Ben-Hur written by Lew Wallace performed by Jim Killavey on CD (Unabridged)£24.99
An American classic, Ben-Hur is both a vivid historical epic and the powerful story of one man's spiritual journey from slavery to vengeance to redemption. Born the son of a Jewish nobleman, Ben-Hur is condemned to the galleys for life for accidentally dislodging a piece of tile that falls on the Roman procurator.
Congo written by Michael Crichton performed by Julia Whelan on CD (Unabridged)£29.99
Deep in the African rain forest, near the legendary ruins of the Lost City of Zinj, an expedition of eight American geologists are mysteriously and brutally killed in a matter of minutes. Ten thousand miles away, Karen Ross, the Congo Project Supervisor, watches a gruesome video transmission of the aftermath: a...
Desert God written by Wilbur Smith performed by Mike Grady on CD (Unabridged)£16.99 - £19.99
A novel of Ancient Egypt from the bestselling author of River God. Wilbur Smith is a master at the helm of one of the greatest stories of all time. On the banks of the Nile, a hero will rise. Across the lush plains of Egypt, Taita, a freed eunuch slave, wears his authority lightly. Not only is he the close advisor to the...
Grimm Tales for Young and Old written by Philip Pullman performed by Samuel West on CD (Unabridged)£19.99
A Genius Performance by Samuel West!
From the quests and romance of classics such as 'Rapunzel', 'Snow White' and 'Cinderella' to the danger and wit of such lesser-known tales as 'The Three Snake Leaves', 'Hans-my-Hedgehog' and 'Godfather Death', Pullman brings the heart of each timeless tale to the fore, following with a brief but fascinating commentary on the story's background and history.
In Harm's Way written by Viveca Sten performed by Angela Dawe on CD (Unabridged)£29.99
A woman’s dangerous career comes to a chilling end in this spellbinding thriller by Viveca Sten, bestselling author of In the Heat of the Moment… The body of world-famous journalist Jeanette Thiels is discovered the day after Christmas, frozen in a snow-covered garden just steps from her hotel on Sandhamn Island.
Nineteen Eighty-Four written by George Orwell performed by Samuel West on CD (Unabridged)£39.99 - £59.99
Another truely Genius Performance by Samuel West!
His reading of this book evokes the menace of Orwell's vision in a way none of us have ever heard before - another Must Listen!
Published in 1949, Ninety Eighty-Four is Orwell's terrifing vision of a totalitarian future. Its hero, Winston Smith, is a worker at the Ministry of Truth, where he falsifies records for the party. Secretly subversive, he and his colleague Julia try to free themselves from political slavery but the price of freedom is betrayal.
Timbuktu written by Paul Auster performed by Joe Barrett on CD (Unabridged)£24.99
Meet Mr. Bones, the canine hero of Paul Auster's remarkable novel, Timbuktu. Mr. Bones is the sidekick and confidant of Willy G. Christmas, the brilliant, troubled, and altogether original poet-saint from Brooklyn. Like Don Quixote and Sancho Panza before them, they sally forth on a last great adventure...