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Summary: During a blackout, a woman is found murdered in the middle of the Oresund Bridge, on the border between Sweden and Denmark. Police from both countries are called to the scene, and what looks like one murder turns out to be two. It's a spectacular double murder: the bodies have been brutally cut in half at the waist and put together to form a single corpse. Half of the body belongs to a Swedish...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Magnusson, Margareta

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: In Sweden there is a kind of decluttering called döstädning, dö meaning "death" and städning meaning "cleaning." Margareta instructs readers to embrace minimalism, and suggests which possessions you can easily get rid of (unworn clothes, unwanted presents, more plates than you'd ever use) and which you might want to keep (photographs, love letters, a few of your children's art projects)....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 648.5 MAG

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 648.5 MAG

Lagerquist, Kay.

Contents: Part 1 What Is Numerology? 1 -- Part 2 A Closer Look at Numbers 1 Through 5 61 -- Part 3 A Closer Look at Numbers 6 Through 9, Master Numbers, and Karmic Numbers 111 -- Part 4 Getting Personal with the Numbers 195 -- Part 5 Putting Your Numbers to Work for You 251 -- Part 6 Living by the Numbers 349.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alpha Books 1999

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Engle, Margarita

Summary: Sent to Cuba to visit the father he barely knows, Edver is surprised to meet a half-sister, Luza, whose plan to lure their cryptozoologist mother into coming there, too, turns dangerous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

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

Engle, Margarita

Summary: In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 2018

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

Engle, Margarita

Summary: "In this follow-up to her award-winning memoir Enchanted Air, Margarita Engle details her teenage years in Los Angeles against the turbulent backdrop of the Vietnam War. In vulnerable verse, she addresses the notions of peace, civil rights, freedom of expression, and environmental protection that are once again under threat. Despite these circumstances, young Margarita was able to find solace...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 921 ENG

Engle, Margarita.

Summary: When his mother is sent to jail in Los Angeles, eleven-year-old Tony goes to live with his forest ranger great-uncle in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, where Tony experiences unconditional love for the first time through his friendship with a rescue dog.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Longoria, Margarita

Summary: "An anthology of short stories, essays, poetry, and comics about the Mexican American experience"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Engle, Margarita

Summary: Looks at the life and accomplishments of Teresa Carreäno, one of the world's most famous pianists who, by age nine, performed for President Abraham Lincoln at the White House.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 CAR

Engle, Margarita

Summary: During a Hindu festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, brothers Alu and Bhalu search for a dog they can honor with food and gratitude. Includes glossary of Nepali words and suggested activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ENG

Engle, Margarita

Summary: A novel in verse about the life and work of Rubén Darío, a Nicaraguan poet who started life as an abandoned child and grew to become the father of a new literary movement. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 2020

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

Engle, Margarita

Summary: In Cuba's "special period in times of peace" of 1991, Liana and Amado find love after their severe hunger gives both courage to risk government retribution by skipping a summer of labor to seek food. Told in their two voices plus that of the stray dog that brought them together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 2021

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

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Engle, Margarita.

Summary: Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note about Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who inspired the story,and Anacaona, the all-girl dance band she formed with her sisters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ZAL

Lincoln, Margarette.

Summary: Text and photos provide an introduction to the history of boats, from simple floating logs and dugout canoes to high-tech fishing boats, icebreakers, and floating airports.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1992

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 Lincoln 1992

Little, Margaree

Summary: Rest is a vivid, powerful collection examining the human cost of crossing the border. In 2010, Margaree Little was working for a humanitarian mission near Tucson when, along with a group of volunteers, she found the unidentified body of a man, who a medical examiner would later estimate died at least six months before. This discovery serves as the jumping-off point to a stunning, elegiac series...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Way Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 LIT

Don Fagerquist Octet

Contents: Aren't you glad you're you / Van Huesen, Burke -- Easy to love / Cole Porter -- Smoke gets in your eyes / Kern ; Harbach -- All the things you are / Kern ; Hammerstein II -- The song is you / Kern ; Hammerstein II -- Time after time / Styne ; Cahn -- Easy living / Robin ; Rainger -- Lullaby of Broadway / Warren ' Dubin.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: V.S.O.P. Records 1980

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1 available in LP Phonograph Record, Call number: VINYL JAZZ FAG

Engle, Margarita

Summary: A boy helps his father keep their very old car running as they make a trip to Havana for his newborn cousin's zero-year birthday. Includes author's note about cars in Cuba.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ENG

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE ENG

Engle, Margarita

Summary: "Bold, graphic portraits and beautiful poems present famous and lesser-known Latinos from varied backgrounds who have faced life's challenges in creative ways."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 ENG

Engle, Margarita

Summary: Describes how Miguel de Cervantes found refuge from his childhood troubles by daydreaming of a brave knight who would right the wrongs of the world, the inspiration for his famous character Don Quixote.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2018

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: J SPANISH 811 ENG

Engle, Margarita.

Summary: A young girl fulfills her dreams in this video treatment of the acclaimed Pura Belpre' Award winner. -- Girls cannot be drummers. No one questioned that rule; until one dream girl. When at last her dream-bright music was heard, it was decided everybody should be free to drum and dream!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Manzke, Margarita

Summary: "For all who aspire to master brioche, croissant, pâte á choux, or even cookie dough and muffin and cake batter, Margarita Manzke, super-star baker and co-owner of Los Angeles hotspot République, takes bakers through her methods for perfecting texture and amplifying flavors, one inspiring photograph and brilliant trick at a time. With chapters dedicated to teaching each dough or batter and 100...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lorena Jones Books, an imprint of Ten Speed Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.81 MAN

Montimore, Margarita

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Summary: "Time Traveler's Wife meets Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind in a wondrous novel exploring the burdens of time, the endurance of love, and the timelessness of family. Just because life might be out of order, doesn't mean it's broken. It's new years eve 1982, and Oona Lockhart has her whole life before her. At the stroke of midnight she will turn nineteen, and the year ahead promises to be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2020

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Surnaite, Margarita

Summary: "All rabbits love books, except for Henry - he prefers games and adventures. But then he finds one very special book, and when he reads it, someone very special finds him"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SUR

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Rey, Margret

Summary: "Enjoy learning to read with Curious George! The Curious about Phonics learn-to-read program can help your child master the basic phonic skills that are the building blocks for a lifetime"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2008

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