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The film is based on Harvey Milk the first openly gay man elected to major public office. Harvey Milk changed history and his courage changed lives. This film follows Milk’s powerful journey to inspire hope and fight for equal rights during a least tolerant times in our nation’s history. Academy Award winner Sean Penn portrays Harvey Milk and delivers a stellar performance. With a stunning all-star cast including Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch, Diego Luna and James Franco.


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By MPPL on September 30, 2012 Categories: Adult, Film, Nonfiction

Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

If you love great love songs and want to watch a stunning performance, watch Adele performed live in Adele: Live at the Royal Albert Hall.  Watch her sing those memorable songs like “Rolling in the Deep” or “Hometown Glory”. This DVD let’s you vividly explore Adele in concert and it gives you the opportunity to experience her classical singing voice.

By MPPL on July 23, 2012 Categories: Adult, Film, Nonfiction

The New Rules of Lifting for Abs

Get your body ready for the beach with The New Rules of Lifting For Abs.  Author Lou Schuler will show you step by step ab training (with photos) including stabilization exercises to strengthen your core and give you pain-free results.

By jperez on July 1, 2012 Categories: Adult, Books, Nonfiction

Afrodita : cuentos, recetas y otros afrodisíacos


Como su  título nos dice: cuentos, recetas y otros afrodisíacos son lo que encontraras en este libro de Isabel  Allende. Isabel Allende con ayuda de Carmen Balcells, su madre y Robert Shekter;  aportando “afrodisiacas” recetas y sensuales ilustraciones respectivamente. Nos traen este libro que hombres como mujeres disfrutaran.

By hmarroquin on December 14, 2011 Categories: Adult, Books, Food and Drink, Nonfiction

Mi pequeña enciclopedia Larousse hadas y princesas

¿Qué diferencia hay entre una hada y una princesa?

61tQgs5feiL__SL500_AA300_Hadas y Princesas Mi pequeña enciclopedia Larousse, te ayudara a conocer las diferencias entre ellas, el cómo visten, donde viven, los tipos de hadas y princesas que hay. Disfruta esta encantadora enciclopedia aprendiendo sobre algunos de tus personajes favoritos.

By hmarroquin on August 31, 2011 Categories: Books, Nonfiction, Youth


La cocina de eva

Si usted tiene una pasión para cocinar, a continuación, podrá disfrutar del nuevo libro de cocina de Eva Longoria – La cocina de Eva. Desde salsas hasta postres, las recetas de Eva traerá amigos y familia a la mesa. ¡No sólo son recetas fáciles de seguir, tambien cuenta con fotografias a color!

By jperez on May 23, 2011 Categories: Books, Food and Drink, Nonfiction

Time for Kids Almanac 2011

Time Almanac
The Time for Kids Almanac 2011 is packed with interesting facts, lists, and quizzes.  You can study this book to study useful facts about the countries of the world or how the U.S. government works. For fun, read about dangerous critters (p. 24), cool new inventions (page 141), and an interview with Justin Bieber (p. 156).

By jchristen on April 20, 2011 Categories: Books, Nonfiction, Youth

Human Body by Linda Calabresi

Human body Take a 3-D journey inside of the human body and discover how the amazing body works.  From the human heart that pumps the blood to the futuristic bionic body, the Human Body will wow you.

By jperez on January 31, 2011 Categories: Books, Nonfiction

Chicago Bears: The Complete Illustrated History

The Chicago Bears are having a great season (so far)! If you’d like to learn more about their history, famous players, and memorable games, check out Chicago Bears: The Complete Illustrated History. This book is full of pictures and facts describing everything from the team’s founding in 1922 by George Halas to their 1985 Super Bowl victory with coach Mike Ditka to current day players and enduring rivalries. You’ll learn all you every wanted to know about “Da Bears.”

By jchristen on January 20, 2011 Categories: Adult, Books, Nonfiction, Young Adult


Ahorrar no significa que tienes que hacer grandes sacrificios. En Como ahorrar sin perder la cabeza encontraras amplia informacion con tips para ahorrar y poder darte otros lujos.

Este libro cuenta con sencillos y utiles consejos para el ahorro diario de la vida cotidiana, ademas la autora incluye chistes que te haran mas entretenida la lectura.

By jperez on January 12, 2011 Categories: Books, Nonfiction