New Arrivals · Downloadable Audiobooks

July 25, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

After the red rain [electronic resource]

July 24, 2015
Lyga, Barry.
Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Duration: 12:00:13
"Set in a future world of environmental collapse and mass poverty, where a mysterious boy named Rose discovers he possesses inhuman powers that can irrevocably change the lives of everyone on the planet"-- Provided by publisher.

The mind connection [electronic resource] : how the thoughts you choose affect your mood, behavior, and decisions

July 24, 2015
Meyer, Joyce, 1943-
Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2015.
1 sound file : digital
The Author.
Duration: 00:00:00
"Joyce Meyer, #1 New York Times bestselling author, explores the power of positive thinking and the undeniable connection between the mind, mouth, moods, and attitudes. Thoughts can seem random and meaningless, but they impact your life every day. It's all connected. What you think affects your words, attitude, decisions, and emotions and influences how you relate to yourself, to other people, and to God. In THE MIND CONNECTION, Joyce Meyer expands on the wisdom of her bestselling books Battlefield of the Mind and Power Thoughts to explain how to improve the quality of your thoughts and your life. She explores the undeniable connection between the mind, mouth, moods, and attitudes, so that you can develop and maintain the right mental position--no matter what challenges you face. Through practical advice and Scriptural insights, Joyce will help you learn to think with purpose, gain greater confidence, and claim the fulfilling life you were meant to lead. "-- Provided by publisher.

Deceptions [electronic resource] : a Cainsville novel

July 22, 2015
Armstrong, Kelley.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Carine Montbertrand.
Duration: 00:00:00

Vengeance [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Zane
New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Duration: 00:00:00

X is for... [electronic resource] : Kinsey Millhone Mystery Series, Book 24

July 22, 2015
Grafton, Sue, author.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Judy Kaye.
Duration: 13:22:42
Perhaps her darkest and most chilling novel, it features a remorseless serial killer who leaves no trace of his crimes. Once again breaking the rules and establishing new paths, Grafton wastes little time identifying this sociopath. The test is whether Kinsey can prove her case against him before she becomes his next victim.

The murderer's daughter [electronic resource] : a novel

July 22, 2015
Kellerman, Jonathan, author.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Kathe Mazur.
Duration: 14:06:16
"Grace Blades is a master psychologist, respected by her peers and adored by her patients. She is hardworking and highly competent, a model of self-control. But in private, Grace indulges a secret thrill-seeking darkness, pursuing danger as an escape from the regimented life she's established. Closing her eyes as she flies down the Los Angeles freeway or targeting a stranger in a hotel bar for an anonymous moment of passion, Grace craves the rush. Order by day, danger by night - the double life helps her cope with memories of a traumatic childhood, in which Grace saw her mother stab her abusive father before turning the knife on herself. But her two worlds collide when a new patient turns out to be her random conquest from the night before. He pleads for her to take him on anyway, claiming a unique connection with the foster father who raised her. She refuses. The next day, his body is found by police with only her business card to identify him. Suddenly, Grace is plunged into a web of danger and deceit that will draw her back into the dark past she fought so hard to leave behind"-- Provided by publisher.

Reckless [electronic resource] : my life as a Pretender

July 22, 2015
Hynde, Chrissie
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Rosanna Arquette
Duration: 00:00:00

The Solomon curse [electronic resource] : Fargo Adventure Series, Book 7

July 22, 2015
Cussler, Clive, author.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Scott Brick.
Duration: 00:00:00

Dark ghost [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Feehan, Christine.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Duration: 00:00:00
"He wasn't civilized or tame. He had his own code and he lived by it. Monk. Bounty hunter. Vampire slayer. Andre Boroi has spent centuries battling the undead, holding out against the dark with honor. But now, gravely wounded by master vampire Costin Popescu, Andre will be easy to track--his spilled blood marking the killing trail for Popescu and his hungry band of underlings. Andre's only chance is to disappear into the gray mist of the Carpathians. To wait. To hope. She had a healing touch and a scent that was his lifeblood. In the mountains in search of a precious crystal, geologist Teagan Joanes suddenly finds herself hunted by those she once trusted. Then she comes across the warrior--wounded, wanting and irresistible. Andre has been craving her for an eternity: his lifemate. Her warmth envelops him. Her scent pulsates. And with every beat of her heart, Teagan surrenders to a passion she can't possibly comprehend. Now they are bound by destiny, but is it enough to keep them safe from a stalking, relentless darkness that threatens to swallow them alive?"-- Provided by publisher.

