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    • Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen

    • 4th Doctor Novel
    • By: Douglas Adams, James Goss
    • Narrated by: Dan Starkey
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 72

    An unabridged reading of the brand-new novel based on a storyline by Douglas Adams. The Doctor promised Romana the end of the universe, so she's less than impressed when what she gets is a cricket match. But then the award ceremony is interrupted by 11 figures in white uniforms and peaked skull helmets wielding bat-shaped weapons that fire lethal bolts of light into the screaming crowd. The Krikkitmen are back.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Life, the Universe, and the Doctor

    • By Anthony Pirtle on 01-19-18

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Doctor Who: City of Death

    • By: Douglas Adams, James Goss
    • Narrated by: Lalla Ward
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102

    An unabridged reading of the brand-new novelisation of a classic Fourth Doctor TV story by Douglas Adams. The Doctor takes Romana for a holiday in Paris - a city which, like a fine wine, has a bouquet all its own. But the TARDIS arrives in 1979, a table-wine year, whose vintage is soured by cracks in the very fabric of time itself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Da Vinci Code Doctor Who style.

    • By Chris Coyne on 05-27-15

    Regular price: $20.66

    • Overwatch Hero Guide

    • 247 Character Tips, Tricks and Strategies
    • By: James Adams
    • Narrated by: Michael Allen
    • Length: 1 hr and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Do you want to find out everything you can about every Overwatch Hero? To learn about every ability? To know how to play the right character the right way and come out on top? If the answer to these questions is yes, then Overwatch Hero Guide: 247 Character Tips, Tricks and Strategies is the perfect book for you!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I don’t even play this game yet

    • By Kelsey on 04-12-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Daniel X: Demons and Druids

    • By: James Patterson, Adam Sadler
    • Narrated by: Milo Ventimiglia
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    Daniel X's hunt to eliminate each and every intergalactic criminal on Earth is always relentless, but this time, it's getting personal. Number Three on the List of Alien Outlaws takes the form of raging, soul-possessing fire. And fire transports Daniel back to the most traumatic event of his life-the death of his parents.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another fun book in the Daniel X series

    • By F on 03-03-11

    Regular price: $18.24

    • Creativity vs. Control

    • By: James Adams
    • Narrated by: James Adams
    • Length: 53 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Which is more important, innovation or corporate stability? Sought-after consultant James Adams shows how to increase the former without sacrificing the latter. Through his experience in industry, education, and government - including work on the design of the first Venus and Mars spacecraft - he has developed 10 techniques for boosting creativity. He also outlines ways for any business to balance creativity and management directives.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Creativity vs Control

    • By Nathan on 08-12-03

    Regular price: $2.95

    • Urban Prepper Guide: The Quickstart Guide to Survival in a Urban Collapse

    • By: James Adams
    • Narrated by: Tom Jaramillo
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    Why you should prep.... How to calculate your family's needs.... Tips to keep you alive.... and much, much more.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Only the basics...

    • By Mehmet Hamdi Bol on 06-18-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Fortnite Battle Royale Guide

    • 122 Tips, Tricks and Strategies
    • By: James Adams
    • Narrated by: Andy Dickson
    • Length: 1 hr and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Fortnite Battle Royale: 122 Tips, Tricks and Strategies is the perfect audio guide for you. Learn how to play and succeed at Battle Royale the right way. Get all the information you need to improve. You will find yourself doing better and better each game and enjoying it even more. The more you know about Battle Royale the more you will get out of it. Maximize your skill and entertainment by learning all you can. 

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Waffle Street

    • The Confession and Rehabilitation of a Financier
    • By: James Adams
    • Narrated by: Scott Merriman
    • Length: 10 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Jimmy Adams was laid off from a hedge fund in early 2009. Wearied by eight years in the bond market and disillusioned by the financial services profession, he decides to get an "honest job" for a change. Before he knows what hit him, Jimmy finds himself waiting on tables of barflies at his local Waffle House.

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Reminiscences of Ulysses S. Grant

    • First-Hand Accounts of the General, The President, and the Man from Those Who Knew Him
    • By: Adam Badeau, William T. Sherman, James Harrison Wilson, and others
    • Narrated by: Andrew Mulcare
    • Length: 4 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    These are personal reminiscences of Grant which allow us to peer back in time to see him through the eyes of those who knew him. Some of the anecdotes describe brief encounters with Grant, while others are from historically prominent men who knew Grant well. What they have in common are the intimate details that reveal the personality and character of General Grant.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Carl Palmateer on 01-19-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Vendetta of Felipe Espinosa

