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Social & Cultural Studies Audiobooks

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    Starry Messenger: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilisation

    Narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 17 min

    Bringing his cosmic perspective to civilization on Earth, Neil deGrasse Tyson, bestselling author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, shines new light on the crucial fault lines of our time–war, politics, religion, truth, beauty, gender, race, and tribalism–in a way that stimulates a deeper sense of unity for us all.In a time when our political and cultural perspectives feel more divisive than ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Unbelievable

    My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History

    by Katy Tur ...
    Narrated by Katy Tur ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 44 min

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERCalled "Disgraceful," "third-rate," and "not nice" by Donald Trump, NBC News correspondent Katy Tur reported on—and took flak from—the most captivating and volatile presidential candidate in American history. Tur lived out of a suitcase for a year and a half, following Trump around the country, powered by packets of peanut butter and kept clean with dry shampoo. She ... Read more

    $42.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Man Called Ove

    Soon to be a major film starring Tom Hanks

    Narrated by Joan Walker ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 12 min

    Perfect for fans of Gail Honeyman's Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine; Ruth Hogan's The Keeper of Lost Things and Graeme Simsion**'s The Rosie Project, A Man Called Ove is one of the best-loved and most life-affirming novels of the decade.**This multi-million-copy phenomenon is a funny, moving, uplifting tale of love and community that will leave you with a spring in your step.'Warm, funny, and ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Fair Warning

    The Instant Number One Bestselling Thriller

    Narrated by Peter Giles, Zach Villa ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 18 min

    HOW DO YOU FIND A KILLER WHO KNOWS EVERYTHING ABOUT YOU?'AS EXCITING AS ANYTHING CONNELLY HAS WRITTEN' THE TIMES* * * * *Jack McEvoy is a reporter with a track record in finding killers. But he's never been accused of being one himself.Jack went on one date with Tina Portrero. The next thing he knows, the police are at his house telling Jack he's a suspect in her murder.Maybe it's... ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Sapiens

    A Brief History of Humankind

    Narrated by Derek Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 18 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.THE MULTI-MILLION COPY BESTSELLERWhat makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us Sapiens?Yuval Noah Harari challenges everything we know about being human.Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it: us.In this bold and provocative audiobook, Yuval Noah Harari explores who we are, how we ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Finding Me

    A Memoir - 'a mind-blowing and emotionally honest tale of survival against all odds.' - BERNARDINE EVARISTO

    by Viola Davis ...
    Narrated by Viola Davis ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 15 min

    FINDING ME is the deeply personal, brutally honest account of Viola's inspiring life, from her coming-of-age in Rhode Island to her present-day career.In my book, you will meet a little girl named Viola who ran from her past until she made a life changing decision to stop running forever.This is my story, from a crumbling apartment in Central Falls, Rhode Island, to the stage in New York City, and ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Precautionary Tale, A

    How One Small Town Banned Pesticides, Preserved Its Food Heritage, and Inspired a Movement

    Unabridged

    8 hours 32 min

    Mals, Italy, has long been known as the breadbasket of the Tyrol. But recently the tiny town became known for something else entirely. A Precautionary Tale tells us why, introducing readers to an unlikely group of activists and a forward-thinking mayor who came together to ban pesticides in Mals by a referendum vote—making it the first place on Earth to accomplish such a feat, and a model for ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Infinite Monkey Cage – How to Build a Universe

    Unabridged

    5 hours 41 min

    The Infinite Monkey Cage, the legendary BBC Radio 4 programme, brings you this irreverent celebration of scientific marvels. Join us on a hectic leap through the grand and bizarre ideas conjured up by human imagination, from dark matter to consciousness via neutrinos and earthworms.Professor Brian Cox and Robin Ince muse on multifaceted subjects involved in building a universe, with pearls of ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Horse, the Wheel, and Language

    How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World

    Narrated by Tom Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    18 hours 25 min

    Roughly half the world's population speaks languages derived from a shared linguistic source known as Proto-Indo-European. But who were the early speakers of this ancient mother tongue, and how did they manage to spread it around the globe? Until now their identity has remained a tantalizing mystery to linguists, archaeologists, and even Nazis seeking the roots of the Aryan race. The Horse, the ... Read more

    $44.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Born Lippy

    How to Do Female

    by Jo Brand ...
    Narrated by Jo Brand ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 6 min

    HOLD MY CHIPS, THE WOMEN ARE REVOLTING! A darkly funny guide to life as a woman from Britain's favourite comedian.When Jo Brand hosted Have I Got News For You late last year, her calm explanation of the effects of sexism on women to a bemused all-male cast turned into a viral phenomenon.There has been a whole tradition of books over hundreds of years where a father shares his wisdom with his son - ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Text Me When You Get Home

    The Evolution and Triumph of Modern Female Friendship

    Narrated by Lauren Fortgang ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 49 min

    **"Text Me has the thrills and laughs of a romantic comedy, but with an inverted message: 'There just isn't only one love story in our lives,' Schaefer writes. If you're lucky, friends will be the protagonists in these multiple love stories. It's high time that we start seeing it that way."--NPR, 2018's Great ReadsA personal and sociological examination--and ultimately a celebration--of the ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Block, Delete, Move On

    It's not you, it's them : The instant Sunday Times bestseller

    Narrated by LalalaLetMeExplain ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 10 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Have you ever been on a disastrous date and vowed never to use apps again?Are you blaming yourself for the things going wrong in your love life?Do you always seem to become attached to people who treat you badly?The sad truth is that when it comes to modern dating, there are a whole host of challenges and hurdles to overcome. From ghosting and negging to gaslighting a... ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Lessons in Chemistry

    The No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller and BBC Between the Covers Book Club pick

    by Bonnie Garmus ...
    Narrated by Miranda Raison ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 56 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE AUTHOR INTERVIEW WITH PANDORA SYKES'Your ability to change everything - including yourself - starts here' ELIZABETH ZOTTChemist Elizabeth Zott is not your average woman. In fact, Elizabeth Zott would be the first to point out that there is no such thing.But it's the early 1960s and her all-male team at Hastings Research Institute take a very un... ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bullshit Jobs

    A Theory

    by David Graeber ...
    Narrated by Christopher Ragland ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 38 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber, read by Christopher Ragland.Be honest: if your job didn't exist, would anybody miss it? Have you ever wondered why not? Up to 40% of us secretly believe our jobs probably aren't necessary. In other words: they are bullshit jobs. This book shows why, and what we can do about it.In the early twentieth century, people ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Nutmeg's Curse

    Parables for a Planet in Crisis

    by Amitav Ghosh ...
    Narrated by Sam Dastor ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 12 min

    'Do not miss this book' NAOMI KLEIN, author of This Changes EverythingFrom the bestselling author of the Ibis trilogy and The Great Derangement, The Nutmeg's Curse is an enthralling, panoramic history of the influence of colonialism on the world today, told through the surprising story of the nutmeg.The history of the nutmeg is one of conquest and exploitation - of both human life and the natural ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Utopians

    Six Attempts to Build the Perfect Society

    by Anna Neima ...
    Narrated by Tania Rodrigues ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 42 min

    'Neima’s book, impeccably researched and beautifully written, will be an inspiration for anyone looking to an alternative future today.' - Stella Tillyard, author of Aristocrats and The Great Level'Deeply interesting and a pleasure to read, The Utopians illuminates the history of “social dreaming” at a time when it has never been more needed.' - Alison Light, author of A Radical Romance, Common ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    No One Tells You This

    A Memoir

    Narrated by Allyson Ryan ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 18 min

    “I found myself underlining sentences, and then entire passages, that resonated with me, articulating the extreme inadequacy and sense of dislocation single women of a certain age, like MacNicol—and like me —experience in moments when others are growing closer without you…an anthem to choosing the single, family-free life.”—Amanda Stern, The New York Times Book ReviewBuzzFeed: “Exciting Summer ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Please Yourself: How to Stop People-Pleasing and Transform the Way You Live

    Narrated by Emma Reed Turrell ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 53 min

    We are all people-pleasers in one way or another – even those who deny it.Whether at work, home or in our relationships, we all know how it feels to want people to like us. The problem comes when we give up our own needs along the way.In this life-changing book, psychotherapist Emma Reed Turrell explains the different ‘types’ of people-pleaser and provides practical, reassuring advice on how to ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Stopping Places

    A Journey Through Gypsy Britain

    by Damian Le Bas ...
    Narrated by Damian Le Bas ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 20 min

    Random House presents the audiobook edition of The Stopping Places, written and read by Damian Le Bas.*BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week*'I needed to get to the stopping places, so I needed to get on the road. It was the road where I might at last find out where I belonged.'Damian Le Bas grew up surrounded by Gypsy history. His great-grandmother would tell him stories of her childhood in the ancient ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bob Hawke

    Demons and Destiny

    by Troy Bramston ...
    Narrated by Troy Bramston ...

    Unabridged

    22 hours 6 min

    This unprecedented biography of Hawke includes an exclusive series of interviews with him - the last that he gave - as well as unfiltered access to his extensive trove of personal papers. It features new interviews with more than 100 people who knew and worked with Hawke, including his family and friends; political and union colleagues, and rivals; advisers and public servants; and journalists; ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Making Sense

    Conversations on Consciousness, Morality and the Future of Humanity

    Unabridged

    22 hours 26 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.“Civilization rests on a series of successful conversations.” —Sam HarrisNeuroscientist, philosopher, podcaster and bestselling author Sam Harris, has been exploring some of the greatest questions concerning the human mind, society, and the events that shape our world.Harris’ search for deeper understanding of how we think has led him to engage and exchange with some of ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Mating in Captivity

    Unlocking Erotic Intelligence

    by Esther Perel ...
    Narrated by Esther Perel ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 11 min

    'Mating in Captivity ... articulates a poignant and unacknowledged modern crisis for the first time' Evening StandardWhen you love someone, how does it feel? And when you desire someone, how is it different?In Mating in Captivity, Esther Perel looks at the story of sex in committed couples. Modern romance promises it all - a lifetime of togetherness, intimacy and erotic desire. In reality, it's ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Cured

    The Power of Our Immune System and the Mind-Body Connection

    Narrated by Dr Jeff Rediger ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours

    Brought to you by Penguin.When it comes to understanding the connection between our mental and physical health, we should be looking at the exceptions, not the rules.Dr Jeff Rediger, a world-leading Harvard psychiatrist, has spent the last fifteen years studying thousands of individuals from around the world, examining the stories behind extraordinary cases of recovery from terminal illness ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Wife Drought

    by Annabel Crabb ...
    Narrated by Annabel Crabb ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 8 min

    ‘I need a wife.' It's a common joke among women juggling work and family, but it's no joke. Having a spouse who takes care of things at home is a Godsend on the domestic front and an asset on the work front, and is an advantage enjoyed by vastly more men than women. Full of candid and funny stories from politics and the media, The Wife Drought shares intriguing research about the attitudes pulsing ... Read more

    $30.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial