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  • Current medical diagnosis & treatment 2021

    Current medical diagnosis & treatment 20212021

    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: New 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

    (519)

    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

    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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  • 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

    (6)

    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: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 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

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  • 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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  • Mississippi, off the beaten path : discover your fun

    Mississippi, off the beaten path : discover your fun2020

    by Marlo Carter Kirkpatrick

    Summary: This guidebook features the things travelers and locals want to see and experience -- if only they knew about them. From the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden attractions,...  more »

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    Call #: 917.62 KIR

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  • Happiness becomes you : a guide to changing your life for good

    Happiness becomes you : a guide to changing your life for good2020

    by Tina Turner

    (211)

    Summary: Tina is a global icon of hope. And now, with this book, she shows how anyone can overcome obstacles in life -- even transform the impossible to possible -- and fulfill our dreams. She shows how we,...  more »

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    Call #: 152.42 TUR

    Location: Adult Displays - Nonfiction Aisle

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  • A time to build : from family and community to Congress and the campus, how recommitting to our institutions can revive the American dream

    A time to build : from family and community to Congress and the campus, how recommitting to our institutions can revive the American dream2020

    by Yuval Levin

    (285)

    Summary: Americans are living through a social crisis. Populist firebrands -- on left and right alike -- propose to address the crisis through acts of tearing down. They describe themselves as destroying...  more »

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    Call #: 306 LEV

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • I want you to know we're still here : a post-Holocaust memoir

    I want you to know we're still here : a post-Holocaust memoir2020

    by Esther Safran Foer

    (984)

    Summary: Esther Safran Foer grew up in a home where the past was too terrible to speak of. The child of parents who were each the sole survivors of their respective families, for Esther the Holocaust was...  more »

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    Call #: 940.5318 FOE

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • I would leave me if I could : a collection of poetry

    I would leave me if I could : a collection of poetry2020

    by Halsey

    (4,203)

    Summary: In this debut collection, Halsey bares her soul. Bringing the same artistry found in her lyrics, Halsey's poems delve into the highs and lows of doomed relationships, family ties, sexuality, and...  more »

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    Call #: 811.6 HAL

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • Legendary children : the first decade of RuPaul's drag race and the last century of queer life

    Legendary children : the first decade of RuPaul's drag race and the last century of queer life2020

    by Tom Fitzgerald

    (629)

    Summary: A definitive deep dive into queer history and culture with hit reality show RuPaul's Drag Race as a touchstone. This book centers the idea that Drag Race is the queerest show in the history of...  more »

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    Call #: 791.45 FIT

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • Meals, music, and muses : recipes from my African American kitchen

    Meals, music, and muses : recipes from my African American kitchen2020

    by Alexander Smalls

    (41)

    Summary: In this book, iconic chef and opera singer Alexander Smalls marries two of his greatest passions -- food and music. More than just a cookbook, Smalls takes readers on a delicious journey through the...  more »

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    Call #: 641.59296 SMA

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mosquito Supper Club : Cajun recipes from a disappearing Bayou

    Mosquito Supper Club : Cajun recipes from a disappearing Bayou2020

    by Melissa Martin

    (106)

    Summary: Every hour of the day, Louisiana loses a football field's worth of land to the Gulf. And so before her hometown disappears entirely, chef Melissa Martin wants to document the recipes, ingredients,...  more »

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    Call #: 641.59763 MAR

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

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  • Notes on a silencing : a memoir

    Notes on a silencing : a memoir2020

    by Lacy Crawford

    (3,038)

    Summary: When the elite St. Paul's School came under state investigation after extensive reports of sexual abuse on campus, Lacy Crawford thought she'd put behind her the assault she'd suffered decades...  more »

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    Call #: 362.883 CRA

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

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  • HRH : so many thoughts on royal style

    HRH : so many thoughts on royal style2020

    by Elizabeth Holmes

    (983)

    Summary: With their every fashion choice chronicled and celebrated, Kate and Meghan purposefully select clothes to send messages about their values, interests, and priorities. Their thoughtful sartorial...  more »

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    Call #: 941.085 HOL

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The dragons, the giant, the women : a memoir

    The dragons, the giant, the women : a memoir2020

    by Wayetu Moore

    (1,083)

