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    • Yasmeena's Choice

    • A True Story of War, Rape, Courage and Survival
    • By: Jean Sasson
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    This is the true story of Yasmeena, a bright and beautiful young Lebanese woman who was imprisoned in Kuwait during the first Gulf War. Yasmeena's shocking journey is a tale of the madness of war, of the sexual brutality unleashed by chaos, and of one woman’s courage to stand in danger’s way to aid her fellow sufferers.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I expected.

    • By Kelleefornia on 03-13-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Zendegi

    • By: Greg Egan
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    As tragedy strikes his multicultural family, Martin struggles to maintain his place in his adapted culture, and to provide for his child. Zendigi explores what it means to be human, and the lengths one will go to in order to provide for ones children. This emotional roller coaster explores a non-Western-European near future that both challenges ideas of global monoculture and emphasizes the humanity we all share.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • realistic, human, but uneventful

    • By ptb33 on 06-28-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Fool's War

    • By: Sarah Zettel
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 19 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    In this New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a strange new life form threatens all of humanity, and only a fool would stand in its way. Katmer Al Shei has done well with the starship Pasadena, cutting corners where necessary to keep her crew paid and her journeys profitable. But there are two things she will never skimp on: her crew - and her fool. For a long space journey, a certified Fool’s Guild clown is essential, to amuse, excite, and otherwise distract the crew from the drudgeries of interstellar flight.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A better future

    • By William on 12-01-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Right-Time Experiences

    • Driving Revenue with Mobile and Big Data
    • By: Maribel Lopez
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 12 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Right Experience, Right Results: Improving Profits, Margin, and Engagement with Mobile and Big Data illustrates how businesses can use mobility, big data, and analytics to enhance or change business processes, improve margins through better insight, transform customer experiences, empower employees with real-time, actionable insight, and more.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Lyrics Alley

    • A Novel
    • By: Leila Aboulela
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Lyrics Alley is the evocative story of an affluent Sudanese family shaken by the shifting powers in their country and the near-tragedy that threatens the legacy they've built for decades. In 1950's Sudan, the powerful Abuzeid dynasty has amassed a fortune through their trading firm. With Mahmoud Bey at its helm, they can do no wrong. But when Mahmoud's son, Nur, the brilliant, handsome heir to the business empire, suffers a debilitating accident, the family stands divided in the face of an uncertain future.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A beautiful story of tragedy, love & hope

    • By Fungai Tichawangana on 02-21-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Sands of Destiny

    • By: Becky Lee Weyrich
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    While vacationing in Egypt, Pia Byrd finds herself transfixed by a miniature crystal pyramid. Roused by her intrigue, a handsome Greek sailor purchases it and, before she can protest, breaks it in two. Suddenly she finds herself plunged back through time and into the body of a queen. Standing before her is a golden-eyed Darius, a man with features - and the yearning - of a god. Caught between her life in the present and the primal desires of her past, Pia will find a love both passionate and primitive, but can it exist in two ages?

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Daughter's Destiny

    • Shadow of the Bastille, Book 1
    • By: Jo Ann Ferguson
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 9 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    A book in the Shadow of Bastille series: A family scattered to the winds by the French Revolution struggles to find its destiny in a Europe threatened by Napoleon. Two sisters and a brother, separated as children, raised as strangers, discover the crest of the thunderbolt is the only clue to the legacy they share.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Going Out with a Bang

    • A Ladies Killing Circle Anthology
    • By: Joan Boswell, Barbara Fradkin
    • Narrated by: Jo Howarth, Bernard Clark, Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Do not go gentle into that good night, wrote Dylan Thomas, and Canadas notorious Ladies Killing Circle has taken his advice to heart. In Going Out with a Bang, the dangerous dames have brought together an explosive mix of authors from across the country. Whether its the boom of drums, the cacophony of a train wreck, or the thud of a body crashing down the stairs, no one goes out without a fight. Twenty authors, along with poet Joy Hewitt Mann, will chill you, entertain you or plain blow you away in this eclectic fictional brew.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Hot Winds from Bombay

    • By: Becky Lee Weyrich
    • Narrated by: Parisa Johnston
    • Length: 14 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    She dreams of excitement in faraway lands. She is Persia Whiddington, astonishingly beautiful, voluptuous, and on the brink of womanhood. He is Zachariah Hazzard, handsome, lustful, and ambitious, a sailor destined to be captain of a merchant vessel.The night they meet, they find passion in each other's arms - with a tempestuous desire too briefly realized before fate wrenches them apart.

    Regular price: $24.95