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‘Tis the season to start preparing for the holidays with videos, audiobooks, and music!

A Mrs. Miracle Christmas Debbie Macomber Random House, Inc.

AUDIOBOOK 5 Discs 12298251 $39.99 Replacements Available

Christmas on Holly Lane UNK 85 min. (2018) Drama

Available December 3 DVD BLU-RAY

12469306 $22.99 12470009 $22.99

NOW That’s What I Call Country Christmas Universal Music • Holiday

Artists: Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan CD 12447828 $24.99

Idina Menzel Christmas

A Season of Love Decca • Holiday

Guest Artists: Ariana Grande, Billy Porter

Available October 18 CD 12465085

The Grinch

UNK 86 min. (2018) $271M Children’s DVD 12248847 $19.49 BLU-RAY+DVD 12248848 $26.24 2 Discs 4K+BLU-RAY 12269480 $35.24 2 Discs

Happy Howlidays! James Patterson, Steven Butler

Hachette Audio

Available October 14


AUDIOBOOK 2 Discs 12313542 $25.99 Simultaneous Release -

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Second installment in the Father Christmas film series!

2nd Chance for Christmas

UNK 90 min. (2019) Drama

Engaging Father Christmas

Available December 3 DVD

It’s Christmas and Miranda leaves Seattle with a suitcase full of presents to join her long lost family in Carlton Heath, where she will experience the joyful traditions she missed as a child. But this Christmas, she fears the warm welcome she received from the Whitcomb family will soon turn cold when Miranda receives an anonymous text from someone who threatens to expose her identity.

12509533 $14.99

Christmas Everlasting UNK 82 min. (2018) Romance

Available November 5


12461966 $11.24

London Mitchell’s Christmas UNK 90 min. (2018) Drama

Available November 5

UNK 85 min. (2017) Drama DVD 12176882 $14.99

DVD 12448845 $22.99 BLU-RAY 12448816 $22.99

Also Available

Road to Christmas

Finding Father Christmas

UNK 85 min. (2018) Drama

UNK 87 min. (2016) Drama DVD 11934787 $16.99

Available November 5


12452084 $14.99

CHILDREN’S Christmas Break-In

UNK 87 min. (2019)

Available November 5

Elf Land

UNK 80 min. (2019)

Available December 3 DVD

12458550 $25.99

DVD 12448841 $25.99 BLU-RAY 12448809 $ 28.99

Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

UNK 68 min. BLU-RAY+DVD 12215339 $23.99 2 Discs

Frozen II in theatres Nov. 22 2 October 14, 2019 | 1.866.698.2231

Puppy Star Christmas

UNK 90 min. (2018) DVD 12287596 $22.99

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

In search of a key to unlock a box from her late mother, Clara finds her way into a mysterious parallel world. She teams up with a soldier named Philip in order to brave the Fourth Realm to find the key and return harmony to the unstable world. PG 99 min. (2018) $55M DVD 12248189 $17.24 BLU-RAY+DVD 12248190 $22.49 2 Discs 4K+BLU-RAY 12281467 $43.49 2 Discs

CHILDREN’S The Night Before Christmas Clement Clarke Moore NY Times Bestseller Weston Woods

In this classic holiday poem, a man awakens in his stocking cap to discover that Santa has arrived on his snowy rooftop that Christmas Eve. AUDIOBOOK 1 Disc

10221102 $16.99

Audiobooks HANUKKAH

How to Catch an Elf Adam Wallace

NY Times Bestseller Dreamscape Media, LLC

Hanukkah Bear Eric A. Kimmel Dreamscape Media, LLC

It’s finally Christmas Eve! Is this the year to finally catch an elf? Learn how with this fun holiday follow-up to the New York Times bestselling series!

When a bear arrives at her door, Bubba Brayna mistakenly believes he is her rabbi. Together they light the menorah, play the dreidel game, and eat all the latkes.

AUDIOBOOK 1 Disc 11708869

AUDIOBOOK 1 Disc 11670394 $19.99



Read-Along Subtitles

How the Grinch Stole Christmas and Other Gifts from Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss Random House, Inc., Listening Library

The Grinch hates everything about Christmas! So, he hatches a devious plan to make sure Christmas will bring no joy to Whoville this year. AUDIOBOOK 2 Discs

10220993 $22.99

11709646 $14.99

The Christmasaurus Tom Fletcher Books on Tape, Listening Library

Dreamscape Media, LLC

Why settle for a pony or a puppy for Christmas when you could have a dinosaur? A rollicking adventure from singer-songwriter and YouTuber Tom Fletcher. AUDIOBOOK 5 Discs

Latke, the Lucky Dog Ellen Fischer

12126066 $59.99

Rescued from an animal shelter on the first night of Hanukkah, Latke the puppy joins the family just in time for the celebrations. AUDIOBOOK 1 Disc 11373265 $12.99


A Gingerbread Romance Lacey Baker Hallmark Publishing

When Taylor enlists Adam to help her win a life-sized gingerbread house contest, she doesn’t realize that her decision might help her find a place for her heart to call home.

