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  1. Unsettled Ground Audiobook Unsettled Ground
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  2. King of Rabbits Audiobook King of Rabbits
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  3. Find You First Audiobook Find You First
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  4. Just Work: Get it Done, Fast and Fair Audiobook Just Work: Get it Done, Fast and Fair
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  5. The World at My Feet Audiobook The World at My Feet
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  6. Tap to Tidy: Organising, Crafting & Creating Happiness in a Messy World Audiobook Tap to Tidy: Organising, Crafting & Creating Happiness in a Messy World
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  7. Many Different Kinds of Love: A story of life, death and the NHS Audiobook Many Different Kinds of Love: A story of life, death and the NHS
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  8. Evolve Your Brain: The Science of Changing Your Mind Audiobook Evolve Your Brain: The Science of Changing Your Mind
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  9. A Touch of Ruin Audiobook A Touch of Ruin
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  10. A History of What Comes Next: The captivating speculative fiction for fans of The Man in the High Ca Audiobook A History of What Comes Next: The captivating speculative fiction for fans of The Man in the High Ca
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Footsteps of Federer: A Fan's Pilgrimage Across 7 Swiss Cantons in 10 Acts Audiobook

Footsteps of Federer: A Fan's Pilgrimage Across 7 Swiss Cantons in 10 Acts

Author: Dave Seminara Narrator: Paul Heitsch Release Date: March 2021

Roger Federer could live anywhere in the world, but he always returns to the place he loves most: Switzerland. Dave Seminara is a mad traveler and tennis lifer who has written about Federer for the New York Times and other publications. A pair of autoimmune diseases and a knee surgery kept Dave from playing tennis for years, but as he inched toward recovery, he had a bright idea: why not start his tennis comeback on hallowed ground-courts that his hero Roger Federer graced in Switzerland. Footsteps of Federer is a funny, novella-length account of Seminara's travels across seven Swiss cantons in search of insights into Federer's character, which is inextricably linked to his deep roots in, and love for, his country. Seminara timed his unique pilgrimage to the 2019 Swiss Indoors, where he had a chance to ask Roger a number of offbeat questions before and after Federer hoisted his record tenth title there. Seminara's Federer pilgrimage took him to Switzerland's most important abbey, where he prayed with Abbot Urban Federer; to the vineyard of Jakob Federer from Berneck, where the Federer clan originated from; to the stunning villa where Roger and Mirka were married; and to many of the neighborhoods and tennis clubs where Roger has lived and trained at over the years.

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Planetwalker: 22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence. Audiobook

Planetwalker: 22 Years of Walking. 17 Years of Silence.

Author: John Francis Ph. D. Narrator: J. D. Jackson Release Date: March 2021

When the struggle to save oil-soaked birds and restore blackened beaches left him feeling frustrated and helpless, John Francis decided to take a more fundamental and personal stand: he stopped using all forms of motorized transportation. Soon after embarking on this quest that would span two decades and two continents, the young man took a vow of silence that endured for seventeen years. It began as a silent environmental protest, but as a young African-American man, walking across the country in the early 1970s, his idea of the environment expanded beyond concern about pollution and loss of habitat to include how we humans treat each other and how we can better communicate and work together to benefit the earth. Through his silence and walking, he learned to listen and, along the way, earned college and graduate degrees in science and environmental studies. The United Nations appointed him goodwill ambassador to the world's grassroots communities and the U.S. government recruited him to help address the Exxon Valdez disaster. Was he crazy? How did he live and earn all those degrees without talking? An amazing human-interest story with a vital message, Planetwalker is also a deeply personal and engaging coming-of-age odyssey.

