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Haunted written by James Herbert performed by Robert Powell on CD (Abridged)

Haunted written by James Herbert performed by Robert Powell on CD (Abridged)£4.99

A ghostly twist. Three nights of terror at the house called Edbrook. Three nights in which David Ash, there to investigate a haunting, will be victim of horrifying games. Three nights in which he will face the blood-chilling enigma of his own past.


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The Return of the Native written by Thomas Hardy performed by Alan Rickman on CD (Unabridged)

The Return of the Native written by Thomas Hardy performed by Alan Rickman on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Set on Egdon Heath, a fictional barren moor in Wessex, Eustacia Vye longs for the excitement of city life but is cut off from the world in her grandfather's lonely cottage. Clym Yeobright who has returned to the area to become a schoolmaster seems to offer everything she dreams of: passion, excitement...


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An Excellent Mystery written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

An Excellent Mystery written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£69.99  -  £79.99

With no clues to work on, he begins his own investigation. No clues, that is, until the sudden, senseless murder of Agatha's maid. What is going on in the mysterious Mrs Forrest's Mayfair flat? And can Wimsey catch a desperate murderer before he himself becomes one of the victims?


At The Ready! written by Various Childrens Authors performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

At The Ready! written by Various Childrens Authors performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£39.99

This box set contains over 7 hours of fun from Bob the Builder, Fireman Sam and Tomas the Tank Engine! This would make a brilliant gift that will last considerably longer than the New Year!


Brideshead Revisited written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Jeremy Irons on CD (Unabridged)

Brideshead Revisited written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Jeremy Irons on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

Brideshead Revisited is Evelyn Waugh's stunning novel of duty and desire set amongst the decadent, faded glory of the English aristocracy in the run-up to the Second World War.

Performed brilliantly by Jeremy Irons


Casanova written by Ian Kelly performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Abridged)

Casanova written by Ian Kelly performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Benedict Cumberbatch reads Ian Kelly’s biography of one of the most beguiling and controversial individuals of any age.


Choked written by Tania Carver performed by Martyn Waites on CD (Abridged)

Choked written by Tania Carver performed by Martyn Waites on CD (Abridged)£3.99  -  £6.99

'I have something you've lost,' the voice said. 'Your daughter.' He will threaten her. The honeymoon is over for newlywed criminologist Marina Esposito. Her house is in flames. Her cop husband is in a coma. Her baby daughter is missing. And then her phone rings . . .


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Dead Man's Ransom written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

Dead Man's Ransom written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £99.99

It is 1141. In Shrewsbury, civil war is tearing the country apart as the bitter feud between King Stephen and Maud shows no sign of abating. Cadfael, safe within the peaceful walls of the Abbey, does not expect to be drawn on to the battlefield - but when a Welsh prisoner of war is brought to him for treatment ...


Devil's Cub written by Georgette Heyer performed by Michael Drew on CD (Unabridged)

Devil's Cub written by Georgette Heyer performed by Michael Drew on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

The excesses of the young Marquis of Vidal are even wilder than his father's before him. Not for nothing is the reckless duellist and gamester called "the Devil's Cub". But when he is forced to leave the country, Mary Challoner discovers his fiendish plan to abduct her sister. Any only by daring to impersonate...


Douglas Adams Starship Titanic written by Terry Jones performed by Terry Jones on Cassette (Abridged)

Douglas Adams Starship Titanic written by Terry Jones performed by Terry Jones on Cassette (Abridged)£18.99

At the centre of the galaxy, an unknown civilization is preparing for an event of epic proportions, the launch of the most technologically advanced spaceship ever built - the Starship Titanic. The ship that cannot possibly go wrong.


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Emperor - The Gates of Rome written by Conn Iggulden performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Abridged)

Emperor - The Gates of Rome written by Conn Iggulden performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Abridged)£9.99

The astonishing life of Julius Caesar is recreated in a magnificent new novel that brilliantly interweaves history and adventure.

Emperor: The Gates of Rome is an epic tale of ambition and rivalry, bravery and betrayal, from an outstanding new voice in historical fiction.


