Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location
Audience

3 holds on 3 copies

Summary: The midwives of Nonnatus House continue to face complex medical and personal dilemmas as the multi-award-winning drama returns for a thirteenth series. It's 1969 and more babies than ever are being born in hospital. Pressure on maternity beds remains extremely high across the country. However, Poplar is coping better than most due to the popularity of home births under the auspices of the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2024

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: It's 1968 and Enoch Powell's infamous 'Rivers of Blood' speech creates serious tension in Poplar, especially when a group of dockers march in support of Powell. The midwives welcome a new nun, Sister Veronica, who's an instant hit with everyone, except Nurse Crane. Meanwhile, Trixie's relationship with Matthew goes from strength to strength, while Nurse Crane helps Nancy with her financial...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Summary: A drama about the lives of a group of midwives who care for expectant mothers in the East End of London during the 1950s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ca 7

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2018

Summary: The life and times of a group of midwives working at Nonnatus House--a nursing convent serving the impoverished of East London in the late 1950s and early 1960s--are chronicled in this appealing British series based on true events. The women learn powerful lessons about life's struggles while visiting with expectant mothers and poor children.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CALL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ca 9

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2020

Summary: Now nearing the 1960s, the community enters a new time of social change, while stories of birth, life and death continue to touch your heart. Will live-wire Nurse Trixie marry her young curate? What new project calls for a heart as big as Chummy's? How will Sister Evangelina react to two new nurses? And why does Sister Julienne appear so unsettled by a mystery benefactor?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD CALL NOT RATED

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ca 4

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2014

Summary: The beloved nurses and nuns of Nonnatus House return to warm your heart as they care for the poorest women in London's East End. Life never stands still as the midwives face surprise pregnancy, disease, blossoming romance and missing friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Bbc Us / Canada 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CALL NOT RATED

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ca 5

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2016

Summary: With Nonnatus House scheduled for demolition, Jenny, Chummy, and Sister Julienne search for a new location nearby, while Jenny₂s relationship with Alec continues to blossom. But an outbreak of polio affects the nurses and nuns more than they could have imagined.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD CALL RATED NR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2014

Lloyd Webber, Andrew

Contents: Disc 1. Buns 'n' roses ; It has to be her ; Bad Cinderella ; So long ; Unfair ; Unbreakable ; Hunks' song ; Man's man ; So long (reprise) ; Introduction to Only you, lonely you ; Only you, lonely you ; The Queen's boudoir in the palace ; I know you ; I know you (reprise) ; The village square ; Unfair (reprise) ; The Godmother's shop ; Beauty has a price -- Disc 2. Fanfare ; The Cinderella waltz...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC CIN

Summary: A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD Movie Call 2012

Summary: When the rather austere Sister Ursula is appointed the new head of Nonnatus house, Sister Julienne finds herself demoted and working back alongside the midwives as an ordinary member of staff.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CALL NOT RATED

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV CA 6

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2017

Summary: Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2013

Summary: Chronicles the lives of a group of midwives who care for expectant mothers in the East End of London in the late-1950s to mid-1960s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CALL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ca 8

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Call 2019

Summary: The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bancroft, Henrietta.

Summary: Describes the many different ways animals cope with winter, including migration, hibernation, and food storage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1997

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.543 BAN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: JE Animal Bancroft

Bancroft, Henrietta.

Summary: Describes the many different ways animals cope with winter, including migration, hibernation, and food storage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1997

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.54 BAN

MacDonald, George

Summary: Princess Irene's great-great-grandmother has a testing task for Curdie, but he will not go alone. She provides him with a companion--the oddest and ugliest creature he has ever seen, but one who turns out to be the most loyal friend he could have hoped for.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McKearin, George S. (George Skinner)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bonanza Books 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: R 748.2913 MCK

Scales, Helen

Summary: "Dive beneath the waves to meet 80 of the ocean's strangest and most surprising inhabitants. This beautifully illustrated aquatic world tour tells the fascinating stories of beguiling sea creatures and their ingenious feats of survival - from producing anti-freeze to enduring boiling temperatures - revealing the ways in which these seemingly remote creatures have shapes our own lives, whether...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Laurence King an imprint of the Orion Publishing Group Ltd. 2023

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Kraus, George

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Published and distributed by Penfield Press 1984

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.2 WINE KRA

Summary: "Capped by one of the most famous speeches ever written, Shakespeare's Henry V recalls a truly great English victory. With comic sub-plots to be found among Henry's soldiers, the production boasts some terrific performances - including Sam Cox as the 'splendidly unhinged' Pistol (The Daily Telegraph). In the title role is Jamie Parker, who 'casts such a rapt spell that you feel the entire...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Opus Arte 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Performing Arts DVDs, Call number: DVD PERFORMING ARTS HEN

Summary: "It happens with startling swiftness and violence. An armed cadre seizes state control. Fortunately, a coup d'etat can't happen here. Or can it? ... At odds are a popular general and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman and an unpopular President with a pacifist agenda. At stake is the survival of the Republic. A vigilant colonel uncovers the scheme. But are the seven fateful days ahead enough time...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Einem, Gottfried von

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Allegro 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD O EIN

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Part 5 continues to explore the meaning of the scientific revolution and to examine the many problems that it raises. It is in this period that the West becomes keenly aware of the social and psychological origins and purposes of its activities. This is a period of spiritual turmoil as well as of material advance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 109 GRE

chat loading...
Back to Top