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    • Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition, 2nd Edition

    • By: The Great Courses, Elizabeth Vandiver, James A. W. Heffernan
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Vandiver, James A. W. Heffernan
    • Length: 42 hrs and 56 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 178
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    From the anonymous author of the Epic of Gilgamesh in ancient Mesopotamia to William Faulkner writing about Mississippi 3,600 years later, many of Western culture's greatest figures have been writers. Their landmark themes, unique insights into human nature, dynamic characters, experimental storytelling techniques, and rich philosophical ideas helped create the vibrant storytelling methods we find reflected in today's authors.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Authors Without the Term Papers

    • By Bryan on 09-11-13

    Regular price: $59.95

    • Good Foreign Policy Is Invisible

    • By: James Goldgeier, Elizabeth N. Saunders
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Successful foreign policy is largely invisible. It often means paying up front for benefits that are hard to see until you lose them.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • The New Yorker, August 15th & 22nd 2011: Part 2 (James Surowiecki, Elizabeth Kolbert, Dana Goodyear)

    • By: James Surowiecki, Elizabeth Kolbert, Dana Goodyear
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
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    "The Business of Austerity", by James Surowiecki; "Little Worlds", by Adam Gopnik; "Proustian", by Rebecca Mead; "Sleeping with the Enemy", by Elizabeth Kolbert; and "Grub", by Dana Goodyear.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Dazzling

    • The Diamond Trilogy, Book I
    • By: Elizabeth Hayley, James Patterson - foreword
    • Narrated by: Kristin Kalbli
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Siobhan comes to New York with a purpose: She wants to become a successful artist. To pay her bills in the meantime, she's the hostess at The Stone Room, a bar for the beautiful and the billionaires. She's fine with being on her own - until tech billionaire Derick takes her breath away.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not a Patterson

    • By kathryn a gellman on 04-19-17

    Regular price: $11.39

    • The New Yorker, December 5, 2011 (Elizabeth Kolbert, James Surowiecki, George Packer)

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, James Surowiecki, George Packer
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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    "Burning Love", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Sound of Silence", by Tad Friend; "An Avoidable Crisis", by James Surowiecki; "All the Angry People", by George Packer; "The Materialist", by Calvin Tomkins; "Hot and Bothered", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Marriage Boot Camp

    • Defeat the Top 10 Marriage Killers and Build a Rock-Solid Relationship
    • By: Elizabeth Carroll, James Carroll
    • Narrated by: Meredith Mitchell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Marriage is hard work. After the fairy tale "I Dos" come chores, bills, fights, and plain weariness. Many couples are unsure how to fix their problems and wonder if their relationships really have what it takes to go the distance. (Hint: They do!) Luckily, relationship experts Jim and Elizabeth Carroll have created a program proven to mend marriages, revive relationships, and make the happily-ever-afters come true.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very therapeutic

    • By Adria on 07-25-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Chasing Rain

    • Romance on the Boardwalk, Volume 2
    • By: Elizabeth A James
    • Narrated by: Reagan Boggs
    • Length: 5 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Averi Rain has always been in love with one man. The problem is, he's always loved everyone else. Ian O'Neal has been known for his reputation with the ladies, and has never really cared about any of them for longer than a one-night stand. He's known Averi since they were both in high school, and had always harmlessly flirted with her, never really seeing her for the woman she's become.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A fun romance

    • By VL Garcia on 08-25-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Love by Design

    • Design Series (Volume 1)
    • By: Elizabeth James
    • Narrated by: Heather McMahon
    • Length: 3 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      2 out of 5 stars 3
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      3 out of 5 stars 3

    Callie Brandon wasn't looking for love. It always seemed destined for someone less ordinary. But when sexy architect, Justin Brisson sets his determined baby blue eyes on her, she starts to wonder if love has designed her very own "happily ever after."

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Absolute worst narration

    • By M. L. .S on 09-19-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Guys Read: True Stories

    • By: Jon Scieszka, Jim Murphy, Elizabeth Partridge, and others
    • Narrated by: Bruce Thomas, Hillary Huber, Robin Weigert, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
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    A star-studded group of award-winning nonfiction authors and journalists provides something for every listener, all aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Compiled and edited by real-life literature legend Jon Scieszka, Guys Read: True Stories is a mind-blowing collection of essays, biographies, travelogues, and more, all proving that the truth is most definitely out there.

