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  • The outlandish companion. Volume two : the second companion to the Outlander series, covering The fiery cross, A breath of snow and ashes, An echo in the bone, and Written in my own heart's blood

    The outlandish companion. Volume two : the second companion to the Outlander series, covering The fiery cross, A breath of snow and ashes, An echo in the bone, and Written in my own heart's blood2015

    by Diana. Gabaldon

    (1,977)

    Summary: The second volume of a comprehensive companion guide to each book in the "Outlander" series includes a complete chronology of the series, a guide to research sources, a Scottish glossary and...  more »

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    Call #: 813.54 GAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The Outlandish companion : in which much is revealed regarding Claire and Jamie Fraser, their lives and times, antecedents, adventures, companions, and progeny, with learned commentary (and many footnotes)

    The Outlandish companion : in which much is revealed regarding Claire and Jamie Fraser, their lives and times, antecedents, adventures, companions, and progeny, with learned commentary (and many footnotes)1999

    by Diana Gabaldon

    (13,558)

    Summary: A guide to the Outlander series, time-travel romances featuring Claire Beauchamp Randall, a Red Cross nurse. Included are synopses of novels, biographies, family trees and pronunciation help.

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    Call #: 813.54 GAB

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Amelia Peabody's Egypt : a compendium

    Amelia Peabody's Egypt : a compendium2003

    Series: Amelia Peabody Mysteries

    (1,280)

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    Call #: 813.54 AME

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The death of Stalin

    The death of Stalin2017

    by Fabien Nury

    (1,339)

    Summary: On March 1, 1953, the Secretary General of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union -- Joseph Stalin -- had a severe stroke. A doctor could not be called until the Central...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 NUR

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  • Guardians of the Louvre

    Guardians of the Louvre2016

    by Jirō Taniguchi artist

    Summary: After a group trip to Europe, a Japanese artist stops in Paris alone, intent on visiting the museums of the capital. But, bedridden in his hotel room with fever, he faces the absolute solitude of one...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 TAN

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  • Berlin

    Berlin2018

    by Jason Lutes , illustrator

    Series: Berlin Trilogy (Jason Lutes)

    (1,423)

    Summary: An intricate look at the fall of the Weimar Republic through the eyes of its citizens -- Marthe Müller, a young woman escaping the memory of a brother killed in World War I, Kurt Severing, an...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 LUT

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  • Once upon a time in France

    Once upon a time in France2019

    by Fabien Nury

    (158)

    Summary: Based on the true story of Joseph Joanovici, a Romanian Jew who immigrated to France in the 1920s and became one of the richest men in Europe as a scrap-metal magnate. During the Second World War he...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 NUR

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  • To build a fire

    To build a fire2017

    by Jack London

    (352)

    Summary: Miles across the sunless Yukon toward the Klondike to search for gold, a man and a dog trek through the Great White North, struggling to survive nature's frigid indifference. The year 1896 is bleak...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 LON

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  • The good earth

    The good earth2017

    by Pearl S. Buck

    (681)

    Summary: In The Good Earth, Pearl S. Buck paints an indelible portrait of China in the 1920s, when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 BUC

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  • My favorite thing is monsters. Book 1

    My favorite thing is monsters. Book 12017

    by Emil Ferris , illustrator

    Series: My Favorite Thing Is Monsters

    (17,280)

    Summary: Set against the tumultuous political backdrop of late 1960s Chicago, and narrated by 10-year-old Karen Reyes, Monsters is told through a fictional graphic diary employing the iconography of B-movie...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 FER

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  • Atomic blonde. Book 2, The coldest winter

    Atomic blonde. Book 2, The coldest winter2017

    by Antony Johnston

    Series: Coldest City

    (360)

    Summary: Eight years before "The Coldest City," Berlin froze. Antony Johnston returns to The Coldest City for a tale even more complex, compelling, and cold than the first! After a string of botched...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 JOH

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  • Atomic blonde. Book 1, The coldest city

    Atomic blonde. Book 1, The coldest city2017

    by Antony Johnston

    Series: Coldest City

    (2,213)

    Summary: As communism collapses and the Berlin Wall crumbles, an undercover M16 spy is killed while carrying priceless information -- a list containing the name of every spy in Berlin. But no list is found on his body.

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    Call #: 741.59 JOH

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  • The complete Battlefields. Book 1
    Staff Pick

    The complete Battlefields. Book 12009

    by Garth Ennis

    (315)

    Summary: Three tales of lost innocence, tragedy and suspense set during World War II.

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    Call #: 741.59 ENN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • A castle in England

    A castle in England2017

    by Jamie Rhodes

    (246)

    Summary: Plunge into the rich and often dark history of Scotney Castle in Kent, a place that has witnessed the rule of more than thirty monarchs and been home to generations of different families, each with...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 RHO

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  • How to survive in the North

    How to survive in the North2017

    by Luke Healy , artist

    (744)

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    Call #: 741.59 HEA

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  • The complete battlefields. Book 3

    The complete battlefields. Book 32014

    by Garth Ennis

    (88)

    Summary: Two riveting tales of war, as only bestselling graphic novelist Garth Ennis can deliver! In "The Green Fields Beyond," veteran Sergeant Stiles leads the Tankies on the killing fields of Korea during...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ENN

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  • The complete battlefields. Book 2

    The complete battlefields. Book 22017

    by Garth Ennis

    (157)

    Summary: Happy Valley: Young Australian Ken Harding arrives at his first operational squadron, keen to play his part in the aerial attack on Germany as the commander of a bomber crew. Losses have been high...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ENN

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  • Dreaming eagles
    Staff Pick

    Dreaming eagles2016

    by Garth Ennis

    (65)

    Summary: Dreaming Eagles tells the true story of the first African-American fighter pilots to join the United States Army Air Force in WWII and whose humble beginnings in Tuskegee, Alabama propelled them into...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ENN

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The summit of the gods. Book 3, Everest's mystery

    The summit of the gods. Book 3, Everest's mystery2012

    by Baku Yumemakura

    (367)

    Summary: "Far higher in the sky than imagination had dared to suggest, the white summit of Everest appeared" (George Mallory). In 1924, George Mallory and Andrew Irvine vanished on Everest's North-East ridge,...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUM

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  • Vinland saga. Book 2, England at war

    Vinland saga. Book 2, England at war2014

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (1,303)

    Summary: "The foolish King Ethelred has fled, and Askeladd's band is one of hundreds plundering the English countryside. Yet victory brings no peace to the elderly Danish King Sweyn, who worries that his...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • The fade out

    The fade out2016

    by Ed Brubaker

    (1,315)

    Summary: "Hollywood, 1948--A noir film stuck in endless reshoots. A writer plagued by nightmares from the war. A movie starlet's suspicious death. Her replacement's suspicious past. And a mogul and his...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 BRU

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  • Vinland saga. Book 3, A bloody coming of age

    Vinland saga. Book 3, A bloody coming of age2014

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (1,074)

    Summary: In a gambit to become the power behind the Danish and English thrones, Askeladd has taken the prince, Canute, and plunged deep into a winter storm behind enemy lines. Canute's father, King Sweyn,...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 4, A king is born

    Vinland saga. Book 4, A king is born2014

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (925)

    Summary: At the turn of the 11th century, the North Sea is in the grip of the Viking terror. The clever Askeladd leads his small band of mercenaries into London, with the aid of the ruthless young Thorfinn,...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 5, A life without purpose

    Vinland saga. Book 5, A life without purpose2014

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (808)

    Summary: "After the assassination of King Sweyn and the execution of Askeladd, Thorfinn lost the object of his vengeance, his sense of purpose, and his freedom. Now a broken young man, he labors far from the...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 6, Within the king's grasp

    Vinland saga. Book 6, Within the king's grasp2015

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (696)

    Summary: As Canute plots to become ruler of the entire Danish world, Thorfinn's only ambition is to see a harvest profitable enough to buy his own life back. But the fates of prince and slave will come...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 7, Deaths and decisions

    Vinland saga. Book 7, Deaths and decisions2015

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (641)

    Summary: "His army starving for resources, King Canute schemes to confiscate Ketil's farm. Ketil and his sons become fugitives, barely escaping the capital aboard Leif Ericson's ship, but Canute follows in...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 8, Troubled waters

    Vinland saga. Book 8, Troubled waters2016

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (519)

    Summary: Free at last, Thorfinn sets off on an expedition to Vinland, to establish a place free of war and slavery. In an effort to fund his project, Thorfinn visits Iceland where Halfdan, a wealthy man who...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 1, For honor and vengeance
    Staff Pick

