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Author: Nick Hornby |
Release Date: November 15, 2022
From the bestselling author of Just Like You, High Fidelity, and Fever Pitch, a short, warm, and entertaining book about art, creativity, and the unlikely similarities between Victorian novelist Charles Dickens and modern American rock star PrinceEve...
$17.50
ISBN: 9780593612033
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Author: Anthony Everitt and Roddy Ashworth |
Release Date: November 08, 2022
A striking, nuanced biography of Nero--the controversial populist ruler and last of the Caesars--and a fascinating, street-level portrait of ancient Rome itself, from an acclaimed biographer and historian.The Roman emper...
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ISBN: 9780593632918
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Author: Nancy Dougherty | Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Release Date: May 24, 2022
An astonishing journey into the heart of Nazi evil: a portrait of one of the darkest figures of Hitler’s Nazi elite—Reinhard Heydrich, the designer and executor of the Holocaust, chief of the Reich Main Security, including the Gestap...
Author: Willard Sterne Randall | Narrator: Steve Hendrickson
Release Date: February 08, 2022
An illuminating financial history of the Founding Fathers, revealing how their personal finances shaped the Constitution and the new nationIn 1776, upon the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the Founding Fathers concluded America’s mo...
Author: Andrew Roberts | Narrator: Philip Stevens
Release Date: November 09, 2021
From the New York Times bestselling author of Churchill and NapoleonThe last king of America, George III, has been ridiculed as a complete disaster who frittered away the colonies and went mad in his old age. The truth is much more nuanced and fasci...
Author: Debby Applegate | Narrator: Erin Bennett
Release Date: November 02, 2021
The compulsively readable and sometimes jaw-dropping story of the life of a notorious madam who played hostess to every gangster, politician, writer, sports star and Cafe Society swell worth knowing, and who as much as any single figure helped make t...
Author: Cynthia A. Branigan | Narrator: Cynthia A. Branigan
Release Date: October 19, 2021
The rescue of the last diving horse in America and the inspiring story of how horse and animal rescuer were each profoundly transformed by the other—from the award-winning animal rescuer of retired racing greyhounds and author of the best-selli...
Author: Matthew Sturgis | Narrator: John Pirkis
Release Date: October 12, 2021
The fullest, most textural, most accurate—most human—account of Oscar Wilde's unique and dazzling life—based on extensive new research and newly discovered materials, from Wilde's personal letters and transcripts of his first trial ...
Author: Allen C. Guelzo | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: September 28, 2021
A WALL STREET JOURNAL BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • From the award-winning historian and best-selling author of Gettysburg comes the definitive biography of Robert E. Lee. An intimate look at the Confederate general in all his complexity&mda...
Author: Nick Davis | Narrator: Nick Davis
Release Date: September 14, 2021
A fascinating, complex dual biography of Hollywood's most dazzling—and famous—brothers, and a dark, riveting portrait of competition, love, and enmity that ultimately undid them both.One most famous for having written Citizen Kane (with O...
Author: Josh Ireland | Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Release Date: March 30, 2021
The intimate, untold story of Winston Churchill's enduring yet volatile bond with his only son, Randolph“Ireland draws unforgettable sketches of life in the Churchill circle, much like Erik Larson did in The Splendid and the Vile.”―...
Author: Madison Smartt Bell | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: March 17, 2020
The first and definitive biography of one of the great American novelists of the postwar era, the author of Dog Soldiers and A Flag for Sunrise, and a penetrating critic of American power, innocence, and corruptionRobert Stone (1937-2015), probably ...