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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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I am slappy's evil twin by R. L. Stine

I am slappy's evil twin

R. L. Stine

eAudiobook

A brand-new Goosebumps arc narrated by the most iconic and evil character of the series, Slappy! It can't be true! An identical twin dummy as evil as Slappy? Gavin thinks he has the original dummy. But he doesn't have Slappy?he has Snappy. And once S...

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Home all along by Beth Wiseman

Home all along

Beth Wiseman

eAudiobook

Charlotte has made a home for herself in Amish Country with Daniel. But unforeseen events rock their fragile world and may move them even further away from the life they long for.Charlotte, an Englisher, is living in Amish Country, and she has formed...

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Hame by Annalena. author. McAfee

Hame

Annalena. author. McAfee

Audio CD

Random House presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Hame by Annalena McAfee, read by Cathleen McCarron and David Rintoul. Hame, n. Scottish form of 'home': a valued place regarded as a refuge or place of originIn the wake of the b...

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Everything but the truth by Gillian McAllister

Everything but the truth

Gillian McAllister

Audio CD

Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Everything but the Truth by Gillian McAllister, read by Colleen Prendergast. 'Perfection. Intriguing and compelling. An exceptional debut' Clare Mackintosh, bestselling author of I See...

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Blue Ridge sunrise by Denise Hunter

Blue Ridge sunrise

Denise Hunter

eAudiobook

"Hunter's snappy dialogue and heartwarming prose will appeal to fans of Jan Karon and Mark Simses."--Booklist review of Sweetbriar CottageFormer free spirit Zoe Collins swore she'd never again set foot in Copper Creek or speak to the man who broke her...

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After the snow by Susannah. author. Constantine

After the snow

Susannah. author. Constantine

eAudiobook

'A modern day Nancy Mitford.' Sir Elton John 'Fans of Downton Abbey will love this.' Davina McCall Christmas morning, 1969. All eleven-year-old Esme Munroe wants for Christmas is for her mother to be on one of her 'good' days - and, secretly, for a v...

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A very, very bad thing by author Jeffery Self

A very, very bad thing

author Jeffery Self

eAudiobook

From the author of Drag Teen, a startling novel about the complexities of identity--and of truth.Marley doesn't just want to be labeled The Gay Kid, but he doesn't have much else going on. He doesn't have any hobbies. Or interests. He's the only kid he...

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Storms gather between us by Clare Flynn

Storms gather between us

Clare Flynn

Audio CD

Since escaping his family's notoriety in Australia Will Kidd has been content to live the life of a wanderer, but everything changes when he comes face to face with a ghost from his past on a cloudy beach in Liverpool. Every step of Hannah Dawson's life...

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The Dublin girls by Cathy Mansell

The Dublin girls

Cathy Mansell

Audio CD

Nell Flynn is training to be a nurse and planning to marry her boyfriend when her mother dies, leaving her younger sisters destitute. To save them from the workhouse, Nell returns to the family home, finding work at a biscuit factory. But then eight-...

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Morwennan House by Janet Tanner

Morwennan House

Janet Tanner

Audio CD

Charity Palfrey is an orphan, with no family of her own and no past. Accepting a job as governess at Morwennan House is a fresh start for her, but from the moment Charity arrives she knows there is something sinister about her appointment. Charity fi...

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The girl from the workhouse by Lynn Johnson

The girl from the workhouse

Lynn Johnson

Audio CD

Staffordshire, 1911. Money is in short supply For Ginnie Jones's family and she is sent to Haddon Workhouse. When she meets Clara and Sam, she hopes that she has made friends for life... until tragedy strikes. Three years later, Ginnie finds work as ...

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Victory for the Bluebird Girls by Rosie Archer

Victory for the Bluebird Girls

Rosie Archer

Audio CD

As war finally draws to a close, what will victory and peacetime bring for the south coast's Bluebird Girls? In their rise to fame over the course of the war, Bea Herron, Ivy Sparrow and Rainey Bird have faced down bombs and looked tragedy in the eye....

