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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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Distant dreams by Judith Pella

Distant dreams

Judith Pella

eAudiobook

Carolina Adams has an intense interest in the new technology of railroads. When her father hires a new tutor, James Baldwin, who shares the same interests, Carolina and James begin to have unexpected feelings for each other.

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The wrong game by Kandi Steiner

The wrong game

Kandi Steiner

eAudiobook

Two season tickets. One genius idea. Zero interest in a relationship. The plan is simple: a brand new, hot, preferably funny, definitely single male will fill one of those seats for every Bears game at Soldier Field. And I'll fill the other. I can't think...

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Warhead by Jeff Henigson

Warhead

Jeff Henigson

eAudiobook

An often hilarious and always relevant memoir about one teen boy's battle with brain cancer and his Starlight Children's Foundation wish: to meet Mikhail Gorbachev in Russia and plead for nuclear disarmament and world peace.It's 1986, and Jeff is an ...

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Something to live for by Richard Roper

Something to live for

Richard Roper

Audio CD

All Andrew wants is to be normal. He has the perfect wife and 2.4 children waiting at home for him after a long day. At least, that's what he's told people. The truth is, his life isn't exactly as people think and his little white lie is about to catch...

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My lemon grove summer by Jo Thomas

My lemon grove summer

Jo Thomas

Audio CD

Zelda's looking for a fresh start, and a beautiful hilltop town in Sicily looking for new residents sounds like the ideal place. And who better to settle down with than her best friend Lennie? But the sun-filled skies and sparkling seas can't hide the...

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Death in the Tuscan hills by Marco Vichi

Death in the Tuscan hills

Marco Vichi

Audio CD

Spring, 1967. Florence is beginning to recover from the previous winter's flood. But Inspector Bordelli has not had any peace since his investigation of a young boy's murder went disastrously wrong. Unsettled and embittered, Bordelli resigns from the...

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Death in Avignon by Serena Kent

Death in Avignon

Serena Kent

Audio CD

When Penelope Kite attends a gallery opening on the arm of the gorgeous mayor of St Merlot, her dream life in Provence seems finally to have become a reality. But beneath the glamour, scandal is brewing. Shockwaves ripple through the art world when a...

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The flood by Kristina Ohlsson

The flood

Kristina Ohlsson

Audio CD

A man, wearing his daughter's wedding ring, is found in front of his fireplace, shot in the chest. A funeral director searches desperately for his brother - a man who doesn't seem to be missed. A woman struggles to protect her children and her life as...

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Four weddings and a festival by Annie Robertson

Four weddings and a festival

Annie Robertson

Audio CD

Lifelong romcom fans Bea, Lizzie, Hannah and Kat always joked about getting married in the same year: their own 'Four Weddings' summer. Now, after a flurry of engagements, it seems that year has arrived. But when Bea turns down her long-term boyfriend...

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Death at the Wychbourne Follies by Amy Myers

Death at the Wychbourne Follies

Amy Myers

Audio CD

1926, Kent. Lady Ansley's old Gaiety Theatre group are reuniting at Wychbourne Court for the weekend to perform the Follies. But, as Chef Nell Drury observes, Lady Ansley is worried. And rightly so, for as the group of actors and actresses - from the...

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Spies and stars by Charlotte Bingham

Spies and stars

Charlotte Bingham

Audio CD

In this wickedly funny sequel to MI5 and Me, it is the 1950s, and reluctant typist and spy's daughter Lottie has had the bad luck to fall in love with Harry, a handsome if frustrated young actor, who has been press-ganged into the family business as ...

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Death's dark valley by P. C. author. Doherty

Death's dark valley

P. C. author. Doherty

Audio CD

1311. Edward I is dead, but at Holyrood Abbey, the old king's former bodyguards protect his relics and watch over a mysterious prisoner. When Abbot Henry is poisoned, and two of the brothers brutally slain, Sir Hugh Corbett, Keeper of the Secret Seal,...

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Five steps to happy by Ella Dove

Five steps to happy

Ella Dove

Audio CD

When struggling actress Heidi has a life-changing accident aged 32, her world falls apart. Stuck in hospital, unable to walk, her only companion is Maud, the elderly lady in the bed next to hers. Heidi misses her freedom - surely 32 is too young to be...

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The dentist of darkness by David (Children's author) author. O'Connell

The dentist of darkness

David (Children's author) author. O...

Audio CD

Archie McBudge was planning a sweet summer at Honeystone Hall. But now the Wyrdie Tree, source of all the magic in the town of Dundoodle, is dying, and the guardian must save it. With enemies on every side, puzzles to solve and secrets to uncover - not...

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The perfect kitten by Holly Webb

The perfect kitten

Holly Webb

Audio CD

Abi has always wanted a kitten of her own, but when her family contact the local animal shelter to enquire about adopting one, she's devastated to find out that the busy road they live on would make it too dangerous. Then the shelter rescues a deaf w...

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A summer reunion by Fanny Blake

A summer reunion

Fanny Blake

Audio CD

Amy, Linda, Kate and Jane were best friends at school. Now, years later, they have grown apart. With a milestone birthday looming, Amy makes a shocking discovery about her husband, and decides it is time to reach out to her old friends once again. So,...

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When we were warriors by Emma Carroll

When we were warriors

Emma Carroll

Audio CD

Evacuation to an old house with forbidden rooms and dark secrets... An animal rescue service... Set in World War Two, Emma Carroll explores the resilience, resourcefulness and inventiveness of children when their lives fall to pieces. Introducing som...

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Seaglass by Eloise Williams

Seaglass

Eloise Williams

Audio CD

Lark struggles when her family and their friends go on holiday in a lonely caravan site on the Welsh coast. Her mother is ill, her little sister has stopped speaking and she has fallen out with her best friend. Is a girl in a green dress following her...

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Commodus by Simon Turney

Commodus

Simon Turney

Audio CD

Rome is enjoying a period of stability and prosperity. The Empire's borders are growing, and there are two sons in the imperial succession. But all is not as it appears. Two decades of war have taken their toll, and there are whispers of a sickness in...

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Shakti meditations by Sally Kempton

Shakti meditations

Sally Kempton

Audio CD

"Everything new that comes into our lives-- every change that unfolds-- emerges out of Shakti, the universal force of creation and transformation. Shakti Meditations provides an immediate way to experience the many gifts of this divine feminine power....

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The beautiful no by Sheri Salata

The beautiful no

Sheri Salata

eAudiobook

"Thursday morning.One hundred pounds overweight, no man in sight, and rounding the bend to 57 years old--a full-blown catastrophe."What happens when you realize you've had the career of your dreams, but you don't have the life of your dreams? This was...

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Never evers by Tom Ellen

Never evers

Tom Ellen

eAudiobook

On the school ski trip, Mouse knows certain classmates can't wait to see her fall flat on her face. Meanwhile, Jack looks forward to danger and girls, but hasn't a clue about either. That's until French teen sensation Roland arrives in the resort - who...

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With our blessing by Jo Spain

With our blessing

Jo Spain

eAudiobook

1975: A baby is forcibly taken from its devastated mother. 2010: The body of an elderly woman is found in a Dublin public park. Detective Inspector Tom Reynolds is convinced the murder is linked to historical events that took place in the notorious M...

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Mrs. Rossi's dream by Khanh Ha

Mrs. Rossi's dream

Khanh Ha

eAudiobook

"I live in a coastal town in the deep south of the Mekong Delta. During the war this was IV Corps, which saw many savage fights. Although the battles might have long been forgotten, some places cannot forget." Thus begins the harrowing yet poignant story...

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Becoming Dr. Seuss by Brian Jay Jones

Becoming Dr. Seuss

Brian Jay Jones

eAudiobook

The definitive, fascinating, all-reaching biography of Dr. Seuss Dr. Seuss is a classic American icon. Whimsical and wonderful, his work has defined our childhoods and the childhoods of our own children. The silly, simple rhymes are a bottomless well...

