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Heir to the Empire: Star Wars Legends (The Thrawn Trilogy) (Star Wars: The Thrawn Trilogy - Legends #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780553296129
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Published: Del Rey - May 1st, 1992

It’s five years after the Rebel Alliance destroyed the Death Star, defeated Darth Vader and the Emperor, and drove the remnants of the old Imperial Starfleet to a distant corner of the galaxy. Princess Leia and Han Solo are married and expecting Jedi twins. And Luke Skywalker has become the first in a long-awaited line of Jedi Knights.

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ISBN: 9781338310474
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 15th, 2019

A startlingly original magical adventure that gives the phrase "unlikely hero" a whole new meaning.

Rose Coffin can't win. She's teased for her secondhand clothes. She's teased for blushing all the time. And she's teased for slipping into song at inopportune moments, though that's the only thing that keeps her panic at bay.

Generation Decks: The Unofficial History of Gaming Phenomenon Magic the Gathering Cover Image
ISBN: 9781781084908
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Published: Solaris - April 11th, 2017

The incredible true story behind the global gaming phenomenon!

Generation Decks tells the story of the mould-breaking fantasy card game Magic: The Gathering.

The brainchild of misfit maths genius Richard Garfield, Magic combines fiendishly complex gameplay with collectability.

The Angel Experiment: A Maximum Ride Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316067959
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Published: jimmy patterson - April 1st, 2007

Max soars above the world . . . but in James Patterson's thrilling adventure, fantasy can come crashing down to reveal the nightmares of the Angel Experiment.

The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476730400
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 7th, 2014

Now a major motion picture—directed by and starring James Franco

From the actor who somehow lived through it all, a “sharply detailed…funny book about a cinematic comedy of errors” (The New York Times): the making of the cult film phenomenon The Room.

In 2003, an independent film called The Room—starring and written, produc

My Hero Academia, Vol. 1 (My Hero Academia  #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781421582696
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Published: VIZ Media LLC - August 4th, 2015

What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called “Quirks” at age four? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course!

On Beauty: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143037743
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Published: Penguin Books - August 29th, 2006

Winner of the 2006 Orange Prize for fiction, another bestselling masterwork from the celebrated author of Swing Time and White Teeth