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    • The Santa Claus Man

    • The Rise and Fall of a Jazz Age Con Man and the Invention of Christmas in New York
    • By: Alex Palmer
    • Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Before the charismatic John Duval Gluck, Jr., came along, letters from New York City children to Santa Claus were destroyed, unopened, by the US Post Office. Gluck saw an opportunity and created the Santa Claus Association. The effort delighted the public, and for 15 years money and gifts flowed to the only group authorized to answer Santa's mail. Gluck became a Jazz Age celebrity, rubbing shoulders with the era's movie stars and politicians.

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    • Interesting Story

    • By Frank on 01-13-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Happiness Hacks

    • 100% Scientific! Curiously Effective!
    • By: Alex Palmer
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Spicer
    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Could you be happier at work . . . in love . . . in life? You may not need a total overhaul - just a few good Happiness Hacks! Here are hundreds of shortcuts to brighten your day and boost your mood - and the science behind how they work. Whether you're seeking better health, stronger friendships, or that elusive happy place, these stunningly simple tips are proven to help. You can hack your way to happiness! 

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Blood Redemption

    • By: Alex Palmer
    • Narrated by: Nicki Paull
    • Length: 14 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Matthew Liu sees his parents gunned down on a lonely Sydney backstreet. A young woman, the killer, stares him in the face before fleeing the scene. When the police arrive, all they find is the discarded gun. Detective Inspector Paul Harrigan's unit is pitched into a high-profile investigation with little to go on. Who is the young woman? How can she have vanished into thin air? When DC Grace Riordan follows up a connection between one of the victims and a termination clinic, pieces start to fall into place, but Grace is forced to confront some personal demons.

    Regular price: $17.47