What do a penguin, a pigeon, and a peacock have in common? They’re all birds! But do you know what makes a bird a bird? Listen to this audiobook to find out! Learn all about reptiles, insects, mammals, and other animal groups in the Meet the Animal Groups series - part of the Lightning Bolt Books™ collection. With high energy, Lightning Bolt Books™ bring nonfiction topics to life! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Intuitive. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lrnr/000378/bk_lrnr_000378_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Seventy-five minutes of laughter, anecdotes, and memories from cricket´s best-loved umpire. Now collected for the first time on one audiobook, here are brilliant highlights from Dickie Bird´s three best-selling recordings: My Autobiography, White Cap and Bails, and An Evening with Dickie Bird. From his childhood in Barnsley to his hilarious experiences with Test cricketers, such as Ian Botham, Geoffrey Boycott, Merv Hughes, and Allan Lamb, and his own emotional farewell at Lord´s, here are the best stories from cricket´s favourite storyteller. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dickie Bird. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hodd/000118/bk_hodd_000118_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A Circle of Birds is a children´s audiobook that tells the tale of a privileged bird who leads a sheltered life, while the other birds in the village try to improve their lot in life. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Glenn Hascall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/009980/bk_acx0_009980_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The foolish bird. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Brauner. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/092340/bk_acx0_092340_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Bird is determined and patient. So patient that she’s been hiding out behind a farmhouse for weeks waiting for Cecil. Bird misses her bedroom, her friends, and especially her mother. But more than that, she misses the feeling of family, and that means finding Cecil, the stepfather who abandoned them. But the longer Bird stays in Alabama, the less hidden she becomes. She’s discovered by Ethan, a boy whose heart problems have kept him sheltered from kids his own age. And she’s discovered by Jay, a boy who is filled with a sadness that lightens whenever he spends time with Bird. Bird finds that her loneliness is starting to lighten too. And her feeling of family is changing. What will she do when she finally finds Cecil? And how will Bird’s, Jay’s, and Ethan’s hearts be mended? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Chantale Hosein, Kamahl Palmer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/001443/bk_lili_001443_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Poor young Robin loses his kite at the beach, but shortly after discovers a bottle washed ashore containing a torn paper bird. Taking it home with him, he is unaware of the magical power this paper bird possesses. Soon he is carried away on a journey that will affect the lives of both the Boy and the Bird. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Juliet Prew. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/novo/000014/bk_novo_000014_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Slow Birds tells the story of a strangely idyllic world that is plagued by mysterious invaders. Dubbed slow birds, because the cylindrical objects fly at the rate of only a few feet per minute, the artifacts are a complete mystery. Jason Babbidge´s life is inexorably changed and linked to the slow birds when his brother, Daniel, climbs aboard a slowbird shortly before it disappears into the unknown. Watson´s story deals with Jason´s quest for his brother and later the revelation that comes to him as he climbs aboard a slow bird of his own. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jim Bond. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/atxt/000008/bk_atxt_000008_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The author of The Ransom of Black Stealth One returns with an international thriller about a fighter plane, known as the Butcher Bird, that is designed to assassinate with a laser beam that targets and boils a human brain in seconds. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Woren. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/007015/bk_adbl_007015_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Entrenched secrets, mysterious spirits, and an astonishing friendship weave together in this extraordinary and haunting debut. Nothing matters. Only Bird matters. And he flew away. Jewel never knew her brother Bird, but all her life she has lived in his shadow. Her parents blame Grandpa for the tragedy of their family´s past; they say that Grandpa attracted a malevolent spirit - a duppy - into their home. Grandpa hasn´t spoken a word since. Now Jewel is 12, and she lives in a house full of secrets and impenetrable silence. Jewel is sure that no one will ever love her like they loved Bird, until the night that she meets a mysterious boy in a tree. Grandpa is convinced that the boy is a duppy, but Jewel knows that he is something more. And that maybe - just maybe - the time has come to break through the stagnant silence of the past. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Amandla Stenberg. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lili/001672/bk_lili_001672_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Look up into the starry sky on the night of the full moon and you´ll see...a bird? A plane? No...a little boy! Eight-year-old Mary Bird has discovered a secret: Her four-year-old brother Billy can fly! Floating around his room is bad enough, but when he takes off out an open window, Mary´s sure disaster isn´t far behind. She may be right! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sophie Thompson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/boli/002225/bk_boli_002225_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.