Akbar was one of the most admired and also the most feared emperors of India. He patronized art and promoted religious harmony, due to which he is called ´´Akbar the Great´´. In his court was present one of the most wise men of his time - Birbal. The interactions between Akbar and Birbal are the stuff of legend and folklore due to the interesting problems and situations that Akbar posed and the witty solutions and answers that Birbal gave. You will definitely admire the timeless charm of the witty replies and possibly come away learning something. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Claire Heffron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/066366/bk_acx0_066366_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In Living the Questions, bestselling author Sam Keen pushes us to ask the hard questions about our real motivations - fear or virtue, compulsion or discipline, jealousy or love - and shows how the answers can help us attain our ultimate goals. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Sam Keen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009025/bk_brll_009025_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Living with Questions addresses tough theological questions that students ask and adults rarely answer fully. In a style that is personal and imaginative, popular campus speaker Dale Fincher addresses The Questions: a series of seven core, life-defining questions asked by high school and college students across the country. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dale Fincher. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/zond/000424/bk_zond_000424_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Perilous Question features an eventful, violent often overlooked period of British history. On 7th June 1832, William IV reluctantly assented to pass the Great Reform Bill, under the double threat of the creation of 60 new peers in the House of Lords and of revolution throughout the country. This led to a total change in the way Britain was governed, a two-year revolution that Antonia Fraser brings dramatically to life. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mike Grady. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/howe/001637/bk_howe_001637_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Man Booker Prize, Fiction, 2010 The Finkler Question is a scorching story of friendship and loss and of the wisdom and humanity of maturity. Funny, furious, unflinching, this extraordinary novel shows one of our finest writers at his brilliant best. Julian Treslove and Sam Finkler are old school friends. Despite a prickly relationship and very different lives, they´ve never quite lost touch with each other - or with their former teacher, Libor Sevick. Now all three are recently widowed, in their own way, and spend sweetly painful evenings together reminiscing. Until an unexpected violent attack brings everything they thought they knew into question. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Steven Crossley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/004084/bk_reco_004084_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Marcy is finally old enough to ask The Four Questions at her family´s Passover seder. She´s sure when it´s her time to shine, her questions will be the best ever. Though her four (funny) questions are not the ones in Haggadah, her family gently humors her with the answers before she and her brother go on to read the real Four Questions. The book includes The Four Questions in English and includes the answers. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Book Buddy Digital Media. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lrnr/001636/bk_lrnr_001636_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A man and woman play a strange game of Twenty Questions with a boy they´ve just met. McSweeney´s is a literary journal based in San Francisco. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dara Rosenberg. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/aq/a023/000015/aq_a023_000015_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.