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Dead White Guys A Father, His Daughter, and the Great Books of the Western World, Matt Burriesci

Dead White Guys

by Matt Burriesci

Rent: $7.96

After his daughter was born prematurely in 2010, Matt Burriesci set out to write a book a...

Unabridged: 9 hr 11 min
Narrator: Lloyd James
Published: 05/12/2015
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The Storytelling Animal How Stories Make Us Human, Jonathan Gottschall

The Storytelling Animal

by Jonathan Gottschall

Rent: $7.99

Humans live in landscapes of make-believe. We spin fantasies. We devour novels, films, an...

Unabridged: 5 hr 32 min
Narrator: Kris Koscheski
Published: 09/24/2012
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The Reading Life The Joy of Seeing New Worlds Through Others' Eyes, C. S. Lewis

The Reading Life

by C. S. Lewis

Rent: $7.99

The revered teacher and bestselling author reflects on the power, importance, and joy of ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 11 min
Narrator: John Lee
Published: 10/15/2019
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Is Shakespeare Dead? From my Autobiography, Mark Twain

Is Shakespeare Dead?

by Mark Twain

Rent: $5.98

Is Shakespeare Dead? is a short, semi-autobiographical work by American humorist Samuel C...

Unabridged: 3 hr 3 min
Narrator: Robin Field
Published: 11/01/2012
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Ex Libris Confessions of a Common Reader, Anne Fadiman

Ex Libris

by Anne Fadiman

Rent: $7.49

Anyone who has ever loved a book will relish this playful, yet deeply literate collection...

Unabridged: 4 hr 17 min
Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Published: 02/07/2008
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Unfinished Business Notes of a Chronic Re-reader, Vivian Gornick

Unfinished Business

by Vivian Gornick

Rent: $8.46

One of our most beloved writers reassess the electrifying works of literature that have s...

Unabridged: 4 hr 27 min
Narrator: Vivian Gornick
Published: 05/05/2020
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Triage On Reading, Writing, and the Interior Life, Richard Russo


by Richard Russo

Rent: $2.18

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls andOne of the most valuable spaces...

Unabridged: 50 min
Narrator: Richard Russo
Published: 04/19/2022