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    • The Mind Illuminated

    • A Complete Meditation Guide Integrating Buddhist Wisdom and Brain Science
    • By: Culadasa John Yates PhD, Matthew Immergut PhD, Jeremy Graves
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 13 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 217
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 190

    The Mind Illuminated is the first how-to meditation guide from a neuroscientist who is also an acclaimed meditation master. This innovative book offers a 10-stage program that is deeply grounded in ancient spiritual teachings about mindfulness and holistic health and also draws from the latest brain science to provide a road map for anyone interested in achieving the benefits of mindfulness.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Guide

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-14-17

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Whole Foods Diet

    • The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity
    • By: John Mackey, Alona Pulde, Matthew Lederman
    • Narrated by: Dan Woren
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 127

    The Whole Foods Diet simplifies the huge body of science, research, and advice that is available today and reveals the undeniable consensus: a whole foods, plant-based diet is the optimum diet for health and longevity. Standing on the shoulders of the Whole Foods Market brand and featuring an accessible 28-day program, delicious recipes, inspirational success stories, and a guilt-free approach to plant-based eating, The Whole Foods Diet is a life-affirming invitation to become a Whole Foodie.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Normal to Fit & Feeling Amazing at 48

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-05-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Compelling People

    • The Hidden Qualities That Make Us Influential
    • By: John Neffinger, Matthew Kohut
    • Narrated by: Tim Andres Pabon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 162
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      4 out of 5 stars 134
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      4 out of 5 stars 136

    You will never look at people the same way again - including yourself - after this lively look at how we make character judgments. Drawing on cutting-edge social science research as well as their own work with Fortune 500 executives, members of Congress, and Nobel Prize winners, authors Matt Kohut and John Neffinger demystify the process we use to size each other up.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic read on the subconscious of influence

    • By Jess B on 12-20-13

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Longevity Plan

    • Seven Life-Transforming Lessons from Ancient China
    • By: Dr. John Day, Jane Ann Day, Matthew LaPlante
    • Narrated by: Joel Richards
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 137
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 136

    At 44, acclaimed cardiologist Dr. John Day was overweight and suffered from insomnia, degenerative joint disease, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol. On six medications and suffering constant aches, he needed to make a change. While lecturing in China, he'd heard about a remote mountainous region known as Longevity Village, a wellness Shangri-La free of disease where living past 100 was not uncommon.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well rounded

    • By Melissa on 08-22-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Influence

    • By: Matthew John Slick
    • Narrated by: Fred Kennedy
    • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 113

    Mark is in his garden, grieving and depressed over the unexplained death of his son and without knowing it, is almost coaxed by a demon into committing suicide. But, at the last moment, Sotare, an angel, rescues him and is later permitted to appear to Mark in the Garden. The two dialogue about God, life, death, good, evil, the spiritual realm, and the nature of truth. However, all is not well. The demons are watching and powerful evil forces are sent to kill and destroy those who are close to Mark and those who are praying for him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent! must read 4 insight in spiritual realm!

    • By Classy Glass on 07-28-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Garden of Fiends

    • Tales of Addiction Horror
    • By: Mark Matthews, Kealan Patrick Burke, Jack Ketchum, and others
    • Narrated by: Rick Gregory
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 32
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    The intoxication from a pint of vodka, the electric buzz from snorting cocaine, the warm embrace from shooting heroin - drinking and drugging provide the height of human experience. It's the promise of heaven on earth, but the hell that follows is a constant hunger, a cold emptiness. The craving to get high is a yearning as intense of any blood-thirsty monster. The stories inside feature the insidious nature of addiction told with compassion yet searing honesty.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Freaked me out!

    • By Todd (Toad) Vogel on 06-07-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Anxious Souls Will Ask

    • The Christ Centered Spirituality of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 2 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Illuminating the context and content of Bonhoeffer's life and thought, Anxious Souls Will Ask... uses writings of the famous Christian martyr to critique the spirit of the age and to encourage in contemporary Christians the depth of commitment required to stand firm against the contemptuous winds of postmodern culture.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Attempt at pastoral take on Bonhoeffer

    • By Adam Shields on 05-31-11

    Regular price: $12.98

    • Jago & Litefoot Series 4

    • By: Nigel Fairs, John Dorney, Matthew Sweet, and others
    • Narrated by: Christopher Benjamin, Trevor Baxter, Lisa Bowerman, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 28 mins
    • Original Recording
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      5 out of 5 stars 16
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      5 out of 5 stars 13
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Jago and Litefoot have been busy saving the world, so they haven't noticed the enigmatic Professor Claudius Dark trailing their every move and manipulating from the shadows. Until now. A trip to the seaside and a night at the theatre hide a darker purpose, and as deadly foes gather, Jago, Litefoot, Leela, Ellie and Sergeant Quick must stand together. Because the sands of time are falling....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent again

    • By james scanlon on 12-09-16

    Regular price: $42.63

    • Jago & Litefoot Series 3

    • By: Matthew Sweet, John Dorney, Andy Lane, and others
    • Narrated by: Christopher Benjamin, Trevor Baxter, Conrad Asquith, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 39 mins
    • Original Recording
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      5 out of 5 stars 17
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    The continuing adventure of Henry Gordon Jago and George Litefoot - characters first introduced on television in Doctor Who: 'The Talons of Weng-Chiang' (1977) who have become Infernal Investigators, solving mysteries involving paranormal or alien phenomena in 1880s London. This release features four full-cast audio dramas plus a behind-the-scenes documentary.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jago, Litefoot, and Leela!

    • By A. West on 01-25-17

    Regular price: $42.63

    • Giants, Ghosts, and Goblins

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Jerry Nelson
    • Length: 1 hr and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    The heroes and heroines of myth and folklore always have to overcome extraordinary challenges: and more often than not, these challenges involve a giant, a ghost, or a goblin. Jerry Nelson, the voice behind some of the most famous characters in children's television, including Sesame Street's Count von Count, narrates this action-packed collection. His inventive repertoire of growling giants and squeaky goblins will delight young listeners as the drama of the stories sets their imaginations on fire.

    Regular price: $13.95

    • Letters from a Murderer

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Piers Wehner
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 88
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
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      4 out of 5 stars 81

    New York, 1891: a rapidly changing city, torn between lamplight and electric light, where the burgeoning steel and railway industries attract a flood of humanity from every corner of the globe, fuelling cutthroat gangs, corruption and vice. A prostitute is found brutally murdered. Immediately fear starts to spread. The victim bears the same hallmarks as Jack the Ripper's recent killing spree in England. Could it be that the Ripper has crossed the Atlantic to fresh killing grounds? Or is this simply a copycat murder?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It's a ripper!

    • By IceDancingKaren on 10-20-13

    Regular price: $21.48

    • The 11th Hour Anthology: Vol. 1

    • By: James Comtois, Steve Schneider, Justin Mullane, and others
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The 11th Hour Audio Anthology is a collection of 11 macabre tales created by masters of modern audio drama to haunt and terrify you.

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Knights

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Anthony Head
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
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    Not just anyone can be a knight, and this spell-binding collection of action-packed stories from around the world will show you why. Narrated by Anthony Head, who played Giles in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Knights is the absorbing tale of young Tom of Warwick who is sent to his local castle to learn the art of knighthood. Tom's adventures, and the stories he hears from Master William about knights from many traditions, will delight and enthral young would-be-knights everywhere.

    Regular price: $13.95

    • Get Your Dream Job!

    • Job Hunting and Career Success Skills
    • By: Laura Stack, Larry Iverson, Mark Victor Hansen, and others
    • Narrated by: Bob Proctor, Larry Iverson, Mark Victor Hansen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
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      2 out of 5 stars 3

    What is it about the top percentile of high earners in business, and how can you “join the club”? Join job and career experts as they share their experience and wisdom on how to find the perfect job and get promoted faster. Explore how to approach the job market to quickly find those hard-to-find jobs, then approach these opportunities in such a way that your job application stands out from the competition.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Eh, mostly hype with a few small gems

    • By Jane on 12-19-12

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Henry Hunter and the Cursed Pirates

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Max Dowler
    • Length: 3 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Dare you open the Henry Hunter files? Henry Hunter’s friend, Charlie, is desperate for help: his parents have gone missing in the Caribbean Ocean, and no one will believe him that something sinister is afoot. It’s up to supersleuth Henry and his friend, Dolf, to investigate, but their only leads are local legends about the Sword of Columbus and the feared pirate Blackbeard....

    Regular price: $16.14

    • Henry Hunter and the Beast of Snagov

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Max Dowler
    • Length: 3 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When schoolboy super-sleuth Henry Hunter uncovers a clue about the legendary Beast of Snagov, the origin of all vampires, he and friend Dolf travel to Whitby and Romania on its trail. Unravelling clues from Bram Stoker’s Dracula and the legend of Vlad the Impaler, they encounter Dracula’s daughter, Bella Dracula. But is she a friend or a foe? And can the trio evade the sinister forces that are tracking their every move, intent on releasing the beast from its underground tomb?

    Regular price: $16.14

    • The Shadow Chaser

    • By: John Matthews
    • Narrated by: Stephen Thorne
    • Length: 16 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Andre Lemoine, one of the world's top genetic researchers, is on the verge of the medical breakthrough of the century: a link with rare primates that could unlock a vital key to AIDS and cancer research. Part of his quest is driving by his desire to save Eban, the young African boy he has adopted and who is dying from the terrifying disease. But time is fast running out. Battling with his chaotic personal life and the sinister efforts of rivals bent on success at any cost. Brazil to seamiest corners of Paris.

    Regular price: $45.92

    • The Pentagon's 'Terminator Conundrum': Robots That Could Kill on Their Own

    • By: Matthew Rosenberg, John Markoff
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "The Pentagon's 'Terminator Conundrum': Robots That Could Kill on Their Own" is from the October 25, 2016 US section of The New York Times. It was written by Matthew Rosenberg and John Markoff and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

    Regular price: $0.95