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    The Girl with Seven Names

    The Girl with Seven Names

    Hyeonseo Lee

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships – and the story of one woman's terrifying struggle to avoid capture/repatriation and guide her family to freedom. As a child growing up in North Korea, Hyeonseo Lee was one of…

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  • The Operator

    The Operator

    Robert O'Neill

    New York Times Bestseller A stirringly evocative, thought-provoking, and often jaw-dropping account, The Operator ranges across SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s awe-inspiring four-hundred-mission career, which included his involvement in attempts to rescue “Lone Survivor” Marcus Luttrell and abducted-by-Somali-pirates Captain Richard Phillips and which culminated in those famous three shots that…

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  • Big Nate

    Big Nate

    Lincoln Peirce

    Big Nate is the star of his own comic strip! Check out 300 black-and-white comic strips never before published together in this awesome comic compilation in the New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce! Includes all new Big Nate activities in the back! Diary of a Wimpy Kid author…

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  • Of Mess and Moxie

    Of Mess and Moxie

    Jen Hatmaker

    New York Times bestselling author, Big Sister Emeritus, and Chief BFF Jen Hatmaker returns with another round of hilarious tales, shameless honesty, and hope for the woman who has forgotten her moxie.In this highly anticipated new book, beloved author Jen Hatmaker parlays her own triumphs and tragedies into a sigh…

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  • Wildfire

    Wildfire

    Ilona Andrews

    From Ilona Andrews, #1 New York Times bestselling author, the thrilling conclusion to her Hidden Legacy series, as Nevada and Rogan grapple with a power beyond even their imagination... Nevada Baylor can't decide which is more frustrating—harnessing her truthseeker abilities or dealing with Connor "Mad" Rogan and their evolving relationship.…

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  • Dragonsworn

    Dragonsworn

    Sherrilyn Kenyon

    There is nothing in the universe the cursed dragon, Falcyn, hates more than humanity . . . except Greek humans. In a war he wanted no part of, they systematically destroyed everything he'd ever cared for. Now he waits for the day when evolution will finally rid him of the…

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  • Food Freedom Forever

    Food Freedom Forever

    Melissa Hartwig

    End the yo-yo dieting cycle... forever. Welcome to the Food Freedom plan. Millions of people have successfully completed the groundbreaking Whole30 program and radically transformed their energy, sleep, cravings, waistline, and health. Now, Food Freedom Forever offers real solutions for anyone stuck in the exhausting cycle of yo-yo dieting and…

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  • The Hammer of Thor

    The Hammer of Thor

    Rick Riordan

    Thor's hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a disturbing habit of misplacing his weapon—the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds. But this time the hammer isn't just lost. It has fallen into enemy hands. If Magnus Chase and his friends can't retrieve the hammer quickly, the mortal worlds…

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  • Mrs. Fletcher

    Mrs. Fletcher

    Tom Perrotta

    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Leftovers and Little Children comes a penetrating and hilarious new novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America's culture wars.Eve Fletcher is trying to figure out what comes next. A forty-six-year-old divorcee whose beloved only child has just…

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  • The Address

    The Address

    Fiona Davis

    THE NATIONAL BESTSELLERFiona Davis, author of The Dollhouse, returns with a compelling novel about the thin lines between love and loss, success and ruin, passion and madness, all hidden behind the walls of The Dakota—New York City's most famous residence.After a failed apprenticeship, working her way up to head housekeeper…

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  • You Say It First--A Small-Town Wedding Romance

    You Say It First--A Small-Town Wedding Romance

    Susan Mallery

    "Romance novels don't get much better than Mallery's expert blend of emotional nuance, humor and superb storytelling." —Booklist The #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Fool's Gold romances invites you to visit Happily Inc., a wedding destination founded on a fairy tale! Sculptor Nick Mitchell grew up in…

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  • Devil's Cut

    Devil's Cut

    J.R. Ward

    In #1 New York Times bestselling author J. R. Ward's thrilling finale to her Bourbon Kings series, the Bradford family dynasty teeters on the edge of collapse after the murder of their patriarch—and a shocking arrest. At first, the death of William Baldwine, the head of the Bradford family, was…

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  • Any Dream Will Do

    Any Dream Will Do

    Debbie Macomber

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERDebbie Macomber returns with a powerful standalone novel about a woman forced to start her life anew, embarking on the most courageous journey of all—to a place where she learns what love and trust really mean. Shay Benson adored her younger brother, Caden, and that got…

