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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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by Iles, Greg
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Lawyer Penn Cage goes up against a mix of murder, racial tension, double-crosses, illicit sex ... and all of the ensuing violent consequences in the kudzu-strangled, snake- rat- and armadillo-infested hole of the Devil's Punchbowl
Topics: Murder, Gambling and crime, Wilderness areas, Gambling and crime, Murder, Race relations,...
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by Simone Elkeles
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Jeffries, Sabrina; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"At eighteen, Charlotte Page made a life-altering mistake. She wronged a man in an impulsive act that she came to deeply regret, though it led her to her present life as Mrs. Charlotte Harris, owner of Mrs. Harris's School for Young Ladies. Unbeknownst to her, that man is now her anonymous benefactor, the mysterious 'Cousin Michael.' His masquerade began as preparation for a devastating revenge, but became a labor of love. Now Charlotte desperately needs his help. Can he save her from...
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Private schools
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-229) and index
Topic: Motivation (Psychology)
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by Haldeman, Joe W
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Topics: Space warfare, Space and time, Aging
Source: binns
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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by Kleypas, Lisa
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Topics: Millionaires, Abandoned children, Birthfathers
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by Stead, Rebecca
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As her mother prepares to be a contestant on the 1970s television game show, "The $20,000 Pyramid," a twelve-year-old New York City girl tries to make sense of a series of mysterious notes received from an anonymous source that seems to defy the laws of time and space
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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by Roberts, Nora
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The four founders of Vows, Connecticut's premier wedding planning company, were childhood friends. Join in this colorful tangle of family ties, old friends, and newfound passion
Topics: Weddings, Florists, Architects, Love stories
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by Thea Stilton; Manuela Razzi; Ketty Formaggio; Massimo Asaro
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by Collins, Suzanne
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By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11,...
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by Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007; Sanderson, Brandon
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topic: Rand al'Thor (Fictitious character)
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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Originally published: New York : Scribner, 2008
Topic: Horror fiction
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Heroic young men carry the emotional weight of their lives to war in Vietnam in a patchwork account of a modern journey into the heart of darkness
Topics: Vietnam War, 1961-1975, War stories, American
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"Do you have a hobby you wish you could do all day? An obsession that keeps you up at night? Now is the perfect time to take those passions and make a living doing what you love. In CRUSH IT! Why NOW Is The Time To Cash In On Your Passion, Gary Vaynerchuk shows you how to use the power of the Internet to turn your real interests into real businesses. Gary spent years building his family business from a local wine shop into a national industry leader. Then one day he turned on a video...
Topics: New business enterprises, Internet marketing, Branding (Marketing), Social media, Success in...
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by Ellen Hopkins
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Coyne, Jerry A., 1949-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-294) and index
Topic: Evolution (Biology)
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by Quinn, Julia, 1970-
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Rumors and gossip-- the lifeblood of London. When Olivia Bevelstoke is told that her new neighbor may have killed his fiancee, she doesn't believe it for a second, but, still, how can she help spying on him, just to be sure? So she stakes out a spot near her bedroom window, cleverly concealed by curtains, watches, and waits-- and discovers a most intriguing man, who is definitely up to something. Sir Harry Valentine works for the boring branch of the War Office, translating documents vital to...
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Love stories
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by James L. Swanson
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Putney, Mary Jo
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Battered by the sea, Adam remembers nothing of his past, his ducal rank, nor the shipwreck that almost claimed his life. However, he's delighted to hear that the golden-haired vision tending his wounds in his wife. But Mariah Clarke has a secret--and a passion begun in fantasy has become dangerously real and completely irresistible
Topics: Amnesia, Mistaken identity, Husbands and wives
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by Cinda Williams Chima
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Topics: Fantasy, Wizards -- Fiction, Princesses -- Fiction
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by Hannah, Kristin
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"A novel"--Jacket
Topics: Best friends, Friendship in adolescence, Female friendship, Nineteen seventies, Best friends,...
