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Summary: Fourteen-year-old Pio wants nothing more than the respect of his older brother, whom he emulates in every way, including his career as a petty criminal. When both his father and brother are arrested, Pio is determined to prove that he can step up and be the head of his Romani family. But a fateful night and a wrenching decision soon test just how ready he is.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sundance Selects 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Detective Richard Poole is still trapped on the stunning Caribbean island of Saint Marie, but, for him, the sun, sea, and sand aren't quite paradise. Faced with puzzling murders and a local team with unorthodox approaches, Poole must use his eye for detail, relentless logic and stubborn refusal to leave anything unexplained to solve these cases. He is joined once again by the feisty Camille...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide 2014

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV DEA

Summary: In 1939 London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew is a middle-aged governess who finds herself once again unfairly dismissed from her job. Now she must seize the day if she wants a job. She does this by intercepting an employment assignment outside of her comfort level as social secretary. Arriving at a penthouse apartment for the interview, Miss Pettigrew is catapulted into the glamorous world and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MISS RATED PG-13

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY MIS

Meshon, Aaron.

Summary: A little boy's grandfathers, one in America and one in Japan, teach him about baseball and its rich, varying cultural traditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MES

Alexander, Stephon

Summary: "A theoretical physicist and jazz musician combines his two loves to present a new theory of the universe: sound as the link between Einstein's relativity with quantum mechanics,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books, a member of Perseus Books Group 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 ALE

Meshon, Aaron

Summary: In this nearly wordless picture book, a grandmother uses every creative means of transportation necessary to deliver cookies to her grandson on his birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MES

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MES

Seddon, George.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Artists House 1982

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 635.965 SED

Seldon, Kimberley

Summary: "A practical guide featuring 500 real-life remodeling, organizing, and decorating tips for making a small home look and function better"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Pub. International 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 747.1 SEL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 747.1 SEL

Seaton, Bill.

Summary: "Public relations man Bill Seaton describes his fascinating experiences during his tenure at the world famous San Diego Zoo."--Cover [p. 4]

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SP Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 590.7 SEA

Sefton, Maggie.

Summary: When an acquaintance turns up murdered outside the intended classroom space for her yarn shop, Kelly Flynn unravels a long list of suspects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SEF

Semion, William.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Pequot Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.7404 SEM

Suchon, Josh

Summary: In April 1984, Foothill High freshman Tina Faelz took a shortcut on her walk home. About an hour later, she was found in a ditch, brutally stabbed to death. The murder shook the quiet East Bay suburb of Pleasanton and left investigators baffled. With no witnesses or leads, the case went cold and remained so for nearly thirty years. In 2011, the investigation finally got a break. Improved...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The History Press 2015

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Zeihan, Peter

Summary: The world is changing in ways most of us find incomprehensible. Terrorism spills out of the Middle East into Europe. Russia, Iran, Saudi Arabia, China and Japan vie to see who can be most aggressive. Financial breakdown in Asia and Europe guts growth, challenging hard-won political stability. Yet for the Americans, these changes are fantastic. Alone among the world's powers, only the United...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeihan on Geopolitics 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327 ZEI

Peres, Shimon

Summary: A portrait of Israel's first prime minister covers his support of the United Nations 1947 Partition Plan for Palestine, his granting of first exemptions to Orthodox military servicepeople, and his peaceful overtures toward post-Holocaust Germany.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nextbook/Schocken 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.9405 BEN-GURION, DAVID PER

Zeihan, Peter.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "In the bestselling tradition of The World Is Flat and The Next 100 Years, THE ACCIDENTAL SUPERPOWER will be a much discussed, contrarian and eye-opening assessment of American power. In THE ACCIDENTAL SUPERPOWER international strategist Peter Zeihan examines how geography, combined with demography and energy independence, will pave the way for one of the great turning points in history, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2014

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Meshon, Aaron

Summary: In a messy yard, a team of tools gets organized, then spends a busy day building a shed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MES

Seaton, Cat

Summary: "Sibylla is a young woman who's always craved adventure. So when a witch tells of a rather unusual betrothal in her future, she takes it well in stride. But she never guessed that the prophecy would be quite so literal, until the day a giant, magical bull appears at her door to ask for her hand in marriage. But the real question is: is the Black Bull of Norroway a man, or a monster?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 NOR

Semion, William.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Insiders' Guide 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.74 SEM

Sexson, Julie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beavers Pond Press 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Sexson 2011

Edelman, Shimon.

Summary: Draws on philosophy, literature, and brain science to explain why the pursuit of happiness is a more complicated effort than understood by most people, sharing insights into how to apply scientific methods for increasing one's chances of achieving happiness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153 EDE

Gibson, Shimon.

Summary: Draws on relevant archaeological findings to reconstruct what may have actually occurred in the final days of Jesus's life, exploring such sites as a first-century house where Jesus may have been imprisoned, the trial site, and a tomb at the foot of Mount Zion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 226.09 Gibson 2009

Seddon, Holly.

Summary: "In this novel of psychological suspense, a young journalist struggles to keep the demons of her alcoholism at bay as she finds her purpose again in tackling the mystery of a shocking headline-making crime, still unsolved after fifteen years"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SED

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M SED

Seddon, Holly

Summary: "Robin and Sarah haven't spoken in years. Robin can't leave her house. A complete shut-in, she spends her days spying on her neighbors, subtly meddling in their lives. But she can't keep her demons out forever. Someone from her past has returned, and is desperate to get inside. Sarah can't go home. Her husband has kicked her out, forcibly denying her access to their toddler. Sarah will do...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SED

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SED

Seino, Shizuru.

Summary: "Not only is Chiemi locked inside the tennis club storage shed, but Hirata's locked in there with her--and he's completely under the control of his raging hormones! A dumbbell upside the head may temporarily solve the libido issue, but the problem of being stuck in a claustrophobia-inducing space lingers on...until rescue arrives at the most inopportune time possible!"--p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 Seino 2008 V. 3