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Author: Cathy Park Hong | Narrator: Cathy Park Hong
Release Date: February 25, 2020
A ruthlessly honest, emotionally charged exploration of the psychological condition of being Asian American, by an award-winning poet and essayistHow do we speak honestly about the Asian American condition--if such a thing exists?Poet and essayist Ca...
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Author: Michael Brendan Dougherty | Narrator: Michael Brendan Dougherty
Release Date: April 30, 2019
The perfect gift for parents this Father’s Day: a beautiful, gut-wrenching memoir of Irish identity, fatherhood, and what we owe to the past.   “A heartbreaking and redemptive book, written with courage and grace.” –...
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Author: Raynor Winn | Narrator: Anne Reid
Release Date: March 05, 2019
The true story of a couple who lost everything and embarked on a transformative journey walking the South West Coast Path in England.Just days after Raynor Winn learns that Moth, her husband of thirty-two years, is terminally ill, their house and far...
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Author: Ayelet Tsabari | Narrator: Ayelet Tsabari
Release Date: February 19, 2019
An intimate memoir in essays by an award-winning Israeli writer who travels the world, from New York to India, searching for love, belonging, and an escape from grief following the death of her father when she was a young girl This searching collecti...
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Author: Dani Shapiro | Narrator: Dani Shapiro
Release Date: January 15, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “A gripping genetic detective story, and a meditation on the meaning of parenthood and family.” —Jennifer Egan, author of Manhattan Beach    From the acclaimed, best-selling memoirist, n...
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Author: James P. Comer | Narrator: Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis
Release Date: July 10, 2018
The true story of Maggie Comer, an illiterate Southern Black woman who moves North to escape poverty and sexual and physical abuse. Unable to get the educuation she desperately desires, Maggie vows that her children will be educated. Working as a dom...
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Author: Abdi Nor Iftin | Narrator: Prentice Onayemi and Abdi Nor Iftin
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Abdi Nor Iftin first fell in love with America from afar. As a child, he learned English by listening to American pop and watching action films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. When U.S. marines landed in Mogadishu to take on the warlords, Abdi cheere...
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Author: Lawrence Wright | Narrator: Lawrence Wright
Release Date: April 17, 2018
A New York Times Notable BookNational Book Critics Circle Award FinalistAn NPR Best Book of the YearGod Save Texas is a journey through the most controversial state in America. It is a red state, but the cities are blue and among the most diverse in ...
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Author: Francisco Cantú | Narrator: Francisco Cantú
Release Date: February 06, 2018
NAMED A TOP 10 BOOK OF 2018 BY NPR and THE WASHINGTON POSTWINNER OF THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE IN CURRENT INTERESTFINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE NONFICTION AWARDThe instant New York Times bestseller, "A must-read for anyone who t...
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Author: Lauren Markham | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: September 12, 2017
The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California—fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong.Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, the United States ...
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Author: Benjamin Taylor | Narrator: Benjamin Taylor
Release Date: May 23, 2017
The award-winning memoir of one tumultuous year of boyhood in Fort Worth, Texas, opening with a handshake with JFK, and recalling the changes and revelations of the months that followed.Winner of the LA Times Christopher Isherwood Prize for Auto...
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Author: Calvin Trillin | Narrator: Calvin Trillin and Robert Fass
Release Date: June 28, 2016
From bestselling author and beloved New Yorker writer Calvin Trillin, a deeply resonant, career-spanning collection of articles on race and racism, from the 1960s to the present   In the early sixties, Calvin Trillin got his start as a journalis...
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