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Sinise, Gary

Summary: As a kid in suburban Chicago, Gary Sinise was more interested in sports and rock 'n' roll than reading or schoolwork. But when he impulsively auditioned for a school production of West Side Story, he found his purpose -- or so it seemed. Within a few years, Gary and a handful of friends created what became one of the most exciting and important new theater companies in America. From its humble...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nelson Books, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2019

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Steinbeck, John

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Summary: Tells a story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers, who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife. Tragic tale of a retarded man and the friend who loves and tries to protect him. With illustrations from the movie starring John Malkovich and Gary Sinise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1993

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.52 STE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Steinbeck 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Horner, James.

Contents: Main title -- One small step (Dialogue spoken by Walter Cronkite and Neil Armstrong) -- Night train / James Brown -- Groovin' / Young Rascals -- Somebody to love / Jefferson Airplane -- I can see for miles / The Who -- Purple haze / Jimi Hendrix ; Launch control -- All systems go: the launch ; Welcome to Apollo 13 (Dialogue spoken by Tom Hanks) -- Spirit in the sky / Norman Greenbaum -- House...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Soundtracks 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM APO

Mace, Nancy L.

Summary: Originally published in 1981, The 36-Hour Day was the first book of its kind. Thirty years later, with dozens of other books on the market, it remains the definitive guide for people caring for someone with dementia. Now in a new and updated edition, this best-selling book features thoroughly revised chapters on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Johns Hopkins University Press 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 616.8 MAC

Haney, Bill

Summary: A memoir containing chapters on Elmore Leonard, Ernie Harwell, Sue Marx, Lt. Milo Radulovich, Joe Dumars, Denise Ilitch, J.P. McCarthy, Carl Oglesby, Jennifer Granholm, Jack Kevorkian, George Pierrot, Tom Wilson, Charlie Gehringer, Ron Monchak, Bill Davidson, and Ed Cole.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seattle Book Company 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 HAN

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 HAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 920 HAN

Mace, Nancy L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 618 Mac

42 holds on 11 copies

Summary: After Mary Poppins departed London, Jane and Michael Banks grew up into loving and responsible adults. When Michael becomes a single father of three children after the death of his wife, Mary Poppins revisits the Cherry Tree Lane home again to try to help Michael and his family cope and move beyond their grief. Time passes quickly for most normal mortals. Mary Poppins has never been normal....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2019

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Giuffre, Katherine Anne

Summary: The Drunken Spelunker’s Guide to Plato is based on Plato’s Allegory of the Cave from The Republic. In this novel, the Cave is a dank basement bar in the small Southern town of Waterville, overflowing with cheap beer, good blues, and local oddballs. There’s Vera, the tough but tender owner; Pancho, the philosophical piano tuner; Billy Joe, the former rising star back home after a stop in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John F. Blair, Publisher 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIU

Mace, Nancy L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Johns Hopkins University Press 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.196 Mace 2006

Nielsen, Susin

Summary: When some bullies at his new school almost kill him by slipping a peanut into his sandwich, friendless nerd Ambrose, forced to be home-schooled by his overprotective mother, coerces his neighbor Cosmo into taking him to the West Side Scrabble Club, where people accept him for who he is.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC NIE

Summary: V. 1, For the love of boys. Ito Keita has one thing in his favor: luck! He's just landed a special invitation to attend Bell Liberty Academy for Boys, an exclusive high school for the most privileged, most talented, and most beautiful: words that don't describe Keita at all. What's behind his mysterious invitation?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anime Works 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME GAK

Levine, Adele.

Summary: "M*A*S*H meets Scrubs in a sharply observant, absurdly funny, inspiring, and totally unique debut memoir from a physical therapist at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the birthplace of physical therapy and the world leader in prosthetic rehabilitation for injured war veterans"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 LEVINE, ADELE LEV

Messner, Kate

Summary: Believing his long-absent father is missing and leaving clues behind through geocaching, Zig, thirteen, relies on his love of electronics, a garage sale GPS unit, and his best friend, Gianna, to search for answers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Reichs, Kathy.

Summary: "The Virals must find a geocache concealing a bomb--and the clock is ticking."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2013

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Reichs 2013

Potter, Alexandra.

Summary: Emily Albright, 29, a New York bookstore manager, who half-seriously blames Jane Austen's Fitzwilliam Darcy for her abysmal dating life: Darcy sets the bar too high. As Christmas approaches, Emily, to avoid a holiday with co-worker Stella, signs up for a tour of Darcy territory, lighting out, amusingly, with a gaggle of gray-haired Darcy maniacs. As the tour group weaves in and out of Darcy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POT

Summary: Take an electrifying journey into the unexplored territory of our culture's dark side, and get an up-close and powerfully personal perspective on some of the most savage serial killers in the history of law enforcement.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E 2000

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Smith, Rachelle Lee

Summary: A photographic essay that explores a wide spectrum of experiences told from the perspective of a diverse group of young people, ages 14-24, identifying as queer (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning), Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus presents portraits without judgment or stereotype by eliminating environmental influence with a stark white backdrop. This backdrop acts as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PM Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 307.7 SMI

Pelzer, David J.

Summary: [This book] is [an] account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played torturous, unpredictable games - games that left him nearly dead. He had to learn how to play his mother's games in order to survive because she no longer considered...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Health Communications 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PELZER, DAVE PEL

Gerrold, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GER

Summary: An intimate glimpse into the harsh world of urban motherhood. Zelda is one of five "disreputable" women who meet in the late afternoon to throw back half-priced drink specials and complain uninhibitedly about life, libidos and lactation. When her best friend moves in after a near-fatal overdose, Zelda is forced to decide whether to change her lifestyle or remain trapped by the illusions of youth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2002

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MAR

Sanders, Rob

Summary: Traces the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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Zombie, Zack

Summary: "This time Zombie is up against some of the meanest and scariest mob bullies at school. Will he be able to stop the mob bullies from terrorizing him and his friends, and make it back in one piece? Jump into this Minecraft adventure and find out!"--Page [4] cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zack Zombie Publishing LLC 2015

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Gerrold, David

Summary: Gerrold, a science fiction writer from California, adopts a son who has a slight behavioral problem. He believes himself to be a Martian. Gerrold begins the long, involving work of trying to earn the acceptance of Dennis, a hyperactive eight-year-old who desperately wants a father's love, but is so insecure he feels he must be an alien. Gerrold's memoir of the first two years with Dennis ends...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audiobooks 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GER

Summary: Film contains conversations between two old friends as they wander along paths and trails of central California coast. Gary Snyder and Jim Harrison debate the pros and cons of everything from Google to Zen Kōans. Includes archival materials and commentaries from Snyder's literary contemporaries, friends, and intimates.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: San Simeon Films 2010

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