Christmas on the Royal Yacht (Royal Scandals): Nicole Burnham
A humorous, heartwarming story. Seventeen-year-old Aurora Derubati has a stepsister she never knew about who plunges the family into financial problems. Aurora is left homeless with her younger siblings, relying on strangers in the dangerous streets of Sicily, Italy. Until she meets Adrien. He´s different from all her caretakers and makes her safety and security the priority. Aurora has her first crush. She is a sapiosexual and is ambivalent about her first love. Adrien is madly in love with her and jealous of her date. One Christmas Eve reveals who her true love is. 1. Language: English. Narrator: John Quinn. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/142382/bk_acx0_142382_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A Glimpse Behind Palace Gates The Barrali family has seen its share of scandals. But what of those who work for the famous royals? This collection of three romantic holiday tales takes you to the Barrali Winery, to an elegant royal yacht, and through the palace´s secret garden to experience the passions of those who serve. A Special Time of Year Christmas with a Prince: A Christmas wedding at the Famiglia Barrali Winery forces Holly Elliott to choose between two princes: one who holds a crown and one who could break her heart...but fulfill her every fantasy. Christmas on the Royal Yacht: When April Dietrich left New York to renovate Sarcaccia´s royal palace, she also left her lover. But when Rock Fournier is hired as head chef on the royal yacht, will it cook up trouble for both their careers? Christmas with a Palace Thief: Palace security chief Umberto Niro defends the royal family from all threats, internal and external. When he finds his ex-girlfriend, a confessed thief, in the queen´s closet, can he choose between duty and passion? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hollis McCarthy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/065193/bk_acx0_065193_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A superb collection of captivating short stories by leading classic writers, including: ´The Cone´ by H. G. Wells ´The Dream Woman´ by Wilkie Collins ´Fortunes Adrift´ by Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne ´The Kidnapping of Phil Altamore´ by Ella Hepworth Dixon ´The Table Under the Tree´ by E. Phillips Oppenheim ´In Yeddo Bay´ by Jack London ´The Man with the Canine Teeth´ by Edgar Wallace ´The Open Boat´ by Stephen Crane ´Make Westing´ by Jack London ´The Pope´s Mule´ by Alphonse Daudet ´The Old Ancient Ship´ by Morley Roberts ´The Yacht´ by Arnold Bennett ´The Village That Voted the Earth was Flat´ by Rudyard Kipling ´The Brute´ by Joseph Conrad ´Bound for Rio Grande´ by A. E. Dingle ´An Old Fashioned Christmas Eve´ by Peter Christen Asbjörnsen ´The Far Islands´ by John Buchan ´The High Seas´ by Elinor Mordaunt ´A Bohemian Bag´ by F. Anstey ´The 9.30 Up Train´ by Sabine Baring-Gould Plus many more gripping short stories by famous writers. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Cathy Dobson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/redd/001090/bk_redd_001090_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Death by Desire is Book 4 in the number-one best-selling Caribbean Murder series, following the FREE book, Death by Honeymoon ( Book 1), Death by Divorce (Book 2), and Death by Marriage (Book 3). In the midst of gorgeous St. Bart´s, a few days before Christmas, a Senator´s daughter is found stabbed and strangled on the beach - the day after her engagement party. While the rich and famous are pouring in to celebrate the holidays, the local police are desperate to keep it quiet and not cause an uproar. But the Senator´s family wants justice for their daughter, and they hire Cindy and Mattheus to solve the crime. As Cindy and Mattheus investigate, they meet the elite crowd surrounding the Senator´s family, an exclusive world of unimaginable wealth, of luxurious parties on yachts and private villas. They learn of all the people who may have wanted the young woman dead, all the jealousies and rivalries, the secret ex-es and affairs. They meet her devastated fiancé, her twin sister and her distraught Mom - all intent on the killer´s being found. They meet the corrupt police force, who wants them stopped, and a rich Russian mogul who controls half the island - and has his own agenda to bring down the senator. As they delve deeper, they learn the many secrets of this exclusive family and the young woman, and discover that all was not as perfect as it appeared to be. As they get close to the answers, Cindy faces personal danger, while at the same time her relationship with Mattheus grows deeper - and faces a crisis of its own. And as the two of them are about to leave the island, a sudden twist in events changes everything. Ultimately, they come to learn that on the pristine, perfect St. Bart´s, everything is not always as it seems to be. Books 5-8 in the series are now also available! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Fiona McGuinness. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/024752/bk_adbl_024752_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.