Auckland Libraries: Audiobooks nonfiction new titles

Audiobooks nonfiction new titles

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Have a flick through our collection of nonfiction eAudiobooks and audiobooks on CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Bunny Mellon by Meryl Gordon

Bunny Mellon

Meryl Gordon

eAudiobook

A new biography of Bunny Mellon, the style icon and American aristocrat who designed the White House Rose Garden for her friend JFK and served as a living witness to 20th Century American history, operating in the high-level arenas of politics, diplomacy,...

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The whispering land by Gerald Durrell

The whispering land

Gerald Durrell

Audio CD

"'When you have a large collection of animals to transport from one end of the world to the other you cannot, as a lot of people seem to think, just hoist them aboard the nearest ship and set off with a gay wave of your hand'. Gerald Durrell and his wife...

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The aye-aye and I by Gerald Durrell

The aye-aye and I

Gerald Durrell

Audio CD

"Once thought to be extinct, the Aye-aye, one of the world's strangest creatures is now found only in small colonies in the forests of Madagascar. Gerald Durrell's task was to capture some Aye-aye for breeding at his famous Jersey Wildlife Preservation...

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Beasts in my belfry by Gerald Durrell

Beasts in my belfry

Gerald Durrell

Audio CD

"Over a year at Whipsnade Zoo we encounter a typically absurd cast - including Albert the lion, who's a dab hand at ventriloquism, and Teddy the brown bear, with whom the young Durrell sings duets. This is a charming account of Gerald Durrell's first...

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A zoo in my luggage by Gerald Durrell

A zoo in my luggage

Gerald Durrell

Audio CD

"A Zoo in My Luggage is Gerald Durrell's account of his attempt to set up his own zoo, after years spent gathering animals for other zoos. Journeying to Cameroon, he and his wife collected numerous mammals, birds and reptiles, including Cholmondely t...

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Sandworm by Andy Greenberg

Sandworm

Andy Greenberg

eAudiobook

From Wired senior writer Andy Greenberg comes the true story of the desperate hunt to identify and track an elite team of Russian agents bent on digital sabotageIn 2014, the world witnessed the start of a mysterious series of cyberattacks. Targeting ...

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The other side of the coin by Angela (Image consultant) Kelly

The other side of the coin

Angela (Image consultant) Kelly

eAudiobook

In The Other Side of the Coin, The Queen has personally given Angela her blessing to share their extraordinary bond with the world. Whether it's preparing for a formal occasion or brightening Her Majesty's day with a playful joke, Angela's priority is...

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The likeability trap by Alicia Menendez

The likeability trap

Alicia Menendez

eAudiobook

Research shows that the more women succeed, the less likable they become. The minefield is doubly loaded when likability intersects with race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and parental status. Relying on extensive research and interviews, and caref...

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Histories of the unexpected by Sam Willis

Histories of the unexpected

Sam Willis

eAudiobook

Did you know that the history of the beard is connected to the Crimean War; that the history of paperclips is all about the Stasi; and that the history of bubbles is all about the French Revolution? And who knew that Heinrich Himmler, Tutankhamun and...

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The Barbed Wire University by Midge Gillies

The Barbed Wire University

Midge Gillies

eAudiobook

Feature films have created the stereotype of the Second World War prisoner of war. But the reality was much more extraordinary. POWs staged shows, concerts and sporting fixtures, and took up crafts and pastimes using materials they found around them....

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The man with the black valise by John Goddard

The man with the black valise

John Goddard

eAudiobook

One glorious autumn day in 1894, a drifter attacked thirteen-year-old Jessie Keith so violently that people thought Jack the Ripper must be loose in rural Ontario. To solve the crime, the government called in Detective John Wilson Murray, the true-life...

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Your vivid life by Shayne Traviss

Your vivid life

Shayne Traviss

eAudiobook

Shayne Traviss has led an extremely challenging life: from abuse to bullying to chasing an ideal of success that wasn't the healthiest. He struggled to find himself and his place in the world. While life's challenges can shut some people down, he channeled...

