New In January 2020

 

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(All New titles in alphabetical order)

 

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A Fine Romance written by Candice Bergen performed by Candice Bergen on CD (Unabridged)

A Fine Romance written by Candice Bergen performed by Candice Bergen on CD (Unabridged)£34.99  -  £39.99

In the follow-up to Knock Wood—her bestselling “engaging, intelligent, and wittily self-deprecating autobiography” (The New York Times)—Candice Bergen shares the big events: her marriage to a famous French director, the birth of her daughter, Murphy Brown, widowhood, falling in love again, and watching her daughter blossom.

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Blond Bombshell written by Tom Holt performed by Ray Sawyer on CD (Unabridged)

Blond Bombshell written by Tom Holt performed by Ray Sawyer on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

A heart-warming tale of Armageddon from one of the funniest, most original voices in comic fiction today.... The third planet out from the star was blue, with green splodges. Dirt. Oh, the bomb thought. And then its courage, determination and nobility-of-spirit subroutines cut in, overriding everything else,...

Brideshead Revisited written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Jeremy Irons on CD (Unabridged)

Brideshead Revisited written by Evelyn Waugh performed by Jeremy Irons on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

Brideshead Revisited is Evelyn Waugh's stunning novel of duty and desire set amongst the decadent, faded glory of the English aristocracy in the run-up to the Second World War.

Performed brilliantly by Jeremy Irons

Doctor Who - The Last Voyage written by Dan Abnett performed by David Tennant on CD (Abridged)

Doctor Who - The Last Voyage written by Dan Abnett performed by David Tennant on CD (Abridged)£4.99

The TARDIS materialises on board the maiden voyage of a pioneering space cruiser, travelling from Earth to the planet Eternity. The Doctor has just started exploring the huge, hi-tech Interstitial Transposition Vehicle when there is a loud bang, a massive jolt and a flash of light. Shortly afterwards, he discovers ...

Doctor Who - The Runaway Train written by Oli Smith performed by Matt Smith on CD (Abridged)

Doctor Who - The Runaway Train written by Oli Smith performed by Matt Smith on CD (Abridged)£4.99

Arriving on Earth in the midst of the American Civil War, the Doctor and Amy must get a posse together to help them retrieve an alien artefact that has fallen into the clutches of the Confederate Army. The terraforming device belongs to the Cei, a race of invaders who plan to use it to turn the planet into a new...

Doctor Who - The War Machines written by Original Dr Who Authors performed by William Hartnell and Anneke Wills on CD (Abridged)

Doctor Who - The War Machines written by Original Dr Who Authors performed by William Hartnell and Anneke Wills on CD (Abridged)£9.99

There’s something alien about that Tower...' It’s 1966, and London’s brand new Post Office Tower looms over the Doctor and Dodo as they step from the TARDIS. When the Doctor meets Professor Brett, creator of a new, superintelligent computer called WOTAN, he is intrigued to hear of a plan to link all the...

Dominion written by C.J. Sansom performed by Daniel Weyman on CD (Unabridged)

Dominion written by C.J. Sansom performed by Daniel Weyman on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

1952. Twelve years have passed since Churchill lost to the appeasers and Britain surrendered to Nazi Germany after Dunkirk. As the long German war against Russia rages on in the east, the British people find themselves under dark authoritarian rule: the press, radio and television are controlled; the streets...

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Essays in Love written by Alan de Botton performed by James Wilby on CD (Unabridged)

Essays in Love written by Alan de Botton performed by James Wilby on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Essays in Love is a stunningly original love story. Taking in Aristotle, Wittgenstein, history, religion and Groucho Marx, Alain de Botton charts the progress of a love affair from the first kiss to argument and reconciliation, from intimacy and tenderness to the onset of anxiety and heartbreak.

Goodbye to All That written by Robert Graves performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)

Goodbye to All That written by Robert Graves performed by Martin Jarvis on CD (Abridged)£19.99

Goodbye to All That is Robert Graves' searing autobiography and an emotional first-hand account of life in the Great War trenches. A graphic storyteller, Graves begins with the petty cruelties of his public school upbringing. Then, almost in 'fly-on-the-wall' documentary style, he paints devastating portraits of...

