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Editors' Picks The Most Intriguing Upcoming Releases in December 2012 & January 2013 MAGNUS FLYTE City of Dark Magic A historical, magical mystery set in Prague, and garnering lots of buzz. The next Discovery of Witches? Reader TBA Penguin Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD Release date: November 27 GEORGE HOWE COLT Brothers Read by David Drummond Tantor Media Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD (also MP3 Library Ed.: CD ) Release date: November 27 JARED DIAMOND The World Until Yesterday Diamond (Guns, Germs, and Steel) draws on his own field research in traditional societies to frame our own modern existence. Read by Jay Snyder Penguin Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Release date: December 1 ELIE WIESEL Open Heart Narrator Mark Bramhall, who recently read Wiesel's novel Hostage so skillfully, performs an encore here with the author's memoir, where he reflects on his life from the vantage point of age 82. Read by Mark Bramhall Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD Release date: December 4 LINCOLN CHILD, DOUGLAS PRESTON Two Graves Special Agent Pendergast's wife is kid- napped, and that's only the beginning. Series fans will be glad that narrator René Auberjonois is at the helm once again. Read by René Auberjonois Hachette Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD AudioGO Library Ed.: CD (also MP3 ) Release date: December 11 ISBN 9781611134223 $39.98 (also DD ISBN 9781619695689 $89.99 ) Audie Cornish ISBN 9780385393522 $20.00 (also DD ISBN 9780385393546 $20.00 ) ISBN 9781611761474 $40.95 TAYLOR BRANCH The King Years Esteemed historian Taylor Branch illuminates key historic moments in the Civil Rights movement. Reader TBA Simon & Schuster Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD Recorded Books Library Ed.: CD (also CS , DD ) Release date: January 1 NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO [Eds.] NPR American Chronicles: The Vietnam War Read by Audie Cornish et al. HighBridge Audio Audio Program Trade Ed.: CD Library Ed.: CD Release date: January 1 NEIL SHUBIN The Universe Within We are all made of star stuff—science writer Shubin examines the ways the universe is, in fact, inside of us. Read by Marc Cashman Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: DD Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD Release date: January 8 ISBN 9780449012932 $17.50 ISBN 9780449012949 $40.00 The radio stories collected in NPR's American Chronicles series are always diverse and interesting—here, the focus is on the Vietnam War. ISBN 9781611748901 $24.95 (also DD ISBN 9781611748925 $55.00 ) ISBN 9781442359031 $19.95 ISBN 9781470334277 $77.75 Author Colt (The Big House) explores fraternal relationships in history as well as his own life growing up as one of four brothers in this memoir. ISBN 9781452610740 $39.99 ISBN 9781452640747 $83.99 ISBN 9781101604960 $39.95 SEBASTIAN FAULKS A Possible Life With this lineup of great British narrators, Faulks's "novel in five parts" is a sure thing. Read by Samuel West, Christian Rodska, Lucy Briers, Sian Thomas, Rupert Degas Dreamscape Unabridged Library Ed.: CD $59.99 (also MP3 Release date: December 11 SETH GODIN The Icarus Deception Godin reads his own work—and makes the case for bringing creativity and inspiration into our professional lives. Read by Seth Godin Random House Audio Unabridged Trade Ed.: CD Books on Tape Library Ed.: CD Release date: December 31 ISBN 9780385366670 $40.00 (also DD ISBN 9780385366694 $40.00 ) ) New Editors' Picks E-newsletter! Sign up at www.audiofilemagazine.com/enews_signup.html December 2012/January 2013 s 21 Audie Cornish photo © NPR, Doby Photography

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