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Tortorella, Nico

Summary: Expanding on themes explored on their popular podcast, The Love Bomb, Nico shares the intimate details of their romantic partnerships, the dysfunction of their loud but loving Italian family, and the mingling of their feminine and masculine identities into one multidimensional, sexually fluid, nonbinary individual.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 305.3 TOR

Harvard, Joe

Summary: "The Velvet Underground and Nico has influenced the sound of more bands than almost any other album. And remarkably, it still sounds as fresh and challenging today as it did upon its release in 1967. In this book, Joe Harvard covers everything from Lou Reed's lyrical genius to John Cale's groundbreaking instrumentation, and from the creative input of Andy Warhol to the fine details of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Academic 2013

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Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 LEV SPANISH

Delano, Jack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Institution Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 972.95 PUE

Bullard, Lisa.

Summary: Explains the history behind the holiday and discusses how it is celebrated.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 972.07 BUL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J972.07 BUL

Summary: "A gripping tale of microbes, medicine and money, Under our skin exposes the hidden story of Lyme disease, one of the most controversial and fastest growing epidemics of our time. Each year, thousands go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed, often told that their symptoms are 'all in their head.' Following the stories of patients and physicians fighting for their lives and livelihoods, the film brings...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Open Eye Pictures 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC UND

Zenón, Miguel

Summary: "The music on this recording draws from various musical and cultural traditions from ... [the composer's] native Puerto Rico"--Container.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

1 hold on 8 copies

Summary: Princess Merida, an archer and self-reliant young woman, makes a decision which defies custom and brings chaos to her kingdom. To restore her kingdom, she must rely on her bravery and archery skills.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD BRA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BRA RATED PG

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY BRA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BRA

Summary: Three separate stories about love in Puerto Rico: a man accidentally reveals his brother's extra-marital affair to his sister-in-law when he mistakes her grief over the death of her grandmother for distress about the infidelity. The next story revolves around a man whose love for a bus driver drives him to take her and the bus passengers hostage until she consents to marriage. In the final...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Maya Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Baker, Christopher P.

Summary: Year-round sun and fabulous beaches make Puerto Rico the perfect warm-weather getaway, but there's so much more to explore on this beautiful island. Wander off the beaten path to the misty rainforests of El Yunque, venture through the island's mountainous interior of Spanish hill towns and coffee plantations, and explore the gracious colonial towns. Delicious food, world-class rum, and an array...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 910 TRAVEL PUERTO RICO

Díaz, Jaquira

Summary: "Jaquira Díaz writes an unflinching account of growing up as a queer biracial girl searching for home as her family splits apart and her mother struggles with mental illness and addiction. From her own struggles with depression and drug abuse to her experiences of violence to Puerto Rico's history of colonialism, every page vibrates with music and lyricism"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2019

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Greene, Ronnie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amistad 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.738 GRE

Summary: Take a journey through paradise, from the timeless plazas of Old San Juan, around the island and back again, using the lighthouses at the four corners of the island as transition points. Features aerial and ground footage shot in high-definition with the latest technology; informative narration about the island's rich history, architecture, and lush natural beauty; and a soundtrack of local...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WLIW 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.2 VIS

Delacre, Lulu

Summary: "Rafi and Rosi, two curious tree frogs, explore the bomba, plena, and salsa music traditions of their home island, Puerto Rico"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc. 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE DEL

Summary: A journey with Karenlie Riddering and local guides through Puerto Rico's finest attraction and idyllic countryside. See the many historic sights of Old San Juan, El Yunque (the tropical rainforest), the beaches, golf courses, the Bacardi Rum Factory, and the nightlife where casinos, night clubs and fine restaurants abound.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Kaleidoscope 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.2 INS

Dávila 666 (Musical group)

Contents: Tan Bajo -- Obsesionao -- Yo Seria Otro -- Los Cruces -- Si Me Vez -- Mala -- Robacun A -- Esa Nena Nunca Regreso -- Eso Que Me Haces -- Patitas -- ¡Diablo! -- Ratata -- Noche De Terror -- De Verdad.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: In The Red 2011

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

Miramar (Musical group : Puerto Rico)

Contents: Tus pasos (2:47) -- Alma adentro (3:20) -- Sin ti (4:21) -- Nuestra luna (3:09) -- Di corazón (4:17) -- Estatua (4:12) -- Por siempre (3:43) -- Y entonces (3:07) -- En mis sueños (3:14) -- Como tú eres (3:39).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN MIR

Contents: Plat book of Newaygo County, Michigan ([1900]) -- Farm plat book (1955) -- Farm plat book with index to owners (1962) -- Tri-annual atlas & plat book (1965) -- Triennial atlas & plat book (1968, 1971) -- Atlas & plat book (1974, 1977) -- Land atlas & plat book (1980) -- Land atlas and plat book (1982) -- Land atlas, plat book and sportsman's guide (1983, 1986, 1988) -- Land atlas, plat book,...

Format: cartographic

Publisher / Publication Date: Rockford Map Publishers 1900

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference Desk, Call number: R DESK 912 Newaygo 2010-11

Summary: Pixar Animation Studios, the creator of Toy Story 3, whisks you away on an astonishing adventure to an ancient land full of mystery and tradition. Bursting with heart, unforgettable characters and Pixar's signature humor, Brave is incredible entertainment for the whole family. Take a heroic journey with Merida, a skilled archer and headstrong daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney-Pixar 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BRA RATED PG

Cox, Judy.

Summary: Mouse enjoys the sights and smells of Cinco de Mayo despite being trailed by a determined cat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE COX

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE COX

Nguyen, Dustin

Summary: It is April and Mr. Freeze is being released from Arkham Asylum, and it is up to Batman to make sure he has really mended his ways--then on Cinco de Mayo, Robin leads his friends into battle in Gotham's seedy underworld.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 NGU

Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane.

Summary: A young Mexican American from California learns about her heritage and celebrates the holiday with her friends, family, and community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J394.262 HOY

Summary: Tony is an undereducated Brooklyn teenager who is bored with his daytime job. The highlight of his week is going to the local disco, where he is the king of the dance floor. Tony meets Stephanie at the disco and they agree to dance together in a competition. Stephanie resists Tony's attempts to romance her, as she aspires to greater things. Gradually, Tony also becomes disillusioned with the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE SAT

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: From land, boat, and sky. Above and below the water. From the point of view of the animals and people who are found there, we will show these rivers as they have never been seen before, highlighting each river's very own unique atmosphere and character so that each episode will have its own mood. This series will find new perspectives to cover these amazing waterways. Using the latest in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV RIV