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Product Description: “What if what you did mattered more because life happened again and again, consequences unfolding across decades and continents?…A relentlessly paced page-turner and a profound meditation on the meaning of life.” ―Christina Baker Kline, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Orphan TrainWhat happens to us after we die? What happens before we are born? At once a riveting mystery and a testament to the profound connection between a child and parent, The Forgetting Time will lead you to reevaluate everything you believe… What would you do if your four-year-old son claimed he had lived another life and that he wants to go back to it? That he wants his other mother?Single mom Janie is trying to figure out what is going on with her beloved son Noah...read more

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9781410487360 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 2, 2016), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Noah wants to go home.
9781509806799 | Pan Macmillan, February 11, 2016, cover price $21.25 | About this edition: Noah wants to go home.
9781250076427 | Flatiron Books, February 2, 2016, cover price $25.99

Paperback:

9781250118714 | Flatiron Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: “What if what you did mattered more because life happened again and again, consequences unfolding across decades and continents?
9781509806805 | Gardners Books, February 11, 2016, cover price $21.25 | About this edition: NA

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Product Description: An unforgettable novel about a young woman and her infant son, abandoned at a seaside motel in New England, and the secrets of the townspeople who provide them with shelter. When June arrives on the coast of New England, baby in arms, an untrustworthy man by her side, Mabel—who rents them a cabin—senses trouble...read more

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9780544784666 | Houghton Mifflin, January 31, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: An unforgettable novel about a young woman and her infant son, abandoned at a seaside motel in New England, and the secrets of the townspeople who provide them with shelter.

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Product Description: The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and After Her returns with a poignant story about the true meaning—and the true price—of friendship.Drinking cost Helen her marriage and custody of her seven-year-old son, Ollie...read more

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9780062257642 | William Morrow & Co, February 23, 2016, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and After Her returns with a poignant story about the true meaning—and the true price—of friendship.

Paperback:

9780062257680 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, November 22, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and After Her returns with a poignant story about the true meaning—and the true price—of friendship.
9780062257765 | Lrg dlx edition (Harperluxe, February 23, 2016), cover price $25.99
9780062411532 | William Morrow & Co, February 23, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and After Her returns with a poignant story about the true meaning--and the true price--of friendshipDrinking cost Helen her marriage and custody of her seven-year-old son, Ollie.
9780553287745, titled "Panama Dead" | Bantam Books, July 1, 1990, cover price $2.95 | also contains Panama Dead

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9781504611640 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, February 23, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: [*Read by the Author - Joyce Maynard] The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and After Her returns with a poignant story about the true meaning -- and the true price -- of friendship.

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Product Description: "[T]his account of a freed slave boy's search for his mother is distinguished by a vivid narrative voice and page-turning suspense."—Publishers Weekly"What a treat! The voices truly sing. Brava!"—Nikki Grimes, author of What is Goodbye?
By Keith D. Shepherd (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781933693972 | Cinco Puntos Pr, August 9, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Young Gabe's is a story of heartache and jubilation.

Paperback:

9781941026571 | Reprint edition (Cinco Puntos Pr, November 15, 2016), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: "[T]his account of a freed slave boy's search for his mother is distinguished by a vivid narrative voice and page-turning suspense.
9781941026052 | Cinco Puntos Pr, March 15, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Young Gabe's is a story of heartache and jubilation.

Hardcover:

9781101946619 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, August 30, 2016, cover price $27.95

CD/Spoken Word:

9780147523266 | Unabridged edition (Random House, August 30, 2016), cover price $55.00

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Product Description: AN AMERICAN BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION ADULT DEBUT HONOR BOOKWINNER OF THE AUDIE AWARD FOR BEST FEMALE NARRATORLOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLERA sparkling talent makes her fiction debut with this infectious novel that combines the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where’d You Go, Bernadette...read more

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9780062413710 | William Morrow & Co, February 2, 2016, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: AN AMERICAN BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION ADULT DEBUT HONOR BOOKWINNER OF THE AUDIE AWARD FOR BEST FEMALE NARRATORLOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLERA sparkling talent makes her fiction debut with this infectious novel that combines the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where’d You Go, Bernadette.

