October/November 2015

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10 n AudioFile/ Fall Into Audiobooks: Selections from Legendary Satirist Ambrose Bierce returns from mysterious realms and opens a way out of Flatland. With revealing performances of An Inhabitant of Carcosa, Moxon's Master, Oil of Dog, and The Devil's Dictionary sad shadows of Prison Planet Pisces give way to Golden Age Possibilities of New Earth Aquarius. Follow on. Bierce the Revelator Performed By Timothy Patrick Miller, Directed by Mark Orion Available Now to Rent or Buy / Rose Greenhow, a Washington insider and socialite before the American Civil War, worked for the British and French and the Confederates as a spy. Her betrayal extended to her marriage and caused her arrest and imprisonment by the Union in illegal and inhumane ways. Not suitable for children. The Queen of Washington By Francis Hamit, read by Melanie Mason, David Wilson Brown Published by BRASS CANNON MEDIA Available Now / DD On March 4, 1928, 199 men lined up in Los Angeles, California, to participate in a 3,400-mile transcontinental footrace to New York City. The Bunion Derby, as the press dubbed the event, was the brainchild of sports promoter Charles C. Pyle. He promised a $25,000 grand prize and claimed the competition would immortalize US Route 66, a 2,400- mile road, that subjected the runners to mountains, deserts, mud, and sandstorms, from Los Angeles to Chicago. Bunion Derby: The 1928 Footrace Across America By Charles B. Kastner, read by Andrew L. Barnes Published by UNIVERSITY PRESS AUDIOBOOKS Available Now / DD / Audible Kirkus Reviews: "A soulful and sobering memoir of climate change and personal responsibilities." This collection of stories is frequently touching, surprisingly funny and always thought-provoking. Carrie Saxifrage contemplates mindful living and seeks out the places where science meets self-discovery, inviting us to join her. Beautifully written and read by the author. The Big Swim: Coming Ashore in a World Adrift By Carrie Saxifrage, read by Carrie Saxifrag Published by POST HYPNOTIC PRESS INC. Available Now / CD, MP3-CD, DD

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