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Diva

Summary: L.A.'s sci-fi priestess is a unique talent. Los Angeles is a trip. And currently the music emanating from this West Coast dreamland are spinning heads like no others. Diva Dompe is central to this L.A. renaissance, having founded the fabulously costumed trio BlackBlack with her sister Lola; thrown down sinewy bass grooves as a member of the sadly missed Pocahaunted and grown into a key member...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Critical Heights 2011

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

Summary: Tells the story of the world's only yodeling country singing and comedy lesbian sibling duo, the Topp Twins (Jools and Lynda Topp), who have inspired a generation with their politics and celebration of joy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kinosmith 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dee, Noor H.

Summary: Find out what as-salamu 'alaykum means and when to say it. A new series to help children understand common Islamic terms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Islamic Foundation 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD DEE

Dido

Contents: No freedom -- Girl who got away -- Let us move on (feat. Kendrick Lamar) -- Blackbird -- End of night -- Sitting on the roof of the world -- Love to blame -- Go dreaming -- Happy New Year -- Loveless hearts -- Day before we went to war.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA 2013

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

Disq

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Redeye Distribution 2022

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Dido

Contents: White flag -- Stoned -- Life for rent -- Mary's in India -- See you when you're 40 -- Don't leave home -- Who makes you feel -- Sand in my shoes -- Do you have a little time -- This land is mine -- See the sun.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Arista 2003

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

Dido.

Summary: "...[DIDO has] crafted a set of elegantly rockin' romantic yearners...swelling-stringed emoters...[that] create a lovely sonic intamacy." - Rating: B Entertainment Weekly 6/4/99, p.86-7.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Arista Records 1999

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

Fagan, Deva

Summary: Apprentice wizards Antonia and Moppe must set aside their rivalry and unite their opposing skill sets to save Master Betrys, their island nation, and themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum, Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC FAG

Riva, Renee.

Summary: When A.J. returns home to Indian Island, her dog Sailor, and childhood friend Danny, she surprises everyone with her plans . . . but Danny has something else in mind. For eight years, A.J. Degulio has been itching to get back to her beloved Indian Island. It's home. But a lot has changed: Sailor moves slower, Danny has grown into a man . . . and A.J. has a promise to keep.but it doesn't include...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David C. Cook 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Vaidhyanathan, Siva

Summary: This is the story of how Facebook devolved from an innocent social site hacked together by Harvard students into a force that, while it may make personal life just a little more pleasurable, makes democracy a lot more challenging. It's an indictment of how "social media" has fostered the deterioration of democratic culture around the world, from facilitating Russian meddling in support of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 302.23 VAI

Viva, Frank

Summary: "A boy and a mouse trek to the top of a volcano, taking in soaring trees, lunar landscapes and snow capped peaks, then return to the ancient city at the bottom"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOON Books 2018

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Elva.

Contents: Athens -- Tailwind -- Dreaming With Our Feet -- Ghost Writer -- Harbour In The Storm -- Airport Town -- Don't Be Afraid -- Everything Is Strange -- I Need Love -- Winter Sun.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tapete Records 2019

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

Alzayat, Dima

Summary: "The award-winning stories in Dima Alzayat's collection are luminous and tender, whether dealing with a woman performing burial rites for her brother in "Ghusl," or a great-aunt struggling to explain cultural identity to her niece in "Once We Were Syrians."Alzayat's stories are rich and relatable, chronicling a sense of displacement through everyday scenarios. There is the intern in pre-#MeToo...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Two Dollar Radio 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALZ

Riva, Renee.

Summary: "A. J. Degulio loved the idea of a visit to the Old Country... until her family decided to stay. Now it's 1972 and she's turning fourteen in a crumbling castle on a hill in Tuscany, wishing she were back in Idaho with her beloved dog, Sailor. In Italy, her blonde hair makes her stick out like a vanilla wafer in a box of chocolate biscotti, and she's so lonely her best friend is a nun from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David C. Cook 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Sobel, Dava.

Summary: Recounts John Harrison's invention of the marine chronometer in eighteenth-century England.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 526.62 SOB

Vaidhyanathan, Siva

Summary: "If you wanted to build a machine that would distribute propaganda to millions of people, distract them from important issues, energize hatred and bigotry, erode social trust, undermine respectable journalism, foster doubts about science, and engage in massive surveillance all at once, you would make something a lot like Facebook. Of course, none of that was part of the plan. In Antisocial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.23 VAI

Dion

Summary: A street poet and singer of extraordinary versatility, range, and resonance, Dion defined rock n' roll for a generation. Now he has returned to his deepest roots and influences to release his first blues album with mostly original songs.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Horizon 2011

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

Vaidhyanathan, Siva.

Summary: University of Virginia media studies and law professor Vaidhyanathan thoughtfully examines the insidious influence of Google on our society. In just over a decade, Google has moved so rapidly in its mission to "organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful" that cries of "Google it!" resound through high school classrooms, business offices, academic halls, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.761 VAI

Viva, Frank

Summary: Rhyming text tells of a boy's birthday at Coney Island, while each turn of the page reveals a new meaning for an oronym--a pair of words or phrases which sound the same but have different spellings and meanings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E VIV

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VIV

Wallander, Disa

Summary: "Was it always like this? What if your self portrait was a collection of weird shapes? Have you ever felt like an abstract painting? Do you ever simultaneously wish and worry that the boundaries of your body will melt away and you'll become a magnificent horse? Becoming Horses is a book about squinting hard and looking from the right angle to find that everything around you sparkles--just a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Drawn & Quarterly 2020

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 WAL

Cheney, Dina.

Summary: You've been using your microwave to make mug cakes-- but a person can't live on cake alone! Cheney shows you how to throw a handful of ingredients into a mug, and create a satisfying meal in about five minutes. The perfect solution for busy people with crazy schedules!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Taunton Press, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 CHE

Pappas, Dina

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Martingale 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 746.46 PAP

Castleman, Riva.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames and Hudson 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 769.9 CAS

Fagan, Deva

Summary: After twelve-year-old Lark, determined to escape her squalid life, steals a magical sword from the Royal Museum, she reluctantly becomes the next Nightingale, destined to vanquish an ancient evil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC FAG

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