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  • The Yogi book : I really didn't say everything I said!

    The Yogi book : I really didn't say everything I said!1998

    by Yogi Berra

    (443)

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.357 BER

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Pete the cat's groovy guide to love

    Pete the cat's groovy guide to love2015

    Series: Pete The Cat Picture Books (James Dean)

    (339)

    Summary: Pet the cat shares some of his favorite quotes from famous people about the subject of love, and adds his own groovy take to them.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PETE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • We empower : inspirational wisdom for women

    We empower : inspirational wisdom for women2008

    (27)

    BOOK

    Call #: 158.1 WE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Treasury of women's quotations

    Treasury of women's quotations1992

    (25)

    BOOK

    Call #: 808.882 TRE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • A trail of memories : the quotations of Louis L'Amour

    A trail of memories : the quotations of Louis L'Amour1988

    by Louis L'Amour

    (89)

    Summary: A collection of nearly 1,000 quotations from the books of Louis L'Amour.

    BOOK

    Call #: 813.52 L'AM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • What the dormouse said [downloadable ebook] / lessons for grown-ups from children's books

    What the dormouse said / lessons for grown-ups from children's books2004

    (213)

    Summary: This one-of-a-kind collection reminds weary adults not to lose sight of the values and virtues they learned as kids. Here are over three hundred quotations from over two hundred well-loved children's...  more »

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  • At knit's end [downloadable audiobook] / meditations for women who knit too much

    At knit's end / meditations for women who knit too much2007

    by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

    (2,501)

    Summary: The Yarn Harlot takes time away from her knitting to offer observations, meditations, reflections, and rants to soothe and delight the knitter's unraveled soul. Like golfing, fishing, and gardening,...  more »

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  • Brave enough

    Brave enough2015

    by Cheryl Strayed

    (8,314)

    Summary: "From the best-selling author of Wild, a collection of quotes--drawn from the wide range of her writings--that capture her wisdom, courage, and outspoken humor, presented in a gift-sized package...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 170.44 STR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • America the beautiful : together we stand

    America the beautiful : together we stand2013

    (231)

    Summary: "A moving celebration of 'America the Beautiful' featuring artwork from ten distinguished artists and inspiring presidential quotes"--Amazon.com.

    BOOK

    Call #: E BATES

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Whose boat is this boat? : comments that don't help in the aftermath of a hurricane

    Whose boat is this boat? : comments that don't help in the aftermath of a hurricane2018

    by Donald Trump

    (2,751)

    Summary: Composed entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence. On September 19, 2018, Trump paid a visit to New Bern, North Carolina, one of the towns ravaged by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 817.6 TRU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Black history in its own words

    Black history in its own words2017

    by Ronald Wimberly compiler, artist

    (371)

    Summary: This book "started in January 2015 when Matt Bors asked me to find eight quotes and illustrate them for "The Nib" for February, Black History Month. I chose quotes ranging from the casual to the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.0496 WIM YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I really needed this today : words to live by

    I really needed this today : words to live by2019

    by Hoda Kotb

    (584)

    Summary: Several years ago, Today show co-host Hoda Kotb began posting a variety of quotes on her Instagram page. Some were penned by a favorite writer; others offered a dose of love or laughter. She thought...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 170.44 KOT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Little Women cookbook : tempting recipes from the March sisters and their friends and family

    The Little Women cookbook : tempting recipes from the March sisters and their friends and family2019

    by Winifred Moranville

    (212)

    Summary: Experience the exciting and heartwarming world of the March sisters and "Little Women" right in your own kitchen. This is the first cookbook to celebrate the scrumptious and comforting foods that...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 641.5974 MOR

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • More grandmothers are like snowflakes-- no two are alike [downloadable ebook]

    More grandmothers are like snowflakes-- no two are alike2002

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  • Bible wisdom for your life

    Bible wisdom for your life2011

    BOOK

    Call #: 220.5 BIB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The golden hat : talking back to autism

    The golden hat : talking back to autism2012

    by Kate Winslet

    (244)

    Summary: Collects photographs and quotes that express something important to them from celebrities, including Oprah Winfrey, Michael Phelps, and James Franco, in an effort to change the world for people with autism.

    BOOK

    Call #: 616.8588 WIN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Warren Buffett speaks : wit and wisdom from the world's greatest investor

    Warren Buffett speaks : wit and wisdom from the world's greatest investor1997

    by Warren Buffett

    (1,003)

    BOOK

    Call #: 332.6 BUF

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life

    The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life2017

    by Kwame Alexander

    (1,948)

    Summary: "You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life?...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 796 ALE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The playbook [CD book] : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life

    The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life2017

    by Kwame Alexander (read by Ruffin Prentiss III)

    (1,948)

    Summary: "You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life?...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796 ALE YA

    Locations: YA CD Books Nonfction, Juvenile CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • This is what a librarian looks like : a celebration of libraries, communities, and access to information

    This is what a librarian looks like : a celebration of libraries, communities, and access to information2017

    by Kyle Cassidy

    (730)

    Summary: An inspiring tribute in text and photos to librarians and libraries in all fifty American states and Canada describes the diverse backgrounds and motivations of today's librarians and includes...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 020 CAS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The playbook [eBook] : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life

