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    • Like Cormac McCarthy, But Funny

    • By: Ed Park
    • Narrated by: Derek Shetterly
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Charles Portis, author of True Grit, got John Wayne his only Oscar. He once had Karl Marx’s old gig (as the London bureau chief for the New York Herald-Tribune). He’s written four other novels, three of them masterpieces, though which three is up for debate. Here’s 7,000 words about a guy you’ve never heard of. But should, we say.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • Buffalo Noir

    • By: Ed Park - editor, Brigid Hughes - editor
    • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot, Brian Sutherland, Vikas Adam, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Buffalo, New York, is still the second-largest metropolis in the state, but in recent years its designation as the Queen City has been elbowed aside by a name that's pure noir: The City of No Illusions. Presidents came from here; and in 1901 a president was killed here while visiting the Pan-American Exposition, by a man who checked into a hotel under a name that translates as Nobody.

    Regular price: $19.95