Auckland Libraries: All Audiobooks new titles

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 fall of the crazy house by James Patterson

The fall of the crazy house

James Patterson

Audio CD

Twin sisters Becca and Cassie barely escaped the Crazy House alive. Now they're trained, skilled fighters who fear nothing, not even the all-powerful United. Separated once again by the Resistance, Becca is sent on a mission to assassinate the President...

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Shed no tears by Caz Frear

Shed no tears

Caz Frear

Audio CD

"Christopher Masters, known as 'The Roommate Killer', strangled three women over a two-week period in a London house in November 2012. Holly Kemp, his fourth victim, was never found. Until now. Her remains have been unearthed in a field in Cambridgeshire...

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The house of Gucci by Sara Gay Forden

The house of Gucci

Sara Gay Forden

Audio CD

"Chronicles the rollercoaster ride of Maurizio Gucci, from Guccio Gucci's leather shop in the early 1900s to the Investscorp takeover of the multimillion dollar corporation in 1993 and Maurizio's 1995 murder by his ex-wife."--Container.

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Victor Canning's Mr Finchley by Victor Canning

Victor Canning's Mr Finchley

Victor Canning

Audio CD

"Two BBC Radio 4 adaptations of Victor Canning's comic novels about the exploits of a shy solicitor's clerk, starring Richard Griffiths. Edgar Finchley is middle-aged, unassuming and not in the habit of taking holidays - but in these two delightful.....

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Holmes and the Ripper by Brian Clemens

Holmes and the Ripper

Brian Clemens

Audio CD

"The grisly serial killings of prostitutes and vulnerable women in Victorian Whitechapel, dubbed by the popular press as the work of 'Jack the Ripper' are the talk of London, and from deep within the smog-ridden slums, yet another piercing shriek is ...

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The diary of River Song. Series four

The diary of River Song. Series four

Audio CD

"When River Song visits a place where time has vanished, a genie escapes its bottle ... the Discordia are freed - nihilistic time pirates, in devilish form, altering the past to make sure they never lose. This time, River may have met her match. And ...

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The prosecutor by Nazir Afzal

The prosecutor

Nazir Afzal

Audio CD

"Nazir Afzal knows a thing or two about justice. As a Chief Prosecutor, it was his job to make sure the most complex, violent and harrowing crimes made it to court, and that their perpetrators were convicted. From the Rochdale sex ring to the earlies...

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The f*ck-it list by John (Guitarist) Niven

The f*ck-it list

John (Guitarist) Niven

Audio CD

"Set in a near-future America, an America that has borne two terms of a Trump Presidency and is now in the first term of Donald's daughter as president, Frank Brill, a retired small-town newspaper editor, lives in a world where the populist policies Trump...

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Tennis lessons by Susannah Dickey

Tennis lessons

Susannah Dickey

Audio CD

"You're strange and wrong. You've known it from the beginning. This is the voice that rings in your ears. Because you never say the right thing. You're a disappointment to everyone. You're a far cry from beautiful - and your thoughts are ugly too. You...

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A deception at Thornecrest by Ashley Weaver

A deception at Thornecrest

Ashley Weaver

Audio CD

"Amory Ames is alone at her country house Thornecrest, enjoying her last few weeks of peace and quiet as she prepares for the imminent arrival of her baby. Her husband, Milo, is in London on business, and Amory is content to catch up on her correspon...

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The life we almost had by Amelia Henley

The life we almost had

Amelia Henley

Audio CD

"Anna wasn't looking for love when Adam swept her off her feet but there was no denying their connection, and she believed they would be together forever. Years later, cracks have appeared in their relationship. Anna is questioning whether their love...

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The little dreams of Lara Cliffe by Milly Johnson

The little dreams of Lara Cliffe

Milly Johnson

Audio CD

"Lara Cliffe and her three friends are off on a mini-break for her hen party. However, on the overnight ferry, Lara finds out that Danny, her ex - the one who jilted her three weeks before their wedding - is playing in the onboard band, and he spots her...

