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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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    Homicide cop Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband, are building a school and youth shelter. To help, they hire child psychologist Dr. Rochelle Pickering--whose own brother broke free from a life of addiction and crime. When Lyle is found dead with a syringe in his lap Eve's investigation confirms murder. Now Eve and Roarke must venture into Lyle’s past, the world of crime where everyone has taken a wrong turn somewhere.

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    Hollywood, 1938: seventy-seven-year-old Maud Gage Baum learns that MGM is adapting her late husband's masterpiece for the screen. From the moment Judy Garland rehearses the first notes of "Over the Rainbow," Maud recognizes the yearning that defined her own life. Now, with the Garland under pressure from both the studio and her ambitious stage mother, Maud resolves to protect her--the way she tried so hard to protect the real Dorothy.

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    Judith McMonigle Flynn's plans for a relaxing vacation go awry when she realizes her fellow guests have a different kind of getaway planned. They've gathered to give a relative a proper and permanent send-off--a nice gesture, until Judith realizes that paying their respects might be a little premature . . . without some very sinister assistance. Now, it's up to her to save a would-be corpse from an early date with the undertaker.

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    In I.M., Isaac Mizrahi offers a poignant, candid, and touching look back on his life so far. Growing up gay in a sheltered Syrian Jewish Orthodox family, Isaac had unique talents that ultimately drew him into fashion and later into celebrity circles that read like a who's who of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. In his elegant memoir, Isaac delves into his lifelong battles with weight, insomnia, and depression.

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    Detective Caleb Rooney is a Police detective by day, celebrity food truck chef by night. In the Carnival days leading up Mardi Gras, Rooney comes under investigation for a murder he is accused of committing in the line of duty--as a Major Crimes detective for the New Orleans Police Department. Has his sideline at the Killer Chef food truck given him a taste for murder?

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    Stone Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by an unwelcome stranger. He was sent by an enemy, someone who'd be happy to silence Stone and all his collaborators for good . . . only it's soon clear that Stone is not an easy man to target. With the country's future in the balance, Stone will need to muster all his savvy and daring to defeat this rival once and for all.

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    Brothers from different mothers, bromancing history to save us from Trump. These are the continuing adventures of Barack Obama and Joe Biden, time traveling superheroes in search of a brighter future for America. A visual feast that's both graphic and novel, this book is a love letter to cheesy science fiction and the two men who can still be counted on to inspire us.

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    Margaret Atwood’s multi-award-winning, bestselling novel presented as a graphic novel. This is the story of Offred, one of the unfortunate “Handmaids” under the new social order who have only one purpose: to breed. In Gilead, where women are prohibited from holding jobs, reading, and forming friendships, Offred’s persistent memories of life in the “time before” and her will to survive are acts of rebellion.

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    Paige Watts is the ultimate stage mother, channeling her own acting dreams into making her daughter, Emma, a star. Then everything is shattered by unforeseeable tragedy. Now Emma is living with her aunt Whitney, a shadow of her former self--without speech, and without memory. But with her Aunt Whitney's help, Emma begins to find her way, starting her young life all over again--and changing the lives of everyone around her.

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    As an Army intelligence officer, Amy Cornwall has seen haunting sights half a world away. None compare to the chilling scene at her Virginia home. It is empty. She receives a terrifying ultimatum: locate and liberate an unnamed captive in forty-eight hours, or her kidnapped husband and ten-year-old daughter are dead. Now, in open defiance of Army Command, Amy must employ every lethal tactic she has to save them.

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    Henry Maxwell has spent his whole life trying to live with honor. He's always believed in logic, sacrifice, and hard work. Now, seventy-five and retired, he feels the world has passed him by. Once so confident, he weighs his dreams against his regrets and is left with questions he can't answer: Is he a good man? Has he done right by the people he loves? And with time running out, what, realistically, can he hope for?

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    Dr. Seuss is a classic American icon. Whimsical and wonderful, his work has defined our childhoods and the childhoods of our own children. The silly, simple rhymes are a bottomless well of magic, his illustrations timeless favorites because, quite simply, he makes us laugh. Theodor Geisel, however, had a second, more radical side. It is there that the allure and fasciation of his Dr. Seuss alter ego begins.

