All Time Faves: Tales for Two: Stories for Your Road Trip

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
2005-08 - Random House Audio Price-Less
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Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares. John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly engrossing novel, and yet it is a work of nonfiction.…More

One Shot One Shot
By Child, Lee
Performed by Hill, Dick
2010-01 - Brilliance Corporation
9781441841711 Check our catalog

Six shots. Five dead. One heartland city thrown into a state of terror. But within hours the cops have it solved: a slam-dunk case. Except for one thing. The accused man says: You got the wrong guy. Then he says: Get Reacher for me. And sure enough, from the world he lives in - no phone, no address, no commitments - exa "military investigator Jack Reacher is coming. …More

The Brass Verdict The Brass Verdict
By Connelly, Michael
Read by Giles, Peter
2009-09 - Hachette Audio
9781600248214 Check our catalog

Things are finally looking up for defense attorney Mickey Haller. After two years of wrong turns, Haller is back in the courtroom. When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Haller inherits his biggest case yet: the defense of Walter Elliott, a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover. But as Haller prepares for the case that could launch him into the big time, he learns that Vincent's killer may be coming for him next.  …More

Painted House Painted House
By Grisham, John
2003-01 - Random House Audio Publishing Group
9780553712742 Check our catalog

Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers -- and two very dangerous men -- came through the Arkansas Delta to work the Chandler cotton farm. And suddenly mysteries are flooding Luke's world. A brutal murder leaves the town seething in gossip and suspicion. A beautiful young woman ignites forbidden passions. ..…More

The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
By Baxter, Stephen
Featuring Burgess, Anthony
2010-01 - Brilliance Audio
9781441839084 Check our catalog

Sherlock Holmes, the world's first--and most famous--consulting detective, came to the world's attention more than 120 years ago through Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novels and stories. But Conan Doyle didn't reveal all of the Great Detective's adventures...

Seabiscuit: An American Legend Seabiscuit: An American Legend
By Hillenbrand, Laura
Read by Scott, Campbell
2010-10 - Random House Audio
9780739370834 Check our catalog

Winner - 2002 ALA Non-Fiction Notable Selection
One of the greatest legends of the 20th century, Seabiscuit was a discarded, bottom-level runner who became a champion with the help of three men: a trainer, an owner, and a jockey. This is the spellbinding tale of how they did it. …More

Lake Wobegon Summer 1956 Lake Wobegon Summer 1956
By Keillor, Garrison
Read by Keillor, Garrison
2001-08 - HighBridge Audio
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The first novel in four years from "the funniest American writer still open for business"--"Time" depicts the most harrowing time of life in Lake Wobegon--adolescence. Keillor captures a newly minted postwar America and delivers an unforgettable comedy about a writer coming of age in the rural Midwest. Abridged. 6 CDs. …More

To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird
By Lee, Harper
Read by Spacek, Sissy
2008-12 - HarperAudio
9780061808128 Check our catalog

One of the best-loved stories of all time, "To Kill a Mockingbird" has earned many distinctions since its original publication in 1960. It won the Pulitzer Prize, has been translated into more than forty languages, sold more than thirty million copies worldwide, and been made into an enormously popular movie. …More

All Over But the Shoutin' All Over But the Shoutin'
By Bragg, Rick
2009-04 - Recorded Books
0788737198 Check our catalog

This haunting, harrowing, and gloriously moving recollection of a life on the American margin tells the story of Rick Bragg, who grew up dirt poor in Alabama, and who became a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The New York Times. …More

Bridge of Sighs Bridge of Sighs
By Russo, Richard
2007-06 - Books on Tape
9781415943076 Check our catalog

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Bridge of Sighs is classic Russo, coursing with small-town rhythms and the claims of family, yet it is brilliantly enlarged by an expatriate whose motivations and experiences often contrary, sometimes not —prove every bit as mesmerizing as they resonate through these richly different lives. Here is a town, as well as a world, defined by magnificent and nearly devastating contradictions. …More

Hardball Hardball
By Paretsky, Sara
Read by Ericksen, Susan
2009-09 - Brilliance Corporation
9781423319917 Check our catalog

Chicago politics--past, present, and future--take center stage in "New York Times"-bestselling author Paretsky's brilliant new V.I. Warshawski novel. …More

Selected Shorts Travel Tales Selected Shorts Travel Tales
By Symphony Space
2007-03 - Symphony Space
9781934033005 Check our catalog

Hilarity, suspense, and high drama are offered up in the mix of tales of travel to locales familiar and exotic found on this three-CD compilation from National Public Radio's Selected Shorts. An award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction, the selections are read by distinguished stage and screen actors and recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City. …More

Child 44 Child 44
By Smith, Tom Rob
Read by Boutsikaris, Dennis
2008-04 - Hachette Audio
9781600242984 Check our catalog

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In Stalin's Soviet Union, it's a crime against the State to suggest that a murderer--much less a serial killer--is in the midst of the populace. Exiled from his home, a war hero must find and stop a criminal that the State won't admit even exists. Grand Central Publishing …More