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Dear Paris: The Paris Letters Collection Audiobook

Dear Paris: The Paris Letters Collection

Author: Janice Macleod Narrator: Janice Macleod Release Date: March 2021

Be transported to the banks of the Seine, a corner boulangerie, or beneath the Eiffel Tower with these beautifully illustrated vignettes of life in the City of Light. What began as a way to fund travel became ten years of a letter subscription service delivering thousands of painted letters to subscribers who delight in fun mail! Eat, Pray, Love meets Claude Monet in this epistolary ode to Paris. What started as a whim in a Latin Quarter café blossomed into Janice MacLeod's yearslong endeavor to document and celebrate life in Paris, sending monthly snippets of her paintings and writings to the mailboxes of ardent followers around the world. Now, Dear Paris collects the entirety of the Paris Letters project: 140 illustrated messages discussing everything from macarons to Montmartre. For readers familiar with the city, Dear Paris is a rendezvous with their own memories, like the first time they walked along the Champs-Élysées or the best pain au chocolat they've ever tasted. But it's about more than just a Paris frozen in nostalgia; the book paints the city as it is today, through elections, protests, and the World Cup-and through the people who call it home. Wistful, charming, surprising, and unfailingly optimistic, Dear Paris is a vicarious visit to one of the most iconic and beloved places in the world. This audiobook purchase includes a PDF supplement of a selection of the illustrated letters from the Paris Letters project.  

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American Covenant: National Parks, Their Promise, and Our Nation's Future Audiobook

American Covenant: National Parks, Their Promise, and Our Nation's Future

Author: Gary E. Machlis, Michael A. Soukup Narrator: Danny Campbell Release Date: March 2021

An intimate and candid account of our national parks and their strengths, vulnerabilities, and essential role in American life. Part memoir, part critique, and paean to the value of national parks, American Covenant distills the experience and insights from two long careers in conservation. Michael A. Soukup and Gary E. Machlis show how the national parks are essential to maintaining the essence of our national heritage, and key to America's future in a changing climate and political landscape. Sharing real-world examples of both victories and defeats in protecting national parks, this candid, thoughtful book reminds us that the national parks are a promise-a covenant-within and between generations of Americans. The book is also a call to revitalize, reconstitute, reconfigure, and reform the National Park Service, which the authors believe is governed too much by outdated management practices and politics instead of a foundation of expertise and science.

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Horizontal Vertigo: A City Called Mexico Audiobook

Horizontal Vertigo: A City Called Mexico

Author: Juan Villoro Narrator: Gabriel Porras Release Date: March 2021

At once intimate and wide-ranging, and as enthralling, surprising, and vivid as the place itself, this is a uniquely eye-opening tour of one of the great metropolises of the world, and its largest Spanish-speaking city.   Horizontal Vertigo: The title refers to the fear of ever-impending earthquakes that led Mexicans to build their capital city outward rather than upward. With the perspicacity of a keenly observant flaneur, Juan Villoro wanders through Mexico City seemingly without a plan, describing people, places, and things while brilliantly drawing connections among them. In so doing he reveals, in all its multitudinous glory, the vicissitudes and triumphs of the city 's cultural, political, and social history: from indigenous antiquity to the Aztec period, from the Spanish conquest to Mexico City today-one of the world's leading cultural and financial centers.   In this deeply iconoclastic book, Villoro organizes his text around a recurring series of topics: "Living in the City," "City Characters," "Shocks," "Crossings," and "Ceremonies." What he achieves, miraculously, is a stunning, intriguingly coherent meditation on Mexico City's genius loci, its spirit of place.

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Learn Italian Like a Native for Beginners Audiobook

Learn Italian Like a Native for Beginners

Author: Learn Like A Native Narrator: Andrea Locorotondo Release Date: March 2021

LEARN THE FOURTH MOST STUDIED LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD, AND HAVE REAL-LIFE CONVERSATIONS WITHIN LESS THAN A MONTH EVEN IF YOU´RE A COMPLETE BEGINNER So, it’s all settled, you are going on holiday to Italy! Your mouth begins watering as you book your trip. You will fly to Venice and then continue your journey to Florence, and Rome to end up in Naples. You are ready to relax and learn all about Italy’s incredible history, art, and culinary culture. But then you find out something unexpected…71% of Italian people don’t speak any English at all. And of the remainder, very few speak it well. What!? This is going to make your getaway more difficult than you thought. Within just 4 weeks till your holiday, you wish you knew Italian. The good news is that with a targeted application, like travel, you can pick up the essentials quickly. Learn Italian Like a Native for Beginners covers topics of practical interest, straight out of the gate, while also providing learning modules to get you up to speed quickly. HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL DISCOVER IN THIS AUDIOBOOK: • Presented in audio format, designed for easy navigation and use during commutes • Dialog drills build your conversational muscles to formulate original responses effortlessly • Narrated by a Italian native speaker so you can pick up the perfect accent • Just-in-Time Expertise - pick and choose subject-based chapters based on upcoming situations and needs • Break the ice with structured exercises that facilitate conversations and speaking practice • Special attention to travel and workplace situations with detailed vocabulary lists and suggestions for effective communication And Much More. IF YOU WANT TO START CONVERSATING FLUENTLY IN ITALIAN IN LESS THAN A MONTH, THEN SCROLL UP, GET THIS AUDIOBOOK, AND START LEARNING TODAY!

