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All fiction new titles

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Fan of crime, romance, sci-fi or other fiction genres? Look through our latest titles and discover a captivating story in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print, graphic novel or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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The escape room by Megan Goldin

The escape room

Megan Goldin

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"'Welcome to the escape room. Your goal is simple. Get out alive.' In the lucrative, high-pressure world of Wall Street finance, Vincent, Jules, Sylvie and Sam are the best of the best. Their team makes billion-dollar deals. They live lives of vanity...

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Final option by Clive Cussler

Final option

Clive Cussler

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"When the CIA realizes the identities of three American spies in Brazil have been compromised, they turn to Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon to rescue the agents. What seems a routine operation turns out to be a trap designed by Juan Cabrillo...

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Finding Lady Enderly by Joanna Davidson Politano

Finding Lady Enderly

Joanna Davidson Politano

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"Raina Bretton is a rag woman in London's east end when a handsome stranger appears in a dank alley and offers her a glittering smile and a chance for adventure. Rothburne Abbey has a unique position for her, one that will take her away from her hard...

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Fleishman is in trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner

Fleishman is in trouble

Taffy Brodesser-Akner

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"Dr. Toby Fleishman wakes up each morning surrounded by women. Self-actualized, independent women who know what they want - and what they want is Toby. This is the life that awaited him once he finally extracted himself from his nightmare of a marriage....

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The night fire by Michael Connelly

The night fire

Michael Connelly

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"Back when Harry Bosch was just a rookie homicide detective, he had an inspiring mentor who taught him to take the work personally and light the fire of relentlessness for every case. Now that mentor, J.J. Thompson, is dead, but after his funeral his...

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Nothing ventured by Jeffrey Archer

Nothing ventured

Jeffrey Archer

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"William Warwick has always wanted to be a detective, and decides, much to his father's dismay, that rather than become a lawyer like his father, Sir Julian Warwick QC, and his sister Grace, he will join London's Metropolitan Police Force. After grad...

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The long call by Ann Cleeves

The long call

Ann Cleeves

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"In North Devon, where the rivers Taw and Torridge converge and run into the sea, Detective Matthew Venn stands outside the church as his father's funeral takes place. The day Matthew turned his back on the strict evangelical community in which he grew...

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The never game by Jeffery Deaver

The never game

Jeffery Deaver

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"From the bestselling and award-winning master of suspense, the first novel in a thrilling new series, introducing Colter Shaw. "You have been abandoned." A young woman has gone missing in Silicon Valley and her father has hired Colter Shaw to find her....

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My sister, the serial killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

My sister, the serial killer

Oyinkan Braithwaite

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"Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you know. Three and they label you a serial killer." Korede...

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The flight of Cornelia Blackwood by Susan Elliot Wright

The flight of Cornelia Blackwood

Susan Elliot Wright

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"What has happened to Cornelia Blackwood? She has a loving marriage. But she has no friends. Everyone knows her name. But no one will speak to her now. Cornelia Blackwood has unravelled once before. Can she stop it from happening again? From a suprem...

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Secrets and seashells at Rainbow Bay by Ali McNamara

Secrets and seashells at Rainbow Bay

Ali McNamara

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"Amelia is a single mother, doing her very best to look after her young son, Charlie - but money is tight and times are tough. When she first hears that she is the last descendent of the Chesterford family and that she has inherited a Real-Life Castle...

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Schoolgirl missing by Sue Fortin

Schoolgirl missing

Sue Fortin

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"When fourteen-year-old Poppy vanishes on a family boating trip, suspicion soon turns close to home - to the two people who should do everything to keep her safe, her parents, Kit and Neve. Can they really be responsible for their little girl's disap...

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The smiling man by Joseph Knox

The smiling man

Joseph Knox

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"'I usually experienced the presence of a dead body as an absence, but in this case, it felt like a black hole opening up in front of me.' Disconnected from his history and careless of his future, Detective Aidan Waits has resigned himself to the night...

