New In April 2022 Part 3

 

Audio CDs Cassettes MP3 CDs
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(All New titles in alphabetical order)

 

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2121 - A Tale from the Next Century written by Susan Greenfield performed by Zara Ramm and Daniel Pirrie on Audio CD (Unabridged)

2121 - A Tale from the Next Century written by Susan Greenfield performed by Zara Ramm and Daniel Pirrie on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

In the near future, humanity has experienced a great schism. The larger part is ruled by instinct and pleasure: they are ageless, beautiful yet wholly dependent on technology designed by previous generations to sustain them. Having no social structure or self-consciousness to speak of, to the minority...

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A Blunt Instrument written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on CD (Unabridged)

A Blunt Instrument written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

When Ernest Fletcher is found bludgeoned to death in his study, everyone is shocked and mystified: Ernest was well liked and respected, so who would have a motive for killing him? Enter Superintendent Hannasyde who, with consummate skill, begins to uncover the complexities of Fletcher's life. It seems the ...

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A Ghost in the Machine written by Caroline Graham performed by Paul Shelley on CD (Unabridged)

A Ghost in the Machine written by Caroline Graham performed by Paul Shelley on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

If you love Agatha Christie, Ann Granger and James Runcie's The Grantchester Mysteries you'll love the Midsomer Murders mysteries by Caroline Graham. For all its old-fashioned charm, Forbes Abbot is far from the close-knit community that ex-Londoners Mallory and Kate Lawson expected. In this village, everyday..

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A Place of Safety written by Caroline Graham performed by Hugh Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)

A Place of Safety written by Caroline Graham performed by Hugh Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Simply the best detective writer since Agatha Christie' The Sunday Times Discover the novels that inspired the hit ITV series Midsomer Murders, seen and loved by millions. A Place of Safety by prize-winning writer Caroline Graham is the sixth Midsomer Murders novel starring much-loved Detective Chief...

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A Presumption of Death written by Jill Paton Walsh and Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)

A Presumption of Death written by Jill Paton Walsh and Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Unabridged)£129.99

In A Presumption of Death, Jill Paton Walsh tells how World War II changed the lives of Peter, Harriet and their growing family. The story opens in 1940. Harriet Vane - now Lady Peter Wimsey - has taken her children to safety in the country.

About Space and About Dinosaurs written by Patrick Moore and David Bellamy performed by Patrick Moore and David Bellamy on Audio CD (Abridged)

About Space and About Dinosaurs written by Patrick Moore and David Bellamy performed by Patrick Moore and David Bellamy on Audio CD (Abridged)£9.99

Two stories from these famous men. Space - In a dramatized adventure that takes us to the edge of the solar system. Patrick Moore is on hand to explain some of the wonders of the night sky. Dinosaurs - Journey back in time, meeting and talking to dinosaurs with out time traveller David Bellamy. This is a great story created ....

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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)£29.99  -  £39.99

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 ....

Black Plumes written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Black Plumes written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£9.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! The slashing of a valuable painting at the renowned Ivory Gallery in London, followed by the murder of the proprietor's son-in-law, Robert, sets the stage for another finely tuned Allingham mystery. The proprietor's mother, 90-year-old Gabrielle Ivory, holds the...

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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)£129.99

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!! Naxos

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Blood Harvest written by S.J. Bolton performed by Clare Corbett on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Blood Harvest written by S.J. Bolton performed by Clare Corbett on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

NOW YOU SEE HER.... Gillian is haunted by the disappearance of her little girl two years ago. A devastating fire burned down their home, but she remains convinced her daughter survived. NOW YOU DON’T.... Ten-year-old Tom lives by the town’s neglected churchyard. Is he the only one who sees the strange...

Cargo of Eagles written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Cargo of Eagles written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

Albert Campion sets out to plumb the secrets of Saltey, an ancient hamlet on the Essex marshes. Once the haunt of smugglers, now it hides a secret rich and mysterious enough to trap all who enter - and someone in the village is willing to terrorise, murder and raise the very devil to keep that secret to themselves.

