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Posted to Campbell Unclassified on May 17, 2021 at 1:55 PM by Genesis Gaule
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The Bomber Mafia by Malcolm Gladwell
A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War // The story of a Dutch genius and his homemade computer, a band of brothers in central
Alabama, a British psychopath, and pyromaniac chemists at Harvard created one of the greatest moral challenges in modern American history. The bombing of Tokyo was the deadliest night of the war and cost thousands of civilian lives, but spared even more by averting a planned US invasion. In The Bomber Mafia, Gladwell asks, “Was it worth it?”
Dare to Make History by Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson & Monique Lamoureux-Morando
Chasing a Dream and Fighting for Equity // Dare to Make History is the story of two courageous and talented women who weren’t willing to accept anything less than being treated as equals. On their journey to a gold medal in women’s ice hockey, they became role models for generations before and after them.
SEL from the Start by Sara E. Rimm-Kaufman
Social and Emotional Learning Solutions: Building Skills in K-5 // Teachers are trained to manage misbehavior in the classroom, but receive little guidance about
how to cultivate positive, prosocial behavior. This handy guide breaks down instruction of these skills into small, sequenced steps, making it easy to foster students’ skills from the start of school and build on them as the year progresses.
Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey
A memoir filled with stories, outlaw wisdom, and lessons learned the hard way. Matthew McConaughey has been in this life for fifty years, been trying to work out its riddle for fortytwo, and been keeping diaries of clues to that riddle for the last thirty-five. This is fifty years of his sights and scenes, beauties of brutalities, and trying to dance between the raindrops.
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Posted to Campbell Unclassified on April 20, 2021 at 1:16 PM by Genesis Gaule
The Campbell Library is open to the public Mondays/Fridays (9am-5pm) and Thursdays (10am-7pm). We also offer Front Door Pick Up and half hour appointments for browsing or computer use Wednesdays (9am-5pm), Tuesdays (9am-7pm), and Thursdays (9am-10am).
That Sounds Fun by Annie F. Downs
The Joys of Being an Amateur, the Power of Falling in Love, and Why You Need a Hobby // Bestselling author, national speaker, and successful podcast host invites you to experience life through wide-open faith and a healthy dose of fun, encouraging you to celebrate and discover God's design for fun in your life.
One Life by Megan Rapinoe
Megan Rapinoe, Olympic gold medalist and two-time Women's World Cup champion, reveals for the first time her life both on and off the field. Guided by her personal journey into social justice, brimming with humor, humanity, and joy, she urges all of us to ask ourselves, what will you do with your one life?
Think Like a Monk by Jay Shetty
Train Your Mind for Peace and Purpose Every Day // Jay Shetty distills the wisdom he learned as a monk to live a less anxious, more meaningful life. In 2018, he had the #1 video on Facebook with over 360 million views, and his podcast, On Purpose, is consistently ranked the world's #1 Health and Wellness podcast. Shetty reveals how to overcome negative thoughts, and access the calm and purpose that lie within all of us.
Melania and Me by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff
The Rise and Fall of My Friendship with the First Lady // Stephanie Winston Wolkoff met Melania Knauss in 2003. As their friendship deepened, Wolkoff watched the newest Mrs. Trump raise her son, Barron, and manage her highly scrutinized marriage. Wolkoff takes you into Trump Tower and the White House to tell the funny, thrilling, and heartbreaking story of her intimate friendship with Melania Trump.
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