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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.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B LINCOLN

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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 )

    (8,184)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B BUSH

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  • Rosemary [CD book] : the hidden Kennedy daughter

    Rosemary : the hidden Kennedy daughter2015

    by Kate Clifford Larson

    (23,659)

    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.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B KENNEDY

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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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B HAMILTON

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  • Grant [CD book]

    Grant2017

    by Ron Chernow (read by Mark Bramhall)

    (27,817)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B GRANT

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  • Leonardo da Vinci [CD book]

    Leonardo da Vinci2017

    by Walter Isaacson (read by Alfred Molina)

    (78,666)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B LEONARDO

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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)

    (10,320)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B HEARST

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  • Paul Simon [CD book] : the life

    Paul Simon : the life2018

    by Robert Hilburn (read by Dennis Boutsikaris)

    (1,393)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B SIMON

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  • Cary Grant [CD book] : a brilliant disguise

    Cary Grant : a brilliant disguise2020

    by Scott Eyman

    (692)

    Summary: Born Archibald Leach in 1904, he came to America as a teenaged acrobat to find fame and fortune, but he was always haunted by his past. His father was a feckless alcoholic, and his mother was...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B GRANT

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  • Radioactive [CD book] : Marie & Pierre Curie : a tale of love and fallout

    Radioactive : Marie & Pierre Curie : a tale of love and fallout2020

    by Lauren Redniss

    Summary: Through words and her crafted illustrations, artist and journalist Lauren Redniss tells the story of Marie Curie, nee Marya Sklodowska, and her working and romantic relationship with Pierre Curie,...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B CURIE

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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)

    (7,157)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B LUTHER

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  • The simple faith of Mister Rogers [CD book] : spiritual insights from the world's most beloved neighbor

    The simple faith of Mister Rogers : spiritual insights from the world's most beloved neighbor2015

    by Amy Hollingsworth

    (4,502)

    Summary: He was their neighbor, their friend. And for over thirty years, Fred Rogers visited so quietly with the children of America that nobody dreamed he was a Presbyterian minister. Using puppets instead...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B ROGERS

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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)

    (112,589)

    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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B SCHUMER

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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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B MUSK

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  • Sweetness [CD book] : the enigmatic life of Walter Payton

    Sweetness : the enigmatic life of Walter Payton2011

    by Jeff Pearlman (read by Malcolm Hillgartner)

    (1,757)

    Summary: At five feet ten inches tall, running back Walter Payton was not the largest player in the NFL, but he developed a larger-than-life reputation for his strength, speed, and grit. Nicknamed "Sweetness"...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B PAYTON

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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 »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B SHERMAN

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  • Cronkite remembers [CD book]

    Cronkite remembers2000

    by Walter Cronkite (read by Walter Cronkite)

    (28)

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    Call #: CD BOOK B CRONKITE

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  • Cheaper by the dozen [CD book]

    Cheaper by the dozen1994

    by Frank B. Gilbreth (read by Ernestine Gilbreth Carey )

    Summary: What do you get when you put twelve lively kids together with a father -- a famous efficiency expert -- who believes families can run like factories, and a mother who is his partner in everything...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B GILBRETH

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  • Into the wild [CD book]

    Into the wild1999

    by Jon Krakauer (read by Philip Franklin)

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    Call #: CD BOOK B MCCANDLESS

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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)

    (4,857)

    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.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B GARCIA

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  • Born standing up [CD book] : a comic's life

    Born standing up : a comic's life2007

    by Steve Martin

    (91,312)

    Summary: Martin reflects on his over 30 years in the comedy business, from writing to performing and everywhere in between. He offers listeners a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to look into the mind of an artist at the top of his game.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B MARTIN

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  • Committed [CD book] : a skeptic makes peace with marriage

    Committed : a skeptic makes peace with marriage2010

    by Elizabeth Gilbert

    (52,710)

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    Call #: CD BOOK B GILBERT

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  • Becoming Mr. October [CD book]

    Becoming Mr. October2013

    by Reggie Jackson

    (180)

    Summary: Reggie Jackson hit 563 home runs and drove in 1,702 runs over the course of his twenty-one-year career; he played three World Series-winning seasons with the Oakland Athletics, and two with the New...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B JACKSON

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  • Enduring courage [CD book] : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the Age of Speed

    Enduring courage : ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the Age of Speed2014

    by John F Ross (read by Edward Herrmann)

