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2009-12-01 16:10:00

CLEVELAND, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of audiobooks, eBooks, and more to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for November 2009. For complete lists, visit www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded. While Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol" topped the list again in both the adult fiction audiobook and eBook categories, Nora Roberts' "Bed of Roses" and Kathryn Stockett's "The Help" made their first appearances in...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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