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Storytelling is one of the magical things that bring families closer. These audiobooks are carefully selected to give your children a read-aloud experience while also discovering the joys of group listening. And the best part is, these books are free!
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Open your mind and listen in on some of the best Philosophy Audiobooks. From literary Fiction Classics like Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky to Nonfiction pieces from Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard, dive into these audiobooks from some of the best philosophical texts. Explore topics of existentialism, ethics, determinism, and more. From short stories to first chapters, plays, selected works, and entire books work through this playlist at your own pace to really process these philosophical texts.
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Listen to Vurbl's curated playlist of the top classic tales of Greek mythology. Originally told in ancient Greece, these stories and poems were part of a rich oral tradition and folklore. The tales speak of the origins of the universe, mankind and the Gods. They tell the stories of how the world came to be what it was in ancient Greece, and how the Gods interacted with mankind. These classic tales taught life lessons, history of Greece, and the history of the universe as was understood in the 18th century BC.
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Your english teachers probably never assigned you these sinister murder mysteries that are guaranteed to freak you out, but they should have. We recognize that everyone needs a good scare, so turn off your lights and brace yourself for classic detective novels designed to get your thinking hats back on and serial killer books from the early masters of horror — Edgar Allen Poe and Margaret Ann Hubbard. Although you may dream of mysteriously dying on the streets of Paris or in your own gunroom, these acclaimed literary pieces are worth the spooks.
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Bring back the magic of being read aloud to by your parents with these classic audiobooks for kids. Whether on a road trip or right before bedtime, these stories are sure to show your child the joys of group listening while also expanding their literary knowledge. Many of these stories date back to the early 20th century, inspiring numerous stories after them and some even being made into the film adaptations we know and love. Listen now!
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Does your child need to hear a bedtime story before going to sleep? This playlist is filled with the first chapter of classic stories and perhaps new and exciting bedtime stories from kid-friendly podcasts that every child can listen to as they're being put to bed. Their imaginations will run wild while listening to these fun and adventurous stories. So tuck your kids in tight and listen to these audiobooks and stories that will send them into a dream-filled slumber.
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Listen in weekly as we pick some of the most in-depth, analytical, and honest book reviews and literary discussions here. From literary fiction classics, science-fiction, romance, and more, listen in to these book club talks to reflect on your own reading or discover books to add to your "to read" list. So curl up, listen in, and explore the world of books!
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Women’s fiction writers are, of course, female authors who share stories from a woman’s perspective. The category of women’s fiction from those who write their artistic works may feature female protagonists and focuses on relationships and an unfolding experiential journey. Learn some new writing exercises and discover workshops, explore the process of getting published, marketing and promotion tips and tricks, and even what happens at writers’ conferences, where shifts in the publishing industry unfold. So whether you’re a fan of women’s fiction or are an aspiring or current female author, there is something for you to enjoy from this list!
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From the vast worlds of the Victorian era to the great American novels of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, expand your literary vocabulary with this curated playlist of the best classic books for adults, including some of the most iconic and well-regarded works that literature has to offer. Listen now!
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We've created a magical playlist of all the best fairytale stories that feature princesses for you and your princess at home, some of them being the first chapter and some short stories. Listen to some of our favorite and timeless happily-ever-afters, such as Cinderella or Beauty and the Beast. These classic princess stories will enchant the minds of your little ones whether in the car or before bedtime, telling stories of true love but also adventure and heroism. There is a princess story for everyone. Listen now.
