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    • The Whites

    • A Novel
    • By: Richard Price, Harry Brandt
    • Narrated by: Ari Fliakos
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,000
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 897
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 888

    Back in the run-and-gun days of the mid-'90s, when Billy Graves worked in the South Bronx as part of an anticrime unit known as the Wild Geese, he made headlines by accidentally shooting a 10-year-old boy while stopping an angel-dusted berserker in the street. Branded as a cowboy by his higher-ups, for the next 18 years Billy endured one dead-end posting after another.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Richard Price sets the high water mark in genre

    • By Bradley P. Valentine on 02-24-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Lush Life

    • A Novel
    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Bobby Cannavale
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 828
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 323
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 318

    What do you do? Whenever people asked him, Eric Cash used to have a dozen answers. Artist, actor, screenwriter...But now he's 35 years old and he's still living downtown, still in the restaurant business, working night shifts and serving the people he always wanted to be. What does Eric do? He manages.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant

    • By Leo X Cox on 08-10-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Freedomland

    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Joe Morton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    A white woman, her hands gashed and bloody, stumbles into an inner-city emergency room and announces that she has just been carjacked by a black man. But then comes the horrifying twist: Her young son was asleep in the back seat, and he has now disappeared into the night.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'll take my audio books neat (and unabridged)

    • By Casey Keller on 01-14-13

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Future of Spacetime

    • By: Richard H. Price RICHARD H. PRICE
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 3 hrs and 16 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Here are five accessible essays by those who walk the fine line between science and science fiction, moving ever further out in discovering the patterns of nature, aimed at listeners who share their fascination with the deepest mysteries of the universe. Includes essays by Stephen Hawking, Timothy Ferris, Alan Lightman, and more.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • very interesting

    • By reggie p on 12-30-03

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Samaritan

    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Richard Allen
    • Length: 14 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 74

    After a successful L.A. television career, Ray Mitchell returns to the New Jersey housing project where he grew up, to rethink his life, reconnect with his teenage daughter, and give back to the community. Things are looking up: he's seeing a woman from the old neighborhood and teaching at his high school. But suddenly, he is found savagely beaten. He knows who did it, but won't talk. It's up to Nerese Ammons, a childhood acquaintance and now a police detective, to get Ray to tell what happened.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • another fix for Wire fans

    • By AmazonShoppingQueen on 04-19-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Samaritan

    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Michael Boatman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4

    After a lucrative television writing career comes to an abrupt end, Ray Mitchell returns to the New Jersey city of his birth to rethink his life, reconnect with his daughter, and to spread the wealth on the housing project that reared him. Then, disaster: he is found beaten nearly to death in his own apartment. He knows who did it, but he's not talking. It is up to Detective Nerese Ammons - a childhood acquaintance from the projects - to discover who perpetrated this brutal assault.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • More than a crime story

    • By Diana on 07-07-03

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Cash

    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Christian Berkel
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Drei Männer werden nachts in der Lower East Side von zwei dunkelhäutigen Jugendlichen überfallen. Einer der drei wird erschossen...

    Regular price: $20.70

    • Die Unantastbaren

    • By: Richard Price
    • Narrated by: Oliver Rohrbeck, David Nathan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Abridged
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    Billy, Cop im New Yorker Police Department, tritt immer erst nach Mitternacht seinen Dienst an. Energy-Drinks und Zigaretten halten ihn wach, während er gelangweilt die Blocks abfährt. Seine Illusionen hat er bereits als junger Cop verloren, als er einen skrupellosen Mörder nicht überführen konnte. Billy und seine damaligen Kollegen nannten solche Täter die "Unantastbaren". Zwanzig Jahre später wird Billy nach einem brutalen Mord von der Vergangenheit eingeholt. Plötzlich muss er gegen seine engsten Vertrauten ermitteln und gerät in einen existenziellen Gewissenskonflikt.

    Regular price: $16.60