Joseph Smith Fletcher (1863-1935) was a British journalist and author. He wrote more than 230 books on a wide variety of subjects, both fiction and nonfiction. He was one of the leading writers of detective fiction in the Victorian golden age of the short story. ´The Influence Fails´ is a mystery story involving a dastardly plot. A young man finds himself suddenly and unexpectedly in a strange dining room in a house he has never been to before, with no memory of how he came to be there. A moment later, the owner of the house enters the room...and is naturally suspicious about the man´s motives. But how did he get there? Why did he come? What can it all mean? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Cathy Dobson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/redd/000937/bk_redd_000937_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Experience the adventures in this new audio collection by L. Ron Hubbard. Included are: The Great Secret , A Matter of Matter, If I Were You, Danger in the Dark and The Crossroads.The Great SecretFanner Marston was raised a slave as a child, became a petty street thief as a teen, and now masters his own craft and crew as a grown man. He´s also gone completely mad. Driven by privation, with a vicious greed and slavering lust for power, Marston survives a perilous trek through a blistering desert to a magical where legend says a secret awaits that will give him control over the universe.A Matter of MatterChuck Lambert is taken advantage of by an unsavory real-estate swindler from a galactic economy that sells unwary customers like him a planet on which they can´t sit down - because there´s something the matter with its matter. If I Were YouCircus dwarf Little Tom Little is the king of midgets, loved by crowds and carnival folk alike. Only he doesn´t just want to be a bigger circus star, he wants to be just like the tall and imposing circus leader. Trouble begins the moment that a set of ancient books containing the secret of switching bodies finds its way into Tom Little´s tiny hands.Danger in the DarkAfter Billy Newman strikes gold while mining in the Philippines, he believes Lady Luck favors him so much that he buys his own South Seas island for a bargain price . . . or so he thinks. But when the natives fall ill from plague and crops start failing, the tribal chiefs blame Billy for angering the local god Tadamona. The CrossroadsFarmer Eben Smith heads off to the big city to trade his wagonload of produce. But he barters a lot more than goods after he stumbles across a strange crossroads in time, bargains with different cultures in alternate realities, and accidentally wreaks havoc and chaos in each. The complete list ... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bruce Boxleitner, R. F. Daley, Corey Burton, Jim Meskimen, Tait Ruppert, Josh R. Thompson, Michael Yurchak. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gala/000060/bk_gala_000060_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
With a mischievous twinkle in her eyes, humorist Karen O´Connor invites you to chuckle and even laugh out loud at the mishaps, misunderstandings, and missteps we all make in our journey to maturity, including: trying to remember the thingamajigs bought at whozywhatsit for the whatchamacallits figuring out how to avoid unwanted work which sometimes takes more work mixing up and mishearing words the often hilarious results tackling activities of our youth, forgetting our bodies are a bit different now. You´ll enjoy listening to and sharing these short stories that highlight the joy of being alive, the funny situations we get ourselves into, and the faith that makes life worthwhile. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Karen O´Connor. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oasi/000317/bk_oasi_000317_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Panchtantra are the stories that were told to young princes in ancient times in India to make them wiser. Literally meaning five sections, the wisdom they impart today is as relevant as it was years ago. The stories are short and have animal characters which appeal to children. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rahul Garg. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/065547/bk_acx0_065547_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Panchtantra are the stories that were told to young princes in ancient times in India to make them wiser. Literally meaning five sections, the wisdom they impart today is as relevant as it was years ago. The stories are short and have animal characters which appeal to children. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Prachi Garg. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/065540/bk_acx0_065540_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
´´On Golden Seas´´ first appeared in the August 1986 issue of Newsletter, published by the Pentagon Defense Science Board. Sir Arthur C. Clarke (1917-2008) is regarded as one of the most-influential science fiction writers of all time. He was named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, and was inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ray Porter. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/027753/bk_adbl_027753_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Have you ever wondered if your pets understand more than they let on? Well, you´re a lot closer to the truth than you ever knew! Listen along as P.E.T. agents strike fear into the hearts of global criminals! Your pets have been fighting crime and making the world a safer place without you ever even realizing! Join our intrepid and loyal Havanese agents as they work together to keep the world a safer place for pets and people alike! Pets and animals have unique and interesting personalities and abilities. Just like people, they all have their own special abilities and talents. The agents of P.E.T., the People Enhancement Technologies, strive to make the world a safer place for them, and people. Together with the other animals in the world, they´ll do whatever it takes to save the people and animals close to them. If you have been searching for an exciting series to sink your teeth into, then check out The Golden Bowl, Book One in the P.E.T. Series! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Madeline Starr. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/084844/bk_acx0_084844_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Panchtantra are the stories that were told to young princes in ancient times in India to make them wiser. Literally meaning five sections, the wisdom they impart today is as relevant as it was years ago. The stories are short and have animal characters, which appeal to children. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rahul Garg. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/064767/bk_acx0_064767_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In Bitterly Bay, Spangles McNasty has decided to spend his summer doing what he loves most: shouting at babies, pulling faces at old ladies and, best of all, collecting other people´s spangly things! Convinced that goldfish are made of gold and grow to the size of whales, Spangles and his friend Sausage-face Pete decide to find the great Fish of Gold. They´ll be rich forever! Only young Freddie Taylor can stop Spangles´ dastardly plan in a tale full of time-travelling Jet Skis and haunted custard. It is a tale so odd, your mind cogs will jam with happiness for ever after! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alex Wingfield. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oakh/000720/bk_oakh_000720_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When Traveling Bear, Mookie, and Chuga get stuck on a ski lift at Gold Mountain, thinking positively really pays off for the three friends! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Judy O Productions. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/winn/000006/bk_winn_000006_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.