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ALA Notable Book
Author: Junot DĂ­az | Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Release Date: September 06, 2007
A collection of eleven stories by a young writer evoke his hard-fought youth in the barrios of the Dominican Republic and the bleak urban landscapes of New Jersey, combining a journalist's dispassionate eye with an ear for poetry. "This stunning coll...
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Author: Nathaniel Philbrick | Narrator: George Guidall
Release Date: May 09, 2006
"Vivid and remarkably fresh...Philbrick has recast the Pilgrims for the ages." --The New York Times Book Review Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in history New York Times Book Review Top Ten books of the Year How did America begin? That simple questi...
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Author: Ron Chernow | Narrator: Grover Gardner
Release Date: October 10, 2004
The #1 New York Times bestseller, and the inspiration for the hit Broadway musical Hamilton!Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ron Chernow presents a landmark biography of Alexander Hamilton, the Founding Father who galvanized, inspire...
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Author: Angela Johnson | Narrator: Kamahl Palmer and Chantale Hosein
Release Date: September 28, 2004
Bird, a 13-year-old girl with a mission, has run away in pursuit of her stepfather. She's sure she'll be able to convince him to return home—to fill the hole he left in their family. And while she hides near his sister's farmhouse, she becomes ...
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Author: Richard Peck | Narrator: Lina Patel
Release Date: March 23, 2004
Richard Peck is a master of stories about people in transition, but perhaps never before has he told a tale of such dramatic change as this one, set during the first year of the Civil War. The whole country is changing in 1861-even the folks from a m...
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Author: Joan Bauer | Narrator: Ron McLarty
Release Date: June 24, 2003
Tree, a six-foot-three-inch 12-year-old, copes with his parents’ recent divorce and his failure as an athlete by helping his grandfather, a Vietnam vet and recent amputee, and Sophie, a new girl at school.
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Author: Joan Bauer | Narrator: Jenna Lamia
Release Date: June 24, 2003
A Newbery Honor Book Food is in 16-year-old Hope’s blood. With her Aunt Addie, diner cook extraordinaire, she travels the States and hones her waitressing skills, impressing hungry people everywhere. But following the tides of comfort food dini...
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Author: Laurie Halse Anderson | Narrator: Samantha Mathis
Release Date: October 01, 2002
Meet Kate Malone-straight A science and math geek, minister's daughter, ace long-distance runner, girlfriend, unwilling family caretaker, emotional avoidance champion. Kate manages her life by organizing it, as logically as the periodic table. She ca...
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Author: Diana Preston | Narrator: Anne Twomey
Release Date: May 07, 2002
A brilliantly sunny day, and then the explosion; on what had been an ordinary weekday, there is suddenly fire, smoke, confusion, bodies, panic... On May 7, 1915, the ocean liner Lusitania was struck by a terrifying new weapon-and became a casualty of...
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Author: Dan Chaon | Narrator: Dylan Baker and Becky Ann Baker
Release Date: July 03, 2001
In this haunting, bracing new collection, Dan Chaon shares stories of men, women, and children who live far outside the American Dream, while wondering which decision, which path, or which accident brought them to this place. Chaon mines the psycholo...
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Author: Andrea Barrett | Narrator: Peter Riegert
Release Date: July 05, 2000
Capturing a crucial moment in the history of exploration, the mid-nineteenth century romance with the Arctic, Andrea Barrett focuses on a particular expedition and its accompanying scholar-naturalist, Erasmus Darwin Wells.  Through his eyes...
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