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Richard Seeley

Richard Seeley Tulsa, Oklahoma Member Since 2009

Rich Seeley

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  • "Timeless Story of Generous Spiritua..."

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    This is the story of an aging cobbler bereft of his own family, who finds solace taking care of the poor and desperate people who pass by his little shop. It is a morality tale that applies to any time or place where me-first obsessions overrule the better angels of human nature. Advanced apologies if the story seems too religious for some secular readers. If Tolstoy was here, he would apologize too. Well, actually he wouldn't. He had the courage of his convictions.

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    Where Love Is, There God Is Also

    • UNABRIDGED (34 mins)
    • By Leo Tolstoy
    • Narrated By Walter Zimmerman
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    Leo Tolstoy is widely regarded as one of the greatest of all novelists for such works as War and Peace and Anna Karenina. He also wrote a number of outstanding short stories. This is one of his best.

    James says: "Thought provoking"
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  • On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness: Adventure. Peril. Lost Jewels. And the Fearsome Toothy Cows of Skree.

    "Compelling Plot, Imaginative World, Strong Morals"

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    Imaginative settings and characters, exciting plot with compelling twists, strong morals — an excellent story!

    I listened to the audiobook version by Oasis Audio. I found the narrator a little slow and lumbering, and there are some places that should have been re-recorded. I had a little difficulty staying engaged in the first part of the book because of this, but I think it is no fault of the author. Once the story picked up speed, I never gave another thought to the narrator. I became so absorbed into the plot that I never wanted to pause the audio.

    Peterson's story kept me begging for the next page and daydreaming about what comes next. I am chomping at the bit to read the two succeeding books in The Wingfeather Saga! FIVE STARS!

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    We are doing "Ambleside Online" for our curriculum this year and we love audio books to do this because my daughters reading isn't the best. BUT - we downloaded this after strugglng with the actual book and my daughter is in heaven. It's divided into chapters making it really easy for me to assign a chapter for her to listen to. She understands and enjoys listening to it.

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    Parables from Nature, Volume 1

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    • By Margaret Gatty
    • Narrated By David Thorn, Bobbie Frohman
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    Entertaining stories of nature with a moral lesson thrown in for good measure are fun as well as thought provoking. Children will be enthralled with the intimate look into the lives of the woodland creatures and their way of life. Subtleness in making a moral point is always a strength in Ms. Gatty’s stories.

    Dana says: "Excellent!"

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UNABRIDGED) by Franklin Dixon Narrated by Bill Irwin

    The Shore Road Mystery: Hardy Boys 6

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    • By Franklin Dixon
    • Narrated By Bill Irwin
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    gotsisu says: "Kids love it!"
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    • By C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Kenneth Branagh
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  • 4.4 (1051 ratings)
    The Last Battle: The Chronicles of Narnia (






UNABRIDGED) by C.S. Lewis Narrated by Patrick Stewart

    The Last Battle: The Chronicles of Narnia

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    • By C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Patrick Stewart
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    The Unicorn says that humans are brought to Narnia only in time of greatest need, and that time is now. The great Lion Aslan, the heart of Narnia, is missing. An impostor roams the land in his place, enslaving Aslan's loyal creatures and spreading treachery and lies. Only King Tirian and his small band of loyal followers are left to fight the last battle in this magnificent ending to The Chronicles of Narnia.

    Bryan J. Peterson says: "A bittersweet conclusion."
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  • 4.4 (1116 ratings)
    The Silver Chair: The Chronicles of Narnia (






UNABRIDGED) by C.S. Lewis Narrated by Jeremy Northam

    The Silver Chair: The Chronicles of Narnia

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    • By C.S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Jeremy Northam
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    Narnia is in peril, and only Eustace and Jill can help. Along with Puddlegum, a gloomy but valiant Marsh-wiggle, they are sent by the mighty lion Aslan to find Prince Rilian, heir to the throne. Their quest leads them past hungry people-eating Giants, and deep into the dark underground. But the true test for this noble band of friends comes when they face an evil witch and her deadly enchantments.

    book buyer says: "wonderful!!"
  • 4.4 (1312 ratings)
    The Voyage of the Dawn Treader: The Chronicles of Narnia (






UNABRIDGED) by C.S. Lewis Narrated by Derek Jacobi

    The Voyage of the Dawn Treader: The Chronicles of Narnia

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    • By C.S. Lewis
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    The Dawn Treader is the first ship Narnia has seen in centuries. King Caspian has built it for his first voyage to find the seven lords, good men whom his evil uncle Miraz banished when he usurped the throne. The journey takes Edmund, Lucy, their cousin Eustace, and Caspian to the Eastern Islands, beyond the Silver Sea, toward Aslan's country at the End of the World.

    Sarah says: "Favorite Narnia book"
  • 4.4 (3530 ratings)
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UNABRIDGED) by C.S. Lewis Narrated by Michael York

    The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe: The Chronicles of Narnia

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    Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysterious old house. At first her brothers and sister don't believe her when she tells of her visit to the land of Narnia. But soon Edmund, then Peter and Susan step through the wardrobe themselves. In Narnia they find a country buried under the evil enchantment of the White Witch.

    Caitlin says: "Great audiobook!"
  • 4.3 (1587 ratings)
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UNABRIDGED) by C.S. Lewis Narrated by Lynn Redgrave

    Prince Caspian: The Chronicles of Narnia

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    • By C.S. Lewis
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    Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy are returning to boarding school when they are summoned from the dreary train station (by Susan's own magic horn) to return to the land of Narnia, the land where they had ruled as kings and queens and where their help is desperately needed.

    A User says: "A hidden jewel"
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  • 4.1 (360 ratings)
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UNABRIDGED) by Fyodor Dostoevsky Narrated by Robert Whitfield

    The Idiot [Blackstone]

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    • By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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    Tad says: "Intense and painfully sad"
  • 4.3 (48 ratings)
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ABRIDGED) by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins Narrated by Brooke Sanford, Jason Pardo, a Full Cast

    Left Behind: The Kids Live-Action, Volume 4

    • ABRIDGED (4 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins
    • Narrated By Brooke Sanford, Jason Pardo, a Full Cast
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    Desiree says: "Awesome"
  • The Idiot [Blackstone] (






UNABRIDGED) by Fyodor Dostoevsky Narrated by Robert Whitfield

    The Idiot [Blackstone]

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    • By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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    Prince Myshkin, is thrust into the heart of a society more concerned with wealth, power, and sexual conquest than the ideals of Christianity. Myshkin soon finds himself at the center of a violent love triangle in which a notorious woman and a beautiful young girl become rivals for his affections. Extortion, scandal, and murder follow, testing the wreckage left by human misery to find "man in man."

    Tad says: "Intense and painfully sad"
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ABRIDGED) by Your Story Hour Narrated by Your Story Hour

    The Bible Comes Alive Series, Album 3 (Dramatized)

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    Linda says: "Accuracy Lacking"
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UNABRIDGED) by C. S. Lewis Narrated by Karl Hoffman

    El Leon, La Bruja y El Ropero: Las Cronicas de Narnia (Texto Completo)

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    • By C. S. Lewis
    • Narrated By Karl Hoffman
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  • Kingdom's Dawn: Kingdom's Series, Book 1 (






UNABRIDGED) by Chuck Black Narrated by Andy Turvey

    Kingdom's Dawn: Kingdom's Series, Book 1

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    • By Chuck Black
    • Narrated By Andy Turvey
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    Sixteen-year-old Leinad thought he was a common farmer's son, nothing more. He wondered why his father had trained him for years to master the sword, not exactly a tool of the trade for farmers. But one tragic event initiates a world of revelation. Only then does he begin to understand his calling, a calling no other man in the entire kingdom of Arrethtrae can fulfill - a calling given him by the King himself.

    Ellen says: "Great story, lousy production"
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  • All Grown Up (






UNABRIDGED) by Sadie Grubor Narrated by Lauren Sweet, Alexander Lewis

    All Grown Up

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Sadie Grubor
    • Narrated By Lauren Sweet, Alexander Lewis
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    Chloe, a computer and gaming nerd, hides behind the scenes in school and keeps to herself. Mina enters her world like a hurricane, helping her find herself and introduces her to Leo, Mina's gorgeous older brother. Chloe instantly developed a crush, but knows he only sees her as Mina's best friend. Or does he? Leo, graduating high school and trying to figure out what to do with his life, becomes immediately mesmerized by a gorgeous, tall brunette, dancing like she hadn't a care in the world and laughing without restraint.

