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Fat Boy Swim
3.38 avg. rating
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Fourteen-year-old Jimmy Kelly is Fat Boy Fat, the largest kid in his Scottish community, who’s made to feel useless at everything. Only his family knows he’s a whiz in the kitchen, and Jimmy is determ…
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Darth Vader vs. Luke Skywalker. Father vs. son. An amazing all-new novelization that will tie in with the blockbuster classic Star Wars DVD release.

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Building on Robin Alexander's landmark Towards Dialogic Teaching, this practical book shows how and why the dialogic approach has a positive impact on student engagement and learning. It sets out the …
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The Castle of Otranto
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· 18512 Ratings
First published pseudonymously in 1764, The Castle of Otranto purported to be a translation of an Italian story of the time of the crusades. In it Walpole attempted, as he declared in the Preface to t…
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Bleach―ブリーチ― 64 [Burīchi 64] (Bleach, #64)
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The Complete Jack the Ripper
3.91 avg. rating
· 1302 Ratings
Few stories have fastened their claws so firmly into the public imagination as the notorious and gruesome Whitechapel Murders of 1888. They were responsible for one of the most evocative legends in En…
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Spahn (Vendettic, #1)
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For an up-and-coming heavy metal band in 1982, the chance to play a festival, even if it is at the recently rebuilt Spahn Ranch, seems like too good of an opportunity to be true. As Vendettic…
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Christmas Cupcake Murder (Hannah Swensen, #26)
A Festive & Delicious Christmas Cozy Mystery

Featuring over a dozen cookie and dessert recipes from The Cookie Jar—Hannah Swensen’s famous bakery, this festive new Christmas mystery from the Queen of C…
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Academ's Fury (Codex Alera, #2)
4.22 avg. rating
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For centuries, the people of Alera have relied on the power of the furies to protect them from outside invaders. But the gravest threat might be closer than they think.

Tavi has escaped the Calderon Va…
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Speed Times Five (Hardy Boys, #173)
CAN THE HARDYS PASS THIS EXTREME TEST OF ENDURANCE AND SKILL?Making it to the finish line of the high-endurance Fire Creek Mountain Race is going to be a real challenge for the Hardys. The five demand…
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My Sister, My Love
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· 2674 Ratings
So begins the unexpurgated first-person narrative of nineteen-year-old Skyler Rampike, the only surviving child of an "infamous" American family. A decade ago the Rampikes were destroyed by the murder…
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Monday Mourning (Temperance Brennan, #7)
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The secrets of the dead are in her hands.


The bones of three young women are unearthed in the basement of a Montreal pizza parlor, and forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan has unsolved murder…
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The Russian (Michael Bennett #13)
4.08 avg. rating
· 2760 Ratings
A killer crashes Detective Michael Bennett's wedding.

A series of gruesome murders in New York City has Michael Bennett angry -- but when he identifies similar cases in Atlanta and San Francisco, his …
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Breathe My Name
3.76 avg. rating
· 1307 Ratings
"I need to see you. Please come right away.

We have to finish."

Frances Robinson is in high school now. She lives a quiet, suburban life, far from her horrifying past. When she was a child, her birthmot…
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I'm a Therapist, and My Patient is In Love with a Pedophile: 6 Patient Files From Prison (Dr. Harper Therapy, #2)

The highly anticipated sequel to I'm a Therapist, and My Patient is Going to be the Next School Shooter

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Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock
3.87 avg. rating
· 39743 Ratings
Today is Leonard Peacock’s birthday. It is also the day he hides a gun in his backpack. Because today is the day he will kill his former best friend, and then himself, with his grandfather’s P-38 pist…
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Reaching for Sun
3.93 avg. rating
· 766 Ratings
Josie Wyatt knows what it means to be different. Her family's small farmhouse seems to shrink each time another mansion grows up behind it. She lives with her career-obsessed mom and opinionated Gran,…
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The Unloved
3.86 avg. rating
· 4048 Ratings
Lush, a deceptively tranquil, the secluded island basks in splendid isolation off the South Carolina coast--as does the Devereaux mansion, a once-great plantation house now crumbling amidst the ancien…
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The Dracula Killer: The True Story of California's Vampire Killer
It began with a random killing. Then came the murder on Tioga Way, where a dark trail of blood led from the front door to the victim's bedroom. For this killer, death was only the first step. Here was…
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Billy Budd and the Encantadas
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· 20 Ratings
Herman Melville (1819-1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. His "Moby-Dick" -- considered a failure during his lifetime, responsible for Melville's fall from favor wi…
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Dreamology
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· 8499 Ratings
For as long as Alice can remember, she has dreamed of Max. Together, they have travelled the world and fallen deliriously, hopelessly in love. Max is the boy of her dreams—and only her dreams. Because…
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· 44 Ratings
Nei racconti Oscar Wilde dà prova della sua arte di sublime narratore. L'ironia acuminata, i sofisticati aforismi rivivono in tre ritratti spregiudicati della società vittoriana: un gentiluomo insegui…
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Vathek
3.29 avg. rating
· 4627 Ratings
Beckford's Gothic novel, Vathek, an Arabian tale, was originally written in French when the author was 21. It is the story of Caliph Vathek, whose eye can kill at a glance, who makes a pact with the D…
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Christabel
3.85 avg. rating
· 577 Ratings
Christabel is a long narrative poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, in two parts.

The story of Christabel concerns a central female character of the same name and her encounter with a stranger called Geral…
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Casanova's Return to Venice
3.68 avg. rating
· 199 Ratings
ONE OF SCHNITZLER'S most poignant evocations of the passing of time and the ironies of sentiment and love, Casanova's Return to Venice tells the story of an ageing Casanova's desperate desire to retur…
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Monster
3.73 avg. rating
· 2199 Ratings
She said she killed them because they were monsters. Mary Blanc walked into the party with a loaded shotgun. In the blink of an eye she blew two people away. She wanted to kill more, but was stopped b…
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Wifey
3.36 avg. rating
· 11464 Ratings
With more than four million copies sold, Wifey is Judy Blume's hilarious, moving tale of a woman who trades in her conventional wifely duties for her wildest fantasies—and learns a lot about life alon…
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The Story of My Life
3.85 avg. rating
· 1214 Ratings
Seducer, gambler, necromancer, swindler, swashbuckler, poet, self-made gentleman, bon vivant, Giacomo Casanova was not only the most notorious lover of the Western world, but a supreme story teller. H…
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What Not to Do If You Turn Invisible
4.02 avg. rating
· 1065 Ratings
From the author of the unforgettable bestseller TIME TRAVELLING WITH A HAMSTER comes another surprising, beautiful and funny novel about a child who, by disappearing, will write herself into your hear…
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Corpse Party: Blood Covered, Vol. 1
4.18 avg. rating
· 217 Ratings
A stormy night. A harmless ghost story. A silly pact intended to symbolize their friendship.

But before the students of class 2-9 at Kisaragi Academy even know what's happening, they've been swept up i…
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The Look-Alike
3.77 avg. rating
· 3308 Ratings
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Other Girl and Justice for Sara comes a thrilling psychological drama about a woman who believes she escaped a brutal murder years ago—but does anyone…
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