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Celestial bodies by Jokha Alharthi

Celestial bodies

Jokha Alharthi

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"Celestial Bodies is set in the village of al-Awafi in Oman, where we encounter three sisters: Mayya, who marries Abdallah after a heartbreak; Asma, who marries from a sense of duty; and Khawla who rejects all offers while waiting for her beloved, who...

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Dark pines by Will (Novelist) Dean

Dark pines

Will (Novelist) Dean

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"An isolated Swedish town. A deaf reporter terrified of nature. A dense spruce forest overdue for harvest. A pair of eyeless hunters found murdered in the woods. It's week one of the Swedish elk hunt, and the sound of gunfire is everywhere. When Tuva...

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The cuckoos of Batch Magna by Peter Maughan

The cuckoos of Batch Magna

Peter Maughan

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"When Sir Humphrey Strange, squire of Batch Magna, departs this world, his estate passes to distant relative Humph, a short-order cook from the Bronx. Humph is persuaded to make a killing by turning the sleepy backwater into a theme-park image of rur...

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Grave expectations by Heather Redmond

Grave expectations

Heather Redmond

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"London, June 1835: In the interest of being a good neighbor, Charles checks in on Miss Haverstock, the elderly spinster who resides in the flat above his. But as the young journalist and his fiance Kate ascend the stairs, they are assaulted by the.....

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Entertaining Mr Pepys by Deborah Swift

Entertaining Mr Pepys

Deborah Swift

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"London, 1666. Elizabeth 'Bird' Carpenter has a wonderful singing voice, and music is her passion. When her father persuades her to marry horse dealer Christopher Knepp, she suspects she is marrying beneath her station, but nothing prepares her for the...

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The girl from the corner shop by Alrene Hughes

The girl from the corner shop

Alrene Hughes

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"Widowed early in World War Two, heartbroken Helen Heaton is working in the family corner shop, trying to rebuild her shattered life. When the shop is robbed, she meets Matthew, a young police constable and he inspires her to join the Women's Auxiliary...

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The lost son by Prue Leith

The lost son

Prue Leith

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"As poverty-stricken newlyweds, Laura and Giovanni Angelotti were forced to put their first child - a boy - up for adoption. They have had other children since, and their first little Italian cafe has become a restaurant empire, but Laura is still haunted...

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The last concerto by Sara Alexander

The last concerto

Sara Alexander

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"Famed for its natural beauty and rich history, Sardinia in 1968 is notorious, too, for the bandits who kidnap wealthy landowners for ransom. Eleven-year-old Alba Fresu's brother, and her father, Bruno, are abducted by criminals who mistake Bruno for...

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A wedding at Mulberry Lane by Rosie Clarke

A wedding at Mulberry Lane

Rosie Clarke

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"Maureen Jackson knew life as a trainee nurse wouldn't be easy, but she didn't expect her hospital to be badly bombed on her first shift. Plus Maureen still has her family and friends in Mulberry Lane to keep her busy - she's needed as much there as she...

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The runaway family by Diney Costeloe

The runaway family

Diney Costeloe

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"Germany 1937: Fear and betrayal stalk the streets. People disappear. Persecution of the Jews has become a national pastime. When Ruth Friedman's husband is arrested by the SS, she is left to fend for herself and her four children. She alone stands as...

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Border war by Bradford Scott

Border war

Bradford Scott

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"The Rio Grande was streaked with blood when Walt Slade rode into the territory. El Paso, Juarez, Clint – all three towns were red-hot with killing, rustling, robbing and arson. Could Slade’s big Colts put an end to it before the powder keg blew up? ...

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Warner and Laura by Giles Tippette

Warner and Laura

Giles Tippette

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"Warner Grayson and his wife Laura are perfect partners in the horse business. But they’ve become sparring partners in their marriage. Warner’s stiff-necked pride over having a wife with a lot more money than he has turned their sparks of passion into...

