War makes monsters and corpses of us all.For generations the blooded have ruled the Wilds, cultivating a lawless frontier and bleeding the good folk dry. The Black Thorn, once the most wanted outlaw the world has ever seen, is set on stopping them, and bringing an end to the great game that oppresses them all.Crucible is the only blooded fortress left, but not for nothing is it called the City of Kings. Its defences are unbreakable, its walls unassailable, all built so one hundred can hold back a thousand. Worse yet, the Black Thorn is running out of time and there are darker things hiding underground, looking to turn the city into a tomb.City of Kings is a stand alone novel set in Rob J. Hayes award winning First Earth setting. It is designed to be read independently of the other books in the setting, and is a fast paced look at a kingdom on the verge of regime change. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rosa B. Watkinson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/149971/bk_acx0_149971_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Essential learning for any young student of American History, biographies of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Daniel Webster and Abraham Lincoln. These stories help us get to know the gentleman as people and then take us through their great accomplishments that make us appreciate their place in American history. James Baldwin (1841 – 1925) was a pioneer of primary education, a teacher for many years and eventually an administrator and finally Editor-in-Chief of the American Book Company, specializing in educational text. James Baldwin's lasting fame is for the children's literature he wrote, over 50 books, selling in the millions. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorn, Bobbie Frohman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/alca/000033/bk_alca_000033_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An enchanting and mysterious tale of a faraway land where a young king transforms his kingdom with a blue flower and some positive thinking. It is a story of love and the beauty of nature where the young king is taught by an old and sacred man what love means and how it can transform the world.Francis Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett (1849–1924) was an English-born author of romances and books for children. After moving to America in 1865 she established a popular reputation with the publication of That Lass o’ Lowries in 1877. She is best known for such stories as Little Lord Fauntleroy, The Little Princess, and The Secret Garden. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/alca/000036/bk_alca_000036_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It's the year 2039 and the Matriarchal Revolution is complete. Women are now permitted multiple husbands and lovers, and males have been classified as alpha, submissive or worker drones. Rachel Thorn has taken Lamont as her alpha-male black husband/lover, and her former 'husband' is now her sissy-wife, Juli. Sissy-wives are the latest craze and an essential for any modern household where they function as maids and sex toys. Sissy-wife Juli is getting a makeover and is excited to welcome home Black Daddy Lamont when he returns from his business trip. If you enjoy this fetish genre be sure to watch for more black/white audio books from Constance Pennington Smythe, narrated by famed Dominatrix Miss Erica Kent. Coming soon: Club Cuckold: Black Owned 3, and WSB Club. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Miss Erica Kent. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/008715/bk_acx0_008715_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This Series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and The Great War (World War I). In Part 5, you'll hear stories of explorers and pioneers. 1. Stories of the French in America 2. How the Mississippi Was Discovered 3. King Williams ' War and Queen Anne's War 4. The Mississippi Bubble 5. How a Terrible Disaster Befell the British Army 6. The End of French Rule in America 7. The Rebellion of Pontiac Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall (1867 – 1941) was a British author, most famous for her works of history for children. For decades, Marshall's books were ubiquitous in schools and home libraries. Much of the popularity of her works stems from her talent for making history read like good storytelling. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorn, Bobbie Frohman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/alca/000048/bk_alca_000048_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The third episode, ‘Obscure Animal Facts’, of the BBC Radio 4 comedy series, ‘All of the Planet’s Wonders’, in which award-winning comedian Josie Long attempts to better herself through learning from reference books, with help from Irish comedian Maeve Higgins. Originally broadcast 4 March 2009 and repeated on 30 December 2010.In ‘Obscure Animal Facts’ Josie explores the fantastic world of animal trivia in a bid to become the ultimate quiz contestant. To do this she looks back at her animal rights activist past, questions why she grew out of this phase and interrogates her father over his quiz-buff history. This episode features appearances from comedian Chris Neill, Josie's Dad, Geoff Long and host of ‘Jordan, Jesse Go!’ and ‘The Sound of Young America’, Jesse Thorn. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Josie Long. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/bbcw/004765/rt_bbcw_004765_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Guthrie, Oklahoma, 1906 - History teacher Ellie Henderson, has been a thorn in high school Principal Max Colbert's side ever since he took over three months ago. When she's not flying by his office, late for her class, with books and papers jumbled in her arms, she's attending suffragettes meetings against his orders. Because of her family connections, Max can't fire her, but he can certainly find someone to marry her and keep her busy in the kitchen - and far away from his school. Max soon finds that what seemed like a good idea can turn into disaster when Miss Ellie Henderson is involved. The woman is a master at getting into trouble. With the Christmas season in full swing, he has many opportunities to introduce her to prospective husbands. However, he gets the uncomfortable feeling that no one is worthy of the minx.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lara Wells. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/049305/bk_acx0_049305_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Evelyn Nesbit creates a fantasy world with friendly dragons, mean dragons, colorful dragons and even baby dragons! Find out if the princess gets rescued by her true love. Can the young king save his subjects from the hungry dragon he accidentally released? Enjoy Evelyn Nesbit's fabulous series of short stories beloved by children for over a hundred years. The stories include: 1. The Book of Beasts 2. Uncle James, or The Purple Stranger 3. The Deliverers of Their Country 4. The Ice Dragon, or Do as You are Told Edith Nesbit (1858 – 1924) was a British novelist, poet and magazine editor. Often called the "Queen of Children's literature", Nesbit published over 50 books for children, establishing a new genre. Generally, Nesbit's characters are real children in realistic environments, embarking on fantasy adventures with magical creatures, influencing the work of later writers like CS Lewis and JK Rowling. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bobbie Frohman, David Thorn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/alca/000030/bk_alca_000030_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This Series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and The Great War (World War I). In Part 2, you'll hear stories of the settlement of the Virginia Colony. 1. The Adventures of Captain John Smith2. More Adventures of Captain John Smith3. How the Colony Was Saved4. How Pocahontas Took a Journey Over the Seas5. How the Redmen Fought Against Their White Brothers6. How Englishmen Fought a Duel with Tyranny7. The Coming of the Cavaliers8. Bacon's Rebellion9. The Story of the Knights of the Golden HorseshoeHenrietta Elizabeth Marshall (1867 – 1941) was a British author, most famous for her works of history for children. For decades, Marshall's books were ubiquitous in schools and home libraries. Much of the popularity of her works stems from her talent for making history read like good storytelling. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorn, Bobbie Frohman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/alca/000045/bk_alca_000045_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.