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William Dufris

William Dufris began his audio career in London, England. He co-found the audio production company The Story Circle, Ltd in the UK. In the US, he founded Mind’s Eye Productions and co-founded Rocky Coast Radio Theatre in addition to The AudioComics Company, for which he is producer, director, actor and engineer. Durfis was nominated six times as a finalist for the APA's prestigious Audie Awards. He garnered eighteen Golden Earphones Awards through AudioFile magazine, which honored him as one of The Best Voices at the End of the Century. Of his work, AudioFile said, "William Dufris commands a dazzling array of voices that bring to life the dozens of audiobooks he’s narrated." His audiobook credits include many of Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen, Ph.D.'s works, such as Days of Infamy and Pearl Harbor, in addition to George McGovern’s Abraham Lincoln, Neal Stephenson’s Cryptonomicon and John Scalzi’s The Ghost Bridges.Dufris acted on stage and in television and is best known as the original North American voice of the cartoon character Bob in Nickelodeon's popular children's show, Bob the Builder. Additionally, he worked with legendary director Dirk Maggs on his audio drama productions of Spider-Man.

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Smile, Pout-Pout Fish

Smile, Pout-Pout Fish

A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure

Deborah Diesen, illustrated by Dan Hanna
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

This e-book includes audio narration.

A mini-adventure to introduce the youngest guppies to the popular Pout-Pout Fish

No need to be worried! No need to be sad! Toddlers...

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The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark

The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark

A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure

Deborah Diesen; Pictures by Dan Hanna
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

This e-book includes audio narration.

Mr. Fish wants to help his friend Ms. Clam when she loses her pearl, but though he's fast as a sailfish, as smart as dolphin, and as strong as a shark,...

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The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School

The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School

A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure

Deborah Diesen; Pictures by Dan Hanna
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

This e-book includes audio narration.

Turn little pouts into big smiles!

Mr. Fish is nervously awaiting his first day of school, and he frets about not knowing how to write his name,...

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Cryptonomicon

Cryptonomicon

Neal Stephenson, read by William Dufris
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

Neal Stephenson hacks into the secret histories of nations and the private obsessions of men, decrypting with dazzling virtuosity the forces that shaped this century.

In 1942, Lawrence Pritchard...

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Anathem

Anathem

Neal Stephenson, read by William Dufris and cast
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

A multi-cast recording, this program also features a cameo by the author and original music inspired by the story.

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Brainstorm

Brainstorm

Edited by Marriette DiChristina; read by William Dufris and Helen Litchfield
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

A fascinating, informative, and clearly explained exploration of the science of creativity.

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Old Man's War

Old Man's War

Old Man's War

John Scalzi; read by William Dufris
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Audio

A stunning novel of the long war for human survival--in a universe replete with hostility

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