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The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train

by Paula Hawkins

The #1 New York Times Bestseller, USA Today Book of the Year, now a major motion picture.   The debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people's lives.   “Nothing is more addicting than...

Narrator: India Fisher
Published: 01/13/2015
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The Alchemist

The Alchemist

by Paulo Coelho

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho continues to change the lives of its readers forever. With more than two million copies sold around the world, The Alchemist has established itself as a modern classic, universally admired.Paulo Coelho’s masterpiece...

Narrator: Jeremy Irons
Published: 10/04/2005
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The Woman in Cabin 10

The Woman in Cabin 10

by Ruth Ware

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER FROM THE AUTHOR OF IN A DARK, DARK WOOD Featured in TheSkimm An Entertainment Weekly “Summer Must List” Pick A New York Post “Summer Must-Read” Pick Included in Summer Book G...

Narrator: Imogen Church
Published: 07/19/2016
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Into the Water

Into the Water

by Paula Hawkins

The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon The Girl on the Train returns with Into the Water, her addictive new novel of psychological suspense. A single mother turns up dead at the bottom of the river that runs through town...

Narrator: Rachel Bavidge
Published: 05/02/2017
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The Rules of Magic

The Rules of Magic

by Alice Hoffman

From beloved author Alice Hoffman comes the spellbinding prequel to her bestseller, Practical Magic.Find your magic. For the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man. Hundred...

Narrator: Marin Ireland
Published: 10/10/2017
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Little Fires Everywhere

Little Fires Everywhere

by Celeste Ng

The instant New York Times bestseller!Entertainment Weekly’s #1 Must-Read Book for Fall * Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club Selection * #1 Library Reads Pick * September IndieNext Pick   “I am loving Little Fires Everywhere. Maybe m...

Narrator: Jennifer Lim
Published: 09/12/2017
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Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach

by Jennifer Egan

LONGLISTED for the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION The daring and magnificent novel from the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad. “Immensely satisfying…an old-fashioned page-turner, tweaked by this witty an...

Narrator: Vincent Piazza
Published: 10/03/2017
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Lying Game

Lying Game

by Ruth Ware

From the New York Times bestselling author of the “pulse-quickening” (Good Housekeeping, UK) In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated third novel, featuring her signature “verve and en...

Narrator: Imogen Church
Published: 07/25/2017
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My Absolute Darling

My Absolute Darling

by Gabriel Tallent

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST’S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017 AN AMAZON.COM BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR A BUSINESS INSIDER BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR"Impossible to put down." —NPR"A novel that readers will gulp d...

Narrator: Alex McKenna
Published: 08/29/2017
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Mrs Fletcher

Mrs. Fletcher

by Tom Perrotta

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Leftovers and Little Children comes a penetrating and hilarious new novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America’s culture wars.Eve Fletcher is trying to figure out what comes...

Narrator: Finn Wittrock
Published: 08/01/2017
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Everything I Never Told You

Everything I Never Told You

by Celeste Ng

A haunting debut novel about a mixed-race family living in 1970s Ohio and the tragedy that will either be their undoing or their salvation Lydia is dead. But they dont know this yet So begins the story in this exquisite debut novel about a Chinese ...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 06/26/2014
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Behold the Dreamers

Behold the Dreamers

by Imbolo Mbue

A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York just as the Great Recession upends the econ...

Narrator: Prentice Onayemi
Published: 08/23/2016
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Beartown

Beartown

by Fredrik Backman

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove returns with a dazzling, profound novel about a small town with a big dream—and the price required to make it come true.People say Beartown is finished. A tiny community nestled deep i...

Narrator: Marin Ireland
Published: 04/25/2017
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The Stars Are Fire

The Stars Are Fire

by Anita Shreve

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERFrom the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection): an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophi...

Narrator: Suzanne Elise Free...
Published: 04/18/2017
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Lincoln in the Bardo

Lincoln in the Bardo

by George Saunders

The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and inventedFeb...

Narrator: Various Narrators
Published: 02/14/2017
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The Underground Railroad Oprahs Book Club

The Underground Railroad (Oprah's...

by Colson Whitehead

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, the #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South Cora ...

Narrator: Bahni Turpin
Published: 08/02/2016
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My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You Shes Sorry

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell Y...

by Fredrik Backman

From the author of the internationally bestselling A Man Called Ove, a charming, warmhearted novel about a young girl whose grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters, sending her on a journey that brings to life the world of her grandmoth...

Narrator: Joan Walker
Published: 06/16/2015
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The North Water

The North Water

by Ian McGuire

"The North Water...is a great white shark of a book — swift, terrifying, relentless and unstoppable." —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times “Riveting and darkly brilliant….T...

