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The Power Couple: A Novel

Alex Berenson
Format: Audio CD(Unabridged)

Rebecca and Brian Unsworth appear to have it all. A nice house in the suburbs of Washington, DC. Two well-behaved, healthy teenage children. Important government jobs - Rebecca working in counterterrorism for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Brian serving as a coder for the National...
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The Red Book

James Patterson
Format: Audio CD

James Patterson believes The Black Book is his best thriller ever. The Red Book is even better.

For Detective Billy Harney, getting shot in the head, stalked by a state’s attorney, and accused of murder by his fellow...

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Saving Freedom: Truman, the Cold War, and the Fight for Western Civilization

Joe Scarborough · HarperCollins B and Blackstone Publishing; Unabridged edition
Format: Audiobook

The host of MSNBC's Morning Joe reveals how President Harry Truman defended democracy against the Soviet threat at the dawn of the Cold War.Harry Truman had been vice president for less than three months when President Franklin Roosevelt died. Suddenly inaugurated the leader of the free...
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Send for Me: A Novel

Lauren Fox · Blackstone Publishing; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

An achingly beautiful work of historical fiction that moves between Germany on the eve of World War II and present-day Wisconsin, unspooling a thread of love, longing, and the powerful bonds of family.Annelise is a dreamer: imagining her future while working at her parents' popular...
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Serpentine: An Alex Delaware Novel

Jonathan Kellerman · Random House Audio
Format: Audiobook

LAPD homicide lieutenant Milo Sturgis is a master detective. He has a near-perfect solve rate and he's written his own rulebook. Some of those successes--the toughest ones--have involved his best friend, the brilliant psychologist Alex Delaware. But Milo doesn't call Alex in unless...
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The Shadow Box

Luanne Rice
Format: Audio CD

After artist Claire Beaudry Chase is attacked and left for dead in her home on the Connecticut coast, she doesn't know who she can trust. But her well-connected husband, Griffin - who is running for governor - is her prime suspect.Just before the attack, Claire was preparing for an exhibit...
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The Survivors: A Novel

Jane Harper
Format: Audiobook

Kieran Elliott's life changed forever on the day a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences.The guilt that still haunts him resurfaces during a visit with his young family to the small coastal community he once called home.Kieran's parents are struggling in a town where...
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The Unwilling

John Hart · Macmillan Audio
Format: Audiobook

"John Hart creates novels that are somehow raw, tender, brutal, and exquisite -- all at the same time. Exceptional." -- C.J. Box, #1 New York Times bestselling author Set in the South at the height of the Vietnam War, The Unwilling combines crime, suspense and searing glimpses...
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The Vineyard at Painted Moon

Susan Mallery · Harper Collins
Format: Audio CD

Mackenzie Dienes seems to have it all. A beautiful home, close friends and a successful career as an elite winemaker with the family winery. There’s just one problem. It's not her family, it’s her husband’s. In fact, everything in her life is tied to him. So when she and her husband...
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We Begin at the End

Chris Whitaker · Macmillan Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audiobook

Walk has never left the coastal California town where he grew up. He may have become the chief of police, but he's still trying to heal the old wound of having given the testimony that sent his best friend, Vincent King, to prison decades before. Now, thirty years later, Vincent is being...
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You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism

Amber Ruffin · Hachette B and Blackstone Publishing; Unabridged edition
Format: Audiobook

Now a writer and performer on Late Night with Seth Meyers and host of The Amber Ruffin Show, Amber Ruffin lives in New York, where she is no one's First Black Friend and everyone is, as she puts it, "stark raving normal." But Amber's sister Lacey? She's still living...

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The Kitchen Front

Jennifer Ryan
Format: Playaway

From the best-selling author of The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir comes an unforgettable novel of a BBC-sponsored wartime cooking competition and the four women who enter for a chance to better their lives. Two years into World War II, Britain is feeling her losses: The Nazis have won battles,...
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A Life on Our Planet

David Attenborough
Format: Playaway

*Goodreads Choice Award Winner for Best Science & Technology Book of the Year* In this scientifically informed account of the changes occurring in the world over the last century, award-winning broadcaster and natural historian shares a lifetime of wisdom and a hopeful vision for the future. ...
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JAMES BALDWIN NOTES OF A NATIVE SON /ANGLAIS

BALDWIN JAMES
Format: Playaway

In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin's essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written. With documentaries like I Am Not Your Negro bringing renewed interest to Baldwin's...

