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Multcolib My Librarian Diana: Audio books by public radio faves

Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish By Rakoff, David (Audiobook CD - 2013 ) CD Fiction RAKOFF All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 1 on 3 copies

Annotation:This edgy novel in verse traverses the experiences of characters linked by acts of generosity or cruelty throughout major historical events of the 20th century. Also available in downloadable audio book.

Half Empty
Half Empty By Rakoff, David (Audiobook CD - 2010 ) CD- 817.6 R162h Available in some locations

Annotation:Presents a whimsical defense of pessimism that intersperses accounts of the author's own experiences with wry observations on universal absurdities and injustices. Also available in downloadable audio book.

When You Are Engulfed in Flames
When You Are Engulfed in Flames By Sedaris, David (Audiobook CD - 2008 ) CD- 814.5 S447w All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 2 on 3 copies

Annotation:A collection of essays celebrates the foibles of the author's everyday life in France and America, from an attempt to make coffee with water from a flower vase to a drug purchase in a North Carolina mobile home. Also available in downloadable audio book.

Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls
Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls Essays, Etc By Sedaris, David (Audiobook CD - 2013 ) CD- 814.5 S447L All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 17 on 10 copies

Annotation:Traces the author's offbeat world travel experiences, which involved surreal encounters with everything from French dentistry and Australian kookaburra eating habits to Beijing squat toilets and a wilderness Costco in North Carolina. Also available in downloadable audio book.

The David Sedaris Box Set
The David Sedaris Box Set By Sedaris, David (Audiobook CD - 2000 ) CD- 814.5 S447db All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 2 on 5 copies

Annotation:In a convenient box set, Sedaris gives voice to his biting sensibility with his first collection of comic stories and essays. Selections include Barrel Fever and Other Stories, Holidays on Ice, and Naked.

Dress your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Dress your Family in Corduroy and Denim By Sedaris, David (Audiobook CD - 2004 ) CD- 814.5 S447d All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 3 on 2 copies

Annotation:In a collection of essays, the Rooster gets married at an uproarious wedding, an estrangement occurs over a rubber vs. plastic debate, and the author gets the upper hand during a slumber party game of strip poker. Also available in downloadable audio book.

Assassination Vacation
Assassination Vacation By Vowell, Sarah (Audiobook CD - 2005 ) CD- 973.099 V974aa All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 7 on 2 copies

Annotation:Sarah Vowell travels across the United States, bringing into sharp focus the figures involved in the assassinations of Presidents Lincoln, Garfield, and McKinley, as well as the social and political circumstances that led to each. She exposes some glorious conundrums of American history in a witty, sometimes irreverent manner.

The Wordy Shipmates
The Wordy Shipmates By Vowell, Sarah (Audiobook CD - 2008 ) CD- 974.0882859 V974w Available in some locations

Annotation:Vowell turns her sharp wit and uncanny knack for capturing obscure details to early New England settlers and their lasting effect on American culture. Vowell offers listeners stories about Mayflower passengers, early colonists, and more that will inform even as they tickle the funny bone.

Unfamiliar Fishes
Unfamiliar Fishes By Vowell, Sarah (Audiobook CD - 2011 ) CD- 996.9 V974u Available in some locations

Annotation:Vowell examines the intriguing history of America's 50th state, beginning with the clash between New England missionaries and Hawaii's laid-back natives of the early 1800s.

Sleepwalk With Me Live
Sleepwalk With Me Live By Birbiglia, Mike (Audiobook CD - 2011 ) CD- 792.76 B6172s Available in some locations

Annotation:This hilarious tale of Birbiglia's battle with a sleep disorder culminates with a death-defying leap.

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