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Summary: In the summer heat of a small Arizona border town, sparks fly for three generations of women. 17-year-old Blanca discovers romance for the first time with the new bad boy in town. Lolita, her mother, had hit a dry spell until the husband of one of her customers husband pays her a visit. Blanca's grandmother, Doña Genoveva enlists her gardener Don Pedro to give her driving lessons and learns...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Maya Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Romance DVDs, Call number: DVD ROMANCE HOW

Summary: The legendary life of Fidel Castro, from exiled revolutionary to the world's most controversial and longest serving head of state. As seen through the eyes of his wife, mistress and female cohort, this film reveals the untold story of Fidel's rise to become one of the world's most powerful leaders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan Home Entertainment 2002

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

Wagner, Richard

Summary: The four operas of The Ring Cycle.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 2012

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1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA RIN

Summary: Mrs. Palfrey, an elegant, genteel widow, came from Scotland to London to take up residence at the Claremont Hotel. Though she had high hopes for the cosmopolitan pleasures of living in a big city, she is soon filled with a sense of uneasiness and gloom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Westlake Entertainment 2006

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MRS. RATED PG

Jennings, Patricia

Summary: In spring 1939 O'Keeffe spent 9 weeks in Hawai'i. During her 2-week stay on Maui, she was guided by her host's 12-year old daughter. Now 85, Patricia tells of showing O'Keeffe the valleys and hills of Wailuku and the waterfalls, jungles, lava bridges, and black-sand beaches of Hana. The two formed a deep bond that influenced the rest of Patricia's life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Koa Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 702 O'KEEFE JEN

Cornwall, Gaia

Summary: After he passes his swimming test, little Jabari decides he's ready to try jumping off the diving board, but when the big moment arrives, Jabari needs to work up the courage to jump.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: JE SPANISH COR

Dương, Bình.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prentice Hall 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.59597 DUO

Summary: Inspired by She Persisted by Chelsea Clinton and Alexandra Boiger comes a chapter book series about women who stood up, spoke up, and rose up against the odds. This collection includes the first eight biographies in the series.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Summary: Two lovesick sailors on shore leave in Hollywood fall hard for the same beautiful singer. The race for Susie's heart leads them both into a series of comical and musical adventures.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2008

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2 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS ANC

Summary: In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

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

Summary: Hermila takes her newborn son and returns to her village in northeastern Brazil. Realizing she has been abandoned by her husband, she is determined to raise enough money to escape her stifling home town. She raffles off her body as a way to raise money.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Strand Releasing 2008

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

Summary: In the early part of the 20th Century, Alfred Redl ruthlessly rises from his peasant background to become a high-ranking member of the Imperial Austrian military. But when Redl is sent to spy on the Russian Empire, his espionage is compromised by his secret double life as a homosexual.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Kino Lorber, Inc. 2020

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

Summary: "The Man of Steel Stars in DC's New Superman: Red & Blue anthology mini-series! In the spirit of DC's iconic Eisner Award-winning Batman: Black & White anthology series, DC proudly announces Superman: Red & Blue, a new anthology mini-series presenting fresh new takes on the Man of Steel. Around the world, everyone knows that when they see a red and blue streak in the sky, it's not a bird...it's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2021

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

Summary: High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN CLI

Riedel, Michael

Summary: At the dawn of the nineties, the British invasion of Broadway was in full swing. Musical spectacles dominated the box office. As American musical comedy made its grand return, plays, always an endangered species on Broadway, staged a powerful comeback. A different breed of producers rose up to challenge the grip theater owners had long held on Broadway, and corporations began to see how much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avid Reader Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 792.097 RIE

Contents: Disc one. Give me back my wig / Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers (3:31) -- I'm a woman / Koko Taylor (4:36) -- Have mercy / Big Walter Horton ; with Carey Bell (3:45) -- Somebody loan me a dime / Fenton Robinson (2:54) -- It's my fault, darling / Professor Longhair (4:54) -- Telephone angel / Son Seals (5:25) -- Lights out / Johnny Winter (2:35) -- Blue Monday hangover / Albert Collins...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES ALL

Contents: Areia de Salamansa (Cesaria Evora) -- Nos morna (Ildo Lobo) -- Preto é mi (Tito Paris) -- Choros (Boy Gé Mendes) -- Sonho d'um criol (Fantcha) -- Jailza (Bau) -- D'Zemcontre (Marie Alice) -- Raiz (Simentera) -- Stancia (Mindel Band) -- Bengosin (Katchupa Rica) -- Diogo nos raça (Mobafuco) -- Tonte vontande (Téofilo Chantre) -- Anildo Morais (Luis Morais) -- Nha confisão (Celina Pereira) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tinder Records 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN SPI

Lupi, Giorgia

Summary: "In their year-long visual correspondence project, Giorgia Lupi, an Italian woman living in New York, and Stefanie Posavec, an American woman living in London, capture the inherent poetry of that subjective selectivity. Each week, they jointly selected one aspect of daily life - from sleep to spending habits to mirror use - and depicted their respective experience of it in a hand-drawn...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.2 Lupi 2016

Georgia

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1967

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1

Georgia

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 2003

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3758 SOM

Lawton, Georgina

Summary: Raised in sleepy English suburbia, Georgina Lawton was no stranger to homogeneity. Her parents were white; her friends were white; there was no reason for her to think she was any different. But over time her brown skin and dark, kinky hair frequently made her a target of prejudice. In Georgina’s insistently color-blind household, with no acknowledgement of her difference or access to black...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perenial 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LAWTON, GEORGINA LAW

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B LAWTON LAW

Kleege, Georgina

Summary: A first-hand exploration of blindness, looking at how the blind have been presented in film and literature, attempting to capture in words the visual experience of someone with severely impaired sight, and including information from the author about the ways she reads, and the freedom she felt when she stopped hiding her blindness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.41 KLE

Andrews, Georgina.

Summary: A collection of one hundred science experiments designed to provide hands-on experience with scientific investigation, as well as the science behind the experiments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J Science Andrews

Ledlie, Georgina.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kangaroo Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.592 LED

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