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McCourt, Frank.

Summary: "'Tis is the story of Frank's American journey from impoverished immigrant to brilliant teacher and raconteur. Frank lands in New York at age nineteen, in the company of a priest he meets on the boat. He gets a job at the Biltmore Hotel, where he immediately encounters the vivid hierarchies of this "classless country," and then is drafted into the army and is sent to Germany to train dogs and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MCCOURT, FRANK MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 McCourt

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: An unflinching vision of life on the dole in Ireland told with humor and grace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 929.2 MCC

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: Continues the sometimes harrowing tale of the author's youth as he immigrates from Ireland to the United States, joins the Army, goes to college, and begins building a life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2000

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.71 MCC

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: Six year-old Angela of Limerick, Ireland, worries for the Baby Jesus on the altar of St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lives and on the damp, cold December nights the baby is sure to need her help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E McC

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: The author's memoir of his journey from impoverished Irish immigrant to brilliant teacher and raconteur.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1999

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 974.71 MCC

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: The author recounts his childhood in Depression-era Brooklyn as the child of Irish immigrants who decide to return to worse poverty in Ireland when his infant sister dies.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 MCCOURT, FRANK MCC

McCourt, Frank.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press 1999

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

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: In this tribute to teachers everywhere. McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises he faces in public high schools around New York City. His methods anything but conventional, McCourt creates a lasting impact on his students through imaginative assignments, singalongs and field trips. As he struggles to find his way in the classroom, he spends his evenings drinking with writers and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.1 MCC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 McCourt

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B MCCOURT MCC

McCourt, Frank.

Summary: The third installment of McCourt's memoirs (after Angela's Ashes and 'Tis) covers his thirty-year teaching career in New York City's public high schools.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2005

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Summary: Life in impoverished Depression-era Ireland holds little promise for young Frank McCourt, the oldest son in a tightly-knit family. Living by his wits, cheered by his irrepressible spirit, and sustained by his mother's fierce love, Frank embarks on an inspiring journey to overcome the poverty of his childhood and reach the land of his dreams: America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2000

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Summary: Based on the children's book 'Angela And The Baby Jesus' by Frank McCourt, comes a funny, heartwarming, poignant story about the power of family and the innocent desire of a child to ensure everyone is safe, warm, and loved at Christmas time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday An

Joyce, James

Summary: Dubliners - James Joyce's stories of his native homeland - performed by a cast of 15 different actors originating from Ireland. Unabridged. The fifteen stories that make up this brilliant audio roam over a human landscape that stretches from the bleakest of despair to the most blinding of epiphanies. First published in 1914, the stories are as lucid and accessible as they are memorable...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2003

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Contents: Disc 1: The songs and stories. The stories they brought ; Our ship it is ready to sail away (8:02) -- Preparing to leave ; Thousands are sailing (7:59) -- The goodbye ; Greenfields of Amerikay (7:45) -- To be left behind ; A stor mo chroGi (7:19) -- Becoming an American ; Castles of gold (9:06) -- The arrival ; Stormy seas ; The highlander (8:35) -- The immigrant's return ; The hill of...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Green Linnet 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN CAS

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