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Dave Barry's Guide to Life (Contains: "Dave Barry's Guide to Marriage and/or Sex" / "Babies and Other Hazards of Sex" / "Stay Fit and Healthy Until You're Dead" / "Claw Your Way to the Top")
What we need is an instruction manual for life--a serious, carefully researched treatise filled with wisdom and insight. Instead, we have "Dave Barry's Guide to Life, " which is no help whatsoever. Bu…
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James Bond is marked for death by the Soviet counterintelligence agency SMERSH in Ian Fleming’s masterful spy thriller. It's the novel that President John F. Kenne…
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Verse-by-verse commentary through the New Testament letters of 1, 2, 3 John and Jude.

The Books of 1-2-3 John and Jude are filled with important warnings that echo across the centuries to our day. The …
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4.40 avg. rating
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Verse-by-verse commentary on the New Testament letters of James and 1-2 Peter.

The letters of James and 1-2 Peter are often called general epistles, because they were written to all Christians in gener…
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The Peter Prescription; How to Be Creative, Confident and Competent
Met de publikatie van dit boek doet Laurence Peter een stap verder in zijn campagne ter bescherming van de wereld tegen de gevaren van het Peterprincipe. Zijn wetenschappelijk leven is nog steeds gewi…
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A Bethlehem Christmas: Celebrating the Joyful Season
The world changed forever one Bethlehem night. Best-selling author Charles R. Swindoll invites us to sit back and enjoy his personal and engaging retelling of the first Christmas story. Combining both…
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When She Returned
3.96 avg. rating
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One woman’s reappearance throws her family into turmoil, exposing dark secrets and the hidden, often devastating truth of family relationships.

Kate Bennett vanished from a parking lot eleven years…

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Rainbow Six (John Clark, #2; Jack Ryan Universe, #10)
Over the course of nine novels, Tom Clancy’s “genius for big, compelling plots” and his “natural narrative gift” (The New York Times Magazine) have mesmerized hundreds of millions of readers and estab…
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· 250 Ratings
Taken from Brandon Sanderson's website.

The following is a historical document, of sorts. It's one of the first short stories that I ever wrote. Way back in 1994—when I was a high school senior—I wrote…
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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories
Idealistic young scientist Henry Jekyll struggles to unlock the secrets of the soul. Testing chemicals in his lab, he drinks a mixture he hopes will isolate - and eliminate - human evil. Instead it un…
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I Am America (And So Can You!)
3.89 avg. rating
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Congratulations--just by opening the cover of this book you became 25% more patriotic.

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For animals that have been dead millions of years, dinosaurs are extraordinarily pervasive in our everyday lives. Appearing in ads, books, movies, museums, television, toy stores, and novels, they con…
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Minor Mage
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Oliver was a very minor mage. His familiar reminded him of this several times a day.

He only knew three spells, and one of them was to control his allergy to armadillo dander. His attempts to summon el…
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Brigid is worshiped worldwide as a source of inspiration, protection, and blessing. In Tending Brigid's Flame, Lunaea Weatherstone presents the beloved Celtic goddess as a true soul-friend for women t…

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For centuries, doctors have struggled to define mental illness-how do you diagnose it, how do you treat it, how do you even know what it is? In search of an answer, in the 1970s a Stanford psychologis…
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The fourth volume in the ever-popular Gunnerkrigg Court series, based on Tom Siddell's hit webcomic! Annie returns from the forest and begins her third year at the Court. Her experience has left her c…
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Annie and Kat begin their second year at Gunnerkrigg Court! Parts of Annie's past are revealed, as well as mysteries that tie back to the origins of the Court itself. Finding a secret tomb of ancient …

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It comprises chapters sixty to sixty-eight and concerns the second semester of Antimony's fourth year at the school.
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The fifth volume in the ever-popular Gunnerkrigg Court series, based on Tom Siddell's hit webcomic!

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Gunnerkrigg Court, Volume 6: Dissolve (Gunnerkrigg Court, #6)
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Award-winning investigative reporter Robert Kolker delivers a humanizing account of the true-life search for a serial killer still at large on Long Island and presents the first detailed look at the s…
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*A Times Book of the Year 2017 - Shortlisted for the 2018 Gold Dagger Award for Crime Non-Fiction*

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At first glance, Bill Bryson seems an odd choice to write this addition to the Eminent Lives series.

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The Crime of the Century
3.77 avg. rating
· 320 Ratings
On July 14, 1966, Richard Franklin Speck murdered eight student nurses in their quiet Chicago town house. He broke in as his helpless victims slept, bound them one by one, and then stabbed, assaulted,…
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Murder on Black Swan Lane (Wrexford & Sloane, #1)
In Regency London, an unconventional scientist and a fearless female artist form an unlikely alliance to expose unspeakable evil . . .

The Earl of Wrexford possesses a brilliant scientific mind, but bo…
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Caddie Woodlawn is a real adventurer. She'd rather hunt than sew and plow than bake, and tries to beat her brother's dares every chance she gets. Caddie is friends with Indians, who scare most of the …
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The Borrowed House
4.27 avg. rating
· 158 Ratings
During World War II a young German girl, who has been indoctrinated into the Hitler Youth, travels to occupied Amsterdam to rejoin her parents then comes to realize the truth about the war.

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