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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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Dec 1, 2008 J. K. Rowling
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Topics: Wizards -- Juvenile fiction., Magic -- Juvenile fiction., Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and...
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Jul 2, 2008 Teri Woods
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Topics: General, Fiction / General, Fiction, Fiction - General
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Jun 17, 2008 Melvin Burgess
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Topics: Action & Adventure - Survival Stories, Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic, Social Issues -...
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May 27, 2008 Rachel Gibson
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Topics: Romance - Contemporary, Fiction / Romance / Contemporary, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction -...
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May 15, 2008 Wahida Clark
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Topics: Modern fiction, Urban Life, Fiction, Fiction - General
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May 1, 2008 Georgette Heyer
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Topics: Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Regency, Romance - Regency, Fiction / Romance / Regency,...
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May 1, 2008 Anne Stuart
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Topics: Romance - Suspense, Fiction / General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance
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Apr 1, 2008 Jo Beverley
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Topics: Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Historical, Romance - Historical, Fiction / Romance /...
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Apr 1, 2008 Sharon Sala
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Topics: Romance - Suspense, Fiction / General, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance:...
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Apr 1, 2008 Ulysses Moore; Edizioni Piemme
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Topics: Action & Adventure - General, Action & Adventure - Survival Stories, Juvenile Fiction /...
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Apr 1, 2008 Jennifer Ashley
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Topics: Romance, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Historical, Romance - Historical, Romance - General
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Mar 25, 2008 Gayle Callen
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Topics: Romance - Historical, Fiction / Romance / Historical, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction -...
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Mar 18, 2008 James Rumford
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Topics: Preschool Picture Story Books, Juvenile Fiction, Children's Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction, Children:...
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Mar 4, 2008 John Varley
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Topics: Varley, John - Prose & Criticism, Fiction, Fiction - Science Fiction, Science Fiction, Science...
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Jan 29, 2008 Carl Weber
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Topics: Modern fiction, African American Novel And Short Story, Popular American Fiction, Fiction, Fiction...
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Jan 8, 2008 John Strelecky
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Topics: Leadership In Business, Management +, Business & Economics, Business / Economics / Finance,...
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Jan 2, 2008 Joanna Bourne
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Topics: American Historical Fiction, American Light Romantic Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance:...
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2008 Allingham, Margery, 1904-1966
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"A Felony & Mayhem mystery."
Topics: Campion, Albert (Fictitious character), Private investigators
xvi, 358 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Short stories, American, American fiction -- 21st century
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Topics: Smith, Emma, 1923-, Smith, Emma, 1923-, Authors, English
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When a perfectly preserved "mummy" is discovered in the dusty basement of Boston's Crispin Museum and an archaeologist turns up missing, medical examiner Maura Isles and Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli have precious little time to derail the Archaeology Killer before he adds another chilling piece to his monstrous collection
Topics: Rizzoli, Jane, Detective (Fictitious character), Policewomen, Women, Medical examiners (Law), Women...
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2008 Bennett, Alan, 1934-
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Originally published: London : Faber and Faber Ltd., 2007
Topics: Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-, Élisabeth II, (1926- ..., reine de Grande-Bretagne),...
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2008 Woodruff, Lee; Woodruff, Bob, 1961-
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Originally published: New York : Random House, c2007. With a new afterword
Topics: Woodruff, Bob, 1961-, Woodruff, Lee, Woodruff, Bob, 1961-, Woodruff, Lee, Journalists, Iraq War,...
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2008 Stout, Glenn, 1958-
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162 pages : 19 cm
Topics: Jordan, Michael, 1963- -- Juvenile literature, Jordan, Michael, 1963-, Basketball players -- United...
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Topics: Inheritance and succession, Billionaires, Guardian and ward
1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages) :
Topics: Conspiracies, Internet, LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Library & Information Science --...
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2008 O'Faolain, Nuala
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Originally published, 1996
Topics: O'Faolain, Nuala, Women journalists
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2008 Coulter, Catherine
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Originally published: New York : New American Library, 2000
Topics: Romance - Historical, Fiction / Romance / Historical, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance:...
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2008 Haddix, Margaret Peterson
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"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Birth control, Social isolation, Science fiction, Birth control, Science fiction, Social isolation
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230 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Chemistry, Physical and theoretical -- Environmental aspects -- Textbooks, Geochemistry --...
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2008 Korman, Gordon
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"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Middle school students, Schools, Home schooling, Hippies, Communal living, Teenage boys, Middle...
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2008 Patterson, James, 1947-; Ledwidge, Michael
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"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company"--T.p. verso
Topics: Kidnapping, Terrorists, Police
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2008 Farrell, Tish; Farrell, Tish. Write your own history stories
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Originally published: as Write your own history stories. Tunbridge Wells: Ticktock, 2006
Topics: Historical fiction, Historical fiction
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2008 Francis, Dick; Francis, Felix
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After guests at a party he catered get food poisoning and a private box at the Two Thousand Guineas, for which he provided meals, is bombed, chef Max Moreton is faced with the task of trying to protect his life and career
Topics: Cooks, Horse racing, Cooks, Horse racing
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2008 Dunlop, Barbara
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Topic: Love stories
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2008 Jackson, Lisa
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"Innocent by association, copyright 1985 by Susan Crose; Zachary's law, copyright 1986 by Susan Crose"--Title page verso
Topics: Romantic suspense fiction, Romance fiction
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2008 Swarup, Vikas; Swarup, Vikas. Q & A : a novel
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"Originally published as Q & A "--Cover
Topics: Television quiz shows, Waiters, Poor, Billionaires, Billionaires, Poor, Television quiz shows,...
