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A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Series #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143119685
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Published: Penguin Books - December 27th, 2011

Diana, a witch, finds an alchemical manuscript while researching at Oxford which begins to attract unwanted attention from others who want the manuscript. To Diana's surprise, a vampire comes to her side when other creatures threaten her. Now Diana must learn how to connect with her magic for her own safety and immerse herself into the part of herself she was avoiding for so long.

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The One Cover Image
ISBN: 9781335998859
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Published: Hanover Square Press - April 16th, 2019

Follow five POVs of people who have found their perfect match through DNA. But even genetically perfect pairs keep secrets. See how science and love make an impact on society and the views on what truly makes a perfect partner.

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How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534448667
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 10th, 2021

Moon, a smart-mouthed, creative teenager is forced to go on a charity tour with her pure, religious, influencer twin sister Star, who is one of the headliners. As a blooming photographer, Moon explores her creative side creating a tarot deck with pictures of nature she takes over the course of the years. This story has self-love, self-acceptance, finding self-worth, and taking a stand for oneself (plus a little romance!)

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Girly Drinks: A World History of Women and Alcohol Cover Image
ISBN: 9781335282408
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Published: Hanover Square Press - October 19th, 2021

What do girly drinks and "manly" drinks have in common? Women! This book dives into the history of how involved women were in creating, distributing, and improving beer, wine, and alcohol, from a Somerian beer goddess to Cleopatra to the Minnesota woman behind the Tiki Bar. So gather your drink of choice, this book, learn about drinking through the ages, and know a women helped create what we know and love today.