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The glass spare [CD sound recording]

New YA Books on CD - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by DeStefano, Lauren,
Publisher Harper Audio, [2017]
Unabridged.
8 audio discs (9 3/4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number YA BOCD F DES
Summary Wilhelmina Heidle, the fourth child and only daughter of the king of the world's wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows. Kept hidden from the world in order to serve as a spy for her father, whose obsession with building his empire is causing a war, Wil wants nothing more than to explore the world beyond her kingdom, if only her father would give her the chance. Until one night Wil is attacked, and she discovers a dangerous secret. Her touch turns people into gemstone. At first Wil is horrified, but as she tests its limits, she's drawn more and more to the strange and volatile ability. When it leads to tragedy, though, Wil is forced to face the destructive power within her and finally leave her home to seek the truth and a cure. But finding the key to her redemption puts her in the path of a cursed prince who has his own ideas for what to do with Wil's power.

The Hazel Wood [CD sound recording] : a novel

New YA Books on CD - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Albert, Melissa,
Publisher Macmillan Audio, [2018] ℗2018
Unabridged.
9 audio discs (10 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number YA BOCD F ALB
Summary When Alice's grandmother, reclusive author of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies, Alice's mother is stolen by a figure claiming to come from the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set.

Cardcaptor Sakura. Clear card. 3

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by CLAMP (Mangaka group),
Publisher Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC, [2018]
156 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Books
Call Number GN YA F CLA
Summary "Now that she's in middle school, Sakura's having a lot of fun with her new friends, and these days she's busier than ever. But one day when she's about to have dinner, she's transported away by a mysterious darkness. She glimpses a huge clock with a mysterious figure standing among the gears--but what is that figure trying to tell her?"--Back cover.

Your name. 03

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Shinkai, Makoto,
Publisher Yen Press, 2018. ©2018
156 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Books
Call Number GN YA F SHI
Summary "They should have never met... The comet's arrival is imminent, and Taki puts his plan into action to save Mitsuha and the people he has come to care for during his time in her body. Convincing a whole town of skeptics that the sky is falling will take some doing--and a little delinquency--but if Taki wants any hope of a future with Mitsuha, they will have to save the town in the here and now...!"--Page [4] of cover.

The lady in the van [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Hytner, Nicholas
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 104 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI LAD
Summary The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who 'temporarily' parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years.

Son of Saul [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Nemes, László, 1977-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Full screen.
1 videodisc (approximately 107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SON
Summary October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Auslander is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination. While working in one of the crematoriums, Saul discovers the body of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child's body from the flames, find a rabbi to recite the mourner's Kaddish and give the boy a proper burial.

Taxi [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Panahi, Jafar,
Publisher Kino Lorber, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (81 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TAX
Summary Jafar Panahi drives a yellow cab through the vibrant streets of Tehran, picking up a diverse group of passengers in a single day. Each man, woman, and child candidly expresses his or her own view of the world while being interviewed by the curious and gracious driver.

The 100 year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Herngren, Felix,
Publisher Music Box Films, [2015]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (115 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ONE
Summary When Allan lands in a nursing home, he refuses to celebrate his 100th birthday and instead escapes out a window to embark on a journey that involves a suitcase of cash and a gang of criminals. Flashbacks reveal that Allan played a key role in 20th century history when he was pals with U.S. presidents and Russian tyrants.

The admiral: roaring currents [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Kim, Han-min, 1969-
Publisher CJ Entertainment, [2015]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (128 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ADM
Summary The story of Korean history's most astonishing military victory by its greatly revered strategist, Admiral Yi Sunshin, who in 1597 lures over 300 Japanese ships into a deadly trap where they meet their fate against only thirteen battle ships.

The trip to Italy [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Winterbottom, Michael.
Publisher MPI Home Video, [2014]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (108 min.) sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI TRI
Summary Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are on an all-expenses-paid trip for the Observer. Their tough assignment is to drive through beautiful Italian country, eat lavishly, and stay in exquisite small hotels, all so that one or the other can write high-toned culinary drivel for the paper.

Mr. Pip [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Motion picture adaptation of (work): Jones, Lloyd, 1955- Mr. Pip.
Publisher Freestyle Digital Media, [2014]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MR
Summary Mr. Watts is the last Englishman remaining in a tropical village in Bougainville during its civil war in the 1990s. He begins to teach the local children by reading them Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens. Matilda, an imaginative young girl, is transported into the story of the novel, believing that Dickens' character Pip is her friend. Matilda's "Pip" world is an extraordinary fusion of Dickens' Victorian London with the environment and people she knows on the island.

