July 3, 2015
The Hunger Games is a popular trilogy written by Suzanne Collins. The writer took experiences from her own life and Greek mythology to come up with an original story. The trilogy’s popularity stems from its relatable characters and allegories. The book talks about poverty, the effects of war, class issues, and a love triangle that keeps young adults on the edge of their seats.
The Hunger Games Description
Panem has faced years of war and rebellion. To stop any more uprisings the Capitol started the hunger games audiobook free download, wherein tributes from the 12 Districts will fight it out until one person is left standing. The journey of Peeta Mellark and Katniss Everdeen start in District 12. During the lottery for the Hunger Games, Katniss’s younger sister was chosen. Distraught at what has transpired, Katniss decided to volunteer as tribute in her sister’s place. The two tributes from District 12 were Peeta Mellark and Katniss Everdeen.
The two were taken to the Capitol and met their mentor, Haymitch. Haymitch was a previous winner of the Hunger Games. He imparted knowledge about what Katniss and Peeta must do to win the games. Haymitch reiterates the importance of getting sponsorships to win the games. Peeta plays up to the crowd with his witty remarks and charisma. He then divulged his long time love for Katniss on live television.
At the onset of the games, half the tributes have already been killed. Katniss manages to stay alive by using her survival skills. Peeta was able to save Katniss’s life but managed to put his own life in danger. Katniss and Peeta decide to team up till the last tribute was killed. The Capitol audience was touched by the star-crossed lovers. Just before Peeta and Katniss swallow poison berries, the two were declared as winners of the games.
December 15, 2014
The growth of digital media such as audio books and ebooks has changed the world of reading for many people. You no longer have to make long queues at the local library to get your favorite book, or worry about your small child getting hold of your book and tearing it to pieces. You have the luxury to carry your book everywhere you go and accessing it whenever you want. There are many benefits of having your book compressed in audio or ebook. Some of them include:
1. They are more portable than traditional books
It doesn’t matter how many pages a book is when it is in print because when compressed into an audio book or ebook, it becomes very light! All you need is a storage devise or an application to access it. You can carry it in your laptop, Ipad, flash drive or even disk. Instead of walking around with tomes of books weighing on your back, you can have it stored in your computer and access it when you need it.
2. It gives you the opportunity to read many books
Let’s admit it, there are too many books to be read, but no time to read them all. If you are a lover of books, then you have to acknowledge that dedicating time to flip through the pages can be challenging. However, with an audio book, you can listen to the words of the author while you engage in other activities. You can ‘read’ as you cook, or while you are exercising. In no time, you would have read a lot of books.
3. They save the environment
When you opt for audio books or ebooks, you are saving the environment. Think about the trees that had to be destroyed for a copy of your favorite book to be produced in print. You can avoid that by downloading audio and ebooks. Additionally, the cost of producing print books is not sustainable.
4. They save on costs
If you are on a budget, then going for audio books or ebooks is a cheaper alternative. You can even listen together in a group at the same time, instead of everyone getting a copy. This is very ideal for a classroom situation. Audi books are even better because they allow people who are visually impaired to access information without so many challenges.
Audio books and ebooks are readily available for those who have internet. They provide a fun way of reading books. A lot of books are now available in these forms, and all you need to do is search for them. The only way you can discover the benefits of using ebooks and audio books is by giving them a try! You will be surprised at what you have been missing.
November 30, 2014
Fifty Shades of Grey was written by E.L. James (Erika Mitchell). The novel began only as fan fiction for the Twilight series which readers read online for free. Erika Mitchell, with the pseudonym EL James, originally wrote this fan fiction entitled Master of the Universe. The initial story revolved around the famous Twilight characters, Bella Swan and Edward Cullen. However, James eventually wanted to create her own and original work, so she published her story online with the characters, Ana Steele and Christian Grey.
Before the publication of the hard copies, The Fifty Shades of Grey was initially released as an ebook. Because of the expansion of the use of digital reading devices such as the Kindle, it was not difficult for the novel to gain popularity and spread across the internet. Because of these devices, the ebook was easily available to readers online. Soon, due to popular demand, the novel was published on print by The Writers’ Coffee Shop on May 2011.
Fifty Shades of Grey tells the story of Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey. Ana’s best friend, Katherine Kavanagh, turns ill and asks her to take her place in an interview with a young and wealthy businessman, Christian Grey. This is where Ana meets Christian for the first time, which is the beginning of an erotic romance.
Due to its adult content, the novel has received a mixture of good and bad reviews, but it has nevertheless gained popularity and success very quickly. It beat the record of the Harry Potter series as the fastest selling paperback of all time. It will also be adapted into a film, which is set to be released on August 2014. The novel is followed by 50 SHADES DARKER AUDIOBOOK and Fifty Shades Freed.
