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Darwīsh, Najwān

Summary: "From a foremost contemporary Arab poet comes a book of deep poetic sensitivity, power, wit, and existential self-questioning. In a second major book to have been translated into English by Kareem James Abu-Zeid, following the critically acclaimed NothingMore to Lose, the Palestinian poet Najwan Darwish takes the reader on a dizzying journey across histories, cultures, and geographies. With...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New York Review Books 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 892.7 DAR

Summary: Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2012

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD HOM RATED R

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4 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOM

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ho 1

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Homeland 2012

Eid, Kassem

Summary: Kassem Eid survived arrest in al-Assad's regime, a chemical weapons attack that shocked the world, and the siege of a city where he fought with the Syrian rebel army. This is his story--a unique and powerfully moving testimony for our times, with a foreword by Janine di Giovanni. On August 21, 2013, Kassem Eid nearly died in a sarin gas attack in the town of Moadamiya. At least 1,500 people...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 EID, KASSEM EID

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: Never married, living with an Iraqi-immigrant uncle and devoted dog, and working as a chef in a Lebanese restaurant, thirty-nine-year-old Sirine finds her life turned upside down by a handsome Arabic literature professor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABU

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: Balances are struck in this luminous first novel-between two radically distinct cultures, between obligation and self-will, between past and future, between hilarity and heartbreak-as the Jordanian family of Matussem Ramoud settles in a small, poor-white community in upstate New York.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABU

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: In a memoir about the joys and difficulties of straddling two cultures, the author describes her life with an extended Arab and American family, exploring the role of food, cooking, and eating in shaping her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5956 ABU

Contents: Gonna make you sweat (everybody dance now) (C+C Music Factory) -- C'mon n' ride it (the train) (Quad City DJ's) -- It takes two (Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock) -- Bust a move (Young MC) -- U can't touch this (MC Hammer) -- Push it (Salt-n-Pepa) -- Rumpshaker (Wreckx-n-Effect) -- Humpin' around (Bobby Brown) -- Real love (Jody Watley) -- You dropped a bomb on me (Gap Band) -- Word up! (Cameo) -- Shake...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Music Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK Now

Abu-Jamal, Mumia

Summary: "'This collection of short meditations, written from a prison cell, captures the past two decades of police violence that gave rise to Black Lives Matter while digging deeply into the history of the United States. This is the book we need right now to find our bearings in the chaos'--Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, author of An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States; 'Mumia's writings are a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: City Lights Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323 ABU

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: After a five year absence, an eighteen-year-old runaway returns to her family in Miami to deal with the guilty secret that caused her to flee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABU

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2007

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Summary: Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NOR

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow and Co. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.0496 ABD

Summary: Anthony Doerr and series editor, Heidi Pitlor, select twenty stories that represent the best examples of the form published in 2018.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC BES

Summary: A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD PLA NOT RATED

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Pl 2

Summary: FBI Agent Will Graham hunts the most notorious serial killers. He is both gifted and cursed with an extraordinary ability: he can think, see, and feel like his prey. What he doesn't know is that his new partner has an extreme past. While pursuing a cannibalistic murderer, Special Agent Jack Crawford teams Graham with a psychiatrist, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Dr. Lecter tests Graham every step of the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HAN

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Summary: "It is 1873, and Mycroft Holmes is in service to the Crown once again. A distant relative of Queen Victoria has been slain by the Fire Four Eleven killer, a serial murderer who leaves no mark upon his victims. Mycroft allows Sherlock to take the case, as he has been asked to find a missing person--the fiance of the woman he loves. As Sherlock travels the country on the hunt for a murderer, both...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABD

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABD

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Summary: When his fiancée abruptly departs for Trinidad after hearing disturbing news, Mycroft Holmes and his best friend Cyrus Douglas follow and find themselves drawn in to a treacherous investigation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABD

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Abdul-Jabbar 2015

Summary: Four decades ago, legions of young people trekked to San Francisco and its famed Haight Asbury district, the epicenter for the youth-driven counterculture revolution that was transforming American culture. They came for peace, politics, community, love...and they came for the music, the most enduring legacy of that very special place and time. It has proven to be the element that really tells...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK LOV

Karaim, Reed

Summary: "A young man, Eric, drops out of college and lucks into a job with a small-town newspaper where he meets Anna - a woman whose story will both haunt and inspire him for the rest of his life. Set in a remote North Dakota community in the last days before the Internet, The Winter in Anna unfolds around a romance that almost was, and a meditation on what constitutes a life well lived. In wistful,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAR

Hayes, Karel

Summary: During the summer a family of bears enjoys the comforts of life at a cottage by a lake, alongside the human visitors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Down East 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAY

Kirkpatrick, Wayne

Contents: Welcome to the renaissance (4:45) -- God, I hate Shakespeare (2:41) -- Right hand man (2:46) -- God, I hate Shakespeare (reprise) (1:31) -- A musical (7:47) -- The black death (1:12) -- I love the way (2:47) -- Will power (4:59) -- Botton's gonna be on top (5:35) -- Welcome to the renaissance (reprise) (0:40) -- Hard to be the bard (4:03) -- It's eggs (0:38) -- We see the light (4:06) -- To...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ghostlight Records 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW Som

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Summary: "An autobiography about Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and his life growing up in New York, becoming the basketball star he's known to be, and getting involved in the world around him as an activist for social change"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ABD

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Summary: Traces the evolution of the author's views on social justice, from his youth in the civil rights era to his current role as a cultural commentator on topics ranging from race and economic inequality to music and the influence of the media.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liberty Street, an imprint of Time Inc. Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.5 ABD

Summary: The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

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