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Author: Al Gore | Narrator: Al Gore
Release Date: January 29, 2013
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the former vice president and #1 New York Times bestselling author comes An Inconvenient Truth for everything—a frank and clear-eyed assessment of six critical drivers of global change in the decades to come.  ...
Author: Rosalind Wiseman | Narrator: Lee Adams
Release Date: December 27, 2011
“My daughter used to be so wonderful. Now I can barely stand her and she won’t tell me anything. How can I find out what’s going on?”“There’s a clique in my daughter’s grade that’s making her life miser...
Author: Duncan J. Watts | Narrator: Duncan J. Watts
Release Date: March 29, 2011
By understanding how and when common sense fails, we can improve our understanding of the present and better plan for the future. Drawing on the latest scientific research, along with a wealth of historical and contemporary examples, Watts shows...
Author: Tina Rosenberg | Narrator: Dana Green
Release Date: March 29, 2011
In the style of The Tipping Point or Freakonomics, a groundbreaking book that will change the way you look at the world.The fearless Tina Rosenberg has spent her career tackling some of the world's hardest problems. The Haunted Land, her searing work...
Author: David Brooks | Narrator: Arthur Morey
Release Date: March 08, 2011
With unequaled insight and brio, David Brooks, the New York Times columnist and bestselling author of Bobos in Paradise, has long explored and explained the way we live. Now, with the intellectual curiosity and emotional wisdom that make his columns ...
Author: Ori Brafman and Rom Brafman | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: June 08, 2010
You know the feeling. You meet someone new—at a party or at work—and you just hit it off. There is an instant sense of camaraderie. In a word, you “click.” From the bestselling authors of Sway, Click is a fascinating...
Author: Shankar Vedantam | Narrator: Steve West
Release Date: January 19, 2010
Most of us would agree that there’s a clear—and even obvious—connection between the things we believe and the way we behave. But what if our actions are driven not by our conscious values and beliefs but by hidden motivations we&rsq...
Author: Tom Vanderbilt | Narrator: David Slavin
Release Date: July 29, 2008
Driving is a fact of life. We are all spending more and more time on the road, and traffic is an issue we face everyday. This audiobook will make you think about it in a whole new light.We have always had a passion for cars and driving. Now Traffic o...
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Author: Rosalind Wiseman and Elizabeth Rapoport | Narrator: Rosalind Wiseman
Release Date: March 07, 2006
What happens to Queen Bees and Wannabes when they grow up?Even the most well-adjusted moms and dads can experience peer pressure and conflicts with other adults that make them act like they’re back in seventh grade. In Queen Bee Moms & King...
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Author: Anna Quindlen | Narrator: Anna Quindlen
Release Date: April 06, 2004
In this remarkable book, Anna Quindlen, one of America’s favorite novelists and a Pulitzer Prize– winning columnist, once again gives us wisdom, opinions, insights, and reflections about current events and modern life. “Always insig...
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Author: James Surowiecki | Narrator: Grover Gardner
Release Date: February 09, 2004
In this fascinating book, New Yorker business columnist James Surowiecki explores a deceptively simple idea: Large groups of people are smarter than an elite few, no matter how brilliant–better at solving problems, fostering...
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Author: David Brooks | Narrator: David Brooks
Release Date: November 14, 2000
It used to be pretty easy to distinguish between the bourgeois world of capitalism and the bohemian counterculture. The bourgeois worked for corporations, wore gray, and went to church. The bohemians were artists and intellectuals. Bohemians champion...
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