Showing results by narrator "Laurel Lefkow" in Fiction

Categories

62 results
Sort by
    • Jali: The Short Story Collection

    • 6 Original Sci Fi Short Stories
    • By: Chris Beckett, An Owomoyela, Nikesh Shukla, and others
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett, Damian Lynch, Sophia Nomvete, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    Written for audio format, this collection of six science fiction stories draw on themes of arrival, discovery and destination. Commissioned especially for Audible, and narrated by outstanding performers, these stories evoke the traditional storytelling of West African Jali as the unknown and distant are brought to life for audiences.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It's Jali Good

    • By Simon on 02-05-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Bone Clocks

    • By: David Mitchell
    • Narrated by: Jessica Ball, Leon Williams, Colin Mace, and others
    • Length: 24 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,011
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,004

    One summer's day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes encounters a strange woman who offers a small kindness in exchange for 'asylum'. Decades will pass before Holly understands what sort of asylum the woman was seeking.… The Bone Clocks follows Holly's life: not so far out of the ordinary, yet punctuated by flashes of precognition, visits from people who emerge from thin air, and brief lapses in the laws of reality.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sodding marvellous

    • By Andy Parsons on 24-09-14

    Regular price: £31.29

    • The Little Friend

    • By: Donna Tartt
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 24 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 630
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 582
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 577

    The second novel by Donna Tartt, best-selling author of The Goldfinch (winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize), The Little Friend is a grandly ambitious and utterly riveting novel of childhood, innocence and evil. The setting is Alexandria, Mississippi, where one Mother’s Day a little boy named Robin Cleve Dufresnes was found hanging from a tree in his parents’ yard. Twelve years later Robin’s murder is still unsolved and his family remains devastated.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stunning

    • By Julie on 08-07-15

    Regular price: £25.99

    • The Devil Wears Prada

    • By: Lauren Weisberger
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 208
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97

    Winner of the British Book Awards, TV & Film Book of the Year, 2007.
    A sharp, witty, and hugely entertaining debut novel, The Devil Wears Prada is The Nanny Diaries set in the world of high fashion. Welcome to the dollhouse, baby! When Andrea first sets foot in the plush Manhattan offices of Runway she knows nothing. She's never heard of the world's most fashionable magazine, or its feared and fawned-over editor, Miranda Priestly.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not very funny and a bit boring

    • By Joanne Kendall on 13-09-06

    Regular price: £19.69

    • The Last Runaway

    • By: Tracy Chevalier
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 190
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 189

    Laurel Lefkow reads the stunning new novel from the bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring. When modest Quaker Honor Bright sails from Bristol with her sister, she is fleeing heartache for a new life in America, far from home. But tragedy leaves her alone and vulnerable, torn between two worlds and dependent on the kindness of strangers. Life in 1850s Ohio is precarious and unsentimental. The sun is too hot, the thunderstorms too violent, the snow too deep. The roads are spattered with mud and spit. The woods are home to skunks and porcupines and raccoons.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Bad accents!

    • By Matt Watson-Power on 21-05-13

    Regular price: £17.19

    • Carol

    • By: Patricia Highsmith
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 322
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 299
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 301

    Therese is just an ordinary sales assistant working in a New York department store when an alluring woman in her 30s walks up to her counter. Standing there, Therese is wholly unprepared for the first shock of love. She is an awkward 19-year-old with a job she hates and a boyfriend she doesn't love; Carol is a sophisticated, bored suburban housewife in the throes of a divorce and a custody battle for her only daughter. As Therese becomes irresistibly drawn into Carol's world, she soon realises how much they both stand to lose....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sublime!!!

    • By rouge on 04-04-15

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Summer of '69

    • One Summer. So Many Secrets...
    • By: Elin Hilderbrand
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Every year the Levin children have looked forward to spending the summer at their grandmother's historic island home, but this year it's not to be. Blair, the oldest sister, is marooned in Boston, pregnant with twins and unable to travel. Middle sister Kirby is caught up in the thrilling vortex of civil rights protests with her friend Mary Jo Kopechne. And Tiger, the only son, has just been deployed to Vietnam.

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Revenge Wears Prada: The Devil Returns

    • By: Lauren Weisberger
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 80

    The hotly-anticipated sequel to The Devil Wears Prada – the million copy bestseller that took the world by storm. Everything’s in place for the season’s hottest launch: Tall latte (with two raw sugars)? Check. Gucci trench (draped over desk)? Check. Outrageous, unreasonable demands? Check. Andy has just turned thirty and is an incredibly successful magazine editor, working closely with her best friend Emily, another Runway survivor.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • why the change in accents??

    • By Edel Kelly on 06-05-18

    Regular price: £14.49

    • Cat's Eye

    • By: Margaret Atwood
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 15 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 122
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115

    Elaine Risley, a painter, returns to Toronto to find herself overwhelmed by her past. Memories of childhood - unbearable betrayals and cruelties - surface relentlessly, forcing her to confront the spectre of Cordelia, once her best friend and tormentor, who has haunted her for 40 years. An exceptional novel from the winner of the 2000 Booker Prize.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Careless editing.

    • By Eva O'Donnell on 16-02-14

    Regular price: £31.49

    • Bleeding Kansas

    • By: Sara Paretsky
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 14 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    The Grelliers and the Schapens: two families who have been farming in the Kaw River Valley for over 150 years, their lives connected through the generations by history and geography. Then Gina Haring, bringing with her the liberal air of the big city, moves into a dilapidated house near both farms. Gina has secrets, her own reasons for being in the Kansas countryside, and they're not necessarily what the people around her imagine.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Paretsky but not as you know her

    • By S. K. Doughty on 02-02-09

    Regular price: £16.79

    • Chasing Harry Winston

    • By: Lauren Weisberger
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Leigh, Adriana and Emmy are best friends, all leading different lives and about to make some extreme choices. The three girls meet for dinner one evening and make a pact - they each have to change one thing in their lives by the end of the year.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Very sex and the city

    • By Gill on 03-05-15

    Regular price: £19.69

    • How to Keep a Secret

    • By: Sarah Morgan
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Matriarch Nancy knows she hasn't been the best mother, but how can she ever tell her daughters the reason why? Lauren and Jenna are as close as two sisters can be, and they made a pact years ago to keep a devastating secret from their mother - but is it time to come clean? Lauren's teenage daughter, Mackenzie, masks her own pain by keeping her mother at a distance. Her mother, aunt and grandmother keep trying to reach her, but will it take a stranger to show her the true meaning of family?

    Regular price: £12.99

    • Career Game

    • By: Louise Mensch
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 11 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Music mogul Rowena Krebs is now a legend - she’s even made it to the Hall of Fame. Her old rival, now best friend, Topaz Rossi, is the designer-clad top dog at American Magazines. Both women are happily married - and life seems sweet. But things are changing: Rowena senses a shift, both in business and maybe on the home front. Topaz knows her circulation figures are dropping but not what is wrong with her husband.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Nostalgia with a rushed ending!

    • By Lindsay Long on 20-09-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Return to the Little Coffee Shop of Kabul

    • By: Deborah Rodriguez
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    The honest, entertaining and life-affirming sequel to The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul, featuring the same loveable cast of characters, from internationally best-selling author Deborah Rodriguez. In a little coffee shop in war-torn Kabul, five very different women unite for one important cause: to protect the women in Afghanistan. Now back home in the US, Sunny, the founder, is finding it difficult to settle and dreams of returning to her beloved coffee shop.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A welcome catch up to the original book! :)

    • By Sue Jackson on 20-04-16

    Regular price: £19.99

    • My Last Duchess

    • By: Daisy Goodwin
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 26

    Cora Cash, possibly the wealthiest heiress in 1890’s America, has been raised to believe that money will open every door to her. But when her mother whisks Cora to England to secure her an aristocratic match, Cora is dismayed by the welcome she at first receives. The great English houses in which she is entertained are frosty and forbidding, dogged by intrigue above stairs, and gossip below.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highly Recommended

    • By JenPeter on 03-12-12

    Regular price: £19.79

    • The Lightkeeper's Daughters

    • By: Jean E. Pendziwol
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    Elizabeth's eyes have failed. She can no longer read the books she loves or see the paintings that move her, but her mind remains sharp, and music fills the vacancy left by her blindness. When her father's journals are discovered on a shipwrecked boat, she enlists the help of a delinquent teen, Morgan, to read to her. As an unlikely friendship grows between them, Elizabeth is carried back to her childhood home - the lighthouse on Porphyry Island, Lake Superior - and to the memory of her enigmatic twin sister, Emily.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • awful audible

    • By Jacqueline Smith on 29-07-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Everyone Worth Knowing

    • By: Lauren Weisberger
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 13 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    The in-crowd wears Gucci, but one girl wears her heart on her sleeve. When a chance meeting propels Bette into a new role as a party planner, she can hardly believe her luck. A job that pays you to party! Running with the cool Manhattan pack, gaining VIP access to the city's hottest spots, and meeting "everyone worth knowing" is a million miles away from the number-crunching and paper-pushing of her old banking job. Overnight, the greatest city in the world has become her sexy, late-night playground.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not for me!

    • By Mrs. K. J. D. CURRIE on 09-12-12

    Regular price: £19.69

    • This Christmas

    • By: Jane Green
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    In this trio of warm, witty, insightful stories, three very different women face questions of the heart that could change all their Christmases to come.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • very predictable <br />

    • By Amazon Customer on 26-12-18

    Regular price: £32.89

    • Power of a Woman

    • By: Barbara Taylor Bradford
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    At 47, Stephanie Jardine is at the apex of her career and her life, running the American branch of Jardine’s, the prestigious Crown Jewellers of London. Having fully come to terms with her long widowhood, Stevie now draws emotional strength and contentment from her work and her family. Then, one day, an unexpected act of violence committed by a stranger on the other side of the world plunges Stevie into turmoil and despair.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A must have.

    • By Kindle Customer on 14-09-18

    Regular price: £11.99

    • The Virgin Blue

    • By: Tracy Chevalier
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    This is the compelling story of two women, born centuries apart, and the ancestral legacy that binds them. Ella Turner tries hard to fit into the small, close-knit community of the French town that she has moved to. She even changes her name back to Tournier, and knocks the rust off her high-school French. However, isolated and lonely, she is drawn to investigate her Tournier ancestry, with heart-wrenching results.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Performance very uninspiring

    • By el'chen on 27-08-14

    Regular price: £18.49

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4