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Summary: Set in Sao Paulo's House of Detention. An oncologist arrives at the jail to test patients for HIV infection. Seeing the disease, overcrowding, and rampant circulation of drugs, the doctor comes to realize the internal power structure among the prisoners. Narratives develop, including the attempted murder of Dagger, the solitary confinement of Chico, and the romance between Lady Di and Too Bad....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN CAR

Andrus, Aubre

Summary: Whether you brought home a puppy who needs to learn how to walk on a leash or you're trying to teach an old dog some new tricks, this guide covers it all, including more than 40 different training activities. With tips from veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman, you can take your dog through basic training and problem-solving exercises, and teach the pup some paws-itively amazing acrobatics. And if...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2020

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Andrus, Aubre

Summary: A collection of twelve true animal friendship stories includes the tales of Leroy the Clydesdale and his Chihuahua buddy Berry and orphaned fawn Bambi and his meadow companion Ben the rabbit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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Andrus, Aubre

Summary: "In this easy-to-follow guide, kids get tips and tricks for upcycling and reusing old stuff, as well as hands-on activities, fun facts, and insights from professional-grade life hackers who use their problem-solving skills to change the world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 646.7 AND

Andrus, Aubre

Summary: Suggests ways in which to make the world a better place, including ideas for helping others at home, at school, and in the community through donations and volunteering; environmental activities; and ways to improve oneself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2018

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Andrus, Aubre

Summary: "Awesome S.T.E.A.M.-based science experiments you can do right at home with easy-to-find materials designed for maximum enjoyment, learning, and discovery for kids ages 8 to 12"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Home Kids 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 507.8 AND

Andrus, Aubre

Summary: Learn science facts with Ryan and his mom, a former science teacher, in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read filled with science experiments that you can do at home, too! Ryan loves learning about science! Readers will love conducting three exciting and eye-catching experiments using household products, following step-by-step instructions, and reading about the science behind the experiments. The book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 507.8 AND

Anile.

Contents: False tense -- Jack of clubs -- Inside my head -- Don't tell me -- City of injustice -- Losing my mind -- Seventh sound -- Stay with me -- Fortune tells -- Not the way (to run) -- Exchange -- Between the sides -- Running from time

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Med School Music

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC ANI

Vande Zande, Jeff

Summary: Jeff Vande Zande's latest story collection travels down the shady lanes of the American neighborhood. From kids egging windows to lost joggers and insomniacs to basement prisoners and Orwellian gated communities, these stories grow ever more surreal, holding a darkened mirror up to that which we are-and may become.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whistling shade press 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAN

Andrus, Aubre

Summary: Provides instructions for creating beauty products from such natural ingredients as sea salt, avocado, and beeswax, including cinnamon vanilla whipped body butter, coconut lip balm, sweet dreams cream, and shimmer hair gel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Y 613 AND

Andrus, Aubre

Summary: "Have you ever wanted to speak to animals? Learn the ins and outs of the varying methods animals use to communicate, from wild animals to household pets!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2022

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Andrus, Aubre

Summary: Travel is all about adventure. It's about trying new things and meeting new people. This book shows you how to be a confident and happy traveler, whether you are going to your grandma's house just a few hours away or you're making a trek across the world. Filled with fun quizzes, smart safety tips, and cool trivia, this book will help you get ready for a lifetime of adventure!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2019

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Andrus, Aubre

Summary: "Zebras are one of Africa's most interesting animals, and in this pre-reader, young readers will learn all about where they live, what they eat, and how they survive in the herd. Perfect for beginning and young readers, National Geographic Pre-readers include simple, expert-vetted text and large, engaging photos on every page. A vocabulary tree at the beginning of the book introduces kids to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2020

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Andry, Andrew C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1979

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 612.6 AND

Vande Zande, Jeff.

Summary: Detroit Muscle is a fearless examination of family and of loss, a picaresque novel about putting these shattered pieces of our lives together again - to examine them, to understand them, and to see how, if at all possible, we can move past them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whistling shade Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAN

Vande Zande, Jeff.

Summary: Betrayed by his art and disillusioned by his job as a professor, Ray Casper finds his long-time girlfriend has just left him. At the death of his estranged father, he links up with his out-of-work brother Sammy, and things really get complicated. Sammy moves in with Ray and needs a job; Ray needs inspiration to paint again, and both have to keep from killing each other. This novel unites...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bottom Dog Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAN

Linklater, Andro.

Summary: Linklater's fascinating, provocative and eye-opening story of why America has ended up with its unique system of weights and measures, is explained in this volume that also shows how it has shaped the culture and country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 LIN

Day, Andra.

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Contents: Forever mine -- Only love -- Gold -- Not today -- Mistakes -- Goodbye goodnight -- Rearview -- Red flags -- Honey or fire -- Gin & juice (Let go my hand) -- Rise up -- City burns -- Cheers to the fall.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES DAY

Bitov, Andreĭ

Summary: Seemingly unrelated stories attempt to recreate and identify the writer of a novel once read by the author.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Grau, Andrée.

Summary: Surveys all forms of dance throughout the world, discussing its cultural and social significance, its costume, its history, and noted dancers and choreographers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Inc. 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 792.8 GRA

Linklater, Andro.

Summary: Historian Linklater relates how the borders and boundaries that formed states and a nation inspired the sense of identity that has ever since been central to the American experiment. Linklater opens with America's greatest surveyor, Andrew Ellicott, measuring the contentious boundary between Pennsylvania and Virginia in the summer of 1784; and he ends standing at the yellow line dividing the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 911.73 LIN

Summary: Featuring original illustrations created by diverse artists from around the world, this collection of empowering short stories highlights inspiring acts of courage and kindness shown by Disney princesses and "Frozen" queens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC TAL

Bucci, Andra

Summary: "On March 28, 1944, six-year-old Tati, her four-year-old sister Andra, and other members of the family were deported to Auschwitz. Their mother Mira was determined to keep track of her girls. After being tattooed with their inmate numbers, she made them memorize her number and told them to "always remember your name." In keeping this promise to their mother, the sisters were able to be reunited...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Astra House 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 BUC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B BUCCI BUC

Codrescu, Andrei

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.9106 COD

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