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Summary: Documentary film chronicling Richard Stanley's tenure as writer/director of the 1996 adaptation of H.G. Wells' The island of Dr. Moreau as well as the start of the film's production.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Severin Films 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC LOS

Summary: "How Technology Works demystifies the machinery that keeps the modern world going, from simple objects such as zip fasteners and can openers to the latest, most sophisticated devices of the information age, including smartwatches, personal digital assistants, and driverless cars. It includes inventions that have changed the course of history, like the internal combustion engine, as well as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 620 HOW

Summary: A hotheaded Hollywood screenwriter, questioned for murder, is drawn to his neighbor when she confirms his alibi. His volatile nature eventually threatens to destroy their one last chance for real love.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia/Tristar Home Entertainment 2003

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

Summary: A down on his luck screenwriter reluctantly agrees to adapt a trashy bestseller to the silver screen. Rather than read the book himself, Steele convinces a star-struck hatcheck girl, Mildred Atkinson, to accompany him home and tell him the story in her own words. Later the night, Mildred is found murdered and Steele, who has a history of violent behavior, becomes the prime suspect. A neighbor...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: BLU-RAY DRAMA IN

Summary: Dixon Steele is an alcoholic screenwriter who has some success but is now in the midst of a long dry spell. One of his neighbors is Laurel Gray, a would-be actress and a smart cookie. Steele is a bitter, angry man who succeeds in insulting everyone he sees while drinking at noon in his usual hangout. Dix has taken a job adapting a trashy novel for the screen--but he doesn't want to read the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Pictures Industries 2003

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

Gotham

Contents: Sons of Gotham -- Olympic -- The quiet one -- Busta rhymes -- On mamas -- Attention span -- Skyzoo -- In due time -- Nir'e Alldai -- Pick your head up -- John Forte -- Chillin while black -- Diamond D -- I'll tell ya lata -- NIKO IS -- The fold -- Diamond D

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Alliance Entertainment 2021

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP GOT

Summary: During a blackout, three train passengers arrive at Chillingbourne in Kent. Londoner Alison Smith is feisty representative of the Women's Land Army (aka the "land girls"). Bob Johnson is an American soldier whose intended destination was Canterbury. Peter Gibbs is a classical music student who worked in peacetime as a cinema organist. As they make their way through the village, Alison has...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2006

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

Humphreys, Sara.

Summary: SHE SHOULD BE SEEN, BUT NEVER TOUCHED... Kerry Smithson's modeling career ensures that she will be admired from afar, which is essential since mere human touch sparks blinding pain and terrifying visions. EVERY GOOD MODEL NEEDS A HEAVENLY BODYGUARD... Dante Coltari is hired to protect Kerry from those who know who she is-or more importantly what she is-and want her dead because of it. Nothing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Inc 2012

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Humphreys, Tony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crossing Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 HUM

Summary: On September 29, 1981, Peter Turner received a phone call that would change his life. His former lover, Hollywood actress Gloria Grahame, had collapsed in a Lancaster hotel and was refusing medical attention. He took her into his chaotic and eccentric home in Liverpool to see her through her last days. Though their affair had ended years before, it was to him that she turned in her final hour...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Humphreys, Helen

Summary: "Poet and novelist Helen Humphreys's And a Dog Called Fig, a meditation on the benefits of dogs to the creative life, including the dogs of well-known writers from history, portraits of all the dogs from the author's life, and the arrival and raising of her new puppy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HUMPHREYS, HELEN HUM

Humphreys, Helen

Summary: "Award-winning and beloved author Helen Humphreys discovers her local herbarium and realizes we need to look for beauty in whatever nature we have left -- no matter how diminished. Award-winning poet and novelist Helen Humphreys returns to her series of nature meditations in this gorgeously written and illustrated book that takes a deep look at the forgotten world of herbariums and the people...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ECW Press 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 580.74 HUM

Humphreys, Josephine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1987

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HUM

Humphreys, Debbie

Summary: What are all of the fashionable pups wearing this year? Hand-knit sweaters, of course! Knitting is a trendy hobby, and what's cuter than a dog in a sweater? Cable-knit, ribbed, raglan, chunky, turtleneck--you name it, and Redhound for Dogs has a pattern for it. You'll love the fifteen knitting projectsfourteen sweaters and one blanketranked from "one paw" for a straightforward pattern to "three...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lumina Media 2016

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Humphreys, Richard

Summary: A first book by a former Royal Navy nuclear submariner describes the daily experiences of his military life during the Cold War, a service marked by claustrophobia, disorientation, body odors, cramped conditions, and constant fear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HUMPHREYS, RICHARD HUM

Humphreys, Helen

Summary: The story of James, a pilot struggling to survive in a German POW camp, his young war-bride, Rose, back in England trying to make sense of her life, and his sister, whose own story is also rewritten by the tragedies of WWII.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HUM

Humphreys, Helen

Summary: "Inspired by the letters and diaries of Henry David Thoreau, this moving novel inhabits his life and mind"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2024

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Humphreys, Helen

Summary: A young woman gardner Gwen Davis flees to the Devon countryside where she will be in charge of a Land Army group of young girls who are to plant food crops on a country estate. At the estate along with the girls a regiment of Canadian soldiers live and form friendships, etc. Gwen comes to know herself and others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beeler Large Print 2003

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

Humphreys, Sara.

Summary: Vampires are nothing but trouble... As far as beautiful vampire Sadie Pemberton is concerned, werewolves shouldn't be sticking their noses into New York's supernatural politics. They don't know jack about running a city-not even that hot-as-sin new vampire-werewolf liaison who's just arrived in town. Werewolves are too sexy for their own good... The last thing Killian Bane wanted was to end up...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Inc 2015

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Umphrey's McGee

Contents: National loser anthem -- Life during exodus -- Can't rock my dream face -- Sad Clint Eastwood -- Electric avenue to hell (featuring Jennifer Hartswick) -- Ace of long nights -- Sweet sunglasses -- Strangletage -- Come as your kids -- Frankie zombie -- Bulls on the bus -- Bittersweet haj.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Distribution, Inc 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK UMP

Abraham

Summary: Presents the channeled spirit communications of "Abraham" on how to achieve balance in life and enjoy the journey with joy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 133.93 Hicks

Humphries, Patrick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schirmer Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 THOMPSON, RICHARD HUM

Humphries, Courtney

Summary: An evolutionary and cultural history of the pigeon takes readers from the dovecotes of ancient Egypt and trenches of World War I to the pigeon-racing societies and city park benches of the modern world, in an account that explores the pigeon's role as creature that is both wild and dependent on humans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 598.65 HUM

Humphries, Tony.

Contents: Ragysh / Todd Terje -- The delete of society / Roy Comanchero -- Don't hesitate / Tiger & Woods -- Time / Tiger & Woods -- La casa / Jex -- No more talking / Tiger & Woods -- The voice from planet love (original mix) / Precious System -- The voice from planet love (beat-appella) / Precious System -- Beau sovereign / Leon Vynehall -- Work it (piano mix) / Shan -- Dogz / Redshape -- Ben & Gerd...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: distributed by WAS, Word and Sound 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC RUN

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