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The Demon of Unrest by Erik Larson
The Demon of Unrest
Erik Larson
The Demon of Unrest by Erik Larson

The Demon of Unrest

By: Erik Larson

Narrated by: Will Patton & Erik Larson

Length: 17 hours 17 minutes

Abridged: No

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of The Splendid and the Vile brings to life the pivotal five months between the election of Abraham Lincoln and the start of the Civil War in this “riveting reexamination of a nation in tumult” (Los Angeles Times).

“A feast of historical insight and narrative verve . . . This is Erik Larson at his best,... Read more

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On Call by Anthony Fauci, M.D.
On Call
Anthony Fauci, M.D.
On Call by Anthony Fauci, M.D.

On Call

By: Anthony Fauci, M.D.

Narrated by: Anthony Fauci, M.D.

Length: 19 hours 12 minutes

Abridged: No

#1 New York Times Bestseller

The memoir by the doctor who became a beacon of hope for millions through the COVID pandemic, and whose six-decade career in high-level public service put him in the room with seven presidents

“An eventful autobiography [and] a classic American story…Gripping.”—The Washington Post

“One of the most consequential and most...
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A Promised Land by Barack Obama
A Promised Land
Barack Obama
A Promised Land by Barack Obama

A Promised Land

By: Barack Obama

Narrated by: Barack Obama

Length: 29 hours 9 minutes

Abridged: No

A riveting, deeply personal account of history in the making—from the president who inspired us to believe in the power of democracy

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINEE • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND PEOPLE

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post •...
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How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi
How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

How to Be an Antiracist

By: Ibram X. Kendi

Narrated by: Ibram X. Kendi

Length: 10 hours 29 minutes

Abridged: No

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a “groundbreaking” (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society and in ourselves—now updated, with a new preface.

“The most courageous book to date on the problem of race in the Western mind.”—The... Read more

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Poverty, by America by Matthew Desmond
Poverty, by America
Matthew Desmond
Poverty, by America by Matthew Desmond

Poverty, by America

By: Matthew Desmond

Narrated by: Dion Graham

Length: 5 hours 40 minutes

Abridged: No

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Evicted reimagines the debate on poverty, making a “provocative and compelling” (NPR) argument about why it persists in America: because the rest of us benefit from it.

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, NPR, Oprah Daily, Time, The Star...
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An Unfinished Love Story by Doris Kearns Goodwin
An Unfinished Love Story
Doris Kearns Goodwin
An Unfinished Love Story by Doris Kearns Goodwin

An Unfinished Love Story

By: Doris Kearns Goodwin

Narrated by: Doris Kearns Goodwin

Length: 17 hours 37 minutes

Abridged: No

Narrated by Doris Kearns Goodwin with the star of Breaking Bad, Bryan Cranston! The audio edition also includes archival recordings of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Robert F. Kennedy.

The #1 New York Times bestseller from “America’s historian-in-chief” (New York magazine)

An Unfinished Love Story: A Personal History of the 1960s by... Read more

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Black Pill by Elle Reeve
Black Pill
Elle Reeve
Black Pill by Elle Reeve

Black Pill

By: Elle Reeve

Narrated by: Elle Reeve

Length: 8 hours 28 minutes

Abridged: No

This tour de force of investigative journalism—in the vein of The Next Civil War and Why We’re Polarized—reveals how the battle between the right and left is spilling out from the darkest corners of the internet into the real world with often tragic consequences.

Award-winning journalist and CNN correspondent Elle Reeve was not surprised by the... Read more

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Nuclear War by Annie Jacobsen
Nuclear War
Annie Jacobsen
Nuclear War by Annie Jacobsen

Nuclear War

By: Annie Jacobsen

Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen

Length: 11 hours 18 minutes

Abridged: No

The INSTANT New York Times bestseller

Instant Los Angeles Times bestseller

“In Nuclear War: A Scenario, Annie Jacobsen gives us a vivid picture of what could happen if our nuclear guardians fail…Terrifying.”—Wall Street Journal

There is only one scenario other than an asteroid strike that could end the world as we know it in a matter of hours:...
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Democracy in Retrograde by Sami Sage & Emily Amick
Democracy in Retrograde
Sami Sage & Emily Amick
Democracy in Retrograde by Sami Sage & Emily Amick

Democracy in Retrograde

By: Sami Sage & Emily Amick

Narrated by: Nikki Massoud

Length: 4 hours 55 minutes

Abridged: No

A whip-smart combo of self-help and political manifesto that is perfect for anyone who wants to save our democracy but doesn’t know where to start.

