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Loory, Ben

Summary: A dazzling new collection of stories from the critically acclaimed author of Stories for Nighttime and Some for The Day Ben Loory returns with a second collection of timeless tales, inviting us to enter his worlds of whimsical fantasy, deep empathy, and playful humor, in the signature voice that drew readers to his highly praised first collection. In stories that eschew literary realism,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOO

Lempert, Lora Bex

Summary: How do women mothers, daughters, aunts, nieces and grandmothers -- make sense of judgment to a lifetime behind bars? In Women Doing Life, Lora Bex Lempert examines the carceral experiences of women serving life sentences, presenting a typology of the ways that life-sentenced women grow and self-actualize, resist prison definitions, reflect on and own their criminal acts, and ultimately create...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New York University Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 LEM

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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Summary: Drone pilot and family man Neil has spent his career conducting deadly, covert missions overseas all from the comfort of his suburban hometown. When an enigmatic, Pakistani businessman shows up at his home seeking revenge, Neil must confront the consequences of his actions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER DRO

Contents: Disc one. Rumble (Link Wray) -- Peter Gunn (Duane Eddy) -- Buckeye (Johnny & the Hurricanes) -- Tequila (the Champs) -- Wild weekend (the Rockin' Rebels) -- Big shot (Johnny Cannon) -- Bongo rock (Preston Epps) -- Teen beat (Sandy Nelson) -- Walk don't run (the Ventures) -- Apache (the Shadows) -- Rebel rouser (Duane Eddy) -- Red river rock (Johnny & the Hurricanes) -- Moon dawg! (the Gamblers)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Famous Flames Recording 2012

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Contents: disc 1. Listen to the dawn (Kenny Burrell) -- Samba de Orpheus (Grant Green) -- Last night when we were young (Sal Salvador and Mundell Lowe) -- Over the rainbow (Kenny Burrell) -- All blues (Jimmy Ponder) -- In the meantime (Kenny Barron feat. Ted Dunbar) -- Road song (Pat Martino) -- Homage to Charlie Christian (Charlie Bird) -- I can't get started (Jack McDuff feat. John Hart) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Denon 2005

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ MOS

Ten Harmsel, Larry

Contents: Seceders -- A meager paradise -- Heresy and sins -- Traditional saying -- The Civil War to World War I -- Hendrik Meijer -- Into the modern age -- Joke -- Provisional conclusions -- Hollywood in west Michigan -- Common Dutch words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2002

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4 DTP

Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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

Leary, Ann

Summary: "Four adult step-children must come to terms with their legacy and the family myths they've built their lives upon"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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Leary, Ann.

Summary: The Good House tells the story of Hildy Good, who lives in a small town on Boston's North Shore. Hildy is a successful real-estate broker, good neighbor, mother, and grandmother. She's also a raging alcoholic. She has also fooled herself into thinking that moderation is the key to her drinking problem. As if battling her demons wasn't enough to keep her busy, Hildy soon finds herself embroiled...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2012

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

Summary: Includes interviews with The Grateful Dead, Tom Wolfe, Timothy Leary and Ken Kesey. Also includes four live performances by The Grateful Dead.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout Factory LLC 2006

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

Contents: It's gonna be me / *NSYNC -- Give me just one night (Una noche) / 98 -̊- Jumpin' jumpin' / Destiny's Child -- Don't think I'm not / Kandi -- I think I'm in love with you / Jessica Simpson -- Faded / SoulDecision -- Shake it fast / Mystikal -- Case of the ex / Mya -- Aaron's party (come get it) / Aaron Carter -- Lucky / Britney Spears -- Show me the meaning of being lonely / Backstreet Boys --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

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

Summary: With her caustic wit and singular charm, DCI Vera Stanhope and her trusted right-hand man DS Joe Ashworth face a series of captivating murder mysteries set against the breathtaking Northumberland landscape.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV VER

Leary, Ann.

Summary: Tells the story of Hildy Good, who lives in a small town on Boston's North Shore. Hildy is a successful real-estate broker, good neighbor, mother, and grandmother. She's also a raging alcoholic. Hildy's family held an intervention for herabout a year before this story takes place--"if they invite you over for dinner, and it's not a major holiday," she advises "run for your life"--and now she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2013

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC LEA

Summary: In the early 1930's, before Hollywood began enforcing a self-imposed Production Code, many films allowed for extraordinary frankness including nudity, adultery and prostitution. In this restored and remastered three-movie collection, three daring young actresses are featured in racy, riveting star vehicles.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment 2006

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Contents: disc 1. Casey Jones (Billy Murray) -- Casey Jones (Fiddlin' John Carson) -- Southern Casey Jones (Jesse James) -- Steamboat Bill (Arthur Collins) -- Casey and Bill (Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band) -- Steamboat Bill boogie (Delmore Bros.) -- Red wing (Frank C. Stanley & Henry Burr) -- Red wing (Doc Williams & the Border Riders) -- Just break the news to mother (George J. Gaskin) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY PRO

Peterson, Larry Len.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twodot Books 1999

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 709.2 PET

Contents: Disc 1. Penny reel / Lord Power & Calypso Quintet -- Lollipop girl / The Jiving Juniors with Duke Reid & his Group -- Judgment Day / Laurel Aitken with Ken Richards & his Harmonisers -- In and out the window / Monty & Roy with Drumbago's Orchestra -- Feel so fine (aka feel so good) / Derrick & Patsy with Drumbago's Band -- River bank part 1 (aka bank to bank) / Baba Brooks & his Band -- Rough...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sanctuary Records Group 2017

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1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD REGGAE TRE

Leary, Ann

Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Ann Leary comes the captivating story of a wealthy, but unconventional New England family, told from the perspective of a reclusive 29-year-old who has a secret (and famous) life on the Internet. Charlotte Maynard rarely leaves her mother's home, the sprawling Connecticut lake house that belonged to her late stepfather, Whit Whitman, and the generations...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LEA

Leary, Ann.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shaye Areheart Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEA

Contents: 1. Garden of my mind / The Mickey Finn -- 2. Dark white / The Bonniwell Music Machine -- 3. Down down / The Silence -- 4. Reverberation (doubt) / The 13th Floor Elevators -- 5. Morning sun / The Spencer Davis Group -- 6. Sad and alone / The Seeds -- 7. Still I'm sad / The Yardbirds -- 8. The sun / The Pretty Things -- 9. Paint it black (soundtrack version) / Chris Farlowe -- 10. Leaving here /...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK MOJ

Summary: A riveting parable about what happens to a man who refuses to change, even when change is the only thing that can save him. Dave Brown, a man who has taken the 'no guts, no glory' American mythos to heart, without questioning what it is doing to him and those he holds dear, is a cop whose personal life is propelled into a dizzying downward spiral when he comes under suspicion for roughing up a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Millennium Entertainment 2012

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

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

Summary: Roy and Jessie are a couple are in a rocky relationship. Following a stay in Beijing they decide to give their relationship one last go and have another adventure together. They decide to travel on the Transsiberian from China to Moscow. The couple discover that the days of the train's glorious luxury has faded and has been replace with cold steel carriages and indifferent fellow passengers. It...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Studios 2008

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER TRA

Contents: Disc 1. Dark road -- Disc 2. Tuesday's child -- Disc 3. The moth catcher -- Disc 4. The sea glass.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn 2016

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV VER