In a vacuum-tubed retro future where the 1940s live on and Einstein never lived, Bucky Jupiter of the Space Patrol prowls the asteroid belt in his aether-powered ramjet, battling scurvy space pirates and any other ne´er-do-wells who dare to make life hard for the average citizen of the spaceways. In this first episode, Bucky Jupiter investigates the ambush of a space yacht. NOTE: This is a short story, NOT a novel. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Scott Reeves. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/122683/bk_acx0_122683_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Bodyguard: Ransom is a bulletproof thriller by Chris Bradford, best-selling author of the Young Samurai books. It´s Lee Child for younger readers--Cherub meets Jason Bourne, a surefire winner for fans of Robert Muchamore and Anthony Horowitz´s Alex Rider books. Connor Reeves is a bodyguard, trained in surveillance, anti-ambush technique, hostage survival, and unarmed combat. He´s already proven himself by saving the American president´s daughter from terrorists in Bodyguard: Hostage. Now he is onboard the mega-yacht of a media mogul. His job: to protect the twin daughters of this wealthy man. His challenge: pirates storm the yacht, and Connor is in very dangerous waters.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Simon Victor. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/022190/bk_adbl_022190_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.