Henry V written by William Shakespeare performed by Samuel West , Timothy West, Cathy Sara and Full Cast on CD (Abridged)

Henry V written by William Shakespeare performed by Samuel West , Timothy West, Cathy Sara and Full Cast on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Full of ironies and challenging contrasts, the action of this widely studied play culminates in Henry's campaign in France with a ragtag army, to seize the French crown.

I am Malala - The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban written by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb performed by Archie Panjabi on CD (Unabridged)

I am Malala - The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban written by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb performed by Archie Panjabi on CD (Unabridged)£6.99

In 2009 Malala Yousafzai began writing a blog on BBC Urdu about life in the Swat Valley as the Taliban gained control, at times banning girls from attending school. When her identity was discovered, Malala began to appear in both Pakistani and international media, advocating the freedom to pursue education for all.

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I'm Fine ... and Other Lies written by Whitney Cummings performed by Whitney Cummings on CD (Unabridged)

I'm Fine ... and Other Lies written by Whitney Cummings performed by Whitney Cummings on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

From the director, co-writer and star of The Female Brain (also starring Sofia Vergara, Blake Griffin, and Cecily Strong), in theaters now. “Whitney Cummings has written a book about being, well, not fine—and what to do when you find yourself with brutal anxiety and a co-dependency disorder; all in her ...

Just the Funny Parts written by Nell Scovell performed by Amy Hohn on CD (Unabridged)

Just the Funny Parts written by Nell Scovell performed by Amy Hohn on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

You've almost certainly laughed at Scovell's jokes - you just didn't know it until now. Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look at how pop culture gets made. For more than 30 years, writer, producer and director Nell Scovell worked behind the scenes of iconic TV shows, including ...

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Kes written by Barry Hines performed by Colin Welland on Cassette (Abridged)

Kes written by Barry Hines performed by Colin Welland on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99

This item has been graded as Acceptable due to a tape tension issue at the beginning of tape 1 which lasts for a couple of seconds. Other than this the tapes play perfectly. Billy, a disaffected young boy, has problems at school and at home: he's neglected by his mother, beaten by his brother ....

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Kitty and Her Sisters written by Maureen Lee performed by Nerys Hughes on Cassette (Unabridged)

Kitty and Her Sisters written by Maureen Lee performed by Nerys Hughes on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99

At the age of 19, Kitty McCarthy has decided she is going to live a life less ordinary. What she does know is that she doesn't want to get married and raise children in Liverpool like her sisters.

Krapp's Last Tape - Not I - A Piece of Monlogue - That Time written by Samuel Beckett performed by Jim Norton, Juliet Stevenson, Peter Marinker and John Moffatt on CD (Unabridged)

Krapp's Last Tape - Not I - A Piece of Monlogue - That Time written by Samuel Beckett performed by Jim Norton, Juliet Stevenson, Peter Marinker and John Moffatt on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Here are the two most famous plays for a single actor. Krapp's "Last Tape" finds an old man, with his tape recorder, musing over the past and future. "Not I" is a remarkable tour de force for a single actress, as a woman emits memories and fears. John Tydeman directs these plays

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Last Chance to See written by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Abridged)

Last Chance to See written by Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Abridged)£99.99

In 1985 Douglas Adams was sent by a newspaper to Madagascar with Mark Cawardine to search for an almost extinct form of lemur called the aye-aye. Cawardine is an experienced zoologist and his role on the expedition was to be the one who knew what he was talking about. Adams, on the other hand...

Last Man Standing - Tales from Tinseltown written by Roger Moore performed by Jonathan Keeble on CD (Unabridged)

Last Man Standing - Tales from Tinseltown written by Roger Moore performed by Jonathan Keeble on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

In a career that spans over seven decades, Roger Moore has been at the very heart of the show-business scene. In this fabulous collection of true stories from his stellar career, Roger lifts the lid on the movie business, from Hollywood to Pinewood. It features outrageous tales from his own life and career as...

