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  • Exploring social psychology

    Exploring social psychology1998

    by Robert A Baron

    (22)

    BOOK

    Call #: 302 BAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The tipping point [Playaway] / how little things can make a big difference

    The tipping point / how little things can make a big difference2007

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (663,713)

    Summary: Explains why major changes in society often happen suddenly and unexpectedly. Also describes the personality types who are natural originators of new ideas and trends.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY 302 GLA

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The tipping point [CD book]

    The tipping point2007

    by Malcolm Gladwell (read by Malcolm Gladwell)

    (663,713)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 302 GLA

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The tipping point : how little things can make a big difference

    The tipping point : how little things can make a big difference2000

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (663,747)

    BOOK

    Call #: 302 GLA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • I belong

    I belong2018

    by Cheri J Meiners

    (11)

    Summary: A sense of belonging is a basic human need. This friendly, affirming book helps toddlers see that they have places where they feel loved and where they talk, play, share -- and help others belong, too.

    BOOK

    Call #: BB MEI

    Location: Board Books

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  • The age of acquiescence : the life and death of American resistance to organized wealth and power

    The age of acquiescence : the life and death of American resistance to organized wealth and power2015

    by Steve Fraser

    (366)

    Summary: "From the American Revolution through the Civil Rights movement, Americans have long mobilized against political, social, and economic privilege. Hierarchies based on inheritance, wealth, and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.91 FRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Talking to strangers : what we should know about the people we don't know

    Talking to strangers : what we should know about the people we don't know2019

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (92,029)

    Summary: In this thoughtful treatise spurred by the 2015 death of African-American academic Sandra Bland in jail after a traffic stop, Malcolm Gladwell aims to figure out the strategies people use to assess...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 302 GLA

    Location: New Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Talking to strangers [CD book] : what we should know about the people we don't know

    Talking to strangers : what we should know about the people we don't know2019

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (92,347)

    Summary: In this thoughtful treatise spurred by the 2015 death of African-American academic Sandra Bland in jail after a traffic stop, Malcolm Gladwell aims to figure out the strategies people use to assess...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 302 GLA

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All our names

    All our names2014

    by Dinaw Mengestu

    (4,321)

    Summary: An unforgettable love story about a searing affair between an American woman and an African man in 1970s America and an unflinching novel about the fragmentation of lives that straddle countries and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MENGESTU

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The origin of others

    The origin of others2017

    by Toni Morrison

    (2,134)

    Summary: America's foremost novelist reflects on the themes that preoccupy her work and increasingly dominate national and world politics: race, fear, borders, the mass movement of peoples, the desire for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 305 MOR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Don't skip out on me : a novel

    Don't skip out on me : a novel2018

    by Willy Vlautin

    (1,892)

    Summary: Horace Hopper is ashamed of his half-Paiute, half-Irish heritage. He's spent most of his life on a Nevada sheep ranch after the Reeses took him in. They've treated him like a son, intending to leave...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F VLAUTIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Walking to listen : 4,000 miles across America, one story at a time

    Walking to listen : 4,000 miles across America, one story at a time2017

    by Andrew Forsthoefel

    (1,383)

    Summary: "A memoir of one young man's coming of age on a cross-country trek, told through the stories of the people of all ages, races, and inclinations he meets along the highways of America." -- Amazon.com

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.51 FOR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Walking to listen [eBook] : 4,000 miles across America, one story at a time

    Walking to listen : 4,000 miles across America, one story at a time2017

    by Andrew Forsthoefel

    (1,377)

    Summary: "A memoir of one young man's coming of age on a cross-country trek, told through the stories of the people of all ages, races, and inclinations he meets along the highways of America." -- Amazon.com

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  • The war for kindness : building empathy in a fractured world

    The war for kindness : building empathy in a fractured world2019

    by Jamil Zaki

    (466)

    Summary: A Stanford psychologist offers a bold new understanding of empathy, and shows how we can expand our circle of care, even in these divisive times. Empathy is in short supply. Isolation and tribalism...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 152.41 ZAK

