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Yan, Lianke

Summary: The trouble-free lives of the disabled residents of Liven in China are disrupted when a money-hungry county official convinces them to start a traveling freak show so that he can use the proceeds to buy the embalmed corpse of Lenin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YAN

Thomas, Clarence

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: The Supreme Court justice recounts his life story, from his impoverished childhood in Jim Crow-era Georgia and struggles to acquire an education to his publicly contested confirmation to the nation's highest court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 347.73 THO

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 THOMAS, CLARENCE THO

Franze, Anthony J.

Summary: "A Washington, D.C. lawyer and a frequent major media commentator on the Supreme Court, Anthony Franze delivers a high-stakes story of family, power, loss and revenge set within the insular world of the highest court of our country. Among Washington D.C. power players, everyone has secrets they desperately want to keep hidden, including Sean Serrat, a Supreme Court lawyer. Sean transformed his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRA

Summary: Life in Judge Harry Stone's court starts with a tear (as the gang says farewell to Selma) and a horselaugh (as they welcome wiseacre Flo to the municipal menagerie). Harry and his staff contend with New York's zaniest nuts and dolts: the usual winos, weirdos, hookers and con artists, plus an orangutan, a rock star, a man from Saturn and a gorgeous witch who has Harry under her spell.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2010

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

Scalia, Antonin

Summary: "By any measure, Antonin Scalia lived an extraordinary life. A Supreme Court justice for three decades, he transformed the way that judges and lawyers think about the law. Married to his beloved Wife, Maureen, for more than fifty years, a father to nine children, and a grandfather to dozens, he was devoted to his family and his faith. He was gregarious, energetic, and a friend to people of all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Forum 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 815 SCA

Clayton, Meg Waite.

Summary: Thirty years ago, Laney, Mia, Betts, and Ginger were roommates and best friends in law school. Collectively nicknamed the Ms. Bradwells by a professor their relationship has weathered marriage, divorce, children, and death, but when Betts's Supreme Court nomination is threatened by questions about the death of a young man at a party they attended decades ago, the women retreat to the scene of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

Taylor, Brad

6 holds on 5 copies

Summary: To finally end the war between their nations, a rogue Ukranian band of partisans known as the Wolves teams up with members of Russia's military intelligence to assassinate Vladimir Putin. But Putin is aware of the traitors in his midst and assigns the loyal commander of the Russian national guard to root them out. It's a mission Victor Petrov is expected to undertake after he prevents Sweden...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2024

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Sotomayor, Sonia

Summary: "As the first Latina Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor has inspired young people around the world to reach for their dreams. But what inspired her? For young Sonia, the answer was books! They were her mirrors, her maps, her friends, and her teachers. They helped her to connect with her family in New York and in Puerto Rico, to deal with her diabetes diagnosis, to cope with her father's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB SOTOMAYOR SOT

Summary: Season 5 opens with a distraught Judge Harry T. Stone, unaware he has his job back, planning to pull off a maniacal prank against the City of New York. Dan is given an unwanted overseas assignment, public defender Christine comes to the rescue when Roz has trouble with her boyfriend. Meanwhile, Bull gets struck by lightning and thinks God spoke to him and Mac works on curing his technophobia.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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

Summary: Originally conceived as the final season, Night Court's eighth hit year saw the show's creators moving some very long simmering subplots off the back burner and on the boil. As the season begins, everyone welcomes Christine back from maternity leave. The happy reunion is short-lived, however, as long-buried passions, secret guilts, and long-lost relatives plunge the court into chaos.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2013

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

Meltzer, Brad

Summary: This volume of ordinary people change the world features Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court Justice. She is proof that with opportunity comes justice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 SOT

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J Bio I am Sotomayor

Sotomayor, Sonia

Summary: "In this adaptation for middle graders based on her bestselling adult memoir, My Beloved World, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Sonia Sotomayor's extraordinary life inspires. Her achievement serves as a true testament to the fact that no matter the obstacles, dreams can come true. Includes an 8-page photo insert. Sonia Sotomayor, the first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 347.73 SOT

Taylor, Brad

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Brad Taylor and Pike Logan face off against Putin's agents and a group of rogue Ukrainian partisans plotting to assassinate a Swedish deputy minister"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Large Print, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2024

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De Hart, Jane Sherron

Summary: "The first full life--private; public; legal; philosophical--of the 107th Supreme Court Justice, one of the most profound and profoundly transformative legal minds of our time; a book fifteen years in work, written with the cooperation of Ruth Bader Ginsburg herself and based on many interviews with the Justice, her husband, her children, her friends, and associates. In this large,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GIN

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GINSBURG, RUTH BADER DEH

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B GINSBURG DEH

Patterson, James

2 holds on 5 copies

Summary: US President Keegan Barrett has swept into office on his success as Director of the CIA. Six months into his first term, he devises a clandestine power grab with deadly consequences. Barrett personally orders Special Agents Liam Grey and Noa Himel to execute his plan, but their loyalties are divided. The CIA serves at the pleasure of the president, yet they've sworn to support and defend the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M PAT

Kalman, Laura

Summary: "The Warren Court of the 1950s and 1960s was the most liberal in American history. Yet within a few short years, new appointments redirected the Court in a more conservative direction, a trend that continued for decades. However, even after Warren retired and the makeup of the court changed, his Court cast a shadow that extends to our own era. In The Long Reach of the Sixties, Laura Kalman...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347 KAL

Summary: History of Iron County, Michigan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [publisher not identified] 1985

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3774975 Iron County

Bernhardt, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BER

Richmond, Michelle

Summary: FBI Agent Lina Connerly hopes to start life anew in California. But as students at her son's high school go missing, she summons her investigative instincts and pushes her own ethical boundaries to solve the crimes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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

Bernhardt, William

Summary: Ben Kincaid is at the center of a controversial Supreme Court nomination in the thrilling follow-up to Capitol murder. Now a senator, Ben Kincaid is given the task of advising the president's next Supreme Court nominee. Judge Thaddeus Roush's popularity with both parties make him a shoo-in ... until he decided to out himself on national television, igniting a Beltway uproar and setting the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Summary: They all come out at night. That's when you'll meet the weirdos, wannabes, lecherous fiends, nutballs, and strange-os--and those are just the people in charge of Criminal Court, Part II, state of New York.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Starry Night Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television 2005

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

Summary: Judge Harold T. Stone, Dan, Bull, Selma, and new public defender Christine return for a rollicking second season of dispensing justice to the assorted nuts of Night Court.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 1984

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

Summary: Laughter's in session as Criminal Court, Part II, State of New York dispenses justice and comedy in an uproarious Season 4 that adds opinionated bailiff Roz Russell to the oddball Night Court ensemble. You are hereby sentenced to 22 Hilarious Episodes as wacky mcnacky Judge Stone is seemingly bounced from the bench, randy-and-ready Dan is loved into a coma, public defender Christine ends up...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Entertainment 2010

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

Summary: As Night Court begins its sixth hit season, Assistant District Attorney Dan Fielding is listed as missing and presumed dead when his plane crashes in the Arctic Ocean. Judge Harry T. Stone cautions the others against expecting Dan to still be alive after two weeks of search-and-rescue efforts, but Legal Aid Attorney Christine Sullivan refuses to give up hope and prays for Dan's safe return....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2012

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

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