The Black Count
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This riveting work of non-fiction reads like an historical novel as the author delves into the history of the man who inspired Alexandre Dumas to write "The Count of Monte Cristo." A man whose exploits were legendary, courageous, and could have changed history...but didn't. It is the story of Dumas' father.
Much Ado About Nothing
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This modern re-telling of a Shakespearean classic, told in the original dialogue of the Bard, Joss Whedon's version is a delightful take on an old favorite. Fans of Shakespeare and Whedon alike will be drawn to this witty love story, told in black and white, and filled with an excellent cast.
 The One And Only Ivan
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A delightful story of captivity, hope, and rescue as told by a gentle silverback gorilla named Ivan who has been in captivity for as long as he can remember...and he can't remember much. Until he makes a promise to a friend, and realizes that by remembering he can not only keep his promise, he can help himself as well.
Midnight Rising
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This new telling of the raid on Harper's Ferry by John Brown and his motley army lends an interesting perspective on characters, like Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, and John Brown himself, that we thought we already knew.
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making
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This adventure story of epic proportions will have you following a girl called September, (an irascible girl!) from Omaha, NE, to Fairyland on the back of a leopard. With aid from a friendly Wyvary (NOT a dragon!), a block of soap, and a young boy named Saturday we will just have to see if she can free Fairyland from the grip of the evil Marquess.
The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
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A true classic filled with hilarity, warmth, scenes of social injustice, and the ever present hope of good people. This one is on the must-read shelf for a reason!
This Must Be The Place
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Told from multiple perspectives, this delightful novel shows a coming-of-age story, a love story, and a genius - though not exactly in that order. The mystery that slowly unravels through different eyes is well worth curling up in a cozy chair and reading straight through.
Laundry Day
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In this delightfully illustrated story a young boy is trying to return a scarf to it's proper owner; on one small street in New York City he meets his neighbor's who come from China, Poland, Ireland, and beyond - all kind people, who are willing to help. This story is heartwarming!
Tales Of Mystery And Imagination
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Fans of Edgar Allen Poe's works will be delighted with this creepy (but delightful!) musical tribute to his mastery of the macabre. Songs include "The Raven" and "The Cask of Amontadillo" and will leave listeners with chills.
I Must Have Bobo!
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When a young boy wakes up he knows something is very wrong! He can't find Bobo! He does everything with Bobo! Where can he be? Was he kidnapped by pirates?! Or are there more nefarious forces at work here?
The Very Cranky Bear
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Four friends want to find a nice dry, quiet place to play until the rain stops. They look high and low and finally find a nice, cozy, dark cave where they can sit and enjoy a game of cards...but, what they don't know is that there is someone else in the cave with them...and he's not very happy!
Clink
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Clink has a few problems. He's a robot all right, but he's an older model and he can't make cookies or play baseball like his friends. He only plays music and makes toast. And his toast is always burnt. Every day one of his friends is taken home and he just sits there. Until one day when the boy who always looks but never buys starts playing his harmonica...and Clink starts to dance.

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