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Author: Richard Russo | Narrator: Richard Russo
Release Date: May 08, 2018
A master of the novel, short story, and memoir, the best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Everybody's Fool now gives us his very first collection of personal essays, ranging throughout writing and reading and living.

In these nine essays, Richard Russo provides insight into his life as a writer, teacher, friend, and reader.
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Author: Gregory Pardlo | Narrator: Gregory Pardlo
Release Date: April 10, 2018
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, his first work of prose. a deeply felt memoir of a family's bonds and a meditation on race, addiction, fatherhood, ambition, and American culture

The Pardlos were an average, middle-class African American family living in a New Jersey Levittown.
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Author: Tom Bissell
Release Date: March 20, 2018
In Magic Hours, award-winning essayist Tom Bissell explores the highs and lows of the creative process. He takes us from the set of The Big Bang Theory to the first novel of Ernest Hemingway to the final work of David Foster Wallace; from the films of Werner Herzog to the film of Tommy Wiseau to the editorial meeting in which Paula Fox's work was relaunched into the world.
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Author: Various
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, the following National Magazine Award-Winning articles are now available in a bundle as an audio download.

  *  "The Witness" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Innocent Man, Part One" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "The Innocent Man, Part Two" by Pamela Colloff
  *  "Still Life" by Skip Hollandsworth
  *  "Mothers, Daughters, Sisters, Wives" by Mimi Swartz



"The Witness" by Pamela Coloff profiles Michelle Lyons, whose job for more than a decade was to observe the final moments of death row inmates.
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Author: Orhan Pamuk | Narrator: John Lee
Release Date: February 27, 2018
In the three decades that Nobel prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk has devoted himself to writing fiction, he has also produced scores of witty, moving, and provocative essays and articles. He engages the work of Nabokov, Kundera, Rushdie, and Vargas Llosa, among others, and he discusses his own books and writing process.
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ISBN: 9780525595885
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Author: Zadie Smith | Narrator: Nikki Amuka-Bird
Release Date: February 13, 2018
From Zadie Smith, one of the most beloved authors of her generation, a new collection of essays

Since she burst spectacularly into view with her debut novel almost two decades ago, Zadie Smith has established herself not just as one of the world's preeminent fiction writers, but also a brilliant and singular essayist.
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Author: Saul Bellow, Ralph Ellison and John F. Callahan | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: January 30, 2018
Compiled, edited, and newly revised by Ralph Ellison’s literary executor, John F. Callahan, this Modern Library Paperback Classic includes posthumously discovered reviews, criticism, and interviews, as well as the essay collections Shadow and Act (1964), hailed by Robert Penn Warren as “a body of cogent and subtle commentary on the questions that focus on race,” and Going to the Territory (1986), an exploration of literature and folklore, jazz and culture, and the nature and quality of lives that black Americans lead.
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Author: Lena Dunham, Jenni Konner and Nick Haramis | Narrator: Various
Release Date: October 24, 2017
A collection of essays celebrating the influential former first lady, by an array of acclaimed contributors and with a foreword by Lena Dunham

Michelle Obama’s legacy transcends categorization. Mrs. Obama was not only our first black first lady; she was President Obama’s equal partner in marriage and parenthood and a tireless advocate for women’s rights, education, healthy eating, and exercise.
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Author: Daniel Alarc├│n, Daniel Alarc├│n and Emma Reyes | Narrator: Daniel Alarc├│n and Marisol Ramirez
Release Date: August 08, 2017
A literary discovery. an extraordinary account, in the tradition of The House on Mango Street and Angela’s Ashes, of a Colombian woman’s harrowing childhood
 
This astonishing memoir was hailed as an instant classic when first published in Colombia in 2012, nearly a decade after the death of its author, who was encouraged in her writing by Gabriel García Márquez.
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Author: Eleanor Brown | Narrator: Various
Release Date: July 04, 2017
A collection of all-new Paris-themed essays written by some of the biggest names in women’s fiction, including Paula McLain, Therese Anne Fowler, Maggie Shipstead, and Lauren Willig, edited by Eleanor Brown, the New York Times bestselling author of The Weird Sisters and The Light of Paris.
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Author: Chuck Klosterman | Narrator: Chuck Klosterman
Release Date: May 16, 2017
New York Times–bestselling author and cultural critic Chuck Klosterman presents a unique Audio Companion for Chuck Klosterman X, in which he contextualizes and reads from the collection of his best articles and essays, providing both a fascinating tour of the past decade and an ideal introduction to the mind of one of the sharpest and most prolific observers of our unusual times.
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Author: Lena Dunham | Narrator: Lena Dunham and Andy Ward
Release Date: April 04, 2017
Is it evil not to be sure. is a collection of entries from Lena Dunham's diary--or what she called her "Creative Snippets and Observations Journal"--from the fall of 2005 and the spring of 2006. It is a candid, chaotic, and occasionally poetic snapshot of a young person becoming an adult.
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