When Ruben and Jed find a dead body on the Rhode Island shore, they are certain it has something to do with smuggling liquor. It´s the 1920s, Prohibition and bootlegging is in full swing, and almost everyone in the shore community is involved. Suddenly, the boys find themselves involved as well: didn´t the dead man have something on him, and didn´t they take it? It isn´t long before Ruben is actually on the legendary Black Duck itself, caught in a war between two of the most ferocious prohibition gangs. Filled with resounding mystery and suspense by Newbery Honor winner Janet Taylor Lisle, Black Duck is original and enthralling historical fiction. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: David Ackroyd. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/000565de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
What is the truth about sex through a hole in the sheet? What are the Rabbis doing with the foreskins that are cut off? Why do women have to show their panties to a Rabbi? Did you know that the Rabbi sucks the blood of the circumcised penis of a baby? Have you heard there is a special way that Jews are supposed to put on their shoes? Why do Jews take a live chicken and swing it above their heads? Why do Jews bury their plates in the ground? You will be shocked by the strange practices of the Jewish community. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Stephen H. Marsden. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/032490de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Gabby´s brain is like a human fish finder. It comes in handy when she wants to avoid people. Mostly men. They seem to like her a bit too much. It´s lonely being different, but she´s adapted to it. Really. She just wishes she knew why she is different, though. In her search for answers, she discovers a hidden community of werewolves. She immerses herself in their culture, learning about their world until she meets Clay. He´s unkempt, prone to mood swings, and intense without saying a word, and he thinks Gabby is his. It´s going to take every trick she knows to convince Clay to go away - and every bit of willpower not to fall for him when she discovers the man beneath the rough exterior. Delve into a riveting world of werewolves and young women with unexplained abilities in Hope(less). Judgement has begun.... ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Julie McKay. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/026493de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In the small Cotswold village of Heyford Bassett, vicar´s wife Monica Noble throws a party for the village´s new residents. The guests include Margaret Franklyn and her philandering husband, Sean, a celebrity chef; her cartoonist beau; a retired Oxford don with a secret; a 40-something divorcee; and the owner of a chain of gyms. A shotgun blast heralds the discovery of Margaret Franklyn´s body, terrifying the community on whom, inevitably, suspicion falls. Who to blame? The husband? Monica´s daughter, who had been accused of stealing from the deceased? Monica swings into action with the local DI to save her daughter and solve the crime. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Karen Cass. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/isis/002429de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In the sweltering heat of a Montana July, the small town of Grandview readies for its annual Jamboree. The event is meant to celebrate community, but this year tensions boil over, threatening to tear the town, and a family, apart. Sam Kelvig, a third-generation resident, will do just about anything to protect Grandview from the influx of new oil money and the strangers chasing it. Meanwhile, his restless wife, Patricia, wearies of the constraints of marriage to a man who is so tied to his community; Sam´s estranged son, Norby, has reluctantly returned home despite the family´s struggle with accepting his sexuality; Henrik, Sam´s volatile brother, is looking for any easy opportunity; and Blanche, the family matriarch, only wants a bit of peace before she dies. As Jamboree goes into full swing, the disputes and desires of the Kelvigs - and their friends and neighbors - collide, fueled by both longtime resentments and an irrepressible hope to preserve their family and hometown. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Gordon Greenhill. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/007275de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When a young girl is abducted, fear and suspicion haunts the streets of Harrowfield. D.I. Jack Dylan ´s worst fears are confirmed when the body of Daisy Hind is found on a bleak windswept moor. As the murder investigation swings into action, another child is abducted and suddenly Dylan has to confront the possibility of a serial killer preying on children and solve the case before a third child is snatched. Dark and sinister, Deadly Focus is a gripping crime novel set in a close-knit Yorkshire community where secrets, suspicion, and menace lie at its heart. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Paul Ansdell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/caff/000001de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Im Labyrinth der Lust: Tagsüber lebt Fiona in einem tristen Reihenhaus. Nachts begibt sie sich als ´´Eule´´ auf die extravaganten Partys des Swinger-Netzwerks ´´Das Labyrinth´´ - eine eigene Welt hemmungslos ausgelebter Sexualität. Eines Abends aber geschieht etwas Schreckliches. Evi, eine Jugendfreundin von Fiona, und deren Vater werden in ihrem Haus brutal ermordet. Für Fiona bricht eine Welt zusammen, denn sie hat sich an besagtem Abend am Tatort aufgehalten. Könnte das Verbrechen mit dem ´´Labyrinth´´ zusammenhängen? Welche Rolle spielt die mysteriöse Gemma, die hinter der Sex-Community steht? Während Fiona weiter die immer ausschweifenderen Orgien besucht, kommt sie im Pulsschlag der Lust einer entsetzlichen Wahrheit auf die Spur... Audible weist darauf hin, dass dieser Titel für Hörer unter 18 Jahren nicht geeignet ist. Sprache: Deutsch. Erzähler: Irina von Bentheim. Hörprobe: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhde/002168de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digitales Hörbuch im AAX Format.
Nothing spells disaster like a meddling mother-in-law. Unfortunately for Kim Finley, hers has come to visit... indefinitely. Not that Kim couldn´t use the help: she recently returned to work, leaving the care of her 10-year-old twins to her new houseguest. What she didn´t count on was Miranda´s unwanted decorating tips and unending criticism. Kim´s husband, Derek, soon finds himself volleying between the woman he loves and the mother he can´t escape.With the increasing demands of his job as a Water Patroloman, Derek can barely keep from drowning. Winter may be drifting into the Finley household, but summer is in full swing in Deepwater Cove, and the members of the Tea Lovers´ Club intend to take full advantage. There are barbecues to plan, neighbors to help, and a new store owner to welcome. But when they lose the one person who brings them together, the community craves the calm only a summer breeze can bring. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Jill Shellabarger. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oasi/000335de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
THE STUDENT EQEDGE Facilitation and Activity Guide This Facilitation and Activity Guide is a companion tothe book The Student EQ Edge: Emotional Intelligence and YourAcademic and Personal Success . It offers faculty andfacilitators a hands-on resource for helping students reach theirpotential by tapping into the power of emotional intelligence. TheFacilitation Guide includes exercises and activities whichare designed to help students develop confidence, independence, theability to set and meet goals, impulse control, socialresponsibility, problem-solving skills, stress tolerance, and muchmore--all of which help improve academic success. The Guidealso contains a wealth of illustrative case studies, questions forstudent reflection, movie selections and TV shows that illustrateemotional intelligence, and a self-development plan. ´´The single best resource on emotional intelligence in studentaffairs, The Student EQ Edge: Student Workbook andFacilitation and Activity Guide are well organized,creative, and offer everything an emotional intelligencefacilitator would need in a fast-paced student affairs environment.The examples are soundly constructed and resonate with students.These materials are my go-to resources.´´--Candice Johnston,associate director of student leadership and organizations, WakeForest University´´If I were building a new course to improvestudent success, it would be founded on emotional intelligence. Allthe instruction in the world on ´study skills´ cannot touch theadvantages that come to students who are able to manage theiremotional intelligence. And the best news of all is that theseskills can be taught. EQ skills make the difference.´´ --RandyL. Swing, executive director, Association for InstitutionalResearch ´´This Facilitation and Activity Guide is particularlyuseful, offering options from which the facilitator can draw inpreparing assignments or learning community meetings. The focus onlearners´ needs, and particularly an authentic exploration of selfand purpose, is practical yet has the potential to draw students toa deeper understanding of self that will draw them to highperformance and contribution to others.´´--Dennis Roberts,assistant vice president for faculty and student services for theQatar Foundation