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The holy road by Michael Blake

The holy road

Michael Blake

Audio CD

"An unforgettable American story, Dances with wolves was an international bestseller that has become a modern classic. In The holy road, master storyteller Michael Blake at long last continues the saga. Eleven years have passed since Lieutenant John ...

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The Sterling directive by Tim Standish

The Sterling directive

Tim Standish

Audio CD

"Captain Charles Maddox returns secretly to London from an exile in disgrace only to be arrested, imprisoned and threatened with the death penalty. He is rescued by a shadowy government agency called the Map Room who give him a choice: return to prison...

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The straits of treachery by Richard Hopton

The straits of treachery

Richard Hopton

Audio CD

"September, 1810. Raids across the Straits of Messina to disrupt preparations for the French invasion of the island have been repulsed with heavy casualties. George Warne, a bright young British officer, suspects treachery back in Messina, and is ordered...

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Half lives by Lucy Jane Santos

Half lives

Lucy Jane Santos

Audio CD

"Of all the radioactive elements discovered at the end of the 19th century, it was radium that became the focus of both public fascination and entrepreneurial zeal. Half Lives tells the fascinating, curious, sometimes macabre story of the element through...

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Murder by milk bottle by Lynne Truss

Murder by milk bottle

Lynne Truss

Audio CD

"The August Bank Holiday is approaching and after two extremely high-profile murder cases, Constable Twitten is eagerly anticipating a quiet spell at work. But then they find the bodies - and the milk bottles. Three seemingly unconnected victims - a....

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Before the crown by Flora Harding

Before the crown

Flora Harding

Audio CD

"One of the most iconic Royal weddings of all time. A marriage spanning more than seven decades. A match that was deemed unsuitable. A man she wouldn't give up. Step through the palace gates and discover the greatest love story of the 20th century. A...

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Duty of care by Dominic Pimenta

Duty of care

Dominic Pimenta

Audio CD

"On 8th February 2020, Dr Dominic Pimenta encountered his first suspected case of coronavirus. Within a week, he began wearing a mask on the tube, and within a month, he was moved over to the Intensive Care Unit to help fight the virus. This book tells...

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My life as a villainess by Laura Lippman

My life as a villainess

Laura Lippman

Audio CD

"Laura Lippman's first job in journalism was a rookie reporter in Waco, Texas. Two decades later she left her first husband, quit the newspaper business, and became a full time novelist. Her fiction has always centered on complicated women, paying un...

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Religion by Malory Nye

Religion

Malory Nye

Audio CD

"Religion: The Basics is an invaluable introduction to religion and contemporary culture. Fully revised and updated, this second edition includes new case studies, linking cultural theory to real world religious experience and practice."--Container.

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The Order of the Pure Moon reflected in water by Zen Cho

The Order of the Pure Moon reflected in water

Zen Cho

Audio CD

"A bandit walks into a coffeehouse, and it all goes downhill from there. Guet Imm, a young votary of the Order of the Pure Moon, joins up with an eclectic group of thieves (whether they like it or not) in order to protect a sacred object, and finds herself...

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The only good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones

The only good Indians

Stephen Graham Jones

Audio CD

"Ten years ago, four young men shot some elk then went on with their lives. It happens every year; it's been happening forever; it's the way it's always been. But this time it's different. Ten years after that fateful hunt, these men are being stalke...

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What we need to do now by Chris Goodall

What we need to do now

Chris Goodall

Audio CD

"'What We Need To Do Now' sets out a comprehensive programme of action to counter the threats to our environment. It is a manifesto for individuals and groups around the world that are seeking urgent action on climate breakdown and other threats. The...

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The book of hidden things by Francesco Dimitri

The book of hidden things

Francesco Dimitri

Audio CD

"Four old school friends have a pact: to meet up every year in the small town in Puglia they grew up in. Art, the charismatic leader of the group and creator of the pact, insists that the agreement must remain unshakable and enduring. But this year, he...

