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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

Santtana, Lucas

Contents: Let the night get high -- Montana russa sentimental -- Particulas de amor -- Human time -- Mariazinha morena clara -- Alguem assopra ela -- Funk dos bromanticos -- Diary of a bike -- Blind date -- Velhinho

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: No Format 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Contents: Introduction ; Celicia ; Salongo part 1 ; Salongo part 2 ; Annie (Tabu Ley Rochereau and Afrisa) -- Magali ya Kinsasha ; Limbisa nga (Abumba Masikini) -- Mobutu praise song 1 ; Tuikale ; Liwela ; Traditional folk song ; Wandugo wampenzi ; Bibile ; Mobutu praise song 2 (Abeti) -- Introduction ; Nzoto ; Mosala ; Kasai ; Koni ya bonganga ; Balingaka ngaite ; Mabuidi ; Instrumental dance chant ;...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ZAI

Summary: Storm of the century: When a murder shakes the island of Little Tall, the local constable must stop the evil that is growing as quickly as the snowstorm.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: In 1974 the most celebrated American R&B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle, ' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In this romantic comedy, Yoyita, a world-famous diva, returns to her home town of Guantanamo for an elegant reception and a surprise reunion with her once beloved, Candido. Overjoyed with the rekindled memories of her first love, Yoyita's elated heart fizzles while in Candido's embrace. Joining Yoyita's funeral procession back to Havana are her sexy niece Gina, a former professor blacklisted...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Yorker Video 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: A college student on his own for the first time learns about the passion of love and life from two new friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Hone Entertainment 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Malika.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN MAL

Taboo

Summary: Taboo, Grammy Award-winning founding member of the Black Eyed Peas, shares the inspiring story of his rise from the mean streets of East L.A. to the heights of international fame.--From publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TABOO TAB

Summary: Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his condierable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Second time around) The murder of a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Deceived by flight) the Clarets XI old...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who find solace in real ale, classical music, and difficult crosswords. Together with his able sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Happy families) When Sir John Balcombe is...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Tells the story of black South African freedom music and the central role it played against apartheid. Specifically considers the music that sustained and galvanized blacks for more than 40 years. Focuses on the struggle's spiritural dimension named for the Xhosa word for "power". An uplifting story of human courage, resolve and triumph.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan Home Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The true story of how Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa allowed a Hollywood crew to film him in battle, altering the course of film and military history in the process. Early movie giants D.W. Griffin and Harry Aiken send Frank Thayer to Mexico to persuade the cash-strapped, publicity-hungry Villa to let them film his revolution. Stepping into the literal cross fire, Thayer's crew risk their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Mala.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brownswood 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The extraordinary experiences of three men and their fellow Marines take them from the first clash with the Japanese in the haunted jungles of Guadalcanal, through the impenetrable rain forests of Cape Gloucester, across the blasted coral strongholds of Peleliu, up the black sand terraces of Iwo Jima, through the killing fields of Okinawa, to the triumphant, yet uneasy, return home after V-J Day.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nguyen, Thao

Contents: The clap -- Cool yourself -- When we swam -- Know better learn faster -- Body -- The give -- Good bye good luck -- Trouble was for -- Oh. No. -- Fixed it! -- Burn you up -- But what of the strangers -- Easy.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Kill Rock Stars 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Makeba, Miriam.

Contents: Iyaguduza -- Pata pata -- Comme une symphonie d'amour -- Mas que nada -- Click song -- African convention -- I'm in love with spring -- Xica da silva -- Love tastes like strawberries -- I shall sing -- Quit it -- Ring bell -- Where are you going?

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Heads Up 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN MAK

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD WM Makeba

Maltman, Thomas

Summary: For Asa the summer of 1876 was a time of fear and uncertainty, when his mysterious aunt, Hazel, arrives and turns his entire life upside-down with her tales and secrets from the past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAL

Yousafzai, Malala

Summary: Malala's first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them. As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil. She would use it to make everyone happy, to erase the smell of garbage from her city, to sleep an extra hour in the morning. But as she grew older, Malala saw that there were more important things to wish for. She saw a world that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE YOU

Busquets, Milena.

Summary: A lively, sexy, honest, and moving novel set on the idyllic Spanish coast, about a woman facing life in her forties. Blanca is forty years old and motherless. Shocked at the unexpected loss of the most important person in her life, she suddenly realizes that she has no idea what her future will look like. Though she is haunted by both the past and the present, Blanca embarks on a new sort of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Yousafzai, Malala.

Summary: I Am Malala. This is my story. Malala Yousafzai was only ten years old when the Taliban took control of her region. They said music was a crime. They said women weren't allowed to go to the market. They said girls couldn't go to school.Raised in a once-peaceful area of Pakistan transformed by terrorism, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. So she fought for her right to be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Gharib, Malaka

Summary: "I Was Their American Dream is at once a coming-of-age story and a reminder of the thousands of immigrants who come to America in search for a better life for themselves and their children. The daughter of parents with unfulfilled dreams themselves, Malaka navigated her childhood chasing her parents' ideals, learning to code-switch between her family's Filipino and Egyptian customs, adapting to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter 2019

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Moalem, Sharon

Summary: "The DNA Restart turns traditional dietary advice on its head with groundbreaking research that demonstrates that we all require different diets based on our genes. In The DNA Restart, Sharon Moalem, MD, PhD, provides a revolutionary step-by-step guide to the diet and lifestyle perfect for your individual genetic makeup. A physician, scientist, neurogeneticist, and New York Times bestselling...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.3 Moalem 2016