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    In an isolated village in the mountains of Andalusia, a mysterious Frenchwoman begins work on a dangerous memoir. It is the story of a man she once loved in the Beirut of old, and a child taken from her in treason's name. The woman is the keeper of the Kremlin's most closely guarded secret. Long ago, the KGB inserted a mole into the heart of the West--a mole who stands on the doorstep of ultimate power.

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    Across the ranchlands and cities of his home state, Rory Yates's discipline and law-enforcement skills have carried him far: from local highway patrolman to the honorable rank of Texas Ranger. He arrives in his hometown to find a horrifying crime scene and a scathing accusation: he is named a suspect in the murder of his ex-wife, Anne, a devoted teacher whose only controversial act was ending her marriage to a Ranger.

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    The airline executives were about to finalize a merger at a nine a.m. meeting. Then marketing VP Paul Rogan walked into the plush conference room, strapped with explosives. Eve Dallas quickly confirms that Rogan was cruelly coerced to set off the bomb, motivated only by a desperate need to save his wife and daughter from those holding them hostage. But what was the motive of the two masked men, who are now in the wind?

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    When Russian president Maxim Krupin discovers that he has inoperable brain cancer, he's determined to cling to power. Upon learning of Krupin's condition, CIA director Irene Kennedy understands that the US is facing an opponent who has nothing to lose. The only way to avoid a confrontation that could leave millions dead is to send Mitch Rapp to Russia to kill a man many have deemed the most powerful in the world.

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    Only Detective Michael Bennett stands in the way of two lethal cartels fighting for New York City's multi-million-dollar opioid trade. And they know where Bennett, and his family, live. New York's top cop is not the only one at risk. One of Bennett's children sustains a mysterious injury. And a series of murders follows, each with a distinct signature, alerting Bennett to a professional killer with a flair for disguise.

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    In this long-awaited sequel, Annie is whisked into her own heavenly journey after her wedding day--and into an inevitable reunion with Eddie, one of five people who will show her how her earthly life touched others in ways she could not have fathomed. The Next Person You Meet in Heaven reminds us once again that all endings are beginnings--even if we don't know it at the time.

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    A former journalist, and her unemployed professor husband followed all the rules and have nothing to show for it. In another century, the local science teacher finds himself forbidden by his employer to speak of Darwin’s Origin of Species. Through history a startlingly relevant portrait of life in precarious times is painted, where the foundations of the past have failed to prepare us for the future.

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    When two strangers cross paths, their connection is as electric as it is unfathomable . . . but in the following days, their feelings will give way to choices that pit family duty against personal happiness in devastating ways. Illuminating life's heartbreaking regrets and enduring hope, Sparks explores the many facets of love that lay claim to our deepest loyalties--while asking the question, How long can a dream survive?

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    With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside Donald Trump's White House and how the president makes decisions on major foreign and domestic policies.

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    For everyone nostalgic for the Obama/Biden administration, HOPE NEVER DIES re-casts the president and vice-president as amateur sleuths in a quirky mystery-adventure. This quirky, comic mystery begins six months after the 2016 presidential election, as Obama and Biden are struggling to define their post-White House identities-and question what truly remains of their legendary bromance.

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    In an effort to keep all forms of magic at bay, Jared, 17, has quit drugs and drinking. But his troubles are not over, as he is stalked by his mother’s psychotic ex-boyfriend, David. As the son of a Trickster, Jared is a magnet for magic, whether he hates it or not. He also still hears the Trickster in his head, and other voices too. When the David situation becomes a crisis, Jared can't ignore his true nature any longer.

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    In a narrative as beguiling and mysterious as memory itself, we read the story of f Nathaniel, and his older sister, Rachel. Left in the care of a mysterious figure known as the Moth, they come to know his eccentric crew of friends: men and women joined by a shared history of unspecified service during the war, all of whom seem, in some way, determined now to protect, and educate (in rather unusual ways) the children.

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    The unsolved murder: fifteen-year-old Daisy Clayton, a runaway on the streets of Hollywood who was brutally killed, her body left in a dumpster. Detective Renee Ballard joins forces with retired detective Henry Bosch to discover what happened to Daisy, and to bring her killer to justice. The two detectives forge a fragile trust, but this new partnership is put to the test when the case takes an unexpected and dangerous turn

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    Pete Banning was Clanton, Mississippi's favorite son--a decorated World War II hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and faithful church goer. Then one cool October morning he rose early, drove into town, and committed a shocking crime. Pete's only statement about it--to anyone--was: "I have nothing to say." He was not afraid of death and was willing to take his motive to the grave.

