Pine

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When You Trap a Tiger

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Nian, the Chinese New Year Dragon

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Norse Mythology

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The Will and the Wilds

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The Girl in the Tower (Winternight Trilogy, #2)

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The Winter of the Witch (Winternight Trilogy, #3)

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Lanny

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Pine

Pine They are driving home from the search party when they see her The trees are coarse and tall in the winter light, standing like men Lauren and her father Niall live alone in the Highlands, in a small village surrounded by pine forest When a woman stumbles out onto the road one Halloween night,

Men and Monsters (Nightfall, #2)

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Kingdom of Ashes (Nightfall, #1)

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Tyll

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The House with Chicken Legs

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The Girl Who Speaks Bear

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The Fate of Fausto

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