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Dry range by Barry Cord

Dry range

Barry Cord

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"Bartlett Nunnally, better known as Bar None, was a soft-spoken, gentle-mannered hombre who looked like a tenderfoot, and therefore seemed to present no threat to the citizens of Twin Buttes, where he had come looking for his friend Ben Godfrey. But you...

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The silver flame by L. L. (Leonard London) Foreman

The silver flame

L. L. (Leonard London) Foreman

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"When Rogue Bishop and Michael McLean wandered into the deserted mining town in Arizona, they were looking for only one thing – silver. Rogue had rescued McLean in the desert; in gratitude, Mike had told Bishop about a cache of hidden coins in an old...

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The iron jehu by Ray Hogan

The iron jehu

Ray Hogan

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"Sam Remington stirred his gaze on the stagecoach being readied for the run south. For ten years he had been the 'jehu,' the driver between Apache Springs and Springville, but now he was making the trip for the last time, with a new driver at the helm...

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Smoke and ashes by Abir Mukherjee

Smoke and ashes

Abir Mukherjee

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"India, 1921. Haunted by his memories of the Great War, Captain Sam Wyndham is battling a serious addiction to opium that he must keep secret from his superiors in the Calcutta police force. When Sam is summoned to investigate a grisly murder, he is stunned...

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Magic gun by Max Brand

Magic gun

Max Brand

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"Hugh Collier in 'The Danger Lover' feels he is living an empty life as little more than a competent bank employee in the town of Stanton. He decides to leave behind a life that for him was a 'caricature and savage cartoon of the beautiful truth that...

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An Amish second Christmas

An Amish second Christmas

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"Their second chance: Amish nanny Hannah Eicher never thought she'd ever see Rob Prince again. There was no way a relationship between her and the handsome English fireman could overcome her family's objections -- and their personal differences. But when...

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Pink chimneys by Ardeana Hamlin Knowles

Pink chimneys

Ardeana Hamlin Knowles

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"Pink Chimneys is "a gentlemen's club, a place for men to conduct business and entertain their associates." Such is the delicate description of the classiest brothel in 19th-century Bangor, Maine. It is also the title of this enjoyable novel about th...

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The disappearance of Alastair Ainsworth by Leonard S. Goldberg

The disappearance of Alastair Ainsworth

Leonard S. Goldberg

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"Joanna and the Watsons receive an unexpected visitor to 221b Baker Street during a nocturnal storm. A rain-drenched Dr. Alexander Verner arrives with a most harrowing tale. Verner has just returned from an unsettling trip to see a patient who he believes...

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The other end of the line by Andrea Camilleri

The other end of the line

Andrea Camilleri

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"A wave of refugees has arrived on the Sicilian coast, and Inspector Montalbano and his team have been stationed at port, alongside countless volunteers, to receive and assist the newcomers. Meanwhile, Livia has promised their presence at a friend's ...

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Pride, prejudice, and other flavors by Sonali Dev

Pride, prejudice, and other flavors

Sonali Dev

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"Dr. Trisha Raje is San Francisco's most acclaimed neurosurgeon. But that's not enough for the Rajes, her influential immigrant family who achieved power by making its own non-negotiable rules: never trust an outsider, never do anything to jeopardize...

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The promise of us by Jamie Beck

The promise of us

Jamie Beck

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"Claire McKenna knows about loss. The bullet wound that ended her promising professional tennis career drove her to make a quiet life for herself working with fabric samples, chatting with her book group, and spending time with her parents in her sle...

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Here comes Santa paws by Laurien Berenson

Here comes Santa paws

Laurien Berenson

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"It's the most wonderful time of the year in Connecticut, but Melanie Travis finds surviving this December may take a real Christmas miracle when a yuletide murderer comes to town ... As Melanie attempts to deck the halls in a house overrun by pamper...

