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    • The Bishop and the Missing L Train

    • By: Andrew Greeley
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    International best-selling author Andrew M. Greeley is hailed by the Los Angeles Times as "a fascinating novelist" with a rare, possibly unmatched point of view. In this baffling mystery, the unpopular and incompetent Bishop Gus Quill is assigned to the Archdiocese of Chicago despite loud protests. When he disappears while riding the L Train, it falls to Bishop Blackie Ryan to find him.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another humane author, hooray!

    • By Mary on 11-11-08

    Regular price: $25.87

    • Jesus

    • A Meditation on His Stories and His Relationships with Women
    • By: Andrew Greeley
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 4 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Jesus of Galilee taught through stories, which even today contain the power to startle us out of our prejudices and preconceptions. Now Father Andrew M. Greeley, one of America's most beloved storytellers, examines the parables told by Jesus in search of a fuller understanding of the man and his message. This engaging and informal collection of homilies reveals a Jesus whose simple parables carry profound lessons about the Kingdom of Heaven.

    • A Meditation on His Stories and His Relationships with Women
    • By: Andrew Greeley
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 4 hrs and 49 mins
    • Release date: 03-05-07
    • 4 out of 5 stars 17 ratings

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Summer at the Lake

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Erika Leigh, Bill Weideman, Dale Hull
    • Length: 13 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    For childhood friends Leo Kelly, Jane Devlin, and newly ordained "Packy" Keenan, the summers they spent at the lake together were times of pure magic. And no summer was more enchanting than the summer of 1948 - until a tragic car wreck killed two of their friends.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Great Mysteries

    • Experiencing Catholic Faith from the Inside Out
    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Paul Smith
    • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Father Greeley offers meditations on the mysteries central to the Christian faith. In this "catechism for our times" he explores the central subjects of Catholic life: God, Jesus, Spirit, Cross and Resurrection, Salvation, Grace, Eucharist, Church, Baptism, Mary, heaven, and the Return of Jesus.

    Regular price: $23.77

    • The Priestly Sins

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 5 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The Priestly Sins tells the story of Father Herman Hoffman, a gifted and innocent young man, who becomes swept up in "the Crisis" after witnessing child abuse in his first parish appointment. Soon, he is vilified for denouncing a priest who has been "cleared." He suffers the harsh fate of a whistle-blower when his Archdiocese has him committed to a mental health center.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Insider's View

    • By Jimmy on 03-30-05

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Search for Maggie Ward

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    It is the summer after the Big War and, while most veterans are racing back to setup housekeeping, Jerry Keenan finds himself unattached, unable to settle down, and suffering nightmares from his wartime experiences. Enter Andrea King, an irresistible 18-year-old war widow. But then, she disappears....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Quintessential Mystery cum History Lesson

    • By Barbara on 11-11-09

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Irish Whiskey

    • Nuala Anne McGrail, Book 3
    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: David Dukes
    • Length: 3 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 14

    Nuala Anne McGrail has twice before amazed her faithful suitor, Dermot Coyne, with her psychic ability to "reach back" to the past and discover a wrong that needs righting. With their wedding only a few weeks away, Dermot's not a bit surprised when, while paying respects to his grandparents in Chicago's Mount Carmel Cemetery, Nuala points to the grave of the famous bootlegger Jimmy "Sweet Rolls" Sullivan .

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Super series!

    • By Michele Esposito on 08-07-18

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Irish Gold

    • A Nuala Anne McGrail Novel
    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: David Dukes
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Dermot Michael Coyne of Chicago goes to Ireland to uncover the true story of his grandparents, who left Ireland under a veil of mystery in the 1920s. There, Coyne meets Nuala Anne McGreal, a college student who helps him translate his grandmother's diaries. His grandparents, the O'Riadas, and the bloody history of Ireland from 1919 to 1923 are mysteriously linked to present-day peace talks between the Irish and English.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed.

    • By librarian on 09-13-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • A Christmas Wedding

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Marosz
    • Length: 11 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Chuckie O'Malley, having just been thrown out of Notre Dame, decides to go to the University of Chicago, thought by many of his co-religionists to be a hotbed of atheism and communism. There he finds Rosemarie, his beautiful foster sister who gave him his first kiss. Though Chuckie thinks of himself as dull, Rosemarie knows better and goads him into a career of infinite promise and gratification, to say nothing of fame and glory.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not worth the price or effort to listen

    • By William H. on 12-01-06

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Bishop and the Beggar Girl of St. Germaine

    • By: Andrew Greeley
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    With over 15 million copies of his books in print, Father Andrew M. Greeley has an unmatched flair for writing entertaining fiction that offers wry observations about religious and secular life. His popular novels featuring Bishop Blackie Ryan offer delightful locked-room mysteries set against the intricate politics of the Catholic church.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • predictble Greeley but has charm

    • By connie on 06-24-09

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Irish Lace

    • Nuala Anne McGrail, Book 2
    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: David Dukes
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Fresh from solving the mystery of who killed Michael Collins in Irish Gold, Dermot Michael Coyne and Nuala Anne McGrail are reunited in Chicago. An accountant by day, Nuala sings in a local pub at night, while dreaming of making it big. Dermot compares Nuala to Irish lace-"thin and delicate and pretty, and just a little bit complicated."But their courtship in once again interrupted, this time by one of Nuala's "spells". Nuala is fey, as they say in the Old Country, and she occasionally has visions from the past.

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Bishop Goes to the University

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Paul Micahel
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    The irrepressible Bishop Blackwood Ryan returns as his Cardinal dispatches Blackie to The University on the South Side of Chicago to investigate a baffling locked-room mystery. Someone has assassinated a Russian Orthodox monk in his office at the Divinity School, despite the fact that the door of his office was bolted shut from the inside and no killer was found within.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A great story!

    • By Ted2 on 07-14-09

    Regular price: $15.93

    • Contract with an Angel

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 10 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    On a flight to Chicago, millionaire media mogul Raymond Neenan receives this bit of angelic advice and finds himself staring death, and the eternal hereafter, in the face. He soon finds that making amends in his personal and business life is no easy task. In his effort to get to the top, he's damaged a lot of lives, including his own. He's hated and feared by his parents, his ex-wife, his children, and practically everyone he's ever met.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • I couldn't finish it

    • By Dottie B. on 10-23-09

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Angel Light

    • By: Andrew M. Greeley
    • Narrated by: David Dukes
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    In the hustle of modern technology it might seem odd to discover an angel surfing the Internet, but what an interesting paradox that would be. Here, in Andrew M. Greeley's fine tale of young love and faith, Toby Tobin considers the peculiar terms of his great-uncle's will. Ten million dollars, a required visit to Ireland, ending a Tobin family feud, and a request to court his eight cousin once removed, Sara Elizabeth Anne Tobin.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible Irish accents mar a great story

    • By Jennifer on 02-13-17

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Second Spring

    • A Love Story
    • By: Andrew Greeley
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    It's 1978 and the whole country, exhausted from the twin traumas of Vietnam and Watergate, is suffering from a massive hangover. Chucky O'Malley knows how the country feels; approaching fifty, he finds himself in the grip of a debilitating midlife crisis. As he travels the world, from the Vatican, where a new pope is to be selected, to Jimmy Carter's White House, where an overwhelmed president struggles to find a cure for his nation's malaise, Chucky searches for a way to renew his weary spirit.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Second Spring

    • By Laurel on 11-02-03

    Regular price: $21.27