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Summary: It takes viewers into the stirring and treacherous world of the Revolutionary War and America's first spy ring. This season returns with an epic ten-episode season that builds towards one of the most notorious moments in American history, the treasonous defection of Benedict Arnold. Behind enemy lines on Long Island, Abe Woodhull is a spy for the Patriots, reporting directly to George...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TUR

Han, Jenny.

Summary: "Lillia, Kat and Mary must deal with the fallout of what happened on New Year's Eve in the conclusion to the Burn for Burn trilogy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Although facial and body hair are the most visible signs of male puberty, the process of becoming a man actually involves major organs like the heart and lungs. No one demonstrates that better than 14-year-old Jesse, whose physique is developing rapidly-while Mark, at almost the same age, poignantly awaits even the first hint of change. Meanwhile, 12-year-old choir member Dominic struggles to...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: A major problem in the spread of chlamydia in the developing world is that people rarely have the time to see a doctor, let alone attend a follow-up appointment. In the Philippines a journey to a clinic can take a whole day, and the diagnostic test takes five to six hours. However, the development of a much more rapid screener-a test strip utilizing nanogold technology-has taken place in...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: Lurking in stagnant pools and muddy watering holes, the guinea worm easily gets into the food chain-and, because it is frighteningly invulnerable to stomach acids and the human immune system, it is next to impossible to remove from the body. But now, scientists are on the verge of eradicating the parasite, humanity's oldest and largest nematode enemy. This program journeys to Sudan, the country...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: On World AIDS Day 2003, WHO and UNAIDS released a detailed and concrete plan to reach the 3 by 5 target of providing antiretroviral treatment to three million people living with AIDS in developing countries and those in transition by the end of 2005. It was a vital step toward the ultimate goal of providing universal access to AIDS treatment to all those who need it. This program travels to...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Uganda is at a turning point in its fight against malaria. In Kampala's Mulago hospital, a staggering percentage of admissions are due to malaria and it is the highest cause of death amongst patients. The parasite is becoming resistant to the standard treatments, and infecting children of younger ages. Just as worrying-some mosquitoes are becoming immune to the insecticide commonly used on...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: Everything is wrong, complains Claudia-who, until her changing body lost its sense of balance, envisioned no obstacles to becoming a professional dancer. Identical twins Jessica and Rebecca prepare for high school and the social stress it will bring, with bra shopping at the top of their worry list. And Alex, now 13, sheds light on the trauma of starting puberty at age seven. Incorporating...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: Among the research and funding experts of the global health community, the "Big Three" diseases are AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria. As urgent as it is to fight these illnesses, many others also need attention and aren't getting it. These "forgotten diseases" include elephantiasis (or lymphatic filariasis), bilharzia (or schistosomiasis), and river blindness (or onchocerciasis), among others....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: More and more drug-resistant strains of Haemophilus influenzae type b bacteria (Hib) have emerged in recent years, and the consequences of late or no treatment are devastating. The microbe is estimated to cause at least 3 million cases of serious disease-often meningitis-and up to 700,000 deaths each year among young children. This program examines the tragic problem in Bangladesh, where the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: Over a half-million women in the world get cervical cancer every year, with nearly 80 percent in developing countries. Human papilloma virus (HPV) causes the cancer and is therefore among the worst instigators of female cancer mortality worldwide. A vaccine is now available against the disease, but how effective is it, and can it save lives in poor, remote regions as well as wealthy areas? This...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: A killer flu outbreak isn't just a developing-world nightmare. The influenza virus is so adaptable that the West is as vulnerable as anywhere else. This program outlines the history of influenza and explores current research into what steps, if any, might prevent a future flu pandemic. Viewers are shown how the virus mutates to resist vaccines and has an uncanny ability to jump species...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: At an overwhelmed hospital in Uttar Pradesh, India, young children struggle for their lives. The threat initially appears like the flu or other illnesses, so it often goes misdiagnosed and treated with useless antibiotics until a more experienced doctor sees the patient. By then, it is often too late to prevent either death or severe brain damage. The film provides a glimpse of India's 2005...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne infection, which affects some 50 million people annually. It is now endemic in more than 100 countries in Africa, South America, the Eastern Mediterranean, Southeast Asia, and the Western Pacific. This program journeys to Thailand to join scientists at the forefront of the fight to contain and eliminate Dengue. Viewers learn about one of the principal challenges...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Snelling, Lauraine

Summary: "In 1906 Minnesota, Nilda Carlson's life now resembles the images that filled her dreams in Norway. But when she spots the man from her terrifying past in town, her new life and hope for love could come crashing down around her. Did danger follow her across the Atlantic?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SNE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SNE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION SNE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Snelling 2018

Gray, Shelley Shepard.

Summary: Randall Beiler is angry when his brother hires Elizabeth Nolt, the woman whose heart Randall broke, as a housekeeper on their family farm, but when he learns of her hard financial situation he knows it is the right thing to do, and may even give him a second chance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Inspire an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

Bledsoe, Alex.

Summary: "Long Black Curl: a brand-new tale in Alex Bledsoe's acclaimed urban fantasy series, where magic is hidden in plain sight and age-old rivalries simmer just beneath the surface In all the time the Tufa have existed, only two have ever been exiled: Bo-Kate Wisby and her lover, Jefferson Powell. They were cast out, stripped of their ability to make music, and cursed to never be able to find...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLE

Shogan, Colleen J.

Summary: The Mayflower Society is about to hold its annual meeting at Washington D.C.'s swanky gathering place for the elite, the Continental Club. That means Kit Marshall's upper-crust future in-laws, Buffy and Winston Hollingsworth, are coming for a visit. Annoyed that Kit has not set a date to marry Doug, Buffy wants her to commit to a high society wedding at the club. Kit, though chief of staff for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Banks, Maya.

Summary: They say young love doesn't last, but a girl from the wrong side of the tracks with unique abilities and the hometown golden boy were determined to defy the odds. For Zack Covington, AnnaGrace--his "Gracie"--was the one. Until one night forever alters the course of their future, when a devastated Gracie disappears without a trace, leaving Zack to agonize over what happened to the girl he loved....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAN

Summary: Power is shifting and lines are crossed in the gripping third season. Following the firm's merger with a prestigious British business, loyalties are tested between high-powered counsel Harvey Specter, legal prodigy Mike Ross, and their boss, managing partner Jessica Pearson.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SUI

Summary: They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Swanson 2016

Crouch, Blake

Summary: Secret Service agent Ethan Burke arrived in Wayward Pines, Idaho, three weeks ago. In this town, people are told who to marry, where to live, where to work. Their children are taught that David Pilcher, the town's creator, is god. No one is allowed to leave; even asking questions can get them killed. But Ethan has discovered the astonishing secret of what lies beyond the electrified fence that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CRO

Brown, Sharon Garlough

Summary: The spiritual journey takes unexpected turns for the women of Sensible Shoes in this third book of the series. Having been challenged to persevere in hope, can they now embrace the joy of complete surrender? Join these four women in a poignant story that reveals the joy that comes from laying our lives at the feet of God and standing barefoot on holy ground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: InterVarsity Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Brown

Baggott, Julianna

Summary: Inside the Dome, Partridge, having taken his father's place as leader of the Pures, realizes that things are not as clear as he thought while outside, Pressia and Bradwell continue their efforts to heal the Wretches, unsure if they can still trust their friend Partridge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAG

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