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Asterix in Britain written by Goscinny performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)

Asterix in Britain written by Goscinny performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

** We currently have 2 of these in stock. They BOTH come with a FREE copy of this wonderful recording on Audio CD. The Acceptable copy has been graded due to a 30 sec dropout after 15 mins of side 1. Rest assured that in the Audio CD copy, that comes FREE with this title, the audio plays perfectly **


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Spies written by Michael Frayn performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)

Spies written by Michael Frayn performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)£34.99  -  £39.99

A Genius Performance by Martin Jarvis!

Awarded the Whitbread Novel of the Year 2002, 

In the quiet cul-de-sac where Keith and Stephen live, the only immediate signs of the Second World War are the blackout at night and a single random bombsite. 


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3 Hour Fixed Price Audio Transfer£10.00

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A Mind to Murder written by P.D. James performed by Roy Marsden on CD (Unabridged)

A Mind to Murder written by P.D. James performed by Roy Marsden on CD (Unabridged)£28.99  -  £32.99

When a woman is discovered in the basement of a psychotherapy clinic with a chisel through her heart, Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh investigates. What are the secrets hidden by the facade of the Georgian terrace? Is the killer a patient or healer? Dalgliesh uncovers a labyrinth of intrigue.


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Blotto, Twinks and the Rodents of the Riviera written by Simon Brett performed by Simon Brett on CD (Unabridged)

Blotto, Twinks and the Rodents of the Riviera written by Simon Brett performed by Simon Brett on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £39.99

Consternation at Tawcester Towers! While giving a guided tour of the house's Long Gallery Blotto is stunned to discover that two of the family portraits - a Gainsborough and a Reynolds - are missing.Tawcester Towers has been the victim of art thieves!

Selected Works of Dylan Thomas
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BBC Radio - Under Milk Wood written by Dylan Thomas performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation on Cassette (Unabridged)

BBC Radio - Under Milk Wood written by Dylan Thomas performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation on Cassette (Unabridged)£6.99

A Genius Performance by Richard Burton!

The classic 1963 radio dramatization, with Richard Burton as the narrator, of Dylan Thomas's "play for voices". From their dreamy dreams to their work-day gossip, this drama traces the lives of a group of villagers in a tiny Welsh seaport.


Classic Poems written by Various performed by Sir Ralph Richardson, Dylan Thomas and James Mason on CD (Abridged)

Classic Poems written by Various performed by Sir Ralph Richardson, Dylan Thomas and James Mason on CD (Abridged)£7.99

A Genius Performance by Ralph Richardson and Sir John Gielgud plus many more!

A varied anthology of poets – including Eliot and Auden – reading their own words, and favorite poems by Keats, Browning, Kipling, Tennyson and many more read by the finest voices of the recording age.


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Under Milk Wood written by Dylan Thomas performed by Richard Burton and Various Welsh Cast on Cassette (Unabridged)

Under Milk Wood written by Dylan Thomas performed by Richard Burton and Various Welsh Cast on Cassette (Unabridged)£6.99

A Genius Performance by Richard Burton!

Written as a "play for voices" for the BBC, this work was originally performed in 1954, with Richard Burton as the First Voice, connecting all thirty-three characters--men, women, and small children. 


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Welsh Short Stories written by Alun Richards Selection performed by Various Welsh Actors and Dylan Thomas on Cassette (Abridged)

Welsh Short Stories written by Alun Richards Selection performed by Various Welsh Actors and Dylan Thomas on Cassette (Abridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

Set in the valleys, towns and coastal villages of Wales, this is a collection of 18 short stories giving an intimate glimpse into Welsh life.

The Stamp of Genius

Spot Light on Genius

 

Every day we, at Brainfood Audiobooks, are confronted by a huge variety of audio books both new and old, rare and not so rare.  Every once in a while a book will slowly emerge as an audiobook classic. Some times the quality of a book might be seen in it's constituents. A great author or a great actor might bring the attention to an audiobook production and there are many of these to choose from including 

 

Paul Scofiled's Four Quartets and Robert Stephen's Richard III

 

but some times the DNA of an audiobook can appear quite good, strong but not exceptional, then some strange alchemy occurs. A conjoining of two very good, elements, an excellent author with a wonderful performer, can produce an audiobook of such quality that there a few ways of describing the experience.Once such book is .......

 

Perfume

 

Written by Patrick Suskind , his first novel, touches on the most elusive of our senses in such a manner that you may never consider it such a passive experience again. Then into this book with dark sensual themes comes the voice of Sean Barrett. We must declare now that we, at Brainfood Audiobooks, are all a big fan of Sean Barrett's audio performances.  This performance is truly captivating. For many of us readers/listeners, there have been books that captivate to such an extent that time becomes quite secondary. Another page to finish the chapter and another chapter as the story draws you in. Even sleep can be forestalled as the book appears to become so much more than paper/a tape or CD. This is such a book. If you decide to dip into these waters be prepared for an 8 hour listen......

 

 

 

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A Foreign Field written by Ben MacIntyre performed by Michael Wade on Cassette (Unabridged)

A Foreign Field written by Ben MacIntyre performed by Michael Wade on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £34.99

A wartime romance, survival saga and murder mystery set in rural France during the First World War. Four young British soldiers find themselves trapped behind enemy lines at the height of the fighting on the Western front in August 1914; unable to get back to their units, they shelter in the tiny French village of Villeret.

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.

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A Spy's Life written by Henry Porter performed by James Faulkner on Cassette (Unabridged)

A Spy's Life written by Henry Porter performed by James Faulkner on Cassette (Unabridged)£24.99

Robert Cope Harland ended his career as a British spy in an Austrian hospital, after being tortured and beaten by Czech security agents in the last days of the communist regime. He was young enough then to find a new life with the Red Cross and then with the UN.

A World Between Us written by Lydia Syson performed by Kate Byers on CD (Unabridged)

A World Between Us written by Lydia Syson performed by Kate Byers on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

An epic romance set against the backdrop of the Spanish Civil War Spain, 1936. Felix, a spirited young nurse, has travelled to Spain to help the cause of the Republicans in the Spanish Civil War. But she is also following Nat, a passionate young man who has joined the International Brigades fighting Franco.

After The Quake written by Haruki Murakami performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)

After The Quake written by Haruki Murakami performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)£16.99

In 1995, the Japanese city of Kobe suffered a massive earthquake. Nearly 6,000 people died. after the quake was the imaginative response from Japan's leading novelist, Haruki Murakami: six stories, each dealing not directly with the catastrophe but the wider seismic effect it had on the emotional lives of people many miles away.

Bob Dylan - Chronicles Volume One written by Bob Dylan performed by Sean Penn on CD (Abridged)

Bob Dylan - Chronicles Volume One written by Bob Dylan performed by Sean Penn on CD (Abridged)£24.99

Bob Dylan's Chronicles: Volume One explores the critical junctions in his life and career. Through Dylan's eyes and open mind, we see Greenwich Village, circa 1961, when he first arrives in Manhattan. Dylan's New York is a magical city of possibilities: smoky, nightlong parties; literary awakenings; transient loves and unbreakable friendships.

Death of an Expert Witness written by P.D. James performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)

Death of an Expert Witness written by P.D. James performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

A Genius Performance by Michael Jayston!

When a young girl is found strangled in a field in the Fens, it looks like a routine job for the staff of the East Anglian Forensic Laboratory. 

Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain written by Margaret Irwin performed by Phyllida Nash on CD (Unabridged)

Elizabeth and the Prince of Spain written by Margaret Irwin performed by Phyllida Nash on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

Philip, Prince of Spain, the unwilling bridegroom of Queen Mary, has been warned about the Queen's half sister, the young Elizabeth. According to all reports, she is a heretic, a rebel and a potential enemy and has 'a spirit full of enchantment'.

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

Emperor - The Gods of War written by Conn Iggulden performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Abridged)£4.99

The fourth volume in the acclaimed Emperor series, in which Conn Iggulden brilliantly interweaves history and adventure to recreate the astonishing life of Julius Caesar – an epic tale of ambition and rivalry, bravery and betrayal, from an outstanding new voice in historical fiction. It looked as if it would be war.

Ending Up written by Kingsley Amis performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)

Ending Up written by Kingsley Amis performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

In this witty and wickedly enjoyable novel, Kingsley Amis paints a uniquely unusual picture of old age. The five inhabitants of Tuppenny-hapenny Cottage, along with Mr Pastry and Pusscat, live an extraordinarily bizarre life at the best of times.

