The sweet death of Coyote, master taxi driver, was only the first. Soon people are sneezing and dying all over Manchester. Telekinetic cop Sybil Jones knows that, like Coyote, they died happy – but even a happy death can be a murder. As exotic blooms begin to flower all over the city, the pollen count is racing towards 2000 and Sybil is running out of time. Jeff Noon was born in Manchester in 1957. He was trained in the visual arts, and was musically active on the punk scene before starting to write plays for the theatre. His first novel, Vurt, was published in 1993 and went on to win critical acclaim and the Arthur C. Clarke Award. He went on to write Pollen, set in the same world as Vurt, and many other novels including Automated Alice, Pixel Juice and Needle in the Groove. His latest novel is Channel SK1N. You can find out more about Jeff and his books at www.metamorphiction.com. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Maggie Mash. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/013683/bk_adbl_013683_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From taxi rides, hotel stays, car driving, to communicating and paying, business as usual is a thing of the past. This revolutionary model is the secret to driving profitability and growth in today´s transformed business landscape. Free and abundant information, 24/7 connectivity, and the empowerment of everyone has transformed every company into an open-source organization and you must adapt in order to succeed. Open Source Leadership explains why the most relied-upon management practices today are ineffective, and it provides a new, counterintuitive model for seizing the competitive edge and holding it in any industry. The author challenges conventional thinking, overturning a host of management myths about what works and what doesn´t. His approach gives you highly practical tools and techniques you need to source talent and innovation easier and quicker than ever. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jeff Cummings. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/009627/bk_brll_009627_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.