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Summary: Through the eyes of three stray dogs wandering the streets of Istanbul, the film explores what it means to live without status or security. As they search for food and shelter, Zeytin, Nazar and Kartal embark on inconspicuous journeys through Turkish society that allow viewers an unvarnished portrait of human life through the unfamiliar gaze of dogs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Summary: Hundreds of thousands of cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. For thousands of years they've wandered in and out of people's lives, becoming an essential part of the communities that make the city so rich. Claiming no owners, these animals live between two worlds, neither wild nor tame, and they bring joy and purpose to those people they choose to adopt. In Istanbul, cats are the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Laboratories 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC KED

Herndon, Booton.

Summary: The men of the 77th Infantry Division couldn't fathom why Private Desmond T. Doss would venture into the horrors of World War II without a single weapon to defend himself. They called him a coward, but the soft--spoken medic insisted that his mission was to heal, not kill. Herndon shares the story of how Doss became the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Remnant Publications 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DOSS, DESMOND HER

Herman, Gail

Summary: Recounts the journey made by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norkey to the peak of Mount Everest, the highest location on Earth, highlighting how they used teamwork to make it to the top.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Children's Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.54 HER

Watson, Tom

Summary: Stick Dog and his feral friends are looking for relief on a very hot day--and this time they have their eyes on an ice cream truck.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC WAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC WAT

Kipling, Rudyard

Summary: The Jungle Book is a collection of stories. The most famous of these stories include a young boy named Mowgli and his friends Baloo, a sloth bear, and Bagheera, a black panther.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD JFIC KIP

Summary: After his owners abandon him, a dog named Jacob joins a pack of strays and together they search for a new home.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY DOG

Starrs, Kevin

Contents: I see through you -- Shockwave City -- No return -- Blood runner -- Stranger tonight -- Wasteland -- Bedouin -- Exodus.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sateren, Shelley Swanson

Summary: Twins Alfie and Alfreeda are trying to cope with Freddie, a beagle who is terrified of thunder during a particularly stormy week at the Hound Hotel--and Alfie is astonished realize that his normally bossy sister shares Freddie's fear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED SAT

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED SAT

Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats (Musical group)

Contents: Waiting for blood -- Murder nights -- Downtown -- Pusher man -- Yellow moon -- Melody Lane -- The night creeper -- Inside -- Slow death.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rise Above Records 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Winokur, Donnie Kanter

Summary: Donnie Kanter Winokur and her husband, Harvey, never could have imagined the heart-wrenching struggle that becomes their new reality after they decide to adopt two infants from Russia. As Iyal and Morasha grow, it becomes clear that Iyal's development is drastically lagging behind his sister's. By age four, he has a devastating diagnosis: fetal alcohol syndrome. But naming their battle provides...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 921 WINOKUR DONNIE KANTER Win

Barber, Terry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grass Roots Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HILLARY, EDMUND BAR

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Engle, Margarita

Summary: During a Hindu festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, brothers Alu and Bhalu search for a dog they can honor with food and gratitude. Includes glossary of Nepali words and suggested activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ENG

London, Jack

Summary: The Call of the Wild is London's most familiar book and considered one of his best. Because the protagonist is a dog, it is often mistakenly thought to be particularly suitable for children. The hero, Buck, is a domestic pet who is abducted by thieves and sold to a trainer of sled dogs. In a series of episodes, Buck is forced to survive and adapt to brutal and cruel conditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover 1990

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Black Label Society

Contents: Bored to tears -- The rose petalled garden -- Hey you (batch of lies) -- Born to lose -- Peddlers of death -- Mother Mary -- Beneath the tree -- Low down -- T.A.Z. -- Lost my better half -- Black pearl -- World of trouble -- Spoke in the wheel -- The beginning-- at last -- Bonus tracks. Black pearl ; Spoke in the wheel.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Summary: After a failed attempt to recover a stolen baby panda, police dog Max reluctantly teams up with a human FBI agent named Frank. A hot tip leads Max and Frank to Las Vegas for the world's most exclusive dog show.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY SHO

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Ghost (Musical group : Sweden)

Summary: Previous albums by Ghost have dealt with broad themes like impending doom and the Antichrist. Their highly anticipated fourth album delves into the plague, the apocalypse, and the dark ages.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Contents: See you in Hell (6:40) -- Necromania (6:17) -- Hear the sirens scream (8:47) -- The reaper (3:17) -- Wicked caresses (6:46) -- Mourning of the magicians (11:18).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Part Chimp (Musical group)

Contents: Namekuji -- Mapoleon -- Bouncer's dream -- Solid gone -- Ro ro -- Bad boon -- The Saturn supersition -- Rad mallard -- A lil' bit o' justice.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rock Action 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Yob (Musical group)

Contents: Ablaze -- The screen -- In reverie/Lungs reach -- Beauty in falling leaves -- Original face -- Our raw heart.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kondo, Robert

Summary: Life in Sunrise Valley is tranquil, but beyond its borders lies certain death. A dangerous black fog looms outside the village, but its inhabitants are kept safe by an ingenious machine known as the dam. Pig's father built the dam and taught him how to maintain it. And then this brilliant inventor did the unthinkable: he walked into the fog and was never seen again. Now Pig is the dam keeper....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 KON

Shafak, Elif

Summary: Peri, a wealthy Turkish woman, is on her way to a dinner party at a seaside mansion in Istanbul when a beggar snatches her handbag. Wrestling to get it back, a photograph falls to the ground-- an old polaroid of three young women and their university professor, a relic from the past. Over the evening, as Peri arrives at the party and navigates the tensions that simmer in this crossroads country...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Airth, Rennie

Summary: It's 1921 when the bloodied bodies of Colonel Fletcher, his wife, and two staff are found in a manor house in Surrey. The police have put the murders down to a violent robbery, but Detective Inspector Madden from Scotland Yard has his own suspicions. In the meantime, the killer is plotting his second strike.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Clipper Audio 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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