Rob Shapiro
Rob Shapiro

Rob Shapiro is a voice actor, narrator, musician and writer. In his spare time, he is working on his first book.

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Author: Max Tegmark | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: August 29, 2017
How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human. The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future more than any other technology—and there’s nobody better qualified or situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT professor who’s helped mainstream research on how to keep AI beneficial.
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Author: William Rosen | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: May 09, 2017
For fans of Microbe Hunters. The epic history of how antibiotics were born, saving millions of lives and creating a vast new industry known as Big Pharma.

As late as the 1930s, virtually no drug intended for sickness did any good; doctors could set bones, deliver babies, and offer palliative care.
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Author: G.J. Meyer | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: March 07, 2017
A bracing, indispensable account of America’s epoch-defining involvement in the Great War, rich with fresh insights into the key issues, events, and personalities of the period

After years of bitter debate, the United States declared war on Imperial Germany on April 6, 1917, plunging the country into the savage European conflict that would redraw the map of the continent—and the globe.
$32.50
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Author: William D. Cohan | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: February 28, 2017
A timely, counterintuitive defense of Wall Street and the big banks as the invisible—albeit flawed—engines that power our ideas, and should be made to work better for all of us

Maybe you think the banks should be broken up and the bankers should be held accountable for the financial crisis in 2008.
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Author: Matt Taibbi | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: January 17, 2017
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Dispatches from the 2016 election that provide an eerily prescient take on our democracy’s uncertain future, by the country’s most perceptive and fearless political journalist.

In twenty-five pieces from Rolling Stone—plus two original essays—Matt Taibbi tells the story of Western civilization’s very own train wreck, from its tragicomic beginnings to its apocalyptic conclusion.
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Author: Deirdre Bair | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: October 25, 2016
From a National Book Award-winning biographer, the first complete life of legendary gangster Al Capone to be produced with the cooperation of his family, who provided the author with exclusive access to personal testimony and archival documents.

From his heyday to the present moment, Al Capone—Public Enemy Number One—has gripped popular imagination.
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Author: Brad Tolinski, Alan di Perna and Carlos Santana | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: October 25, 2016
"Every guitar player will want to read this book twice. And even the casual music fan will find a thrilling narrative that weaves together cultural history, musical history, race, politics, business case studies, advertising, and technological discovery.
$22.50
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Author: James Gleick | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: September 27, 2016
“A time-jumping, head-tripping odyssey.” The Millions
“A bracing swim in the waters of science, technology and fiction.” Washington Post
“A thrilling journey of ideas.
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Author: Julian Guthrie, Stephen Hawking and Richard Branson | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: September 20, 2016
A New York Times bestseller. 

The historic race that reawakened the promise of manned spaceflight

A Finalist for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award
 
Alone in a Spartan black cockpit, test pilot Mike Melvill rocketed toward space.
$22.50
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Author: Jay Solomon | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: August 30, 2016
From the Wall Street Journal reporter who’s been breaking news on the historic and potentially disastrous Iran nuclear deal comes a deeply reported exploration of the country’s decades-long power struggle with the United States—for readers of Steve Coll’s Ghost Wars and Lawrence Wright’s The Looming Tower

For more than a decade, the United States has been engaged in a war with Iran as momentous as any other in the Middle East—a war all the more significant as it has largely been hidden from public view.
$22.50
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Author: Andrew J. Bacevich | Narrator: Rob Shapiro and Andrew J. Bacevich
Release Date: April 05, 2016
Retired army colonel and New York Times bestselling author Andrew J. Bacevich provides a searing reassessment of U.S. military policy in the Middle East over the past four decades.

From the end of World War II until 1980, virtually no American soldiers were killed in action while serving in the Greater Middle East.
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Author: Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: March 01, 2016
Steve Jobs, adopted in infancy by a family in San Francisco, packed a lot of life into fifty-six short years. In this Who Was…. biography, children will learn how his obsession with computers and technology at an early age led him to co-found and run Apple, in addition to turning Pixar into a ground-breaking animation studio.
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