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Guinness World Records Fun with Food

Guinness World Records: Fun with ...

by Christy Webster

A brand-new Guinness World Records book for kids!We hope you’re hungry! Fun with Food has plenty of options to whet your appetite: the largest grilled cheese, the tallest cake, the most expensive hot dog, and more. Simple text will make learning...

I Can Read Level 2
Narrator: Fred Sanders
Published: 06/07/2016
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Remarkable

Remarkable!

by Randy Ross

When it comes to qualities such as passion, enthusiasm, energy, and creativity, the majority of the American workforce could be described as "severely lacking." Too many people just go through the motions, viewing work as something they have ...

Narrator: Sean Runnette
Published: 02/16/2016
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A Remarkable Mother

A Remarkable Mother

by Jimmy Carter

A Remarkable Mother is President Carter's loving, admiring, wry homage to Miss Lillian Carter, who championed the underdog always, even when her son was president. A registered nurse, pecan grower, university housemother, Peace Corps volunteer, pub...

Narrator: Jimmy Carter
Published: 04/01/2008
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How Remarkable Women Lead

How Remarkable Women Lead

by Joanna Barsh

McKinsey & Company consultants Joanna Barsh and Susie Cranston reveal their remarkable discoveries about what drives and sustains successful women leaders.

Narrator: Pam Ward
Published: 07/09/2012
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Remarkable Creatures

Remarkable Creatures

by Tracy Chevalier

Praise for Tracy Chevalier"Evokes entire landscapes...a master of voices."—New York Times Book Review (on Falling Angels)"Absorbing...[Chevalier] creates a world reminiscent of a Vermeer interior: suspended in a particular moment, it t...

Narrator: Charlotte Parry
Published: 01/05/2010
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Remarkable Creatures

Remarkable Creatures

by Sean B. Carroll

Just 150 years ago, most of our world was an unexplored wilderness. Our sense of its age was vastly off the mark. And what we believed to be the history of our own species consisted of fantastic myths and fairy tales; fossils, known for millennia, wer...

Narrator: Jim Bond
Published: 02/01/2009
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The Remarkable Ordinary

The Remarkable Ordinary

by Frederick Buechner

Your remarkable life is happening right here, right now. You may not be able to see it – your life may seem predictable and your work insignificant until you look at your life as Frederick Buechner does.Based on a series of mostly unpublished le...

Narrator: Henry O. Arnold
Published: 10/03/2017
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War of the World Records

War of the World Records

by Matthew Ward

Discover who will be crowned the world's most record-breaking family in the book that's perfect for fans of The Guinness Book of World Records! The rivalry between the Whipples and the Goldwins escalates to an all-out war as the World Record World Ch...

The Fantastic Family Whipple #2
Narrator: Steven Crossley
Published: 12/04/2014
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The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen

The Remarkable Journey of Prince ...

by Lloyd Alexander

Noble Prince Jen is the one person that his father, King Ta'i, trusts enough to send on a mission to the legendary kingdom of Tien-Kuo. The prince eagerly begins his quest bearing only enormous pride and humble gifts. From the onset, however, the youn...

Narrator: Steven Crossley
Published: 07/07/2014
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Fools Talk

Fools Talk

by Os Guinness

In the post-Christian context, public life has become markedly more secular and private life infinitely more diverse. Yet many Christians still rely on cookie-cutter approaches to evangelism and apologetics. Most of these methods assume that people ar...

Narrator: Ralph Lister
Published: 02/16/2016
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The Call

The Call

by Os Guinness

The Call continues to stand as a classic, reflective work on life's purpose. Best-selling author Os Guinness goes beyond our surface understanding of God's call and addresses the fact that God has a specific calling for our individual live...

Narrator: Os Guinness
Published: 01/21/2012
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Impossible People

Impossible People

by Os Guinness

The church in the West is at a critical moment. While the gospel is exploding throughout the global south, Western civilization faces militant assaults from aggressive secularism and radical Islam. Will the church resist the seductive shaping power of...

