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Big Little Lies

Big Little Lies

by Liane Moriarty

***This excerpt is from an advance uncorrected proof***  Copyright © 2014 by Liane Moriarty Chapter 1“That doesn’t sound like a school trivia night,” said Mrs. PattyPonder to Marie Antoinette. “That sounds l...

Narrator: Caroline Lee
Published: 07/29/2014
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The Nightingale

The Nightingale

by Kristin Hannah

In love we find out who we want to be. In war we find out who we are. FRANCE, 1939 In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesn’t believe that the ...

Narrator: Polly Stone
Published: 02/03/2015
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The Identicals

The Identicals

by Elin Hilderbrand

Identical twin sisters who couldn't look more alike...or live more differently.Harper Frost is laid-back, easygoing. She doesn't care what anyone thinks of her. She likes a beer and a shot and wouldn't be caught dead wearing anything fashionable. She'...

Narrator: Unknown
Published: 06/13/2017
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Beach House for Rent

Beach House for Rent

by Mary Alice Monroe

New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe returns to her beloved Isle of Palms to tell the poignant, charming story of two women, one summer, and one very special beach house.When Cara Rutledge rents out her quaint beach house on Isle of Pal...

Narrator: Mary Alice Monroe
Published: 06/20/2017
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The Husbands Secret

The Husband's Secret

by Liane Moriarty

From the author of the critically acclaimed What Alice Forgot comes a breakout new novel about the secrets husbands and wives keep from each other.Three women. One secret. And a letter that will change everything—forever.Tess. Rachel. Cecilia. T...

Narrator: Caroline Lee
Published: 07/30/2013
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Same Beach Next Year

Same Beach, Next Year

by Dorothea Benton Frank

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank returns to her magical Lowcountry of South Carolina in this bewitching story of marriage, love, family, and friendship that is infused with her warm and engaging earthy humor and generous heart.O...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 05/16/2017
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Small Great Things

Small Great Things

by Jodi Picoult

“Small Great Things is the most important novel Jodi Picoult has ever written. . . . It will challenge her readers . . . [and] expand our cultural conversation about race and prejudice.”—The Washington Post   “A novel that...

Narrator: Ari Fliakos
Published: 10/11/2016
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The Longest Ride

The Longest Ride

by Nicholas Sparks

In the tradition of his beloved first novel, The Notebook, #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks returns with the remarkable story of two couples whose lives intersect in profound and surprising ways.Ira Levinson is in trouble. Ninety-o...

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 09/17/2013
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The Apartment

The Apartment

by Danielle Steel

A memorable ensemble cast of four young women who share a beautiful loft apartment in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen and experience the glamour and challenges of city life, love, and career in this irresistible contemporary story.Four youn...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 05/03/2016
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A Million Little Things

A Million Little Things

by Susan Mallery

From the bestselling author of The Girls of Mischief Bay and The Friends We Keep comes a twisty tale of family dynamics that explores what can go terribly, hysterically wrong when the line between friendship and family blurs… Zoe Saldivar is...

Narrator: Tanya Eby
Published: 02/28/2017
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The Mistress

The Mistress

by Danielle Steel

Incomparable storyteller Danielle Steel illuminates rarely glimpsed precincts of unimaginable wealth and power, where love and freedom are the most dangerous desires of all.Natasha Leonova’s beauty saved her life. Discovered on a freezing Moscow...

Narrator: Alexander Cendese
Published: 01/03/2017
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At the Waters Edge

At the Water's Edge

by Sara Gruen

SARA GRUEN, the author of Ape House and Water for Elephants, moved to the United States from Canada in 1999 for a job as a technical writer. She was laid off in 2001 and decided to pursue a lifelong dream of writing fiction. She has published four nov...

Narrator: Justine Eyre
Published: 03/31/2015
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Crash and Burn

Crash and Burn

by Fern Michaels

The Sisterhood: a group of women from all walks of life bound by friendship and a quest for justice. Armed with vast resources, top-notch expertise, and a loyal network of allies around the globe, the Sisterhood will not rest until every wrong is made...

