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Milk and Honey, Rupi Kaur

Milk and Honey

by Rupi Kaur

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Now on audio! Rupi Kaur reads milk and honey, her New York Times bestselling collection of poetry and prose about survival, the experience of...

Unabridged: 1 hr 6 min
Narrator: Rupi Kaur
Published: 08/16/2016
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Paradise Lost, John Milton

Paradise Lost

by John Milton

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As Vergil had surpassed Homer by adapting the epic form to celebrate the origin of the author’s nation, Milton developed it yet further...

Unabridged: 10 hr 56 min
Narrator: Thomas A. Copeland...
Published: 04/27/2016
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Heart Talk Poetic Wisdom for a Better Life, Cleo Wade

Heart Talk

by Cleo Wade

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A beautifully illustrated book from Cleo Wade—the artist, poet, and speaker who has been called “the Millennial Oprah” by N...

Unabridged: 1 hr 35 min
Narrator: Cleo Wade
Published: 03/06/2018
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Wordsworth Selected Poems, William Wordsworth

Wordsworth

by William Wordsworth

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William Wordsworth (1770 1850) is one of the most popular and enduring of the English poets. His poetry is beloved for its deep feeling, its ...

Unabridged: 3 hr 23 min
Narrator: Frederick Davidson...
Published: 03/08/2012
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And Still I Rise, Maya Angelou

And Still I Rise

by Maya Angelou

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Maya Angelou’s unforgettable collection of poetry lends its name to the documentary film about her life, And Still I Rise, as seen on P...

Unabridged: 22 min
Narrator: Maya Angelou
Published: 11/29/2005
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Love Her Wild Poems, Atticus

Love Her Wild

by Atticus

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The first collection of poetry by Instagram sensation Atticus.Love Her Wild is a collection of new and beloved poems from the poet Atticus, w...

Unabridged: 41 min
Narrator: Atticus
Published: 07/11/2017
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Forever Words The Unknown Poems, Johnny Cash

Forever Words

by Johnny Cash

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A collection of never-before-published poems by Johnny Cash, edited and introduced by Pulitzer-prize winning poet Paul Muldoon with a forewor...

Unabridged: 1 hr 25 min
Narrator: John Carter Cash
Published: 10/09/2018
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The Prophet, Kahlil Gibran

The Prophet

by Kahlil Gibran

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Kahlil Gibran—poet, philosopher, and artist—was born in Lebanon in 1883 but spent his final twenty years of life living in the Un...

Unabridged: 2 hr 48 min
Narrator: Jonathan Reese
Published: 09/01/2008
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Allen Ginsberg Poetry Collection, Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg Poetry Collection

by Allen Ginsberg

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A collection of poems by one of the greatest literary and cultural figures of the 20th centuryUpon the release of his first published work, H...

Unabridged: 3 hr 51 min
Narrator: Allen Ginsberg
Published: 11/23/2004
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Amazing Peace And Other Poems by Maya Angelou, Maya Angelou

Amazing Peace

by Maya Angelou

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In this beautiful, deeply moving poem, Maya Angelou inspires us to embrace the peace and promise of Christmas, so that hope and love can once...

Unabridged: 29 min
Narrator: Maya Angelou
Published: 12/01/2005
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Mind Platter, Najwa Zebian

Mind Platter

by Najwa Zebian

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Mind Platter is a compilation of reflections on life as seen through the eyes of an educator, student, and human who experienced her early da...

Unabridged: 4 hr 32 min
Narrator: Najwa Zebian
Published: 07/23/2019
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Pillow Thoughts II Healing the Heart, Courtney Peppernell

Pillow Thoughts II

by Courtney Peppernell

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Peppernell understands that healing is a process, and Pillow Thoughts II eloquently captures the time and experience that one goes throu...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
Narrator: Courtney Peppernel...
Published: 08/06/2019
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the princess saves herself in this one, Amanda Lovelace

the princess saves herself in thi...

by Amanda Lovelace

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Winner of the 2016 Goodreads Choice Award, the princess saves herself in this one is a collection of poetry about resilience. It is about wri...

Unabridged: 59 min
Narrator: Amanda Lovelace
Published: 01/30/2018
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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Benedict Flynn

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

by Benedict Flynn

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A mysterious knight all in green arrives at King Arthur’s court and issues a bizarre challenge. Gawain answers the knight – ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 14 min
Narrator: Jasper Britton
Published: 11/26/2007
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Billy Collins Live A Performance at the Peter Norton Symphony Space April 20, 2005, Billy Collins

Billy Collins Live

by Billy Collins

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In this exclusive audio publishing event, Billy Collins, former U.S. Poet Laureate, shares an evening of his poetry in a benefit reading for ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 14 min
Narrator: Billy Collins
Published: 08/02/2005
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John Keats Selected Poems, John Keats

John Keats

by John Keats

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One of the most distinctive periods in English poetry was the age of Romanticism, a movement which rebelled against the neoclassical forms an...

Unabridged: 2 hr 50 min
Narrator: Frederick Davidson...
Published: 04/09/2009
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W.B. Yeats Selected Poems, William Butler Yeats

W.B. Yeats

by William Butler Yeats

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William Butler Yeats, the first Irishman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is not only one of the greatest poets of the twentieth centur...

Unabridged: 2 hr 58 min
Narrator: William Sutherland...
Published: 04/14/2011
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The Knopf National Poetry Month(TM) Collection, Various

The Knopf National Poetry Month(T...

by Various

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Since 1998, the Alfred A. Knopf Publishing Group has celebrated National Poetry Month™ by emailing a poem-a-day throughout the month o...

Unabridged: 54 min
Narrator: Various
Published: 03/20/2007
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The Inferno of Dante Translated by Robert Pinsky, Dante Aligheri

The Inferno of Dante

by Dante Aligheri

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Dramatic, intense, and gripping, The Inferno of Dante is an astonishing masterpiece that no listener can afford to miss. Robert Pinsky, the d...

Unabridged: 4 hr 41 min
Divine Comedy #1
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 12/02/2003
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Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson, Emily Dickinson

Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson

by Emily Dickinson

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Four well-known actresses read these poems by one of the greatest American poets of the nineteenth century. Beginning always with particular...

Unabridged: 38 min
Classics Read by Celebrities
Narrator: Glenda Jackson; St...
Published: 07/11/2017
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Emily Dickinson Poems and Letters, Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

by Emily Dickinson

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Emily Dickinson, born in 1830, was the granddaughter of the founder of Amherst College. Except for a few journeys when she was young, Emily l...

Unabridged: 2 hr 9 min
Narrator: Alexandra O'Karma
Published: 01/01/1990
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Autobiography of Red, Anne Carson

Autobiography of Red

by Anne Carson

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The award-winning poet Anne Carson reinvents a genre in Autobiography of Red, a stunning work that is both a novel and a poem, both an unconv...

Unabridged: 3 hr 55 min
Vintage Contemporaries
Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Published: 05/24/2016
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Inferno, Dante Alighieri

Inferno

by Dante Alighieri

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The Inferno is the first part of The Divine Comedy, Dantes epic poem describing man's progress from hell to paradise. In it, the author is lo...

Unabridged: 4 hr 1 min
Divine Comedy
Narrator: Charles Armstrong
Published: 06/26/2018
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Pillow Thoughts III Mending the Mind, Courtney Peppernell

Pillow Thoughts III

by Courtney Peppernell

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A beautifully raw and poignant collection of poetry and prose, Pillow Thoughts III continues the series from poet Courtney Peppernell. Fix yo...

Unabridged: 1 hr 3 min
Narrator: Courtney Peppernel...
Published: 08/06/2019
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Where to Begin A Small Book About Your Power to Create Big Change in Our Crazy World, Cleo Wade

Where to Begin

by Cleo Wade

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Cleo Wade’s second anthology of heartfelt poetry and prose builds on the wisdom of her bestselling book Heart Talk, encouraging you to ...

Unabridged: 57 min
Narrator: Cleo Wade
Published: 10/08/2019
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Please Don't Go Before I Get Better, Madisen Kuhn

Please Don't Go Before I Get Bett...

by Madisen Kuhn

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Discover this exquisite poetry and prose collection about the pains of growing up from the popular millennial Instagram poet, perfect for fan...

Unabridged: 1 hr 48 min
Narrator: Madisen Kuhn
Published: 05/01/2018
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Sparks of Phoenix, Najwa Zebian

Sparks of Phoenix

by Najwa Zebian

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As the phoenix emerges from its ashes, Zebian emerges ablaze in these pages, not only as a survivor of abuse, but as a teacher and healer for...

Unabridged: 1 hr 11 min
Narrator: Najwa Zebian
Published: 03/05/2019
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The Nectar of Pain, Najwa Zebian

The Nectar of Pain

by Najwa Zebian

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In The Nectar of Pain, Zebian sheds light on the feelings and experiences that emerge from a painful heartbreak. She writes that the pro...

Unabridged: 3 hr 7 min
Narrator: Najwa Zebian
Published: 08/27/2019
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Samson Agonistes, John Milton

Samson Agonistes

by John Milton

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Samson Agonistes, the 'dramatic poem' by John Milton, was published in 1671, three years before the poet's death. Written in the form of a Gr...

Unabridged: 1 hr 51 min
Narrator: Iain Glen, and cas...
Published: 01/06/2014
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We Speak Your Names, Pearl Cleage with Zaron W. Burnett, Jr.

We Speak Your Names

by Pearl Cleage with Zaron...

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In the tradition of Maya Angelous Phenomenal Woman, bestselling author Pearl Cleage brings us an inspiring, celebratory poem for all women, d...

Unabridged: 45 min
Narrator: Pearl Cleage
Published: 01/01/2006
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John Donne Selected Poems, John Donne

John Donne

by John Donne

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Although the poet John Donne lived so long ago, some phrases from his writing still linger with us today, such as no man is an island, death,...

Unabridged: 3 hr 7 min
Narrator: Frederick Davidson...
Published: 02/23/2012
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Chasing Down the Dawn, Jewel

Chasing Down the Dawn

by Jewel

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Welcome to a world set to the ever-changing rhythms of an artist's lifeIn Chasing Down the Dawn, recording artist, actress, and bestselling ...

Abridged: 2 hr
Narrator: Jewel
Published: 05/30/2006
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B, Sarah Kay

B

by Sarah Kay

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A whimsical love letter, a shared promise, a thank you note, and a whispered secret to mothers and daughters everywhere. The perfect gift, B...

Unabridged: 8 min
Narrator: Sarah Kay
Published: 08/18/2015
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A Child's Garden of Verses, Robert Louis Stevenson

A Child's Garden of Verses

by Robert Louis Stevenson

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When I am grown to man’s estate. I shall be very proud and great. And tell the other girls and boys. Not to meddle with my toys. Thus r...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
Narrator: Robin Field
Published: 07/01/2010
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W. B. Yeats: Poems, William Yeats

W. B. Yeats: Poems

by William Yeats

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This compelling collection spans Yeats's career: from the poems of his early years, which display his interest in Irish myths and his hopeles...

Unabridged: 1 hr 9 min
Narrator: T.P. McKenna
Published: 10/10/2005
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John Keats: Poems, John Keats

John Keats: Poems

by John Keats

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This well-edited recording contains Keats's most famous works.

Unabridged: 1 hr 23 min
Narrator: Douglas Hodge
Published: 10/10/2005
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Chicken Little A Cautionary Tale, George Bridge

Chicken Little

by George Bridge

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Chicken Little and his feathered friends get all aflutter when something falls on his head and he thinks it must be the sky falling to bits....

