New In December 2020 Part 3

 

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(All New titles in alphabetical order)

 

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A Breath of French Air - Larkins Volume 2 written by H.E. Bates performed by Philip Franks on CD (Unabridged)

A Breath of French Air - Larkins Volume 2 written by H.E. Bates performed by Philip Franks on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

In the second novel in the Pop Larkin series, the Larkin family descends upon Brittany in France. Like fish out of water, they find that things don't quite turn out their way: the weather is less than ideal, the food is awful and the hotel is in a bad state of repair. But things slowly improve as Pop manages to ...

A Far Country written by Daniel Mason performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Abridged)

A Far Country written by Daniel Mason performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Abridged)£14.99

Throughout their childhood in the dusty cane fields of Saint Michael, Isabel and her older brother Isaias have been inseparable. Life is simple, and for Isabel, happiness is playing by the empty fountain in the village square, or listening to Isaias playing the fiddle. But when Isaias runs away to become a musician...

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A moment towards the end of the play... written by Timothy West performed by Timothy West on Cassette (Unabridged)

A moment towards the end of the play... written by Timothy West performed by Timothy West on Cassette (Unabridged)£69.99

Known and loved for his TV appearances in "Brass" and as the embodiment of Edward VII, Thomas Beecham and Winston Churchill, Timothy West has led a charmed life as an actor: never quite making it to star status, but also rarely out of work, moving effortlessly between television and stage and recordings.

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Absolute Friends written by John le Carre performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)

Absolute Friends written by John le Carre performed by Michael Jayston on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

A Genius Performance by Michael Jayston!

The friends of the title are Ted Mundy, British soldier's son born 1947 in a shining new independent Pakistan, and Sasha, refugee son of an East German Lutheran pastor and his wife who have sought sanctuary in the West. 

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And That's Not All - The Memoirs of Joan Plowright written by Joan Plowright performed by Joan Plowright on Cassette (Abridged)

And That's Not All - The Memoirs of Joan Plowright written by Joan Plowright performed by Joan Plowright on Cassette (Abridged)£79.99

The enthralling, honest, often funny memoirs, of the north country girl who came to London acted at the Royal Court Theatre and married England’s greatest actor, Laurence Olivier.

Bach written by John Eliot Gardiner performed by Anthony Ferguson on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Bach written by John Eliot Gardiner performed by Anthony Ferguson on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most unfathomable composers in the history of music. How can such sublime work have been produced by a man who (when we can discern his personality at all) seems so ordinary, so opaque—and occasionally so intemperate? John Eliot Gardiner grew up passing one of the...

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Battling The Gods - Atheism in the Ancient World written by Tim Whitmarsh performed by James Langton on CD (Unabridged)

Battling The Gods - Atheism in the Ancient World written by Tim Whitmarsh performed by James Langton on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Long before the European Enlightenment and the Darwinian revolution, which we often take to mark the birth of the modern revolt against religious explanations of the world, brave people doubted the power of the gods. Religion provoked skepticism in ancient Greece, and heretics argued that history...

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Blood Lines written by Ruth Rendell performed by Nigel Anthony on CD (Unabridged)

Blood Lines written by Ruth Rendell performed by Nigel Anthony on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

A Genius Performance by Nigel Anthony!

A wonderful collection of longer and short stories from this legend of crime fiction. The title story - Blood Lines - is a fantastic Wexford story over 40 pages. 

Clear to Lift written by Anne A. Wilson performed by Angela Dawe on CD (Unabridged)

Clear to Lift written by Anne A. Wilson performed by Angela Dawe on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Navy helicopter pilot Lt. Alison Malone has been assigned to a search and rescue team based at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada, near the rugged peaks of the Sierra Nevada, and far from her former elite H-60 squadron. A rule follower by nature, Alison is exasperated and outraged every time she flies with her...

