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Dec.13.2009
The bitter divorce of a "perfect couple," and its impact on the gated community in which they live, is seen through the eyes of a neighbor, Lyssa Harper, who doesn't realize the parallels between their marriage and her own.  When Lyssa befriends the husband — Harry, a former Master of...
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Jun.17.2009
In the tradition of the perennial bestseller "I’m OK, You’re OK," noted author Brad Gooch offers single and coupled gay men a provocative, sophisticated, and inspirational guide that addresses the big issues of love, romance, and being alone. Part memoir, part self-help, "Finding the...
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May.19.2009
Mom and Dad Fleefenbacher think their daughter Zoe's hair is wild and beautiful. And for her kindergarten teacher, Zoe's vivacious tresses were a comfort. But Zoe's about to start first grade, and her new teacher doesn't fool around.... "School has rules," she says. "No wild hair in...
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May.18.2009
If an entire nation could seek its freedom, why not a girl? As the Revolutionary War begins, thirteen-year-old Isabel wages her own fight...for freedom. Promised freedom upon the death of their owner, she and her sister, Ruth, in a cruel twist of fate become the property of a malicious New York...
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Feb.21.2009
A group of students in a secret society try to figure out who or what is responsible for an epidemic of sleepwalking that is causing teens in a small town to kill each other.
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Jan.06.2009
Journalist Isenberg provides a fascinating look at women "compelled to dance with the masters of death"--women so obsessed with convicted murderers that they marry them, giving up all else in their lives, including their children, to fulfill their deepest fantasies. To find out about these women,...
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Dec.11.2008
You are about to embark on a remarkable journey. It begins on the teeming streets of Kolkata, India, and will transport you across arid plains and turbulent rivers to a secret valley high in the Himalayas. Along the way you will encounter powerful spirits, both good and unspeakably evil;...
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Sep.27.2008
To a hired killer a “double bang” means two hits for the price of one. This is a hard-edged novel about cops and killers, wise guys and not-so-straight straight-shooters. At the center of it all is Dr. Karen Winterman - a beautiful psychoanalyst who falls for a seductive psychopath, who just...