Deep Time [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Douglas, Ian.
New York : HarperCollins, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Nick Sullivan.
Duration: 11:40:47
When an alien ship of unknown origin suddenly flees Earth's orbit, President of the United States of North America, Alexander Koenig, discovers that this strange alien species has mastered the power to manipulate time itself and could be the agents of humanity's destruction.

Floating dragon [electronic resource].

July 22, 2015
Straub, Peter, 1943-
Princeton : Audio Holdings, LLC, 2009.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Fritz Weaver.
Duration: 02:51:21
Dead birds, murders, fires, hallucinations were part of the horror that visited Hampstead, Connecticut in 1980. Some were the result of an accident at a nearby chemical plant but there was another force at work in the community: a dragon of evil that had reared its ugly head at various times in Hampstead's past.

Grand passion [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Krentz, Jayne Ann.
New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 1994.
1 sound file : digital
Susan Gibney.
Duration: 02:51:36
Max Fortune has wealth, power, and a keen eye for fine art. But, orphaned as a child, the one thing that has eluded him is a family. Upon the death of his mentor, Max learns that five valuable paintings were left him at a small inn on the West Coast. Traveling there to retrieve them, he is immediatley captivated by the inn's owner, Cleo Robbins, and her eccentric friends. But the dark secret Cleo has buried deep inside her could destroy them both before their love can be realized.

She's come undone [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Lamb, Wally
New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 1997.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Kathy Najimy
Duration: 05:41:54
In this remarkable coming-of-age odyssey, a lonely girl satisfies her cravings for love and happiness with her own unsettling solutions

The zombie combat manual [electronic resource] : a guide to fighting the living dead

July 22, 2015
Ma, Roger.
Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2012.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Kris Koscheski.
Duration: 07:59:07
A comprehensive guide that demonstrates how anyone, from seasoned fighter to average citizen, can become an effective warrior in the inevitable battle against the undead.

How to talk to anybody, anytime, anywhere [electronic resource] : 3 steps to make instant connections

July 22, 2015
Widener, Chris, author, narrator.
Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2013.
1 sound file : digital
Read by the author.
Duration: 00:33:20
Leadership and influence author Chris Widener teaches a simple three-step process to make sure you're always prepared to talk to anybody, anytime and anywhere. Have you ever felt like you don't know what to say in a social situation? Is small talk not your thing? If so, then this is the perfect program to equip you with the skills you need to be a great conversationalist at social events, business meetings, with your superiors, and with friends. Banish those awkward moments with this simple and memorable system by a professional speaker who is never at a loss for words. Never feel like you don't know what to say again!

Sweet filthy morning after [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Lauren, Christina, author.
New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2014.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Jason Carpenter.
Duration: 00:30:47
The short story tells of the events from Sweet Filthy Boy from a new perspective.

Bone crossed [electronic resource] : a Mercy Thompson novel

July 22, 2015
Briggs, Patricia, author.
New York : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2009.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Lorelei King.
Duration: 09:07:45
In a world where witches, vampires, werewolves, and shape-shifters live beside ordinary people (Booklist), it takes a very unusual woman to call it home. By day, Mercy Thompson is a car mechanic in Eastern Washington. By night, she explores her preternatural side. As a shape-shifter with some unusual talents, Mercy's found herself maintaining a tenuous harmony between the human and the not-so- human on more than one occasion. This time she may get more than she bargained for.