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Life on Air written by David Attenborough performed by David Attenborough on CD (Unabridged)

Life on Air written by David Attenborough performed by David Attenborough on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

David Attenborough is one of the most influential, admired and best-liked figures in television. When, aged 26, he applied for a job in the BBC - which then meant radio - he was promptly turned down. But someone saw his rejected application letter and asked, would he like to try television?

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Like No Other written by Anna Jacobs performed by Nicolette McKenzie on CD (Unabridged)

Like No Other written by Anna Jacobs performed by Nicolette McKenzie on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Rachel Smedling is not like the other women in her isolated Pennine village: she is taller, stronger and weaves cloth like a man. Without her, the household would fall apart, for her mother is ailing and her vicious drunkard father seems to hate her so much, he would happily offer money to any man who would wed her.

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Lord Peter Wimsey in Gaudy Night written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Edward Petherbridge on Cassette (Abridged)

Lord Peter Wimsey in Gaudy Night written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Edward Petherbridge on Cassette (Abridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

A Genius Performance by Edward Petherbridge!

Harriet Vane has decided to return to her old Oxford college for the 'Gaudy' celebrations.Obscene graffiti and poison pen letters have been seem by members of Shrewsbury College, her Oxford college. 

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Making Money written by Terry Pratchett performed by Stephen Briggs on CD (Unabridged)

Making Money written by Terry Pratchett performed by Stephen Briggs on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

It's an offer you can't refuse. Who would not wish to be the man in charge of Ankh-Morpork's Royal Mint and the bank next door? It's a job for life. But, as former con-man Moist von Lipwig is learning, the life is not necessarily for long. The Chief Cashier is almost certainly a vampire. There's something nameless...

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Malala - The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Changed the World written by Malala Yousafzai with Patricia McCormick performed by Neela Vaswani on CD (Unabridged)

Malala - The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Changed the World written by Malala Yousafzai with Patricia McCormick performed by Neela Vaswani on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

Malala is an inspiration to girls and women all over the world.' - J.K. Rowling Written by Malala in collaboration with critically acclaimed author, Patricia McCormick, this children's edition tells the remarkable story of a girl who knew from a young age that she wanted to change the world - and did. Her journey..

Margaret Thatcher the Autobiography written by Margaret Thatcher performed by Margaret Thatcher on CD (Abridged)

Margaret Thatcher the Autobiography written by Margaret Thatcher performed by Margaret Thatcher on CD (Abridged)£19.99

A newly edited, single-volume commemorative edition of ‘The Path to Power’ and ‘The Downing Street Years’; this is Margaret Thatcher in her own words. READ BY MARGARET THATCHER. Combining her memoirs ‘The Path to Power’ and ‘The Downing Street Years’, this definitive account of Margaret Thatcher’s...

Mrs Dalloway written by Virginia Woolf performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)

Mrs Dalloway written by Virginia Woolf performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £24.99

Virginia Woolfs masterwork Mrs Dalloway was at the vanguard of experimental, modernist novel-writing, and remains one of the supreme examples today. As Clarissa Dalloway prepares for a party in the evening, seemingly trivial incidents prompt her to undertake a searching reconnaissance into her...

Murder on the Orient Express written by Agatha Christie performed by Kenneth Branagh on CD (Unabridged)

Murder on the Orient Express written by Agatha Christie performed by Kenneth Branagh on CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Agatha Christie’s most famous murder mystery, read by director and star of the hugely anticipated 2017 film adaptation, Kenneth Branagh. Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. The luxurious train is surprisingly full for the time of the year, but by the morning...

Nightmare Alley written by William Lindsay Gresham performed by Adam Sims on CD (Unabridged)

Nightmare Alley written by William Lindsay Gresham performed by Adam Sims on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Nightmare Alley is American author William Lindsay Gresham's first and best-known work. The novel most admired by noir fiction fans was published in 1946, adapted into a film in 1947 starring Tyrone Power and subsequently printed as a graphic novel by Spain Rodriquez. During the 1940s Gresham worked as an..

On The Origin of Species written by Charles Darwin performed by Richard Dawkins on CD (Abridged)

On The Origin of Species written by Charles Darwin performed by Richard Dawkins on CD (Abridged)£9.99

""On the Origin of Species" must be high on any serious list of the most important and influential books ever written. On its first publication in 1859, Thomas Henry Huxley exclaimed 'How extremely stupid of me not to have thought of that.'

