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Orphan Train Rider

Orphan Train Rider

by Andrea Warren

Between 1854 and 1930, more than 200,000 orphaned or abandoned children were sent west on orphan trains to find new homes. Some were adopted by loving families; others were not as fortunate. In recent years, some of the riders have begun to share thei...

Narrator: Laura Hicks
Published: 04/01/2013
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The Mystery of the Orphan Train

The Mystery of the Orphan Train

by Gertrude Chandler Warne...

The Aldens visit an old Kansas inn that’s full of secrets! Nobody knows why a famous photographer visited the inn just to take a single picture. And what about the other legendary guest — a heroic young stranger who’d com...

Narrator: Aimee Lilly
Published: 11/26/2013
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Emma and the Outlaw

Emma and the Outlaw

by Linda Lael Miller

Despite her unconventional upbringing -- she'd been adopted off the orphan train by the local "madam" -- Emma Chalmers was the most prim and proper young lady in all of Whitneyville. Why, she wouldn't even permit Fulton Whitney to kiss her, and they w...

Orphan Train #2
Narrator: Pilar Witherspoon
Published: 03/27/2015
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Lily and the Major

Lily and the Major

by Linda Lael Miller

Back by popular demand: The first novel in the romantic Orphan Train trilogy, Lily and the Majorthe beloved historical classic about a woman who must choose between her family and her one true love, by #1 New York Times bestselling author Linda Lael M...

Orphan Train #1
Narrator: Pilar Witherspoon
Published: 03/13/2015
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Orphan X

Orphan X

by Gregg Hurwitz

"Orphan X is the most gripping, high-octane thriller I've read in a long, long time. Hang onto your seat because Gregg Hurwitz will take you on a dizzying ride you'll not soon forget!" —Tess GerritsenThe Nowhere Man is a legendary figure spoken ...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 01/19/2016
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Orphan 8

Orphan #8

by Kim van Alkemade

A stunning debut novel in the vein of Sarah Waters’ historical fiction and inspired by true events, it tells the fascinating story of a woman who must choose between revenge and mercy when she encounters the doctor who subjected her to dangerous...

Narrator: Ginny Auer
Published: 08/04/2015
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Orphans

Orphans

by Lyle Kessler

In a rundown house in Philadelphia live two orphan brothers: the reclusive, frightened Philip and the violent pickpocket thief, Treat. Into this savage and ferociously funny world enters Harold, a shadowy underworld figure of power and influence who i...

Narrator: Kevin Anderson
Published: 10/25/2009
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A Family Apart

A Family Apart

by Joan Lowery Nixon

In 1860, life in New York City's slums is hard and dangerous. For a widow with six children, it is impossible. So when Mrs. Kelly learns of the Children's Aid Society, she sees a way to provide for her children. They will be sent west on an "orphan tr...

Orphan Train Adventures #1
Narrator: Barbara Caruso
Published: 09/22/2003
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The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train

by Paula Hawkins

“The Girl on the Train has more fun with unreliable narration than any chiller since Gone Girl. . . . The Girl on the Train is liable to draw a large, bedazzled readership too. . . . The Girl on the Train is full of...

Narrator: India Fisher
Published: 01/13/2015
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The Orphans Tale

The Orphan's Tale

by Pam Jenoff

A powerful novel of friendship set in a traveling circus during World War II, The Orphan's Tale introduces two extraordinary women and their harrowing stories of sacrifice and survival Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out in disgrace after beco...

Narrator: Jennifer Wydra
Published: 02/21/2017
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Girl on a Train

Girl on a Train

by AJ Waines

Headstrong Journalist, Anna Rothman knows what suicide looks like - her own husband killed himself five years earlier. When Elly Swift, an agitated passenger beside her on a train, leaves a locket in Anna’s bag before jumping onto the tracks, A...

Narrator: Melissa Chambers
Published: 12/15/2015
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The Orphan Army

The Orphan Army

by Jonathan Maberry

Milo’s Louisiana bayou is overrun with alien bug invaders and magical creatures in this start to a breathtaking series from bestselling author Jonathan Maberry.In a world filled with Bugs—monsters that ceaselessly ravage the Earth—Mi...

Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 05/19/2015
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The Girl From the Train

The Girl From the Train

by Irma Joubert

Six-year-old Gretl Schmidt is on a train bound for Aushwitz. Jakób Kowalski is planting a bomb on the tracks. As World War II draws to a close, Jakób fights with the Polish resistance against the crushing forces of Germany and Russi...

