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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.

Catching Life by the Throat written by Josephine Hart performed by Famous British Actors on CD (Abridged)

Catching Life by the Throat written by Josephine Hart performed by Famous British Actors on CD (Abridged)£7.99  -  £14.99

A Magnificent production for anyone interested in poetry! This set features live recordings from the Josephine Hart Poetry Hour: Eight of the greatest poets in the English language.


Diana - A Dedication in Seven Ages written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

Diana - A Dedication in Seven Ages written by Various Famous Poets performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£5.99

An anthology of poetry accompanied by classical music, based on Lord Owen's "Seven Ages: Poetry for a Lifetime".

The CDs feature over 100 poems read by 40 actors.

They include: Michael Caine reading Rudyard Kipling's "If"; Ralph Fiennes reading Thomas Hood's "I Remember, I Remember"; John Cleese reading "The Owl and the Pussycat"; and Pete Postlethwaite reading "Kubla Khan".


John Betjeman - A First Class Collection written by John Betjeman performed by John Betjeman on CD (Abridged)

John Betjeman - A First Class Collection written by John Betjeman performed by John Betjeman on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

Sir John Betjeman's unique relationship with the BBC left a lasting legacy of poetry, readings and performances. "A First Class Collection" features a selection of some of his most memorable and best-loved poetry.


The Best of Irish Poetry written by Various performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

The Best of Irish Poetry written by Various performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£9.99

A fantastic collection of Irish poetry including poems by Oscar Wilde, W.B. Yeats, Seamus Heaney, James Joyce and many others.

Poems are read by Niamh Cusack, Dervla Kirwan, T.P. McKenna and Aidan Gillen.


The Best Scottish Poetry written by Various Scottish Poets performed by Alan Cumming, Hannah Gordon, Daniela Nardini and David Rintoul on CD (Abridged)

The Best Scottish Poetry written by Various Scottish Poets performed by Alan Cumming, Hannah Gordon, Daniela Nardini and David Rintoul on CD (Abridged)£5.99

A Genius Performance by David Rintoul!

A brilliant selection of great poetry by some of the very best Scottish poets including Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, James Thomson and Hugh MacDiarmid.


The Best Welsh Poetry written by Famous Welsh Poets performed by Sian Phillips, Angharad Rees, Glyn Houston and Richard Mitchley on CD (Abridged)

The Best Welsh Poetry written by Famous Welsh Poets performed by Sian Phillips, Angharad Rees, Glyn Houston and Richard Mitchley on CD (Abridged)£9.99

A collection of 39 pieces of Welsh poetry from the last 300 years on CD, read by Sian Phillips, Angharad Rees, Glyn Houston and Richard Mitchley.


The Great Poets - Emily Dickinson written by Emily Dickinson performed by Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)

The Great Poets - Emily Dickinson written by Emily Dickinson performed by Teresa Gallagher on CD (Unabridged)£5.99

Some of the finest poems by Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), a unique voice in American poetry. She is known for her short poems, full of acute observations and deft use of language.


The Pam Ayres Poetry Collection written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)

The Pam Ayres Poetry Collection written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)£8.99

Writer, poet and broadcaster Pam Ayres has been making her fans smile for more than 30 years since her first television appearance on Opportunity Knocks. This audiobook contains a collection of her poetry.


The Poetry of Rudyard Kipling written by Rudyard Kipling performed by Various Famous Actors, Edward Woodward, Anthony Quayle and Boris Karloff on CD (Abridged)

The Poetry of Rudyard Kipling written by Rudyard Kipling performed by Various Famous Actors, Edward Woodward, Anthony Quayle and Boris Karloff on CD (Abridged)£39.99

There is in the eminently quotable lines of Kipling's poetry a varying shimmer of greatness. His poems convey strong emotions of bitterness, humanity and sentiment. They are poems of kinship with humankind, of nobility, of reflected glory and the futilities of our own time.


