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Gaudy Night written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)

Gaudy Night written by Dorothy L. Sayers performed by Ian Carmichael on CD (Unabridged)£39.99  -  £69.99

A Genius Performance by Ian Carmichael!

A must-listen for fans of Agatha Christie's Poirot and Margery Allingham's Campion Mysteries, Lord Peter Wimsey is the immortal amateur sleuth created by Dorothy L Sayers.

Fire written by George R. Stewart performed by Patrick Lawlor on CD (Unabridged)

Fire written by George R. Stewart performed by Patrick Lawlor on CD (Unabridged)
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ISBN:  9781543681680
Genre - Main:  Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Adventure
Duration:  676 mins
Length:  Unabridged
Author:  George R. Stewart
Narrator 1:  Patrick Lawlor

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Spitcat, a raging forest fire in the Sierra Nevada of California, had a lifespan of merely eleven days, "yet its effects could be reckoned ahead in centuries." So writes George R. Stewart in this engrossing novel of a fire started by lightning in the dry heat of September, and fanned out of control by unexpected winds.

The book begins with the origins of the fire - smoldering quietly at first, unnoticed, then suddenly bursting into a terrifying inferno, devouring trees and animals over acre after acre and leaving nothing but desolation in its wake.

Firefighters and lookouts, forest rangers and smokejumpers - as well as animals in the forest, many of them the bewildered victims of the blaze, and all the varied tress and bushes there - are characters of this realistic story.

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