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Say you still love me by K. A. (Kathleen A.) Tucker

Say you still love me

K. A. (Kathleen A.) Tucker

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"Life is a mixed bag for Piper Calloway. On the one hand, she's a twenty-nine-year-old VP at her dad's multibillion-dollar real estate development firm, and living the high single life with her two best friends in a swanky downtown penthouse. On the ...

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She was like that by Kate Walbert

She was like that

Kate Walbert

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"In these twelve deft, acutely funny and often heartbreaking stories, Kate Walbert delves into the hearts and minds of women. Her characters are searchers, uneasy in one way or another. They yearn for connection. They question the definitions assigned...

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Cilka's journey by Heather (Screenwriter) Morris

Cilka's journey

Heather (Screenwriter) Morris

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"Her beauty saved her life and condemned her. Cilka is just sixteen years old when she is taken to Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, in 1942. The Commandant at Birkenau, Schwarzhuber, notices her long beautiful hair, and forces her separation from...

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All the water in the world by Karen Raney

All the water in the world

Karen Raney

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"Maddy is sixteen. She has loyal friends, a mother with whom she's unusually close, a father she's never met, devoted grandparents, and a crush on a boy named Jack. Maddy also has cancer. Deeply curious, wry, and vivacious, she's poised at the outset...

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Olive, again by Elizabeth Strout

Olive, again

Elizabeth Strout

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"Olive Kitteridge has returned, as indomitable as ever, this time as a person getting older, navigating her next decade as she comes to terms with the changes -- sometimes welcome, sometimes not -- in her own life. Here is Olive, strangely content in...

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Last summer by Kerry Lonsdale

Last summer

Kerry Lonsdale

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"Lifestyle journalist Ella Skye remembers every celebrity she interviewed, every politician she charmed between the sheets, and every socialite who eyed her with envy. The chance meeting with her husband, Damien; their rapid free fall into love; and ...

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Beneath the attic by V. C. (Virginia C.) Andrews

Beneath the attic

V. C. (Virginia C.) Andrews

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"Long before Garden of Shadows, the prequel to Flowers in the Attic, a young girl named Corrine Dixon met Garland Foxworth, and after a short, passionate rendezvous, the two shared a forbidden and complicated relationship. Now, in this evocative and ...

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Lethal agent by Kyle Mills

Lethal agent

Kyle Mills

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"A toxic presidential election is underway in an America already badly weakened by internal divisions. While politicians focus entirely on maintaining their own power and privilege, ISIS kidnaps a brilliant French microbiologist and forces him to beg...

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Dark ambitions by Irene Hannon

Dark ambitions

Irene Hannon

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"Former Army Night Stalker Rick Jordan usually has his camp for foster children to himself during the winter months. But someone has visited recently - leaving a trail of blood. One of the two clues left behind tips Rick off to the identity of his visitor,...

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A single light by Tosca Moon Lee

A single light

Tosca Moon Lee

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"Six months after vanishing into an underground silo with sixty others, Wynter and Chase emerge to find the area abandoned. There is no sign of Noah and the rest of the group that was supposed to greet them when they emerged - the same people Wynter ...

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Love covers by Julia David

Love covers

Julia David

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"The town of Greenlock has shunned Lauren, the daughter of the local mortician, who has begrudgingly taken over her father’s duties. Day after day the work creates loneliness in her tender heart that spurs despondence. Then a voice speaks from the mo...

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You belong with me by Tari Faris

You belong with me

Tari Faris

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"Small-town realtor Hannah Thornton has many talents--unfortunately, selling houses isn't one of them. When a developer sets his sights on the historic homes in Heritage, Hannah turns to her best friend Luke for help. Will Luke risk his future and confront...

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Unscripted by T. Davis Bunn

Unscripted

T. Davis Bunn

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"Young line producer Danny Byrd is well-known in Hollywood for being someone who gets things done on time and under budget. But when his reputation takes a beating after his partner - and former best friend - makes off with their investors' money, Danny...

