Fullmetal Alchemist 1
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Follow the Elric brothers, top alchemists, as they negotiate they way through a tricky world. Trying to protect what is precious to them and serve their country is a fine line.
The Things I Can Do
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A little boy celebrates his growing independence with his own book. The mixed media illustrations are joyfully messy and an absolutely perfect match to the black crayon text. This is a fun book to share with a little one discovering his/her own growing abilities.
The Gods of Guilt
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In this sequel to Lincoln Lawyer juries are called the gods of guilt. Defending an innocent man creates difficulties in court and in Mickey Haller’s personal life.
Odd Thomas
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Odd Thomas is a young man who can see both the spirits of the dead, and bodachs, evil spirits whose presence foretell violence. Odd must find out why bodachs are gathering by the hundreds, what what their connection is to the creepy stranger town. With a likable hero, humor and suspense, Odd Thomas is Koontz at his very best.
Odd Thomas
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Odd Thomas is a young man who can see both the spirits of the dead, and bodachs, evil spirits whose presence foretell violence. Odd must find out why bodachs are gathering by the hundreds, what what their connection is to the creepy stranger town. With a likable hero, humor and suspense, Odd Thomas is Koontz at his very best.
The Secret Keeper
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A captivating story of how one secret from WWII leads to more secrets, and affects many lives in this multi-generational story.
How Children Succeed
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How does your child cope with failure? Is their home life stressful? Listen to the surprising findings on factors outside of school that play a major part in a child's success in life.
W is for Wasted
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Kinsey always wanted a family. Her latest case brings her in touch with previously unknown cousins.
This Is Not My Hat
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In this Caldecott winner, we meet a little fish who has stolen a hat from a very big fish. Completely unrepentant, he is sure he will get away with the crime. And just in case, he heads to where the plants grow close together and he can hide. But the reader knows something the little fish doesn't. Darkly funny, this picture book may not be for everyone.
Son Of Hamas
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Mosab Hassan Yousef is the son of a founding member of Hamas. This compelling book recounts how Yousef came to reject terror and violence and instead worked as an undercover agent many years in an effort to stop it. His history and perspective from all sides of the conflict make him a unique voice in the discussion of the Middle East.
Fly Fishing Made Easy
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Fly fishing is not easy. Packed with photos, illustrations and stories, this manual really delivers. I recommend it for new anglers learning the craft. (It’s also good for quick reference when you’re out in the field!)
Learning To Fly
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A man meets a penguin who tells him that he was flying until some other birds told him he couldn't, and he crashed. The odd couple pair up to in an effort to return the penguin to the skies. Full of deadpan humor, quirky, and with a message that is sweet without being sugary. One of my all-time favorite picture books (and I love picture books).

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