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  • Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness | Edward Abbey

    Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Edward Abbey
    • Narrated By Michael Kramer
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    When Desert Solitaire was first published in 1968, it became the focus of a nationwide cult. Rude and sensitive. Thought-provoking and mystical. Angry and loving. Both Abbey and this book are all of these and more. Here, the legendary author of The Monkey Wrench Gang, Abbey's Road and many other critically acclaimed books vividly captures the essence of his life during three seasons as a park ranger in southeastern Utah.

    Todd says: "Wrong narrator for Abbey"
  • The Desert Spear | Peter V. Brett

    The Desert Spear

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Peter V. Brett
    • Narrated By Pete Bradbury
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    The world remains under siege by demonkind stalking the land when the sun goes down. But a new hero has risen from the desert. Claiming to be the mythical Deliverer, Ahmann Jardir now rides alongside the allied desert tribes of Krasia. Jardir and his fellows are on an epic quest to vanquish the demons plaguing the world and bring humanity back from the brink of extinction.

    Lauffeuer says: "Worth My Credit"
  • American Ghost: A Family's Haunted Past in the Desert Southwest | Hannah Nordhaus

    American Ghost: A Family's Haunted Past in the Desert Southwest

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Hannah Nordhaus
    • Narrated By Xe Sands
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    The dark-eyed woman in the long, black gown was first seen in the 1970s, standing near a fireplace. She was sad and translucent, present and absent at once. Strange things began to happen in the Santa Fe hotel where she was seen. Gas fireplaces turned off and on without anyone touching a switch. Glasses flew off shelves. And in one second-floor suite with a canopy bed and arched windows looking out to the mountains, guests reported alarming events.

    rosegold says: "A true American tale"
  • Desert Moon: Wolves of Twin Moon Ranch, Book 1 | Anna Lowe

    Desert Moon: Wolves of Twin Moon Ranch, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Anna Lowe
    • Narrated By Ann Marshall
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    Lana Dixon knows well enough to steer clear of alpha males, but Ty Hawthorne is as impossible to avoid as the sizzling Arizona sun. Her inner wolf just won't give up on the alpha who's tall, dark, and more than a little dangerous. One midnight romp under the full moon is enough for Lana to know she'll risk her life for him - but what about her pride? There's more than meets the eye on Twin Moon Ranch, home to a pack of shapeshifting wolves willing to battle for life and love.

    RosalindMcCarty says: "enjoyment"
  • Desert Places | Blake Crouch

    Desert Places

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Blake Crouch
    • Narrated By Eric G. Dove
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    Greetings. There is a body buried on your property, covered in your blood. The unfortunate young lady's name is Rita Jones. In her jeans pocket you'll find a slip of paper with a phone number on it. Call that number. If I have not heard from you by 8:00 P.M., the police will receive an anonymous call. I'll tell them where Rita Jones is buried on your property, how you killed her, and where the murder weapon can be found in your house. (I do believe a paring knife is missing from your kitchen.)

    JALAYNE says: "LIONSGATE NEEDS BLAKE"
  • Desert Heat | J. A. Jance

    Desert Heat

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By J. A. Jance
    • Narrated By Hillary Huber
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    A cop lies dying beneath the blistering Arizona sun - a local lawman who may well have become the next sheriff of Cochise County. The police brass claim that Andy Brady was dirty, and that his shooting was a suicide attempt. Joanna Brady, his devoted wife and mother of their nine-year-old daughter, knows a cover-up when she hears one...and murder when she sees it.

    CatBookMom says: "A great beginning to a terrific series"
  • Desert Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell: Adventurer, Adviser to Kings, Ally of Lawrence of Arabia | Janet Wallach

    Desert Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell: Adventurer, Adviser to Kings, Ally of Lawrence of Arabia

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By Janet Wallach
    • Narrated By Jean Gilpin
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    Turning her back on her privileged life in Victorian England, Gertrude Bell (1868-1926), fired by her innate curiosity, journeyed the world and became fascinated with all things Arab. Traveling the length and breadth of the Arab region, armed with a love for its language and its people, she not only produced several enormously popular books based on her experiences but became instrumental to the British foreign office. When World War I erupted, and the British needed the loyalty of the Arab leaders, it was Gertrude Bell's work and connections that helped provided the brain for T. E. Lawrence's military brawn.

