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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 Casey Fitts Hawley
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Before sunrise -- In the light of day -- The science behind the system -- The values equation -- The code of love -- On the job -- Charting your career -- Your partner in parenting -- Friendship lost and found -- The mistletoe dart and the circle of life -- The happiness list
Topics: Decision making, Problem solving, Self-realization, Success, Life skills, Decision making
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by McFedries, Paul
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Includes index
Topics: MacBook (Computer), Laptop computers, Portable computers, Macintosh (Computer)
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by Low, William
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Topics: Machinery, Lift-the-flap books
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by Lucinda Scala Quinn
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Topic: Cooking
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by Collignon, Rick, 1948-
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Topics: African Americans, Spanish Americans
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by Sís, Peter, 1949-
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Madlenka plays soccer in her city neighborhood--with the mailbox, a dog, a parking meter, and some cats. Includes a brief history of soccer and words for soccer around the world
Topics: Soccer, Imagination, City and town life
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-342) and index
Topics: Rich people, Manners and customs, Rich people, Rich people
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by Cory Doctorow
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by Frederick Hertz
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Topics: Law and legislation, Gay rights, Divorce, Civil unions, Gay couples, Estate planning, Same-sex...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Autism in children, Autism
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by Rosenblatt, Roger
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"Portions of this work originally appeared in The New Yorker."--T.p. verso
Topics: Rosenblatt, Roger, Authors, American, Grandparent and child, Bereavement, Grandparents as parents,...
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by Deborah Sharp
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Topics: Bauer, Mace (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Florida -- Fiction
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by Willson, Sarah; Artifact Group
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"Based on the TV series SpongeBob SquarePants created by Stephen Hillenburg as seen on Nickelodeon."
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by Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Maciariello, Joseph A
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Topics: Industrial management, Management
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-207) and index
Topics: Psychology, Industrial, Interpersonal relations, Personnel management, Organizational behavior,...
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by Brandt, Lyle, 1951-
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Originally published: New York : Berkley Books, 2010
Topic: Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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by Arthur, Artist C
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"True to you"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Psychic ability, Apparitions, High school students, Murder, Murder
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by Carola Dunn
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Topics: Widows -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction, Jewelry theft -- Fiction, Cornwall (England)...
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by Stork, Francisco X
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Marcelo Sandoval, a seventeen-year-old boy on the high-functioning end of the autistic spectrum, faces new challenges, including romance and injustice, when he goes to work for his father in the mailroom of a corporate law firm
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by 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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by Elizabeth Partridge
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Marcia DeCoster
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Topics: Beadwork, Jewelry making
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by Baratz-Logsted, Lauren; Logsted, Greg; Logsted, Jackie; Weber, Lisa K., illustrator
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"Sandpiper."
Topics: Sisters, Abandoned children, Sisters, Abandoned children
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by Krull, Kathleen; Kulikov, Boris, 1966- ill
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-137) and index
Topics: Curie, Marie, 1867-1934, Curie, Marie, 1867-1934, Women chemists, Women chemists, Women chemists,...
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by MacLeod, Elizabeth; Mantha, John
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On cover: Kids can read alone, level 3
Topics: Curie, Marie, 1867-1934, Curie, Marie, 1867-1934, Curie, Marie, 1867-1934e, Women chemists, Women...
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by Greg Bear
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by Rowland, Diana; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Why me? Why now? That's what Beaulac, Louisiana, detective Kara Gillian was asking herself when an angelic creature named Rhyzkahl unexpectedly appeared during a routine summoning. Kara was hoping to use her occult skills to catch a serial killer, but never had she conjured anything like this unearthly beautiful and unspeakably powerful being whose very touch set off exquisite new dimensions of pleasure. But can she enlist his aid in helping her stop a killer who's already claimed the...
Topics: Serial murderers, Women detectives, Demonology
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Topics: Facebook (Electronic resource), Online social networks, Businesspeople, Facebook (Firm), Juvenile...
