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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 Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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"An Otto Penzler book."
Topics: Teenage girls, Rich people, Suspense fiction
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by Treasure Hernandez
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Topics: African Americans, Street life, Fiction
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by Bateman, Tracey Victoria
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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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favorite 13
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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 Daniel Manus Pinkwater
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Topics: Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction, Cats -- Fiction, Science fiction, Humorous stories
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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 Smith, Miranda; Stuart, Roger; Weston, Steve; Peter Bull Art Studio
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favorite 2
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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 Cynthia Rylant
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Topics: Friendship -- Fiction, Play -- 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 Williams, Garth
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Originally published: London: Publicity Products, 1955
Topics: Animals, JUVENILE FICTION, Animals
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by Nick Bruel
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Topics: Humorous stories, Pet sitting, Uncles, Juvenile fiction, Cats, Dogs, Fiction
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by White, Michael C.
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Topics: Snipers -- Fiction, Women spies -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction, Russians -- United...
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by Kami Garcia
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Topics: Psychic ability, Love, Supernatural, Fiction
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by Danielle Evans
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Topics: African American women -- Fiction, Self-realization in women -- Fiction
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by Balogh, Mary
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Jane Everett and Capt. Robert Mitford realize they're reincarnated soul mates. Pert Caroline Merrill, lover of vampire novels, suspects handsome Mr. Blanchard of being a bloodsucker. In New York bookstore staffer Elizabeth Bennet encounters pharmaceutical CEO Charles Bingley and an unusual variety of vampires. And witchy Emma Woodhouse runs a dating service for Washington D.C.'s supernaturals
Topics: Bennet, Elizabeth (Fictitious character), Paranormal fiction, American, Love stories, American,...
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by Lincoln Peirce
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Topics: Human behavior, Middle school, Middle schools, Comic books, strips, Behavior, Schools, Fiction, Big...
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by Leigh, Lora
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"St. Martin's Paperbacks romantic suspense"--Spine
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Romance -- Romantic Suspense, Intelligence officers
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by Lee Carroll
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Topics: Fate and fatalism, Magic, Vampires, Women jewelers, Good and evil, Fiction
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by Reeves, Dia
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Ages 14 up
Topics: Mothers and daughters, Mental illness, Teenage girls, Dead, Paranormal fiction, Mothers and...
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by Justin Peacock
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Topics: Fiction, Real estate developers, Family-owned business enterprises
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by Shayne, Maggie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Reprint. Originally published: c2005
Topics: Vampires, Kidnapping, Paranormal fiction
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by Sands, Lynsay
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When enforcer Eshe d'Aureus is charged to investigate the untimely deaths of the vampire Armand's three wives, she begins to fall reluctantly in love with him, and puts herself in danger in the process
Topics: Vampires, Paranormal romance stories, Romance fiction, Love stories, Paranormal romance stories,...
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Topics: Self-perception -- Fiction, Wilderness areas -- Fiction, Environmental protection -- Fiction,...
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by Meadows, Daisy
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Originally published under title: Naomi the netball fairy, with series title The sporty fairies: London : Orchard Books, 2008
Topics: Walker, Rachel (Fictitious character), Tate, Kirsty (Fictitious character), Fairies, Olympics,...
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by Ted Dekker
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Topics: Romanies -- Fiction, New Mexico -- Fiction
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by Benson, Amber, 1977-
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"A Calliope Reaper-Jones novel"--Cover
Topics: Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Fantasy -- Contemporary, Reaper-Jones, Calliope (Fictitious...
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by Will Weaver
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Topics: Stock car racing -- Fiction, Automobile racing -- Fiction, Cheating -- Fiction, Middle West --...
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by Moran, Michelle
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Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, 2009
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Cleopatra, Queen, consort of Juba II, King...
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by Cussler, Clive; Du Brul, Jack B
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Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2009
Topics: Cabrillo, Juan (Fictitious character), Missing persons, Cabrillo, Juan (Fictional character),...
