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    • Philippines Says Casino Attacker Was High-Rolling Gambling Addict, Not a Terrorist

    • By: Ben Otto, Jake Maxwell Watts
    • Narrated by: Alexander Quincy
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Philippines Says Casino Attacker Was High-Rolling Gambling Addict, Not a Terrorist" is from the June 04, 2017 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Ben Otto and Jake Maxwell Watts and narrated by Alexander Quincy.

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    • Romany and Tom

    • By: Ben Watt
    • Narrated by: Ben Watt
    • Length: 12 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Ben Watt’s father was a working-class Glaswegian jazz musician - a politicized left-wing bandleader and composer - whose heyday in the late 1950s took him into the glittering heart of London’s West End. His mother, Romany, the daughter of a Methodist parson, was a Shakespearean actress who had triplets in her first marriage before becoming a leading showbiz feature writer and columnist in the ’60s and ’70s. They were both divorced and from very different backgrounds, and they came together at a fateful New Year’s Day party in 1957 like colliding trains.

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    • By Mom CPX on 08-30-16

    Regular price: $24.95

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    • The True Story of a Rare Illness
    • By: Ben Watt
    • Narrated by: Ben Watt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the summer of 1992, on the eve of an American tour, Ben Watt, one half of the Billboard-topping pop duo Everything but the Girl, was taken to a London hospital complaining of chest pain. He didn't leave for two and a half months. Watt had developed a rare life-threatening disease that initially baffled doctors. By the time he was allowed home, his ravaged body was 46 pounds lighter, and he was missing most of his small intestine.

    • The True Story of a Rare Illness
    • By: Ben Watt
    • Narrated by: Ben Watt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Release date: 03-17-15
    • 5 out of 5 stars 3 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95

    • North Korea Says ‘Under No Circumstances’ Will It Negotiate Over Nuclear Weapons

    • By: Ben Otto, Jake Maxwell Watts
    • Narrated by: Alexander Quincy
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "North Korea Says ‘Under No Circumstances’ Will It Negotiate Over Nuclear Weapons" is from the August 07, 2017 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Ben Otto and Jake Maxwell Watts and narrated by Alexander Quincy.

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    • The True Story of a Rare Illness
    • By: Ben Watt
    • Narrated by: Ben Watt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the summer of 1992, on the eve of an American tour, Ben Watt, one half of the Billboard-topping pop duo Everything but the Girl, was taken to a London hospital complaining of chest pain. He didn't leave for two and a half months.

    • The True Story of a Rare Illness
    • By: Ben Watt
    • Narrated by: Ben Watt
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Release date: 06-11-15
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    Regular price: $19.95

    • Investigators Repeatedly Warned Navy Ahead of Deadly Collisions

    • By: Nancy A. Youssef, Ben Kesling, Jake Maxwell Watts
    • Narrated by: Alexander Quincy
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Investigators Repeatedly Warned Navy Ahead of Deadly Collisions" is from the August 25, 2017 U.S. section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Nancy A. Youssef, Ben Kesling and Jake Maxwell Watts and narrated by Alexander Quincy.

    Regular price: $0.95