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Brosier, Emily Travis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BaySide Print. 1997

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4632 BRO
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 977.4632 BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.463 Brosier

Smiley, Tavis

Summary: Examines the increasing high school dropout rate of African-American teenage males, looking at contributing factors such as generational poverty, lack of positive male role models, poor urban school conditions, and low expectations for students, and explores ways to try to reverse the trend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2011

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TOO

Smiley, Tavis

Summary: A notable PBS and Public Radio International host recounts the story of his friendship with Maya Angelou, who took on the role of teacher and maternal figure to him after their initial meeting in 1986, when he was a recent college graduate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 SMI

Smiley, Tavis

Summary: Presents an analysis of the recent increase of poverty in the United States, even among the middle class, describing twelve steps that can be undertaken to give the poor more equitable access to housing, education, and health care.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SmileyBooks 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 339.22 SMI

Smiley, Tavis

Summary: Presents a revealing chronicle of the twelve months leading up to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, discussing how he rose above denunciations by the press and assaults on his character to address racism, poverty, and militarism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323 SMI

Smiley, Tavis

Summary: "A powerful chronicle of the sixteen weeks leading up to King of Pop Michael Jackson's death. Michael Jackson's final months were like the rest of his short and legendary life: filled with deep lows and soaring highs, a constant hunt for privacy, and the pressure and fame that made him socially fragile and almost--ultimately--unable to live,"--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JACKSON, MICHAEL SMI

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dust-to-Digital 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS GOO

Various artists

Contents: Where has my little dog gone? / Trad. (Hoosier Hot Shots) (2:53) -- Tennessee hound dog / B. & F. Bryant (Osborne Brothers) (2:22) -- Dog / M. H. Adcock-F. Walton (Eddie Adcock Band) (2:52) -- Bull dog down in sunny Tennessee / Dock Walsh (Dock Walsh with the Carolina Tar Heels) (2:22) -- Old Rattler / L. M. Jones (Grandpa Jones) (2:04) -- Dad gave my dog away / T. Texas Tyler (2:34) -- Hound...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: CMH Records 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY DOG

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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

Levert, Gerald.

Contents: Intro ; Speak for the world -- Cornel West/Tavis Smiley interlude -- Crucify me -- Greater later -- Show you how to love (interlude) -- Lay you down -- Everyday -- Better to talk it out -- It was what it was -- Duty calls -- One million times -- What happened to the lovin' (featuring Eddie Levert Sr., Trey Songz & the Levert kids) -- So what (if you got a baby) -- Where do we go -- Click a...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2004

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

Summary: Brendon Frye is a loner, someone who always knows all the angles but has chosen to stay on the outside. When the girl he loves turns up dead, he is determined to find the 'who' and 'why'.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Focus Features 2006

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Summary: Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD EAG RATED PG-13

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE EAG

1 hold on 11 copies

Summary: After Mary Poppins departed London, Jane and Michael Banks grew up into loving and responsible adults. When Michael becomes a single father of three children after the death of his wife, Mary Poppins revisits the Cherry Tree Lane home again to try to help Michael and his family cope and move beyond their grief. Time passes quickly for most normal mortals. Mary Poppins has never been normal....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2019

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF Ma

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

Summary: When the Savior becomes the "Dark Swan," the lines between good and evil blur as Emma begins to relish the intoxicating taste of absolute power. Terrified she'll succumb, Emma and Hook visit Camelot to find the one person who may be able to aid them: Merlin. Unfortunately, King Arthur proves treacherous, and when he joins forces with a vengeful Zelena, Emma and Hook's hopes are shattered.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV On 5

1 hold on 1 copy

Contents: Creole Farmers stomp (the Creole Zydeco Farmers) -- Ço fa (Keith Frank & the Soileau Zydeco Band) -- You're no good for me (Rosie Ledet) -- What you gonna do? (Beau Jocque) -- I'm in love (Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas) -- Burnin' Flames special (Jude Taylor & his Burning Flames) -- Lula Lula don't you go to bingo (Boozoo Chavis) -- My girl Josephine (Queen Ida & her zydeco band) -- Calinda...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Putumayo World Music 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/NORTH AMERICAN ZYD

Summary: Zack and Miri are lifelong friends and roommates who are facing hard times and a mountain of debt. When the electricity and plumbing get shut off, they seize upon the idea of making a homemade porno movie for some quick cash. They decide to enlist the help of their friends and they become part of the haphazard cast and crew. They both vow that having sex will not ruin their friendship. But as...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Company Home Entertainment ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Genius Products 2008

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

Summary: It is a genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West. In a land controlled by feudal barons, Into the Badlands tells the story of a ruthless, well-trained great warrior Sunny and a young boy M.K. who embark on a spiritual journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2009

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN GRE

Summary: In the summer of 2001, New York college student Tyler is still feeling lost from the tragedy that has strained his relationship with his father when he meets Ally, a girl who understands his pain. The last thing Tyler's looking for is love, but through their passionate relationship, he finds new possibilities for happiness. It's an unforgettable story about the power of the heart, the strength...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Summit Entertainment 2010

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

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Summary: Sunny is living off the grid, doing his best to provide for his infant son, Henry, in the wake of Veil's death. It is only when Henry contracts a mysterious illness that Sunny must journey back into the Badlands, where the Widow and Baron Chau are entrenched in a drawn-out war. No longer supported by Tilda or Waldo, the Widow must find new allies in Lydia and in Nathaniel Moon. But when a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: Season Two finds Sunny and M.K. separated and scattered to the wind, each imprisoned in unlikely places. While M.K. struggles to control his powers, Sunny is determined to fight his way back into the Badlands to find his family or die trying.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2018

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

Summary: Four decades ago, legions of young people trekked to San Francisco and its famed Haight Asbury district, the epicenter for the youth-driven counterculture revolution that was transforming American culture. They came for peace, politics, community, love...and they came for the music, the most enduring legacy of that very special place and time. It has proven to be the element that really tells...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 2007

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK LOV

Summary: There is a train station on the other side of death, yet not all who arrive on the platform will be judged ready for passage onwards. For one unready soul, there will be both a test and a second chance. Rather than be reborn, this soul will awake in the body of 14-year-old suicide, Makoto Kobayashi, where it must not only find a way to fit into Makoto's existence, but also unravel two...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: DVD ANIME COL

Summary: When destiny calls, the Oceanic 6 frantically race back to the island. As a result of Ben moving the island, the survivors left on the island begin skipping through time. The survivors discover that they've run into The Others 50 years in the past, but Richard Alpert is the same age. In Los Angeles, Kate tries to find out who is trying to take Aaron away from her. In order to avoid being...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2009

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