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10 Amazing Blackjack Tips

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Blackjack is one of the casino world’s favourite games. Although - as with all casino games - the odds of winning are in favour of the house, the truth is that blackjack (which is also called pontoon, 21 and a few other names) gives you pretty much the best chance of walking out of a casino with something to show for your time. Compared to most other casino games, as long as you play correctly, the house’s odds in blackjack are much thinner. In this easy-to-understand guide, narrator Kent Harris provides you with 10 key tips to help you improve your game, maximise your chances of beating the house and hopefully walk away with a tidy profit.

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Kent Harris
Length: 30 mins
Available on Audible
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Harry Potter - The Ultimate Audiobook of Facts

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Are you a big fan of Harry Potter? You’ve probably read the books and seen the films many times over. But how much of the detail behind the series do you really know? This special audiobook collection contains three individual audiobooks: 101 Amazing Facts About Harry Potter, 101 More Amazing Books About Harry Potter and 101 Amazing Facts About J.K. Rowling. Separated into sections for easy listening, there is a huge amount of information that will surprise and amaze you in equal measure! Subjects covered include: Harry, Ron and Hermione. Quidditch. The Ministry of Magic. The Triwizard Tournament. Hogwarts. And much more! If you love Harry Potter and want to expand your knowledge of the series, this is the perfect audiobook for you; the facts within can even be used to make up your very own Harry Potter quiz. Harry Potter: The Ultimate Audiobook of Facts is a great addition to any true fan’s bookshelf.

©2020 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2020 Jack Goldstein Books

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Harry Potter - the Most Amazing Quiz

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Can you tell a Jobberknoll from a Bowtruckle? How old do you think Nearly Headless Nick might be? What happens when you cast the spell serpensortia? And if he wasn’t such a mummy’s boy, where do you think Draco would have otherwise been schooled?  From easy questions that any old muggle should know through to trivia that even the Wizengamot would struggle to answer, this quiz is sure to keep you entertained for hours.   J. D. Kelly hosts this varied and enjoyable quiz which will decide once and for all who knows the most about JK Rowling’s magical wizarding world. Whether you’re playing alone for fun or you’re having a deadly serious competition with friends, this is the perfect audiobook for listeners of all ages.  Ten questions are asked at a time before the answers are revealed, so it’s easy to play along whether you’re writing the answers down or calling them out as you go along. So get ready to test your knowledge...let the questions begin!

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: J. D. Kelly
Length: 1 hr and 32 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Volcanos

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How much of the earth’s surface do you think is volcanic in its origin? Have you any idea of the difference between a shield volcano and a stratovolcano? And do you know which 10 eruptions were the largest in human history?  Join Charles King as he talks us through all of these things and more, and discover 101 amazing facts about volcanos. Whether you’re studying the subject at school or are simply interested to find out more about one of nature’s most impressive and dangerous sights, then this is the perfect book for you.

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Charles King
Length: 26 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About the Tudors

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Do you know the main difference between the diet of a Tudor nobleman and that of a peasant? What was it that changed Henry VIII from an active and pleasant young man into a vastly overweight tyrant? What did a gong farmer do? And what was the purpose of a whipping boy? In this excellent audiobook, narrator Jason Zenobia answers all these questions and more as he talks us through over 100 amazing facts about the Tudors. If you're interested in one of the most fascinating periods in English history, this is perfect for you!

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Jason Zenobia
Length: 43 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About the Titanic

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Do you know how many miles beneath the surface of the waves the wreck of the Titanic lies? What do scientists and historians now believe led to the iceberg being seen only at the last minute? The flares that were sent up by the crew were supposed to signal ‘distress’ - but what did they actually say?  Narrator Kent Harris talks us through over 100 amazing Titanic facts in this fascinating audiobook about the famous ship and her tragic maiden voyage.

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

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101 Amazing Facts About the Second World War

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Do you know the origin of the word Nazi? Who were the key figures involved in the Second World War, and what terrible weapons did they unleash? How did the war begin, and when did it actually end? In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Lawrence Keefe talks us through over 100 amazing facts about the Second World War. With sections including key figures, statistics, weapons and more, this is an excellent addition to anyone's audiobook collection.

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Lawrence Keefe
Length: 37 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About the First World War

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Do you know the age of the youngest soldier to receive the Victoria Cross during the First World War? What role did tanks play in the conflict? And how much were Germany ordered to pay in reparations after the war? In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Lawrence Keefe answers all these questions and more, talking us through over 100 facts about The Great War. In addition to learning about one of history's worst ever conflicts, listen to Lawrence's moving narration of two famous poems of the time: 'In Flanders Fields' by Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae and 'Dulce et Decorum Est' by Wilfred Owen.

