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Palo Alto by Malcolm Harris
Palo Alto
Malcolm Harris
Palo Alto by Malcolm Harris

Palo Alto

By: Malcolm Harris

Narrated by: Patrick Harrison

Length: 28 hours 19 minutes

Abridged: No

The history of Silicon Valley, from railroads to microchips, is an “extraordinary” story of disruption and destruction, told for the first time in this comprehensive, jaw-dropping narrative (Greg Grandin, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The End of the Myth). Palo Alto’s weather is temperate, its people are educated and enterprising, its... Read more

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The Making of America: Volume 1 by Teri Kanefield
The Making of America: Volume 1
Teri Kanefield
The Making of America: Volume 1 by Teri Kanefield

The Making of America: Volume 1

By: Teri Kanefield

Narrated by: Pete Cross

Length: 12 hours 14 minutes

Abridged: No

Unlike other biographies, the Making of America series goes beyond individual narratives linking influential figures to create an overarching story of America's growth that will deepen understanding of the country we live in today. This bundle featuring Alexander Hamilton, Abraham Lincoln, and Andrew Jackson tells the story of American... Read more

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How the Word Is Passed by Clint Smith
How the Word Is Passed
Clint Smith
How the Word Is Passed by Clint Smith

How the Word Is Passed

By: Clint Smith

Narrated by: Clint Smith

Length: 10 hours 6 minutes

Abridged: No

This compelling #1 New York Times bestseller examines the legacy of slavery in America—and how both history and memory continue to shape our everyday lives.

Beginning in his hometown of New Orleans, Clint Smith leads the reader on an unforgettable tour of monuments and landmarks—those that are honest about the past and those that are not—that... Read more

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The Making of America: Volume 2 by Teri Kanefield
The Making of America: Volume 2
Teri Kanefield
The Making of America: Volume 2 by Teri Kanefield

The Making of America: Volume 2

By: Teri Kanefield

Narrated by: Joyce Bean, David Sadzin & Chris Lutkin

Length: 13 hours

Abridged: No

Unlike other biographies, the Making of America series goes beyond individual narratives linking influential figures to create an overarching story of America's growth that will deepen understanding of the country we live in today. This bundle featuring Susan B. Anthony, Thurgood Marshall, and Franklin D. Roosevelt focuses on some of the most... 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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George Washington by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
George Washington
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
George Washington by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

George Washington

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 5 hours 43 minutes

Abridged: No

Written for ages 10 and up -- enjoyed by adults!

Behind George were enemies; in front, a raging ice-packed river. Poling across had seemed his best chance, but now large blocks of ice slammed into his makeshift raft, twisting it off course. Just as George dug his pole in and pushed with all his might, a block of ice hit the raft -- the raft... Read more

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Abraham Lincoln by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Abraham Lincoln
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Abraham Lincoln by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Abraham Lincoln

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 5 hours 34 minutes

Abridged: No

From the flag-draped presidential box, Abraham Lincoln watched the popular comedy on stage at the Ford Theater. As he laughed at a funny line--Bang! A single shot rang out from a small derringer, the sound barely audible over the laughter of the crowd. Abe slumped forward, blood running from behind his left ear.

When President Lincoln died the... Read more

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Laura Ingalls Wilder by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Laura Ingalls Wilder by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Laura Ingalls Wilder

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Rebecca Gallagher

Length: 5 hours

Abridged: No

Laura stared at the black cloud blotting out the sun. The cloud was unlike anything she had ever seen. As it got closer, it made a strange noise, like hail pelting the ground. Suddenly the sky began to rain grasshoppers. The bugs clung to Laura's hair and clothes and peered at her with bulging eyes. Soon they began destroying Papa's crops.

From... Read more

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Girly Drinks by Mallory O'Meara
Girly Drinks
Mallory O'Meara
Girly Drinks by Mallory O'Meara

Girly Drinks

By: Mallory O'Meara

Narrated by: Mallory O'Meara

Length: 11 hours 29 minutes

Abridged: No

“At last, the feminist history of booze we’ve been waiting for!” —Amy Stewart, author of The Drunken Botanist

From Los Angeles Times bestselling author Mallory O’Meara comes a lively and engrossing feminist history of women drinking through the ages

Strawberry daiquiris. Skinny martinis. Vodka sodas with lime. These are the cocktails that come in... Read more

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Normal Women by Philippa Gregory
Normal Women
Philippa Gregory
Normal Women by Philippa Gregory

Normal Women

By: Philippa Gregory

Narrated by: Philippa Gregory, Clare Corbett, Tania Rodrigue...

Length: 27 hours 14 minutes

Abridged: No

The #1 New York Times bestselling historical novelist delivers her magnum opus—a landmark work of feminist nonfiction that radically redefines our understanding of the extraordinary roles ordinary women played throughout British history and “should be included in every history lesson” (Glamour UK)“As author and lead narrator, Gregory’s passion... Read more

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Corrie ten Boom by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Corrie ten Boom
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Corrie ten Boom by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Corrie ten Boom

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Rebecca Gallagher

Length: 5 hours 1 minute

Abridged: No

Suddenly, Corrie's ordered life was lost in the insanity of war. With bravery and compassion, her family and countless other Dutch citizens risked everything to extend God's hand to those innocents marked for certain execution in a world gone mad.

Corrie ten Boom's life of determination, faith, and forgiveness in the face of unimaginable... Read more

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Harriet Tubman by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Harriet Tubman
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Harriet Tubman by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Harriet Tubman

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Rebecca Gallagher

Length: 4 hours 41 minutes

Abridged: No

The pounding of horses' hooves shattered the night's silence. Harriet froze in the shadow of a tree and peered out into the darkness. She barely dared to breathe as three slave catchers came to a halt only a few feet from her hiding place. Had she escaped from danger so many times only to lose her hope of freedom now?

At age six the sharp bite... Read more

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Benjamin Franklin by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
Benjamin Franklin
Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
Benjamin Franklin by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

Benjamin Franklin

By: Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 4 hours 47 minutes

Abridged: No

As Ben experimented, people peppered him with questions about electricity. Distracted, Ben was still holding the ends of two bare wires when the other ends touched the Leyden jars. A massive charge knocked him to the ground. When he clambered to his feet, he had to admit that his guests appeared to have enjoyed watching him get... Read more

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Ain't I a Woman by Bell Hooks
Ain't I a Woman
Bell Hooks
Ain't I a Woman by Bell Hooks

Ain't I a Woman

By: Bell Hooks

Narrated by: Adenrele Ojo

Length: 8 hours 55 minutes

Abridged: No

A classic work of feminist scholarship, Ain't I a Woman has become a must–read for all those interested in the nature of black womanhood. Examining the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism among feminists, and the black woman's involvement with feminism, Hooks attempts to... Read more

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Operation Paperclip by Annie Jacobsen
Operation Paperclip
Annie Jacobsen
Operation Paperclip by Annie Jacobsen

Operation Paperclip

By: Annie Jacobsen

Narrated by: Annie Jacobsen

Length: 19 hours 25 minutes

Abridged: No

The “remarkable” story of America's secret post-WWII science programs (The Boston Globe), from the New York Times bestselling author of Area 51. In the chaos following World War II, the U.S. government faced many difficult decisions, including what to do with the Third Reich's scientific minds. These were the brains behind the Nazis'... Read more

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Through the Wardrobe by Lina Maslo
Through the Wardrobe
Lina Maslo
Through the Wardrobe by Lina Maslo

Through the Wardrobe

By: Lina Maslo

Narrated by: Tim Gerard Reynolds

Length: 33 minutes

Abridged: No

As a child, Clive Staples Lewis imagined many things... heroic animals and knights in armor and a faraway land called Boxen. He even thought of a new name for himself—at four years old, he decided he was more of a Jack. As he grew up, though, Jack found that the real world was not as just as the one in his imagination. No magic could heal the... Read more

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John Newton by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
John Newton
Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
John Newton by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

John Newton

By: Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 5 hours 9 minutes

Abridged: No

John Newton's life was in a downward spiral. Impressed into the Royal Navy, John clashed with his fellow seamen and even became a servant alongside slaves in West Africa. When he found himself on a sinking ship, he called out to God for help. John began his conversion to Christianity while he captained a slave ship. Eventually he gave up his... Read more

