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Tyson, Neil deGrasse

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Summary: Tyson shares 101 letters from people across the globe who have sought him out in search of scientific answers. A luminous companion to the phenomenal bestseller Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has attracted one of the world's largest online followings with his fascinating, widely accessible insights into science and our universe. Now, Tyson invites us to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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Krull, Kathleen

Summary: "A picture-book biography on science superstar Neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2018

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

Berne, Jennifer

Summary: "A biography of famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and awe-inspiring facts about our universe"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 TYS

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

Summary: In this program, host Neil deGrasse Tyson explores such provocative questions as: would “ETs” resemble us or the creatures of science fiction? Are there “aliens” already amongst us on Planet Earth - brainy creatures whose intelligence is very different from our own? And are planets on which life can flourish rare or common in our universe?

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2004

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Cassady, Neal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 CAS

Glick, Daniel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Public Affairs 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.16 GLI

Cassady, Neal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blast Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.92 CAS

McNees, Kelly O'Connor

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Summary: In 1932, New York City, top reporter Lorena "Hick" Hickok starts each day with a front page byline--and finishes it swigging bourbon and planning her next big scoop. But an assignment to cover FDR's campaign--and write a feature on his wife, Eleanor--turns Hick's hard-won independent life on its ear. Soon her work, and the secret entanglement with the new first lady, will take her from New York...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCN

Grushkin, Paul.

Summary: Presents a look at the relationship between fans and the Grateful Dead as illustrated in the decorated envelopes, artifacts and memorabilia received from them. Includes illustrations arranged by theme.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Voyageur Press 2011

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 782.42 GRU

Winston, Keith

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 1995

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 940.5481 WIN

Simpson, John

Summary: In corners of the globe where fault lines seethe into bloodshed and civil war, foreign correspondents have, since the early nineteenth century, been engaged in uncovering the latest news and--despite obstacles bureaucratic, political, and violent--reporting it by whatever means available. It's a working life that is difficult, exciting, and glamorous. These stories from the last two hundred...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SIMPSON, JOHN SIM

Summary: "A volume covering four of Earth's mountain regions, including Mount Everest, the Teton Range, Kilimanjaro, and Chimborazo"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer company 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 NAT

Wankel, JoEllen

Summary: One of the great things about painting your nails is the ability to express yourself on ten tiny canvases that go everywhere you go. Even better is the fact that these canvases can be wiped clean and re-decorated on a regular basis. You can choose what art you practice and how you portray yourself to the world. This book will help you to use your nails to show the world something about who you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eldorado Ink 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 644 WAN

Crum, Laura.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRU

Cronkite, Walter

Summary: Walter Cronkite, a giant in American journalism in the vanguard of "The Greatest Generation," reveals his World War II experiences in this fascinating book. Cronkite married Betsy Maxwell on March 30, 1940, following a four-year courtship. She proved to be the love of his life, and their marriage lasted happily until her death in 2005. But before they celebrated their second anniversary, he...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Bennitt, John.

Summary: "In 1862 at the age of thirty-two, physician John Bennitt of Centerville, Michigan, joined the 19th Michigan Infantry Regiment as an assistant surgeon and remained in military service until the end of the war. During this time, Bennitt wrote more than two hundred letters home to his wife and daughters. In them he shared his careful and detailed observations of army life, including dramatic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.775 BEN

Olsson, Karen

Summary: "A biography of Simone Weil's brilliant mathematician brother, André, and a memoir of the author's own fascination with math."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 510.92 OLS

Hughes, Langston

Summary: Presents a collection of letters exchanged over the course of four decades between poet Langston Hughes and his mentor, Carl Van Vechten, offering an incisive look at current events and issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5209 HUG

Edwards, Roberta.

Summary: A biography that introduces youngsters to Neil Armstrong, the first man to step foot on the Moon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2008

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

Chandler, Elizabeth Margaret

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 326.8 CHA

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Summary: Lucifer Morningstar has decided he's had enough of being the dutiful servant in Hell and decides to spend some time on Earth to better understand humanity. He settles in Los Angeles - the City of Angels.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment 2018

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Adams, John

Contents: Love sweetens life, October 1762-July 1774 -- The decisive day is come, August 1774-December 1775 -- We are determined to foment a rebelion, January-October 1776 -- Kind providence has preserved to me a life, January-November 1777 -- I cast my thoughts across the Atlantick, February 1778-April 1782 -- A signal tryumph, July 1782-March 1788 -- The most insignificant office, December 1788-January...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.440 Adams

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.4 ADA

Edwards, Harold W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melville House Pub. 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920.041 AID

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence.

Summary: "In 1969, Allen Ginsberg wrote to his friend, fellow poet, and publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti, "Alas, telephone destroys letters!" Fortunately, however, by then the two had already exchanged a treasure trove of personal correspondence, and more than anyother documents, their letters-intimate, opinionated, and action-packed-reveal the true nature of their lifelong friendship and creative...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: City Lights Publishers 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 FER