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End in Tears written by Ruth Rendell performed by Nigel Anthony on CD (Unabridged)

End in Tears written by Ruth Rendell performed by Nigel Anthony on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

A Genius Performance by Nigel Anthony! Inspector Wexford investigates a series of murders - someone dies under a falling chunk of concrete and Amber Marshalson is beaten to death. After a short while it appears that the murders are connected. When another body is found it appears that a serial killer...


Eye of the Needle written by Ken Follett performed by Christopher Cazenove on CD (Abridged)

Eye of the Needle written by Ken Follett performed by Christopher Cazenove on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £17.99

His weapon is the stiletto, his codename: The Needle. He is Hitler's prize undercover agent - a cold and professional killer. It is 1944 and weeks before D-Day. The Allies are disguising their invasion plans with a phoney armada of ships and planes.


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Goldfinger written by Ian Fleming performed by David Rintoul on CD (Unabridged)

Goldfinger written by Ian Fleming performed by David Rintoul on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

A game of canasta turns out crooked and a golden girl ends up dead. It seems that Auric Goldfinger is a bad loser when it comes to cards. He's also the world's most ruthless and successful gold smuggler. As James Bond follows his trail, he discovers that Goldfinger's real game is the heist...


Hold Tight written by Harlan Coben performed by Tim Machin on CD (Abridged)

Hold Tight written by Harlan Coben performed by Tim Machin on CD (Abridged)£3.99  -  £4.99

Tia and Mike Baye never imagined they'd become the type of overprotective parents who spy on their kids. But their 16-year-old son Adam has been unusually distant lately, and after the suicide of his classmate Spencer, they can't help but worry.


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How Green Was My Valley written by Richard Llewellyn performed by Philip Madoc on Cassette (Unabridged)

How Green Was My Valley written by Richard Llewellyn performed by Philip Madoc on Cassette (Unabridged)£79.99

First published in 1939. The author captures the song of his nation of singers and made it into the story of the childhood and youth of Huw Morgan, a miner's son, in a South Wales valley.


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Howards End written by E.M. Forster performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)

Howards End written by E.M. Forster performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

A Genius Performance by Edward Petherbridge!

Three families at the beginning of the twentieth century - The weathy Wilcoxes, the middle-class, idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts. The Schlegel sisters try to help the Basts and educate the Wilcoxes. The families are drawn together in many strands of love, lies and death.


Keeping the Dead written by Tess Gerritsen performed by Laurel Lefkow on CD (Abridged)

Keeping the Dead written by Tess Gerritsen performed by Laurel Lefkow on CD (Abridged)£4.99  -  £7.99

She's Pilgrim Hospital's most unusual patient, and on this Saturday night, a media circus is gathered to record every minute of her visit to the X-ray department. 


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New In August 2018 Part 2

 

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1776 written by David McCullough performed by David McCullough on CD (Abridged)

1776 written by David McCullough performed by David McCullough on CD (Abridged)£14.99

The two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian draws on personal correspondence and period diaries to present a landmark history of the American Revolution that ranges from the siege of Boston, to the American defeat at Brooklyn and retreat across New Jersey, to the stunning American victory...

All The Pooh Stories written by A.A. Milne performed by Bernard Cribbins on Cassette (Unabridged)

All The Pooh Stories written by A.A. Milne performed by Bernard Cribbins on Cassette (Unabridged)£19.99

This four audio-cassette boxed set contains the complete and unabridged tales of "Winnie the Pooh" and "The House at Pooh Corner".

An Englishman Abroad written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)

An Englishman Abroad written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Whilst touring Hamlet in Moscow with the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in 1958, Coral Browne is astonished to have Guy Burgess appear in her dressing room. Having disappeared from England in 1951 together with fellow diplomat Donald Maclean, spy Burgess is a wanted man.

Breath - a lifetime in the rhythm of an iron lung written by Martha Mason performed by Catherine Byers on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Breath - a lifetime in the rhythm of an iron lung written by Martha Mason performed by Catherine Byers on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£12.99

"I live with a stable of nightmares," Martha Mason writes, "but hope keeps them in harness." Some might wonder how Martha could have clung to hope at all. In 1948, on the day of the funeral of her adored older brother, Gaston, a quick victim of the great polio epidemic, Martha was struck...

