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Contents: Too young / Nat King Cole -- Wild, wild young men / Ruth Brown -- Seventeen / Boyd Bennett and his Rockets -- Teenage prayer / Gale Storm -- Boogie woogie teenage / Don Julian and the Meadowlarks -- Teenage mambo / The Gaylarks -- Teenage partner / Gene Vincent -- Teenage crush / Tommy Sands -- I'm not a juvenile delinquent / Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers -- Teenage party / Tommy Steele --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

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

Summary: Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2006

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS FLO

Summary: Filmed over three years, The farmer's wife presents the travails of a Nebraska farmer and his wife as they struggle to preserve both their farm and their marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FAR

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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Rodgers, Richard

Contents: Oklahoma. Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (3:04) -- State fair. It might as well be spring (4:08) -- South Pacific. Some enchanted evening (3:41) -- Oklahoma. The surrey with the fringe on top (4:41) -- South Pacific. Bali Ha'i (4:21) -- Carousel. June is bustin' out all over (3:23) -- The king and I. Something wonderful (3:51) -- Allegro. So far (3:09) ; A fellow needs a girl (2:36) -- The king...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Deutsche Grammophon 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM ROD

Hall, Juanita

Contents: Lovin' Sam, the sheik from Alabam' -- Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer -- After you've gone -- Nobody wants you when you're down and out -- A good man is hard to find -- Downhearted blues -- Baby won't you please come home -- I don't want it second hand -- Second hand -- You've been a good old wagon -- Hold that train -- Gulf Coast blues.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Fantasy 2000

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

Havill, Juanita.

Summary: A little girl finds a stuffed dog in the park and decides to take it home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1986

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAV

Havill, Juanita.

Summary: When her sister Nikki gets sick, Brianna hopes to play her part as the butterfly queen in the Dance of Spring, but then another disaster strikes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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Havill, Juanita.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.54 HAV

Summary: Restaurant kitchens are a pressurized stew of brutal hours and high stress. Acting out goes with the territory and anyone is fair game. But the familiar macho posturing of celebrity chefs has reached a tipping point. Now with an influx of women at the helm of restaurants, and a younger generation unwilling to submit to the brutal conditions once considered the norm, the rules of "kitchen...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: Sara, an imaginative, wealthy, good little girl retains her royal composure even when she is made a servant and banished to the attic as a charity pupil in an English boarding school after her father is reported killed in the Boer War.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Platinum Disc Corporation 1999

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY LIT

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Sh 14

Bowers, Dale

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1989

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3771 Bower

Havill, Juanita.

Summary: When young Mel discovers a neglected horse, she starts a process that sees it moved to a horse rescue ranch to be cared for and treated, where Mel learns about horse care and bonds with the horse that she has named Lucky.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gryphon Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAV

Havill, Juanita.

Summary: Jamaica hates wearing hand-me-down boots when her friend Brianna has pink fuzzy ones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAV

Havill, Juanita.

Summary: On an afternoon when it is too hot to sleep, a young girl asks to hear the story about how her great-great-grandmother came to the United States from Mexico, bringing a special treasure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAV

Bowers, Dale

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1989

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3771 G

Summary: Carousel: (50th Anniversary edition) On the coast of Maine, a smooth-talking carny barker falls in love with a millworker.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS CAR

Rogers, Robert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Purple Mountain Press 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.26 ROG

Summary: An erotic science fiction fantasy in which a female adventurer travels through space vanquishing evil in the forms of robots and monsters and rewarding the men who assist her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 1999

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Contents: Match box blues (Larry Hensley) -- Black snake moan (Cobb & Underwood) -- Johnson City blues (Clarence Green) -- Franklin County blues (Dixie Ramblers) -- Blue grass twist ; Bibb County grind (South Georgia Highballers) -- Barber's blues ; Dust pan blues (Frankie Marvin) -- I'm blue and lonesome (Gene Autry & Frankie Marvin) -- Do right daddy blues ; Black bottom blues ; The rheumatism blues ;...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: JSP Records 2005

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

Summary: Season six introduces several jarring storylines. As "Billith" comes to terms with his newfound powers after emerging from a pool of blood at the end of season five, Louisiana governor Truman Burrell declares open season on vampires, replete with novel anti-vamp weapons and high-tech internment camp. Sookie and Jason steel themselves for an encounter with the killer of their parents; the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TRU

Summary: Showcases some of the best musicians and comedians of the 70s and early 80s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC MID

Roper, Robert

Summary: "The author of the immortal Lolita and Pale Fire, born to an eminent Russian family, conjures the apotheosis of the high modernist artist: cultured, refined-as European as they come. But Vladimir Nabokov, who came to America fleeing the Nazis, came to think of his time here as the richest of his life. Indeed, Nabokov was not only happiest here, but his best work flowed from his response to this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NABOKOV, VLADIMIR ROP

Summary: A complex exploration of the physical and emotional effects of trauma. A college student attempts suicide after a brutal sexual assault but is stopped by a mechanic whose kindness, however, soon takes an unsettling turn. Startlingly modern in its frankness and psychological realism, the film represents one of the purest on-screen expressions of the sensibility of the intimate community of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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