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    • The Preacher's Son

    • By: Carl Weber
    • Narrated by: Myra Lucretia Taylor, Lizian Mitchell, Cherise Booth, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 342
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 267

    The Preacher's Son captivates with all the intensity expected of a Weber novel. Bishop T.K. Wilson is a pillar of the community, pastor of the largest African-American church in Queens, NY, and has always tended to he needy. Running for borough president, he faces one shocking revelation after another that could not only derail his campaign, but also force him to reevaluate his family values.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Sante Fe Trail

    • By Rick on 03-18-10

    Regular price: $26.43

    • No Choirboy

    • Murder, Violence, and Teenagers on Death Row
    • By: Susan Kuklin
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren, Nyambi Nyambi, Steve Boyer, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
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      5 out of 5 stars 14

    Imagine having everything taken away from you - permanently - with no hope of resuming a normal life. This is the case for many teenagers in America who are tried and convicted as adults for the crime of murder. Here Susan Kuklin takes you behind bars for frank interviews with a collection of young men who will spend the better part of their lives in jail. She lets them speak for themselves, providing the raw details of their incarceration and the anger, despair, and surprising hope they experience every day. Kuklin also provides an in-depth look at the American penal system, highlighting its many intricacies and inequities while focusing on capital cases involving juveniles.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Wonder Tales from Around the World

    • By: Heather Forest
    • Narrated by: Alma Cuervo, Myra Lucretia Taylor, Jennifer Ikeda, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Traditional stories endure generation after generation because, although they are not literal, they resound in truths on a human scale. Folktales remind us of wisdom so elemental it is often lost in the rush of everyday life - sometimes common sense makes no sense at all.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • A Death in the Family

    • A Detective Kubu Mystery, Book 5
    • By: Michael Stanley
    • Narrated by: Nyambi Nyambi
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
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      4 out of 5 stars 26
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      4 out of 5 stars 26

    Faced with the violent death of his own father, Assistant Superintendent David "Kubu" Bengu, the smartest detective in the Botswana police, is baffled. Who would kill such a frail old man? Kubu's frustration grows as his boss, Director Mabaku, bans him from being involved in the investigation. The picture becomes even murkier with the apparent suicide of a government official. Are Chinese mine owners involved? And what role does the US embassy have to play?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • a nice change

    • By itinerant on 01-30-17

    Regular price: $25.51

    • Snakepit

    • By: Moses Isegawa
    • Narrated by: Nyambi Nyambi
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Bat Katanga, a Cambridge University post-graduate, returns to his dictator-oppressed African homeland in the 1970s. Rising rapidly through the government's bureaucratic ranks, Bat must navigate - and survive - a world rife with bribery, seduction, conspiracy and execution.

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Thirty-Three Multicultural Tales to Tell

    • By: Pleasant DeSpain
    • Narrated by: Alma Cuervo, Jennifer Ikeda, Nyambi Nyambi, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4 out of 5 stars 4

    People just can't live together without telling stories. We tell stories that are funny, ironic, insightful, or just simply pleasing to the tongue and ear. Stories just seem to happen. When a story happens with the force of universality, it finds its way into that pantheon of tales that is the common denominator of cultural exchange. Here are 33 such tales, collected from Brazil, China, Korea, Russia, Tibet, Africa, from America's native peoples, and other lands, and chosen for the universality…

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • So much diversity!

    • By Jessica - KaleidoscopesAndPolkaDots.Co on 04-24-17

    Regular price: $10.49

    • A Story, A Story

    • An African Tale Retold
    • By: Gail Haley
    • Narrated by: Nyambi Nyambi
    • Length: 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This Caldecott Medal winner from prolific children’s book author and illustrator Gail E. Haley is steeped in colorful African and Caribbean language and folklore. It is the legendary tale of Kwaku Ananse - the spider man - and how he bargained with Nyame the Sky God to give his treasure of stories to the world.

    Regular price: $9.09