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- By: Paulo Coelho
- Narrated by: Sean Runnette
- Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
Step inside this captivating account of Paulo Coehlo's pilgrimage along the road to Santiago. This fascinating parable explores the need to find one's own path. In the end, we discover that the extraordinary is always found in the ordinary and simple ways of everyday people. Part adventure story, part guide to self-discovery, this compelling tale delivers the perfect combination of enchantment and insight.
Excellent, Favorite Coelho Book So Far!
- By Idaho Trojan on 01-14-15
Strange and mysterious
Very strange. Cult like practices and teachings. Lost interest in the first chapter.
Over the Edge
- The True Story of Four American Climbers' Kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia
- By: Greg Child
- Narrated by: Armand Schultz
- Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
Early on August 12, 2000, four of America's best young rock climbers were sleeping in their portaledges high on the Yellow Wall, in the central Asian mountain range of Kyrgyzstan,. By daybreak, they would be taken at gunpoint by militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, which is linked to Osama bin Laden's Al Qaeda network. In a life-and-death journey over six terrifying days, they would be forced to choose between saving their own lives and committing an act none of them thought they ever could.
Less Than Compelling
- By David on 09-23-03
Great story with some dry spells, still worth it.
This is a great story but has some serious dry spells in the middle, but still worth listening. The dry spells are political history of the recent past. Some may find this fascinating. Regardless, this is a great story.
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