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Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
Bel Canto
Ann Patchett
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

Bel Canto

By: Ann Patchett

Narrated by: Anna Fields

Length: 11 hours 17 minutes

Abridged: No

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award • Winner of the Orange Prize • National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist""Bel Canto is its own universe. A marvel of a book."" —Washington Post Book WorldNew York Times bestselling author Ann Patchett’s spellbinding novel about love and opera, and the unifying ways people learn to communicate across cultural... Read more

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Angels in America by Tony Kushner
Angels in America
Tony Kushner
Angels in America by Tony Kushner

Angels in America

By: Tony Kushner

Narrated by: Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane, Susan Brown, Deni...

Length: 6 hours 52 minutes

Abridged: No

Presenting an original audiobook performance of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, starring the cast of the National Theatre's 2018 Broadway revival.

In this production, adapted especially for the listening experience, Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane, and the entire cast recreate their acclaimed performances from the 2018 Tony Award-winning National... Read more

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Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery by Jenny Colgan
Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery
Jenny Colgan
Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery by Jenny Colgan

Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery

By: Jenny Colgan

Narrated by: Anne-Marie Piazza

Length: 7 hours 48 minutes

Abridged: No

It's the most wonderful time of the year… and the perfect moment to escape to a charming English village! From the beloved author whose novels are ""sheer indulgence from start to finish"" (SOPHIE KINSELLA) comes a delightful holiday story — funny, heartfelt, romantic and packed with recipes — perfect for the winter months.In the Cornish coastal... Read more

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The Great White Bard by Farah Karim-Cooper
The Great White Bard
Farah Karim-Cooper
The Great White Bard by Farah Karim-Cooper

The Great White Bard

By: Farah Karim-Cooper

Narrated by: Farah Karim-Cooper & Adjoa Andoh

Length: 8 hours 46 minutes

Abridged: No

CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: TIME, NPR, The New Yorker, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly

As we witness monuments of white Western history fall, many are asking how is Shakespeare still relevant?


Professor Farah Karim-Cooper has dedicated her career to the Bard, which is why she wants to take the playwright down from his... Read more

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LaRose by Louise Erdrich
LaRose
Louise Erdrich
LaRose by Louise Erdrich

LaRose

By: Louise Erdrich

Narrated by: Louise Erdrich

Length: 14 hours 37 minutes

Abridged: No

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in FictionFinalist for the PEN Faulkner AwardIn this literary masterwork, Louise Erdrich, bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning The Round House and the Pulitzer Prize nominee The Plague of Doves, wields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale... Read more

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The Amen Corner by James Baldwin
The Amen Corner
James Baldwin
The Amen Corner by James Baldwin

The Amen Corner

By: James Baldwin

Narrated by: Myra Lucretia Taylor, Dion Graham, January LaVo...

Length: 2 hours 48 minutes

Abridged: No

From one of the most brilliant writers of the twentieth century—a masterpiece of the modern American theater: a play about faith and family, about the gulf between black men and black women and black fathers and black sons.

"[Baldwin] uses words as the sea uses waves." —Langston Hughes

In his first work for the theater, James Baldwin brought all... Read more

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Lux Radio Theatre, Vol. 4 - Abridged by Black Eye Entertainment
Lux Radio Theatre, Vol. 4 - Abridged
Black Eye Entertainment
Lux Radio Theatre, Vol. 4 - Abridged by Black Eye Entertainment

Lux Radio Theatre, Vol. 4 - Abridged

By: Black Eye Entertainment

Narrated by: a full cast

Length: 7 hours 56 minutes

Abridged: Yes

Host, Cecil B. DeMille brought us the most extravagant radio series ever broadcast, The Lux Radio Theatre. It featured the biggest movie stars in radio adaptations of their classic films. Now, enjoy eight of the greatest hour-long episodes from this famed radio series.The Lux Radio Theatre was one of the most prestigious and longest-running... Read more

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BBC Radio Shakespeare: A Collection of Eight Comedies by William Shakespeare
BBC Radio Shakespeare: A Collection of Eight Comedies
William Shakespeare
BBC Radio Shakespeare: A Collection of Eight Comedies by William Shakespeare

BBC Radio Shakespeare: A Collection of Eight Comedies

By: William Shakespeare

Narrated by: Anne-Marie Duff, David Tennant, Full Cast, Hele...

Length: 16 hours 28 minutes

Abridged: No

Eight full-cast BBC Radio productions of Shakespeare's best-loved comedies

Full of merriment, mayhem, mischief and mistaken identity, here are eight iconic radio productions of Shakespeare's most magical comedies, featuring star casts and introduced by Sir Richard Eyre.

