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Pryor, Kimberley Jane.

Summary: "Discusses what values are and how doing your best can help you"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 PRY

Amoroso, Cynthia.

Summary: Defines thankfulness by presenting situations which it is important to be thankful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 AMO

Savage, Michael

Summary: Argues that progressives and radical Islamists are working toward similar ends by compromising democratic principles to instill a government of absolute power without representation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 320.5109 SAV

Summary: An epic portrait of late sixties America as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria, who's helping a property developer build a village in the Los Angeles desert, and dropout Mark, who's wanted by the authorities for allegedly killing a policeman during a student riot.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Join the Berenstain Bears, Papa, Mama, Brother and Sister, as they embark on many adventures. Brother and Sister learn simple life lessons and family values.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BER

Amoroso, Cynthia

Summary: "Through various examples, children learn about patience and how to apply it to everyday life. At school, at home, and even during social activities, various situations are presented which teach readers about the importance of patience" --from the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 AMO

Miller, Larry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Regan 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.0973 MIL

O'Reilly, Bill.

Summary: Makes charges about how politicians, the clergy, and families are failing to protect those in their care, presenting strong statements about personal responsibility and self-reliance in today's uncertain world.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.931 O'RE

Carson, Ben.

Summary: Tackling the issues at the forefront of the American mind--healthcare, education, capitalism, and more America the Beautiful is indispensable reading. From four-time bestselling author, internationally renowned neurosurgeon, and humanitarian Dr. Ben Carson, here is a sobering and inspiring manifesto of America's greatness, her failings, and the values and changes it will take to carry our...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 CAR

Otoshi, Kathryn.

Summary: Zero, dismayed by her big, empty, roundness, tries to force herself into the shape of the much-admired One, but must finally accept that she can only be Zero.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ko Kids Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OTO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Preschool Otoshi 2010

Summary: Through the usual sticky situations, the whole family learns about trust, forgiveness, overcoming fear, sacrifice, pride, truthfulness, and trusting in God.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Focus on the Family 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Juvenile Adv

Rather, Dan

Summary: "In a collection of original essays, the venerated television journalist, Dan Rather, celebrates our shared values and what matters most in our great country, and shows us what patriotism looks like. Writing about the institutions that sustain us, such as public libraries, public schools, and national parks; the values that have transformed us, such as the struggle for civil rights; and the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Rather, Dan

Summary: "In a collection of essays, the venerated television journalist celebrates our shared values, reminds us of what matters most in our great country, and shows us what patriotism looks like"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 320 RAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 323.6 RAT

Amoroso, Cynthia.

Summary: Explains what courage is, describes different ways it can be expressed, and discusses why it should be practiced.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.6 AMO

Amoroso, Cynthia.

Summary: Introduces the value of generosity and giving of oneself, presenting hypothetical situations intended to make young readers see the benefit of being generous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 AMO

Grim, Patrick.

Summary: Philosophical examination of the wide range of decisions all of us encounter in pursuing our lives. Professor Grim places the accent on individual choice covering questions about evolution and ethics, about whether punishment is justified by retribution or by deterrence and about the differing lessons drawn from life's worst horrors by both religious and anti-religious traditions.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 170 GRI Part 1 of 2
Call number: CD 170 GRI Part 2 of 2

Harris, Duchess

Summary: "The news media and its role in society are topics of conversation and debate in today's world. News Literacy looks inside newsrooms, exploring key moments in the history of journalism and explaining how today's journalists work. Examine how news is presented, and learn how advertising, online algorithms, and other modern trends affect the way we experience news. Investigate the phenomenon of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 302.2 HAR

Huckabee, Mike

Summary: "In Mike Huckabee's new book God, Guns, Grits and Gravy, he asks the question, "Have I been taken to a different planet than the one on which I grew up?" The New York Times bestselling author explores today's American culture, drawing from his travels as a presidential candidate to present average, small-town people and families, and their optimistic resilience in the face of hard times; their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 HUC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 HUC

Kinsley, Michael E.

Summary: "Vanity Fair columnist Michael Kinsley escorts his fellow Boomers through the door marked "Exit." The largest age cohort in history--the notorious baby boomers--is approaching the end and starting to plan their final moves in the game of life. Now they are asking: What was that all about? Was it about acquiring things or changing the world? Was it about keeping all your marbles? Or is the only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tim Duggan Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814 KIN

Westheimer, Ruth K. (Ruth Karola)

Summary: "America's best-loved therapist, Dr. Ruth, is known for her wise counsel on all matters of the heart. Here she shares private stories from her past and her present, and her insights into living life to the fullest, at any age"

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: 921 WESTHEIMER, RUTH WES

Whybrow, Peter C.

Summary: An analysis of the American consumer culture cites modern statistics in obesity, depression, and panic disorders, drawing on detailed case studies to explain how today's affluent society is directly related to key social and medical issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 301 WHY

Marshall, Joseph

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Compass 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 MAR

Amoroso, Cynthia

Summary: "Through various examples, children learn about forgiveness and how to apply it to everyday life. At school and at home, various situations are presented which teach readers about the importance of forgiving other" -- from the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Carson, Ben

Summary: Offers the author's thoughts on addressing the nation's growing debt, deteriorating morals, educational shortcomings, and elitist media, as well as the worsening discourse and inability to take action to solve our problems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.0973 CAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 CAR

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