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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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California Digital Library
Dec 14, 2019 Friis, Oluf; Damon, Samuel Foster; Hillyer, Robert Silliman
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Topics: Danish poetry, English poetry -- Translations from Danish
California Digital Library
Dec 14, 2019 Watson, H. B. Marriott (Henry Brereton Marriott), 1863-1921
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Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 194. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
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Internet Archive Books
Dec 14, 2019 Watson, H. B. Marriott (Henry Brereton Marriott), 1863-1921
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California Digital Library
Dec 14, 2019 Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905; Pape, Eric, 1870-1938, ill
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Topic: Mexico -- History Conquest, 1519-1540 Fiction
19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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A novel
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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Publisher's advertisements on p. 1-4 at end of v. 3
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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Publisher's advertisements on p. 1-4 at end of v. 3
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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A novel
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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A novel
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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19th Century Novels
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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The Library of Congress
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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Emory University Libraries
Dec 14, 2019 Walford, Lucy Bethia, 1845-1915
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Bound in illustrated paper-covered boards
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Books to Borrow
Dec 14, 2019 Betty Crocker
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Topic: Cooking
American Libraries
Dec 14, 2019 Shimei Futabatei
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: tetsuya, hamura, husband, sayo, looked, felt, began, sister, wished, coarse ware, tetsuya looked,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=8WgY269dROoC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
Dec 14, 2019 Russell, William Clark, 1844-1911
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topic: Dampier, William, 1652-1715
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kUgDAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
Dec 14, 2019 Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901; Hay, John, 1838-1905, joint author
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Includes index (v. 10)
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Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Presidents
California Digital Library
Dec 14, 2019 Ridge, W. Pett (William Pett), d. 1930
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California Digital Library
Dec 14, 2019 Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960
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Books to Borrow
Dec 14, 2019 Dahl, Roald
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In about 1919, Uncle Oswald stumbles onto the world's most powerful aphrodisiac, Powdered Sudanese Blister Beetle
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Uncles
American Libraries
Dec 13, 2019 Jameson, Mrs. (Anna), 1794-1860
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Art, Literature, Character
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=3xYUTQLHaSMC&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Dec 13, 2019 Zane
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Includes a "Readers club guide."
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Topics: African Americans, Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Erotic stories
Franklin High School
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Description based on: 1929.
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Topics: Franklin High School--Students--Yearbooks, Franklin (Mass.)
Cornell University Library
Dec 13, 2019 Ridge, W. Pett (William Pett), d. 1930
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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19th Century Novels
Dec 13, 2019 Oliphant, Mrs. (Margaret), 1828-1897
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Paged continuously
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19th Century Novels
Dec 13, 2019 Oliphant, Mrs. (Margaret), 1828-1897
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Paged continuously
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American Revolutionary War Manuscripts at the Boston Public Library
Dec 13, 2019 Boston (Mass.). Citizens; Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803; Revere, Paul, 1735-1818; Boston (Mass.). Selectmen, recipient; Boston (Mass.). Town Meeting; Boston Public Library. American Revolutionary War Manuscripts Collection
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Holograph, signed
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Tea tax (American colonies), Boston Tea Party, 1773
Books to Borrow
Dec 13, 2019 Godwin, Peter, 1957-
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Originally published: South Africa : Picador Africa, 2006
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Topics: Godwin, Peter, 1957-, Godwin, Peter, 1957-, Godwin, Peter, 1957-, Family secrets, Fathers and sons,...
The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
Dec 12, 2019 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901; Hay, John, 1838-1905; Hill, John Wesley, 1863-1936; Fish, Daniel, 1848-1924. Lincoln bibliography
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Some plates accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress
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Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Lincoln,...
