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Summary: Dan Burns is a local newspaper advice columnist. He has three daughters and is a widower. He brings the family to his parent's house for a family gathering. When Dan goes to a local bookstore, he meets Marie. When he gets home, he finds out that Marie is actually dating his brother Mitch. Dan's mother Nana announces that she met an old acquaintance of Dan's, Ruthie Draper and that she has set...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Entertainment 2008

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY DAN

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Summary: Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NOR

Contents: Tough de times (things getting tough) / (The Emperor) -- Mary / (Preacher Stephens with the Foree Wells Combo) -- Loose lips / (Percy Mayfield) -- No more for you / (Ethel Boswell) -- Hurry back baby / (Camille Howard) -- Caravan / (Chuz Alfred & His Combo) -- Alabama Sue / (Roy Gaines) -- Mambo mambo baby / (Paul Boyers Band) (feat. Pattie Parish) -- Calypso cha cha for spooks / (Monogram...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Jazzman Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES JUK

Garner, Jennifer

Summary: After her husband and daughter are killed, a woman goes into hiding and emerges to seek revenge against the criminals who destroyed her family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entert. 2018

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

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

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Summary: When a mysterious Cossack crime lord gains control of a powerful satellite laser weapon, James Bond is sent to Russia to stop him, at all costs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video 1996

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE GOL

Summary: On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Tri-Star Pictures 2003

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

Summary: The incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the twentieth century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE LOS

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

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Summary: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, a nurse operates a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Global Road Entertainment 2018

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

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3 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD
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Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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3 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: New Orleans, 38 months after. The city's musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and others continue to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. But the promise of recovery, heightened by the historic election of a new president, is tempered by sobering economics, continued police corruption, and the ongoing specter of violence and crime. In these five final episodes of Treme,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Lithgow, John

Summary: Actor John Lithgow performs two short stories, and explains the special significance each story holds in his life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Lardner, Ring

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 LAR

Lardner, Ring

Summary: At the height of the Jazz Age, Ring Lardner was Americas most beloved humorist, equally admired by a popular audience and by literary friends like F. Scott Fitzgerald and Edmund Wilson. A sports writer who became a sensation with his comic baseball bestseller, "You Know Me Al," Lardner had a rare gift for inspired nonsense and an ear attuned to the rhythms and hilarious oddities of American...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library Of America 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAR

Peace

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Traffic Entertainment Group 2016

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

Summary: An exploration of Alzheimer's, taking both a sweeping and intimate look at how this cruel disease affects nearly five million Americans and their loved ones.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2003

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FOR

Bierce, Ambrose

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ohio State University Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.4 BIE

Piercy, Marge.

Summary: Brings together a collection of poems, recipes, personal reminiscences, and an insightful new interpretation of the rituals and symbols of the seder in a guide to creating a meaningful Passover for the entire family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schocken Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 296.4 PIE

Bierce, Ambrose

Summary: Before he trailed off into the wilds of Mexico, never to be heard from again, Ambrose Bierce achieved a public persona as "bitter Bierce" and "the devil's lexicographer." He left behind a nasty reputation and more than ninety short stories that are perfect expressions of his sardonic genius. Brought together in this volume, these stories represent an unprecedented accomplishment in American...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 1984

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIE

Summary: Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Pictures 2008

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

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

Summary: The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Great 2013

Bierce, Ambrose

Summary: This volume of selected stories represents an unprecedented accomplishment in American literature. In their iconoclasm, irony and element of surprise, they differ from the fiction admired in Ambrose Bierce's time.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2008

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

Bierce, Ambrose

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Georgia Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 423 BIE

Bierce, Ambrose

Contents: The death of Halpin Frayser -- The secret of Macarger's Gulch --One summer night -- The moonlit road -- A diagnosis of death -- Moxon's master -- A tough tussle -- One of twins -- The haunted valley -- A jug of syrup --Staley Fleming's hallucination -- A resumed identity -- A baby tramp -- The night-doings at 'Deadman's' -- Beyond the wall -- A psychological shipwreck --The middle toe of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wildside Press 1909

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIE

Bierce, Ambrose

Summary: A veteran of some of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War, Ambrose Bierce went on to become one of the darkest and most death haunted of American writers, the blackest of black humorists. This volume gathers the most celebrated and significant of Bierce's writings. In the Midst of Life (Tales of Soldiers and Civilians), his collection of short fiction about the Civil War, which includes the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIE