Playing Possum: Sookie Stackhouse brings enough birthday cupcakes for her nephew's entire class but finds she's one short when the angry ex-boyfriend of the school secretary shows up. "Dahlia Underground": Venerable vampire Dahlia Lynley-Chivers survives an attack by an anti-vampire terrorist group, only to show them they tried to blow up the wrong bloodsucker. "Two Blondes": Harris dispatches Sookie Stackhouse on a weekend getaway with an errand to a strip club that involves more than Sookie bargained for. "Death by Dahlia": Harris takes vampire Dahlia Lynley-Chivers to a lavish party that turns deadly. And with so many different creatures of the night in attendance, Dahlia will have a hard time identifying the most likely suspect. "If I Had a Hammer": An original story featuring Sookie, JB, Tara and Sam "Playing Possum" was first published in the anthology An Apple for the Creature, edited by Charlaine Harris and Toni L.P. Kelner. "Dahlia Underground" was first published in the anthology Crimes by Moonlight: Mysteries from the Dark Side, edited by Charlaine Harris. "Two Blondes" was first published in the anthology Death's Excellent Vacation, edited by Charlaine Harris and Toni L.P. Kelner. "Death By Dahlia" was first published in the anthology Down These Strange Streets, edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. "If I Had a Hammer" was first published in the anthology Home Improvement: Undead Edition, edited by Charlaine Harris and Toni L.P. Kelner. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Angela Dawe, Natalie Ross, Amanda Ronconi, Nicola Barber. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/004965/bk_brll_004965_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Beloved New Orleans storyteller Coleen Salley inspired countless children to embrace the joys of reading with her riotously funny—and distinctly Southern—children’s books. With the fourth book in the series, the late author presents readers with one more romp through the lively world of everybody’s favorite possum. Epossumondas wants to listen to Mama, but it’s so hard to remember everything. So Epossumondas heads into the swamp he was warned about—and there he’ll have to do what possums do best if he is to escape trouble with the legendary loup-garou. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Cynthia Darlow. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/004489/bk_reco_004489_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Ollie must learn to be brave, or end up a bowl of soup.Ollie Mackerelli is determined to face his fear of the dark, once and for all, but he gets more than he bargained for when his therapist turns out to be an actual monster. To make it even worse, Ollie is transformed from a boy to a possum and locked in a cage.With no way to call for help, Ollie must learn to be brave (with the help of some furry friends), or he will be the main course.Adventurous and imaginative, Brave Ollie Possum is the debut children's story from author and screenwriter Ethan Nicolle. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ethan Nicolle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/196434/bk_acx0_196434_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fans of E.B. White and Dick King-Smith will adore this heartwarming and funny animal adventure by the award-winning author of Counting by 7s. Mama has trained up her baby possums in the ways of their breed, and now it's time for all of them - even little Appleblossom - to make their way in the world. Appleblossom knows the rules: She must never be seen during the day, and she must avoid cars, humans, and the dreaded hairies - sometimes known as dogs. Even so, Appleblossom decides to spy on a human family - and accidentally falls down their chimney! The curious Appleblossom, her faithful brothers (who launch a hilarious rescue mission), and even the little girl in the house have no idea how fascinating the big world can be. But they're about to find out! With a tight-knit family and a glimpse at the world from a charming little marsupial's point of view, this cozy animal story is a classic in the making. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dustin Hoffman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/001873/bk_lili_001873_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There's no business like show business! And for the Awesome Possum Family Band, they're about to get their big break! The youngest possum wants to join in the music making but doesn't know his talent… To be a part of the family showbiz, Possum Number Nine tries to discover his special gift. Is it painting, presenting, or playing the drums? Find out in Jimmy Osmond's inspiring “tail” about the importance of family and following your dreams. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Brooks. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/023865/bk_acx0_023865_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Possum prepping is different from normal prepping because your focus is on sustainable, long-term survivalism with a slant toward self-sufficiency. A detailed explanation of using country wisdom along with frugalness and modern technology to be able to adapt and thrive both before and after a disaster is included. Detailed descriptions of traps and snares as well as other food procurement techniques. The audiobook uses a modern, hands-on approach of utilizing common household items to enable the average person actually to take a box, a cooking bag, and a piece of cordage and be able to feed themselves and purify water. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Greg Lengacher. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/030037/bk_acx0_030037_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The next breakout star in the grand tradition of Southern literature! A debut that introduces the most charming, mischievous, unforgettable heroine since Scout Finch. Possum Porter has had it with change. First she lost Mama, leaving a hole nothing can fill. And now, instead of trying to return to some kind of normal, Daddy's sending Possum to school. A real school, where you have to wear SHOES. Where some Yankee teacher will try to erase all the useful things Mama taught Possum during their lessons at home. So Possum comes up with a plan. If she can prove that she already knows everything worth knowing, Daddy will let her quit school and stay where she belongs. She won't have to deal with snooty classmates or worry about tarnishing Mama's memory. But unfortunately, Possum doesn't shoot to the top of the class like she expected. Even worse, the unmarried Yankee teacher seems to have her eyes on someone...Possum's daddy. With time running out, Possum decides to do something drastic to get away from school - and get Daddy out of Ms. Arthington's clutches - or risk losing everything that's keeping her broken heart glued together. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Haven Burton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/schc/000792/bk_schc_000792_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There are lots of brushtail possums at Animal Haven and Fur Bag is the resident mischief maker. But when Ringlet the female ringtail possum is rescued, she needs special care and attention, and the Aussie Angels make sure she gets it. Then another ringtail is rescued from a flooded river and nearly causes a terrible disaster, but Boris Boola, who'd secretly like to be one of the Angels if only he could, and Carol the Camel save the day! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Melissa Eccleston. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/boli/001832/bk_boli_001832_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In The Adventures of 'Unc Billy Possum, 'Unc Billy is a new arrival in the Green Forest. He finds he is lonesome in his new home. His almost uncontrollable urge for fresh eggs gets him in trouble with Farmer Brown's boy, and he soon discovers that he has good friends in the Green Forest. Thornton W. Burgess was a conservationist and author of children's stories. He loved the beauty of nature and its living creatures so much that he wrote about them for 50 years. By the time he retired, he had written over 170 books and 15,000 stories for a daily newspaper column. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tom S. Weiss. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/mike/001405/bk_mike_001405_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.