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    • Motherless Brooklyn

    • By: Jonathan Lethem
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 306
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 279
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 278

    From America's most inventive novelist, Jonathan Lethem, comes this compelling and compulsive riff on the classic detective novel. Lionel Essrog is Brooklyn's very own Human Freakshow, an orphan whose Tourettic impulses drive him to bark, count, and rip apart language in startling and original ways. Together with three veterans of the St. Vincent's Home for Boys, he works for small-time mobster Frank Minna's limo service cum detective agency. Life without Frank, the charismatic King of Brooklyn, would be unimaginable.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • You're Not the Only Freak Show in Town!

    • By Dave on 05-01-14

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Know-It-All

    • One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 15 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 567
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 293
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 294

    Early in his career, A.J. Jacobs put his Ivy League education to work at Entertainment Weekly. He emerged five years later knowing which stars have fake boobs, which stars have toupees, which have both, and not much else. This realization led Jacobs on a life-changing quest: to read the entire contents of the Encyclopedia Britannica, all 33,000 pages, all 44 million words.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable

    • By Linda on 04-10-10
    • One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 15 hrs and 24 mins
    • Release date: 10-20-04
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 567 ratings

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The Family

    • Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century
    • By: David Laskin
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    In the latter half of the 19th century Laskin's great-great-grandfather, a Torah scribe named Shimon Dov HaKohen, raised six children with his wife, Beyle, at the western fringe of the Russian empire. The HaKohen family split off into three branches. One branch emigrated to America and founded the fabulously successful Maidenform Bra Company; one branch went to Palestine as pioneers and participated in the contentious birth of the state of Israel; and the third branch remained in Europe and suffered the Holocaust.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great potential, but doesn't quite make it

    • By Elizabeth on 06-18-14
    • Three Journeys into the Heart of the Twentieth Century
    • By: David Laskin
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Release date: 10-15-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 47 ratings

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Earn the Right to Win

    • How Success in Any Field Starts with Superior Preparation
    • By: Tom Coughlin
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    Preparation is easy to praise but very hard to master. No modern coach, in any sport, understands that better than NFL veteran Tom Coughlin. He led the New York Giants to two Super Bowl victories with his system of relentless preparation and old-school tough-mindedness. He teaches his players that you can never guarantee a win, but you can always earn the right to win - with focus, consistency, hard work, and anticipation of obstacles. And if you’ve earned the right to win, you can sleep soundly before a big game....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Stuff

    • By Kevin Rodriguez on 07-16-18

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

    • A Novel
    • By: Francine Prose
    • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini, Rosalind Ashford, Geoffrey Cantor, and others
    • Length: 18 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 224
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 204
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 206

    Paris in the 1920s: It is a city of intoxicating ambition, passion, art, and discontent, where louche jazz venues like the Chameleon Club draw expats, artists, libertines, and parvenus looking to indulge their true selves. It is at the Chameleon where the striking Lou Villars, an extraordinary athlete and scandalous cross-dressing lesbian, finds refuge among the club's loyal denizens, including the rising photographer Gabor Tsenyi, the socialite and art patron Baroness Lily de Rossignol, and the caustic American writer Lionel Maine.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Spectrum of Acceptable Truths

    • By Mel on 05-08-14

    Regular price: $39.92