Church of England
Books in series6
UNABRIDGED
(4.1 based on 72 ratings)
  • 1
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  • 2
    Glamorous Powers | Susan Howatch

    Glamorous Powers

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Susan Howatch
    • Narrated By Dermont Crowley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (24)
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    (12)
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    (12)

    In 1940, Jon Darrow, a man who has played many parts, returns to the world he once renounced. But faced with many unforeseen temptations, he fails to control his psychic powers. Corruption lies in wait for him, threatening his future as a priest.

    Wonderful

    This is the second of six books. Sadly only 2, 4 and 6 are available at audible. it is a fantastic series well worth listening too, in fact I found ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 01 February 2009 by Jacqueline (Margate, Kent, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

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  • 4
    Scandalous Risks | Susan Howatch

    Scandalous Risks

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Susan Howatch
    • Narrated By Sian Thomas
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (19)
    Performance
    (12)
    Story
    (12)

    In 1963, when traditional values are under attack, Venetia, a young woman, becomes involved with the Dean of Starbridge Cathedral. But as a married man, he has nothing to offer her, and Venetia finds herself trapped in a web of love and lies.

    A Starbridge sensation

    I first read Susan Howatch's series of novels about the Church of England back in the 1980s and was curious to see if they had stood the test of time...Show More »

    Reviewed on 09 July 2013 by Kate (Bickerton Malpas, United Kingdom)
  • 5
    Mystical Paths | Susan Howatch

    Mystical Paths

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Susan Howatch
    • Narrated By Glen McCready
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    In 1968, 26-year-old Nick Darrow, younger son of the psychic priest Jon Darrow, begins to realize that his life is a mess. To all appearances he is a sober-living young man, but in fact he is indulging in the sexual experimentation of his age and is in revolt against Church teaching.

    Mystical Paths

    I am a diehard devotee of the Starbridge books and read them long before they became available in audio. This one is a joy with a particularly brilli..Show More »

    Reviewed on 14 July 2010 by Diana (Fordingbridge, United Kingdom)
  • 6
    Absolute Truths | Susan Howatch

    Absolute Truths

    • UNABRIDGED (24 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Susan Howatch
    • Narrated By Stephen Thorne
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (15)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    Charles Ashworth is privileged, pampered, and pleased with himself. But when a catastrophe tears his life apart, his guilt drives him into the immoral and disordered life the Bishop of Starbridge has condemned so violently in others.

    Absolutely Fabulous

    Absolute Truths is the final volume of Susan Howatch?s Starbridge series written about the Church of England in the twentieth century. All six novels ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 24 December 2010 by Jean (Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom)