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Dunckley, Victoria L.

Summary: "Increasing numbers of parents grapple with children who are acting out without obvious reason. Many of these children are diagnosed with ADHD, bipolar, or autism spectrum disorders. They are then medicated with often poor and side-effect-riddled results. Author Dunckley specializes in working with children and families who have failed to respond to previous treatment and has pioneered a new...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 DUN

Steel, Danielle

Summary: "When U.S. troops occupy Germany, friends Jakob and Emmanuelle are saved from the terrible fate of so many in the camps. With the help of sponsors, they make their way to New York. In order not to be separated, they allow their friendship to blossom into love and marriage, and start a new life on the Lower East Side, working at grueling, poorly paid jobs. Decades later, through talent, faith,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print in association with Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Steel, Danielle

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Summary: The story of two World War II concentration camp survivors, the life they build together, and the son who faces struggles of his own as a first generation American determined to be his own person and achieve success.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC STE

Kutner, Lawrence.

Summary: Draws on groundbreaking studies to address key issues pertaining to the influence of video game violence on young people, offering insight into the allure of games while counseling parents on how to recognize a problem.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.231 KUT

Steel, Danielle

Summary: "When U.S. troops occupy Germany, friends Jakob and Emmanuelle are saved from the terrible fate of so many in the camps. With the help of sponsors, they make their way to New York. In order not to be separated, they allow their friendship to blossom into love and marriage, and start a new life on the Lower East Side, working at grueling, poorly paid jobs. Decades later, through talent, faith,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC STE

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION STE

Grossman, Dave

Summary: "The author of the 400,000-copy bestseller On Killing reveals how violent video games have ushered in a new era of mass homicide--and what we must do about it" -- Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 303 GRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 303 GRO

Summary: Children use the blocks and gameboard to design rooms and characters. A free app, available from any of 3 vendors, is then downloaded to a tablet computer (included in kit), which can take a picture of the rooms and characters as each is created. Using functions in the app, the designer can add more colors, decoration, and music, create animation, and more. The game is played on a tablet...

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: Pixel Press 2016

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Carlsson-Paige, Nancy.

Contents: 1. Taking back childhood : what our kids are losing, and how to get it back -- 2. Through their eyes : child development theory in a nutshell -- 3. Building blocks, dress-ups, and kids' own stories : reclaiming play and imagination -- 4. No more time-outs : sharing power with kids -- 5. From Spider-man to Smackdown : countering media violence and stereotypes -- 6. All ads, all the time :...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2009

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Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME WiiU Pok

Summary: What harm could come from sitting leisurely at the computer, chatting with online pals? Unfortunately, many young people who spend hours in chat rooms or post sensitive information on the Internet have little or no idea of the risks involved. This program warns students about how vulnerable they are whenever they venture into the cyber realm-even when they think they're among "friends."...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Cube Kid

Summary: Pet slimes. A potion brew-off. A creepy forest that no one will explain. Whats a twelve-year-old warrior-in-training to do? As former villager Runt and his friends continue their battle preparation, they face their biggest challenges yetand its not just those zombies decked out in body armor (which is really weird, by the way). Runts got a brand new nemesis who will stop at nothing to claim the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ANdrews McMeel Pub. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CUB

Summary: A power struggle begins in a civilization dependent on an ancient technology, the Blastia, and the empire that controls it. The fates of two friends traveling separate paths intertwine in an epic adventure that threatens the existence of all. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Tales of Vesperia is one of the most beloved entries in the 'Tales of' series and returns with beautifully remastered...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME PS4 TAL

Jelley, Craig

Summary: Introduces such creative mode elements as functional and aesthetic decor, and provides directions for building a remote outpost, ocean observatory, and steampunk airship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2017

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Warner, Melanie

Summary: Grief knows no age. Death of a child is devastating, whether it's a young mother with a stillborn baby or an elderly father mourning the loss of his middle-aged son from cancer. For parents who have suffered the loss of a child, the path to recovery is often scattered with deep emotional struggle with few known comforts or resources. Stories of Hope and Healing from Other Parents After the loss...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Builders Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 WAR

Rawl, Paige.

Summary: "A teenager's memoir of the experinces of bullying, being HIV positive and surviving the experiences to become a force for positive change in this world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 921 RAW

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 RAW

Summary: Join the forces of Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. (Strike Team Eliminating the Alien Menace) and harness the power of steam to outmaneuver, outflank, and outfight your enemies.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Nintendo of America 2015

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME 3DS COD

Summary: Fight as one of the Nintendo characters, using the all-new smash run mode, and customize fighters' special attacks and strengths as you play.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME 3DS SUP

Summary: "Nintendo all-stars do battle!"--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME WiiU Sup

Stuart, Keith

Summary: "Alex loves his family, and yet he struggles to connect with his eight-year-old autistic son, Sam. The strain has pushed his marriage to the breaking point. So Alex moves in with his merrily irresponsible best friend on the world's most uncomfortable blow-up bed. As Alex navigates single life, long-buried family secrets, and part-time fatherhood, his son begins playing Minecraft. Sam's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STU

Summary: "Defend the Marvel universe against the most powerful villains ever assembled! Over 100 playable characters with special powers and abilities."--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Quinn, Zoë

Summary: A widely recognized indie developer and leading advocate against online abuse traces the story of her experiences at the center of the Gamergate controversy while outlining recommendations for combating online harassment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 QUINN, ZOE QUI

Summary: "Then, there was fire. Re-experience the critically acclaimed, genre-defining game that started it all. Beautifully remastered, return to Lordran in stunning high-definition detail running at 60fps. Dark Souls Remastered includes the main game plus the Artorias of the Abyss DLC."--provided by Amazon.com.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Bandai Namco Entertainment 2018

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Davidson, Danica

Summary: "Herobrine may have been defeated, but the battle's not over!"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DAV

Summary: Set in Middle-earth before the events of the Lord of the Rings saga, Talion, a Ranger of the Black Gate resurrected by The Wraith, seeks revenge while Sauron prepares his armies for The War of the Ring.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME PS4 MID