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Death of an altar boy by E. J. Fleming

Death of an altar boy

E. J. Fleming

eAudiobook

The tragic death of thirteen-year-old Danny Croteau in 1972 faded from headlines and memories for twenty years until the Boston abuse scandal--a string of assaults taking place within the Catholic Church--exploded in the early 2000s. Despite numerous...

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Time is tight by 1944- author. Booker T

Time is tight

1944- author. Booker T

eAudiobook

The long-awaited memoir of Booker T. Jones, leader of the famed Stax Records house band, architect of the Memphis soul sound, and one of the most legendary figures in music. From Booker T. Jones's earliest years in segregated Memphis, music was the d...

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The customer of the future by Blake (Marketing researcher) Morgan

The customer of the future

Blake (Marketing researcher) Morgan

eAudiobook

Learn how to adopt ten easy-to-follow customer experience guidelines that integrate emerging technologies with effective strategies to combat disconnected processes, silo mentalities, and a lack of buyer perspective to keep up with the demands of the...

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The in-betweens by Mira Ptacin

The in-betweens

Mira Ptacin

eAudiobook

A young writer travels to Maine to tell the unusual story of America's longest-running camp devoted to mysticism and the world beyond. They believed they would live forever. So begins Mira Ptacin's haunting account of the women of Camp Etna-an otherw...

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How humans learn by Joshua Eyler

How humans learn

Joshua Eyler

eAudiobook

Even on good days, teaching is a challenging profession. One way to make the job of college instructors easier, however, is to know more about the ways students learn. How Humans Learn aims to do just that by peering behind the curtain and surveying ...

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Joy seeker by Shannon Kaiser

Joy seeker

Shannon Kaiser

eAudiobook

Joy Seeker is international speaker and empowerment coach Shannon Kaiser's transformational approach to life, drawn from her own life-changing experiences.

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Blood by Allison Moorer

Blood

Allison Moorer

eAudiobook

The Grammy- and Academy Award- nominated singer-songwriter's haunting, lyrical memoir, sharing the story of an unthinkable act of violence and ultimate healing through art1986, Mobile, Alabama. A fourteen-year-old girl is awakened by the unmistakable...

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Information wars by Richard Stengel

Information wars

Richard Stengel

eAudiobook

During the final three years of the Obama administration, Richard Stengel, the former editor of Time magazine and an Under Secretary of State, was on the front lines of the new global information war. At the time, he was the single person in government...

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Acts of the almighty by Walter Wangerin

Acts of the almighty

Walter Wangerin

eAudiobook

Acts of the Almightyby beloved, National Book Award-winning author Walter Wangerin Jr. carries us sequentially through the sweep of the Bible's story in daily devotional readings. One of the greatest modern writers on faith and spirituality, Walter W...

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Kindness and wonder by Gavin Edwards

Kindness and wonder

Gavin Edwards

eAudiobook

A pop culture celebration of Fred Rogers and the enduring legacy of his beloved, award-winning PBS show Mister Rogers' Neighborhood that offers essential wisdom to help us in our troubled times. Won't you be my neighbor' For more than thirty years, Fred...

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Creating a culture of tenderness by Pema Chödrön

Creating a culture of tenderness

Pema Chödrön

eAudiobook

Join two beloved spiritual luminaries for a conversation full of kinship, laughter, and joyful truths What do a Jesuit priest and a Buddhist nun have in common? It may sound like the opening to a joke, but it's actually the question that initiated an...

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Volume control by David Owen

Volume control

David Owen

eAudiobook

The surprising science of hearing and the remarkable technologies that can help us hear betterOur sense of hearing makes it easy to connect with the world and the people around us. The human system for processing sound is a biological marvel, an intr...

