When a wealthy banker´s daughter goes missing from Edinburgh University, Detective Inspector John Rebus has little to go on in his investigations. It´s difficult to know whether she´s dead or alive, whether she has been kidnapped or is simply on the run. Before long, however, Rebus has a hunch that there is more to this missing person´s report than meets the eye.His first clue is found in the student´s home village: it is a carved wooden doll lain inside a six-inch coffin. When details emerge of the girl´s involvement in an internet role-playing game, DC Siobhan Clarke ventures into the lair of the Quizmaster, a place from which she will struggle to escape. 1. Language: English. Narrator: full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pf/bbcw/000918de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Robin Glendinning´s BBC Radio 4 full-cast black comedy telling the story of a real mystery. Originally broadcast in the Saturday Play slot on 11 July 2009. In 1946, the Duke of Windsor (formerly Edward VIII) and his wife (formerly Wallis Simpson) paid a visit to Britain, hoping to secure a government job for the Duke and a title for the Duchess. During the visit, the Duchess´ jewels, worth millions, were stolen. Conspiracy theories abounded. Was it an inside job by the Royal Family, or even an insurance fraud by the Duke and Duchess? Starring Jon Glover as the Duke of Windsor, Christine Kavanagh as the Duchess of Windsor and Christian Rodska as Capstick. Also with Chris Yapp, Amy Clifton, Alan Moore, Paul Humpoletz, David Collins, Stephen Perring and Paul Mohan. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jon Glover, Christine Kavanagh, Christian Rodska, Full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/004173de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The first biography of this international film star, ´´Jackie Chan: Inside the Dragon´´ is drawn from one-on-one interviews with Chan himself and other actors, directors, and stuntmen, providing readers with all the details behind Chan´s life and films. 150 photos. color insert.
The tell-all of Bill Kimberlin´s two decades as a departmental director for George Lucas´s special effects studio, working on the ´´Star Wars´´ films, ´´Jumanji´´, ´´Forrest Gump´´ and many others.
The making of the Star Wars saga, as told by the cast and crew. Star Wars: Icons celebrates some of the most memorable elements of the saga, whether it be timeless characters such as Princess Leia, Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, notable scenes, or even much-loved collectibles. This collection explores iconic highlights of the saga, including interviews with Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford and much more. Original.
With season 2 now released, don´t miss out on getting the perfect gift for any Stranger Things fan in your life. Grab your Eggos and prepare to enter Hawkins, Indiana - just don´t forget your fairy lights If you devoured Stranger Things and you´re looking to fill the demogorgon-sized hole in your life, then look no further than Notes From the Upside Down. This fan handbook is here to tell you more about the origins of the show, including the mysterious Montauk Project conspiracy theory, get you clued up on the inspirations behind the characters, and assess the show´s DNA. If you´ve ever wondered why Spielberg is such a huge influence, which Stephen King books you need to read (HINT: pretty much all of them) and how State Trooper David O´Bannon earned his name, then this book is for you. Guy Adams is a superfan and this is his amusing and informative guide to everything you´re going to need to know to understand Stranger Things.