The 19th Christmas James Patterson, Maxine Paetro Hachette Audio

A fearsome criminal seizes control of the headlines. He is planning a deadly surprise for Christmas morning. And has commissioned dozens of criminal colleagues to take actions that will mask his plans. AUDIOBOOK 6 Discs 12313549 $44.99 Replacements Available

The Christmas Boutique Jennifer Chiaverini Harper Collins Publishers

Just weeks before Christmas, severe weather damages the church hall hosting the winter fundraiser. Determined to save the event, Sylvia offers to host it at her ancestral family estate. AUDIOBOOK 8 Discs 12329503 $51.99 Replacements Available

AUDIOBOOK 6 Discs 12356038 $45.99 Replacements Available

A Timeless Christmas Alexis Stanton Hallmark Publishing

As Megan teaches a time traveler about the wonders of the future, they both feel a once-in-a-lifetime connection. AUDIOBOOK 6 Discs 12289515 $45.99 Replacements Available

A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens Dreamscape Media, LLC

Marley was dead, to begin with, and yet he manages to visit his old partner, the miser Ebenezer Scrooge, and send him on a transformative journey, led by three ghosts from past, present, and future. AUDIOBOOK 3 Discs 10014598 $25.99 Replacements Available

Noel Street Richard Paul Evans

Simon & Schuster Audio Elle is working at a diner to support herself and her son. She learns that a returned POW, William, may have the answer to her own pain—a revelation that culminates in a remarkable act of love and forgiveness.

Available November 5

AUDIOBOOK 5 Discs 12366817 $39.99 Simultaneous Release Replacements Available | Weekly October 14, 2019 3

Canadian Perspective VIDEO


First Nations Firestarter

In 2001 a surveying team in Canada discovered a massive underground deposit of chromium, a metal essential to industrial society. Properly exploited, the find, named the ‘Ring of Fire,’ would make Canada one of the largest chromium producers in the world. The only problem is it is located on First Nations tribal land in northern Ontario, a wilderness area so remote that a billion-dollar transportation network would be necessary in order to set up mining operations. UNK 94 min. (2019) Documentary

Available October 21 DVD

12430494 $32.99

Les 4 Chevaliers Easton Saison 2019 (French)

Starring: Annie Dufresne, Renaud Lefort, Steve Cote

The Game of Desire Shannon Boodram

The fastball team, Les 4 Chevaliers, are gathering to celebrate 55 years of history on tour throughout Quebec and New Brunswick. Perfect season in 2019, with 44 games played. With only four players, they played against entire teams for the benefit of various organizations and causes. This four-hour DVD summarizes the best moments of the programs broadcast on TVA Sports Two with more than 100,000 listeners per week. UNK 240 min. Sports

Harper Collins Publishers

Self Help Certified sexologist and intimacy coach Shan Boodram gives this essential dating how-to guide by challenging people to look inside for what they want out of a partner, a relationship, and, most important, themselves.

Available December 3 DVD

AUDIOBOOK 7 Discs 12302569 $45.99 Replacements Available

12556286 $14.99


Leonard Cohen Thanks for the Dance

Diana Panton A Cheerful Little Earful Independent Label Services, Inc. • Jazz

Columbia / Legacy Pop/Rock After his father passed, Adam Cohen retreated to a converted garage to work with his father again. From their previous collaboration there remained bare musical sketches. Leonard had asked his son to complete these works.

Award-winning jazz vocalist Diana Panton releases a light-hearted collection of songs that can be enjoyed by fans of all ages.

Available November 1 CD 12470783


Available November 22 CD 12556222


The Paul DesLauriers Band Bounce

VizzTone/Bros • Blues Three years after the 2016 release of their award-winning CD Relentless, the Paul DesLauriers Band is back with thirteen new songs, including twelve originals and a cover of Anthony ‘Duster’ Bennett’s Jumpin’ at Shadows. CD 12423961 $19.99

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Stuart McLean Vinyl Cafe 25 Years Volume 1 Dave

& Morley Stories Vinyl Cafe • Comedy

A special all-new collection of Dave & Morley stories by the beloved, and greatly missed, Stuart McLean. Laugh along with audiences from across the country as they enjoy stories about Canada’s favorite fictional family. CD 12445413 $35.99 4 Discs

Bruce Cockburn Crowing Ignites

True North Canada Pop/Rock Bruce Cockburn’s release is another dazzling instrumental album that will further cement his reputation as both an exceptional composer and a picker with few peers. CD 12470067 $22.99

Reuben and the Dark Un | Love Arts & Crafts Pop/Rock

The new album by Reuben and the Dark is a collection of lush and beautiful songs about endings and hope for the future. This record reflects ease in Reuben as a writer and performer, while he deals with his most heartfelt subject matter.

