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11/22/63

by Stephen King

On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, President Kennedy died, and the world changed. What if you could change it back? Stephen King’s heart-stoppingly dramatic new novel is about a man who travels back in time to prevent the JFK ...

Narrator: Craig Wasson
Published: 11/08/2011
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Crucible of Gold

Crucible of Gold

by Naomi Novik

Naomi Novik’ s beloved series returns, with Captain Will Laurence and his fighting dragon Temeraire once again taking to the air against the broadsides of Napoleon’ s forces and the friendly—and sometimes not-so-friendly—fire o...

Temeraire #7
Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 10/02/2012
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The Duchess

The Duchess

by Danielle Steel

An enthralling novel set in early 19th-century England, Paris, and New York, featuring an indomitable young heroine who rises from ruin to become the toast of Paris, by way of the chic bordello she establishes for the most powerful men in France. Turn...

Narrator: Gideon Emery
Published: 06/27/2017
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The Science of Discworld

The Science of Discworld

by Terry Pratchett

Not just another science audiobook and not just another Discworld novella, The Science of Discworld is a creative, mind-bending mash-up of fiction and fact, that offers a wizard’s-eye view of our world that will forever change how you ...

Narrator: Michael Fenton-Ste...
Published: 06/03/2014
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Worldwar Striking the Balance

Worldwar: Striking the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

During World War II, three of the world's deadliest foes are forced to join efforts to save the planet from aliens, but Earth might be completely destroyed in order to win the war, in the conclusion of Harry Turtledove's Worldwar series.

Worldwar #4
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 03/16/2011
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Colonization Down to Earth

Colonization: Down to Earth

by Harry Turtledove

In this second entry in Harry Turtledove's alternate history Colonization saga, Earth's superpowers continue their face-off with extraterrestrial invaders. And although the clamoring tribes of Earth play dangerous games of diplomacy, the ultimate powe...

Colonization #2
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 05/03/2010
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Colonization Aftershocks

Colonization: Aftershocks

by Harry Turtledove

The conclusion to Harry Turtledove's Colonization series details the final stand of Earth's superpowers against extraterrestrial invaders. World War II evolved into decades of epic rebellions against the Race. Now as the 1960s begin, one of Earth's po...

Colonization #3
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 10/12/2010
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The Tears of the Sun

The Tears of the Sun

by S. M. Stirling

In the newest entry in S. M. Stirling's Emberverse series, it's Change Year 25, and the children born after the Change are starting to take center stage—and Whoever or Whatever was behind the Change may be taking a hand in their rivalries.

Emberverse #8
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/06/2011
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Worldwar Upsetting the Balance

Worldwar: Upsetting the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

In this third installment of Harry Turtledove's alternate history of World War II, an alien invasion of Earth unites Axis and Allied forces in a battle for humanity's survival.

Worldwar #3
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 12/24/2010
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Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

by Harry Turtledove

The reigning master of alternate history pens this spectacular finale to the story that began in the bestselling Worldwar series and continued in the explosive Colonization trilogy.

Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 03/25/2011
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Worldwar Tilting the Balance

Worldwar: Tilting the Balance

by Harry Turtledove

This is the second volume in New York Times bestselling author Harry Turtledove's splendid alternative history saga about an alien invasion in the middle of World War II.

Worldwar #2
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 10/20/2010
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The High King of Montival

The High King of Montival

by S. M. Stirling

In The Sword of the Lady, Rudi Mackenzie's destiny was determined. Now he returns to Montival in the Pacific Northwest, where he will face the legions of the Prophet. To achieve victory, Rudi must assemble a coalition of those who had been his enemies...

Emberverse #7
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/07/2010
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Himmlers War

Himmler's War

by Robert Conroy

Best-selling author Robert Conroy has earned considerable critical acclaim and favorable comparisons to fellow speculative history maven Harry Turtledove. In the days after the Allies’ landing at Normandy, Adolf Hitler is removed from his positi...

Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Published: 04/16/2012
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End of the Beginning

End of the Beginning

by Harry Turtledove

Six weeks ago, Imperial Japanese military forces conquered and occupied the Hawaiian Islands. A puppet king sits on Hawaii's throne, his strings controlled by the general of the invasion force. American POWs, malnourished and weak, are enslaved as har...

