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Choose your next book for that long drive or daily commute from our collection of fiction eAudiobooks and audiobooks on CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Black rock  by John McFetridge

Black rock

John McFetridge

eAudiobook

An artfully told police procedural set in an explosive era in recent historyMontreal 1970. The "Vampire Killer" has murdered three women and a fourth is missing. Bombs explode in the stock exchange, McGill University, and houses in Westmount. Riots break...

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The month of borrowed dreams by Felicity Hayes-McCoy

The month of borrowed dreams

Felicity Hayes-McCoy

Audio CD

Summer is on its way, and Lissbeg librarian Hanna Casey has started a club showing films based on popular novels. But soon the club's members find dramatic twists happening in their own lives on Ireland's west coast. Hanna's daughter Jazz is finally ...

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The winter that made us by Kate (Fiction writer) author. Field

The winter that made us

Kate (Fiction writer) author. Field

Audio CD

When Tess finds herself unexpectedly alone and back in Ribblemill, the childhood village she thought she'd escaped, she's sure she can survive a temporary stay. Determined to throw herself into village life, Tess starts a choir and gathers a team of ...

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The disappearance by Katherine Webb

The disappearance

Katherine Webb

Audio CD

When Frances' best friend Bronwyn disappeared over twenty years ago, her body was never found. The mystery has cast a shadow over Frances' life ever since. Now, it's 1942 and bombs are raining down on Bath. In the chaos a little boy goes missing. Frances...

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Death in a desert land by Andrew Wilson

Death in a desert land

Andrew Wilson

Audio CD

1928. Agatha Christie leaves England for Baghdad, where two years ago, explorer and writer Gertrude Bell died from a drugs overdose. The authorities believed that Bell had taken her own life, but a letter now unearthed reveals she was afraid someone wanted...

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The Venetian masquerade by Philip Gwynne Jones

The Venetian masquerade

Philip Gwynne Jones

Audio CD

Carnevaleis in full swing, the streets of Venice are crowded with masked revellers and Nathan Sutherland's birthday is about to be ruined... When a man is fatally stabbed at the opera at La Fenice, and one of Nathan's business cards is found in his w...

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You can take her home now by Anna Jefferson

You can take her home now

Anna Jefferson

Audio CD

Emily Jones is a new mum: she's bought the swank buggy, planned her labour soundtrack, read the books. Then her little girl actually arrives, and Emily realises: she has all the gear, no idea - and only twelve months of maternity leave to figure it out....

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A knife to the heart by Barbara Nadel

A knife to the heart

Barbara Nadel

Audio CD

When historian Suzan Tan is asked to examine the contents of a derelict villa on the Bosphorus, she is intrigued to discover a Ouija board. Forty years ago, a young girl was found with a knife in her heart in this villa. It is said that before her death...

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Degrees of guilt by H. S. author. Chandler

Degrees of guilt

H. S. author. Chandler

Audio CD

Maria is on trial for attempted murder. She has confessed to the crime and wanted her husband dead. Lottie is on the jury, trying to decide her fate. She embarks on an illicit affair with a stranger, and her husband can never find out. In this gripping,...

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Death-watch by John Dickson Carr

Death-watch

John Dickson Carr

Audio CD

In the shadowy hallway of clockmaker Johannes Carver's house a policeman is found murdered, the arrow-tipped minute hand of a monumental antique clock embedded in his neck. For Dr Gideon Fell this is the only case that has ever really frightened him,...

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The last day by Claire Dyer

The last day

Claire Dyer

Audio CD

When Boyd moves back into the family home with his amicably estranged wife, Vita, and his young, beautiful girlfriend, Honey, it seems the perfect solution: Boyd can get his finances back on track and deal with his ailing mother; Honey can keep herself...

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The puppet show by M. W. author. Craven

The puppet show

M. W. author. Craven

Audio CD

A serial killer is burning people alive in the Lake District's prehistoric stone circles. He leaves no clues and the police are helpless. When his name is found carved into the charred remains of the third victim, disgraced detective Washington Poe is...

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A Blackpool lass by Maggie Mason

A Blackpool lass

Maggie Mason

Audio CD

A gritty, emotional tale of 1930s Blackpool from bestselling saga author Mary Wood, writing as Maggie Mason. Blackpool, 1932. When Grace's Ma passes away and her Da's ship sinks with all hands, Grace is utterly alone in the world. She's sent to an orphanage...

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Elsewhere by Ken McCoy

Elsewhere

Ken McCoy

Audio CD

Eleven-year-old Billy Clegg and his big sister Peggy disappear from their home in Leeds after a suspicious fire in a local mill. The owner says the children caused it by lighting fireworks on Mischief Night. Their widowed mother Betty, badly injured in...

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Lizzie Flowers and the family firm by Carol Rivers

Lizzie Flowers and the family firm

Carol Rivers

Audio CD

1934: Lizzie Flowers has been mother and protector to her East End family, the Allens of Langley Street, since she was fifteen. Even when her doomed marriage to Frank Flowers collapses, she sacrifices her own happiness to keep the family united. But ...

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The Tuppenny child by Glenda Young

The Tuppenny child

Glenda Young

Audio CD

"She's not worth more than tuppence, that child!" Those are the words that haunt Sadie Linthorpe. She is the talk of Ryhope when she arrives there, aged 17, alone, seeking work and a home in the pit village. But Sadie is keeping a secret - she is searching...

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Catrina's return by AnneMarie Brear

Catrina's return

AnneMarie Brear

Audio CD

The Scottish Highlands, 1899. A life altering event led Catrina Davies to hide from her family and society. But Travis Millard, the man she used to love, finds her and she agrees to marry him and to return to her family estate, Davmoor Court in Yorkshire....

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The cotton town girls by Leah Fleming

The cotton town girls

Leah Fleming

Audio CD

Sophia Seddon and Grace Thompson are poles apart - one a member of the notorious Seddons of Plover Street, the other the spoilt only child of the local vicar. But after Grace rescues Sophia following a run-in with her judgemental father, their friend...

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The child left behind by Gracie Hart

The child left behind

Gracie Hart

Audio CD

Victoria Wild is only four years old but already knows about heartbreak, having been abandoned by her unwed mother when she was only a baby. Luckily her Aunt Eliza was there to take her in but times are still hard on Pit Lane and while Eliza does her...

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Spring magic by D. E. (Dorothy Emily) Stevenson

Spring magic

D. E. (Dorothy Emily) Stevenson

Audio CD

Young Frances Field arrives in a scenic coastal village in Scotland, having escaped her dreary life as an orphan, treated as little more than a servant by an uncle and aunt. Once there, she encounters an array of eccentric locals, the occasional roar...

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Murder fest by Julie Wassmer

Murder fest

Julie Wassmer

Audio CD

Pearl prepares to offer a warm welcome to a group of special visitors. A local Arts Festival is being held to honour a cultural exchange visit from representatives of Whitstable's Twin Town in Germany. Yet very soon, personality clashes surface among...

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Capable of feeling by Penny Jordan

Capable of feeling

Penny Jordan

Audio CD

"I need a wife, Sophy, but not to share my bed." To Sophy Marley, it seemed the perfect arrangement. Jonathan Phillips, her kind and understanding boss, was offering Sophy a marriage of convenience. He needed someone to help care for his niece and nephew,...

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Return to Bonnybrae by Gwen Kirkwood

Return to Bonnybrae

Gwen Kirkwood

Audio CD

1919. Miss Rina Capel, granddaughter of the Laird of Stavondale has one ambition - to set aside her life of privilege and become a nurse. But when she is summoned back to Bonnybrae to see her dying grandfather just before her 18th birthday, he reveals...

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Summer at the Art Cafe by Sue McDonagh

Summer at the Art Cafe

Sue McDonagh

Audio CD

If you won a gorgeous purple motorbike and your domineering husband said you were too fat for leathers and should sell it, would you do as you were told - or learn to ride it in secret? Artist and cafe owner Lucy Daumier intends to do just that - but...

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An Italian affair by Caroline Montague

An Italian affair

Caroline Montague

Audio CD

Italy, 1937. Alessandra Durante is grieving the loss of her husband when she discovers she has inherited her ancestral family seat, deep in the Tuscan Hills. Longing for a new start, she moves to Italy with her daughter Diana and sets about rebuilding...

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The liberty girls by Fiona (Journalist) author. Ford

The liberty girls

Fiona (Journalist) author. Ford

Audio CD

March 1942. New mother Alice Milward is itching to return to her job as a shop assistant at Liberty's. Despite her husband still being missing in action, Alice is determined to give baby Arthur the best possible start. She soon settles back into the rhythm...

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Excellent intentions by Richard Hull

Excellent intentions

Richard Hull

Audio CD

Great Barwick's least popular man is murdered on a train. Twelve jurors sit in court. Four suspects are identified but which of them is on trial? This novel has all the makings of a classic murder mystery, but with a twist: as Attorney-General Anstru...

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Changing Lara by Anna Jacobs

Changing Lara

Anna Jacobs

Audio CD

Lara Perryman has spent her whole life travelling for her busy corporate job, so it's a relief when she takes early retirement and settles in a leisure village in Wiltshire. She quickly makes friends with the other residents and finds herself entangled...

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Conviction by Denise Mina

Conviction

Denise Mina

Audio CD

It's just a normal morning for Anna McDonald, until she opens the front door to her best friend, Estelle. Anna turns to see her own husband at the top of the stairs. They're leaving together and they're taking Anna's two daughters with them. Left alone,...

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Trading reality by Michael Ridpath

Trading reality

Michael Ridpath

Audio CD

Virtual reality is the technology of the future, and Mark Fairfax's brother Richard runs the leading company in the field worldwide. He has also been murdered. Mark is a City trader: sharp, young, ambitious. He is left to pick up the pieces at his br...

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Poppy's recipe for life by Heidi Swain

Poppy's recipe for life

Heidi Swain

Audio CD

Poppy's dreams of a perfect life are finally coming true. After a slight delay thanks to her irresponsible mother, she's moving into a cottage in coveted Nightingale Square. With access to the local community garden, she can make endless preserves and...

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A pilgrimage to murder by P. C. author. Doherty

A pilgrimage to murder

P. C. author. Doherty

Audio CD

Summer 1381. The Great Revolt has been crushed. Brother Athelstan meanwhile is preparing for a pilgrimage to St Thomas Becket's shrine in Canterbury to give thanks for the wellbeing of his congregation after the violent rebellion. But preparations ar...

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Last man standing by Stephen Leather

Last man standing

Stephen Leather

Audio CD

Friendships forged in the heat of combat can be stronger than anything. So when SAS trooper Matt Standing is told that the former Navy SEAL who saved his life is in trouble, he doesn't hesitate to go to his aid - even if that means flying half way around...

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Boy in the well by Douglas Lindsay

Boy in the well

Douglas Lindsay

Audio CD

The body of a young boy is discovered at the bottom of a well that has been sealed for two hundred years. Yet the corpse is only days old... Soon, similarities from an old crime emerge and DI Ben Westphall must look to the past to piece together the dark...

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Happiness for beginners by Carole Matthews

Happiness for beginners

Carole Matthews

Audio CD

Thirty-eight years old, Molly Baker lives on the twenty-five-acre Hope Farm in Buckinghamshire, surrounded by (mostly) four-legged friends and rolling hills. There's Anthony the antisocial sheep, Tina Turner the alpaca with an attitude, and the...

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The wych elm by Tana French

The wych elm

Tana French

Audio CD

One night changes everything for Toby. He's always led a charmed life - until a brutal attack leaves him damaged and traumatised, unsure even of the person he used to be. He seeks refuge at his family's ancestral home, the Ivy House, filled with memories...

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A single source by Peter Hanington

A single source

Peter Hanington

Audio CD

William Carver spots the Arab Spring early. He and his producer, Patrick, chase the story across North Africa before arriving in Egypt where the battle between the corrupt old order and the new will be both bloody and potentially definitive. Meanwhile,...

