The second volume of the Lost & Found Sound collection explores how recorded sound has shaped and captured the history of the last 100 years. Drawing from the archives and attics of the nation, this historic and intimate collection of radio documentaries presents a compelling array of sonic pioneers and legends, eccentric collectors, and original American voices. Highlights include, haunting audio letters from a soldier in the foxholes of Vietnam, the surprising tale of Liberace and the Trinidad Tripoli Steel Band, the voices and stories of Mohawk iron workers at the World Trade Center, and a 1977 home recording made by Francis Ford Coppola and his five-year old daughter Sofia. Funny, historic and deeply moving, this audio time capsule of American life begs to be listened to again and again. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Francis Ford Coppola. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/high/000820/bk_high_000820_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There are no second acts for the dead...or are there?For over 20 years, retired NYPD officer and PI Moe Prager has been haunted by the secret that would eventually destroy his family. Now, two years after the fallout from the truth, more than secrets are haunting the Prager family.Moe Prager follows a trail of graverobbers from cemetery to cemetery, from ashes to ashes and back again in order to finally solve the enigma of his dead brother-in-law, Patrick. He plunges deeper into the dark recesses of his past than ever before, revisiting all of his old cases, in order to uncover the twisted alchemy of vengeance and resurrection. Will Moe, at last, put his past to rest? Will he find the man who belongs in that vacant grave or will it remain empty, empty ever after? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Andy Caploe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/002025/bk_adbl_002025_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Last Escort is the third book in the four-part Trust Not Thy Neighbor series. The Last Escort picks up where, in To Kill with a Kiss: Justice with a Curve, Tawanna Selica found herself trying to deal with her constant reoccurring dreams that have been haunting her since the tragic death of her sister in the Philippines. The life she thought she had left behind reappears, forcing her to do something that she no longer does: take on one last escort. And after meeting up with an old handler from the agency...Her journey into the dark memories of her past spills over into the lives of those whom she now loves and care for, even her very own family members. The Last Escort, rightly titled, could be just that, for the Fire Island goddess. This audiobook reveals some of the island goddess' intimate moments, expressing how and what she really fought in order to keep her sanity in her daily walk of life. It also reveals the possibilities of several obstacles that stood in her way of ever having what some call a "normal life': The first is her past as a highly rated secret agent from the Special Security Task Force, (NSB) National Security Bureau code name “Pantha”; the second is her present life of a single mother caring for the daughter of a slain sister.The Last Escort gives a revealing glimpse into the past of a feared female uncovered secret security task force agent with no hope of a promising future. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Daphne Night. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/141747/bk_acx0_141747_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
He was royalty.His killer was dangerous...just his type.Government assassins like James Shepherd are highly trained to take their assignments, dispose of their targets, and move to the next assignment without second thought. But when James botches an assassination, he has to prove himself to the assassin's society by taking the job no one else wants-a foreign prince with a target on his head.Prince Milo, the so-called deity of his remote Pacific island, is renowned for his ebony scales, the result of a haunting past. His discovery by the US government necessitates a trip to the states. When his government-appointed guide quits at the last minute and is replaced by the handsome James Shepherd, Milo can't believe his luck.But not all is as it seems, and as the two men begin to fall for each other, danger lurks ever closer. Will their love be strong enough to save them? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Wave. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/209709/bk_acx0_209709_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Anger and pain brought them together, but their passion might just set them free. Dimitri wants only one thing: revenge. His stepfather, Hendrix, has caused him nothing but pain and heartache. At last Dimitri can take something - someone - important to Hendrix and make him pay: Jess. Jess is feisty and strong headed. Her past haunts her and connects her to the dangerously dark Dimitri in an unexpected way. Dimitri keeps his secrets locked deep inside, and Jess is drawn to this broken man like no one before. With little to cling to besides their haunting pasts, both could have been doomed to lives spent raging against the darkness that holds them prisoner. Instead, it seems that as their pain draws them closer together, it is their desire and combustible passion that will set them free. Where Darkness Lies is a sizzling romance and the second book in the popular Criminals of the Ocean series. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Napoleon Ryan, Carmen Rose. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/006630/bk_brll_006630_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
