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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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May 15, 2020 Stephen Baxter
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Topics: Floods -- Fiction, Climatic changes -- Fiction, End of the world -- Fiction
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May 11, 2020 Angie Sage
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Topics: Apprentices -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Wizards -- Fiction, Genies -- Fiction, Fantasy
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Apr 29, 2020 Cowell, Cressida
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Book number taken from cover
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Topics: Vikings, Dragons, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction, Dragons, Dragons, Vikings
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Jan 20, 2020 Maya Banks
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Topic: Sexual dominance and submission -- Fiction
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Jan 14, 2020 Kim, Young; Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human
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Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery & Horror -- Comics &...
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Apr 26, 2019 Titilola Alexandrah Shoneyin
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Topics: Polygamy, Wives, Families, Fiction
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Jan 7, 2019 Lasky, Kathryn
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Abandoned by his pack, a baby wolf with a mysterious mark on his deformed paw survives and embarks on a journey that will change the world of the wolves of the Beyond
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Topics: Wolves, Courage, Wolves, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Courage, Wolves, Wolves, Courage
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Sep 22, 2018 Mary Monroe
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Topics: African American women executives -- Fiction, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, African American...
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Sep 4, 2018 Rosenberg, Joel C., 1967-
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As the apocalyptic leaders of Iran call for the annihilation of Israel and the U.S., CIA operative David Shirazi is sent into Tehran with one objective: use all means necessary to disrupt Iran's nuclear weapons program, without leaving American fingerprints and without triggering a regional war. A native Farsi speaker whose family escaped from Iran in 1979, he couldn't be better prepared for the mission. But none of his training has prepared Shirazi for what will happen next. An obscure...
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Topics: Spy stories, Intelligence officers, Nuclear warfare, Prophecy, Suspense fiction, Christian fiction
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Jun 9, 2018 Patterson, James, 1947-
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Detective Alex Cross pursues the most ruthless killer he's ever encountered -- to a land of sheer terror and back. It's the worst crime scene Alex Cross has ever seen, and then more killings, each one more ruthless than the last, quickly follow. After one death comes terrifyingly close to home, Alex realizes he's chasing a horrible new breed of killer. Digging deeper into the case, Alex and his girlfriend, Detective Brianna Stone, uncover a shocking Washington, D.C., underworld: a gang of...
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Topics: Cross, Alex (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, African American psychologists -- Fiction,...
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Apr 18, 2018 Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
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Topics: Traffic accidents, Paranormal fiction, Juvenile fiction, Ghosts, Supernatural, Fiction
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Jan 16, 2018 Stuart Neville
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Topics: Assassins -- Fiction, Northern Ireland -- Fiction
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Oct 17, 2012 Robin Palmer
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Topics: Documentary films -- Fiction, Popularity -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, High...
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- Price, Kalayna; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"A Roc Book"
Topics: Women private investigators, Witches, Police, Magic, Murder, Paranormal fiction
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- Sarwat Chadda
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Topics: Templars -- Fiction, Supernatural -- Fiction, Good and evil -- Fiction, London (England) --...
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- Ted Dekker
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Topics: Romanies -- Fiction, New Mexico -- Fiction
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- Erin Downing
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Topics: Middle schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Gossip -- Fiction, Newspapers -- Fiction, Middle...
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- Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-
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Includes discussion questions
Topics: Abenaki Indians, Indians of North America, Native American soldiers, Soldiers, Teenage boys,...
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- Frank, Jacquelyn. Phoenix project; Douglas, Kate. Crystal dreams; Haines, Jess. Spark of temptation; Willis, Clare. My soul to take
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The phoenix project / by Jacquelyn Frank -- Crystal dreams / by Kate Douglas -- Spark of temptation / by Jess Haines -- My soul to take / by Clare Willis
Topics: Paranormal romance stories, American, Paranormal fiction, Romance fiction
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- Chloe Neill
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Topics: Juvenile fiction, Boarding schools, Vampires, Fiction
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- Annika Thor
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Topics: Jews, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, World War, 1939-1945, Sisters, Islands, Refugees, History
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- Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez; Alisa Valdes
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Topics: Caterers and catering -- Fiction, Single women -- Fiction, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction,...