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A mother's ruin by Gracie Hart

A mother's ruin

Gracie Hart

Audio CD

When 18-year-old Eve runs away to start a new life in the city, she quickly discovers that Leeds is not everything she expected it to be. Wandering the cold streets, timid Eve can only find work as a barmaid at the Bluebell Inn. Serving ale and cheap...

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Melting moments by Anna Goldsworthy

Melting moments

Anna Goldsworthy

Audio CD

It is 1941. Eighteen-year-old Ruby leaves behind the family farm, her serious mother and roguish father, and heads for Adelaide. After a brief courtship, she enters into a hasty marriage with a soldier about to go to war - who returns a changed man. With...

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Vale of tears by Sarah Hawkswood

Vale of tears

Sarah Hawkswood

Audio CD

April 1144. A body is found floating in Fladbury mill leat, a man in green who has been stabbed but not robbed. The lord sheriff's trio discover him to be an Evesham horse dealer, who has a beautiful young wife who 'strays'. Did the wife or one of her...

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Storms over Blackpeak by Holly Ford

Storms over Blackpeak

Holly Ford

Audio CD

Carr Fergusson's grand old homestead is in need of a housekeeper - and when shy, city-bred Cally Jones arrives at Glencairn Station to take the reins, she discovers not only a new way of life, but a house packed to the rafters with romantic intrigue....

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The forgotten letters of Esther Durrant by Kayte Nunn

The forgotten letters of Esther Durrant

Kayte Nunn

Audio CD

1951: Esther Durrant, a young mother, is committed to an asylum by her husband. Run by a pioneering psychiatrist, the hospital is at first Esther's prison - but can captivity lead to freedom? 2018: When free-spirited marine scientist Rachel Parker is...

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Breakout by Stephen Leather

Breakout

Stephen Leather

Audio CD

A friend in need is a friend indeed. And no one is a better friend than hitman-for-hire Lex Harper. When a mate from his past ends up in a Bolivian prison, Harper doesn't think twice about going to his aid. Beatings, rapes and murders are an everyday...

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Into the dark by Karen Rose

Into the dark

Karen Rose

Audio CD

When Michael Rowland saves his younger brother Joshua from the clutches of his stepfather, he runs for his life with his brother in his arms. From his hiding place he sees his stepfather taken away in the trunk of a stranger's car. Doctor Dani Novak has...

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Seven lies by Elizabeth Kay

Seven lies

Elizabeth Kay

Audio CD

It all started with one little lie. Jane and Marnie have been inseparable since they were eleven years old. They have a lot in common. In their early twenties they both fell in love and married handsome young men. But Jane never liked Marnie's husband....

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Journey of the pharaohs by Clive Cussler

Journey of the pharaohs

Clive Cussler

Audio CD

In 1074 BC, vast treasures disappear from the tombs of Egyptian Pharaohs. In 1927, a daredevil American aviator vanishes on an attempted transcontinental flight. And in the present day, a fishing trawler sinks off the coast of Scotland. How are these...

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Quiet acts of violence by Cath Staincliffe

Quiet acts of violence

Cath Staincliffe

Audio CD

Manchester today. A dead baby. A missing mother. A cradle of secrets. Has the woman killed her child? Is she a risk to herself? Someone in the neighbourhood of old terraced streets has the answers. But detectives Donna Bell and Jade Bradshaw find lies...

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The mimosa tree mystery by Ovidia Yu

The mimosa tree mystery

Ovidia Yu

Audio CD

Mirza is a known collaborator and blackmailer. When he is murdered in his garden, clutching a branch of mimosa, there are many suspects. Su Lin's Uncle Chen is among those rounded up by the Japanese as reprisal. Hideki Tagawa, a former spy expelled by...

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Cry baby by Mark Billingham

Cry baby

Mark Billingham

Audio CD

It's 1996. Detective Sergeant Tom Thorne is a haunted man. Haunted by the moment he ignored his instinct about a suspect, by the horrific crime that followed and by the memories that come day and night, in sunshine and shadow. So when seven-year-old ...