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The billionaire murders by Kevin Donovan

The billionaire murders

Kevin Donovan

eAudiobook

A top journalist crosses the yellow tape to investigate a shocking high-society crime.Billionaires, philanthropists, socialites . . . victims. Barry and Honey Sherman appeared to lead charmed lives. But the world was shocked in late 2017 when their bodies...

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The end is always near by Dan Carlin

The end is always near

Dan Carlin

eAudiobook

In his first book, the creator of the award-winning podcast Hardcore History looks to some of humanity's most apocalyptic moments to understand the challenges of our future. Do tough times create tougher people? Can humanity handle the power of its w...

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When the earth had two moons by Erik Asphaug

When the earth had two moons

Erik Asphaug

eAudiobook

An astonishing exploration of planet formation and the origins of life by one of the world's most innovative planetary geologists.In 1959, the Soviet probe Luna 3 took the first photos of the far side of the moon. Even in their poor resolution, the i...

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Who do you say I am? by Timothy Michael Dolan

Who do you say I am?

Timothy Michael Dolan

eAudiobook

Inspiring reflections and meditations to quiet the noise of our everyday lives and draw us closer to Jesus--from Cardinal Timothy Dolan, one of the most compelling Catholic leaders of our time In the Gospels, Jesus asks what may be the most important...

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The 3-minute rule by Brant Pinvidic

The 3-minute rule

Brant Pinvidic

eAudiobook

Want to deliver a pitch or presentation that grabs your audience's ever-shrinking attention span? Ditch the colorful slides and catchy language. And follow one simple rule: Convey only what needs to be said, clearly and concisely, in three minutes or...

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Negotiating at work by Deborah M. Kolb

Negotiating at work

Deborah M. Kolb

eAudiobook

Negotiation has always been at the heart of solving problems at work. Yet today, when people in organizations are asked to do more with less, be responsive 24/7, and manage in rapidly changing environments, negotiation is more essential than ever. What...

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Work in progress by Leanne Ford

Work in progress

Leanne Ford

eAudiobook

How did a couple of quirky siblings from suburban Pittsburgh end up as the king and queen of eclectic-design chic with their own HGTV show' They never let fear get in the way of a great idea. Leanne and Steve Ford share their secrets for how to turn ...

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Marie-Antoinette by John Hardman

Marie-Antoinette

John Hardman

eAudiobook

A new look which fundamentally overturns our understanding of this famously "out of touch" queen Who was the real Marie-Antoinette? She was mistrusted and reviled in her own time, and today she is portrayed as a lightweight incapable of understanding...

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Fire, ice, and physics by Rebecca C. Thompson

Fire, ice, and physics

Rebecca C. Thompson

eAudiobook

Exploring the science in George R. R. Martin's fantastical world, from the physics of an ice wall to the genetics of the Targaryens and Lannisters.Game of Thrones is a fantasy that features a lot of made-up science--fabricated climatology (when is wi...

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Gangster prayer by Autumn Miles

Gangster prayer

Autumn Miles

eAudiobook

If you want positive results from prayer, you first need to pray! But so many people who say they believe in the power of prayer actually pray very little...'r not at all. It's time to get serious about prayer. Autumn Miles says that we must stop being...

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Honestly adoption by Mike (Parenting blogger) Berry

Honestly adoption

Mike (Parenting blogger) Berry

eAudiobook

Discover What Adoption and Foster Care Really Look Like If you are considering adoption or foster care or are already somewhere in this difficult and complicated process, you need trusted information from people who have been where you are. Mike and ...

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ASMR for your lunch break by Emma WhispersRed

ASMR for your lunch break

Emma WhispersRed

eAudiobook

Penguin Audio presents this unique audio experience by ASMRtist Emma WhispersRed. ASMR For Your Lunch Break is a must for anyone looking to tune out the noise and refocus their energy. Whether you've had a stressful morning, a frantic meeting or a di...

