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By: Michael Hill
Narrated by: Russell Newton
Length: 1 hour 56 minutes
In this guidebook, You will learn how to get started, whether you would like to do this on the side or as your new career choice as well as how to find your first job, working with a variety of clients, learning how to craft quality content that your clients will enjoy and some of the best tips to help you plan a sustainable strategy for... Read more »Learn more
By: Samanth Subramanian
Narrated by: Jonathan Cowley
Length: 13 hours 53 minutes
A biography of J. B. S. Haldane, the brilliant and eccentric British scientist whose innovative predictions inspired Aldous Huxley's Brave New World. J. B. S. Haldane's life was rich and strange, never short on genius or drama—from his boyhood apprenticeship to his scientist father, who first instilled in him a devotion to the scientific method;... Read more »Learn more
By: Nicole Masters
Narrated by: Nicole Masters
Length: 9 hours 15 minutes
'For the Love of Soil' is a land manager’s roadmap to healthy soil and revitalized food systems in challenging times. Globally-recognized soil advocate and agroecologist Nicole Masters delivers solutions to rewind the clock on this increasingly critical soil crisis in her first book, For the Love of Soil.
Nicole declares peace with nature, and... Read more »Learn more
By: Roberta Edwards
Narrated by: Dominic Hoffman
Length: 56 minutes
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step a giant leap for mankind. This Eagle Scout built his own model planes as a little boy and then grew up to be a test pilot for experimental aircraft before becoming an astronaut. Read more »Learn more
By: Michael E. Gerber
Narrated by: Michael E. Gerber
Length: 8 hours 5 minutes
In this compact disc edition of the totally revised underground bestseller -- The E-Myth, Michael Gerber dispels the myths surrounding starting your own business and shows how commonplace assumptions can get in the way of running a business. He walks you through the steps in the life of a business -- from entrepreneurial infancy, through... Read more »Learn more
By: Simon Winchester
Narrated by: Simon Winchester
Length: 11 hours 45 minutes
The revered New York Times bestselling author traces the development of technology from the Industrial Age to the Digital Age to explore the single component crucial to advancement—precision—in a superb history that is both an homage and a warning for our future.
The rise of manufacturing could not have happened without an attention to precision.... Read more »Learn more
By: James Gleick
Narrated by: Rob Shapiro
Length: 16 hours 36 minutes
James Gleick, the author of the best sellers Chaos and Genius, now brings us a work just as astonishing and masterly: a revelatory chronicle and meditation that shows how information has become the modern era’s defining quality—the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.
The story of information begins in a time profoundly unlike our... Read more »
By: Walter Isaacson
Narrated by: Dylan Baker
Length: 25 hours 3 minutes
2012 Audie Award Finalist for Audiobook of the Year
Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs.
Based on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than 100 family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and... Read more »
By: Walter Isaacson & Walter Isaacson
Narrated by: Dennis Boutsikaris
Length: 17 hours 28 minutes
2015 Audie Award Finalist for Nonfiction
Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson’s New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed The Innovators is a “riveting, propulsive, and at times deeply moving” (The Atlantic) story of the people who created the computer and the Internet.
What were the talents that allowed... Read more »
By: Gabe Brown
Narrated by: Gabe Brown
Length: 7 hours 44 minutes
Gabe Brown didn’t set out to change the world when he first started working alongside his father-in-law on the family farm in North Dakota. But as a series of weather-related crop disasters put Brown and his wife, Shelly, in desperate financial straits, they started making bold changes to their farm. Brown—in an effort to simply survive—began... Read more »Learn more
By: Nicholas Carr
Narrated by: Richard Powers
Length: 10 hours 5 minutes
“Is Google making us stupid?” When Nicholas Carr posed that question in an Atlantic Monthly cover story, he tapped into a well of anxiety about how the Internet is changing us. He also crystallized one of the most important debates of our time: as we enjoy the Internet’s bounties, are we sacrificing our ability to read and think deeply?
Now, Carr... Read more »Learn more
By: Camila Russo
Narrated by: Laura Jennings
Length: 10 hours 31 minutes
Written with the verve of such works as The Big Short, The History of the Future, and The Spider Network, here is the fascinating, true story of the rise of Ethereum, the second-biggest digital asset in the world, the growth of cryptocurrency, and the future of the internet as we know it.