Cents and Sensibility written by Maggie Alderson performed by Nicky Talacko on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Cents and Sensibility written by Maggie Alderson performed by Nicky Talacko on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Stella Fain has a rule for men she likes: Make them wait... But the gorgeous Jay proves an exception to the rule when he bowls Stella off her Prada wedges at a press junket on the Cote d'Azur. He might seem to have everything going for him, but Stella is about to realise that while jet-set lifestyles can be fabulous, her career as a...

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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage written by Lord Byron performed by Jamie Parker on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage written by Lord Byron performed by Jamie Parker on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage is a fascinating portrait of nineteenth-century Europe - disillusioned and ravaged by the wars of the post-revolutionary and Napoleonic eras. Our protagonist, whose breathtaking journey eerily echoes Byron's own life story, forgoes his destiny back home for the exciting unknown - the nature of humanity...

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Clarissa or The History of a Young Lady - Volume 2 written by Samuel Richardson performed by Samuel West, Lucy Scott, Roger May and Full Cast Drama  on CD (Unabridged)

Clarissa or The History of a Young Lady - Volume 2 written by Samuel Richardson performed by Samuel West, Lucy Scott, Roger May and Full Cast Drama on CD (Unabridged)£49.99

A milestone in the history of the novel, Samuel Richardsons epistolary and elaborate Clarissa follows the life of a chaste young woman desperate to protect her virtue. When beautiful Clarissa Harlowe is forced to marry the rich but repulsive Mr Solmes, she refuses, much to her family's chagrin. She escapes their...

Close to the Bone written by Stuart MacBride performed by Steve Worsley on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Close to the Bone written by Stuart MacBride performed by Steve Worsley on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The first body is chained to a stake: strangled, and stabbed, with a burning tyre around its neck. But is this a gangland execution or something much darker? Someone’s leaving little knots of bones on DI Logan McRae’s doorstep, but he’s got bigger concerns. Rival drug gangs are fighting over product and territory...

Complete Relaxation written by Glenn Harrold performed by Glenn Harrold on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Complete Relaxation written by Glenn Harrold performed by Glenn Harrold on Audio CD (Unabridged)£6.99

"Complete Relaxation" by Glenn Harrold is the best selling self-help CD in the UK. It achieved Gold Disk status with Nielsen Book Scan in 2006. "Complete Relaxation" has recently been re-recorded. The two 30-minute tracks, combining skilled hypnotherapy techniques with state-of-the-art digital recording technology and Glenn's soothing..

Coroner's Pidgin written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Coroner's Pidgin written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! Campion returns from three years work for the War Office in Europe to find that Lugg, his manservant, has brought him an unusual gift: the black silk nightdress-clad body of a dead woman, an apparent suicide. Wanting only to get away to a well-deserved rest, Campion...

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Cover-Up Story written by Marian Babson performed by Graham Seed on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Cover-Up Story written by Marian Babson performed by Graham Seed on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Nashville's Bart and the Cousins, in England on a road trip, have a chart-topping song. Unfortunately, Bart also has an indictment back in the USA over an underage groupie. Keeping that hot news out of the London papers is a job for Doug Perkins of the PR firm Perkins and Tate. Doug soon finds that you can...

Dancers in Mourning written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Dancers in Mourning written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks!

Everyone fell under the spell of Jimmy Sutane, the charming and talented song-and-dance man.

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Death in The Stocks written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Death in The Stocks written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on Audio CD (Unabridged)£49.99

In the dead of the night, a man is found murdered, locked in the stocks on the village green. Unfortunately for Superintendent Hannasyde, the deceased is Andrew Vereker, a man hated by nearly everyone, especially his odd and unhelpful family members. The Verekers are as eccentric as they are corrupt, and it...

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Death of a Ghost written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Death of a Ghost written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks!

