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Recommended by: sweet pea
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Lumberjanes Beware the Kitten Holy: Vol. 1 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781608866878
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Published: Boom Box - April 7th, 2015

This cast of cool, quirky girls, each with their own talent, are the awesome! Facing off against three-eyed foxes, yetis, river monsters, and more. What the junk? These friends are up to any travail. And will earn merit badges along the way. [sweet pea]


Recommended by: Raissa
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Let Me Tell You: New Stories, Essays, and Other Writings Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780812997668
Availability: Special Order
Published: Random House - August 4th, 2015

She's known for "The Lottery", but Jackson wrote excellently all sorts of other things, too. The short stories are still my favorite, chilling before you've realized you were chilly. [Raissa]


Recommended by: Kenny
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My Brilliant Friend (Neapolitan Novels #1) Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609450786
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Published: Europa Editions - September 25th, 2012

This series of four books would not let me go. I am addicted. Ferrante understands the politics and ferocity of friendship. These characters bite, scratch, and love you back. [Kenny!]


Recommended by: Raissa
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Unicorn on a Roll (Phoebe and Her Unicorn Series Book 2): Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781449470760
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - May 26th, 2015

Heavenly Nostrils and Phoebe are the most wonderful duo since cheese and toast! These friends are funny, good-hearted, and delightful. Unicorn! [Raissa]


Recommended by: Nicole
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The Martian Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780553418026
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Published: Broadway Books - October 28th, 2014

I read this in one sitting! The suspense is paced well as we see if Mark Watney can survive on Mars! Entertaining and addictive! [Nicole]


Recommended by: sweet pea
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Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374104092
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - February 4th, 2014

What starts as a seemingly standard expedition into an idyllic landscape quickly turns Lovecraftian. The creepy elements remain creepy as we know not their cause. Haunting. Imaginative. A compelling creation that lingers in your psyche. [sweet pea]


Recommended by: Kenny
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The Buried Giant Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780307271037
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 3rd, 2015

This is my favorite novel of 2015. It is Ishiguro's bravest and most adventurous work. Collective memory loss. A haunting that still haunts. [Kenny!]


Recommended by: Raissa
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Beatrix Potter the Complete Tales (Peter Rabbit) Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780723258049
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Published: Warne Frederick & Company - October 19th, 2006

Beatrix Potter has the zaniest escapes (attacking rabbits!), the best names (Hunca Munca!), and kids love hearing these stories read aloud. I am in love with this volume - it includes all her stories! [Raissa]


Recommended by: Nicole
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679785897
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Published: Kuperard (Bravo Ltd) - May 12th, 1998

Want a wild weekend in Vegas without actually going there? Thompson will deliver as he examines the American Dream through a long list of drugs. Love! [Nicole]


Recommended by: sweet pea
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The Coldest Girl in Coldtown Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780316213097
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 12th, 2014

A strong girl protagonist in the dangerous new world of Coldtown. A cool new take on vampire lore. Rife with action, interesting settings, unique characters, and a bit of romance. Now give me a sequel! [sweet pea]


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