Phineas Finn written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Phineas Finn written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£29.99

In Phineas Finn, the second of the Palliser novels, Trollope balances the rival demands of public and private life, entangling political ambitions with the experiences of love. Phineas Finn, an irresistible but penniless young Irish barrister, enters Parliament and comes to London, leaving behind him....

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Russia - A Journey to the Heart of a Land and it's People written by Jonathan Dimbleby performed by Jonathan Dimbleby on CD (Unabridged)

Russia - A Journey to the Heart of a Land and it's People written by Jonathan Dimbleby performed by Jonathan Dimbleby on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

Winston Churchill famously described Russia as 'a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma' and even today it remains a country little understood by the West. In this revealing portrait, Jonathan Dimbleby crosses eight time zones and covers 10,000 miles in an attempt to get to the beating heart of the new Russia.

Samuel Pepys - The Unequalled Self written by Claire Tomalin performed by Jill Balcon on CD (Abridged)

Samuel Pepys - The Unequalled Self written by Claire Tomalin performed by Jill Balcon on CD (Abridged)£19.99

Samuel Pepys kept a diary in which he wrote with astonishing candour about the life he saw around him in London in the 1660s, and about his private desires and ambitions. The diary was kept for fewer than 10 years of his long life: Claire Tomalin tells the whole story of the Fleet Street tailor's....

Sense and Sensibility written by Jane Austen performed by Juliet Stephenson on CD (Unabridged)

Sense and Sensibility written by Jane Austen performed by Juliet Stephenson on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £39.99

When Mrs Dashwood is forced by an avaricious daughter-in-law to leave the family home in Sussex, she takes her three daughters to live in a modest cottage in Devon. For Elinor, the eldest daughter, the move means a painful separation from the man she loves...

Shakespeare written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Unabridged)

Shakespeare written by Bill Bryson performed by Bill Bryson on CD (Unabridged)£7.99  -  £12.99

This short biography of William Shakespeare by world famous writer Bill Bryson brims with the author’s inimitable wit and intelligence.

She - A History of Adventure written by H. Rider Haggard performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Unabridged)

She - A History of Adventure written by H. Rider Haggard performed by Bill Homewood on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Rider Haggard's novel about a supremely beautiful but vindictive African goddess by the name of She is one of the best-selling books of all time. This wonderful multi-layered novel is at once a disarming imaginative fantasy, a fast-paced adventure story and a fascinating examination of the themes of ...

Sherlock Holmes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Vol 2 written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison and Michael Williams on CD (Abridged)

Sherlock Holmes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Vol 2 written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison and Michael Williams on CD (Abridged)£24.99  -  £29.99

The Five Orange Pips/The Man With the Twisted Lip/The Adventure of Blue Carbuncle/The Adventure of the Speckled Band. Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels....

Sherlock Holmes The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes Vol 1 written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison and Michael Williams on CD (Abridged)

Sherlock Holmes The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes Vol 1 written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by BBC Full Cast Dramatisation, Clive Merrison and Michael Williams on CD (Abridged)£7.99  -  £29.99

"Silver Blaze", "The Yellow Face", "The Stockbroker's Clerk", "The 'Gloria Scott'". Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these adventures, part of the unique fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels featuring the world-famous sleuth.

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Skin Deep written by Brandon Sanderson performed by Oliver Wyman on CD (Unabridged)

Skin Deep written by Brandon Sanderson performed by Oliver Wyman on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

Brandon Sanderson is one of the most significant fantasists to enter the field in a good many years. His ambitious, multi-volume epics (Mistborn, The Stormlight Archive) and his stellar continuation of Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time series have earned both critical acclaim and a substantial popular following.

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Sodom and Gomorrah written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)

Sodom and Gomorrah written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Remembrance of Things Past is one of the monuments of 20th century literature. Neville Jasons widely praised 36 CD abridged version has rightly become an audiobook landmark and now, upon numerous requests, he is recording the whole work unabridged which, when complete, will run for some 140 hours.

