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Summary: Follows the mischievous antics of grade-schooler Ramona Quimby as she and her sister Beezus learn that anything is possible when you have self-confidence and can rely on each other.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY RAM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD R

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD RAM RATED G

Summary: Lessons from professional drummer Tommy Igoe to get any beginner started on drums.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Hudson Music 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 786.9 GET

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Thirteen-year old Ben Malone is the son of the head groundskeeper at the exclusive golf club, Strongwood, a course Ben has never played because they cannot afford the fee--but when his best friend puts up the money to enter him in a junior tournament at the club, Ben is forced to confront his own lack of confidence (and his wicked slice).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone Imprint 2018

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Maddox, Jake

Summary: Tam is new to the cheer squad, and from the first day of practice Maren, the squad captain, seems determined to make her look unprepared and incompetent--but with the backing of a new friend she finally finds the courage to stand up to the bullying.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

King, A. S. (Amy Sarig)

Summary: Overburdened by his parents' bickering and a bully's attacks, fifteen-year-old Lucky Linderman begins dreaming of being with his grandfather, who went missing during the Vietnam War, but during a visit to Arizona, his aunt and uncle and their beautiful neighbor, Ginny, help him find a new perspective.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC KIN

Maddox, Jake

Summary: When eighth grade basketball player Shaena suffers a concussion in a game, she finds herself sidelined two weeks before the big game--and as she watches her team practice with the new freshman player, Shaena, who is used to being the star, starts to worry that by the time she recovers she will no longer be needed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Jake is a top scorer on the Tyndall Tigers, in fact you might say that basketball is in his blood, but when it comes to free throws he has a problem--he gets nervous and cannot seem to make them in a game situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Highstein, Max

Summary: This seven-lesson stress relief meditation program will make your car a stress-free sanctuary. Use it as you drive to work, run errands or undergo a long drive to visit relatives. If you're a stressed driver, or could just use a break from your daily worries.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Johnson, Lauren (Lauren Amanda)

Summary: Joe joins his school's basketball team, but finds that the players are disorganized and lacking in discipline--so he sets out to use the skills he has learned in kung fu to bring the other players together as a functioning team.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 JOH

Kane, Kim

Summary: A young fox named Ginger Green loves to invite friends over to her house to play, but her new friend Skye is very shy and Skye's father comes with her, which is a little weird--but after awhile Skye gains enough confidence to encourage him to leave her alone with Ginger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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Bowe, Julie

Summary: Victoria Torres is new to middle school and she decides that being a cheerleader is the key to popularity--but the competition is stiff, especially since it includes the awful, bossy Annelise and even with the support of her best friend, Bea, Victoria needs to work on both her cartwheels and her confidence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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Weschcke, Carl Llewellyn

Summary: Dreams fascinate the mind and the imagination, and now those dreams can be harnessed to enrich daily life through the power of intentional dreaming. Written in part by Louis Culling and completed by Carl Llewellyn Weschcke, Dream ESP is the key to creating a partnership between your subconscious and conscious self.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Llewellyn Publications 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 135 WES

Gilbert, Elizabeth

3 holds on 6 copies

Summary: "Coming September 22nd From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love: the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life you've dreamed of. Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert's books for years. Now this beloved author digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity. With...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153 GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153 GIL

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153 GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 153.3 GIL

Watts, Naomi

Summary: Tells the story of Princess Diana's secret love affair with Pakistani heart surgeon Hasnat Khan during the last two years of her life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: E1 Entertainment 2014

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD DIA RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE DIA

Sokol, Leslie

Summary: Self-confidence shapes the way you see the world. When you have healthy self-esteem, it helps you move through life and boosts your resilience against stress. On the other hand, negative thinking has negative consequences: low self-esteem and self-doubt can hold you and back and lead to self-sabotage, along with an increased risk of anxiety, depression, and self-destructive behaviors. With The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 155 SOK

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Eighth-grader Tamaya Jackson is captain on her gymnastics team, but she sometimes feels like her coach spends a lot more time with the other gymnasts, and that she is expected to do more with less help--and an interview with the local TV station only makes matters worse when it focuses on her and makes her teammates jealous, so somehow Tamaya and the others must pull it all together because a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Eighth-grader Ellie is a veteran on her volleyball team, but this year she is frustrated because she is having trouble with her footwork, and she hopes that getting involved with coaching the younger girls in the newly organized after-school group at the Boys and Girls Club will help her work through her problems--besides, it is fun and she was instrumental in setting it up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Maddox, Jake

Summary: When wide receiver Ethan drops a touchdown pass and his team loses the game, he starts to doubt his own abilities, but as the next game approaches he realizes that he has to do what his father and coaches are telling him to do--stop obsessing about failure and get back to playing confident football.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Blume, Lesley M. M.

Summary: Eleven-year-old Cornelia lives in New York City and is the daughter of world-famous pianists--a legacy that should feel fabulous, but instead feels just plain lonely. She surrounds herself with dictionaries and other books to isolate herself from the outside world. But when a glamorous writer named Virginia Somerset moves next door with her servant Patel and mischievous French bulldog named...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Blume 2008

De Azevedo, Julie

Summary: "Many women find it difficult to stand up for themselves, but for women who are prone to anxiety and avoidance, it is especially difficult. Grounded in attachment theory, this is an essential guide to help women identify their thoughts and feelings, balance their emotions, communicate their needs, and set healthy boundaries to improve their lives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.2 DEA

Dongweck, James

Summary: A gnome builds a strange device on the edge of the Uncrossable Canyon despite criticism from creatures of the forest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Golden Monkey Pub. 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dongweck 2008

Hale, Shannon.

Summary: While attending a strict academy for potential princesses with the other girls from her mountain village, fourteen-year-old Miri discovers unexpected talents and connections to her homeland.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Full Cast Audio 2007

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Jones, Janey

Summary: The Summer Fair is coming up, and Dancer the pony has run away because she does not want to dance, and it is up to the Superfairies to give her confidence--but first they have to catch her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED JON

Jordan, Apple

Summary: Merida, Rapunzel, and Tiana prove that they can accomplish anything if they just believe in themselves and try.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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