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    • The 5 Disciplines of Powerful People

    • How to Keep the Promises You Make to Yourself
    • By: John Powers
    • Narrated by: John Powers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Original Recording
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    We all make promises to ourselves. But only a handful of us are able to follow through on those promises. Why? Because we never learned how... making and achieving personal goals is not a skill taught in school or covered on-the-job training. But now popular author and motivational speaker John Powers provides a roadmap to keeping those private commitments.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It just works

    • By Hulse on 08-31-17

    Regular price: $52.95

    • Going Long

    • The Book as Journalism (2009): Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
    • By: Dan Baum, Barry Siegal, John Powers, and others
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Taylor
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.

    Regular price: $4.19

    • Cancer. Oh, Crap.

    • By: John J. Powers III
    • Narrated by: Russell Stamets
    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    We have all been touched by cancer in some way; this audiobook serves many audiences and points of view. The cancer patient, medical professional, blood donor, and anybody who has been affected by cancer will find something interesting and informative from their perspective. Cancer treatment including blood and platelet transfusions, chemotherapy, consolidation chemotherapy, and resulting nadir issues are explained.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Last Flag Down

    • The Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship
    • By: John Baldwin, Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    As the Confederacy felt itself slipping beneath the Union juggernaut in late 1864, the South launched a desperate counteroffensive to force a standoff. Its secret weapon? A state-of-the-art raiding ship whose mission was to sink the U.S. merchant fleet. The raider's name was Shenandoah, and her executive officer was Conway Whittle, a 24-year-old warrior.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good all around

    • By Rob on 01-19-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Last Flag Down

    • The Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship
    • By: John Baldwin, Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 6 hrs and 21 mins
    • Abridged
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
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    As the Confederacy felt itself slipping beneath the Union juggernaut in late 1864, the South launched a desperate counteroffensive to force a standoff. Its secret weapon? A state-of-the-art raiding ship whose mission was to sink the U.S. merchant fleet. The raider's name was Shenandoah, and her executive officer was Conway Whittle, a 24-year-old warrior.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • inspiring ending

    • By Mark on 10-15-11

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The New Yorker (Nov. 28, 2005)

    • By: Samantha Power, Jeffrey Toobin, Katherine Boo, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 59 mins
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    "Missions" by Samantha Power; "Still Standing" by Jeffrey Toobin; "Shelter and the Storm" by Katherine Boo; "College Essay" by Christopher Buckley; "Land of the Diesel Bear" by John McPhee; "The Spinoff Zone" by Nancy Franklin; and "Boy Wonders" by Anthony Lane.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The Book of Magic

    • A collection of stories by various authors
    • By: Gardner Dozois, K. J. Parker, Megan Lindholm, and others
    • Length: 13 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An anthology celebrating the witches and sorcerers of epic fantasy - featuring stories by George R. R. Martin, Scott Lynch, Megan Lindholm, and many more! Hot on the heels of Gardner Dozois’s (Rogues, Old Venus) acclaimed anthology The Book of Swords comes this companion volume devoted to magic. How could it be otherwise? For every Frodo, there is a Gandalf...and a Saruman. For every Dorothy, a Glinda...and a Wicked Witch of the West. What would Harry Potter be without Albus Dumbledore...and Severus Snape?

    Regular price: $15.81