Showing results by narrator "Wes Moore"

Categories

All Categories

5 results
Sort by
    • The Other Wes Moore

    • One Name, Two Fates
    • By: Wes Moore, Tavis Smiley (afterword)
    • Narrated by: Wes Moore
    • Length: 6 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,637
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,372
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,387

    Two kids with the same name lived in the same decaying city. One went on to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated combat veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader. The other is serving a life sentence in prison. Here is the story of two boys and the journey of a generation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Insightful lesson in self-determination

    • By Aneesah on 02-04-13

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Master Plan

    • My Journey From Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose
    • By: Chris Wilson, Bret Witter, Wes Moore - foreword
    • Narrated by: Chris Wilson, Wes Moore
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 112

    Growing up in a tough Washington, D.C., neighborhood, Chris Wilson was so afraid for his life he wouldn't leave the house without a gun. One night, defending himself, he killed a man. At 18, he was sentenced to life in prison with no hope of parole. But what should have been the end of his story became the beginning. Deciding to make something of his life, Chris embarked on a journey of self-improvement - reading, working out, learning languages, even starting a business. He wrote his Master Plan: a list of all he expected to accomplish or acquire.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Blew me away!

    • By Shawna J. Shill on 02-09-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • The Power of Presence

    • Be a Voice in Your Child's Ear Even When You're Not with Them
    • By: Joy Thomas Moore, Wes Moore
    • Narrated by: Joy Thomas Moore, Wes Moore, Shani Moore, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    In The Power of Presence, Moore explores seven pillars of presence - heart, faith, mind, courage, financial freedom, values, and connectedness - that all parents can use to positively influence their children. Using compelling stories from women who have been there and practical advice on everything from savings accounts to mindfulness, this audiobook is a compassionate look at what it takes to raise great kids even in less-than-ideal circumstances. 

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Work

    • My Search for a Life That Matters
    • By: Wes Moore
    • Narrated by: Wes Moore
    • Length: 6 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99

    The Work is the story of how one young man traced a path through the world to find his life's purpose. Wes Moore graduated from a difficult childhood in the Bronx and Baltimore to an adult life that would find him at some of the most critical moments in our recent history: as a combat officer in Afghanistan; a White House fellow in a time of wars abroad and disasters at home; and a Wall Street banker during the financial crisis.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good read

    • By harsh critic on 05-01-16
    • My Search for a Life That Matters
    • By: Wes Moore
    • Narrated by: Wes Moore
    • Length: 6 hrs and 32 mins
    • Release date: 01-13-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 120 ratings

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Discovering Wes Moore (The Young Adult Adaptation)

    • By: Wes Moore
    • Narrated by: Wes Moore
    • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    Through the telling of events from his own life, Wes Moore (author of the best-selling adult title The Other Wes Moore) explores the issues that separate success and failure. He also counterpoints his story with another man, someone who shared the same name, was almost the same age, grew up fatherless in a similar Baltimore neighborhood, but is serving a life sentence for murder. Compelled to write to the other Wes, the author was surprised to receive a reply. And so began a friendship, as letters turned into visits and the two men got to know one another.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • We're 8th Graders

    • By Elizabeth Stapula on 11-02-18

    Regular price: $21.00