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  • Grapes Of Wrath

    Grapes Of Wrath

    Genre: Fiction,Historical Fiction,Classic Fiction
    Author: John Steinbeck
    Duration: 21:05:00

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanized-and sometimes outraged-millions of readers At once naturalistic epic, captivity narrative, road novel, and transcendental gospel, Steinbeck's, The Grapes of Wrath is perhaps the most American of American classics. A ... [ more ]

  • Tempt Me at Twilight

    Tempt Me at Twilight

    Genre: Romance,Historical
    Author: Lisa Kleypas
    Duration: 10:33:00

    He was everything she'd sworn to avoid. Poppy Hathaway loves her unconventional family, though she longs for normalcy. Then fate leads to a meeting with Harry Rutledge, an enigmatic hotel owner and inventor with wealth, power, and a dangerous hidden life. When their flirtation compromises her own re ... [ 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 ]

  • Little Florida Lady

    Little Florida Lady

    Genre: Young Adult,Historical
    Author: Dorothy C. Paine
    Duration: 04:44:00

    This is the story of a little girl from New York who moves with her family to Florida in the late 19th Century. Parental warning: as this book was first published in 1903 and set in the American South, and although the author tries to be open-minded, please be aware that there are slang words used f ... [ more ]

  • Nix

    Nix

    Genre: Fiction,Literature,Historical Fiction,Novels,Modern Fiction
    Author: Nathan Hill
    Duration: 21:44:33

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe Nix is a mother-son psychodrama with ghosts and politics, but it's also a tragicomedy about anger and sanctimony in America. . . . Nathan Hill is a maestro. John Irving From the suburban Midwest to New York City to the 1968 riots that rocked Chicago and beyond, The ... [ more ]

  • Salt to the Sea

    Salt to the Sea

    Genre: Young Adult,Historical,Young Adult,Historical,Young Adult,Historical,Young Adult,Historical
    Author: Ruta Sepetys
    Duration: 08:47:50

    New York Times Bestseller! 'Masterly crafted' - The Wall Street Journal For readers of Between Shades of Gray and All the Light We Cannot See, bestselling author Ruta Sepetys returns to WWII in this epic novel that shines a light on one of the war's most devastating - yet unknown - tragedies. Worl ... [ more ]

  • Proposal

    Proposal

    Genre: Romance,Fiction,Historical Fiction,Novels,General,Chick Lit
    Author: Mary Balogh
    Duration: 12:35:00

    Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh delights fans with historical romantic tales that touch the heart. After her husband dies in a freak accident, Lady Gwendoline Muir never dreams she'll love again. So when soldier-turned-nobleman Lord Hugo Trentham stirs feelings in h ... [ more ]

  • Army at Dawn

    Army at Dawn

    Genre: History,Fiction,Historical Fiction,Military
    Author: Rick Atkinson
    Duration: 07:05:00

    In the first volume of a remarkable trilogy, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson provides the definitive history of the war in North Africa. The liberation of Europe and the destruction of the Third Reich is an epic story of courage and calamity, of miscalculation and enduring triumph. An Army ... [ more ]

  • Moloka'i

    Moloka'i

    Genre: Fiction,Historical Fiction,General
    Author: Alan Brennert
    Duration: 17:35:00

    The powerful debut novel from Alan Brennert, Moloka'i tells the story of Rachel Kalama, a seven-year-old Hawaiian girl who contracts leprosy and is quarantined on the island of Moloka'i during the 1890s. Separated from her family and forced to grow up in the leper colony of Kalaupapa, Rachel experie ... [ more ]

  • Street of Seven Stars

    Street of Seven Stars

    Genre: Romance,Historical
    Author: Mary Roberts Rinehart
    Duration: 07:38:00

    Published in 1914, this novel tells the story of Harmony Wells, an innocent and beautiful American in Austria to study violin. Harmony has talent and she dreams of a career in music. After her friends run out of money and return to the States, Harmony stays on in hopes of earning enough money to con ... [ more ]

  • Lady Most Likely...A Novel in Three Parts

    Lady Most Likely...A Novel in Three Parts

    Genre: Romance,Historical,Romance,Historical,Romance,Historical
    Author: Julia Quinn, Eloisa James, Connie Brockway
    Duration: 08:42:00

    Three of the brightest stars of historical romance invite you to a party at the country home of the Honorable Marquess of Finchley Hugh Dunne, the Earl of Briarly, needs a wife, so his sister hands him a list of delectable damsels and promises to invite them' and a few other gentlemen&apos ... [ 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 ]

  • Magic of You

    Magic of You

    Genre: Romance,Historical
    Author: Johanna Lindsey
    Duration: 08:28:00

    As wild and reckless as the most incorrigible of her male cousins, young Amy Malory has reached marriageable age, and she has set her amorous sights on a most unsuitable mate: the handsome, straightlaced ship's captain who once nearly had her uncle James hung for piracy. Warren Anderson is shocked b ... [ more ]

  • All Quiet on the Western Front: A Novel

    All Quiet on the Western Front: A Novel

    Genre: Young Adult,Historical
    Author: Erich Maria Remarque
    Duration: 06:58:34

    Paul Baumer is just 19 years old when he and his classmates enlist. They are Germany's Iron Youth who enter the war with high ideals and leave it disillusioned or dead. As Paul struggles with the realities of the man he has become, and the inscrutable world to which he must return, he is led like a ... [ more ]

  • Award

    Award

    Genre: Fiction,Historical Fiction
    Author: Danielle Steel
    Duration: 09:29:00

    GaĆ«lle de Barbet is sixteen years old in 1940 when the German army occupies France and frightening changes begin to occur. She is shocked and powerless when French gendarmes take away her closest friend, Rebekah Feldmann, and her family for deportation to an unknown, ominous fate. The local Ge ... [ more ]

  • Wicked Widow

    Wicked Widow

    Genre: Romance,Fiction,Historical,General,Chick Lit
    Author: Amanda Quick
    Duration: 10:17:00

    With over 25 million books in print, best-selling author Amanda Quick is a favorite of readers who relish historical romances. In her works, including Mistress , Mischief , and Affair, Amanda Quick offers delicious romantic thrillers set in the opulent world of Regency-era London. The widow Madeline ... [ more ]

  • Underground Railroad: A Novel

    Underground Railroad: A Novel

    Genre: Fiction,Literature,Historical Fiction,Novels
    Author: Colson Whitehead
    Duration: 10:44:00

    The National Book Award Winner and #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hell for all the ... [ 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 ]

  • Elusive Bride

    Elusive Bride

    Genre: Romance,Historical
    Author: Stephanie Laurens
    Duration: 14:19:00

    New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens takes a bold turn in her exciting new series. A second battle-hardened, completely unstoppable, all-male hero, an ex-officer of the Crown, confronts the deadly enemy known only as the Black Cobra. He's focused on his mission, then sees a ... [ more ]

  • Devil Who Tamed Her

    Devil Who Tamed Her

    Genre: Romance,Historical
    Author: Johanna Lindsey
    Duration: 08:49:00

    Ophelia Reid is an incomparable beauty with a reputation for starting rumors and spreading them. Having purposely wrecked her engagement to Duncan MacTavish, a future marquis, which her social-climbing father arranged, Ophelia wants to return to London's marriage mart and make her own choice of a we ... [ more ]