Days of Infamy #2
Narrator: John Allen Nelson
Published: 05/31/2010
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Red Inferno

Red Inferno

by Robert Conroy

To win World War II, the Allies dealt with the devil. Joseph Stalin helped FDR, Churchill, and Truman crush Hitler. But what if "Uncle Joe" had given in to his desire to possess Germany and all of Europe? In this stunning novel, Robert Conroy picks up...

Narrator: Paul Costanzo
Published: 02/13/2018
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Destroyermen Rising Tides

Destroyermen: Rising Tides

by Taylor Anderson

In Taylor Anderson's acclaimed Destroyermen series, a parallel universe adds an extraordinary layer to the drama of World War II. Now, as Lieutenant Commander Matthew Reddy and the crew of the U.S.S. Walker continue their battle for both freedom and s...

Destroyermen #5
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 02/01/2011
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Lord of Mountains

Lord of Mountains

by S. M. Stirling

The epic continues as a king faces a challenge beyond the battlefield, in book nine of the Emberverse series by New York Times bestselling author S. M. Stirling.

Emberverse #9
Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 09/10/2012
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Dominion

Dominion

by C. J. Sansom

C.J. SANSOM REWRITES HISTORY IN A THRILLING NOVEL THAT DARES TO IMAGINE BRITAIN UNDER THE THUMB OF NAZI GERMANY. 1952. Twelve years have passed since Churchill lost to the appeasers and Britain surrendered to Nazi Germany. The global economy strains a...

Narrator: Daniel Weyman
Published: 01/28/2014
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The Mechanical

The Mechanical

by Ian Tregillis

My name is Jax.That is the name granted to me by my human masters.I am a slave.But I shall be free.Set in a world that might have been, of mechanical men and alchemical dreams, the new novel from Ian Tregillis confirms his place as one of the most ori...

The Alchemy Wars
Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 03/10/2015
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Clash of Eagles

Clash of Eagles

by Alan Smale

A rising star in the realm of alternate history, Alan Smale delivers fiction of broad sweep and epic scope. Set in a world in which the Roman Empire never fell, Clash of Eagles finds Praetor Gaius Marcellinus leading his 33rd Legion into Nova Hesperia...

Narrator: Kevin Orton
Published: 03/17/2015
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Destroyermen Straits of Hell

Destroyermen: Straits of Hell

by Taylor Anderson

New York Times bestselling author Taylor Anderson's phenomenal alternate history Destroyermen series continues as a game-changing conspiracy throws the hope of honor, trust, and survival into chaos...

Destroyermen #10
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 05/05/2015
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Darwins Watch

Darwin's Watch

by Terry Pratchett

The wizards discover to their cost that it’s no easy task to change history.Roundworld is in trouble again, and this time it looks fatal. Having created it in the first place, the wizards of Unseen University feel vaguely responsible for its saf...

Narrator: Michael Fenton Ste...
Published: 06/09/2015
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Judgment Day

Judgment Day

by Terry Pratchett

The fourth book in the Science of Discworld series, and this time around dealing with THE REALLY BIG QUESTIONS, Terry Pratchett's brilliant new Discworld story Judgement Day is annotated with very big footnotes (the interleaving chapters) by...

Narrator: Michael Fenton Ste...
Published: 12/22/2015
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Smoke

Smoke

by Dan Vyleta

Readers of the Harry Potter series and Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell are sure to be mesmerized by Dan Vyleta’s thrilling blend of historical fiction and fantasy, as three young friends scratch the surface of the grown-up world to discover sta...

Narrator: Allan Corduner
Published: 05/24/2016
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Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc

by Lord Ronald Sutherland ...

Joan of Arc was a15th century French heroine. She was born a peasant girl in eastern France who grew up to lead the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War. She was captured by the Burgundians, sold to the English, tri...

Narrator: MaryAnne
Published: 07/08/2016
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Devils Due

Devil's Due

by Taylor Anderson

Devil's Due is the latest book in Taylor Anderson's New York Times bestselling series about a World War II destroyer mysteriously transported to another world.

Destroyermen #12
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 06/13/2017
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Destroyermen Blood in the Water

Destroyermen: Blood in the Water

by Taylor Anderson

Taylor Anderson's enthralling New York Times bestselling series of alternate history continues as game-changing revelations upend the Grand Alliance in a potentially cataclysmic war.