Narrator: John Keating
Published: 05/17/2016
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A Spool of Blue Thread

A Spool of Blue Thread

by Anne Tyler

Short-listed for the Man Booker Prize “It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon. . .” This is how Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The Whitshanks are one of t...

Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Published: 02/10/2015
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The Buried Giant

The Buried Giant

by Kazuo Ishiguro

From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The Remains of the Day comes a luminous meditation on the act of forgetting and the power of memory.   In post-Arthurian Britain, the wars that on...

Narrator: David Horovitch
Published: 03/03/2015
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Funny Girl

Funny Girl

by Nick Hornby

A brilliant novel from the bestselling author of High Fidelity, About a Boy, and A Long Way Down.Set in 1960's London, Funny Girl is a lively account of the adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she naviga...

Narrator: Emma Fielding
Published: 02/03/2015
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Here I Am

Here I Am

by Jonathan Safran Foer

A monumental new audiobook from the bestselling author of Everything Is Illuminated and Extremely Loud and Incredibly CloseIn the book of Genesis, when God calls out, “Abraham!†before ordering him to sacrifice his son, ...

Narrator: Ari Fliakos
Published: 09/06/2016
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Before the Fall

Before the Fall

by Noah Hawley

Winner of the 2017 EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL and the 2017 INTERNATIONAL THRILLER WRITERS AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL FROM THE AWARD-WINNING CREATOR OF FARGO COMES "ONE THE YEAR'S BEST SUSPENSE NOVELS" (NEW YORK TIMES). On a foggy summer night, eleven people...

Narrator: Robert Petkoff
Published: 05/31/2016
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The Best of Me

The Best of Me

by Nicholas Sparks

"Everyone wanted to believe that endless love was possible. She'd believed in it once, too, back when she was eighteen."In the spring of 1984, high school students Amanda Collier and Dawson Cole fell deeply, irrevocably in love. Though they were from ...

Narrator: Sean Pratt
Published: 10/11/2011
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The Beach House

The Beach House

by Jane Green

From the author of Jemima J and Falling comes the New York Times bestseller about finding your place in the place you call home.Ever since her life took an unexpected turn, Nan Powell has enjoyed living alone on the sun-drenched shores of Nantucket. A...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 06/17/2008
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Everybodys Fool

Everybody's Fool

by Richard Russo

A New York Times 2016 Notable BookAn immediate national best seller and instant classic from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls. Richard Russo returns to North Bath—“a town where dishonesty abounds, everyone misapprehen...

Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Published: 05/03/2016
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Eligible

Eligible

by Curtis Sittenfeld

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Wonderfully tender and hilariously funny, Eligible tackles gender, class, courtship, and family as Curtis Sittenfeld reaffirms herself as one of the most dazzling authors writing today.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS ...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 04/19/2016
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Millers Valley

Miller's Valley

by Anna Quindlen

A novel about family and the secrets that we keep—a young woman learning to love and leave home and realizing that, maybe, she never quite left. From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Still Life with Bread Crumbs and Rise and Shine.Thi...

Narrator: Brittany Pressley
Published: 04/05/2016
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My Name Is Lucy Barton

My Name Is Lucy Barton

by Elizabeth Strout

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE • A simple hospital visit becomes a portal to the tender relationship between mother and daughter in this extraordinary novel by the Pulitzer Prize–winni...

Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Published: 01/05/2016
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The Revenant

The Revenant

by Michael Punke

AN UNFORGETTABLE NOVEL OF REVENGE, SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE, STARRING LEONARDO DICAPRIO The year is 1823, and the trappers of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company live a brutal frontier life. Trapping beaver, they contend daily with the threat of ...

Narrator: Holter Graham
Published: 01/06/2015
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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His ...

by Haruki Murakami

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage is the long-awaited new novel—a book that sold more than a million copies the first week it went on sale in Japan—from the award-winning, internationally best-selling author Haruki ...

Narrator: Bruce Locke
Published: 08/12/2014
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Adultery

Adultery

by Paulo Coelho

I want to change. I need to change. I'm gradually losing touch with myself.Adultery, the provocative new novel by Paulo Coelho, best-selling author of The Alchemist and Eleven Minutes, explores the question of what it means to live life fully and happ...

Narrator: Susan Denaker
Published: 08/19/2014
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The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch

by Donna Tartt

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE"The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fict...

Narrator: David Pittu
Published: 10/22/2013
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The Girls of August

The Girls of August

by Anne Rivers Siddons

Every August, four women would gather together to spend a week at the beach, renting a new house each year. The ritual began when they were in their twenties and their husbands were in medical school, and became a mainstay of every summer thereafter. ...

Narrator: Kate Reading
Published: 07/08/2014
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The Japanese Lover

The Japanese Lover

by Isabel Allende

From New York Times and internationally bestselling author Isabel Allende, an exquisitely crafted love story and multigenerational epic that sweeps from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during the Second World War.In 19...

