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Ripley, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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  • A Prisoner of Birth

  • By: Jeffrey Archer
  • Narrated by: Roger Allam
  • Length: 16 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,395
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 838
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 833

Danny Cartwright and Spencer Craig were born on different sides of the track. Danny is an East End Cockney mechanic, Spencer is a West End barrister. When they meet, their lives will never be the same again.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Prisoner of Birth (Unabridged

  • By Jean on 15-04-08

Absolutely Brilliant!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 28-04-09

A fantastic story with great twists and turns. Wonderfully narrated. I couldn't stop listening! I would definitley recommend it. Reminded me somewhat of John Grisham.






  • The Two of Us

  • My Life with John Thaw
  • By: Sheila Hancock
  • Narrated by: Sheila Hancock
  • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 74
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29

Winner of the British Book Awards, Author of the Year, 2005.

When John Thaw, star of The Sweeney and Inspector Morse, died from cancer in 2002, a nation lost one of its finest actors, and Sheila Hancock lost a beloved husband. In this unique double biography she chronicles their lives, personal and professional, together and apart, growing up and growing older.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Rewarding & Poignant

  • By Anonymous User on 03-07-05

A Wonderful Story

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 14-01-06

This moving and honest account of two remarkable lives was gripping from beginning to end. A real love story that was delightful to listen to.

6 of 6 people found this review helpful