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Life and Times of Mickey Rooney The

Life and Times of Mickey Rooney, ...

by Richard A. Lertzman &am...

Mickey Rooney began his career almost a century ago as a one-year-old performer in burlesque and stamped his mark in vaudeville, silent and talking films, Broadway, and television. He acted in his final motion picture just weeks before he died at a...

Narrator: Pete Cross
Published: 12/08/2015
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In It for the Long Run

In It for the Long Run

by Jim Rooney

Inspired by the Hank Williams and Leadbelly recordings he heard as a teenager growing up outside of Boston, Jim Rooney began a musical journey that intersected with some of the biggest names in American music, including Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Bill M...

Narrator: Jim Rooney
Published: 01/12/2016
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Conversations with Friends

Conversations with Friends

by Sally Rooney

A sharply intelligent novel about friendship, lust, jealousy, and the unexpected complications of adulthood in the 21st century Frances is a cool-headed and darkly observant young woman, vaguely pursuing a career in writing while studying in Dublin. H...

Narrator: Aoife McMahon
Published: 07/11/2017
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Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

by Kathleen Rooney

Fall 2016 Library Journal Editors' Pick“In my reckless and undiscouraged youth,†Lillian Boxfish writes, “I worked in a walnut-paneled office thirteen floors above West Thirty-Fifth Streetâ€...

Narrator: Xe Sands
Published: 01/17/2017
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The Kissing Bridge

The Kissing Bridge

by Tricia Goyer

Caught between a stifling Amish community and an unnerving outside world, a devout young woman on the run is about to become the newest arrival to West Kootenai, Montana.On the day of her sister's death, Rebecca Troyer took her first step away from th...

Seven Brides for Seven Bachelors
Narrator: Kathryn O'Rooney
Published: 05/06/2014
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Assignment to Hell

Assignment to Hell

by Timothy M. Gay

THEIR WORK ON THE FRONT LINES MADE HEADLINES In February 1943, a group of journalists-including a young wire service correspondent named Walter Cronkite and cub reporter Andy Rooney-clamored to fly along on a bombing raid over Nazi Germany. Seven of t...

Narrator: Walter Dixon
Published: 04/23/2013
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