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Love after love by Ingrid Persaud

Love after love

Ingrid Persaud

Audio CD

"Meet the Ramdin-Chetan family: forged through loneliness, broken by secrets, saved by love. Irrepressible Betty Ramdin, her shy son Solo and their marvellous lodger, Mr Chetan, form an unconventional household, happy in their differences. Happy, that...

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Dracula's child by Jonathan Barnes

Dracula's child

Jonathan Barnes

Audio CD

"It has been some years since Jonathan and Mina Harker survived their ordeal in Transylvania and, vanquishing Count Dracula, returned to England to try and live ordinary lives. But shadows linger long in this world of blood feud and superstition - and,...

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The death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi

The death of Vivek Oji

Akwaeke Emezi

Audio CD

"Vivek Oji: utterly captivating, complex, mercurial and profoundly connected to those who come to understand him. This novel unpicks Vivek's tale. It begins with his end, his body shrouded on his mother's doorstep, and moves backwards through time to...

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Homecoming by Luan Goldie

Homecoming

Luan Goldie

Audio CD

"For years Yvonne has tried to keep her demons buried and focus on moving forward. But her guilt is always with her and weighs heavily on her heart. Kiama has had to grow up without a mother, and while there is so much he remembers about her, there is...

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The family clause by Jonas Hassen Khemiri

The family clause

Jonas Hassen Khemiri

Audio CD

"A grandfather who lives abroad returns home to visit his adult children. The son is a failure. The daughter is having a baby with the wrong man. Only the grandfather, the proud patriarch, is perfect - at least, according to himself. Over the course of...

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Lockdown by Peter May

Lockdown

Peter May

Audio CD

"Written over fifteen years ago, this prescient, suspenseful thriller is set against a backdrop of a capital city in quarantine, and explores human experience in the grip of a killer virus. 'They said that twenty-five percent of the population would catch...

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Here and now by Santa Montefiore

Here and now

Santa Montefiore

Audio CD

"Marigold has spent her life taking care of those around her, juggling family life with the running of the local shop, and being an all-round leader in her quiet yet welcoming community. When she finds herself forgetting things, everyone quickly puts...

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The butterfly lampshade by Aimee Bender

The butterfly lampshade

Aimee Bender

Audio CD

"On the night her mother is taken to a mental hospital after a psychotic episode, eight year-old Francie is staying with her babysitter. Next to the couch on which she's sleeping, there is a lamp that catches her eye, its shade adorned with butterflies....

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The citadel by A. J. (Archibald Joseph) Cronin

The citadel

A. J. (Archibald Joseph) Cronin

Audio CD

"Based on A.J. Cronin's award-winning 1937 novel of the same name, which partly inspired Nye Bevan to create the NHS, this dramatisation centres on Andrew Manson, a newly trained GP in 1920s Wales. Young and idealistic, he is full of enthusiasm when he...

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The new counter-measures. Series one by John Dorney

The new counter-measures. Series one

John Dorney

Audio CD

"Four new investigations for the reunited Intrusion Counter-Measures Group."--Container.

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Hot to trot by M. C. Beaton

Hot to trot

M. C. Beaton

Audio CD

"Private Detective Agatha Raisin immerses herself in the glittering lifestyle of the fabulously wealthy when Sir Charles Fraith is accused of murder - and Agatha is named as his accomplice! A high-society wedding, a glitzy masked ball, and an introduction...

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Set my heart to five by Simon Stephenson

Set my heart to five

Simon Stephenson

Audio CD

"Jared does not have friends. Because friends are a function of feelings. Therefore friends are just one more human obligation that Jared never has to worry about. But Jared is worrying. Which is worrying. He's also started watching old films. And in...

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Strange flowers by Donal Ryan

Strange flowers

Donal Ryan

Audio CD

"In 1973, 20-year-old Moll Gladney takes a morning bus from her rural home and disappears. Bewildered and distraught, Paddy and Kit must confront an unbearable prospect: that they will never see their daughter again. Five years later, Moll returns. What...

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Margaret Oliphant by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant

Margaret Oliphant

Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant

Audio CD

"Three BBC radio adaptations of famous novels by the prolific 19th-century author Mrs Oliphant - plus an episode of Reading Aloud, with extracts from her autobiography. Sometimes called 'the feminist Trollope', Margaret Oliphant wrote over 100 works of...

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The tenth gift by Jane Johnson

The tenth gift

Jane Johnson

Audio CD

"In an exclusive London restaurant, Julia Lovat is given a gift that will change her life. The antique book of Jacobean embroidery delights her, but when she looks more closely, she discovers within its faded pages the extraordinary diary of a young ...

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It's a love story by Martin Kemp

It's a love story

Martin Kemp

Audio CD

"The story of Martin and Shirlie Kemp - from the moment they set eyes on each other, through their stellar careers, to raising a family together. It uncovers the personal highs and lows of Britain's favourite couple, and the unbreakable bond that has...

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The perfect couple by Lisa Hall

The perfect couple

Lisa Hall

Audio CD

"When Emily applies for a job as a housekeeper for widower Rupert, it's a chance to start over - a steady job and regular money means she can work towards her own place, not sharing a grimy flat with old mate, Mags. As Emily gets to know more about R...

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Midwinter murder by Agatha Christie

Midwinter murder

Agatha Christie

Audio CD

"There’s a chill in the air and the days are growing shorter ... It’s the perfect time to curl up in front of a crackling fire with these wintry whodunits from the legendary Agatha Christie. But beware of deadly snowdrifts and dangerous gifts, poisoned...

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Murder at the castle by M. B. author. Shaw

Murder at the castle

M. B. author. Shaw

Audio CD

Iris Grey arrives at Pitfeldy Castle in the Highlands, at the request of the Baron, Jock MacKinnon. Jock has commissioned Iris to paint a portrait of his fiancee, American socialite Kathy Miller, ahead of their New Year wedding. Kathy invites Iris into...

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Resistance by Patricia Dixon

Resistance

Patricia Dixon

Audio CD

At the end of the Second World War, Dottie Tanner locked away the past, blocking out the heartache she experienced as a special operative working alongside the Resistance. Sixty years later, Dottie remains independent and proud of everything she has ...

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Alchemist by Peter James

Alchemist

Peter James

Audio CD

Monty Bannerman's father is a leading genetic scientist, and Nobel Prize winner, whose company has just been taken over by what will soon be the world's biggest pharmaceutical giant. He had some misgivings about their company ethics - but ultimately,...

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How animals saved my life by Noel Fitzpatrick

How animals saved my life

Noel Fitzpatrick

Audio CD

It has been 30 years since Noel Fitzpatrick graduated as a veterinary surgeon, and that 22-year-old from Ireland is now one of the leading veterinary surgeons in the world. The journey to that point has seen Noel treat thousands of animals. Noel shares...

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The outcast girls by Alys Clare

The outcast girls

Alys Clare

Audio CD

London, 1881. Lily Raynor, owner of the World's End Investigation Bureau, is growing increasingly worried. Work is drying up, finances are tight and she cannot find enough for her sole employee, Felix Wilbraham, to do. So when schoolteacher Georgiana...

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The hunt for Atlantis by Andy McDermott

The hunt for Atlantis

Andy McDermott

Audio CD

Archaeologist Nina Wilde believes she has found the location of the lost city of Atlantis and now she wants the opportunity to prove her theory. With the help of ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase and beautiful heiress Kari Frost, Nina faces a breakneck race...

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Midnight at Malabar House by Vaseem Khan

Midnight at Malabar House

Vaseem Khan

Audio CD

Bombay, 1949. As India celebrates the arrival of a momentous new decade, Inspector Persis Wadia stands vigil in the basement of Malabar House, home to the city's most unwanted unit of police officers. When the phone rings to report the murder of prom...

