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Porath, Jason

Summary: "A brazen, uproarious collection of illustrations of tough women both historical and fantastical-too awesome, too fierce, and sometimes too weird. These are not fantasy tales of blushing ingenues and happily-ever-afters. Here are the real unsung women of history, real and from literature, mythology and folklore. Illustrated in a contemporary animation style, Rejected Princesses dismisses the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey St. 2016

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

Drimmer, Stephanie Warren

Summary: "Everybody needs a role model! Discover true stories of superstars, war heroes, world leaders, gusty gals, and everyday women who changed the world. From Sacagawea to Mother Teresa, Annie Oakley to Malala Yousafzai, these famous women hiked up their pants and petticoats and charged full-speed ahead to prove girls are just as tough as boys...maybe even tougher. Complete with amazing images and a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 DRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: J920 NAT

Takeuchi, Naoko

Summary: "The guardians in sailor suits return in this definitive edition of the greatest magical girl manga of all time! Features all-new cover illustrations by creator Naoko Takeuchi, a glittering holographic coating, an extra-large size, premium paper, French flaps, and a newly-revised translation! Teenager Usagi is not the best athlete, she's never gotten good grades, and, well, she's a bit of a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing LLC 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 SAI

Summary: The magnificent legend of Mulan continues in an all-new movie. The courageous heroine is back, along with favorite characters and some new friends, including the mischievous Mushu, who wants to keep Mulan single so he can retain his job as her guardian.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2005

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

Yee, F. C.

Summary: The discovery of Yun, a young Avatar, brought stability to the four nations until Earth Kingdom-born Kyoshi, Yun's friend and servant, demonstrated remarkable bending during a mission to the South Pole. When growing unrest among her allies turned to violence, Kyoshi was forced to flee the Avatar mansion with her fiery friend Rangi, taking little more than the metal war fans and headdress her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet books 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC YEE

Summary: After their epic battle, The Sailor Guardians are called back to action when some new and powerful enemies appear! Ail and An are alien siblings bound to the mysterious energy-devouring Makai Tree. And the Black Moon Clan, led by Prince Demande, has the power to destroy all of future Crystal Tokyo. Things get complicated when a mysterious pink-haired girl falls from the sky, demands the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME SAI

Summary: Sailor moon, Sailor Mercury and Sailor Mars continue their quest for the Legendary Silver Crystal as two new powerful allies join the fight. Sailor Jupiter is the tall and tough Guardian of Thunder, and Sailor Venus is the Guardian of Love and the most experienced member. Sailor Moon herself gets an impressive new power and learns more about the mysterious Tuxedo Mask. Could their distant past...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME SAI

Summary: Where darkness rules, there fights the champion of light! Armed with the Sword of Protection atop her winged unicorn, Swift Wind, She-Ra, twin sister of He-Man, is the defender of Crystal Castle. Together with the members of the Great Rebellion, She-Ra stands ready against Hordak and the Evil Horde, fighting to bring peace to Etheria. Includes twenty episodes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Classic Media 2010

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SHE

Castor, Helen

Summary: "In Joan of Arc : a history, Helen Castor tells this gripping story afresh: forwards, not backwards. Instead of an icon, she gives us a living, breathing woman confronting the challenges of faith and doubt, a roaring girl who, in fighting the English, was also taking sides in a bloody civil war. We meet this extraordinary girl amid the tumultuous events of her extraordinary world where no...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JOAN OF ARC CAS

Hudson, Cheryl Willis

Summary: Profiles notable African American women in various fields from Phillis Wheatley, Harriet Tubman, and Ida B. Wells to Condoleeza Rice, Beyoncé, and the founders of Black Lives Matter.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920.72 HUD

Brooks, Ben

Summary: Profiles over seventy people who broke the rules and smashed stereotypes, including such figures as Emma Gonzalez, Andy Warhol, Bjork, Hans Christian Andersen, and Sally Ride.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Clinton, Chelsea

Summary: Profiles the lives of thirteen women who have left their mark on world history, including Caroline Herschel, Marie Curie, Mary Verghese, and Malala Yousafzai.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 CLI

Korté, Steven

Summary: Wonder Woman--DC Comics' greatest female superhero--flies onto our What Is the Story Of? list. She is a founding member of the Justice League, a goddess, and an ambassador of the Amazonian people. Wonder Woman burst onto the comic book scene during World War II. For more than seventy years, she has been fighting for equality, power, and truth with her lasso of truth in one hand and her sword in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Dawson, Delilah S.

Summary: Rose and Paige get more of an adventure than they bargained for as they try out Rose's new invention while explorin the jungles of D'gqr, which leads to the sisters getting separated and the discovery of the goofiest-looking creature in the galxay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 STA

Whitley, Jeremy

Summary: Want to know more about Bedelia Smith? Curious about what happened to Prince Wilcome after King Ashe threw him in jail? Want to spend more time with the Princesses Ashe? Get all this and more in this four issues collection of short stories from the Eisner-nominated world of Princeless! --

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Publisher / Publication Date: Action Lab Comics 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WHI

Summary: As Serena and her friends enjoy Christmas vacation, an unusual snow storm hits the town. When the Sailor Scouts search for the source, they discover the evil Snow Queen, Kaguya, who wants to freeze the earth! Sailor Moon has to defeat Snow Queen Kaguya and her ice maiden minions to save the Earth and her loved ones.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pioneer Entertainment (USA) 2000

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME SAI

Summary: Collects the inspiring stories of such heroines as Leia, Rey, Hera, Ahsoka, Rose, and Padmé.

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Publisher / Publication Date: IDW 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J GRAPHIC STA

Summary: Ridding National City of Queen Rhea and her Daxamite army was a major win for Supergirl, but one that came at a significant cost, as Kara was forced to sacrifice her budding relationship with Mon-El. As season three returns with all-new supercharged adventures, Kara and team will come up against a new threat in the form of DC world killer Reign.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SUP

Baldacci, David

Summary: Having discovered the truth about the town of Wormwood before surviving the dangerous wilderness of the Quag, heroine Vega Jane, who has endured more than anyone before her, is confronted by devastating forces unlike any she has ever encountered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Baldacci 2017

Berne, Emma Carlson

Summary: Volume 1. The new micro series highlights adventures with Star Wars heroines! Rey and her friend BB-8 faces danger in the sands of Jakku. Rebel Sabine Wren needs help to protect a precious cargo. And Padme Amidala faces off against a bounty hunter with the help of her Jedi Padawan friend Ahsoka.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Lackey, Mercedes

Summary: Reimagines the story of Rapunzel and depicts a young woman who endures an isolated existence and magical lessons from her witch guardian before she is assaulted by an attacker whom she vows to bring to justice.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION LAC

Revis, Beth

Summary: Ahsoka and Padmé prepare for a controversial dinner party, but when they notice someone has set the table incorrectly, they discover a disguised assassin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 STA

Contents: Disc 1: The crybaby: Usagi's beautiful transformation -- Punishment awaits: the house of fortune is the Monster mansion -- The mysterious sleeping sickness: protect the girls in love -- Learn how to be skinny from Usagi -- Scent of a monster: Chanela will steal your love -- Protect the melody of love: Usagi plays Cupid -- Usagi learns her lesson: becoming a star is hard work -- The girl genius...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: The wicked Badiyanu has come to capture all the children to gain enough power to absorb the earth into her Black Dream Hole. The Black Dream Hole is located in the center of Badiyanu's castle and absorbs all the dream energy from the children. Once it reaches a certain size, it will be large enough to swallow the planet sentencing all the people to eternal sleep in evil dream boxes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pioneer Entertainment (USA) 2000

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME SAI