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  • All-American murder [CD book] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson (read by Alex Abramovich )

    (9,537)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Andrew Jackson and the miracle of New Orleans [CD book] : the battle that shaped America's destiny

    Andrew Jackson and the miracle of New Orleans : the battle that shaped America's destiny2017

    by Brian Kilmeade (read by Brian Kilmeade)

    (4,864)

    Summary: The War of 1812 saw America threatened on every side. Encouraged by the British, Indian tribes attacked settlers in the West, while the Royal Navy terrorized the coasts. By mid-1814, President James...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.52 KIL

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The last castle [CD book] : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home

    The last castle : the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home2017

    by Denise Kiernan (read by Denise Kiernan)

    (7,236)

    Summary: Documents the story of the Gilded Age mansion Biltmore, tracing George Vanderbilt's construction of his European-style estate and the efforts of his bride, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, to become its protector in the face of changing fortunes and times.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 975.6 KIE

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Barracoon [CD book] : the story of the last

    Barracoon : the story of the last "black cargo"2018

    by Zora Neale Hurston

    (23,098)

    Summary: In 1927, Zora Neale Hurston went to Plateau, Alabama, just outside Mobile, to interview eighty-six-year-old Cudjo Lewis. Of the millions of men, women, and children transported from Africa to America...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 306.362 HUR

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Paul Simon [CD book] : the life

    Paul Simon : the life2018

    by Robert Hilburn (read by Dennis Boutsikaris)

    (1,377)

    Summary: Robert Hilburn offers an intimate and inspiring narrative that helps listeners finally understand Paul Simon the person and the artist, including new and absorbing insights into his most enduring...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B SIMON

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  • The man who loved China [CD book] : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom

    The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom2008

    by Simon Winchester (read by Simon Winchester)

    (4,100)

    Summary: Biography of Joseph Needham, a Cambridge scientist who turned his eccentric genius on the study of China. He produced seventeen immense volumes on China, marking him as the greatest one-man encyclopaedist.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 951 WIN

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Leadership in turbulent times [CD book]

    Leadership in turbulent times2018

    by Doris Kearns Goodwin (read by Intro and Afterword Read by the Author)

    (10,299)

    Summary: In this culmination of five decades of acclaimed studies in presidential history, Doris Kearns Goodwin offers an illuminating exploration into the early development, growth, and exercise of...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.099 GOO

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Fear [CD book] : Trump in the White House

    Fear : Trump in the White House2018

    by Bob Woodward (read by Robert Petkoff)

    (61,023)

    Summary: With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President Donald Trump's White House...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.933 WOO

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Empire of the summer moon [CD book] : Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history

    Empire of the summer moon : Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history2016

    by S. C. Gwynne

    (37,180)

    Summary: The compelling drama of Cynthia Ann Parker, a lovely nine-year-old girl with cornflower-blue eyes who was kidnapped by Comanches from the far Texas frontier in 1836. She grew to love her captors and...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 978 GWY

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Darkest hour [Playaway]

    Darkest hour2017

    by Anthony McCarten

    (3,648)

    Summary: May 1940. Britain is at war. The horrors of blitzkrieg have seen one Western European democracy after another fall in rapid succession to Nazi boot and shell. Invasion seems mere hours away. Just...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY 941.084 MCC

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • In the hurricane's eye [CD book] : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown

    In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown2018

    by Nathaniel Philbrick

    (3,321)

    Summary: The American Revolution may have been started by a group of citizen-soldiers on a green in Lexington, Massachusetts, but it was won on a choppy patch of water off Chesapeake Bay. In Bunker Hill and...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.3 PHI

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Marley & me [CD book] : life and love with the world's worst dog

    Marley & me : life and love with the world's worst dog2006

    by John Grogan

    (454,237)

    Summary: John and Jenny were just beginning their life together. They were young and in love, with a perfect little house and not a care in the world. Then they brought home Marley, a wriggly yellow furball...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 636.752 GRO

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Marley & me [Playaway] : life and love with the world's worst dog

    Marley & me : life and love with the world's worst dog2006

    by John Grogan

    (454,239)

    Summary: John and Jenny were just beginning their life together. They were young and in love, with a perfect little house and not a care in the world. Then they brought home Marley, a wriggly yellow furball...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY 636.752 GRO

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Franklin and Lucy [CD book] : an intimate portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherford, and the other remarkable women who shaped FDR's life

    Franklin and Lucy : an intimate portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherford, and the other remarkable women who shaped FDR's life2008

    by Joseph E Persico (read by Ted Barker )

