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Puri, Sunita

Summary: "A heart-wrenching and provocative memoir about how the essential parts of one young woman's early life--her mother's work as a surgeon and her spiritual practice--led her to become a doctor and to question the premise that medicine exists to prolong life at all costs. Dr. Sunita Puri's parents grew up in urban India, in extreme poverty. Yet they managed not only to reach America, but her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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Summary: A collection of stories inspired by fairy tales, but all featuring a dark and sinister twist.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Teen 2014

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Summary: Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2012

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD HOM RATED R

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOM

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

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Homeland 2012

Black, Sonia.

Summary: Illustrations and brief text describe different kinds of penguins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1999

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN BLA

Black, Sonia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2000

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN Bla

Curti, Leonardo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5945 CUR

Summary: As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise from the ashes of the Empire, Luke Skywalker is missing when the galaxy needs him most. It's up to Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, a defecting stormtrooper, to join forces with Han Solo and Chewbacca in a desperate search for the one hope of restoring peace to the galaxy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise from the ashes of the Empire, Luke Skywalker is missing when the galaxy needs him most. It's up to Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, a defecting stormtrooper, to join forces with Han Solo and Chewbacca in a desperate search for the one hope of restoring peace to the galaxy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

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4 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI STA

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD STA

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD STA RATED PG-13

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF St

Summary: Christmas will be cancelled unless Santa can find a way to guide his sleigh through a blizzard.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Wonder 2000

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

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1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: DVD JUV RUD

Summary: A parody of epic science fiction movies, especially the original "Star wars" trilogy. Two space bums attempt to rescue a space princess from an assortment of space villains.

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Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2000

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Apte, Sunita.

Summary: A lively discussion about the culture, geography, and history of India.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2009

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Summary: Luis, a homosexual, and Valentin, a political prisoner are mismatched cell mates in a South American prison. To escape reality Luis invents romantic movies, while Valentin tries to keep his mind on the situation he's in. Eventually, the two men come to understand and respect one another.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: City Lights Home Entertainment 2008

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

Unita, Yumi

Summary: "As an impromptu dad to Rin, his late grandfather's illegitimate child, Daikichi Kawachi has experienced his share of firsts while caring for his little aunt (?). Now it's Daikichi's turn to battle the initial wave of separation anxiety as Rin leaves the nest-- for her first day of elementary school! Rin's elementary school isn't the only place with new faces, either. Daikichi's office is also...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2011

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Murs.

Contents: Intro -- Bad man! -- 3:16 -- The pain -- Trevor an' them -- Freak these tales -- H.U.S.T.L.E -- Walk like a man -- And this is for-- -- The animal (feat. Phonte of Little Brother).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Definitive Jux 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP Murs

Unita, Yumi

Summary: Returning to his family's estate for his grandfather's funeral, thirty-something bachelor Daikichi is floored to discover that the old man had an illegitimate child with a much younger lover! Needless to say, the rest of the family is shocked and embarrassed by this turn of events, and not one of them wants anything to do with the little girl, who refuses to say a word. In a fit of angry...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 UNI

Guru

Contents: Introduction (1:20) -- Loungin' (4:38) -- When you're near (4:02) -- Transit ride (3:58) -- No time to play (4:54) -- Down the backstreets (4:47) -- Respectful dedications (:54) -- Take a look (At yourself) (3:59) -- Trust me (4:27) -- Slicker than most (2:36) -- Le bien, le mal (3:21) -- Sights in the city (5:10).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Chrysalis Records 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP Guru

Unita, Yumi

Summary: As Rin experiences the ups and downs of being a teenager, she begins to ponder what it means to be family. In her exploration of that question, she takes it upon herself to track down Masako, her birth mother. Masako, now engaged and pregnant, is about to start a new family of her own. But with Masako's feelings of guilt over her treatment of Rin, she can't bring herself to tell Daikichi of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 UNI

Murs

Contents: The unimaginable / (feat. Robots&Balloons) -- Melancholy -- Midtown / (feat. John Givez) -- Same way / (feat. Tech N9ne) -- Powerful / (feat. Propaganda) -- G Lollipops / (feat. Fashawn & Prof) -- Superhero pool party -- Whiskey & patron / (feat. XV) -- A lean story -- Lo-fi nights -- So close so far -- Clebrate -- Vows -- God is the greatest.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CDCD RAP MUR

Pakroo, Peri

Summary: More people than ever are committing themselves to serving their communities and changing the world. Whether you're aiming to protect the environment, support the arts, or help people in need, understanding how to set up a solid nonprofit organization is a great foundation for being as effective as you can be. With practical advice, legal information, tips, and step-by-step instructions, this...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2017

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Purim, Flora.

Contents: San Francisco River -- My ship -- Escape -- Saudade -- Crystal silence -- Flora & Airto -- Fotografia -- Journey to Eden -- Search for peace -- Airto's jazz dance -- Carinhoso.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Narada Jazz 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ PUR

Slezkine, Yuri

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Summary: "On the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, the epic story of an enormous apartment building where Communist true believers lived before their destruction. The House of Government is unlike any other book about the Russian Revolution and the Soviet experiment. Written in the tradition of Tolstoy's War and Peace, Grossman's Life and Fate, and Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago, Yuri...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.084 SLE

Salzman, Yuri.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walter Foster 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 746.6 Salzman 1994

Unita, Yumi

Summary: "As Daikichi continues to juggle work with raising a teenager, Rin struggles with the relationship between her and Kouki, her childhood friend. The last ten years have brought about a variety of changes to their friendship-- some subtle, some not so. Kouki may always have been head over heels for Rin, but the choices he's made in the past seem to have put a wedge between them. And when a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 UNI

Unita, Yumi.

Summary: "Like a plot out of a soap opera, bachelor Daikichi Kawachi's boringly normal life got a touch of the abnormal when he learned that his late granddad left behind a love child. And further rattling the unexpected skeleton in the closet? The ungainly, unglamorous Daikichi's impulsive decision to take in little Rin! But as the impromptu dad and his charge learn to adapt to both one another and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2010

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