Much Ado About Nothing
Shakespeare's delightful comedy sparkles with the verbal... Read more

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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby

By: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Narrated by: Derrick Magolski

Length: 4 hours 49 minutes

Abridged: No

The Great Gatsby: An Exquisitely Crafted 1920s American Tale of Life-Long Obsessions & Ceaseless DevotionsSo, we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”On the prosperous Long Island shores sit the grand affluence of West Egg and East Egg — places where a sinister Gatsby’s mansion, with his mysterious... Read more

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My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production) by Elizabeth Strout & Rona Munro
My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production)
Elizabeth Strout & Rona Munro
My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production) by Elizabeth Strout & Rona Munro

My Name Is Lucy Barton (Dramatic Production)

By: Elizabeth Strout & Rona Munro

Narrated by: Laura Linney

Length: 1 hour 25 minutes

Abridged: No

Presenting an original audiobook performance of the stage production of My Name is Lucy Barton, starring Academy Award and Tony nominee Laura Linney.

Praised as "deeply affecting" and "heartbreaking" by The Guardian (UK), this is a faithful adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout's bestselling novel of the same name.... Read more

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Notes from the Field by Anna Deavere Smith
Notes from the Field
Anna Deavere Smith
Notes from the Field by Anna Deavere Smith

Notes from the Field

By: Anna Deavere Smith

Narrated by: Anna Deavere Smith

Length: 3 hours 25 minutes

Abridged: No

"Smith’s powerful style of living journalism uses the collective, cathartic nature of the theater to move us from despair toward hope.” —The Village Voice 

Anna Deavere Smith’s extraordinary form of documentary theater shines a light on injustices by portraying the real-life people who have experienced them. "One of her most ambitious and... Read more

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood by Fred Rogers
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Fred Rogers
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood by Fred Rogers

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

By: Fred Rogers

Narrated by: John Lithgow & Kate Mulgrew

Length: 1 hour 22 minutes

Abridged: No

The New York Times Best Seller 

F
or the first time ever, 75 beloved songs from Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood and The Children's Corner are collected in this charming treasury, sure to be cherished by generations of children as well as the millions of adults who grew up with Mister Rogers. The audiobook includes the iconic song Won't You Be My...
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This Could Hurt by Jillian Medoff
This Could Hurt
Jillian Medoff
This Could Hurt by Jillian Medoff

This Could Hurt

By: Jillian Medoff

Narrated by: Andrea Gallo, Nick Podehl, Saskia Maarleveld, S...

Length: 12 hours 52 minutes

Abridged: No

A funny and deeply felt novel that illuminates the pivotal role of work in our lives—a riveting fusion of The Nest, Up in the Air, and Then We Came to the End that captures the emotional complexities of five HR colleagues trying to balance ambition, hope, and fear as their small company is buffeted by economic forces that threaten to upend... Read more

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Heart Spring Mountain by Robin MacArthur
Heart Spring Mountain
Robin MacArthur
Heart Spring Mountain by Robin MacArthur

Heart Spring Mountain

By: Robin MacArthur

Narrated by: Suzanne Elise Freeman

Length: 9 hours 3 minutes

Abridged: No

In this evocative first novel, a young woman returns to her rural Vermont hometown in the wake of a devastating storm to search for her missing mother and unravel a powerful family secret.It’s August 2011, and Tropical Storm Irene has just wreaked havoc on Vermont, flooding rivers and destroying homes. One thousand miles away—while tending bar... Read more

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Jump At the Sun by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson
Jump At the Sun
Kathleen McGhee-Anderson
Jump At the Sun by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson

Jump At the Sun

By: Kathleen McGhee-Anderson

Narrated by: David Downing, Cyndi James Gossett, Tommy Hicks...

Length: 1 hour 33 minutes

Abridged: No

As the twenties roared and the Harlem renaissance thrived, a young woman from rural Florida became the toast of literary New York. Jump at the Sun chronicles the passionate life of Zora Neale Hurston (author of “Their Eyes Are Watching God”) who went from spinning tales on the front porch of a country store, to writing prize-winning stories,... Read more

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Can You Hear Me by Anna Lyse Erikson
Can You Hear Me
Anna Lyse Erikson
Can You Hear Me by Anna Lyse Erikson

Can You Hear Me

By: Anna Lyse Erikson

Narrated by: Lucy DeVito, Martin Jarvis, Kurt Kanazawa, Henr...

Length: 1 hour 9 minutes

Abridged: No

Before Guglielmo Marconi came along, there was no practical way to transmit telegraphic messages without wires. But when he harnessed the power of radio waves to send signals over long distances, what had once seemed impossible became a world-changing reality. In this original L.A. Theatre Works commission, we’ll get a firsthand, intimate view... Read more

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The Stranger - Abridged by Anthony Veiller
The Stranger - Abridged
Anthony Veiller
The Stranger - Abridged by Anthony Veiller

The Stranger - Abridged

By: Anthony Veiller

Narrated by: Sean Pratt & VARIOUS

Length: 1 hour 52 minutes

Abridged: Yes

The Stranger (1946), the third film directed by the legendary Orson Welles, is a film noir thriller of the highest order.