The Sonnets written by William Shakespeare performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)

The Sonnets written by William Shakespeare performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)£3.99

This new edition focuses on the Sonnets as poetry - sometimes strikingly individual poems, but often subtly interlinked in thematic, imagistic and other groupings.


Words that Burn written by Josephine Hart performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

Words that Burn written by Josephine Hart performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£11.99  -  £24.99

More wonderful Poetry from Milton, Byron, Keats, Shelley, Browning, Frost and Lowell.

Performed genius actors including Eileen Atkins, Nancy Carroll, Alan Cox, Charles Dance, Joanna David, Lindsay Duncan, Edward Fox, Emilia Fox, Robert Hardy, Tom Hollander, Jeremy Irons, Felicity Kendall, Elizabeth McGovern, Mark Strong, Dominic West, Greg Wise

 

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1215 - The Year of Magna Carta written by Danny Danziger and John Gillingham performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on CD (Abridged)

1215 - The Year of Magna Carta written by Danny Danziger and John Gillingham performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on CD (Abridged)£29.99

On 15 June 1215, rebel barons forced King John to meet them at Runnymede. They did not trust the King, so he was not allowed to leave until his seal was attached to the charter in front of him. This was Magna Carta. It was a revolutionary document. Never before had royal authority been so fundamentally challenged.

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A Severed Head written by Iris Murdoch performed by Derek Jacobi on Cassette (Unabridged)

A Severed Head written by Iris Murdoch performed by Derek Jacobi on Cassette (Unabridged)£24.99

Martin believes he can possess both a beautiful wife and a delightful lover. But when his wife, Antonia, suddenly leaves him for her psychoanalyst, Martin is plunged into an intensive emotional re-education. He attempts to behave beautifully and sensibly.

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All's Well That Ends Well written by William Shakespeare performed by Claire Bloom, Lynn Redgrave, Robert Stephens and John Stride on Cassette (Unabridged)

All's Well That Ends Well written by William Shakespeare performed by Claire Bloom, Lynn Redgrave, Robert Stephens and John Stride on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

"All's Well That Ends Well" is one of Shakespeare's most poetic and subtle comedies. When the clever and appealing Helena cures the ailing king of France of an illness, she asks for the hand of Bertram (a proper young Englishman) in return.

Artemis Fowl and the Lost Colony written by Eoin Colfer performed by Adrian Dunbar on CD (Abridged)

Artemis Fowl and the Lost Colony written by Eoin Colfer performed by Adrian Dunbar on CD (Abridged)£6.99

Ten millennia ago, the fairy people were defeated in a great battle with mankind, forcing them to move underground. Only the 8th family of fairies remained undefeated: the demons. But now one demon has discovered the secrets of the fairy world, and if humans get hold of this information, the fairies are in BIG trouble.

Artemis Fowl The Opal Deception written by Eoin Colfer performed by Adrian Dunbar on CD (Abridged)

Artemis Fowl The Opal Deception written by Eoin Colfer performed by Adrian Dunbar on CD (Abridged)£6.99

Evil pixie, Opal Koboi is back and she's more dangerous than ever. This time she doesn't just want power over the fairy People, this time she wants the lot. Everyone is under threat - humans and fairies alike. Captain Holly Short is the only fairy with a hope of stopping her, but as Holly knows, it takes one genius criminal ....

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Brother Cadfael's Penance written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)

Brother Cadfael's Penance written by Ellis Peters performed by Stephen Thorne on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99

The cloistered walls of Shrewsbury Abbey have always protected Brother Cadfael from the raging Civil War. But when fighting escalates between Empress Maud and King Stephen, the war takes a deadly step closer to him. Taken prisoner in the battle for Maud's land is Olivier de Bretagne, Brother Cadfael's own son- born as a result ...

Danny the Champion of the World written by Roald Dahl performed by Will Young on CD (Unabridged)

Danny the Champion of the World written by Roald Dahl performed by Will Young on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Danny lives in a gipsy caravan with his father, the most marvellous and exciting father any boy ever had. All the land around them belongs to Mr Victor Hazell, a rich snob with a great glistening beery face and tiny piggy eyes. Nobody likes him, not one-little bit.

