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Mark Twain

Mark Twain

by Ron Powers

In Mark Twain, Ron Powers consummates years of research with a tour de force on the life of our culture's founding father. He offers Sam Clemens as he lived, breathed, and wrote. With the assistance of the Mark Twain Project at Berkeley, he has drawn ...

Narrator: Ron Powers
Published: 09/13/2005
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Hide Me among the Graves

Hide Me among the Graves

by Tim Powers

Winter 1862, London. Adelaide McKee, a former prostitute, arrives on the doorstep of veterinarian John Crawford, a man she met once seven years earlier. Their brief meeting produced a child who, until now, had been presumed dead. McKee has learned tha...

Narrator: Fiona Hardingham
Published: 11/19/2013
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On Stranger Tides

On Stranger Tides

by Tim Powers

The basis for the upcoming Pirates of the Caribbean film starring Johnny Depp. On Stranger Tides follows the exploits of John Chandagnac, who travels to the new world after the death of his puppeteer father to confront his uncle, who has apparently m...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 07/13/2010
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Declare

Declare

by Tim Powers

In his eleventh novel, Tim Powers takes his unique brand of speculative fiction into uncharted territory, instilling the oldfashioned espionage novel with a healthy dose of the supernatural. As a young double agent infiltrating the Soviet spy network...

Narrator: Simon Prebble
Published: 12/22/2010
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The Stress of Her Regard

The Stress of Her Regard

by Tim Powers

When Michael Crawford discovers his bride brutally murdered in their wedding bed, he is forced to flee not only to prove his innocence but to avoid the deadly embrace of a vampire who has claimed him as her true bridegroom. Joining forces with Byron, ...

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 04/07/2011
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The Man Who Flew The Memphis Belle

The Man Who Flew The Memphis Bell...

by Robert Morgan

As a young man growing up in Asheville, North Carolina, Robert Morgan was a fast-driving party boy—a hell-raiser. But when his mother committed suicide upon learning she had inoperable brain cancer, Morgan's life changed dramatically. He was ...

Narrator: Ron Powers
Published: 09/30/2008
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No One Cares About Crazy People

No One Cares About Crazy People

by Ron Powers

"Extraordinary and courageous . . . No doubt if everyone were to read this book, the world would change."---New York Times Book Review New York Times-bestselling author Ron Powers offers a searching, richly researched narrative of the social history...

Narrator: Ron Powers
Published: 03/21/2017
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Last Call

Last Call

by Tim Powers

Scott Crane abandoned his career as a professional poker player twenty years ago and hasnt returned to Las Vegas, or held a hand of cards, in ten years. But troubling nightmares about a strange poker game he once attended on a houseboat on Lake Mead a...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 11/18/2010
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Dont Wear FlipFlops to Your Interview

Don't Wear Flip-Flops to Your Int...

by Paul Powers

When it comes to getting a job, the smallest thing can trip you up. For 30 years, Dr. Paul Powers has asked thousands of successful job hunters a few basic but important questions: What do you wish someone had told you when you started your job search...

Narrator: Steven Menasche
Published: 09/01/2015
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The Anubis Gates

The Anubis Gates

by Tim Powers

When Brendan Doyle is flown from America to London to give a lecture on Samuel Taylor Coleridge, little does he expect that he will soon be traveling through time and meeting the poet himself. But Brendan could do without being stranded penniless in t...

Narrator: Bronson Pinchot
Published: 01/12/2016
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The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds

by Kevin Powers

A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds is the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive. "The war tried to kill us in the spring." So begins this powerful account of friendship and loss. In Al Tafar, Iraq, t...

Narrator: Holter Graham
Published: 09/11/2012
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The Grass Dancer

The Grass Dancer

by Susan Power

Back in the 1860s, Ghost Horse, a handsome young sacred clown, loved and lost to death the beautiful warrior woman Red Dress. As their spirits seek desperately to be reunited, they influence the sometimes violent fate of those who have followed them. ...

Narrator: Susan Power
Published: 09/11/2009
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Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting

Letter Composed During a Lull in ...

by Kevin Powers

National Book Award finalist, Iraq war veteran, novelist and poet Kevin Powers creates a deeply affecting portrait of a life shaped by war. Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting captures the many moments that comprise a soldier's life: driving...

