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Stephens, Toby

Summary: Two London detectives with opposite personalities argue their way through murder investigations.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV VEX

Summary: Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns for a second season in her Emmy winning role as Vice President Selina Meyer in VEEP. As midterm elections loom, Vice President Meyer is scoring higher ratings than the President in several popularity polls, which she hopes will boost her influence and help her curry favor with the chief executive. But despite her best intentions, even the most banal actions can set...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jones, Carrie.

Summary: High school junior Zara and her friends continue to try to contain the pixies that threaten their small Maine town, but when a Valkyrie takes Zara's boyfriend, Nick, to Valhalla, the only way to save him is to trust a pixie king, Astley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Donaldson, Stephen R.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Holt, Kimberly Willis.

Summary: While her father, a Navy Chief, is on ship duty for six months, nine-year-old Piper stays busy with new neighbors, Christmas at a spaceship beach house, a trip to New Orleans, and especially the upcoming Gypsy Club pet show.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOL

Harrison, Kim

Summary: "Peri Reed's job eats her mind, but for a special task agent in hiding, forgetting the past can be a blessing. Betrayed by the man she thought she loved and the agency who turned her into the very thing she fought against, Peri abandoned the wealth and privilege of Opti for anonymity riddled with memory gaps and self-doubt. But when a highly addictive drug promises to end her dependency on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HAR

Harrison, Kim

Summary: "Betrayed by the man she thought she loved and the agency who turned her into the very thing she fought against, Peri Reed abandoned the wealth and privilege of Opti for anonymity riddled with memory gaps and self-doubt. A highly addictive drug promises to end her old dependency while creating a new one and Peri must choose"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LARGE PRINT M HAR

Summary: The showfollows Meyer and her staff as they attempt to make their mark and leave a lasting legacy, without getting tripped up in the day-to-day political games that define Washington.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Former Senator Selina Meyer was a charismatic leader and a rising star in her party with her eye on the White House, then she became Vice President. VEEP follows the whirlwind day-to day existence of Vice President Meyer as she puts out political fires, juggles a busy public schedule and demanding private life, and defends the President's interests, even as she tries to improve her...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Season three begins with Selina, eying a promotion, courting Iowa caucus voters at a signing for her new book, 'Some new beginnings.' Soon, Selina and her staff, are back in D.C. for Mike's wedding, learn that Secretary of Defense Maddox is resigning; setting Selina up for a possible run in the presidential primaries against Maddox and her nemesis, war-vet Danny Chung.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2015

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

Jones, Carrie.

Summary: When evil pixies cause mass destruction and chaos in Bedford, Maine, sixteen-year-old Zara prepares for war, aligning her team of pixies with the humans she loves so much, a task made more difficult by her growing feelings for pixie king Astley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: The show follows Meyer and her staff as they attempt to make their mark and leave a lasting legacy, without getting tripped up in the day-to-day political games that define Washington.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Former Senator Selina Meyer has accepted the call to serve as Vice President of the United States. The job is nothing like she imagined and everything she was warned about. 'Veep' follows Meyer and her staff as they attempt to make their mark and leave a lasting legacy, without getting tripped up in the day-to-day political games that define Washington.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The war of the sexes, like any war, needs leaders and followers. Using a military-style competition between male and female test subjects, this program examines the different ways in which men and women exercise power, set goals, construct hierarchies, and perform teamwork. A chain of command, incorporating clearly defined roles and responsibilities, quickly materializes among the male...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Packing the trunk, finding the right road, parking in a tight spot-are these masculine tasks, best accomplished with a man's mechanical aptitude and spatial reasoning? This program resists broadly brushed stereotypes, but does identify disparities in the ways men and women operate machines, manipulate tools, focus on tasks, and navigate. Accompanying two teams as they race to organize and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Why do girls demonstrate greater reading and writing ability than boys? Is the female brain hardwired for faster verbal development? Should men let women do the talking? This program studies language differences between the sexes and explores the possibility that many communication skills are gender-specific. Following two teams of well-educated adults as they undergo a crash course in...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: When asked to describe birth from a baby's perspective, a group of women talk about fear, elation, and other feelings-while their male counterparts summon only physical sensations. What causes such a contrast? This program explores the divergent emotional tendencies of men and women, throwing gender differences into bold relief through spontaneous theatrical exercises and expert commentary....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Looks, personality, intellect, bank account-the reasons for attraction can't be predicted. Or can they? This program investigates ways that men and women evaluate potential lovers and life partners, and shows how male and female criteria may be more similar than many think. Creating a relaxed, club-like setting in which a small group of singles meet, flirt, and discuss their goals, the program...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Jones, Carrie.

Summary: Depressed after the death of her stepfather, high school junior Zara goes to live with her grandmother in a small Maine town, where new friends tell Zara the strange man she keeps seeing may be a pixie king, and that only "were" creatures can stop him from taking souls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Bendis, Brian Michael.

Summary: The Avengers battle an infiltration of Krull.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 BEN

Blackstock, Terri

Summary: "Casey Cox is still on the run, fleeing prosecution for a murder she didn't commit. Dylan Roberts--her most relentless pursuer--is still on her trail, but his secret emails insist that he knows the truth and wants to help her. As Casey works to collect evidence about the real murderers, she stumbles on another unbearable injustice: an abused child and a suicidal man who's also been falsely...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2017

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Wiehl, Lis W.

Summary: When Jim Fate, an outspoken conservative radio talk show host, is killed by poisonous gas while his show is on the air, the Triple Threat Club must uncover the secrets behind the murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS WIE

Wiggins, Bethany

Summary: Now cured, Fiona Tarsis and her twin, Jonah, set out to find their mother with the help of Bowen and former neighbor Jacqui, planning to spread the cure along the way, but raiders will do anything to stop them and new ally Kevin may have ties to those raiders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Wilson, Jennifer

Summary: Returning to discover their home engulfed in the flames of Tribal war, Phoenix, Mouse and Triven find themselves facing the impossible. A civil war has consumed the city of Tartarus, but with The Wall coming down in sixteen days, they have been given the impossible task of uniting the Tribes to face Fandrin's army. Can Phoenix unite the murderous clans she has spent her life evading or will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oftomes Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y Fiction Wil