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    • Cribsheet

    • A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool
    • Written by: Emily Oster
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 11
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    With Expecting Better, award-winning economist Emily Oster spotted a need in the pregnancy market for advice that gave women the information they needed to make the best decision for their own pregnancies. By digging into the data, Oster found that much of the conventional pregnancy wisdom was wrong. In Cribsheet, she now tackles an even great challenge: decision-making in the early years of parenting.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • If you are a chronic worrier like me, read this.

    • By Sandy on 2019-05-12
    • A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool
    • Written by: Emily Oster
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Release date: 2019-04-23
    • 5 out of 5 stars 11 ratings

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • The Making of a Manager

    • What to Do When Everyone Looks to You
    • Written by: Julie Zhuo
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, Julie Zhuo
    • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Having managed dozens of teams spanning tens to hundreds of people, Julie Zhuo knows the most important lesson of all: Great managers are made, not born. The Making of a Manager is a modern field guide packed with everyday examples and transformative insights you need to be the kind of manager you wish you had.

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • The Rumor

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Lesley Kara
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, Olivia Mackenzie-Smith
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    When a single mother hears a shocking rumor outside her son’s school, she never intends to pass it on. But one casual comment leads to another...and now there’s no going back. Rumor has it that a notorious killer, who committed a brutal crime as a child, has been living a new life under an assumed identity in Joanna’s seaside town. So who is the criminal hidden in their midst? Suspicion falls on everyone.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Repetitive

    • By AmandaAudit on 2019-06-24

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • Once and for All

    • Written by: Sarah Dessen
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Is it really better to have loved and lost? Louna's summer job is to help brides plan their perfect days, even though she stopped believing in happily ever after when her first love ended tragically. But charming girl-magnet Ambrose isn't about to be discouraged now that he's met the one he really wants. Maybe Louna's second chance is standing right in front of her.

    Price: CDN$ 55.58

    • Her Royal Highness

    • Royals, Book 2
    • Written by: Rachel Hawkins
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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    Millie is devastated when she discovers that her sort-of-best friend/sort-of-girlfriend has been kissing someone else. Heartbroken and ready for a change, Millie decides to apply for scholarships to boarding schools...the farther from Houston the better. Soon, Millie is accepted into one of the world's most exclusive schools, located in the rolling highlands of Scotland. Here, the country is dreamy and green; the school is covered in ivy, and the students think her American-ness is adorable. The only problem: Mille's roommate Flora is a total princess. She's also an actual princess.

    Price: CDN$ 43.86

    • Red Clocks

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Leni Zumas
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, Erin Bennett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
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      4 out of 5 stars 13
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      4 out of 5 stars 13

    In this ferociously imaginative novel, abortion is once again illegal in America, in vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo. In a small Oregon fishing town, five very different women navigate these new barriers alongside age-old questions surrounding motherhood, identity, and freedom.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In a not so strange reality

    • By Amazon Customer on 2018-09-13

    Price: CDN$ 39.85

    • Lost Roses

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Martha Hall Kelly
    • Narrated by: Kathleen Gati, Tavia Gilbert, Karissa Vacker, and others
    • Length: 15 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    It is 1914, and the world has been on the brink of war so often many New Yorkers treat the subject with only passing interest. Eliza Ferriday is thrilled to be traveling to St. Petersburg with Sofya Streshnayva, a cousin of the Romanovs. Eliza embarks on the trip of a lifetime to see the splendors of Russia. But when Austria declares war on Serbia, Eliza escapes back to America, while Sofya and her family flee to their country estate. In need of domestic help, they hire the local fortune-teller’s daughter, Varinka, unknowingly bringing intense danger into their household.

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • Cottage by the Sea

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Debbie Macomber
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Annie Marlow has been through the worst. Rocked by tragedy, she heads to the one place that makes her happy: Oceanside in the Pacific Northwest, the destination of many family vacations when Annie was a teenager. Once there, Annie begins to restore her broken spirit, thanks, in part, to the folks she meets: a local painter, Keaton, whose large frame is equal to his big heart - and who helps Annie fix up her rental cottage by the sea; Mellie, the reclusive, prickly landlord Annie is determined to befriend; and Britt, a teenager with a terrible secret.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • I did not enjoy it

    • By Anonymous User on 2018-09-23

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Mean Girls

    • Written by: Ian Doescher
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, Adriana Colon, Rebecca Lowman, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Power struggles. Bitter rivalries. Jealousy. Betrayals. Star-crossed lovers. When you consider all these plot points, it’s pretty surprising William Shakespeare didn’t write Mean Girls. But now fans can treat themselves to the epic drama - and heroic hilarity - of the classic teen comedy rendered with the wit, flair, and iambic pentameter of the Bard.

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • Window on the Bay

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Debbie Macomber
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert, Erin Bennett, Karissa Vacker, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jenna Boltz’s life is at a crossroads. After a messy divorce from her surgeon husband nearly 20 years ago, she raised her two children on her own, juggling motherhood with her beloved job as a Seattle intensive-care nurse. Now that Paul and Allie have gone to college and moved out, Jenna can’t help but wonder what her future holds.

