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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 Aciman, André
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Topics: Teenage boys, Gay teenagers, Authors
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Description based on: v. 2 (2007)
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Topic: Moomins (Fictitious characters)
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by Sledge, E. B. (Eugene Bondurant), 1923-
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Originally published: Novato, Calif. : Presidio Press, 1981
Topics: Sledge, E. B. (Eugene Bondurant), 1923-, United States. Marine Corps. Regiment, 5th. Battalion,...
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by Mead, Richelle
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Two years after a horrible incident made them run away, vampire princess Lissa and her guardian-in-training Rose are found and returned to St. Vladimir's Academy, where one focuses on mastering magic, the other on physical training, while both try to avoid the perils of gossip, cliques, gruesome pranks, and sinister plots
Topics: Vampires, High schools, Magic, Social classes, Vampires, High schools, Schools, Magic, Social...
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by Brian Tracy
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Topics: Berrett Koehler, business
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by Hart, Megan
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"An erotic novel."--Cover
Topic: Man-woman relationships
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While working at pleasant but mundane summer jobs in San Francisco, fifteen-year-old twins, Sophie and Josh, suddenly find themselves caught up in the deadly, centuries-old struggle between rival alchemists, Nicholas Flamel and John Dee, over the possession of an ancient and powerful book holding the secret formulas for alchemy and everlasting life
Topics: Flamel, Nicolas, d. 1418, Dee, John, 1527-1608, Flamel, Nicolas, d. 1418, Dee, John, 1527-1608,...
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by Hosseini, Khaled
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11,...
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by Woods, Teri
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"Gena"--Cover
Topics: African Americans, Drug dealers, Revenge, African Americans, Drug dealers
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by Riordan, Rick
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When the goddess Artemis goes missing, she is believed to have been kidnapped. And now it's up to Percy and his friends to find out what happened. Who is powerful enough to kidnap a goddess? They must find Artemis before the winter solstice, when her influence on the Olympian Council could swing an important vote on the war with the titans. Not only that, but first Percy will have to solve the mystery of a rare monster that Artemis was hunting when she disappeared -- a monster rumored to be so...
Topics: Artemis (Greek deity), Jackson, Percy (Fictitious character), Titans (Mythology), Missing persons,...
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by Kleypas, Lisa
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Includes an excerpt from: Sugar daddy (p. [361]-376)
Topics: Wealth, Social classes, Brothers and sisters
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by Bianchin, Helen
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"Wedlocked!"--Cover
Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / General, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance,...
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by Karrine Steffans
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Topics: Steffans, Karrine, -- 1978-, Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography,...
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by Sara Craven
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Topics: Romance: Modern, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance - General, Fiction / Romance / General
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Rumblefish -- Hey Jude -- Roller boogie -- Tape 635 -- Love makes me do foolish things -- Big star : for Renee -- Sheena was a man -- Personics -- A little down, a little duvet -- That's entertainment -- The comfort zone -- Dancing with myself -- How I got that look -- 52 girls on film -- Crazy feeling -- Paramount Hotel -- Mmmrob -- Hypnotize -- Jackie blue -- Glossin' and flossin' -- Blue Ridge gold -- Via Vespucci
Topics: Sheffield, Rob, Music critics, Journalists, Popular music
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Includes preview of author's: Lover eternal
Topics: Romance - General, Romance - Paranormal, Horror - General, Horror Fiction, Science Fiction And...
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by Brooks, Helen; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Millionaires, Man-woman relationships
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by Paolini, Christopher
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In Aagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves and monsters
Topics: Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic, Juvenile Fiction / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic, Juvenile...
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by Riordan, Rick
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When the goddess Artemis disappears while hunting a rare, ancient monster, a group of her followers joins Percy and his friends in an attempt to find and rescue her before the winter solstice, when her influence is needed to sway the Olympian Council regarding the war with the Titans
Topics: Mythology, Greek, Artemis (Greek deity), Animals, Mythical, Monsters, Titans (Mythology),...
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Topics: English language, International English Language Testing System, English language, Universities and...
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by Mortimer, Carole; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"First North American publication 2007"--T.p. verso
Topics: Pregnant women, Bachelors, Man-woman relationships
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by Phil Metzger
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Topics: Art techniques & principles, Theory of art, Drawing, Painting, Art, Art & Art Instruction,...
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"They're the men who have everything--except brides..."--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Greeks, Socialites, Arranged marriage, Virginity
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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A group of neighbors trapped in a grocery store by a supernatural mist--which may have been unintentionally unleashed by a nearby military base--must fight the horrific monsters that live within it
Topics: King, Stephen - Prose & Criticism, Fiction, Fiction - Horror, Horror, Horror - General, Fiction...
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by Craven, Sara, 1938-
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"Men who can't be tamed... or so they think!"--P. [4] of cover
Topic: Runaway wives
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Love stories
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Book 1 in series
Topics: Middle schools, Friendship, Schools, Diaries, Middle schools, Friendship, Schools, Diaries,...
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by Child, Lee
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A Reacher novel
Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Mercenary troops
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by Kendrick, Sharon
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"First North American publication, 2007"--T.p. verso
Topics: Brides, Mate selection, Forced marriage, Man-woman relationships
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"Legally wed, but he's never said, 'I love you'"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Housekeepers, Billionaires
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"1st North American publication"--Title page verso
Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / General, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance,...
