Based on the real-life adventures of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House on the Prairie is the third book in the award-winning Little House series, which has captivated generations of readers. This edition features the classic black-and-white artwork from Garth Williams. Laura Ingalls and her family are heading to Kansas! Leaving behind their home in the Big Woods of Wisconsin, they travel by covered wagon until they find the perfect spot to build a little house on the prairie. Laura and her sister Mary love exploring the rolling hills around their new home, but the family must soon get to work, farming and hunting and gathering food for themselves and for their livestock. Just when the Ingalls family starts to settle into their new home, they find themselves caught in the middle of a conflict. Will they have to move again? The nine books in the timeless Little House series tell the story of Laura´s real childhood as an American pioneer, and are cherished by readers of all generations. They offer a unique glimpse into life on the American frontier, and tell the heartwarming, unforgettable story of a loving family.
Based on the real-life adventures of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House in the Big Woods is the first book in the award-winning Little House series, which has captivated generations of readers. This edition features the classic black-and-white artwork from Garth Williams. Little House in the Big Woods takes place in 1871 and introduces us to four-year-old Laura, who lives in a log cabin on the edge of the Big Woods of Wisconsin. She shares the cabin with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters Mary and Carrie, and their lovable dog, Jack. Pioneer life isn´t easy for the Ingalls family, since they must grow or catch all their own food as they get ready for the cold winter. But they make the best of every tough situation. They celebrate Christmas with homemade toys and treats, do their spring planting, bring in the harvest in the fall, and make their first trip into town. And every night, safe and warm in their little house, the sound of Pa´s fiddle lulls Laura and her sisters into sleep. The nine books in the timeless Little House series tell the story of Laura´s real childhood as an American pioneer, and are cherished by readers of all generations. They offer a unique glimpse into life on the American frontier, and tell the heartwarming, unforgettable story of a loving family.
Precious Ramotswe has always idolised her father, the late Obed Ramotswe. She feels that she knows all about his life - but does she? Sometimes our parents surprise us, and we discover that things were not quite what we thought them to be. And the same goes for Mma Makutsi, Mma Ramotswe´s feisty assistant, who also makes certain discoveries about her own past that cause some surprise. The placid world of the No 1 Ladies´ Detective Agency is further disturbed by the arrival in Gaborone of somebody whom Mma Ramotswe - and Mr J.L.B. Matekoni, for that matter - definitely do not want to see. Of course calm eventually prevails - as it always does in the timeless world of these remarkable ladies. Tea is served, and life continues.
From the publisher of the USA TODAY bestselling & #1 Amazon bestselling Timeless Romance Anthology series in Clean & Wholesome Romance, comes A Holiday In Bath. Three brand new Regency Romance novellas by Julie Daines, Caroline Warfield, and Jaima Fixsen Other books in the Timeless Regency Collections: Autumn Masquerade A Midwinter Ball Spring in Hyde Park Summer House Party A Country Christmas A Season In London Falling for a Duke A Night In Grosvenor Square 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sarah Zimmerman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009566de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A MERRY DANCE by Josi S. Kilpack. When Lila overhears her uncle talking about a man coming to look for property in the county, she doesn´t think twice, until her uncle says he hopes Lila will find enough interest to marry the man. How can she marry someone named Mortimer Luthford, not to mention that his advanced age of thirty-three, and especially since she´s already in love with her absent cousin Neville? But when Mortimer arrives, Lila has to try every trick known to women to act not interested in the rather fascinating man, which proves a very difficult façade to maintain. UNMASKING THE DUKE by Donna Hatch. The last thing Hannah Palmer wants to do is flirt with men in a crowded ballroom, but when her sister throws a Masquerade Ball, Hannah can´t say no to the invitation and takes comfort behind a mask. She dances with a charming masked man, matching him wit for wit. When the glorious evening culminates in a kiss, and the two remove their masks, Hannah is horrified to discover the man she´s been flirting with all night is her most despised neighbor, the Duke of Suttenberg. No matter how charming the duke was at the ball, and how wonderful the kiss, he is the last man she´d ever accept. WHAT´S IN A NAME by Nancy Campbell Allen. Penelope Timely has a terrible secret. She´s been writing letters to the Duke of Wilmington, pretending to be her ever-proper twin sister, Persephone. Now, the duke has written that he´ll be coming for the Autumn Masquerade Ball and Festival. Penelope will have to continue the charade while the duke is in town in order to protect her sister. The Duke of Wilmington isn´t fooled for a moment, but instead of confessing that he knows about the deception, he finds himself utterly charmed by Penelope and jumps into the game of deception to see how far the twin sisters will take it. Other Timeless Regency