The kingdom of Albion is under threat from The Evil One. The elves have trusted the kingdom with a mystic device (the number seven) and have entrusted a wizard by the name of Radox The Green to find a hero to save the land, in the shape of Agar Son of Athar. The series consists of four half-hour episodes or ´´Chronicles´´, originally broadcast on BBC Radio 4 from November 25 to December 16, 1980 and was written by Andrew Marshall (2 Point 4 Children) and John Lloyd (Hitchhiker´s Guide to the Galaxy & QI). 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Callow. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/003017/bk_bbcw_003017_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Were you among the estimated 15 million worldwide viewers that immersed themselves in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana during the first month of Stranger Things being released on Netflix? Good news! Daniel Bettridge provides us with an ultimate fan guide on an A to Z journey from Atari to the Upside Down. So you can brush up on your knowledge and get ready for what´s yet to come! Providing an all new insight into one of the world´s most popular television programmes, Bettridge explores the show, its many themes and influences and so much more, giving you the inside information from an outsider´s perspective. Pop-culture writer (and Stranger Things super-fan) Daniel Bettridge is the author of Travel Guide to Westeros and has written for publications including The Times, The Guardian, The Independent and Vulture. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Laurel Lefkow. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/032079/bk_adbl_032079_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
1.´´A Guy Named Joe Bevilacqua´´ - Joe Bevilacqua goes on a search for other people with his name and discovers some uncanny coincidences. 2. ´´Father´s Day´´ - Joe Bevilacqua recounts how a volatile father´s gift led him to another father figure and an eventual career. 3. ´´Losing a Best Friend´´ - Joe Bevilacqua chronicles the rise and fall of a longtime friendship. 4. ´´Lessons from Daws Butler´´ - Joe Bevilacqua´s book passes on cartoon legend´s tricks of the trade. 5. ´´A Tribute to Joe Barbera´´ - Joe Bevilacqua, Leonard Maltin and Joe Barbera himself talk about the start of the Hanna-Barbera animation studio. 6. ´´Archiving Classic Animated Films and Cartoons´´ - Joe Bevilacqua reports on how some members of America´s animated film industry are building a new digital archive to preserve classic cartoon footage. 7. ´´The Kerrville Folk Festival´´ - Joe Bevilacqua reports on one of the longest-running open-air music events in North America. 8. ´´Threadgill´s Turns 70´´- Joe Bevilacqua reports on the 70th anniversary of Threadgill´s in Austin, Texas, the musical landmark that helped launch the career of many country and rock stars, including Janis Joplin. 9. ´´Artist Colony Celebrates its Centennial´´ - Joe Bevilacqua profiles the one hundred year old Byrdcliffe Arts Colony, nestled deep in the forest of Woodstock, N.Y. 10. ´´Math + Love´´ - Joe Bevilacqua tracks down his former math professor Ron Reummler to hear how math can explain lost love. 11. ´´A Valentine From Graham Nash´s MAC´´ - Joe Bevilacqua recounts how on February 12, 1996, an e-mail from rock legend Graham Nash´s MAC laptop triggered a series of bizarre coincidences, which led to the meeting of his future wife Lorie Kellogg. 12. ´´Living Within Your Means as a Choice´´ - When Joe Bevilacqua lost his job, he made some drastic changes to his lifestyle that turned out to be the best thing that could have happened to him. 13. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joe Bevilacqua, Joe Barbera, Leonard Maltin, Ray Campi, Burl Ives, Bud Abbott, Kenneth Threadgill, Janis Joplin, Willie Nelson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/watr/000027/bk_watr_000027_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Screams ring out in a madhouse as a man shoots his best friend in cold blood. What drives him to such a desperate act? Greed? Jealousy? Madness? Or a woman? A woman said to have mystical powers, in league with the darkest forces of the cosmos? Is the gunman’s testimony the invention of a calculating killer, or is he another victim of a supreme evil that lurks unseen among us? PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hpls/000034/bk_hpls_000034_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Did you know that U.S. military intelligence has a long history of working with psychics to try to discover enemy secrets? We examine this remarkable history, and take a deep dive into the paranormal - the scholars who study weird, uncanny experiences; and we´ll even hear a couple ghost stories. Also, what a ´´ghost tour´´ in Savannah, Georgia tells us about the history of slavery. [Original Broadcast Date: October 28, 2017] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Anne Strainchamps. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/tbon/181031/rt_tbon_181031_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Did you know that U.S. military intelligence has a long history of working with psychics to try to discover enemy secrets? We examine this remarkable history, and take a deep dive into the paranormal - the scholars who study weird, uncanny experiences; and we´ll even hear a couple ghost stories. Also, what a ´´ghost tour´´ in Savannah, Georgia tells us about the history of slavery. [Broadcast Date: November 1, 2017] 1. Language: English. Narrator: Anne Strainchamps. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/rt/tbon/171101/rt_tbon_171101_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Orson Welles both starred in and directed The Campbell Playhouse, a radio drama (1938-40) produced by Welles and John Houseman. The episodes include adaptions of classic novels and plays, as well as radio versions of the era´s popular films. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Orson Welles. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bnpp/000177/bk_bnpp_000177_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When a delirious Irishman arrives in a Cornish harbour, baker Mary Kneebone takes him in, and soon the sick and gullible are queuing at her door. A wry comedy about faith, love and redemption from outstanding Cornish playwright Annamaria Murphy. Starring Mary Woodvine, Barbara Jefford, Stephen Hogan, Alison Pettit, John O´Mahony and Charles Barnecut. First broadcast: BBC Radio 4, 25 March 2010. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mary Woodvine, Barbara Jefford, Stephen Hogan, Alison Pettit, John O ´Mahony, Charles Barnecut. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/006126/bk_bbcw_006126_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.