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Mulcahy, Diane

Summary: From Uber to the presidential debates, the gig economy has been dominating the headlines…and for good reason. Today, more than a third of Americans are working in the gig economy—mixing together short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments. For those who’ve figured out the formula, life has never been better

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AMACOM 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 650.1 MUL

Piven, Joshua.

Summary: Provides detailed advice for handling situations that may occur on the job, including getting employment as a waiter or a brain surgeon, dealing with coworkers and customers, meetings, business travel, and workplace emergencies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.6 Piven 2001

Summary: Contains four full-length examinations and strategies for mastering the verbal, math, and essay sections of the exam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 378.166 GRE

Summary: Contains four full-length examinations and strategies for mastering every section of the exam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Random House 2019

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Jakes, T. D.

Summary: Offers guidance for readers intended to help them provide a solid living while still dedicating enough energy to time with God, friends, and family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: FaithWords 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 260 JAK

Neustadt, Romi

Summary: "Bestselling author, motivational speaker, entrepreneur, and life and business coach Romi Neustadt has a message for women: You CAN have it all--just not at the same damn time. Romi Neustadt is a mom of two, a wife, a daughter, bestselling author, speaker, entrepreneur, and coach. What's more, she's achieved these things without a staff of 10, the ability to sleep two hours a night or driving...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio / Penguin 2020

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Warren, Susan May

Summary: "A tornado has destroyed a small Minnesota community and among the missing are not only a group of students but PEAK Rescue team leader Chet King. Ty Remington will stop at nothing to rescue his mentor, not even when the girl he loved--and lost--walks back into his life. But Brette needs his help more than he knows, despite her stubborn determination to push him away. And when he gets a second...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION WAR

Petersen, Christine.

Summary: Explores the everyday life of a colonial miller and his responsibilities, social practices, and importance to the community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 664.72 PET

Omoth, Tyler

Summary: "Feeling tech-savvy? Get ready to bust boredom with technology! Learn how to put together a digital photo album, create a blog, produce a stop-motion movie, and much more. With clear instructions and helpful photos, busting boredom with technology has never been more fun"--The publisher's web site.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press a capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 004.083 OMO

Watson, Tom

Summary: While admiring the view of the city from his friend Edith's apartment, Stick Cat notices that Hazel, the bagel maker, is in danger across the alley, and he devises a plan to rescue her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION WAT

Summary: "An activity-based volume that introduces the visual arts. Features include a glossary, an additional resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 702.8 FUN

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Set in a British register office, where people come to record life's big events: births, marriages, and deaths. Senior Registrar Kate Dickenson juggles a hectic personal life with grumpy teenagers and longtime partner Rob, while dealing with the emotional toll the job has on her. After a big promotion, jealous colleague Judy threatens to reveal an indiscretion Kate had with her handsome...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LOV

Summary: "This complete summer learning program provides daily activities for 12 weeks of brain-builidng practice. Review second grade skills and get a head start on third grade topics. All activities support current state standards."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Summer Bridge/Carson-Dellosa Publishing 2015

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Fremon, Celeste.

Summary: This paperback edition of the book originally published in 1995 updates us on the lives of the East Los Angeles homeboys with whom Father Greg Boyle continues to work, allowing for an analysis as to how some former gang members are able to make it out, while others are not.--From publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of New Mexico Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 259.5092 FRE

Goldish, Meish.

Summary: Describes the work that fire fighters do in the city, in the forest, and at sea, and discusses their preparation and training and why people become fire fighters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Pub. 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 363 GOL

Kuskowski, Alex

Summary: Learn about the basics of fiber arts while creating cool stuff. The Cool Needle Felting for Kids title teaches the first steps of how to needle felt. Activities will help kids use what they learned to make a fun bracelet, a tiny bowl, a cuddly penguin and more. Custom how-to photos and easy step-by-step instructions make crafting a blast. Dont wait to get cool crafting!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 746 KUS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J746.0463 KUS

Pitamic, Maja

Summary: "Classic masterpieces are bold, fascinating, and sometimes shocking -- in other words, perfect for creative children who love to be inspired. Fine Art Adventures introduces young artists, ages 6 and up, to key masterpieces and interesting techniques, then lets them loose." -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 745.5 PIT

Song, Sok

Summary: "Ten original fashion origami models, including a variety of dresses, with written instructions and illustrated diagrams."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 745.55 SON

Summary: This program looks at the effects of family violence on the abused and the abuser: at the danger that abused children will grow up to repeat the pattern of violence in their own relationships; at the problems of date violence; at the physical and emotional abuse women suffer at the hands of their husbands and lovers. While showing the benefits of therapy, it stresses the need of the abused for...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Ryder and the puppies from Nickelodeons PAW Patrol prove that teamwork is the best way to save the day. In this story, Marshall, Rubble, Chase, Rocky, Skye and Zuma jump into action to help Adventure Bay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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Summary: "This complete summer learning program provides daily activities for 12 weeks of brain-building practice. Review third grade and get a head start on fourth grade topics. All activities support current state standards"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Summer Bridge/ Carson-Dellosa Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 372 SUM

Mooney, Carla.

Summary: "From vehicles and weapons to robots and service animals, the tools of the US military are truly amazing. Ready for Military Action takes you on the front lines with some of the most fascinating technology, gear, vehicles, and animals being used by the US armed forces. Learn more about the history behind these tools and technologies and how the US military uses them today to get its job...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2015

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Song, Sok

Summary: "Ten original fashion origami garments -- including everyday items such as jeans, shorts, and tops -- complete with written instructions and illustrated diagrams."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 745.55 SON

Summary: In this ABC News program, John Stossel sheds light on troubling issues involving sexual behavior and criminal justice. Case studies include the story of 18-year-old Jon, who spent a year in jail after having sex with a 14-year-old girl-although her father later regretted pressing charges and tried to have Jon removed from Florida's sex offender registry. Other reports concern an alleged sex...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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