    Addicted2Audio says: "It reads like a cheesy CW story."
  • On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness: Adventure. Peril. Lost Jewels. And the Fearsome Toothy Cows of Skree. (






UNABRIDGED) by Andrew Peterson Narrated by Peter Sandon

    On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness: Adventure. Peril. Lost Jewels. And the Fearsome Toothy Cows of Skree.

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Andrew Peterson
    • Narrated By Peter Sandon
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    Once there lived three children and their trusty dog Nugget. Janner Igiby, his brother Tink and their crippled sister Leeli are gifted children as all children are, loved well by a noble mother and ex-pirate grandfather. But they will need all their gifts and all that love to survive the evil pursuit of the venomous Fangs of Dang who have crossed the dark sea to rule the land with malice and pursue the Igibys who hold the secret to the lost legend and jewels of good King Wingfeather of the Shining Isle of Anniera.

    David M. Gregg says: "Compelling Plot, Imaginative World, Strong Morals"
  • When Young Men Are Tempted: Sexual Purity for Guys in the Real World (






UNABRIDGED) by Bill Perkins, Randy Southern Narrated by Adam Black

    When Young Men Are Tempted: Sexual Purity for Guys in the Real World

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    • By Bill Perkins, Randy Southern
    • Narrated By Adam Black
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    This practical look at sexual purity is written directly to teens in a frank, accessible, and totally honest style to help them make decisions for sexual integrity. When Young Men Are Tempted discusses factors surrounding sexual temptation and presents a strategy to encourage and assist young men to lead morally pure lives. Author Bill Perkins offers success stories as well as testimonies of false solutions.

  • Kingdom's Quest: Kingdom Series #5 (






UNABRIDGED) by Chuck Black

    Kingdom's Quest: Kingdom Series #5

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    • By Chuck Black
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    He was called to fulfill a mighty quest, filled with fierce battles. A quest to bring hope to the kingdom. Having narrowly escaped death at the hands of the evil Shadow Warriors, Sir Gavin is given a new name by the Prince to signify his new allegiance to the cause of the one he once swore to kill. Called to share this message to everyone in the land of Arrethtrae, Sir Gavinaugh takes up his sword and embarks on an epic journey.

    Rebecca Jones says: "Kingdoms Series / Excellent for young and old"
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  • If We Survive (






UNABRIDGED) by Andrew Klavan Narrated by Jeremy Johnson

    If We Survive

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Andrew Klavan
    • Narrated By Jeremy Johnson
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    They came on a mission of mercy, but now they're in a fight for their lives. High schooler Will Peterson and three friends journeyed to Central America to help rebuild a school. In a poor, secluded mountain village, they won the hearts of the local people with their energy and kindness. But in one sudden moment, everything went horribly wrong. A revolution swept the country. Now, guns and terror are everywhere - and Americans are being targeted as the first to die. Will and his friends have got to get out fast. But streets full of killers, hills patrolled by armies, and a jungle rife with danger stand between them and the border.

    deedeeg says: "Interesting perspective"
  • Kingdom's Hope: Kingdom Series, Book 2 (






UNABRIDGED) by Chuck Black

    Kingdom's Hope: Kingdom Series, Book 2

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    • By Chuck Black
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    Good and evil clash. Leinad and Cedric are determined to not only survive, but claim hope and victory! In Kingdom's Dawn, Leinad and Tess, along with all the king's people, must escape slavery by the powerful Lord Fairos. Kingdom's Hope finds them free and arriving in the Chessington Valley . But when they forget the king, will Kergon and the Kessons capture them for good?

    Sandra says: "a fun series"
  • The Cage: Birthright, Book 1 (






UNABRIDGED) by Jacci Turner Narrated by Scott R. Pollak

    The Cage: Birthright, Book 1

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    • By Jacci Turner
    • Narrated By Scott R. Pollak
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    Four students - thrown together in a high school summer class. Tyrell tells of a dream he's been having, a girl needs help. Sam realizes she's getting the same information - from her own sketches! Where is this information coming from? What is the Blue Group to do about it? Ty, Tiff, Sammy, and Lando navigate the complicated world of high school friendship and romance! The suspense builds as the clues unfold. Will they solve the mystery in time to help the girl caught in the cage?

