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The Sacrificial Man
A Thriller
Ruth Dugdall, Ruth Dugdall
When Probation probation Officer officer Cate Austin is given her new assignment, she faces the highest-profile case of her career. Alice Mariani is charged with assisted suicide, and Cate must recommend a sentence.Alice insists her story is one of...

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Journey to My Father, Isaac Bashevis Singer
A Memoir
Israel Zamir
When Isaac Bashevis Singer emigrated to America in 1935, he left behind his wife and five-year-old son, Israel, with the promise to send for them as soon as he settled. He never did. In 1955, twenty years after their separation, Zamir came to New York...

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Death of a Century
A Novel of the Lost Generation
Daniel Robinson
Greenwich, Connecticut, 1922. Newspaper man Joe Henry finds himself the primary suspect when his friend, fellow reporter Wynton Gresham, is murdered. Both were veterans of French battles during WWI—the war that was supposed to end all...

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Danny's Mom
A Novel
Elaine Wolf, Elaine Wolf
Friday Night Lights meets Ordinary People when Beth Maller returns to her job as a guidance counselor at Meadow Brook High School shortly after an unspeakable family tragedy. Railing against the everyday injustices she had overlooked until her world...

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Raymond Ditmars and the Hunt for the World's Largest Viper
Dan Eatherley
The amazing story of one man’s obsession with an enigmatic and deadly reptile.Raymond Ditmars (1876–1942), the first curator of reptiles at New York’s famous Bronx Zoo, brought cold-blooded animals to public attention as never before...

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The Soldier's Return
Melvyn Bragg
The powerful, award-winning novel of World War II, which Publishers Weekly called “a small classic, deeply touching and true.”In the spring of 1946, ex-corporal Sam Richardson returns home from the “forgotten war” in Burma to...

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A Special Day
A Mother's Memoir of Love, Loss, and Acceptance After the Death of Her Daughter
Anne-Dauphine Julliand, Anne-Dauphine Julliand
February 29th is a date that comes into existence just once every four years. It is also the birthday of Thaïs—author Anne-Dauphine Julliand’s darling daughter—who died of a genetic disease. Thaïs lived just shy of her...

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Emily & Herman
A Literary Romance
John J. Healey, John J. Healey
The manuscript of this novel was discovered by John J. Healey in a box left by his grandfather, Professor Vincent P. Healey, after his death. This engaging work of fiction is a romantic account in which four iconic figures of American Letters play a...

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Retreat to Victory
Julian Thompson
A gripping chronicle, Dunkirk recounts the brave stand of the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) against the German army and the dramatic rescue of 338,000 British troops from the beaches of Dunkirk at the outset of World War II. In May 1940, the...

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Nurse, Come You Here!
More True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle
Mary J MacLeod
Mary J. Macleod and her husband left the London area for an idyllic place to raise their young children in the late sixties, and they found the island of Papavray in the Scottish Hebrides. There they bought a croft house on a “small acre”...

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The Organ Broker
A Novel
Stu Strumwasser
The Organ Broker is the thrilling story of an underground black market organ dealer known as “New York Jack.” For eighteen years Jack has been a “transplant tourism director,” sending wealthy Americans and Europeans in need of...

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Call the Nurse
True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle
Mary J. MacLeod, Mary J MacLeod, Mary J. MacLeod
Tired of the pace and noise of life near London and longing for a better place to raise their young children, Mary J. MacLeod (known to all as Julia) and her husband encountered their dream while vacationing on a remote island in the Scottish...

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Fugitive Colors
A Novel
Lisa Barr, Lisa Barr
Debut Historical Suspense Novel Wins IPPY Award for Best “Literary Fiction 2014”Stolen art, love, lust, deception, and revenge paint the pages of veteran journalist Lisa Barr’s debut novel, Fugitive Colors, an un-put-down-able...

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Sex Is Forbidden
A Novel
Tim Parks
Sex is forbidden at the Dasgupta Institute, the Buddhist retreat where Beth Marriot has taken refuge. Beth has been working as a server in the kitchen, assisting the clients while also practicing meditation to calm her demons. Like the clients who pay...

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A Gushing Fountain
A Novel
Martin Walser
Appearing for the first time in English, this masterful novel by one of the foremost figures of postwar German literature is an indelible portrait of Nazism slowly overtaking and poisoning a small town. Semi-autobiographical, it is also a remarkably...

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Scrolling Forward, Updated Edition
Making Sense of Documents in the Digital Age
David M. Levy
A fascinating, insightful, and wonderfully written exploration of the document.Like Henry Petroski’s The Pencil, David M. Levy’s Scrolling Forward takes a common, everyday object, the document, and illuminates what it reveals about us...

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Driving the Future
Combating Climate Change with Cleaner, Smarter Cars
Margo Oge, Margo T Oge
A distinguished expert offers a dazzling preview of the cars of the future, while exploring the science and politics behind climate change.As the director of the EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality, engineer Margo Oge was the chief...