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do

    Bursts : the hidden pattern behind everything we do2010

    by Albert-László Barabási

    (856)

    BOOK

    Call #: 303.49 BAR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outliers : the story of success

    Outliers : the story of success2008

    by Malcolm Gladwell

    (517,148)

    Summary: The best-selling author of Blink identifies the qualities of successful people, posing theories about the cultural, family, and idiosyncratic factors that shape high achievers, in a resource that...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 302 GLA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The righteous mind : why good people are divided by politics and religion

    The righteous mind : why good people are divided by politics and religion2012

    by Jonathan Haidt

    (29,897)

    Summary: A groundbreaking investigation into the origins of morality, which turns out to be the basis for religion and politics. The book explains the American culture wars and refutes the "New Atheists."

    BOOK

    Call #: 170.44 HAI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Mrs. Bridge

    Mrs. Bridge2010

    by Evan S Connell

    Series: Bridge Series (Evan S. Connell)

    (4,501)

    BOOK

    Call #: F CONNELL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lost child

    The lost child2015

    by Caryl Phillips

    (413)

    Summary: A reimagining of Wuthering Heights traces the multigenerational forces that shape the lives of a young Heathcliff, the Brontë sisters and their brother.

    BOOK

    Call #: F PHILLIPS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Privilege in America

    Privilege in America2020

    Summary: The word privilege gets thrown around a lot during discussions of inequality in America, whether it be about race, gender, or wealth. But how serious an issue is privilege, really? Is it manufactured...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 303.3 PRI YA

    Location: New YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sunny rolls the dice

    Sunny rolls the dice2019

    by Jennifer L. Holm

    Series: Sunny Side Up - #3

    (2,220)

    Summary: "Sunny's just made it to middle school . . . and it's making her life very confusing. All her best friend Deb wants to talk about is fashion, boys, makeup, boys, and being cool. Sunny's not against...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN HOL

    Location: New Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • A place to belong

    A place to belong2019

    by Cynthia Kadohata

    (694)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Hanako and her family, reeling from their confinement in an internment camp, renounce their American citizenship to move to Hiroshima, a city devastated by the atomic bomb dropped by Americans.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F KADOHATA

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • My life as a rat : a novel

    My life as a rat : a novel2019

    by Joyce Carol Oates

    (2,068)

    Summary: "Which should prevail: loyalty to family or loyalty to the truth? Is telling the truth ever a mistake and is lying for one's family ever justified? Can one do the right thing, but bitterly regret it?...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F OATES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Little Bear's friend

    Little Bear's friend1960

    by Else Holmelund Minarik

    Series: Little Bear

    (13,643)

    Summary: One summer Little Bear makes friends with Emily and her doll Lucy.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE MINARIK

    Location: Juvenile Readers Blue

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sabrina
    Staff Pick

    Sabrina2018

    by Nick Drnaso , illustrator

    (10,255)

    Summary: When Sabrina disappears, an airman in the U.S. Air Force is drawn into a web of suppositions, wild theories, and outright lies. Sabrina depicts a modern world devoid of personal interaction and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 DRN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bird box

    Bird box2014

    by Josh Malerman

    Summary: Something is out there, something terrifying that must not be seen. One glimpse of it, and a person is driven to deadly violence. No one knows what it is or where it came from. Five years after it...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MALERMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • What matters most

    What matters most2020

    by Emma Dodd

    (13)

    Summary: A young horse discovers that, whatever our differences, love connects us all.

    BOOK

    Call #: E DODD

    Location: New Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Hand over hand

    Hand over hand2017

    by Alma Fullerton

    (101)

    Summary: Who says girls can't fish? When Nina asks her grandfather to take her fishing with him on his old banca boat, his answer is always the same: "A boat is not the place for a girl." But Nina is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E FULLERTON

    Location: New Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Love and other words

    Love and other words2018

    by Christina Lauren

    (25,601)

    Summary: Macy Sorensen has decided to settle for marriage to an older man until she bumps into Elliot Petropoulos -- her first and most intense love, who eventually broke her heart -- sending her reeling into reminiscence and doubt.

