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When will there be good news? by Kate Atkinson

When will there be good news?

Kate Atkinson

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"In rural Devon, six-year-old Joanna Mason witnesses an appalling crime. Thirty years later the man convicted of the crime is released from prison. In Edinburgh, sixteen-year-old Reggie works as a nanny for a GP. But Dr Hunter has gone missing and Reggie...

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Force of nature by Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

Force of nature

Jane (Jane Elizabeth) Harper

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"Five women reluctantly pick up their backpacks and start walking along the muddy track. Only four come out the other side. The hike through the rugged Giralang Ranges is meant to take the office colleagues out of their air-conditioned comfort zone and...

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I've got my eyes on you by Mary Higgins Clark

I've got my eyes on you

Mary Higgins Clark

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"After throwing a party when her parents were away, 18-year-old Kerry Dowling is discovered lifeless at the bottom of the family pool. The police immediately question Kerry's boyfriend, who - despite proclaiming his love for her - was seen arguing with...

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The matriarch by Susan Page

The matriarch

Susan Page

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"A vivid biography of former First Lady Barbara Bush, one of the most influential and under-appreciated women in American political history. Barbara Pierce Bush was one of the country's most popular and powerful figures, yet her full story has never been...

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Saving Meghan by Daniel Palmer

Saving Meghan

Daniel Palmer

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"Some would say Becky Gerard is a devoted mother and would do anything for her only child. Others, including her husband, Carl, claim she's obsessed and can't stop the vicious circle of finding a cure at her daughter's expense. Fifteen-year-old Meghan...

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Die, die birdie by J. R. Ripley

Die, die birdie

J. R. Ripley

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"For Amy Simms, hatching a birding shop in her hometown of Ruby Lake, North Carolina, hasn't exactly been a breeze. But could a deadly discovery clip her wings for good? It's just days before Amy plans to open Birds & Bees on the first floor of her c...

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Rooted in deceit by Wendy Tyson

Rooted in deceit

Wendy Tyson

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"It's summertime in Winsome. Washington Acres is abloom, Megan is preparing for the grand opening of their wood-fired pizza farm, and things with Megan's beau, handsome Dr. Finn, are getting as hot as the August temperatures. But when Megan's ne'er-d...

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Hooks can be deceiving by Betty Hechtman

Hooks can be deceiving

Betty Hechtman

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"Molly Pink's excitement level is off the hook: The Craftee Channel's new cable talk show "Creating with Crochet" has scheduled an upcoming taping at the bookstore. While she's there, TV host Rory Graham is to work with the Tarzana Hookers on a Make and...

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The lost traveller by Sheila Connolly

The lost traveller

Sheila Connolly

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"Boston expat Maura Donovan came to Ireland to honor her grandmother's last wish, but she never expected to stay in provincial County Cork - much less to inherit a house and a pub, Sullivan's, in the small village of Leap. After a yearlong struggle to...

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The unwinding of the miracle by Julie Yip-Williams

The unwinding of the miracle

Julie Yip-Williams

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"Born blind in Vietnam, Julie Yip-Williams narrowly escaped euthanasia at the hands of her grandmother, only to have to flee the political upheaval of the late 1970s with her family. Loaded into a rickety boat with three hundred other refugees, Julie...

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The curse of Misty Wayfair by Jaime Jo Wright

The curse of Misty Wayfair

Jaime Jo Wright

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"Left at an orphanage as a child, Thea Reed vowed to find her mother someday. Now grown, her search takes her to turn-of-the-century Pleasant Valley, Wisconsin. When the clues she finds lead her to a mental asylum, Thea uses her experience as a postm...

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American histories by John Edgar Wideman

American histories

John Edgar Wideman

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"In this singular collection, John Edgar Wideman, the acclaimed author of Writing to Save a Life, blends the personal, historical, and political to invent complex, charged stories about love, death, struggle, and what we owe each other. With characters...

