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Summary: Gifted Eyad, a Palestinian Israeli boy, is given the chance to go to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Jerusalem. As he desperately tries to fit in with his Jewish schoolmates and within Israeli society, Eyad develops a friendship with another outsider, Jonathan, a boy suffereing from muscular dystrophy, and gradually becomes part of the home Jonathan shares with his mother, Edna. After...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Summary: "While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: IFC Films 2006

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

Summary: Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Home Entertainment 2004

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

Summary: Fistful of dollars: an anonymous but deadly sharpshooter rides into a lawless Mexican border town torn by war between two factions, the Baxters and the Rojos. Instead of fleeing or dying, as most other would do, the man schemes to play the two sides off each other, getting rich in the bargain.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: An exceptional anthology exploring the joys, heartbreaks and triumphs of immigration-- written by YA authors who are themselves immigrants and the children of immigrants. Their characters face random traffic stops, TSA detention, customs anxiety, and the daunting and inspiring journey to new lands... while also dancing at weddings, keeping diaries, teaching ESL. In presenting the myriad facets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Inkyard Press 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC COM

Summary: Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY BIG

Summary: "Bathed in lurid Technicolor, melodrama maestro Douglas Sirk's Written on the Wind is the stylishly debauched tale of a Texas oil magnate brought down by the excesses of his spoiled offspring. Features an all-star quartet that includes Robert Stack as a pistol-packin' alcoholic playboy; Lauren Bacall as his long-suffering wife; Rock Hudson as his earthy best friend; and Dorothy Malone as his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2001

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

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE WRI

Badawi.

Contents: Critical Combustion -- War On Mt. Zion -- Rhythmic Flux -- Yashar -- Den Of Dreams -- Jihad -- Soldier of Midian -- Tall King Dub -- Alien Encounter -- Return of the Giant Fruit Flies -- Kill The Messenger -- Semetic Stepper -- Cooper's Corner -- Mt. Zion Dub -- Bedouin Interlude -- Ocean of Tears.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Reachout International Records 1997

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

Kertell, Lynn Maslen

Summary: Collects twelve easy-to-read books featuring one-syllable words, short vowels, repetition, and illustrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Kertell, Lynn Maslen

Summary: Presents a collection of ten easy-to-read stories that introduce three- and four-letter rhyming words and feature consistent short vowel sounds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc 2013

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE KER

Marlowe

Contents: Marlowe returns (intro) -- Spring kick -- Small business -- Later with it -- Otherworld -- Snake oil scientist -- Future power sources -- Sawdust underground -- Paydirt -- Eddy Appetite gets repoed -- Dead a lot -- Same team -- OG funk rock -- The machinations of E.W. Godfist -- Can't have me nothing -- Lamilton Taeshawn -- Preach honest -- A madman of conviction (outro).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Distribution, Inc 2020

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

Carter, Carlene.

Contents: Little Black Train (2:50) -- Give Me The Roses (3:28) -- Me And The Wildwood Rose (4:31) -- Blackie's Gunman (4:24) -- I'll Be All Smiles Tonight (4:47) -- Poor Old Heartsick Me (2:41) -- Troublesome Waters (5:18) -- Lonesome Valley 2003 (5:29) -- Tall Lover Man (3:55) -- Gold Watch And Chain (3:17) -- Black Jack David (2:49) -- I Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow (2:44).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: New Rounder 2014

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Faith, Karlene.

Summary: "At the age of twenty-one, Leslie Van Houten was sentenced to death, along with Charles Manson and several of his other disciples, for the infamous murder rampage spanning two nights in August 1969. Leslie, who was present at the Rosemary and Leno LaBianca murders, cheerfully accepted her sentence, wishing only that she had better served Manson in carrying out his apocalyptic vision of "Helter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northeastern University Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 FAI

Brennen, Carlene.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pineapple Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEMINGWAY, ERNEST BRE

Phipps, Marilene

Contents: Prologue: Saint Bernadette at night -- Down by the river -- Life outside my own -- Marie-Ange's ginen -- Dogs -- Meat -- Land -- River Valley rooms -- Grande Jesula gets a visit -- The chapel -- Venant found it hard to know -- Dame-Marie -- At the gate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Iowa Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PHI

Houghton, Marlene

Summary: There have been many books written on herbal medicine. This book differs from most because it is based on the empowerment model, which aims to help people take responsibility for their own health. Houghton helps readers tackle everyday ailments and takes the guesswork out of using herbs to keep them feeling well. Herbal medicine is useful for a range of common complaints, and gentle and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc. 2017

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Batali, Mario.

Summary: Chef Mario Batali presents over one hundred simple seasonal recipes organized in month-by-month menus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5945 BAT

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5945 BAT

Grace, Marlee.

Summary: A book about personal practice, a daily dance documentation project by Marlee Grace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 GRA

Hajali, Issam.

Contents: Ana Damir El Motakallim (11:42 min) -- Mouasalat Ila Jacad El Ard (3:27 min) -- Khobs (3:31 min) -- Lam Azal (3:36 min) -- Ada (4:58 min) -- Yawma Konna (4:34 min) -- Intazirne (3:13 min)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Habibi Funk 2019

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST HAJ

Richards, Marlee.

Summary: Discusses the political, economic, social, cultural, and technology landscape of the United States in the eighth decade of the 20th century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.924 RIC

Summary: The fictionalized biography of composer Cole Porter from his days at Yale in the 1910s through the height of his success to the 1940s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2004

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS NIG

Perez, Marlene.

Summary: Welcome to Nightshade, California—a small town full of secrets. It's home to the pyschic Giordano sisters, who have a way of getting mixed up in mysteries. During their investigations, they run across everything from pom-pom-shaking vampires to shape-shifting boyfriends to a clue-spewing jukebox. With their psychic powers and some sisterly support, they can crack any case! Teenage girls are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2008

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Spieler, Marlena.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5784 SPI

Bauer, Carlene.

Summary: Describes the author's belated coming-of-age after a childhood marked by evangelical beliefs, her resistance of all activities associated with rebellion throughout her teens and early adulthood, and a pivotal relationship that was shaped by transitioningvalues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Bauer 2009

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