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- Cheryl Klein
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Topics: Lesbians -- Fiction, California -- Fiction
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Topics: Runaways -- Fiction, Human-animal communication -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Inventors...
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- Hernandez, Treasure
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At head of cover title: Urban books presents
Topics: African Americans, Urban fiction, Street life, African Americans, Street life, Urban fiction,...
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- Ann Dee Ellis
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Topics: Depression, Mental -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Mothers -- Fiction, Grief -- Fiction
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- Robinson, Peter
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, English, Banks, Alan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police --...
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- Darren Shan
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Topics: Werewolves, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Demonology, Horror stories
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- Julian Fellowes
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Topics: Upper class -- England -- London -- Fiction, Nineteen sixties -- Fiction, London (England) --...
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- Steel, Danielle
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Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, 2009
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( S ) -- Steel, Danielle, Women photographers,...
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- Vincenzi, Penny
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Wartime is never easy, and Grace Bennett and her two friends are doing the best they can. Forbidden Places reveals the stories of one young woman who is widowed after only five years of marriage, a wife who rethinks her feelings after witnessing disturbing changes in her husband, and a woman who wonders if the war will free her from a brutal marriage
Topics: Married women, Marriage, World War, 1939-1945, Psychological fiction
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- Susannah T. French
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Topics: Environmental protection -- Fiction, Redwoods -- Fiction, Trees -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction,...
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- Chance, Karen
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"An Onyx book."
Topics: Palmer, Cassie (Fictitious character), Clairvoyants, Vampires, Clairvoyants, Palmer, Cassie...
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- Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
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Danger stalks Lucas Davenport at work and all too close to home when petty thief and paraplegic Randy Whitcomb targets Lucas's pretty fourteen-year-old adopted daughter and a young man with the .50 caliber sniper rifle and the right-wing-crazy background roams through the city filled with the most powerful politicians on earth . .
Topics: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Mystery fiction
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- Fern Michaels
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Topics: Married people -- Fiction, Surrogate mothers -- Fiction, Adoption -- Fiction, Extortion -- Fiction
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- Bettye Griffin
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Topics: Divorced women -- Fiction, African American women -- Fiction
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- Vivian French
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Topics: Fairy tales, Magic, Witches, Juvenile fiction, Orphans, Fiction
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- Mary Guterson
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Topic: Single women -- Fiction
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- White, Michael C.
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Topics: Snipers -- Fiction, Women spies -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction, Russians -- United...
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- Pat G'Orge-Walker
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Topics: Mothers and sons, African American families, Grandparent and child, Fiction
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- Blake Nelson
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Topics: Social action -- Fiction, Consumption (Economics) -- Fiction, Ecology -- Fiction, Dating (Social...
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- Jeff Jarka
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Topics: Dogs -- Fiction, Human-animal relationships -- Fiction
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- Melissa Senate
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Topics: Sisters -- Fiction, Maine -- Fiction
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- Claire Cook
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Topics: Neighbors -- Fiction, Middle-aged women -- Fiction, Female friendship -- Fiction, Suburban life --...
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Topics: Children's Books -- History & Historical Fiction -- United States -- Fiction, Children's Books...
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- Louis Sachar
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Topics: Bridge (Game) -- Fiction, Uncles -- Fiction, Blind -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Fiction,...
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- Warren, Christine. Devil's bargain; Liu, Marjorie M. Robber bride; Kittredge, Caitlin. Down in the ground where the dead men go; Maclaine, Jenna. Sin slayer
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Devil's bargain / by Christine Warren -- Robber bride / by Marjorie M. Liu -- Down in the ground where the dead men go / by Caitlin Kittrege -- Sin slayer / by Jenna Maclaine
Topics: Demonology, Paranormal fiction, Paranormal fiction, American, Demonology, Paranormal fiction,...
