It used to be the big chains that were feared and loathed by the old-fashioned independent booksellers. Now, some of those independent bookstores are cooking up survival strategies for the rapid dawning of the eBook Age. And at the South by Southwest festival, which took place in Austin last week, a great new act is a needle in the haystack – but we found a needle: blues guitarist Gary Clark, Jr. [Broadcast Date: March 26, 2011] 1. Language: English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/stud/110326/rt_stud_110326_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Juliette can kill with a single touch--will she be able to wield her power for good, or will it turn her into the monster she´s always feared she truly is? The first four books in the New York Times bestselling series are now available in a paperback box s
This acclaimed novel, newly repackaged, introduces Sophie, resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared Wizard Howl. An ALA Notable Book and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults.
Paris, 1627. Ravaged by a new outbreak of the Black Death, France is ripe for civil unrest and rebellion. When Louis XIII´s younger brother marches on the palace at the head of an army backed by the country´s enemies, the king and his wife, Anne of Austria, are driven into exile and hiding. Four years later a young man from Gascony flees north after losing his entire family to the plague and his land to armed peasants. Hungry and desperate, he finds himself falling in with three most unusual men and their even more unusual friends. All is not as it seems, however. What sort of intrigue has young Charles d´Artagnan stumbled upon? Author´s note: This book contains graphic depictions of sex and violence and includes descriptions of self-injury with religious connotations. It is intended for adult listeners. We Feared to Fly contains bonus content in the form of an excerpt from the next book in the series, No Haven Beckons. Based on the D´Artagnan romances by Alexandre Dumas. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Gwendolyn Druyor. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/048520/bk_acx0_048520_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Stolen, shipped and sold into slavery, Gelila escapes to the sea. As a feared captain of a pirate ship, she´s continuously looking for a port to call home. She never expected to find it in the arms of an ancient powerful shaman. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hollie Jackson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/102657/bk_acx0_102657_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Few are considered equal to him, is how Nepos first describes Themistocles in his ancient history of the man. Cast out from his family at a young age, Themistocles suddenly found himself having to face the world on his own. Rising from nothing he became one of the most feared and respected men in Greece, the only who could claim to have driven back Xerxes. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Andrea Giordani. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/yurt/000017/bk_yurt_000017_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this new original novel by bestselling author Lyga, fans of ´´Avengers: Infinity Wars´´ learn the origins of the most feared force in the universe, and see how Thanos became the Titan consumed by his quest for power.
New Year 1924. Mary Russell is drawn into a new intrigue when she and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, pay a visit to Holmes´ gravely ill brother, Mycroft. Mycroft has received a strange package that contains the papers of a missing English spy named Kimball O´Hara, the hero of Rudyard Kipling´s Kim, who is feared to have been taken hostage.
Trey and Livy are off the grid. Even the FBI can´t protect them from the black-eyed aliens tapped into the world´s communications networks. A broadcast with a dire message will force Trey from hiding to face his mortal enemy. Follow Trey and Livy in the final episode of the Misplaced Trilogy. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jacob Pett. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/120461/bk_acx0_120461_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When Man Becomes Prey:Fatal Encounters with North America´s Most Feared Predators Lyons Press Cat Urbigkit
When Mara found herself captured by a gang of vampires, she feared the worst. She felt it was a random kidnapping, and so she fully expected to end up as a meal but she had no idea that she was chosen. She was chosen by handsome Vampire Prince Lucien but Mara had no idea why. Is it for her blood? For her fertility? Information? Mara was about to discover the real answer was more important than she could have ever imagined. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Paul Brion. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/063490/bk_acx0_063490_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Night Lords are among the most feared Chaos Space Marines in the universe. They prey on their victims from the shadows, stalking the faithful of the False Imperium in their ultimate quest to destroy the Emperor. The warband of the Exalted, travelling aboard The Covenant of Blood, are recovering from the events at Crythe Primus. But their dark crusade against the loyal Imperial forces continues, and they will leave a trail of blood and terror behind them as they seek the truth behind the death of their primarch, the feared Night Haunter. 1. Language: English. Narrator: John Banks, Beth Chalmers. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gawo/000149/bk_gawo_000149_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.