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Author: Various
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following National Magazine Award-Winning articles are now available in a bundle as an audio download.

  *  "The Witness" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Innocent Man, Part One" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Innocent Man, Part Two" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "Still Life" by Skip Hollandsworth<</b>

"The Witness" by Pamela Coloff profiles Michelle Lyons, whose job for more than a decade was to observe the final moments of death row inmates.
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Author: Various
Release Date: February 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following articles highlighting Texas business and culture are now available in a bundle as an audio download.

  *  "Dreaming of Her" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Slow Life and Fast Death of DJ Screw" by Michael Hall
  *  "A Home of Last Resort" by Sonia Smith
  *  "He Ain't Going Nowhere" by John Spong
  *  "The Shelf Life of John Mackey" by Tom Foster<</b>

"Dreaming of Her" by Pamela Colloff is the exclusive oral history of Selena Quintanilla Perez, as recalled by her closest family and friends.
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Author: Katy Vine
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: Gary Cartwright
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Gary Cartwright's "Showdown at Waggoner Ranch" 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: 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<</b>

"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: Various
Release Date: January 09, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following articles spotlighting true crime are now available in a bundle as an audio download.

  *  "A Kiss Before Dying" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Last Ride of Cowboy Bob" by Skip Hollandsworth
  *  "Just Desserts" by Katy Vine
  *  "The Cheerleader Murder Plot" by Mimi Swartz
  *  "The Talented Mr.
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Author: Ken Baker | Narrator: Ken Baker
Release Date: September 12, 2017
Do the Kardashians really believe in God.

An E. News star mixes memoir and investigative journalism in his own rollicking, poignant, and masterful version of A.J. Jacobs’ A Year of Living Biblically, chronicling his own spiritual journey as he investigates the religious lives of the rich and famous in Hollywood.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525500094
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Author: Bryan Mealer | Narrator: Dion Graham
Release Date: April 25, 2017
In a town deep in the Florida Everglades, where high school football is the only escape, a haunted quarterback, a returning hero, and a scholar struggle against terrible odds.

The loamy black “muck” that surrounds Belle Glade, Florida once built an empire for Big Sugar and provided much of the nation's vegetables, often on the backs of roving, destitute migrants.
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Author: Jason Epstein and Jane Jacobs | Narrator: Donna Rawlins
Release Date: September 13, 2011
Thirty years after its publication, The Death and Life of Great American Cities was described by The New York Times as "perhaps the most influential single work in the history of town planning....[It] can also be seen in a much larger context.
$27.50
ISBN: 9780307969651
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Author: Homer Hickam | Narrator: David Lansbury
Release Date: October 10, 2000
It's fall, 1959, and Homer "Sonny" Hickam and his fellow Rocket Boys are in their senior year at Big Creek High, launching handbuilt rockets that soar thousands of feet into the West Virginia sky. But in a season traditionally marked by celebrations of the spirit, Coalwood finds itself at a painful crossroads.
$12.95
ISBN: 9780553753165
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