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by Kate Braestrup
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Topics: Braestrup, Kate, Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography, Clergy -- Maine -- Biography,...
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by Farahad Zama
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Topics: Dating services -- Fiction, Marriage -- Fiction, India -- Fiction
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by Macomber, Debbie
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First comes marriage -- Wanted: perfect partner
Topic: Mate selection
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by Lori Gottlieb
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Topics: Women -- Psychology, Man-woman relationships -- United States, Mate selection -- United States
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by Pade, Victoria
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Topics: Nannies, Single fathers, Child psychologists, Marriage, Child psychologists, Marriage, Nannies,...
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by Dorothy Koomson
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Topic: Single women -- Fiction
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by Martha Stewart
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Topic: Cupcakes
Includes index
Topic: Handicraft
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by Clements, Rory
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John Shakespeare, Elizabethan England's most remarkable investigator and brother of William Shakespeare, follows a trail of illicit passions and family secrets, as he attempts to uncover a plot to assassinate Sir Francis Drake, England's most famous sea warrior
Topics: Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596, Secret service
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by Patricia Briggs
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by Karpyshyn, Drew
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"Humanity has reached the stars, joining the vast galactic community of alien species. But beyond the fringes of explored space lurk the Reapers, a race of sentient starships bent on 'harvesting' the galaxy's organic species for their own dark purpose. The Illusive Man, leader of the pro-human black ops group Cerberus, is one of the few who know the truth about the Reapers. To ensure humanity's survival, he launches a desperate plan to uncover the enemy's strengths--and weaknesses--by...
Topics: Space warfare, Human-alien encounters, Extraterrestrial beings
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by Brandt, Lyle, 1951-
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The so-called homestead killers have been cutting a bloody swath across Oklahoma Territory, leaving behind a trail of corpses, slaughtering whole families on isolated farms and stealing their livestock. Deputy U.S. Marshal Jack Slade has been given the job of bringing back the butchers - alive. Slade follows the trail of bloodshed to the town of Paradise, where the citizens are up in arms, suspecting the Cherokees on a local reservation of committing the savagery
Topics: United States marshals, Murderers, Cherokee Indians, Cherokee Indians, Murderers, United States...
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by Debra Ross
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Topics: Mathematics, Algebra
Source: removedNEL
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by Knight, Angela
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Chemist and immortal witch Giada Shepherd teams up with Logan MacRoy, a forensic chemist who is unaware that he is the mortal son of immortal vampire King Arthur, to protect him from a bomber who is setting deadly traps
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Romance, Chemists, Witches
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by Mark Lamster
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Topics: Rubens, Peter Paul, -- Sir, -- 1577-1640, Painters -- Belgium -- Biography, Diplomats -- Belgium --...
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by Suzanne Simons
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Topics: Prince, Erik, -- 1969-, Blackwater USA, Businessmen -- United States -- Biography, Private military...
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by Peterson's; Arco
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System requirements for Windows: A PC-compatible computer running at 266MHz or higher (300MHz recommended); 128MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended); Microsoft Windows 2000, XP with SP1a, or Vista (recommended); display resolution of 800 X 600 or higher and color quality of 16-bit or higher (1024 X 768 recommended); Internet Explorer 6.0 or 5.5 SP2 or better with Java 1.3 or higher, or Mozilla 1.1 or higher with Java 1.3 or higher
Topics: National Council of State Boards of Nursing (U.S.), Practical nursing, Practical nurses, National...
Source: removedNEL
Includes index
Topics: Venture capital, New business enterprises, Going public (Securities)
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by Broach, Elise, author; Murphy, Kelly, 1977- illustrator
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Topics: Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528, Durer, Albrecht, 1471-1528, Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528, Artists,...
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by Brian Eule
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Topics: Interns (Medicine), Women physicians, Internship and Residency -- Personal Narratives, Physicians,...
