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Author: Jorjeana Marie
Release Date: August 27, 2019
Improv instructor and writer Jorjeana Marie presents the first book to harness the creative power of improvisation exercises to help both aspiring and seasoned authors defeat writer's block and generate new ideas. Suffering from writer's block and in...
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Author: Joe Moran
Release Date: August 13, 2019
An exploration of how the most ordinary words can be turned into verbal constellations of extraordinary grace through the art of building sentencesThe sentence is the common ground where every writer walks. A good sentence can be written (and read) b...
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Author: Gretchen McCulloch | Narrator: Gretchen McCulloch
Release Date: July 23, 2019
A linguistically informed look at how our digital world is transforming the English language.Language is humanity's most spectacular open-source project, and the internet is making our language change faster and in more interesting ways than ever bef...
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Author: Robert A. Caro | Narrator: Robert A. Caro
Release Date: April 09, 2019
From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Power Broker and The Years of Lyndon Johnson: an unprecedented gathering of vivid, candid, deeply revealing recollections about his experiences researching and writing his acclaimed booksFor the ...
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Author: Joseph Goldstein and Oren Jay Sofer | Narrator: Mark Bramhall and Oren Jay Sofer
Release Date: March 19, 2019
Find your voice, speak your truth, listen deeply—a guide to more meaningful and mindful conversations.We spend so much of our lives talking to each other, but how much are we simply running on automatic—relying on old habits and hoping fo...
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Author: Benjamin Dreyer | Narrator: Alison Fraser and Benjamin Dreyer
Release Date: January 29, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “An essential (and delightful!)”* guide to writing from Random House’s longtime copy chief and one of Twitter’s leading language gurus—in the tradition of The Elements of Style*...
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Author: Jessica Brody | Narrator: Jessica Brody
Release Date: October 09, 2018
The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelist...
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Author: Jay Heinrichs | Narrator: Jay Heinrichs
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Learn how to persuade cats--the world's most skeptical and cautious negotiators--with this primer on rhetoric and argument from the New York Times bestselling author of Thank You for Arguing!Cats are skilled manipulators who can talk you into just ab...
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Author: Barry Meier | Narrator: Ray Porter
Release Date: May 29, 2018
Pain Killer OxyContin, a potent painkiller containing opium-derived oxycodone as its key active ingredient, was first sold in 1996 as a treatment for cancer patients and other chronic pain sufferers. From the start, the drug's manufacturer aggressive...
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Author: Nathan Bomey | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: May 08, 2018
This trenchant analysis examines the many ways our society's increasingly tenuous commitment to facts laid the groundwork for Donald Trump's rise to power.Award-winning journalist Nathan Bomey argues that Trump did not usher the post-truth era into b...
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Author: Martha Gellhorn | Narrator: Rebecca Lowman
Release Date: May 01, 2018
Including a foreword by Bill Buford, Travels With Myself and Another rediscovers the voice of an extraordinary woman."Martha Gellhorn was so fearless in a male way, and yet utterly capable of making men melt," writes New Yorker literary editor Bill B...
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Author: Ryan Holiday | Narrator: Ryan Holiday
Release Date: February 27, 2018
An NPR Book Concierge Best Book of 2018!A stunning story about how power works in the modern age--the book the New York Times called "one helluva page-turner" and The Sunday Times of London celebrated as "riveting...an astonishing modern media conspi...
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