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Douglas Adams at the BBC written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams and Simon Jones on CD (Abridged)

Douglas Adams at the BBC written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams and Simon Jones on CD (Abridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

Simon Jones, who played Arthur Dent in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, presents a look back at the life and work of a writer who has captivated the imagination of millions When Douglas Adams created The Hitchhiker's Guide for BBC Radio 4, it was the genesis of a science fiction comedy legend.

Eclipse written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)

Eclipse written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Bella?' Edward's soft voice came from behind me. I turned to see him spring lightly up the porch steps, his hair windblown from running. He pulled me into his arms at once, and kissed me again. His kiss frightened me. There was too much tension, too strong an edge to the way his lips crushed mine....

Evelyn, After written by Victoria Helen Stone performed by Tanya Eby on CD (Unabridged)

Evelyn, After written by Victoria Helen Stone performed by Tanya Eby on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Evelyn Tester is sleepwalking through her suburban life - until a late-night phone call startles her awake. Her husband, a prestigious psychiatrist, has been in an accident. And he isn't alone. Suddenly Evelyn's world isn't as tidy as she thought. And in the midst of it all is Juliette, not only her husband's...

Forty Years On written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)

Forty Years On written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)£9.99

The Headmaster has been at Albion House for fifty years, man and boy. Now he is retiring and takes part in the end-of-year entertainment for the last time. Entitled Speak For England, Arthur, it weaves together a multi-generational story of England: the glorious era at the turn of the century, when the...

Honest written by Ulrika Jonsson performed by Ulrika Jonsson on CD (Abridged)

Honest written by Ulrika Jonsson performed by Ulrika Jonsson on CD (Abridged)£4.99

A few years ago Ulrika Jonsson's life hit rock bottom. She was facing a situation every parent dreads - her unborn child had been diagnosed with a rare and life-threatening heart condition - and she was facing it alone because the child's father had left her.

How to Work for an Idiot - Survive and Thrive without Killing Your Boss written by John Hoover, Phd performed by Brian Sutherland on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

How to Work for an Idiot - Survive and Thrive without Killing Your Boss written by John Hoover, Phd performed by Brian Sutherland on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£12.99

Was it a typo when the CEO mandated that the organization "institutionalize incompetents"? If not, how did the company wind up institutionalizing incompetence instead? How to Work for an Idiot is still the confessions of a recovering Idiot Boss. After decades of writing and consulting, Dr. Hoover...

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In The Teeth of The Evidence written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)

In The Teeth of The Evidence written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)£59.99  -  £79.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Carmichael!

All that was left of the garage was a heap of charred and smouldering beams. In the driving seat of the burnt-out car were the remains of a body... An accident, said the police. 

Islands in the Stream written by Ernest Hemingway performed by Bruce Greenwood on CD (Unabridged)

Islands in the Stream written by Ernest Hemingway performed by Bruce Greenwood on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

First published in 1970, nine years after Hemingway's death, this is the story of an artist and adventurer -- a man much like Hemingway himself. Beginning in the 1930s, Islands in the Streamfollows the fortunes of Thomas Hudson, from his experiences as a painter on the Gulf Stream island of Bimin ...

Journeys in English written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Abridged)

Journeys in English written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Abridged)£9.99

This highly entertaining BBC Radio 4 series is written and presented by Bill Bryson and based on his bestselling book, 'Mother Tongue'. In it he romps through the history of Britain to reveal how English became such an infuriatingly complex – but ultimately world-beating – language.

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Jude the Obscure written by Thomas Hardy performed by Stephen Thorne on CD (Unabridged)

Jude the Obscure written by Thomas Hardy performed by Stephen Thorne on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Eager to escape the confines of his lower-class upbringing, Jude Fawley dreams of pursuing higher education, graduating from university and becoming a scholar. Slowly, we witness the resistance Jude is met with and, in keeping with Hardy's other works, the consequences of having dared...

