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    • Barking up the Wrong Tree

    • The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong
    • Written by: Eric Barker
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    By looking at what separates the extremely successful from the rest of us, we learn what we can do to be more like them - and find out, in some cases, why it's good that we aren't. Barking up the Wrong Tree draws on startling statistics and surprising anecdotes to help you understand what works and what doesn't, so you can stop guessing at success and start living the life you want.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A breath of fresh air in today’s existential minefield of society.

    • By kevin on 2018-02-28

    Price: CDN$ 38.32

    • Stick with It

    • A Scientifically Proven Process for Changing Your Life - for Good
    • Written by: Sean D. Young
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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    Whether it's absent-minded mistakes at work, a weakness for junk food, a smartphone addiction, or a lack of exercise, everyone has some bad habit or behavior that they'd like to change. But wanting to change and actually doing it - and sticking with it - are two very different things. Dr. Sean Young, an authoritative new voice in the field of behavioral science, knows a great deal about our habits - how we make them and how we can break them.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Janice on 2018-02-21
    • A Scientifically Proven Process for Changing Your Life - for Good
    • Written by: Sean D. Young
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Release date: 2017-06-20
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 8 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 33.20

    • Click Here to Kill Everybody

    • Security and Survival in a Hyper-connected World
    • Written by: Bruce Schneier
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Everything is a computer. Ovens are computers that make things hot; refrigerators are computers that keep things cold. These computers - from home thermostats to chemical plants - are all online. All computers can be hacked. And Internet-connected computers are the most vulnerable. Forget data theft: Cutting-edge digital attackers can now crash your car, your pacemaker, and the nation’s power grid. In Click Here to Kill Everybody, renowned expert and best-selling author Bruce Schneier examines the hidden risks of this new reality.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding

    • By Kindle Customer on 2019-05-09

    Price: CDN$ 37.53

    • Thinking Differently

    • An Inspiring Guide for Parents of Children with Learning Disabilities
    • Written by: David Flink
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Thinking Differently, David Flink, the leader of Eye to Eye - a national mentoring program for students with learning and attention issues - enlarges our understanding of the learning process and offers powerful, innovative strategies for parenting, teaching, and supporting the 20 percent of students with learning disabilities. An outstanding fighter who has helped thousands of children adapt to their specific learning issues, Flink understands the needs and experiences of these children firsthand.

    Price: CDN$ 24.14

    • Gaining Ground

    • A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
    • Written by: Forrest Pritchard
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
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    One fateful day in 1996, after discovering that five freight cars' worth of glittering corn have reaped a tiny profit of $18.16, young Forrest Pritchard vows to save his family's farm. What ensues-through hilarious encounters with all manner of livestock and colorful local characters-is a crash course in sustainable agriculture. Pritchard's biggest ally is his renegade father, who initially questions his son's career choice and rejects organic foods for sugary mainstream fare.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great for newbie farmers and food lovers.

    • By Jolene S. on 2018-11-29
    • A Story of Farmers' Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm
    • Written by: Forrest Pritchard
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Release date: 2013-12-30
    • 5 out of 5 stars 4 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 37.04

    • Future Presence

    • How Virtual Reality Is Changing Human Connection, Intimacy, and the Limits of Ordinary Life
    • Written by: Peter Rubin
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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    Heralded as the most significant technological innovation since the smartphone, virtual reality is poised to transform our very notions of life and humanity. Though this tech is still in its infancy, to those on the inside, it is the future. VR will change how we work, how we experience entertainment, how we feel pleasure and other emotions, how we see ourselves, and most importantly, how we relate to each other in the real world. And we will never be the same. Peter Rubin, senior culture editor for Wired and the industry's go-to authority on the subject, calls it an "intimacy engine".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An easy, fun read with deep insights

    • By Marc Folch on 2019-01-29
    • How Virtual Reality Is Changing Human Connection, Intimacy, and the Limits of Ordinary Life
    • Written by: Peter Rubin
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Release date: 2018-04-17
    • 5 out of 5 stars 1 rating

    Price: CDN$ 30.01

    • Soon

    • An Overdue History of Procrastination, from Leonardo and Darwin to You and Me
    • Written by: Andrew Santella
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    An entertaining, fact-filled defense of the nearly universal tendency to procrastinate, drawing on the stories of history's greatest delayers, and on the work of psychologists, philosophers, and behavioral economists to explain why we put off what we're supposed to be doing and why we shouldn't feel so bad about it.

    • An Overdue History of Procrastination, from Leonardo and Darwin to You and Me
    • Written by: Andrew Santella
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
    • Release date: 2018-03-13
    • 5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 25.72

    • The Stimulati Experience

    • 9 Skills for Getting Past Pain, Setbacks, and Trauma to Ignite Health and Happiness
    • Written by: Jim Curtis, Gabrielle Bernstein - foreword
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For over 20 years, Jim Curtis has battled a mysterious chronic illness. He grew accustomed to living in pain, denial, and despair. But when traditional medical therapies didn't help, he sought answers elsewhere. He traveled the world and met a group of extraordinary people he calls the Stimulati - and what he learned from them ultimately changed his life.

    Price: CDN$ 27.77

    • The New Digital Age

    • Reshaping the Future of People, Nations, and Business
    • Written by: Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The New Digital Age is the product of an unparalleled collaboration: full of the brilliant insights of one of Silicon Valley's great innovators - what Bill Gates was to Microsoft and Steve Jobs was to Apple, Schmidt (along with Larry Page and Sergey Brin) was to Google - and the Director of Google Ideas, Jared Cohen, formerly an advisor to both Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton. Never before has the future been so vividly and transparently imagined. From

    Price: CDN$ 27.21

    • The end of Privacy

    • Curious Reads
    • Written by: B. J. Mendelson
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 3 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this forceful, short audiobook, technology guru and author of the best-selling Social Media is Bull (St. Martins Press) B. J. Mendelson exposes the crude reality behind the smiley face of Internet networking: data trading. We are all auctioning our personal information, the audiobook argues, to the highest bidder. Mendelson discusses the end of privacy from a contemporary perspective.

    Price: CDN$ 18.74

    • The New Digital Age

    • Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business
    • Written by: Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen
    • Narrated by: Roger Wayne
    • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In an unparalleled collaboration, two leading global thinkers in technology and foreign affairs give us their widely anticipated, transformational vision of the future: a world where everyone is connected - a world full of challenges and benefits that are ours to meet and to harness. Eric Schmidt is one of Silicon Valley’s great leaders, having taken Google from a small startup to one of the world’s most influential companies. Jared Cohen is the director of Google Ideas and a former adviser to secretaries of state Condoleezza Rice and Hillary Clinton.

    Price: CDN$ 33.01