As the Linesman series continues, linesman Ean Lambert finds himself facing an alien ship he doesn´t understand - and a terrifying political threat he cannot fight. The lines. The soul of every ship. It was once thought there were only 10, but that was before an alien vessel appeared at the edge of space - before Ean Lambert heard more lines singing. Ean´s ways of communicating with lines is strange. But his abilities make him a valuable tool - or weapon - to command. Captain Selma Kari Wang has lost everything - her ship, her crew, her legs. But the New Alliance of Worlds is not done with her yet. After they rebuild her broken body, they send her to captain one of the new alien ships, teaming her up with Ean, the only one who can understand the alien lines. Kari Wang and Ean are poised on the threshold of discoveries that could change the world. But not everyone wants the New Alliance to control the secrets they uncover - and those who oppose won´t hesitate to do whatever it takes to stop them. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Brian Hutchison. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/009294/bk_reco_009294_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Kari Byron - former host of the wildly popular, iconic cult classic MythBusters - shows how to crash test your way through life, no lab coat required. Kari Byron´s story hasn´t been a straight line. She started out as a broke artist living in San Francisco, writing poems on a crowded bus on the way to one of her three jobs. Many curveballs, unexpected twists, and yes, literal and figurative explosions later, and she´s one of the world´s most respected women in science entertainment, blowing stuff up on national television and getting paid for it! In Crash Test Girl, Kari reveals her fascinating life story on the set of MythBusters and beyond. With her signature gusto and roll-up-your-sleeves enthusiasm, she invites listeners behind the duct tape and the dynamite, to the unlikely friendships and low-budget sets that turned a crazy idea into a famously inventive show with a rabid fanbase. The truth is, Mythbusters was never meant to be a science show. But attaching a rocket to a car, riding a motorcycle on water, or lighting 500 pounds of coffee creamer on fire requires a decent understanding of chemistry, physics, and engineering. Thus, the cast and crew brought in the scientific method to work through each problem: Question. Hypothesize. Analyze. Experiment. Conclude. And as Kari came to learn in her own life, not only is the scientific method the best approach for busting myths, it´s also the perfect tool for solving everyday issues, including: Career Love Creativity Setbacks Money Sexuality Depression Bravery Crash Test Girl reminds us that science is for everyone, as long as you´re willing to strap in, put on your safety goggles, hit a few walls, and learn from the results. Using a combination of methodical experimentation and unconventional creativity, 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kari Byron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/007164/bk_harp_007164_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Beautiful pre-med student Kari Evans believes she’s found the man of her dreams - right up until the moment she discovers he’s a two-timing cheat. Desperately gathering the pieces of her broken heart, she realizes that what she needs most is space to reconsider her future. A summer in Washington, DC, with her professional baseball player brother, Ben, sounds like just the change of scene she’s after. But if complicated romantic entanglements are what she’s trying to escape, she’s out of luck. Ryan Strobel has had it with spotlight-seeking women. As third baseman for the Washington Nationals, he’s dealt with more than his fair share of opportunistic admirers - but his ex-fiancée, Brandi, may be the worst. When the woman refuses to take no for an answer, Ryan’s teammate Ben offers a crazy solution: Ben’s sister will pose as Ryan’s new girlfriend. Though an unlikely pair, Ryan and Kari find themselves getting surprisingly comfortable with the charade. Soon, the line between fact and fiction is blurred, and the very real feelings that develop between the couple are undeniable. But when faced with the interference of conniving exes, family objections, and the reality of their very different lives, are Ryan and Kari destined to strike out in the game of love? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Luone Ingram. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/dsrt/000659/bk_dsrt_000659_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This includes the full serial series. Complete story - HEA. 18+ sexual situations and language A past filled with harmful teasing isn´t easily overcome. Neither is a history of crime and death. Once judged, always judged. Sicily Moretti comes from a long line of good cooking and large hips. Having graduated at the top of her class from the Culinary Institute of America, she finds success in sugary treats and rich pastries. Having moved from New York to Maine with her closest friends, Kari and Lisa, she´s looking for a new start where the building of her own bakery will be her focus. She´s not looking for love, nor is she interested in it. She´s been judged incorrectly too many times. Drake DeMarco comes from a long line of crime, his new life a fresh start. His older, Demetri, worked hard to help the feisty alpha male cut ties with who he was born to be, his past completely hidden to everyone in the small town of Bar Harbor. He´s invested in the town´s only gym and is working hard to keep his attention only on his business, but everything changes when a dark-haired beauty begins to steal not only his attention, but his heart. With a past that would land him in jail, he´s beyond scared to let Sicily in. Good thing she doesn´t seem in the least bit interested. Will he finally push past his fear of having her judge his family and their nefarious ways and force her to see him for who he is on the inside? The past follows them until they turn and face it, reconciling who they once were from who they are to become - together. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hannah Pralle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/055495/bk_acx0_055495_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Join three college friends as they move from NYC to Maine to start new lives. This boxed set includes the following novels: JadedAs a photographer for the New York Post, Kari was used to seeing heartache and scandal up close. But one night at the club, her whole world changed. Heartbroken and willing to call off her wedding, she decides a change is in order and moves from NYC to a small town in Maine, where the average age of the residents there is 60 (or thereabouts).Jake left Texas quite a few years ago; his heart torn from his chest, and his mind set on being a bachelor forever. Maine would welcome him, give him land to explore and a community to belong to. No one would ever know just how jaded he was about love. That is, until he meets Kari. JustifiedLisa has been successful at everything she touches, her confidence is her calling card. A recent move to Maine from New York is just the change of atmosphere she needs for a fresh start. With far too many mistakes in her past, her eyes remain focused on loving and leaving, her actions justified by far too many cracks in her damaged heart. Marc is living the dream, his college being paid for and his sights set on great things. In a quick turnaround trip to help his older sister Kari move to Maine after heartbreak, Marc meets the woman that just might be his match. Lust has been a reoccurring theme in his life, and he has no plans of changing that. He is young and free, handsome and ready to set the world on fire, and finds that he is justified in breaking hearts everywhere he goes. JudgedSicily comes from a long line of good cooking and large hips. Having graduated at the top of her class from the Culinary Institute of America, she finds success in sugary treats and rich pastries. Having moved from New York to Maine with her closest friends, Kari and Lisa, she´s looking for a new start where the building of her own bake 1. Language: English. Narrator: Hannah Pralle. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/057314/bk_acx0_057314_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.