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Eye of the Storm written by Jack Higgins performed by Sean Barrett on Cassette (Unabridged)

Eye of the Storm written by Jack Higgins performed by Sean Barrett on Cassette (Unabridged)£49.99

Sean Dillon is an assassin, a hired hand who, despite working for the IRA, PLO and ETA, has not seen the inside of a prison cell. He's just the man that Iraqi, Michael Aroun has been looking for - the kind of professional who won't flinch from an attack on the offices of British government.

Fahrenheit 451 written by Ray Bradbury performed by Tim Robbins on CD (Unabridged)

Fahrenheit 451 written by Ray Bradbury performed by Tim Robbins on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out. His job is to destroy the most illegal of commodities, the printed book, along with the houses in which they are hidden.

Farewell, My Lovely written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)

Farewell, My Lovely written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Eight years ago Moose Malloy and cute little redhead Velma were getting married – until someone framed Malloy for armed robbery. Now his stretch is up and he wants Velma back. PI Philip Marlow meets Malloy one hot day in Hollywood and, out of the generosity of his jaded heart, agrees to help him.

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Firefox written by Craig Thomas performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

Firefox written by Craig Thomas performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£69.99

This is probably the only copy available for sale in the World. During our rigorous testing of this set 2 sections of varying noise quality were found. The first 5 mins of side 13 have fluctuating audio levels and side 9 has a short period of muffled sound at the beginning. We would normally not sell this set but it is EXCEPTIONALLY rare!

Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 written by William Shakespeare performed by Jasper Britton, Alex Hassell, Antony Sher and Paul Englishby on CD (Abridged)

Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 written by William Shakespeare performed by Jasper Britton, Alex Hassell, Antony Sher and Paul Englishby on CD (Abridged)£8.99

From the RSC's 2014 season this cd includes the great speeches from the great new talent coming through the development processes of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Primarily the sctors are Jasper Britton, Alex Hassell and Antony Sher (as Falstaff). Interspersed with music...

Is it Just Me? written by Miranda Hart performed by Miranda Hart on CD (Unabridged)

Is it Just Me? written by Miranda Hart performed by Miranda Hart on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Well hello to you dear audiobook browser. Now I have your attention it would be rude if I didn't tell you a little about my literary feast. So, here is the thing: is it just me or does anyone else find that adulthood offers no refuge from the unexpected horrors, peculiar lack of physical coordination and sometimes unexplained nudity,....

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Jingo written by Terry Pratchett performed by Nigel Planer on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Jingo written by Terry Pratchett performed by Nigel Planer on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Neighbours... hah. People'd live for ages side by side, nodding at one another amicably on their way to work, and then some trivial thing would happen and someone would be having a garden fork removed from their ear.' Throughout history, there's always been a perfectly good reason to start a war.

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Junky written by William S. Burroughs performed by William S. Burroughs on CD (Abridged)

Junky written by William S. Burroughs performed by William S. Burroughs on CD (Abridged)£39.99

Burroughs' first novel, a largely autobiographical account of the constant cycle of drug dependency, cures, and relapses, remains the most unflinching, unsentimental account of addiction ever written.

Keeper written by Mal Peet performed by James Goode on CD (Unabridged)

Keeper written by Mal Peet performed by James Goode on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

Paul Faustino, South America's top sports writer, sits opposite the man they call El Gato – the Cat – the world's greatest goalkeeper. On the table between them stands the World Cup...

Martin Chuzzlewit written by Charles Dickens performed by Sean Barrett and on CD (Unabridged)

Martin Chuzzlewit written by Charles Dickens performed by Sean Barrett and on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Wealthy and old, Martin Chuzzlewit, Sr. is surrounded by greedy relatives hoping to obtain a portion of his estate upon his death. Of his two descendants, born and bred in the same heritage of selfishness, one, Martin Jr., has the good fortune to transform, while the other, Jonas, does not and receives a fatal penalty.