To stop a kidnapper, a psychic must confront his family's dark history....Adam Rutledge is still reeling from a close encounter with a ruthless criminal. The residents of Cold Springs feel safer after the man’s arrest, but Adam's dark dreams hint at a coming danger.When the unthinkable happens and another child is taken, suspicion falls upon Adam, who has no alibi and no way to explain his psychic abilities. Adam runs from the law to find the missing child and clear his name. His mind stretched to the breaking point, he learns the painful key to saving the child. He must uncover his family’s terrifying secrets. But bringing the past to light could make Adam the last of his bloodline....Founder is the second book in the Dead Hollow trilogy of psychic suspense novels. If you like abduction thrillers, complex characters, and a dash of paranormal, then you'll love Judy K. Walker's mind-bending tale of crime and family.Buy Founder to continue the haunting mystery today! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alex Knox. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/124183/bk_acx0_124183_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Annie Acorn Audio is pleased to present Snowbound for Christmas and Other Stories, written by Annie Acorn and narrated by Julie Beal.Hopeful that the back left tire on his truck will hold, Jack Branson begins the last leg of his long journey, desperate to reach his family's farm and surprise them on Christmas Eve. Nature, though, has other plans for the returning serviceman this snow-filled Christmas. Needing to find shelter, he spots the glow of lights from a small farmhouse and seeks sanctuary there. But then, the worn door opens, and he's welcomed in....So begins the latest offering from internationally beloved From Women's Pens author Annie Acorn who, for the first time, provides listeners with a complete collection of her famed Christmas stories, novelettes, and novellas, including her newest short story, "Snowbound for Christmas", that's set in rural, post-World War II Indiana.Settle yourself into a comfortable chair by the fireplace, sip on a cup of spiced tea, and nibble a gingerbread cookie as you wrap yourself in the love, laughter, family warmth, romance and second chances of an Annie Acorn Christmas. This is one book you will listen every holiday season! Contains: "A Christmas Rescue", "A Haunting Christmas", "One More Christmas Past", "One Last Gift to Go", "An Afghan of Many Colors", "Christmas by Design", "Too Busy for Christmas", "One Sweet Christmas", and "Snowbound for Christmas". 1. Language: English. Narrator: Julie Beal. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/133395/bk_acx0_133395_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Freshman Lianne Challice is known to millions of fans as Princess Vindi. But sometimes a silver-screen sorceress just wants to hang up her wand, tell her manager to shove it, and become a normal college student. Too bad that's harder than it looks. She's never lived a normal life. She hasn't been to school since kindergarten. And getting close to anyone is just too risky - the last boy she kissed sold the story to a British tabloid. But she can't resist trying to get close to Daniel "DJ" Trevi, the hot, broody guy who spins tunes for hockey games in the arena. Something's haunting his dark eyes, and she needs to know more. DJ's genius is for expressing the mood of the crowd with a 10-second song snippet. With just a click and a fade, he can spread hope, pathos, or elation among 6,000 screaming fans. Too bad his college career is about to experience the same quick fade-out as one of his songs. He can't get close to Lianne, and he can't tell her why. And the fact that she seems to like him at all? Incredible. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nick Podehl, Saskia Maarleveld. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/026731/bk_adbl_026731_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Orphaned at an early age, 24-year-old Camryn Lucks is now ready to commit to find that special someone and so accepts a date from a charming, gallant, handsome stranger. The last thing she imagines after accepting that first date with Carson would actually be the beginning of her worst nightmare. Red roses, a reminder of her parents' killer, soon become an emblem of horror for Cami as one by one, those closest to her fall victim to a serial killer. Cami becomes an obsession for Carson, the man she had finally allowed herself to love. Not only is he vying for her heart, but also her life. Finding herself in a whirlwind of torments shadowed by the blood-colored bloom, Cami finds solace in Isaac, a neighboring police officer. She’s desperate to escape the haunting memories, but she must revisit them in order to catch her would-be killer. Living life in constant fear has driven Cami to second-guess every choice she makes. Will the police catch the elusive murderer, or will Cami be forced to face him once again? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nicole Blessing. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/122919/bk_acx0_122919_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.