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Summary: It is the world's biggest white-collar heist involving government corruption at the highest level, abuse of power, and international money laundering. A hot-shot financier embezzles US$ 3.5 billion from Malaysia's wealth fund 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad); money from the audacious scam flows into New York and The Hollywood, where the thieves court A-list celebrities and even finance...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Tan, Twan Eng

Summary: "The Gift of Rain is the story of Philip Hutton and the haunting tragedies that befall him when he becomes entangled in a web of wartime loyalties and deceits. In 1939, at the outset of World War II, sixteen- year-old Philip is a lonely outsider on the lush Malayan island of Penang. Alienated from his community and family, he at last discovers a sense of belonging through an unexpected...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Books 2008

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Hanna Alkaf

Summary: "Amidst the Chinese-Malay conflict in Kuala Lumpur in 1969, sixteen-year-old Melati must overcome prejudice, violence, and her own OCD to find her way back to her mother"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ALK

Richmond, Simon

Summary: Southeast Asia's terrific trio offer steamy jungles packed with wildlife, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands, culinary sensations and multi-ethnic culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Gloabl Limited 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.95 LON

Bowden, David

Summary: Malaysia is a hugely diverse country and supreme holiday destination. Divided into Peninsular Malaysia and the island states of Sabah and Sarawak on Borneo, each offers a wealth of unique attractions.For travellers interested in history and culture, the capital city, Kuala Lumpur, as well as other major cities, such as Putrajaya, Melaka and George Town, are fascinating to explore. Eco-tourists...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Beaufoy Publishing 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.9 MAL

Choo, Yangsze

Summary: Quick-witted, ambitious Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother's Mahjong debts. But when one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir, Ji Lin may finally get the adventure she has been longing for. Eleven-year-old houseboy Ren is also on a mission, racing to fulfill his former master's dying wish: that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHO

Flint, Shamini

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Felony & Mayhem Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLI

Elston, Ashley

Summary: After using their family business to embezzle millions and drain the employees' retirement accounts, Owen's father vanished without a trace, leaving Owen and his mother to deal with the fallout. When Owen and his mother receive increasingly frightening threats from someone out for revenge, he knows he must get to the bottom of what really happened.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC ELS

Albiston, Isabel

Summary: Southeast Asia's terrific trio offer steamy jungles packed with wildlife, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands, culinary sensations and multi-ethnic culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Choo, Yangsze

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Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Yangsze Choo, a novel set in 1930s colonial Malaysia that pulls the reader into a world of servants and masters, age-old superstition and modern idealism, sibling rivalry and forbidden love, and a child and a young woman searching for their place in a society that would rather they stay invisible"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Elston, Ashley

Summary: Owen Foster is pulled from his elite New Orleans boarding school when his father's assets are seized and, back in his small town, begins to piece together his father's past despite mounting danger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ELS

Kelly, Robert

Summary: Lonely Planet Pocket Kuala Lumpur is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gape at the dizzying views from the top of the Petronas Towers, escape from KL's urban grind to the Forestry Research of Malaysia (FRIM) for a canopy walk, or soak up KL's British colonial past from Merdeka Square; all with your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 KUA

Steel, Danielle.

Summary: Tallie Jones is happy with life. She's at the top of her career as a hugely successful, renowned movie director, she's in a relationship with a handsome producer and her personal assistant is also her devoted best friend. But Tallie's perfect life comes crumbling down around her when she discovers that her boyfriend's been unfaithful and, worse yet, someone's been stealing from her for years.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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

Evanovich, Janet

Summary: "A brand-new series introducing a fun and entertaining crime-solving team with great romantic chemistry--fiesty financial analyst Riley Moon and eccentric savant Emerson Knight. Riley Moon is a junior analyst at a mega-bank, when she uncovers what looks like an embezzlement scheme that could lead straight to the top. With his gold gone missing and analysts disappearing, famously eccentric...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2016

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

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Evanovich 2016

Evanovich, Janet

Summary: "A brand-new series introducing a fun and entertaining crime-solving team with great romantic chemistry--fiesty financial analyst Riley Moon and eccentric savant Emerson Knight. Riley Moon is a junior analyst at a mega-bank, when she uncovers what looks like an embezzlement scheme that could lead straight to the top. With his gold gone missing and analysts disappearing, famously eccentric...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC EVA

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC EVA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION EVA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Evanovich 2016

Summary: You are super lucky to be going to Malaysia & Singapore, and this guide will let you know all of the coolest things to do, see, and eat around the country, in places like Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi, Perhentian Islands, Penang, Cameron Highlands, Melaka, and more..

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform 0000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Ferrarese, Marco

Summary: The ultimate guide to these three exciting Southeast Asian destinations, covering all their attractions, from amazing national parks and historic temples to gorgeous beaches and islands. The sections on Penang and Singapore offer detail on cultural sights, new museums, and budget accommodations. The Rough Guide to Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei includes coverage of Sarawak's most popular national...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rough Guides Ltd 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Summary: In the final season of EPISODES, several months have passed and the game show hosted by Matt is now a runaway hit. Unfortunately for Matt, this means his years as an actor are completely forgotten. Sean and Beverly are equally miserable. Sean's loathsome ex-partner is now in charge of their new series, The Opposite of Us, and Sean and Beverly must now endure his utter lack of humor or talent as...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Summary: Based on real events that occurred in between 1980 and 1982. Dan Mahowny is a quiet, unassuming assistant manager at a bank in Toronto. He is a compulsive gambler and runs up a massive debt with his bookie. Dan's bank responsibilities include approving loans. Needing to cover his debts, Dan starts approving loans to non-existent clients and adding hundreds of thousands of dollars to other...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA OWN

Culliton, Emily

Summary: "A wildly entertaining debut about a Brooklyn Heights wife and mother who has embezzled a small fortune from her children's private school and makes a run for it, leaving behind her trust fund poet husband, his maybe-secret lover, her two daughters, and a school board who will do anything to find her. Marion Palm prefers not to think of herself as a thief but rather "a woman who embezzles."...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION CUL

Evanovich, Janet

Summary: "A brand-new series introducing a fun and entertaining crime-solving team with great romantic chemistry--fiesty financial analyst Riley Moon and eccentric savant Emerson Knight. Riley Moon is a junior analyst at a mega-bank, when she uncovers what looks like an embezzlement scheme that could lead straight to the top. With his gold gone missing and analysts disappearing, famously eccentric...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Strand Releasing Home Video 2007

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

Barker, Susan

Summary: Dark themes of colonial misconduct, racial prejudice, and doomed love resonate throughout this novel, yet it is infused with characteristic humor and warmth. It opens in Malaysia during the 1950s Communist insurrection when a young Englishman, Christopher, falls in love with a Chinese girl. The book then moves to 1969 where Frances, Christopher's Eurasian teenage daughter, is seduced by a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Swan 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Divided into two separate land areas that are separated by the South China Sea, Malaysia has a unique structure that helps shape its culture and government. Readers will take a trip to this Southeast Asian nation to learn about its rich culture and fascinating history. They will find out how the country is run and what life is like for the people living there. They will also tour Malaysia’s...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.5 BUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.5 BUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC