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Ultimate Gluten-free Dairy-free Collection
by diane92345

The Ultimate Gluten-free Dairy-free Collection is a huge assortment of both gluten-free and dairy-free recipes. Note that each recipe is

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Hacking Darwin
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Hacking Darwin presents an evenhanded look at the future of genetic intervention from a non-scientist’s point-of-view. The first “test tube

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Mother-in-law
by diane92345

The Mother-in-law is a fine domestic thriller that also touches on some hot button social topics. Lucy’s mother-in-law, Diana, is

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A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World
by diane92345

I started by reading just the first chapter of A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World

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Soul Remains
by diane92345

In Soul Remains, the hapless and unlucky accountant, Sloot, is still trying to save his beloved city, Salzstadt, from everything

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Curious Creatable Creatures
by diane92345

Why didn’t they have books like Curious Creatable Creatures when I was young? I made a model of Frankenstein that

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Alice's Island
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Alice’s Island starts out with a mystery that quickly turns into an obsession. Chris is killed on a road he

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Best Microfiction 2019
by diane92345

Mystery, romance, mythology and pathos. It is all here in the Best Microfiction 2019. In the time taken to watch

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Justice League Aguaman Drowned Earth
by diane92345

I will literally read a grocery list by Scott Snyder—everything he writes is fantastic! Justice League/Aquaman: Drowned Earth is no

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Before She Was Found
by diane92345

Shy Cora, newcomer Violet and assertive Jordyn are friends—or possibly frenemies—in a rural Iowa middle school in Before She Was

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Someone Knows
by diane92345

It literally pains me to write this negative review of Someone Knows by one of my top three authors, Lisa

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Wealth Made Easy
by diane92345

Wealth Made Easy is a short inspirational read for people just beginning to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Thirty-eight successful entrepreneurs

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Foul Play on Words
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Foul Play on Words is a cozy mystery set at a writer’s conference with dogs and a possible kidnapping on

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Saving Meghan
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Why does fifteen-year-old Meghan seem so sick when doctors can find nothing wrong with her? Despite a disinterested husband and

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The Last
by diane92345

An isolated hotel in Switzerland after multiple nuclear bombs are detonated is the setting of The Last. Jon, an American

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Scot & Soda
by diane92345

Scot & Soda is a humorous fish-out-of-water tale and the second in the Last Ditch Mystery series. Lexy Campbell is

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