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    • Slow Way Home

    • By: Michael Morris
    • Narrated by: Michael Butler Murray
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 9
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      5 out of 5 stars 9

    Wise beyond his years, Brandon understands he's the only one in this world he can count on. It's an outlook that serves him well the day his mama leaves him behind at the Raleigh bus station and sets off to Canada with "her destiny" - the latest man that she hopes will bring her happiness. The day his mother leaves, Brandon takes the first step toward shaping his own destiny. Soon, he finds himself spending pleasant days playing with his cousins on his grandparents' farm and trying to forget the past.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!

    • By BeagleMom on 09-19-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Return of John Bolton, a Hawk on North Korea and Iran, Sparks Concerns Around the World

    • By: Michael Birnbaum, Anna Fifield, Loveday Morris
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    BRUSSELS — President Trump’s decision to make John Bolton his new national security adviser ricocheted around the globe on Friday, unsettling allies and raising alarm that a hawk who advocates military action against North Korea and Iran will have the president’s ear.

    "The Return of John Bolton, a Hawk on North Korea and Iran, Sparks Concerns Around the World" is from the March 23, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Michael Birnbaum, Anna Fifield, Loveday Morris and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Man in the Blue Moon

    • By: Michael Morris
    • Narrated by: Tom Stechschulte
    • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    An incisive novelist in the Southern tradition, Michael Morris has garnered comparisons to Harper Lee and Flannery O’Connor. Set during the tumult of World War I, Man in the Blue Moon follows Ella Wallace, a single mother fighting a corrupt banker to keep her family’s ancestral land. So when a mysterious man arrives on her doorstep with promises of help, Ella reluctantly places her trust in him. But it soon becomes clear that things aren’t on the up and up, putting Ella’s land - and her family - in jeopardy

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • WWI Era Southern Storytelling at its Best

    • By Debbie on 02-07-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The New Yorker Festival - The Middle East Conflict

    • By: Rashid Khalidi, Benny Morris, Ari Shavit, and others
    • Narrated by: Jeffrey Goldberg
    • Length: 1 hr and 36 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Jeffrey Goldberg joined The New Yorker as a staff writer in 2000. His piece "The Great Terror", about the Iraqi use of chemical and biological weapons against the Kurdish population, won the Overseas Press Club Award for human-rights journalism. "In the Party of God", about the terrorist organization Hezbollah, won the 2003 National Magazine Award for Reporting.

    Regular price: $9.95