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  • Current medical diagnosis & treatment 2021

    Current medical diagnosis & treatment 20212021

    (2)

    Summary: Written by clinicians renowned in their respective fields, this trusted text offers the most current insights into epidemiology, symptoms, signs, and treatment for more than 1,000 diseases and...  more »

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    Call #: 616.075 CUR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Florida, off the beaten path : discover your fun

    Florida, off the beaten path : discover your fun2021

    by Jackie Sheckler Finch

    Summary: Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, this guidebook shows you the Sunshine State with new perspectives on timeless destinations...  more »

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    Call #: 917.59 FIN

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  • Do right by me : learning to raise black children in white spaces

    Do right by me : learning to raise black children in white spaces2021

    by Valerie Harrison I

    (19)

    Summary: This book orients parents and communities of black children, including white adoptive parents, to the particular challenges and inequalities race brings to childhood. The authors present research,...  more »

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    Call #: 362.734 HAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The distance learning playbook, grades K-12 : teaching for engagement & impact in any setting

    The distance learning playbook, grades K-12 : teaching for engagement & impact in any setting2021

    by Douglas Fisher

    (736)

    Summary: This playbook described the research- and evidence-based strategies teachers can employ to deliver high quality learning in an online, virtual, and distributed environment. It provided examples and...  more »

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    Call #: 371.33 FIS

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  • Tennessee, off the beaten path : discover your fun

    Tennessee, off the beaten path : discover your fun2021

    by Jackie Sheckler Finch

    (2)

    Summary: Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, this guidebook shows you the Volunteer State with new perspectives on timeless destinations and introduces you to those you never knew existed.

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    Call #: 917.68 FIN

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  • Fodor's U.S. & British Virgin Islands

    Fodor's U.S. & British Virgin Islands2021

    by Carol Bareuther

    (7)

    Summary: Whether you want to sail in Tortola, snorkel at Trunk Bay Beach, or explore the Baths in Virgin Gorda, the local Fodor's travel experts in the Virgin Islands are here to help! This guidebook is...  more »

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    Call #: 917.297 BAR

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Machu Picchu : with Lima, Cusco & the Inca Trail

    Machu Picchu : with Lima, Cusco & the Inca Trail2021

    by Ryan Dube

    (6)

    Summary: Find your adventure as dawn reveals an ancient stone citadel backed by the towering Andes, built in harmony with the earth and sky. Welcome to Machu Picchu, center of the Inca empire. This book...  more »

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    Call #: 918.5 DUB

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  • Fodor's Walt Disney World

    Fodor's Walt Disney World2021

    by Jennifer Greenhill-Taylor

    (27)

    Summary: The very best of Walt Disney World and Orlando, including the newest rides, best water parks, and more. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure that you have all the essential...  more »

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    Call #: 917.59 GRE

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  • Run to win : lessons in leadership for women changing the world

    Run to win : lessons in leadership for women changing the world2021

    by Stephanie Schriock

    (84)

    Summary: For the past thirty-five years Emily's List has helped the campaigns of thousands of pro-choice Democratic women, but the hardest part has always been convincing more women to run. Then Donald Trump...  more »

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    Call #: 320 SCH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The beauty of what remains : how our greatest fear becomes our greatest gift

    The beauty of what remains : how our greatest fear becomes our greatest gift2021

    by Steven Z. Leder

    (473)

    Summary: As the Senior Rabbi of one of the largest synagogues in the world, Steve Leder has learned over and over again the many ways death teaches us how to live and love more deeply by showing us not only what is gone, but also the beauty of what remains.

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    Call #: 155.937 LED

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The world almanac and book of facts, 2021

    The world almanac and book of facts, 20212021

    (26)

    Summary: Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. This edition celebrates its illustrious history while keeping...  more »

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    Call #: 031.02 WOR

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  • Fodor's Boston

    Fodor's Boston2021

    by Kim MacKinnon

    (5)

    Summary: There's history and culture around every bend in Boston -- skyscrapers nestle next to historic hotels while modern marketplaces line the antique cobblestone streets. The city that blends yesterday...  more »

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    Call #: 917.4461 MAC

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  • Fodor's New Orleans

    Fodor's New Orleans2021

    by Cameron Todd

    Summary: Whether you want to drink on Bourbon Street, celebrate Mardi Gras, or listen to jazz on Frenchmen Street, the local Fodor|s travel experts in New Orleans are here to help. This guidebook is packed...  more »

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    Call #: 917.6335 TOD

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  • Keep sharp : build a better brain at any age

    Keep sharp : build a better brain at any age2021

    by Sanjay Gupta

    (3,764)

    Summary: Throughout our life, we look for ways to keep our mind sharp and effortlessly productive. Now, neurosurgeon Dr. Sanjay Gupta offers insights from top scientists all over the world, whose cutting-edge...  more »

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    Call #: 612.82 GUP

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Women, men, and the whole damn thing : feminism, misogyny, and where we go from here

    Women, men, and the whole damn thing : feminism, misogyny, and where we go from here2021

    by David Leser

    (282)

