Shopping List & Other Horror Stories: Amanda Lawrence Auverigne
Pete the Bee and the Christmas Shopping Adventure is the 13th of 20 individual Pete the Bee stories written by British author Paul Cook. The stories are centered around the rescue farm where Pete and his friends live. The animals, which include Shebdon the Shire horse and Brandon the fly, share many adventures together, but Pete usually saves the day. These lighthearted stories can be enjoyed by children of all ages. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Paul Cook. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/065314/bk_acx0_065314_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Merrill gets healed by Buddhist monks at a clothing store in Malibu, plus the latest from Zantar Mozinki.MERRILL MARKOE is an Emmy-award winning TV writer (Late Night with David Letterman, TV Nation) and prolific author of books including What the Dogs Taught Me, How to Be Hap-Hap-Happy Like Me, Merrill Markoe´s Guide to Love, The Psycho Ex Game and Walking in Circles Before Lying Down. This performance was recorded at Un-Cabaret´s spoken-word series ´´Say the Word´´, featuring great comedy writers reading their own original first-person non-fiction. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Merrill Markoe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pf/cabc/090109/pf_cabc_090109_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Final Days of Great American Shopping:Stories Past, Present, and Future Gilbert Allen
Seven stories to span the Christmas holidays: A Faraway Smell of Lemon: The School Term has ended. It is almost Christmas but Binny, out last-minute shopping couldn´t feel less like wishing glad tidings to all men. Ducking out of the rain she finds herself in the sort of shop she would never normally visit. The Marriage Manual: Christmas Eve. Two parents endeavour to construct their son´s Christmas present from a DIY kit and in the process find themselves deconstructing their marriage. Christmas at the Airport: A glitch in the system, travellers stranded and all sorts of lives colliding in the face of a sudden birth... The Boxing Day Ball: Maureen has never been out with the local girls before. Who knew that a disco in the Village Hall could be life-changing? A Snow Garden: Two little boys, dumped with their divorced father for his share of the Christmas holidays and none of them with a clue how to enjoy it. I´ll Be Home for Christmas The most famous boy in the world comes home hoping to escape the madness with a normal family Christmas. Trees: As if Christmas wasn´t wearing enough, now his elderly parent is asking for a hole in the ground ... Father and son break old habits and plant a tree to mark the start of the new year. Six stories as funny, joyous, poignant and memorable as Christmas should be.
A Wicked Words collection - saucy and compelling short stories. Themed around the universal female love of shopping and spending,with an emphasis on fashion.But it´s not all queues, credit card bills, heavy bags, fitting rooms and surly assistants - our characters find time for a great deal of naughty fun while out in the boutiques, superstores and malls of the everyday town and city.Includes stories by Maya Hess, Kristina Lloyd, Fiona Locke, Mathilde Madden and Portia da Costa. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Angelica Neri. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/001658/bk_rhuk_001658_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Experience the second episode of the ´´Dino lernt Deutsch´´ story series for German learners on your stereo or headphones, at home or on the go! The narration speed and style of this audiobook is aimed at absolute beginners, with special emphasis on clear pronunciation, so that you can easily pause and repeat words and phrases whenever you please. Intermediate learners are invited to just sit back and immerse themselves in the sounds and sights of Frankfurt. Join Dino on his visit to a quaint Hessian cider pub, explore the Zeil, Frankfurt´s famous shopping mile and stroll along the shores of the Main river. (To maximize learning benefits, we recommend listening to this audiobook together with a paperback or ebook edition of Learn German with Stories: Ferien in Frankfurt - 10 Short Stories for Beginners.) Featuring sounds from freesound.org via Creative Commons (CC0 1.0, CC BY 3.0) with recordings by: PiR2, digifishmusic, Audiactiva, f4ngy, sportygurl37, Eelke, audible-edge, cmusounddesign, Reikun, sagetyrtle, Tunefisch, nikitralala, inchadney, cfork, mshahen, DaveMatney, dobroide, sound_ims, sdfalk, Islabonita, dermotte, Greencouch, duckduckpony, Koyber, vonfleisch, kwahmah_02, gelo_papas, dapperdaniel, 7778, allornothing21, Bidone, martats, 20020, tontoepfer, metropolis, Paper Jam, joebro10, LG. 1. Language: English. Narrator: André Klein. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/edel/002677/bk_edel_002677_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Get in the holiday spirit any time of year with these funny, sweet romantic short stories. Discover the loose thread that connects the stories and ties up in a perfect happy ending, bringing together characters from all the stories. The stories include: ´´Spooked by Love:´´ After divorcing her husband, Marnie´s afraid to trust her heart again. Her ex is moving on fine, but she hasn´t even been on her first post-divorce date. She can´t handle another break-up. Then she meets a hot single dad at her daughter´s Halloween party and he´s got his eye on Marnie. The only problem: he claims he´s just out for fun. Is anything scarier than giving romance a second chance? ´´Holiday Rush:´´ A Black Friday shopping-trip-gone-wrong loses Lindy her job, her guy, and her dignity. Then it gets worse - she has no choice but to take a job she loathes. But there´s one bonus in the deal: a seriously hot boss who might help her feel that holiday rush again. ´´Missing Christmas:´´ Is Ginny just homesick, or did she make the mistake of her life? Ginny´s spending her first Christmas away from home, but she´s not feeling the spirit of the season. She moved down south to be with her boyfriend, and now she´s having serious regrets about leaving her family and friends behind. Does new love trump twenty-three years of holiday tradition? ´´Tingle All The Way:´´ Jessica has never bought into the magic of Christmas, but when a mistaken call to 911 ruins the holiday for Morgan, the little girl next door, Jessica will do everything she can to make it up to her - and to Morgan´s hottie uncle. Can Jessica turn her worst Christmas ever into the best one yet? ´´Giving Up Guys:´´ Three friends, one vow, and a drunken toast. These gals are giving up guys for their New Year´s resolution. During the next six weeks, they´ll pursue something besides men - like new hobbies and classes. Good luck with that, ladies. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tamara McDaniel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/009360/bk_acx0_009360_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Seven stories to span the Christmas holidays: ´A Faraway Smell of Lemon´: The school term has ended. It is almost Christmas, but Binny, out last-minute shopping, couldn´t feel less like wishing glad tidings to all men. Ducking out of the rain, she finds herself in the sort of shop she would never normally visit. ´The Marriage Manual´: Christmas Eve. Two parents endeavour to construct their son´s Christmas present from a DIY kit and in the process find themselves deconstructing their marriage. ´Christmas Day at the Airport´: A glitch in the system, travellers stranded and all sorts of lives colliding in the face of a sudden birth.... ´The Boxing Day Ball´: Maureen has never been out with the local girls before. Who knew that a disco in the village hall could be life changing? ´A Snow Garden´: Two little boys, dumped with their divorced father for his share of the Christmas holidays and none of them with a clue how to enjoy it. ´I´ll Be Home for Christmas´: The most famous boy in the world comes home hoping to escape the madness with a normal family Christmas. ´Trees´: As if Christmas wasn´t wearing enough, now his elderly parent is asking for a hole in the ground.... Father and son break old habits and plant a tree to mark the start of the new year. Seven stories as funny, joyous, poignant and memorable as Christmas should be. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Niamh Cusack, Paul Venables, Rachel Joyce. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/002228/bk_rhuk_002228_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It´s been two years since Ethan Greene and Gary Knowles collided one fateful evening outside Tiffany & Co. on Fifth Avenue. A mix-up with their shopping bags sent each man´s life on an unexpected trajectory, and while Gary and his fiancée, Rachel, are heading for the altar, Ethan´s love life is not so settled. Will the romance of New York and Tiffany´s work its magic on the couples once more? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Noreen Leighton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/howe/002734/bk_howe_002734_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.