New In May 2024 Part 3

 

Audio CDs Cassettes MP3 CDs
Fiction CDs Non-Fiction CDs Fiction Cassettes Non-Fiction Cassettes Fiction MP3 CD Non-Fiction MP3 CD

 

(All New titles in alphabetical order)

 

Black and Blue written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on CD (Abridged)

Black and Blue written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on CD (Abridged)£9.99

Rebus is juggling four cases trying to nail one killer - who might just lead back to the infamous Bible John. And he's doing it under the scrutiny of an internal inquiry led by a man he has just accused of taking backhanders from Glasgow's Mr Big.

Rare
Caedmon's Song written by Peter Robinson performed by Emilia Fox on Audio CD (Abridged)

Caedmon's Song written by Peter Robinson performed by Emilia Fox on Audio CD (Abridged)£19.99

Peter Robinson's psychological thriller Caedmon's Song follows two characters and their mysterious connection. On a balmy June night, Kirsten, a young university student, strolls home through a silent, moonlit park. Suddenly her tranquil mood is shattered as she is viciously attacked. When she awakes in hospital, she has no recollection of that brutal night. But then, slowly and painfully, details reveal themselves...

Littlejohn's Britain written by Richard Littlejohn performed by Andrew Woodall on Audio CD (Abridged)

Littlejohn's Britain written by Richard Littlejohn performed by Andrew Woodall on Audio CD (Abridged)£14.99

Richard Littlejohn's cast of characters ­ including Two Jags, the Wicked Witch, Captain Hook and the Mad Mullah of the Traffic Taliban ­ are now part of the fabric of the nation. He ridicules the country Britain has become over the past ten years - the barmy bureaucracy, the surveillance state, the petty interference in our lives, the suffocating regulations, policemen and judges who think they're part of the social services...

Very Rare!
Boneland - If the Sleeper wakes, the Dream dies written by Alan Garner performed by Robert Powell on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Boneland - If the Sleeper wakes, the Dream dies written by Alan Garner performed by Robert Powell on Audio CD (Unabridged)£34.99  -  £39.99

Boneland is Alan Garner’s continuation of the story thread which began in his first and enduringly popular fantasy children’s novel, The Weirdstone of Brisingamen, published in 1960, it has never been out of print. The Moon of Gomrath followed in 1963 taking the story further with the same two children, Colin and Susan. But Boneland is particularly fascinating because it takes the story into adulthood, with Colin again...

Last One!
Rare!
The Plantagenets - The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England written by Dan Jones performed by Clive Chafer on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Plantagenets - The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England written by Dan Jones performed by Clive Chafer on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

The first Plantagenet king inherited a blood-soaked kingdom from the Normans and transformed it into an empire that stretched at its peak from Scotland to Jerusalem. In this epic history, Dan Jones vividly resurrects this fierce and seductive royal dynasty and its mythic world. We meet the captivating Eleanor of Aquitaine, twice queen and the most famous woman in Christendom; her son, Richard the Lionheart...

Last One!
Rare!
No Comebacks written by Frederick Forsyth performed by Nigel Davenport on Audio CD (Unabridged)

No Comebacks written by Frederick Forsyth performed by Nigel Davenport on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Deception, blackmail, murder, revenge - these are themes of stories that move from London to the coast of Spain, from Mauritius to Dublin. Whether his subject is assassination by stealth, gun-smuggling or the cruel confidence trick Forsyth is never less than compulsive.

Here are eight stories with the Forsyth touch - a brilliant and original collection by an incomparable craftsman of suspense.

Last One!
Rare!
Tracks written by Robyn Davidson performed by Robyn Davidson on Cassette (Abridged)

Tracks written by Robyn Davidson performed by Robyn Davidson on Cassette (Abridged)£39.99

I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult and there's no going back. So begins Robyn Davidson's perilous journey across 1,700 miles of hostile Australian desert to the sea with only four camels and a dog for company. Enduring sweltering heat, fending off poisonous snakes and lecherous men, chasing her camels when they get skittish and...

Exit Music written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on MP3 CD (Abridged)

Exit Music written by Ian Rankin performed by James MacPherson on MP3 CD (Abridged)£14.99

It's late autumn in Edinburgh and late autumn in the career of Detective Inspector Rebus. As he tries to tie up some loose ends before retirement, a murder case intrudes. A dissident Russian poet has been found dead in what looks like a mugging gone wrong. By apparent coincidence, a delegation of Russian businessmen is in town - and everyone is determined that the case should be closed quickly and clinically.

Very Rare!
Nine Perfect Strangers written by Liane Moriarty performed by Caroline Lee on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Nine Perfect Strangers written by Liane Moriarty performed by Caroline Lee on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£39.99

The eagerly anticipated new novel from the worldwide number one best-selling author behind the Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning HBO series Big Little Lies. Could 10 days at a health resort really change you forever? Nine perfect strangers are about to find out.... The 10-day retreat at boutique health-and-wellness resort Tranquillum House promises healing and transformation. Nine stressed city dwellers are keen...

A Town Like Alice written by Nevil Shute performed by Robin Bailey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

A Town Like Alice written by Nevil Shute performed by Robin Bailey on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Jean Paget is just twenty years old and working in Malaya when the Japanese invasion begins. When she is captured she joins a group of other European women and children whom the Japanese force to march for miles through the jungle. While on the march, the group run into some Australian prisoners, one of whom, Joe Harman, helps them steal some food, and is horrifically punished by the Japanese as a result.

Last One!
Very Rare!
Dark Light written by Jodi Taylor performed by Julie Teal on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Dark Light written by Jodi Taylor performed by Julie Teal on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The second novel in the new, gripping supernatural thriller series from international best-selling author Jodi Taylor. From the frying pan into the fire.... Betrayed, terrified and alone, Elizabeth Cage has fled her home. With no plan and no friends, she arrives at the picturesque village of Greyston and finds herself involved in an ages-old ceremony that will end in death. And that might be the least of her problems...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Hogfather written by Terry Pratchett performed by Nigel Planer on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Hogfather written by Terry Pratchett performed by Nigel Planer on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£69.99

It's the night before Hogswatch. There's snow, there are robins, there are trees covered with decorations, but there's a notable lack of the fat man who delivers toys... He's gone.

Very Rare!
The Templars - The Rise and Fall of God's Holy Warriors written by Dan Jones performed by Dan Jones on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

The Templars - The Rise and Fall of God's Holy Warriors written by Dan Jones performed by Dan Jones on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£49.99

The Knights Templar were the wealthiest, most powerful - and most secretive - of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era. Their story - encompassing as it does the greatest international conflict of the Middle Ages, a network of international finance, a swift rise in wealth and influence followed by a bloody and humiliating fall - has left a comet's tail of mystery that continues to fascinate and inspire...

Rare
Finn Family Moomintroll written by Tove Jansson performed by Hugh Laurie on Audio CD (Abridged)

Finn Family Moomintroll written by Tove Jansson performed by Hugh Laurie on Audio CD (Abridged)£29.99

Hugh Laurie reads Tove Jansson's wonderfully imaginative story "Finn Family". Moomintroll Moomintroll lives in Moominhouse, nestled in Moomin Valley - a place where everyone does what they like and hardly ever worries about tomorrow. Together with Moominmamma and Moominpappa, Snufkin, Sniff and the others, Moomintroll has some marvellous adventures! When they find a tall black hat on top of a...

Very Rare!
Sure and Certain Death written by Barbara Nadel performed by Martyn Read on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Sure and Certain Death written by Barbara Nadel performed by Martyn Read on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

A brilliant evocation of the period and a truly unnerving, menacing and original plot... Sure and Certain Death is the fourth chilling World War Two crime mystery in the Francis Hancock series by award-winning Barbara Nadel. Perfect for fans of Lindsey Davis and Nicola Upson. East London, 1940: Francis Hancock finds the brutally eviscerated body of a woman in a derelict house. Francis' sister, Nancy, knew the victim.

Very Rare!
The Name of the Rose written by Umberto Eco performed by Sean Barrett and  on CD (Unabridged)

The Name of the Rose written by Umberto Eco performed by Sean Barrett and on CD (Unabridged)£89.99

This hugely engaging story of murder, superstition, religious politics and drama in a medieval monastery was one of the most striking novels to appear in the 1980s. The Name of the Rose is a thrilling story enriched with period detail and laced with tongue-in-cheek allusions to fictional characters the most striking...

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

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

Winner of the 2013 Audible Sounds of Crime Award 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...

Dead and Buried written by Stephen Booth performed by Mike Rogers on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Dead and Buried written by Stephen Booth performed by Mike Rogers on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£6.99

Brutal acts of firestarting have ravaged the Peak District, and now a new wave of moorland infernos sweeps across the national park. For DS Ben Cooper, the blazes are best left to the firefighters, even with the arsonists still at large.

A Pound of Flesh written by Alex Gray performed by Joe Dunlop on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

A Pound of Flesh written by Alex Gray performed by Joe Dunlop on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£9.99

In the depths of a freezing winter, Glasgow finds itself at the mercy of not one, but two serial killers. This is Detective Inspector Lorimer's worst nightmare and beyond anything he's faced in his years on the force. Can he find a link between the brutal slaying of prostitutes in the back streets of the city and the methodical killing of several unconnected businessmen?

Downfall written by Jeff Abbott performed by Kevin T. Collins on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Downfall written by Jeff Abbott performed by Kevin T. Collins on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Help me.' When a young woman rushes into Sam Capra's San Francisco bar and whispers these desperate words, Sam feels compelled to help. A moment later she is attacked by two killers. With Sam's aid, she manages to overpower the men, saving his life in the process before vanishing into the night. On discovering that one of the attackers is no mere thug, but, shockingly, one of the most powerful investors in America, Sam searches for the beguiling young woman...

Nothing But Trouble written by Roberta Kray performed by Annie Aldington on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

Nothing But Trouble written by Roberta Kray performed by Annie Aldington on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£3.99  -  £7.99

On the surface there was nothing different about that dull August day in 1998, and yet it was to change all our lives for ever. A wild gang of girls live for terrorising their estate in London's East End. When they bully the weakest of their group into breaking in to a house, they expect her to nick some cash, not disappear completely. Two days later, her broken body is found under a bed in one of the rooms, and the loner...

