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Fairy Tales & Folklore Audiobooks in Kids

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  1. People of Abandoned Character Audiobook People of Abandoned Character
  2. Box 88 Audiobook Box 88
  3. Help Yourself: Three scalding stories from the bestselling author of AMERICAN WIFE Audiobook Help Yourself: Three scalding stories from the bestselling author of AMERICAN WIFE
  4. A Nurse's Story: My Life in A&E During the Covid Crisis Audiobook A Nurse's Story: My Life in A&E During the Covid Crisis
  5. Mantel Pieces: Royal Bodies and Other Writing from the London Review of Books Audiobook Mantel Pieces: Royal Bodies and Other Writing from the London Review of Books
  6. A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and A Vision for the Future Audiobook A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and A Vision for the Future
  7. The Thursday Murder Club: The Record-Breaking Sunday Times Number One Bestseller Audiobook The Thursday Murder Club: The Record-Breaking Sunday Times Number One Bestseller
  8. The Boy from the Woods: New from the #1 bestselling creator of the hit Netflix series The Stranger Audiobook The Boy from the Woods: New from the #1 bestselling creator of the hit Netflix series The Stranger
  9. Us Three Audiobook Us Three
  10. Grown-Ups Audiobook Grown-Ups
Wicked Twist of Fate Audiobook

Wicked Twist of Fate

Author: Gina Lamanna Narrator: Allyson Ryan Release Date: September 2020

The end is near. Detective Danielle DeMarco is challenged with her most intense case yet, and along with it, she inherits a host of personal problems. When a sorcerer is found dead in The Emporium, a spell shop brimming with magical potions, elixirs, and tinctures, Dani and her new tagalong, Primrose, are on the case.However, work turns personal when someone close to Dani is poisoned. To make matters worse, another of Detective DeMarco's closest friends vanishes, her boyfriend is hiding something, and there is a new threat to the borough more dangerous than any in history.For Dani, it's no longer about simply wrapping up any single case. If she doesn't find out what's going on behind the scenes-and fast-there will be no more Wicked to defend.

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The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez: A Novel Audiobook

The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez: A Novel

Author: Rudy Ruiz Narrator: Rudy Ruiz Release Date: September 2020

In the 1950s, tensions remain high in the border town of La Frontera. Penny loafers and sneakers clash with boots and huaraches. Bowling shirts and leather jackets compete with guayaberas. Convertibles fend with motorcycles. Yet amidst the discord, young love blooms at first sight between Fulgencio Ramirez, the son of impoverished immigrants, and Carolina Mendelssohn, the local pharmacist’s daughter. But as they’ll soon find out, their bonds will be undone by a force more powerful than they could have known. Thirty years after their first fateful encounter, Fulgencio Ramirez, RPh, is conducting his daily ritual of reading the local obituaries in his cramped pharmacy office. After nearly a quarter of a century of waiting, Fulgencio sees the news he’s been hoping for: his nemesis, the husband of Carolina Mendelssohn, has died. A work of magical realism, The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez weaves together the past and present as Fulgencio strives to succeed in America, break a mystical family curse, and win back Carolina’s love after their doomed youthful romance. Through enchanting language and meditations about the porous nature of borders—cultural, geographic, and otherworldly—The Resurrection of Fulgencio Ramirez offers a vision of how the past has divided us, and how the future could unite us.

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A Cathedral of Myth and Bone: Stories Audiobook

A Cathedral of Myth and Bone: Stories

Author: Kat Howard Narrator: Madeleine Lambert Release Date: September 2020

Kat Howard has already been called a "remarkable writer" by Neil Gaiman, and her "dark and enticing" (Publishers Weekly) debut novel, Roses and Rot, was beloved by critics and fans alike.Now you can experience her collected shorter works, including two new stories. In these stories, equally as beguiling as her novels, Howard expands into the enchanted territory of myths and saints, as well as Arthurian legend, with a novella set upon a college campus, retelling the story of King Arthur through women's eyes.Captivating and engrossing and adorned in gorgeous prose, Kat Howard's stories are a fresh and stylish take on fantasy.

