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Author: Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani | Narrator: Fajer Al-Kaisi
Release Date: March 07, 2023
The preeminent meditation on plagues and pandemics from the Islamic world, now in English for the first timeA Penguin ClassicSix hundred years ago, the author of this landmark work of history and religious thought—an esteemed judge, poet, and s...
ISBN: 9780593631157
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Author: Fatima Ali and Tarajia Morrell | Narrator: Nikhaar Kishnani and Deepa Samuel
Release Date: October 11, 2022
A young chef whose dreams were cut short savors every last minute as she explores food and adventure, illness and mortality in Savor, an “inspiring” (The New York Times Book Review) memoir and family story that sweeps from Pakis...
ISBN: 9780593507261
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Author: Suleika Jaouad | Narrator: Suleika Jaouad
Release Date: February 09, 2021
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A searing, deeply moving memoir of illness and recovery that traces one young woman’s journey from diagnosis to remission to re-entry into “normal” life—from the author of the Life, Interr...
Author: David Fajgenbaum | Narrator: David Fajgenbaum
Release Date: September 10, 2019
LOS ANGELES TIMES AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BESTSELLER • The powerful memoir of a young doctor and former college athlete diagnosed with a rare disease who spearheaded the search for a cure—and became a champion for a new approach to medical r...
Author: Erin Lee Carr | Narrator: Erin Lee Carr
Release Date: April 09, 2019
“A documentary filmmaker and daughter of the late, great New York Times columnist David Carr celebrates and wrestles with her father’s legacy in a raw, redemptive memoir.”—O: The Oprah Magazine “A breathtaking read ...
Author: Sunita Puri | Narrator: Sunita Puri and Soneela Nankani
Release Date: March 05, 2019
“A profound exploration of what it means for all of us to live—and to die—with dignity and purpose.” —People   “Visceral and lyrical.” —The AtlanticAs the American born daughter of immigrants, Dr. ...
Author: Wendy Mitchell | Narrator: Wendy Mitchell
Release Date: June 05, 2018
“A brave and illuminating journey inside the mind, heart, and life of a person with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.”—Lisa Genova, author of Still Alice Wendy Mitchell had a busy job with the British National Health Service, r...
Author: Skip Hollandsworth | Narrator: Ashley Wood
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Skip Hollandsworth's "Still Life" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.Thirty-five years ago, Dallas--a...
Author: Colin Dickey | Narrator: Jon Lindstrom
Release Date: October 04, 2016
One of NPR’s Great Reads of 2016“A lively assemblage and smart analysis of dozens of haunting stories…absorbing…[and] intellectually intriguing.” —The New York Times Book ReviewFrom the author of The Unidentified...
Author: Paul Kalanithi | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell and Sunil Malhotra
Release Date: January 12, 2016
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST • This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young neurosurgeon attempts to answer the question What makes a l...
Author: Becky Aikman | Narrator: Ann Marie Lee
Release Date: January 22, 2013
Six marriages, six heartbreaks, one shared beginning.   In her forties – a widow, too young, too modern to accept the role – Becky Aikman struggled to make sense of her place in an altered world.  In this transcendent ...
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Author: Daniel Klein and Thomas Cathcart | Narrator: Thomas Cathcart
Release Date: October 20, 2009
From the authors of the bestselling Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . ., a new book on the meaning of death (and life, too).
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