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Geeky pedagogy by Jessamyn Neuhaus

Geeky pedagogy

Jessamyn Neuhaus

eAudiobook

Geeky Pedagogy is a funny, evidence-based, multidisciplinary, pragmatic, highly accessible guide to the process of learning and relearning how to be an effective college teacher. It is the first college teaching guide that encourages faculty to embrace...

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Never letting go by Mark Anthony

Never letting go

Mark Anthony

eAudiobook

We all suffer the loss of a loved one. This uplifting book will guide you on your journey through grief and inspire you with evidence of the afterlife. A practicing lawyer for over two decades, Mark Anthony is also a gifted medium who has worked with...

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The code of capital by Katharina Pistor

The code of capital

Katharina Pistor

eAudiobook

Capital is the defining feature of modern economies, yet most people have no idea where it actually comes from. What is it, exactly, that transforms mere wealth into an asset that automatically creates more wealth? The Code of Capital explains how capital...

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Home now by C B Anderson

Home now

C B Anderson

eAudiobook

A moving chronicle of who belongs in America.Like so many American factory towns, Lewiston, Maine, thrived until its mill jobs disappeared and the young began leaving. But then the story unexpectedly veered: over the course of fifteen years, the city...

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Inbound content by Justin Champion

Inbound content

Justin Champion

eAudiobook

Develop and implement an effective content strategy tailored to your business's needs Inbound Content is a step-by-step manual for attracting the right people, turning them into leads, and closing them into customers. Today, everyone knows that content...

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Risen motherhood by Emily Warburton Jensen

Risen motherhood

Emily Warburton Jensen

eAudiobook

Motherhood is hard. In a world of five-step lists and silver-bullet solutions to become perfect parents, mothers are burdened with mixed messages about who they are and what choices they should make. If you feel pulled between high-fives and hard words,...

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Moving foreword

Moving foreword

eAudiobook

A great foreword is more than just a few pages of self-indulgent frippery that comes before a book. A great foreword adds zest. It sets the stage for the page turner you're about to open, and perhaps even puts you in the locked room where a mystery happens...

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ASMR for bedtime by Emma WhispersRed

ASMR for bedtime

Emma WhispersRed

eAudiobook

Penguin Audio presents this unique audio experience by ASMRtist Emma WhispersRed. ASMR For Bedtime is a must for anyone looking to tune out the noise of the day and find comfort and relaxation before bed. Using bespoke sounds and meditative techniques...

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Grease junkie by Edd China

Grease junkie

Edd China

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audiobook editon of Grease Junkie by Edd China. 'Think fast. Think big. Think the unthinkable!'As you'll discover in his incomparable memoir, inventor, mechanic, TV presenter and walking tall as the definition of the British eccentric,...

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Do pause by Robert Poynton

Do pause

Robert Poynton

eAudiobook

Machines are designed to run constantly; people aren't. Our coping mechanisms are meditation apps, weekend breaks and annual holidays, but things soon revert. To prosper, we need a more sustainable approach - an ability to pause. Do Pause looks at th...

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The remarkable life of the skin by Monty Lyman

The remarkable life of the skin

Monty Lyman

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audio edition of The Remarkable Life of the Skin by Monty Lyman, read by Matthew Spencer.How does our diet affect our skin? What makes the skin age? And why can't we tickle ourselves?Perched on the exterior of our delicate and in...

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Doctor Who at the BBC. Vol. 9, Happy anniversary

Doctor Who at the BBC. Vol. 9, Happy anniversary

eAudiobook

Two joyous archive celebrations of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary presented by Russell Tovey and Graham Norton.November 2013 marked 50 years since Doctor Who first arrived on BBC television, and Radio 2 marked the occasion with two very special progra...

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Artificial intelligence by Clifford A. Pickover

Artificial intelligence

Clifford A. Pickover

eAudiobook

A journey through the past, present, and future of artificial intelligence, from popular science author Cliff Pickover. From medieval robots and Boolean algebra to facial recognition, artificial neural networks, and adversarial patches, this fascinat...

