Best Indie Books to Read in 2012
Indie books don't usually get as much attention, so list the best indie books you've read and seen that people should read in 2012
1 When Pigs Fly
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 227 ratings
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2 The Steward (Weald Fae Jour...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 309 ratings
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3 Little Mountain
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 58 ratings
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4 Divorce Hotel
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 77 ratings
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5 Getting Lucky
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 58 ratings
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6 The Nightlife: New York (Th...
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 894 ratings
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7 Sneaker World (The Damaged ...
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4.68 of 5 stars 4.68 avg rating — 34 ratings
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8 Kicker
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4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 50 ratings
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9 Fables of the Reconstruction
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 97 ratings
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10 The Nightlife: Las Vegas (T...
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 298 ratings
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11 The Changeling (Weald Fae J...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 207 ratings
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12 Summerman (The Damaged Poss...
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4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 45 ratings
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13 American Midnight (The Dama...
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 73 ratings
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14 ...And the Stars Will Sing
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 81 ratings
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15 Awakening the Fire (Guardia...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 484 ratings
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16 The Stolen: Two Short Stories
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 57 ratings
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17 The Last Sunset
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 93 ratings
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18 The Daughter of Ares Chroni...
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4.39 of 5 stars 4.39 avg rating — 23 ratings
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19 Backstop: A Baseball Love S...
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 18 ratings
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20 First I Love You (The Downe...
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 59 ratings
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21 The Blood upon the Rose
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 106 ratings
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22 The Bird Day Battalion (Dom...
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 124 ratings
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23 Past, Present, and Promises
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 30 ratings
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24 Gabriel's Inferno (Gabriel'...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 90,258 ratings
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25 Orion: The Fight for Vox (V...
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 12 ratings
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26 Drawing Breath
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 91 ratings
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27 Heavy Duty People (Brethren...
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 110 ratings
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28 Fantacia (Voxian, #1)
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4.68 of 5 stars 4.68 avg rating — 28 ratings
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29 Sharp Change (Black Meadow ...
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 552 ratings
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30 Thoughtless (Thoughtless, #1)
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 88,187 ratings
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31 The Chosen
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 38 ratings
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32 The Gemstone (Pendant Trilo...
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 12 ratings
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33 Inconclusive Death an Aaron...
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4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 9 ratings
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34 Bellazard: When the Dragons...
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 5 ratings
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35 Falls: Revised and Expanded...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 40 ratings
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36 A Love Beyond Time (Power o...
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 18 ratings
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37 The Unicorn Tree
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4.64 of 5 stars 4.64 avg rating — 25 ratings
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38 The Cobb Legacy
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4.71 of 5 stars 4.71 avg rating — 7 ratings
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39 Southern Mystical Moments
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 27 ratings
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40 Just Add Salt (Hetta Coffey...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 243 ratings
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41 Heavy Duty Attitude (Brethr...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 41 ratings
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42 New Yesterdays
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4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 38 ratings
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43 Just Add Water (Hetta Coffe...
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 354 ratings
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44 The Elephant Tree
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 5,786 ratings
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45 Nobody's Slave
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 171 ratings
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46 The Secret of Genetic Corp X
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 9 ratings
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47 Cat and Mouse
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4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 42 ratings
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48 Dark Passage (Dark Passage,...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 285 ratings
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49 Under By Treaty
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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 98 ratings
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50 Sheer Purgatory
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4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 37 ratings
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51 Compulsion- A Short Story
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 16 ratings
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52 Here Lies Death
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 60 ratings
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53 Heavy Duty Trouble (Brethre...
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 34 ratings
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54 Captive in the Dark (The Da...
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 40,045 ratings
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55 Homecoming Blues
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4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 29 ratings
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56 Erosion of the Heart
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4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings
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57 Stitch (Stitch Trilogy, #1)
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 741 ratings
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58 The Zombie Room
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 6,682 ratings
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59 The Man Who Never Was
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 33 ratings
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60 Angelfall (Penryn & the End...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 60,199 ratings
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61 Snapshots by Laura
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4.92 of 5 stars 4.92 avg rating — 24 ratings
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62 A Plague of Dissent
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 42 ratings
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63 A Dead Red Heart (A Dead Re...
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 228 ratings
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64 Werewolf Winter
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4.77 of 5 stars 4.77 avg rating — 13 ratings
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65 The Double Edged Sword
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 7 ratings
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66 Hillbilly Tales from the Sm...
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 39 ratings
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67 The William S Club
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 131 ratings
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68 Effortless (Thoughtless, #2)
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4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 80,781 ratings
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69 If I Were You (Inside Out, #1)
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 16,443 ratings
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70 A Presence in Russell Count...
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 14 ratings
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71 Taking Lessons from Ernest
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4.63 of 5 stars 4.63 avg rating — 30 ratings
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72 Shades of Gray
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 614 ratings
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73 Land Of Mountains
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4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 37 ratings
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74 A Dead Red Cadillac (A Dead...
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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 377 ratings
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75 The Escape of Princess Made...
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 172 ratings
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76 Gabriel's Rapture (Gabriel'...
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 69,411 ratings
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77 Under By Duress
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 282 ratings
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78 Conditioned Response (Phoen...
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 50 ratings
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79 The Beast
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings
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80 Arielle: Immortal Awakening...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 184 ratings
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81 Apollyon
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings
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82 Sempre (Forever, #1)
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 14,872 ratings
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83 Scarlet Night (Behind The V...
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 120 ratings
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84 Watch Me Disappear
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3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 73 ratings
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85 Wingless and Damned
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 47 ratings
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86 Ember (Ember #1)
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 408 ratings
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87 Terra Feliz: Vanity
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 13 ratings
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88 More Barsetshire Diary
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 7 ratings
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89 Dark Heirloom (An Ema Marx ...
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4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 59 ratings
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90 Noir (Crimson Shadow, #1)
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 127 ratings
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91 Gabriella
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4.7 of 5 stars 4.70 avg rating — 69 ratings
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92 Nonofficial Asset
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 123 ratings
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93 Michal's Window
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 189 ratings
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94 Seduction and Snacks (Choco...
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 29,825 ratings
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95 Balloon Animals
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4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 72 ratings
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96 Just Add Trouble (Hetta Cof...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 163 ratings
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97 The Queen's Envoy
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4.71 of 5 stars 4.71 avg rating — 21 ratings
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98 Just Deserts (Hetta Coffey ...
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 140 ratings
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99 Troubled Sea
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 156 ratings
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100 Through the Mirror and Into...
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 23 ratings
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Comments (showing 1-7 of 7) (7 new)

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message 1: by Sharon (new)

Sharon Perrone The books by Bob Sanchez were all fun reads.


message 2: by Guido (new)

Guido Io Deceneus Journal of a Time Traveler by Florian Armas
Strange as the premise may seem (A Living Universe), this novel works quite well.


message 3: by Riley (new)

Riley Banks How is Rick Riordin on this list? When did he become an Indie author?


message 4: by Riley (new)

Riley Banks Or Danielle Steel?


message 5: by Edward (new)

Edward Lorn Michael Connelly is in there, too.


message 6: by Riley (new)

Riley Banks Gee, what hope do us poor Indies have when up against the likes of them?

Hope you all have a great New Year - stay safe.


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