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    • Cosmos

    • By: Carl Sagan
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton, Seth MacFarlane, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and others
    • Length: 14 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,921
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,584
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,573

    Cosmos is one of the best-selling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Over-acting voice actors

    • By Seph on 11-09-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Good Neighbor

    • The Life and Work of Fred Rogers
    • By: Maxwell King
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    The first full-length biography of Fred Rogers, The Good Neighbor tells the story of this utterly unique and enduring American icon. Drawing on original interviews, oral histories, and archival documents, Maxwell King traces Rogers’s personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work, including a surprising decision to walk away from the show to make television for adults, only to return to the neighborhood with increasingly sophisticated episodes, written in collaboration with experts on childhood development.

    Regular price: $20.29

    • The Watsons Go to Birmingham: 1963

    • By: Christopher Paul Curtis
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 4 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 815
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 642
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 648

    Enter the hilarious world of ten-year-old Kenny and his family, the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan. There's Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, Kenny, and Byron, Kenny's older brother, who at thirteen is an "official juvenile delinquent." When Momma and Dad decide it's time for a visit to Grandma, Dad comes home with the amazing Ultra-Glide, and the Watsons set out on a trip like no other. Heading south, they're going to Birmingham, Alabama, and toward one of the darkest moments in America's history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Funny and Poignant Look at Civil Rights Era

    • By EmilyK on 08-26-14

    Regular price: $19.93

    • The Radical King

    • By: Martin Luther King, Cornel West - editor
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton, Gabourey Sidibe, Cornel West, and others
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 258
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 235
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 231

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is celebrated as one of the greatest orators in US history, an ambassador for nonviolence who became the most recognizable leader of the civil rights movement. But after more than 40 years, few people appreciate how truly radical he was. The Radical King includes 23 selections, curated and introduced by Dr. Cornel West, including essays and speeches that were never recorded for posterity - a revelation for King's legacy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Alternative View of Martin Luther King

    • By Deborah Jacob on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    • By: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Clayborne Carson - editor
    • Narrated by: Levar Burton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 730
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 531
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 530

    He was a husband, a father, a preacher - and the preeminent leader of a movement that continues to transform America and the world. Now, in a special program commissioned and authorized by his family, here is the life and times of Martin Luther King, Jr. Featuring King's I Have a Dream Speech.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Fascinating Slice of History

    • By John-Mark Stensvaag on 08-05-03

    Regular price: $17.09

    • KJV Audio Bible, Pure Voice

    • By: Zondervan
    • Narrated by: Rene Auberjonois, Scott Brick, LeVar Burton, and others
    • Length: 86 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83

    The complete King James Version Bible in a pure voice audio format: each book of the Bible is read to you one voice at a time. Clear and uncluttered, this Bible speaks plainly, and making it easier for you to enter into God’s Word. Acclaimed audiobook readers speak new life to the cherished and revered King James Version of the Bible, including Scott Brick, Edward Herrmann, John Rubinstein, LeVar Burton, Theodore Bikel, Samantha Eggar, Robert Forster, Kristoffer Tabori, Juliet Mills, and more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Just the word

    • By Arthur on 06-23-13

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Secret of Shambhala

    • By: James Redfield
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 204
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 139

    The inspiring journey of The Celestine Prophecy and The Tenth Insight continues, carrying us to a new adventure and new spiritual truths that are now emerging in human awareness. Also available abridged.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Could not listen to this

    • By Amazon Customer on 03-25-12

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Jazz

    • A History of America's Music
    • By: Geoffrey C. Ward, Ken Burns
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 115
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    The story of jazz encompasses the story of American courtship and show business; the epic growth of cities, and the struggle for civil rights and simple justice that continues into the new millennium. If you haven't already, download the accompanying audio to Ken Burns' remarkable documentary!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating...

