Dating Without an Agenda: Susannah Saccardo
Come back to the captivating coastal town of Hope Harbor. After a devastating layoff, attorney Eric Nash heads back to the town where he grew up - only to discover that his childhood home is being transformed into a bed-and-breakfast. Instead of plotting his next career move in peace, he´s constantly distracted by noise, chaos - and BJ Stevens, the attractive but prickly blonde architect and construction chief who´s invaded the house with her motley crew. As for BJ, her client´s son might be handsome, but after a disastrous romance, dating isn´t high on her agenda. Yet when they join forces to create a program for Hope Harbor seniors, might they also find healing, hope, and a new beginning themselves? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Therese Plummer. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/009499/bk_reco_009499_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When high school student Derrick Booker, the only black student at a posh Orange County high school, is accused of killing his white girlfriend, ex-college football hero and detective Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper into the murder. It doesn´t take long for Knighthorse to realize that not all is as it seems at tranquil Huntington High, from a band director who preys on the innocent to a vice-principal with a secret agenda of her own. Not to mention someone´s hired a professional killer to keep Knighthorse permanently off the case. As the investigation continues, Knighthorse´s personal life is shattered by the discovery of new evidence relating to his mother´s unsolved murder, a murder dating back 20 years. Reeling from the discovery, a determined Jim Knighthorse sets out to bring two killers to justice. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jason Starr. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lark/000174/bk_lark_000174_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Sierra Oliver´s flirting skills are virtually non-existent. Married young to her high school boyfriend, she hasn´t had much experience with men. Now single, she´s vowed to have some fun and do all of the things she´s missed. Falling in love and getting serious are not on the agenda. Casual relationships only. When she meets a handsome and charming man in a bookstore it´s nothing more than a pleasant encounter. She never expects to see or speak to him again so it´s a surprise to find out that he´s the director on her new movie. Ryan Ward has a well-earned reputation as a ladies man, dating one beautiful actress after another. She´d do well to stay far away from him. But the air crackles with electricity whenever Sierra and Ryan are in the same room. Her sister is encouraging her to go for it. Have a fun fling and then move on. No looking back. No hard feelings. Sierra is tempted but she has a feeling that Ryan is completely out of her league. A man like that is a sexy motorcycle while she´s still in training wheels… Does she dare take a chance on the hottest director in Hollywood?
Sunny´s not sure she´s even looking for Mr. Maybe, when her friends decide to find her Mr. Right. Sunny Vale considers herself a dog-loving, romance novel-loving homebody. But her life goes from dull to deadly when her book club fires her from her own love life and sets her up on six blind dates - one of whom might be with a murderer. More trouble arrives in the dead of night, in the form of Jake Landon, a mysterious stranger, who breaks into her neighbor´s house and possibly her heart. But Jake is packing more than a loaded gun in his well-fitting Levi´s. He brings an arsenal of secrets and plenty of heat to Sunny´s ho-hum summer. Jake Landon finds himself caught up in the capers of the sexy blonde in the house next door. But he has his own agenda, which doesn´t involve playing hero to a curvy second-grade teacher and babysitting her panty-puking puppy. He´s got other problems like fiery explosions, a missing person...and a parade of jerks Sunny insists on dating. Could Sunny´s Mr. Right be right under her nose? Even though Jake is gorgeous, likes her dog, and has abs she can crack an egg on, can she really go out with him if he´s just murdered her next door neighbor? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Stacey Glemboski. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/101781/bk_acx0_101781_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
On a frigid December night, Karen sits at the edge of Philadelphia´s Schuylkill River, dressed in a flowing gown, like a visitor from the distant past. A beautiful and shining young woman, she gazes up at a bone-white winter moon like a fairytale princess frozen in time. At first glance, one might not even notice that she is dead, coated in a glistening patina of ice. Homicide cops Kevin Byrne and Jessica Balzano take the lead on the case, uncovering a plethora of eerie clues, each more warped and spine-chilling than the last. Yet the identity of Karen´s pitiless killer remains a mystery. Then the next victim is found upriver at an abandoned waterworks, posed with an unlikely object in her clasped hands. Struggling to link the victims and make sense of the madman´s agenda, Byrne and Balzano follow his twisted trail, which stretches into a past of dark crimes forgotten by all but a few. Sifting through suspects and clues, they unearth a shocking secret history: a legacy of malevolence and cold-blooded retribution dating back 20 years. This razor sharp and jolting thriller from acclaimed author Richard Montanari coils back in time to deliver a fiendish mystery, a shattering revelation, and one hell of a wild ride. Lock your doors and turn up the lights. Montanari´s terrifying bedtime story will keep you up all night. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Scott Brick. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bkot/000981/bk_bkot_000981_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A man satisfied with his ´catch and release´ type of dating, until he meets the strong-willed woman he can´t throw back. And you thought the men were wild.... From Tiffinie Helmer, USA Today best-selling author of the Wild Men of Alaska series, comes the first in the series Wild Women of Alaska. This time he´s fishing for forever.... From the moment Treat meets the new Deputy Chief of Dutch Harbor Seana Brogan, he´s caught, and that´s before she arrests him. Unfortunately his love ´em and leave ´em ways have proceeded him, and Treat suddenly finds himself in uncharted waters with Seana easily resisting his charms. Fighting to get Seana to take his intentions seriously will be the most challenging fishing he´s ever done. She refuses to bite.... No matter how tempting Treat Devereux seems, Seana knows the captain of the Sea Wolf is nothing but trouble - the kind of trouble that could cost her, not only her heart, but also her job. The last thing she needs is to hook up with the town´s notorious bad boy. Not when she must prove to all the naysayers that she was hired as Deputy Chief based on her own merits and not because of who her father is. While this Deadliest Catch town is taking bets on how long she´ll last, the Real Housewives of Dutch Harbor have their own agenda, and they´re experts at tying people in knots. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Rebecca Vaughn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/020490/bk_adbl_020490_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A set of three #1 bestselling mystery novels featuring private investigator, Jim Knighthorse, including: Dark Horse: When high school student Derrick Booker, the only black student at a posh Orange County high school, is accused of killing his white girlfriend, ex-college football hero and detective Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper into the murder. It doesn´t take long for Knighthorse to realize that not all is as it seems at tranquil Huntington High, from a band director who preys on the innocent to a vice-principal with a secret agenda of her own. Not to mention someone´s hired a professional killer to keep Knighthorse permanently off the case. As the investigation continues, Knighthorse´s personal life is shattered by the discovery of new evidence relating to his mother´s unsolved murder, a murder dating back twenty years. Reeling from the discovery, a determined Jim Knighthorse sets out to bring two killers to justice. The Mummy Case: Private investigator Jim Knighthorse takes on a very, very cold case. When historian Willie Clarke dies of mysteriously of dehydration in the California deserts, ex-football hero Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper - and discovers a shocking connection to one of the West´s oldest mysteries. Over a hundred years ago, an unnamed cowboy was murdered in the California desert and, due to freak weather conditions, would become mummified within twenty-four hours. Now known to the world as Sylvester the Mummy and displayed in a creepy curiosity shop, Sylvester and historian Willie Clarke will be forever linked in mystery. That is, unless private investigator Jim Knighthorse can survive long enough to untangle one of the West´s greatest unsolved murders. Hail Mary: In this third book of the series, Private investigator Jim Knighthorse finds himself on the trail of his mother´s killer, a cold case spanning two decades. While on the hunt, he takes ... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jason Starr. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lark/000205/bk_lark_000205_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Maddy Carson is a mass of contradictions. She loves her job as Script Supervisor on a hit TV show, but hates ´´Hollywood´´. Super-organized and down-to-earth, Maddy is clearly one of the best at her job, and her strict dating rule - ´´No Actors!´´ - helps her keep focused on her career. However, a budding relationship with Craig, one of the executives at her company, may even propel her into the big leagues. Could Wolf County, her beloved hometown in the mountains, be saved from a financial crisis by creating a reality show featuring the eccentrics in the small ski village? Maddy is determined to try, even when she learns that Craig´s agenda doesn´t exactly line up with her altruistic goal. Meanwhile, Maddy still has a full-time job to manage, her family to deal with, and a gorgeous new actor, Adam Devin, determined to wear down her resistance. Eventually Maddy must learn to break all her self-imposed rules and simply follow her heart. Scared Scriptless offers an engagingly relatable heroine, laugh-out-loud humor, and a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at how television is made. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alison Sweeney. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hach/001838/bk_hach_001838_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Sophomore year is here and Zoe Lake has a new outlook on life: No more drama, no more angst, and no more near-death experiences. After a lazy summer, where the only thing to get her blood pumping was resident lothario werewolf Aric Winters, Zoe returns to Covenant College with three new roommates and a few old distractions. Despite an uneasy entry into this new world, Zoe manages to bond with new roommate, Kelsey, and tolerate the boy crazy Matilda. That´s when Laura - the roommate who was supposed to be the easiest to get along with - develops a jealous attitude and a secret agenda. Before she even realizes what´s happening, Zoe is thrust into another dangerous supernatural situation - and Laura is at the center of it. When Matilda and Laura join a witch sorority, Zoe finds herself scrambling against time to extricate her easily influenced roommates before a virtual magic armageddon descends on the campus. When you compound that with Aric´s sudden secret meetings, Brittany´s insistence on dating her ex-boyfriend, and Rafael´s new romantic interest in her, Zoe realizes that a drama-free life may not be in the cards for her. That´s all on top of Zoe´s own powers - which continue to grow and draw interest from the campus monster hunters and supernatural factions. When the showdown finally comes, and all the factions are revealed, someone big will die. The question is: By whose hand? Note: These books are full of sarcasm and are a little bit snarky - so read only if you like to laugh and you like a little fun in your paranormal. This is the third book in the Covenant College young adult series. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Angel Clark. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/071085/bk_acx0_071085_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.