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Summary: Frank Taylor and people like him have a vision for America. It is a vision shaped by terror and fueled by fear, ignorance and hate - a nation of 'free, white, 100-percent Americans!'

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY BLA

Lekas Miller, Anna

Summary: "Love Across Borders takes readers through contentious frontiers around the world to reveal the widespread prejudicial laws intent on dividing us. Anna Lekas Miller tells her own gripping story of meeting Salem Rizk in Istanbul, where they were reporting on the Syrian civil war. But when Turkey started cracking down on refugees, Salem, who is Syrian, wasn't allowed to stay there, nor could he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.6 LEK

Rivera, Lilliam

Summary: "Jessica Cruz has done everything right. She's a dedicated student, popular among her classmates, and has a loving family that has done everything they can to give her a better life in the United States. While Jessica is a part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, allowing her to go to school and live in the U.S., her parents are undocumented. Jessica usually worries for her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 RIV

Bernstein, Sarah

Summary: "A woman moves from the place of her birth to a remote northern country to be housekeeper to her brother, whose wife has just left him. The youngest child of many siblings--more than she cares to remember --from earliest childhood she has attended to their every desire, smoothed away the slightest discomfort with perfect obedience, with the highest degree of devotion. Soon after she arrives, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf Canada 2023

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Bernstein

Strychacz, Isabel

Summary: Darling is a small isolated town, made up of small-town people who have small-town kids who rarely leave; it is the last place anyone would expect to find a visitor from another world, but that is what Starling Rust claims to be, and the town-folk, led bytheir corrupt mayor, are terrified--the Wilding sisters, Delta and Bee, are determined to protect Starling from the town's escalating...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Follows the lives of an aimless group of friends who spend their days outside their Munich apartment smoking cigarettes, drinking coffee and sleeping with each other. Their lives take an interesting turn when a Greek immigrant moves in and evokes extremely hostile reactions from the men in the group who beat him up when he begins dating one of the German women.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lawrence, Mark

Summary: The boy has lived his whole life trapped within a book-choked chamber older than empires and larger than cities. The girl has spent hers in a tiny settlement out on the Dust, where nightmares stalk and no one goes. The world has never even noticed them. That's about to change. Their stories spiral around each other, across worlds and time. This is a tale of truth and lies and hearts, and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Makari, George

Summary: "A startling work of historical sleuthing and synthesis, Of Fear and Strangers reveals the forgotten histories of xenophobia-and what they mean for us today. By 2016, it was impossible to ignore an international resurgence of xenophobia. What had happened? Looking for clues, psychiatrist and historian George Makari started out in search of the idea's origins. To his astonishment, he discovered...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.8009 MAK

Roberts, Randy

Summary: "In War Fever, celebrated sports historians Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith explore the monumental changes taking place in Boston during the Great War through the stories of three men: Karl Muck, the German conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra;Charles Whittlesey, a Harvard Law Student who was called to service and became an unlikely leader; and perhaps the most famous baseball player of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.4 ROB

Chan, Eliza

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Welcome to Tiankawi - shining pearl of human civilisation and a safe haven for those fleeing civil unrest. Or at least, that's how it first appears. But in the semi-flooded city, humans are, quite literally, on top: peering down from shining towers and aerial walkways on the fathomfolk - sirens, seawitches, kelpies and kappas - who live in the polluted waters below. For half-siren Mira,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit, Hachette Book Group 2024

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHA

Murad, Nora Lester

Summary: "Every time violence erupts in the Middle East, Ida knows what's coming next. Some of her classmates treat her like it's all her fault--just for being Palestinian! In eighth grade, Ida is forced to move to a different school. But people still treat her like she'll never fit in. Ida wishes she could disappear. One day, dreading a final class project, Ida hunts for food. She discovers a jar of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crocodile Books, USA, an imprint of Interlink Publishing Group 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Polakow-Suransky, Sasha

Summary: Discusses the new political climate in Europe and the United States where xenophobia and racism have voted Britain out of the EU and catapulted Donald Trump to the presidency.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nation Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304 POL

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