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Bleak House written by Charles Dickens performed by Sean Barrett and Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)

Bleak House written by Charles Dickens performed by Sean Barrett and Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

This wonderful book is read by 2 of the very best audiobook readers bar none! Sean Barrett's Chapter 1 is pure genius! Writing of this quality combined with the reading of Mr Barrett and Teresa Gallagher is an absolute must! This one is a life-long keeper!!


The Killing Woods written by Lucy Christopher performed by Kyle Winfield and Nethalie Emmanuel on CD (Unabridged)

The Killing Woods written by Lucy Christopher performed by Kyle Winfield and Nethalie Emmanuel on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

Emily's dad is accused of murdering a teenage girl in the woods behind her house, the place she played in as a child.

She's sure he's innocent, but what did happen? Determined to find out, and afraid of what she might discover, Emily seeks out the boyfriend of the murdered girl.


3 Hour Fixed Price Audio Transfer

3 Hour Fixed Price Audio Transfer£10.00

This is the fixed price £10 item to be used when ordering conversion of a sub 3 hour Audio Cassette or MP3 CD title. 

 


A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens performed by David Jason on CD (Abridged)

A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens performed by David Jason on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Dickens's story of solitary miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is taught the true meaning of Christmas by the three ghosts of Christmas past, present and future, has been adapted into countless film and stage versions and is today the most famous and loved of all Christmas tales.


A Falcon Flies written by Wilbur Smith performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)

A Falcon Flies written by Wilbur Smith performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)£4.99  -  £8.99

A Falcon Flies is the first bestselling novel in Wilbur Smith's epic tale of Africa, The Ballantyne Novels. In search of a father they barely remember, Zouga and Dr Robyn Ballantyne board Mungo St John's magnificent clipper to speed them to Africa.


A Short History of Nearly Everything written by Bill Bryson performed by William Roberts on CD (Unabridged)

A Short History of Nearly Everything written by Bill Bryson performed by William Roberts on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, beloved author Bill Bryson confronts his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves.


Absolute Friends written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)

Absolute Friends written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)£6.99

Absolute Friends is a superbly paced novel spanning fifty-six years, a theatrical masterstroke of tragi-comic writing, and a savage fable of our times, almost of our hours.


Agatha Raisin and the Love from Hell written by M.C. Beaton performed by Penelope Keith on CD (Unabridged)

Agatha Raisin and the Love from Hell written by M.C. Beaton performed by Penelope Keith on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £24.99

A Genius performance by Penelope Keith!

No happily ever after for her! Recently married to neighbour James Lacey, Agatha quickly finds that love is not all it's cracked up to be - soon the newly-weds are living in separate cottages and accusing each other of infidelity.


Artists in Crime written by Ngaio Marsh performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Abridged)

Artists in Crime written by Ngaio Marsh performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Abridged)£7.99  -  £12.99

A Benedict Cumberbatch Genius Performance!

It started as a student exercise, the knife under the drape, the model's pose chalked in place. But before Agatha Troy, artist and instructor, returns to the class, the pose has been re-enacted in earnest....


Attention All Shipping written by Charlie Connelly performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Abridged)

Attention All Shipping written by Charlie Connelly performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Abridged)£9.99

This solemn, rhythmic intonation of the shipping forecast on BBC radio is as familiar as the sound of Big Ben chiming the hour.

Since its first broadcast in the 1920s it has inspired poems, songs and novels in addition to its intended objective of warning generations of seafarers of impending storms and gales.


Bad Girl written by Roberta Kray performed by Annie Aldington on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Bad Girl written by Roberta Kray performed by Annie Aldington on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£4.99

The Quinns are one of the most feared criminal gangs in London's East End.

So the reaction of Joe Quinn to the news that his daughter Lynsey is involved with a policeman is predictable and swift, and a pregnant Lynsey finds herself out on the street, bruised and alone.


