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DeVito, Carlo.

Summary: "The poignant, personal, and unbelievably true story of Mrs. Robert E. Lee and General Montgomery Meigs, and the founding of the Arlington National Cemetery, in the midst of America's greatest struggle--the Civil War"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 975 DEV

Summary: The deluxe two-disc DVD set includes a new 2K restoration of Ghost Town (1935) an astonishing and haunting amateur documentary about post-cinema Fort Lee. Disc One also features five films made at Champion Studios, recovered thanks to the efforts of the Library of Congress and the Fort Lee Film Commission. Disc Two includes exciting NJ film rediscoveries, a slapstick comedy from director Mack...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Milestone Film & Video 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: " ... Included here are Peggy's definitive television performance of "Fever" (not seen since its first broadcast 45 years ago), 19 other classic Peggy Lee film and television appearances, interviews and colleagues (including Elvis Presley songwriters Leiber and Stoller), and 30 minutes of bonus material not seen on the original PBS broadcast"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol Records 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC FEV

Lee, Hyeonseo

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: In 1997 the author, aged 17, escaped North Korea for China. Her mother's first words over the telephone to her lost daughter were "don't come back". The reprisals for all of them would have been lethal. Twelve years later she returned to the North Korean border in a daring mission to spirit her mother and brother to South Korea in a very costly and dangerous journey. This eloquent book offers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Collins 2015

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Shields, Charles J.

Summary: This biography tells the story of how Harper Lee struggled to become an author and created one of the most popular novels of the 20th century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: B LEE SHI

Edgers, Geoff

Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of Stanley Lieber, comic book author, publisher of Marvel Comics, and creator of such famous comic-book characters as Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Fantastic Four.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 921 LEE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET LEE

Woodruff, Lee.

Summary: With candor and clarity, Lee Woodruff chronicles her life as wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend, highlighting such universal topics as family, raising teenagers, marriage, friends, tragedy, and how life never seems to go as planned.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.931 WOO

Summary: A disillusioned young man and his drug dealing friend, under the code names "Falcon" and 'Snowman" commit a brazen act of espionage, by selling some of America's most sensitive secrets to the KGB.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY FAL

Adams, Richard

Summary: Examines the events of the Civil War through the eyes of General Robert E. Lee's closest companion and devoted horse, Traveller.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1988

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ADA

Lester, Natasha

4 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "New York City/Paris, 1942: When American model Jessica May arrives in Europe to cover the war as a photojournalist for Vogue, most of the soldiers are determined to make her life as difficult as possible. But three friendships change that. Journalist Martha Gellhorn encourages Jess to bend the rules. Captain Dan Hallworth keeps her safe in dangerous places so she can capture the stories that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forever 2019

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Polly, Matthew

Summary: "The most authoritative biography--featuring dozens of rarely seen photographs--of film legend Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between Eastern and Western cultures, and smashed long-held stereotypes of Asians and Asian-Americans"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LEE, BRUCE POL

Russo, Charles

Summary: Drawing on more than one hundred original interviews and an eclectic array of sources, Striking Distance is an engrossing narrative chronicling San Francisco Bay’s pioneering martial arts scene as it thrived in the early 1960s and offers an in-depth look at a widely unknown chapter of Bruce Lee’s iconic life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.4 RUS

Carl, JoAnna

Summary: "The approach of Easter means a rush of business at TenHuis Chocolade, and Lee and her aunt Nettie need all the help they can get to make their famous chocolate bunnies and eggs. Unfortunately, new hire Bunny Birdsong is a klutzy basket case, dropping everything she picks up. But to Lee's surprise, she's a wiz with computers and fixing the store's Web site so they decide to keep her. However,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CAR

Gingrich, Newt.

Summary: Newt Gingrich, former Congressman and student of Civil War history, has written an astounding book giving us an alternate history of the Civil War. On July 10th, 1863, Baltimore is in the hands of the Army of Northern Virginia under the command of Robert E. Lee. Shattered remnants of the defeated Army of the Potomac have fallen back into Washington. Six days earlier, General Ulysses S. Grant...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In a racially divided Alabama town in the 1930s, widowed lawyer Atticus Finch agrees to defend a young black man accused of raping a white woman, teaching his children valuable lessons about prejudice and empathy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TO NOT RATED

Feek, Rory Lee

Summary: "Now raising their four-year-old daughter, Indiana, alone, after Joey's passing, Rory Feek digs deeper into the soil of his life and the unusual choices he and his wife, Joey, made together and the ones he's making now to lead his family into the future"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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1 available in New Large Print, Call number: LP 921 FEEK, RORY FEE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LPB FEEK FEE

Flynt, Wayne

Summary: "A memoir of Wayne Flynt's friendship with Harper Lee, centered on a collection of letters between Harper Lee, her sisters, ... Wayne Flynt, and his wife"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LARGE PRINT 813 FLY

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 920 FLY

Love, Dorothy

Summary: "A novel of enduring friendship based on the true-life account of Mary Anna Curtis Lee, great-granddaughter of Martha Washington and wife of General Robert E. Lee, and Selina Norris Gray, a slave girl who became Mary's housekeeper and confidante"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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Murphy, Mary

Summary: Explores the influence and popularity of Harper Lee's only novel, reflecting on the context and history of the novel's setting and the social changes it inspired.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD HEY NOT RATED

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HEY

Scharer, Whitney

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: A novel inspired by the life of the Vogue model-turned-renowned photographer finds Lee Miller relocating to 1929 Paris, where she becomes the muse and colleague of the mercurial surrealist, Man Ray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION SCH

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Scharer 2019

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: Lee Israel who made her living in the '70s and '80s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack. An adaptation of the memoir, the true story of best-selling...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Summary: Story of radio from 1906-1955 and the three men who made it happen: Lee de Forest, Edwin Howard Armstrong, and David Sarnoff. Combines archival photographs, newsreels of the period, interviews, and radio soundtrack.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS DVD Video 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV EMP

2 holds on 8 copies

Summary: A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE IRO

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD IRO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD IRO RATED PG-13

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE IRO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Iron 2008

Summary: "Tells the fascinating story of Lees Scratch Perry a visionary Jamaican musician, artist, prophet and madman, in his own words, through an exclusive interview given to the filmmakers at Scratch's home in Switzerland. [The film] is equally a documentation of 30 years of Jamaican music and culture and a character study of one of the most creative and inspiring human beings alive today"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Upsetter Films 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC UPS