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The Locals

The Locals

by Jonathan Dee

“Summons up a small American town at precisely the right moment in our history . . . a bold, vital, and view-expanding novel.”—George SaundersA rural working-class New England town elects as its mayor a New York hedge fund millionair...

Narrator: Ray Porter
Published: 08/08/2017
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Local Hero

Local Hero

by Nora Roberts

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts comes a classic tale about finding the man of your dreams right under your nose.Hester Wallace is proud of her independence. She needs only one man in her life—her nine-year-old son, Radley....

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 04/29/2014
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Local Girls

Local Girls

by Alice Hoffman

The New York Times Book Review has noted, "Alice Hoffman writes quite wonderfully about the magic in our lives," and now she casts her spell over a Long Island neighborhood filled with dreamers and dreams. In a dazzling series of family portraits, Hof...

Narrator: Aasne Vigesaa
Published: 08/28/2009
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Local Girl Missing

Local Girl Missing

by Claire Douglas

From the bestselling author of The Sisters comes this twisty, haunting thriller about two best friends, corrosive jealousy, and dark secrets—perfect for fans of The Widow and Luckiest Girl Alive.Someone knows where she is…The old Victorian...

Narrator: Emilia Fox
Published: 07/04/2017
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A Local Habitation

A Local Habitation

by Seanan McGuire

October “Toby” Daye is a changeling, the daughter of Amandine of the fae and a mortal man. Like her mother, she is gifted in blood magic, able to read what has happened to a person through a mere taste of blood. Half-human, half-fae, outsi...

October Daye Series #2
Narrator: Mary Robinette Kow...
Published: 03/22/2010
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Locally Laid

Locally Laid

by Lucie B. Amundsen

How a midwestern family with no agriculture experience went from a few backyard chickens to a full-fledged farmand discovered why local chicks are better When Lucie Amundsen had a rare night out with her husband, she never imagined what hed tell her ...

Narrator: Kate Reading
Published: 03/01/2016
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Local Wonders

Local Wonders

by Ted Kooser

Ted Kooser describes with exquisite detail and humor the place he calls home in the rolling hills of southeastern Nebraska, an area known as the Bohemian Alps. Nothing is too big or too small for his attention, including memories of his grandmothers c...

Narrator: Ted Kooser
Published: 08/06/2009
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All Business Is Local

All Business Is Local

by John A. Quelch

Why businesses should never underestimate the power of place. Today's business leaders are so obsessed with all things global and virtual that they risk neglecting the critical impact of physical place. It's a paradox of the Internet age: now th...

Narrator: Walter Dixon
Published: 03/05/2012
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Sell Local Think Global

Sell Local, Think Global

by Olga Mizrahi

After years of sharing her small-business tips and marketing tricks with readers of her popular blog, ChunkOfChange.com, and column in the Long Beach Post, Olga Mizrahi has taken her message to the streets, urging business owners to focus in while rea...

Narrator: Lyndsay Vitale
Published: 02/01/2015
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From Global to Local

From Global to Local

by Finbarr Livesey

This brilliantly original book dismantles the underlying assumptions that drive the decisions made by companies and governments throughout the world, to show that our shared narrative of the global economy is deeply flawed. If left unexamined, th...

Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Published: 09/19/2017
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Local Girl Swept Away

Local Girl Swept Away

by Ellen Wittlinger

Set in the Cape Cod village of Provincetown, Massachusetts, this is the story about 17-year-old Jackie's struggle to overcome her grief and confusion after her best friend is carried out to sea during a storm. Lorna had been the dynamic leader of a...

Narrator: Elizabeth Cottle
Published: 06/15/2016
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American Catch

American Catch

by Paul Greenberg

Bestselling author of Four Fish Paul Greenberg looks to New York oysters, gulf shrimp, and Alaskan salmon to tell the surprising story of why Americans no longer eat from local watersIn 2005, the United States imported twelve billion dollars’ wo...

Narrator: Christopher Lane
Published: 06/26/2014
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The Town That Food Saved

The Town That Food Saved

by Ben Hewitt

Over the past several years, Hardwick, Vermont, a typical hardscrabble farming community of three thousand residents, has jumpstarted its economy and redefined its selfimage through a local, selfsustaining food system unlike anything else in America. ...

Narrator: Arthur Morey
Published: 11/10/2010
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Church in Hard Places

Church in Hard Places

by Mez McConnell

Jesus came to seek and to save the lost, paying particular attention to the downtrodden and the poor. As followers of Jesus, Christians are called to imitate his example and reach out to those who have the least. This book offers biblical guidelines a...

Narrator: Adam Verner
Published: 01/12/2016
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Ethnic Blends

Ethnic Blends

by Mark DeYmaz

In this unabridged audio download of Ethnic Blends, multi-ethnic church pioneer Mark DeYmaz provides an up-close and personal look at seven common challenges to mixing diversity into your local church. Through real-life stories and practical illustrat...

Leadership Network Innovation Series
Narrator: John Pruden
Published: 03/23/2010
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The Gift of Church

The Gift of Church

by James G. Samra

All too many people are disappointed with the church, struggle with the church, or have already left the church. For example, Josh is the father of a young family. The demands (and illnesses) that go along with little children, traveling, friends com...

Narrator: Tom Parks
Published: 10/19/2010
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Gaining Ground

Gaining Ground

by Forrest Pritchard

With humor and pathos, Forrest Pritchard recounts his ambitious and often hilarious endeavors to save his family's seventh-generation farm in the Shenandoah Valley. One fateful day in 1996, after discovering that five freight cars' worth of glitter...

Narrator: Roger Wayne
Published: 12/30/2013
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Factory Man

Factory Man

by Beth Macy

The instant New York Times bestseller about one man's battle to save hundreds of jobs by demonstrating the greatness of American business.The Bassett Furniture Company was once the world's biggest wood furniture manufacturer. Run by the same powerful ...

Narrator: Kristin Kalbli
Published: 07/15/2014
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Organic Outreach for Churches

Organic Outreach for Churches

by Kevin G. Harney

Nearly all churches and ministries consider themselves dedicated to evangelism, and many explicitly include outreach in their mission statements. But few are actually bearing fruit. Kevin Harney diagnoses this problem and offers guidance for multiplyi...

Narrator: Maurice England
Published: 10/25/2011
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Organic Outreach for Churches Audio Lectures

Organic Outreach for Churches: Au...

by Kevin G. Harney

These audio lectures are a unique learning experience. Unlike a traditional audiobook’s direct narration of a book’s text, Organic Outreach for Churches: Audio Lectures includes high quality live-recordings of college-level lectures that c...

Narrator: Unknown
Published: 10/17/2017
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