Kids Chanting for Jesus was written to help children discover the joy of praising and worshiping the Lord, while enhancing the child´s reading development. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rebecca Maria. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/113103/bk_acx0_113103_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From everyone´s favorite fancy girl comes an alphabetical guide to enhancing vocabulary. Why say beautiful when there are fancy words like gorgeous and glamorous? Instead of hello, try bonjour, which is French and so much fancier. An umbrella will keep you dry, but a parasol will make you feel like a Hollywood movie star! With this helpful A-to-Z guide, Fancy Nancy shows that making plain words into fancy ones is not only educational, it´s fun! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Chloe Hennessee. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/002780/bk_harp_002780_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fifty-plus challenging riddles for kids. Get ready to bathe in the sun and enjoy some summer fun! Indulge in Becci Lakeman’s first Riddles for Kids audiobook. This audiobook is an amazing way to get the creative juices flowing. Riddles can serve as great thinking tools. Just think and have fun with it! Riddles are all about enhancing learning skills. This audiobook is recommended for ages five through 12. Riddle: What can run but can’t walk? Answer: A refrigerator! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Janelle Bigham. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/116298/bk_acx0_116298_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A team of scientists works to expose athletes who use banned drugs to win Olympic medals. Here is the true, inside story of the UCLA Olympic Laboratory - the drug-detection team that tests athletes for banned performance-enhancing drugs. The scientists worked long nights to detect a new, never-before-tested performance-enhancing drug called NESP (novel erythropoietic stimulating protein) during the 19th Winter Olympics (2002) in Salt Lake City, Utah. The group´s work exposed three NESP users among the winning cross-country skiers. The drug users were stripped of their medals, which were then given to the rightful winners. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Barbara McCulloh. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/007522/bk_reco_007522_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Wanted. It´s something I´ve had to get used to since being placed on the government´s Most Wanted list. On the run, with my family and Finn by my side, we now have to evade not only the Arvies, but teams of soldiers sent to find and capture me. Little do they know, I´m battling my own demons. After the receiving large doses of mind-enhancing serum, a monster has been unleashed inside my mind. It promises death and destruction; its power, greater than anything I could imagine. Now, I´m too dangerous, and the lives of my loved ones depend on my separation from the group. I must leave and face the hostile world alone. My name is Abigail Park. I will do whatever it takes to save the ones I love. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachel Simpson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/080419/bk_acx0_080419_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She´s Sorry by Fredrik Backman | Conversation Starters Elsa is a special needs child who is unable to make friends at school, and because of her parents´ divorce she is even further affected. However, she does get along great with her grandmother. When her grandmother dies, Elsa is devastated. Granny gave her the task of delivering letters, after Granny´s death, to different people whose pasts she wants Elsa to understand. Woven in the plot of My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She´s Sorry are the fairy tales that Granny told Elsa over the years. It is up to Elsa to connect the dots and understand which fantasy characters from the ´´Land of Almost Awake´´ are represented by whom in real life. A Brief Look Inside: Every good book contains a world far deeper than the surface of its words. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the words and invite us into the world that lives on. These questions can be used to: Create hours of conversation Foster a deeper understanding of the book Promote an atmosphere of discussion for groups Assist in the study of the book, either individually or corporately Explore unseen realms of the book as never seen before Disclaimer: This book you are about to enjoy is an independent resource to supplement the original book, enhancing your experience of My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She´s Sorry. If you have not yet purchased a copy of the original book, please do before purchasing this unofficial Conversation Starters. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bryan Nyman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062748/bk_acx0_062748_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A 15-minute summary and analysis of The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey.... Preview: In a half a year, Cassie Sullivan´s world has completely changed. It all started with the Arrival. Over the next few months, the Others started their plan to take over the world.... While Cassie believes she may be the last human on Earth, something much more sinister is taking place. What will come next is a complete surprise to everyone left behind. Driven on a promise to her younger brother, Cassie does what it takes to be with him once more. She struggles to trust and not to trust. In The Fifth Wave, the world as Cassie knows it is destroyed. Where will she go from here? Please note: This is a summary and analysis of the book, and not the original book. This companion includes the following: Book review Character list Summary of the chapters Discussion questions Analysis of themes and symbols This analysis fills the gap, making you understand more while enhancing your listening experience. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kerri Carter. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/050762/bk_acx0_050762_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A Poem for Every Day of the Year is a magnificent collection of 366 poems compiled by Allie Esiri, one to share on every day of the year. The collection is passionately narrated by Helena Bonham Carter and Simon Russell Beale, with introductions read by Allie Esiri and contributions from Damian Lynch and Peter Forbes. Reflecting the changing seasons and linking to events on key dates - funny for April Fool´s Day, festive for Christmas - these poems are thoughtful, inspiring, humbling, informative, quiet, loud, small, epic, peaceful, energetic, upbeat, motivating and empowering! Perfect for listening to with all the family, this audiobook is bursting at the seams with familiar favourites and exciting new discoveries. T. S. Eliot, John Betjeman, Lewis Carroll, William Shakespeare and Christina Rossetti sit alongside Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Carol Ann Duffy and Kate Tempest. This soul-enhancing audiobook is the perfect gift that will last the whole year, with a little bit of magic to hear every day. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the Track Listing and Acknowledgements can be found on a supplementary PDF which is available to download in your Library section along with the audio on our desktop site. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Helena Bonham Carter, Simon Russell Beale, Damian Lynch, Peter Forbes, Allie Esiri. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/macm/001230/bk_macm_001230_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An essential resource for anyone providing services for individuals with OCD or anxiety disorders Cognitive-behavioral therapy using the techniques of exposure and response prevention has helped countless individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) overcome debilitating symptoms and live fuller, more satisfying lives. This volume opens with an overview of the diagnosis and assessment of OCD in adults and delineates an evidence-based conceptual framework for understanding the development, maintenance, and treatment of obsessions and compulsions. The core of the book that follows is a highly practical treatment manual, based on decades of scientific research and clinical refinement, packed with helpful clinical pearls, therapist-patient dialogues, illustrative case vignettes, sample forms and handouts. State-of-the-art strategies for enhancing exposure therapy using inhibitory learning, ACT, and couples-based approaches are described. Readers are also equipped with skills for tailoring treatment to patients with different types of OCD symptoms (e.g., contamination, unacceptable thoughts, challenging presentations such as mental rituals) and for addressing common obstacles to treatment. The book is an essential resource for anyone providing services for individuals with anxiety disorders.
This book provides a comprehensive overview of how communities can leverage their social capital to improve overall quality of life for citizens. In addition, it offers detailed guidance on the design, implementation, and evaluation of social capital initiatives. It defines critical concepts of social capital, its decline in recent years, and the potential for rebuilding it through progressive social policy initiatives. Chapters present an innovative social policy template, Serve Here, for improving Americans´ collective quality of life, starting with young adults. Serve Here sets out a comprehensive, sustainable service learning plan aimed at increasing quality higher education for young adults, reducing college debt, and enhancing long-term civic participation and community building. The book offer guidelines for developing tailored solutions to ensure greater parity of social capital to regional, demographic, and other marginalized populations. Featured topics include: The civic value of social capital. The economics of social capital in communities. Building social capital across communities by leveraging personal relationships. Social capital and returning military veterans. Millennials and social capital. Teaching the social entrepreneurs of tomorrow. Social Capital and Community Well-Being: The Serve Here Initiative is a valuable resource for clinicians and practitioners as well as researchers and graduate students in community psychology, social work, education, and healthcare policy.