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ASMR for your commute by Emma WhispersRed

ASMR for your commute

Emma WhispersRed

eAudiobook

Penguin Audio presents this unique audio experience by ASMRtist Emma WhispersRed. ASMR For Your Commute is a must for anyone looking to tune out the noise and tune into themselves in the hectic morning time. Using bespoke sounds and meditative techniques...

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A brief history of Japan by Jonathan Clements

A brief history of Japan

Jonathan Clements

eAudiobook

This fascinating history tells the story of the people of Japan, from ancient teenage priest-queens to teeming hordes of salarymen, a nation that once sought to conquer China, yet also shut itself away for two centuries in self-imposed seclusion. Fir...

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Social media success for every brand by Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Social media success for every brand

Claire Diaz-Ortiz

eAudiobook

Apply the seven universal elements of powerful stories to dramatically improve how you connect with customers and grow your business through social media channels. Thousands of marketing and brand practitioners have adopted the StoryBrand model of ma...

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Healing together by Anne Marie Miller

Healing together

Anne Marie Miller

eAudiobook

Sex is such an intimate topic historically wrapped in shame and when someone shares they were sexually abused, we may not know how to respond. With recent #MeToo and #ChurchToo movements, we are learning just how many men, women, boys, and girls have...

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Back roads to belonging by Kristen Strong

Back roads to belonging

Kristen Strong

eAudiobook

At one time or another, shifting seasons in family, friendships, employment, and communities will bring each of us face-to-face with the feeling of being on the outside looking in. Because we are made for connection, this will often lead us down one of...

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Beyond behaviors by Mona Delahooke

Beyond behaviors

Mona Delahooke

eAudiobook

A new approach to solving behavioral challenges.

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A half baked idea by Olivia Potts

A half baked idea

Olivia Potts

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin. At the moment her mother died, Olivia Potts was baking a cake. She was trying to impress the man who would later become her husband. Meanwhile, 275 miles away, her mother was dying. In the grief-stricken months that followed,...

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Live in grace, walk in love by Bob Goff

Live in grace, walk in love

Bob Goff

eAudiobook

Beloved and bestselling author Bob Goff provides you with a year's worth of inspiring, unexpected, thought-provoking teaching that will prepare you for the day ahead. Bob Goff's first two books, Love Doesand Everybody, Always, spent dozens of weeks each...

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The together teacher by Maia Heyck-Merlin

The together teacher

Maia Heyck-Merlin

eAudiobook

An essential guide for over-scheduled teachers. Maia Heyck-Merlin helps teachers build the habits, customize the tools, and create space to become a Together Teacher. This practical resource shows teachers how to be effective and have a life! Author ...

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The art of change leadership by Cheryl Cran

The art of change leadership

Cheryl Cran

eAudiobook

The Art of Change Leadership represents a major milestone in the study of change leadership. An approachable yet thorough guide for leaders and team members that illustrates how to increase speed and agility during times of intense technological innovation...

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Last witnesses by Svetlana Aleksievich

Last witnesses

Svetlana Aleksievich

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Last Witnesses by Svetlana Alexievich, read by Julia Emelin, Yelena Shmulenson and Allen Lewis Rickman. What did it mean to grow up in the Soviet Union during the Second World War? In the late 1970s, Svetlana...

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BOSH! by Henry Firth

BOSH!

Henry Firth

eAudiobook

'The vegan Jamie Olivers.' The Times Save the Planet and Feel Amazing Includes Exclusive Audio Content with Bosh's first ever 'fireside chat', bonus Q&A and more! BOSH!, the pioneers of simple, easy and delicious plant-based cooking, are here to make...

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Surrounded by idiots by Thomas Erikson

Surrounded by idiots

Thomas Erikson

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audio edition of Surrounded By Idiots by Thomas Erikson, read by David John. Do you ever think you're the only one making any sense? Or tried to reason with your partner with disastrous results? Do long, rambling answers drive you...

