Literary Nonfiction

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    • Essays on a Human-Centered Planet
    • By: John Green
    • Narrated by: John Green
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Release date: 05-18-21
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 7,389 ratings
    • Number-one best-selling author John Green presents a deeply moving and insightful collection of personal essays adapted and expanded from his groundbreaking podcast....

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    • How a Bunch of Rabble-Rousers, Outsiders, and Ne'er-do-wells, Concocted Creative Nonfiction
    • By: Lee Gutkind
    • Narrated by: Lee Gutkind
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Release date: 02-27-24
    • Language: English
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    • In the 1970s, Lee Gutkind, a leather-clad hippie motorcyclist and former public relations writer, fought his way into the academy. His goal: to make creative nonfiction an accepted academic discipline, one as vital as poetry, drama, and fiction.

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    • The Craft of Literary Nonfiction
    • By: Phillip Lopate
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
    • Release date: 02-12-13
    • Language: English
    • 4 out of 5 stars 76 ratings
    • A phenomenal master class shaped by Lopate’s informative, accessible tone, and immense gift for storytelling, To Show and To Tell listens like a long walk with a favorite professor....

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    • By: Claudia Tate - editor
    • Narrated by: Allyson Johnson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 01-10-23
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 8 ratings
    • The book highlights the practices and critical linkages between the work and lived experiences of Black women writers whose work laid the foundation for many who have come after....

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    • By: Jacqueline Woodson
    • Narrated by: Jacqueline Woodson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 55 mins
    • Release date: 08-28-14
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,258 ratings
    • Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s....

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    • Surviving a Lost Childhood
    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Dan Bittner
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 01-12-21
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 198 ratings
    • A middle grade memoir from a living literary legend, giving listeners a new perspective on the origins of Gary Paulsen's famed survival stories....

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    • A Photobiography of Edgar Allan Poe
    • By: Karen Lange
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
    • Release date: 05-01-13
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings
    • Nevermore brings one of America’s most enigmatic writers to the attention of a new generation of children....

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    • The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear
    • By: Lindsay Mattick
    • Narrated by: Erin Moon
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Release date: 02-08-16
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 52 ratings
    • Before Winnie-the-Pooh, there was a real bear named Winnie. And she was a girl! Here is the remarkable true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh....

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    • Poems and Writing by Teenage Girls
    • By: Betsy Franco
    • Narrated by: Ali Ahn
    • Length: 51 mins
    • Release date: 05-09-12
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings
    • Teenage girls have a lot to say, and poet Betsy Franco shares some of it in this unique work.....

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    • By: Jackie Torrence
    • Narrated by: Jackie Torrence
    • Length: 1 hr
    • Release date: 10-20-00
    • Language: English
    • 4 out of 5 stars 36 ratings
    • One of America's favorite African-American storytellers remembers her childhood in tender, unforgettable new stories....

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    • A Holocaust Testimony (Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Series)
    • By: William Schiff, Rosalie Schiff, Craig Hanley
    • Narrated by: Michael Fischbein
    • Length: 4 hrs and 39 mins
    • Release date: 01-29-14
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 123 ratings
    • In 1941, newlyweds William and Rosalie Schiff are forcibly separated and sent on their individual odysseys through a surreal maze of hate....

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    • A Heartfelt Journey Through Cape Cod: A Slice of Heaven on Earth. A Memoir Set in the Picturesque Seaside of Massachusetts, 20th Century.
    • By: Russell Evans
    • Narrated by: Virtual Voice
    • Length: 1 hr and 44 mins
    • Release date: 06-13-24
    • Language: English
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    • A memoir set in Cape Cod during the early to mid-20th century. *Cape Cod Dream* is an enchanting memoir set in the picturesque and charming Cape ...

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    • By: Zora Neale Hurston
    • Narrated by: Ruby Dee
    • Length: 2 hrs and 57 mins
    • Release date: 12-16-99
    • Language: English
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 365 ratings
    • In Mules and Men, some of the rich cultural heritage of black America is revealed and preserved....

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    • Essays
    • By: Jonathan Franzen
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Franzen, Brian d'Arcy James
    • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
    • Release date: 01-29-13
    • Language: English
    • 4 out of 5 stars 136 ratings
    • Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections was the best-loved and most-written-about novel of 2001. Nearly every in-depth review of it discussed what became known as "The Harper's Essay," Franzen's controversial 1996 investigation of the fate of the American novel....

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    • By: Alfred Kazin
    • Narrated by: Steven Jay Cohen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 11-28-23
    • Language: English
    • 5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings
    • A classic portrait of immigrant life in the early decades of the twentieth century, A Walker in the City is a tour of tenements, subways, and synagogues—but also a universal story of the desires and fears we experience as we try to leave our small, familiar neighborhoods for something new....

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