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    • The Lemon Tree

    • By: Sandy Tolan
    • Narrated by: Sandy Tolan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 265
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 233
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 232

    In 1967, not long after the Six-Day War, three young Arab men ventured into the town of Ramle, in what is now Jewish Israel. They were cousins, on a pilgrimage to see their childhood homes; their families had been driven out of Palestine nearly 20 years earlier. One cousin had a door slammed in his face, and another found his old house had been converted into a school. But the third, Bashir Al-Khairi, was met at the door by a young woman called Dalia, who invited them in.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • History from an unbiased view

    • By michael on 08-07-18

    Regular price: $24.25

    • Children of the Stone

    • The Power of Music in a Hard Land
    • By: Sandy Tolan
    • Narrated by: Fajer Al-Kaisi
    • Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Children of the Stone chronicles Ramzi's journey - from stone thrower to music student to school founder - and shows how through his love of music he created something lasting and beautiful in a land torn by violence and war. This is a story about the power of music, but also about freedom and conflict, determination and vision.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping. Beautifully written true story of Israel, Palestine

    • By margot on 08-18-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • It's Not Just About a Pipeline. Native Activists Say Dakota Battle Is Their Biggest Stand in Decades

    • By: Sandy Tolan
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Clashes over an oil pipeline slated to cross historic Native territory in North Dakota continue after more than 140 people were arrested in protests last week. The increasingly high-stakes face-off is one of the biggest actions by Native Americans in years.

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