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The American Future - A History written by Simon Schama performed by Peter Marinker on CD (Unabridged)

The American Future - A History written by Simon Schama performed by Peter Marinker on CD (Unabridged)£49.99  -  £59.99

Once vast swathes of the globe were coloured imperial red, and Britannia ruled not just the waves but the prairies of America, the plains of Asia, the jungles of Africa and the deserts of Arabia. Just how did a small, rainy island in the North Atlantic achieve all this? And why did the empire on which the sun literally...

The Bone Clocks written by David Mitchell performed by Jessica Ball, Leon Williams, Colin Mace and Steven Crossley on CD (Unabridged)

The Bone Clocks written by David Mitchell performed by Jessica Ball, Leon Williams, Colin Mace and Steven Crossley on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

One summer's day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes encounters a strange woman who offers a small kindness in exchange for 'asylum'. Decades will pass before Holly understands what sort of asylum the woman was seeking - The Bone Clocks follows Holly's life: not so far out of the ordinary, yet...

The Collector written by Fiona Cummins performed by Karen Cass on CD (Unabridged)

The Collector written by Fiona Cummins performed by Karen Cass on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Clara is clinging to the hope that someone will come and save her. The Bone Collector has a new apprentice to take over his family's legacy. But he can't forget the boy who got away and the detective who had destroyed his dreams. Detective Etta Fitzroys life collapsed when the Collector escaped.

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The Courtesan and the Samurai written by Lesley Downer performed by Maggie Ollerenshaw on CD (Unabridged)

The Courtesan and the Samurai written by Lesley Downer performed by Maggie Ollerenshaw on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £39.99

Hana is 17 when her husband goes to war. When enemy soldiers attack her house she flees to the Yoshiwara, Tokyo's pleasure quarter, where she becomes a courtesan. Yozo returns to Japan to discover that the world he left behind has been destroyed. Travelling north to join his rebel comrades, he is captured but..

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The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump - 27 Psychiatrists and Mental Health Experts Assess a President written by Bandy Lee MD performed by Various Well Known Performers on CD (Unabridged)

The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump - 27 Psychiatrists and Mental Health Experts Assess a President written by Bandy Lee MD performed by Various Well Known Performers on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

This program is read by Alex Hyde-White, William Dufris, Hillary Huber, Nanette Gartrell, Leonard L. Glass, Luba Kessler, Bandy X. Lee, Elizabeth Mika, P. J. Ochlan, Jennifer Contarino Panning, Thomas Singer, Rosemary Sword, Michael J. Tansey, Betty P. Teng, and Steve Wruble. The Dangerous Case of Donald...

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The Daughter of Time written by Josephine Tey performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)

The Daughter of Time written by Josephine Tey performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

While recuperating from a broken leg, Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard embarks on a search through history for the truth behind Richard III's alleged murder of his brother's children, in a classic of the mystery genre. Read by Derek Jacobi.

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The Death of a Mafia Don written by Michele Giuttari performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)

The Death of a Mafia Don written by Michele Giuttari performed by Sean Barrett on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

A bomb explodes in the centre of Florence, hitting the car of Chief Superintendent Michele Ferrara of the elite Squadra Mobile. The attack rocks the ancient city to its foundations. Ferrara was clearly the target - and he did, after all, just controversially imprison notorious Mafia boss Salvatore Laprua. A week later,...

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The Faerie Queene written by Edmund Spencer performed by David Timson on CD (Unabridged)

The Faerie Queene written by Edmund Spencer performed by David Timson on CD (Unabridged)£59.99

This remarkable poem, dedicated to Queen Elizabeth I, was Spenser's finest achievement. The first epic poem in modern English, The Faerie Queene combines dramatic narratives of chivalrous adventure with exquisite and picturesque episodes of pageantry. At the same time, Spenser is expounding...

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The Guermantes Way written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)

The Guermantes Way written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Remembrance of Things Past is one of the monuments of 20th century literature. Neville Jasons widely praised 36 CD abridged version has rightly become an audiobook landmark and now, upon numerous requests, he is recording the whole work unabridged which, when complete, will run for some 140 hours.