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Never be broken by Sarah Hilary

Never be broken

Sarah Hilary

Audio CD

Children are dying on London's streets. Frankie Reece, stabbed through the heart, outside a corner shop. Others recruited from care homes, picked up and exploited; passed between gangs. Then Raphaela Belsham is killed. She's 13 years old, her father is...

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Black Camp 21 by Bill (Producer of documentary films) author. Jones

Black Camp 21

Bill (Producer of documentary films)...

Audio CD

All over Britain, POW camps are filling up with defeated German soldiers. But only the most dangerous are sent to Camp 21 - "black" prisoners - SS diehards who've sworn death before surrender. As one fanatic plots a mass breakout and glorious march on...

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The rising sea by Clive Cussler

The rising sea

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

An alarming rise in the world's sea levels - much larger than could be accounted for by glacier melt - sends Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA scientific team rocketing around the globe in search of answers. What they find at the bottom...

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Hunted by Arne Dahl

Hunted

Arne Dahl

Audio CD

When Desire Rosenkvist of Stockholm Police receives a letter, two things are immediately clear: the letter she holds in her hands was written in a state of utter desperation and paranoia. And it contains details of one of her old murder cases, which only...

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Emperor of Rome by Robert Fabbri

Emperor of Rome

Robert Fabbri

Audio CD

Rome, AD 68. Vespasian is tasked with the impossible: should he quell the revolt in Judaea, as the emperor Nero has instructed? If his conquest succeeds, he risks becoming the sole object of the emperor's jealousy. If he fails, then his punishment will...

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Their little secret by Mark Billingham

Their little secret

Mark Billingham

Audio CD

Sarah thinks of herself as a normal single mum. It's what she wants others to think of her. But the truth is, she needs something new, something thrilling. Meanwhile, DI Tom Thorne is investigating a woman's suicide, convinced she was driven to do it...

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A ladder to the sky by John Boyne

A ladder to the sky

John Boyne

Audio CD

If you look hard enough, you will find stories pretty much anywhere. They don't even have to be your own. Or so would-be-novelist Maurice Swift decides early on in his career. A chance encounter in a Berlin hotel with celebrated author Erich Ackerman...

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A perfect marriage by Alison L. author. Booth

A perfect marriage

Alison L. author. Booth

Audio CD

Single mother Sally Lachlan has a secret that has haunted her for a decade, although perhaps it is time to let it go. A chance meeting with a fellow scientist, the charismatic geneticist Anthony Blake, reawakens her desire for love. But as Sally finally...

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Southern sons by AnneMarie Brear

Southern sons

AnneMarie Brear

Audio CD

1914, Australia: As war is declared, the idyllic world of Blue Water Station is torn apart when Oliver, the eldest grandson and heir, shares his desire to enlist in the army. His enthusiasm ignites his brother, cousins and friends to do the same, but...

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The ringmaster by Vanda Symon

The ringmaster

Vanda Symon

Audio CD

DC Sam Shephard is stationed in Dunedin CIB, a newbie at the bottom of the pecking order. When a young university student is found battered to death and floating in the Leith, she is pushed to one side by her boss and only given grunt work. Despite this,...

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Boxed by Richard (Australian novelist) author. Anderson

Boxed

Richard (Australian novelist) author....

Audio CD

Dave Martin is down on his luck: his wife's left him; his farm is a failure; his house is a mess; he's withdrawn from his community and friends; and tragedy has stolen his capacity to care. He passes the time drinking too much and buying cheap tools ...

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A darker place by Jack Higgins

A darker place

Jack Higgins

eAudiobook

Betrayal. Conspiracy. Murder. Jack Higgins is back. Disillusioned with the Putin Government, famous Russian writer and ex-paratrooper Alexander Kurbsky decides he wants to disappear into the West. However he is under no illusions about how the news will...

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Night by Bernard Minier

Night

Bernard Minier

Audio CD

A woman murdered in a church in Norway. A collection of photographs on an oil rig in the North Sea. A young boy in a picturesque Austrian village. The three clues that suggest a serial killer has returned... Detective Kirsten Nigaard believes the signs...