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In the crypt with a candlestick by Daisy Waugh

In the crypt with a candlestick

Daisy Waugh

Audio CD

Sir Ecgbert Tode of Tode Hall has survived to a grand old age - much to the despair of his younger wife, Emma. But at 93 he has, at last, shuffled off the mortal coil. Emma, thoroughly fed up with being a dutiful Lady of the Manor, wants to leave the...

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The garden of forgotten wishes by Trisha Ashley

The garden of forgotten wishes

Trisha Ashley

Audio CD

Mourning lost years spent in a marriage that has finally come to an end, and Marnie needs a fresh start and time to heal. Things she hopes to find in the rural west Lancashire. Marnie takes a job as a gardener, which comes with a little cottage to make...

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Under a starry sky by Laura Kemp

Under a starry sky

Laura Kemp

Audio CD

Wanda lives in the middle of nowhere. On a farm on the edge of a hill, in a little village that's seen better days. She's always dreamed of escaping, of travelling the world, but life has got in the way. When her mother ends up in hospital and her sister...

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Dark waters by G. R. author. Halliday

Dark waters

G. R. author. Halliday

Audio CD

Annabelle has come to the Scottish Highlands to escape. But as she speeds along a deserted mountain road, she is suddenly forced to swerve. The next thing she remembers is waking up in a dark room. A voice from the corner of the room says 'The Doctor...

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The blood is still by Douglas Skelton

The blood is still

Douglas Skelton

Audio CD

When the body of a man in eighteenth-century Highland dress is discovered on the site of the Battle of Culloden, journalist Rebecca Connolly takes up the story for the Chronicle. Meanwhile, a film being made about the '45 Rebellion has enraged the ri...

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Sunny days and sea breezes by Carole Matthews

Sunny days and sea breezes

Carole Matthews

Audio CD

On a ferry bound for the Isle of Wight, Jodie Jackson is leaving her old London life behind, looking for some peace and quiet on her brother Bill's houseboat. But from the moment Jodie steps aboard her new home, it's clear she won't be left alone. If...

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The Finisher by Peter Lovesey

The Finisher

Peter Lovesey

Audio CD

Through a particularly tragic series of events, couch potato Maeve Kelly has been forced to sign up for Bath's springtime half marathon. What Maeve doesn't know is just how brutal some of the other runners are. As race day draws closer, an Albanian r...

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The Garden House by Marcia Willett

The Garden House

Marcia Willett

Audio CD

After the death of her father, El moves into his home just outside Tavistock in Devon. Fresh out of university she questions what it is she really wants from life. Although her childhood friend, Will, is there to help her through her grief she soon r...

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Maybe baby by Carol Thomas

Maybe baby

Carol Thomas

Audio CD

Best friends Lisa and Felicity think - maybe, just maybe - they finally have everything sorted out in their lives. Lisa is in a happy relationship with her old flame, and busy mum Felicity has managed to reignite the passion with her husband, Pete, after...

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An exhibition of murder by Vivian Conroy

An exhibition of murder

Vivian Conroy

Audio CD

The opening of an archaeological exhibition brings with it intrigue and evil as a fabled cursed golden death mask lives up to its dark past and death strikes at the exhibition. While digging up pieces of history, these archaeologists have also been b...

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The shapeshifter's lair by Peter Tremayne

The shapeshifter's lair

Peter Tremayne

Audio CD

Ireland. AD 672. When news reaches Colgu, King of Muman, that his betrothed, Princess Gelgeis, has disappeared, Fidelma with her trusted companions, Eadulf and Enda, enter the hostile Kingdom of Laigin in search of the truth. But the warnings of demo...

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The women who ran away by Sheila O'Flanagan

The women who ran away

Sheila O'Flanagan

Audio CD

Deira is setting out on the holiday she'd planned with her long-term partner Gavin...only she's on her own. Gavin will not be amused when he finds out she's 'borrowed' his car, but since their brutal break-up Deira's not been acting rationally. Maybe...

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Death in fancy dress by Anthony Gilbert

Death in fancy dress

Anthony Gilbert

Audio CD

The British Secret Service, working to uncover a large-scale blackmail ring and catch its mysterious mastermind, 'The Spider', find themselves at the country residence Feltham Abbey where a fancy-dress ball is in full swing. In the tumult of revelry,...

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Rage of the assassin by Edward Marston

Rage of the assassin

Edward Marston

Audio CD

London, 1818. MP Sir Roger Mellanby attends a performance of Macbeth at Covent Garden, featuring Hannah Granville. It is the final performance of what has been a triumphant production and both the Prince Regent and Hannah's love, Bow Street Rival Paul...

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Wartime at Liberty's by Fiona (Journalist) Ford

Wartime at Liberty's

Fiona (Journalist) Ford

eAudiobook

London, 1942: Flo Canning's heart is beyond repair following the news that she has been dreading since the outbreak of war. As Flo throws herself into the role of fabric manager at Liberty's, old and new friends alike help pull her from a whirl of de...

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The body in the castle well by Martin Walker

The body in the castle well

Martin Walker

eAudiobook

A rich American art student is found dead at the bottom of a well in an ancient hilltop castle. The young woman, Claudia, had been working with an eminent French art historian at his art-filled chateau. As Claudia's White House connections get the FB...

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The Gin O'Clock Club by Rosie Blake

The Gin O'Clock Club

Rosie Blake

eAudiobook

Lottie is always in a hurry, rushing around ticking tasks off her to-do lists. Teddy is worried about his granddaughter - how can he make Lottie realise the things that really matter? With the help of Arjun, Geoffrey and Howard, the elderly reprobates...

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Summer in the vineyards by Natalie Meg. Evans

Summer in the vineyards

Natalie Meg. Evans

eAudiobook

Shauna Vincent has just learned that the job she set her heart on has gone to a well-connected rival. Devastated, she accepts an offer from an old family friend, and soon Shauna is deep in the French countryside with endless hours to explore the magi...

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In the time we lost by Carrie Hope. Fletcher

In the time we lost

Carrie Hope. Fletcher

eAudiobook

Luna Lark doesn't want pity - she wants a fresh start. Somewhere she can write, mend her broken heart - and keep herself to herself. She chooses the most remote place she can find: Ondingside, a magical island off the coast of Scotland. When the town...

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Hammer to fall by John Lawton

Hammer to fall

John Lawton

eAudiobook

It's 1960s London, and spy Joe Wilderness should be living like James Bond. But alas, in the wake of an embarrassing disaster for MI6, Wilderness has been posted to remote northern Finland in a cultural exchange program to promote Britain abroad. Bored...

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Blood business by Barbara Nadel

Blood business

Barbara Nadel

eAudiobook

Brothers Ugur and Lokman Bulut, locked in an inheritance battle, need a sample of their mother's DNA to contest her will. But when the body is exhumed, her corpse is missing, replaced by another body with its heart removed. Inspector Mehmet Suleyman ...

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The Lonely Hearts Dog Walkers by Sheila Norton

The Lonely Hearts Dog Walkers

Sheila Norton

eAudiobook

When Nicola's marriage falls apart, she moves back home to the idyllic village of Furzewell. But her fresh start isn't everything she'd hoped - her daughter Mia is struggling to fit in at school, and Nicky's finding it challenging living with her ove...

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The six by Luca Veste

The six

Luca Veste

eAudiobook

It was supposed to be our last weekend away as friends, before marriage and respectability beckoned. But what happened that Saturday changed everything. In the middle of the night, someone died. The six of us promised each other we would not tell anyone...

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Friends don't lie by Cath Weeks

Friends don't lie

Cath Weeks

eAudiobook

Everyone knows Melissa Silk and her two best friends: a walking poster for friendship and community. People might hate them if they weren't so infectiously likeable. But when tragedy strikes, Melissa can't move on. Everyone urges her to let things go...

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Mrs Jeffries stalks the hunter by Emily Brightwell

Mrs Jeffries stalks the hunter

Emily Brightwell

eAudiobook

Sir Edmund Leggett is flattered to be stalked by a young lady. But she soon makes herself scarce after he's murdered in cold blood. The police hold the young woman to blame. But Inspector Witherspoon has other ideas and consults his housekeeper, Mrs Jeffries...