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Coming Home Volume One written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Rowena Cooper on CD (Unabridged)

Coming Home Volume One written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Rowena Cooper on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

For Judith Dunbar, her first glimpse of Nancherrow, her friend Loveday's beautiful family estate on the Cornish coast, is love at first sight - after the rigours of boarding school it spells luxury. She falls in love, too, with all Loveday's family. They treat Judith as one of them.

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Coming Home written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Lynn Redgrave on CD (Abridged)

Coming Home written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Lynn Redgrave on CD (Abridged)£39.99

For Judith Dunbar, her first glimpse of Nancherrow, her friend Loveday's beautiful family estate on the Cornish coast, is love at first sight - after the rigours of boarding school it spells luxury. She falls in love, too, with all Loveday's family. They treat Judith as one of them.

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Emperor - The Gates of Rome written by Conn Iggulden performed by Robert Glenister on CD (Unabridged)

Emperor - The Gates of Rome written by Conn Iggulden performed by Robert Glenister on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

From the spectacle of gladiatorial combat to the intrigue of the Senate, from the foreign wars that created an empire to the betrayals that almost tore it apart, the Emperor novels tell the remarkable story of the man who would become the greatest Roman of them all: Julius Caesar. The Gates of Rome introduces...

Empire of Dragons written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Abridged)

Empire of Dragons written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £24.99

A Genius Performance by Derek Jacobi!

Southern Anatolia, 260 AD. The town of Edessa, a Roman outpost, is on its last legs, besieged by the Persian troops of Shapur I. 

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

Faro's Daughter written by Georgette Heyer performed by Laura Paton on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £39.99

Renowned gamester and the first to admit that he is entirely void of a romantic disposition, Max Ravenscar regards all eligible females with indifference and unconcern. But when he meets the woman his young cousin Adrian is bent on marrying - the beautiful Deborah Grantham, mistress of her aunt's gaming...

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Flash For Freedom! written by George MacDonald Fraser performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)

Flash For Freedom! written by George MacDonald Fraser performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

A game of cards leads Flashman from the jungle death-house of Dahomey to the slave state of Mississippi as he dabbles in the slave trade in Volume III of the Flashman Papers When Flashman was inveigled into a game of pontoon with Disraeli and Lord George Bentinck, he was making an unconscious choice...

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Flowers in the Rain and Other Stories written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Lynn Redgrave on CD (Abridged)

Flowers in the Rain and Other Stories written by Rosamunde Pilcher performed by Lynn Redgrave on CD (Abridged)£39.99

Through thick mist and a cold east wind, Lavinia returns to Scotland. Up at the big house Mrs Farquhar is dying. Seeing Lachlan again,. Lavinia remembers her childhood holidays there: swimming in the loch, the picnics, bottle-feeding the lambs down at the farm and the evenings when they danced reels.

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If I Stay written by Gayle Foreman performed by Kirsten Potter on CD (Unabridged)

If I Stay written by Gayle Foreman performed by Kirsten Potter on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Just listen,' Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel. I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. 'Stay,' he says. Everybody has to make choices. Some might break you. For seventeen-year-old Mia, surrounded by a wonderful family, friends and a gorgeous boyfriend decisions seem...

Invisible in a Bright Light written by Sally Gardner performed by Rachel Atkins on CD (Unabridged)

Invisible in a Bright Light written by Sally Gardner performed by Rachel Atkins on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

From I, Coriander to Invisible in a Bright Light, Sally Gardner's first middle grade novel in 14 years soars with the imagination of a master story teller. A pitch perfect, haunting story about a crystal chandelier shaped like a galleon that splinters into a thousand pieces, a girl abandoned as a baby on the steps of an...

