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The Women of Brewster Place
The Women of Brewster Place
by Gloria Naylor
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Once the home of poor Irish and Italian immigrants, Brewster Place, a rotting tenement on a dead-end street, now shelters black families. This novel portrays the courage, the fear, and the anguish of some of the women there who hold their families... (read more)

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Go Digital: Keep the Past Alive!
Go Digital: Keep the Past Alive!
by Colin Barrett
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Keith Martin is a trained graphic designer with experience in print, photography, and all forms of electronic design. He has used Macs since 1986, and started creating multimedia productions in 1989. He first started experimenting with Web design in... (read more)

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The Giver
The Giver
by Lois Lowry
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Discover the worlds of Lois Lowry in this beautiful boxed set. This perfect gift collection by New York Times bestselling author Lois Lowry, which includes the award-winning titles The Giver, Gathering Blue, and Messenger, is available to coincide with... (read more)

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Amnesia Moon
Amnesia Moon
by Jonathan Lethem
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In Amnesia Moon, Jonathan Lethem imagines an American wasteland where the remaining small pockets of civilization are centered around strong, psychic personalities who acquired their powers after a forgotten cataclysm. His survivors siphon gas and hoard... (read more)

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Religion Eastern
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The Way of Youth: Buddhist Common Sense for Handling Life's Questions
The Way of Youth: Buddhist Common Sense for Handling Life's Questions
by Daisaku Ikeda
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Daisaku Ikeda, who offers spiritual leadership to 12 million Soka Gakkai Buddhists throughout the world, responds to the complicated issues facing American young people in a straightforward question-and-answer format. He addresses topics that include... (read more)

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Popular Fiction
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Debt of Honor (Jack Ryan Novels)
Debt of Honor (Jack Ryan Novels)
by Tom Clancy
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Razio Yamata is one of Japan's most influential industrialists, and part of a relatively small group of authority who wield tremendous authority in the Pacific Rim's economic powerhouse. He has devised a plan to cripple the American greatness, humble the... (read more)

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The Camel Club
The Camel Club
by David Baldacci
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Welcome to the Camel Club. Existing at the fringes of Washington, D.C., the Club consists of four eccentric members. Led by a mysterious man known as "Oliver Stone," they study conspiracy theories, current events, and the machinations of government... (read more)

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Hellboy Junior
Hellboy Junior
by Mike Mignola
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Hellboy creator Mike Mignola and Bill Wray (Ren and Stimpy) combine their talents to bring us the outrageous adventures of Hellboy, Jr. and his little friends. This volume includes stories of Wheezy the Sick Little Witch, the Ginger Beef Boy, Somnambo... (read more)

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Westerns
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Crossfire Trail
Crossfire Trail
by Louis Lamour
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Rafe Caradec—gambler, wanderer, soldier of fortune—was as hard a man as the battlefields and waterfronts of Latin America could fashion, but he was as good as his word. As Charles Rodney lay dying in a dank ships focsle, Rafe swore to... (read more)

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World History
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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
by Marjane Satrapi
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Sports and Fitness
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Why We Run : Natural History (02 Edition)
Why We Run : Natural History (02 Edition)
by Bernd Beinrich
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Foreign Languages
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Pocket Idiot's Guide to Spanish for Health Care Professionals (Pocket Idiot's Guide)
Pocket Idiot's Guide to Spanish for Health Care Professionals (Pocket Idiot's Guide)
by Richard P Castillo
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For health workers serving a growing community.   Today, when one in four babies born in the U.S. is Hispanic, it is essential that every hospital administrator, nurse, EMT, and doctor have a working knowledge of Spanish. Chapters include vocabulary,... (read more)

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Humor
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (and Other Concerns)
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (and Other Concerns)
by Mindy Kaling
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Mindy Kaling is hilarious, not in an "lol, I realize this is humorous on an intellectual level" kind of way, but in an "I am actually giggling so hard I'm hitting my nose on the pages of this book, and now I'm that crazy person laughing alone in her room... (read more)

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