In the wake of World War II, Mr. Wilson, an official with the Allied War Crimes Commission (played by the legendary Edward G. Robinson), is on the trail of Franz Kindler, an escaped Nazi who was the chief architect of the... Read more

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Worst. Superhero. Ever by Charlie Higson
Worst. Superhero. Ever
Charlie Higson
Worst. Superhero. Ever by Charlie Higson

Worst. Superhero. Ever

By: Charlie Higson

Narrated by: Charlie Higson

Length: 7 hours 27 minutes

Abridged: No

Brought to you by Penguin.

Stan has found himself a starring role as superhero in a popular TV show.


He’s absolutely terrified.

After surviving a holiday to Italy without his parents (which included jellyfish and giant watermelons), Stan reckons he deserves a bit of a break. Or at a least a break in between trying to act in his school play.

But when... Read more

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The Strange Love of Martha Ivers - Abridged by Robert Rossen
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers - Abridged
Robert Rossen
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers - Abridged by Robert Rossen

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers - Abridged

By: Robert Rossen

Narrated by: Sean Pratt & VARIOUS

Length: 2 hours 1 minute

Abridged: Yes

A Gripping Classic That Will Enthrall Old and New Fans of Film Noir

Film noir is a genre that reached its peak in the 1940s and 1950s. Characterized by dark lighting and inspired by crime fiction, it often features characters such as a tough-guy hero, mysterious beauties who may or may not be on the level, and prominent people with crimes to... Read more

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The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus
Christopher Marlowe
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

By: Christopher Marlowe

Narrated by: Christopher Dukes, Blaise Doran, Dara Brown, La...

Length: 1 hour 47 minutes

Abridged: No

The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus is one of the earliest and most compelling presentations of the story of a man who sold his soul to the Devil. It is based on the popular history of Johann Georg Faust (1466–1541) a German chemist and magician, allegedly perished in an explosion during an alchemical experiment. In the theologically charged... Read more

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Scripting Empire by James Procter
Scripting Empire
James Procter
Scripting Empire by James Procter

Scripting Empire

By: James Procter

Narrated by: John Lee

Length: 9 hours 16 minutes

Abridged: No

Scripting Empire recovers the literary and cultural history of West Indian and West African writing at the BBC in order to rethink the critical mid-century decades of shrinking British sovereignty, late modernism, and mass migration to the metropole. Between the 1930s and the 1960s, a remarkable group of black Atlantic artists and intellectuals... Read more

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Kohlenstaub auf Glas by Stephanie Michaela Weiss
Kohlenstaub auf Glas
Stephanie Michaela Weiss
Kohlenstaub auf Glas by Stephanie Michaela Weiss

Kohlenstaub auf Glas

By: Stephanie Michaela Weiss

Narrated by: Marion Koch

Length: 8 hours 6 minutes

Abridged: No

Am liebsten würde sie dem unbarmherzigen Bayerwald für immer entfliehen: Als Kind hat Josefa wegen ihres ungewöhnlichen Aussehens unter den abergläubischen Waldlern ebenso zu leiden wie unter den Misshandlungen ihrer Mutter. Als junge Frau erfährt sie - wenn auch nur für kurze Zeit - was Glück bedeutet. Viel zu schnell wird es ihr jedoch auf... Read more

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Inheritance by Darrell Dennis, Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn
Inheritance
Darrell Dennis, Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn
Inheritance by Darrell Dennis, Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn

Inheritance

By: Darrell Dennis, Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn

Narrated by: Darrell Dennis, Daniel Arnold, Medina Hahn & Mi...

Length: 8 hours 16 minutes

Abridged: No

Three people – Indigenous, immigrant, and settler – journey over dangerous terrain in a race against time, and each other, to gain control of a vast parcel of land. YOU decide how events unfold, ultimately determining how the land is stewarded, and by whom.
 
An urban couple are on a getaway to visit her father at his vast rural estate. But when... Read more

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Eine Geschichte aus zwei Städten by Charles Dickens
Eine Geschichte aus zwei Städten
Charles Dickens
Eine Geschichte aus zwei Städten by Charles Dickens

Eine Geschichte aus zwei Städten

By: Charles Dickens

Narrated by: Annette Stall

Length: TBA

Abridged: No

Eine spannende, dramatische Geschichte über Liebe und Verrat, Heldentum und Opferbereitschaft, Niedertracht und Tot. Der Roman schildert außerdem die katastrophalen Lebensverhältnisse jener Zeit in Paris und London um 1790. Frankreich steht am Rande des Chaos der französischen Revolution und dem Niedergang der Aristokratie, während London sich... Read more

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