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The Great Psychedelic Armadillo Picnic A "Walk" in Austin, Kinky Friedman

The Great Psychedelic Armadillo P...

by Kinky Friedman

Rent: $6.99

Kinky Friedman, the original Texas Jew boy, guides readers through the sights, sounds, fo...

Unabridged: 3 hr 4 min
Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Published: 07/08/2004
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Time and Tide A Walk Through Nantucket, Frank Conroy

Time and Tide

by Frank Conroy

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Frank Conroy first visited Nantucket with a gang of college friends in 1955. They came on...

Abridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Frank Conroy
Published: 04/06/2004
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Local Wonders Seasons in the Bohemian Alps, Ted Kooser

Local Wonders

by Ted Kooser

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Ted Kooser describes with exquisite detail and humor the place he calls home in the rolli...

Unabridged: 6 hr 21 min
Narrator: Ted Kooser
Published: 08/06/2009
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City of the Soul A Walk in Rome, William Murray

City of the Soul

by William Murray

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“One lifetime is not enough for Rome,” the famous saying goes, and anyone who...

Unabridged: 2 hr 34 min
Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 12/16/2003
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Steven Raichlens Marthas Vineyard Stories and Recipes from Island Apart, Steven Raichlen

Steven Raichlens Marthas Vineyard...

by Steven Raichlen

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Join celebrated PBS TV host and New York Times bestselling author, Steven Raichlen, for a...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
Narrator: Steven Raichlen
Published: 06/01/2012
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Blues City A Walk in Oakland, Ishmael Reed

Blues City

by Ishmael Reed

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Oakland is a blues city, brawling and husky . . .Often overshadowed by San Francisco, its...

Abridged: 2 hr 6 min
Narrator: Ishmael Reed
Published: 10/21/2003
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Feet on the Street: Rambles Around New Orleans, Roy Blount, Jr.

Feet on the Street:

by Roy Blount, Jr.

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“Betcha I can tell ya / Where ya / Got them shoooes. / Betchadollar, / Betchadollar...

Abridged: 1 hr 55 min
Narrator: Roy Blount, Jr.
Published: 02/01/2005
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Mudlark River Down the Thames with a Victorian Map, Simon Wilcox

Mudlark River

by Simon Wilcox

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The discovery of a Victorian map in a London antiques shop takes Simon Wilcox on a journe...

Unabridged: 9 hr 17 min
Narrator: Simon Wilcox
Published: 08/03/2020
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The Grand Gypsy Around The World With The Circus, Ottavio Canestrelli with Ottavio Gesmundo

The Grand Gypsy

by Ottavio Canestrelli wit...

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What do Adolf Hitler, Mahatma Gandhi, and Ed Sullivan have in common? Ottavio Canestrelli...

Unabridged: 5 hr 2 min
Narrator: Ottavio Gesmundo
Published: 11/26/2020
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Finding 42: Cut The Rope A Soul's Awakening, Benny Mailman

Finding 42: Cut The Rope

by Benny Mailman

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Finding 42, at its core, is an amazing adventure series that will thrust you in...

Unabridged: 6 hr 52 min
The Experiencer Series #1
Narrator: Adam Trupp
Published: 04/14/2021
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Never Drive A Hatchback To Austria (And Other Valuable Life Lessons) The Wonderful Tale of a Brexit Refugee And His Trusty, Troublesome Peugeot, R.A. Dalkey

Never Drive A Hatchback To Austri...

by R.A. Dalkey

Rent: $7.24

If being a grown-up were as simple as holding down a job, buying a reliable car, finding ...

Unabridged: 10 hr 6 min
Narrator: R.A. Dalkey
Published: 09/23/2019
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Jalan-Jalan A Journey of Wanderlust and Motherhood, Margo Weinstein

Jalan-Jalan

by Margo Weinstein

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Can you combine wanderlust and motherhood?Margo Weinstein did.For decades, Margo Weinstei...

Unabridged: 9 hr 5 min
Narrator: Laurel Lefkow
Published: 05/24/2022
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Passports and Pacifiers Traveling the World, One Tantrum at a Time, Kaitlyn Jain

Passports and Pacifiers

by Kaitlyn Jain

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“A parenting memoir and travel guide that will inspire families to have new experie...

Unabridged: 7 hr 44 min
Narrator: Kaitlyn Jain
Published: 07/02/2022
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A Small Place in Italy, Eric Newby

A Small Place in Italy

by Eric Newby

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This book is a lush and beautiful memoir of a very special house and a superb recreation ...

Abridged: 2 hr 53 min
Narrator: Eric Newby
Published: 02/23/2017