19th Century Novels
Dec 12, 2019 Norris, W. E. (William Edward), 1847-1925
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19th Century Novels
Dec 12, 2019 Norris, W. E. (William Edward), 1847-1925
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American Libraries
Dec 12, 2019 Helen Mathers
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=m30OAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
Dec 12, 2019 Helen Mathers
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=8_wOAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
Dec 12, 2019 Barozzi, Baldissini & Cia
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=yLp3Qf_5Q-kC&oe=UTF-8
Winchester Public Library
Dec 12, 2019 The Winchester Star
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The Winchester Star is the paper of record for the town of Winchester, Massachusetts. This file contains the full text of the Star from July 1, 1910 through September 30, 1910. For more information, or for access to the Star on microfilm, please contact the Winchester Public Library at www.winpublib.org.
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Topics: Winchester, Star, Massachusetts, 01890
Des Moines Public Library Yearbook Collection
Dec 12, 2019 East High School (Des Moines, IA)
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East High School (Des Moines, IA) yearbook, 1910
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Topics: east high school, des moines, iowa, yearbook, des moines public library yearbook collection
Agnes Scott College, McCain Library
Dec 12, 2019 Agnes Scott College
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Agnes Scott College yearbook for 1910.
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Topic: Agnes Scott College history
Softalk magazine
Dec 12, 2019
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Books to Borrow
Dec 12, 2019 Morinaga, Sōkō, 1925-1995
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154 p. ; 21 cm
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Topics: Spiritual life -- Zen Buddhism, Zen Buddhism -- Doctrines
American Libraries
Dec 11, 2019 Williams, Marcia, 1945-; Homer. Iliad; Homer. Odyssey
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topics: Trojan War, Odysseus (Greek mythology), Mythology, Greek, Trojan War, Odysseus (Greek mythology),...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=pRPsmPGUtIYC&oe=UTF-8
Getty Research Institute
Dec 11, 2019 Hooton, Earnest Albert, 1887-1954
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vii, 137 p. : 25 cm
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Topics: Mounds -- Ohio, Indians of North America -- Ohio -- Madisonville, Indians of North America --...
Includes index
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Topic: genealogy
California Digital Library
Dec 11, 2019 Mann, Mary E., (Rackham) Mrs
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California Digital Library
Dec 11, 2019 Webber, Herbert John, 1865-1946
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Topic: Cornell University
The Library of Congress
Dec 11, 2019 Quaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959, ed; Birkbeck, Morris, 1764-1825; Blane, William N. (William Newnham), 1800-1825; Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864
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Historical introduction.--Observations of an English immigrant in 1817, by M. Birkbeck.--A tour in southern Illinois in 1822, by W.N. Blane.--A journey up the Illinois river in 1821, by H.R. Schoolcraft.--Appendix. The Chicago treaty of 1821.--Index
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The Medical Heritage Library
Dec 10, 2019 Schieferdecker, Chr. Charles
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Vaccination, Smallpox
American Libraries
Dec 10, 2019 Sebastiano Timpanaro
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=c2FHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
"Illustrated."
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California Digital Library
Dec 10, 2019 Day, Lewis Foreman, 1845-1910; Buckle, Mary
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Topics: Needlework, Embroidery
Books to Borrow
Dec 9, 2019 Taylor, Mildred D; Taylor, Mildred D. Let the circle be unbroken
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Sequel to: Let the circle be unbroken
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Topics: African Americans, Logan family (Fictitious characters : Taylor), Prejudices, Depressions,...
Newman Numismatic Portal
Dec 9, 2019 Ron J. Abler
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A catalog of medals issued in conjunction with the United States Centennial in 1876. Over 400 medals are described and illustrated.