Rare
The One Two Three of God written by Ken Wilber performed by Ken Wilber on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The One Two Three of God written by Ken Wilber performed by Ken Wilber on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

A recognized pioneer of modern spirituality highlights the innumerable ways humans conceptualize God, offering guided sessions for deeply experiencing the three aspects of God--mystical, devotional, and objective.

Last One!
Very Rare!
To The Hilt written by Dick Francis performed by Tony Britton on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

To The Hilt written by Dick Francis performed by Tony Britton on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£49.99

Artist Alexander Kinloch has worked out a good pattern for his life. His home is a small bothy on a remote mountain in Scotland; he paints on commission, from which he derives both pleasure and a decent income; he lives alone and likes it. One day, however, Alexander's peace is violently shattered when he returns home to find a group of strangers waiting for him. After a scuffle, he is left for dead with only...

Richard Burton at the BBC written by Various performed by Richard Burton on Cassette (Abridged)

Richard Burton at the BBC written by Various performed by Richard Burton on Cassette (Abridged)£9.99

A Genius Performance by Richard Burton!
A selection assembled from Richard Burton's BBC Radio performances, including "Under Milk Wood", "The Corn is Green", "In Parenthesis", "The Dark Tower", "Henry V", Burton on rugby, and Burton on Dylan Thomas.

Last One!
The Code of the Woosters written by P.G. Wodehouse performed by Michael Hordern, Richard Briers and BBC Drama Team on Cassette (Abridged)

The Code of the Woosters written by P.G. Wodehouse performed by Michael Hordern, Richard Briers and BBC Drama Team on Cassette (Abridged)£9.99

The wonderful BBC dramatisation of this fabulous novel. Take Gussie Fink-Nottle, the soupy Madeline Bassett, Old Pop Bassett, the unscrupulous Stiffy Byng, the Rev. H (Stinker) Pinker, an eighteenth-century cow creamer, a small brown leather-covered notebook and mix well with a liberal....

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time written by Mark Haddon performed by Ben Tibber on CD (Abridged)

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time written by Mark Haddon performed by Ben Tibber on CD (Abridged)£7.99

The dog was lying on the grass in the middle of the lawn in front of Mrs Shears' house. It looked as if it was running on its side, the way dogs run when they think they are chasing a cat in a dream. But the dog was not running or asleep. The dog was dead. There was a garden fork sticking out of the dog.

Rare
Johnny and the Dead written by Terry Pratchett performed by Tony Robinson on Audio CD (Abridged)

Johnny and the Dead written by Terry Pratchett performed by Tony Robinson on Audio CD (Abridged)£29.99

Sell the cemetery? Over their dead bodies... Not many people can see the dead (not many would want to). Twelve-year-old Johnny Maxwell can. And he's got bad news for them: the council want to sell the cemetery as a building site. But the dead have learnt a thing or two from Johnny. They're not going to take it lying down . . .especially since it's Halloween tomorrow. Besides, they're beginning to find that life is a lot more...

Last One!
Very Rare!
The Professor of Truth written by James Robertson performed by Cameron Stewart on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Professor of Truth written by James Robertson performed by Cameron Stewart on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £49.99

The Professor of Truth is James Robertson's acclaimed novel about grief, truth and justice. Twenty-one years after his wife and daughter were murdered in the bombing of a plane over Scotland, Alan Tealing, a university lecturer, still doubts the official version of events surrounding that terrible night. Obsessed by the details of what he has come to call The Case, he is sure that the man convicted of the atrocity was...

The Drowning written by Camilla Lackberg performed by Eamonn Riley on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Drowning written by Camilla Lackberg performed by Eamonn Riley on Audio CD (Unabridged)£14.99

Swedish crime sensation and No. 1 international bestseller, Camilla Lackberg’s new psychological thriller - for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo Christian Thydell’s dream has come true: his debut novel, The Mermaid, is published to rave reviews. So why is he as distant and unhappy as ever? When crime writer Erica Falck discovers that Christian has been receiving anonymous threats, she investigates not just...

The Gallows Bird written by Camilla Lackberg performed by Eamonn Riley on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Gallows Bird written by Camilla Lackberg performed by Eamonn Riley on Audio CD (Unabridged)£14.99

To avoid disappointment, please note this book is now published under the title THE STRANGER. Swedish crime sensation and No. 1 international bestseller, Camilla Lackberg’s fourth psychological thriller - for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo A woman is found dead, apparently the victim of a tragic car crash. It’s the first in a spate of seemingly inexplicable accidents in Tanumshede and marks the end of a quiet winter...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Scream For Me written by Karen Rose performed by Tara Ward on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Scream For Me written by Karen Rose performed by Tara Ward on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Held captive by a killer, will a young girl escape his clutches? Scream for Me is the terrifying second instalment in the Philadelphia/Atlanta series, by bestselling author Karen Rose. You are trapped. Now...scream for me. Special Agent Daniel Vartanian has made a horrific discovery - photographs, taken years ago by his brother Simon, sh

The Great Poets John Milton written by John Milton performed by Samantha Bond and Derek Jacobi on Audio CD (Abridged)

The Great Poets John Milton written by John Milton performed by Samantha Bond and Derek Jacobi on Audio CD (Abridged)£14.99

The quatercentenary of John Milton (1608-1674) is celebrated next year. This selection of his finest poetry includes sections from Paradise Lost, Samson Agonistes, the masque Comus, as well as sonnets and other poems.

