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    The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry: A Novel- A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over--and see everything anew.

    The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry: A Novel: Gabrielle Zevin: 9781616204518: Amazon.com: Books

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    Scott Pilgrim (V.1-6) - Scott Pilgrim is in love, but there are complications. Having to battle his new girlfriend's evil exes was nothing he planned on, but love makes you do funny things. Follow his story in the complete Scott Pilgrim saga in this Scott Pilgrim set.

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    Anya's Ghost- Of all the things Anya expected to find at the bottom of an old well, a new friend was not one of them. Especially not a new friend who's been dead for a century. Falling down a well is bad enough, but Anya's normal life might actually be worse. She's embarrassed by her family, self-conscious about her body, and she's pretty much given up on fitting in at school. A new friend-even a ghost-is just what she needs. Or so she thinks.

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    Beautiful Darkness- Join princess Aurora and her friends as they journey to civilization's heart of darkness in a bleak allegory about surviving the human experience.

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    Matched- Cassia has always trusted the Society to make the right choices for her: what to read, what to watch, what to believe. So when Xander's face appears on-screen at her Matching ceremony, Cassia knows he is her ideal mate . . . until she sees Ky Markham's face flash for an instant before the screen fades to black. The Society tells her it's a glitch, a rare malfunction; Cassia begins to doubt the Society's infallibility.

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    Dark Places: Libby Day's mother and sisters were murdered at the family's farmhouse when she was only 7. Her testimony sent her older brother, Ben, to prison for life, and 25 years later, Libby decides to meet with the Kill Club, a group of crime enthusiasts who investigate the case and force her to rethink what really happened.

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    Still Alice: A woman experiences early-onset Alzheimer's and copes with her family.

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    Six of Crows- Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price--and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone...

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    Hollywood and the Holocaust- The Holocaust has been the focus of countless films in the United States, Great Britain, and Europe, and its treatment over the years has been the subject of considerable controversy. When finally permitted to portray the atrocities, filmmakers struggled with issues of fidelity to historical fact, depictions of graphic violence, and how to approach the complexities of the human condition on all sides of this horrific event.

    Hollywood and the Holocaust (Film and History): Henry Gonshak: 9781442252233: Amazon.com: Books

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    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children: A teenager named Jacob explores the ruins of a strange house on an island near Wales, UK.

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    The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge- After a 19th-century fur trapper gets mauled by a bear and then left for dead by thieves, he embarks on a journey for revenge.

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    Speak- She is friendless, outcast, and nobody will talk to her, let alone listen to her. She becomes increasingly isolated and practically stops talking altogether. Only her art class offers any solace, and it is through her work on an art project that she is finally able to face what really happened at that terrible party. She speaks for many a disenfranchised teenager while demonstrating the importance of speaking up for oneself.

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    Annihilation : A Novel - We join the twelfth expedition. The group is made up of four women: an anthropologist; a surveyor; a psychologist, the de facto leader; and our narrator, a biologist. Their mission is to map the terrain, record all observations of their surroundings and of one anotioner, and, above all, avoid being contaminated by Area X itself.

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    Who Owns the Future? by Jaron Lanier

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    Feed (Newsflesh, Book 1)- We had cured cancer. We had beat the common cold. But in doing so we created something new, something terrible that no one could stop. The infection spread, virus blocks taking over bodies and minds with one, unstoppable command: FEED.

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    The Magicians: A Novel- an enthralling coming-of-age tale about magic practiced in the real world-where good and evil aren't black and white, and power comes at a terrible price.

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    Life As We Knew It- What would happen if the moon was knocked off its axis? Would life change? Would it just look big and pretty?

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    The Book of Monelle- A carefully woven assemblage of legends, aphorisms, fairy tales, and nihilistic philosophy, it remains a deeply enigmatic and haunting work over a century later, a gathering of literary and personal ruins written in a style that evokes both the Brothers Grimm and Friedrich Nietzsche.

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    The Handmaid's Tale- Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read. She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes her pregnant, because in an age of declining births, Offred and the other Handmaids are only valued if their ovaries are viable.

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    Railsea- When he comes across a wrecked train, Sham finds something—a series of pictures hinting at something, somewhere, that should be impossible—that leads to considerably more than he’d bargained for. Soon he’s hunted on all sides; by pirates, trainsfolk, monsters & salvage-scrabblers. It might not be just Sham’s life that’s about to change. It could be the whole of the railsea.

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    The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood- A fascinating intellectual journey through the history of communication and information, from the language of Africa’s talking drums to the invention of written alphabets; from the electronic transmission of code to the origins of information theory, into the new information age and the current deluge of news, tweets, images, and blogs.

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    Ender's Game- In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, Andrew "Ender" Wiggin lives with his kind but distant parents, his sadistic brother Peter, and the person he loves more than anyone else, his sister Valentine. A young Ender is drafted to the orbiting Battle School for rigorous military training. But is Ender the general Earth needs?

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    Anathem- an alternate universe where scientists, philosophers, and mathematicians live in seclusion behind ancient monastery walls until they are called back into the world to deal with a crisis of astronomical proportions.

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