The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Jack and Annie must find the four things that will free an enchanted dog named Teddy from a spell. Their quest leads them to a ship lost at sea, the Great Plains, the forests of India, and the Australian Outback. It´s a difficult and dangerous mission, but Jack and Annie will do anything to help their new friend, Teddy! Books in this set include: Tonight on the Titanic (#17), Buffalo Before Breakfast (#18), Tigers at Twilight (#19), and Dingoes at Dinnertime (#20). Did you know that there´s a Magic Tree House book for every kid? Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!
Why did Titanic sink as quickly as it did? Two of the greatest wreck divers in the world, the heroes of Shadow Divers, solve the mystery of history´s greatest wreck. Titanic´s Last Secrets peers into the lives of scientists, financiers, adventurers, and industrialists to bring readers a thrilling and revelatory work of history and contemporary adventure. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Henry Leyva. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hach/000164/bk_hach_000164_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Three days into the maiden voyage that would end in disaster, a passenger is found dead inside a locked cabin - the victim of a murder. Jacques Futrelle, author of the popular ´´Thinking Machine´´ mysteries, is asked to use his knowledge of criminology to conduct a quiet investigation. Adding to the delicate nature of the inquiry is a suspect list that reads like a Who´s Who of high society - and every single one of them has a motive for murder. Accompanied by his intrepid wife, May, Futrelle pursues leads all over the palatial ship in what would prove to be his greatest - and final - mystery. Once again, author Max Allan Collins creates an astonishing work of historical fiction in this vivid, enthralling account of the Titanic’s fateful passage. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christopher Lane. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/004531/bk_brll_004531_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a titanic figure among the world´s great authors, and The Brothers Karamazov is often hailed as his finest novel. A masterpiece on many levels, it transcends the boundaries of a gripping murder mystery to become a moving account of the battle between love and hate, faith and despair, compassion and cruelty, good and evil.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a titanic among the world´s great authors, and The Brothers Karamazov is often hailed as his finest novel. A masterpiece on many levels, it transcends the boundaries of a gripping murder mystery to become a moving account of the battle between love and hate, faith and despair, compassion and cruelty, good and evil. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tim Pigott-Smith. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/naxo/000246/bk_naxo_000246_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a titanic figure among the world´s great authors, and The Brothers Karamazov is often hailed as his finest novel. A masterpiece on many levels, it transcends the boundaries of a gripping murder mystery to become a moving account of the battle between love and hate, faith and despair, compassion and cruelty, good and evil. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Constantine Gregory. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/naxo/000851/bk_naxo_000851_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It is the long, oppressive summer of 1912. Four months ago the RMS Titanic was lost to the Atlantic. In Europe the drumbeats of war grow louder. These things have yet to touch Mr. Sherlock Holmes who, estranged from Dr. Watson, lives in reclusive retirement on the South Downs. The world’s foremost criminal investigator has turned his back on the past, hiding from the world and thinking himself immune to its excesses. Yet he is about to be faced by an old friend, to encounter the most hated man in England and to grapple with the painful implications of the Titanic disaster. More troubling still, he will be forced to try to solve a new and unexpected mystery - one of the most diabolical and fiendish murders with which he has ever been confronted.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nicholas Briggs, Richard Earl, Michael Maloney, Tracey Childs, Toby Longworth. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000038/bk_bgfn_000038_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In the gripping sequel to Sleeping Giants, which was hailed by Pierce Brown as ´´a luminous conspiracy yarn...reminiscent of The Martian and World War Z´´, Sylvain Neuvel´s innovative series about human-alien contact takes another giant step forward. As a child Rose Franklin made an astonishing discovery: a giant metallic hand buried deep within the earth. As an adult she´s dedicated her brilliant scientific career to solving the mystery that began that fateful day: Why was a titanic robot of unknown origin buried in pieces around the world? Years of investigation have produced intriguing answers - and even more perplexing questions. But the truth is closer now than ever before when a second robot, more massive than the first, materializes and lashes out with deadly force. Now humankind faces a nightmare invasion scenario made real, as more colossal machines touch down across the globe. But Rose and her team at the Earth Defense Corps refuse to surrender. They can turn the tide if they can unlock the last secrets of an advanced alien technology. The greatest weapon humanity wields is knowledge in a do-or-die battle to inherit the Earth, and maybe even the stars. 1. Language: English. Narrator: full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/004888/bk_rand_004888_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From acclaimed author Steve Robinson comes a bold new Jefferson Tayte mystery. On a foggy night in 1914, the ocean liner Empress of Ireland sank en route to England and now lies at the bottom of Canada’s St Lawrence River. The disaster saw a loss of life comparable to the Titanic and the Lusitania, and yet her tragedy has been forgotten. When genealogist Jefferson Tayte is shown a locket belonging to one of the Empress´ victims, a British admiral’s daughter named Alice Stilwell, he must travel to England to understand the course of events that led to her death. Tayte is expert in tracking killers across centuries. In The Lost Empress, his unique talents draw him to one of the greatest tragedies in maritime history as he unravels the truth behind Alice’s death amidst a backdrop of pre-WWI espionage. This is the fourth book in the Jefferson Tayte mystery series, but can be enjoyed as a stand-alone story. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Vance. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/006512/bk_brll_006512_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
´´You are allowed 3 days...´´ The publication of a mysterious book on the history of witchcraft is at the center of a dark and terrifying mystery. It´s a race against time as Edward Dunning must try to unravel the secret of the ancient runes, and a demonic curse placed upon him by the evil Magnus Karswell - played by legendary film star David Warner (The Omen, Titanic). A classic chiller brought to life in this terrifying adaptation of the M.R. James classic! Cast: David Warner (Karswell), Anthony D.P. Mann (Dunning), Terry Wade (Rhodes), Anne-Marie Bergman (Mme. Somnambula), Steven Spencer (The Professor), Dave Hudson (Cabby #1 / Porter), Nikolas Yuen (Freder / Cabby #2 / The Demon). Music by Brent Holland 1. Language: English. Narrator: full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009437/bk_brll_009437_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.