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Witches of East End by Melissa de la Cruz

Witches of East End by Melissa de la Cruz (2011) 272 pages Series: The Beauchamp Family #1 Goodreads Summary: The three Beauchamp women–Joanna and her daughters Freya and Ingrid–live in North Hampton, out on the tip of Long Island. Their … Continue reading

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Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Allegiant by Veronica Roth (2013) 526 pages Series: Divergent #3 Goodreads Summary: The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered—fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to … Continue reading

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The Machine by James Smythe

The Machine by James Smythe (2013) 328 pages Goodreads Summary: Haunting memories defined him. The machine took them away. She vowed to rebuild him. From the author of The Testimony comes a Frankenstein for the twenty-first century. Beth lives alone … Continue reading

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Odds On by Michael Crichton

Odds On by Michael Crichton (writing as John Lange) (1966) 215 pages Goodreads Summary: To rob the finest resort in fascist Spain, three Americans need to blend in among the Mediterranean elite. And to do so, they will each need a … Continue reading

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Lexicon by Max Barry

Lexicon by Max Barry (2013) 390 pages Goodreads Summary: At an exclusive school somewhere outside of Arlington, Virginia, students aren’t taught history, geography, or mathematics–at least not in the usual ways. Instead, they are taught to persuade. Here the art of … Continue reading

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The Martian by Andy Weir

The Martian by Andy Weir (2012) 384 pages Goodreads Summary: Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first man to die there. It … Continue reading

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Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction

Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction (2013) Series: Sex Criminals 32 pages Goodreads Summary: Suzie’s a normal girl with an extraordinary ability: when she has sex, she stops time. One night she meets John… who has the same gift. And so … Continue reading

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The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry (1905) 32 pages Goodreads Summary: One dollar and eight-seven cents is all the money Della has in the world to buy her beloved husband a Christmas present. She has nothing to sell … Continue reading

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Little Santa by Jon Agee

Little Santa by Jon Agee (2013) 40 pages Goodreads Summary: Ever wonder what Santa was like as a child? Award-winning author/illustrator Jon Agee brings us the funny, playful answer in this Christmas picture book destined to become a classic. Little … Continue reading

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The Last Free Cat by Jon Blake

The Last Free Cat by Jon Blake (2008) 270 pages Goodreads Summary: Not far in the future, cat flu has meant that cat breeding is strictly controlled, and cats are only for the rich in their private estates. When Feela turns … Continue reading

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