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Summary: Elaine, a beautiful young witch, is determined to find a man to love her. In her gothic Victorian apartment she makes spells and potions, and then picks up men and seduces them. However her spells work too well, and she ends up with a string of hapless victims. When she finally meets the man of her dreams, her desperation to be loved will drive her to the brink of insanity and murder.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR LOV

Summary: "Your Future Is Bright! After all, your mother is a robot, your father has joined the alien hive mind, and your dinner will be counterfeit 3D-printed steak. Even though your worker bots have staged a mutiny, and your tour guide speaks only in memes, you can always sell your native language if you need some extra cash." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tachyon Publications 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NEW

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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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BES

Schweblin, Samanta

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Schweblin's stories have the feel of a sleepless night, where every shadow and bump in the dark take on huge implications; they leave your pulse racing and the line between the real and the strange blurring."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2019

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Robison, James

Summary: "A book, geared towards conservative Christians with massappeal, that connects biblical principles with practical politics to have a lasting impact on our culture"--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: FaithWords 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 261.7 ROB

Schweblin, Samanta

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Summary: "A young woman named Amanda lies dying in a rural hospital clinic. A boy named David sits beside her. She's not his mother. He's not her child. Together, they tell a haunting story of broken souls, toxins, and the power and desperation of family. Fever Dream is a nightmare come to life, a ghost story for the real world, a love story and a cautionary tale. One of the freshest new voices to come...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2017

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Schweblin, Samanta

Summary: "A visionary novel about the collision of technology and play, horror and humanity, from a master of the spine-tingling tale. They've infiltrated homes in Hong Kong, shops in Vancouver, the streets of Senegal, town squares of Oaxaca, schools in Tel Aviv,bedrooms in Ohio. They're following you. They're everywhere now. They're us. In Samanta Schweblin's wildly imaginative new novel, Little Eyes,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2020

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Robison, Bruce.

Contents: Can't get there from here -- Bed of ashes -- Blame it on me -- Devil may care -- Valentine -- Friendless marriage (with Kelly Willis) -- What would Willie do -- First thing about Mary -- Sixteen -- Anyone but me -- Tonight.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Boars Nest Records 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY ROB

Mistry, Rohinton

Summary: Rohinton Mistry's enthralling novel is at once a domestic drama and an intently observed portrait of present-day Bombay in all its vitality and corruption. At the age of seventy-nine, Nariman Vakeel, already suffering from Parkinson's disease, breaks an ankle and finds himself wholly dependent on his family. His step-children, Coomy and Jal, have a spacious apartment (in the inaptly named...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIS

Albinson, Clare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2003

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 636.1 ALB

Mistry, Rohinton

Summary: A portrait of India featuring four characters. Two are tailors who are forcibly sterilized, one is a student who emigrates, and the fourth is a widowed seamstress who decides to hang on. A tale of cruelty, political thuggery and despair by an Indian from Toronto, author of Such a Long Journey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

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

Willard Robison

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Irving Berlin 1928

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Robison, Nancy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 395.22 ROB

Mistry, Rohinton

Summary: With his personal life unraveling, Gustad Noble, a Bombay bank clerk, agrees to help the Indian intelligence service, and is quickly caught up in a political scandal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIS

Joinson, Suzanne.

Summary: It is 1923. Evangeline (Eva) English and her sister Lizzie are missionaries heading for the ancient city of Kashgar on the Silk Road. Though Lizzie is on fire with her religious calling, Eva's motives are not quite as noble, but with her green bicycle and a commission from a publisher to write A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar , she is ready for adventure. In present day London, a young woman,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2012

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Joinson, Simon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David & Charles 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 775 JOI

Robison, Mary.

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Summary: "After a ten-year silence, Robison has emerged with a novel so beguiling and funny that it has brought critics and her live-reading audiences to their feet. 'Why Did I Ever" takes US along on the darkest of private journeys. The story, told by a woman named Money Breton, is submitted like a furious and persuasive diary--a tale as fierce and taut as Money herself." -- Book cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Robison, Nancy.

Summary: Discusses the many types of ponies and how to buy and care for them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crestwood House 1983

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.16 ROB

Joinson, Suzanne.

Summary: In 1923, devout Eva English and her not-so-religious sister Lizzie embark on a journey to be missionaries in the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOI

Roberson, Chris

Summary: "Izzie Lefevre was the newest investigator for the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit when she first came to Recondito, a coastal city that's been shrouded in mystery and legend for centuries. Local law enforcement had requested the Bureau's assistance in hunting a sword-wielding serial killer who'd left a dozen mutilated bodies in his wake. Patrick Tevake was a local homicide detective assigned to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Roberson, Emily

Summary: In a reality TV retelling of the myth of the Minotaur, seventeen-year-old Ariadne fights to save her brother, Asterion, and make her own destiny in a world of celebrity, surveillance, and feigned authenticity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ROB

Roberson, Blythe

Summary: From New Yorker and Onion writer and comedian Blythe Roberson, How to Date Men When You Hate Men is a comedy philosophy book aimed at interrogating what it means to date men within the trappings of modern society. Blythe Roberson's sharp observational humor is met by her open-hearted willingness to revel in the ugliest warts and shimmering highs of choosing to live our lives amongst other...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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Robeson, Paul

Contents: John Henry -- On my journey -- Sometimes I feel like a motherless child -- Balm in Gilead -- Star vicino -- O'Isis and Osiris -- Prayer and death -- Spoken excerpt, birthday, 1952 -- Every time I feel the spirit -- No more auction block for me -- The house I live in -- Joe Hill -- Ol' man river -- Szivenem -- Jerusalem -- Deep river -- Curly headed baby -- Water boy -- All through the night --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Omega Classics 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS ROB

Joinson, Suzanne.

Summary: Years after photographer William Harrington participates in a 1920s project to redesign Jerusalem with British parks against a backdrop of growing nationalist unrest, his revelations about long-buried secrets transform the life of his former employer's daughter. --Publisher

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOI

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