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Buried by Graham Masterton

Buried

Graham Masterton

eAudiobook

In Blarney, Cork, an old millworker's cottage guards its secrets. In 1921, a mother, father and their two young children disappeared from this house. And now, ninety-five years later, their mummified bodies have been discovered under the floorboards....

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Fever city by Tim (Australian author) Baker

Fever city

Tim (Australian author) Baker

eAudiobook

Nick Alston, a Los Angeles private investigator, is hired to find the kidnapped son of America's richest and most hated man. Hastings, a mob hitman in search of redemption, is also on the trail. But both men soon become ensnared by a sinister cabal t...

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A spring betrayal by Tom Callaghan

A spring betrayal

Tom Callaghan

eAudiobook

Inspector Akyl Borubaev finds himself caught up in a mysterious and gruesome new case: several children's bodies have been found buried together beneath the ice. In search for the truth, Borubaev himself is framed for his involvement in the production...

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Strictly between us by Jane Fallon

Strictly between us

Jane Fallon

eAudiobook

Tamsin and her best friend Michelle have been inseparable since they were teenagers. Even now they spend all their time together, along with Patrick, Michelle's handsome husband. So when Tamsin hears a rumour that Patrick is having an affair, she is ...

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Who will run the frog hospital? by Lorrie Moore

Who will run the frog hospital?

Lorrie Moore

eAudiobook

In this moving, poignant novel by the bestselling author of Birds of America, we share a grown woman's bittersweet nostalgia for the wildness of her youth.The summer Berie was fifteen, she and her best friend, Sils, had jobs at Storyland in upstate New...

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Kingdom of Needle and Bone by Mira Grant

Kingdom of Needle and Bone

Mira Grant

eAudiobook

By the time the spots appear, it's too late: Morris's disease is loose on the world, and the bodies of the dead begin to pile high in the streets.

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Accidental Presidents by Jared Cohen

Accidental Presidents

Jared Cohen

eAudiobook

The strength and prestige of the American presidency has waxed and waned since George Washington. Accidental Presidents looks at eight men who came to the office without being elected to it. It demonstrates how the character of the man in that powerful...

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Longbow girl by Linda Davies

Longbow girl

Linda Davies

eAudiobook

Set in the wilds of the Welsh mountains, the brave and beautiful longbow girl, Merry Owen, discovers a river that takes her back in time to the autocratic kingdom of King Henry VIII. While there she finds she must compete in an archery tournament to save...

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CBD oil by Gretchen Lidicker

CBD oil

Gretchen Lidicker

eAudiobook

Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is quickly becoming one of the biggest trends in beauty and wellness, as top athletes, celebrities, and doctors embrace its anti-anxiety, antioxidant, and pain-relieving properties. A powerful anti-inflammatory agent, this...

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Becoming a venture capitalist by Gary Rivlin

Becoming a venture capitalist

Gary Rivlin

eAudiobook

A reader-friendly guide to the inner workings and behind-the-scenes action of Silicon Valley and venture capitalism. Investigative reporter Gary Rivlin gives an armchair tour of the world of venture capitalism, while providing vivid case studies illu...

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Little sister by David Hewson

Little sister

David Hewson

eAudiobook

Kim and Mia Timmers were just eleven years old when they were imprisoned in a local psychiatric institution, accused of murdering the man they believed to be responsible for the death of their family. Now, ten years later, they are due for release.De...

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Hell Divers by Nicholas Sansbury Smith

Hell Divers

Nicholas Sansbury Smith

eAudiobook

The New York Times and USA Today bestselling seriesHumanity has finally found a new home, but the price is blood ...After a long, perilous journey, Hell Divers Xavier Rodriguez and Magnolia Katib discover the Metal Islands, a sunny habitable zone whe...

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Blood sisters by Graham Masterton

Blood sisters

Graham Masterton

eAudiobook

In a nursing home on the outskirts of Cork, an elderly nun lies dead. She has been suffocated. It looks like a mercy-killing - until another sister from the same convent is found viciously murdered, floating in the Glashaboy river. Why would anyone want...