John Sebastian Lafcadio, R. A., 'probably the greatest painter since Rembrandt' (according to himself), is dead. But his influence is not.

 

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Gently Through the Mill written by Alan Hunter performed by Andrew Wincott on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Gently Through the Mill written by Alan Hunter performed by Andrew Wincott on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

When small-time gambler and petty crook Steinie Taylor turns up dead in a hopper of flour at a country bakery, Gently has to figure out not only how he got there, but also why his prime suspects all appear to have dark secrets to hide. Why had the deceased villain and two of his friends been spending money...

Hallowe'en Party written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on CD (Unabridged)

Hallowe'en Party written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on CD (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A classic Christie mystery. Read by Hugh Fraser who plays Hugh Fraser in the popular TV series. At a Hallowe'en party, Joyce - a hostile thirteen-year-old - boasts that she once witnessed a murder. When no-one believes her, she storms off home. But within hours her body is found, still in the house, drowned in..

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He written by John Connolly performed by Simon Slater on Audio CD (Unabridged)

He written by John Connolly performed by Simon Slater on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Winner of the 2017 Ryan Tubridy Show Listener's Choice Award at the Irish Book Awards. John Connolly recreates the golden age of Hollywood for an intensely compassionate study of the tension between commercial demands and artistic integrity and the human frailties behind even the greatest of artists.

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Hide My Eyes written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

Hide My Eyes written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks!

In Hide My Eyes, Campion finds himself hunting down a serial killer. A spate of murders leaves him with only the baffling clues of a left-hand glove and a lizard-skin lettercase.

 

In Praise of Shadows written by Junichiro Tanizaki performed by David Rintoul on Audio CD (Unabridged)

In Praise of Shadows written by Junichiro Tanizaki performed by David Rintoul on Audio CD (Unabridged)£4.99

Were it not for shadows there would be no beauty. In Praise of Shadows is an eloquent tribute to the austere beauty of traditional Japanese aesthetics. Through architecture, ceramics, theatre, food, women and even toilets, Tanizaki explains the essence of shadows and darkness, and how they are able to...

Juliet, Naked written by Nick Hornby performed by Jennifer Wiltsie, Ben Miles and Bill Irwin on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Juliet, Naked written by Nick Hornby performed by Jennifer Wiltsie, Ben Miles and Bill Irwin on Audio CD (Unabridged)£7.99  -  £12.99

Annie's put fifteen years into safe, slightly obsessive Duncan, and now she's like her money back, please. It's time to move on. But she lives in Gooleness, the north's answer to a question nobody asked. Is she really going to find real, proper, fell-it-deep-down-in-your-boots love on a damp and windy seafront?

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Just One Evil Act written by Elizabeth George performed by Peter Kenny on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Just One Evil Act written by Elizabeth George performed by Peter Kenny on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Barbara Havers puts her career on the line while DI Thomas Lynley attempts to straighten her out before it's too late. When Hadiyyah Upman disappears from London in the company of her mother, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is as devastated as the girl's father. They are her close friends as well as neighbours, but since the child...

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Martyr written by Rory Clements performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Martyr written by Rory Clements performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Drake: Shakespeare is ordered to protect him. With Drake on land fitting out his ships, he is frighteningly vulnerable. If he dies, England will be open to invasion. In a London rife with rumour, Shakespeare must decide which leads to follow, which to ignore. When a high-born young woman is found mutilated and murdered at an...

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Middlemarch written by George Eliot performed by Juliet Stephenson on CD (Unabridged)

Middlemarch written by George Eliot performed by Juliet Stephenson on CD (Unabridged)£89.99  -  £129.99

One of the great works of 19th-century England as well as one of the masterpieces of English fiction, this novel is set in the Midlands, 1830-32, in the fictitious town of Middlemarch. It is concerned with the blighted marriage of a young idealistic woman, but also presents a vivid portrait....

