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Nikola Tesla: A Spark of Genius
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The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Einstein was a rebel and nonconformist from boyhood days, and these character traits drove both his life and his science. In this narrative, Walter Isaacson explains how his mind worked and the myster…
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Northanger Abbey
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Jane Austen's first novel—published posthumously in 1818—tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen's fallible heroine …
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On a quiet fall evening in the small, peaceful town of Mill Valley, California, Dr. Miles Bennell discovered an insidious, horrifying plot. Silently, subtly, almost imperceptibly, alien life-forms wer…
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Miranda’s disbelief turns to fear in a split second when a meteor knocks the moon closer to the earth. How should her family prepare for the future when worldwide tsunamis wipe out the coasts, earthqu…
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Book 2 in the Peridale Cafe Cozy Mystery Series!

When the entire village is invited to a garden party for a mysterious ‘special announcement’, nobody expected that party to end with a man being throw…
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Shortbread and Sorrow (Peridale Cafe Mystery #5)
When Julia’s gran, Dot, wins an all-inclusive spa trip to Scotland, Julia finds it difficult to refuse the offer of a relaxing week away from her café. Along with her sister, Sue, they pack up her tin…
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Doughnuts and Deception (Peridale Cafe Mystery #3)
Julia never expected to be caught up in another murder investigation, but when she discovers that homeless people are dying suspiciously and the police aren't investigating, she can't sit back and do …
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