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    • After Henry

    • By: Joan Didion
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hess
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    In her latest forays into the American scene, Joan Didion covers ground from Washington to Los Angeles, from a TV producer's gargantuan "manor" to the racial battlefields of New York's criminal courts. At each stop she uncovers the mythic narratives that elude other observers: Didion tells us about the fantasies the media construct around crime victims and presidential candidates; she gives us new interpretations of the stories of Nancy Reagan and Patty Hearst; she charts America's rollercoaster ride through evanescent booms and hard times that won't go away.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It'll blow a hole in your retina

    • By Darwin8u on 10-03-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Mean Little Deaf Queer

    • A Memoir
    • By: Terry Galloway
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hess
    • Length: 8 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    In 1959, the year Terry Galloway turned nine, the voices of everyone she loved began to disappear. No one yet knew that an experimental antibiotic given to her mother had wreaked havoc on her fetal nervous system, eventually causing her to go deaf. As a self-proclaimed "child freak," she acted out her fury with her boxy hearing aids and Coke-bottle glasses by faking her own drowning at a camp for crippled children

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Loved the first half

    • By Christine on 04-23-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Mother Of Pearl

    • A Novel
    • By: Edward Swift
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Hess
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Full of funny, quarrelsome, and quirky characters generating near-nuclear energy on talk alone, Mother of Pearl introduces readers to the McAlisters, a family rivalling Faulkner's Sartoris clan and crossed with Snopeses and laughter.

    Regular price: $19.95