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    • Mindhunter

    • Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit
    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Richard M. Davidson
    • Length: 15 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,531
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,206
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,194

    Discover the classic behind-the-scenes chronicle of John E. Douglas’ 25-year career in the FBI Investigative Support Unit, where he used psychological profiling to delve into the minds of the country’s most notorious serial killers and criminals - the basis for the upcoming Netflix original series.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Too much ego

    • By Kourtney on 01-27-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Journey into Darkness

    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Danny Campbell
    • Length: 15 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    In the number-one New York Times best seller Mindhunter, John Douglas, who headed the FBI's elite Investigative Support Unit, told the story of his brilliant and terrifying career tracking down some of the most heinous criminals in history. Now, in Journey into Darkness, Douglas profiles vicious serial killers, rapists, and child molesters. He is straightforward, blunt, often irreverent, and outspoken, but takes pains not to glorify any of these murderers.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 4th best JD/MO book but worth the credit.

    • By Moranda Haines on 11-13-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • The Cases That Haunt Us

    • From Jack the Ripper to JonBenet Ramsey, the FBI's Legendary Mindhunter Sheds Light on the Mysteries That Won't Go Away
    • By: John Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 14 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 833
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 751
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 747

    Did Lizzie Borden murder her own father and stepmother? Was Jack the Ripper actually the Duke of Clarence? Who killed JonBenet Ramsey? America's foremost expert on criminal profiling and 25-year FBI veteran John Douglas, along with author and filmmaker Mark Olshaker, explores those tantalizing questions and more in this mesmerizing work of detection. With uniquely gripping analysis, the authors reexamine and reinterpret the accepted facts, evidence, and victimology of the most notorious murder cases in the history of crime.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • John Douglas is AMAZING

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-17-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Man's Guide to Women

    • Scientifically Proven Secrets from the "Love Lab" About What Women Really Want 
    • By: John Gottman, Julie Schwartz Gottman, Douglas Abrams, and others
    • Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 719
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 626
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 620

    The Man's Guide to Women offers the science-based answers to the question: What do women really want in men? The book explains the hallmarks of manhood that most women find attractive and helps men hone those skills to be the men women desire.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great advice from the Love Lab again

    • By S. Cragar on 02-10-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Anatomy of Motive

    • The FBI's Legendary Mindhunter Explores the Key to Understanding and Catching Violent Criminals
    • By: John Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 377
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 339
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 335

    The Anatomy of Motive offers a dramatic, insightful look at the development and evolution of the criminal mind. The famed former chief of the FBI's Investigative Support Unit, John Douglas was the pioneer of modern behavioral profiling of serial criminals. Working again with acclaimed novelist, journalist, and filmmaker Mark Olshaker, and using cases from his own fabled career as examples, Douglas takes us further than ever before into the dark corners of the minds of arsonists, hijackers, bombers, poisoners, serial killers, and mass murderers.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Smuckers jelly narration. Still good.

    • By Thad Ames on 11-07-17

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Light on Life

    • The Yoga Journey to Wholeness, Inner Peace, and Ultimate Freedom
    • By: B.K.S. Iyengar, John J. Evans, Douglas Abrams
    • Narrated by: Patricia Walden
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 558
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 410
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 409

    Yoga's popularity is soaring, but its widespread acceptance as an exercise for physical fitness and the recognition of its health benefits have not been matched by an understanding of the emotional, intellectual, and spiritual development that the yogic tradition can also offer. In Light on Life, B.K.S. Iyengar explains this new and more complete understanding of the yogic journey.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Audible, please give us more like this book

    • By Pamela on 07-21-11

    Regular price: $15.93

    • Inside the Mind of BTK

    • The True Story Behind the Thirty-Year Hunt for the Notorious Wichita Serial Killer
    • By: John Douglas, Johnny Dodd
    • Narrated by: Jason Klav
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 590
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 509
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 506

    This incredible story shows how John Douglas tracked and participated in the hunt for one of the most notorious serial killers in U.S. history. For 31 years a man who called himself BTK (Bind, Torture, Kill) terrorized the city of Wichita, Kansas, sexually assaulting and strangling a series of women, taunting the police with frequent communications, and bragging about his crimes to local newspapers and TV stations.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible narration

    • By Leslie on 08-30-11

    Regular price: $22.95

    • Mind Hunter

    • Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit
    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: John E. Douglas
    • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 360
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 303
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305

    He has hunted some of the most notorious and sadistic criminals of our time: The Trailside Killer in San Francisco, the Atlanta Child murderer. He has confronted, interviewed and researched dozens of serial killers and assassins -- including Charles Manson, Richard Speck, John Wayne Gacy, and James Earl Ray -- for a landmark study to understand their motives. To get inside their minds.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Abridging this makes it almost pointless.

    • By Terrance Ferguson on 02-08-16

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Law and Disorder

    • The Legendary FBI Profiler’s Relentless Pursuit of Justice
    • By: John Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 399
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 365
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 364

    For 25 years, John E. Douglas worked for the FBI, where had a brilliant and terrifying career getting inside the minds of notorious killers. Written with Mark Olshaker, Law and Disorder is Douglas’ most provocative and personal book yet. In it, he addresses every law enforcement professional’s worst nightmare: those cases where, for one reason or another, justice was delayed - or denied.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • well worth the read!

