Mimi auf der Stanz:Der ganz normale Dating-Wahnsinn. 1. Auflage Bella Sorriso
Isabella Barca is great at organizing - not so great at keeping her nose out of trouble. When Bella goes to work as Mrs. Wilder´s assistant, the opportunity of a lifetime pops up: travel with Gerri to another planet, a shifter planet, and help Gerri find a lion king his mate. Alyx Treyvaal isn´t known for being patient. A lion doesn´t ask for help. A lion doesn´t apologize. And he most certainly does not purr. But once he meets Bella, he finds himself doing all of the above... except for purring. He will not purr. With wolves stirring all kinds of trouble for them and a cousin who would like to shred Bella to ribbons, things are not simple for the couple. Not at all. One thing´s for sure, when his mate is taken and threatened, the entire planet will hear the alion king´s roar. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lauren Sweet. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/040381/bk_acx0_040381_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A hilarious and refreshingly honest foray into modern dating, Age, Sex, Location is B ridget Jones´s Diary for HBO´s Girls generation. The last thing twenty-eight-year-old Lauren is looking for is love, so why do the men she´s dating assume she´s searching for The One? With men running for the hills, Lauren takes drastic action and turns her love life into an experiment, vowing to follow the advice of a different dating guide every month. From releasing her inner siren to swearing off sex completely, Lauren will follow The Rules and play The Game, all with the help of her disapproving best friend and her newly loved-up housemate. But as she searches for the holy grail of no-strings sex minus the heartache, Lauren soon realizes that dating is more complicated than just swiping right - and that the things you run from tend to always catch up with you... Praise for Age, Sex Location : ´Great fun - a gripping read and very touching´ Marian Keyes ´So smart and sassy but with a great big heart, too. You´ll go through this book as quickly as Lauren ´´swipes left´´ on her iPhone´ - Naomi Wood, author of Mrs Hemingway ´Funny, fresh, sassy and totally captures the dating zeitgeist. If you loved Girls , you´ll love this!´ - Katy Regan, author of The Story of You ´With some brilliant one-liners, great dialogue and a main character you want to go out drinking with - this book was a winning combination for me. If you like your chick-lit edgy, cool and genuinely funny then look no further.´ - Rosie Blake, author of How to Get a (Love) Life ´Honest, funny and cringingly relatable.´ Glamour ´Funny and honest this is a refreshing look at the modern dating scene´ Essentials ´Laugh-out-loud funny´ Elle ´Melissa´s engaging voice and sharp humour lift this above other dating novels´ Bella ´A clever premise, wittily delivered in upbeat, wisecracking style. Lauren´s encounters provide a colourful snapshot of modern men and dating mores, while her breezy promiscuity makes Bridget Jones look positively nun-like. All good, dirty fun - and there´s a great twist to how she gets her guy in the end. American Pimentel writes lyrically of her adopted city, and her insights into the British are as spot-on as they are hilarious´ Daily Mail ´Witty frank and candid, this book takes the reader on a hilarious tour throught the world of modern dating´ Heat ´Frank, refreshing...such a satisfying read´ Stylist Melissa grew up in a small town in Massachusetts in a house without cable and therefore much of her childhood was spent watching 1970s British comedy on public television. At twenty-two, she made the move to London and has lived there happily for ten years, though has sadly never come across the Ministry of Funny Walks. Before meeting her fiance, she spent much of her time trawling the London dating scene for clean, non-sociopathic sexual partners and blogging about it, which became the inspiration for her first novel. These days, she spends much of her time reading in the various pubs of Stoke Newington and engaging in a long-standing emotional feud with their disgruntled cat, Welles. She works in publishing.