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The heart of summer by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

The heart of summer

Felicity Hayes-McCoy

Audio CD

It's summer in Finfarran on the west coast of Ireland. Librarian Hanna Casey is looking forward to balmy evenings with her boyfriend Brian. With family drama and a painful divorce behind her, Hanna is making plans with Brian for the future. Then, Brian's...

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The revenge of the invisible giant by David (Children's author) author. O'Connell

The revenge of the invisible giant

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

Audio CD

Years ago, the Fjurge Brownies fled, pursued by a stone giant, bearing the seedling of the Wyrdie Tree in Dundoodle. When he hears that the brownies lost their magical BOOK OF EARTH in the process, Archie McBudge is determined to find it for them. Only...

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The point of no return by Neil (Communications officer) author. Broadfoot

The point of no return

Neil (Communications officer) author....

Audio CD

After more than a decade of being in prison for the brutal murder of two Stirling University students, Colin Sanderson has been released after his conviction was found to be unsafe. Sanderson refuses police protection, even in the face of a death threat....

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The liar by Jennifer (Romance fiction writer) author. Wells

The liar

Jennifer (Romance fiction writer) author....

Audio CD

What would you do if you saw a girl in a crowd whose face had the same, identical birthmark as your only child? A child who, nearly ten years ago, you were told died? It's 1935 and housewife Emma glimpses a face in a crowd - a little girl with a very...

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The island that didn't exist by Joe Wilson

The island that didn't exist

Joe Wilson

Audio CD

When twelve-year-old Rixon's great-uncle leaves him the mysterious Splinter Island in his will, Rixon can't quite believe it. There's only one thing to do - go there and see it for himself. Alone. And Splinter Island might just hold the key to the future...

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Kay's anatomy by Adam Kay

Kay's anatomy

Adam Kay

Audio CD

Do you ever think about your body and how it all works? The human body is extraordinary and fascinating, and, well... pretty weird. Yours is weird. Mine is weird. Your maths teacher's is even weirder. This book is going to tell you what's actually going...

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Room 13 by Robert E. Swindells

Room 13

Robert E. Swindells

Audio CD

There is no room number thirteen in The Crow's Nest hotel, where Fliss and her friends are staying on a school trip. Or is there? For at the stroke of midnight, something peculiar happens to the un-numbered door next to room twelve. And somebody - or...

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The runaway wife by Rosie Clarke

The runaway wife

Rosie Clarke

Audio CD

The hedonism of London in the roaring twenties is a world away from Annabel Tarleton's ordinary country existence. Until a chance meeting with the charming Richard Hansen at a society ball changes her life for ever. Annabel finds herself trapped inside...

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The Emmerdale girls by Kerry Bell

The Emmerdale girls

Kerry Bell

Audio CD

December 1944, and the residents of Beckindale can't believe they're going through another wartime Christmas. Though the success of the D-Day landings earlier in the year has brought some hope to the village. The women of Emmerdale are navigating their...

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A Cornish promise by Terri Nixon

A Cornish promise

Terri Nixon

Audio CD

Cornwall, 1929. Fiona Fox, youngest child of the celebrated Fox family, is a devoted volunteer at the local lifeboat station, giving all her free time and her energy to the selfless crew. But when she seizes a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to do more,...

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The girls from Mersey View by Lyn Andrews

The girls from Mersey View

Lyn Andrews

Audio CD

Liverpool, 1935. Monica Savage is delighted when new neighbours move in next door. It's her friendship with the more confident Joan that gives Monica the courage to pursue her dream of becoming a hairdresser. Joan is lucky enough to get a job at Craw...

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A shop girl gets the vote by Rachel Brimble

A shop girl gets the vote

Rachel Brimble

Audio CD

1911, Bath. Passionate suffrage campaigner Esther Stanbury works as a window dresser in Pennington's Department Store. She has hopes for women's progression and will do anything to help secure the vote. Owner of the prestigious Phoenix Hotel, Lawrence...

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The exiles by Christina Baker Kline

The exiles

Christina Baker Kline

Audio CD

London, England, 1840: Evangeline Stokes loses her position as a governess when she finds herself pregnant out of wedlock. After being accused of assault and of theft, she is committed to Newgate Prison, then to a prison ship bound for Australia. On board,...