    • By Melinda on 06-14-14

    Regular price: $18.87

    • Obsession

    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: John E. Douglas
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133

    In Obsession, John Douglas once again takes us fascinatingly behind the scenes, focusing his expertise on predatory crimes, primarily against women. With a deep sense of compassion for the victims and an uncanny understanding of the perpetrators, Douglas looks at the obsessions that lead to rape, stalking, and sexual murder.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • good but short

    • By TheZenUnderground on 04-26-17

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Journey into Darkness

    • Follow the FBI's Premier Investigative Profiler as He Penetrates the Minds and Motives of the Most Terrifying Serial Criminals
    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: John E. Douglas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 4 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 183
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179

    We accompany him on the Journey Into Darkness that marks every case he examines; every instance in which he helps police identify the unknown perpetrator of a violent series of rapes, kidnappings, or murders through his remarkable criminal personality profiling.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Totally Amazing

    • By BBraun on 12-11-10

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Oz Reimagined

    • New Tales from the Emerald City and Beyond
    • By: Douglas Cohen (editor), John Joseph Adams (editor), Orson Scott Card, and others
    • Narrated by: Nick Podehl, Tanya Eby
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 59

    When L. Frank Baum introduced Dorothy and friends to the American public in 1900, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz became an instant, best-selling hit. Today the whimsical tale remains a cultural phenomenon that continues to spawn wildly popular books, movies, and musicals. Now, editors John Joseph Adams and Douglas Cohen have brought together leading fantasy writers such as Orson Scott Card and Jane Yolen to create the ultimate anthology for Oz fans.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Many Faces of Dorothy or Dot

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 07-19-14

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Reading the Sermon on the Mount with John Stott

    • Reading the Bible with John Stott
    • By: John Stott, Douglas Connelly
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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    The Sermon on the Mount is Jesus' most inspiring and challenging description of the Christian counterculture. John Stott's teaching on this timeless text shows how its value system, ethical standard, religious devotion, and network of relationships clearly distinguish it from both the nominal church and the secular world. In this volume, Stott's The Message of the Sermon on the Mount is condensed into brief readings, suitable for daily use, that take us passage by passage through the scripture text.

    Regular price: $16.09

    • A New Culture of Learning

    • Cultivating the Imagination for a World of Constant Change
    • By: Douglas Thomas, John Seely Brown
    • Narrated by: Stephen Bowlby
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 53
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      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45

    The 21st century is a world in constant change. In A New Culture of Learning, Doug Thomas and John Seely Brown pursue an understanding of how the forces of change, and emerging waves of interest associated with these forces, inspire and invite us to imagine a future of learning that is as powerful as it is optimistic.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A must read!

    • By Pieter on 10-31-12

    Regular price: $9.99

    • Google Says It Continues to Allow Apps to Scan Data From Gmail Accounts

    • By: John D. McKinnon, Douglas MacMillan
    • Narrated by: Alexander Quincy
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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     "Google Says It Continues to Allow Apps to Scan Data From Gmail Accounts" is from the September 20, 2018 Politics section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by John D. McKinnon and Douglas MacMillan and narrated by Alexander Quincy.     

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Squam Lake Report

    • Fixing the Financial System
    • By: Kenneth R. French, Martin N. Baily, John Y. Campbell, and others
    • Narrated by: Ken Kliban
    • Length: 3 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
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    In the fall of 2008, fifteen of the world's leading economists--representing the broadest spectrum of economic opinion--gathered at New Hampshire's Squam Lake. Their goal: the mapping of a long-term plan for financial regulation reform.The Squam Lake Report distills the wealth of insights from the ongoing collaboration that began at these meetings and provides a revelatory, unified, and coherent voice for fixing our troubled and damaged financial markets.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Journey into Darkness

    • By: John E. Douglas, Mark Olshaker
    • Narrated by: Danny Campbell
    • Length: 15 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Journey into Darkness, Douglas profiles vicious serial killers, rapists and child molesters. Some of the unique cases Douglas discusses include the Claremont killer, the schoolgirl murders that became known as Canada’s 'trial of the century', Richmond, Virginia’s first serial murderer, and the double homicide of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman. With Journey into Darkness, Douglas provides more than a glimpse into the minds of serial killers; he demonstrates what a powerful weapon behavioural science has become. 

    Regular price: $15.70

    • David Axelrod on Storytelling for Success

    • By: David Axelrod, John Hollar, Brian Douglas
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Original Recording
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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    How can storytelling help you succeed? David Axelrod, Chief Strategist for Barack Obama's presidential campaigns, shares his secret to success. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on February 18, 2015.

    Regular price: $0.99

    • Cataclysm in Blue Water

    • By: Renee Louise Johnson, John Douglas Pitts
    • Narrated by: Terry Rose
    • Length: 12 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 1
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    The desperate wish of a half-Egyptian half-Minoan boy, who crafts a granulated gold starfish pendant in 1886 B.C. to honor his mother, is the heart of this novel. It is an epic journey filled with intrigue, romance, thievery, murder, and natural disaster over the course of four thousand years.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • John Markoff on Robots and the Economy

    • By: John Markoff, Brian Douglas
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Original Recording
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      3 out of 5 stars 3
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 3

    How might robots change the economy? New York Times technology reporter John Markoff has an answer. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was recorded August 27, 2015.

    Regular price: $0.99