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Summary: Alana doesn't understand why she is always influenced by anger. But she has always been trying to fight it. Born during a volcanic eruption, which separated her from her parents, Alana was adopted by a rich woman who has been trying to help her live a normal life. As she reaches adulthood, Alana discovers the truth about her origin: she's no ordinary human being. She may in fact be the ultimate...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Summary: Follows the story of Astrid Lindgren, future author of Pippi Longstocking. As a teenager, eager to break free from her loving but strict religious family in rural Sweden, she accepts an internship at a local newspaper where she attracts the attention of its married editor. After Astrid becomes pregnant, she embarks for Denmark to give birth to a son, whom she reluctantly leaves with a foster...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Saviano, Roberto

Summary: Roberto Saviano returns to the streets of Naples and the boy bosses who run them in Savage Kiss, the hotly anticipated follow-up to The Piranhas. Nicolas Fiorilla and his gang of children--his paranza--control the squares of Forcella after their rapid rise to power. But it isn't easy being at the top. Now that the Piranhas have power in the city, Nicolas must undermine the old families of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAV

Saviano, Roberto

Summary: Nicolas Fiorillo is a brilliant and ambitious fifteen-year-old from the slums of Naples, eager to make his mark and to acquire power and the money that comes with it. With nine friends, he sets out to create a new paranza, or gang. Together they roam the streets on their motorscooters, learning how to break into the network of small-time hoodlums that controls drug-dealing and petty crime in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAV

Lupi, Giorgia

Summary: "In their year-long visual correspondence project, Giorgia Lupi, an Italian woman living in New York, and Stefanie Posavec, an American woman living in London, capture the inherent poetry of that subjective selectivity. Each week, they jointly selected one aspect of daily life - from sleep to spending habits to mirror use - and depicted their respective experience of it in a hand-drawn...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Misc Lupi

Kaur, Rupi

Summary: Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 KAU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 KAU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 811 KAU

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: As snowflakes slowly come down, one by one, people in the city ignore them, and only a boy and his dog think that the snowfall will amount to anything.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 1998

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Shu

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SHU

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SHU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SHU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JEN Caldecott Shulevitz

Summary: The entrepreneur, diplomat and art collector Uli Sigg has played a role in the transformation of China's art world since the 1970s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Aki, Evi

Summary: In Flavors of Africa, Evi Aki shares the traditional Nigerian dishes she grew up enjoying, as well as typical eats from all across the continent. She introduces customary recipes from each of Africa's different regions, including meals from Ethiopia, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Morocco, Egypt, Angola and more, all of which she collected with the help of relatives and family friends. Whether...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishng Co. 2018

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Kaur, Rupi

Summary: A transcendent journey about growth and healing, ancestry and honoring one's roots and expatriation, and rising up to find a home within yourself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Publishing 2018

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Ypi, Lea

Summary: "A reflection on "freedom" in a dramatic, beautifully written memoir of the end of Communism in the Balkans. Lea Ypi grew up in the last Stalinist country in Europe: Albania, a place of queuing and scarcity, of political executions and secret police. While family members disappeared to what she was told were "universities" from which few "graduated", she swore loyalty to the Party. In her eyes,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B YPI YPI

Caine, Uri.

Contents: Mr. B.C. (8:55) -- This is a thing called love (7:09) -- When the word is given (5:17) -- 'Round midnight (4:14) -- Let me count the ways (6:31) -- Jelly (7:16) -- Just in time (7:47) -- We see (8:00) -- Jan fan (10:09).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Winter & Winter 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ CAI

Orlev, Uri

Summary: Based on the true story of a nine-year-old boy who escapes the Warsaw Ghetto and must survive throughout the war in the Nazi-occupied Polish countryside.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ORL

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Shu

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WLD Culture Shulevitz 2008

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: A retelling of the traditional English tale in which a poor man follows the advice of his dream and is eventually led to a treasure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 1978

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2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 SHU

Shulevitz, Uri

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watson-Guptill Publications 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.068 SHU

Summary: Henry II surprises England by naming his fellow rogue and trusted confidant Thomas Becket as Chancellor. But when Henry next appoints him Archbishop of Canterbury, Becket shocks the world by openly defying the King with his newfound faith and compassion. Will a desperate ruler now destroy a beloved friend to save his splintering kingdom?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BEC

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: "The first middle-grade book from a picture book master-a harrowing, heartrending, illustrated account of his childhood escape from the terrors of war"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers 2020

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

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: In the quiet of the night, a sleepy sleepy boy awakes to find the dishes, chairs, and clocks enjoying themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Shulevitz

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: Troto is a happy little car who likes to go places until he drives all the way to Cactusville and meets some big trucks that tease him for being so small.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret Ferguson Books, Farrar Straus Giroux 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SHU

Summary: Germany 1967: murderous bomb attacks, the threat of terrorism, and the fear of the enemy inside are rocking the very foundations of the still-fragile German democracy. The radicalized children of the Nazi generation, led by Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof, and Gudrun Ensslin, are fighting a violent war against what they perceive as the new face of fascism. The man who understands them is also...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2010

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BAA

Viano, Hannah

Summary: "Like Viano's PNW-bestselling S IS FOR SALMON, this is a beautiful alphabet book featuring papercut art representing natural elements. The flora, fauna, and geological features in this book are found throughout North America, so readers around the countrywill connect with Viano's gorgeous art and poetic/scientific text. Examples of the accessible but beautiful alphabet: A is for Acorn, B is for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books 2015

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE VIA

Pusha T

Contents: Brambleton -- Let the smokers shine the coupes -- Dreamin of the past / feat. Kanye West -- Neck & wrist / feat. Jay-Z, Pharrell Williams -- Just so you remember -- Diet Coke -- Rock n roll / feat. Kanye West, Kid Cudi -- Call my bluff -- Scrape it off / feat. Don Toliver, Lil Uzi Vert -- Hear me clearly / feat. Nigo -- Open air -- I pray for you / feat. Clipse, Labrinth, Malice.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP PUS

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