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    • A Short History of Nearly Everything

    • By: Bill Bryson
    • Narrated by: Richard Matthews
    • Length: 18 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18,572
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,285
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,240

    Bill Bryson has been an enormously popular author both for his travel books and for his books on the English language. Now, this beloved comic genius turns his attention to science. Although he doesn't know anything about the subject (at first), he is eager to learn, and takes information that he gets from the world's leading experts and explains it to us in a way that makes it exciting and relevant.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating; Perfect for Adult ADHD

    • By Sean on 05-13-04

    Regular price: $38.95

    • Conspiracy of Fools

    • A True Story
    • By: Kurt Eichenwald
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 30 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 958
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 618
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 613

    Say the name 'Enron' and most people believe they've heard all about the story that imperiled a presidency, destroyed a marketplace, and changed Washington and Wall Street forever. But in the hands of Kurt Eichenwald, the players we think we know and the business practices we think have been exposed are transformed into entirely new, and entirely gripping, material.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story

    • By Adam M Pokorski on 06-06-06

    Regular price: $62.60

    • My Life So Far

    • By: Jane Fonda
    • Narrated by: Jane Fonda
    • Length: 21 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 499
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 415
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 410

    She is one of the most recognizable women of our time. America knows Jane Fonda as an actress and an activist, a feminist and a wife, a workout guru and a role model. Now, in this extraordinary memoir, Fonda reveals that she is so much more. From her youth among Hollywood's elite and her early film career to the challenges and triumphs of her life today, Jane Fonda reveals intimate details and universal truths.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT, GREAT, GREAT!!!!

    • By Ludimila on 06-29-13

    Regular price: $53.27

    • Simple Courage

    • The True Story of Peril on the Sea
    • By: Frank Delaney
    • Narrated by: Frank Delaney
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67

    Drawing on historical documents and contemporary accounts and on exclusive interviews with Carlsen's family, Delaney opens a window into the world of the merchant marine. With deep affection, and respect, for the weather and all that goes with it, he places us in the heart of the storm, a "biblical tempest" of unimaginable power. He illuminates the bravery and ingenuity of Carlsen and the extraordinary courage that the 37-year-old captain inspired in his stalwart crew.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well written and read

    • By AMS on 03-03-08

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Into Thin Air

    • A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster
    • By: Jon Krakauer
    • Narrated by: Philip Franklin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,904
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,092
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,110

    The definitive, personal account of the deadliest season in the history of Everest by the acclaimed journalist and author of Into the Wild. Read by the author. Also, hear a Fresh Air interview with Krakauer conducted shortly after his ordeal.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Audio version RUINED with new narrator!

    • By Jeffrey E. on 02-06-16

    Regular price: $22.60

    • The Snowball

    • Warren Buffett and the Business of Life
    • By: Alice Schroeder
    • Narrated by: Kirsten Potter
    • Length: 36 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,052
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,257
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,242

    Here is THE book recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, Warren Buffett. The legendary Omaha investor has never written a memoir, but now he has allowed one writer, Alice Schroeder, unprecedented access to explore directly with him and with those closest to him his work, opinions, struggles, triumphs, follies, and wisdom. The result is the personally revealing and complete biography of the man known everywhere as "The Oracle of Omaha."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 2,220 well-invested minutes!

    • By BogKid on 01-07-09

    Regular price: $59.93

    • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    • The Millennium Series, Book 1
    • By: Stieg Larsson, Reg Keeland - translator
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 16 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35,303
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,007
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,082

    Why we think it’s a great listen: How do you one-up a book that’s already a global literary phenomenon? Hire Simon Vance to (flawlessly) interpret the loves, lives, and murders of Sweden’s cold and secret-filled world. A spellbinding amalgam of murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue. It's about the disappearance 40 years ago of Harriet Vanger, a young scion of one of the wealthiest families in Sweden.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Classic Mystery with Wonderful Characters

    • By Robert on 12-22-08

    Regular price: $24.50

    • A Rose for the Crown

    • By: Anne Easter Smith
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 25 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 342
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 265
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 260

    In A Rose for the Crown, we meet one of history's alleged villains through the eyes of a captivating new heroine, the woman who was the mother of his illegitimate children, a woman who loved him for who he really was, no matter what the cost to herself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love story

    • By suzanne on 04-24-08

    Regular price: $42.60

    • Alone

    • By: Lisa Gardner
    • Narrated by: Anna Fields
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,693
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2,143
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,134

    As a sniper with the elite Massachusetts State Police SWAT Team, Bobby Dodge saved a woman and her young son by shooting her armed husband. But vicious rumors begin to circulate the next morning when Bobby loses his gun and his privileges. It turns out the dead man was the son of a prominent Boston judge and had accused his wife of poisoning their son.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, annoying characterizations.

    • By Jacqueline Dolata on 03-06-13

    Regular price: $26.60

    • The Da Vinci Code

    • A Novel
    • By: Dan Brown
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 16 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,529
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,016
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,070

    While in Paris on business, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call. The elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum, a baffling cipher found near the body. As Langdon and gifted French cryptologist, Sophie Neveu, sort through the bizarre riddle, they are stunned to discover a trail of clues hidden in the works of Da Vinci, clues visible for all to see and yet ingeniously disguised by the painter.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent book and narration!