    • By David on 01-21-08

    Regular price: $23.93

    • METAtropolis: Cascadia

    • By: Jay Lake, Mary Robinette Kowal, Elizabeth Bear, and others
    • Narrated by: Rene Auberjonois, Kate Mulgrew, Wil Wheaton, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 942
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 662
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 660

    This sequel to the Hugo and Audie Award nominated METAtropolis features interconnected stories by today’s top writers of speculative fiction – performed by a galaxy of Star Trek stars. As the mid-20th century approaches, the Pacific Northwest has been transformed - politically, economically, and ecologically - into the new reality of Cascadia. Conspiracies and secrets threaten the tenuous threads of society. And the End of Days seems nearer than ever.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Metatropolis Series

    • By Issy on 11-24-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Life Is So Good

    • One Man's Extraordinary Journey through the 20th Century and How He Learned to Read at Age 98
    • By: George Dawson, Richard Glaubman
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84

    In Life Is So Good, read by Emmy Award nominee LeVar Burton, George Dawson shares his unique wisdom about survival, joy, people, and the hidden beauty of growing old.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favorites!

    • By Kimberly on 01-16-05

    Regular price: $17.50

    • Revelation

    • The Bible Experience
    • By: Inspired By Media Group
    • Narrated by: Yolanda Adams, Angela Basset, Bishop Charles Blake, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    Like never before, you can experience the beauty, drama, and life-changing power of the Bible. Inspired By... The Bible Experience breaks new ground in the presentation of the Bible. Unique among audio Bible productions, The Bible Experience is a captivating performance of the Bible presented by a stellar ensemble of today's top-name actors, musicians, clergy, directors, and award-winning producers.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • God's word

    • By 1611 KJV on 02-24-13

    Regular price: $4.55

    • King James Version Audio Bible: The Book of Job

    • By: Zondervan Bibles
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 14

    More than a Bible you listen to, the King James Version Audio Bible is an experience that helps you enter into God's Word... so God's Word can enter into you.The book of Job from the poetic, classic King James Version of the Bible has been digitally produced to bring the Bible's stories to life. Performed by actor, director, producer, and author LeVar Burton, this vivid recording will help you hear God's word again... for the first time.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LeVar is amazing

    • By jake on 09-17-18

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Star Trek, The Next Generation: Relics (Adapted)

    • By: Michael Jan Friedman
    • Narrated by: James Doohan, LeVar Burton
    • Length: 2 hrs and 13 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    The U.S.S. Enterprise™ discovers the wreckage of a starship upon the monstrous surface of a Dyson sphere, an artificially constructed habitat built around a star; and preserved in a weak transporter pattern is Starfleet engineering legend Montgomery "Scotty" Scott. Mr. Scott boards the Enterprise to find himself lost in a world that he barely recognizes, a world that has passed him by.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Incredibly Odd Reading

    • By J.E. Cotrou on 10-10-17

    Regular price: $10.35

    • Behind the Wheel Express Spanish: Greetings

    • By: Mark Frobose
    • Narrated by: Mark Frobose, LeVar Burton, full cast
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Behind the Wheel Express Spanish: Greetings is a quick refresher course on common greetings and pleasantries. The program features an English speaking instructor to guide you through the lessons and two native Latin American Spanish speakers to aid with your pronunciation.

    Regular price: $1.88

    • A Symmetry of Serpents and Doves

    • A METAtropolis Story
    • By: Ken Scholes
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    For a pastor seeking answers to a bombing that killed four religious acolytes and a cop trying to crack the disappearance of a senator’s son, the trail leads to a small Washington town - and a charismatic preacher with his own idea of the End of Days. This story was originally published in the Audie Award-winning METAtropolis: Cascadia.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • Van Hunks and the Devil

    • A Story from Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales
    • By: Nelson Mandela (editor), Johnny Clegg (composer), Annari Van Der Mere
    • Narrated by: LeVar Burton
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    This is another version of the well-known tale concerning Table Mountain's blanket of clouds, known as the white tablecloth. This story originates from the early years when the Cape of Storms was still circumnavigated by sailing ships and the settlement at the Cape was a Dutch colony. It is retold here by Annari Van Der Mere.

    Regular price: $2.27