Available October 25 CD 12467328


First-rate videos sure to be in high demand.

$22 million box office 47 Meters Down

video picks of the week $41 million box office

The Angry Birds Movie 2

Voices of: Awkwafina, Dove Cameron, Bill Hader


When a new threat emerges that puts both Bird and Pig Island in danger, Red, Chuck, Bomb, and Mighty Eagle recruit Chuck’s sister Silver and team up with pigs Leonard, his assistant Courtney, and techpig Garry to forge an unsteady truce and form an unlikely superteam to save their homes. UNK 96 min. (2019) Children’s

Starring: Nia Long, John Corbett, Sophie Nelisse Four teen girls diving in a ruined underwater city quickly find themselves in a watery hell as their fun outing turns into heart-stopping fear when they learn they are not alone in the submerged caves. UNK 90 min. (2019) Adventure

Available November 12

DVD 12428611 $28.49 BLU-RAY+DVD 12428601 $35.24 2 Discs 4K+BLU-RAY 12449392 $41.99 2 Discs

Available November 12

DVD 12430798 $23.24 BLU-RAY+DVD 12430799 $27.74 2 Discs

$60 million box office

$2 million box office

Dora and the Lost City of Gold


Starring: Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth An all-star high school athlete and accomplished debater, Luce is a poster boy for the new American Dream. As are his parents, who adopted him from a war-torn country a decade earlier. When Luce’s teacher makes a shocking discovery in his locker, his stellar reputation is called into question. But is he really at fault, or is Ms. Wilson preying on dangerous stereotypes? UNK 110 min. (2019) Drama

Available October 29 DVD

12428610 $27.74

$12 million box office The Kitchen Starring: Elizabeth Moss, Melissa McCarthy, Domhnall Gleeson

Starring: Isabela Moner, Benicio Del Toro, Q’orianka Kilcher Dora spends most of her life traveling through the jungle but there is nothing that could prepare her for the adventures of high school. But she is prepared to try and solve a mystery behind a lost Incan civilization to save her parents with the help of some friends and Boots by her side. UNK 102 min. (2019) Children’s

Available November 19

Based on the Vertigo comic book series from DC Entertainment, the mobster husbands of three 1978 Hell’s Kitchen housewives are sent to prison by the FBI. UNK 102 min. (2019) Action

Available November 5

DVD 12428612 $25.49 BLU-RAY+DVD 12428602 $30.74 2 Discs

DVD 12428608 $29.99 BLU-RAY+DVD 12428598 $36.74 2 Discs


3 from Hell

18A 115 min. (2019) $2M Horror DVD 12444125 $21.74 BLU-RAY+DVD 12444126 $23.99 2 Discs

The Art of Self-Defense

UNK 105 min. (2019) $2M Comedy DVD 12403035 $22.49 BLU-RAY 12403036 $34.49


14A 87 min. (2019) $39M Action DVD 12403022 $27.74 BLU-RAY+DVD 12403021 $32.99 2 Discs

The Pilgrim’s Progress

UNK 118 min. (2019) $1M Children’s DVD 12460362 $19.49 BLU-RAY 12514284 $24.74


UNK 93 min. (2019) $22M Comedy DVD 12403015 $33.99 BLU-RAY 12403016 $30.74 | Weekly October 14, 2019 5

audiobook picks of the week A mesmerizing story of dreams and desires, death and destiny from New York Times bestseller Maggie Stiefvater!

Exit Fee Brad Taylor

Call Down the Hawk Maggie Stiefvater

NY Times Bestselling Author

NY Times Bestselling Author

Available November 5 AUDIOBOOK 8 Discs

Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood in theatres November 22, starring Tom Hanks! Kindness and Wonder Gavin Edwards Harper Collins Publishers History


Discs $38.99

Discs $33.99

Simultaneous Release

Discover more epic adventures in the second book in the action-packed Broken Code series. The Silent Thaw Erin Hunter

NY Times Bestselling Author

Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

Available November 5 AUDIOBOOK 5 Discs

12438109 $19.99

Simultaneous Release

…magnificent… - Library Journal

The Starless Sea Erin Morgenstern NY Times Bestselling Author

Random House, Inc.