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Where reasons end by Yiyun Li

Where reasons end

Yiyun Li

eAudiobook

A brilliant writer confronts grief and transforms it into art, in a book of surprising beauty and love. The narrator of Where Reasons End writes, "I had but one delusion, which I held on to with all my willpower: We once gave Nikolai a life of flesh and...

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Black leopard, red wolf by Marlon James

Black leopard, red wolf

Marlon James

eAudiobook

The epic novel, an African Game of Thrones, from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven Killings. In the stunning first novel in Marlon James's Dark Star trilogy, myth, fantasy, and history come together to explore what happens...

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You know you want this by Kristen Roupenian

You know you want this

Kristen Roupenian

eAudiobook

FEATURING AN ALL-STAR CAST OF NARRATORS INCLUDING AUBREY PLAZA (Parks and Recreation), AMY RYAN (Birdman), FINN WITTROCK (American Horror Story), AND OTHERS! From the author of "Cat Person"--"the short story that launched a thousand theories" (The...

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Bruce Pascoe collection by Bruce Pascoe

Bruce Pascoe collection

Bruce Pascoe

eAudiobook

Mrs Whitlam Marnie Clark of Curdie Vale can ride but she doesn't have a horse. She dreams of owning one and having the whole world to ride it in. Before too long Marnie is gifted Mrs Margaret 'Maggie' Whitlam, a beautiful, big Clydesdale - bold, fearless...

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Princess Cadance and the spring hearts garden by G. M. Berrow

Princess Cadance and the spring hearts garden

G. M. Berrow

eAudiobook

Love is in the air - or at least it should be on Hearts and Hooves Day! But when an outbreak of the pony sniffles turns this loving holiday into a disaster, Princess Cadance must find a way to get everypony through the winter blues. And what better way...

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The Stephen Michael King collection by Stephen Michael King

The Stephen Michael King collection

Stephen Michael King

eAudiobook

A collection of six heartwarming stories filled with imagination and play from beloved children's author Stephen Michael King. Little children will learn about the importance of friendship, self expression and accepting differences, and will meet an....

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Pongwiffy and the holiday of doom by Kaye Umansky

Pongwiffy and the holiday of doom

Kaye Umansky

eAudiobook

Pongwiffy is very, very bored. It is raining, and she has nothing to do. Pongwiffy is a witch of action who hates being cooped up. Her idea of a good day is to be out and about, swapping gossip and recipes and inviting herself to tea. But the incessant...

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Moonbeans and the talent show by Annie Dalton

Moonbeans and the talent show

Annie Dalton

eAudiobook

Everyone is talking about the school talent show - except Jax. She's too busy with Moonbeans, her magical moon cat. But then she meets Hubble, the white rabbit. His owner, Howard, dreams of performing a dazzling magic act. But Howard's show has more ...

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The naughtiest unicorn by Pip Bird

The naughtiest unicorn

Pip Bird

eAudiobook

Mira CAN'T WAIT to start Unicorn School. (Her big sister goes and won't stop going on about it.) But when Mira arrives on her first day all the unicorns are gone ... except Dave! Dave isn't quite the sparkly unicorn Mira was expecting to find at the end...

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Dancing the charleston by Jacqueline Wilson

Dancing the charleston

Jacqueline Wilson

eAudiobook

Mona and her aunt live in a little cottage on the edge of the Somerset estate, where her aunt sews wonderful dresses for the lady of the house. Mona never knew her mother or father, but Aunty has always looked after her - and Mona knows she can always...

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Runaway robot by Frank Cottrell Boyce

Runaway robot

Frank Cottrell Boyce

eAudiobook

When Alfie goes to Airport Lost Property, he finds more than he bargained for. A lot more. Because there's a giant robot called Eric hidden away on the shelves. Eric has lost one leg and half his memory. He's super strong, but super clumsy. He's convinced...

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The extremely weird thing that happened in Huggabie Falls by Adam Cece

The extremely weird thing that happened in Huggabie Falls

Adam Cece

eAudiobook

Kipp Kindle and his friends Tobias Treachery and Cymphany Chan live in Huggabie Falls, the weirdest town on Earth. Weird things happen all the time - that's normal. But when an EXTREMELY weird thing happens Kipp and his friends know that something is...