Elephants Can Remember written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on CD (Unabridged)

Elephants Can Remember written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on CD (Unabridged)£11.99

Hercule Poirot stood on the cliff-top. For here, many years earlier, there had been a tragic accident – the broken body of a woman was discovered on the rocks at the foot of the cliff. This was followed by the grisly discovery of two more bodies – a husband and wife – shot dead.

Feeling Fine Affirmations written by Louise L. Hay performed by Louise L. Hay on CD (Unabridged)

Feeling Fine Affirmations written by Louise L. Hay performed by Louise L. Hay on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

Subliminal messages work because they are recorded and inserted electronically under music and environmental sounds and are heard by the subconscious mind without conscious interference. This CD contains subliminal affirmations such as 'I approve of myself', 'I enjoy all of my life' and 'I am worthy of success' to enhance your ....

finding happiness - Monastic Steps for a Fulfilling Life written by Abbot Christopher Jamison performed by Abbot Christopher Jamison on CD (Unabridged)

finding happiness - Monastic Steps for a Fulfilling Life written by Abbot Christopher Jamison performed by Abbot Christopher Jamison on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Why is 'being happy' such an imperative nowadays? What meaning do people give happiness? In this book Abbot Christopher turns to monastic wisdom to offer answers, and to explain that in essence, happiness is a gift, not an achievement, the fruit of giving and receiving blessings.

Fool Moon written by Jim Butcher performed by James Marsters on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Fool Moon written by Jim Butcher performed by James Marsters on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£4.99

Meet Harry Dresden, Chicago's first (and only) Wizard P.I. Turns out the 'everyday' world is full of strange and magical things - and most of them don't play well with humans. That's where Harry comes in. Business has been slow lately for Harry Dresden. Okay, business has been dead.

Hamlet written by William Shakespeare performed by Paul Scofield, Diana Wynyard, Wilfred Lawson and Michael Hordern on Cassette (Unabridged)

Hamlet written by William Shakespeare performed by Paul Scofield, Diana Wynyard, Wilfred Lawson and Michael Hordern on Cassette (Unabridged)£14.99

The tragedy of "Hamlet", probably the most famous in literature, has become a basic part of the culture of the western world. The problems it raises, of the ability of a man of good will to act effectively upon a corrupt world, have been stated nowhere so movingly. 

Julius Caesar written by William Shakespeare performed by Gerard Murphy, Stella Gonet, Nicholas Farrell and Samantha Bond on Cassette (Abridged)

Julius Caesar written by William Shakespeare performed by Gerard Murphy, Stella Gonet, Nicholas Farrell and Samantha Bond on Cassette (Abridged)£9.99

A radio dramatization of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar". The play is introduced by Richard Eyre, former Director of The Royal National Theatre. The sleeve notes include a scene-by-scene synopsis, full character analysis, and an essay on interpretation from the producer.

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King Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Naxos Dramatization, Kenneth Branagh and Geraldine McEwan on CD (Abridged)

King Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Naxos Dramatization, Kenneth Branagh and Geraldine McEwan on CD (Abridged)£19.99

A Genius Performance by Kenneth Branagh! This performance of the masterpiece is truly outstanding. We have rated it slightly lower than the Robert Stephens production but this was a close run thing. Branagh's performance helps the modern listener to fully understand the sense of the text, without losing ....

