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    • Dark at the Crossing

    • By: Elliot Ackerman
    • Narrated by: Vikas Adam
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
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      4 out of 5 stars 41

    Haris Abadi is a man in search of a cause. An Arab American with a conflicted past, he is now in Turkey, attempting to cross into Syria and join the fight against Bashar al-Assad's regime. But he is robbed before he can make it, and is taken in by Amir, a charismatic Syrian refugee and former revolutionary, and Amir's wife, Daphne, a sophisticated beauty haunted by grief. As it becomes clear that Daphne is also desperate to return to Syria, Haris's choices become ever more wrenching: Whose side is he really on?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful Story Well Told

    • By Michael - Audible Editor on 01-07-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Waiting for Eden

    • A Novel
    • By: Elliot Ackerman
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Eden Malcom lies in a bed, unable to move or to speak, imprisoned in his own mind. His wife Mary spends every day on the sofa in his hospital room. He has never even met their young daughter. And he will never again see the friend and fellow soldier who didn't make it back home - and who narrates the novel. But on Christmas, the one day Mary is not at his bedside, Eden's re-ordered consciousness comes flickering alive. As he begins to find a way to communicate, some troubling truths about his marriage - and about his life before he went to war - come to the surface.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Green on Blue

    • By: Elliot Ackerman
    • Narrated by: Piter Marek
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    Aziz and his older brother, Ali, are coming of age in a village amid the pine forests and endless mountains of Eastern Afghanistan. There is no school, but their mother teaches them to read and write and once a month sends the boys on a two-day journey to the bazaar. They are poor, but inside their mud-walled home, the family has stability, love, and routine. When a convoy of armed men arrives in their village one day, their world crumbles.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Young Man. An Old War.

    • By Ann on 03-04-15

    Regular price: $24.49