Narrator: Kevin Powers
Published: 04/01/2014
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If the Oceans Were Ink

If the Oceans Were Ink

by Carla Power

Hailed by the Washington Post as mandatory reading, and praised by Fareed Zakaria as intelligent, compassionate, and revealing, this powerful journey will help bridge one of the greatest divides shaping our world today. If the Oceans Were Ink is Carl...

Narrator: Kate Reading
Published: 02/23/2016
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Cancer Is Not a Disease

Cancer Is Not a Disease!

by Andreas Moritz

InCancer Is Not a Disease!, bestselling author and internationally acclaimed health expert Andreas Moritz argues that cancer is the physical symptom of the bodys final attempt to eliminate specific life-destructive causes. He claims that removing such...

Narrator: Richard Powers
Published: 03/15/2012
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The Silencing

The Silencing

by Kirsten Powers

Life-long liberal Kirsten Powers blasts the Left's forced march towards conformity in an exposé of the illiberal war on free speech. No longer champions of tolerance and free speech, the “illiberal Left” now viciously attacks and sile...

Narrator: Kristin Watson Hei...
Published: 05/04/2015
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Medieval People

Medieval People

by Eileen Power

In this classic of social history, the author describes the lives of five obscure men and women of the Middle Ages and one famous one. She draws on account books, records, letters, diaries, and wills to make the life of those times as concrete and com...

Narrator: Roe Kendall
Published: 06/16/2010
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The Islamic Antichrist

The Islamic Antichrist

by Joel Richardson

The Bible predicts that in the last days a charismatic leader will establish a global following in the name of peace. The Quran also predicts that a man will rise up to lead the nations, pledging to usher in an era of peace. The man in the Quran is ca...

Narrator: Richard Powers
Published: 04/19/2011
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The Echo Maker

The Echo Maker

by Richard Powers

On a winter night on a remote Nebraska road, twenty-seven year old Mark Schluter flips his truck in a near fatal accident. His older sister, Karin, returns to nurse Mark back from a traumatic head injury. But when he emerges from a coma, Mark believes...

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Published: 11/01/2006
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The Emperors New Drugs

The Emperors New Drugs

by Irving Kirsch, PhD

Irving Kirsch has the world doubting the efficacy of antidepressants. Do they work, or are they no better than placebos? Like his colleagues, Kirsch spent years referring patients to psychiatrists to have their depression treated with drugs. Eventuall...

Narrator: Richard Powers
Published: 05/24/2012
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Mimis Guide

Mimi's Guide

by Doris Baizley

The sensuality of Louisiana's humid, jasmine-scented air permeates this love triangle about three people who are haunted by the memories of the Vietnam war. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Powers Boothe and Frances Conroy, Ping ...

Narrator: Powers Boothe
Published: 01/01/2010
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Generosity

Generosity

by Richard Powers

FROM THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR OF THE ECHO MAKER, A PLAYFUL AND PROVOCATIVE NOVEL ABOUT THE DISCOVERY OF THE HAPPINESS GENE When Chicagoan Russell Stone finds himself teaching a Creative Nonfiction class, he encounters a young Algerian ...

Narrator: David Pittu
Published: 09/29/2009
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The Killing of Crazy Horse

The Killing of Crazy Horse

by Thomas Powers

An evenhanded, indispensable account of one of the most striking figures of American history and an essential re-creation of the army's subjugation of the North Plains tribes.

Narrator: John Pruden
Published: 11/09/2010
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Orfeo

Orfeo

by Richard Powers

In Orfeo, Powers tells the story of a man journeying into his past as he desperately flees the present. Composer Peter Els opens the door one evening to find the police on his doorstep. His home microbiology lab-- the latest experiment in his lifelong...

Narrator: Christopher Hurt
Published: 01/14/2014
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Siege at Jadotville

Siege at Jadotville

by Declan Power

The Irish soldier has never been a stranger to fighting the enemy with the odds stacked against him. The notion of charging into adversity has been a cherished part of Irelands military history. In September 1961, another chapter should have been writ...

