Cornwall 1943: Als sich die Schwestern Adele und Amelia im Schatten des Krieges Lebewohl sagen, ahnen sie nicht, dass eine folgenschwere Tat ihr Schicksal für immer bestimmen wird. - Cape Cod 2015: Vor seinem Tod spricht Laras geliebter Urgroßvater nur ein Wort: ´´Adele´´. Die junge Starköchin steht vor einem Rätsel, denn dies ist nicht der Name seiner früh verstorbenen Frau. Mitten in einer persönlichen Krise macht sie sich auf nach Cornwall, in die Heimat ihrer Urgroßmutter Amelia. Lara hofft, dort ihre Wurzeln zu finden, und stößt auf ein tragisches Geheimnis, das die Geschicke der Familie über Generationen geprägt hat ...Liz Fenwick grew up in Boston. She moved to London and married an Englishmen. Twelve years and nine international moves later, she now resides in Dubai with her husband and three children.
Frances and Ginger Park, authors of both children´s books and young adult novels, based this inspiring and deeply affecting tale on their own mother´s childhood. Winner of the International Reading Association Award, My Freedom Trip features a courageous girl named Soo who makes a desperate bid for freedom by journeying from North Korea to South Korea. Her father awaits across the border, but to achieve her new life, Soo must leave her mother behind. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ali Ahn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/007323/bk_reco_007323_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Conflict is eternal We have always fought. War is the furnace that forges new technologies and pushes humanity ever onward. We are the children of a battle that began with fists and sticks, and ended on the brink of atomic Armageddon. Beyond here lies another war, infinite in scope and scale. But who will fight the wars of tomorrow? Join Elizabeth Bear, Indrapramit Das, Aliette de Bodard, Garth Nix, An Owomoyela, Peter Watts, and many, many more in an exploration of the furthest extremes of military science fiction. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Neil Shah, Ali Ahn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/010388/bk_reco_010388_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In cycle three of the series, the Harbingers team investigates more mysterious and fascinating supernatural occurrences in Hollywood, a small town in North Carolina, and elsewhere. Can they keep the growing darkness at bay? This fast-paced and ongoing collection plays like your favorite TV series, with each linked episode written by a talented author. In Myers´s ´´Leviathan´´, the team heads to Hollywood for a taping of the new TV pilot, Live or Die, the Ultimate Reality. Little do they realize the depths of darkness they are about to enter - a darkness that, unless they stop it, will soon spread across the globe. Frank Peretti´s ´´The Mind Pirates´´ offers a rousing story featuring bizarre visions and memories of a murder, a kidnapping by 17th-century pirates, and an earring with mysterious powers. The team must overcome the ruthless scheming of an evil, hidden nemesis. In ´´Hybrids´´ from Angela Hunt, the sight of two children chills the team to their bones. Seeking rest and relaxation, the four friends must instead find answers to the arrival and mission of two mysterious black-eyed children. In ´´The Village´´ from Alton Gansky, a visit to a guarded and secretive small town in North Carolina becomes the most challenging mystery they´ve ever faced - as they race to solve a problem they barely understand before time runs out. Cycle three of the Harbingers series offers more suspense, more chills, and a deeper look into the battle for light in a growing darkness. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Myers, Cherise Boothe, Ali Ahn, Jeff Brick. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/010515/bk_reco_010515_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.