    Summary: David Leser presents an essential and incisive investigation into the roots of misogyny, its inextricable links to the patriarchy, and how history brought us to the #MeToo movement and the wave of...  more »

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    Call #: 305.3 LES

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Extraterrestrial : the first sign of intelligent life beyond Earth

    Extraterrestrial : the first sign of intelligent life beyond Earth2021

    by Abraham Loeb

    (1,908)

    Summary: In late 2017 scientists at a Hawaiian observatory glimpsed an object soaring through our inner solar system, moving so quickly that it could only have come from another star. Astrophysicist Avi Loeb...  more »

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    Call #: 576.8 LOE

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Martha Stewart's very good things : clever tips & genius ideas for an easier, more enjoyable life

    Martha Stewart's very good things : clever tips & genius ideas for an easier, more enjoyable life2021

    by Martha Stewart

    (435)

    Summary: The editors of Martha Stewart share hundreds of clever tips, solutions, and easy ways to elevate every day. From ways to solve common problems to stress reducers, you'll wonder, "Why didn't I think of that?"

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    Call #: 640 STE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The princess spy : the true story of World War II spy Aline Griffith, Countess of Romanones

    The princess spy : the true story of World War II spy Aline Griffith, Countess of Romanones2021

    by Larry Loftis

    (994)

    Summary: When Aline Griffith was born in a quiet suburban New York hamlet, no one had any idea that she would go on to live a life of glamour and danger. As the U.S. enters the Second World War, the young...  more »

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    Call #: 940.5486 LOF

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Saving justice : truth, transparency, and trust

    Saving justice : truth, transparency, and trust2021

    by James B. Comey Jr

    (748)

    Summary: James Comey, former FBI Director, uses his long career in federal law enforcement to explore issues of justice and fairness in the U.S. justice system. James Comey might best be known as the FBI...  more »

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    Call #: 363.25 COM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • How to avoid a climate disaster : the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we need

    How to avoid a climate disaster : the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we need2021

    by Bill Gates

    (17,155)

    Summary: After more than a decade of studying climate change and investing in innovations to address the problems, Gates sets out a vision for how the world can build the tools it needs to get to zero...  more »

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    Call #: 363.7387 GAT

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • You'll never believe what happened to Lacey : crazy stories about racism

    You'll never believe what happened to Lacey : crazy stories about racism2021

    by Amber Ruffin

    (7,914)

    Summary: A writer and performer on Late Night with Seth Meyers and host of The Amber Ruffin Show, Amber Ruffin lives in New York, where she is no one's First Black Friend and everyone is, as she puts it,...  more »

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    Call #: 305.896 RUF

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  • Guide to national parks of the United States.

    Guide to national parks of the United States.2021

    (28)

    Summary: Let this guide lead the way as you explore the awe-inspiring scenery, abundant wildlife, and myriad trails and drives of America's 62 spectacular national parks. In these pages you will find...  more »

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    Call #: 917.3 GUI

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The spymaster of Baghdad : a true story of bravery, family, and patriotism in the battle against ISIS

    The spymaster of Baghdad : a true story of bravery, family, and patriotism in the battle against ISIS2021

    by Margaret Coker

    (218)

    Summary: This book tells the dramatic yet intimate account of how a covert Iraqi intelligence unit called |the Falcons| came together against all odds to defeat ISIS. The Falcons, comprised of ordinary men...  more »

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    Call #: 956.7044 COK

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The stoic challenge : a philosopher's guide to becoming tougher, calmer, and more resilient

    The stoic challenge : a philosopher's guide to becoming tougher, calmer, and more resilient2021

    by William Braxton Irvine

    (2,173)

    Summary: Some people bounce back in response to setbacks; others break. Irvine combines key lessons from the ancient Stoics with modern psychological techniques to develop a surprisingly simple strategy for...  more »

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    Call #: 155.9 IRV

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Between two kingdoms : a memoir of a life interrupted

    Between two kingdoms : a memoir of a life interrupted2021

    by Suleika Jaouad

    (10,109)

    Summary: A few weeks shy of her twenty-third birthday, Jaouad received a diagnosis of leukemia, with a 35 percent chance of survival. She would spend much of the next four years in a hospital bed, fighting...  more »

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    Call #: 616.99419 JAO

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Four hundred souls : a community history of African America, 1619-2019

    Four hundred souls : a community history of African America, 1619-20192021

    (3,296)

    Summary: A "choral history" of African Americans covering 400 years of history in the voices of 80 writers, edited by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain. Last year marked the four hundredth anniversary of the...  more »

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    Call #: 973.0496 FOU

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Like streams to the ocean : notes on ego, love, and the things that make us who we are

    Like streams to the ocean : notes on ego, love, and the things that make us who we are2021

    by Jedidiah Jenkins

    (1,245)

    Summary: We aren't born into a self. It is created without our consent, built on top of our circumstances, the off-handed comments we hear from others, and the moments that scared us most when we were young....  more »

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    Call #: 153 JEN

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The sum of us : what racism costs everyone and how we can prosper together

