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27 Magic Words

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Afterward

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Airport Book

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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All We Have Left

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         Historical / H Aug-2016 5 /
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And I Darken

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    Historical / H Jul-2016 5 /
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And the Trees Crept in

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         Horror / HORR Sep-2016 5 /
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The Animals' Ark

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Another Brooklyn

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 4-5 /
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Ape & Armadillo Take Over the World

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         Action Adventure / AA Sep-2016 5 /
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Armstrong

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Around America to Win the Vote

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         Historical / H Aug-2016 5 /
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The Art of Scorpions

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    Fantasy / F Sep-2015 5 /
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As Brave as You

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Ashes

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    Historical / H Oct-2016 5 /
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Ask Me How I Got Here

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Asking for It

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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A Bandit's Tale

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Beautiful Blue World

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Before I Leave

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Before Morning

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Bella's Fall Coat

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Benny and Penny in How to Say Goodbye

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         Graphic Novel / GN Sep-2016 5 /
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Best Frints in the Whole Universe

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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The Best Man

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Best Worst Thing

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         Literary / L Jun-2016 5 /
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The Bitter Side of Sweet

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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The Blobfish Book

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Bloom

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Book Uncle and Me

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

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         Historical / H Jun-2016 5 /
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The Bricks That Built the Houses

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         Literary / L May-2016 5 /
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Burn Baby Burn

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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Captain Pug

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    General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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The Cat from Hunger Mountain

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2016 5 /
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Catching a Storyfish

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Character, Driven

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Mar-2016 5 /
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A Child of Books

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

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         Horror / HORR Aug-2016 5 /
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Chirri & Chirra

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Circle

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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City Shapes

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2016 5 /
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Cityblock

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    General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Code of Honor

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         Action Adventure / AA Aug-2015 4 /
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Compass South

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    Action Adventure / AA Jul-2016 5 /
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Consider

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         Science Fiction / SF Apr-2016 4 /
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The Cow Who Climbed a Tree

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Crenshaw

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         Fantasy / F Sep-2015 5 /
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Cricket Song

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Crooked Kingdom

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    Action Adventure / AA Oct-2016 5 /
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Dara Palmer's Major Drama

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2015 5 /
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Dare to Disappoint

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         Graphic Novel / GN Nov-2015 5 /
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Daughters of Ruin

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         Fantasy / F Apr-2016 5 /
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Delilah Dirk and the King's Shilling

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    Action Adventure / AA Mar-2016 5 /
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Detective Gordon: The First Case

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    General Fiction / GF Mar-2015 5 /
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Dog Man

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    Action Adventure / AA Sep-2016 5 /
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Dreamland Burning

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         Mystery / M Feb-2017 5 /
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Duck on a Tractor

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    General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Duck, Duck, Porcupine!

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    General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Each Living Thing

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2000 2 /
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The Emperor of Any Place

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         Historical / H Oct-2015 5 /
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Essential Maps for the Lost

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Apr-2016 5 /
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Every Exquisite Thing

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Exit, Pursued by a Bear

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 4 /
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A Family Is a Family Is a Family

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Family Fletcher Takes Rock Island

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Feathers

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         Graphic Novel / GN Dec-2015 5 /
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The Female of the Species

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         Mystery / M Sep-2016 5 /
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Finding Hope

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Fire on the Mountain

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         Fantasy / F Feb-1998 4 /
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Flannery

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Flora and the Peacocks

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         Literary / L May-2016 5 /
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Flying Lessons & Other Stories

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2017 5 /
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The Forbidden Orchid

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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The Forgetting

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         Science Fiction / SF Sep-2016 5 /
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Frank and Lucky Get Schooled

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2016 5 /
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Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2017 5 /
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Free Verse

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Freedom Over Me

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         Historical / H Sep-2016 5 /
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Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits

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         Science Fiction / SF Oct-2015 5 /
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Garvey's Choice

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Genius: The Game

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         Action Adventure / AA May-2016 5 /
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Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Sep-2016 5 /
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Ghost

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    General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Ghosts

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         Graphic Novel / GN Sep-2016 5 /
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Girl Mans Up

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         Romance / R Sep-2016 5 /
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The Girl Who Drank the Moon

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         Action Adventure / AA Aug-2016 5 /
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The Girl Who Fell

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Mar-2017 5 /
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The Gods of Tango

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2015 5 /
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Golden Boys

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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The Great American Whatever

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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A Greyhound, a Groundhog

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2017 5 /
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Grumpy Pants

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Hare and Tortoise

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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A Hat for Mrs. Goldman

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Have a Look, Says Book.

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Have You Seen Elephant?

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Have You Seen My Trumpet?

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Heartless

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         Fantasy / F Nov-2016 5 /
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Henry & Leo

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Highly Illogical Behavior

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Holding Up the Universe

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Oct-2016 5 /
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Home at Last

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Hoot and Peep

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Horrible Bear!

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Horus and the Curse of Everlasting Regret

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         Action Adventure / AA Aug-2016 5 /
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Hundred Percent

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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I Hear a Pickle: And Smell, See, Touch, & Taste It, Too!

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         General Fiction / GF Jan-2016 5 /
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Ida, Always

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Ideas Are All Around

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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In Ninety Minutes, Turn North

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    Contemporary Romance / CR May-2016 4-5 /
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In Plain Sight

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Inquisitor's Tale Or, the Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog

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         Action Adventure / AA Oct-2016 5 /
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Jason and the Argonauts

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         Fantasy / F Oct-2016 5 /
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Juana and Lucas

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    General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Juliet Takes a Breath

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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The Keeper of the Mist

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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The Key to Extraordinary

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Labyrinth Lost

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    Fantasy / F Sep-2016 5 /
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The Land of Forgotten Girls

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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The Last True Love Story

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Sep-2016 5 /
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Leave Me Alone

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Leaving

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         Mystery / M Jun-2016 5 /
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The Lie Tree

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         General Fiction / GF May-2015 4-5 /
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Life Without Nico

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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The Lightning Queen

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2015 5 /
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Lion Island

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Lion Lessons

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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Little Home Bird

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         General Fiction / GF Jun-2016 5 /
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Little Mouse's Big Book of Beasts

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Little Penguins

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Little Dee and the Penguin

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         Graphic Novel / GN Apr-2016 5 /
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Looking for Bongo

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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The Lost Compass

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    Action Adventure / AA May-2016 5 /
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Lucy and Linh

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Man Who Saved Henry Morgan

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Mark of the Plague

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    Action Adventure / AA Sep-2016 5 /
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Maybe a Fox

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         Fantasy / F Feb-2016 5 /
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The Memory of Light

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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The Memory Book

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         Contemporary Romance / CR Jul-2016 5 /
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Merrow

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         Fantasy / F Nov-2016 5 /
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Method 15/33

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         Thriller / T May-2015 4-5 /
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Ming Goes to School

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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Miss Mary Reporting

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Molly & Pim and the Millions of Stars

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         Fantasy / F Jan-2017 4-5 /
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Mother Goose Picture Puzzles

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2011 3 /
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Motor Miles

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Ms. Bixby's Last Day

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         Action Adventure / AA Jun-2016 5 /
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The Mummy-Makers of Egypt

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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My Favorite Pets: By Gus W. for Ms. Smolinski's Class

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         Literary / L Jul-2016 5 /
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My Heart Fills with Happiness

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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My House

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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My Life in Pictures

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    General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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My Sister Rosa

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         Thriller / T Nov-2016 5 /
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Nanette's Baguette

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Nanobots

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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The Night Gardener

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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The Nine Lives of Jacob Tibbs

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         Action Adventure / AA Feb-2016 5 /
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Not as We Know It

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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The Not So Quiet Library

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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Nothing But Trouble

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    General Fiction / GF Nov-2016 5 /
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Of Mice and Magic

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    Graphic Novel / GN Mar-2016 5 /
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Old Dog Baby Baby

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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On the Edge of Gone

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         Action Adventure / AA Mar-2016 5 /
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One Half from the East

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Optimists Die First

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2017 5 /
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Otis and the Kittens

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    General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Owl Sees Owl

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Pablo Finds a Treasure

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Parachute

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         General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Passenger

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    Action Adventure / AA Jan-2016 2 /
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The Passion of Dolssa

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         Historical / H Apr-2016 5 /
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Pax

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Phantom Limbs

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Pomelo's Opposites

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    General Fiction / GF Jul-2013 2 /
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Princeless Book 1

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         Action Adventure / AA Jul-2016 5 /
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Prisoner of Ice and Snow

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    General Fiction / GF Apr-2017 5 /
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Projekt 1065

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         Action Adventure / AA Oct-2016 5 /
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Purity

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         Literary / L Sep-2015 5 /
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Quit Calling Me a Monster!