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy written by Douglas Adams performed by Stephen Fry on CD (Abridged)

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy written by Douglas Adams performed by Stephen Fry on CD (Abridged)£19.99

On Thursday lunchtime the Earth gets unexpectedly demolished to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. For Arthur Dent, who has already had his house demolished that morning, this seems already to be more than he can cope with. Sadly, however, the weekend has only just begun, and the Galaxy is a ....

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The Idolatry of God - Breaking Our Addiction to Certainty and Satisfaction written by Peter Rollins performed by Peter Rollins on CD (Unabridged)

The Idolatry of God - Breaking Our Addiction to Certainty and Satisfaction written by Peter Rollins performed by Peter Rollins on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

In contrast to the usual answers concerning what the Good News might be, incendiary philosopher-theologian Peter Rollins suggests an alternative, radical definition: you can't be satisfied, life is difficult, and you don't know the secret. Arguing that God has traditionally been thought of as a type of product that...

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The Island of Sheep written by John Buchan performed by Edmund Dehn on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Island of Sheep written by John Buchan performed by Edmund Dehn on Cassette (Unabridged)£69.99

The last of John Buchan's thrillers and the final appearance of Richard Hannay, now in retirement reverie deep in the comfortable Cotswolds. However, he and Sandy [Lord Clanroyden] are roused to action once more to help the son of a recently deceased treasure hunter, called Haraldsen. The heir is receiving...

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The Last Word written by Donald Sinden performed by Donald Sinden on Cassette (Abridged)

The Last Word written by Donald Sinden performed by Donald Sinden on Cassette (Abridged)£39.99

A collection of entertaining "endings" including death-bed utterances, bizarre final remarks, put-downs, rejoinders and cutting quips all perfromed by Donald Sinden. Very funny!

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The Long Dark Tea-time of The Soul written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Long Dark Tea-time of The Soul written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99  -  £99.99

The second Dirk Gently book by Douglas Adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul is a witty detective story perfect for fans of his phenomenally successful The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. When a passenger check-in desk at Terminal Two, Heathrow Airport, shot up through the roof engulfed in a ball...

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The Magus written by John Fowles performed by Nicholas Boulton on CD (Unabridged)

The Magus written by John Fowles performed by Nicholas Boulton on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

John Fowless The Magus was a literary landmark of the 1960s. Nicholas Urfe goes to a Greek island to teach at a private school and becomes enmeshed in curious happenings at the home of a mysterious Greek recluse, Maurice Conchis.

The Order of Time written by Carlo Rovelli performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Unabridged)

The Order of Time written by Carlo Rovelli performed by Benedict Cumberbatch on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Winner of the Specsavers Audiobook of the Year 2018. Penguin presents the audio edition of The Order of Time by Carlo Rovelli. The best-selling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics takes us on an enchanting journey to discover the meaning of time. Time is a mystery that does not cease to puzzle us.

The Pilgrim's Progress written by John Bunyan performed by David Shaw-Parker on CD (Unabridged)

The Pilgrim's Progress written by John Bunyan performed by David Shaw-Parker on CD (Unabridged)£24.99

For three hundred years The Pilgrim's Progress has remained perhaps the best-loved and most read of devotional fictions. In plain yet powerful and moving language, Bunyan tells the story of Christian's struggle to attain salvation and the Gates of Heaven. He must pass through the Slough of Despond, ward off...

The Rainbow written by D.H. Lawrence performed by Paul Slack on CD (Unabridged)

The Rainbow written by D.H. Lawrence performed by Paul Slack on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

D.H. Lawrence's controversial classic, The Rainbow, follows the lives and loves of three generations of the Brangwen family, between 1840 and 1905. Their tempestuous relationships are played out against a backdrop of change as they witness the arrival of industrialization -

The Road written by Cormac McCarthy performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)

The Road written by Cormac McCarthy performed by Rupert Degas on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Cormac McCarthy is one of the USA's most important literary novelists. The Road has been hailed by critics as a masterpiece. This novel paints a bleak vision of a post-apocalyptic America; a land where no hope remains. A man and his son walk alone towards the coast, and this is the moving story of their journey.