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    Scott Carey has been steadily losing weight. Strangely though, he weighs the same in his clothes and out of them. Scott’s engaged in an escalating battle with the lesbians next door, but when he finally understands the prejudices they face-including his own, he tries to help. Unlikely alliances, the annual foot race, and the mystery of Scott's affliction bring out the best in people who have indulged the worst in themselves.

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    Tara Westover was seventeen when she first set foot in a classroom. Instead of traditional lessons, she grew up learning how to stew herbs into medicine, scavenging in the family scrap yard and helping her family prepare for the apocalypse. Her first day of university was her first day in school--ever--and she would eventually win an esteemed fellowship from Cambridge and graduate with a PhD.

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    Frances Price -- tart widow, possessive mother, and Upper East Side force of nature -- is in beset by scandal and impending bankruptcy. Frances, her adult son, and his cat, who Frances believes houses the spirit of her late husband, decide to cut their losses and head for the exit. One ocean voyage later, the trio land in Paris, the City of Light serving as a backdrop not for love, but self-destruction and economic ruin.

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    It's seared into Atlee Pine's memory: a kidnapper choosing between Atlee and her twin sister, Mercy. Mercy was taken. Atlee was spared. Now working for the FBI, she's the lone agent assigned to Shattered Rock, AZ. As Atlee investigates a murder she is called off the case. If she continues investigating her career is over. If she fails to discover the truth, it could spell the very end of democracy in America as we know it...

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    Nine people gather at a remote health resort. Frances Welty arrives nursing a bad back, and a broken heart. She's immediately intrigued by her fellow guest, especially the strange and charismatic owner. Could they really have the answers Frances didn't even know she was seeking? Should Frances put aside her doubts and immerse herself in everything being offered or should she run while she still can?

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    A leader has fallen, and the procession route from Capitol Hill is lined with hundreds of thousands of mourners. Alex Cross has a horrible premonition: is the sniper's strike only the beginning of a larger attack on the nation? It isn't long before his fears explode into life, and the nation plunges into a full-blown Constitutional crisis; where his ingenuity, training, and capacity for battle will be tested.

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    Why would a complete stranger name Detective Chief Armand Gamache one of the executors of her will? The will is so bizarre and includes such wildly unlikely bequests that Gamache suspects the woman was downright delusional. But what if she was perfectly sane? When a dead body turns up in town, the terms of the will suddenly seem far more menacing.

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    Fallon Swift barely knows the world that existed before, the city where her parents lived, now in ruins and reclaimed by nature since the Doom sickened and killed billions. Traveling is a danger, as vicious gangs of Raiders and fanatics called Purity Warriors search for victims. Those like Fallon, in possession of gifts, are hunted ― and the time is coming when her true nature, her identity as The One, can no longer be hidden.

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    Post-Katrina New Orleans is haunted by history and by the hurricane's destruction. Street magician Jude Dubuisson is likewise burdened by his past and the consequences of the storm, because he has a secret: he has magical abilities. Jude is drawn back into the world he tried so desperately to leave behind. A world of magic, monsters, and miracles. A world in which he must uncover the plot that threatens the city's soul.

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    Thumps Dreadful Water has found peace and quiet. His past in law enforcement in the past, he's living out his retirement as a fine-arts photographer in the small town of Chinook. But when a body turns up, the understaffed sheriff's department turns to Thumps for help. As strangers begin to pour into Chinook for a conference, Thumps finds himself embroiled in a conflict between secretive players willing to kill.

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    From his rapid-fire stand-up comedy riffs to his breakout role in Mork & Mindy and his Academy Award-winning performance in Good Will Hunting, Robin Williams was a singularly innovative and beloved entertainer. But as Dave Itzkoff shows in this revelatory biography, Williams's comic brilliance masked a deep well of conflicting emotions and self-doubt, which he drew upon in his comedy and films.

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    Indigenous experience in colonized nations is startlingly similar and deeply disturbing. It is an experience marked by the violent separation of Peoples from the land, the separation of families, and the separation of individuals from traditional ways of life -- culminating in a spiritual separation that has impacted generations of Indigenous children. Talaga explores the explosion of suicide among Indigenous youth.

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    In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her--from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago, to her time spent at the world's most famous address.

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    The son of a Baptist pastor in small town Arkansas, Garrard Conley was terrified and conflicted about his sexuality. When Garrard was a nineteen-year-old college student, he was outed to his parents, and was forced to make a life-changing decision: either agree to conversion therapy that promised to "cure" him of homosexuality; or risk losing family, friends, and the God he had prayed to every day of his life.

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    1950. Idlewild Hall, a boarding school reputed to be haunted. Four roommates bond over whispered fears, until one mysteriously disappears. 2014. Twenty years ago, journalist Fiona Sheridan's elder sister's body was found in fields near the ruins of Idlewild Hall. During a shocking discovery is made linking the loss of Sheridan’s sister to secrets meant to stay hidden in the past--and a voice that won't be silenced.

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    In a rant posted on social media in 2017, Rick Mercer announced loud and clear that the 15th season of the Rick Mercer Report--the nation's best-watched and best-loved comedy show--would be the last. This volume collects together highlights from throughout the entire run of RMR, including choice moments from Rick's travels and encounters, and the very best of the early rants.

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    Penelope has scrapped her failed career and moved back to Brooklyn to aid her ailing father. Her mother, Mirella, has abandoned the family to reclaim her roots in the Dominican Republic. That took courage. It's also unforgivable. Shifting between the perspectives of these two captivating, troubled women, old wounds are reopened, and secrets revealed, as a journey across an ocean of sacrifice and self-discovery begins.

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    Detective Harriet Blue is a very good cop . . . gone very bad. In the space of a week, she has committed theft, resisted arrest, assaulted a police officer, and is considered a dangerous fugitive. It's due to one man, Regan Banks, who killed the only person in the world who matters to Harriet-and she’s next. Recklessly speeding toward the dark side -- and finally crossing it -- Harriet won't stop until Regan pays.

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    With winter looming, a small northern Anishinaabe community goes dark. Cut off, people become passive and confused. Panic builds as the food supply dwindles. While the council and community members struggle to maintain order, frustrated by the building chaos, a group of young friends and their families turn to the land and Anishinaabe tradition in hopes of helping their community thrive again.

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    A threat appears that is so huge that it jeopardizes not just Pennsylvania Avenue and Wall Street, but all of America. Uncertainty and fear grip the nation. There are whispers of cyberterror and espionage and a traitor in the Cabinet. Even the President himself becomes a suspect, and then he disappears from public view . . .

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    A portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama, as former official White House photographer, deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House.

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    In 1944, pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into German-occupied Tuscany. Nearly thirty years later, Hugo's estranged daughter, Joanna, has returned home to the English countryside to arrange her father's funeral. Dealing with the emotional wounds of her own personal trauma, Joanna embarks on a healing journey to Tuscany to understand her father's history--and maybe come to understand herself as well.

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    From the blistering cane fields of Barbados to the icy plains of the Canadian Arctic, from the mud-drowned streets of London to the eerie deserts of Morocco, Washington Black teems with all the strangeness of life. This inventive, electrifying novel asks, what is freedom? And can a life salvaged from the ashes ever be made whole? Winner of the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize.

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    As fireworks explode overhead Evelyn Hardcastle is killed. But Evelyn will not die just once. Until Aiden - one of the guests summoned to Blackheath for the party - can solve her murder, the day will repeat itself, over and over again. Every time ending with the fateful pistol shot. The only way to break this cycle is to identify the killer. But each time the day begins again, Aiden wakes in the body of a different guest.

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    Roaming through New York City at three a.m., twenty-three-year-old April May stumbles across a giant sculpture. April and her best friend, Andy, make a video with it, which Andy uploads to YouTube. The next day, April wakes up to a viral video and a new life. April now has to deal with the consequences her new particular brand of fame has on her relationships, her safety, and her own identity.

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    The story of three generations of women in one family struggling to balance the promise of the American dream and the unshakeable grip of history. With exuberance, grit, and sly tenderness, here is a family saga; an origin story; a romance; a narrative of two nations and the people who leave one home to grasp at another.

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    Jessica Farris signs up for a psychology study thinking all she'll have to do is answer a few questions, and leave. But as the questions grow increasingly invasive and sessions become outings where Jess is told what to wear and how to act, she begins to suspect Dr. Shields may know what she's thinking...and what she's hiding. Paranoia growing, she can’t trust what in her life is real, and what is a manipulative experiment.

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    A stunning collection of Leonard Cohen's last poems, selected and ordered by the author in the final months of his life. Featuring lyrics, prose pieces, and illustrations, the book also contains an extensive selection from Cohen's notebooks, which he kept in poetic form throughout his life, and offers an unprecedentedly intimate look inside the life and mind of a singular artist and thinker.

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    When a woman unexpectedly loses her lifelong best friend and mentor, she finds herself burdened with the unwanted dog he has left behind. Her own battle against grief is intensified by the mute suffering of the dog, a huge Great Dane traumatized by the inexplicable disappearance of its master, and by the threat of eviction. But while troubles abound, rich and surprising rewards lie in store for both of them.

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    The first full-length biography of Fred Rogers, tells the story of this utterly unique and enduring American icon. King traces Rogers's personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work, including a surprising decision to walk away from the show to make television for adults, only to return to the neighborhood with increasingly sophisticated episodes.

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    Yale’s career as the development director for an art gallery is beginning to flourish, while the carnage of the AIDS epidemic grows around him. Thirty years later, Fiona is in Paris tracking her estranged daughter who disappeared into a cult. The two intertwining stories take us through the heartbreak of the eighties and the chaos of the modern world, as both Yale and Fiona struggle to find goodness in the midst of disaster.

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    The players are Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman, and the resulting romance, once it ignited, was . . . epic. Beyond epic. How did they do it? Megan loved books and art history; Nick loved hammers. But much more than these seemingly unsurpassable obstacles were the values they held in common- respect, decency, the ability to mention genitalia in almost any context. This is the story of their eighteen year relationship.

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    One of the most consequential decisions of early adulthood is whether or not to have children. Having reached an age when many women are asking themselves when they will become mothers, Heti's narrator considers, with the same urgency, whether she will do so at all. Over the course of years, under the influence of her partner, body, family, friends, mysticism and chance, she struggles to make a moral and meaningful choice.

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    America is in the grip of a deadly flu pandemic. When Frank catches the virus, his girlfriend Polly will do whatever it takes to save him, even travelling to the future. But when Polly is re-routed an extra five years into the future, Frank isn’t there. Polly must navigate a terrifying new world to find Frank, to discover if he is alive, and to see if their love has endured. Shortlisted for the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize.

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    The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fables ranging from antebellum New York to the late twentieth-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond, exploring an essential conflict on this planet: the one taking place between humans and nonhumans. There is a world alongside ours, this is the story of a handful of people who learn to see that world and who are drawn up into its unfolding catastrophe.

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    As an Indian wedding gathers a family back together, parents Rafiq and Layla must deal with the choices their children have made. What secrets and betrayals have caused this close-knit family to fracture? All the joy and struggle of family life is here, from Rafiq and Layla's own arrival in America, to the years in which their children tread between two cultures, seeking to find their place in the world, as well as a path home.

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    Frank Starlight has long settled into a quiet life working his remote farm. His contemplative existence comes to an abrupt end with the arrival of Emmy, a woman on the run who has committed a desperate act so she and her child can escape a life of abuse. Frank takes in Emmy and her daughter to help them get back on their feet, and, gradually, this accidental family grows into a real one.

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    Rebecca, an overwhelmed new mother, begs Priscilla to come home with her as her son's nanny. Rebecca is white, and Priscilla is black, and when Priscilla dies unexpectedly in childbirth, Rebecca steps forward to adopt her baby. As she soon learns, navigating motherhood for her is a matter of learning how to raise two children whom she loves with equal ferocity, but whom the world is determined to treat differently.

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    After everything that the citizens of Beartown have gone through, they are struck another blow when they hear that their junior hockey team will be disbanded. Meanwhile, as the big game between Beartown and Hed approaches, not-so-innocent pranks and incidents pile up. By the time the last game is played, someone will be dead, and everyone will wonder if the game they love can ever return to something simple and innocent.

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    Eight women--ordinary grandmothers, mothers and teenagers--will climb the ladder into the loft, and the day's task will begin. They have forty-eight hours to make a life-altering choice on behalf of all the women and children in their traditional Mennonite colony. And like a vast night sky coming into view behind the bright sparks of their voices, we learn of the devastating events that have led to this moment.

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    Gacalo and Mugdi live in Oslo, leading a peaceful life. Their son, Dhaqaneh, however, in an act of jihadism, kills himself in a suicide attack in Somalia, leading the couple to take in their daughter-in-law, Waliya, and grandchildren. Arriving in Oslo, Waliya and her daughter turn more deeply to religion, while her son desires the freedoms of their new homeland, a rift that will have life-altering consequences for the family.

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    Sam Hill always saw the world through different eyes. Born with red pupils, he was called "Devil Boy" or Sam "Hell" by his classmates. Forty years later, Sam is no longer certain anything was by design, especially not the tragedy that caused him to turn his back on the life he'd always known. Examining his life, Sam travels halfway around the world with eyes are wide open, allowing him to finally see what truly matters.

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    A yarn to rival the best of them, a big fat whopper of a tall tale that bounces around from provincial Rivière-du-Loup in 1919 to Nagasaki, 1990s Berlin, Rome, and beyond. This is the novel of a century--long and glorious, stuffed full of parallels, repeating motifs, and unforgettable characters--with the passion and plotting of a modern-day Tosca.

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