Kafka's Dick written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)

Kafka's Dick written by Alan Bennett performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Richard Griffiths, Alison Steadman and Peter Woodthorpe star in this BBC Radio 4 version of Alan Bennett's acclaimed comedy drama stage play. Present-day Kafka aficionado Sydney, and his wife Linda, are visited by the long-dead Kafka and his friend Max Brod...

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Lieutenant Hornblower written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Lieutenant Hornblower written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Having now paid his dues as midshipman, Horatio Hornblower returns as a newly promoted Lieutenant, in the second instalment of C.S. Forester's beloved naval series. In this new adventure, Hornblower is overjoyed to discover his next task is to serve aboard the mighty HMS Renown.

Love and Sleepless Nights written by Nick Spalding performed by Heather Wilds and Napoleon Ryan on CD (Unabridged)

Love and Sleepless Nights written by Nick Spalding performed by Heather Wilds and Napoleon Ryan on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

When Nick Spalding self-published Love... From Both Sides and Love... And Sleepless Nightshe became one of the bestselling ebook authors of 2012. Now for the first time the Love... books are being published in a longer format with more of the love story, more of Laura and Jamie's ups and downs...

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Men at Arms written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Men at Arms written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Guy Crouchback, determined to get into the war, takes a commission in the Royal Corps of Halberdiers. His spirits high, he sees all the trimmings but none of the action. And his first campaign, an abortive affair on the West African coastline, ends with an escapade which seriously blots his Halberdier copybook.

New Moon written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)

New Moon written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

I stuck my finger under the edge of the paper and jerked it under the tape. 'Shoot,' I muttered when the paper sliced my finger. A single drop of blood oozed from the tiny cut. It all happened very quickly then. 'No!' Edward roared ...

Norah - A Selection from Orchard Valley Brides written by Debbie Macomber performed by Tanya Eby on CD (Unabridged)

Norah - A Selection from Orchard Valley Brides written by Debbie Macomber performed by Tanya Eby on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Norah Bloomfield is feeling a bit unneeded these days. Her father is recovering from his heart attack, and her sisters, Valerie and Stephanie, are busy planning their weddings. But then a cantankerous Texan named Rowdy Cassidy crashes his small plane in Orchard Valley.

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Officers and Gentlemen written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Officers and Gentlemen written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Undergoing training on the Isle of Mugg, Guy Crouchback is now attached to a commando unit where the ministry whisky flows freely and HM Forces have to show proper respect to the Laird. But the comedy of Mugg is followed by the bitterness of Crete: the indignity of withdrawal or surrender.

People of the Book written by Geraldine Brooks performed by Edwina Wren on CD (Unabridged)

People of the Book written by Geraldine Brooks performed by Edwina Wren on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

The bestselling novel that follows a rare manuscript through centuries of exile and war, from the author of The Secret Chord and of March, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. Inspired by a true story, People of the Book is a novel of sweeping historical grandeur and intimate emotional intensity by an acclaimed...

Point to Point Navigation written by Gore Vidal performed by Gore Vidal on CD (Unabridged)

Point to Point Navigation written by Gore Vidal performed by Gore Vidal on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

POINT TO POINT NAVIGATION refers to a form of navigation Gore Vidal resorted to as a first mate in the navy during World War II. As he says, 'As I was writing this account of my life and times since PALIMPSEST, I felt as if I were again dealing with those capes and rocks in the Bering Sea...

Proust was a Neuroscientist written by Jonah Lehrer performed by Dan John Miller on CD (Unabridged)

Proust was a Neuroscientist written by Jonah Lehrer performed by Dan John Miller on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

In this technology-driven age, it’s tempting to believe that science can solve every mystery. After all, science has cured countless diseases and even sent humans into space. But as Jonah Lehrer argues in this sparkling debut, science is not the only path to knowledge. In fact, when it comes to understanding the brain, art got there first.

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Silas Marner written by George Eliot performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)

Silas Marner written by George Eliot performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Although the shortest of George Eliot's novels, Silas Marner is one of her most admired and loved works. It tells the sad story of the unjustly exiled Silas Marner - a handloom linen weaver of Raveloe in the agricultural heartland of England - and how he is restored to life by the unlikely means of the orphan child Eppie.