    The sum of us : what racism costs everyone and how we can prosper together2021

    by Heather C. McGhee

    (3,240)

    Summary: Heather C. McGhee's specialty is the American economy -- and the mystery of why it so often fails the American public. As she dug into subject after subject, from the financial crisis to declining...  more »

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    Call #: 305.8 MCG

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Think again : the power of knowing what you don't know

    Think again : the power of knowing what you don't know2021

    by Adam M. Grant

    (15,792)

    Summary: The difficulty of rethinking our assumptions is surprisingly common -- maybe even fundamentally human. Our ways of thinking become habits that we don't bother to question, and mental laziness leads...  more »

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    Call #: 153.4 GRA

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Till murder do us part : true-crime thrillers

    Till murder do us part : true-crime thrillers2021

    by James Patterson

    (1,404)

    Summary: In the first story, Kathi Spiars can't believe she's found such a good man to marry as Stephen Marcum. Twelve years later, she starts to suspect that he isn't who he says he is. As she digs into his...  more »

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    Call #: 364.1523 PAT

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  • The energy paradox : what to do when your get up and go has got up and gone

    The energy paradox : what to do when your get up and go has got up and gone2021

    by Steven R. Gundry

    (239)

    Summary: In this book, Dr. Gundry expands upon his previous discussions of gut, microbiome, and mitochondrial health, linking immune malfunction to the mental and physical symptoms of fatigue -- including...  more »

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    Call #: 613.25 GUN

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • How to do the work : recognize your patterns, heal from your past, and create your self

    How to do the work : recognize your patterns, heal from your past, and create your self2021

    by Nicole LePera

    (2,632)

    Summary: As a clinical psychologist, Dr. Nicole LePera often found herself frustrated by the limitations of traditional psychotherapy. Wanting more for her patients -- and for herself -- she began a journey...  more »

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    Call #: 128 LEP

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The all-purpose baker's companion

    The all-purpose baker's companion2021

    (30)

    Summary: The experts from King Arthur lead home bakers through hundreds of easy and foolproof recipes from yeast breads and sourdoughs to cakes and cookies to quick breads and brownies. This dependable...  more »

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    Call #: 641.815 KIN

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Chatter : the voice in our head, why it matters, and how to harness it

    Chatter : the voice in our head, why it matters, and how to harness it2021

    by Ethan Kross

    (3,274)

    Summary: Tell a stranger that you talk to yourself, and you're likely to get written off as eccentric. But the truth is that we all have a voice in our head. When we talk to ourselves, we often hope to tap...  more »

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    Call #: 158.1 KRO

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race

    The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race2021

    by Walter Isaacson

    (7,303)

    Summary: When Jennifer Doudna was in sixth grade, she came home one day to find that her dad had left a paperback titled "The Double Helix" on her bed. She put it aside, thinking it was one of those detective...  more »

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    Call #: 576.5 ISA

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 3 details

  • Eat better, feel better : my recipes for wellness and healing, inside and out

    Eat better, feel better : my recipes for wellness and healing, inside and out2021

    by Giada De Laurentiis

    (216)

    Summary: Get an inside look at Giada's approach to healthy, balanced living. Giada walks you through how to select food that can actually make you feel better and curate a personalized wellness routine to...  more »

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    Call #: 641.563 DE

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Hunt, gather, parent : what ancient cultures can teach us about the lost art of raising happy, helpful little humans

    Hunt, gather, parent : what ancient cultures can teach us about the lost art of raising happy, helpful little humans2021

    by Michaeleen Doucleff

    (2,395)

    Summary: When Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff becomes a mother, she examines the studies behind modern parenting guidance and finds the evidence frustratingly limited and the conclusions often ineffective. Curious to...  more »

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    Call #: 649.1 DOU

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The daughters of Kobani : a story of rebellion, courage, and justice

    The daughters of Kobani : a story of rebellion, courage, and justice2021

    by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

    (947)

    Summary: The extraordinary story of the women who took on the Islamic State and won. In 2014, northeastern Syria might have been the last place you would expect to find a revolution centered on women's...  more »

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    Call #: 956.91 LEM

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Rodney Scott's world of BBQ : recipes & perspectives from the legendary pitmaster

    Rodney Scott's world of BBQ : recipes & perspectives from the legendary pitmaster2021

    by Rodney Scott

    (49)

    Summary: Rodney Scott grew up with barbecue in his blood. When he was just eleven years old, he cooked his first whole hog at his family's barbecue spot in Hemingway, South Carolina. Now, four decades later,...  more »

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    Call #: 641.76 SCO

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Social Security, Medicare & government pensions : get the most out of your retirement & medical benefits

    Social Security, Medicare & government pensions : get the most out of your retirement & medical benefits2021

    by J. L Matthews

    (1)

    Summary: Your complete guide to Social Security retirement and medical benefits. The rules for claiming Social Security benefits have changed. Figure out how to get retirement, disability, dependents and...  more »

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    Call #: 344.73 MAT

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details