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Vo, Nghi

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Summary: "Immigrant. Socialite. Magician. Jordan Baker grows up in the most rarefied circles of 1920s American society-she has money, education, a killer golf handicap, and invitations to some of the most exclusive parties of the Jazz Age. She's also queer and Asian, a Vietnamese adoptee treated as an exotic attraction by her peers, while the most important doors remain closed to her. But the world is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tordotcom 2021

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC VO

Summary: Tharlo is a Tibetan shepherd, used to living with little human contact. Visiting a Tibetan town in Qinghai province to obtain a proper ID card from the local police station, Tharlo surprises Police Chief Dorje by reciting from memory a lengthy excerpt from one of Chairman Mao's essays. But things develop in a romantic rather than a political direction. To prepare for his ID photo, Tharlo needs...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: In nineteenth-century rural Vietnam, fourteen-year-old May becomes the third wife of wealthy landowner Hung. Soon, she learns that she can only gain status by asserting herself as a woman who can give birth to a male child. May's hope to change her status turns into a real and tantalizing possibility when she gets pregnant. Faced with forbidden love and its devastating consequences, May finally...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Summary: A new arrival in British-occupied Hong Kong wants to open a martial arts academy to teach his unique Wing Chun style. But a corrupt cabal of martial arts masters, led by Master Hung, refuses to allow him to teach in peace until he proves himself in a series of fights against the local master, which Ip does, in style. But even after earning the respect of the local masters, Ip's troubles are...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Well Go USA 2010

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

Summary: Set in rural 1940s Vietnam, a young man takes up with a rough band of nomadic buffalo herders and discovers freedom, violence, and love - but also secrets about his past that will change his life forever.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2006

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

Summary: A young girl, Jinhui was sent to orphanage by her father. After accepting the reality of abandonment, she begins to establish relationships in the orphanage. She realizes that the orphanage cannot offer her the new life she needs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Jie jie you xian gong si 2011

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BRA

Piazzolla, Astor.

Contents: Libertango (3:08) -- Tango suite / arr. Sergio Assad (10:00) -- Sur : regreso al amor (6:02) -- Le grand tango (11:36) -- Fugata (3:47) -- Tango remembrances / Jorge Calandrelli, Astor Piazzolla (6:20) -- Mumuki (5:06) -- Tres minutos con la realidad (3:07) -- Milonga del ángel (6:38) -- Café 1930 (7:47).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Classical 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL PIA

Piazzolla, Astor

Summary: The enhanced (multimedia) portion contains videos and interviews with Yo-Yo Ma.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL MA

Summary: "Ying Zheng, the King of Qin, has one driving ambition: to unify China's seven kingdoms into one magnificent empire. Impressed by her lover's convictions, Lady Zhao helps Ying Zheng concoct an assassination plot that would justify the conquest of Qin's most powerful enemy"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

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

Vo, Nancy

Summary: In this memorable and beautifully illustrated story, a ranger comes across a fox caught in a trap. The ranger frees the fox and promises only to tend to its wounds. The fox recovers and remains curiously close to the ranger, and when unexpected twists occur, the fox ends up being the helper. The ranger asks the fox, "Does this make us even'" and almost immediately feels regret - keeping score...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE RAN

Vo, Nancy

Summary: A small Western town lives in fear of another visit from a known outlaw, but a while after the outlaw mysteriously disappears, a stranger rides into town to make repairs to the dilapidated village.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2020

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE OUT

Summary: A young boy, Ali, loses his sister Zahra's school shoes. In order to stay out of trouble, the two come up with a plan to share Ali's shoes, but they must keep it a secret from their parents.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 1999

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

DuPrau, Jeanne

Summary: In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

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

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

Summary: The story of a master chef and his three adult daughters, all of whom are seeking love and happiness in different ways.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2002

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

Summary: A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2003

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

Summary: A superhero with total disregard for the damage he causes while saving people finds himself having his image changed by a public relations executive, in return for saving the executive's life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2008

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

Staples, Vince

Contents: Ramona Park legend, pt. 1 -- Lift me up -- Norf norf -- Birds & bees (featuring Daley) -- Loca -- Lemme know (Jhené Aiko and DJ Dahi) -- Dopeman (featuring Joey Fatts and Kilo Kish) -- Jump off the roof (featuring Snoh Aalegra) -- Señorita -- Summertime -- Ramona Park legend, pt. 2 -- 3230 -- Surf (featuring Kilo Kish) -- Might be wrong (featuring Haneef Talib, aka GeNNo and eeeeeeee) -- Get...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Def Jam 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP STA

Vo, Dzung X.

Summary: In this powerful book, a pediatrician specializing in teen and adolescent medicine offers a breakthrough mindfulness program to help you deal with stress in healthy ways, improve communication, and reduce conflicts with family and friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 155.5 VO

Zo!

Contents: Lake Erie -- Starlight -- Packing for Chicago -- I don't mind -- Wishing you well -- A season -- Just whatcha like -- Lifelines -- For pops -- Steal my joy.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: The Foreign Exchange Music 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES ZO

Summary: "After a mysterious explosion destroys an artificial intelligence lab, Allen Holister is framed for the theft of an experimental computer brain. With no other alternative, his son Jack sets out to prove his father's innocence and find out who really committed the crime. The true culprit has merged the computer with his own brain, transforming him into the master criminal known as Cybron. To...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BKN New Media 2006

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

Summary: Jason is an American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics. He makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, Jason unexpectedly finds himself traveling back to ancient China. He meets the drunken kungfu master, Lu Yan; an enigmatic and skillful...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2008

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Summary: This take on the traditional wuxia film, set in 9th century China, centers on Nie Yinniang, a young woman who was abducted in childhood from a decorated general and raised by a nun who trained her in the martial arts to be an assassin who is directed to slay corrupt government officials. After 13 years of exile, she is returned to the land of her birth with orders to kill her betrothed...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2009

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

Summary: Set in the late 1920s, the story follows a cat-and-mouse game between a group of resistance fighters who want to destroy key Japanese facilities in Seoul, and the Japanese agents trying to stop them. A talented Korean-born Japanese police officer, who was previously in the independence movement himself, is torn between his duty as an officer and his instinct to support the greater cause.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

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