    BOOK

    Call #: F LAUREN

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The invisible web

    The invisible web2020

    by Patrice Karst

    (9)

    Summary: Illustrations and easy-to-read text reveal that there are strings connecting people all over the world, that become tangled sometimes but always help us be one big family.

    BOOK

    Call #: E KARST

    Location: New Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Dead little mean girl

    Dead little mean girl2017

    by Eva Darrows

    (418)

    Summary: When proud geek-girl Emma's new stepsister, mean-girl Quinn, moves into the bedroom next door, Emma's world is turned upside down, but when Quinn dies suddenly, Emma realizes there was more to her stepsister than anyone ever realized.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DARROWS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outcast. Book 3, This little light

    Outcast. Book 3, This little light2016

    by Robert Kirkman

    Series: Outcast

    (2,180)

    Summary: "Kyle is faced with the most emotional exorcism he's performed yet ... as he begins to learn more about his abilities and what's really happening around him. The pieces are starting to fall into...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 KIR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outcast. Book 4, Under devil's wing

    Outcast. Book 4, Under devil's wing2017

    by Robert Kirkman

    Series: Outcast

    (1,282)

    Summary: Answers are given, secrets are revealed, and the Barnes family has never been in more danger. Allison learns that there's something very special about her daughter, bu where's Kyle? Will Anderson risk everything to save him?

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 KIR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outcast. Book 2, A vast and unending ruin

    Outcast. Book 2, A vast and unending ruin2015

    by Robert Kirkman

    Series: Outcast

    (3,267)

    Summary: Kyle Barnes has been plagued by demonic possession all his life. In light of recent revelations, he finally feels like he's starting to piece together the answers he's looking for. But while he feels...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 KIR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Outcast. Book 1, A darkness surrounds him

    Outcast. Book 1, A darkness surrounds him2015

    by Robert Kirkman

    Series: Outcast

    (7,282)

    Summary: Kyle Barnes has been plagued by demonic possession all his life and now he needs answers. Unfortunately, what he uncovers along the way could bring about the end of life on Earth as we know it.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 KIR

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Breaking through bias : communication techniques for women to succeed at work

    Breaking through bias : communication techniques for women to succeed at work2016

    by Andrea S. Kramer

    (151)

    Summary: More than fifty years after the beginning of the Women's Movement and forty years after passage of Title IX, women are still not "making it" in traditionally male careers. Women start their careers...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 650.1 KRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • History of wolves : a novel

    History of wolves : a novel2017

    by Emily Fridlund

    (22,966)

    Summary: ""So delicately calibrated and precisely beautiful that one might not immediately sense the sledgehammer of pain building inside this book. And I mean that in the best way. What powerful tension and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRIDLUND

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • It's all absolutely fine : life is complicated so I've drawn it instead

    It's all absolutely fine : life is complicated so I've drawn it instead2017

    by Ruby Elliot

    Summary: Explore the highs and lows of modern life through the sharp, dark wit of Ruby Elliot -- creator of the massively popular Tumblr account, Rubyetc, which has over 210k followers and growing. Ruby's...  more »
  • History of wolves [eBook] : a novel

    History of wolves : a novel2017

    by Emily Fridlund

    (23,025)

    Summary: ""So delicately calibrated and precisely beautiful that one might not immediately sense the sledgehammer of pain building inside this book. And I mean that in the best way. What powerful tension and...  more »

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  • We don't talk anymore : healing after parents and their adult children become estranged

    We don't talk anymore : healing after parents and their adult children become estranged2017

    by Kathy McCoy

    (35)

    Summary: A meaningful and supportive guide to rebuilding family relationships and dealing with the pain of estrangement.

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.874 MCC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details