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The words between us by Erin Bartels

The words between us

Erin Bartels

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"Robin Windsor has spent much of her life under an assumed name to avoid association with her infamous parents. She thought she'd finally found sanctuary running her used bookstore in quiet River City, Michigan. But when she receives an eerily familiar...

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Brimstone by Tobias Cole

Brimstone

Tobias Cole

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"The story of Andersonville prison camp was written in blood, with few left alive to tell it. Union Army sharpshooter Jed Wells was one of them, and he was sworn to share the tales of those who suffered and died beside him. It is a promise that has brought...

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Tangled roots by Marcia Dutton Talley

Tangled roots

Marcia Dutton Talley

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"Hannah Ives's sister, Georgina, has some surprising news. An ancestry DNA test taken as a joke has revealed she is part Native American, and Hannah's test has similar results. The link seems to come from their late mother. But how? As Hannah dives i...

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The ring by M. J. Trow

The ring

M. J. Trow

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"September, 1873. Private enquiry agents Matthew Grand and James Batchelor have been hired by timber merchant Selwyn Byng following the disappearance of his heiress wife. The only clue they have to go on is a badly spelled note demanding the princely...

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Traitor's codex by Jeri Westerson

Traitor's codex

Jeri Westerson

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"Crispin Guest, Tracker of London, is enjoying his ale in the Boar's Tusk tavern - until a stranger leaves a mysterious wrapped bundle on his table, telling him, "You'll know what to do." Inside is an ancient leather-bound book written in an unrecogn...

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Watchers of the dead by Simon Beaufort

Watchers of the dead

Simon Beaufort

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"December 1882. Attending the opening of the new Natural History Museum, Pall Mall Gazette reporter Alec Lonsdale and his colleague Hulda Friederichs are shocked to discover a body in the basement, hacked to death. Suspicion immediately falls on a trio...

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Boxing the octopus by Tim Maleeny

Boxing the octopus

Tim Maleeny

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"At the height of tourist season, an armored car drives off a crowded pier and sinks to the bottom of San Francisco Bay. By the time divers find the wreck, the cash is gone and the driver has vanished. The police are convinced it's an inside job, but...

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Cross my path by Clea Simon

Cross my path

Clea Simon

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"When an elderly woman seeks Care's help in finding out what happened to her brother, Care's feline companion Blackie senses he's met this woman before, some time before he became a cat. But who is she - and what is their connection? Then a body is d...

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Lost voyage by Pauline Rowson

Lost voyage

Pauline Rowson

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"Art Marvik, former Royal Marine Commando, now working as an undercover investigator for the UK's National Intelligence Marine Squad, is surprised to receive an unexpected summons to meet Helen Shannon, a woman he helped on his first mission. When a body...

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Death scene by Jane Adams

Death scene

Jane Adams

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"1928. A rising star of the silent screen, Cissie Rowe had a bright future ahead of her in the new talking pictures. Not any more. Cissie had died, tragically, many times on screen - but this time it's for real. When Cissie is found brutally murdered...

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Wheel of fire by Hilary Bonner

Wheel of fire

Hilary Bonner

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"A mysterious fire at a Somerset manor house leads to a complex and intriguing case for Bristol detective David Vogel. When Sir John Fairbrother, head of one of the world's biggest private banks, burns to death, along with his nurse, in a catastrophic...

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Comanche sunrise by Ethan J. Wolfe

Comanche sunrise

Ethan J. Wolfe

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"Two Hawks, a once proud Comanche warrior defeated in battle is now living a quiet life of desperation on the reservation at Fort Smith, Arkansas. Beneath his calm, collected demeanor beats the heart of a warrior and he dreams and longs for the days when...

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Their convenient Amish marriage by Cheryl Williford

Their convenient Amish marriage

Cheryl Williford

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"Marrying the woman he once deserted. The last thing widowed single mother Verity Schrock expects is to find her former sweetheart back in town, with a baby. Now the bishop and Leviticus Hilty's father are insisting they marry for their children's sake....

