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    • The Little Unicorn That Had No Horn

    • By: James McDonald
    • Narrated by: Katherine Daryl
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An impatient little unicorn can't wait to grow up and get its horn, but wise Mother Unicorn lovingly guides her little one to appreciate time and not wish it away.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Feels like the author was struggling to fill pages

    • By Kathryne Marshall on 11-04-15

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Superheroes

    • By: Peter S. Beagle, Daryl Gregory, James Patrick Kelly, and others
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman, Joe Barrett, Christina Delaine, and others
    • Length: 17 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
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    Modern gods and goddesses, remote, revered - and like the pantheon of heroes and heroines of ancient myth - possessing great power tempered with flaws. Now, find within this anthology great tales by gifted and award-winning authors who move superheroes from the four-color panels of comic books to the fantastic pages of fiction, stories that will remind anyone who ever wanted to wear a cape or don a cowl of the extraordinary powers of the imagination!

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Pretentious tired old concepts

    • By Monique Jesiolowski on 12-29-14

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Through the Milky Way on a PB&J

    • By: James McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    School's out for the summer and Sami and Thomas have big plans. They've built a spaceship in their tree house and are going to blast off for a tour of the solar system, but one of the planets holds a special surprise.

    Vibrant images and flowing verse bring this imaginative story to life. Space lovers and adventurers of all ages are sure to love this cosmic journey.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Mardi Gras, Gumbo, and Zydeco

    • Readings in Louisiana Culture
    • By: James C. McDonald, Marcia Gaudet
    • Narrated by: Patrick Bonin
    • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The detectable identity of southern Louisiana's one-of-a-kind culture has been expressed in numerous descriptive phrases - "south of the South," "the northern tip of the Caribbean," "this folklore land." A strange, piquant, and savory mixture, it also has been likened to one of the region's signature dishes, gumbo.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A boon to my collection

    • By Shavoz on 02-01-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Do I Look Odd to You

    • A Multicultural Children's Book About Embracing Diversity
    • By: James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald
    • Narrated by: Tyler Cochran
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Diversity comes to life in the night sky of a faraway world where being different is quite normal.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Illusive Secrets

    • Discovering the Power of Self-Honesty
    • By: James Patrick McDonald
    • Narrated by: James Patrick McDonald
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Illusive Secrets offers a doorway into our own self-deception. While our initial glimpses may be frightening enough to evoke steadfast resistance and blinding denial, each experience softens that resistance and intensifies our desire to continue. We grow in self-awareness with each step, coming ever closer to the happiness, joy, and freedom we long to experience.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • We, Robots

    • By: Elizabeth Bear, James Cambias, Jeffrey Ford, and others
    • Narrated by: Amy Bruce, J. P. Linton
    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This is a collection of seven contemporary robot tales written by some of today's most acclaimed science fiction authors. A sentient war machine combs a beach for trinkets to create memorials for its fallen comrades in the Hugo Award-winning story, "Tideline", by Elizabeth Bear. In "Balancing Accounts", by James Cambias, a small-time independent robotic space tug is hired by a mysterious client for a voyage between two of Saturn's moons.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not Good

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 12-21-13

    Regular price: $19.59

    • At the End of the Rainbow

    • Poems for Children with Sami and Thomas
    • By: James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sami and Thomas continue their adventure in this vibrantly illustrated collection of contemporary poems for children. Whether it's celebrating the value of family and friends or trying to quiet kittens with pairs of mittens, these poems will make you laugh, remember and imagine.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • If You Don't Understand, Raise Your Hand

    • A Historically Humorous Sami and Thomas Adventure About Questions, Answers and Ideas
    • By: James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Whether a hand raiser who can barely stay in his or her seat or one that's like an airplane flying high, Sami and Thomas encourage kids to participate and take turns because asking questions can change the world!

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Petey and the Bee: A Dog's Tale

    • Sami and Thomas
    • By: James McDonald, Rebecca McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Petey loves to help his family, but he can't climb trees, so while the family builds a playhouse Petey tries to keep busy and ends up in some big trouble, soaking his best friend, Vesters the cat who hates water, and tangling with a big yellow bumble bee named Charlie who ends up losing his temper. Come along with the Lamb Family pets for some rip-roaring fun.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Rainy Day Poems

    • The Adventures of Sami and Thomas
    • By: James McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lu Lowe
    • Length: 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    These fantastically narrated poems are sure to capture kids' attention. Sami and Thomas Lamb will have you laughing in no time with their crazy adventure.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • A Horse Story

    • Sami and Thomas Meet Pascal
    • By: James McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a cozy country cottage... On a visit to Grandma's, Sami and Thomas learn how to be good horse-sitters and in the process make a new friend in Pascal the horse. Cleaning the stall and brushing Pascal's shiny coat are just the beginning of this Sami and Thomas horse adventure. Endearing artwork and a story written in rhythm and rhyme make this a book for horse lovers of all ages.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Illusive Secrets 2: Embracing Your True Self

    • By: James Patrick McDonald
    • Narrated by: James Patrick McDonald
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Illusive Secrets2: Embracing Your True Self, McDonald continues his candid demonstration of the capacity self-honesty has to change our lives. Through each self-deception McDonald shares, he empowers us to look at our own lives with transformative honesty and tempts us to find the small measure of willingness needed to meet our true selves.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • An Operation of Cooperation

    • A Sami and Thomas Adventure
    • By: James McDonald
    • Narrated by: Nikki Lowe
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Come along with Sami and Thomas on their adventure of cooperation, where a brother and a sister learn that working together makes for a much brighter day.

    Regular price: $3.95