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Summary: An examination of Bertolt Brecht's "Mother Courage and her children", and the political philosophies the play represents. Preparing for The Public Theater's 2006 production of Brecht's anti-war play, Meryl Streep allows a camera crew to document her rehearsal process and interest in the work. Moreover, the life and times of Brecht himself are followed, most notably the playwrites' escape from...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Alive Mind 2009

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF THE

Summary: Dina's getting married in a few weeks and there's still so much to do. She has to move her boyfriend, Scott, from his parents' house to her apartment, and settle him in to only the second home he's ever had, all while juggling his schedule as an early morning Walmart door greeter. She has to get her dress, confirm arrangements with the venue, and make peace with her family, who remain nervous...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Orchard 2018

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DIN

Kina.

Contents: Girl from the gutter -- I love you -- Have a cry -- Stop -- Give and take -- Me -- U don't know -- Loser -- Hurt so bad -- Insanity -- Still here.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dreamworks 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES KINA

Rissi, Anica Mrose

Summary: While preparing for a party, excitable little piggies have some close calls with Wolf.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Hyperion 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RIS

Niia

Contents: Prelude -- Hurt you first -- Sideline -- Nobody -- last night in Los Feliz -- Girl like me -- Day & night -- Constantly dissatisfied -- California -- All I need -- Mulholland -- Sideline Ft. Jazmine Sullivan

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2017

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

Summary: Nicholas Vreeland walked away from a worldly life of privilege to become a Tibetan Buddhist monk. Grandson of legendary Vogue editor, Diana Vreeland, and trained by Irving Penn to become a photographer, Nicholas' life changed drastically upon meeting a Tibetan master, one of the teachers of the Dalai Lama.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MON

Summary: A look at life and everyday struggles in Havana through three main stories -- when a woman dies in childbirth, the new father runs away; a lonely woman is courted by an older man, but can't forget her first love; a couple's relationship crumbles when they can't conceive a child.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cine Cubano a Precios Muy Bajos 2007

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

Contents: Pinta manta (António Sanches) -- Dia ja manche (Dionisio Maio) -- Morti Sta Bidjàcu (José Casimiro) -- Pontin pontin (Bana) -- That day (Fany Havest) -- Odio sem valor (Pedrinho) -- Mino di mama (Quirino do Canto) -- Mundo d'Margura (Tchiss Lopes) -- Po d'terra (João Cirilo) -- Corre riba, corre baxo (Abel Lima) -- Ilyne (Os Apolos) -- Sintado na pracinha (Americo Brito) -- Capchona (Elisio...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

ANUNA.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN ANU

Diva

Summary: L.A.'s sci-fi priestess is a unique talent. Los Angeles is a trip. And currently the music emanating from this West Coast dreamland are spinning heads like no others. Diva Dompe is central to this L.A. renaissance, having founded the fabulously costumed trio BlackBlack with her sister Lola; thrown down sinewy bass grooves as a member of the sadly missed Pocahaunted and grown into a key member...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Critical Heights 2011

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

Beard, Lina

Summary: Each summer, millions of children complain, "There's nothing to do." Originally published in 1889, The American Girl's Handy Book resoundingly challenges this age-old dilemma by providing a huge number of ideas for fun and instructional projects for young girls. It includes plans for April Fool's parties and jokes, transplanting wildflowers and preserving or pressing them, Easter games and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.5 BEA

Kramer, Nika.

Summary: Presents a pictorial look at women break dancers known as the B*Girlz.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerHouse Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 793.3 KRA

Anika.

Contents: Terry -- Yang Yang -- End of the world -- Masters of war -- Officer officer -- Sadness hides the sun -- No one's there -- I go to sleep -- Masters of war (dub).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Stones Throw Records 2010

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

Mushonga, Rina

Contents: Pipe dreamz -- Good vacation -- For a fool -- In a galaxy -- Narcisc0 -- Tropix -- Glory -- 4qrts -- AtalantA -- Hey coach -- I miss u so much -- Jungles.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Baker, Nena

Summary: Links everyday products to illness-causing chemical buildups in the body, exploring the roles of manufacturing breakthroughs, political policies, and popular culture in exposing people to chemical hazards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Point Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.9 BAK

Caspers, Nona

Summary: Years after Casperss unnamed narrator loses her first lover in a tragic accident, she finds herself wondering, "What did she want from me? What are the things that matter?" In vivid, richly detailed vignettes, the book tracks the cyclical nature of grief and remembrance across a life fractured by loss. At times dryly comical, at other times radiantly surreal, The Fifth Woman is a testament to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAS

Leland, Nita.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Light Books 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.5 Leland

Nino Rota

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Famous Music 1968

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Jack Fina

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Maestro Music 1945

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Sawabatake, Iina

Summary: "A cookbook filled with over 50 recipes with clear step-by-step instructions for assembling elegant plates of amazing, all-vegan re-creations of classic rolls that mimic the flavor and texture of fish"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Singh, Rina

Summary: A collection of Turkish folktales featuring Nasrudin Hoja and lessons taken from his experiences with his family, at the market, and with animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 SIN

Tullgren, Lina

Contents: Free cell -- 110717 -- Golden babyland -- Bad at parties -- Saiddone -- Soft glove 1 -- Glowing X10000 -- Wow, lucky -- Soft again -- Nervous yet -- Soft glove 2 -- Piano.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Anna, Holly

Summary: "Every kid in the world has had a Bad Luck Day, but Daisy Dreamer's might be the unluckiest Bad Luck Day ever"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ANN

Giles, Nyna

Summary: Gile's childhood had been spent in doctor's offices; she spent nearly every waking moment at her mother's side. As Nyna grew up, her mother became more and more distant. Carolyn Scott Reybold had been a model in 1947, a friend of Grace Kelly, and even a bridesmaid at her wedding. How had that confident, glamorous woman become the mother Giles knew growing up-- the mother who was now living in a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GILES, NYNA GIL