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Summary: During World War II, 70,000 Finnish children were shipped off to Swedish families who had agreed to shelter them for their own protection until the end of the war. This is the story of one such boy, Eero. After the death her husband, grief stricken Kirsti agrees with great reluctance to send Eero to Sweden. His surrogate parents, Signe and Hjalmar, are grieving the recent loss of a daughter....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Matila Röhr Productions 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN MOT

Tolonen, Jukka.

Contents: Elements. Earth fire water air -- Ramblin' -- Mountains -- Wanderland -- Last night.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Janus Records 1974

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In this offbeat comedy from Finland, Turo is stuck in a small village where the best thing is his life is being the lead vocalist for the amateur metal band Impaled Rektum. The only problem? He and his bandmates have practiced for twelve years without playing a single gig. The guys get a surprise visitor from Norway, the promoter for a huge heavy metal music festival, and decided it's now or...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Contents: [Disc 1]. The inheritance (1997; 93 min.) / a Kraft Premier movie ; Alliance Atlantis Communications presents an Alliance Atlantis Communications/Cosgrove Meurer/Televest production ; producer, Ed Self ; teleplay by Maria Nation ; directed by Bobby Roth -- Love among the ruins (1975; 103 min.) / ABC/Circle Films ; produced by Allan Davis ; directed by George Cukor ; written by James Costigan....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Br

Summary: "Rudy Veloz, a Barrio singing star determened to jump the salsa circuit and aim for big-time success in the mainstream. The rise-and-fall-and-rise storyling takes Rudy on a bumy ride through life in the fast lane: drugs, compromises, easy credit, easy women, broken promises, and shattered dreams." -- container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Yorker Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Kill Bill Vol. 1: "Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, The Bride emerges from a coma and decides it's time for payback-- with a vengeance! Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight she didn't start, but is determined to finish!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE KIL

Dekko, Espen

Summary: Paws, an old, faithful dog, dreams about the rabbits he used to chase, while he spends his last moments with his devoted young boy, Edward.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DEK

Summary: Juha has lost his wife in a drowning accident. Years after he still feels numb and unable to connect with people. Meeting Mona, a dominatrix, changes everything.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hämäläinen, Pekka

3 holds on 3 copies

Summary: There is an old, deeply rooted story about America that goes like this: Columbus "discovers" a strange continent and brings back tales of untold riches. The European empires rush over, eager to stake out as much of this astonishing "New World" as possible. Though Indigenous peoples fight back, they cannot stop the onslaught. White imperialists are destined to rule the continent, and history is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 970.004 HAM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970.004 HAM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Native Hamamainen

Hämäläinen, Pekka

Summary: Discusses the power wielded by the Comanches in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in the southern Great Plains, the Southwest, and northern Mexico, covering their military ability, political dominance, and commercial and cultural influence as they resisted European colonization until their defeat in 1875.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.004 HAM

Hämäläinen, Pekka

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America's history. This first complete account of the Lakota Indians traces their rich and often surprising history from the early sixteenth to the early twenty-first century. Pekka Hamalainen explores the Lakotas' roots as marginal hunter-gatherers and reveals how they reinvented themselves twice: first as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.004 HAM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Native Hamalainen

Pakku.

Contents: Happy -- Spectators -- Lost from time (for 9 hours) -- Drog ao upphafi endis -- Megaman -- Lifetime in a garage -- Pets -- 10-01 -- Eg fraus vio straetoskylio -- Jack names the planets -- Kjotbudin.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Made By People 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: See Little Pim and kids waking up, brushing up, and dressing up, and find out what they are all smiling about! All about the joys of waking up to a new day and going to sleep at the end of a busy day. Introduces more than 60 German words and phrases associated with morning and evening routines. The Wake Up Smiling German DVD is appropriate for toddlers, babies, and preschoolers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Pim Corp. 2009

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: DVD JUV GERMAN LIT

Summary: See Little Pim and friends making and eating food while having a great time discovering new tastes. Introduces more than 60 German words and phrases for mealtimes. The Eating and Drinking German DVD is appropriate for toddlers, babies, and preschoolers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Pim Corp. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: DVD JUV GERMAN LIT

Summary: See the fun ways Little Pim and children play together while learning German words. Explores the wonders of play, from blocks to boats to stuffed animals having tea parties, to dress up. Introduces more than 60 German words and phrases for mealtimes. The Playtime German DVD is appropriate for toddlers, babies, and preschoolers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Pim Corp. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: DVD JUV GERMAN LIT

Joona Toivanen Trio

Contents: Uikù -- Frost -- Winged escape -- Morning mist -- Gentle lady -- Poseidon -- Vocalise -- Memory (of a friend).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Note 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ TOI

Kars, Marjoleine

Summary: "The story of a massive eighteenth-century slave rebellion in the Dutch colony of Berbice (now Guyana) which had been all but forgotten. Historian Marjoleine Kars recovers a riveting tale from the archives, including rare first-person accounts from African-born slaves"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 KAR

Marton, Kati.

Summary: "This astonishing real-life spy thriller, filled with danger, misplaced loyalties, betrayal, treachery, and pure evil, with a plot twist worthy of John le Carre, is relevant today as a tale of fanaticism and the lengths it takes us to. True Believer reveals the life of Noel Field, an American who betrayed his country and crushed his family. Field, once a well-meaning and privileged American,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FIELD, NOEL HAVILAND MAR

Meng, Kaari

Summary: The founder of the French General jewelry store shares beading projects inspired by the changing seasons in France, including one jewelry set for each month that contains a necklace, bracelet, and pair of earrings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lark 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.59 MEN

Summary: "Fifteen original short stories from YA superstars featuring the monsters of Latine myths and legends"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lynn, Bari.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 747 LYN

Warner, Kaki.

Summary: Hoping to escape his past, Ethan Hardesty left a career as an architect and went to work for the railroad. Only two things impede his desire to transform Heartbreak Creek into a thriving town once again-- a vandal bent on stopping the railroad, and the beautiful but hardheaded woman who won't sign over the final right-of-way through the canyon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wilson, Sari

Summary: Interweaving narratives that move between past and present follow a young ballerina whose life is upended when she falls in love with her much-older mentor, and a professor of dance at a Midwestern college who has a risky affair with a student.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Don, Lari

Summary: "Every loch in Scotland, however beautiful, has its cold, dark depths. And every loch in Scotland has its kelpie. But it's easy to forget those dangers on a sunny afternoon..." Flora is playing with her brothers and sisters by the loch when she notices a stunning white horse. While her siblings clamour for a chance to ride the beautiful animal, Flora is worried. Where has this strange horse...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Edinburgh Picture Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DON

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