Sisterhood Series #27
Narrator: Laural Merlington
Published: 12/27/2016
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Me Before You

Me Before You

by Jojo Moyes

Jojo Moyes is the New York Times bestselling author of After You, Me Before You, One Plus One, The Girl You Left Behind, The Last Letter from Your Lover, Silver Bay, The Ship of Brides and Honeymo...

Narrator: Alex Tregear
Published: 12/31/2012
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Prodigal Son

Prodigal Son

by Danielle Steel

Twin boys grow up in the same family, in the same town. Dramatically different, they become bitter enemies, even as children: one good, one bad. One leaves his peaceful hometown, but when all else fails, the prodigal son returns, twenty years later. T...

Narrator: Mel Foster
Published: 02/24/2015
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The Whole Towns Talking

The Whole Town's Talking

by Fannie Flagg

The bestselling author of Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe is at her superb best in this fun-loving, moving novel about what it means to be truly alive.New York Times Bestseller • Southern Book Prize Winner Elmwood Springs, Missouri,...

Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Published: 11/29/2016
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Winter Storms

Winter Storms

by Elin Hilderbrand

Gather under the mistletoe for one last round of caroling with the Quinn family in this heartwarming conclusion to Elin Hilderbrand's bestselling Winter Street Trilogy. Some of the stormy weather of the past few seasons seems to have finally lifted fo...

Winter Street #3
Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 10/04/2016
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After You

After You

by Jojo Moyes

The sequel to Me Before You, which is now a major motion picture. Look out for Jojo’s new book, Paris for One and Other Stories, available now.“We all lose what we love at some point, but in her poignant, funny way, Moyes reminds us t...

Narrator: Anna Acton
Published: 09/29/2015
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Rushing Waters

Rushing Waters

by Danielle Steel

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Danielle Steel fearlessly tackles a catastrophe and its aftermath with characters who are joined together by accident, then share their vulnerabilities, regrets, losses, and hopes.Hurricane Ophelia is bearing down on ...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 08/30/2016
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Fast and Loose

Fast and Loose

by Fern Michaels

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Fern Michaels comes a new, action-packed novel.The Sisterhood: a group of women bound by friendship and a quest for justice. Now their male allies, the Men of the Sisterhood, have formed a top-secret organizat...

The Men of the Sisterhood #2
Narrator: Laural Merlington
Published: 08/30/2016
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Magic

Magic

by Danielle Steel

A dazzling contemporary novel that vividly portrays the glamorous White Dinners that occur annually in Paris, and the ups and downs of three interconnected couples for whom the dinners have become a tradition, from #1 New York Times bestselling author...

Narrator: Alexander Cendese
Published: 07/05/2016
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First Comes Love

First Comes Love

by Emily Giffin

Emily Giffin is the author of eight internationally bestselling novels: Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Baby Proof, Love the One You’re With, Heart of the Matter, Where We Belong, The One & Only, and First Comes Love. A graduat...

Narrator: Emily Foster
Published: 06/28/2016
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Heres to Us

Here's to Us

by Elin Hilderbrand

Three romantic rivals. One crowded house. Plenty of room for jealousy. Laurel Thorpe, Belinda Rowe, and Scarlett Oliver share only two things; a love for the man they all married, Deacon Thorpe--a celebrity chef with an insatiable appetite for life--a...

Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 06/14/2016
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The Weekenders

The Weekenders

by Mary Kay Andrews

Some people stay all summer long on the idyllic island of Belle Isle, North Carolina. Some people come only for the weekends-and it's something they look forward to all week long. When Riley Griggs is waiting for her husband to arrive at the ferry on...

Narrator: Kathleen McInerney...
Published: 05/17/2016
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Leaving Time

Leaving Time

by Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-two novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Storyteller, Lone Wolf, Between the Lines, Sing You Home, House Rules, Handle with Care, Change of Heart, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister’s Keeper. ...

