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    • Great Lion of God

    • A Novel About Saint Paul
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Braden Wright
    • Length: 30 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Born a veritable great lion of God to a devout Jewish family, Saul of Tarsus is raised by his parents to embrace their love of humanity. Dogged by what he perceives as a lack of true faith, he embarks on a journey to save his people from sacrilege. But on the road to Damascus a vision of the resurrected Jesus changes the course of his life. Converting to Christianity, the newly christened Paul transforms from persecutor of blasphemers into apostle to the gentiles, becoming one of the supreme influences on the Catholic Church and the Western world. 

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    • A Pillar of Iron

    • A Novel of Ancient Rome
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Simon Mattacks, Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 33 hrs and 9 mins
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    From his birth in 106 BC in the hill town of Arpinum, Cicero, the educated son of a wealthy member of the equestrian order, is destined for greatness. From his tumultuous family life to his tenuous alliance with Julius Caesar to a fateful love affair with the Roman empress Livia and, finally, to the political role that will make him a target of powerful enemies, A Pillar of Iron is the story of Cicero's legacy as one the greatest influences on Western civilization. 

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    • The Earth Is the Lord's

    • A Novel
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle de Cuir
    • Length: 25 hrs and 59 mins
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    This sweeping saga captures life in the Far East during the Middle Ages and dramatizes the events that transformed a Mongol tribesman named Temujin into the man who would conquer Asia and be known to the world for centuries to come as Genghis Khan. Raised by an indomitable woman and educated by his outcast uncle, Temujin becomes a fearsome warrior who inspires loyalty in his friends and hatred in his enemies. But he is also blessed with a keen intelligence and the charisma of a natural born leader. These gifts lead Temujin to a relentless pursuit of power.

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    • Dear and Glorious Physician

    • A Novel About Saint Luke
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 31 hrs and 36 mins
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    Lucanus grew up in the household of his stepfather, the Roman governor of Antioch. After studying medicine in Alexandria, he became one of the greatest physicians of the ancient world and traveled far and wide through the Mediterranean region healing the sick. As time went on, he learned of the life and death of Christ and saw in him the God he was seeking. To find out all he could about the life and teachings of Jesus, whom he never saw, Lucanus visited all the places where Jesus had been.

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    • Ceremony of the Innocent

    • A Novel
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 23 hrs and 11 mins
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    Living with her aunt in poor, rural Preston, Pennsylvania, 13-year-old Ellen Watson loves books and music and is completely oblivious to her own beauty. But her extraordinary looks arouse envy and malice in the female townspeople - and lust in the males. Hired as a housemaid in the palatial home of the village mayor, Ellen soon catches the attention of his son, Jeremy Porter, who captures her heart in turn. He offers to send her to school, and four years later he proposes marriage. As the years pass, Ellen's life parallels the hopes, dreams, and fears of a no-longer innocent nation. 

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    • Captains and the Kings

    • The Story of an American Dynasty
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Susie Berneis
    • Length: 36 hrs and 4 mins
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    Joseph Armagh was 13 when he first saw America through a dirty porthole on the steerage deck of The Irish Queen. It was the early 1850s, and he was a penniless orphan cast on a hostile shore to make a home for himself and his younger brother and infant sister. Some 70 years later, from his deathbed, Joseph Armagh last glimpsed his adopted land from the gleaming windows of a palatial estate. A multimillionaire, one of the most powerful and feared men, Joseph Armagh had indeed found a home.

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    • The Sound of Thunder

    • The Great Novel of a Man Enslaved by Passion and Cursed by His Own Success
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Laurence Bouvard
    • Length: 29 hrs and 35 mins
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    Money. Power. Prestige. These were the riches that destiny had awarded Edward Enger, but a greedy, ruthless family conspired against him and his own relentless desires enslaved him! As the descendant of a German immigrant, Edward built a business empire and dominated three generations of his family. Caldwell weaves the tale of a modern financial genius and the secret passions that obsessed him.

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    • The Arm and the Darkness

    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Length: 20 hrs
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    In 17th-century France, Catholics and Huguenots are locked in a battle for the soul of the nation. At the heart of the novel are the two de Richepin brothers: Arsène, a swashbuckling nobleman who must abandon his devil-may-care attitude when he falls in love with a Catholic peasant girl, and Louis, a priest whose devotion to the word of God puts him at odds with the needs of man.

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    • I, Judas

    • A Novel
    • By: Taylor Caldwell, Jess Stearn, Claire Bloom - director
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
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    One of the great dramas of the biblical era is brought to thrilling, new life in this epic novel told from the unique perspective of Judas Iscariot himself. This is the story of Judas the myth, condemned by Dante to the most terrifying circle of Hell; Judas the man, the son of wealth and power who fought to suppress the lusts of the flesh and the sin of pride to become one of the 12 original disciples of Jesus Christ; and Judas the apostle, victim of a diabolical lie, history's arch-traitor, who sold his Lord for 30 pieces of silver, and sealed his fate with a kiss.

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    • Testimony of Two Men

    • A Novel
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 29 hrs and 32 mins
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    Hambledon, Pennsylvania, is still reeling from the sensational murder trial that shattered the peace of the bucolic hamlet less than a year ago. Dr. Jonathan Ferrier was accused of killing his beautiful young wife after she died following a botched abortion. The scion of a powerful old eastern family, Jonathan hired the best attorneys money could buy. When he was acquitted, many believed he had bought his freedom. Now, he has returned home to sell his practice and move on. But haunted by his wife's death, Jonathan still strives to heal the judgmental people of his divided town. 

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    • Dynasty of Death

    • A Novel
    • By: Taylor Caldwell
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 44 hrs and 37 mins
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    Dynasty of Death is a moving saga of two families, the epic struggle between two brothers, and the legacy their guns will leave the world as mighty enemy nations gear up for battle.

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    • Cowgirl Honeymoon

    • A Collection of Five Erotic Stories
    • By: Tamsin Flowers, Landon Dixon, Vick Guthrie, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
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    Five short stories about explicit sexual encounters that break all the rules, including 'Cowgirl Honeymoon' by Tamsin Flowers. Sugar couldn't be happier, she'd always dreamt of having her honeymoon on a ranch and now she was luxuriating in the joys of having a hot stallion between her legs both day and night. But when her new husband Kyle cries off sex because he's saddle sore, Sugar starts wondering about his motives.

    Non-member price: $9.35