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The orphan sisters by Shirley Dickson

The orphan sisters

Shirley Dickson

eAudiobook

1929: Four-year-old Etty and eight-year-old Dorothy are abandoned at Blakely Hall orphanage by their mother, never to see her again. With no other family to speak of, the sisters worship their beloved mam - and they are confused and heartbroken to be...

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Nine days by Toni Jordan

Nine days

Toni Jordan

eAudiobook

It is 1939 and although Australia is about to go to war, it doesn't quite realise yet that the situation is serious. Deep in the working-class Melbourne suburb of Richmond it is business - your own and everyone else's - as usual. And young Kip Westaway,...

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No cure for love by Jean Fullerton

No cure for love

Jean Fullerton

eAudiobook

Ellen O'Casey, an Irish Catholic immigrant, is struggling to support her ailing mother, her teenage daughter and herself. Washing other people's laundry in the day, and singing in bawdy pubs at night, Ellen is determined to make a better life for her...

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The forgotten sister by Caroline Bond

The forgotten sister

Caroline Bond

eAudiobook

To lose your family is heartbreaking. To be forgotten by them is unforgivable. Cassie and Erin are sisters. They are close - in age, looks and personality - but there is one crucial difference: Cassie is adopted. At 17, Cassie sets out to find her bi...

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Under the midnight sky by Anna Romer

Under the midnight sky

Anna Romer

eAudiobook

When an injured teenager goes missing at a remote bushland campground, local journalist Abby Bardot is determined to expose the area's dark history. The girl bears a striking resemblance to the victims of three brutal murders that occurred 20 years ago...

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Jacaranda by Mandy Magro

Jacaranda

Mandy Magro

eAudiobook

Molly's life is almost perfect. She's the devoted mother of Rose and a renowned horse trainer. She lives amid the beauty of Jacaranda Farm in the beautiful Far North Queensland countryside, surrounded by family and friends - none closer than hunky st...

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Breakaway house by Arthur W. Upfield

Breakaway house

Arthur W. Upfield

eAudiobook

Harry Tremayne, a policeman, goes to an isolated valley in the remote Murchison region of Western Australia to find his brother - who vanished a month earlier while investigating the murder of a police detective. Do the gold smugglers at Breakaway House...

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The story of the night by Colm Tóibín

The story of the night

Colm Tóibín

eAudiobook

Richard Garay lives alone with his mother, hiding his sexuality from her and from those around him. Stifled by a job he despises, he finds himself willing to take considerable risks. Set in Argentina in a time of great change, The Story of the Night is...

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The great world by David Malouf

The great world

David Malouf

eAudiobook

Every city, town and village has its memorial to war. Nowhere are these more eloquent than in Australia, generations of whose young men have enlisted to fight other people's battles - from Gallipoli and the Somme to Malaya and Vietnam. In The Great World,...

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Something in the wine by Tricia Stringer

Something in the wine

Tricia Stringer

eAudiobook

Reserved high school teacher Keely Mitchell is more than ready for her holiday on the west coast of Australia, so when a medical emergency turns over all her plans and an intervention by a kind stranger finds her recovering in a Margaret River vineyard,...

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An isolated incident by Emily Maguire

An isolated incident

Emily Maguire

eAudiobook

When 25-year-old Bella Michaels is brutally murdered in the small town of Strathdee, the community is stunned and a media storm ensues. Unwillingly thrust into the eye of that storm are Bella's beloved older sister, Chris, a barmaid at the local pub,...

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The guilty ones by Joy Ellis

The guilty ones

Joy Ellis

eAudiobook

Jackman's sister-in-law Sarah disappears to London and throws herself into the river. What drove her to this? She was a woman with a seemingly happy homelife and two beloved sons. DI Jackman and DI Evans dig into Sarah's life. And Jackman realises he...

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Daughter of the Murray by Darry Fraser

Daughter of the Murray

Darry Fraser

eAudiobook

1890s, River Murray, Northern Victoria Young and spirited Georgina Calthorpe is not happy living with her foster family, the MacHenrys, on their neglected sheep run on the banks of the River Murray. Unlike the rest of the family, she isn't looking forward...

