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FICTION AUDIOBOOK DOWNLOADS
|Personal: A Jack Reacher Novel|
2014-09 - Delacorte Press
9780804178747 Check Our CatalogJack Reacher returns in the latest fast-moving, action-packed, suspenseful book from #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Lee Child.
"You can leave the army, but the army doesn't leave you. Not always. Not completely, "notes Jack Reacher--and sure enough, the retired military cop is soon pulled back into service. This time, for the State Department and the CIA.
Someone has taken a shot …More
Mandel, Emily St John
Author St John Mandel, Emily
2014-09 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385353304 Check Our CatalogAn audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, "Station Eleven "tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity.
One snowy night Arthur Leander, a famous actor, has a heart attack onstage during a …More
|Edge of Eternity: Book Three of the Century Trilogy|
2014-09 - Dutton Books
9780525953098 Check Our CatalogKen Follett's Century Trilogy follows the fortunes of five intertwined families--American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh--as they make their way through the twentieth century. It has been called "potent, engrossing" ("Publishers Weekly") and "truly epic" ("Huffington Post"). "USA Today "said, "You actually feel like you're there."
"Edge of Eternity," the finale, covers one of the most …More
2014-09 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307956996 Check Our CatalogFrom "one of the great American writers of our time" ("Los Angeles Times Book Review")-a brilliant crime/historical novel, and his largest, most accessible novel yet: a pulse-pounding, as-it-happens narrative that unfolds in Los Angeles over twenty-three days beginning on December 6, 1941.
The Japanese have bombed Pearl Harbor. The United States teeters on the edge of war. The roundup of …More
Author Ledwidge, Michael
2014-09 - Little Brown and Company
9780316211048 Check Our CatalogDetective Michael Bennett finally returns to New York City--and to the most unsettling, horrific case of his career.
At last, Detective Michael Bennett and his family are coming home to New York City. Thanks to Bennett, the ruthless crime lord whose vengeful mission forced the Bennett family into hiding has been brought down for good.
Back in the city that never sleeps, Bennett takes over …More
2014-08 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455581122 Check Our CatalogFrom #1 New York Times best-selling author Sandra Brown comes a heart-pounding story of survival, that takes the age-old question, "Does the end justify the means?" and turns it on its head.
Dr. Emory Charbonneau, a pediatrician and marathon runner, disappears on a mountain road in North Carolina. By the time her husband Jeff, miffed over a recent argument, reports her missing, the trail has …More
|Private Down Under|
Author White, Michael
2014-08 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455529780 Check Our CatalogThe world's most exclusive detective agency opens a new office - in Australia
With the best detectives in the business, cutting edge technology and offices around the globe, there is no investigation company quite like Private. Now, at a glittering launch party overlooking the iconic Opera House, Private Sydney throws open its doors . . .
Craig Gisto and his newly formed team have barely …More
2014-08 - Simon & Schuster
9781476755410 Check Our CatalogIn her first epic romantic novel since "The Thorn Birds," Colleen McCullough weaves a sweeping story of two sets of twins--all trained as nurses, but each with her own ambitions--stepping into womanhood in 1920s and 30s Australia.
Because they are two sets of twins, the four Latimer sisters are as close as can be. Yet these vivacious young women each have their own dreams for themselves: Edda …More
|The Long Way Home: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel|
2014-08 - Minotaur Books
9781250022066 Check Our Catalog
Happily retired in the village of Three Pines, Armand Gamache, former Chief Inspector of Homicide with the Surete du Quebec, has found a peace he'd only imagined possible. On warm summer mornings he sits on a bench holding a small book, " The Balm in Gilead, " in his large hands. "There is a balm in Gilead," his neighbor Clara Morrow reads from the dust jacket, "to make the wounded whole."…More
|The Paying Guests|
2014-09 - Riverhead Books
9781594633119 Check Our CatalogFrom the bestselling author of "The Little Stranger "and "Fingersmith," an enthralling novel about a widow and her daughter who take a young couple into their home in 1920s London.
It is 1922, and London is tense. Ex-servicemen are disillusioned; the out-of-work and the hungry are demanding change. And in South London, in a genteel Camberwell villa--a large, silent house now bereft of …More
2014-09 - Little Brown and Company
9780316370134 Check Our CatalogShe calls herself Ash, but that's not her real name. She is a farmer's faithful wife, but she has left her husband to don the uniform of a Union soldier in the Civil War. NEVERHOME tells the harrowing story of Ash Thompson during the battle for the South. Through bloodshed and hysteria and heartbreak, she becomes a hero, a folk legend, a madwoman and a traitor to the American cause.