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Learn Italian Like a Native – Beginners & Intermediate Box set Audiobook

Learn Italian Like a Native – Beginners & Intermediate Box set

Author: Learn Like A Native Narrator: Andrea Locorotondo Release Date: March 2021

LEARN THE FOURTH MOST STUDIED LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD, AND HAVE REAL-LIFE CONVERSATIONS WITHIN LESS THAN A MONTH EVEN IF YOU´RE A COMPLETE BEGINNER So, it’s all settled, you are going on holiday to Italy! Your mouth begins watering as you book your trip. You will fly to Venice and then continue your journey to Florence, and Rome to end up in Naples. You are ready to relax and learn all about Italy’s incredible history, art, and culinary culture. But then you find out something unexpected…71% of Italian people don’t speak any English at all. And of the remainder, very few speak it well. What!? This is going to make your getaway more difficult than you thought. Within just 4 weeks till your holiday, you wish you knew Italian. The good news is that with a targeted application, like travel, you can pick up the essentials quickly. Learn Italian Like a Native Beginners & Intermediate Box Set, covers topics of practical interest, while also providing learning modules to get you up to speed quickly. HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL DISCOVER IN THIS AUDIOBOOK: • Presented in audio format, designed for easy navigation and use during commutes • Dialog drills build your conversational muscles to formulate original responses effortlessly • Narrated by a Italian native speaker so you can pick up the perfect accent • Just-in-Time Expertise - pick and choose subject-based chapters based on upcoming situations and needs • Break the ice with structured exercises that facilitate conversations and speaking practice • Special attention to travel and workplace situations with detailed vocabulary lists and suggestions for effective communication And Much More. IF YOU WANT TO START CONVERSATING FLUENTLY IN ITALIAN IN LESS THAN A MONTH, THEN SCROLL UP, GET THIS AUDIOBOOK, AND START LEARNING TODAY!

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Water, Wood, and Wild Things: Learning Craft and Cultivation in a Japanese Mountain Town Audiobook

Water, Wood, and Wild Things: Learning Craft and Cultivation in a Japanese Mountain Town

Author: Hannah Kirshner Narrator: Hannah Kirshner Release Date: March 2021

'With this book, you feel you can stop time and savor the rituals of life.' --Maira Kalman An immersive journey through the culture and cuisine of one Japanese town, its forest, and its watershed--where ducks are hunted by net, saké is brewed from the purest mountain water, and charcoal is fired in stone kilns--by an American writer and food stylist who spent years working alongside artisans One night, Brooklyn-based artist and food writer Hannah Kirshner received a life-changing invitation to apprentice with a 'saké evangelist' in a misty Japanese mountain village called Yamanaka. In a rapidly modernizing Japan, the region--a stronghold of the country's old-fashioned ways--was quickly becoming a destination for chefs and artisans looking to learn about the traditions that have long shaped Japanese culture. Kirshner put on a vest and tie and took her place behind the saké bar. Before long, she met a community of craftspeople, farmers, and foragers--master woodturners, hunters, a paper artist, and a man making charcoal in his nearly abandoned village on the outskirts of town. Kirshner found each craftsperson not only exhibited an extraordinary dedication to their work but their distinct expertise contributed to the fabric of the local culture. Inspired by these masters, she devoted herself to learning how they work and live. Taking readers deep into evergreen forests, terraced rice fields, and smoke-filled workshops, Kirshner captures the centuries-old traditions still alive in Yamanaka. Water, Wood, and Wild Things invites readers to see what goes into making a fine bowl, a cup of tea, or a harvest of rice and introduces the masters who dedicate their lives to this work. Part travelogue, part meditation on the meaning of work, and full of her own beautiful drawings and recipes, Kirshner's refreshing book is an ode to a place and its people, as well as a profound examination of what it means to sustain traditions and find purpose in cultivation and craft. * This audiobook includes a downloadable PDF of illustrations and recipes.

