How the Jewish People Lives Today Soloff 1940 Submitter: This was donated to the library. I am happy to say it was never actually in the collection. It’s the grammar that drives me crazy on this one. Holly: It looks
Brothers and Sisters of Retarded Children: an Exploratory Study Grossman 1972 Submitter: I was searching the library’s catalogue yesterday for potential preschool storytime books using the subject heading “siblings” and stumbled upon this book. I was dumbfounded that a title
Who Is a Stranger and What Should I Do? Girard 1984 Did you know bad strangers are everywhere and are trying to get you? And you can’t recognize them…. they are everywhere. This book isn’t too bad considering its age.
A Look at Drug Abuse
Forrai and Anders
Submitter: Wow, you can abuse drugs too! So typical of the late 70’s classics…This was put into our book drop as a donation. How current!
Holly: This book is cataloged for a “juvenile audience.” It might not be the wisest idea to have books in the children’s department that show men smoking a doobie on the cover.
Street Smart Survival A Nineties Guide to Staying Alive and Living Well Santoro 1991 When this title first caught my eye, I was thinking it was a “live better”, self-help kind of book. Wow, this is NOT what I expected.
Who Cares About Disabled People Adams 1989 Submitter: I suspect it’s a series of “who cares about…” but still, it made me laugh out loud. It’s 20 years old now (according to World Cat, which also revealed it’s still available…)
Why does that man have such a BIG NOSE? Quinsey 1986 This interesting little paperback showed up and at first I couldn’t figure out what the title meant. This picture book asks a question and gives an accompanying picture to help
Developmental Psychology of the Black Child Wilson 1978 Submitter: One of our students came across this one today. It was requested by a patron; another library in our consortium filled the request before we did. It’s circulated at least 25