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Summary: Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI CHI

Summary: Heinrich Harrer is an Austrian national and a Nazi sympathizer. He leaves Austria in 1939 to climb a mountain in the Himalayas. Through a series of circumstances (including POW camp), he and fellow climber Peter Aufschnaiter become the only two foreigners in the Tibetan holy city of Lhasa. There, Heinrich's life changes forever as he becomes a close confidant to the Dalai Lama.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 1998

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SEV

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Seven 1997

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 0000

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE WAN

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Summary: "Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death" -- Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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Summary: Convicted by a military court for a crime they didn't commit, a daring team of former Special Forces soldiers must utilize their unique talents to break out of prison and tackle their toughest mission yet. It's going to take guts, split-second timing and an arsenal of explosive weapons, this is a job for The A-Team!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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Summary: Wes is 25 years old and is a disaffected, clock-punching drone. His boss chews him out hourly, his girlfriend ignores him routinely, and his life plods on in interminable boredom and routine. Everyone knows Wes will amount to nothing - that is until he meets the sexy woman named Fox, and then everything changes. Wes' estranged father is murdered, and the deadly Fox recruits him into The...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FIC WAN

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "In these delightful poems, Alexander McCall Smith writes about his travels, from Africa to Greece, London to Dubai, and back home to Scotland. He shares his gentle, inimitably McCall Smith-esque observations on life, love, and beauty, reminding us how deeply satisfying it can be to take in the world around us with all our senses, and with all our mind and heart"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2022

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 821 MCC

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 821 SMI

McCall Smith, Alexander

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Captures the goings on of the residents and visitors at Corduroy Mansions, Pimlico, from nasty Liberal Democrat MP Oedipus Snark to the newest resident, Pimlico Terrier Freddie de la Hay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: As everyone prepares for Big Lou and Fat Bob's wedding, the peace and tranquility of 44 Scotland Street is disrupted by the arrival of domineering Irene, while Bruce, after being struck by lightning, prepares to leave his creature comforts for the monastic simplicity of Pluscarden Abbey, much to his house sitter's delight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2023

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Donated by Adile Rottenbucher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abacus 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Newlywed painter and sometime somnambulist Angus Lordie might be sleepwalking his way into trouble with Animal Welfare. The longsuffering Bertie, on the cusp of his seventh birthday party, has taken to dreaming about his eighteenth. Matthew and Elspeth struggle to care for their triplets in this visit to 44 Scotland Street"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "It's the most anticipated event of the decade -- Big Lou and Fat Bob's wedding -- and everyone is invited! But the relative peace and tranquillity of 44 Scotland Street is about to be disrupted. Domineering Irene is set to return for a two-month stay, consigning young Bertie to a summer camp. Not content with that, she somehow manages to come between the enigmatic nun, Sister Maria-Fiore dei...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2023

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction McCall Smith

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Before becoming the first female private investigator in Botswana, eight-year-old Precious Ramotswe tracks down a thief who has been stealing her classmates' snacks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Summer has come to Scotland Street. The long days have prompted its denizens to engage in flights of fancy. Some, like the Duke of Johannesburg's plan to create a microlite seaplane, are literal flights, and some, like the vain Bruce Anderson's idea of settling down with one of his many admirers, are more metaphorical. With the domineering Irene off pursuing academic challenges, Stuart and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Approached in the park by a shadowy figure, Angus Lordie is mistaken for a journalist and becomes privy to some controversial plans of the Scottish Parliament - but just what is he meant to do about it? At school, a new member of Bertie's class, Galactica MacFee, quickly comes between Bertie and Olive, leaving him no choice but to skip town. And the indomitable Irene finds herself yet again in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House 2024

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "In the microcosm of 44 Scotland Street, all of life's richness is found in the glorious goings-on of its residents. There s Domenica, whose anthropological training has honed her observations of her neighbors; Matthew, whose growing triplets are more than a handful; Bruce, whose challenge as ever is thinking of anything but himself; and Big Lou, who may just have found her shot at romance. And...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2022

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction McCall-Smith 2022

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Professor Dr. Moritz-Maria von Igelfeld despairs over an academic rival's undeserved acclaim and stumbles into a haphazard romance with a charming widow before a mountaineering accident catapults him into unwanted fame.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: From the hugely popular 44 Scotland Street series comes the latest adventures of Bertie and his family and friends. The winds of change are blowing through Scotland Street. Though Bertie is getting older, he can't resist an adventure to escape his domineering mother, and Bruce, ever the navel-gazer, will have to bring his best self to navigate the complexities of the pas de deux. While...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction McCall-Smith 2021

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "From the beloved author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series comes a delightful compendium of very short fiction and comics that celebrate the joy and absurdity of the human experience. It is often said that the best things in life come in small packages--anyone in search of proof need look no further than the stories in this collection: brief, utterly engaging tales that offer lasting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: Professor Dr. Dr. Moritz-Maria von Igelfeld, of the Institute of Romance Philology in the Bavarian city of Regensburg, finds that life is very difficult these days. His academic rival has been winning undeserved recognition. With help from Ophelia Prinzel, he stumbles towards a romance with Frau Benz. And at a dinner party, he is the only kind soul who can aid his rival's unfortunate dachshund,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Precious Ramotswe has two new friends at school and they have the funniest and most resourceful pet you can imagine. But they are upset that their family's most valuable possession, their cow, has gone missing. Precious has a plan to find the missing animal but she needs the help of another in her search. Will she succeed and what obstacles will she face on her path?"--...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MCC

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Excitement abounds when the revolving door of life brings fresh faces and hilarious new developments to the residents of Edinburgh's fictitious 44 Scotland Street"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MCC

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