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- Bram Stoker
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Topic: Vampires -- Fiction
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- Levine, Laura, 1943-
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Originally published: 2009
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Austen, Jaine...
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- Vaughn, Carrie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Talk radio host and werewolf Kitty Norville has agreed to appear on TV's first all-supernatural reality show. She's expecting cheesy competitions and manufactured drama starring shapeshifters, vampires, and psychics. But what begins as a publicity stunt will turn into a fight for her life. The cast members, including Kitty, arrive at the remote mountain lodge where the show is set. As soon as filming starts, violence erupts and Kitty suspects that the show is a cover for a nefarious plot. Then...
Topics: Werewolves, Reality television programs, Radio talk show hosts, Paranormal fiction
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- Rosemary Wells
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Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Juvenile fiction, Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Fiction,...
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- Qiu Xiaolong
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Topics: Chen, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- China -- Shanghai -- Fiction, Shanghai...
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- Lois Greiman
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Topics: Impersonation, Man-woman relationships, Fiction
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- Tammi Sauer
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Topics: Talent shows -- Fiction, Ability -- Fiction, Chickens -- Fiction, Domestic animals -- Fiction,...
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- Kingsbury, Karen
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Topics: Literature & Fiction -- World Literature -- United States, Motion picture producers and...
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- Kathryn Fitzmaurice
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Topics: Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Forgiveness -- Fiction, Prisoners -- Fiction, Conduct of life --...
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- Madeline Hunter
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Topics: Courtesans, Man-woman relationships, Landlord and tenant, Legacies, Fiction
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- John Coy
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Topics: Baseball -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Sex role -- Fiction, Divorce --...
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- Priscilla Royal
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Topics: Fiction, Investigation, Murder, History
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- Cathleen Davitt Bell
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- Wyoming -- Fiction, Camps -- Fiction, Family life -- Wyoming --...
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- Authors mixed
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Topics: City and town life -- Fiction, African Americans -- Fiction, Kansas -- Fiction
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- Ying Chang Compestine
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Topics: Ghosts -- Fiction, Cookery, Chinese -- Fiction, Family life -- China -- Fiction, Short stories,...
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Topics: Birthdays, Magic, Wishes, Dora the Explorer (Fictitious character), Dora the Explorer (Fictitious...
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- William Kent Krueger
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Topics: O'Connor, Cork (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Minnesota -- Fiction,...
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RL: 5.0
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, Literature & Fiction --...
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- Bruce Coville
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Topics: Unicorns -- Fiction, Dragons -- Fiction, Fantasy
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- McDaniel, Lurlene
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Topics: Assisted suicide, Friendship, Brothers and sisters, Cancer, Young adult fiction, Suicide, Siblings,...
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- Galenorn, Yasmine, 1961-
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"Berkley paranormal romance"--Spine
Topics: Otherworld Intelligence Agency (Imaginary organization), D'Artigo sisters (Fictitious characters),...
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- Suzanne Williams
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Topics: Bull riding -- Fiction, Brothers -- Fiction
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- Emily Brightwell
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Topics: Jeffries, Mrs. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Witherspoon, Gerald (Fictitious character) --...
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- Patterson, James
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Topics: Literature & Fiction -- World Literature -- United States -- African American, Mystery &...
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- Dana Reinhardt
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Topics: Brothers -- Fiction, Soldiers -- Fiction, Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Fiction, Walking --...
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- Authors mixed
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Topics: City and town life -- Fiction, African Americans -- Fiction, Kansas -- Fiction
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- Salvatore, R. A., 1959-
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Authors, A-Z -- ( S ) -- Salvatore, R.A., Science Fiction &...
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- Debbie Macomber
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Topics: Fiction, Man-woman relationships, Weddings