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Morbid Curiosity Cures the Blues: True Stories of the Unsavory, Unwise, Unorthodox and Unusual from the Magazine "Morbid Curiosity"
Morbid Curiosity Cures the Blues: True Stories of the Unsavory, Unwise, Unorthodox and Unusual from the Magazine "Morbid Curiosity"
by Loren Rhoads
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Growing up in the Ninth Ward of New Orleans, Johnny and Tonya meet in high school and fall for each other. Yet their romance falls apart when Johnny seriously injures Tonya's ex-boyfriend in an altercation. Johnny is imprisoned, and Tonya starts dating a... (read more)

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The End: 50 Apocalyptic Visions from Pop Culture That You Should Know About...Before It's Too Late
The End: 50 Apocalyptic Visions from Pop Culture That You Should Know About...Before It's Too Late
by Laura Barcella
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Throughout human history, people have banded together to pass on traditions, climb the social ladder, and often just have a good time. And sometimes, keeping other people out is part of the fun. (Every hot club needs a velvet rope, after all.) But some... (read more)

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Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die
Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die
by Michael Largo
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Michael Largo is the author of The Big, Bad Book of Beasts; God's Lunatics; Genius and Heroin; and the Bram Stoker Award-winning Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die, as well as three novels. He and his family live in Florida with... (read more)

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Unlucky Stiffs: New Tales of the Weirdly Departed
Unlucky Stiffs: New Tales of the Weirdly Departed
by Cynthia Ceilan
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Too weird to be true? Not at all. Collecting stories about weird deaths is a decidedly sick hobby. “Yet, strangely life-affirming,” says Cynthia Ceilán, the author of Unlucky Stiffs. “Nothing makes you want to embrace the... (read more)

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The Socialite Who Killed a Nazi with Her Bare Hands and 143 Other Fascinating People Who Died This Past Year: The Best of the New York Times Obituarie (Obits: The New York Times Annual)
The Socialite Who Killed a Nazi with Her Bare Hands and 143 Other Fascinating People Who Died This Past Year: The Best of the New York Times Obituarie (Obits: The New York Times Annual)
by William Mcdonald
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Returning for its second year but reimagined in a new impulse format, with a new title, new cover, new mission, and new sensibility, here is The Socialite Who Killed a Nazi with Her Bare Hands, a pithier, quirkier collection of the 164 best page-turning... (read more)

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Smash-Ups! (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
Smash-Ups! (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
by Robert Carroll Reed
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How to Be a Villain: Evil Laughs, Secret Lairs, Master Plans, and More!!!
How to Be a Villain: Evil Laughs, Secret Lairs, Master Plans, and More!!!
by Neil Zawacki
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Portable Obituary
Portable Obituary
by Michael Largo
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