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Narrated by Matthew McConaughey / 6 hours 42 minutes
From the Academy Award®–winning actor, an unconventional memoir filled with raucous stories, outlaw wisdom, and lessons learned the hard way about living with greater satisfaction
“Unflinchingly honest and remarkably candid, Matthew McConaughey’s book invites us to grapple with the lessons of his life as he did—and to see that the point was... Read more »
The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America
By Ijeoma Oluo
Narrated by Ijeoma Oluo / 10 hours
From the author of the New York Times bestseller So You Want to Talk About Race, a subversive history of white male American identity.
What happens to a country that tells generation after generation of white men that they deserve power? What happens when success is defined by status over women and people of color, instead of by actual... Read more »
An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
By James Clear
Narrated by James Clear / 5 hours 35 minutes
The #1 New York Times bestseller. Over 1 million copies sold!
Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results
No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving--every day. James Clear, one of the world's leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits, break bad ones,... Read more »
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By Anna Wiener
Narrated by Suehyla El-Attar / 8 hours 44 minutes
“Like Joan Didion or Renata Adler, Ben Lerner or Sally Rooney, Anna Wiener writes with dead-on specificity, scalpel-sharp analysis, deep sensitivity, and an eye for the absurd. She headed west into the modern gold rush that is the tech boom and now returns with gleaming ingots of insight, weaving tales of a strange land where boy-CEOs ride ripsticks and hoover up your data. An essential and very human look at the forces shaping who we are and how we behave.”Sam MacLaughlin, McNally Jackson Williamsburg
Dare to Lead
Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.
By Brené Brown
Narrated by Brené Brown / 8 hours 9 minutes
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Brené Brown has taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers, and culture shifters, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead.
Look for Brené Brown’s new podcast, Dare to... Read more »
Year of Yes
How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sun and Be Your Own Person
Narrated by Shonda Rhimes / 7 hours 4 minutes
2017 Audie Award Finalist for Audiobook of the Year
The instant New York Times bestseller from the creator of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal and executive producer of How to Get Away With Murder shares how saying YES changed her life. “As fun to read as Rhimes’s TV series are to watch” (Los Angeles Times).
She’s the creator and producer of some of the... Read more »
Conversations with RBG
Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Life, Love, Liberty, and Law
Narrated by Suzanne Toren & Peter Ganim / 6 hours 55 minutes
"The audiobook version includes recorded conversations between the two from the 1990s to the present, delivering a compelling informal profile. As a permanent record of Ginsburg’s voice and fighting spirit, it’s an inspiring listen." — Paste
This program includes recorded conversations between Jeffrey Rosen and Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
In this... Read more »
From Crisis to Opportunity
Narrated by Scott Galloway / 5 hours 38 minutes
"This is as good an analysis as you could wish to read." --The Financial Times
From bestselling author and NYU Business School professor Scott Galloway comes a keenly insightful, urgent analysis of who stands to win and who's at risk to lose in a post-pandemic world
The COVID-19 outbreak has turned bedrooms into offices, pitted young against old,... Read more »
The Deficit Myth
Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy
Narrated by Stephanie Kelton / 10 hours 52 minutes
A New York Times Bestseller
The leading thinker and most visible public advocate of modern monetary theory -- the freshest and most important idea about economics in decades -- delivers a radically different, bold, new understanding for how to build a just and prosperous society.
Stephanie Kelton's brilliant exploration of modern monetary... Read more »
Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
By Cal Newport
Narrated by Jeff Bottoms / 7 hours 44 minutes
Read the Wall Street Journal Bestseller for "cultivating intense focus" for fast, powerful performance results for achieving success and true meaning in one's professional life (Adam Grant, author of Give and Take).
Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you to quickly... Read more »
Find Your Voice, Your Mission, Your Message
By Tara Mohr
Narrated by Tara Mohr / 8 hours 25 minutes
A groundbreaking women’s leadership expert and popular conference speaker gives women the practical skills to voice and implement the changes they want to see—in themselves and in the world.
In her coaching and programs for women, Tara Mohr saw how women were "playing small" in their lives and careers, were frustrated by it, and wanted to "play... Read more »
The Biggest Bluff
How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win
Narrated by Maria Konnikova / 11 hours 12 minutes
The New York Times bestseller!
A New York Times Notable Book
“The tale of how Konnikova followed a story about poker players and wound up becoming a story herself will have you riveted, first as you learn about her big winnings, and then as she conveys the lessons she learned both about human nature and herself.” —The Washington Post
It's true... Read more »
Start with Why
How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action
By Simon Sinek
Narrated by Simon Sinek / 7 hours 17 minutes
The inspiring, life-changing bestseller by the author of LEADERS EAT LAST and TOGETHER IS BETTER.
