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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 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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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 Cullen, David, 1961-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-403) and index
Topics: Columbine High School (Littleton, Colo.), Littleton (Colo.), Columbine High School Massacre,...
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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 Kleypas, Lisa
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Topics: Millionaires, Abandoned children, Birthfathers
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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 King, Stephen, 1947-
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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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"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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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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by Riordan, Rick
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The long-awaited prophecy surrounding Percy Jackson's sixteenth birthday unfolds as he leads an army of young demigods to stop Kronos in his advance on New York City, while the Olympians struggle to contain the rampaging monster, Typhon
Topics: Mythology, Greek, Fate and fatalism, Monsters, Animals, Mythical, Titans (Mythology), Jackson,...
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by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Topics: Teenage girls -- Juvenile fiction, Social isolation -- Juvenile fiction, High schools -- Juvenile...
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by James, Eloisa; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Avon historical romance"--Spine
Topics: Aristocracy (Social class), Man-woman relationships
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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 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 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 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 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 Feehan, Christine
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Includes excerpt: Hidden currents (p. [447]-465)
Topics: Rich people, Nannies, Interpersonal attraction
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by Cinda Williams Chima
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Topics: Fantasy, Wizards -- Fiction, Princesses -- Fiction
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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 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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by Rick Riordan
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Topics: Mythology, Greek -- Fiction, Monsters -- Fiction, Animals, Mythical -- Fiction, Camps -- Fiction
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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 Balogh, Mary. Handful of gold; Cornick, Nicola. Season for suitors; Courtney, Milan. This wicked gift
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A handful of gold: Not only is Julian Dare dashing and wealthy, but he's the heir to an earldom. So what do you get a man who has everything? Innocent and comely Verity Ewing plans on giving Julian her heart--the most precious gift of all
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Love stories
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"Harlequin large print"--Cover
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Deception, Deception, 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 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 Mintzberg, Henry; Books24x7, Inc
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Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web
Topics: Berrett Koehler, business, Management
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"Revised 3rd edition"--Jacket
Topics: Finance, Personal, Debt, Personal finance, Finance, Personal, Personal finance, Debt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-313) and index
Topics: Stepmothers, Parent and child
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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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by Patrick Ness
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Topics: Science fiction, Space colonies -- Fiction, Social problems -- Fiction, Telepathy -- Fiction
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by Cesar Millan
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Topics: Dogs -- Behavior, Dogs -- Training, Human-animal communication
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by Marlon James
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Topics: Slaves -- Fiction, Jamaica -- Fiction
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by Fungo, Gianluigi; Babboni, Mirko
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Translation by Nanette McGuinness
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Action & Adventure, Children's Books -- Literature -- Science...
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Subtitle from cover
Topic: Bed and breakfast accommodations
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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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"Heiress Ashling Fitzgerald has come home determine to prove that she's changed. Secretly she wants to make amends--with the tall, dark housekeeper's son she left behind. But he's not the boy she once knew--Gabriel Burke is now an infamous billionaire! Gabe thinks Ashling is still incredibly sexy. He doesn't want her apologies. Instead he wants her in his bed--he wants revenge.... But once he's got it, Gabe discovers he's so hungry for more...."--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Billionaires, Inheritance and succession, Man-woman relationships
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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 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 Vikas Swarup
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Topics: Rich people -- Crimes against -- India -- Fiction, India -- Fiction
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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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by Child, Maureen
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"Silhouette desire."
Topics: Impostors and imposture, Millionaires
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by Andy Andrews
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Topics: Conduct of life, Perspective (Philosophy), Insight
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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 Mantel, Hilary, 1952-
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"A John Macrae book."
