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  • Details about Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter [soundrecording]

    Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter [soundrecording]

    Tom Clavin; Johnny Heller (Read by)

    This program includes a bonus interview with the author. The definitive true story of Wild Bill, the first lawman of the Wild West, by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City . In July 1865, "Wild Bill" Hickok shot and killed Davis Tutt in Springfield, MO--the first quick-draw duel on the frontier. Thus began the reputation that made him a marked man to every gunslinger in the Wild West. James Butler Hickock was known across the frontier as a soldier, Union spy, scout, lawman……more

  • Details about Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder [soundrecording]

    Brave, Not Perfect: Fear Less, Fail More, and Live Bolder [soundrecording]

    Reshma Saujani (Read by)

    In a book inspired by her popular TED talk, New York Times bestselling author Reshma Saujani empowers women and girls to embrace imperfection and bravery. Imagine if you lived without the fear of not being good enough. If you didn't care how your life looked on Instagram, or worry about what total strangers thought of you. Imagine if you could let go of the guilt, and stop beating yourself up for tiny mistakes. What if, in every decision you faced, you took the bolder path? Too many of us feel……more

  • Details about An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago [soundrecording]

    An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago [soundrecording]

    Alex Kotlowitz (Read by)

    From the bestselling author of There Are No Children Here , a richly textured, heartrending portrait of love and death in Chicago's most turbulent neighborhoods. The numbers are staggering: over the past twenty years in Chicago, 14,033 people have been killed and another roughly 60,000 wounded by gunfire. What does that do to the spirit of individuals and community? Drawing on his decades of experience, Alex Kotlowitz set out to chronicle one summer in the city, writing about individuals who hav……more

  • Details about The River: A Novel [soundrecording]

    The River: A Novel [soundrecording]

    Peter Heller

    "An exhilarating tale delivered with the pace of a thriller." -Kirkus (Starred Review) A BookPage 2019 Most Anticipated Book A LitHub 2019 Most Anticipated Book From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars, the story of two college students on a wilderness canoe trip--a gripping tale of a friendship tested by fire, white water, and violence Wynn and Jack have been best friends since freshman orientation, bonded by their shared love of mountains, books, and fishing. Wynn is a gentle giant, a……more

  • Details about The Girls at 17 Swann Street [soundrecording]

    The Girls at 17 Swann Street [soundrecording]

    Yara Zgheib; Saskia Maarleveld (Read by)

    Yara Zgheib's poetic and poignant debut novel is a haunting portrait of a young woman's struggle with anorexia on an intimate journey to reclaim her life. The chocolate went first, then the cheese, the fries, the ice cream. The bread was more difficult, but if she could just lose a little more weight, perhaps she would make the soloists' list. Perhaps if she were lighter, danced better, tried harder, she would be good enough. Perhaps if she just ran for one more mile, lost just one more pound.……more

  • Details about Daisy Jones and the Six: A Novel [soundrecording]

    Daisy Jones and the Six: A Novel [soundrecording]

    Taylor Jenkins Reid

    A gripping novel about the whirlwind rise of an iconic 1970s rock group and their beautiful lead singer, revealing the mystery behind their infamous breakup. "I devoured Daisy Jones & The Six in a day, falling head over heels for it. Daisy and the band captured my heart."--Reese Witherspoon Everyone knows DAISY JONES & THE SIX, but nobody knows the reason behind their split at the absolute height of their popularity . . . until now. Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late si……more

  • Details about The Silent Patient [soundrecording]

    The Silent Patient [soundrecording]

    Alex Michaelides; Louise Brealey (Read by); Damian Lynch (Read by); Jack Hawkins (Read by)

    "That rarest of beasts: the perfect thriller. This extraordinary novel set my blood fizzing--I quite literally couldn't put it down." -- A. J. Finn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Woman in the Window This program includes a bonus interview with the author. Promising to be the debut of the season The Silent Patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman's act of violence against her husband--and of the therapist obsessed with uncovering her motive... Alicia Berenson's li……more

  • Details about The Night Tiger: A Novel [soundrecording]

    The Night Tiger: A Novel [soundrecording]

    Yangsze Choo (Read by)

    This program is read by the author. A sweeping historical audiobook about a dancehall girl and an orphan boy whose fates entangle over an old Chinese superstition about men who turn into tigers. Quick-witted, ambitious Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother's Mahjong debts. But when one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir, Ji Lin may finally get the adventure she has been longing for. Eleven-ye……more