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Acts of King Arthur and his noble knights
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
PS3537.T3234 A64 2007 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
From the Publisher: John Steinbeck's retelling of Malory's beloved Arthurian stories will capture the attention and imagination of legions of Steinbeck fans, including those who love Arthurian romances, as well as countless readers of science fiction and fantasy literature. Featuring the ...
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Adventures of Telemachus
Aragon, 1897-
PQ2601.R2 A9513 1988 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Allan Quatermain
Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925.
PR4731 .A68 1995 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Always coming home
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-
PS3562.E42 A79 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Amber spyglass
Pullman, Philip, 1946-
PZ7.P968 Am 2000 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Lyra and Will find themselves at the center of a battle between the forces of the Authority and those gathered by Lyra's father, Lord Asriel.
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American gods : a novel
Gaiman, Neil.
PS3557.A3519 A84 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A master of inventive fiction pens the story of an ex-con who is offered a job as a bodyguard for Mr. Wednesday, a trickster and a rogue. Shadow soon learns that his role in the man's schemes are far more dangerous and dark than he could have ever imagined.
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Annotated hobbit : The hobbit, or, There and back again
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
PR6039.O32 H6 2002 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
J.R.R. Tolkien's beloved novel The hobbit has deep roots in European folklore, mythology, and language. As a reader's introduction to Tolkien's Middle-earth, it contains references to the ancient history of this imaginary world which, though rarely explained, contribute greatly to the eff...
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Annotated She : a critical edition of H. Rider Haggard's Victorian romance with introduction and notes
Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925.
PR4731 .S6 1991 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Annotated Wizard of Oz : the wonderful Wizard of Oz
Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919.
PS3503.A723 W59 2000 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
An illustrated, annotated reproduction of the 1900 edition of the story of Dorothy's journey over the rainbow to the wonderful world of Oz; with discussion of character sources, critical interpretations, and information on the life of author L. Frank Baum.
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Arise and walk : a novel
Gifford, Barry, 1946-
PS3557.I283 A89 1994 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
From the acclaimed author of Night People and Wild at Heart comes a stark, eccentric, and wholly original plunge into the dark and grimy world of just revenge. Set in New Orleans at the turn of the twenty-first century, Arise and Walk continues the chronicle of American madness begun in N...
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Black oxen
Knox, Elizabeth.
PR9639.3.K57 B58 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
This is "the story of Carme Risk's pursuit of her beautiful and not quite human father through two worlds and three changes of identity."--Jacket.
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Blue light : a novel
Mosley, Walter.
PS3563.O88456 B6 1998 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A spiritual novel on a cosmic ray which hits some people on Earth, giving them superhuman powers in strength and intelligence. They band to form a commune in California, but come under threat from the spirit of Death, also created by the ray.
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Briar rose
Coover, Robert.
PS3553.O633 B75 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
An allegorical retelling of Sleeping Beauty. It features a princess who dreams of a succession of kissing princes, and a fairy who inhabits her dreams, regaling her with legends of other sleeping beauties. A look at the power of romantic desire.
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Chimera
Barth, John.
PS3552.A75 C5 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
In CHIMERA John Barth injects his signature wit into the tales of Scheherezade of the Thousand and One Nights, Perseus, the slayer of Medusa, and Bellerophon, who tamed the winged horse Pegasus. In a book that the Washington Post called "stylishly maned, tragically songful, and serpentine...
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Complete Sylvie and Bruno
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.
PR4611 .S9 1991 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Two fairy children meet adventure in such places as Dogland, Outland, and Elfland.
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Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
PS1308.A2 S73 1983 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Daniel Beard's original illustrations accompany the story of a Connecticut workman who finds himself transported back to medieval England.
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Dead voices : natural agonies in the new world
Vizenor, Gerald Robert, 1934-
PS3572.I9 D43 1992 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Gerald Vizenor gives life to traditional tribal stories by presenting them in a new perspective: he challenges the idyllic perception of rural life, offering in its stead an unusual vision of survival in the cities--the sanctuaries for humans and animals. It is a tribal vision, a quest fo...
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Duplex : a novel
Davis, Kathryn, 1946-
PS3554.A934923 D87 2013 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Face at the window
McFarland, Dennis.
PS3563.C3629 F3 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A psychological novel on a man who in his old age meets ghosts, each of whom represents a facet of his earlier life. In this way there emerges the story of Cookson Selway, a crook who made millions. By the author of School for the Blind.
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Fantasy hall of fame
PS648.F3 F36 1998 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
The definitive collection of the best modern fantasy. Chosen by the members of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.
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Fight Club : a novel
Palahniuk, Chuck.
