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    • Scrublands

    • By: Chris Hammer
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 210
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 200
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 198

    A dead river. A dying town. A killer's secrets.... In an isolated country town ravaged by drought, a charismatic young priest opens fire on his congregation, killing five men before being shot dead himself. A year later, journalist Martin Scarsden arrives in Riversend to write a feature on the anniversary of the tragedy. But the stories he hears from the locals don't fit with the accepted version of events. Just as Martin believes he is making headway, a shocking discovery rocks the town.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best in ages.

    • By Robert E. on 07-10-18

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Legion of the Damned

    • By: Sven Hassel
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126

    Convicted of deserting the German army, Sven Hassel is sent to a penal regiment on the Russian Front. He and his comrades are regarded as expendable, cannon fodder in the battle against the implacable Red Army. Outnumbered and outgunned, they fight their way across the frozen steppe.... This iconic anti-war novel is a testament to the atrocities suffered by the lone soldier in the fight for survival. Sven Hassel's unflinching narrative is based on his own experiences in the German Army.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A revelation.

    • By John on 01-11-14

    Regular price: £15.99

    • Dead Centre

    • By: Andy McNab
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Indonesia, January 2005. Nick Stone is working undercover, to retrieve incriminating material from amongst the tsunami-ravaged chaos of a devastated landscape. His team is attacked and a man dies -- but not before he makes an agonising promise that will return one day to haunt him... Moscow, March 2011. Semi-retired but restless, Stone finds himself at the centre of an extraordinary encounter which turns his world upside down.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • where is unabridged version?

    • By Martin on 27-04-19

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Ghost Flight

    • By: Bear Grylls
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 13 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 692
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 652
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 648

    Haunted by his wife and son's brutal abduction and murder, ex-soldier Will Jaeger runs to the ends of the Earth to recover and to hide. But even there he is found and compelled to undertake one last mission and to confront a savage past he can barely even remember. Jaeger agrees to lead an expedition into the Mountains of the Gods in the remote Amazon jungle.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Cheesy but great

    • By Alexander on 02-07-15

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Trackers

    • By: Deon Meyer
    • Narrated by: Saul Reichlin, Rupert Degas, Sandra Duncan
    • Length: 17 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    A housewife running from years of domestic abuse. A bodyguard hired to escort a smuggled rhinoceros. A group of Islamic terrorists based in a quiet residential street. A secret government agency threatened with amalgamation within a bigger department. A retired policeman trying to get used to his new career in the private sector.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A bit of a mess

    • By Andy Hurley on 16-08-13

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Flash Flood

    • Code Red, Book 1
    • By: Chris Ryan
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    It begins as a school trip to London. But with a sudden tidal surge and a dramatic thunderstorm that hurls rainwater down on the capital, it suddenly becomes something totally different: the site of a major disaster as the Thames Barrier is breached and London is flooded. With streets underwater, communications down, rats pouring up out of the sewers, and thousands of people in a state of panic, survival becomes a very key issue for Ben and his mates.

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Burning Angels

    • By: Bear Grylls
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 403
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 379
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 378

    A prehistoric corpse entombed within an Arctic glacier, crying tears of blood. A jungle island overrun by rabid primates - escapees from a research laboratory's hot zone. A massive seaplane hidden beneath a mountain, packed with a Nazi cargo of mind-blowing evil. A penniless orphan kidnapped from an African slum, holding the key to the world's survival. Four terrifying journeys. One impossible path. Only one man to attempt it. Will Jaeger. The Hunter. Read by Rupert Degas.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is great

    • By Mark on 10-12-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Private London

    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 131
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    Dan Carter is the head of the London office of Private, the world’s largest and most technologically advanced detective agency. Jack Morgan, Private’s owner and CEO, put his faith in Carter, and has entrusted him with some of Private’s most important cases.None more important than Hannah Shapiro. The daughter of one of Private’s wealthiest and most valuable clients, Hannah and her mother were kidnapped when she was thirteen years old.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Story

    • By Kieran on 01-11-16

    Regular price: £20.00

    • Wheels of Terror

    • By: Sven Hassel
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 10 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106

    Stationed on the Russian Front and now equipped with armoured vehicles, Sven Hassel and his comrades from the 27th Penal Regiment fight on remorselessly... All of them should be dead: Life expectancy on the Russian Front is measured in weeks. But Sven, Porta, Tiny and The Legionnaire fight to the end, not for Germany, not for Hitler, but for survival. Wheels of Terror is a sobering depiction of war's brutalities, and the violence and inhumanity that the history books leave out.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • More sophisticated than I expected.

    • By Simon on 18-01-15

    Regular price: £15.99

    • Duffy

    • By: Dan Kavanagh
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    Things aren't going so well for Brian McKechnie. His wife was attacked in their home, his cat was brutally killed and now a man with a suspiciously erratic accent is blackmailing him. When the police fail spectacularly at finding out who's after him, McKechnie engages the services of London's most unusual private eye. Duffy is a detective like no other. A bisexual ex-policeman with a phobia of ticking watches and a penchant for Tupperware.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An unusual mix of thriller and comic novel.

