Sunday, June 5, 2016

Audiobooks on CD - New Releases

Audiobooks on CD
Here are the Audiobook on CD releases for this week, starting 6 June 2016:

Books of a Feather by Kate Carlisle
Brooklyn's latest project is restoring a book about birds, but suddenly the man that commissioned her is found dead. Brooklyn must find answers before things go south.
The Cavendon Luck by Barbara Bradford
Cavendon Luck picks up nine years after Cavendon Women, in July of 1938. Cecily and Miles, with the help of the whole family, have brought the family and the estate back from the brink of disaster. Now, with the arrival of World War II, Cavendon Hall will face its biggest challenge yet. Intrigue, romance, sorrow, and joy fill this epic saga as the Ingham and Swanns protect each other and the villagers and reveal their true capacity for survival and rebirth.
The City of Mirrors by Justin Cronin
The Twelve have been destroyed and the hundred-year reign of darkness that descended upon the world has ended. The survivors are stepping outside their walls, determined to build society anew - and daring to dream of a hopeful future.

But far from them, in a dead metropolis, he waits: Zero. The First. Father of the Twelve. The anguish that shattered his human life haunts him, and the hatred spawned by his transformation burns bright. His fury will be quenched only when he destroys Amy - humanity’s only hope, the Girl from Nowhere who grew up to rise against him.

One last time light and dark will clash, and at last Amy and her friends will know their fate.
Crimson Death by Laurell K. Hamilton
When Damian, Anita's sometimes lover, servant, and friend; is kidnapped, Anita heads to Ireland. There she must face off against the vampire who created him. M'Lady, Moroven, Nemhain, under every name she brings terror and destruction. But Anita brings her own weapon to the party: Edward, the man known as Death itself.
Dishonorable Intentions by Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington’s latest lady friend is full of surprises, both good and ill. A sensual woman with unexpected desires, Stone finds her revelations in the boudoir extremely agreeable. But on the other hand, she also has some unfinished business with a temperamental man who believes Stone is an intolerable obstacle in the way of his goals.

In a cat-and-mouse game that trails from sun-drenched Bel-Air to a peaceful European estate and the wild New Mexican desert, Stone and his friend remain just one step ahead of their opponent. But their pursuer is not a man who can stand to be thwarted, and tensions are mounting... and may soon reach the boiling point.
End of Watch by Stephen King
Mental patient Brady Hartsfield manifests powers to commit deadly acts without leaving his hospital room, while retired detective Bill Hodges and his partner investigate a suicide with ties to the Mercedes Massacre.
Guilty Minds by Joseph Finder
Private intelligence operative, Nick Heller is called in to help out in a delicate, potentially explosive situation. The chief justice of the Supreme Court is about to be defamed by a powerful gossip website called Slander Sheet, which specializes in dirt on celebs. In mere days they will publish an exposé documenting that the chief justice had liaisons with an escort, paid for by a wealthy casino mogul - who recently had a case before the court. Nick has forty-eight hours to prove the story is baseless. But when the call girl is found murdered, the case takes an unexpected and dangerous turn.
The House of Secrets by Brad Meltzer
Hazel Nash wakes up in a hospital. She's been in an accident that killed her father. But she can't remember any of it. Then the FBI shows up, asking questions about her dad - and about his connection to a corpse with an object stuffed into his chest: a priceless book that belonged to Benedict Arnold. Her dad - the host of America's favorite conspiracy TV show, The House of Secrets.

