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Jelly Roll
4.03 avg. rating
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In this jaunty and intimate collection, Kevin Young invents a language as shimmying and comic, as low-down and high-hearted, as the music from which he draws inspiration. With titles such as “Stride P…
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Selected for the inaugural Fence Modern Prize in Prose by Rivka Galchen.

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The General of the Dead Army
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This is the story of an Italian general, accompanied by his chaplain, charged with the mission of scouring Albania in search of the bones of their fallen countrymen, killed twenty years earlier during…
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As a student in college, David Kepesh styles himself as 'a rake among scholars, a scholar among rakes' - an identity that will cling to him for a lifetime. As Philip Roth follows Kapesh from the domes…
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The Temple of the Golden Pavilion
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 In The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, celebrated Japanese novelist Yukio Mishima creates a haunting and vivid portrait of a young man’s obsession with idealized beauty and his destructive quest to po…
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The best of beloved poet Alden Nowlan's explicitly honest, direct, and insightful poetry. Now featuring an introduction by Susan Musgrave



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Le Consentement
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Au milieu des années 1980, élevée par une mère divorcée, V. comble par la lecture le vide laissé par un père aux abonnés absents. À treize ans, dans un dîner, elle rencontre G., un écrivain dont elle …
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Harrow the Ninth (The Locked Tomb, #2)
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Harrow the Ninth, the sequel to Gideon the Ninth, turns a galaxy inside out as one necromancer struggles to survive the wreckage of herself aboard the Emperor's haunted space station.

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Selected Poems
4.24 avg. rating
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Selected Poems is the classic volume by the distinguished and celebrated poet Gwendolyn Brooks, winner of the 1950 Pulitzer Prize, and recipient of the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished…
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The Dead Lecturer
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Return by Minor Road
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In her mid-20s, Heidi Williamson was part of a Scottish community that suffered an inconceivable tragedy, the Dunblane Primary School shooting. Those years living in the town form the focus of her thi…
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A Fortune for Your Disaster
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Young Stalin
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The Faces
4.00 avg. rating
· 120 Ratings
It's Copenhagen, 1968. Lise, a children's book writer and married mother of three, is becoming increasingly haunted by disembodied faces and taunting voices. Convinced that her housekeeper and husband…
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Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt (Narwhal and Jelly, #2)
Happy-go-lucky Narwhal and no-nonsense Jelly find their inner superheroes in three new under-the-sea adventures. In the first story, Narwhal reveals his superhero alter-ego and enlists Jelly to help h…
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Dandelions in a Jelly Jar
3.79 avg. rating
· 484 Ratings
The peaceful town of Lake Emily will never be the same when Trudy Ploog comes to stay!

Mae Morgan’s flamboyant art teacher sister, Trudy Ploog, moves to the quiet, rural town of Lake Emily, Minnesota, …
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The Jellies and The Crunchers
4.86 avg. rating
· 14 Ratings
The Jellies and the Crunchers is a tale of a town sharply divided by their own personal choice, in this case, what to eat and how to eat it! The two groups of town folk become more and more critical a…
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Jelly Belly
3.96 avg. rating
· 312 Ratings
It's tough for eleven-year-old Ned to stop eating. At four-feet-eight inches tall he weighs one hundred and nine pounds, and he keeps growing--wider. When his pareents send him to a summer diet camp, …
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Canning & Preserving with Ashley English: All You Need to Know to Make Jams, Jellies, Pickles, Chutneys & More
Yes, you CAN! More and more people have discovered what grandma always knew: canning and preserving supplies you with wholesome, tasty treats year round. And this Homemade Living guide provides all th…
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Jelly Bean Summer
3.74 avg. rating
· 184 Ratings
Living on the roof to escape her crazy family works…until reality pulls Joyce back to the ground

Joyce has had it with her family (especially with UFO-sighting Elaine who loves her guinea pig more than…
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Ball Canning Back to Basics: A Foolproof Guide to Canning Jams, Jellies, Pickles, and More
Can it, pickle it, and store it with confidence. From making your own sweet jams and preserving whole fruits, to the fundamentals of brining vegetables, Ball Back to Basics focuses on the building blo…
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Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea  (Narwhal and Jelly, #1)
Narwhal is a happy-go-lucky narwhal. Jelly is a no-nonsense jellyfish. The two might not have a lot in common, but they do they love waffles, parties and adventures. Join Narwhal and Jelly as they dis…
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Peanut Butter and Jelly (Narwhal and Jelly #3)
Narwhal's obsession with his new favorite food leads him into hijinks and hilarity in the third book of this all-star early graphic novel series!

Narwhal and Jelly are back and Narwhal has a new obsess…
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Artisanal Preserves: Small-Batch Jams, Jellies, Marmalades, and More
Written by cooking instructor Madelaine Bullwinkel, Artisanal Preserves provides not only 100 foolproof recipes for jams, jellies, marmalades, and more but also a primer on the history and basic techn…
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Just Jelly Beans and Jealousy (The Reed Brothers, #3.4)
Sean has been in love with Lacey for as long as he can remember, but she has pushed him firmly into the friend zone and plans to keep him there. Or so he thinks.


Lacey did put Sean in the friend zone,…
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The Jelly Bean Crisis
4.11 avg. rating
· 121 Ratings
A total meltdown. The whole school watching. Now Poppy’s an ex-straight-A with no Plan B.

When Poppy Johnson throws away a full scholarship to Columbia, she can only blame the jelly beans. The yucky gr…
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Jelly Bean (Shelter Pet Squad, #1)
4.13 avg. rating
· 425 Ratings
In this charming illustrated chapter book series by Newbery Honor author Cynthia Lord, the Shelter Pet Squad kids find the perfect homes for animals in need!

Suzannah's always wanted a pet of her own, …
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Narwhal's Otter Friend (Narwhal and Jelly, #4)
Narwhal and Jelly . . . and Otty?! Exuberant Narwhal and skeptical Jelly test the waters of adding a new friend to their pod when they meet Otty the super-adventurous otter in the fourth book of this …
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Mr. Jelly
3.96 avg. rating
· 384 Ratings
Mr Jelly is frightened of absolutely everything! Even the slightest thing will send him hiding under the covers!
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The Horror at Camp Jellyjam  (Goosebumps, #33)
Unable to fit in with the other kids at summer sports camp, Wendy, a non-athletic type, cannot understand what all the hype is over a little game of softball, but she is about to learn the origins of …
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