Booka Audiobooks brings you, for the first time in English and accompanied by an original music score, The Life of Lazarillo of Tormes. This is the book that founded a literary genre during the Spanish Golden Age: the picaresque novel. Lazarillo is a boy of humble origins. After his stepfather is accused of thievery, his mother asks a wily blind beggar to take Lazarillo on as his apprentice. Little Lazaro develops his cunning while serving the blind beggar and several other masters.
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The Complete Angler has been in print for over 350 years. Just a how-to book on fishing would not have created such a popular work. Walton's comments on how to catch and prepare numerous varieties of fish create a pleasant leisure read for any fisherman. His anecdotes are as fresh and contemporary today as they were in his century.
This story is based on the actual murder of Mary Cecilia Rogers, a crime that paralyzed New York because of the unprecedented violence that the murderer turned on her. Mary Cecilia Rogers was born in Connecticut in 1820 and disappeared on October 4, 1838, in unclear circumstances. Some days later the newspapers announced that she had been found and had fled to marry a naval officer. The case was closed, but three years later, on July 25, 1841, Mary Cecilia Rogers disappeared again. Her lifeless body was found floating in the Hudson River
Overcoming barriers to longevity that once seemed impossible are becoming more common every day. Scientific advances, particularly in the area of health, and better nutrition are enabling human beings to increase their life expectancy significantly. But the reasons that allow some people to prevail for over a hundred years of existence remain largely a mystery.
There are as many types of happiness as the number of people in the world. And that's because happiness is not a mathematical formula, happiness is an intimate experience that allows us to enjoy life and face the future with optimism. In this short journey that we will go through together in order to be happier, to have a happier life, I only intend to help you discover your happiness. Yes, yours, because just as you are unique, your happiness is unique and only belongs to you; so strange, so wonderful.
Booka Audiobooks presents the audiobook best seller - author Henry Osal's Luck Seven Secrets, seven simple steps that will get us closer to our dreams. A wonderful guide toward a happy life.
Booka Audiobooks and Henry Osal presents the audiobook Be Happy and Succeed. Three wonderful Self Development bestsellers together in one audiobook. The greatest successes of Henry Osal translated into 12 languages No. 1 in over 10 countries and have sold tens of thousands of copies worldwide. Learn the secrets of luck, longevity and happiness in one volume at a great price. A unique opportunity to get three of the most successful books in Self Development on digital platforms. Grab them, you will not be disappointed.
Two cars are involved in a head-on collision on a country road with no traffic. The collision is violent. Ten year-old Cecilia is catapulted through the windscreen and killed instantly. Five years later, Detective Inspector Walter Grohn gets a perplexing case on his desk - one dead taxi driver and a killer who has no idea why he committed the crime. The first murder is followed by others, all equally as brutal and inexplicable.
"There's a good story in there, trying to get out"