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July-August 2013

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Library of Congress, Washington 2013
Catalog Card Number 60-46157
ISSN 0039-9183

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In Brief

Talking Book Topics now available on cartridge

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Newsstand

The following announcements may be of interest to readers. The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped reserves the right to publish announcements selectively, as space permits. The items mentioned, however, are not part of the NLS program and their listings do not imply endorsement.

Free open-source screen reader for Microsoft Windows PCs

Windows PC users can download NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA), a free and open- source screen reader offered by NV Access, a nonprofit organization based in Australia. NVDA provides feedback via synthetic speech and braille, includes support for more than thirty-five languages, and may be run entirely from a USB drive without having to be installed on your computer. A variety of software add-ons are available for the screen reader from a community of open-source software developers. For more information on NVDA visit http://community.nvda-project.org/. Link outside of Library of Congress

Walmart offers talking prescription system

Walmart currently offers a talking prescription system that provides a way for visually impaired customers to access the information on prescription labels, in a number of test stores, and nationwide through mail order. For more information, call 1-800-273-3455 (1-800-2REFILL). When you come to the phone tree, select the option for customer service, then ask the customer service assistant specifically about the talking prescription system.

Large-print textbooks for e-readers available for purchase

Hundreds of large-print textbooks for purchase and digital download to e-readers are available from the Accessible Textbooks Department of the American Printing House for the Blind (APH). APH electronic large-print textbooks feature the complete content of the original print edition, formatted for improved accessibility. All textbooks use a minimum of 18-point font, enlarged images, and a color palette designed for low-vision readers. The digital format provides greater portability and convenience for the user. Many of these digital editions now feature image descriptions. The textbooks cover several subjects—including language arts, science, and social studies—from the nation's best-known publishers like McGraw-Hill and Prentice Hall. For more information visit http://www.aph.org/atic/atic-ebook.html, Link outside of Library of Congress call APH Resource Services at 800-223-1839 x705, or e-mail Linda Turner, file repository manager, at lturner@aph.org.

Books for Adults

Books listed in this issue of Talking Book Topics were recently sent to cooperating libraries. The complete collection contains a wide range of fiction and nonfiction books, including biographies, classics, westerns, mysteries, romances, and others. Contact your cooperating library to learn more about the wide range of books available in the collection.

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Adults: Nonfiction

American Indians and the Law DB 67418
11 hours 52 minutes
by N. Bruce Duthu
read by Ray Childs
Legal Issues. Evolution of native legal rights. 2008.

Braddock's March: How the Man Sent to Seize a Continent Changed American History DB 71240
12 hours 23 minutes
by Thomas E. Crocker
read by John Haag
U.S. History. British attempt to expel French from North America. Violence. 2009.

The Well-Designed Mixed Garden: Building Beds and Borders with Trees, Shrubs, Perennials, Annuals, and Bulbs DB 71328
28 hours 32 minutes
by Tracy DiSabato-Aust
read by Kerry Dukin
Gardening. Site evaluation, plant selection, placement, maintenance. 2003.

We Are the Weather Makers: The History of Climate Change DB 71374
9 hours 42 minutes
retold by Sally M. Walker
read by Dan Bloom
Nature and the Environment. Explores history and possible impact of global warming. For senior high readers. 2009.

Heart of a Patriot: How I Found the Courage to Survive Vietnam, Walter Reed, and Karl Rove DB 71795
7 hours 57 minutes
by Max Cleland
read by Jack Fox
Biography. Memoir of disabled veteran, a former U.S. senator. Some strong language. 2009.

Cowboys Full: The Story of Poker DB 71798
21 hours 7 minutes
by James McManus
read by John Polk
Sports and Recreation. History of poker and its importance in American culture. 2009.

Blood, Iron, and Gold: How the Railroads Transformed the World DB 71807
15 hours 15 minutes
by Christian Wolmar
read by Lou Harpenau
Social Sciences. Social history of the development of railroads. 2010.

Rush Limbaugh: An Army of One DB 71817
7 hours 48 minutes
by Zev Chafets
read by Brian Conn
Biography. Biography of conservative radio pundit. 2010.

The Supremes: A Saga of Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal DB 71952
19 hours 49 minutes
by Mark Ribowsky
read by Gary Tipton
Music. Girl group's formation, conflicts, and influences. 2009.

Stripping Gypsy: The Life of Gypsy Rose Lee DB 71955
11 hours 41 minutes
by Noralee Frankel
read by Erin Jones
Stage and Screen. Biography of twentieth-century performer. 2009.

The Complete Fables of Jean de La Fontaine DB 71958
13 hours 29 minutes
by Jean de La Fontaine
read by Jill Fox
Folktales. Professor Shapiro's translation of seventeenth-century French fables. 2007.

Lone Star Rising: The Revolutionary Birth of the Texas Republic DB 71960
16 hours 7 minutes
by William C. Davis
read by John Polk
U.S. History. Texas from Spanish settlement to independence from Mexico. Violence. 2004.

Cleopatra and Antony: Power, Love, and Politics in the Ancient World DB 71961
14 hours 30 minutes
by Diana Preston
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Biography. Dual biography of ancient rulers who became lovers. 2009.

Confederate Heroines: 120 Southern Women Convicted by Union Military Justice DB 72057
7 hours 39 minutes
by Thomas P. Lowry
read by Erin Jones
U.S. History. Tales of Southern women spies, bushwhackers, and smugglers. 2006.

Secrets of Powerful Women: Leading Change for a New Generation DB 72084
4 hours 21 minutes
compiled by Andrea Wong
read by Jill Fox
Women's Concerns. Collection of essays from women leaders. 2010.

Colonel Roosevelt DB 72124
34 hours 3 minutes
by Edmund Morris
read by Robert Sams
Biography. Post-presidency. Sequel to Theodore Rex (DB/RC 53306). Bestseller. 2010.

A Journey: My Political Life DB 72128
31 hours 34 minutes
by Tony Blair
read by Alexander Strain
Government and Politics. Autobiography of former British prime minister. Bestseller. 2010.

Washington: A Life DB 72132
39 hours 11 minutes
by Ron Chernow
read by Michael Scherer
Biography. Comprehensive biography of first American president. Some violence. Pulitzer Prize. Bestseller. 2010.

The Only Game in Town: Sportswriting from the New Yorker DB 72158
20 hours 56 minutes
edited by David Remnick
read by Gregory Gorton
Sports and Recreation. Anthology of sports articles dating from 1930. 2010.

The Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases DB 72172
15 hours 6 minutes
by Michael Capuzzo
read by Gregory Gorton
Crime. Inner workings of an unconventional team of investigators. Violence and strong language. 2010.

The Snakehead: An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream DB 72175
12 hours 49 minutes
by Patrick Radden Keefe
read by Mary Kane
Crime. Account of New York-based Chinese immigrant smuggler. 2009.

The Male Brain DB 72180
14 hours 31 minutes
by Louann Brizendine
read by Julie-Ann Elliott
Medicine and Health. Human behavior. Companion to The Female Brain
(DB/RC 64048)
. 2010.

Real NASCAR: White Lightning, Red Clay, and Big Bill France DB 72185
14 hours 59 minutes
by Daniel S. Pierce
read by Robert Sams
Sports and Recreation. History of stock-car racing from its origins to the 1970s. 2010.

E.E. Cummings: A Biography DB 72194
22 hours 47 minutes
by Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno
read by Joe Peck
Biography. Twentieth-century American poet's life and work. 2004.

Hound Dog: The Leiber and Stoller Autobiography DB 72198
7 hours 27 minutes
by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller
read by Bob Moore
Biography. Songwriting duo's memoir of their career. Strong language. 2009.

Literary Life: A Second Memoir DB 72215
4 hours 7 minutes
by Larry McMurtry
read by Robert Sams
Biography. Writer—as collegian, Pulitzer winner, and man of letters. Sequel to Books: A Memoir (DB/RC 67371). 2009.

Special Needs Families in the Military: A Resource Guide DB 72224
12 hours 57 minutes
by Janelle Hill and Don Philpott
read by Kerry Dukin
Medicine and Health. Benefits for military dependents with special needs. 2011.

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Treat Me, Not My Age: A Doctor's Guide to Getting the Best Care as You or a Loved One Gets Older DB 72226
15 hours 13 minutes
by Mark Lachs
read by Butch Hoover
Medicine and Health. Obtaining medical treatment in your senior years. 2010.

Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD: A Resource and Recovery Guide DB 72228
12 hours 59 minutes
by Cheryl Lawhorne and Don Philpott
read by Kerry Dukin
Medicine and Health. Guidance for the returning, wounded military veteran. 2010.

Waking: A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence DB 72233
8 hours 25 minutes
by Matthew Sanford
read by Andy Pyle
Biography. Paralyzed man's exploration of the mind-body connection. Some strong language. 2006.

America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag DB 72242
8 hours 6 minutes
by Sarah Palin
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Government and Politics. Former Alaska governor's take on the Tea Party. Bestseller. 2010.

The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science DB 72354
26 hours 36 minutes
by Richard Holmes
read by Jake Williams
Science and Technology. Eighteenth-century scientists in Great Britain. Some strong language. National Book Critics Circle Award. 2008.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: A Book of Miracles; 101 True Stories of Healing, Faith, Divine Intervention, and Answered Prayers DB 72363
9 hours 33 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Anecdotes that suggest that God is involved in our daily lives. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: What I Learned from the Dog; 101 Stories about Life, Love, and Lessons DB 72365
9 hours 41 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Inspirational accounts celebrating the essence of dogs. Commercial audiobook. 2009.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Christmas Cheer; Stories about the Love, Inspiration, and Joy of Christmas—Our 101 Best Stories DB 72371
10 hours 13 minutes
by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen
read by various narrators
Holidays. Inspirational stories about Christmas. Commercial audiobook. 2008.

1812: The War That Forged a Nation DB 72378
12 hours 17 minutes
by Walter R. Borneman
read by Jeff Allin
U.S. History. Importance of the War of 1812 to American national identity. 2004.

A Voice from Old New York: A Memoir of My Youth DB 72381
5 hours 31 minutes
by Louis Auchincloss
read by James Konicek
Biography. Upper-class writer from New York reminisces about people, social customs, and class. 2010.

The Best American Science Writing, 2010 DB 72382
13 hours 5 minutes
edited by Jerome Groopman
read by Mark Ashby
Science and Technology. Twenty-one articles covering science and medicine. 2010.

Known and Unknown: A Memoir DB 72417
33 hours 2 minutes
by Donald Rumsfeld
read by Peter Johnson
Government and Politics. Autobiography of George W. Bush's secretary of defense. Bestseller. 2011.

In the Blink of an Eye: Dale, Daytona, and the Day That Changed Everything
DB 72418

7 hours 30 minutes
by Michael Waltrip and Ellis Henican
read by L.J. Ganser
Sports and Recreation. 2001 NASCAR race that ended the life of Dale Earnhardt. Bestseller. 2011.

Finding Our Way Again: The Return of the Ancient Practices DB 72420
6 hours 10 minutes
by Brian McLaren
read by Ken Kliban
Religion. Discusses using spiritual disciplines to rediscover faith. 2008.

The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War DB 72422
15 hours 36 minutes
by Nicholas Thompson
read by Peter Johnson
Biography. Dual biography of U.S. statesmen during the Cold War. 2009.

The Statler Brothers: Random Memories DB 72430
9 hours 17 minutes
by Harold Reid and Don Reid
read by Richard Davidson
Music. Country stars' behind-the-scenes memoir. 2007.

The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle Over American History DB 72434
6 hours 41 minutes
by Jill Lepore
read by Suzanne Toren
Government and Politics. Examines conservative party's view of the American Revolution. 2010.

The World Has Changed: Conversations with Alice Walker DB 72454
14 hours 34 minutes
by Alice Walker
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Literature. Author's writing, literary opinions, and politics. 2010.

The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health—and a Vision for Change DB 72485
14 hours 25 minutes
by Annie Leonard
read by Kristin Allison
Nature and the Environment. Environmentalist discusses life cycle of consumer goods. 2010.

The Watchers: The Rise of America's Surveillance State DB 72495
17 hours 10 minutes
by Shane Harris
read by Jake Williams
Government and Politics. Journalist examines U.S. government's data-mining systems. 2010.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Resolution; 101 Stories—Great Ideas for Your Mind, Body, and Wallet DB 72499
9 hours 21 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Making and keeping resolutions. Commercial audiobook. 2008.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive; 101 Inspirational Stories about Counting Your Blessings and Having a Positive Attitude DB 72501
10 hours 50 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Reflections of gratitude and appreciation. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: What I Learned from the Cat; 101 Stories about Life, Love, and Lessons DB 72502
10 hours 50 minutes
by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen
read by various narrators
Inspiration. Values taught by felines. Commercial audiobook. 2009.

Straight Talk, No Chaser: How to Find, Keep, and Understand a Man DB 72505
6 hours 7 minutes
by Steve Harvey
read by Bob Moore
Self-Help. Advises women on dealing with men. Companion to Act like a Lady, Think like a Man (DB/RC 68612). Bestseller. 2010.

Can't Think Straight: A Memoir of Mixed-Up Love DB 72527
7 hours 29 minutes
by Kiri Blakeley
read by Mary Kane
Biography. Journalist's live-in boyfriend announced that he was gay. Strong language and explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

Saving Henry: A Mother's Journey DB 72554
10 hours 14 minutes
by Laurie Strongin
read by Margaret Strom
Medicine and Health. Family tried embryonic genetic diagnosis to save son's life. 2010.

The Aran Islands and Connemara DB 72562
5 hours 46 minutes
by J.M. Synge
read by Steven Carpenter
Travel. Irish playwright's sojourn in Gaelic-speaking counties. 2008.

A History of Egypt: From Earliest Times to the Present DB 72568
15 hours 9 minutes
by Jason Thompson
read by Mark Ashby
World History. Examines threads of continuity across five thousand years. 2008.

Invisible: A Memoir DB 72571
1 hour 36 minutes
by Hugues de Montalembert
read by Steven Carpenter
Biography. Memoir of painter who lost his vision in a brutal attack. 2010.

Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain DB 72576
10 hours 26 minutes
by Portia de Rossi
read by Margaret Strom
Women's Concerns. Actress describes her eating disorder and recovery. Some strong language. 2010.

Provenance: How a Con Man and a Forger Rewrote the History of Modern Art
DB 72577

9 hours 27 minutes
by Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo
read by Steven Carpenter
Crime. Con man's scam of selling fake art masterpieces as originals. 2009.

Second Nature: The Inner Lives of Animals DB 72584
7 hours 57 minutes
by Jonathan Balcombe
read by Gregory Gorton
Animals and Wildlife. Animals' perspectives on the world. 2010.

LeBron James: The Making of an MVP DB 72587
6 hours 5 minutes
by Terry Pluto and Brian Windhorst
read by Bob Moore
Sports and Recreation. Biography of celebrated NBA player. For senior high readers. 2009.

Deaths on Pleasant Street: The Ghastly Enigma of Colonel Swope and Doctor Hyde DB 72594
8 hours 48 minutes
by Giles Fowler
read by Gregory Gorton
Crime. Doctor accused of killing his wife's relatives for an inheritance. 2009.

Stress-Free Diabetes: Your Guide to Health and Happiness DB 72603
9 hours 25 minutes
by Joseph P. Napora
read by Dale Allen
Medicine and Health. Stress-management techniques for individuals with diabetes. 2010.

The King's Speech DB 72605
7 hours 35 minutes
by Mark Logue and Peter Conradi
read by Graeme Malcolm
World History. Australian helps future king of England overcome stuttering. Bestseller. 2010.

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Sonic Boom: Globalization at Mach Speed DB 72626
10 hours 38 minutes
by Gregg Easterbrook
read by John Haag
Business and Economics. Posits a future of unprecedented economic growth. 2009.

Helluva Town: The Story of New York City during World War II DB 72628
13 hours 11 minutes
by Richard Goldstein
read by Peter Johnson
U.S. History. Social history of New York City during WWII. Some strong language. 2010.

Admiral "Bull" Halsey: The Life and Wars of the Navy's Most Controversial Commander DB 72744
12 hours 21 minutes
by John Wukovits
read by Jake Williams
Biography. Biography of World War II naval hero. Violence. 2010.

Pledged: The Secret Life of Sororities DB 72758
13 hours 14 minutes
by Alexandra Robbins
read by Kristin Allison
Education. History, rules, and behavior of typical college sororities. Some strong language. 2004.

New and Selected Poems, Volume 2 DB 72765
2 hours 19 minutes
by Mary Oliver
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Poetry. Oliver's selected poetry from 1994 to 2005. Sequel to New and Selected Poems (RC 35781). 2005.

Angel of Death Row: My Life as a Death Penalty Defense Lawyer DB 72766
8 hours 25 minutes
by Andrea D. Lyon
read by Kristin Allison
Legal Issues. Memoir of public defender for death-penalty cases. Some strong language. 2010.

The Science of Fear: How the Culture of Fear Manipulates Your Brain DB 72768
16 hours 17 minutes
by Daniel Gardner
read by Bill Wallace
Psychology and Self-Help. Journalist posits that humans allow fear to influence behavior. 2008.

At Home in Japan: A Foreign Woman's Journey of Discovery DB 72780
4 hours 58 minutes
by Rebecca Otowa
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Biography. Western woman describes her life as an expat in Japan. 2010.

Booher's Rules of Business Grammar: One Hundred and One Fast and Easy Ways to Correct the Most Common Errors DB 72785
5 hours 30 minutes
by Dianna Booher
read by Kristin Allison
Language and Linguistics. Grammar for use in presentations, e-mails, and documents. 2009.

Honeymoon with a Killer DB 72791
12 hours 14 minutes
by Don Lasseter
read by Joe Wilson
Crime. Troubled marriage ended in suspicious carjacking death. Some violence and some descriptions of sex. 2009.

Against All Odds: My Life of Hardship, Fast Breaks, and Second Chances DB 72805
12 hours 1 minute
by Scott Brown
read by Bill Wallace
Biography. Autobiography of Republican senator from Massachusetts. Some violence and some strong language. Bestseller. 2011.

The Bauhaus Group: Six Masters of Modernism DB 72806
21 hours 48 minutes
by Nicholas Fox Weber
read by Conrad Feininger
The Arts. History of Bauhaus group in Germany between the world wars. 2009.

Freedom for Sale: Why the World Is Trading Democracy for Security DB 72933
12 hours 2 minutes
by John Kampfner
read by Jake Williams
Government and Politics. Journalist laments the worldwide loss of liberty. 2010.

Land with No Sun: A Year in Vietnam with the 173rd Airborne DB 73076
11 hours 23 minutes
by Ted G. Arthurs
read by Peter Johnson
War. Command sergeant major's account of fighting in Vietnam. Violence and strong language. 2006.

The Diabetes Manifesto: Take Charge of Your Life DB 73194
11 hours 13 minutes
by Lynn Crowe and Julie Stachowiak
read by Kerry Dukin
Medicine and Health. An overview of diabetes knowledge and a call to action. 2011.

Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero DB 73300
7 hours 20 minutes
by Michael Hingson and Susy Flory
read by Peter Ganim
Biography. Guide dog leads owner to safety on September 11, 2001. 2011.

The Archbishop Wore Combat Boots: From Combat, to Camelot, to Katrina; Memoir of an Extraordinary Life DB 73416
23 hours 6 minutes
by Philip Hannan
read by Ray Childs
Religion. Life of Catholic archbishop of New Orleans. 2010.

The Climate War: True Believers, Power Brokers, and the Fight to Save the Earth DB 73738
19 hours 45 minutes
by Eric Pooley
read by Michael Kramer
Government and Politics. Various perspectives on the effects of global warming. 2010.

Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story behind the Most Audacious Heist in History DB 73993
9 hours 21 minutes
by Ben Mezrich
read by Bill Delaney
Crime. College intern steals moon rocks from NASA. Some strong language. 2011.

I Was a Dancer: A Memoir DB 74070
18 hours 49 minutes
by Jacques D'Amboise
read by Ray Hagen
The Arts. Memoir of American classical dancer. 2011.

Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein DB 74108
18 hours 4 minutes
by Julie Salamon
read by Barbara Rappaport
Stage and Screen. Biography of first woman playwright to win a Tony Award. Some strong language. 2011.

Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues DB 74297
14 hours 41 minutes
by Elijah Wald
read by Julian Thompson
Music. History of the musical genre from the Mississippi Delta. 2004.

The Wizard of Lies: Bernie Madoff and the Death of Trust DB 74409
18 hours 42 minutes
by Diana B. Henriques
read by Laura Giannarelli
Crime. Wall Street crimes committed by broker. 2011.

The Way of the Panda: The Curious History of China's Political Animal DB 74410
9 hours 15 minutes
by Henry Nicholls
read by Nicola Daval
Nature and the Environment. Panda's natural history and symbolic and political clout. 2011.

Fateful Lightning: A New History of the Civil War and Reconstruction DB 74945
27 hours 36 minutes
by Allen C. Guelzo
read by Peter Johnson
U.S. History. Assessment of causes and aftermath of U.S. Civil War. Some violence. 2012.

Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker DB 74947
16 hours 26 minutes
by Kevin Mitnick
read by Jeremy Edwinn Gage
Crime. Computer hacker recounts crimes and jail time. Some strong language. 2011.

Endgame: Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness DB 75007
17 hours 14 minutes
by Frank Brady
read by Ray Childs
Sports and Recreation. Biography of chess champion-turned-wanted man. 2011.

Clash of Wings: World War II in the Air DB 75035
20 hours 20 minutes
by Walter J. Boyne
read by Jason Culp
War. Analysis of World War II air campaigns. 1994.

The Great Destroyer: Barack Obama's War on the Republic DB 75065
16 hours 54 minutes
by David Limbaugh
read by Dennis Rooney
Government and Politics. Columnist's take on President Obama's policies. Bestseller. 2012.

Barack Obama: The Story DB 75139
30 hours 56 minutes
by David Maraniss
read by Ray Childs
U.S. History. History of Obama's American and African families. Bestseller. 2012.

Little America: The War within the War for Afghanistan DB 75168
13 hours 34 minutes
by Rajiv Chandrasekaran
read by Dan Bloom
War. Argues that bureaucrats' incompetence undermined success. Violence and strong language. 2012.

Paradise Lust: Searching for the Garden of Eden DB 75202
10 hours 56 minutes
by Brook Wilensky-Lanford
read by Anne Hancock
Religion. Chronicles quests to locate the Garden of Eden. 2011.

Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
DB 75236

13 hours 26 minutes
by Hali Felt
read by Anne Hancock
Science and Technology. Biography of female oceanic cartographer. 2012.

Decision in Normandy DB 75247
16 hours 35 minutes
by Carlo D'Este
read by Tom Weiner
War. 1944 invasion of Europe from the British perspective. Commercial audiobook. 1983.

First Peoples in a New World: Colonizing Ice Age America DB 75255
22 hours 22 minutes
by David J. Meltzer
read by Lou Harpenau
U.S. History. Archaeologist explores migratory routes and controversies. 2009.

The Forgotten Founding Father: Noah Webster's Obsession and the Creation of an American Culture DB 75298
14 hours 1 minute
by Joshua Kendall
read by Jake Williams
U.S. History. Biography of the creator of The American Dictionary. 2010.

Paradise Found: Nature in America at the Time of Discovery DB 75313
22 hours 36 minutes
by Steve Nicholls
read by Dan Bloom
Nature and the Environment. Chronicles five hundred years of ecological history. 2009.

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War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861–1865 DB 75314
8 hours 58 minutes
by James M. McPherson
read by Joe Barrett
War. Contributions of naval power during the U.S. Civil War. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death DB 75315
8 hours 44 minutes
by Jill Lepore
read by Coleen Marlo
Philosophy. Essays on the history of ideas about stages of living. Strong language and descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety DB 75347
7 hours 18 minutes
by Daniel Smith
read by Paul Michael Garcia
Medicine and Health. Writer describes the ways panic disrupts his life. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age DB 75355
7 hours 27 minutes
by Dale Carnegie and Associates, Inc.
read by Jeff Allin
Self-Help. Strategies for productive conversations and collaborations. 2011.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Count Your Blessings; 101 Stories of Gratitude, Fortitude, and Silver Linings DB 75411
10 hours 25 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Inspirational accounts of overcoming adversity. Commercial audiobook. 2009.

Undoing Depression: What Therapy Doesn't Teach You and Medication Can't Give You DB 75413
14 hours 34 minutes
by Richard O'Connor
read by Richard O'Connor
Psychology and Self-Help. Changing habits to restore mental health. Commercial audiobook. 1997.

Grace: More than We Deserve, Greater than We Imagine DB 75414
2 hours 39 minutes
by Max Lucado
read by Wayne Shepherd
Inspiration. Preacher's advice on giving and receiving God's grace. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Our 101 Best Stories; Happily Ever After—Fun and Heartwarming Stories about Finding and Enjoying Your Mate DB 75416
9 hours 31 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Inspirational accounts of dating, love, and marriage. Commercial audiobook. 2008.

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Matters; 101 Unforgettable Stories about Our Nutty but Loveable Families DB 75417
10 hours 28 minutes
by Jack Canfield and others read by various narrators
Inspiration. Accounts of family interactions. Some strong language. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Small Message, Big Impact: The Elevator Speech Effect DB 75418
4 hours 47 minutes
by Terri L. Sjodin
read by Kristin Allison
Business and Economics. Guide to crafting short sales pitches. 2012.

The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution DB 75422
20 hours 50 minutes
by Richard Slotkin
read by Jake Williams
U.S. History. Political and military maneuvers preceding Maryland battle. 2012.

More Baths Less Talking DB 75435
3 hours 36 minutes
by Nick Hornby
read by Alexander Strain
Literature. Collection of essays about author's reading life. 2012.

Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace DB 75451
16 hours 19 minutes
by D.T. Max
read by Bill Wallace
Literature. Biography of the author of Infinite Jest (RC 44028). Some strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Mortality DB 75452
2 hours 40 minutes
by Christopher Hitchens
read by Bill Wallace
Literature. Avowed atheist fights cancer and faces death. Bestseller. 2012.

The Caregiver's Path to Compassionate Decision Making: Making Choices for Those Who Can't DB 75455
4 hours 55 minutes
by Viki Kind
read by Mare Trevathan
Family. Guide for caregivers of incapacitated patients. 2010.

Reinventing Bach DB 75467
26 hours 54 minutes
by Paul Elie
read by Jon Huffman
Music. Analyzes the confluence of the composer and technology. 2012.

The Price of Politics DB 75473
12 hours 40 minutes
by Bob Woodward
read by Barry Bernson
Government and Politics. Efforts of the White House and Congress to manage spending. Strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Before Galileo: The Birth of Modern Science in Medieval Europe DB 75475
11 hours 22 minutes
by John Freely
read by Barry Bernson
Science and Technology. Investigation into the development of modern science. 2012.

The Girl in the Green Sweater: A Life in Holocaust's Shadow DB 75481
8 hours 29 minutes
by Krystyna Chiger
read by Mary Kane
War. Autobiography of Polish child's Holocaust survival. Violence. 2008.

American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America DB 75482
15 hours 7 minutes
by Colin Woodard
read by Patrick Downer
U.S. History. North American regions and their rivalries. 2011.

The Right Frequency: The Talk Radio Giants Who Shook Up the Political and Media Establishment DB 75499
12 hours 22 minutes
by Fred V. Lucas
read by Robert Sams
Journalism and the Media. History of conservative talk-show radio in the U.S. 2012.

Winter Journal DB 75501
7 hours 8 minutes
by Paul Auster
read by Ken Kliban
Literature. Literary author's meditation on life and death. Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

Obama's America: Unmaking the American Dream DB 75505
7 hours 12 minutes
by Dinesh D'Souza
read by David Cochran Heath
U.S. History. Conservative speculates what a second term might bring. Companion to The Roots of Obama's Rage (DB 71984). Some strong language. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

The Forever Fix: Gene Therapy and the Boy Who Saved It DB 75508
12 hours 53 minutes
by Ricki Lewis
read by Kerry Dukin
Medicine and Health. Boy gained sight with treatment for inherited disorders. 2012.

The Man with the Bionic Brain: And Other Victories over Paralysis DB 75516
12 hours 43 minutes
by Jon Mukand
read by Barry Bernson
Blindness and Physical Handicaps. Technology that assists paralyzed patients. 2012.

The Road to Tahrir Square: Egypt and the United States from the Rise of Nasser to the Fall of Mubarak DB 75517
8 hours 11 minutes
by Lloyd C. Gardner
read by Lou Harpenau
Government and Politics. The two countries' political and economic relationship. 2011.

The Longest Way Home: One Man's Quest for the Courage to Settle Down
DB 75519

8 hours 46 minutes
by Andrew McCarthy
read by Ray Foushee
Travel. Actor's travels and self-realization. 2012.

You Can Buy Happiness (and It's Cheap): How One Woman Radically Simplified Her Life and How You Can Too DB 75531
6 hours 3 minutes
by Tammy Strobel
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Home Management. Advice on downsizing your lifestyle. 2012.

Happier at Home: Kiss More, Jump More, Abandon a Project, Read Samuel Johnson, and My Other Experiments in the Practice of Everyday Life DB 75542
8 hours 25 minutes
by Gretchen Rubin
read by Kristin Allison
Psychology and Self-Help. Author's ongoing project to find joy in home life. Companion to The Happiness Project (DB 70275). Bestseller. 2012.

The Other Side of the Mirror: An American Travels through Syria DB 75543
8 hours 1 minute
by Brooke Allen
read by Anne Hancock
Travel. Impressions of Syria's people and archaeological treasures. 2011.

Privacy DB 75544
6 hours 16 minutes
by Garret Keizer
read by Jake Williams
Social Sciences. Analyzes state of personal privacy in the twenty-first century. 2012.

The Story of Charlotte's Web: E.B. White's Eccentric Life in Nature and the Birth of an American Classic DB 75545
8 hours 55 minutes
by Michael Sims
read by Erik Sandvold
Literature. Biography about animal-loving author of children's novel. 2011.

Pinstripe Empire: The New York Yankees from before the Babe to after the Boss
DB 75552

26 hours 24 minutes
by Marty Appel
read by Barry Bernson
Sports and Recreation. History of the legendary baseball team. 2012.

A Father First: How My Life Became Bigger than Basketball DB 75553
13 hours 20 minutes
by Dwyane Wade
read by Alec Volz
Sports and Recreation. Memoir of NBA champion and single dad. 2012.

The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science DB 75557
12 hours 8 minutes
by Douglas Starr
read by Kerry Dukin
Crime. Revolutionary techniques in 1890s serial-killer trial. Violence. 2010.

Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story DB 75560
21 hours 50 minutes
by Arnold Schwarzenegger
read by Jack Fox
Stage and Screen. Schwarzenegger's multifaceted life as a bodybuilder, actor, and politician. Strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

How Music Works DB 75561
12 hours 21 minutes
by David Byrne
read by Mark Ashby
Music. Grammy winner investigates creation and influence of music. Bestseller. 2012.

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The Best Science Writing Online 2012 DB 75563
11 hours 42 minutes
edited by Bora Zivkovic and Jennifer Ouellette
read by Mark Ashby
Science and Technology. Fifty-one essays by science writers for a lay audience. 2012.

Our Andromeda DB 75566
1 hour 51 minutes
by Brenda Shaughnessy
read by Colleen Delany
Poetry. Brooklyn-based poet examines the mystical and mundane. 2012.

Change Your Words, Change Your Life: Understanding the Power of Every Word You Speak DB 75577
9 hours 58 minutes
by Joyce Meyer
read by Jill Ferris
Inspiration. Guidelines for healthy communication. Companion to Living beyond Your Feelings (DB 73798). Bestseller. 2012.

Joseph Anton: A Memoir DB 75588
26 hours 38 minutes
by Salman Rushdie
read by Gary Tipton
Literature. Autobiography of the author of Satanic Verses (RC 29207). Bestseller. 2012.

The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France—Doping, Cover-Ups, and Winning at All Costs DB 75595
11 hours 15 minutes
by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle
read by Andy Pyle
Sports and Recreation. Explores the doping issues in professional cycling. Companion to Lance Armstrong's War (DB/RC 61196). Strong language. 2012.

A Professor, a President, and a Meteor: The Birth of American Science DB 75598
8 hours 10 minutes
by Cathryn J. Prince
read by Gary Tipton
Science and Technology. Historical account of 1807 meteor event in New England. 2011.

Eat to Live: The Amazing Nutrient-Rich Program for Fast and Sustained Weight Loss DB 75601
12 hours 1 minute
by Joel Fuhrman
read by Andy Pyle
Diet and Nutrition. Doctor details fast weight-loss plan for obese individuals. Bestseller. 2003.

My People Are Rising: Memoir of a Black Panther Party Captain DB 75610
12 hours 22 minutes
by Aaron Dixon
read by Bob Moore
Social Sciences. Seattle man discusses racism and his work as an activist. Some violence. 2012.

The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court DB 75611
12 hours 45 minutes
by Jeffrey Toobin
read by Gregory Gorton
Legal Issues. Ideological battles between the chief justice and president. Companion to The Nine (DB/RC 64971). Some strong language. 2012.

Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot DB 75615
12 hours 8 minutes
by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
read by Richard Davidson
U.S. History. Chronicle of the president and his assassin. Bestseller. 2012.

Challenges Embraced DB 75636
5 hours 53 minutes
by Marty Mahler
read by Barry Bernson
Literature. Stories and poems by the blind creator of the folding cane. 2012.

The Ancient Guide to Modern Life DB 75637
10 hours 20 minutes
by Natalie Haynes
read by J. Michael McCullough
World History. Tales from the past that illuminate modern culture. 2010.

The Girls of Murder City: Fame, Lust, and the Beautiful Killers Who Inspired Chicago DB 75638
12 hours 7 minutes
by Douglas Perry
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Crime. Profiles femmes fatales of Jazz Age Chicago. 2010.

The House of Wittgenstein: A Family at War DB 75639
13 hours 59 minutes
by Alexander Waugh
read by Jon Huffman
Biography. Philosopher Ludwig and his Viennese parents and siblings. 2010.

A Time to Betray: The Astonishing Double Life of a CIA Agent inside the Revolutionary Guards of Iran DB 75640
11 hours 56 minutes
by Reza Kahlili
read by Barry Bernson
World History. Iranian recounts his years as a spy for the United States. Some violence. 2010.

The Life of Irène Némirovsky, 1903–1942 DB 75643
19 hours 43 minutes
by Olivier Philipponnat and Patrick Lienhardt
read by Erin Jones
Literature. Biography of French author of Russian Jewish descent. 2010.

Waging Heavy Peace: A Hippie Dream DB 75644
12 hours 43 minutes
by Neil Young
read by Andy Pyle
Music. Memoir of rock singer-songwriter Neil Young. Some strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Kurt Vonnegut: Letters DB 75658
13 hours 10 minutes
edited by Dan Wakefield
read by Barry Bernson
Literature. Celebrated author's correspondence to family and friends. 2012.

Who I Am: A Memoir DB 75661
15 hours 24 minutes
by Pete Townshend
read by Gregory Maupin
Music. The Who's guitarist reflects on his life and career. Strong language and descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

Leonardo and The Last Supper DB 75707
11 hours 54 minutes
by Ross King
read by Mark Ashby
The Arts. Examines the medieval artist and his famous fresco mural. 2012.

Bullspotting: Finding Facts in the Age of Misinformation DB 75722
10 hours 26 minutes
by Loren Collins
read by Madelyn Buzzard
General. The case for skepticism and better critical-thinking skills. 2012.

Be Good: How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything DB 75723
9 hours 2 minutes
by Randy Cohen
read by Scott Reynolds
Philosophy. Columnist's suggestions for handling ethical dilemmas. 2012.

Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle in the Afghan War DB 75726
6 hours 22 minutes
by Dakota Meyer and Bing West
read by Todd Fox
War. Medal of Honor winner describes 2009 ambush. Violence and strong language. 2012.

Paradox: The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics DB 75728
7 hours 36 minutes
by Jim Al-Khalili
read by Bill Burton
Science and Technology. Physicist explains solutions to brainteasers. 2012.

God Loves You: He Always Has—He Always Will DB 75744
8 hours 13 minutes
by David Jeremiah
read by Scott Reynolds
Religion. Reexamines one of the Bible's core concepts. Bestseller. 2012.

The Best American Poetry 2012 DB 75784
5 hours 47 minutes
edited by Mark Doty and David Lehman
read by Jill Fox
Poetry. National Book Award winner presents a selection of verse. 2012.

Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife DB 75791
6 hours 12 minutes
by Eben Alexander
read by Jon Huffman
Inspiration. Physician's near-death experience and belief in God. Bestseller. 2012.

Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die: Musings from the Road DB 75901
3 hours 43 minutes
by Willie Nelson
read by Bruce Huntey
Music. Reflections on life from Grammy Award-winning musician. Strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

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Adults: Fiction

Toll the Hounds: The Malazan Book of the Fallen, Book 8 DB 70385
47 hours 37 minutes
by Steven Erikson
read by John Haag
Fantasy. Gods' deadly games. Sequel to Reaper's Gale (DB 66438). Violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2008.

Almost Perfect: A Fool's Gold Romance DB 71311
8 hours 57 minutes
by Susan Mallery
read by Tanya Eby
Romance. Single mother returns home and faces high school sweetheart. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Love Me If You Dare DB 71571
7 hours 59 minutes
by Carly Phillips
read by Coleen Marlo
Romance. Cop rescue. Sequel to Kiss Me If You Can (DB 71316). Strong language, explicit descriptions of sex, and some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Apologize, Apologize! DB 71741
9 hours 59 minutes
by Elizabeth Kelly
read by Jack Fox
Family. Life of privilege, but as a second-best son. Strong language. 2009.

The Liar's Lullaby DB 71783
10 hours 3 minutes
by Meg Gardiner
read by Erin Jones
Suspense. Forensic psychiatrist must see if singer committed suicide. Strong language, some violence, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

A Summer in Sonoma DB 71790
10 hours 46 minutes
by Robyn Carr
read by Jill Fox
Romance. Four longtime friends worry as they turn thirty. Some strong language. 2010.

The Invisible Bridge DB 71801
30 hours 8 minutes
by Julie Orringer
read by Alec Volz
Historical Fiction. Hungarian Jewish brothers study abroad prior to WWII. 2010.

Top Producer DB 71806
11 hours 39 minutes
by Norb Vonnegut
read by Gary Tipton
Suspense. Stockbroker investigates murdered friend's financials. Strong language. 2009.

A Visit from the Goon Squad DB 71810
8 hours 30 minutes
by Jennifer Egan
read by Erin Jones
Psychological Themes. San Francisco punk band and groupies wander into middle age. Strong language and some violence. Pulitzer Prize. 2010.

Until We Reach Home DB 71811
14 hours 2 minutes
by Lynn Austin
read by Jill Fox
Religious Themes. Three orphaned Swedish sisters journey to America. 2008.

Scarlet Nights DB 71947
11 hours 55 minutes
by Jude Deveraux
read by J. Michael McCullough
Romance. Woman's fiancé is a con artist. Strong language, some violence, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Dying for Mercy DB 71950
7 hours 0 minutes
by Mary Jane Clark
read by Erin Jones
Suspense. Suicide left clues. Sequel to It Only Takes a Moment (DB/RC 67487). 2009.

Painted Ladies DB 71977
5 hours 23 minutes
by Robert B. Parker
read by Ray Foushee
Mystery and Detective. PI Spenser is hired to help retrieve a stolen painting. Some strong language. 2010.

Sacrifice DB 72003
8 hours 37 minutes
by Andrew H. Vachss
read by Phil Gigante
Mystery and Detective. Sexually abused boy is a suspect in murders. Violence and strong language. Commercial audiobook. 1991.

Down Here DB 72009
9 hours 19 minutes
by Andrew H. Vachss
read by Phil Gigante
Mystery and Detective. Former prosecutor wrongfully arrested for attempted murder. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2004.

Mask Market DB 72010
8 hours 15 minutes
by Andrew H. Vachss
read by David Joe Wirth
Mystery and Detective. Burke searches for a woman he previously rescued. Strong language, some violence, and some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2006.

Terminal DB 72011
8 hours 48 minutes
by Andrew H. Vachss
read by David Joe Wirth
Mystery and Detective. Seriously ill ex-con plots to extort evil, rich men. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2007.

Another Life DB 72012
9 hours 4 minutes
by Andrew H. Vachss
read by Christopher Lane
Mystery and Detective. Saudi prince dallies with a prostitute while his son is kidnapped. Violence and strong language. Commercial audiobook. 2008.

