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Author: Dan Koboldt | Narrator: Eunice Wong
Release Date: May 03, 2022
A collection of essays from historians, linguists, martial artists, and other experts to help you write more compelling fantasy by getting the facts rightWhether it's correctly naming the parts of a horse, knowing how lords and ladies address one ano...
Author: Beppe Severgnini | Narrator: Edoardo Ballerini
Release Date: May 03, 2022
One-of-a-kind timeless lessons for handling challenges and living with joy, the Italian way—“with unparalleled insight and brilliant wit, Severgnini’s book not only transports us to Italy but deep into the Italian mind and spirit" (...
Author: Oded Galor | Narrator: Kobna Holdbrook-Smith
Release Date: March 22, 2022
A landmark, radically uplifting account of our species' progress from one of the world's pre-eminent thinkers - with breakthrough insights into the power of diversity and our capacity to tackle climate change.“Unparalleled in its scope and ambi...
Author: Eduardo Porter | Narrator: Eduardo Porter and Bernardo García
Release Date: September 23, 2021
Un examen profundo de cómo el racismo ha roto el pacto social, erosionado el bien común y dañado las vidas de todos los estadounidenses; un análisis sincero de cómo estas profundas heridas pueden comenzar a sanar. S...
Author: Suzanne O'Sullivan | Narrator: Suzanne O'Sullivan
Release Date: September 21, 2021
In Sweden, hundreds of refugee children fall into a state that resembles sleep for months or years at a time. In Le Roy, a town in upstate New York, teenage girls develop involuntary twitches and seizures that spread like a conta­gion. In the U.S...
Author: Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying | Narrator: Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying
Release Date: September 14, 2021
A provocative exploration of the tension between our evolutionary history and our modern woes—and what we can do about it.  We are living through the most prosperous age in all of human history, yet we are listless, divided, and miserable....
Author: Randall Kennedy | Narrator: Adam Lazarre-White
Release Date: August 17, 2021
With the same piercing intelligence as the bestselling Say it Loud!, Interracial Intimacies hits a nerve at the center of American society: race relations and our most intimate ties to each other. “The best book written on the subject, an exhau...
Author: Kristen Radtke | Narrator: Kristen Radtke
Release Date: July 13, 2021
From the acclaimed author of Imagine Wanting Only This—a timely and moving meditation on isolation and longing, both as individuals and as a society. • One of Lit Hub's Most Anticipated Books of 2021There is a silent epidemic in ...
Author: Johannes Krause | Narrator: Stephen Graybill
Release Date: April 13, 2021
“Thrilling . . . a bracing summary of what we have learned [from] ‘archaeogenetics’—the study of ancient DNA . . . Krause and Trappe capture the excitement of this young field.”—Kyle Harper, The Wall Street Jo...
Author: Roy Richard Grinker | Narrator: Lyle Blaker
Release Date: January 26, 2021
A Guardian Best Book of 2021 A compassionate and captivating examination of evolving attitudes toward mental illness throughout history and the fight to end the stigma.For centuries, scientists and society cast moral judgments on anyone deemed me...
Author: James Suzman | Narrator: Nicholas Guy Smith
Release Date: January 19, 2021
"This book is a tour de force." -- Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Give and TakeA revolutionary new history of humankind through the prism of work by leading anthropologist James SuzmanWork defines who we are. It determines our statu...
Author: Eduardo Porter | Narrator: Eduardo Porter and Anthony Rey Perez
Release Date: March 17, 2020
A sweeping examination of how American racism has broken the country's social compact, eroded America's common goods, and damaged the lives of every American--and a heartfelt look at how these deep wounds might begin to heal.Compared to other industr...