Summary: "American Sniper meets Jaws: The gripping true account of the Champawat Tiger, the deadliest animal of all time (killer of an astonishing 436 humans), and Jim Corbett, the legendary hunter who brought it down in 1907"--
Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 799.2 HUC
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Summary: Two mischievous twin tiger cubs are born in the jungle but are soon seperated and taken into captivity. One is sold off to the circus and the other becomes the pampered pet of the governor's son. They are reunited years later by an explorer who trains them to be sport fighters and inadvertently forces them to fight each other.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TWO
Summary: A tiger cub has escaped from a reserve in the Sunderbans in West Bengal, India, and Neel, a poor boy from the islands, is determined to find her in order to save her from being captured and sold on the black market by Mr. Gupta and his men.
Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2015
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PER
Summary: During the summer of 69, Elliot Tiber helped start the gay liberation movement and saved the Woodstock Festival from cancellation. But some of the best and most significant events of Tiber s life did not happen until" After Woodstock." In this third volume of his memoirs, following the critically acclaimed "Palm Trees on the Hudson" and his breakout bestseller "Taking Woodstock, " Tiber...
Publisher / Publication Date: Square One 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TIBER, ELLIOT TIB
Summary: Hoping to win a year's worth of free pancakes, Ash and Pikachu go head-to-head against previous champ, Alolan Raichu, in the annual Pokémon Pancake Race.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE LAN
Summary: Early on March 15, 1697, a band of Abenaki warriors in service to the French raided the English frontier village of Haverhill, Massachusetts. Striking swiftly, the Abenaki killed twenty-seven men, women, and children, and took thirteen captives, including thirty-nine-year-old Hannah Duston and her week-old daughter, Martha. A short distance from the village, one of the warriors murdered the...
Publisher / Publication Date: LP, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.2 ATK
Summary: "In April 2013, fifty-year-old Brett Archibald set off with his friends on a dream surf charter trip off the Mentawai Islands of Indonesia. It quickly became a nightmare: in the middle of a storm, suffering from severe food poisoning, Brett leaned overboard--and blacked out. He awoke in the raging sea. No one had seen him fall, and no one heard his shouts for help. He watched his boat sail...
Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2017
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Summary: Kaliyappan struggles with the guilt and implications of the executions he obediently carries out. His son rejects his father's way of life. After Kaliyappan is told to prepare for another hanging, a traveler's story changes their destiny.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN SHA
Summary: "From the beloved Field & Stream everyman, a collection of hilarious, insightful, and moving pieces about a life lived outdoors"--Publisher's website.
Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2014
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 HEA
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEAVEY, BILL HEA
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Summary: A collection of humorous anecdotes, most of which are true, about outdoor life, with an emphasis on fishing and hunting.
Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1987
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 799 SOB
Summary: After a fall during her balance beam routine thirteen-year-old Rachel and her cousin use the magical Sports Illustrated magazines in their grandfather's collection to travel back to the 1976 Olympics to observe Nadia Comăneci's perfect routines--and incidentally meet their grandfather who is covering the Olympics as a sports reporter.
Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone Press imprint 2016
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TER
Summary: Sold to be the eighth wife of a rich and cruel merchant, Safia, also called Raka, tries to escape her fate by telling stories of Farhad the thief, his companion Nitish the white tiger, and their travels across India to retrieve a famous jewel that will save a kidnapped princess from becoming the bride of a demon king.
Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MIC
Summary: Their fate, and the fate of the people they hoped to teach about God, was about to take a tragic turn. Three days after reaching their destination, the two priests were murdered, their livers removed and eaten. Suddenly, after having survived some ten thousand years with virtually no contact with people outside their remote and forbidding land, the last hunter-gatherers in North America were...
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 JEN
Summary: It's December 1997, and a man-eating Siberian tiger is on the prowl outside a remote village in Russia's Far East. The tiger isn't just killing people, it's annihilating them, and a team of men and their dogs must hunt it on foot through the forest in the brutal cold. As the trackers sift through the gruesome remains of the victims, they discover that these attacks aren't random. An absolutely...
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: 599.75 VAI
Summary: Social rights advocate and prominent LGBTQ+ voice on YouTube, Tyler Oakley brings you his first collection of personal essays. For someone who made a career out of over-sharing on the Internet, Tyler has a shocking number of personal mishaps and shenanigans to reveal in his first book: experiencing a legitimate rage blackout in a Cheesecake Factory; negotiating a tense stand-off with a White...
Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2015
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Summary: Celebrates the pleasures to be found in camping, hunting, and fishing.
Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 1982
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.5 MCM
Summary: "A poignant, surreal, and fearlessly honest look at growing up on one of the most secretive weapons installations on earth, by a young woman who came of age with missiles. The China Lake missile range is located in a huge stretch of the Mojave Desert, about the size of the state of Delaware. It was created during the Second World War, and has always been shrouded in secrecy. But people who make...
Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Piper 2018
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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
Summary: A memoir by a noted food writer and cookbook author shares the story of growing up in 1960s suburban England, remembering his childhood through the food in his family's pantry and the development of his own culinary talents.
Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2004