    The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life2017

    by Kwame Alexander

    (1,935)

    Summary: "You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life?...  more »

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  • 365 days of wonder : Mr. Browne's precepts ; a quote for every day of the year about courage, friendship, love, and kindness

    365 days of wonder : Mr. Browne's precepts ; a quote for every day of the year about courage, friendship, love, and kindness2016

    by R. J. Palacio compiler

    (8,997)

    Summary: In Wonder, readers were introduced to memorable English teacher Mr. Browne and his love of precepts. This companion book features conversations between Mr. Browne and Auggie, Julian, Summer, Jack...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.882 PAL

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 365 days of wonder : Mr. Browne's book of precepts

    365 days of wonder : Mr. Browne's book of precepts2014

    by R. J Palacio

    (9,073)

    Summary: "A book of precepts, with one saying for each day, from Auggie's teacher Mr. Brown"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 808.882 PAL

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Apples of gold

    Apples of gold1962

    by Jo Petty

    BOOK

    Call #: 808.88 PET

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The one-minute Bible

    The one-minute Bible1992

    (59,320)

    BOOK

    Call #: 220.5 BIB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I can't keep my own secrets : six-word memoirs by teens famous + obscure : from Smith magazine

    I can't keep my own secrets : six-word memoirs by teens famous + obscure : from Smith magazine2009

    (1,294)

    Summary: Collects memoirs from hundreds of teenagers composed of six words, ranging from the humorous to inspiring and dramatic, and includes six-word autobiographies from popular teenage celebrities.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F I

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sh*t my dad says [downloadable ebook]

    Sh*t my dad says2010

    by Justin Halpern

    (137,274)

    Summary: Tuesdays with Morrie meets F My Life in this hilarious coming-of-age book about a son's relationship with his foul-mouthed father by the 29-year-old comedy writer who created the massively popular Twitter feed of the same name.

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  • "Let me stop you right there" : and-- 28 other lines every CEO, manager, and supervisor should know2011

    by Pamela D Straker

    (2)

    Summary: "Have you ever noticed that great CEOs, managers and other people in charge always seem to know exactly what to say in every situation?... This book is designed to give you lines associated with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 658.4 STR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • My year with Eleanor : a memoir

    My year with Eleanor : a memoir2011

    by Noelle Hancock

    (5,920)

    Summary: In the year leading up to her thirtieth birthday, the author, a former media blogger, turns to Eleanor Roosevelt for guidance as she spends the last months of her twenties pursuing a "year of fear" during which she embarks on many adventures.

    BOOK

    Call #: 152.46 HAN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The notes : Ronald Reagan's private collection of stories and wisdom

    The notes : Ronald Reagan's private collection of stories and wisdom2011

    by Ronald Reagan

    (412)

    Summary: From the bestselling editor of "The Reagan Diaries" come the newly disclosed notebooks of Ronald Reagan that bring to light his most intimate thoughts and favorite quotations.

    BOOK

    Call #: 081 REA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Penguin dictionary of jokes, wisecracks, quips and quotes

    The Penguin dictionary of jokes, wisecracks, quips and quotes1993

    (7)

    BOOK

    Call #: 828 PEN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Webster's new world dictionary of quotations.

    Webster's new world dictionary of quotations.2005

    (2)

    BOOK

    Call #: 808.882 WEB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Words for the wedding : creative ideas for personalizing your vows, toasts, invitations, and more

    Words for the wedding : creative ideas for personalizing your vows, toasts, invitations, and more2011

    by Wendy Paris

    (11)

    BOOK

    Call #: 395.22 PAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • PersonaliTrees : let the human spirit awaken in the presence of trees

    PersonaliTrees : let the human spirit awaken in the presence of trees2010

    by Joan Klostermann-Ketels

    (11)

    BOOK

    Call #: 582.16 KLO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Patches of Godlight : Father Tim's favorite quotes

    Patches of Godlight : Father Tim's favorite quotes2001

    (1,489)

    BOOK

    Call #: 082 PAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The right words at the right time

    The right words at the right time2002

    (379)

    Summary: "For everyone who needs a hero or loves a good story, here is an inspiring collection of personal revelations from more than 100 remarkable men and women who share a moment when words changed their lives"--Jacket.

    BOOK

    Call #: 170.44 RIG

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • What I know : uncommon wisdom and universal truths from 10-year-olds and 100-year-olds

    What I know : uncommon wisdom and universal truths from 10-year-olds and 100-year-olds2009

    by Roger Emerson Fishman

    (12)

    BOOK

    Call #: 158.1 FIS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • When you need a lift : but don't want to eat chocolate, pay a shrink, or drink a bottle of gin

    When you need a lift : but don't want to eat chocolate, pay a shrink, or drink a bottle of gin2007

    (96)

    BOOK

    Call #: 170 WHE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Quotable book lover

    The Quotable book lover1999

    (128)

    BOOK

    Call #: 808.88 QUO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 101 power thoughts [downloadable audiobook]

    101 power thoughts2004

    by Louise L Hay

    Summary: Now enjoy 101 Power thoughts in audio! Louise Hay reads her power thoughts to you in her own warm, nurturing voice. Listen to one power thought each day or a few at a time. However you decide to play...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

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