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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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Feb 2, 2020 Copeland, Stewart
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Includes discography (p. [323]-324) and filmography (p. 325-329)
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Topics: Copeland, Stewart, Police (Musical group), Rock musicians
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Feb 2, 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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Jan 6, 2020 Pastan, Amy; Smithsonian Institution
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At head of title: Eyewitness
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Topics: Presidents' spouses, Women
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Dec 7, 2019 Roberta Casagrande-Kim, Samueal Thrope, Raquel Ukeles
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( 1 reviews )
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Dec 6, 2019 Stockett, Kathryn
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In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With the civil rights movement exploding all around them, three women start a movement of their own, forever changing a town and the way women--black and white, mothers and daughters--view one another
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
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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Oct 2, 2019 Niffenegger, Audrey
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When Elspeth Noblin dies, she leaves everything to the 20-year-old American twin daughters of her own long-estranged twin, Edie. Valentina and Julia, as enmeshed as Elspeth and Edie once were, move into Elspeth's London flat and through a series of developing relationships a crisis develops that could pull the twins apart
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Topics: Sisters, Spiritual life
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Sep 24, 2019 Southwick, Teresa
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"Three nannies in one month was more than overwhelmed single father Jason Garrett could handle. But from the moment Maggie Shepherd picked up his infant son, Jason know he'd found what he was looking for. He needed a mother for Brady; the orphaned nanny needed a place to call home. And he had the perfect solution..."--p.[4] of cover
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Nannies, Single fathers
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Aug 20, 2019 Berne, Emma Carlson
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Includes bibliographical references, discography (p. 105), and index
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Topics: Cyrus, Miley, 1992-, Cyrus, Miley. 1992-, Singers, Television actors and actresses, Singers,...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Joanna I, Queen of Naples, d. 1382, Queens
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Jun 15, 2019 Adams, A. J., 1950-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 199)
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Topics: Alcoholics Anonymous, Alcoholics, Recovering alcoholics, Twelve-step programs
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Jun 14, 2019 Kinsella, Sophie
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Topics: Young women, Ghost stories, Treasure troves
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Mar 23, 2019 Lauren Dane
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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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Feb 13, 2019 Cinda Williams Chima
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Topics: Fantasy, Wizards -- Fiction, Princesses -- Fiction
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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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Jan 28, 2019 Beschloss, Michael R., author
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xi, 739 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : 25 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Presidents -- United States -- History, Political leadership -- United States -- History, Executive...
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Jan 20, 2019 Mandel, Emily St. John, 1979-
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Lila Albert has been leaving people behind for her entire life. Then her latest lover follows her from New York to Montreal, determined to learn her secrets. "Last Night in Montreal" is a story of love, amnesia, the depths and limits of family bonds, and the nature of obsession
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Topics: Self-realization in women, Amnesia, Amnesia, Self-realization in women
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Nov 10, 2018 Carriger, Gail
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Alex Award
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Topics: Tarabotti, Alexia (Fictitious character), Vampires, Werewolves, Etiquette
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Nov 10, 2018 Geronimo Stilton
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Nov 5, 2018 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Oct 12, 2018 Hunt, Angela Elwell, 1957-
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Includes bibliographic resources
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Topics: Trials (Murder), Women lawyers, Socialites
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Oct 5, 2018 Peach, John Harding, 1943-
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Includes index
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Topic: Peach family
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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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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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Jan 16, 2018 Stuart Neville
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Topics: Assassins -- Fiction, Northern Ireland -- Fiction
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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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Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web
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Topics: Berrett Koehler, business, Organizational sociology, Organizational behavior, Leadership, Power...
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Feb 7, 2013 Grisham, John
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Patrick Lanigan was once a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then he stole ninety million dollars from his own firm and ran for his life. For four years, he's evaded powerful men. Then, inevitably, they tracked him down at the edge of a Brazilian jungle. Patrick is coming home to the Mississippi city where it all began. As the trial begins, Patrick's former partners wait for their revenge. But another story is about to unfold because Patrick, the most...