    (730)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.917 PER

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Mr. Lincoln [CD book] : the life of Abraham Lincoln

    Mr. Lincoln : the life of Abraham Lincoln2005

    by Allen C. Guelzo , speaker

    Summary: Professor Guelzo looks at Lincoln's life and legacy, from his youth and maturation into a successful lawyer through the evolution of his views on slavery to his presidency and triumphant management of emancipation and the restoration of the union.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B LINCOLN

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  • Alone on the wall [CD book]

    Alone on the wall2015

    by Alex Honnold (read by David Roberts )

    (8,044)

    Summary: The life and death-defying feats of Alex Honnold, a visionary climber of the sort that comes along only once in a generation. Only a few years ago, Alex Honnold was little known beyond a small circle...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796.522 HON

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Destiny and power [CD book] : the American odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush

    Destiny and power : the American odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush2015

    by Jon Meacham (read by Paul Michael )

    (7,979)

    Summary: "In this brilliant biography, Jon Meacham, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, chronicles the life of George Herbert Walker Bush. Drawing on President Bush's personal diaries, on the diaries of his...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B BUSH

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  • Heroes of black history [CD book] : Frederick Douglass, Nelson Mandela, Rosa Parks, Jackie Robinson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Underground Railroad.

    Heroes of black history : Frederick Douglass, Nelson Mandela, Rosa Parks, Jackie Robinson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Underground Railroad.2016

    (5)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK 920 HER

    Location: Junior CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The lost airman [CD book] : a true story of escape from Nazi-occupied France

    The lost airman : a true story of escape from Nazi-occupied France2016

    by Seth Meyerowitz

    Summary: The remarkable untold story of a World War II U.S. Air Force turret gunner who was shot down over Nazi-occupied France and, through incredible acts of friendship, heroism, and valor, evades Gestapo...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 940.5449 MEY

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Rosemary [CD book] : the hidden Kennedy daughter

    Rosemary : the hidden Kennedy daughter2015

    by Kate Clifford Larson

    (23,361)

    Summary: The revelatory, poignant story of Rosemary Kennedy, the eldest and eventually secreted-away Kennedy daughter, and how her life transformed her family, its women especially, and an entire nation.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B KENNEDY

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  • The Nazi hunters [CD book] : how a team of spies and survivors captured the world's most notorious Nazi

    The Nazi hunters : how a team of spies and survivors captured the world's most notorious Nazi2016

    by Neal Bascomb

    Summary: A spy mission, a Holocaust tale, and a first class work of nonfiction. In 1945, at the end of World War II, Adolf Eichmann, the head of operations for the Final Solution, walked into the mountains of...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 364.15 BAS YA

    Location: YA CD Books Nonfction

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  • American heiress [CD book] : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst

    American heiress : the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst2016

    by Jeffrey Toobin (read by Paul Michael)

    (10,267)

    Summary: On February 4, 1974, Patty Hearst, a sophomore in college and heiress to the Hearst family fortune, was kidnapped by a ragtag group of self-styled revolutionaries calling itself the Symbionese...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B HEARST

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  • Dodge City [CD book] : Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the wickedest town in the American West

    Dodge City : Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and the wickedest town in the American West2017

    by Thomas Clavin (read by John Bedford Lloyd)

    (2,799)

    Summary: Dodge City, Kansas, is a place of legend. The town that started as a small military site exploded with the coming of the railroad, cattle drives, eager miners, settlers, and various entrepreneurs...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 978.1 CLA

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • America's founding fathers [CD book]

    America's founding fathers2017

    by Allen C. Guelzo , speaker

    Summary: Meet the men who shaped the dramatic story of the U.S. Constitution.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.3 GUE

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Grant [CD book]

    Grant2017

    by Ron Chernow (read by Mark Bramhall)

    (27,077)

    Summary: A sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most complicated generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant. Grant's life has typically been misunderstood. All too often he is caricatured as a chronic...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B GRANT

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  • Leonardo da Vinci [CD book]

    Leonardo da Vinci2017

    by Walter Isaacson (read by Alfred Molina)

    (76,620)

    Summary: Leonardo da Vinci created the two most famous paintings in history, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa. But in his own mind, he was just as much a man of science and engineering. With a passion that...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B LEONARDO

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  • Alexander Hamilton [CD book]

    Alexander Hamilton2016

    by Ron Chernow (read by Scott Brick )

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B HAMILTON

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  • Martin Luther [CD book] : the man who rediscovered God and changed the world