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Topics: Numismatics, U.S. Centennial
American Libraries
Dec 9, 2019 George Eliot
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=PTZWFf4RvSoC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
Dec 9, 2019 Eliot, George, 1819-1880; Dorey, J. Milnor (Joseph Milnor), 1876- ed
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topics: Conflict of generations, Brothers and sisters, Loss (Psychology), Young women, Water mills, Vendetta
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SrcWAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Arabic Manuscripts at Brigham Young University
Dec 9, 2019 Ibn al-Daybaʻ, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn ʻAlī, 1461-1537
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[148] p. : 210 x 147 (158 x 90) mm. bound to 210 x 149 mm
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Topic: Hadith -- Texts -- Early works to 1800
Ohio State University Library
Dec 9, 2019 Ḥarīrī, Sayyid ʻAlī, author
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410 pages : 20 cm
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Topics: Crusades, Crusades, Islamic Empire -- History -- 750-1258, Islamic Empire
California Digital Library
Dec 9, 2019 Bloundelle-Burton, John, 1850-1917; Herbert S. Stone & Company; Hazen, Frank, binding designer
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Kramer, S. Stone & Kimball & Herbert S. Stone & Co. bib, 1893-1905
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Topic: Spanish Succession, War of, 1701-1714
The Library of Congress
Dec 9, 2019 Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924
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Books to Borrow
Dec 9, 2019 Morgan, Sarah, 1948-
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Topics: Physicians, Nurses, Nurses, Physicians
Books to Borrow
Dec 9, 2019 Presley, Priscilla Beaulieu; Harmon, Sandra
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Elvis Presley and Priscilla Beaulieu were together fourteen years. This is Priscilla Presley's powerful and poignant story of her life with the most successful entertainer of all time
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Topics: Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977, Presley, Priscilla Beaulieu, Rock musicians, Rock musicians' spouses,...
American Libraries
Dec 8, 2019 Smart, Walter Kay
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topic: Commercial correspondence
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=JYsBAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Dec 8, 2019 Griffin, W. E. B
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Topics: Police, Payne, Matt (Fictitious character)
Books to Borrow
Dec 8, 2019 Hart, Jessica
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Meredith's been forced to take a job on a remote cattle station, with a boss she can't stand! It should be easy to keep things professional-except their office is under the blistering Outback sun, and Hal's work attire is a bare chest and thigh-hugging jeans! Although they're worlds apart, it's getting harder to keep things strictly business
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Topics: American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern, Romance -...
American Libraries
Dec 8, 2019 Salmon, Abbé François René
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Topic: Bible
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Throckmorton family, Bynum family, Besford family, Wickliffe family, Cocton family, Brulé family,...
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Topic: Shorthand -- Early works to 1837
California Digital Library
Dec 7, 2019 Bright, Timothie, 1550-1615
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Topic: Shorthand -- Early works to 1837
Books to Borrow
Dec 7, 2019 Alexander, Robert, 1952-
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Presents a novel based on the 1918 Bolshevik revolutionary murder of Czar Nicholas II and the rest of the Russian royal family as told from the perspective of the event's only surviving witness, a young kitchen boy
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Topics: Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918, Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918,...
Books to Borrow
Dec 7, 2019 Jones, Diana Wynne
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Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl
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Topic: Fantasy
Books to Borrow
Dec 7, 2019 Marshall, Chris; Marshall Cavendish Corporation
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 680-681) and indexes
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Topics: Dinosaurs, Paleontology, Dinosaurs, Paleontology
Books to Borrow
Dec 7, 2019 Roberta Casagrande-Kim, Samueal Thrope, Raquel Ukeles
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( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Dec 7, 2019 Anderson, Laurie Halse
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After finally getting noticed by someone other than school bullies and his ever-angry father, seventeen-year-old Tyler enjoys his tough new reputation and the attentions of a popular girl, but when life starts to go bad again, he must choose between transforming himself or giving in to his destructive thoughts
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
Books to Borrow
Dec 6, 2019 Stockett, Kathryn
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In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With the civil rights movement exploding all around them, three women start a movement of their own, forever changing a town and the way women--black and white, mothers and daughters--view one another
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
Books to Borrow
Dec 6, 2019 St. Leger-Gordon, Ruth E
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Folklore, Witchcraft
Books to Borrow
Dec 6, 2019 Miles, Ellen
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"A Little Apple paperback"
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Topics: Dogs, Dogs, Puppies
Books to Borrow
Dec 6, 2019 Birney, Betty; Stevenson, Nancy W
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"A Golden book, New York."
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Topics: Winnie-the-Pooh (Fictitious character), Toys, Orderliness, Cleanliness, Toys, Orderliness,...