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Love's Labour's Lost written by William Shakespeare performed by Geraldine McEwan, Jeremy Brett and Ian Richardson on Cassette (Unabridged)

Love's Labour's Lost written by William Shakespeare performed by Geraldine McEwan, Jeremy Brett and Ian Richardson on Cassette (Unabridged)£14.99

For where is any author in the world teaches such beauty as a women's eye? The King of Navarre persuades his courtiers to join him in renouncing the world for three years of study. Foremost amongst their undertakings is a promise to forsake the company of women;

Macbeth written by William Shakespeare performed by Denis Quilley, Hannah Gordon, Clifford Rose and Sean Barrett on Cassette (Abridged)

Macbeth written by William Shakespeare performed by Denis Quilley, Hannah Gordon, Clifford Rose and Sean Barrett on Cassette (Abridged)£7.99

Macbeth is one of Shakespeare's four great tragedies, encompassing witchcraft, bloody murder, ghostly apparitions as well as high poetry, blended in such a way as to demonstrate the assured dramatic touch of Shakespeare's maturity. Macbeth's tragedy is that of a good, brave and honourable man turned ...

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Macbeth written by William Shakespeare performed by Sir Anthony Quayle, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Ian Holm, Robert Hardy and Cast on Cassette (Unabridged)

Macbeth written by William Shakespeare performed by Sir Anthony Quayle, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Ian Holm, Robert Hardy and Cast on Cassette (Unabridged)£24.99

I am in blood stepped in so far that, should I wade no more, returning were as tedious as go o'er.' The shortest and most intense of Shakespeare's tragedies, "Macbeth" traces a man's descent into hell. 

Making Divorce Work written by Keith Barret performed by Keith Barret on CD (Unabridged)

Making Divorce Work written by Keith Barret performed by Keith Barret on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

An hilarious spoof Self Help book from the star of MARION & GEOFF and host of the new hit BBC comedy THE KEITH BARRET SHOW. "I don't feel like I have lost a wife but that I have gained a friend. I would never have met Geoff if Marion hadn't left me."

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Mr Timothy written by Louis Bayard performed by Mark Honan on CD (Unabridged)

Mr Timothy written by Louis Bayard performed by Mark Honan on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Welcome to the world of a grown-up Timothy Cratchit, as created by the astonishing imagination of author Louis Bayard. Mr. Timothy Cratchit has just buried his father. He's also struggling to bury his past as a cripple and shed his financial ties to his benevolent "Uncle" Ebenezer by losing himself in the thick of London's underbelly.

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Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Marlowe Dramatic Society and Patrick Wymark on Cassette (Abridged)

Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Marlowe Dramatic Society and Patrick Wymark on Cassette (Abridged)£24.99  -  £49.99

The Marlowe Dramtic Society brings there experience and vison to this masterpiece. The whole play paces along with an incredible energy and Richard III is deeply hateful. A fantastic performance all round!

Self-Esteem Affirmations written by Louise L. Hay performed by Louise L. Hay on CD (Unabridged)

Self-Esteem Affirmations written by Louise L. Hay performed by Louise L. Hay on CD (Unabridged)£4.99

This powerful CD, created and narrated by Louise L. Hay, contains a series of positive affirmations that will help you experience the joy, fulfillment, love, and wonder that are present in you right now. Hearing affirmations audibly or subliminally is like the planting of seeds in a well-tended garden.

Shift - The Sequel to Shade written by Jeri Smith-Ready performed by Christian Hvam on CD (Unabridged)

Shift - The Sequel to Shade written by Jeri Smith-Ready performed by Christian Hvam on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Aura's life is anything but easy. Her boyfriend, Logan, died, and his slides between ghost and shade have left her reeling. Aura knows he needs her now more than ever. She loves Logan, but she can't deny her connection with the totally supportive, totally gorgeous Zachary.

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Slim Chances with Additions and Afterthoughts written by Edward Petherbridge performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)

Slim Chances with Additions and Afterthoughts written by Edward Petherbridge performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)£24.99

A Genius Performance by Edward Petherbridge! In this autobiographical work Edward Petherbridge recounts his time at the National Theatre and his life as a jobbing actor. Wonderfully whitty and full of real life insights, this book will take you back to the great days of The Master (Olivier) ....

Slouching Towards Bethlehem written by Joan Didion performed by Diane Keaton on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Slouching Towards Bethlehem written by Joan Didion performed by Diane Keaton on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£11.99

The first nonfiction work by one of the most distinctive prose stylists of our era, Joan Didion'sSlouching Towards Bethlehem remains, decades after its first publication, the essential portrait of America--particularly California--in the sixties. It focuses on such subjects as John Wayne and Howard Hughes, growing up a girl ...

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.

Tess of the D'Urbervilles written by Thomas Hardy performed by Martin Shaw and Lindsay Duncan on CD (Abridged)

Tess of the D'Urbervilles written by Thomas Hardy performed by Martin Shaw and Lindsay Duncan on CD (Abridged)£5.99

A Genius Performance by Martin Shaw!

Set in Hardy's Wessex, Tess is a moving novel of hypocrisy and double standards. Its challenging sub-title, A Pure Woman, infuriated critics when the book was first published in 1891, and it was condemned as immoral and pessimistic.

The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo written by Amy Schumer performed by Amy Schumer on CD (Unabridged)

The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo written by Amy Schumer performed by Amy Schumer on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

The highly anticipated first book from award-winning comedian, writer, producer and actress, Amy Schumer. In The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo, Amy shares stories about her family, her relationships, her career, good – and bad – sex, recounting the experiences that have shaped who she is today:

The Hours written by Michael Cunningham performed by Patricia Hodge on CD (Unabridged)

The Hours written by Michael Cunningham performed by Patricia Hodge on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Exiled in Richmond in the 1920s, Virginia Woolf struggles to tame her rebellious mind and make a start on her new novel. In 1990s New York, Clarissa Vaughan goes shopping for flowers for a party for her AIDS-suffering poet-friend. This novel meditates on artistic behaviour, love and madness.

The Ice Cream Girls written by Dorothy Koomson performed by Adjoa Andoh and Julie Maisey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

The Ice Cream Girls written by Dorothy Koomson performed by Adjoa Andoh and Julie Maisey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£4.99

As teenagers, Poppy Carlisle and Serena Gorringe were the only witnesses to a tragic event. Amid heated public debate, the two seemingly glamorous teens were dubbed 'The Ice Cream Girls' by the press and were dealt with by the courts.

The Low-GL Diet Bible written by Patrick Holford performed by Patrick Holford on CD (Abridged)

The Low-GL Diet Bible written by Patrick Holford performed by Patrick Holford on CD (Abridged)£14.99

Patrick is at the forefront of research into fast, safe and lasting weight loss, pinpointing that the secret of successful weight loss is to balance your blood sugar. By eating foods with a low glycemic load (GL), you can balance your blood sugar and not only lose weight quickly but keep it off, feel full of energy and enjoy greatly improved health.

The Pacific - Hell was and Ocean Away written by Hugh Ambrose performed by Mike Chamberlain on CD (Unabridged)

The Pacific - Hell was and Ocean Away written by Hugh Ambrose performed by Mike Chamberlain on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

THE PACIFIC is a gripping piece of historical writing following the extraordinary true stories of four U.S. Marines and a U.S. Navy carrier pilot fighting in the Pacific region during World War II. Between America's retreat from China in late November 1941 and the moment General MacArthur's airplane touched down ....

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The Purple Plain written by H.E. Bates performed by Brian Deacon on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Purple Plain written by H.E. Bates performed by Brian Deacon on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99

Full of mounting suspense and masterly characterisation, Bates's popular wartime novel tells the story of three very different men who, after their aircraft crashes, are forced to trek across the Burmese wilderness to safety. 

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The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)

The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99  -  £34.99

Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries. Performed with exceptional color by Robert Sean Leonard!

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The Shakespeare Collection written by William Shakespeare performed by Simon Callow, Lindsay Duncan, Paul Rhys and Harriet Walter on CD (Abridged)

The Shakespeare Collection written by William Shakespeare performed by Simon Callow, Lindsay Duncan, Paul Rhys and Harriet Walter on CD (Abridged)£39.99

This collection of wonderful scenes from a wide selection of the bard's works. Excepts are from, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, Richard II, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Henry V, As You Like It, Sonnets, Much Ado About Nothing, Cymbeline, A Midsummer Night's Dream and Othello.

