|Max and the Tag-Along Moon, Floyd Cooper
When Max leaves his grandfather’s house, the moon follows him all the way home, just as Grandpa promised it would.
|Niño Wrestles the World, Yuyi Morales
Lucha Libre champion Niño has no trouble fending off monstrous opponents, but when his little sisters awaken from their naps, he is in for a no-holds-barred wrestling match that will truly test his skills.
|Open This Little Book, Jesse Klausmeier
Pages of decreasing, then increasing, size open to reveal different animals, each opening a book of a different color and reading about the next.
|The Manzanar Fishing Club, 940.5317 M3199
Locked away in the California desert, more than 10,000 Americans of Japanese descent faced an uncertain future at the World War II internment camp at Manzanar. Armed military police, guard towers and barbed wire sent the clear message that they were prisoners in the own country. The manzanar Fishing Club is the uplifting tale of those who sought and found moments of freedom by escaping the camp to fish the surrounding waters of the famed Eastern Sierra.
|Orchestra of Exiles, 940.5318 Or19
Tells the story of violinst Bronislaw Huberman and his attempts during Hitler’s rise to power to relocate Jewish musicians to Palestine to form what would later become the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.
|Crossfire Hurricane, 789.6 R651
Tells the story of the Rolling Stones’ unparalleled journey from blues-obsessed teenagers in the early sixties to their undisputed status as rock royalty. All of the Rolling Stones have been newly interviewed and their words form the narrative arc that links together the archive footage of performances, news coverage and interviews, much of it previously unseen … [and] gives the viewer an intimate insight into exactly what it’s like to be part of the Rolling Stones as they overcome denunciation, drugs, dissensions and death to become the definitive survivors.
|Fast and Furious 6, AD 15630
Following their successful Rio heist, Dom and his crew of professional criminals have retired around the world. But their inability to return home and living forever on the lam has left their lives incomplete. Hobbs asks Dom and Brian to help him take down an organization of lethally skilled mercenary drivers. In return, their crew will receive full pardons and be allowed to return home. Available on DVD and Blu-ray.
|Man of Steel, FA 19025
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind. Available on DVD and Blu-ray.
|Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, MY 19041
Private detective Phryne Fisher solves crimes in 1920s Melbourne.