If you could manipulate the reality of others, would you? Seventeen-year-old Kaylin has been on the run for nearly half of her young life, hiding her untapped abilities from the relentless forces that hunt her. When rescuing a mysterious stranger risks exposing the depths of Kaylin´s power, she quickly learns that this harsh, new world will no longer allow her to remain hidden. Surviving has never been easy, but resisting will be even harder. In a future where greed and corruption have torn society apart, ruthless sector groups manipulate and oppress the masses by abusing gifted youths, known as Influencers. With the ability to shift the mindset of others and bend the populace to the will of their masters, these teens are high-value targets to be acquired and controlled at any cost. Now, war is being waged by the sector groups to expand their reach and consolidate power. Though only wanting to create a new life for herself, Kaylin may be the only one who can stop them from enslaving the rest of humanity. But will fighting back cost Kaylin everything? Influence is the first novel in the Influence series, a sci-fi, dystopian epic brimming with fast-paced action, suspenseful intrigue and a touch of romance, all propelled by an inventive and unique story concept. If you are a Maze Runner or Divergent fan, then an exciting new journey awaits you! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Heather Masters. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/084281/bk_acx0_084281_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Where will you stand at humanity´s end? The corporate abuse of youth who have the special ability to manipulate reality is at its apex. A revolution to regain society has emerged and 16-year-old Leeyah is thrust in the middle of the war against the corporate-controlled police. Will a growing ability put her life at risk? Immerse yourself in the universe of the Influence series with this origin novella. Discover the beginning of the Influence phenomenon. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rachel F. Hirsch. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/088046/bk_acx0_088046_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Groundbreaking and universal, Stephen Covey´s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has been one of the most popular motivational books of all time. Now Stephen´s son, Sean, has transformed this best-selling message into a life-changing book for teenagers, parents, grandparents, and any adult who influences young people. At a time when everything from planning what to wear to a party to dealing with an alcoholic friend can seem overwhelming and complex, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens will bring a special perspective and focus to the lives of young people everywhere. Sean Covey speaks directly to teenagers in a language they can really understand and relate to, providing a step-by-step guide to help them improve self-image, build friendships, resist peer pressure, achieve their goals, get along with their parents, and much more. Please note: This audiobook is in Russian. 1. Russian. Maxim Kireev. http://samples.audible.de/bk/zaot/000444/bk_zaot_000444_sample.mp3.
This musical is dedicated to the Loch Ness monster, who started it all so long ago. In My Friend Nessie, Wilver, a seven-year-old boy, is living with his eccentric grandmother near the sea. He hasn´t spoken for two years, since the trauma of his parents´ death. Wilver´s first words are to Nessie, a sea monster. She comes to him simply because his need is so great. Wilver´s childhood adventure with his great green friend influences his adult life. As a young man planting persimmon trees he sings, ´´First, here´s one for Nessie...now, here´s one for me.´´ This story, throughout, embraces the beautiful meaning of ubuntu: ´´I am because you are.´´ From Scotland to Canada to Siberia to Sweden to the South Pacific, from Lake Champlain to the Chesapeake Bay, wherever an unexplained water-monster has been sighted, the whimsical word is Nessie. Is she our longing for wonder and surprise, the enigma we crave? My Friend Nessie was first performed on stage in 1978 by the Sandwich Young Peoples´ Theatre as a benefit for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Massachusetts Chapter. This program includes: Part 1 Young Wilver & Grandma Nessie & the Persimmon Mr. Silversmith & the Medallions Underwater: Scatfish & Scallop Seahorses, Seaweed & Questions Part 2 Vicious-Fishus! Chippo & the Jazz Concert Back on the Shore Adult Wilver: Lifework Persimmon Pies for Nessie 1. Language: English. Narrator: John Houston, Winnie Fitch. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hest/000007/bk_hest_000007_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Some doors are better left unopened. Some doors, you don’t want to find out what lies behind them. In the Forbidden Doors series by best-selling author Bill Myers, teenager Rebecca ´´Becka” Williams, her younger brother Scott, and her friend, Ryan Riordan, are swept into heart-stopping encounters with an all-too-real invisible world - a world fraught with deception and spiritual adversaries that promise goodness and enlightenment but will stop at nothing to destroy life, sanity, and human souls. Witchcraft. Reincarnation. Ouija Boards. UFOs. Shamanism. Counterfeit spiritualities are widespread and popular with spiritually searching young adults such as Becka’s peers. What’s the harm? Find out. Join Becka, Scott, and Ryan as they head for mind-bending clashes between the forces of darkness and the kingdom of God. Combining meticulous research, realistic settings, and masterful storytelling, the Forbidden Doors novels take you from the mountains of New Mexico to the inner workings of a secret society - and into the truth of God’s Word, which exposes lies and reveals the reality of spiritual warfare. Each volume in the series contains three books that center around a particular kind of Forbidden Door. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Myers. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/zond/002943/bk_zond_002943_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Some doors are better left unopened. Some doors, you don’t want to find out what lies behind them. In the Forbidden Doors series by best-selling author Bill Myers, teenager Rebecca ´´Becka” Williams, her younger brother Scott, and her friend Ryan Riordan are swept into heart-stopping encounters with an all-too-real invisible world - a world fraught with deception and spiritual adversaries that promise goodness and enlightenment but will stop at nothing to destroy life, sanity, and human souls. Witchcraft. Reincarnation. Ouija Boards. UFOs. Shamanism. Counterfeit spiritualities are widespread and popular with spiritually searching young adults such as Becka’s peers. What’s the harm? Find out. Join Becka, Scott, and Ryan as they head for mind-bending clashes between the forces of darkness and the kingdom of God. Combining meticulous research, realistic settings, and masterful storytelling, the Forbidden Doors novels take you from the mountains of New Mexico to the inner workings of a secret society - and into the truth of God’s Word, which exposes lies and reveals the reality of spiritual warfare. Each book in the series contains three books that center around a particular kind of Forbidden Door. Book One: Dark Powers contains ´´The Society´´, ´´The Deceived´´, and ´´The Spell´´ Book Two: Invisible Terror contains ´´The Haunting´´, ´´The Guardian´´, and ´´The Encounter´´ Book Three: Deadly Loyalty contains ´´The Curse´´, ´´The Undead´´, and ´´The Scream´´ Book Four: Ancient Forces contains ´´The Ancients´´, ´´The Wiccan´´, and ´´The Cards´´ 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Myers. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/zond/002945/bk_zond_002945_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Although drinking alcoholic beverages is legal for those 21 years and older in the United States, alcohol is a dangerous drug when misused or abused by those of any age. One of the most commonly used drugs among teens and adults, alcohol affects areas of the brain that influence pleasure, impulses, and coordination. Though moderate, social use of alcohol can have a beneficial effect on health, drinking to excess can lead to headaches, nausea, severe memory loss, or even death from alcohol poisoning or accidents. Long-term abuse of alcohol has devastating effects on one´s health and can be fatal to the user. Alcohol explains all sides of using this powerful social lubricant. The book is published by Chelsea House Publishers, a leading publisher of educational material. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Beth Richmond. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/redw/000115/bk_redw_000115_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The power of biblical fasting - now for teens and young adults... Fasting, Student Edition takes Jentezen Franklin´s fasting message to the next generation as it equips young people to stand apart from the world and lead their peers into revival. Franklin speaks directly to teens and young adults, telling them everything they need to know to unlock the power of biblical fasting, including: The types of fasts described in the Bible and how to choose which is right for you; The connection between fasting and prayer; The essential components of a successful fast; and What to expect physically, mentally, and spiritually. Experience the power and intimacy with God that fasting brings and be empowered to take a stand against the evil influences of our culture, awaken our nation, and never back down. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kirby Heyborne. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hove/000891/bk_hove_000891_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From Jennifer J. Chow, author of the award-winning The 228 Legacy, comes a young adult novel about immigrant struggles and family conflict. It´s 1880 in Fresno, California when 17-year-old Topaz Woo dies after giving birth. She can get an extension in a non-physical body if she uses The Ten Commandments to influence her newborn. Over the course of ten years, she finds herself stymied in parenting by intergenerational drama and spiritual battle. Will she adjust to an otherworldly existence and give her daughter a solid foundation? Or will she become mired in family disputes and forfeit her soul to evil? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kieren Metts. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/091614/bk_acx0_091614_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Love in Paris during the Time of Napoleon´s Reign... Veronique, arrives in Paris to be groomed into a fashionable noble lady. As soon as she meets the aristocratic Philippe Aragon and his darkly attractive cousin Martin Aragon, her life is changed. Romance, magic, intrigue, and action follows in this lush historical paranormal romance between the Aragons and the one woman who would be the greatest influence on Eric, known as the Phantom in Leroux´s Phantom of the Opera. A stand-alone audiobook, Dark Beginnings is also a prequel to The Phantom Diaries. Phantom Diaries Beginnings - about the origins of Eric from The Phantom Diaries´ young adult paranormal retelling of The Phantom of the Opera. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jaicie Kirkpatrick. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/003520/bk_acx0_003520_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.