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  1. The Handmaid's Tale Audiobook The Handmaid's Tale
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  3. In at the Deep End Audiobook In at the Deep End
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  5. The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties Audiobook The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties
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  8. The Beekeeper of Aleppo: A moving testament to the human spirit Audiobook The Beekeeper of Aleppo: A moving testament to the human spirit
  9. Hired: Six Months Undercover in Low-Wage Britain Audiobook Hired: Six Months Undercover in Low-Wage Britain
  10. The Whisper Man: The chilling must-read thriller of summer 2019 Audiobook The Whisper Man: The chilling must-read thriller of summer 2019
Outsource Your Book: Your Guide to Getting Your Business Book Ghostwritten, Published, and Launched Audiobook

Outsource Your Book: Your Guide to Getting Your Business Book Ghostwritten, Published, and Launched

Author: Alinka Rutkowska Narrator: Sherry Granader Release Date: June 2019

Outsource Your Book shares the secrets of a USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author on how to hire experts to write, publish, and launch your bestseller. Warning: listening to this book and following the advice within can result in having your name on a bestselling book and on top of the charts. Discover the seventeen steps known only to bestselling authors of going from a book idea to a six-figure funnel, including: How to position your book so that it's a bestseller-you have to do this before it's written;Where to hire a pro to craft a clever book outline;How to hire the right interviewer who can get your ideas out of your head;How to turn your ideas into a masterfully crafted manuscript; How to know which of the three different types of editing you will need;How and where to hire for the interior layout and formatting of your book;Where to hire a designer for an attention-grabbing cover and why the right cover can make or break your book sales;How to optimize your book for online sales so that it pops up on top of any search results; Where to find the pros to launch your book to bestseller status and to reach libraries and foreign markets; andMuch more!Outsource Your Book answers the question: How do I turn my business book idea into a bestseller by hiring out? Discover the seventeen steps to becoming an authority, building credibility, preparing for a consultancy, and leaving a legacy. Your book awaits you.

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Pronúncia em inglês: Pronuncie Perfeitamente em 4 Meses - Divertido & Fácil Audiobook

Pronúncia em inglês: Pronuncie Perfeitamente em 4 Meses - Divertido & Fácil

Author: Ken Xiao Narrator: Various Release Date: June 2019

Você quer aprender a pronunciar o inglês, mas existem tantos livros. Você não sabe qual é o livro certo para você, nem qual livro pode fornecer os resultados que deseja. Agora, veja isto: Meu nome é Ken Xiao. Eu não falava nada de inglês quando me mudei para os Estados Unidos aos 17 anos de idade, mas veja meu inglês agora! O áudio desta livro é a minha voz! Neste livro, você aprenderá a pronunciar inglês com um professor de inglês bem sucedido, eu, que já passou pelo o que você está passando agora. Você aprenderá a pronunciar inglês perfeitamente em quatro meses, com uma precisão de 100%, como eu! Vamos treinar nossos ouvidos para escutar as leves diferenças entre sons similares, e treinar nossa boca para pronunciar as leves diferenças entre sons similares. Para iniciantes, vamos aprender como pronunciar inglês perfeitamente do início. Para alunos intermediários, vamos corrigir nossa pronúncia e, então, aperfeiçoá-la. Para alunos avançados, vamos descobrir o que estamos errando e, então, fazer do jeito certo. Para todos os alunos, vamos fazer isso mesmo se tivermos pouco tempo disponível. Neste livro, você vai: 1. Aprender a pronúncia do inglês. 2. Aperfeiçoar sua pronúncia do inglês. 3. Fazê-lo facilmente. 4. Divertir-se. Aprender a pronúncia do inglês de forma eficaz! Siga meus passos neste livro para aprender a pronúncia do inglês e pronunciar perfeitamente com 100% de precisão! Vamos alcançar isso em quatro meses e nos divertir. Compre este livro agora!

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A Delicate Aggression: Savagery and Survival in the Iowa Writers' Workshop Audiobook

A Delicate Aggression: Savagery and Survival in the Iowa Writers' Workshop

Author: David O. Dowling Narrator: Grover Gardner Release Date: May 2019

A vibrant history of the renowned and often controversial Iowa Writers' Workshop and its celebrated alumni and faculty As the world's preeminent creative writing program, the Iowa Writers' Workshop has produced an astonishing number of distinguished writers and poets since its establishment in 1936. Its alumni and faculty include twenty-eight Pulitzer Prize winners, six US poet laureates, and numerous National Book Award winners. This volume follows the program from its rise to prominence in the early 1940s under director Paul Engle, who promoted the "workshop" method of classroom peer criticism. Meant to simulate the rigors of editorial and critical scrutiny in the publishing industry, this educational style created an environment of both competition and community, cooperation and rivalry. Focusing on some of the exceptional authors who have participated in the program-such as Flannery O'Connor, Dylan Thomas, Kurt Vonnegut, Jane Smiley, Sandra Cisneros, T. C. Boyle, and Marilynne Robinson-David Dowling examines how the Iowa Writers' Workshop has shaped professional authorship, publishing industries, and the course of American literature.

