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Fanning, Diane.

Summary: "30th May, 1944. Libby Clark is roused from sleep by a colleague in distress. Marvin's cousin Frannie has been charged with treason, and he hopes that Libby can find a way to help prove her innocence. Libby, a chemist at a secret World War II facility in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, agrees to help her friend and pursue the truth. Libby's investigations soon uncover treachery. But the evil at Oak Ridge...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2016

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Stevenson, Jane

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Follett, Ken.

Summary: A thriller on genes manipulation. By chance a woman scientist comes across twins who were born of different mothers and so discovers a secret U.S. government project to produce the perfect soldier. The discovery of these experiments, in which women without knowing gave birth to test-tube clones, puts her life in danger.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1996

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOL

Long, Jeff.

Summary: When he opens an ancient relic, a wealthy artifact collector accidentally unleashes a virulent airborne plague that threatens to annihilate all life on Earth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LON

Brown, Sandra

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2002

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BRO

Brown, Sandra

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Benedict, Marie

26 holds on 10 copies

Summary: Hedy Kiesler is lucky. Her beauty leads to a starring role in a controversial film and marriage to a powerful Austrian arms dealer, allowing her to evade Nazi persecution despite her Jewish heritage. But Hedy is also intelligent. At lavish Vienna dinner parties, she overhears the Third Reich's plans. One night in 1937, desperate to escape her controlling husband and the rise of the Nazis, she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Palmer, Catherine

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Palmer

Abbott, Megan

Summary: Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious Diane Fleming appeared in her high school echemistry class. But Diane's academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two developed an unlikely friendship... until Diane shared a secret that changed everything between them. More than a decade later, Kit thinks she's put Diane behind her forever, and she's begun to fulfill...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown and Company 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ABB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION ABB

Suarez, Daniel

Summary: When her research is being used to run unmanned drones, Lindsey McKinney and Odin, a Special Ops soldier with an insight into the faceless enemy, must slow the advance long enough for the world to recognize its destructive power.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SUA

Ghosh, Amitav.

Summary: Off the easternmost coast of India lies the immense archipelago of tiny islands known as the Sundarbans. Life here is precarious, ruled by the unforgiving tides and the constant threat of attacks by Bengal tigers. Into this place of vengeful beauty come two seekers from different worlds, whose lives collide with tragic consequences. The settlers of the remote Sundarbans believe that anyone...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GHO

Harper, Karen (Karen S.)

Summary: What started as an exploration of the past soon escalates into an all-too-current danger. Someone is watching--someone who really doesn't want Claire digging into the past or Nick making connections to a current, violent murder case he's investigating. The bog's corpses may be long dead, but if Claire and Nick don't figure out who's gunning for a fresh kill, the next bodies to be discovered...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Cussler, Clive.

Summary: Earth us a paradox - a fertile world three-quarters covered with water, yet in danger of running dry. Overuse and pollution have drained most of its fresh water, and scientist Francesca Carval's brilliant formula for desalination has vanished with her plane over South America. But when Kurt Austin and his NUMA team come across a pod of dead whales, their investigation takes them to the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CUS

Brennan, Marie

Summary: Within the Sanctuary of Wings is the conclusion to Marie Brennan's thrilling Lady Trent Memoirs After nearly five decades (and, indeed, the same number of volumes), one might think they were well-acquainted with the Lady Isabella Trent--dragon naturalist, scandalous explorer, and perhaps as infamous for her company and feats of daring as she is famous for her discoveries and additions to the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TOR 2017

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Graham, Heather

Summary: "Wrapping up a normal day at the office, criminal psychologist Kieran Finnegan is accosted by a desperate woman who shoves an infant into her arms and then flees, only to be murdered minutes later on a busy Manhattan street. Who was the woman? Where did the baby come from? Kieran can't stop thinking about the child and the victim, so her boyfriend, Craig Frasier, does what any good special...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FICTION GRA

Praag, Menna van.

Summary: "Etta Sparks's cozy dress shop, tucked away at the end of a winding Cambridge road, is a magical place - anyone who steps inside the little blue door to glimpse the glorious silks and jewel-hued velvets can see they are someplace special. But only Etta knows the dresses she sells are actually magic - a few stitches from her needle and each gown imbues the wearer with the confidence to achieve...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books Trade Paperbacks 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Praag 2014

Kiernan, Stephen P.

Summary: Dr. Kate Philo and her scientific exploration team make a breathtaking discovery in the Arctic: the body of a man buried deep in the ice. Remarkably, the frozen man is brought back to the lab and successfully reanimated man begins to regain his memories, the team learns that he was--is--a judge, Jeremiah Rice, and the last thing he remembers is falling overboard into the Arctic Ocean in 1906....

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KIE

Ream, Ashley

Summary: "'Ashley Ream has an absolutely astounding voice--she is one of the most compelling, sharpest writers working today. The 100 Year Miracle is already one of my favorite novels of 2016--Gillian Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Gone Girl.' Once a century, for only six days, the bay around a small Washington island glows like a water-bound aurora. Dr. Rachel Bell, a scientist studying...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REA

Brennan, Marie

Summary: Iconoclastic scientist Isabella, Lady Trent of Scirland, embarks on a two-year global voyage, hoping to determine the relationships among the endless varieties of dragon.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2015

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Rothman, Andrea

Summary: How does smell work? Specifically, how do olfactory sensory neurons project to their targets in the olfactory bulb, where smell is processed? Justin McKinnon has hired fresh-faced graduate student Emily to study that question. What Justin hasn't told Emily is that two other scientists in the lab, Aeden and Allegra, are working on a very similar topic, and their findings may compete with her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Jansson, Susanne

Summary: In the remote Swedish wetlands lies Mossmarken: the village on the edge of the mire where, once upon a time, people came to leave offerings to the gods. Biologist Nathalie came in order to study the peat bogs. But she has a secret: Mossmarken was once her home, a place where terrible things happened. She has returned at last, determined to confront her childhood trauma and find out the truth....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC JAN
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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jansson 2018

Mascarenhas, Kate

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: In 1967, four female scientists worked together to build the world's first time machine. But just as they are about to debut their creation, one of them suffers a breakdown, putting the whole project--and future of time travel--in jeopardy. To protect their invention, one member is exiled from the team--erasing her contributions from history. Fifty years later, time travel is a big business....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane Books 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Mascarenhas 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Hoag, Tami.

Summary: California, 1984. Detective Tony Mendez, fresh from a law enforcement course at FBI headquarters, is charged with discovering the identity of a brutal, calculating psychopath. His search pushes him ever deeper into the lives of three children, and closer to the young teacher whose interest in recent events becomes as intense as his own.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M HOA

Hoag, Tami.

Summary: California, 1984. Detective Tony Mendez, fresh from a law enforcement course at FBI headquarters, is charged with discovering the identity of a brutal, calculating psychopath. His search pushes him ever deeper into the lives of three children, and closer to the young teacher whose interest in recent events becomes as intense as his own.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hoa

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hoag 2010