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White, Karen

Overview
Works: 39 works in 57 publications in 1 language and 2,439 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Case studies  History  Guidebooks  Short stories, American  Short stories 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.M1464, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Karen White
Publications by Karen White
Most widely held works by Karen White
Beachcombers [a novel] by Nancy Thayer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Lily Fox, the baby of her family, sends her sister Abbie urgent emails begging her to return home to Nantucket. Their middle sister, Emma, has taken to her bed, emotionally devastated after the loss of her high-powered stockbroker's job and a shockingly unexpected break-up with her fiancé. Also, Lily is deeply worried that Marina, the beautiful, enigmatic woman renting their guesthouse, has set her sights on the sisters' widowed father, Jim
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty Bard MacDonald( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
From her upside-down house, the eccentric Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle issues to parents her marvelous cures for such common children's diseases as Won't-Put-Away-Toys-itis, Answerbackism, and Fighter-Quarrelitis
Be happy without being perfect [how to break free from the perfection deception] by Alice D Domar( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
"Do you have trouble going to bed at night when there's a mess in the kitchen? Do you think you would be happier if only you could lose weight, be a better parent, work smarter, reduce stress, exercise more, and make better decisions? You're not perfect. But guess what? You don't have to be. All of us struggle with high expectations from time to time. But for many women, the worries can become debilitating-- and often, we don't even know we're letting unrealistic expectations color our thinking. The good news is, we have the power to break free from the perfectionist trap-- and internationally renowned health psychologist, Dr. Alice Domar can show you how. BE HAPPY WITHOUT BEING PERFECT offers a way out of the self-imposed handcuffs that this thinking brings, providing concrete solutions, practical advice, and action plans that teach you how to: Assess your tendency toward perfectionism in all areas of your life ; Set realistic goals ; Alleviate the guilt and shame that perfectionism can trigger ; Manage your anxiety with clinically proven self-care strategies ; Get rid of the unrealistic and damaging expectations that are hurting you-- for good! BE HAPPY WITHOUT BEING PERFECT is your key to a happier, calmer, and more enjoyable life"--Publisher's web site
Delta Belles by Penelope J Stokes( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The Delta Belles are reunited to perform at their 25-year college reunion. Delta's pastor husband was murdered, is angry with God, twin sisters, Lacy and Lauren haven't spoken in years, and Rae Dawn has had overwhelming losses
Picking cotton our memoir of injustice and redemption by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
The story behind the unlikely friendship which developed between the accused rapist Ronald Cotton--who served eleven years in prison for a crime he didn't commit--and his accuser, Jennifer Thompson, raped at knifepoint by a man who broke into her apartment while she slept
Assessing the distribution of minorities and women in relevant labor markets by Patricia A Harris( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Everything that rises must converge by Flannery O'Connor( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Collection of nine short stories by Flannery O'connor, first published posthumously in 1965. The flawed characters of each story are fully revealed in apocalyptic moments of conflict and violence that are presented with comic detachment
Disaster preparedness a memoir by Heather Havrilesky( file )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Writer Heather Havrilesky recollects how her turbulent upbringing in the 1970s had a lot in common with the popular disaster movies that dominated the big screen throughout the decade. Here, Havrilesky plots out some of her most personal, painful memories, including cheerleading camp, her parents' divorce, and her father's death
How to raise your adult children because big kids have even bigger problems by Gail Parent( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
As new patterns emerge in the lives of young adults, parents find that their grown children have bigger problems than they did just a few years ago. Whether confronting the question of setting a curfew for a college kid at home or paying for a forty-year-old daughter's wedding, two 'been there, done that' moms give advice with an edge on a variety of emotionally and financially perilous situations
Hospital man, woman, birth, death, infinity, plus red tape, bad behavior, money, God and diversity on steroids by Julie Salamon( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Traces a year at Brooklyn's Maimonides Hospital and its new state-of-the-art cancer center, offering insight into the particular challenges being posed by the region's increasingly multicultural populace while exploring how the hospital addresses key issues related to financial, technological, and ethical matters
Living abroad London by Karen White( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Demon by Kristina Douglas( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Once the Fallen's fearless ruler, a grieving Azazel must find the legendary siren meant to take his lost lover's place, and kill her
Mystery Writers of America presents The blue religion new stories about cops, criminals, and the chase by Michael Connelly( file )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Nineteen original stories about riveting showdowns between cops and criminals
Family tree by Barbara Delinsky( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
When a white couple gives birth to a baby with distinctly black features, a family is thrown into turmoil
Imperfect endings [a daughter's tale of life and death] by Zoe FitzGerald Carter( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Documents the story of the emotionally charged decision by the author's mother to end her life after struggling for 20 years with a terminal illness, a choice also fraught with the legal and moral controversies associated with assisted suicide
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle's farm by Betty Bard MacDonald( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle is back with special cures for the not truthful, the pet forgetter, the fraidy-cat, the destructive child, and the child who continually says, "I can't find it."
Hornet's nest by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Andy Brazil, an eager young reporter; Judy Hammer, the city's police chief; and Virginia West. Hammer's deputy and a genuine head-turner. They're after a serial killer who pulls male out-of-towners from their rental cars, then mutilates, spray paints and shoots them, in that order. What the trio uncovers jolts them like the sting of the hornet- Charlotte's symbol
Unfinished business : women, men, work, family by Anne-Marie Slaughter( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Within four days of its publication in the July/August 2012 issue of the Atlantic, Slaughter's "Why Women Still Can't Have It All" became the most-read feature in the magazine's history, and Slaughter emerged as a major voice in the debate about women in the workplace. Instead of having it all, she wants us to strive for work-life balance and gender equality in the office and at home
The end of America letter of warning to a young patriot : a citizen's call to action by Naomi Wolf( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The Founding Fathers believed that the proper goal of the State was to make men and women free to develop their faculties and to pursue virtue and wisdom. Our Constitution was built around these principles, protecting civil liberties and developing a careful system of checks and balances that protected our freedom from tyranny. Naomi Wolf's latest work, The end of America : a letter of warning to a young patriot, exposes how the escalation of executive power has eroded these core values and systems, limiting Congress's ability to make laws and our courts' power to interpret them; a scenario that our Founding Fathers foresaw and warned against. Wolf outlines in this citizen call to action, which is reminiscent of Thomas Paine's revered Common Sense -- the real threats to our civil liberties that exist and explains how by working together we can stop the growing threat
Alaska women : a databook by Karen White( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Examines the social and economic status of women in Alaska and compares them to other American women. Includes comprehensive collection of data of Alaskan women from 1980 US. Census
 
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Alternative Names
White, Karen Olivia
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English (37)
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