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  • The Son | Philipp Meyer

    The Son

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Philipp Meyer
    • Narrated By Will Patton, Kate Mulgrew, Scott Shepherd, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Part epic of Texas, part classic coming-of-age story, part unflinching examination of the bloody price of power, The Son is a gripping and utterly transporting novel that maps the legacy of violence in the American west with rare emotional acuity, even as it presents an intimate portrait of one family across two centuries. Eli McCullough is just twelve-years-old when a marauding band of Comanche storm his Texas homestead and brutally murder his mother and sister, taking him as a captive.

    Mel says: "Five Stars for the Lone Star, The Son, & Meyer"
  • Not My Father's Son: A Memoir | Alan Cumming

    Not My Father's Son: A Memoir

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Alan Cumming
    • Narrated By Alan Cumming
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    With ribald humor, wit, and incredible insight, Alan seamlessly moves back and forth in time, integrating stories from his childhood in Scotland and his experiences today as the celebrated actor of film, television, and stage. At times suspenseful, at times deeply moving, but always incredibly brave and honest, Not My Father's Son is a powerful story of embracing the best aspects of the past and triumphantly pushing the darkness aside.

    Marcie says: "An unforgetable, honest, inspirational story!"
  • Golden Son: Book II of the Red Rising Trilogy | Pierce Brown

    Golden Son: Book II of the Red Rising Trilogy

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Pierce Brown
    • Narrated By Tim Gerard Reynolds
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Golden Son continues the stunning saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom from the overlords of a brutal elitist future built on lies. Now fully embedded among the Gold ruling class, Darrow continues his work to bring down Society from within.

    Charles says: "Magnificent"
  • The Son of Neptune: The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two | Rick Riordan

    The Son of Neptune: The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Rick Riordan
    • Narrated By Joshua Swanson
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    In The Lost Hero, three demigods named Jason, Piper, and Leo made their first visit to Camp Half-Blood, where they inherited a quest.

    Dana says: "Another great adventure from Rick Riordan!"
  • The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel of North Korea | Adam Johnson

    The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel of North Korea

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Adam Johnson
    • Narrated By Tim Kang, Josiah D. Lee, James Kyson Lee, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2412)
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    Pak Jun Do is the haunted son of a lost mother - a singer “stolen” to Pyongyang - and an influential father who runs Long Tomorrows, a work camp for orphans. There the boy is given his first taste of power, picking which orphans eat first and which will be lent out for manual labor. Recognized for his loyalty and keen instincts, Jun Do comes to the attention of superiors in the state, rises in the ranks, and starts on a road from which there will be no return.

    Lisa says: "The most compelling listen I've ever owned"
  • Native Son | Richard Wright

    Native Son

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Richard Wright
    • Narrated By Peter Francis James
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic.

    Noah says: "Simply a classic"
  • Tell My Sons: A Father's Last Letters | Lt. Col. Mark Weber

    Tell My Sons: A Father's Last Letters

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Lt. Col. Mark Weber
    • Narrated By Lt. Col. Mark Weber
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    At the pinnacle of a soaring career in the U.S. Army, Lt. Col. Mark M. Weber was tapped to serve in a high-profile job within the Afghan Parliament as a military advisor. Weeks later, a routine physical revealed stage IV intestinal cancer in the 38-year-old father of three. Over the next two years he would fight a desperate battle he wasn’t trained for, with his wife and boys as his reluctant but willing fighting force....

    Debbie says: "Gritty, Honest, Knock Down, Drag Out to LIVE"
  • Mother and Son: The Respect Effect | Emerson Eggerichs

    Mother and Son: The Respect Effect

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Emerson Eggerichs
    • Narrated By Emerson Eggerichs
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    Love is important, but it is respect that is the key to your son's heart. The idea of moms respecting their sons may sound alien to some, but it seems to ignite curiosity across the board. It is easy to relate to the need for all of us to feel a mother's love, but is that the same thing as respect? Even for young boys, the effect of respect is nothing short of astounding when applied properly.

    Naija Princess says: "This Served a need"
  • Strong Mothers, Strong Sons: Lessons Mothers Need to Raise Extraordinary Men | Meg Meeker

    Strong Mothers, Strong Sons: Lessons Mothers Need to Raise Extraordinary Men

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Meg Meeker
    • Narrated By Marguerite Gavin
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    From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world. But often, as he grows up, the boy who needs her simultaneously pushes her away. Calling upon thirty years of experience as a pediatrician, Meg Meeker, MD, a highly sought-after national speaker, assistant professor of clinical medicine, and mother of four, shares the secrets that every mother needs to know in order to strengthen-or rebuild-her relationship with her son.

    Diego M. says: "Awesome, simply awesome!"
  • The Golden Son: A Novel | Shilpi Somaya Gowda

    The Golden Son: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Shilpi Somaya Gowda
    • Narrated By Sunil Malhotra
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    The first of his family to go to college, Anil Patel, the golden son, carries the weight of tradition and his family's expectations when he leaves his tiny Indian village to begin a medical residency in Dallas, Texas, at one of the busiest and most competitive hospitals in America. When his father dies, Anil becomes the de facto head of the Patel household and inherits the mantle of arbiter for all of the village's disputes.

