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The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly - Book Review

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$9.99
ISBN: 9781476749570
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Published: Pocket Books - August 25th, 2015

Jurassic Park set in China!! Fun, exciting and entertaining read! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Night in Shanghai by Nicole Mones - Book Review

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$14.95
ISBN: 9780544334458
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Published: Mariner Books - January 6th, 2015

1936 Shanghai. An African-American classical pianist and a Chinese woman in bondage for her father's debt to a gangster find each other during the Japanese invasion. A wonderful story. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Strange Library

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By Haruki Murakami, Ted Goossen (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780385354301
Availability: Backordered
Published: Knopf - December 2nd, 2014

Haruki Murakami's novella, The Strange Library is a wonder and entertaining tale. A lonely young boy, a girl who may or may not exist, a room deep in the library with a cranky old man in charge. Dreamlike and strange things happen as they do only in Murakami's fiction. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Tatiana

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ISBN: 9781439140222
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 11th, 2014

Renko sees a connection between the death of investigative reporter Tatiana Petrovna and the death of a rich mob figure. Did Tatiana jump or was she thrown off of her balcony? As he investigates, Renko finds the new Russia is just as corrupt as the old Russia. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Arts and Crafts Architecture

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ISBN: 9781611686623
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Published: University Press of New England - November 4th, 2014

A well-researched look at the architecture of this movement in New England, covering its origins, its development and the works of twelve well-known architects of the late 19th & early 20th centuries. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Into a Raging Blaze

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ISBN: 9781623658021
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Quercus - November 4th, 2014

A thriller about a young career woman in the Swedish Foreign Affairs Ministry who is given an USB drive by a stranger. The contents cause havoc in both her professional and personal lives. Only one person believes she’s innocent. A well-written, entertaining first novel. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


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