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History & Criticism Audiobooks

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    The Wit and Wisdom of Bridgerton

    Lady Whistledown's Official Guide

    by Julia Quinn ...
    Narrated by Rosalyn Landor ...
    Series series Bridgertons

    Unabridged

    2 hours 50 min

    Dear Reader,The Bridgertons are by far the most prolific family in the upper echelons ofsociety, both in deed and word, and now, for the first time, their most indeliblequips and barbs have been gathered here for your reading pleasure.From Anthony’s arrogance to Hyacinth’s hijinks, the family has long been fodderfor society gossips … and indeed even for This Author, who has come out ofretirement ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    The Andy Cohen Diaries

    A Deep Look at a Shallow Year

    by Andy Cohen ...
    Narrated by Andy Cohen ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 35 min

    A year in the whirlwind life of the beloved pop icon Andy Cohen, in his own cheeky, candid, and irreverent words**.**As a TV Producer and host of the smash late night show Watch What Happens Live, Andy Cohen has a front row seat to an exciting world not many get to see. In this dishy, detailed diary of one year in his life, Andy goes out on the town, drops names, hosts a ton of shows, becomes ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD

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    Woke Up This Morning: The Bestselling, Definitive Oral History of The Sopranos

    Unabridged

    13 hours 41 min

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWho made the phone call that got HBO to launch the show? What’s the significance of all those eggs? And, what the hell ever happened to the Russian? In Woke Up This Morning, Michael Imperioli and Steve Schirripa have all the answers – and they’re revealing where all the bodies are buried.Inspired by the incredibly successful Talking Sopranos podcast, The Sopranos stars ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD

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    Why Is This Lying Bastard Lying to Me?: Searching for the Truth on Political TV

    by Rob Burley ...
    Narrated by Rob Burley ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 8 min

    A deliciously irreverent and humorous insider’s account of 25 years working at the very top of British political television‘What Rob Burley doesn't know about political interviewing isn't worth knowing’ – Andrew Neil‘A delicious read’ – Emily Maitlis'He writes beautifully' – Jeremy Paxman'Very funny’ – Steve Coogan'An excellent book' – James O'Brien<... ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Show Won't Go On

    The Most Shocking, Bizarre, and Historic Deaths of Performers Onstage

    Unabridged

    8 hours 17 min

    There has never been a show business book quite like The Show Won't Go On, the first comprehensive study of a bizarre phenomenon: performers who died onstage. From the comedy magician who dropped dead on live television to the amateur thespian who expired during a play called The Art of Murder, the book is a celebration of lives both famous and obscure, as well as a dramatic and accurate ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Gasping for Airtime

    Two Years in the Trenches at Saturday Night Live

    by Jay Mohr ...
    Narrated by Jay Mohr ...

    Abridged

    2 hours 44 min

    A hilarious look at what life was really like inside Saturday Night LiveWhen 21-year old Jay Mohr moved from New Jersey to New York City to pursue his dream of stand-up stardom, he never thought the first real job he'd land would be on Saturday Night Live. But, surprisingly, that's just what he did. What followed were two unbelievable, grueling, and exciting years of feverishly keeping pace with ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Green Mister Rogers

    Environmentalism in Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

    Narrated by Kathy Bell Denton ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 33 min

    Fred Rogers was an international celebrity. He was a pioneer in children's television, an advocate for families, and a multimedia artist and performer. He wrote the television scripts and music, performed puppetry, sang, hosted, and directed Mister Rogers' Neighborhood for more than thirty years. Rogers' direct, slow, gentle, and empathic approach is supported by his superior emotional strength, ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Connery, Sean Connery

    Before, During, and After His Most Famous Role

    Unabridged

    11 hours 42 min

    With an in-depth perspective, Connery, Sean Connery defines and distinguishes the iconic star's life and career before, during, and after his most famous role. With a foreword by Barbara Carrera, the actor's costar from Never Say Never Again (his final British secret agent film), and an introduction by Richard Demarco (Connery's lifelong friend), this book also features exclusive commentary from ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    I'll Be Back Right After This