The Story of Classical Music written by Darren Henley performed by Aled Jones on CD (Abridged)

The Story of Classical Music written by Darren Henley performed by Aled Jones on CD (Abridged)£4.99

This unusual and special production by two of the most important brand names in classical music includes more than 150 musical excerpts. The fourth CD has an additional CD-ROM element with text, pictures of composers, sheet music and quizzes.

The Tempest written by William Shakespeare performed by Michael Redgrave, Hugh Griffith, Vanessa Redgrave and Anna Massey on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Tempest written by William Shakespeare performed by Michael Redgrave, Hugh Griffith, Vanessa Redgrave and Anna Massey on Cassette (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £29.99

"The Tempest" is Shakespeare's greatest dramatic poem and for that reason - unlike most of his other plays - it is usually more enjoyable to read and to hear than to watch on stage! As an entertainment for a court that delighted in masques (however), it has that sophisticated intellectual pageantry, and it has traces of ......

The Wind Singer - The Wind on Fire Trilogy written by William Nicholson performed by William Nicholson on CD (Abridged)

The Wind Singer - The Wind on Fire Trilogy written by William Nicholson performed by William Nicholson on CD (Abridged)£7.99

Smarties award-winning novel, read by the author. “I hate school! I hate ratings! I won’t reach higher! I won’t strive harder! I won’t make tomorrow better than today!” In the walled city of Aramanth, exams are everything – not only for children, but for whole families.

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Unnatural Causes written by P.D. James performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)

Unnatural Causes written by P.D. James performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)£28.99  -  £68.99

A Genius Performance by Michael Jayston!

Maurice Seton was a famous mystery writer--but no murder he ever invented was more grisly than his own death. 

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Vagabond written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)

Vagabond written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

A Genius Performance by Sean Barrett! It is 1346. King Edward III fights in France, England lies exposed to the threat of invasion. Thomas of Hookton finds himself back in the north just as the Scots invade on behalf of their French allies.

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Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece written by William Shakespeare performed by Peggy Ashcroft, Tony Church and Irene Worth on Cassette (Unabridged)

Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece written by William Shakespeare performed by Peggy Ashcroft, Tony Church and Irene Worth on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99

Performances of the full text by some truly Great actors! Irene Worth, George Rylands and Ian Lang perform Venus and Adonis and Tony Church, Peggy Ashcroft and George Rylands perform The Rape of Lucrece

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When Morning Comes written by Audrey Howard performed by Carole Boyd on CD (Unabridged)

When Morning Comes written by Audrey Howard performed by Carole Boyd on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

When Lucy Dean - eighteen, with no money - marries James Buchanan - a man of thirty-four with a great fortune -it is anything but a happy match. For James is hopelessly in love with his wife while Lucy - too young, too serious and too determined to sacrifice happiness to duty - doesn't know what love means.

   

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Perfume - The Story of a Murderer written by Patrick Suskind performed by Sean Barrett on Cassette (Unabridged)

Perfume - The Story of a Murderer written by Patrick Suskind performed by Sean Barrett on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

If you are interested in an atmospheric thriller of an extraordinary order - this is probably the Best Audiobook you will ever hear. A great book is transformed, by Sean Barrett, into a production of Genius! If you haven't heard it yet then you have an amazing journey before you......

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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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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!!

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Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings written by J.R.R. Tolkien performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Ian Holm, Michael Hordern and Robert Stephens on CD (Abridged)

Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings written by J.R.R. Tolkien performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Ian Holm, Michael Hordern and Robert Stephens on CD (Abridged)£54.99  -  £59.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Holm, Robert Stephens, John Le Mesurier and Peter Woodthorpe! A true breakthrough for Tolkien and the BBC! Brian Sibley's dramatisation of the fantasy epic in 1981 is an essential listen for any audiobook listener.

