By: Victoria Lily Shaffer
Narrated by: Victoria Lily Shaffer
INCLUDES A FOREWORD READ BY PAUL SHAFFER!
Prepare yourself for every step of the dog adoption process and make your new best friend’s life the happiest and healthiest it can be with these fostering and adoption tips and tales from dog-loving expert Victoria Schaffer.
Adopting a dog and making them the newest member of your family can sometimes... Read more »
By: Charlie Berens
Narrated by: Charlie Berens
Everything you need to know to survive in the greatest place on Earth
Have you ever had a goodbye lasting more than four hours? Do you lack the emotional capacity to say “I love you” so you just tell your loved ones to “watch out for deer”? Have you apologized to a stranger because she stepped on your foot? If you answered yes to any of these...Read more » Learn more
By: David Damrosch
Narrated by: David Damrosch
A transporting and illuminating voyage around the globe, through classic and modern literary works that are in conversation with one another and with the world around them
*Featured in the Chicago Tribune's Great 2021 Fall Book Preview*
Inspired by Jules Verne’s hero Phileas Fogg, David Damrosch, chair of Harvard University’s department of... Read more »
By: Samrat Choudhury
Narrated by: Ranjit Madgavkar
The Brahmaputra is by some margin the largest river in India. After its confluence with the Ganga in Bangladesh, it becomes the largest in Asia. In The Braided River, journalist Samrat Choudhury sets out to follow its braided course from the edge of Tibet where it enters India down to where it meets the Ganga at a spot marked by the biggest red...Read more » Learn more
Narrated by: Louise Brealey, Simon Callow, Crystal Clarke, Stephen Fry, Toby Jones, Ferdinand Kingsley, Greg Lockett, Chris Nayak, Shazia Nicholls, Juliet Stevenson, Mark Strong & Shaun Usher
Length: 2 hours 40 minutes
An illuminating and energetic collection of letters about New York City curated by the founder of the globally popular Letters of Note website.
The first volume in the bestselling Letters of Note series was a collection of hundreds of the world's most entertaining, inspiring, and unusual letters, based on the seismically popular website of... Read more »
By: William deBuys
Narrated by: William deBuys
Length: 10 hours 19 minutes
A revitalizing new perspective on Earthcare from Pulitzer Prize finalist William deBuys.
In 2016 and 2018 acclaimed author and conservationist William deBuys joined extended medical expeditions into Upper Dolpo, a remote, ethnically Tibetan region of northwestern Nepal, to provide basic medical services to the residents of the region. Having... Read more »
By: Douglas Rogers
Narrated by: Kevin Hanssen
Length: 12 hours 8 minutes
Born and raised in Zimbabwe, Douglas Rogers is the son of white farmers living through that country's long and tense transition from postcolonial rule. He escaped the dull future mapped out for him by his parents for one of adventure and excitement in Europe and the United States. But when Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe launched his violent... Read more »Learn more
By: Manuel Chaves Nogales
Narrated by: Oscar Lopez
Length: 4 hours 38 minutes
En noviembre de 1936, Manuel Chaves Nogales, descorazonado por el rumbo que está tomando la guerra civil, decide abandonar España e instalarse con su familia en París. Allí colaborará con la prensa francesa y latinoamericana e incluso pondrá en marcha una publicación semiartesanal sobre la actualidad española dirigida a los exiliados... Read more »Learn more
By: Anthony R. E. Sinclair
Narrated by: Shaun Grindell
Length: 7 hours 38 minutes
With its rich biodiversity, astounding wildlife, and breathtaking animal migrations, Serengeti is like no other ecosystem on the planet. A Place like No Other is Anthony Sinclair's firsthand account of how he and other scientists discovered the biological principles that regulate life in Serengeti and how they rule all of the natural... Read more »Learn more
By: Laura Galloway
Narrated by: Laura Lefkow
Length: 8 hours
An ancestry test suggesting she shared some DNA with the Sámi people, the indigenous inhabitants of the Arctic tundra, tapped into Laura Galloway's wanderlust; an affair with a Sámi reindeer herder ultimately led her to leave New York for the tiny town of Kautokeino, Norway. When her new boyfriend left her unexpectedly after six months, it... Read more »Learn more
By: Taylor Tippett
Narrated by: Chloe Dolandis
Length: 3 hours 34 minutes
With charm, inspiration, and plenty of whimsy, Taylor reminds us that even in a weary world, it’s possible to celebrate the beauty in each person’s unique story—and make a difference that goes deeper than you’ll ever know.
