Uber-busy Annie Valentine - mum to two demanding children and personal shopper in a swanky London fashion store - is now intent on setting up a shoe and handbag empire of her own, and she’ll do anything to get there. But what about her adorable new man? As someone who wants nothing more than a quiet life, Ed is shocked to discover Annie staking their home on her success, and now their relationship is on the line. Is Annie´s surprise remedy - an extravagant friends and family holiday to Italy - really what they all need? Especially when a dashing Italian businessman promises to fulfill Annie’s every dream. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kate Harbour. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/001120/bk_rhuk_001120_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An extremist attack on a busy shopping mall leaves 64 dead. John Tankersley, ´´Tank´´, is tasked with tracking the culprits down. His justice is swift and brutal. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Paul Holbrook. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/022746/bk_acx0_022746_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fans of Mireille Guiliano´s phenomenal best seller, French Women Don´t Get Fat, have inundated her with requests for more of her cunning but simple secrets to enjoying wine, chocolate, and many other seductive pleasures without gaining weight. Mireille´s answer? This buoyant audiobook brimming with fresh advice and seasonal stories. French women not only stay slim while relishing life to the fullest, they also have the longest life expectancy in the Western world. Now Mireille shows us how they attune themselves to the rhythms of the year. Here are four seasons´ worth of strategies for shopping, cooking, and exercising, as well as some pointers for looking effortlessly chic. Whether your aim is finding two scoopfuls of pleasure in one of crème brûlée or entertaining beautifully when time is short and expectations are high, the inspiration you need is here. Taking us from her childhood in Alsace-Lorraine to her summers in Provence and her busy life in New York and Paris, this audiobook of scrumptious Gallic wisdom and wit shows us how anyone anywhere can develop a healthy, holistic lifestyle. In a voice that entranced more than a million honorary French women, Mireille demonstrates that there is indeed an art to joyful living. French Women for All Seasons is an essential guide to savoring all life´s moments: in moderation, in season, and above all, with pleasure. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mireille Guiliano. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/000964/bk_rand_000964_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
After a busy day lingerie shopping, Katy Jay is trying on her purchases, when Officer Tom arrives on her doorstop. He´s there to tell her about a new local initiative, but Katy Jay takes the initiative to invite him in - and to put his truncheon and handcuffs to good use. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Katy Jay. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/crte/000111/bk_crte_000111_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
´For a few moments this afternoon, it rained on the moon...´ An astronaut in full spacesuit appears out of thin air in a busy shopping centre. Maybe it´s a publicity stunt. A photo shows a well-dressed woman in a red coat lying dead at the edge of a crater on the dark side of the moon - beside her beloved dog ´Poochie´. Maybe it´s a hoax. But as the Doctor and Amy find out, these are just minor events in a sinister plan to take over every human being on Earth. The plot centres on a secret military base on the moon - that´s where Amy and the TARDIS are. The Doctor is back on Earth, and without the TARDIS there´s no way he can get to the moon to save Amy and defeat the aliens. Or is there? The Doctor discovers one last great secret that could save humanity: Apollo 23. This is a thrilling, all new adventure featuring the Doctor and Amy, as played by Matt Smith and Karen Gillan in the spectacular hit series from BBC Television. 1. Language: English. Narrator: James Albrecht. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/003633/bk_bbcw_003633_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fourteen-year-old Sarah Becker has been abducted, snatched from a busy shopping precinct in downtown LA. Judging from the state of the girls whose bodies have already been found, her long hair will be hacked off and she will be tortured. She has about a week to live. Former homicide detective John Zandt has an inside track on the perpetrator; his own daughter was one of the victims two years ago. But the key to Sarah´s whereabouts lies with Ward Hopkins, a man with a past so secret not even he knows about it. His parents have just died in a car accident, but they leave Ward a bizarre message that leads him to question everything he once believed to be true. As he begins to investigate his own past, Ward finds himself drawn into the shadowy, sinister world of the Straw Men, and into the desperate race to find Sarah, before her time runs out. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kati Nicholl, Kerry Shale. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hcuk/000122/bk_hcuk_000122_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A fun listen about the goings-on in a busy shopping mall that climax in murder in a department store. Is the scented vandalism connected with the murder? That´s the question Marissa found herself trying to answer when the bloody body of the woman who stole her husband was found lying over her desk. Can Marissa keep herself from being charged with murder? That´s the second question she needed to find an answer for - and fast. An ailing child, an incompetent boss, an ex-husband in mourning for his lost love, and a pushy boyfriend add to Marissa´s problems, making a complex situation seem almost chaotic. In her search for answers, Marissa learns people aren´t what they seem, particularly the dead woman. Recommended reading for any mystery fan. Lots of suspects and false trails, a story to keep you reading. Written by a talented author, Jeffrey Marks, this is a book you will enjoy. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Erin Coker. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/008133/bk_acx0_008133_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Culture Smart! Zambia offers the reader a glimpse behind the tourist panorama of unspoilt nature and the busy urban life, luxury hotels, shopping malls, and rush-hour bottlenecks of Zambia´s big cities. More than an overview of the colorful sights and sounds, it paints a vivid picture of the psyche of a people who have been shaped by their geography and history, and who are notable for their warmth, outgoing nature, and zest for life. It provides a rare insight into the feelings, behavior, and ideas that permeate Zambian society, which will enable visitors to understand their hosts more fully and make the most of their stay.
What happens when an old spook loses his mind? Does the Service have a retirement home for those who know too many secrets but don´t remember they´re secret? Or does someone take care of the senile spy for good? These are the paranoid concerns of David Cartwright, a Cold War-era operative and one-time head of MI5 who is sliding into dementia, and questions his grandson, River, must figure out answers to now that the spy who raised him has started to forget to wear pants. But River, himself an agent at Slough House, MI5´s outpost for disgraced spies, has other things to worry about. A bomb has detonated in the middle of a busy shopping center and killed forty innocent civilians. The ´´slow horses´´ of Slough House must figure out who is behind this act of terror before the situation escalates.
Molly Appleby is on cloud nine. The talented reporter and senior staff writer for Collector´s Weekly just got engaged to the man she loves. When she takes time off to plan her wedding and shop for a vintage gown, the spunky writer with a growing reputation for finding corpses and solving murders vows to her family and fiancé to avoid trouble at all costs - until the wedding photographer she visits turns up dead in his home, the victim of foul play. So when she´s not busy shopping for the perfect dress or sampling endless varieties of cake, Molly once again finds herself attempting to unravel a mystery, and the endless string of women spurned by the playboy photographer leaves no shortage of suspects. When another corpse turns up and Molly discovers that the woman who sold her a gorgeous vintage gown might be the murderer - and that the gown itself may be linked to a decades-old crime - Molly must summon all her sleuthing skills to find the killer before her preparations for the big day become plans for her funeral. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Andi Arndt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/006054/bk_tant_006054_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.