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Purja, Nimsdai

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Nepali climber Nims Purja is the first man ever to summit all fourteen of the world's 8000 meter "Death Zone" peaks. He did so in less than seven months, breaking the previous record of seven years. In this spellbinding memoir, tied to the acclaimed Netflix documentary "14 Peaks," Purja reveals the man behind the climbs, explaining how his early life in Nepal and training as a soldier in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2022

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Purdy.

Contents: Sleep well -- On the roof of the world -- The secret smile in the camel girl's eyes -- 3 friends to the stars -- The grip -- Here come the specials -- Another world, any colour -- Harry's day -- Happy ending.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soft Records 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK Purdy

Summary: The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Summary: The extraordinary story of the iconic poet, musician and folksinger Violeta Parra, whose songs have become hymns for Chileans and Latin Americans alike. Director Andres Wood traces the intensity and explosive vitality of her life, from humble origins to international fame, her defense of indigenous cultures and devotion to her art.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Pimentel, Annette Bay

Summary: "A lyrical, vibrant tribute to the amazing life and legacy of Pura Belpré, a lauded storyteller, librarian, and pioneer of bilingual storytimes" -- Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BEL

Furia, Philip

Summary: Traces the history of song in film, both in musicals and in dramatic movies such as High Noon. --from publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 782.42164 FUR

Gurba, Myriam

Summary: "Myriam Gurba's debut is the bold and hilarious tale of her coming of age as a queer, mixed-race Chicana. Blending radical formal fluidity and caustic humor, Mean turns what might be tragic into piercing, revealing comedy. This is a confident, funny, brassy book that takes the cost of sexual assault, racism, misogyny, and homophobia deadly seriously. We act mean to defend ourselves from boredom...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coffee House Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GURBA, MYRIAM GUR

Kurta, Allen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599 KUR

Makhijani, Pooja.

Summary: An East Indian American daughter pleads with her mother to be allowed to wear one of her mother's colorful saris in honor of her seventh birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Makhi

Perla, Victoria.

Summary: When global warming causes the ice at the North Pole to melt and Santa's roof starts to leak, he calls on the children of the world to come up with ways to help solve the problem.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: JE Per

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

Pusha T

Contents: If you know you know -- The games we play -- Hard piano / (feat. Rick Ross) -- Come back baby -- Santeria -- What would meek do? / (feat. Kanye West) -- Infrared.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Roca, Nuria.

Summary: Discusses the various facets of the spring season, including activities and celebrations, through simple questions and answers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Preschool Roca 2004

Smith, Jorja

Contents: Lost & found -- Teenage fantasy -- Where did I go? -- February 3rd -- On your own -- The one -- Wandering romance -- Blue lights -- Lifeboats (freestyle) -- Goodbyes -- Tomorrow -- Don't watch me cry.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES SMI

Baeten, Marja

Summary: Meet the nicest wild animals of the savanna. Learn funny and interesting facts, followed by double pages of action-packed photographs and illustrations. Facts and fiction are combined in special cooperation with the World Wildlife Fund. Kids will love getting to know more about their favorite animals! In this title, readers will learn about the wild animals of the savanna (such as the zebra,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Publishing 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 590 BAE

Das, Surya.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 294.3444 DAS

Purim, Flora.

Contents: O cantador -- Bridge -- 500 miles high -- Caravo e canela : Cinnamon and cloves -- Baia -- Uri = The wind -- Jive talk.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Milestone Records 1999

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

Roca, Nuria.

Summary: Discusses the various facets of the winter season, including activities and celebrations, through simple questions and answers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Preschool Roca 2004

Smith, Jorja

Contents: Addicted -- Gone -- Bussdown -- Time -- Home -- Burn -- Digging -- Weekend.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES SMI

Bernhard, Durga.

Summary: An alphabetical introduction to the ways in which real and imaginary animals might use camouflage, from ape to zebra fish.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1993

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE BER

Burda, Cindy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. Co. 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 684.18 BUR

Hassouri, Paria

Summary: "In this autobiographical narrative, an Iranian-American pediatrician and mother of three is blindsided when one of her children comes out as transgender. As the author grapples with her child's transition from male to female, she is forced to re-examineher ideas of parenting, gender, and personal identity"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HASSOURI, PARIA HAS

Kurjan, Kristy

Summary: A kangaroo gets ready for naptime along with other animals at the zoo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KPO Creative LLC 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD KUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KUR BOARD BOOK

Kurma dasa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bhaktivedanta Book Trust 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5636 KUR

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