It Happened One Year…

  • 365: no repeats: a year of deliciously different dinners. Rachael Ray. 641.555 RAY
  • 365 thank yous: the year a simple act of daily gratitude changed my life. John Kralik. 179.9 KRA
  • 1215: the year of Magna Carta. Danny Danziger, John Gillingham. 942.03 DAN
  • 1421: the year China discovered America. Gavin Menzies. 910.951 MEN, DVD 910.951
  • 1434: the year a magnificent Chinese fleet sailed to Italy and ignited the Renaissance. Gavin Menzies. 945.05 MEN
  • 1700: scenes from London life. Maureen Waller. 942.1 WAL
  • 1759: the year Britain became master of the world. Frank McLynn. 941.07 MACL
  • 1775: a good year for revolution. Kevin Phillips. 973.3 PHI
  • 1776. David McCullough. 973.3 MACC, Large Type 973.3 MACC
  • 1776: excerpts from the acclaimed history, with letters, maps, and seminal artwork. David McCullough. 973.3 MACC
  • 1861: the Civil War awakening. Adam Goodheart. 973.711 GOO
  • 1864: Lincoln at the gates of history. Charles Bracelen Flood. 973.7092 FLO
  • 1877: America’s year of living violently. Michael A. Bellesiles. 973.83 BEL
  • 1912: the year the world discovered Antarctica. Chris Turney. 998 TUR
  • 1939: countdown to war. Richard Overy. 940.5311 OVE
  • 1942: the year that tried men’s souls. Winston Groom. 940.53 GRO
  • 1948: a history of the first Arab-Israeli war. Benny Morris. 956.042 MOR
  • 1960: the last pure season. Kerry Keene. 796.357 KEE
  • 1967: Israel, the war, and the year that transformed the Middle East. Tom Segev. 956.046 SEG
  • 1968. Michael T. Kaufman. Y 909.826 KAU
  • 1968: the year that rocked the world. Mark Kurlansky. 909.826 KUR
  • 1973 nervous breakdown: Watergate, Warhol, and the birth of post-sixties America. Andreas Killen. 973.924 KIL
  • The abbey up the hill: a year in the life of a monastic daytripper. Carol Bonomo. 271.1 BON
  • AD 33: the year that changed the world. Colin Duriez. 270.1 DUR
  • And the pursuit of happiness. Maira Kalman. Graphic 320.973 KAL
  • Animal, vegetable, miracle: a year of food life. Barbara Kingsolver. 630.2 KIN, CD 641 KIN
  • Another shot: how I relived my life in less than a year. Joe Kita. B Kita
  • The atomic times: my H-bomb year at the Pacific Proving Ground: a memoir. Michael Harris. 623.45 HAR
  • Baby laughs: the naked truth about the first year of mommyhood. Jenny McCarthy. 306.8743 MACC
  • Bears. Matthias Breiter. 599.78 BRE
  • A beginner’s guide to changing the world: a true life adventure story. Isabel Losada. 915.15 LOS
  • Berlin 1961: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the most dangerous place on earth. Frederick Kempe. 943.155 KEM
  • The best year of your life: dream it, plan it, live it. Debbie Ford. 158.1 FOR
  • The big year: a tale of man, nature, and fowl obsession. Mark Obmascik. 598.072 OBM, DVD Comedy B
  • Blood makes the grass grow green: a year in the desert with team America. Johnny Rico. 958.1047 RIC
  • The blue jay’s dance: a birth year. Louise Erdrich. 814 ERD
  • Bomb Squad: a year inside the nation’s most exclusive police unit. Richard Esposito, Ted Gerstein. 363.1798 ESP
  • Boot: an LAPD officer’s rookie year. William Dunn. 363.2 DUN
  • The bread of angels: a journey to love and faith. Stephanie Saldana. B Saldana
  • Bryson City tales: stories of a doctor’s first year of practice in the Smoky Mountains. Walt Larimore. 610.92 LAR
  • Buzz: a year of paying attention. Katherine Ellison. 616.8589 ELL
  • Cañar: a year in the highlands of Ecuador. Judy Blankenship. 918.66 BLA
  • Candy girl: a year in the life of an unlikely stripper. Diablo Cody. B Cody
  • The Civil War: the first year told by those who lived it. 973.7 CIV
  • Cleaning house: a mom’s 12-month experiment to rid her home of youth entitlement. Kay Wills Wyma. 649.1 WYM
  • The complete guide to the gap year: the best things to do between high school and college. Kristin M. White. 378.198 WHI
  • Cook this now: 120 easy and delectable dishes you can’t wait to make. Melissa Clark. 641.5973 CLA
  • Coop: a year of poultry, pigs, and parenting. Michael Perry. B Perry
  • The corner: a year in the life of an inner-city neighborhood. David Simon, Edward Burns. 364.177 SIM
  • Courtroom 302: a year behind the scenes in an American criminal courthouse. Steve Bogira. 345.01 BOG
  • Dear exile: the true story of two friends separated (for a year) by an ocean. Hilary Liftin, Kate Montgomery. 916.762 LIF
  • Defending Baltimore against enemy attack: a boyhood year during World War II. Charles Osgood. B Osgood, Large Type B Osgood
  • The diary of Latoya Hunter: my first year in junior high. Latoya Hunter. B Hunter
  • Dillinger’s wild ride: the year that made America’s public enemy number one. Elliott J. Gorn. B Dillinger
  • A dog year: twelve months, four dogs, and me. Jon Katz. 636.7 KAT
  • Dogged pursuit: my year of competing Dusty, the world’s least likely agility dog. Robert Rodi. 636.7 ROD
  • The doper next door: my strange and scandalous year on performance enhancing drugs. Andrew Tilin. 362.29 TIL
  • Dreaming in French: the Paris years of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, Susan Sontag, and Angela Davis. Alice Kaplan. 944.36 KAP
  • Eat my globe: one year to go everywhere and eat everything. Simon Majumdar. 641.013 MAJ
  • Educating Esme: diary of a teacher’s first year. Esme Raji Codell. 372.11 COD
  • Eisenhower 1956: the president’s year of crisis: Suez and the brink of war. David A. Nichols. 973.921 NIC
  • Either you’re in or you’re in the way: two brothers, twelve months, and one filmmaking hell-ride to keep a promise to their father. Logan & Noah Miller. B Miller
  • February light: a love letter to the seasons during a year of cancer and recovery. Heather Trexler Remoff. B Remoff
  • Fields and pastures new: my first year as a country vet. John McCormack. 636.089 MACC
  • 52 small changes: one year to a happier, healthier you. Brett Blumenthal. 158.1 BLU
  • Flunking sainthood: a year of breaking the Sabbath, forgetting to pray, and still loving my neighbor. Jana Riess. 248.4 RIE
  • The forest unseen: a year’s watch in nature. David George Haskell. 577.3 HAS
  • The forgotten people: a year among the Hutterites. Michael Holzach. 289.73 HOL
  • Full-court pressure: a year in Kentucky basketball. Rick Pitino. 796.323 PIT
  • Girl hunter: revolutionizing the way we eat, one hunt at a time. Georgia Pellegrini. 799.2 PEL
  • Give it up!: my year of learning to live better with less. Mary Carlomagno. 339.47 CAR
  • Granny D: walking across America in my ninetieth year. Doris Haddock. B Haddock
  • Grant’s final victory: Ulysses S. Grant’s heroic last year. Charles Bracelen Flood. B Grant
  • The great plague: the story of London’s most deadly year. A. Lloyd Moote, Dorothy C. Moote. 362.1969 MOO
  • The happiness project: or, why I spent a year trying to sing in the morning, clean my closets, fight right, read Aristotle, and generally have more fun. Gretchen Rubin. 152.42 RUB
  • Helping me help myself: one skeptic, ten self-help gurus, and a year on the brink of the comfort zone. Beth Lisick. 158.1 LIS
  • Hide & seek: how I laughed at depression, conquered my fears and found happiness: a neurotic’s hilarious journey. Wendy Aron. 616.8527 ARO
  • Homicide: a year on the killing streets. David Simon. 363.259 SIM, Audio 363.259 SIM