Unabridged: 4 min
Narrator: Erin Yuen
Published: 02/23/2016
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The Sonnets, William Shakespeare

The Sonnets

by William Shakespeare

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This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 36 min
Narrator: Frank Muller
Published: 11/12/2012
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Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth, Warsan Shire

Teaching My Mother How to Give Bi...

by Warsan Shire

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What elevates teaching my mother how to give birth, what gives the poems their disturbing brilliance, is Warsan Shire's ability to give simpl...

Unabridged: 30 min
Narrator: Warsan Shire
Published: 04/18/2017
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John Keats, John Keats

John Keats

by John Keats

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Naxos AudioBooks continues its new series of Great Poets – represented by a collection of their most popular poems on one CD ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 6 min
The Great Poets
Narrator: Samuel West, and M...
Published: 11/26/2007
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Robert Burns, Robert Burns

Robert Burns

by Robert Burns

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The 250th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns (1759–1796), one of the most popular of poets, is celebrated in 2009. A pioneer of t...

Unabridged: 1 hr 18 min
The Great Poets
Narrator: Forbes Masson
Published: 01/05/2009
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Purgatorio, Dante Alighieri

Purgatorio

by Dante Alighieri

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Purgatorio is the second part of The Divine Comedy, Dante's epic poem describing man's progress from hell to paradise. Having escaped the Inf...

Unabridged: 3 hr 55 min
Divine Comedy
Narrator: Charles Armstrong
Published: 06/26/2018
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The Carrying, Ada Limon

The Carrying

by Ada Limon

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“Ada Limon’s new collection is her best yet, a much needed shot of if not hope, then perseverance amidst much uncertainty.”...

Unabridged: 1 hr 39 min
Narrator: Ada Limon
Published: 08/13/2018
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American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin, Terrance Hayes

American Sonnets for My Past and ...

by Terrance Hayes

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A powerful, timely, dazzling collection of sonnets from one of America's most acclaimed poets, Terrance Hayes, the National Book Award-winnin...

Unabridged: 1 hr 18 min
Narrator: Terrance Hayes
Published: 05/14/2019
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Tell Me Another Story Poems of You and Me, Emmy Marucci

Tell Me Another Story

by Emmy Marucci

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In Tell Me Another Story, Marucci examines those closest to her—her grandfather, nephew, and husband—as well as those she hardly ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 33 min
Narrator: Emmy Marucci
Published: 10/08/2019
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Love Poems for People with Children, John Kenney

Love Poems for People with Childr...

by John Kenney

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In the spirit of his wildly popular New Yorker pieces and the New York Times bestseller Love Poems for Married People, Thurber-prize winner J...

Unabridged: 49 min
Narrator: John Kenney
Published: 02/04/2020
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Nature Poem, Tommy Pico

Nature Poem

by Tommy Pico

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A book-length poem about how an American Indian writer can't bring himself to write about nature, but is forced to reckon with colonial-white...

Unabridged: 1 hr 19 min
Narrator: Tommy Pico
Published: 04/21/2020
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The Knyghte’s Tale, Geoffrey Chaucer

The Knyghte’s Tale

by Geoffrey Chaucer

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The Knight’s Tale of medieval wars and chivalry is the first tale told to the pilgrims as they set out to Canterbury. It concerns These...

Unabridged: 2 hr 35 min
Narrator: Richard Bebb
Published: 08/01/2006
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Poetry for the Winter Season, Christina Hardyment

Poetry for the Winter Season

by Christina Hardyment

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In November 2005, hundreds of people submitted recordings of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Roger McGough in an attempt to win a prize &nda...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: Read by winners of...
Published: 10/01/2006
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Every Word You Cannot Say, Iain S. Thomas

Every Word You Cannot Say

by Iain S. Thomas

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**I know you don’t want to talk sometimes. Sometimes because it hurts and sometimes because you’re just not supposed to talk abou...

Unabridged: 2 hr
Narrator: Iain S. Thomas
Published: 03/05/2019
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