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Judy - The Unforgettable Story of the Dog Who Went to War and Became a True Hero written by Damien Lewis performed by Ben Addis on CD (Unabridged)

Judy - The Unforgettable Story of the Dog Who Went to War and Became a True Hero written by Damien Lewis performed by Ben Addis on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

After being bombed and shipwrecked repeatedly while serving for several wild and war-torn years as a mascot of the World War II Royal Navy Yangtze river gunboats the Gnat and the Grasshopper, Judy ended up in Japanese prisoner of war camps in North Sumatra. Along with locals as slave labor, the American...

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Magnificent Desolation - The Long Journey Home from the Moon written by Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham performed by Patrick Egan on CD (Unabridged)

Magnificent Desolation - The Long Journey Home from the Moon written by Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham performed by Patrick Egan on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Buzz Aldrin, one of the three men who took part in the first moon landing in 1969, is a true American hero. "Magnificent Desolation" begins with the story of his voyage into space, which came within seconds of failure, and reveals a fascinating insider's view of the American space programme. But that thrilling...

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Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore written by Matthew Sullivan performed by Madeleine Maby on CD (Unabridged)

Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore written by Matthew Sullivan performed by Madeleine Maby on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Not for the faint-hearted.' Scotsman What do you do when the life you’ve carefully built for yourself comes apart? Lydia Smith lives a quiet life, spent in the company of her colleagues and customers at the bookstore where she works. But when Joey Molina, a young and mysterious regular, hangs himself in the...

Neurosculpting for Anxiety written by Lisa Wimberger performed by Lisa Wimberger on CD (Unabridged)

Neurosculpting for Anxiety written by Lisa Wimberger performed by Lisa Wimberger on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Millions of people today are beset by chronic anxiety conditions yet pharmaceutical solutions often provide only temporary relief at a high cost. With Neurosculpting for Anxiety, Lisa Wimberger presents a proven method for addressing anxiety at its neurological roots. We experience persistent fear and...

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Oh! To Be in England - Larkins Volume 4 written by H.E. Bates performed by Philip Franks on CD (Unabridged)

Oh! To Be in England - Larkins Volume 4 written by H.E. Bates performed by Philip Franks on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

In the third sequel to The Darling Buds of May, Charley and Mariette decide to get baby Blenheim christened, leading to a wholesale christening of all seven of the Larkin children. Chaos abounds as the vicar Mr Candy is run ragged by the naughty twins Zinnia and Petunia, and finds himself the object of desire for...

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

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

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

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Redemption Falls written by Joseph O'Connor performed by Peter Marinker on CD (Unabridged)

Redemption Falls written by Joseph O'Connor performed by Peter Marinker on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Having escaped an Irish famine only to become enmeshed in an American war, Eliza Duane Mooney sets out across the country on a mysterious quest. Stunning poetess Lucia-Cruz McLelland denies a host of suitors to cast her fate with James Con O'Keeffe, convict, revolutionary, and Acting Governor of the...

Ruth Rendell BBC Drama Collection written by Ruth Rendell performed by Jamie Glover, Mark Strong, Reece Shearsmith and Juliet Aubrey on CD (Unabridged)

Ruth Rendell BBC Drama Collection written by Ruth Rendell performed by Jamie Glover, Mark Strong, Reece Shearsmith and Juliet Aubrey on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

The Bridesmaid: A beautiful stone statue and her living double lead Philip into a nightmare of obsession and murder. Going Wrong: Besotted with his childhood sweetheart, Leonora, psychopathic Guy Curran will do anything to make her his. King Solomon’s Carpet: London’s Underground links a group of...

Short Stories - The Timeless Collection written by Various Famous Authors performed by Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Patrick Malahide and Nigel Hawthorne on CD (Unabridged)

Short Stories - The Timeless Collection written by Various Famous Authors performed by Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Patrick Malahide and Nigel Hawthorne on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £24.99

Short Stories: The Timeless Collection features 20 well-loved and unabridged tales from the best-loved authors in the history of English literature, including the deliciously sardonic Saki and a brilliant semi-autobiographical tale by Charles Dickens, inspired by the railway. An array of well-known readers including...

Sir Bobby Charlton - The Autobiography My England Years written by Sir Bobby Charlton performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Abridged)

Sir Bobby Charlton - The Autobiography My England Years written by Sir Bobby Charlton performed by Christian Rodska on CD (Abridged)£6.99  -  £9.99

Sir Bobby Charlton is widely acknowledged as the greatest player ever to wear an England shirt. He won a record number of caps and scored a record number of goals. Here, in the second volume of his bestselling autobiography, Sir Bobby talks in detail about his phenomenal career with England.

Solar written by Ian McEwan performed by Roger Allam on CD (Unabridged)

Solar written by Ian McEwan performed by Roger Allam on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £12.99

Michael Beard is a Nobel prize-winning physicist whose best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions and half-heartedly heads a government-backed initiative tackling global warming.

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Speaking for Themselves - The Personal Letters of Winston and Clementine Churchill written by Mary Soames with Winston and Clementine Churchill performed by Alex Jennings and Sylvestra Le Touzel on CD (Abridged)

Speaking for Themselves - The Personal Letters of Winston and Clementine Churchill written by Mary Soames with Winston and Clementine Churchill performed by Alex Jennings and Sylvestra Le Touzel on CD (Abridged)£39.99

Alex Jennings and Sylvestra Le Touzel read a selection of the personal letters of Winston Churchill and his wife Clementine. From the first days of their courtship Winston and Clementine Churchill wrote to each other almost daily. family matters, friends and politics were discussed between the couple in a...

Steelheart written by Brandon Sanderson performed by MacLeod Andrews on CD (Unabridged)

Steelheart written by Brandon Sanderson performed by MacLeod Andrews on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The first book in a new, action-packed thrill ride of a series, from the number-one New York Times best-selling author of the Mistborn Trilogy and The Way of Kings. Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers. The awed public started calling...

The Adventures of Philip Marlowe Collection Volume 2 written by Raymond Chandler (Based on) performed by Gerald Mohr and Full Cast Drama Team on CD (Unabridged)

The Adventures of Philip Marlowe Collection Volume 2 written by Raymond Chandler (Based on) performed by Gerald Mohr and Full Cast Drama Team on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

The Adventures of Philip Marlowe was radio’s top detective program. Raymond Chandler's celebrated hardboiled private eye, Philip Marlowe, made his radio debut in 1945 on The Lux Radio Theatre with “Murder My Sweet” starring Dick Powell. Two years later, NBC would bring the character to the air in his own...

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The American Boy written by Andrew Taylor performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)

The American Boy written by Andrew Taylor performed by Alex Jennings on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

An atmospheric and deeply absorbing literary historical crime classic - featured in The Times ‘Top Ten Crime Novels of the Decade’. England 1819: Thomas Shield, a new master at a school just outside London, is tutor to a young American boy and the child’s sensitive best friend, Charles Frant. Helplessly drawn...

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The Brightest Stars written by Anna Todd performed by Brooke Bloomingdale on CD (Unabridged)

The Brightest Stars written by Anna Todd performed by Brooke Bloomingdale on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Internationally bestselling author Anna Todd returns with a gripping novel about a young woman's journey towards love, and the obstacles life throws up at every turn. Karina knows the harsh realities of military life. And like anyone who has grown up around an army base, she knows the background noise that...

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The Call of Cthulhu and Other Stories written by H.P. Lovecraft performed by William Roberts on CD (Unabridged)

The Call of Cthulhu and Other Stories written by H.P. Lovecraft performed by William Roberts on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

This collection includes a selection of H. P. Lovecraft's finest chilling tales. Lovecraft's most famous monster is Cthulu, a gargantuan beast which has been lying dormant for millions of years but rises up and forces mankind to recognise its fundamental ignorance, powerlessness and insignificance. Lovecraft is...