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by Cottrell Boyce, Frank
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A Junior Library Guild selection
Topics: Stature, Tall, Space flight, Interplanetary voyages, Impersonation, Size, Space flight,...
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by Haynes, Dana
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When a passenger plane, a Vermeer One Eleven, slams into the ground outside Portland, Oregon, a team--the "crashers"--Is quickly assembled to investigate the cause. Usually the team has months to determine the cause of a crash. But this time it's different. This time, the plane was brought down deliberately, without leaving a trace, and this was only a trial run
Topics: United States. National Transportation Safety Board, United States. National Transportation Safety...
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by Ward, J. R., 1969-
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Includes an excerpt from "Lover unleashed," (p. [457]-464)
Topics: Good and evil, Angels, Deadly sins, Paranormal fiction, Demonology, Deadly sins, Good and evil,...
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by Kia DuPree
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Topics: African Americans -- Fiction, Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction
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by Tasha Alexander
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Topics: Murder, Investigation, Aristocracy (Social class), Fiction
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by Kara Louise
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Topics: Fitzwilliam Darcy (Fictitious character), Fiction, Elizabeth Bennet (Fictitious character), Gentry
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by D'Lacey, Chris
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Topics: Dragons, Paranormal fiction, Good and evil, Authors, Supernatural, Authorship, Good and evil,...
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by Chadda, Sarwat
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Billi SanGreal, a teenaged member of the Knights Templar, must prevent a young girl, who is being hunted by werewolves because of the dangerous powers she possesses, from falling into the hands of the ancient Russian witch, Baba Yaga
Topics: Templars, Paranormal fiction, Good and evil, Supernatural, Werwolf, Jugendliteratur, Good and evil,...
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by Feehan, Christine
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Dominic of the Dragonseeker Carpathians is on a desperate mission in the heart of enemy territory when he crosses paths with Solange Sangria, the last of the jaguar people, who is trying to save shape-shifting women from her murderous father
Topics: Romance -- Fantasy, Futuristic & Ghost, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Vampires, Shapeshifting
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by Deveraux, Jude
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The second book in the multi-generational Edilean series, Days of gold is a sweeping romance set in 1766 Scotland. Angus McTern, the laird of the clan, is captivated by Edilean Talbot. When she needs help, he tries to intervene, and is accused of kidnapping and theft. To avoid being prosecuted, they escape to America, and overcome almost insurmountable obstacles, finding a love as wild and free as the land itself
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( D ) --...
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by Rosemary Harris
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Topics: Holliday, Paula (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women gardeners -- Fiction, Fugitives from...
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by Lindsay McKenna
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Topics: Sheriffs, Fiction
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by Patterson, James, 1947-; Sadler, Adam
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As Daniel X continues to hunt for intergalactic aliens, he and his friends go to England searching for Beta, an outlaw who takes the form of fire and who killed Daniel's parents when he was two years old
Topics: Extraterrestrial beings, Orphans, Criminals, Time travel, Science fiction
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by Cynthia Jaynes Omololu
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Topics: Secrets -- Fiction, Compulsive behavior -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Death --...
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by Vaughn, Carrie
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Fantasy, Antiquities, Magic, Good and evil, Heroes, Fantasy...
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by Pat G'Orge-Walker
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Topics: Mothers and sons, African American families, Grandparent and child, Fiction
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by Emily Sollinger
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Topics: Birthdays, Magic, Wishes, Dora the Explorer (Fictitious character), Dora the Explorer (Fictitious...
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by Betsy Thornton
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Topics: Newcombe, Chloe (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Missing persons...
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Christmas Eve has always made Kate a little crazy, but this holiday season promises to be a pip. MACK Realty is struggling due to the down economy. Live-in-love Armando might not make it home by December 24th. Kate is mourning the death of her beloved cat Simon. Daughter Emma has persuaded Kate to stage a Norman Rockwell Christmas Eve for her loathsome new beau. And to top off the merriment, Kate's ex-husband has coaxed her to host an at-home wedding for their nephew. Ho ho ho. All and all,...