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The Secret History of the World written by Jonathan Black performed by Robert Powell on CD (Abridged)

The Secret History of the World written by Jonathan Black performed by Robert Powell on CD (Abridged)£39.99

From the esoteric account of the evolution of the species to the occult roots of science, here is a narrative history that shows the basic facts of human existence on this planet can be viewed from a very different angle. Everything in this history is upside down, inside out and the other way around.

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The Somme - The Story of One of the Most Controversial Battles Ever... written by Peter Hart performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on CD (Abridged)

The Somme - The Story of One of the Most Controversial Battles Ever... written by Peter Hart performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on CD (Abridged)£24.99

On 1 July 1916, Dauglas Haig's army launched the 'Big Push' that was supposed finally to bring the end to the stalemate on the Western Front. What happened next was a human catastrophe: scrambling over the top into the face of the German machine guns and artillery fire, almost 20,000 British...

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The Stone Lion written by William Eisner performed by Alan Sklar on CD (Unabridged)

The Stone Lion written by William Eisner performed by Alan Sklar on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

After twenty-two years with the same company, George Breal is out of work for the first time in his life. He must confront the unpleasant task of reinventing his career at an age when many are winding down their ambitions and looking forward to retirement.

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The Throwback written by Tom Sharpe performed by Geoffrey Matthews on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Throwback written by Tom Sharpe performed by Geoffrey Matthews on Cassette (Unabridged)£159.99

When Lockhart Flawse is catapulted out of his upper-class and rapunzel-esque life with the curmudgeonly Flawse Senior, he must enter the world of suburbia, and marriage. Rendered an absolute twit in modern society by his medieval upbringing, Lockhart must resort to drastic tactics in his attempt to return to Flawse House.

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The Trader's Wife written by Anna Jacobs performed by Nicolette McKenzie on CD (Unabridged)

The Trader's Wife written by Anna Jacobs performed by Nicolette McKenzie on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

Singapore in the 1860s is exotic and yet terrifying for a penniless Englishwoman, alone and vulnerable after her mother's death. Too pretty to obtain a governess' job, Isabella Saunders accepts an offer from Singapore merchant Mr Lee to teach him English and live with his family. Two years later Bram...

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The Way We Live Now written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)

The Way We Live Now written by Anthony Trollope performed by Timothy West on CD (Unabridged)£129.99

The Way We Live Now is a complex and compulsive tale that traces the career of Augustus Melmotte, a strange and mysterious financier who bursts into London society like a guided missile. In setting up a dubious scheme based on speculative money and stock market gambles, Melmotte manages to lure in...

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The Wimbledon Poisoner written by Nigel Williams performed by James Saxon on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Wimbledon Poisoner written by Nigel Williams performed by James Saxon on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99

Henry Farr is forty years old. He is suburban, average, conventional - and desperate to be rid of his wife, Elinor. Inspired by a grisly episode in Wimbledon's local history, Farr begins to concoct a recipe for the perfect murder. But his plans go terribly, terribly wrong - and before long, poor Henry's best efforts to ...

This Sceptred Isle - Empire Volume 3 - 1876 to 1947 written by Christopher Lee performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)

This Sceptred Isle - Empire Volume 3 - 1876 to 1947 written by Christopher Lee performed by Juliet Stevenson on CD (Unabridged)£14.99

As this final part of the story of the British Empire begins, the Empire is at its peak. It would continue to grow, but the self-confidence, the success, and the sheer splendour of the Empire in the late nineteenth century would never be equalled. The basis of the Empire's success was always commercial, and it was...

Thrilling Cities written by Ian Fleming performed by Barnaby Edwards on CD (Unabridged)

Thrilling Cities written by Ian Fleming performed by Barnaby Edwards on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

In 1959, Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, was commissioned by the Sunday Times to explore 14 of the world's most exotic cities. Fleming saw it all with a thriller writer's eye. From Hong Kong to Honolulu, New York to Naples, he left the bright main streets for the back alleys. The result is a series of vivid...