Then she found me [electronic resource] : a novel

July 22, 2015
Lipman, Elinor.
Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Mia Barron.
Duration: 08:58:44
April Epner teaches high school Latin, wears flannel jumpers, and is used to having her evenings free. Bernice Graverman brandishes designer labels, favors toad-sized earrings, and hosts her own tacky TV talk show: Bernice G! But behind the glitz and glam, Bernice has followed the life of the daughter she gave up for adoption thirty-six years ago. Now that she's got her act together, she's aiming to be a mom like she always knew she could. And she's hurtling straight for April's quiet little life ...

The Last Wish [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Sapkowski, Andrzej.
Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Peter Kenny.
Duration: 10:17:17

Darkest mercy [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Marr, Melissa.
New York : HarperCollins, 2011.
1 sound file : digital
Narrated by Nick Landrum.
Duration: 08:38:35
The political and romantic tensions that began when Aislin became Summer Queen threaten to boil over as the Faerie Courts brace against the threat of all-out war.

A brother's journey [electronic resource] : surviving a childhood of abuse

July 22, 2015
Pelzer, Richard B.
New York : Hachette Audiobooks, 2005.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Joshua Gates.
Duration: 03:20:11
The Pelzer family's secret life of fear and abuse was first revealed in Dave Pelzer's inspiring New York Times bestseller, A child called "it," followed by The lost child and A man called Dave. Here, for the first time, Richard Pelzer tells the courageous and moving story of his abusive childhood. From tormenting his younger brother David to becoming himself the focus of his mother's wrath to his ultimate liberation-here is a horrifying glimpse at what existed behind closed doors in the Pelzer home. Equally important, Richard Pelzer's touching account is a testament to the strength of the human heart and its capacity to triumph over almost unimaginable trauma.

The secret Holocaust diaries [electronic resource] : the untold story of Nonna Bannister

July 22, 2015
Bannister, Nonna, 1927-2004.
Carol Stream : Oasis Audio, 2009.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Rebecca Gallagher.
Duration: 07:35:14
For half a century, a terrible secret lay hidden, locked in a trunk in an attic ... photos, official documents, and scraps of a diary written by a young girl. "The time has come when I must share my life story ... some facts from the past that could make a contribution, however small it may be, to the history of mankind."

Welcome to Shadowhunter Academy [electronic resource]

July 22, 2015
Clare, Cassandra, author.
New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Maureen Johnson.
Duration: 01:40:22
After living as a Mundane and a Vampire, Simon never thought he would become a Shadowhunter, but today he begins his training at Shadowhunter Academy.

Havana nocturne [electronic resource] : how the mob owned Cuba-- and then lost it to the revolution

July 22, 2015
English, T. J., 1957-
Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2008.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Mel Foster.
Duration: 13:16:23
In Havana Nocturne, T. J. English offers a riveting, multifaceted true tale of organized crime, political corruption, roaring nightlife, revolution, and international conflict that interweaves the dual stories of the mob in Havana and the event that would overshadow it: the Cuban Revolution.Bringing together long-buried historical information and English's own research in Havana-including interviews with the era's key survivors-Havana Nocturne takes readers back to Cuba in the years when it was a veritable devil's playground for mob leaders Meyer Lansky and Charles "Lucky" Luciano. Thanks to strong ties with the island's brutal dictator, President Batista, the mob soon owned the biggest luxury hotels and casinos and launched an unprecedented tourist boom. But their dreams collided with those of Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, and others who would lead the country's disenfranchised to overthrow their corrupt government and its foreign partners-an epic cultural battle that English captures in all its sexy, decadent, ugly glory.

Extraordinary means [electronic resource].

July 22, 2015
Schneider, Robyn, author.
New York : HarperCollins, 2015.
1 sound file : digital
Read by Khristine Hvam and James Fouhey.
Duration: 07:41:21
John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this darkly funny novel from the critically acclaimed author of The Beginning of Everything. Up until his diagnosis, Lane lived a fairly predictable life. But when he finds himself at a tuberculosis sanatorium called Latham House, he discovers an insular world with paradoxical rules, med sensors, and an eccentric yet utterly compelling confidante named Sadie--and life as Lane knows it will never be the same. Robyn Schneider's Extraordinary Means is a heart-wrenching yet ultimately hopeful story about the miracles of first love and second chances.

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