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Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey by Camaren Subhiyah

Agent Gates and the Secret Adventures of Devonton Abbey: A Parody of Downton Abbey by Camaren Subhiyah (2013) 128 pages Goodreads Summary: The hit series Downton Abbey, upon which this parody graphic novel is based, has been nominated for 16 Emmy Awards … Continue reading

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Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book by Diane Muldrow

Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book by Diane Muldrow (2013) 96 pages Goodreads Summary: A humorous “guide to life” for grown-ups! One day, Diane Muldrow, a longtime editor of the iconic Little Golden Books, realized … Continue reading

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Archetype by M.D. Waters

Archetype by M.D. Waters (2014) Series: Archetype #1 384 pages Goodreads Summary: Emma wakes in a hospital, with no memory of what came before. Her husband, Declan, a powerful, seductive man, provides her with new memories, but her dreams contradict his … Continue reading

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Griffin and Sabine by Nick Bantock

Griffin and Sabine by Nick Bantock (1991) Series: Griffin & Sabine Trilogy #1 46 pages Goodreads Summary: It all started with a mysterious and seemingly innocent postcard, but from that point nothing was to remain the same in the life of … Continue reading

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47 Ronin by Stan Sakai

47 Ronin by Stan Sakai (2012-2013) 5 volumes 32 pages Goodreads Summary: Japan’s enduring national legend comes to comics! The tale of the 47 Ronin and their epic mission to avenge their wronged master epitomizes the samurai code of honor, and … Continue reading

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The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley

The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley (2014) Series: Flavia de Luce #6 310 pages Goodreads Summary: On a spring morning in 1951, eleven-year-old chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce gathers with her family at the railway station, … Continue reading

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Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat

Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat 271 pages Goodreads Summary: Set in IIT, in the early ’90s, Five Point Someone portrays the lives of the protagonist Hari and his two friends Ryan and Alok. It explores the darker side of IIT, … Continue reading

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Mara by Brian Wood

Mara by Brian Wood (2012-2013) Series: Mara #1-#6 32 pages Goodreads Summary: Young Mara Prince is at the top of the world, a global celebrity in a culture that prizes physical achievement above all else. After she manifests supernatural abilities on … Continue reading

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Velvet by Ed Brubaker

Velvet by Ed Brubaker (2013, 2014) 32 pages Series: Velvet (#1-3) Goodreads Summary: When the world’s best secret agent is killed, Velvet Templeton, the Personal Assistant to the Director of the Agency, is drawn off her desk and back into the … Continue reading

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Dying to Be Me by Anita Moorjani

Dying to Be Me by Anita Moorjani (2012) 191 pages Goodreads Summary: In this truly inspirational memoir, Anita Moorjani relates how, after fighting cancer for almost four years, her body—overwhelmed by the malignant cells spreading throughout her system—began shutting down. As her organs … Continue reading

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