Popular Culture

Author: Noah Berlatsky

Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

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Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 224

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This edition delivers contemporary perspectives on popular culture, with the majority of the material reflecting stances of countries other than the United States. Readers are offered a truly panoramic view. Essays are arranged in a thoughtful sequence that guides readers through several sides to each topic covered. Does television create obesity? Should manga depicting child pornography illegal? Could China benefit from stronger intellectual property laws? Essays answer these and other questions about pop culture. Helpful features include an annotated table of contents, a world map and country index, a bibliography, and subject index.

Maximum Ride: The Manga

Author: James Patterson

Publisher: Yen Press LLC

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Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 208

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The time has come for Max and her winged "Flock" to face their ultimate enemy and discover their original purpose: to defeat the takeover of "Re-evolution," a sinister experiment to re-engineer a select population into a scientifically superior master race...and to terminate the rest. Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gasman, and Angel have always worked together to defeat the forces working against them-but can they save the world when they are torn apart, living in hiding and captivity, halfway across the globe from one another?

11th Hour

(Women's Murder Club 11)

Author: James Patterson

Publisher: Random House

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Category: Fiction

Page: 496

View: 551

The no. 1 bestselling 11th novel in the Women’s Murder Club series A WOLF IN SHEEP’S CLOTHING When a weapon stolen from her department’s evidence locker is used in a series of vigilante murders, Detective Lindsay Boxer must confront the unthinkable. Investigating her closest colleagues, she’s forced to question which of her friends she can trust... A GRISLY SCENE Another horrifying murder scene is also on Lindsay’s to-do list. Two severed heads have been left on display in the garden of a famous actor, and when a third is unearthed, Lindsay is left wondering how many heads are buried there – and how many more the killer plans on taking. A PERFECT STORM Amid all this, Lindsay struggles with her pregnancy and a vindictive reporter dragging her personal life into the public eye. As she works the cases, she knows she and her unborn baby are heading into dangerous territory... NO ONE LEFT TO TRUST...

Publishers Weekly

The American Book Trade Journal

Author: R.R. Bowker company

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