The Every Woman Anthology written by Various Famous Women Authors performed by Rosalind Ayres, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Harriet Walter and Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)

The Every Woman Anthology written by Various Famous Women Authors performed by Rosalind Ayres, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Harriet Walter and Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

This collection combines three volumes of the Best of Women's Short Stories. Acclaimed for an unusual mix spanning the sexes, amongst these twenty-six stories are A Young Girl's Confession by Marcel Proust, The Legacy by Virginia Woolf, The Parvenue by Mary Shelley, and The Watsons, an early novella by Jane Austen.

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The Far Pavilions written by M.M. Kaye performed by Vineeta Rishi, Blake Ritson and Ayesha Dharker on CD (Abridged)

The Far Pavilions written by M.M. Kaye performed by Vineeta Rishi, Blake Ritson and Ayesha Dharker on CD (Abridged)£29.99  -  £59.99

This is a BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of M.M. Kaye's epic novel of love and war. M.M. Kaye's masterwork is a vast, rich and vibrant tapestry of love and war that spans over twenty years, moving from the foothills of the Himalayas, to the burning plains, to the besieged British Mission in Kabul.

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The Harbour written by Francesca Brill performed by Tara Ward on CD (Unabridged)

The Harbour written by Francesca Brill performed by Tara Ward on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

A stunning and utterly captivating debut about war, love and betrayal in 1940s Hong Kong Summer 1940. For Stevie Steiber, a young American journalist in Hong Kong, the war in Europe is a world away. While longing to be taken seriously as a writer, she keeps her readers informed about society gossip from...

The Highest Tide written by Jim Lynch performed by Fisher Stevens on CD (Unabridged)

The Highest Tide written by Jim Lynch performed by Fisher Stevens on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

‘An uncommon and uncommonly good coming-of-age novel. Heck, maybe it’s time to put Holden Caulfield to rest anyway. I, for one, barely remember him. It is Miles who has captured my imagination. And my heart.’ Chicago Times A lyrical and enchanting debut novel. One unforgettable night, thirteen-year-old...

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The King's Gambit - SPQR Book 1 written by John Maddox Roberts performed by Simon Vance on CD (Unabridged)

The King's Gambit - SPQR Book 1 written by John Maddox Roberts performed by Simon Vance on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Blackmail, corruption, treachery, murder--the glory that was Rome In this Edgar Award-nominated mystery, John Maddox Roberts takes listeners back to a Rome filled with violence and evil. Vicious gangs ruled the streets of Crassus and Pompey, routinely preying on plebeian and patrician alike. So the garroting...

The Little White Horse written by Elizabeth Goudge performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)

The Little White Horse written by Elizabeth Goudge performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

It is 1842 and Maria Merryweather, a 13-year-old orphan is on her journey to the mysterious Moonacre Manor. There she finds herself in a crumbling house of secrets and mystery in a world caught up in time. Maria discovers that she is the last Moon Princess and she has only until the next full moon to undo the...

The Lord of the Rings - Part 3 The Return of the King written by J.R.R. Tolkien performed by Rob Inglis on CD (Unabridged)

The Lord of the Rings - Part 3 The Return of the King written by J.R.R. Tolkien performed by Rob Inglis on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £39.99

The climactic volume of the trilogy, wherein the little hobbit and his trusty companions make a terrible journey to the heart of the land of the Shadow in a final reckoning with the power of Sauron. The climactic volume of the trilogy, wherein the little hobbit and his trusty companions make a terrible journey to...

The Lords of Discipline written by Pat Conroy performed by Dan John Miller on CD (Unabridged)

The Lords of Discipline written by Pat Conroy performed by Dan John Miller on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

This powerful and breathtaking novel is the story of four cadets who have become bloodbrothers. Together they will encounter the hell of hazing and the rabid, raunchy and dangerously secretive atmosphere of an arrogant and proud military institute. They will experience the violence.

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The More the Merrier written by Anne Fine performed by Julian Rhind-Tutt on CD (Unabridged)

The More the Merrier written by Anne Fine performed by Julian Rhind-Tutt on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £34.99

Christmas comes but once a year. Luckily.

