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    • Who Killed Homer?

    • The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of Greek Wisdom
    • By: Victor Davis Hanson, John Heath
    • Narrated by: Jeff Riggenbach
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 104

    For over two millennia in the West, familiarity with the literature, philosophy, and values of the Classical World has been synonymous with education itself. The traditions of the Greeks explain why Western Culture’s unique tenets of democracy, capitalism, civil liberty, and constitutional government are now sweeping the globe. Yet the general public in America knows less about its cultural origins than ever before, as Classical education rapidly disappears from our high school and university curricula.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Required reading

    • By Sotiris on 07-28-15

    Regular price: $20.97

    • A People's Future of the United States

    • Speculative Fiction from 25 Extraordinary Writers
    • By: Victor LaValle - editor, John Joseph Adams - editor
    • Narrated by: Various
    • Length: 15 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    A glittering landscape of 25 speculative stories that challenge oppression and envision new futures for America - from N. K. Jemisin, Charles Yu, Jamie Ford, G. Willow Wilson, Charlie Jane Anders, Hugh Howey, and more. 

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Service of the Sword

    • Worlds of Honor #4
    • By: David Weber, Jane Lindskold, Timothy Zahn, and others
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Khristine Hvam, Allyson Johnson, and others
    • Length: 22 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 340
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 305
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309

    Readers and listeners can't get enough of Honor Harrington and her world, and here David Weber is again, accompanied by some of the top science fiction writers in the field - including John Ringo, Eric Flint, Timothy Zahn and Weber himself - with new adventures of the best starship commander in the galaxy, and explorations of previously uncharted corners of her universe. It's a party - and you're invited!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Honorverse book

    • By Jean on 04-13-13

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Chicken Soup for the Soul: True Love - 29 Stories about Proposals, Weddings, and Keeping Love Alive

    • By: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark, and others
    • Narrated by: Sherri Slater
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Everyone loves a good love story. And we all love stories about how the love started and blossomed. This fun new book about dating, romance, love, and marriage, will make you laugh and make you cry, and is guaranteed to inspire you to renew that search for your soul mate or open your heart a little more. Read about how couples met, when “they knew”, good and bad dates, proposals, maintaining the relationship, second chances, and all the other ups and downs of love, romance, and marriage.

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Chicken Soup for the Soul: Runners - 31 Stories on Starting Out, Running Therapy and Camaraderie

    • By: Mark Victor Hansen, Amy Newmark, Dean Karnazes, and others
    • Narrated by: Christina Traister, Dan John Miller
    • Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 56

    When runners aren't running, they are talking about running, planning their next run, shopping for running. This book contains stories from runners, telling their stories to other runners about. running — how it has changed their lives, their bodies, and their spirits. Runners will love these inspirational stories of fellow runners challenging themselves, recovering from injuries, and staying motivated.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Little Too Litle

    • By Linda lee on 07-08-16

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Barry the Penguin's Black and White Christmas

    • By: John-Victor, Rachel Bellman, Lesley Ross
    • Narrated by: Christopher Eccleston
    • Length: 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      2 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Barry is a penguin detective with enough gumption to carry him from one end of the earth to the other and back again. When Father Christmas is kidnapped by the evil Bedbug Queen it looks like Christmas will be destroyed forever. Only the chosen one, a girl called Phoebe, can save him. But she hates Christmas... Will Barry convince her to help him? Will they reach Father Christmas before midnight strikes? Will they have the power to stop the evil Bedbug Queen?

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Love Everlasting

    • Love Letters from Famous Men
    • By: Victor Hugo, Edgar Allan Poe, Woodrow Wilson, and others
    • Narrated by: Walter Richards, Ben Baur, Chris Tergliafera, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    This collection of letters conveys timeless tales of love and passion written by some of the most interesting male figures in history, including revolutionary thinkers, visionary painters, and enlightened writers. Even dark minds like Edgar Allan Poe experience love, and each letter reveals personal desires, intimate details, and intense emotions.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • enduring tales of love

    • By Heimo on 02-09-10

    Regular price: $6.96

    • Get Your Dream Job!

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