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  • Christopher Andersen

    The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Day John Died delivers another dramatic installment in the lives of the Kennedys—including new details about JFK Jr., his relationship with his mother, his many girlfriends, and the night of his tragic death. Critically acclaimed author Christopher Andersen is a master of celebrity biographies—boasting sixteen bestsellers, among them These Few Precious Days, Mick, and William and Kate. Now in his latest thrilling book, untold details of the life and death of JFK Jr. come to light, released in time for the fifteen-year marker of the tragic plane crash on July 16, 1999. At the heart of The Good Son is the most important relationship in...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    They exploded on the national political scene in 2004 and within four short years captured the ultimate political prize. By the time they claimed the White House in one of the most hotly-contested presidential races in modern history, Barack and Michelle Obama were seen by millions around the world as the new Jack and Jackie Kennedy—brilliant, attractive, elegant, youthful, exciting. Accompanied by their two young daughters Malia and Sasha, the Obamas would arrive at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue with the promise of a new Camelot all but assured. Given the obvious historic significance of what they accomplished together, the marriage of Barack and Michelle stands as one of the great...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    Featuring unreported details and stunning revelations, the long-awaited follow-up to the “fabulous, addictive” (Chicago Sun-Times) New York Times bestseller Diana’s Boys explores the last twenty years in the lives of Princes William and Harry and the evolution of their relationship as adults, with one brother the designated heir, and the other doomed to life as the spare—perfect for fans of Netflix’s The Crown. Diana’s Boys revealed the powerful bond between the teenaged princes, and how it strengthened even more in the wake of their mother’s tragic death. Now, twenty years later, Queen Elizabeth II is in her mid-nineties, Prince Charles is in...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    Christopher Andersen, senior editor for People and acclaimed author of numerous books, spotlights Dana and Christopher Reeve-examining their unique partnership and the romance, faith, and fortitude that defined it. This bittersweet saga shows the couple bearing the painful hand of providence with unbelievable grace, courage, and...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    They were the original power couple-outlandishly rich,impossibly attractive, and endlessly fascinating. Now, in this rare behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kenne­dys in their final year together, #1 NewYork Times bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen shows us a sideof JFK and Jackie we've never seen before. Tender, intimate, complex, and, attimes, explosive, theirs is a love story unlike any other-filled with secrets,scandals, and bomb­shells that could never be fully revealed ... until now. Andersenreveals stunning new details about the Kennedys' rumored affairs-hers as wellas his-and how they ultimately overcame all odds to save their marriage; thepresident's many premonitions of...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    She is a one-name legend, a global icon, the ultimate diva. Yet most of what we know about Barbra Joan Streisand is the stuff of caricature: the Brooklyn girl made good, the ugly duckling who blossomed into a modern-day Nefertiti, the political dilettante driving to the barricades in her Rolls-Royce, the Oscar-winning actress and bona fide movie mogul, the greatest female singer who ever lived, a skinflint, a philanthropist, a connoisseur and a barbarian, the woman whose physical characteristics are instantly identifiable around the planet-the tapered nails, those slightly crossed eyes, that nose, the voice. Even to the multitudes around the world who idolize her, Streisand remains aloof,...read more

  • Sarah Orne Jewett

    Tantor Media presents a collection of some of the most popular Christmas stories read by award-winning narrators Renee Raudman and Alan Sklar. This special anthology will transport listeners back to the Christmases of their youth, when they first heard these holiday tales. From ''Twas the Night Before Christmas,' Clement C. Moore's classic depiction of St. Nicholas at work, to O. Henry's 'The Gift of the Magi,' which embodies the very spirit of Christmas, Favorite Stories of Christmas Past has something for everyone. Also included is Francis Church's moving editorial response to a little girl's Christmastime query, 'Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Clause,' as well as seven other Christmas...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    A moving and compulsively readable look into the lives, loves, relationships, and rivalries among the three women at the heart of the British royal family today: Queen Elizabeth II, Camilla Parker-Bowles, and Kate Middleton—from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Good Son, These Few Precious Days, and The Day Diana Died. One has been famous longer than anyone on the planet—a dutiful daughter, a frustrated mother, a doting grandmother, a steel-willed taskmaster, a wily stateswoman, an enduring symbol of an institution that has lasted a thousand years, and a global icon who has not only been an eyewitness to history but a part of it. One is the...read more

  • Christopher Andersen

    Devoid of salacious gossip and groundless speculation, Diana's Boys is the first candid chronicle of the world's two most celebrated royals-and far...read more

  • Matthias Claudius

    Es war zur lieben Weihnachtszeit ... da begab es sich, das eine Vielzahl großer Autoren vereint wurde, um durch die Adventszeit zu führen.§Der neue Audiobuch-Adventskalender(r) bietet vorweihnachtliche Unterhaltung mit Gedichten und Gedanken zum Advent von Meistern wie Andersen, Gorki, Dickens, Morgenstern und vielen anderen. 24 Tage lang verkürzen sie auf mal heitere, mal besinnliche Weise die Wartezeit auf das Fest der Feste. Ein Tipp vom Christkind: entspannt in stillen Stunden oder im Kreis der Lieben zu...read more

  • Walter Benjamin

    Das Hörbuch für den Lenz und die Osterzeit. Hier dreht sich alles um das Erwachen der Natur nach langem Winter, und natürlich um Hasen, Hühner und Eier: eine frühlingshaft-österliche Sammlung von Gedichten und Geschichten berühmter Autoren wie Christian Morgenstern, Ludwig Thoma, Theodor Storm und vielen anderen. Gelesen wird diese lockere Mischung von Christian Berkel, Andrea Sawatzki und Johannes Steck. Da ist gute Unterhaltung garantiert. Das ideale Geschenk zum Osterfest. Natürlich auch zum selber Hören gut...read more