Register for Summer Reading Club
Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Kaplan, Robert D.

Summary: In "Monsoon," a pivotal examination of the Indian Ocean region and the countries known as "Monsoon Asia," bestselling author Robert D. Kaplan deftly shows how crucial this dynamic area has become to American power in the twenty-first century. Kaplan also offers riveting insights into the economic and naval strategies of China and India and how they will affect U.S. interests, while also...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Trade Paperbacks 2011

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Kaplan, Robert D.

Summary: In "Monsoon," a pivotal examination of the Indian Ocean region and the countries known as "Monsoon Asia," bestselling author Robert D. Kaplan deftly shows how crucial this dynamic area has become to American power in the twenty-first century. Kaplan also offers riveting insights into the economic and naval strategies of China and India and how they will affect U.S. interests, while also...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327.7301 KAP

Archibald, Brett

Summary: "In April 2013, fifty-year-old Brett Archibald set off with his friends on a dream surf charter trip off the Mentawai Islands of Indonesia. It quickly became a nightmare: in the middle of a storm, suffering from severe food poisoning, Brett leaned overboard--and blacked out. He awoke in the raging sea. No one had seen him fall, and no one heard his shouts for help. He watched his boat sail...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ARCHIBALD, BRETT ARC

Funk, Joe

Summary: " ... officially documents in unforgettable words and pictures the inspirational stories of people surviving against impossible odds, heroic acts crossing all boundaries of gender, age and nationality, and a planet ignoring its artificial boundaries to come together"--from p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Triumph Books 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.463 Funk

Lace, William W.

Summary: Describes the events the occurred during the tsunami in the Indian Ocean in 2004, from the disaster itself and the damage that was caused to the rescue efforts of the international community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2008

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Oxtra, Cristina

Summary: While vacationing in Thailand for the holidays, Tara and her mother are thrown into survival mode when a massive tsunami sweeps through Phuket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Hassan, Hawa

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Grandmothers from eight eastern African countries welcome you into their kitchens to share flavorful recipes and stories of family, love, and tradition in this transporting cookbook-meets-travelogue"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2020

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Mara, Wil.

Summary: Provides general information on the oceans, including where the water is the warmest and the types of plants and animals that live in it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN MAR

Summary: On 12/26/04 a series of tidal waves killed thousands and devastated communities around the Indian Ocean. With around 100 tsunamis striking the world's coastlines each decade, Nova investigates what made the recent event so powerful and catastrophic.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TSU

Deraniyagala, Sonali.

Summary: A memoir of the author's experiences as a survivor of the 2004 tsunami that killed her parents, husband, and two young sons recounts her struggles with profound grief and survivor's guilt and her gradual steps toward healing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DERANIYAGALA, SONALI DER

Lewis, Richard

Summary: In the aftermath of the 2004 tsunami in Sumatra, two teenagers, American Sarah and Acehnese Ruslan, meet and continue together their arduous climb inland, where Ruslan hopes to find his father and Sarah seeks a doctor for her brother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LEW

Stilton, Geronimo

Summary: Geronimo and his friends journey to the eighteenth century to stop the Pirate Cats from pillaging the East India Company's merchant ships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Papercutz 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J GRAPHIC STI

Lacaille, Rene.

Contents: Zok (3:12) -- 5 O.P. (syncopGe) (4:30) -- An dio (3:00) -- Lang la (3:44) -- Oh! lGe la po (4:29) -- Fraka (4:50) -- Zi bi pi blues (2:20) -- Pondaurat (2:47) -- Place d'youville (3:59) -- LozGe (3:34) -- Ti guitar lGa (2:54) -- Debussy Ga La RGeunion (3:46) -- Mam'zelle Rico (3:05) -- K ba (2:39) -- Maria ya ya (1:38)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverboat Records 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/CARIBBEAN LAC

Watts, Naomi

Summary: While vacationing in Thailand in December 2004, a family overcomes impossible odds to survive the Indian Ocean tsunami and find each other after becoming separated.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Summit Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE IMP

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Green, Jen.

Summary: Surveys the physical features, geological borders, climate and currents, water, plant and animal life, and economic and ecological aspects of the Indian Ocean.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Almanac Library 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.467 GRE

Hughes, Catherine D.

Summary: Introduces several of the ocean's species, provides profiles of creatures, from dolphins and sharks to sea otters and penguins, while sharing facts about their characteristics, diets, and habitats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Kids 2013

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: Explores the inhabitants and history of the world's oceans and seas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC/2 Entertain 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV OCE

Knecht, G. Bruce.

Contents: South Indian Ocean -- Valparaiso, Chile -- South Indian Ocean -- Los Angeles -- South Indian Ocean -- Los Angeles -- Southern Ocean -- Riviera, Spain -- Southern Ocean -- New York City -- Southern Ocean -- New York City -- Southern Ocean -- Cape Town, South Africa -- South Atlantic Ocean -- Bridgehampton, New York -- South Atlantic Ocean -- Vancouver, Canada -- South Atlantic Ocean -- Vancouver...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.259 KNE

Cornell, Jimmy.

Summary: "World Cruising Destinations" is the only nautical tourist guide to the world, the ultimate aid for planning an ocean voyage or a charter vacation. Covering the globe from the tropics to high latitudes, this guide gives essential details of climate, ports, facilities, highlights, and travel formalities (visas, entrance requirements, etc.) of destinations in 184 countries. If you are ready to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: International Marine/McGraw-Hill 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 COR

Minks (Musical group)

Contents: Kusmi -- Out of tune -- Life at dusk -- Indian Ocean -- Funeral song -- Our ritual -- Cemetary rain -- Bruises -- Boys run wild -- Ophelia -- Juniper -- Arboretum dogs

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Captured Tracks Records 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Swirlies (Musical group)

Contents: One light flashing I love you -- Give us moon rocks! -- Le bag -- Indian Ocean nosedive -- Sleepytime -- Rare moment -- Little tail -- Cats of the wild forever.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Bubblecore Records 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Brinded, Alex

Summary: Readers learn the value of knowing how to read maps in this resourceful text about a fascinating subject. Maps of oceans reveal important details about a part of the planet humans still know so little about. As readers learn about the creation and interpretation of maps of the ocean, they're introduced to essential science curriculum topics in a fun way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing, an imprint of Greenhaven Publishing, LLC 2020

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Redford, Robert

Summary: A man sailing solo in the Indian Ocean capsizes and tries to survive the rest of his journey in a life raft.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER ALL

Green, Tamara

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics and habits of the extinct dodo, a large flightless bird that lived on the islands of Mauritius and Réunion in the Indian Ocean.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Pub. 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 598.65 GRE

Back to Top