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    • Bud, Not Buddy

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: James Avery
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 796
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 600
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 597

    Bud, Not Buddy, a Newbery Medal winner, is full of laugh-out-loud humor and wonderful characters, hitting the high notes of jazz and sounding the deeper tones of the Great Depression.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Family Audio

    • By Dionne on 02-21-09

    Regular price: $14.60

    • The Watsons Go to Birmingham: 1963

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 4 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 774
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 610
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 614

    Enter the hilarious world of ten-year-old Kenny and his family, the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan. There's Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, Kenny, and Byron, Kenny's older brother, who at thirteen is an "official juvenile delinquent." When Momma and Dad decide it's time for a visit to Grandma, Dad comes home with the amazing Ultra-Glide, and the Watsons set out on a trip like no other. Heading south, they're going to Birmingham, Alabama, and toward one of the darkest moments in America's history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Funny and Poignant Look at Civil Rights Era

    • By EmilyK on 08-26-14

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Social Engineering: The Art of Human Hacking

    • By: Paul Wilson (foreword), Christopher Hadnagy
    • Narrated by: A. T. Chandler
    • Length: 14 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 817
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 724
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 727

    From elicitation, pretexting, influence and manipulation all aspects of social engineering are picked apart, discussed and explained by using real world examples, personal experience and the Science & Technology behind them to unraveled the mystery in social engineering. Kevin Mitnick - one of the most famous social engineers in the world - popularized the term social engineering. He explained that it is much easier to trick someone into revealing a password than to exert the effort of hacking.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Very Interesting, Very Detailed, Very Long.

    • By Simone on 07-24-13

    Regular price: $21.95

    • The Mighty Miss Malone

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 196
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176

    "We are a family on a journey to a place called wonderful" is the motto of Deza Malone's family. Deza is the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, singled out by teachers for a special path in life. But the Great Depression hit Gary hard, and there are no jobs for black men.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved the reader and the story

    • By Erika Shaffer on 09-18-13

    Regular price: $30.80

    • Elijah of Buxton

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Mirron Willis
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123

    When you first walk into a room in a house, or into a stable, they have a way of telling you they know you're there. It ain't nothing particular noticeable, but the air inside of �em changes like it's saying, "I'm watching you". But I'd got into this stable so quiet and sneakish that nothing knowed I'd cracked open the door, held my breath, and took a step inside.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book, but not for young children

    • By Michael Yardley on 12-09-08

    Regular price: $39.93

    • The Journey of Little Charlie

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Christopher Paul Curtis, Michael Crouch
    • Length: 5 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Twelve-year-old Charlie is down on his luck: His dad just died, the share crops are dry, and Cap'n Buck - the most fearsome man in Possum Moan, South Carolina - has come to collect a debt. Fearing for his life, Charlie strikes a deal with Cap'n Buck and agrees to track down some thieves. It's not too bad of a bargain for Charlie...until he comes face to face with the fugitives and discovers that they escaped slavery years ago and have been living free in Detroit. Torn between his guilty conscience and his survival instinct, Charlie needs to figure out his next move - and soon.

    Regular price: $25.20

    • Eminent Lives

    • The Presidents Collection
    • By: Michael Korda, Paul Johnson, Christopher Hitchens
    • Narrated by: Sam Tsoutsouvas
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 182
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119

    A perfect gift for your favorite history buff, or for your own collection, this audio set from the acclaimed Eminent Lives series is a must for anyone interested in the story of America.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great history

    • By Michael on 11-23-07

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Guys Read: Funny Business

    • By: Jon Scieszka, Mac Barnett, Eoin Colfer, and others
    • Narrated by: Michael Boatman, Kate DiCamillo, John Keating, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 53

    Funny Business is based around the theme of - what else? - humor, and if you’re familiar with Jon and the Guys Read Library, you already know what you’re in store for: 10 hilarious stories from some of the funniest writers around. Before you’re through, you’ll meet a teenage mummy; a kid desperate to take a dip in the world’s largest pool of chocolate milk; a homicidal turkey; parents who hand over their son’s room to a biker; and more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • pertty good<br />

    • By Laura Kalmes on 09-26-17

    Regular price: $22.81

    • Unmasking the Social Engineer

    • The Human Element of Security
    • By: Christopher Hadnagy, Paul F. Kelly, Paul Ekman
    • Narrated by: Christopher Hadnagy
    • Length: 5 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 103

    Unmasking the Social Engineer: The Human Element of Security focuses on combining the science of understanding non-verbal communications with the knowledge of how social engineers, scam artists, and con men use these skills to build feelings of trust and rapport in their targets. The author helps listeners understand how to identify and detect social engineers and scammers by analyzing their non-verbal behavior.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Almost Useless in Audible Format

    • By Karl E. Misulis on 09-07-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Sword of the Templars

    • By: Paul Christopher
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 94
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 65

    After a lifetime on the front lines, Army Ranger John Holliday has resigned himself to ending his career teaching at West Point. But when his uncle passes away, Holliday discovers a mysterious medieval sword---wrapped in Adolf Hitler's personal battle standard. Then someone burns down his uncle's house in an attempt to retrieve the sword, and Holliday realizes that he's being drawn into a war that has been fought for centuries.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • ...And they say waterboarding is torture!!!

    • By Daniel on 01-25-11

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Madman of Piney Woods

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Kirby Heyborne, J. D. Jackson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Benji and Red couldn't be more different. They aren't friends. They don't even live in the same town. But their fates are entwined. A chance meeting leads the boys to discover that they have more in common than meets the eye. Both of them have encountered a strange presence in the forest, watching them, tracking them. Could the Madman of Piney Woods be real?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Why I gave this book 5 stars

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-09-18

    Regular price: $33.60

    • Introduction to Christianity and Science: Audio Lectures

    • By: Paul Copan, Tremper Longman III, Christopher L. Reese, and others
    • Narrated by: Paul Copan, Tremper Longman III, Christopher L. Reese, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 34 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The Introduction to Christianity and Science: Audio Lectures offers a thorough introduction to the intersection between science and Christian belief. This lecture set synthesizes the insights of over 140 international contributors. Each lesson in the Introduction to Christianity and Science: Audio Lectures, presented by scholars Paul Copan, Tremper Longman III, Christopher L. Reese, and Michael G. Strauss, includes reliable summaries and critical analyses of relevant concepts, theories, terms, movements, individuals, and debates. 

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Dune Runner

    • By: Christopher Paul Carey
    • Narrated by: Jessica Almasy
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    The sister of the pharaoh, Jasilia could easily spend her life at court, being waited on hand and foot. Instead, she and her twin brother Ojan are adventuring archaeologists, scouring Osirian’s deserts for relics of the ancient past, accompanied only by their elite bodyguard Nekhtep. Not all ruins are content to stay buried, however, and when Ojan is captured by the walking dead, it’s up to Jasilia and Nekhtep to free him before the tomb he was exploring becomes his own...

    Regular price: $2.99

    • The Templar Throne

    • By: Paul Christopher
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    In the 14th century, Templar knight Jean de Saint-Clair was tasked with piloting the order's treasure-laden fleets off the coast of France. To this end, he used a Jacob's Staff, a world-changing nautical instrument supposedly developed in his own time. Retired Army Ranger John Holliday knows better, for he possesses a similar instrument - one found in the hands of a four-thousand-year-old Egyptian mummy.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good story, awful narration.

    • By Ted on 04-12-13

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Hammer Chillers

    • By: Stephen Gallagher, Mark Morris, Robin Ince, and others
    • Narrated by: Miles Jupp, Tony Gardner, Con O'Neill, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Six full-cast contemporary tales of terror from horror legends Hammer Films: terror underwater in a helicopter crash simulator in Stephen Gallagher's 'The Box'... a neighbourhood clean-up campaign stirs up an ancient evil in 'The Fixation' by Mark Morris... the hate-filled words of an internet troll come to life in 'Sticks and Stones' by Robin Ince... a broken-down St Petersburg lift holds unimaginable terrors in Christopher Fowler's 'The Devil in the Darkness'... bingo, knitting and murder in 1970s suburbia in 'Spanish Ladies' by Paul Magrs... and myths and mosters on a Greek party island in 'Don't Go There,' by Stephen Volk.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great British Horror

    • By Bob on 04-10-16

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Mr. Chickee's Funny Money

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Joe Holt
    • Length: 3 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Mr. Chickee, the genial blind man in the neighborhood, gives nine-year-old Steven a mysterious bill with 15 zeros on it and the image of a familiar but startling face. Could it be a quadrillion dollar bill? Could it be real? Well, Agent Fondoo of the U.S. Treasury Department and his team of Secret Government Agents are determined to get that money back! But Steven and his best friends, Russell and Zoopy the giant dog, are more than a match for the Feds.

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Fighting for America

    • Black Soldiers - the Unsung Heroes of World War II
    • By: Christopher Paul Moore
    • Narrated by: Thomas Penny
    • Length: 10 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Christopher Paul Moore is a curator and research historian for the New York Public Library's world-renowned Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. The African-American contribution to winning World War II has never been celebrated as profoundly as in Fighting for America. In this inspirational and uniquely personal tribute, the essential part played by black servicemen and -women in that cataclysmic conflict is brought home.

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Bernice Summerfield - Road Trip

    • By: Christopher Cooper, Simon Barnard, Paul Morris, and others
    • Narrated by: Lisa Bowerman, Ayesha Antoine, Arthur Darvill, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Brand Management. Bernice Summerfield needs a job. Professor Harry Burtenshaw thinks she’s just the ticket. But with the people of Lyndyaz celebrating their most important festival and the ruling Dominicci Corporation maintaining control with draconian glee, has Bernice turned up in the wrong place at the wrong time? Bad Habits. Meet Sister Bernice - newest initiate into the order of Saint Celestion.

    Regular price: $41.32

    • The Templar Cross

    • By: Paul Christopher
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    Retired Army Ranger John Holliday has reluctantly settled into his teaching position at West Point, when young Israeli archaeologist Rafi Wanounou comes to him with desperate news. Holliday's niece - and Rafi's fiance - Peggy has been kidnapped while photographing the excavation of an ancient tomb in Egypt. Her captors are known as the Brotherhood of the Temple of Isis - murderous fanatics who worship a dead god. Holliday sets out with Rafi to find the only family he has left.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 'What? You Think You Got It Rough?'

    • A Story from Guys Read: Funny Business
    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: Michael Boatman
    • Length: 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Funny Business is based around the theme of - what else - humor, and if you’re familiar with Jon and Guys Read, you already know what you’re in store for: an hilarious story.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So Funny !

    • By Terry J Graff on 10-01-15

    Regular price: $2.27

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