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    • Poets of Nature

    • A Meditation on the Human Connection with Earth
    • By: Walt Whitman, John Keats, Emily Dickinson, and others
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Epstein, Malcolm Ingram, Emma Micklewright, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
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    It is hard to top the pleasure of a woodland walk in Spring unless of course you have a lyric poet as your guide. Now that is possible with Poets of Nature. Let Walt Whitman, John Keats, Emily Dickinson, Henry David Thoreau, Emily Bronte, and Ralph Waldo Emerson take you into that realm of Nature "where we seldom wander".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb for relaxation!

    • By Avid Audibler on 11-14-10

    Regular price: $17.50

    • Classic Poems for Girls

    • By: Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan, Laura Paton, Anne-Marie Piazza, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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    Classic Poems for Girls is a collection of over 25 funny, whimsical and moving poems for 5- to 10-year olds, designed to fuel the imagination. From the adventures of the Jumblies, who sail away in a sieve; to the sticky end of a girl named Matilda; to the courtship of a maiden who lived long ago, in a kingdom by the sea, there’s a poem to suit any feeling or mood. Seasoned Naxos AudioBooks readers Laura Paton, Anne-Marie Piazza, Benjamin Soames and Roy McMillan work their magic on the works of Edward Lear, Louisa May Alcott, Christina Rossetti, and many more.

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Autumn - A Season In Poetry

    • By: Percy Bysshe Shelley, William Butler Yeats, Henry Longfellow, and others
    • Narrated by: Ghizela Rowe, Gideon Wagner
    • Length: 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
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    For many of us Autumn, or as the Americans would say; Fall is the season of mixed emotions. Summer's long days are replaced by a chill in the air. The colours on the trees and fields ripen to warmer hues and the harvest is brought safely home. Yet with this bounty there is the knowledge that Nature is turning her attention to the harder, colder Winter month's ahead.

    Regular price: $4.12

    • The One-Day M.B.A.

    • By: Paul Lerman#Ph.D. (Professor of Business Administration, Fairleigh Dickinson University), John H. Turner Ph.D. (Professor of Management, and others
    • Narrated by: Paul Lerman, John H. Turner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
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    Listen to the experts reveal the secrets of preparing budgets, justifying investments to top management, motivating employees, and more. Why waste years at an expensive business school, when you can hear top professors present all the practical strategies and techniques that M.B.A. candidates must learn - from management and accounting to marketing and human resources.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Content, Too Much Fluff around it

    • By Geoffrey B on 06-23-12

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Widow and the King

    • By: John Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 18 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 32
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    This stunning book opens 12 years after the end of The Cup of the World and tells the story of Ambrose, son of Phaedra and last in the king's line, who is living exiled with his mother in the dilapidated manor of Tarceny. Ambrose's life is threatened by the hooded priest of the Undercraft, an ancestral spirit of pure evil who must end Ambrose's life in order to survive himself.

    Regular price: $40.57

    • Christmas Poetry

    • By: Emily Dickinson, William Wordsworth, G K Chesterton, and others
    • Narrated by: Ghizela Rowe, Tim Graham
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
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    Christmas, they say, comes but once a year. In these days it seems to also last for much of that year - but this volume is not just for Christmas! For the religious amongst us, this annual celebration of the Birth of Christ must seem bitter sweet: it's acknowledgment by billions of people countered by the pervasive spread of material possessions translating the event to little more than a sales pitch for material wares.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Spoiled By Narration

    • By Sara on 12-19-15

    Regular price: $4.12

    • The Poetry of June

    • A Month in Verse
    • By: Emily Dickinson, John Dryden, Rudyard Kipling
    • Narrated by: Richard Mitchley, Ghizela Rowe
    • Length: 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    June - the sixth month of the year in our Gregorian calendar and the official byginning of summer. The days stretch to their longest, and many subjects and thoughts fill the minds of our poets, such as Dryden, Levy, Raleigh, Blunt and Dickenson, as they describy the warming days.

    Regular price: $5.42

    • The Cup of the World

    • By: John Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 13 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 49
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      4 out of 5 stars 14
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Author John Dickinson's debut novel is a welcome addition to the flourishing genre of medieval fantasy. Phaedra, a young noble, has reached the age of marriage, and is waiting for the man who appears in her dreams. When he finally arrives, she leaves her home and family to join him. But Phaedra is unprepared for the consequences her new union brings.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The cup of the World

    • By Sue Schreiber on 12-18-06

    Regular price: $34.99

    • To My Mommy, with Love: Volume 1

    • A Lyrical Celebration of Motherhood
    • By: John Quincy Adams, Anna Laetitia Barbauld, Mathilde Blind, and others
    • Narrated by: Lissa Lia, Luke Paul Varella Zappardino, Nicolas William Zappardino, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
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    Twenty-one SonicMovies - stirring AuralPerformances enhanced with sound effects and musical scores - interwoven in a collaboration centuries in the making between some of the world's greatest musicians, poets, and entertainers featuring John Quincy Adams, Anna Laetitia Barbauld, Mathilde Blind, Ada Cambridge, Emily Dickinson, Frances E. W. Harper, Felicia Dorothea Hemans, William Earnest Henley, Lucy Larcom, James E. McGirt, Alice Christiana Meynell, Lydia Jane Peirson, and more.

    Regular price: $3.47