Everyone has heard of Bitcoin, but few know about the... Read more »Learn more
By: Nathalia Holt
Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
Length: 11 hours 37 minutes
From the bestselling author of Rise of the Rocket Girls, the untold, "richly detailed" story of the women of Walt Disney Studios, who shaped the iconic films that have enthralled generations (Margot Lee Shetterly, New York Times bestselling author of Hidden Figures).
From Snow White to Moana, from Pinocchio to Frozen, the animated films of Walt... Read more »
By: Ashlee Vance
Narrated by: Fred Sanders
Length: 13 hours 23 minutes
In the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley’s most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneurs—a real-life Tony Stark—and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new “makers.”
Elon Musk spotlights the... Read more »Learn more
By: Luke Timmerman
Narrated by: Xe Sands
Length: 11 hours 16 minutes
Lee Hood did that rarest of things. He enabled scientists to see things they couldn’t see before and do things they hadn’t dreamed of doing. Scientists can now sequence complete human genomes in a day, setting in motion a revolution that is personalizing medicine.
Hood, a son of the American West, was an unlikely candidate to transform biology.... Read more »
By: Brent Schlender & Rick Tetzeli
Narrated by: George Newbern
Length: 16 hours 20 minutes
The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.
Becoming Steve Jobs breaks down the conventional, one-dimensional view of Steve Jobs that he was half-genius, half-jerk from youth, an irascible and selfish leader who slighted friends and family alike. Becoming Steve Jobs answers the... Read more »
By: Reed Hastings & Erin Meyer
Narrated by: Jason Culp & Allyson Ryan
Netflix cofounder Reed Hastings reveals for the first time the unorthodox culture behind one of the world's most innovative, imaginative, and successful companies
There has never before been a company like Netflix. It has led nothing short of a revolution in the entertainment industries, generating billions of dollars in annual revenue while... Read more »
By: Leonard Mlodinow
Narrated by: Dan John Miller
Length: 6 hours 56 minutes
An intimate and inspirational exploration of Stephen Hawking—the man, the friend, and the physicist.
One of the most influential physicists of our time, Stephen Hawking touched the lives of millions. Recalling his nearly two decades as Hawking’s collaborator and friends, Leonard Mlodinow brings this complex man into focus in a unique and deeply... Read more »
By: Lee Vinsel & Andrew L. Russell
Narrated by: Rob Shapiro
Length: 8 hours 27 minutes
Innovation is the hottest buzzword in business. But what if our obsession with finding the next big thing has distracted us from the work that matters most?
“The most important book I’ve read in a long time . . . It explains so much about what is wrong with our technology, our economy, and the world, and gives a simple recipe for how to fix it:... Read more »
By: Donovan Moore & Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Narrated by: Donovan Moore & Elizabeth Wiley
It was not easy being a woman of ambition in early twentieth–century England, much less one who wished to be a scientist. Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin overcame prodigious obstacles to become a woman of many firsts: the first to receive a PhD in astronomy from Radcliffe College, the first promoted to full professor at Harvard, the first to head a... Read more »Learn more
By: Judith D. Schwartz
Narrated by: Tia Rider
Length: 8 hours 29 minutes
In a time of uncertainty about our environmental future—an eye-opening global tour of some of the most wounded places on earth, and stories of how a passionate group of eco-restorers is leading the way to their revitalization.
Award-winning science journalist Judith D. Schwartz takes us first to China’s Loess Plateau, where a landmark project... Read more »Learn more
By: Sara Hendren
Narrated by: Sara Hendren
Length: 7 hours 12 minutes
A fascinating and provocative new way of looking at the things we use and the spaces we inhabit, and a call to imagine a better-designed world for us all.
Furniture and tools, kitchens and campuses and city streets—nearly everything human beings make and use is assistive technology, meant to bridge the gap between body and world. Yet unless, or... Read more »
By: Anika Gupta
Narrated by: Joy Osmanski
Length: 6 hours 19 minutes
A guide to successful community moderation exploring everything from the trenches of Reddit to your neighborhood Facebook page.
Don’t read the comments. Old advice, yet more relevant than ever. The tools we once hailed for their power to connect people and spark creativity can also be hotbeds of hate, harassment, and political division.... Read more »
By: Sue Chambers
Narrated by: Sue Chambers
Length: 5 hours 16 minutes
Sue has been living with MS (Multiple Sclerosis) since 1985. In this very personal audiobook, she explores how MS has affected her, physically and mentally, and provides valuable advice for others in the same position. Throughout the book, Sue's humour comes through making it a life affirming read. It is a must read for anyone affected by MS.... Read more »Learn more