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Most widely held works by HighBridge Audio (Firm)
Suite française [a novel by Irène Némirovsky ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
A novel about life and death in occupied France during World War II.
NPR funniest driveway moments ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
A collection of Driveway Moments--stories that keep you in the car to listen to the end even after you've reached your destination. Stories from Jonathan Winters, Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner, Sarah Silverman, David Sedaris, Larry David and more.
Mennonite in a little black dress by Rhoda Janzen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Just after her 40th birthday, Rhoda Janzen experienced the worst week of her life. First, her husband left her for another man. Then she was in a serious car accident. Here, Janzen reveals her subsequent spiritual exploration and healing.
An unfinished life by Mark Spragg ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Seeking to escape her brutal boyfriend and hoping to introduce her daughter, Griff, to the grandfather she has never met, widow Jean Gilkyson seeks refuge in her late husband's Wyoming hometown with her estranged father-in-law.
Sway the irresistible pull of irrational behavior by Ori Brafman ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Looks at the underlying causes of a number of counterproductive modes of thought and behavior, such as loss aversion (the tendency to go to great lengths to avoid perceived losses), diagnosis bias (the inability to reevaluate an initial impression of a person or situation), and chameleon effect (the tendency to take on arbitrarily assigned characteristics).
NPR more funniest driveway moments radio stories that won't let you go ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The latest collection of this best-selling series features memorable tales, bits, and commentary from NPR favorites, regulars, and guests. Comedy legend Carol Burnett demonstrates her trademark Tarzan yell, and revisits some hilarious moments from her landmark television show. Storyteller Kevin Kling recounts a near-death experience with his trademark humor--and an enhanced zest for life. The members of the "Axis of Evil Comedy Tour," three stand-up comedians with roots in the Middle East, share their favorite air marshal joke. John Hodgman, a sometime contributor to This American Life, reduces Robert Siegel to helpless laughter as he holds forth on hobos. Peter Sagal, host of Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me! argues against spoiling children with too much praise.
Family vacations ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
The National Public Radio archive presents a real-life collection of family vacation stories that whisk listeners away to distant and unusual lands.
For better the science of a good marriage by Tara Parker-Pope ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
One of the "New York Times'" most popular investigative journalists presents the science behind why some marriages work and others don't, and translates that science into advice that can be used every day.
Car talk the greatest stories ever told : once upon a car fire ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Includes 16 of Tom and Ray Magliozzi's favorite tall tales, silly stories, and random digressions.
NPR driveway moments for dads ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Memories of fathers often include bountiful advice, long talks, andperhaps a few unpleasant moments. Contains 21 stories that capture the essence of fatherhood.
Life these days stories from Lake Wobegon by Garrison Keillor ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
The last ember by Daniel Levin ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
A search for a priceless artifact stolen from the Second Temple in Jerusalem becomes a race against time, terrorism, politics and the past.
Open house a novel by Elizabeth Berg ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Samantha strives to construct a life for her and her son after her divorce with help from her eccentric mother. She takes in boarders, and in opening her house to strangers learns to open her heart.
Pictures of you a novel by Caroline Leavitt ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Two women running away from their marriages collide on a foggy highway, killing one of them. The survivor, Isabelle, is left to pick up the pieces, not only of her own life, but of the lives of the devastated husband and fragile son that the other woman, April, has left behind. Together, they try to solve the mystery of where April was running to, and why.
The elegance of the hedgehog by Muriel Barbery ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
The lives of fifty-four-year-old concierge Rene Michel and extremely bright, suicidal twelve-year-old Paloma Josse are transformed by the arrival of a new tenant, Kakuro Ozu.
Summer love ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Join Garrison Keillor and friends for highlights from their 25-city Summer Love Tour, a celebration of love in all its splendor.
Hitler's holy relics [a true story of Nazi plunder and the race to recover the crown jewels of the Holy Roman Empire by Sidney Kirkpatrick ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Here, an American art historian turned Army sleuth races to stay one step ahead of Nazi thugs who have absconded with the sacred Crown Jewels of the Holy Roman Empire and their plot to create a Fourth Reich.
A girl named Zippy growing up small in Mooreland, Indiana by Haven Kimmel ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Named "Zippy" for the way she would bolt around her home, Kimmel's witty memoir takes readers back to a time when small-town America was caught in the amber of the innocent post-war period, where people helped their neighbors, went to church on Sunday, and kept barnyard animals in their backyards.
The Civil War ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
A century and a half later, the Civil War still resonates with all Americans. NPR captures the battlefield action, the human struggle, and the moral dilemmas of the war that pitted brother against brother, and family against family. From battlefield heroics to heart-wrenching letters home and in-depth profiles of complex characters, this outstanding soundscape is moving and enlightening. Includes expert commentary, gripping stories, and unforgettable voices.
The ice princess by Camilla Läckberg ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Winner of the 2008 Le Grand Prix de Litt & eacute;rature Polici & egrave;re, France's most prestigious award for crime fiction. The dark secrets of a small community are revealed as a woman returns to her hometown after the death of her parents and the suicide of a childhood friend. Returning to her hometown after the funeral of her parents, writer Erica Falck finds a community on the brink of tragedy. The death of her childhood friend, Alex, is just the beginning ...
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