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Yi, Chi-min

Summary: American movie star Marilyn Monroe will be visiting Korea on a four-day USO tour, and Alice has been chosen as her translator. Though intrigued, Alice has few expectations of the job--what could she and a beautiful actress at the peak of her fame possibly have to talk about? Yet the Marilyn she meets, while just as dazzling and sensual as Alice expected, is also surprisingly approachable. As...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2019

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Summary: "Where did Anthony 'Zorba the Greek' Quinn actually grow up? What happened to Shirley Temple after the 'Good Ship Lollipop' of child superstardom sailed? Was Grace Kelly always destined to be a princess? You'll find the answers to these and many other questions in this collection!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image/Madacy Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LEG
1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LEG

Collins, Max Allan.

Summary: Hired by Marilyn Monroe to listen to threatening phone calls from a movie studio that wants to fire her, private investigator Nate Heller discovers a conspiracy to murder the iconic star and faces a career-ending challenge when Monroe turns up dead. Marilyn Monroe, the ultimate goddess of the silver screen, is at the peak of her popularity, internationally famous, universally admired by women...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COL

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Leigh, Wendy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martins Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEI

Baker, J. I. (James Ireland)

Summary: "A novel about the death of Marilyn Monroe"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Rider Press 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Baker 2012

Williams, Michelle

Summary: While filming "The prince and the showgirl," an assistant director befriends Marilyn Monroe and shows her what life in London is like without the spotlight of celebrity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2012

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MY

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

Reed, Gary

Summary: She wrote down everything. Her lovers were powerful men and when she threatened to go public with it, she died. Murdered? Perhaps. But the Red Diary was missing. The woman was the Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe and her lovers included J.F.K. Her death remains a mystery...as does the Red Diary as it has never turned up anywhere...until now...along with more diaries that chronicle a dark chapter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Caliber Comics 2006

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Taraborrelli, J. Randy.

Summary: In this groundbreaking book, Taraborrelli draws complex and sympathetic portraits of the women so influential in the actress' life, including her mother, her foster mother, and her legal guardian. He also reveals, for the first time, the shocking scope of Marilyn's own mental illness, the identity of Marilyn's father and the half-brother she never knew, and new information about her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2009

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Scieszka, Jon.

Summary: The Time Warp Trio find themselves in a desert in China, and in order to retrieve their magical book from the court of Kublai Khan, they must pose as astrologers and join the caravan of Marco Polo and his father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2008

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SCI

Shevey, Sandra.

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1988

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Steinem, Gloria.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MONROE, MARILYN STE

Banner, Lois W.

Summary: "Last year J. Randy Taraborrelli wrote a bestselling book entitled The Secret Life of Marilyn. His is the most recent of dozens written since Marilyn's death in August of 1962 and yet the appetite for information about Marilyn is insatiable. No matter whether sensational or flawed, as most of these biographies have been, the fans always come out, in best-selling numbers. This time, with Lois...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MONROE, MARILYN BAN

Kahn, Roger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.357 KAH

Bradford, Emma.

Summary: Having traveled in her time machine to the court of Kublai Khan, Kat comes to the aid of a Mongolian princess who is facing a fearful future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Just Pretend 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FICTION Series Bradford 1998

Hering, Marianne.

Summary: Cousins Patrick and Beth travel in Mr. Whittaker's invention, the Imagination Station, to thirteenth-century China, where they meet Marco Polo and Kublai Khan and are mistaken for Christian shamans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House 2011

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Messner, Kate

Summary: Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever, has landed in Viking age Iceland, where he helps a girl named Helga journey through the ash and smoke of an erupting volcano to find her father and bring him home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MES

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Moore, Harold G.

Summary: To honor fallen comrades, a journalist and a soldier return to Vietnam battlefields more than 30 years later.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.704 MOO
1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 959.704 MOO

Bagieu, Pénélope

Summary: With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 920 BAG

Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS

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Summary: Peanuts, Charles Schulz's beloved comic strip, has given the world a cast of characters for the ages--Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and Lucy among them. Here, in an unprecedented collection of thirty-two essays, artists and writers ranging from Ann Patchett to Chris Ware consider the deeper truths of Peanuts, its influence on their lives and on the culture more broadly, and the lessons it can teach us...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Library of America 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Godwin, Parke.

Summary: The story of King Harold II, the last Anglo-Saxon ruler of the English and his 20-year romance with Edith, his common-law wife. On being crowned he is forced to marry another, but it is Edith who is by his side when he goes to his death, fighting the Normans at the Battle of Hastings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Summary: Professor Gates' journey continues as a weekly series that will look at an ever-widening spectrum of our nation's fascinating ethnic mixture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2016

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FIN

Robertson, Kay

Summary: Outlines the roles of Duck Dynasty women, discussing the core values that make their relationships work and explaining how their spiritual beliefs shape family dynamics and have helped them work through various challenges.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 791.45 ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 791.45 Robertson 2014