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Race the Night

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         Action Adventure / AA Nov-2016 5 /
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Radiant Child

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Railhead

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         Science Fiction / SF Apr-2016 5 /
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Rain Fish

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Rani Patel in Full Effect

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Raven King

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    Paranormal Romance / PNR May-2016 4-5 /
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Raymie Nightingale

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    General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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Re Jane

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         General Fiction / GF May-2015 5 /
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The Reader

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    Action Adventure / AA Jan-2016 5 /
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Real Cowboys

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Rebellion of Thieves

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    Action Adventure / AA Oct-2016 5 /
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The Remarkable Journey of Charlie Price

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         Mystery / M Feb-2016 5 /
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Rescue Squad No. 9

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    General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Return

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    Action Adventure / AA Aug-2016 5 /
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The Riddlemaster

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         Action Adventure / AA Aug-2016 5 /
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The Robber Hotzenplotz

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         Action Adventure / AA May-2016 5 /
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The Rose and the Dagger

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    Action Adventure / AA May-2016 5 /
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Rosie the Raven

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2017 5 /
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Rudas

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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Salt to the Sea

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         Action Adventure / AA Feb-2016 5 /
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Sam and the Tigers

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-1996 3 /
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Samson in the Snow

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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School's First Day of School

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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Scythe

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    Action Adventure / AA Nov-2016 4 /
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Secrets in the Fire

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         Historical / H Sep-2003 5 /
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The Secret of Dreadwillow Carse

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         Action Adventure / AA Apr-2016 5 /
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The Secrets of Solace

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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The Secret Keepers

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         Action Adventure / AA Oct-2016 5 /
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Shadow Magic

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    Action Adventure / AA Apr-2016 5 /
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Shadowshaper

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    Action Adventure / AA Jul-2015 5 /
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Skunked!

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    Historical / H Oct-2016 5 /
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A Small Thing . . . But Big

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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The Smaller Evil

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Snow White

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    Historical / H Sep-2016 5 /
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Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard

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    Action Adventure / AA Apr-2016 5 /
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The Sound of Silence

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Spontaneous

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Spot, the Cat

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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A Spy Called James

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         General Fiction / GF Nov-2016 5 /
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The Square Root of Summer

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         Science Fiction / SF May-2016 5 /
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The Star Side of Bird Hill

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         Literary / L Jul-2015 5 /
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The Star-Touched Queen

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    Fantasy / F May-2016 5 /
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The Steep and Thorny Way

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         Horror / HORR Mar-2016 5 /
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Still Life with Tornado

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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The Storyteller

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         Literary / L Jul-2016 5 /
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The Storyteller

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    Fantasy / F Mar-2016 3 /
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The Summer Nick Taught His Cats to Read

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         General Fiction / GF Jul-2016 5 /
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Sunker's Deep

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    Action Adventure / AA Aug-2016 5 /
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The Swan Riders

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    Action Adventure / AA Sep-2016 5 /
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Swap!

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         Action Adventure / AA Feb-2016 5 /
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A Tale of Two Volcanoes

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Talking Leaves

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         Historical / H Aug-2016 3 /
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A Tangle of Gold

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    Fantasy / F Apr-2016 4 /
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Teacup

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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The Thank You Book

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    Literary / L May-2016 5 /
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Thanks for the Trouble

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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Their Great Gift

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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There Is a Tribe of Kids

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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They All Saw a Cat

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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This Is the Story of You

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         Literary / L Apr-2016 5 /
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This Is Not a Picture Book!

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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Thunder Boy Jr.

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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The Tiger

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         Graphic Novel / GN Mar-2015 5 /
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The Tree in the Courtyard

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Twenty Yawns

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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The Typewriter

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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A Tyranny of Petticoats

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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Unbound: A Novel in Verse

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         Historical / H Oct-2016 5 /
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The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles

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         General Fiction / GF Aug-2016 5 /
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Vassa in the Night

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         Horror / HORR Sep-2016 5 /
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A Voyage in the Clouds

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         Historical / H Oct-2016 5 /
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Warren the 13th and the All-Seeing Eye

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    Fantasy / F Nov-2015 5 /
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Watched

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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The Way I Used to Be

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Waylon! One Awesome Thing

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    General Fiction / GF Apr-2016 5 /
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We Came to America

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         General Fiction / GF May-2016 5 /
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We Found a Hat

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         General Fiction / GF Oct-2016 5 /
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We Love You, Charlie Freeman

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         General Fiction / GF Mar-2016 5 /
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Whatever

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         Romance / R Aug-2016 3 /
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When Spring Comes

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         General Fiction / GF Feb-2016 5 /
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When the Moon Was Ours

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         Fantasy / F Oct-2016 5 /
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When the Sea Turned to Silver

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         Historical / H Oct-2016 5 /
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When We Collided

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         Romance / R Apr-2016 4 /
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Where Futures End

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         Science Fiction / SF Feb-2016 5 /
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Where, Oh Where, Is Rosie's Chick?

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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Whisper to Me

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         Romance / R May-2016 5 /
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The White Cat and the Monk

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         Historical / H Mar-2016 5 /
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The Wild Robot

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    Action Adventure / AA Apr-2016 5 /
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Wolf Hollow

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         Historical / H May-2016 5 /
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The Wolf's Boy

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         Historical / H Jun-2016 5 /
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Yellow Time

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         General Fiction / GF Sep-2016 5 /
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