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With lyrical text, the biblical story of Ruth comes to life. When her husband dies, Ruth must choose between remaining in her Moabite home or following her beloved...
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Based on meticulous historical research, The Circlemaker tells the exciting story of a boy fleeing the forced...
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There's a Babirusa in my Bathtub!
Have you ever bathed with a babirusa, dove with a dugong met a matamata, or jumped with a jerboa? No? Then this is the book for you! You’ll encounter real, little-...
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Poor Cowboy Gus! He believes everything the other cowboys tell him, so he gets teased all the time. To cure his gullibility, Gus visits Fibrock, a town full of...
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The Movement of Rings
Sequel to The Movement of Crowns. A time to remember what lies deeper than one’s fears… The Mundayne empire has seen years of prosperity under the...
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Talking Heads Fear of Music (33 1/3)
It's the summer of 1979. A fifteen-year-old boy listens to WNEW on the radio in his bedroom in Brooklyn. A monotone voice (it's the singer's) announces into dead...
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Dissident Gardens
A dazzling novel from one of our finest writers—an epic yet intimate family saga about three generations of all-American radicals At the center of Jonathan Lethem...
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I Never Expected This Good Life
I Never Expected This Good Life presents an unusual format for a memoir. The author’s life is told through accessible poetry and dramatic stories, and the...
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Jet Black and the Ninja Wind
Seventeen-year-old Jet Black is a ninja. There's only one problem—she doesn't know it. Others do, however, and they're scheming to capture her and uncover her...
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Love Unfeigned
Love to the chords of a classic jazz band…From the first time Lorraine, a plucky and competitive girl, contends on the playground against Isaiah, an impish boy...
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The Heart of a Woman continues Dr. Angelou’s autobiographical work begun in I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, exploring her beginnings as a writer and civil rights...
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Adverbs
Can Joe help it if he falls in love with people who don’t make him happy? And what about Helena—she’s in love, but somehow this isn’t enough. Shouldn’t it be? And...
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The End
Picking up from the final pages of the Pentultimate Peril, this farewell installment to the ridiculously (and deservedly!) popular A Series of Unfortunate Events...
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Shalimar the Clown
For Westerners, this book may be better heard than read. While readers might stumble over the Kashmiri, Indian and Pakistani names and accents, Mandvi glides right...
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Ten Days in the Hills
A glorious new novel from the Pulitzer Prize winner: a big, smart, bawdy tale of love and war, sex and politics, friendship and betrayal—and the allure of the...
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Despite the rabble-rousing subtitle, remarkable novelist and critic Reed offers far more than the erudite, colloquial confrontationalism with which he is often...
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Single Women of a Certain Age
In Single Woman of a Certain Age, Jane Ganahl assembles a chorus of sophisticated and witty voices for this revealing anthology about flying solo in midlife. Joyce...
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space-between-stars
In this beautiful, haunting memoir, Deborah Santana shares for the first time her early experiences with racial intolerance, her romantic involvement with musician...
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Veterans of War, Veterans of Peace
This poignant collection, compiled from Kingston’s healing workshops, contains the distilled wisdom of survivors of five wars, including combatants, war widows,...
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I Left My Back Door Open
“I am not young, or thin, or white, or beautiful,” says the narrator of Sinclair’s worldly-wise and entertaining new novel. Gun-shy after several catastrophic...
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