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Memoirs of a Geisha written by Arthur Golden performed by Carole Boyd on Cassette (Unabridged)

Memoirs of a Geisha written by Arthur Golden performed by Carole Boyd on Cassette (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £39.99

A seductive and evocative epic on an intimate scale, that tells the extraordinary story of a geisha girl. Summoning up more than twenty years of Japan's most dramatic history, it uncovers a hidden world of eroticism and enchantment, exploitation and degradation.

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Monk's Hood written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

Monk's Hood written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£49.99  -  £99.99

At the Bendictine monastery in Shrewsbury in 1138, the gardens are flourishing under the expert tending of Brother Cadfael. His shelves boast all sorts of medication for every kind of ailment. But then a local landowner is poisoned with Cadfael's own concoction intended for aching joints.

My Secret Diary written by Jacqueline Wilson performed by Jacqueline Wilson on CD (Unabridged)

My Secret Diary written by Jacqueline Wilson performed by Jacqueline Wilson on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

A wonderfully written and engaging teenage memoir: read all about Jacqueline's problems with her family, her first love, her school life and her friends. Read extracts from her real diaries and the stories she wrote as a teenager; learn all about the music and books she loved, her troubled school life and her parents' difficult relationship.

Never Fade written by Alexandra Bracken performed by Amy McFadden on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Never Fade written by Alexandra Bracken performed by Amy McFadden on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Ruby never asked for the abilities that almost cost her her life. Now she must call upon them on a daily basis. Other kids in the Children's League call Ruby 'Leader', but she knows what she really is - a monster.

One False Move written by Harlan Coben performed by Jonathan Marosz on CD (Unabridged)

One False Move written by Harlan Coben performed by Jonathan Marosz on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

She's smart, beautiful, and she doesn't need a man to look after her. But sports agent Myron Bolitar has come into her life—big time. Now Myron's next move may be his last— Brenda Slaughter is no damsel in distress. Myron Bolitar is no bodyguard. But Myron has agreed to protect the bright, strong, beautiful basketball star.

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Portobello written by Ruth Rendell performed by Ric Jerrom on CD (Unabridged)

Portobello written by Ruth Rendell performed by Ric Jerrom on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The Portobello area of West London has a rich personality. It also has an edge to it. There is nothing safe about Portobello. Eugene Wren was 50, with prematurely white hair. He also had an addictive personality.

Rapid Japanese written by Berlitz performed by Berlitz Earworms Team on CD (Abridged)

Rapid Japanese written by Berlitz performed by Berlitz Earworms Team on CD (Abridged)£19.99

Good music, easy conversation, and plenty of non-boring repetition make this a very enjoyable way to learn conversational Japanese very useful for when travelling. Highly recommend this very unique way of learning!

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Rapture written by Carol Ann Duffy performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Abridged)

Rapture written by Carol Ann Duffy performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Abridged)£14.99

The effortless virtuosity, drama and humanity of Carol Ann Duffy's verse have made her our most admired contemporary poet. Rapture, her seventh collection, is a book-length love-poem, and a moving act of personal testimony --

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Rebels and Traitors written by Lindsay Davies performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)

Rebels and Traitors written by Lindsay Davies performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)£34.99

Set against the terrible struggle of the English Civil War, Rebels and Traitors is the story of how this turbulent era effected everyone, from rich to poor, and the hopes and dreams that carried them through years of deprivation, bloodshed and terror.

Room Full of Mirrors - A Biography of Jimi Hendrix written by Charles R. Cross performed by Lloyd James on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Room Full of Mirrors - A Biography of Jimi Hendrix written by Charles R. Cross performed by Lloyd James on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£24.99

Jimi Hendrix continues to fascinate, and sell huge quantities of albums, even 35 years after his death. Quite apart from his influence on musicians and fans, a large part of the appeal of his sensational life story lies in the thrill of the era whose values he came to stand for.

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Scorpion Trail written by Geoffrey Archer performed by Christian Rodska on Cassette (Unabridged)

Scorpion Trail written by Geoffrey Archer performed by Christian Rodska on Cassette (Unabridged)£38.99

Alex Crawford, an aid worker, is given an assignment in Bosnia by secret service agents who want information about a massacre in a Muslim village. His target is ruthless killer Milan Pravic, codenamed "The Scorpion". The only witness to the massacre was a little Muslim girl, now in deadly danger.