Topics: Lawrence, Kate (Fictitious character), Legal secretaries, FICTION
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by Kerrelyn Sparks
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Topics: Paranormal fiction, Vampires, Shapeshifting, Fiction
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by Rob Reger
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Topics: Goth culture (Subculture) -- Fiction, Individuality -- Fiction
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by John Coy
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Topics: Soccer -- Fiction, Camps -- Fiction, Ability -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Soldiers --...
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by Ellen Hopkins
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Topics: Novels in verse, Drug abuse -- Fiction, Emotional problems -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction,...
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by Green, Tim
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Topics: Women lawyers -- Fiction, Corruption -- Fiction
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by Philip Reeve
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favorite 3
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Topics: Science fiction, Identity -- Fiction, Sex role -- Fiction, Technology -- Fiction, Foundlings --...
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by Mark Teague
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Topics: Fire departments -- Fiction, Fire extinction -- Fiction
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by Chloe Neill
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Topics: Juvenile fiction, Boarding schools, Vampires, Fiction
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by Butcher, Jim, 1971-
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The savage Vord are on the march, and Gaius Octavian, first lord of Alera, must lead his legions to the Calderon Valley to stand against them--using all of his intelligence, ingenuity, and furycraft to save their world from eternal darkness
Topics: Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Fantasy, Imaginary places, Imaginary wars and battles
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by Michael Cadnum
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Topics: Robbers and outlaws -- Fiction, San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Fiction
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by Doctorow, Cory
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Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth, 2010
Topics: Teens -- Science Fiction & Fantasy -- Fantasy, Teens -- Science Fiction & Fantasy --...
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by Vincenzi, Penny
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Wartime is never easy, and Grace Bennett and her two friends are doing the best they can. Forbidden Places reveals the stories of one young woman who is widowed after only five years of marriage, a wife who rethinks her feelings after witnessing disturbing changes in her husband, and a woman who wonders if the war will free her from a brutal marriage
Topics: Married women, Marriage, World War, 1939-1945, Psychological fiction
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by Simon R. Green
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Topic: Drood, Eddie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
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by Graham, Heather
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"Reclusive collector Cutter Merlin is seldom seen in Key West--lately, not at all. Officer Liam Beckett visits Merlin's curious house and discovers the gentleman in his study. In his death grip: a volume of occult lore and a reliquary. His eyes are wide with fright, his mouth a horrified rictus where spiders now dwell. Kelsey Donovan returns to the old house to catalog her estranged grandfather's collection of artifacts and antiquities, vowing to see his treasures divested properly. But...
Topics: Spirits, Paranormal fiction, Man-woman relationships
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: History, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction -- Social Sciences, English language, Anglais (Langue)
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by Abby Klein
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Topics: Bats, Fear, Halloween, Juvenile fiction, Monsters
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by Stacey Ballis
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Topics: Man-woman relationships, Natural food restaurants, Restaurateurs, Businesswomen, Life change...
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by Price, Kalayna; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"A Roc Book"
Topics: Women private investigators, Witches, Police, Magic, Murder, Paranormal fiction
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by Kenneth Oppel
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Topics: Experiments, Chimpanzees, Habits and behavior, Human-animal communication, History, Fiction
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by Archer, Zoe; D'Arc, Bianca
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The undying heart / Zoe Archer -- Simon says / Bianca D'Arc
Topics: Zombies, Paranormal fiction
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by DeCandido, Keith R. A
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"Based on the hit CW series Supernatural created by Eric Kripke."
Topics: Winchester, Sam (Fictitious character), Winchester, Dean (Fictitious character), Paranormal...
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by Daisy Meadows
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Topics: Horses, Jack Frost, Kirsty Tate (Fictitious character), Magic, Juvenile fiction, Fairies, Fiction,...