Narrator: Sarah Zimmerman
Published: 11/03/2015
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Orphan of Destiny

Orphan of Destiny

by Michael P. Spradlin

Michael P. Spradlin has written over a dozen books for children, including the Youngest Templar trilogy and the Spy Goddess novels, as well as several picture books. He was born in Michigan, where he learned to write by chiseling the alphabet into sto...

Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Published: 11/02/2010
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The Orphan Masters Son

The Orphan Master's Son

by Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson teaches creative writing at Stanford University. His fiction has appeared in Esquire, The Paris Review, Harper’s, Tin House, Granta, and Playboy, as well as The Best American Short Stories. His other works include Emporium, a short-...

Narrator: Adam Johnson
Published: 01/10/2012
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The Orphanmaster

The Orphanmaster

by Jean Zimmerman

 Praise for The Orphanmaster:“The Orphanmaster is a sweeping novel of great and precise imaginative intelligence; it's also the most entertaining and believable historical novel I've read in years. Jean Zimmerman is a debut novelist who alr...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 06/19/2012
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City of Orphans

City of Orphans

by Avi

Newbery Medal-winning author Avi has penned over 50 novels for children and young adults. His historical fiction, in particular, is often singled out for glowing praise thanks to his engaging characters and carefully researched period details. In City...

Narrator: Chris Sorensen
Published: 10/17/2011
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The Astor Orphan

The Astor Orphan

by Alexandra Aldrich

Alexandra Aldrich, a direct descendant of the famous Astor dynasty, grew up in the servants' quarters of Rokeby, the forty-three-room Hudson Valley mansion built by her ancestors. Her childhood was one of bohemian neglect and real privation. But i...

Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 05/14/2013
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The Orphans Promise

The Orphans' Promise

by Pierre Grimbert

“In a fantasy world containing magicans, gods, and mortals, telepathic communication with animals doesn’t seem too far-fetched. In this new spin on epic fantasy, Pierre Grimbert tackles a world beset with shadowy thieves and mystical empir...

The Secret of Ji #2
Narrator: Michael Page
Published: 12/17/2013
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Pastel Orphans

Pastel Orphans

by Gemma Liviero

In 1930s Berlin, young Henrik, the son of a Jewish father and Aryan mother, watches the world around him crumbling: people are rioting in the streets, a strange yellow star begins appearing in shop windows, and friends are forced to move—or they...

Narrator: Amy McFadden
Published: 06/02/2015
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The Orphan Choir

The Orphan Choir

by Sophie Hannah

Louise has no reason left to stay in the city. She can't see her son, Joseph, who is away at boarding school, where he performs in a prestigious boys' choir. Her troublesome neighbor has begun blasting choral music at all hours of the night - and to m...

Narrator: Rebecca Shelbourn-...
Published: 01/28/2014
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The Orphan Mother

The Orphan Mother

by Robert Hicks

An epic account of one remarkable woman's quest for justice from the New York Times bestselling author of The Widow of the South and A Separate Country.In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock--the "Wido...

Narrator: Adenrele Ojo
Published: 09/13/2016
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Widows  Orphans

Widows & Orphans

by Susan Meissner

When attorney Rachael Flynn learns her bighearted younger brother has been arrested, she at first takes it in stride; Joshua has been in trouble before when his zeal for helping the downtrodden and disadvantaged pitted him against the law. But this ti...

Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 07/15/2016
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Orphan Island

Orphan Island

by Laurel Snyder

"A wondrous book, wise and wild and deeply true." —Kelly Barnhill, Newbery Medal-winning author of The Girl Who Drank the MoonFor readers who loved Sara Pennypacker's Pax and Lois Lowry's The Giver comes a deep, compelling, heartbreaki...

Narrator: Kim Mai Guest
Published: 05/30/2017
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When We Were Orphans

When We Were Orphans

by Kazuo Ishiguro

A masterful novel from one of the most admired writers of our time.Christopher Banks, an English boy born in early-20th-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when both his mother and father disappear under suspicious circumstances. He grows up to ...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 06/21/2005
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The Orphan of Ellis Island

The Orphan of Ellis Island

by Elvira Woodruff

Dominic Cantori is ashamed that he is an orphan, afraid to expose his terrible secret. But one day, accidentally locked in a deserted museum on Ellis Island, the voice of an old Italian immigrant speaks to him from a display, transporting him to Italy...