PS3566.A4554 F54 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
In a confusing world poised on the brink of mayhem, Tyler Durden, a projectionist, waiter, and anarchic genius, comes up with an idea to create clubs in which young men can escape their humdrum existence and prove themselves in barehanded fights.
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Fixed period : a novel
Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882.
PR5684 .F5 1990 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Trollope's only science fiction novel, written in 1880, is set in the year 1980 on an island near New Zealand where euthanasia for citizens over the age of 67 is compulsory.
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Flight : a novel
Alexie, Sherman, 1966-
PS3551.L35774 F57 2007 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A gifted and accomplished storyteller returns with a powerful and timely novel of a troubled foster teenager. Simultaneously wrenching and deeply humorous, wholly contemporary yet steeped in American
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Free-lance pallbearers
Reed, Ishmael, 1938-
PS3568.E365 F7 1999 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
"Ishmael Reed's first novel zooms readers off to the crazy, ominous kingdom of Harry Sam - a miserable and dangerous place ruled for thirty years by Harry Sam, a former used car salesman who wields his power from his bathroom throne. In a land of a thousand contradictions peopled by cops ...
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From the dust returned : a family remembrance
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-
PS3503.R167 F76 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
"They have lived for centuries in a house of legend and mystery in upper Illinois - and they are not like other midwesterners. Rarely encountered in daylight hours, their children are curious and wild; their old ones have survived since before the Sphinx first sank its paws deep in Egypti...
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Golden age : a novel
Ajvaz, Michal, 1949-
PG5039.1.J83 Z39 2010 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Heir to the philosophical-fantastical tradition of Borges, Calvino, and Perec, The Golden Age is Michal Ajvaz s greatest and most ambitious work.
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Golden compass
Pullman, Philip, 1946-
PZ7.P968 Go 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.
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Grendel
Gardner, John, 1933-
PS3557.A712 G7 1985 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
The first and most terrifying monster in English literature, from the great early epic Beowulf, tells his own side of the story.
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Grimus : a novel
Rushdie, Salman.
PR6068.U757 G7 2003 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
After drinking an elixir that bestows immortality upon him, a young Indian named Flapping Eagle spends the next seven hundred years sailing the seas with the blessing, and ultimately the burden, of living forever. Eventually, he grows weary of the sameness of life and journeys to the moun...
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Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary cri
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
PR3724 .G7 1995 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays - newly commissioned or revised for a student audience - that read Gulliver's Travels from five contemporary critical perspectives. Each cr...
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Gulliver's travels
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
PR3724.G8 S85 1991 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
On four voyages, an Englishman becomes shipwrecked in various lands.
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Handmaid's tale
Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-
PR9199.3.A8 H3 1998 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
"This visionary novel. in which God and Government are joined, and America is run as a Puritanical Theoracy, can be read as a companion volume to Orwell's 1984-its verso, in fact. It gives you the same degree of chill, even as it suggests the varieties of tyrannical experience; it evokes ...
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Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel
Murakami, Haruki, 1949-
PL856.U673 S4513 1993 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
The last surviving victim of an experiment that implanted the subjects' heads with electrodes that decipher coded messages is the unnamed narrator. Half the chapters are set in Tokyo, where the narrator negotiates underground worlds populated by INKlings, dodges opponents of both sides of...
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Rowling, J. K.
PZ7.R79835 Haj 1999 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.
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Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
Rowling, J. K.
PZ7.R79835 Hal 2000 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Fourteen-year-old Harry Potter joins the Weasleys at the Quidditch World Cup, then enters his fourth year at Hogwarts Academy where he is mysteriously entered in an unusual contest that challenges his wizarding skills, friendships and character, amid signs that an old enemy is growing str...
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Rowling, J. K.
PZ7.R79835 Halm 2003 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
When the government of the magic world and authorities at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry refuse to believe in the growing threat of a freshly revived Lord Voldemort, fifteen-year-old Harry Potter finds support from his loyal friends in facing the evil wizard and other new terr...
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Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban
Rowling, J. K.
PZ7.R79835 Ham 1999 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
During his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter must confront the devious and dangerous wizard responsible for his parents' deaths.
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Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone
Rowling, J. K.
PZ7.R79835 Har 1998 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.
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Hero and the crown
McKinley, Robin.
PZ7.M1988 He 1985 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Aerin, with the guidance of the wizard Luthe and the help of the Blue Sword, wins the birthright due her as the daughter of the Damarian king and a witchwoman of the mysterious, demon-haunted North.
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Hidden latitudes : a novel
Anderson, Alison.
PS3551.N354 H53 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
The story of the aviatrix Amelia Earhart, some 40 years after her disappearance on her round-the-world flight. It is told as she spies on a young couple, repairing their boat on her island while sailing in the Pacific. She never reveals herself. A first novel.
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How like a god
Clough, B. W.
PS3553.L628 H68 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A computer programmer discovers he has the power to impose his will on people, a power transmitted to him via computers. When he realizes that he in turn is transmitting the power to his children, he takes fright at the chaos this could create. To stop the process he abandons his family a...
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Jalamanta : a message from the desert
Anaya, Rudolfo A.
PS3551.N27 J35 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A New Age novel on a prophet who returns to his village from a 30-year exile in the desert. He reconnects with his wife who tends goats and resumes preaching, calling on people to fill their own lives with the light of God. By the author of Bless Me.
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Last man
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
PR5397 .L3 1994 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Best remembered as the author of Frankenstein, Mary Shelley wrote The Last Man eight years later, on returning to England from Italy after her husband Percy's death. It is the twenty-first century, and England is a republic governed by a ruling elite, one of whom, Adrian, Earl of Windsor,...
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Lives of the monster dogs
Bakis, Kirsten.
PS3552.A436 L58 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A German scientist in Canada creates over 100 dogs who can talk and walk on hind legs. One day they revolt and move to New York where they become instant celebrities. Rich, intelligent and elegantly dressed, their story is told by a young woman journalist who befriends them and who discov...
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Lost world : being an account of the recent amazing adventures of Professor George E. Challenger, Lord John Roxton, Professor Summerlee, and Mr. E.
Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930.
PR4622 .L6 2003 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Two scientists, a big game hunter, and a journalist travel to the Amazon rain forest. On a volcanic plateau, they discover an isolated world still inhabited by dinosaurs, climaxing in a chase scene with a Tyrannosaurus Rex.
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Madeleine is sleeping
Bynum, Sarah Shun-lien.
PS3602.Y58 M33 2004 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
When a girl falls into a deep sleep, the borders of her real life in a French village and a mysterious fantasy world disappear.
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My other life
Theroux, Paul.
PS3570.H4 M88 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A fictionalized autobiography of a travel writer. There are descriptions of his experiences as a teacher of English in an African village, his meeting with the writer, Anthony Burgess, and his encounter with Queen Elizabeth of England.
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Napoleon of Notting Hill
Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936.
PR4453.C4 N3 1994 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Narn i chîn Húrin : the tale of the children of Húrin
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
PR6039.O32 N37 2007 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A fantasy adventure saga set in the early days of Middle-Earth features humans and elves, dwarves and dragons, orcs and dark sorcerers clashing in an epic battle between good and evil.
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Neveryóna, or, The tale of signs and cities
Delany, Samuel R.
PS3554.E437 N4 1993 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
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Orlando : a biography
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941.
PR6045.O72 O7 2006 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
"Virginia Woolf's exuberant 'biography' tells the story of the cross-dressing, sex-changing Orlando who begins life as a young noble in the sixteenth century and moves through numerous historical and geographical worlds to finish as a modern woman writer in the 1920s. The book is in part ...
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Other wind
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-
PS3562.E42 O84 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
The sorcerer Alder has the power of mending, but it may have become the power of destruction: every night he dreams of the wall between the land of the living and the land of the dead, and the wall is being dismantled. If the wall is breached, the dead will invade Earthsea. Ged, once Arch...
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Pfitz
Crumey, Andrew, 1961-
PR6053.R76 P47 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
An idealistic 18th century prince decides to create the perfect city--on paper. But a city needs inhabitants, so the prince hires specialists to fabricate their lives. The novel describes the way the specialists go about their task.
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Plan B : a novel
Himes, Chester B., 1909-
PS3515.I713 P58 1993 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Tomsson Black, political visionary, business genius, and underground revolutionary, plots to avenge injustice by instigating racial turmoil. The roots of racism extend far back into his ancestry, and persecution and suffering have affected many generations of his family. Tomsson's own mis...
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Porius : a romance of the Dark Ages
Powys, John Cowper, 1872-1963.
PR6031.O867 P67 1994 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
"Porius stood upon the low square tower above the Southern Gate of Mynydd-y-Gaer, and looked down on the wide stretching valley below." So begins one of the most unique novels of twentieth-century literature, by one of its most "extraordinary, neglected geniuses," said Robertson Davies of...
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Practical magic
Hoffman, Alice.
PS3558.O3447 P73 1995 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Orphaned at an early age, Gillian and Sally Owen are raised by an aunt who deals in sorcery. The girls long for the normal life and leave home as soon as they can. Years later tragedy strikes and it is then they realize that magic is their gift, not their affliction. By the author of Illu...
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Redwall
Jacques, Brian.
PR6060.A36 R43 1998 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
When the peaceful life of ancient Redwall Abbey is shattered by the arrival of the evil rat Cluny and his villainous hordes, Matthias, a young mouse, determines to find the legendary sword of Martin the Warrior which, he is convinced, will help Redwall's inhabitants destroy the enemy.