Destroyermen #11
Narrator: William Dufris
Published: 06/14/2016
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Without Warning

Without Warning

by John Birmingham

On the eve of the U.S. invasion of Baghdad, as the world waits for war, a mileshigh energy wave cordons a vast area from southern Canada to northern Mexico. In a moment, 99 percent of the U.S. population has been wiped from the face of the earth. To f...

Narrator: Tom Weiner
Published: 02/03/2009
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Atlantis and Other Places

Atlantis and Other Places

by Harry Turtledove

A famous naturalist seeks a near-extinct species of bird found only on the rarest of lands in "Audubon in Atlantis." A young American on a European holiday finds himself storming an enchanted German castle in "The Catcher in the Rhine." The philosophe...

Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 12/14/2010
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Unafraid

Unafraid

by Jeff Golden

Two dates burn fiercely in the memory of millions of Americans: November 22, 1963, and September 11, 2001. These two tragedies bracket Unafraid, a story grounded in a simple question: What if the fatal bullet fired on that sunny Dallas afternoon had v...

Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartne...
Published: 08/05/2011
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The Center of the World

The Center of the World

by Thomas Van Essen

Alternating between nineteenth century Europe and present-day New England, the narrative follows the great British painter J. M. W. Turner and his scene of artists, intellectuals, and lovers; and Henry, a middle-aged family man whose otherwise mundane...

Narrator: various readers
Published: 06/04/2013
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Days of Infamy

Days of Infamy

by Harry Turtledove

The New York Times bestselling author of alternate history looks at what might have happened if the Japanese had followed up their assault on Pearl Harbor in 1941 with an invasion and occupation of Hawaii.

Days of Infamy #1
Narrator: John Allen Nelson
Published: 02/15/2010
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The Fat Years

The Fat Years

by Chan Koonchung

Banned in China, this controversial and politically charged novel tells the story of the search for an entire month erased from official Chinese history. Beijing, sometime in the near future: a month has gone missing from official records. No one...

Narrator: David Tse
Published: 01/10/2012
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The Years of Rice and Salt

The Years of Rice and Salt

by Kim Stanley Robinson

It is the fourteenth century, and one of the most apocalyptic events in human history is set to occurthe coming of the Black Death. History teaches us that a third of Europes population was destroyed. But what if the plague had killed 99 percent of th...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 05/05/2015
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Between

Between

by Angie Abdou

Vero and her husband Shane have moved out of the sweet suite above his parents' garage and found themselves smack in the middle of adulthood?two kids, two cars, two jobs. They are not coping well. In response to their looming domestic breakdown, Vero ...

Narrator: Meredith Orlow
Published: 04/24/2015
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Crooked

Crooked

by Austin Grossman

AWARD-WINNING NOVELIST AUSTIN GROSSMAN REIMAGINES THE COLD WAR AS AN EPIC BATTLE AGAINST THE OCCULT WAGED BY THE ULTIMATE AMERICAN ANTIHERO--RICHARD NIXON.Richard Milhous Nixon lived one of the most improbable lives of the twentieth century. Our thirt...

Narrator: Kiff VandenHeuvel
Published: 07/28/2015
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The Rising

The Rising

by Ian Tregillis

The second book in the Alchemy Wars trilogy by Ian Tregillis, an epic tale of liberation and war. Jax, a rogue Clakker, has wreaked havoc upon the Clockmakers' Guild by destroying the Grand Forge. Reborn in the flames, he must begin his life as a free...

Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 12/01/2015
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THE AMERICAN FATHERS EPISODE 2 DINNER INVITATION

THE AMERICAN FATHERS EPISODE 2: D...

by Henry L. Sullivan III

Sheila never expected to meet America's first princess, but Irene Daco is hosting a dinner, and Jasira has invited Sheila to come. Her decision would be so much easier, if only the nature of Sheila's relationship with Jasira were clear. When Sheila ...

Narrator: Adrianne Cury
Published: 05/20/2016
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Sheila  Jasira Episodes 1  2 of The American Fathers Serial

Sheila & Jasira: Episodes 1 & 2 o...

by Henry L. Sullivan III

EPISODE 1: "Smart & sexy!" Set in a near future America, the world is a bit different. Powerful houses run the politics, and hence, the country, from behind the scenes. Sworn fealty to a powerful house can bring the average person a decent paying...

Narrator: Adrianne Cury
Published: 05/21/2016
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The Liberation

The Liberation

by Ian Tregillis

I am the mechanical they named Jax. My kind was built to serve humankind, duty-bound to fulfill their every whim. But now our bonds are breaking, and my brothers and sisters are awakening. Our time has come. A new age is dawning. Set in a world that m...

Narrator: Chris Kayser
Published: 12/06/2016
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Its Only A Clockwork Moon

It's Only A Clockwork Moon

by Billy O'Shea

In a future Denmark, Karl Nielsen, Royal Clockmaker, is recalled to the Round Tower to design the King's most ambitious project yet - a vehicle to travel into space. The second book in the Kingdom of Clockwork series is a quirky, humorous tale of Nord...

Narrator: Billy O'Shea
Published: 01/24/2017
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When Women Were Warriors

When Women Were Warriors

by Catherine M. Wilson

"All the women of my family had gone to war... Now my turn had come... So, it is the custom that a free woman leave her mother's house to bind herself and those of her blood to a neighboring clan, either by the sword or by the cradle." So begins th...

Narrator: Janis Ian
Published: 03/08/2016
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The Legend of William Tell

The Legend of William Tell

by Anonymous

The wonderful story of the legendary Swiss folk hero who shot the apple from his son's head.

Narrator: Mae Rose
Published: 07/08/2016
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Arabella of Mars

Arabella of Mars

by David D. Levine

Since Newton witnessed a bubble rising from his bathtub, mankind has sought the stars. When William III of England commissioned Capt. William Kidd to command the first expedition to Mars in the late 1600s, he proved that space travel was both possible...

The Adventures of Arabella Ashby
Narrator: Barrie Kreinik
Published: 08/09/2016
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Arabella and the Battle of Venus

Arabella and the Battle of Venus

by David D. Levine

The thrilling adventures of Arabella Ashby continue in Arabella and the Battle of Venus, the second book in Hugo-winning author David D. Levine's swashbuckling sci-fi, alternate history series!Arabella’s wedding plans to marry Capta...

The Adventures of Arabella Ashby #2
Narrator: Barrie Kreinik
Published: 07/18/2017
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The Ancient Maya

The Ancient Maya

by My Ebook Publishing Hou...

“The Ancient Maya” creates a portrait of life in the ancient Mayan civilization. Describes the history, language, social classes, customs, culture, religion, and warfare of the ancient civilization of the Mayas. Easy to read and very inter...

Narrator: Matt Montanez
Published: 05/14/2017
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the Zany Time Travels of Warble McGorkle

the Zany Time Travels of Warble M...

by Blackbird Crow Raven

Warble Poundcake McGorkle and his entourage travel back in time to alter history. Their meddling in Revolutionary Times, at Custer's Last Stand, the Alamo, Woodstock, as well as a detour to 1st century Jerusalem to kidnap Jesus--or Judas--leads to cat...

Narrator: B. Clay Shannon
Published: 05/17/2017
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Liberty 1784

Liberty: 1784

by Robert Conroy

A compelling alternate-history novel by the breakout author of WWII-era alternate history Himmlers War and Rising SunThe British win the American Revolutionary War, and a desperate Washington and the American founders must make a last stand in an encl...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 11/28/2017
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Fire and Ice

Fire and Ice

by Mary Connealy

Saddle Up for a Wildly Fun Ride in Mary Connealy's Latest Bailey Wilde is one of the best new ranchers in the West. She's been living disguised as a man for a while, but when Gage Coulter comes to drive her off her homestead, he quickly realizes he's ...

Wild at Heart #1
Narrator: Barbara McCulloh
Published: 10/06/2015
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Eagle and Empire

Eagle and Empire

by Alan Smale

It's The Last of the Mohicans meets HBO's Rome in this inventive conclusion to the Clash of Eagles Trilogy from Sidewise Award-winner Alan Smale. Tasked with subjugating North America for the Roman Imperium in 1218 AD, Praetor Gaius Marcellinus lost h...

Clash of Eagles
Narrator: Kevin Orton
Published: 05/16/2017
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