Timothy Egan
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Timothy Egan

TIMOTHY EGAN is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and the author of eight books, most recently THE IMMORTAL IRISHMAN, a New York Times Bestseller. His book on the Dust Bowl, The Worst Hard Time, won a National Book Award for nonfiction and was named a New York Times Editors' Choice, a New York Times Notable Book, a Washington State Book Award winner, and a Book Sense Book of the Year Honor Book. He writes a weekly opinion column for the New York Times.

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    • The Big Burn

    • Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire That Saved America
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,749
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,294
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,300

    On August 20, 1910, a battering ram of wind moved through the drought-stricken national forests of Washington, Idaho, and Montana, whipping small blazes into a roaring inferno....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A fascinating history of early Forest Service

    • By P. Bergh on 11-11-09

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Worst Hard Time

    • The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor, Ken Burns (introduction)
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,018
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,270
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,281

    The dust storms that terrorized America's High Plains in the darkest years of the Depression were like nothing ever seen before or since....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Fascinating History

    • By Sara on 02-02-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Immortal Irishman

    • The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 14 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,255
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,072
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,062

    The Irish-American story, with all its twists and triumphs, is told through the improbable life of one man....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What A Life!

    • By Carrie Arnold on 03-29-16

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Good Rain

    • Across Time and Terrain in the Pacific Northwest
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    A fantastic book! Timothy Egan describes his journeys in the Pacific Northwest....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An ode to the NW

    • By Kevin on 03-23-19

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher

    • The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 11 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 316
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274

    At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, Egan's book tells the remarkable untold story behind Edward Curtis's iconic photographs....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • STUPENDOUS!

    • By D. Donohue on 10-29-12

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Lasso the Wind

    • Away to the New West
    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: John McLain
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    In this colorful and revealing journey through the eleven states west of the 100th meridian, Egan evokes a lovely and troubled country where land is religion....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Stereotypical Cowboy Voice

    • By Amanda on 02-27-19

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Breaking Blue

    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66

    In 1935, the Spokane police regularly extorted sex, food, and money from the reluctant hobos, robbed dairies, and engaged in all manner of nefarious crimes, including murder....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent! Highly Recommended.

    • By R. Smith on 02-25-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Winemaker's Daughter

    • By: Timothy Egan
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times national correspondent Timothy Egan turns to fiction with The Winemaker's Daughter, a lyrical and gripping novel....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story<br />

    • By Ms. Sherry Pribble on 05-05-17

    Regular price: $29.99

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