Agnes Grey written by Anne Bronte performed by Anne Flosnik on CD (Unabridged)£29.99
Written when women-and workers generally-had few rights in England, Agnes Grey exposes the brutal inequities of the rigid class system in mid-nineteenth-century Britain. Agnes comes from a respectable middle-class family, but their financial reverses have forced her to seek work as a governess. Pampered...
Bruchko written by Bruce Olson performed by Gary Dikeos on CD (Unabridged)£29.99
What happens when a nineteen-year-old boy leaves home and heads into the jungles to evangelize a murderous tribe of South American Indians? For Bruce Olson, it meant capture, disease, terror, loneliness, and torture. But what he discovered through trial and error has revolutionized the world of missions.
Cell 7 written by Kerry Drewery performed by Rosie Jones on CD (Unabridged)£34.99
A world where justice and the fate of those accused of murder is decided by the public, but has moved on from the Roman Gladiator 'thumbs up or thumbs down' public vote, to a public vote by telephone. If you are voted innocent you are set free; if you are voted guilty you are committed to death by electric...
Daughters for a Time written by Jennifer Handford performed by Tanya Eby on CD (Unabridged)£14.99
When Helen Francis was a child, her mother died and her father walked out, leaving her to be raised by her older sister. Now thirty-five, married, and trying to start a family of her own, Helen has moved on but never really healed from her traumatic childhood. She has always believed that a new baby would help fill the loss of what was taken from her at such a young age. After four years of trying to become pregnant, however, she is resigned to the fact that she will never be able to bear children.
Eighteen written by Jan Burke performed by Amy McFadden on CD (Unabridged)£14.99
USA Today bestselling author of Nine Jan Burke delivers chills, suspense, shockers, and sharp wit in eighteen works of short fiction sure to satisfy longtime fans and newcomers alike. This positively addictive anthology is full of surprises-a patchwork of settings and characters not soon forgotten, and mysterious...
Gold written by Chris Cleave performed by Emilia Fox on CD (Unabridged)£6.99 - £9.99
A Genius Performance by Emilia Fox!
GOLD is about the limits of human endurance, both physical and emotional. GOLD is about what drives us to succeed - and what we choose to sacrifice for success. GOLD is about the struggles we all face every day; the conflict between winning on others' terms, and triumphing on your own.
High-Opp written by Frank Herbert performed by Scott Brick on CD (Unabridged)£39.99
Published posthumously, this dystopian novel was written between Frank Herbert's classics The Dragon in the Sea and Dune. EMASI! Each Man a Separate Individual! That is the rallying cry of the Seps, the resistance force engaged in a class war against the upper tiers of a society driven entirely by opinion polls.
Hour Game written by David Baldacci performed by John Chancer on Cassette (Unabridged)£24.99
David Baldacci's heart-stopping Hour Game is the second fast-paced thriller in the King and Maxwell series.
Following their collaboration in Split Second, ex-Secret Service agents Sean King and Michelle Maxwell have gone into partnership and are investigating the robbery of some secret documents at the residence of the incredibly wealthy Battle family.
I am David written by Anne Holm performed by Stuan Rodger on CD (Unabridged)£69.99
David escapes from the concentration camp where he has spent his entire life and flees across Europe. He is utterly alone - who can he trust? What will await him? And all the while, how can he be sure that they won't catch up with him...David learns that his polite manner, his haunted eyes and his thin features are..
I am Livia written by Phyllis T. Smith performed by Joyce Bean on CD (Unabridged)£24.99
Her life would be marked by scandal and suspicion, worship and adoration.... At the tender age of 14, Livia Drusilla overhears her father and fellow aristocrats plotting the assassination of Julius Caesar. Proving herself an astute confidante, she becomes her father's chief political asset - and reluctantly enters into an..
Night Fall written by Simon R. Green performed by Gideon Emery on CD (Unabridged)£59.99
From the New York Times bestselling author of Moonbreaker comes the epic final Secret Histories adventure, where the Droods will take on the most unexpected of enemies: the inhabitants of the Nightside. The Droods are all about control, making people do what they're told for the greater good. The Nightside is all about choice:...
Of Temptation written by John Owen performed by Jim Denison on CD (Unabridged)£39.99
John Owen wrote this book, often given the subtitle The Nature and Power of It, the Danger of Entering into It, and the Means of Preventing That Danger, with a resolution to show how Christians can avoid temptation in living a more spiritual life. A prolific author, Owen was an English nonconformist Church leader...
Porterhouse Blue written by Tom Sharpe performed by Griff Rhys Jones on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99 - £49.99
Porterhouse College is world renowned for its gastronomic excellence, the arrogance of its Fellows, its academic mediocrity and the social cache it confers on the athletic sons of country families. Sir Godber Evans, ex-Cabinet Minister and the new Master, is determined to change all this. Spurred on by his politically angular wife, Lady Mary, he challenges the established order and provokes the wrath of the Dean, the Senior Tutor, the Bursar and, most intransigent of all, Skullion the Head Porter - with hilarious and catastrophic results.
The Aeneid written by Virgil performed by Michael Page on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99
After a century of civil strife in Rome and Italy, the poet Virgil wrote The Aeneid to honor the emperor Augustus by praising Aeneas, Augustus's legendary ancestor. As a patriotic epic imitating Homer, The Aeneid also set out to provide Rome with a literature equal to that of Greece. It tells of Aeneas, survivor of...
The Body written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Unabridged)£34.99 - £39.99
'We spend our whole lives in one body and yet most of us have practically no idea how it works and what goes on inside it. The idea of the book is simply to try to understand the extraordinary contraption that is us.' In the best-selling, prize-winning A Short History of Nearly Everything Bill Bryson achieved the...