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Ranger McIntyre by James C. Work

Ranger McIntyre

James C. Work

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"The body they found floating face-down in the river was wearing only underpants. If it's a fishing accident then is it a photography accident when a second corpse is discovered at a remote lake and is wearing nothing but her underwear? Ranger McIntyre's...

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Accessory to war by Neil deGrasse Tyson

Accessory to war

Neil deGrasse Tyson

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"Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer-researcher Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war. "The overlap is strong, and the knowledge flows in both directions," say the authors, beca...

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Good and mad by Rebecca Traister

Good and mad

Rebecca Traister

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"In the year 2018, it seems as if women's anger has suddenly erupted into the public conversation. But long before Pantsuit Nation, before the Women's March, and before the #MeToo movement, women's anger was not only politically catalytic but politic...

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Thunder in the mountains by Daniel J. Sharfstein

Thunder in the mountains

Daniel J. Sharfstein

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"In 1865 Union Army General Oliver Otis Howard took charge of the Freedmen's Bureau, tasked with helping millions of former slaves become free and equal citizens. He was so committed to civil rights that Howard University was named for him. But when....

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The drowning by J. P. Smith

The drowning

J. P. Smith

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"Every seven years, a boy disappears from Camp Waukeelo. Who will be next? It doesn't take long for a little boy to disappear. Joey Proctor can't swim, but that doesn't stop camp counselor Alex Mason from leaving him out on a raft in the middle of the...

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Miles from where we started by Cynthia Ruchti

Miles from where we started

Cynthia Ruchti

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"Weeks away from their one-year anniversary, Mallory and Connor Duncan can't even agree on how to end their marriage. But when a last-minute crisis lands them on a three-thousand-mile road trip together, Mallory wonders if their story may not be over...

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The wrong highlander by Lynsay Sands

The wrong highlander

Lynsay Sands

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"After Lady Evina Maclean, desperate to help her ailing father, kidnaps the man she thinks is Rory Buchanan, a renowned healer, she discovers that he's actually his brother. Luckily, he's learned enough from his brother to heal Evina's father, but there...

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Outer order, inner calm by Gretchen Rubin

Outer order, inner calm

Gretchen Rubin

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"With clarity and humor, bestselling author of The Four Tendencies and The Happiness Project Gretchen Rubin illuminates one of her key realizations about happiness: For most of us, outer order contributes to inner calm. And for most of us, a rigid,.....

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Lone rider by Lindsay McKenna

Lone rider

Lindsay McKenna

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"As a combat photographer in Afghanistan, Tara Dalton saw things she won’t ever forget, as much as she would like to. And two years after returning Stateside, she can’t fight her way past the PTSD that’s haunted her ever since. Desperate to make a change,...

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Hot rain by Kat Martin

Hot rain

Kat Martin

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"Allie Parker knows her best friend's death was no accident, and her quest to find the truth soon puts her in the wrong place -- at the worst possible time. An unwilling passenger on a boat carrying deadly cargo and dangerous men, her only ally is my...

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Meow mayhem by Lisa J. Lickel

Meow mayhem

Lisa J. Lickel

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"When Ivy Amanda McTeague Preston, along with her cat named Memnet, takes a mysterious message while the mayor is away on business, only her criminology professor mom and fellow cat owner Adam Thompson believe there's something rotten in Apple...

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Forever and forever by Josi S. Kilpack

Forever and forever

Josi S. Kilpack

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"It's 1836, and nineteen-year-old Fanny Appleton, a privileged daughter of a wealthy, upper-class Boston industrialist, is touring Europe with her family. Like many girls of her day, she enjoys the fine clothes, food, and company of the elite social ...

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A return of devotion by Kristi Ann Hunter

A return of devotion

Kristi Ann Hunter

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"Daphne Blakemoor was perfectly happy living in her own secluded world for twelve years. She had everything she needed--loved ones, a true home, and time to indulge her imagination. But when ownership of the estate where she works as a housekeeper passes...