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Roughing It is semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was authored during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a sequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior to his pleasure cruise related in Innocents Abroad.(Wikiped
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Roughing It is semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was authored during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a sequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior to his pleasure cruise related in Innocents Abroad.(Wikiped
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Roughing It is semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was authored during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a sequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior to his pleasure cruise related in Innocents Abroad.(Wikiped
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Mit Lenz wird eine Novelle von Georg Büchner benannt, wobei der Titel nicht vom Autor stammt. Büchner hat sich nachweislich spätestens seit Frühjahr 1835 mit dem Stoff beschäftigt, jedoch ist die genaue Entstehungszeit unbekannt. Die Novelle erschien erstmals im Jahre 1839. Lenz beschreibt den sich
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Roughing It is semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was authored during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a sequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior to his pleasure cruise related in Innocents Abroad.(Wikiped
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Henry Ford profiles the events that shaped his personal philosophy, and the challenges he overcame on the road to founding the Ford Motor Company. Throughout his memoir, he stresses the importance of tangible service and physical production over relative value as judged by profits and money. He mea
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P. T. Barnum exposes some of the chief humbugs of the world with his usual entertaining style. He looks at medicine and quacks, ghosts, witchcraft, religious humbugs, money manias, adventurers, personal reminiscences, and much more. (Summary by Barry Eads)
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P. T. Barnum exposes some of the chief humbugs of the world with his usual entertaining style. He looks at medicine and quacks, ghosts, witchcraft, religious humbugs, money manias, adventurers, personal reminiscences, and much more. (Summary by Barry Eads)
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Samuel “Sam” Rush Watkins (June 26, 1839 – July 20, 1901) was a noted Confederate soldier during the American Civil War. He is known today for his memoir Company Aytch: Or, a Side Show of the Big Show, often heralded as one of the best primary sources about the common soldier's Civil War experience.
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An intriguing look at well known women in history from BC 500 to the mid 1800's. Each chapter is a brief overview of one woman's life. An interesting read. (Summary by Michele Eaton)
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A Small Boy and Others is a book of autobiography by Henry James published in 1913. The book covers James's earliest years and discusses his intellectually active family, his intermittent schooling, and his first trips to Europe. (Summary from Wikipedia)
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I have merely tried to make a written record of some of the hours I have lived through during the course of this war. A modest Lieutenant of Chasseurs, I cannot claim to form any opinion as to the operations which have been carried out for the last nine months on an immense front. I only speak of th
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P. T. Barnum exposes some of the chief humbugs of the world with his usual entertaining style. He looks at medicine and quacks, ghosts, witchcraft, religious humbugs, money manias, adventurers, personal reminiscences, and much more. (Summary by Barry Eads)
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Saint Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, (March 28, 1515, at Gotarrendura (Ávila), Old Castile, Spain – October 4, 1582, at Alba de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain) was a prominent Spanish mystic, Carmelite nun, and writer of the Counter Refo
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Saint Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, (March 28, 1515, at Gotarrendura (Ávila), Old Castile, Spain – October 4, 1582, at Alba de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain) was a prominent Spanish mystic, Carmelite nun, and writer of the Counter Refo
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A Small Boy and Others is a book of autobiography by Henry James published in 1913. The book covers James's earliest years and discusses his intellectually active family, his intermittent schooling, and his first trips to Europe. (Summary from Wikipedia)
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The Story of My Life is a personal account of Helen Keller's life, from her early days to those as an adult. It includes how she came to meet her teacher Ann Sullivan, and learnt to communicate using the manual alphabet. It then goes on to chronicle her days as a college student. (Summary by Maria)
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The Apology is Plato's version of the speech delivered by Socrates before the Athenian people in his defence agaist charges of impiety and of misleading others, which ended in his condemnation and death in 399 BC. It is the earliest and most eloquent expression of what has been termed 'philosophical
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"I seen my opportunities and I took 'em.", George Washington Plunkitt of Tamminy Hall. There's good graft and bad graft according to Plunkitt. Listen to this candid discourse from a 19th century politician, and decide for yourself if things have changed. (Summary by Mike Vendetti)
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Saint Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, (March 28, 1515, at Gotarrendura (Ávila), Old Castile, Spain – October 4, 1582, at Alba de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain) was a prominent Spanish mystic, Carmelite nun, and writer of the Counter Refo
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"I seen my opportunities and I took 'em.", George Washington Plunkitt of Tamminy Hall. There's good graft and bad graft according to Plunkitt. Listen to this candid discourse from a 19th century politician, and decide for yourself if things have changed. (Summary by Mike Vendetti)
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P. T. Barnum exposes some of the chief humbugs of the world with his usual entertaining style. He looks at medicine and quacks, ghosts, witchcraft, religious humbugs, money manias, adventurers, personal reminiscences, and much more. (Summary by Barry Eads)
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This work has been considered the "go-to" bio of Mark Twain for over a hundred years. Albert Bigelow Paine (July 10, 1861 – April 9, 1937) was an American author and biographer best known for his work with Mark Twain.
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Short memory of boyhood by a little-known American poet based in Carmel-By-The-Sea, California. (Summary by BellonaTimes)
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