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- Author: Olson, James StuartSummary:
- Author: BAGLEY, DesmondSummary:
Denison awakes one morning wearing another man's pyjamas and another man's face. Hair-raising adventures when the balance of power between East and West is in danger.
- Author: Oppel, KennethSummary:
Matt, a young cabin boy aboard an airship, and Kate, a wealthy young girl traveling with her chaperone, team up to search for the existence of mysterious winged creatures reportedly living hundreds of feet above the Earth's surface...
- Author: Biss, EulaSummary:
A frank and fascinating exploration of race and racial identity In a book that begins with a series of lynchings and ends with a series of apologies, Eula Biss explores race in America. Her response to the topic is informed by the...
- Author: Hillerman, TonySummary:
A noted anthropologist vanishes at a moonlit Indian ruin where "thieves of time" ravage sacred ground for profit. When two corpses appear amid stolen goods and bones at an ancient burial site, Navajo Tribal Policemen Lt. Joe...
- Author: Johns, W. E. (William Earl)Summary:
"Biggles" (nickname for James Bigglesworth), a pilot and adventurer, is the title character and main hero of the Biggles series of youth-oriented adventure books written by W. E. Johns.
- Author: C.S. LewisSummary:
When Digory and Polly try to return the wicked witch Jadis to her own world, the magic gets mixed up and they all land in Narnia where they witness Aslan blessing the animals with human speech.
- Author: Haase, Jerod; Horvath, MarkSummary:
Floor Burns, by Jerod Haase and Mark Horvath, takes us inside the 1996-97 Kansas University Jayhawks basketball season. What makes this book such a unique and fascinating read is that it doesn’t follow the trend of many...
- Author: Walls, JeannetteSummary:
Journalist Walls grew up with parents whose ideals and stubborn nonconformity were their curse and their salvation. Rex and Rose Mary and their four children lived like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the...
- Author: Henty, G. A. (George Alfred)Summary:
The Seven Years' War was a world war fought between 1754 and 1763, the main conflict occurring in the seven-year period from 1756 to 1763. It involved every European great power of the time except the Ottoman Empire, spanning five...
- Author: WELSH, IrvineSummary:
Short story collection of crime fiction.
- Author: Colquhoun, KateSummary:
The fascinating story of the first ever railway murder
- The wisdom of crowds : why the many are smarter than the few and how collective wisdom shapes business, economies, societies, and nationsAuthor: SUROWIECKI, JamesSummary:
History tells us that when you want something done you turn to a leader: right? Wrong. If you want to make a correct decision or solve a problem, large groups of people are smarter than a few experts. This brilliant and insightful book...
- Author: WATT, PeterSummary:
Tale of love and loss set in Australia, South Africa and Ireland.
- Author: Bunyan, JohnSummary:
An account of the holy war, made by Shaddai upon Diabolus, for the regaining of the metropolis of the world; or, the losing and taking again of the town of Mansoul.
- Author: Jacobson, HowardSummary:
Julian Treslove, a radio producer, and Samuel Finkler, a Jewish philosopher, have been friends since childhood and, as they enter middle age, they reminisce over their struggles with self-identity, anti-Semitism, women, love, and the...
- Author: Korda, MichaelSummary:
This biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower places particular emphasis on his brilliant generalship and leadership in World War II, and provides, with the advantage of hindsight, a far more acute analysis of his character and personality...
- Author: JONKER, JoanSummary:
Continues the heartwarming and hilarious story of Molly Bennett and Nellie McDonough and is guaranteed to bring out the sunshine of your smile.
- Author: Touchell, DianneSummary:
Creepy is a boy who watches from the shadows keenly observing and caustically commentating on human folly. Maud is less certain. A confused girl with a condition that embarrasses her parents and assures her isolation. Hilarious and...
- Author: Jordan, RobertSummary:
Book nine of the "Wheel of Time" series. Rand is on the run with Min, but his destination is a mystery to Cadsuane. The White Tower is shaken to the core when Egwene and the rebels appear suddenly outside the walls.