    MRS says: "A very interesting book"
  • Wet Desert: A Novel | Gary Hansen

    Wet Desert: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Gary Hansen
    • Narrated By Greg Dehm
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    Grant Stevens, a mid-level manager for the Bureau of Reclamation, only wanted to build dams. He never imagined he would be swept into a desperate race against an environmental terrorist bent on restoring the Colorado River by blowing up the dams. Left temporarily in charge of the Bureau, Grant must react when the first dam is attacked. He faces the unthinkable task of mitigating the massive flood roaring down the Colorado.

    Sher from Provo says: "Well written and compelling"
  • Streams in the Desert: 366 Daily Devotional Readings | L. B. Cowman,Jim Reimann

    Streams in the Desert: 366 Daily Devotional Readings

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By L. B. Cowman, Jim Reimann
    • Narrated By Diana Batarseh
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    Capturing the timeless essence of the original devotional with fresh, contemporary wording from editor Jim Reimann and New International Version text, each devotion lends guidance and hope while encouraging a deeper faith walk. If you have never experienced the wisdom of Streams in the Desert, you will love discovering it for the first time. This classic devotional will appeal to both men and women of all ages through devotional entries on a wide variety of topics.

  • The Never-Open Desert Diner: A Novel | James Anderson

    The Never-Open Desert Diner: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By James Anderson
    • Narrated By Kirby Heyborne
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    Ben Jones lives a quiet, hardscrabble life, working as a trucker on Route 117, a little-travelled road in a remote region of the Utah desert that serves as a haven for fugitives and others looking to hide from the world. For many of the desert's inhabitants, Ben's visits are their only contact with the outside world, and the only landmark worth noting is a once-famous roadside diner that hasn't opened in years.

    Ruth Bain says: "Don't waste a credit"
  • Desert Blood: The Wolves of Twin Moon Ranch, Book 2 | Anna Lowe

    Desert Blood: The Wolves of Twin Moon Ranch, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Anna Lowe
    • Narrated By Kelsey Osborne
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    Heather Luth knows nothing about the paranormal world until one awful night changes everything. Now she's on the run - straight into the arms of forbidden love. On the surface, Cody Hawthorne is warm, witty, and fun, but beneath his carefree facade, Heather sees a real man struggling to break free. Day by day, Heather and Cody grow closer and closer, unable to resist their simmering passion - while a serial murderer closes in on his prey. There's more than meets the eye on Twin Moon Ranch, home to a pack of shapeshifting wolves.

    Amazon Customer says: "awesome series found another good author I love"
  • Desert God: A Novel of Ancient Egypt | Wilbur Smith

    Desert God: A Novel of Ancient Egypt

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Wilbur Smith
    • Narrated By Mike Grady
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    Game of Thrones meets Ancient Egypt in this magnificent, action-packed epic. On the gleaming banks of the Nile, the brilliant Taita - slave and advisor to the Pharaoh - finds himself at the center of a vortex of passion, intrigue, and danger. His quest to destroy the Hyksos army and form an alliance with Crete takes him on an epic journey up the Nile, through Arabia and the magical city of Babylon, and across the open seas.

    Blue Dragonfly says: "The wily Taita returns again"
  • The Desert Spear: The Demon Cycle, Book 2 | Peter V. Brett

    The Desert Spear: The Demon Cycle, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (24 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Peter V. Brett
    • Narrated By Colin Mace
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    Continuing the impressive debut fantasy series from author Peter V. Brett, The Desert Spear is book two of the Demon Cycle, pulling the reader into a world of demons, darkness and heroes. The Deliverer has returned, but who is he? Arlen Bales, formerly of the small hamlet of Tibbet's Brook, learnt harsh lessons about life as he grew up in a world where hungry demons stalk the night and humanity is trapped by its own fear.

    Annelien says: "Great story!"
  • Tears of the Desert: A Memoir of Survival in Darfur | Halima Bashir,Damien Lewis

    Tears of the Desert: A Memoir of Survival in Darfur

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Halima Bashir, Damien Lewis
    • Narrated By Rosalyn Landor
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    Halima Bashir was born into the Zaghawa tribe, whose customs have remained unchanged for centuries, in the remote western deserts of Sudan in the region of South Darfur. Halima's father named his daughter after the traditional medicine woman of the village, and she grew up in a happy and close-knit childhood environment. Her father became a wealthy man by his tribe's standards, so he could afford to send Halima to school and university. Halima went on to study medicine, and at 24 she returned to her tribe and began practicing as their first ever qualified doctor.

    kristin says: "Very heartbreaking"
  • A Woman in Arabia: The Writings of the Queen of the Desert | Gertrude Bell,Georgina Howell - introduction,Georgina Howell - editor

    A Woman in Arabia: The Writings of the Queen of the Desert

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell - introduction, Georgina Howell - editor
    • Narrated By Sian Thomas, Adjoa Andoh
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    Gertrude Bell was leaning in 100 years before Sheryl Sandberg. One of the great woman adventurers of the 20th century, she turned her back on Victorian society to study at Oxford and travel the world and became the chief architect of British policy in the Middle East after World War I. Mountaineer, archaeologist, Arabist, writer, poet, linguist, and spy, she dedicated her life to championing the Arab cause and was instrumental in drawing the borders that define today's Middle East.

    Kealani says: "Magnificent"
  • The Desert and the Blade: A Novel of the Change | S. M. Stirling

    The Desert and the Blade: A Novel of the Change

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By S. M. Stirling
    • Narrated By Todd McLaren
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    Reiko, empress of Japan, has allied herself with Princess Órlaith, heir to the High Kingdom of Montival, to find the Kusanagi-no-Tsurugi, the Grass-Cutting Sword, a legendary treasure of an ancient dynasty that confers valor and victory to its bearer. Órlaith understands all too well the power it signifies. Her own inherited blade, the Sword of the Lady, was both a burden and a danger to her father, Rudi Mackenzie, as it failed to save the king from being assassinated.

    Robin Graves says: "problems with sound quality"
  • Across the Years: Desert Rose #2 | Tracie Peterson

    Across the Years: Desert Rose #2

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Tracie Peterson
    • Narrated By Sandra Burr
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    Disowned by her parents for marrying a man they disapproved of, Ashley Reynolds faces even greater hardship when she loses her husband in a tragic accident - and she's left alone with a baby on the way. Working as a Harvey Girl in Winslow, Arizona, provides the element of peace she has sought. But despite her young daughter's desire for a father, Ashley finds her heart still attached to the man she lost so long ago. When circumstances force Ashley to confront the past, she finds herself torn.

  • Prescription to Die For: Deanna Devlin, Desert Detective Cozy Mystery, Book 1 | Bridget Bowman

    Prescription to Die For: Deanna Devlin, Desert Detective Cozy Mystery, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Bridget Bowman
    • Narrated By Rebecca Hansen
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    Deanna Devlin is a 32-year-old reporter who dreams of tackling hard-nosed stories, but is stuck writing puff pieces for the local paper. When a murder strikes Desert Palms, Deanna suddenly gets her chance to cover some hard-hitting news. Unfortunately, one of Deanna's good friends is wrongly suspected as the killer by the local police detective. To prove her friend's innocence, Deanna has no choice but to take matters into her own hands and find the real killer herself.

    Kindle Customer says: "Prescription to die for"
  • Shadows of the Canyon | Tracie Peterson

    Shadows of the Canyon

    • ABRIDGED (3 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Tracie Peterson
    • Narrated By Sandra Burr
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    Tracie Peterson will captivate her legion of readers with this romantic historical novel of loss and love, longing and fulfillment. Working as a Harvey Girl at the luxury resort El Tovar, located on the south rim of the Grand Canyon, Alexandra Keegan feels she is in a dream come true. But when her father's indiscretions come to light and her mother is suspected of murder, Alex finds herself the center of some unwelcome attention. Will she soon find herself alone in the world?

  • Through Painted Deserts: Light, God, and Beauty on the Open Road | Donald Miller

    Through Painted Deserts: Light, God, and Beauty on the Open Road

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By Donald Miller
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
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    Fueled by the belief that something better exists than the mundane life they've been living, free spirits Don and Paul set off on an adventure-filled road trip in search of deeper meaning, beauty, and an explanation for life.

    Bright says: "I almost didnt buy this book- SO GLAD I DID!!!"
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