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Gut - The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Underrated Organ written by Giulia Enders performed by Kate Sobey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Gut - The Inside Story of Our Body's Most Underrated Organ written by Giulia Enders performed by Kate Sobey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Our gut is as important as our brain or heart, yet we know very little about how it works and many of us are too embarrassed to ask questions. In Gut, Giulia Enders breaks this taboo, revealing the latest science on how much our digestive system has to offer.

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Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Robert Stephens, Dame Peggy Ashcroft , Jeremy Brett and Ian Holm on Cassette (Unabridged)

Richard III written by William Shakespeare performed by Robert Stephens, Dame Peggy Ashcroft , Jeremy Brett and Ian Holm on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99  -  £149.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Holm, Robert Stephens, Dame Peggy Ashcroft, Jeremy Brett, Michael York, Cyril Cusak and Nigel Davenport! This production of Shakespeare's classic tragedy is the best we have heard! In very short supply and only just in front of the Naxos - Kenneth Branagh production 

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Alice Through the Looking Glass written by Lewis Carroll performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)

Alice Through the Looking Glass written by Lewis Carroll performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)£49.99

This is a perfect example of why Brainfood Audiobooks exists! William (Willie) Rushton brings all of his comedic talent to bear on this wonderful tale. This audio set comes with a complimentary Audio CD version of this book.

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The Complete Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison, Michael Williams and  on Cassette (Abridged)

The Complete Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison, Michael Williams and on Cassette (Abridged)£58.99  -  £69.99

This magnificent BBC production of the whole of the central corpus of Arthur Conan-Doyle's  Sherlock stories. The atmospheric dramatisations are up there with the Lord of the Rings production of the 1980s. A very cost effective way of getting hold of these recordings which cost 500% more on CD!

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The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Adam Sims on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Adam Sims on Cassette (Unabridged)£48.99

A misfit at an exclusive New England college, Richard finds kindred spirits in the five eccentric students of his ancient Greek class. But his new friends have a horrific secret. When blackmail and violence threaten to blow their privileged lives apart, they drag Richard into the nightmare that engulfs them. 

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A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens performed by Leonard Rossiter on Cassette (Abridged)

A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens performed by Leonard Rossiter on Cassette (Abridged)£59.99

Whether you listen to this on a dark winter's night of a sunny summer morning Leonard Rossiter's performance will take you on a journey. This is a perfect combination of text and performer. Leonard Rossiter makes this text his own and with such a quality of delivery that, if you close your eyes, you are there!

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The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy - The Complete Trilogy in 5 Vols written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy - The Complete Trilogy in 5 Vols written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)£99.99

Includes The Hitch-hiker's Guide, The Resaurant at the End of the Universe, Life, The Universe and Everything, So Long and Thanks for All the Fish and Mostly Harmless! All read by the Master Himself!

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Alice in Wonderland written by Lewis Carroll performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)

Alice in Wonderland written by Lewis Carroll performed by William Rushton on Cassette (Abridged)£49.99

This is a perfect example of why Brainfood Audiobooks exists! William (Willie) Rushton brings all of his comedic talent to bear on this wonderful tale. This audio set comes with a complimentary Audio CD version of this book.

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The Prince's Choice written by William Shakespeare performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)

The Prince's Choice written by William Shakespeare performed by Various Famous Actors on CD (Abridged)£9.99  -  £24.99

This is a selection of readings from Shakespeare. Selected by HRH Prince of Wales, the cast includes Robert Stephens, Richard Briers, John Gielgud, Juliet Stevenson, Glenda Jackson, William Hurt and John Sessions. Brilliant performances by these wonderful actors!

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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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The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)

The Secret History written by Donna Tartt performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99  -  £34.99

Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence of their contemporaries. Performed with exceptional color by Robert Sean Leonard!

