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The Logic of Life AudioBook

The Logic of Life by Tim Harford

Life sometimes seems illogical. Individuals do strange things: take drugs, have unprotected sex, mug each other. Love seems irrational, and so does divorce. On a larger scale, life seems no fairer or easier to fathom: Why do some neighborhoods thrive and others become ghettos? Why is racism so persistent? Why is your idiot boss paid a fortune for sitting behind a mahogany...more

GoodReads: 3.77 of 5 stars - 2,066 ratings

Book Version: 213 pages

ISBN: 1400066425 (ISBN13: 9781400066421)

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The Savage City AudioBook

The Savage City: Race, Murder, and a Generation on the Edge by T.J. English

In the early 1960s, uncertainty and menace gripped New York, crystallizing in a poisonous divide between a deeply corrupt, cynical, and racist police force, and an African American community buffeted by economic distress, brutality, and narcotics. On August 28, 1963—the day Martin Luther King Jr. declared "I have a dream" on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial—two young whit...more

GoodReads: 3.93 of 5 stars - 578 ratings

Book Version: 496 pages

ISBN: 61824550 (ISBN13: 9780061824555)

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Paper Eagle AudioBook

Paper Eagle by Henry Martin

The Nine-Eleven planners were inventive—and ruthless. But the world’s lone superpower has learned al-Qaeda’s tricks and hit back hard. The terrorists are on the run.Until they up their game.The Sheikh is a new breed of terrorist, infinitely more dangerous than his predecessors because he understands America’s tremendous strengths—and her hidden weaknesses. And nothing will...more

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Book Version: 309 pages

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The Darkest Jungle AudioBook

The Darkest Jungle: The True Story of the Darien Expedition and America's Ill-Fated Race to Connect the Seas by Todd Balf

“Commit yourself to the Virgin Mary, for in her hands is the way into the Darién—and in God’s is the way out.”The Darkest Jungle tells the harrowing story of America’s first ship canal exploration across a narrow piece of land in Central America called the Darién, a place that loomed large in the minds of the world’s most courageous adventurers in the nineteenth century. W...more

GoodReads: 3.48 of 5 stars - 131 ratings

Book Version: 331 pages

ISBN: 609609890 (ISBN13: 9780609609897)

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The Age of the Unthinkable AudioBook

The Age of the Unthinkable: Why the New World Disorder Constantly Surprises Us And What We Can Do About It by Joshua Cooper Ramo

Today the very ideas that made America great imperil its future. Our plans go awry and policies fail. History's grandest war against terrorism creates more terrorists. Global capitalism, intended to improve lives, increases the gap between rich and poor. Decisions made to stem a financial crisis guarantee its worsening. Environmental strategies to protect species lead to t...more

GoodReads: 3.67 of 5 stars - 470 ratings

Book Version: 288 pages

ISBN: 316118087 (ISBN13: 9780316118088)

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Long Walk to Freedom AudioBook

Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela

The book that inspired the major new motion picture Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.Nelson Mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in South Africa won him the Nobel Peace Prize and the presidency of his country. Since his triumphant release in 1990 from more th...more

GoodReads: 4.32 of 5 stars - 16,710 ratings

Book Version: 656 pages

ISBN: 316548189 (ISBN13: 9780316548182)

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Gabriel's Redemption AudioBook

Gabriel's Redemption (Gabriel's Inferno, #3) by Sylvain Reynard

Professor Gabriel Emerson has left his position at the University of Toronto to embark on a new life with his beloved Julianne. Together, he’s confident that they can face any challenge. And he’s eager to become a father.But Julianne’s graduate program threatens Gabriel’s plans, as the pressures of being a student become all consuming. When she is given the honor of presen...more

GoodReads: 4.34 of 5 stars - 4,934 ratings

Book Version: 496 pages

ISBN: 425266516 (ISBN13: 9780425266519)

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Screwed AudioBook

Screwed (Daniel McEvoy, #2) by Eoin Colfer

Daniel McEvoy is a down-on-his-luck Irish bouncer at a seedy New Jersey bar. With a motley crew, he solved a bizarre string of murders - including that of the girl he loved. People around him continue to die mysteriously. Daniel is called into action again.

GoodReads: 3.78 of 5 stars - 263 ratings

Book Version: 304 pages

ISBN: 1468301705 (ISBN13: 9781468301700)

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Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher AudioBook

Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan

Edward Curtis was dashing, charismatic, a passionate mountaineer; a famous photographer; the Annie Liebowitz of his time. And he was thirty-two years old in 1900 when he gave it all up to pursue his great idea: He would try to capture on film the Native American nation before it disappeared. At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait,...more

GoodReads: 4.15 of 5 stars - 1,350 ratings

Book Version: 370 pages

ISBN: 618969020 (ISBN13: 9780618969029)

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Dog Company AudioBook

Dog Company: The Boys of Pointe du Hoc--the Rangers Who Accomplished D-Day's Toughest Mission and Led the Way across Europe by Patrick K. O'Donnell

It is said that the right man in the right place at the right time can make the difference between victory and defeat. This is the dramatic story of sixty-eight soldiers in the US Army’s 2nd Ranger Battalion, Company D - "Dog Company”— who made that difference, time and again.From D-Day, when German guns atop Pointe du Hoc threatened the Allied landings and the men of Dog...more

