Showing titles in Nonfiction

Categories

20,374 results
Sort by
    • A Grown-Up Guide to Dinosaurs

    • An Audible Original
    • By: Ben Garrod
    • Narrated by: Ben Garrod
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,099
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,911
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,901

    Most children go through a dinosaur phase. Learning all the tongue-twisting names, picking favourites based on ferocity, armour, or sheer size. For many kids this love of ‘terrible lizards’ fizzles out at some point between starting and leaving primary school. All those fancy names slowly forgotten, no longer any need for a favourite. For all those child dino fanatics who didn’t grow up to become paleontologists, dinosaurs seem like something out of mythology. They are dragons, pictures in books, abstract, other, extinct. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun and Science!

    • By Cody Amos on 07-10-19

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Mueller Report

    • The Findings of the Special Counsel Investigation
    • By: Robert S. Mueller III, Special Counsel's Office U.S. Department of Justice
    • Narrated by: Marc Vietor, Mark Boyett, Victor Bevine
    • Length: 19 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,956
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,747
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,709

    The wait is over. After a two-year investigation, the results of The Mueller Report have been released to the public. Now listen to an audio version of one of the most talked about government documents in history. These are the redacted findings of Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team, which was tasked with investigating Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections, including exploring any links or coordination between President Donald J. Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and the Russian government.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Double Checked Accuracy

    • By Aptly Informed on 05-04-19

    Regular price: $0.00

    • I Will Teach You to Be Rich

    • No Guilt. No Excuses. No B.S. Just a 6-Week Program That Works (Second Edition)
    • By: Ramit Sethi
    • Narrated by: Ramit Sethi
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,173
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,049
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,035

    Buy as many lattes as you want. Spend extravagantly on the things you love. Live your rich life instead of tracking every last expense with Ramit Sethi’s simple, powerful, and effective six-week program for gaining control over your finances. This isn’t typical advice from a money expert. In this completely updated second edition, Ramit teaches you how to choose long-term investments and the right bank accounts. With his characteristic no-BS perspective, he shows how to squeeze every hidden benefit out of your credit cards.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Repetitive - should be retitled.

    • By ero on 06-20-19

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered

    • The Definitive How-To Guide
    • By: Karen Kilgariff, Georgia Hardstark
    • Narrated by: Karen Kilgariff, Georgia Hardstark, Paul Giamatti
    • Length: 6 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7,116
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6,656
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6,605

    Sharing never-before-heard stories ranging from their struggles with depression, eating disorders, and addiction, Karen and Georgia irreverently recount their biggest mistakes and deepest fears, reflecting on the formative life events that shaped them into two of the most followed voices in the nation. In Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered, Karen and Georgia focus on the importance of self-advocating and valuing personal safety over being "nice" or "helpful." They delve into their own pasts, true crime stories, and beyond to discuss meaningful issues with empathy and frankness.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • No murder--but so much to love

    • By Lesley on 06-02-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Justice on Trial

    • The Kavanaugh Confirmation and the Future of the Supreme Court
    • By: Mollie Hemingway, Carrie Severino
    • Narrated by: Mollie Hemingway, Carrie Severino
    • Length: 11 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 158

    In this definitive deep dive into the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, two women with extraordinary behind-the-scenes access - The Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway and Judicial Crisis Network senior counsel Carrie Severino - reveal what really happened and explore what the bitterly divisive hearings mean for the future of the Court and the battle for the soul of America.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Must Listen!

    • By Nicholas S. on 07-10-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Life Will Be the Death of Me

    • ...And You Too!
    • By: Chelsea Handler
    • Narrated by: Chelsea Handler
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5,269
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4,814
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4,779

    This funny, sad, super-honest, all-true story of Chelsea Handler’s year of self-discovery features a nerdily brilliant psychiatrist, a shaman, four Chow Chows, some well-placed security cameras, various family members (living and departed), friends, assistants, and a lot of edibles.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Raw Chelsea Hander

    • By Leslie Snider on 04-14-19

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Midnight in Chernobyl

    • By: Adam Higginbotham
    • Narrated by: Jacques Roy
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2,132
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,946
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,935

    April 25, 1986 in Chernobyl was a turning point in world history. The disaster not only changed the world’s perception of nuclear power and the science that spawned it, but also our understanding of the planet’s delicate ecology. With the images of the abandoned homes and playgrounds beyond the barbed wire of the 30-kilometer Exclusion Zone, the rusting graveyards of contaminated trucks and helicopters, the farmland lashed with black rain, the event fixed for all time the notion of radiation as an invisible killer. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Midnight in Chernobyl is the book to listen to.

    • By N. H. on 03-21-19

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Unfreedom of the Press

    • By: Mark R. Levin
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Lowell, Mark R. Levin - introduction and epilogue
    • Length: 6 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,327
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,219
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,217

    Unfreedom of the Press is not just another book about the press. Levin shows how those entrusted with news reporting today are destroying freedom of the press from within: “not government oppression or suppression”, he writes, but self-censorship, groupthink, bias by omission, and passing off opinion, propaganda, pseudo-events, and outright lies as news. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Thought Provoking Book

    • By JP on 05-22-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Bad Blood

    • Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
    • By: John Carreyrou
    • Narrated by: Will Damron
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25,992
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 23,608
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 23,561

    In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose start-up “unicorn” promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood testing significantly faster and easier. Backed by investors such as Larry Ellison and Tim Draper, Theranos sold shares in a fund-raising round that valued the company at more than $9 billion, putting Holmes’ worth at an estimated $4.7 billion. There was just one problem: The technology didn’t work.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Shocking story of a meteoric rise and fall

    • By Jeff Koeppen on 08-14-18
    • Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
    • By: John Carreyrou
    • Narrated by: Will Damron
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
    • Release date: 05-21-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 25,992 ratings

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Path Made Clear

    • Discovering Your Life's Direction and Purpose
    • By: Oprah Winfrey
    • Narrated by: Oprah Winfrey, full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4,505
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,901
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3,880

    Oprah Winfrey shares what she sees as a guide for activating your deepest vision of yourself, offering the framework for creating not just a life of success, but one of significance. The audiobook’s 10 chapters are organized to help you recognize the important milestones along the road to self-discovery, laying out what you really need in order to achieve personal contentment and what life’s detours are there to teach us.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wisdom from a collection of spiritual thinkers

    • By CJ H. in AZ on 03-28-19

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Becoming Supernatural: How Common People Are Doing the Uncommon

    • By: Dr. Joe Dispenza
    • Narrated by: Adam Boyce
    • Length: 14 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2,976
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,596
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,577

    Becoming Supernatural marries the some of the most profound scientific information with ancient wisdom to show how people like you and me can experience a more mystical life. Listeners will learn that we are quite literally supernatural by nature if given the proper knowledge and instruction, and when we learn how to apply that information through various meditations we should experience a greater expression of our creative abilities...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Science + Spirituality = Actionable Processes

    • By TradingHeroes dot Com on 08-09-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Great Ideas of Philosophy, 2nd Edition

    • By: Daniel N. Robinson, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Daniel N. Robinson
    • Length: 30 hrs and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,810
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,630
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,599

    Grasp the important ideas that have served as the backbone of philosophy across the ages with this extraordinary 60-lecture series. This is your opportunity to explore the enormous range of philosophical perspectives and ponder the most important and enduring of human questions-without spending your life poring over dense philosophical texts.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Hard Review to Write

    • By Ark1836 on 11-20-15

    Regular price: $59.95

    • 33 Strategies of War

    • By: Robert Greene
    • Narrated by: Donald Coren
    • Length: 27 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,911
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,687
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,677