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Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi
Stamped from the Beginning
Ibram X. Kendi
Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

Stamped from the Beginning

By: Ibram X. Kendi

Narrated by: Avery Kidd Waddell

Length: 23 hours 35 minutes

Abridged: No

Some Americans insist that we're living in a post-racial society. But racist thought is not just alive and well in America—it is more sophisticated and more insidious than ever. And as award-winning historian Ibram X. Kendi argues, racist ideas have a long and lingering history, one in which nearly every great American thinker is complicit.



In... Read more

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Before We Were Trans by Dr. Kit Heyam
Before We Were Trans
Dr. Kit Heyam
Before We Were Trans by Dr. Kit Heyam

Before We Were Trans

By: Dr. Kit Heyam

Narrated by: Dr. Kit Heyam

Length: 8 hours 2 minutes

Abridged: No

A groundbreaking global history of gender nonconformity  

Today’s narratives about trans people tend to feature individuals with stable gender identities that fit neatly into the categories of male or female. Those stories, while important, fail to account for the complex realities of many trans people’s lives.  
 
Before We Were Trans illuminates... Read more

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Thomas Edison by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Thomas Edison
Janet Benge & Geoff Benge
Thomas Edison by Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Thomas Edison

By: Janet Benge & Geoff Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 5 hours 12 minutes

Abridged: No

With only three months of formal education, Thomas Edison grew up to be one of the most successful inventors of all time. Applying scientific principles to practical use, he made scores of inventions and held over thirteen hundred patents, from improvements on the telegraph and phonograph to the development of the incandescent lamp and a whole... Read more

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The Everything War by Dana Mattioli
The Everything War
Dana Mattioli
The Everything War by Dana Mattioli

The Everything War

By: Dana Mattioli

Narrated by: Caroline Hewitt & Dana Mattioli

Length: 14 hours 23 minutes

Abridged: No

Most Anticipated by Foreign Policy, Globe and Mail

“Riveting and explosive.” – Christopher Leonard


From veteran Amazon reporter for The Wall Street Journal, The Everything War is the first untold, devastating exposé of Amazon's endless strategic greed, from destroying Main Street to remaking corporate power, in pursuit of total domination, by any... Read more

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Gay Bar by Jeremy Atherton Lin
Gay Bar
Jeremy Atherton Lin
Gay Bar by Jeremy Atherton Lin

Gay Bar

By: Jeremy Atherton Lin

Narrated by: Jeremy Atherton Lin

Length: 7 hours 52 minutes

Abridged: No

As gay bars continue to close at an alarming rate, a writer looks back to find out what’s being lost in this indispensable, intimate, and stylish celebration of history. In the era of Grindr and same-sex marriage, gay bars are closing down at an alarming rate. What, then, was the gay bar? Set between Los Angeles, San Francisco, and London, Gay... Read more

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Paul by The Voice of the Martyrs
Paul
The Voice of the Martyrs
Paul by The Voice of the Martyrs

Paul

By: The Voice of the Martyrs

Narrated by: Lance Smith

Length: 21 minutes

Abridged: No

He hunted down the followers of Christ and threw them into prison. However, as he made his way to Damascus to arrest more, Jesus appeared to him in a blinding light. Soon Saul the persecutor became one of Christ’s boldest apostles, whom we know as Paul. God’s Courageous Apostle highlights some of the dramatic events in the life of the apostle... Read more

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Christopher Columbus by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
Christopher Columbus
Geoff Benge & Janet Benge
Christopher Columbus by Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

Christopher Columbus

By: Geoff Benge & Janet Benge

Narrated by: Tim Gregory

Length: 5 hours 6 minutes

Abridged: No

It was completely dark. The only things visible now were the two small beacon fires on the Pinta and the Nina. Christopher was glad the two fires calmed his, too. Their glow reminded him that the Santa Maria was not alone on the vast, uncharted Ocean Sea. The three ships would sail together into the unknown.

Buoyant and determined, and having at... Read more

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