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#1 NORSE MYTHOLOGY

Neil Gaiman

A retelling of Norse folklore.

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#2 ECHOES IN DEATH

J D Robb

Lt. Eve Dallas of the N.Y.P.D. investigates a fatal home invasion. By Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously.

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#3 NEVER NEVER

James Patterson and Candice Fox

Harriet Blue, a Sydney sex crimes detective, is sent to the outback (the never never) to investigate the disappearance of a mine worker. The first in a new series.

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#4 THE WHISTLER

John Grisham

A whistleblower alerts a Florida investigator to judicial corruption involving the Mob and Indian casinos.

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#5 RIGHT BEHIND YOU

Lisa Gardner

The former F.B.I. profiler Pierce Quincy and his partner, Rainie Conner, foster a girl whose older brother murdered their drunken father. Now, eight years later, he has killed again.

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#6 THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

Colson Whitehead

A slave girl heads toward freedom on the network, envisioned as actual tracks and tunnels.

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#7 TWO BY TWO

Nicholas Sparks

A man who became a single father when his marriage and business collapsed learns to take a chance on a new love.

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#8 THE GIRL BEFORE

J P Delaney

A sadistic architect builds a modern house that controls its (young, female) inhabitants in this psychological thriller, soon to be a major motion picture.

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#9 MY NOT SO PERFECT LIFE

Sophie Kinsella

A young woman fired from her job in London is forced to reconsider the meaning of success.

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#10 UNIVERSAL HARVESTER

John Darnielle

A mystery/thriller set in Iowa.

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#11 SMALL GREAT THINGS

Jodi Picoult

A medical crisis entangles a black nurse, a white supremacist father and a white lawyer.

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#12 A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW

Amor Towles

A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.

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#13 THE MISTRESS

Danielle Steel

The beautiful mistress of a Russian oligarch yearns for freedom.

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#14 COMMONWEALTH

Ann Patchett

Five decades in the lives of two families remade by divorce.

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#15 BORN OF VENGEANCE

Sherrilyn Kenyon

In the next installment of the League series, the youngest son of the Korvarian emperor seeks revenge for the slaughter of his family.

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