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  • The Barefoot Investor

  • The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need
  • By: Scott Pape
  • Narrated by: Scott Pape
  • Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 8,205
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 7,308
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 7,247

This is the only money guide you'll ever need. That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on the shelves. So what makes this one different? You'll get a step-by-step formula: open this account, then do this; call this person, and say this; invest money here and not there. All with a glass of wine in your hand.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Perfect for Australians, not so much for others

  • By Rob on 29-06-2017

Amazing, eye-opening book!

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 13-08-2018

I will most definitely recommend it to everyone I know. A truly incredible book, I loved every minute of it.

  • 12 Rules for Life

  • An Antidote to Chaos
  • By: Jordan B. Peterson
  • Narrated by: Jordan B. Peterson
  • Length: 15 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,681
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,278
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,254

What are the most valuable things that everyone should know? Acclaimed clinical psychologist Jordan Peterson has influenced the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become one of the world's most popular public thinkers. In this book, he provides 12 profound and practical principles for how to live a meaningful life, from setting your house in order before criticising others to comparing yourself to who you were yesterday, not someone else today.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fascinating Read

  • By Christopher on 21-01-2018

If you are a Christian, you will love it.

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2 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-08-2018

Overly religious book. Why does it not say on the cover? I don't mind him referencing Bible once in a while, but he keeps doing it over and over and does not get to the point. Books sounds more like a Sunday bible study.
Also, author takes forever to get to the point of what he's trying to say. What is order? What is chaos? He continues on and on with analogies and allegories, for over 50 minutes on just those 2 things! I will definitely be returning this.

5 of 8 people found this review helpful

  • Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You

  • By: Peter M. Vishton, The Great Courses
  • Narrated by: Peter M. Vishton
  • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 112
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 100
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 99

The brain is an astounding organ, and today neuroscientists have more insights than ever about how it works - as well as strategies for helping us live better every day. These 24 practical lectures give you a wealth of useful strategies for improving your well-being. By presenting evidence-based "hacks" for your brain, Professor Vishton empowers you to take charge of your life and perform better all around.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Fascinating

  • By Jon on 25-01-2017

Fantastic Book! A must-have!

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 25-04-2018

Excellent book with tips and tricks on how to live a happy and successful life. Many myths busted as well. Of the 5-6 books I own on this website, this one is the best. Buy it, you most certainly won't regret it.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The God Delusion

  • By: Richard Dawkins
  • Narrated by: Richard Dawkins, Lalla Ward
  • Length: 13 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 382
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 339
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 335

Winner of the British Book Awards, Author of the Year, 2007.
Shortlisted for the British Book Awards, Book of the Year, 2007.
Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize, 2007.
Winner of the Audiobook Download of the Year, 2007.

As the author of many classic works on science and philosophy, Richard Dawkins has always asserted the irrationality of belief in God and the grievous harm it has inflicted on society. He now focuses his fierce intellect exclusively on this subject, denouncing its faulty logic and the suffering it causes.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic!!!

  • By Michael on 21-05-2015

Excellent read

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Reviewed: 11-12-2017

As long as you approach the text with open mind, you will find this book quite enlightening.

  • A Brief History of Time

  • From Big Bang to Black Holes
  • By: Stephen Hawking
  • Narrated by: John Sackville
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 239
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 212
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 210

Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite, or does it have boundaries? These are just some of the questions considered in an internationally acclaimed masterpiece by one of the world's greatest thinkers. It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos, from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still lie at the heart of space and time, from the big bang to black holes, via spiral galaxies and strong theory.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Hard to listen, but overall great book!

  • By Anonymous User on 27-11-2017

Hard to listen, but overall great book!

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Reviewed: 27-11-2017

Excellent book! A bit hard to listen as audio book, I had to rewind certain parts to listen to. But otherwise, it's great. Reader has a soothing, calm voice, does excellent job.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful