The last thing Los Angeles needed was a high-tech, ex-assassin from another world setting up shop as a private detective. They got one anyway, in the form of Justin Case, a smart-ass killing machine looking for a little redemption. When one of Case's closest friends turns up dead, the alien detective and his predatory partner Magdelain track down an Italian mobster secretly hammering L.A. with a new designer drug.
"I am having so much fun with this book"
A BBC Radio 4 full-cast adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's notorious portrait of a weak king in thrall to his passions, who pays the ultimate price for choosing his heart over his political responsibilities. Originally broadcast 13 September 2009 in the Drama on 3 slot.Edward, preoccupied by the banishment of his lover, Gaveston, barely acknowledges the nascent crises that threaten his realm.
Patrick, Meg and their family had built a happy, sustainable life in regional Victoria. But in late 2013, they found themselves craving an adventure: a road trip. But theirs was a road trip with a difference. With Zephyr (10), Woody (1) and Zero, their Jack Russell, they set off on an epic 6,000km yearlong cycling journey along Australia’s east coast, from Daylesford to Cape York and back.
"inspiring story of adventure"
This collection of poems and ideas about love provide stimulation for the mind, body, and soul. With a generous and sexy blend of transformational story telling and word-play that elicits an opening to ecstatic living, the poems offer a grander, more glorious possibility for romantic relationships. Enjoy the twist and turns of romantic love, as people fall in and out of love, lust, and commit to seeking true love, through the path of spirituality - whether they realize it or not.
Dung beetles, which live on every continent except Antarctica, are beetles that feed partly or exclusively on feces. This audiobook describes dung beetles, including their development, their place in the food chain, and how they help the environment.
Venus flytraps, sundews, pitcher plants, butterworts, and bladderworts: carnivorous plants are fascinating. This audiobook describes the world of meat-eating and other unusual plants, including characteristics, life cycles, and where they live.
Are you fascinated with the Titanic? Have you wondered what it must have been like to work in those hot boiler rooms, or as a maid to a first class passenger? What about what it would have been like to actually be a first class passenger?
Celebrate Halloween with three unique and fun stories: "Frankenstein: IT Support"; "Swamp Monster Voodoo"; "Vampire Caving".
"My tie whipped in my face as I jumped from a 20-story building. Everything I had worked for, everything I had invested in, was gone. It was a stormy day for Mother Nature and the stock market: October 29th, 1929. I thought of what my life would have been like as a bird, flying free. I started laughing and flapping my arms. After all, who did I have to impress now?" Join a risk-taking vampire as he explores why vampires exist.
"Could have been better."
The deep sea - dark, cold, and under high pressures - is often thought of as relatively lifeless. But, there are species that are fully adapted to it. This audiobook escribes adaptations that occur in the deep-sea environment, including general characteristics and examples.
Animals that live in dark caves are called troglobites or "cave-dwellers". Often, they have transformed to adapt to their darkened surroundings. This audiobook describes adaptations that occur in a cave environment, including general adaptations and examples.
Describes adaptations that occur in the desert environment, including general adaptations and examples.
The insect and spider worlds are incredibly diverse, and include many unusual species. This audiobook describes the world of arthropods, including characteristics, life cycles, and defenses.
A maggot is a soft, legless larva of an insect, such as the housefly. This audiobook describes the world of maggots, including their characteristics, their life cycle, and their role in the food chain.
Describes the world of reptiles, including characteristics, life cycles, and defenses.