Narrator: Derek Perkins
Published: 07/03/2016
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The Quite Remarkable Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat

The Quite Remarkable Adventures o...

by Eric Idle

Join the Owl and the Pussycat on their long journey to save the walking, talking Bong Tree in this clever story filled with love and laughter, silly songs, fabulous felines, vile villains, precocious pie-rats, and lots more to tickle ones fancy. Enhan...

Narrator: Eric Idle
Published: 08/08/2017
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Old Records Never Die

Old Records Never Die

by Eric Spitznagel

High Fidelity meets Killing Yourself to Live in this memoir of one mans search for his lost record collection. As he finds himself within spitting distance of middle age, journalist Eric Spitznagel feels acutely the loss of something. Freedom? Maybe...

Narrator: Ramiz Monsef
Published: 04/12/2016
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House of Robots Robots Go Wild

House of Robots: Robots Go Wild!

by James Patterson

In book two of the House of Robots series, it's 'bot brains versus 'bot brawn in an all-out war!Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez and his "bro-bot" E are making new friends every day as E works as his bedridden sister Maddie's school proxy. But disaster s...

House of Robots #2
Narrator: Jack Patterson
Published: 11/23/2015
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Off the Record

Off the Record

by Norman Pearlstine

In this hard-hitting inside story, Norman Pearlstine shows that confidentiality has become a weapon in the White House's war on the press. Pearlstine calls on Congress to pass a federal shield law protecting journalists from the needless intrusions of...

Narrator: Alan Sklar
Published: 08/21/2007
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Off the Record

Off the Record

by K. A. Linde

It all started with a question…When Liz Dougherty’s first reporting assignment for her North Carolina college newspaper finds her covering a state senator’s impromptu press conference, she has no idea how drastically her life is abou...

The Record #1
Narrator: Natalie Ross
Published: 03/11/2014
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On the Record

On the Record

by K. A. Linde

For political reporter Liz Dougherty, election day—a day of looking toward the future and saying goodbye to the past—seems like a fitting time to start a new relationship. But feelings for her former flame still linger…The sexy secon...

The Record #2
Narrator: Natalie Ross
Published: 08/26/2014
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For the Record

For the Record

by K. A. Linde

With Congressman Brady Maxwell up for reelection and journalist Liz Dougherty about to graduate into a promising career, the ambitious couple’s future is brighter than ever. They share a passion for their work…and for each other. But when ...

The Record #3
Narrator: Natalie Ross
Published: 11/18/2014
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House of Robots Robot Revolution

House of Robots: Robot Revolution...

by James Patterson

Robots on strike! Sammy's underappreciated mechanical helpers are causing chaos in audiobook 3 of the bestselling House of Robots series.After a few early glitches in their relationship, Sammy and his "bro-bot" E are now fast friends. In fact, E is su...

House of Robots #3
Narrator: Jack Patterson
Published: 01/16/2017
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The World Remade

The World Remade

by G.J. Meyer

G. J. Meyer is the author of three popular histories: A World Undone: The Story of the Great War; The Tudors: The Complete Story of England’s Most Notorious Dynasty; and The Borgias: The Hidden History. Meyer received a Nieman Fellowship in Jour...

Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Published: 03/07/2017
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House of Robots

House of Robots

by James Patterson

In this new highly-illustrated series from James Patterson, an extraordinary robot signs up for an ordinary fifth grade class... and elementary school will never be the same! It was never easy for Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez to fit in, so he's dreading the...

House of Robots
Narrator: Jack Patterson
Published: 11/24/2014
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Some Remarks

Some Remarks

by Neal Stephenson

“Neal Stephenson has made a name for himself as a writer whose imagination knows no limits.”—Salon#1 New York Times bestselling author Neal Stephenson is, quite simply, one of the best and most respected writers alive. He’s tak...

Narrator: Jeff Cummings
Published: 08/07/2012
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I Robot

I, Robot

by Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov began his Foundation Series at the age of twenty-one, not realizing that it would one day be considered a cornerstone of science fiction. During his legendary career, Asimov penned pver 470 books on subjects ranging from science to Shakes...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 06/01/2004
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Permanent Record

Permanent Record

by Leslie Stella

Being yourself can be such a bad idea. For sixteen-year-old Badi Hessamizadeh, life is a series of humiliations. After withdrawing from public school under mysterious circumstances, Badi enters Magnificat Academy. To make things “easier,”...

Narrator: Nick Podehl
Published: 03/05/2013
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One for the Record

One for the Record

by George Plimpton

The inside story of Hank Aaron's chase for the home run record, repackaged and with a foreword by Bob Costas and new material from the Plimpton Archives.In ONE FOR THE RECORD, George Plimpton recounts Hank Aaron's thrilling race to become the new home...

Narrator: Rick Adamson
Published: 04/26/2016
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World Development Report

World Development Report

by International Bank for ...

This report argues that development policies based on new insights into how people actually think and make decisions will help governments and civil society more readily tackle such challenges as increasing productivity, breaking the cycle of poverty ...

Narrator: Derek Perkins
Published: 10/27/2015
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Rise of the Robots

Rise of the Robots

by Martin Ford

In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day. Though all these nifty devices and programs might make our lives easier, they're also well on their way to maki...

Narrator: Jeff Cummings
Published: 04/28/2015
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Love and Sex with Robots

Love and Sex with Robots

by David Levy

From Pygmalion falling for his chiseled Galatea to Dr. Frankenstein marveling at his creature, humans have been enthralled by the possibilities of emotional relationships with their technological creations. Synthesizing cuttingedge research in robotic...

Narrator: James Adams
Published: 08/19/2009
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I Robot

I, Robot

by Mickey Zucker Reichert

The best-selling author of the popular Renshai series, Mickey Zucker Reichert pens I, Robot: To Protect—the first in a trilogy inspired by the Isaac Asimov classic I, Robot. It’s the year 2035, and robot psychologist Dr. Susan Calvin is be...

Narrator: Alma Cuervo
Published: 02/14/2012
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How to Fix a Broken Record

How to Fix a Broken Record

by Amena Brown

Your soul holds a massive record collection: melodies, rhythms, and bass lines. Memories that ask you to dance and memories that haunt you in a minor key. Lies that become soundtracks to your days while truths play too softly to be heard.Spoken word p...

Narrator: Unknown
Published: 11/07/2017
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The Wild Robot

The Wild Robot

by Peter Brown

Can a robot survive in the wilderness? When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. She has no idea how she got there or what her purpose is--but she knows she needs to survive. After bat...

Narrator: Kate Atwater
Published: 04/05/2016
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All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

by Erich Maria Remarque

Paul Baumer is just 19 years old when he and his classmates enlist. They are Germany's Iron Youth who enter the war with high ideals and leave it disillusioned or dead. As Paul struggles with the realities of the man he has become, and the inscrutable...

Narrator: Frank Muller
Published: 01/11/2000
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Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record

Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Rec...

by Annie Barrows

Annie Barrows’ infectiously fun Ivy & Bean Break the Fossil Record will have kids racing outside to shovel some dirt. Everyone in the second grade wants to set a world record. While other kids attempt to break records involving cartwheels an...

The Ivy and Bean series #3
Narrator: Cassandra Morris
Published: 10/01/2007
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Robot Dreams

Robot Dreams

by Isaac Asimov

In a career spanning nearly fifty years, Isaac Asimov—science writer, historian, and futurist—accurately predicted how technological breakthroughs would be developed and utilized, years before they became reality. His foresight envisioned ...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/15/2014
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The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order

The Clash of Civilizations and th...

by Samuel P. Huntington

Samuel P. Huntington (1927-2008) was the Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor at Harvard and former chairman of the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. He authored and edited more than dozen books.

Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Published: 08/27/2003
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Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph

by Erich Maria Remarque

Ravic, a German doctor and refugee living in Paris in 1939, has been treating some of the citys most elite citizens, all the while searching for the Nazi who tortured him back in Germany. Although hes given up on love, life has a curious way of turnin...

Narrator: Ralph Cosham
Published: 06/26/2005
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Guys Read Other Worlds

Guys Read: Other Worlds

by Rebecca Stead

A challenging labor for a teenage demigodA world in which shoes shall no longer be trod uponA scouting trip that turns deadlyWelcome to Other Worlds, the fourth volume in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading. Prepare yourself for ten trips into the ...

