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A Most Wanted Man written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)

A Most Wanted Man written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)£9.99

A half-starved young Russian man in a long black overcoat is smuggled into Hamburg at dead of night. He has an improbable amount of cash secreted in a purse round his neck. He is a devout Muslim. Or is he? He says his name is Issa.


Pillar Talk - A Play written by Edward Petherbridge performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)

Pillar Talk - A Play written by Edward Petherbridge performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Exclusive to Brainfood Audiobooks! Esteemed actor Edward (Nicholas Nickleby) Petherbridge uses the story of Symeon Stylites, the 5th century monk who lived on a pillar for thirty-six years, as a framework for an existential inquiry into imagination, belief, doubt, miracles and why one would live 'as I live.'


A Detective in Love written by H.R.F. Keating performed by Sheila Mitchell on CD (Unabridged)

A Detective in Love written by H.R.F. Keating performed by Sheila Mitchell on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £14.99

DCI Harriet Martens is nicknamed the Hard Detective. But for Harriet, love proves more dangerous than any of her cases… Britain’s number one tennis star, the beautiful Bubbles Xingara, has been murdered in the grounds of her luxurious house.


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A Matter of Honour written by Jeffrey Archer performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)

A Matter of Honour written by Jeffrey Archer performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)£4.99  -  £6.99

A Genius Performance by Martin Jarvis! He should never have opened the envelope . . . Adam Scott listens to the reading of his father's will, aware that the results can only be pitiful.


Agnes Grey written by Anne Bronte performed by Rachel Bavidge on CD (Unabridged)

Agnes Grey written by Anne Bronte performed by Rachel Bavidge on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

For all those captivated by the trials of Jane Eyre, Anne Brontës heroine Agnes Grey is the ideal counterpoint. Agnes Grey is widely considered to be the best record of the precarious position of the governess in Victorian society, and the insolence, neglect and dependence that the gentle ....


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory written by Roald Dahl performed by Eric Idle on CD (Unabridged)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory written by Roald Dahl performed by Eric Idle on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

This is a special audio edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, read by Eric Idle, which will be published at the same time as the Warner Bros film.

Charlie Bucket thinks he's the luckiest boy alive when he unwraps one of Willy Wonka's Whipple-Scrumptious Fudgemallow Delights to find the last golden ticket.


Classic Love Poetry written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

Classic Love Poetry written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£3.99  -  £4.99

From "My True Love Hath My Heart" to September by Ted Hughes - there are 40 poems selected from the last millennia.

All performed by Stella Gonet, David Shaw-Parker, Alex Jennings and Eve Karpf.


Crime and Punishment written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky performed by Alex Jennings on Cassette (Abridged)

Crime and Punishment written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky performed by Alex Jennings on Cassette (Abridged)£6.99

Crime and Punishment is a novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky. It was first published in the literary journal The Russian Messenger in twelve monthly installments during 1866. It was later published in a single volume.


Crying with Laughter written by Bob Monkhouse performed by Bob Monkhouse on Cassette (Abridged)

Crying with Laughter written by Bob Monkhouse performed by Bob Monkhouse on Cassette (Abridged)£18.99

Bob Monkhouse has been a star in show business for over 40 years during which time he has known both triumph and tragedy.

His first son was born disabled with cerebral palsy; he has suffered a life-long estrangement from his brother and he was arrested in 1978.


Dawn of the Dead written by George A. Romero and Susanna Sparrow performed by Christopher Ragland on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Dawn of the Dead written by George A. Romero and Susanna Sparrow performed by Christopher Ragland on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£4.99

When there is no more room in hell, the dead will walk the Earth. George A. Romero's iconic film and novel terrified generations. Now Dawn of the Dead is back to terrify once more. The world is being devastated by zombies. No one knows how far they have spread, or how to stop them.


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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)£34.99  -  £47.99

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.


Faro's Daughter written by Georgette Heyer performed by Laura Paton on CD (Abridged)

Faro's Daughter written by Georgette Heyer performed by Laura Paton on CD (Abridged)£11.99  -  £19.99

Fiery, strong-willed Deb Grantham, who runs a gaming house with her aunt, is hardly the perfect wife for the young and naïve Lord Mablethorpe. His lordship's family are scandalised that he proposes to marry one of faro's daughters', and his cousin the proud, wealthy Max Ravenscar....


