Worlds of Books

Worlds of Books is a discussion group for bibliophiles of all kinds. We plan to read and talk about books from any genre-mystery, romance, science, history, biography, humor, and anything else we can think of. When possible, we have an author join us or share a recorded interview.
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Worlds of Books to discuss The ex: a novel DB83818 by Alafair Burke Hosted on Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Worlds of Books to discuss The ex: a novel DB83818 by Alafair Burke.

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The ex: a novel DB83818
Burke, Alafair
.Reading time: 9 hours, 12 minutes.
Read by Elisabeth Rodgers.
Suspense Fiction
Legal Fiction

When NYC defense attorney Olivia Randall is contacted by her ex-fiancé's teen daughter, Olivia agrees that she does truly owe him. Now a well-known author, Jack Harris is accused of murdering the father of the teen who killed Jack's wife and others at Penn Station. Strong language. 2016.

Download worlds-books-01-16-18-discusses-ex.mp3 13.73 MB Hosted on Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Worlds of Books Pandora's clock DB41988 by John J. Nance Hosted on Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Discussing Pandora's clock DB41988 by John J. Nance.

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Pandora's clock DB41988
Nance, John J. Reading time: 13 hours, 22 minutes.

Read by David Hartley-Margolin.

Suspense Fiction

Adventure

Bestsellers

Download worlds-books-11-21-17-discusses-book-pandoras-clock.mp3 14.56 MB Hosted on Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Worlds of Books to discuss Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234 by Margot Lee Shetterly Hosted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Discussing Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234 by Margot Lee Shetterly. This book was originally scheduled to be discussed in August but the meeting had to be cancelled due to technical difficulties with the Book Nook room.

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Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234
Lee Shetterly, Margot. Reading time: 12 hours, 15 minutes.

Read by Emily Ellet.

Download worlds-books-09-19-17.mp3 16.01 MB Hosted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Worlds of Books to discuss Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234 by Margot Lee Shetterly Hosted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Worlds of Books to discuss Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234 by Margot Lee Shetterly. This book was originally scheduled to be discussed in August but the meeting had to be cancelled due to technical difficulties with the Book Nook room.

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Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race DB86234
Lee Shetterly, Margot. Reading time: 12 hours, 15 minutes.

Download worlds-books-09-19-17.mp3 16.01 MB Hosted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Worlds of Books A Dog's Purpose DB72218 Hosted on Sunday, July 16, 2017

Worlds of Books to discuss A Dog's Purpose DB72218 by W. Bruce Cameron.

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A dog's purpose DB72218
Cameron, W. Bruce. Reading time: 8 hours, 18 minutes.

Read by Chuck Young.

Animals and Wildlife

Through four lifetimes a dog finds his reason for being. His first experience is as a feral puppy. Reincarnated as a golden retriever, he bonds with an eight-year-old named Ethan. After returning to life as a K-9 unit German shepherd, his final journey reunites him with an aged Ethan. 2010.

Download worlds-books-07-16-17-book-dogs-purpose.mp3 10 MB Hosted on Sunday, July 16, 2017

Worlds of Books The Jungle DB09498 or DB52961 by Upton Sinclair Hosted on Sunday, June 18, 2017

Discussing The Jungle DB09498 or DB52961 by Upton Sinclair.

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The jungle DB09498
Sinclair, Upton. Reading time: 14 hours, 21 minutes.
Read by Sam Gray.

Classics
Political Fiction

Download worlds-books-06-18-17-features-jungle-upton-sinclair.mp3 15.11 MB Hosted on Sunday, June 18, 2017

Worlds of Books Moneyball: the art of winning an unfair game DB56245 by Michael Lewis Hosted on Sunday, May 21, 2017

Worlds of Books discussing Moneyball: the art of winning an unfair game DB56245 by Michael Lewis. The Book Nook room can be found here:

With baseball season still just underway, we thought this would be a good time to discuss Lewis' deft examination of the underfinanced Oakland Athletics and the strategy used to make them a winner.

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Moneyball: the art of winning an unfair game DB56245
Lewis, Michael, (Michael M.). Reading time: 11 hours, 34 minutes.
Read by Robert Sams.

Sports and Recreation
Biography

Download worlds-books-05-21-17-money-ball-michael-lewis.mp3 16.07 MB Hosted on Sunday, May 21, 2017

Worlds of Books The midnight plan of the repo man DB80722 by W. Bruce Cameron Hosted on Sunday, April 23, 2017

Worlds of Books discussing The midnight plan of the repo man DB80722 by W. Bruce Cameron. The Book Nook room can be found here:

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Download worldsofbooks-04-23-17-midnightplanoftherepoman.mp3 15.54 MB Hosted on Sunday, April 23, 2017

Worlds of Books Discusses Born a Crime DB86608 by Trevor Noah Hosted on Sunday, March 19, 2017

Worlds of Books to discuss Born a Crime DB86608 by Trevor Noah.

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Noah, Trevor. Reading time: 8 hours, 46 minutes.

Read by Trevor Noah.

Stage and Screen

Biography

The host of TV's The Daily Show shares his coming-of-age story as the child of a white father and black mother in South Africa. Their very union was considered a crime, and when the author was born during apartheid, his biracial status made him an outcast. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2016.

Download worldsofbooks-03-19-17-bornacrime.mp3 12.25 MB Hosted on Sunday, March 19, 2017

Worlds of Books Discusses Murder in the Marais DB81217 by Cara Black Hosted on Sunday, February 19, 2017

Worlds of Books which meets the third Sunday of each month at 5pm Eastern, 4pm Central will meet Sunday February 19th in the Book Nook Room of Accessibleworld.org to discuss Murder in the Marais by Cara Black. NLS BARD has this book included in DB81217 which is a compilation of four novels.

Download worlds-books-02-19-17.mp3 4.9 MB Hosted on Sunday, February 19, 2017

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