Rare
The Smoking Diaries - Volume 2 The Year of the Jouncer written by Simon Gray performed by Simon Gray on Audio CD (Abridged)

The Smoking Diaries - Volume 2 The Year of the Jouncer written by Simon Gray performed by Simon Gray on Audio CD (Abridged)£19.99

A great many writers use their own lives as the raw material for their work but few have done it with the wit and courage of Simon Gray. Like his previous best-seller, The Smoking Diaries, The Year of the Jouncer has the rare ability to make you laugh aloud one moment and ponder the sad mysteries of mortality the next, and sometimes to do both at the same time.

The Freedom Artist written by Ben Okri performed by Ben Okri on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Freedom Artist written by Ben Okri performed by Ben Okri on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

In a world uncomfortably like our own, a young woman called Alamantis is arrested for asking a question. Her question is this: Who is the Prisoner? When Alamantis disappears, her lover Karnak goes looking for her. He searches desperately at first, then with a growing realization. To find Amalantis, he must first understand the meaning of her question. Karnak's search leads him into a terrifying world of lies...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Absolute Fear written by Lisa Jackson performed by Jennifer Woodward on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Absolute Fear written by Lisa Jackson performed by Jennifer Woodward on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

THE FOURTH BOOK IN A GRIPPING CRIME SERIES FROM 30 MILLION COPY SELLING AUTHOR. YOU CAN'T OUTRUN THE PAST ... Eve Renner has struggled to remember the night of her brush with death. She remembers the anxious phone call, the friend lying in a pool of blood and her lover Cole Dennis's face and then the gunshot plunged her into darkness. When she comes to New Orleans her memories start...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Marrying Up written by Wendy Holden performed by Jilly Bond on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Marrying Up written by Wendy Holden performed by Jilly Bond on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Scheming social climber Alexa may be humbly born. But only a title, mansion and family tiara will do. Befriending feckless aristo Florrie (three surnames plus black hole where her brain should be) means the grandest doors swing open and the prince of her dreams is in sight. But has Florrie’s mother, the formidable Lady Annabel, rumbled what Alexa is up to? Beautiful but penniless student Polly, meanwhile, is in love.

Unique
The Flower Girls written by Dee WIlliams performed by Kim Hicks on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Flower Girls written by Dee WIlliams performed by Kim Hicks on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

After severing all ties, can she ever reunite with those she left behind? The Flower Girls is a heart-breaking saga of destructive ambition and the power of family ties, from much-loved author Dee Williams. Perfect for fans of Lindsey Hutchinson and Cathy Sharp. Identical twins Lily and Rose Flowers aren't from a rich family, but they lead a comfortable life in 1920s Rotherhithe with their mum and dad. The twins are the...

Our Kind of Traitor written by John Le Carre performed by Robin Sachs on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Our Kind of Traitor written by John Le Carre performed by Robin Sachs on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Set in contemporary, recession gripped Britain, a left-leaning young Oxford academic and his barrister girlfriend take an off-peak holiday on the Caribbean island of Antigua. By seeming chance they bump into a Russian millionaire called Dima who owns a peninsula and a diamond-encrusted gold watch. He also has a tattoo on his right thumb, and wants a game of tennis. What else he wants propels the young lovers...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Strange Shores written by Arnaldur Indridason performed by Saul Reichlin on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Strange Shores written by Arnaldur Indridason performed by Saul Reichlin on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

A young woman walks into the frozen fjords of Iceland, never to be seen again. But Matthildur leaves in her wake rumours of lies, betrayal and revenge. Decades later, somewhere in the same wilderness, Detective Erlendur is on the hunt. He is looking for Matthildur but also for a long-lost brother, whose disappearance in a snow-storm when they were children has coloured his entire life. He is looking for answers.

Last One!
Very Rare!
The Winter Ground written by Catriona McPherson performed by Hilary Neville on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Winter Ground written by Catriona McPherson performed by Hilary Neville on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

A cosy Dandy Gilver mystery set in 1930s Scotland. For fans of PG Wodehouse, Alexander McCall Smith and Agatha Christie. McPherson is an exemplary crime writer' Scotsman BAD LUCK? BAD TIMING? OR GOOD OLD-FASHIONED MURDER? When a circus comes to spend the winter at the neighbouring estate to Gilverton, Dandy Gilver's two sons are cock-a-hoop and they are not alone in their excitement.

Last One!
Very Rare!
Stolen Souls written by Stuart Neville performed by Frank Grimes on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Stolen Souls written by Stuart Neville performed by Frank Grimes on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

It is snowing, she's barefoot, but Galya runs. Tricked into coming to Belfast with the offer of a good job, all she wants now is to go home. Her only hope is a man who gave her a cross on a fine chain and a phone number, telling her to call if she escapes. Now she puts herself at his mercy, knowing she has nowhere else to turn.

Last One!
Rare!
A Stained White Radiance written by James Lee Burke performed by Mark Hammer on Audio CD (Unabridged)

A Stained White Radiance written by James Lee Burke performed by Mark Hammer on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

The fifth gripping novel in the highly acclaimed Dave Robicheaux series. A bullet shot through the window of Weldon Sonnier's house propels Dave Robicheaux back into the lives of a family he's not sure he wants to be reacquainted with.... Weldon Sonnier's CIA-influenced past has led to dangerous connections and commitments, including debts to local mob boss Joey 'Meatballs' Gouza. As Weldon puts himself in the line...

Last One!
Very Rare!
I Found You written by Lisa Jewell performed by Antonia Beamish on Audio CD (Unabridged)

I Found You written by Lisa Jewell performed by Antonia Beamish on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

East Yorkshire: Single mum Alice Lake finds a man on the beach outside her house. He has no name, no jacket, no idea what he is doing there. Against her better judgement, she invites him in to her home. Surrey: Twenty-one-year-old Lily Monrose has only been married for three weeks. When her new husband fails to come home from work one night, she is left stranded in a new country where she knows no one.

Last One!
Rare!
Fortune's Rocks written by Anita Shreve performed by Liza Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Fortune's Rocks written by Anita Shreve performed by Liza Ross on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

It is the summer of 1899 and fifteen-year-old Olympia Biddeford is spending the summer with her parents at their seasonal house at Fortune's Rocks. When the celebrated essayist John Haskell is invited to stay, Olympia is immediately captivated by his charm and mystery. Despite being a married man of forty, Haskell seduces Olympia and they embark on a whirlwind affair. But when their secret is revealed, Olympia...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Destiny in the Desert - The Road to El Alamein, the battle that turned the tide written by Jonathan Dimbleby performed by Jonathan Dimbleby on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Destiny in the Desert - The Road to El Alamein, the battle that turned the tide written by Jonathan Dimbleby performed by Jonathan Dimbleby on Audio CD (Unabridged)£69.99

It was the British victory at the Battle of El Alamein in November 1942 that inspired one of Winston Churchill's most famous aphorisms: 'This is not the end, it is not even the beginning of the end, but it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning'. And yet the significance of this episode remains unrecognised. In this thrilling historical account, Jonathan Dimbleby describes the political and strategic realities that lay behind the...

Last One!
Very Rare!
Fleeced - How Barack Obama..... written by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann performed by Johnny Heller on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Fleeced - How Barack Obama..... written by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann performed by Johnny Heller on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Analyzes power abuses by the American government, wealthy corporations, and high-profile celebrities, in an account that addresses topics ranging from sub-prime mortgages and the secret purchases of Dubai to corporate salaries and the 2008 election.

Last One!
Rare!
The Prince written by Nicolo Machiavelli performed by Ian Richardson on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Prince written by Nicolo Machiavelli performed by Ian Richardson on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Machiavellian adj. elaborately cunning; scheming, unscrupulous. Machiavellianism n. (N. dei Machiavello, Florentine statesman and political writer d. 1527, who advocated resort to morally questionable methods in the interests of the State). How remarkable that an Italian living in the 15th and 16th centuries should lend his name to a word still in common usage in the English language today. The Prince has remained...

Rare
The Hitch-hiker's Guide to the Galaxy written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

The Hitch-hiker's Guide to the Galaxy written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

One Thursday lunchtime Earth is demolished to make way for a hyperspace bypass. For Arthur Dent, who has just had his house demolished that morning, this is more than he can cope with. Sadly, however, the weekend has only just begun, and the Galaxy is a very large and startling place indeed.

Rare
So Long, and thanks for all the fish written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

So Long, and thanks for all the fish written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £59.99

Just as Arthur Dent's sense of reality is in it's dickiest state he suddenly finds the girl of his dreams. He finds her in the last place in which he would expect to find anything at all, but which 3.976,000,000 people will find oddly familiar. They go in search of God's final message to His Creation...

Very Rare!
Mostly Harmless written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

Mostly Harmless written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£49.99  -  £59.99

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy has, in what we laughingly call the past, had a great deal to say on the subject of parallel universes. Very little of this, however, is at all comprehensible to anyone below the level of Advanced God and, since it is now well established that all known gods.....

Rare
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £49.99

If you've done six impossible things this morning, why not round it off with breakfast at Milliways, the Restaurant at the End of the Universe? Which is exactly what the crew of the Heart of Gold plan to do. There's just the small matter of escaping the Vogons, avoiding being taken to the most totally evil world in the...

Rare
Life, the Universe and Everything written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)

Life, the Universe and Everything written by Douglas Adams performed by Douglas Adams on CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £59.99

In consequence of a number of stunning catastrophes Arthur Dent is surprised to find himself living in a hideously miserable cave on prehistoric earth. However, just as he thinks that things cannot possibly get any worse, they suddenly do. He discovers that the Galaxy is not only mind-bogglingly big...

