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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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When I was ten by Fiona Cummins

When I was ten

Fiona Cummins

eAudiobook

Twenty-one years ago, Dr Richard Carter and his wife Pamela were murdered in what has become the most infamous double murder of the modern age. Ten-year-old Sara Carter - nicknamed the Angel of Death - spent eight years in a children's secure unit and...

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Broken  by Jenny Lawson

Broken

Jenny Lawson

eAudiobook

As Jenny Lawson's hundreds of thousands of fans know, she suffers from depression. In Broken, she explores her experimental treatment of transcranial magnetic stimulation with brutal honesty. But also with brutal humour. Jenny discusses the frustration...

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Resilience

Resilience

eAudiobook

How do some people bounce back with vigor from daily setbacks, professional crises, or even intense personal trauma? This book reveals the key traits of those who emerge stronger from challenges, helps you train your brain to withstand the stresses of...

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School's out! by Gareth P. Jones

School's out!

Gareth P. Jones

eAudiobook

"The Dragon Detective Agency. Dirk Dilly speaking."Holly is desperate to be sleuthing with her partner-in-solving-crime, dragon Dirk Dilly, but instead she's stuck at her exclusive boarding school for children of the rich and famous. She's determined...

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Blood river by Tony Cavanaugh

Blood river

Tony Cavanaugh

eAudiobook

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Martin Sharp by Joyce Morgan

Martin Sharp

Joyce Morgan

eAudiobook

Martin Sharp's art was as singular as his style. He blurred the boundaries of high art and low with images of Dylan, Hendrix, and naked flower children that defined an era. Along the way the irreverent Australian was charged with obscenity and collab...

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A deadly education by Naomi Novik

A deadly education

Naomi Novik

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin.____________The Sunday Times bestselling novel from the award-winning author of UPROOTEDIn the start of an all-new series, the bestselling author of Uprooted and Spinning Silver introduces you to a dangerous school for the m...

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The family doctor by Debra Oswald

The family doctor

Debra Oswald

eAudiobook

A novel of searing emotional truth, told with the relentless pull of a thriller, from the award-winning creator of Offspring. 'The Family Doctor is a compelling thriller - fast-paced, gripping and frightening. But is more than that because it is a story...

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Alliance by S. H. Jucha

Alliance

S. H. Jucha

eAudiobook

Olawale Wombo and a small contingent of Omnians are sent to assist Earth to uplift its technological prowess. With the aid of the incomparable SADEs, advanced tech is transferred to the Sol Enclave, the system's governing body.After Sol's construction...

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Last flight to Stalingrad by Graham Hurley

Last flight to Stalingrad

Graham Hurley

eAudiobook

Berlin, 1942. For four years, the men in field grey have helped themselves to country after country across Western Europe. For Werner Nehmann, a journalist at the Promi - the Ministry of Propaganda - this dizzying series of victories has felt like a ...

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Flying tips for flightless birds by Kelly McCaughrain

Flying tips for flightless birds

Kelly McCaughrain

eAudiobook

From debut author Kelly McCaughrain comes a sweet and kooky romcom for fans of Wonder, Sarah Crossan and Susin Nielsen's We Are All Made of Molecules, starring flying-trapeze double act and brother/sister twins, Finch and Birdie Franconi, and their g...

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The single ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village by Joanna Nell

The single ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village

Joanna Nell

eAudiobook

Joanna Nell's life-affirming debut is a moving, funny, heart-warming tale of love and community. The life of 79-year-old pensioner Peggy Smart is as beige as the decor in her retirement village. Her week revolves around aqua aerobics and appointments...

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The little Swiss ski chalet by Julie Caplin

The little Swiss ski chalet

Julie Caplin

eAudiobook

It's time to pack your bags and head to the breathtaking, snow-covered peaks of the Swiss Alps for velvety hot chocolates, delicious cheeses and a gorgeous love story... Food technician Minna has always believed that chocolate will solve everything -...

