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Summary: An inspirational and emotional journey following one young mountaineer and activist's historic quest to complete the Seven Summits, and to inspire an international community to help suffering "blood brothers and sisters" around the globe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD DOC BOM

Summary: Chris Gardner is an intelligent, energetic guy who can't catch a break. In the sluggish Bay Area economy of 1981, he's losing ground, by investing all his family's money in high cost bone-density scanners. His wife leaves him, he loses his apartment, and with his 5-year-old son in tow joins the ranks of the homeless, if not the hopeless. Bounced from shelter to shelter, he finds himself a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Pursuit 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Romberg, Sigmund

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Williamson Music Inc. 1944

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Chowdhury, Bernie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 363.14 CHOWD

Chowdhury, Bernie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.23 CHO

Colfer, Chris

Summary: "A combination travel guide, encyclopedia, and exciting fan compendium, this ultimate guidebook includes sections such as "Who's Who," "Places to Go," and "Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Things" that explore the backgrounds and histories of the many characters, places, and magic items throughout the beloved Land of Stories series. This book also includes bonus chapters, insider information...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC COL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION COL

Herrington, Lisa M.

Summary: "Introduces the reader to what a cavity is, how to prevent them, and what happens when you get one"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 617.6 HER

Strobel, Lee

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 232.9 Strobel 1998

Summary: Features such classic moments as: What if Maya Angelou wrote a tribute to Mayor Marion Barry, A petition to re-name Cross Bay Boulevard as "Tupac Shakur Boulevard--in a predominantly white neighborhood, Chris Rock's outrageous "Taxi driver confessions", Ike Turner's "The rules", "When animals attack in high speed chases II."

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Offutt, Chris

Summary: "After inheriting 400 novels of pornography written by his father in the 1970s and '80s, critically acclaimed author Chris Offutt sets out to make sense of a complicated father-son relationship in this carefully observed, beautifully written memoir,"--NoveList. Andrew Offutt's writing career began as a strategy to pay for his son's orthodontic needs and peaked during the 1970s when the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OFFUTT, CHRIS OFF

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mapping Unlimited 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: R 623.892 NAV

Summary: London-based Chris Cunningham has created some of the most provocative and visually disturbing subject matter in the history of the music video or film. His unnerving, award-winning works have included Aphex Twin's Come To Daddy (an elderly woman is chased through an English council housing complex by pint-sized Richard James mutants); Bjork's All is Full of Love (Two robots fall in love as one...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Palm Pictures 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC WOR

Stewart, Chris

Summary: Chris Stewart had a long and eclectic list of jobs. From some of the most glamorous careers - he was original drummer in Genesis - to the more offbeat - a sheep shearer and circus performer - he had done it all...or almost all. So when he is offered the chance to captain a sailboat in the Greek islands one summer, something he had never done before, he jumps at the chance. Ever the optimist,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.1 STE

Summary: A gifted athlete from Fall River, Massachusetts, Chris Herren was a basketball legend before he left high school. After a troubled yet outstanding career at Fresno State, he would eventually fulfill his childhood dream of playing for the Boston Celtics, only to lose it all to a devastating addiction that nearly killed him. Award-winning director Jonathan Hock chronicles this powerful story of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD DOC UNG

Sukhin, Igor.

Summary: Illustrates how to achieve two-move checkmates, showing how to consider possible defenses by an opponent, visualize upcoming moves, and sacrifice pieces in order to win.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mongoose Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.124 SUK

Bildner, Phil

Summary: Traces the friendship and rivalry of tennis stars Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BIL

Summary: Being responsible is very important! Doing chores, saying please, and being honest are all parts of being responsible. Taking on responsibility is fun and helpful!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HIG

Summary: A group of men find purpose, companionship and even fame as members of a male choir in Berlevåg, Norway. From singing above precipitous cliffs during a raging snowstorm to the backstage maneuverings on their Russian tour, these rugged men bare their souls through songs of faith and hope.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COO

Emling, Shelley.

Summary: "Marie Curie was the first person to be honored by two Nobel Prizes and she pioneered the use of radiation therapy for cancer patients. But she was also a mother, widowed young, who raised two extraordinary daughters alone: Irene, a Nobel Prize winning chemist in her own right, who played an important role in the development of the atomic bomb, and Eve, a highly regarded humanitarian and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Palgrave Macmillan 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CURIE, MARIE EML

Summary: Jan Pienkowski’s Easter depicts the most important story in the Christian religion with stunning illustrations: black silhouettes and decorative gold ink against brilliant jewel-like colors. The text is selected from the King James version of the Bible (The Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John), and presents a clear and meaningful telling of the last supper, the betrayal by Judas, the trial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 226 PIE

Jules, Jacqueline

Summary: Instead of the usual dusting Sofia volunteers to wash the car--but when she leaves the hose on her mother's marigolds get flooded and she calls on her sisters to save the situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC JUL

Fleisher, Paul.

Summary: Describes how the plants and animals of the tundra serve as food for each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.5 FLE

Krieger, Paul A.

Summary: "This book is designed for students enrolled in any introductory chemistry course. This comprehensive guide uses visual analogies and conceptual illustrations to assist students in learning the fundamental concepts of general, organic, and biochemistry."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morton Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 540 KRI

Thomsen, Moritz.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Steerforth Press 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 THOMSEN, MORITZ THO

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