Last One!
Very Rare!
The Iliad written by Homer performed by Anton Lesser on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Iliad written by Homer performed by Anton Lesser on Audio CD (Unabridged)£89.99

Perhaps the greatest poem of the Western world, The Iliad tells the story of fifty critical days towards the end of the Trojan war. Achilles has quarrelled with Agamemnon and sulks in his tent, while Hector brings his Trojans to the brink of victory; but fate will have the last word.

The Listerdale Mystery written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on Cassette (Unabridged)

The Listerdale Mystery written by Agatha Christie performed by Hugh Fraser on Cassette (Unabridged)£9.99

A flawless collection of short stories that Christie herself referred to as ‘light-hearted thrillers’. Twelve ingenious, witty mysteries showing the author at her best, including: the curious disappearance of Lord Listerdale, the strange meeting on a train of a feckless man and a beautiful girl ...

Even Money written by Dick Francis and Felix Francis performed by Martin Jarvis on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Even Money written by Dick Francis and Felix Francis performed by Martin Jarvis on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99

On the first day of Royal Ascot, the crowd rejoices in a string of winning favorites. Ned Talbot has worked all his life as a bookmaker – taking over the family business from his grandfather – so he knows not to expect any sympathy from the punters as they count their winnings, and him his losses. He’s seen the ups and downs before – but, as the big...

Nutshell written by Ian McEwan performed by Rory Kinnear on CD (Unabridged)

Nutshell written by Ian McEwan performed by Rory Kinnear on CD (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She's still in the marital home – a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse – but not with John. Instead, she's with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is a witness to their plot: the inquisitive, nine-month-old resident of Trudy's womb. Told from a...

The Secret written by Rhonda Byrne performed by Rhonda Byrne on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Secret written by Rhonda Byrne performed by Rhonda Byrne on Audio CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Once known only by an elite who were unwilling to share their knowledge of the power, 'the secret' of obtaining anything you desire is now revealed by prominent physicists, authors and philosophers as being based in the universal Law of Attraction. And the good news is that anyone can access its power...

Invisible written by Paul Auster performed by Paul Auster on CD (Unabridged)

Invisible written by Paul Auster performed by Paul Auster on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £14.99

Sinuously constructed in four interlocking parts, Invisible opens in New York City in the spring of 1967 when twenty-year-old Adam Walker, an aspiring poet and student at Columbia University meets the enigmatic Frenchman Rudolf Born, and his silent and seductive girlfriend Margot.

Rare
Deep Truth - Igniting the Memory of Origin, History, Destiny and Fate written by Gregg Braden performed by Gregg Braden on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Deep Truth - Igniting the Memory of Origin, History, Destiny and Fate written by Gregg Braden performed by Gregg Braden on Audio CD (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

When new discoveries cast doubt on existing beliefs, it's time to rethink the beliefs! A new world is emerging before our eyes, while the unsustainable world of the past struggles to continue. Both worlds reflect the beliefs of our past. Both exist - but only for now. Which world do you choose? In this unabridged...

Dick Barton and the Smash and Grab Raiders written by Ronnie and Arthur Colley performed by Douglas Kelly and Full Cast Drama Team on Audio CD (Abridged)

Dick Barton and the Smash and Grab Raiders written by Ronnie and Arthur Colley performed by Douglas Kelly and Full Cast Drama Team on Audio CD (Abridged)£9.99

Heralded by an instantly memorable signature tune, the adventures of special agent Dick Barton and his friends, Jock and Snowey, originally ran on the BBC Light Programme between 1946 and 1951. Set in an exciting world of criminal masterminds, espionage and adventure, the series was essential listening for an entire generation. Sadly very few...

The Panther in My Kitchen - My Wild Life With Animals written by Brian Blessed performed by Brian Blessed on CD (Unabridged)

The Panther in My Kitchen - My Wild Life With Animals written by Brian Blessed performed by Brian Blessed on CD (Unabridged)£14.99  -  £19.99

Brian Blessed has a lifelong love of animals and over the years has rescued cats and dogs, horses and ponies, and even a very ungrateful fighting cock. All were characters in their own right, such as Jessie, a dog left languishing for a year at the local RSPCA, who ruled the entire household with a rod of iron...

Minding Frankie written by Maeve Binchy performed by Kate Binchy on CD (Unabridged)

Minding Frankie written by Maeve Binchy performed by Kate Binchy on CD (Unabridged)£19.99

Baby Frankie is born into an unusual family. Her mother is desperate to find someone to take care of her child and she doesn't have much time. Noel doesn't seem to be the most promising of fathers but despite everything, he could well be Frankie's best hope. As for Lisa, she is prepared to give up everything for the man she loves.

Love and Louis XIV written by Antonia Fraser performed by Patricia Hodge on Audio CD (Abridged)

Love and Louis XIV written by Antonia Fraser performed by Patricia Hodge on Audio CD (Abridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

Mistresses and wives, mothers and daughters - Antonia Fraser brilliantly explores the relationships which existed between The Sun King and the women in his life. This includes not only Louis XIV's mistresses, principally Louise de La Vallière, Athénaïs de Montespan, and the puritanical Madame de Maintenon...