A Local Habitation DB 72015
11 hours 57 minutes
by Seanan McGuire
read by Mary Robinette Kowal
Fantasy. PI changeling discovers faerie folk murders. Strong language and some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

A Secret Affair: The Huxtable Quintet, Book 5 DB 72020
11 hours 32 minutes
by Mary Balogh
read by various narrators
Romance. Widowed duchess chooses a notorious rake as her lover. Some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Hell's Corner DB 72050
12 hours 14 minutes
by David Baldacci
read by Jack Fox
Suspense. Assassin Oliver Stone narrowly escapes a bomb meant for the British prime minister. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2010.

Flush: A Biography DB 72060
4 hours 3 minutes
by Virginia Woolf
read by Jill Fox
Historical Fiction. Browning poets' love story through the eyes of a spaniel. 1933.

Starbound DB 72064
9 hours 18 minutes
by Joe Haldeman
read by Theresa Conkin
Science Fiction. Sequel to Marsbound (DB 70736). Descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2010.

The Christmas Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel DB 72065
7 hours 33 minutes
by Jennifer Chiaverini
read by Mitzi Friedlander
Holidays. Unfinished holiday quilt is discovered in the attic. 2005.

Montana Rides Again DB 72066
7 hours 46 minutes
by Max Brand
read by John Polk
Westerns. Jewel stolen. Sequel to Montana Rides! (DB/RC 54116). 1935.

White Cat: The Curse Workers, Book 1 DB 72072
7 hours 58 minutes
by Holly Black
read by Brian Conn
Fantasy. Family of mobster curse workers. For senior high readers. Some violence. 2010.

Heat Wave DB 72081
6 hours 30 minutes
by Richard Castle
read by Erin Jones
Mystery and Detective. Reporter follows female detective probing a mogul's murder. Violence, strong language, and descriptions of sex. 2009.

Rules of Attraction DB 72211
9 hours 49 minutes
by Simone Elkeles
read by Laura Giannarelli
Romance. For senior high and older readers. Sequel to Perfect Chemistry (DB 69609). Violence, strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Distant Thunders: Destroyermen, Book 4 DB 72212
14 hours 58 minutes
by Taylor Anderson
read by Michael Scherer
Science Fiction. Missing ship reappears. Sequel to Maelstrom (DB 69174). Violence and somestrong language. 2010.

The Other Side DB 72225
13 hours 43 minutes
by J.D. Robb and others read by Jill Fox
Romance. Five short stories of occult suspense and romance. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2010.

Lord of Misrule DB 72235
8 hours 14 minutes
by Jaimy Gordon
read by Jack Fox
Sports. A grifter and his girl arrive at West Virginia racetrack. Strong language, some violence, and some descriptions of sex. National Book Award. Bestseller. 2010.

Ride the Man Down DB 72236
6 hours 7 minutes
by Luke Short
read by Jack Fox
Westerns. Foreman Will Ballard stands up to land-hungry ranchers. 1942.

The Cavalier in the Yellow Doublet DB 72337
11 hours 31 minutes
by Arturo Pérez-Reverte
read by Ray Childs
Adventure. Love affair endangers captain. 2003.

City of Silver: A Mystery DB 72352
10 hours 42 minutes
by Annamaria Alfieri
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Historical Fiction. Death in a convent and a coinage scandal in 1650s Peru. 2009.

Finding Perfect: A Fool's Gold Romance DB 72364
9 hours 7 minutes
by Susan Mallery
read by Tanya Eby
Romance. Woman inherits her friend's embryos. Some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

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Happy Ever After: The Bride Quartet, Book 4 DB 72367
9 hours 0 minutes
by Nora Roberts
read by Angela Dawe
Romance. Wedding planner falls in love with a mechanic. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

The True Memoirs of Little K DB 72379
15 hours 25 minutes
by Adrienne Sharp
read by Corrie James
Historical Fiction. Historical novel about ballerina who was a tsar's mistress. Bestseller. 2010.

The Lady Most Likely: A Novel in Three Parts DB 72380
9 hours 16 minutes
by Julia Quinn and others read by Marni Penning
Romance. Matchmaking house party ends successfully. Some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2011.

Savage Messiah: The Destinies of Blood and Stone, Volume 1 DB 72419
24 hours 19 minutes
by Robert Newcomb
read by Richard Davidson
Fantasy. Tristan and companions embark on quest to save the Orb. Violence. 2006.

To Taste Temptation: Legend of the Four Soldiers, Book 1 DB 72421
11 hours 37 minutes
by Elizabeth Hoyt
read by Alice Jones
Romance. Bostonian falls in love with London widow. Explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2008.

Savage Lands DB 72424
16 hours 21 minutes
by Clare Clark
read by Suzanne Toren
Historical Fiction. French women are sent to colonial Louisiana to marry. 2010.

She's Gone Country DB 72425
10 hours 58 minutes
by Jane Porter
read by Elisabeth Rodgers
Human Relationships. New York City model and mother returns home to Texas and to her girlhood crush. Some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self DB 72431
7 hours 21 minutes
by Danielle Evans
read by Suzanne Toren
Short Stories. Eight short stories explore class, race, and growing up. Strong language. 2010.

A Night Too Dark DB 72449
9 hours 58 minutes
by Dana Stabenow
read by Mare Trevathan
Mystery and Detective. Bear-mauled body may be a murder victim. Strong language. 2010.

Mini Shopaholic DB 72457
13 hours 51 minutes
by Sophie Kinsella
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Family. Two-year-old learns to shop. Some strong language. 2010.

Trouble Don't Last Always DB 72464
12 hours 35 minutes
by Francis Ray
read by Mare Trevathan
Romance. Abused wife finds shelter with another family. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2001.

The Dead of Winter DB 72470
13 hours 20 minutes
by Rennie Airth
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Mystery and Detective. Jewish refugee is murdered in 1944 London. 2009.

The Network DB 72476
12 hours 51 minutes
by Jason Elliot
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Spies and Espionage. MI6 agent tries to retrieve Stinger missiles in Afghanistan. Violence and strong language. 2010.

The Main Corpse DB 72480
10 hours 30 minutes
by Diane Mott Davidson
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Woman caters a reception at a gold mine. 1996.

Virals DB 72483
9 hours 26 minutes
by Kathy Reichs
read by Kristin Allison
Suspense. Changed DNA. For junior and senior high and older readers. Some strong language. 2010.

Revolution DB 72484
14 hours 10 minutes
by Jennifer Donnelly
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Historical Fiction. Discovery of an old diary. For senior high and older readers. 2010.

Live to Tell: A Detective D.D. Warren Novel DB 72488
13 hours 0 minutes
by Lisa Gardner
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Suspense. Family annihilation mirrors one from the past. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Deep Dish DB 72492
11 hours 44 minutes
by Mary Kay Andrews
read by Mare Trevathan
Romance. Two local chefs compete for national exposure. 2008.

Tick Tock DB 72504
6 hours 40 minutes
by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
read by Michael Scherer
Suspense. Copycat killer. Sequel to Worst Case (DB 70893). Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2011.

The Telling DB 72507
7 hours 41 minutes
by Beverly Lewis
read by Mary Kane
Religious Themes. Amish and Englischer women seek missing family members. 2010.

The Border Lord and the Lady DB 72508
15 hours 50 minutes
by Bertrice Small
read by Colleen Delany
Romance. Scottish lord kidnaps an English lady to marry her. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.

Warrior's Song DB 72509
11 hours 59 minutes
by Catherine Coulter
read by Annie Wauters
Romance. Lady trained as a knight still must marry. Some violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 1983.

Beautiful María of My Soul; or, the True Story of María García y Cifuentes, the Lady behind a Famous Song DB 72511
11 hours 2 minutes
by Oscar Hijuelos
read by Mark Delgado
General. Companion to The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love (RC 30259). Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Last Sacrifice: A Vampire Academy Novel DB 72514
14 hours 53 minutes
by Richelle Mead
read by Mary Kane
Occult and Horror. For senior high and older readers. Sequel to Spirit Bound (DB 71608). Violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Other Men's Horses DB 72516
7 hours 28 minutes
by Elmer Kelton
read by Robert Sams
Westerns. Recently wed Texas Ranger Andy Pickard tracks accused killer. 2009.

The Nearest Exit DB 72518
12 hours 56 minutes
by Olen Steinhauer
read by Mark Ashby
Spies and Espionage. Testing loyalty. Sequel to The Tourist (DB 69186). Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Provocative in Pearls DB 72522
10 hours 14 minutes
by Madeline Hunter
read by Corrie James
Romance. Runaway bride bargains with her husband. Descriptions of sex. 2010.

Spells DB 72523
8 hours 13 minutes
by Aprilynne Pike
read by Mary Kane
Fantasy. For senior high readers. Sequel to Wings (DB 69314). 2010.

Windfall: Weather Warden, Book 4 DB 72524
11 hours 43 minutes
by Rachel Caine
read by Faith Potts
Fantasy. Civil war brewing. Sequel to Chill Factor (DB 71629). Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2005.

After America DB 72526
19 hours 35 minutes
by John Birmingham
read by Annie Wauters
Suspense. After catastrophe, U.S. government tries to rebuild the nation. Sequel to Without Warning (DB 69131). Strong language and some violence. 2010.

Clockwork Angel: The Infernal Devices, Book 1 DB 72530
14 hours 47 minutes
by Cassandra Clare
read by Colleen Delany
Fantasy. Supernatural underworld. For senior high and older readers. Some violence. 2010.

The Poacher's Son DB 72532
8 hours 55 minutes
by Paul Doiron
read by Mark Delgado
Suspense. Game warden's estranged father accused of murder. Violence and strong language. Edgar nominee. 2010.

Still Midnight DB 72533
10 hours 22 minutes
by Denise Mina
read by Steven Carpenter
Mystery and Detective. Glasgow cops deal with confusing kidnapping. Violence and strong language. 2010.

Lake of Sorrows DB 72534
12 hours 13 minutes
by Erin Hart
read by Annie Wauters
Mystery and Detective. Bodies in bog. Sequel to Haunted Ground (DB 72162). Some violence and some strong language. 2004.

False Mermaid DB 72545
11 hours 23 minutes
by Erin Hart
read by Annie Wauters
Mystery and Detective. Woman tries to prove that her sister was murdered. Sequel to Lake of Sorrows (DB 72534). Some violence and some strong language. 2010.

Panning for Murder: A Murder, She Wrote Mystery DB 72547
7 hours 40 minutes
by Donald Bain
read by Margaret Strom
Mystery and Detective. Jessica takes an Alaskan cruise to find a missing woman. 2007.

Texas Standoff: A Novel of the Texas Rangers DB 72548
7 hours 29 minutes
by Elmer Kelton
read by Robert Sams
Westerns. Family feud among Texas cattle barons. 2010.

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Die Twice DB 72549
8 hours 13 minutes
by Andrew Grant
read by Alexander Strain
Suspense. Rogue British agent. Sequel to Even (DB 70465). Violence and some strong language. 2010.

Best African American Fiction, 2010 DB 72555
12 hours 40 minutes
edited by Gerald Early and Nikki Giovanni
read by Mark Delgado
Short Stories. Short stories and book excerpts by African American authors. Strong language and some violence. 2010.

The Valcourt Heiress DB 72558
9 hours 28 minutes
by Catherine Coulter
read by Annie Wauters
Romance. Earl falls in love with a servant girl. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Going Bovine DB 72565
13 hours 59 minutes
by Libba Bray
read by Gregory Gorton
General. Mad cow disease. For senior high and older readers. Strong language. Michael L. Printz Award. 2009.

A Hidden Affair DB 72566
8 hours 37 minutes
by Pam Jenoff
read by Annie Wauters
Suspense. Search for ex-lover. Sequel to Almost Home (DB 70195). Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Mr. Impossible DB 72570
10 hours 47 minutes
by Loretta Chase
read by Annie Wauters
Romance. Romance in Egypt. Companion to Miss Wonderful (DB 71025). Explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.

Starvation Lake: A Mystery DB 72573
12 hours 22 minutes
by Bryan Gruley
read by Gregory Gorton
Mystery and Detective. Journalist investigates death of his former hockey coach. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.

The Elephant's Journey DB 72610
6 hours 9 minutes
by José Saramago
read by Graeme Malcolm
Historical Fiction. Portuguese king sends elephant to Austria as a wedding gift. 2010.

Down to the Wire DB 72612
8 hours 30 minutes
by David Rosenfelt
read by J.P. Linton
Suspense. Reporter's anonymous source turns out to be deadly. Violence and strong language. 2010.

Hard Winter: A Western Story DB 72627
7 hours 28 minutes
by Johnny D. Boggs
read by J.P. Linton
Westerns. Cowboy recalls the winter he almost froze to death. 2009.

Halo: The Flood DB 72730
12 hours 38 minutes
by William C. Dietz
read by Erik Sandvold
Science Fiction. Crash landing. Sequel to Halo: The Fall of Reach (DB 72729). Violence. 2003.

The Last Suppers DB 72731
9 hours 28 minutes
by Diane Mott Davidson
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Woman's fiancé disappears before the wedding ceremony. 1994.

The Sentry DB 72732
8 hours 48 minutes
by Robert Crais
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Suspense. Ex-mercenary Joe Pike falls for a woman who disappears. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2010.

The Templar Salvation DB 72735
16 hours 39 minutes
by Raymond Khoury
read by Jim Zeiger
Adventure. Ancient codices. Sequel to The Last Templar (DB/RC 61938). Violence. 2010.

Call Me Irresistible DB 72736
10 hours 57 minutes
by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
read by Kristin Allison
Romance. Bride leaves groom at the altar—and strands best friend. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

Halo: First Strike DB 72737
14 hours 8 minutes
by Eric Nylund
read by Erik Sandvold
Science Fiction. Infiltration. Sequel to Halo: The Flood (DB 72730). Violence. 2003.

A Question of Belief DB 72738
8 hours 52 minutes
by Donna Leon
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Mystery and Detective. Inspector cancels his vacation to investigate a murder. 2010.

Burn DB 72739
12 hours 38 minutes
by Nevada Barr
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Parkranger investigates pedophilia in New Orleans. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Echo DB 72742
10 hours 57 minutes
by Jack McDevitt
read by Kristin Allison
Science Fiction. Stone tablet may be a clue to the search for aliens. Sequel to The Devil's Eye (DB/RC 70383). 2010.

Snowbound DB 72743
10 hours 56 minutes
by Richard S. Wheeler
read by Jim Zeiger
Westerns. Disgraced colonel's expedition team snowbound in mountains. 2010.

Thriller, Volume 2: Stories You Just Can't Put Down DB 72745
16 hours 15 minutes
edited by Clive Cussler
read by Jim Zeiger
Suspense. Second anthology by International Thriller Writers, Inc. Some violence and some strong language. 2009.

The Sorcerer's House DB 72746
9 hours 14 minutes
by Gene Wolfe
read by Guy Williams
Fantasy. Parolee discovers he is the owner of a magical house. Some strong language. 2010.

Implied Spaces DB 72747
12 hours 59 minutes
by Walter Jon Williams
read by Jim Zeiger
Science Fiction. Swordsman and his cat explore pocket universes. Some strong language. 2008.

Bad Boy DB 72750
12 hours 58 minutes
by Peter Robinson
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Inspector's daughter may be connected to an illegal-gun case. Violence and strong language. 2010.

Glorious DB 72757
5 hours 51 minutes
by Bernice L. McFadden
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Historical Fiction. African American woman experiences tragedy and success. Violence, strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

The Awakening: Ghost Huntress, Book 1 DB 72759
8 hours 21 minutes
by Marley Gibson
read by Kristin Allison
Occult and Horror. Ghost speaks to Kendall. For senior high and older readers. Some strong language. 2009.

Prince of Storms: The Entire and the Rose, Book 4 DB 72761
12 hours 44 minutes
by Kay Kenyon
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Science Fiction. Entire control. Sequel to City without End (DB 72037). Some violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

The Broken Kingdoms: Inheritance Trilogy, Book 2 DB 72762
11 hours 13 minutes
by N.K. Jemisin
read by Kristin Allison
Fantasy. Oree becomes entangled in a conspiracy. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Crash DB 72764
7 hours 3 minutes
by J.G. Ballard
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Psychological Themes. A man's erotic obsession with crashing his car into Elizabeth Taylor's limo. Explicit descriptions of sex. 1973.

Five Flavors of Dumb DB 72769
7 hours 31 minutes
by Antony John
read by Mare Trevathan
Blindness and Physical Handicaps. Deaf teen manages a rock band. For senior high readers. Schneider Award. 2010.

All about Eva DB 72771
6 hours 53 minutes
by Deidre Berry
read by Mare Trevathan
Romance. African American fashionista loses everything. Strong language. 2010.

Crashers DB 72772
13 hours 38 minutes
by Dana Haynes
read by Jim Zeiger
Suspense. Team of experts must identify the terrorists behind jetliner crash. Violence and strong language. 2010.

Take Me There DB 72775
9 hours 28 minutes
by Carolee Dean
read by Erik Sandvold
Growing Up. Bad boy seeks redemption. For senior high and older readers. Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Dukes to the Left of Me, Princes to the Right DB 72776
9 hours 9 minutes
by Kieran Kramer
read by Kristin Allison
Romance. Lady's fictional beau turns out to be real—and dangerous. Explicit descriptions of sex. 2010.

Immortal Beloved DB 72777
9 hours 34 minutes
by Cate Tiernan
read by Kristin Allison
Fantasy. Party girl seeks refuge. For senior high and older readers. Descriptions of sex, some strong language, and some violence. 2010.

The Winds of Heaven DB 72786
7 hours 51 minutes
by Judith Clarke
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Family. Friendship in 1950s Australia. For senior high readers. 2009.

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The Mischief of the Mistletoe: A Pink Carnation Christmas DB 72787
10 hours 35 minutes
by Lauren Willig
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Holidays. Unmarried teacher meets pupil's brother at Christmastime. 2010.

Audrey's Door DB 72789
10 hours 53 minutes
by Sarah Langan
read by Kristin Allison
Occult and Horror. Manhattan apartment negatively affects new tenant. Violence and strong language. Bram Stoker Award. 2009.

Treachery in Death DB 72927
11 hours 10 minutes
by J.D. Robb
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Detectives go after a corrupt female cop. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2011.

Fatal Error DB 72928
9 hours 18 minutes
by J.A. Jance
read by Kristin Allison
Mystery and Detective. Favor for a former colleague turns deadly. Some violence and some strong language. 2011.

Port Mortuary DB 72931
14 hours 3 minutes
by Patricia Cornwell
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Forensic pathologist's military past helps solve murders. Strong language and some violence. Bestseller. 2010.

Though Waters Roar DB 72932
13 hours 49 minutes
by Lynn Austin
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Religious Themes. Harriet carries on her family tradition of social activism. Christy Award. 2009.

Butter Safe than Sorry: A Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery with Recipes DB 72935
7 hours 9 minutes
by Tamar Myers
read by Kristin Allison
Mystery and Detective. Magdalena Yoder goes after Amish bank robbers. 2010.

Mystery: An Alex Delaware Novel DB 72937
10 hours 16 minutes
by Jonathan Kellerman
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Mystery and Detective. Homicide victim linked to an elite online dating service. Strong language and some violence. 2011.

Marrying Daisy Bellamy: The Lakeshore Chronicles DB 72941
11 hours 50 minutes
by Susan Wiggs
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Romance. Daisy must decide between two lovers. Some violence and some strong language. Bestseller. 2011.

Home at Rose Cottage DB 72947
10 hours 59 minutes
by Sherryl Woods
read by Kristin Allison
Romance. Two sisters find solace at their family's cottage. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2005.

The Tenth Song DB 72949
11 hours 14 minutes
by Naomi Ragen
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Family. Father's arrest for aiding terrorists causes family turmoil. 2010.

The Big Crunch DB 73001
7 hours 8 minutes
by Pete Hautman
read by Erik Sandvold
Romance. Young love meets challenges. For senior high readers. Some strong language. 2011.

Cold Wind DB 73004
11 hours 22 minutes
by C.J. Box
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Mystery and Detective. Warden's mother-in-law is accused of killing her husband. Strong language and some violence. 2011.

Junkyard Dogs DB 73005
8 hours 42 minutes
by Craig Johnson
read by Jim Zeiger
Mystery and Detective. Wyoming sheriff investigates junkyard murders. Strong language and some violence. 2010.

Dangerous Women DB 73010
11 hours 53 minutes
edited by Otto Penzler
read by Joe Wilson
Suspense. Stories from seventeen authors featuring evil women. Violence, strong language, and descriptions of sex. 2005.

The Heir DB 73011
14 hours 28 minutes
by Grace Burrowes
read by Erik Sandvold
Romance. Housekeeper captivates the Earl of Westhaven. Explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2010.

Almost Home: The Chesapeake Diaries, Book 3 DB 73014
9 hours 37 minutes
by Mariah Stewart
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Romance. Steffie Wyler gets another chance with her high school crush. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

Devil's Food Cake Murder DB 73015
8 hours 5 minutes
by Joanne Fluke
read by Kristin Allison
Mystery and Detective. A substitute minister ends up dead. 2011.

Madewell Brown DB 73027
5 hours 31 minutes
by Rick Collignon
read by Guy Williams
Human Relationships. Young woman searches for her roots in New Mexico. Violence and strong language. 2009.

The Twelfth Imam DB 73090
14 hours 34 minutes
by Joel C. Rosenberg
read by Christopher Lane
Spies and Espionage. CIA agent tries to disrupt Iran's nuclear-weapons program. Some violence. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

The Backup Plan DB 73094
10 hours 9 minutes
by Sherryl Woods
read by Tanya Eby
Romance. War correspondent goes home and falls in love. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2005.

Segu DB 73730
18 hours 27 minutes
by Maryse Condé
read by Chuck Young
Historical Fiction. Four sons go separate ways in nineteenth-century Africa. Some violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 1987.

The Maples Stories DB 73835
6 hours 54 minutes
by John Updike
read by Michael Kramer
Short Stories. Eighteen short stories follow a couple across four decades. Some strong language. 2009.

The Bad Book Affair: A Mobile Library Mystery DB 73992
9 hours 19 minutes
by Ian Sansom
read by Brian Hemmingsen
Mystery and Detective. Librarian becomes a suspect in the case of a missing teen. 2010.

Doc DB 73994
17 hours 36 minutes
by Mary Doria Russell
read by Michael Russotto
Historical Fiction. Doc Holliday's gambling life and friendship with Wyatt Earp. Strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2011.

Out of Oz: The Final Volume in the Wicked Years DB 74066
26 hours 8 minutes
by Gregory Maguire
read by Celeste Lawson
Fantasy. Dorothy returns. Sequel to A Lion among Men (DB/RC 68276). Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2011.

Killing Johnny Fry: A Sexistential Novel DB 74067
8 hours 35 minutes
by Walter Mosley
read by Chuck Young
General. Man plots revenge after walking in on his girlfriend with a lover. Strong language and explicit descriptions of sex. 2007.

All the Time in the World: New and Selected Stories DB 74107
8 hours 21 minutes
by E.L. Doctorow
read by Don Hagen
Short Stories. Twelve stories about people disjointed from their world. Some strong language. 2011.

The Lantern Bearers DB 74506
11 hours 46 minutes
by Rosemary Sutcliff
read by Ray Childs
Historical Fiction. Invaders. For junior and senior high and older readers. Sequel to The Silver Branch(DB 73887). 1959.

Creole Belle: A Dave Robicheaux Novel DB 75164
20 hours 35 minutes
by James Lee Burke
read by George Backman
Mystery and Detective. Robicheaux investigates Creole singer's disappearance. Sequel to The Glass Rainbow (DB 71706). Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Coming Home: A Story of Undying Hope; the Baxter Family DB 75166
11 hours 44 minutes
by Karen Kingsbury
read by Jill Ferris
Religious Themes. Tragedy strikes the Baxter family. 2012.

The Inside Ring DB 75198
9 hours 31 minutes
by Mike Lawson
read by John Haag
Suspense. Attorney looks into presidential assassination attempt. Strong language and some violence. 2005.

Sarah Thornhill DB 75204
7 hours 32 minutes
by Kate Grenville
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Historical Fiction. Family's past destroys daughter's relationship. Companion to The Secret River (DB/RC 64041). Some descriptions of sex. 2011.

The Great Escape DB 75205
11 hours 46 minutes
by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
read by Kristin Allison
Romance. New love. Sequel to Call Me Irresistible (DB 72736). Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

The Headmaster's Wager DB 75233
15 hours 56 minutes
by Vincent Lam
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Historical Fiction. Schoolmaster tries to maintain a good life as Saigon falls. Violence and explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

Where Azaleas Bloom DB 75242
10 hours 37 minutes
by Sherryl Woods
read by Janet Metzger
Romance. Childhood friends fall in love during crisis. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

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Creep DB 75244
9 hours 24 minutes
by Jennifer Hillier
read by Dale Allen
Suspense. Sex-addicted professor terrorized by a former lover. Violence, strong language, and explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

The Cradle in the Grave DB 75287
14 hours 5 minutes
by Sophie Hannah
read by Corrie James
Suspense. Woman acquitted in crib-death case, then murdered. Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2010.

Dark of the Moon DB 75295
16 hours 26 minutes
by P.J. Parrish
read by Ray Childs
Mystery and Detective. Biracial cop investigates an old lynching in Mississippi. Strong language and some violence. 1999.

Return to Willow Lake: The Lakeshore Chronicles DB 75300
9 hours 2 minutes
by Susan Wiggs
read by Joyce Bean
Romance. Young woman drops everything to help her sick mother. Some strong language. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

Everworld: Discover the Destroyer, Fear the Fantastic, Gateway to the Gods, Brave the Betrayal DB 75303
19 hours 22 minutes
by K.A. Applegate
read by Saskia Maarleveld
Fantasy. Dragon. For junior and senior high and older readers. 2000.

A Hologram for the King DB 75307
9 hours 17 minutes
by Dave Eggers
read by Jim Zeiger
General. Middle-aged American businessman in Saudi Arabia. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

The Orchardist DB 75312
14 hours 31 minutes
by Amanda Coplin
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Historical Fiction. A man protects two girls, with dire consequences. Some violence. 2012.

The Death of Ivan Ilyich: And Other Stories DB 75329
19 hours 30 minutes
by Leo Tolstoy
read by Steven Carpenter
Literature. Eleven short stories translated from Russian. 2009.

God Don't Make No Mistakes DB 75332
11 hours 5 minutes
by Mary Monroe
read by Colleen Delany
Family. Separated couple faces serious problems. Strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2012.

Death of an Effendi: A Mamur Zapt Mystery DB 75340
6 hours 25 minutes
by Michael Pearce
read by George Holmes
Mystery and Detective. Russian businessman murdered in Egypt. 1999.

The Captive Heart DB 75341
12 hours 4 minutes
by Dale Cramer
read by Ray Childs
Romance. Amish in Mexico. Sequel to Paradise Valley (DB 74303). 2012.

Angels Landing: A Cavanaugh Island Novel DB 75343
9 hours 44 minutes
by Rochelle Alers
read by Nicole Small
Romance. Social worker inherits land on South Carolina island. Sequel to Sanctuary Cove (DB 74558). Some explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

A Thousand Bones DB 75358
15 hours 13 minutes
by P.J. Parrish
read by Ray Childs
Mystery and Detective. Detective tells PI boyfriend about a long-ago serial killer case. Violence and strong language. 2007.

Getting Old Is a Disaster DB 75359
9 hours 24 minutes
by Rita Lakin
read by Jill Ferris
Mystery and Detective. Hurricane unearths a mystery for amateur sleuth and her cohorts. Some strong language. 2008.

