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James McBride’s Quest for the Real James Brown | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Nonfiction

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Ackerman, Jennifer. The Genius of Birds. HighBridge. ISBN 9781681681283. Reader TBA. Traveling around the world to the most cutting-edge frontiers of research―the distant laboratories of Barbados and New Caledonia, the bowerbird habitats of Australia, the ravaged mid-Atlantic coast after Hurricane Sandy and the warming mountains of central Virginia and the western states―Ackerman not only tells […]

Richard Kadrey, Robyn Carr, & Eric Jerome Dickey | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Fiction

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Fiction audiobooks releasing in April 2016

Notable True Crime and Crime Fiction | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Stephanie’s Picks

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True crime and crime fiction audiobooks releasing in April 2016

The Further Adventures of Sunshine Girl | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Young Adult

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YA audiobooks releasing in April 2016

Summerland: An Older Chabon Newly Available on Audio | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Middle Grade

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Middle grade audiobooks releasing in April 2016

Seeking the Real Winnie-the-Pooh | Audio in Advance April 2016 | Early Elementary

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Early elementary audiobooks releasing in April 2016

Fast Five with Karen White

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Do you have any superstitions?  Whenever I get on an airplane, I have to give the plane a nice pat as I board, otherwise it might crash. My entire family does this. What was the first audiobook you narrated? A very gossipy book about the Kennedy family which is thankfully now out of print. Who […]

Sixties Taiwan, Game of Thrones, The Manchurian Candidate, & More | Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray, February 1, 2016

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A treatise on the Sixties, Taiwan-style; a man seeks his stolen bicycle; more of Game of Thrones; a Manchurian Candidate viewers never saw coming; BFFs Collette and Barrymore on life; a chronicle of Leon Russell; teen girls find love and encouragement

Kino Goes Classic | LJ Reviews

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Remastered in high-definition, these recommended “KL Studio Classics” greatly improve on prior disc editions.

Collecting Classical | Music Matters, February 1, 2016

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There is an audience out there for classical music, but the excessive number of choices can make buying for the collection daunting. Ultimately, have some fun with your choices. Take some risks. It’s music that’s meant to be explored, discovered, and enjoyed.