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Deep waters

Deep waters

eAudiobook

The stories in this collection will dredge up delight in crime fiction fans, as watery graves claim unsuspecting victims on the sands of an estuary and disembodied whispers penetrate the sleeping quarters of a ship's captain. How might a thief plot t...

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The secrets between us by Judith Lennox

The secrets between us

Judith Lennox

eAudiobook

It is Christmas 1937 when sisters Rowan and Thea travel from London to Scotland to visit their dying father. Having lost their mother in a tragic sailing accident when they were young, they are accustomed to grief. But they have no idea that their fa...

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The girl with the scarlet ribbon by Glenda Young

The girl with the scarlet ribbon

Glenda Young

eAudiobook

When a newborn baby girl is found abandoned with nothing but a scarlet ribbon tied to her basket, Ava Davidson, housekeeper of the wealthy McNally family's home, takes her into her care. Sworn to secrecy about the baby's true identity, Ada names her Jess...

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Daughter of the sea by Sylvia Broady

Daughter of the sea

Sylvia Broady

eAudiobook

Jessica is grieving for her beloved father, Jacob Kingdom, a trawler owner fondly remembered by his crew. But a confrontation with her mother leads to Jessica being cast out from the family home and the reveal of a shameful secret. It isn't long before...

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Miss Austen by Gill Hornby

Miss Austen

Gill Hornby

eAudiobook

1840. Twenty three years after the death of her famous sister Jane, Cassandra Austen returns to the village of Kintbury, and the home of her family's friends, the Fowles. She knows that, in some dusty corner of the sprawling vicarage, there is a cache...

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The museum of desire by Jonathan Kellerman

The museum of desire

Jonathan Kellerman

eAudiobook

One wild party. Four counts of murder. A mansion in Beverly Hills is leased out to host an event wild enough to herald the end of days. The next day there isn?t a living soul to be seen. But in the driveway sits a super-stretch limo, unlocked, with four...

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Rogue warrior by Stephen Leather

Rogue warrior

Stephen Leather

eAudiobook

No one knows for sure who Richard Yokely worked for in the past - the Army, the CIA, DEA, NSA - he has carried out missions for them all. But now he works for Grey Fox, the super secret agency that takes care of business that the White House would prefer...

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The rock blaster by Henning Mankell

The rock blaster

Henning Mankell

eAudiobook

At 3p.m. on a Saturday afternoon in 1911, Oskar Johansson is caught in a blast in an industrial accident. The local newspaper reports him dead, but they are mistaken. Though crippled, Oskar finds the strength to go on living and working. The Rock Bla...

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Tales out of school by Gervase Phinn

Tales out of school

Gervase Phinn

eAudiobook

After an eventful start to his first ever teaching post in the sleepy village of Risingdale, Tom Dwyer is hoping for a bit of calm. Nursing a broken heart after a romantic disappointment, he just wants to keep his head down and get on with his job. But...

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Hunting evil by Chris Carter

Hunting evil

Chris Carter

eAudiobook

As roommates, they met for the first time in college. Two of the brightest minds ever to graduate from Stanford Psychology University. As adversaries, they met again in Quantico, Virginia. Robert Hunter had become the head of the LAPD's Ultra Violent...

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My sisters and me by Lisa Dickenson

My sisters and me

Lisa Dickenson

eAudiobook

When Willow Lake asks her daughters for help renovating the family home, each has a reason to hesitate about returning to Maplewood...For quiet and bookish Emmy, going back to the town that ridiculed her fills her with dread. The youngest Noelle is p...

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The ninth child by Sally Magnusson

The ninth child

Sally Magnusson

eAudiobook

Isabel Aird is aghast when her husband is appointed doctor to an extraordinary waterworks being built miles from the city. But Isabel, following a succession of miscarriages, finds unexpected consolations in a place where she can feel the presence of...

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The liberation of Brigid Dunne by Patricia Scanlan

The liberation of Brigid Dunne

Patricia Scanlan

eAudiobook

When four feisty women from the same family get together at a family reunion, anything can happen? Marie-Claire, betrayed by her partner Marc, plans to teach him a lesson he will never forget. She travels home to Ireland, to the house of the Four Winds,...

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The scandalous Lady Wright by M. C. Beaton

The scandalous Lady Wright

M. C. Beaton

eAudiobook

Fashionable society regards Sir Benjamin Wright with the utmost honour and respect. Yet Lady Emma knows that her husband is, in fact, a drunken, jealous brute who delights in humiliating her both in and out of the bedroom. So, his unexpected murder is...

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Blood sugar by Lee Hall

Blood sugar

Lee Hall

eAudiobook

Jill is 14, overweight and obsessed with food. Her mum is glamorous, disappointed in Jill and about to embark on a new relationship with Billy, whilst Dad watches silently from a chair.

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The biggest secret by Mike Walker

The biggest secret

Mike Walker

Audio CD

"In the early hours of 5 June 1944, Captain Rob Collins, who is languishing in hospital, receives a call that will take him on a journey through England that will change his life. Mike Walker's play is an epic journey across England poised on the edge...

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Dirk Gently by Douglas Adams

Dirk Gently

Douglas Adams

Audio CD

"Harry Enfield stars as the eponymous detective in two full-cast radio dramatisations of Douglas Adams' Dirk Gently novels. Dirk Gently has an unshakeable faith in the interconnectedness of all things, but his Holistic Detective Agency mainly succeeds...

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Watching from the dark by Gytha Lodge

Watching from the dark

Gytha Lodge

Audio CD

"Aidan Poole logs onto his laptop late at night to Skype his girlfriend, Zoe. But to his horror, he realises she is not alone. Completely helpless, all he can do is listen to the sounds of a violent struggle. And then a chilling silence. He's desperate...

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The last day by Andy (Andrew Hunter) Murray

The last day

Andy (Andrew Hunter) Murray

Audio CD

"2059. The world has stopped turning. One half suffers an endless frozen night; the other, nothing but burning sun. Only in a slim twilit region can life survive. In an isolationist Britain, Ellen Hopper receives a letter from a dying man. It contains...

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Death of a mermaid by Lesley Thomson

Death of a mermaid

Lesley Thomson

Audio CD

"Freddy left her childhood home in Newhaven twenty-two years ago and swore never to return. But now her parents are dead, and she's back in her hometown to help her brothers manage the family fishmonger. Nothing here has changed: the stink of fish coming...

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A good man by Ani Katz

A good man

Ani Katz

Audio CD

"Thomas Martin is everything a man is supposed to be. He has a beautiful wife and a loving daughter, a good house on Long Island, a flourishing career at a prestigious Manhattan advertising firm. He's a good son and brother, taking it upon himself to...

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The motion of the body through space by Lionel Shriver

The motion of the body through space

Lionel Shriver

Audio CD

"Allergic to group activities of any kind, all her life Serenata has run, swum and cycled on her lonesome. But now that she's hit 60, all that physical activity has destroyed her knees. As she contemplates surgery with dread, her previously sedentary...

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Blessing in disguise by Danielle Steel

Blessing in disguise

Danielle Steel

Audio CD

"As a young intern at an art gallery in Paris, Isabelle McAvoy meets Putnam Armstrong, wealthy, gentle, older and secluded from the world. Her time at his Normandy chateau is the stuff of dreams, but when she learns she is pregnant, she knows that marriage...

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Dead to her by Sarah Pinborough

Dead to her

Sarah Pinborough

Audio CD

"There's nothing like a woman scorned. Something old ... Marcie's affair with Jason Maddox catapulted her into the world of the elite. Old money, old ties, old secrets. Marcie may have married into this world - but she'll never be part of it. Something...

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Masked prey by John Sandford

Masked prey

John Sandford

Audio CD

"The daughter of a U.S. Senator is monitoring her social media presence when she finds a picture of herself on a strange blog. And there are other pictures ... of the children of other influential Washington politicians, walking or standing outside t...

