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Summary: Based on the life of William Wilberforce, his passion, and perseverance to pass a law ending the slave trade in the late 18th Century, and the people, including his minister, who pushed him to pursue it to the end.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Kalkaska

1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1124

Summary: Tells how the Oakland Athletics general manager, Billy Beane, tried to use statistics to find better players without resorting to the larger budgets big-market teams were able to employ.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2012

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1223

Summary: "This season begins with a power vacuum that protagonists across Westeros and Essos look to fill. At Castle Black, Jon Snow struggles to balance the demands of the Night's Watch with those of the newly-arrived Stannis Baratheon, who styles himself as the rightful king of Westeros. Meanwhile, Cersei scrambles to hold on to power in King's Landing amidst the Tyrells and the rise of a religious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kalkaska

1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1047

Summary: The dialogue-less animated film follows the major life stages of a man castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2017

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD Y 1210

Escoffier, Michaël

Summary: When a young superhero-in-training gets hurt, she discovers that mothers have superpowers, too.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy Collection, Call number: JE ESCOFFIER

Faber, Michel

Summary: Yearning to escape her life of prostitution in 1870s London, Sugar finds her fate entangled in the complicated family life of patron William, an egotistical perfume magnate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION FABER

Michel, Lou

Summary: Draws on more than three hundred interviews--with survivors, victims' families, investigators, and convicted bomber Timothy McVeigh--to examine the full story of the Oklahoma City bombing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.6 MICHEL

Bulgakov, Mikhail

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 891.73 BULGAKOV

Michaelis, David.

Summary: A portrait of the late creator of the "Peanuts" comic strip evaluates how his career was shaped by his midwestern working-class origins, family losses, and wartime experiences, offering insight into how familiar storylines closely reflected Schulz's private life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 MICHAELIS

Ray, Rachael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter Publishers 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.555 RAY

Richtel, Matt

Summary: "From Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Matt Richtel, a brilliant, narrative-driven exploration of technology's vast influence on the human mind and society, dramatically-told through the lens of a tragic "texting-while-driving" car crash that claimed the lives of two rocket scientists in 2006. In this ambitious, compelling, and beautifully written book, Matt Richtel, a Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303 RICHTEL

Hanel, Rachael.

Summary: "Describes the lives of knights in medieval Europe. The reader's choices reveal historical details from the perspectives of a French knight during the Crusades, an English knight during the Hundred Years' War, and a German knight during the Peasants' War"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 940.1 HANEL

Richtel, Matt.

Summary: "Journalist Nat Idles is nearly gunned down in Golden Gate Park. He quickly learns it was no random attack. Suddenly, in pursuit of the truth, he's running for his life through the shadows of Silicon Valley, a human lab animal caught in a deadly maze of neurotechnology and institutional paranoia"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2011

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY RICHTEL

Herron, Rachael.

Summary: "Practicing medicine in a small town like Cypress Hollow has always been Naomi Fontaine's dream, but she's had a hard time becoming part of the community her late friend, knitting-guru Eliza Carpenter, raved about. Naomi just doesn't fit in, no matter how hard she tries. When rugged Rig Keller moves to town to take over half of Naomi's medical practice, he charms the townspeople...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow Paperbacks 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HERRON

Mikhail, Alan

Summary: "An explosive global history that redefines the historical origins of the modern world through the life of Sultan Selim I and his Ottoman Empire. Long neglected in accounts of world history, the Ottoman Empire was a hub of flourishing intellectual fervor, geopolitical power, and enlightened pluralistic rule. At the helm of its ascent was the omnipotent Sultan Selim I (1470-1520), who, with the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956 MIKHAIL

Lippincott, Rachael

Summary: Can you love someone you can never touch? Stella and Will both suffer from cystic fibrosis. Being together means they could pass an infection. Stella is waiting for a lung transplant; Will is on a clinical drug trial. The only way to stay alive is to stay apart. Staying six feet apart doesn't feel like safety, it feels like punishment. Would five feet apart really be so dangerous if it stops...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

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

Thomas, Michele

Summary: Explains the characteristics of sodium, where it is found, how it is used by humans, and its relationship to other elements found in the periodic table.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Central 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 546 THOMAS

Summary: The show follows Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who enters the afterlife and, thanks to some kind of error, is sent to the Good Place instead of the Bad Place, which is definitely where she belongs. While hiding in plain sight from Michael, the wise architect of the Good Place who doesn't know he's made a mistake, she's determined to shed her old way of living and discover the awesome,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1196

Owens, Michele.

Summary: A lively, passionate argument for the backyard vegetable garden, drawing on science, history, and stories from the author's garden. Owens shows you how to fit a garden into your life-- and why it's worth the trouble.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale 2011

Copies Available at Kalkaska

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 OWENS

Thomas, Michele

Summary: Explains the characteristics of oxygen, where it is found, how it is used by humans, and its relationship to other elements found in the periodic table.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Pub. Group 2005

Copies Available at Kalkaska

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 546 THOMAS

Summary: Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1355

Summary: After the shocking developments at the end of season 5 -- including Jon Snow's bloody fate at the hands of Castle Black mutineers, Daenerys' near-demise at the fighting pits of Meereen, and Cersei's public humiliation in the streets of King's Landing -- survivors from all parts of Westeros and Essos regroup to press forward, inexorably, towards their uncertain individual fates. Familiar faces...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kalkaska

2 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1076
Call number: DVD ADULT 1175

Ahmed, Samira

Summary: "A terrifying, futuristic United Sates where Muslim-Americans are forced into internment camps, and seventeen-year-old Layla Amin must lead a revolution against complicit silence"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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

Ahmed, Roda

Summary: When young Mae Jemison is asked by her teacher what she wants to be when she grows up, African American Mae tells her mostly white classmates that she wants to be an astronaut, a dream that her parents wholeheartedly support.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy Collection, Call number: JE AHMED

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