Should white wine be chilled? Can you drink reds with fish? Find out in Wine: A No-Snob Guide, the perfect pairing for the budding wine enthusiast.Forget intimidating wine speak. You'll get a no-nonsense crash course that serves easy-to-understand vocabulary. From vineyard production to selecting stemware, prepare for a wine adventure. Uncork wine myths. Journey the globe, touring the wine regions of California to Europe to South America, and discover your personal palate along the way.Light, fun, never dry, this go-to guide helps you confidently explore the wine world. This entertaining wine guide offers the history and origin of wine, types of grapes and wine categories, tasting and food pairing tips, and buying and storing basics.Whether you're looking to learn the basics, impress your boss, or redeem yourself after referring to sommelier as an African country, Wine: A No-Snob Guide will have you swirling and sipping like a pro.PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Kate Reading. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/blak/012781/bk_blak_012781_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Isn't so and so a snob?" he asks. "She won't even admit she liked Grease." Looking for an author who ponders the imponderable, expresses the inexpressible, describes the indescribable, and leaves no burning issue of American popular culture or world concern unexamined? Well, you'll find him in Mark Leyner. On this recording, Leyner, one of the most gifted and original young American writers around, reads 6 prose pieces from his first published book. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mark Leyner. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/dove/000308/bk_dove_000308_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Larry Darrell is a young American in search of the absolute. The progress of this spiritual odyssey involves him with some of Maugham's most brilliant characters: his fiancée Isabel, whose choice between love and wealth have lifelong repercussions; and Elliot Templeton, her uncle, a classic expatriate American snob. The most ambitious of Maugham's novels, this is also one in which Maugham himself plays a considerable part as he wanders in and out of the story, to observe his characters struggling with their fates. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Gordon Griffin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/010703/bk_adbl_010703_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The hit series is back, to charm and inspire another generation of baby-sitters! After Kristy's mom got married, her family moved to Watson's house in a new neighborhood. But the kids there aren't very friendly - in fact, they're total snobs! They criticize Kristy's clothes, make fun of the Baby-Sitters Club...and worst of all, they laugh at Louie, Kristy's pet collie, who's going blind. Nobody does that and gets away with it! Kristy's fighting mad, and she's not going to put up with a Snob Attack any longer - and neither is the BSC! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Brittany Pressley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/032746/bk_adbl_032746_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When the committee members of the Oldford Literary Festival all receive anonymous letters telling them to resign or die, it marks the start of an unusual case for Chief Superintendent Lambert and DS Hook. All of the members identify one man as being capable of such a thing: Peter Preston, a self-important cultural snob who is in disagreement with the head of the festival, Marjorie Dooks, over what he sees as the dumbing down of the events programme. But could a disagreement over a literary festival actually lead to murder? It’s not long before Lambert and Hook have their answer. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Andrew Wincott. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/isis/001649/bk_isis_001649_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The cast of cosmic characters: A prodigal worm, a telepathic, egotistical, totally unscrupulous little alien running away from his father becomes the biggest prize in the universe. Capture the slimy brat and win an entire planet! A cosmic hustler, an effete snob who ekes out a comfortable living as the president's son-in-law and perfects his reflexes with endless contests of cosmic pool, becomes the most important element in a delicate game of interspatial espionage - and the galaxy's prime target for assassination. The most sensual woman on Earth, completes the star-crossed triangle in one of the wildest, wickedest romps in the annals of science fiction! 1. Language: English. Narrator: A.T. Chandler. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/022132/bk_adbl_022132_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Set in the lovely seacoast town of Marblehead Massachusetts, Jerry and the Pirates is CRT's homage to the classic TV sitcoms of the 60's and 70's. Jerry Davenport is a motion picture screenwriter who has left Hollywood for the quiet serenity of the craggy shores of the east coast. That serenity is soon shattered with the arrival of this three nephews. This volume contains the following episodes: Ep. 19 Poetry By Richie Ep. 20: Richie The Snob Ep. 21: When A Wish Is From A Star Ep. 22: I Cannot Tell A Lie ... Honest! Ep. 23: Lights! Camera! Aspirin! Ep. 24: The Boy In The Iron Vase 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jerry Robbins and the Colonial Radio Players. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/013285/bk_acx0_013285_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The real story behind a very private American fashion icon - Lilly Pulitzer Today, Lilly Pulitzer's iconic brand of clean-cut, vibrantly printed clothes called "Lillys" can be spotted everywhere. What began decades ago as a snob uniform in Palm Beach became a general fashion craze and, later, an American classic. In contrast to the high visibility of her brand, Lilly Pulitzer has largely kept her tumultuous personal story to herself. Bursting forth into glossy fame from a protected low-key world of great wealth and high society - through heartbreaks, treacheries, scandals, and losses - her life, told in detail here for the first time, is every bit as colorful and exciting as her designs. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Casey Holloway. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/010217/bk_adbl_010217_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Greg is a coffee snob, and when it comes to getting the freshest and most exotic roasts, Greg is up for adventure. Adventure is exactly what the man finds on his trip to Bali in search of the mysterious Pink Cup, a rare coffee roast with incredible flavor and the supposedly supernatural ability to turn a man into a woman. Eventually, Greg manages to get his hands on a cup of this incredible coffee, but he’s not entirely prepared for the belligerent arousal that comes along with his new feminine form. Suddenly, Greg is thrust into an erotic, gender-swapped encounter unlike anything he could’ve ever imagined. This erotica short story is 4,200 words featuring a hardcore male-to-female gender swap encounter. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jackson Woolf. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/116372/bk_acx0_116372_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.