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Sid Fleischman’s CHANCY AND THE GRAND RASCAL

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Scott O’Dell’s THE KING’S FIFTH

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Leon Garfield’s DEVIL-IN-THE-FOG

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Henry Treece’s QUEEN BOUDICCA trilogy.

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Karel Čapek’s KRAKATIT

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K.M. Peyton’s THUNDER IN THE SKY

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Chris Spurgeon on OVER­WHELMING TEMPT­ATION

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Joan Aiken’s NIGHTBIRDS ON NANTUCKET

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Patrick Cates on THE MASKED ASSESSOR

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Hergé’s FLIGHT 714

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George Bernard Shaw’s BACK TO METHUSELAH

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Dan Fox on THE OBFUSCATOR

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Lloyd Alexander’s THE CASTLE OF LLYR

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Goscinny and Uderzo’s ASTERIX THE LEGIONARY

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From GREENMANTLE to THE BORDER LEGION

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Homer Eon Flint’s THE DEVO­LUTIONIST

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Devin McKinney on THE ATOMS

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Erik Davis on FORBIDDEN FRUIT

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Sax Rohmer’s THE MYSTERY OF DR. FU-MANCHU

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Luc Sante on THE OLD DARK HOUSE

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G.K. Chesterton’s THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL

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Jenny Offill on THE VALLEY OF UNREST

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Jules Verne’s THE MASTER OF THE WORLD

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Lynn Peril on THE WAITING MAN