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    • What Happened to Sophie Wilder

    • By: Christopher Beha
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Charlie Blakeman is living in New York, on Washington Square, struggling to write his second novel and floundering, when his college love, Sophie Wilder, returns to his life. Sophie, too, is struggling, though Charlie isn’t sure why. They’ve spoken only rarely since falling out a decade before. Now Sophie begins to tell Charlie the story of her life since then, particularly the days she spent taking care of a dying man with his own terrible past and the difficult decision he presented her with.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Little Known Facts

    • By: Christine Sneed
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    The people who orbit around Renn Ivins, an actor of Harrison Ford-like stature - his girlfriends, his children, his ex-wives, those on the periphery - long to experience the glow of his fame. Anna and Will are Renn's grown children, struggling to be authentic versions of themselves in a world where they are seen as less important extensions of their father. They are both drawn to and repelled by the man who overshadows every part of them.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Can't believe I finished listening to this

    • By carol wagner on 05-23-15

    Regular price: $19.60

    • Valley of Outlaws

    • A Western Story
    • By: Max Brand
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    When he first arrived in the town of Lister, no one knew anything about him except that he didn't speak... that he was probably a deaf mute. No one knew what to call him, so they called him Shannon. He bought supplies and ventured into a secluded valley and made enough money to take care of himself by selling pelts in town.Then one day Shannon came upon a horse that had been abused and was near death....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • bad book

    • By Randal Stepleton on 12-24-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Edge of Tomorrow

    • By: Howard Fast
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Big bugs, cloned cats, and feral star-children play leading roles in the seven stories that make up Fast’s unconventional and thought-provoking collection. The Edge of Tomorrow is a significant foray into science fiction by one of the 20th century’s most prolific novelists. In looking beyond our universe, Fast reveals much about the America of his time - where the Cold War and a nascent civil rights movement stoked unconscious fears and desires.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Art Fair

    • A Novel
    • By: David Lipsky
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5

    For two first-class years, Joan Freeley had it all: the perfect family, the best art dealer in Manhattan, and the admiration of famous friends. Her adoring husband and two handsome sons attended her first gallery show in matching khakis and blue blazers. "An Interesting Talent Makes Its Debut," declared the New York Times. Then, as if her success were nothing more than a booking error, Joan's life got downgraded. A brutal divorce led to paintings too bitter to sell and a career stuck firmly in coach.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow, you enter an interesting world

    • By Max Lehnen on 06-12-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Remember Why You Fear Me

    • The Best Dark Fiction of Robert Shearman
    • By: Robert Shearman
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    A woman rejects her husband's heart - and gives it back to him, still beating, in a plastic box. A little boy betrays his father to the harsh mercies of Santa Claus. A widower suspects his dead wife's face is growing over his own. A man goes to Hell, and finds he's roommate to the ghost of Hitler's pet dog. Giant spiders, killer angels, ghost cat photography, and the haunted house right at the center of the Garden of Eden. Deliciously frightening, darkly satirical, and always unexpected, Robert Shearman has won the World Fantasy Award, the British Fantasy Award, the Shirley Jackson Award, and the Edge Hill Reader's Prize.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very, very touching material

    • By ILoveBooks on 06-12-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Music Room

    • A Novel
    • By: Dennis McFarland
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Musician Marty Lambert’s life is already falling apart when he receives the phone call that changes everything. His brother, Perry, has killed himself in New York, and Marty - with his marriage on the rocks and his record company sliding into insolvency - decides to leave San Francisco to investigate exactly what went wrong. His trip sends him headlong into the life his only brother left behind - his pleasures and disappointments, his friends, his lovely girlfriend, Jane - and finally, to the home they shared growing up in Virginia.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Red Well

    • A Western Story
    • By: Max Brand
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Red Well is called that by Jerry Finnegan when the water in the well on his ranch turns that color. Finnegan asks Charlie Kimball to help him defend the ranch and protect his wife Sarah andyoung son from the threat of death by Slade and his gang. Slade wants the ranch and will murderto get it if Finnegan refuses to sell. For Charlie Kimball the reason driving Slade can only be thered water in the well.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Train's Trust

    • A Western Story
    • By: Max Brand
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Steven Train is and has long been a thief and card sharp. He has gone by other names. He is sought out by another crook, John Ranier, with a proposal. Rainer saved a rich rancher, Patrick Comstock, from serious injury and was rewarded with an easy job, working for Comstock. Rainer tells Steve Train that Comstock is looking for an honest man who is also adept with firearms to undertake a very dangerous and responsible mission. Comstock has asked Ranier to help find such a man.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Unbeatable story. Poor reader.

    • By Roy L. Myers on 06-01-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Violated

    • A Novel
    • By: Vance Bourjaily
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 26 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Beautiful, sad Ellen Beniger; her younger brother, Tom, a scholar unhappily moonlighting as a TV writer; the athletic amorist Guy Cinturon; and tough little Eddie Bissle, ex-infantryman and Ellen's secret lover, struggle to come to grips with the limits of their futures and the scars of their pasts as they enter middle age. Will the physical, emotional, and spiritual violations they have endured remain with them forever? Or can they be healed?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the finest late 1950s melodrama novels

    • By David H on 09-20-18

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Body Parts: A Collection of Short Stories

    • By: Arthur Herzog III
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    From imagination to materialism, the provocative stories in Body Parts cover the bases. Can brains survive without bodies? Will the love modem result in romance or homicide? Should a loose tongue reveal its secrets? Would a guru who brings bliss be killed by the government?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Body Parts: A Collection of Short Stories.

    • By Leslie Mandel Herzog on 11-01-14

    Regular price: $14.95