Seven Ages - An Anthology of Poetry with Music written by William Shakespeare performed by Michael Caine, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes and Ian McKellen on CD (Abridged)

Seven Ages - An Anthology of Poetry with Music written by William Shakespeare performed by Michael Caine, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes and Ian McKellen on CD (Abridged)£9.99

This highly entertaining anthology of verse is the comic, tender and telling story of life's seven ages - from childhood to old age. Within the framework of Shakespeare's speech, "The Seven Ages of Man", performed by Sir Ian McKellan, are 150 great poems from all ages - from Chaucer to Ted Hughes.

Shadows in Bronze written by Lindsay Davies performed by Gordon Griffin on CD (Unabridged)

Shadows in Bronze written by Lindsay Davies performed by Gordon Griffin on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

I was the new boy, so they saddled me with the worst jobs.’ Rome, AD 71. Against his better judgement, Falco secretly disposes of a decayed corpse for the Emperor Vespasian, then heads for the beautiful Bay of Naples with his best friend Petronius.

Sing As We Go written by Margaret Dickinson performed by Susan Jameson on CD (Abridged)

Sing As We Go written by Margaret Dickinson performed by Susan Jameson on CD (Abridged)£4.99

A rich and compelling wartime saga from the author of Wish Me Luck. Kathy Burton longs to escape the drudgery of her life as an unpaid labourer on her father's farm. With only the local church choir and the occasional dance at the village hall for amusement, she yearns for the bright lights.

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Slipping into Shadow written by Craig Thomas performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

Slipping into Shadow written by Craig Thomas performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99

The vast holiday resort of Tripitaka, carved out of the jungle of northern Burma, is close to completion. It is to be the jewel in the crown of Straits Royal Group, a hotel chain whose recent growth and massive capital have surprised the financial world. Patrick Hyde suspects the chain's casinos are being used to launder drug profits.

Spanking New on 7 - The Best New Stand-Up Comedy written by BBC Radio Comedy performed by Robin Ince, Miles Jupp, Natalie Haynes and Andy Zaltzman on CD (Abridged)

Spanking New on 7 - The Best New Stand-Up Comedy written by BBC Radio Comedy performed by Robin Ince, Miles Jupp, Natalie Haynes and Andy Zaltzman on CD (Abridged)£4.49  -  £4.99

Spanking New on 7 is BBC7's first original comedy series. Compered by Robin Ince (from BBC2's The Office, E4's The Pilot Show and Radio 4's The In-Crowd) it showcases new or unknown stand-up comedians. This release features the best of the first series, including material not featured in the original BBC7 broadcasts.

SS-GB written by Len Deighton performed by James Lailey on CD (Unabridged)

SS-GB written by Len Deighton performed by James Lailey on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

In February 1941 British Command surrendered to the Nazis. Churchill has been executed, the King is in the Tower and the SS are in Whitehall… For nine months Britain has been occupied - a blitzed, depressed and dingy country.

The Big Mog CD written by Judith Kerr performed by Andrew Sachs and Geraldine McEwan on CD (Unabridged)

The Big Mog CD written by Judith Kerr performed by Andrew Sachs and Geraldine McEwan on CD (Unabridged)£7.99

A classic collection for the first time available on CD, read by Andrew Sachs and Geraldine McEwan. This compilation of five Mog stories should prove to be a must-have for all fans of Judith Kerr’s feline heroine. Including, Mog and the Vee Ee Tee, Mog the Forgetful Cat, Mog and the Baby, Mog’s Christmas, Mog’s Amazing Birthday Caper.
The Big Sleep written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)

The Big Sleep written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Los Angeles PI Philip Marlowe is working for the Sternwood family. Old man Sternwood, crippled and wheelchair-bound, is being given the squeeze by a blackmailer and he wants Marlowe to make the problem go away.

The Constant Gardener written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)

The Constant Gardener written by John le Carre performed by John le Carre on CD (Abridged)£14.99

The young and beautiful Tessa Quayle has been horribly murdered on the shores of Lake Turkana in Northern Kenya, the birthplace of mankind. Her putative African lover, a doctor with one of the aid agencies, has disappeared.

The Course of Honour written by Lindsay Davies performed by Diana Bishop on CD (Unabridged)

The Course of Honour written by Lindsay Davies performed by Diana Bishop on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

‘He has no money, no reputation and no famous ancestors.’ The love story of the Emperor Vespasian, who brought peace to Rome after years of strife, and his mistress, the freed slave woman Caenis, this book recreates Ancient Rome’s most turbulent period ...

