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Authors recommend embarrassing, but addictive reads

The Wrong Crowd: A Tale Of Teens Behaving Badly

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Outer Space Awaits: A Sci-Fi Escape To 'The Stars'

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A Soldier's Steamy Affair: 'Meat Loves Salt'

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