Available October 29 AUDIOBOOK 8

Wrecking Ball


Harper Collins Publishers

Available October 29 AUDIOBOOK 5

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Recorded Books, LLC

Available October 29 AUDIOBOOK 3 12376151 $51.99

- Booklist

NY Times Bestselling Author


Young Adult


Jeff Kinney

Harper Collins Publishers



The latest in Brad Taylor’s Pike Logan series!


Discs 12371718 $58.99

Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

Available November 5 AUDIOBOOK 11 Discs 12298257 $59.99 Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

MUSICIAN BIOGRAPHIES Illuminating… - Kirkus Reviews

A revealing look at one artist’s journey from self-censorship to full expression.

Janis Holly GeorgeWarren

More Myself Alicia Keys

Available October 22 AUDIOBOOK 11


Macmillan Audio

Simon & Schuster Audio


Discs $58.99

Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

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Available November 5 AUDIOBOOK 8 Discs $54.99

Simultaneous Release Replacements Available

An intimate portrait of the bond that grew between two iconic and starkly different women. Touched by the Sun Carly Simon

Macmillan Audio

Available October 22 AUDIOBOOK 4 12366878

Discs $40.99

Simultaneous Release

The voice of Frozen’s Elsa releases new holiday music. Idina Menzel Christmas A Season of Love

Decca • Holiday

Guest Artists: Ariana Grande, Billy Porter

Available October 18 CD 12465085 $18.99

music picks of the week

Featuring over 40 unreleased recordings.

Final recordings from the late singer-songwriter.

Bob Dylan The Bootleg Series Volume 15

Leonard Cohen Thanks for the Dance

Legacy • Pop/Rock

Available November 22

Travelin’ Thru, 1967-1969

Guest Artists: Johnny Cash, Earl Scruggs

Available November 1

Columbia / Legacy Pop/Rock

CD 12556222 $15.99

3 Discs CD 12477633 $35.99

American Idol finalist releases her second studio album. Brooke White Calico

Tony Award-winning Hamilton star releases his third studio album. Leslie Odom, Jr Mr

Nevado Music Country

S-Curve Records Jazz

Available October 25

Available November 8

CD 12447827 $16.99

CD 12478649 $18.99

Musical highlights from the acclaimed series finale. Various Artists Transparent

Musicale Finale Original Soundtrack Decca Gold Soundtracks

Available November 15 CD 12481491 $18.99

Rod Stewart’s biggest hits get new orchestral arrangements. Rod Stewart & the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra You’re in My Heart Rod Stewart with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Snow Patrol creates new versions of their biggest songs. Snow Patrol Reworked

Republic Records Pop/Rock

Available November 1 CD 12514273 $18.99

Includes the tracks All the Way (Stay) and Love Never. Jimmy Eat World Surviving RCA Records Pop/Rock

Available October 18 CD 12514271 $13.99

Rhino Records Pop/Rock

Guest Artist: Robbie Williams

Available November 22 CD 12472078 $21.99 | Weekly October 14, 2019 7

featured video Dasher

How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever Starring: Laural Merlington

An adventurous reindeer named Dasher spends her days yearning for the North Pole, and when she meets a nice man in a red suit, her wildest dreams might come true. UNK 14 min. (2019) Children’s DVD 12372856 $38.24

Starring: Leonard Cohen, Judy Collins, Helle Goldman Nick Broomfield’s most personal and romantic film of his storied career starts on the Greek island of Hydra in 1960, where Leonard Cohen, then a struggling and unknown fiction writer, and Marianne Ihlen, a single mother with a young son, became part of community of expat artists, writers, and musicians. Never-before-seen footage shot by Broomfield and legendary documentarian D.A. Pennebaker make for a unique portrait of an idyllic 1960s bohemia. UNK 101 min. (2019) $1M Biographical

Available October 15 DVD

12403013 $27.74

Audiobook Also Available Dreamscape Media, LLC 1 Disc 12370073 $15.99

Starring: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba Ever since Hobbs and Shaw first faced off, the duo have swapped smack talk and body blows as they’ve tried to take each other down. But when anarchist Brixton gains control of an insidious bio-threat that could alter humanity forever, these two sworn enemies will have to partner up to bring down the only guy who might be badder than themselves. UNK 137 min. (2019) $164M Action

Available November 5

DVD 12428609 $27.74 BLU-RAY+DVD 12428599 $31.49 2 Discs 4K+BLU-RAY 12447780 $42.74 2 Discs

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Check out this week's selection of hot and buzzworthy DVDs, Blu-rays, audiobooks, and CDs. See a title that interests you? Click on it to vi...