Sourcery written by Terry Pratchett performed by Tony Robinson on CD (Abridged)

Sourcery written by Terry Pratchett performed by Tony Robinson on CD (Abridged)£6.99

All is not well within the Unseen University. The endemic politics of the place have ensured that it has finally got what it wished for: the most powerful wizard on the disc. Which could mean that the death of all wizardry is at hand. And the world is going to end, depending on whom you listen to.

Space Cadet written by Robert A. Heinlein performed by David Baker and Full Cast Dramatisation on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Space Cadet written by Robert A. Heinlein performed by David Baker and Full Cast Dramatisation on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Matt Dodson arrives at Space Academy little prepared for the rigorous program he is about to enter. But that's the point of the academy: to take young men and steep them in a demanding tradition of honor, courage, and sacrifice until they have earned the right to join the Patrol as guardians...

Taking on the World written by Ellen MacArthur performed by Ellen MacArthur on CD (Abridged)

Taking on the World written by Ellen MacArthur performed by Ellen MacArthur on CD (Abridged)£4.99

"Physically I am totally exhausted and, mentally, not so far off. My whole body aches and I feel drained. My mind feels like it's been frozen and is trying to wake. Yesterday was the hardest challenge of my life, though funnily this morning feels ten times worse..."

Tales of Unrest written by Joseph Conrad performed by Walter Zimmerman on CD (Unabridged)

Tales of Unrest written by Joseph Conrad performed by Walter Zimmerman on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Two colonial officers extol the benefits they are bringing to an African village in the form of "quays and warehouses, and barracks - and billiard-rooms". A French republican who has fathered three idiot sons makes his peace with the Church, only to have an idiot daughter.

The Andalucian Friend written by Alexander Soderberg performed by Gildart Jackson on CD (Unabridged)

The Andalucian Friend written by Alexander Soderberg performed by Gildart Jackson on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

When Sophie Brinkmann meets Hector Guzman, she knows everything that she needs to: he’s handsome, he’s charming and he makes her happy. But what she doesn’t know is that Hector has some nasty friends, some even nastier enemies, and an unscrupulous police operation relentlessly...

The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood - The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels... written by Robert Hutchinson performed by Ralph Lister on CD (Unabridged)

The Audacious Crimes of Colonel Blood - The Spy Who Stole the Crown Jewels... written by Robert Hutchinson performed by Ralph Lister on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The gripping story of one of the most enigmatic and alluring figures in British history: a dangerous double agent and Irish rogue in King Charles II's court. One morning in May 1671, a man disguised as a parson daringly attempted to seize the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London.

The Clothes They Stood Up In written by Alan Bennett performed by Alan Bennett on Cassette (Abridged)

The Clothes They Stood Up In written by Alan Bennett performed by Alan Bennett on Cassette (Abridged)£6.99

A quirky, wry and ironic tale. The Ransomes have been burgled; everything has gone, even the lavatory paper. For the stuffy solicitor and his downtrodden wife it marks a turning point, a kind of liberation. Nothing will ever be quite the same, even when their possessions reappear as they left them.

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The Commodore written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

The Commodore written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

In the ninth instalment of the series, C.S. Forester transports us to the quaint village of Smallbridge. Predictably restless and eager to embark on his next adventure, Horatio Hornblower dreams of returning to the seas and commanding his next ship.

The Complaints written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on CD (Abridged)

The Complaints written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on CD (Abridged)£4.99  -  £9.99

Nobody likes The Complaints - they're the cops who investigate other cops. Complaints and Conduct Department, to give them their full title, but known colloquially as 'the Dark Side', or simply'The Complaints'. Malcolm Fox works for The Complaints.

The Elven written by Bernhard Hennen performed by Michael Page on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

The Elven written by Bernhard Hennen performed by Michael Page on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£12.99

The international bestseller and epic adventure A fierce and merciless demon has been unleashed on the world, spreading destruction and bloodshed in both the human and the elven realms. Northlander Jarl Mandred witnesses the ruthless attack on his men, and he seeks vengeance with the help ...

