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Redux, Aisha

Summary: "A first-generation American from New York City, Aisha Redux uses her bold voice and unique point of view in this provocative collection. Weaving together contemporary Black urban culture, traditional African religion, and modern tenets of Islam, she shares her life experiences, astute observations, and evolving belief system. Through the lens of race, culture, gender, sexuality and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Street Noise Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 921 RED

Sabatini Sloan, Aisha

Summary: "In Borealis, Aisha Sabatini Sloan writes about a solitary summer visit to Alaska, observing glaciers, shorelines, mountains, bald eagles, and herself. As she studies her surroundings, the myth of Alaska-excitement, exploration, possibility-is complicated by boredom and isolation, and her attempts to set down place in writing are suffused with nostalgia and anxiety. The first title commissioned...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coffee House Press 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814 SAB

Wilson, Seán Michael

Summary: "Tells the story of Minamata disease, a debilitating and sometimes fatal condition caused by the Chisso chemical factory's careless release of methylmercury into the waters of the coastal community of Minamata in southern Japan. First identified in 1956, it became a hot topic in Japan in the 1970s and 80s, growing into an iconic struggle between people versus corporations and government...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Bridge Press 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 615.9 WIL

Summary: An amazing 53-day journey spanning 12,000 kilometers from Istanbujl, Turkey to Xian, China. Follow the riders as they travel the roads and tracks of the ancient traders and their caravans.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Riders. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV SIL

Batchelor, Bob

Summary: "On the 100th anniversary of The Volstead Act comes the epic, definitive story of the man who cracked the Prohibition system, became one of the world's richest criminal masterminds, and helped inspire The Great Gatsby"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC BAT

Summary: "Brought to life by director Daniel Junge, this is a tale of brilliant innovations, colossal failures and ego-driven rivalries akin to Steve Jobs versus Bill Gates. It is a 50-year-long, multi-generation epic featuring corporate coups, industrial espionage, secret burial grounds and the promise of unimaginable riches just one cartridge away. The only constant through the saga is this: just when...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC GAM

Manzini, Antonio

Summary: "It's the bitterly cold spring season in alpine Aosta, and a girl has been kidnapped. Chiara Berguet, daughter of the owners of a local construction firm, was targeted thanks to the sizeable debt her parents owe. But like many a best-laid plan, a blown tire causes the crime to go haywire as the kidnappers' van skids off the road and crashes into a pair of larch trees. Both the driver and his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAN

Tyler, Aisha.

Summary: "On the wildly popular podcast "Girl on Guy," comedian and actress Aisha Tyler asks her guests to recount moments from their lives when they've done something boneheaded, ill conceived, dangerous, or just plain stupid...to themselves. In Self-Inflicted Wounds, Aisha turns the lens on herself-recounting her most egregious mistakes--to hilarious result. Laugh out loud funny, and totally...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: It Books, an Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TYLER, AISHA TYL

Koufman, Jamie

Summary: Reflux is not only uncomfortable and inconvenient, it’s dangerous. If left untreated, reflux can wreak havoc on a child’s ears, nose, throat, airways, lungs and digestive system. Our successful reflux rehabilitation program is a platform for change, with the long-term goal of health maintenance and disease prevention. And, for overweight children, another benefit of this book’s reflux program...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katalitix Media 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.92 KOU

Tyler, Aisha.

Summary: self-inflicted wound (n): a spectacularly humiliating, and often hilarious, incident entirely of one's own making. see also: you did it to yourself. Have you ever made a decision you instantly regretted? Humiliated yourself in a room of your peers, or shamed yourself in front of your massive crush? Ever blown a job interview, frozen during a presentation, acted like a total idiot on a date?...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

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Cooper, Elisha.

Summary: "The award-winning children's book author confronts a new world when faced with his daughter's illness in this frank, moving, and beautiful memoir. Elisha Cooper spends his mornings writing and illustrating children's books, his afternoons playing with his two daughters. The phrase he hates most is "throw like a girl," so he teaches them to climb trees and play ball. But when he discovers a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COOPER, ELISHA COO

Summary: Harsha Bhogle can talk about the business side of cricket, the technicalities of the game, and the psychology of the players with equal authority. In this TEDTalk, Bhogle - one of the game's premier commentators - looks at the emergence of fast-paced 20-20 cricket, a global phenomenon that parallels the rise of modern India. He traces the game from its English roots to the current world of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: "A groundbreaking approach to healthy eating featuring 75 delicious original low-fat recipes"--Cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Reflux Cookbooks, L.L.C. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.1 KOU

Algeo, Matthew.

Summary: Recounts the summer of 1893 when President Grover Cleveland disappeared for five days, covering up a surgery to remove cancer from his palate and jaw.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CLEVELAND, GROVER ALG

Stevens, Peter F.

Summary: Discusses how the family of Commander Jim Abele found the long lost USS Grunion, a Naval submarine that disappeared in 1942.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regnery History 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5451 STE

Aviv, Jonathan E.

Summary: "A groundbreaking program by one of the nation's leading experts on acid reflux to help the millions of diagnosed and undiagnosed sufferers identify the silent, potentially deadly symptoms and provide them with a proven 28-day eating plan to stop acid damage in its tracks"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.3 Aviv 2017

Linehan, Marsha

Summary: Marsha Linehan tells the story of her journey from suicidal teenager to world-renowned developer of the life-saving behavioral therapy DBT, using her own struggle to develop life skills for others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LINEHAN, MARSHA LIN

Shrady, Nicholas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 725 SHR

Blanchot, Denis.

Summary: Spot it! A game of observation and quick reflexes. 5 games in 1.

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: Asmodee 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Games, Call number: J GAME PIXAR SPOT IT

Summary: The Video Game Years is Here! The exclusive RetrowareTV.com show that examines the history, culture and oddities of video game history. It will have you learning, laughing and scratching your head as we examine all that transpired in your favorite hobby's past. Time to laugh, learn and reminisce about those glorious Video Game Years. The Video Game Years: Volume 3 takes on the rise and fall of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV VID

Rodriguez, Jorge E.

Summary: "A full-color cookbook and health guide for heartburn sufferers that presents lifestyle recommendations, dietary guidelines, and 100 gourmet recipes to alleviate the symptoms of acid reflux. Millions of Americans suffer from acid reflux--and although medication can bring short-term relief, over time, drugs may have serious health consequences. In this combination cookbook and health guide, Dr....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5631 ROD

Carle, Chris.

Summary: Street Fighter took the video gaming world by storm in the mid-1980s; more than 127 million copies and hundreds of imitators later, the series continues to be one of the most beloved and successful video game franchises of all time. In this official history, legendary game developer Capcom opens its vault to tell the complete story of Street Fighter. Original text and interviews with the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 793 CAR

Matar, Hisham

Summary: "In 2012, after the overthrow of Qaddafi, the acclaimed novelist Hisham Matar journeys to his native Libya after an absence of thirty years. When he was twelve, Matar and his family went into political exile. Eight years later Matar's father, a former diplomat and military man turned brave political dissident, was kidnapped from the streets of Cairo by the Libyan government and is believed to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 823.92 MAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MATAR, HISHAM MAT

Magee, Elaine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Page Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.32 MAG

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