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.
Tex and Indi make peanut butter and birdseed feeders for birds and hang them on a tree. The birds come to eat until Cow scares them away. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Highlights for Children. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hich/001831/bk_hich_001831_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In The Golden Bird, a king who has been robbed of a golden apple commands his gardener´s sons to watch the tree. Seeing that the thief is a golden bird, the youngest son tries to shoot it but only knocks a feather off. Fascinated by the feather, the king decides he wants the whole bird. The gardener´s son and his two brothers must make fateful choices in what turns into a fearsome quest to capture the bird. 1. Language: English. Narrator: George Newbern. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/drms/003751/bk_drms_003751_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.
Eight-year-old Mariah Graystone likes making shadow puppets on the wall while she tells stories to her younger sister, Ariana. One night, Mariah creates a shadow bird - and she comes to life! Shadow Bird flies around the girls’ house and becomes injured after a harrowing encounter with Muffins, their cat. The sisters must think of a way to nurse Shadow Bird back to health - and get her back to her shadow world! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Melissa Smith. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/121819/bk_acx0_121819_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.