Flight attendant Taylor Tippett had just finished beverage service and was sitting in the back of a Boeing 737 when she had a...Read more » Learn more
By: Vikrant Pande & Neelesh Kulkarni
Narrated by: Abhishek Sharma
Length: 9 hours 45 minutes
Vikrant Pande and Neelesh Kulkarni's quest to retrace the trail of Rama's fabled travels during his years in exile began with their trying to locate Chitrakoot on the map and realizing that they had little idea where it might be. Curious about the places mentioned in the Ramayana, they set off on a journey of their own, following Rama's route...Read more » Learn more
By: Guirec Soudée
Narrated by: Trevor Lawless
Length: 9 hours 4 minutes
A man and his chicken sail 45,000 nautical miles in this powerful story of following your dreams—a unique gift for the travelers and sailors in your life!
When Guirec Soudée was 21 years old, he bought a 30-foot sailboat and set out across the Atlantic, despite having only sailed a dinghy before.
His only companion? His plucky pet hen,...Read more » Learn more
By: Christian Stahl
Narrated by: Christian Stahl & Monica Wagner
Practical and entertaining German audio books are hard to find, but this one is an exception.
This German audio book contains 100 culturally interesting and enjoyable German stories for beginners and intermediate learning level.
All the German short stories in this audio book are unique and entertaining in content, new vocabulary is gradually...Read more » Learn more
By: Ryan Earlton, Mike Dunn & Jeremy Ludvig
Narrated by: Marcus Mulenga
Expert Traveler Bundle, 3 in 1 Bundle: Smart Traveler, Fun Travel Games, and Travel Tips
Travelling is a fun and rewarding activity that will let you relax and learn new experiences. Planning a trip can certainly be a daunting task for inexperienced travelers, but it doesn’t have to be so difficult. One of the most common mistakes that new...Read more » Learn more
By: Mark Gowan
Narrated by: Mark Gowan
Length: 4 hours 47 minutes
Back from Asia, with a little money left over and lacking the sense to save it, we were on our way again, finding adventure on bicycles. Living in a tent and cooking on a small camp stove, we biked through England for six weeks and met people that told us their stories, some happy and some sad. The hospitality of strangers amazed us. They opened...Read more » Learn more
By: V. S. Naipaul
Narrated by: Sam Dastor
Length: 6 hours 40 minutes
In 1975, at the height of Indira Gandhi’s “Emergency,” V. S. Naipaul returned to India, the country his ancestors had left one hundred years earlier. Out of that journey he produced this concise masterpiece: a vibrant, defiantly unsentimental portrait of a society traumatized by centuries of foreign conquest and immured in a mythic vision of its...Read more » Learn more
By: Christian Stahl
Narrated by: Christian Stahl & Monica Wagner
Length: 2 hours 2 minutes
This audio book in French contains 100 entertaining and culturally interesting French short stories for beginners and intermediate learning level.
Probably the best way to learn French is with a suitable audio book in French with which you can learn quality audio french lessons for adults.
Learning French through listening to entertaining short...Read more » Learn more
By: Robert Whiting
Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
Length: 11 hours 49 minutes
Tokyo Junkie is a memoir that plays out over the dramatic sixty-year growth of the megacity Tokyo, once a dark, fetid backwater and now the most populous, sophisticated, and safe urban capital in the world.
Follow author Robert Whiting (The Chrysanthemum and the Bat, You Gotta Have Wa, Tokyo Underworld) as he watches Tokyo transform during the...Read more » Learn more
The Orangutans of Semenggoh, Mount Santubong, the Sun Bears of Matang and the Rain in Kuching, Sarawak, Borneo
By: Pearl Howie
Narrated by: Pearl Howie
Length: 1 hours 6 minutes
From No. 1 best selling Self-Help, Counselling and Travel author Pearl Howie
A dream come true.
But more than that.
A dream I had given up on, hidden from myself, brought to light, and then realised. And yet, the first time I saw orangutans in Semenggoh, semi-wild, it was not the experience I had hoped for.
Sarawak is so much more than... Read more »
By: Ben Coates
Narrated by: Ciaran Saward
Length: 11 hours 36 minutes
From rowing the canals of Amsterdam to riding a cow through the Alps, via Cold War nuclear bunkers, raucous Gay Pride parades, tranquil Lake Constance, and snowy mountain climbs, The Rhine blends travelogue and offbeat history to tell the fascinating story of how a great river helped shape a continent.
SHORTLISTED FOR THE STANFORD DOLMAN TRAVEL... Read more »
By: Ben Mercer
Narrated by: Ben Mercer
Length: 9 hours 3 minutes
LONGLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR PRIZE 2020
Sports books tend to detail extraordinary achievements, triumphs against the odds or commemorate World Cup winning captains.
This book does not do that.
For many, playing professional sport is the Dream Job. Few manage it, very few make it to the top and for the rest, life is very...Read more » Learn more
By: Liv Trenton
Narrated by: Matt Montanez
Length: 42 minutes
This audiobook will tell you all about the amazing animals that can be found in Africa. Learn about Kangaroos, Koala, Emu, Platypus, Dingo, Tasmanian Tiger, Bird of Paradise, Black Swan and many many more! Discover all the information and answers to intriguing questions about the animal kingdom. Learn all about Australian animals’...Read more » Learn more