Showing results by narrator "Oliver Hembrough" in Contemporary Sci-Fi

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    • Dark Eden

    • By: Chris Beckett
    • Narrated by: Oliver Hembrough, Jessica Martin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 232
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 217
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 216

    A marooned outpost of humanity struggles to survive on a startlingly alien world. John Redlantern, one of the 532 degenerating descendants of two marooned space explorers, will break the laws of Eden, shatter the Family and change history. He will be the first to abandon hope, the first to abandon the old ways, the first to kill another, the first to venture into the Dark, and the first to discover the truth about Eden....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everything I look for in Science Fiction

    • By M on 05-08-15

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Mother of Eden

    • By: Chris Beckett
    • Narrated by: Jessica Martin, Oliver Hembrough
    • Length: 12 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 85

    We speak of a mother's love, but we forget her power. Power over life. Power to give and to withhold. Generations after the breakup of the human family of Eden, the Johnfolk emphasise knowledge and innovation, the Davidfolk tradition and cohesion. But both have built hierarchical societies sustained by violence and dominated by men - and both claim to be the favoured children of a long-dead woman from Earth that all Eden knows as Gela, the mother of them all.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic sequel to an equally fantastic book

    • By Geoff Kendall on 16-06-15

    Regular price: £18.99