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Five Red Herrings written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation and Ian Carmichael on CD (Abridged)

Five Red Herrings written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation and Ian Carmichael on CD (Abridged)£13.99  -  £18.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Carmichael and Cast!
When Sandy Campbell's body is found at the foot of a cliff near the small town of Kircdubright, the local constabulary are convinced that the argumentative painter is a victim of a tragic accident. But when Lord Peter Wimsey turns up, the hunt begins for an ingenious killer. Faced with six men, all of whom have a motive for murder, the aristocratic amateur sleuth must deduce which are the five red herrings and which has blood on his hands.


Forgotten Voices of the Second World War - War at Sea and in the Air written by Max Arthur performed by Timothy West and Various Second World War Survivors on CD (Abridged)

Forgotten Voices of the Second World War - War at Sea and in the Air written by Max Arthur performed by Timothy West and Various Second World War Survivors on CD (Abridged)£6.99

The first British major success of World War two was when Royal Navy forced the preying pocket Battle ship the Graf Spee, to scuttle at sea. Hitler had ordered a blockade of the British Isles and for some months German U-boats and warships caused havoc among allied merchant shipping carrying vital supplies.


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Fragile Things written by Neil Gaiman performed by Neil Gaiman on CD (Unabridged)

Fragile Things written by Neil Gaiman performed by Neil Gaiman on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

A stunning collection of short stories by the acclaimed fantasy writer.

The distinctive genius of Neil Gaiman has been championed by writers as diverse as Norman Mailer and Stephen King.

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A Detective in Love written by H.R.F. Keating performed by Sheila Mitchell on CD (Unabridged)

A Detective in Love written by H.R.F. Keating performed by Sheila Mitchell on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £14.99

DCI Harriet Martens is nicknamed the Hard Detective. But for Harriet, love proves more dangerous than any of her cases… Britain’s number one tennis star, the beautiful Bubbles Xingara, has been murdered in the grounds of her luxurious house.

A History of the World in 100 Objects written by Neil MacGregor performed by Neil MacGregor on CD (Unabridged)

A History of the World in 100 Objects written by Neil MacGregor performed by Neil MacGregor on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

In 2010, the BBC and the British Museum embarked on an ambitious project: to tell the story of two million years of human history using one hundred objects selected from the Museum’s vast and renowned collection. Presented by the British Museum’s Director Neil MacGregor....

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A Mother's Trust written by Dilly Court performed by Julie Maisey on CD (Unabridged)

A Mother's Trust written by Dilly Court performed by Julie Maisey on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Phoebe Giamatti lives with her boisterous Italian family in the heart of London's East End. Phoebe's father was killed in gang warfare and she and her family share a deep hatred for the Paxman brothers - whose lawless ways strike terror into the whole community.

Around the World in Eighty Days written by Jules Verne performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Unabridged)

Around the World in Eighty Days written by Jules Verne performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Undoubtedly one of the most celebrated tales of all time, this is both high-octane thriller and fascinating travelogue. Phileas Fogg, intrepid Victorian gentleman-about-town, accepts a wager that he cannot travel around the world in 80 days.

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Battle Flag - The Third Nathaniel Starbuck Novel written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Hayward Morse on Cassette (Unabridged)

Battle Flag - The Third Nathaniel Starbuck Novel written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Hayward Morse on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99

Third volume in the Starbuck Chronicles. The battle for control of Richmond, the Confederate capital, continues through the hot summer of 1862. Captain Nate Starbuck, yankee fighting for the Southern cause, has to survive and win with his ragged Company in the bitter struggle not only.....

Battles and Quests written by Anthony Horowitz performed by John Sessions on CD (Abridged)

Battles and Quests written by Anthony Horowitz performed by John Sessions on CD (Abridged)£3.99  -  £4.99

There was a time when monsters and dragons roamed the earth and the gods walked among us. A time of blood, swords and furious battles. A time of legends, heroes, darkness and death . . . The first in a series of masterful retellings of classic myths from Anthony Horowitz.