    Vinland saga. Book 1, For honor and vengeance2013

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (2,571)

    Summary: "As a child, Thorfinn sat at the feet of the great Leif Ericson and thrilled to wild tales of a land far to the west. But his youthful fantasies were shattered by a mercenary raid. Raised by the...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The lighthouse

    The lighthouse2017

    by Paco Roca , artist

    (656)

    Summary: Francisco, a wounded, despairing sixteen-year-old Republican guard in the Spanish Civil War, is trying to flee to freedom by crossing the French border. In his escape, he encounters an old remote...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 ROC

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  • Vinland saga. Book 9, Fighting for a future

    Vinland saga. Book 9, Fighting for a future2017

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (468)

    Summary: Thorfinn and his crew are on their way to Greece, the first leg of their expedition to Vinland. Having landed near Bergen, in Norway, Thorfinn is attacked by a bear, only to be saved by a fierce...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Vinland saga. Book 10, The battle begins

    Vinland saga. Book 10, The battle begins2018

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (399)

    Summary: After months of hard labor as a farm slave, Thorfinn begins to realize what his father meant by the words, "A true warrior needs no sword." Perhaps he can find a new purchase on life in the...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • Abbott

    Abbott2018

    by Saladin Ahmed

    (1,684)

    Summary: While investigating police brutality and corruption in 1970s Detroit, journalist Elena Abbott uncovers supernatural forces being controlled by a secret society of the city's elite. In the uncertain...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 AHM

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  • The Highest House

    The Highest House2018

    by Mike Carey

    (293)

    Summary: In the country of Ossaniul, there is a fortress that is as disproportionate as it is inaccessible: the Highest House. Its masters, the noble family of Aldercrest, reign over a veritable army of...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 CAR

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  • Golden kamuy. Book 10

    Golden kamuy. Book 102019

    by Satoru Noda , artist

    Series: Golden Kamuy

    (186)

    Summary: Shiraishi is a master escape artist, but he's not very good at evading capture! After the 7th Division captures Shiraishi, Sugimoto and Hijikata join forces in an uneasy alliance to rescue him. With...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 NOD

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  • Golden kamuy. Book 11

    Golden kamuy. Book 112019

    by Satoru Noda , artist

    Series: Golden Kamuy

    (179)

    Summary: In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi Sugimoto searches the wilderness of Hokkaido for a hoard of hidden gold. With only a cryptic map and a native Ainu girl to help him,...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 NOD

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  • Golden kamuy. Book 12

    Golden kamuy. Book 122019

    by Satoru Noda , artist

    Series: Golden Kamuy

    (153)

    Summary: In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi Sugimoto searches the wilderness of Hokkaido for a hoard of hidden gold. With only a cryptic map and a native Ainu girl to help him,...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 NOD

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  • Vinland saga. Book 11, The mighty laid low

    Vinland saga. Book 11, The mighty laid low2019

    by Makoto Yukimura

    Series: Vinland Saga

    (277)

    Summary: Thanks to his claim by lineage, the attackers surrounding Jomsborg want Thorfinn to be their leader, but it is a mantle he intensely rejects. When the battle for leadership over the powerful...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUK

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  • The summit of the gods. Book 4, Because I am here

    The summit of the gods. Book 4, Because I am here2013

    by Baku Yumemakura

    (329)

    Summary: "Climbing is all I have. I climb." Photographer Fukamachi is visiting Habu's home when the felon Mohan turns up demanding the missing Kodak but is foiled when his previous captor shoots and wounds...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUM

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  • The summit of the gods. Book 5, Another summit

    The summit of the gods. Book 5, Another summit2014

    by Baku Yumemakura

    (286)

    Summary: The scene is finally set for Habu's challenge of the South West face of Everest in winter, solo and without oxygen. Fukamachi has accompanied him so far but must now descend to base camp and leave...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUM

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  • The summit of the gods. Book 2

    The summit of the gods. Book 22009

    by Baku Yumemakura

    (441)

    Summary: With what may be Mallory's camera found and lost, photographer Fukamachi delves deeper into the life of the mysterious character Bikha Sanp -- the "Venomous Snake" -- convinced that he is, in...  more »

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    Call #: 741.59 YUM

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