Narrator: Mark Deakins
Published: 10/14/2014
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All Summer Long

All Summer Long

by Dorothea Benton Frank

Dorothea Benton Frank novels are filled with smart and witty fiction that every reader wants on their bookshelf: soulful, edgy stories about realistic characters familiar to us all that explore the most deeply felt moments of life with wry humor and h...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 05/31/2016
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Property of a Noblewoman

Property of a Noblewoman

by Danielle Steel

In Danielle Steel’s thrilling novel, a woman’s legacy—shaped by tragedy, fortitude, and undying devotion—transforms lives and hearts long after she is gone, and fulfills at last her most precious bequest.Faded photographs of a ...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 03/15/2016
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Winter Street

Winter Street

by Elin Hilderbrand

In bestseller Elin Hilderbrand's first Christmas novel, a family gathers on Nantucket for a holiday filled with surprises.Kelley Quinn is the owner of Nantucket's Winter Street Inn and the proud father of four, all of them grown and living in varying ...

Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 10/14/2014
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Blue

Blue

by Danielle Steel

Ginny Carter was once a rising star in TV news, married to a top anchorman, with a three-year-old son and a full and happy life in Beverly Hills—until her whole world dissolved in a single instant on the freeway two days before Christmas. In the...

Narrator: Alexander Cendese
Published: 01/19/2016
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Perfect Life A

Perfect Life, A

by Danielle Steel

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel comes a heartwarming and inspirational novel about a mother and daughter who face challenges, cope with celebrity, and overcome tragedy while maintaining the outward appearance of…A Perfec...

Narrator: Edoardo Ballerini
Published: 07/22/2014
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The Hurricane Sisters

The Hurricane Sisters

by Dorothea Benton Frank

Once again Dorothea Benton Frank takes us deep into the heart of her magical South Carolina Lowcountry on a tumultuous journey filled with longings, disappointments, and, finally, a road toward happiness that is hard earned. There we meet three genera...

Narrator: Robin Miles
Published: 06/03/2014
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All Fall Down

All Fall Down

by Jennifer Weiner

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer WeinerAllison Weiss got her happy ending—a handsome husband, adorable daughter, a job she loves, and the big house in the suburbs. But while waiting in the pediatrician’s office, she opens...

Narrator: Tracee Chimo
Published: 06/17/2014
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Save the Date

Save the Date

by Mary Kay Andrews

A savannah florist is about to score the wedding of a lifetime—one that will solidify her career as the go-to-girl for society nuptials. Ironically, Cara Kryzik doesn't believe in love, even though she creates beautiful flower arran...

Narrator: Kathleen McInerney...
Published: 06/03/2014
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Precious Gifts

Precious Gifts

by Danielle Steel

Sweeping from New York to Los Angeles to Paris, Rome, Venice, and the South of France, Precious Gifts is Danielle Steel at her most acute and affecting, with the story of Veronique Parker and her three very different daughters, who each find their des...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 12/01/2015
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The Matchmaker

The Matchmaker

by Elin Hilderbrand

A touching new novel from bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand in which a woman sets out to find love for those closest to her - before it's too late. 48-year-old Nantucketer Dabney Kimball Beech has always had a gift for matchmaking. Some call her abi...

Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 06/10/2014
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The One and Only

The One and Only

by Emily Giffin

Emily Giffin is the author of six New York Times bestselling novels: Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Baby Proof, Love the One You’re With, Heart of the Matter, and Where We Belong. A graduate of Wake Forest University and the University of V...

Narrator: Sofia Willingham
Published: 05/20/2014
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Reconstructing Amelia

Reconstructing Amelia

by Kimberly McCreight

When Kate, single mother and law firm partner, gets an urgent phone call summoning her to her daughter's exclusive private school, she's shocked. Amelia has been suspended for cheating, something that would be completely out of character for h...

Narrator: Khristine Hvam
Published: 04/02/2013
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Tempting Fate

Tempting Fate

by Jane Green

n Tempting Fate by Jane Green, Gabby and Elliott have been happily married for eighteen years. They have two teenaged daughters; they have built a life together. So why does forty-three-year-old Gabby feel like she has only three more minutes left o...