The Garden of Eden written by Ernest Hemingway performed by Patrick Wilson on CD (Unabridged)

The Garden of Eden written by Ernest Hemingway performed by Patrick Wilson on CD (Unabridged)£7.99  -  £9.99

A sensational best seller when it appeared in 1986, The Garden of Eden is the last uncompleted novel of Ernest Hemingway, which he worked on intermittently from 1946 until his death in 1961.

The Johnstown Flood written by David McCullough performed by Edward Herrmann on CD (Unabridged)

The Johnstown Flood written by David McCullough performed by Edward Herrmann on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

The stunning story of one of America’s great disasters, a preventable tragedy of Gilded Age America, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough. At the end of the nineteenth century, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, was a booming coal-and-steel town filled with hardworking families striving...

The Lessons of Terror written by Caleb Carr performed by Dennis Boutsikaris on CD (Unabridged)

The Lessons of Terror written by Caleb Carr performed by Dennis Boutsikaris on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Although terrorism seems a relatively modern phenomenon, novelist and military historian Caleb Carr illustrates that it has been a constant of military history. In ancient times, warring armies raped and slaughtered civilians and gratuitously destroyed homes and cities;

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid - A Memoir written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Unabridged)

The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid - A Memoir written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Unabridged)£12.99

Bill Bryson’s first travel book opened with the immortal line, ‘I come from Des Moines. Somebody had to.’

In this deeply funny and personal memoir, he ...

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The Rest is Silence written by Keith McCarthy performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)

The Rest is Silence written by Keith McCarthy performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

A young boy's body is washed from the river and forensic examination reveals he has been murdered. The accidental discovery that a convicted paedophile lives in the nearby village leads to police interest in his activities and when five decaying bodies are found in his garden, he is arrested.

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The Return of the Native written by Thomas Hardy performed by Alan Rickman on CD (Unabridged)

The Return of the Native written by Thomas Hardy performed by Alan Rickman on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Set on Egdon Heath, a fictional barren moor in Wessex, Eustacia Vye longs for the excitement of city life but is cut off from the world in her grandfather's lonely cottage. Clym Yeobright who has returned to the area to become a schoolmaster seems to offer everything she dreams of: passion, excitement...

The Thinking Life - How to Thrive in the Age of Distraction written by P.M. Forni performed by David Drummond on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

The Thinking Life - How to Thrive in the Age of Distraction written by P.M. Forni performed by David Drummond on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£8.99

P.M. Forni is America's civility expert. In his first two books he taught readers the rules of civil behaviour and ways of responding to rudeness.

In "The Thinking Life", he looks at the importance of thinking in our lives: how we do it, why we don't do enough of it and why we need to do more of it because, for Forni, serious thinking leads to the good life.

The Uncommon Reader written by Alan Bennett performed by Alan Bennett on CD (Abridged)

The Uncommon Reader written by Alan Bennett performed by Alan Bennett on CD (Abridged)£9.99

It was the corgis’ fault. When they strayed through the grounds of Buckingham Palace, the Queen discovered the City of Westminster travelling library. The Queen has never had much time for reading – pleasure has always come second place to duty – though now that one is here I suppose...

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The Warden written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)

The Warden written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Anthony Trollope's The Warden was the first of Trollope's hugely successful Barchester Chronicles, appearing in 1855 and reversing the rather unfortunate sales of his previous three novels. It concerns the story of Mr. Septimus Harding, Warden of Hiram's Hospital and Precentor of Barchester Cathedral.

Twilight written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)

Twilight written by Stephenie Meyer performed by Ilyana Kadushin on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

When seventeen-year-old Isabella Swan moves to Forks, Washington to live with her father she expects that her new life will be as dull as the town itself. In spite of her awkward manner and low expectations, she finds that her new classmates are drawn to this pale, dark-haired new girl in town.

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Unconditional Surrender written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Unconditional Surrender written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Guy Crouchback has lost his Halberdier idealism. A desk job in London gives him the chance of reconciliation with his former wife. Then, in Yugoslavia, as a liaison officer with the partisans, he finally becomes aware of the futility of a war he once saw in terms of honour.

Waiting to Be Heard - A Memoir  written by Amanda Knox performed by Amanda Knox on CD (Unabridged)

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