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    • Zen Confidential

    • Confessions of a Wayward Monk
    • By: Shozan Jack Haubner, Leonard Cohen
    • Narrated by: Shozan Jack Haubner
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    These hilarious essays on life inside and outside a Zen monastery make up the spiritual memoir of Shozan Jack Haubner, a Zen monk who didn’t really start out to be one. Raised in a conservative Catholic family, Shozan went on to study philosophy (becoming de-Catholicized in the process) and to pursue a career as a screenwriter and stand-up comic in the clubs of L.A. How he went from life in the fast lane to life on the stationary meditation cushion is the subject of this laugh-out-loud funny account of his experiences.

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    • Zen: Just Compare Everything to Excrement

    • By Sudi on 10-27-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Beautiful Losers

    • By: Leonard Cohen
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki, Bronson Pinchot, John Lescault
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    One of the best-known experimental novels of the 1960s, Beautiful Losers is Cohen's most defiant and uninhibited work. As imagined by Cohen, hell is an apartment in Montreal, where a bereaved and lust-tormented narrator reconstructs his relations with the dead. In that hell, two men and a woman twine impossibly and betray one another again and again. Memory blurs into blasphemous sexual fantasy - and redemption takes the form of an Iroquois saint and virgin who has been dead for 300 years but still has the power to save even the most degraded of her suitors.

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Flame

    • Poems and Notebooks
    • By: Leonard Cohen
    • Length: Not Yet Known
    • Unabridged
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    Just weeks before his death in late 2016, Leonard Cohen told The New Yorker that he was ready for the end to come. He just wanted enough time to put his last book in order. Fortunately, that time was granted. The Flame is Cohen’s eloquent farewell, a valedictory collection of lyrics and poems that maps his singular creative journey. As noted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s citation, “For six decades, Leonard Cohen revealed his soul to the world through poetry and song - his deep and timeless humanity touching our very core.”

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Favorite Game

    • By: Leonard Cohen
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
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    In this unforgettable novel, Leonard Cohen boldly etches the youth and early manhood of Lawrence Breavman, only son of an old Jewish family in Montreal. Life for Breavman is made up of dazzling color - a series of motion pictures fed through a high-speed projector: the half-understood death of his father; the adult games of love and war, with their infinite capacity for fantasy and cruelty; his secret experiments with hypnotism; the night-long adventures with Krantz, his beloved comrade and confidant. 

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Flame

    • By: Leonard Cohen
    • Length: Not Yet Known
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    The Flame is a stunning collection of Leonard Cohen's last poems, selected and ordered by the author in the final months of his life. Featuring lyrics, prose pieces and illustrations, the book also contains an extensive selection from Cohen's notebooks, which he kept in poetic form throughout his life, and offers an unprecedentedly intimate look inside the life and mind of a singular artist and thinker.

    Regular price: $27.27

    • Book of Longing

    • By: Leonard Cohen
    • Length: Not Yet Known
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Book of Longing by Leonard Cohen. Book of Longing is Leonard Cohen's first book of new poetry since Book of Mercy was published two decades ago. It collects Cohen's poetry written between the 1980s and the present. Book of Longing demonstrates the range and depth of Cohen's work, revealing an extraordinary gift of language that speaks with rare clarity, passion and timelessness. 

    Regular price: $19.62