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Emotional advantage by Randy Taran

Emotional advantage

Randy Taran

eAudiobook

"Randy Taran, in this book, provides an opportunity for people to look beyond narrow self-interests, to find out and consider what is of interest and benefit to others."--from the foreword by His Holiness the Dalai LamaThis program is read by the...

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Black water by Louise Doughty

Black water

Louise Doughty

eAudiobook

Harper wakes every night, terrified of the sounds outside his hut halfway up the mountain in Bali. He is afraid that his past as a mercenary has caught up with him and that his life may now be in danger. As he waits to discover his fate, he meets Rita,...

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Hornblower and the crisis by C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Hornblower and the crisis

C. S. (Cecil Scott) Forester

Audio CD

"Set in 1805, Hornblower and the Crisis finds Horatio Hornblower in possession of confidential dispatches from Bonaparte after a vicious hand-to-hand encounter with a French brig. The admiralty rewards Hornblower by sending him on a dangerous espionage...

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Bethany sings out by Holly Webb

Bethany sings out

Holly Webb

Audio CD

"Bethany has been keeping a secret from her best friends: she's attending The Shine School for the Performing Arts on a scholarship since her mum can't afford to pay for stage school. But with all her homework and the long journey to and from school every...

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Run away by Harlan Coben

Run away

Harlan Coben

Audio CD

After discovering his drug-addicted daughter Paige, who he has not seen in six months, panhandling in Central Park, Simon follows her into a dark and dangerous world he never knew existed that puts his family and his life on the line.

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What the wind knows by Amy Harmon

What the wind knows

Amy Harmon

Audio CD

Anne Gallagher grew up enchanted by her grandfather's stories of Ireland. Heartbroken at his death, she travels to his childhood home to spread his ashes. There, overcome with memories of the man she adored and consumed by a history she never knew, she...

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Freddy and Fredericka by Mark Helprin

Freddy and Fredericka

Mark Helprin

Audio CD

Freddy is the bright but aloof Prince of Wales. Fredericka is his blonde, beautiful and beloved wife. When they stumble into a public relations nightmare with no easy solution, they must make amends by serving an unusual penance. Litterally dropped from...

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A medal for murder by Frances Brody

A medal for murder

Frances Brody

Audio CD

It's no rest for the wicked as Kate Shackleton picks up her second sleuthing case. But exposing the culprit of a pawn-shop robbery turns sinister when her investigation takes her to Harrogate - and murder is only one step behind.A night at the theatre...

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A shadow intelligence by Oliver Harris

A shadow intelligence

Oliver Harris

Audio CD

MI6 has a dark side that needs men like Elliot Kane. He's spent fifteen years effectively managing deniable events overseas, picking up and dropping personalities as each new cover story comes into play. But when the woman he loves, Joanna Lake, vani...

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Black summer by M. W. author. Craven

Black summer

M. W. author. Craven

Audio CD

Charismatic chef Jared Keaton is serving a life sentence for the murder of his daughter, Elizabeth. Her body was never found and Keaton was convicted largely on the testimony of Detective Sergeant Washington Poe. So when a young woman staggers into a...

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The unquiet heart by Kaite Welsh

The unquiet heart

Kaite Welsh

Audio CD

Sarah Gilchrist has no intention of marrying her dull fiance Miles, the man her family hope will restore her reputation and put an end to her dreams of becoming a doctor. But when he is arrested for a murder she is sure he didn't commit, she finds herself...

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Blood relations by Jonathan Moore

Blood relations

Jonathan Moore

Audio CD

Who is Claire Gravesend? So wonders PI Lee Crowe when he finds her dead, in a fine cocktail dress, on top of a Rolls Royce in the most dangerous neighbourhood in San Francisco. Claire's mother doesn't believe the coroner: her daughter did not kill herself....

