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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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Jan 27, 2020 Rusczyk, Richard
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xvi, 506 p. : 28 cm
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Topics: Precalculus -- Problems, exercises, etc, Precalculus
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Jan 20, 2020 Maya Banks
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Topic: Sexual dominance and submission -- Fiction
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Jan 20, 2020 Satō, Naoki
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vi, 256 p. : 28 cm
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Topic: Precalculus
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Mar 21, 2019 Koontz, Dean
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Facing an inexorable assault on far more than his life, successful family man and bestselling novelist Cullen "Cubby" Greenwich finds himself in a desperate struggle with relentless sociopath and reclusive critic Shearman Waxx
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Topics: Novelists, Critics, Suspense fiction, Novelists, Critics, Novelists, Suspense fiction
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Mar 10, 2019 Hewitt, Kate; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Italians, Businessmen, Art therapists, Arranged marriage
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Jan 29, 2019 Craven, Sara, 1938-
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"Orphan Marisa was raised by the wealthy Santangeli family. Their only demand was that she marry their son.... Italian billionaire and renowned playboy Lorenzo Santangeli is expecting to receive his money's worth from his innocent wife on their wedding night. But Marisa flees--how can she share a bed with the man who married her solely to produce an heir? Lorenzo vows to bring his virgin bride home--you do not say no to a Santangeli! Once she's back she'll be his completely, and he is...
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Topics: Billionaires, Orphans, Forced marriage, Man-woman relationships
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Nov 5, 2018 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Sep 22, 2017 Grossman, Lev
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As a senior in high school Quentin Coldwater became preoccupied with a series of fantasy novels he read as a child, set in a magical land called Fillory. After graduating from college and being admitted into a highly exclusive, secret society of magic in upstate New York, he makes a stunning discovery: Fillory is real. But the land of Quentin's fantasies turns out to be much darker and more dangerous than he could have imagined for his childhood dream becomes a nightmare with a shocking truth...
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Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Literary, Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Fantasy -- Magic &...
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- King, Stephen, 1947-
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"Marco Salzano is furious! One moment of passion in the sultry heat of carnaval has had its price. Burning with suspicion and anger, the arrogant Venezuelan is going to track down his errant one-night stand and claim his love child! But he's accusing the wrong woman. Pretending to be her sister, fragile Amber convinces Marco that the baby in question is not his. But when Marco discovers her deception, he vows to take Amber--not as his mistress, but as his bride!"--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Billionaires, Marriage, Man-woman relationships
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Topics: Millionaires, Mistresses, Family-owned business enterprises
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- Sands, Lynsay
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When the heroine gets in the way of someone trying to kill the hero, he must make her a vampire to save her life. Then he must teach her to love the night ... and him!
Topics: Vampires, Coroners, Paranormal romance, Love stories, Coroners, Vampires
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"Caught, claimed, contracted for marriage? Tycoon Connor Brodie has just apprehended an intruder! One clad in a lacy satin underwear, not a trespasser at all, but his feisty neighbor Daisy Dean. The red-hot encounter leaves him aching for more--could the luscious Ms. Dean be the answer to his prayers in more ways than one?"--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Millionaires, Man-woman relationships
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- Thompson, Janice, 1962-; Manore, Melinda, 1951-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Nutrition
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"It's been ten years since Tiarna Quinn humiliating rejected Kate, and she's still smarting. As a famous model she can have any man she wants. But there is something about the coldhearted millionaire that makes her go weak at the knees."--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Models (Persons), Mistresses, Millionaires
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- Wolff, Tracy; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Twin boys, a baby girl and Sarah, their gorgeous mother. It's a dream family. Too bad it doesn't belong to Reece Sandler. Correction. Part of it does belong to him. But he's not ready to be a single father and he needs Sarah Martin more than ever. Funny thing, when he and his late wife asked Sarah to be their surrogate, he never imagined he'd raise that child with her. And the situation is complicated by his growing attraction to her. She's vivacious, captivating and the kind of parent he...
Topics: Surrogate mothers, Widowers, Single parents, Man-woman relationships
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xii, 340 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Lyric writing (Popular music), Popular music -- Writing and publishing, Rap (Music) -- Instruction...
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viii, 1092 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Picture dictionaries, Polyglot, Dictionaries, Polyglot
xii, 234 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Children's software -- Development -- United States -- History, Computer-assisted instruction --...
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xiii, 241 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Covington Armstrong, Stephanie -- Health, Covington Armstrong, Stephanie -- Mental health,...
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Includes excerpt (p. [180]-185) from A daughter's trust by Tara Taylor Quinn
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Billionaires, Infants
Is this person hiding anything? -- Thumbs up or down: does he like it or not? -- Is she confident or just trying to play it cool? -- How are things-- really? -- Gauging interest levels : is he interested, or are you wasting time? -- Ally or saboteur : whose side is she really on? -- Emotional profile : learn how safe, stable, and sane a person is -- S.N.A.P. is not based on personality types -- The primary colors of thought -- How and why we think what we do -- The impact of self-esteem : the...
Topics: Interpersonal communication, Social perception, Truthfulness and falsehood, Interpersonal...
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Topics: Orphans, Aunts, Italians, Billionaires
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- 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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- Thacker, Cathy Gillen
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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- Southwick, Teresa
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Topics: Uncles, Nannies
x, 336 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Yun, Brother, 1958-, Christian biography -- China, Persecution -- China, Christianity -- China,...
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xii, 404 p., [8] p. of plates : 24 cm
Topics: Ramone, Joey, 1951-2001, Ramones (Musical group), Punk rock musicians -- United States --...
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- King, Sorrel
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Medical errors are a leading cause of death in the United States, but the subject has long been taboo. All that changed with Josie. Sorrel King's 18-month-old daughter was badly burned, but in the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital, she made a remarkable recovery. Then, as she was preparing to leave, Josie was given a fatal shot of methadone, sending her into cardiac arrest. Within 48 hours, the King family went from planning a homecoming to planning a funeral. Dizzy with grief, Sorrel...
Topics: King, Sorrel, Medical errors, Patients, Hospitals, Hospitals, Medical Errors, Safety Management
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Includes an excerpt from: The heiress's 2-week affair, by Marie Ferrarella (p. [181]-186)
Topics: Millionaires, Corporate lawyers, Spouses, Congresses and conventions
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- Riordan, Rick
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The long-awaited prophecy surrounding Percy Jackson's sixteenth birthday unfolds as he leads an army of young demigods to stop Kronos in his advance on New York City, while the Olympians struggle to contain the rampaging monster, Typhon
Topics: Mythology, Greek, Fate and fatalism, Monsters, Animals, Mythical, Titans (Mythology), Jackson,...
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Child development
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- Balogh, Mary. Handful of gold; Cornick, Nicola. Season for suitors; Courtney, Milan. This wicked gift
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A handful of gold: Not only is Julian Dare dashing and wealthy, but he's the heir to an earldom. So what do you get a man who has everything? Innocent and comely Verity Ewing plans on giving Julian her heart--the most precious gift of all
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Love stories
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- Collins, Jackie
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Includes: A bonus Santangelo story (p. [491]-497)
Topics: Women personal trainers, Chechens, Motion picture producers and directors, Motion picture industry
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"Rowan had been Isandro Salazar's bride of convenience. But knowing that the Spanish billionaire would never love her as she loved him, her choice was to make her unborn child her priority and then, once he was born, make her dark journey by herself. But in Isandro's eyes, Rowan's decision rendered her a gold digger who had committed the worst possible crime. However he couldn't stop her seeing her baby son--or deny that the passion between them was as raw and intense as ever...."--p....
Topics: Billionaires, Heirs, Man-woman relationships
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- Long, Julie-Anne
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English war hero Captain Chase Eversea reencounters Rosalind, the headstrong woman, now reformed, with whom he committed one of the biggest indiscretions of his past, when she enlists his aid in searching for her missing sister
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Historical, Heroes, Missing...
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"2 novels"--Cover
Topics: Love stories, Christian fiction, Domestic fiction
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Topic: Sexual dominance and submission
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Includes reading group guide (p. [219]-220) and excerpts from Dutch II: Angel's Revenge by Teri Woods (p. [221]-230) and Alibi by Teri Woods (p. [231]-242)
Topics: Urban fiction, African Americans, Thieves, Drug dealers, Mafia
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"She'll be his perfect wife ... Preoccupied with fighting Napoleon and making love to his mistress, Brian Ranson has ignored his wife since their wedding. But now that he's become the Earl of Wright, he's ready to fetch his bride back to London. He's shocked to find she's become a bold, beautiful woman, exactly the kind he lusts after ... and she wants nothing to do with him. Gillian, Lady Wright, is desperate to seize the love she's been denied ... but not with her rakish husband! So she...
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Historical, Man-woman...
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- Rochelle Alers
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"English translation... by Atlantyca S.p.A."--T.p. verso
Topics: Mice, Missing persons, Journalists, Schools, Teachers, Mystery and detective stories
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128 p. : 28 cm
Topics: Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Cinematography, Motion...
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Includes excerpt from Kate Hewitt's "The Sheikh's forbidden virgin"
Topics: Billionaires, Revenge, Seduction, Marriage
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- Tomine, Adrian, 1974-
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A graphic novel in which Ben Tanaka tries to salvage his failing long-term relationship with Miko Hayashi, who suspects Ben is more attracted to white women, an accusation that cause their personal and political problems to reach a boiling point
Topics: Comics & Graphic Novels -- Graphic Novels, Comics & Graphic Novels -- Publishers -- Drawn...
