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Summary: The rousing story of lowborn William Thatcher's quest to change his stars, win the heart of an exceedingly fair maiden and rock his medieval world. Follow this fearless squire and his band of medieval misfits as they careen their way toward impossible glory that's part romance, part road trip and part exuberant swashbuckling.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE KNI

Summary: William Burroughs: the Beats éminence grise, "literary outlaw," culture hero to generations of poets, musicians, artists, and filmmakers who had their minds blown by his 1959 classic, banned-in-America "Naked Lunch." This film covers his life in a straightforward manner, but the portrait drawn is at odds with the character who wrote in outlandish graphic detail about then-forbidden sexuality in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Yonilizer Productions 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC WIL

Sony

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: TC EQ Sony

Summary: "Experience fifteen years in the life of seminal British artist Ralph Steadman, whose surreal, often confrontational artwork is frequently associated with Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Burrough, Bryan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.836 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: Chronicles the rise and fall of one of the great economic and political powerhouses of the twentieth century--Texas oil--by weaving together the epic sagas of the industry's Big Four (Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson) in a story of wealth, power, family feuds, scandals, and bankruptcies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bryan Burrough 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 338.2 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

8 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "Three noted Texan writers combine forces to tell the real story of the Alamo, dispelling the myths, exploring why they had their day for so long, and explaining why the ugly fight about its meaning is now coming to a head. Every nation needs its creationmyth, and since Texas was a nation before it was a state, it's no surprise that its myths bite deep. There's no piece of history more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 976.403 BUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 976.403 BUR

Summary: After seeing a less-than-conventional psychiatrist for her problems at home who gives her too many prescriptions and bad advice, a mother ends her marriage and sends her young son to live with the doctor and his odd family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: Chronicles the rise and fall of one of the great economic and political powerhouses of the twentieth century--Texas oil--by weaving together the epic sagas of the industry's Big Four (Roy Cullen, H. L. Hunt, Clint Murchison, and Sid Richardson) in a story of wealth, power, family feuds, scandals, and bankruptcies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.2 BUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 920 Bur

Burrough, Bryan

Summary: An account of the decade-long battle between the FBI and America's revolutionary counterculture documents terrorist activities stemming from radical beliefs, tracing the stories of such groups as the Weathermen and the Black Liberation Army.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 BUR

Burrough, Bryan

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364 Burro

Toy

Contents: Conductor -- You won't be the same -- As we turn -- Join the dots -- To a death unknown -- Endlessly -- It's been so long -- Left to wander -- Too far gone to know -- Frozen atmosphere -- Fall out of love.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Distribution, Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Takes you on an exclusive and rarely seen journey into the process behind creating a duets recording. Legendary entertainer Tony Bennett teams up with the biggest names in contemporary music, all live in the studio recording side by side with Bennett and his superb jazz quartet. This "behind the scenes" musical diary, complete with exclusive "in the moment" interviews, was shot completely in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony BMG Music Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Contents: Rhythm is a dancer / Snap -- All that she wants / Ace of Base -- I'm gonna be (500 miles) / The Proclaimers -- I'll never get over you (getting over me) / Expose -- Informer / Snow -- Rebirth of slick (cool like that) / Digable Planets -- I got a man / Positive X -- Weak / SWV -- Whoomp! There it is / Tag Team -- Gangsta lean / D.R.S. -- If I had no loot / Tony Toni Tone -- Looking through...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Buddha 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PMR BMG

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VA Entertainment

Bono

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 781.66 ASS

Hong, Lily Toy.

Summary: A poor old Chinese farmer finds a magic brass pot that doubles or duplicates whatever is placed inside it, but his efforts to make himself wealthy lead to unexpected complications.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman 1992

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HON

Bullough, Oliver

Summary: Explores the history and people of the Caucasus, recounting the resilience of the native peoples of the area despite historical invasions, persecutions, and warfare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.5086 BUL

Su, Tong

Summary: "In Peach village, crying is forbidden. But as a child, Binu never learned to hide her tears. Shunned by the villagers, she faced a bleak future until she met Qiliang, an orphan who offered her his hand in marriage. Then, one day, Qiliang disappears. Binu learns that he has been transported hundreds of miles and forced to labor on a project of terrifying ambition and scale - the building of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Canongate 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SU

Tiny Ruins

Contents: Olympic girls -- School of Design -- How much -- Sparklers -- Holograms -- Kore wait in the Underworld -- Bounty -- One million flowers -- My love Leda -- Stars, false, fading -- Cold enough to climb.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hong, Y. Euny

Summary: "The Korean sixth sense for winning friends and influencing people, nunchi (pronounced noon-chee) can help you connect with others so you can succeed in everything from business to love. The Power of Nunchi will show you how. If you're thinking, 'Not another Eastern fad: Marie Kondo already made me throw away half my clothes,' don't worry--it's not a fad. Koreans have been using nunchi for more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.0951 HON

Twilite Tone

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Redeye Distribution 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gong.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Christie, Tory

Summary: When the lights go out in her house fourth-grader and middle child Curious starts to consider the whole phenomenon of electricity and how it is created--but one of her younger brothers, John Glenn McCarthy, sees her scientific research as an opportunity for practical jokes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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Tone, Joe

Summary: The dramatic true story of two brothers living parallel lives on either side of the U.S.-Mexico border -- and how their lives converged in a major criminal conspiracy. José Treviño was a devoted family man working as a bricklayer in Texas. Back in Mexico, his younger brother Miguel was ascending to the top ranks of Los Zetas, a notoriously bloody drug cartel. One day José showed up at a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: One World 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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