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Shakespeare's The Life and Death of King John - Abridged, Full Cast, Plain English (Adaptation)

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The Life and Death of King John tells the story of the reign of King John of England (1199-1216). The story is about ongoing tensions that spill over into war between England and France, while King John deals faces consistent palace intrigue. This play has been adapted into plain English and is performed as a theatrical full-cast production. At just over 20 minutes long, it is an abridged and adapted version of one of the relatively underperformed works in Shakespeare's canon. The plan opens with a threat from the French. Negotiations, conflict, and palace intrigue follow, as King John works his way through many issues of war and diplomacy in classic Shakespearean fashion.

©2020 Charlie Creed (P)2021 Historical Audiobooks

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Warming the Stone Child

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The pain of abandonment, both real and metaphorical, can cast a shadow over our entire adult experience. Warming the Stone Child investigates the abandoned child archetype in world myths and cultures to find clues about the process of healing the "unmothered" child within us all. Spiced with Dr. Estes' wonderful storytelling, Warming the Stone Child is a unique listening experience with a practical edge.

©1990 Clarissa Pinkola Estes (P)1997 Sounds True

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Baking Me Crazy

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I'm Levi Buchanan, and until five years ago, I thought the legend of my family's curse was a load of crazy, Southern nonsense. No curse can make you fall in love at first sight. No curse can force a true, deep, passionate, all-consuming love that will haunt you all the days of your life. Then I met Jocelyn Abernathy and I realized how completely wrong I was. The problem is, Jocelyn guards her feelings like well-armed soldier. She's the most beautiful, stubborn, infuriating woman I've ever met. Every time she talks, I want to kiss the living daylights out of her. But I can't. Because when we met, she didn't need true love. She needed a best friend. And that's what I've been to her...for five years. But when Jocelyn meets a handsome stranger her first day working at Donner Bakery and she lets him buy her a dill pickle cupcake, I realize with ominous regret that I may have missed my window with my best friend. If I can't get her to see past our friendship, my new curse may be to watch the love of my life move on with someone else. Baking Me Crazy is a full-length contemporary romantic comedy, can be enjoyed as a stand-alone, and is book number one in the Donner Bakery series, Green Valley world, Penny Reid Book universe.

©2019 Smartypants Romance (P)2020 Smartypants Romance

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50 Things to Know About Becoming a Vegan

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Veganism has gone mainstream. There are vegan butchers, vegan shampoos, vegan substitutes in fast-food restaurants, vegan everything! But veganism is more than a diet. Once you cast a critical eye on the contents of your fridge, your gaze will inevitably expand to everything else around you. So, where do you go from here? 50 Things to Know About Becoming a Vegan digs deeply into the key questions budding vegans ask themselves and places this “philosophy of kindness” in a broader context. Explore the writer’s personal journey and get a firm grasp of the essentials, from nutrition to communication, budgeting, and self-care, but also learn to consider the more profound considerations. Why is veganism alone not enough? What is enough? What if I can’t be perfect? How can we advocate for real change? How is intensive farming harming not just the animals, but our vulnerable communities, our wallets, our humanity? Get a head-start with this practical guide and change more than just yourself!

©2020 CZYK Publishing (P)2021 CZYK Publishing

Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
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The Untold Story of Mary Magdalene

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Many people are fascinated with Mary Magdalene. Over the years, I have interacted with Mary many times. As a result, I have learned the untold story of Mary Magdalene, which reads a little differently than what many popular books or media portray. In this short audiobook, see a bird’s eye view of Mary: her life before she met Jesus, the life she had when she met Jesus, and the life she lived after Jesus left earth. Listen about the impact that Mary made on her world and on the early church and why Satan continues to make up dreadful stories about her even to this day. This truly is The Untold Story of Mary Magdalene.

©2019 Matthew Robert Payne (P)2019 Matthew Robert Payne

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50 Things to Know About Game Development

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Are you curious about game development and interested in bringing your idea to a finished product?  Are you an indie game developer that wants to find more about how to achieve success with his games?  Are you an expert with successful projects that wants to maybe find out new things that he does not about the game development industry?  If you answered yes to any of these questions then this book is for you. 50 Things to Know About Game Development by George Ion offers a approach to finding if you have interest for game development and if you have, how to get started with it. Or if you are someone who is already a part of this industry, by listening to this book you will find insights into coming up with better ideas, better prototyping, and better planning.  Most books on game development tell you to just get started and try your best until you get something that works and you will achieve success. Although there's nothing wrong with that, there is a better approach to this industry that can greatly benefit you and your games. Based on knowledge from the world's leading experts only five to 10 of 100 published games achieve success, or at least get the money that they invested back, so you have to be smart and make games that people will play and more importantly games that you yourself would play.  Here, you'll discover what game development is, how to get started, how to learn the skills needed to create games, how to come up with ideas for games, how to decide the scale of your projects, and many more topics. This book will help you find motivation to stick to your goals, find the fun in making games and to be prepared for bumps that will inevitably come your way, but I will also show you some things that can be done to overcome those obstacles. By the time you finish this book, you will know how to make amazing games, design wise not how to actually make the game, and share them with the world so you can earn money or to work in the industry for bigger companies on triple-A budget games. So grab your copy today. You'll be glad you did.

©2019 CZYK Publishing (P)2019 CZYK Publishing

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Motivational Quotes

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If you often feel overwhelmed by your thoughts and have hard times in your life but do not know how to get yourself motivated, then this book is for you. Here’s the deal. Once in awhile, you might inevitably feel depressed and unhappy. However, in most situations, you might not really know how to make yourself feel better. You are too busy to even read any books because they are way too long. In fact, what you really need in those circumstances are just few words of wisdom that could inspire and encourage you to take action in your life. This is why you need to listen to inspirational quotes in your life.

©2019 Richard Johnson (P)2019 Richard Johnson

Length: 42 mins
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