Be inspired this New Year by a young woman´s journey through life, love and lyricsWhen I feel like I´m going mad, I write. fears that felt so big I could barely hold them in my head. And because I persisted, I learned lessons about how to be a stronger, kinder, better human - lessons you can only learn by going through these sorts of things.
Lessons from Madame Chic:20 Stylish Secrets I Learned While Living in Paris Jennifer L. Scott
Great leaders have always understood the power of stories. Through the stories they tell, the most successful leaders educate, persuade and bring about change. In this hugely insightful guide to getting to the top, leading journalist Gavin Esler presents first-hand knowledge of the secrets of those who achieve power, based on over 30 years´ experience interviewing world famous figures, from Bill Clinton to Angelina Jolie. Esler explains how creating a leadership story can promote success at all levels, whether running for the United States presidency, or applying for a place at university. Spanning fields from business and culture to the military and even taking in lessons from terrorism, Lessons from the Top offers a fascinating portrait of leadership in the modern world - and shows how the methods of the most powerful leaders could work for you. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Gavin Esler. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/006206/bk_bbcw_006206_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Secrets of the Light:Lessons from Heaven Kathryn Brinkley
As a freshman at New York University, looking for love is the last thing on Sarah McKenna’s mind. She is too preoccupied with being homesick for her North Carolina home and finding a peaceful place to play her harp amid the noise of the city. And yet, she also dreams of Ireland and is always thinking about Grandma Maggie’s stories from that idyllic country. So who better to grab her attention than a handsome, young Irishman, especially one who shares her passion for Irish music? But Cal O’Keefe has dark secrets. Can Sarah learn to see past the superficial and cope with the secrets to be with the one she loves? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Casey Holloway. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/009981/bk_adbl_009981_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This handy bargain-priced guide will reveal the secrets of music theory by covering the fundamentals of rhythm, pitch, and harmony. Detailed explanations in easy-to-understand terms and written exercises make learning a breeze, and illustrations throughout help illuminate the text. Topics covered include: scales, chords, and intervals; major and minor key centers; common chord progressions; rhythm feels and figures • and more.
Laura Kinsale´s best romantic comedy, narrated in Nick Boulton´s sexy, wicked voice.... Trevelyan d´Augustin and Lady Callista Talliafaire were secret sweethearts, until the day her father dismissed him with a whip across the face. Ten years and three jiltings later, shy Callie is resigned to a quiet village life as the late earl´s spinster daughter. But now Trev has returned from his estates in France, upending everything, dragging her into adventures, stealing Hubert the prize-winning bull, and flinging Callie´s heart into mayhem again. Laura and Nick fans who enjoy a practical, witty heroine will love shy Lady Callista with her cattle and daydreams, and believe dashing Trev will be a lucky man if he can win her back...or perhaps just kidnap her instead! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nicholas Boulton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/020745/bk_acx0_020745_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Who hanged the headmaster in the playground on the night of the school Hallowe´en party? Almost everyone in Heppleburn either hated or feared the viper-tongued Harold Medburn. Inspector Ramsay is convinced it was the headmaster´s enigmatic wife, but Jack Robson, school governor and caretaker, is determined to prove her innocence. With the help of his restless, enthusiastic daughter, Patty, Jack digs into the secrets of Heppleburn and uncovers a cesspit - of lies, adultery, blackmail and madness. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Mattacks. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/isis/002812/bk_isis_002812_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A single day in Paris changes the lives of three Americans as they each set off to explore the city with a French tutor, learning about language, love, and loss as their lives intersect in surprising ways. Josie, Riley, and Jeremy have come to the City of Light for different reasons: Josie, a young high-school teacher, arrives in hopes of healing a broken heart. Riley, a spirited but lonely expat housewife, struggles to feel connected to her husband and her new country. And Jeremy, the reserved husband of a renowned actress, is accompanying his wife on a film shoot but feels distant from her world. As they meet with their tutors - Josie with Nico, a sensitive poet; Riley with Phillippe, a shameless flirt; and Jeremy with the consummately beautiful Chantal - each succumbs to unexpected passion and unpredictable adventures. Yet as they traverse Paris´s grand boulevards and intimate, winding streets, they uncover surprising secrets about one another - and come to understand long-buried truths about themselves. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kathe Mazur. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/002680/bk_rand_002680_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.