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The mother-in-law by Sally Hepworth

The mother-in-law

Sally Hepworth

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"Someone once told me that you have two families in your life - the one you are born into and the one you choose. Yes, you may get to choose your partner, but you don't choose your mother-in-law. The cackling mercenaries of fate determine it all. From...

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The bookshop of the broken hearted by Robert Hillman

The bookshop of the broken hearted

Robert Hillman

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"Can one unlikely bookshop heal two broken souls? It is 1968 in rural Australia and lonely Tom Hope can't make heads or tails of Hannah Babel. Newly arrived from Hungary, Hannah is unlike anyone he's ever met - she's passionate, brilliant, and fierce...

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Ladies of intrigue by Michelle Griep

Ladies of intrigue

Michelle Griep

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"Michelle Griep pens the stories of three nineteenth-century ladies of intrigue who seek true love in the midst of secrets and seemingly impossible circumstances. The Gentleman Smuggler's Lady: Cornish Coast, 1815. When a prim and proper governess returns...

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The parting glass by Gina Marie Guadagnino

The parting glass

Gina Marie Guadagnino

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"By day, Mary Ballard is lady's maid to Charlotte Walden, wealthy and accomplished belle of New York City high society. Mary loves Charlotte with an obsessive passion that goes beyond a servant's devotion, but Charlotte would never trust Mary again if...

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Cozy by Isabel Gillies

Cozy

Isabel Gillies

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"New York Times bestselling author Isabel Gillies picks up where our cultural fascination with hygge leaves off in this fresh and inspiring look on the subtle art of cozy: Part manifesto, part lifestyle guide, part memoir, Cozy shows readers that true...

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How to be a patient by Sana Goldberg

How to be a patient

Sana Goldberg

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Going to the doctor can be uncomfortable, nerve wracking, expensive. When it's an emergency, how do you choose between the ER, Urgent Care, or waiting-until-Monday? And for everything in between, how do you get an accurate diagnosis and timely treatment...

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Behold a fair woman by Francis Duncan

Behold a fair woman

Francis Duncan

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"Mordecai Tremaine's hobby of choice - crime detection - has left him in need of a holiday. A break away from that gruesome business of murder will be just the ticket, and the picturesque island of Moulin d'Or seems to be just the destination. Amid t...

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A desperate hope by Elizabeth Camden

A desperate hope

Elizabeth Camden

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"Eloise Drake's prim demeanour hides the turbulent past she's finally put behind her--or so she thinks. A mathematical genius, she's now a successful accountant for the largest engineering project in 1908 New York. But to her dismay, her new position...

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The lady travelers guide to deception with an unlikely Earl by Victoria Alexander

The lady travelers guide to deception with an unlikely Earl

Victoria Alexander

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"Harry Armstrong has spent years in Egypt, recovering relics and disregarding rules. Now he's back in England with a new title and a new purpose: penning his exploits. But his efforts are overshadowed by London's favorite writer about Egypt - a woman...

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All the lives we never lived by Anuradha Roy

All the lives we never lived

Anuradha Roy

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"In my childhood, I was known as the boy whose mother had run off with an Englishman. So begins the story of Myshkin and his mother Gayatri, its rebellious, alluring artist-heroine who is driven to abandon home and marriage and follow her primal instinct...

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That Churchill woman by Stephanie Barron

That Churchill woman

Stephanie Barron

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"The Paris Wife meets PBS's Victoria in this enthralling novel of the life and loves of one of history's most remarkable women: Winston Churchill's scandalous American mother, Jennie Jerome. Wealthy, privileged, and fiercely independent New Yorker Je...

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Dark sacred night by Michael Connelly

Dark sacred night

Michael Connelly

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"Detective Renee Ballard is working the graveyard shift again, and returns to Hollywood Station in the early hours only to find that an older man has snuck in and is rifling through old file cabinets. The intruder is none other than legendary LAPD de...