In 2009, Simon Sinek started a movement to help people become more inspired at work, and in turn inspire their colleagues and customers. Since then, millions have been touched by the power of his ideas, including more than 28 million who’ve watched... Read more »
Get Out of Your Head and into Your Life
Unfu*k Yourself series
Narrated by Gary John Bishop / 3 hours 23 minutes
New York Times Bestseller
Joining the ranks of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, You Are a Badass, and F*ck Feelings comes this refreshing, BS-free, self-empowerment guide that offers an honest, no-nonsense, tough-love approach to help you move past self-imposed limitations.
Are you tired of feeling... Read more »
Hold Me Tight
Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love
Narrated by Helen Keeley / 8 hours 46 minutes
Heralded by the New York Times and Time as the couples therapy with the highest rate of success, Emotionally Focused Therapy works because it views the love relationship as an attachment bond.
This idea, once controversial, is now supported by science, and has become widely popular among therapists around the world. In Hold Me Tight, Dr. Sue... Read more »
Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
Narrated by Elisa Donovan / 6 hours 26 minutes
The #1 international best seller
In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg reignited the conversation around women in the workplace.
Sandberg is chief operating officer of Facebook and coauthor of Option B with Adam Grant. In 2010, she gave an electrifying TED talk in which she described how women unintentionally hold themselves back in their careers. Her... Read more »
The Laws of Human Nature
Narrated by Paul Michael & Robert Greene / 28 hours 26 minutes
From the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power comes the definitive new book on decoding the behavior of the people around you
Robert Greene is a master guide for millions of readers, distilling ancient wisdom and philosophy into essential texts for seekers of power, understanding and mastery. Now he turns to the most... Read more »
The Art of Gathering
How We Meet and Why It Matters
By Priya Parker
Narrated by Bernadette Dunne / 9 hours 20 minutes
"Hosts of all kinds, this is a must-read!" --Chris Anderson, owner and curator of TED
From the host of the New York Times podcast Together Apart, an exciting new approach to how we gather that will transform the ways we spend our time together—at home, at work, in our communities, and beyond.
In The Art of Gathering, Priya Parker argues that the... Read more »
The Art of Finding Friends, Being Friends, and Keeping Friends
By Jenn Bane, Trin Garritano & Jean Wei
Narrated by Not Yet Available /
It used to be so simple, back when we were kids. But now, in an age of loneliness, ghosting, and toxic relationships, making and keeping friends is anything but simple. Jenn Bane and Trin Garritano know this better than anyone. Their podcast, Friendshipping, gets 30,000 downloads a month because their listeners are craving real guidance—along... Read more »
How to Make the Most of Your Mistakes
Narrated by Henry O. Arnold & John C. Maxwell / 6 hours 5 minutes
The major difference between achieving people and average people is their perception of and response to failure. John C. Maxwell takes a closer look at failure-and reveals that the secret of moving beyond failure is to use it as a lesson and a stepping-stone. He covers the top reasons people fail and shows how to master fear instead of being... Read more »
The Rise of Citizen Capitalism
Narrated by Joe Knezevich / 9 hours 4 minutes
“More than ever before, this is the book our economy needs.” – Dr. Rajiv Shah, president of the Rockefeller Foundation
“Unwilling to settle for easy answers or superficial changes, O’Leary and Valdmanis push us all to ask more of our economic system.” – Senator Michael F. Bennet
This provocative book takes us inside the fight to save capitalism... Read more »
How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
By Brené Brown
Narrated by Brené Brown / 6 hours 30 minutes
The #1 New York Times bestseller. 1 million copies sold!
From thought leader Dr. Brené Brown, a transformative new vision for the way we lead, love, work, parent, and educate that teaches us the power of vulnerability.
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have... Read more »
Shipping Creative Work
By Seth Godin
Narrated by Seth Godin / 5 hours 38 minutes
From the bestselling author of Linchpin, Tribes, and The Dip comes an elegant little book that will inspire artists, writers, and entrepreneurs to stretch and commit to putting their best work out into the world.
Creative work doesn't come with a guarantee. But there is a pattern to who succeeds and who doesn't. And engaging in the consistent... Read more »
Never Split the Difference
Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It
By Chris Voss & Tahl Raz
Narrated by Michael Kramer / 8 hours 7 minutes
A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations—whether in the boardroom or at home.