Mindfulness for Beginners written by Jon Kabat-Zinn performed by Jon Kabat-Zinn on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Mindfulness for Beginners written by Jon Kabat-Zinn performed by Jon Kabat-Zinn on Audio CD (Unabridged)£9.99

What if you could profoundly change your life just by becoming more mindful of your breathing? According to Jon Kabat-Zinn, you can. What if "paying attention on purpose and non-judgmentally" could improve your health? Again, according to Dr. Kabat-Zinn, it can. In Mindfulness for Beginners, this...

More Work for The Undertaker written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

More Work for The Undertaker written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! In a masterpiece of storytelling, Margery Allingham sends her elegant and engaging detective Albert Campion into the eccentric Palinode household, where there have been two suspicious deaths. And, if poisoning were not enough, there are also anonymous letters, sudden...

Pam Ayres - Live on Stage at Stratford-Upon-Avon written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Pam Ayres - Live on Stage at Stratford-Upon-Avon written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on Audio CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Pam Ayres at her entertaining best in a Live stage show from Stratford-Upon-Avon. Her stage show has been a sell-out success throughout the world. With her natural warmth and wit she builds up a rapport with the audience that guarantees an evening of fun and laughter.

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Pinball, 1973 written by Haruki Murakami performed by Kirby Heyborne on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Pinball, 1973 written by Haruki Murakami performed by Kirby Heyborne on Audio CD (Unabridged)£24.99

Three years after Hear the Wind Sing, in 1973, the narrator has moved to Tokyo to work as a translator and live with indistinguishable twin girls, but the Rat has remained behind, despite his efforts to leave both the town and his girlfriend. The narrator finds himself haunted by memories of his own doomed relationship but...

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Project Hail Mary written by Andy Weir performed by Ray Porter on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Project Hail Mary written by Andy Weir performed by Ray Porter on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Number-One New York Times Audio Best Seller! A lone astronaut must save the earth from disaster in this incredible new science-based thriller from the number-one New York Times best-selling author of The Martian. Ryland Grace is the sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance mission - and if he fails...

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Promise of The Wolves written by Dorothy Hearst performed by Ruth Sillers on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Promise of The Wolves written by Dorothy Hearst performed by Ruth Sillers on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £39.99

Born of a forbidden, mixed-blood litter and an outcast after her mother is exiled, spirited young she-wolf Kaala is grudgingly permitted to join the Swift River wolf pack where she must fight to prove herself and survive against the odds. But when Kaala rescues a human child from drowning, she breaks the first...

Radio Drama Collection written by Agatha Christie performed by John Moffatt, June Whitfield and the BBC Full Cast Dramatisation Team on CD (Unabridged)

Radio Drama Collection written by Agatha Christie performed by John Moffatt, June Whitfield and the BBC Full Cast Dramatisation Team on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £24.99

Three classic BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisations. The Mysterious Affair at Styles, Murder at the Vicarage and The Sittaford Mystery starring John Moffatt as Hercule Poirot and June Whitfield as Miss Marple.  The Mysterious Affair at Styles - starring John Moffatt as Hercule Poirot. A destroyed will, a shattered...

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Rome written by Robert Hughes performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Abridged)

Rome written by Robert Hughes performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Abridged)£59.99  -  £69.99

For almost a thousand years, Rome held sway as the spiritual and artistic centre of the world. Hughes vividly recreates the ancient Rome of Julius Caesar, Marcus Aurelius, Nero, Caligula, Cicero, Martial and Virgil. With the artistic blossoming of the Renaissance, he casts his unwavering critical eye over the great works of Raphael...

Rupert Brooke - His Life and Poetry written by Rupert Brooke performed by Douglas Hodge and Mike Read on Audio CD (Abridged)

Rupert Brooke - His Life and Poetry written by Rupert Brooke performed by Douglas Hodge and Mike Read on Audio CD (Abridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

Rupert Brooke's greatest poetic works including "The Fish", "The Soldier", "The Old Vicarage", "Grantchester", and "Ding-Room Tea" are superbly melded here with testimony from acquaintances of Brooke's and a well-researched narrative by Mike Read. In this comprehensive production including poetry, interviews...