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Animal Wife Audiobook

Animal Wife

Author: Lara Ehrlich Narrator: Eileen Frances Stevens Release Date: September 2020

"In villages where women bore most of the weight of a constricted life, witches flew by night on broomsticks," said Italo Calvino of the way imagination bridges the gap between everyday existence and an idealized alternative. The fifteen stories of Animal Wife are each about girls and women who cross this threshold seeking liberation from family responsibilities, from societal expectations, from their own minds. A girl born with feathers undertakes a quest for the mother who abandoned her. An indecisive woman drinks Foresight, only to become stymied by the futures branching before her. A proofreader cultivates a cage-fighting alter ego. A woman becomes psychologically trapped in her car. A girl acts on her desire for a childhood friend as a monster draws closer to shore. A widow invites a bear to hibernate in her den. Animal Wife was selected as the winner of the Red Hen Fiction Award by New York Times bestselling author Ann Hood, who says "From the first sentence Animal Wife grabbed me and never let go. Sensual and intelligent, with gorgeous prose, it made me dizzy with its exploration and illumination of the inner and outer lives of girls and women."

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Die Märchen Box (Andersen, Die Schneekönigin / Hauff, Das kalte Herz / Die schönsten Märchen der Rom Audiobook

Die Märchen Box (Andersen, Die Schneekönigin / Hauff, Das kalte Herz / Die schönsten Märchen der Rom

Author: Hans Christian Andersen, Wilhelm Hauff Narrator: Angela Winkler, Christian Rode Release Date: September 2020

Wilhelm Hauff 'Das kalte Herz', Hans Christian Andersen 'Die Schneekönigin', Clemens Brentano 'Das Märchen von dem Witzenspitzel', Eduard Mörike 'Der Bauer und sein Sohn', Novalis 'Die Geschichte von Hyazinth und Rosenblütchen' und andere. Gelesen von Christian Rode, Angela Winkler, Martin Seiffert.

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Grimms Märchen (Ungekürzte Lesung) Audiobook

Grimms Märchen (Ungekürzte Lesung)

Auch nach 200 Jahren erfreuen sich die Märchen der Brüder Grimm großer Beliebtheit. Immer noch leiden wir mit Aschenputtel mit, lachen über den Froschkönig oder freuen uns über die Liebe von Jorinde und Joringel. In dieser hochwertigen Sammlung erzählt das Who ist Who der deutschen Sprecher-Elite die besten Märchen nach ... Aschenputtel * Schneewittchen * Dornröschen * Die sieben Raben * Frau Holle * Rapunzel * Brüderchen und Schwesterchen * Rotkäppchen * Die Gänsemagd * Rumpelstilzchen * Der treue Johannes * Jorinde und Joringel * Hans mein Igel ...

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Wish: Aladdin Retold Audiobook

Wish: Aladdin Retold

Author: Demelza Carlton Narrator: Mary Sarah Release Date: September 2020

A sultan's daughter. A pretend prince. Can a genie make all their wishes come true? Once upon a time... When Princess Maram and street rat Aladdin meet in the marketplace, sparks fly, and Aladdin swears to move heaven and earth in order to make the lovely courtesan his wife. He steals a magic lamp with a genie inside, thinking all his troubles are over...only to find they have barely begun. Can Aladdin win the princess's hand without losing his head? Romance a Medieval Fairytale series: Each book is a standalone, so they can be read in any order: Enchant: Beauty and the Beast Retold Dance: Cinderella Retold Fly: Goose Girl Retold Revel: Twelve Dancing Princesses Retold Silence: Little Mermaid Retold Awaken: Sleeping Beauty Retold Embellish: Brave Little Tailor Retold Appease: Princess and the Pea Retold Blow: Three Little Pigs Retold Return: Hansel and Gretel Retold Wish: Aladdin Retold Melt: Snow Queen Retold Spin: Rumpelstiltskin Retold Kiss: Frog Prince Retold Hunt: Red Riding Hood Retold Reflect: Snow White Retold Roar: Goldilocks Retold Cobble: Elves and the Shoemaker Retold Float: Enchanted Horse Retold Steal: Forty Thieves Retold Call: Pied Piper Retold Feather: Swan Maidens Retold

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Grito de maguey Audiobook

Grito de maguey

Author: Filo De La Llata Narrator: Filo De La Llata Release Date: September 2020

Don Picudo del Agaveray, líder jimador de los campos de agaves, ha mantenido durante años felices a sus trabajadores y sembradíos de agave alrededor de la nación. Sin embargo, un misterioso poder le da uso de razón y poderes especiales a Maguey Ilustre y Cosquilla, un peculiar agave el cual decide crear una red para poderse comunicar por método de las raíces entre los demás agaves. Esto genera que todos los agaves se den cuenta de la situación servil que sufren, y gracias a Cultivador Espinez y su esposa, la Cultivadora Josefina Hortaliza de Espinez, deciden crear un grupo para crear autonomía propia y liberarse de la esclavitud, organizando los agaves en conjunto, liderados también por el Maguey Nacho Aquiende. Por desgracia, una traición hace que el plan de independencia sea descubierto, así que el líder de los Magueyes decide dar un grito de Maguey que es el comienzo de una saga de independencia. No te pierdas la primera entrega de Grito de Maguey, una historia monocotiledónea independentista del corte buena onda.¡Te invitamos a escucharlo!

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The Black Swan Audiobook

The Black Swan

Author: Mercedes Lackey Narrator: Eva Wilhelm Release Date: August 2020

After his wife's untimely death, a powerful sorcerer dedicates his life to seeking revenge against all womankind. He turns his captives into beautiful swans-who briefly regain human form by the fleeting light of the moon. Only Odette, noblest of the enchanted flock, has the courage to confront her captor. But can she gain the allies she needs to free herself and the other swan-maidens from their magical slavery? A monumental tale of loyalty and betrayal, of magic good and evil, of love both carnal and pure, and of the duality of human nature, The Black Swan is a rich tapestry which is sure to become an all-time masterpiece of fantasy.

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Anthem of the Dwarf King Audiobook

Anthem of the Dwarf King

Author: Charley Case, Martha Carr, Michael Anderle Narrator: Austin Rising Release Date: August 2020

Finn, Penny, and Mila are melding as a team, but the cost of victory is mounting: hellhounds, ass whoopings, and a few random deaths. It's been a long day.What would the Duke do?The Dark Star already snatched the damaged Anthem away before the Huldu could destroy the ship.Can the bad guys put it back together and finish us off?Finn is determined to stop them and get his ship back, but it's being stored at the bottom of a lake-and everybody knows Dwarves hate water.There's also the wrinkle of a bounty on their heads. Nice one, Dark Star!

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The Elemental's Magic Audiobook

The Elemental's Magic

Author: Martha Carr, Michael Anderle Narrator: Caitlin Kelly Release Date: August 2020

Maggie's still searching for answers. What happened to her missing childhood friend? Who's been behind all the strange robberies? Why can't Bernie change back from being a talking raccoon?It doesn't help that the Earth is trying to kill her and swallow her into its depths.Can the Austin detective find the other Elementals and fix the great machine to continue the quest? They're only a few steps ahead of Simon Wesley and his dark magic.Can Maggie stay alive and complete the quest to bring the five Elementals together and decide of the fate of the Earth??

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The Red Prince: A Fairy Tale Audiobook

The Red Prince: A Fairy Tale

Author: Hamish Gordon Narrator: Hamish Gordon Release Date: August 2020

In the peaceful land of Pallelonia, sad Queen Lesinda yearns in vain for a child of her own. Then a wise old woman living deep in the forest tells the queen of a white rose growing in an enchanted grove. The magic rose will grant Lesinda her wish, if only she can follow the old woman's instructions to the letter, but alas! The spell sets off a chain of events that conjures the terrible Red Prince, whose dreadful deeds and ghastly appetites will threaten the very future of Pallelonia itself... Beautifully written and enchantingly told, this is a fun fairy-tale perfect for car trips and bedtimes.

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