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Nothing to Envy (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
Barbara Demick, Karen White

Tantor Audio, 2010

Barbara Demick's Nothing to Envy follows the lives of six North Koreans over fifteen years—a chaotic period that saw the death of Kim Il-sung and the unchallenged rise to power of his son, Kim Jong-il, and the devastation of a far-ranging famine that killed one-fifth of the population. Taking us into a landscape never before seen, Demick brings to life what it means to be an average Korean citizen, living under the most repressive ...


The Lost Dogs (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
Jim Gorant

Blackstone Audiobooks, 2011

An inspiring story of survival and our powerful bond with man's best friend, in the aftermath of the nation's most notorious case of animal cruelty. Animal lovers and sports fans were shocked when the story broke about NFL player Michael Vick's brutal dog fighting operation. But what became of the dozens of dogs who survived? As acclaimed writer Jim Gorant discovered, their story is the truly newsworthy aspect of this case. Expanding on ...


Tony Dungy



House to House: An Epic Memoir of War [With Headphones] (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
David Bellavia, John R. Bruning

Findaway World, 2009

This is the personal side of battle, where emotion, courage, and strength are stretched to the limits. In one of the most compelling combat narratives ever written, Staff Sergeant David Bellavia, Army infantry platoon leader, gives a teeth-rattling, first-hand account of eleven straight days of heavy house-to-house fighting during the climactic second battle of Fallujah. His actions in the firefight, which included killing five ...


A Dog's Purpose: A Novel for Humans [With Earbuds] (Playaway Adult Fiction)
W. Bruce Cameron

Findaway World, 2010

This is the remarkable story of one endearing dog's search for his purpose over the course of several lives. More than just another charming dog story, A Dog's Purpose touches on the universal quest for an answer to life's most basic question: Why are we here? Surprised to find himself reborn as a rambunctious golden-haired puppy after a tragically short life as a stray mutt, Bailey's search for his new life's meaning leads him into the loving ...


Service (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
James Hornfischer, Luttrell Marcus, ...

Hachette Audio, 2012

Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell returned from his star-crossed mission in Afghanistan with his bones shattered and his heart broken. So many had given their lives to save him-and he would have readily done the same for them. As he recuperated, he wondered why he and others, from America's founding to today, had been willing to sacrifice everything-including themselves-for the sake of family, nation, and freedom. In Service , we follow Marcus ...


The Last Olympian [With Earbuds] (Playaway Children)
Rick Riordan

Random House, 2010

All year the half-bloods have been preparing for battle against the Titans, knowing the odds are against them. Kronos is stronger than ever, and with every god and half-blood he recruits, his power only grows. In this momentous final book in the New York Times best-selling series, the prophecy surrounding Percy's sixteenth birthday unfolds. And as the battle for Western civilization rages on the streets of ...


The Son of Neptune (Playaway Young Adult)
Rick Riordan

Findaway World, 2011

Percy is confused. When he awoke after his long sleep, he didn't know much more than his name. His brain-fuzz is lingering, even after the wolf Lupa told him he is a demigod and trained him to fight. Somehow Percy managed to make it to the camp for half-bloods, despite the fact that he had to continually kill monsters that, annoyingly, would not stay dead. But the camp doesn't ring any bells with him. Hazel is supposed to be dead. When she ...


Believing God
Beth Moore

Brilliance Audio on Playaway, 2008

Do you take God at His word, believing what He has told us, or do you just believe in His existence and the salvation He offers? Beth Moore has believed in God all of her life. She has been dedicated to teaching others to believe in Him as well. But as an adult she came face to face with the single most important question as she meditated on a passage from Isaiah: “You are my witnesses,” declares the Lord, “and my servant whom I have ...


Wonder (Playaway Adult Fiction)
R. J. Palacio

Brilliance Audio, 2012

The extraordinary #1 New York Times  bestseller that has captivated over 1 million readers. I won't describe what I look like. Whatever you're thinking, it's probably worse. August Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. Starting 5th grade at Beecher Prep, he wants nothing more than to be treated as an ordinary kid—but his new classmates can’t get past ...


The Resolution for Women (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
Priscilla Shirer

Brilliance Audio, 2011

From bestselling author Priscilla Shirer, in partnership with the creators of The Love Dare, comes a resolution that challenges you to realign your daily decisions in a way that glorifies God and fulfills who He created you to be. Layered with biblical truth and seasoned with encouragement, The Resolution for Women will inspire the woman you see in the mirror to trust God’s perfect plan for her life, resolving to become “purposefully ...


Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World ...
Roger Crowley

Findaway World, 2009

Empires of the Sea tells the story of the fifty-year world war between Islam and Christianity for the Mediterranean: one of the fiercest and most influential contests in European history. It traces events from the appearance on the world stage of Suleiman the Magnificent—the legendary ruler of the Ottoman Empire—through "the years of devastation" when it seemed possible that Islam might master the whole sea to the final brief flourishing of ...


Only the Good Spy Young (Gallagher Girls Series)
Ally Carter

Brilliance Audio on Playaway, 2010

When Cammie Morgan enrolled at the Gallagher Academy, she knew she was preparing for the dangerous life of a spy. What she didn’t know was that the serious, real-life danger would start as soon as her junior year. But that’s exactly what happened two months ago when she faced off against an ancient terrorist organization dead set on kidnapping her. Now the danger follows her everywhere, and even Cammie “The Chameleon” can’t hide. When ...


Into the Land of the Unicorns [With Earbuds] (Playaway Children)
Bruce Coville

Findaway World, 2009

Sent to a world of magic and wonder by her grandmother, Cara finds herself in the beautiful land of the unicorns, where she meets Dimblethum the Squijum and Lightfoot, a rebellious young unicorn. Reprint. SLJ. AB.


Three Little Words: A Memoir [With Earbuds] (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)
Ashley Rhodes-Courter

Findaway World, 2009

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. This memoir traces the author's painful upbringing from humiliating abuse at the hands of various foster families to her subsequent efforts to advocate for an improved foster care system.


Halo: First Strike [With Headphones] (Playaway Adult Fiction)
Eric S. Nylund

Findaway World, 2009

The Human-Covenant war rages on as the alien juggernaut sweeps inexorably toward its final goal: destruction of all human life. Halo has been destroyed and the threat it posed to sentient life neutralized. But victory has come at a terrible cost for the UNSC. Thousands of valiant soldiers fell in the battle to prevent the alien construct from falling into the enemy's clutches. Now, everything depends on the Spartan known as the 'Master Chief'. ...


Jesus, the One and Only
Beth Moore

Brilliance Audio on Playaway, 2010

In Jesus, the One and Only, Beth Moore introduces you to an intimate God in an up-close and personal portrait of the life of Jesus the Messiah. This is far more than just a work on the life of Christ. Jesus, the One and Only is a romance, and you are invited to become part of it. As He has done in the past, God will use Beth's words to woo you into falling in love with Jesus of Nazareth. Come to know Christ personally. Watch and listen as He ...


Brotherband Chronicles Book 2: The Invaders (Playaway Children)
John Flanagan

Findaway World, 2012

From the author of the global phenomenon Ranger's Apprentice! Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen--and the Herons are to blame. To find redemption they must track down the thief Zavac and ...


I Love You, Stinky Face: And Other Sweet Stories [With Earbuds] (Playaway Children)
Lisa McCourt, David Shannon, ...

Findaway World, 2009

As a mother lovingly tucks her child into bed, the imaginative child has a few questions. For instance, "what if I were an alligator with big, sharp teeth that could bite your head off?" This unstoppably devoted mother will have readers laughing out loud as replies to one question after another.



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