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There's no such thing as an IT project by Robert L. Lewis

There's no such thing as an IT project

Robert L. Lewis

eAudiobook

Learn how to stop pouring vast sums of money into technology projects that don't have a lasting impact by closing the communication gap between IT and leadership.Too many businesses miss opportunity after opportunity to design, plan, and achieve inte...

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Life on a young planet by Andrew H. Knoll

Life on a young planet

Andrew H. Knoll

eAudiobook

Australopithecines, dinosaurs, trilobites-such fossils conjure up images of lost worlds filled with vanished organisms. But in the full history of life, ancient animals, even the trilobites, form only the half-billion-year tip of a nearly four-billio...

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Mary Magdalene never wore blue eye shadow by Amanda Hope. Haley

Mary Magdalene never wore blue eye shadow

Amanda Hope. Haley

eAudiobook

Tradition suggests Mary Magdalene was a prostitute and Jesus was born in a barn. But what does the Bible really say' Armed with her theology degree, archaeological experience, and sharp wit, Amanda Hope Haley clears up misconceptions of Bible stories...

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Yoga Nidra by Kamini Desai

Yoga Nidra

Kamini Desai

eAudiobook

Yoga Nidra is the master key to initiating shifts in conscious sleep states where change happens outside of doing. In Yoga Nidra you enter a state of non-doing in which transformation happens from beyond the mind rather than through the mind. In this...

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Now accepting roses by Amanda Stanton

Now accepting roses

Amanda Stanton

eAudiobook

When Amanda found out her mother had sent in an application to ABC's The Bachelor on her behalf, she wasn't upset . . . but she was hesitant. As a divorced single mom on a long dating hiatus, she didn't think there was any way she could measure up against...

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Exploring the world of lucid dreaming by Howard Rheingold

Exploring the world of lucid dreaming

Howard Rheingold

eAudiobook

Lucid Dreaming-conscious awareness during the dream state-is an exhilarating experience. Because the world you are experiencing is one of your own creation, you can do the impossible and consciously influence the outcome of your dreams. Exploring the...

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This searing light, the sun and everything else by Jon Savage

This searing light, the sun and everything else

Jon Savage

eAudiobook

An exciting new book on Joy Division, featuring never before told stories. Jon Savage's oral history of Joy Division is the last word on the band that ended with the suicide of Ian Curtis in Macclesfield on May 18, 1980. It weaves together interviews...

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The new Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

The new Jim Crow

Michelle Alexander

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The New Jim Crow written by Michelle Alexander, read by Karen Chilton. Once in a great while a book comes along that radically changes our understanding of a crucial political issue and helps to fuel a social...

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How to see by Thích Nĥát Hạnh

How to see

Thích Nĥát Hạnh

eAudiobook

Penguin presents the audio edition of How to See by Thich Nhat Hanh, read by John Sackville. Truly see yourselfHow to See is about our misperceptions, how we can gain insight and how mindfulness practices can help us see our real selves. Thich Nhat Hanh...

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Holy roar by Chris Tomlin

Holy roar

Chris Tomlin

eAudiobook

What does it mean to praise God' In the ancient world, something extraordinary happened when God's people gathered to worship Him. It was more than just singing; it was a declaration, a proclamation, a time to fully embody praise to God for who He is...

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Skint Estate by Cash Carraway

Skint Estate

Cash Carraway

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin. "Everyone has their price. It's just not always monetary. Mine is though. 20 quid." Single mum. 'Stain on society'. Caught in a poverty trap. It's a luxury to afford morals and if you're Cash Carraway, you do what you can t...

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Infinite potential by 1905-1972 Neville

Infinite potential

1905-1972 Neville

eAudiobook

A spiritually transformative collection of Neville Goddard's works Neville Goddard, most often known simply as Neville, is one of the most powerful writers in the realm of mystical spirituality. Unknown during his lifetime, his work has grown increas...