  • Running Barefoot (






UNABRIDGED) by Amy Harmon Narrated by Tavia Gilbert

    Running Barefoot

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    • By Amy Harmon
    • Narrated By Tavia Gilbert
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    When Josie Jensen, an awkward 13-year-old musical prodigy, crashes headlong into newcomer Samuel Yazzie, an 18-year-old Navajo boy full of anger and confusion, an unlikely friendship blooms. Josie teaches Samuel about words, music, and friendship, and along the way finds a kindred spirit. Upon graduation, Samuel abandons the sleepy, small town in search of a future and a life, leaving his young mentor behind.

  • All In: Student Edition (






UNABRIDGED) by Mark Batterson, Parker Batterson Narrated by Van Tracy

    All In: Student Edition

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    • By Mark Batterson, Parker Batterson
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    Halfway is no way to live. Quit holding back. Quit holding out. It's time to go all in and all out for God. The good news is this: If you don't hold out on God, God won't hold out on you. If you give everything you have to follow Jesus, you'll receive amazing spiritual rewards. But this reality also comes with a deeper truth: Nothing belongs to you. Not even you. In All In: Student Edition, Mark and Parker Batterson explore what going all in can mean for your life, sharing unique illustrations and unforgettable stories, as well as compelling accounts of biblical characters.

  • One Realm Beyond: Realm Walkers, Book 1 (






UNABRIDGED) by Donita K. Paul Narrated by Maxwell Glick

    One Realm Beyond: Realm Walkers, Book 1

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    • By Donita K. Paul
    • Narrated By Maxwell Glick
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    Cantor D’Ahma waited his whole life for this day. Born with a gift to walk between worlds, the young realm walker is finally ready to leave his elderly mentor and accept his role as protector and defender of the realms. But mere hours after he steps through his first portal, Cantor discovers that his job will be more dangerous and difficult than he ever imagined. The realms are plagued with crime and cruelty, and even members of the once-noble Realm Walkers Guild can no longer be trusted.

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  • Firstborn: A Novel (






UNABRIDGED) by Lorie Ann Grover Narrated by Jorjeana Marie

    Firstborn: A Novel

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    When Tiadone was born, her parents had two choices: leave their daughter outside the community to die in the wilds, or raise her as male and force her to suppress all feminine traits. Now, as the first female living as male in her village, Tiadone must prove her father didn’t make a mistake by letting her live. As her male initiation approaches, Tiadone knows every eye on the community is on her, and desperately wishes to belong and finally be accepted. But at every step, traditional feminine gifts and traits emerge, and the bird she’s been twined with is seen as a sign of evil.

  • Timothy Phillips: The End Times Saga, Book 5 (






UNABRIDGED) by Cliff Ball Narrated by Michael Welte

    Timothy Phillips: The End Times Saga, Book 5

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    • By Cliff Ball
    • Narrated By Michael Welte
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    Timothy Phillips is a 19-year-old Christian young adult who loves to sing in church. One day, he's discovered by the producer of a national talent show. Timothy goes on the show, performs country music instead of the Christian Southern Gospel he prefers, and ends up winning his portion of the show. As he encounters increasing hostility towards Christians, he begins to follow the world instead of Christ. The story follows his highs and lows as he becomes a famous country musician shortly before the end times.

  • Echoes of Mercy (






UNABRIDGED) by Kim Vogel Sawyer Narrated by Suzy Jackson

    Echoes of Mercy

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    When a suspicious accident occurs at the famous Dinsmore Chocolate Factory in Sinclair, Kansas, Caroline Lang goes undercover as a factory worker to investigate the circumstances surrounding the event and how the factory treats its youngest employees - the child workers. Caroline' s fervent faith, her difficult childhood, and compassionate heart drove her to her job as an investigator for the Labor Commission and she is compelled to see children freed from such heavy adult responsibilities, to allow them to pursue an education.