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All Audiobooks new titles

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Enjoy a book on your daily commute, a road trip or while you take a walk. Check out our wide range of audiobooks on CD or ready to download to your device. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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The Summer House by James Patterson

The Summer House

James Patterson

Audio CD

"For seven unsuspecting victims, death comes in the dark. Once a luxurious getaway for a wealthy Southern family, the Summer House has long since fallen into disrepair. Its fall from grace is complete when it becomes the scene of a horrific mass murd...

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Friends and strangers by J. Courtney Sullivan

Friends and strangers

J. Courtney Sullivan

Audio CD

"Elisabeth, an accomplished journalist and new mother, is struggling to adjust to life in a small town after nearly twenty years in New York City. Alone in the house with her infant son all day (and awake with him much of the night), she feels uneasy,...

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Star Wars. Shadow fall by Alexander Freed

Star Wars. Shadow fall

Alexander Freed

Audio CD

"Alphabet Squadron’s hunt for the deadliest TIE fighters in the galaxy continues in this Star Wars adventure! News of the New Republic’s victory still reverberates through the galaxy. In its wake, the capital ships of the newly legitimized galactic g...

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We are all Greta by Valentina Giannella

We are all Greta

Valentina Giannella

Audio CD

"Global warming, the greenhouse effect, fossil fuels - what do they all mean? What are biodiversity and sustainable development? Who is studying the changes that are taking place here on Earth? Which sources are reliable? What action can I take? We Are...

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The bad luck lighthouse by Nicki Thornton

The bad luck lighthouse

Nicki Thornton

Audio CD

"The twisty-turny sequel to the bestselling The Last Chance Hotel - Agatha Christie meets Harry Potter! In solving the mystery of the Last Chance Hotel, Seth has discovered a bewildering new world of magic. But the truth about his mother's fate remains,...

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The secret of the dark waterfall by Alexander McCall Smith

The secret of the dark waterfall

Alexander McCall Smith

Audio CD

"The School Ship Tobermory and its intrepid young crew are back in Hebridean waters. When a violent storm blows them off course to a remote island, they discover a fisherman's journal written a hundred years ago which tells of a mysterious shipwreck ...

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The battle for perfect by Helena Duggan

The battle for perfect

Helena Duggan

Audio CD

"Things have quietened down in the town that used to be Perfect. But stories reach Violet and Boy of five missing scientists. And then they discover something odd in the forest outside Town - a mirror maze hiding a huge castle. Creeping inside, they overhear...

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Colin Hoult's carnival of monsters by Colin Hoult

Colin Hoult's carnival of monsters

Colin Hoult

Audio CD

"Enter the Carnival of Monsters, a bizarre and hilarious world of sketches, stories and characters, presented by the sinister Ringmaster. Meet such monstrous yet strangely familiar oddities as: Thwor - the mighty (but Leeds-based) god of Thwunder; Len...

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The first men in the moon by Jonathan Barnes

The first men in the moon

Jonathan Barnes

Audio CD

"Mr Bedford has an extraordinary tale to tell. A tale of discovery and adventure, of bravery and sacrifice, and of strange creatures beyond our world. His story begins with a chance meeting in the English countryside. Professor Cornelius Cavor is a s...

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The doll house by James Goss

The doll house

James Goss

Audio CD

"Jenny Collins was once a beautiful singer, married into a rich family. Now she lives locked in a tower at Collinwood. Her husband has left her, her children have been taken away, and the horror and isolation have driven her mad. The only person she ever...

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This is marketing by Seth Godin

This is marketing

Seth Godin

Audio CD

"Over the past quarter century, Seth Godin has taught and inspired millions of entrepreneurs, marketers, leaders, and fans from all walks of life, via his blog, online courses, lectures, and bestselling books. He is the inventor of countless ideas and...

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Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth

Black Klansman

Ron Stallworth

Audio CD

"When Ron Stallworth, the first black detective in the history of the Colorado Springs Police Department, comes across a classified ad in the local paper asking for all those interested in joining the Ku Klux Klan to contact a P.O. box, Detective Sta...

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The message by Jia Mai

The message

Jia Mai

Audio CD

"China, 1941. While war rages in Europe, Japan has established itself as the supreme power in Asia. Hangzhou, known for its beautiful scenery, has become a stronghold of the Japanese puppet government. One day, five officers from the code-breaking de...