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A sceptic's search for meaning by Mike Willesee

A sceptic's search for meaning

Mike Willesee

eAudiobook

Is there life after death? Does God exist? How do you explain miracles? In a career spanning 50 years and thousands of stories, legendary Australian journalist Mike Willesee dared to pose the big questions as part of his ongoing quest for meaning. Born...

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Where soldiers lie by Ian McPhedran

Where soldiers lie

Ian McPhedran

Audio CD

From the WWI battlefields of the Somme and Fromelles to the jungles of Papua New Guinea and Vietnam, this is the fascinating and moving story of the dogged hunt by two former diggers for the remains of Aussie soldiers listed as MIA in WWII and Vietnam....

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Dead man walking by Kate McClymont

Dead man walking

Kate McClymont

Audio CD

We all know Sydney is full of corruption and crime, but none of us expected to read about a Sydney businessman being shot in the back of his head, in his driveway, in front of his nine-year-old son, in Cremorne. Nor that the order would come from a Point...

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Keep it moving by Twyla Tharp

Keep it moving

Twyla Tharp

eAudiobook

One of the world's leading artists, a living legend, and best selling author of The Creative Habit shares her secrets for harnessing vitality and finding purpose while aging. From insight to action, this is a guidebook for expanding the listener's...

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What you do is who you are by Ben Horowitz

What you do is who you are

Ben Horowitz

eAudiobook

Ben Horowitz, a leading venture capitalist, modern management expert, and New York Times bestselling author combines lessons both from history and modern organisational practice with practical and often surprising advice to help us build cultures that...

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On nineteen eighty-four by D. J. (David John) Taylor

On nineteen eighty-four

D. J. (David John) Taylor

eAudiobook

Since its publication nearly seventy years ago, George Orwell's 1984 has been regarded as one of the most influential novels of the modern age. Politicians have testified to its influence on their intellectual identities, rock musicians have made records...

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Homewreckers by Aaron Glantz

Homewreckers

Aaron Glantz

eAudiobook

In the spirit of Evicted, Bait and Switch, and The Big Short, a shocking, heart-wrenching investigation into America's housing crisis and the modern-day robber barons who are making a fortune off the backs of the disenfranchised working and middle cl...

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The full catastrophe by Rebecca Huntley

The full catastrophe

Rebecca Huntley

Audio CD

"We've all had days when if we didn't laugh, we'd cry. Whether it's a domestic drama, career cockup or just a run-of-the-mill disaster, we've all been there - no matter who we are. In this hilarious and moving collection, well-known Australians from all...

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The James Joyce BBC radio collection by James Joyce

The James Joyce BBC radio collection

James Joyce

Audio CD

Three BBC radio productions of major works by James Joyce - plus Gordon Bowker's fascinating biographical account of his life."--Publisher's description.

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Alex Horne presents the Horne section by Alex Horne

Alex Horne presents the Horne section

Alex Horne

Audio CD

"Alex Horne and his special guests bring together stand-up and live music in a free-wheeling and spontaneous combination. Each episode sees Alex, his band and guests explore a different topic. These range from love to technology, the seasons to the.....

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All those women. Series 1-4 by Katherine Jakeways

All those women. Series 1-4

Katherine Jakeways

Audio CD

"'All Those Women' explores familial relationships, ageing, marriages - it's about life and love and things not turning out quite the way that you'd expected them to. Here we join Hetty, Maggie, Jen and Emily as they struggle to resolve their own problems,...

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Planet B by Matthew Broughton

Planet B

Matthew Broughton

Audio CD

"'Planet B' is a virtual world with the slogan: 'Where you can be whatever you want to be.' Users can download themselves into it and play as a life-size avatar in a 3D world. When Lioba Fielding dies in the real world, her boyfriend John Armstrong d...