After a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a hostage negotiator brought him face-to-face with a range of criminals,... Read more »
You're Not Listening
What You're Missing and Why It Matters
By Kate Murphy
Narrated by Kate Murphy / 6 hours 31 minutes
"Narrating her own work, Murphy is certainly worthy of the listener's attention. She offers a sincere, passionate voice that is capable of delivering some hard truths about the current state of things while also showing the way toward a truly connected society." — AudioFile Magazine
**This program is read by the author**
When was the last time you... Read more »
The Diary of a Bookseller
Narrated by Robin Laing / 9 hours 42 minutes
“When you enter The Book Shop in Wigtown, Scotland, you enter Shaun Bythell’s world. You’ll recognize his colorful staff and quirky customers immediately and fall in love with them instantly. The Diary of a Bookseller was written for book buyers, booksellers, and book lovers everywhere (you must be one of them!). While books and The Book Shop occupy much of Bythell’s hilarious story, it is made whole with priceless pieces on gardening, fishing with his dad, cycling, and, of course, music, food, and drink. Cheers!”Bill Reilly, The River's End Bookstore
The Story of Success
Narrated by Malcolm Gladwell / 7 hours 16 minutes
Learn what sets high achievers apart -- from Bill Gates to the Beatles -- in this #1 bestseller from "a singular talent" (New York Times Book Review).
In this stunning book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the... Read more »
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power
Narrated by Nicol Zanzarella / 24 hours 16 minutes
The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior.
In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the... Read more »
Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World
By Cal Newport
Narrated by Will Damron & Cal Newport / 6 hours 59 minutes
A New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Publishers Weekly, and USA Today bestseller
"Newport is making a bid to be the Marie Kondo of technology: someone with an actual plan for helping you realize the digital pursuits that do, and don't, bring value to your life."--Ezra Klein, Vox
Minimalism is the art of knowing how much is just enough. Digital... Read more »
By Richard Snow
Narrated by Jacques Roy / 12 hours
A propulsive and “entertaining” (The Wall Street Journal) history chronicling the conception and creation of the iconic Disneyland theme park, as told like never before by popular historian Richard Snow.
One day in the early 1950s, Walt Disney stood looking over 240 acres of farmland in Anaheim, California, and imagined building a park where... Read more »
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
30th Anniversary Edition
Narrated by Stephen R. Covey / 15 hours 7 minutes
*New York Times bestseller—over 40 million copies sold*
*The #1 Most Influential Business Book of the Twentieth Century*
One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for nearly three decades. It has transformed the lives of presidents and CEOs, educators and... Read more »
How To Win Friends And Influence People
Narrated by Andrew Macmillan & Andrew Macmillian / 7 hours 18 minutes
You can go after the job you want—and get it!
You can take the job you have—and improve it!
You can take any situation—and make it work for you!
Dale Carnegie’s rock-solid, time-tested advice has carried countless people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. One of the most groundbreaking and timeless bestsellers of all... Read more »
The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
Narrated by Malcolm Gladwell / 7 hours 43 minutes
The landmark book that has revolutionized the way we understand leadership and decision making -- from #1 bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell.
In his breakthrough bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.
Blink is... Read more »
Lives of the Stoics
The Art of Living from Zeno to Marcus Aurelius
Narrated by Ryan Holiday / 10 hours 8 minutes
Instant New York Times Advice & Business Bestseller, USA Today Bestseller, and Wall Street Journal #1 Bestseller!
A New York Times Noteworthy Pick and a "stellar work" by Publishers Weekly
From the bestselling authors of The Daily Stoic comes an inspiring guide to the lives of the Stoics, and what the ancients can teach us about happiness,... Read more »
Girl, Stop Apologizing
A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals
Narrated by Rachel Hollis / 7 hours 34 minutes
“I believe we can change the world. But first, we’ve got to stop living in fear of being judged for who we are.”
Rachel Hollis has seen it too often: women not living into their full potential. They feel a tugging on their hearts for something more, but they’re afraid of embarrassment, of falling short of perfection, of not being enough.
In Girl,... Read more »
Radical Candor: Fully Revised & Updated Edition
Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity
By Kim Scott
Narrated by Teri Schnaubelt / 11 hours 17 minutes
Featuring a NEW PREFACE, AFTERWORD and Radically Candid PERFORMANCE REVIEW BONUS CHAPTER, the fully revised & updated edition of Radical Candor is packed with even more guidance to help you improve your relationships at work.
Radical Candor has been embraced around the world by leaders of every stripe at companies of all sizes. Now a cultural... Read more »
Capital and Ideology
Narrated by Rick Adamson / 48 hours 56 minutes
The epic successor to one of the most important books of the century: at once a retelling of global history, a scathing critique of contemporary politics, and a bold proposal for a new and fairer economic system
Thomas Piketty’s bestselling Capital in the Twenty-First Century galvanized global debate about inequality. In this audacious follow-up,... Read more »
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team
A Leadership Fable
Narrated by Charles Stransky / 3 hours 42 minutes
After her first two weeks observing the problems at DecisionTech, Kathryn Petersen, its new CEO, had more than a few moments when she wondered is she should have taken the job. But Kathryn knew there was little chance she would have turned it down. After all, retirement had made her antsy, and nothing excited her more than a challenge. What she... Read more »
Every Tool's a Hammer
Life Is What You Make It
By Adam Savage
Narrated by Adam Savage / 7 hours 45 minutes
In this New York Times bestselling “imperative how-to for creativity” (Nick Offerman), Adam Savage—star of Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters—shares his golden rules of creativity, from finding inspiration to following through and successfully making your idea a reality.