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Death leaves the station by Alexander Thorpe

Death leaves the station

Alexander Thorpe

Audio CD

A nameless friar turns up at Halfwell Station at the same time that Ana, the adopted daughter of the station owners, discovers a body in the desert during her midnight walk. But when Ana returns to look for it, the body is gone. DEATH LEAVES THE STATION...

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Walking in the shadow by Carmen Radtke

Walking in the shadow

Carmen Radtke

Audio CD

1909, Quail Island. On a small, wind-blasted island off the east coast of New Zealand a small colony of leprosy patients is isolated but not abandoned, left to live out their days in relative peace thanks to the charity of the townspeople and the compassion...

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Written in blood by Chris Carter

Written in blood

Chris Carter

Audio CD

The Killer. His most valuable possession has been stolen. Now he must retrieve it, at any cost. The Girl. Angela Wood wanted to teach the man a lesson. It was a bag, just like all the others. But when she opens it, the worst nightmare of her life begins....

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The silk house by Kayte Nunn

The silk house

Kayte Nunn

Audio CD

1700s - Rowan Caswell leaves her village to work at the home of an English silk merchant. Very soon, she finds herself thrust into a dangerous world, where her talent for herbs and healing starts to attract unwanted attention. Mary-Louise Stephenson dreams...

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Playing dirty by Helen (Lawyer) author. Black

Playing dirty

Helen (Lawyer) author. Black

Audio CD

Things are looking up for Liberty Greenwood. She's brokered a deal with the local rival gangster and it looks like the police have finally stopped investigating her. But when a spate of violence on the estates points to a hostile takeover bid from a crew...

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There's only one Danny Garvey by David F. Ross

There's only one Danny Garvey

David F. Ross

Audio CD

Danny Garvey was a 16-year-old footballing prodigy. Professional clubs clamoured to sign him, and a glittering future beckoned. And yet, his early promise remained unfulfilled, and Danny is back home in the tiny village of Barshaw to manage the strug...

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The scribe by A. A. author. Chaudhuri

The scribe

A. A. author. Chaudhuri

Audio CD

A killer is targeting former students of The Bloomsbury Academy of Law. The victims - all female - are gruesomely butchered according to a pattern corresponding with the legal syllabus. Even more disconcerting are riddles sent by the killer to invest...

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The waiting rooms by Eve Smith

The waiting rooms

Eve Smith

Audio CD

Decades of spiralling drug resistance have unleashed a global antibiotic crisis. Ordinary infections are untreatable, and a scratch from a pet can kill. A sacrifice is required to keep the majority safe: no one over 70 is allowed new antibiotics. The...

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Guilt at the garage by Simon Brett

Guilt at the garage

Simon Brett

Audio CD

Carole Seddon's trusty Renault is one of her most treasured possessions. So when it is vandalised, there's only one person she will entrust with its repair: Bill Shefford has been servicing the vehicles of the good citizens of Fethering for many years....

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Just like you by Nick Hornby

Just like you

Nick Hornby

Audio CD

Lucy married just the sort of man you might expect: a university graduate who runs his own business. Unfortunately, he turned out to have serious dependency issues. Joseph is shaking off the memory of his last date, a girl who ticked all the right boxes...

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The doctor will see you now by Amir Khan

The doctor will see you now

Amir Khan

Audio CD

Charting his 15 years working as a GP, Dr Amir Khan's stories are as much about community and care as they are about blood tests and bodily fluids. He introduces us to the patients that have taught him about love, loss and family giving him the unbel...

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The hunting season by Tom Benjamin

The hunting season

Tom Benjamin

Audio CD

It's truffle season and in the hills around Bologna the hunt is on for the legendary Boscuri White, worth more than its weight in gold. But when an American truffle 'supertaster' goes missing, English detective Daniel Leicester discovers not all truffles...