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Lawrence Keefe
Length: 31 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts about Natural Disasters

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What exactly is an avalanche? Why do tropical cyclones spin in different directions? What is the deadliest heat wave ever to have been recorded? And what are the three different types of lightning? In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Andrew Baldwin answers all these questions and more as he talks us through over 100 amazing facts about the world's deadliest natural disasters. From floods and cyclones to landslides, avalanches, volcanoes and more, we learn about a wide range of subjects, all of which demonstrate the immense power of nature. An interesting addition to any audiobook collection!

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Andrew Baldwin
Length: 1 hr and 21 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Mozart

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How many works in total do you think Mozart composed? What award was bestowed on him by the Pope? How many languages could he speak? And what rather unsavoury subject was he seemingly obsessed with? In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Charles King answers all these questions and more as he visits the intriguing world of one of the world's greatest ever composers, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Perfect for everyone from those new to the world of classical music right through to serious long-term fans, this is an ideal addition to any audiobook collection.

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Charles King
Length: 22 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Jane Austen

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Jane Austen is generally considered the queen of regency romance, with her works still incredibly popular today. But did you know that in 2007, when some of her lesser-known work was sent to a publisher under a pen name, it was rejected?  In this audiobook, narrator Kent Harris talks us through over 100 amazing facts like this, covering subjects such as Austen’s life, her works, notable adaptations and much more. Whether you’re studying Jane Austen for a project or are simply interested in finding out more about the ever-popular creator of the romantic novel, this is the perfect audiobook for you.

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Kent Harris
Length: 32 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts about Dinosaurs

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Do you know which species of dinosaur was named after Hogwarts? Which were the largest and the smallest dinosaurs? How can you tell the difference between a brontosaurus and an Apatosaurus? Narrator Jason Zenobia answers all these questions and more as he talks us through over 100 amazing facts about dinosaurs. All manner of subjects are covered, such as unusual dinosaurs, physiology, behaviours and more. Whether you're a dinosaur expert or you are new to such a fascinating subject, this is sure to be a great addition to your audiobook collection.

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Jason Zenobia
Length: 25 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Chocolate

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Did you know that the Latin name for the tree from which we get the seed that we turn into chocolate translates as ‘food of the gods’? Or that eating chocolate can in fact help prevent tooth decay?  In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Lawrence Keefe talks us through over 100 amazing facts like these as he tackles the rather tasty subject of chocolate. From information about chocolate throughout history and around the world to how the production process developed and much more, this is an audiobook that will interest everyone, chocaholic or not!

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Lawrence Keefe
Length: 20 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Australia

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How much do you know about Australia? Whether you have lived there all your life or have simply thought about visiting one day, you’ll be fascinated to learn all about the land where Christmas means baking-hot sun and a barbecue on the beach!  In this fascinating audiobook, narrator Charles King takes us on a journey ‘Down Under’, revealing over 100 amazing facts about Australia, from interesting information about the country’s history, landmarks and wildlife to its best known citizens and much more.

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Charles King
Length: 31 mins
Available on Audible
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101 Amazing Facts About Animals

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Did you know that gorillas can catch human colds? Or that cows from different regions moo in different accents? What's the fastest animal in the water? And what disgusting thing does the hoopoe bird do to scare away predators? This fantastic audiobook answers all these questions and more, covering everything from cats and dogs to creepy crawlies and gross facts. Narrated by Jason Zenobia, it would make an excellent addition to anyone's collection.

©2017 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2017 Jack Goldstein Books

Narrator: Jason Zenobia
Length: 15 mins
Available on Audible
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1001 Amazing Facts About Animals

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Did you know that in medieval times dogs were known to have accompanied their masters into battle wearing suits of armour? Or that cows from different regions moo in different accents? Were you aware that the courtship dance of some seahorses can last eight hours? Or that an albatross flies much further in a lifetime than the Apollo astronauts did on their moon missions?  In this collection, narrators Jason Zenobia, Charles King and Lawrence Keefe talk us through over 1,000 facts about birds, cats, dogs, fish, horses, insects, lizards, sharks, snakes and spiders. Each of the 10 individual audiobooks in this collection are further split into 10 chapters, with each one having a theme such as ‘record breakers’ or ‘myths’. So, if you want to know what the wagometer was invented for, which fish the Romans used as a recreational drug or what the offspring of a donkey and a zebra is called, then this is the perfect audiobook collection for you!

©2018 Jack Goldstein Books (P)2018 Jack Goldstein Books

Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
Available on Audible
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10 Amazing Pirates

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Arr matey! Do you want to know all about the 10 most fantastic, fearsome, and famous pirates of all time? Dare you hear of how Francois L'Olonnais ripped out a man's heart with his bare hands then gnawed at it like a ravenous wolf? And what of Sir Henry Morgan - callous pirate or loyal privateer? How did Cheung Po Tsai build up a fleet of 600 ships, and what happened to Anne Bonny after she was caught? Suitable for seafaring folk and landlubbers alike, this fantastic book introduces the listener to the 10 pirates throughout history who surely were the greatest of their age.

©2014 Jack Goldstein (P)2017 Jack Goldstein

Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
Available on Audible