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Froggys Baby Sister

Froggy's Baby Sister

by Jonathan London

Jonathan London's award-winning Froggy books teach young listeners valuable lessons. Froggy can't wait for his baby brother to arrive. But when the big day comes, Froggy receives quite a shock-insead of a little brother, he has a little sister, Pollyw...

The Froggy series
Narrator: John McDonough
Published: 02/11/2014
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Francesca

Francesca

by Bertrice Small

Giovanni Pietro d’Angelos selected his oldest daughter’s husband, and the marriage proved to be a disaster. He offers to give his next oldest daughter, Francesca, more latitude in choosing a husband than her sister had. But the arrogant be...

Narrator: Jill Tanner
Published: 05/03/2013
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Babylon Sisters

Babylon Sisters

by Cleage, Pearl

Catherine Sanderson and her daughter, Phoebe, have always been as close as a mother and daughter could be, except for one secret between them: the identity of Phoebes father. Catherine, busy working with refugee and immigrant women through her small f...

Narrator: Pearl Cleage
Published: 03/29/2005
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Frances and Bernard

Frances and Bernard

by Carlene Bauer

Bernard Elliot, a poet, and Frances Reardon, a fiction writer, meet at a writers' colony during the summer of 1957 and begin a friendship and correspondence. Bernard, well-born and Harvard-educated, is gregarious, reckless, and passionate; Frances, th...

Narrator: Angela Brazil; Ste...
Published: 02/01/2013
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France 1940

France 1940

by Philip Nord

In this revisionist account of France's crushing defeat in 1940, a world authority on French history argues that the nation's downfall has long been misunderstood.

Narrator: Sean Runnette
Published: 05/05/2015
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The Forgotten Sister

The Forgotten Sister

by Jennifer Paynter

“Nobody turned my head with compliments. Nobody asked me to dance.”An elegant accompaniment to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, Jennifer Paynter’s The Forgotten Sister plucks the neglected Mary from obscurity and reveals her ...

Narrator: Justine Eyre
Published: 02/25/2014
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Forbidden Sister

Forbidden Sister

by V.C. Andrews

Emmie Wilcox was only six when her sister, Roxy, was thrown out of their New York City Apartment. Their stern father's military-style left no room for rebellion, and Roxy was continually defiant and rebellious. Emmie is obedient, respectful. Two siste...

Forbidden series #1
Narrator: Amy Rubinate
Published: 09/19/2013
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Francesco Petrarch

Francesco Petrarch

by Francesco Petrarch

This 14th-century Italian poet was a model for many who followed him. His passionate sonnets to Laura became the epitome for love poetry. Over some 40 years he wrote 366 sonnets to Laura, whom he probably never even spoke to, and they remain immediate...

The Great Poets
Narrator: Unknown Narrator
Published: 06/01/2010
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The Life of St Teresa

The Life of St. Teresa

by Frances Alice Forbes

With the amazing ability of any gifted story-teller, Mother Frances Alice Forbes lays before us the beautiful life story of St. Teresa of Avila. Witty, gifted with great wisdom, charming and courageous, St. Teresa was the great reformer of the Order o...

Narrator: MariaS
Published: 08/17/2016
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Saint Benedict

Saint Benedict

by Frances Alice Forbes

Saint Benedict, by Frances Alice Forbes, weaves skillfully the story of the life of this great saint. One of the most well-known and beloved male saints today, St. Benedict is widely studied, and rightfully revered for his austerity and holiness. This...

Narrator: Group
Published: 08/17/2016
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Hemingways France

Hemingway's France

by Winston Conrad

Ernest Hemingways literary ambitions took root in France in the 1920s among some of the most extravagantly creative artists of the twentieth century. Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, James Joyce, T. S. Eliot, Gertrude Stein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ezra Po...

Narrator: Tom Parker
Published: 01/01/2007
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The Franchise Babe

The Franchise Babe

by Dan Jenkins

Iconic humorist Dan Jenkins bring his matchless sense of hilarity to this riotous send-up of professional golf. Fortysomething sportswriter Jack Brannon is bored to tears with the men’s tour. So he decides to check out Ginger Clayton, the ho...

Narrator: L. J. Ganser
Published: 05/23/2008
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Beer Money

Beer Money

by Frances Stroh

In the tradition of Rich Cohens Sweet and Low and Sean Wilseys Oh the Glory of it All, a memoir of a city, an industry, and a dynasty in decline, and the story of a young artists struggle to find her way out of the ruins Frances Strohs earliest memor...