    • By Elizabeth on 08-09-05

    Regular price: $39.93

    • A Piece of Cake

    • A Memoir
    • By: Cupcake Brown
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin
    • Length: 21 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,194
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 998
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 997

    There are shelves of memoirs about overcoming the death of a parent, childhood abuse, rape, drug addiction, miscarriage, alcoholism, hustling, gangbanging, near-death injuries, drug dealing, prostitution, or homelessness. Cupcake Brown survived all these things before she'd even turned 20.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing , Brutal, Inspiring

    • By Kim on 07-02-10

    Regular price: $39.93

    • The English Patient

    • By: Michael Ondaatje
    • Narrated by: Christopher Cazenove
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 494
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 385
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 391

    With ravishing beauty and unsettling intelligence, Michael Ondaatje's Booker Prize-winning novel traces the intersection of four damaged lives in an Italian villa at the end of World War II. Hana, the exhausted nurse; the maimed thief, Caravaggio; the wary sapper, Kip: each is haunted by the riddle of the English patient, the nameless, burned man who lies in an upstairs room and whose memories of passion, betrayal, and rescue illuminates this audiobook like flashes of heat lightening.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 4 lives in the aftermath of WWII

    • By Leslie A. Foote on 07-08-07

    Regular price: $35.93

    • What Got You Here Won't Get You There

    • How Successful People Become Even More Successful!
    • By: Marshall Goldsmith, Mark Reiter
    • Narrated by: Marc Cashman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,885
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,356
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,339

    What's holding you back? Marshall Goldsmith is an expert at helping global leaders overcome their (sometimes unconscious) annoying habits and attaining a higher level of success. His one-on-one coaching comes with a six-figure price tag. But with this audiobook, you'll get Marshall's great advice without the hefty fee!

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good book, but didn't lend to the audio format

    • By Carla on 03-21-11

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Lost World

    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 15 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,678
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,907
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,915

    It is now six years since the secret disaster at Jurassic Park, six years since the extraordinary dream of science and imagination came to a crashing end - the dinosaurs destroyed, the park dismantled, the island indefinitely closed to the public. But there are rumors that something has survived.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dodgson! We've got Dodgson here...

    • By Cage on 05-17-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Red Rabbit

    • By: Tom Clancy
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 26 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,317
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,617
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,623

    Tom Clancy returns to Jack Ryan's early days, in an extraordinary new novel of global political drama. Ryan's first days on the job at the CIA put him into a high-stakes game, playing for the life of the Pope and the stability of the Western world.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • First Tom Clancy Book I ever hear, and worth it.

    • By Adam on 12-30-03

    Regular price: $51.93

    • The Kiss

    • By: Danielle Steel
    • Narrated by: Joseph Siravo
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 280
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 198
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 202

    In a novel that is as compelling as it is compassionate, Danielle Steel weaves a story of courage in the face of unimaginable loss. With the grace of a master storyteller, she explores the strength it takes to conquer our greatest fears, showing us how the toughest choices can yield the most unexpected rewards...and how the longest, most winding journeys can begin with a single kiss.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 'What a Kiss' ........

    • By Lyn on 09-07-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Airframe

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Crichton
    • Narrated by: Frances Cassidy
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,843
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,235
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,237

    Airframe is nonstop Crichton: the extraordinary mixture of super suspense and authentic information on a subject of compelling interest that has been a Crichton hallmark since The Andromeda Strain.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Try it, you'll like it.

    • By Robert Solomon on 04-04-03

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Sword of Shannara

    • The Shannara Series, Book 1
    • By: Terry Brooks
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 26 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7,051
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5,795
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5,818

    Long ago, the wars of the ancient Evil ruined the world. In peaceful Shady Vale, half-elfin Shea Ohmsford knows little of such troubles. But the supposedly dead Warlock Lord is plotting to destroy everything in his wake. The sole weapon against this Power of Darkness is the Sword of Shannara, which can be used only by a true heir of Shannara. On Shea, last of the bloodline, rests the hope of all the races.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Derivative, Bland, Annoying

    • By John Owen on 08-01-16

    Regular price: $55.93

    • A Fine Balance

    • By: Rohinton Mistry
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 24 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,223
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 869
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 871

    In the India of the mid-1970s, Indira Gandhi's government has just come to power. It institutionalizes corruption and arbitrary force, most oppressive to the poorest and weakest people under its sway. Against this backdrop, in an unnamed city by the sea, four people struggle to survive. Dina, Maneck, and two tailors, the Untouchables Om and Ishvar, who are sewing in Dina's service, undergo a series of reversals.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Praise for the Narrator as much as the Writer

    • By Karen P. Smith on 05-10-09

    Regular price: $55.93

    • The Templar Legacy

    • A Novel
    • By: Steve Berry
    • Narrated by: Paul Michael
    • Length: 15 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,726
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,073
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,073

    The ancient order of the Knights Templar possessed untold wealth and absolute power over kings and popes until the Inquisition, when they were wiped from the face of the earth, their hidden riches lost. But now two forces vying for the treasure have learned that it is not at all what they thought it was, and its true nature could change the modern world.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dan Brown... eat your heart out

    • By Bonnie-Ann on 07-22-12

    Regular price: $39.93

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