The top five audio books on for the most recent one-week sales period:

The top five audio books on for the most recent one-week sales period:

v “Girl Last Seen”: by Nina Laurin, narrated by Vanessa Johansson (Hachette Audio)

v “Hell Divers III: Deliverance”: The Hell Divers series by Nicholas Sansbury Smith, narrated by R. C. Bray (Blackstone Audio, Inc.)

v “Norse Mythology”: by Nail Gaiman, narrated by the author (HarperAudio)

v “Ready Player One”: by Ernest Cline, narrated by Wil Wheaton (Random House Audio)

v “War Storm: Red Queen Series”: by Victoria Aveyard, narrated by Amanda Dolan, Erin Spencer, Saskia Maarleveld, Vikas Adam and Charlie Thurston (HarperAudio)

National Memorial Day Concert (8 p.m., PBS; repeats at 9:30 p.m.): Live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol before an audience of hundreds of thousands, a broadcast to millions and to U.S. troops around the world via American Forces Network.

“Return to Normandy” (11 p.m., PBS): Twenty-two World War II veterans are invited on a trip to attend the 70th anniversary celebration of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, France. None were expecting the hero’s welcome they received.

“Voices from Vietnam: REFLECTING AT THE WALL” (11:30 P.M., PBS): The voices we hear are those who were sent to Vietnam to fight. For many, no one said “welcome home” to them until a few years ago. The pain of those experiences is described by the soldiers in this film.

TV listings, C5


Boardman High jazz concert


The Boardman High School spring jazz concert will be Friday at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Admission is $3 ($2 for students; free for senior citizens); enter through the gymnasium entrance on the north side of the building.

The concert will feature the BHS Jazz Ensembles 1, 2, and 3, all under the direction of Thomas M. Ruggieri. The seniors in the jazz program will be prominently featured throughout the three bands’ performances. They are: Nate Chizmar, Becca Choleva, Makayla Dohar, Emily Garrett, Austin Howard, Patrick Kale, Emma Knickerbocker, Reese Maslen and Calvin Shurell.

Upcoming BHS Jazz shows include Boardman Park, June 21; Waterfire Festival in Sharon, Pa., July 21; Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, July 23; and Firestone Park, Columbiana, July 29.

Shakespeare comedy troupe


The Reduced Shakespeare Company (RSC) will present “William Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play (abridged),” written and directed by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor, May 31-July 1 at the O’Reilly Theater, downtown. For the schedule or tickets call, 412-316-1600 or go to

According to RSC legend, they found a sprawling manuscript by 17-year-old William Shakespeare in a parking lot in Leicester, England. In it young Will took a stab at his most famous works to come.

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