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Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Freestyle Digital Media 2012

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Summary: Follows Michael Wood as he travels in search of the truth behind four famous legends. Explores not only the historical past and literal truth of these myths, but also the mythic past and archetypal stories behind them. Examines the Biblical myth of the Queen of Sheba, an exotic and mysterious woman of power who, with King Solomon, plays a key role in the founding myths of the modern states of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2005

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REA

Summary: Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2009

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1996

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1984

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2002

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1986

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1991

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1992

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC REA

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1993

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2002

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Summary: A new excitement comes to the village of Thrush Green when the corner house on the green is taken by Harold Shoosmith, a distinguished bachelor who has chosen the village for his retirement. Harold is soon enmeshed in village politics and becomes involved in the private lives of his neighbors as well. His presence has a dramatic effect on Dimity Dean and Ella Bembridge and is the cause of a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2008

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Thirkell, Angela

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Publisher / Publication Date: Moyer Bell 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THI

Reeve, Philip

Summary: "In a dangerous future world where gigantic, motorized cities attack and devour each other, London hunts where no other predator dares. But Anna Fang -- pilot, adventurer, spy -- isn't afraid. These three stories show gripping, moving, exciting moments in Anna Fang's life: her childhood as a slave aboard the moving city Arkangel, a showdown against a robotic Stalker that is terrifyingly out of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC REE

Brennan, Marie.

Summary: London, 1666. In the house of a sleeping baker, a spark leaps free of the oven -- and ignites a blaze that will burn London to the ground. While the humans struggle to halt the conflagration that is devouring the city street by street, the fae pit themselves against a less tangible foe: the spirit of the fire itself, powerful enough to annihilate everything in its path. Mortal and fae will have...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRE

Summary: Major Sinclair Yeates is a retired English army officer who becomes a Resident Magistrate in pre-independence West Ireland. Living in a ramshackle country house surrounded by the community's eccentric inhabitants, Major Yeates struggles to apply judicial logic in a country where the inevitable never happens, but the improbable frequently does.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2015

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Lee, Tony

Summary: When Ireland suffers under the rule of Henry VIII, Grace O'Malley takes to the seas after her husband's murder and gains a reputation as the Pirate Queen of Ireland and confronts Queen Elizabeth I.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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Garth, John.

Summary: This book tells the full story of how Tolkien embarked on the creation of Middle-earth as the world around him was plunged into the catastrophe of World War I. It reveals the horror and heroism that he experienced as a signals officer in the Battle of the Somme and introduces the circle of friends who spurred his mythology into life. It shows how, after two of these brilliant young men were...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Tolkien 2003

White, Michael

Summary: This concise, informative biography explores : Tolkien's experiences as a young teacher, lecturer, and storyteller in Britain ; The founding of the Inklings, the group of intellectuals centered on Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and other Oxford University professors ; Tolkien's relationship with his publisher in releasing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and other books ; The continuing impact of his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alpha 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TOLKIEN, J.R.R. WHI

Peck, Richard.

Summary: A very small mouse of unknown origins runs away from school in the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace shortly before the celebration of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee, celebrating her sixty years on the British throne.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2013

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Kingsbury, Kate.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2007

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Peck, Richard.

Summary: A very small mouse of unknown origins runs away from school in the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace shortly before the celebration of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee, celebrating her sixty years on the British throne.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Peck 2013

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Jacobs, Alan

Summary: A journey into the imaginitive life of C.S. Lewis exploring the themes and life events that allowed an Oxford don, a scholar of medieval literature who loved to debate philosophy at his local pub, to the author of some of the greatest children's books of all time.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperAudio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 LEWIS, C.S. JAC