Summary: Blizzard of the blue moon: Jack and Annie go back in time to New York City, during one of the darkest periods in the city's history--the Great Depression. Even worse, the city is in the grip of a terrible snowstorm. To stop the blizzard, Jack and Annie must save the unicorn made famous in the Cloister's medieval tapestries. But will that be enough to help a city that faces so many troubles?
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2007
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD OSB
Summary: Princess Kazunomiya, half-sister of the Emperor of Japan, relates in her diary and in poems the confusing events occurring in the Imperial Palace in 1858, including political and romantic intrigue.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC LAS
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Lasky
Summary: Traveling to Tokugawa Dynasty-era Japan to stop the Pirate Cats' evil scheme, Geronimo Stilton unwittingly assumes the identity of a legendary swordsman while Thea Stilton accidentally invents Kabuki theater.
Publisher / Publication Date: Papercutz 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 STI
Summary: When childhood innocence gives way to a blinding thirst for revenge, is gratifying bloodlust worth the price of one's humanity?
Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2007
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 CHR
Summary: A narrative of conflicting cultures, loyalties, motivations, and traditions in early-seventeenth-century Japan, involving the powerful and powerhungry Lord Toranaga, the ambitious Englishman, Blackthorne, and the Lady Mariko, a Catholic convert in love with the barbarian Englishman.
Publisher / Publication Date: Delta Trade Paperbacks 2009
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Summary: When Merlin is weighed down by sorrows, Jack and Annie travel back to feudal Japan to learn one of the four secrets of happiness.
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Juvenile Paperback, Call number: J FIC OSB
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MTH 37
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED OSB
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC OSB
Summary: In Japan, as a provincial governor, his wife, and daughter Yuki, followed by 1,000 attendants, travel the historic Tokaido Road to the Shogun's palace in Edo, Yuki keeps up with her lessons by writing poems describing the journey.
Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2008
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC WHE
Summary: Joe, Fred, and Sam are transported to seventeenth century Japan where they infuriate a Samurai warrior, encounter their great-grandaughters, and save their lives by reciting an ancient form of poetry.
Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SCI
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 709 WOR
Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS