Non-Fiction

  • 1-50 of 31493
Quick Look
Bill OReillys Legends and Lies

Bill O'Reilly's Legends and Lies

by David Fisher

The must-have companion to Bill O'Reilly's historic series Legends and Lies: The Real West, a fascinating, eye-opening look at the truth behind the western legends we all think we knowHow did Davy Crockett save President Jackson's life only to end up ...

Narrator: Tom Wopat
Published: 04/07/2015
Quick Look
American Sniper

American Sniper

by Chris Kyle

NOW A BLOCKBUSTER MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY CLINT EASTWOOD—NOMINATED FOR SIX ACADEMY AWARDS, INCLUDING BEST PICTUREFrom 1999 to 2009, U.S. Navy Seal Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in United States military history. His fellow...

Narrator: John Pruden
Published: 01/03/2012
Quick Look
Dead Wake

Dead Wake

by Erik Larson

#1 New York Times BestsellerFrom the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the LusitaniaOn May 1, 1915, with WWI entering its tenth month, a luxury ocean liner as richly appointed as a...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 03/10/2015
Quick Look
The Residence

The Residence

by Kate Andersen Brower

A remarkable history with elements of both In the President’s Secret Service and The Butler, The Residence offers an intimate account of the service staff of the White House, from the Kennedys to the Obamas.America’s First Families are un...

Narrator: Karen White
Published: 04/07/2015
Quick Look
Unbroken

Unbroken

by Laura Hillenbrand

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The incredible true story of survival and salvation that is the basis for two major motion pictures: 2014’s Unbroken and the upcoming Unbroken: Path to Redemption.On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces...

Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Published: 11/16/2010
Quick Look
Becoming Steve Jobs

Becoming Steve Jobs

by Brent Schlender

The #1 New York Times bestselling biography of how Steve Jobs became the most visionary CEO in history.   Becoming Steve Jobs breaks down the conventional, one-dimensional view of Steve Jobs that he was half-genius, half-jerk from youth...

Narrator: George Newbern
Published: 03/24/2015
Quick Look
The Reaper Autobiography of One of the Deadliest Special Ops Snipers

The Reaper: Autobiography of One ...

by Nicholas Irving

Groundbreaking, thrilling and revealing, The Reaper is the astonishing memoir of Special Operations Direct Action Sniper Nicholas Irving, the 3rd Ranger Battalion's deadliest sniper with 33 confirmed kills, though his remarkable career total, includin...

Narrator: Jeff Gurner
Published: 01/27/2014
Quick Look
A Fine Romance

A Fine Romance

by Candice Bergen

In the follow-up to Knock Wood—her bestselling “engaging, intelligent, and wittily self-deprecating autobiography” (The New York Times)—Candice Bergen shares the big events: her marriage to a famous French director, the birth o...

Narrator: Candice Bergen
Published: 04/07/2015
Quick Look
Our Kids

Our Kids

by Robert D. Putnam

A groundbreaking examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility.It’s the American dream: get a good education, work hard, buy a house, an...

Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 03/10/2015
Quick Look
Girl in a Band

Girl in a Band

by Kim Gordon

Kim Gordon, founding member of Sonic Youth, fashion icon, and role model for a generation of women, now tells her story—a memoir of life as an artist, of music, marriage, motherhood, independence, and as one of the first women of rock and roll,...

Narrator: Kim Gordon
Published: 02/24/2015
Quick Look
The Water is Wide

The Water is Wide

by Pat Conroy

The bestselling Pat Conroy memoirThe moving story of a young teacher’s experience on an island forgotten by the worldThough the children of Yamacraw Island live less than two miles from the coast of South Carolina, they can’t name the pres...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 08/10/2010
Quick Look
Charlie Wilsons War

Charlie Wilson's War

by George Crile

This New York Times bestseller is the untold story behind the last battle of the Cold War, the rise of militant Islam, and of a colorful congressman from Texas who conspired with a rogue CIA operative to launch the most successful covert operation in ...

Narrator: Christopher Lane
Published: 06/25/2005
Quick Look
Future Crimes

Future Crimes

by Marc Goodman

NEW YORK TIMES and WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF 2015One of the world’s leading authorities on global security, Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to expose the alarming wa...

Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 02/24/2015
Quick Look
Believer

Believer

by David Axelrod

“A stout defense—indeed, the best I have read—of the Obama years.”—New York Times Book Review A New York Times bestseller. David Axelrod has always been a believer. Whether as a young journalist investigating ci...

Narrator: David Axelrod
Published: 02/10/2015
Quick Look
Being Mortal

Being Mortal

by Atul Gawande

In Being Mortal, bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infecti...

Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
Wild

Wild

by Cheryl Strayed

Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection.A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven-hundred-mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe—and built her back up again. At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 03/20/2012
Quick Look
Killing Patton

Killing Patton

by Bill O'Reilly

Listeners around the world have been enthralled by Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy, and Killing Jesusa€”riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now from Bill O'Reilly, iconic anchor o...