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Rags to riches by Maggie Ford

Rags to riches

Maggie Ford

Audio CD

In 1920s London, Amy Harrington leads a privileged life. Her maid, Alice Jordan, lives in the poverty-ridden East End. But when a disgraced Amy is disowned by her parents and fiance, Alice is the only person she can turn to... Lodging with Alice's fr...

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Summer of '69 by Elin Hilderbrand

Summer of '69

Elin Hilderbrand

Audio CD

Every year, the Levin children spend the summer at their grandmother's historic island home. But this year, Blair, the oldest sister, is pregnant with twins and unable to travel from Boston. Middle sister Kirby is caught up in civil rights protests. And...

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What lies buried by Margaret Kirk

What lies buried

Margaret Kirk

Audio CD

Ten year-old Erin is missing; taken in broad daylight during a birthday party. With no witnesses or leads, DI Lukas Mahler races against time to find her. But will Erin's abductor stop at one stolen child? When human remains are discovered on a const...

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Where there's a Will by Beth Corby

Where there's a Will

Beth Corby

Audio CD

After leaving university at the age of twenty-five with no idea what to do with her life, Hannah is stunned when she is left a mystery bequest by her rich, estranged great-uncle Donald. But there's a catch: before she can find out what she's inherited,...

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Summer days at Sunrise Farm by Lucy Daniels

Summer days at Sunrise Farm

Lucy Daniels

Audio CD

Veterinary nurse Helen Steer adores her job at Animal Ark, and with summer ahead things couldn't be better. That is, until her best friend goes travelling, leaving Helen unexpectedly jealous and questioning her relationship with her boyfriend Seb. Ch...

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Happy old me by Hunter Davies

Happy old me

Hunter Davies

Audio CD

On 8th February 2016, Hunter Davies' wife, Margaret Forster, died of spinal cancer, and in the days that followed, Hunter was forced to navigate the implications of being widowed. Revealing his emotional journey over the course of one year, he talks ...

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The secret vow by Natalie Meg Evans

The secret vow

Natalie Meg Evans

Audio CD

1918. Young, beautiful and impoverished, Katya arrives in Paris to begin a new life - leaving behind a terrible secret. She is swept up in the city's glamour - particularly the boutiques on the Champs-ɬysees, with their glittering haute couture gowns....

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The clockwork crow by Catherine Fisher

The clockwork crow

Catherine Fisher

Audio CD

A magical story of snow and stars set in a frost-bound Victorian country mansion. When orphaned Seren Rees is given a mysterious package by a strange and frightened man on her way to her new home, she reluctantly takes it with her. But what is in the...

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Oscar and the dognappers by Alan MacDonald

Oscar and the dognappers

Alan MacDonald

Audio CD

Sam had a very ordinary life, until Oscar the dog arrived on his doorstep. Because Oscar has a big secret - he can talk! In Sam and Oscar's second adventure, Sam's dad wants the whole family to get involved in his new business idea (a cafe with a rat...

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Super Cats by Gwyneth Rees

Super Cats

Gwyneth Rees

Audio CD

Tagg's life changed forever when he discovered that he's no ordinary kitten. His parents have super powers! Will Tagg have super strength like his dad, or amazing claws like his mum? All he knows is that his power will be AWESOME. But super cats are....

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Asha and the spirit bird by Jasbinder Bilan

Asha and the spirit bird

Jasbinder Bilan

Audio CD

Asha lives in the foothills of the Himalayas. She misses her papa who works in the city. When he suddenly stops sending his wages, a ruthless moneylender ransacks their home. Asha makes a pact with her best friend, Jeevan, to find her father. But the...

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Now you see me by Chris McGeorge

Now you see me

Chris McGeorge

Audio CD

My name is Matthew McConnell. You've probably heard my story. I took five of my friends on a boat through the longest canal tunnel in England. It takes two hours and twenty-six minutes to travel through that tunnel. Six of us entered, but I was the only...

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The other side of the river by Jessica Blair

The other side of the river

Jessica Blair

Audio CD

Gennetta Turner's father owns a large jet-carving company, but there is intense competition within the industry. Mr Turner devises a way of consolidating his hold over the town by marrying his daughter off to the son of his arch-rival. However, Gennetta...

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Gin and gingerbread by Elizabeth Jeffrey

Gin and gingerbread

Elizabeth Jeffrey

Audio CD

For Abigail Chiswell, the Colne riverfront in Colchester, Essex is a second home. With its own sights and sounds - of crowded quaysides, fishing smacks and packed oyster barrels - it means more to her than all the lofty rooms and comforts of her father's...

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Shipyard girls in love by Nancy Revell

Shipyard girls in love

Nancy Revell

Audio CD

Sunderland, 1941. With a brief break in air raids providing some much-needed respite from the war, things are looking up for head welder Rosie, who has fallen head over heels for Detective Sergeant Miller. But how long can their romance last in such ...

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The housekeeper's daughter by Rosie Meddon

The housekeeper's daughter

Rosie Meddon

Audio CD

Kate Bratton dreams of more. It's 1914, and her life is mapped out ahead of her: continue working as a maid in the beautiful Woodicombe House, settle down with Luke the gardener and, of course, start a family. Desperate to run away in search of adven...

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Outcast child by Kitty Neale

Outcast child

Kitty Neale

Audio CD

Daisy Bacon has an ordinary, happy life living with her family in South London, until tragedy strikes and her mother is killed in a devastating accident. Blaming herself, Daisy retreats into a world of silence, unable to utter a word. When her father...

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A Cornish orphan by Sheila Jeffries

A Cornish orphan

Sheila Jeffries

Audio CD

Following a terrible storm, seven-year-old Lottie is rescued from a shipwreck by local Cornishman Arnie Lanroska. Her clothing suggests she comes from a wealthy family, but Lottie's back bears the scars of a severe beating, and how she came to be on a...

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Nicola's virtue by AnneMarie Brear

Nicola's virtue

AnneMarie Brear

Audio CD

1867: Nicola Douglas attends a lecture given by Miss Maria Rye, the founder of the Female Middle Class Emigration Society, which inspires her to change her life. With no family, but a good education, she boards a ship to Australia with high hopes of a...

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Photos of you by Tammy Robinson

Photos of you

Tammy Robinson

Audio CD

When Ava Green turns twenty-eight, she discovers this will be her last birthday. The cancer she thought she'd beaten three years ago is back, only this time it's terminal - and she's not going to waste any of the time she has left. She's been dreaming...

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The Port Fairy murders by Robert Gott

The Port Fairy murders

Robert Gott

Audio CD

1943: The newly formed Homicide division of the Victoria Police has been struggling to counter little-known fascist groups, particularly an organisation called Australia First that has been festering since before the war. And now there's an extra problem:...

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Love song by Sasha Wasley

Love song

Sasha Wasley

Audio CD

As a vulnerable seventeen-year-old, Beth Paterson gave a fellow student private tutoring. She didn't expect to fall deeply in love with him and have her life changed forever in just a couple of months. And she didn't expect him to vanish without even...

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The life of Death by Lucy Booth

The life of Death

Lucy Booth

Audio CD

Elizabeth Murray has been condemned to burn at the stake when a strange man visits her. He offers her a deal: her soul in return for immortality. What he offers is not a normal life. To survive, Elizabeth must become Death. Elizabeth must ease the passing...

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Moscow, midnight by John Simpson

Moscow, midnight

John Simpson

Audio CD

Government minister Patrick Macready has been found dead in his flat. The coroner rules it an accident. Jon Swift is from the old stock of journos - cynical, cantankerous and overweight - and something about his friend's death doesn't seem right. Then,...

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The last stage by Louise Voss

The last stage

Louise Voss

Audio CD

At the peak of her career as lead singer of a legendary 1980s indie band, Meredith Vincent was driven off the international stage by a horrific incident. Now living a quiet existence in a cottage on the grounds of an old stately home, she has put her...

