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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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Jun 19, 2020 Stilton, Geronimo; Ferrario, Giuseppe; Brusco, Federico; Grassini, Valentina, 1981-; Sacchi, Chiara
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"English translation ... by Atlantyca S.p.A."--Title page verso
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Topics: Stilton, Geronimo, Mice, Karate, Detective and mystery stories, Journalists, Mystery and detective...
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Jun 18, 2020 Forman, Mark, 1964-
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Includes a reading group guide
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Topics: Fantasy, Adventure and adventurers, Orphans, Wizards
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Jun 16, 2020 Gary D. Chapman
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Jun 14, 2020 Mead, Richelle
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"A Vampire Academy novel"--Spine
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Topics: Vampires, Supernatural, High schools, Schools
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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 12, 2020 Joe Abercrombie
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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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May 9, 2020 Steve Harvey
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May 6, 2020 Balogh, Mary
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Originally published: New York : Signet, 1993
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Topics: Prostitutes, Mistresses, Bachelors, Aristocracy (Social class), Manners and customs, Prostitution,...
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May 5, 2020 Scieszka, Jon; Rex, Adam ; ill
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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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Apr 29, 2020 Cullen, David, 1961-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-403) and index
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Topics: Columbine High School (Littleton, Colo.), Littleton (Colo.), Columbine High School Massacre,...
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Apr 19, 2020 Janovitz, Marilyn
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Cover title
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Topics: Infants, Stories in rhyme, Infants, Infants, Stories in rhyme, Board books, Infants, Board books...
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Apr 15, 2020 Riordan, Rick
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A Junior Library Guild selection
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 4, Reading Level-Grade 5, Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading...
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Apr 6, 2020 Feehan, Christine
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When Elle Drake, the telepathic youngest of seven sisters, fails to arrive in the coastal town of Sea Haven, Sheriff Jackson Deveau, who has loved Elle for years, must race against time to discover what has happened to her
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Topics: Women singers, Sisters, Women, Telepathy
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Mar 19, 2020 Josh Neufeld
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Topics: Disaster victims -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc, Hurricane...
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Mar 14, 2020 Anderson, Catherine (Adeline Catherine)
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"A Signet Book."
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Topics: Comanche Indians, Man-woman relationships, Comanche Indians, Man-woman relationships
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Mar 4, 2020 Shinn, Sharon
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Zoe Ardelay, chosen to become the king's fifth wife, is a coru prime ruled by the elemental sign of water. She must return to the palace, not as an unwilling bride for the king, but a woman with power in her own right. But as Zoe unlocks more of the mysteries of her blood--and the secrets of the royal family--she must decide how to use her great power to rise above the deceptions and intrigue of the royal court
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Topics: Magic, Magic
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Mar 2, 2020 Geronimo Stilton
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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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Jan 6, 2020 Pastan, Amy; Smithsonian Institution
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At head of title: Eyewitness
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Topics: Presidents' spouses, Women
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-294) and index
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Topics: Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936, Keller, Helen, 1880-1968, Teachers of deafblind people
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Nov 2, 2019 Schraff, Anne E
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When Kevin Walker transfers to Tubman High after the death of his mother, he decides to keep his painful past a secret and remain a loner to avoid the scrutiny of others. But his star turn on the track team brings him attention and friends who may betray his trust
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
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Oct 26, 2019 Osborne, Frances
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Originally published: London : Virago, 2008
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Topics: Sackville, Idina, Women, Women, Colonists, Women colonists
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Aug 22, 2019 Butcher, Jim, 1971-
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"A Roc book."
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Topics: Dresden, Harry (Fictitious character), Wizards, Dresden, Harry (Fictitious character), Wizards
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Jun 14, 2019 Kinsella, Sophie
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Topics: Young women, Ghost stories, Treasure troves
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May 22, 2019 Cole, Henry, 1955-
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Ages 8-12
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Topics: Mason, Joseph, 1807-1883, Audubon, John James, 1785-1851, Mice, Human-animal relationships,...
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May 14, 2019 Francine Rivers
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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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Nov 7, 2018 Andrew Morton
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Nov 5, 2018 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Oct 29, 2018 Child, Lee
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Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2009
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Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Retired military personnel, Witnesses, Assassins, Winter...