Beasts and Monsters written by Anthony Horowitz performed by John Sessions on CD (Unabridged)

Beasts and Monsters written by Anthony Horowitz performed by John Sessions on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

There was a time when monsters and dragons roamed the earth and the gods walked among us. A time of blood, swords and furious battles. A time of legends, heroes, darkness and death...This is the first in a series of masterful retellings of classic myths from Anthony Horowitz.

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Big Brands - Big Trouble - Lessons Learned the Hard Way written by Jack Trout performed by Jeff Woodman on CD (Abridged)

Big Brands - Big Trouble - Lessons Learned the Hard Way written by Jack Trout performed by Jeff Woodman on CD (Abridged)£14.99

Jack Trout, one of the most respected marketing gurus in the world, shows why some of today's biggest brands are having trouble and how to avoid repeating their mistakes. With the help of in-depth case studies chronicling the events leading up to the falls from grace of Sears, Miller Brewing....

Birds in Town and Village written by W.H. Hudson performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)

Birds in Town and Village written by W.H. Hudson performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

William Henry Hudson was a founding member of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB). Though born in Argentina, Hudson came to England in 1874, where he remained until his death in 1922. Absorbed by nature, and in particular by the lives and activities of birds....

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Busman's Honeymoon written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)

Busman's Honeymoon written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)£69.99  -  £79.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Carmichael! They plan to have a quiet country honeymoon. Then Lord Peter Wimsey and his bride Harriet Vane find the previous owner's body in the cellar. Set in a country village seething with secrets and snobbery, this is Dorothy L. Sayers' last full-length detective novel.

Cousin Kate written by Georgette Heyer performed by Jilly Bond on CD (Unabridged)

Cousin Kate written by Georgette Heyer performed by Jilly Bond on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

When young and beautiful governess Kate Malvern finds herself unemployed, she is taken in by Minerva Broome, the aunt she has never met, and whisked away to the majestic country home of Staplewood. However, things are not as they seem: strange things start to happen in the manor....

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Farewell but not Goodbye written by Bobby Robson performed by Bobby Robson on CD (Abridged)

Farewell but not Goodbye written by Bobby Robson performed by Bobby Robson on CD (Abridged)£14.99

Revered in Newcastle and the North-East, Sir Bobby Robson is a man whose fame knows no boundaries and who enjoys phenomenal popularity.

His hugely successful playing days with Fulham and West Brom in the 1950s and 60s, his twenty England caps and his brilliant management career over the past thirty-eight years mean that he has inspired generations of fans.

Go Set a Watchman written by Harper Lee performed by Reese Witherspoon on CD (Unabridged)

Go Set a Watchman written by Harper Lee performed by Reese Witherspoon on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Go Set a Watchman is set during the mid-1950s and features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later. Scout (Jean Louise Finch) has returned to Maycomb from New York to visit her father Atticus.

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.

I Am Spock written by Leonard Nimoy performed by Leonard Nimoy on Cassette (Abridged)

I Am Spock written by Leonard Nimoy performed by Leonard Nimoy on Cassette (Abridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

Nimoy tells his own story. As the coldly logical Mister Spock in "Star Trek" - first a TV series, later a series of feature films - he created a character who is one of the 20th century's most recognizable cultural icons. He is now also a respected film director in his own right.

Last Post written by Max Arthur performed by Max Arthur, Paul McGann and Clive Mantle on CD (Abridged)

Last Post written by Max Arthur performed by Max Arthur, Paul McGann and Clive Mantle on CD (Abridged)£6.99  -  £28.99

A Genius Performance by Clive Mantle!

This book deals with the last 21 living British veterans of the First World War. These interviews, conducted in 2004, will never be repeated, as the youngest was 106 years old, and most are now gone. These first-person accounts follow the young soldiers from their homes throughout Britain to the raging battles while in the service of the Royal Field Artillery, Black Watch, Royal Navy, and others. 

Life, the Universe and Everything written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)

Life, the Universe and Everything written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)£19.99

After a series of events which have involved Arthur Dent being alternately blown up and insulted in more bizarre regions of the Galaxy than he has ever dreamt existed, he finds himself stranded on Prehistoric Earth. Luckily an amazing rescue by Ford Prefect and a time eddy, cleverly ....