    • By: Adam James Jones
    • Narrated by: Anthony Bianco
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    As the Civil War raged and goldfields beckoned, a gunman stalked the territories on a mission to kill American settlers. He would elude governors and armies, bounty hunters, and posses, until his demise at the climax of a fierce high-country manhunt. By then, Felipe Espinosa had claimed more than 30 lives to quietly become one of the nation's first serial killers and foreign terrorists.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thrilling, soul reaching, "visually stunning "

    • By Susanna willey on 03-30-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The New Yorker (April 9, 2007)

    • By: Philip Gourevitch, James Surowiecki, Jerome Groopman, and others
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
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    "Hanging On" by Philip Gourevitch; "Subprime Homesick Blues" by James Surowiecki; "What's Normal?" by Jerome Groopman; "The Knowledge" by Henry Alford; "Cooked Books" by Adam Gopnik; "Blood on the Borders" by Clive James; "Dorian Purple" by Sasha Frere-Jones; "Designated Mourner" by John Lahr; and "In Disguise" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (July 25, 2005)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, James Surowiecki, Noah Baumbach, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    "Not Scared" by Adam Gopnik, "A Farewell to Alms?" by James Surowiecki, "My Dog Is Tom Cruise" by Noah Baumbach, "Get Out the Vote" by Seymour M. Hersh, "Bloodsuckers" by John Colapinto, "Awaiting Orders" by Tobias Wolff, and "Making Mischief" by Anthony Lane.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Best Thing to Happen to Audible Ever

    • By Craig on 07-28-05

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, February 4th 2013 (Michael Specter, Adam Higginbotham, James Surowiecki)

    • By: Michael Specter, Adam Higginbotham, James Surowiecki
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
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    "Walking the Walk", by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Live from Gaza", by Rebecca Mead; "Requiem for a Dreamliner?", by James Surowiecki; "The Operator", by Michael Specter; "Life at the Top", by Adam Higginbotham; and "The Evil That Men Do", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (August 27, 2007)

    • By: Nicholas Lemann, James Surowiecki, John Seabrook, and others
    • Narrated by: Christine Marshall, Dan Bernard
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    "Rovian Ways", by Nicholas Lemann; "Beware Bailouts", by James Surowiecki; "Sowing for Apocalypse", by John Seabrook; "My Mega Millions", by Larry Doyle; "The Human Bomb", by Adam Gopnik; "Lone Sailors", by Anthony Lane

    Regular price: $5.95

    • Britain to End Its Program for Lone Child Refugees

    • By: Karla Adam, James McAuley
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The rollback, however, reflects forces that resonate across the West as many countries tighten immigration policies, rethink the size of their welcome mat for refugees, fret over perceived threats to their culture — and watch a landmark court battle play out in the United States over the Trump administration’s travel ban on seven Muslim-majority nations.

    "Britain to End Its Program for Lone Child Refugees" is from the February 09, 2017 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Karla Adam and James McAuley and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Despite Assurances, Immigrants in Britain Are Uncertain of Their Future

    • By: Karla Adam, James McAuley
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Despite Assurances, Immigrants in Britain Are Uncertain of Their Future" is from the June 25, 2016 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Karla Adam and James McAuley and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Europe's Harsh New Message for Migrants: 'Do Not Come'

    • By: James McAuley, Karla Adam
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Europe's Harsh New Message for Migrants: 'Do Not Come'" is from the World section of The Washington Post. It was written by James McAuley and Karla Adam and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The New Yorker (April 30, 2007)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, Nick Paumgarten, James Surowiecki, and others
    • Narrated by: Christine Marshall, Dan Bernard, William Dufris
    • Length: 2 hrs
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    "Shootings" by Adam Gopnik; "Pinch-Hitters" by Nick Paumgarten; "It's the Workforce, Stupid!" by James Surowiecki; "The Impersonator" by John Lahr; "Four Short Crushes" by Paul Simms; "The Way We Age Now" by Atul Gawande; and "Magnum Farce" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (Mar. 12, 2007)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, James Surowiecki, Michael Specter, and others
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Christie Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs
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    "Remains of the Days" by Adam Gopnik; "Reasonable Panic" by James Surowiecki; "The Denialists" by Michael Specter; "Inappropriate" by Paul Rudnick; "The Unthinkable" by Steve Coll; and "Fear Factor" by Sasha Frere-Jones.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (January 28, 2008)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, Nick Paumgarten, Lauren Collins, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    There are eight articles in this edition: "Love and Politics", by Adam Gopnik, "The King of Reading", by Nick Paumgarten, "Splitting Threads", by Lauren Collins, "The Tata Invasion", by James Surowiecki, "The Choice", by George Packer, "Last Session", by John Kenney, "Buying a Cure", by Jerome Groopman, and "Monstrous Times", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95