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  1. Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man Audiobook Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man
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  2. The Sin Eater Audiobook The Sin Eater
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  3. Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Be Audiobook Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Be
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  4. Near Dark: A Thriller Audiobook Near Dark: A Thriller
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  5. Coming Home to Island House Audiobook Coming Home to Island House
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  6. Outsider: A Novel of Suspense Audiobook Outsider: A Novel of Suspense
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  7. What You Wish For: A Novel Audiobook What You Wish For: A Novel
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  8. The Alchemist Audiobook The Alchemist
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  9. Relationship Goals: How to Win at Dating, Marriage, and Sex Audiobook Relationship Goals: How to Win at Dating, Marriage, and Sex
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  10. Tempt Me Audiobook Tempt Me
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Dusting Contours: With Breath of Whispered Words Audiobook

Dusting Contours: With Breath of Whispered Words

Author: Nicola Ravenscroft Narrator: Craig Van Ness Release Date: March 2020

Dusting Contours is a contemplation on the nature of love, passion, devotion, loss, and joy. An anthology of thirty-one spoken-word performances set to profoundly contemplative music and ambient soundscapes, this sensitive and moving work of art explores the sensual, the passionate, the maternal, the magical, and the sacred. With verse written by British sculptor and songwriter Nicola Ravenscoft; new music composed and performed by her late husband, musician and legendary saxophonist Raphael Ravenscroft; and spoken-word performances by Nicola Ravenscroft and actor-producer Craig Van Ness, Dusting Contours takes the listener on an exquisitely beautiful journey through the human heart. .. neverendingly to love unconditionally .... in deep gratitude ..to Raphaeland to my son Jamie (aka Biometrix)for the laughter, the music, and the love.. through it all ..

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Hamlet Audiobook

Hamlet

Author: William Shakespeare Narrator: Thomas Willson Release Date: March 2020

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatizes the revenge Prince Hamlet exacts on his uncle Claudius for murdering King Hamlet, Claudius's brother and Prince Hamlet's father, and then succeeding to the throne and taking as his wife Gertrude, the old king's widow and Prince Hamlet's mother. The play vividly portrays both true and feigned madness – from overwhelming grief to seething rage – and explores themes of treachery, revenge, incest, and moral corruption.

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David Dean Bottrell Makes Love: A One-Man Show Audiobook

David Dean Bottrell Makes Love: A One-Man Show

Author: David Dean Bottrell Narrator: David Dean Bottrell Release Date: February 2020

Presenting an original audiobook performance of the stage production of David Dean Bottrell Makes Love, starring actor-Writer-Monologist, David Dean Bottrell. In the newly revised 2019 version of the show, David Dean Bottrell performed his highly-acclaimed comic storytelling show that the Los Angeles Times called 'hysterical' and SoCal Public Radio deemed 'profane, hilarious, and moving.' Bottrell revisits how love and sex (or the lack thereof) have affected the course of his life from age five to the present. This audiobook features both live and in-studio recordings of the monologues from David Dean Bottrell Makes Love. Cover photograph © RichardWrightPhotography.com

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Behind the Sheet Audiobook

Behind the Sheet

An important medical breakthrough has a shameful history. In 1840's Alabama, a slave-owning doctor performs medical experiments on involuntary subjects - enslaved women - in an effort to solve the problem of fistulas, a post-childbirth anomaly. As the experiments proceed, and he gets close to a solution, the women try to survive and even find dignity in the face of inhuman treatment. Includes conversations with playwright Charly Evon Simpson and Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens, author of Medical Bondage: Race, Gender and the Origins of American Gynecology. Recorded at The Invisible Studios, West Hollywood, in August 2019. Behind the Sheet is part of L.A. Theatre Works' Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Lead funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, bridging science and the arts in the modern world. Directed by Rosalind Ayres, Inger Tudor Producing Director Susan Albert Loewenberg Monica McSwain as Mary Matthew Floyd Miller as Samuel and Edward Dominique Morisseau as Dinah Larry Powell as Lewis and Benjamin Devon Sorvari as Josephine Jasmine St. Clair as Betty Josh Stamberg as George Danielle Moné Truitt as Sally Karen Malina White as Philomena Narrated by Inger Tudor Associate Artistic Director, Anna Lyse Erikson. Sound Designer and Mixing Engineer: Mark Holden for The Invisible Studios, West Hollywood. Senior Radio Producer, Ronn Lipkin. Foley Artist, Jeff Gardner. Recording Engineer and Editor: Neil Wogensen.

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Macbeth Audiobook

Macbeth

Author: William Shakespeare Narrator: Full Cast Release Date: February 2020

Foretold he will be king, Macbeth embarks on a path of murderous treason, stopping at nothing to seize the throne... Recorded at Glamis Castle in Scotland with a full cast, Almost Tangible's multi-award winning Macbeth is a gripping, immersive sound experience that puts the listener at the heart of the action in Shakespeare's epic drama about power, ambition, passion, and betrayal. Listen on headphones for the best experience! “Like having a film running in your ears” Royal National Institute of Blind People, UK

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29 Plus One Finn’s Story Audiobook

29 Plus One Finn’s Story

Author: Annheete Oakley & David Giammarino Narrator: Finn Parker Release Date: February 2020

