He´s faced hordes of screaming children intent upon his destruction. He´s endured close confinement with a hostile camel. He even narrowly averted being the star attraction in a Satanic ritual sacrifice. Yet, despite handling these crises with aplomb, poor Midnight is ill-prepared for his latest, greatest adventure: a perilous foray into the affairs of the heart. He knows all there is to know of love that a farm can teach - but will it be enough to see the young goat through his darkest and most trying times? Midnight´s Tale is a 12,000-word literary story of life and love in the treacherous, apple-laden world beyond the comforts of the barn. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jane McLaughlin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/004073/bk_acx0_004073_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
You´ll never miss the sunlight until it´s gone. Sixteen-year-old Echo Navarri, daughter of world-famous archaeologists Alice and Peter Navarri, had spent her life traveling from one expedition to the next as her parents unearthed lost civilizations. On their 13th dig, Midnight, Echo´s twin sister, disappears without a trace. This prompts a year-long search that leaves the family nearly broken. In an attempt to find some closure, they reluctantly host a mock funeral for Midnight without ever recovering her remains. Nearing the one year anniversary of Midnight´s assumed death, Echo is sent to live with her eccentric Aunt Luna who is the caretaker of the centuries old Navarri Estate in Port Royal, Maine. Echo attempts to settle into her new life in Port Royal, but soon finds that she´s destined for adventure as the mystery of her family´s history, the sunless town, and it´s oddly intriguing people teeter on the supernatural. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sarah Puckett. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/080779/bk_acx0_080779_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Narrated by Blair Underwood, a sizzling standalone story of love lost and found by New York Times bestselling author Lara Adrian! The mission was supposed to be simple. Infiltrate an enemy´s stronghold outside Rome and eliminate its leader. For a Breed warrior as lethal as Ettore Selvaggio, aka ´´Savage´´, stealth assassinations are only one of his many coldhearted specialties. But the last thing Savage expects to find behind enemy lines - in his target´s bed - is a woman he once adored. It´s been years since Savage last saw beautiful Arabella Genova. Years he´s strived to banish to his past along with the fierce desire he once felt toward Bella...and the irresistible calling of her blood that stirs in him even now, despite the fact that she belongs to another male. But when fate throws Savage and Bella together again in a race for their lives, will his long-lost love prove to be the one woman he can´t live without - or the perfect weapon to destroy him? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Blair Underwood. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/032340/bk_adbl_032340_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
As a former Hunter bred to be a killing machine in the hell of a madman´s lab, Breed vampire Scythe is a dangerous loner whose heart has been steeled by decades of torment and violence. He has no room in his world for love or desire - especially when it comes in the form of a vulnerable yet courageous Breedmate in need of protection. Scythe has loved - and lost - once before and paid a hefty price for the weakness of his emotions. He´s not about to put himself in those chains again, no matter how deeply he hungers for lovely Chiara. For Chiara Genova, a widow and mother with a young Breed son, the last thing she needs is to put her fate and that of her child in the hands of a lethal male like Scythe. But when she´s targeted by a hidden enemy, the obsidian-eyed assassin is her best hope for survival...even at the risk of her heart. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hillary Huber. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/007812/bk_tant_007812_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Born to a noble Breed lineage steeped in exotic ritual and familial duty, vampire warrior Jehan walked away from the luxurious trappings of his upbringing in Morocco to join the Order´s command center in Rome. But when a generations-old obligation calls Jehan home, the reluctant desert prince finds himself thrust into an unwanted handfasting with Seraphina, an unwilling beauty who´s as determined as he is to resist the antiquated pact between their families. Yet as intent as they are to prove their incompatibility, neither can deny the attraction that ignites between them. And as Jehan and Seraphina fight to resist the calling of their blood, a deadly enemy seeks to end their uneasy truce before it even begins.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hillary Huber. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/026281/bk_adbl_026281_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It´s going to take a Beast to tame this Beauty The Enigma Earl. The Lord Phantom. That´s what the gossip pages call Lord Greenwich, a mysterious nobleman who doesn´t show his face in London Society. With a reputation like that, it´s no wonder that Lydia Montgomery is horrified to be dragged from bed and packed off to live with him to save her mother from penury. While Lydia has received all of the training a lady should endure, she´s decidedly un-ladylike. She despises her corset and isn´t interested in marriage; in fact, she would prefer to remain unmarried so that she can spend her time improving her art. But if she wants a chance at happiness, she´ll have to set aside her fear of Lord Greenwich and discover the man hiding behind the beast. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Marian Hussey. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/025943/bk_acx0_025943_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fifteen tales of horror, fantasy, science fiction, and the supernatural. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Matt Waldron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/025548/bk_acx0_025548_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Welcome to the Midnight Gang! Midnight is the time when all children are fast asleep, except of course for...the Midnight Gang. That is when their adventures are just beginning.... When Tom gets hit on the head by a cricket ball, he finds himself at Lord Funt Hospital and is greeted by a terrifying-looking porter. Things go from bad to worse when he meets the wicked matron in charge of the children´s ward.... But Tom is about to embark on the most thrilling journey of a lifetime! The Midnight Gang tells an extraordinarily heartwarming and, of course, funny story of five children on a hospital ward and on a quest for adventure! It is a story of friendship and magic - and of making dreams come true. Listeners are set to be utterly spellbound by this heartfelt story that will bring magic to everyone´s Christmas. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Walliams, Peter Serafinowicz, Morwenna Banks, Nitin Ganatra, Ellen Thomas. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hcuk/002662/bk_hcuk_002662_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From the author of We Are Called to Rise comes a novel about the interconnected lives of four women in Las Vegas, each of whom experiences a life-changing moment at a classic casino nightclub. Spanning the six decades when Las Vegas grew from a dusty gambling town into the melting-pot metropolis it is today, ´Round Midnight is the story of four women - one who falls in love, one who gets lucky, one whose heart is broken, and one who chooses happiness - whose lives change at the Midnight Room. June Stein and her husband open the El Capitan casino in the 1950s and rocket to success after hiring a charismatic black singer to anchor their nightclub. Their fast-paced lifestyle runs aground as racial tensions mount. Honorata leaves the Philippines as a mail order bride to a Chicago businessman, then hits a jackpot at the Midnight Room when he takes her on a weekend trip to Las Vegas. Engracia, a Mexican immigrant whose lucky find at the Midnight Room leads to heartbreak, becomes enmeshed in Honorata´s secret when she opens her employer´s door to that Chicago businessman - and his gun. And then there is Coral, an African American teacher who struggles with her own mysterious past. A favor for Honorata takes her to the Midnight Room, where she hits a jackpot of another kind. Mining the rich territory of motherhood and community, ´Round Midnight is a story that mirrors the social transformation of our nation. Full of passion, heartbreak, heroism, longing, and suspense, it honors the reality of women´s lives. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joy Osmanski, Will Damron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/sans/007893/bk_sans_007893_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Tom hates having to spend the summer on a farm...until he discovers the midnight fox. No one asked Tom how he felt about spending two months on his Aunt Millie’s farm. For a city boy, the farm holds countless terrors - stampeding baby lambs, boy-chasing chickens, and worst of all, loneliness. But everything changes when Tom sees the midnight fox. He can spend hours watching the graceful black fox in the woods. And when her life - and that of her cub - is in danger, Tom knows exactly what he must do. ´´An exceptional book.´´ (Booklist) A Library of Congress Children’s Book of the Year 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joshua Swanson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/003012/bk_lili_003012_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.