  • Homicide special: a year with the LAPD’s elite detective unit. Miles Corwin. 363.259 COR
  • I’d like to apologize to every teacher I ever had: my year as a rookie teacher at Northeast High. Tony Danza. 371.1 DAN
  • In Nixon’s web: a year in the crosshairs of Watergate. L. Patrick Gray III. 973.924 GRA
  • In the small kitchen: 100 recipes from our year of cooking in the real world. Cara Eisenpress, Phoebe Lapine. 641.5 EIS
  • In the year of the Bull: Zen, air, and the pursuit of sacred and profane hoops. Rick Telander. 796.323 TEL
  • Indian time: a year of discovery among the Native Americans of the Southwest. Judith Fein. 970.3 FEI
  • Japanland: a year in search of wa. Karin Muller. 915.2 MUL
  • The kings of New York: a year among the geeks, oddballs, and geniuses who make up America’s top high school chess team. Michael Weinreb. 794.1 WEI
  • Kook: what surfing taught me about love, life, and catching the perfect wave. Peter Heller. 797.32 HEL
  • The last of his mind: a year in the shadow of Alzheimer’s. John Thorndike. 616.831 THO
  • Life in year one: what the world was like in first-century Palestine. Scott Korb. 933.05 KOR
  • Living Oprah: my one-year experiment to walk the walk of the queen of talk. Robyn Okrant. B Okrant
  • The lost history of 1914: reconsidering the year the great war began. Jack Beatty. 940.31 BEA
  • Lost mountain: a year in the vanishing wilderness: radical strip mining and the devastation of Appalachia. Erik Reece. 622.292 REE
  • Man of war: my adventures in the world of historical reenactment. Charlie Schroeder. 355.48 SCH
  • Mariposa road: the first butterfly big year. Robert Michael Pyle. 595.789 PYL
  • Moment of glory: the year underdogs ruled golf. John Feinstein. 796.352 FEI
  • Mommy doesn’t drink here anymore: getting through the first year of sobriety. Rachael Brownell. 362.292 BRO
  • My freshman year: what a professor learned by becoming a student. Rebekah Nathan. 378.198 NAT
  • My year in Iraq: the struggle to build a future of hope. L. Paul Bremer III. 956.7044 BRE
  • My year with Eleanor: a memoir. Noelle Hancock. B Hancock
  • Next man up: a year behind the lines in today’s NFL. John Feinstein. 796.332 FEI
  • No matter how loud I shout: a year in the life of juvenile court. Edward Humes. 364.36 HUM
  • Not buying it: my year without shopping. Judith Levine. 339.47 LEV
  • Oh, baby!: 7 ways a baby will change your life in the first year. Bettie B. Youngs, Susan M. Heim, Jennifer L. Youngs. 649.1024 YOU
  • One year to an organized life: from your closets to your finances, the week by week guide to getting completely organized for good. Regina Leeds. 640 LEE, Large Type 640 LEE
  • Operating instructions: a journal of my son’s first year. Anne Lamott. B Lamott
  • Opium season: a year on the Afghan frontier. Joel Hafvenstein. 958.1047 HAF
  • Orange is the new black: my year in a woman’s prison. Piper Kerman. 365.4309 KER
  • Paige by Paige: a year of trading spaces. Paige Davis. 791.45 DAV
  • Passages: how reading the Bible in a year will change everything for you. Brian Hardin. 220.6 HAR
  • Plenty: one man, one woman, and a raucous year of eating locally. Alisa Smith, J.B. MacKinnon. 641.3 SMI
  • The prince of the marshes: and other occupational hazards of a year in Iraq. Rory Stewart. 956.7044 STE
  • The promise: President Obama, year one. Jonathan Alter. 973.932 ALT
  • The prosecutors: a year in the life of a district attorney’s office. Gary Delsohn. 345.05 DEL
  • Punching out: one year in a closing auto plant. Paul Clemens. 338.476 CLE
  • Reading the OED: one man, one year, 21,730 pages. Ammon Shea. 423.028 SHE
  • Relentless pursuit: a year in the trenches with Teach for America. Donna Foote. 371.1 FOO
  • Ridiculous/hilarious/terrible/cool: a year in an American high school. Elisha Cooper. Y 373.18 COO
  • Riding the bull: my year in the madness at Merrill Lynch. Paul Stiles. 332.62 STI
  • Rise to greatness: Abraham Lincoln and America’s most perilous year. David Von Drehle. 973.7092 VON
  • Seasons on Harris: a year in Scotland’s Outer Hebrides. David Yeadon. 941.14 YEA
  • The seasons on Henry’s farm: a year of food and life on a sustainable farm. Terra Brockman. 635.048 BRO
  • Shirt of flame: a year with St. Therese of Lisieux. Heather King. 282 KIN
  • Sinatra: an intimate portrait of a very good year. Richard B. Stolley. 782.421 STO
  • The slippery year: a meditation on happily ever after. Melanie Gideon. 305.2442 GID
  • So many books, so little time: a year of passionate reading. Sara Nelson. 028.9 NEL
  • Suburban safari: a year on the lawn. Hannah Holmes. 577.56 HOL
  • Suck on this year: LYFAO @ 140 characters or less. Denis Leary. 818 LEA
  • Surviving paradise: one year on a disappearing island. Peter Rudiak-Gould. 996.83 RUD
  • Swampwalker’s journal: a wetlands year. David M. Carroll. 577.68 CAR
  • Taking care of our own: a year in the life of a small hospital. Susan Garrett. 362.11 GAR
  • This year I will–: how to finally change a habit, keep a resolution, or make a dream come true. M.J. Ryan. 158.1 RYA
  • Tolstoy and the purple chair: my year of magical reading. Nina Sankovitch. B Sankovitch
  • Truck: a love story. Michael Perry. B Perry
  • True notebooks: a writer’s year at juvenile hall. Mark Salzman. 364.36 SAL, Y 364.36 SAL
  • Undrunk: a skeptic’s guide to AA. A.J. Adams. 362.292 ADA
  • The view from Lazy Point: a natural year in an unnatural world. Carl Safina. 508.747 SAF
  • Wonderland: a year in the life of an American high school. Michael Bamberger. 305.235 BAM
  • A year and six seconds: a love story. Isabel Gillies. B Gillies
  • The year before the flood: a story of New Orleans. Ned Sublette. 976.335 SUB
  • A year by the sea: thoughts of an unfinished woman. Joan Anderson. B Anderson
  • A year in Provence. Peter Mayle. 914.49 MAY, CD 914.49 MAY, DVD 914.49
  • A year in Saigon: how I gave up my glitzy job in television to have the time of my life teaching Amerasian kids in Vietnam. Katie Kelly. 959.7 KEL
  • A year in the life of an ESL student: idioms and vocabulary you can’t live without. Edward J. Francis. 428.007 FRA
  • A year in the Maine woods. Bernd Heinrich. 917.41 HEI
  • A year in the world: journeys of a passionate traveler. Frances Mayes. 914 MAY
  • A year of Biblical womanhood: how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband “master”. Rachel Held Evans. 220 EVA
  • The year of goodbyes: a true story of friendship, family and farewells. Debbie Levy. Y 811 LEV
  • The year of learning dangerously: adventures in homeschooling. Quinn Cummings. 371.042 CUM
  • The year of living Biblically: one man’s humble quest to follow the Bible as literally as possible. A.J. Jacobs. 220 JAC, Large Type 220 JAC, CD 220 JAC
  • The year of magical thinking. Joan Didion. B Didion, CD B Didion                        
  • Year of meteors: Stephen Douglas, Abraham Lincoln, and the election that brought on the Civil War. Douglas R. Egerton. 973.711 EGE
  • The year 1000: what life was like at the turn of the first millennium: an Englishman’s world. Robert Lacey, Danny Danziger. 942.01 LAC, Audio 942.01 LAC
  • The year that changed the world: the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall. Michael Meyer. 943.0009 MEY
  • The year we disappeared: a father-daughter memoir. Cylin Busby, John Busby. Y 363.209 BUS