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Hancock's half hour Volume 4  by Ray Galton

Hancock's half hour Volume 4

Ray Galton

Audio CD

"An exclusive collection of rare and re-mastered radio material starring Tony Hancock, Sid James and others. With bonus material. Marking the legacy of one our greatest comedy entertainers, this collection is a must for fans of Tony Hancock and 'Hancock's...

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A year at the circus by Jon Sopel

A year at the circus

Jon Sopel

Audio CD

"Welcome to the White House. At the heart of Washington, there is a circus. It's raucous, noisy and full of clowns. Reporting on it is a daily cacophony. Four major stories can blow up and blow out before breakfast, and political weather systems are moving...

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Maya Angelou by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou

Audio CD

"The books that make up the life and times of Maya Angelou are some of the best, most beautiful and haunting pieces of autobiography written. They run the gamut from life affirming to tragedy and back again with a tone that is a joyous, direct and se...

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The happy puppy handbook by Pippa Mattinson

The happy puppy handbook

Pippa Mattinson

Audio CD

"Pippa Mattinson, dog-training specialist, tells you everything you need to know about training and caring for your new puppy. From how to prepare your home for your puppy's arrival and how to help your puppy settle into a routine, as well as suggestions...

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The scandalous Lady W by Hallie Rubenhold

The scandalous Lady W

Hallie Rubenhold

Audio CD

"It was the divorce that scandalised Georgian England ... She was a spirited young heiress. He was a handsome baronet with a promising career in government. Their marriage had the makings of a fairy tale but ended as one of the most salacious and hig...

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All the lives we ever lived by Katharine Smyth

All the lives we ever lived

Katharine Smyth

Audio CD

"Following her father's death, Katharine Smyth turned to her favourite novel, Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse, as a way of making sense of her bereavement. Written out of a lifelong admiration for Woolf and her work, Katharine's story moves between...

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1415 by Ian Mortimer

1415

Ian Mortimer

Audio CD

"The battle of Agincourt was a slaughter ground designed not to advance England's interests directly but to demonstrate God's approval of Henry's royal authority on both sides of the Channel. 1415 was a year of religious persecution, personal suffering...

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The heartland by Nathan Filer

The heartland

Nathan Filer

Audio CD

"In The Heartland, Nathan Filer, a former mental health nurse, invites us to spend time in the company of some extraordinary people whose lives have been affected by this most strange of human conditions, and to discover their complex, surprising, pa...

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For the record by David Cameron

For the record

David Cameron

Audio CD

"David Cameron was Conservative Party leader during the largest financial crash in living memory. The Arab Spring and the Eurozone crisis both started during his first year as prime minister. The backdrop to his time in office included the advent of ...

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The myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus

The myth of Sisyphus

Albert Camus

Audio CD

"Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched...

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The shape of things to come by Druin Burch

The shape of things to come

Druin Burch

Audio CD

"In this humane and important exploration of modern medicine, Druin Burch examines the future of medicine, our changing physicalities and the implications of longer life. From birth to death and through the exploration of topics such as disease, sex,...

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Her father's daughter by Beezy Marsh

Her father's daughter

Beezy Marsh

Audio CD

"When Annie marries Harry after years of heartache in a London slum she believes she's found her happy ever after. But the horrors of the Blitz soon threaten everything they hold dear. The terrible sights Harry witnesses as an air raid warden bring b...

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Sex power money by Sara Pascoe

Sex power money

Sara Pascoe

Audio CD

"Following her hit book Animal, Sara Pascoe decides to confront her fear of the male libido, and turns her attention to the things that really matter to humans, delving into such questions as: Why don't people care about the welfare of the people the...

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A new earth by Eckhart Tolle

A new earth

Eckhart Tolle

Audio CD

"Tolle takes readers beyond their own lives to show that we now have an opportunity to birth a new, more loving world. This involves a radical inner leap of consciousness from the current identification with our ego to an entirely new way of thinking...

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