Narrator: Lloyd James
Published: 01/01/2006
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The Orphans of Race Point

The Orphans of Race Point

by Patry Francis

A passionate and page-turning saga with an unsolved murder that consumes three lives over several decades in Provincetown, Massachusetts. Told through these three voices THE ORPHANS OF RACE POINT is a novel of suspense, betrayal, and the different way...

Narrator: Amanda Cobb
Published: 05/22/2014
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The Orphaned Swimming Pool

The Orphaned Swimming Pool

by John Updike

The extraordinarily evocative stories depict the generation born in a small-town America during the Depression and growing up in a world where the old sexual morality was turned around and material comforts were easily had. Yet, as these stories refle...

Narrator: John Updike
Published: 08/11/2009
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Train

Train

by Pete Dexter

Pete Dexter, the author of The Paperboy, sets this piece of fiction noir in a Los Angeles that comes straight out of the 1950s. A dark, gripping novel, it brings together a black caddy named Train, a police detective called the “Mile Away Man...

Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 09/08/2003
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Train

Train

by Tom Zoellner

From Tom Zoellner, a revelatory, entertaining account of the world's most indispensable mode of transportation.

Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 01/30/2014
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M Train

M Train

by Patti Smith

PATTI SMITH is a writer, performer, and visual artist. She gained recognition in the 1970s for her revolutionary merging of poetry and rock. She has released twelve albums, including Horses, which has been hailed as one of the top one hundred alb...

Narrator: Patti Smith
Published: 10/06/2015
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Seven Wonders Journals The Select and The Orphan

Seven Wonders Journals: The Selec...

by Peter Lerangis

The adventure continues in these two original novellas—The Select and The Orphan—based on the epic series Seven Wonders.The Select tells the story of thirteen-year-old Burt Wenders, the first documented carrier of the G7W gene, and his fat...

Narrator: Ariana Delawari
Published: 04/22/2014
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Ghost Train to New Orleans

Ghost Train to New Orleans

by Mur Lafferty

COULD YOU FIND A MUSEUM FOR A MONSTER?OR A JAZZ BAR FOR A JABBERWOCK?Zoe Norris writes travel guides for the undead. And she's good at it too -- her new-found ability to talk to cities seems to help. After the success of The Sbambling Guide to New Yor...

The Shambling Guides
Narrator: Mur Lafferty
Published: 03/04/2014
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The Gravy Train

The Gravy Train

by David Lender

Finn Keane is a novice investment banker who helps an aging Chairman try to buy his company back, while the ruthless Wall Street sharks who drove it into bankruptcy do all they can to stop them so the Wall Streeters can carve it up for themselves.

Narrator: MacLeod Andrews
Published: 01/17/2012
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The Training Ground

The Training Ground

by Martin Dugard

Nearly all of the Civil Wars greatest soldiersGrant, Lee, Sherman, Davis, and Jacksonwere forged in the heat of the Mexican War. This is their story. The Mexican War has faded from our national memory, but it was a struggle of enormous significance. ...

Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 05/14/2008
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Girl in Translation

Girl in Translation

by Jean Kwok

prologue I was born with a talent. Not for dance, or comedy, or anything so delightful. I’ve always had a knack for school. Everything that was taught there, I could learn: quickly and without too much effort. It was as if school were a vast mac...

Narrator: Grayce Wey
Published: 04/29/2010
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Train Man

Train Man

by P. T. Deutermann

Only six major rail bridges cross the Mississippi River and connect one half of our country to the other. When one of them collapses as a freight train is crossing, the FBI sends agents Hush Hanson and Carolyn Lang to investigate. Hush and Carolyn su...

Narrator: Bruce Reizen
Published: 11/25/2006
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The Trapped Girl

The Trapped Girl

by Robert Dugoni

When a woman’s body is discovered submerged in a crab pot in the chilly waters of Puget Sound, Detective Tracy Crosswhite finds herself with a tough case to untangle. Before they can identify the killer, Tracy and her colleagues on the Seattle P...

