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    • The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger - Summary & Analysis

    • Written by: David Harrison
    • Narrated by: Stephen Paul Aulridge Jr
    • Length: 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Catcher in the Rye is a 1951 novel by J. D. Salinger. A controversial novel originally published for adults, it has since become popular with adolescents for its themes of teenage angst and alienation. It has been translated into almost all of the world's major languages. Around one million copies are sold each year with total sales of more than 65 million books. The novel's protagonist Holden Caulfield has become an icon for teenage rebellion. The novel also deals with complex issues of innocence, identity, belonging, loss, and connection.

    Price: CDN$ 5.31

    • Gateways

    • Original New Stories Inspired by Frederik Pohl
    • Written by: Elizabeth Anne Hull (editor), Greg Bear, Gregory Benford, and others
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 17 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It isn’t easy to get a group of bestselling SF authors to write new stories for an anthology, but that’s what Elizabeth Anne Hull has done in this powerhouse book. With original, captivating tales by Greg Bear, Gregory Benford, Ben Bova, David Brin, Cory Doctorow, Neil Gaiman, Joe Haldeman, Harry Harrison, Larry Niven, Vernor Vinge, Gene Wolfe, and others, Gateways is a SF event that will be a must-buy for SF readers of all tastes, from the traditional to the cutting edge; from the darkly serious to the laugh-out-loud funny.

    Price: CDN$ 39.63

    • The Origin of Freemasonry

    • Where Did it All Begin
    • Written by: David Harrison
    • Narrated by: David Harrison
    • Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
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    What precisely is the origin of the world's best known secret society? Did they emerge from a simple stone masons guild? Or was the genesis much older and maybe has roots in ancient Egypt? Many people have made a great many assumptions, but how many have seriously investigated the actual real evidence? David Harrison is an academic and author ( The Genesis of Freemasonry) who has spent years doing just that.

    Price: CDN$ 12.47

    • Sins of the Father

    • Written by: David Harrison
    • Narrated by: Andrew Wincott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
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    The past returns to haunt Nick Randall when a celebrity biographer claims to have evidence of his late father's involvement in a terrible crime. If it comes out, the tabloids will have a field day. In search of the truth, Nick unexpectedly finds it impacts on a major insurance scam he is investigating. Then his estranged wife is found dead - and Nick realises that an unknown enemy is stalking him...

    Price: CDN$ 25.68

    • The Belief Book

    • Written by: David G. McAfee, Chuck Harrison
    • Narrated by: David Smalley
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What is belief, and why is it so important? Where did it come from, and what does it do? This book answers all of those questions and more! David G. McAfee, an author who studies religions, teamed up with writer and illustrator Chuck Harrison to create The Belief Book. No matter how old or how young you are, this easy-to-listen-to book can help you learn more about religions, gods, and beliefs in general. It will also teach you about something called the scientific method, which is how we learn new things about the world!

    Price: CDN$ 5.23

    • To Fight alongside Friends

    • The First World War Diaries of Charlie May
    • Written by: Gerry Harrison (editor), David Crane (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Finlay Robertson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A born storyteller, Charlie May's vivid eye for detail and warm good humour brings his experience in the trenches to life for a 21st-century audience. A journalist before the war and a born storyteller, May's diaries give a vivid picture of battalion life in and behind the trenches during the build-up to the greatest battle fought by a British army and are filled with the friendships and tensions, the home-sickness, frustrations, the fog of ignorance, the combination of boredom and terror to which every man that has ever fought could testify.

    Price: CDN$ 12.16

    • Bears

    • Gay Erotic Stories
    • Written by: Richard Labonte (editor), Jeff Mann, Doug Harrison, and others
    • Narrated by: Brandon Phillips
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Unlike their namesakes in the wild, the bears in this collection are decidedly sexier. Assembled by noted editor Richard Labonte, these tales will take listeners on a tantalizing tour of a gay subculture that's sweet and raunchy - and sometimes both at once. Written by the most popular authors in the field of queer male erotica, these stories showcase bears and bear-lovers exulting in the pleasures of scruffy beards, hairy chests, burly bodies, and belly-to-belly sex unfettered by social constrictions.

    Price: CDN$ 26.40