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    • I Wasn't Strong Like This When I Started Out

    • True Stories of Becoming a Nurse
    • By: Lee Gutkind
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 455
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 411
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408

    This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses who provide the first vital line of patient care. Here, nurses remember their first "sticks", first births, and first deaths and reflect on what gets them though long, demanding shifts and keeps them in the profession.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Kept my interest

    • By C Sterchele on 08-25-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • High Notes

    • Selected Writings of Gay Talese
    • By: Gay Talese, Lee Gutkind - introduction
    • Narrated by: Brian Sutherland
    • Length: 11 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    When Gay Talese left The New York Times in 1965 to write for Esquire, he brought with him a journalistic style entirely his own, which combined his literary sensibility and craftsmanship with a talent for cultural observation and an interest in American everyday life - in taboo topics and overlooked truths. During a time when the nation seemed hardly to recognize itself, Talese wrote some of the most illuminating and influential magazine articles of all time.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great stories, terrible narration

    • By Dennis L Gump Jr. on 08-09-17

    Regular price: $20.24

    • Great Baseball Stories

    • Ruminations and Nostalgic Reminiscences on Our National Pastime
    • By: Lee Gutkind (editor), Andrew Blauner (editor), Yogi Berra (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Keythe Farley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    Here is a wonderful collection of 20 revealing essays on the national pastime. Featuring contributions from Roger Angell, John Thorn, Frank Deford, George Plimpton, Stefan Fatsis, and others (plus a foreword by the legendary Yogi Berra), the stories are united by the authors’ fervent love of the game.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I'd rather read the book

    • By tjcrewsbooks on 06-15-13

    Regular price: $19.95