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George, Nina

Summary: Marianne is stuck in a loveless, unhappy marriage. After forty-one years, she has reached her limit, and one evening in Paris she decides to take action. Following a dramatic moment on the banks of the Seine, Marianne leaves her life behind and sets out for the coast of Brittany, also known as "the end of the world". Here she meets a cast of colorful and unforgettable locals who surprise her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

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Summary: Mr. Bean enters a church raffle and wins a vacation to France as well as a camcorder. Boarding a Eurostar train and arriving in Paris, the French language proves to be a barrier for Bean. He struggles to catch his train to the south of France. He orders a seafood meal and finds the consumption of the platter to be a challenge. Just before catching his train, he asks Russian film director Emil,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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LaFevers, Robin.

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Summary: In the fifteenth-century kingdom of Brittany, Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where she learns that the god of Death has blessed her with dangerous gifts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphia 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC LAF

LaFevers, Robin.

Summary: "Sybella's duty as Death's assassin in 15th-century France forces her return home to the personal hell that she had finally escaped. Love and romance, history and magic, vengeance and salvation converge in this sequel to Grave Mercy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION LAF

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1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC LAF

Morgan, Louisa

Summary: "A Secret History of Witches follows five generations of women -- all of whom happen to be witches -- from nineteenth-century Brittany to London during World War II. Brittany, 1821. After Grand-mère Ursule gives her life to save her family, their magic seems to die with her. Even so, they fight to keep the old ways alive, practicing half-remembered spells and arcane rites in hopes of a revival....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Redhook 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

LaFevers, Robin.

Summary: Annith's worst fears are realized when she discovers that, despite her lifelong training to be an assassin, she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to be forever shut up in the convent of Saint Mortain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC LAF

Price, Marjorie (Marjorie Joan)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press/Gale Cengage Learning 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 944.1092 Price

Bannalec, Jean-Luc

Summary: "The Killing Tide by Jean-Luc Bannalec is the fifth novel in the internationally bestselling Commissaire Dupin series. Deep sea fishers, dolphin researchers, smugglers, and an island shrouded in myth in the middle of the rough Atlantic ocean: Commissaire Dupin had sworn he would never again investigate on the ocean, but his fifth case takes him offshore, off the west coast of Brittany on a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAN

Brydon, James

Summary: "December 1959: A furious anticolonial war rages in Algeria. Captain Jacques le Garrec, a former detective and French Resistance hero, returns to France in disgrace. Traumatized after two years of working in the army intelligence services, he's now accused of a brutal crime. As le Garrec awaits trial in the tiny Breton town where he grew up, he is asked to look into a disturbing and unsolved...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Akashic Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRY

Greenside, Mark.

Summary: Author and teacher Mark Greenside recounts his struggles to fit into the life of a small Celtic village in Brittany.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2008

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: 944 Gre

Skolvan (Musical group)

Contents: Gwenojennoù ar gavotten -- Joausté ar c'heisté -- Ar marc'hadour bihan -- Trip to Skye -- Er meliner -- Kozh korle -- Polkas bognolaises -- Allez oust! -- Le sous-marin s'en va.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Keltia Musique 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN SKO

Bannalec, Jean-Luc

Summary: "Commissaire Georges Dupin, a Parisian-born caffeine junkie recently relocated from the glamour of Paris to the remote (if picturesque) Breton coast, is not happy when he is dragged from his morning croissant and coffee to the scene of a curious murder. The local village of Pont-Aven--a sleepy community by the sea where everyone knows one other and nothing much seems to happen--is in shock. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAN

Anderson, M. T.

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Summary: "Ys, city of wealth and wonder, has a history of dark secrets. Queen Malgven used magic to raise the great walls that keep Ys safe from the tumultuous sea. But after the queen's inexplicable death, her daughters drift apart. Rozenn, the heir to the throne, spends her time on the moors communing with wild animals, while Dahut, the youngest, enjoys the splendors of royal life and is eager to take...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2020

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Penman, Sharon Kay.

Summary: Justin de Quincy is drawn into a conspiracy when he investigates a forged document that implicates Prince John in a plot to kill his brother King Richard, a scheme that also endangers the woman Justin serves, Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEN

Bradshaw, Gillian

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOR 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Contents: Noce tragique (3:58) -- Loup-garou (3:31) -- Le Rosier (4:43) -- Cardeuse (3:57) -- Confédération (3:47) -- Chaise ardente (3:26) -- D'ouest en est (2:51) -- Forillon (4:43) -- Petit rêve IX (1:49) -- Pauvre enfant (4:43) -- Entre ciel et terre (5:18) -- L'échafaud (1:49) -- La marche des Iroquois (2:19) -- Papineau (2:18) -- Amant volange (2:54).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/NORTH AMERICAN VEN

LaFevers, Robin

Summary: When Sybella discovers there is another trained assassin from St. Mortain's convent deep undercover in the French court, she must use every skill in her arsenal to navigate the deadly royal politics and find her sister-in-arms before her time--and that ofthe newly crowned queen--runs out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC LAF

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC LAF

George, Nina

Summary: "Marianne is stuck in a loveless, unhappy marriage. After forty-one years, she has reached her limit, and one evening in Paris she decides to take action. Following a dramatic moment on the banks of the Seine, Marianne leaves her life behind and sets out for the coast of Brittany, also known as "the end of the world." Here she meets a cast of colorful and unforgettable locals who surprise her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GEO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GEO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction George 2017

Roberts, Nora.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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

Summary: The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. Find yourself transported by these sexy, romantic, haunting, dramatic, and beautiful stories.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Home Entertainment 2007

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Contents: Cutting bracken ; Brisk Bob ; Laird of Drumblair -- Melodie ; Rondes de Loudeac -- Garrett Barry's jig ; Cliffs of Moher -- Dionne reel ; Mouth of the Tobique -- Larides de Pontivy et de Josselin -- Mist covered mountains of home -- Pigeon on the gate ; Lafferty's ; Morning dew -- Suite de Loudeac -- Music for a found harmonium ; La partida ; Roumanian tune ; Calgary polka ; Leaving Brittany --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Green Linnet 1993

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN /EUROPEAN BUR

Summary: "The traditional stories of Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales transport us to the fantastical world of Celtic folklore. These timeless tales brim with wit and magic, and each one is brought to life with elegant silhouette art in this special illustrated edition." -- Page [4] cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2016

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May, Peter

Summary: Beginning an investigation into a fourth cold case described in a book by Parisian journalist Roger Raffin, Scottish scholar and amateur detective Enzo MacLeod travels to a small island off the coast of Brittany where his attempts to solve a 20-year-old murder meet with the hostility of the locals who do not want to see the case back in the headlines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poisoned Pen Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAY

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M MAY

Pears, Iain.

Summary: Journeying to a remote French island to sit for a portrait that is painted by his tormented artist friend, an influential London art critic recalls the early years of their friendship, and his own influence over aspiring artists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEA

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