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Uganda - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Audiobook

Uganda - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

Author: Ian Clarke Narrator: Charles Armstrong Release Date: March 2021

Once notorious for the tyranny of Idi Amin, immortalized in the film The Last King of Scotland, Uganda has, for the last twenty-six years or so, struggled to overcome its negative image. It has largely been successful. Rated the best country to visit in 2012, it was one named of the best tourist destinations of 2013 by National Geographic magazine. In addition to its game parks, home to the Big Five, Uganda has one of the largest numbers of recorded bird species of any country. It is also the home of the famed mountain gorillas, and the mighty Nile River provides some of the best whitewater rafting in the world. Add to this an almost perfect climate and spectacular sightseeing, including the source of the Nile, Murchison Falls, the "little Switzerland" of Kabale, the volcanic lakes, and the Rwenzori Mountains, and one can understand why Winston Churchill called Uganda "the Pearl of Africa." But Uganda not only has wildlife and natural beauty to offer-the Ugandan people are what makes it different. Drawn from over fifty tribes, they make up a rich blend of traditions. Kampala is famous as the social capital of East Africa, the city that never sleeps, where every kind of nightlife is on offer, and Ugandans have now been officially rated the happiest people in East Africa! This book provides key insights into Ugandan life and offers practical tips on how best to meet the Ugandan people on their own terms, vital information for tourists and businessmen alike.

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China - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Audiobook

China - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

Author: Indre Balcikonyte-Huang, Kathy Flower Narrator: Charles Armstrong Release Date: March 2021

For thousands of years, the Chinese believed that they had created a perfect social system based on Confucian values and tempered by the Mandate of Heaven. Dynasties came and went, but the essence of being Chinese remained essentially unchanged until the twentieth century. Since then, change has taken place in Chinese society at an unprecedented speed: the country experienced the turmoil of civil war and revolution and then emerged on to the world stage as a global superpower. This book aims to put these changes into a historical context, explain deep-seated cultural attitudes, and guide listeners through a maze of unfamiliar social situations, in order to help them discover the pragmatism, genius, warmth, and humanity of this extraordinary people.

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India - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Audiobook

India - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

Author: Becky Stephen Narrator: Charles Armstrong Release Date: March 2021

India's huge population of 1.2 billion people is as varied and colorful as the spice markets of Old Delhi. Each region, caste, and community has its own culture, reflecting unique histories shaped by conquest, creativity, and religion. Steeped in ancient traditions, exceptionally fatalistic, and intensely passionate about their culture, the Indians are also ingenious, creative, and world leaders in cutting-edge science and technology. Show interest in their country, and it will be reciprocated with genuine warmth and friendship. This book will make you aware of the essential values and behavioral norms, show you how to navigate often profound cultural differences and build relationships, and offer invaluable insights into this great, endlessly fascinating land.

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Japan - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Audiobook

Japan - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

Author: Paul Norbury Narrator: Charles Armstrong Release Date: March 2021

The Japanese people have always seen themselves as a nation uniquely apart. Their exquisite art forms and elegant culture, military prowess and technological precision, have long been the envy of friend and foe alike. Today, even as Japan adapts to a rapidly changing world, its traditional culture and consensus-based philosophy have proved remarkably resilient. Culture Smart! Japan will broaden your perception and understanding of this complex, rich, and dynamic society. It will guide you through modern Japan's shifting social and cultural maze and equip you with the tools to avoid the pitfalls of cultural misunderstanding. It provides practical tips and invaluable insights into people's attitudes and behavior to help make your visit a more meaningful and successful experience.

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