Victoria Schwab - Near Witch

Year of Publication: 
2011
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The Near Witch is only an old story told to frighten children. If the wind calls at night, you must not listen. The wind is lonely, and always looking for company. And there are no strangers in the town of Near.

These are the truths that Lexi has heard all her life.

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Yvonne Navarro - Highborn

Year of Publication: 
2010
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EVERYONE DESERVES A SECOND CHANCE. BRYNNA MALAK MIGHT BE THE EXCEPTION TO THE RULE. Brynna is a fallen angel trying to earn redemption. She’s escaped from Hell in search of a new life on Earth, but Lucifer’s deadliest hunters are hot on her trail. Police Detective Eran Redmond is after her for a different reason: he needs Brynna to help him find a serial killer who is terrifying Chicago . . . and the trail leads them right to Hellspawned demons of the most dangerous kind.

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Christopher de Vinck - Moments of Grace , Days of a Faith-Filled Dreamer

Year of Publication: 
2011
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In a time of economic woe, this is a book that does not infuse money into our pockets, but rather invigorates the soul to remember what is truly important in our everyday lives.

Rebecca Coleman - the Kingdom of Childhood

Year of Publication: 
2011
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The excerpt opens with the narrator remembering bits and pieces of her childhood while living in Bavaria and going sledding with the brother of a friend. The story then moves forward twenty years and we catch up with her as a mom with high school age kids who is also a teacher in the lower school where her son attends. Life is not perfect when chasing around small children in a classroom all day and taking care of husband and teenagers at night, and her weariness Is felt by the reader. This is definitely one of the outstanding excerpts I have read.

Stephen Chambers - Jane and the Raven King

Year of Publication: 
2010
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Outside the window, a squirrel in a tree popped out with a little black suitcase. At first, Jane was sure she must be mistaken, but as she watched, the squirrel opened the tiny suitcase and began arranging nuts and acorns inside...

The animals clearly knew something was wrong. Even her pet iguana scrawled a warning in the sand of his tank: He is coming.

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Lucinda K. Porter - Free from Hepatitis C

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Your Complete Guide to Healing Hepatitis C , Foreword :“I was cured of hepatitis C!” I never expected to utter those words when I was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 1996. Receiving a diagnosis of hepatitis C is a life-changing event, and at that time little was known about chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) and how to live with it, and what was known was confusing and contradictory. At best, being infected with HCV was nothing to worry about; at worst, I was going to die from it very soon.

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Patrick Carman - Dark Eden

Year of Publication: 
2011
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Fifteen-year-old Will Besting is sent by his doctor to Fort Eden, an institution meant to help patients suffering from crippling phobias. Once there, Will and six other teenagers take turns in mysterious fear chambers and confront their worst nightmares—with the help of the group facilitator, Rainsford, an enigmatic guide. When the patients emerge from the chamber, they feel emboldened by the previous night's experiences. But each person soon discovers strange, unexplained aches and pains. . . .

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Yvonne Navarro - Concrete Savior

Year of Publication: 
2011
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THE DARK REDEMPTION SERIES
Book 2

THEY SAY NO GOOD DEED GOES UNPUNISHED. BRYNNA MALAK IS LIVING PROOF .

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Allison Pang - A Brush of Darkness

Year of Publication: 
2011
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From Publishers Weekly: A cluttered cast and an unfocused plot almost bury the pleasantly original world-building in this uneven urban fantasy debut. In a riff from the old ballad "Thomas the Rhymer," the Faery court holds the balance between the forces of heaven and hell, and denizens of all three realms meet in the mortal world via human Touchstones such as hapless Abby Sinclair.

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Charles Dickens and Sherri Browning Erwin - Grave Expectations

Year of Publication: 
2011

Product Description
A clever literary mash-up that rewrites Charles Dickens's Great Expectations with Pip as a werewolf and Estella as a vampire slayer.

About the Author
Charles Dickens (1821-1870) used his fiction to criticize the injustices of his time, especially the brutal treatment of the poor. He is also the author of Oliver Twist, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities, and Great Expectations. He was born in Portsmouth, England.