My Life to Live
How I Became the Queen of Soaps When Men Ruled the Airwaves
By Agnes Nixon & Carol Burnett
Narrated by Judith Ivey & Carol Burnett / 8 hours 23 minutes
From the Emmy-winning writer and creator of All My Children, One Life to Live, and Loving, a memoir of her trailblazing rise to the top of the television industry, including behind-the-scenes stories from some of the most beloved soaps of all time
Before there was Erica Kane, Adam Chandler, or Victoria Lord, there was Agnes Nixon, a young girl... Read More »
Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
By Cal Newport
Narrated by Jeff Bottoms / 7 hours 44 minutes
Read the Wall Street Journal Bestseller for "cultivating intense focus" for fast, powerful performance results for achieving success and true meaning in one's professional life (Adam Grant, author of Give and Take).
Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you to quickly... Read More »
A Memoir of My Early Years
Narrated by Julie Andrews / 12 hours 25 minutes
Since her first appearance on screen in Mary Poppins, Julie Andrews has played a series of memorable roles that have endeared her to generations. But she has never told the story of her life before fame. Until now.
In Home: A Memoir of My Early Years, Julie takes her readers on a warm, moving, and often humorous journey from a difficult... Read More »
The House of Broken Angels
Narrated by Luis Alberto Urrea / 9 hours 46 minutes
In this "raucous, moving, and necessary" (San Francisco Chronicle) story by a Pulitzer Prize finalist, the De La Cruzes, a family on the Mexican-American border, celebrate two of their most beloved relatives during a joyous and bittersweet weekend.
National Bestseller and National Book Critics Circle Award finalist
A New York Times Notable... Read More »
Josh and Hazel's Guide to Not Dating
Narrated by Todd Haberkorn & Jayme Mattler / 7 hours 16 minutes
Most men can’t handle Hazel. But her best friend Josh isn’t most men. Don’t miss New York Times bestselling author Christina Lauren’s new novel about two people who are definitely not dating…no matter how often they end up in bed together.
Hazel Camille Bradford knows she’s a lot to take—and frankly, most men aren’t up to the challenge. If her... Read More »
The Lewis Man
The Lewis Trilogy
By Peter May
Narrated by Peter Forbes / 10 hours 55 minutes
In The Lewis Man, the second book of the trilogy, Fin Macleod has returned to the Isle of Lewis, the storm-tossed, wind-scoured outer Hebridean island where he was born and raised. Having left behind his adult life in Edinburgh--including his wife and his career in the police force--the former Detective Inspector is intent on repairing past... Read More »
Narrated by Holter Graham / 9 hours 19 minutes
When a rebel serving in the Army meets the girl of his dreams, he must face an impossible choice as a national tragedy forces them apart in this powerful New York Times bestseller.
An angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah. Their... Read More »
Narrated by Ellen DeGeneres / 3 hours 6 minutes
Ellen DeGeneres's winning, upbeat candor has made her show one of the most popular, resilient, and honored daytime shows on the air, and her life makes for great (and very funny) reading. Relatable, her first stand-up special in 15 years, airs on Netflix beginning December 18, 2018.
"I've experienced a whole lot the last few years and I have a... Read More »
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
By Maria Semple
Narrated by Kathleen Wilhoite / 9 hours 35 minutes
A misanthropic matriarch leaves her eccentric family in crisis when she mysteriously disappears in this whip-smart and "divinely funny" novel that inspired the movie starring Cate Blanchett (New York Times).
Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in... Read More »
The Art of Fielding
By Chad Harbach
Narrated by Holter Graham / 15 hours 54 minutes
At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big league stardom. But when a routine throw goes disastrously off course, the fates of five people are upended.
