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  • Auteur: Snow, Jennifer
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    Hockey player Ben Westmore has some serious skills--on and off the ice--and he's not above indulging in the many perks of NHL stardom. When a night in Vegas ends in disaster, he realizes two things: 1) it's time to lie low for a while,...

  • Auteur: MacLean, David
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    In 2002 David MacLean woke up in India with no memory. Taken to a mental hospital, he began to hallucinate--a result of his malarial medication. Upon his return to the States, he struggled to piece together the fragments of his former...

  • Auteur: Buettner, Dan
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    New York Times bestselling author Dan Buettner reveals how to transform your health using smart eating and lifestyle habits gleaned from new research on the diets, eating habits, and lifestyle practices of the world's longest-lived...

  • Auteur: Patterson, James
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    Detective Alex Cross is pulled out of a family celebration and given the awful news that a beloved relative has been found brutally murdered. Alex vows to hunt down the killer, and soon learns that she was mixed up in one of Washington'...

  • Auteur: Beagle, Peter S.
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    Claudio Bianchi has lived alone for many years on a hillside in Southern Italy's scenic Calabria. Set in his ways and suspicious of outsiders, Claudio has always resisted change, preferring farming and writing poetry. But one chilly...

  • Auteur: Mitchard, Jacquelyn
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    In a small hospital town, a trio of teens rebel against their fatal diagnosis of XP (an allergy to sunlight) with late night Parkour, an extreme sport of daredevil risks. On a random summer night, while scaling a building like any other...

  • Auteur: Cather, Willa
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    A deeply moving portrait of a community of early American pioneers in the Nebraska heartland and of the free-spirited girl at its heart.

  • Auteur: Herbert, Frank ; Herbert, Brian
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    What if the entire universe were the creation of alien minds? After a spaceship accident, the hedonistic human Lutt Hansen Jr., finds himself sharing his body and mind with a naïve alien. The two must survive dangers, schemes, and...

  • Auteur: Ondaatje, Michael
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    Drawing on contemporary accounts, period photographs, dime novels and his own fund of empathy and imagination, Michael Ondaatje traces Billy the Kid's passage across the blasted landscape of 1880s New Mexico and the collective...

  • Auteur: Wilson, Frances
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    Thomas De Quincey--opium eater, celebrity journalist, and professional doppelgänger--is embedded in our culture. In this biography, Frances Wilson tells the riches-to-rags story of a figure of dazzling complexity and originality.

  • Auteur: Bledsoe, Alex
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    Twenty years ago, a barmaid fell for a young sailor who turned pirate to make his fortune. But what truly became of Black Edward Tew remains a mystery, one that has just fallen into the lap of freelance sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse.

  • Auteur: L'Amour, Louis
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    Tom Kedrick was hired to clear a sizable strip of land of certain "vagrants and outlaws." But what he found were hard-working ranchers and farmers determined to resist any efforts to disenfranchise them.

  • Auteur: Myers, Alyse
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    Growing up in Queens in the 1960s, Alyse Myers watched her mother settle for a joyless existence. Alyse rejects everything about her mother's life--until she inherits an item that reveals a poignant and deeply moving truth. 

  • Auteur: Delany, Samuel R.
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    Bellona is a city at the center of the United States. Something has happened there … the population has fled. Madmen and criminals wander the streets. Strange portents appear in the cloud-covered sky. And into this disaster zone comes a...

  • Auteur: Bledsoe, Alex
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    Freelance sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse becomes the prime murder suspect when one of the queen's personal guards is poisoned. Trying to clear his name, Eddie becomes embroiled in a nasty scandal. The more he digs, the more twisted the...

  • Auteur: Rubin, Gareth
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    A silly play that has no comment to make about the human condition, love in the twenty-first century, or the Iraq war.

  • Auteur: Daems, C. R.
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    Anna nearly dies at age four from the deadly Cacao virus. She survives, thanks to a mysterious red-headed poisonous krait. The medical community is excited because there is currently no known cure for the virus, but Anna's krait, which...

  • Auteur: Oliveira, Robin
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    The young Mary Cassatt never thought moving to Paris after the Civil War to be an artist was going to be easy, but when, after a decade of work, her submission to the Paris Salon is rejected, her fierce determination wavers. Then she...

  • Auteur: Dante Alighieri
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    One of the greatest works in literature, this allegory of the soul's journey from spiritual depths to spiritual heights is rendered through Dante's stunning visual imagination and exalted poetic tone.

  • Auteur: Couto, Mia
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    Told through two haunting, interwoven diaries, this novel reveals the mysterious world of Kulumani, a village in Mozambique whose traditions and beliefs are threatened when ghost-like lionesses begin hunting the women who live there....

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