Narrator: Erin Bennett
Published: 05/03/2016
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The Sisters from Hardscrabble Bay

The Sisters from Hardscrabble Bay...

by Beverly Jensen

In 1916, Sisters Idella and Avis Hillock live on the edge of a chilly bluff in New Brunswick, Canada, a hardscrabble world of potato farms, rough men, hard work, and baffling beauty. From Gone, the heartbreaking account of the crisis that changed thei...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 06/18/2010
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Freuds Sister

Freud's Sister

by Goce Smilevski

The award-winning international sensation that poses the question: Was Sigmund Freud responsible for the death of his sister in a Nazi concentration camp? The boy in her memories who strokes her with the apple, who whispers to her the fairy tale, w...

Narrator: Barbara Rosenblat
Published: 08/28/2012
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Murder in the Afternoon

Murder in the Afternoon

by Frances Brody

Young Harriet and her brother Austin have always been scared of the quarry where their stonemason father works. So when they find him dead on the cold ground, they scarper quick smart and look for help. When help arrives, the quarry is deserted and th...

Kate Shackleton series #3
Narrator: Deryn Edwards
Published: 02/11/2014
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Lost and Found Sisters

Lost and Found Sisters

by Jill Shalvis

From New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis comes her first women's fiction novel—an unforgettable story of friendship, love, family, and sisterhood—perfect for fans of Colleen Hoover, Susan Mallery, and Kristan Higgins.They say li...

Narrator: Karen White
Published: 06/20/2017
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The Banks Sisters

The Banks Sisters

by Nikki Turner

New York Times bestselling author Nikki Turner returns with her most spellbinding story to date: Meet the Banks sisters-Simone, Bunny, Tallhya, and Ginger. The four beauties are living under the same roof by force, but they can't stand each other. The...

Narrator: Diana Luke
Published: 06/22/2015
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The Annunciation of Francesca Dunn

The Annunciation of Francesca Dun...

by Janis Hallowell

Francesca Dunn is an adolescent like any other, trying to figure out her place in the world. One night Chester a homeless man, “sees” Francesca hovering over the river, bathed in celestial light. Days later, as Francesca serves mea...

Narrator: Tyler Bunch
Published: 03/08/2004
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Dying in the Wool

Dying in the Wool

by Frances Brody

Bridgestead is a peaceful spot: a babbling brook, rolling hills and a working mill at its heart. Pretty and remote, nothing exceptional happens... Until the day that Master of the Mill Joshua Braithwaite goes missing in dramatic circumstances, never t...

Kate Shackleton series #1
Narrator: Nicola Barber
Published: 02/14/2012
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Forever in Blue The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood

Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summe...

by Ann Brashares

A lover of summer, pants, and travel, Ann Brashares lives in New York City with her husband and their three children. Her Sisterhood novels, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (which was made into a major motion picture), The Second Summer of the S...

Narrator: Angela Goethals
Published: 01/09/2007
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Bride of New France

Bride of New France

by Suzanne Desrochers

SUZANNE DESROCHERS grew up in the French-Canadian village of Lafontaine on the shores of Georgian Bay, Ontario. She currently lives in London, U.K., with her husband and son. She is completing a Ph.D. thesis at King’s College comparing the migra...

Narrator: Emma Bering
Published: 08/07/2012
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Somewhere in France

Somewhere in France

by Jennifer Robson

In the dark and dangerous days of World War I, a daring young woman will risk her life to find her destinyLady Elizabeth Neville-Ashford wants to travel the world, pursue a career, and marry for love. But in 1914, the stifling restrictions of aristocr...

Narrator: Alison Larkin
Published: 05/13/2014
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Lost and Found Sound and Beyond

Lost and Found Sound and Beyond

by The Kitchen Sisters

The second volume of the LOST & FOUND SOUND collection explores how recorded sound has shaped and captured the history of the last 100 years. Drawing from the archives and attics of the nation, this historic and intimate collection of radio docume...

Narrator: Francis Ford Coppo...
Published: 09/27/2004
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Sister Sister

Sister, Sister

by Eric Jerome Dickey

Eric Jerome Dickey's #1 Blackboard best-selling novel has heated up the hearts and gained the praise of fans from coast to coast. Join three beautiful young women, Valeria, Inda, and Chiquita, as they look for Mr. Right in the bright lights of L.A. Gu...

