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    • How a House Built a Family
    • By: Cara Brookins
    • Narrated by: Cara Brookins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 174
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 155

    After escaping an abusive marriage, Cara Brookins had four children to provide for and no one to turn to but herself. In desperate need of a home but without the means to buy one, she did something incredible. Equipped only with YouTube instructional videos, a small bank loan, and a mile-wide stubborn streak, Cara built her own house from the foundation up with a work crew made up of her four children.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An extraordinary story so beautifully written

    • By Jeremy Tang on 01-29-17
    • How a House Built a Family
    • By: Cara Brookins
    • Narrated by: Cara Brookins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Release date: 01-24-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 174 ratings

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Doris Free: A Harvest of Friends

    • By: Cara Brookins
    • Narrated by: Marcia Barker
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Life on a Wisconsin farm in the 1930s isn't easy. Doris Free and her family are struggling because of the Depression, and the whole town is on edge as they work to survive. When a new family moves to Tomah to manage the general store and introduces Cole, the first black man most of the town's people have ever seen, conflicts begin to build.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Don't get this book!😲

    • By Lori Bennett on 04-06-16

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Gadget Geeks

    • By: Cara Brookins
    • Narrated by: Suni Mayo-Simpson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Drew is a computer geek who loves to build things out of electronic scraps that other people throw away. He has developed an amazing new Robot that works on a unique power source all from parts he found while dumpster diving. Hope is a wealthy Hispanic girl with busy parents. She certainly never planned to dig in trash heaps for robot pieces, but Drew has shown her how fun and inspiring it can be. The two unlikely friends end up on a wild adventure while trying to save their sticky robot from a greedy scientist.

    Regular price: $14.95