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    • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Young Readers Edition

    • By: William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 195
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 194

    When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. The family was starving, and they could hardly find money for food, let alone school fees. Forced to drop out, William began to explore the science books in his village library. There, he came up with an idea that would change his family's life forever: he could build a windmill.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book I've read in awhile.

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-21-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The City

    • By: Dean Koontz
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,535
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,398
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,394

    There are millions of stories in the city - some magical, some tragic, others terror-filled or triumphant. Jonah Kirk’s story is all of those things as he draws listeners into his life in the city as a young boy, introducing his indomitable grandfather, also a "piano man"; his single mother, a struggling singer; and the heroes, villains, and everyday saints and sinners who make up the fabric of the metropolis in which they live - and who will change the course of Jonah’s life forever. Welcome to The City, a place of evergreen dreams where enchantment and malice entwine.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dean Koontz is back!

    • By kimberlee on 07-14-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The City of Lost Fortunes

    • By: Bryan Camp
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    The post-Katrina New Orleans of The City of Lost Fortunes is a place haunted by its history and by the hurricane's destruction, a place that is hoping to survive the rebuilding of its present long enough to ensure that it has a future. Street magician Jude Dubuisson is likewise burdened by his past and by the consequences of the storm, because he has a secret: the magical ability to find lost things, a gift passed down to him by the father he has never known - a father who just happens to be more than human.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • soooo good

    • By Dallas W. Welch on 05-09-18

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Fire This Time

    • A New Generation Speaks About Race
    • By: Jesmyn Ward
    • Narrated by: Cherise Boothe, Michael Early, Kevin R. Free, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward takes James Baldwin's 1963 examination of race in America, The Fire Next Time, as a jumping-off point for this groundbreaking collection of essays and poems about race from the most important voices of her generation and our time.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • strong voices, witness to our times

    • By Karen Johnston on 12-28-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Land of Love and Drowning

    • By: Tiphanie Yanique
    • Narrated by: Cherise Boothe, Korey Jackson, Rachel Leslie, and others
    • Length: 14 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 116

    In the early 1900s an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea, just as the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule. Orphaned by the sunk vessel are two sisters and their half-brother, now faced with an uncertain identity and future. Each of them is unusually beautiful, and each is in possession of a particular magic that will either sink or save them. Chronicling three generations of an island family from 1916 to the 1970s, Land of Love and Drowning is a novel of love and magic.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Girl Done Good

    • By Art Fan on 04-12-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Shadow Ops: Fortress Frontier

    • By: Myke Cole
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 199
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 183
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 187

    The Great Reawakening did not come quietly. Across the country and in every nation, people began to develop terrifying powers - summoning storms, raising the dead, and setting everything they touch ablaze. Overnight the rules changed...but not for everyone. Colonel Alan Bookbinder is an army bureaucrat whose worst war wound is a paper-cut. But after he develops magical powers, he is torn from everything he knows and thrown onto the front-lines.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Exciting and fast paced.

    • By Andrew on 03-04-13

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Shetani's Sister

    • By: Iceberg Slim
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    In many ways Iceberg Slim's most mature fictional work, Shetani's Sister relates, in taut, evocative vernacular torn straight from the street corner, the deadly duel between two complex antiheroes: Sergeant Russell Rucker, an LAPD vice detective attempting to clean up street prostitution and police corruption, and Shetani (Swahili for Satan), a veteran master pimp who controls his stable of whores with violence and daily doses of heroin.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Korey Jackson Was Excellent!

    • By Nickie on 12-21-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Torn Between Two Lovers

    • By: Carl Weber
    • Narrated by: Simi Howe, Ezra Knight, Korey Jackson, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 456
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 406
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 409

    New York Times best-selling author Carl Weber is a master at portraying unforgettable characters and complex, passionate relationships. Voluptuous Loraine Farrow is as successful as she is curvy, but life is never easy when you want to have your cake and eat it too. With her husband Leon confronting issues from his past, trouble arises on the homefront - and more drama is on the way in the form of Michael, an ex-lover desperate to rekindle his and Loraine’s once torrid flame.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • the webs we humans weave

    • By Dream on 12-03-11

    Regular price: $18.89

    • Find Me Unafraid

    • Love, Loss, and Hope in an African Slum
    • By: Kennedy Odede, Jessica Posner
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson, Mandy Siegfried, P.J. Ochlan (foreword)
    • Length: 11 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 93

    Find Me Unafraid tells the uncommon love story between two uncommon people whose collaboration sparked a successful movement to transform the lives of vulnerable girls and the urban poor. With a foreword by Nicholas Kristof.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listen - so inspiring!

    • By Trish Narus on 11-04-15

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Tears of Dark Water

    • By: Corban Addison
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 18 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 142
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 128

    Daniel and Vanessa Parker are an American success story. He is a Washington, DC power broker, and she is a doctor with a thriving practice. But behind the facade, their marriage is a shambles, and their teenage son, Quentin, is self-destructing. In desperation, Daniel dusts off a long-delayed dream - a sailing trip around the world. Little does he know that the voyage he hopes will save them may destroy them instead.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best of Both: Entertainment & Learning

    • By Snoodely on 11-25-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Bull

    • By: David Elliott
    • Narrated by: Cherise Boothe, Korey Jackson
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Much like Lin-Manuel Miranda did in Hamilton, the New York Times best-selling author David Elliott turns a classic on its head in form and approach, updating the timeless story of Theseus and the Minotaur for a new generation. A rough, rowdy, and darkly comedic young adult retelling in verse, Bull will have listeners reevaluating one of mythology's most infamous monsters.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Two horns up!

    • By Katrina on 02-08-18

    Regular price: $9.09

    • Shadow Ops, Book 3: Breach Zone

    • By: Myke Cole
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93

    In the wake of a bloody battle at Forward Operating Base Frontier and a scandalous presidential impeachment, Lieutenant Colonel Jan Thorsson, call sign " Harlequin," becomes a national hero and a pariah to the military that is the only family he' s ever known. In the fight for Latent equality, Oscar Britton is positioned to lead a rebellion in exile, but a powerful rival beats him to the punch: Scylla, a walking weapon who will stop at nothing to end the human-sanctioned apartheid against her kind.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • even better then the first two

    • By K. Gould on 05-04-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Siege Line

    • By: Myke Cole
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    The Gemini Cell took everything from James Schweitzer: his family, his career as a Navy SEAL, even his life. Hounded across the country, Schweitzer knows the only way he can ever stop running, the only way his son can ever be safe, is to take the fight to the enemy and destroy the Cell once and for all. But the Cell won't be easily destroyed. Out of control and fighting a secret war with the government it once served, it has dispatched its shadowy "Director" to the far reaches of the subarctic, searching for a secret magic that could tip the balance in its favor.

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Gemini Cell

    • A Shadow Ops Novel
    • By: Myke Cole
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 102
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 97

    US Navy SEAL Jim Schweitzer is a consummate professional, a fierce warrior, and a hard man to kill. But when he sees something he was never meant to see on a covert mission gone bad, he finds himself--and his family--in the crosshairs. Nothing means more to Jim than protecting his loved ones, but when the enemy brings the battle to his front door, he is overwhelmed and taken down. That should be the end of the story.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Fantastic New Tale from Myke Cole

    • By Benjamin Delano on 03-07-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Javelin Rain

    • By: Myke Cole
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    Being a US Navy SEAL was Jim Schweitzer's life right up until the day he was killed. Now, his escape from the government that raised him from the dead has been coded Javelin Rain. Schweitzer and his family are on the run from his former unit, the Gemini Cell, and while he may be immortal, his wife and son are not. Jim must use all of his strength to keep his family safe while convincing his wife he's still the same man she once loved. Only what his former allies have planned to bring him down could mean disaster not only for Jim and his family but for the entire nation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting sequel to Gemini Cell

    • By Drewzilla on 12-12-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Game Is Afoot

    • Baker Street Irregulars, Book 2
    • By: Michael A. Ventrella - editor, Jonathan Maberry - editor
    • Narrated by: Karen Chilton, Jamie Jackson, Korey Jackson, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sherlock Holmes is one of the most iconic and lasting figures in literature. In this new edition of Baker Street Irregulars, authors present the iconic detective in over a dozen wildly entertaining new ways. In Keith DeCandido's "Six Red Dragons", Sherlock is a young girl in modern New York City. In Sarah Stegall's "Papyrus", Sherlock is a female librarian in ancient Egypt. In Daniel M. Kimmel's mesmerizing "A Scandal in Chelm", Sherlock is a rabbi. Derek Beebe sends Sherlock to the moon, while Mike Strauss, in "The Adventure of the Double Sized Final Issue", casts him as a comic book character.

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Suspicions

    • By: Sasha Campbell
    • Narrated by: Rachel Leslie, Korey Jackson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    In Suspicions, author Sasha Campbell pens a provocative tale about the trouble that can arise when a person ignores the past for too long. Because Noelle Gordon owns the hottest beauty salon in the area, she hears a lot about her clients’ private lives. But when a baby is abandoned on her doorstep, Noelle finds that she is the one at the center of all the drama.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Comical Read

    • By M. Williams on 09-19-12

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Sweet Little Lies

    • By: Michele Grant
    • Narrated by: Karen Pittman, Korey Jackson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    Michele Grant has earned critical accolades and drawn favorable comparisons to some of urban fiction’s top authors. Sweet Little Lies is her spicy tale of a flawed woman who wants everyone to believe she’s perfect Behind Christina Brinsley’s image are three broken engagements and plenty more problems. When she meets a sexy professor who sees right through her, the facade crumbles.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable

    • By Nina on 02-11-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • All Our Names

    • By: Dinaw Mengestu
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld, Korey Jackson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 66

    All Our Names is the story of a young man who comes of age during an African revolution, drawn from the hushed halls of his university into the intensifying clamor of the streets outside. But as the line between idealism and violence becomes increasingly blurred, and the path of revolution leads to almost certain destruction, he leaves behind his country and friends for America. There, pretending to be an exchange student, he falls in love with a social worker and settles into the routines of small-town life. Yet this idyll is inescapably darkened by the secrets of his past....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Tale of Two Continents

    • By David on 07-31-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    • When Elephants Fight

    • The Lives of Children in Conflict in Afghanistan, Bosnia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, And Uganda
    • By: Eric Walters, Adrian Bradbury
    • Narrated by: Korey Jackson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    When Elephants Fight presents the stories of five children - Annu, Jimmy, Nadja, Farooq and Toma - from five very different and distinct conflicts - Sri Lanka, Uganda, Sarajevo, Afghanistan, and the Sudan. Along with these very personal accounts, the book also offers brief analyses of the history and geopolitical issues that are the canvas on which these conflicts are cast. When Elephants Fight is about increasing awareness.

    Regular price: $13.99

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