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American Libraries

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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2011 Charyn, Jerome
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xv, 170 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: DiMaggio, Joe, 1914-1999, Baseball players -- United States -- Biography
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viii, 352 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Middle East, Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- United States, Veils -- Middle...
127 p. : 28 cm
Topics: Tōkyō Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan -- Exhibitions, Art, Japanese -- Exhibitions, Buddhist art -- Japan...
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2011 American Academy of Political and Social Science
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vii, 227 pages 24 cm
Topics: Prisons -- United States, Prisons, United States, Prison-industrial complex -- United States,...
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2011 Kim, Kang-Tae; Lee, Hanjin; ebrary, Inc
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Health & Healing, Cooking / Wine, Cookery (Pasta), Low-calorie diet, Recipes, Salt-free diet,...
xiv, 214 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Astrology, Spanish -- History -- To 1500, Astrology and politics -- History -- To 1500, Divination...
272 pages : 26 cm
Topics: Entertaining, Quick and easy cooking, Menus, Parties, Entertaining, Menus, Parties, Quick and easy...
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2011 Margaret Truman
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Topics: Murder for hire, Private investigators, Governmental investigations, Fiction
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2011 Hautman, Pete, 1952-
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June is starting at her sixth school in four years when she meets Wes, who has just broken up with a girlfriend, and although they do not share an instant or intense connection, attraction turns to love and they wonder where it will lead
Topics: Dating (Social customs), High schools, Schools, Moving, Household, Family life, Dating (Social...
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2011 Dahl, Kjell Ola, 1958-; Bartlett, Don
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"A thriller"--Cover
Topics: Drug addicts, Police, Drug addicts, Police
xii, 260 p
Topic: Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
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2011 Mercier, Pascal, 1944-
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616 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Widowers -- Fiction, Congresses and conventions -- Italy -- Genoa -- Fiction, Plagiarism -- Fiction
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2011 Shan, Darren
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For ten years, Capac Raimi has ruled the city as The Cardinal. Created by the first Cardinal to rule after him and continue his legacy, Capac cannot be killed. But that doesn't stop his enemies trying. And he has a lot of enemies
Topics: Gangsters, Missing persons, Revenge, Incas, Gangsters, Incas, Missing persons, Revenge, Missing...
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2011 Bhattacharya, Rahul, 1979-
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A cricket journalist quits his job to relocate to Guyana, where he immerses himself in its decaying wooden houses, sugarcane plantations, and diamond-hunter-scavenged rain forest before going on an adventure with the feisty Jan
Topics: East Indians, Identity (Psychology), Betrayal, Betrayal, East Indians, Identity (Psychology), Race...
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2011 Korman, Gordon
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"The Titanic is meant to be unsinkable, but as it begins its maiden voyage, there's plenty of danger waiting for four of its young passengers. Paddy is a stowaway, escaping a deadly past. Sophie's mother is delivered to the ship by police - after she and Sophie have been arrested. Juliana's father is an eccentric whose riches can barely hide his madness. And Alfie is hiding a secret that could get him kicked off the ship immediately. The lives of these four passengers will be forever...
Topics: Titanic (Steamship), Titanic (Steamship), Titanic (Steamship), Shipwrecks, Voyages and travels,...
Topics: Finley, Amy, Finley, Amy, Food habits, Agriculture, Television personalities
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-304)
Topics: Russell, Mary (Fictitious character), 1900-, Holmes, Sherlock, Holmes, Sherlock, Russell, Mary...
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2011 Ciji Ware
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Topics: Women architects, Fiction, San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906, Architects, History
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2011 Charlotte Bacon
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Topics: Interns (Education), Fiction, High school students, Crimes against, Boarding schools
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2011 Gideon, Nancy
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"HUNTER OF SHADOWS features characters briefly introduced in BOUND BY MOONLIGHT who play an integral role in uncovering more Shifter mythology and a few surprises. He's a dedicated Shifter cop with a hidden agenda and she's a fearless assassin determined to get in his way both professionally and intimately."--Author's website
Topic: Shapeshifting
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2011 Magner, Merlyn Janet
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170)
Topics: Magner, Merlyn Janet, Floods, Disaster victims
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2011 Shalom Auslander
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2011 Gabrielle D. Giffords
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Topics: Head, Women legislators, Astronauts, United States, Patients, Health, Biography, Marriage, United...