Bella Meeting him was a fluke. Dating him was a mistake. Watching him become a drug addict put me through hell. Running was my only option. Jackson I´m running from my demons and when I find out she´s trying to escape her past, I know what I have to do. One broken cop. One woman fighting for her life. A fragile love. Sinister secrets that threaten to tear them apart. They´ve been to hell. The hard part will be finding their way back together. Contains mature themes. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joe Hempel, Melissa Moran. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/tant/010542/bk_tant_010542_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
James is 34 and fed up. His six-year relationship with Adam has imploded, he hates his job making up celebrity gossip, and his best friend Bella has just announced she´s moving to Russia. Adrift and single in loved-up London, James needs to break out of his lonely, drunken comfort zone. Encouraged by Bella, he throws himself headlong into online dating, blogging each encounter anonymously as the mysterious Romeo. After meeting a succession of hot/weird/gross men, James has fans and the validation he´s always craved. But when his wild night with a closeted Olympian goes viral and sends his Twitter-fame through the roof, James realises maybe, in the search for happy-ever-after, some things are better left un-shared. Seriously, wherefore art thou Romeo.... From Justin Myers, author of sensational blog The Guyliner, this razor-sharp and cringingly candid account of one man´s quest for ´The One´ is as sad, fearless and funny as dating itself. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joe Jameson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/twuk/001508/bk_twuk_001508_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Stephen Mangan and Claire Skinner star in all four series of the popular BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. Bill works as an economist in a right-wing institute giving succour to bankers and businessmen. Bella teaches yoga, waters the plants in Canary Wharf and holds Proust seminars for retirees. Years ago they shared a flat before Bill got married and moved to America. Now he´s back and feeling a little off-kilter, so he decides to rekindle his friendship with Bella. Once a month they get together for lunch, where they talk about everything from politics to Proust, parenting and the perils of online dating. The only thing they never discuss is how much they love each other.... In Marcy Kahan´s delightful ´´platonic romantic comedy´´, we join Bill and Bella as they meet, eat and disagree about everything; and over the course of four series, we learn their hopes and dreams and listen in as their lives change direction. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Stephen Mangan, Claire Skinner. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/002699/bk_rhuk_002699_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Hoping for smooth sailing the ladies of Ten Beach Road confront choppy seas.... Forced to rent out or lose their beloved Bella Flora after the loss of their renovation-turned-reality-TV show Do Over, Maddie, Nikki, Avery, Kyra, and Bitsy move into cottages at the Sunshine Hotel and Beach Club believing the worst is over. Only to discover just how uncertain their futures really are. Maddie struggles with the challenges of dating a rock star whose career has come roaring back to life while Nikki faces the daunting realities of mothering twins at 47. Avery buries herself in a tiny home build in an attempt to dodge commitment issues, and Kyra battles to protect her son from the Hollywood world she once dreamed of joining. And Bitsy is about to find out whether the rewards of seeking revenge will outweigh the risks. Luckily, when the going gets tough, the ladies of Ten Beach Road know that their friendship - tried and tested - can chase away the darkest clouds and let the sun shine in. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Amy Rubinate. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/peng/003909/bk_peng_003909_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From the USA Today best-selling author of Sunshine Beach, a story of four women trying to rebuild more than their lives. Before you can fix it up, you might have to tear it down.... Embroiled in a battle to regain control of their renovation turned reality TV show, Do Over, Maddie, Avery, Nikki, and Kyra find themselves holding tight to the frayed ends of their friendship and relationships. Maddie must face the realities of dating a rock star once again topping the charts and deal with her hapless ex-husband while Avery is caught up in family drama even as she attempts to transform a tiny cottage into a home for the newly impoverished heiress who helped bankroll their last renovation. Put on bedrest, a hugely pregnant Nikki can´t quite believe love can last or trust in her own maternal instinct. And Kyra, who has secretly put Bella Flora at risk in an attempt to salvage Do Over, must decide whether to accept a desperately needed bailout from her son´s famous father that comes with far too many strings attached.... But friendship is made for times like these, to keep each other - and their dreams - from crumbling. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Amy Rubinate. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/peng/003014/bk_peng_003014_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Past and present collide when an Alzheimer´s patient´s fragile memory holds the key to solving mysteries dating back to World War II-including a long lost secret love affair. Music professor Gus LeGarde is just doing a favor for a friend when he agrees to play piano for church services at a local nursing home. He doesn´t expect to be drawn into a new friendship with an elderly Alzheimer´s patient dubbed ´´the music man´´ or to stumble across a decades-old mystery locked inside the man´s mind. Octogenarian Kip Sterling doesn´t know his own name - but he speaks Gus´s language, spouting jazz terms like ´´cadence´´ and ´´riff.´´ He´s also obsessed with ´´his Bella,´´ but nobody knows who she is. When Kip is given a new drug called Memorphyl, he starts to remember bits and pieces of his life. Gus learns Bella was Kip´s first and only love, but their relationship was shrouded in scandal. Intrigued, Gus agrees to help search for her. Could she still be alive? Horrified when the miracle drug suddenly stops working and patients begin to backslide, Gus panics. Can he help Kip find his beloved Bella before all the memories disappear? 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Kudler. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/026426/bk_acx0_026426_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.