9 results   page 1 of 1  
view sort by
cover_9780307737403

Author: Helen Grant | Narrator: Justine Eyre
Release Date: August 10, 2010
 
Not since The Elegance of the Hedgehog has a book arrived in America from Europe on such wings of critical praise and popularity. The Vanishing of Katharina Linden is an unforgettable debut—at once chilling and endearing, haunting and richly insightful—the story of one girl’s big heart and even bigger imagination, and of a world full of mystery, good, and evil.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780307737403
Unabridged Download
cover_9780307737403

cover_9780307737144

Author: Aimee Bender | Narrator: Aimee Bender
Release Date: June 01, 2010
The wondrous Aimee Bender conjures the lush and moving story of a girl whose magical gift is really a devastating curse.

On the eve of her ninth birthday, unassuming Rose Edelstein, a girl at the periphery of schoolyard games and her distracted parents’ attention, bites into her mother’s homemade lemon-chocolate cake and discovers she has a magical gift.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780307737144
Unabridged Download
cover_9780307737144

cover_9780739340547

Author: Michael Lewis | Narrator: Grover Gardner
Release Date: September 26, 2006
In football, as in life, the value we place on people changes with the rules of the games they play.
When we first meet the young man at the center of this extraordinary and moving story, he is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know his real name, his father, his birthday, or any of the things a child might learn in school.
cover_9780739340547

cover_9780739332191

Author: James Bradley and Ron Powers | Narrator: Barry Bostwick
Release Date: August 29, 2006
In this unforgettable chronicle of perhaps the most famous moment in American military history, James Bradley has captured the glory, the triumph, the heartbreak, and the legacy of the six men who raised the flag at Iwo Jima. Here is the true story behind the immortal photograph that has come to symbolize the courage and indomitable will of America.
cover_9780739332191

cover_9780739332498
Author: David Mitchell | Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Release Date: April 11, 2006
By the New York Times bestselling author of The Bone Clocks and Cloud Atlas | Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize
 
Selected by Time as One of the Ten Best Books of the Year | A New York Times Notable Book | Named One of the Best Books of the Year by The Washington Post Book World, The Christian Science Monitor, Rocky Mountain News, and Kirkus Reviews | A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist | Winner of the ALA Alex Award | Finalist for the Costa Novel Award

From award-winning writer David Mitchell comes a sinewy, meditative novel of boyhood on the cusp of adulthood and the old on the cusp of the new.
$22.48
ISBN: 9780739332498
Unabridged Download
cover_9780739332498
cover_9780739320839

Author: Robert Kurson | Narrator: Campbell Scott
Release Date: May 03, 2005
New York Times Bestseller 

In the tradition of Jon Krakauer’s Into Thin Air and Sebastian Junger’s The Perfect Storm comes a true tale of riveting adventure in which two weekend scuba divers risk everything to solve a great historical mystery–and make history themselves.
cover_9780739320839

cover_9780739317990

Author: Kazuo Ishiguro | Narrator: Rosalyn Landor
Release Date: April 12, 2005
From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human.

Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city.
$19.98
ISBN: 9780739317990
Unabridged Download
cover_9780739317990

cover_9780553714104
Author: Pat Conroy | Narrator: Jay O. Sanders
Release Date: October 15, 2002
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A deeply affecting coming-of-age memoir about family, love, loss, basketball—and life itself—by the beloved author of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini
 
During one unforgettable season as a Citadel cadet, Pat Conroy becomes part of a basketball team that is ultimately destined to fail.
cover_9780553714104
cover_9781415920626

Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Philip Franklin
Release Date: January 07, 1997
When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10, 1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin his long, dangerous descent from 29,028 feet, twenty other climbers were still pushing doggedly toward the top.
cover_9781415920626