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Courtois, Grégoire

Summary: "Once upon a time, a class of six-year-olds heads into the forest for a camping trip. The innocent children play games where they imagine monsters everywhere: the creaking of trees becomes a growl, a tree trunk becomes an ogre. But this fairy tale doesn't have a happy ending. Monsters really do exist: accidents, illness, the murderous impulses of a classmate. One by one, 'happily ever after'...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coach House Books 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC COU

Delacourt, Grégoire.

Summary: "The #1 bestselling international phenomenon that asks, If you won the lottery, would you trade your life for the life of your dreams? Jocelyne lives in a small town in France where she runs a fabric shop, has been married to the same man for twenty-one years, and has raised two children. She is beginning to wonder what happened to all those dreams she had when she was seventeen. Could...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEL

Solotareff, Grégoire.

Summary: A frog tricks a giant ogre into believing the frog is the bigger and more powerful of the two, so that the ogre will stop eating the forest animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 1988

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SOL

Gregoire, Sheila Wray

Contents: Diagnosis: stress -- One step forward, two steps back -- This ain't my mama's house! -- Balancing tipped scales -- Relationship u-turns -- The family that cleans together -- Don't just sit there--do something! -- Kids spell love t-i-m-e -- Bringing your wallet under God's control -- In the mood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kregel Publications 2003

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Summary: The story of the Henry family as they experience World War II in Europe and the Pacific, depicting the final years of the war and its impact on everyday people.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2008

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

Bourgois, Philippe I.

Summary: This study immerses the reader in the world of homelessness and drug addiction in the contemporary United States. The authors followed a social network of heroin injectors and crack smokers on the streets of San Francisco, accompanying them as they scrambled to generate income through burglary, panhandling, recycling and day labour.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.9084 BOU

Parquet Courts (Musical group)

Contents: Dust -- Human performance -- Outside -- I was just here -- Paraphrased -- Captive of the sun -- Steady on my mind -- One man, no city -- Berlin got blurry -- Keep it even -- Two dead cops -- Pathos prairie -- It's gonna happen.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Wright, J. C. (John Couchois)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Letter Press 1984

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.4 WRI

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4 WRI

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Summary: Toby is a disillusioned director, currently heading commericals, who becomes pulled into a world of fantasy and memory when he's reunited with a Spanish cobbler he cast as Don Quixote in a student film years earlier. The old man now believes himself to be the legendary character, and Toby to be Sancho Panza, who must play along with the delusion as he also attempts to fulfill his professional...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Parquet Courts (Musical group)

Contents: Master of my craft (Gold record diamond minds) -- Borrowed thyme -- Donuts only -- Yr no stoner -- Yonder is closer to the heart -- Careers in combat -- Light up gold pt. 1 (The color of something) -- Light up gold pt. 2 (Gleaning embers from a burning field) -- N. Dakota (A Souix, an Apache, and a mohawk) -- Stoned & starving -- No ideas -- Caster of worthless spells -- Disney P.T. (A borelis...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: What's Your Rupture? 2013

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

Parquet Courts (Musical group)

Contents: Total football -- Violence -- Before the water gets too high -- Mardi Gras beads -- Almost had to start a fight -- In and out of patience -- Freebird 2 -- Normalisation -- Back to Earth -- Wide awake! -- NYC observation -- Extinction -- Death will bring change -- Tenderness.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Summary: After the German occupation of Paris during World War II, a young widow flees the war-torn city with her two children and must rely on a mysterious young stranger in order to survive.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2004

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

Contents: Office de l'Exaltation de la Sainte-Croix (14 septembre): hirmi du canon -- Grand Carême et Nuit de Paques: Les Béatitudes; Grand prokeimenon; Notre Père; Tropaire de Saint-Jean Chrysostome; Hymne acathiste; Kontakion du grand canon; Stichère du Vendredi Saint; Grande entrée du Samedi Saint.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmonia Mundi 1988

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL CHA

Berlioz, Hector

Contents: disc 1. Acte 1 (Voigt, Lakes) --

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: The Decca Music Group 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD OPERA BER

Summary: Moliere is a down-and-out actor and playwright who is up to his ears in debt. The wealthy Jourdain offers to cover that debt so that Molière's theatrical talents might help Jourdain win the heart of a certain widowed marquise. Disguised as a priest, Molière becomes a guest in Jourdain's palace on the subtext of teaching Jourdain the craft of the stage, all this to the annoyance of Jourdain's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2008

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

Summary: Captain Marleau has a hunter's instinct, disguised under a deliberately offbeat veneer. As she says herself, she doesn't skim over cases; she plunges into them. Always on the prowl, she lies in wait for clues and her prey and takes them by surprise. In each episode, her hunt centers around a character played by a famous actor, men and women who are a match for the outstanding cop. The volume...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: The true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church; Lustiger was appointed Archbishop of Paris by Pope Jean Paul II- and found a new platform to celebrate his dual identity as a Catholic Jew;...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Summary: Two of French cinema's biggest stars shine in this bittersweet drama about the unlikely friendship that develops between Claire, a talented but tightly wound midwife, and Beatrice, the estranged, free-spirited mistress of Claire's late father. Though polar opposites in almost every way, the two come to rely on each other as they cope with the unusual circumstance that brought them together.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Box Films 2017

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

Summary: A screenwriter with a three-day deadline for a script asks a secretary to help concoct ideas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2001

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Paris 1964

Summary: Two adulterous lovers go from pillow talk to possible murder in this sexy, brain-teasing thriller. Julien is a middle-age salesman embroiled in a steamy love affair with a married woman who, after a round of kinky sex, makes a startling suggestion. Suddenly Julien is caught up in a police investigation, but just what exactly happened?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Summary: Set in the 16th century, Marie de Mezieres is deeply in love with her dashing cousin Henri de Guise. However, due to her father's political ambitions, she is forced into a marriage with the well-connected Philippe de Montpensier, who she has never met. When Philippe is called away to fight, she is left in the care of Count Chabannes, an aging nobleman. It isn't long before she is exposed to the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Media Group 2011

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

Summary: While incarcerated, the famous philanthropist and sexual predator educates a young woman about the carnal pleasures of life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TFI International 2003

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

Reeves, Dianne.

Contents: I Want You (4:57) -- Feels So Good (Lifted) (4:26) -- Dreams (5:20) -- Satiated (Been Waiting) (5:39) -- Waiting In Vain (6:35) -- 32 Flavors (5:27) -- Cold (6:14) -- Wild Rose (5:51) -- Stormy Weather (8:03) -- Tango (6:36) -- Unconditional Love (For You) (5:43) -- Long Road Ahead (3:59).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Concord Records 2014

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Summary: Optimistic hobo Isa, with her life in her backpack, has a gritty existence on the road, going from one town to another through northern France, working factory jobs and selling cards. After she loses a garment-factory job, her coworker Marie lets Isa share space in her Lille living quarters, an apartment belonging to a hospitalized mother and daughter. Isa goes through two tempestous...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1999

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