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    • The Beauty of Humanity Movement

    • A Novel
    • By: Camilla Gibb
    • Narrated by: Jenny Ikeda
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    Camilla Gibb reached international best seller status with novels that garner immense critical acclaim for their stunning insights into the human condition. In The Beauty of Humanity Movement, three people’s lives in modern Vietnam turn on the whims of fate—even as each strives for a finer reality. Freshly returned from the United States, Maggie is an art curator in search of her father. Old Man Hung, a soup seller, may hold the secret that could change Maggie's destiny. And Tu’ is a tour guide who will have a stunning effect on them both.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A book I won't forget

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-20-11

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Shakespeare's Secret

    • By: Elise Broach
    • Narrated by: Jenny Ikeda
    • Length: 5 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    This Junior Library Guild selection by Elise Broach is sure to become a favorite of all young sleuths. Sixth-grader Hero is captivated by the stories about her new home, especially the mystery of the missing million-dollar diamond and a 500-year-old necklace. As she searches for clues to their whereabouts she stumbles upon another perplexing question: Who was the real William Shakespeare?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Shakespeare or de Vere

    • By Stacy on 01-23-06

    Regular price: $20.95

    • I Hotel

    • By: Karen Tei Yamashita
    • Narrated by: Nancy Wu, Ramon De Ocampo, Jenny Ikeda, and others
    • Length: 22 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Karen Tei Yamashita has been honored with the American Book Award and Janet Heidinger Kafka Award. A stunning portrait of Asian Americans in 1960s and ’70s San Francisco, I Hotel is a remarkable collection of 10 related novellas. Touching on such topics as Japanese internment camps and the Marcos dictatorship, the book presents readers with characters of rich design.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Expansive and Breath Taking

    • By Elana on 01-15-12

    Regular price: $41.99

    • Article 5

    • By: Kristen Simmons
    • Narrated by: Jenny Ikeda
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 210
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 190
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 192

    Kristen Simmons’ thrilling debut novel Article 5 is the first in an eagerly anticipated dystopian trilogy. In a world where soldiers have replaced police, arrests are made for minor infractions, and the Bill of Rights has been replaced with the Moral Statutes, 17-year-old Ember Miller longs for the days when things were different. But when her mother is arrested for noncompliance with Article 5 by the only boy Ember has ever loved, her peaceful, low-profile life is thrown into chaos.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Holds Its Own Against the many YA Dystopian Novels

    • By Staaj on 05-13-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Dragon House

    • By: John Shors
    • Narrated by: Jenny Ikeda
    • Length: 13 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Critically acclaimed novelist John Shors’ travels in Asia add texture to this affecting tale of two Americans in Vietnam. A tale of sacrifice, rebirth, and above all inspiration, Dragon House connects with readers on the most human of all levels. When Iris’ father, a Vietnam vet, makes a dying wish that she take over the operation of a shelter for street children in Ho Chi Minh City, she agrees—and takes with her her long-time friend Noah, an Iraq War veteran.

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Where I Want to Be

    • By: Adele Griffin
    • Narrated by: Ruth Phimister, Jenny Ikeda
    • Length: 4 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Where I Want to Be tells the poignant story of 18-year-old Jane and her 16-year-old sister, Lily. When Lily finds her first love and grows more distant, Jane - already struggling with mental illness - feels a sharp sense of sibling rivalry. But when Jane is hit by a car and killed, Lily must learn to move on.

    Regular price: $18.17