Have You Ever Wondered What Makes Life Worth Living? Your every single day is packed with thousands of thoughts, emotions and feelings. Unimaginable happiness can be followed by devastating loss and numbing depression can be replaced by love. Until you fall asleep. And then you wake up. And life begins its rollercoaster ride again. 29 Plus One This is not your typical story book. This book is an opportunity. This life Story will act as a crystal clear mirror that will allow you to embark on a unique adventure of self-reflection. And you will hopefully emerge a different person. Filled with hope, self-awareness and an insatiable drive to live every single moment to the fullest. Both good and bad, both happy and sad. What Does “29 Plus One” Mean? Brace yourself for a journey through your deepest thoughts, fears, and emotions. This life story will act as the vessel that will help you navigate through life’s stormy waters. And you will reach your destination. Your inner haven, your peace of mind. How? By looking into your mirror through the sensitive, brave, and inspired eyes of a poetic storyteller. Why Choose This Book? Because you want to come closer to your inner child. Because you want to examine yourself and the world around you. Because you want something more. Do You Know Someone Who Could Use Some Inspiration? Spoil your loved ones with a special gift. Surprise them with a copy of 29 Plus One today and allow them to take a break from their hectic lifestyle and decompress their mind. Don’t Hesitate! Indulge Yourself In A Poetic Journey Of Self-Discovery! Click “Buy Now” & Grab A Copy Of 29 Plus One Today!

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When Black Men Murder: Black Lives Does Not Matter to these Black Men Audiobook

When Black Men Murder: Black Lives Does Not Matter to these Black Men

Author: Yu'wrian Rise Narrator: Gerren Willis Release Date: February 2020

'Black lives are important and they matter, unfortunately, the black men in this book does not care about black lives. They express their thirst for killing, and the enjoyment of it without remorse. Black men are dying by the thousands in America every year, and it is disturbing that they are not heeding the call for peace and nonviolence. Black men are the number one murderers of black women and children, and it is destroying families and communities for a generation. I understand the testimony of these black men are troubling of how they murdered their victims, however, we must listen, and find ways of obstructing their insane thrill for killing.'

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La odisea [versión completa] Audiobook

La odisea [versión completa]

Author: Homero Narrator: Ely Garcia Release Date: February 2020

La odisea es un poema épico escrito por Homero del Siglo XV. Esta versión es fiel al texto original. El narrador habla claramente y el audio es de la mejor calidad. No hay una manera mejor para disfrutar esta obra clásica.

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Pressure Audiobook

Pressure

A Scottish meteorologist locks horns with his American counterpart as both men try to convince General Dwight D. Eisenhower that they can accurately predict the atmospheric conditions needed to launch the greatest amphibious assault in the history of mankind - the D-Day invasion. Recorded before a live audience at the UCLA James Bridges Theater in October 2019. Director: Martin Jarvis Producing Director: Susan Albert Loewenberg Jonathan Cake as Group Captain James Stagg Josh Cole as Lieutenant Andrew Carter Sarah Drew as Kay Summersby Mike McShane as Colonel Irving P. Krick James Morrison as General Dwight D. Eisenhower Darren Richardson as Electrician, Air Chief Marshal Trafford Leigh-Mallory, Commander Franklin André Sogliuzzo as General "Tooey" Spaatz, Lieutenant Battersby Matthew Wolf as Admiral Bertram Ramsay, Hamilton Associate Artistic Director: Anna Lyse Erikson Recording Engineer, Sound Designer, Mixer: Mark Holden for The Invisible Studios, West Hollywood Senior Radio Producer: Ronn Lipkin Foley Artist: Brian DeShazor Production Manager: Erica R. Christensen Editor: Mitchell Lindskoog

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The Magic Barrel Audiobook

The Magic Barrel

From the author of The Natural comes a classic short story about a young rabbinical student and his fateful encounter with an enigmatic matchmaker. A co-production with the National Jewish Theater. Recorded before a live audience at Chicago's Guest Quarters Suite Hotel in July 1992. Adapted and Directed by Arnold Aprill Producing Director Susan Albert Loewenberg Shelley Berman as Salzman David Cromer as Leo Finkle Marge Kotlisky as Mrs. Salzman Naama Potok as Lily Hirschorn Malcolm Rothman as The Narrator Jensen Wheeler as Stella Radio Producer: Robert Neuhaus Recording Engineer: Larry Rock

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Hamlet Audiobook

Hamlet

Author: William Shakespeare Narrator: Edward Beesley Release Date: January 2020

Enjoy this InAudio unabdridged edition of Hamlet by William Shakespeare. Experience the drama and tragedy of the Prince of Denmark’s tale told in a fresh new audiobook edition. Hamlet by William Shakespeare is one of the Shakespeare’s most well-known and beloved tragedy plays. Set in Denmark, it tells the story of Hamlet, a man whose father was murdered and replaced by Hamlet’s uncle Claudius. The play follows Hamlet as he discovers the truth of his father’s fate and becomes more and more distressed and enraged as he plots vengeance against his uncle. The beautifully written soliloquy's give listeners the inside look of Hamlet’s mind as he sorts through this tragedy–and the continuing tragedies that unfold throughout the play. One of the best elements of Hamlet is the amount that is left to the interpretation of the reader–you can decide for yourself whether Hamlet’s journey is one into madness or clarity, if his father’s ghost is meant to help or harm, if the queen was a part of the murder plot, and other such fascinating questions. Whatever your final interpretations of the events within the five-act play, the experience of Hamlet is like none other.

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Romeo and Juliet Audiobook

Romeo and Juliet

Author: William Shakespeare Narrator: Erin Bateman Release Date: January 2020

“For never was a story of more woe, than this of Juliet and her Romeo” –Romeo and Juliet Act 5, Scene 3 In Verona, Italy, two young people in love defy their families demands and pursue their love for one another above societal expectations. Their decisions and pursuit of love send ripples throughout their family and friend circles, causing controversy and consequences. For centuries, the tale of the young star-crossed lovers has been a mainstay of both the literary canon and popular culture. This is one of William Shakespeare’s most known and beloved works with timeless themes and prose. This exclusive InAudio edition of Romeo and Juliet contains introductory content to supplement the play’s text, including a brief plot summary, major character descriptions, and the historical context of the book.

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