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Summary: Follows the lives of eight young Americans who share one goal: to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. The Bee is as intense a competition as any Olympic match, for both the spellers and their families. The unbearable pressure becomes even more extraordinary when it is felt by ordinary teenagers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SPE

Katschke, Judy.

Summary: Charlie Brown faces another disaster at school when he enters the spelling bee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE KAT

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE KAT

Enderle, Adrienne

Summary: Dandy is already worried about the fifth grade spelling bee, because his family has a history of winning--and once it starts, things keep going wrong, and his best friend Malcolm realizes that the contest is being haunted and the boys need to find out why and banish the specter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2016

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Bates, Katharine Lee

Summary: Provides a history and words to four verses of the song, "America the Beautiful," as well as simple instructions for making a patriotic garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2003

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Harvill, Stephen J.

Summary: "What exactly sets the top producers apart from their peers? After spending a year interviewing 175 sales superstars from seven different industries, [Harvill] found twenty-one distinct behaviors of successful salespeople. Organized by these best practices and filled with hundreds more tips, stories, and takeaways, 21 Secrets of Million-Dollar Sellers reveals how you can improve in every aspect...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 HAR

Peschke, M. (Marci)

Summary: Kylie Jean is studying hard for the spelling bee at school, but she keeps getting distracted by the kitten that she and her cousin Lucy found.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PES

Berenstain, Stan

Summary: "Sister Bear has made it to the school spelling bee! Papa Bear is very proud and excited to help her practice ... and practice ... and practice ... But will all of this p-r-a-c-t-i-c-e take all of the f-u-n out of spelling for Sister?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperfestival 2007

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Kirby, Stan.

Summary: Captain Awesome is up against Miss Stinky Pinky in the second grade spelling bee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC KIR

Bloch, Robert

Contents: Psycho -- Psycho II -- Psycho house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wings Books 1993

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BLO

Shannon, David

Summary: Mizz Lizzie is the busiest bee in town, and she is determined to win the school spelling contest--but after studying all night she falls asleep during the contest, and when she finally wakes up she realizes that she has to learn to stop and smell the flowers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Shannon 2017

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SHA

Thomas, William G.

Summary: The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 THO

Willis, Gerri.

Contents: The rules -- Buying. How much house can you afford?; Assess the market; Picking a real estate agent; Choosing a mortgage lender; Avoiding mortgage fraud; Narrowing your search; Finding the right house; Choosing the right mortgage; Negotiating the deal; Surviving the closing -- Maintaining. Managing your equity; Going green; Curb appeal: your yard and garden; Maintaining your investment --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.12 WIL

Spelling, Candy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SPELLING, CANDY SPE

Farrell, Mary Cronk

Summary: Traces the life of Fannie Sellins, a union activist who traveled the nation promoting fair wages and decent working and living conditions for workers in the garment and mining industries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 SEL

Woodward, Bob

Summary: Woodward examines the struggle between President Obama and the United States Congress to manage federal spending and tax policy for the three and one half years between 2009 and the summer of 2012. More than half the book focuses on the intense 44-day crisis in June and July 2011 when the United States came to the brink of a potentially catastrophic default on its debt.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 338.973 WOO

Girard, Joe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.85 GIR

DeBenedetti, Christian.

Summary: Presents a guide to more than four hundred microbreweries, beer-focused restaurants and bars, and beer festivals in the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 647.9573 DEB

Garton-Good, Julie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dearborn Trade 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643.12 GAR

Summary: "I.O.U.S.A. tells the story of America in debt. Faced with key deficits in budget, savings, trade and leadership, increased foreign competition and ballooning financial obligations, the federal government is critically overextended. With the economy already in shambles, 78 million baby boomers are now expecting retirement benefits from their indebted federal government. Weaving together...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Home Video 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC I.O.U.

Summary: Spalding Gray performs a monologue that mostly recounts his trip to Southeast Asia to create the role of the U.S. Ambassador's aide in the 1984 Oscar-winning film The Killing Fields.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY SWI

Beck, Glenn.

Summary: Beck briefly surveys more than two centures of American political history to describe how the country has been "broken"--Spiritually, politically, and financially--and advocates a return to core values to restore America's economic and spiritual health.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 320.973 BEC

Raff McCaulau, Lily.

Summary: "A beautifully written and contrarian narrative about what it means to hunt in America today"--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 639 RAF

Hyman, Tony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Treasure Hunt Publications 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.1 HYM

Summary: "Frontline investigates the causes of the worst economic crisis in 70 years and how the government responded. [The film] chronicles the inside stories of the Bear Stearns deal, the Lehman Brothers' collapse, the propping up of insurance giant AIG and the $700 billion bailout. The film examines what Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke didn't see, couldn't...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Educational Foundation 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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