Narrator: Johnathan McClain
Published: 09/17/2013
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Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings

Great Historical Shakespeare Reco...

by William Shakespeare

Historical recordings of actors from the beginning of the recording era. CD 1: Historical Shakespeare performances by Ainley, John Barrymore, Bourchier, Casson, Forbes-Robertson, John Geilgud (1920s and 1940s). CD 2: A miscellany. Some startling histo...

Narrator: Unknown Narrator
Published: 07/01/2000
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Guys Read How I Won the World Series

Guys Read: How I Won the World Se...

by Dan Gutman

Children's author and lifelong baseball fan Dan Gutman recounts how he himself was actually the hero in the New York Mets' miraculous defeat of the Boston Red Sox in Game Six of the 1986 World Series—the infamous Bill Buckner game.

Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 07/10/2012
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Guys Read Rise of the RoboShoes

Guys Read: Rise of the RoboShoes

by Tom Angleberger

First they were given AutoLaces, then NanoGyroWheels, then FissionSoles and TurboBrains…and then they took over the world. But can they keep it? A short story from Guys Read: Other Worlds, edited by Jon Scieszka.

Narrator: Nick Torren
Published: 09/17/2013
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Linspired

Linspired

by Mike Yorkey

Linspired reveals the remarkable journey of the ultimate underdog, Jeremy Lin, superstar of the New York Knicks and the first American-born player of Chinese/Taiwanese descent to play in the NBA.In spite of being cut by two NBA teams before he signed ...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 05/28/2012
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Which None Can Shut

Which None Can Shut

by Reema Goode

“See, I have set before you an open door, and no one can shut it.” -Revelation 3:8...  Imagine a place where becoming a Christian is a punishable crime—and your own family exacts the punishment. Where those who s...

Narrator: Jon Gauger
Published: 09/01/2010
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A Friend Like Henry

A Friend Like Henry

by Nuala Gardner

A Friend Like Henry is a mother's heartwarming account of how her little boy conquered his autism with the help of a devoted family dog.When Jamie and Nuala Gardner chose a puppy for their son Dale, they weren't an ordinary family choosing an ordinary...

Narrator: Susan Duerden
Published: 11/11/2014
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The Road to Jonestown

The Road to Jonestown

by Jeff Guinn

By the New York Times bestselling author of Manson, the comprehensive, authoritative, and tragic story of preacher Jim Jones, who was responsible for the Jonestown Massacre—the largest murder-suicide in American history.In the 1950s, a young Ind...

Narrator: George Newbern
Published: 04/11/2017
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Wesley the Owl

Wesley the Owl

by Stacey O'Brien

Written with the same heartwarming sentiment that made the memoir Marley & Me a runaway bestseller, biologist and owl expert Stacey O'Brien chronicles her rescue of an adorable, abandoned baby barn owl-and their astonishing and unprecedented nineteen-...

Narrator: Renee Raudman
Published: 12/08/2008
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Go Down Together

Go Down Together

by Jeff Guinn

With dramatic flair, Jeff Guinn delivers the definitive portrait of Bonnie and Clyde. These media-savvy outlaws appealed to America's Depression-era hunger for swash-buckling characters. Glowing radio and newspaper reports transformed these "public en...

Narrator: Jonathan Hogan
Published: 06/08/2009
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What Remains

What Remains

by Carole Radziwill

What Remains is a haunting memoir about a girl from a working class town who becomes an award-winning television producer and marries a prince, Anthony Radziwill, the nephew of President John F. Kennedy. Carole DiFalco Radziwill grew up in a small su...

Narrator: Carole Radziwill
Published: 09/26/2005
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A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saint...

by Dito Montiel

Dito Montiel grew up wild in the streets of Astoria, Queens and in the underground and punk cultures of Manhattan. His rough, thrilling, and quintessentially American story is bookmarked by the flawed and desperate Saints that guide him, including Jim...

Narrator: Jason Collins
Published: 01/01/2006
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The Remains

The Remains

by Vincent Zandri

It’s been thirty years since the terrifying abduction of twin sisters Rebecca and Molly Underhill by a deranged man who lived in a cabin behind their house in upstate New York. Fearful of retribution against their family, the girls kept the ...

Narrator: Elizabeth Wiley
Published: 09/04/2012
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