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Real World
Real World
by Natsuo Kirino
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“Kirino demands total submission to her characters' inner lives....[Real World] challenges readers to confront the truth of human nature, to release judgments about violence and see beyond the act to its roots.” The Miami... (read more)

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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
by Alexander McCall Smith
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A 'cozy' set in Africa. This is the first in a wonderful new mystery series set in Botswana. Using deceptively simple language that nonetheless sings with the rhythms of Africa, the author introduces us to the indomitable lady detective, Precious... (read more)

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Life After Life
Life After Life
by Kate Atkinson
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What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born, the third child of a wealthy English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and... (read more)

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Dark Places
Dark Places
by Gillian Flynn
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Libby Day's mother and two sisters were savagely murdered when Libby was only seven years old. Her testimony in the ensuing trial helped send her brother to prison for the crimes. But is he really guilty? Flynn's accessible and compelling writing style... (read more)

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Gone Girl
Gone Girl
by Gillian Flynn
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Both a cautionary tale for bad men and a clarion call for unhappy women, Gone Girl is a compelling page-turner that does not let up. Every few pages another bombshell drops, and the tension is exquisite! While Nick Dunne lackadaisically plans to show up... (read more)

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The Daughter of Time
The Daughter of Time
by Josephine Tey
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Boston Sunday Globe The unalloyed pleasure of watching a really cultivated mind in action! Buy and cherish!... (read more)

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The Last Good Kiss (Vintage)
The Last Good Kiss (Vintage)
by James Crumley
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Sharp Objects: A Novel
Sharp Objects: A Novel
by Gillian Flynn
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Gillian Flynn's debut novel is a literary thriller that will shock and repulse you, even as it draws you inexorably into its tangled, sadistic web of deceit, secrets, and horrific revelations. With her vivid characters and sharp-edged dialogue, Flynn is... (read more)

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The Little Friend
The Little Friend
by Donna Tartt
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Donna Tartt won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for her most recent novel The Goldfinch Her novels The Secret History and The Little Friend were also international bestsellers. She was born in Greenwood, Mississippi, and is a graduate of Bennington College.... (read more)

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A Coffin for Dimitrios (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
A Coffin for Dimitrios (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
by Eric Ambler
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?Not Le Carre, not Deighton, not Ludlum have surpassed the intelligence, authenticity or engrossing storytellling that established A Coffin for Dimitrios as the best of its kind.??The Times (London)... (read more)

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Moor (99 Edition)
Moor (99 Edition)
by King
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LAURIE R. KING won the Edgar and John Creasey Awards for Best First Novel for A Grave Talent. She is the author of seven acclaimed mysteries in the Mary Russell series, as well as four novels in a contemporary series featuring police detective Kate... (read more)

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Dark of the Moon
Dark of the Moon
by John Sandford
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John Sandford is the pseudonym of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist John Camp. He is the author of the Prey novels, the Kidd novels, the Virgil Flowers novels, The Night Crew, and Dead Watch. He lives in New Mexico.... (read more)

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The Millennium Trilogy: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Deluxe Boxed Set)
The Millennium Trilogy: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Deluxe Boxed Set)
by Stieg Larsson
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Readers all across America are talking about Stieg Larsson’s #1 best-selling trilogy—The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest—which has more than 12 million... (read more)

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Hoot
Hoot
by Carl Hiaasen
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“A fast-paced adventure.”—Booklist   “There's enough variety here to appeal to a wide range of readers.”—SLJ... (read more)

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Train Dreams: A Novella
Train Dreams: A Novella
by Denis Johnson
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A New York Times Notable BookAn Esquire Best Book of 2011A New Yorker Favorite Book of 2011A Los Angeles Times Favorite Book of 2011 Denis Johnsons Train Dreams is an epic in miniature, one of his most evocative and poignant fictions. It is the story of... (read more)

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61 Hours: A Reacher Novel
61 Hours: A Reacher Novel
by Lee Child
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A bus crashes in a savage snowstorm and lands Jack Reacher in the middle of a deadly confrontation. In nearby Bolton, South Dakota, one brave woman is standing up for justice in a small town threatened by sinister forces. If... (read more)

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Three to Get Deadly (Stephanie Plum Novels)
Three to Get Deadly (Stephanie Plum Novels)
by Janet Evanovich
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Janet Evanovichs Stephanie Plum Novels Are “Suspenseful.”---Los Angeles Times “Terrific.”---San Francisco Chronicle “Irresistible.”---Kirkus Reviews “Thrilling.”---The Midwest Book Review “... (read more)

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Seven Up (Stephanie Plum Novels)
Seven Up (Stephanie Plum Novels)
by Janet Evanovich
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"A madcap comic mystery--Jersey-girl style."--the New York Times "A clever cast of good-hearted hoods and nutty family members rival The Sopranos."--People "If you like your summer reads hot and sassy, try Seven Up."--Boston Herald "Evanovich is the... (read more)

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Chomp
Chomp
by Carl Hiaasen
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Wahoo Cray lives in a zoo. His father is an animal wrangler, so he's grown up with all manner of gators, snakes, parrots, rats, monkeys, snappers, and more in his backyard. The critters he can handle. His father is the unpredictable one. When his dad... (read more)

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Evidence of Things Unseen
Evidence of Things Unseen
by Marianne Wiggins
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andlt;Bandgt;Marianne Wigginsandlt;/Bandgt; is the author of seven books of fiction including andlt;Iandgt;John Dollarandlt;/Iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;Evidence of Things Unseen.andlt;/Iandgt; She has won an NEA grant, the Whiting Writers' Award, and the... (read more)

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