The Bletchley circle [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Burt, Guy, 1972-
Publisher PBS Distribution, 2013.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI BLE
Summary Four women who worked as code breakers at Bletchley Park during World War II have taken up civilian lives after the war. Now in 1952, Susan hears about a string of murders in London and her old Bletchley spirit is ignited. She has collated data about a series of murders and tries to convince the police she knows where another body is, but they are unable to locate it and dismiss her. She turns to her three old Bletchley friends and they work out where the next victim will be taken, find the body, and then decide they are the only ones who can track down the killer.

The host [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Choi, Yong-bae.
Publisher Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2007]
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR HOS
Summary In Seoul, an American army doctor forces his assistant to dump bottle after bottle of formaldehyde into the drain. The drain runs into the Han River, the major river running through the middle of Seoul. His only reason is that the bottles are covered with a layer of dust. Six years later, a food cart operator, Gang-du falls asleep every time his dad, Hie-bong, is away from the stand for more than a few minutes. Soon, his daughter, Hyun-Seo returns from school. Then a monster appears in the river and starts to attack the people lounging at its banks. Gang-du and Hyun-Seo are chased by the beast. Hie-bong tries valiantly to save his daughter, but the beast soon captures her and drags her away. They receive a call from the daughter's cell phone and try to rescue her from the large monster.

Late spring [DVD videorecording] = Banshun

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Ozu, Yasujirō, 1903-1963.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2006.
Special ed. ; Full screen.
2 videodiscs (108 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP LAT
Summary The story of a widower and his daughter who through devotion to him is getting past a marriageable age. The father pretends to marry a young wife so his daughter will feel less obligated to stay with him. She marries and he prepares to live the remainder of his life alone.

The Decalogue [DVD videorecording] = Dekalog

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Chutowski, Ryszard.
Publisher Facets Video, c2003.
Special DVD ed.
3 videodiscs (584 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL DEC

Coupling. The complete first season [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Davenport, Jack, 1973-
Publisher Warner Home Video, [2003]
1 videodisc (175 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI COU 1

8 women [DVD videorecording] = 8 femmes

Foreign Films - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Delbosc, Olivier.
Publisher Universal, [2003], c2002.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE EIG
Summary A wealthy industrialist is found murdered in his home while his family gathers for the holiday season. The house is isolated and the phone lines have been found to be cut. Eight women are his potential murderers. Each is a suspect and each has a motive. Only one is guilty.

Blood for blood

New YA Books - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Graudin, Ryan,
Publisher Little, Brown and Company, 2016. ©2016
First trade paperback edition.
572 pages ; 21 cm.
Books
Call Number YA F GRA
Summary In this alternate version of the 1950s, after the Axis powers win World War II, Yael, a Jewish skinshifter, fails in her mission to kill Hitler and finds herself being hunted while trying to finish what she started. In 1950s Germany, the war may be over, but the fight has just begun. There would be blood. Blood to pay. An entire world of it. With their mission to overthrow the Nazis in danger, Yael and the resistance are ready to fight. Forced to run, life in the shadows for Yael, Luka and Felix isn't easy, especially when their enemy seems to know their every move. And when each step uncovers dark secrets and even darker truths, each must find a way to navigate right and wrong, past and future, life and death, if they are to survive at all. A captivating story of survival, love and freedom in a gripping, fantastical alternate universe.

A country wedding [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Wheeler, Anne, 1946-
Publisher Cinedigm, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (87 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1619192.5)
Summary A famous country singer, set to marry a glamorous Hollywood actress, returns to his small town roots. When he crosses paths with his childhood sweetheart, and finally feels inspired to write songs again, he reevaluates his life, his values and his opinion of true love. As his wedding day approaches, he must decide if he has chosen the right woman to be his wife.

American Folk (DVD) [videorecording].

New Feature Film DVDs - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:01
by Purdy, Joe
Publisher Good Deed Entertainment, 2018.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1669817.2)
Summary Elliott and Joni first meet on a plane. Bound for New York. On the morning of September 11, 2001. When all flights are grounded, the two strangers are thrown together amidst the chaos of that day. Both desperately needing to get back to New York, together they embark on a cross-country road trip in a 1972 Chevy van.

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