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Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style: The UK Edition Audiobook

Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style: The UK Edition

Author: Benjamin Dreyer Narrator: Alison Fraser, Benjamin Dreyer Release Date: May 2019

Random House presents the audiobook edition of Dreyer's English written by Benjamin Dreyer, read by Benjamin Dreyer and Alison Fraser. 'An utterly delightful book to read, Dreyer's English will stand among the classics on how to use the English language properly.' ELIZABETH STROUT 'A complete joy. For those who care about words - and for those who don't - Dreyer's English is the book we have all been waiting for. Wise, funny, no-nonsense, stylish and brilliantly practical. Ditch the beach books this year; take this instead.' RACHEL JOYCE An indispensable, New York Times-bestselling guide to the craft of writing from Random House's long-time copy chief and one of Twitter's leading language gurus. We all write, all the time: books, blogs, tweets, emails, emails, emails - and we all want to write better. Benjamin Dreyer is here to help. As Random House's copy chief, Dreyer has upheld the standards of the legendary publisher for more than two decades. He is beloved by authors and editors alike - not to mention his followers on social media - for playfully, brilliantly deconstructing the English language. Dreyer's English is the distillation of everything he has learned from copyediting thousands of books, the perfect guide not just for writers but for everyone who wants to put their best prose foot forward. Both authoritative and amusing, Dreyer's English offers lessons on punctuation, from the underloved semicolon to the enigmatic en-dash; the rules and non-rules of grammar, including why it's OK to begin a sentence with 'And' or 'But' and to confidently split an infinitive; and why it's best to avoid the doldrums of the Wan Intensifiers and Throat Clearers, including 'very', 'rather', 'of course', and the dreaded 'actually'. And yes: 'Only godless savages eschew the Oxford comma.' Stuffed with advice, insider wisdom, and fun facts, this book will prove to be invaluable to everyone who wants to shore up their writing skills, mandatory for people who spend their time editing and shaping other people's prose, and - perhaps best of all - an utter treat for anyone who simply revels in language. This book is written in British English. 'A fascinating guide to grammatical 'rights' and 'wrongs' - practical and useful' SUNDAY TIMES 'Benjamin Dreyer's brilliant, pithy, incandescently intelligent book is to contemporary writing what Geoffrey Chaucer's poetry was to medieval English: a gift that broadens and deepens the art and the science of literature by illustrating that convention should not stand in the way of creativity, so long as that creativity is expressed with clarity and with conviction.' JON MEACHAM 'Meet the guardian of grammar who wants to help you be a better writer. Benjamin Dreyer sees language the way an epicure sees food. And he finds sloppiness everywhere he looks.' THE NEW YORK TIMES 'Playful, smart, self-conscious, and personal . . . One encounters wisdom and good sense on nearly every page of Dreyer's English.' WALL STREET JOURNAL 'Destined to become a classic.' THE MILLIONS 'A mind-blower--sure to jumpstart any writing project, just by exposing you, the writer, to Dreyer's astonishing level of sentence-awareness.' GEORGE SAUNDERS 'Dreyer can help you . . . with tips on punctuation and spelling. . . . Even better: He'll entertain you while he's at it.' NEWSDAY 'It is Benjamin Dreyer's intense love for the English language and his passion for the subject that make the experience of reading Dreyer's English such a pleasure, almost regardless of the invaluable and practical purpose his book serves in such dark and confusing times for grammar and meaning.' AYELET WALDMAN & MICHAEL CHABON 'An informative and entertaining handbook on how to write clearer English. It's pithy, witty and a near perfect example of the kind of writing it advocates' STING 'This work is that rare writing handbook that writers might actually want to read straight through, rather than simply consult.' PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

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Learn German with Stories: Digital in Dresden: 10 Short Stories for Beginners Audiobook