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The telephone box library by Rachael Lucas

The telephone box library

Rachael Lucas

Audio CD

"Burnt out after ten years at the chalkface, Lucy’s taken a sabbatical from her job as a history teacher to focus on some research. She moves to a tiny Cotswolds cottage that comes with a reduced rent in exchange for keeping a daily eye on Bunty, an ...

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The gilded cage by Camilla Läckberg

The gilded cage

Camilla Läckberg

Audio CD

"All that glitters ... People would kill to have Faye Adelheim's life. She lives in an ultra-swanky apartment in the most exclusive area of Stockholm, she has a gorgeous husband who gives her everything she's ever wanted, and she has an adorable daughter...

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Raid 42 by Graham Hurley

Raid 42

Graham Hurley

Audio CD

"1941. Dieter Merz is the Reich's most celebrated fighter ace and his aerial prowess has brought him into close contact with the top echelons of Hitler's regime. Even so, everything in the Nazi state still comes at a price. If Dieter wants help for an...

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Royals by Emma Forrest

Royals

Emma Forrest

Audio CD

"July, 1981. London. Shy, working-class Steven finds solace in beauty. Eighteen years old, he dreams of being a fashion designer. He's also gay, maybe - he hasn't decided yet. There's a lot Steven isn't sure about, like whether he hates himself or thinks...

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The record keeper by Agnes Gomillion

The record keeper

Agnes Gomillion

Audio CD

"After World War III, Earth is in ruins, and the final armies have come to a reluctant truce. Everyone must obey the law--in every way--or risk shattering the fragile peace and endangering the entire human race. Arika Cobane is on the threshold of taking...

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Daisy by J. Paul Henderson

Daisy

J. Paul Henderson

Audio CD

"Written in his own words, and guided by a man who collects glasses in a local pub, this is the story of Herod 'Rod' Pinkney's search for Daisy Lamprich, a young woman he first sees on a decade-old episode of the Judge Judy Show, and who he now intends...

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A wedding in the olive garden by Leah Fleming

A wedding in the olive garden

Leah Fleming

Audio CD

"Sara Loveday flees home and crisis to the beautiful island of Santaniki. Here, amid olive groves and whitewashed stone villas, where dark cypress trees step down to a cobalt blue sea, Sara vows to change her life. Spotting a gap in the local tourist...

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The chemical reaction by Fiona Erskine

The chemical reaction

Fiona Erskine

Audio CD

"After escaping almost certain death amidst the ruins of Chernobyl, Jaq finds herself in even hotter water. Deep in debt, she decides to take on a risky contract in China. But when her former student and the chemical factory she was meant to be inves...

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Outbreak by T. Davis Bunn

Outbreak

T. Davis Bunn

Audio CD

"The waters off the West African coast are a menacing red, full of algae thick enough to stand on in places. In nearby villages, mysterious deaths start to occur--and the panic mounts. But before an alarm can be sounded, the sea currents shift, the a...

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The first man by Albert Camus

The first man

Albert Camus

Audio CD

"The unfinished manuscript of The First Man was discovered in the wreckage of a car in which Camus died in 1960. Although it was not published for over thirty years, it was an instant bestseller when it finally appeared in 1994. The 'first man' is Ja...

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Disordered minds by Minette Walters

Disordered minds

Minette Walters

Audio CD

"In 1970, Harold Stamp, a retarded, reclusive 20-year-old, was convicted - on disputed evidence and a retracted confession - of brutally murdering his grandmother. Jonathan Hughes, an anthropologist specialising in stereotyping, determines to re-examine...

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Elevator pitch by Linwood Barclay

Elevator pitch

Linwood Barclay

Audio CD

"It all begins on a Monday, when four people board an elevator in a Manhattan office tower. Each presses a button for their floor, but the elevator proceeds, non-stop, to the top. Once there, it stops for a few seconds, and then plummets. Right to the...

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A dangerous engagement by Ashley Weaver

A dangerous engagement

Ashley Weaver

Audio CD

"1930s, New York. As they travel by ship to New York for her childhood friend Tabitha's wedding, Amory Ames gazes out at the city's iconic skyline, excited by the prospect of being a bridesmaid. Her husband Milo, however, is convinced their trip will...

