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The Gender Identity Guide for Parents The Gender Identity Guide for Parents

by Tavi Hawn

The Gender Identity Guide for Parents is a timely resource for any parent, educator or adult interested in clear, easily understood topics and advice regarding kids and gender expression and identity. This book is a quick read, coming in at 138 pages (including FAQs, references and print and online resources). Tavi Hawn, practicing Licensed Clinical Social Worker, defines and explains concepts… Continue

Laura Goldsborough Recommended by Laura Goldsborough Children's Services Librarian, February 17, 2022
Harry’s Trees Harry’s Trees

by Jon Cohen

This is a story of young Oriana, whose belief in fairy tales is the greatest resource she has in order to survive a great loss. And so, Oriana spends much time in the forest, adorns a red cloak and happens upon a stranger named Harry, who is on the run from a brother named, Wolf! Harry's trees and Oriana's forest becomes the magical place for their quest to heal broken hearts. Naturally this… Continue

Adult Services Recommended by Adult Services February 02, 2022
Once More Upon a Time: An Enchanting Romantic Fairy Tale Once More Upon a Time: An Enchanting Romantic Fairy Tale

by Roshani Chokshi

Once upon a dream, there was a prince named Ambrose and a princess named Imelda who loved each other... But alas, no more. "What a witch takes, a witch does not give back!" This modern fairytale gives a new spin on traditional story tropes of a royal couple in love, villains devising malicious schemes, kingdoms in peril, enchanted creatures and a quest through strange lands. While… Continue

Adult Services Recommended by Adult Services February 02, 2022
Rough Animals Rough Animals

by Rae DelBianco

Wyatt Smith has an eerily inseparable connection and a dark history with his twin sister, Lucy, but he suddenly is compelled to leave Lucy and their home in Box Elder, Utah in order to save what little they have left of their family farmstead. Smith seeks retribution after his cattle are killed and so he travels south through harsh desert terrain alongside of a powerful, strange and violent girl… Continue

Adult Services Recommended by Adult Services February 02, 2022
Take a Hint, Dani Brown Take a Hint, Dani Brown

by Talia Hibbert

Danika Brown a workaholic PhD Literature student seeks a sex buddy without emotional attachment. Zafir Ansari, a former pro Rugby player, is a romantic seeking a happy ending relationship, but he too is emotionally guarded due to past wounds. They keep their fantasies of one another secret, until they get wrapped up in a social media publicity stunt, a staged romance that boosts the success of… Continue

Adult Services Recommended by Adult Services June 26, 2021