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3.64 avg. rating
· 1333 Ratings
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· 2746 Ratings
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· 1699 Ratings
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Clear Light of Day
3.68 avg. rating
· 2419 Ratings
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In the model community of Candor, Florida, every teen wants to be like Oscar Banks. The son of the town’s founder, Oscar earns straight As, is student-body president, and is in demand for every club a…
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4.30 avg. rating
· 1723 Ratings
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4.13 avg. rating
· 2010 Ratings
' Rinduku umpama ombak yang tak berhenti..
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· 1829 Ratings
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The Gatekeeper
3.28 avg. rating
· 170 Ratings
Winner of the 2016 Epigram Books Fiction Prize
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4.18 avg. rating
· 29174 Ratings
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· 445 Ratings
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Latitudes of Longing
3.84 avg. rating
· 821 Ratings
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3.77 avg. rating
· 1267 Ratings
The acclaimed author of The Wasted Vigil now gives us a searing, exquisitely written novel set in Pakistan and Afghanistan in the months following 9/11: a story of war, of one family’s losses, and of …
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· 141 Ratings
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· 4 Ratings
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The Lost Duke of Wyndham (Two Dukes of Wyndham, #1)

Jack Audley has been a highwayman. A soldier. And he has always been a rogue. What he is not, and never wanted to be, is a peer of the realm, responsible …
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Sin Eater
3.69 avg. rating
· 2413 Ratings
For the crime of stealing bread, fourteen-year-old May receives a life sentence: she must become a Sin Eater—a shunned woman, brutally marked, whose fate is to hear the final confessions of the dying,…
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4.50 avg. rating
· 2023 Ratings
April, 1984. Winston Smith, thinks a thought, starts a diary, and falls in love. But Big Brother is watching him, and the door to Room 101 can swing open in the blink of an eye. Its ideas have become …
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Red Dog
3.79 avg. rating
· 2851 Ratings
The enchanting story of a very remarkable dog from the author of the bestselling Captain Corelli's Mandolin.

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Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom
Katherine Eban’s Bottle of Lies exposes the deceit behind generic-drug manufacturing—and the attendant risks for global health. Drawing on exclusive accounts from whistleblowers and regulators, as wel…
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3.75 avg. rating
· 1801 Ratings
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· 4508 Ratings
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