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    • Twentysomething

    • Why Do Young Adults Seem Stuck?
    • By: Robin Marantz Henig, Samantha Henig
    • Narrated by: Pam Ward, Emily Durante
    • Length: 10 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What does it mean to be young today?

    In the summer of 2010, Robin Marantz Henig wrote a provocative article for the New York Times Magazine called "What Is It About 20-Somethings?" It generated enormous reader response and started a conversation that included both millennials and baby boomers. Now, working with her millennial daughter Samantha, she expands the project to give us a full portrait of what it means to be in your 20s today.

    Regular price: $20.76

    • The Monk in the Garden

    • By: Robin Marantz Henig
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 13
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    Most people know that Gregor Mendel, the Moravian monk who patiently grew his peas in a monastery garden, shaped our understanding of inheritance. But people might not know that Mendel's work was ignored in his own lifetime, even though it contained answers to the most pressing questions raised by Charles Darwin's revolutionary book, On Origrin of the Species, published only a few years earlier. Mendel's single chance of recognition failed utterly, and he died a lonely and disappointed man.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Stimulating

    • By Jean on 02-05-17

    Regular price: $17.96