Narrator: Jane Green
Published: 03/25/2014
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Who Do You Love

Who Do You Love

by Jennifer Weiner

From the “hilarious, heartbreaking, and insightful” (The Miami Herald) bestselling author Jennifer Weiner comes a sweeping, modern day fairy tale about first romance and lasting love.Rachel Blum and Andy Landis are eight years old when the...

Narrator: JD Jackson
Published: 08/11/2015
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Power Play

Power Play

by Danielle Steel

In Northern California two successful CEOs are both indispensable to their growing companies’ futures. Both are brilliant at the power game. But the difference between them is huge. One is a man, the other a woman. In this riveting novel, Daniel...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 03/11/2014
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The Rumor

The Rumor

by Elin Hilderbrand

Madeline King and Grace Pancik are best friends and the envy of Nantucket for their perfect marriages, their beautiful kids, their Sunday night double dates with their devoted husbands. But this summer, something's changed, and if there's anything Nan...

Narrator: Kathleen McInerney...
Published: 06/16/2015
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Country

Country

by Danielle Steel

In this rich, involving novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel, a woman's life catapults from the old to the new, as she learns to seize the moment.Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawye...

Narrator: Dan John Miller
Published: 06/16/2015
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The Summers End

The Summers End

by Mary Alice Monroe

In the powerful and heartwarming conclusion to her bestselling Lowcountry Summer trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe brings her readers back to the charm and sultry beauty of Sullivans Island, South Carolina, to reveal how the...

The Lowcountry Summer Trilogy #3
Narrator: Mary Alice Monroe
Published: 05/19/2015
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Luckiest Girl Alive

Luckiest Girl Alive

by Jessica Knoll

HER PERFECT LIFE IS A PERFECT LIE.Ani FaNelli seems to have it all: a glamorous job at a glossy magazine; an enviable figure with the wardrobe to match; and a handsome fiancé from a distinguished blue blood family. But Ani FaNelli is an invention...

Narrator: Madeleine Maby
Published: 05/12/2015
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Beach Town

Beach Town

by Mary Kay Andrews

Greer Hennessy needs palm trees. As a movie location scout, picture-perfect is the name of the game. But her last project literally went up in flames, and her career is on the verge of flaming out. Greer has been given one more chance, if she can fi...

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Narrator: Kathleen McInerney...
Published: 05/19/2015
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Lost Lake

Lost Lake

by Sarah Addison Allen

From the author of the New York Times bestseller Garden Spells comes a beautiful, haunting story of old loves and new, and the power of the connections that bind us forever….The first time Eby Pim saw Lost Lake, it was on a picture postcard. Jus...

Narrator: Janet Metzger
Published: 01/21/2014
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The Last Original Wife

The Last Original Wife

by Dorothea Benton Frank

Leslie Anne Greene Carter is The Last Original Wife among her husband Wesley's wildly successful,Atlanta social set. His cronies have all traded in the mothers of their children they promised to loveand cherish—'til death did them part—for...

Narrator: Robin Miles
Published: 06/11/2013
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All You Could Ask For

All You Could Ask For

by Mike Greenberg

All You Could Ask For, debut novel by Mike Greenberg, cohost of ESPN's Mike and Mike in the Morning, is a tender and insightful story of friendship and love, heartbreak and renewal, played out in the lives of three unforgettable women.Brooke has b...

Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 03/19/2013
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Until the End of Time

Until the End of Time

by Danielle Steel

Bill is a dedicated young lawyer working at his family’s prestigious New York firm, who leaves everything he trained for to follow his dream and become a minister in rural Wyoming. Jenny, his wife, is a stylist whose heart and soul are invested ...

Narrator: Nick Podehl
Published: 01/29/2013
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Friends Forever

Friends Forever

by Danielle Steel

Five children meet on the first day of kindergarten. In the years that follow, they become friends and more than friends. Together, they will find strength, meet challenges, face life’s adventures, endure loss, face stark realities, and open the...

Narrator: Nick Podehl
Published: 07/24/2012
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