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    • Quarterly Essay 63 Enemy Within

    • By: Don Watson
    • Narrated by: Don Watson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In Essay 63, with characteristic wit and acuity, Don Watson takes us on a journey into the heart of the United States in the year 2016. Plunging into the apparent chaos of the presidential campaign and tracing America's recent past, he puts Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and Bernie Sanders in a larger frame. He considers the irresistible pull - for Americans - of American exceptionalism, and asks whether this creed is reaching its limit.

    Regular price: $11.72

    • The Bush

    • By: Don Watson, Hamish Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Don Watson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    An enthralling journey, showcasing Watson's trademark literary gift and sardonic wit, through the Australian landscape and character. While most Australians live in cities clinging to the coastal fringe, our sense of what an Australian is, or should be, is drawn from the vast and varied inland called the bush. But what do we mean by 'the bush', and how has it shaped us?

    Regular price: $37.30

    • Angel Songs

    • 20 Christmas Short Stories and Poems, plus Recipes
    • By: Dona Watson
    • Narrated by: Dora Gaunt
    • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Twenty new and original short stories and poems filled with Christmas magic. From a heartfelt tale of a soldier who might be more than he seems, to the touching tale of a young boy who finds a fantastical creature while picking out the perfect Christmas tree, to the misadventures of a lost fairy, these stories and poems, appropriate for all ages, will kindle the joy of Christmas in new and magical ways. All inspirational reminders of the importance of Christ's birth, the stories will enrich your holiday and warm your heart.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Simply Charming

    • By patricia on 08-01-15
    • 20 Christmas Short Stories and Poems, plus Recipes
    • By: Dona Watson
    • Narrated by: Dora Gaunt
    • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
    • Release date: 06-23-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Bush

    • By: Don Watson, Hamish Hamilton
    • Narrated by: Don Watson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    An enthralling journey, showcasing Watson's trademark literary gift and sardonic wit, through the Australian landscape and character. While most Australians live in cities clinging to the coastal fringe, our sense of what an Australian is, or should be, is drawn from the vast and varied inland called the bush. But what do we mean by 'the bush', and how has it shaped us?

    Regular price: $37.30