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It by King, Stephen, 1947- author.

It

It is a small city, a place as hauntingly familiar as your own hometown. Only, in Derry, the haunting is real. They were just kids when they first stumbled upon the horror. Now they are grown-up men and women who have gone out into the big world to gain success and happiness. But none of them can withstand the force that has drawn them back to Derry to face the nightmare without an end, the evil without a name.

May 25, 2015
In defense of a liberal education by Zakaria, Fareed, author, narrator.

In defense of a liberal education

Argues for the virtues of a liberal arts education even as cultural trends are moving toward skill-based education, citing such benefits as the ability to write, express oneself, think critically, be creative, communicate, and learn as the indispensible gifts of liberal education.

May 19, 2015
I must say - my life as a humble comedy legend by Short, Martin, 1950-

I must say - my life as a humble comedy legend

This deeply private man brings listeners into the circle of his family life, from raising his children to the legendary parties he and his wife hosted in their Los Angeles home. He recounts the pain of losing a brother and both parents by the time he was twenty, and of the devastating death of Nancy, his wife of thirty years, in 2010. Despite the hardships, Short's life has been full of laughter, and he remains perennially upbeat.

May 19, 2015
How to win friends and influence people by Carnegie, Dale, 1888-1955, author.

How to win friends and influence people

For 75 years, the rock-solid, time-tested advice in Dale Carnegie's How to Win Friends and Influence People has carried thousands of now-famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. With this truly phenomical audio, you'll learn: The six ways to make people like you; The twelve ways to win people to your way of thinking; The nine ways to change people without arousing resentment. And much, much more! Plus, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of this landmark book,

May 19, 2015
How to speak money - what the money people say--and what it really means by Lanchester, John.

How to speak money - what the money people say--and what it really means

Lanchester shows how the world of finance and economics really works--from the terms and conditions of a personal checking account to the evasions of bankers appearing in front of Congress. He reveals how the language of money is often a tool to conceal and mislead; he explains hundreds of common economic terms, from GDP to the IMF, amortization and securitization to collateralized debt obligation.

May 25, 2015
How to build a girl a novel by Moran, Caitlin, 1975-

How to build a girl a novel

It's 1990. Johanna Morrigan, fourteen, has shamed herself so badly on local TV that she decides that there's no point in being Johanna anymore and reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde, fast-talking, hard-drinking Gothic hero and full-time Lady Sex Adventurer. But what happens when Johanna realizes she's built Dolly with a fatal flaw? Is a box full of records, a wall full of posters and a head full of paperbacks, enough to build a girl after all?

May 25, 2015
Heirs to forgotten kingdoms by Russell, Gerard

Heirs to forgotten kingdoms

May 25, 2015
Gretel and the dark by Granville, Eliza, author.

Gretel and the dark

In 1899 Vienna, celebrated psychoanalyst Josef Breuer is about to encounter his strangest case yet: a mysterious, beautiful woman who claims to have no name, no feelings--to be, in fact, a machine. Intrigued, he tries to fathom the roots of her disturbance. Years later, in Nazi-controlled Germany, Krysta plays alone while her papa works in the menacingly strange infirmary next door. Young, innocent, and fiercely stubborn, she retreats into a world of fairy tales, unable to see the danger closing

May 25, 2015
Greatest knight by Asbridge, Thomas

Greatest knight

May 25, 2015
Great and terrible king by Morris, Marc

Great and terrible king

May 25, 2015
God's bankers - a history of money and power at the Vatican by Posner, Gerald L., author.

God's bankers - a history of money and power at the Vatican

A magnificent investigation nine years in the making, this book traces the political intrigue and inner workings of the Catholic Church. Decidedly not about faith, belief in God, or religious doctrine, this book is about the church2s accumulation of wealth and its byzantine entanglements with financial markets across the world. Told through 200 years of prelates, bishops, cardinals, and the Popes who oversee it all, Gerald Posner uncovers an eyebrow-raising account of money and power.

May 19, 2015
Gifted hands - the Ben Carson story - with a letter to the listener from Ben's mother by Carson, Ben.

Gifted hands - the Ben Carson story - with a letter to the listener from Ben's mother

Ben Carson has been beating the odds since he was a child. Raised in inner-city Detroit, Ben lacked motivation. He had terrible grades. And a pathological temper threatened to put him in jail. But Sonya Carson convinced her son he could make something of his life. Trust in God, a relentless belief in his own capabilities, and sheer determination catapulted Ben from failing grades to the directorship of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

May 19, 2015
Fizz - harness the power of word of mouth marketing to drive brand growth by Wright, Ted, 1967- author.

Fizz - harness the power of word of mouth marketing to drive brand growth

It may not be the oldest profession, but word of mouth is the oldest form of marketing. It's also the most effective. Now, however, it's being executed in ways that are methodical, replicable, and consistent. In our summary of Fizz, you'll learn everything you need to know to create, drive, measure, and leverage word of mouth for maximum impact on the bottom line. Develop and test your brand's stories for maximum word of mouth impact: Build a reliable communications network to deliver your messa

May 25, 2015
Falling into place by Zhang, Amy, 1996- author.

Falling into place

On the day Liz Emerson tries to die, they had reviewed Newton's laws of motion in physics class. Then, after school, she put them into practice by running her Mercedes off the road. Why? Why did Liz Emerson decide that the world would be better off without her? Why did she give up? Vividly told by an unexpected narrator, this heartbreaking and nonlinear novel pieces together the short and devastating life of Meridian High's most popular junior girl. How do we impact one another? How do our actio

May 25, 2015
Empire of sin - a story of sex, jazz, murder, and the battle for modern New Orleans by Krist, Gary, author.

Empire of sin - a story of sex, jazz, murder, and the battle for modern New Orleans

From bestselling author Gary Krist, a vibrant and immersive account of New Orleans' other civil war. -- This early-twentieth-century battle centers on one man: Tom Anderson, the undisputed czar of the city's Storyville vice district, who fights desperately to keep his empire intact as it faces onslaughts from all sides.

May 25, 2015
Elvenblood by Norton, Andre.

Elvenblood

The reclusive elvenlord Kyrtian finds himself caught in the conflict between some of the powerful elvenlords and their rebellious sons and embarks on a quest to find the Great Portal, his own missing father, and the secret of his origins.

May 25, 2015
Eighth grave after dark by Jones, Darynda, author.

Eighth grave after dark

With twelve hellhounds after her, pregnant Charley Davidson takes refuge at the only place she thinks they can't get to her: the grounds of an abandoned convent. But after months of being cooped up there, Charley is ready to pop. Both metaphorically and literally since she is now roughly the size of a beached whale. Fortunately, a new case has captured her attention, one that involves a murder on the very grounds the team has taken shelter upon.

May 25, 2015
Effable by Branum, Guy, author, performer.

Effable

The debut comedy album from the former writer for Chelsea Lately.

May 25, 2015
Echo - a novel by Ryan, Pam Muñoz.

Echo - a novel

Lost in the Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and finds himself entwined in a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica--and decades later three children, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California find themselves caught up in the same thread of destiny in the darkest days of the twentieth century, struggling to keep their families intact, and tied together by the music of the same harmonica.

May 19, 2015
E² nine do-it-yourself energy experiments that prove your thoughts create your reality by Grout, Pam.

E² nine do-it-yourself energy experiments that prove your thoughts create your reality

Pam Grout provides simple experiments to prove once and for all that reality is malleable, that consciousness trumps matter, and that people can shape their lives with their mind.

May 25, 2015