To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)

To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960 It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an

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The Night Circus

The Night CircusThe circus arrives without warning No announcements precede it It is simply there, when yesterday it was not Within the black and white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique experience full of breathtaking amazements It is called Le Cirque des R ves, and it is only open at night But behind

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1984

1984Alternate cover edition of ASIN B003JTHWKU For previous cover edition see here Among the seminal texts of the 20th century, Nineteen Eighty Four is a rare work that grows haunting as its futuristic purgatory becomes real Published in 1949, the book offers political satirist George

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Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451Guy Montag is a fireman In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out His job is to destroy the most illegal of commodities, the printed book, along with the houses in which they are hidden Montag never questions

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Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)

Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)A forbidden romance A deadly plague Earth s fate hinges on one girl CINDER, a gifted mechanic in New Beijing, is also a cyborg She s reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister s sudden illness But when her life becomes entwined with the handsome Prince Kai s, she finds herself

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The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's TaleOffred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read She must lie on her back once a month and pray that the Commander makes

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The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)

The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)Told in Kvothe s own voice, this is the tale of the magically gifted young man who grows to be the most notorious wizard his world has ever seen The intimate narrative of his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, his years spent as a near feral orphan in a crime ridden city, his daringly

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A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)

A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)Kell is one of the last Antari magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel Londons Red, Grey, White, and, once upon a time, Black Kell was raised in Arnes Red London and officially serves the Maresh Empire as an ambassador, traveling between the frequent bloody regime changes

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The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1)

The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1)There are only two reasons a non seer would see a spirit on St Mark s Eve, Neeve said Either you re his true love or you killed him It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon to be dead walk

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The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the RyeThe hero narrator of The Catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days The boy

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflowerstanding on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new voice in contemporary fiction The Perks of Being A

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Lolita

LolitaHumbert Humbert scholar, aesthete and romantic has fallen completely and utterly in love with Lolita Haze, his landlady s gum snapping, silky skinned twelve year old daughter Reluctantly agreeing to marry Mrs Haze just to be close to Lolita, Humbert suffers greatly in the pursuit of romance

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Eleanor & Park

Eleanor & ParkEleanor is the new girl in town, and with her chaotic family life, her mismatched clothes and unruly red hair, she couldn t stick out if she tried Park is the boy at the back of the bus Black T shirts, headphones, head in a book he thinks he s made himself invisible But not to Eleanor

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