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9780062413727 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, September 6, 2016), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: AN AMERICAN BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION ADULT DEBUT HONOR BOOKWINNER OF THE AUDIE AWARD FOR BEST FEMALE NARRATORLOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLERA sparkling talent makes her fiction debut with this infectious novel that combines the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where’d You Go, Bernadette.
9780062440310 | Lgr edition (Harperluxe, February 2, 2016), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: A sparkling talent makes her fiction debut with this infectious novel that combines the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where’d You Go, Bernadette.
9780062459060 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, February 2, 2016), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A sparkling talent makes her fiction debut with this infectious novel that combines the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where’d You Go, Bernadette.

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Product Description: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do.But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the nightmare he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming...read more
By Jason Isaacs (narrator)

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9781531824136 | Mp3 una edition (Candlewick Pr, August 2, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The monster showed up after midnight.
9781531824112 | Unabridged edition (Candlewick Pr, August 2, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The monster showed up after midnight.
9781511330602 | Mp3 una edition (Candlewick Pr, September 8, 2015), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The monster showed up after midnight.
9781455822485 | Com/cdr un edition (Candlewick Pr, September 27, 2011), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The monster showed up after midnight.
9781455822508 | Mp3 una edition (Candlewick Pr, September 27, 2011), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The monster showed up after midnight.

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Product Description: From a critically acclaimed fiction writer comes the moving story of a boy with extraordinary ears who — with the help of a cache of his great-grandmother’s letters — brings healing to a town burdened by the sins of its past...read more

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9780544253216 | Houghton Mifflin, July 26, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From a critically acclaimed fiction writer comes the moving story of a boy with extraordinary ears who — with the help of a cache of his great-grandmother’s letters — brings healing to a town burdened by the sins of its past.

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Product Description: Patrick Ness's #1 New York Times bestseller now in a movie tie-in version with a striking new cover.At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting-- he's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the nightmare he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments...read more

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9780763692155 | Candlewick Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Patrick Ness's #1 New York Times bestseller now in a movie tie-in version with a striking new cover.
9780763680817 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, August 4, 2015), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A new non-illustrated edition of Patrick Ness’s Carnegie Medal winner—featuring an atmospheric cover by Jim Kay with an announcement of the upcoming film adaptation.

Prebinding:

9780606321068 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, August 27, 2013), cover price $23.30 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9780606316033 | Turtleback Books, March 12, 2013, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: One snowy day, Pinky is heading to town to get a pizza for himself and his mother. He must run quickly so he doesn’t forget: mushrooms, mozzarella cheese, fresh tomatoes, onions and peas. When the Squirrel boys try to sidetrack him, Pinky becomes annoyed and kicks the tree they’re in...read more

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9780823436545 | Holiday House, July 15, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: One snowy day, Pinky is heading to town to get a pizza for himself and his mother.

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Product Description: From the immensely talented author of The Blood of Heaven comes a gothic portrait of a city ravaged by war and struck by vice and disease—Civil War New Orleans. With his virtuosic, richly historical prose, Wascom carves a tale of insurrection and ill-advised romance, spanning one year in the city at the heart of Secessia, the rebellious just-conquered south...read more

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9780802123619 | Grove Pr, July 7, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: New Orleans, May 1862.
9780387509976, titled "Digital Control Systems: Stochastic Control, Multivariable Control, Adaptive Control, Applications" | 2nd rev edition (Springer Verlag, August 1, 1991), cover price $79.00 | also contains Digital Control Systems: Stochastic Control, Multivariable Control, Adaptive Control, Applications | About this edition: This well-known book which appears in two volumes is an introduction to the field of digital, sampled-data control.

Paperback:

9780802124968 | Reprint edition (Grove Pr, July 12, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the immensely talented author of The Blood of Heaven comes a gothic portrait of a city ravaged by war and struck by vice and disease—Civil War New Orleans.

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Product Description: Barney is a very adventurous little fox club. His mummy always says 'Be Careful, Barney!', but he just won't listen. Barney thinks being daring is great fun; instead of riding his bike like his friends, he performs tricks. He loves to dress as a superhero and pretends to fly by leaping from a great height...read more

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9781609929435 | Qeb Pub Inc, July 5, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Barney is a very adventurous little fox club.

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Product Description: Long-listed for the NBCC's John Leonard PrizeThis extraordinary debut novel by Sophie McManus is a contemporary American tragedy of breathtaking scope: a dramatic story of pharmaceutical trials and Wall Street corruption; of pride and prejudice; of paranoia and office politics; of inheritance, influence, class, and power...read more

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9780374114503 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, June 2, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In this "brilliant social satire of life among the 1 percent of the 1 percent" (The Washington Post), Sophie McManus presents a contemporary American tragedy of breathtaking scope.