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by Melanie Milburne
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Topics: Romance: Modern, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance - General, Fiction / Romance / General
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by Penny Jordan
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Topics: American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern, Romance -...
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by Winters, Rebecca
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Topics: American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern, Romance -...
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Single mothers, Housekeepers, Italians, Billionaires
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by Donald, Robyn
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Topics: Poor women, Extortion
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by Howell, Hannah
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Raised among eleven boisterous brothers, Islaen MacRoth knows little of the ways of love, but an arranged marriage to a man sworn never to wed again teaches her much about passion
Topics: Romance: Historical, American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance -...
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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"Forced to bed...then to wed?"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Forced marriage, Inheritance and succession
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by Lindsey, Johanna
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After her mother's death, Gabrielle Brooks sets sail to the Caribbean in search of her father, discovers he has become a pirate, and spends three happy years sailing with him. His decision that she should return to London to find a proper husband leads to intrigue, scandal, and Gabrielle's passionate quest for revenge, as she finds herself falling in love with a carefree sea captain with no interest in matrimony
Topics: Young women, Man-woman relationships, Fathers and daughters, Pirates, Aristocracy (Social class),...
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by Jeffries, Sabrina
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Seeking revenge on the Earl of Duncannon, Sir Lachlan Ross, the Scottish Scourge, kidnaps his archenemy's daughter, Lady Venetia Campbell, with the intention of using her as a weapon against her father, and finds his thirst for vengeance tempered by his growing desire for his beautiful hostage
Topic: Nobility
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by Baird, Jacqueline
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"First North American publication, 2007"--T.p. verso
Topics: Forced marriage, Man-woman relationships
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"They're tall, dark-- and read to marry"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Married people, Divorce, Pregnancy, Italians
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by James, Julia
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Brothers, Sisters, Men, Young women, Billionaires
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by Porter, Jane, 1964-
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"Greek tycoons"--Cover verso
Topics: Bachelors, Mate selection, Billionaires, Greeks, Man-woman relationships
At head of title: Sports Illustrated
Topics: Gair, Joanne, Body art, Trompe l'oeil painting, Body painting, Photography of women, Photography of...
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"Larger print"--Cover
Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern,...
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"She's sexy, successful and pregnant!"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Pregnant women, Marriage
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"The royal house of Niroli."--Cover
Topics: American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern, Romance -...
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by French, Tana
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Detective Rob Ryan and his partner, Cassie Maddox, investigate the murder of a 12-year-old girl near a Dublin suburb. The case resonates with similarities to a murder committed twenty years before that involved two children and the young Ryan
Topics: Detectives, Murder, Children
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"Wined, dined and swept away by a British billionaire!"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Arranged marriage,...
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"Larger print"--Cover
Topics: Models (Persons), Princes, Vendetta
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by Gregory, Philippa
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Originally published in Great Britain by HarperCollinsPublishers, 2001
Topics: Boleyn, Mary, 1508-1543, Anne Boleyn, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1507-1536,...
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Topics: Mistaken identity, Twins, Rich people, Greeks, Man-woman relationships
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by Hosseini, Khaled
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Mariam and Laila are born a generation apart but are brought together by war and fate. Together they endure the dangers surrounding them and discover the power of both love and sacrifice
Topics: Arranged marriage, Families, Arranged marriage, Families, Social conditions
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Let John Wesley guide you into a deeper prayer life-these excerpts from his prolific writings will motivate and challenge you to greater communion with God. In approximately 45 readings, Wesley explains the why and how of prayer for believers at any stage of the Christian life. Lightly edited for ease of reading, Wesley's insights are sure to improve the way you pray!
Topic: Prayer
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by Louis L'Amour
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by Campbell, Anna
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An Avon romantic treasure
Topic: Love stories
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Topics: Princes, Businesswomen, Arranged marriage, Inheritance and succession
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by Ward, J. R. (Jessica Bird); Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"An Onyx book."
Topics: Vampires, Police
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by Steele, Jessica
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Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Millionaires,...
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by Shaw, Chantelle
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"First North American publication, 2007"--T.p. verso
Topics: Millionaires, Brides, Greeks, Man-woman relationships, Brides
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by Garbera, Katherine; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Silhouette desire."
Topics: Millionaires, Mistresses, Marriage
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by Walker, Kate, 1950 May 7-
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"When only seduction will settle old scores"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Revenge, Pregnancy, Italians
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Billionaires
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by P. C. Cast
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Topic: Vampires -- Fiction
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"Share the love and laughter with three friends-- on their journey to wedded bliss..."--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Married people, Women television personalities, Billionaires, Family secrets, Female friendship,...
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by Black, Shayla
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Topic: Sexual dominance and submission
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"Sarah Crichton Books."
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Howard, Linda, 1950-
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Includes an excerpt of "Raintree: sanctuary" by Beverly Barton (p.277-280)
Topic: Supernatural
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Topics: Counselors, Billionaires, Temporary marriage
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by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988
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Originally published in 1978 by Bantam Dell
Topic: Western stories
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"Love, marriage...and a family reunited"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Nurses, Cousins, Birthfathers, Italians
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by Walker, Kate, 1950 May 7-
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"First North America publication, 2007"--T.p. verso
Topics: Brides, Husbands, Runaway wives, Marriage, Italians, Man-woman relationships
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by Linda Howard
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Topics: Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Large type books, Love stories, Romance: Modern