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Hesse, Scott.

Summary: The Stillness of Motion brings together a riveting trio of Chicago's finest for a wide-ranging set of originals by guitarist Scott Hesse. Along with bandmates Clark Sommers on bass and drummer Makaya McCraven, they use this intimate setting to weave their highly individual voices together in a rich tapestry of group improvisation and composition. 'Hesse is terrific: great ears and crazy chops....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Origin Records 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ HES

Summary: Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe)

Summary: The entire gang has a chance to shine in this brand new volume of all-new PEANUTS adventures and classic Charles Schulz strips. Featuring stories starring the Flying Ace, Linus, Lucy, Pig-Pen, Schroeder, Sally, Marcie, Franklin, Peppermint Patty, Rerun, and of course, Good Ol' Charlie Brown.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boom! 2014

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Summary: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. This story reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD In

Lee, Harper

Summary: Twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson, Jean Louise Finch--Scout--returns home to Maycomb to visit her father. She struggles with personal and political issues as her small Alabama town adjusts to the turbulent events beginning to transform the United States in the mid-1950s.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Caedmon 2015

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

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Lee 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Lee

Summary: Chess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer, Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter, Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009

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

Summary: Come on, rain: Tess knows that the only thing that can fix the listless vines, the crackling dry path, the broiling alleyway and her sagging mama is a good, soaking rainstorm. "Come on, rain!" she whispers into the endless summer heat. When it finally comes, there is shouting and dancing as everyone and everything spring to life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV RAI

Heine, Helme.

Summary: To settle a quarrel between three hens, the king must choose which one lays the most beautiful egg.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Books 1987

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEI

Heine, Helme.

Summary: Three friends who love to be together come to the realization that sometimes it's just not possible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Books 1986

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Heine

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEI

Summary: Set in the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle, an agent to the stars. After returning to New York he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2016

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Cafe 2016

Summary: The oldest daughter of a close-knit Italian-American family falls in love with an abrasive, obnoxious but forcefully charming businessman. He almost demolishes her family while winning her heart, but they all learn how to balance her happiness with the family's survival.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

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

Summary: A mysterious kidnapping of a corrupt banker by a shadowy crime fighter (American magician Channing Pollock) spins out into a thrillingly complex web of deceptions. Combining stylish sixties modernisms with silent-cinema touches and even a few unexpected sci-fi accents.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Contents: Disc one. Rumble (Link Wray) -- Peter Gunn (Duane Eddy) -- Buckeye (Johnny & the Hurricanes) -- Tequila (the Champs) -- Wild weekend (the Rockin' Rebels) -- Big shot (Johnny Cannon) -- Bongo rock (Preston Epps) -- Teen beat (Sandy Nelson) -- Walk don't run (the Ventures) -- Apache (the Shadows) -- Rebel rouser (Duane Eddy) -- Red river rock (Johnny & the Hurricanes) -- Moon dawg! (the Gamblers)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Famous Flames Recording 2012

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Summary: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy share an instant desire that sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD En

Summary: In Utopia, Stan and Oliver travel to London so that Stan can claim an inheritance; "Mud & sand" is a slapstick parody of a Rudolph Valentino film of the same name; "Stan Laurel home movies" is a collection of footage shot during a tour; In The hobo, Oliver tries to keep his sweetheart; "West of Hot Dog" is a western parody; In Oranges and lemons, Stan works in an orange grove; In Should sailors...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Brentwood 2004

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY UTO

Summary: Master chef Kate Armstrong is a perfectionist who leads a regimented life while running the kitchen of an exclusive restaurant. She revels in the sense of power and control her career affords. When her sister is killed in an automobile accident, her nine-year old niece Zoe comes to live with her. Kate's life is turned completely upside down and she is suddenly forced to split her focus between...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY NO

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE NOR

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie No 2007

Maltby, Richard

Contents: Life is just a bowl of cherries (2:31) -- Fosse's world (3:01) -- Bye bye blackbird (3:40) -- Big spender (4:20) -- Crunchy granola suite (7:26) -- I wanna be a dancin' man (5:46) -- Steam heat (4:03) -- I gotcha (3:58) -- Rich man's frug (3:41) -- Silky thoughts/Cool hand Luke (3:36) -- Dancin' Dan (Me and my shadow) (3:11) -- Nowadays (3:33) -- The hot honey rag (1:42) -- Take off with us :...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA Victor 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM FOS

Summary: "The town Christmas forgot: An urban family that can not seem to get along gets stranded in a remote, impoverished lumber town two days before Christmas. When they become involved in the town's home-grown Christmas pageant, they not only help solve the town's problems but learn to connect with each other just in time for the holidays. Naughty or nice: After she is suddenly fired from her job,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinedigm 2014

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Holiday, Billie

Contents: Body and soul -- Strange fruit -- Trav'lin' light -- All of me -- (There is) no greater love -- I cover the waterfront -- These foolish things (remind me of you) -- Tenderly -- Autumn in New York -- My man -- Stormy weather -- Yesterdays -- (I got a man, crazy for me) he's funny that way -- What a little moonlight can do -- I cried for you (now it's your turn to cry over me) -- Too marvelous...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL HOL

Summary: Amelia is a single mother plagued by the violent death of her husband. When a disturbing storybook called Mister Babadook turns up at her house, she is forced to battle with her son's deep seated fear of a monster. Soon she discovers a sinister presence all around her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BAB

Heine, Helme.

Summary: Summary : "Good friends always stick together." That's what Charlie Rooster, Johnny Mouse and fat Percy, the pig, always said--and that was what they did all day long.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 1982

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEI

Heine, Helme.

Summary: To settle a quarrel between three hens, the king must choose which one lays the most beautiful egg.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Books 1987

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Heine

Heine, Helme.

Summary: The king must choose the most beautiful egg laid by three hens, one of which he will then make a princess.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 1983

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC HEI

Heine, Helme.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ECNCL 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEI