Deacon King Kong

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Wicked As You Wish (A Hundred Names for Magic, #1)

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A Phoenix First Must Burn

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Days of Distraction

Days of DistractionA wry, tender portrait of a young womanfinally free to decide her own path, but unsure if she knows herself well enough to choose wiselyfrom a captivating new literary voiceThe plan is to leave As for how, when, to where, and even whyshe doesnt know yet So begins a journey for the


Every Reason We Shouldn't (Every Reason We Shouldn't, #1)

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The Perfect World of Miwako Sumida

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Efrén Divided

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Prairie Lotus

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A Wish in the Dark

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Real Life

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Of Curses and Kisses (St. Rosetta's Academy, #1)

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