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O'Hara, John

Summary: "In December 1930, just before Christmas, the Gibbsville social circuit is electrified with parties and dances, where the music plays late into the night and the liquor flows freely. At the center of the social elite stand Julian and Caroline English -- the envy of friends and strangers alike. But in one rash moment born inside a highball glass, Julian breaks with polite society and begins a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OHA

O'Hara, John

Summary: Already a frequent contributor of well-crafted stories to The New Yorker when he turned to the larger canvas of the novel, John OHara wrote with unusual acuity about the power of status and class in American life. His reputation as a novelist rests largely on four extraordinary books published from 1934 to 1940. These early novels, like those of his contemporaries Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OHA

O'Hara, John

Summary: Presents the 1949 novel about Grace Caldwell, a Pennsylvania heiress who is raped when she is fourteen by a friend of her brother's and whose eventual marriage still does not save her from scandal in her later life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC O'HA

O'Hara, John

Summary: Writing with equal insight about New York City, Hollywood, and the small-town Pennsylvania world where he grew up, John O'Hara cultivated an unsentimental and often unsparing realism, aiming, he said, "to record the way people talked and thought and felt . . . with complete honesty." Praised by contemporaries including Ernest Hemingway and Dorothy Parker, he wrote about sex, drinking, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OHA

Summary: Born into impoverished beginnings in East LA, at times homeless and living in his car, John Paul DeJoria spent his early adulthood in and out of motorcycle gangs but transformed his life and built a wildly successful line of hair care products with stylist Paul Mitchell. He then created the largest tequila brand in the world - Patrón. Good fortune reveals the secret of one of America's most...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GOO RATED PG

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Human Kinetics 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.522 COO

Summary: Bhutto tells the epic story of one of the most fascinating characters of our time - Benazir Bhutto, the first woman in history to lead a Muslim nation. A favored daughter of the family often called the "Kennedys of Pakistan," Benazir was elected Prime Minister after her father was overthrown and executed by his own military. Her two terms in power saw extreme acts of courage and controversy as...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

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Summary: Chronicles the life of a young man whose struggle for success threatens his personal happiness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2003

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

Summary: A powerful portrait of America's overwhelming addiction to, and reliance on, oil. Having been born and raised in one of the USA's most oil-producing regions, Josh Tickell saw firsthand how the industry controls, deceives, and damages the country, its people, and the environment, and after one too many people he know became sick, he knew he just couldn't idly stand by any longer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Libre Studio 2010

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

Latham, Jean Lee.

Summary: A fictionalized biography of the mathematician and astronomer who realized his childhood desire to become a ship's captain and authored The American Practical Navigator.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1955

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAT

Summary: "Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) has become the man of the house, overnight! Accidentally left behind when his family rushes off on a Christmas vacation, Kevin gets busy decorating the house for the holidays. But he's not decking the halls with tinsel and holly. Two bumbling burglars are trying to break in, and Kevin's rigging a bewildering battery of booby traps to welcome...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY HOM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Home 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Seasonal Juvenile Collection, Call number: DVD MOVIE HOM

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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3 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Pictures Home Video 2002

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN Rio

Summary: Home alone: A wily kid must protect his house from burglars when his family accidentally leaves him behind on Christmas vacation. Home alone 2, lost in New York: When Kevin gets separated from his family at O'Hare airport, he finds himself on a plane to New York City instead of Miami with the rest of his family. The thieves that tried to break into his house last Christmas are planning a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2008

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

Summary: In this westernized version of The taming of the shrew, John Wayne stars as cattle baron George McLintock and Maureen O'Hara assumes the role of his estranged wife. In an effort to get on with his life, McLintock saves a beautiful but impoverished widow from resettlement and hires her as his cook, welcoming both her and her two children into his home. Sparks begin to fly and McLintock's simple...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GoodTimes Home Video 2001

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN MCL

Summary: The real Santa is hired by Macy's to play the department store's Santa in the Thanksgiving Day parade, but has to prove in court that he is who he says he is.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY MIR

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Miracle 2006

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MIR FAMILY

Summary: In this Oscar-winning classic, a Macy's Department Store Santa who insists his name is Kris Kringle teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith and the value of imagination.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Pictures Home Video 1999

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY QUI

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

Summary: An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Entertainment Inc. 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Quiet 2002

Summary: An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Entertainment Inc. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY QUI

Summary: The holiday season is in full swing when a cultured gentleman with twinkling eyes, an ample belly, and a snowy beard is hired as the Macy's department store Santa. He claims his name is Kris Kringle, and soon fills everyone with the Christmas spirit. Everyone that is, except Doris Walker, his boss, who is raising her daughter not to believe in Santa. But when Kringle is declared insane, and put...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY MIR

O'Mara, John

Summary: "When we're checking the thermometer to see what the temperature is outside-or maybe to see if we have a fever-we rarely think about what makes the thermometer function. This amazing, reliable invention is attributed to Galileo! Readers will learn about the first mercury thermometers and how they work, as well as the digital models they may be more familiar with today. Many important science...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 681 O'MA

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