Six award-winning authors have contributed new stories to A Timeless Romance Anthology: Summer Wedding Collection. Listeners will love this collection of six sweet contemporary romance novellas, centered on a summer wedding, all with one thing in common: Romance. In Melanie Jacobson´s charming novella, Love Bytes, Bree is the maid of honor and Dallen is the best man. While they plan and plot over email and texting, Bree realizes that the best part about the Maui wedding might be meeting Dallen. She just hopes that he´ll feel the same way. Romeo and Julie-ex is a sweet romance by Julie Wright. ´´Romeo´´ turns out to be a two-timing jerk, and when Juliet Moore´s pre-ordered wedding dress arrives from UPS, Juliet curses everything male. In a stubborn streak, she decides to keep the bridal photography appointment - when Juliet shows up for the appointment and meets photographer Jack Montague, she might have to take back some of her curses on men. In Rachael Anderson´s enchanting novella, The Meltdown Match, Courtney spends each summer in her hometown of Heimel, Alaska, to find inspiration for her next novel. But when she runs into former high school friend, Mitch Winters, and they both win the Meltdown Match - a traditional dating contest - Courtney discovers that leaving her hometown at the end of the summer might not be so easy this time. In Golden Sunrise, an engaging romance by Annette Lyon, Natalie takes time out of her crazy schedule to fly to Vegas for her best friend´s wedding. Fortunately for Natalie, her old high-school flame, Adam, has a work commitment and can´t be there as best man. But when she arrives at the wedding rehearsal - late and ragged - Adam is there. When Adam makes a wild suggestion, Natalie just may take him up on it, even though she knows he´s moved on. Tide Pools is a captivating story by Heather B. Moore. Lexi makes a quick trip to Hawaii to attend he... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Karen Peakes. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009326/bk_brll_009326_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
What would you risk to save the love of your life? Cadence is forced to answer this challenging question when her daredevil fiancée is involved in a helicopter crash. She feels helpless, wishing she could turn back the clock and prevent her love from attempting his death-defying stunt. Watching the rescue attempt play out on live television, Cadence nervously fiddles with an antique music box, a comforting inheritance from her deceased parents. The winding key, forever frozen, suddenly moves, and Cadence is transported 24 hours into the past, with the power to avert the impending tragedy. Without hesitation she takes action, but discovers afterward that do-overs come with consequences. As Travis attempts stunt after crazy stunt, Cadence alone has the power to protect him, but the price she pays becomes more expensive with every exploit. Finally, she realizes there is only one way to save him from himself, but is she strong enough to make the sacrifice that the ultimate solution requires? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mark Rossman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/067938/bk_acx0_067938_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This volume presents the timeless story of Don Quijote de la Mancha, a nobleman driven crazy by reading too many chivalry books, who sets out with his loyal servant Sancho on a quest to find adventure, glory, and the love of Dulcinea.
Relating literature to timeless topics such as dreams, politics, life, death, the ordinary and the crazy, this beautifully written book establishes a sense of why and how literature is an exciting and rewarding subject to study. Bennett and Royle delicately weave an essential love of literature into an account of what literary texts do, how they work and what sort of questions and ideas they provoke.
Curiouser and curiouser! The collection of eclectic characters encountered by Alice on her adventures in Wonderland will leave the audience wanting more. The White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, the Queen, and the Cheshire Cat are all here, and just as crazy as ever. This timeless treasure is fun for young and old alike and continues to stand the test of time - even after more than 150 years. Read by Gareth Stafford. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Gareth Stafford. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/mike/001669/bk_mike_001669_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Gulliver´s Travels is renowned as a playful and comic children´s classic. The book itself, rather than the bowdlerized versions that have been derived from it, is a savage, rude and brilliant satire, timeless in its appeal and unerringly accurate. The images of Gulliver among the miniature Lilliputians and the giants of Brobdingnag, the crazy scientists, and the rational horses create a series of novel delights and challenging insights.For more informative lectures about this work, don´t miss A Study Guide to Gulliver´s Travels. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Neville Jason. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/naxo/000170/bk_naxo_000170_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
What if...Romeo and Juliet lived happily ever after? Or Blanche Dubois didn´t go crazy? Or the three sisters actually made it to Moscow? When he discovers he´s only a fictitious, never-seen character in Oscar Wilde´s timeless The Importance of Being Earnest, Bunbury joins forces with Rosaline, Romeo´s never seen obsession from Romeo and Juliet. Together they infiltrate and alter classic literature, starting by accidentally giving Romeo and Juliet a happy ending. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jean Gilpin, Kathryn Hahn, Melinda Page Hamilton, and full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pf/latw/000134/pf_latw_000134_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Can an ordinary guy make extraordinary choices in a battle between humanity and unearthly evil? Joe Mandel is a perfectly ordinary guy from a perfectly ordinary town - a college student and community volunteer who dreams of one day publishing a novel. When a series of strange intuitions leads him to a crime in progress, Joe jumps headlong into danger without hesitation. In the aftermath, he wonders about the uncanny impulse that suddenly swept over him. Until new friend Portia Montclair, the strangely wise daughter of the local police chief, explains to him what sent him ricocheting around town like a crazy pinball. Portia tells of another reality, a reality more thrilling - and terrifying - than Joe ever imagined. Timeless, elemental forces of good and evil have come to the quiet town of Little City: a cosmic entity capable of infecting human beings, and the seeker who has chosen Joe to find it. To stop the malevolent invader, this average Joe must be braver than he ever thought possible...and face the hardest decisions of his life. 1. Language: English. Narrator: James Patrick Cronin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009767/bk_brll_009767_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Hooked is based on the true-life story of Virginia outdoor television producer Jim Baugh. Jim Baugh Outdoors TV is one of Americas most diverse and entertaining outdoor programs and has been in syndication since 1989. Hooked is a hilarious look behind-the-scene of filming a southern outdoor TV show. From the Chesapeake Bay to Key West these on location excursions will make your sides hurt with laughter. A cast of sea faring characters full of color and humor. From the docks in Gloucester Virginia to the Atlantic Ocean and a boat load of jolly swashbuckling Pirates. The stories and characters in Hooked are timeless and span a period of over 40 years. In contrast, Hooked also explores the solemn drama of dealing with divorce, death, and mental illness. The story also delves into the totally crazy insane world of mid-life on-line computer dating. This is a hilarious look at dating in the computer world after 25 years of solid marriage. These dating stories are contemporary, racy, scary, cheerful, timeless, and based on true events. Anyone who is old enough to date will soon relate to Hooked as the comical reference for dating in the new millennium. This adult romantic comedy story also relates to the power and testament of faith. 50 Years of an exciting action packed extremely charismatic colorful life and career, packed into 28 chapters. It is a fast ride for sure. Jim Baugh has been producing National and Regional television shows for 25 years. Programs include Jim Baugh Outdoors TV (220 episodes), Ski East, and Classic Fishing, Fishing Virginia, and RV Times. Jim Baugh has written over 300 columns for numerous magazines during the last 20 years including: Motorboating Magazine, Fishing Smart, The Chesapeake Angler, The Sportsman Magazine and Travel Virginia Magazine. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Josiah John Bildner. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/003271/bk_acx0_003271_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Rumi has been described as ´´the most popular poet´´ in the United States. Rumi´s popularity has gone beyond national and ethnic borders. He is considered to be one of the greatest classical poets, by the speakers of Persian language in Iran, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan. His poetry is still read worldwide today and has been translated into a wide variety of languages including Turkish, Persian, Russian, Asian, English, and Spanish languages. Likely due to the pure universal natural themes in his poetry, Rumi´s works are simplistic and beautiful at the same time. A collection of 101 quotes of wisdom from Rumi on life, love, and happiness. ´´Anyone who genuinely and consistently with both hands looks for something, will find it. ´´ ´´Now is the time to unite the soul and the world. Now is the time to see the sunlight dancing as one with the shadows.´´ ´´Gamble everything for love, if you´re a true human being. If not, leave this gathering.´´ ´´Let the lover be disgraceful, crazy, absentminded. Someone sober will worry about things going badly. Let the lover be.´´ ´´Why should I be unhappy? Every parcel of my being is in full bloom.´´ Download this book now to experience essential wisdom from the timeless Rumi. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Clay Lomakayu. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/039218/bk_acx0_039218_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.