Register for Summer Reading Club
Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Sands, Philippe

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "The life and mysterious death of Otto Wachter, former Governor of Nazi-occupied Poland, who died in the Vatican after World War II"-- Baron Otto von Wächter: Austrian lawyer, husband, father, high Nazi official, senior SS officer, former governor of Galicia during the war, creator and overseer of the Krakow ghetto, indicted after as a war criminal for the mass murder of more than 100,000...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WAC

Summary: Alex Beck is a kindhearted pediatrician in Paris who goes out of his way to help the poor in the clinic where he works. Blissfully married to his childhood sweetheart Margot, she disappears (and he is left in a coma) while on vacation. On the eighth anniversary of her death, the police interrogate Alex after two bodies are unearthed near the site of her murder, along items that seem to connect...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed in the U.S. by] Music Box Films 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: Katniss realizes the stakes are no longer just for survival; they are for the future. With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends; including Gale, Finnick and Peeta; Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to liberate the citizens of Panem, and stage...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Sorry, no copies available at East Bay

We have 6 in the district. Place a hold to request one.

Sands, Lynsay.

Summary: Take a road trip with the undead . . . in this latest in the argeneau series by New York Times bestselling author Lynsay SandsFor Basha Argeneau, anything is better than facing her estranged family. Even hiding out in sweltering southern California. But when a sexy immortal in black shows up determined to bring her back to the clan, she'll do anything to keep far, far away from the past she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

View online at OverDrive

Sands, Lynsay

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands delivers another captivating historical romance set in the Highlands of Scotland! Highlander Galen MacDonald is on a mission of revenge: kidnap his enemy's bride and make her his. But what he doesn't count on is a clever, fiery lass wielding a blade. When he realizes Kyla is delirious with fever, Galen wastes no time in wedding her. While Kyla is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2014

View online at Hoopla

Sands, Lynsay.

Summary: This vampire has been alone for far too long . . . As one of the most ancient in the Argeneau clan, Cale Valens has given up on finding a life mate. His friends and family, however, have not. In fact, they believe they've finally found his perfect match. Getting them together, however, requires one little white lie . . . Alexandra Willan is in a panic. Her restaurant is due to open in two...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2010

View online at OverDrive

Sands, Lynsay.

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands delivers a wickedly fun Argeneau novel featuring a vampire ready to claim his mate and the beauty who resists her fate! A kiss doesn't mean eternity... Valerie Moyer doesn't believe in vampires - until she is kidnapped by a fanged psychopath! After escaping her bloodthirsty captor, she's through with creatures of the night. Until she finds herself...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

View online at Hoopla

Sands, Emily.

Summary: Purports to be the journal of Emily Sands during her travels in Egypt in 1926 to find the lost tomb of Osiris. Based on real Egyptology, each chapter covers a different place in Egypt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 932 SAN

Sands, Lynsay.

Summary: She never expected to marry. Annabel was about to take the veil to become a nun, when her mother suddenly arrived at the abbey to take her home...so that she can marry the Scottish laird who is betrothed to her runaway sister! She knows nothing about being a wife, nothing about how to run a household, and definitely nothing about the marriage bed. He never expected to fall in love. From the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

View online at Hoopla

Coudray, Philippe.

Summary: Although he is a very serious bear, Benjamin Bear has a funny way of doing things, like drying dishes on a rabbit's back or sharing his sweater without taking it off.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Toon Books 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 COU

Summary: A businessman is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a Victor's Tour of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Sorry, no copies available at East Bay

We have 9 in the district. Place a hold to request one.

Summary: When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character, Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario's concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Meyer, Philipp

Summary: Part epic of Texas, part classic coming-of-age story, part unflinching portrait of the bloody price of power, The Son is an utterly transporting novel that maps the legacy of violence in the American West through the lives of the McCulloughs, an ambitious family as resilient and dangerous as the land they claim. Spring, 1849. Eli McCullough is thirteen years old when a marauding band of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

View online at Hoopla

Meyer, Philipp.

Summary: Part epic of Texas, part classic coming-of-age story, part unflinching portrait of the bloody price of power, The Son is an utterly transporting novel that maps the legacy of violence in the American West through the lives of the McCulloughs, an ambitious family as resilient and dangerous as the land they claimSpring, 1849. The first male child born in the newly established Republic of Texas,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

View online at OverDrive

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: "A riveting new Tudor tale featuring King Henry VIII's sixth wife Kateryn Parr, the first English queen to publish under her own name. Why would a woman marry a serial killer? Because she cannot refuse... Kateryn Parr, a thirty-year-old widow in a secret affair with a new lover, has no choice when a man old enough to be her father who has buried four wives-- King Henry VIII-- commands her to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: Midsummers Eve, 1670. A wealthy man waits outside a poor London warehouse to meet with Alinor, the woman he deserted twenty-one years before. He has everything to offer: wealth, land, status, and he believes she has the only thing he cannot buy: his son and heir. The warehouse is failing, clinging on to poor business in Restoration London. But will Alinor and her family sell out to Sir James?...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2020

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRE

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Margaret takes her measure. With one look, each knows the other for a rival, an ally, a pawn, destined with Margaret's younger sister Mary to a sisterhood unique in the world. The three sisters will become the queens of England, Scotland, and France. United by family loyalties and affections, the three...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRE

Glass, Philip

Contents: Opening (6:09) -- Truman Sleeps ("The Truman Show") (2:40) -- The Poet Acts (4:01) -- Morning Passages (6:10) -- How Now (29:52) -- Something She Has To Do (3:59) -- I'm Going To Make A Cake (3:20) -- Olympian: Lighting Of The Torch (3:32) -- Mad Rush (16:17) -- Dead Things (4:41) -- Tearing Herself Away (5:14) -- Wichita Sutra Vortex (7:22) -- Escape! (4:34) -- Choosing Life (4:42) -- The...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Decca 2015

View online at Hoopla

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: Midsummer's Eve, 1648, England is in the grip of civil war between renegade King and rebellious Parliament. The struggle reaches to every corner of the kingdom, even the remote Tidelands - the marshy landscape of the south coast. Alinor a descendant of wise women, crushed by poverty and superstition, waits in the graveyard under the full moon for a ghost who will declare her free from her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Monetti, Sandro.

Summary: Mickey Rourke: Wrestling With Demons is an intimate and revealing portrait of a complex man who happens to be one of the most intriguing actors of our time. Written with passion, insight and expertise by respected entertainment journalist Sandro Monetti, this is the compelling story of how Mickey Rourke wrestled his demons and won. Diner, Rumble Fish, 9½ Weeks, The Pope of Greenwich Village,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Transit Publishing Inc. 2010

View online at OverDrive

Nelson, Jandy.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted to center stage of her own life—and, despite her nonexistent history with boys, suddenly finds herself struggling to balance two. Toby was Bailey's boyfriend; his grief...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin USA, Inc. 2010

View online at OverDrive

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: In 1453, seventeen-year-old Luca Vero, accused of heresy and expelled from his monastery, is recruited to help investigate evil across Europe but frees his first subject, Isolde, from captivity in a nunnery, and together they seek the one who defends theboundaries of Christendom and holds the secrets of the Order of Darkness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: Passionately in love with Richard III in spite of her arranged marriage to pretender to the throne Henry Tudor, Princess Elizabeth of York is forced to marry the man who murdered her lover and create a royal family under the controlling gaze of his mother, Margaret Beaufort.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Back to Top