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Strange But True Stories of World War II

Strange But True Stories of World War II

by George Sullivan

Interesting stories, but not really strange

4out of 5 by JuliWy 28 minutes ago

This book features 11 stories about interesting events that happened during World War II. The title states that the events are "strange,'' but none of the stories really fit that term. Propaganda, ... More

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Return to Labyrinth Volume 3

Return to Labyrinth Volume 3

by Jake T Forbes, Chris Lie

A revisit to Labyrinth!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 3 hours ago

In the early 2000's, Tokyo Pop published a 4-part Return to Labyrinth manga series. I love the 1986 movie, so I was so happy when someone gave me the first 3 volumes in the series several years ago. ... More

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Return to Labyrinth, Volume 2

Return to Labyrinth, Volume 2

by Jake T Forbes, Chris Lie (Illustrator), Kouyu Shurei (Illustrator)

Wonderful return to Labyrinth!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 4 hours ago

Return to Labyrinth is a 4-part American style manga series from Tokyo Pop. Several years ago I was given the first 3 books in the series, but never had the final book. As part of a personal goal ... More

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Our Teenage Years: Growing Up in a Small Town in the 80's

Our Teenage Years: Growing Up in a Small Town in the 80's

by T J Wray

Good Book

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5out of 5 by joe 7 hours ago

I really enjoyed reading this book, it made me laugh and laugh. You should read it More

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Return to Labyrinth, Volume 1

Return to Labyrinth, Volume 1

by Jake Forbes

A revisit to Labyrinth!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 10 hours ago

I have been a fan of the movie Labyrinth since it came out in 1986. Return to Labyrinth is a 4-part manga series from Tokyo Pop that continues the story. A couple years ago I was given the first 3 ... More

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A book of ghosts and goblins

A book of ghosts and goblins

by Ruth Manning-Sanders

Great Stories! Fabulous Artwork!

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5out of 5 by JuliWy 18 hours ago

A Book of Ghosts & Goblins is a wonderful collection of tales about all sorts of creatures and spooks, both good and evil. The 21 stories are reminiscent of fairy tales, most having a moral lesson ... More

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The Silver Eagle: A Novel of the Forgotten Legion

The Silver Eagle: A Novel of the Forgotten Legion

by Ben Kane

Disappointing!!

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1out of 5 by Rich Hight 1 day ago

Kane, like Cornwell, is becoming "Boiler Plate". Same theme; the hero is always in deep slop; nobody likes him; there always a beautiful young thing who needs res cuing. I got one hundred pages ... More

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The Irony of American History

The Irony of American History

by Reinhold Niebuhr

This Nation Under God

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5out of 5 by Gissinglover 1 day ago

Reinhold Niebuhr had initially titled this book, published in 1952, "This Nation Under God". The publisher wanted the title changed because a United States Senator, Elbert Thomas, had published a ... More

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Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Macedonia to Attica, Part 1

Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Macedonia to Attica, Part 1

by American Numismatic Society

Disappointing.

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1out of 5 by Chris 1 day ago

This bound photocopy is a reduced format of the original "folio" to letter-sized copy paper. The photo reproductions are so small that the whole premise of the book is compromised. More

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Scary Stories to Drive You Batty

Scary Stories to Drive You Batty

by Devra Newberger Speregen

Great middle grade book!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 1 day ago

I've been on a bit of a kid's horror kick lately. Nothing like a good ghost story or weird, creepy tale to make winter seem a little less blah.

Scary Stories to Drive You Batty is a middle grade ... More

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Scandal: Season 02

Scandal: Season 02

Great!

