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Summary: Follows the relationship between a teenage ski prodigy and her predatory instructor. In a breakthrough role, Noée Abita plays 15-year-old Lyz, a high school student in the French Alps who has been accepted to an elite ski club known for producing some of the country's top professional athletes. Taking a chance on his new recruit, ex-champion turned coach Fred decides to mold Lyz into his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Summary: "Enjoy two series of romances under one cover from authors Kimberley Comeaux and Cathy Marie Hake. First head to Springton, Texas, where two Texas belles - a pretty outcast and a shy nurse - find rattlesnakes easier to lasso than the hearts of the men they desire. Then join the Gregor brothers from Scotland - doctor, cobbler, lawman - as they settle in the Wild West, seeking wives to help them...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LON

Summary: A 1950 update of the Orphic myth by Jean Cocteau that depicts a famous poet scorned by the Left Bank youth, and his love for both his wife Eurydice and a mysterious princess. Seeking inspiration, the poet follows the princess from the world of the living to the land of the dead through Cocteau's famous mirrored portal. Orpheus represents the legendary Cocteau at the height of his abilities for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2011

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

Summary: A brutal yet poetic snapshot of life as one of Africa's child soldiers, following a young girl who is kidnapped from her village by a group of rebel fighters. Forced to gun down members of her family and enemy soldiers, she takes solace in fellow soldier Magician, a young albino with whom she escapes and starts a new life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WAR

Burial.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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

Summary: The classic children's fairy tale transformed into a magical, mysterious adult romance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sociť ňouvelle de cinm̌atographie 2008

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BEA

Rukeyser, Muriel

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Pittsburgh Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.52 RUK

Barbery, Muriel

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallimard 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 448.6 FIC BAR

Solomon, Muriel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prentice Hall 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.13 Solom

Hemingway, Mariel

Summary: Mariel Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway's granddaughter, searches for a greater understanding of her family history of mental illness and suicide.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Virgil Films And Entertainment 2014

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF RUN

Comeau, Joey

Summary: In this graphic version of the story Cinderella thwarts her evil stepmother by becoming Ninja-rella, saving the prince from bandits, and becoming his ninja bodyguard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FAR

Milani, Alice

Summary: "A graphic account of a pioneering scientist who conducted innovative research on radioactivity. Marie Curie (1867-1934) was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only person to win a Nobel Prize in two different sciences, and first woman to become a professor at the University of Paris."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 MIL

Hemingway, Mariel.

Summary: "A moving, compelling memoir about growing up and escaping the tragic legacy of mental illness, suicide, addiction, and depression in one of America's most famous families: the Hemingways"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 HEMINGWAY, MARIEL HEM

Schindler, Meriel

Summary: "An extraordinary memoir of a Jewish family spanning two world wars and its flight from Nazi-occupied Austria. Meriel Schindler spent her adult life trying to keep her father, Kurt, at bay. But when he died in 2017, he left behind piles of Nazi-era documents related to her family's fate in Innsbruck and a treasure trove of family albums reaching back to before World War I. Meriel was forced to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2021

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Barbery, Muriel

Summary: The lives of fifty-four-year-old concierge Rene Michel and extremely bright, suicidal twelve-year-old Paloma Josse are transformed by the arrival of a new tenant, Kakuro Ozu.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge Company 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BAR

Barbery, Muriel

Summary: A great food critic who can make or destroy the reputation of a chef with a stroke of his pen, Pierre Arthens faces his imminent death by trying to recall the one perfect flavor he sampled in his youth, a flavor that he believes forms the ultimate truth of his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barbery, Muriel

5 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Rose has turned 40, but has barely begun to live. When the Japanese father she never knew dies and she finds herself an orphan, she leaves France for Kyoto to hear the reading of his will. In the days before Haru's last wishes are revealed, his former assistant, Paul, takes Rose on a tour of the temples, gardens and eating places of this unfamiliar city. Initially a reluctant tourist and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAR

Pépin, Muriel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Reader's Digest 2001

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Spark, Muriel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Directions Pub. 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SPA

Spark, Muriel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Directions 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Spark 2000

Tallandier, Muriel

Summary: When Susanne leaves her city home to visit her grandmother, she finds a very special tree of her own in the forest. Each time she returns to the tree, she observes something unique about it--from the sheltering protection of its branches to the scratchy surface of its bark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Dot Kids Press 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TAL

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TAL

Barbery, Muriel

Summary: Renee is the concierge of a grand Parisian apartment building, home to members of the great and the good. Over the years she has maintained her carefully constructed persona as someone reliable but totally uncultivated, in keeping, she feels, with society's expectations of what a concierge should be. But beneath this facade lies the real Renee: passionate about culture and the arts, and more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barbery, Muriel

Summary: Two girls from France and Italy who possess uncanny respective abilities to communicate with nature and perform music at a preternatural level come into contact with magical and malevolent forces before meeting each other in world-changing ways. "An inspiring literary fantasy about two gifted girls from the bestselling author of The Elegance of the Hedgehog, The Life of Elves sings of the human...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Barbery, Muriel.

Summary: The enthralling international bestseller. We are in the center of Paris, in an elegant apartment building inhabited by bourgeois families. Renée, the concierge, is witness to the lavish but vacuous lives of her numerous employers. Outwardly she conforms to every stereotype of the concierge: fat, cantankerous, addicted to television. Yet, unbeknownst to her employers, Renée is a cultured...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA, Inc. 2008

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