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Summary: When vacationing in Chile, an aging and pampered rock star's supermodel wife is suddenly kidnapped by renegades. Unable to navigate more than ordering a sandwich from room service, now he must take to the backstreets of Santiago in this hilarious caper that is as entertaining as it is hair-raising.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Polhemus, Coleman.

Summary: A wordless tale in which a man and his pet cockatoo discover, much to their dismay, the true nature of the egg they bring home from the store.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE POL

Summary: At once an intimate drama and a decades-spanning epic that leaps from the recent past to the present to the speculative near-future, Jia's new film is an intensely moving study of how China's economic boom and the culture of materialism it has spawned has affected the bonds of family, tradition, and love.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bush, Jeb.

Summary: From the former Republican governor of Florida and a leading constitutional litigator comes a timely and provocative look at one of the most divisive issues facing the nation today: immigration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 325.73 BUS

Blount, Jeb.

Contents: About the author -- Foreword -- What's love got to do with it -- Seven principles of customer engagement -- Five levers of customer experience -- Put customers first -- Acknowledgements.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.812 BLO

Jio, Sarah.

Summary: "In the summer of 1942, twenty-one-year-old Anne Calloway, newly engaged, sets off to serve in the Army Nurse Corps on the Pacific island of Bora-Bora. More exhilarated by the adventure of a lifetime than she ever was by her predictable fianc,̌ she is drawn to a mysterious soldier named Westry, and their friendship soon blossoms into hues as deep as the hibiscus flowers native to the island....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JIO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jio 2012

Eaton, Jil

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter Publishers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 746.432 Eaton

Jin, Ha

Summary: A collection of stories that delve into the experiences of Chinese immigrants in America. A lonely composer takes comfort in the songs of his girlfriend's parakeet; a group of young children declare their wish to change their names so that they might sound more "American," unaware of how deeply this will sadden their grandparents; a Chinese professor of English attempts to defect with the help...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009

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

Tolentino, Jia

3 holds on 2 copies

Summary: A writer at The New Yorker examines the fractures at the center of contemporary culture. In each essay, Tolentino writes about a cultural prism: the rise of the nightmare social internet; the advent of scamming as the definitive millennial ethos; the literary heroine's journey from brave to blank to bitter; and the punitive dream of optimization, which insists that everything, including our...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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Eaton, Jil

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Breckling Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 746.432 Eaton

Lee, Jid

Summary: Presents a personal account of the author's life inspired by Korean mythology and set against a backdrop of the nation's turbulent history, tracing five generations of her family while sharing her views on such topics as Japanese colonialism, the Korean War, and Cold War-era pogroms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.9 LEE

Mai, Jia

Summary: "One of China's bestselling novels, an unusual literary thriller that takes us deep into the world of code breaking In his gripping debut novel, Mai Jia reveals the mysterious world of Unit 701, a top-secret Chinese intelligence agency whose sole purpose is counterespionage and code breaking. Rong Jinzhen, an autistic math genius with a past shrouded in myth, is forced to abandon his academic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAI

Summary: A young girl, Jinhui was sent to orphanage by her father. After accepting the reality of abandonment, she begins to establish relationships in the orphanage. She realizes that the orphanage cannot offer her the new life she needs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Jie jie you xian gong si 2011

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

Jio, Sarah

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of Blackberry Winter and The Violets of March comes a gripping, poignant novel about the kind of love that never lets go, and the heart's capacity to remember. While enjoying a romantic candlelit dinner with her fiance, Ryan, at one of Seattle's chicest restaurants, Kailey Crane can't believe her good fortune: She has a great job as a writer for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JIO

Jio, Sarah

Summary: "Born during a Christmas blizzard, Jane Williams receives a rare gift: the ability to see true love. Jane has emerged from an ailing childhood a lonely, hopeless romantic when, on her twenty-ninth birthday, a mysterious greeting card arrives from the midwife who delivered her, specifying that Jane must identify the six types of love before the full moon following her thirtieth birthday, or face...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JIO

Jio, Sarah

Summary: Two women are connected across time by the city of Paris, a mysterious stack of love letters, and shocking secrets, sweeping from World War II to the present.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Jio, Sarah.

Summary: Seattle, 1933. Vera Ray kisses her three-year-old son, Daniel, good night and reluctantly leaves for work. She hates the night shift, but it's the only way she can earn enough to keep destitution at bay. In the morning--even though it's the second of May--a heavy snow is falling. Vera rushes to wake Daniel, but his bed is empty. His teddy bear lies outside in the snow. Seattle, present day. On...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jio, Sarah

6 holds on 6 copies

Summary: Two women are connected across time by the city of Paris, a mysterious stack of love letters, and shocking secrets, sweeping from World War II to the present--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2019

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Jio, Sarah

Summary: "Set amidst the Seattle music scene of the 90s as well as the present day, Always parallels the past and present in a unique love story about a woman who discovers what she's willing to save and what she will sacrifice"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC JIO

Jio, Sarah.

Summary: Fleeing an East Coast life marred by tragedy, Ada Santorini takes up residence on houseboat number seven on Boat Street. She discovers a trunk left behind by Penny Wentworth, a young newlywed who lived on the boat half a century earlier. Ada longs to know her predecessor's fate, but little suspects that Penny's mysterious past and her own clouded future are destined to converge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JIO

Jin, Ha

Summary: The story follows the Wu family as they adjust to life in America after severing their ties with China after the Tiananmen Square massacre. Though their future seems secure, things aren't as simple as they appear. As much of the family slowly adjusts to American life, the father, Nan is disillusioned and finds it hard to totally break with his homeland despite his violent disagreement with its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIN

Jin, Ha

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIN

Xiaojing, Jin

Summary: A child asks different family members about her late grandfather and learns of his characteristics through the features he passed down to his children and grandchildren.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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Jin, Ha

Summary: When Lilian Shang, born and raised in America, discovers her father's diary after the death of her parents, she is shocked by the secrets it contains. She knew that her father, Gary, convicted decades ago of being a mole in the CIA, was the most important Chinese spy ever caught. But his diary--an astonishing chronicle of his journey from 1949 Shanghai to Okinawa to Langley, Virginia--reveals...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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