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Hush little baby by Jane Isaac

Hush little baby

Jane Isaac

eAudiobook

The latest crime thriller featuring Family Liaison Officer DC Beth Chamberlain, Hush Little Baby is tightly plotted, fraught with tension and impossible to put down. Perfect for fans of Cara Hunter and K.L. Slater. Someone stole a baby... One sunny day...

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A wedding in Italy by Tilly Tennant

A wedding in Italy

Tilly Tennant

eAudiobook

Sun, spaghetti and sparkling prosecco. When it comes to finding love, there's no place like Rome... Kate is living the dream with her gorgeous boyfriend Alessandro in his native city, but the reality is sometimes a little less romantic than she'd hoped....

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Dead of night by Robert McNeill

Dead of night

Robert McNeill

eAudiobook

A French philanderer gets his comeuppance in Edinburgh, but which, if any, of his spurned lovers sealed his fate? DEAD OF NIGHT is the third book by Robert McNeill to feature Detective Inspector Jack Knox. A lecturer is killed and dumped in the Union...

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Triumph, 1933-1939 by Frank McDonough

Triumph, 1933-1939

Frank McDonough

eAudiobook

'A masterclass in the history of Nazi Germany, with an internationally renowned expert as the teacher' GET HISTORY. On 30 January 1933, Adolf Hitler was appointed the German Chancellor of a coalition government by President Hindenburg. Within a few months...

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Bear head by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Bear head

Adrian Tchaikovsky

eAudiobook

In a sequel to the much-praised Dogs of War, Honey the genetically engineered bear takes a ride in Jimmy the Martian's head and starts a revolution on the Red Planet. Mars. The red planet. A new frontier for humanity: a civilization where humans can live...

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Slow slicing by Tony J. Forder

Slow slicing

Tony J. Forder

eAudiobook

The bestselling author of the compelling DI Bliss crime series is back with another stunning novel. WHEN DEATH BECOMES THE KINDEST CUT OF ALL When slices of flesh and body parts are discovered in different areas of the country, DI Bliss and his team are...

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The dead of winter by S. J. Parris

The dead of winter

S. J. Parris

eAudiobook

Return to the origins of master spy Giordano Bruno in three gripping tales from No.1 bestseller S. J. Parris. The Secret Dead: During the summer of 1566, a girl's body is found within the walls of a Neapolitan monastery. Novice monk Giordano Bruno has...

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Happiness

Happiness

eAudiobook

What is the nature of human happiness, and how do we achieve it in the course of our professional lives? And is it even worth pursuing? This book explores answers to these questions with research into how happiness is measured, frameworks for persona...

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My life as a billionaire by Janet Tashjian

My life as a billionaire

Janet Tashjian

eAudiobook

Janet and Jake Tashjian's My Life as a Billionaire is Book 10 in the much-loved My Life series. Derek Fallon won the lottery and now gets to split over a billion dollars with a friend--the buying possibilities are endless--skateboards!, sneakers! video...

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The Sky blues by Robbie Couch

The Sky blues

Robbie Couch

eAudiobook

Sky's small town turns absolutely claustrophobic when his secret promposal plans get leaked to the entire school in this witty, heartfelt, and ultimately hopeful debut novel for fans of What if it's Us? and I Wish You All the Best. Sky Baker may be openly...

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What I like about me by Jenna Guillaume

What I like about me

Jenna Guillaume

eAudiobook

A funny, authentic YA debut about a teen girl juggling body image, friendship, family, and a beauty pageant ... all on her summer vacation. From debut author Jenna Guillaume."This is the book I would hand to teen me."--Becky Albertalli, #1 New York T...

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The anti-book by Raphael (Children's author) Simon

The anti-book

Raphael (Children's author) Simon

eAudiobook

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Book comes a darkly funny story about a boy who wants the world to disappear. This fantastical quest for comfort and belonging is perfect for fans of classics like The Phantom Tollbooth and Cor...

