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Davis, David

Summary: In this parody of the famous poem by Clement C. Moore, Santa Claus is a trucker in a red jumpsuit and cap who pays a visit to those at the Midway truck stop on Christmas Eve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pelican Pub. 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DAVIS

Summary: A trucker, whose CB nickname is "Rubber Duck," is pursued through three states by an implacable police officer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Anderson, James

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A trucker sets out to protect an abandoned child in the Utah desert...Winter has come to Route 117, a remote road through the high desert of Utah trafficked only by eccentrics, fugitives, and those looking to escape the world. Local truck driver Ben Jones, still in mourning over a heartbreaking loss, is just trying to get through another season of treacherous roads and sudden snowfall without...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AND

Hill, Joe

Summary: "In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles in thirteen relentless tales of supernatural suspense, including "In The Tall Grass," one of two stories co-written with Stephen King, basis for the terrifying feature film from Netflix. A little door that opens to a world of fairy tale wonders becomes the blood-drenched stomping ground for a gang of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FIC HIL

Summary: Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk goes under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championships. Relying on his wits and will power, he struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Armwrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Over 2005

London, Jonathan

Summary: A boy imagines what it would be like to drive a big rig across the country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Londo

Powell, Eric.

Summary: Jack Burton's strange quest may be over, but it resulted in the return of an old nemesis. Burton, Wang, and friends must split up, for an entire army of assassins is out for their blood. For Jack and Wang, that means one thing: road trip!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Studios 2014

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Summary: Jack Burton is a big-talking, wisecracking trucker who goes beneath the streets of San Francisco's Chinatown to battle an army of spirits when his friend's fiancee is kidnapped.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2002

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Summary: This guide is designed to prepare professional and prospective truck and trailer drivers for the tests required by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's Educational Series 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.2 BAR

Summary: A man who finds himself unable to hold down a job is asked to drive a truck across the country, and when he finds out what he is delivering he is faced with a life-changing choice.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entert. 0000

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD PRI RATED PG13

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

Hamilton, Shane

Contents: Food and power in the New Deal, 1933-42 -- Chaos, control, and country trucking, 1933-42 -- Food fights in war and peace, 1942-52 -- Trucking culture and politics in the agribusiness era, 1953-61 -- Beef trusts and asphalt cowboys -- The milkman and the milk hauler -- Agrarian trucking culture and deregulatory capitalism, 1960-80.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.48 HAM

Hayes, Frank

Summary: "Buddy Hinton is just a good ole boy. So when he disappears after a night drinking at the Black Bull, his friends just figure he went down to Mexico to find himself a girlfriend and will eventually come back. But this case quickly becomes a homicide after the sheriff discovers the missing man floating in one of his stock tanks. For a man who wasn't known to have enemies, Buddy clearly upset...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hayes 2014

Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray)

Summary: In a sinister encounter with a rogue truck driver tricked up like a rhinestone cowboy, Odd has a disturbing vision of a shocking multiple homicide that has not yet been committed. Across California, into Nevada, and back again, Odd embarks on a riveting road chase to prevent the tragedy. Along the way, he meetsand charms a collection of eccentrics who become his allies in a terrifying battle...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Koo

Murphy, Finn

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A long-haul trucker reflects on the changing realities of the working class as witnessed during journeys ranging from the I-95 Powerland and the Florida Everglades to the truck stops of the Midwest and the Rocky Mountains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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Reynolds, Burt

Summary: Two truckers trying to transport 400 cases of beer from Texas to Atlanta get pursued by a sheriff after they pick up a hitch-hiking runaway bride-to-be who happens to have left the sheriff's son.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012

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Rowland, Hugh

Summary: You've watched him battle the odds on History Channel's Ice Road Truckers. Now read Hugh "The Polar Bear" Rowland's own storm-by-storm account of surviving and conquering the infamous ice roads of the Arctic. Every year, a fleet of truckers travels through the Canadian Arctic, battling subzero temperatures and perilous conditions. The region is heavily endowed with natural resources. Locating...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2010

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: 388.324 ROW

Stacey, Lyndon.

Summary: When ex-police dog handler Daniel Whelan is asked by his former boss to help a friend who is struggling to run her husband's haulage company while he is recovering from a vicious attack, he and his German shepherd, Taz, rapidly find themselves attracting the wrong sort of attention. Daniel investigates, and soon finds evidence of some very nasty business indeed--but after several violent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Powell, Eric.

Summary: As Lo Pan's forces bring their terror to the Midnight Road in search of Egg and Miao Yin, Jack Burton looks to end this once and for all. Jack Burton is back, and he has brought an army...sort of. With the Lords of Death on their tail, Jack and Wang must find a way to make these two evil forces butt heads without bringing Chinatown down in the process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Studios 2015

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Summary: Joe, a struggling truck driver, is haunted by the memory of his deceased wife and daughter. Joe's life takes a dramatic turn when he meets Julia, a woman with mysterious spiritual powers, whose daughter, Billie, lies in a coma. Julia enlists Joe's help to stop Billie from crossing over to the spirit world, but when Billie awakes, her body is possessed, by the vengeful spirit of Joe's dead wife.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BET

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Summary: Get ready to tear up the highway with the Bandit, a fun-loving, fast-talking trucker who takes on his craziest haul yet; delivering 400 cases of beer from Texarkana to Atlanta in just 28 hours. With Sheriff Buford T. Justice hot on his trail and eager to teach him some respect for the law, the Bandit joins forces with good ol' boy, Cledus and runaway bride Carrie.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Smokey 2017

Summary: Young widow Tanpopo attempts to start a small ramen noodle restaurant. She has little success until she meets Gorō, a cowboy-hat-wearing truck driver who decides to helps her to make the perfect bowl of top ramen. A story that features various subplots and an eclectic group of supporting characters, all of whom have expressively passionate relationships with food.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: s.n. 2000

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

Summary: So much of life really comes down to moving things. So it's no surprise how many different career paths the Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Cluster offers. In this program, people who work in various occupations within the Cluster discuss their jobs, as well as the education and training they needed to acquire them. Correlates to the National Standards for Life Work.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: "Down in the big construction site, tough trucks work with all their might. But now it's time to say goodnight! Little truck drivers will drift off to sleep to this soothing good-bye to the day"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2012

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

Summary: Traces Jimmy Hoffa's turbulent career from 1935, when he first solicits truck drivers to join the fledgling International Brotherhood of Teamsters, to his disappearance in 1975.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2003

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