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Summary: The captivating look at the unconventional life of beloved performer Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Box Films 2018

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

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Summary: An exceptional anthology exploring the joys, heartbreaks and triumphs of immigration-- written by YA authors who are themselves immigrants and the children of immigrants. Their characters face random traffic stops, TSA detention, customs anxiety, and the daunting and inspiring journey to new lands... while also dancing at weddings, keeping diaries, teaching ESL. In presenting the myriad facets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Inkyard Press 2020

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

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Summary: Phoolan Devi was a murderer, kidnapper and living folk legend who had endured a life of rape and abuse after beng sold into marriage at the age of eleven. A spree of murders known as the Behmai Massacre to avenge the death of her lover made Devi the object of a police hunt. In prison from 1983 until 1994, she spent years being prosecuted by the Indian police, only to be turned into a legend by...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Koch Lorber Films 2004

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

Summary: The world famous thief, Carmen Sandiego, plays an intricate game of cat and mouse with teen ACME detectives, Zack and Ivy. Based on the award-winning line of educational computer games, the energizing series is rich in both excitement and education as Carmen Sandiego attempts to steal the most valuable objects in the world. It's up to the detectives and the audience to figure out where in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cookie Jar 2012

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

Maresca, Tom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5945 MAR

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd

Summary: "A Banksy-style protest against cameras in classrooms brings a group of middle-grade students together. For fans of Rebecca Stead, Susin Nielsen and Gordon Korman. Dominica's private school is covered in cameras, and someone is hacking into them and posting embarrassing moments for the whole school to see. Like Ana picking her nose. When Dominica quickly changes her shirt from inside out in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Canada 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KYI

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd

Summary: "Double Take is a fact-packed look at how science is tackling stereotypes. In the intermediate grades, students are likely to encounter and recognize all kinds of stereotypes. Our brains constantly use categories to sort and label the things (and people) around us -- both with good results and frightening ones. This book explores how we all use stereotypes and how science can help us to build...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 303.3 KYI

Summary: Princess Courtney, a modern princess, has her world turned upside down when she switches places with Erika, a famous rock star. Two very different worlds collide when a mix-up sends Princess Courtney to Camp Pop and Erika to Camp Royalty. While the leaders of the rival camps try to correct the mix-up, both Courtney and Erika learn to adjust to the different worlds and have fun while making new,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2015

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: JE DVD Barbie Rock'n

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd

Summary: Surveys the history of human interactions with fire, from prehistoric times when controlling it made the difference between being predator or prey, to the present, and discusses its use in industry, communications, war, and other fields.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2010

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: J 541.361 LLO

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd

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Summary: Explores the topic of surveillance, discussing how personal data is electronically captured and used by both public and private organizations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 340 KYI

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd

Summary: "Kids 3 to 6 will be inspired to ask their own big questions after reading about the mysteries that scientists have yet to discover. This celebration of curiosity is an excellent resource for fostering an interest in STEM. Sometimes, it seems as if scientists know everything about the world. They've recorded the songs of humpback whales, dug up the bones of dinosaurs, and even tracked the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Kids 2023

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KYI

Myers, Kyl

Summary: "'What did you have? A boy or a girl?' Kyl and Brent imagined it would be years before their child would identify with a gender. Until then... As a first-time parent, Kyl Myers had one aspect dialed in from the start: not being beholden to the boy-girl binary, disparities, or stereotypes from the day a child is born. With no wish to eliminate gender but rather gender discrimination, Kyl and her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Topple Books/Little A 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MYERS, KYL MYE

Bajaj, Varsha

Summary: Nikita wants to follow her family's tradition of making beautiful henna art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2024

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Faber, Kresha.

Summary: All-natural pantry staples for just pennies a serving! With The DIY Pantry, you can break free from processed foods and learn to make healthy, delicious meals without spending hours in the kitchen or breaking the bank. From artisan breads and aromatic seasonings to irresistible treats like Black-and-White Sandwich Cookies and Peppermint Patties, this book shows you how to stock your pantry with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media, a division of F+W Media, Inc. 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.302 FAB

Sanbe, Kei

Summary: "Satoru Fujinuma's power of Revival has sent him eighteen years into his past to relive his middle school days and prevent the death of his classmate Kayo Hinazuki. But even with the advantage of foreknowledge, Satoru finds himself unable to prevent Kayo from becoming a victim yet again. Back in the present, twenty-nine-year-old Satoru is still on the run from the police and no closer to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 ERA

Hayashida, Kyū

Summary: "Fourteen-year-old Zaha Sanko is the most wanted man in the universe. Wherever he goes, everybody tries to kill him, but things got unusually dire when his enemies send an immortal "photonuclear man" to try and snuff him out. Somehow, Sanko and company survive, and decide to make a pit stop at Darknest, the mysterious planet of darkness. Darknest holds all sorts of secrets, but the biggest of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Seas 2023

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 DAI

Hayashida, Kyū

Summary: "Zaha Sanko's body has great and terrible powers--they say that possessing his bones will grant you any wish, even the desire to become ruler of the universe. But Sanko is still a teenage dude with his own life, and he isn't about to let every monstrous lowlife in the galaxy rip him limb from limb. He and his skeletal buddy Avakian will use their dark powers to fend off any murder attempts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Seas Entertainment 2021

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Kusunoki, Kei.

Summary: The final volume brings an end to the mortal combat between the witch hunters and the witches. Rinko, who strayed away from the group, now faces a hunter with a personal vengeance. Meanwhile, Teppei joins Makoto, Mahiro and Yunagi to help them fight off the other hunters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2008

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

Urana, Kei

Summary: Rudo lives in the slums of a floating town, where the poor scrape by under the shadow of the rich, who live a sumptuous life, simply casting their garbage off the side, into the abyss. Then one day, he's falsely accused of murder, and his wrongful conviction leads to an unimaginable punishment-exile off the edge, with the rest of the trash. Down on the surface, the cast-off waste of humanity...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC 2024

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 GAC

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Summary: In times of national emergency, a team of Britain's leading experts, crisis contingency planners and most senior politicians from the corridors of Whitehall to the salons of No. 10 Downing St. assemble under the name COBRA to coordinate the response.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV COB

Aki, Evi

Summary: In Flavors of Africa, Evi Aki shares the traditional Nigerian dishes she grew up enjoying, as well as typical eats from all across the continent. She introduces customary recipes from each of Africa's different regions, including meals from Ethiopia, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Morocco, Egypt, Angola and more, all of which she collected with the help of relatives and family friends. Whether...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishng Co. 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.596 AKI

Hayashida, Kyū

Summary: Zaha Sanko is the most wanted man in the universe. They say that if you claim his bones, you'll receive anything your heart desires. Having the entire galaxy trying to kill you all the time is kind of a drag when you're just fourteen years old, but Sanko has the mysterious power of darkness on his side, not to mention a talking spaceship and three horribly powerful space weirdos. Together,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Seas 2022

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 DAI

Sanbe, Kei

Summary: With Yashiro and Sachiko's cooperation, Hinazuki was taken in by her grandmother. Even though Hinazuki is out of danger, Satoru has no time to rest-- the serial abduction slayings are not over. But if he prevents the crimes from happening, will he be able to return to the present?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 ERA

Franklin, Aretha.

Contents: Jumpin Jack flash (feat. Keith Richards) -- Sisters are doin' it for themselves (feat. Eurythmics) -- I knew you were waiting (for me) (feat. George Michael) -- What now my love (feat. Frank Sinatra) -- Put you up on game (feat. Fantasia) -- What y'all came to do (feat. John Legend) -- Never gonna break my faith (feat. Mary J. Blige and Harlem Boys Choir) -- Through the storm (feat. Elton John)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Arista Records 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES FRA

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