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    • Goddess

    • The Secret Lives of Marilyn Monroe
    • Written by: Anthony Summers
    • Narrated by: Donna Postel
    • Length: 19 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Marilyn Monroe, born to deprivation and a series of foster homes, became an acting legend of the 20th century. She married famous men, Joe DiMaggio and playwright Arthur Miller, and her many lovers included President John F. Kennedy. Her death, at 36, is a mystery that remains unsolved to this day. Anthony Summers interviewed 600 people for this book, which reveals unknown truths, some funny, some very sad, about this brilliant but troubled woman. First to gain access to the files of Monroe's last psychiatrist, he throws light on Monroe's troubled psyche.

    Price: CDN$ 51.73

    • Looking for Madeleine

    • Written by: Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan
    • Narrated by: Samantha Dakin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Looking for Madeleine is the not-to-be-missed account that the online haters tried to silence. Its award-winning authors, Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan, feature in the Netflix series The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann. Twelve years on, as Scotland Yard and Portuguese investigators continue their work, the Yard is reportedly focusing on a specific suspect. A senior officer told the authors: 'The case is solvable'.   

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A tragic story, still a mystery

    • By Roberta Westwood on 2019-04-06

    Price: CDN$ 47.83

    • Not in Your Lifetime: The Assassination of JFK

    • Written by: Anthony Summers
    • Narrated by: Ronan Summers
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    'It might not be in your lifetime,' said the Chief Justice of the United States when asked whether the files on the assassination of President Kennedy would be made public. If the President was killed by a lone gunman, as the first official enquiry claimed, why can we still not see all relevant records? Fifty years on and the murder of the century remains unsolved. Drawing on thirty years of investigation, Anthony Summers examines the case in compelling, forensic detail.

    Price: CDN$ 26.91

    • Sinatra

    • The Life
    • Written by: Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan
    • Narrated by: Tony Roberts
    • Length: 8 hrs and 33 mins
    • Abridged
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    Sinatra is the story of an American icon who held the imagination of millions for more than 50 years and whose influence in popular music was unsurpassed in the 20th century. As a child, he said, he had heard "symphonies from the universe" in his head. No one could have imagined where those sounds would lead him.

    Price: CDN$ 36.96

    • Sinatra

    • The Life
    • Written by: Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 17 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sinatra is the story of an American icon who held the imagination of millions for more than 50 years and whose influence in popular music was unsurpassed in the 20th century. As a child, he said, he had heard "symphonies from the universe" in his head. No one could have imagined where those sounds would lead him.

    Price: CDN$ 48.29

    • A Matter of Honor

    • Pearl Harbor: Betrayal, Blame, and a Family's Quest for Justice
    • Written by: Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    The Japanese onslaught on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, devastated Americans and precipitated entry into World War II. In the aftermath, Admiral Husband Kimmel, commander in chief of the Pacific Fleet, was relieved of command, accused of negligence and dereliction of duty, and publicly disgraced. But the admiral defended his actions through eight investigations and for the rest of his long life. The evidence against him was less than solid.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well Written but the Buck Had to Stop with Kimmel

    • By B. J. Thompson...author, reader, lover of Cocktail Hour... on 2019-04-29

    Price: CDN$ 37.53