Hazel needs to figure out who killed this man - and how the book wound up in his chest. The answer will tell her the truth about her father, and what he was really doing for the government. Mysteries need to be solved. Especially the ones about yourself.
I Almost Forgot About You by Terry McMillan
Feeling stuck and restless in spite of her great friends, family and career, Dr. Georgia Young confronts long-standing fears to embark on a wild journey that may or may not give her a second chance at love.
Ink and Bone by Lisa Unger
A young woman's mysterious gift forces her into the middle of a dangerous investigation of a little girl's disappearance.
Lily and the Octopus by Lisa Unger
A man is reminded of how it feels to love fiercely, to fight for a loved one and to work through the pain of letting go as he becomes gradually aware of his devoted bond with his aging canine companion.
The Medusa Chronicles by Stephen Baxter
Howard Falcon almost lost his life in an accident as the first human astronaut to explore the atmosphere of Jupiter, and a combination of human ingenuity and technical expertise brought him back. But he is no longer himself. Instead, he has been changed into an augmented human: part man, part machine, and exceptionally capable.
Untethered by Julie Lawson Timmer
When Char Hawthorn's husband dies unexpectedly, she is left questioning everything she once knew to be true, from the cozy small town life they built together to her relationship with her stepdaughter, who is suddenly not bound to Char in any real way. This explores what bonds truly form a family and how, sometimes, love knows no bounds.
Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler
Kate, a socially awkward young woman, adored by the preschool children she teaches but misunderstood by her peers. Her father is a scientific genius, but not so great on emotions. About to lose his (equally genius, equally socially inept) research assistant, Pyotr Cherbakov, because of visa problems, and desperate to save the project that is his life's work, he comes up with a plan: Kate will marry Pyotr who will then be able to stay in the country and finish the project. The plan sounds perfect, except for one small hitch: Kate.
Here are the Audiobook on CD releases for next week, starting 13 June 2016

All Summer Long by Dorothea Benton Frank
A Southern gentleman and his talented New York wife return to his home in the lush Carolina lowcountry, where they endure a summer of transitions while observing the impact of seasonal choices on the lives of neighbors and visitors.
Barkskins by Annie Proulx
Working as woodcutters under a feudal lord in 17th-century New France, two impoverished young Frenchmen follow separate journeys, one of extraordinary hardship, the other of wealth and craftiness, that shape their families throughout three centuries.
Bay of Sighs by Nora Roberts
To celebrate the rise of their new queen, three goddesses of the moon created three stars, one of fire, one of ice, one of water. But then they fell from the sky, putting the fate of all worlds in danger. And now three women and three men join forces to pick up the pieces.
Duty and Honor by Tom Clancy
When a wealthy political opponent alludes to a scandal in the Ryan presidential family, Jack Ryan Jr. unravels an insidious plot that tests the limits of his sanity.
Foreign Agent by Brad Thor
In a safe house near the Syrian border, a clandestine American operations team readies to launch a dramatic mission months in the making. Their target: the director of Social Media for ISIS, Abu Muslim al-Naser. Loaded with action, this globetrotting, pulse-pounding thriller masterfully weaves espionage and counterterrorism into a captivating adventure.
Here's to Us by Elin Hildergrand
Celebrity chef Deacon Rowe is struggling with addiction, depression and not one, but two scandals. As summer nears, he travels to the idyllic Eastern bluff of Nantucket, where he takes his own life. In the shocking wake of Deacon's suicide, his first wife and childhood sweetheart, Laurel Rowe, sets out to gather Deacon's far-flung family, including Deacon and Laurel's son, and Deacon's other ex-wives and children, on the island.
Libarty's Last Stand by Stephen Coonts
Jake Grafton and Tommy Carmellini suddenly find themselves on the wrong side of the law when a public act of violence throws the country into chaos just before a presidential election. After martial law is declared and rioting begins, Grafton and Carmellini must risk everything to unravel a massive conspiracy and help a new resistance movement rise up against an unimaginable enemy.
The Sorcerer's Daughter by Terry Brooks
After a demon's murderous rampage at a peace summit, everyone suspects the Druid Order. Their leader, Paxon Leah, knows the real culprit is the vile sorcerer Arcannen Rai. Paxon must lead the Druids to Sanctuary, ahead of the furious army.
Tears to Triumph by Marianne Williamson
Instead of allowing ourselves to embrace our hurt, we numb it, medicate it, dismiss it, or otherwise divert our attention so that we never have to face it. True healing and transcendence can only come when we finally face our pain and wrestle with what it has to teach us. Written with warm compassion and profound wisdom, this offers us a powerful way forward through the pain, to a deeper awareness of our feelings, our lives, and our true selves.

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