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A Peculiar Glory

A Peculiar Glory

by John Piper

God has provided a way for all people, not just scholars, to know that the Bible is the Word of God. John Piper has devoted his life to showing us that the glory of God is object of the soul's happiness. Now, his burden in this book is to demonstr...

Narrator: P. J. Ochlan
Published: 03/31/2016
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A Peculiar Grace

A Peculiar Grace

by Jeffrey Lent

Set in the art scene of postwar New York, a commune in the early seventies, and contemporary small-town New England, A Peculiar Grace is a remarkable achievement by one of our finest authors and an insightful portrait of family secrets, with an unforg...

Narrator: Todd McLaren
Published: 10/01/2007
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Tales of the Peculiar

Tales of the Peculiar

by Ransom Riggs

Ransom Riggs grew up in Florida but now makes his home in the land of peculiar children—Los Angeles. He was raised on a steady diet of ghost stories and British comedy, which probably explains the novels he writes. There's a nonzero chance he's ...

Narrator: Simon Callow, Rans...
Published: 09/03/2016
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A Peculiar People

A Peculiar People

by J. Spencer Fluhman

Though the Constitution guarantees the free exercise of religion, it does not specify what qualifies as a religion. From its founding in the 1830s, Mormonism, a homegrown American faith, has drawn thousands of converts but far more critics. InA Peculi...

Narrator: John Pruden
Published: 09/17/2012
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Peculiar Treasures

Peculiar Treasures

by Robin Jones Gunn

Katie Weldon catches more than just the bouquet at the wedding of her best friend, Christy Miller. She also snags a job offer that launches her into an adventure she never imagined. Katie eagerly accepts the job as resident assistant at Rancho Corona ...

Katie Weldon Series
Narrator: Emily Sophia Knapp...
Published: 10/27/2009
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Five Miles South of Peculiar

Five Miles South of Peculiar

by Angela Hunt

Darlene Caldwell has spent a lifetime tending Sycamores, an estate located five miles south of a small town called Peculiar. She raised a family in the spacious home that was her grandfather's legacy, and she enjoys being a pillar of the community. Sy...

Narrator: Cynthia Darlow
Published: 11/16/2012
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The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan

The Case of the Peculiar Pink Fan...

by Nancy Springer

Nancy Springer's Enola Holmes mysteries have received glowing praise from Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly. The younger sister of Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes, 14-year-old Enola is no slouch herself when it comes t...

Enola Holmes Series #4
Narrator: Katherine Kellgren...
Published: 01/22/2009
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Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculia...

by Ransom Riggs

A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs. It all waits to be discovered in Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children, an unforgettable novel that makes for a thrilling listening experience. As o...

Narrator: Jesse Bernstein
Published: 06/07/2011
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Hollow City

Hollow City

by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children was the surprise bestseller of 2011an unprecedented mix of YA fantasy and vintage photography that enthralled readers and critics alike. Publishers Weekly called it an enjoyable, eccentric read, distinguished...

The Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children Series #2
Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 01/14/2014
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Dawns Early Light

Dawn's Early Light

by Pip Ballantine

Working for the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, one sees innumerable technological wonders. But even veteran agents Braun and Books are unprepared for what the electrifying future holds…  After being ignominiously shipped out of Englan...

Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #3
Narrator: James Langton
Published: 03/26/2014
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The Diamond Conspiracy

The Diamond Conspiracy

by Pip Ballantine

Having narrowly escaped the electrifying machinations of Thomas Edison, Books and Braun are looking forward to a relaxing and possibly romantic voyage home. But when Braun's emergency signal goes off, all thoughts of recreation vanish. Braun's street-...

Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #4
Narrator: James Langton
Published: 03/31/2015
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Library of Souls

Library of Souls

by Ransom Riggs

Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children was the surprise bestseller of 2011an unprecedented mix of YA fantasy and vintage photography that enthralled readers and critics alike. This third novel in the series picks up where the action of Hollow City...

The Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children Series #3
Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 09/22/2015
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Bryant amp May and the Bleeding Heart

Bryant & May and the Bleeding...

by Christopher Fowler

Londons wiliest detectives, Arthur Bryant and John May, are back on the case in this fiendishly clever new mystery. And when a cemetery becomes the scene of a crime, neither secretsnor bodiesstay buried. Romain Curtis sneaks into St. Georges Garde...

Bryant & May #11
Narrator: Tim Goodman
Published: 12/02/2014
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Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Rising

by Pip Ballantine

Evil is most assuredly afoot—and Britain’s fate rests in the hands of an alluring renegade . . . and a librarian.These are dark days indeed in Victoria’s England. Londoners are vanishing, then reappearing, washing up as corpses on th...

Narrator: James Langton
Published: 08/09/2011
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The Janus Affair

The Janus Affair

by Pip Ballantine

Hang onto your bowler hats, agents Books and Braun of Britain’s top-secret Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences are back in The Janus Affair. In their second wildly imaginative, utterly fantastic steampunk adventure, authors Pip Ballantine and Tee M...

Narrator: James Langton
Published: 05/29/2012
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Quirk

Quirk

by Hannah Holmes

1FACTOR:NEUROTICISMNeuroticism FacetsAnxietyDepressionThe CastMascot 5HTT KO;also introducing Mitzi and MaxiNeurotransmitter SerotoninBrain Regions Amygdala, Prefrontal CortexNeuroticism Facet:anxietyANXIETY indicators Rarely Sometimes OftenI'm easily...

Narrator: Susan Denaker
Published: 02/22/2011
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The Story of Dr Dolittle

The Story of Dr. Dolittle

by Hugh Lofting

Dr. Dolittle has a deep love of animals, and he wants to give them all a homebut this scares all of his human patients away. So Dr. Dolittles parrot decides to teach him how to talk to animals. After learning the secret language, Dr. Dolittle becomes ...

Narrator: Bobbie Frohman
Published: 02/20/2014
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Way Off the Road

Way Off the Road

by Bill Geist

Celebrated roving correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning and bestselling author Bill Geist serves up a rollicking look at some small-town Americans and their offbeat ways of life. Along the wacky and wonderful way, Geist shows us firsthand how life...

Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 06/19/2007
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