Every Tool’s a Hammer is a chronicle of my life as a maker. It’s an exploration... Read more »
The E-Myth Revisited
Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work and
Narrated by Michael E. Gerber / 8 hours 5 minutes
In this compact disc edition of the totally revised underground bestseller -- The E-Myth, Michael Gerber dispels the myths surrounding starting your own business and shows how commonplace assumptions can get in the way of running a business. He walks you through the steps in the life of a business -- from entrepreneurial infancy, through... Read more »
Unlock the Power of Less-and Achieve More Than You Ever Imagined
Narrated by Mike Chamberlain / 7 hours 57 minutes
A Rice University social scientist teaches you to rethink what you need to succeed, and do more with what you already have, in this counterintuitive, evidence-based guide to changing the way you work and live.
Stretch identifies key ways for people and organizations to work beyond their resources to achieve higher performance. Based on in-depth... Read more »
The 5 AM Club
Own Your Morning. Elevate Your Life.
By Robin Sharma
Narrated by Adam Verner / 11 hours 4 minutes
Legendary leadership and elite performance expert Robin Sharma introduced The 5am Club concept over twenty years ago, based on a revolutionary morning routine that has helped his clients maximize their productivity, activate their best health and bulletproof their serenity in this age of overwhelming complexity.
Now, in this life-changing guide,... Read more »
Narrated by Patrick Lawlor / 25 hours 40 minutes
The dramatic inside story of the downfall of Michael Eisner—Disney Chairman and CEO—and the scandals that drove America’s best-known entertainment company to civil war.
“When You Wish Upon a Star,” “Whistle While You Work,” “The Happiest Place on Earth”—these are lyrics indelibly linked to Disney, one of the most admired and best-known companies... Read more »
Stillness Is the Key
By Ryan Holiday
Narrated by Ryan Holiday / 6 hours 55 minutes
Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller & Wall Street Journal Bestseller
In The Obstacle Is the Way and Ego Is the Enemy, bestselling author Ryan Holiday made ancient wisdom wildly popular with a new generation of leaders in sports, politics, and technology. In his new book, Stillness Is the Key, Holiday draws on timeless Stoic and Buddhist... Read more »
How to Focus on What Matters Every Day
By Jake Knapp & John Zeratsky
Narrated by Jake Knapp & John Zeratsky / 4 hours 58 minutes
From the New York Times bestselling authors of Sprint comes a simple 4-step system for improving focus, finding greater joy in your work, and getting more out of every day.
"A charming manifesto—as well as an intrepid do-it-yourself guide to building smart habits that stick. If you want to achieve more (without going nuts), read this... Read more »
Narrated by Dylan Baker / 25 hours 3 minutes
2012 Audie Award Finalist for Audiobook of the Year
Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs.
Based on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than 100 family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and... Read more »
The Price of Peace
Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes
Narrated by Robert Petkoff / 22 hours 50 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An “outstanding new intellectual biography of John Maynard Keynes [that moves] swiftly along currents of lucidity and wit” (The New York Times), illuminating the world of the influential economist and his transformative ideas
“A timely, lucid and compelling portrait of a man whose enduring relevance is always... Read more »
How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
By Chip Heath & Dan Heath
Narrated by Charles Kahlenberg / 7 hours 42 minutes
Why is it so hard to make lasting changes in our companies, in our communities, and in our own lives?
The primary obstacle is a conflict that's built into our brains, say Chip and Dan Heath, authors of the critically acclaimed bestseller Made to Stick. Psychologists have discovered that our minds are ruled by two different systems - the rational... Read more »
It Takes What It Takes
How to Think Neutrally and Gain Control of Your Life
Narrated by Trevor Moawad & Russell Wilson / 5 hours 25 minutes
Performed by Trevor Moawad with a foreword written and read by Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson
From a top mental conditioning coach—"the world’s best brain trainer” (Sports Illustrated)—who has transformed the lives and careers of elite athletes, business leaders, and military personnel, battle-tested strategies that will give you... Read more »
Ghosting the News
Local Journalism and the Crisis of American Democracy
Columbia Global Reports
Narrated by Amanda Carlin / 2 hours 54 minutes
Ghosting the News tells the most troubling media story of our time: How democracy suffers when local news dies. Reporting on news-impoverished areas in the U.S. and around the world, America's premier media critic, Margaret Sullivan, charts the contours of the damage but also surveys some new efforts to keep local news alive -- from non-profit... Read more »