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Weston, Carol

Summary: Missing her mother who died last year, fourteen-year-old Sofia finds an anonymous outlet for her personal questions and deep, dark secrets in the Dear Kate advice columnist, until, much to her horror, Sofia's father starts dating Kate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC WES

Meshon, Aaron.

Summary: A little boy's grandfathers, one in America and one in Japan, teach him about baseball and its rich, varying cultural traditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MES

Meshon, Aaron

Summary: In this nearly wordless picture book, a grandmother uses every creative means of transportation necessary to deliver cookies to her grandson on his birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MES

Meshon, Aaron

Summary: In a messy yard, a team of tools gets organized, then spends a busy day building a shed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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Contents: Disc one: Let no man steal your thyme / The Pentangle -- Willow's song (from The Wicker Man) / Magnet -- Come all your travellers / Wight -- Love is a funny thing / Spirogyra -- Images of passing clouds / Garry Farr -- Peek strangely and worried evening / Synanthesia -- Glass of water / Bob and Carole Pegg -- Winter is blue / Vashti Bunyan -- Winter is a coloured bird / Comus -- The Seagulls...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Grapefruit Records 2015

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Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: "You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongside a modern class as the students learn about him, Carole Weatherfor's poetic text encapsulates the moments that readers today can reenact in their own lives. See a class of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA Childrens 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 323 WEA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEA

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: "A prayer from mother to son that he will always in safe hands"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E WEA

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Surveys the life of the actress and civil rights activist, describing her childhood, early years in vaudeville, and achievements as the first African American actress to be offered a studio contract.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: A poetic tribute to a lesser-known part of African-American history describes how after working relentlessly for more than six days, slaves in nineteenth-century New Orleans were permitted to congregate in Congo Square.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bee Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 976 WEA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE WEA

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Presents a collage-illustrated treasury of poems and spirituals inspired by the life and work of civil rights advocate Fannie Lou Hamer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB HAMER WEA

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Award-winning author Carole Boston Weatherford’s innovative history in verse celebrates the story of the Tuskegee Airmen: pioneering African-American pilots who triumphed in the skies and past the color barrier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: The story of Fannie Lou Hamer, who was a champion of civil rights; despite fierce prejudice and abuse, from the 1950s until her death in 1977.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV VOI

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: The 1960 civil rights sit-ins at the Woolworth's lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, are seen through the eyes of a young Southern black girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WEA

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: An illustrated biography that depicts television host Oprah Winfrey's childhood, covering her desire from a young age to talk for a living and other details of her upbringing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish 2010

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

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Traces legal clerk Arturo Schomburg's efforts to curate a collection of African books, letters, music, and art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Schomburg 2017

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: A simple biography of one of the most inspirational athletes in history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Describes Tubman's spiritual journey as she hears the voice of God guiding her north to freedom on that very first trip to escape the brutal practice of forced servitude. Tubman would make nineteen subsequent trips back south, never being caught, but none as profound as this first one.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2006

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Tub

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Tubman

Weatherford, Carole Boston

Summary: Presents the history of hip-hop including, how it evolved from folktales, spirituals, and poetry, to the showmanship of James Brown, to the culture of graffiti art and breakdancing that formed around the art form.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bee Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 782.42 WEA

Ives, Charles

Contents: Three places in New England (1903-14) (18:20) / Charles Ives (1874-1954) -- Sun-treader (1926-31) (16:23) / Carl Ruggles (1876-1971) -- Symphony no. 2 (1943) (26:48) / Walter Piston (1894-1976).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL IVES

Summary: "Spanning 54 countries and 120 locations, Home captures the Earth's most amazing landscapes in a new and astonishing light, showcasing its incomparable beauty and acknowledging its vulnerability to change"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

1 hold on 10 copies

Summary: An animated musical version of Lewis Carroll's tale about a girl named Alice. Alice follows a White Rabbit through a very small door and enters Wonderland, where she has many unusual adventures.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD ALI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD ALI RATED G

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Al

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ALI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ALI

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Alice 2010

Summary: Dracula: The vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the young and virtuous Mina. Dracula's daughter: A hypnotic woman steals the body of Count Dracula and bloodless corpses start appearing in London again. Son of Dracula: Carpathian Count Alucard is invited to the United States by a young and morbid heiress. House of Dracula: Dracula arrives at Dr. Edelman's office...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

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Summary: A bored Manhattan housewife becomes convinced her next-door neighbor has committed a murder.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY MAN

Summary: The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF PAR