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ALEX HUNT and the Chase for Rhapta
 
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I am Alex Hunt, daughter of the famous Archaeological Hunt Team. Head Researcher and... Relic Chaser! When Alex Hunt's mother tragically dies during her lifelong quest to find Africa's Lost City of Rhapta, Alex develops Agoraphobia (an unnatural fear of specific places and situations) and vows never...
 
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Twelve-year-old Simon Barnacle is falling apart. Literally. His body is turning to ash. On top of that, his father has died, the crops have rotted, bog pox has infected nearly everyone he knows, and strange whispers of “ignis fatuus” rustle through the trees. After his mother falls ill, Simon travels...
Below Northern Lights
 
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Nineteen-year-old war veteran Lucas Santiago has a goal—to kiss a girl below Northern Lights—but that dream was blown up with the rest of his life. Lucas is grappling with the knowledge that he’ll never walk again when he learns his best friend, Seth, hasn’t returned from his solo trek through...
A Game Worth Watching
 
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All her life, people have told 17-year-old tomboy Emma Wrangton that she’s not good enough, smart enough, or strong enough to succeed in life. Somewhere along the way, she started to believe them. Without the promise of a respectable future after graduation, all Emma wants is to cherish her...
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This is the true story of a young family of 4, and their need to escape Hungary, during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. The parents have survived the Holocaust, now a decade later, faced with the challenge of survival again. It is a story about hope, strength and human...
My Boston and Me - To The Park - Front Cover
 
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Jessica M Gibson
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IngramSpark
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This is the first in a series of children's books that follows the real life antics of a young girl named Anya and her lovable Boston Terrier named Jemma. The book has been beautifully illustrated with full page colorful images that are sure to delight children of all ages....
 
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Owl Room Press
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Fifteen year-old Aribelle Cartwright is uprooted from her native San Francisco when her father gets a job in a different state. Instead of majestic skyscrapers and the urban bustle of the city, Ari has to adjust to the solitude of a rural town. Right away, Ari notices something is curiously...
 
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Join Dragon School. Learn to Fly. Sixteen-year-old Amel arrived at Dragon School just like everyone else – with a dream to ride dragons and join the Dominion Dragon Riders. But Amel has a crippled leg and Dragon School training is gruelling. Before she...
 
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Plumshine Books
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Imagine Queen Elizabeth I never ruled. England and Scotland never unified. It's 1845 and the two countries are again at war. Mechanical genius Clara Lissing cares little for the war. She just wants to keep her five brothers safe. But when her youngest brother Tom enlists...
This Body Won't Break
 
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The truth doesn’t always set you free. Orphaned as a child, Joanna has lived her entire life in the care of the New Terra Alliance. On the verge of turning eighteen, she eagerly awaits her release into what remains of society. It was a beautiful lie. Joanna was never...
The Stone Wall Crossing: Abby Whittier's Journey Through Time
 
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Growing up in Las Vegas, Abby Whittier, a pretty and popular high school student, has been enjoying life with her friends and family. But her father's transfer to New England alters her life in ways she never could have imagined.The mysterious discovery in a centuries-old stone wall leads Abby into...
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