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    • If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?

    • Relating to and Communicating with Others, from the Boardroom to the Bedroom
    • By: Alan Alda
    • Narrated by: Alan Alda
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 470
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 431
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 424

    The beloved actor shares fascinating and powerful lessons from the science of communication and teaches listeners to improve the way they relate to others using improv games, storytelling, and their own innate mind-reading abilities. With his trademark humor and frankness, Alan Alda explains what makes the out-of-the-box techniques he developed after his years as the host of Scientific American Frontiers so effective.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Useful and pleasant

    • By 22Wonderful on 06-12-17

    Regular price: $22.40

    • Never Have Your Dog Stuffed

    • And Other Things I've Learned
    • By: Alan Alda
    • Narrated by: Alan Alda
    • Length: 4 hrs and 34 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 242
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137

    He's one of America's most recognizable and acclaimed actors: a star on Broadway, an Oscar nominee for The Aviator, and the only person to ever win Emmys for acting, writing, and directing, during his 11 years on M*A*S*H. Now Alan Alda has written a memoir as elegant, funny, and affecting as his greatest performances.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Can't Tell It's an Abridged Version

    • By Gretchen SLP on 11-14-15

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself

    • By: Alan Alda
    • Narrated by: Alan Alda
    • Length: 6 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 270
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 141

    Picking up where his best-selling memoir left off, having been saved by emergency surgery after nearly dying on a mountaintop in Chile, Alda finds himself not only glad to be alive but searching for a way to squeeze the most juice out of his new life. Looking for a sense of meaning that would make this extra time count, he listens in on things he's heard himself saying in private and in public at critical points in his life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • inspiration

    • By Kelly Baty on 03-05-08

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Never Have Your Dog Stuffed

    • And Other Things I've Learned
    • By: Alan Alda
    • Narrated by: Marc Cashman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 373
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 111

    He's one of America's most recognizable and acclaimed actors: a star on Broadway, an Oscar nominee for The Aviator, and the only person to ever win Emmys for acting, writing, and directing, during his 11 years on M*A*S*H. Now Alan Alda has written a memoir as elegant, funny, and affecting as his greatest performances.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • My purchase of this book was a bit of a mistake.

    • By Patricia on 11-09-05

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Alan Alda with Roger Rosenblatt

    • Talking About Talking at the 92nd Street Y
    • By: Alan Alda, Roger Rosenblatt
    • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Actor and director Alan Alda played Hawkeye Pierce on the television series M*A*S*H and has acted in, written, and directed many feature films. He is also a best-selling author, most recently with his memoir, Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself. In this interview with Roger Rosenblatt, Alda discusses his opinions about public speaking and giving back to the community, his relationship with his wife, and his feelings on fame.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable Visit With Inspiring Actor

    • By Gretchen SLP on 12-30-15

    Regular price: $1.95