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by Cussler, Clive; Scott, Justin
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Map on lining papers
Topics: Bell, Isaac (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Sabotage, Railroad trains
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by Bagshawe, Tilly; Sheldon, Sidney. Master of the game
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Sequel to Sidney Sheldon's Master of the game
Topics: Corporations, Families, Domestic fiction
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by Balogh, Mary
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Includes excerpt from: Then comes seduction
Topics: Widows, Aristocracy (Social class), Man-woman relationships
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by Atwood, Margaret, 1939-
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Garden -- Year of the flood -- Creation day -- Feast of Adam and all primates -- Festival of arks -- Saint Euell of wild foods -- Mole day -- April fish -- Feast of serpent wisdom -- Pollination day -- Saint Dian, martyr -- Predator day -- Saint Rachel and all birds -- Saint Terry and all wayfarers -- Saint Julian and all souls
Topics: Environmental disasters, Regression (Civilization), Science fiction, Globalisierung, Zukunft
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by Rick Riordan
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Topics: Mythology, Greek -- Fiction, Monsters -- Fiction, Animals, Mythical -- Fiction, Camps -- Fiction
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by Castle, Jayne; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Jayne Ann Krentz writing as Jayne Castle"--p. [1] of cover
Topics: Psychics, Psychic ability, Supernatural, Man-woman relationships
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by Kate, Lauren
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Topics: Paranormal fiction, Reformatories, Schools, Romance fiction, Reincarnation, Angels, Love,...
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by Feehan, Christine
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After freeing the mage Razvan from his prison cave, Ivory, a rare Carpathian female, must flee with him, risking their lives to save their love
Topics: Vampires, Immortalism
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by Cesar Millan
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Topics: Dogs -- Behavior, Dogs -- Training, Human-animal communication
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by Feehan, Christine
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Includes excerpt: Hidden currents (p. [447]-465)
Topics: Rich people, Nannies, Interpersonal attraction
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-247) and index
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Topics: Gould, Glenn, 1932-1982, Steinway piano
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by Anderson, Catherine (Adeline Catherine)
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"A Signet Book."
Topics: Comanche Indians, Man-woman relationships, Comanche Indians, Man-woman relationships
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"Revised 3rd edition"--Jacket
Topics: Finance, Personal, Debt, Personal finance, Finance, Personal, Personal finance, Debt
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by Balogh, Mary; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Includes excerpt from Seducing an Angel by Mary Balogh
Topics: Aristocracy (Social class), Courtship, Man-woman relationships
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by Flynn, Gillian, 1971-
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For a price Libby Day will reconnect with the players that murdered her mother and two sisters in "The Satan Sacrifice of Kinnakee, Kansas." Having testified that her brother Ben was the murderer on that fateful night twenty-five years ago, now she is not so sure as, piece by piece, the unimaginable truth emerges, and Libby finds herself right back where she started--on the run from a killer
Topics: Children of murder victims, Families, Juvenile homicide, Brothers and sisters
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by Penny, Louise
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Series title from jacket
Topics: Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character), Police, Villages, Murder
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by Grady, Robyn
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Topics: Millionaires, Man-woman relationships
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by DK Publishing, Inc
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Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries
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by William R. Forstchen
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by Grisham, John
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Patrick Lanigan was once a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then he stole ninety million dollars from his own firm and ran for his life. For four years, he's evaded powerful men. Then, inevitably, they tracked him down at the edge of a Brazilian jungle. Patrick is coming home to the Mississippi city where it all began. As the trial begins, Patrick's former partners wait for their revenge. But another story is about to unfold because Patrick, the most...
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Topics: Death, Apparent, Larceny
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by Foer, Jonathan Safran, 1977-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Vegetarianism, Vegetarianism
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by Brown, Dan, 1964-
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Symbologist Robert Langdon returns in this new thriller follow-up to The Da Vinci Code
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Lang, Kimberly
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Topics: Mistresses, Man-woman relationships
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-313) and index
Topics: Stepmothers, Parent and child
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by Patrick Ness
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Topics: Science fiction, Space colonies -- Fiction, Social problems -- Fiction, Telepathy -- Fiction
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by Marlon James
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Topics: Slaves -- Fiction, Jamaica -- Fiction
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by Phillips, Susan Elizabeth
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Topics: Actresses, Actors, Divorce, Remarriage, Celebrities, Paparrazi, Motion picture industry
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"Prince Rafiq de Couteveille believes Alexa Considine to be a money-hungry mistress, and using her to avenge his sister's death will be sheer pleasure.... Lexie can't understand why she's attracted the attention of the Crown Prince of Moraze--she just wants a quiet holiday. But Rafiq is hard to resist, and soon Lexie finds herself bedded by royalty. But to Rafiq's horror and shame Lexie is innocent! Out of duty and honor, he must propose!"--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Princes, Man-woman relationships
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Includes index
Topics: Kuklinski, Richard, Serial murderers, Serial murders
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by Lo, Malinda
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In this variation on the Cinderella story, Ash grows up believing in the fairy realm that the king and his philosophers have sought to suppress, until one day she must choose between a handsome fairy cursed to love her and the King's Huntress whom she loves
Topics: Fairy tales, Love, Self-realization, Fairies, Stepfamilies, Hunting, Orphans, Lesbians
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by Balogh, Mary
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Second in a series of novels about the Huxtable family, prececed by Vanessa's story, "First comes marriage," and now Katherine's story, in this work, "Then comes seduction." Margaret's story will follow, "At last comes love," and Stephen's story, "Seducing an angel." -- Cover, p.2
Topics: Aristocracy (Social class), Marriage
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by Joe Abercrombie
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by Roberts, Nora
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Includes a preview of Nora Roberts' forthcoming book, "Black hills," (p. [435]-451)
Topics: Child actors, Granddaughters, Motion picture actors and actresses, Grandmothers, City and town...
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by Winters, Rebecca
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"Harlequin series spotlight - celebrating 60 years!"--Cover
Topics: Royal weddings, Man-woman relationships
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by Robert T. Kiyosaki
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Topics: Finance, Personal, Investments, Wealth -- Social aspects -- United States, Rich people -- United...
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by Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945-
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Deucalion's centuries-old history began as the original manifestation of a soulless vision--and it is fated to end in the ultimate confrontation between a damned creature and his mad creator, Victor Helios. But first they must face a monstrosity not even Victor's malignant mind could have conceived--an indestructible entity that steps out of humankind's collective nightmare with powers, and a purpose, beyond imagining that threatens to destroy New Orleans and the future of humanity
Topics: Frankenstein (Fictitious character), Scientists, Monsters
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Subtitle from cover
Topic: Bed and breakfast accommodations
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by Vikas Swarup
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Topics: Rich people -- Crimes against -- India -- Fiction, India -- Fiction
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by Mantel, Hilary, 1952-
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"A John Macrae book."
Topic: Cromwell, Thomas, Earl of Essex, 1485?-1540
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by Cashore, Kristin
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"A companion to Graceling"--Cover
Topic: Fantasy
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by Bono, Fabio, ill
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"English translation... by Atlantyca S.p.A."--T.p. verso
Topics: Mice, Missing persons, Journalists, Schools, Teachers, Mystery and detective stories
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Topic: Exercise for men
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by Jo Beverley
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Topic: Husband and wife -- Fiction
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by Patterson, James
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Topics: Literature & Fiction -- World Literature -- United States -- African American, Mystery &...
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by Sanderson, Brandon
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Sisters, Princesses, Gods, Magic, Imaginary places
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by Feehan, Christine
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When Elle Drake, the telepathic youngest of seven sisters, fails to arrive in the coastal town of Sea Haven, Sheriff Jackson Deveau, who has loved Elle for years, must race against time to discover what has happened to her
Topics: Women singers, Sisters, Women, Telepathy
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by Nhất Hạnh, Thích; McLeod, Melvin
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Happiness and peace are possible -- The heart of practice -- Practicing skillfully with our past -- Healing our wounds and pain -- Cultivating true love -- The essence of the Buddha's teaching -- Becoming truly alive -- The Five Mindfulness Trainings
Topics: Ānāpānasmr̥ti, Awareness
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by Fulford, Joanna
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Topics: Vikings, Nobility, Young women, Marriage, Man-woman relationships
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by Andy Andrews
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Topics: Conduct of life, Perspective (Philosophy), Insight
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by Geronimo Stilton
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by Hunter, Madeline
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"Originally published in mass market in the United States by Bantam Books ... in 2003."--T.p. verso
Topics: Guardian and ward, Orphans
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by Sandra Brown
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