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    • What the Psychic Told the Pilgrim

    • A Midlife Misadventure on Spain's Camino de Santiago de Compostela
    • By: Jane Christmas
    • Narrated by: Jane Christmas
    • Length: 10 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 49

    To celebrate her 50th birthday and face the challenges of midlife, Jane Christmas joins 14 women to hike the Camino de Santiago de Compostela. Despite a psychic's warning of catfights, death, and a sexy, fair-haired man, Christmas soldiers on. After a week of squabbles, the group splinters, and the real adventure begins. In vivid, witty style, she recounts her battles with loneliness, hallucinations of being joined by Steve Martin, as well as picturesque villages and even the fair-haired man.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LISTEN TO THIS BOOK if you like irreverent humor!

    • By Listens-a-lot on 06-29-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • And Then There Were Nuns

    • Adventures in a Cloistered Life
    • By: Jane Christmas
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Wiley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    Just as Jane Christmas decides to enter a convent in mid-life to find out whether she is “nun material”, her long-term partner Colin, suddenly springs a marriage proposal on her. Determined not to let her monastic dreams be sidelined, Christmas puts her engagement on hold and embarks on an extraordinary year-long adventure to four convents - one in Canada and three in the UK.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • takes the reader on the road with her

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 07-05-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Incontinent on the Continent

    • My Mother, Her Walker, and Our Grand Tour of Italy
    • By: Jane Christmas
    • Narrated by: Eileen Barrett
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In this travelogue of self-discovery, Jane Christmas brings her wickedly irreverent style to a new mother-daughter experience. Since the beginning of time, mothers and daughters have had notoriously fraught relationships. "Show me a mother who says she has a good or great relationship with her daughter," Jane Christmas writes, "and I'll show you a daughter who is in therapy trying to understand how it all went so horribly wrong." To smooth over five decades of constant clashing, Christmas takes her arthritic, incontinent, and domineering mother, Valeria....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Whiny Rant

    • By Simone on 04-17-14

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Pelee Project

    • One Woman's Escape From Urban Madness
    • By: Jane Christmas
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Wiley
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    The Pelee Project is Jane's full memoir of her hilarious faux pas, anecdotes, and epiphanies on the island, all told in that refreshingly honest voice that attracted so many to her columns. The Pelee Project is an inspiring tale of personal transformation and self-discovery.

    Regular price: $19.95