A family vacation is brought to an immediate halt when Noble´s father disappears without a trace. In a frantic search, Noble carelessly enters a door that leads him into a dark world where good is losing the fight against evil. No one is there to help him fight against the evil inhabitants of this world until he meets a mysterious girl named Rue. Noble and Rue´s journey of danger and betrayal culminates into a showdown with the brooding Dark Lord. Their only hope to survive is the presence of a powerful shadow that covers Noble and rains devastation upon those that oppose them. Noble must discover what it means to equip the full armor of God and become a feared Shadow Walker if he is to survive and find his father. Marion Russell´s fantastic take on what it means to truly rely upon God to survive life´s many battles will leave you with the question: are you walking under God´s shadow? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Shawna Windom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tate/000342/bk_tate_000342_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This world will burn.... The Shadow Children´s greatest enemies have been unmasked, and the stakes are far higher than Grace had ever feared. With her friends imprisoned and the Circle determined to annihilate the human race, Grace and The Shadow Children must prepare for war. There is only one way to break the Circle, but are Grace and Sam strong enough to make the sacrifice? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Amanda Dolan. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/010602/bk_tant_010602_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The gripping sequel to the Locus award-winning science-fiction adventure Revenger tells a story of obsession and betrayal as two sisters hunt for the greatest treasure in the universe.Adrana and Fura Ness have finally been reunited, but both have changed beyond recognition. Once desperate for adventure, now, Adrana is haunted by her enslavement on the feared pirate Bosa Sennen´s ship. And rumors of Bosa Sennen´s hidden cache of treasure have ensnared her sister, Fura, into single-minded obsession. Neither is safe; because the galaxy wants Bosa Sennen dead, and they don´t care if she´s already been killed. They´ll happily take whoever is flying her ship.Shadow Captain is a desperate story of cursed ships, vengeful corporations, and alien artifacts, of daring escapes and wealth beyond imagining...and of betrayal. For more from Alastair Reynolds, check out:RevengerElysium Fire 1. Language: English. Narrator: Clare Corbett. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hach/004957/bk_hach_004957_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When Carthenne Rel first came to Nyaesh, she feared the A´ras. Now she trains with them, struggling to use the magic they teach, and cut off from the shadow blessing within her. Isolated for her differences, she has only a few friends among the other students. When the strange and powerful Master Invar offers to teach her to access the powers warring within her, Carth is isolated even more. As the deadly Reshian attack the city, Carth discovers a secret, one linked to the shadows she must suppress, and the combination of her magic is key to the A´ras survival. She needs to master her abilities as an even more dangerous threat appears, one that changes everything she´s become, and challenges everything she knows about her past. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/082153/bk_acx0_082153_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A medieval adventure for young adults, A Tale of Light and Shadow is the story of a boy struggling to become a courageous and honorable man and a girl who is desperately in love with him despite her father´s disapproval. The audiobook chronicles the extraordinary tasks their adventure asks of their band of five friends and how those demands can overwhelm and break the bonds of friendship. Enter Atolas, a world where swords and daggers both extend life and end it, where magic is feared by all but a few, and where feuds and friendships influence kingdoms and courtships. Henry and Isabelle have secretly sworn to marry despite his lowly station. Though Henry is but a carpenter, his devotion drives him to commit an unthinkable act that may cost both of them their lives. At the same time, a secret, dark prophecy has set in motion events that will affect not only them but the thrones of rulers throughout all of Atolas, threatening to eclipse the world in shadow. But all is not lost while hope remains in the guise of an unlikely hero and the strength of friendship. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Shaun Grindell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/007633/bk_blak_007633_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Before the Scorpius Syndrome tore through North America and nearly wiped out the population, Vivienne Wellington was the FBI´s best profiler. The bacteria got her anyway. But she survived. She recovered. And when she woke up from a drug-nightmare of captivity, her trust in her fellow man had gone from shaky at best to nonexistent. Her mysterious rescuer wants to convince her he´s the exception. But no matter how tempting he is, with his angel´s eyes and devil´s tongue, Vinnie knows she shouldn´t trust him. If the FBI were still around they would rate Raze Shadow as one of the bad guys. His military training can´t wipe out his association with the Mercenaries, the most feared gang in a thousand miles. His loyalties are compromised. He won´t even tell Vinnie his real name. But there´s no FBI in the new America of fear and firepower, only instinct and risk. And the way his arms wrap around her tells its own story. Whatever else Raze is concealing, he can´t hide his desire. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Pauley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/089780/bk_acx0_089780_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Throughout her acclaimed writing career, Julie Garwood has captivated readers with characters who are compelling, daring, and bursting with life. Now one of the most popular novelists of our time proudly returns to her beloved historical romance roots in a thrilling tale of love, murder, adventure, and mystery set against the haunting landscape of medieval Scotland. For Princess Gabrielle of St. Biel, Scotland is a land of stunning vistas, wild chieftains, treacherous glens, and steep shadows - skullduggery, betrayal, and now murder. Prized for her exquisite beauty, the daughter of one of England´s most influential barons, Gabrielle is also a perfect bargaining chip for a king who needs peace in the Highlands: King John has arranged Gabrielle´s marriage to a good and gentle laird. But this marriage will never take place.For Gabrielle, everything changes in one last burst of freedom - when she and her guards come upon a scene of unimaginable cruelty. With one shot from her bow and arrow, Gabrielle takes a life, saves a life, and begins a war.Within days, the Highlands are aflame with passions as a battle royal flares between enemies old and new. Having come to Scotland to be married, Gabrielle is instead entangled in Highland intrigue. For two sadistic noblemen, underestimating Gabrielle´s bravery and prowess may prove fatal. But thanks to a secret Gabrielle possesses, Colm MacHugh, the most feared man in Scotland, finds a new cause for courage. Under his penetrating gaze, neither Gabrielle´s body nor heart is safe.A gripping novel that delves into the heart of emotion - unyielding passions of love, hate, revenge, and raw desire - Shadow Music is magnificent gift from Julie Garwood and a crowning achievement in her amazing career. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Davina Porter. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/001349/bk_rand_001349_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Hunters of Infinity have guarded the Daharian galaxy for ages, but when betrayed, they can become a vicious enemy....Jessop, the first woman to join the Hunters, has finally been reunited with those who mean the most to her. In her quest for vengeance, she has left many embittered and betrayed, chief among them Kohl O´Hanlon, the Hunter who once loved her. Now, as the feared Falco Bane leads his forces into the Hunters´ territory, Kohl attempts to retaliate, flooding their infamous Shadow City with his own followers. Jessop must fight a war on two fronts, testing her commitment to the ones she loves and challenging her abilities as the most elite warrior among the Hunters. With the future of Daharia´s leadership at stake, Jessop is determined to protect those closest to her at all costs. But when allies turn into adversaries, the real threat comes from a place least expected.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Soneela Nankani. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/012610/bk_reco_012610_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
For some, hopes, dreams, and ambitions come easily. Not so much for Lilith. Created by one of the most feared supervillains, Shadowmind, she has no past of her own and only a passing familiarity with the world as it is. With a death sentence hanging over her head due to who created her and how, she escaped into the world to see and explore, and perhaps find a meaning to her life. There, she encounters heroes and villains alike, including those who brought her maker to justice. Gina and Rachel are superheroines in San Francisco, and freak chance brings them into contact with Lilith. As they interact, the three grow to be friends...but with villains after them, who knows what the future will bring? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sarah Beth Goer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/104236/bk_acx0_104236_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Henry Vestin always believed that, despite being a carpenter with no training in swordplay or survival, he could lead Isabelle and his friends to safety. He thought he could defy an emperor and protect Isabelle from harm. He was certain that love and friendship would help them survive. He was wrong. The second volume in the Tale of Light and Shadow series follows Henry and his friends after the disastrous battle at the Iron Pass. Horrors await the band of travelers in strange new lands. Crippled and broken, Henry must rely on his friends more than ever. New allies and foes find them at every turn, but which are friendly and which are deadly? Isabelle, now a slave in Neverak, finds herself surrounded by enemies, uncertain about the fate of her friends and relying on only herself to survive. The emperor moves forward with his plans of conquest, spurred on by the Seer´s dark prophecy, but he has not forgotten those who defied him. Return to the world of Atolas, where swords and daggers extend life or end it, where feuds and friendships influence kingdoms and courtships, and where magic is feared by all but a few. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Shaun Grindell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/007882/bk_blak_007882_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.