Read by Ralph Fiennes, this story is set at the end of World War II. It explores the lives of four disparate shell-shocked characters who find themselves holed up together in a ruined villa north of Florence as the war retreats around them.
The Runaway Train (narrated by Matt Smith, 'The Eleventh Doctor'): Arriving on Earth in 1864, the Eleventh Doctor and Amy must get a posse together to help them retrieve an alien artefact. Chased across the Wild West by the alien race, their only hope of escape is catching the 3:25 train to Arizona...
Seven of Ian Fleming's classic James Bond novels read complete and unabridged by a stellar cast of British actors. Including: Casino Royale - Read by Dan Stevens Live and Let Die - Read by Rory Kinnear Moonraker - Read by Bill Nighy Diamonds are Forever - Read by Damian Lewis From Russia with Love - Read by Toby Stephens Dr No - Read by Hugh Quarshie Goldfinger - Read by Hugh Bonneville
A collection of Tim Frazer mysteries by Frances Durbridge, bestselling author of Paul Temple. This collection includes the stories:The World of Tim Frazer; Tim Frazer Again; Tim Frazer Gets the Message.
As the German Luftwaffe bomb the capital, undertaker Francis Hancock suddenly finds himself caught up in the middle of a terrifying abduction plot. It's 29 December, 1940, the night that Hitler has chosen to destroy London under a barrage of flaming incendiary bombs.
This is the story of how David Hempleman-Adams undertook a 1600 mile journey to the North Pole by balloon in an open-air wicker basket. He revisits the trip that inspired himan ill-fated Swedish expedition in 1897 that had a doomed love affair at the heart of its tale."