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Bacurau

A few years from now, Bacurau, a small village in the Brazilian sertô, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants notice that their village has literally vanished from o...

Notorious

A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex...

Neon bull

Iremar works at the "Vaquejadas", a rodeo in the North East of Brazil where two men on horseback try bring down a bull by grabbing its tail. It's dusty and back-breaking work, but Iremar is a natural vaqueiro feeding, pr...

It is wood, it is stone : a novel —Burnham, Gabriella, author.

"With sharp, gorgeous prose, It Is Wood, It Is Stone takes place over the course of a year in São Paulo, Brazil, in which two women's lives intersect. Linda, an anxious and restless American, has moved with her husband,...

The hour of the star —Lispector, Clarice, author.

"The devastating final work by Brazil's greatest modern writer, The Hour of the Star tells the haunting tale of Macabéa--a typist who lives in the slums of Rio--underfed, sickly, and unloved, yet inwardly free"-- Provid...

Where the heart is —Gold, Irma, author.

"Meet Dindim, a young penguin who finds himself washed ashore on a beach in Brazil. Meet Joao, the man who rescues Dindim and nurses him back to health. Follow their extraordinary friendship, as Dindim and Joao form an u...

American drifter —Graham, Heather, author.

"River is a young US Army veteran suffering from PTSD. Demon-haunted, he drifts around Brazil, struggling to make peace with the insanity of the world. At last, his life seems to be coming together. Then he falls in lov...

The explorer —Rundell, Katherine, author.

Left stranded in the Amazon jungle when their plane crashes on their way back to England from Manaus, Brazil, four children struggle to survive for days until one of them finds a map that leads them to a ruined city and ...

Notorious
Blu-ray
2019
Availability: 1 of 1

A beautiful woman with a tainted past is enlisted by American agent Devlin to spy on a ring of Nazis in post-war Rio. Her espionage work becomes life-threatening after she marries the most debonair of the Nazi ring, Alex...

The year my parents went on vacation O ano em que meus pais saíram de férias

Mauro is a 12-year-old boy, who is left to fend for himself when his parents 'go on vacation' during the military regime in 1970's Brazil. The culturally diverse community of São Paulo unites to watch Péle lead his cou...

Soccer star —Javaherbin, Mina, author.

Just in time for the World Cup, an inspiring story of a Brazilian boy who dreams of being a soccer star and the sister who steps in to help his team win a game.

Final option —Cussler, Clive, author.

When the CIA realizes the identities of three American spies in Brazil have been compromised, they turn to Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon to rescue the agents. What seems a routine operation turns out to be a t...

The truth and lies of Ella Black —Barr, Emily, author.

Ella, seventeen, has a very dark side--Bad Ella, or Bella--but when she is whisked away to Brazil and learns she is adopted, she questions everything she thought she knew about herself.

Final option —Cussler, Clive.
Large Print
2019
Availability: 12 of 15

When the CIA realizes the identities of three American spies in Brazil have been compromised, they turn to Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon to rescue the agents. What seems a routine operation turns out to be a t...

Vazante

Upon returning from a trading expedition, Antonio discovers that his wife has died in labor. Confined to a decadent but desolate property in the company of his aging mother-in-law and numerous slaves, he marries his wife...

The Seamstress : a novel —Peebles, Frances de Pontes.

In 1930's Brazil, a vigilante gang invades the home of two seamstresses, kidnapping one of them.

Lupin III. The first

When Professor Bresson, touted to be this century's most established archaeologist passes away, he leaves behind the Bresson Diary, rumored to hold clues to the treasures of a lost civilization. When elusive Lupin III, g...

Ways to disappear : a novel —Novey, Idra.

When Brazilian novelist Beatriz Yagoda suddenly disappears, her American translator Emma travels to Brazil to solve the mystery while fending off rapacious loan sharks and the washed-up editor who made Yagoda famous.

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