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Polar by Dan Kainen
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From Mary: "If you’re not familiar with photicular books you should take a look at this one. Photicular technology uses sliding lenses and video imagery to display realistic living motion in the pages of a book.

These have wonderful, realistic picture
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Navy SEAL Dogs by Mike Ritland
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From Beth F.: "Trident K9 Warriors gave readers an inside look at the SEAL teams’ elite K9 warriors- who they are, how they are trained, and the extreme missions they undertake to save lives. From detecting explosives to eliminating the bad guys, the ...more
The Last Deployment by Bronson Lemer
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From Beth F.: "In 2003, after serving five and a half years as a carpenter in a North Dakota National Guard engineer unit, Bronson Lemer was ready to leave the military behind. But six months short of completing his commitment to the army, Lemer was ...more
The Long Walk by Brian Castner
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From Beth F: "Air Force officer Brian Castner served three tours of duty in the Middle East, two of them as the commander of an Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit in Iraq. This memoir graphically recounts not only his time at war, but also the toll war ...more
Soldier Girls by Helen Thorpe
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From Beth F.: "Journalist Helen Thorpe tells the moving story of three women in the Indiana National Guard who served in Afghanistan and Iraq. Following her subjects from 2001 to 2013, Thorpe draws on interviews, personal correspondence, emails, diar ...more
Valor by Mark Lee Greenblatt
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From Beth F.: "Mark Lee Greenblatt interviewed Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine veterans of America’s most recent wars to gather their incredible stories in their own words. Many of these soldiers have risked their lives multiple times for their fel ...more
Sad Animal Facts by Brooke Barker
Sad Animal Facts
by Brooke Barker (Goodreads Author)
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"Here’s another book I came across while cataloging and just had to put on hold: Sad Animal Facts by Brooke Barker. Flatiron Books’ promo line reads “A delightful and quirky compendium of the Animal Kingdom’s more unfortunate truths, with
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Speaking American by Josh Katz
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"You might remember Josh Katz’s New York Times quiz that could predict where you grew up by asking what you would call a certain concept or how you would pronounce a specific word. In this book, he has compiled a great collection of words a
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The Light of Paris by Eleanor Brown
The Light of Paris
by Eleanor Brown (Goodreads Author)
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"Weird Sisters author, Eleanor Brown’s Light of Paris is a tale of two women who are bound by the expectations of family, society, and their own personal fears.

Madeleine is in her thirties, stuck in a loveless marriage, and volunteering as
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The Gilded Hour by Sara Donati
The Gilded Hour
by Sara Donati (Goodreads Author)
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From Anne: "In The Gilded Hour, Sara Donati takes us to 19th century New York City where Anna and Sophie Savard are working as physicians treating the poor of the tenement houses. While vaccinating a group of Italian immigrant children, she learns th ...more
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