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Summary: Tells the story of Oblio, a round-headed boy living in the land of "Point," where everything and everybody has one. Oblio, along with his trusty dog, Arrow, is banished to the Pointless Forest. Once there, the adventure begins. The tale is narrated by Ringo Starr and includes songs written and sung by Harry Nilsson.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MVD Visual 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Rose, Emily

Summary: Introduces young readers on how to grow their social awareness with examples of how their actions affects others around them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J Emo Intel Rose

Honders, Christine

Summary: It's impossible to know exactly what other people are thinking, but if a person has perspective, it can be much easier to have an idea of those thoughts. This volume introduces students to the idea of perspective-taking, or seeing things from another person's point of view. Students will learn that perspective-taking can help them build better relationships with friends and family. They will be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 302 HON

Glassner, Barry.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Partners Pub. Corp. 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 152.46 GLA

Rosling, Hans

Summary: "When asked simple questions about global trends--what percentage of the world's population live in poverty; why the world's population is increasing; how many girls finish school -- we systematically get the answers wrong. So wrong that a chimpanzee choosing answers at random will consistently outguess teachers, journalists, Nobel laureates, and investment bankers. Professor and TED presenter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.9 ROS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 155.9 ROS

Todorov, Alexander B

Summary: " We make up our minds about others after seeing their faces for a fraction of a second--and these snap judgments predict all kinds of important decisions. For example, politicians who simply look more competent are more likely to win elections. Yet the character judgments we make from faces are as inaccurate as they are irresistible; in most situations, we would guess more accurately if we...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Abramsky, Sasha

Summary: "Why does a disease that killed only a handful of Americans like ebola provoke panic, but the flu-which kills tens of thousands each year-is dismissed with a yawn? Why is an unarmed young black woman who knocks on a stranger's front door to ask for help after her car breaks down perceived to be so threatening that the stranger shoots her dead? In Jumping at Shadows, Sasha Abramsky sets his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nation Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302 ABR

Gosling, Sam.

Summary: A provocative look at how our private spaces--from boardroom to bedroom--reveal our personalities. For ten years psychologist Sam Gosling has been studying how people project (and protect) their inner selves. By exploring our private worlds (desks, bedrooms, even our clothes and our cars), he shows not only how we showcase our personalities in unexpected--and unplanned--ways, but also how we...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.91 GOS

Levine, Michael

Contents: Broken windows in business -- Can McDonald's be saved? -- Obsession and compulsion -- How the mighty have fallen -- Expectation vs. reality -- Branding and broken windows -- The employee as broken window -- Why Krispy Kreme is better than Dunkin' Donuts (and vice versa) -- Fly the what skies? -- Doing it right -- Do you Google? -- Broken wires : broken windows on the Net -- The public, watchdog...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 659.2 LEV

Levine, Robert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BasicBooks 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304.23 LEV

Wilson, Timothy D.

Summary: A psychologist proposes techniques to tweak and reframe internal self-narratives to lead healthy, more productive lives and discusses the best way to recover from trauma and explains why self-help books may make you feel less happy after reading them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.25 WIL

Lancaster, Jen

Summary: Every day, Americans are bombarded with terrifying news about crime, the environment, politics, and the health consequences of the foods we've been enjoying for years. We're judged by social media users, pressured into maintaining a perfect home, and expected to base our self-worth on retweets, faves, likes, and followers. Our collective FOMO (fear of missing out), and the disparity between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little a 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.4 LAN

Bach, Mette

Summary: Freyja, leader of her school's Gay-Straight Alliance, has always identified as a lesbian when she starts volunteering at the local food bank, she learns about food justice and begins to develop feelings for her male team leader, Sanjay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Keplinger, Kody.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper starts sleeping with Wesley Rush, a notorious womanizer who disgusts her, in order to distract her from her personal problems, and to her surprise, the two of them find they have a lot in common and are able to help each other find more productive ways to deal with their difficulties.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Fridland, Valerie

Summary: In Language and Society: What Your Speech Says About You, sociolinguist Valerie Fridland of the University of Nevada, Reno guides you in a wide-ranging voyage into the extraordinary world of our language, with a penetrating focus on the multiple ways in which societies and language intersect. In these 24 highly engaging lectures, you'll look closely at the different facets of language and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 809 Fri
Call number: DVD 809 Fri

Summary: Dr. Cal Lightman is a psychologist whose uncanny ability to read the truth behind people's facial expressions and body language makes him the world's foremost deception expert. Aided by Dr. Gillian Foster, FBI Agent Ben Reynolds, and a dedicated team of investigators, Lightman faces new lies, new cases, and new challenges, including a murder suspect with multiple personalities, a terrifying...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LIE

Summary: Complete your collection with this thrilling and compelling third and final season. The world's foremost expert on detecting lies and deception, returns as he and his brilliant investigative team take on their most intriguing cases to date, ranging from museum heists and kidnappings to mysterious cults and murder. Featuring exclusive deleted scenes found only on DVD, the thought-provoking and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LIE

Hill, Marc Lamont

Summary: "A riveting exploration of how the power of visual media over the last few years has shifted the narrative on race and reignited the push towards justice by the New York Times bestselling author of the "worthy and necessary" (The New York Times) Nobody, Marc Lamont Hill, and the bestselling author and acclaimed journalist Todd Brewster. With his signature "clear and courageous" (Cornel West)...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 303.3 HIL

Graham, Heather

Summary: Raina Hamish suddenly has a terrifying vision of a murdered corpse in the Everglades. Special Agent Axel Tiger will nurture Raina's abilities to find the killer, but it will put her directly in the crosshairs.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Audio 2020

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Gra

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