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The bootlegger

Clive Cussler · Recorded Books
Format: Audio CD

It is 1920, and both Prohibition and bootlegging are in full swing. When Isaac Bell's boss and lifelong friend Joseph Van Dorn is shot and nearly killed leading the high-speed chase of a rum-running vessel, Bell swears to him that he will hunt down the lawbreakers, but he doesn't know what...
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Cakewalk : a novel

Rita Mae Brown · Recorded Books
Format: Audiobook

Set against the backdrop of America emerging from World War I, Cakewalk provides an entertaining look at a small town straddling the Mason Dixon line, where the townsfolk remain split between good and bad, or love and sex, or male and female, or politics and sobriety, and the inimitable,...
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I Think You're Totally Wrong

David Shields · Recorded Books
Format: Audio CD

Unabridged Nonfiction 5 compact discs5.5 hours,
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Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival

Peter Stark · HarperCollins and Blackstone Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

[Read by Michael Kramer]The incredible true story of the men who permanently altered the nation's landscape and its global standing. -- In the tradition of The Lost City of Z and Skeleton in the Zahara, Astoria is the thrilling, true-adventure tale of the 1810 Astor Expedition, an epic,...
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The Jealous Kind

James Lee Burke · Audioworks
Format: Audiobook

From award-winning, New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke - an atmospheric, powerful, coming-of-age story set in 1950s Texas, as the specter of the Korean War looms.On its surface, life in Houston in the 1950s is as you'd expect: stoic fathers, restless teens, drive-in movies,...
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Cress

Marissa Meyer · Macmillan Young Listeners; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

In this third book in Marissa Meyer's bestselling Lunar Chronicles series, Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. Together, they're plotting to overthrow Queen Levana and prevent her army from invading Earth.Their best hope lies with...
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The Great Courses: Death, Dying, and the Afterlife: Lessons from World Cultures

Mark Berkson · Great Courses/The Teaching Company
Pages: 228
Format: Audiobook

After thousands of years of pondering it, we still find death one of life's most perplexing mysteries. Many cultures view death as a window into the true meaning of life.These 24 lectures looking at this often feared subject are an uplifting, meaningful, and multidisciplinary exploration...
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Dimestore : a writer's life

Lee Smith · Recorded Books
Format: Audiobook

The novelist traces her early years in the small coal mining town of Grundy, Virginia, in the Appalachian Mountains, where she first learned to tell stories by listening to the customers at her father's dimestore.
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The Houseguest

Kim Brooks · Highbrook
Format: Audiobook

It is the summer of 1941 and Abe Auer, a Russian immigrant and small-town junkyard owner, has become disenchanted with his life. When his friend Max Hoffman, a local rabbi with a dark past, asks Abe to take in a European refugee, he agrees, unaware that the woman is a volatile, alluring...
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Foreign Agent: A Thriller

Brad Thor · Simon & Schuster Audio
Format: Audiobook

"The best thriller of the year...an exciting and entertaining read." - The Washington Times "A top-notch thriller." - Bill O'Reilly From #1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor - a brilliant thriller as "current as tomorrow's headlines." Terrorism...
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Dark Bites: A Short Story Collection

Sherrilyn Kenyon · MacMillan Audio
Format: Audiobook

For years, fans have been clamoring for an all-in-one collection of #1 bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon's novellas. At their enthusiastic behest, we have delivered this brand-new short story collection, Dark Bites, including stories previously exclusive to Sherrilyn's website,...
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The innocents

Ace Atkins · Recorded Books
Format: Audiobook

She was just seventeen, a high school dropout named Milly Jones, found walking down the middle of the highway, engulfed in flames. Even in a tough Mississippi county like Tibbehah, it shatters the community, and it is up to Sheriff Quinn Colson, back on the job after a year away, and his deputy...
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