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The reckoning by John Grisham

The reckoning

John Grisham

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"Pete Banning was Clanton's favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and a faithful member of the Methodist church. Then one cool October morning in 1946. he rose early, drove into town, walked...

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Elsewhere by Ken McCoy

Elsewhere

Ken McCoy

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Eleven-year-old Billy Clegg and his big sister Peggy disappear from their home in Leeds after a suspicious fire in a local mill. The owner says the children caused it by lighting fireworks on Mischief Night. Their widowed mother Betty, badly injured in...

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The summer maiden by Dilly Court

The summer maiden

Dilly Court

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Wapping, London, 1873. When Carrie Manning's father dies unexpectedly, her family is plunged into mourning. The curtains are drawn, the clocks stopped and with an increasing feeling of dread, Carrie learns that the family's fortunes have floundered. A...

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The child left behind by Gracie Hart

The child left behind

Gracie Hart

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Victoria Wild is only four years old but already knows about heartbreak, having been abandoned by her unwed mother when she was only a baby. Luckily her Aunt Eliza was there to take her in but times are still hard on Pit Lane and while Eliza does her...

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Blackpool lass by Maggie Mason

Blackpool lass

Maggie Mason

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A gritty, emotional tale of 1930s Blackpool from bestselling saga author Mary Wood, writing as Maggie Mason. Blackpool, 1932. When Grace's Ma passes away and her Da's ship sinks with all hands, Grace is utterly alone in the world. She's sent to an orphanage...

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The Greek's forbidden innocent by Annie (Romantic fiction writer) author. West

The Greek's forbidden innocent

Annie (Romantic fiction writer) author....

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The Greek's virgin bride... is hiding her royal identity!While helping her friend escape an arranged marriage dutiful Princess Mina finds herself captive on enigmatic Alexei Katsaros's luxurious private island! Mina must convince Alexei that she's his...

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The princess's New Year wedding by Rebecca Winters

The princess's New Year wedding

Rebecca Winters

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Can a convenient marriage... Lead to a happy-ever-after? In this The Princess Brides story, Princess Lanza is determined to do her duty - even if it means marrying a virtual stranger! She knows dashing Prince Stefano is honouring his late brother's promise...

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The Spaniard's stolen bride by Maisey Yates

The Spaniard's stolen bride

Maisey Yates

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Stolen for the Spaniard's inheritance... Will her innocence be his undoing? To notoriously ruthless Diego Navarro, kidnapping and marrying his brother's shy fiancee seems a perfectly sensible way to secure his inheritance! Yet when Liliana Hart willingly...

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Spring comes to Emmerdale by Pamela Bell

Spring comes to Emmerdale

Pamela Bell

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Based on the hugely popular soap opera, this saga explores the lives of Emmerdale's much-loved families during the Great War and beyond. Can the nation's favourite village keep calm and carry on? World War I rages on and the families of Emmerdale are...

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Switched at birth by Christine Rimmer

Switched at birth

Christine Rimmer

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Ever since Madison Delaney learned she was switched at birth, her life has been in a tailspin. The Hollywood actress arrives in Valentine Bay hesitant to reveal herself to her new family, but she quickly encounters Sten Larson living next door. The.....

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A fortunate arrangement by Nancy Robards Thompson

A fortunate arrangement

Nancy Robards Thompson

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Landing a job as Austin Fortune's assistant was a dream come true for Felicity Schafer - until she made the mistake of falling for her boss! But the brooding executive was nursing wounds from a nasty divorce, so she kept her distance. Now, after five...

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To win a wallflower by Liz Tyner

To win a wallflower

Liz Tyner

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Viscount's son Barrett prefers building his empire to securing a bride - and a wager to spend a week in sheltered Annie Carson's family home won't change that! But Barrett doesn't expect Annie to be so captivating, and when she runs away to find her ...

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The army doc's Christmas angel by Annie (Romance fiction writer) author. O'Neil

The army doc's Christmas angel

Annie (Romance fiction writer) author....

