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O'Grady, Selina

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In this groundbreaking book, Selina O'Grady examines how and why the post-Christian and the Islamic worlds came to be as tolerant or intolerant as they are. She asks whether tolerance can be expected to heal today's festering wound between these two worlds, or whether something deeper than tolerance is needed. Told through contemporary chronicles, stories and poems, Selina O'Grady takes the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 201.7 O'GR

Troupe, Thomas Kingsley

Summary: Kurby, Risk, and Carma team up to save their mother ship, BeegMumma, from hostile aliens, but must also face prejudices while completing their mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Luchsinger, Dena.

Summary: While being smart and strong are useful traits, loving other people just because God made them is always good.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: JE Spanish Fiction Luchsinger 2007

Applegate, Katherine

Summary: An old red oak tree tells how he and his crow friend, Bongo, help their human neighbors get along after a threat against an immigrant family is carved into the tree's trunk.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD APP

Pitman, Gayle E.

Summary: "Celebrates a diverse community on a Sunday morning at an inclusive church that welcomes all people regardless of age, class, race, gender identity, and sexual orientation. Come to the church for all!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PIT

Chung, Arree

Summary: Each believing that their hue is the best, the three primary colors live in separate parts of the city until Yellow and Blue meet, fall in love, and decide to mix.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE CHU

Summary: This remarkable story from the past is especially timely today. Filmed in Cordoba, Granada, Seville, and Toledo, this film retraces the 800 years in medieval Spain when Muslims, Christians, and Jews forged a common cultural identity that frequently transcended their religious differences, revealing what made this rare and fruitful collaboration possible, and what ultimately tore it apart.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Voltaire

Summary: Extrait : ""Nous osons croire, à l'honneur du siècle où nous vivons, qu'il n'y a point dans toute l'Europe un seul homme éclairé qui ne regarde la tolérance comme un droit de justice, un devoir proscrit par l'humanité, la conscience, la religion ; une loi nécessaire à la paix et à la prospérité des États.""À PROPOS DES ÉDITIONS LIGARANLes éditions LIGARAN proposent des versions numériques de...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flammarion 1989

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 VOL FRENCH

Applegate, Katherine

Summary: An old red oak tree tells how he and his crow friend, Bongo, help their human neighbors get along after a threat against an immigrant family is carved into the tree's trunk.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC APP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION APP

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC APP

Summary: Two motorcyclists embark on a coast-to-coast odyssey in search of the real United States. They encounter hippies and prostitutes, make friends with an alcoholic small town lawyer, take drugs, and are harassed and attacked by rednecks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Contains interviews with some of the protesters. In May of 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. asked black people of Birmingham, Alabama to go to jail in the cause of racial equality. The adults were afraid to go to jail and so the school children marched and over 5000 of them were arrested. This lead to President Kennedy sponsoring the 1964 Civil Rights Act and the march on Washington. Portions of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Southern Poverty Law Center 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Applegate, Katherine

Summary: "Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Red is the neighborhood "wishtree" -- people write their wishes on pieces of cloth and tie them to Red's branches. Along with a crow named Bongo and other animals who seek refuge in Red's hollows, this wishtree watches over the neighborhood. You might say Red has seen it all. Until a new family moves in. Not everyone is welcoming, and Red's experience...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2017

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Bunch, Ted

Summary: "Packed with 100 inspiring, creative, fun challenges for boys, this project from violence-prevention organization A Call to Men answers parents' cries for building healthy manhood, respect, and emotional awareness in their sons. This collection of 100 original dares will help boys expand their worldview, inspire more respect toward girls and non-binary kids, and generally develop a healthier...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 170.8 BUN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 302.4 BUN

Hanson, Anders

Summary: Shows how to be tolerant and respectful of the differences in others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305 HAN

Lennon, John

Summary: Illustrates, through the eyes of a little pigeon, John Lennon's song about imagining a world at peace, in which people of all sorts live as one. Includes afterword about peace, freedom, and Amnesty International.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in partnership with Amnesty International 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LEN

McAneney, Caitie

Summary: "We live in a diverse world, full of people who look different from each other, believe in different things, and have different customs and abilities. This book dives into the important social and emotional learning skill of appreciating diversity, which is a part of the larger core concept of social awareness. Readers will learn how to recognize, accept, and celebrate the differences between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.8 MCA

Steiner, Jeanette

Summary: Quasimodo, the kindhearted and deformed bell-ringer of Notre Dame, struggles to gain acceptance into society as he tries to help his friend escape from a vicious government minister.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC DIS

Barss, Karen.

Summary: Feeling jealous when Helen and Alice make a big fuss over a new kitten that has moved into the neighborhood, Martha finds her anti-cat resolve wavering when the endearing young feline begins following her around in an attempt to make friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE MAR

Gruwell, Erin.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 305.235 Gru

Luciani, Brigitte.

Summary: Having lost their home, a fox and her daughter move in with a badger and his three children, but when the youngsters throw a big party hoping to prove that they are incompatible, their plan backfires.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Meiners, Cheri J.

Summary: Demonstrates ways to accept and value people that are different for various reasons, including skin color, religious background, and abilities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Spirit Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 158.2 MEI

Phelps-Roper, Megan

Summary: The activist and TED speaker Phelps-Roper reveals her life growing up in the most hated family in America. Rich with suspense and thoughtful reflection, her life story exposes the dangers of black-and-white thinking and the need for true humility in a time of angry polarization. At the age of five, Phelps-Roper began protesting homosexuality and other alleged vices alongside fellow members of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PHELPS-ROPER, MEGAN PHE

Rania

Summary: Best friends Lily and Salma disagree over their preferred foods, but after trading sandwiches to see how they taste, the girls change their minds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Hyperion Books 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Ran

Salguero, Andrés.

Summary: Latin Grammy Award-winning children's musical duo 123 Andrés brings us a bilingual friendship song in board book form!--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: JE SPANISH SAL

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