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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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by Orwell, George, 1903-1950
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"A Plume/Harcourt Brace book."
Topics: Totalitarianism -- Fiction., Man-woman relationships -- England -- Fiction., Totalitarianism
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by Ying Chang Compestine
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eye 112
favorite 3
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Topics: Ghosts -- Fiction, Cookery, Chinese -- Fiction, Family life -- China -- Fiction, Short stories,...
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by Vera B. Williams
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eye 34
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Topics: Chairs -- Fiction, Babies -- Fiction, Family life -- Fiction
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by Garrison Keillor
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eye 32
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Topics: Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Chicago (Ill.) -- Fiction
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by Miller, Linda Lael
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Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( M ) --...
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by Kozak, Harley Jane, 1957-
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Wollie goes undercover in a media-training company suspected of video piracy. When a dead body appears on the company's property, she's caught up in a conspiracy that goes way beyond some stolen DVDs
Topics: Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths, Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths,...
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by Clare O'Donohue
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Topics: Quiltmakers -- Fiction, Quilting -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
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by Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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eye 48
favorite 2
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"An Otto Penzler book."
Topics: Teenage girls, Rich people, Suspense fiction
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by Annika Thor
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eye 138
favorite 1
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Topics: Jews, Juvenile fiction, Fiction, World War, 1939-1945, Sisters, Islands, Refugees, History
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by Treasure Hernandez
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eye 154
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Topics: African Americans, Street life, Fiction
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by Kristin Walker
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eye 188
favorite 3
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Topics: High schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Dating (Social...
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by Bettye Griffin
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eye 41
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Topics: Divorced women -- Fiction, African American women -- Fiction
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by Bateman, Tracey Victoria
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eye 93
favorite 2
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"9 historical Christmas romances from America's great plains."
Topics: Christmas stories, American, Christian fiction, American, Christian fiction, American, Christmas...
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by Lindsey, Johanna
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The passionate story of a maid of honor at Queen Victoria's court who is forced to wed the royal spy who seduced her--by mistake
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( L ) --...
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by Authors mixed
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Topics: City and town life -- Fiction, African Americans -- Fiction, Kansas -- Fiction
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by Brenda Woods
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Topics: High schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction
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by Green, Tim
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eye 35
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Topics: Women lawyers -- Fiction, Illegal aliens -- Crimes against -- Fiction, Legislators -- United States...
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by Osterlund, Anne
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Aerin Renning and Dane Madousin struggle as incoming students at the most exclusive academy in the Universe, both hiding secrets that are too painful to reveal, not realizing that those very secrets link them together
Topics: Science fiction, Emotional problems, Fathers, Schools, Emotional problems, Fathers, Schools,...
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by Cecily Von Ziegesar
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Topics: Teenage girls, Juvenile fiction, Christmas stories, Fiction, Interpersonal relations, Boarding...
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by Toni Buzzeo
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Topics: Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Lost and found possessions -- Fiction
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by Daniel Manus Pinkwater
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Topics: Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction, Cats -- Fiction, Science fiction, Humorous stories
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by Garret Freymann-Weyr
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Topics: Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Stepfamilies -- Fiction, Emotional problems -- Fiction
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by Buxbaum, Julie
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Rushing to assist the family of her murdered best friend, Ellie consoles reclusive widower Greg and nurtures eight-year-old Lucy, who has stopped speaking
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Literary, Murder victims' families, Americans, Best friends, Grief,...
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by Banks, Iain, 1954-2013
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favorite 4
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Topics: Women soldiers, Assassins, Science fiction
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by Gennifer Choldenko
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eye 179
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Topics: United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- Juvenile fiction, United States...
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by Teri Woods
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eye 203
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Topics: African Americans -- Fiction, Robbery -- Fiction, Drug dealers -- Fiction, Philadelphia (Pa.) --...
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by Donna Jo Napoli
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Topics: Prejudices -- Fiction, Italian Americans -- Fiction, Uncles -- Fiction, Race relations -- Fiction,...
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by Advaita Kala.
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Topics: Women -- India -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Mate selection -- Fiction, India --...
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by Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955-
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Maisie Dobbs must catch a madman before he commits murder on an unimaginable scale
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery --...
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by Lois Greiman
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Topics: Impersonation, Man-woman relationships, Fiction
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by Wiseman, Beth, 1962- Change of heart; Cameron, Barbara, 1949- When winter comes; Fuller, Kathleen. Place of his own
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A change of heart / by Beth Wiseman -- When winter comes / by Barbara Cameron -- A place of his own / by Kathleen Fuller
Topics: Christian fiction, American, Amish, Love stories, American
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by Taylor, Patrick, 1941-; Donnelly, Terry
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Topics: Girls, Country life, Mythology, Celtic, Girls, Country life, Celtic mythology, Pastoral fiction,...
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by Smith, Miranda; Stuart, Roger; Weston, Steve; Peter Bull Art Studio
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 48) and index
Topics: History, Non-Fiction 9+, Civilization, Manners and customs
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by Eoin Colfer
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eye 428
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Topics: Ford Prefect (Fictitious character), Arthur Dent (Fictitious character), Interplanetary voyages,...
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by Keith Donohue
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Topics: Widows -- Fiction, Girls -- Fiction, Supernatural -- Fiction
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by Elizabeth Nunez
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Topics: West Indians -- Fiction, Breast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Fiction, Caribbean Area -- Fiction
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by Cynthia Rylant
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Topics: Friendship -- Fiction, Play -- Fiction
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by Cynthia Rylant
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Topics: Theater -- Fiction, Stage fright -- Fiction
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by Daniel Nayeri
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Topics: Characters in literature, Ability, Governesses, Schools, High schools, Soul, Fiction
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by Fluke, Joanne, 1943-
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Hannah has excellent reasons to despise the caddish Bradford Ramsey, as do many other women. Nevertheless, she'd rather not expose her youthful indiscretions, especially to her policeman beau. Hannah is very busy with the mayor's wife Lake Eden, Minn. charity event at which Ramsey is host. So what should she say when she stumbles upon his murdered corpse?
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Swensen, Hannah...
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by Lyga, Barry
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Twelve-year-old Kyle Camden develops greater mental agility and superpowers during a plasma storm that also brings Mighty Mike, an alien, to the town of Bouring, but while each does what he thinks is best, Kyle is labeled a villain and Mike a hero
Topics: Superheroes, Extraterrestrial beings, Good and evil, Science fiction
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by Kathryn Lasky
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Topics: Family life -- Germany -- Fiction, Nazis -- Fiction, Germany -- History -- 1918-1933 -- Juvenile...
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by Donna Ball
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Topics: Female friendship -- Fiction, Farmhouses -- Conservation and restoration -- Fiction, Shenandoah...
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by Wiggs, Susan; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Updated from original publication Dancing on air published by HarperCollins, 1996."--t.p. verso
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( W ) -- Wiggs,...
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by S. J. Bolton
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Topics: Women veterinarians -- Fiction, Herpetologists -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction