New at the Orem Library

Picture Books

61uXswf8P5L._SX258_BO1,204,203,200_ Have You Seen My Monster?Steve Light

Invites young readers to identify shapes while helping a small girl search the fair for her pet monster.

content.chilifresh When the Wind Blows, Linda Booth Sweeney

A boy has fun outside with his family as a storm approaches, and inside when the rain arrives.

where-are-my-books-9781442467415_hr Where Are My Books?Debbie Ridpath Ohi

Spencer loves books and reads one every night, sometimes aloud, then puts the book back in its place, but one morning his favorite book is missing, and the next day another, each replaced by a different object.

Nonfiction DVDs

657852-m Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, 616.994 C1609

Presents a history of cancer, from ancient times to the present day. Includes stories of contemporary patients and examines the latest scientific research which might indicate that we are on the brink of a lasting cure.

MV5BMTQ2ODk3OTQ5NV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwNjg1NjgxMzE@._V1_SX214_AL_ Maidan947.7086 M28

Maidan chronicles the civil uprising that toppled the government of Ukrainian president Victor Yanukovich and has since developed into an international crisis between Russia and the West. Filmed in stunning long takes, sans commentary, Maidan is a record of a momentous historical event and an extraordinary study of the popular uprising as a social, cultural and philosophical phenomenon.

91ChCtw+0PL._SY606_ World War One: The People’s Story940.3 W8931

An outstanding cast of acclaimed British actors bring the First World War to life in this stirring documentary created to commemorate the conflict’s centennial in 2014. This unique four-part series mixes archival footage with reenactments by actors playing real participants in the war and performing excerpts from their original letters, memoirs, and diaries of the time.

DVDs

woman-in-gold_poster Woman in Gold, HB 19080

Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann, starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt’s famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer Randy Schoenberg, she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S. Supreme Court. Available on Blu-ray and DVD.

mortdecai-dvd-cover-67 Mortdecai, CO 19257

Charlie Mortdecai races to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain a code that leads to lost Nazi gold. Meanwhile he is being chased by several angry groups of people. Available on Blu-ray and DVD.

MV5BMTU3MjkxNjc0OV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMjc0NDg0NDE@._V1_SX214_AL_ The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, CO 18412/2

As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy – posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals – Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel. Available on Blu-ray and DVD.

 

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