The world as they know it ceases to exist because of a global power outage. Is it a terrorist attack . . . or something far worse?Birmingham, Alabama, has lost all power. Its streets are jammed with cars that won’t start, its airport engulfed in flames from burning planes. All communications—cell phones, computers, even radios—are silent. Every home and business is dark. Is it a natural disaster . . . a terrorist attack . . . or something far worse?In the face of a crisis that sweeps an entire high-tech planet back to a time before electricity, the Branning family faces a choice. Will they hoard their possessions in order to survive—or trust God to provide as they share their resources with those around them? Yesterday’s world is gone. Family and community are all that remain. And the outage is revealing the worst in some.Desperation can be dangerous when a killer lives among them.New York Times bestselling suspense author Terri Blackstock weaves a masterful what-if novel in which global catastrophe reveals the darkness in human hearts—and lights the way to restoration for a self-centered world.´´Blackstock is absolutely masterful at bringing spiritual dilemmas to the surface and allowing readers to wrestle with them alongside her characters.” —RT Book Reviews, 4.5 stars (of Dawn’s Light) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dick Hill. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/zond/000166/bk_zond_000166_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The truth is never as painful as discovering a lie. It has been three months from that terrible day that ripped her heart out and trampled it to the ground. Devastated and heartbroken, Julia must find a way to move on with her life. But how? He gave her everything and took everything from her. Her first kiss. Her dream. Her light. Her soul. Her heart - all with His Secret - a double life. A new life waits for Julia in Paris - and so does new love. Luke McCarthy finds Julia at an airport on the day she is leaving for Paris and starting her life over. He is everything that reminds her of Jonas, so much to the fact - it’s uncanny. ´´Ready to start your new life?´´ Just before taking his arm and stepping onto that plane, the mystery surrounding Jonas is unveiled before her, while watching a live news press conference on the TV at the airport. However, Julia has a secret of her own now - and he is never going to find out. Julia may have found a new life - but the past will always find you. ´´I meant what I said. My focus is back to my previous interest. I will not stop until I have what I want, you.´´ 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tracy Marks. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/108533/bk_acx0_108533_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
They could run from everything...except each other. Grounded by fog, Zoe Chestain is stuck in an airport bar with the choice of spending the night with her two drunk roommates or one dark and delicious stranger. The Vegas show dancer decides to live dangerously and succumbs to a night of the stranger´s dominant passion. But her cloud of sensual bliss is blown apart when she and her friends are taken hostage during the next morning´s plane hijacking. Zoe´s horror deepens when her kidnapper reveals himself as her partner from the night before. Shay Bommer is one of the army´s best. A Special Forces soldier following the footsteps of his brother, he´s aware of the risks of infiltration with the enemy. But going deep undercover on this mission with one of the CIA´s most sought-after criminals has cost him dearly. He´s lost the trust of the most breathtaking submissive he´s ever had in his arms, the camaraderie of his unit, and the esteem of his brother. But he´s on a quest to rescue a priceless treasure - his mother. Zoe´s danced to some crazy songs in her time, but no amount of wild choreography has prepared her for the adventure with Shay - or the return to his bed that means surrendering more than just her body. As they run from the bad guys, the good guys, and everyone in between, she learns about the man behind the masks, and the Dominant for whom she´s always longed. But staying with him means dying with him. The heat is on. Can Shay and Zoe´s love survive the flames? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Aiden Snow. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009882/bk_brll_009882_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Rubicon International Series bundle contains the complete books of Garen and Lars. Shifter romantic suspense complete with HEAs. Cross the Rubicon into the death-riddled world of international espionage—shifter style. Garen: As an agent for an international espionage firm, Miranda has her hands more than full. Between secretly lusting after her boss, Garen, and making sure the dirty little secret about her double life as a wolf shifter remains hidden, she´s still a virgin at nearly thirty. Garen´s watched Miranda just as surreptitiously as she´s been eyeing him. Unfortunately, the fact that she works for him is a showstopper. Plus, he has a few secrets of his own that have kept him single. When Miranda insists on heading up a covert operation, he can’t come up with a plausible reason to stop her. Watching her sprint headlong into danger damn near kills him. He wants to hold her, love her, protect her. Miranda´s life is on the line. Will Garen risk exposure to save her? Lars: Tamara MacBride has a much bigger problem than hiding her shifter side from the world. By the skin of her teeth, and with a smattering of Irish luck, she manages to kill her sister´s murderer, but escaping from the scene of the crime is much harder than she anticipated. An unknown assailant terminates Lars Kinsvogel´s target. Pleased by the outcome—after all dead is dead—he exchanges the glitz of Monte Carlo for a nearby airport, intent on collecting the private plane he left there. He´s no sooner arrived than a cab jumps the curb with a dead driver behind the wheel and Tamara in the back seat. Trying to hustle her out of the cab is tough. Can he convince her to trust him in time to save her life? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Gregory Salinas. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/075111/bk_acx0_075111_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Public Hangings: Tickets for these are understandably popular, but your hotel can usually get you good seats for a small fee. Restaurants / Dining Out: Westerners in particular find many of the meals offered to be unusual, although nutritious dog and (protein rich) caterpillars are making fewer appearances on tourist menus these days. Always remember that if you don´t actually enjoy a meal, it is unlikely that you will keep it for long, anyway. Pornography: Please do not bring pornography into the country. It will be supplied in your hotel room, on your coach tour TV (usually in black and white), and inside your restaurant menu (except at breakfast time, for obvious reasons). Departure Tax: A departure tax of USD127 (no change given) is payable, only in fresh US dollars. Ninety-three percent of visitors in a recent survey declared this as ´´a bargain.´´ A dollar cash machine is available in the departure area of Pyongyang International Airport. If the electricity is off due to maintenance, please use the adjacent winding handle to retrieve your cash and, usually, your card. American Express is particularly welcome. Your Hotel: Location: in the middle of Taedong river on Yanggak island Floors: 47, of which 23 have been mostly completed Rooms: 1,000 rooms. Deluxe suites, and standard class rooms. International phone, TV, refrigerator in each room, all of which occasionally work Warm water supply : 24 hours a day from 1:00am to 3:15am Restaurants: Two Korean food restaurants (mostly dog and a local variety of succulent hedgehog), one Japanese (serving sushi, DPRK style. Mostly dog and a local variety of hedgehog, wrapped in rice, and served raw), and one Chinese food restaurant (all Chinese-style food served, especially dog and the local hedgehog.) 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kelly Rhodes. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062676/bk_acx0_062676_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Have you ever wondered what might have been? Gemma Dawson is at the airport, staring at two plane tickets to two different cities. Two different weddings. Two possible futures. She´s at a crossroads. Be maid of honor at her best friend´s wedding or crash her ex´s? Gemma´s decision, unknown to her, hinges on a delayed flight and a chance meeting. Now her life is about to go down two parallel tracks - will Gemma fly toward a life with her first love or a future with a man she´s not even met yet? In concurrent storylines, Gemma lives out the consequences of each journey. Different stories unravel with unpredictable outcomes for Gemma and her loved ones. Love Connection is a romantic comedy about one woman, life´s infinite possibilities, and the destiny that lies beyond two different choices. First Comes Love is a series of interconnected romantic novels. However, each book in the series can be read as a standalone novel. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Audra Cook. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/114358/bk_acx0_114358_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.