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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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"Live Through This"--as emotionally wrenching and ultimately redemptive as David Sheff 's "Beautiful Boy"--follows Gwartney's frantic effort to recover her beautiful, intelligent daughters from their lives on the street
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Topics: Runaway teenagers, Teenage girls, Mothers and daughters
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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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Aug 24, 2018 Camp, Candace
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An expert matchmaker, but unable to find her own husband, Lady Francesca Haughston decides to help the Duke of Rochford, who broke her heart years earlier, find the perfect wife, which leads to a temptation that could result in scandal
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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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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Jun 4, 2018 Dreyer, Eileen
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"Olivia Grace has secrets that could destroy her. One of the greatest of these is the Earl of Gracechurch, who married and divorced her five years earlier. Abandoned and disgraced, Grace has survived those years at the edge of respectability. Then she stumbles over Jack on the battlefield of Waterloo, and he becomes an even more dangerous secret. For not only is he unconscious, he is clad in an enemy uniform. But worse, when Jack finally wakes in Olivia's care, he can't remember how he...
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Topics: Divorced women, Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815, Amnesiacs, Secrecy
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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
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topic: Mnemonics
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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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- Debra Ross
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Topics: Mathematics, Algebra
Source: removedNEL
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- Batchelor, Stephen J
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Includes index
Topic: Middle Ages
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- Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
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Topics: United States. Dept. of Defense, Scarpetta, Kay (Fictitious character), Medical examiners (Law),...
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- García, Cristina, 1958-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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- Larry J. Schweiger
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Topics: Global warming, Global environmental change, Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric, Plants -- Effect of...
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- Anthony, Piers
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topic: Xanth (Imaginary place)
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- Berenson, Alex
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Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008
Topics: Taliban, Intelligence service, Taliban, Intelligence service, Intelligence service
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- Ferrarella, Marie
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"Author's 200th book"--Cover
Topics: Police, Arson investigation, Arson investigation, Police
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- Beecroft, Simon
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Includes index
Topics: Space warfare, Good and evil
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- Carlyle, Liz
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"Miss Zoë Armstrong is beautiful, charming rich--and utterly unmarriageable. So, while she may be the 'ton's' most sparkling diamond, her choice of husbands looks more like a list of London's most unsavory fortune hunters. Since a true-love marriage seems impossible, Zoë has accepted--no, embraced--her role as society's most incomparable flirt and mischiefmaker ... until in one reckless, vulnerable moment, her future is shattered. Stuart Rowland, the brooding Marquess of Mercer, has...
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Nobility, Man-woman relationships, Nobility
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- Taylor, D. J. (David John), 1960-
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Originally published: 2009
Topics: Actresses, Family secrets
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- Mizer, Lindsay; Talbot, Jim. ill
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With the help of her fairy godmother, Cinderella attends the royal ball and captures the prince's heart
Topics: Cinderella (Legendary character), Cinderella (Tale), Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Folklore, Spanish...
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- Ferrarella, Marie
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"Silhouette special edition."
Topics: Reporters and reporting, Physicians, Fertility clinics, Fertility clinics, Physicians, Reporters...
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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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- Somervill, Barbara A
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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- TenNapel, Doug
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When he is accidentally transported to the spirit world by a washed-out ghost wrangler, Garth Hale discovers that the world's evil ruler wants his unique powers, so he teams up with some unlikely allies to find a way home
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- McGrath, Barbara Barbieri, 1954-; Nihoff, Tim, ill
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Teddy bears introduce numbers from one to twelve, as well as colors and shapes
Topics: Stories in rhyme, Teddy bears, Counting, Shape, Color
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Malaria, Malaria
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- Petrucha, Stefan; Enna, Bruno, 1969-; Perissinotto, Giada; Baggio, Marina; Zanotta, Roberta; Chiang, Janice; Macchetto, Augusto; Conti, Giulia; Urbano, Emilio; Razzi, Manuela; Georgetti, Caterina
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Cover title
Topics: Fairies, Graphic novels, Fairies, Graphic novels, Fairies
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- David Zinczenko
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Topics: Nutrition -- Popular works, Convenience foods -- Health aspects -- Popular works
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- Victor Davis Hanson
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Topics: War -- History, Military history
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- None Listed
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The superhero Mr. Incredible is forced to stop using his powers and live as ordinary Bob Parr. He misses the good old days so much he ignores his family. But a battle with his greatest foe teaches Bob that his family is the biggest adventure of all
Topic: Heroes
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- Doreen Rappaport
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Topics: Presidents, Juvenile literature, Biography
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- Kelton, Elmer
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Originally published: 2004
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Westerns, Texas Rangers, Ranch life, Cattle stealing,...
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- Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010; Sís, Peter, 1949- ill
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Ages 9 up
Topics: Dreams, Imaginary creatures
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- Chloe Neill
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Topics: Juvenile fiction, Boarding schools, Vampires, Fiction
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RL: 5.0
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, Literature & Fiction --...
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"First published in Great Britain by Allison & Busby Limited." -- t.p. verso
Topics: Lovejoy (Fictitious character), Antique dealers
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- Rick Sanchez
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