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    • Lincoln in the Bardo

    • A Novel
    • By: George Saunders
    • Narrated by: Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, George Saunders, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7,251
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,803
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6,767

    The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented. February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln's beloved eleven-year-old son, Willie, lies upstairs in the White House, gravely ill.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Creative

    • By Sharey on 09-04-17

    Regular price: $24.50

    • One More Thing

    • Stories and Other Stories
    • By: B. J. Novak
    • Narrated by: B. J. Novak, Rainn Wilson, Jenna Fischer, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,085
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,789
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,796

    B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in American fiction. A boy wins a $100,000 prize in a box of Frosted Flakes - only to discover how claiming the winnings might unravel his family. A woman sets out to seduce motivational speaker Tony Robbins - turning for help to the famed motivator himself. A new arrival in Heaven, overwhelmed with options, procrastinates over a long-ago promise to visit his grandmother....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It gets better, and better, and better, and better

    • By David Shear on 02-07-14

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Not That Kind of Girl

    • A Young Woman Tells You What She's 'Learned'
    • By: Lena Dunham
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,753
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4,097
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4,105

    For readers or listeners of Nora Ephron, Tina Fey, and David Sedaris, this hilarious, poignant, and extremely frank collection of personal essays confirms Lena Dunham - the acclaimed creator, producer, and star of HBO's Girls - as one of the brightest and most original writers working today.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Some interesting parts, but on the whole... meh

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-06-14

    Regular price: $28.00

    • You Don't Look Your Age

    • And Other Fairy Tales
    • By: Sheila Nevins
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham, Meryl Streep, Katie Couric, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 393
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 361
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 361

    Sheila Nevins is the best friend you never knew you had. She is your discreet confidante you can tell any secret to, your sage mentor at work who helps you navigate the often uneven playing field, your wise sister who has “been there, done that,” your hysterical girlfriend whose stories about men will make you laugh until you cry. Sheila Nevins is the one person who always tells it like it is.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I was hoping for at all.

    • By Becca on 06-19-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Lincoln in the Bardo

    • By: George Saunders
    • Narrated by: Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, George Saunders, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    Unfolding in a graveyard over the course of a single night, narrated by a dazzling chorus of voices, Lincoln in the Bardo is a literary experience unlike any other, for no one but Saunders could conceive it. February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln's beloved 11-year-old son, Willie, dies and is laid to rest in a Georgetown cemetery.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Just Too Depressing!

    • By David on 06-26-18

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Not That Kind of Girl

    • A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned
    • By: Lena Dunham
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Lena Dunham, acclaimed writer-director-star of HBO and Sky Atlantic's Girls and the award-winning movie Tiny Furniture, displays her unique powers of observation, wisdom, and humour in this exceptional collection of essays.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Indulgent

    • By Sarah Cobbold on 03-06-15

    Regular price: $9.05

    • Is it evil not to be sure?

    • By: Lena Dunham
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham, Andy Ward
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Is it evil not to be sure? is a collection of entries from Lena Dunham's diary - or what she called her "Creative Snippets and Observations Journal" - from the fall of 2005 and the spring of 2006. It is a candid, chaotic, and occasionally poetic snapshot of a young person becoming an adult.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • Abbi Jacobson Carry This Book

    • By: Abbi Jacobson
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      1 out of 5 stars 1

    Broad City's Abbi Jacobson brings together an evening of conversation centered on her latest book, a wonderfully weird and weirdly wonderful illustrated look at the world around us - all through the framework of the things we carry. In conversation with Lena Dunham ( Girls).

    Regular price: $3.41

    • One More Thing

    • Stories and Other Stories
    • By: B. J. Novak
    • Narrated by: B. J. Novak, Rainn Wilson, Jenna Fischer, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    A boy wins $100,000 in a box of Frosted Flakes - only to discover that claiming the winnings may unravel his family. An acclaimed ambulance driver seeks the courage to follow his heart and throw it all away to be a singer-songwriter. A school principal unveils a bold plan to permanently abolish arithmetic. A new arrival in heaven, overwhelmed by infinite options, procrastinates over his long-ago promise to visit his grandmother. We meet a vengeance-minded hare. We learn why wearing a red T-shirt is the key to finding love; how February got its name; and why the stock market is sometimes just...down.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
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    • By Andre Wightman on 05-12-17

    Regular price: $19.18

    • Thalia Book Club: Abbi Jacobson, Carry This Book

    • By: Abbi Jacobson
    • Narrated by: Lena Dunham
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Broad City's Abbi Jacobson brings together an evening of conversation centered on her latest book, a wonderfully weird and weirdly wonderful illustrated look at the world around us - all through the framework of the things we carry. In conversation with Lena Dunham ( Girls).

    Regular price: $3.41