G. Wayne Miller
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G. Wayne Miller

G. Wayne Miller is a staff writer at The Providence Journal, a documentary filmmaker, and the author of three novels, three short story collections and eight books of non-fiction, including TOY WARS: The Epic Battle Between G.I. Joe, Barbie and the Companies That Make Them; KING OF HEARTS: The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery; and TOP BRAIN, BOTTOM BRAIN: Surprising Insights Into How You Think, co-authored with neuroscientist Stephen M. Kosslyn. He has been honored for his writing more than 40 times and was a member of the Providence Journal team that was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Public Service. Three documentaries he wrote and co-produced have been broadcast on PBS: ON THE LAKE: Life and Love in a Distant Place, about America's tuberculosis epidemic of the early 1900s and globally today; BEHIND THE HEDGEROW: Eileen Slocum and the Meaning of Newport Society; and The Providence Journal's COMING HOME, about veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, nominated in 2012 for a New England Emmy and winner of a regional Edward R. Murrow Award. Miller is a Visiting Fellow at Salve Regina University in Newport, R.I., where he is director of the Pell Center's Story in the Public Square initiative, www.publicstory.org. Visit Miller at www.gwaynemiller.com

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    • By: G. Wayne Miller
    • Narrated by: Patrick Cullen
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    • Narrated by: Christopher Hurt
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
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    In this groundbreaking contribution to the literature on human personality, a celebrated psychologist and an award-winning author offer a novel way to learn about how each of us thinks....

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    • Car Crazy

    • The Battle for Supremacy Between Ford and Olds and the Dawn of the Automobile Age
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    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
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    G. Wayne Miller takes listeners back to the wild and wooly years of the early automobile era - from 1893, when the first US-built auto was introduced, through 1908....

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    • By David on 10-20-16
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    • By: G. Wayne Miller
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Release date: 11-11-15
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    • The Work of Human Hands

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    The Work of Human Hands is a timeless medical journey through pioneering surgeon Dr. Hardy Hendren's legendary operating room that the Los Angeles Times called "impossible to forget"....

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    • Thunder Rise

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    Something is happening to the children of Morgantown... One by one, they are claimed by a strange illness that cannot be identified....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent thriller, but dated and awkward.

    • By Jim on 03-19-15

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