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Seventeen Essays (and one short story) Through the Window written by Julian Barnes performed by Philip Franks on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Seventeen Essays (and one short story) Through the Window written by Julian Barnes performed by Philip Franks on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

From the Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Sense of an Ending and one of Britain's greatest writers: a brilliant collection of essays on the books and authors that have meant the most to him throughout his illustrious career. In these seventeen essays (plus a short story and a special preface, "A Life with Books"), Julian Barnes...

Skulduggery Pleasant - Dark Days written by Derek Landy performed by Rupert Degas on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Skulduggery Pleasant - Dark Days written by Derek Landy performed by Rupert Degas on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £24.99

It’s the fourth Skulduggery Pleasant adventure… only Skulduggery Pleasant himself is lost on the other side of a portal, with only some evil gods for company. Can he possible survive? (Yes, all right, he’s already dead. But still.) What can we say, without giving too much away? Not much, is the answer. But what we CAN say is that this...

Standing in Another Man's Grave written by Ian Rankin performed by James Macpherson on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Standing in Another Man's Grave written by Ian Rankin performed by James Macpherson on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Its 25 years since John Rebus appeared on the scene, and 5 years since he retired. But 2012 sees his return in Standing in Another Man’s Grave. Not only is Rebus as stubborn and anarchic as ever, but he finds himself in trouble with Rankin's latest creation, Malcolm Fox of Edinburgh's internal affairs unit. Added to which, Rebus may...

The Beckoning Lady written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

The Beckoning Lady written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! Campion's glorious summer in Pontisbright is blighted by death. Amidst the preparations for Minnie and Tonker Cassand's fabulous summer party, a murder is discovered and it falls to Campion to unravel the intricate web of motive, suspicion and deduction with all his...

The Case of the Late Pig written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

The Case of the Late Pig written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

Albert Campion is summoned to the village of Kepesake to investigate a particularly distasteful death. The body turns out to be that of Pig Peters, freshly killed five months after his own funeral. Soon other corpses start to turn up, just as Peters's body goes missing. It takes all Campion's coolly incisive powers...

The China Governess written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

The China Governess written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£9.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! Timothy Kinnit needs Albert Campion's help. He is rich, handsome and successful but his past is a mystery to him and he needs Campion to find out how it connects him to the notorious Turk Street Mile slum. In addition, his illustrious adoptive family has a sinister secret of...

The Collection - Performed Live and in Studio written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)

The Collection - Performed Live and in Studio written by Pam Ayres performed by Pam Ayres on CD (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A brilliant six disc audio collection from one of Britain's most well-loved poets, the Pam Ayres Audio Collection sees all of her finest witty works of poetry delivered with trademark humour and keen observation.

The Crime at Black Dudley written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

The Crime at Black Dudley written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! When George Abbershaw is invited to Black Dudley Manor for the weekend, he has only one thing on his mind - proposing to Meggie Oliphant. Unfortunately for George, things don't quite go according to plan. A harmless game turns decidedly deadly and suspicions...

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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume IV written by Edward Gibbon performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume IV written by Edward Gibbon performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire has always maintained its initial appeal to both the general public and scholars alike. Its sheer scale is daunting, encompassing over a millennium of history, covering not merely the Western Empire from the days of the early emperors to its extinction in AD 476, but...

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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume VI written by Edward Gibbon performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume VI written by Edward Gibbon performed by David Timson on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire has always maintained its initial appeal to both the general public and scholars alike. Its sheer scale is daunting, encompassing over a millennium of history, covering not merely the Western Empire from the days of the early emperors to its extinction in AD 476, but...

