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Author: Jessica Goudeau
Release Date: April 28, 2020
The story of two refugee families and their hope and resilience as they fight to survive and belong in AmericaThe welcoming and acceptance of immigrants and refugees has been central to America's identity for centuries--yet America has periodically t...
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Author: Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn | Narrator: Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn and Jennifer Garner
Release Date: January 14, 2020
The Pulitzer Prize-winning authors of the acclaimed, best-selling Half the Sky now issue a plea--deeply personal and told through the lives of real Americans--to address the crisis in working-class America, while focusing on solutions to me...
Author: Nicholas D. Kristof | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: July 09, 2019
From two of our most fiercely moral voices, a passionate call to arms against our era’s most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women and girls in the developing world.With Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl ...
Author: Deborah E. Lipstadt | Narrator: Paul Boehmer, Ellen Archer and Phoebe Strole
Release Date: January 29, 2019
***2019 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD WINNER—Jew­ish Edu­ca­tion and Iden­ti­ty Award***The award-winning author of The Eichmann Trial and Denial: Holocaust History on Trial gives us a penetrating and provocative analysis of th...
Author: Joel Simon | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: January 22, 2019
Starting in late 2012, Westerners working in Syria -- journalists and aid workers -- began disappearing without a trace. A year later the world learned they had been taken hostage by the Islamic State. Throughout 2014, all the Europeans came home, fi...
Author: Amal Clooney and Nadia Murad | Narrator: Ilyana Kadushin
Release Date: November 07, 2017
WINNER OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZEIn this intimate memoir of survival, a former captive of the Islamic State tells her harrowing and ultimately inspiring story.   Nadia Murad was born and raised in Kocho, a small village of farmers and shepherds in...
Author: Patrick Kingsley | Narrator: Thomas Judd
Release Date: January 10, 2017
In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo’s Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the international refugee crisis.On the day of his son’s fourteenth birthday, Hashem al-Souki lay somewhere in the Mediterranean...
Author: Bernard-Henri Lévy and Steven B. Kennedy | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: January 10, 2017
From world-renowned public intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy comes an incisive and provocative look at the heart of Judaism.“A smart, revealing, and essential book for our times.”—The Washington Post For more than four decades,...
Author: Suki Kim | Narrator: Janet Song
Release Date: October 14, 2014
A haunting account of teaching English to the sons of North Korea's ruling class during the last six months of Kim Jong-il's reign   Every day, three times a day, the students march in two straight lines, singing praises to Kim Jong-il and North...
Author: Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn | Narrator: Olivia Wilde
Release Date: September 23, 2014
An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kri...
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Author: Cullen Thomas | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: March 20, 2007
Cullen Thomas had a typical suburban upbringing. He was raised on Long Island, and after graduating from college he was looking for meaning and excitement. Possessed of a youthful, romantic view of the world, he left New York at age twenty-three and ...
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