Narrator: Sisi Aisha Johnson...
Published: 01/07/2003
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My Life in France

My Life in France

by Julia Child

In her own words, here is the captivating story of Julia Child’s years in France, where she fell in love with French food and found her “true calling.”From the moment the ship docked in Le Havre, en route to Paris, in the fall of 194...

Narrator: Kimberly Farr,Flo ...
Published: 04/04/2006
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A Hero of France

A Hero of France

by Alan Furst

The latest war novel from the New York Times bestselling author and “modern-day master of the genre” (New York Newsday) Alan Furst.Alan Furst's latest novel takes place in the secret hotels, nightclubs, and cafes of occupied Paris and the ...

Narrator: Daniel Gerroll
Published: 05/31/2016
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Sister

Sister

by Rosamund Lupton

Debut author Rosamund Lupton crafts a striking literary thriller with Sister, which received numerous starred reviews. When Beatrice learns her sister Tess is missing, she goes to London to join the search. And when everyone else gives up, only Beatri...

Narrator: Juanita McMahon
Published: 10/26/2011
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Sisters

Sisters

by Patricia MacDonald

Having recently lost both her parents in a tragic car accident, Alex Woods is shocked to discover through the family lawyer that her beloved mother was keeping a secret: a baby she gave up for adoption when she had just left high school. Fresh out of ...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 04/01/2013
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The Teenage Brain

The Teenage Brain

by Frances E. Jensen

New York Times BestsellerDrawing on her research, knowledge, and clinical experience, internationally respected neurologist—and mother of two boys—Frances E. Jensen, MD, offers a revolutionary look at the adolescent brain, providing remark...

Narrator: Frances E. Jensen
Published: 02/03/2015
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Under the Tuscan Sun

Under the Tuscan Sun

by Frances Mayes

Frances Mayes’s Tuscany memoirs, all published by Broadway Books, have a combined total of 2,000,000 copies in print. She is also the author of The Discovery of Poetry and five books of poetry. A native of Georgia, she now divides her time bet...

Narrator: Frances Mayes
Published: 07/05/2000
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My Face Is Black Is True

My Face Is Black Is True

by Mary Frances Berry

Award-winning Civil Rights advocate Mary Frances Berry sheds new light on the fight for reparations. Callie House, an ex-slave who led the fight, founded the Ex-Slave Mutual Relief, Bounty, and Pension Association in 1899. Defying conventions of r...

Narrator: Sharon Washington
Published: 04/12/2006
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A Medal for Murder

A Medal for Murder

by Frances Brody

It's no rest for the wicked when Kate Shackleton picks up her second professional sleuthing case. But exposing the culprit of a pawn-shop robbery turns sinister when her investigation takes her to the wealthy neighborhoods of Harrogate - and murder is...

Kate Shackleton series #2
Narrator: Elizabeth Jasicki
Published: 02/12/2013
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Weetzie Bat

Weetzie Bat

by Francesca Lia Block

Lanky lizards and rubber chickens, slinkster dogs and Lanka girls-Weetzie Bat knows them all in the glitzy never-never land of L.A. With her blonde flat-top and trendy clothes, Weetzie Bat cruises from high school to neon clubs, looking for her Secret...

Weetzie Bat
Narrator: Alyssa Bresnahan
Published: 03/28/2007
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Sisters

Sisters

by Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel has been hailed as one of the world’s most popular authors, with over 530 million copies of her novels sold. Her many international bestsellers include Toxic Bachelors, Miracle, ImPossible, Echoes, Second Chance, Ransom, Safe Harb...

Narrator: Sam Freed
Published: 02/27/2007
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The Awkward Age

The Awkward Age

by Francesca Segal

"A very smart, soulful, compelling, elegantly written domestic novel about a wedged-together family, and what can go wrong when teenage children decide they have minds (and hormones) of their own." —Nick Hornby “A spry and accomp...

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle
Published: 05/16/2017
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Swan

Swan

by Frances Mayes

By the #1 bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun, Bella Tuscany and In Tuscany, Swan is a haunting novel set in the deep South -- a resonant tale of long-buried family secrets and mysteries brought suddenly to light.In her celebrated memoirs of li...

Narrator: Debra Monk
Published: 10/08/2002
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In Tuscany

In Tuscany

by Frances Mayes

"Tuscany may have found its own bard in Frances Mayes."--New York Times"Irresistable...A senuous book for a sensuous countryside."--Minneapolis Star-Tribune"An intense celebration of what she calls 'the voluptuousness of Itali...

Narrator: Edward Mayes
Published: 10/31/2000
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A Delusion of Satan

A Delusion of Satan

by Frances Hill

This acclaimed history illuminates the horrifying episode of Salem with visceral clarity, from those who fanned the crisis to satisfy personal vendettas to the four-year-old "witch" who was chained to a dank prison wall in darkness till she went mad.

Narrator: Wanda McCaddon
Published: 07/09/2014
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The Sister

The Sister

by Poppy Adams

Poppy Adams has worked as a documentary filmmaker for the BBC and the Discovery Channel. She lives with her husband and three children in London, where she is working on her next book.

Narrator: Juliet Mills
Published: 06/17/2008
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The Sisters

The Sisters

by Nancy Jensen

In the tradition of Marilynne Robinsons Housekeeping and Elizabeth Strouts Olive Kitteridge comes a dazzling debut novel about the family bonds that remain even when they seem irretrievably torn apart. Growing up in hardscrabble Kentucky in the 1920s...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 11/08/2011
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Park Lane

Park Lane

by Frances Osborne

The bestselling author of The Bolter returns with a delicious novel about two determined women whose lives collide in the halls of a pedigreed London town home.

Narrator: Susan Duerden
Published: 10/15/2012
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I See London I See France

I See London, I See France

by Sarah Mlynowski

"This endlessly fun and hugely entertaining romp through Europe had me laughing out loud and reaching for my passport.” —Jennifer E. Smith, author of WindfallA POPSUGAR Best Young Adult Novel of 2017!Nineteen-year-old Sydney has the p...

Narrator: Saskia Maarleveld
Published: 07/11/2017
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Empty Hands A Memoir

Empty Hands, A Memoir

by Sister Abegail Ntleko

Born into extreme poverty in KwaZulu-Natal, Sister Abegail Ntleko overcame tremendous obstacles to obtain an education and become a nurse, eventually becoming one of South Africa's preeminent community activists. She received an Unsung Heroes of Compa...

Narrator: Julisa Rowe
Published: 09/19/2017
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Every Day in Tuscany

Every Day in Tuscany

by Frances Mayes

Buongiorno, Luca     In winter-cold blue light, the bells of Cortona ring louder. The cold iron clapper hitting the frozen bell produces clear, shocked, hard gongs that reverberate in the heads of us frozen ones in the piazza, ring...

Narrator: Frances Mayes
Published: 03/09/2010
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Under Magnolia

Under Magnolia

by Frances Mayes

In addition to her worldwide bestselling Tuscany memoirs Under the Tuscan Sun, Bella Tuscany, and Every Day in Tuscany, FRANCES MAYES is the author of the travel memoir, A Year in the World, illustrated books In Tuscany and Bringing Tuscany Home (with...

Narrator: Frances Mayes
Published: 04/01/2014
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A Year in the World

A Year in the World

by Frances Mayes

“Those who want to find parts of themselves they didn’t know existed, take risks, have an adventure . . . and discover another culture altogether, with its different rhythms, tastes, smells, and ways of being human—those readers will...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 03/14/2006
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Bringing Tuscany Home

Bringing Tuscany Home

by Frances Mayes

InvitoInvitationIn 1990, we bought Bramasole, an abandoned, scorpion-inhabited, blackberry-choked villa perched on a terraced hillside just outside Cortona. My husband, Ed, and I were first known as "the French" (because we had a French lice...

Narrator: Frances Mayes
Published: 10/05/2004
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The House in France

The House in France

by Gully Wells

Set in Provence, London, and New York, this is a daughters wonderfully evocative and witty memoir of her mother and stepfatherDee Wells, the glamorous and rebellious American journalist, and A. J. Ayer, the celebrated and worldly Oxford philosopherand...

Narrator: Rosalyn Landor
Published: 06/21/2011
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The Sisterhood

The Sisterhood

by Michael Palmer

Inside Boston Doctors Hospital, patients are dying. In the glare of the operating room, they survive the surgeon's knife. But in the dark, hollow silence of the night, they die. Suddenly, inexplicably, horribly. A tough, bright doctor will risk his ve...

Narrator: Renee Raudman
Published: 10/08/2009
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