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There's a word for that by Sloane Tanen

There's a word for that

Sloane Tanen

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"Meet the Kesslers: Marty, retired LA producer, aging doper, 'Sisyphus of marriage', staring down the barrel of his possibly fourth wife-to-be; his daughter Justine, former child star and aspiring cartoonist who can't draw; and granddaughter Hailey, the...

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Merry and bright by Jill Shalvis

Merry and bright

Jill Shalvis

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"Finding Mr. Right: "Brilliant chemist Maggie Bell has a knack for choosing Mr. Wrong, and with yet another lonely Christmas looming, she decides it's time to alter the equation - and seek out someone who seems totally wrong for her. Eureka! Bah hand...

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The undertaker's assistant by Amanda Skenandore

The undertaker's assistant

Amanda Skenandore

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"Set during Reconstruction-era New Orleans, this new work from the acclaimed author of Between Earth and Sky is a powerful story of human resilience--and of the unlikely bonds that hold fast even in our darkest moments. "The dead can't hurt you--only...

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Renegade by Anna Schmidt

Renegade

Anna Schmidt

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"Lily Travis may be a Harvey Girl, but she's a rebel - and a romantic - at heart. Too bad her impulsive nature led her to marry a man who promised a life of ease and prosperity, only to disappear the very next day. She's kept her secret as best she can,...

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His frontier Christmas family by Regina Scott

His frontier Christmas family

Regina Scott

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"A family made at Christmas! After taking guardianship of his late friend's siblings and baby daughter, minister Levi Wallin hopes to atone for his troubled past on the gold fields. But it won't be easy to convince the children's wary elder sister to...

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The women of the copper country by Mary Doria Russell

The women of the copper country

Mary Doria Russell

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"In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that it was unfair. She's spent her whole life in the coal-mining town of Calumet, Michigan where men risk their lives for meager salaries--and had barely enough to...

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Gone too long by Lori Roy

Gone too long

Lori Roy

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"On the day a black truck rattles past her house and a Klan flyer lands in her front yard, 10-year-old Beth disappears from her Simmonsville, Georgia home. Armed with skills sharpened while caring for an alcoholic mother, she must battle to survive the...

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Christmas in Silver Springs by Brenda Novak

Christmas in Silver Springs

Brenda Novak

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"So much for forever. When Harper Devlin's rock-star husband ditches her on his way to the top, she takes her two daughters to her sister's place in Silver Springs for the holidays, hoping family can heal her broken heart. But comfort comes in unexpe...

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A snowy little Christmas

A snowy little Christmas

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"Starry night: As the host of a radio program for the lovelorn, Jessie Richmond is surprisingly lonely, especially with the holidays approaching. So she decides to make the trek to her uncle's bookstore in rural New York state and hold a speed dating...

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One summer in Paris by Sarah Morgan

One summer in Paris

Sarah Morgan

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"When Grace's husband announces he wants a divorce, she packs up her tattered heart and travels to Paris alone, determined to have the holiday of a lifetime. When she meets her rebellious teenage neighbor, Audrey, they forge an unlikely friendship. Grace...

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All he'll ever need by Loree Lough

All he'll ever need

Loree Lough

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"Among the New-new Order Amish of Oakland, Maryland, children bring precious hope, joy--and sometimes an unexpected second chance at love ... For Amish widower Philip Baker, providing for his family in the wake of his wife's death means back-breaking...

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The mistletoe matchmaker by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

The mistletoe matchmaker

Felicity Hayes-McCoy

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"A warm-hearted story about friends, secrets and holiday magic ...Twenty year old Cassie Fitzgerald, fresh off the plane from Toronto, is about to discover that there's more to Christmas than mistletoe and mince pies. Why has no one in her family ever...

