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Fales-Hill, Susan.

Summary: The daughter of a Broadway actress who performed with Lena Horne and Alvin Ailey recounts the inspiration she received from her mother and the challenges she endured as a half-white, half-African American television writer in Hollywood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 FAL

Summary: "The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames is widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products ... But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life ... has been less widely understood. Narrated by James...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

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

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Summary: Catherine Weldon, a portrait painter from 1890s Brooklyn, travels to North Dakota to paint a portrait of Chief Sitting Bull and becomes embroiled in the Lakota peoples' struggle over the rights to their land.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF Wo

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WOM

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD WOM

Summary: Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Halls, Stacey

Summary: Pendle Hill Young Fleetwood Shuttleworth is with child again. As the mistress of Gawthorpe Hall, she is anxious to provide her husband with an heir. But none of her previous pregnancies have come to term. Then she discovers a hidden letter from her physician that warns her husband that she will not survive another pregnancy. Distraught over the frightening revelation, Fleetwood wanders the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Summary: A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful and beloved institutions in the world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2016

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD CON

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD CON RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Co

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE CON

Summary: Ingemar is a working-class 12-year old boy who is sent to live with his uncle after his mother falls ill. There, he takes refuge from his troubles with the help of the town's warmhearted eccentrics. A bittersweet evocation of the struggles and joys of childhood and the pains of coming-of-age.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Janus Films 2003

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

Summary: The two faces of Dr. Jekyll: Absorbed in research directed towards freeing the two natures of man, Dr. Jekyll degenerated into Mr. Hyde, a vengeful maniac. While Hyde wants revenge against a gambler whom his wife is in love with, Dr. Jekyll takes steps to do away with his evil self.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2015

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR HAM

Summary: Zane Malik is a young detective at the Major Crime Squad in Sydney, Australia. He's also a Muslim, in a post - 9/11 world where such an identity automatically arouses suspicion and fear. He's a good husband and father and a dedicated cop with one main problem on the job: Detective Sergeant Ray Crowley. Crowley's an old school policeman for whom rules and regulations play a poor second to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Summary: When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

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2 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY ANI

Summary: Powers of ten ... illustrates a picnic in Chicago and then begins moving ten times farther out every ten seconds, until our own galaxy is visible only as a speck of light. Then, we move inward into the hand of a sleeping picnicker with ten times more magnification every ten seconds. A rough sketch ... is an earlier version of the same concept illustrated in Powers of ten. 901, after 45 years of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pyramid Film & Video 2000

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

Hill, Susan

Summary: Investigating a cold case while recovering from a near-fatal injury, Simon Serrailler finds his personal and professional lives intertwining in unexpected ways when his constable brother-in-law suffers a setback at the same time an arsonist begins a deadly rampage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Overlook Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Hill, Susan

Summary: Marley's family takes extra care in getting their blue-ribbon pumpkin to the fair, but with a dog like Marley around, being careful isn't always enough.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE HIL

Hill, Susan

Summary: From the outside, the cathedral town of Lafferton seems idyllic, but in many ways it is just like any other place. It suffers from the same kinds of crime, is subject to the same pressures from a rapidly changing world, and has the same hopes and fears as any number of towns up and down the land. When Simon Serrailler is called in by Lafferton's new Chief Constable, Kieran Bright, he is met by...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Hill, Susan

Summary: When Stuart Little and his family go for a picnic at a lake, he has several adventures as he tries to sail across the lake on George's sailboat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JE Fiction Hill 2001

Hill, Susan

Summary: When a series of flash floods throughout Lafferton exposes the skeleton of a teenager who went missing 20 years earlier, Simon Serrailler investigates the girl's tragic family story and uncovers bizarre complexities and dangers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Hill, Susan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JPB GREEN HIL

Hill, Susan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Juvenile 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Long

Hill, Susan

Summary: "Filled with the wisdom of the original movie, this playful alphabet book explores the world of the Lion King"-- Cover back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1998

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

Hill, Susan

Summary: When Cassie goes to her first baseball game with her father, Marley comes along, and he wants to get onto the field and play baseball too.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Hill 2010

Hill, Susan

Summary: A solicitor sent to a small village to settle the estate of a dead client fuels the wrath of a sinister, mysterious woman in black and is driven to the brink of insanity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1986

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Hasan, Asma Gull.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Element 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 297 HAS

Hill, Susan

Summary: A painting of masked revelers at the Venice carnival has a secret: to stare into the painting is to play dangerously with the unseen demons it hides, and become the victim of its macabre beauty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Hill, Susan

Summary: When Marley's family visits Uncle Bob's farm, Marley tries to help with the chores by rounding up the chickens and herding the sheep, but he seems to just get in the way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

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