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Lalli, Sonya

5 holds on 3 copies

Summary: One devoted modern girl + a meddlesome, traditional grandmother = a heartwarming multicultural romantic comedy about finding love where you least expect it Raina Anand may have finally given in to family pressure and agreed to let her grandmother play matchmaker, but that doesn't mean she has to like it--or that she has to play by the rules. Nani always took Raina's side when she tried to push...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Lolli, Tony

Summary: For the millions of fly fishers who are passionate about their sport, this gorgeous book is both a visual feast and the perfect reference. The Art of the Fishing Fly includes a history of fly fishing focusing on the evolution of fishing flies; a guide to essential equipment; a how-to section on tying three key flies by three top fly tyers; and essays by noted experts. The book's core includes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 799 LOL

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Summary: Andre "Dre" Johnson has it all...a job as a top ad exec, a beautiful doctor wife, four great kids and a lovely, well-appointed house in the suburbs. And he's not about to let his family forget how they got there. Keeping cultural identity alive is not without its challenges for this man on a mission. With perpetual pushback from clueless coworkers, an outspoken father, and even the wife and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BLA

Summary: This drama is set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semetic edicts began to isolate the Jews from their communities. Among them were the Finzi-Continis, an aristocratic Jewish family forced for the first time to acknowledge the world beyond its fenced garden.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2001

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Summary: Epic story of two families in Italy traces both the rise of fascism and the conflict between the sons of the families, both born on January 1, 1900.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Olive Films 2012

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

Sones, Sonya.

Summary: "I Feel Bad About My Neck meets Elizabeth Berg in celebrated YA novelist Sonya Sones's first adult novel, weaving together a seamless narrative in free verse--a funny, fierce and piercingly honest coming-of-middle-age story about falling apart and putting yourself back together"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Paperbacks 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SON

Sones, Sonya

Summary: A novel in verse follows the experiences of fourteen-year-old Lilly, as an innocent flirtation turns into sexual abuse by a friend of her parents and she is tormented by her abuser's threat to ruin her family and her own desperate need for help.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

Sones, Sonya.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Robin Murphy is so unpopular at high school that his name is slang for "loser," and so when he begins dating the beautiful and popular Sophie her reputation plummets, but he finds acceptance as a student in a drawing class at Harvard.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: YA FIC SON

Sones, Sonya

Summary: A novel in verse follows the experiences of Molly, who is forced to confront painful realities in her own life while struggling to help a spirited but mentally ill homeless girl during the holiday season.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Teen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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

Ball, Donna.

Summary: Raine Stockton stopped volunteering for Search and Rescue work after a tragic loss, but now she reluctantly returns to active duty--along with a young and inexperienced Golden Retriever named Cisco--to help find a mother and six-year-old girl who have been kidnapped and taken deep into the wilderness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M BAL

Ball, Donna.

Summary: "All the effort Cici, Lindsay, and Bridget have put into transforming a historic but overgrown farm into an upscale winery and special-events business is paying off--Ladybug Farm has been chosen to host a society wedding. What this really means is the three friends are about to be invaded by warring mothers-in-law, a Bridezilla, and a completely clueless groom. They have their hands full...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

Ball, Donna.

Summary: "It's Christmas Eve, and Cici, Bridget and Lindsay are busy preparing for their annual holiday party. The tree is sparkling, the turkey is roasting, the wreaths are hung and the eggnog is chilled. The scene is set for the perfect Christmas...with one or two exceptions"--P.[4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Merle Publishing 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

Ball, Donna.

Summary: Four years have passed since best friends Cici, Bridget, and Lindsay left the suburbs for an old mansion in the Shenandoah Valley. They've survived broken plumbing, leaky roofs, and marauding sheep. They've faced fire, hail, snow, and financial setbacks. Yet somehow through it all they've managed not only to build a home, but a family. And now, much to their amazement, all their dreams seem to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Merle Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

Ball, Donna.

Summary: Tired of always dreaming and never doing, Cici, Lindsay, and Bridget buy a run-down mansion, nestled in the picturesque Shenandoah Valley. Over the course of a year, they ultimately learn that sometimes the best things can happen when everything goes wrong. --t.p verso.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

Contents: Reflections (Sona Jobarteh) -- 1977 (Quentin Dujardin) -- Om asatoma (Deva Premal & Miten) -- Ong namo : Putumayo version (Mirabai Ceiba) -- Floating sweetness (DJ Drez) -- Cariad cyntaf (9Bach) -- Saya (Sona Jobarteh) -- Moon magic : Chandra. Part 2, Gat (Steven McNamara) -- Yarabi (Balla Tounkara) -- Exala (Sara Tavares) -- Ramachandra (Sean Johnson & the Wild Lotus Band) -- Offering (Ara...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Putumayo World Music 2012

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD NEW AGE PUT

Hurwitz, Justin

Contents: Another day of sun -- Someone in the crowd -- Mia & Sebastian's theme -- A lovely night -- Herman's habit -- City of stars -- Planetarium -- Summer montage/Madeline -- City of stars -- Start a fire -- Engagement party -- Audition (The fools who dream) --Epilogue -- The end -- City of stars (humming) (featuring Emma Stone).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Interscope Records 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LA SHOW MUSIC

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW La

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM LA

Contents: Che che colé (Willie Colón) -- El todopoderoso (Héctor Lavoe) -- O mi shango (Mongo Santamaria) -- Pachito eché (Tito Puente, Celia Cruz) -- Do you feel it (Tu lo sientes) (Joe Cuba Sextet) -- Cúcala (Celia Cruz, Johnny Pacheco) -- Mama Güela (Fania All Stars) -- Brother, where are you? (Ralfi Pagan) -- Bilongo (Eddie Palmieri) -- Guaguancó arsenio (Tito Puente and his orchestra) -- Bomba...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut Records 2010

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN SAL

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Summary: "Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth Dalai Lama, was born in 1935 to a peasant family in a remote part of Tibet. Although living in exile, he is the beloved traditional and religious leader of millions of Tibetans and has become a global icon of peace, compassion, spiritual living, and nonviolent struggle for justice. The Dalai Lama's My Spiritual Journey brings the world a message: one of suffering,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 294.3 DAL

Lalami, Laila

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Summary: In this stunning work of historical fiction, Laila Lalami brings us the imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America-a Moroccan slave whose testimony was left out of the official record.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAL

Sony

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: TC EQ Sony

Summary: A family epic spanning four decades from the 1960s to the 1990s. Focusing on two brothers, Nicola and Matteo, the film incorporates defining events in Italy's history, including the hippy movement, the flood of Florence, the Red Brigades, Mafia scandals, kidnapping and political assassinations.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2006

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

Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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3 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Lalami, Laila

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Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2005

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Summary: In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

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2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WHI