Bring on the Empty Horses written by David Niven performed by David Niven on CD (Abridged)

Bring on the Empty Horses written by David Niven performed by David Niven on CD (Abridged)£39.99

David Niven is remembered as one of Britain's best-loved actors. The archetypal English gentleman, he starred in over ninety films. He is also one of Hollywood's finest chroniclers. In this second volume, David Niven turns his attention to 'The Great Days of Hollywood' between 1935 and 1960. These were times of legendary film stars and despotic producers, of tycoons, of oddballs, and of classic movies.

The Quarry written by Iain Banks performed by Peter Kenny on MP3 CD (Unabridged)

The Quarry written by Iain Banks performed by Peter Kenny on MP3 CD (Unabridged)£9.99

Kit doesn't know who his mother is. What he does know, however, is that his father, Guy, is dying of cancer. Feeling his death is imminent, Guy gathers around him his oldest friends - or at least the friends with the most to lose by his death. Paul - the rising star in the Labour party who dreads the day a tape they all made at university might come to light; Alison and Robbie, corporate bunnies whose relationship is daily...

Diamonds are Forever written by Ian Fleming performed by Damian Lewis on CD (Unabridged)

Diamonds are Forever written by Ian Fleming performed by Damian Lewis on CD (Unabridged)£9.99  -  £14.99

Tiffany Case is the sort of beautiful, devil-may-care blonde who could get a man into deep trouble if he wanted. She stands between James Bond and the leaders of a diamond-smuggling ring that stretches from Africa via London to the States. Bond uses her to infiltrate this gang, but once in America the...

The Greatest Story Ever Told - So Far - Why Are We Here? written by Lawrence M. Krauss performed by Lawrence Krauss on CD (Unabridged)

The Greatest Story Ever Told - So Far - Why Are We Here? written by Lawrence M. Krauss performed by Lawrence Krauss on CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Internationally renowned, award-winning theoretical physicist, New York Times bestselling author of A Universe from Nothing, and passionate advocate for reason, Lawrence Krauss tells the dramatic story of the discovery of the hidden world of reality—a grand poetic vision of nature—and how we find our place within it. In the beginning there was light. But more than this, there was gravity. After that, all hell broke loose…

The Help written by Kathryn Stockett performed by Octavia Spencer, Jenna Lamia, Bahni Turpin and Cassandra Campbell on CD (Unabridged)

The Help written by Kathryn Stockett performed by Octavia Spencer, Jenna Lamia, Bahni Turpin and Cassandra Campbell on CD (Unabridged)£29.99

Featuring stunning narration by Octavia Spencer, winner of the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her outstanding performance in the movie adaptation of Kathryn Stockett's bestseller. Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award 2010. Jackson, Mississippi, 1962. Aibileen is a black maid raising her seventeenth white child.

Last One!
Very Rare!
Danger Mouse - Licence to Chill written by Ernest Penfold performed by Marc Silk on Audio CD (Abridged)

Danger Mouse - Licence to Chill written by Ernest Penfold performed by Marc Silk on Audio CD (Abridged)£29.99

Danger Mouse is the world's best secret agent. He's the greatest. He's fantastic. Then there's Penfold. He's . . . well, he's not much to look at, but he's written this book, so that's something. This hair-raising chapter book is Penfold's own account of one of Danger Mouse's most perilous missions. Featuring the villainous Baron von Greenback and his second-rate sidekicks, this hilarious adventure is filled with mishaps...

Last One!
Very Rare!
A Clockwork Orange written by Anthony Burgess performed by Jason Hughes, Struan Rodger, Jack Davenport and BBC Radio 4 Full Cast Drama Team on Audio CD (Full)

A Clockwork Orange written by Anthony Burgess performed by Jason Hughes, Struan Rodger, Jack Davenport and BBC Radio 4 Full Cast Drama Team on Audio CD (Full)£39.99

A Radio 4 dramatization of Anthony Burgess's novel which became a controversial film in the 1970s. In a nightmare world of the near future, packs of teenagers run wild, beyond the control of their families or the police. Alex is a gang-leader, addicted to drug-fuelled assault, torture and rape.

Last One!
Very Rare!
The Care and Management of Lies written by Jacqueline Winspeare performed by Josie Dunn on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Care and Management of Lies written by Jacqueline Winspeare performed by Josie Dunn on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

In this poignant novel of love and friendship tested by separation and war, Kezia struggles to keep her ordered life from unraveling after her husband enlists to fight for his country, while Thea, her best friend, sister-in-law and suffragette, is drawn reluctantly to the battlefield.

Rare
Never Surrender written by Michael Dobbs performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on Audio CD (Abridged)

Never Surrender written by Michael Dobbs performed by Tim Pigott-Smith on Audio CD (Abridged)£29.99

Winston Churchill embarks on a battle of wills with Adolf Hitler in the run-up to Dunkirk. The compelling new historical novel from the acclaimed author of Winston’s War. Winston Churchill at his lowest ebb – pitted in personal confrontation with Adolf Hitler, and with ghosts from his tormented past. Friday 10 May 1940. Hitler launches a devastating attack that within days will overrun France, Holland and Belgium, and...

