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Travels with George Cover
Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Release Date: September 14, 2021
Does George Washington still matter? Bestselling author Nathaniel Philbrick argues for Washington's unique contribution to the forging of America by retracing his journey as a new president through all thirteen former colonies, which were now an...
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God, Human, Animal, Machine Cover
Author: Meghan O'Gieblyn
Release Date: August 24, 2021
From the author of the critically-acclaimed Interior States, a strikingly original exploration of what it might mean to be authentically human in the age of artificial intelligence. Meghan O'Gieblyn deftly weaves anecdotes from her life as a formerly...
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The Art of Patience Cover
Author: Frank Wynne and Sylvain Tesson
Release Date: July 13, 2021
A journey in search of one of the most elusive creatures on the planetAdventurer Sylvain Tesson has led a restless life, riding across Central Asia on horseback, freeclimbing the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame, and traversing the Himalayas by foot. But ...
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The Coming Collapse of China Cover
Author: Gordon G. Chang
Release Date: July 13, 2021
China is hot. The world sees a glorious future for this sleeping giant, three times larger than the United States, predicting it will blossom into the world's biggest economy by 2010. According to Chang, however, a Chinese-American lawyer and China s...
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Author: Tony Horwitz | Narrator: Nathaniel Brooks Horwitz
Release Date: June 01, 2021
“A very funny and frequently insightful look at the world’s most combustible region.”—The New York Times Book ReviewNATIONAL BESTSELLERPulitzer Prize winning journalist Tony Horwitz's 1991 classic account of his travels across...
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Author: Ben Katchor | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: May 25, 2021
Ben Katchor retells the history of where we choose to eat—a history that starts with the first man who was allowed to enter a walled garden and encouraged by the garden's owner to enjoy its fruits. He examines the biblical milk-and-meat taboo, ...
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Chasing the Thrill Cover
Author: Daniel Barbarisi | Narrator: Daniel Barbarisi
Release Date: May 18, 2021
A full-throttle, first-person account of the treasure hunt created by eccentric millionaire art dealer--and, some would say, robber baron--Forrest Fenn that became the stuff of contemporary legend. When Forrest Fenn was given a fatal cancer diag...
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The Comfort Crisis Cover
Author: Michael Easter | Narrator: Michael Easter
Release Date: May 11, 2021
“If you've been looking for something different to level up your health, fitness, and personal growth, this is it.”—Melissa Urban, Whole30 CEO and New York Times bestselling authorDiscover the evolutionary mind and bo...
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Author: Egill Bjarnason | Narrator: Einar Gunn
Release Date: May 11, 2021
The untold story of how one tiny island in the middle of the Atlantic has shaped the world for centuries.The history of Iceland began 1,200 years ago, when a frustrated Viking captain and his useless navigator ran aground in the middle of the North A...
Author: Gregory Curtis | Narrator: Gregory Curtis
Release Date: April 20, 2021
In this moving, tender memoir of losing a beloved spouse, the longtime editor of Texas Monthly, newly widowed, returns alone to a city whose enchantment he's only ever shared with his wife, in search of solace, memories, and the courage to find a way...
Author: Raynor Winn | Narrator: Raynor Winn
Release Date: April 20, 2021
"Polished, poignant... an inspiring story of true love."—Entertainment WeeklyA BEST BOOK OF 2019, NPR's Book ConciergeSHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BOOK AWARDOVER 400,000 COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDEThe true story of a couple who lost everything and ...
Author: Mark Synnott | Narrator: Steve Campbell
Release Date: April 13, 2021
*One of the 57 Most Anticipated Books Of 2021—Elle Shivering, exhausted, gasping for oxygen, beyond doubt . . .   A hundred-year mystery lured veteran climber Mark Synnott into an unlikely expedition up Mount Everest during the spring...