Most widely held works by Ed Sala
Finn by Jon Clinch ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 970 libraries worldwide
It was more than a century ago that Mark Twain left the notoriously violent Finn, Huckleberry Finn's father, dead, surrounded by such oddities as a wooden leg and women's undergarments. But just exactly how did Finn end up in that room? Clinch takes us on a journey through the mysterious life of an unusual man. Along the way, he introduces us to characters like the Judge--Finn's own frightening father--as well as Finn's sickly brother Will, the hermit Bliss, and former slave Mary, who becomes Finn's lover.
Rascal by Sterling North ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
The author recalls his carefree life in a small midwestern town at the close of World War I, and his adventures with his pet raccoon, Rascal.
The lone star ranger by Zane Grey ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Because of his killing speed with a revolver, Buck Duane has lived the lone-wolf life of an outlaw. When the Texas Rangers offer to deputize him for a dangerous undercover mission, Buck grabs it as his final chance for redemption.
The maze by Will Hobbs ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Rick, a fourteen-year-old foster child, escapes from a juvenile detention facility near Las Vegas and travels to Canyonlands National Park in Utah where he meets a bird biologist working on a project to reintroduce condors to the wild.
Betty Zane by Zane Grey ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 872 libraries worldwide
A courageous group of pioneers has established Fort Henry, a frontier stronghold where they carve out new lives -- and occasionally fall in love. Every eligible man is smitten with beautiful Betty Zane, and would love to win her hand. But such fanciful plans must be put on hold when a powerful force of British and Indian warriors launches a vicious attack.
The legend of Colton H. Bryant by Alexandra Fuller ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
Colton H. Bryant loves Wyoming and loves life. Mind over matter, he always says--"If you don't mind, it don't matter." And so, like his father and his father's father before him, he gets a dangerous job on the oil rig when he's old enough. He always said he'd die young, anyway.
To the last man by Zane Grey ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
The bloody feud between the Jorth and Isbel families has been unrelenting, vicious, unforgiveable, and deadly. Save for the hearts of two impossible lovers, the feud might have killed all members of both families.
Deadline by John Dunning ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 845 libraries worldwide
A failed author returns to his roots in journalism and is given routine assignments that take unexpected turns.
Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 838 libraries worldwide
"Mr. Griffin is the least-liked teacher at Del Norte High School. It's not just because he is the toughest grader in the school, or won't accept late work for any reason. He even fails seniors and makes them beg to get back in his class ... the next year. This time, he's humiliated the wrong students. When a group of classmates decide to kidnap him, the plan is only to scare their English teacher--to make him grovel and give him a taste of his own medicine. They don't intend to kill Mr. Griffin. But sometimes plans go horribly wrong."
Holy Bible. New Testament. Gospel according to John ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Word for word unabridged recording of The Gospel According to St. John, narrated in contemporary language for easy understanding.
Summer of light by W. Dale Cramer ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 788 libraries worldwide
After a series of bizarre events, ironworker Mick Brannigan finds himself knee-deep in laundry--and considering a retreat to his hopelessly littered kitchen. He soon learns important lessons from unlikely sources.
Stone work [reflections on serious play & other aspects of country life by John Jerome ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
John Jerome describes the back-breaking task of building a stone wall using only gloves and elementary tools.
Violation by Darian North ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
A struggling single mother tries to protect her 13-year-old son from learning that he is the result of a rape. But soon she is forced into confronting her dark past and, for the love of her son, gains the strength to come to terms with it.
The legal limit by Martin Clark ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Mason Hunt escaped an embattled childhood by earning a full ride to law school. Mason, returning to his Virginia hometown to be the country's commonwealth attorney, finds his happiness shattered by an unexpected tragedy. Things only get worse when his brother Gates, currently serving a 20-year prison term, asks Mason to use his pull to set him free. When Mason refuses, Gates hatches a plan to destroy his brother's life with a secret they both swore they'd take to the grave.
White doves at morning by James Lee Burke ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Burke tells the story of three young men, best friends from New Iberia, Louisiana who, despite their own misgivings about "The Cause," enlist in the Confederate Army and set off to war.
Coal black horse by Robert Olmstead ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
In the Civil War, Robey Child, only 14, must go to the battlefield to bring his injured father home. Clad in a homemade uniform--gray on one side, blue on the other--and riding a powerful coal black horse, Robey sets out on a journey that will make him a man.
On fire by Larry Brown ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Larry Brown catapults listeners into the daily trauma all firefighters face--from the blistering heat of burning homes to the crunch of broken glass at crash scenes in a gritty autobiography of a firefighter.
Lassiter by Loren Grey ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
Before Lassiter has a chance to become a legend, he must survive his hard-scrabble younger days. Throwing everything he has into a partnership on a cattle ranch, he hopes to make his mark honestly. But an unscrupulous rival quickly emerges and threatens to derail Lassiter's dreams before they even leave the station. It isn't long before the daring young man with deadly aim finds himself hunted by a bunch of thugs with plenty of kills to their credit.
Savannah by John Jakes ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea, with Savannah in its path. The Lester ladies--attractive widowed Sara and her feisty twelve-year-old daughter Hattie--struggle to save the family rice plantation. Hattie and the general find themselves on a collision course that will astonish both of them when Sherman offers the city to Lincoln as "a Christmas gift."
Tell no one by Harlan Coben ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
When a physician receives a message containing a phrase only his murdered wife should know, he is tormented to tears. Either someone is playing a sick joke or the wife he never stopped loving is still alive. Searching desperately for answers, Dr. David Beck heads straight toward a deadly secret.
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