    33 Strategies of War is a comprehensive guide to the subtle social game of everyday life, informed by the most ingenious and effective military principles in war. It's the I-Ching of conflict, the contemporary companion to Sun Tzu's The Art of War, and is abundantly illustrated with examples from history, including the folly and genius of everyone from Napoleon to Margaret Thatcher, Hannibal to Ulysses S. Grant, movie moguls to samurai swordsmen.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great for thinkers

    • By Mathew on 06-17-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Moment of Lift

    • How Empowering Women Changes the World
    • By: Melinda Gates
    • Narrated by: Melinda Gates
    • Length: 7 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,337
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,187
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,178

    For the last 20 years, Melinda Gates has been on a mission to find solutions for people with the most urgent needs, wherever they live. Throughout this journey, one thing has become increasingly clear to her: If you want to lift a society up, you need to stop keeping women down. In this moving and compelling audiobook, Melinda shares lessons she’s learned from the inspiring people she’s met during her work and travels around the world.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Phenomenal Book, Absolute Gem

    • By D. Sooley on 04-28-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Skeptic's Guide to American History

    • By: Mark A. Stoler, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Mark A. Stoler
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,218
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,894
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,854

    To take a skeptical approach to American history is not to dabble in imaginative conspiracy theories; rather, it's to reframe your understanding of this great nation's past and actually strengthen your appreciation for what makes American history such a fascinating chapter in the larger story of Western civilization. And in this bold 24-lecture series, you can do just that.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 24 Lectures The American History not taught.

    • By Kristi R. on 04-30-14

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Three Women

    • By: Lisa Taddeo
    • Narrated by: Tara Lynne Barr, Marin Ireland, Mena Suvari, and others
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74

    Three Women is an astonishing work of narrative journalism - reported over eight years - about the sex lives and desires of three ordinary American women. Lina is a decade into a passionless marriage when she embarks on an affair that quickly becomes all-consuming and transforms her life. Sloane is married to a man who likes to watch her have sex with other men and women. Maggie, a high school student in North Dakota, begins a relationship with her English teacher that will have extraordinary consequences for them both - as well as the community in which they live.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Shocking and sensitive

    • By Jennifer S. Leblanc on 07-13-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A New Earth

    • Awakening Your Life's Purpose
    • By: Eckhart Tolle
    • Narrated by: Eckhart Tolle
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,245
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,300
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8,186

    Humanity now, perhaps more than in any previous time, has an opportunity to create a new, saner, more loving world. This will involve a radical inner leap from the current egoic consciousness to an entirely new one. In illuminating the nature of this shift in consciousness, Tolle describes in detail how our current ego-based state of consciousness operates. Then gently, and in very practical terms, he leads us into this new consciousness. We will come to experience who we truly are and learn to live and breathe freely.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Realized Being Shares In Person...a rare find.

    • By Mr. Word Sponge on 12-05-09

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Talking to Strangers

    • What We Should Know About the People We Don't Know
    • By: Malcolm Gladwell
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Gladwell
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation? Why did Neville Chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rise? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to each other that isn't true? Something is very wrong, Gladwell argues, with the tools and strategies we use to make sense of people we don't know. And because we don't know how to talk to strangers, we are inviting conflict and misunderstanding in ways that have a profound effect on our lives and our world.

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Outliers

    • The Story of Success
    • By: Malcolm Gladwell
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Gladwell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31,180
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23,116
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23,089

    In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers" - the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high achievers different? His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating (if not an outlier)

    • By KHarrang on 11-21-08

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Man Who Sold America

    • Trump and the Unraveling of the American Story
    • By: Joy-Ann Reid
    • Narrated by: Joy-Ann Reid
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    The media star and host of MSNBC’s Am Joy - called “a heroine of the Resistance” by the New York Times - offers concrete advice and insight for dealing with the outrages of the Trump administration and offers a progressive road map to preserve and protect America’s future as a beacon of democracy. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A fantastic read

    • By Ronnie Hill on 06-29-19

    Regular price: $27.37

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
  • 1,019