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Cather, Willa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1992

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Cather 1992

Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Summary: Mary Lennox is an orphan who is sent to live with her uncle at gloomy Misselthwaite Manor. Neglected and lonely, she begins to explore her new home and learns of a secret garden that her uncle has forbidden anyone to enter. A friendly robin shows Mary the key to the garden and she discovers a world she could never have imagined. The Secret Garden has enchanted generations of children and adults...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC BUR

Hughes, Langston

Summary: Langston Hughes's poetry launched a revolution among black writers in America. The poems in this volume were chosen by Hughes shortly before his death in 1967 and encompass work from his entire career.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1990

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Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 891.73 CHE

Hughes, Langston

Summary: "The ultimate book for both the dabbler and serious scholar. -- [Hughes] is sumptuous and sharp, playful and sparse, grounded in an earthy music -- This book is a glorious revelation." -- Boston Globe Spanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300 of which have never before appeared in book form), this magnificent volume is the definitive sampling of a writer who has been called the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1995

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 811.52 HUG

Summary: With extraordinary beauty, talent and grace, Spanish dancer Maria Vargas (Ava Gardner) was born to be a star. Aided by American movie director Harry Dawes (Humphrey Bogart), she attains great success and fortune in Hollywood's land of dreams. But, though she gives her all for stardom, there is one thing Maria will never compromise - her soul.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by MGM/UA Home Entertainment 2001

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

Summary: A free-spirited ex-G.I. stumbles upon five German refugee nuns in Arizona and helps them build a chapel.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA LIL

Summary: A dramatization of the story about the struggle of a Boston teacher, Annie Sullivan, to communicate with and teach the deaf, blind, and mute child, Helen Keller.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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Cather, Willa

Summary: Fervently pursuing the life of an artist, a young music student leaves behind her small midwestern town and comes to know the elation and heartache of a life in the creative world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAT

Cather, Willa

Summary: Set in seventeenth-century Canada, an evocation of North American origins highlights the men and women who struggled to adapt to the new world even as they clung to the one they had left behind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAT

Hughes, Langston

Summary: Powerful poems dealing with the most compelling issues of this African American's time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.52 HUG

James, Henry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.544 PER

James, Henry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAMES

Summary: An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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

Summary: Consumed by an insane rage, Captain Ahab has but one purpose in life-- revenge on the great white whale who maimed and disfigured him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Moby 2001

Summary: The prime minister of Grand Fenwick convinces the U.S. government to give him a million-dollar grant for the country's nonexistent space program.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2000

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

Summary: Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere. Australia is the only civilized area spared from destruction. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video 1996

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2 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI ON

Summary: In Amsterdam of 1642, master painter Rembrandt Van Rijn enjoys a full life until the sudden death of his wife. Bankrupt and bereft, he finds comfort in a pretty servant in his home. Can he summon the courage to overcome his demons or will tragedy continue to haunt him?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gaskell, Elizabeth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAS

Summary: Cary Grant stars as an angel who materializes in answer to the prayers of a harried young bishop, David Niven. Niven's efforts to raise money for a new cathedral have endangered his marriage to beautiful Loretta Young. Grant enters the bishop's household hoping to end the problems plaguing the family, but instead the bishop's negelected wife becomes infatuated with him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment Inc. 2001

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1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY Bis

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Bishop's 1947

Summary: A detective gives a ride to a half-naked girl, who is abruptly killed by thugs. Almost killed himself, the detective tries to solve the murder.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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Summary: "A powerful film about a ruthless journalist and an unscrupulous press agent who'll do anthing to achieve success"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2001

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

Summary: Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment Inc. 2001

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Summary: The true story of a convicted killer who avoids the depths of despair by becoming a world-renowned authority on birds during his imprisonment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment Inc. 2001

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

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