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Leibovitz, Annie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.24 LEI

American Association of University Women

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Swenk-Tuttle Press 1973

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.377431 Adrian

Saffire--The Uppity Blues Women (Musical group)

Contents: Middle aged blues boogie / Adegbalola -- Take it on back -- Annie's blues / Rabson -- Even yuppies get the blues / Lewis -- Drown in my own tears / Glover -- Three time loser -- Fess up when you mess up ; Silent thunder in my heart ; School teacher's blues / Adegbalola -- I almost lost my mind / Hunter -- Wild women don't have the blues / Cox.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Alligator 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES SAF

Contents: I. When I was a child : Florida memories / Bonnie Jean Foreshaw -- Kidnapped / Robin Ledbetter -- Shhh, don't tell / Deborah Ranger -- In the mood / "Savannah" -- Tinker bell / Brendalis Medina -- One Saturday morning / Chasity C. West -- II. Gifts my family gave me : The captain / Kathleen Wyatt -- A brother's gift / Jennifer Rich -- The rainbow ring / Carmen Ramos -- Pictures of a daughter,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperluxe 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 810.8 ILL

Summary: The program examines the Dominican Republic that tourists rarely see-a nation of sex markets, prostitution, poverty, and lack of educational opportunities. The current economic crisis and its effect on middle-class life are discussed, along with efforts currently under way to alleviate the social and economic problems. We hear from women on all levels of society, from prostitutes to the Vice...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Beginning with the classical and biblical subjects of Diana, Susannah, and Bathsheba, this program discusses female nudity as it relates to the act of bathing. Depicted as a chaste ritual, a sensual invitation, and a terrifying opportunity for violence, the act of bathing is deconstructed and scrutinized from an artistic point of view. Topics include the inherent dramatic tension of nudity; the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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(LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS - GT)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1978

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.46 KNO
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.46 KNO

(LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS ED.)

Summary: This citizen's guide to ensuring a safe supply of drinking water for all provides the information and analysis that individuals need to understand the issues and to participate in local decision making. The sources of drinking water, the types of human activities that results in contamination, and the contaminants that are of most concern are discussed. The workings of a typical treatment...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1987

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: MIC 977 SAF

Saffire--The Uppity Blues Women (Musical group)

Contents: Ain't gonna hush (2:17) -- It takes a mighty good man (3:27) -- Coffee flavored kisses (2:46) -- Nobody ever touched me there (4:59) -- He really makes it hard for me to sing the blues (3:17) -- Blues for Sharon Bottoms (4:16) -- You got to tell me (3:31) -- Footprints on the ceiling (3:28) -- Let the gin do the talking (2:34) -- Unlove you (4:32) -- Prop me up beside the jukebox (3:36) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Alligator 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES SAF

Gay, Roxane

Summary: "Award-winning author and powerhouse talent Roxane Gay burst onto the scene with An Untamed State and the New York Times bestselling essay collection Bad Feminist (Harper Perennial). Gay returns with Difficult Women, a collection of stories of rare force and beauty, of hardscrabble lives, passionate loves, and quirky and vexed human connection. The women in these stories live lives of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Display, Call number: FIC GAY

Sweet Honey in the Rock (Musical group)

Contents: Women gather -- Fly -- Voice of the Innocent -- Give the people their right to vote! -- Georgia Red Clay II -- Ballard of the Sit-Ins -- Let us rise in love -- 22 hours in the day -- Solid gold II -- Somebody prayed me over -- Ballard of Harry T. Moore. -- That awful day will surely come -- Nyoka Boko II --Prayer at the crossroads -- African Oasis II -- Yes it was -- Come unto me -- We want the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EarthBeat! 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS SWE

Haynsworth, Leslie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 629.13 HAY

Robertson, Robbie.

Contents: Making a noise (olympic version) -- Stomp dance (unity) / feat. The Six Nations Women Singers -- Unbound (Glen Ballard remix) -- Ghost dance (new mix) -- Coyote dance / Robbie Robertson & The Red Road Ensemble --- In the blood -- Code of Handsome Lake -- Hahk jchi (heartbeat drum song) / feat. Leonard Peltier -- Sound is fading / feat. Leah Hicks-Manning -- Golden feather (new mix) / Robbie...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK ROB

Summary: In 2003 author Wally Lamb published a collection of essays by the students in his writing workshop at the maximum-security York Correctional Institution, Connecticut's only prison for women. Writing, Lamb discovered, was a way for these women to confront painful memories, face their fears and their failures, and begin to imagine better lives. One critic described the book as "gut-tearing tales...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 810.8 I'LL

Orman, Suze

Summary: "Why is it that women have such a complicated, dysfunctional relationship with money? Straight-talking money guru Suze Orman equips us with the knowledge and confidence needed to overcome the mental and emotional blocks and take control of our financial destinies. At the heart of the book is the all-new Save Yourself Plan, a super-clear, pragmatic, streamlined path to durable financial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & Grau 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.024 ORM

Liebert, Emily

Summary: "An engrossing novel that examines the intricacies of marriage and friendship, and the power of unexpected connections... Annabel Ford has everything under control, devoting her time to her twin boys and keeping her household running smoothly. But when her husband of a decade announces that he's leaving, she's blindsided. And suddenly her world begins to unravel. Piper Whitley has always done...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION LIE

Martin, George R. R

Summary: "All new and original to this volume, the 21 stories in Dangerous Women include work by twelve New York Times bestsellers, and seven stories set in the authors' bestselling continuities--including a new "Outlander" story by Diana Gabaldon, a tale of Harry Dresden's world by Jim Butcher, a story from Lev Grossman set in the world of The Magicians, and a 35,000-word novella by George R. R. Martin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DAN

Alcott, Louisa May

Summary: In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Caroli, Betty Boyd.

Summary: Draws from letters, memoirs, and interviews to chronicle the lives of nine women from the Roosevelt clan, covering a period of 150 years; discussing their activities as wives, mothers, authors, campaigners, and socialites.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 CAR

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: A stirring look at three women striving to forge their own paths amidst the wide-open plains of the American Northwest: a lawyer who finds herself contending with both office sexism and a hostage situation; a wife and mother whose determination to build her dream home puts her at odds with the men in her life; and a young law student who forms an ambiguous bond with a lonely ranch hand. A...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA CER
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF CER

Copies Available at East Bay

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

22 holds on 3 copies

Summary: A modern retelling of Louisa May Alcott's novel. The story details to the passage from childhood to womanhood of Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy who are all sisters. Despite hard times, they cling to optimism. As they mature they face blossoming ambitions and relationships, as well as tragedy, while maintaining their unbreakable bond as sisters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Follow the sisters Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, on their journey from childhood to adulthood. Under the guidance of their mother Marmee, they navigate what it means to be a young woman: from gender roles to sibling rivalry, first love, loss, and marriage. Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott, this story is as relevant and engaging today as it was on its original publication in 1868.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LIT

Summary: Sepia portrait photographs of native women of the West by famous photographer Edward Curtis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bulfinch Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.2 CUR

Summary: In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendent. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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