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Dr Finn Morgan keeps himself fiercely private - after losing his leg in Afghanistan he's pushed everyone away. So his unexpected attraction to colleague physiotherapist Naomi Collins infuriates him! But something in her stunning eyes tells him she's a...

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The prince's scandalous wedding vow by Jane Porter

The prince's scandalous wedding vow

Jane Porter

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When sweet scientist Josephine rescues a drowning stranger she's captivated by his devastating good looks and charm. Alexander doesn't remember who he is, but the desire in his eyes sweeps innocent Josephine into an intensely passionate journey... Until...

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Second chance with the single dad by Kandy Shepherd

Second chance with the single dad

Kandy Shepherd

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From long-lost friends... To new-found family? Georgia and Wil were best friends until he married and disappeared from her life. Now he's back, asking Georgia to forget the past and help him secure his future - with the daughter he never knew he had!...

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The Sicilian's bought Cinderella by Michelle Smart

The Sicilian's bought Cinderella

Michelle Smart

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Posing as commanding billionaire Dante Moncada's fiancee at a glamorous society wedding is a far cry from Aislin O'Reilly's modest life, but she'll do anything to secure money for her sick nephew. Her deal with Dante is strictly business - the gorgeo...

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Incriminating evidence by Amanda (Novelist) author. Stevens

Incriminating evidence

Amanda (Novelist) author. Stevens

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Renowned anthropologist Catherine March fears she's the biological daughter of a convicted serial killer. Tormented for years by nightmares and vague memories, she'd make a deal with the devil to investigate her mysterious adoption. Nick LaSalle eagerly...

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ER doc's forever gift by Sue (Susan) author. MacKay

ER doc's forever gift

Sue (Susan) author. MacKay

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All she wants for Christmas... Could be right next door! Sienna Burch finally has the stability she's longed for and a home to call her own. And, as tempting as her new neighbour sexy ER doc Harry Frost is, Sienna knows he's bad news! Harry never sta...

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Courting the forbidden debutante by Laura (Laura Leanne) author. Martin

Courting the forbidden debutante

Laura (Laura Leanne) author. Martin

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When Sam Robertson returns to London after making his fortune in Australia he has one mission - revenge upon the Earl who had him wrongly convicted and sent away years before. But when he meets Lady Georgina, the Earl's daughter, Sam's plan is thrown...

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The Venetian one-night baby by Melanie Milburne

The Venetian one-night baby

Melanie Milburne

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A hotel booking mix-up in Venice means wedding dress designer Sabrina Midhurst must share a room with her nemesis: wealthy, brooding businessman Max Firbank. It's infuriating - until an unexpected night of passion awakens a need Sabrina didn't even know...

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The Greek claims his shock heir by Lynne Graham

The Greek claims his shock heir

Lynne Graham

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Learning of tycoon Eros Nevrakis's betrayal, personal chef Winnie Mardas walks out of his life, determined never to look back - or reveal the child she's carrying... A year later she's shocked when Eros arrives to legitimise his heir! Swept away to his...

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Christmas with her bodyguard by Charlotte Hawkes

Christmas with her bodyguard

Charlotte Hawkes

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Obstetrician Rae Rawlstone has worked hard to distance herself from her fame-seeking family and her scandalous past. Only now her past is catching up with her. Because she's spending Christmas under the protection of ex-army surgeon and first love Major...

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Desperate measures by Carla Cassidy

Desperate measures

Carla Cassidy

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Jake Lamont needs evidence to finally catch his twin sister's killer, and blog reporter Monica Wright is the only person who can help him. Monica's motive for justice may be different than Jake's, but they both want the serial killer off the streets....

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Marriage at any price by Lauren Canan

Marriage at any price

Lauren Canan

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She lost her ranch to the Masters men, so why is Ally Kincaid now offering herself as Seth Masters's in-name-only bride? Because she'll get her land back, while Seth will get his share of the family fortune. Easy enough. But once they share a marriage...

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That night in Texas by Joss Wood

That night in Texas

Joss Wood

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Nearly dying in the aftermath of a storm is shock enough for Vivi Donner. Waking to find her sexy one-night stand - and the father of her secret child - standing by her hospital bed? Heart-stopping. Now Camden McNeal is determined to know his daughter...

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The viscount's veiled lady by Jenni Fletcher

The viscount's veiled lady

Jenni Fletcher

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When Frances Webster meets brooding Arthur Amberton on Whitby shore he's a different man from the dashing young gentleman she once carried a flame for. But life has changed her too. After a tragic accident left her scarred, physically and emotionally,...

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Demanding his secret son by Louise (Romance author) author. Fuller

Demanding his secret son

Louise (Romance author) author. Ful...

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By the time Theodora realised she was pregnant, her turbulent marriage to Greek hotel magnate Aristotle Leonidas was over. Since then she's zealously guarded her secret... Until Aristotle discovers his heir and demands Teddie marry him - again! But, even...

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Hired by the mysterious millionaire by Ally Blake

Hired by the mysterious millionaire

Ally Blake

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Every day IT expert Evie rides the commuter train and fantasises about the handsome guy sitting opposite. But her daydreams clash with reality when she gets a new job... and finds he's her boss! Guarded Frenchman Armand Debussey couldn't be more different...

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A duke in need of a wife by Annie Burrows

A duke in need of a wife

Annie Burrows

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Oliver, Duke of Theakstone, needs a duchess - but who will accept his secret illegitimate child? He invites several eligible ladies to his estate to assess their suitability, including infuriating beauty Miss Sofia Underwood. Oliver is a master of co...

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Surprise baby for the heir by Ellie Darkins

Surprise baby for the heir

Ellie Darkins

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One night with a gorgeous stranger is the perfect distraction for Elspeth from the happy-ever-after that will never be hers. The trainee doctor and carer has no room in her life for romance - until a surprise pregnancy catapults her back into Fraser's...

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His three-day duchess by Laurie (Romance fiction writer) author. Benson

His three-day duchess

Laurie (Romance fiction writer) author....

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The Duchess of Skeffington has retreated to the estate that was her refuge during her cruel marriage. She's shocked to come face to face with a distant heir, now the new Duke, adventurous Simon Alexander. When Elizabeth is robbed it's up to them both...

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Their Christmas to remember by Amalie Berlin

Their Christmas to remember

Amalie Berlin

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Dr Angel Conley will do anything to bring the joy of Christmas to her young patients - only she doesn't count on gorgeous Scottish surgeon Wolfe McKeag being her reluctant partner in crime! They've both spent their lives running from relationships, but...

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Healed under the mistletoe by Amalie Berlin

Healed under the mistletoe

Amalie Berlin

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A precious gift... to mend his scarred heart. In this Scottish Docs in New York story, when Dr Lyons McKeag finds an anonymous gift in his locker he's furious! But nurse Belle Sabetta isn't fooled by his brooding, Scrooge-like exterior... Her own exp...

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Cottage by the sea by Debbie Macomber

Cottage by the sea

Debbie Macomber

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Rocked by tragedy, Annie Marlow returns to the one place she knows she can heal: the cottage by the sea where she spent many happy childhood holidays with her family. There, Annie meets Keaton, a local painter with a big heart; Mellie, the reclusive ...

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Normal people by Sally Rooney

Normal people

Sally Rooney

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Teenagers Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He's popular and well-adjusted, star of the school football team, while she is lonely, proud and intensely private. But when Connell comes to pick his mother up from her job at Marianne's...

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My absolute darling by Gabriel Tallent

My absolute darling

Gabriel Tallent

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At fourteen, Turtle Alveston knows the use of every gun on her wall; that chaos is coming, and only the strong will survive it; that her daddy, Martin, loves her more than anything else in this world. But chinks begin to appear in Turtle's armor as she...

