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    La Belle Sauvage
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    Voted 2017 Best Young Adult Novel by BookBrowse's Subscribers

    I wasn't quite sure what to expect when I heard that Philip Pullman would be revisiting the world he brought to ...

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    Beyond the Book: Godstow Abbey

    In his first trilogy, His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman brings readers into the story through an intense use of space; he gives us a fantastical Oxford, but described in such a way that readers could visit the real place and trace Lyra's adventures ... Beyond the Book
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    Conviction
    by Denise Mina

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    Scottish author Denise Mina's latest novel, Conviction, is a fast-paced thriller narrated by Anna, a smart and sassy podcast addict with a mysterious past. While listening to ...

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    Beyond the Book: A Brief History of Podcasts

    The action in Denise Mina's novel Conviction is set in motion when the protagonist listens to a true-crime podcast. Serial audio broadcasts have existed for more than a century; many of us remember gathering around our radios each week to listen ... Beyond the Book
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    Dread Nation
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    The war between the states is over and, instead, a very different battle is being waged for the future of the United States – or at least it is in the stunning, complex ...

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    Beyond the Book: The Carlisle Indian Industrial School

    The boarding school in Dread Nation, where children are sent after being taken from their families is based on real schools that existed across the United States. While Miss Preston's, the school in Dread Nation is specifically for girls of color to ... Beyond the Book
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    Costalegre
    by Courtney Maum

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    The year is 1937 and Hitler is gaining stronger sway over Europe. Chief among the Führer's growing list of targets are the Surrealist and Dadaist artists whose work he ...

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    Beyond the Book: The Life and Art of Pegeen Guggenheim

    Costalegre's main protagonist Lara Calaway is based on real-life artist Pegeen Vail Guggenheim (1925-1967), daughter of wealthy New York art collector and socialite Peggy Guggenheim (1898–1979). In her afterword, author Courtney Maum leaves... Beyond the Book

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