Summary: "Somewhere in Chicago, a roomful of people have been taken hostage. The hostages will be killed one by one, the masked gunman says on-screen, unless the police will admit that they faked the death of the legendary superhero called the Kingfisher and helped him to give up his defense of the city thirty years ago. Retired reporter Marcus Waters made his name as a journalist covering the...
Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR
Summary: The next 20 years will be completely different from the past. Current global trends are bleak: weak economic growth, too much debt, declining incomes for the lower 99%, a dangerous addiction to fossil fuels, and ecological destruction - just to name a few. Many of us understandably feel resigned to an eroding standard of living in the years to come. At best. But what if we told you that there...
Publisher / Publication Date: RDA Press 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332 MAR
Summary: A true story of a trailblazing woman who found freedom in the faraway world of the Middle East. Gertrude Bell chafes against the stifling rigidity of life in turn-of-the-century England, leaving it behind for a chance to travel to Tehran. So begins her lifelong adventure across the Arab world, a journey marked by danger, a passionate affair with a British officer, and an encounter with the...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Shout Factory 2017
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE QUE
Summary: Against all odds, a veterinary student and a beautiful circus performer from a bygone era meet and fall in love through their shared compassion for a special elephant. But their secret romance incurs the wrath of her dangerously volatile husband.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2011
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Water 2011
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD W
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WAT RATED PG-13
Contents: The real folk blues. Killing floor ; Louise ; Poor boy ; Sittin' on top of the world ; Nature ; My country Sugar Mama ; Tail dragger ; Three hundred pounds of joy ; The Natchez burnin' ; Built for comfort ; Ooh baby, hold me ; Tell me what I've done. -- More real folk blues. Just my kind ; I've got a woman ; Work for your money ; I'll be around ; You can't be beat ; No place to go (You gonna...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Records/Chess 2002
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Howlin' 2002
Summary: Grady Grader learns to accept help from the other farm machines after heavy rains wash out the nearby roads.
Publisher / Publication Date: 1998
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Stacks, Call number: E CAH
Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of The Westies and Paddy Whacked offers a front-row seat at the trial of Whitey Bulger, and an intimate view of the world of organized crime--and law enforcement--that made him the defining Irish American gangster.For sixteen years, Whitey Bulger eluded the long reach of the law. For decades one of the most dangerous men in America, Bulger--the brother of...
Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 ENG
Summary: "From New York Times bestselling authors Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison comes the highly anticipated thriller in their Brit in the FBI series, featuring special agents Nicholas Drummond and Michaela Caine in their new roles as heads of the Covert Eyes team--but will their first case be their last when the enigmatic and dangerous thief known as the Fox reappears? "He who controls the...
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio Lib Edn 0000
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC COU
Summary: As a medical examiner, Samantha Owen's job is to make a certain sense of death with crisp methodology. But the day the Tennessee floods took her husband and children, the light vanished from her life. She's pulled into a suffocating grief until she receives a peculiar call from Washington D.C. On the end of the line is an old boyfriend's mother, asking Sam to do a second autopsy on her son....
Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA Books 2012
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY ELL
Summary: A serial killer is targeting young Vanderbilt University coeds, one of whom is the daughter of a major university benefactor and Texas oilman. Lt. Taylor Jackson, Nashville cop, and Dr. Samantha Owens, medical examiner, face a huge public relations nightmare. Taylor, struggling with departmental strife, is asked to partner with troubled FBI profiler Dr. John Baldwin, who is back in Tennessee...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2016
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ellison 2016
Summary: "In an obsessive mystery as thrilling as The Girl on the Train and The Husband's Secret, the New York Times bestselling coauthor of the Nicholas Drummond series will make you question every twist in her page turning novel and wonder which of her vividly drawn characters you should trust. The day Aubrey Hamilton's husband is declared dead by the state of Tennessee should bring closure so she can...
Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELL
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY ELL
Summary: A new biography of Gen. George Armstrong Custer that radically changes our view of the man and his turbulent times. Historian T. J. Stiles paints a portrait of Custer both deeply personal and sweeping in scope, proving how much of Custer's legacy has been ignored. He demolishes Custer's historical caricature, revealing a volatile, contradictory, intense person--capable yet insecure, intelligent...
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CUSTER, GEORGE STI
Summary: A gripping, groundbreaking biography of the combative man whose genius and force of will created modern capitalism. Founder of a dynasty, builder of the original Grand Central, creator of an impossibly vast fortune, Cornelious "Commodore" Vanderbilt is an American icon. This is a story of a man and a nation maturing together: the powerful account of a man whose life was as epic and complex as...
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009