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • From Here to You

    • Written by: Jamie McGuire
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, Andrew Eiden
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    As Darby Dixon sits in a tiny Texas church bathroom on her wedding day holding a positive pregnancy test, she realizes marrying her fiancé would be the worst decision of her life. She's never been very good at standing up for herself, but she'll sure as hell stand up for her baby. With very little cash and a ton of courage, she flees town to take a new name and start a new life. 

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Love is happy with the truth

    • By Jacqueline on 2018-09-15

    Price: CDN$ 35.72

    • Freefall

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Jessica Barry
    • Narrated by: Hillary Huber, Karissa Vacker, MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    When her fiancé’s private plane crashes in the Colorado Rockies, everyone assumes Allison Carpenter is dead. But Maggie, Allison’s mother back home in Owl Creek, Maine, refuses to believe them. Maggie knows her daughter - or she used to, anyway. For the past two years, the women have been estranged. As Allison struggles across the treacherous mountain wilderness, Maggie embarks on a desperate search for answers about the world Allison has been involved in.

    Price: CDN$ 38.59

    • The Banker's Wife

    • Written by: Cristina Alger
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    On an early morning in November, a couple boards a private plane bound for Geneva, flying into a storm. Soon after, it simply drops off the radar, and its wreckage is later uncovered in the Alps. Among the disappeared is Matthew Lerner, a banking insider at Swiss United, a powerful offshore bank. His young widow, Annabel, is left grappling with the secrets he left behind, including an encrypted laptop and a shady client list. As she begins a desperate search for answers, she determines that Matthew's death was no accident, and that she is now in the crosshairs of his powerful enemies.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story with great narration

    • By Kevin M on 2018-09-19

    Price: CDN$ 35.09

    • Field Notes on Love

    • Written by: Jennifer E. Smith
    • Narrated by: Anthony Mark Barrow, Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    It's the perfect idea for a romantic week together: traveling across America by train. But then Hugo's girlfriend dumps him. Her parting gift: the tickets for their long-planned last-hurrah-before-uni trip. Only, it's been booked under her name. Nontransferable, no exceptions. Mae is still reeling from being rejected from USC's film school. When she stumbles across Hugo's ad for a replacement Margaret Campbell (her full name!), she's certain it's exactly the adventure she needs to shake off her disappointment and jump-start her next film.

    Price: CDN$ 43.86

    • Bonfire

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Krysten Ritter
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4 out of 5 stars 21

    It has been 10 years since Abby Williams left home and scrubbed away all visible evidence of her small-town roots. Now, working as an environmental lawyer in Chicago, she has a thriving career and a modern apartment. But when a new case takes her back home to Barrens, Indiana, the life Abby painstakingly created begins to crack. Tasked with investigating Optimal Plastics, the town's most high-profile company and economic heart, Abby begins to find strange connections to Barrens' biggest scandal from more than a decade ago.

    Price: CDN$ 37.63

    • The Rule of One

    • The Rule of One Series, Book 1
    • Written by: Ashley Saunders, Leslie Saunders
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    In the near-future United States, a one-child policy is ruthlessly enforced. Everyone follows the Rule of One. But Ava Goodwin, daughter of the head of the Texas Family Planning Division, has a secret - one her mother died to keep and her father has helped to hide for her entire life. She has an identical twin sister, Mira.

    Price: CDN$ 23.67

    • Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus

    • Life of a Cactus Series, Book 1
    • Written by: Dusti Bowling
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The audio edition of the best-selling middle grade novel about a spunky girl born without arms and a boy with Tourette syndrome navigating the challenges of middle school, disability, and friendship - all while solving a mystery in a western theme park. Aven Green loves to tell people that she lost her arms in an alligator wrestling match, or a wildfire in Tanzania, but the truth is that she was born without them.

    Price: CDN$ 17.53

    • Dance of Thieves

    • Written by: Mary E. Pearson
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker, James Patrick Cronin, Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 5

    A formidable outlaw family that claims to be the first among nations. A son destined to lead, thrust suddenly into power. Three fierce young women of the Rahtan, the queen's premier guard. A legendary street thief leading a mission, determined to prove herself. A dark secret that is a threat to the entire continent. When outlaw leader meets reformed thief, a cat-and-mouse game of false moves ensues, bringing them intimately together in a battle that may cost them their lives - and their hearts.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Dance of Thieves review

    • By Anonymous User on 2018-11-26

    Price: CDN$ 48.25

    • Point of View

    • A Fresh Look at Work, Faith, and Freedom
    • Written by: Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Candace Cameron Bure - foreword
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Recognized from her roles on Survivor, The View, and Fox & Friends, celebrity Elisabeth Hasselbeck presents a deeply intimate journey of faith, told through the important moments in her life.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hidden Gem!

    • By Melissa on 2019-06-10

    Price: CDN$ 30.70

    • How to Grow an Addict

    • A Novel
    • Written by: J.A. Wright
    • Narrated by: Karissa Vacker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Randall Grange has been tricked into admitting herself into a treatment center and she doesn't know why. She's not a party hound like the others in her therapy group - but then again, she knows she can't live without pills or booze. Raised by an abusive father, a detached mother, and a loving aunt and uncle, Randall both loves and hates her life. She's awkward and a misfit. Her parents introduced her to alcohol and tranquilizers at a young age, ensuring that her teenage years would be full of bad choices, and by the time she's 23 years old, she's a full-blown drug addict.

    Price: CDN$ 37.62

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