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Never —Follett, Ken, author.

"The new must-read epic from master storyteller Ken Follett: more than a thriller, it's an action-packed, globe-spanning drama set in the present day"-- Provided by publisher.


Paul Atreides, son of Duke Leto, struggles with the native inhabitants of the dry planet Arrakis (Dune) to overthrow the terrible Baron Barkonnen and his family and control the special product of the planet, a mind-alter...

Odd Thomas —Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945-

Over the course of two days, Odd Thomas, his soulmate Stormy Llewellyn, and an assortment of allies make their way through a dark, terrifying world in which past and present, and life and death collide as they try to ave...

Dune —Herbert, Frank.
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Follows the adventures of Paul Atreides, the son of a betrayed duke given up for dead on a treacherous desert planet and adopted by its fierce, nomadic people, who help him unravel his most unexpected destiny.

Dune —Herbert, Frank, author.

A mythic and emotionally charged hero's journey, Dune tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, who must travel to the most dangerous planet in...

The sunhat —Ward, Jennifer, 1963-

Rosa has a wonderful hat that fits her just right, but when the wind blows it away the hat shelters a wide variety of desert creatures from a storm.

Lord of the desert —Palmer, Diana.

- Four Diana Palmer classics--repackaged and republished to coincide with the release of Ms. Palmer's title Renegade (HQN, 8/04).- Lawless (Mira Books, hardcover 7/03) reached #22 on the New York Times extended hardcover...

Never a novel —Follett, Ken, author.
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"'Every catastrophe begins with a little problem that doesn't get fixed.' So says Pauline Green, president of the United States. A shrinking oasis in the Sahara Desert; a stolen US Army drone; an uninhabited Japanese isl...

Woman in the dunes

An amateur entomologist is left in Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle found in a vast desert. When he misses his bus back to civilization, he is persuaded to spend the night with a young widow in her hut at...

Slow down, tumbleweed! —Iverson, Haven, author.

"Slow Down, Tumbleweed! teaches children the importance of slowing down, pausing to take a breath, and cultivating mindfulness. It shows the peace and gratitude you feel when you learn to be calm and open your awareness"...

Storm's thunder —Boyce, Brandon, author, creator.

"Along the Rio Grande, a dozen bodies fester in the sun. Harlan Two-Trees discovers the massacre, but wants nothing to do with it. Mistrusted by the whites who run Caliche Bend and estranged from the Navajo, Harlan heads...

Black mesa —Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.
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Arriving in the desert at the foot of Black Mesa, two men, each with his own past, start a cattle ranch, but a ruthless trader and wild women could ruin their prospects.

She sings to the stars

Mabel is a Native American grandmother who lives alone, tending her drought-ravaged corn in the desert Southwest. Her half-Mexican grandson, Third, dreams of "making it big" in LA, but his plans change dramatically when ...

Deadzone —Nielsen, Jennifer A., author.
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Seven of the eight survivors of the Aero Horizon crash have made it out of the deadly jungle, but the desert into which they have emerged has its own dangers, and they have very little food or water left and no sign of c...

Each of us a desert —Oshiro, Mark, author.
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Xochitl is destined to wander the desert alone, speaking her troubled village's stories into its arid winds. Her only companions are the blessed stars above and enigmatic lines of poetry magically strewn across dusty dun...

Dead man's journey —Sharpe, Jon.

Skye Fargo has spent weeks with the U.S. Army Camel Corps, trying to create a supply train across the Mojave Desert. But after fighting Indians, bushwhackers, and nature itself, his deadliest foe appears: Pablo "the Scor...

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