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Twilight (Unabridged)

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About three things I was certain.

First, Edward was a vampire.

Second, there was a part of him, and I didn't know how dominant that part might be, that thirsted for my blood.

And Third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.

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720L
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12:52
Twilight (Unabridged)

The Mysterious Tadpole (Unabridged)

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It's Louis's birthday and Uncle McAllister has brought him a very special gift: a tadpole all the way from Scotland! Louis can hardly wait for Alphonse to grow into a frog. But it soon becomes clear that Alphonse is not turning into any ordinary frog. First Alphonse outgrows his jar, then the sink, and then the bathtub!

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650L
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00:09
The Mysterious Tadpole (Unabridged)

Danny and the Dinosaur (Unabridged)

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This is the story of a boy's friendship with a dinosaur and how they spend one happy day together.

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200L
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00:09
Danny and the Dinosaur (Unabridged)

All-of-a-Kind Family (Unabridged)

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It's the turn of the 20th century in New York's Lower East Side and a sense of adventure and excitement abounds for five young sisters - Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte and Gertie. Follow along as they search for hidden buttons while dusting Mama's front parlor, or explore the basement warehouse of Papa's peddler's shop on rainy days.

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750L
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03:44
All-of-a-Kind Family (Unabridged)

All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown (Unabridged)

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Sydney Taylor grew up among immigrant families on New York City's Lower East Side prior to World War I and wrote the All-of-a-Kind Family series for her daughter. This sequel finds talented Ella, mischievous Henny, studious Sarah, dreamy Charlotte, and little Gertie helping Mama with their new baby brother, Charlie.

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All-of-a-Kind Family Downtown (Unabridged)

More All-of-a-Kind Family (Unabridged)

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In the third book of Sydney Taylor's classic children's series, Ella finds a boyfriend and Henny disagrees with Papa over her curfew. Thus continues the tale of a Jewish family of five sisters, Ella, Henny, Sarah, Charlotte, and Gertie, living at the turn of the century in New York's Lower East Side.

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600L
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03:22
More All-of-a-Kind Family (Unabridged)

Emperor Mage: The Immortals: Book 3 (Unabridged Fiction)

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In this third volume of the popular Immortals Quartet, Daine enters a glittering world laced with danger and treachery, a world that grows more intense when the gods themselves push her to use her wild magic for their own ends.

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750L
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08:16
Emperor Mage: The Immortals: Book 3 (Unabridged  Fiction)

The Will of the Empress (Unabridged)

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For years, the Empress of Namorn has pressed her young cousin, Lady Sandrilene fa Toren, to visit her vast lands within the Empire's borders. Sandry has avoided the invitation for as long as it was possible. Now, Sandry has agreed to pay that overdue visit. Sandry's uncle promises guards to accompany her. But they're hardly a group of warriors!

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840L
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15:38
The Will of the Empress (Unabridged)

Wild Magic: The Immortals, Book 1 (Unabridged)

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When Daine comes down from the mountains, she carries with her two things: a dark secret about her own past, and a strangely powerful magic that even she doesn't understand.

Soon Daine has a job working for Onua, the queen's horsemistress, who is astonished at the girl's way with animals. It's almost as if she can speak to them....

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670L
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07:55
Wild Magic: The Immortals, Book 1 (Unabridged)

Wolf Speaker: The Immortals: Book 2 (Unabridged)

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When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.

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710L
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07:45
Wolf Speaker: The Immortals: Book 2 (Unabridged)

The World Is Flat: Further Updated and Expanded (Unabridged)

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With the "flattening" of the globe, has the world gotten too small and too fast for human beings and their political systems to adjust in a stable manner? Now in a third edition with a new preface, Friedman's account of the flattening of the earth is a modern classic.

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The World Is Flat: Further Updated and Expanded (Unabridged)

The Things They Carried (Unabridged)

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This modern classic and New York Times best seller was a finalist for both the 1990 Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award and has become a staple of American classrooms.

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880L
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07:03
The Things They Carried (Unabridged)

Strega Nona (Unabridged)

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Strega Nona's meddling assistant Big Anthony is determined to prove to the townspeople his knowledge of the magic secrets contained in the pasta pot of Strega Nona. In so doing, he unleashes a torrent of pasta which threatens to engulf their little Italian town.

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AD800L
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00:13
Strega Nona (Unabridged)

The Legend of the Poinsettia (Unabridged)

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In Mexico, the poinsettia is called flor de la Nochebuenao - flower of the Holy Night. At Christmastime, the flower blooms and flourishes, the quite exquisite red stars lighting up the countryside. A Mexican legend tells how the poinsettia came to be, through a little girl's unselfish gift to the Christ Child.

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AD680L
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05:47
The Legend of the Poinsettia (Unabridged)

26 Fairmount Avenue, Book 2: Here We All Are (Unabridged)

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In this delightful sequel, award-winning author-illustrator dePaola shares engaging childhood memories about siblings, school, and life as a five-year-old.

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700L
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00:57
26 Fairmount Avenue, Book 2: Here We All Are (Unabridged)

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