Narrator: Gerard Doyle
Published: 01/12/2016
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Night Moves

Night Moves

by Nora Roberts

From New York Times bestselling romance author Nora Roberts comes a classic tale of passion and peril.…Maggie Fitzgerald had retreated from her fast-paced life, seeking solitude to heal her tattered heart. But if landscaper Cliff Delaney’s...

Narrator: Andi Arndt
Published: 05/19/2015
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Night Moves

Night Moves

by Randy Wayne White

Doc Ford has his share of secrets. One of them has returned with a vengeance. . . .   While trying to solve one of Florida’s most profound mysteries, Doc Ford is the target of a murder attempt by someone who wants to make it look like an ac...

Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 03/05/2013
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Night Moves

Night Moves

by Stephanie Tyler

In this exciting addition to the Shadow Force series, Kell Roberts is a loner-but when he encounters Teddie, a beautiful young woman caught in the drug wars of Mexico, he makes it his mission to keep her alive.

Shadow Force #4
Narrator: Johanna Parker
Published: 12/26/2011
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Billionaires Voice

Billionaire's Voice

by J. S. Scott

A Wall Street Journal bestseller.As an extreme-sports mogul, billionaire Micah Sinclair is comfortable taking risks. But nothing—and no one—has ever challenged him like Tessa Sullivan. He’s fascinated by the woman who’s overcom...

The Sinclairs #4
Narrator: Elizabeth Powers
Published: 08/30/2016
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Make Your SHIFT

Make Your SHIFT

by Beverly D Flaxington

From the Gold-Award winning author of the book Understanding Other People: The Five Secrets to Human Behavior comes a groundbreaking approach to achieving your goals. Based on 25+ years of successful experience helping individuals change their circums...

Narrator: Mike Siemmer
Published: 08/29/2012
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Power Inc

Power, Inc.

by David Rothkopf

The worlds largest company, Wal-Mart Stores, has revenues higher than the gross domestic product of all but twenty-five of the worlds countries.Its employees outnumber the populations of almost one hundred nations.The worlds largest asset manager, a N...

Narrator: William Hughes
Published: 02/28/2012
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Night Moves

Night Moves

by Janelle Taylor

New York Times best-selling author Janelle Taylor skillfully blends romance and suspense in this thrilling novel. Jordan Curry’s best friend leaves her son Spencer in Jordan’s care, then vanishes into the night. Fearing that Spencer is...

Narrator: Richard Poe
Published: 03/20/2003
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Smart Moves

Smart Moves

by Stuart Kaminsky

A dentist dangles from the window of a swanky Park Avenue hotel, while Toby Peters, a Los Angeles detective who’s very far from home, clutches the man by his jacket, which is tearing slowly, stitch by stitch. Across the room, a dead man lies...

Narrator: Stephen Bowlby
Published: 03/04/2014
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The Power of the Dog

The Power of the Dog

by Don Winslow

Art Montana is an obsessive DEA agent. The Barrera brothers are heirs to a drug empire. Nora Hayden is a jaded teenager who becomes a highclass hooker. Father Parada is a powerful and uncorruptable Catholic priest. Callan is an Irish kid from Hells ki...

Narrator: Ray Porter
Published: 05/01/2008
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The Power

The Power

by Rhonda Byrne

The groundbreaking feature length movie that revealed the great mystery of the universe, The Secret, is now an audiobook, and everything listeners have ever wanted - unlimited joy, health, money, relationships, love, youth - is now theirs for the taki...

Narrator: Rhonda Byrne
Published: 09/28/2010
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The Billionaires Touch

The Billionaire's Touch

by J. S. Scott

A Wall Street Journal bestseller.After a troubling childhood, wealthy Evan Sinclair likes his life orderly and controlled. He rarely gives in to spontaneous urges—until he begins a chance correspondence with a mystery woman who sounds like his c...

The Sinclairs #3
Narrator: Elizabeth Powers
Published: 03/22/2016
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The Art of Power

The Art of Power

by Thich Nhat Hanh

In The Art of Power, world-renowned Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh offers a surprising and radical new understanding of how we attain true power. He teaches us that true power comes from within and that what we seek we already have. With colorful anecd...

