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    • Short Stories: The Thinking Man's Collection

    • By: Wilkie Collins, Edgar Wallace, Charles Dickens, and others
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas, Martin Jarvis, Jonathan Firth, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
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    This carefully compiled collection is the perfect gift for Father’s Day or a special birthday and a rich listening experience for both women and men all year round. This truly eclectic collection of unabridged short stories from the audiobook specialist CSA Word encompasses stories by and about intriguing, inspirational, charismatic and even unusual and extraordinary men.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Mixed

    • By Linda on 11-18-12

    Regular price: $14.18

    • The Elements of Effort

    • Reflections on the Art and Science of Running
    • By: John Jerome
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganser
    • Length: 4 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 22
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    In this engaging collection of essays, author and athlete John Jerome celebrates the simplicity and freedom of running. With contagious passion, he strips away fads and myths to offer basic guidelines for participants, from beginning joggers to those preparing for marathons. For years Jerome recorded his thoughts and experiences during his daily training. As he ran, he discovered not only physical benefits, but philosophical ones as well.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I'm a sucker for anything about Running

    • By Gerard on 07-03-12

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Unfit for Command

    • Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry
    • By: John O'Neill, Jerome R. Corsi Ph.D.
    • Narrated by: Jeff Riggenbach
    • Length: 6 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 378
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In their new book, Unfit for Command, John O'Neill and co-author Jerome Corsi bring together the words of more than 200 Navy veterans who served with John Kerry and who feel it their duty to tell why Kerry is unworthy of the presidency.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unfit For Command

    • By Richard T. Betz on 09-29-04

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Stone Work

    • By: John Jerome
    • Narrated by: Ed Sala
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    In Stone Work, critically-acclaimed author John Jerome describes the back-breaking but soul-strengthening task of building a stone wall on his New England farm. Equipped only with gloves, elemental tools, and the sense to get out of the way of rolling boulders, Jerome tries to reconstruct a wall in a year. The job begins on a whim - he decides to move a stone wall hidden in the woods on his property for the sheer pleasure of seeing it from his house. Philosophical, yet almost giddy with the excitement of doing something extraordinary, Stone Work is a delight.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Best Victorian and Edwardian Short Stories

    • By: Charles Dickens, Jerome K. Jerome, Arthur Conan Doyle, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 22 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 4
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    The golden age of the short story was in Victorian and Edwardian times, when authors made a living by contributing to literary magazines and journals. These popular journals threw up such literary greats as Dickens, Conan Doyle, Rider Haggard, and Jerome K. Jerome. Many of the great writers are undeservedly neglected by modern audience...but what a pleasure it is to rediscover the literary treasures that delighted our great grandparents!

    Regular price: $51.64

    • The New Yorker (January 28, 2008)

    • By: Adam Gopnik, Nick Paumgarten, Lauren Collins, and others
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
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    There are eight articles in this edition: "Love and Politics", by Adam Gopnik, "The King of Reading", by Nick Paumgarten, "Splitting Threads", by Lauren Collins, "The Tata Invasion", by James Surowiecki, "The Choice", by George Packer, "Last Session", by John Kenney, "Buying a Cure", by Jerome Groopman, and "Monstrous Times", by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, December 22nd & 29th 2014: Part 1 (Jerome Groopman, Elizabeth Kolbert, John Colapinto)

    • By: Jerome Groopman, Elizabeth Kolbert, John Colapinto
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
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    "Torture and the Truth", by Jane Mayer; "# Activism", by Reeves Wiedeman; "Can AIDS Be Cured?", by Jerome Groopman; "The Big Kill" by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Material Question" by John Colapinto; and "Living History", by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker (April 9, 2007)

    • By: Philip Gourevitch, James Surowiecki, Jerome Groopman, and others
    • Narrated by: William Dufris, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
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    "Hanging On" by Philip Gourevitch; "Subprime Homesick Blues" by James Surowiecki; "What's Normal?" by Jerome Groopman; "The Knowledge" by Henry Alford; "Cooked Books" by Adam Gopnik; "Blood on the Borders" by Clive James; "Dorian Purple" by Sasha Frere-Jones; "Designated Mourner" by John Lahr; and "In Disguise" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, Feburary 7th 2011 (Jerome Groopman, John Seabrook, Sasha Frere-Jones)

    • By: Jerome Groopman, John Seabrook, Sasha Frere-Jones
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
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    "Cooling on Warming", by Hendrik Hertzberg; "Interesting", by Nick Paumgarten; "The Peanut Puzzle", by Jerome Groopman; "Crash Point", by John Seabrook; "Wagers", by Ben Greenman; "Gut Check", by Sasha Frere-Jones; and "Too Cool", by David Denby.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Pass on this one

    • By C on 02-13-11

    Regular price: $5.95