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68 Results
Genocidal love : a life after residential school —Fox, Bevann, 1968- author.
Book
2020
8 available of 23 items

"A residential school survivor's complicated path toward healing and love. Genocidal Love delves into the long-term effects of childhood trauma on those who attended residential school and demonstrates the power of story...

Ocean! : waves for all —McAnulty, Stacy, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 6 items

Dude, I am Ocean. You know my many names: Atlantic, Pacific, Arctic, Indian, Southern. It's all excellent me. My salt water flows across the planet as one. I have no flag. No nationality. My waves are for all. Life on Ea...

The lost family : how DNA testing is upending who we are —Copeland, Libby, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 7 items

"You swab your cheek or spit in a vial, then send it away to a lab somewhere. Weeks later you get a report that might tell you where your ancestors came from or if you carry certain genetic risks. Or the report could rev...

Behind the beautiful forevers —Boo, Katherine.
Book
2012
19 available of 24 items

The dramatic and sometimes heartbreaking story of families striving toward a better life in one of the twenty-first century's great, unequal cities. In this fast-paced book, based on three years of uncompromising reporti...

Mars! : Earthlings welcome —McAnulty, Stacy, author.
Book
2021
2 available of 4 items

Meet Mars! The red planet. Planet Marvelous. Favorite sibling of Earth (or so he claims). Sometimes they're close (just 34.5 million miles apart). Sometimes they need space (250 million miles apart)! Earth and Mars have ...

Listen like an elephant —Willey, Kira, author.
Book
2019
0 available of 1 items

"Focus like an elephant with this thoughtful listening moment!" -- Back cover.

Dear mister essay writer guy : advice and confessions on writing, love, and cannibals —Moore, Dinty W., 1955- author.
Book
2015
3 available of 3 items

"This irreverent guide to crafting personal essays and creative nonfiction takes inspiration from the father of the essay, Michele de Montaigne, using lively essays to answer writing questions from top writers like Chery...

If I go missing —Jonnie, Brianna, author.
Graphic Book
2019
28 available of 34 items

"A powerfully illustrated graphic novel for teens about the subject of missing and murdered Indigenous people. Combining graphic fiction and non-fiction, this young adult graphic novel serves as a window into one of the ...

If you want to visit a sea garden —Weisman, Kay, 1951- author.
Book
2020
11 available of 11 items

"Discover the wonder of ancient sea gardens on the Northwest Coast." -- SkyRiver.

The Invention Hunters discover how machines work —Briggs, Korwin, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
3 available of 3 items

"When the Invention Hunters, a group of globe-trotting invention collectors, visit a construction site in their flying museum, a boy helps them by explaining how simple machines like levers, pulleys, and cranks work"-- P...

A ghost in the throat —Ní Ghríofa, Doireann, author.
Book
2021
1 available of 5 items

"A true original. In this stunningly unusual prose debut, Doireann Ni Ghriofa sculpts essay and autofiction to explore inner life and the deep connection felt between two writers centuries apart. In the 1700s, an Irish n...

We all fall down : living with addiction —Sheff, Nic.
Book
2011
3 available of 4 items

The science of storytelling : why stories make us human and how to tell them better —Storr, Will, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 1 items

Who would we be without stories? Stories mold who we are, from our character to our cultural identity. They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions, and shape our politics and beliefs. We use them to construct our r...

When Cloud became a cloud —Hodgson, Rob, author, illustrator.
Book
2021
0 available of 2 items

"Meet Cloud! Follow along as she moves, transforms, precipitates, and more in this charming and humorous portrayal of the water cycle. From drizzle to snow to a thunderstorm party, Cloud's journey is documented through s...

The smallest objective —Kirsch, Sharon, 1960- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 3 items

"A lantern slide, a faded recipe book, a postcard from Mexico, a nugget of fool's gold -- such are the clues available to the narrator of The Smallest Objective as she excavates for buried treasure in her family home. To...

Teaching informational text in K-3 classrooms : best practices to help children read, write, and learn from nonfiction —Dreher, Mariam Jean.
Book
2015
0 available of 1 items

"Specifically designed for K-3 teachers, this accessible guide describes ways to use informational text creatively and effectively in both reading and writing instruction. The book presents lessons, read-alouds, and acti...

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