Narrator: Lloyd James
Published: 09/24/2007
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The Power of I Am

The Power of I Am

by Joel Osteen

Can two words give you the power to change your life? Yes they can! In the pages of his new book, bestselling author Joel Osteen shares a profound principle based on a simple truth. Whatever follows the words "I am" will always come looking for you. S...

Narrator: Joel Osteen
Published: 10/06/2015
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The Power of Why

The Power of Why

by C. Richard Weylman

Does your competitor always get the sale, even though your products and service are just as good—if not better?Why are some companies’ once-trusted brands now deemed worthless?Do you have to continually sell to your existing customers as t...

Narrator: Jeff Cummings
Published: 04/23/2013
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The Power of the Dog

The Power of the Dog

by Thomas Savage

Thomas Savage has earned a reputation as one of the best writers of the American West. He has 13 novels to his credit, and has received a PEN/Faulkner nomination and a Guggenheim Fellowship. The Power of the Dog was named "the year's best novel." by t...

Narrator: Jonathan Hogan
Published: 10/17/2005
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Powers

Powers

by Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin's haunting epic of survival, selfdiscovery, and hope is third in a sequence that begins with her PEN Award-winning Gifts. Young Gavie sometimes "remembers" the future. But as a slave living among those who feel threatened by the powe...

Annals of the Western Shore #3
Narrator: Andy Paris
Published: 10/24/2007
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No Ordinary Billionaire

No Ordinary Billionaire

by J. S. Scott

From Wall Street Journal bestselling author J. S. Scott.Dante Sinclair never cared about his family’s money. All the young billionaire ever wanted was to be a cop; and now that he’s a homicide detective in Los Angeles, he’s a damn go...

The Sinclairs #1
Narrator: Elizabeth Powers
Published: 03/31/2015
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The Forbidden Billionaire

The Forbidden Billionaire

by J. S. Scott

A Wall Street Journal bestseller.All of Jared Sinclair’s wealth still can’t ease the pain from his terrible childhood…or his guilt over a recent tragedy. Unable to forgive himself, the billionaire property investor buries his emotion...

The Sinclairs #2
Narrator: Elizabeth Powers
Published: 07/28/2015
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The Billionaire Takes All

The Billionaire Takes All

by J. S. Scott

A Wall Street Journal bestseller.A-list movie star and billionaire Julian Sinclair learned from past tragedy that life doesn’t come with multiple takes. Now that he’s figured out what he wants—in the lush form of redheaded Kristin Mo...

The Sinclairs #5
Narrator: Elizabeth Powers
Published: 03/07/2017
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How to Watch TV News

How to Watch TV News

by Neil Postman and Steve ...

America is suffering from an information glut. Most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus, Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial wo...

Narrator: Jeff Riggenbach
Published: 01/01/2007
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Operation Overflight

Operation Overflight

by Frances Gary Powers

U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers is a central character in the movie “Bridge of Spies” starring Tom Hanks.  In his classic 1970 memoir, Powers reveals the full story behind what happened in the most sensational espionage case in Cold War...

Narrator: Jon Lindstrom
Published: 09/15/2015
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A Problem From Hell

A Problem From Hell

by Samantha Power

In her award-winning interrogation of the last century of American history, Samantha Power—a former Balkan war correspondent and founding executive director of Harvard's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy—asks the haunting question: Why d...

Narrator: Joyce Bean
Published: 04/12/2012
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Blood Money  Power

Blood, Money & Power

by Barr McClellan

The plot to assassinate President John F. Kennedy has been shrouded in secrecy and deceit, leading most Americans to doubt the veracity of the Warren Commission's findings.

Narrator: Barr McClellan
Published: 10/01/2003
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Power

Power

by Debra Webb

Agent Jess Harris's latest investigation leads her into the world of Birmingham's gang culture in this thrilling installment of Debra Webb's Faces of Evil series.

Faces of Evil #3
Narrator: Carol Schneider
Published: 12/16/2013
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Power

Power

by Jeffrey Pfeffer

Brimming with counterintuitive advice, numerous examples from various countries, and surprising findings, this groundbreaking guide reveals the strategies and tactics that separate the winners from the losers. Power is a force that can be used and har...

Narrator: David Drummond
Published: 01/18/2011
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