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Sabine's notebook : in which the extraordinary correspondence of Griffin & Sabine continues
Bantock, Nick.
PR6052.A54 S24 1992 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Griffiin & Sabine, the most creative and discussed bestseller of 1991, left readers on the edge of a precipice. In the second volume of this inventive trilogy, they begin--along with Griffin--the fall. Told through strangely beautiful postcards and richly decorated letters, that actually ...
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Sailing to Byzantium
Silverberg, Robert.
PS648.S3 S25 2000 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
In this collection, Robert Silverberg presents the novellas that won him multiple Hugo and Nebula Award nominations. Included are "The Secret Sharer", "Thomas the Proclaimer" and the title story,
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Story of General Dann and Mara's daughter, griot and the snow dog : a novel
Lessing, Doris May, 1919-
PR6023.E833 S78 2005 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Dann tavels with a snow dog, hunting for knowldge and grappling with despair, while Mara's daughter and Griot embark on a strange adventure, discovering that love and song can bring happiness.
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Subtle knife
Pullman, Philip, 1946-
PZ7.P968 Su 1997 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
As the boundaries between worlds begin to dissolve, Lyra and her daemon help Will Parry in his search for his father and for a powerful, magical knife.
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Swamplandia!
Russell, Karen, 1981-
PS3618.U755 S93 2011 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Twelve year old Ava must travel into the Underworld part of the swamp in order to save her family's dynasty of Bigtree alligator wrestling. This novel takes us to the swamps of the Florida Everglades, and introduces us to Ava Bigtree, an unforgettable young heroine. The Bigtree alligato...
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Tales from Earthsea
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-
PZ7.L5215 Tal 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Explores further the magical world of Earthsea through five tales of events which occur before or after the time of the original novels, as well as an essay on the people, languages, history and magic of the place.
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Tales from the perilous realm
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
PR6039.O32 T35 2008 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Never before published in a single volume, Tolkien's four novellas (Farmer Giles of Ham, Leaf by Niggle, Smith of Wootton Major, and Roverandom) and one book of poems (The Adventures of Tom Bombadil) are gathered together for the first time, in a fully illustrated volume. This new, defini...
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Tales from Watership Down
Adams, Richard, 1920-
PR6051.D345 T3 1996 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Nineteen interconnected stories set in the world of rabbits. In one of them the rabbit hero, El-ahrairah, obtains for his people the sense of smell, in another he saves them from an invasion by rats. A sequel to the 1974 novel, Watership Down.
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Talisman : a novel
King, Stephen, 1947-
PS3561.I483 T3 2001 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
En 12-årig dreng bliver ved en vens hjælp ført ind i Territorierne, en eventyrlig og farlig parallelverden, for at finde den talisman, der kan frelse både hans kræftsyge mor, Territoriernes dronning og verden fra ondskaben.
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Time traveler's wife
Niffenegger, Audrey.
PS3564.I362 T56 2004 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
A dazzling novel in the most untraditional fashion, this is the remarkable story of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time, and Clare Abshire, an artist whose life takes a natural sequential course. Henry and Clare's passionate love affai...
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Tuesday
Wiesner, David.
PZ7.W6367 Tu 1991 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Frogs rise on their lily pads, float through the air, and explore the nearby houses while their inhabitants sleep.
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What a piece of work I am : a confabulation
Kraft, Eric.
PS3561.R22 W43 1994 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
After high school, Ariane Lodkochnikov worked as a waitress in a clam bar. It was a job but not a life, so one day she took off her goofy clam hat and quit. She couldn't have guessed then that her life would take her so far from her home in Babbington, Long Island. What a Piece of Work I ...
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Widows of Eastwick
Updike, John.
PS3571.P4 W48 2008 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie return to the old Rhode Island seaside town where they indulged in wicked mischief under the influence of the diabolical Darryl Van Horne. Darryl is gone, and their lovers of the time have aged or died, but enchantment remains in the familiar streets and scenery...
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Winter's tale
Helprin, Mark.
PS3558.E4775 W5 1995 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
When master mechanic Peter Lake attempts to rob a mansion on the Upper West Side, he is caught by young Beverly Penn, the terminally ill daughter of the house, and their subsequent love sends Peter on a desperate personal journey.
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Witching hour : a novel
Rice, Anne, 1941-
PS3568.I265 W5 1990 Book Stacks (A-K 3rd Floor, L-Z 2nd Floor) Check availability
From the author of the extraordinary Vampire Chronicles comes a huge, hypnotic novel of witchcraft and the occult through four centuries. Demonstrating, once again, her gift for spellbinding storytelling and the creation of legend, Anne Rice makes real for us a great dynasty of witches--a...