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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 20, 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 Satō, Naoki
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vi, 256 p. : 28 cm
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Topic: Precalculus
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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...
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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 &...
xxvii, 272 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Self-reliance in children, Child rearing -- United States, Parenting -- United States, Parental...
xii, 234 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Children's software -- Development -- United States -- History, Computer-assisted instruction --...
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Child development
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- Thacker, Cathy Gillen
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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Topics: Millionaires, Mistresses, Family-owned business enterprises
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xiii, 241 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Covington Armstrong, Stephanie -- Health, Covington Armstrong, Stephanie -- Mental health,...
xxi, 794 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Printing -- Influence, Reformation, Renaissance, Technology and civilization
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- Tracy, Pamela Kaye, author
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"As December dawns in the Superstition Mountains, Cooper Smith is resigned to spending another Christmas alone. With his dad gone, his mom ailing and his younger brother in trouble, Cooper's only wish for the holidays is to keep his father's outfitting store going. But when his former high school sweetheart, Elise Hubrecht, unexpectedly returns to her family's ranch, Cooper puts one more item on his to-do list. If he can get Elise to face the tragedy that made her leave Apache Creek, he...
Topics: First loves, Ranch life, Man-woman relationships, Christmas stories, Christmas stories, First...
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- Cantrell, Kat, author
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"In this arranged marriage, falling for the wrong brother leads to a royal romance! Now that her family will rule Alma, Bella Montoro is a candidate for a royal wedding. But the Miami-born free spirit won't be a pawn in her father's power plays. Though he matches her with an oil baron's son, the princess has a preference for his twin brother, James Rowling. Long the Rowling black sheep, James is notorious for his way with the ladies. Could it be that the soccer star has met his match in...
Topics: Princesses, Soccer players, Marriage, Man-woman relationships, Man-woman relationships, Marriage,...
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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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- Denine, Teri
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1 online resource (276 pages)
Topics: Women singers -- Fiction, FICTION -- Romance -- Contemporary, Women singers
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- Eason, Lynette
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"Tragedy strikes Palmetto Deaf School--twice. With one student murdered and another missing, it's up to homicide detective Catelyn Clark to find the killer--and probable kidnapper--fast. She'll even work with her ex-boyfriend, FBI agent Joseph Santino, to solve the case...while keeping her distance. Relationships between cops never work; her parents taught her that. They also taught her that the only one she can rely on is herself. But when the killer starts targeting Catelyn, it's only by...
Topics: Women detectives, Homicide investigation, Kidnapping, Man-woman relationships
40 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Housekeeping, Home economics, Storage in the home, Orderliness
592 pages ; 18 cm
Topics: End of the world -- Fiction, Armageddon -- Fiction, Regression (Civilization) -- Fiction,...
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Includes excerpt (p. [180]-185) from A daughter's trust by Tara Taylor Quinn
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Billionaires, Infants
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126 p. : 29 cm
Topics: Superman (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc, Heroes -- Comic books, strips, etc
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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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"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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- Ying Chang Compestine
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Topics: Ghosts -- Fiction, Cookery, Chinese -- Fiction, Family life -- China -- Fiction, Short stories,...
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xx, 102 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Hannibal, 247-182 B.C, Punic War, 2nd, 218-201 B.C, Latin language -- Readers, Rome -- History --...
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"Overcoming life's struggles through worship"--Cover
Topics: Spiritual warfare, Victory in the Bible, Spiritual life, Spiritual life, Spiritual warfare, Victory...
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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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viii, 1092 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Picture dictionaries, Polyglot, Dictionaries, Polyglot
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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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- Feehan, Christine
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Includes excerpt: Hidden currents (p. [447]-465)
Topics: Rich people, Nannies, Interpersonal attraction
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"Kaliq Al-Zahir A'zam cannot believe the audacity of Tamara Weston! This teasing little virgin, who once rejected his proposal of marriage, is now a top model, displaying her body on advertising billboards for all to see. Kaliq still wants Tamara, so he sees to it that she returns to his kingdom for the assignment of her career--she will model the royal jewels she should have worn as his bride, and deliver to him the wedding night he was previously denied...."--p. [4] of cover
Topics: Kings and rulers, Models (Persons), Man-woman relationships
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- Han, Kang, 1970- author
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188 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Women -- Fiction, Vegetarians -- Fiction, Dreams -- Fiction, Families -- Fiction, Korea (South) --...
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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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256 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Chief Vann House (Spring Place, Ga.) -- Fiction, Cherokee Indians -- Georgia -- History -- 19th...
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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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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Video games, Video game characters, Video game tie-ins, Military science fiction, Space, Halo...
x, 336 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Yun, Brother, 1958-, Christian biography -- China, Persecution -- China, Christianity -- China,...
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- Boyle, Elizabeth
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365 s. ; 22 cm
Topics: Impostors and imposture -- England -- Fiction, Love-letters -- England -- Fiction, Betrothal --...
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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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- Coyne, Jerry A., 1949-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-294) and index
Topic: Evolution (Biology)
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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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- 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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"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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- Ryan, Pam Muñoz, author
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585 pages, 7 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Harmonica -- Juvenile fiction, Music -- Juvenile fiction, Fate and fatalism -- Juvenile fiction,...
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Includes excerpt from Kate Hewitt's "The Sheikh's forbidden virgin"
Topics: Billionaires, Revenge, Seduction, Marriage
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Topics: Orphans, Aunts, Italians, Billionaires
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Topic: Sexual dominance and submission
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- Daniels, B. J
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Topic: Romantic suspense fiction
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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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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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- Knoll, Jessica, author
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341 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Young women -- Fiction, Women journalists -- Fiction, Life change events -- Fiction, Secrecy --...
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- Southwick, Teresa
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Topics: Uncles, Nannies
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- Austin, Michael, 1966- author
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xxix, 722 pages, 8 variously numbered plates : 24 cm
Topics: College readers, English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc, Critical thinking --...
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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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- Sanderson, Brandon
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Sisters, Princesses, Gods, Magic, Imaginary places
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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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- Mofina, Rick; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Includes excerpt: Vengeance road (p. [477]-488)
Topics: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Americans, Parental kidnapping, Iraq War, 2003-, Conspiracies,...
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66 p. : 27 cm
Topic: Fairy tales
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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- Cornick, Nicola
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"Courting scandal since girlhood, free-spirited Lady Elizabeth Scarlet vows there is just one way to save her childhood friend from a loveless marriage: to kidnap him! But Nathaniel is furious. So angry that he challenges her to take their assignation to its natural conclusion and seduce him. When her inexperienced attempt flares into intense passion, Lizzie is ruined...and hopelessly, unexpectedly, in love with Nathaniel, the Earl of Waterhouse. Now the wild and willful Lizzie must...
Topics: Marriage, Seduction, Man-woman relationships
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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
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Topics: Billionaires, Businessmen, Secretaries
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x, 197 p. : 26 cm +
Topics: Soccer -- Training, Soccer -- Physiological aspects
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- Morgan, Sarah, 1948-
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Topics: Billionaires, Princes, Waitresses, Virginity, Pregnancy
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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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- Besterfield, Dale H
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 523-525) and index
Topic: Quality control
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- Sue-Ellen Welfonder
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Topics: Fiction, Clans, History, Love stories
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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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xxxiv, 607 p. : 28 cm
Topics: Photography -- Processing, Photography -- Printing processes, Photography, Handworked