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Guibert, Emmanuel.

Summary: Sardine and her uncle, Captain Yellow Shoulder, sail their ship, The Huckleberry, across the universe meeting up with monsters and aliens in order to confront Supermuscleman, who is trying to take over the galaxy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2007

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Summary: Written by authors from Quebec as well as France, the majority of these stories have been published in the last decade and reflect a rich diversity of styles and themes. From Daniel Boulanger's exploration of revenge and the desire for recognition in The Hunter's Cafe, to Alain Gerber's brief and poetic You Never Die, and the sardonic tales of Frederic Fajardie and Sylvie Massicotte, these...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1999

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Canepa, Barbara

Contents: Vol. 1. The yellow city.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 Canepa

Summary: Some of the included authors are already familiar to readers in the West (Liu Cixin and Hao Jingfang, both Hugo winners); some are publishing in English for the first time. Because of the growing interest in newer SFF from China, virtually every story here was first published in Chinese in the 2010s.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Summary: "Women poets in nineteenth-century France made important contributions to major stylistic innovations - from the birth of elegiac Romanticism to the inauguration of free verse - and many were prominent in their lifetime. Yet only a few are known today, and nearly all have been unavailable in English translation. Of the fourteen poets of this anthology - the third bilingual volume in the MLA...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Language Association of America 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 841.5 SCH

Verne, Jules

Summary: Professor Arronax and his two companions, trapped aboard a fantastic submarine as prisoners of the deranged Captain Nemo, come face to face with exotic ocean creatures and strange sights hidden from the world above.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2006

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Camus, Albert

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Summary: From the Publisher: From one of the most brilliant and influential thinkers of the twentieth century-two novels, six short stories, and a pair of essays in a single volume. In both his essays and his fiction, Albert Camus (1913-1960) deployed his lyric eloquence in defense against despair, providing an affirmation of the brave assertion of humanity in the face of a universe devoid of order or...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2004

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Iwahara, Yuji

Summary: True to his warning, Loser -- the infamous phantom thief -- makes an explosive entrance at the art museum to steal the Angels of Black and White Wings statue! "Collector" Kyouma Mabuchi, now teamed up with the android Mira to recover illegal Coils, faces off with the masked thief in the midst of the museum's heavy security. But it just so happens that Loser recognizes Kyouma -- and what's more,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 DIM

Summary: Ten short stories by Voltaire, Balzac, Gide, Camus and others in the original French and a new English translation.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 448.6 FIC FRE

Echenoz, Jean.

Summary: The Queen’s Caprice—seven new stories presented in English for the first time—reveals Echenoz at the height of his talents. The author takes us on a journey across radically different places and landscapes, giving free rein to a “terrific sense of humor tinged with existential mischief” (L’Express). The title story explores a tiny corner of the French countryside; “Nelson” offers a brilliant...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Summary: These eight stories by leading 20th century French writers offer fascinating insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them valuable for both French and English language students. Among the diverse and entertaining stories in the collection are the wistful masterpiece ‘Green Tobacco’ by Clair Sainte-Soline; the exuberant tale of ‘The Ants’...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin 1972

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 448.4 FIC FRE

Modiano, Patrick

Summary: "As a boarding school student in the early 1960s, Patrick Modiano lived among the troubled teenage sons of wealthy but self-involved parents. In this mesmerizing novel, Modiano weaves together a series of exquisitely crafted stories about such jettisoned boys at the exclusive Valvert School on the outskirts of Paris: abandoned children of privilege, left to create new family ties among...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2017

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Morgenstern, Susie Hoch.

Summary: In the first of two school stories set in France, the persistent boyfriend of Julien's teacher becomes a nuisance when he uses the class's new telephone/fax machine to express his love; and in the second, a homework assignment involving autographs has everyone excited in Claudette's class.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Morgenstern

Isayama, Hajime

Summary: "The Survey Corps's quest for the truth of the world inside the Walls has brought them back to Titan-infested Shiganshina District, a mere stone's throw from Eren's childhood home. They have come to execute Erwin's final gambit, reclaiming Wall Maria and the secrets of humanity's past. But the Colossus Titan, the Armored Titan, and the Beast Titan have been waiting for them, and saving humanity...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 ATT

Kawashima, Tadashi.

Summary: The suspense builds as a group of Tokyo teens tries to discover what strange force is leading so many to take their own lives--and just why they have been spared.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey/Ballantine Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 KAW

Takahashi, Osamu.

Summary: Based on the alternate world glimpsed in the final episode of the famous Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series, this manga series explores the characters through love, comedy and a new set of adventures. Stunning, hotheaded Asuka Langley Soryu has been friends with Shinji Ikari since they were little. And she always assumed they'd stay together--until the day the beautiful, brilliant Rei Ayanami...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Manga 2009

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Takahashi, Osamu.

Summary: Based on the alternate world glimpsed in the final episode of the famous Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series, this manga series explores the characters through love, comedy and a new set of adventures. Stunning, hotheaded Asuka Langley Soryu has been friends with Shinji Ikari since they were little. And she always assumed they'd stay together--until the day the beautiful, brilliant Rei Ayanami...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Manga 2009

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Dumas, Alexandre

Summary: In 1844, Alexandre Dumas published The Three Musketeers, a novel so famous and still so popular today that it scarcely needs introduction. Shortly thereafter he wrote a sequel, Twenty Years After, that resumed the adventures of his swashbuckling heroes. Later, toward the end of his career, Dumas wrote The Red Sphinx, another direct sequel to The Three Musketeers that begins, not twenty years...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2016

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Modiano, Patrick

Summary: Born at the close of World War II, 2014 Nobel Prize winner Patrick Modiano was a young man in his twenties when he burst onto the Parisian literary scene with these three brilliant, angry novels about the wartime Occupation of Paris. The epigraph to his first novel, among the first to seriously question Nazi collaboration in France, reads: "In June 1942 a German officer goes up to a young man...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

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Molière

Summary: Collection of seven Moliere plays translated into English.

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Franklin Library 1985

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOL

Hosoda, Mamoru

Summary: "An adolescent math wiz unintentionally plunges the virtual world into chaos by solving a numerological riddle that makes the global network vulnerable to attack. When Natsuki asks Kenji to pose as her boyfriend at her grandmother's upcoming birthday party, the smitten young numbers man jumps at the opportunity. But his summer of romance takes an unexpected turn when Kenji receives a complex...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 SUM

Pancol, Katherine

Summary: "Le Divorce meets The Elegance of the Hedgehog in this hilariously entertaining mega-bestseller from France - When her chronically unemployed husband runs off to start a crocodile farm in Kenya with his mistress, Josephine Cortes is left in an unhappy state of affairs. The mother of two-confident, beautiful teenage Hortense and shy, babyish Zoe;-is forced to maintain a stable family life while...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 863.0108 MEX

Oda, Eiichirō

Summary: "In their attempt to rescue a possibly nefarious princess from the numerically named Baroque Works crew, Luffy and gang land on a set of islands populated by oversized flora and fauna. It's the scene of a larger-than-life battle in which giants, pirates, dinosaurs and strange birds duke it out in the name of honor, friendship and dynamite-spiked beverages. In all the excitement, navigator Nami...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media, LLC 2013

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