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  • The Founder's Mentality: How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth | Chris Zook,James Allen

    The Founder's Mentality: How to Overcome the Predictable Crises of Growth

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Chris Zook, James Allen
    • Narrated By Robert Feifar
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Why is profitable growth so hard to achieve and sustain? Most executives manage their companies as if the solution to that problem lies in the external environment - find an attractive market, formulate the right strategy, win new customers. But when Bain & Company's Chris Zook and James Allen (authors of the best-selling Profit from the Core) researched this question, they found that when companies fail to achieve their growth targets, 90 percent of the time the root causes are internal, not external.

    Amazon Customer says: "Insights to help founders pivot tired businesses"
  • Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life | James Patterson,Chris Tebbetts

    Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Rafe Khatchadorian has enough problems at home without throwing his first year of middle school into the mix. Luckily, he's got an ace plan for the best year ever, if only he can pull it off: With his best friend Leonardo the Silent awarding him points, Rafe tries to break every rule in his school's oppressive Code of Conduct. Chewing gum in class - 5,000 points! Running in the hallway = 10,000 points! Pulling the fire alarm - 50,000 points! But when Rafe's game starts to catch up with him, he'll have to decide if winning is all that matters.

    Matt says: "Great book"
  • I Funny: A Middle School Story | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein

    I Funny: A Middle School Story

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
    • Narrated By Frankie Seratch
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Jamie Grimm is a middle schooler on a mission: He wants to become the world's greatest stand-up comedian - even if he doesn't have a lot to laugh about these days. He's new in town and stuck living with his aunt, uncle, and their evil son, Stevie, a bully who doesn't let Jamie's wheelchair stop him from giving Jamie a good pounding every once in awhile. But Jamie doesn't let his situation get him down. He practices his craft every day on friends, family, and the willing customers at his Uncle Frankie's diner. When Uncle Frankie mentions a contest called The Planet's Funniest Kid Comic, Jamie knows he has to enter.

    Matt says: "Frankie S makes this book come alive"
  • Age of Darkness: The Horus Heresy, Book 16 | John French,Graham McNeill,Dan Abnett,Gav Thorpe,Aaron Dembski-Bowden,James Swallow,Nick Kyme,Chris Wraight,Rob Sanders

    Age of Darkness: The Horus Heresy, Book 16

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By John French, Graham McNeill, Dan Abnett, and others
    • Narrated By Gareth Armstrong, Martyn Ellis, Jonathan Keeble
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    After the betrayal at Isstvan, Horus begins his campaign against the Emperor, a galaxy-wide war that can lead only to Terra. But the road to the final confrontation between father and son is a long one - seven years filled with secrecy and silence, plans and foundations being formed across distant stars. An unknown history is about to be unveiled as light is shed on the darkest years of the Horus Heresy, and revelations will surface that will shake the Imperium to its very foundation....

  • Treasure Hunters: Quest for the City of Gold | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein,Juliana Neufeld - illustrator

    Treasure Hunters: Quest for the City of Gold

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Juliana Neufeld - illustrator
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    When Bick and Beck Kidd find a hidden trove of pirate treasure, it includes a map with clues to an even bigger score: the lost Incan city of Paititi. But treasure hunting is never easy - and when the map is stolen, the Kidds must rely on Storm's picture-perfect memory to navigate the dangerous Amazon jungle. Watch out for that nest of poisonous snakes!

  • Get Me Out of Here!: Middle School, Book 2 | Chris Tebbetts,James Patterson

    Get Me Out of Here!: Middle School, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Chris Tebbetts, James Patterson
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school in the big city and imagines a math-and-history-free fun zone. Wrong! It's more competitive than Rafe ever expected, and to score big in class, he needs to find a way to turn his boring life into the inspiration for a work of art. His method? Operation: Get a Life! Anything he's never done before, he's going to do it, from learning to play poker to going to a modern art museum.