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Red dirt country by Fleur McDonald

Red dirt country

Fleur McDonald

Audio CD

"Recovering from an undercover case in outback Queensland, Dave Burrows finally returns to Perth, to join his pregnant wife, Melinda, and their small daughter, Bec. Things have been off-kilter between Mel and Dave for some time and nothing he says or...

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The battles for Kokoda plateau by David W. Cameron

The battles for Kokoda plateau

David W. Cameron

Audio CD

"On 21 July 1942, a large Japanese reconnaissance mission landed along the north-eastern coastline of Papua, it would soon turn into an all-out attempt to capture Port Morseby. This is the powerful story of the three weeks of battle by a small Austra...

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The last princess by Matthew Dennison

The last princess

Matthew Dennison

Audio CD

"Beatrice was the last child born to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Her father died when she was four and Victoria came to depend on her youngest daughter absolutely, but she also demanded from her complete submission. It is an enthralling story, not...

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A week at the shore by Barbara Delinsky

A week at the shore

Barbara Delinsky

Audio CD

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Damaged by Lisa Scottoline

Damaged

Lisa Scottoline

Audio CD

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The indigo ghosts by Alys Clare

The indigo ghosts

Alys Clare

Audio CD

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Operative 66 by Andy McDermott

Operative 66

Andy McDermott

Audio CD

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The lost diary of Venice by Margaux DeRoux

The lost diary of Venice

Margaux DeRoux

Audio CD

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Night forever by Ali Sparkes

Night forever

Ali Sparkes

Audio CD

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Hunted by Alex Knight

Hunted

Alex Knight

Audio CD

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Invasion by Jeff Norton

Invasion

Jeff Norton

Audio CD

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In the shadow of heroes by Nicholas Bowling

In the shadow of heroes

Nicholas Bowling

Audio CD

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The transatlantic book club by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

The transatlantic book club

Felicity Hayes-McCoy

Audio CD

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Mother by Laura Jarratt

Mother

Laura Jarratt

Audio CD

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Fifty-fifty by Steve Cavanagh

Fifty-fifty

Steve Cavanagh

Audio CD

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An unlikely pilgrimage by Rachel Joyce

An unlikely pilgrimage

Rachel Joyce

Audio CD

"Rachel Joyce captured the hearts of millions with her bestselling debut novel, which told the moving tale of an ordinary man, Harold Fry, who embarks on an epic journey to deliver a message and save a life. But Harold's story began its life on radio,...

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The unforgiven by Barbara Machin

The unforgiven

Barbara Machin

Audio CD

"A gripping five-part crime thriller set 15 years before Waking the Dead. Set in 1984 - a world without DNA, CCTV, mobiles, or the internet - The Unforgiven reveals how the iconic Waking the Dead team got together, before they became an official cold...

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Beauty of Britain. Series 1-3 by Christopher Douglas

Beauty of Britain. Series 1-3

Christopher Douglas

Audio CD

"The complete series 1-3 of the BBC Radio 4 narrative comedy featuring Beauty Oolonga's adventures as a care worker, starring Jocelyn Jee Esien. 'Beauty of Britain' breaks the embarrassed silence about what happens to us when we get old and start to lose...

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My first planet by Phil Whelans

My first planet

Phil Whelans

Audio CD

"The story so far: Unfortunately, Burrows the leader of the colony has died on the voyage, so his Number 2, Brian (Nicholas Lyndhurst), is now in charge. He's a nice enough chap, but no alpha male, and his desire to sort things out with a nice friendly...

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Son of a silverback by Russell Kane

Son of a silverback

Russell Kane

Audio CD

"From one of Britain's most popular and prolific comedians comes the candid and hilarious story of his formative years in working-class Essex - and how growing up in the shadow of a dominant 'silverback' father has left its imprint on him as a man and...

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Rise up by 1993- author Stormzy

Rise up

1993- author Stormzy

Audio CD

"From one of Britain's most popular and prolific comedians comes the candid and hilarious story of his formative years in working-class Essex - and how growing up in the shadow of a dominant 'silverback' father has left its imprint on him as a man and...

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The diary of River Song. Series two

The diary of River Song. Series two

Audio CD

"Time travelling archaeologist and adventurer River Song returns - and this time she will be stepping into the past life of the Doctor, encountering two of his incarnations at once! From the space exploration vessel Saturnius - which is heading to a....

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The avengers Volume 4

The avengers Volume 4

Audio CD

"Steed and Dr Keel return to action in these four recreations of classic lost episodes: 1. Kill the King by James Mitchell, adapted by John Dorney: When the King of an unstable Far Eastern country visits the UK to sign an oil treaty, Steed is assigned...

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So lucky by Dawn O'Porter

So lucky

Dawn O'Porter

Audio CD

"Beth shows that women really can have it all. Ruby lives life by her own rules. And then there's Lauren, living the dream ... Beth hasn't had sex in a year. Ruby feels like she's failing. Lauren's happiness is fake news. And it just takes one shocking...

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Task Force Baum by James D. Shipman

Task Force Baum

James D. Shipman

Audio CD

"Based on the true story of General Patton's clandestine unauthorized raid on a World War II POW camp. March, 1945. Allied forces are battle-worn but wearily optimistic. Russia's Red Army is advancing hard on Germany from the east, bolstering Allied ...

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Square haunting by Francesca Wade

Square haunting

Francesca Wade

Audio CD

"Mecklenburgh Square, on the radical fringes of interwar Bloomsbury, was home to activists, experimenters and revolutionaries; among them were the modernist poet H. D., detective novelist Dorothy L. Sayers, classicist Jane Harrison, economic historian...

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Girl, woman, other by Bernardine Evaristo

Girl, woman, other

Bernardine Evaristo

Audio CD

"Teeming with life and crackling with energy - a love song to modern Britain, to black womanhood. Follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories of their families, friends and...

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If I never met you by Mhairi McFarlane

If I never met you

Mhairi McFarlane

Audio CD

"When Laurie’s partner of eighteen years, Dan, dumps her to ‘find himself’ (and leave her on the shelf at 36), she is blindsided. But not as blindsided as when he announces that his new girlfriend is now pregnant. Working in the same office with Dan is...

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The spy who tried to stop a war by Marcia Mitchell

The spy who tried to stop a war

Marcia Mitchell

Audio CD

"In January 2003, 28-year-old GCHQ translator Katharine Gun received an email from the US National Security Agency that would turn her world upside down. The message requested Katharine's assistance in co-ordinating an illegal US-UK spy operation which...

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Summer of the three pagodas by Jean Moran

Summer of the three pagodas

Jean Moran

Audio CD

"Hong Kong, 1950: Dr Rowena Rossiter longs to follow her heart, and her love, but the shadows of a violent past threaten to engulf her. Rowena's daughter, conceived during the horrors of the Japanese invasion, is safely at boarding school. Her great ...

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Saving Missy by Beth Morrey

Saving Missy

Beth Morrey

Audio CD

"Missy Carmichael's life has become small. Grieving for a family she has lost or lost touch with, she's haunted by the echoes of her footsteps in her empty home; the sound of the radio in the dark; the tick-tick-tick of the watching clock. Spiky and ...

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Roaring girls by Holly Kyte

Roaring girls

Holly Kyte

Audio CD

"A Roaring Girl was loud when she should be quiet, disruptive when she should be submissive, sexual when she should be pure, 'masculine' when she should be 'feminine'. Meet the unsung heroines of British history who refused to play by the rules."--Provided...

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Whiskey when we're dry by John Larison

Whiskey when we're dry

John Larison

Audio CD

"In the spring of 1885, seventeen-year-old Jessilyn Harney finds herself orphaned and alone on her family's homestead. Desperate to fend off starvation and predatory neighbours, she cuts her hair, binds her chest, saddles her beloved mare, and sets off...

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The little village of Happiness by Holly (Novelist) Martin

The little village of Happiness

Holly (Novelist) Martin

Audio CD

"Willow McKay needs a fresh start. Her recent break-up may not have left her heartbroken, but it's wounded her pride. Desperate for change, an advert offering free homes in a picturesque village in Cornwall sounds perfect. Without thinking, Willow packs...

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The last drop of blood by Graham Masterton

The last drop of blood

Graham Masterton

Audio CD

"It started with the judge. He was about to sentence five of Cork's most notorious criminals. But his body has just turned up, beaten and broken, on an isolated road in his burned-out car. Now four members of a rival gang have been shot, and in retal...

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The single mums move on by Janet Hoggarth

The single mums move on

Janet Hoggarth

Audio CD

"After her fiance left her, Ali and her daughter Grace enjoyed living in what became known as 'the Single Mums' Mansion'. However, with her best friends Amanda and Jacqui moving on, it's time for Ali and Grace to make their own way. Thankfully, a cha...