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The frangipani tree mystery by Ovidia Yu

The frangipani tree mystery

Ovidia Yu

Audio CD

1936 in the Crown Colony of Singapore, and the British abdication crisis and rising Japanese threat seem very far away. When the Irish nanny looking after Acting Governor Palin's daughter dies suddenly - and in mysterious circumstances - Mission...

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The secretary by Zoe Lea

The secretary

Zoe Lea

Audio CD

When single mum Ruth has a brief fling with Rob, she's mortified to discover that he lied to her. He lied to her, because he's married. Worse still, he's the husband of Janine, head of the PTA at the primary school where Ruth works as secretary, and when...

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The killer in the choir by Simon Brett

The killer in the choir

Simon Brett

Audio CD

Although she hadn't known Leonard Mallett very well, Carole Seddon feels duty bound to attend her fellow committee member's funeral. As she suspected, the sermon is very predictable - not unlike Leonard himself. What she couldn't have predicted was that...

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The night before by Wendy Walker

The night before

Wendy Walker

Audio CD

Devastated by the end of her last relationship, Laura Lochner flees to her sister's home in the Connecticut suburb where they both grew up. Rosie Ferro has spent most of her life worrying about her troubled sister. Laura's return has cast a shadow over...

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The payment by Roberta Kray

The payment

Roberta Kray

Audio CD

Ava Gold is working the late shift as a cabbie when she picks up a young woman named Holly, who's worse for wear. Not knowing where to drop her off, Ava ends up letting Holly crash at her place - but she will regret this act of kindness. Because opening...

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A farmer's diary by Sally Urwin

A farmer's diary

Sally Urwin

Audio CD

Sally Urwin and her husband Steve own High House Farm in Northumberland, which they share with Mavis the sheepdog, one very fat pony, and many, many sheep. Set in beautiful, wild landscape, and in use for generations, it's the perfect setting for Sal...

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Accidental agent by Alan Judd

Accidental agent

Alan Judd

Audio CD

Brexit looms and Charles Thoroughgood, Chief of MI6, is forbidden for political reasons from spying on the EU. But when an EU official volunteers the EU's negotiating bottom lines to one of his officers, Charles has to report it. Whitehall is eager for...

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Joe country by Mick Herron

Joe country

Mick Herron

Audio CD

In Slough House memories are stirring, all of them bad. Catherine Standish is buying booze again, Louisa Guy is raking over the ashes of lost love, and new recruit Lech Wicinski is determined to discover who destroyed his career. Meanwhile, in Regent's...

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The Grey Ghost by Clive Cussler

The Grey Ghost

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

In 1906, an American named Isaac Bell stopped the groundbreaking Grey Ghost - a legendary prototype Rolls-Royce - from vanishing from Manchester, England forever. But not even the legendary detective could save the good name of the man accused of stealing...

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The marketmaker by Michael Ridpath

The marketmaker

Michael Ridpath

Audio CD

Tough City brokers Dekker Ward created, and dominate, the turbulent market in Latin American bonds. Ricardo Ross is their most successful trader: they call him the Marketmaker. You're either with him or you've made an enemy for life. Disgruntled academic...

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The bag carrier by Stephen Leather

The bag carrier

Stephen Leather

Audio CD

A dead body in the prayer hall of a mosque isn't the best start to the day for anyone. But for Detective Inspector Harold Porter it's all in a day's work. The problem is that DI Porter has been given a new partner - a young Muslim detective by the name...

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Lark Rise by Flora Thompson

Lark Rise

Flora Thompson

Audio CD

Lark Rise is Flora Thompson's childhood memories of a north Oxfordshire village, the people who lived and worked in it, and a way of life that has totally disappeared. The story is built around Laura and her brother Edmund, through whose eyes are seen...

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The daughter of River Valley by Victoria Cornwall

The daughter of River Valley

Victoria Cornwall

Audio CD

Cornwall, 1861. Beth Jago appears to have the idyllic life, she has a trade to earn a living and a cottage of her own in Cornwall's beautiful River Valley. Yet appearances can be deceptive. Beth has been receiving threats, so when she finds a man in her...

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This storm by James Ellroy

This storm

James Ellroy

Audio CD

January '42. L.A. reels behind the shock of Pearl Harbor. Local Japanese are rounded up and slammed behind bars. Massive thunderstorms hit the city. A body is unearthed in Griffith Park. The cops tag it as a routine dead-man job. They're wrong. It's ...

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The bookshop on the shore by Jenny Colgan

The bookshop on the shore

Jenny Colgan

Audio CD

Escape to the Scottish Highlands where a tiny bookshop perches on the edge of a loch! Dreams start here... Zoe, a professional childcare worker, and single mother to Raffie, four, who has selective mutism, is sinking beneath the waves trying to cope by...

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A raid over Berlin by John Martin

A raid over Berlin

John Martin

Audio CD

"I could see that still no one had been able to get out from the cockpit. It must have been at this moment that I thought I was going to die because I became remarkably calm." Trapped inside a burning Lancaster bomber, airman John Martin consigned himself...

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The poor relation by Susanna Bavin

The poor relation

Susanna Bavin

Audio CD

Manchester, 1908. Attractive, intelligent Mary Maitland is furious to learn that her pompous boss will never promote her, simply because she is a woman. Despite financial support from her family, Mary is determined to strike out on her own and earn a...

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The summer queen by Margaret Pemberton

The summer queen

Margaret Pemberton

Audio CD

Osborne House, 1879. Queen Victoria has occupied the British throne for over 40 years. Bringing together her extended family from across Europe offers a chance for old alliances to be strengthened and new unions to be forged. May Teck, daughter of a Duke...

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Death in focus by Anne Perry

Death in focus

Anne Perry

Audio CD

1933. Europe is a place of increasing fear and violence. Young British photographer Elena Standish is on assignment in Amalfi when she meets Ian Newton, a charming Englishman with whom she falls in love. But what does she really know about him? Accom...

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Lord James Harrington and the Solstice mystery by Lynn Florkiewicz

Lord James Harrington and the Solstice mystery

Lynn Florkiewicz

Audio CD

Lord James Harrington and his wife, Beth, happen upon a road accident where the driver, Bernard Potter, is seriously injured. While giving first-aid, Potter mumbles concerns about his daughter which James takes as the ramblings of a dying man. But, w...

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The mad monk of Gidleigh by Michael Jecks

The mad monk of Gidleigh

Michael Jecks

Audio CD

As the winter of 1323 descends upon a windswept chapel on the edge of Dartmoor, who could blame the young priest, Father Mark, for seeking affection from Mary, the miller's daughter? But when Mary, and her unborn child, are found dead, Mark is the ob...

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The Arsenal Stadium mystery by Leonard R. (Leonard Reginald) Gribble

The Arsenal Stadium mystery

Leonard R. (Leonard Reginald) Gribb...

Audio CD

The 1939 Arsenal side is firing on all cylinders and celebrating a string of victories. They appear unstoppable, but the Trojans - a side of amateurs who are on a winning streak of their own - may be about to silence the Gunners. Moments into the second...

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The unseen hand by Edward Marston

The unseen hand

Edward Marston

Audio CD

1917. The Lotus Hotel offers sanctuary for its exclusively female clientele, attracting the cream of London's society. But a dead body found in one of its rooms is hardly good for business, and when it is discovered that the woman was neither a guest...

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Victory for Victoria by Betty Neels

Victory for Victoria

Betty Neels

Audio CD

Victoria was a very pretty girl, but with three sisters even prettier than she, Victoria had developed a bit of a complex about her looks. So when attractive Alexander Van Schuylen made it clear he liked her, she really didn't expect much more from him....

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Her husband's mistake by Sheila O'Flanagan

Her husband's mistake

Sheila O'Flanagan

Audio CD

Roxy's marriage has always been rock solid. After 20 years, and with two carefree kids, she and Dave are still the perfect couple. Until the day she comes home unexpectedly, and finds Dave in bed with their attractive, single neighbour. Suddenly Roxy...

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