    Eddie says: "WOW!!!!"
  • Treasure Hunters | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein,Mark Shulman

    Treasure Hunters

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Mark Shulman
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Kidd siblings have grown up diving down to shipwrecks and traveling the world, helping their famous parents recover everything from swords to gold doubloons from the bottom of the ocean. But after their parents disappear on the job, the kids are suddenly thrust into the biggest treasure hunt of their lives. They'll have to work together to defeat dangerous pirates and dodge the hot pursuit of an evil treasure hunting rival, all while following cryptic clues to unravel the mystery of what really happened to their parents - and find out if they're still alive.

    Kim says: "GREAT audiobook for the whole family!"
  • Pottymouth and Stoopid | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein

    Pottymouth and Stoopid

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
    • Narrated By Scott Connolly
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    David and his best friend, Michael, were tagged with awful nicknames way back in preschool, when everyone did silly things. Fast-forward to seventh grade: "Pottymouth" and "Stoopid" are still stuck with the names - and everyone in school, including the teachers and their principal, believe the labels are true.

  • Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein,Juliana Neufeld (illustrator)

    Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Juliana Neufeld (illustrator)
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    Bick Kidd and his globe-trotting siblings Beck, Storm and Tommy may have completed their first treasure hunt after their father was lost at sea, but their kidnapped mother is still in the hands of nasty pirates. Their search for a rescue plan takes them down the Nile river in Africa, where they'll have to navigate everything from Egyptian pyramids in the desert to wet-and-wild jungles - not to mention life-threatening encounters with wilderness diseases, angry hippos and some seriously bad guys - in order to find the treasure and save the day.

    Amazon Customer says: "So fun to listen to in the car with the kids"
  • Treasure Hunters: Peril at the Top of the World | Chris Grabenstein,Juliana Neufeld - illustrator,James Patterson

    Treasure Hunters: Peril at the Top of the World

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Chris Grabenstein, Juliana Neufeld - illustrator, James Patterson
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    After their adventures in China and Germany, the Kidd family is ready for some rest and relaxation. But when you're an ace treasure hunting team, there's always another adventure waiting around the corner! This time the Kidds head to Russia, where a set of priceless paintings by Leonardo da Vinci and Rembrandt has gone missing. Hot on the trail of the daring thieves, the Kidds race through the sinister streets of St. Petersburg and the wild Arctic tundra to track down the stolen treasure.

    Jennifer L says: "Great story"
  • House of Robots | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein

    House of Robots

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
    • Narrated By Jack Patterson
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    It was never easy for Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez to fit in, so he's dreading the day when his genius mom insists he bring her newest invention to school: a walking, talking robot he calls E - for "Error". Sammy's no stranger to robots - his house is full of a colorful cast of them. But this one not only thinks it's Sammy's brother... it's actually even nerdier than Sammy. Will E be Sammy's one-way ticket to Loserville? Or will he prove to the world that it's cool to be square?

    Kirsten Balckwell says: "Fun book"
  • Middle School: Save Rafe! | Laura Park (illustrator),James Patterson,Chris Tebbetts

    Middle School: Save Rafe!

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Laura Park (illustrator), James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    James Patterson's hilarious story of perseverance and courage shows everyone's favorite troublemaker, Rafe Khatchadorian, the star of the Middle School series, learning to become a leader at long last. After a rough summer, Rafe is heading back to the dreaded Hills Village Middle School, the site of the very worst years of his life. And as if that's not bad enough, he's learned that he's going to be held back a year unless he can prove himself on an outdoor survival excursion.

    Peggy M. says: "Winner or All-time Favorite Loser Again?"
  • I Even Funnier: A Middle School Story (I Funny) | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein,Laura Park (illustrator)

    I Even Funnier: A Middle School Story (I Funny)

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Laura Park (illustrator)
    • Narrated By Frankie Seratch
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In this follow up to the #1 New York Times bestseller I Funny, middle schooler Jamie Grimm has big dreams of being the best stand-up comic in the world - and he won't let the fact that he's wheelchair-bound stand in his way. After winning the New York state finals in the Planet's Funniest Kid Comic Contest, Jamie's off to Boston to compete in the national semi-finals.

    Matt says: "The Adventure Contuies"
  • Treasure Hunters: Secret of the Forbidden City: Treasure Hunters, Book 3 | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein

    Treasure Hunters: Secret of the Forbidden City: Treasure Hunters, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    The Kidds - treasure hunting family extraordinaire - are heading to China on a journey that will lead them beyond the Great Wall and into the underbelly of Berlin. Bick and Beck Kidd are desperately trying to secure the ancient Chinese artifact that will buy their mother's freedom from renegade pirates.

    Sally C. Oberth says: "The Best Book...............EVER!!!!!!!!!!😍😍😍😍😊😊😊😊"
  • Middle School: Dog's Best Friend: Middle School, Book 8 | Chris Tebbetts,James Patterson

    Middle School: Dog's Best Friend: Middle School, Book 8

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Chris Tebbetts, James Patterson
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    It's a dog-eat-dog world, and Rafe Khatchadorian is just trying to live in it. Life in middle school is finally starting to seem bearable - until Rafe spots his grandmother standing on the free-meal line at the local soup kitchen. In order to help bring in more money, Rafe concocts a brilliant plan - a dog-walking business that soon turns into a huge moneymaking neighborhood empire. He'll even have extra cash to buy his own WormHole Deluxe Multi-Platform GameBox!

    Joy 123456 says: "Awesome"
  • Jacky Ha-Ha: My Life Is a Joke | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein

    Jacky Ha-Ha: My Life Is a Joke

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein
    • Narrated By Tara Sands
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    Jacky Hart has found a hidden talent in the performing arts, and she's a triple threat onstage! She wants nothing more than to act and sing all summer - but her parents have other plans for her. Jacky reluctantly signs up for a summer job in her resort town of Seaside Heights, New Jersey, where tourists come to enjoy the beach and fun carnival atmosphere. Now she has serious responsibilities, like her job and babysitting her younger sisters, but Jacky longs to perform in the summer stock performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

    Kindle Customer says: "Best book ever"
  • Middle School: Just My Rotten Luck | James Patterson,Chris Tebbetts

    Middle School: Just My Rotten Luck

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    In this seventh Middle School episode, Rafe heads back to the place his misadventures began: the dreaded Hills Village Middle School, where he's now being forced to take "special" classes.... He also finds himself joining the school's football team - alongside his main tormenter, Miller the Killer! But Rafe has grand plans for a better year: First he decides to start a supersecret art project that's sure to rock the school.

    Ben says: "😃"
  • Middle School: How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill | James Patterson,Chris Tebbetts

    Middle School: How I Survived Bullies, Broccoli, and Snake Hill

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts
    • Narrated By Bryan Kennedy
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    Rafe Khatchadorian, the hero of the bestselling Middle School series, is ready for a fun summer at camp - until he finds out it's a summer school camp! Luckily, Rafe easily makes friends with his troublemaking cabin mates and bunkmate, a boy nicknamed Booger-Eater, who puts up with endless teasing from the other kids. Rafe soon realizes there's more to a person than a nickname, though, and Booger-Eater might be the kind of friend you want on your side when the boys from the Cool Cabin attack.

    sergio vazquez says: "Nice"
  • House of Robots: Robot Revolution: House of Robots, Book 3 | Chris Grabenstein,James Patterson

    House of Robots: Robot Revolution: House of Robots, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Chris Grabenstein, James Patterson
    • Narrated By Jack Patterson
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    After a few early glitches in their relationship, Sammy and his "bro-bot" E are now fast friends. In fact E is such a valued member of the family that the other electronic occupants of the House of Robots are feeling sorely unappreciated. And when Sammy's inventor mom becomes distracted by a top-secret project, the robots soon begin to fall into disrepair.

    ARose says: "Great Series"
  • Jacky Ha-Ha | James Patterson,Chris Grabenstein,Kerascoet Kerascoet - illustrator

    Jacky Ha-Ha

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein, Kerascoet Kerascoet - illustrator
    • Narrated By Tara Sands
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (52)
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    (45)
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    With her irresistible urge to tell a joke in every situation - even when she really, really shouldn't - 12-year-old Jacky Ha-Ha loves to make people laugh. And cracking wise helps distract her from thinking about not-so-funny things in her life, like her mom serving in a dangerous, faraway war and a dad who's hardly ever home.

    Darla Kashian says: "this was GREAT!"
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