FICTION

  • 1812. David Nevin. Fic NEV
  • Batman: year one. Frank Miller. Graphic Fic MIL
  • Curveball: the year I lost my grip. Jordan Sonnenblick. Y Fic SON
  • The gap year. Sarah Bird. Fic BIR
  • A good year. Peter Mayle. Fic MAY, CD Fic MAY, DVD Comedy G
  • Hildegard, the last year. Barbara Lachman. Fic LAC
  • It was a very bad year. Robert J. Randisi. Mystery RAN
  • The last station: a novel of Tolstoy’s last year. Jay Parini. Fic PAR
  • My most excellent year: a novel of love, Mary Poppins, & Fenway Park. Steve Kluger. Y Fic KLU
  • No! I don’t want to join a book club: diary of a sixtieth year. Virginia Ironside. Fic IRO
  • That year of our war. Gloria Goldreich. Fic GOL
  • A year and a day. Leslie Pietrzyk. Fic PIE
  • The year at Thrush Green. Miss Read. Fic REA
  • The year everything changed. Georgia Bockoven. Fic BOC
  • A year in the merde. Stephen Clarke. Fic CLA
  • The year my sister got lucky. Aimee Friedman. Y Fic FRI
  • The year of endless sorrows. Adam Rapp. Fic RAP
  • The year of ice. Brian Malloy. Y Fic MAL
  • The year of my miraculous reappearance. Catherine Ryan Hyde. Y Fic HYD
  • The year of pleasures. Elizabeth Berg. Fic BER, Audio Fic BER
  • A year of rhymes. Bernard Cooper. Fic COO
  • The year of secret assignments. Jaclyn Moriarty. Y Fic MOR
  • The year of the beasts. Cecil Castellucci. Y 741.5 CAS
  • Year of the dog. Shelby Hearon. Fic HEA
  • The year of the gadfly. Jennifer Miller. Mystery MIL
  • The year of the hangman. Gary Blackwood. Y Fic BLA
  • The year of the hare. Arto Paasilinna. Fic PAA
  • Year of wonders: a novel of the plague. Geraldine Brooks. Fic BRO

DVDS

  • Another year. DVD Drama A, BLU Drama A
  • The first year. DVD 371.1
  • A good year. DVD Comedy G
  • Windsor Castle: a royal year. DVD 929.72
  • The year my parents went on vacation. DVD Foreign Y
  • A year of the quiet sun. DVD Foreign

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

  • Alice Yazzie’s year. Ramona Maher. Pic MAH
  • Anna all year round. Mary Downing Hahn. J HAH
  • A blizzard year: Timmy’s almanac of the seasons. Gretel Ehrlich. J EHR
  • Four seasons make a year. Anne Rockwell. E 508.2 ROC
  • A kitten’s year. Nancy Raines Day. Pic DAY
  • Middle school is worse than meatloaf: a year told through stuff. Jennifer L. Holm. J HOL
  • My Chinatown: one year in poems. Kam Mak. Pic MAK
  • My love for you all year round. Susan L. Roth. Pic ROT
  • Seasons of the circle: a Native American year. Joseph Bruchac. Pic BRU
  • Small steps: the year I got polio. Peg Kehret. JB Kehret
  • Today I will: a year of quotes, notes, and promises to myself. Eileen & Jerry Spinelli. J 158.1 SPI
  • What a year. Tomie dePaola. EB DePaola
  • A year down yonder. Richard Peck. J PEC Newbery, Large Type Fic PEC
  • The year I didn’t go to school. Giselle Potter. EB Potter
  • The year of the bomb. Ronald Kidd. J KID
  • The year of the Sawdust Man. A. LaFaye. J LAF

SPANISH LANGUAGE / EN ESPAÑOL

  • Este puede ser tu mejor año: sueñalo, planificalo y vivelo. Debbie Ford. Spanish Lang. 158.1 FOR

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