Narrator: Bill O'Reilly
Published: 09/23/2014
Quick Look
Yes Please

Yes Please

by Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler is hosting a dinner party and you're invited! Welcome to the audiobook edition of Amy Poehler's Yes Please. The guest list is star-studded with vocal appearances from Carol Burnett, Seth Meyers, Michael Schur, Patrick Stewart, Kat...

Narrator: Kathleen Turner
Published: 10/28/2014
Quick Look
13 Hours

13 Hours

by MItchell Zuckoff

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREThe harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi.13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists att...

Narrator: MItchell Zuckoff
Published: 09/09/2014
Quick Look
A Briefer History of Time

A Briefer History of Time

by Stephen Hawking

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS   Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have...

Narrator: Erik Davies
Published: 09/27/2005
Quick Look
Clapton

Clapton

by Eric Clapton

With striking intimacy and candor, Eric Clapton tells the story of his eventful and inspiring life. More than a rock star, Eric Clapton is an icon, a living embodiment of the history of rock music. Well known for his reserve in a profession marked by ...

Narrator: Simon Vance,Bill N...
Published: 10/09/2007
Quick Look
God Guns Grits and Gravy

God, Guns, Grits, and Gravy

by Mike Huckabee

In God, Guns, Grits, and Gravy, Mike Huckabee asks, "Have I been taken to a different planet than the one on which I grew up?" The New York Times bestselling author explores today's fractious American culture, where divisions of class, race, politics...

Narrator: Mike Huckabee
Published: 01/20/2015
Quick Look
Americas Bitter Pill

America's Bitter Pill

by Steven Brill

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK • America’s Bitter Pill is Steven Brill’s acclaimed book on how the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, was written, how it is being implemented, and, most important, ...

Narrator: Dan Woren
Published: 01/05/2015
Quick Look
It Was Me All Along

It Was Me All Along

by Andie Mitchell

A heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance. All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food w...

Narrator: Andie Mitchell
Published: 01/06/2015
Quick Look
Not My Fathers Son

Not My Father's Son

by Alan Cumming

Dark, painful memories can be like a cage. Or, in the case of Alan Cumming, they can be packed away in a box, stuck in the attic to be forgotten. Until one day the box explodes and all the memories flood back in horrible detail. Alan Cumming grew up ...

Narrator: Alan Cumming
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
The Heart of Everything That Is

The Heart of Everything That Is

by Bob Drury

This reading group guide for The Heart of Everything That Is includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book club. The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting ang...

Narrator: George Newbern
Published: 11/05/2013
Quick Look
41

41

by George W. Bush

George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, has authored a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President.   Forty-three men have served as President of the United States. Countless books have been writ...

Narrator: George W. Bush
Published: 11/11/2014
Quick Look
The End of Power

The End of Power

by Moises Naim

Power is shifting-from large, stable armies to loose bands of insurgents, from corporate leviathans to nimble start-ups, and from presidential palaces to public squares. But power is also changing, becoming harder to use and easier to lose. As a resul...

Narrator: Don Hagen
Published: 03/19/2013
Quick Look
Pilgrims Wilderness

Pilgrim's Wilderness

by Tom Kizzia

Into the Wild meets Helter Skelter in this riveting true story of a modern-day homesteading family in the deepest reaches of the Alaskan wilderness – and of the chilling secrets of its maniacal, spellbinding patriarch. When P...

Narrator: Fred Sanders
Published: 07/16/2013
Quick Look
The Innovators

The Innovators

by Walter Isaacson

Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs, The Innovators is Walter Isaacson’s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet. It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensa...

Narrator: Dennis Boutsikaris...
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
The Andy Cohen Diaries

The Andy Cohen Diaries

by Andy Cohen

A year in the whirlwind life of the beloved pop icon Andy Cohen, in his own cheeky, candid, and irreverent words As a TV Producer and host of the smash late night show Watch What Happens Live, Andy Cohen has a front row seat to an exciting world not m...

Narrator: Andy Cohen
Published: 11/11/2014
Quick Look
Waking Up

Waking Up

by Sam Harris

For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Sam Harris’s new book is a guide to meditation as a rational spiritual practice informed by neuroscience and psychology.From multiple New York Times bestselling author, neuros...

Narrator: Sam Harris
Published: 09/09/2014
Quick Look
Rise of ISIS

Rise of ISIS

by Jay Sekulow

THE DEFINITIVE BOOK ON ISISJay Sekulow, one of America’s most influential attorneys, closely examines the rise of the terrorist groups ISIS and Hamas, explains their objectives and capabilities and how, if left undefeated, their existence could ...

Narrator: Jay Sekulow
Published: 09/30/2014
Quick Look
Dreamers and Deceivers

Dreamers and Deceivers

by Glenn Beck

The new nonfiction from #1 bestselling author and popular radio and television host Glenn Beck.

Narrator: Jeremy Lowell
Published: 10/28/2014
Quick Look
Not That Kind of Girl

Not That Kind of Girl

by Lena Dunham

For readers of Nora Ephron, Tina Fey, and David Sedaris, this hilarious, poignant, and extremely frank collection of personal essays confirms Lena Dunham—the acclaimed creator, producer, and star of HBO’s Girls—as one of the brightes...

Narrator: Lena Dunham
Published: 09/30/2014
Quick Look
The Secret History of Wonder Woman

The Secret History of Wonder Woma...

by Jill Lepore

A riveting work of historical detection revealing that the origin of one of the world’s most iconic superheroes hides within it a fascinating family story—and a crucial history of twentieth-century feminismWonder Woman, created in 1941, is...

Narrator: Jill Lepore
Published: 10/28/2014
Quick Look
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassi...

by Barbara Leaming

The untold story of how one woman's life was changed forever in a matter of seconds by a horrific trauma.Barbara Leaming's extraordinary and deeply sensitive biography is the first book to document Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' brutal, lonely and valian...

Narrator: Eliza Foss
Published: 10/28/2014
Quick Look
As You Wish

As You Wish

by Cary Elwes

From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interv...

Narrator: Rob Reiner
Published: 10/14/2014
Quick Look
What If

What If?

by Randall Munroe

From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd comes this hilarious and informative book of answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask. Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroes iconic webcomic. H...

Narrator: Wil Wheaton
Published: 09/02/2014
Quick Look
Rocks

Rocks

by Joe Perry

In the tradition of the mega-bestseller Life by Keith Richards, Aerosmith’s Joe Perry opens up for the first time about the wild, inside story of his life in the legendary band he cofounded in 1970—which is still going strong today.In Rock...

Narrator: Joe Perry
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
Stop the Coming Civil War

Stop the Coming Civil War

by Michael Savage

In the book that predicted our current political climate, conservative talk-show host and #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Savage shows how true patriots can defend America's freedoms before it's too late.The split between the right and t...

Narrator: Barry Baer
Published: 10/07/2014
Quick Look
The Path Between the Seas

The Path Between the Seas

by David McCullough

Winner of the National Book Award for history, The Path Between the Seas tells the story of the men and women who fought against all odds to fulfill the 400-year-old dream of constructing an aquatic passageway between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. ...

Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Published: 06/01/2003
Quick Look
Rich Dad Poor Dad

Rich Dad Poor Dad

by Robert T. Kiyosaki

The #1 Personal Finance book of all time... translated into dozens of languages and sold around the world.Rich Dad Poor Dad is Robert's story of growing up with two dads — his real father and the father of his best friend, his rich dad — a...

Narrator: Tim Wheeler
Published: 06/05/2012
Quick Look
In the Kingdom of Ice

In the Kingdom of Ice

by Hampton Sides

New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides returns with a white-knuckle tale of polar exploration and survival in the Gilded AgeIn the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed by one of the last unmapped areas of the globe: the North Po...

Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 08/05/2014
Quick Look
I Dared to Call Him Father

I Dared to Call Him Father

by Bilquis Sheikh, with Ri...

How do I give myself to God completely? What happens when I do? This is a book for everyone who has ever asked these questions. I Dared to Call Him Father is the fascinating true story of Bilquis Sheikh, a prominent Muslim woman in Pakistan who face...

Narrator: Lorna Raver
Published: 12/09/2011
Quick Look
The First Family Detail

The First Family Detail

by Ronald Kessler

As in a play, presidents, vice presidents, and presidential candidates perform on stage for the public and the media. What the nation’s leaders are really like and what goes on behind the scenes remains hidden. Secret Service agents have a front...

Narrator: Michael Bybee
Published: 08/05/2014
Quick Look
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. Her life story is told in the documentary film And Still I Rise, as seen on PBS’s American Masters.Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorabl...

Narrator: Maya Angelou
Published: 01/04/2011
Quick Look
Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

by Ben Macintyre

Ben Macintyre’s Agent Zigzag was hailed as “rollicking, spellbinding” (New York Times), “wildly improbable but entirely true” (Entertainment Weekly), and, quite simply, “the best book ever written” (Boston Glo...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 05/04/2010
Quick Look
A Spy Among Friends

A Spy Among Friends

by Ben Macintyre

Master storyteller Ben Macintyre’s most ambitious work to date brings to life the twentieth century’s greatest spy story.Kim Philby was the greatest spy in history, a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain’s counter...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 07/29/2014
Quick Look
The Way Forward

The Way Forward

by Paul Ryan

From the intellectual leader of the Republican party, an unvarnished look into the state of the conservative movement today and a clear plan for what needs to be done to save the American Idea.THE WAY FORWARD challenges conventional thinking, outline...

Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Published: 08/19/2014
  • 1-50 of 31493