Collections: A Midwinter Ball, Spring in Hyde Park, Summer House Party, A Country Christmas 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sarah Zimmerman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009253de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A timeless collection of classic short stories by some of the master storytellers of the world. Old Iron by Stacy AumonierOdour of Chrysanthemums by D. H. LawrenceThe Idiot by Arnold BennettMiss Harriet by Guy de MaupassantRed Hanrahan by W. B. YeatsThe Doll´s House by Katherine MansfieldThe Devil´s Spectacles by Wilkie CollinsThe Model Millionaire by Oscar WildeMiss Bracegirdle does her Duty by Stacy AumonierThe Piece of String by Guy de MaupassantGlad Ghosts by D. H. LawrenceJuxtapositions by Stacy AumonierMoti Guj ¿ Mutineer by Rudyard KiplingThe Famous Race between the Hearse and the Steamroller by Sidney KeyesThe Lost Ship by W. W. JacobsOld Fags by Stacy AumonierThe Dead Hand by Wilkie Collins 1. Language: English. Narrator: Cathy Dobson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/redd/000245de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
After the battle in Italy, Joseph tries to live a normal life, but that´s just not in the cards for him. He´s engaged to the Illuminator´s sister Jenna, has a Fallen Angel bodyguard, and plans on adopting the cutest five year old anyone´s ever seen. If that isn´t enough to keep anyone busy, now Joseph´s home is under attack by reporters and protestors. After a frightening incident that leaves his house in ashes, he decides he´s had enough. It´s war. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Goldstrom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/002571de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Join three bestselling regency romance authors, Heidi Ashworth, Annette Lyon, and Michele Paige Holmes, for three new regency romance novellas in A Midwinter Ball. Much Ado About Dancing by Heidi Ashworth. Two years have passed since Lord Northrup declared his intentions for Miss Analisa Lloyd-Jones and forbade any other man to court her. Angry at the neglect, Analisa stopped reading his letters, never even breaking the seals. Tired of waiting, Analisa joins the house party at Mrs. Smith´s famous country home, determined to find a beau. When Lord Northrup unexpectedly joins the party, Analisa discovers she is no longer repulsed by the man who first laid claim to her hand. Sweeter Than Any Dream by Annette Lyon. Olivia Wallington is firmly established as a spinster, but that doesn´t stop her from dreaming about the perfect man. Ever since her father´s death, Olivia has been forced into seclusion by her mother. When her brother and his wife come for a visit, they discover the extent to which she lives under their mother´s thumb. With their help, Olivia sneaks out to attend a local ball, where she meets Edward Blakemoore. For a few divine moments, all of her dreams seem possible. But even someone like Mr. Blakemoore would be hard pressed to get past Mrs. Wallington´s fortress of protection - or past Olivia´s pride. An Invitation to Dance by Michele Paige Holmes. Lady Ella has been isolated on her father´s estate since her mother´s death as her father travels the world. When Alex Darling arrives with a letter from her long-dead fiancé, and a demand that she travel to London for a series of engagements, Ella thinks her father instigated the strange demands and agrees. In London, she discovers the truth behind her fiancé´s death, and that new love might be possible in the arms of the most unexpected man. Other Timeless Regency Collections: Autumn Masquerade, Spring in Hyde Park, Summer ... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sarah Zimmerman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009272de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Constantine Ostas, a university professor, is spending his holidays at his home village with his family. One very hot noon on August the 13th, he gets his books and archives and lies down in the garden under the shady pergola. There, he is overwhelmed by thoughts that turn into vivid memories and bring him back exactly 12 years ago at the same place. His memories begin from the day that he, as a graduate of the university, visits the house of his fellow villager Helen, who is a student at the School of Philosophy in the University of Athens and to whom he had been closely acquainted two years ago. The memories are interrupted abruptly when the scene of the tragedy at the rocks is introduced. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Les Lingle Productions. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062231de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Emily arrives at Westbury Hall with a job to do. She´s to clean and conserve all of the books in the impressive library, preserving them for future generations. Not long into her stay at the house, she bumps into the night guard, George. She´d expected an old balding guy with a comb-over, so the hunky chap she actually meets is a very pleasant surprise. The introductions complete, George leaves Emily in peace to get on with her job. But when a falling photograph sets off a chain reaction of ghostly events, Emily and George are thrown together in order to find out who - or what - is causing them. Their investigation uncovers a tragic past, a lost love, and a stunning secret. Please note: This is a revised and extended version of a previously published title, Love Through Time. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Louisa Middleton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062322de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.