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    • The Secret Barrister

    • By: The Secret Barrister
    • Narrated by: Jack Hawkins
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 973
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 897
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 891

    Welcome to the world of the Secret Barrister. These are the stories of life inside the courtroom. They are sometimes funny, often moving and ultimately life-changing. How can you defend a child abuser you suspect to be guilty? What do you say to someone sentenced to ten years whom you believe to be innocent? What is the law, and why do we need it? And why do they wear those stupid wigs?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A superb dissection of the English legal system

    • By Kirstine on 06-06-18

    Regular price: £21.99

    • The Brain

    • The Story of You
    • By: David Eagleman
    • Narrated by: David Eagleman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,090
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 965
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 957

    This is the story of how your life shapes your brain and how your brain shapes your life. Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, the brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questions at the heart of our existence. What is reality? Who are 'you'? How do you make decisions? Why does your brain need other people? How is technology poised to change what it means to be human?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Couldn't stop listening

    • By Dom on 14-01-16

    Regular price: £11.69

    • A Classical Education

    • The Stuff You Wish You'd been Taught at School
    • By: Caroline Taggart
    • Narrated by: Bill Wallis
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 289
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 161
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 157

    Is the Greek alphabet all Greek to you? Is geometry your Achilles heel and does your knowledge of Homer have more to do with The Simpsons than the Sirens? From engineering and architecture to drama and democracy, the world around us is founded on the principles and discoveries of the Ancient World, yet our understanding of it is episodic at best. But it's never too late to learn....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Light but not insubstantial

    • By catherine on 01-12-10

    Regular price: £12.29

    • Key Person of Influence

    • The Five-Step Method to Become One of the Most Highly Valued and Highly Paid People in Your Industry
    • By: Daniel Priestley
    • Narrated by: Michael Maloney
    • Length: 4 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 862
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 763
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 761

    Every industry revolves around Key People of Influence. Their names come up in conversation. They attract opportunities. They earn more money. Many people think it takes decades of hard work, academic qualifications and a generous measure of good luck to become a Key Person of Influence. This audiobook shows you that there is a five-step strategy for fast-tracking your way to the inner circle of the industry you love. Your ability to succeed depends on your ability to influence. Start now by listening to this audiobook.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Undiluted snake oil

    • By Kris Peeters on 16-11-16

    Regular price: £16.99

    • Life in the UK Test 2017: The Complete Study & Revision Guide

    • By: Hugh Lewis
    • Narrated by: Laurence Todd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    This may quite simply be the ONLY book you need to pass the test first time. Whether you are seeking British citizenship or settlement, or even if you are just looking to revise your understanding of British history and society, this guide will give you all the knowledge you need.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very helpful and proffessional.

    • By Amazon Customer on 30-07-18

    Regular price: £19.39

    • What You Need to Know About: Leadership

    • By: Jeff Grout, Liz Fisher
    • Narrated by: Sam Dale
    • Length: 5 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 82

    Business needs leaders. Every day, good and bad leaders make and break organizations. If you want to get anywhere in your career, showing leadership is crucial. So what do you really need to know about leadership? Find out: What it's all aboutWhy vision mattersHow you can build a great teamWhy leaders need to motivate and inspire the people around themHow to lead when the going gets tough.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really useful and accessible overview

    • By Mike on 16-09-12

    Regular price: £14.99

    • What You Need to Know About: Economics

    • By: George Buckley, Sumeet Desai
    • Narrated by: Colin Mace
    • Length: 5 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 146
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 103

    Economics matters. But with confusing things like GDP and interest rates, it’s often hard to get you head around. So What do you really need to know about economics?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • very good insight into economics

    • By Jacob on 26-02-15

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Teenage Brain

    • A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults
    • By: Frances E. Jensen, Amy Ellis Nutt
    • Narrated by: Laurence Bouvard, Amy Ellis Nutt
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    Why is it that the behaviour of teenagers can be so odd? As they grow older, young children steadily improve their sense of how to behave, and then all of a sudden, they can become totally uncommunicative, wildly emotional and completely unpredictable. We used to think that erratic teenage behaviour was due to a sudden surge in hormones, but modern neuroscience shows us that this isn't true.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A must-read book for brain info junlies...

    • By Jonny Matthew on 12-02-16

    Regular price: £12.99

    • SmartPass Plus Audio Education Study Guide to Macbeth (Unabridged, Dramatised, Commentary Options)

    • By: William Shakespeare, Simon Potter
    • Narrated by: Full-Cast featuring Joan Walker, Nick Murchie, Coralyn Sheldon
    • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    The multi-award-winning SmartPass study guide with and without commentary options. Full-cast, unabridged performance with comprehensive commentary and analysis for any student to fully understand and appreciate the play.

    "And nothing is, but what is not." Macbeth may be mystified by the Weird Sisters' words but this intense performance with incisive commentary cuts to the heart of Shakespeare's complex psychological tragedy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sure Pass with Smartpass

    • By JesKimSea on 18-01-13

    Regular price: £17.50

    • Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

    • By: Mignon Fogarty
    • Narrated by: Mignon Fogarty
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar Girl, is determined to wipe out bad grammar - but she's also determined to make the process as painless as possible. One year ago, she created a weekly podcast to tackle some of the most common mistakes people make while communicating. More than seven million episodes have now been downloaded, and Mignon has dispensed grammar tips on Oprah and appeared on the pages of the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and USA Today.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • interesting story