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An Offer from a Gentleman

Julia Quinn
Format: Playaway

A New York Times Bestseller From #1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn comes the story of Benedict Bridgerton, in the third of her beloved Regency-set novels featuring the charming, powerful Bridgerton family, now a series created by Shondaland for Netflix. BENEDICT’S STORY Sophie...
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The Paris Library

Janet Skeslien Charles
Format: Playaway

Instant New York Times bestseller USA TODAY and Washington Post bestseller LibraryReads Pick and named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by Library Journal and Goodreads ​​​​​Based on the true World War II story of the heroic librarians at the American Library in Paris, this...
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Romancing Mister Bridgerton

Julia Quinn
Format: Playaway

A New York Times Bestseller From #1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn comes the story of Colin Bridgerton and Penelope Featherington, in the fourth of her beloved Regency-set novels featuring the charming, powerful Bridgerton family, now a series created by Shondaland for Netflix. COLIN...
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The Scorpion's Tail

Douglas Preston
Format: Audiobook

Following the acclaimed debut of Old Bones, this second "happily anticipated" new thriller in Preston & Child's series features Nora Kelly, archaeologist at the Santa Fe Archeological Institute, and rookie FBI Agent Corrie Swanson, as they team up to solve a mystery that...
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Stuff You Should Know

Josh Clark
Format: Playaway

From the duo behind the massively successful and award-winning podcast Stuff You Should Know comes an unexpected look at things you thought you knew. Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant started the podcast Stuff You Should Know back in 2008 because they were curious―curious about the world around...
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Think Again

Adam Grant
Format: Playaway

#1 New York Times Bestseller “THIS. This is the right book for right now. Yes, learning requires focus. But, unlearning and relearning requires much more—it requires choosing courage over comfort. In Think Again, Adam Grant weaves together research and storytelling to help us build...
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Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man

Emmanuel Acho
Format: Playaway

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An urgent primer on race and racism, from the host of the viral hit video series “Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man” “You cannot fix a problem you do not know you have.” So begins Emmanuel Acho in his essential guide to the truths Americans...
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The Viscount Who Loved Me


Format: Playaway

A New York Times Bestseller From #1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn comes the story of Anthony Bridgerton, in the second of her beloved Regency-set novels featuring the charming, powerful Bridgerton family, now a series created by Shondaland for Netflix. ANTHONY’S STORY This...
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The War of the Worlds

H. G. Wells
Format: Playaway

The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by English author H. G. Wells. It first appeared in serialized form in 1897, published simultaneously in Pearson's Magazine in the UK and Cosmopolitan magazine in the US. The first appearance in book form was published by William Heinemann...
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The Wife Upstairs

Rachel Hawkins
Format: Playaway

Instant New York Times and USA Today Bestseller “Compulsively readable...a gothic thriller laced with arsenic.” ––EW One of the Most Anticipated Books of 2021: CNN • Newsweek • Vulture • PopSugar • Parade • BuzzFeed • E!Online • TimeOut • Woman's Day • Goodreads...
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With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa

E.B. Sledge
Format: Playaway

“Eugene Sledge became more than a legend with his memoir, With The Old Breed. He became a chronicler, a historian, a storyteller who turns the extremes of the war in the Pacific—the terror, the camaraderie, the banal and the extraordinary—into...

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The King James Version of the Holy Bible

King James · Independently published
Format: Paperback

THE BEST THINGS HAVE BEEN CULMINATED Zeal to promote the common good, whether it be by devising anything ourselves, or revising that which hath been laboured by others, deserveth certainly much respect and esteem, but yet findeth but cold entertainment in the world. It is welcomed with...
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The King James Version of the Holy Bible

King James · Independently published
Format: Paperback

THE BEST THINGS HAVE BEEN CULMINATED Zeal to promote the common good, whether it be by devising anything ourselves, or revising that which hath been laboured by others, deserveth certainly much respect and esteem, but yet findeth but cold entertainment in the world. It is welcomed with...
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King James Version Holy Bible - The Gospels

King James Version
Format: Playaway

In the Bible, the first four books of the New Testament are known as the Gospels. These four books tell the story of the beginnings of Christianity, from the birth of Jesus to his death and resurrection. Each gospel is told from a slightly different perspective, though many stories and events...

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King James Version Holy Bible - the Letters of Paul

N/A · In Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Book

The Apostle Paul is one of the prominent authors of the New Testament, with 13 of its 27 chapters being letters written by him to churches throughout the world. These letters are foundational to many Christian denominations, as they are instructional for how groups of Christians ought...

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