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Stone and Silt
by Harvey Chute

$2.99
Kindle Edition published 2013-08-14
Bestseller ranking: 713665

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Big Al's Books & Pals 2014 Readers' Choice Awards: Young Adult Nominee

A ruthless murder and a stolen shipment of gold.

At school, sixteen-year-old Nikaia Wales endures the taunts of bullies who call her a “half-breed.” At home, she worries about how her family will react if she reveals her growing feelings for the quiet boy next door.

Those are soon the least of her troubles. Nikaia discovers a hidden cache of gold, and when police find a corpse nearby, her father becomes a suspect. Worse, Elias Doyle is circling, hungry to avenge his brother’s death.

Nikaia desperately searches for clues to save her father. In her quest to find the killer, she learns about the power of family, friendship, and young love....

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Roll over Alexa! I mean....Aibo!
« on: December 11, 2017, 07:47:10 PM »
http://money.cnn.com/2017/11/01/technology/sony-robot-dog-aibo/index.html

An interesting notion of a way to compete with Alexa. I never even saw one of these during their first generation back in the 90s. But I cant see asking a robot dog to read me a recipe...or even to play music. Unless it was Elvis singing Hound Dog!

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