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         Thriller / T Jul-2012 4 /
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Abdication Abdic

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 5 /
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The Absolutist Absol

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         Historical / H Jul-2012 5 /
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Abstract City Abstr

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2012 5 /
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Accelerated Accel

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Alif the Unseen Alif

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 5 /
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Apprentice Appre

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    General Fiction / GF Aug-2012 5 /
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Arcadia Arcad

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2012 5 /
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The Art Forger Art Forger

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         Historical / H Oct-2012 3-5 /
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As Close as You'll Ever Be As Cl

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         Suspense / S Jul-2012 5 /
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Ash Ash

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         Horror / HORR Dec-2012 5 /
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Astride a Pink Horse Astri

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         Mystery / M Apr-2012 5 /
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At the Mouth of the River of Bees At th

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         Science Fiction / SF Sep-2012 4-5 /
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Bad Glass Bad G

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         Fantasy / F Sep-2012 4 /
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Battleborn Battl

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         Historical / H Aug-2012 5 /
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The Beautiful Mystery Beaut

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Sep-2012 4-5 /
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The Beautiful Ruins Beaut

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2012 5 /
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Beckon Becko

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Beguiling the Beauty Begui

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    Historical Romance / HR May-2012 4-5 /
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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk Billy

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         General Fiction / GF May-2012 5 /
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The Black Opera Black

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         Fantasy / F May-2012 5 /
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The Blind Spy Blind

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    Espionage / E Mar-2012 5 /
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Blue Magic Blue

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    Fantasy / F Apr-2012 4 /
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The Book of Jonas Book

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         Literary / L Mar-2012 5 /
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The Book of Thomas: Heaven Book of Th

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         Science Fiction / SF Dec-2012 5 /
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The Bookseller Bookseller

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    Mystery / M Oct-2012 4-5 /
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Boston Cream Bosto

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    Private Investigator / PI Feb-2012 5 /
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Bring Me Your Huddled Misfits Bring

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2012 5 /
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Bring Up the Bodies Bring

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    Historical / H May-2012 4 /
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By Blood By Bl

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         Literary / L Mar-2012 4 /
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Cain at Gettysburg Cain at Ge

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    Thriller / T Mar-2012 5 /
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Caliban's War Calib

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    Space Opera / SO Jul-2012 4-5 /
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Calling Invisible Women Calli

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2012 4-5 /
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The Chaperone Chape

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 5 /
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Chrysanthe Chrys

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         Fantasy / F Mar-2012 3 /
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City of Saints City of Sa

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Nov-2012 4 /
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The Clause Claus

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         Thriller / T Oct-2012 4 /
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The Cold Cold Ground Cold

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Nov-2012 4-5 /
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Cold Cruel Winter Cold Cruel

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    Historical Mystery / HM Aug-2012 5 /
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Coldsleep Lullaby Colds

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         General Fiction / GF May-2012 5 /
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Come the Fear Come the F

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    Historical Mystery / HM Dec-2012 5 /
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The Company of the Dead Compa

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         Science Fiction / SF Mar-2012 5 /
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Containment Conta

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         Science Fiction / SF Aug-2012 4-5 /
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The Cop with the Pink Pistol Cop w

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         Mystery / M Sep-2012 5 /
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Counterfeit Road Count

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD May-2012 4-5 /
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The Cove Cove

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         Historical / H Apr-2012 3 /
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Dead Scared Dead

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Jun-2012 5 /
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The Dead of Mametz: The First Thomas Oscendale Novel Dead

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2012 5 /
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Death and Transfiguration Death

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    Amateur Sleuth / AS Jun-2012 5 /
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Death's Apprentice Death

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    Fantasy / F Nov-2012 5 /
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Defending Jacob Defen

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         Thriller / T Feb-2012 4-5 /
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Diary of a Mad Fat Girl Diary

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    General Fiction / GF Feb-2012 4 /
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The Dirty Streets of Heaven Dirty

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    Urban Fantasy / UF Sep-2012 2 /
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The Dog Lived (and So Will I) Dog L

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2012 5 /
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Double Blind Doubl

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         Suspense / S Oct-2012 3-5 /
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The Dream of the Celt Dream

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 5 /
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Driven Drive

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    Mystery / M Apr-2012 4-5 /
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Driving the King Drivi

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         General Fiction / GF May-2012 5 /
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The Drowning Girl Drown

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         Fantasy / F Mar-2012 5 /
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Earth Unaware Earth Unaw

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    Science Fiction / SF Jul-2012 4-5 /
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The Elephant Keepers' Children Eleph

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         Literary / L Oct-2012 5 /
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Elvis and the Blue Christmas Corpse Elvis

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    Mystery / M Sep-2012 4-5 /
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Existence Exist

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    Science Fiction / SF Jun-2012 5 /
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The Expats Expats

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         Espionage / E Mar-2012 4 /
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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale

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         Fantasy / F Nov-2012 5 /
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Faithful Unto Death Faith

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    Mystery / M Jun-2012 5 /
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Fall Fall

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    Suspense / S Sep-2012 5 /
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False as the Day Is Long False

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         Cozy Mystery / CZ Dec-2012 5 /
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Familiar Famil

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         Literary / L Oct-2012 5 /
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Fangoria's Dreadtime Stories Fango

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         Horror / HORR Jun-2012 5 /
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The Fear Artist Fear

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    Thriller / T Jul-2012 5 /
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Fire of the Raging Dragon Fire of th

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    Thriller / T Nov-2012 5 /
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Firelight Firelight

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    Urban Fantasy / UF Feb-2012 4-5 /
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The First Hundred Days First Hund

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    Fantasy / F Mar-2005 5 /
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Flight Behavior Fligh

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2012 5 /
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The Fourth Wall Fourt

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    Thriller / T Feb-2012 5 /
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The Fractal Prince Fract

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         Science Fiction / SF Dec-2012 4 /
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The Future Is Not Ours: New Latin American Fiction Futur

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2012 5 /
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The Garden of Evening Mists Garde

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         Literary / L Sep-2012 5 /
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Gem of a Ghost Gem of a G

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    Cozy Mystery / CZ Feb-2012 4-5 /
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A Gentleman Undone Gentl

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    Historical Romance / HR Jun-2012 4 /
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The Girl in the Glass Girl

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2012 4 /
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Gone Girl Gone Girl

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         Thriller / T Jun-2012 4 /
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Hair Side, Flesh Side Hair

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         Fantasy / F Dec-2012 5 /
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Hard Twisted Hard

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2012 5 /
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The Haven Haven

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    Contemporary Romance / CR Aug-2012 4 /
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The Healing Heali

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         Historical / H Mar-2012 5 /
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Heft Heft

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         Literary / L Feb-2012 5 /
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Her Amish Man Her A

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Sep-2012 4-5 /
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Honor Redeemed Honor

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    General Fiction / GF Mar-2012 4 /
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The House That Death Built House

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         Horror / HORR Oct-2012 5 /
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Hush Money Hush Money

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    Legal Thriller / LT May-2012 4 /
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The Immortal Rules Immor

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    Fantasy / F Apr-2012 4 /
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In a Fix In a Fix

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    Urban Fantasy / UF Sep-2012 3-5 /
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In One Person In On

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         Political Thriller / PT May-2012 5 /
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The Innocents Innoc

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2012 5 /
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Invisible Murders Invisible

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    Mystery / M Oct-2012 5 /
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Iron Jackal Iron

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2012 5 /
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The Islanders Islan

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         Science Fiction / SF Jun-2012 5 /
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Joy Takes Flight Joy T

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    Historical Romance / HR Jul-2012 4 /
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Kill Shot Kill

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    Political Thriller / PT Feb-2012 4-5 /
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The Killing Moon Killi

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    Epic Fantasy / EF May-2012 4 /
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A Lady Cyclist's Guide to Kashgar Lady

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         Literary / L May-2012 5 /
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A Lady Never Lies Lady

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    Historical Romance / HR Aug-2012 4-5 /
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A Lady Never Surrenders Lady

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    Historical Romance / HR Jan-2012 4 /
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Lady Maggie's Secret Scandal Lady

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    Historical Romance / HR May-2012 4-5 /
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A Land More Kind Than Home Land

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         Literary / L Apr-2012 4-5 /
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Leela's Book Leela

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         Literary / L Jan-2012 5 /
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Lenin's Kisses Lenin

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         Literary / L Oct-2012 5 /
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Lethal Legacy Letha

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    General Fiction / GF Aug-2012 4-5 /
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The Life of an Unknown Man Life

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 5 /
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The Little Russian Littl

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         Historical / H Jun-2012 5 /
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The Lola Quartet Lola Quart

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         Suspense / S May-2012 5 /
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Long Island Noir Long

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         Mystery / M May-2012 5 /
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Lost Everything Lost

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         Science Fiction / SF Apr-2012 5 /
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The Lost Saints of Tennessee Lost

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         Literary / L Feb-2012 5 /
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Magnificence Magni

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         Literary / L Nov-2012 5 /
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A Mind of Winter Mind

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         Literary / L May-2012 5 /
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Miss Brockhurst's Christmas Campaign: A Novella Miss Brock

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         Historical Romance / HR Oct-2012 3-5 /
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More Than Sorrow More

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         Mystery / M Sep-2012 5 /
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Mortal Morta

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    Thriller / T Jun-2012 5 /
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Mr. Churchill's Secretary Mr. C

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    Historical Mystery / HM Apr-2012 4 /
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Mumbai Noir Mumba

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         Mystery / M Mar-2012 5 /
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Murder on the House Murder on

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    Cozy Mystery / CZ Dec-2012 4-5 /
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My Bookstore My Bo

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2012 5 /
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My Name is on His Tongue My Na

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         General Fiction / GF May-2012 5 /
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My Stubborn Heart My St

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         Contemporary Romance / CR May-2012 5 /
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The Namesake Names

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Jun-2012 5 /
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Narcopolis Narco

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2012 5 /
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The Neruda Case Nerud

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         Literary / L Jun-2012 4 /
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No Longer a Gentleman No Lo

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    Historical Romance / HR May-2012 4 /
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NW NW

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2012 5 /
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Object Lessons Objec

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2012 5 /
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One Last Thing Before I Go One L

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         Literary / L Aug-2012 4 /
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Only Superhuman Only

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         Science Fiction / SF Oct-2012 5 /
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The Orchardist Orcha

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2012 4-5 /
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The Orphan Master's Son Orpha

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         Thriller / T Jan-2012 4 /
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Osiris Osiri

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    Science Fiction / SF Jun-2012 5 /
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The Other Half of Me Other

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2012 5 /
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The Other Woman Other Woma

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    Thriller / T Sep-2012 4 /
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Phantoms on the Bookshelves Phant

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2012 5 /
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Pies and Prejudice Pies and P

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    Cozy Mystery / CZ Jul-2012 3-5 /
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Pod Pod

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         Science Fiction / SF Apr-2012 4 /
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Portlandtown Portl

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    Horror / HORR Oct-2012 5 /
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Princess Elizabeth's Spy Princess E

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    Historical Mystery / HM Oct-2012 4 /
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A Private Venus Priva

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         Mystery / M Oct-2012 5 /
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Promise Me This Promi

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         Historical Romance / HR Jan-2012 5 /
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Proof Proof

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    Suspense / S Jun-2012 4 /
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Prophet Proph

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    Fantasy / F Apr-2012 4 /
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Pure Pure

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    Thriller / T Feb-2012 2-5 /
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The Queen's Lover Queen's Lo

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         Historical / H Jun-2012 5 /
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Ragnarok: The End of the Gods Ragna

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         Literary / L Feb-2012 5 /
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Ravishing the Heiress Ravis

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    Historical Romance / HR Jul-2012 4 /
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Return of the Thin Man Retur

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         Mystery / M Nov-2012 4-5 /
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The Return Man Retur

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         Horror / HORR Apr-2012 4 /
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A Rogue by Any Other Name Rogue

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    Historical Romance / HR Mar-2012 4-5 /
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The Round House Round

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2012 4 /
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Royal Street Royal

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    Urban Fantasy / UF Apr-2012 4-5 /
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Ru Ru