    Martin Luther : the man who rediscovered God and changed the world2017

    by Eric Metaxas (read by Eric Metaxas)

    (6,922)

    Summary: On All Hallow's Eve in 1517, a young monk named Martin Luther posted a document he hoped would spark an academic debate, but that instead ignited a conflagration that would forever destroy the world...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B LUTHER

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  • The undoing project [CD book] : a friendship that changed our minds

    The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds2016

    by Michael Lewis (read by Dennis Boutsikaris)

    Summary: Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky wrote a series of studies undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 612.82 LEW

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Rebel yell [CD book] : the violence, passion, and redemption of Stonewall Jackson

    Rebel yell : the violence, passion, and redemption of Stonewall Jackson2014

    by S. C. Gwynne (read by Cotter Smith)

    (7,256)

    Summary: Civil War general Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson became a great and tragic American hero. In April of 1862 he was merely another Confederate general with only a single battle credential in an army...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.73 GWY

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The most beautiful [CD book] : my life with Prince

    The most beautiful : my life with Prince2017

    by Mayte Garcia (read by Author)

    (4,795)

    Summary: At the one-year anniversary of his death, legendary musician Prince's first wife shares a uniquely intimate, candid, and revelatory look inside the personal and professional life of one of the world's most beloved icons.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B GARCIA

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  • The girl with the lower back tattoo [CD book]

    The girl with the lower back tattoo2016

    by Amy Schumer (read by Amy Schumer)

    (111,590)

    Summary: Never one to shy away from the uproarious, challenging, and remarkable moments that make up life, this exceptionally candid book will have readers wincing with recognition, nodding their head in...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B SCHUMER

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  • Most dangerous [CD book] : Daniel Ellsberg and the secret history of the Vietnam War

    Most dangerous : Daniel Ellsberg and the secret history of the Vietnam War2015

    by Steve Sheinkin (read by Ray Porter)

    (4,991)

    Summary: On June 13, 1971, the front page of the New York Times announced the existence of a 7,000-page collection of documents containing a secret history of the Vietnam War. Known as The Pentagon Papers,...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 959.7043 SHE YA

    Location: YA CD Books Nonfction

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  • Valiant ambition [CD book] : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution

    Valiant ambition : George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the fate of the American Revolution2016

    by Nathaniel Philbrick (read by Scott Brick)

    (7,268)

    Summary: In September 1776, the vulnerable Continental Army under an unsure George Washington (who had never commanded a large force in battle) evacuates New York after a devastating defeat by the British...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.3 PHI

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Elon Musk [CD book] : Tesla, Spacex, and the quest for a fantastic future

    Elon Musk : Tesla, Spacex, and the quest for a fantastic future2015

    by Ashlee Vance

    Summary: An exciting narrative in the tradition of Michael Lewis which uses the extraordinary life of the entrepreneur Elon Musk, arguably the most powerful man in Silicon Valley, to look at America's return...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B MUSK

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  • Fierce patriot [CD book] : the tangled lives of William Tecumseh Sherman

    Fierce patriot : the tangled lives of William Tecumseh Sherman2014

    by Robert L. O'Connell (read by Andrew Garman)

    Summary: A profile of the iconic Civil War general explores the paradoxes attributed to his character to discuss such topics as his achievements as a military strategist, his contributions to the...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B SHERMAN

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  • Embattled rebel [CD book] : Jefferson Davis as commander in chief

    Embattled rebel : Jefferson Davis as commander in chief2014

    by James M. McPherson (read by Robert Fass )

    (1,065)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.7 MCP

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Jacqueline Kennedy [CD book] : historic conversations on life with John F. Kennedy, interviews with Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., 1964

    Jacqueline Kennedy : historic conversations on life with John F. Kennedy, interviews with Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., 19642011

    by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

    Summary: Here are JFK's unscripted opinions on a host of revealing subjects, including his thoughts and feelings about his brothers Robert and Ted, and his take on world leaders past and present, giving us...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.922 ONA

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  • Dewey [CD book] : the small-town library cat who touched the world

    Dewey : the small-town library cat who touched the world2008

    by Vicki Myron (read by Suzanne Toren)

    (59,030)

    Summary: Dewey was left abandoned as a kitten on the coldest night of the year stuffed in the returned book slot at the Spencer Public Library in Iowa. He won the heart of Vicki Myron, the librarian who found...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 636.8 MYR

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Into the wild [CD book]

    Into the wild1999

    by Jon Krakauer (read by Philip Franklin)

    (923,273)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B MCCANDLESS

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