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Author: Dan Werb | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: March 01, 2022
“A journey into the origins of COVID-19 and the discovery of vaccines and potential cures . . . I learned so much that I didn’t know before—above all, I met the subtle warriors of the laboratory who are working to save all of us fro...
Author: Thomas Insel, MD | Narrator: Thomas Insel, MD
Release Date: February 15, 2022
A bold, expert, and actionable map for the re-invention of America’s broken mental health care systemAs director of the National Institute of Mental Health, Dr. Thomas Insel was giving a presentation when the father of a boy with schizophrenia ...
Author: Laura Kipnis | Narrator: Hillary Huber
Release Date: February 08, 2022
In this timely, insightful, and darkly funny investigation, the acclaimed author of Against Love asks: what does living in dystopic times do to our ability to love each other and the world?COVID-19 has produced new taxonomies of love, intimacy, and v...
Author: Ross Douthat | Narrator: Ross Douthat
Release Date: October 26, 2021
NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • In this vulnerable, insightful memoir, the New York Times columnist tells the story of his five-year struggle with a disease that officially doesn’t exist, exploring the limits of modern medicine, the...
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter, a powerful and cathartic portrait of a country grappling with the Covid-19 pandemic—from feeling afraid and overwhelmed to extraordinary resilient—told through voices of people fro...
Author: Dr. Anna Lembke | Narrator: Dr. Anna Lembke
Release Date: August 24, 2021
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES and LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER“Brilliant… riveting, scary, cogent, and cleverly argued.”—Beth Macy, author of DopesickAs heard on Fresh AirThis book is about pleasure. It’s also about pain. Most...
Author: Dan Koeppel and Robert Meyer, MD | Narrator: Dan Koeppel and Robert Meyer, MD
Release Date: August 03, 2021
An urgent, on-the-scene account of chaos and compassion on the front lines of ground zero for Covid-19, from a senior doctor at New York City’s busiest emergency room “Remarkable and inspiring . . . We’re lucky to have this viv...
Author: Lauren Etter | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: May 25, 2021
NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • Big Tobacco meets Silicon Valley in this “deeply reported and illuminating” (The New York Times Book Review) corporate exposé of what happened when two of the most notorious industri...
Author: Sharman Apt Russell | Narrator: Cynthia Farrell
Release Date: April 06, 2021
An important, hopeful book that looks at the urgent problem of childhood malnutrition worldwide and the revolutionary progress being made to end it.   A healthy Earth requires healthy children. Yet nearly one-fourth of the world’s children...
Author: Jason Dearen | Narrator: Jason Dearen
Release Date: February 23, 2021
An award-winning investigative journalist's horrifying true crime story of America's deadliest drug contamination outbreak and the greed and deception that fueled it. Two pharmacists sit in a Boston courtroom accused of murder. The weapon: the fungus...
Author: Madeleine Dean and Harry Cunnane | Narrator: Madeleine Dean and Harry Cunnane
Release Date: February 16, 2021
A congresswoman and her son reveal how he survived a ten-year battle with opioid abuse—and what their family’s journey to recovery can teach us about finding hope amid the unspeakable.“Beautiful and inspiring.”—Maria Shr...
Author: Andrew Cuomo | Narrator: Andrew Cuomo
Release Date: October 13, 2020
Governor Andrew Cuomo tells the riveting story of how he took charge in the fight against COVID-19 as New York became the epicenter of the pandemic, offering hard-won lessons in leadership and his vision for the path forward.“An impressive road...