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    • The Word of Promise Complete Audio Bible: NKJV

    • By: Thomas Nelson Inc.
    • Narrated by: Jason Alexander, Joan Allen, Richard Dreyfuss, and others
    • Length: 98 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,323
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,310
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4,312

    This faithful rendering of the New King James Version presents the Bible in more than 90 hours of compelling, dramatic audio theater format.This world-class audio production immerses listeners in the dramatic reality of the Scriptures as never before with an original music score by composer Stefano Mainetti (Abba Pater), feature film quality sound effects, and compelling narration by Michael York and the work of over 500 actors.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely...needs a section guide. I made one

    • By A. Lee on 08-29-16

    Regular price: $45.63

    • The Almost Moon

    • A Novel
    • By: Alice Sebold
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 317
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 98

    For years Helen Knightly has given her life to others - to her haunted mother, to her enigmatic father, to her husband, and grown children. When she finally crosses a terrible boundary, her life comes rushing in at her in a way she never could have imagined. Unfolding over the next 24 hours, this searing, fast-paced audiobook explores the complex ties between mothers and daughters, wives and lovers, the meaning of devotion, and the line between love and hate.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Life isn't nice and tidy

    • By Rebecca on 09-26-09

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Kitten's First Full Moon

    • By: Kevin Henkes
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    What a night! The moon is full. Kitten is hungry, and inquisitive, and brave, and fast, and persistent, and unlucky…then lucky! What a night!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Where are the pictures?

    • By Susan on 04-03-12

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Unless

    • A Novel
    • By: Carol Shields
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    For all of her days, Reta Winters has enjoyed the useful monotony of happiness: a loving family, good friends, growing success as a writer of light fiction novels "for summertime". This placid existence cracks open one fearful day when her beloved oldest daughter, Norah, drops out of life to sit on a gritty street corner, silent but for the sign around her neck that reads "GOODNESS".

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Production issues

    • By Pamela Harvey on 10-05-07

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Blessings

    • By: Anna Quindlen
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 378
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 137
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 136

    Anna Quindlen, best selling author of A Short Guide to a Happy Life, returns with this "immensely appealing" novel. The secrets of the past, how they affect the decisions and lives of people in the present; what makes a person, a life, legitimate or illegitimate, and who decides; the unique resources people find in themselves and in a community - these are at the center of this story of love, redemption, and personal change.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Nice Blessings

    • By Susan on 03-19-08

    Regular price: $21.27

    • The Girl with More Than One Heart

    • By: Laura Geringer Bass
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    There are times we all feel we need more than one heart to get through. When Briana’s father dies, she imagines she has a new heart growing inside her. It speaks to her in her Dad’s voice. Some of its commands are mysterious. "Find her!" it says. "Be your own!" How can Briana “be her own” when her grieving mother needs her to take care of her demanding little brother all the time? When all her grandpa can do is tell stories instead of being the “rock" she needs?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is awesome

    • By Viarella on 10-17-18

    Regular price: $11.89

    • Thimble Summer

    • By: Elizabeth Enright
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 3 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    When Garnet finds a silver thimble in the sand by the river, she is sure it's magical. But is it magical enough to help her pig, Timmy, win a blue ribbon on Fair Day?

    Regular price: $14.60

    • The Poetry of Walt Whitman

    • By: Walt Whitman
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen, Bill Pullman, Burt Reynolds
    • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Perhaps the first great and truly "American" poet, Walt Whitman's writing reflected the idealism and turbulence of the mid-19th century. His poetry broke new stylistic ground with its unconventional meter and rhyme schemes, yet celebrated democratic values, the beauty of nature, and the complex variety and vitality of American life.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Sunday Wife

    • By: Cassandra King
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Married for 20 years to the Reverend Benjamin Lynch, a handsome, ambitious minister of the prestigious Methodist church, Dean Lynch has never quite adjusted her temperament to the demands of the role of a "Sunday wife." When her husband is assigned to a larger and more demanding community in the Florida panhandle, Dean becomes fast friends with Augusta Holderfield, a woman with a secret past whose good looks and extravagant habits immediately entrance Dean, much to Ben's disgust.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Summer Book

    • By Melanie S. Larue on 08-19-17

    Regular price: $19.38

    • War Letters

    • Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars
    • By: Andrew Carroll
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen, Tom Brokaw
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 10

    War Letters presents historic, dramatic, personal accounts of both World Wars, the Civil War, Vietnam, Korea, the Cold War, Somalia and the Balkans, revealing in vivid detail what the servicemen and women of America have experienced and sacrificed on the front lines. Read by an all-star cast, including Joan Allen, Tom Brokaw, Rob Lowe, Noah Wyle, and more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the best...

    • By Ramjac on 01-14-03

    Regular price: $22.60

    • Bird Cloud

    • A Memoir
    • By: Annie Proulx
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27

    "Bird Cloud” is the name Annie Proulx gave to 640 acres of Wyoming wetlands and prairie and 400-foot cliffs plunging down to the North Platte River. On the day she first visited, a cloud in the shape of a bird hung in the evening sky. Proulx also saw pelicans, bald eagles, golden eagles, great blue herons, ravens, scores of bluebirds, harriers, kestrels, elk, deer and a dozen antelope

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Craft vs. History

    • By Drinker on 06-20-11

    Regular price: $26.60

    • The House of Seven Gables

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    A dark, many-gabled mansion in a small New England village houses the distinguished Pyncheon family, who are haunted by a centuries-old curse that casts the shadow of ancestral sin on its last four members. The arrival of Phoebe Pyncheon from the country breathes fresh air and sunshine into their musty, decaying home.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Love the Narrator but this version is abridged!

    • By DesignWise on 09-12-17

    Regular price: $23.07

    • The Almost Moon

    • By: Alice Sebold
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      2 out of 5 stars 2

    For years, Helen Knightly has given her life to others: to her haunted mother, to her enigmatic father, to her husband and now-grown daughters. When she finally crosses a terrible boundary, her life comes rushing in at her in a way she never could have imagined.

    Regular price: $25.81

    • I Could Do That! Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote

    • By: Linda Arms White
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    This is the true story of Esther Morris, who started out life believing she could do anything, and then proved it!

    Regular price: $9.07

    • Dead Eyes

    • By: Stuart Woods
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 3 hrs and 2 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    The notes are signed "Admirer". At first respectful, they become increasingly bizarre and are accompanied by roses, then other, more macabre offerings. Chris Calloway, a rising young Hollywood actress, finds the letters irritating, then frightening; but when a freak accident takes away her sight, Admirer turns her world into a nightmare.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Don't Bother

    • By Michele on 08-02-05

    Regular price: $12.54

    • Point of Origin

    • Kay Scarpetta, Book 9
    • By: Patricia Cornwell
    • Narrated by: Joan Allen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    Carrie Grethen, partner in crime to William Temple Gault, has escaped from prison. Before she does so, she sends Kay Scarpetta a message that makes it all too clear she blames her for Gault's death, and has specific, if cryptic, plans for revenge. Wary and quite shaken, Scarpetta still has to get on with an investigation into the death of an unknown female in a fire that has destroyed the isolated farmhouse home of her erstwhile political boss.

    Regular price: $14.94