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    • Wildfires

    • The Natural Disasters Series
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Wildfires are one of nature's most frightening forces. In this exciting and historical account of many of the worst fires in American history, all the terror, destruction and human tragedy are vividly retold. The 1871 Peshtigo, Wisconsin fire is relived, as well as the Yellowstone fire of 1988 and the 2003 Southern California fires. Wildfires is part of the Natural Disasters non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages, including English Language Learners.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Pesthigo and Hinkley Fires

    • By Lily's Mom on 09-08-17

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Tattoos

    • Extreme Customs
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 3
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    Some think tattoos are the hottest new style to hit the scene. Are they really? This book details the long history of tattoos and the reasons people have made their mark with them. An outward sign of belonging, belief or beauty, tattoos have an appeal that crosses time and geography. But not everyone lives happily with a tattoo.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Body Modification

    • Extreme Customs
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Modifying your body may seem to be an extreme thing to do. But when we build muscles, lose weight, pierce our ears, or get a hair transplant, aren't we modifying our bodies? What powerful needs make us do it? This audiobook explores the history of these sometimes strange and sometimes commonplace customs from around the world. Body Modification is part of the Extreme Customs non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages. What do customs mean in a given culture?

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Tornadoes

    • The Natural Disasters Series
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Tornadoes tear through the land, skipping over one street and devastating the next. This account of some of the most extraordinary occurrences surrounding tornadoes combines their science and the personal stories of survivors and witnesses. This story will "blow away" the hardest to please listeners. Tornadoes is part of the Natural Disasters non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages, including English Language Learners.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Blizzards

    • The Natural Disasters Series
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Blizzards are an irresistible force of nature. This audiobook of history and science brings to life personal stories of survival and heroism. Opening with the tale of the Blizzards of 1888, which took the northeastern U.S. completely by surprise, this audiobook's chilling excitement will hold listeners till the end. Blizzards is part of the Natural Disasters non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages, including English Language Learners.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Earthquakes

    • The Natural Disasters Series
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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    Earthquakes are the most powerful natural force on the planet. This nonfiction tale of some of the great quakes of history tells the personal and scientific stories of these disasters. From the New Madrid Quake of 1812 to more recent quakes around the world, the awesome effects are grippingly portrayed in this audiobook. Earthquakes is part of the Natural Disasters non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages, including English Language Learners.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Hurricanes and Floods

    • The Natural Disasters Series
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Hurricanes and Floods is a tale of the forces of nature that cause more human death than any other. The 1900 disaster in Galveston, Texas, the ordeal of Hurricane Camille, and floods from Johnstown, Pennsylvania to Los Angeles, California, Listeners will be "swept away" by this fast-paced listen. Hurricanes and Floods is part of the Natural Disasters non-fiction series that will engage listeners of all ages, including English Language Learners.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Fashion

    • Extreme Customs
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at Academic Therapy
    • Length: 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Everyday you probably wonder what you should wear, whether it's for a date, job interview, or just relaxation. This has been true throughout history, from ancient Egypt to medieval Japan to the roaring 20s and beyond. This book describes the sometimes shocking, sometimes funny, and occasionally unbelievable fashions that were popular in other times and places.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Planet Doom

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Larry McKeever
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Reggie and Joanna can't resist exploring the burned-out amusement park. Before the evening is over, they take some terrifying rides and meet an even scarier old man. They barely escape with their lives before they learn what bitter disappointment can do to a person's sanity.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • The Case of the Bad Seed

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mr. Dempsey believes that Colin is up to no good and he wants a new employee, Nikki, to investigate. But the man Nikki meets couldn't possibly be responsible for the crimes.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • Burials (Extreme Customs)

    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: The Staff at High Noon Books
    • Length: 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This collection of burial customs will amaze and captivate listeners. Even the first humans performed burials. All people die but the great variety of customs, from hanging coffins to Viking longships, will surprise the listener with their variety and universal respect. Burials is part of the non-fiction series Extreme Customs that will engage listeners of all ages. What do customs mean in a given culture?

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The Cold, Cold Shoulder

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Freddy Paine has disappeared! Suspecting foul play, two of his roommates begin to investigate. Why will no one help them? The manager of their boarding house brushes off the boys' questions.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • A Horse Called Courage

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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    Tami Nguyen's summer job as a camp counselor takes her away from home for the first time. She's lonely, shy - and it's hard for her to make friends, but those problems are nothing compared to her fear for the camp's horses.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • The Case of the Cursed Chalet

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The manager of the High Chalets is depending on Nina Blake to discover who is harassing the guests. After hearing about a murder in the cabin years ago, Nina is convinced she knows who is responsible.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • The Case of the Dead Duck

    • Pageturners
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    Ben is convinced that his troublemaker brother did not commit the murder and is convinced it's a case of mistaken identity. But his key witness refuses to answer his questions.

    Regular price: $7.66

    • Something Dreadful Down Below

    • Quickreads
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Did Jack's disappearance have anything to do with Mr. Devorka's snakes? Maybe Gus didn't know his missing friend as well as he thought he did. Quickreads storylines include elements of suspense, science fiction, mystery, horror, and more. Exciting plots are not diluted or "dumbed down" and retain the feel of a full-length book. Each novel facilitates reading by means of controlled vocabulary and simple sentence structure.

    Regular price: $2.45

    • Sounds of Terror

    • Quickreads
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Length: 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Cindy lives in a fancy gated community. Philip lives in a tacky trailer park. Which of them comes from a loving home? Quickreads storylines include elements of suspense, science fiction, mystery, horror, and more. Exciting plots are not diluted or "dumbed down" and retain the feel of a full-length book. Each novel facilitates reading by means of controlled vocabulary and simple sentence structure.

    Regular price: $2.45

    • Black Widow Beauty

    • Quickreads
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Monique Reed is a gorgeous girl, all right. Is it her fault that every guy she dates ends up having a freak accident?

    Regular price: $2.45

    • The Experiment

    • Quickreads
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 31 mins
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    Psychology professor Odin Fruder has had it. He designs a very special projects for his most disruptive students.

    Regular price: $2.45

    • Blackout

    • Quickreads
    • By: Anne Schraff
    • Narrated by: Saddleback Educational Publishing
    • Length: 31 mins
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    Brevin McCoy had everything going for him, until a mystery poison was given to him at a party; since then all he wants is his old life back.

    Regular price: $2.45

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