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The Dresden Files: Welcome to the Jungle (Graphic Novel)
by Jim Butcher ~ Hardback
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When the supernatural world spins out of control, when the police can't handle what goes bump in the night, when monsters come screaming out of nightmares and into the mean streets, there's just one man to call: Harry Dresden, the only professional wizard in the Chicago phone book. A police consulta...

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Reading on Location
by Luisa Moncada ~ Paperback

"Reading on Location" is a country-by-country guide to the regions and cities made famous by both well-known and cult books. From the quintessential English city of Bath, featured in Jane Austen's "Persuasion" to the South India of Arundhati Roy's "The God of Small Things" and the Amazon of Mario Va...

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What Will Happen in Eragon IV
by Marcus Richard ~ Paperback

By unraveling the clues in the first three books of the Inheritance cycle, What Will Happen in Eragon IV presents daring and insightful predictions about the thrilling conclusion to the Eragon saga. *Are Eragon and Arya destined to be together? *Will Murtagh and Thorn ever be free of Galbatorix's ...

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Read This Next
by Howard Mittelmark ~ Paperback

Are you tired of bland, overly earnest reading guides that discuss the same old books? Read This Next by Sandra Newman and Howard Mittlemark is the answer. A smart, irreverent, honest, and truly hilarious guide to your 500 new favorite books, Read This Next is aimed at those readers and book groups ...

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The Infection War
by Craig DiLouie ~ Paperback

An omnibus edition of the first two books in Craig DiLouie's Infection War series. The world is rocked as one in five people collapse screaming before falling into a coma. Three days later, the Infected awake with a single purpose-spread the Infection. A small group--a cop, a teacher, a student and...

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Dark Clouds on the Mountain
by John Tully ~ Paperback

Set in wintry Tasmania in the early 1990s, with flashbacks to post-war Hobart and Europe during World War II, this story deals with dark secrets, crime and Nazi plots, interwoven with familiar domestic tensions of family life and marriage. Tully creates a fictional world strongly embedded in authent...

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Island of the Passion
by Chuck Hitt ~ Paperback

The story of the tragedy that befell a Mexican garrison and their families stationed on an island, when their government stopped supplying them.Author Biography The Island of the Passion was written by a father/daughter team. Chuck Hitt has a strong background in writing. He wrote a column for some...

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Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol" the Ultimate Unauthorized and...
by Alex Carmine ~ Paperback

Dan Brown's 'The Lost Symbol' was the most anticipated novel of 2009, and was the literary event of the year. Alex Carmine examines all the themes in depth, and provides a chapter-by-chapter analysis of 'The Lost Symbol'. From Alex's assessment of the novel, it is very much apparent that Dan Brown h...

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Welcome Circle: Eruptions of an Imagination
by Anthony Tomsic ~ Hardback

A portrait of a single perfect circle hangs on a wall. A solitary person walks past the portrait without noticing it. Soon following, a couple pass; noticing the portrait they admire it for a short while. Lastly, a large group of people arrives to view the portrait and there are a number of differe...

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by Tony Phibbs ~ Paperback

Judd has a lot to prove. He needs to deliver a result and solve the murders quickly but the longer this takes and the deeper he digs the more complex the case becomes. Investigations lead from a family haulage firm in Manchester to the South of France. Dubious alibis are tangled with smuggling and m...

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Inferno Decoded
by Michael Haag ~ Paperback

In this illuminating companion to Dan Brown's Inferno, historian Michael Haag sets out the truth behind the novel's myths, mysteries and locations. How do the clues unveiled in symbology professor Robert Langdon's daring quest from Florence to Venice and Istanbul overlap with history? What codes and...

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Never Let Me
by Jennifer Brozek ~ Paperback

An omnibus edition of the first three books in Jennifer Brozek's Melissa Allen series. What would you do if you discovered that everyone, in your house, on your street and in your town was dead? Then you discovered you weren't alone-and whatever was out there was hunting you? Melissa Allen, a troubl...

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Israel's Divine Healer
by Michael L. Brown ~ Paperback

Israel's Diving Healer is the first complete, systematic treatment of the biblical motif of God as "Divine Healer." It traces the theme of the Divine Healer from the Old to the New Testament, showing the continuity and discontinuity between the Testaments, particularly in Jesus' miracles that reveal...

