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Author: Pamela Colloff
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Pamela Colloff's "The Witness" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.

For more than a decade, it was Michelle Lyons's job to observe the final moments of death row inmates--but watching 278 executions did not come without a cost.
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Author: Katy Vine | Narrator: Lydia Mackay
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Katy Vine's "Cops and Robbers" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.

Law enforcement in Hidalgo County would joke that without the drug trade, half the business in the county would fail.
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Author: Michael Hall
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Michael Hall's "The Trouble with Innocence" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.
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Author: Jan Reid
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Jan Reid's "Busting Out of Mexico" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.

In Mexico, if violence and property damage are avoided, there is no law against breaking out of jail.
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Author: Skip Hollandsworth
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Skip Hollandsworth's "The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.
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Author: Katy Vine | Narrator: Lydia Mackay
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Katy Vine's "Just Desserts" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.

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Author: Various
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following articles focusing on Texas society are now available in a bundle as an audio download.

  *  "Cops and Robbers" by Katy Vine
  *  "The Trouble with Innocence" by Michael Hall
  *  "Lost and Found" by Katy Vine
  *  "Showdown at Waggoner Ranch" by Gary Cartwright
  *  "Busting Out of Mexico" by Jan Reid<


"Cops and Robbers" by Katy Vine investigates the Panama Unit, a group of police officers tasked with cleaning up the drug trade along the Southern Texas and Mexico border who instead became a part of it.
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Author: Robert M. Sapolsky | Narrator: Michael Goldstrom
Release Date: May 02, 2017
A New York Times Bestseller.

"Hands-down one of the best books I’ve read in years. I loved it."— 
Dina Temple-Raston, The Washington Post

“It’s no exaggeration to say that Behave is one of the best nonfiction books I’ve ever read.
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Author: Beverly Lowry | Narrator: Amanda Carlin
Release Date: October 11, 2016
From the author of Crossed Over, another masterful account of a horrible crime. the murder of four girls, countless other ruined lives, and the evolving complications of the justice system that frustrated the massive attempts--for twenty-five years now--to find and punish those who committed it.
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Author: Karlene Faith | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: June 14, 2016
At the age off twenty-one, Leslie Van Houten was sentenced to death, along with Charles Manson and his other disciples, for the infamous murder rampage spanning two nights in August 1969. Leslie, who was present at the Rosemary and Leno LaBianca stabbings, serenely accepted her sentence, wishing only that she had better served Manson in carrying out his apocalyptic vision of "Helter Skelter.
$17.50
ISBN: 9781524709631
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Author: Geoff Manaugh | Narrator: Scott Aiello
Release Date: April 05, 2016
Encompassing nearly 2,000 years of heists and tunnel jobs, break-ins and escapes, A Burglar's Guide to the City offers an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us. You'll never see the city the same way again.
$17.50
ISBN: 9781524702212
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Author: Shaka Senghor | Narrator: Shaka Senghor
Release Date: March 08, 2016
New York Times Bestseller | "An extraordinary, unforgettable book." -Michelle Alexander

A memoir of redemption, reform, and second chances in the era of mass incarceration.

Shaka Senghor was raised in a middle class neighborhood on Detroit’s east side during the height of the 1980s crack epidemic.
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