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Hughes, Kathryn

Summary: 1956. It's Ellen Crosby's first day as a student nurse at Ambergate County Lunatic Asylum. When she meets a young woman committed by her father, and a pioneering physician keen to try out the various 'cures' for mental illness, little does Ellen know that a choice she will make is to change all their lives for ever ... 2006. Sarah is drawn to the abandoned Ambergate Asylum. Whilst exploring the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Headline review, an imprint of Headline Publishing Group 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hug

Summary: He's sarcastic, incorrigible, bitter, and in a relationship? Dr. Gregory House has spent his career taking on seemingly hopeless cases, but when his rapport with Dr. Lisa Cuddy changes, he finds himself facing new, and very different, challenges. His team at Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital also continues to blaze trails as they investigate baffling medical cases involving a religious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studio Home Entertainment 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: House finds himself in an uncomfortable position: away from the examination room. As he works to regain his license and his life, his coworkers deal with the staff shakeups, moral dilemmas, and their own tricky relationships with House.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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

Summary: Elliot, Turk and Carla may be growing older but they aren't necessarily growing up, Even as their career changes, family issues and love invade the quirky world of Sacred Heart.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2008

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

Contents: My jerks -- My last words -- My saving grace -- My happy place -- My ABC's -- My cookie pants -- My new role -- My lawyer's in love -- My absence -- My comedy show -- My nah nah nah -- Their story II -- My full moon -- My soul on fire. Part 1 -- My soul on fire. Part 2 -- My cuz -- My chief concern -- My finale.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ABC Studios 2010

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

Driscoll, Betty S.

Summary: "This book is a compilation of public records of people who were patients at the TCSH. Those patients were sometimes called inmates or boarders of the asylum in various documents. The asylum went by numerous names, including the Northern Michigan Asylum: I opted to use only the TCSH name because it gives location to this hospital-which was just one of five that operated simultaneously in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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2 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.377464 DRI

Roux, Madeleine

Summary: Ricky Desmond has been through all this before. If he could just get through to his mother, he could convince her that he doesn't belong at Brookline. From the man who thinks he can fly to the woman who killed her husband, the other patients are nothing like him; all he did was lose his temper just a little bit, just the once. But when Ricky is selected by the sinister Warden Crawford for a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ROU

Summary: Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Summary: Tells the adventures of a free-spirited mental ward inmate whose rebelliousness pits him against the repressive head nurse, and whose charm wins him the loyalty of his fellow inmates.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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

Contents: My mirror image -- My best friend's baby's baby and my baby's baby -- My coffee -- My house -- My friend with money -- My musical -- His story IV -- My road to nowhere -- My perspective -- My therapeutic month -- My night to remember -- My fishbowl -- My scrubs -- My no good reason -- My long goodbye -- My words of wisdom -- Their story -- My turf war -- My cold shower -- My conventional wisdom...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Television 2010

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

Summary: Shaun's proposed treatment for a homeless patient puts him and Jared in Andrews' crosshairs. Meanwhile, Claire tries to overcome Melendez' reluctance to do a risky heart operation while Glassman must overcome his personal feelings about his oncologist, Dr. Marina Blaize, and face a difficult decision about his health.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Beatrice is a motor-mouthed fantasist, a self-styled billionaire countess who likes to believe she's on intimate terms with world leaders. Donatella is a tattooed introvert, a fragile young woman locked in her own mystery. The film tells the story of the unpredictable and moving friendship that develops between the two women as they flee a mental institution in search of love and happiness in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Baptiste, Tracey

Summary: Bianca Cooper escapes into the world of Minecraft after getting into a terrible car accident. Soon, however, she realizes she is trapped inside the game, and the in-game characters who have been attacking her resemble figures from her real life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2018

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Summary: Dr. Gregory House is devoid of bedside manner and wouldn't even talk to his patients if he could get away with it. Dealing with his own constant physical pain and ignoring his pain killing addiction, he uses his cane to punctuate his acerbic, brutally honest demeanor. House and his team deal with unusual medical mysteries.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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

Kesey, Ken.

Summary: A mordant, wickedly subversive parable set in a mental ward, the novel chronicles the head-on collision between its hell-raising, life-affirming hero Randle Patrick McMurphy and the totalitarian rule of Big Nurse. McMurphy swaggers into the mental ward like a blast of fresh air and turns the place upside down, starting a gambling operation, smuggling in wine and women, and egging on the other...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2008

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC KES

Sowle, Jennifer J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbutus Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SOW

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SOW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Sowle 2010

Dick, Philip K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIC

Charest-Papagno, Noëlla.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: JJ Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.7024 CHA

Spanogle, Joshua.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

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

Cooney, Ellen

Summary: "A young chaplain at a large medical center fears her "soul is broken," though she hasn't subscribed to any formal religion in years--she's far too busy tending to the souls of her patients to do anything about her own. But strange things happen over the course of a single night shift, and interactions with patients in various states of consciousness and with various relationships to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coffee House Press 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Cooney 2020

Ackerman, Elliot

Summary: Eden Malcom lies in a bed, unable to move or to speak, imprisoned in his own mind. His wife Mary spends every day on the sofa in his hospital room. He has never even met their young daughter. And he will never again see the friend and fellow soldier who didn't make it back home--and who narrates the novel. But on Christmas, the one day Mary is not at his bedside, Eden's re-ordered consciousness...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ACK

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ACK

Lehrer, James.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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

Moxon, A. R.

Summary: "A postmodern epic of a modern day street preacher who risks everything to help a prophet flee a figure who may be God. THE REVISIONARIES is a maximalist work of fiction, where the social novel meets comic book antics. At its heart is the leader of a ragtag parish located in a gangland corner of a city that may or may not be Knoxville, TN; a sadistic scion to a Blue Ridge family dynasty, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melville House 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOX

Cline, Sally.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Pub. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FITZGERALD, ZELDA CLI

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