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    Scieszka, Jon
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    When the world's most horrible editor turns up dead, investigator Jon Scieszka has his work cut out for him. The suspect list is long. Very long. Think eighty-three-famous-YA-authors long, including Libba Bray, David Levithan, John...

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    Emrys, Phoenix
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    Ellery James, a celebrated author of historical romances, shuns the spotlight, preferring the solitude of his small town sanctuary to risking media scrutiny. He harbors a closely guarded secret that is not only the bane of his existence...

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    Vaughn, Piper, O’Shea, M. J.
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    Rue Murray n’a jamais voulu être appelé ‘Papa’. D’ailleurs, il n’aurait jamais cru coucher un jour avec une femme. Il se retrouve pourtant désormais père d’une petite fille, Alice. Entre son job de barman et ses cours de cosmétologie,...

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    Roy, Suzanne
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    Jonathan Sanz, le propriétaire de la revue Notre monde, aujourd’hui, est sauvagement assassiné dans son appartement de Montréal. Alice Demers, son bras droit, mais surtout une amie très chère, craint d’avoir touché à une information...

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    McDonald, Craig
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    Against the vivid backdrops of a killer hurricane that nearly destroyed the Florida Keys in 1935, the Spanish Civil War, post-war Hollywood and the first days of the Castro regime in Cuba, Hector Lassiter--legendary crime novelist--...

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    Macmillan, Gilly
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    When mystery writer Lucy Harper's husband suddenly goes missing, his disappearance evokes dark memories that take Lucy back more than thirty years, to the day her brother vanished.

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    Vonnegut, Kurt
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    According to Kurt Vonnegut's alter ego, the old science fiction writer Kilgore Trout, a global timequake will occur on February 13, 2001, at 2:27 p.m. It will be the moment when the universe suffers a crisis of conscience: Should...

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    Shelton, Paige
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    Beth Rivers is on the run-she's doing the only thing she could think of to keep herself safe. Known to the world as thriller author Elizabeth Fairchild, she had become the subject of a fanatic's obsession. After being held in...

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    Fadiman, Anne
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    A new memoir by the celebrated essayist that explores her relationship with her father, a lover of wine In The Wine Lover's Daughter, Anne Fadiman examines-with all her characteristic wit and feeling-her relationship with her father,...

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    Patterson, James, DiLallo, Richard
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    Writers Jacob and Megan Brandeis go undercover to take on the Store, a retail behemoth that has helped usher in an age of unparalleled convenience--but at what price? Harboring a secret that could get him killed, Jacob has to find a way...

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    Banville, John
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    When Max Morden returns to the seaside village where he once spent a childhood holiday, he is both escaping from a recent loss and confronting a distant trauma. Mr and Mrs Grace and their twin children Myles and Chloe appeared that long...

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    Finch, Paul
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    A disgruntled writer pursues the legend of the Green Man, only to run into trouble of a less ethereal kind on the isolated Old North Road.

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    Fontainne, Ashley
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    GOLD MEDAL WINNER - FICTION 2013 ILLUMINATION BOOK AWARDS "Ashley nails the struggles of good vs. evil, religious, political and individual flaws and weaknesses/strengths. The use of Scripture is amazing and her suck-you-in style...

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    Vinton, Victoria
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    Young Rudyard Kipling, privileged son of a well-connected British family, lives a life of luxury in Bombay, India. But when he is separated from his family and sent to live in a desolate foster home at the age of six, he develops ideas...

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    Krauss, Nicole
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    It has been decades since Leo Leo Gursky first surrendered his heart, then wrote a book about it--at the tender age of 10--and he's been in love with the same person ever since. Leo believes his book is lost to time, but what he doesn't...

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    Ferguson, Will
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    The world is filled with wonders, lost objects--all real--all still out there, waiting to be found: the missing Fabergé eggs of the Romanov dynasty, worth millions; the last reel of Alfred Hitchcock's first film; Buddy Holly'...

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    Sally Ito
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    During the Second World War, approximately 4,000 Japanese-Canadians were "repatriated" to Japan. Among those Canadians sent back were members of author and poet Sally Ito's family. As a Japanese Canadian child growing up...

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    Torre, Lillian de la
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    Eight exquisite mystery stories set in London, starring Dr. Samuel Johnson, one of the greatest minds of the eighteenth century. In 1775, as the British Empire is about to be cracked by the earthquake of the American Revolution, twenty...

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    Kindellan-Sheehan, Sheila
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    Literary agent Madison Holmes is brutally attacked in her condo and left for dead, days after she sent rejection letters to four would-be authors. Lieutenant-Detective Toni Damiano catches this high profile case to the chagrin of the...

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    Gilbert, L. A.
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    Sandwich-maker Mattie Green has one goal: escape San Diego, move to New York and attend art school. But to make this a reality, he needs to get his GED—not easy, since he can’t read or write. Until he can, he’s stuck working at the...

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