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A Deadly Wandering - A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention

Matt Richtel

An ordinary Utah college student named Reggie Shaw fatally strikes two rocket scientists while texting and driving. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Matt Richtel follows Reggie from the moment of the tragedy, through the police investigation, the state's groundbreaking prosecution, and ultimately, Reggie's wrenching admission of responsibility. Richtel parallels Reggie's journey with leading-edge scientific findings regarding human attention and the impact of technology on our brains. Remarkably, today Reggie is a leading advocate who has helped spark a national effort targeting distracted driving, and the arc of his story provides a window through which Richtel pursues actionable solutions to help manage this crisis individually and as a society. A propulsive listen filled with fascinating scientific detail, riveting narrative tension, and rare emotional depth, A Deadly Wandering is an audiobook that can change-and save-lives.

An ordinary Utah college student named Reggie Shaw fatally strikes two rocket scientists while texting and driving. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Matt Richtel follows Reggie from the moment of the tragedy, through the police investigation, the state's groundbreaking prosecution, and ultimately, Reggie's wrenching admission of responsibility. Richtel parallels Reggie's journey with leading-edge scientific findings regarding human attention and the impact of technology on our brains. Remarkably, today Reggie is a leading advocate who has helped spark a national effort targeting distracted driving, and the arc of his story provides a window through which Richtel pursues actionable solutions to help manage this crisis individually and as a society. A propulsive listen filled with fascinating scientific detail, riveting narrative tension, and rare emotional depth, A Deadly Wandering is an audiobook that can change-and save-lives.
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An ordinary Utah college student named Reggie Shaw fatally strikes two rocket scientists while texting and driving. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Matt Richtel follows Reggie from the moment of the tragedy, through the police investigation, the state's groundbreaking prosecution, and ultimately, Reggie's wrenching admission of responsibility. Richtel parallels Reggie's journey with leading-edge scientific findings regarding human attention and the impact of technology on our brains. Remarkably, today Reggie is a leading advocate who has helped spark a national effort targeting distracted driving, and the arc of his story provides a window through which Richtel pursues actionable solutions to help manage this crisis individually and as a society. A propulsive listen filled with fascinating scientific detail, riveting narrative tension, and rare emotional depth, A Deadly Wandering is an audiobook that can change-and save-lives.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Fred Berman

Length:

12h 30m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:43


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:22


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:32


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

11:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:50


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:12


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

25:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

18:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

15:58


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

15:47


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

23:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

09:07


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:59


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

20:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

16:01


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:50


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

14:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:01


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

14:30


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

13:29


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

14:39


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

20:11


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:12


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:58


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

12:11


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

15:24


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

19:33


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

23:31


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

09:31


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

15:52


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:09


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

09:13


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

12:14


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

14:02


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

19:49


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

12:15


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

03:54


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

11:37


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

08:13


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

13:11


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

23:42


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

02:11


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

02:16


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

11:45


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

13:53


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

11:54


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

09:34


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

20:38


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

11:46


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

12:44


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

16:57


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

21:30


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

00:54