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    • White Oleander

    • By: Janet Fitch
    • Narrated by: Oprah Winfrey
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Astrid is the only child of a single mother, Ingrid, a brilliant, obsessed poet who wields her luminous beauty to intimidate and manipulate men. Astrid worships her mother and cherishes their private world full of ritual and mystery, but their idyll is shattered when Astrid's mother falls apart over a lover. Deranged by rejection, Ingrid murders the man, and is sentenced to life in prison.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book is very addictive

    • By Agata on 07-07-14

    Regular price: £13.29

    • Chimes of a Lost Cathedral

    • By: Janet Fitch
    • Narrated by: Yelena Shmulenson
    • Length: 27 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    After the events of The Revolution of Marina M., the young Marina Makarova finds herself on her own amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War - pregnant and adrift in the Russian countryside, forced onto her own resourcefulness to find a place to wait out the birth of her child. She finds new strength and self-reliance to fortify her in her sojourn, and to prepare her for the hardships and dilemmas still to come. She finally returns to Petrograd, the city almost unrecognizable after two years of revolution, the haunted, half-emptied, starving Capital of Once Had Been....

    Regular price: £28.29

    • The Revolution of Marina M.

    • By: Janet Fitch
    • Narrated by: Yelena Shmulenson
    • Length: 30 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4 out of 5 stars 4

    St. Petersburg, New Year's Eve, 1916. Marina Makarova is a young woman of privilege who aches to break free of the constraints of her genteel life, a life about to be violently upended by the vast forces of history. Swept up on these tides, Marina will join the marches for workers' rights, fall in love with a radical young poet, and betray everything she holds dear before being betrayed in turn.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • chuck lit very sophomoric

    • By Katharine (Kate) Carreaux on 20-12-17

    Regular price: £28.89

    • Paint it Black

    • A Novel
    • By: Janet Fitch
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Jason Leigh
    • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Josie Tyrell, art model, teen runaway, and denizen of LA's 1980s punk-rock scene, finds a chance at real love with art student Michael Faraday. A Harvard dropout and son of a renowned pianist, Michael introduces her to his spiritual quest and a world of sophistication she had never dreamed existed. But when she receives a call from the Los Angeles County Coroner, asking her to identify her lover's dead body, her bright dreams all fade to black.

    Regular price: £16.59

    • Weißer Oleander

    • By: Janet Fitch
    • Narrated by: Birgit Minichmayr
    • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
    • Abridged
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    Der weiße Oleander blüht in Kalifornien im Hochsommer, wenn die Hitze unerträglich erscheint...

    Regular price: £6.89