Learn German with Stories: Digital in Dresden: 10 Short Stories for Beginners

Author: André Klein Narrator: André Klein Release Date: May 2019

Experience the ninth episode of the Dino lernt Deutsch story series for German learners on your stereo or headphones, at home or on the go! Dino lands a promising new office job in Dresden with stable pay and promotion opportunities, but it's only so long before corporate implications force him to make a tough decision. The narration speed and style of this audiobook is aimed at beginners and intermediates, with special emphasis on clear pronunciation, so that you can easily pause and repeat words and phrases whenever you please. (To get the most out of this audiobook we recommend listening while reading through a paperback or ebook edition of 'Learn German with Stories: Digital in Dresden - 10 Short Stories for Beginners' and working through the exercises.) Playing time: 1:32:21 Written and narrated by André Klein Copyright 2019,

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Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing,  Audiobook

Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction (Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing,

Author: Jack Hart Narrator: Christopher Grove Release Date: May 2019

From the work of the New Journalists in the 1960s, to the New Yorker essays of John McPhee, Susan Orlean, Atul Gawande, and a host of others, to narratives such as Mary Roach's Stiff, narrative nonfiction has come into its own. Yet writers looking for guidance on reporting and writing true stories have had few places to turn for advice. Now in Storycraft, Jack Hart, a former managing editor of the Oregonian who guided several Pulitzer Prize-winning narratives to publication, delivers what will certainly become the definitive guide to the methods and mechanics of crafting narrative nonfiction. Hart covers what writers in this genre need to know, from understanding story theory and structure, to mastering point of view and such basic elements as scene, action, and character, to drafting, revising, and editing work for publication. Revealing the stories behind the stories, Hart brings listeners into the process of developing nonfiction narratives by sharing tips, anecdotes, and recommendations he forged during his decades-long career in journalism. From there, he expands the discussion to other well-known writers to show the broad range of texts, styles, genres, and media to which his advice applies.

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Mastering the Art of Oral Presentations: Winning Orals, Speeches, and Stand-Up Presentations Audiobook

Mastering the Art of Oral Presentations: Winning Orals, Speeches, and Stand-Up Presentations

Author: Dan Fulop, John Parker Stewart Narrator: Steve Menasche Release Date: May 2019

Proven techniques to win over any audience and make any sale Mastering the Art of Oral Presentations is your expert guide to delivering memorable and effective speeches and presentations. Whether selling a product, offering a service, or bidding for a contract, your oral presentation skills can often determine success or failure. This invaluable resource delivers real-world advice and proven strategies to elevate your game and close the deal. Comprehensive coverage of preparation procedures, delivery techniques, and presentation strategies provide you with the tools and knowledge to motivate and persuade your audience. Emphasizing real-world versatility, this unique book delivers methods equally effective to both individual and team presentations. Drawing from decades of experience, authors John Parker Stewart and Don Fulop offer keen insight into the process of winning over an audience. From topics ranging from rhetorical devices and visual cues to body language and stage presence, this expert guide will help convey a take-home message that resonates and endures long after your presentation has concluded.

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The Book Business: What Everyone Needs to Know Audiobook

The Book Business: What Everyone Needs to Know

Author: Mike Shatzkin, Robert Paris Riger Narrator: Kyle Tait Release Date: May 2019

Many of us read books every day, either electronically or in print. We remember the books that shaped our ideas about the world as children, go back to favorite books year after year, give or lend books to loved ones and friends to share the stories we've loved especially, and discuss important books with fellow readers in book clubs and online communities. But for all the ways books influence us, teach us, challenge us, and connect us, many of us remain in the dark as to where they come from and how the mysterious world of publishing truly works. How are books created and how do they get to readers? The Book Business: What Everyone Needs to Know® introduces those outside the industry to the world of book publishing. Covering everything from the beginnings of modern book publishing early in the twentieth century to the current concerns over the alleged death of print, digital reading, and the rise of Amazon, Mike Shatzkin and Robert Paris Riger provide a succinct and insightful survey of the industry in an accessible question-and-answer format. The authors, veterans of 'trade publishing,' or the branch of the business that puts books in our hands through libraries or bookstores, answer questions from the basic to the cutting-edge, providing a guide for curious beginners and outsiders.

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Conversational German Dialogues: Over 100 German Conversations and Short Stories Audiobook

Conversational German Dialogues: Over 100 German Conversations and Short Stories

Author: Lingo Mastery Narrator: Anna Butterworth, Anne Jungbluth, Edoardo Camponeschi, Kai Powalla Release Date: May 2019

