• Secret Formula

    By Frederick Allen

    Read by Kevin Stillwell

    The Inside Story of How Coca-Cola Became the Best-Known Brand in the World

    The story of how a Victorian-era medicine spawned one of the nation's richest companies.

    "A clear, convincing, anecdotal, often fascinating portrayal not just of Coca-Cola's corporate brilliance, but of how it inveighed its way into the center of American, and world, consciousness." - Financial Times

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • It's Ok Not to Share

    By Heather Shumaker

    Read by Laurel Lefkow

    and Other Renegade Rules for Raising Competent and Compassionate Kids

    An inspiring and enlightening rule book for raising competent and compassionate kids.

    "Rarely do parenting books trigger in me an exhale. But the title alone for Heather Shumaker’s new book came like that rare August breeze." - The Washington Post "On Parenting"

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Red Umbrella

    By Christina Diaz Gonzalez

    Read by Kyla Garcia

    14-year-old Lucia journeys from Cuba to America to escape Castro’s revolution in 1961.

    "Captures the fervor, uncertainty and fear of the times...Compelling." - The Washington Post

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Invasion Diary

    By Richard Tregaskis

    Read by Pat Grimes

    A soldier's-eye-view of the Sicilian and Italian campaigns of WWII from an embedded correspondent.

    "This eye-witness account is an invaluable addition to the growing library of World War II European Theatre literature and highly recommended reading for military buffs and the non-specialist general reader with an interest in 20th century American military history." - The Midwest Book Reivew

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • A Most Improbable Journey

    By Walter Alvarez

    Read by Adam Verner

    A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves

    Expand your view of human history by exploring the cosmic and geologic forces that shaped us.

    "Evocative...Alvarez [enables] readers to experience the power of Big History." - Science

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Sound of Thunder

    By Taylor Caldwell

    Read by Laurence Bouvard

    The Great Novel of a Man Enslaved by Passion and Cursed by His Own Success

    The searing novel of a man enslaved by passion and cursed by his own success.

    "Rich in emotion and incident, dreams and portents." - New York Herald Tribune

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Hot Milk

    By Deborah Levy

    Read by Romola Garai

    Shortlisted for the 2016 Man Booker Prize

    "Gorgeous . . . What makes the book so good is Ms. Levy’s great imagination, the poetry of her language, her way of finding the wonder in the everyday, of saying a lot with a little, of moving gracefully among pathos, danger and humor and of providing a character as interesting and surprising as Sofia. It’s a pleasure to be inside Sofia’s insightful, questioning mind." - The New York Times

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Phoenix

    By SF Said

    Read by James Carcaterra

    In a universe at war, only a boy named Lucky can save the galaxy from the approaching supernova!

    "Coincidences abound in Said's story, but the plentiful intergalactic action should easily hold readers' attention..." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • A Measure of Blood

    By Kathleen George

    Read by Kirsten Potter

    A murder sends a child into foster care and drags a detective into a feverish hunt for justice.

    "If anyone's writing better police thrillers than George, I don't know who it is." - Entertainment Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Off The Map

    By Meriwether Lewis and William Clark

    Read by Pat Grimes

    The Journals of Lewis and Clark

    A notable social studies trade book for young people about the famous expedition of Lewis and Clark.

    "Judicious editing and handsome design are evidence of the authors'...creative introduction of historic source materials..." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Merrow

    By Ananda Braxton-Smith

    Read by Lucy Brownhill

    A 12 year-old must parse gossip from local lore to find the truth about her mother’s disappearance.

    "Neen's...an authentic Everyteen whose hard, beautiful world, readers will recognize. A sparkling paean to the stories we tell—plain and embroidered, fantastical, amazing, true—that get us through the night." - Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Winemakers

    By Jan Moran

    Read by Erin Bennett

    A Novel of Wine and Secrets

    A sweeping, romantic novel that will hold you in its grasp until the last delicious sip.

    "Caterina is a dream of a protagonist, and her mother, for all her flaws, is relatable as a parent so desperate to see her child happy and prosperous that she will do whatever it takes. Readers will devour this page-turner as the mystery and passions spin out. A solid pick for fans of historical romances combined with a heartbreaking mystery." - Library Journal

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Blaze

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    In the roughest parts of Brooklyn, a brilliant female detective goes after a psychotic loan shark.

    "Leuci unleashes another torrid cop thriller that captures the gritty tension of police work and the criminal mindset." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • By Any Other Name

    By Candace Camp

    Read by Karlyn Stephen

    A lady in disguise is pursued by Lord Gregory Rose through the gambling halls of Regency Edinburgh.

    Released Mon Nov 28 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Mastery of Destiny

    By James Allen

    Read by Sean Pratt

    A collection of James Allen's teachings and wisdom about god figures with eternal inscrutable power.

    Released Tue Nov 22 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • The Last Madam

    By Christine Wiltz

    Read by Donna Postel

    A Life in the New Orleans Underworld

    Witness Norma Wallace’s shocking rise from teenage streetwalker to legendary madam of The Big Easy.

    "Wonderful...Admirably re-creates a little slice of a life otherwise devoured by time." - New York Times Book Review

    Released Tue Nov 22 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • I Ching

    By John Mindford

    Read by Caroline H. McLaughlin

    The Essential Translation of the Ancient Chinese Oracle and Book of Wisdom

    A landmark new translation of the ancient Chinese oracle and book of wisdom.

    Consistently eloquent and erudite, this rendition of the I Ching will endure as a classic of the twenty-first century and beyond. - Anthony C. Yu - The University of Chicago

    Released Tue Nov 22 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

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  • Ada's Ideas

    By Fiona Robinson

    Read by Rosalyn Landor

    The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World's First Computer Programmer

    A compelling portrait of a woman who saw the potential for numbers to make art!

    "The text's lilting quality will stick with aural learners long after the book is over...Robinson celebrates Lovelace for her powerful analytical mind in spite of an overbearing mother, an absent father, and a restrictive social position...VERDICT A fascinating and uplifting STEAM selection, highly recommended for biography collections." - School Library Journal

    Released Tue Nov 22 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged