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Bullseye An Original Will Robie / Camel Club Short Story, David Baldacci

Bullseye

by David Baldacci

Rent: $3.58

In this all-new short story from #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci, worlds collide when government assassin Will Robie is ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 2 min
Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 02/04/2014
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The Book Case A Murder Mystery Featuring Detective John Corey, Nelson DeMille

The Book Case

by Nelson DeMille

Rent: $3.58

"The Book Case" is a story that features Nelson DeMille's most famous (successful) character, Detective John Corey, who has appeared in six ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 58 min
Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 11/01/2011
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No Time Left, David Baldacci

No Time Left

by David Baldacci

Rent: $2.02

An original short story by New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci.Frank Becker is a highly sought after, expert assassin. When Bec...

Unabridged: 35 min
Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 05/02/2011
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Stowaway and Milk Run Two Unabridged Stories From Mary Higgins Clark, Mary Higgins Clark

Stowaway and Milk Run

by Mary Higgins Clark

Rent: $4.96

Mary Higgins Clark is a master storyteller, who keeps hr readers spellbound. Now, in her first two published stories, written in the fifties,...

Abridged: 1 hr 15 min
Narrator: Jan Maxwell
Published: 12/01/1999
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A Textbook Case (a Lincoln Rhyme story), Jeffery Deaver

A Textbook Case (a Lincoln Rhyme ...

by Jeffery Deaver

Rent: $2.54

From Jeffery Deaver--the New York Times bestselling author of the upcoming Lincoln Rhyme novel THE KILL ROOM (on sale June 4, 2013)--comes a...

Abridged: 1 hr 43 min
Narrator: January LaVoy
Published: 04/02/2013
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The Master of Rampling Gate, Anne Rice

The Master of Rampling Gate

by Anne Rice

Rent: $3.47

From the undisputed Queen of Vampire Literature, Anne Rice, The Master of Rampling Gate is a chilling tale of vampiric seduction.Se...

Unabridged: 42 min
Narrator: Gigi Marceau
Published: 03/05/2002
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The Death Factory A Penn Cage Novella, Greg Iles

The Death Factory

by Greg Iles

Rent: $7.99

Death is the end, and if a man doesn't speak before it silences him, then his deepest secrets go with him.From #1 New York Times...

Unabridged: 2 hr 59 min
Penn Cage Novels
Narrator: David Ledoux
Published: 06/17/2014
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Say You're One of Them, Uwem Akpan

Say You're One of Them

by Uwem Akpan

Rent: $3.06

Uwem Akpan's stunning stories humanize the perils of poverty and violence so piercingly that few readers will feel they've ever encountered A...

Unabridged: 58 min
Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 06/09/2008
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Triple Threat, Jeffery Deaver

Triple Threat

by Jeffery Deaver

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From Jeffery Deaver--the New York Times bestselling author of the upcoming Lincoln Rhyme novel THE KILL ROOM (on sale June 4, 2013)--come th...

Abridged: 4 hr 29 min
Narrator: January LaVoy
Published: 01/01/2013
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A Hero of the Empire, Robert Silverberg

A Hero of the Empire

by Robert Silverberg

Rent: $3.97

Another story of Roma Eterna. A Roman nobleman is sent in punishment to a remote corner of the Empire–the Arabian city we know as Mecca...

Unabridged: 1 hr 29 min
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 11/07/2000
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The Blessing of Brokenness, Karin Slaughter

The Blessing of Brokenness

by Karin Slaughter

Rent: $3.71

Mary Lou Dixon works at the Christ Holiness Baptist Church. She's overseeing the repair of the cross above the altar in time for Christmas wh...

Unabridged: 54 min
Narrator: Shannon Cochran
Published: 01/06/2015
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Jesus' Son, Denis Johnson

Jesus' Son

by Denis Johnson

Rent: $6.49

Jesus' Son is a visionary chronicle of dreamers, addicts, and lost souls. These stories tell of spiraling grief and transcendence, of rock bo...

Unabridged: 2 hr 43 min
Narrator: Will Patton
Published: 10/03/2009
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How We Lost the Moon, Paul J. McAuley

How We Lost the Moon

by Paul J. McAuley

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"On the busy, bustling, colonized future Moon, McAuley reminds us that although everyone makes mistakes, some mistakes have far greater conse...

Unabridged: 37 min
Narrator: Kerin McCue
Published: 11/28/2000
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Around the World with Auntie Mame, Patrick Dennis

Around the World with Auntie Mame...

by Patrick Dennis

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Encore, Encore! The brilliant sequel to the smash bestseller Auntie Mame is back and the reviews are in.…Praise:“As extravagantly...

Unabridged: 10 hr 27 min
Narrator: Christopher Lane
Published: 01/19/2016
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Parker: Selected Stories, Dorothy Parker

Parker: Selected Stories

by Dorothy Parker

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Parker's quips and light verse have become embedded in the American literary landscape. In these selected stories is the chance to draw on he...

Unabridged: 2 hr 57 min
Narrator: Elaine Stritch
Published: 08/21/2018
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The Rich Brother, Tobias Wolff

The Rich Brother

by Tobias Wolff

Rent: $3.18

A classic tale of brotherly love and rivalry from short-story master Tobias Wolff Pete has always been successful. Happily married with two ...

Unabridged: 35 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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Mick Ballou Looks at the Blank Screen A Matthew Scudder Story, Lawrence Block

Mick Ballou Looks at the Blank Sc...

by Lawrence Block

Rent: $1.42

Lawrence Block's seventeen Matthew Scudder novels have won fans throughout the world-along with a bevy of awards, including the Edgar, the Sh...

Unabridged: 4 min
The Matthew Scudder Series
Narrator: Lawrence Block
Published: 12/01/2012
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Road Rage, Joe Hill

Road Rage

by Joe Hill

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Road Rage unites Richard Matheson's classic Duel and the contemporary work it inspired—two power-packed short stories by three of the ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 25 min
Narrator: Stephen Lang
Published: 02/24/2009
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Christmas Short Stories, Charles Dickens

Christmas Short Stories

by Charles Dickens

Rent: $5.48

Charles Dickens is known for writing the greatest of all Christmas stories...A Christmas Carol, but few know that he wrote a number of other ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 17 min
Narrator: James Adams
Published: 09/01/2011
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A Week in Summer A Short Story, Maeve Binchy

A Week in Summer

by Maeve Binchy

Rent: $2.78

After many happy years of marriage and raising a family, Brian and Kathleen suddenly find themselves a bit lost in life. Midwesterners who&rs...

Unabridged: 33 min
Narrator: Maeve Binchy
Published: 05/03/2011
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Ordinary Life Stories, Elizabeth Berg

Ordinary Life

by Elizabeth Berg

Rent: $6.48

In this superb collection of short stories, Elizabeth Berg takes us into remarkable moments in the lives of women, when memories and events c...

Unabridged: 6 hr 37 min
Narrator: Elizabeth Berg
Published: 02/04/2014
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The Chain, Tobias Wolff

The Chain

by Tobias Wolff

Rent: $3.18

When Golds daughter is viciously attacked by a neighbors dog and barely escapes with her life, Golds world is torn open. Haunted by the incid...

Unabridged: 31 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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The Necklace, Guy de Maupassant

The Necklace

by Guy de Maupassant

Rent: $2.61

A lesson on the power of vanity, The Necklace tells the story of Madame Mathilde Loisel and her husband. Mathilde always imagined herself as ...

Unabridged: 20 min
Going Public in Shorts
Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 11/28/2013
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Sublimating, John Updike

Sublimating

by John Updike

Rent: $2.08

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 20 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher Stories, Hilary Mantel

The Assassination of Margaret Tha...

by Hilary Mantel

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One of the most accomplished, acclaimed, and garlanded writers, Hilary Mantel delivers a brilliant collection of contemporary storiesIn The A...

Unabridged: 4 hr 29 min
Narrator: Jane Carr
Published: 09/30/2014
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Cold, Cold Heart, Karin Slaughter

Cold, Cold Heart

by Karin Slaughter

Rent: $3.71

Pam is a fifty-two-year-old teacher who has let herself go for the first time in her life. It's two years since her husband-ex-husband-John d...

Unabridged: 54 min
Narrator: Shannon Cochran
Published: 01/06/2015
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, Raymond Carver

What We Talk About When We Talk A...

by Raymond Carver

Rent: $7.99

In his second collection, including the iconic and much-referenced title story featured in the Academy Award-winning film Birdman, Raymond Ca...

Unabridged: 3 hr 53 min
Narrator: Norman Dietz
Published: 02/21/2017
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The John Cheever Audio Collection, John Cheever

The John Cheever Audio Collection...

by John Cheever

Rent: $5.49

Here are twelve magnificent stories in which John Cheever celebrates -- with unequaled grace and tenderness -- the deepest feelings we have....

Unabridged: 6 hr 21 min
Narrator: Peter Gallagher
Published: 01/13/2004
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Men and Cartoons, Jonathan Lethem

Men and Cartoons

by Jonathan Lethem

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Jonathan Lethem's new collection of stories is a feast for his fans and the perfect introduction for new listeners-- a smorgasbord of fantast...

Unabridged: 3 hr 48 min
Narrator: Jonathan Lethem
Published: 11/02/2004
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Powder, Tobias Wolff

Powder

by Tobias Wolff

Rent: $1.53

With his marriage on the rocks, a father takes his son skiing for the weekend. After insisting on staying just a bit longerdespite a growing ...

Unabridged: 9 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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Mortals, Tobias Wolff

Mortals

by Tobias Wolff

Rent: $2.08

Mr. Givens obituary is nothing remarkable, hardly something to remember at all. He led a quiet life, served in the Army, was married to the s...

Unabridged: 18 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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The Liar, Tobias Wolff

The Liar

by Tobias Wolff

Rent: $3.18

One of Tobias Wolffs classic tales, "The Liar" is the story of a deceitful teenage boy and his religious, resolute mother. James is a liar. ...

Unabridged: 37 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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The Ice Palace, F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Ice Palace

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Rent: $2.61

One of F. Scott Fitzgeralds earliest short stories, The Ice Palace is about Sally Carrol Happer, a young Southern woman who is bored with her...

Unabridged: 54 min
Going Public in Shorts
Narrator: Vanessa Hart
Published: 12/07/2013
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Story of an Hour, Kate Chopin

Story of an Hour

by Kate Chopin

Rent: $2.06

Kate Chopin is a widely considered the forerunner to the feminist authors of the twentieth century. Focusing on themes of race and gender, he...

Unabridged: 9 min
Going Public in Shorts
Narrator: Tish Hicks
Published: 12/03/2013
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The Gift of the Magi, O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi

by O. Henry

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O. Henry was a prolific American short-story writera master of surprise endingswho wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. ...

Unabridged: 14 min
Going Public in Shorts
Narrator: Coleen Marlo
Published: 12/18/2013
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The Deposition, Tobias Wolff

The Deposition

by Tobias Wolff

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Burke, a San Francisco lawyer, is defending a woman who has been disabled by a botched surgery. His client has a personal connection to Burke...

Unabridged: 23 min
Narrator: Anthony Heald
Published: 12/15/2013
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Brown Wolf, and Other Short Stories, Jack London

Brown Wolf, and Other Short Stori...

by Jack London

Rent: $4.28

Western writer and historian Dale L. Walker writes, Londons true genius lay in the short form, 7,500 words and under, where the flood of imag...

Unabridged: 2 hr 21 min
Narrator: various narrators
Published: 02/20/2014
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Upon Arrival, Cassandra R. Fowlie

Upon Arrival

by Cassandra R. Fowlie

Rent: $1.73

Celeste and Marla are the type of friends who know each others' thoughts without having to hear them spoken. So as the two friends sit and en...

Unabridged: 13 min
Narrator: Karen White
Published: 11/01/2013
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Wife-Wooing, John Updike

Wife-Wooing

by John Updike

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The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 12 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Giving Blood, John Updike

Giving Blood

by John Updike

Rent: $2.63

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 27 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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The Taste of Metal, John Updike

The Taste of Metal

by John Updike

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The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 13 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Your Lover Just Called, John Updike

Your Lover Just Called

by John Updike

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The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 18 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Nakedness, John Updike

Nakedness

by John Updike

Rent: $2.08

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 17 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Gesturing, John Updike

Gesturing

by John Updike

Rent: $2.63

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 28 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Divorcing: A Fragment, John Updike

Divorcing: A Fragment

by John Updike

Rent: $1.53

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 6 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Here Come the Maples, John Updike

Here Come the Maples

by John Updike

Rent: $2.63

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 28 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Grandparenting, John Updike

Grandparenting

by John Updike

Rent: $1.51

The Maples Stories consists of eighteen classic stories from across John Updike's career, forming a luminous chronicle of the life and times ...

Unabridged: 35 min
Narrator: Peter Van Norden
Published: 07/01/2014
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Gimpel the Fool, Isaac Bashevis Singer

Gimpel the Fool

by Isaac Bashevis Singer

Rent: $2.06

Widely considered one of Isaac Bashevis Singer's most notable works of short fiction, "Gimpel the Fool" was originally written in Yiddish. It...

Unabridged: 39 min
Narrator: Theodore Bikel
Published: 09/01/2014
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The Black Wedding, Isaac Bashevis Singer

The Black Wedding

by Isaac Bashevis Singer

Rent: $2.06

This short story from the collection Gimpel the Fool, and Other Stories is infused with the wit and imagination, the humor and wisdom, that c...

Unabridged: 24 min
Narrator: Theodore Bikel
Published: 09/01/2014
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The Mean Time, Karin Slaughter

The Mean Time

by Karin Slaughter

Rent: $2.06

It's a hot summer's day, and twelve-year-old Peanut and her cousins are being driven into town on the back of a trailer drawn by Uncle Toby i...

Unabridged: 17 min
Narrator: Shannon Cochran
Published: 01/06/2015
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