Rare
Pinocchio written by Michael Morpurgo performed by Michael Morpurgo on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Pinocchio written by Michael Morpurgo performed by Michael Morpurgo on Audio CD (Unabridged)£19.99

The perfect gift for all ages, Pinocchio as you’ve never seen him before: telling his own story through the master storyteller and award-winning author of WAR HORSE. “Now – there’s no point in pretending here – I was, and still am deep down, a puppet. Everyone knows Pinocchio is a puppet. I reckon I must be just about the most famous puppet the world has ever known. But the truth is I’m not just a puppet, I’m more...

The Camomile Lawn written by Mary Wesley performed by Anna Massey on Audio CD (Abridged)

The Camomile Lawn written by Mary Wesley performed by Anna Massey on Audio CD (Abridged)£19.99

The Camomile Lawn moves from Cornwall to London and back again, over the years, telling the stories of the cousins, their family and their friends, united by shares losses and lovers, by family ties and the absurd conditions imposed by war as their paths cross and recross over the years.

Rare
The Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love written by Susan Jeffers performed by Susan Jeffers on Audio CD (Abridged)

The Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love written by Susan Jeffers performed by Susan Jeffers on Audio CD (Abridged)£14.99

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway has sold a million copies round the world since 1987, and is still one of the top ten bestsellers in the category of personal development. In her new, major work, Susan Jeffers takes the approach and practical strategies that made her first book such a success and applies them to the subject that is closest to all our hearts: Love. The author explains that, although most people desire...

Last One!
Very Rare!
The Handfasted Wife written by Carol McGrath performed by Heather Wilds on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Handfasted Wife written by Carol McGrath performed by Heather Wilds on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Moving, and vastly informative, a real page turner of a historical novel' FAY WELDON The first instalment in Carol McGrath's captivating The Daughters of Hastingstrilogy! This novel is a marvellous mixture of historical fact and imagination... I would heartily recommend this delightful novel. I couldn't put it down' 5* Reader review This is a beautifully crafted book which has been meticulously researched'

Last One!
Very Rare!
Jungle Soldier - The True Story of Freddy Spencer Chapman written by Brian Moynahan performed by John Telfer on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Jungle Soldier - The True Story of Freddy Spencer Chapman written by Brian Moynahan performed by John Telfer on Audio CD (Unabridged)£59.99

Arctic explorer, survival expert and naturalist Freddy Spencer Chapman was trapped behind enemy lines when the Japanese overran Malaya in 1942. His response was to begin a commando campaign of such lethal effectiveness that the Japanese deployed an entire regiment against him, hunting for him as they did for no other. He was wounded, and racked by tropical disease. His companions were killed, or captured...

Last One!
Rare!
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats written by Jan-Philipp Sendker performed by Cassandra Campbell on Audio CD (Unabridged)

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats written by Jan-Philipp Sendker performed by Cassandra Campbell on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be--until they find a love letter he wrote many years before, to a Burmese woman they never heard of.

Last One!
Rare!
Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul written by John M. Barry performed by Richard Poe on Audio CD (Unabridged)

Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul written by John M. Barry performed by Richard Poe on Audio CD (Unabridged)£39.99

Prize-winning and New York Times bestselling author John M. Barry has penned numerous works on a variety of historical subjects. Here Barry explores the development of the fundamental ideas of church and state through the story of Roger Williams. The first to link religious freedom to individual liberty, Williams helped shape the balance of religion and politics seen in America today.

Last One!
Very Rare!
Old Age and How to Survive It written by Edward Enfield performed by Bill Wallis on Cassette (Unabridged)

Old Age and How to Survive It written by Edward Enfield performed by Bill Wallis on Cassette (Unabridged)£59.99

Cicero remarked that old age is a strange business. No one wants to miss it, he said, and everyone complains about it when they get there. Not I, though. Old age comes to us all, and Enfield wittily advises on how to survive its trickier obstacles, not least the people who suggest you must ‘do something’. One of the great delights of the golden years is doing less – from giving up DIY and ambition to not inviting people...

The World of David Walliams written by David Walliams performed by David Walliams on CD (Unabridged)

The World of David Walliams written by David Walliams performed by David Walliams on CD (Unabridged)£26.99

All five screamingly funny stories from number one bestselling children's author David Walliams, together for the first time in this big, bumper CD boxset, performed by the King of Comedy himself.

Agent Zigzag written by Ben Macintyre performed by Anthony Head on CD (Abridged)

Agent Zigzag written by Ben Macintyre performed by Anthony Head on CD (Abridged)£29.99

Eddie Chapman: rogue, criminal, confidence trickster, hero to both sides and betrayer of all. At the start of the Second World War, Chapman was recruited by the German Secret Service. He was a highly prized Nazi agent.

Rare
A Most Wanted Man written by John Le Carre performed by Roger Rees on Audio CD (Unabridged)

A Most Wanted Man written by John Le Carre performed by Roger Rees on Audio CD (Unabridged)£29.99  -  £39.99

New spies with new loyalties, old spies with old ones; terror as the new mantra; decent people wanting to do good, but caught in the moral maze; all the sound, rational reasons for doing the inhuman thing; the recognition that we cannot safely love, or pity, and remain good "patriots" -- this is the fabric of John le Carré's fiercely compelling and current novel A Most Wanted Man. A half-starved young Russian man in a...