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Maeda, Koki

Summary: Separated from his father and younger brother by his parents' divorce, twelve-year-old Koichi puts all his hope in the tale that if two people make the same wish while watching two trains pass each other, the wish will come true and his family will be together again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Magnolia Home Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: After suffering a humiliating loss at the Grand Prix Final, Japan's number one skater, Yuri Katsuki, is ready to hang up his skates for good. But when his idol and five-time champion Victor Nikiforov offers to be his coach, Yuri's put on a trek for gold and to discover the true meaning of victory. Together, they'll face skaters from all around the world while discovering where their true...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME YUR

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI DAW

Mitchell, Joni.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MITCHELL, JONI MIT

Summary: A young African boy named Gisani finds himself destined to protect a rare and magnificent white lion cub named Letsatsi who is cast from his pride and is forced to survive on his own. After many perilous adventures young Letsatsi befriends Nkulu, an older lion who teaches him how to survive in the harsh African wilderness. With Nkulu's help, Letsatsi grows from a young and naive lion cub into a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: Two old ladies who spend their days scavenging the local trashpiles, find a mysterious little girl in their home, knitting a sweater which will promptly be unraveled the moment it's done and knitted again-and again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Koch Entertainment 2007

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

Summary: During World War II, 70,000 Finnish children were shipped off to Swedish families who had agreed to shelter them for their own protection until the end of the war. This is the story of one such boy, Eero. After the death her husband, grief stricken Kirsti agrees with great reluctance to send Eero to Sweden. His surrogate parents, Signe and Hjalmar, are grieving the recent loss of a daughter....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Matila Röhr Productions 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Contents: Disc one : Do you believe / Melanie -- Blessed are /Joan Baez -- Light flight / Pentangle -- Foolish season / Dana Gillespie - Someone to talk my troubles to -- Auntie aviator / John & Beverley Martyn -- Flying away / Serpent Power -- It could have been better / Joan Armatrading -- Morning Morgantown / Jude -- If not by fire / Mandy More -- Upstairs by a Chinese lamp / Laura Nyro -- I thought I...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Grapefruit Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK MIL

Summary: V. 1, For the love of boys. Ito Keita has one thing in his favor: luck! He's just landed a special invitation to attend Bell Liberty Academy for Boys, an exclusive high school for the most privileged, most talented, and most beautiful: words that don't describe Keita at all. What's behind his mysterious invitation?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anime Works 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME GAK

Keoki

Contents: Madness -- Wicked -- Me -- Crash -- Blow -- Majick -- Space -- Ego-trip -- Caterpillar.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Moonshine Music 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC KEO

Summary: Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME WIN

Nwaubani, Adaobi Tricia

Summary: Based on interviews with young women kidnapped by Boko Haram, this novel is the story of a girl taken from her home in Nigeria and her harrowing fight for survival in the forest where she is forced to follow her captors' radical beliefs and watch her best friend succumb to them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2018

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC NWA

Summary: The story of two Hasidic sisters living in the Mea Shearim area of Jerusalem. Rivka and her husband are deeply in love, but he obeys his rabbi father and divorces her after 10 childless years of marriage. Rivka's sister Malka loves a man who has left Hasidism after joining the army, but accepts the marriage her parents have arranged to the rabbi's assistant.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International Corp. 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the worlds most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME WIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: For 18 months, award-winning director Scott Hicks followed the legendary composer Philip Glass across three continents, creating a remarkable portrait of one of the greatest artists of all time. Allowed unprecedented access to Glass's working process and long time collaborators, Hicks provides a unique glimpse into the composer's life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Koch Lorber Films 2009

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

Nwaubani, Adaobi

Summary: A new pair of shoes, a university degree, a husband -- these are the things that a girl dreams of in a Nigerian village. And with a government scholarship right around the corner, everyone can see that these dreams aren't too far out of reach. But the girl's dreams turn to nightmares when her village is attacked by Boko Haram, a terrorist group, in the middle of the night. Kidnapped, she is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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

Summary: A crown prosecutor, Helen West struggles to find justice for those wronged as well as keep her own messy life in order.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fremantle Media Enterprises 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Life for minor god Yato isn't getting any easier. He's still broke, shrineless, and his partner-slash-sword-regalia has zero respect for him. Worse yet, Bishamon, one of the deadliest war gods, is after his life. Blaming him for the death of her past regalia, she won't stop until she kills him. But there's more to that story than she could ever realize. And as if that's not bad enough, there's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NOR

Gaida

Contents: Dream -- Ammar -- Illak shi -- Indulgence -- Kaifa uhibuka -- Salam min dimashq -- Almaya -- Ghayeb -- Bint elbalad

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Palmyra Recordings

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST GAI

Summary: 15-year-old Brandon has a dream to have a pair of Air Jordans, because they aren't just shoes, they mean something to him. However, soon after he saves up enough money and gets them, they're stolen by a local hood, causing Brandon and his two friends go through dangerous measures to retrieve them.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Maeda, John

Summary: "John Maeda is one of the world's preeminent interdisciplinary thinkers on technology and design. In How to Speak Machine, he offers a set of simple laws that govern not only the computers of today, but the unimaginable machines of the future. Technology is already more powerful than we can comprehend, and getting more powerful at an exponential pace. Once set in motion, algorithms never tire....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio//Penguin 2019

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Ikeda, Akihisa

Summary: Tsukune accidentally enrolled at a boarding school for monsters. On the plus side, all the girls have a crush on him. On the negative side, all the boys want to kill him, and so do the girls he spurns. He only has eyes for Moka, who only has eyes for him. However, she also has a burning, unquenchable thirst for his blood...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 IKE

Ikeda, Akihisa

Summary: Tsukune--an average teenager who attends Monster High amongst the vampires, werewolves, and other creatures--encounters carnivorous plants while on a field trip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 IKE