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The Heroes Welcome written by Louisa Young performed by Dan Stevens on CD (Unabridged)

The Heroes Welcome written by Louisa Young performed by Dan Stevens on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

The Heroes’ Welcome is the incandescent sequel to the bestselling R&J pick My Dear, I Wanted to Tell You. Its evocation of a time deeply wounded by the pain of WW1 will capture and beguile readers fresh to Louisa Young’s wonderful writing, and those previously enthralled by the stories of Nadine and Riley, Rose...

The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)

The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

When a country doctor comes to Sherlock Holmes with a far-fetched tale of a sudden death, a devil dog and an ancient curse, Holmes is sceptical. Could the demise of Sir Charles Baskerville really have been caused by the gigantic ghostly hound which is said to have haunted his family for generations?

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The Killings at Badger's Drift written by Caroline Graham performed by Hugh Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Killings at Badger's Drift written by Caroline Graham performed by Hugh Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The Killings at Badger's Drift is the first spectacular instalment in the Midsomer Murders series and the story that inspired the ITV hit drama, now featuring an exclusive foreword by John Nettles, who played best-loved TV detective and star of Midsomer Murders, DCI Tom Barnaby. The village of Badger's Drift is the...

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The Mayan Secrets written by Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry performed by Jeff Harding on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Mayan Secrets written by Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry performed by Jeff Harding on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Husband-and-wife team Sam and Remi Fargo are in Mexico, when they come upon a remarkable discovery—the skeleton of a man clutching an ancient sealed pot, and within the pot, a Mayan book, larger than anyone has ever seen. The book contains astonishing information about the Mayans, about their...

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The Murder Room written by Michael Capuzzo performed by Adam Grupper on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Murder Room written by Michael Capuzzo performed by Adam Grupper on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Named in honor of Eugene Vidocq, the first modern detective and inspiration for Sherlock Holmes, the Vidocq Society comprises of 150 world-renowned criminologists who convene in "the murder room" on the third Thursday of every month to discuss a cold case murder over a gourmet lunch. Over the...

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The Odyssey written by Homer performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Unabridged)

The Odyssey written by Homer performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

Odysseus is wandering after the end of the Trojan war. For ten years he endures storms, shipwreck and seduction as he tries to find a way home to Ithaca, contending with the wrath of Poseidon but protected by Pallas Athena. Meanwhile, his wife Penelope is beset by suitors who believe him dead. Naxos

The Pagan Lord written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Matt Bates on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Pagan Lord written by Bernard Cornwell performed by Matt Bates on Audio CD (Unabridged)£14.99

The seventh novel in Bernard Cornwell’s number one bestselling series on the making of England and the fate of his great hero, Uhtred of Bebbanburg. Alfred the Great is dead and Edward his son reigns as king. Wessex survives but peace cannot hold. The Danes in the north, led by Viking Cnut Longsword, stand ready to invade and...

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The Spoken Word - Aldous Huxley written by Aldous Huxley performed by Aldous Huxley on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Spoken Word - Aldous Huxley written by Aldous Huxley performed by Aldous Huxley on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

This new CD from British Library Publishing contains recordings from the BBC archives spanning nearly thirty years. On it, the author discusses many diverse topics, including the causes of war and the effects of drug-taking on the writing process, and talks about his novels "Brave New World" and "Island". Many of the recordings...

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The Stone Wife written by Peter Lovesey performed by Michael Tudor Barnes on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Stone Wife written by Peter Lovesey performed by Michael Tudor Barnes on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Just as the bidding gets exciting in a Bath auction house, three armed men stage a hold-up and attempt to steal Lot 129, a medieval carving of the Wife of Bath. The highest bidder, appalled to have the prize snatched away, tries to stop them and is shot dead. Peter Diamond, head of the murder squad, soon finds himself sharing ...

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The Story of My Life - Volume 2 written by Giacomo Casanova performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Story of My Life - Volume 2 written by Giacomo Casanova performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

The Story of My Life is the explosive and exhilarating autobiography by the infamous libertine Giacomo Casanova. Intense and scandalous, Casanova's extraordinary adventures take the listener on an incredible voyage across 18th-century Europe from France to Russia, Poland to Spain and Turkey to...

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The Story of My Life - Volume 3 written by Giacomo Casanova performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Story of My Life - Volume 3 written by Giacomo Casanova performed by Peter Wickham on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

The Story of My Life is the explosive and exhilarating autobiography by the infamous libertine Giacomo Casanova. Intense and scandalous, Casanova's extraordinary adventures take the listener on an incredible voyage across 18th-century Europe from France to Russia, Poland to Spain and Turkey to...

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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 Tiger in the Smoke written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)

The Tiger in the Smoke written by Margery Allingham performed by Philip Franks on CD (Abridged)£9.99  -  £19.99

A Genius Performance by Philip Franks! Jack Havoc, jail-breaker and knife artist, is on the loose on the streets of London once again. In the faded squares of shabby houses, in the furtive alleys and darkened pubs, the word is out that the Tiger is back in town, more vicious than ever. It falls to Albert Campion to...

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The Tower written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)

The Tower written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

70 AD. A group of Roman soldiers crossing the Sahara desert is destroyed by a ferocious and mysterious presence hidden in a solitary tower at the extreme borders of the sea of sand. The sole survivor, the Etruscan seer Avile Vipinas, is inexplicably saved by the sound of his silver sistrum.

The Unfinished Clue written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Unfinished Clue written by Georgette Heyer performed by Ulli Birve on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £44.99

It should have been a lovely English country-house weekend. But the unfortunate guest list is enough to exasperate a saint, and the host, Sir Arthur Billington-Smith, is an abusive wretch hated by everyone – from his disinherited son to his wife's stoic would-be lover. When Sir Arthur is found stabbed to...

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The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club written by Dorothy L Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club written by Dorothy L Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on Audio CD (Unabridged)£169.99

The fourth book in Dorothy L Sayers' classic Lord Peter Wimsey series, introduced by detective fiction writer Simon Brett - a must-read for fans of Agatha Christie's Poirot and Margery Allingham's Campion Mysteries. 'D. L. Sayers is one of the best detective story writers' Daily Telegraph Lord Peter Wimsey bent...

The Wit of Cricket at Home and Abroad written by Peter Baxter and Barry Johnston performed by Peter Baxter, Barry Johnston, Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Robert Powell on Audio CD (Abridged)

The Wit of Cricket at Home and Abroad written by Peter Baxter and Barry Johnston performed by Peter Baxter, Barry Johnston, Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Robert Powell on Audio CD (Abridged)£6.99  -  £9.99

From the producers of the number-one best-selling CD The Wit of Cricket, here is a brand-new collection of the funniest cricket stories at home and abroad, recorded live at Great Brickhill Cricket Club in Bedfordshire. Join in the laughter at hilarious anecdotes about the Ashes, overseas tours, sledging, Test Match...

Victorian London - The Life of a City 1840-1870 written by Liza Picard performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Abridged)

Victorian London - The Life of a City 1840-1870 written by Liza Picard performed by Anton Lesser on CD (Abridged)£29.99

Like her previous books, this book is the product of the author's passionate interest in the realities of everyday life - and the conditions in which most people lived - so often left out of history books. This period of mid Victorian London covers a huge span: Victoria's wedding and the place of the...

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When It is a Jar written by Tom Holt performed by Ray Sawyer on CD (Unabridged)

When It is a Jar written by Tom Holt performed by Ray Sawyer on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £59.99

Maurice has just killed a dragon with a breadknife. And had his destiny foretold . . . and had his true love spirited away. That's precisely the sort of stuff that'd bring out the latent heroism in anyone. Unfortunately, Maurice is pretty sure he hasn't got any latent heroism.