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  • The Omni Diet

  • The Revolutionary 70% Plant + 30% Protein Program to Lose Weight, Reverse Disease, Fight Inflammation, and Change Your Life Forever
  • By: Tana Amen
  • Narrated by: Pam Ward
  • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 34
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 32

The Omni Diet is the culmination of a decade-long quest by Amen to study the relationship between food and the body. It's an easy-to-follow plan based on a 70/30 plant-to-protein model. This is not a restrictive diet or another page in the high-protein vs. vegetarian diet wars, but a universal map to better health, one that Tana has distilled into a lean six-week program.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Rewarding

  • By Andrew on 05-03-15
  • The Omni Diet
  • The Revolutionary 70% Plant + 30% Protein Program to Lose Weight, Reverse Disease, Fight Inflammation, and Change Your Life Forever
  • By: Tana Amen
  • Narrated by: Pam Ward

Extremely Practical

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-09-18

This is an extremely practicual way to better health. Well thought out and methodically presented. It's hard to come up with a reason why one wouldn't want to change their eating habits to improve their health and longevity after listening to this book.

  • Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places

  • A Conversation in Spiritual Theology
  • By: Eugene H. Peterson
  • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
  • Length: 15 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 56
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 42
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 41

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places reunites spirituality and theology in a cultural context where these two vital facets of Christian faith have been rent asunder. Lamenting the vacuous, often pagan nature of contemporary American spirituality, Eugene Peterson here firmly grounds spirituality once more in Trinitarian theology and offers a clear, practical statement of what it means to actually live out the Christian life.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Theological

  • By Kevin on 08-26-16

May have to hit 30 sec rewind many times

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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-13-18

Well written and deep. Enlightening. I had to keep going back to get the insight. They come fast and furious. Starts slow but ends with a bang.

  • The War of Art

  • Winning the Inner Creative Battle
  • By: Steven Pressfield
  • Narrated by: George Guidall
  • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,389
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,963
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,907

Internationally best-selling author of Last of the Amazons, Gates of Fire and Tides of War, Steven Pressfield delivers a guide to inspire and support those who struggle to express their creativity. Pressfield believes that “resistance” is the greatest enemy, and he offers many unique and helpful ways to overcome it.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A must-have for anyone creative (or not)

  • By kimberly on 02-01-12

amazingly insightful

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 02-28-18

This guy packed so much into the simplest of sentences. I really enjoyed listening to it, and, in the process I have learned so much. I'm sure you will too.

  • Einstein

  • His Life and Universe
  • By: Walter Isaacson
  • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
  • Length: 21 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,577
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,768
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,800

Why we think it’s a great listen: You thought he was a stodgy scientist with funny hair, but Isaacson and Hermann reveal an eloquent, intense, and selfless human being who not only shaped science with his theories, but politics and world events in the 20th century as well. Based on the newly released personal letters of Albert Einstein, Walter Isaacson explores how an imaginative, impertinent patent clerk became the mind reader of the creator of the cosmos.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Surprise: Two books in one!

  • By Henrik on 04-20-07

Isaacson delivers again.

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 02-13-17

This is the third Isaacson bio I've listened to, and it is the best yet. Well constructed and delivered. he was able to take the complexity of physics and the breakthroughs of Einstein, and put them into layman's terms. If you want to capture the essence of Einstein. I highly recommend this book.

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