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  • In Darkness
    Nick Lake
    Paperback: 01/28/2014
     
    Raw, harrowing, and peopled with vibrant characters, In Darkness is an extraordinary book about the cruelties ...
  • Uses for Boys
    Erica Lorraine Scheidt
    Paperback: 01/15/2013
     
    A story of breaking down and growing up, for young adults.
  • Nothing
    Janne Teller
    Paperback: 03/20/2012
     
    A Lord of the Flies for the twenty-first century, Nothing is a visionary existential novel - about everything,...
  • The Chosen One
    Carol Lynch Williams
    Paperback: 08/31/2010
     
    Kyra has grown up in an isolated fundamentalist community never questioning that her father has three wives ...
  • Sold
    Patricia McCormick
    Paperback: 04/01/2008
     
    Although Lakshmi's family is desperately poor her life still contains simple pleasures; but, when the harsh ...
  • Chew on This : Everything You Don't Want to Know About Fast Food
    Eric Schlosser, Charles W. Wilson
    Paperback: 04/09/2007
     
    Bestselling author Eric Schlosser takes what he learnt and documented in his popular book, Fast Food Nation, ...
  • The Gospel According To Larry
    Janet Tashjian
    Paperback: 05/01/2003
     
    A funny, thoughtful novel that takes on some sophisticated issues such as celebrity worship, consumerism and ...

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