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LeRette, Scott Michael

Summary: "A father shares his autistic son's story and offers inspiration and advice for families facing similar challenges"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 616.8 LER

Summary: On August first, 1966, a sniper rode the elevator to the top floor of the iconic University of Texas Tower and opened fire, holding the campus hostage for 96 minutes in what was a previously unimaginable event. This documentary combines archival footage with animated re-enactments of the dramatic day, based entirely on first person testimonies from witnesses, heroes, and survivors, in a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In this atmospheric, nerve-straining chiller, two young twins confined to an isolated country house transform their resentment towards their mother into a fatal illusion about her identity. In the heat of the summer, a lonesome house in the countryside between woods and corn fields. Nine-year-old twin brothers are waiting for their mother. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Timberlake, Justin

Summary: "In his first book, Justin Timberlake creates a characteristically dynamic experience, one that combines an intimate, remarkable collection of anecdotes, reflections, and observations on his life and work with hundreds of candid photographs from his personal archives that range from his early years to the present day, in locations around the world, both on and off the stage. Justin discusses...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Design, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TIMBERLAKE, JUSTIN TIM

Friedman, Kinky.

Summary: A tour of the city of Austin, Texas, offers an offbeat guide with facts, descriptions, profiles, personal reminiscences, and unusual advice to guide tourists through the "coolest city in Texas."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Journeys 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.6431 FRI

Lowry, Beverly

Summary: "From the author of Crossed Over, another masterful account of a horrible crime: the murder of four girls, countless other ruined lives, and the evolving complications of the justice system that frustrated the massive attempts--for twenty-five years now--to find and punish those who committed it. The facts are brutally straightforward. On December 6, 1991, the naked, bound-and-gagged bodies of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 LOW

Black, Dustin Lance

Summary: "From the Academy Award-winning screenwriter and political activist, a candid, vivid, powerfully resonant memoir about growing up as a gay Mormon in Texas that is, as well, a moving tribute to the mother who taught him about surviving against all odds Dustin Lance Black wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for Milk and helped overturn California's anti-gay marriage Proposition 8, but as an LGBTQ+...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BLACK, DUSTIN LANCE BLA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Black 2019

Bayonne

Summary: Hypnotic, enveloping songs from a few repeated musical phrases.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Halpern, Justin

Summary: Presents a humorous collection of stories about the author's relationships with the opposite sex told chronologically, from his first kiss to getting engaged.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: It! books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.6 HAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 814.6 Halpern 2012

Kanter, Trudi.

Summary: A true story of a Jewish Austrian hat designer who rescued herself and the businessman she loved during the 1938 Nazi invasion, seeking safety amid the horrors of World War II Europe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5482 KANTER, TRUDI KAN

Oakes, Colleen

Summary: "Austin, Texas, high school junior and talented runner Thea Soloman is still grieving after the murder of her cousin and best friend, Natalie. When Thea is invited to join a secret group called the Black Coats, she finds new meaning. Thea and her teammates are trained to take vengeance on men who have wronged women and gotten away with it, with the promise of exacting revenge of their own. Thea...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Teen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Ross, Josephine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rutgers University Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.7 ROS

Cussler, Clive

Summary: "The world's oil supply is vanishing, the stock market is plummeting, and the key to saving the future seems to a baffling historical mystery. Can the NUMA crew crack it in time? Sea of Greed is the suspenseful new NUMA Files novels fro "--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CUS

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC CUS

Zunker, Chad

Summary: "Inside a prestigious law firm, a rookie lawyer is pulled into a dark maze of lies and violence. An ambitious Stanford graduate, David Adams has begun a fast-track career at Austin's most prestigious law firm. It's a personal victory for the rising superstar--a satisfying reversal from his impoverished and despairing childhood. Now he has the life he's always wanted: an extravagant salary, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2019

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Fabiny, Sarah

Summary: "Step into the world of Georgian England and learn more about the genteel life of this beloved author. Although Jane Austen's works were first published anonymously and brought her little personal recognition, today they are rarely out of print and have inspired movies, television shows and mini-series, literary anthologies, and many other adaptations all around the world. Her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB AUSTEN SPINDLE

Barnes, Danny

Contents: Get myself together -- Rat's ass -- Big girl blues -- Get me out of jail -- Sympathy for the devil -- Cumberland Gap -- Let your light shine on me -- Cut a rug -- Corn kingdom come -- Wasted mind -- Get it on down the line -- Cat to the rat -- Big shoe.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cussler, Clive

Summary: An alarming rise in the world's sea levels - much larger than could be accounted for by glacier melt - sends Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA scientific team rocketing around the globe in search of answers. What they find at the bottom of the East China Sea, however, is even worse than they imagined: a diabolical plan to upset the Pacific balance of power - and in the process...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books On Tape 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CUS

Riordan, Rick.

Summary: When his brother Garrett, a wheelchair-bound computer genius, is accused of killing his oldest friend, Texas private detective and English teacher Tres Navarre ventures into a world of high-tech evil to find the real killer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS Riord

Summary: The story of the surviving members of the Viennese Hakoah sports club women's swim team, a world-dominating competitor in the 1930s. The club was eventually shut down during Hitler's reign, though all the women managed to escape capture. Combines historical footage and contemporary interviews to reconnect the women's lives and memories.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino on Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lajiness, Katie

Summary: Meet famous entertainer Justin Timberlake! In this engaging title, readers will learn about Timberlake's childhood in Memphis, Tennessee, and his role on the Mickey Mouse Club. Timberlake's early work with band *NSYNC and his entry into solo work with Grammy Award winning album Justified are covered. Timberlake's Emmy Award winning acting career including Saturday Night Live and movies such as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fiancée rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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Santoni, Manuela

Summary: "Before she was the beloved author of Pride and Prejudice and other classic novels, Jane Austen was a young woman wrestling with society's expectations and challenges of the heart. Her own story involves choices that changed literary history--and perhaps even the choice to walk away from love. This graphic imagining of Jane Austen's youth includes her creative awakening and her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 SAN

Abbott, Jeff.

Summary: After finding his mother murdered, documentary filmmaker Evan Casher discovers that every aspect of his life has been fabricated and that he is being targeted by a ruthless organization of killers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ABB

Cussler, Clive

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: In 1074 B.C., vast treasures disappear from the tombs of Egyptian Pharaohs. In 1927, a daredevil American aviator vanished on an attempted transcontinental flight. And in the present day, a fishing trawler with a mysterious cargo sinks off the coast of Scotland. As the NUMA team searches for the trawler, they are joined by agents of the British MI5 to take on a wide-reaching international...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Cus

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