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Divorced financial whiz Abby O' Brien Winters takes a short trip to her hometown of Chesapeake Bay at the behest of her youngest sister, Jess. When Abby realizes the extent of Jess's money troubles, she agrees to prolong her visit, even if it means seeing Trace, an ex-boyfriend who still carries a torch for her. As Abby attempts to help Jess salvage her finances and open an inn, she struggles with her quarreling family, Trace's irresistible attentions and a nasty ex-husband who suddenly wants...
Topic: Bed and breakfast accommodations
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Includes preview of The chief ranger by Rebecca Winters (p. [185]-187)
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Greeks
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- Fungo, Gianluigi; Babboni, Mirko
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Translation by Nanette McGuinness
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Action & Adventure, Children's Books -- Literature -- Science...
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- Langan, Paul, 1972-
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There's no backing down for Lionel Shepard. With a dream of joining the NBA, all he wants to do at Bluford High is play Basketball. But everyone's trying to stop him. Bad grades, bad advice from family members and friends. Will he pursue his dream or get caught in a nightmare?
Topics: High school students, Basketball stories, Young adult fiction
vi, 215 p. : 29 cm
Topics: Stocks -- Prices -- United States, Bonds -- Prices -- United States, Stock price forecasting --...
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xii, 608 p. : 21 cm
Topic: Junior high school students -- Fiction
64 p. : 29 cm. +
Topics: Chinese characters -- Japan, Japanese language -- Orthography and spelling, Japanese language --...
Includes index
Topics: Scientists, Physical scientists, Biologists, Medical scientists, Engineers, Mathematicians,...
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Topics: Princes, Billionaires, Pregnancy, Twins, Marriage
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Determined to secure another London season without assistance from her new brother-in-law, Mary Alsworthy accepts a secret assignment from Lord Vaughn on behalf of the Pink Carnation: to infiltrate the ranks of the dreaded French spy, the Black Tulip, before he and his master can stage their planned invasion of England. Every spy has a weakness, and for the Black Tulip that weakness is black-haired women--his "petals" of the Tulip. A natural at the art of seduction, Mary easily...
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- Morgan, Sarah, 1948-
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Topics: Billionaires, Princes, Waitresses, Virginity, Pregnancy
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- Kingsbury, Karen
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"A story of family secrets, broken relationships, and a love strong enough to span a nation"--Provided by publisher
Topics: Fathers and daughters, Family secrets
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- Child, Lee. Nothing to lose; Kinsella, Sophie. Remember me?; Rosenfelt, David. Don't tell a soul; Crocker, Gareth. Leaving Jack; Reader's Digest Association
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Four abridged novels
Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Conspiricies, Accident victims, Amnesia, Young women, Wives,...
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188 p. : 28 cm. +
Topics: Chinese language -- Study and teaching -- Audio-vidual aids, Songs -- China, Chinese language...
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"Thirteen years ago Yannis Markides threw a young princess out of his bed. Even now Marietta's cheeks burn in shame as she remembers her youthful attempt at seduction. Evicting the scantily clad Marietta was the brooding Greek's last act of chivalry. The ensuing scandal destroyed his life and broke his family. Now he's rebuilt his empire, recovered the Markides name...and he's ready to make the princess pay! Marietta owes him a debt. Her virginity is her price..."--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Princesses, Greeks, Man-woman relationships
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- Erik Qualman
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Topics: Internet marketing, Social media, Social networking, Electronic commerce
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- Archer, Jeffrey, 1940- author
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FBI Special Agent Mark Andrews races to stop a conspiracy that extends to the highest reaches of power
Topics: Women presidents, Presidents, Presidents, Presidents, Presidents, Women presidents, Women...
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- Galloway, Steven, 1975-
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Originally published: 2008
Topics: Cellists, Snipers, Cellists, Snipers
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- Russell, Rachel Renée
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Fourteen-year-old Nikki Maxwell writes in her diary of her struggle to be popular at her exclusive new private school, then of finding her place after she gives up on being part of the elite group
Topics: Popularity, Friendship, Artists, Schools, Diaries, Jugendbuch, Tagebuchroman, Freundschaft,...
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- Hopkins, Ellen
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Sequel to: Crank
Topics: Methamphetamine, Drug abuse, Teenagers, Drugs, Families
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Second in a series on the mighty Mongol conqueror who sets out to unify an entire continent under his rule. In this volume, he sets his sights on Yenking (modern day Beijing, China). Follows "Genghis : birth of an empire" ; continued by "Genghis : bones of the hills."
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Literature & Fiction -- World...
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- James, Eloisa; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Avon historical romance"--Spine
Topics: Aristocracy (Social class), Man-woman relationships
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Includes access code to Infotrac college edition, the online library
Topics: Political science, Science politique
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- Garbera, Katherine
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Includes preview of The chief ranger by Rebecca Winters (p. [181]-184)
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Revenge
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"Harlequin presents--babies galore!"--Cover verso
Topics: Billionaires, Pregnant women, Marriage