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Inca Gold

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt and a band of one-dimensional characters search for hidden treasure. Rousing Adventure.

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Then and there he vowed never to complain or make jokes about bologna sandwiches ever again.

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4/2000

Nightprobe!

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt searches for a lost train.

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6/2000

Raise The Titanic!

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt raises, well, the Titanic!

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6/2000

Sahara

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt searches the Niger River for the source of mutagion of a red tide.

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5/2000

Shock Wave

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt searches for the source of a killing sound wave. .

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5/2000

The Mediterranean Caper

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt handles a Nazi on a Greek isle. I think I already read this. Ought to put this list in author order, maybe!

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4/2000

The Sea Hunters

Cussler, Clive
Relates the real adventures of NUMA serching for lost shipwrecks, including the Hunley. .

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8/2000

Treasure

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt find the lost Alexandria library horde! AND stop Egypt and Mexico from being taken over by terrorists!

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5/2000

Valhalla Rising

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt chases around after rune stones, Jules Verne's submarine, and arrogant killer korporations.

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11/2001

Vixen03

Cussler, Clive
Dirk Pitt finds a sunken aircraft and thwarts an African terrorist group, or two.

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5/2000

Matilda

Dahl, Roald
Saw the movie the other night, thought I better read the book! Good story of very smart little girl.

Words I Had To Look Up:

Welcome to borstal (pg. 102) -- An informal term for a British youth correctional facility.

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9/2012

The Mildenhall Treasure

Dahl, Roald
Story of the discovery of a hoard of Roman silver by a fellow plowing a field, and more interestingly, how he didn't profit much from it.

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9/2013

Hard Road

Damato, Barbara
Murder at the Oz Festival in Chicago. There should be an apostrophe between the D and the A in the last name.

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5/2005

A Library Primer

Dana, John Colton
A 1903 guide to setting up a town library. Many of the procedures were very familiar as they are the same ones I was taught in Library Technician classes. I read the Project Gutenberg e-book edition.

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9/2022

The Longitude Prize

Dash, Joan
Biography of John Harrison who built an extraordinary clock accurate enough to calculate the longitude of a ship at sea. Interesting story.

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5/2015

The Death Cure

Dashner, James
Well, things don't quite end up as planned, but there ya go. I hear there's a prequel?

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10/2012

The Kill Order

Dashner, James
A prequel to the Maze Runner series. Too much killing just made me glaze over in the last twenty pages.

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10/2012

The Maze Runner

Dashner, James
Thomas wakes up in an decrepit elevator to a strange place where boys try to solve a maze, hoping to escape. Volume one of the series.

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10/2012

The Scorch Trials

Dashner, James
Second book in the series. Thomas and the boys (and girls) have to cross The Scorch, after which they are promised a cure for The Flare. The cake is a lie, my friends.

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10/2012

A wolf at the door and other retold fairy tales

Datlow, Ellen
Thirteen fairy tales retold by authors I've actually heard of. Very good. I esspecially liked the girl who recommended learning how to use the card catalog for research as fairy godfathers were sometimes rather undependable.

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2/2007

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11/2008
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[Abadzis - Aiken] [Aiken - Amis] [An - Aoki] [Apodaca - Atkinson] [Atkinson - Baen Publishing Enterprises] [Baen Publishing Enterprises - Barker] [Barker - Barnard] [Barnard - Barr] [Barr - Bass] [Bauer - Bear] [Bear - Beaton] [Beaton - Beck] [Beck - Black] [Black - Block] [Block - Bodeen] [Bodett - Bova] [Bova - Brink] [Brink - Buchanan] [Buck - Bujold] [Bujold - Caldwell] [Caletti - Card] [Card - Carrere] [Carroll - Chambers] [Chambers - Clancy] [Clancy - Cline] [Coakley - Cohen] [Cohen - Collins] [Collins - Collins] [Combat - Connelly] [Connelly - Cook] [Cook - Corey] [Corey - Crais] [Crais - Crais] [Creech - Crumley] [Crumley - Cussler] [Cussler - Datlow] [David - Dickens] [Dickens - Doohan] [Dorsey - Dorsey] [Dorsey - Drake] [Drake - Eland] [Elkins - Emerson] [Emerson - Fairbanks] [Fairstein - Farmer] [Feder - Flanagan] [Flanagan - Flint] [Flint - Foster] [Foster - Francis] [Francis - Francis] [Francis - Frazier] [Freedman - Gaiman] [Gaiman - Gash] [Gash - Gold] [Goldberg - Grafton] [Grafton - Grant] [Gratz - Greer] [Grennan - Grimes] [Grimes - Haddix] [Haddix - Hall] [Hall - Hallinan] [Hallinan - Harrison] [Harrison - Heinlein] [Heinlein - Heley] [Heley - Henry] [Henry - Hess] [Hess - Hiaasen] [Hiaasen - Himes] [Hines - Holm] [Holman - Howe] [Howe - Iversen] [Ives - Johansen] [John, and Travis S. Taylor - Kaminsky] [Kaminsky - Karst] [Keating - Kienzle] [Kienzle - Kinney] [Kirby - Korman] [Korman - L'Engle] [Lackey - Laughlin] [Laurimore - Leckie] [Leckie - Leonard] [Leonard - Lewis] [Lewis - Lockhart] [Lockhart - Lowry] [Lowry - MacDonald] [MacDonald - Maguire] [Mallios - Martin] [Martin - Mass] [Mass - McBain] [McBain - McCrumb] [McCrumb - McSwigan] [Meader - Miles] [Millard - Moon] [Moon - Mortimer] [Mortimer - Nance] [Nance - Niven] [Niven - Novik] [Nunn - O'Brian] [O'Brian - Oppenheim] [Orlean - Paretsky] [Paretsky - Parker] [Parker - Parker] [Parker - Patron] [Patterson - Paulsen] [Paulsen - Pelletier] [Pennac - Philbrick] [Pickard - Poyer] [Poyer - Poyer] [Prager - Pratchett] [Pratchett - Pronzini] [Pronzini - Pullman] [Pullman - Quinn] [Quinn - Reeves] [Rehder - Ringo] [Riordan - Roll] [Rollins - Rucka] [Rucka - Rylant] [Saberhage - Scalzi] [Scalzi - Schonborg] [Schumacher - Scottoline] [Scottoline - Shames] [Shames - Silver] [Silverberg - Smith] [Smith - Spiegelman] [Spiegelman - Stark] [Stasheff - Stern] [Stewart - Stross] [Stross - Swee] [Sweeney - Telsep] [Tepper - Turtledove] [Turtledove - Valente] [Van Allsburg - Vanderpool] [Varley - Watkins] [Watson - Weeks] [Weir - Werlin] [West - Westlake] [Westlake - Wiles] [Wiles - Wister] [Wodehouse - Woodruff] [Woods - Zevin] [Zevin - Zusak] 

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