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2011 Phelps, M. William
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467 p., [16] p. of plates : 18 cm
Topics: Roseboro, Michael, Roseboro, Jan, Roseboro, Michael, Roseboro, Jan, Uxoricide -- Case studies,...
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2011 Mondello, Lisa
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"Steeple Hill Inspirational Romance"--Spine
Topics: Traffic accidents, Child psychologists, Man-woman relationships, Physicians, Child psychologists,...
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2011 Brenda Warner
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Topics: Christian biography, Biography, Football players' spouses
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Labor laws and legislation
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2011 John Paul Stevens
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Topics: United States, Judges, United States. Supreme Court, Biography, History
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2011 Rebecca E. Wilson
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Topics: Death, Fathers, Loss (Psychology), Murder, Children of murder victims, Psychological aspects,...
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2011 McCarthy, T. C
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While covering a subterranean war under Kazakhstan, reporter Oscar Wendell discovers that the germline soldiers, genetically engineered super-soldiers, are more than weapons, and that playing with the human genome has deadly consequences
Topics: Reporters and reporting, Genetic engineering, Reporters and reporting, Genetic engineering, Genetic...
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2011 Whyman, Matt
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"The memoir of a family of six living in a quiet part of England who, though not farmers, decide to buy two mini-pigs"--
Topics: Whyman, Matt, Swine as pets, Pet owners, Human-animal relationships
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2011 Pape, Sharon B
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"Berkley Prime Crime mystery"--Spine
Topics: Women private investigators, Dogs, Women detectives, Dogs, Dogs, Women private investigators
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2011 Melanie Rawn
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Topics: Magic, Magicians, Families, Fiction
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2011 Woods, Sherryl
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While celebrating the holidays in Dublin, Ireland, the O'Briens are in an uproar over matriarch Nell's rekindled romance with an old flame, while playboy Matthew O'Brien must convince Laila Riley, an older woman burned by love, to take a chance on him
Topics: Families, Man-woman relationships, Christmas
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2011 Brouwer, Sigmund, 1959-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-308)
Topics: Elementary school teachers, Conspiracies
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2011 Brendan DuBois
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Topics: Fiction, Journalists, Lewis Cole (Fictitious character)
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2011 Ruth Downie
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2011 Mayer, Kirsten; Unten, Eren Blanquet, ill
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Cover title
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2011 Porter, Darwin; Prince, Danforth
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Includes index
Topic: TRAVEL
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Topics: Popular works, Labor laws and legislation
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xviii, 200 p. ; 22 cm
Topic: Poetry
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2011 Lyga, Barry
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112 p. : 27 cm
Topics: Comic strip characters -- Comic books, strips, etc, High school students -- Comic books, strips,...
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2011 Ray Jayawardhana
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Topic: Extrasolar planets
471 p. : 31 cm
Topics: Art -- Conservation and restoration -- Italy -- Venice, Art, Italian -- Italy -- Venice
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2011 Perry, Steve school principal
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Topics: EDUCATION / General, School improvement programs
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2011 World Book, Inc
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Encyclopedias and dictionaries
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2011 Roberts, Nora
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The historic hotel in Boonsboro, Maryland, has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it's getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother. As the architect of the family, Beckett's social life consists mostly of talking shop over pizza and beer. But there's another project he's got his eye on: the girl he's been waiting to kiss since he was fifteen..
Topics: Architects, Widows, Single mothers, Bed and breakfast accommodations, Man-woman relationships
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2011 Hoag, Tami
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Four-year-old Haley Fordham, witnessed the murder of her brutally slashed and mutilated mother. To protect their fragile witness, the police call in Anne Leone, child advocate. But when one loose thread begins to unravel the shroud of lies behind the case, a truth more terrible than anyone could have imagined is revealed--a truth that will put Anne and Haley directly in the sights of a killer
Topics: Single mothers, Child witnesses
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5 v. ; 29 cm
Topics: Vocational guidance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Juvenile literature, Occupations -- Handbooks,...
xiii, 130 pages : 19 cm
Topics: Books -- Quotations, maxims, etc, Authors -- Quotations, Authors, Books
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2011 Wormser, Baron
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2011 Erin Dionne
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Topics: Family life, Marching bands, Fathers and daughters, Interpersonal relations, Musicians, High...
