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Author: Tim Harford
Release Date: August 29, 2017
A lively history seen through the fifty inventions that shaped it most profoundly, by the bestselling author of The Undercover Economist and Messy.
 
Who thought up paper money. What was the secret element that made the Gutenberg printing press possible.
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Author: Max Tegmark | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: August 29, 2017
How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs, society and our very sense of being human. The rise of AI has the potential to transform our future more than any other technology—and there’s nobody better qualified or situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT professor who’s helped mainstream research on how to keep AI beneficial.
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Author: Gabriel Tallent | Narrator: Alex McKenna
Release Date: August 29, 2017
"The word 'masterpiece' has been cheapened by too many blurbs, but My Absolute Darling absolutely is one." —Stephen King

"Our generation’s next beloved literary heroine.” –Harper’s Bazaar

“One of EW's favorite books of the year so far…an unputdownable coming-of-age novel.
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Author: Kathryn Miles | Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Release Date: August 29, 2017
A journey around the United States in search of the truth about the threat of earthquakes leads to spine-tingling discoveries, unnerving experts, and ultimately the kind of preparations that will actually help guide us through disasters. It’s a road trip full of surprises.
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Author: Jonathan Skariton | Narrator: MacLeod Andrews
Release Date: August 29, 2017
An extraordinary debut novel—dark, fast-paced, thrilling—set in contemporary and nineteenth-century Europe, the United States, and Scotland, involving the true inventor of moving pictures; his lost film made in Edinburgh in 1888; and a shocking series of crimes terrorizing the city in present time.
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Author: A. J. Gregory and Eva Shockey | Narrator: Eva Shockey
Release Date: August 29, 2017
An acclaimed bow hunter who defies the stereotype that hunting is a man’s game, Eva Shockey is a TV and social media phenomenon at the forefront of a new wave of women and girls who are passionate about outdoor sports.
 
Eva Shockey grew up expecting to be a dancer like her glamorous mother.
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Author: Nilofer Merchant | Narrator: Nilofer Merchant
Release Date: August 29, 2017
“For any would-be activists who hear the voice. ‘not me’ or ‘not now,’ Merchant makes the strong case for ‘yes you’ and ‘yes now’—and even shows you how to jump in.” —Van Jones, host of CNN’s The Messy Truth, author of Rebuild the Dream and The Green Collar Economy

An innovation expert illuminates why your power to make a difference is no longer bound by your status

If you’re like most people, you wish you had the ability to make a difference, but you don’t have the credentials, or a seat at the table, can’t get past the gatekeepers, and aren’t high enough in any hierarchy to get your ideas heard.
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Author: James Atlas | Narrator: George Newbern
Release Date: August 29, 2017
The biographer—so often in the shadows, kibitzing, casting doubt, proving facts—comes to the stage in this funny, poignant, endearing tale of how writers’ lives get documented. James Atlas, the celebrated chronicler of Saul Bellow and Delmore Schwartz, takes us back to his own childhood in suburban Chicago, where he fell in love with literature and, early on, found in himself the impulse to study writers’ lives.
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Author: Ernest J. Gaines | Narrator: Danny Campbell and JD Jackson
Release Date: August 29, 2017
Ernest J. Gaines's new novella revolves around a courthouse shooting that leads a young reporter to uncover the long story of race and power in his small town and the relationship between the white sheriff and the black man who "whipped children" to keep order.
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Author: Shrabani Basu | Narrator: Elizabeth Jasicki
Release Date: August 29, 2017
Soon to be a Major Motion Picture starring Dame Judi Dench from director Stephen Frears, releasing September 22, 2017.


History’s most unlikely friendship—this is the astonishing story of Queen Victoria and her dearestcompanion, the young Indian Munshi Abdul Karim.
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Author: Robin Cook | Narrator: George Guidall
Release Date: August 22, 2017
The explosive new thriller from New York Times-bestselling author and master of the medical thriller Robin Cook.
 
Newly minted chief resident at Boston Memorial Hospital Noah Rothauser is swamped in his new position, from managing the surgical schedules to dealing with the fallouts from patient deaths.
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Author: Barry Michels and Phil Stutz | Narrator: Barry Michels and Phil Stutz
Release Date: August 22, 2017
The transformative new book by the authors of the New York Times bestseller The Tools (and the resident shrinks on Goop) reveals how to deepen your emotional and spiritual experience and realize your full potential.

In The Tools, Barry Michels and Phil Stutz revolutionized the world of personal growth and self-actualization by offering doable, dynamic actions that transformed challenges into opportunities for change.
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