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    • The Mailroom

    • Hollywood History from the Bottom Up
    • By: David Rensin
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 16 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Veteran Hollywood writer David Rensin travels behind the scenes and through 65 years of show business history to tell the real stories of the marvelous careers that began - and in some cases ended - in the mailroom. Based on more than 200 interviews, Rensin unfolds the never-before-told history of an American institution - in the voices of the people who lived it. Through seven decades of glamour and humiliation, you'll go where the trainees go, do what they must do to get ahead, and hear the best insider stories from the Hollywood everyone knows about but no one really knows.

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Where Did I Go Right?

    • You're No One in Hollywood Unless Someone Wants You Dead
    • By: Bernie Brillstein, David Rensin
    • Narrated by: Bernie Brillstein
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 21

    Where Did I Go Right? is Bernie Brillstein's street-smart, funny, and thoroughly human account of his life in show business. With a trademark wit and candor, Bernie speaks out about a number of celebrities and agents. Among his accounts are those of his feud with Mike Ovitz, his feelings to no longer be the king after passing on the leadership of his company to his partner, Brad Grey, his close relationship with Jim Belushi and Jim Henson, and stories of Gilda Radner and Lorne Michaels.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant, poignant, hilarious ... Listen!!!!

    • By BEBILLYSBALL on 11-16-16

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Don't Give Up, Don't Give In

    • Lessons from an Extraordinary Life
    • By: Louis Zamperini, David Rensin
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 4 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132

    In Don't Give Up, Don’t Give In, Louis Zamperini offers never-before told tales that embody his simple, yet essential secrets of success: how his relationship with God, his ever-positive attitude, his constant pursuit of accomplishment - and a healthy dose of mischief - have helped him lead a long and fulfilled life, lessons we can all use to transform our own.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Followup to "Unbroken!"

    • By Johnny on 05-13-15

    Regular price: $18.24

    • The Men on My Couch

    • True Stories of Sex, Love, and Psychotherapy
    • By: Brandy Engler, David Rensin
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 126
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122

    When Dr. Brandy Engler opened her sex therapy practice for women in Manhattan, she got a big surprise. Most of the calls were from men. They wanted to talk about womanizing, porn addiction, impotence, prostitutes - and most of all, love.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Relashionship Book of the Year!!!

    • By Rooster on 06-07-13

    Regular price: $25.19

    • Promises I Made My Mother

    • By: David Rensin, Sam Haskell, Ray Romano
    • Narrated by: Sam Haskell, Ray Romano
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    When he was growing up in small-town Mississippi, Sam Haskell saw a TV commercial promising that "The Cheer Man" was visiting homes across America, distributing $10 checks to anyone who could produce a box of Cheer detergent. Sam was convinced "The Cheer Man" would come to his house. Nearly a year later, to everyone's surprise, "The Cheer Man" arrived and young Sam was ready for him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful True Story that Will Encourage You

    • By Air on 07-12-10

    Regular price: $23.93