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Second sister by Ho-Kei Chan

Second sister

Ho-Kei Chan

Audio CD

"Nga-Yee, a librarian, lives a quiet life with her fifteen-year-old sister Siu-Man. After a difficult, impoverished upbringing and the deaths of their parents, they are finally finding a bit of stability. Then one day, Nga-Yee comes home to find her ...

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The woman with wings by James MacManus

The woman with wings

James MacManus

Audio CD

"Alison Spedding is a loner; no real friends, no boyfriend and a job in which she goes unnoticed. At 32, her only passion is birdwatching. One afternoon, high on a Scottish mountain, earnestly waiting for the rarest of sights - a white tailed eagle r...

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The lost lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

The lost lights of St Kilda

Elisabeth Gifford

Audio CD

"1927. When Fred Lawson takes a summer job on St Kilda, little does he realise that he has joined the last community to ever live on that beautiful, isolated island. Only three years later, St Kilda will be evacuated, the islanders near-dead from sta...

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The return by Harry Sidebottom

The return

Harry Sidebottom

Audio CD

"145BC - Calabria, Rome. After years of spilling blood for Rome, Gaius Furius Paullus has returned home to spend his remaining days working quietly on the family farm. But it seems death has stalked Paullus from the battlefield. Just days after his a...

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Dead stock by Rachel Ward

Dead stock

Rachel Ward

Audio CD

"New Year dawns and something is rotten in the market town of Kingsleigh, with a body next to the bypass and pet cats going missing. When one turns up dead at Costsave, Ant and Bea start a new investigation but it's harder this time, with so much going...

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I'm staying here by Marco Balzano

I'm staying here

Marco Balzano

Audio CD

"A mother recounts her life story to her long-lost daughter in this sweeping historical novel about a community torn between Italian Fascism and German Nazism. In the small village of Curon in South Tyrol, seventeen-year-old Trina longs for a different...

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Harold by Catherine Cookson

Harold

Catherine Cookson

Audio CD

"Catherine Cookson's well-loved novels Hamilton and Goodbye Hamilton told the story of Maisie, who invented an imaginary horse to keep her company through the long years of an unhappy marriage, and before she became a bestselling author. In this enga...

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The summer fields by L. P. Fergusson

The summer fields

L. P. Fergusson

Audio CD

"Is the pain of loss a price worth paying for true love? In the year 1704, dairy maid Elen Griffiths' immunity to the smallpox plaguing England should be a blessing. But it feels more like a curse when she is selected to leave her home and nurse high...

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The pretender's gold by Scott Mariani

The pretender's gold

Scott Mariani

Audio CD

"When things get rough, we should all have a friend like Ben Hope. Retired army sergeant Boonzie McCulloch travels to the wintry Highlands of Scotland to help a relative in danger, but is soon deeper in it himself than he'd bargained for. Ruthless, c...

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By force alone by Lavie Tidhar

By force alone

Lavie Tidhar

Audio CD

"Everyone thinks they know the story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table, but they don't know sh*t. There was never a painting that showed the true Britain, that clogged sewer Rome abandoned just as soon as it could. A Britain where pet...

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My pear-shaped life by Carmel Harrington

My pear-shaped life

Carmel Harrington

Audio CD

"Meet Greta. She's funny. She's flawed. She's hiding so much behind her big smile she's forgotten who she is. But Greta is about to discover that the key to being happy is ... being yourself. Greta Gale has played the part of the funny fat one her entire...

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The move by Felicity Everett

The move

Felicity Everett

Audio CD

"Karen is driving through a strange landscape into a new life. Always a city girl, now she is on her way to an idyllic country cottage, refurbished for her with impeccable taste by her husband Nick. They're making a fresh start. But something is awry...

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How to get over a boy by Chidera Eggerue

How to get over a boy

Chidera Eggerue

Audio CD

"Are you fed up with thinking about that guy every minute of every waking hour, when he doesn't even reply to your texts? Are you reeling from the pain of a break-up, unsure of where to turn? Are you single and looking to be happy with your choices in...

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