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The homestead on the river by Rosie Mackenzie

The homestead on the river

Rosie Mackenzie

eAudiobook

In stark contrast to her own childhood during the last days of the Raj in India, the spectacular beauty surrounding their home, Rathgarven in Ireland has proven to be a happy place for Kathleen O'Sullivan and her husband, James, to raise their four c...

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Save me by Mandasue Heller

Save me

Mandasue Heller

eAudiobook

When Ellie Fisher misses her train home one night, she has no idea that being in the right place at the wrong time will change her life forever. That night she comes across Gareth, a young man about to take his own life, because as far as he's concerned...

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Ransom by David Malouf

Ransom

David Malouf

eAudiobook

David Malouf shines new light on Homer's Iliad, adding twists and reflections, as well as flashes of earthy humour, to surprise and enchant. In this exquisite gem of a novel, Achilles is maddened by grief at the death of his friend Patroclus. From the...

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The hollow bones by Leah Kaminsky

The hollow bones

Leah Kaminsky

eAudiobook

'I remember you once told me about mockingbirds and their special talents for mimicry. They steal the songs from others, you said. I want to ask you this: how were our own songs stolen from us, the notes dispersed, while our faces were turned away?' ...

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The land girls by Victoria Purman

The land girls

Victoria Purman

eAudiobook

A moving story of love, loss and survival against the odds by the bestselling author of The Last of the Bonegilla Girls. Melbourne, 1942: War has engulfed Europe and now the Pacific, and Australia, is fighting for its future. For spinster Flora Thoma...

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Reach for the dream by Anne McCullagh Rennie

Reach for the dream

Anne McCullagh Rennie

eAudiobook

Sometimes life takes you on a journey you never expected ... Alice Ferguson is eight years old when a savage bushfire tears her family apart and she is sent to live with her aunt in the tiny town of Billabrin. Lost and lonely, Alice finds comfort in the...

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Fear on 4

Fear on 4

Audio CD

An unsettling collection of full-cast dramas from the long-running BBC Radio 4 horror series. Throughout five series of Fear on 4 from 1988-1997, Edward de Souza was The Man in Black, a sinister raconteur who introduced a weekly half-hour of terror a...

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Anne Tyler by Anne Tyler

Anne Tyler

Anne Tyler

Audio CD

Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant: "Abandoned by her salesman husband, Pearl Tull attempts to keep her family together - but her anger and fierce maternal energy has damaging effects on her three children."--Publisher description.

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White sands of summer by John Fletcher

White sands of summer

John Fletcher

Audio CD

"No-one thought barmaid Shannon Harcourt stood a chance with Hal Maitland, heir to the vast Maitland fortune. Yet their unlikely relationship flourishes until, one summer's day on the white sands of Charles Green Island, they realise their true feelings...

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The accusation by Wendy James

The accusation

Wendy James

Audio CD

"Eighteen-year-old Ellie Canning is found shivering and barely conscious on a country road, clad only in ill-fitting pyjamas. Her story of kidnap and escape quickly enthrals the nation: a middle-aged woman with a crazy old mother has held Ellie in a ...

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Gudrun. Series 1-4 by Lucy Catherine

Gudrun. Series 1-4

Lucy Catherine

Audio CD

"A Viking epic of love, revenge and faith, set in Iceland and starring the original Nordic Noir heroine, Gudrun. Growing up in 11th-century Iceland, Gudrun must forge her path through a world of unearthly beauty yet uncompromising harshness. Suspicious...

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The F. Scott Fitzgerald BBC radio collection by F. Scott (Francis Scott) Fitzgerald

The F. Scott Fitzgerald BBC radio collection

F. Scott (Francis Scott) Fitzgerald

Audio CD

Over the years the BBC has broadcast readings of many of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novels, novellas and short stories. This collection brings together these fantastic readings for F. Scott Fitzgerald fans to enjoy, and includes some of his most famous wo...

