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Whole Person Librarianship: A Social Work Approach to Patron Services

Sara K. Zettervall
Format: Paperback

Whole Person Librarianship guides librarians through the practical process of facilitating connections among libraries, social workers, and social services; explains why those connections are important; and puts them in the context of a national movement.* Gain multiple examples of library-social...
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Summertime: George Gershwin's Life in Music

Crawford, Richard · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

The life of a beloved American composer reflected through his music, writings, and letters.New York City native and gifted pianist George Gershwin blossomed as an accompanist before his talent as a songwriter opened the way to Broadway, where he fashioned his own brand of American music....
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Antibiotics: What Everyone Needs to Know®

Wilson, Mary E. · Oxford University Press
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

Virtually everyone has taken antibiotics. They can be lifesavers -- and they can be useless. What are they? How are they used? And what happens as the effectiveness of antibiotics continues to decline? Antibiotics: What Everyone Needs to Know® examines the personal and societal implications...
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A Tall History of Sugar

Forbes, Curdella · Akashic Books
Pages: 372
Format: Hardcover

"In her immersive modern fairy tale, Forbes unspools an unlikely love story as well as a haunting, hypnotic piece of postcolonial Jamaican history...Arrienne's recount moves in hopscotch fashion, but it's driven forward by her enchanting voice, to which Forbes brings an electric...
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Savage Appetites: Four True Stories of Women, Crime, and Obsession

Rachel Monroe · Simon & Schuster Audio and Blackstone Audio
Pages: 1
Format: Hardcover

A provocative and original investigation of our cultural fascination with crime, linking four archetypes - Detective, Victim, Defender, Killer - to four true stories about women driven by obsession.In this illuminating exploration of women, violence, and obsession, Rachel Monroe interrogates...
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Cilka's Journey

Morris, Heather · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the author of the multi-million copy bestseller, The Tattooist of Auschwitz, comes the new novel based on an incredible true story of love and resilience. "She was the bravest person I ever met." -- Lale Sokolov on Cilka Klein, The Tattooist of Auschwitz Cilka is just sixteen...
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Being at Your Best When Your Kids Are at Their Worst: Practical Compassion in Parenting

Payne, Kim John · Shambhala
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

A practical, meditative approach that can be used in the moment to help you stay calm and balanced when your child's behavior is pushing you to your limit--by the popular author of Simplicity Parenting.When children are at their most difficult and challenging situations arise, how can we react...
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Coventry: Essays

Cusk, Rachel · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

From Rachel Cusk, her first collection of essays about motherhood, marriage, feminism, and artRachel Cusk redrew the boundaries of fiction with the Outline Trilogy, three "literary masterpieces" (The Washington Post) whose narrator,...
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For the Love of Men: A New Vision for Mindful Masculinity

Plank, Liz · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A nonfiction investigation into masculinity, For The Love of Men provides actionable steps for how to be a man in the modern world, while also exploring how being a man in the world has evolved. In 2019, traditional masculinity is both rewarded and sanctioned. Men grow up being told that...
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Hivemind: The New Science of Tribalism in Our Divided World

Cavanagh, Sarah Rose · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Hivemind: A collective consciousness in which we share consensus thoughts, emotions, and opinions; a phenomenon whereby a group of people function as if with a single mind. Our views of the world are shaped by the stories told by our self-selected communities. Whether seeking out groups...
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