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Chocano, Carina

Summary: "Who is "the girl"? Look to movies, TV shows, magazines, and ads and the message is both clear and not: she is a sexed-up sidekick, a princess waiting to be saved, a morally infallible angel with no opinions of her own. She's whatever the hero needs her to be in order to become himself. She's an abstraction, an ideal, a standard, a mercurial phantom. In You Play the Girl, Chocano blends...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 CHO

Summary: Combating the city's most heinous crimes, the priority of Detective Sergeant Hank Voight and his intelligence team has always been to protect their great city, bringing criminals to justice by any means necessary. Facing a new day and age in Chicago, Police are under siege and under a microscope. With police reform in full swing, the team is forced to navigate treacherous conditions in their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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

Summary: Emmy-winning Executive Producer Dick Wolf delivers the gripping sixth season. The gritty police drama delves into the lives of the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's elite Intelligence Unit as they combat organized crime, drug trafficking, homicides and more on the tough streets of Chicago. Under the command of the tenacious Sergeant Hank Voight, the intelligence squad dishes out...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2019

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ch 6

Summary: Return to ground zero in the fight against Chicago crime in all 23 episodes of this critically acclaimed drama. In Season Three, Hank Voight's intelligence unit is in the final stretch of taking down a powerful kingpin when one of his detectives is severely beaten and kidnapped. In a race against time, Voight makes the difficult decision to bring back one of the disgraced former members of his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ch 3

Summary: Gangsters corrupt a team of ballplayers, opening the eyes of the country to the humanity of the people in the national sport.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2008

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

Mariza.

Contents: O silencio da guitarra -- Cavaleiro monge -- Feira de Castro -- Vielas de Alfama -- Retrato -- Fado curvo -- Menino do bairro negro -- Caravelas -- Entre o rio e a razao -- O deserto -- Primavera -- Aneis do meu cabelo.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Square Records 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Ariana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barnes & Noble 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 648.8 Ariana

Mariza

Contents: Trigueirinha -- Quem me dera -- Amor perfeito -- Oração -- Sou (rochedo) -- É mentira -- Semente viva -- Por tanto te amar -- Nosso tempo -- Verde limão -- Quebranto -- Oi nha mãe -- Fado errado -- Fado refúgio -- Triguerinha.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Music 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Mariza.

Summary: Master of Portugal's fado, Mariza'a debut finds her escaping with a familiar sound of her voice accompanied by her evocative guitar.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Square Records 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Mariana.

Summary: A doll's Halloween adventures are interrupted by the news that her house is invaded by goblins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1987

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Mariana.

Summary: Miss Flora McFlimsey remembers the day when Peterkins the rabbit brought her her first Easter bonnet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1951

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE MAR

Mariza

Summary: New Best of from much-loved Portuguese Fado singer, who was a smash at the Sydney Festival in 2006 and subsequently toured Australia again in 2007 and 2009 (both times performing at the Sydney Opera House). The album features a guest appearance from recent Australian visitor Buika.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Mariza.

Contents: Loucura -- Medo -- Maria Lisboa -- Montras -- Há uma música do povo -- Menino do bairro negro -- Meu fado meu -- Duas lágrimas de orvalho -- Cavaleiro monge -- Recusa -- Há palavras que nos beijam -- Feira de Castro -- Desejos vãos -- Primavera -- Chuva -- Ó gente da minha terra.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Square Records 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Farina, Matthew

Summary: Lawrence the fox accompanies his father into the forest to collect something to take to his school show-and-tell, and while briefly lost and alone, Lawrence encounters the beauty of nature and finds exactly what he needs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Hyperion 2019

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McCandless, Carine

Summary: In April 1992, a young man named Chris McCandless walked into the Alaskan wilderness, where he survived for more than 100 days before perishing in an abandoned bus. For over twenty years his story has captivated millions, and yet only one person knew the truth behind his remarkable journey-until now. Through a tumultuous childhood, the McCandless siblings clung to each other amidst a chaotic...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2014

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Farina, Mimi

Contents: Disc 1: Celebrations for a grey day (1965): Dandelion River run (instr.) -- Pack up your sorrows -- Tommy makem fantasy (instr.) -- Michael, Andrew and James -- Dog blue (instr.) -- V. (instr.) -- One-way ticket -- Hamish (instr.) -- Another country -- Tuileries (instr.) -- The falcon -- Reno Nevada -- Clebrations for a grey day (instr.).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Vanguard 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK FAR

McCandless, Carine

Summary: "The ... story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, fascinated not just ... Jon Krakauer, but also the rest of the nation. Krakauer's book, Into the Wild, became an international bestseller ... and Sean Penn's ... film by the same name further skyrocketed Chris McCandless to global fame. But the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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Allen, Darina.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pelican 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 ALL

Wolf, Karina.

Summary: When Mr. and Mrs. Insomniac and little Mika move twelve time zones away, they have trouble staying awake during the day and make an interesting discovery about themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WOL

Endicott, Marina

Summary: Clara Purdy is at a crossroads. At forty-three, she is divorced, living in her late parents' house, and nearing her twentieth year as a claims adjuster at a local insurance firm. Driving to the bank during her lunch hour, she crashes into a sharp left turn, taking the Gage family in the other car with her. When bruises on the mother, Lorraine, prove to be late-stage cancer, Clara decides to do...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC END

Keegan, Marina

Summary: "An affecting and hope-filled posthumous collection of essays and stories from the talented young Yale graduate whose title essay captured the world's attention in 2012 and turned her into an icon for her generation. Marina Keegan's star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York Fringe Festival and a job...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.609 KEE

Eco, Umberto.

Summary: "Eco's approach is anything but dry and academic. He not only offers practical advice but also considers larger questions about the value of the thesis-writing exercise. How to Write a Thesis is unlike any other writing manual. It reads like a novel. It is opinionated. It is frequently irreverent, sometimes polemical, and often hilarious. Eco advises students how to avoid "thesis neurosis" and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The MIT Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808 ECO

Carola.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN Carol

Davis, Carin

Summary: After Hades almost breaches the barrier between Auradon and the Isle of the Lost, Mal resolves to permanently close the barrier despite having divided loyalties, but a new dark force unexpectedly threatens the people of Auradon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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