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Mostly Harmless written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

Mostly Harmless written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy has, in what we laughingly call the past, had a great deal to say on the subject of parallel universes. Very little of this, however, is at all comprehensible to anyone below the level of Advanced God and, since it is now well established that all known gods.....

Orphan of Angel Street written by Annie Murray performed by Frances Barber on CD (Abridged)

Orphan of Angel Street written by Annie Murray performed by Frances Barber on CD (Abridged)£4.99

Abandoned at birth, little Mercy Hanley shows a fierce determination few others can match. Her inner fire burns brightly, even in the harsh conditions of turn-of-the-century Birmingham. For behind Mercy's pale and haunting face, there is a mind of steel, as her harsh foster mother,...

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Our Street written by Gilda O'Neill performed by Carole Boyd on CD (Unabridged)

Our Street written by Gilda O'Neill performed by Carole Boyd on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Can Gilda tell us yet more about the East End? Yes she can! OUR STREET focuses on the oral testimony of East Londoners as it tells their funny, sad, hopeful, and sometimes shocking stories of what it was like to live in the East End during the Blitz.

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Abridged)

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Abridged)£7.99

A Genius Performance by Anton Lesser!

Paradise Lost is the greatest epic poem in the English language. In words remarkable for their richness of rhythm and imagery, Milton tells the story of Man's creation, fall and redemption - to "justify the ways of God to men".

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Unabridged)

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

A Genius Performance by Anton Lesser! Paradise Lost is the greatest epic poem in the English language. In words remarkable for their richness of rhythm and imagery, Milton tells the story of Man's creation, fall and redemption - to "justify the ways of God to men".

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Simon Vance on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Paradise Lost written by John Milton performed by Simon Vance on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99

John Milton's Paradise Lost is one of the greatest epic poems in the English language. It tells the story of the Fall of Man, a tale of immense drama and excitement, of rebellion and treachery, of innocence pitted against corruption, in which God and Satan fight a bitter battle for control of mankind's destiny.

Rapid Russian Vol 1 written by Earworms performed by Berlitz on CD (Unabridged)

Rapid Russian Vol 1 written by Earworms performed by Berlitz on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Musical Audio Language Learning / On CD with supporting booklet earworms Musical Brain Tranier Rapid Languages: Volume 1 deals with the essentials for a visit abroad looking at typical situations like; taking a taxi, at the hotel, at the restaurant, requesting, polite phrases .....

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Rebel - The First Nathaniel Starbuck Novel written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Hayward Morse on Cassette (Unabridged)

Rebel - The First Nathaniel Starbuck Novel written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Hayward Morse on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99

The first book in Bernard Cornwell's best-selling series on the American Civil War. It is summer 1861. The armies of North and South stand on the brink of America's civil war. Nathanial Starbuck, jilted by his girl and estranged from his family, arrives in the capital of the Confederate South, where he enlists....

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Sapphique written by Catherine Fisher performed by Kim Mai Guest on CD (Unabridged)

Sapphique written by Catherine Fisher performed by Kim Mai Guest on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

After his escape from the sentient prison, Incarceron, Finn finds that he must defend his right to the throne from another claimant who is more princely in looks than Finn could ever be, and soon Finn is having his own doubts as to whether he will ever be king or be able to stop.....

Science Fiction Writers written by British Library performed by Douglas Adams, Brian Aldiss, Isaac Asimov and J G Ballard on CD (Abridged)

Science Fiction Writers written by British Library performed by Douglas Adams, Brian Aldiss, Isaac Asimov and J G Ballard on CD (Abridged)£7.99

What is science fiction? Are science fiction writers under-appreciated compared to literary novelists? Is their prime mission to predict the future or to comment on the present? These and other questions are discussed by major writers including Isaac Asimov, Douglas Adams, Brian Aldiss, .....

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Snakes and Ladders written by Dirk Bogarde performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)

Snakes and Ladders written by Dirk Bogarde performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £69.99

A Genius Performance by Andrew Sachs!

Part 2 of Dirk Bogarde's autobiography, begun in "A Postillion Struck by Lightning". The book begins with the trials of an army training camp at Catterick and covers his career to the point where he starred in the film "Death in Venice".