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The French escape by Suzie Tullett

The French escape

Suzie Tullett

Audio CD

"It's fair to say that Flick has had a terrible year. Her beloved father died, she had the wedding of her dreams and only hours after the ceremony her husband ran out on her. Brenda, fed up with her daughter living like a hermit, decides to drag Flick...

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Heads you win by Jeffrey Archer

Heads you win

Jeffrey Archer

Audio CD

"Alexander Karpenko is no ordinary child, and from an early age, it is clear he is destined to lead his countrymen. But when his father is assassinated by the KGB for defying the state, he and his mother will have to escape from Russia if they hope to...

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Sea of greed by Clive Cussler

Sea of greed

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

"After an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico destroys three oil rigs trying to revive a dying field, Kurt Austin and the NUMA (National Underwater and Marine Agency) Special Projects Team are tapped by the President of the United States to find out what's...

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Subterranean homesick blues. The complete series 1-3 by A. L. Kennedy

Subterranean homesick blues. The complete series 1-3

A. L. Kennedy

Audio CD

"Love doesn't get easier when you're older but no wiser. Maggie and John had a passionate but disastrous affair in their younger days, but it didn't last. Now in their late 60s, a surprise encounter gives them another chance to take up where they left...

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Her greatest mistake by Sarah (Psychologist) author. Simpson

Her greatest mistake

Sarah (Psychologist) author. Simpso...

Audio CD

"Do we ever know what goes on behind closed doors? Eve and Gregg were the perfect couple, with the perfect marriage...which has become the perfect lie. Gone is the charming, attentive Gregg - instead Eve wakes up each morning beside a manipulative and...

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Codename Villanelle by Luke Jennings

Codename Villanelle

Luke Jennings

Audio CD

In a remand centre in the Ural Mountains, Oxana Vorontsova awaits trial for triple murder. One man with his throat slashed to the bone, two more shot in the face. Not what you'd expect from a star linguistics student at one of Russia's top universities....

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The Wall by John Lanchester

The Wall

John Lanchester

Audio CD

"Ravaged by the Change, an island nation in a time very like our own has built the Wall - an enormous concrete barrier around its entire border. Joseph Kavanagh, a new Defender, has one task: to protect his section of the Wall from the Others, the de...

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Roar by Cecelia Ahern

Roar

Cecelia Ahern

Audio CD

"Cecelia Ahern gives us thirty stories, all titled 'The Woman Who...', that capture the different facets of women's lives. Humorous, moving and poignant, the stories capture the moments the characters are overwhelmed by guilt, confusion, frustration,...

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The bonbon girl by Linda Finlay

The bonbon girl

Linda Finlay

Audio CD

"Cornwall 1860. Colenso Carne is forced to flee her family when the local mine owner turns his attentions her way. Forced to shear her long dark tresses, she hides in a wagon to escape, finding herself at the local fair in Helson. Fascinated by the u...

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The girl on the doorstep by Lindsey Hutchinson

The girl on the doorstep

Lindsey Hutchinson

Audio CD

"Left an orphan, five-year-old Rosie Harris is found and raised by Maria, a Romany gypsy. Life on the road is hard, but the little girl soon feels one of the tribe with the travellers. As she grows older, Rosie realises she has 'second sight' and is able...

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Dark queen rising by P. C. author. Doherty

Dark queen rising

P. C. author. Doherty

Audio CD

"May 1471. The Wars of the Roses are reaching their bitter and bloody climax. Surrounded by enemies wherever she turns, the position of Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond and mother to Henry Tudor, the last remaining hope of the House of Lancaster,...

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A store at war by Joanna Toye

A store at war

Joanna Toye

Audio CD

"It's 1941, and young Lily Collins is starting work in Midlands department store Marlow's, whose gleaming facade has fascinated her since childhood. As the air raid sirens blare, Lily learns the ropes from her sophisticated boss, Miss Frobisher, alongside...

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The red address book by Sofia Lundberg

The red address book

Sofia Lundberg

Audio CD

Doris, a 96-year-old woman living alone in her Stockholm apartment, has few visitors, but her weekly Skype calls with her American grandniece Jenny give her great joy and remind her of her own youth. When Doris was a girl she was given an address book...

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