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    A young intern at an art gallery in Paris, Isabelle McAvoy meets Putnam Armstrong, wealthy, gentle, and older. Their relationship is the stuff of dreams. But it turns real when she becomes pregnant. Years later, Isabelle finds herself with three daughters from different fathers. The girls grow up to be very different, and Isabelle's relationship with each is unique. Then a past secret is exposed, bonding mother and daughters closer, turning a challenge into a blessing.

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    FBI agent Emmy Dockery is relentless. She's young and driven, with the ability to see connections others have missed. But a shocking new case-unfolding across the country-has left her utterly baffled. The victims all appear to have died by accident, and have seemingly nothing in common. But this many deaths can't be coincidence. And the killer is somehow one step ahead of every move Dockery makes.

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    Teddy Fay receives a freelance assignment from a gentleman he can't refuse, jetting off to Paris on the hunt for a treasonous criminal. But the information he unearths doesn't seem to connect. The trail of bread crumbs leads to secrets hidden within secrets, evildoers trading in money and power, and a global threat on an unprecedented scale. Under the beautiful veneer of the City of Lights, true villainy lurks in the shadows...

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    Alicia's life is seemingly perfect. Then one evening her husband Gabriel returns home and Alecia shoots him five times in the face, and then never speaks another word. Theo Faber is a criminal psychotherapist who has waited a long time for the opportunity to work with Alicia. His determination to get her to talk and unravel the mystery of why she shot her husband takes him down a twisting path into his own motivations--a search for the truth that threatens to consume him....

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    Toby Fleishman thought he knew what to expect when he and his wife of almost fifteen years separated. He could not have predicted that one day Rachel would just drop their two children off at his place and simply not return. But if Toby ever wants to truly understand what happened to Rachel and what happened to his marriage, he is going to have to consider that he might not have seen things all that clearly in the first place

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    Dubbed "the Jesse James of Canada," Norman "Red" Ryan was infamous in the 1920s and '30s until he was gunned down in an attempted robbery in Sarnia, Ontario. Ernest Hemingway wrote about Ryan's escape from Kingston Penitentiary for the Toronto Star. One of the first Canadians to be granted parole, he was held up by Prime Minister R. B. Bennett as a model of rehabilitation. All the while, however, Ryan was continuing a crime spree on the side.

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    When the love of her life is killed in a freak biking accident, Grace feels like she's lost her own shadow. In Henry's absence, she must put her world back together. Grace moves into the Dublin dream house they bought, returns to work as a chef, ever aware of the growing Henry-shaped hole in her life. Until his long-lost twin brother knocks on her door. Newly arrived in Ireland, Andy is Henry, yet not quite. Soon Grace isn't sure if she's learning to let go or becoming desperate to hold on.

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    It all starts with a fall from a ladder, in a firehouse in New York City. But the accident, which happens while renowned photographer Madison Allen is sorting through long-forgotten personal mementos, results in more than a broken ankle. It changes her life. Maddie embarks on a road trip hoping to answer questions about the men she loved and might have married--but didn't--in the years after she was left alone with three young children.

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    Professor Chandra is about to embark on the trip of a lifetime. In the moments after the bicycle accident, he doesn't see his life flash before his eyes, but his life's work. While he knows he should get straight back to his pie charts, his doctor has other ideas. He needs to take a break. In short, says his doctor he should just follow his bliss. And so he sets out to crack the most complex problem of all- the secret to his own happiness.

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    When freelance writer Nikole Paterson goes to a Dodgers game the last thing she expects is a scoreboard proposal. Saying no isn't the hard part--they've only been dating for five months, and he can't even spell her name correctly.  Carlos Ibarra comes to Nik's rescue and rushes her away. He's even there for her when the video goes viral and Nik's social media blows up--in a bad way. Nik knows that in the wilds of LA, a handsome doctor like Carlos can't be looking for anything serious, so she embarks on an epic rebound.

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    When Billie is released from a correctional facility in Decatur, her sister Rhiannon is there to meet her. Painful secrets and unspoken betrayals linger between them -- but most agonizing is the sudden passing of their mother. They set off on a scavenger hunt like road trip following clues left by their mother in a sort of second funeral she planned in her final days. The days on the road force the sisters to confront their hostilities and revisit memories both good and bad.