    Summary: When Wayetu Moore turns five years old, her father and grandmother throw her a big birthday party at their home in Monrovia, Liberia, but all she can think about is how much she misses her mother,...  more »

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    Call #: 325.1 MOO

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

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  • The end of everything : (astrophysically speaking)

    The end of everything : (astrophysically speaking)2020

    by Katie Mack

    (1,908)

    Summary: We know the universe had a beginning, and expanded from a state of unimaginable density to an all-encompassing cosmic fireball to a simmering fluid of matter and energy. This laid down the seeds for...  more »

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    Call #: 523.1 MAC

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Girl gurl grrrl : on womanhood and belonging in the age of black girl magic

    Girl gurl grrrl : on womanhood and belonging in the age of black girl magic2020

    by Kenya Hunt

    (217)

    Summary: A provocative and humorous collection of essays on what it means to be black, a woman, a mother and a global citizen in today's ever-changing world.

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    Call #: 305.4 HUN

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • God's shadow : Sultan Selim, his Ottoman empire, and the making of the modern world

    God's shadow : Sultan Selim, his Ottoman empire, and the making of the modern world2020

    by Alan Mikhail

    (177)

    Summary: 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...  more »

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    Call #: 956 MIK

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • Hood feminism : notes from the women that a movement forgot

    Hood feminism : notes from the women that a movement forgot2020

    by Mikki Kendall

    (13,898)

    Summary: Today's feminist movement has a glaring blind spot, and paradoxically, it is women. Mainstream feminists rarely talk about meeting basic needs as a feminist issue, argues author Mikki Kendall, but...  more »

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    Call #: 305.42 KEN

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Barack before Obama : life before the presidency

    Barack before Obama : life before the presidency2020

    by David Katz

    (65)

    Summary: A personal, intimate, photographic celebration of President Barack Obama in the years prior to his presidency, from friend and former aide David Katz. In 2004, David Katz worked alongside then...  more »

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    Call #: 973.932 KAT

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Be water, my friend : the teachings of Bruce Lee

    Be water, my friend : the teachings of Bruce Lee2020

    by Shannon Lee

    (277)

    Summary: Bruce Lee is a cultural icon, renowned the world over for his martial arts and film legacy. But Lee was also a deeply philosophical thinker, learning at an early age that martial arts are more than...  more »

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    Call #: 796.8 LEE

    Location: Adult Displays - Nonfiction Aisle

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Accidentally Wes Anderson

    Accidentally Wes Anderson2020

    by Wally Koval

    (262)

    Summary: "Accidentally Wes Anderson" began as a personal travel bucket list, a catalog of visually striking and historically unique destinations that capture the imagined worlds of Wes Anderson. Now,...  more »

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    Call #: 910.2 AND

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Giant days. Book 14

    Giant days. Book 142020

    by John Allison

    Series: Giant Days

    (633)

    Summary: The end is here! Kinda! Return to Sheffield one last time as Daisy and Esther are about to graduate -- with Susan there to cheer them on! But it's not goodbye, because one year later Daisy and Susan...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ALL

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  • God-level knowledge darts : life lessons from the Bronx

    God-level knowledge darts : life lessons from the Bronx2020

    by Desus Nice

    (896)

    Summary: Desus & Mero have turned their Bronx-born friendship into a growing brand. And it's no surprise -- tuning in to them is like listening to the funniest, smartest people you know dissect a topic and...  more »

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    Call #: 817.6 DES

    Location: Adult Displays - Nonfiction Aisle

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chi Spacca : a new approach to American cooking

    Chi Spacca : a new approach to American cooking2020

    by Nancy Silverton

    (23)

    Summary: In her first meat-centric cookbook, Nancy Silverton, shares the secrets of cooking like an Italian butcher with recipes for meats, fish, and vegetables that capture the spirit of Italy. Drawing on...  more »

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    Call #: 641.5945 SIL

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The glorious American essay : one hundred essays from colonial times to the present

    The glorious American essay : one hundred essays from colonial times to the present2020

    (8)

    Summary: A monumental, canon-defining anthology of four centuries of American essays, from Cotton Mather and Benjamin Franklin to David Foster Wallace and Zadie Smith. Many of the essays Phillip Lopate has...  more »