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A day like today by John Humphrys

A day like today

John Humphrys

Audio CD

"For more than three decades, millions of Britons have woken to the sound of John Humphrys' voice. As presenter of Radio 4's Today, the nation's most popular news programme, he is famed for his tough interviewing, his deep misgivings about authority in...

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The intended victim by Alexandra Ivy

The intended victim

Alexandra Ivy

Audio CD

"The body lying on a cold steel slab bears all the hallmarks of the Chicago Butcher. There's a cruel slash across her throat, deep enough to sever the carotid artery, and a small crescent carved into her right breast. Her delicate features are painfu...

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Untouchable by Jayne Ann Krentz

Untouchable

Jayne Ann Krentz

Audio CD

"Quinton Zane is back. Jack Lancaster, consultant to the FBI, has always been drawn to the coldest of cold cases, the kind that law enforcement either considers unsolvable or else has chalked up to accidents or suicides. As a survivor of a fire, he f...

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What do animals think and feel? by Karsten Brensing

What do animals think and feel?

Karsten Brensing

Audio CD

"Biologist Karsten Brensing has something astonishing to tell us about the animal kingdom: namely that animals, by any reasonable assessment, have developed the sophisticated systems of social organization and behaviour that human beings call 'cultur...

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The subjugate by Amanda Bridgeman

The subjugate

Amanda Bridgeman

Audio CD

"In a small religious community rocked by a spree of shocking murders, Detectives Salvi Brentt and Mitch Grenville find themselves surrounded by suspects. The Children of Christ have a tight grip on their people, and the Solme Complex neurally edit v...

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Wicked by Jilly Cooper

Wicked

Jilly Cooper

Audio CD

"At Bagley Hall, a notoriously wild school crammed with the children of the famous, trouble is afoot. The ambitious and fatally attractive headmaster, Hengist Brett-Taylor, hatches a plan to share facilities with Larkminster Comprehensive - known locally,...

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The Captain and the Glory by Dave Eggers

The Captain and the Glory

Dave Eggers

Audio CD

"The grand ship Glory has been skilfully captained for years, but when its well-loved old skipper decides to step down, a new era begins. The new Captain is vulgar, bumbling and inexplicably confident. With no knowledge of nautical navigation or maritime...

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13 ways of looking at a fat girl by Mona Awad

13 ways of looking at a fat girl

Mona Awad

Audio CD

"Growing up in the suburban hell of Misery Saga (a.k.a. Mississauga), Lizzie has never liked the way she looks - even though her best friend Mel says she's the pretty one. She starts dating guys online, but she's afraid to send pictures, even when her...

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Beating about the bush by M. C. Beaton

Beating about the bush

M. C. Beaton

Audio CD

"When private detective Agatha Raisin comes across a severed leg in a roadside hedge, it looks like she is about to become involved in a particularly gruesome murder. Looks, however, can be deceiving, as Agatha discovers when she is employed to investigate...

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The girl with the amber comb by Linda Finlay

The girl with the amber comb

Linda Finlay

Audio CD

"Orphaned at birth, Eliza lives with her beloved grandparents in a waterlogged Somerset cottage surrounded by willow beds where she ekes out a living making laundry baskets and eel traps. Although poor she is content, until childhood friend Clem, regales...

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Wolf of Wessex by Matthew Harffy

Wolf of Wessex

Matthew Harffy

Audio CD

"AD 838: deep in the forests of Wessex, Dunston's solitary existence is shattered when he stumbles on a mutilated corpse. Accused of the murder, Dunston must clear his name and keep the dead man's daughter alive in the face of savage pursuers desperate...

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A daughter's ruin by Kitty Neale

A daughter's ruin

Kitty Neale

Audio CD

"Seventeen-year-old Constance has had a privileged upbringing in Clapham, with staff to attend to her every need. But her parents have always been cold and distant, never showing her love. Craving affection, Constance falls into the arms of Albie Jones,...

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Sea of bones by Deborah O'Donoghue

Sea of bones

Deborah O'Donoghue

Audio CD

"Juliet is used to wielding power and influence in her line of work, but when her beloved niece dies, she finds herself powerless in the face of her grief and has doubts over the coroner's report of suicide. She travels back to her family's remote coastal...

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A village scandal by Dilly Court

A village scandal

Dilly Court

Audio CD

"Spring in the village, April, 1869. It's spring in Little Creek and wedding bells are ringing. After their hasty marriage the Christmas before, Daisy Marshall is overjoyed to be finally marrying dashing Jay Fox properly, in front of the whole village....