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Home stretch by Graham Norton

Home stretch

Graham Norton

Audio CD

It is 1987 and a small Irish community is preparing for a wedding. The day before the ceremony a group of young friends, including bride and groom, drive out to the beach. There is an accident. Connor is one of the survivors. But staying among the angry...

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The roots of evil by Quintin Jardine

The roots of evil

Quintin Jardine

Audio CD

When ex-copper Terry Coats was discovered in bed with an air hostess, his excuse that he was 'going undercover' cut no ice with the force - or his wife. But now he's been brutally killed on Hogmanay night, it seems there may have been more to his plea....

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The emperor's exile by Simon Scarrow

The emperor's exile

Simon Scarrow

Audio CD

A.D. 57. Battle-scarred veterans of the Roman army Tribune Cato and Centurion Macro return to Rome. Thanks to the failure of their recent campaign on the eastern frontier they face a hostile reception at the imperial court. Their reputations and future...

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Iron queen by Joanna (Novelist) author. Courtney

Iron queen

Joanna (Novelist) author. Courtney

Audio CD

The Coritani are a matriarchal line of great power, blessed with three princesses to carry the royal bloodline forward. Confident, fiery Goneril; fierce, earthy Regan; and gentle, water-blessed Cordelia. The future, the druids are certain, is secure....

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Murder repeated by Lesley Cookman

Murder repeated

Lesley Cookman

Audio CD

Ten years ago, a missing person story caused a furore in Kent - and the national media. A beautiful young woman with a promising career as a singer walks home alone from a party and is never seen again. There is no evidence, forensic or otherwise, and...

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The Brighton guest house girls by Lesley Eames

The Brighton guest house girls

Lesley Eames

Audio CD

Thea's loathsome stepbrother is trying to trick her out of her inheritance of her parents' beautiful house in the seaside town of Brighton by means of a will which Thea believes to be forged. Anna is pregnant and grieving, her explorer fiancelost at sea....

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When he finds you by Sadie Ryan

When he finds you

Sadie Ryan

Audio CD

Gemma's business is on the brink of collapse, and there's a real chance that she and her husband could lose everything they've worked so hard for. So when a stranger offers financial help, Gemma ignores the red flags and accepts out of desperation. T...

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The spoilt kill by Mary Kelly

The spoilt kill

Mary Kelly

Audio CD

1950s Staffordshire. Within the clay tanks at the pottery company Shentall's, a body has been found. Amid cries of industrial espionage and sabotage of this leader of the pottery industry, there is a case of bitter murder to solve for Inspector Hedle...

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The lonely wife by Valerie Wood

The lonely wife

Valerie Wood

Audio CD

1850. Beatrix is just 18 when her father tells her she is to marry a stranger. Upon meeting her future husband and seeing the marital home, Beatrix falls in love with the house in East Yorkshire and, with little choice, agrees to the match. But she does...

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The Canning Town murder by Mike Hollow

The Canning Town murder

Mike Hollow

Audio CD

September 1940. As the Blitz takes its nightly toll on London and Hitler prepares his invasion fleet just across the Channel in occupied France, Britain is full of talk about enemy agents. Suspicion is at an all time high and no one is sure who can be...

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Under the golden sun by Jenny Ashcroft

Under the golden sun

Jenny Ashcroft

Audio CD

Wanted: companion to escort a young, orphaned child home to Australia. All expenses as well as passage covered. Interested parties to apply without delay to 32 Williams Street, Belgravia. Rose Hamilton is in desperate need of a fresh start. There are...

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The paper mill girl by Glenda Young

The paper mill girl

Glenda Young

Audio CD

Seventeen-year-old Ruth Hardy works long hours at Grange Paper Works, with her younger sister Bea. When Bea reveals that she is pregnant out of wedlock, Ruth knows even tougher times are ahead. Ruth's hard work at the mill does not go unnoticed and it...

