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    • Tumbleweeds

    • A Novel
    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Angele Masters
    • Length: 14 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 143
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 128
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126

    Devoted fans of Leila Meacham will devour this long, juicy audiobook. Tumbleweeds is the story of three young friends - the saint, the sinner, and the angel - growing up together in the sort of small Texas Panhandle town that lives and dies by its Friday night football games. A fateful event casts a long shadow over these three intertwined lives and leaves the listener desperate to see how it all plays out.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Tumbleweeds

    • By denise on 10-08-12

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Roses

    • A Novel
    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Coleen Marlo
    • Length: 18 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 312
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 195
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199

    Spanning the 20th century, the story of Roses takes place in a small East Texas town against the backdrop of the powerful timber and cotton industries, industries controlled by the scions of the town's founding families. Cotton tycoon Mary Toliver and timber magnate Percy Warwick should have married but unwisely did not, and now must deal with the deceit, secrets, and tragedies of their choice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Scarlett O'hara meet Mary Toliver

    • By Rozette on 03-22-10

    Regular price: $43.93

    • Somerset

    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Teresa DeBerry
    • Length: 22 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 136
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    One hundred fifty years of Roses' Tolivers, Warwicks, and DuMonts! We begin in the antebellum South on Plantation Alley in South Carolina, where Silas Toliver, deprived of his inheritance, joins up with his best friend Jeremy Warwick to plan a wagon train expedition to the "black waxy" promise of a new territory called Texas. Slavery, westward expansion, abolition, the Civil War, love, marriage, friendship, tragedy and triumph-all the ingredients (and much more) that made so many love Roses so much-are here in abundance.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Prequel done RIGHT!

    • By bonnie on 02-18-14

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Titans

    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Casey Holloway, Brian Hatch
    • Length: 18 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 128
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128

    Texas in the early 1900s, its inhabitants still traveling by horseback and barely familiar with the telephone, was on the cusp of an oil boom that, unbeknownst to its residents, would spark a period of dramatic changes and economic growth. In the midst of this transformative time in Southern history, two unforgettable characters emerge and find their fates irrevocably intertwined.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, especially if you are from Texas and love the land.

    • By Paige on 04-19-16

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Crowning Design

    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Linda Henning
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Some people aren't meant for happily ever after. And Deborah Standridge is one of them. When she called off her wedding to the perfect man to pursue her passion as an architect, she didn't mean to hurt anyone. But Deborah saw her chance to finally make her own dreams come true, and she took it, setting in motion a tragedy that has haunted her ever since. Now, as one of Denver's most successful architects, Deborah has avoided love at all costs...until Daniel Parker walks into her life.

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Aly's House

    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Casey Holloway
    • Length: 6 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Aly Kingston has only ever loved one man: Marshall Wayne. But she put all of those childish dreams behind her ages ago when the Waynes left town. Her father's victory at foreclosing on the Wayne family farm, the betrayal written all over Marshall's face - it all still lingers in her mind and in her heart. But now, years later, when he comes back home to Claiborne, Aly realizes so much has changed since Marshall's been away, and so much remains the same.

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Ryan's Hand

    • By: Leila Meacham
    • Narrated by: Kelly Lintz
    • Length: 6 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Some friends are more like family...and that's exactly how Cara Martin feels about Ryan Langston. He stood by her side through the most difficult time of her life, and there's nothing she won't do for him even now, after his death. But inheriting Ryan's share of his family's ranch in West Texas and living there for a year? Cara doesn't understand what he was thinking. Still, she cannot, will not deny Ryan's last request...even if it means sharing a roof with his brooding, arrogant older brother.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Draws you in

    • By Beth Wise on 11-18-16

    Regular price: $22.80