We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access .
Showing results for 

The Outsiders

1-20of63results Previous 1 2 3 4 Next
Sort by
  • The Outsiders | S.E. Hinton

    The Outsiders

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By S.E. Hinton
    • Narrated By Jim Fyfe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1460)
    Performance
    (1112)
    Story
    (1126)

    Ponyboy can count on his brothers. And on his friends. But not on much else besides trouble with the Socs, a vicious gang of rich kids whose idea of a good time is beating up "greasers" like Ponyboy. At least he knows what to expect, until the night someone takes things too far.

    James & Sheila says: "Great for a wide variety of ages"
  • The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success | William N. Thorndike

    The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By William N. Thorndike
    • Narrated By Brian Troxell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (506)
    Performance
    (426)
    Story
    (423)

    In The Outsiders, you'll learn the traits and methods striking for their consistency and relentless rationality that helped these unique leaders achieve such exceptional performance. Humble, unassuming, and often frugal, these "outsiders" shunned Wall Street and the press, and shied away from the hottest new management trends. Instead, they shared specific traits that put them and the companies they led on winning trajectories: a laser-sharp focus on per share value as opposed to earnings or sales growth; an exceptional talent for allocating capital and human resources; and the belief that cash flow, not reported earnings, determines a company's long-term value.

    Anurag K. says: "Clear, structured presentation. Well narrated. Worth a listen!"
  • Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches: Crossing Press Feminist Series, Book 1 | Audre Lorde

    Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches: Crossing Press Feminist Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Audre Lorde
    • Narrated By Robin Eller
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (11)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (10)

    Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider celebrates an influential voice in 20th-century literature. In this charged collection of 15 essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and change. Her prose is incisive, unflinching, and lyrical, reflecting struggle but ultimately offering messages of hope.

  • The Forgotten Child: Finding Love: The Outsider Series, Volume 1 | Lorhainne Eckhart

    The Forgotten Child: Finding Love: The Outsider Series, Volume 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Lorhainne Eckhart
    • Narrated By Melissa Moran
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (32)
    Performance
    (29)
    Story
    (27)

    Emily Nelson, a courageous young mother, ends a loveless, bitter marriage and strikes out on her own. She answers an ad for a cook and live-in caregiver to a three-year-old boy on a local ranch. Ranch owner Brad Friessen hires and moves in Emily and her daughter. But Emily soon discovers something's seriously wrong with the boy, and the reclusive, difficult man who hired her can't see the behavior and how delayed his son is.

    maura says: "PerfectT"
  • Death of an Outsider: The Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, Book 3 | M.C. Beaton

    Death of an Outsider: The Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By M.C. Beaton
    • Narrated By Shaun Grindell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (156)
    Performance
    (135)
    Story
    (135)

    The most hated man in the most dour town in Scotland is sleeping with the fishes, or more accurately, has been dumped into a tank filled with crustaceans. All that remains of the murdered victim are his bones. But once the lobsters have been shipped off to Britain's best restaurants, the whole affair quickly lands on the plate of Constable Hamish Macbeth.

    Beatrice says: "Death in the Highlands"
  • The Outsiders | S.E. Hinton

    The Outsiders

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By S.E. Hinton
    • Narrated By Jim Fyfe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (9)
    Story
    (10)

    What defines a family? That is the underlying question in the life of Pony Boy Curtis. When his parents die in a car wreck, he comes to depend on the love, friendship and support of his two older brothers and a gang of friends defined by poverty, bad attitudes and long greasy hair. The gang, called greasers, carry on a long-standing war with a group of rich kids, known as Socs, a fight fueled by ignorance and prejudice.An American coming-of-age classic, a story of friendship and social prejudice among a gang of friends.

  • Outsider in the White House: Special Audio Edition | Bernie Sanders,Huck Gutman,John Nichols - afterword

    Outsider in the White House: Special Audio Edition

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Bernie Sanders, Huck Gutman, John Nichols - afterword
    • Narrated By Joe Barrett, Brian Sutherland
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (114)
    Performance
    (106)
    Story
    (103)

    Bernie Sanders' campaign for the presidency of the United States has galvanized supporters all over the country, drawing attention to issues of economic, racial, and social justice and spotlighting one of the most interesting and unconventional candidates in decades.