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So Long, and thanks for all the fish written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

So Long, and thanks for all the fish written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Just as Arthur Dent's sense of reality is in it's dickiest state he suddenly finds the girl of his dreams. He finds her in the last place in which he would expect to find anything at all, but which 3.976,000,000 people will find oddly familiar. They go in search of God's final message to His Creation...

Stoneheart written by Charlie Fletcher performed by Charlie Fletcher on CD (Abridged)

Stoneheart written by Charlie Fletcher performed by Charlie Fletcher on CD (Abridged)£4.99

When George breaks the dragon's head outside the Natural History Museum in London, he awakens an ancient power, which hunts him down with a terrifying wrath, trapping him and his friend Edie in a world of danger.

Suffer the Little Children written by Donna Leon performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Abridged)

Suffer the Little Children written by Donna Leon performed by Andrew Sachs on CD (Abridged)£4.99

When Commissario Brunetti is summoned to the hospital bedside of a senior paediatrician whose skull has been fractured, he is confronted with more questions than answers. Three men, a Carabinieri captain and two privates from out of town, have burst into the doctor's apartment....

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Summer at Fairacre written by Mrs Dora Saint as Miss Read performed by Prunella Scales on Cassette (Unabridged)

Summer at Fairacre written by Mrs Dora Saint as Miss Read performed by Prunella Scales on Cassette (Unabridged)£24.99

After a long winter, summer is a welcome time for Miss Read and her village friends. SUMMER AT FAIRACRE charmingly recounts this bright, bustling season and the problems and possibilities that unfold against the backdrop of roses, skylarks and bees.

Thanks, Johnners - An Affectionate Tribute to a Broadcasting Legend written by Jonathan Agnew performed by Jonathan Agnew and Stephen Fry on CD (Unabridged)

Thanks, Johnners - An Affectionate Tribute to a Broadcasting Legend written by Jonathan Agnew performed by Jonathan Agnew and Stephen Fry on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Read by Jonathan Agnew with a foreword read by the magnificent Stephen Fry with surprise contributions from Jonathan's test-match special colleagues! Perfect for cricket fans everywhere, Thanks Johnners is a warm and witty tribute to Brian Johnston and his time at the helm of Test Match Special.

The Elephant Keeper written by Chris Nicholson performed by Roger May on CD (Unabridged)

The Elephant Keeper written by Chris Nicholson performed by Roger May on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

In the middle of the 18th century, a ship docks at Bristol with an extraordinary cargo: two young elephants. Bought by a wealthy landowner, they are taken to his estate in the English countryside. A stable boy, Tom Page, is given the task of caring for them.

The Falls written by Ian Rankin performed by James Macpherson on CD (Abridged)

The Falls written by Ian Rankin performed by James Macpherson on CD (Abridged)£14.99

A student has gone missing in Edinburgh. She's not just any student, though, but the daughter of well-to-do and influential bankers. There's almost nothing to go on until DI John Rebus gets an unmistakable gut feeling that there's more to this than just another runaway spaced out on unaccustomed freedom.

The Grand Sophy written by Georgette Heyer performed by Sarah Woodward on CD (Unabridged)

The Grand Sophy written by Georgette Heyer performed by Sarah Woodward on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Resourceful, adventurous and utterly indefatigable, Sophy is hardly the mild-mannered girl that the Rivenhalls expect when they agree to take her in. Kind-hearted Aunt Lizzy is shocked; stern Cousin Charles and his humourless fiancee Eugenia are disapproving.

The Immortalists - Charles Lindbergh and Dr. Alexis Carrel and their quest to Live Forever written by David M. Friedman performed by Todd McLaren on CD (Unabridged)

The Immortalists - Charles Lindbergh and Dr. Alexis Carrel and their quest to Live Forever written by David M. Friedman performed by Todd McLaren on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

For all the attention lavished on Charles Lindbergh, one story has remained untold until now: his macabre scientific collaboration with Dr Alexis Carrel. Together this oddest of couples – one a brilliant surgeon turned social engineer, the other a failed dirt farmer turned hero of the skies ....

The Kalevala written by Elias Lonnrot performed by Keith Bosley on CD (Unabridged)

The Kalevala written by Elias Lonnrot performed by Keith Bosley on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

A compelling insight into the myths and folklore of Finland, The Kalevala is often compared to such epic poems as Homer's Odyssey. Drawing from oral storytelling traditions, Elias Lönnrot made this collection in the 19th-century, and it helped to cement Finnish identity in the turmoil of the 20th-century.

The Last Empress written by Anchee Min performed by Alexandra O'Karma on CD (Unabridged)

The Last Empress written by Anchee Min performed by Alexandra O'Karma on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

At the end of the nineteenth century China is rocked by humiliating foreign attacks and local rebellions. The only constant is the power wielded by one woman: the resilient, ever-resourceful Tzu Hsi, also known as Empress Orchid.

The Master and Margarita written by Mikhail Bulgakov performed by Julian Rhind-Tutt on CD (Unabridged)

The Master and Margarita written by Mikhail Bulgakov performed by Julian Rhind-Tutt on CD (Unabridged)£34.99

The Devil comes to Moscow; but he isn't all bad. Pontius Pilate sentences a charismatic leader to his death, but yearns for redemption; and a writer tries to destroy his greatest tale, but discovers that manuscripts don't burn.

The Red and The Black written by Stendal performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Abridged)

The Red and The Black written by Stendal performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Abridged)£24.99

The tale of social-climbing arriviste Julien Sorel brilliantly captures the contradictions and hypocrisies permeating French society under the Bourbon Restoration. Using his formidable intellect, innate cunning and charm, Julien clambers his way to the top, manipulating and seducing those who ....

The Triple Package - How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America written by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld performed by Jonathan Todd Ross on CD (Unabridged)

The Triple Package - How Three Unlikely Traits Explain the Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America written by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld performed by Jonathan Todd Ross on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

It may be taboo to say, but some groups in America do better than others. Mormons have recently risen to astonishing business success. Cubans in Miami climbed from poverty to prosperity in a generation. Nigerians earn doctorates at stunningly high rates.

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Titus Groan and Gormenghast written by Mervyn Peake performed by BBC Radio Dramatisation and Sting on Cassette (Abridged)

Titus Groan and Gormenghast written by Mervyn Peake performed by BBC Radio Dramatisation and Sting on Cassette (Abridged)£34.99

The first title of the GORMENGHAST trilogy of fantasy novels. Titus groan is born the heir to Gormenghast castle, and finds himself in a world predetermined by complex rituals that have been made obscure by the passage of time. Along the corridors of the castle, the child encounters some of the dark characters who will shape his life.

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Vintage Stuff written by Tom Sharpe performed by Stephen Fry on Cassette (Unabridged)

Vintage Stuff written by Tom Sharpe performed by Stephen Fry on Cassette (Unabridged)£149.99

Peregrine Roderick Clyde-Brown is a bumbling, naive and savagely dim-witted teenager, who, as his name reveals, cannot possibly be exposed to the evils of a comprehensive school. However, with his penchant for taking even the most innocent command literally, no reputable school will accept the boy...

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Warlord of Mars - Book Three of the Martian Series written by Edgar Rice Burroughs performed by William Dufris on CD (Unabridged)

Warlord of Mars - Book Three of the Martian Series written by Edgar Rice Burroughs performed by William Dufris on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

This is the third audiobook in the "Mars Series".
In the frozen wastes of Polar Mars lay the home of the Holy Therns, powerful and brutal rulers. Only John Carter dared to go there to find his lost Dejah Thoris

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Winston - Aspects of Churchill written by BBC Archive performed by Winston Churchill on CD (Unabridged)

Winston - Aspects of Churchill written by BBC Archive performed by Winston Churchill on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

An exceptional audio portrait of the life and career of one of Britain's greatest leaders - in one special collection. "Churchill Remembered" - Drawing on a wealth of archive broadcasts, including Churchill himself, this is a fascinating and illuminating recording of his remarkable life...

Young Stalin written by Simon Sebag Montefiore performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Abridged)

Young Stalin written by Simon Sebag Montefiore performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Abridged)£9.99  -  £14.99

Young Stalin is a remarkable adventure story about an exceptional, turbulent young man, born in exoticism, raised in the church, fancying himself a poet, then embracing revolutionary idealism and thereby finding his romantic Messianic mission in life.