    Gillian says: "4-Stars, But I'm Rounding Up..."
  • Son of the Black Sword: Saga of the Forgotten Warrior, Book 1 | Larry Correia

    Son of the Black Sword: Saga of the Forgotten Warrior, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Larry Correia
    • Narrated By Tim Gerard Reynolds
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    After the War of the Gods, the demons were cast out and fell to the world. Mankind was nearly eradicated by the seemingly unstoppable beasts until the gods sent the great hero, Ramrowan, to save them. He united the tribes, gave them magic, and drove the demons into the sea. Ever since, the land has belonged to man, and the oceans have remained an uncrossable hell, leaving the continent of Lok isolated.

    D says: "A Great Beginning to a new Epic Series"
  • Obsidian Son: The Temple Chronicles, Book 1 | Shayne Silvers

    Obsidian Son: The Temple Chronicles, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Shayne Silvers
    • Narrated By Marcio Catalano
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (96)
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    Nate Temple's all-consuming quest to avenge his parents is temporarily put on hold when shape-shifting dragons invade St. Louis. And perhaps cow-tipping the Minotaur for answers might not have been Nate's smartest opening move, because now every flavor of supernatural thug from our childhood nightmares is gunning for him. Nate learns that the only way to save his city from these creatures is to murder his best friend.

    Colby says: "Best series EVER"
  • Son of No One: Dark-Hunter, Book 23 | Sherrilyn Kenyon

    Son of No One: Dark-Hunter, Book 23

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Sherrilyn Kenyon
    • Narrated By Holter Graham
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    It’s not easy being life’s own personal joke, but Josette Landry has made an unstable peace with the beast. Life will continue to throw every bad thing it has at her, and she will continue to not put her head in an oven. But that’s okay. That which doesn’t kill her will just require a few hours of mental insanity. Completely down on her luck, Josette takes a job with a local paranormal group as a photographer and camerawoman. Yeah, they’re even crazier than she is. The only paranormal thing she believes in is the miracle that keeps her rusted out hoopty running.

    Teresa says: "Another satisfying Dark Hunter/ Demon Chaser book."
  • Son of Thunder: Thunder's War, Book 1 | James Jakins

    Son of Thunder: Thunder's War, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By James Jakins
    • Narrated By Sean Tivenan
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In the country of Sohlgain, all young men are expected to chain a dragon and claim its charge. For Berun Toirnach, the eldest son of the nation's ruler, this means venturing onto a dragon reserve and hunting a wild dragon. A tradition his family has upheld for generations. The aftermath of this hunt will shape Berun's life. He is given a position as a Thunder Priest and gifted the power to control lightning, Berun must decide what to do with this new power.

    Michael Hicks says: "Great book"
  • All My Sons | Arthur Miller

    All My Sons

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 54 mins)
    • By Arthur Miller
    • Narrated By Julie Harris, James Farentino, Arye Gross, and others
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    World War II is over and a family, mourning a son missing in action, plants a memorial tree and tries to go on with their lives. A storm blows down the tree and a devastating family secret is uprooted, setting the characters on a terrifying journey towards truth.

    Calliope says: "terrific play, great performances"
  • The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between | Hisham Matar

    The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Hisham Matar
    • Narrated By Hisham Matar
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    When Hisham Matar was a 19-year-old university student in England, his father was kidnapped. One of the Qaddafi regime's most prominent opponents in exile, he was held in a secret prison in Libya. Hisham would never see him again. But he never gave up hope that his father might still be alive. "Hope," as he writes, "is cunning and persistent." Twenty-two years later, after the fall of Qaddafi, the prison cells were empty, and there was no sign of Jaballa Matar. Hisham returned with his mother and wife to the homeland he never thought he'd go back to again.

    Two Fathoms says: "a beautiful book, and a perfect reading by the aut"
  • Notes of a Native Son | James Baldwin

    Notes of a Native Son

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By James Baldwin
    • Narrated By Ron Butler
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    Written during the 1940s and early 1950s, when Baldwin was only in his twenties, the essays collected in Notes of a Native Son capture a view of black life and black thought at the dawn of the civil rights movement and as the movement slowly gained strength through the words of one of the most captivating essayists and foremost intellectuals of that era.

    Andre says: "Masterful Essayist"
  • What a Son Needs from His Mom | Cheri Fuller

    What a Son Needs from His Mom

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Cheri Fuller
    • Narrated By Callie Beaulieu
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    Through compelling true stories and solid principles, this book offers a blueprint for what sons need from their moms to become healthy, caring, confident young men. With specific advice for boys' different ages, moms will learn the balance between controlling and letting go, how to cultivate their sons' unique masculinity, how to encourage a lasting relationship with God, and much more.

  • The Perfect Son | Barbara Claypole White

    The Perfect Son

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Barbara Claypole White
    • Narrated By Justine Eyre
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    Overall
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    From a distance Felix Fitzwilliam, the son of an old English family, is a good husband and father. But, obsessed with order and routine, he's a prisoner to perfection. Disengaged from the emotional life of his North Carolina family, Felix has let his wife, Ella, deal with their special-needs son by herself.

    Kathleen L. says: "Enlightening"
  • Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers Became America's Most Powerful and Private Dynasty | Daniel Schulman

    Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers Became America's Most Powerful and Private Dynasty

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Daniel Schulman
    • Narrated By Allen O'Reilly
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    Like the Rockefellers and the Kennedys, the Kochs are one of the most influential dynasties of the modern age, but they have never been the subject of a major biography... until now. Not long after the death of his father, Charles Koch, then in his early 30s, discovered a letter the family patriarch had written to his sons. "You will receive what now seems to be a large sum of money," Fred Koch cautioned. "It may either be a blessing or a curse."

    Jean says: "Interesting family"
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