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Truly Devious

Posted October 17, 2019

Travel to Ellingham Academy, an exclusive boarding school in Vermont, where the kidnapping & assumed murder of the eccentric founder's daughter has remained unsolved for years... Can you solve the crime before Stevie, the academy's newest student…

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Queenie

Posted October 3, 2019

Queenie Jenkins is a 25-year old British-Jamaican woman working at a national newspaper in London. When her long-term relationship ends, she finds herself careening down a path of questionable decisions. For fans of "Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fi…

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Kafka on the shore

Posted December 4, 2018

I've always been a fan of Haruki Murakami, the prolific Japanese writer who often uses magical realism in his work, but never read the famous "Kafka on the Shore." What a wild ride of a book! The book has two storylines. First, 15-year-old Kafka Tamu…

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The listener : a novel

Posted December 4, 2018

Set in the Great Depression, this historical horror novel features a young black man who has a special talent for hearing things that aren’t there—including a child’s cry for help, which gets him involved in a dangerous kidnapping s…

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

Posted December 4, 2018

In 2012, journalist Michael Scott Moore is captured by Somali pirates while on an assignment. For three years, he is a prisoner, until his eventual release. A harrowing hostage memoir that investigates economics, history, foreign policy, and religion…

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