In Fated, 16-year-old Scarlet Paine struggles to understand what’s happening to her, as she wakes and realizes she’s becoming a vampire. Alienated from her parents and her friends, the only person she has left to turn to is Sage, the mysterious boy who has quickly become the love of her life. Yet Sage, whose house she finds boarded up, is nowhere to be found.Scarlet, alone in the world, with nowhere left to turn, seeks out her friends and tries to reconcile with them. All seems to be patched up when they invite her to join them on a trip to an abandoned island in the Hudson - but as things get out of hand and Scarlet’s true powers are revealed, who her friends and enemies are becomes more confusing than ever.Blake, still interested in her, tries to make amends. He seems sincere, and Scarlet is confused as she has to grapple with whether to be with Blake or to wait for Sage, who is nowhere to be found.When Scarlet finally finds Sage, they have the most romantic time of her life; yet it is tinged with tragedy, as Sage is dying, with but a few days left to live.Kyle, meanwhile, turned into the only other vampire left in the world, is on a murderous rampage, seeking Scarlet; Caitlin and Caleb consult with Aiden, and they each embark on different missions - Caleb to stop and kill Kyle, and Caitlin, to the famed Yale University library, to research the ancient relic rumored to both cure and kill vampires for all time.It is a race against time, and it may be too late. Scarlet is changing rapidly, barely able to control what she’s becoming, and Sage is dying with each passing moment. As the book culminates in an action-packed, shocking twist, Scarlet will be left with a monumental choice - one that will change the world forever. Will Scarlet make the ultimate sacrifice to save Sage’s life? Will she risk everything she has for love? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kati Fredlund. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/151756/bk_acx0_151756_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Esther Norman has beauty, money, social status, and a handsome and successful husband with two adorable children. She lives seemingly without a care in the world, wanting for nothing and receiving everything. Poor Esther can´t catch a break even when Mary Frost is out of the picture. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dora Gaunt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/039702/bk_acx0_039702_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This volume contains 11 books of poems and observations by Thomas Weston and spans the period of 2006-2010. Mr. Weston is noted for his biting wit and sarcasm that pierces through the hypocrisy that so often characterizes present-day America. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David K. Aycock. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/036607/bk_acx0_036607_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Many people are either uneasy or actually afraid of influencing or trying to persuade others on a range of topics. Public speaking remains one of the most feared activities, even for people who do not describe themselves as shy or quiet. This book will help readers overcome either the uneasiness or actual fear of influencing or persuading people to purchase, donate, join, vote, commit or perform a desired action or behavior, or to adopt a desired practice or belief through communicating with them in public. Eleven Steps to Getting What You Want helps the reader overcome fear and uneasiness when it comes to persuading others to alter their behaviors or beliefs by offering scientifically proven communication strategies and tactics with sample ?scripts? that can easily be altered for various situations. But more than that, it offers a framework for determining that your tactics are ethical. While most of the strategies will support persuasion and influence in work settings, the principles and behaviors that are most effective can be adapted to personal and familial life as well. Charles Larson lays the groundwork for honing those skills that will assist readers most in achieving their goals.
Jean-Jacques Metz : Urbain’s band book 2 - La pratique orchestrale à l’école - Livre de l’élèveCe second volume d’Urbain’s band book est la continuité de notre précédent ouvrage pédagogique.Nous vous proposons, après une initiative exclusivement orale, un chemin vers l’écriture et la lecture musicales.Dans UBB1, le répertoire est intégralement composé autour des musiques actuelles.Dans UBB2, le répertoire baroque fait son apparition.Ces deux esthétiues, baroque et musiques actuelles ont été choisies car l’expérience m’a monté qu’elles étaient les mieux à même de faire acquérir en profondeur et ”naturellement” les fondamentaux nécessaires à la technique instrumentale de nos instruments : sonorité, tessiture, tonicité et liberté du jeu des enfants...Ces pièces permettent également de jouer en grand groupe et rapidement à plusieurs voix.Enfin, il est important de rappeler que cette méthode s’adresse à des enfants entre 7 et 11 ans.
0311 is the United States Marine Corps designation for a rifleman, Marines who are the backbone of the fighting organization. Team Leader Nathan Carter and SAW Gunner Travis McGrath are two riflemen and brothers-in-arms in Afghanistan who try to find a balance between their personal lives and the battlefield. But no matter the hurdles they face, the loyalty they have for each other and their fellow Marines comes first. Christopher Bast is a combat veteran of the United States Marine Corps, having served as an 0311 Rifleman and Scout for the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion out of Camp Pendleton, California. He deployed to Afghanistan in 2010, then again in 2011-12. He would leave the Marine Corps in 2013 with an honorable discharge at the rank of Corporal. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Eric Bryan Moore. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/143221/bk_acx0_143221_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Amy returns to Flesh. Enough is enough. Amy decides to hunt Lucian down and find out what gives. He´s played with her heart, made her think that he cared, and then completely ignored her. And she´s not going to let him get away with it. If sneaky is what gets the job done, then Amy is going to do what it takes to make sure that Lucian can´t keep avoiding her. She plans to catch him completely off-guard on his own turf and give him a taste of the pain he´s been serving her all this time. The question is, will he even feel it? Heat level: Mild. This is the 11th installment in an episodic series. Each short installment is perfect for when you´re waiting at appointments or have a few extra minutes to spare. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Veronica Pace, Robert Coltrane. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/074772/bk_acx0_074772_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.