A latest courtroom thriller by the best-selling author of The Firm features maverick lawyer Sebastian Rudd, whose disregard for traditional interpretations of justice and edgy advocacy of defendants other lawyers will not touch have earned him dangerous enemies.
Enduring the mistakes and tragedies that have shaped their lives in contemporary Appalachia, a sheriff on the brink of retirement and a haunted park ranger confront violent forces when an elderly local is accused of poisoning a trout stream.
When he teams up with Michelle Chang, Jack Reacher finds himself involved in a private investigation that has turned lethal.
Actor and comedian Aziz Ansari takes a serious look at the research on love and marriage in contemporary America, interspersed with jokes and asides that keep the listener engaged. He narrates the audiobook himself, making for a humorous and informative listen.
Stephen King and Tim Sample team up for this amusing story about a fireworks competition gone awry. It’s the Maine natives versus the summer people and, with pride on the line, neither is willing to back down. Needless to say, it doesn’t end well. A fun, short (about an hour) listen.
Beryl Markham is famous for her 1936 solo flight around the world, and notorious for shocking behavior. Circling the Sun tells her story, starting with her unconventional childhood in colonial Kenya after her mother returned to England when Beryl was five. A fascinating look at a fascinating woman.
Gun street girl : a Detective Sean Duffy novel / by
Adrian McKinty. Sean Duffy, a Catholic policeman in the
Protestant RUC at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland, finds himself demoted and demoralized. Then a suicide investigation that looks more and more like a homicide leads him back into conflict with his superiors, mysterious Americans and gun runners. Excellent narration by Gerard Doyle. Also on MP3.
The Wright Brothers / David McCullough. Orville and Wilbur Wright changed the world when they took flight. This biography by a master of historical writing looks at the lives of the two geniuses before and after the triumphant day.
A god in ruins : a novel / Kate Atkinson.
A companion to the author’s Life after Life, this is the story of Ursula’s brother
Teddy. A bomber pilot during WWII, and husband, father,and grandfather after, the story skips through his life adding up to a sometimes beautiful, sometimes heartbreaking whole. The narration by Alex Jennings suits the story perfectly.