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The Devil's Novice written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Devil's Novice written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£49.99  -  £129.99

In the autumn of 1140, the Benedictine monastery at Shrewsbury finds its new novice Meriet Aspley a disturbing presence. Meek and biddable by day, his sleep is torn by nightmares so violent as to earn him the nickname of 'Devil's Novice'. Can Meriet be involved in the nearby disappearance of a superior prelate?

The Essential Shakespeare Live Encore written by William Shakespeare performed by Sinead Cusack, Judi Dench, Ian Holm and David Tennant on CD (Abridged)

The Essential Shakespeare Live Encore written by William Shakespeare performed by Sinead Cusack, Judi Dench, Ian Holm and David Tennant on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Following the success of "The Essential Shakespeare", the British Library and the Royal Shakespeare Company are proud to present a second audio set of live Shakespeare recordings, Essential Shakespeare Encore.

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The Glass Lake written by Maeve Binchy performed by Kate Binchy on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Glass Lake written by Maeve Binchy performed by Kate Binchy on Cassette (Unabridged)£49.99

An incandescent novel of love, obsession, and the secrets that take root in the human heart, by the author of The Copper Beech and Circle Of Friends. Lough Glass is at the heart and soul of the namesake town clinging to its shore. They say that if you go out on St. Agnes' Eve and look into the lake at sunset you can see your future.

The God Delusion written by Richard Dawkins performed by Richard Dawkins and Lalla Ward on CD (Abridged)

The God Delusion written by Richard Dawkins performed by Richard Dawkins and Lalla Ward on CD (Abridged)£6.99  -  £9.99

The God Delusion caused a sensation when it was published in 2006. Within weeks it became the most hotly debated topic, with Dawkins himself branded as either saint or sinner for presenting his hard-hitting, impassioned rebuttal of religion of all types.

The High Window written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)

The High Window written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Philip Marlowe's on a case: his client, a dried-up husk of a woman, wants him to recover a rare gold coin called a Brasher Doubloon, missing from her late husband's collection. That's the simple part.

The Lady in The Lake written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)

The Lady in The Lake written by Raymond Chandler performed by Ray Porter on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Derace Kingsley's wife ran away to Mexico to get a quickie divorce and marry a Casanova-wannabe named Chris Lavery. Or so the note she left her husband insisted. Trouble is, when Philip Marlowe asks Lavery about it, he denies everything and sends the private investigator packing with a flea lodged firmly in his ear.

The Last Diaries - In and Out of the Wilderness written by Alan Clarke performed by Michael Cochrane, Jane Clarke,  and  on CD (Abridged)

The Last Diaries - In and Out of the Wilderness written by Alan Clarke performed by Michael Cochrane, Jane Clarke, and on CD (Abridged)£4.99

Alan Clark's acclaimed Diaries end a month before his death in 1999. After the first volume (30 weeks on the Sunday Times bestseller list), The Times wrote: 'The best diarists, from Pepys and Boswell, to 'Chips' Channon and Harold Nicolson, have been the souls of indiscretion.

The Lost World written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Glen McCready on CD (Unabridged)

The Lost World written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Glen McCready on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The Lost World is a classic adventure novel written by Arthur Conan Doyle. Professor George Edward Challenger, Edward Malone, Professor Summerlee, and Lord John Roxton, set out to explore a South America plateau where prehistoric animals, including dinosaurs still live.

The Making of Modern Medicine written by Andrew Cunningham performed by Andrew Cunningham, Tamsin Greig, David Rintoul and Peter Capaldi on CD (Unabridged)

The Making of Modern Medicine written by Andrew Cunningham performed by Andrew Cunningham, Tamsin Greig, David Rintoul and Peter Capaldi on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

This major new "Radio 4" series charts the development of Western medicine and healing from the ancient Greeks to the pioneering organ transplant operations of the 20th Century and beyond.

The Out Out Tour Live written by Micky Flanagan performed by Micky Flanagan on CD (Abridged)

The Out Out Tour Live written by Micky Flanagan performed by Micky Flanagan on CD (Abridged)£4.99

Micky has become one of the hottest new comics to break through to national fame. His good natured, often adult tale of East End boy made good is absolutely hilarious.

