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  • 42 is not just a number [CD book]

    42 is not just a number2017

    by Doreen Rappaport (read by Doreen Rappaport)

    (582)

    Summary: An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK B ROBINSON

    Location: Junior CD Books Biography

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Agent Sonya [CD book] : Moscow's most daring wartime spy

    Agent Sonya : Moscow's most daring wartime spy2020

    by Ben Macintyre

    (5,388)

    Summary: In 1945, in a quiet village in the leafy English Cotswolds, a thin, elegant woman lived in a small cottage with her three children and her husband, who worked as a machinist nearby. Ursula Burton was...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 327.12 MAC

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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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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  • 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 )

    (9,677)

    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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  • Alone on the wall [CD book]

    Alone on the wall2015

    by Alex Honnold (read by David Roberts )

    (8,345)

    Summary: On June 3rd, 2017, Alex Honnold became the first person to free solo Yosemite's El Capitan -- to scale the wall without rope, a partner, or any protective gear -- completing what was described as...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796.522 HON

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The American dream [CD book] : stories from the heart of our nation

    The American dream : stories from the heart of our nation2001

    by Dan Rather (read by Dan Rather)

    (85)

    Summary: A "look at how our nation's earliest ideals resonate in today's world, The American Dream shows us ... that America is still a place where hard work, dedication, and vision can transform dreams into...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.92 RAT

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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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)

    (10,369)

    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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  • 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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  • America's hidden history [CD book] : untold tales of the first pilgrims, fighting women and forgotten founders who shaped a nation

    America's hidden history : untold tales of the first pilgrims, fighting women and forgotten founders who shaped a nation2010

    by Kenneth C. Davis (read by Sam Freed )

    (2,258)

    Summary: Kenneth C. Davis presents a collection of stories, each describing a little-known event in the formation of the United States. He dispels myths and brings to light overlooked facts, showing how these past events helped shape modern-day America.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 973.2 DAV

    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)

    (5,007)

    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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  • Angela's ashes [CD book]

    Angela's ashes1997

    by Frank McCourt (read by Frank McCourt)

    (570,962)

    Summary: The Pulitzer Prize winning memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants and raised in the slums of Limerick, Ireland. Frank's mother, Angela, has no money to...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 929.2 MCC

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • As they see 'em [CD book] : a fan's travels in the land of umpires

    As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires2009

    by Bruce Weber

    (1,558)

    Summary: A New York Times reporter describes the perspectives he gained into the game of baseball while attending umpire training school and umpiring games firsthand, in an insider fan's account that also...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796.357 WEB

    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

    (24,282)

    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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  • A beautiful mind [CD book]

    A beautiful mind2001

    by Sylvia Nasar (read by Edward Herrmann )

    (128,168)

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

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B NASH

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  • Becoming [CD book]

    Becoming2018

    by Michelle Obama (read by Michelle Obama)

    (742,753)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B OBAMA

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  • Becoming Mr. October [CD book]

    Becoming Mr. October2013

    by Reggie Jackson

    (183)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B JACKSON

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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)

    (4,349)

    Summary: A collection of personal memories.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B RUSSERT

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  • Black boy [CD book]

    Black boy2005

    by Richard Wright (read by Peter Francis James)

    (50,447)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B WRIGHT

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  • Boom! [Playaway] : voices of the sixties : personal reflections of the '60s and today

    Boom! : voices of the sixties : personal reflections of the '60s and today2007

    by Tom Brokaw (read by Robertson Dean )

    (2,022)

    Summary: Longtime NBC Nightly News anchor and political commentator Tom Brokaw offers his own take on the infamous events of the 1960s, as well as on his own life during that arduous period.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY 973.92 BRO

    Location: Adult Playaways

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

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

    Born standing up : a comic's life2007

    by Steve Martin

    (92,729)

    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.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B MARTIN