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by 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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by Tim F. LaHaye
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by Leigh, Lora
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When the assassin Orion targets Risa Clay, Elite Ops agent Micah Sloane, whose family was killed by Orion, asks Risa to pose as his lover so that he can lure the assassin into a trap, as they try to resist their mutual passion
Topics: Intelligence officers, Murder
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by Catrow, David
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Max Spaniel is chef at his own diner, where he serves up a variety of tasty meals
Topics: Diners (Restaurants), Dogs, Picture books, Humorous stories, Diners (Restaurants), Dogs, Humorous...
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by Daisy Meadows
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Topics: Kirsty Tate (Fictitious character), Music, Rachel Walker (Fictitious character), Juvenile fiction,...
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by Crusie, Jennifer
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North Archer, Andie Miller's ex-husband, asks her to become the guardian of two orphans who have driven out three nannies already--and live in a haunted house! What follows is a hilarious adventure in exorcism, including a self-doubting parapsychologist, an annoyed medium, her Tarot-card reading mother, an avenging ex-mother-in-law, and, of course, her jealous fiancé. And just when Andie thinks things couldn't get more complicated, North shows up on the doorstep making her wonder if...
Topics: Nannies, Haunted houses, Humorous stories, Love stories, Ghost stories
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by Halliday, Gemma
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by Miller, Linda Lael
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Reprint. Originally published: c2005
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by Hoag, Tami
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Originally published: New York : Bantam Books, 1988
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Women's Fiction -- Divorce, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( H ) -- Hoag,...
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by Ricky Martin
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Topics: Singers, Biography
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by Côté, Geneviève, 1964-
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Two friends discuss how different they are from each other, and each decide, after wishing they were like the other, that it's best to accept one's own individuality
Topics: Swine, Friendship, Individuality, Rabbits, Pigs, Friendship, Individuality, Friendship,...
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by Anthony Browne
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Topics: Folklore, Bears -- Folklore
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by Lever, James
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"Originally published in a slightly different format in Great Britain in 2008 by Fourth Estate"--T.p. verso
Topics: Cheeta (Chimpanzee), Animals in motion pictures, Chimpanzees, Tarzan films
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by MaryJanice Davidson.
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by Clark, Catherine, 1962-
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Ages 8-12
Topics: High schools, Cliques (Sociology), Friendship, Schools, High schools, Cliques (Sociology),...
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by Jason Shiga
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Topics: Science fiction, Plot-your-own stories, Graphic novels
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by Batchelor, Stephen J
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Includes index
Topic: Middle Ages
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Selling out -- The happy ending -- The rich eat differently than you and me -- I drink alone -- So you wanna be a chef -- Virtue -- The fear -- Lust -- Meat -- Lower education -- I'm dancing -- "Go ask Alice" -- Heroes and villains -- Alan Richman is a douchebag -- "I lost on Top Chef" -- "It's not you, it's me" -- The fury -- My aim is true -- The fish-on-Monday thing
Topics: Biographies & Memoirs -- Memoirs, Bourdain, Anthony, Gastronomy, Cooks
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by Cussler, Clive, author; Kemprecos, Paul, co-author
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Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2009
Topics: Austin, Kurt (Fictitious character), Marine scientists, Medicine, Viruses, Austin, Kurt (Fictional...
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by Barss, Karen; Meddaugh, Susan
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An introduction to Martha the dog who began talking after eating alphabet soup
Topics: Martha (Fictitious character : Meddaugh), Dogs, Readers, Martha (Fictitious character : Meddaugh),...
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by Anthony Doerr
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by Adam Campbell
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Topic: Exercise for men
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"A Holt paperback."
Topics: Janzen, Rhoda, Poets, American
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by Edelman, Julia Schlam, 1954-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-374) and index
Topics: Menopause, Menopause
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Scientists, Science news, Democracy and science
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by Kizer, Amber
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Topics: Angels, Paranormal fiction, Death, Great-aunts, Good and evil, Supernatural, Supernatural, Death,...