    (516)

    Summary: Eddie Rickenbacker was an American archetype: our greatest World War I hero, and the quintessential flying ace. As a boy from the wrong side of the tracks in Columbus, Ohio, Eddie was smitten at the...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B RICKENBACKER

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  • Kitchen privileges [CD book] : a memoir

    Kitchen privileges : a memoir2002

    by Mary Higgins Clark (read by Mary Higgins Clark)

    (2,178)

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    Call #: CD BOOK B CLARK

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  • Confessions of a dangerous mind [CD book] : an unauthorized biography

    Confessions of a dangerous mind : an unauthorized biography2002

    by Chuck Barris (read by Chuck Barris)

    (1,493)

    Summary: The autobiography of Chuck Barris, flamboyant 1970s television producer, who allegedly spent close to two decades as a decorated covert assassin for the CIA.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B BARRIS

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  • Big Russ and me [CD book] : father and son : lessons of life

    Big Russ and me : father and son : lessons of life2004

    by Tim Russert (read by Hyperion Assorted Authors)

    (4,341)

    Summary: A collection of personal memories.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B RUSSERT

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  • Black boy [CD book]

    Black boy2005

    by Richard Wright (read by Peter Francis James)

    (49,749)

    Summary: Richard Wright grew up in the woods of Mississippi amid poverty, hunger, fear, and hatred. He lied, stole, and raged at those around him; at six he was a "drunkard," hanging about in taverns. Surly,...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B WRIGHT

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  • Catch me if you can [CD book]

    Catch me if you can2001

    by Frank W Abagnale (read by Barrett Whitener)

    (57,428)

    Summary: Abagnale's first-person narrative of his misadventures as a conman, forger, imposter, and escape artist before the age of 21.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B ABAGNALE

    Location: Adult CD Books Biography

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  • Churchill [CD book]

    Churchill2001

    by J. Rufus Fears

    (230)

    Summary: Professor J. Rufus Fears of the University of Oklahoma examines the life of Sir Winston Churchill, prime minister of Great Britain during World War II.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B CHURCHILL

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  • Not that kind of girl [CD book] : a young woman tells you what she's

    Not that kind of girl : a young woman tells you what she's "learned"2014

    by Lena Dunham

    (123,706)

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    Call #: CD BOOK B DUNHAM

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  • Yes please [CD book]

    Yes please2014

    by Amy Poehler (read by Amy Poehler)

    (460,950)

    Summary: The actress best known for her work on "Parks and Recreation" and "Saturday Night Live" reveals personal stories and offers her humorous take on such topics as love, friendship, parenthood, and her...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B POEHLER

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  • A great and terrible king [CD book] : Edward I and the forging of Britain

    A great and terrible king : Edward I and the forging of Britain2015

    by Marc Morris (read by Ralph Lister )

    (3,486)

    Summary: The first major biography of a truly formidable king, whose reign was one of the most dramatic and important of the entire Middle Ages, leading to war and conquest on an unprecedented scale.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B EDWARD

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  • A beautiful mind [CD book]

    A beautiful mind2001

    by Sylvia Nasar (read by Edward Herrmann )

    (127,470)

    Summary: A biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr., winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, 1994.

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    Call #: CD BOOK B NASH

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  • Shoe dog [CD book] : a memoir by the creator of Nike

    Shoe dog : a memoir by the creator of Nike2016

    by Philip H Knight (read by Norbert Leo Butz)

    (184,523)

    Summary: In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B KNIGHT

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  • Where the past begins [CD book] : a writer's memoir

    Where the past begins : a writer's memoir2017

    by Amy Tan

    Summary: In this memoir, Amy Tan is at her most intimate, revealing the truths and inspirations that underlie her extraordinary fiction. By delving into vivid memories of her traumatic childhood, confessions...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B TAN

    Location: Adult CD Books Biography

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  • Nevertheless [CD book] : a memoir

    Nevertheless : a memoir2017

    by Alec Baldwin

    Summary: From his work in popular movies to his role as Jack Donaghy on the irreverent series 30 Rock, Baldwin is both a household name and a deeply respected actor. Now he transcends his public persona,...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B BALDWIN

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  • Becoming [CD book]

    Becoming2018

    by Michelle Obama (read by Michelle Obama)

    (723,426)

    Summary: In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America, she helped...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK B OBAMA

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