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Kisses and croissants by Anne-Sophie Jouhanneau

Kisses and croissants

Anne-Sophie Jouhanneau

eAudiobook

As sweet as a macaron from Laduree, with writing as crisp as a freshly baked baguette, this romantic novel set in Paris about an American ballerina and a charming French boy is parfait for fans of American Royals and Netflix's To All the Boys I've Lo...

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Blessed monsters by Emily A. Duncan

Blessed monsters

Emily A. Duncan

eAudiobook

The startling conclusion to the instant New York Times bestselling Something Dark and Holy trilogyThe girl, the monster, the prince, the queen. They broke the world. And some things can never be undone. In Emily A. Duncan's Blessed Monsters, they must...

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High conflict by Amanda Ripley

High conflict

Amanda Ripley

eAudiobook

When we are baffled by the insanity of the "other side"--In our politics, at work, or at home--it's because we aren't seeing how the conflict itself has taken over. That's what "high conflict" does. It's the invisible hand of our time. And it's different...

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Somewhere between bitter and sweet by Laekan Zea Kemp

Somewhere between bitter and sweet

Laekan Zea Kemp

eAudiobook

I'm Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter meets Emergency Contact in this stunning story of first love, familial expectations, the power of food, and finding where you belong.Penelope Prado has always dreamed of opening her own pastelería next to her fat...

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Billy Miller makes a wish by Kevin Henkes

Billy Miller makes a wish

Kevin Henkes

eAudiobook

Billy Miller is back! The stand-alone companion to two-time Newbery Honor author Kevin Henkes's award-winning, acclaimed, and bestselling The Year of Billy Miller, Billy Miller Makes a Wish is a laugh-out-loud funny and accessible story about summer,...

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My epic spring break (up) by Kristin Rockaway

My epic spring break (up)

Kristin Rockaway

eAudiobook

A fun and upbeat paperback original romance about a girl who finds a cheat sheet for love. Spring break ... heartache? For coder extraordinaire Ashley, high school is all about prepping for college. Her love life? Virtually nonexistent. She's never been...

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A warrior's choice by Erin Hunter

A warrior's choice

Erin Hunter

eAudiobook

A collection of three thrilling, never-before-seen novellas in the #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series: Blackfoot's Reckoning, Daisy's Kin, and Spotfur's Rebellion. Discover untold stories about three cats of the warrior Clans: a ShadowClan leader's...

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The little butterfly that could by Ross Burach

The little butterfly that could

Ross Burach

eAudiobook

This comical companion to Ross Burach's The Very Impatient Caterpillar pays loving homage to every child's struggle to persistthrough challenges while also delivering a lighthearted lesson on butterfly migration. Remember, if at first you don't succeed,...

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Exploded view by Carrie Tiffany

Exploded view

Carrie Tiffany

eAudiobook

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Almost there and almost not by Linda Urban

Almost there and almost not

Linda Urban

eAudiobook

From acclaimed author Linda Urban comes the funny, bittersweet story of a girl and her ghosts--and the welcoming home they find where they least expect it. California Poppy has been dropped off, yet again, with an unsuspecting relative. This time it's...

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The escape by Katherine Applegate

The escape

Katherine Applegate

eAudiobook

Almost nothing could be as bad as finding out your mother is Visser One, the most powerful leader of the Yeerk invasion of Earth. But it happened to Marco. And even though he's been handling it pretty well, he knew there'd come a time when he'd have to...

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Curse painter by Jordan Rivet

Curse painter

Jordan Rivet

eAudiobook

Art is magic. Art is a curse. Briar can curse with the flick of a paintbrush. Her paintings maim, bewitch, and-most effectively of all-destroy. But Briar doesn't want to hurt people anymore. She has fled her family's deadly curse business to start a new...

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The decision by Katherine Applegate

The decision

Katherine Applegate

eAudiobook

Ax and the Animorphs are about to have a huge problem. It starts when they decide to morph mosquitoes in order to slip by some unsuspecting Yeerks, and ends with them stuck in Zero-space with no idea how they got there, no way back to Earth ... and no...