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Topics: Death, Apparent, Larceny
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Nov 11, 2012 Leclaire, Day
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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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Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-247) and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Gould, Glenn, 1932-1982, Steinway piano
xxiii, 190 p. ; 25 cm
Topic: Medical ethics -- Case studies
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- Guilfoile, Patrick
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120 p. : 24 cm
Topic: Diphtheria -- Popular works
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- Whiddon, Karen
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Topic: Country musicians
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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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xiii, 248 pages ; 25 cm
Topics: Korematsu, Fred, 1919-2005 -- Trials, litigation, etc, Korematsu, Fred, 1919-2005, Evacuation and...
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- Welshman, Kate
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Topics: Camps, Best friends, Jealousy, Boys
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- Siobhan Dowd
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Topics: Cultural Literacy and Humanities, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade...
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- Palmer, Michael, 1942-
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Includes preview of author's upcoming novel: The second opionion (p. [487]-498)
Topics: Physicians, Presidents, Physician and patient
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- Denine, Teri
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1 online resource (276 pages)
Topics: Women singers -- Fiction, FICTION -- Romance -- Contemporary, Women singers
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Topic: Investments
Source: lendinglibrary
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- Doss, James D
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Rancher and sometime tribal investigator Charlie Moon gets the call when the widow Montoya starts fussing about witches. When no one listens to her concerns, she takes matters into her own hands, and winds up a corpse
Topics: Moon, Charlie (Fictitious character : Doss), Ute Indians, Widows, Moon, Charlie (Fictitious...
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xii, 250 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Drugs in motion pictures, Motion pictures -- Great Britain, Motion pictures -- Canada, Motion...
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x, 180 p. : 31 cm
Topic: Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916 -- Catalogues raisonnés
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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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- Gary Laderman
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Topics: Religion and culture -- United States, Implicit religion -- United States, United States --...
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- Smith, Tom Rob
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 407)
Topic: Secret service
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xviii, 329 p. : 24 cm
Topic: Sports -- Moral and ethical aspects
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- Springer, G. J
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- Platt, Donald, 1957-; New Issues Poetry & Prose (Firm)
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Poems
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- Fiennes, William
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-[216])
Topics: Fiennes, William, Fiennes, William, Brothers, Epileptics
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- Upson, Nicola
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Originally published: 2008
Topics: Tey, Josephine, 1896 or 1897-1952, Women dramatists, Theater, World War, 1914-1918, Murder
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-350) and index
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- Hannay, Barbara
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Topic: Surrogate mothers
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- Davidson, Cathy N., 1949-; Goldberg, David Theo
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Cathy Davidson and David Theo Goldberg focus on the potential for shared and interactive learning made possible by the Internet.
Topics: technology, children, Educational technology, Internet in education, Education, Educational change,...
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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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- Grimes, Martha
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Sequel to: Biting the moon
Topics: Teenage girls, Animal rights activists, Drifters, Amnesiacs, Factory farms
Understand citizenship, naturalization, and eligibility -- Apply for naturalized citizenship -- Practice reading, writing, and speaking English -- Learn about U.S. history and government -- Take the English communication practice test -- Take the civics practice test
Topics: Study Aids, Study Guides, Test Prep, Citizenship, Study Aids / General, Naturalization
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- Melissa Senate
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Topics: Sisters -- Fiction, Maine -- Fiction
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"Part vampire, part werewolf, Riley Jenson knows what can happen when vamps don't play well with others. But she's never seen anything like this: a series of brutal murders surrounding the latest hot spot for vampire-human hookups--and the victims aren't just killed, they're beheaded. Now Riley is launching into action, toying with a seductive--and highly suspicious--club owner, and finding herself in the middle of another mystery: women being killed one by one, without a trace of...
Topics: Vampires, Werewolves, Murder, Man-woman relationships, Man-woman relationships, Murder, Vampires,...
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- Bettye Griffin
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Topics: Divorced women -- Fiction, African American women -- Fiction
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- Aronson, Marc (EDT)/ Campbell, Patty (EDT)
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- Greanias, Thomas
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Topics: Archaeologists, Atlantis (Legendary place), Conspiracies
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- McConnell, David, 1959 Aug. 31-
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Topics: Port cities, Sailors, Avarice
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- Klavan, Andrew
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"An Otto Penzler book."
Topics: Missing children, Terrorists, Missing children, Terrorists