Narrator: Joanna Gleason
Published: 11/03/2015
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Avenue of Mysteries

Avenue of Mysteries

by John Irving

John Irving returns to the themes that established him as one of our most admired and beloved authors in this absorbing novel of fate and memory.As we grow older—most of all, in what we remember and what we dream—we live in the past. Somet...

Narrator: Armando Duran
Published: 11/03/2015
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Fates and Furies

Fates and Furies

by Lauren Groff

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A FINALIST FOR THE 2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD NPR MORNING EDITION BOOK CLUB PICKNAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY: THE WASHINGTON POST, NPR, TIME, THE SEATTLE TIMES, MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE, SLATE, LIBRARY JOURNAL, KIRKUS, ...

Narrator: Julia Whelan
Published: 09/15/2015
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City on Fire

City on Fire

by Garth Risk Hallberg

A big-hearted, boundary-vaulting novel that heralds a remarkable new talent: set in 1970s New York, a story outsized in its generosity, warmth, and ambition, its deep feeling for its characters, its exuberant imagination.The individuals who live withi...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot, V...
Published: 10/13/2015
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Purity

Purity

by Jonathan Franzen

A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of FreedomYoung Pip Tyler doesn't know who she is. She knows that her real name is Purity, that she's saddled with $130,000 in student debt, that she's squatting with anarchists in Oakland, a...

Narrator: Jenna Lamia
Published: 09/01/2015
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Circling the Sun

Circling the Sun

by Paula McLain

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR, BOOKPAGE, AND SHELF AWARENESS • “Paula McLain is considered the new star of historical fiction, and for good reason. Fans of The Paris Wife will...

Narrator: Katharine McEwan
Published: 07/28/2015
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Radiant Angel

Radiant Angel

by Nelson DeMille

"A soft breeze fluttered the white, blue, and red Russian flag in front of the U.N. mission. I remember when the Soviet hammer and sickle flew there. I kind of miss the Cold War. But I think it's back."RADIANT ANGELAfter a showdown with the notorious ...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 05/26/2015
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God Help the Child

God Help the Child

by Toni Morrison

Spare and unsparing, God Help the Child—the first novel by Toni Morrison to be set in our current moment—weaves a tale about the way the sufferings of childhood can shape, and misshape, the life of the adult. At the center: a young woman w...

Narrator: Toni Morrison
Published: 04/21/2015
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A God in Ruins

A God in Ruins

by Kate Atkinson

One of the Best Books of 2015--TIME, NPR, Washington Post, The Seattle Times, Kirkus, Bookpage, Hudson Booksellers, AARPThe stunning companion to Kate Atkinson's #1 bestseller Life After Life, "one of the best novels I've read this century" (Gillian F...

Narrator: Alex Jennings
Published: 05/05/2015
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To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird

by Harper Lee

Harper Lee's Pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep south—and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred, available now for the first time as a digital audiobook.One of the best-loved stories...

Narrator: Sissy Spacek
Published: 07/08/2014
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Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men

by John Steinbeck

Celebrating its 75th anniversary, John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men remains one of America's most widely read and beloved novels. Here is Steinbeck’s dramatic adaptation of his novel-as-play, which received the New York Drama Critics’...

Narrator: Gary Sinise
Published: 04/13/2011
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My Brilliant Friend

My Brilliant Friend

by Elena Ferrante

A modern masterpiece from one of Italys most acclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, and generous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila, who represent the story of a nation and the nature of friendship. The story begins i...

The Neapolitan Novels #1
Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 04/07/2015
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The Marriage of Opposites

The Marriage of Opposites

by Alice Hoffman

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro—the Fa...

Narrator: Tina Benko, Gloria...
Published: 08/04/2015
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The Mermaid of Brooklyn

The Mermaid of Brooklyn

by Amy Shearn

In this beautifully written novel that blends the whimsy ofThe Time Travelers Wifewith an indelible portrait of motherhood, a young woman strives to pick up the pieces after her husband mysteriously leavesand she finds strength from the unlikeliest of...

Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 04/02/2013
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Shes Come Undone

She's Come Undone

by Wally Lamb

Reading Group Discussion Points How does Dolores' life parallel her mother's and how does she ultimately triumph and move beyond her tie to her mother's failures? Discuss the significance of water in the novel—as a symbol of both Dolores' brea...

Narrator: Linda Stephens,Kat...
Published: 03/15/2011
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Little Bee

Little Bee

by Chris Cleave

From the author of the international bestseller Incendiary comes a haunting novel about the tenuous friendship that blooms between two disparate strangers-one an illegal Nigerian refugee, the other a recent widow from suburban London.

Narrator: Anne Flosnik
Published: 04/28/2009
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