Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)

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Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood

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The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)

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Becoming

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Outlander (Outlander, #1)

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The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the TrainAn alternative cover edition for this ISBN can be found here Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning She knows it will wait at the same signal each time, overlooking a row of back gardens She s even started to feel like she knows the people who live in one of the houses Jess and

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)

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A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)

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The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)

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Where the Crawdads Sing

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A Man Called Ove

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The Dispatcher

The DispatcherListening Length 2 hours and 18 minutes One day, not long from now, it becomes almost impossible to murder anyone 999 times out of a thousand, anyone who is intentionally killed comes back How We don t know But it changes everything war, crime, daily life Tony Valdez is a Dispatcher a

Yes Please

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American Gods (American Gods, #1)

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