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The wild card by Teresa Crane

The wild card

Teresa Crane

Audio CD

"An intensely gripping story of two extraordinary families from bestseller Teresa Crane. Perfect for fans of Emily Gunnis, Fiona Valpy and Santa Montefiore, The Wild Card is an unforgettable read. Siobhan Clough and her children are enjoying a holiday...

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When life gives you lemons by Fiona Gibson

When life gives you lemons

Fiona Gibson

Audio CD

"Between tending to the whims of her seven-year-old and the demands of her boss, Viv barely gets a moment to herself. It’s not quite the life she wanted, but she hasn’t run screaming for the hills yet. But then Viv’s husband Andy makes his mid-life crisis...

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Lazarus by Lars Kepler

Lazarus

Lars Kepler

Audio CD

"A dead man is found in an apartment in Oslo. He's an unknown grave defiler and trophy collector, and when the police open his kitchen freezer, they make a terrible discovery. A few days later, Joona Linna is contacted by a German police detective who...

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Last request by Liz Mistry

Last request

Liz Mistry

Audio CD

"When a body is discovered under Bradford's derelict Odeon car park, DS Nikita Parekh and her team are immediately called to the scene. Distracted by hunting down the drug cartel running rampant on her estate, Nikki is relieved when the investigation...

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How to cope by Claire Hayes

How to cope

Claire Hayes

Audio CD

'Life can be demanding enough without us causing ourselves greater upset because we "don't feel happy". Instead, let's welcome all our feelings of distress, all our thoughts and beliefs about life's challenges, and focus on transforming these in a way...

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Uncharted by Margaret Heffernan

Uncharted

Margaret Heffernan

Audio CD

We are addicted to prediction, desperate for certainty about the future. But the complexity of modern life won't provide that; experts in forecasting are reluctant to look more than 400 days out. History doesn't repeat itself and even genetics won't tell...

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Never ever tell by Kirsty Ferguson

Never ever tell

Kirsty Ferguson

Audio CD

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One day in summer by Shari Low

One day in summer

Shari Low

Audio CD

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A village murder by Frances Evesham

A village murder

Frances Evesham

Audio CD

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The forever man by Eoin Colfer

The forever man

Eoin Colfer

Audio CD

Riley, an orphan boy living in Victorian London, has achieved his dream of becoming a renowned magician, the Great Savano. He owes much of his success to Chevie, a seventeen-year-old FBI agent who traveled from the future in a time pod and helped him...

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The Glimme by Emily Rodda

The Glimme

Emily Rodda

Audio CD

Lone Annie sees dragons in your future ... She sees giants. She sees fire and water. She sees death. Finn's life in the village of Wichant is hard. Only his drawings of the wild coastline, with its dragon-shaped clouds and headlands that look like giants,...

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Ten birthdays by Kerry Wilkinson

Ten birthdays

Kerry Wilkinson

Audio CD

There are going to be so many things I wish I could've told you in person, Poppy. I won't get the chance to do that, so perhaps this is my only way ... It's Poppy Kinsey's birthday. She should be blowing out candles and opening presents, but hers falls...

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Love on Beach Avenue by Jennifer Probst

Love on Beach Avenue

Jennifer Probst

Audio CD

You're cordially invited to the wedding fight of the season. Avery Sunshine might not have a soul mate of her own, but she still believes in happily ever after - for her clients. Making dreams come true is her business at Sunshine Bridal. When her best...

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Dreamer by Peter James

Dreamer

Peter James

Audio CD

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The Whitehall mandarin by Edward (Novelist) author. Wilson

The Whitehall mandarin

Edward (Novelist) author. Wilson

Audio CD

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No man's land by Neil Broadfoot

No man's land

Neil Broadfoot

Audio CD

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Summer on Seashell Island by Sophie Pembroke

Summer on Seashell Island

Sophie Pembroke

Audio CD

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28 summers by Elin Hilderbrand

28 summers

Elin Hilderbrand

Audio CD

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The ferryman's daughter by Juliet Greenwood

The ferryman's daughter

Juliet Greenwood

Audio CD

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The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner

The Jane Austen Society

Natalie Jenner

Audio CD

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Darwin's dragons by Lindsay Galvin

Darwin's dragons

Lindsay Galvin

Audio CD

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Beast battles by Tom Nicoll

Beast battles

Tom Nicoll

Audio CD

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