Is conversational German turning a little too tricky for you? Do you have no idea how to order a meal or book a room at a hotel? If your answer to any of the previous questions was 'Yes', then this book is for you! If there's even been something tougher than learning the grammar rules of a new language, it's finding the way to speak with other people in that tongue. Any student knows this - we can try our best at practicing, but you always want to avoid making embarrassing mistakes or not getting your message through correctly. 'How do I get out of this situation?' many students ask themselves, to no avail, but no answer is forthcoming. Until now. We have compiled MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED conversational German stories for beginners along with their translations, allowing new German speakers to have the necessary tools to begin studying how to set a meeting, rent a car or tell a doctor that they don't feel well. We're not wasting time here with conversations that don't go anywhere: if you want to know how to solve problems (while learning a ton of German along the way, obviously), this book is for you! How Conversational German Dialogues works: Each new chapter will have a fresh, new story between two people who wish to solve a common, day-to-day issue that you will surely encounter in real life.An German version of the conversation will take place first, followed by an English translation. This ensures that you fully understood just what it was that they were saying.Before and after the main section of the book, we shall provide you with an introduction and conclusion that will offer you important strategies, tips and tricks to allow you to get the absolute most out of this learning material.That's about it! Simple, useful and incredibly helpful; you will NOT need another conversational German book once you have begun reading and studying this one!We want you to feel comfortable while learning the tongue; after all, no language should be a barrier for you to travel around the world and expand your social circles! So look no further! Pick up your copy of Conversational German Dialogues and start learning German right now!

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Dear Writer, You Need to Quit Audiobook

Dear Writer, You Need to Quit

Author: Becca Syme Narrator: Becca Syme Release Date: May 2019

The marketplace is crowded. The industry is moving fast. Everyone has opinions about how you should work and how you should run your business. If you've found this book, there's a good chance you've heard them all. So, what am I saying that's any different? I'm saying, there are some things we all need to quit doing. What are they? Take a look inside and see. Of course, you could still click away, and go about your business. Up to you, Neo. Red pill or blue pill? I've coached a lot of writers--from the Uber-successful to the brand-new--and this book is a collection of what I've learned from watching patterns. There are some things we all need to quit, and I can tell you why.

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The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human, and How to Tell Them Better Audiobook

The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human, and How to Tell Them Better

Author: Will Storr Narrator: Will Storr Release Date: April 2019

'If you want to write a novel or a script, read this book' Sunday Times 'The best book on the craft of storytelling I've ever read' Matt Haig 'Rarely has a book engrossed me more, and forced me to question everything I've ever read, seen or written. A masterpiece' Adam Rutherford Who would we be without stories? Stories mould who we are, from our character to our cultural identity. They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions, and shape our politics and beliefs. We use them to construct our relationships, to keep order in our law courts, to interpret events in our newspapers and social media. Storytelling is an essential part of what makes us human. There have been many attempts to understand what makes a good story - from Joseph Campbell's well-worn theories about myth and archetype to recent attempts to crack the 'Bestseller Code'. But few have used a scientific approach. This is curious, for if we are to truly understand storytelling in its grandest sense, we must first come to understand the ultimate storyteller - the human brain. In this scalpel-sharp, thought-provoking book, Will Storr demonstrates how master storytellers manipulate and compel us, leading us on a journey from the Hebrew scriptures to Mr Men, from Booker Prize-winning literature to box set TV. Applying dazzling psychological research and cutting-edge neuroscience to the foundations of our myths and archetypes, he shows how we can use these tools to tell better stories - and make sense of our chaotic modern world.

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Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen Audiobook

Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen

Author: Mary Norris Narrator: Mary Norris Release Date: April 2019

'Hilarious. . . . This book charmed my socks off.' ?Patricia O'Conner, New York Times Book Review Mary Norris has spent more than three decades in The New Yorker's copy department, maintaining its celebrated high standards. Now she brings her vast experience, good cheer, and finely sharpened pencils to help the rest of us in a boisterous language book as full of life as it is of practical advice. Greek to Me features Norris's laugh-out-loud descriptions of some of the most common and vexing problems in spelling, punctuation, and usage?comma faults, danglers, 'who' vs. 'whom,' 'that' vs. 'which,' compound words, gender-neutral language?and her clear explanations of how to handle them. Down-to-earth and always open-minded, she draws on examples from Charles Dickens, Emily Dickinson, Henry James, and the Lord's Prayer, as well as from The Honeymooners, The Simpsons, David Foster Wallace, and Gillian Flynn. She takes us to see a copy of Noah Webster's groundbreaking Blue-Back Speller, on a quest to find out who put the hyphen in Moby-Dick, on a pilgrimage to the world's only pencil-sharpener museum, and inside the hallowed halls of The New Yorker and her work with such celebrated writers as Pauline Kael, Philip Roth, and George Saunders. Readers?and writers?will find in Norris neither a scold nor a softie but a wise and witty new friend in love with language and alive to the glories of its use in America, even in the age of autocorrect and spell-check. As Norris writes, 'The dictionary is a wonderful thing, but you can't let it push you around.'

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