Saints and Monsters in Medieval French and Occitan Literature:Sublime and Abject Bodies Huw Grange
Some things are best left unseen... Welcome to Harborsmouth, where monsters walk the streets unseen by humans...except those with second sight, like Ivy Granger. Ivy Granger´s second sight is finally giving her life purpose. Ivy and her best friend Jinx may not be raking in the dough, but their psychic detective agency pays the bills - most of the time. Their only worry is the boredom of a slow day and the occasional crazy client - until a demon walks through their door. Demons are never a good sign... A demon attorney representing the water fae? Stranger things have happened. And things are about to get very, very strange as a bloodthirsty nightmare hunts the city of Harborsmouth. There´s blood in the water...kelpies have a reputation for eating humans. Unfortunately, kelpies are the clients. When an Unseelie faerie this evil stalks the waterways of your city, you have to make hard choices. The lesser of two evils... Shadow Sight is the first novel in the Ivy Granger urban fantasy series by E.J. Stevens. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Traci Odom. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/006435/bk_acx0_006435_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An seinem elften Geburtstag erfährt der Waisenjunge Harry Potter, dass er - wie seine Eltern - ein Zauberer ist, und beginnt seine Ausbildung an der berühmten Zaubererschule Hogwarts. Dort freundet er sich mit Ron Weasley und Hermine Granger an und kommt mit ihnen einem Geheimnis auf die Spur. Irgendjemand scheint etwas stehlen zu wollen, dass hinter einer geheimen Tür von einem dreiköpfigen Monster bewacht wird. Da niemand ihnen glauben will, müssen sie selbst ermitteln ...
Three more adventures for everyone´s favourite transtemporal Adventuress and her long-suffering travelling companion, Panda. ´The Iris Wildthyme Appreciation Society´. Written by Cavan Scott. Panda isn´t happy. One minute he´s due to be crowned an intergalactic hero, with concubines galore, and the next Iris is dragging him to the planet Trull, the 42nd-century equivalent of Milton Keynes. As Iris becomes the hottest celeb in the galaxy, little do they know that everyone on Trull is about to die.... ´Iris Rides Out´. Written by Guy Adams. Thomas Carnacki, the famed Edwardian Ghost Finder, faces his most terrifying challenge yet. Not only must he rid Mocata Grange of hideous apparitions and rampaging pig-monsters, he must also avoid the advances of that hellcat Iris Wildthyme. Will any of them get through the night alive? ´Midwinter Murders´. Written by George Mann. People are dropping like flies in the Warwickshire village of Midwinter Leys, and the number one suspect is Iris Wildthyme. Can Inspector Nettles and Sergeant Spartan find the real culprit before more loveable locals are murdered in increasingly bizarre ways? And will Panda ever get his pork pie? Directed by Gary Russell. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Katy Manning, David Benson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000234/bk_bgfn_000234_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
He Was Taught How To Kill Even behind bars, serial killer Harvey Day Smith exudes menace. Psychologist Jolene Granger has agreed to hear his dying confession, vowing not to let the monster inside her head. And Harvey has secrets to share - about bodies that were never found, and about the apprentice who is continuing his grisly work.... And Now He´ll Teach Them He buries his victims alive the way his mentor Harvey did, relishing their final screams as the earth rains down. And as one last gift to the only father he knew, he´ll make the most perfect kill of all. How To Die Everything about this investigation is unnerving Jo, from Harvey´s fascination with her to the fact that she´s working alongside Texas Ranger Brody Winchester, her ex-husband. Harvey´s protégé is growing bolder and more vicious every day. And soon the trail of shallow graves will lead them to the last place Jo expected, and to the most terrifying truth of all.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jean Alexander. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/015997/bk_adbl_015997_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In Fathomless, the greatest predator the world has ever known is coming home in 2016. Carcharodon megalodon. The largest and most fearsome predator to have ever existed on our planet. Rumours of its existence in our modern oceans have persisted for centuries. Now, in a new adventure, the rumours explode into brutal and terrifying reality in Fathomless, by Greig Beck. Baranof Island, Gulf of Alaska, 1952. Jim Granger is searching for a place of legend. Known as Bad Water by the island´s elders, it´s reputed to be home to many dangerous creatures. Through a seam in a cliff face, Jim finds what he seeks. He also finds, too late, that the water demon he was warned about is horrifyingly real. Today Cate Granger is following in her grandfather´s footsteps. Along with a team of scientists and crew, she accidentally releases a creature from Earth´s primordial past into today´s oceans. The giant megalodon shark follows its instinct and a genetic memory of a home that existed millions of years ago along the Californian coast. Nothing is safe on or below the water as the monster stakes its claim on the world´s oceans. Now Cate and her team must do battle with a creature that has no rival, knows no fear, and regards humans as nothing more than prey. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sean Mangan. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/boli/002846/bk_boli_002846_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.