The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving DB 75360
10 hours 33 minutes
by Jonathan Evison
read by Erik Sandvold
General. Caregiver and his charge take a road trip. Strong language. 2012.

The Lost Prince DB 75361
18 hours 25 minutes
by Selden Edwards
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Historical Fiction. Weezie in America. Sequel to The Little Book (DB/RC 67540). Some descriptions of sex. 2012.

Hemingway's Girl DB 75362
9 hours 42 minutes
by Erika Robuck
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Historical Fiction. Woman befriends Ernest Hemingway in Depression-era Key West. Strong language. 2012.

Taming the Wind: Land of the Lone Star, Book 3 DB 75364
8 hours 48 minutes
by Tracie Peterson
read by Renee Raudman
Romance. Rancher courts widow in Texas after the Civil War. Sequel to Touching the Sky (DB 74851). Commercial audiobook. 2012.

The Haven: Stoney Ridge Seasons, Book 2 DB 75365
8 hours 37 minutes
by Suzanne Woods Fisher
read by Amy Rubinate
Religious Themes. Amish teen brings home a baby she found in a bus station. Sequel to Keeper (DB 74103). Commercial audiobook. 2012.

Robert B. Parker's Fool Me Twice: A Jesse Stone Novel DB 75380
6 hours 3 minutes
by Michael Brandman
read by Richard Davidson
Suspense. Actress needs protection and teen needs a lesson. Strong language and some violence. 2012.

Blank Confession DB 75381
4 hours 10 minutes
by Pete Hautman
read by Jason Griffith
Human Relationships. New student's secrets. For senior high and older readers. Some violence and some strong language. 2010.

The Kingmaker's Daughter: The Cousins' War DB 75395
13 hours 45 minutes
by Philippa Gregory
read by Annie Wauters
Historical Fiction. Future queen. Sequel to The Lady of the Rivers (DB 74523). Some violence and some descriptions of sex. 2012.

A Dublin Student Doctor: An Irish Country Novel DB 75400
15 hours 39 minutes
by Patrick Taylor
read by Corrie James
Historical Fiction. Dr. O'Reilly's medical school days in 1930s Dublin. 2011.

The Rapture of the Nerds DB 75403
12 hours 31 minutes
by Cory Doctorow and Charles Stross
read by Erik Sandvold
Science Fiction. Technophobe is caught up in galactic spam war. Strong language, some violence, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

The Raven Boys DB 75404
10 hours 37 minutes
by Maggie Stiefvater
read by Mare Trevathan
Occult and Horror. Family of clairvoyants. For senior high and older readers. Some violence and some strong language. 2012.

Vampire Empire: The Kingmakers, Book 3 DB 75405
18 hours 38 minutes
by Clay Griffith and Susan Griffith
read by Erik Sandvold
Fantasy. War with vampires. Sequel to The Riftwalker (DB 75135). Violence. 2012.

You Belong to Me DB 75406
15 hours 37 minutes
by Karen Rose
read by Kristin Allison
Suspense. A killer toys with a Baltimore medical examiner. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

The White Devil DB 75407
13 hours 7 minutes
by Justin Evans
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Occult and Horor. American student in elite British school witnesses a murder. Some violence and some strong language. 2011.

A Christmas Star: A Cape Light Novel DB 75410
8 hours 41 minutes
by Thomas Kinkade and Katherine Spencer
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Holidays. Families needing shelter find happiness during the holidays. Sequel to A Christmas Visitor (DB 74549). 2008.

Delusion in Death DB 75415
13 hours 13 minutes
by J.D. Robb
read by Susan Ericksen
Mystery and Detective. Female detective sorts out a happy-hour massacre. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

A Wish for Christmas: A Cape Light Novel DB 75419
9 hours 22 minutes
by Thomas Kinkade and Katherine Spencer
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Holidays. Army vet recuperating at home has trouble adjusting. Sequel to A Christmas Star (DB 75410). 2009.

The Five Hundred DB 75420
12 hours 34 minutes
by Matthew Quirk
read by Erik Sandvold
Suspense. New lawyer hired by D.C. firm for his criminal skills. Violence and strong language. 2012.

People of the Thunder DB 75421
14 hours 20 minutes
by W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear
read by Kristin Allison
Historical Fiction. A call for peace. For senior high and older readers. Sequel to People of the Weeping Eye (DB/RC 67005). Violence and some descriptions of sex. 2008.

The Little Death DB 75423
14 hours 3 minutes
by P.J. Parrish
read by Ray Childs
Mystery and Detective. PI tries to prove a Palm Beach male escort isn't a killer. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2009.

In the House of the Wicked: A Remy Chandler Novel DB 75424
13 hours 57 minutes
by Thomas E. Sniegoski
read by Erik Sandvold
Fantasy. Sorcerer. Sequel to A Hundred Words for Hate (DB 75169). Violence and strong language. 2012.

Dead Skip DB 75426
6 hours 35 minutes
by Joe Gores
read by Joe Wilson
Mystery and Detective. DKA repo man's joyriding crash might have been a setup. Strong language and some violence. 1972.

Odd Apocalypse: An Odd Thomas Novel DB 75429
10 hours 49 minutes
by Dean R. Koontz
read by David Aaron Baker
Suspense. Strange estate. Sequel to Odd Hours (DB 66749). Violence and strong language. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2012.

Forever and a Day DB 75430
9 hours 53 minutes
by Jill Shalvis
read by Nona Pipes
Romance. Unemployed banker falls in love while hunting for a job. Strong language and explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

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The Face in the Cemetery: A Mamur Zapt Mystery DB 75431
7 hours 43 minutes
by Michael Pearce
read by George Holmes
Mystery and Detective. German woman's corpse found in a tomb for sacred cats. 2001.

Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures DB 75433
11 hours 10 minutes
by Emma Straub
read by Julie-Ann Elliott
Historical Fiction. Woman remakes her life as an award-winning Hollywood actress. Some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

Love Anthony DB 75434
11 hours 13 minutes
by Lisa Genova
read by Julie-Ann Elliott
General. Two women linked by an autistic boy's story. Some strong language and some descriptions of sex. 2012.

Low Pressure DB 75437
13 hours 4 minutes
by Sandra Brown
read by Annie Wauters
Suspense. Woman is targeted after writing a novel about her sister's murder. Strong language, some violence, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

The Map of the Sky DB 75438
22 hours 6 minutes
by Félix J. Palma
read by Robert Sams
Science Fiction. Space invasion. Sequel to The Map of Time (DB 74240). Some violence and some strong language. 2012.

Rise Again: A Zombie Thriller DB 75446
16 hours 19 minutes
by Ben Tripp
read by Jill Fox
Occult. Sheriff protects her small mountain town from zombies. Violence and strong language. 2010.

Lionel Asbo: State of England DB 75453
11 hours 51 minutes
by Martin Amis
read by Jim Zeiger
General. Satire of an English criminal who wins the lottery. Strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Black Light DB 75457
11 hours 56 minutes
by Patrick Melton and others read by Joe Wilson
Occult. Supernatural area provides answers for an exorcist. Violence, strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2011.

Severe Clear: A Stone Barrington Novel DB 75459
7 hours 23 minutes
by Stuart Woods
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Suspense. Lavish Bel-Air hotel opening becomes terrorist target. Some violence and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

Notches: A Montana Mystery Featuring Gabriel Du Pré DB 75460
7 hours 10 minutes
by Peter Bowen
read by Joe Wilson
Mystery and Detective. Part-time lawman goes after a killer targeting young women. Strong language and some violence. 1997.

Sorta like a Rock Star DB 75470
6 hours 50 minutes
by Matthew Quick
read by Jill Fox
Human Relationships. Homeless teen's life. For senior high and older readers. Some strong language. 2010.

Getting Old Can Kill You DB 75478
7 hours 8 minutes
by Rita Lakin
read by Margaret Strom
Mystery and Detective. Tenant's backstabbing ex-best friend moves in. Some strong language. 2011.

A Crown Imperiled: The Chaoswar Saga, Book 2 DB 75480
13 hours 1 minute
by Raymond E. Feist
read by Michael Scherer
Fantasy. While Ylith is under attack, a coup d'état threatens Roldem. Sequel to A Kingdom Besieged (DB 75146). Violence and some strong language. 2012.

No One Left to Tell DB 75486
18 hours 58 minutes
by Karen Rose
read by Colleen Delany
Suspense. PI teams with prosecutor to investigate botched conviction. Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

A Fistful of Collars: A Chet and Bernie Mystery DB 75496
7 hours 56 minutes
by Spencer Quinn
read by Michael Scherer
Mystery and Detective. Bernie investigates partying movie star's past. Strong language and some violence. 2012.

The Monster's Corner: Stories through Inhuman Eyes DB 75497
10 hours 30 minutes
edited by Christopher Golden
read by Mary Kane
Occult. Nineteen stories told from the bête noire's point of view. Violence, some strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2011.

A Wish and a Prayer: A Blessings Novel DB 75500
8 hours 34 minutes
by Beverly Jenkins
read by Faith Potts
Human Relationships. Last foster child finds his biological family. Sequel to Something Old, Something New (DB 73606). 2012.

The Kitchen House DB 75504
13 hours 1 minute
by Kathleen Grissom
read by various narrators
Historical Fiction. Indentured servant straddles the worlds of owner and slave. Some violence. Bestseller. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Fobbit DB 75509
9 hours 36 minutes
by David Abrams
read by Gregory Maupin
War Stories. Satire about army support personnel in Iraq. Violence and strong language. 2012.

San Miguel DB 75511
16 hours 8 minutes
by T. Coraghessan Boyle
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Family. Two families struggle on Southern California island. Bestseller. 2012.

In the Shadow of the Banyan DB 75520
14 hours 31 minutes
by Vaddey Ratner
read by Jennifer Hubbard
Historical Fiction. Child grows up among the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge. Some violence. 2012.

Phantom DB 75522
16 hours 27 minutes
by Jo Nesbo
read by Dan Bloom
Suspense. Boy whom investigator Harry Hole helped raise is arrested for murder. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Telegraph Avenue DB 75523
19 hours 23 minutes
by Michael Chabon
read by David Hartley-Margolin
General. Friends and co-owners of a record store endure changes. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

This Is How You Lose Her DB 75524
5 hours 16 minutes
by Junot Díaz
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Short Stories. Nine short stories from the Pulitzer Prize winner. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

NW DB 75525
10 hours 44 minutes
by Zadie Smith
read by Mare Trevathan
Human Relationships. Lives of four people in NW London. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

Blink Once DB 75536
7 hours 29 minutes
by Cylin Busby
read by Guy Williams
Blindness and Physical Handicaps. Paralyzed teen connects with another hospital patient. Some strong language. For senior high and older readers. 2012.

The Bone Bed DB 75546
12 hours 56 minutes
by Patricia Cornwell
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Medical examiner deals with three missing-woman cases. Strong language and some violence. Bestseller. 2012.

Winter of the World: The Century Trilogy, Book 2 DB 75547
35 hours 46 minutes
by Ken Follett
read by David Hartley-Margolin
Historical Fiction. Five families navigate the treacherous 1930s and 1940s. Sequel to Fall of Giants (DB 71970). Violence and some strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

A Good Man DB 75551
15 hours 15 minutes
by Guy Vanderhaeghe
read by Jack Fox
Westerns. Sioux clash with settlers in Montana after the Civil War. Some violence and some strong language. 2011.

Painter of Silence DB 75555
7 hours 46 minutes
by Georgina Harding
read by Erin Jones
Historical Fiction. Nurse realizes that a deaf-mute patient is her childhood friend. 2012.

The Serialist DB 75558
10 hours 25 minutes
by David Gordon
read by Jon Huffman
Suspense. Serial killer offers a writer a deadly deal for tell-all book. Violence, strong language, and descriptions of sex. 2010.

The Struggle DB 75559
10 hours 22 minutes
by Wanda E. Brunstetter
read by Theresa Conkin
Romance. Move threatens to break up Amish family. Sequel to The Healing
(DB 74414)
. 2012.

Dark Currents: Agent of Hel DB 75562
11 hours 5 minutes
by Jacqueline Carey
read by Colleen Delany
Fantasy. Half-demon woman helps protect Michigan resort town. Some violence and some strong language. 2012.

Like Dandelion Dust DB 75568
11 hours 27 minutes
by Karen Kingsbury
read by Margaret Strom
Inspiration. Couple and adopted son flee from his abusive birth father. 2006.

The House at Sea's End: A Ruth Galloway Mystery DB 75569
9 hours 18 minutes
by Elly Griffiths
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Mystery and Detective. Six bound male skeletons found on eroding shoreline. Some strong language. 2011.

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Gun Games DB 75570
12 hours 28 minutes
by Faye Kellerman
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Mystery and Detective. Detective Decker probes two teen suicides. Strong language, some violence, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2012.

Picture This DB 75582
11 hours 16 minutes
by Jacqueline Sheehan
read by Martha Harmon Pardee
Psychological Themes. Widow must decide whether to return home. Sequel to Lost and Found (DB 72373). Some strong language. 2012.

The Tombs DB 75589
11 hours 3 minutes
by Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry
read by Ray Foushee
Adventure. Fargo treasure hunters search for tomb of Attila the Hun. Sequel to The Kingdom (DB 73515). Bestseller. 2012.

The Twelve DB 75590
24 hours 0 minutes
by Justin Cronin
read by Erin Jones
Occult. Apocalypse survivors hunt for vectors of terrifying virus. Sequel to The Passage (DB 71422). Violence, strong language, and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

Ash Child: A Gabriel Du Pré Mystery DB 75593
5 hours 13 minutes
by Peter Bowen
read by Jack Fox
Mystery and Detective. Part-time lawman links wildfires to old woman's murder. Strong language and some violence. 2002.