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2012 4-5 /
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Running the Rift Runni

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2012 5 /
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Sacre Bleu Sacre

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         Historical / H Apr-2012 4 /
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Salvation of a Saint Salvation

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Oct-2012 5 /
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The Sandcastle Girls Sandc

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         Literary / L Jul-2012 3-5 /
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Scandal Wears Satin Scand

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    Historical Romance / HR Jul-2012 4 /
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The Secret Keeper Secre

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    Historical / H Jun-2012 3-5 /
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Seven Princes Seven

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    Epic Fantasy / EF Jan-2012 5 /
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The Shadow of the Rock Shado

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    General Fiction / GF Aug-2012 5 /
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The Shadowed Sun Shado

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    Epic Fantasy / EF Jun-2012 5 /
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Sharps Sharp

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         Epic Fantasy / EF Jul-2012 5 /
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She Loves Me Not She L

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         Literary / L Nov-2012 5 /
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Shelter Shelt

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         Literary / L May-2012 5 /
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The Shortest Way Home Short

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2012 5 /
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Sidney Chambers and the Shadow of Death Sidne

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    Historical Mystery / HM Apr-2012 5 /
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Silver Silve

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    Urban Fantasy / UF Jun-2012 4 /
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The Sins of the Father: A Mediaeval Mystery Sins

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         Historical Mystery / HM Oct-2012 5 /
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Sisterhood of Dune Siste

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    Space Opera / SO Jan-2012 4-5 /
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The Snow Child Snow

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         Literary / L Feb-2012 4-5 /
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Stray Souls Stray

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    Action Adventure / AA Nov-2012 4 /
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Summon Up The Blood Summo

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    Historical Mystery / HM Aug-2012 4-5 /
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The Taken Taken

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    Fantasy / F Jun-2012 4-5 /
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Telegraph Avenue Teleg

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         Literary / L Sep-2012 5 /
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Tempting the Bride Tempt

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    Historical Romance / HR Oct-2012 4-5 /
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The Testament of Mary Testa

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2012 4 /
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That's Not a Feeling That'

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         Literary / L Oct-2012 5 /
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This Is How It Ends This

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         Literary / L Aug-2012 5 /
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This Is How You Lose Her This

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2012 5 /
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The Three-Day Affair Three-Day

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         Mystery / M Sep-2012 5 /
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Throne of the Crescent Moon Thron

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    Fantasy / F Feb-2012 3 /
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The Tombs Tombs

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    Action Adventure / AA Sep-2012 4 /
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A Touch of Steel Touch

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    Paranormal Romance / PNR Dec-2012 4 /
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Tricked Trick

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         General Fiction / GF May-2012 5 /
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The Twenty-Year Death Twenty-Yea

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         Mystery / M Aug-2012 3 /
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The Two Sinatras Two S

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         Thriller / T Oct-2012 5 /
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Two Weeks' Notice Two W

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    Science Fiction / SF Aug-2012 4-5 /
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The Ugly Duchess Ugly

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    Historical Romance / HR Sep-2012 4 /
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Vengeance Venge

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    Epic Fantasy / EF Apr-2012 4 /
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Walking Into the Ocean Walki

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Apr-2012 5 /
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A Week to Be Wicked Week

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    Historical Romance / HR Apr-2012 4-5 /
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What Comes Next What

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         Suspense / S Jun-2012 3 /
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What Happened to Hannah What

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2012 5 /
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Whatever You Love Whate

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2012 5 /
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When a Heart Stops When

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    Mystery / M Oct-2012 4-5 /
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When the Blue Shift Comes When

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         Science Fiction / SF Dec-2012 5 /
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Wilderness Wilde

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         Historical / H Sep-2012 5 /
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The Wind Through the Keyhole Wind

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    Fantasy / F May-2012 4 /
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Wonders of the Invisible World Wonde

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         Fantasy / F Oct-2012 5 /
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The World We Found World

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2012 5 /
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The Wrath of Shiva Wrath

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    Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD Jul-2012 5 /
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Wrath of Angels Wrath

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    Private Investigator / PI Nov-2012 4-5 /
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The Yellow Birds Yello

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2012 5 /
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