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    Passing

    Passing

    Nella Larsen

    Nella Larsen was an important writer associated with the Harlem Renaissance. While she was not prolific her work was powerful and critically acclaimed. Passing confronts the reality of racial passing. The novel focuses on two childhood friends Clare and Irene, both of whom are light skinned enough to pass as…

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  • Miraculous Mysteries

    Miraculous Mysteries

    Edwards, Ruth Dudley

    Impossible crime stories have been relished by puzzle-lovers ever since the invention of detective fiction. Fiendishly intricate cases were particularly well suited to the cerebral type of detective story that became so popular during the 'golden age of murder' between the two world wars. But the tradition goes back to…

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  • The Count of Monte Cristo

    The Count of Monte Cristo

    Alexandre Dumas

    Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American ReadA popular bestseller since its publication in 1844, The Count of Monte Cristo is one of the great page-turning thrillers of all time. Set against the tumultuous years of the post-Napoleonic era, Alexandre Dumas's grand historical romance recounts…

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  • Hilo Book 6

    Hilo Book 6

    Judd Winick

    "An action-packed page turner with heart!"—Dav Pilkey, author of DOGMANFor five books, Razorwark has chased Hilo through the Universe. Now the chase is over. Find out how the epic war between Razorwark and Hilo ends and get ready to start the next adventure with the New York Times BESTSELLING GRAPHIC…

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  • Astro Boy (2002), Volumes 1 & 2

    Astro Boy (2002), Volumes 1 & 2

    Osamu Tezuka

    Dark Horse proudly presents one of the crown jewels of manga-Astro Boy! Created by the late Osamu Tezuka, a revered animator and cartoonist (who created over 150,000 pages of comics in his career!) considered the Walt Disney of Japan, Astro Boy was the first manga series to be adapted to…

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  • New Kid

    New Kid

    Jerry Craft

    Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers' Literature, and an Audie Award finalist!An original full-cast audio adaptation of the graphic novel from award-winning author-illustrator Jerry Craft, performed by the author with Jesus Del Orden, Nile Bullock, Robin Miles, Guy Lockard, Peyton…

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  • The Amazing Spider-Man (2014), Volume 4

    The Amazing Spider-Man (2014), Volume 4

    Dan Slott

    Collects Amazing Spider-Man (2014) #16-18, Amazing Spider-Man Annual (2014) #1. The cross-dimensional craziness of Spider-Verse is over, and Peter Parker has returned home, but that doesn't mean Spider-Man is safe — not even at his own company! Parker Industries' security systems can keep out any living thing — but what…

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  • White Bird

    White Bird

    R. J. Palacio

    Inspired by her blockbuster phenomenon Wonder, R. J. Palacio makes her graphic novel debut with an unforgettable, Sydney Taylor Book Award-winning story of the power of kindness and unrelenting courage in a time of war. "I was captivated by White Bird. It tells the hardest truths with honesty and calm…

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  • Fetch-22

    Fetch-22

    Dav Pilkey

    Petey the Cat is out of jail, and he has a brand-new lease on life. While Petey's reevaluated what matters most, Li'l Petey is struggling to find the good in the world. Can Petey and Dog Man stop fighting like cats and dogs long enough to put their paws together…

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  • My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production)

    My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production)

    Elizabeth Strout

    Presenting an original audiobook performance of the stage production of My Name is Lucy Barton, starring Academy Award and Tony nominee Laura Linney.Praised as "deeply affecting" and "heartbreaking" by The Guardian (UK), this is a faithful adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout's bestselling novel of the same name.…

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  • A Map Is Only One Story

    A Map Is Only One Story

    Chung, Nicole; Demary, Mensah

    From rediscovering an ancestral village in China to experiencing the realities of American life as a Nigerian, the search for belonging crosses borders and generations. Selected from the archives of Catapult magazine, the essays in A Map Is Only One Story highlight the human side of immigration policies and polarized…

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  • Little Weirds

    Little Weirds

    Jenny Slate

    Step into Jenny Slate's wild, unfiltered imagination in this "magical" (Mindy Kaling), "delicious" (Amy Sedaris), and "poignant" (John Mulaney) collection about love, heartbreak, and being alive — "this book is something new and wonderful" (George Saunders).You may "know" Jenny Slate from her new Netflix special, "Stage Fright," or as the…

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  • A Court of Frost and Starlight

    A Court of Frost and Starlight

    Maas, Sarah J.

    Narrated by Feyre and Rhysand, this bridges the events in A Court of Wings and Ruin and the upcoming novels in the series.

    Feyre, Rhys, and their close-knit circle of friends are still busy rebuilding the Night Court and the vastly-changed world beyond. But Winter Solstice is finally near,…

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  • Blood of Elves

    Blood of Elves

    Andrzej Sapkowski

    Soon to be a major Netflix original series!The Witcher, Geralt of Rivia, becomes the guardian of Ciri, surviving heiress of a bloody revolution and prophesied savior of the world, in the first novel of the NYT bestselling series that inspired the blockbuster video games. For over a century, humans, dwarves,…

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  • The Wolf of Oren-Yaro

    The Wolf of Oren-Yaro

    K. S. Villoso

    "They called me the Bitch Queen, the she-wolf, because I murdered a man and exiled my king the night before they crowned me."From "a powerful new voice in fantasy" (Kameron Hurley) comes the tale of a queen who must unite her divided land, even if she's hated by the very…

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  • Daughter from the Dark

    Daughter from the Dark

    Sergey and Marina Dyachenko

    In this extraordinary stand-alone novel, the authors and translator of Vita Nostra—a \"dark Harry Potter on steroids with a hefty dose of metaphysics\" (award-winning author Aliette de Bodard)—return with a story about creation, music, and companionship filled with their hallmark elements of subtle magic and fantasy.

    Late one night, fate brings…

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  • Highfire

    Highfire

    Colfer, Eoin

    From the New York Times bestselling author of the Artemis Fowl series comes a hilarious and high-octane adult novel about a vodka-drinking, Flashdance-loving dragon who lives an isolated life in the bayous of Louisiana—and the raucous adventures that ensue when he crosses paths with a fifteen-year-old troublemaker on the run from a crooked sheriff.

    In the days…

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  • The Light Years

    The Light Years

    R.W.W. Greene

    The captain of a family-owned starship arranges a marriage for her son in hopes of achieving faster-than-light travel and maybe, just maybe, marital bliss.Before Hisako Saski is even born, her parents make a deal on her behalf. In exchange for a first-class education and a boost out of poverty, Hisako…

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  • A Mixture of Mischief

    A Mixture of Mischief

    Anna Meriano

    Anna Meriano's unforgettable family of brujas returns for one more serving of amor, azúcar, and magia, in this breakout series that's been called "charming and delectably sweet." (Zoraida Córdova, award-winning author of the Brooklyn Brujas series)It's spring break in Rose Hill, Texas, but Leo Logroño has a lot of work…

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  • Falling Free

    Falling Free

    Lois McMaster Bujold

    When engineer Leo Graf arrives at a free fall station circling a mining planet to teach welding, he's in for his first shock: the genetically engineered inhabitants have an extra set of arms in place of legs. A second shock comes when the company that owns these four-armed "quaddies" decides…

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