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    • The Odyssey

    • By: Homer, Robert Fagles - translator
    • Narrated by: Ian McKellen
    • Length: 13 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,244
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,937
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,921

    The great adventure story tells of Odysseus, a veteran of the Trojan War, who - through a landscape peopled with monsters, sea nymphs, evil enchantresses, and vengeful gods....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Fagles yes, McKellen yes, Production NO!

    • By Vic on 06-13-14

    Regular price: $31.95

    • Northanger Abbey

    • An Audible Original Drama
    • By: Jane Austen, Anna Lea - adaptation
    • Narrated by: Emma Thompson, Douglas Booth, Eleanor Tomlinson, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,452
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,261
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,256

    A coming-of-age tale for the young and naïve 17-year-old Catherine Morland, Northanger Abbey takes a decidedly comical look at themes of class, family, love and literature....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amusing audio experience

    • By if it's not baroque on 01-01-18

    Regular price: $21.31

    • The Pilgrim's Progress

    • From This World to That Which Is to Come
    • By: John Bunyan
    • Narrated by: David Shaw-Parker
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,012
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,015

    In plain yet powerful and moving language, John Bunyan tells the story of Christian's struggle to attain salvation and the Gates of Heaven....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Two books in one! Terrific narration!

    • By Adam on 01-16-15

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Once and Future King

    • By: T. H. White
    • Narrated by: Neville Jason
    • Length: 33 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,925
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,499
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,505

    The complete "box set" of T. H. White's epic fantasy novel of the Arthurian legend....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good, but not unabriged

    • By Valerie Allen on 02-17-13

    Regular price: $48.99

    • The Early Cases of Hercule Poirot

    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Charles Armstrong
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124

    This collection of 25 Hercule Poirot adventures is compiled from short stories written by Agatha Christie for The Sketch magazine in 1923 from March to December....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 1923 Was a Very Good Year

    • By John on 02-04-19

    Regular price: $23.09

    • The Count of Monte Cristo

    • By: Alexandre Dumas
    • Narrated by: Alan Munro
    • Length: 57 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 382
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 357
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 350

    An adventure story primarily concerned with themes of hope, justice, vengeance, mercy, and forgiveness....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely awful narrator!

    • By Janneke on 02-22-13

    Regular price: $39.95

    • The Kybalion

    • A Study of Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and Greece
    • By: The Three Intiates
    • Narrated by: Mitch Horowitz
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,521
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,296
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,297

    >He was the father of the occult, the founder of astrology, the discoverer of alchemy. He was Hermes Trismegistus, and he possessed all divine knowledge....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Big bites of ancient (now age?) wisdom to chew on

    • By Diana on 07-24-14

    Regular price: $4.19

    • The Secret Garden

    • By: Frances Hodgson Burnett
    • Narrated by: Josephine Bailey
    • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,608
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,258
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,263

    When Mary Lennox's parents die from cholera in India, the spoiled orphan is transplanted to her uncle's 600-year-old gloomy and secretive estate in England....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Secret Garden

    • By ELLEN POAGE on 04-04-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Manual

    • A Philosopher's Guide to Life
    • By: Epictetus, Ancient Renewal, Sam Torode
    • Narrated by: Sam Torode
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 400
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 340
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 338

    Epictetus (c. AD 50-135) was a former Roman slave (he was also lame in one leg, and walked with a crutch) who went on to become a great teacher....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book to live by.

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-05-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The Jane Austen BBC Radio Drama Collection

    • Six BBC Radio Full-Cast Dramatisations
    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: David Tennant, Benedict Cumberbatch, Julie McKenzie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,750
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,583
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,583

    A collection of BBC radio full-cast dramatisations of Jane Austen's six major novels....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Superb acting, but beware of audio idiosyncracies!

    • By Shelly M. Felton on 07-06-16

    Regular price: $34.10

    • Beyond Good and Evil

    • By: Friedrich Nietzsche
    • Narrated by: Alex Jennings, Roy McMillan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 656
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 540
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 529

    Attacking the notion of morality as nothing more than institutionalised weakness, Nietzsche criticises past philosophers for their unquestioning acceptance of moral precepts....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book, great Audio Narration

    • By Mozart on 01-07-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Divine Comedy

    • By: Clive James (translator), Dante Alighieri
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
    • Length: 14 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 880
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 816
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 819

    Renowned poet and critic Clive James presents the crowning achievement of his career: a monumental translation into English verse of Dante’s The Divine Comedy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!

    • By Tad Davis on 10-18-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Meditations of Marcus Aurelius

    • By: Marcus Aurelius
    • Narrated by: Alan Munro
    • Length: 5 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,561
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 1,383
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,358

    Meditations is former U.S. President Bill Clinton's favorite book. This audio consists of a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor 161-180 AD, setting forth his ideas on Stoic philosophy....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The reading made it impossible to focus on content

    • By Mark Grebner on 09-02-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Scarlet Letter

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Kate Petrie
    • Length: 6 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 558
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 508
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 511

    One of the most important novels in classic literature, Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter tackles the subject of adultery, with the notorious Hester Prynne at the forefront of the scandal....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 'Thou Wast Not Bold! Thou Wast Not True!'

    • By Gretchen SLP on 12-20-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • By: Mark Twain
    • Narrated by: Sam Ryan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in the United Kingdom in December 1884 and in the United States in...

    Regular price: $2.91

    • The Martian Chronicles

    • By: Ray Bradbury
    • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,462
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,368
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,364

    Ray Bradbury's The Martian Chronicles is a classic work of 20th-century literature whose extraordinary power and imagination remain undimmed by time's passage....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Original. Great Stories, Great Narrator.

    • By Troy on 04-05-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Great Minds of the Western Intellectual Tradition, 3rd Edition

    • By: The Great Courses, Alan Charles Kors, Darren Staloff, and others
    • Narrated by: Alan Charles Kors, Darren Staloff, Dennis Dalton, and others
    • Length: 43 hrs and 41 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 597
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 518
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 501

    With this series of lectures, you can encompass 3,000 years of philosophical debate - by the end of next month....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic overview

    • By Robin on 08-25-13

    Regular price: $59.95

    • My Antonia

    • By: Willa Cather
    • Narrated by: Cindy Hardin Killavey, Jim Killavey
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 64

    My Ántonia is considered one of the greatest novels by American writer Willa Cather....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible recording. So stiff and dull

    • By gail w. strickler on 06-27-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Walden

    • Life in the Woods
    • By: Henry David Thoreau
    • Narrated by: Alec Sand
    • Length: 10 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,094
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 927
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 932

    Thoreau's classic account of the solitary life describes his attempts to simplify his life and sort out his priorities by living alone in a cabin beside Walden Pond for nearly two years....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Energetic but choppy presentation

    • By Dan Jensen on 03-17-10

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Federalist Papers (AmazonClassics Edition)

    • By: Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay
    • Narrated by: James Anderson Foster
    • Length: 20 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Hailed by Thomas Jefferson as “the best commentary on the principles of government which was ever written,” The Federalist Papers is a collection of eighty-five essays published by Founding Fathers Hamilton, Madison, and John Jay....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very Readable

    • By George on 07-13-18

    Regular price: $39.95

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