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The billionaire's Christmas wish by Tina Beckett

The billionaire's Christmas wish

Tina Beckett

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...Since losing his wife Theo Hawkwood hasn't enjoyed Christmas - and now his daughter Ivy is ill he has even less reason to celebrate. Unless visiting diagnostician Madison Archer can perform a miracle? While Madison works to find a cure Theo fights...

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Rosie by Rose Tremain

Rosie

Rose Tremain

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Growing up in post-war London, Rosie and her sister Jo spend their days longing for their grandparents' farm, buried deep in the Hampshire countryside - a green paradise of feasts and freedom where they can roam and dream. But when Rosie is ten years...

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The life and times of a very British man by Kamal Ahmed

The life and times of a very British man

Kamal Ahmed

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Kamal Ahmed's childhood was very "British" in every way - except for the fact that he was brown. Half English, half Sudanese, he was raised in 1970s London at a time when being mixed-race meant being told to go home, even when you were born just down...

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Auntie Poldi and the fruits of the lord by Mario Giordano

Auntie Poldi and the fruits of the lord

Mario Giordano

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Thirst and murder - in other words, my Auntie Poldi's two pet hates. They upset her inner equilibrium even more than the sight of a handsome, immaculately turned-out Sicilian traffic cop. Still relishing the notoriety from her spectacular resolution of...

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The dangers of family secrets by Debby Holt

The dangers of family secrets

Debby Holt

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Family secrets are like moths in cashmere. They dig themselves in and eat their way out... Genealogist Freya Cameron has the perfect life. A devoted husband of nearly thirty years and career-driven, successful twin daughters. But what if it's all a lie?...

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The book of love by Fionnuala Kearney

The book of love

Fionnuala Kearney

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The book seems to beckon to me... I find myself fanning our handwritten pages. The smell of Erin, a vague whiff of her peony scent. I raise them to my face and inhale deeply before opening it on her last entry. From the moment they met, Erin and Dom loved...

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The story keeper by Anna Mazzola

The story keeper

Anna Mazzola

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1857: Audrey Hart is on the Isle of Skye to collect the folk and fairy tales of the local communities. But the Highland Clearances have left devastation and poverty, and a community riven by fear; and the crofters are suspicious and hostile to a stra...

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In a house of lies by Ian Rankin

In a house of lies

Ian Rankin

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A missing private investigator is found, locked in a car hidden deep in the woods. Worse still - both for his family and the police - is that his body was in an area that had already been searched. Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarkeis part of a new i...

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Paris echo by Sebastian Faulks

Paris echo

Sebastian Faulks

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American postdoctoral researcher Hannah and runaway Moroccan teenager Tariq have little in common, yet both are susceptible to the daylight ghosts of Paris. Hannah listens to the extraordinary witness of women who were present under the German Occupation;...

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The winter that made us by Kate (Fiction writer) author. Field

The winter that made us

Kate (Fiction writer) author. Field

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When Tess finds herself unexpectedly alone and back in Ribblemill, the childhood village she thought she'd escaped, she's sure she can survive a temporary stay. Determined to throw herself into village life, Tess starts a choir and gathers a team of ...

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House of glass by Susan Fletcher

House of glass

Susan Fletcher

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June, 1914: Clara Waterfield is summoned to a large stone house in Gloucestershire, to fill a greenhouse with exotic plants from Kew Gardens and create a private paradise. Yet on arrival, Clara hears rumours: something is wrong with quiet wisteria-co...

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The truth waits by Susanna Beard

The truth waits

Susanna Beard

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Anna has everything worked out - a successful company, the comforts she needs, and no ties. But it all changes when her return flight to the UK from a holiday in Lithuania is cancelled, and she passes the time on a deserted beach - where she discovers...

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You let me in by Lucy Clarke

You let me in

Lucy Clarke

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Elle Fielding has taken the literary world by storm, with her first book hitting the bestsellers lists and making big money. But now she's under pressure from her publisher to produce a follow-up that's just as compelling. Having spent a chunk of her...

