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  • But What if We're Wrong?: Thinking About the Present as if it Were the Past

    But What if We're Wrong?: Thinking About the Present as if it Were the Past

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir,Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Chuck Klosterman
    Duration: 10:07:33

    New York Times bestselling author Chuck Klosterman asks questions that are profound in their simplicity: How certain are we about our understanding of gravity? How certain are we about our understanding of time? What will be the defining memory of rock music, five hundred years from today? How serio ... [ more ]

  • Bossypants

    Bossypants

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Tina Fey
    Duration: 05:30:00

    Once in a generation a woman comes along who changes everything. Tina Fey is not that woman, but she met that woman once and acted weird around her. Before 30 Rock, Mean Girls and 'Sarah Palin', Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased throu ... [ more ]

  • Hitler: Ascent 1889-1939

    Hitler: Ascent 1889-1939

    Genre: Biographies,Historical
    Author: Volker Ullrich
    Duration: 34:45:00

    A major new biography-an extraordinary, penetrating study of the man who has become the personification of evil. For all the literature about Adolf Hitler there have been just four seminal biographies; this is the fifth, a landmark work that sheds important new light on Hitler himself. Drawing on pr ... [ more ]

  • You Can't Make This Up: Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television

    You Can't Make This Up: Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Al Michaels
    Duration: 09:58:00

    No sportscaster has covered more major sporting events than Al Michaels, the Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, and Stanley Cup Final, as well as the Olympic Games, Triple Crown, and many more. He has witnessed firsthand some of the most memorable events in sports, and in this highly personal and ... [ more ]

  • This Time Together

    This Time Together

    Genre: Biographies,Entertainment
    Author: Carol Burnett
    Duration: 05:42:00

    THIS TIME TOGETHER is 100 percent Carol Burnett – funny, irreverent, and irresistible. Carol Burnett is one of the most beloved and revered actresses and performers in America. The Carol Burnett Show was seen each week by millions of adoring fans and won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable ele ... [ more ]

  • Hell's Angel: The Life and Times of Sonny Barger and the Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club

    Hell's Angel: The Life and Times of Sonny Barger and the Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Ralph "Sonny" Barger
    Duration: 07:43:00

    Narrated by the visionary founding member, Hell's Angel provides a fascinating all-access pass to the secret world of the notorious Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club. Sonny Barger recounts the birth of the original Oakland Hell's Angels and the four turbulent decades that followed. Hell's Angel also chr ... [ more ]

  • Smashed: Story of a Drunken Girlhood

    Smashed: Story of a Drunken Girlhood

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Koren Zailckas
    Duration: 10:34:00

    From earliest experimentation to habitual excess to full-blown abuse, twenty-four-year-old Koren Zailckas leads us through her experience of a terrifying trend among young girls, exploring how binge drinking becomes routine, how it becomes the usual. With the stylistic freshness of a poet and the dr ... [ more ]

  • Seven Deadly Sins: Settling the Argument Between Born Bad and Damaged Good

    Seven Deadly Sins: Settling the Argument Between Born Bad and Damaged Good

    Genre: Biographies,Entertainment
    Author: Corey Taylor
    Duration: 07:14:00

    Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor shares his worldview about life as a sinner and asks a provocative question: if sin is what makes us human, how wrong can it be? ... [ more ]

  • Mindful Athlete: Secrets to Pure Performance

    Mindful Athlete: Secrets to Pure Performance

    Genre: Biographies,Sports & Recreation,Health, Mind, Body & Soul
    Author: George Mumford
    Duration: 04:51:32

    Michael Jordan credits George Mumford with transforming his on-court leadership of the Bulls, helping Jordan lead the team to six NBA championships. Mumford also helped Kobe Bryant, Andrew Bynum, and Lamar Odom and countless other NBA players turn around their games. A widely respected public speake ... [ more ]

  • Mortality

    Mortality

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Christopher Hitchens
    Duration: 02:12:00

    On June 8, 2010, while on a book tour for his bestselling memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens was stricken in his New York hotel room with excruciating pain in his chest and thorax. As he would later write in the first of a series of award-winning columns for Vanity Fair, he suddenly found himsel ... [ more ]

  • Psychic: My Life in Two Worlds

    Psychic: My Life in Two Worlds

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Sylvia Browne
    Duration: 08:01:00

    At the age of seventy-three, New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Browne is ready to tell the whole story of her extraordinary life. In Psychic, we meet the woman behind the public figure: from the child receiving her first visits from the spirit world to the teenager doubting her own sanity; fr ... [ more ]

  • Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir

    Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Carrie Brownstein
    Duration: 07:05:00

    From the guitarist of the pioneering band Sleater-Kinney, the book Kim Gordon says everyone has been waiting for - a candid, funny, and deeply personal look at making a life-and finding yourself-in music. Before Carrie Brownstein became a music icon, she was a young girl growing up in the Pacific N ... [ more ]

  • Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy

    Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy

    Genre: Biographies,Political,Historical,Biographies,Political,Historical
    Author: Caroline Kennedy
    Duration: 09:17:00

    In 1964, Jacqueline Kennedy recorded seven historic interviews about her life with John F. Kennedy. Now, decades later, these conversations can be heard in this digitally re-mastered eight and a half hour audio program. This audiobook includes the foreword written and read by Caroline Kennedy; int ... [ more ]

  • Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation

    Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation

    Genre: Biographies,Historical
    Author: Cokie Roberts
    Duration: 06:47:00

    Cokie Roberts's #1 New York Times bestseller We Are Our Mothers Daughters examined the nature of women's roles throughout history and led USA Today to praise her as a custodian of time-honored values. Her second bestseller, From This Day Forward, written with her husband, Steve Roberts, described Am ... [ more ]

  • Decision Points

    Decision Points

    Genre: Biographies,Political
    Author: George W. Bush
    Duration: 20:10:00

    President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions of his presidency and personal life. Decision Points is the extraordinary memoir of America's 43rd president. Shattering the conventions of political autobiography, George W. Bush offers a strikingly candid journey through the defining deci ... [ more ]

  • My Life

    My Life

    Genre: Biographies,Political
    Author: Bill Clinton
    Duration: 06:09:46

    President Bill Clinton's My Life is the strikingly candid portrait of a global leader who decided early in life to devote his intellectual and political gifts, and his extraordinary capacity for hard work, to serving the public. It shows us the progress of a remarkable American, who, through his o ... [ more ]

  • Shoe Dog

    Shoe Dog

    Genre: Biographies,Business,Memoir
    Author: Phil Knight
    Duration: 13:23:08

    In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.In 1962, fresh out of business school, ... [ more ]

  • Every Little Step: My Story

    Every Little Step: My Story

    Genre: Biographies,Entertainment
    Author: Bobby Brown
    Duration: 08:54:00

    In Every Little Step, Brown will for the first time tell the full story of his life and set the record straight, particularly about his relationship with Whitney Houston. Bobby Brown has been one of the most compelling American artists of the past thirty years, a magnetic and talented figure wh ... [ more ]

  • Nomad: From Islam to America: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations

    Nomad: From Islam to America: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Duration: 11:44:00

    This woman is a major hero of our time. 'Richard Dawkins Ayaan Hirsi Ali captured the world's attention with Infidel, her compelling coming-of-age memoir, which spent thirty-one weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. Now, in Nomad, Hirsi Ali tells of coming to America to build a ... [ more ]

  • Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction

    Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction

    Genre: Biographies,Memoir
    Author: Elizabeth Vargas
    Duration: 05:35:00

    From the moment she uttered the brave and honest words, I am an alcoholic, to interviewer George Stephanopoulos, Elizabeth Vargas began writing her story, as her experiences were still raw. Now, in BETWEEN BREATHS, Vargas discusses her accounts of growing up with anxiety-which began suddenly at the ... [ more ]