Erscheinungsdatum: 24.01.2016, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Plummeting, Piste & Playing Possum (and other stories), Autor: Jones, Martin, Verlag: Lulu.com, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: FICTION // General, Rubrik: Belletristik // Romane, Erzählungen, Seiten: 102, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 161 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
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.
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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.
In a moving, dramatic conclusion to his four New York Times best-selling Mother Angelica books, Raymond Arroyo completes the saga of this singular nun with his most intimate book yet. Here are Mother Angelica's spiritual battles in her cell - including encounters with the devil. Revealed for the first time is the personal request Mother made of God - which sheds light on her long silence. Here are the unrevealed episodes of hilarity and inspiration; from playing possum (to avoid undesirable visitors to her room), to undertaking a secret trip to the far East, to blessing her nuns as they leave her care to create new monasteries, Mother Angelica's spunky spirit shines through the narrative. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Raymond Arroyo. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/sant/000220/bk_sant_000220_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Jimmy Skunk is slow and avoided by his neighbors because of the perfume that Mother Nature has given him for protection. But his perfume doesn't keep Peter Rabbit from playing a trick on both Jimmy and Reddy Fox. When Jimmy thinks Reddy has pulled the joke, Reddy gets a dose of Jimmy's perfume as punishment. Most folks think Reddy Fox deserves what he gets because he is always trying to catch and eat Jimmy's friends. When Jimmy learns that Peter Rabbit has played the trick on him instead of Reddy Fox, he decides to teach Peter a lesson. Later in the story, Jimmy meets Unc' Billy Possum and the two of them get into a spat. Jimmy teaches Unc' Billy (and us) a lesson about getting angry. As with all Thornton Burgess books, Jimmy Skunk leaves listeners with positive morals and values. 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/001548/bk_mike_001548_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Includes a never-before-published Sookie Stackhouse story! What could be scarier than the first day of school? How about a crash course in the paranormal from Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner, editors of Home Improvement: Undead Edition? Your worst school nightmares - taking that math test you never studied for, finding yourself naked in school assembly, not knowing which door to enter - will pale in comparison to these 13 original stories that take academic anxiety to whole new realms. In number-one New York Times best-selling author Charlaine Harris’s story "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. When her guardian, Kate Daniels, sends her undercover to a school for exceptional children, teenaged Julie learns an all-new definition of "exceptional", in New York Times best-selling author Ilona Andrews' "Magic Tests". For those who like fangs with their forensics, New York Times best-selling author Nancy Holder offers "VSI", in which FBI agent Claire is tested as never before in a school for Vampire Scene Investigation. And in New York Times best-selling author Thomas Sniegoski's "The Bad Hour", Remy Chandler and his dog Marlowe find evil unleashed in an obedience school. You'll need more than an apple to stave off the creatures in these and nine other stories. Remember your first lesson: Resistance is fruitless! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Angela Dawe, Luke Daniels. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/004172/bk_brll_004172_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Neue 7 als Vorbote zum Album im August 2017nnWährend einer Mathestunde in der Kleinstadt Lititz, Pennsylvania, findet 2009 etwa folgende Konversation statt: Yo, Connor, ich habe gehört, du spielst Bass Yo, da hast du richtig gehört Yo, lass uns eine Band gründen. So fasst zumindest Ex-Gitarrist Mark Larson, die Unterhaltung seiner Bandkollegen Connor Jacobus (Bass) und Rob Grote (Vocals) im Interview Magazine zusammen. Kurz darauf stoßen er selbst und Drummer Braden Lawrence hinzu und nennen sich The Districts. Mit der wachsenden Zahl von Auftritten steigt auch The Districts' Ehrgeiz, selbst Songs zu schreiben. 2012 veröffentlichen sie zuerst eine EP, noch im selben Jahr ihr Debüt Telephone. Für die Aufnahmen leihen sie sich Geld von ihren Eltern und bekommen im Studio Unterstützung von Local-Natives-Mitglied Taylor Rice. Mittlerweile scheint weniger Classic Rock Inspirationsquelle zu sein, sondern Bluesrock-Künstler wie My Morning Jacket oder Ryan Adams Glück und das Internet sind den Amerikaner daraufhin wohlgesonnen: Dank prominenter Platzierung beim Social-News-Aggregator Reddit klicken Hundertausende 2013 auf eine Studiosession von Funeral Beds. Das Label Fat Possum ziert sich nicht lange und nimmt die Jungs im selben Jahr unter Vertrag. Mit Plänen fürs College ist es erstmal vorbei. Bei ihrer Labelpremiere verlieren sie nichts an sprödem, juvenilem Sound und erinnern an die 00er Tage der Strokes, Kooks oder Mumford & Sons. aus www.laut.de/The-Districts Ordinary Day deals with a sort of personal alienation and the realization that you and the world you've existed in have changed. Sort of the feeling of coming through a tunnel and having no way of relating to things in the same way as before. It was written in late summer/early fall and came together quite naturally....Personal lives were in flux and we were sitting around philly losing our minds. The Districts, a Philadelphia four-piece, return with their first piece of music since their 2015 album, A Flourish and a Spoil. Ordinary Day, mixed by John Congleton (St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, Explosions in the Sky), gives us a glimpse of what's to come. NPR Music describes the new song as B-side is a cover of Leonard Cohen's legendary song 'Lover, Lover, Lover'. The band's Robby Grote comments, 'Ordinary Day' deals with a sort of personal alienation and the realization that you and the world you've existed in have changed. Sort of the feeling of coming through a tunnel and having no way of relating to things in the same way as before. It was written in late summer/early fall and came together quite naturally... Personal lives were in flux and we were sitting around Philly losing our minds. The Districts are currently putting the finishing touches on a new album coming out later this year via Fat Possum. Next month, they'll begin playing those songs live for the first time at select shows around SXSW before heading on an April headline run. A European tour will follow in May including a stop at The Great Escape. The band will also perform at Osheaga in Montreal in August. A full list of dates is below with more to be announced soon. TRACKS: 1. Ordinary Day - 04:45 2. Lover, Lover, Lover - 04:41