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    Hollis exposes the twenty lies that hold us back from living joyfully and productively, lies we've told ourselves so often we don't even hear them anymore. With painful honesty and fearless humor, she unpacks and examines the falsehoods that once left her feeling overwhelmed and reveals specific strategies that helped her move past them. She encourages, entertains, and even kicks a little butt, all to convince you to do whatever it takes to get real and become the joyous, confident woman you were meant to be.

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    Within the walls of a tasteful, perfectly kept young Zane Bigelow feels like a prisoner of war. Strangers see his parents as a successful surgeon and his stylish wife. Zane and his sister know the truth: There is something terribly wrong. Zane counts the years, months, days until he can escape, playing along with the insidious lie that everything is fine. When one brutal, shattering night finally reveals cracks in the facade, Zane begins to understand that some people are willing to face the truth, even when it hurts.

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    Nestled in Hudson Valley is a luxury retreat boasting every amenity—all of it for free. The catch? You’re a virtual prisoner, cut off from your former life while dedicating yourself to producing the perfect baby. For someone else. Jane, an immigrant from the Philippines, in desperate search of a better future commits to being a "Host." But now consumed with worry for her family, she is determined to reconnect with them. Yet she cannot leave or she will lose the life-changing fee she'll receive on the birth of her child.

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    It began with four words: I love your laugh. But that was twelve years ago. It really began the day Georgina was fired from The Worst Restaurant in Sheffield (© Tripadvisor) and found The Worst Boyfriend in the World (© Georgina’s best friends) in bed with someone else. So when her new boss, Lucas McCarthy, turns out to be the boy who wrote those words to her all that time ago, it feels like the start of something. The only problem? He doesn’t seem to remember Georgina – at all…

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    At an exclusive private school in Switzerland, mystery surrounds the identity of the beautiful girl who arrives each morning and leaves each afternoon in a heavily protected motorcade. She is said to be the daughter of a wealthy international businessman. She is not. And when she is brutally kidnapped across the border in the Haute-Savoie region of France, Gabriel Allon, the legendary chief of Israeli intelligence, is thrust into a deadly secret war with an old enemy that will determine the future of the Middle East--and perhaps the world . . .

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    The Inn at Gloucester stands alone on the rocky shoreline. Its seclusion suits former Boston police detective Bill Robinson, novice owner and innkeeper. Then Mitchell Cline arrives, with a deadly new way of doing business. His crew of local killers break laws, deal drugs, and bring violence to the doors of the Inn. Teaming up with the sheriff and two fearless residents Robinson begins a risky defense. The solitary inhabitants of the Inn will have to learn that their only choice is between standing together or dying alone.

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    Stone Barrington is getting some much-needed rest and relaxation in the Florida sun when trouble falls from the sky--literally. Intrigued by the suspicious circumstances surrounding this event, Stone joins forces with a sharp-witted and alluring local detective to investigate. But they run into a problem: the evidence keeps disappearing. His investigations only lead to more questions, and shocking connections between old and new acquaintances. But as Stone must quickly learn, answers--and enemies--are often hiding in plain sight.

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    Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is back as head of the homicide department, just as flood waters are rising. In the middle of the turmoil, a father approaches Gamache, pleading for help in finding his daughter. As the rivers rise and Gamache faces a social media onslaught, a body is discovered. And in the tumult, mistakes are made. Gamache must face a horrific possibility and a burning question: what would you do if your child's killer walked free?

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    When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigate a suspected biochemical attack, he found something far worse: a highly mutative organism capable of extinction-level destruction. He contained it and buried it in cold storage deep beneath a little-used military repository. Now, after decades of festering in a forgotten sub-basement, the specimen has found its way out and is on a lethal feeding frenzy and only Diaz knows how to stop it.

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    Lieutenant Eve Dallas must keep the predator from becoming the prey. She calls herself Lady Justice. And once she has chosen a man as her target, she turns herself into a tall blonde or a curvaceous redhead, makes herself as alluring and seductive as possible to them. Once they are in her grasp, they are powerless. Her criminal crusade is escalating rapidly, and if Eve can't stop this vigilante, there's no telling how much blood may be spilled...

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    The murder of an Ivy League professor pulls Dr. Dylan Reinhart out of his ivory tower and onto the streets of New York, where he reunites with his old partner, Detective Elizabeth Needham. As the worst act of terror since 9/11 strikes the city, a name on the casualty list rocks Dylan's world. The duo are facing a case that is anything but textbook case. They’re facing a sociopath and there's no time to study for the test he's about to give them. And if they fail, they die.

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    In the middle of the night, in a house in suburban Minneapolis, intruders murder Luke Ellis's parents and load him into a black SUV. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there's no window. Other kids with special talents -- telekinesis and telepathy -- are also here. The director and her staff attempt to extract from these children the force of their extranormal gifts. As each new victim disappears, Luke becomes desperate to get out and get help.

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    A toxic presidential election is underway in an America already badly weakened by internal divisions. While politicians focus entirely on maintaining their own power and privilege, ISIS kidnaps a brilliant French microbiologist and forces him to begin manufacturing anthrax. ISIS recruits a Mexican drug cartel to smuggle the bioweapon across the border, as a diversion while they weaponize a second deadly virus. If they succeed, they'll trigger a pandemic that could rewrite the world order.

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    Kate Reese is on the run. Determined to improve life for her and her son, Christopher, she flees an abusive relationship in the middle of the night. They find themselves drawn to the tight-knit community of Mill Grove, Pennsylvania. Then Christopher vanishes. For six awful days, no one can find him. Until Christopher emerges from the woods at the edge of town, unharmed but not unchanged. He returns with a voice in his head only he can hear, with a mission only he can complete.

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    More than fifteen years after the events of The Handmaid's Tale, the theocratic regime of the Republic of Gilead maintains its grip on power, but there are signs it is beginning to rot from within. At this crucial moment, the lives of three radically different women converge, with potentially explosive results. Each woman is forced to come to terms with who she is, and how far she will go for what she believes.

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    Crime is down. The medical examiner's office is quiet. Then a fearsome criminal known only as "Loman" seizes control of the headlines. He is planning a deadly surprise for Christmas morning. And he has commissioned dozens of criminal colleagues to take actions that will mask his plans. Solving crimes never happens on schedule, but as this criminal mastermind unleashes credible threats by the hour, the month of December is upended for the Women's Murder Club.

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    Draw near and listen, or else time is at an end. The watering holes of the Plain are drying up, the fearsome fanghorn grow more numerous, and bad omens abound. Wulfgar, a leader of the Altaii people, must contend with twin queens, warlords, prophets and magic in hopes of protecting his people and securing their future. Elspeth, a visitor from another world, holds the answers, but first Wulfgar must learn to ask the right questions. But what if the knowledge that saves the Altaii will also destroy them?

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    Hiram Walker was born into bondage. When his mother was sold away, Hiram was robbed of all memory of her--but was gifted with a mysterious power. Years later, when Hiram almost drowns in a river, that same power saves his life. So begins an unexpected journey that takes Hiram from the corrupt grandeur of Virginia's proud plantations to desperate guerrilla cells in the wilderness, from the coffin of the Deep South to dangerously idealistic movements in the North.

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    In the small north Florida town of Seabrook, a young lawyer named Keith Russo was shot dead at his desk as he worked late one night. The police soon settled on Quincy Miller, a young black man who was once a client of Russo's. Framed, convicted, and sent to prison for life he languished in prison for 22-years with no lawyer. A small innocence group, Guardian Ministries, takes his case, but the people who murdered Russo do not want Quincy exonerated, and will murder again to ensure it doesn’t happen.

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    In 1967, an extraterrestrial microbe came crashing down to Earth and nearly ended the human race. Over the next five days, a team of top scientists assigned to Project Wildfire worked valiantly to save the world from an epidemic of unimaginable proportions. In the ensuing decades, research on the micro particle continued. And the world thought it was safe... On the verge of being shut down, the project has registered no activity--until now.

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    FBI Agent Atlee Pine's life was never the same after her twin sister Mercy was kidnapped--and likely killed--thirty years ago. After a lifetime of torturous uncertainty, Atlee's unresolved anger finally gets the better of her on the job, and she finds she has to deal with the demons of her past. soon after Atlee begins her investigation, a local woman is found ritualistically murdered, Atlee is determined to continue her search for answers, but now she must also set her sights on finding a potential serial killer before another victim is claimed.

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