    Regular price: $18.24

    • The New Yorker (Jan. 22, 2007)

    • By: Steve Coll, James Surowiecki, Elizabeth Kolbert, and others
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
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    "The Planner" by Steve Coll; "The Sky-High Club" by James Surowiecki; "Mr. Green" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Oaky" by Ian Frazier; "Made in the Shade" by Eric Konigsberg; and "Children's Tales" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Securing Her Heart

    • Solitaire Series, Volume 1
    • By: Elizabeth James
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pate
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Eight years ago, Jolene Anderson left her family and friends behind to study fashion design abroad. As she began to soar in both her professional and personal life, without warning, her world came crashing down. Broken, she retreats to the only place she feels safe...home. Ryder Brisson is getting his life in order. His military service has prepared him for civilian life with his own security firm. His future is looking bright, but there's one thing that would make his life complete...the one he's loved all of his life, Jolene.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The New Yorker (May 28, 2007)

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, James Surowiecki, Alec Wilkinson, and others
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
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    "Human Nature" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Feature Presentation" by James Surowiecki; "Remember This?" by Alec Wilkinson; "My Undoing" by George Meyer; "A Boy's World" by Anthony Lane; "Puppy" by George Saunders; and "Not Kids' Stuff" by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Secrets of a Hart

    • Romance on the Boardwalk, Book 1
    • By: Elizabeth James
    • Narrated by: Terri England
    • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Five years ago, Kendall Hart's life changed forever. A tragedy forced her to grow up fast and become a responsible adult overnight while her friends were still enjoying high school. She lives and breathes work, leaving no time for a social life, and her circle of friends is small. She has no room for complications in her life. Then Tristan walks in. Tristan O'Neal is forced to return home when his father becomes terminally ill.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrific, Fast Paced Romance

    • By Sunday Barnaby on 01-29-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Classic Ghost Stories, Volume 3

    • By: Joseph Sheridan LeFanu, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, Ambrose Bierce, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
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      3 out of 5 stars 15
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
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    This third and final collection of Classic Ghost Stories contains these chillers: "Mr. Justice Harbottle" by Joseph Sheridan Lefanu; "The Seventh Man" by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch; "Some Haunted Houses" by Ambrose Bierce; "Miss Dulane and My Lord" by Wilkie Collins; and more.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The New Yorker (December 24 & 31, 2007) Part 1

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, Lizzie Widdicombe, James Surowiecki, and others
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 40 mins
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    There are nine articles in the first part of this double issue: "Testing the Climate", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Who's Scrooge?", by Lizzie Widdicombe; "A Buyer's Christmas", by James Surowiecki; "The Frog at Forty-Five", by Mimi Sheraton; "Life on Mars", by David Remnick; "Demolition Man", by John Lahr; "Stairway to Here", by Sasha Frere-Jones; "Family Planning", by Hilton Als; and "Settling Scores", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The Keeper's Secret

    • Tell-Tale Publishing's Annual Horror Anthology
    • By: Elizabeth Alsobrooks, Joseph J. Christiano, Daniel Hunter, and others
    • Narrated by: Scott MacDonald
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Whether it's history itself getting lost in the stone silence of a lighthouse or the time flow of medieval armor clashing from the grave into the now of your mind, this year's honor roll of top stories from Tell-Tale Publishing will pull you up in your chair and set your pulse racing. But that's what you want...isn't it? There will be thoughtful dilemmas to keep you pondering, moral choices and choices for the oldest of reasons - love - and, above all, the test of love versus fate.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The New Yorker (Sept. 25, 2006)

    • By: Elizabeth Kolbert, James Surowiecki, Andrea Lee, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
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      3 out of 5 stars 4
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    "Untransformed" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Wagers of Sin" by James Surowiecki; "Bag Lady" by Andrea Lee; "Rag Time" by Calvin Trillin; "Dressed for Excess" by Judith Thurman; "Backstage Angst" by Tad Friend; and "Dream On" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, August 31, 2009 (James Surowiecki, Stephen Brill, Elizabeth Kolbert)

    • By: James Surowiecki, Stephen Brill, Elizabeth Kolbert
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
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    "Iran Show", by Laura Secor; "Status-Quo Anxiety", by James Surowiecki; "The Rubber Room", by Stephen Brill; "The New Anti-Atheists", by James Wood; "Green Like Me", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "For Immediate Release", by Paul Simms; and "Dropping Out", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Stories to Give You Nightmares

    • Tales of Terror
    • By: M. R. James, Edith Nesbit, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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      2 out of 5 stars 1
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    A petrifying collection of classic tales of the paranormal, spooky happenings, gruesome deeds and uncanny apparitions. Guaranteed to disturb your dreams and keep you awake all night.

    Regular price: $18.76

    • Exquisite

    • The Diamond Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Elizabeth Hayley, James Patterson - foreword
    • Narrated by: Kristin Kalbli
    • Length: 2 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Since Siobhan has made it as an artist, she's ready to start a life in New York with the love of her life, billionaire Derick Miller. But their relationship has been a rollercoaster ride that has pushed Derick too far. Will Siobhan be able to win back her soul mate?

    Regular price: $11.39

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