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The Raven in the Foregate written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Raven in the Foregate written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99  -  £69.99

Christmas, 1141 AD. A priest arrives from London to fill the vacant living of Holy Cross (the Foregate) - a man of presence, scholarship and discipline, but one who lacks the common touch. When he is found drowned in the mill-pond, suspicion is cast in many directions, not least towards a young man who came in the priest's train.

The Spiral Staircase written by Karen Armstrong performed by Virginia Leishman on CD (Unabridged)

The Spiral Staircase written by Karen Armstrong performed by Virginia Leishman on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

A raw, intensely personal memoir of spiritual exploration from one of the world’s great commentators on religion. After seven years in a convent, which she left, dismayed by its restrictions, an experience recounted in Through the Narrow Gate, Karen Armstrong struggled to establish herself in a new way of life.....

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The Talented Mr Ripley written by Patricia Highsmith performed by David Menkin on CD (Unabridged)

The Talented Mr Ripley written by Patricia Highsmith performed by David Menkin on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £34.99

The novel begins with a play on James's The Ambassadors. Tom Ripley is chosen by the wealthy Herbert Greenleaf to retrieve Greenleaf's son, Dickie, from his overlong sojourn in Italy. Dickie, it seems, is held captive both by the Mediterranean climate and the attractions of his female companion, but Mr. Greenleaf needs him back in New York to help with the family business.

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The Throwback written by Tom Sharpe performed by Simon Callow on Cassette (Abridged)

The Throwback written by Tom Sharpe performed by Simon Callow on Cassette (Abridged)£49.99  -  £59.99

Lockheart Flawse exposes the suburban foibles of his tennants in Sandicott Close. Terrified out of their wits, one by one they beat a hasty retreat and Lockheart's dream of escaping hated East Pursley, and his 12 rent-controlled houses comes a step closer.

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The Untouchable written by John Banville performed by Bill Willis on CD (Unabridged)

The Untouchable written by John Banville performed by Bill Willis on CD (Unabridged)£34.99

Victor Maskell has been betrayed. After the announcement in the Commons, the hasty revelation of his double life of wartime espionage, his photograph is all over the papers. His disgrace is public, his position as curator of the Queen's pictures terminated...

The Vampire's Assistant written by Darren Shan performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)

The Vampire's Assistant written by Darren Shan performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)£6.99

Darren Shan has been made a half-vampire by Mr Crepsley, but the Cirque Du Freak holds more unpleasant surprises for the vampire’s assistant. THE SAGA OF DARREN SHAN BOOK 2 Darren joins the vampire, Mr Crepsley, as his assistant and they return to the Cirque Du Freak.

Too Many Murders written by Colleen McCullough performed by Robert Garrett on CD (Unabridged)

Too Many Murders written by Colleen McCullough performed by Robert Garrett on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

The thrilling new novel from the author of The Thorn Birds One day, one city, twelve murders. The year is 1967 and the world teeters on the brink of nuclear holocaust as the Cold War goes relentlessly on.

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Westbound, Warbound written by Alexander Fullerton performed by Peter Wickham on CD (Unabridged)

Westbound, Warbound written by Alexander Fullerton performed by Peter Wickham on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Andy Holt, is a 20-year-old 3rd Mate in the PollyAnna carrying coal in the South Atlantic to be off-loaded, before picking up a cargo of iron ore. There are rumours of German raiders in the area which are confirmed when the seamen come across what's left of a boat and its crew, in a rapid state of decomposition.

Whose Body? written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by David Case on CD (Unabridged)

Whose Body? written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by David Case on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

Lord Peter Wimsey investigates the sudden appearance of a naked body in the bath of an architect at the same time a noted financier goes missing under strange circumstances. As the case progresses it becomes clear that the two events are linked in some way.

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Wilt written by Tom Sharpe performed by Nigel Graham on Cassette (Unabridged)

Wilt written by Tom Sharpe performed by Nigel Graham on Cassette (Unabridged)£119.99

Henry Wilt has spent ten years teaching English to bored and hostile youths. At night he dreams about murdering his wife. Thing start to get sticky when his wife goes missing and he is seen dumping a body.