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City of girls —Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- author.
Book
2019
10 available of 17 items

Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), City of Girls explores themes of female sexuality and promiscuity, as well as the idiosyncra...

The Black Swan of Paris —Robards, Karen, author.
Book
2020
9 available of 12 items

"A world at war. A beautiful young star. A mission no one expected. Paris, 1944. Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse's position of privil...

The queen of Tuesday : a novel —Strauss, Darin, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 4 items

"This indelible romance begins with a daring conceit--that the author's grandfather may have had an affair with Lucille Ball. Strauss offers a fresh view of a celebrity America loved more than any other. Lucille Ball--t...

What comes my way —Peterson, Tracie, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 1 items

"1902. Ella Fleming is on the run from her past and the secrets that could tear her family apart. As a member of the Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza, a wild west show comprised of all-female performers, her uncanny tal...

Waiting for the miracle to come
DVD
2019
1 available of 1 items

Set in a magical and timeless world, with colors reminiscent of an old storybook, Waiting for the Miracle to Come tells the story of a young girl who embarks on a journey of discovery. Along the way, she encounters faith...

Green book
DVD
2019
19 available of 25 items

When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to...

The Black Swan of Paris —Robards, Karen, author.
Large Print
2020
0 available of 3 items

"Paris, 1944. Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse's position of privilege allows her to go undetected as an ally to the resistance. When h...

Tyll —Kehlmann, Daniel, 1975- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 1 items

Daniel Kehlmann masterfully weaves the fates of many historical figures into this enchanting and picturesque book of magical realism and adventure. It is the story of the 17th century vagabond performer and trickster Tyl...

City of girls a novel —Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-
Large Print
2019
3 available of 6 items

In 1940, nineteen-year-old Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, owing to her lackluster freshman-year performance. Her affluent parents send her to Manhattan to live with her Aunt Peg, who owns a fla...

Green book
Blu-ray
2019
0 available of 2 items

When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to...

Bamboozled
DVD
2020
0 available of 1 items

In a moment of sarcasm, a frustrated African-American network executive pitches an idea about a minstrel show and is dismayed when his network actually proceeds with the idea and it becomes a hit.

Here we are —Swift, Graham, 1949- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 3 items

It's the summer of 1959, and something magical can be witnessed at the end of the pier in beach town Brighton, England. Jack Robbins, Ronnie Deane, and Evie White are performing in a seaside variety show, starring as Jac...

Becoming Belle —O'Connor, Nuala, 1970- author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

"A witty and inherently feminist novel about passion and marriage, based on a true story of an unstoppable woman ahead of her time in Victorian London In 1887, Isabel Bilton is the eldest of three daughters of a middle-c...

Show boat
DVD
2020
0 available of 1 items

Follows the life journey and heartbreak of Magnolia Hawks, daughter of a MIssissippi River showboat captain.

Bawk & roll —Sauer, Tammi.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

Bear necessity : a novel —Gould-Bourn, James, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 2 items

"Danny's life is falling apart. He's become a single father to eleven-year-old Will--who hasn't spoken since the death of his mother in a car crash a year earlier--and Danny has just been fired from his construction job....

Trumbo
DVD
2016
5 available of 6 items

The successful career of 1940s screenwriter Dalton Trumbo comes to a crushing end when he and other Hollywood figures are blacklisted for their political beliefs. It tells the story of his fight against the U.S. governme...

City of girls —Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- author.
Book On CD
2019
1 available of 1 items

Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), City of Girls explores themes of female sexuality and promiscuity, as well as the idiosyncra...

The Chelsea girls a novel —Davis, Fiona, 1966-
Large Print
2019
2 available of 2 items

"From the dramatic redbrick facade to the sweeping staircase dripping with art, the Chelsea Hotel has long been New York City's creative oasis for the many artists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, and poets who h...

Valley of the dolls
DVD
2006
1 available of 1 items

Lured by their dreams of fame and fortune, three ambitious young women enter the world of show business and discover how easy it is to sink into a celebrity nightmare of ego, alcohol, and pills.

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