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  • A House in the Country: A Tale of Psychological Horror | Matt Shaw

    A House in the Country: A Tale of Psychological Horror

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Matt Shaw
    • Narrated By Wayne Farrell
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    Dean and Jess knew the house had a tragic past but it did not stop them from making the move with their young daughters. It was supposed to be a new - and bigger - home with which they could continue to build upon their already established happy memories but as the house's past begins to haunt them they realize it is not the dream they first hoped it to be.

    PJPackwood says: "Ending?"
  • Palladian Days: Finding a New Life in a Venetian Country House | Sally Gable,Carl Gable

    Palladian Days: Finding a New Life in a Venetian Country House

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Sally Gable, Carl Gable
    • Narrated By Kathe Mazur
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    What Sally Gable thought she wanted was a summer house in New Hampshire. What she found and learned to love was a new life in a beautiful and celebrated Palladian villa in the countryside outside Venice. In Palladian Days, she takes us with her on a journey of discovery and transformation as she and her husband, Carl, become the bemused owners of Villa Cornaro, built in 1552 by the great Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio.

    Leslie says: "So interesting, wow what a way to retire"
  • For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice | Howard Schultz,Rajiv Chandrasekaran

    For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Narrated By Rajiv Chandrasekaran
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    A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front. Because so few of us now serve in the military, our men and women in uniform have become strangers to us. We stand up at athletic events to honor them, but we hardly know their true measure.

    Danielle says: "Eye Opening"
  • Merrano of the Dry Country (Dramatization) | Louis L'Amour

    Merrano of the Dry Country (Dramatization)

    • UNABRIDGED (59 mins)
    • By Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated By uncredited
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    When Miguel Merrano first came to Mirror Valley, the land was green and lush...and off limits to Mexicans. Ranchers such as Tom Drake and Joe Stangle tried to drive Merrano out, to fence him out; and when he warned them that greed and overgrazing would ruin their land, they refused to listen.

  • The House at Riverton | Kate Morton

    The House at Riverton

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Kate Morton
    • Narrated By Caroline Lee
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    Summer 1924: On the eve of a glittering Society party, by the lake of a grand English country house, a young poet takes his life. The only witnesses, sisters Hannah and Emmeline Hartford, will never speak to each other again....Winter 1999: Grace Bradley, 98, one-time housemaid of Riverton Manor, is visited by a young director making a film about the poet's suicide. Ghosts awaken, and memories, long consigned to the dark reaches of Grace's mind, begin to sneak back through the cracks.

    Cathy says: "superbly written mystery"
  • Broken English: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 2 | P. L. Gaus

    Broken English: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By P. L. Gaus
    • Narrated By George Newbern
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    The peaceful town of Millersburg, Ohio, in the heart of Ohio's Amish country, is rocked by the vicious murder of one of its citizens at the hands of an ex-convict. When a local reporter covering the story ends up dead as well, with the convict already behind bars, suspicion falls on David Hawkins, father of the first victim. But Hawkins is nowhere to be found, not even among the protective Amish colony that had taken him in as one of its own regardless of his shadowy past.

  • At a Country House | Anton Chekhov

    At a Country House

    • UNABRIDGED (26 mins)
    • By Anton Chekhov
    • Narrated By Dave Courvoisier
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    Rashevitch was enjoying Meier's company, providing him with a body to talk at. Rashevitch would go on and on about his beliefs and ideas, and found himself thinking that Meier might be a good match for one of his daughters to marry. As he continues to prattle on about social Darwinism, he develops this idea further and further in his mind, His daughters join the two men for dinner and Rashevitch takes his social critiques a step too far for Meier.

  • Palladian Days: Finding a New Life in a Venetian Country House | Sally Gable,Carl I. Gable

    Palladian Days: Finding a New Life in a Venetian Country House

    • ABRIDGED (5 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Sally Gable, Carl I. Gable
    • Narrated By Sally Gable
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    What Sally Gable thought she wanted was a summer house in New Hampshire. What she found and learned to love was a new life in a beautiful and celebrated Palladian villa in the countryside outside Venice. In Palladian Days, she takes us with her on a journey of discovery and transformation as she and her husband, Carl, become the bemused owners of Villa Cornaro.

    Allan says: "wonderful !"
  • A Country School House | Lynne Barasch

    A Country School House

    • UNABRIDGED (12 mins)
    • By Lynne Barasch
    • Narrated By Kerin McCue
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    Acclaimed author Lynne Barasch takes listeners back to the small 1940s country schoolhouse where Grandpa went to school. The children in his tiny three-room school participated in all sorts of fun activities: spelling bees, geography bees, history bees, even multiplication bees. And at recess, they had snowball fights or played baseball or ring-a-levio. But everything changed when a new girl named Kaye came to school.

    matt says: "Wonderful story of a bygone era!"
  • Cross Country: Alex Cross, Book 14 | James Patterson

    Cross Country: Alex Cross, Book 14

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By James Patterson
    • Narrated By Peter J Fernandez, Dion Graham
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    Alex Cross is drawn into a bitter personal battle against corruption, conspiracy and savage violence in a chase that takes him through a vast and uncompromising landscape. When Cross is called to investigate a massacre-style murder scene, he is shocked to find that the victim is an old friend. Angry, hurt and more determined than ever, Cross begins the hunt for the perpetrators of this cruel crime.