    My Memoir

    by Pat O'Brien ...
    Narrated by Pat O'Brien ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 36 min

    Pat O'Brien was a skinny South Dakota kid with long hair, a rock and roll band, divorced parents and an alcoholic father. In all the familiar ways, he was on the road to nowhere until a professor, who envisioned his future as the household name he would soon become, dramatically changed his life.From that day forward Pat's life took turns that were both spectacular and destructive: from the ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    As Luck Would Have It

    by Derek Jacobi ...
    Narrated by Derek Jacobi ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 45 min

    Star of stage, screen and television, and one of only two people to be awarded two Knighthoods, Sir Derek Jacobi is one of Britain’s most distinguished actors.‘If you want to be an actor, don’t. If you need to be an actor, do.’The world of theatre could not have been further from Derek’s childhood: an only child, born in Leytonstone, London. With his father a department store manager father and ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    There'll Be Peace When You Are Done

    Actors and Fans Celebrate the Legacy of Supernatural

    Narrated by Matt Godfrey, Rebecca Mitchell ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 30 min

    Fifteen years. Two brothers. Angels and demons. A story like no other. And one of the most passionate fan bases of all time.That's Supernatural.There'll Be Peace When You Are Done: Actors and Fans Celebrate the Legacy of Supernatural is an emotional look back at the beloved television show Supernatural as it wraps up its final season after fifteen unprecedented years on air.With heartfelt chapters ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Welcome to the O.C.

    The Oral History

    Unabridged

    11 hours 18 min

    “A fascinating peek behind the making of a megahit, and a delightful bit of nostalgia for those of us who remember life before streaming TV.” —Town & CountryWelcome to the O.C., b*tch: it’s the definitive oral history of beloved TV show The O.C., from the show’s creators, featuring interviews with the cast and crew, providing a behind-the-scenes look into how the show was made, the ups and downs ... Read more

    $42.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The Good Place and Philosophy

    Everything is Forking Fine!

    by William Irwin ...
    Narrated by Amy McFadden, Joe Hempel ...
    Series series Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture

    Unabridged

    10 hours 35 min

    Dive into the moral philosophy at the heart of all four seasons of NBC's The Good Place, guided by academic experts, including the show's philosophical consultants Pamela Hieronymi and Todd May, and featuring a foreword from creator and showrunner Michael Schur. - Explicitly dedicated to the philosophical concepts, questions, and fundamental ethical dilemmas at the heart of the thoughtful and ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    The 30 Rock Book

    Inside the Iconic Show, from Blerg to EGOT

    by Mike Roe ...
    Narrated by Mike Roe ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 46 min

    A fascinating and hilarious deep dive into 30 Rock, Tina Fey's beloved modern classic comedy In the fall of 2006, NBC somehow unveiled two new shows set in the world of late-night sketch comedy: Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and 30 Rock. It was Aaron Sorkin versus Tina Fey, and it was clear which series critics thought was more promising. The Baltimore Sun called it a competition 30 Rock "can't ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Stranger Things Psychology

    Life Upside Down

    Unabridged

    7 hours 25 min

    Monsters of the Upside Down, beware! Travis Langley (author of the acclaimed Batman and Psychology) returns with a group of expert contributors to explore these and other questions to shine a light on true human nature through the Netflix series and cultural phenomenon Stranger Things. When do feelings of grief, guilt, depression, fear, and isolation tear us down, and how do we transform them into ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Whicker’s War

    Narrated by Alan Whicker ...

    Abridged

    3 hours 20 min

    Alan Whicker is quite simply a legend. A visionary and master of his craft, his television shows from the fifties to the nineties almost single handed invented the language of travel television and earned him the status of one of the most foremost of British media icons.Yet throughout his forty years in TV he was steadfast in his belief that his programmes should not be about himself but about ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    Kindness and Wonder

    Why Mister Rogers Matters Now More Than Ever

    by Gavin Edwards ...
    Narrated by Jeremy Arthur ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 5 min

    A pop culture celebration of Fred Rogers and the enduring legacy of his beloved, award-winning PBS show Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood that offers essential wisdom to help us in our troubled times.Won’t you be my neighbor?For more than thirty years, Fred Rogers was a beloved fixture in American homes. Warm and welcoming, he spoke directly to children—and their parents—about the marvels of the world, ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD

  • Audiobook

    A Pirate's History of Doctor Who

    an audio tour of the hidden corners of the Whoniverse

    by D.G. Valdron ...
    Series Audiobook 1 - Doctor Who - the Pirate Histories

    Abridged

    7 hours 51 min

    Welcome to the first (but not the last) Pirate's History of Doctor Who. What's a Pirate's History, you ask? Well, there's the official, sanitized, orderly histories that are approved by and all about the powers that be. Then there are the Pirate's histories, the things that they don't want you to know about, or that they don't care about, things that are great and marvellous and intriguing... but ... Read more

    $13.00 AUD

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    Dark Shadows: Return to Collinwood

    Return to Collinwood - 50th Anniversary Anthology

    Unabridged

    5 hours 21 min

    Dark Shadows: Return to Collinwood presents a look back at four decades of the successful spooky soap opera that made sympathetic vampire Barnabas Collins a pop culture phenomenon and prompted the big-budget, big-screen Warner Bros. revival starring longtime fan Johnny Depp, directed by Tim Burton, that premieres May 11, 2012. With the ongoing fascination for all things vampiric, this audiobook ... Read more

    $48.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Audiobook

    History by HBO

    Televising the American Past

    by Rebecca Weeks ...
    Narrated by PJ Wood ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 50 min

    The television industry is changing, and with it, the small screen's potential to engage in debate and present valuable representations of American history. Founded in 1972, HBO has been at the forefront of these changes, leading the way for many network, cable, and streaming services into the "post-network" era. Despite this, most scholarship has been dedicated to analyzing historical feature ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Exterminate/Regenerate

    The Story of Doctor Who

    by John Higgs ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours

    Doctor Who behaves in a way quite unlike any other fictional character. For sixty years the Doctor has sat at the heart of British culture and rewired the imaginations of generations. Yet no one person invented this strange character, and no one person controls them. They emerged from the space between many minds, able to evolve and adapt to our fast-changing world more skilfully than any other ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD

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    Family Don't End with Blood

    Cast and Fans on How Supernatural Has Changed Lives

    Narrated by Gabra Zackman, Graham Halstead ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 50 min

    Supernatural, a three-time People's Choice Award winner for Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show and Tumblr's 2015 Most Reblogged "Live Action TV," has made a name for itself by supporting and encouraging its fans to "always keep fighting," and a memorable line from early in the show's run, "Family don't end with blood," became an inspiring mantra for many who found community in the fandom. In twenty ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

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    Into Every Generation a Slayer Is Born

    How Buffy Staked Our Hearts

    Narrated by Evan Ross Katz, Deanna Anthony ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 42 min

    Explore the history and cultural impact of a groundbreaking television show adored by old and new fans alike: Buffy the Vampire Slayer.Over the course of its seven-year run, Buffy the Vampire Slayer cultivated a loyal fandom and featured a strong, complex female lead, at a time when such a character was a rarity. Evan Ross Katz explores the show’s cultural relevance through a book that is part ... Read more

    $41.99 AUD

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    This Time Together

    Laughter and Reflection

    by Carol Burnett ...
    Narrated by Carol Burnett ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 40 min

    This touching and hilarious memoir is 100 percent Carol Burnett—funny, irreverent, and irresistible.Carol Burnett is one of the most beloved and revered actresses and performers in America. The Carol Burnett Show was seen each week by millions of adoring fans and won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable eleven-year run. Now, in This Time Together, Carol really lets her hair down and tells one funny ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD