Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer. We Were Liars will be our first book -- read it in print or on OverDrive!
(Additional print copies available through MOBIUS.)
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After a bad storm blows across Mars Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead and left behind. Now stuck on a hostile planet he must find a way to signal to Earth and in the meantime, survive on limited supplies. Based on the novel by Andy Weir.
2016 Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee
Gregory Peck plays a southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
1963 Academy Award Winner: Best Actor (Peck); Art direction; Writing
Season 1. Set in a world where summers span decades and winters can last a lifetime. This is a story of duplicity and treachery, nobility and honor, conquest and triumph. In the Game of Thrones, you either win or you die.
2011 Emmy Award Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (Peter Dinklage); Outstanding Main Title Design.
HBO Home Entertainment (2011)
The four-part drama tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center.
HBO Home Video (2015)
A young Pi Patel, overcoming a cataclysmic shipwreck, finds himself stranded on a lifeboat with the last survivor, a ferocious Bengal tiger named Richard Parker.
2013 Academy Award winner: Best Achievement in Cinematography; Best Achievement in Directing; Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score; Best Achievement in Visual Effects.
2013 Golden Globe winner: Best Original Score - Motion Picture.
Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation of Du Maurier's novel. A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave.
1940 Academy Award Winner: Best Picture; Best Cinematography.
A remarkable account of growing up Muslim in America and coming to believe in religious pluralism, from one of the most prominent faith leaders in the United States. Patel’s story is a hopeful and moving testament to the power and passion of young people — and of the world-changing potential of an interfaith youth movement.