Category Archives: Audio Books

The Amber Spyglass

Lyra and Will find themselves in the final part of the story facing great perils. But there are old friends who come to their aid, not least Iorek Byrnison, the armoured bear, and the scientist Dr Mary Malone. There are new allies: the Gallivespians, hand-high dragonfly riders with poison spurs, and the mulefa, strange wheeled

The Sisterhood

read by William Franklyn » Check Price Now!

An evening with Peter Ustinov

in Toonto » Check Price Now!

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

vol.1 » Check Price Now!

This Sceptred Isle 1327-1547 —

Radio4 Series » Check Price Now!

Beatrix Potter Audio Books on 23 CDs

A charming circular tin containing 23 CDs of favourite Beatrix Potter tales and nursery rhymes. Metal tin, with embossed figures on lid, closed with a zip fastener. Contains 23 CDs read by well-known actors such as , Michael Hordern, Rosemary Leach, Patricia Routledge and Timothy West, each in a plastic wallet. Condition: Very Good. Very

Bible Journey, by John McCarthy (former hostage returns to Middle East in late 90s 4 tapes)

John McCarthy returns to the Middle East for the first time since his release, to uncover the story behind the bestselling book of all time. John McCarthy read the Bible twice-through, in captivity, in Beirut. He wasn’t a firm believer, and reading it didn’t make him one. But, it did make him think, leaving him

Infidel

This New York Times best-seller is the astonishing life story of award-winning humanitarian Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a deeply respected advocate for free speech and women’s rights. In this memoir, she describes her traditional Muslim upbringing and her evolution as a person, thinker and freedom fighter. Contains 14CDs in good condition, with an unabridged running time

The Babes in the Woods read by Christopher Ravenscroft

With floods threatening both the town of Kingsmarkham and his own home and no end to the rain in sight, Chief Inspector Wexford already has his hands full when he learns that two local teenagers have gone missing along with their sitter, Joanna Troy. Their hysterical mother is convinced that all three have drowned, and

End in Tears- Read by Christopher Ravenscroft

The twentieth book to feature the classic crime-solving detective, Chief Inspector Wexford. A lump of concrete dropped deliberately from a little stone bridge over a relatively unfrequented road kills the wrong person. The young woman in the car behind is spared. But only for a while…A few weeks later, George Marshalson lives every father’s worst

Thirteen Steps Down-Audiobook read by Tim Pigott Smith

Mix Cellini (which he pronounces with an S rather than a C) is superstitious about the number 13 and has always felt dogged by ill-luck. In the house where he lives, there are 13 steps down to the landing below his rooms. His landlady lives her life almost exclusively through her library, blind to the

The Goon show

Anarchic, ground-breaking and hilariously inventive, ‘The Goon Show’ re-shaped comedy and set new standards in the genre. The mix of brilliant wordplay, mental slapstick and surreal clowning ensures its popularity will never wane. » Check Price Now!

Goon Show Vol.3 – I Walk Backwards

The Treasure of Loch Lomond, The Greenslade Story, Wings Over Dagenham and The Rent Collectors. » Check Price Now!

Science and Scientists

Read by Clare Corbett and Benjamin Soames. 2 Compact Discs. CD1: 71.00; CD2: 74.29. Total 2:25:29. » Check Price Now!

Kipps

Orphaned at an early age, raised by his aunt and uncle, and apprenticed for seven years to a draper, Artie Kipps is stunned to discover upon reading a newspaper advertisement that he is the grandson of a wealthy gentleman – and the inheritor of his fortune. Thrown dramatically into the upper classes, he struggles desperately

Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey was Jane Austen’s first novel and was written between 1798 and 1803. The novel is a coming of age tale, focusing on the comedic adventures of a sheltered seventeen-year-old girl who learns to navigate the polite society of Bath (a popular English resort town) and Northanger Abbey (the fancy home of one of

Moll Flanders

The Fortunes & Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders (aka Moll Flanders) is a novel by Daniel Defoe, 1st published in 1722. It purports to be the true account of the life of the eponymous Moll, detailing her exploits from birth until old age. By 1721, Defoe had become a recognised novelist, with the success

Around the World in 80 Days

One ill-fated evening at the Reform Club, Phileas Fogg rashly bets his companions £20,000 that he can travel around the entire globe in just eighty days – and he is determined not to lose. Breaking the well-established routine of his daily life, the reserved Englishman immediately sets off for Dover, accompanied by his hot-blooded French

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

In this harrowing tale of good and evil, the mild-mannered Dr. Jekyll develops a potion that unleashes his secret, inner persona€”the loathsome, twisted Mr. Hyde. Read by Tim Pigott-Smith Abridged for a running time of 2hr 25minutes » Check Price Now!

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

Helen Graham moves to Wildfell Hall in a shroud of mystery: where has she come from, and who exactly is she? Anne’s novel is the story of the beautiful and mysterious Helen Graham, who arrives at Wildfell Hall suddenly one day. No-one knows who she is or where she has come from, and Gilbert Markham,