The Tracy Crosswhite Series #4
Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith...
Published: 01/24/2017
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The Training

The Training

by Tara Sue Me

Tara Sue Me is the New York Times bestselling author of The Submissive, The Dominant and The Training. She lives in the southeastern United States with her family, two dogs, and a cat.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Narrator: William Sharpe
Published: 10/01/2013
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Alone

Alone

by Richard Logan

Coauthored by a renowned psychologist and survival expert, this book delves into the details of how a little girl survived the at-sea murder of her family, the pod of whales who guarded her, and the recapturing of life in the aftermath.

Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 06/30/2010
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Guided Meditation 30 Minute Guided Meditation for Stopping Procrastination Increasing Focus  Ending Distractions Self Hypnosis Affirmations Guided Imagery  Relaxation Techniques

Guided Meditation: 30 Minute Guid...

by Mindfulness Training

Learning to relieve stress through meditation doesn't have to be difficult. With this 30 minute guided meditation accompanied by an ambient soundtrack, ending procrastination and improving your focus is as easy as pressing play. Throughout this a...

Narrator: Mindfulness Traini...
Published: 08/17/2016
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Deep Sleep Hypnosis 30 Minutes of Positive Affirmations to Attract Success Happiness  Confidence While You Sleep

Deep Sleep Hypnosis: 30 Minutes o...

by Mindfulness Training

Attract Abundance While You Sleep! With this deep sleep hypnosis accompanied by a wonderful ambient soundtrack, you can rebuild your confidence and happiness from the ground up while you drift away into a deep slumber. Filled with carefully chosen po...

Narrator: Mindfulness Traini...
Published: 03/14/2017
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Guided Meditation 30 Minute Guided Meditation for Sleep Relaxation  Stress Relief Self Hypnosis Affirmations Guided Imagery  Relaxation Techniques

Guided Meditation: 30 Minute Guid...

by Mindfulness Training

Learning to relieve stress through meditation doesn't have to be difficult. With this 30 minute guided meditation accompanied by an ambient soundtrack, finding stress relief and inner peace is as easy as pressing play. Throughout this audiobook, ...

Narrator: Mindfulness Traini...
Published: 06/27/2016
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Murder on the Gravy Train

Murder on the Gravy Train

by Phyllis Richman

Chas Wheatley, a food writer with a taste for sleuthing, once again takes on the scandalous world of Washington tongue-waggers and the deep-throated secrets of the restaurant business.Researching her new column, Chas discovers something is rotten with...

Narrator: Susan OMalley
Published: 04/20/2009
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The Great Train Robbery

The Great Train Robbery

by Michael Crichton

In teeming Victorian London, where lavish wealth and appalling poverty live side by side, Edward Pierce charms the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of the century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding c...

Narrator: Michael Kitchen
Published: 10/06/2015
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The Mystery of the Blue Train

The Mystery of the Blue Train

by Agatha Christie

When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, aguard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering fromher slumbers. But she will never wake again—for aheavy blow has killed her, disfiguring her featuresalmost beyond recognition. What is more, herprec...

Narrator: Hugh Fraser
Published: 07/03/2012
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Elza

Elza

by Sergia Rodrigues

Xerxes, a ninetysomething survivor of the extinct Brazilian Communist Party, hires an unemployed journalist to write his life story, and most importantly explain his 1935 tragic love affair with comrade Elza Fernandes, code-named The Girl. Elza’...

Narrator: Timothy Andres Pab...
Published: 10/21/2014
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The Gone Dead Train

The Gone Dead Train

by Lisa Turner

Edgar Award Nominee for Best Paperback Original!Bestselling sensation Lisa Turner conjures a riveting Southern gothic mystery set in Memphis, with echoes of Midnight in The Garden of Good and Evil and Lisa Gardener, in which detective Billy Able ...

Narrator: Joel Richards
Published: 09/27/2016
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The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

by Ralph Compton

They Risked Their Lives To Bring Cattle to Missouri. Now They Faced A Journey Twics As Dangerous... The only riches Texans had left after the Civil War were five million maverick longhorns and the brains, brawn and boldness to drive them north to whe...

The Trail Drive
Narrator: Scott Sowers
Published: 01/03/2012
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Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train

by Patricia Highsmith

In Patricia Highsmiths debut novel, we encounter Guy Haines and Charles Anthony Bruno, passengers on the same train. But while Guy is a successful architect in the midst of a divorce, Bruno turns out to be a sadistic psychopath who manipulates Guy int...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 07/07/2015
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