    • By DT on 16-09-15

    Regular price: £13.99

    • East of Innocence

    • By: David Thorne
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    When an old childhood friend visits him, asking for his help with a case of police brutality, Daniel wants nothing to do with it. But obligations are obligations, and he soon finds himself on the wrong end of police attention, and dragged into the shady business of a local gangster. But there is far more at stake than he could ever have anticipated - including the mystery of what happened to his mother, who disappeared months after he was born.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rupert and David: a match made in heaven

    • By Birdie on 09-01-14

    Regular price: £23.69

    • The Rules of Backyard Cricket

    • By: Jock Serong
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    Darren has two big talents: cricket and trouble. It is no surprise, then, that he becomes an Australian sporting star of the bad-boy variety - one of those men who's always got away with things and just keeps going...until the day we meet him, middle aged and in the boot of a car, and everything pointing towards a shallow grave.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Best!

    • By Bar54bar on 26-11-18

    Regular price: £18.79

    • A Decline In Prophets

    • The Rowland Sinclair Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: Sulari Gentill
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    It’s 1932, a time of crisis and doubt. Returning home on a luxury ocean liner after months abroad, Rowland Sinclair and his companions dine with a suffragette, a Bishop and a retired World Prophet. The Church encounters less orthodox religion in the Aquitania’s chandeliered ballroom, where men of God rub shoulders with mystics in dinner suits. The elegant atmosphere on board is charged with tension, but civility prevails...until people start to die.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Double chapters

    • By Bincky on 05-06-19

    Regular price: £20.89

    • The Broken Shore

    • By: Peter Temple
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Winner of the Duncan Lawrie Dagger (formerly the CWA Gold Dagger) for Fiction, 2007
    Broken by his last case, homicide detective Joe Cashin has fled the city and returned to his hometown in South Eastern Australia, while his wounds heal and the nightmares fade. His recovery is interrupted when a local man is brutally attacked and left for dead. In the small town, suspicion quickly falls on three young men from the local Aboriginal community - but Cashin's not so sure.

    Regular price: £9.79

    • Killing for the Company

    • By: Chris Ryan
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 4 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    It is 2003. Invalided out of the SAS, Chet Freeman makes his living in high-end security, on a temporary contract for an American corporation called the Grosvenor Group. He catches a young woman, a peace campaigner, eavesdropping on a meeting the Group is holding with the British prime minister. The Group's interests include arms manufacture, and what Chet and the young woman overhear seems to imply that it is bribing the prime minister to take his country into an illegal war. Could this possibly be true?

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Fragmented thin plot why?

    • By grahamdanger on 23-02-15

    Regular price: £11.89

    • A Few Right Thinking Men

    • The Rowland Sinclair Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: Sulari Gentill
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Rowland Sinclair is an artist and a gentleman. In Australia's 1930s, the Sinclair name is respectable and influential, yet Rowland has a talent for scandal. He relies on the Sinclair fortune to indulge his artistic passions and friends: a poet, a painter and a brazen sculptress. Mounting tensions fuelled by the Great Depression take Australia to the brink of revolution, but Rowland Sinclair is indifferent to the politics...until a brutal murder exposes an extraordinary and treasonous conspiracy.

    Regular price: £20.89

    • Promises of Blood

    • Daniel Connell, Book 3
    • By: David Thorne
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Even the dead like to keep their secrets.... When William Gove, a dying millionaire and patriarch of a vast estate in Essex, asks Daniel Connell to execute his will, Daniel has no idea what he's getting himself into. Rather than leave his fortune to his three children, Gove has chosen 10 names at random from the phone book. When he dies, Daniel sets out to track down the recipients.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series

    • By Stephen on 28-03-16

    Regular price: £27.99

    • Gentlemen Formerly Dressed

    • The Rowland Sinclair Series, Book 5
    • By: Sulari Gentill
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    After narrowly escaping Nazi terror, Rowland Sinclair and his companions land in London, believing they are safe. But they are wrong. A bizarre murder plunges the hapless Australians into a queer world of British aristocracy, fascist Blackshirts, illicit love, scandal and spies. A world where gentlemen are not always what they are dressed up to be....

    Regular price: £20.89

    • Paving the New Road

    • The Rowland Sinclair Series, Book 4
    • By: Sulari Gentill
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    It's 1933, and Eric Campbell, the man who would be Australia's Fuehrer, is on a fascist tour of the continent seeking allegiances. Yet the Australian way of life is not undefended. The clandestine armies of the Establishment have mobilised to undermine Campbell's ambitions. But when the Establishment's man in Munich is killed, desperate measures are necessary. Rowland Sinclair must travel to Germany to defend Australian democracy from the relentless march of Fascism.

    Regular price: £20.89

    • Miles off Course

    • The Rowland Sinclair Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: Sulari Gentill
    • Narrated by: Rupert Degas
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    In early 1933, Rowland Sinclair and his companions are ensconced in the superlative luxury of The Hydro Majestic; trouble seems very distant indeed...until Harry Simpson vanishes. Croquet and pre-dinner cocktails are abandoned as Rowland begins the hunt. Stockmen, gangsters and a belligerent writer all gather to the fray, as the investigation becomes embroiled with a much darker conspiracy.

    Regular price: £20.89

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