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Adulthood is a myth : a "Sarah's scribbles" collection

Adulthood is a myth : a "Sarah's scribbles" collection

Andersen, Sarah (Sarah C.), author, artist
2016


The anomaly

The anomaly

Rutger, Michael, author
2018


Batman. White Knight

Batman. White Knight

Murphy, Sean, 1980- author, artist
2018

After years of epic battles, the Dark Knight finally finds a way to cure the twisted mind of his archenemy. The Clown Prince of Crime has now changed his ways, fighting for good in Gotham City, and it may just cause Batman to go over the edge of his own sanity.

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Fangs

Fangs

Andersen, Sarah (Sarah C.), author, illustrator
2020

Vamp is three hundred years old but in all that time, she has never met her match. This all changes one night in a bar when she meets a charming werewolf. Fangs chronicles the humor, sweetness, and awkwardness of meeting someone perfectly suited to you but also vastly different.

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Just like home

Just like home

Gailey, Sarah, author
2022

Come home." Vera's mother called and Vera obeyed. In spite of their long estrangement, in spite of the memories - she's come back to the home of a serial killer. Back to face the love she had for her father and the bodies he buried there, beneath the house he'd built for his family. Coming home is hard enough for Vera, and to make things worse, she and her mother aren't alone. A parasitic artist has moved into the guest house out back and is slowly stripping Vera's childhood for spare parts. He insists that he isn't the one leaving notes around the house in her father's handwriting... but who else could it possibly be? There are secrets yet undiscovered in the foundations of the notorious Crowder House. Vera must face them and find out for herself just how deep the rot goes.

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Nice racism : how progressive white people perpetuate racial harm

Nice racism : how progressive white people perpetuate racial harm

author DiAngelo, Robin, 1956
2021

Continuing the work she began in "White Fragility," Robin DiAngelo challenges white readers to rethink their ideas about racism and to confront their role in maintaining it. Writing candidly about her own missteps and struggles, DiAngelo urges other white progressives to align their practice with their values. Drawing on over 20 years working as an anti-racist educator, DiAngelo models a path forward, helping white readers to face their complicity and embrace humility.

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The paleontologist : a novel

The paleontologist : a novel

Dumas, Luke, author.
2023

Curator of paleontology Dr. Simon Nealy never expected to return to his Pennsylvania hometown, let alone the Hawthorne Museum of Natural History. He was just a boy when his six-year-old sister Morgan was abducted from the museum under his watch, and the guilt has haunted Simon ever since. After a recent break-up and the death of the aunt who raised him, Simon feels drawn back to the place where Morgan vanished, in search of the bones they never found. But from the moment he arrives, things aren't what he expected: the Hawthorne is a crumbling ruin, still closed amid the ongoing pandemic, and plummeting toward financial catastrophe. Worse, Simon begins seeing and hearing things he can't explain.

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The September house

The September house

Orlando, Carissa, author
2023

When Margaret and her husband Hal bought the large Victorian house on Hawthorn Street, they couldn't believe they finally had a home of their own. Then they discovered the hauntings. Every September, the walls drip blood. The ghosts of former inhabitants appear, and something lurks in the basement. Margaret is staying. It's her house. But after four years Hal can't take it anymore, and he leaves abruptly. September has just begun, and with every attempt Margaret and her daugther make at finding Hal, the hauntings grow more harrowing, because there are some secrets the house needs to keep.

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Stargate SG-1. Season 1

Stargate SG-1. Season 1

2001

The Stargate is an intergalactic gateway, developed by an ancient civilization, that links other planets from other solar systmes to ours. The U.S. Air Force assembles a Stargate team headed by Colonel Jack O'Neill for interstellar peace-keeping missions.

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