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5out of 5 by Melanie W 1 day ago

Item was as described (in great condition). Thank you! More

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Speaking of Bears: The Bear Crisis and a Tale of Rewilding from Yosemite, Sequoia, and Other National Parks

Speaking of Bears: The Bear Crisis and a Tale of Rewilding from Yosemite, Sequoia, and Other National Parks

by Rachel Mazur

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5out of 5 by Laura V 1 day ago

Realistic and educational book. Shipping was great and my used book looks like new! More

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Mr. Wonderful

Mr. Wonderful

by Daniel Blake Smith

Literary Titan

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5out of 5 by LiteraryTitan 1 day ago

Mr. Wonderful, by Daniel Blake Smith, is the touching tale of Brian Fenton, a college professor in the throes of a crisis like none he has ever faced. Brian and his wife, Corinne, are parents to a ... More

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Dancing in the Dharma: The Life and Teachings of Ruth Denison

Dancing in the Dharma: The Life and Teachings of Ruth Denison

by Sandy Boucher

Teaching Dharma In The Desert

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4out of 5 by Gissinglover 1 day ago

I came upon "Dancing in the Dharma", a biography of the Buddhist teacher Ruth Denison, by chance. I read the book because I have been studying Buddhism and meditating for several years, but I had not ... More

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More Night Frights: Thirteen Scary Stories

More Night Frights: Thirteen Scary Stories

by Judith Bauer Stamper

Great spooky tales for kids!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 2 days ago

Snow is steadily building up outside as I write this review. Since we couldn't go anywhere today (the South shuts down when it snows), I was in the mood to read. Snow days always remind me of my kids ... More

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Even More Short & Shivery: Thirty Spine-Tingling Tales

Even More Short & Shivery: Thirty Spine-Tingling Tales

by Robert D San Souci (Retold by)

Great collection of spooky stories!

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5out of 5 by JuliWy 2 days ago

I get asked often why I read books and stories that are technically children's literature. Why not? Some of the best classic books were written for kids: Heidi, Little Women, etc. My favorite kids ... More

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The Glittering Storm

The Glittering Storm

by Stephen Cole

Great adventure with Sarah Jane!

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5out of 5 by JuliWy 2 days ago

I have been a Doctor Who fan for a very long time. Way before the new television series. I grew up on the Doctors & companions who are now lumped together as Classic Who. My favorite? Easy answer -- ... More

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Life Among the Savages

Life Among the Savages

by Shirley Jackson

Great Humor!

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4out of 5 by JuliWy 2 days ago

I was reading The Haunting of Hill House when I discovered that Author Shirley Jackson also wrote humorous short stories about her life in Vermont raising four children in the 40's and 50's. The ... More

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Shattered

Shattered

by Helen Hardt

Too Much Sex

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1out of 5 by Karen M 2 days ago

This book has very little plot encased in a lot of pure sex. I prefer a book that tells a story. I am not opposed to sexual encounters in a story, but, this is ALL that is in this book. I would ... More

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Abruzzo, Itally Coloring Book: Color Your Way Through Historic Abruzzo, Italy

Abruzzo, Itally Coloring Book: Color Your Way Through Historic Abruzzo, Italy

by Jobe David Leonard

I expected too much; thus I wasted my money.

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1out of 5 by Paul M 2 days ago

Please don't waste your money!

As a fan of Abruzzo even before my first visit in 2014, I guess I was just expecting too much in a coloring booklet that invites one to "color your way through ... More

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Cross of a Different Kind: Cancer & Christian Spirituality

Cross of a Different Kind: Cancer & Christian Spirituality

by Anthony Maranise, Mirjana Walther (Illustrator), Melissa Hudson (Foreword by)

Literary Titan

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4out of 5 by LiteraryTitan 2 days ago

Cross of a Different Kind, written by Anthony Maranise, dives into the relationship between cancer and Christianity. A "field guide" for those affected by cancer, Cross of a Different Kind was ... More

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Lyric Novella

Lyric Novella

by Annemarie Schwarzenbach, Lucy Renner Jones (Translator), Roger Perret (Afterword by)

A challenging, beautiful book

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5out of 5 by cordeliarazali 2 days ago

This novella is an excellent book to read if you are interested in the likes of Radclyffe Hall or Jeanette Winterson. It details the struggles of a youth experiencing unrequited love. We then find, ... More

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Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

by Hugh Coolican

Never arrived

1out of 5 by vickyjones35 2 days ago

2 months ago I ordered this book as I needed it for my masters degree, there is no sign of it at all, all the other books I ordered from different sellers arrived on time. More

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