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The Dark Portal

The Dark Portal is set soon after the fire cat returns from Kaldivari, the home of the Rhatha Khan and the Ocean Lord, and begins with autumn. The Dark Portal begins, as ever, with a mystery, albeit, a most gruesome and disturbing one. But as the fire cat and his companions try to solve the mystery,...

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Eternal Wish
by Philip Moore ~ Paperback

Have you ever longed for something so badly that you have wished and wished for it? Then when finally you find it, the last thing you want to do is loose it, so again you wish and wish to keep it forever, an Eternal Wish. Well that's what it was like for Julie Johnson when she met Peter Porter, she ...

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Dashiell Hammett Tour
by Don Herron ~ Paperback

Expanded and revised, this 30th-anniversary edition guides readers over the fog-shrouded hills stalked by Sam Spade, the Continental Op, and other legendary characters created by San Francisco's most famous mystery writer, Dashiell Hammett. Detailing locations of interest, including all of Hammett's...

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Jane Austen Fashion: Fashion and Needlework in the Works of Jane...
by Penelope Byrde ~ Paperback

Jane Austen loved clothes, and followed fashion with enthusiasm. She was also an expert needlewoman. Her novels use the clothes people wore and their attitudes to dress to convey their characters. Her lively letters, extensively quoted, are full of shopping trips and visits to dressmakers. Penelope ...

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Why Kerouac Matters: The Lessons of "On the Road" (they're Not What...
by John Leland ~ Paperback

Legions of youthful Americans have taken "On the Road" as a manifesto for rebellion and an inspiration to hit the road. But there is much more to the book than that. In "Why Kerouac Matters", John Leland embarks on a wry, insightful and playful discussion of the novel, arguing that it still matters ...

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Not Nice on Ice
by Carolyn Keene ~ Paperback

When someone erases her name from a sign up list for skating flower girls, Nancy investigates.

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The Journal
by Deborah D Moore ~ Paperback

An omnibus edition of the first three books in Deborah Moore's The Journal series.Author BiographyDeborah Moore lives a quiet life in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan with her cat, Tufts. She was born and raised in Detroit, the kid of a cop, moved to a small town to raise her two young sons, then mov...

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The Hobbit and History
by Nancy R. Reagin ~ Paperback

What do Gandalf and Merlin have in common, besides robes and magical staffs? Where do hobbits get their recipes, riddles, and love of rambling? What other Rings of Power were circulating in medieval Europe? How did Thorin violate the rules of medieval kingship?You ll find the answers and more in thi...

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The Eerie Adventures of the Lycanthrope Robinson Crusoe
by Peter Clines ~ Book

This version of the classic tale, assembled by two legends of English literature and abridged by Peter Clines, is the terrifying supernatural true story of Robinson Crusoe as it has never been told before.Author BiographyPeter Clines has published several pieces of short fiction and countless articl...

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The Da Vinci Code and the Secrets of the Temple
by Robin Griffith-Jones ~ Paperback

The Temple Church in London, the historic spiritual home of the Knights Templar, and the final resting place of crusading knights, features large in Dan Brown's 'Da Vinci Code'. Every Friday, the Master of the Temple Church, Robin Griffith Jones gives a talk to up to 200 tourists on the Da Vinci tra...

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To Thee Do We Cry
by Geraldine Song ~ Paperback

Human experience is indescribable. In the first play, Nurhalizah, a middle-aged woman who has lost all her children, overcomes grief through music. In the second play, Cedric, a Mosaic Down Syndrome sufferer expresses the excruciating anguish of his humiliation through dance. In the final play, a ma...

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Abraham's Pictures
by Peter Davis ~ Paperback

'YOUR LIFE will end on the twentieth of March next year. I cannot tell you how or where. But I can tell you that it will end.' So begins an extraordinary journey for Abraham Rosen, middle-aged photographer, who travels in the shadow of this prediction to India, Sri Lanka and England to gradually unr...

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by Jill Thrussell ~ Paperback

Maturity is a character trait who has been personified as a spirit by God to walk the earth in human form solving problems for people (helplings) which have been caused by immaturity and immature actions. He is licensed by God to walk the earth and help souls that are in various dilemmas through the...

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Secrets of the Code
by Daniel Burstein ~ Paperback

Readers of Dan Brown's extraordinary bestseller The Da Vinci Code are fascinated by the questions raised in the novel. Was Jesus actually married to Mary Magdalene? Was she one of his disciples and did she write her own gospel? Did they have a child together? Did some geniuses of art and science, pe...

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