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No Time to Spare: Thinking about What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781328661593
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - December 5th, 2017

Ursula K. Le Guin on the absurdity of denying your age: "If I'm ninety and believe I'm forty-five, I'm headed for a very bad time trying to get out of the bathtub."

On cultural perceptions of fantasy: "The direction of escape is toward freedom. So what is 'escapism' an accusation of?"

Beau Death Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616959050
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Published: Soho Crime - December 5th, 2017

Peter Diamond, British detective extraordinaire, must dig deep into Bath history to ferret out the secrets of one of its most famous (and scandalous) icons Richard "Beau" Nash, who might be the victim of a centuries old murder.

Year One: Chronicles of the One, Book 1 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250122957
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Published: St. Martin's Press - December 5th, 2017


A stunning new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts--Year One is an epic of hope and horror, chaos and magick, and a journey that will unite a desperate group of people to fight the battle of their lives...

It began on New Year's Eve.

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Happiness in This Life: A Passionate Meditation on Earthly Existence Cover Image
By Francis, Oonagh Stransky (Translator)
ISBN: 9780525510970
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Published: Random House - December 5th, 2017

A collection of homilies, speeches, and "messages of the day" that brings together Pope Francis's wisdom on finding happiness in the here and now