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The Movement of Crowns
At the point when kingdoms’ ideas of humanity differ…The nation of Diachona is celebrating the twentieth birthday and rite of passage for Constance, the Diachonian...
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The Countries We Live In
The Countries We Live In. What a wonderful title. Of course it means geographical places like America with its materialism, its politics, its inequalities. But it...
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The Pelman Murders
Who killed David Evnowith and his vice-president?  Who slowly made their way up the inner stairway of South Central Auto Insurance Company's office...
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The Valley of Enchantment
by Amy Tan
Moving between the dazzling world of courtesans in turn of the century Shanghai, a remote Chinese mountain village, and the rough-hewn streets of nineteenth-...
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Maximillian Bacchus is the ringmaster, ruler, guide and owner of what he considers the greatest show in the world. Traveling with a Crocodile named Malachi, a...
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Second Honeymoon
A walk down the aisle, a resort hotel, a drink on the beach...for these unlucky couples, the honeymoon's over. A newlywed couple steps into the sauna in their...
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Alien Dreams
Captain Eric Latimore leads a four-person crew to Lagos to investigate a previous team's mysterious disappearance. Once there, he discovers that an ominous alien...
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Theophilus Merlan, a shy geologist, courageously saves an alien boy's life on the planet Yellowsand and acquires some of his DNA. Since the boy is royalty and the...
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Here Be Dragons
From space, the planet Mira looks safe and peaceful, but mysterious "dragons" slaughtered the fourteen members of the first expedition. Captain Jordan, leading...
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Che Guevara's Marijuana & Baseball Savings & Loan
Sex, drugs, revolution, and the dawn of the Peace Corps. In 1963 volunteer Jack Harjo sits in the jungles of Costa Rica pondering three questions: is there a...
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马在吼 The Horse Roars (aka Female Grasslands)
        The novel Female Grasslands begins with a girl named Little One entering the grassland situated between Tibet and Sichuan as a vagrant and fugitive in the...
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Jump Write In
WritersCorps helps low-income children and teens improve their literacy and communication skills through creative expression. Tannenbaum and Bush, both affiliated...
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CHICAGO BLUES
Blue is the new noir, and nobody does Blues like Chicago. This collection of dark stories, from today's best Chicago crime fiction authors, captures the depths to...
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WAKE
For seventeen-year-old Janie, getting sucked into other people's dreams is getting old. Especially the falling dreams, the naked-but-nobody-notices dreams, and the...
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"When Adrienne Mayor's first book, The First Fossil Hunters: Paleontology in Greek and Roman Times (Princeton University Press), came out [in 2000], this late-...
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Ilinois's Democratic senator illuminates the constraints of mainstream politics all too well in this sonorous manifesto. Obama (Dreams from My Father) castigates...
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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as...
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Mind-Blowing Orgasms Every Day
Position of the Week spotlights give a tune-up to the tired positions in your arsenal. Victorian erotica for when you need a steamy bed-time story. Oral and...
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Barack Obama in His Own Words
Quotes and anecdotes from Barack Obama on seventy-five wide-ranging topics from U.S. politics, family, religion, the war, and many other subjects.
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