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    • Succeeding Against the Odds

    • The Autobiography of a Great American Businessman
    • By: John H. Johnson, Lerone Bennett Jr.
    • Narrated by: John H. Johnson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
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      5 out of 5 stars 81
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    John H. Johnson, the remarkable entrepreneur who founded the Ebony publishing empire, tells the story of his success. The wealthiest African-American in the US today, Johnson shares his rags to riches saga, from the many obstacles that confronted him to his ultimate triumph.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • John Johnson & Lerone Bennett = Great Team

    • By Raymond T. Hightower on 12-10-15

    Regular price: $11.17

    • The Educated Child

    • A Parents Guide from Preschool to Eighth Grade
    • By: William J. Bennett, Chester Finn, John Cribb
    • Narrated by: William J. Bennett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      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

    Just as William J. Bennett's The Book of Virtues has helped millions of Americans teach young people about character, The Educated Child delivers what you need to take control. With co-authors Chester Finn and John Cribb, former Secretary of Education Bennett provides the indispensable guide.

    Regular price: $19.93

    • America the Strong

    • Conservative Ideas to Spark the Next Generation
    • By: William J. Bennett, John T. E. Cribb
    • Narrated by: John McLain
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
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      4 out of 5 stars 14
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      4 out of 5 stars 13

    What is FLINT? It's what makes America strong. We live in a culture that often dismisses and ridicules conservative values. By the time liberal professors, the news media, and Hollywood get through with them, many young Americans are convinced "conservative" means extremist and intolerant. It's a distortion that endangers America's future. Bill Bennett and coauthor John Cribb explain what conservatism really means using five fundamental principles summarized by the word FLINT.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very Good

    • By Jeff Casurella on 03-22-16

    Regular price: $16.99

    • Mob Town

    • A History of Crime and Disorder in the East End
    • By: John Bennett
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Even before Jack the Ripper haunted its streets for prey, London's East End had earned a reputation for immorality, filth, and vice. John Bennett, a writer and tour guide who has walked and researched the area for more than 30 years, delves into four centuries of history to chronicle the crimes, their perpetrators, and the circumstances that made the East End an ideal breeding ground for illegal activity.

    • A History of Crime and Disorder in the East End
    • By: John Bennett
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Release date: 10-24-17
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Regular price: $31.49

    • How One Attorney Forces Police Chiefs to Rehire the Officers They Fire

    • By: Dalton Bennett, John Sullivan
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In 2013, homicide detectives in Miami were finally closing in on suspects in the robbery and killing of a manager at a cellphone store six years earlier. A break in the case had led them to a colleague: police officer Adrian Rodriguez.

    "How One Attorney Forces Police Chiefs to Rehire the Officers They Fire" is from the November 23, 2017 Investigations section of The Washington Post. It was written by Dalton Bennett and John Sullivan and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

    Regular price: $0.95