GoodReads: 3.94 of 5 stars - 118 ratings

Book Version: 320 pages

ISBN: 306820293 (ISBN13: 9780306820298)

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I'm a Stranger Here Myself AudioBook

I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away by Bill Bryson

After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (he had read somewhere that nearly 3 million Americans believed they had been abducted by aliens--as he later put it, "it was clear my people needed me"). They were greeted by a new and improved America that boasts microwave pancakes, twenty...more

GoodReads: 3.88 of 5 stars - 31,157 ratings

Book Version: 304 pages

ISBN: 076790382X (ISBN13: 9780767903820)

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Among the Missing AudioBook

Among the Missing by Morag Joss

An accident can end a life. The same accident can begin one. Three lives collide in the wake of an unforeseeable tragedy. When a bridge collapses in the Highlands of Scotland, dozens of commuters vanish into the freezing river below, swept by the currents toward the sea, and only an amateur video and the bridge’s security camera record their last moments. A woman tourist...more

GoodReads: 3.3 of 5 stars - 442 ratings

Book Version: 255 pages

ISBN: 385342748 (ISBN13: 9780385342742)

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The Blitz: The British Under Attack AudioBook

The Blitz: The British Under Attack by Juliet Gardiner

From the author of 'Wartime' and 'The Thirties'comes an outstanding history of the most prolonged and devastating attack ever endured by Britain's civilian population -- the Blitz.

GoodReads: 3.91 of 5 stars - 35 ratings

Book Version: 431 pages

ISBN: 7240775 (ISBN13: 9780007240777)

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The Longevity Seekers AudioBook

The Longevity Seekers: Science, Business, and the Fountain of Youth by Ted Anton

People have searched for the fountain of youth everywhere from Bimini to St. Augustine. But for a steadfast group of scientists, the secret to a long life lies elsewhere: in the lowly lab worm. By suppressing the function of just a few key genes, these scientists were able to lengthen worms’ lifespans up to tenfold, while also controlling the onset of many of the physical...more

GoodReads: 3.5 of 5 stars - 2 ratings

Book Version: 240 pages

ISBN: 226020932 (ISBN13: 9780226020938)

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Heads in Beds AudioBook

Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality by Jacob Tomsky

In the tradition of Kitchen Confidential and Waiter Rant, a rollicking, eye-opening, fantastically indiscreet memoir of a life spent (and misspent) in the hotel industry. Jacob Tomsky never intended to go into the hotel business. As a new college graduate, armed only with a philosophy degree and a singular lack of career direction, he became a valet parker for a large luxu...more

GoodReads: 3.52 of 5 stars - 8,091 ratings

Book Version: 247 pages

ISBN: 385535635 (ISBN13: 9780385535632)

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Shift Omnibus Edition AudioBook

Shift Omnibus Edition (Silo, #2) (Wool, #6-8) by Hugh Howey

This is the sequel to the New York Times bestselling WOOL series. It combines the three Shift books into a single e-book in order to save the reader a few bucks. The saga concludes with DUST, which will be available in late 2013.

GoodReads: 4.19 of 5 stars - 7,279 ratings

Book Version: 608 pages

ISBN: (ISBN13: )

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The Physics of Christmas AudioBook

The Physics of Christmas: From the Aerodynamics of Reindeer to the Thermodynamics of Turkey by Roger Highfield


GoodReads: 3.51 of 5 stars - 143 ratings

Book Version: 303 pages

ISBN: 316366951 (ISBN13: 9780316366953)

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The Last Don AudioBook

The Last Don by Mario Puzo

The Last Don is Mario Puzo at his finest, thrilling us with his greatest Mafia novel since The Godfather *a masterful saga of the last great American crime family and its powerful reach into Hollywood and Las Vegas.THE MOST ENTERTAINING READ SINCE THE GODFATHER." *The New York Times Book ReviewThe Last Don is Domenico Clericuzio, a wise and ruthless old man who is determin...more

GoodReads: 3.74 of 5 stars - 7,346 ratings

Book Version: 498 pages

ISBN: 345412214 (ISBN13: 9780345412218)

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The New York Times Best Sellers List - Nonfiction Audiobooks (December 22, 2013)

The New York Times Best Sellers List - Nonfiction Audiobooks (December 22, 2013)

You can consult the list here.

1THINGS THAT MATTER, by Charles Krauthammer
2KILLING JESUS, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
3DAVID AND GOLIATH, by Malcolm Gladwell
4GEORGE WASHINGTON'S SECRET SIX, by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
5MIRACLES AND MASSACRES, by Glenn Beck with Kevin Balfe and Hannah Beck
6THE BULLY PULPIT, by Doris Kearns Goodwin
7HUMANS OF NEW YORK, by Brandon Stanton
8I AM MALALA, by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
9SI-COLOGY 1, by Si Robertson with Mark Schlabach
10LEAN IN, by Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell
11LONG WALK TO FREEDOM, by Nelson Mandela
12ONE SUMMER, by Bill Bryson
13LONE SURVIVOR, by Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson
14UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand
15KILLING KENNEDY, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard