From the ´´crocodile´s dentist´´ to the ´´mongoose spa´´, Animal Partners takes a whimsical look at symbiotic relationships of animals large and small. Although many animals live in groups of the same kind, here you will learn how some animals form unique partnerships with different species. After all, don´t we all need a little help from our friends? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachel Hilchey. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/arbd/000015/bk_arbd_000015_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Here is a tale that concerns the incredible power of friendship. The movie Tennessee´s Partner (1955), starring John Payne and Ronald Reagan, was based on this story. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jack Benson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/jimc/000205/bk_jimc_000205_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Isla, a Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle, resting on the beach at Waikiki, notices a dance couple practicing a partner dance routine for a dance competition. Intrigued, she decides she, too, wants to dance, and more so, partner dance. But how to do it? Written for adults to read aloud to their children, and youth to 16 years of age and English Second Language (ESL) adults to listen and enjoy. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lynn Whitener. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/023696/bk_acx0_023696_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The second in the Mr. Blot series of whimsy for children and adults. In this, Never Distrust an Asparagus, Mr. Blot´s adventures with the weather produce a most unusual music, and make Pengwendolin, his partner from Antarctica, most, most famous. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Apple Butter. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/032711/bk_acx0_032711_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
P.C. Hawke and his partner Mackenzie are two cool, teenaged sleuths. In The Scream Museum, they find themselves on their toughest case yet. P.C. and Mackenzie´s friend, Tom the janitor, has been accused of murdering the head biologist at New York City´s Museum of Natural History. But they know Tom couldn´t be the real killer, so they begin investigating. Exploring the crime scene and digging deep, they uncover a strange, precious artifact and a huge arachnid at the heart of the mystery. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Paul Zindel has written spine-tingling tales for young adults such as The Doom Stone, Loch, and Rats. With a tense, suspenseful reading by narrator Jeff Woodman, Zindel´s story will stick to you like glue until the final scene. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jeff Woodman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/003306/bk_reco_003306_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Deuce’s whole world has changed. Down below, she was considered an adult. Now, topside in a town called Salvation, she’s a brat in need of training in the eyes of the townsfolk. She doesn’t fit in with the other girls: Deuce only knows how to fight. To make matters worse, her Hunter partner, Fade, keeps Deuce at a distance. Her feelings for Fade haven’t changed, but he seems not to want her around anymore. Confused and lonely, she starts looking for a way out. Deuce signs up to serve in the summer patrols - those who make sure the planters can work the fields without danger. It should be routine, but things have been changing on the surface, just as they did below ground. The Freaks have grown smarter. They’re watching. Waiting. Planning. The monsters don’t intend to let Salvation survive, and it may take a girl like Deuce to turn back the tide. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Emily Bauer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/aren/001485/bk_aren_001485_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Earl Hamner was born July 10, 1923 in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. He became a published writer when he was six years old. His mother submitted a poem he had written to the Richmond Times Dispatch children´s page and it was accepted! Today, 81 years later he looks back on a career that includes novels, feature films, short stories and television series. He is best known for creating the long running television series The Waltons. Don Sipes had a multifaceted career as a writer and producer in Hollywood, including stints as President of Universal Television, President and COO of MGM Film Company, Chairman and CEO of United Artists Corp., and President of Lorimar Distribution. In 1987 he formed the Don Sipes Organization to produce independent film and television projects. He also wrote the novel The Last Smile. With partner Earl Hamner, he wrote the novel Murder In Tinseltown and co-produced the series The McGregor Saga and The Ponder Heart for Mobil Masterpiece Theater. Together they’ve penned this charming story of a singing goose and her adventures in and around Toulouse, France along with a whole host of other animal friends. This is a wonderful book not just for children, but for adults who are young at heart. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kathy Garver. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bear/000016/bk_bear_000016_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Winner of the Readers Favorite Book Award for 2015 in the category of Young Adult/Social Issues as well as the Stargazer Literary Prize. Joshua is the smallest boy in his class. He has been bullied relentlessly for years, and false rumors spread around his school have made him an outcast. Eve is a pretty girl who has just achieved her dream of joining the popular girls´ clique. The two couldn´t be more different. As the two begin their final year of middle school, their lives intersect when they are paired together as lab partners in science class. At first reluctant to even be around him, Eve soon discovers hidden truths about not only Joshua but their school that turn her world upside down. The relationship that forms between these unlikeliest of friends will put them both on a path of self-discovery - a dangerous path that will teach them both the true meaning of friendship, loyalty, and love...a relationship that will change not only their lives forever but the complexion of the entire school. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Yurchak, Carrie Goodwiler. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/053838/bk_acx0_053838_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When it comes to square dancing, there´s no better pair than Arthur and Francine. But does one of them have a different idea of what it means to be partners? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mark Linn-Baker. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/000681/bk_lili_000681_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A new mystery for the best sleuthing team in town! Alex and Lexi are best friends and known around school as ´´The Alexes´´ - but more importantly, they are sleuthing partners. When they hear a rumor that an old shipwrecked boat is haunted, they are curious enough to find out for themselves. Will they stake it out at night, when all of the screeching noises happen? Or, will they snoop around during the day and hope to find a sleeping ghost? Join The Alexes in this next book in a new youth mystery series that is sure to inspire you to find your own sleuthing partner! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Diana Croft. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/049725/bk_acx0_049725_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.