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    • Reagan

    • An American Journey
    • By: Bob Spitz
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 32 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    More than five years in the making, based on hundreds of interviews and access to previously unavailable documents, and infused with irresistible storytelling charm, Bob Spitz's Reagan stands fair to be the first truly post-partisan biography of our 40th president, and thus a balm for our own bitterly divided times. Absorbing and richly detailed, it is a revelatory chronicle of the full arc of Ronald Reagan's epic life - giving full weight to the Hollywood years, his transition to politics and successful run as California governor, and ultimately, his iconic presidency.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent, flowing story

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-11-18
    • An American Journey
    • By: Bob Spitz
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 32 hrs and 29 mins
    • Release date: 10-02-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 12 ratings

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Beatles

    • The Biography
    • By: Bob Spitz
    • Narrated by: Alfred Molina
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 555
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 314

    Even before the Beatles hit the big time, a myth was created. This version of the Beatles legend smoothed the rough edges and filled in the fault lines, and for more than forty years this manicured version of the Beatles story has sustained as truth, until now.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Put Away Your, Hunter Davies

    • By James on 12-05-05

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Dearie

    • The Remarkable Life of Julia Child
    • By: Bob Spitz
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 25 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 362
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 317
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 307

    From Pasadena to Cambridge to New York, Washington, D.C., India, Ceylon, Paris, Marseilles, Santa Barbara, and Maine, Bob Spitz re-creates an extraordinary life. He takes us beyond the image of Julia as the tall, eccentric woman with a funny voice who taught America how to cook, to establish her as a genuine rebel and beloved icon, a woman who redefined herself in middle age, helped to change the role of women in America, set the standard for how to create a public personality in the modern media world.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Deeply mixed feelings

    • By S. Vann on 08-17-12
    • The Remarkable Life of Julia Child
    • By: Bob Spitz
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 25 hrs and 29 mins
    • Release date: 08-07-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 362 ratings

    Regular price: $42.00