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    Call #: 814.54 GLO

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The 99% invisible city : a field guide to the hidden world of everyday design

    The 99% invisible city : a field guide to the hidden world of everyday design2020

    by Roman Mars

    (981)

    Summary: Have you ever stopped to consider why you don't see metal fire escapes on new buildings? Or pondered the story behind those dancing inflatable figures in car dealerships? Mars and Kohlstedt reveal...  more »

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    Call #: 720 MAR

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • One vote away : how a single Supreme Court seat can change history

    One vote away : how a single Supreme Court seat can change history2020

    by Ted Cruz

    (651)

    Summary: In this book you will discover how often the high court decisions that affect your life have been decided by just one vote. One vote preserves your right to speak freely, to bear arms, and to...  more »

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    Call #: 347.7326 CRU

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Nursing diagnosis handbook : an evidence-based guide to planning care

    Nursing diagnosis handbook : an evidence-based guide to planning care2020

    (358)

    Summary: Create individual care plans with ease and confidence with this essential care planning reference. It guides you through every step of the assessment and critical thinking process to help you build...  more »

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    Call #: 616.075 NUR

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  • Trumpty Dumpty wanted a crown : verses for a despotic age

    Trumpty Dumpty wanted a crown : verses for a despotic age2020

    by John Lithgow

    (589)

    Summary: A book of satirical poetry chronicling Trump and his administration -- with poems of the impeachment and beyond.

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    Call #: 973.933 LIT

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  • The upswing : how America came together a century ago and how we can do it again

    The upswing : how America came together a century ago and how we can do it again2020

    by Robert D. Putnam

    Summary: This is the worst of times... but we've been here before. During the Gilded Age of the late 1800s, America was highly individualistic, starkly unequal, fiercely polarized, and deeply fragmented, just...  more »

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    Call #: 306 PUT

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  • Violet bent backwards over the grass

    Violet bent backwards over the grass2020

    by Lana Del Rey

    (7,731)

    Summary: "'Violet Bent Backwards Over the Grass' is the title poem of the book and the first poem I wrote of many. Some of which came to me in their entirety, which I dictated and then typed out, and some...  more »

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    Call #: 811.6 DEL

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • The undocumented Americans

    The undocumented Americans2020

    by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

    (5,024)

    Summary: Traveling across the country, journalist Karla Cornejo Villavicencio risked arrest at every turn to report the extraordinary stories of her fellow undocumented Americans. Her subjects have every...  more »

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    Call #: 325.1 COR

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • American crisis : leadership lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic

    American crisis : leadership lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic2020

    by Andrew M Cuomo

    (558)

    Summary: When COVID-19 besieged the United States, New York State emerged as the global "ground zero" for a deadly contagion that threatened the lives and livelihoods of millions. Governor Andrew Cuomo...  more »

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    Call #: 614.592 CUO

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • Au revoir, Tristesse : lessons in happiness from French literature

    Au revoir, Tristesse : lessons in happiness from French literature2020

    by Viv Groskop

    (102)

    Summary: A lighthearted look at how to bring more humor, happiness, and joie de vivre into our lives through French literature. Like many people the world over, Viv Groskop wishes she was a little more...  more »

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    Call #: 152.42 GRO

    Location: Adult Displays - Nonfiction Aisle

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  • After Trump : reconstructing the presidency

    After Trump : reconstructing the presidency2020

    by Robert F. Bauer

    (52)

    Summary: Donald Trump's stewardship of the presidency demands a reconstruction of the institution. In this book, Bob Bauer and Jack Goldsmith assess the excesses of executive authority and weaknesses in...  more »

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    Call #: 352.23 BAU

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  • Barnstorming Ohio : to understand America

    Barnstorming Ohio : to understand America2020

    by David Giffels

    (113)

    Summary: This is an on-the-ground look at the diverse challenges facing Ohio, and its national significance as the state that has historically sided with the presidential election winner more than any other.

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    Call #: 977.1 GIF

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

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  • A lab of one's own : one woman's personal journey through sexism in science

    A lab of one's own : one woman's personal journey through sexism in science2020

    by Rita R Colwell

    (120)

    Summary: Colwell, the first female director of the National Science Foundation, discusses the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to fix the...  more »

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    Call #: 509.2 COL

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details