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  • I Know a Secret

    I Know a Secret

    Tess Gerritsen

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERJane Rizzoli and Maura Isles—the inspiration for the smash hit TNT series—continue their bestselling crime-solving streak, as they pursue a shadowy psychopath keeping secrets and taking lives."Suspense doesn't get smarter than this."—Lee Child Two separate homicides, at different locations, with unrelated victims, have more in common than…

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  • It Happens in the Hamptons

    It Happens in the Hamptons

    Holly Peterson

    In the Hamptons, the everyday people are as complicated and fascinating as the millionaires...When Katie Doyle moves across the country to the Hamptons, she is hoping for summer employment, new friends for her young son, and a chance to explore a new love affair with a dazzling investor. What she…

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  • Map of the Heart

    Map of the Heart

    SUSAN WIGGS

    Love and family. War and secrets. Betrayal and redemption. #1 New York Times bestselling author Susan Wiggs returns with a deeply emotional and atmospheric story that spans oceans and decades, from the present-day Delaware shore to the battlefields of WWII France. Widowed by an unspeakable tragedy, Camille Palmer has made…

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  • The Last Tudor

    The Last Tudor

    Philippa Gregory

    New York Times Bestseller The latest novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory features one of the most famous girls in history, Lady Jane Grey, and her two sisters, each of whom dared to defy her queen.Jane Grey was queen of England for nine days. Her father…

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  • A Stranger in the House

    A Stranger in the House

    Shari Lapena

    In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops—from the bestselling author of The Couple Next DoorHe looks at her, concerned. "How do you feel?"She wants to say, Terrified. Instead, she says, with a faint smile, "Glad…

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  • Half Broke Horses

    Half Broke Horses

    Jeannette Walls

    Half Broke Horses is Laura Ingalls Wilder for adults, as riveting and dramatic as Isak Dinesen's Out of Africa or Beryl Markham's West with the Night. Destined to become a classic, it will transfix readers everywhere."Those old cows knew trouble was coming before we did." So begins the story of…

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  • The Destroyers

    The Destroyers

    Christopher Bollen

    When Charlie and I were young, we played a game called Destroyers. . . . We were sharpening our instincts, jettisoning attachments. We were honing strategies for survival. . . .Arriving on the Greek island of Patmos broke and humiliated, Ian Bledsoe is fleeing the emotional and financial fallout from…

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  • See What I Have Done

    See What I Have Done

    Sarah Schmidt

    Lizzie Borden took an axe, and gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one. Or did she? In this riveting debut novel, See What I Have Done, Sarah Schmidt recasts one of the most spellbinding murder cases of all time into…

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  • Class Mom

    Class Mom

    Laurie Gelman

    Laurie Gelman's clever debut novel about a year in the life of a kindergarten class mom—a brilliant send-up of the petty and surprisingly cutthroat terrain of parent politics.Jen Dixon is not your typical Kansas City kindergarten class mom—or mom in general. Jen already has two college-age daughters by two different…

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  • The Right Time

    The Right Time

    Danielle Steel

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFilled with heartbreak and betrayal, triumph and fulfillment, The Right Time is an intimate, richly rewarding novel about pursuing one's passion and succeeding beyond one's wildest dreams. Abandoned by her mother at age seven, Alexandra Winslow takes solace in the mysteries she reads with her devoted father—and…

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  • The Good Daughter

    The Good Daughter

    Karin Slaughter

    The stunning new novel from the international #1 bestselling author — a searing, spellbinding blend of cold-case thriller and psychological suspense.Two girls are forced into the woods at gunpoint. One runs for her life. One is left behind...Twenty-eight years ago, Charlotte and Samantha Quinn's happy small-town family life was torn…

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  • One of Us Is Lying

    One of Us Is Lying

    Karen M. McManus

    "Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club" (EW.com) in this "flat-out addictive" (RT Book Reviews) story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Pay close attention and you might solve this.On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn,…

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  • Y is for Yesterday

    Y is for Yesterday

    Sue Grafton

    Of #1 New York Times-bestselling author Sue Grafton, NPR's Maureen Corrigan said, "Makes me wish there were more than 26 letters." With only one letter left, Grafton's many devoted readers will share that sentiment.

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  • Exposed

    Exposed

    Lisa Scottoline

    In this New York Times bestselling novel, a battle for justice pits partner against partner...Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner Bennie Rosato represents the parent company. When she confronts Mary, explaining this is…

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  • Glass Houses--A Novel

    Glass Houses--A Novel

    Louise Penny

    AN AUGUST 2017 LibraryReads PICK!When a mysterious figure appears in Three Pines one cold November day, Armand Gamache and the rest of the villagers are at first curious. Then wary. Through rain and sleet, the figure stands unmoving, staring ahead.From the moment its shadow falls over the village, Gamache, now…

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  • Crime Scene

    Crime Scene

    Jonathan Kellerman

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA former star athlete turned deputy coroner is drawn into a brutal, complicated murder in this psychological thriller from a father-son writing team that delivers "brilliant, page-turning fiction" (Stephen King). Natural causes or foul play? That's the question Clay Edison must answer each time he examines a…

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  • On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service

    On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service

    Rhys Bowen

    In the new Royal Spyness Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Crowned and Dangerous, Lady Georgiana Rannoch juggles secret missions from the Queen, Darcy, and her mother. But it's all in a day's work when you're thirty-fifth in line to the British Crown. When Darcy runs off…

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  • The Paris Spy

    The Paris Spy

    Susan Elia MacNeal

    American-born spy and code-breaker extraordinaire Maggie Hope secretly navigates Nazi-occupied France to find two brave women during the darkest days of World War II in the latest novel in this New York Times bestselling series—"a treat for WWII buffs and mystery lovers alike" (Booklist, on The Prime Minister's Secret Agent).…

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  • The Missing Ones

    The Missing Ones

    Patricia Gibney

    The hole they dug was not deep. A white flour bag encased the little body. Three small faces watched from the window, eyes black with terror. The child in the middle spoke without turning his head. 'I wonder which one of us will be next?'When a woman's body is discovered…

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  • Back of Beyond

    Back of Beyond

    C. J. Box

    Edgar® Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box delivers a thriller about a troubled cop trying to save his son from a killer in Yellowstone. Cody Hoyt, while a brilliant cop, is an alcoholic struggling with two months of sobriety when his mentor and AA sponsor Hank Winters is…

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  • Still Dead

    Still Dead

    J. A. Jance

    Since the disbanding of the Special Homicide Investigation Team, J. P. Beaumont's biggest concern is pondering whether he and his wife Mel should finally get a dog. But one voicemail from his old friend Ralph Ames is about to change that. Through Ralph, Beau has become involved in an organization…

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  • Make Me Love You

    Make Me Love You

    Johanna Lindsey

    #1 New York Times bestselling author Johanna Lindsey delivers "first rate romance" (Daily News) in this sparkling, passionate tale of an earl's daughter who must convince a mysterious viscount to marry her and end his vendetta against her brother.One duel could be considered a matter of honor, but three duels…

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  • Beyond Reason

    Beyond Reason

    Kat Martin

    "I love her books!"—Linda Lael MillerNew York Times bestselling author Kat Martin raises chills as danger stalks a woman determined to make it in a man's world . . .Five weeks ago Carly Drake stood at her grandfather's grave. Now she's burying Drake Trucking's top driver, and the cops have…

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  • Once a Soldier

    Once a Soldier

    Mary Jo Putney

    "Putney's endearing characters and warm-hearted stories never fail to inspire and delight." —Sabrina JeffriesRogues RedeemedAs heir to a title and great wealth, Will Masterson should have stayed home and tended his responsibilities. Instead he went to war. Now, after perilous years fighting the French, he intends his current mission to…

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  • The Duchess Deal

    The Duchess Deal

    Tessa Dare

    When girl meets Duke, their marriage breaks all the rules...Since his return from war, the Duke of Ashbury's to-do list has been short and anything but sweet: brooding, glowering, menacing London ne'er-do-wells by night. Now there's a new item on the list. He needs an heir—which means he needs a…

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  • Mine Till Midnight

    Mine Till Midnight

    Lisa Kleypas

    When an unexpected inheritance elevates her family to the ranks of the aristocracy, Amelia Hathaway discovers that tending to her younger sisters and wayward brother was easy compared to navigating the intricacies of the ton. Even more challenging: the attraction she feels for the tall, dark, and dangerously handsome Cam…

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  • For Love and Honor

    For Love and Honor

    Jody Hedlund

    Lady Sabine is harboring a skin blemish, one, that if revealed, could cause her to be branded as a witch, put her life in danger, and damage her chances of making a good marriage. After all, what nobleman would want to marry a woman so flawed? Sir Bennet is returning…

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