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The underground by Katherine Applegate

The underground

Katherine Applegate

eAudiobook

What's tasty, good for you, and only takes sixty seconds to make? Oatmeal. And because of a strange reaction to the Yeerk's physiology, it's making the would-be invaders of Earth more than a little crazy. Now Rachel and the other Animorphs have a new...

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Israel by Noa Tishby

Israel

Noa Tishby

eAudiobook

"This is not your Bubbie's history book." --Bill Maher, host of Real Time with Bill Maher ​"A fascinating--and very moving--book that should be read by anyone for whom Israel is a mystery." --Aaron Sorkin, award-winning screenwriter of The West...

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War and Millie McGonigle by Karen Cushman

War and Millie McGonigle

Karen Cushman

eAudiobook

The Newbery Award-winning author of Catherine, Called Birdy and The Midwife's Apprentice tells a heartfelt and humorous story of WWII on the homefront. Millie McGonigle lives in sunny California, where her days are filled with beach and surf. It should...

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The warning by Katherine Applegate

The warning

Katherine Applegate

eAudiobook

Jake's made a pretty amazing discovery. It seems like there may be other people who know about the alien invasion of Earth. Others who know about the Yeerks. Jake finds a website devoted to revealing the existence of the Yeerks, but he and the other ...

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Fight for Planet A by Craig Reucassel

Fight for Planet A

Craig Reucassel

Audio CD

Most Australians accept that climate change is real, but many don't know what to do about it and feel powerless to make a difference. In Fight for Planet A, the book of the ABC series of the same name, Craig Reucassel shows that it isn't as scary as we...

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Under the Spanish stars by Alli Sinclair

Under the Spanish stars

Alli Sinclair

Audio CD

A life-changing journey, a family secret, a passionate encounter ... 1945. When Katarina Sanchez is drawn into the world of flamenco, she's forced to make a decision - comply with her affluent family's rigid lifestyle or live a life of poverty but en...

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Under the Parisian sky by Alli Sinclair

Under the Parisian sky

Alli Sinclair

Audio CD

1917. When dancer Viktoriya Budian flees war-torn Russia, she arrives in Paris, destitute and without hope. Her only chance of survival is to join the Ballets Russes, a controversial dance company that works with Pablo Picasso, Coco Chanel, and Henri...

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The promise by Lucy Diamond

The promise

Lucy Diamond

Audio CD

"When faced with the sudden death of his brother, Dan’s mission is clear. He puts together a project to help pick up the pieces and support his grieving sister-in-law Zoe, plus her young children. This is Dan’s promise - to ensure his family’s happiness,...

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The April dead by Alan Parks

The April dead

Alan Parks

Audio CD

"When an American sailor from the Holy Loch Base goes missing, Harry McCoy is determined to find him. But as he investigates, a wave of bombings hits Glasgow - with the threat of more to come. Soon McCoy realises that the sailor may be part of a shad...

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The spiral by Iain Ryan

The spiral

Iain Ryan

Audio CD

"Erma's life is far from perfect, but entirely ordinary. So when she is shot twice by a colleague, her quiet existence is shattered in an instant. With her would-be murderer dead, no one can give Erma the answers she needs to move on from her trauma....

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Close to home by Janet Gover

Close to home

Janet Gover

Audio CD

Two houses, both alike in dignity. Aunt Alice Dwyer loves her small Australian town. She's rarely left its comforting embrace. She knows everyone in it; in fact, she's related to most of them. All she wants is to keep her family safe and the town run...

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Summertime by Danielle Celermajer

Summertime

Danielle Celermajer

Audio CD

"Philosopher Danielle Celermajer's story of Jimmy the pig caught the world's attention during the Black Summer of 2019---20. Gathered here is that story and others written in the shadow of the bushfires that ravaged Australia. In the midst of the death...

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All the way to summer by Fiona Kidman

All the way to summer

Fiona Kidman

Audio CD

Fiona Kidman's early stories about New Zealand women's experiences scandalised with their vivid depictions of the heartbreaks and joys of desire, illicit liaisons and unconventional love. Her writing made her a feminist icon in the early 1980s and she...

