2014 Book and Movie Requests

The following list represents the books and movies Huie Library has ordered based upon requests by patrons. If you would like to make your own request for a book or movie, please use our Book and Movie Requests form.


Request:

Dark Avengers Assemble for the Greene Room

Response:

Dark Avengers Assemble Volume 1 by Brian Michael Bendis, Mike Deodato, and Will Conrad was ordered on 7-8-2014.


Request:

Fairly new novel getting good criticism: "Bird Box" by Josh Malerman. It would be cool if you got it. Thanks.

Response:

Bird Box by Josh Malerman was ordered on 7-8-2014.


Request:

Please get Janet Evanovich Book Twenty and Book Twenty-One.

Response:

Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich is available.
Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich is available.


Request:

Ruta Sepetys "Between the Shades of Grey"

Response:

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys is available.


Request:

Monuments Men - Book

Response:

We will order this when funds allow, but in the meantime check out Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis by Robert M. Edsel.


Request:

Request for book - "Louis Jordan, Son of Arkansas, Father of R&B"

Response:

Two copies of Louis Jordan: Son of Arkansas, Father of R&B by Stephen Koch were ordered on 7-9-2014.


Request:

Can Huie order "The Bible"? It is a TV series directed by Roma Downey and her husband. Thank you.

Response:

We'll consider purchasing this item at the end of the fiscal year.


Request:

Can you get Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events?

Response:

This entire book series is available.
The first book is The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket.
If you referring to the 2004 film starring Jim Carrey, we will order when funds allow.


Request:

Can you order the book "Interview with a Vampire"? It's the start of that series by Anne Rice. You have all except the first. Thanks!

Response:

Interview With The Vampire by Anne Rice was ordered on 5-19-2014.


Request:

You should purchase "Glory" one of the greatest movies of the 20th Century, winner of many awards.

Response:

Glory is available here on VHS.
Glory is available on DVD at OBU.


Request:

"The Sixth Crisis: Iran, Israel, America, and the Rumors of War" by Dana Allin & Steven Simon, 2010 - book
"Bending History: Barack Obama's Foreign Policy" by Martin Indyk, Kenneth Liebernul, Michael O' Hanlou
"Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History" by John W. Limbert

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL).


Request:

"Containing Iran: Obama's Policy of Tough Diplomacy" by Sasan Fayazmanesh
"Dispensible Nation: Ame. Foreign Policy in Retreat" by Vali Nasr
"Unthinkable Iran, the Bomb, and American Strategy" By Keneth Pollack
"Global Security Watch - Iran" by Thomas Mattais
"The Shia Revival" by Vali Nasr

Response:

The Shia Revival by Vali Nasr is available at OBU.
Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL) for the rest of the titles.


Request:

Dexter series

Response:

We have limited funds to purchase dramatic TV shows. Perhaps in the future. It is available on Netflix.


Request:

Would love to have the Duck Dynasty shows available.

Response:

"Reality" shows do not fit into our collection development policy. We will not order this show.


Request:

I would really like for the book, "Dark Summit," by Nick Hiel to be in the library.

Response:

Dark Summit by Nick Heil was ordered on 3-27-2014.


Request:

Stephen King's "It II"

Response:

We have "It" on DVD and Audio CD.. I cannot find another work entitled "It II". If you have some information on it, please share that with us.
We will not order a copy of "It" in book form due to its age and as it does not fit with our collection priorities.


Request:

Harry Potter Half Blood Prince Audio CD unabridged

Response:

This title was lost and not returned. In the future we might reorder it, but as it is not valuable to the collection, this is not likely.


Request:

Expand the art section PLEASE!

Response:

Within the last 18 months, Huie has added several hundred art titles. Most of these works are from the collection of the state library. If you need a title, let us know.


Request:

Can you order Gatsby? Thanks.

Response:

  • The book Gatsby edited by Harold Bloom is available in the stacks.
  • The Great Gatsby on DVD was ordered on 4-2-2014


Request:

The movie Cold Creek Manor! Great movie!

Response:

Cold Creek Manor on DVD was ordered on 3-3-2014.


Request:

The Downfall of Berlin: Anonyma; Black Book: Stalingrad; Enemy at the Gates; Walking with the Enemy.

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

A Death in the Family and Batman Knightfall part two, PLEASE get these.

Response:


Request:

Godspell the Musical VHS/DVD

Response:

Godspell on DVD was ordered on 4-2-2014.


Request:

Can you please get both Under the Red Hood and Death in the Family? (both are Batman graphic novels)

Response:


Request:

Please The Book Keeper

Response:

In order to purchase new items as they are requested, we sometimes need more information. Is this a book or movie? Do you have any other infromation about this title?


Request:

All six seasons of Big Bang Theory on DVD

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

Can you all order Zoro, Good Deeds, Body Guard, Bring it On, or In It to Win It?

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

I enjoy the library, mostly survival videos. There is one that I would like to see here. (treewayssurvival.com) has it - SAS Survival. Thank you.

Response:

This is a British DVD and would not work on American DVD players. We'll wait until an American edition comes out.


Request:

I would like the Huie Library to get: Clue The Movie and A-mas-deus.

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

Batman Knightfall part two (you have the first and third but not the second) also could you get Batman a Death in the Family?

Response:


Request:

Would LOVE if you could get "Good Neighbors"... I think in England it's called "The Good Life".

Response:

We will order season 1-3 when funds allow.


Request:

Can we get "Dreamkeeper" - a movie about Native American stories? Thank you.

Response:

Dreamkeeper on DVD was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

Does the library's DVD collection contain any of the "Star Wars" films? If not, could they be purchased?

Response:

The Star Wars Trilogy on DVD was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

May we get the DVD "Labyrinth" staring David Bowie?

Response:

Labyrinth on DVD was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

Could you please purchase the movie Hotel Rwanda?

Response:

Hotel Rwanda on DVD was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

You should get What's Eating Gilbert Grape?

Response:

What's Eating Gilbert Grape? on DVD was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

Can we get "Seven Pounds" starring Will Smith?

Response:

Seven Pounds on DVD starring Will Smith was ordered on 2-3-2014.


Request:

More scary movies.

Response:

We will order a few titles.


Request:

"The Way of the Seal" by Mark Divine

Response:

Try Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

Please get "American Beauty" on DVD.

Response:

We have 2 copies on VHS. We focus on ordering new movies on DVD and will not replace this title.


Request:

Can you please get "Truly Madly Deadly" by Hannah Jayne & "If He Had Been With Me" by Laura Rowlin?

Response:

If He Had Been With Me by Laura Rowlin is available as an ebook.

Truly Madly Deeply by Laura Jayne is only available in paperback, so we will not be ordering this book at this time.


Request:

The Beautiful Creatures Series!!! The first novel is currently lost and has been billed since January 2013.

Response:

Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl was re-ordered on 1-20-2014.


Request:

I'd like to have some Rhys Bowen books please.

Response:


Request:

Would you order "Daughter of the White River" author Denise White Parkinson?

Response:

Daughter of the White River by Denise White Parkinson was ordered on 1-20-2014.


Request:

Dear library staffs. Please order books of The Pre-Rafaelites and books about Toulouse-Lautrec.

Response:

Here are a few suggestions from our collection:


Request:

Homeland - Showtime series - Faculty request

Response:

When funding allows. . .


Request:

Can you get The Sherrylin Kenyon Dream Hunter Novels?

Response:

You can get these books from Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.


Request:

Can we get "The Average American Marriage" by Chad Kultgen?

Response:

Try the Interlibrary Loan Department (ILL). Talk to Katrina or Kim.