In today’s political climate, it’s hard not to get discouraged. Isolated, doom scrolling, lacking a sense of purpose or community...it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the dire state of American... Read more

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Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall
Hood Feminism
Mikki Kendall
Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall

Hood Feminism

By: Mikki Kendall

Narrated by: Mikki Kendall

Length: 6 hours 57 minutes

Abridged: No

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The fights against hunger, homelessness, poverty, health disparities, poor schools, homophobia, transphobia, and domestic violence are feminist fights. Kendall offers a feminism rooted in the livelihood of everyday women.” —Ibram X. Kendi, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of  How to Be an Antiracist, in The...
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Democracy Awakening by Heather Cox Richardson
Democracy Awakening
Heather Cox Richardson
Democracy Awakening by Heather Cox Richardson

Democracy Awakening

By: Heather Cox Richardson

Narrated by: Heather Cox Richardson

Length: 8 hours 28 minutes

Abridged: No

A New York Times Bestseller

A vital and urgent call to action about the precarious state of American democracy, charting its historical challenges and current threats, from one of our era’s most important and insightful historians.

“Magisterial.” –The Washington Post

“An excellent primer for anyone who needs the important facts of the last 150...
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The Hundred Years' War on Palestine by Rashid Khalidi
The Hundred Years' War on Palestine
Rashid Khalidi
The Hundred Years' War on Palestine by Rashid Khalidi

The Hundred Years' War on Palestine

By: Rashid Khalidi

Narrated by: Fajer Al-Kaisi & Rashid Khalidi

Length: 10 hours 30 minutes

Abridged: No

This program includes an introduction read by the author.

A landmark history of one hundred years of war waged against the Palestinians from the foremost US historian of the Middle East, told through pivotal events and family history.

In 1899, Yusuf Diya al-Khalidi, mayor of Jerusalem, alarmed by the Zionist call to create a Jewish national home... Read more

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Saving Us by Katharine Hayhoe
Saving Us
Katharine Hayhoe
Saving Us by Katharine Hayhoe

Saving Us

By: Katharine Hayhoe

Narrated by: Katharine Hayhoe

Length: 8 hours 7 minutes

Abridged: No

United Nations Champion of the Earth, climate scientist, and evangelical Christian Katharine Hayhoe changes the debate on how we can save our future in this nationally bestselling “optimistic view on why collective action is still possible—and how it can be realized” (The New York Times).

Called “one of the nation’s most effective communicators... Read more

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Who's Afraid of Gender? by Judith Butler
Who's Afraid of Gender?
Judith Butler
Who's Afraid of Gender? by Judith Butler

Who's Afraid of Gender?

By: Judith Butler

Narrated by: Judith Butler

Length: 11 hours 47 minutes

Abridged: No

This program is read by the author.

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2024 by Time, Elle, Kirkus, Literary Hub, The Millions, Electric Literature, and them.


"A profoundly urgent intervention.” —Naomi Klein


"A timely must-read for anyone actively invested in re-imagining collective futurity.” —Claudia Rankine

From a global icon, a bold, essential...
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True Gretch by Gretchen Whitmer
True Gretch
Gretchen Whitmer
True Gretch by Gretchen Whitmer

True Gretch

By: Gretchen Whitmer

Narrated by: Gretchen Whitmer

Length: 3 hours 21 minutes

Abridged: No

From trailblazing Michigan governor and rising Democratic star Gretchen Whitmer comes an unconventionally honest, personal, and funny account of her remarkable life and career, full of insights that guided her through a global pandemic, showdowns with high-profile bullies, and even a kidnapping and assassination plot.

When Gretchen Whitmer was... Read more

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Electrify by Saul Griffith
Electrify
Saul Griffith
Electrify by Saul Griffith

Electrify

By: Saul Griffith

Narrated by: David Marantz

Length: 7 hours 13 minutes

Abridged: No

In Electrify, Saul Griffith lays out a detailed blueprint—optimistic but feasible—for fighting climate change while creating millions of new jobs and a healthier environment. Griffith's plan can be summed up simply: electrify everything. He explains exactly what it would take to transform our infrastructure, update our grid, and adapt our... Read more

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Emergent Strategy by adrienne maree brown
Emergent Strategy
adrienne maree brown
Emergent Strategy by adrienne maree brown

Emergent Strategy

By: adrienne maree brown

Narrated by: adrienne maree brown

Length: 8 hours 24 minutes

Abridged: No

In the tradition of Octavia Butler, here is radical self-help, society-help, and planet-help to shape the futures we want. Change is constant. The world, our bodies, and our minds are in a constant state of flux. They are a stream of ever-mutating, emergent patterns. Rather than steel ourselves against such change, Emergent Strategy teaches us... Read more

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The Radium Girls by Kate Moore
The Radium Girls
Kate Moore
The Radium Girls by Kate Moore

The Radium Girls

By: Kate Moore

Narrated by: Angela Brazil

Length: 15 hours 52 minutes

Abridged: No

1917. As a war raged across the world, young American women flocked to work, painting watches, clocks and military dials with a special luminous substance made from radium. It was a fun job, lucrative and glamorous—the girls themselves shone brightly in the dark, covered head to toe in the dust from the paint. They were the radium girls.

As the... Read more

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The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson
The Splendid and the Vile
Erik Larson
The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson

The Splendid and the Vile

By: Erik Larson

Narrated by: John Lee & Erik Larson

Length: 17 hours 48 minutes

Abridged: No

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz

NAMED ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF 2020 BY The Washington Post HuffPost The Seattle Times Lit Hub The Week PopSugar

On Winston Churchill’s first day as... Read more

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Democracy or Else by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Tommy Vietor & Josh Halloway
Democracy or Else
Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Tommy Vietor & Josh Ha...
Democracy or Else by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Tommy Vietor & Josh Halloway

Democracy or Else

By: Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Tommy Vietor & Josh Ha...

Narrated by: Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett & Tommy Vietor

Length: 3 hours 15 minutes

Abridged: No

From your friends at Pod Save America comes a useful and illustrated guide to saving American democracy just in time for the 2024 election and 2025 insurrection If you’re looking to navigate the chaotic, dunce-infested waters of American politics, Democracy or Else is here to help you tackle what might be the greatest question of our time: How... Read more

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Chaos by Tom O'Neill
Chaos
Tom O'Neill
Chaos by Tom O'Neill

Chaos

By: Tom O'Neill

Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell

Length: 16 hours 15 minutes

Abridged: No

A journalist's twenty-year fascination with the Manson murders leads to shocking new revelations about the FBI's involvement in this riveting reassessment of an infamous case in American history.
Over two grim nights in Los Angeles, the young followers of Charles Manson murdered seven people, including the actress Sharon Tate, then eight months... Read more

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Prequel by Rachel Maddow
Prequel
Rachel Maddow
Prequel by Rachel Maddow

Prequel

By: Rachel Maddow

Narrated by: Rachel Maddow

Length: 13 hours 9 minutes

Abridged: No

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Rachel Maddow traces the fight to preserve American democracy back to World War II, when a handful of committed public servants and brave private citizens thwarted far-right plotters trying to steer our nation toward an alliance with the Nazis.
 
“A ripping read—well rendered, fast-paced and delivered with the same... Read more

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Secondhand Time by Svetlana Alexievich
Secondhand Time
Svetlana Alexievich
Secondhand Time by Svetlana Alexievich

Secondhand Time

By: Svetlana Alexievich

Narrated by: Amanda Carlin, Mark Bramhall, Cassandra Campbel...

Length: 22 hours 56 minutes

Abridged: No

The magnum opus and latest work from Svetlana Alexievich, the 2015 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature—a symphonic oral history about the disintegration of the Soviet Union and the emergence of a new Russia

When the Swedish Academy awarded Svetlana Alexievich the Nobel Prize, it cited her for inventing “a new kind of literary genre,”... Read more

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The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff
The Only Plane in the Sky
Garrett M. Graff
The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff

The Only Plane in the Sky

By: Garrett M. Graff

Narrated by: A Full 45-Person Cast

Length: 15 hours 54 minutes

Abridged: No

2020 AUDIOBOOK OF THE YEAR AUDIE AWARD WINNER!

2020 MULTI-VOICED PERFORMANCE AUDIE AWARD WINNER!

Audio bonus! The audio edition includes an exclusive interview with Garrett Graff and Holter Graham as well as archival audio from United States Presidential addresses, In-Flight Communications, and Air Traffic Control.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“This... Read more

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