    • By T on 12-10-13

    Regular price: £19.69

    • Revise and Remember

    • Concentrate the mind
    • By: Lynda Hudson
    • Narrated by: Lynda Hudson
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    Would you / your teenager like a little help to revise and remember more easily? This four-track, self help hypnotherapy recording for students 12+ years and adult students could be just what you need if you are undertaking a course of formal study. You learn useful accelerated learning techniques for improving revision and recall, planning your time, active learning and self-testing. You also receive positive suggestions for calm, confidence, focus and concentration plus increased motivation to get down to your revision without delay.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Relax

    • By Amazon Customer on 27-05-17

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Ladybird Times Tables Audio Collection: I'm Ready for Maths

    • By: Ladybird
    • Narrated by: Isabel Adomakoh-Young, Kristin Atherton, Richard Hughes, and others
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 5

    Ladybird Times Tables Audio Collection: I'm Ready for Maths is an entertaining and engaging way for children to learn and practise their times tables. In line with current curriculum guidelines, all tables from 1-12 are covered in the order they are taught in school. Amusing and catchy songs in a range of musical styles help to make learning times tables enjoyable and fun.

    Regular price: £9.99

    • Early Tudors History - A Level Audio Tutorials

    • By: Nick Fellows B.A. M.A. PGCE, Glyn Redworth M.A. D.Phil, Katie Fellows B.A. M.A.
    • Narrated by: Matt Addis, Jennifer English, Gyln Redworth
    • Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Early Tudors A Level History series takes you through the OCR specification step by step, ensuring that you have the necessary knowledge to perform throughout the period of your course and to help prepare you for your A Level. The series is produced by Nick Fellows, a lead examiner for OCR who has written many textbooks on The Tudors, Katie Fellows, who is currently studying for her D.Phil in History at St Peter's College, Oxford, and Oxford historian, Dr Glyn Redworth, who is a specialist in Early Modern British & European history.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde English Literature GCSE

    • By: Alex Blott B.A. M.A., Alexandra Campbell B.A. M.A.
    • Narrated by: Penny Andrews, Andrew Cresswell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Robert Louis Stevenson's classic, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, sometimes known more simply as Jekyll and Hyde, has enthralled and horrified listeners for over a century, so much so that the novella has impacted our natural language, with the phrase Jekyll and Hyde coming to mean a person who is vastly different in moral character from one situation to the next. It is a classic to study for GCSE and is full of complexities that need to be understood.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good revision resource

    • By tom dixon humphreys on 01-05-17

    Regular price: £14.99

    • On Writing Well Audio Collection

    • By: William Zinsser
    • Narrated by: William Zinsser
    • Length: 2 hrs and 19 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    This expanded audio collection presents William Zinsser's On Writing Well, the classic teaching book that has sold more than 1 million copies, together with a new 90-minute section that tells you how to write a memoir.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By G. A.Taylor on 21-06-12

    Regular price: £9.69

    • AQA Power and Conflict GCSE Poetry Anthology Audio Tutorials

    • By: Rebecca Kleanthous
    • Narrated by: Penny Andrews, Andrew Cresswell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
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    In this study guide we narrate and analyse all 15 poems in the the AQA Power and Conflict poetry anthology to prepare those who are studying for their English Literature GCSE. Written by Rebecca Kleanthous, an English teacher and an examiner who specialises in poetry, this series will enable you to understand the themes and ideas across the poems, analyses the techniques used by the poets, including language and structure and provides suitable comparisons with other poems within the cluster.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Grrrrr!

    • By P1977 on 30-03-18

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Spinoza: Philosophy in an Hour

    • By: Paul Strathern
    • Narrated by: Jonthan Keeble
    • Length: 1 hr and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Philosophy for busy people. Read a succinct account of the philosophy of Spinoza in just one hour.Spinoza’s brilliant metaphysical system was derived neither from reality nor experience. Starting from basic axioms (assumptions), by means of a series of geometric proofs he built a universe which was also God – one and the same thing, the classic example of pantheism.

    Regular price: £1.99

    • Of Mice and Men Study Guide for English Literature

    • By: Hannah Walsh
    • Narrated by: Kevin Murphy, Olivia Mace
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    In John Steinbeck's classic novella, we see two friends working through the farmlands in California during the time of the Great Depression. In this study guide for GCSE, we examine Of Mice and Men in detail, looking at the myriad of themes involved, the key characters, its context, the structure and the setting as well as giving a detailed step-by-step guide to each chapter, so you can easily follow the book and to prepare you for your exams.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Hamlet

    • Shakespeare Appreciated (Unabridged, Dramatised, Commentary Options)
    • By: William Shakespeare, Simon Potter, Phil Viner, and others
    • Narrated by: Joan Walker, Stephen Elder, Paul Clayton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Experience Hamlet as a powerful full-cast drama with entertaining and enlightening commentary that explains what's what and who's who as the plot unfolds. To help you get the most out of Shakespeare, the narrator offers historical insights and background information, so you can enjoy the jokes, appreciate the references, and get a real sense of Shakespeare's world. The unabridged drama is also presented without commentary.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Education and Entertainment

    • By Ron on 01-04-17

    Regular price: £17.49

    • An Inspector Calls GCSE English Literature Guide - An Audiopi Study Guide

    • By: Laura Broadbent, Stephen Lucas
    • Narrated by: Peter Bartholomew, Rosemary Saunders
    • Length: 1 hr and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 4

    An Inspector Calls has an enduring appeal and still resonates today. The Audiopi GCSE English Literature audio guide for JB Priestley’s play will give you invaluable insight for your coursework and help you prepare for your exams at the end of the school year. Each chapter looks in detail at different elements of the book, including analysing the genre, structure and plot; the context of the play; and how it was a voice for Priestley’s beliefs.

    Regular price: £14.99

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