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Hell from the heavens : the epic story of the uss laffey and world war ii's greatest kamikaze attack

John Wukovits - Tantor Media, 2015.
Format: eAudiobook

On the morning of April 16, 1945, the crewmen of the USS Laffey saw what seemed to be the entire Japanese air force assembled directly above. They were about to become the targets of the largest single-ship kamikaze attack of World War II.By the time the unprecedented assault was finished,...
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The witch of painted sorrows

M J Rose - Dreamscape Media
Format: Audiobook

Sandrine Salome flees New York for her grandmother's Paris mansion to escape her dangerous husband. The house, famous for its lavish art collection and elegant salons, is mysteriously closed up. Although her grandmother insists it's dangerous for Sandrine to visit, she defies her and meets...
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Enduring Courage: Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed

John F. Ross - Macmillan Audio
Pages: 11
Format: Audio CD

The sensational true story of Eddie Rickenbacker, America's greatest flying ace

At the turn of the twentieth century two new technologies--the car and airplane--took the nation's imagination by storm as they burst, like comets, into American life. The brave souls that leaped into...

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Holacracy: The New Management System for a Rapidly Changing World

Brian J. Robertson - Macmillan Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

Holacracy is a revolutionary management system that redefines management and turns everyone into a leader.Holacracy distributes authority and decision-making throughout an organization, and defines people not by hierarchy and titles, but by roles. Holacracy creates organizations that are fast,...
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Thieves of State

Sarah Chayes - Recorded Books
Format: Audio CD

Winner of the 2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest.



"I can't imagine a more important book for our time." - Sebastian Junger


The world is blowing up. Every day a new blaze seems to ignite: the bloody implosion of Iraq and Syria; the East-West...

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Code of honor

Alan Gratz - Scholastic Audio Book
Format: eAudiobook

A timely, nonstop action-adventure about the War on Terror--and a family torn apart. When seventeen-year-old Iranian American Kamran Smith learns that his brother has been labeled a terrorist, he knows something isn't right. In a race against time, it is up to Kamran to prove his brother's...
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Untitled Stone Barrington #40

Stuart Woods - Penguin Audio
Format: Audiobook

Stone Barrington lands in hot water in the new adventure from the celebrated author of more than fifty New York Times-bestselling novels.

Newly ensconced in his Santa Fe abode with a lovely female companion, Stone Barrington receives a call from an old friend requesting...
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The mystery of the lake monster

Gertrude Chandler Warner - Oasis Audio, 2015.
Format: eAudiobook

When the Aldens arrive at Lake Lucille, they're excited to explore the forests and lakeside paths. Soon, however, rumors begin spreading about a monster in the lake. The Aldens meet a scientist who has been studying lake monsters. One night, when they hear strange noises outside, they...
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