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Summary: Inspirations for Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch- fascinating essays on the expatriate experience in Paris by some of the twentieth century's finest writers. In An Editor's Burial, celebrated director Wes Anderson gathers together the wonderful writing on the expatriate experience in Paris that inspired his latest film The French Dispatch, about an American who sets up a magazine in Paris....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pushkin Press 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 814 EDI

Stendel, David

Summary: David W. Stendel was born in Manistee, Michigan, and diagnosed with epilepsy at age 9. The misunderstanding of epilepsy made growing up quite a task, but the accomplishments of writing songs, stories, poems, and fictional novels, gave him a strike of confidence.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mission Point Press 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: 921 STENDEL, DAVID STE

Summary: Harry, an ex-con turned tailor to the rich and infamous, is married to Louisa, who is smart and sexy. Andy is a suave and ruthless British spy, who had best come through this time, who forces Harry to eavesdrop on the powerful politicians he clothes. Harry's talent for storytelling is not only taken as truth, but sets off a series of events that threatens to destroy everything most important in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2001

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER TAI

Summary: Master of the moor: As a boy, Stephen Whalby took to his beloved moor to escape trouble at home. Trouble follows him there as an adult, however, when women's bodies begin turning up among the rocks, heather, and bogs. Stephen finds no refuge when D.I. Manciple--a rude outsider, unwelcome in the village of Vangmoor--targets him as the prime suspect.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Acorn Media U.S. 2006

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Brenner, David

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.54 BRE

Randel, Weina Dai

Summary: At the moment of the Emperor's death, everything changes in the palace. Mei, his former concubine, is free, and Pheasant, the heir and Mei's lover, is proclaimed as the new Emperor, heralding a new era in China. But just when Mei believes she's closer to her dream, Pheasant's chief wife, Lady Wang, powerful and unpredictable, turns against Mei and takes unthinkable measures to stop her. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P RAN

Summary: No longer the new girl in town, Mary has come to think of the newsroom staff as family. But along with the good times and close friendships come the often trying and ultimately hilarious situations every family faces. From Mary explaining the facts of life to Phyllis' daughter to going on a blind date to attending her disastrous high school reunion, Mary has to cope with every situation...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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Randel, Weina Dai.

Summary: A concubine at the palace learns quickly that there are many ways to capture the Emperor's attention. Many paint their faces white and style their hair attractively, hoping to lure in the One Above All with their beauty. Some present him with fantastic gifts, such as jade pendants and scrolls of calligraphy, while others rely on their knowledge of seduction to draw his interest. But young Mei...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2016

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Hadid, Yolanda

Summary: In early 2011, just before her wedding to David Foster, Yolanda fell ill. From an outspoken, multi-tasking social butterfly she became trapped in a paralyzing mental cocoon. She suffered from severe debilitating fatigue, migraines, joint pain, anxiety, insomnia, Bell’s palsy, tremors, muscle weakness, severe brain fog, word retrieval difficulty, memory loss and intermittent loss of eyesight. As...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HADID, YOLANDA HAD

Retton, Mary Lou

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Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 170.44 RET

Dingell, John David/ Bender, David

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 0000

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Summary: Buffy is resurrected form the dead by Willow, who thought Buffy was in a hell dimension. What the Scoobies don't know is that Buffy believed that she actually was in heaven. After being ripped from a peaceful existence, she now considers herself to be in a hell on earth. The depressed slayer secretly turns to someone who knows about death, the Buffy-obsessed Spike, and the two begin a twisted...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BUF

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BUF

Summary: The Chelsea murders: A serial murderer is on the loose in the bohemian borough of Chelsea and the police race the press to find the killer.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2009

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV ARM

Summary: Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE HAR

Summary: "A young F.B.I. agent is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent, but finds herself drawn into his investigations of paranormal and unexplained phenomena."

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV X

Summary: Pink ribbons, the symbol of the breast cancer prevention movement, are everywhere: T-shirts, hats, yogurt cups, KFC buckets, car ads, NFL stadiums - the list goes on and on. They make people feel good, as if engaged in a successful battle against breast cancer. But who is really benefiting? More and more women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year. Wouldn't it be something if some of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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

Summary: After her death at the hands of The Master and a summer vacation spent with her father, Buffy returns to Sunnydale in a strangely withdrawn and snappy mood. Determined to break off her relationship with Angel, she seems a little too eager to renew her Slayer training. She needs to get Angel out of her blood is proving to be harder than she thought. As the two draw even closer together, their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BUF

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BUF

Summary: After inheriting her spying business from her late father, private eye Honey West outwits criminals and solves crimes using her unique arsenal of martial arts and scientific gadgets.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by VCI Entertainment 1965

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HON

Summary: The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.

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Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2006

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD 363.73 Inconvenient 2006

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC INC
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF INC

Summary: In four episodes, a hapless hotel bellhop is placed in some outrageous predicaments by some very unusual guests.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 1999

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Summary: "Relive the trials and tribulations of college as Buffy, Willow and Oz experience their freshman year at UC Sunnydale. Between juggling term papers, frat parties and a demonic roommate, Buffy must also battle a gang of vampire thieves."--Www.foxtvdvd.com.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox 2003

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BUF

Summary: Ex-convict trucker Don Barnes discovers that his daughter Cebe has grown into a rebellious teenager.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Passion Productions 2002

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

Summary: Lovely and amazing is an intimate family portrait of four hapless but resilient women and the bitter sweet lessons they learn in keeping up with the hectic demands of their individual neuroses.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Home Entertainment 2002

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

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