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Scar tissue by Ollie Ollerton

Scar tissue

Ollie Ollerton

Audio CD

"Ex-Special Forces soldier Alex Abbott escaped the Middle East under a cloud and now lives hand-to-mouth in Singapore. Scraping a living as a gun for hire and estranged from his family, Abbott is haunted by ghosts of the past, drinking to dull the pain....

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The champagne war by Fiona McIntosh

The champagne war

Fiona McIntosh

Audio CD

In the summer of 1914, vigneron Jerome Mea heads off to war, certain he'll be home by Christmas. His new bride Sophie Delancr,̌ a fifth generation champenoise, is determined to ensure the forthcoming vintages will be testament to their love. But as the...

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The art of disruption by Magid Magid

The art of disruption

Magid Magid

Audio CD

If you want to make a change, big or small, this is for you. If you are fed up with those in power not listening, this is for you. If you are tired of asking the wrong people to do the right thing, this is for you. Let's be honest. From the outside, ...

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Philosophy for life by Jules Evans

Philosophy for life

Jules Evans

Audio CD

This audiobook is an invitation to a dream school with a faculty that includes 12 of the greatest philosophers from the ancient world, sharing their lessons in happiness, resilience and much more. Discover how soldiers, psychologists, gangsters, astr...

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Pandora's jar by Natalie Haynes

Pandora's jar

Natalie Haynes

Audio CD

Stories of gods and monsters are the mainstay of epic poetry and Greek tragedy, from Homer to Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, from the Trojan War to Jason and the Argonauts. And still, today, a wealth of novels, plays and films draw their inspiration...

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House of lies by D. S. (Novelist) Butler

House of lies

D. S. (Novelist) Butler

Audio CD

When two teenage girls vanish without a trace from an educational retreat at Chidlow House in Lincolnshire, the students and teachers are put on high alert. Called in to investigate, Detective Karen Hart questions everyone who came into contact with the...

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Confessions of a forty something f##k up by Alexandra Potter

Confessions of a forty something f##k up

Alexandra Potter

Audio CD

Nell Stevens's life is a mess. When her business goes bust and her fianc ̌with it, Nell's happy-ever-after in California falls apart and she moves back to London to start over. But a lot has changed since she's been gone. All her single friends are now...

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Deadly Cross by James Patterson

Deadly Cross

James Patterson

Audio CD

A scandalous double homicide opens the psychological case files on Alex Cross ... When two prominent figures in Washington, DC are found murdered, lying half naked in a car, the shocking double homicide dominates tabloid headlines. Kay Willingham was...

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Uncomfortable conversations with a black man by Emmanuel Acho

Uncomfortable conversations with a black man

Emmanuel Acho

Audio CD

'You cannot fix a problem you do not know you have.' So begins Emmanuel Acho in his essential guide to the truths Americans need to know to address the systemic racism that has recently electrified protests in all 50 states. 'There is a fix,' Acho says....

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The war at Troy by Lindsay Clarke

The war at Troy

Lindsay Clarke

Audio CD

Bringing ancient myth to life with passion, humour and humanity, Lindsay Clarke vividly retells the story of Troy and of the heroes who fought there. Enraged by the betrayal of Helen and Paris, Menelaus and his brother, the High King Agamemnon, gather...

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You've got this by Bec Brown

You've got this

Bec Brown

Audio CD

Want to flourish in a creative industry such as entertainment, marketing, advertising, PR, design, photography, media or the arts? Would you love to score your dream job or start a business doing something you love and be earning a great income - but...

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Pure narco by Jesse Fink

Pure narco

Jesse Fink

Audio CD

'I was a drug trafficker in the true sense of the word: a pure narco.' Careers in the cocaine-trafficking business are usually short. It's not only a dangerous profession, fraught with the possibility of capture and long jail sentences, but it can be...

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An archive of happiness by Elizabeth Reeder

An archive of happiness

Elizabeth Reeder

Audio CD

From bestselling author Elizabeth Reeders comes a new tale about an unconventional family in the Scottish Highlands. An Archive of Happiness is mostly set over the course of one day, during the Avens family's annual get-together on the Summer Solstice....

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