    Susie says: "Behind the Scenes with Bernie--- WORTH it!"
  • The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue | Frederick Forsyth

    The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Frederick Forsyth
    • Narrated By Robert Powell
    Overall
    (53)
    Performance
    (47)
    Story
    (48)

    For more than 40 years, Frederick Forsyth has been writing extraordinary real-world novels of intrigue, from the groundbreaking The Day of the Jackal to the prescient The Kill List. Whether writing about the murky world of arms dealers, the shadowy Nazi underground movement, or the intricacies of worldwide drug cartels, every plot has been chillingly plausible because every detail has been minutely researched. But what most people don't know is that some of his greatest stories of intrigue have been in his own life.

    Terry says: ""Have you been there?" Indeed he has."
  • The Outsider: A Memoir | Jimmy Connors

    The Outsider: A Memoir

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Jimmy Connors
    • Narrated By Rich Orlow
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (107)
    Performance
    (91)
    Story
    (94)

    In The Outsider, Connors tells the complete, uncensored story of his life and career, setting the record straight about his formidable mother, Gloria; his very public romance with America's sweetheart Chris Evert; his famous opponents, including Björn Borg, John McEnroe, Arthur Ashe, Ivan Lendl, and Rod Laver; his irrepressible co-conspirators Ilie Nastase and Vitas Gerulaitis; and his young nemesis Andre Agassi.

    mindnbody says: "More humility than bravado"
  • The Outsider Test for Faith: How to Know Which Religion Is True | John W. Loftus

    The Outsider Test for Faith: How to Know Which Religion Is True

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By John W. Loftus
    • Narrated By Matthew O'Neil
    Overall
    (9)
    Performance
    (9)
    Story
    (9)

    Author John W. Loftus, a former minister turned atheist, argues we would all be better off if we viewed any religion - including our own - from the informed skepticism of an outsider, a nonbeliever. For this reason, he has devised "the outsider test for faith". He describes it as a variation on the Golden Rule: "Do unto your own faith what you do to other faiths." Essentially, this means applying the same skepticism to our own beliefs as we do to the beliefs of other faiths.

    Steven Walker says: "Great Book with Poor Narration"
  • The Outsiders' Guide to Las Vegas | Tim Dressen

    The Outsiders' Guide to Las Vegas

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Tim Dressen
    • Narrated By Tim Dressen
    Overall
    (45)
    Performance
    (41)
    Story
    (41)

    Along with "what happens here stays here" and "Circus Circus isn't that bad", one of the biggest Las Vegas myths is that so-called insiders are the city's best sources of tips, reviews, and information. Often, however, obsessive Las Vegas visitors offer more trustworthy suggestions and accurate insights about the Las Vegas Strip and Fremont Street.

    JKLM says: "Great information and very entertaining"
  • Republic of Outsiders: The Power of Amateurs, Dreamers, and Rebels | Alissa Quart

    Republic of Outsiders: The Power of Amateurs, Dreamers, and Rebels

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Alissa Quart
    • Narrated By Therese Plummer
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (3)
    Performance
    (3)
    Story
    (3)

    Republic of Outsiders is about the growing number of Americans who disrupt the status quo: outsiders who seek to redefine a wide variety of fields, from film and mental health to diplomacy and music, from how we see gender to what we eat. They include professional and amateur filmmakers crowd-sourcing their work, transgender and autistic activists, and Occupy Wall Street’s alternative bankers.”

  • The Outsider | Ann H. Gabhart

    The Outsider

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Ann H. Gabhart
    • Narrated By Renee Ertl
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (12)
    Performance
    (8)
    Story
    (8)

    .She thought she was content...until a love from the outside world turned hers upside down. Gabrielle Hope and her mother joined the Harmony Hill Shaker community in 1807. The community promised stability and devotion that Gabrielle wholeheartedly embraced. But when a local doctor must be brought into Harmony Hill from the outside, he sets into motion a chain of events that will challenge Gabrielle's loyalty to the Shakers.

  • The Perfect Outsider | Loreth Anne White

    The Perfect Outsider

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Loreth Anne White
    • Narrated By Claire Christie
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (11)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (7)

    How can she leave him to die? June Farrow works for Cold Plains Search and Rescue as cover for her real mission—helping Devotees escape from Samuel Grayson's evil cult. The rugged man she finds in the woods has no memory, but evidence points to his being one of Grayson's murderous enforcers. Hardwired to save lives, June's only option is to take him to the safe house.

    wendy says: "the perfect outsider"
  • The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth: Popularity, Quirk Theory, and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School | Alexandra Robbins

    The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth: Popularity, Quirk Theory, and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Alexandra Robbins
    • Narrated By Kathleen McInerney
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (75)
    Performance
    (45)
    Story
    (45)

    In a smart, entertaining, reassuring book that reads like fiction, Alexandra Robbins manages to cross Gossip Girl with Freaks and Geeks and explain the fascinating psychology and science behind popularity and outcasthood. She reveals that the things that set students apart in high school are the things that help them stand out later in life.

    James says: "Not what I expected..."
  • Shock Value: How a Few Eccentric Outsiders Gave Us Nightmares, Conquered Hollywood, and Invented Modern Horror | Jason Zinoman

    Shock Value: How a Few Eccentric Outsiders Gave Us Nightmares, Conquered Hollywood, and Invented Modern Horror

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Jason Zinoman
    • Narrated By Pete Larkin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (133)
    Performance
    (113)
    Story
    (114)

    Much has been written about the storied New Hollywood of the 1970s, but while Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, and Francis Ford Coppola were making their first classic movies, a parallel universe of directors gave birth to the modern horror film - aggressive, raw, and utterly original. Based on unprecedented access to the genre's major players, New York Times critic Jason Zinoman's Shock Value delivers the first definitive account of horror's golden age.

    Jason Potter says: "Great Book, Terrible Narrator"
  • Bank: An Outsider's Guide to Managing Small Business Finance Without Losing Your Shirt or Your Mind | Donna Stewart

    Bank: An Outsider's Guide to Managing Small Business Finance Without Losing Your Shirt or Your Mind

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Donna Stewart
    • Narrated By Donna Stewart
    Overall
    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
    Story
    (1)

    Bank is a crash course in small business finance. Inside, you will find a practical guide on how money works, how to manage a very irregular flow of money, understanding your money temperament and financial integrity, and the life of a business. You will also find helpful information on creating a bookkeeping system that works for you, essential skills entrepreneurs must have, and how to deal with adverse money events.

    Phil O. says: "I operated a small pro firm for 20 years ..."
  • Tales from the Back Row: An Outsider’s View from Inside the Fashion Industry | Amy Odell

    Tales from the Back Row: An Outsider’s View from Inside the Fashion Industry

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By Amy Odell
    • Narrated By C. S. E Cooney
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (60)
    Performance
    (53)
    Story
    (54)

    Cosmopolitan.com editor Amy Odell takes listeners behind the stage of New York's hottest fashion shows to meet the world's most influential models, designers, celebrities, editors, and photographers. But first, she has to push her way through the crowds outside, where we see the lengths people go to be noticed by the lurking paparazzi, and weave her way through the packed venue, from the very back row to the front.

    Sarah says: "Funny & Engaging"
  • The Outsider | Frank Roderus

    The Outsider

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Frank Roderus
    • Narrated By Heath Kizzier
    Overall
    (0)
    Performance
    (0)
    Story
    (0)

    Nobody was stopping Leon Moses from settling on the spread he had bought with his pay from long, hard years with the 10th Cavalry - not the slick lawyer who cheated him on the sale, not the rustlers who ran off his stock, not the law that turned its back on him, not the neighboring ranchers who turned their guns on him, not the attacking Apaches who turned the sea of grass red with blood. Leon Moses was black and had to show a lot of folks that courage knew no color, and that they’d stop his bullets before they could stop him from taking what was rightfully his.

  • The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue | Frederick Forsyth

    The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Frederick Forsyth
    • Narrated By Robert Powell
    Overall
    (16)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (16)

    We all make mistakes, but starting the Third World War would have been a rather large one. To this day, I still maintain it was not entirely my fault. But I'm getting ahead of myself. During the course of my life, I've barely escaped the wrath of an arms dealer in Hamburg, been strafed by a MiG during the Nigerian civil war, and landed during a bloody coup in Guinea-Bissau.

    Jean says: "Riveting memoir"
1-20of63results Previous 1 2 3 4 Next