    Deana says: "A fast paced thriller"
  • Cast a Blue Shadow: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 4 | P. L. Gaus

    Cast a Blue Shadow: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By P. L. Gaus
    • Narrated By George Newbern
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    After the first blizzard of an early winter, a Mennonite college girl with a troubled past appears curled up and bloodied outside the offce of her childhood psychiatrist. Mute for many years as a child, Martha Lehman is again not talking. That same morning, the wealthy mother of Martha's boyfriend is found murdered in her mansion in the country west of Millersburg, Ohio.

    Cool Mom says: "Don't Waste Your Time"
  • Separate from the World: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 6 | P. L. Gaus

    Separate from the World: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By P. L. Gaus
    • Narrated By George Newbern
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    Enos Erb, an Amish man, claims that his brother - Benny, a dwarf like himself - has been murdered. Upon investigation, links to a controversial genetics study examining the effects of inbreeding within the Amish community are uncovered - a study in which both Enos and Benny had participated.

  • How to Barter for Paradise: My Journey through 14 Countries, Trading Up from an Apple to a House in Hawaii | Michael Wigge

    How to Barter for Paradise: My Journey through 14 Countries, Trading Up from an Apple to a House in Hawaii

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Michael Wigge
    • Narrated By Chris Sorensen
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    On the 200-day journey around the world, Wigge makes forty-two trades and meets strange, kind, funny, friendly, eccentric, and good-natured people who help him in his quest. It’s a journey you won’t want to miss!

  • Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility | David Walker

    Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By David Walker
    • Narrated By Bob Walter
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    Comeback America is a crucial manifesto, a way for President Obama to end out-of-control government spending and reform our tax, retirement, health care, defense, and other systems - before it's too late.

    Dan D. Dunlap says: "Comeback America"
  • Faithless: Grant Country, Book 5 | Karin Slaughter

    Faithless: Grant Country, Book 5

    • ABRIDGED (5 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Karin Slaughter
    • Narrated By Francie Swift
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    A walk in the woods takes a sinister turn for police chief Jeffrey Tolliver and medical examiner Sara Linton when they stumble across the body of a young girl.

  • A Prayer for the Night: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 5 | P. L. Gaus

    A Prayer for the Night: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By P. L. Gaus
    • Narrated By George Newbern
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    Three young friends disappear while traveling on their Amish rite of passage, Rumschpringe, or wild days. In a race against the clock, the sheriff must find a murderer and break a ruthless drug ring operating within the heart of Ohio's Amish Country.

  • Flora's Lot | Katie Fforde

    Flora's Lot

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Katie Fforde
    • Narrated By Emilia Fox
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    Flora Stanza has sub-let her London life in a bid to join the family antiques business. Her knowledge of antiques extends only to the relics of information she has crammed from frantic daytime TV watching, but what she lacks in experience she makes up for in blind enthusiasm. So she is more than a little put off when she doesn't receive the warm country welcome she expected.

  • The Christmas Singing: A Romance from the Heart of Amish Country | Cindy Woodsmall

    The Christmas Singing: A Romance from the Heart of Amish Country

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Cindy Woodsmall
    • Narrated By Cassandra Campbell
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    After Gideon coldly broke her heart, can the warmth of the season revive Mattie’s hopes? Christmas has always been special to cake decorator Mattie Eash, who was born on the wondrous holiday. Yet the season has lost its appeal in the three years since then, her childhood sweetheart abruptly ended their engagement on Christmas Eve. Mattie has moved on, left Apple Ridge, Pennsylvania and pursued her dreams of a cake shop in Berlin, Ohio and given her heart to someone new. Someone unlike Gideon Beiler. Someone safe. Then an unforeseen setback forces her home....

    lorie says: "Disappointed"
  • Blood of the Prodigal: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 1 | P. L. Gaus

    Blood of the Prodigal: An Amish-Country Mystery, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By P. L. Gaus
    • Narrated By George Newbern
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    In the wooded Amish hill country, a professor at a small college, a local pastor, and the county sheriff are the only ones among the mainstream, or "English", who possess the instincts and skills to work the cases that impact all county residents, no matter their code of conduct or religious creed. When an Amish boy is kidnapped, a bishop, fearful for the safety of his followers, plunges three outsiders into the traditionally closed society of the "Plain Ones".

    Greg says: "A Solid 4 for kids"
  • A Far Country: A Novel | Daniel Mason

    A Far Country: A Novel

    • ABRIDGED (6 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Daniel Mason
    • Narrated By Anne Twomey
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    Raised in a remote village on the edge of a sugarcane plantation, 14-year-old Isabel was born with the gift and curse of "seeing farther". When drought and war grip the backlands, her brother Isaias joins a great exodus to a teeming city in the south. Soon Isabel must follow, forsaking the only home she's ever known, her sole consolation the thought of being with her brother again. But when she arrives, she discovers that Isaias has disappeared.

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