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2011 Porter, Darwin; Prince, Danforth
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Includes index
Topic: HISTORY / Caribbean & West Indies / General
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2011 David Wiedemer
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Topics: Personal Finance, BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance / General, Financial crises,...
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2011 Littlefield, Sophie
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"A Thomas Dunne book."
Topics: Hardesty, Stella (Fictitious character), Middle-aged women, Murder, Hardesty, Stella (Fictitious...
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2011 Orullian, Peter Vance
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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2011 Adrian, Lara
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Stolen away from her life of wealth and privilege by the evil vampire Dragos, and subjected to many years of captivity and torment, Corrine Bishop, rescued by the Order, finds safety in the arms of Hunter, a formidable warrior who is now hell-bent on making Dragos pay for his sins
Topics: Vampires, Captivity, Revenge, Vampires, Captivity, Revenge, Vampires
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2011 Irwin, Barbara J; Yock, Patricia A; Burckhardt, Judith A; Kaplan, Inc
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At head of title on cover: Kaplan
Topics: National Council Licensure Examination for Practical/Vocational Nurses, Practical nursing,...
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2011 Rubenfeld, Jed, 1959-
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"Originally published in the UK by Headline 2010"--T.p. verso
Topics: Physicians, Terrorism, Terrorism investigation, Psychoanalysis
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2011 Stevens, Janet, author, illustrator
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1 volume (unpaged) : 30 cm
Topics: Pens -- Juvenile fiction, Office equipment and supplies -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Juvenile...
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2011 Peter Helton
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Topics: Police, Fiction
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2011 McGrath, M. J., 1964-
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Investigating the murder of an adventurist under her watch, half-Inuit Arctic guide Edie Kiglatuk teams up with police sergeant Derek Palliser when she realizes that the victim's tour group was searching for something specific
Topics: Inuit, Women hunting guides, Murder, Natural resources, Diplomatic relations, Inuit, Murder,...
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2011 Henderson, Florence; Brokaw, Joel
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The faith of a child -- Singing for my supper -- Growing up fast -- Wide-eyed and confident -- Wish you were here -- Hitting the road -- The big break -- Yes, I was a virgin! -- The today show girl -- Do, re, mi -- The girl who came to supper loses her appetite -- The pill -- The "no door act" -- Detours and other digressions -- Hollywood...finally -- Brady-monium -- Good help is hard to find -- Days of wine and roses...and clam chowder and chicken -- Cutting through the layers to the...
Topics: Henderson, Florence, Television actors and actresses, Singers
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2011 Chloe Neill
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Topics: Vampires, Fiction
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2011 Bartlett, L. L. (Lorraine L.); Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Berkley Prime Crime mystery"--Spine
Topics: Artisans, Artists
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304 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Viruses, Virus diseases, Molecular evolution, Human evolution
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2011 Tobar, Héctor, 1963-
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422 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Women household employees -- Fiction, California, Southern -- Fiction
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2011 Don Bruns
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Topics: Carnivals, Private investigators, Murder, Investigation, Fiction, James Lessor (Fictitious...
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xvi, 292 p
Topics: Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions, Hispanic Americans -- Study and teaching (Higher),...
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2011 Sugar Ray Leonard
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Topics: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports, Boxing, Boxers (Sports), Biography
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2011 Mary S. Lovell
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Topics: Prime ministers, Family, Biography
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2011 Holub, Joan
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272 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Artemis (Greek deity) -- Juvenile fiction, Artemis (Greek deity) -- Fiction, Apollo (Deity) --...
Source: Sony Alpha-A6300 (Control)
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2011 Dahl, Victoria; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Detective Luke Asher, who is dealing with rumors that he got his partner pregnant, is drawn to spirited businesswoman Tessa Donovan while investigating a break-in at her family's brewery
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Families
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2011 Mayhue, Melissa; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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When Colin MacAlister is cursed by the Faerie Queen and ends up in the bed of twenty-first-century Abigail Porter--who also happens to be the most beautiful creature he's ever laid eyes on--he's torn between anger and lust. Colin is determined to see Scotland free of English control and must return to the fourteenth century, yet he cannot forget the woman who haunts his dreams and stirs him with scorching desire
Topic: Time travel
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2011 Lansens, Lori
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Originally published: Toronto : Knopf Canada, 2009
Topics: Wives, Self-actualization (Psychology) in women, Self-realization, Wives, Wives, Self-realization