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Summary: Wadjda, a fun-loving 10-year-old girl living in Saudi Arabia, has her heart set on a beautiful new bicycle. However, her mother won't allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl's virtue. Determined to turn her dreams into reality and buy the bike on her own, Wadjda uncovers the contradictions and opportunities ingrained in her world. Hilarious,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WAD
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF WAD

Ahn, Angela

Summary: "Eleven year-old Peter Lee has one goal in life: to become a paleontologist. But his summer falls apart when his real-life dinosaur expedition turns out to be a bust, and he watches his dreams go up in a cloud of asthma-inducing dust. Even worse, his grandmother, Hammy, is sick, and no one will talk to Peter or L.B. about it. Perhaps his days as a scientist aren't quite behind him yet. Armed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra 2021

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

Ard, Cath

Summary: "A book that encourages children to go and play outside and discover what nature has to offer. Leave the house and roam into the nature: It is a fascinating place, waiting to be conquered by little ones with curious minds. Whether in the garden, park, or a nearby forest, a closer look at nature will draw out budding architects, their first constructions built from stones, branches, and leaves;...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Gestalten 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.5 ARD

Scott, A.D.

Summary: "John McAllister has come to a crossroads, torn between the stability of his life in the Highlands and the thrill of working as a renowned journalist in Glasgow at a national daily newspaper. Can he accept that this exciting new phase is over? That it is time to settle down? Before he knows it, McAllister is in the midst of a fast-paced hunt for his good friend Jimmy McPhee, who is involved in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

Ahn, Flora

Summary: When Sunny's new little sister Rosy loses Sunny's favorite toy and Rosy sets off outside by herself to find the missing toy, Sunny must recover both her sister and her toy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED AHN

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED AHN

Tamimi, Ahed

Summary: "What would you do if you grew up repeatedly seeing your home raided? Your parents arrested? Your mother shot? Your uncle killed? Try, if just for a moment, to imagine this was your life. How would you want the world to react?" Ahed Tamimi's father was born in 1967, the year that the Israeli occupation of the West Bank began, and every aspect of their family's life has been touched by it. One...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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First Aid Kit

Contents: The lion's roar -- Emmylou -- In the hearts of men -- Blue -- This old routine -- To a poet -- I found a way -- Dance to another tune -- New Year's Eve -- King of the world.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Wichita 2012

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

Scott-Ward, Gillian PHD

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BAC

First Aid Kit

Contents: My silver lining -- Master pretender -- Stay gold -- Cedar lane -- Shattered & hollow -- The bell -- Waitress song -- Fleeting one -- Heaven knows -- A long time ago.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Bmg Music 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Pack A.D. (Musical group)

Contents: Airborne (4:15) -- Big Shot (3:06) -- Animal (3:32) -- Creepin' Jenny (3:35) -- Battering Ram (4:00) -- The Water (4:49) -- Stalking Is Normal (3:30) -- Loser (3:43) -- The Flight (4:03) -- Rocket (3:57) -- Needles (2:49).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Nettwerk Records 2014

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NORMAN, DAVID PHD

Summary: Discover the fascinating world of dinosaurs--their evolution, behavior and habitats. The book features many color photographs of dinosaur fossils and artistic reconstructions of what dinosaurs looked like.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK PUBLISHING 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: 567.9 NORMA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.9 Norman 2000

Maran, Stephen P. PhD

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley Publishing Inc 1999

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 520 Maran

Summary: See how the Germanic tribes lived, fought and worshipped their gods. Intricate 3D animation shows how they built their settlements, buried their kings, vanquished their enemies. Roman cities such as the ancient Cologne, home of the Romanophile Germans, and the Roman limes, the border to free Germania, are also reconstructed through computer graphics and full-cast reenactments.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2003

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Ah! Kosmos.

Contents: Woods -- June -- Wide (feat. Özgür Yilmaz) -- It Rains Without You -- We Can't Fall Off a Mountain -- Quod Non Pertinent Hic -- Dawn -- Paradise (feat. Leah Christensen) -- Beyond Dreams (feat. Elif Çaglar) -- Heart Knows This. A disc of electronic music.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Compost Records 2018

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

Summary: An autobiographical film based on the director's life beginning in 1942 during Hitler's struggle to wrest Egypt, especially the city Alexandria, from the British Army. Yehia, an aspiring actor, and his friends experience the impact of war. Yehia studies cinema in Alexandria, stages his first makeshift productions, and finally reaches the conclusion that his future lies in America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

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

Contents: Grazing in the grass / Friends of Distinction. -- Color him father / Winstons. -- Hey there lonely girl / Eddie Holman. -- Crumbs off the table / Glass House. -- Rainy night in Georgia / Brook Benton. -- Everybody is a star / Sly & The Family Stone. -- Give me just a little more time / Chairman of the Board. -- Didn't I (blow your mind this time) / Delfonics. -- Bells / Originals. -- Turn back...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Records 2001

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

Summary: The year is 1984, and on the rural east coast of New Zealand Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' is changing kids' lives. 'Boy' is a dreamer who lives with his brother Rocky and his Nan. When Boy's father, Alamein, returns home after seven years away, Boy is forced to confront the man he thought he remembered, find his own potential, and learn to get along without the hero he had been looking for.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber, Inc. 2013

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BOY

First Aid Kit (Musical group)

Contents: Rebel heart (5:23) -- It's a shame (4:00) -- Fireworks (4:15) -- Postcard (3:47) -- To live a life (3:13) -- My wild sweet love (3:55) -- Distant star (3:10) -- Ruins (3:31) -- Hem of her dress (3:23) -- Nothing has to be true (4:59).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia 2018

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

First Aid Kit (Musical group)

Summary: Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit's full length debut 'The Big Black And The Blue' follows the critically acclaimed EP 'Drunken Trees'. First Aid Kit, comprised of sisters Klara and Johanna Soderberg, shot to fame through their cover of Fleet Foxes 'Tiger Mountain Peasant Song' which has reached over a million plays on YouTube. The sisters craft their own melancholic folk songs that showcase the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Jagadamba 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Ame

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Forced Exposure 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Aki

Summary: A group of girls explore the city, from watching the sunrise from a rooftop and breakfast from a food cart to museums and parks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AKI

Aki

Summary: A group of girls explore different natural environments, visiting the sea, the forest, the desert, grasslands, and the tundra.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2019

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Contents: Want ads (the Honey Cone) -- She's not just another woman (the 8th Day) -- Cool aid (Paul Humphrey & his Cool Aid Chemists) -- Are you my woman? (Tell me so) (the Chi-Lites) -- Treat her like a lady (Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose) -- Baby let me kiss you (King Floyd) -- Funky Nassau, part 1 (the Beginning of the End) -- Double barrel (Dave & Ansil Collins) -- Bring the boys home (Freda...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 1991

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

Summary: Examines the efforts of the Children's Aid Society in New York, organized by minister Charles Loring Brace, which from 1853 to 1929 sent over 100,000 unwanted and orphaned children from the city to homes in rural America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD ORP

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