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Summary: Samuele is twelve years old and lives on an island in the middle of the sea. He goes to school, and loves shooting his slingshot and going hunting. He likes land games, even though everything around him speaks of the sea and the men, women, and children who try to cross it to get to his island. But his is not an island like the others, its name is Lampedusa and it is the most symbolic border of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FIR

Quadron

Contents: LFT -- Favorite star -- Hey love -- Crush -- Befriend -- Neverland -- It's gonna get you -- Better off (feat. Kendrick Lamar) -- Sea salt -- Avalanche.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Vested in Culture 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC QUA

Timerman, Jacobo

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.92 ZIM

Della Quercia, Jacopo

Summary: "This historical thriller is an equal-parts cocktail of action, adventure, science-fiction and comedy. The book follows a globe-trotting President Taft and Robert Todd Lincoln in a race to solve a mystery stretching back to the Civil War and the Lincoln assassination. Based on true events, readers will find themselves swept into a vast conspiracy spanning four continents and three oceans during...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEL

Jacobs

Summary: "Jacobs was a Civil War-era slave who was brutally murdered. In the present day, the author meets Jacobs's ghost and learns the story of his life as a slave, a runaway, and a vagrant in nineteenth-century America"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hampton Roads Pub. Co., Inc. 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 133.1 DEW

Jacobi, Dana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.56 JAC

Jacoby, Sarah

Summary: The narrator muses on the nature and trickiness of time, and how too often it passes far too quickly, robbing this parent of the minutes and hours spent with their child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAC

Jacoby, Susan

Summary: Traces the current of anti-intellectualism from post-WWII to the present and argues that the nation's cult of unreason is both deadly and destructive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.91 JAC

Jacoby, Richard

Summary: "What Grain Brain did for wheat, this book by a leading peripheral nerve surgeon now does for sugar, revealing how it causes crippling nerve damage throughout the body--in our feet, organs, and brain--why sugar and carbohydrates are harmful to the body'snerves, and how eliminating them can mitigate and even reverse the damage.Sugar Crush exposes the shocking truth about how a diet high in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperWave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 JAC

Jacoby, Karl

Summary: Predawn, April 30, 1871, a party of Americans, Mexicans, and Tohono O'odham Indians gathered outside an Apache camp in the Arizona borderlands. At first light they struck, murdering nearly 150 Apaches, mostly women and children, in their sleep. In its day, the atrocity, known as the Camp Grant Massacre, generated unparalleled national attention--federal investigations, heated debate in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.8 Jacoby 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.82 JAC

Jacoby, Susan

Summary: During the Gilded Age, Ingersoll raised his voice on behalf of Enlightenment reason, secularism, and the separation of church and state with a vigor unmatched since America's revolutionary generation. Jacoby restores Ingersoll to his rightful place in an American intellectual tradition, as a public figure who devoted his life to liberty of conscience belonging to the religious and nonreligious...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 211.7092 JAC

Quatro, Jamie

Summary: "Maggie is entirely devoted to her husband Thomas, their two beautiful children, and to God--until what begins as a platonic intellectual and spiritual exchange between writer Maggie and poet James transforms into an erotically-charged bond that challenges Maggie's sense of loyalty and morality, drawing her deeper into the darkness of desire." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUA

Quatro, Suzi.

Contents: Suzi Quatro. 48 crash -- Glycerine queen -- Shine my machine -- Official suburbian superman -- I wanna be your man -- Primitive love -- All shook up -- Sticks and stones -- Skin tight skin -- Get back mamma -- Rockin' moonbeam -- Shakin' all over -- Quatro. Wild one -- Keep a-knockin' -- Too big -- Klondyke Kate -- Savage silk -- Move it -- Hit the road Jack -- Trouble -- Cat size -- Shot of...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Beat Goes On Records 2000

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

Jacobi, Dana

Summary: A collection of recipes that center on fifteen leafy greens, ranging from arugula to watercress, which contain health-supporting nutrients and phytochemicals, includes recipes for dips, spreads, snacks, salads, main dishes, and drinks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.56 JAC

Gardner, Jacco

Contents: Rising -- Volva -- Lagrangian point -- Past navigator -- Levania -- Eclipse -- Utopos -- Rain -- Privolva -- Pale blue dot -- Descent -- Somnium.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Polyvinyl Record Co. 2018

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

Sadri, Ahmad.

Summary: A collection of stories and myths from ancient Iran filled with kings, heroes, princesses, magical animals, and demons. Written as an epic poem by the poet Ferdowsi in the 10th century and retold here in prose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Quantuck Lane Press 2013

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 891.5534 SAD

Kadri, Sadakat.

Summary: "In the wake of the colossal acts of terrorism of the last decade, the legal historian and human rights lawyer Sadakat Kadri realized that many people in the West had ideas about the origins and implications of the shari'a, or Islamic law, that were hazy, contradictory, or simply wrong. Even as "shari'a" became a loaded word and an all-encompassing explanation, most of us remained ignorant of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 340.59 KAD

Quart, Alissa

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Squeezed" weaves together intimate reporting with sharp and lively critique to show how the high cost of parenthood and our increasingly unstable job market have imploded the middle-class American Dream for many families, and offers surprising solutionsfor how we might change things. Families today are squeezed on every side--from high childcare costs and harsh employment policies to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.5 QUA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.5 QUA

Gardner, Jacco.

Contents: Clear the air -- The one eyed king -- Puppets dangling -- Where will you go -- Watching the moon -- Cabinet of curiousities -- The riddle -- Lullaby -- Help me out -- Summer's game -- Chameleon -- The ballad of little Jane.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Trouble in Mind 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Rossini, Gioacchino

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: London 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD OPERA ROS

Stilton, Thea

Summary: Thea's friends the Thea Sisters travel to India where they investigate when the monkeys living in the city start stealing jewels.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2012

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Respighi, Ottorino

Contents: Laud to the Nativity : for soloists, chorus and instrumental ensemble / Respighi -- Magnificat for seven-part chorus, organ and orchestra, from Vespro della Beata Vergine, 1610 / Monteverdi.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL RES

Pastorius, Jaco.

Contents: Donna Lee / Charlie Parker (2:28) -- Come on, come over / Jaco Pastorius, Bob Herzog (Sam & Dave, vocals) (3:52) -- Continuum (4:33) -- Kuru ; Speak like a child / Jaco Pastorius, Herbie Hancock (7:42) -- Portrait of Tracy (2:22) -- Opus pocus (5:29) -- Okonkolé y trompa / Jaco Pastorius, Don Alias (4:25) -- (Used to be a) cha-cha (8:57) -- Forgotten love ( 2:14) -- (Used to be) a cha-cha...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Epic/Legacy 2000

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

Summary: Rossini's adaptation of the classic Cinderella story.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA CEN