Billy Connolly's World Tour of Australia written by Billy Connolly performed by Billy Connolly on CD (Abridged)

Billy Connolly's World Tour of Australia written by Billy Connolly performed by Billy Connolly on CD (Abridged)£7.99

Travelling by plane, motorbike, boat and foot, Billy Connolly tours the country performing his stage show and delivers and individual commentary on all things Australian.


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Blood Hunt written by Ian Rankin performed by Steven Pacey on CD (Unabridged)

Blood Hunt written by Ian Rankin performed by Steven Pacey on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

It begins with a phone call. Gordon Reeve's brother has been found dead in his car in San Diego - the car was locked from the inside, a gun in his hand. In the US to identify the body Gordon comes to realise that his brother has in fact been murdered. What's more, it is soon obvious that his own life is in danger.


Bridcage Walk written by Helen Dunmore performed by Emma Fenney on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Bridcage Walk written by Helen Dunmore performed by Emma Fenney on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£6.99

It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political turmoil and violence. Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in radical circles where each step of the French Revolution is followed with eager idealism. But she has recently married John Diner Tredevant, a property developer who is heavily invested in Bristol’s housing ...


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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang written by Ian Fleming performed by Lionel Jeffries on Cassette (Abridged)

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang written by Ian Fleming performed by Lionel Jeffries on Cassette (Abridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

**** We currently have a very cheap copy of this in stock which has been rated as acceptable - the audio is perfect but the insert was damaged and has been replaced with a duplicated printing **** ‘Crackpot’ is what everybody calls the Pott family. So when they go to buy a new car and come back ...


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Cover Her Face written by P.D. James performed by Roy Marsden on CD (Unabridged)

Cover Her Face written by P.D. James performed by Roy Marsden on CD (Unabridged)£28.99  -  £48.99

Another wonderful thriller by the Queen of Crime!

On the same day as the St Cedd's church fete in the grounds of her home, Martingale, Mrs Maxie learns of her son Stephen's engagement.


Cranford written by Elizabeth Gaskell performed by Prunella Scales on CD (Unabridged)

Cranford written by Elizabeth Gaskell performed by Prunella Scales on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

“I'll not listen to reason,” she said, now in full possession of her voice, which had been rather choked with sobbing. "Reason always means what someone else has got to say."’ 


Days from a Different World - A Memoir of Childhood written by John Simpson performed by John Simpson on CD (Abridged)

Days from a Different World - A Memoir of Childhood written by John Simpson performed by John Simpson on CD (Abridged)£4.99

‘I have already touched on my childhood in Strange Places, Questionable People. But the further through life I get the more I want to revisit it. I want to look at the whole of my childhood, the England I grew up in and my family.'


Dear Me written by Peter Ustinov performed by Peter Ustinov on CD (Abridged)

Dear Me written by Peter Ustinov performed by Peter Ustinov on CD (Abridged)£4.99  -  £9.99

Sir Peter Ustinov's beautifully crafted autobiography is told with exquisite wit and insight. From his birth in April 1921, it spans his extraordinary career as actor, playwright, film star and director, confirming his early belief that he is 'irrevocably betrothed to laughter'.


Elizabeth - Her Life, Our Times written by Alan Titchmarsh performed by Alan Titchmarsh and John Telfer on CD (Unabridged)

Elizabeth - Her Life, Our Times written by Alan Titchmarsh performed by Alan Titchmarsh and John Telfer on CD (Unabridged)£7.99  -  £14.99

On 2 June 1953, 27-year-old Princess Elizabeth of York was crowned Queen, the eyes of the world upon her as she dedicated herself to her country.


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Excession written by Iain M. Banks performed by Peter Kenny on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Excession written by Iain M. Banks performed by Peter Kenny on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £39.99

By the author of "Feersum Endjinn". The Excession has returned but the only person who is aware of its potential is living out her death in the immense Sleeper Service ship. The Excession is something the culture must understand better - before it falls into less understanding hands.

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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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Captain Hornblower R.N. - A Ship of the Line written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Captain Hornblower R.N. - A Ship of the Line written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The sixth instalment in the eleven-part Horatio Hornblower series, A Ship of the Line sees the return of 39-year-old Captain Hornblower as he embarks upon a new adventure on the Catalonian coast. Having successfully defeated the Natividad Ship in battle, Horatio is awarded command of HMS Sutherland.

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Captain Hornblower R.N. - The Happy Return written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

Captain Hornblower R.N. - The Happy Return written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

The year is 1808 and somewhere off the coast of Nicaragua, C.S. Forester's hero returns, ready to embark on his next swashbuckling adventure. The fifth instalment in the series, The Happy Return follows Captain Horatio Hornblower as he commands the thirty-six-gun frigate, HMS Lydia.

Cards on the Table written by Agatha Christie performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)

Cards on the Table written by Agatha Christie performed by Full Cast Drama on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Hercule Poirot, along with three other luminaries from the world of crime detection, is invited to dinner by the renowned London socialite Dr Shaitana. Also on the guest list are four members of what Shaitana calls his Black Museum - a collection of murderers who have each succeeded in 'getting away with it'.

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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...

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Far from the Madding Crowd written by Thomas Hardy performed by Nathaniel Parker on CD (Unabridged)

Far from the Madding Crowd written by Thomas Hardy performed by Nathaniel Parker on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Far from the Madding Crowd is Thomas Hardy's fourth novel and his first major literary success. Published in 1874, it tells the tale of Gabriel Oak, one of three suitors for the hand of the beautiful and spirited Bathsheba Everdene. He must compete with the dashing young soldier Sergeant Troy...

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.

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Hornblower and the Atropos written by C.S. Forester performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

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

In the year 1805, the young and enthusiastic Horatio Hornblower is given his first command as Captain of HMS Atropos. A 22-gun sloop, it is hardly the biggest ship in the navy, but undeterred, Hornblower boards the Atropos in eager anticipation of the voyages to come.

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)£12.99

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.

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

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

The first episode, initially created as a prequel, of C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower series, sees 17-year-old Horatio as he embarks upon a navy career aboard HMS Justinian. Older than most other seamen training to become naval officers, Hornblower is initially ridiculed for his dull...

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  -  £12.99

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.

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The Woodlanders written by Thomas Hardy performed by Samuel West on CD (Unabridged)

The Woodlanders written by Thomas Hardy performed by Samuel West on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Set in the Dorset landscape familiar to Hardy novels, The Woodlanders concerns the fortunes of Giles Winterborne, whose love for the well-do-do Grace Melbury is challenged by the arrival of a dashing and dissolute doctor, Edred Fitzpiers.

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.

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Under the Greenwood Tree written by Thomas Hardy performed by Robert Hardy on CD (Unabridged)

Under the Greenwood Tree written by Thomas Hardy performed by Robert Hardy on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Under the Greenwood Tree: A Rural Painting of the Dutch School is a novel by Thomas Hardy, published anonymously in 1872. It was Hardy's second published novel, the last to be printed without his name, and the first of his great series of Wessex novels.

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

Waiting to Be Heard - A Memoir written by Amanda Knox performed by Amanda Knox on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

In November 2007, Amanda Knox was twenty years old and had been studying abroad in Perugia, Italy, for only a few weeks when her friend and roommate Meredith Kercher was brutally murdered. Young, naïve, and grieving, and with only basic knowledge of the Italian language...

Why We Work written by Barry Schwartz performed by Barry Schwartz on CD (Unabridged)

Why We Work written by Barry Schwartz performed by Barry Schwartz on CD (Unabridged)£7.99

An eye-opening, groundbreaking tour of the purpose of work in our lives, showing how work operates in our culture and how you can find your own path to happiness in the workplace. Why do we work? The question seems so simple. But Professor Barry Schwartz proves that the answer is...