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Touching the Void written by Joe Simpson performed by Gene Foad on Cassette (Unabridged)

Touching the Void written by Joe Simpson performed by Gene Foad on Cassette (Unabridged)£69.99

Joe Simpson, with just his partner, Simon Yates, tackled the unclimbed West Face of the remote 21,000-foot Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in June of 1995. But before they reached the summit, disaster struck. A few days later, Simon staggered into Base Camp, exhausted and frostbitten, to tell their ...

Travels with My Aunt written by Graham Greene performed by BBC Radio 4 Full-cast Dramatisation, Dame Hilda Bracket and Charles Kay on Cassette (Abridged)

Travels with My Aunt written by Graham Greene performed by BBC Radio 4 Full-cast Dramatisation, Dame Hilda Bracket and Charles Kay on Cassette (Abridged)£14.99

Starring Dame Hilda Bracket as Aunt Augusta, this is a Radio 4 dramatization of Graham Greene's novel in which a retired bank manager accompanies his aunt to exotic parts of the world. Henry is introduced to the wilder shores of life, and a morality far beyond his own narrow suburban experience.

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Village Diary written by Mrs Dora Saint as Miss Read performed by Gwen Watford on Cassette (Unabridged)

Village Diary written by Mrs Dora Saint as Miss Read performed by Gwen Watford on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99

The second Fairacre novel, from the bestselling author of VILLAGE SCHOOL. In her first book VILLAGE SCHOOL, Miss Read drew a picture of the small but detailed world of a typical primary school in a remote country area, a world peopled by the children themselves,

Voices of History 2 - Arts, Science and Exploration written by British Library performed by Various Historical Figures on CD (Unabridged)

Voices of History 2 - Arts, Science and Exploration written by British Library performed by Various Historical Figures on CD (Unabridged)£7.99  -  £19.99

Following the success of last year's 'Voices of History', the British Library is publishing a second volume of historic recordings of celebrated people, who were active from the early days of sound recording to the middle of the twentieth century.

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Waiting for Sunrise written by William Boyd performed by Roger May on CD (Unabridged)

Waiting for Sunrise written by William Boyd performed by Roger May on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

The stunning new novel from William Boyd, the critically acclaimed and bestselling author of Any Human Heart Vienna. 1913. Lysander Rief, a young English actor, walks through the city to his first appointment with the eminent psychiatrist, Dr. Bensimon. He is sitting anxiously in the waiting room when an...

War and Peace - Part 1 written by Leo Tolstoy performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)

War and Peace - Part 1 written by Leo Tolstoy performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)£24.99

This heavily abridged version is another great opportunity to hear our favorite performer - Edward Petherbridge's work. At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon's army marches on Russia, and the...

War and Peace - Part 2 written by Leo Tolstoy performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)

War and Peace - Part 2 written by Leo Tolstoy performed by Edward Petherbridge on CD (Abridged)£24.99

Part Two of This heavily abridged version is another great opportunity to hear our favorite performer - Edward Petherbridge's work. At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon's army marches on ...

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Whiteout written by Ken Follett performed by David Tennant on CD (Abridged)

Whiteout written by Ken Follett performed by David Tennant on CD (Abridged)£24.99

Jealousies, distrust, and hidden rivalries uncover dark secrets, then a dozen vials of a deadly virus go missing. As a blizzard whips out of the north on Christmas Eve, several people converge on a remote family house. Stanley Oxenford, director of a pharmaceutical research company, has everything riding...

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William Shakespeare's Sonnets - Poets for Pleasure written by William Shakespeare performed by Simon Callow on CD (Abridged)

William Shakespeare's Sonnets - Poets for Pleasure written by William Shakespeare performed by Simon Callow on CD (Abridged)£29.99

A Genius Performance by Simon Callow!

Shakespeare's Sonnets have long been considered some of his best work. Often quoted they are read here by one of our best Shakespearean actors. One that you will return to againa and again!

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Within A Budding Grove written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)

Within A Budding Grove written by Marcel Proust performed by Neville Jason on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Remembrance of Things Past is one of the monuments of 20th century literature. Neville Jasons widely praised 36 CD abridged version has rightly become an audiobook landmark and now, upon numerous requests, he is recording the whole work unabridged which, when complete, will run for some 140 hours.