The Rise of Nine: The Lorien Legacies, Book 3 DB 75596
9 hours 35 minutes
by Pittacus Lore
read by Alec Volz
Science Fiction. Loriens prepare for the arrival of Setrákus Ra. Sequel to The Power of Six (DB 73996). Violence and some strong language. For senior high and older readers. 2012.

Mr. Penumbra's Twenty-Four-Hour Bookstore DB 75599
9 hours 48 minutes
by Robin Sloan
read by Andy Pyle
General. Night clerk at odd bookstore uncovers conspiracies. 2012.

Jepp, Who Defied the Stars DB 75609
11 hours 49 minutes
by Katherine Marsh
read by Joe Peck
Historical Fiction. Teen Jepp searches for destiny as a court dwarf. Some violence. For senior high and older readers. 2012.

Zoo DB 75614
8 hours 38 minutes
by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge
read by Gregory Gorton
Suspense. Biologist's warnings about brutal animal behavior come true. Violence, strong language, and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

The Time Keeper DB 75616
4 hours 55 minutes
by Mitch Albom
read by Jason Culp
General. A parable about the gift of time. Bestseller. 2012.

Awaken DB 75635
10 hours 35 minutes
by Katie Kacvinsky
read by Carol Dines
Science Fiction. Group tries to free people from their electronic devices. For senior high and older readers. 2011.

The Round House DB 75641
10 hours 41 minutes
by Louise Erdrich
read by Gregory Maupin
General. Ojibwe teen determined to find the man who raped his mother. Strong language, some violence, and some descriptions of sex. National Book Award. Bestseller. 2012.

The Panther DB 75642
22 hours 12 minutes
by Nelson DeMille
read by John Polk
Suspense. Husband and wife team go to Yemen to capture terrorist. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Destiny and Desire DB 75645
15 hours 29 minutes
by Carlos Fuentes
read by Gregory Maupin
General. Friends Josué and Jericó struggle in contemporary Mexico. Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. 2011.

Bloodlines DB 75647
11 hours 19 minutes
by Richelle Mead
read by Mary Kane
Occult. Teen vampire princess hides in a human boarding school with an alchemist. Violence. For senior high and older readers. 2011.

House Secrets: A Joe DeMarco Thriller DB 75648
12 hours 2 minutes
by Mike Lawson
read by Patrick Downer
Suspense. Reporter drowns while investigating a presidential candidate. Strong language and some violence. 2009.

The Emerald Storm: An Ethan Gage Adventure DB 75657
9 hours 54 minutes
by William Dietrich
read by Jack Fox
Adventure. Seeking the lost treasure of Montezuma in 1803. Sequel to The Barbary Pirates (DB 74722). Some violence. 2012.

A Sunless Sea: A William Monk Novel DB 75659
15 hours 50 minutes
by Anne Perry
read by Mitzi Friedlander
Mystery and Detective. Woman's murder linked to 1864 opium debate. 2012.

Silence DB 75662
10 hours 18 minutes
by Becca Fitzpatrick
read by Erin Jones
Romance. Nora wakes with no memory of the past five months. Sequel to Crescendo (DB 72648). Some violence, some strong language, and some descriptions of sex. For senior high and older readers. 2011.

The Inquisitor DB 75691
9 hours 24 minutes
by Mark Allen Smith
read by Gregory Gorton
Suspense. Torturer rescues boy he was hired to interrogate. Violence and strong language. 2012.

Jack Reacher's Rules DB 75703
1 hour 30 minutes
by Lee Child
read by Mark Delgado
Suspense. Companion guide to the Jack Reacher series discusses the protagonist's methods. Some strong language. 2012.

NYPD Red DB 75729
8 hours 0 minutes
by James Patterson and Marshall Karp
read by Andy Pyle
Suspense. Elite NYPD squad deals with murders on movie sets. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Alice on Board DB 75730
7 hours 8 minutes
by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
read by Kerry Dukin
Human Relationships. Alice and friends get summer jobs aboard a cruise ship. Some strong language. For senior high and older readers. 2012.

Don't Believe Your Lying Eyes: A Darryl Billups Mystery DB 75734
7 hours 0 minutes
by Blair S. Walker
read by Jon Huffman
Mystery and Detective. Baltimore Herald reporter investigates discovered corpse. Strong language and some violence. 2002.

Merry Christmas, Alex Cross DB 75739
5 hours 20 minutes
by James Patterson
read by Jack Fox
Suspense. Detective Cross called out on two tense cases on Christmas day. Violence and some strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

The Last Man DB 75740
11 hours 23 minutes
by Vince Flynn
read by Jack Fox
Suspense. Agent searches for missing CIA spymaster in Afghanistan. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Out of Reach DB 75741
5 hours 48 minutes
by Carrie Arcos
read by Jill Fox
Human Relationships. Teen searches for her drug-addicted brother. Some strong language. For senior high and older readers. 2012.

Stewball DB 75742
4 hours 50 minutes
by Peter Bowen
read by Jack Fox
Mystery and Detective. Part-time lawman enters horse-racing world after his relative's death. Strong language. 2005.

The Black Box DB 75783
11 hours 9 minutes
by Michael Connelly
read by John Polk
Suspense. Murder weapon from 1992 Los Angeles riots resurfaces. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2012.

Never Fall Down DB 75789
6 hours 0 minutes
by Patricia McCormick
read by Alec Volz
War Stories. Cambodian child soldier tries to survive the Killing Fields. Violence. For junior and senior high and older readers. 2012.

My Kind of Christmas DB 75824
7 hours 37 minutes
by Robyn Carr
read by Jill Fox
Romance. Couple meets while recuperating from emotional upheavals. Some strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

Dear Life: Stories DB 75831
10 hours 7 minutes
by Alice Munro
read by Jennifer Hubbard
Short Stories. Fourteen short stories by Canadian author. Bestseller. 2012.

Angel's Ink: The Asylum Tales DB 75856
11 hours 26 minutes
by Jocelynn Drake
read by James Konicek
Fantasy. Magical tattoo artist hides from warlocks. Strong language and some violence. 2012.

The Twelve Tribes of Hattie DB 75968
8 hours 31 minutes
by Ayana Mathis
read by Mare Trevathan
Historical Fiction. Firstborn twins' deaths overshadow lives of later siblings. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 2012.

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Books for Children

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Children: Nonfiction

What Stinks? DB 64712
2 hours 46 minutes
by Marilyn Singer
read by Ray Childs
Nature. Strong-smelling animals and plants. For grades 3-6. 2006.

Ancient Africa: Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of Africa's Past DB 64725
1 hour 44 minutes
by Victoria Sherrow
read by Anne Hancock
History. Artifacts of early humans. For grades 4-7. 2007.

The Brave Escape of Edith Wharton: A Biography DB 72087
5 hours 7 minutes
by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge
read by Kerry Dukin
Biography. American writer's career. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2010.

SCRATCHbot DB 72781
0 hours 55 minutes
by Adam Woog
read by Dan Bloom
Science. Robot used in studying sense of touch. For grades 3-6. 2011.

Pilotless Planes DB 72782
1 hour 10 minutes
by Carla Mooney
read by Ray Childs
Science. The Predator drone and other UAVs. For grades 3-6. 2011.

Tales of Famous Heroes DB 72950
2 hours 9 minutes
by Peter Roop and Connie Roop
read by Guy Williams
Biography. Biographies of people who changed the world. For grades 3-6. 2010.

So You Want to Be President? DB 75382
0 hours 38 minutes
by Judith St. George
read by Jason Griffith
Government. Revised and updated. For grades 3-6 and older readers. Caldecott Medal. 2012.

The Impossible Rescue: The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure DB 75425
5 hours 13 minutes
by Martin W. Sandler
read by Bill Wallace
History. Whaling-ship crews stranded in 1897. For grades 5-8. 2012.

Buffalo Bill Cody DB 75479
4 hours 3 minutes
by Ronald A. Reis
read by Faith Potts
Biography. Biography of Wild West showman. For grades 6-9. Spur Award. 2010.

Annie Oakley DB 75488
2 hours 49 minutes
by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack
read by Faith Potts
Biography. Biography of Wild West sharpshooter. For grades 6-9. 2010.

Native American Library: Apache History and Culture, Cheyenne History and Culture, Mohawk History and Culture, Navajo History and Culture, Nez Perce History and Culture, Sioux History and Culture DB 75654
7 hours 23 minutes
by Helen Dwyer and others read by Kerry Dukin
History. Overview of six tribes highlighting their pasts and presents. For grades 4-7 and older readers. 2012.

Saga of the Sioux: An Adaptation from Dee Brown's Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee DB 75663
5 hours 0 minutes
by Dwight Jon Zimmerman
read by Bill Burton
History. Conquest of the West from American Indians' perspective. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2011.

Librarian on the Roof! A True Story DB 75685
0 hours 15 minutes
by M.G. King
read by Faith Potts
History. Librarian RoseAleta's effort to raise funds for books. For grades K-3. 2010.

National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry: Two Hundred Poems with Photographs that Squeak, Soar, and Roar! DB 75692
2 hours 10 minutes
edited by J. Patrick Lewis
read by Catherine Byers
Animals. Poems selected by U.S. children's poet laureate. For grades 2-4 and older readers. 2012.

Julie Andrews' Treasury for All Seasons: Poems and Songs to Celebrate the Year DB 75786
2 hours 52 minutes
compiled by Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton
read by Mitzi Friedlander
Poetry. Collection of poems and songs by various writers. For grades 2-4 and older readers. 2012.

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Children: Fiction

The Day of the Pelican DB 71578
4 hours 24 minutes
by Katherine Paterson
read by Tavia Gilbert
Historical Fiction. Family escapes from Kosovo to Vermont. For grades 5-8. Commercial audiobook. 2009.

My Life as a Book DB 72079
2 hours 18 minutes
by Janet Tashjian
read by Mike Stefanelli
Family. Teen boy uncovers a family secret. For grades 5-8. 2010.

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-Made Catastrophes DB 72210
2 hours 41 minutes
by Lenore Look
read by Joe Peck
Friendship. Alvin is invited to a GIRL's birthday party. For grades 2-4. 2010.

Bobby the Brave (Sometimes) DB 72254
2 hours 32 minutes
by Lisa Yee
read by Brian Conn
Family. Misunderstandings between Bobby and his father. For grades 3-6. Sequel to Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally) (DB 70304). 2010.

Finding Family DB 72423
3 hours 20 minutes
by Tonya Bolden
read by Gail Nelson
Family. Twelve-year-old's discoveries about her family. For grades 4-7. 2010.

What Happened on Fox Street DB 72426
4 hours 54 minutes
by Tricia Springstubb
read by Nona Pipes
Friendship. The summer Mo's neighborhood changes. For grades 3-6. 2010.

A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story DB 72438
2 hours 46 minutes
by Linda Sue Park
read by Suzanne Toren
Historical Fiction. Sudanese refugee starts well project. For grades 5-8. Some violence. 2010.

Pegasus DB 72491
12 hours 46 minutes
by Robin McKinley
read by Kristin Allison
Fantasy. Princess and pegasus bond. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2010.

Lawn Boy Returns DB 72500
1 hour 37 minutes
by Gary Paulsen
read by Tom Parks
Adventure. Money complicates lawn boy's life. For grades 5-8. Sequel to Lawn Boy (DB/RC 65342). Commercial audiobook. 2010.

Judy Moody, Girl Detective DB 72512
2 hours 2 minutes
by Megan McDonald
read by Laura Giannarelli
Mystery. Police dog in training goes missing. For grades 2-4. 2010.

A Web of Air DB 72552
8 hours 20 minutes
by Philip Reeve
read by Marni Penning
Science Fiction. Danger stalks flying-machine builders. For grades 6-9. Sequel to Fever Crumb (DB 71674). 2010.

Like the Willow Tree: The Diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce DB 72553
4 hours 32 minutes
by Lois Lowry
read by Margaret Strom
Historical Fiction. Orphaned siblings raised by Shakers. For grades 4-7. 2011.

Heart of a Samurai: Based on the True Story of Manjiro Nakahama DB 72560
6 hours 16 minutes
by Margi Preus
read by Robert Sams
Historical Fiction. Japanese boy rescued by American whalers. For grades 5-8. Newbery Honor. 2010.

A Nest for Celeste: A Story about Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home DB 72567
3 hours 25 minutes
by Henry Cole
read by Margaret Strom
Animals. Mouse's adventures searching for a home. For grades 3-6. 2010.

Ninth Ward DB 72604
4 hours 37 minutes
by Jewell Parker Rhodes
read by Nona Pipes
General. Surviving hurricane Katrina. For grades 4-7. Coretta Scott King Honor. 2010.

The Fat Boy Chronicles: Inspired by a True Story DB 72609
6 hours 38 minutes
by Michael Buchanan and Diane Lang
read by J.P. Linton
School. Obese teen decides to change. For grades 6-9. 2010.

Trixie Belden: The Secret of the Mansion, The Red Trailer Mystery, The Gatehouse Mystery DB 72733
14 hours 35 minutes
by Julie Campbell
read by Kristin Allison
Mystery and Detective. First three Trixie Belden mysteries. For grades 4-7. 1951.

Jasper Dash and the Flame-Pits of Delaware: A Pals in Peril Tale DB 72734
7 hours 38 minutes
by M.T. Anderson
read by Erik Sandvold
Mystery and Detective. Mystery in the mountains. For grades 5-8. Sequel to The Clue of the Linoleum Lederhosen (DB/RC 63656). 2009.

Stravaganza: City of Ships DB 72740
9 hours 21 minutes
by Mary Hoffman
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Fantasy. Teen girl becomes a time traveler. For grades 6-9. Sequel to Stravaganza: City of Secrets (DB/RC 67936). 2010.