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The Waste Land and Four Quartets written by T.S. Eliot performed by Paul Scofield on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Waste Land and Four Quartets written by T.S. Eliot performed by Paul Scofield on Cassette (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

These are masterly readings, by renowned thespian Paul Scofield, of two substantial works of poetry by T.S. Eliot. They form the core of Eliot's later work and, with Scofield's wonderful interpretation have been a regular visitor to the Brainfood Audiobooks cassette player over the last 20 years! 

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William Stories written by Richmal Crompton performed by Kenneth Williams on Cassette (Abridged)

William Stories written by Richmal Crompton performed by Kenneth Williams on Cassette (Abridged)£18.99  -  £28.99

Richmal Compton's Williams Stories read by Kenneth Williams on two cassettes. Side 1 The Show, Side 2 William the Invisible, Side 3 A Witch in Time, Side 4 William's Day Off. Sometimes people are made to perform certain works - this combination is exceptional!

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An Evening with Brian Blessed - The Impossible Dream written by Brian Blessed performed by Brian Blessed on Cassette (Abridged)

An Evening with Brian Blessed - The Impossible Dream written by Brian Blessed performed by Brian Blessed on Cassette (Abridged)£49.99  -  £99.99

For years actor and author Brian Blessed had an impossible dream - to follow in the footsteps of his childhood hero, George Leigh Mallory, who disappeared near the summit of Mount Everest in 1924. Finally in 1990, aged 53, Brian recreated Mallory's journey dressed only in Twenties clothes, for the award-winning film Galahad of Everest.

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Fairy Tales written by Terry Jones performed by Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren, Michael Hordern and Joan Greenwood on CD (Unabridged)

Fairy Tales written by Terry Jones performed by Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren, Michael Hordern and Joan Greenwood on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Terry Jones, Joan Greenwood, Michael Hordern, Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren and Tim Rice read of a collection of original fairy tales for 8 to 11-year-olds, written by master storyteller Terry Jones, introducing such bizarre creatures as the fly-by-night, the rainbow cat, and the wonderful cake-horse.

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Girlfriend in a Coma written by Douglas Coupland performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)

Girlfriend in a Coma written by Douglas Coupland performed by Robert Sean Leonard on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99

Girls, memory, parenting, millennial fear - all served Coupland-style. Karen, an attractive, popular student, goes into a coma one night in 1979. Whilst in it, she gives birth to a healthy baby daughter; once out of it, a mere eighteen years later, she finds herself .....

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Love is Where it Falls written by Simon Callow performed by Simon Callow on Cassette (Abridged)

Love is Where it Falls written by Simon Callow performed by Simon Callow on Cassette (Abridged)£19.99

An account of the relationship between Simon Callow and the play agent, Peggy Ramsay. Despite an age difference of over 40 years, Peggy and Callow enjoyed an 11-year relationship conducted in meetings and passionately unbridled letters until Peggy's

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Mind Over Medicine - Scientific Proof You Can Heal Yourself written by Dr Lissa Rankin performed by Dr Lissa Rankin on CD (Unabridged)

Mind Over Medicine - Scientific Proof You Can Heal Yourself written by Dr Lissa Rankin performed by Dr Lissa Rankin on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

In clinical trials, it's called the placebo effect. But patients treated with placebos don't just feel better. It's not just 'in their heads'. They can heal their bodies by healing their thoughts. For years, pioneers in the medical community have been extolling the virtues of the mind's power to heal the body.

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The Noonday Demon - An Atlas of Depression written by Andrew Solomon performed by Andrew Solomon on CD (Abridged)

The Noonday Demon - An Atlas of Depression written by Andrew Solomon performed by Andrew Solomon on CD (Abridged)£34.99

The award-winning author of A Stone Boat offers a deeply personal look at depression in which he draws on his own battle with the illness and interviews with fellow sufferers, researchers, doctors, and others to assess the vast complexities of the disease, its causes and symptoms, available therapies ..

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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)£39.99

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.