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    • Who Do You Think You Are?

    • Three Crucial Conversations for Coaching Teens to College and Career Success
    • By: Stephen M. Smith, Shaun Fanning
    • Narrated by: Tom Pile
    • Length: 7 hrs and 3 mins
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    Who Do You Think You Are? helps parents, school counselors, and administrators get teens thinking about - and interested in - their future careers. Success in college and beyond relies on thorough prior preparation; by identifying interests and passions early on, young people are better able to plan for the career they want by mapping out the academic path to support it. This book shows you how to guide teens along on this journey and how to stick with them until they reach the goals they've set.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Islands of Genius

    • By: Stephen ` Smith
    • Narrated by: Barbara Bogaev, Stephen Smith
    • Length: 27 mins
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    How can a 20-year-old man who is blind, autistic and still believes in Santa Claus play the most sophisticated improvisational jazz piano? How can a child who appears withdrawn and mentally disabled gaze at a building for only a minute then draw an exact reproduction on paper? Producer Stephen Smith explores the mysterious powers of savants — people with profound mental disabilities who develop an island of genius in music, mathematics or art.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Why Does Everyone Hate Flying? And Other Questions Only a Pilot Can Answer

    • By: Stephen J. Dubner, Patrick Smith
    • Length: 43 mins
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    Patrick Smith, the author of Cockpit Confidential, answers every question we can throw at him about what really happens up in the air. Just don't get him started on pilotless planes -- or whether the autopilot is actually doing the flying.

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    • JFK

    • A Vision for America
    • By: Stephen Kennedy Smith, Douglas Brinkley
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael, Kirsten Potter, Jim Meskimen
    • Length: 12 hrs and 35 mins
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    Published in commemoration of the centennial of President John F. Kennedy's birth, here is the definitive compendium of JFK's most important and brilliant speeches, accompanied by a commentary and reflections by leading American and internationals figures - including Senator Elizabeth Warren, David McCullough, Kofi Annan, and the Dalai Lama.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Oh, What Might Have Been

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-17-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Underground London

    • By: Stephen Smith
    • Narrated by: Karen Cass
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
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    What is visible to the naked eye has been exhaustively raked over; in Underground London, acclaimed travel writer Stephen Smith provides an alternative guide and history of the capital. It's a journey through the passages and tunnels of the city, the bunkers and tunnels, crypts and shadows. As well as being a contemporary tour of underground London, it's also an exploration through time.

    Regular price: $17.55

    • Soul Custody

    • Choosing to Care for the One and Only You
    • By: Stephen Smith
    • Narrated by: Stephen Smith
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
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    Soul Custody calls listeners to pay attention to the state of their soul - and free it to thrive. Every day, inner and outer violence ravages the soul, leaving us weak, fearful, and malnourished. In Soul Custody, Stephen W. Smith presents eight choices to help listeners reclaim custody of their one and only life - choices about silence, community, vocation, honoring the body, finding one’s true self, and more.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Soul Custody

    • By Susanna on 11-01-10

    Regular price: $15.39

    • Terrahawks, Volume 1

    • By: Jamie Anderson, Stephen La Rivière, Andrew T. Smith, and others
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Hitchen, Robbie Stevens, Denise Bryer, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
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    'Terrahawks, stay on this channel....' Back in action after 30 years comes Terrahawks, the fondly remembered action-adventure comedy originally brought to you by the men who created Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet and Dick Spanner. In the not too distant future, the Earth finds itself under constant threat from Zelda, a bloodthirsty android who, along with her fiendish family and monstrous creations, has established a base on Mars.

    Regular price: $42.63

    • Lawsuits in the American Society

    • By: Stephen E. Smith
    • Narrated by: James H. Kiser
    • Length: 35 mins
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    From Stephen E. Smith comes an easy-to-follow, educational book of law and how to understand lawsuits entitled, Lawsuits in the American Society. This book, unlike many others, breaks down exactly what a lawsuit is and goes into incredible depth and detail of the US legal system. Throughout this book, listeners will understand how the US legal system works and will better comprehend how to think like a professional lawyer.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Joe, Spain, 1971

    • By: Stephen Smith
    • Narrated by: Derek Shetterly
    • Length: 34 mins
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    A child travel writer visits Spain. McSweeney's is a literary journal based in San Francisco.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • Whom They Fear They Hate

    • By: Stephen Smith, Dan Olson
    • Narrated by: Barbara Bogaev, Stephen Smith
    • Length: 27 mins
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    Hate crimes are a persistent problem in America, even in seemingly quiet, politically tolerant communities. Producers Stephen Smith and Dan Olson focus on two such communities, Minneapolis/St. Paul and Portland, Oregon, each of which face disturbing levels of assault, vandalism, harassment and even murder committed on the basis of the victim's race, religion, sexual preference, or gender.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Working Nights

    • By: Stephen Smith
    • Narrated by: Barbara Bogaev, Stephen Smith
    • Length: 27 mins
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    We're all animals, and like the bears and deer, our bodies are governed by circadian rhythms -- biological imperatives to sleep and to wake. So what happens if your job is in conflict with those rhythms? Producer Stephen Smith stays up late with some night workers and some biological experts to examine the effects of the graveyard shift on the human body and mind.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • CatoAudio, December 2003

    • By: Stephen Moore, Anne Applebaum, Bradley A. Smith, and others
    • Narrated by: Bill McGregor
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
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    This edition of CatoAudio features Stephen Moore on lessons of the California recall; Bradley A. Smith on campaign finance reform; David Schoenbrod on congressional accountability for federal regulations; Dr. Thomas Szasz on the statist roots of psychiatry; Mario Vargas Llosa on the need for a culture of liberty in Latin America; and Anne Applebaum on the history of the Soviet gulag.

    Regular price: $9.95

    • For Manchester Survivors, 'It Was Meant to Be a Dream, Not a Nightmare'

    • By: Ceylan Yeginsu, Rory Smith, Stephen Castle
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    It was that moment after the music ends. The pop star, Ariana Grande, had finished the encore of her “Dangerous Woman” concert, and the shrieks of teenagers and others had subsided. The stage show was over, the arena lights had gone up, and fans were clutching pink balloons that had dropped from the rafters — souvenirs from a special night.

    "For Manchester Survivors, 'It Was Meant to Be a Dream, Not a Nightmare'" is from the May 23, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Ceylan Yeginsu, Rory Smith and Stephen Castle and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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