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  • The boys in the boat [CD book] : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics2013

    by Daniel Brown (read by Edward Herrmann)

    (247,534)

    Summary: This is the remarkable story of the University of Washington's 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal. The sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the boys...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 797.123 BRO

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Brain on fire [CD book] : my month of madness

    Brain on fire : my month of madness2012

    by Susannah Cahalan (read by Heather Henderson )

    (185,891)

    Summary: The story of twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan and the life-saving discovery of the autoimmune disorder that nearly killed her -- and that could perhaps be the root of "demonic possessions" throughout history.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 616.832 CAH

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Brown girl dreaming [CD book]

    Brown girl dreaming2014

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    Summary: Stories of the author's childhood from the '60s and '70s told in prose.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B WOODSON YA

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  • Burnt toast makes you sing good [CD book] : a memoir of food and love from an American Midwest family

    Burnt toast makes you sing good : a memoir of food and love from an American Midwest family2014

    by Kathleen Flinn (read by Cassandra Campbell )

    (2,018)

    Summary: In this family history interwoven with recipes, Kathleen Flinn returns readers to the mix of food and memoir beloved by readers of her bestselling The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry. Burnt...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 641.5977 FLI

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Calypso [CD book]

    Calypso2018

    by David Sedaris

    (108,044)

    Summary: Personal essays share the author's adventures after buying a vacation house on the Carolina coast and his reflections on middle age and mortality.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 817.54 SED

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Car talk [CD book] : the greatest stories ever told : once upon a car fire

    Car talk : the greatest stories ever told : once upon a car fire2006

    (22)

    Summary: Includes 16 of Tom and Ray Magliozzi's favorite tall tales, silly stories, and random digressions.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 814.54 CAR

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Cary Grant [CD book] : a brilliant disguise

    Cary Grant : a brilliant disguise2020

    by Scott Eyman

    (707)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B GRANT

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  • Catch me if you can [CD book]

    Catch me if you can2001

    by Frank W Abagnale (read by Barrett Whitener)

    (58,776)

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

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B ABAGNALE

    Location: Adult CD Books Biography

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cheaper by the dozen [CD book]

    Cheaper by the dozen1994

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

    (43,045)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B GILBRETH

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  • Churchill [CD book]

    Churchill2001

    by J. Rufus Fears

    (234)

    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.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B CHURCHILL

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  • The code breaker [CD book] : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race

    The code breaker : Jennifer Doudna, gene editing, and the future of the human race2021

    by Walter Isaacson

    (11,494)

    Summary: When Jennifer Doudna was in sixth grade, she came home one day to find that her dad had left a paperback titled The Double Helix on her bed. She put it aside, thinking it was one of those detective...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 576.5 ISA

    Location: Adult Displays - Front

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

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

    Committed : a skeptic makes peace with marriage2010

    by Elizabeth Gilbert

    (53,518)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B GILBERT

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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)

    (1,500)

    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.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B BARRIS

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  • Cronkite remembers [CD book]

    Cronkite remembers2000

    by Walter Cronkite (read by Walter Cronkite)

    (28)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B CRONKITE

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  • Darkest hour [Playaway]

    Darkest hour2017

    by Anthony McCarten

    (3,787)

    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 Playaways

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  • Dear Fahrenheit 451 [CD book]

    Dear Fahrenheit 4512017

    by Annie Spence (read by Stephanie Spicer )

    (8,978)

    Summary: If you love to read, and presumably you do since you've picked up this audiobook, you know that some books affect you so profoundly they forever change the way you think about the world. Some books,...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 028.9 SPE

    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 )

    (8,464)

    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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  • The devil in the white city [CD book] : murder, magic & madness and the fair that changed America

    The devil in the white city : murder, magic & madness and the fair that changed America2003

    by Erik Larson (read by Tony Goldwyn)

    (577,351)

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 364.1523 LAR

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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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)

    (61,722)

    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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  • 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)

    (2,888)

    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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