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Rosary without beads by Diana Holguin-Balogh

Rosary without beads

Diana Holguin-Balogh

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"Rosary Without Beads is a back-hills narrative for the 1800's Lincoln County War. The novel reboots Billy the Kid's academic legend and gives voice to the silent story haunting the hills of New Mexico. Ambrosia Salazar, a sheepherder's daughter, bat...

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Contention and other frontier stories

Contention and other frontier stories

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"For twenty-four years, Five Star Publishing, an imprint of Gale/​Cengage, has offered readers the best in new voices, as well as many beloved authors, in the traditional Western and American frontier fiction genres. Contention and Other Frontier Sto...

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Silent knit, deadly knit by Peggy Ehrhart

Silent knit, deadly knit

Peggy Ehrhart

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"When murder silences the Christmas cheer in charming Arborville, New Jersey, Pamela and her Knit and Nibble pals must unravel the most bone-chilling mystery this side of the North Pole ... Pamela has been in merry spirits since her artsy daughter Pe...

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Sweet taste of revenge by Mary Ellis

Sweet taste of revenge

Mary Ellis

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"Private investigator Kate Weller must confront her troubled past and clear her brother's name in the second gripping Marked for Retribution mystery. When a wealthy socialite is found dead on her luxury yacht, her daughter Lainey hires Kate Weller to...

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The yellow lantern by Angie Dicken

The yellow lantern

Angie Dicken

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"In 1824, Josephine Clayton is considered dead by everyone in her Massachusetts village--especially the doctor she has assisted for several months. Yet, she is still very much alive. After the doctor's illegal dealing with his body snatcher to obtain...

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High-risk reunion by Margaret Daley

High-risk reunion

Margaret Daley

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"When district attorney Tory Carson returns home after a long day in court prosecuting a gang leader, she finds her house trashed. Concerned that the vandalism is connected to the trial, the local police chief calls the Texas Rangers, and her former love...

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Until the mountains fall by Connilyn Cossette

Until the mountains fall

Connilyn Cossette

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"Recently widowed, Rivkah refuses to submit to the Torah law compelling her to marry her husband's brother and instead flees Kedesh, hoping to use her talents as a scribe to support herself. Without the protections of her father, Kedesh's head priest,...

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The heart keeper by Alex Dahl

The heart keeper

Alex Dahl

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"It's been twelve months since Alison Miller's world fell apart when her six-year-old daughter, Amalie, drowned. Twelve months of sympathy cards, grief counselling and gritting her teeth, but it's still only the vodka and pills that seem to work. Alison...

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The substitution order by Martin Clark

The substitution order

Martin Clark

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"Kevin Moore, once a high-flying Virginia attorney, hits rock bottom after an inexplicably tumultuous summer leaves him disbarred and separated from his wife. Short on cash and looking for work, he lands in the middle of nowhere with a job at SUBstitution,...

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The bake shop by Amy Clipston

The bake shop

Amy Clipston

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"Christiana Kurtz loves to bake, but when her bake stand becomes too busy, her mother encourages her to move her business to the local market. Her new bake shop becomes so inundated with customers that the line blocks the leather and woodcraft shop next...

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The spice king by Elizabeth Camden

The spice king

Elizabeth Camden

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"1900. Gray Delacroix has dedicated his life to building a successful global spice empire, but it has come at a cost. Tasked with gaining access to the private Delacroix plant collection, Smithsonian botanist Annabelle Larkin unwittingly steps into a...

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Love at Pebble Creek by Lisa Jones Baker

Love at Pebble Creek

Lisa Jones Baker

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"Anna King has a talent - and a secret. Like the birth mother she never knew, Anna is gifted at sketching and longs to study and teach art one day. Unbeknownst to her beloved adoptive family, she's even entered a contest to win a full scholarship to ...

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A Roman rhapsody by Sara Alexander

A Roman rhapsody

Sara Alexander

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"Famed for its natural beauty and rich history, Sardinia in 1968 is notorious, too, for the bandits who kidnap wealthy landowners for ransom. Eleven-year-old Alba Fresu's brother, and her father, Bruno, are abducted by criminals who mistake Bruno for...

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The second sleep by Robert Harris

The second sleep

Robert Harris

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"1468. A young priest, Christopher Fairfax, arrives in a remote Exmoor village to conduct the funeral of his predecessor. The land around is strewn with ancient artifacts - coins, fragments of glass, human bones - which the old parson used to collect....

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The starless sea by Erin Morgenstern

The starless sea

Erin Morgenstern

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"Zachary Ezra Rawlins is a graduate student in Vermont when he discovers a mysterious book hidden in the stacks. As he turns the pages, entranced by tales of lovelorn prisoners, key collectors, and nameless acolytes, he reads something strange: a story...

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Spy by Danielle Steel

Spy

Danielle Steel

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"At eighteen, Alexandra Wickham is presented to King George V and Queen Mary in an exquisite white lace and satin dress her mother has ordered from Paris. With her delicate blond looks, she is a stunning beauty who seems destined for a privileged life....

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Twisted twenty-six by Janet Evanovich

Twisted twenty-six

Janet Evanovich

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"Grandma Mazur is a widow ... again. This time her marriage lasted a whole 45 minutes. The unlucky groom was one Jimmy Rosolli, local gangster, lothario (senior division) and heart attack waiting to happen ... well, the waiting's over. It's a sad day,...

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Under occupation by Alan Furst

Under occupation

Alan Furst

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"Occupied Paris in 1942, a dark, treacherous city now ruled by the German security services, where French resistance networks are working secretly to defeat Hitler. Just before he dies, a man being chased by the Gestapo hands off to Paul Ricard a str...

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Tom Clancy by Marc Cameron

Tom Clancy

Marc Cameron

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"Father Pat West, S.J., was a buddy of the young Jack Ryan when they were both undergraduates at Loyola University. Father West left a comfortable job in the philosophy department at Georgetown to work with the poor in Indonesia. Now he's been arrested...

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Molten mud murder by Sara E. Johnson

Molten mud murder

Sara E. Johnson

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"American odontologist Alexa Glock is in Rotorua, a tourist destination on New Zealand's North Island akin to Yellowstone National Park. Much around Rotorua is sacred to the Maori. Alexa has come for a funeral but while visiting Waiariki Thermal Land...

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The confession club by Elizabeth Berg

The confession club

Elizabeth Berg

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"It all started as a supper club, a group gathering monthly to share homemade dinners, until the night one woman made a startling revelation. After that, the "Confession Club" decided to meet weekly to feast not only on dinner, but on admissions of m...

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Needled to death by Annelise Ryan

Needled to death

Annelise Ryan

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"As a colleague of deputy coroner Mattie Winston, social worker Clothilde Hildy Schneider is no stranger to unsolved murders at Sorenson General Hospital. Except this time, it's up to her to crack the case ... Motivated by her own difficult past, Hildy...

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Leave it to cleaver by Victoria Hamilton

Leave it to cleaver

Victoria Hamilton

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"Vintage cookware and cookbook collector Jaymie Leighton has agreed to help her sister clear out the house of a deceased older neighbor, and she's thrilled at the prospect of discovering antique kitchenware and other treasures-until she opens a vintage...

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Crewel and unusual by Molly MacRae

Crewel and unusual

Molly MacRae

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"Yarn shop owner Kath Rutledge is looking forward to the grand opening of the Blue Plum Vault, a co-op of small shops on Main Street. But in the week before the grand opening, Kath and her needlework group, TGIF (Thank Goodness It's Fiber), hear rumors...

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Wyoming heart by Diana Palmer

Wyoming heart

Diana Palmer

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"Cort Grier is no ordinary rancher. Despite his vast wealth, he still works the land with his own bare hands, unlike his troublesome new neighbor, Mina Michaels. Fiery, beautiful Mina infuriates and entrances Cort, awakening feelings he'd thought long...

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