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2008 Morgan, Raye
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Topics: Princes, Pregnant women
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2008 Long, Julie-Anne; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"An Avon romantic treasure"
Topic: Vendetta
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"The Sicilians"-- P. [4] of cover
Topic: Vendetta
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2008 Speller, Daamon; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bailey Gentry, an African-American woman who vows to only date black men, finds her life taking a strange turn when she meets the perfect man, who is white
Topics: African American women lawyers, Interracial dating
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"Our 101 best stories."
Topics: Cats, Cats, Cat owners, Human-animal relationships, American literature
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2008 Cleghorn, Mark
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175 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Photography -- Lighting, Photography -- Digital techniques, Image processing -- Digital techniques
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2008 Graham, Lynne, 1956-
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Topics: Greeks, Billionaires, Women gardeners, Married people
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Topics: Billionaires, Bodyguards, Princesses, Women college students, Virginity
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2008 Harris, Robert, 1957-
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Includes excerpt from Imperium / Robert Harris
Topics: Suspense, Thrillers, Fiction / Thrillers, Fiction, Fiction - Espionage / Thriller, War on Terrorism...
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Topics: Goscinny, 1926-1977. -- Translations into English, Astérix (Fictitious character) -- Comic books,...
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Ben Ohara is the sole surviving member his family since his father, one of a small group of WWII draft resisters (known as the No-No Boys) during the internment of Japanese Americans, committed suicide when Ben was young and his mother, whose wish to escape the past was as strong as his father's ties to it, has died with her secrets, while now his younger brother, a troubled and brilliant astrophysicist, has mysteriously vanished in the Mojave Desert
Topic: Japanese American families
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2008 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Renting a house on the Florida coast after suffering a crippling accident and ending his marriage, construction millionaire Edgar Freemantle creates works of art that lead him to discover unsettling elements from his landlady's enigmatic family history
Topics: Accident victims, Supernatural
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2008 Ruggles, D. Fairchild
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xii, 262 p., [16] p. of plates : 27 cm
Topic: Gardens, Islamic
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2008 Cannell, Dorothy
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Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2007
Topics: Haskell, Ellie (Fictitious character), Mystery fiction, Mystery fiction
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2008 Monroe, Lucy, 1967-
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Topics: Kings and rulers, Secretaries
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2008 Monroe, Lucy, 1967-
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Topics: Kings and rulers, Secretaries, Kings and rulers, Secretaries
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2008 Anderson, Natalie
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Topics: Mistresses, Millionaires
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1 online resource (xviii, 290 pages) :
Topics: Masuda, Minoru, 1915-1980 -- Correspondence, Masuda, Minoru, 1915-1980, United States. Army....
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2008 Cayla Kluver
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Topic: Princesses -- Fiction
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"Harlequin presents, 2705."
Topics: Billionaires, Single women
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2008 Wilkinson, Lee
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"First North American publication 2008"--Title page verso
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Billionaires, Pearls, Inheritance and succession, Billionaires,...
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2008 Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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"Megan Tingley books."
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Topics: Vampires, High schools, Schools, Vampires, High schools, Schools, Vampires, High schools, Schools,...
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-228)
Topics: Monologues, Acting, American drama, English drama, Acting, American drama, English drama, Monologues
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2008 Susan Stephens
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Topics: Housekeepers -- Fiction, Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Fiction
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2008 Hunter, Madeline. aut
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Topics: Romance - Historical, Fiction / Romance / Historical, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance:...
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2008 Patterson, James, 1947-
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2008 Wolff, Veronica; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topic: Time travel
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2008 Sylvia Browne
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Topic: End of the world -- Prophecies
240 p. : 27 cm
Topics: London Transport Board -- Posters, Urban transportation -- England -- London -- Posters, Posters --...
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2008 Ross, JoAnn
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Includes an excerpt from the author's "Out of the storm."
Topics: Musicians, Government investigators, Women singers, Stalkers
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2008 Lippman, Laura, 1959-
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With an excerpt from Another thing to fall (p.[373]-381)
Topics: Infante, Kevin (Fictitious character), Police, Kidnapping, Cold cases (Criminal investigation),...
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2008 Kendrick, Sharon
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Topics: Billionaires, Greeks, Arranged marriage
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2008 Lockhart, E
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Spending their summer at Wildewood Academy, an elite boarding school for the performing arts, tests the bond between teens Sadye and her best friend Demi
Topics: Social Issues - Adolescence, Juvenile Fiction / Social Situations / Adolescence, Juvenile Fiction,...
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2008 Clare, Cassandra; Rosamilia, Mike, book designer; Margaret K. McElderry Books, publisher; Simon and Schuster, Inc., publisher
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Topics: Demonology, Magic, Young women, Brothers and sisters, Vampires, Good and evil, Supernatural,...
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2008 Millar, Martin
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560 p. ; 21 cm
Topics: Werewolves -- Fiction, Vendetta -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Substance abuse -- Fiction,...
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2008 Lowry, Lois
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"A Yearling book."
Topics: Dreams, Nightmares, Foster home care, Child abuse, Dreams, Nightmares, Foster home care, Child...