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Contents: Africa we want fe go (Count Ossie's Rasta Family) -- None shall escape the judgement (Johnny Clarke) -- Haile Selassie (Laurel Aitken) -- Tales of Mozambique (Count Ossie & The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari) -- Booma Yeah (Ras Michael & The Sons of Negus) -- Say (Mutabaruka) -- African Drums (Bongo Herman & Jah Lloyd) -- Hail the words of Jah (Ashanti Roy) -- Sam's intro (Count Ossie & The...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2015

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Summary: "In a rundown circus on the outskirts of Mexico City, 13 year-old Alma earns a living as a trapeze artist. When her fellow performers find out that she is pregnant, Alma is expelled from the circus. She lives on the streets until she meets a troupe of traveling puppeteers that preach the word of God. Alma sees a promise in them, a glimpse of hope. This is a story of a young girl's search for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Desert Mountain Media 2002

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

Demuth, Patricia

Summary: Describes the history of Ellis Island, a gateway for many immigrants coming to the United States in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and details the restoration of the landmark and its reopening as a museum.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC. 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 WHA BASKET

Contents: E ma muu obun se aya (I.K. Dairo & His Blue Spots) -- Ariwo (Chris Ajilo and His Cubanos) -- Aye wa a kale (I.K. Dairo and His Ink Spots) -- Baby I tire (Charles Iwegbue and his group) -- Iba awon agba (Haruna Ishola and His Group) -- Chukwu Fulu m n'anya (E.C. Arinze) -- Cool cats invitation (Victor Ola-Lya and His Cool Cats) -- Iyawo Ile (Ganiyu Kale and His Guinea Mambo) -- Freedom highlife...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN NIG

Summary: For decades, science fiction has compelled us to imagine futures both inspring and cautionary. Whether it's a warning message from a survey ship, a harrowing journey to a new world, or the adventures of well-meaning AI, science fiction inspires the imagination and delivers a lens through which we can view ourselvs and the world around us. With The Best Science Fiction of the Year: Volume Four,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade books 2019

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Siegel, Beatrice.

Summary: An illustrated history of the tiny island which at one time was the gateway to the United States for millions of immigrants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Winds Press 1985

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 325.73 SIE

Contents: Winter morning I -- Winter morning II / with Robert DeNiro.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD AVANT-GARDE FRA

Levine, Ellen.

Summary: Describes, in question and answer format, the great migration of immigrants to New York's Ellis Island, from the 1880s to 1914. Features quotes from children and adults who passed through the station.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Nonfiction 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 325 LEV

Buffa, D.W.

Summary: When Robert Constable, President of the United States, dies in bed with a woman in a New York hotel room, the public is told that he died suddenly and peacefully of natural causes—and alone. The truth, however, is anything but that. The President’s wife, Hillary Constable asks young senator Bobby Hart, who serves on the Senate Intelligence Committee, to find out who had her husband murdered and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Polis Books 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUF

Carleson, J.C.

Summary: Star CIA officer Dara McIntyre has just endured a humiliating demotion. Punished for her affair with a Jordanian spy, she is stuck in a dreary desk job at CIA headquarters when orders come down for her to assess whether recently widowed officer Caitlin Wolff is still fit to serve in the field. Dara soon discovers that Caitlin and her late husband were running a lurid shadow operation. Convinced...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Carleson 2012

Clark, W.C.

Contents: Snatching it back -- Midnight hour blues -- I've been searching -- Don't mess up a good thing -- How long is a heartache supposed to last? -- Bitchy men -- Let it rain -- Got me where you want me -- Go to find a lover -- Get out of my life, woman -- I'm gonna disappear -- Real live livin' hurtin' man -- I keep hanging on

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Alligator Records

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES CLA

Duboff, A.K.

Summary: After a routine reset on her homeworld, Elle Hartmut instead awakens on a spaceship. Her body is different, she has new magical abilities, and she's told that the fate of known civilization is in her hands. An alien Darkness is corrupting the crystalline network across the settled worlds. Elle and a team of talented companions--strangers imbued with special abilities like her own--must embark...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BDL Press 2018

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC DUB

Leng, Qin

Summary: "With beautifully composed watercolor illustrations, Qin Leng recalls her own childhood in this story about a little girl who has always been the smallest: smallest of the family, smallest in school, smallest in a crowd. The girl faces her own set of challenges, but her loving parents and an unexpected visitor might change her perception for good."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LEN

MCGOVERN, M.J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 338.76349 MCG

McAvoy, J.J.

Summary: **A multicultural new adult romance from bestselling author, J.J. McAvoy** Eli Davenport thinks he's found the perfect woman to be his wife. She's a doctor, like he is. She's brilliant, like he is. And she's wealthy, like he is. Guinevere 'Gwen' Poe thinks her fianc ̌is the perfect man. He's handsome, successful and he was her first... But when Eli's bride runs off with Gwen's fiancě on his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NYLA 2016

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Mitchell, J.M

Summary: In a true-to-life story about preserving what's important, Ranger Jack Chastain returns to the canyons of New Mexico after fighting wildfires, and steps into a political firestorm. When a mysterious set of provocations pit neighbor against neighbor, a battle between 'self interest' and 'do the right thing' ensues, trapping Chastain between people who must face hard truths about who they can...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prairie Plum Press 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MIT

Schaefer, A.R

Summary: Discusses the sport of extreme wakeboarding, including the moves involved in the sports.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 797.3 Schaefer 2003

U-Ziq

Contents: Inclement -- Undone -- Challenge me foolish -- Bassbins -- Robin Hood Gate -- Perhaps -- Durian -- Ceiling -- Lexicon -- Perfame -- Playbox -- Sad inlay -- Peek Freans -- Dodadu

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Planet Mu Records 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC U-Zi

Wells, H.G.

Summary: A quiet English country village is disturbed by the arrival of a mysterious stranger who keeps his face hidden and his back to everyone. The stranger--a brilliant scientist--has uncovered the secret to invisibility, but his grandiose dreams and the power he unleashes cause him to spiral into intrigue, madness, and murder!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baronet Books 1995

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WEL

Arnold, P.P.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Cherryh, C.J.

Summary: Bren and Illisidi must protect young prince Cajeiri and the human children who have come to visit for his birthday from the dangerous split compromising the Assassin's Guild in the latest novel in the series following "Intruder".

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Daw Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Chesterton, G.K.

Summary: Father Brown, one of the most intelligent and attractive characters to emerge from English detective fiction, first made his appearance in The Innocence of Father Brown in 1911. That first collection of stories established G.K. Chesterton's kindly cleric in the front rank of eccentric sleuths. This collection contains the favourite Father Brown stories, showing a quiet wit and compassion that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [Independently pubished} 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Duboff, A.K.

Summary: An alien fleet is coming. Elle Hartmut and her friends are the Hegemony's best chance for fighting back, but they'll need to head straight into enemy territory in order to identify the Darkness' origin. The Hegemony is out of time... and the war may already be lost before it even starts. The only chance for salvation is the mysterious shard of the Master Crystal, supposedly capable of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BDL Press 2018

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC DUB

Ellison, J.T.

Summary: In her showdown with the murderous Pretender, a bullet taken at close range severed the connection between Taylor's thoughts and speech. Effectively mute, there's no telling if her voice will ever come back. Trapped in silence, she is surrounded by ghosts—of the past, of friendships and trusts lost...of a lost faith in herself and her motives that night. When Memphis Highsmythe offers Taylor...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2011

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