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Cougar's Mate
Instinct told her to run…  Shannon Rafferty learns that hanging out with the bad boys could be a dangerous business, but hooking up with a cop is even...
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Silence of the Wolf
Life For the Silver Pack Just Got Wilder... Elizabeth Wildwood has been a loner all her life, ostracized because of her "mixed" half-wolf, half-coyote blood. When...
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An Ocean Garden
In her captivating new book, artist and avid beachcomber Josie Iselin returns to the seashore to reveal the unexpected beauty of seaweed. Produced on a flatbed...
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Loud Awake and Lost
LOUD. There was an accident. Ember knows at least that much. She was driving. The car was totaled. She suffered back injuries and brain trauma. But she is alive...
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Everything Leads to You
A love letter to the craft and romance of film and fate in front of—and behind—the camera from the award-winning author of Hold Still.   A wunderkind young set...
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Boy, Snow, Bird
In the winter of 1953, Boy Novak arrives by chance in a small town in Massachusetts, looking, she believes, for beauty—the opposite of the life she’s left behind...
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It was the Apocalypse. By 2072, the civilizations of earth, great and small, rich and poor, had ceased to exist – replaced by small feudal landholdings ruled by...
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“The first time Sarmiento saw the woman who would become his wife he thought she was a nun.”  These words open Michael Nava’s first novel 15 years.  The...
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DJ: The Dog Who Rescued Me
DJ: The Dog Who Rescued Me chronicles David Toussaint's life with his six-year-old pug, DJ. In this ten-chapter photo book, a poignant tale is told, through...
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At no other time in history have lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) relationships and families been more visible or numerous. A Family by Any Other...
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Dreamer
Jennie Height's dreaming is so akin to her waking reality that she makes no effort to distinguish between the two. Her life is often stranger than her dreams in any...
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Hardcover
by Amy Tan
Ruth is a self-sufficient woman who makes her living as a ghostwriter for self-help books. She lives with her long-term boyfriend, Art Kamen, and acts as a step-...
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The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts
The Woman Warrior is a pungent, bitter, but beautifully written memoir of growing up Chinese American in Stockton, California. Maxine Hong Kingston (China Men)...
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Emperor of the Air
Canin’s outstanding debut, winner of a Houghton Mifflin Literary Fellowship, gathers nine stories originally published in the Atlantic, Esquire and Ploughshares,...
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The Slippery Slope (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 10)
Snicket’s saga about the charming, intelligent, and grossly unlucky Baudelaire orphans continues to alarm its distressed and suspicious fans the world over. The...
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The Hostile Hospital (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 8)
Dear Reader, Before you throw this awful book to the ground and run as far away from it as possible, you should probably know why. This book is the only one which...
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Charles Dickens
With the delectable wit, unforgettable characters, and challenging themes that have won her a Pulitzer Prize and national bestseller status, Jane Smiley naturally...
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T.C. Boyle Stories
Few authors in America write with the sheer love of story, language, and imagination as T. C. Boyle. His talent and range are manifest in this selection of 68 tales...
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How to Paint Sunlight
This collection of recent poems is graced with a short introduction by the poet in which he says, “All I ever wanted to do was to paint light on the walls of life...
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Ground beneath Her Feet
In this remaking of the myth of Orpheus, Rushdie tells the story of Vina Apsara, a pop star, and Ormus Cama, an extraordinary songwriter and musician, who captivate...
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