Henry's fight against self-doubt threatens to ruin his future. College president Guert Affenlight, a longtime... Read More »
The White Devil
By Justin Evans
Narrated by Christian Coulson / 12 hours 49 minutes
“Evans is so good at nail-biting narrative.” —WashingtonPost
“[A]crackling literary mystery. . . . Harrow itself contains Shirley Jackson levelsof gloomy passages and dark secrets. Smart, scary, sexy, and gorgeously writtento boot.” —Booklist (starredreview)
Joe Hill’s Horns meets Donna Tartt’sThe Secret History in this bold new thriller from... Read More »
Narrated by Claudia Alick / 11 hours 59 minutes
A remarkable history of First Lady Michelle Obama’s mixed ancestry, American Tapestry by Rachel L. Swarns is nothing less than a breathtaking and expansive portrait of America itself. In this extraordinary feat of genealogical research—in the tradition of The Hemmingses of Monticello and Slaves in the Family—author Swarns, a respected... Read More »
Buddhist Boot Camp
Narrated by Timber Hawkeye / 2 hours 38 minutes
Buddhism is all about training the mind, and boot camp is an ideal training method for this generation's short attention span. The chapters in this small book can be read in any order, and are simple and easy to understand. Each story, inspirational quote, and teaching offers mindfulness-enhancing techniques that anyone can relate to. You don't... Read More »
Cut to the Bone
A Body Farm Novel
Body Farm Novel: Book #8
Narrated by Tom Stechschulte / 10 hours 27 minutes
Jefferson Bass’s Cut to the Bone, the long-awaited prequel to his New York Times bestselling mystery series, turns the clock back to reveal the Body Farm's creation—and Dr. Bill Brockton's deadly duel with a serial killer.
In the summer of 1992, Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton and Tennessee Senator Albert Gore begin their long-shot campaign to win... Read More »
My Weird School Special: It's Halloween, I'm Turning Green!
My Weird School Special
By Dan Gutman
Narrated by Andy Paris / 1 hour 10 minutes
With more than 12 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!
It’s Halloween, and you know what that means! Candy! Costumes! More candy! What would happen if a kid ate a million hundred pounds of chocolate in one night? One thing’s for sure—when the kids from Ella Mentry School go trick-or-treating, it will be a... Read More »
Queen of the Dark Things
Narrated by Vikas Adam / 14 hours 54 minutes
Screenwriter and noted film critic C. Robert Cargill continues the story begun in his acclaimed debut Dreams and Shadows in this bold and brilliantly crafted tale involving fairies and humans, magic and monsters—a vivid phantasmagoria that combines the imaginative wonders of Neil Gaiman, the visual inventiveness of Guillermo Del Toro, and the... Read More »
The Last Time We Say Goodbye
By Cynthia Hand
Narrated by Julia Whelan / 9 hours 19 minutes
In the tradition of Thirteen Reasons Why and All the Bright Places, The Last Time We Say Goodbye is a deeply affecting novel that will change the way you look at life and death.
From New York Times bestselling author Cynthia Hand comes a stunning, heart-wrenching novel of love and loss, which ALA Booklist called "both shatteringly painful and... Read More »
A Memoir by One of America's Most Select Airborne Firefighters
Narrated by Ned Vaughn / 5 hours 26 minutes
A PACIFIC NORTHWEST BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION BESTSELLER
"A fascinating look" (Esquire) at the thrilling world of smokejumpers, the airborne firefighters who parachute into the most remote and rugged areas of the United States, confronting the growing threat of nature’s blazes.
Forest and wildland fires are growing larger, more numerous, and... Read More »
Narrated by Allyson Ryan / 8 hours 29 minutes
From the acclaimed author of How to Love comes another stunning contemporary novel, perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen.
Molly Barlow is facing one long, hot summer—99 days—with the boy whose heart she broke and the boy she broke it for . . . his brother.
Day 1: Julia Donnelly eggs my house my first night back in Star Lake, and that's how I know... Read More »
Darkness the Color of Snow
By Thomas Cobb
Narrated by Thomas Cobb / 8 hours 52 minutes
Like No Country for Old Men and Snow Falling on Cedars, a haunting, suspenseful, and dazzlingly written novel of secrets, corruption, tragedy, and vengeance from the author of Crazy Heart—the basis of the 2009 Academy Award-winning film—an electrifying crime drama and psychological thriller in which a young cop becomes the focal point for a... Read More »