2014-08 - Random House
9781400068173 Check Our CatalogFrom Susan Vreeland, bestselling author of such acclaimed novels as "Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Luncheon of the Boating Party, "and" Clara and Mr. Tiffany, "comes a richly imagined story of a woman's awakening in the south of Vichy France--to the power of art, to the beauty of provincial life, and to love in the midst of war.
In 1937, young Lisette Roux and her husband, Andre, move from Paris to …More
|Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good: The New Mitford Novel|
2014-09 - Putnam Adult
9780399167447 Check Our CatalogAfter five hectic years of retirement from Lord's Chapel, Father Tim Kavanagh returns with his wife, Cynthia, from a so-called pleasure trip tot he land of his Irish ancestors. While glad to be at home in Mitford, something is definitely missing: a pulpit. But when he's offered one, he decides he doesn't want it. Maybe he's lost his passion. …More
2014-08 - Ecco Press
9780062306814 Check Our Catalog
On a brisk autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant trader Johannes Brandt. But her new home, while splendorous, is not welcoming. Johannes is kind yet distant, always locked in his study or at his warehouse office-leaving Nella alone with his sister, the sharp-tongued and forbidding Marin.
But Nella's …More
2014-09 - St. Martin's Press
9781250028419 Check Our CatalogTwenty-three years ago, Misty Banner was brutally slashed to death in her home in Virtue Falls, Washington. Her husband was convicted of the murder. Their four year old daughter Elizabeth witnessed the crime, but has no memory of the killing. Now, two decades later, Elizabeth is back in Virtue Falls. She soon discovers her father is innocent. The real killer is still out there. And her …More
|Love Letters: A Rose Harbor Novel|
2014-08 - Ballantine Books
9780553391138 Check Our Catalog"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
In this enchanting novel set at Cedar Cove's cozy Rose Harbor Inn, Debbie Macomber celebrates the power of love--and a well-timed love letter--to inspire hope and mend a broken heart.
Summer is a busy season at the inn, so proprietor Jo Marie Rose and handyman Mark Taylor have spent a lot of time together keeping the property running. Despite some folks' …More
NONFICTION AUDIOBOOK DOWNLOADS
|What I Know for Sure|
2014-09 - Flatiron Books
9781250054050 Check Our CatalogAs a creative force, student of the human heart and soul, and champion of living the life you want, Oprah Winfrey stands alone. Over the years, she has made history with a legendary talk show - the highest-rated program of its kind, launched her own television network, become the nation's only African-American billionaire, and been awarded both an honorary degree by Harvard University and the …More
|What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions|
2014-09 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
9780544272996 Check Our CatalogFrom the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe's iconic webcomic. His stick-figure drawings about science, technology, language, and love have an enormous, dedicated following, as do his deeply researched answers to his fans' strangest …More
|Dr. Mutter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine|
O'Keefe Aptowicz, Cristin
Author Aptowicz, Cristin O'Keefe
2014-09 - Gotham Books
9781592408702 Check Our CatalogA mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery and founded the country's most famous museum of medical oddities
Imagine undergoing an operation without anesthesia performed by a surgeon who refuses to sterilize his tools--or even wash his hands. This was the world of medicine when Thomas Dent Mutter began his trailblazing career as …More
|Killing Patton: The Strange Death of World War II's Most Audacious General|
Author Dugard, Martin
2014-09 - Henry Holt & Company
9780805096682 Check Our Catalog
Readers around the world have thrilled to "Killing Lincoln, Killing Kennedy," and "Killing Jesus"--riveting works of nonfiction that journey into the heart of the most famous murders in history. Now from Bill O'Reilly, anchor of "The O'Reilly Factor," comes the most epic book of all in this multimillion-selling series: "Killing Patton."
General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious …More
|Augustus: The Life of Rome's First Emperor|
2007-10 - Random House Trade
9780812970586 Check Our CatalogThe bestselling author of "Cicero" provides a spellbinding and intimate account of Augustus, the man who fashioned the greatest empire in the history of the world.…More
|The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery|
2014-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316182348 Check Our CatalogEarly studies of the functions of the human brain used a simple method: wait for misfortune to strike-strokes, seizures, infectious diseases, lobotomies, horrendous accidents-and see how the victim coped. In many cases survival was miraculous, and observers could only marvel at the transformations that took place afterward, altering victims' personalities. An injury to one section can leave a …More