Princess Posey and the First Grade Parade: Princess Posey, Book 1 DB 72754
0 hours 27 minutes
by Stephanie Greene
read by Anne Hancock
School. Starting first grade. For preschool-grade 2. 2010.

Starfish DB 72755
6 hours 15 minutes
by James Crowley
read by Guy Williams
Historical Fiction. Blackfeet Indian kids resist assimilation. For grades 5-8. Some violence. 2010.

Lady Margaret's Ghost: A Felicity Mystery DB 72756
2 hours 54 minutes
by Elizabeth McDavid Jones
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Historical Fiction. Felicity receives a box of haunted heirlooms. For grades 3-6. 2009.

Sophie Simon Solves Them All DB 72763
1 hour 47 minutes
by Lisa Graff
read by Anne Hancock
Friendship. Genius Sophie helps out classmates. For grades 3-6. 2010.

Hero DB 72779
6 hours 20 minutes
by Mike Lupica
read by Erik Sandvold
Fantasy. Teen possesses special powers. For grades 6-9. 2010.

Wish DB 72788
4 hours 5 minutes
by Joseph Monninger
read by Kristin Allison
Family. Boy with cystic fibrosis swims with sharks. For grades 6-9. 2010.

The Unicorn's Tale: Nathaniel Fludd, Beastologist, Book 4 DB 72945
2 hours 48 minutes
by R.L. LaFevers
read by Erik Sandvold
Adventure. Nate looks for parents and nurses unicorn. For grades 3-6. 2011.

Theodosia and the Last Pharaoh DB 72948
8 hours 13 minutes
by R.L. LaFevers
read by Kristin Allison
Adventure. Trip to Egypt to return the Emerald Tablet. For grades 4-7. 2011.

Close to Famous DB 73023
4 hours 17 minutes
by Joan Bauer
read by Mare Trevathan
Friendship. Girl longs to be TV chef and learn to read. For grades 5-8. 2011.

Middleworld: The Jaguar Stones, Book 1 DB 73032
12 hours 7 minutes
by Jon Voelkel and Pamela Craik Voelkel
read by Guy Williams
Adventure. Max's archaeologist parents go missing. For grades 5-8. 2010.

Daughter of Winter DB 73089
6 hours 24 minutes
by Pat Lowery Collins
read by Kate Rudd
Historical Fiction. Runaway girl saved by Wampanoag woman. For grades 4-7. Commercial audiobook. 2010.

The Unusual Suspects: The Sisters Grimm, Book 2 DB 74068
7 hours 5 minutes
by Michael Buckley
read by Celeste Lawson
Adventure. Sisters investigate teacher's murder. For grades 3-6. 2007.

The Problem Child: The Sisters Grimm, Book 3 DB 74071
6 hours 45 minutes
by Michael Buckley
read by Celeste Lawson
Adventure. Uncle helps sisters seek kidnapped parents. For grades 3-6. 2006.

The Silver Bowl DB 74223
6 hours 31 minutes
by Diane Stanley
read by Nicola Daval
Fantasy. Castle servant shields prince from curse. For grades 5-8. 2011.

The Hardy Boys: The Wailing Siren Mystery, The Secret of Wildcat Swamp, The Crisscross Shadow DB 75141
11 hours 49 minutes
by Franklin W. Dixon
read by Graham Halstead
Mystery. For grades 3-6 and older readers. 1951.

The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Chinese Junk, The Viking Symbol Mystery, The Mystery of the Aztec Warrior DB 75246
12 hours 38 minutes
by Franklin W. Dixon
read by Graham Halstead
Mystery. Three mysteries. For grades 3-6 and older readers. 1960.

The Hardy Boys: The Clue of the Hissing Serpent, The Mysterious Caravan, The Witchmaster's Key DB 75310
11 hours 37 minutes
by Franklin W. Dixon
read by Guy Williams
Mystery. Three mysteries. For grades 3-6 and older readers. 1974.

No Passengers beyond This Point DB 75379
6 hours 40 minutes
by Gennifer Choldenko
read by Nona Pipes
Adventure. Siblings end up in a dreamland. For grades 5-8. 2011.

Wildwood: The Wildwood Chronicles, Book 1 DB 75397
15 hours 37 minutes
by Colin Meloy
read by Laura Giannarelli
Fantasy. Girl's baby brother taken to magical woods. For grades 4-7. 2011.

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How Rocket Learned to Read DB 75409
0 hours 10 minutes
by Tad Hills
read by Guy Williams
Very Young Readers. Bird teaches dog. For preschool-grade 2 and older readers. 2010.

The Mark of Athena: The Heroes of Olympus, Book 3 DB 75463
15 hours 39 minutes
by Rick Riordan
read by Jill Fox
Adventure. Impending war and reunion with Percy. For grades 4-7. 2012.

Liar and Spy DB 75502
5 hours 45 minutes
by Rebecca Stead
read by Saskia Maarleveld
Friendship. New kid befriends boy who is a self-appointed spy. For grades 6-9. 2012.

Breathing Room DB 75537
3 hours 57 minutes
by Marsha Hayles
read by Kristin Allison
Historical Fiction. Thirteen-year-old Evvy battles tuberculosis in a sanatorium. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2012.

The Great Unexpected DB 75540
4 hours 40 minutes
by Sharon Creech
read by Gabriella Cavallero
Friendship. Orphan girls search for answers about a mysterious boy. For grades 5-8. 2012.

Grounded DB 75541
3 hours 32 minutes
by Kate Klise
read by Mare Trevathan
Family. Twelve-year-old investigates her aunt's shady suitor. For grades 4-7. 2010.

True Legend DB 75549
6 hours 49 minutes
by Mike Lupica
read by Alec Volz
Sports. School basketball star learns that fame comes with issues. For grades 6-9. 2012.

"Who Could That Be at This Hour?" All the Wrong Questions, Book 1 DB 75613
4 hours 7 minutes
by Lemony Snicket
read by Joe Peck
Adventure. A mysterious note sets the young Lemony Snicket off on an adventure. For grades 3-6 and older readers. 2012.

Lulu and the Duck in the Park DB 75650
1 hour 6 minutes
by Hilary McKay
read by Margaret Strom
Animals. Animal lover Lulu brings a duck egg to school. For grades 2-4. 2011.

Deadweather and Sunrise: The Chronicles of Egg, Book 1 DB 75681
8 hours 14 minutes
by Geoff Rodkey
read by Guy Williams
Adventure. Egg runs from a villain in search of a treasure. Some violence. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 2012.

Dark Lord, the Early Years DB 75720
6 hours 27 minutes
by Jamie Thomson
read by Andy Pyle
Fantasy. The evil Dark Lord ends up in the body of a young boy. For grades 4-7 and older readers. 2011.

Max Cassidy: Escape from Shadow Island DB 75721
5 hours 24 minutes
by Paul Adam
read by Jack Fox
Adventure. Max uses escapologist skills to clear his mother of murder. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 2009.

Bongo Fishing DB 75724
4 hours 37 minutes
by Thacher Hurd
read by Bruce Huntey
Science Fiction. Friendly alien Sam invites Jason to go fishing. For grades 4-7. 2011.

Ungifted DB 75727
5 hours 47 minutes
by Gordon Korman
read by Alec Volz
School. Troublemaker Donovan is sent to an exclusive school by mistake. For grades 5-8. 2012.

Goblin Secrets DB 75781
5 hours 26 minutes
by William Alexander
read by Andy Pyle
Fantasy. Boy in search of his brother joins a goblin acting troupe. For grades 4-7 and older readers. National Book Award. 2012.

Amber Brown Is Green with Envy DB 75823
2 hours 9 minutes
by Paula Danziger
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Family. Girl feels left out from her parents' decisions. For grades 2-4. 2003.

What a Trip, Amber Brown DB 75872
0 hours 15 minutes
by Paula Danziger
read by Madelyn Buzzard
Friendship. Best friends Amber and Justin go on vacation together. For grades K-3 and older readers. 2001.

Foreign Language Books

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Spanish Language

Los Nacimientos: Memoria del Fuego, Volumen 1 (Genesis: Memory of Fire, Volume 1) DB 70976
12 horas 21 minutos
por Eduardo Galeano
leído por María Pino
Historia de América Latina hasta el siglo decimoséptimo. Algunas descripciones de violencia. 1982.

Las Caras y las Máscaras: Memoria del Fuego, Volumen 2 (Faces and Masks: Memory of Fire, Volume 2) DB 70977
12 horas 44 minutos
por Eduardo H. Galeano
leído por María Pino
Historia de América Latina desde 1701 hasta 1900. Algunas descripciones de violencia. 1984.

El Siglo del Viento: Memoria del Fuego, Volumen 3 (Century of the Wind: Memory of Fire, Volume 3) DB 70978
13 horas 36 minutos
por Eduardo H. Galeano
leído por María Pino
Historia de América Latina desde 1900 hasta 1986. Algunas descripciones de violencia. 1986.

Las Cincuenta Grandes Mentiras de la Historia (The Fifty Greatest Lies of History) DB 70982
10 horas 8 minutos
por Bernd Ingmar Gutberlet
leído por Juan Ramírez
Investiga episodios históricos controversiales. 2008.

Mi Encuentro Con los Grandes (My Encounter with the Greatest) DB 70990
6 horas 10 minutos
por Mara Patricia Castañeda
leído por Adriana Sananes
Presentadora de televisión mexicana reúne entrevistas. 2010.

Las Valkirias (The Valkyries) DB 70995
4 horas 51 minutos
por Paulo Coelho
leído por Jorge Pupo
Paulo y su esposa Chris se embarcan en una aventura extraña. 2010.

Yo No Vengo a Decir un Discurso (I Didn't Come to Make a Speech) DB 71000
4 horas 0 minutos
por Gabriel García Márquez
leído por Juan Ramírez
Una selección de discursos por el famoso autor colombiano. 2010.

Un Mundo sin Fin (World without End) DB 72996
56 horas 8 minutos
por Ken Follett
leído por Walter Krochmal
Kingsbridge se enfrenta con la Peste Negra. Secuela de Los Pilares de la Tierra (DB 70968). Algunas descripciones de violencia y de índole sexual. 1990.

En Llamas (Catching Fire) DB 74971
12 horas 28 minutos
por Suzanne Collins
leído por Maria Fernanda Lloreda
Una rebelión ha comenzado en Panem: Katniss y Peeta se ven obligados a competir en otro concurso "Juegos del Hambre". Para los lectores de alta secundaria y mayores. Continuación de Los Juegos del Hambre (DB 74957). Algunas descripciones de violencia. 2009.

Entre Líneas: El Cuento o La Vida (Between the Lines: The Story or Life) DB 74975
3 horas 31 minutos
por Luis Landero
leído por Jorge Pupo
Un profesor de edad mediana mira hacia atrás. 2001.

Chicharito: La Historia de Javier Hernández (Chicharito: The Javier Hernández Story) DB 74977
2 horas 35 minutos
por Charles Samuel
leído por Paul Gamache
Narra el ascenso del gran jugador del fútbol internacional. 2012.

Hijo de Hamás (Son of Hamas) DB 74978
10 horas 4 minutos
por Mosab Hassan Yousef y Ron Brackin
leído por Walter Krochmal
Hijo de un prominente líder palestino traza su evolución gradual del radicalismo islámico al cristianismo. Algunas descripciones de violencia. 2011.

San Juan: Ciudad Soñada (San Juan: Memoir of a City) DB 74980
5 horas 31 minutos
por Edgardo Rodríguez Juliá
leído por Juan Carlos Rueda
Novelista evoca el capital de Puerto Rico. 2005.

Sinsajo (Mockingjay) DB 74983
13 horas 0 minutos
por Suzanne Collins
leído por Maria Fernanda Lloreda
Katniss Everdeen acepta ser el líder symbólico de la rebelión. Continuación de En Llamas (DB 74971). Para alumnos de secundaria. Algunas descripciones de violencia. 2010.

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Audio Magazines

For a free subscription to these magazines, contact your cooperating library.

American History (bimonthly)
Analog Science Fiction and Fact (10 issues)
Asimov's Science Fiction (10 issues)
The Atlantic Monthly (10 issues)
Das Beste aus Reader's Digest (German; 12 issues)
Bon Appétit (monthly)
Consumer Reports (monthly)
Contemporary Sound Track: A Review of Pop, Jazz, Rock, and Country(bimonthly)
Cricket (for children, on one cassette with National Geographic Kids; 9 issues)
Diabetes Forecast (monthly)
Discover (10 issues)
Ebony (11 issues)
The Economist (51 issues)
Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine (10 issues)
Foreign Affairs (6 issues)
France-Amérique (French; 11 issues)
Good Housekeeping (monthly)
Health and Nutrition Newsletters (includes The Johns Hopkins Medical Letter—Health after Fifty, Mayo Clinic Health Letter, and Nutrition Action Healthletter; monthly)
Horticulture (6 issues)
Magazine of the Month (monthly)
Money (11 or 12 issues)
The Musical Mainstream (quarterly)
The Nation (42 issues)
National Geographic (monthly)
National Geographic Kids (for children and teens, on one cassette with Cricket; 10 issues)
National Review (24 issues)
The New York Times Book Review (weekly)
Odyssey (9 issues)
Outdoor Life (10 issues)
People (51 issues)
People en Español (Spanish; 11 issues)
Piano Technicians Journal (monthly)
QST (monthly)
Quarterly Music Magazine (quarterly)
Smart Computing (monthly)
Sound & Vision (8 issues)
Spider (for children; 9 issues)
Sports Illustrated (51 issues)
Sports Illustrated Kids (11 issues)
Talking Book Topics (bimonthly, also contains selections from NLS News irregularly)
Travel & Leisure (monthly)
True West (monthly)
Vanidades (Spanish; 11 issues)
The Week (48 issues)
The Writer (12 issues)
Young Adult Magazine of the Month (monthly)

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Posted on 2014-12-02