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Raising girls who like themselves by Kasey Edwards

Raising girls who like themselves

Kasey Edwards

Audio CD

When you raise a girl who likes herself everything else follows. She will strive for excellence because she has faith in their ability to achieve it and the confidence to pick herself up. She will nurture her physical and mental health because it's natural...

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What's it like to be chased by a cassowary?

What's it like to be chased by a cassowary?

Audio CD

Ever wondered what happens to us as we die? Or how the Esky became an Aussie cultural icon? Or why we have leap years? Then look no further, and even if you haven't wondered, you'll want to find out. This anthology is a diverse collection of explainers...

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The serpent's skin by Erina Reddan

The serpent's skin

Erina Reddan

Audio CD

It's a cold and wintery night in 1968 and ten-year-old JJ's mother isn't home. The cows are milked, the pigs fed and her dad won't answer any questions. Sarah is the lifeblood of their family and her absence throws everyone off course: Tessa takes charge,...

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Empire in black and gold by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Empire in black and gold

Adrian Tchaikovsky

Audio CD

The days of peace are over. The city states of the Lowlands have lived in peace and prosperity for decades, bastions of civilisation and sophistication. That peace is about to end. In far-off corners, an ancient Empire has been conquering city after city...

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The Beijing conspiracy by Shamini Flint

The Beijing conspiracy

Shamini Flint

Audio CD

A long-lost daughter. An explosive secret. A lethal global conspiracy. Jack Ford Ex-marine Jack Ford has a daughter he never knew about in Beijing. He resolves to go to China. A country he hasn't returned to since he witnessed the horrors of the Tian...

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The confessions of young Nero by Margaret George

The confessions of young Nero

Margaret George

Audio CD

In the Roman Empire no one is safe from the sting of betrayal: man, woman - or child. As a boy, Nero's royal heritage becomes a threat to his very life, first when the mad emperor Caligula tries to drown him, then when his great aunt attempts to secure...

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The divine feline by Belinda Alexandra

The divine feline

Belinda Alexandra

Audio CD

Cats and women share many traits: beauty, elegance, sensitivity, affectionate natures, a knack for nurturing and a love of the luxurious. Then there are the qualities cats possess that women long to emulate: fighting fiercely to protect themselves, n...

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Handle with care by Rochelle Bugg

Handle with care

Rochelle Bugg

Audio CD

This is the story of 25 year old Rochelle as she nurses her mum through a terminal brain tumour having already lost her dad to pancreatic cancer, aged 14. Based on the author's popular blog, this accessible guide provides a unique in-depth look at the...

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The little sleep by Paul Tremblay

The little sleep

Paul Tremblay

Audio CD

Mark Genevich is a South Boston P.I. with a little problem: he's narcoleptic, and he suffers from the most severe symptoms, including hypnogogic hallucinations. These waking dreams wreak havoc for a guy who depends on real-life clues to make his livi...

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The silent listener by Lyn Yeowart

The silent listener

Lyn Yeowart

Audio CD

In the cold, wet summer of 1960, 11-year-old Joy Henderson lives in constant fear of her father. She tries to make him happy but, as he keeps reminding her, she is nothing but a filthy sinner destined for Hell ... Yet, decades later, she returns to t...

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The third space by Adam Fraser

The third space

Adam Fraser

Audio CD

Every day we undertake dozens of different roles, tasks and experiences. Most of us habitually carry our mindset and emotional state from one of these activities to the next, and all too often this has negative, occasionally disastrous consequences. For...

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Hostile skies by David H. S. Morgan

Hostile skies

David H. S. Morgan

Audio CD

"David Morgan, RAF officer and poet, relives his experiences during the Falklands War in this vivid memoir. On secondment to the Royal Navy when the Argentine invasion of the Falklands began and personally credited with shooting down two Argentine Skyhawks...

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Pain by Abdul-Ghaaliq Lalkhen

Pain

Abdul-Ghaaliq Lalkhen

Audio CD

"Pain is part of human existence but we understand very little of the mechanics of it. We damage ourselves, we feel pain, we seek help from a professional or learn to not do that bad thing again. The story of what goes on in our body is not this simple....

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The sisters of St Croix by Diney Costeloe

The sisters of St Croix

Diney Costeloe

Audio CD

"A gripping story of love, death and danger in Nazi Occupied France. When Adelaide Anson-Gravetty finds out her father is not the man who raised her, she is both shocked and intrigued. Determined to find out more about her new family, she travels to ...

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Warfare by Stewart Sheargold

Warfare

Stewart Sheargold

Audio CD

"The dark days have come again. It's the end for Gallifrey. The most learned civilisation in the universe has come to war. The Capitol is in ruins; pitched battles are an everyday occurrence, futures are being changed. The first Imperiatrix, back from...

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The Forest of Doom by David Smith

The Forest of Doom

David Smith

Audio CD

"When Vale Moonwing returns to Darkwood Forest, she discovers that her old friend, the wizard Yaztromo, has vanished - himself?"--Container.

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The Liberator chronicles. Volume 6, Incentive, Blake's story and Jenna's story

The Liberator chronicles. Volume 6, Incentive, Blake's story and Jenna's story

Audio CD

"Three enhanced audiobooks performed by the stars of the classic BBC television series. These stories are set during Series 3."--Provided by publisher.

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Torchwood, Moving target by Guy Adams

Torchwood, Moving target

Guy Adams

Audio CD

"Suzie Costello would never describe herself as a hero. Not even if she were the last woman on Earth. Turns out, she's the second last woman on Earth, and that'll just have to do. With the Earth frozen in time, Suzie becomes locked in a battle to save...

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Gallery of ghouls by Alan Barnes

Gallery of ghouls

Alan Barnes

Audio CD

"When the TARDIS lands in Brighton the Doctor and Romana have the chance to spend some time at the seaside. But with it being too early for the opening of the Pavilion, they have to look elsewhere for their entertainment - perhaps Madame Tissot's tra...

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The little Swiss ski chalet by Julie Caplin

The little Swiss ski chalet

Julie Caplin

Audio CD

"It's time to pack your bags and head to the breathtaking, snow-covered peaks of the Swiss Alps for velvety hot chocolates, delicious cheeses and a gorgeous love story. Food technician Minna has always believed that chocolate will solve everything - and...

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Silenced by Matt Fitton

Silenced

Matt Fitton

Audio CD

"3.1 House of Silents by Matt Fitton There is no record of the presence of an alien species known as ‘The Silents’ on Earth. UNIT has never engaged hostiles capable of editing themselves from observers’ memories. There is no evidence that such an opponent,...

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Girl A by Abigail Dean

Girl A

Abigail Dean

Audio CD

"Lex Gracie doesn't want to think about her family. She doesn't want to think about growing up in her parents' House of Horrors. And she doesn't want to think about her identity as Girl A: the girl who escaped. When her mother dies in prison and leaves...

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The lost boys by Faye Kellerman

The lost boys

Faye Kellerman

Audio CD

"When Bertram Lanz, a developmentally disabled man, goes missing from a local diner, detective Peter Decker is put on the case. Very quickly, he realises there is more to the disappearance than meets the eye when he discovers Lanz's nurse is missing too,...

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The last goodbye by Fiona Lucas

The last goodbye

Fiona Lucas

Audio CD

"Spencer was the love of Anna's life: her husband, her best friend, her rock. She thought their love would last forever. But three years ago, Spencer was tragically killed in an accident and Anna's world was shattered. How can she ever move on, when she's...

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Perfume Paradiso by Janey Jones

Perfume Paradiso

Janey Jones

Audio CD

"Romance is the last thing on Charlotte Alexander's mind. Her perfume business is flourishing. And a glamorous new life in New York awaits. Just one more thing is needed: a supply of artisan lavender for her trademark scent. But when Charlotte stumbles...

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The new wilderness by Diane Cook

The new wilderness

Diane Cook

Audio CD

"Bea's five-year-old daughter, Agnes, is slowly wasting away. The smog and pollution of the overdeveloped, overpopulated metropolis they call home is ravaging her lungs. Bea knows she cannot stay in the City, but there is only one alternative: The Wi...

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The witch hunter by Max Seeck

The witch hunter

Max Seeck

Audio CD

"Set in Helsinki, Detective Niemi is investigating a series of brutal ritualistic murders that begin to mimic those in a bestselling series of popular novels. Racing to beat the killer to their next move, it's only a matter of time before she realises...

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Girl by Kenya Hunt

Girl

Kenya Hunt

Audio CD

"Guhl. Gworl. Gurl. Girl! No matter how you say it, there's undeniable power behind Black Girl Magic. Journalist and writer Kenya Hunt moved to London at the dawn of the Obama administration, just as social media was gaining momentum. Girl is a celebration...

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The coffinmaker's garden by Stuart MacBride

The coffinmaker's garden

Stuart MacBride

Audio CD

"As a massive storm batters the Scottish coast, Gordon Smith's home is falling into the North Sea. But the crumbling headland has revealed what he's got buried in his garden: human remains. With the storm still raging, it's too dangerous to retrieve the...

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The dead of winter by S. J. Parris

The dead of winter

S. J. Parris

Audio CD

"The secret dead: During the summer of 1566, a girl’s body is found within the walls of a Neapolitan monastery. Novice monk Giordano Bruno has a habit of asking difficult questions, but this time his investigations may lose him his place in the Dominican...

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The Hitler years. Triumph, 1933-1939 by Frank McDonough

The Hitler years. Triumph, 1933-1939

Frank McDonough

Audio CD

"On 30th January 1933, Adolf Hitler was appointed the German Chancellor of a coalition government by President Hindenburg. In a few months he installed a dictatorship, jailing and killing his leftwing opponents, terrorising the rest of the population...

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The house of a hundred whispers by Graham Masterton

The house of a hundred whispers

Graham Masterton

Audio CD

"Allhallows Hall is a rambling Tudor mansion on the edge of the bleak and misty Dartmoor. It is not a place many would choose to live. Yet the former Governer of Dartmoor Prison did just that. Now he's dead, and his children - long estranged - are set...

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Elizabethans by Andrew Marr

Elizabethans

Andrew Marr

Audio CD

"When the Queen ascended the throne in 1953 at the age of 25, Britain was a very different nation. In this vital history, Andrew Marr tells the story of modern Britain through the people who shaped it: from Sylvia Plath to Elvis Costello, Frank Critchlow...

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In the black by Patrick S. Tomlinson

In the black

Patrick S. Tomlinson

Audio CD

"In a demilitarized zone on the border of human space, long range spy satellites are mysteriously going quiet, and no one knows why. Captain Susan Kamala and her crew are dispatched to figure out what's going on and solve the problem. That problem, however,...

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Bear head by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Bear head

Adrian Tchaikovsky

Audio CD

"Mars. The red planet. A new frontier for humanity: a civilization where humans can live in peace, lord and master of all they survey. But this isn't Space City from those old science-fiction books. It's more like Hell City, built into and from a huge...

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Blackwood by Michael F. (Michael Farris) Smith

Blackwood

Michael F. (Michael Farris) Smith

Audio CD

"For years, Colburn has been haunted by his father's suicide and the rapid disintegration of his childhood home. As a teenager, Colburn fled Red Bluff, Mississippi, eager to escape his trauma and start fresh elsewhere. But when he returns to town as an...

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Codebreaking sisters by Patricia Owtram

Codebreaking sisters

Patricia Owtram

Audio CD

"Patricia and Jean Owtram are possibly the only living sisters to have signed the wartime Official Secrets Act. In the 1920s, the family took in Austrian Jewish refugees, and the sisters became fluent in German. When war broke out in 1939, Patricia was...

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The forgotten gift by Kathleen McGurl

The forgotten gift

Kathleen McGurl

Audio CD

"What would you do to protect the ones you love? 1861: George's life changes forever the day he meets Lucy. She's beautiful and charming, and he sees a future with her that his position as the second son in a wealthy family has never offered him. But...

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The German nurse by M. J. Hollows

The German nurse

M. J. Hollows

Audio CD

"A secret past. A forbidden love. A terrifying choice ... Her past could kill you. Guernsey, 1940. As war storms through Europe, Churchill orders the evacuation of all military personnel from the island. Boats ferry soldiers and vulnerable young children...

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The Marlow Murder Club by Robert Thorogood

The Marlow Murder Club

Robert Thorogood

Audio CD

"Judith Potts is seventy-seven years old and blissfully happy. She lives on her own in a faded mansion just outside Marlow, there's no man in her life to tell her what to do or how much whisky to drink, and to keep herself busy she sets crosswords for...

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The postmistress by Maggie (Novelist) Sullivan

The postmistress

Maggie (Novelist) Sullivan

Audio CD

"One ordinary street in Lancashire is getting ready for war, who knows what else is going on behind the net curtains? Vicky Parrot wanted more out of life than working all hours in her father’s Post Office. Her dreams were ruined when tragedy came calling,...

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Luckenbooth by Jenni Fagan

Luckenbooth

Jenni Fagan

Audio CD

"The devil's daughter rows to the shores of Leith in a coffin. The year is 1910 and she has been sent to a tenement building in Edinburgh by her recently deceased father to bear a child for a wealthy man and his fiance. The harrowing events that follow...

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A sinister service by Alyssa Maxwell

A sinister service

Alyssa Maxwell

Audio CD

"Following the devastation of the Great War, England's noble class takes comfort in honoring tradition. To celebrate their grandparents' wedding anniversary, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her siblings travel to Staffordshire to commission a china service bearing...

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Doorways to the infinite by Sally Kempton

Doorways to the infinite

Sally Kempton

Audio CD

"The sensuous and the sublime, the ordinary and the divine -- on the Tantric path, all qualities merge as one in the ecstasy and wonder of awakening. Doorways to the Infinite invites us to directly experience the core practices and insights of Tantra...

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HR by Nigel Williams

HR

Nigel Williams

Audio CD

"Jonathan Pryce and Nicholas le Provost deliver first-class performances in this comedy drama series, which charts the misfortunes of a middle-aged HR officer and his trouble-making colleague. Lazy HR officer Sam (Nicholas le Provost) and his equally...

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The king's evil  by Andrew Taylor

The king's evil

Andrew Taylor

Audio CD

"London 1667. In the Court of Charles II, it's a dangerous time to be alive - a wrong move could lead to disgrace, exile or death. The discovery of a murder at Clarendon House, the palatial home of one of the highest courtiers in the land, could have...

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Before her eyes by Jack Jordan

Before her eyes

Jack Jordan

Audio CD

"She can't see the killer. But the killer can see her. Naomi Hannah has been blind since birth. Struggling with living in a small, claustrophobic town, Naomi contemplates ending her life. But then she stumbles across the body of a young woman who has...

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Your guilty secret  by Rebecca (Novelist) Thornton

Your guilty secret

Rebecca (Novelist) Thornton

Audio CD

"This story is a lie. This story is your guilty secret. You know Lara King. The top billing of the showbiz pages, you've seen her every morning; over your breakfast, on your commute to work. You know everything about her; you've dissected her life. Her...

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The secret runners of New York by Matthew Reilly

The secret runners of New York

Matthew Reilly

Audio CD

" 'The windows on all the skyscrapers are smashed ... No power, no lights, no people ... It's a parallel New York of some kind.' The coming end. When Skye Rogers and her twin brother Red move to Manhattan, rumours of a coming global apocalypse are bu...

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