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Not Now Not Ever
by diane92345

A fun “King of the Nerds” meets Jeopardy summer camp is the setting for this entertaining young adult romance. Ever

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World without Whom
by diane92345

Style guide for the social media generation and those that want to communicate with them. Based on the Buzzfeed Style

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Season to Lie
by diane92345

Riveting character-driven police procedural set in February in the Colorado Rockies. Gemma has just returned from maternity leave to her

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No Future
by diane92345

Meticulously researched history of punk rock. If you ever wanted to know what punk rock stood for and emerged from,

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Heavens Crooked Finger
by diane92345

Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes? Layers of secrets abound in Heaven’s Crooked Finger. 50-year-old Earl Marcus returns

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Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions
by diane92345

Like Beetlejuice’s The Handbook for the Living and the Dead, “this thing reads like stereo instructions”. But if the stereo

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Stay Fit for Life
by diane92345

Stay Fit for Life provides quick workouts for older, rehabbing or sedentary adults with little additional equipment required. With 62

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The Real McCoys
by diane92345

The Real McCoys is a cute humorous mystery for middle grade readers with perfect artwork. Move over Encyclopedia Brown, Moxie

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The Vegan Cookbook
by diane92345

Pretty pictures but recipes are less than awe-inspiring. Readers have abundant choices for vegan cookbooks.  Most can be separated into

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Don't Mean a Thing
by diane92345

Fun and quick chick-lit read set in Darwin Australia. The swing dancing background of Don’t Mean a Thing makes it

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Kill Creek
by diane92345

Beware, you may not sleep well after reading Kill Creek! Kill Creek begins with four horror novelists agreeing to a

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Dawn in Dmnation
by diane92345

Interesting setting and plot wasted with a lackluster resolution. Dawn in Damnation opens in a western bar where a veteran

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Punk is Dead
by diane92345

Interesting, but pretentious, essays and memoirs about punk rock’s beginnings in England. The essays here vary tremendously in readability and

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High Moon
by diane92345

A former Pinkerton detective, MacGregor, searches for a known criminal in a Western town infected with evil. Set in 1890,

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Subhuman
by diane92345

A non-stop roller-coaster of a read! Subhuman begins by showing the seemingly disparate specialties of five scientists. Dr. Cade Evans

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Hidden in Plain Sight
by diane92345

Intriguing look at modern human trafficking victims, their abusers and customers. Hidden in Plain Sight addresses the many ways to

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