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    • American Desperado

    • My Life as a Cocaine Cowboy
    • By: Jon Roberts, Evan Wright
    • Narrated by: Christina Rooney, Erik Davies, Johnathan McClain, and others
    • Length: 16 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    American Desperado is possibly the most jaw-dropping, event-filled, adrenaline-soaked criminal autobiography ever written. Like a real-life Scarface Jon was born into the upper levels of the Gambino crime family and witnessed his first murder at age seven. He became a one-man juvenile crime wave before joining an assassination squad in Vietnam.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listen

    • By Rhys on 13-04-15

    Regular price: £24.09

    • War of the Worlds: Global Dispatches

    • By: Kevin J. Anderson (editor), Robert Silverberg, Connie Willis, and others
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nineteen gut-wrenching reports from the front lines of the War of the Worlds, as logged by Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Theodore Roosevelt, H.P. Lovecraft, Winston Churchill, Jules Verne, and many of the other most famous writers of the time. The most popular and acclaimed science fiction writers of today relive the Martian invasion through the eyes of their famous predecessors.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Nice compilation

    • By Justin James on 10-01-14

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Science Without God?

    • Rethinking the History of Scientific Naturalism
    • By: Peter Harrison - editor, Jon H. Roberts - editor
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Can scientific explanation ever make reference to God or the supernatural? The present consensus is no; indeed, a naturalistic stance is usually taken to be a distinguishing feature of modern science. Science Without God?: Rethinking the History of Scientific Naturalism shows that the history of Western science presents us with a more nuanced picture. 

    Regular price: £16.09

    • The Good, the Bad, and the Merc

    • Even More Stories from the Four Horsemen Universe (The Revelations Cycle, Volume 8)
    • By: Chris Kennedy, Mark Wandrey, Kacey Ezell, and others
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 13 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It's the 22nd century. Humanity has taken its first steps into the galaxy, and we've found ourselves in a vast playground of alien races, environments, and cultures. As the newest players on the universal stage, though, our position is readily apparent - we're at the bottom of the food chain.   

    Regular price: £22.89

    • The Year's Top Short SF Novels 3

    • By: Elizabeth Bear, Jay Lake, Steven Popkes, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Nancy Linari, Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 17 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Short novels are movie length narratives that may well be the perfect length for science fiction stories. This audio collection presents the best-of-the-best short science fiction novels published in 2012 by current and emerging masters of this vibrant form.

    Regular price: £35.29

    • It's Business Time

    • Adapting a Corporate Path for Freemasonry
    • By: Robert H. Johnson, Jon T. Ruark
    • Narrated by: Jared Stanley
    • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Just because Freemasonry isn't inherently a business doesn’t mean the organization can’t benefit from industry-proven best organizational practices. It's Business Time lays out these modern concepts and their relevance to Freemasonry in an easy-to-understand guide. The work explores and adapts each concept for use across the organization, regardless of leadership level. If utilized appropriately, these concepts can be a powerful force multiplier in enabling Lodges to succeed in the modern era. 

    Regular price: £6.39

    • The Great Tome of Fantastic and Wondrous Places

    • The Great Tome Series, Book 3
    • By: Diana Parparita, James Dorr, Tannara Young, and others
    • Narrated by: CB Droege
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The wonder and mystery of The Great Tomes series continues with The Great Tome of Fantastic and Wondrous Places. Volume three of this collection features narratives revolving around the exploration of fantasy or alien locales in which the acts of exploration and adventure are central to the plot.

    Regular price: £24.19