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9780099559078 | Gardners Books, June 30, 2016, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Long-listed for the NBCC's John Leonard PrizeThis extraordinary debut novel by Sophie McManus is a contemporary American tragedy of breathtaking scope: a dramatic story of pharmaceutical trials and Wall Street corruption; of pride and prejudice; of paranoia and office politics; of inheritance, influence, class, and power.
9781250096241 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, March 1, 2016), cover price $16.00

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Product Description: “A Kavalier & Clay for the Comic-Con Age, this is a bighearted, inventive, exuberant debut.” —Eleanor Henderson, author of Ten Thousand Saints"Proehl creates worlds within worlds within worlds, all of them full of surprise and wonder...read more

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9780399562211 | Viking Pr, June 28, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: “A Kavalier & Clay for the Comic-Con Age, this is a bighearted, inventive, exuberant debut.

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Product Description: Don't look awayNo one wants to be the mother whose child disappears. It's unthinkable, the stuff of nightmares. But when she turns her back to pay a parking meter, Carrie Morgan becomes that mother. Ben is gone, and more than a year later, it's clear that he is never coming back...read more

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9781410489524 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 4, 2016), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: Don't look awayNo one wants to be the mother whose child disappears.

Paperback:

9781492618645 | Sourcebooks Landmark, February 2, 2016, cover price $14.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511305525 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, February 1, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A missing son returns, only to vanish again within 24 hours.
9781511305501 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 1, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A missing son returns, only to vanish again within 24 hours.

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Product Description: Sandeep Sanghavi, the mixed-race son of an Indian businesswoman and a famous American astronomer lives a nomadic albeit mundane life traveling the country with his mother's hotel consulting firm. His life becomes more interesting when various lost objects suddenly begin to reappear...read more

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9781593766412 | Soft Skull Pr, May 10, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Sandeep Sanghavi, the mixed-race son of an Indian businesswoman and a famous American astronomer lives a nomadic albeit mundane life traveling the country with his mother's hotel consulting firm.

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Product Description: Set in Salé, Morocco—the hometown Abdellah Taïa fled but to which he returns again and again in his acclaimed fiction and films—Infidels follows the life of Jallal, the son of a prostitute witch doctor—"a woman who knew men, humanity, better than anyone...read more

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9781609806804 | Seven Stories Pr, May 3, 2016, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Set in Salé, Morocco—the hometown Abdellah Taïa fled but to which he returns again and again in his acclaimed fiction and films—Infidels follows the life of Jallal, the son of a prostitute witch doctor—"a woman who knew men, humanity, better than anyone.

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Product Description: Called “remarkable” (The Wall Street Journal) and “an ambitious, colossal debut novel” (Publishers Weekly), Helen DeWitt’s The Last Samurai is back in print at lastHelen DeWitt’s 2000 debut, The Last Samurai, was “destined to become a cult classic” (Miramax)...read more

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9780786866687 | Miramax, September 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A child prodigy with an insatiable thirst for knowledge, Ludo's obsession with Kurosawa's 'Seven Samurai' and its lessons in Samurai virtue lead him to embark on a quest to find his father, approaching seven men to test their worthiness.

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9780811225502 | Reprint edition (New Directions, May 31, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Called “remarkable” (The Wall Street Journal) and “an ambitious, colossal debut novel” (Publishers Weekly), Helen DeWitt’s The Last Samurai is back in print at lastHelen DeWitt’s 2000 debut, The Last Samurai, was “destined to become a cult classic” (Miramax).
9780786887002 | Reprint edition (Miramax, March 1, 2002), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A child prodigy with an insatiable thirst for knowledge, Ludo's obsession with Kurosawa's 'Seven Samurai' and its lessons in Samurai virtue lead him to embark on a quest to find his father, approaching seven men to test their worthiness.

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Product Description: East Liberty is a poetic, passionate coming-of-age novel spanning 1955 to 1963, set in an Italian-American neighborhood in Pittsburgh. Roberto (Bobby) Renzo, the novel’s fatherless narrator and main character, lives with Francene Renzo, his beautiful, mysterious, and unconventional mother who gave birth to him out of wedlock...read more
By Fred Gardaphé (foreword by)

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9781611176421 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, April 5, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: East Liberty is a poetic, passionate coming-of-age novel spanning 1955 to 1963, set in an Italian-American neighborhood in Pittsburgh.

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Product Description: Even before he was born, Vincent was a restless chick. He left the egg faster than his brothers and sisters. Now he wants to be the first one to eat worms, to roost with the chickens and walk to school through the woods. A fox makes Vincent more careful, but he’ll probably never be quiet and patient …A mother hen has a lot of patience with her busy chick in this playful, humorous story for children aged 4 and up...read more
By Loufane (illustrator) and Thierry Robberecht

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9781605371962 | Clavis Pub, April 12, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Even before he was born, Vincent was a restless chick.

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Product Description: "When her son is accused of a violent crime, church first lady Gloria Jones finds herself battling his prosecutor--as well as her own inner demons--to save him in this drama-filled novel from bestselling, award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley...read more

Hardcover:

9781410487032 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 16, 2016), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: "When her son is accused of a violent crime, church first lady Gloria Jones finds herself battling his prosecutor--as well as her own inner demons--to save him in this drama-filled novel from bestselling, award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley.

Paperback:

9781476714950 | Gallery Books, July 7, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: When her son is in trouble, a heartbroken mother finds the courage and faith to save him, in ReShonda Tate Billingsley’s powerful family drama—a novel as timely as today’s headlines.

Product Description: From the bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park comes a tense, emotional drama about what happens to a family when a secret is kept hidden, and a stranger is suddenly introduced into the dynamic.Annie Delancey is happily married, in her early 50s, with three grown children...read more

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9781410474421 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 19, 2014), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: From the bestselling author of "Thursdays in the Park "comes a tense, emotional drama about what happens to a family when a secret is kept hidden, and a stranger is suddenly introduced into the dynamic.

Paperback:

9781623658212 | Reprint edition (Quercus, July 15, 2014), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: From the bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park comes a tense, emotional drama about what happens to a family when a secret is kept hidden, and a stranger is suddenly introduced into the dynamic.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681442129 | Quercus, April 5, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: From the bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park comes a tense, emotional drama about what happens to a family when a secret is kept hidden, and a stranger is suddenly introduced into the dynamic.

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Product Description: Thirty-nine-year-old British photographer and single mom Tess has a good life that revolves around her nine-year-old son Joe and her thriving career. Things look even better when she meets Greg, a charismatic American pediatric heart surgeon, on a photo shoot...read more

Hardcover:

9781623659080 | Quercus, February 9, 2016, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Thirty-nine-year-old British photographer and single mom Tess has a good life that revolves around her nine-year-old son Joe and her thriving career.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781681442082 | Quercus, April 5, 2016, cover price $96.00 | About this edition: Thirty-nine-year-old British photographer and single mom Tess has a good life that revolves around her nine-year-old son Joe and her thriving career.

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Product Description: For ten year-old Jeremiah Prins, the life of privilege as the son of a school headmaster in the Dutch East Indies comes crashing to a halt in 1942 after the Japanese Imperialist invasion of the Southeast Pacific. Jeremiah takes on the responsibility of caring for his younger siblings when his father and older stepbrothers are separated from the rest of the family, and he is surprised by what life in the camp reveals about a woman he barely knows his frail, troubled mother...read more

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9780307446497 | Waterbrook Pr, August 19, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A boy coming of age in a time of war…the love that inspires him to survive.

Library:

9781628999297 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, April 1, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: For ten year-old Jeremiah Prins, the life of privilege as the son of a school headmaster in the Dutch East Indies comes crashing to a halt in 1942 after the Japanese Imperialist invasion of the Southeast Pacific.

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Product Description: Get ready for the battle that will shake the world -- and the afterworld.In the epic conclusion to Alex and Ren's quest, they must face off against the Death Walkers, The Order, and an army raised from the dead. Can Alex put an end to the chaos and send these evil spirits back where they belong -- without putting an end to his own life?In the tradition of The 39 Clues and Spirit Animals, the TombQuest adventure continues online, with an epic game! Build an Egyptian tomb of your own, hide treasure and protect it with traps, then challenge your friends to play through...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9780545910842 | Unabridged edition (Scholastic Audio Cassette, March 29, 2016), cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Get ready for the battle that will shake the world -- and the afterworld.
9780545910859 | Unabridged edition (Scholastic Audio Cassette, March 29, 2016), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Get ready for the battle that will shake the world -- and the afterworld.

School and Library:

9780545723428 | Scholastic Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Get ready for the battle that will shake the world -- and the afterworld.

Library:

9780545871112 | Scholastic Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Get ready for the battle that will shake the world -- and the afterworld.

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