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Open your eyes by Paula Daly

Open your eyes

Paula Daly

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With six unpublished novels, it feels to Jane like her writing career is going nowhere. Her husband Leon, on the other hand, is a successful author. Jane is happy for him, but it doesn't make the constant rejections any easier. She prefers to focus on...

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Where to find me by Alba Arikha

Where to find me

Alba Arikha

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In the summer of 1939, nineteen-year-old Flore Baum is having the time of her life in Paris. But when war breaks out, Flore's fragile happiness is shattered, and she embarks upon a journey that will eventually take her to Palestine, to the realisation...

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Connections in death by J. D. Robb

Connections in death

J. D. Robb

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"Homicide cop Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband, Roarke, are building a brand-new school and youth shelter. They hire child psychologist Dr. Rochelle Pickering, whose own brother pulled himself out of a spiral of addiction and crime. Lyle is living...

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Redemption by David Baldacci

Redemption

David Baldacci

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"Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back...

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Cat chase the moon by Shirley Rousseau Murphy

Cat chase the moon

Shirley Rousseau Murphy

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"Joe Grey and his partner, Dulcie, are frantic when Courtney, their pretty teen-kitten goes missing. Aided by their two- and four-legged friends, they hit the streets of Molina Point in search of their calico girl. Has Joe Grey and Dulcie's only daughter...

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Under the table by Stephanie Evanovich

Under the table

Stephanie Evanovich

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"Suffocating in a dead-end marriage, Midwesterner Zoey Sullivan fled to New York and moved in with her older sister Ruth, a carefree, vivacious beauty with a string of eligible bachelors at her beck and call. Giving herself three months in the city to...

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The better sister by Alafair Burke

The better sister

Alafair Burke

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The Department of Sensitive Crimes by Alexander McCall Smith

The Department of Sensitive Crimes

Alexander McCall Smith

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"The detectives who work in Malmo Police's Department of Sensitive Crimes take their job very seriously. The lead detective, Ulf Varg, prioritizes his cases above even his dog's mental health. Then there are detectives Anna Bengsdotter, who keeps her...

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The falconer by Dana Czapnik

The falconer

Dana Czapnik

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"New York, 1993. Seventeen-year-old Lucy Adler, a street-smart, trash-talking baller, is often the only girl on the public courts. At turns quixotic and cynical, insecure and self-possessed, Lucy is in unrequited love with her best friend and pick-up...

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The winter sister by Megan Collins

The winter sister

Megan Collins

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"Sixteen years ago, Sylvie's sister Persephone never came home. Out too late with the boyfriend she was forbidden to see, Persephone was missing for three days before her body was found--and years later, her murder remains unsolved. In the present day,...

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You were always mine by Nicole Baart

You were always mine

Nicole Baart

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"Jessica Chamberlain, newly separated and living with her two sons in a small Iowa town, can't believe that a tragedy in another state could have anything to do with her. But when her phone rings one quiet morning, her world is shattered. As she tries...

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Inheritance by Dani Shapiro

Inheritance

Dani Shapiro

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"The acclaimed and beloved author of Hourglass now gives us a new memoir about identity, paternity, and family secrets--a real-time exploration of the staggering discovery she recently made about her father, and her struggle to piece together the hidden...

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The Paragon Hotel by Lyndsay Faye

The Paragon Hotel

Lyndsay Faye

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"The year is 1921, and Nobody Alice James is on a cross-country train, carrying a bullet wound and fleeing for her life following an illicit drug and liquor deal gone horribly wrong. Desperate to get as far away as possible from New York City and those...

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The orphan of Salt Winds by Elizabeth Brooks

The orphan of Salt Winds

Elizabeth Brooks

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"England, 1939. Ten-year-old Virginia Wrathmell arrives at Salt Winds, a secluded house on the edge of a marsh, to meet her adoptive parents: practical, dependable Clem and glamorous, mercurial Lorna. The marsh, with its deceptive tides, is a beautiful...

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