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Summary: Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Siddons, Anne Rivers.

Summary: A smalltown girl, Smoky O'Donnell, moves to Atlanta to work for a magazine and becomes involved with three men: a rebellious photographer, a black freedom fighter, and the scion of an aristocratic Southern family. The civil rights movement serves as a background. By the author of Hill Towns.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SID

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SID

Wolfe, Tom.

Summary: A satire on America featuring a capitalist trying to avoid ruin. The hero is Charlie Croker of Atlanta whose plantation and skyscraper face repossession by banks for non-repayment of a loan. One way out might be to request leniency in return for hushing up a rape.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOL

Summary: "Atlanta follows two cousins who work through the Atlanta music scene in order to better their lives and the lives of their families"--from container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Slaughter, Karin

Summary: On a serene summer Sunday, a routine admission for a run-of-the-mill surgery at Atlanta's Emory Hospital goes tragically wrong, setting off a catastrophic wave of destruction that sends the facility and the surrounding area into lockdown. One of the city's largest and most prestigious institutions, Emory is situated near the Centers for Disease Control, the FBI counter-terrorism headquarters,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow & Company 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SLA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SLA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M SLA

Summary: The group crosses paths with a mysterious priest and takes shelter in his church. As Daryl and Carol follow a lead to the whereabouts of Beth, the others begin to realize that they're being hunted. As Bob's life hangs in the balance, the group prepares to face off against the cannibalistic hunters of Terminus.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Ken Burns presents and follows the transformation of a single struggling, impoverished Atlanta neighborhood over several years as community members apply a radical holistic revitalization program to improve the lives of every resident.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV EAS

Trocheck, Kathy Hogan

Summary: When she was a cop, Callahan Garrity trusted no one more than her partner, Bucky Deavers. Callahan gets a shock when she learns that Bucky was shot in a liquor store on his way home from a party. Callahan turns on all her skills to find the culprit and discovers accusations that Bucky might be working as an accomplice in a string of robberies. With her friend's life and reputation on the line,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRO

Khan, Hena

Summary: As features editor of her school newspaper, thirteen-year-old Jameela Pervaiz wants to impress her father by writing a spectacular story about the new student, but a misunderstanding and family illness complicate matters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In the fourth season, we see Rick and the group of survivors fostering a thriving community in the safe haven of the prison only to have it short-lived as the group loses everything, their home, family, and friends to the threat of the walkers, outside threats and the hidden dangers brewing inside the fences. The group of survivors are broken apart and sent on divergent paths, unsure of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Contents: Love on the rocks/ Bennie and the Jets -- Uncharted -- Love song -- (Sittin' on) the dock of the bay -- Manhattan -- Let the rain -- I just want you -- Come round soon -- Once upon another time -- Brave -- King of anything -- Gravity -- Goodbye yellow brick road.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Epic Records 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC SAR

Butler, Blake.

Summary: "In his first full-length work of non-fiction, the daring novelist and critic Blake Butler details his epic struggle with insomnia, and its unexpected consequences on his imagination, his creative process, and his perspective on reality"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.84 BUT

Slaughter, Karin

Summary: Medical examiner Sara Linton and her partner Will Trent, an investigator with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, rush into the heart of a deadly conspiracy that threatens to destroy thousands of innocent lives. When assailants abduct Sara, Will goes undercover to save her and prevent a massacre, putting his own life on the line for the woman and the country he loves.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC SLA

Myracle, Lauren

Summary: Winnie's celebrates her unique style through her first year with a double-digit age as she has many new experiences, from the high of spending time in New York City with her aunt and big sister, to the low of her two best friends suddenly becoming interested in boys.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Childrens Books 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MYR

Cohen, Benyamin.

Summary: An Atlanta-born son of a rabbi describes his year-long spiritual quest during which he reinvigorated his flagging enthusiasm for orthodox Judaism by touring Christian pop culture venues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COHEN, BENJAMIN COH

Oney, Steve

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 ONE

Summary: Police officer Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies. The series explores how the living are changed by the realization that those who survive can be far more dangerous than the walking dead.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD WAL

Reid, Kim.

Summary: A serial murderer began hunting black children in 1979 Atlanta. Kim Reid's mother was a lead detective on the case. Kim assumed the weight of running their single-parent household, as well as keeping an eye on her sister.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 REI

Slaughter, Karin

Summary: GBI investigator Will Trent needs medical examiner Sara Linton to help him hunt down a ruthless murderer. But when the past and present collide, everything Will values is at stake.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Andrews, Ilona

Summary: "Mercenary Kate Daniels knows all too well that magic in post-Shift Atlanta is a dangerous business. But nothing she's faced could have prepared her for this. Kate and the former Beast Lord Curran Lennart are finally making their relationship official. But there are some steep obstacles standing in the way of their walk to the altar. Kate's father, Roland, has kidnapped the demigod Saiman and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ACE 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Andrews

Trocheck, Kathy Hogan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperPaperbacks 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRO

Andrews, Mary Kay

Summary: Callahan Garrity has her hands full trying to expand her cleaning business. So she's reluctant to take on a client in need of detective services, especially when that client is the most notorious woman in Atlanta. Whitney Albright Dobbs is a wealthy socialite who, while under the influence, killed a young black girl in a hit and run. Callahan is not keen on tracking down Whitney's soon-to-be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AND

Brown, Sandra

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Vision Books 1998

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Bascomb, Neal.

Summary: A report on genius inventor Dean Kaman's FIRST program follows a team of brilliant, misfit high school students through the program's 2009 robotics competition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.892 BAS

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