Topic: Cromwell, Thomas, Earl of Essex, 1485?-1540
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Religion, Rationalism, Religion, Rationalisme, Rationalism, Religion, Religion, Rationalism
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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 Deveraux, Jude
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When Miss Edi passes away, she leaves Jocelyn Minton all her worldly possessions, including an eighteenth-century house and a letter with clues to a mystery that began in 1941. In an attempt to understand the legacy that has been left to her, Jocelyn digs into Miss Edi's mystery and soon discovers some shocking surprises about her family's history and a man with his own mysterious past
Topics: Inheritance and succession, Self-actualization (Psychology), Large type books
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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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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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"Rafiq Al Kamil, heir to the desert kingdom of Zatara, thinks innocent Gabby will be the perfect convenient wife for his brother. But Gabby isn't as biddable as she first seems ... Now Rafiq will have to persuade her! Except the more time Rafiq spends with Gabby the more he wants her--in his own bed. But when he discovers she's a virgin, the earth collapses under his feet. Suddenly, having her as his mistress is not enough--Rafiq demands she become his bride!"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Heirs, Princes, Man-woman relationships
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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 Phillips, Susan Elizabeth
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Includes an excerpt from the author's What I did for love
Topics: Actors, Dramatists
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by Alyson Noël
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Topics: Psychic ability -- Fiction, Immortality -- Fiction, Supernatural -- Fiction
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by Cashore, Kristin
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"A companion to Graceling"--Cover
Topic: Fantasy
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by Campbell, Anna
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"Returning home to Cornwall after an unspeakable tragedy, Sir Gideon Trevithick comes upon a defiant beauty in danger and vows to protect her whatever the cost. He's dismayed to discover that she's none other than Lady Charis Weston, England's wealthiest heiress--and that the only way to save her from the violent stepbrothers determined to steal her fortune is to wed her himself! Now Gideon must hide the dark secrets of his life from the bride he desires more with every heartbeat. Charis...
Topics: Heiresses, Man-woman relationships, Heiresses, Man-woman relationships
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"Red-hot paranormal romance"--Spine
Topic: Changelings
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by Philips, Sabrina
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"Kaliq Al-Zahir A'zam cannot believe the audacity of Tamara Weston! This teasing little virgin, who once rejected his proposal of marriage, is now a top model, displaying her body on advertising billboards for all to see. Kaliq still wants Tamara, so he sees to it that she returns to his kingdom for the assignment of her career--she will model the royal jewels she should have worn as his bride, and deliver to him the wedding night he was previously denied...."--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Kings and rulers, Models (Persons), Man-woman relationships
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Topic: Exercise for men
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by Leigh, Lora
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Despite the fact that Del-Rey Delgado, the genetically altered rebel known as the Coyote Ghost, betrayed her during a rescue mission, Anya Korbin, an altered Coyote breed, is unable to deny the animalistic desire between them
Topics: Authors, American, Women authors, American
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by Griffin, W. E. B; Butterworth, William E. (William Edmund)
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Topics: Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, United States. Office of Strategic Services, Intelligence officers,...
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by Sandra Brown
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 585-586) and index
Topics: USA / Regierung, Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009, Financial crises, Bank failures, Bank...
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by Flynn, Vince
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Mitch Rapp comes up against a new and deadly enemy when he is unofficially ordered to find three terrorists by any means necessary. They've attacked Washington D.C., killing 185 and wounding hundreds. So far, however, his investigation has been painfully complicated and has yet to yield a single solid lead--and the last thing Rapp expected was to be in New York City to decide the fate of a man that could be his cover
Topics: Rapp, Mitch (Fictitious character), Intelligence officers, Terrorism investigation, Terrorism
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Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web
Topics: Berrett Koehler, business, Change (Psychology), Self-talk
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Topics: Rugby football players, Fashion designers, Revenge, Billionaires
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by Griffin, W. E. B
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Originally published: Sutton: Severn House, 2008
Topic: Drug traffic
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by Leigh, Lora
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"Reporter Cassa Hawkins has always supported Breed rights, believing they should be allowed to live free of fear and prejudice among the humans. A reasonable woman couldn't think otherwise, especially in the presence of Cabal St. Lawrence, a spectacularly muscled specimen of the Bengal breed. The epitome of the male animal, his sensuous growl can fire up Cassa's vulnerable body faster than a flame. Yet neither can ignore the nightmare unfolding around them. The Breeds have been...
Topics: Supernatural, Murder
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by Slaughter, Karin, 1971-
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As Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents Faith Mitchell and Will Trent try to connect two murders to a hit-and-run victim, Atlanta physician Sara Linton becomes more involved in the investigation--an investigation which soon culminates in the hunt for a sadistic serial killer
Topics: Linton, Sara (Fictitious character), Women physicians
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by Martin, Kat
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"After years abroad, Royal has returned to Bransford Castle to find his father dying and the family treasury nearly empty. Then the old duke wrests a final promise from his guilt-ridden son: that Royal will marry heiress Jocelyn Caulfield and restore the estate to its former glory. However, it is not his fiancée who quickens Royal's pulse, but rather her beautiful cousin Lily Moran. Penniless Lily knows that nothing can come of their undeniable attraction--but there is a way she can help...
Topics: Arranged marriage, Man-woman relationships, Arranged marriage, Man-woman relationships, Manners and...
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by Sanderson, Brandon
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Sisters, Princesses, Gods, Magic, Imaginary places