Fifty Shades of Grey and the rest of the trilogy are available in print and online. You can download 50 Shades of Grey Audiobook by visiting the link.
December 29, 2013
Hunger Games trilogy is a series of books set in a post-apocalyptic era. The theme of the books is dystopian. This trilogy hooked the interest of readers in different age levels. Hunger Games is the first title of the trilogy followed by Catching Fire and Mockingjay. Katniss Everdeen is the main character of the books. She is a tough girl with a big heart. This heroine is a resident of district 12, a coal-mining district.
Hunger Games is the infamous game organized by the capitol where districts one to twelve participate. A young boy and a girl are chosen for each district and only one of them would survive. Participants of the game are called tributes. Katniss Everdeen volunteered to join the said game to replace her sister. Her counterpart in representing District 12 is Peeta Mellark. Once Katniss and Peeta reached the capitol, they were dubbed as the star-crossed lovers. Hunger Games is a game of skills, luck and charisma. To make things easier for the tributes while they are in the game, sponsors send things that can help them. In the end of the book, rules were changed. Instead of just one champion, the organizer of Hunger Games announced both Katniss and Peeta as the winners.
There is no doubt that Hunger Games is very popular. This trilogy now plays a great part in the pop culture. Many factors contributed to its success and popularity. One is the fact that Hunger Games has a really interesting plot. It is viewed by readers as unique and thrilling. Having a movie adaptation with great actors such as Jennifer Lawrence helped in the books’ popularity too. Digital reading devices available these days also serve as a great factor for its success.
Since the Hunger Games Trilogy is just a click and download away, many were encouraged to read. With devices such as Kindle, Nook, Kobo and other reading devices, Hunger Games became more popular.
The popular novel Fifty Shades of Grey started as fan fiction for the Twilight series. It was originally entitled Master of the Universe, written by Erika Mitchell. The characters of the story were initially Edward Cullen and Bella Swan. Mitchell, however, was more interested in creating her own story and eventually published her work online with her own characters.
Fifty Shades of Grey gained popularity online as an ebook and it spread throughout the internet like wildfire. Under the pseudonym, E.L. James, the novel was eventually published on print by The Writers’ Coffee Shop on May 2011 due to public demand. But more than an ebook and a printed copy, an audio book format was also made available. The Fifty Shades of Grey Audiobook is narrated by Becca Battoe and was released on April 3, 2012.
Fifty Shades of Grey is about the relationship of Anastasia Steele, a literature student, and Christian Grey, a wealthy and young entrepreneur. They first meet when Katherine Kavanagh, Ana’s best friend, asks Ana to go on an interview with Christian in her place. Upon meeting him, Ana is smitten and drawn to him in an instant. Unaware of Christian’s true nature, she enters into an unprecedented romance with him.
The novel is categorized as erotic romance and has gained a variety of criticism and acclaim. Its popularity and success is remarkable as it surpassed the Harry Potter series as the fastest selling paperback of all time. To top it off, the FIFTY SHADES OF GREY AUDIOBOOK is also popularly acquired. The novel is set to be adapted into a film which will be released on August 2014. The following books in the trilogy are entitled Fifty Shades Darker and 50 shades freed audiobook.
The entire trilogy is available as ebooks and printed copies. The Fifty Shades of Grey Audiobook by Erika Mitchell also available as an digital download for free online.
November 29, 2013
A lot of people know Game of Thrones as the popular television series. The TV show is actually adapted from the fantasy book series by author George R. R. Martin. A Song of Ice and Fire is the name of the book series and A Game of Thrones is the first title.
The book series is an epic fantasy. Game of Thrones is relayed in the point of view of some of its characters. The story revolves around the 7 kingdoms of Westeros. These kingdoms are ruled by different families. The main conflict of the story is how each of these kingdoms fight for the Iron Throne. The book show how families stick together and fight with each other at the same time. There are also a lot of betrayals and killings. Game of Thrones will surely keep you on the edge of your seat.
For those who want to read this epic fantasy, Game of Thrones is very accessible. One could easily download the game of thrones audio book free. You can read Game of Thrones through different digital devices. This is a convenient and cheaper way of getting your own copy. By using your digital reading devices, you can save a lot of money. You can download Game of Thrones if you want to listen to it while doing chores or driving. You can also listen to the Audiobook as you read with it. Downloading is very easy online. The books are literally just a click away.
Other books under A Song of Ice and Fire that you can download are a clash of kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast of Crows and A Dance with Dragons. The last two books, The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring are not published yet. The author mentioned a possibility for an 8th book too.