Traditionally, families gather together for Christmas. In Ralph's case, this means ten or more relatives coming to stay, including nutty Great-Aunt Ida (the Home tell them to be careful not to let her out...

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The Planets and The Solar System written by Jen Green performed by Ruth Sillers on CD (Unabridged)

The Planets and The Solar System written by Jen Green performed by Ruth Sillers on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Living busily on Planet Earth, we rarely remember that we inhabit only a miniscule part of the universe. In The Planets and The Solar System, Jen Green paints the wider picture, and takes us on a journey across billions of kilometres in our galaxy, from our Sun to near and distant planets. Some, like Mercury, have a...

The Secret River written by Kate Grenville performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)

The Secret River written by Kate Grenville performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)£19.99

This story is set in London, 1807. William Thornhill, happily wedded to his childhood sweetheart Sal, is a waterman on the River Thames. Life is tough but bearable until William makes a mistake, a bad mistake for which he and his family are made to pay dearly. His sentence: to be transported to New South...

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The Suspence Collection Volume 1 written by CBS Radio Team performed by Vincent Price, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre and Gregory Peck on CD (Unabridged)

The Suspence Collection Volume 1 written by CBS Radio Team performed by Vincent Price, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre and Gregory Peck on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Conceived as a potential radio vehicle for Alfred Hitchcock to direct, Suspense was a radio series of epic proportion. It aired on CBS from 1942 to 1962 and is considered by many to be the best mystery/drama series of the golden age. Known as Radio's Outstanding Theater of Thrills, it focused on suspenseful...

The Thing About Clare written by Imogen Clark performed by Karen Cass on CD (Unabridged)

The Thing About Clare written by Imogen Clark performed by Karen Cass on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

A dying wish. A devastating secret. Should the truth really stay buried? The four Bliss siblings have a loving but complicated bond, but when their mother, Dorothy, dies seemingly without a will, this relationship is put to the test. As the mourning siblings try to make sense of the situation, one of them is caught...

The Third Secret written by Steve Berry performed by L.J. Ganser on CD (Abridged)

The Third Secret written by Steve Berry performed by L.J. Ganser on CD (Abridged)£19.99

Fatima, Portugal, 1917: The Virgin Mary appears to three peasant children, sharing with them three secrets, two of which are soon revealed to the world. The third secret is sealed away in the Vatican, read only by popes, and not disclosed until the year 2000. When revealed, its quizzical tone and anticlimactic...

The Virgin's Lover written by Philippa Gregory performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)

The Virgin's Lover written by Philippa Gregory performed by Rupert Penry-Jones on CD (Abridged)£14.99

Sumptuous historical novel set in the court of Elizabeth I. By Philippa Gregory, the bestselling author of THE OTHER BOLEYN GIRL and THE QUEEN’S FOOL. Elizabeth I has acceded to the throne of England, a position she has waited and schemed for all her life. She is surrounded by advisers, all convinced that a...

Treasure Island written by Robert Louis Stevenson performed by Jasper Britton on CD (Unabridged)

Treasure Island written by Robert Louis Stevenson performed by Jasper Britton on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Takes the reader on a journey into a world of pirates, buried treasure, mutiny and deceit. Here, we meet Billy Bones, Blind Pew, Black Dog and, of course, the charming buccaneer Long John Silver.

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Typhoon written by Joseph Conrad performed by Roger Allam on Cassette (Unabridged)

Typhoon written by Joseph Conrad performed by Roger Allam on Cassette (Unabridged)£39.99

Calm, stoic captain Mac Whirr has just been given command of a new steamship, the Nan-Shan. He and his crew are transporting Asian workers across the China Sea when a sudden drop in atmospheric pressure alerts Mac Whirr of, "some uncommonly dirty weather knocking about." Soon the steamship, her...