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  • Tooth for a Tooth: DI Gilchrist, Book 3 | T. F. Muir

    Tooth for a Tooth: DI Gilchrist, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By T. F. Muir
    • Narrated By David Monteath
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    When a woman's skeleton is discovered in a shallow grave, DCI Andy Gilchrist is tasked with finding her murderer. But a psychic's warnings and markings on a rusted cigarette lighter found among the rotted remains set Gilchrist off on a trail that will take him back 35 years - back to his past and on course to find his brother's killer in a fatal hit and run accident. When dental records from an extracted tooth force Gilchrist to confront the unthinkable - that his brother was her killer

    loulabellauk says: "Great series so far"
  • A Murder in Auschwitz | J.C. Stephenson

    A Murder in Auschwitz

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By J.C. Stephenson
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    An SS officer is found standing over the body of a comrade, a smoking pistol still in his hand, a murder in a place of murders. His pleas of innocence force a court martial and he knows that there is only one man in the camp capable of defending him; a Jewish prisoner called Manfred Meyer. Manfred Meyer is forced to build a defence for him in his court martial. Drawing on his years of experience as a criminal lawyer in Berlin, Meyer must unravel the deceit and interpret the lies that infect the concentration camp and work to have him found not guilty.

    Mary Carnegie says: "An unusual murder mystery."
  • The Malice of Waves | Mark Douglas-Home

    The Malice of Waves

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Mark Douglas-Home
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Five years ago, 14-year-old Max Wheeler disappeared from Priest's Island, an isolated but bleakly beautiful place on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. In the close-knit local community, there are no secrets - except what happened to Max. None of the police or private investigations since have shed any light on what happened the night he went missing, presumed dead. But there is one man who is yet to take on the case: The Sea Detective.

    Sandra says: "Could live there!"
  • The Last Witness: A D.C.I. Daley Thriller, Book 2 | Denzil Meyrick

    The Last Witness: A D.C.I. Daley Thriller, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Denzil Meyrick
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    James Machie was a man with a genius for violence, his criminal empire spreading beyond Glasgow into the UK and mainland Europe. Fortunately, James Machie is dead, assassinated in the back of a prison ambulance following his trial and conviction. But now, five years later, he is apparently back from the grave, set on avenging himself on those who brought him down. Top of his list is his previous associate, Frank MacDougall, who unbeknownst to D.C.I. Jim Daley, is living under protection on his lochside patch, the small Scottish town of Kinloch.

    Sandra says: "good story - but"
  • Eye For An Eye: DI Gilchrist , Book 1 | T. F. Muir

    Eye For An Eye: DI Gilchrist , Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By T. F. Muir
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    One psychopath. One killer. The Stabber. Six victims, all wife beaters. Each stabbed to death through their left eye. Six victims, all wife beaters. Each stabbed to death through their left eye. The cobbled lanes and backstreets of St Andrews provide the setting for these brutal killings.

    Judy says: "Excellent story"
  • Still Dark: William Lorimer, Book 14 | Alex Gray

    Still Dark: William Lorimer, Book 14

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Alex Gray
    • Narrated By David Monteath
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    New Year's Eve should be a time for celebrating. A chance to spend time with loved ones and look forward to the year ahead. For DSI William Lorimer, however, this New Year's Eve will be one that he will never forget. Called to a house after gunshots are reported, the carnage he finds there will have a powerful impact on his life - leaving him questioning his future with Police Scotland.

    Miss L ttophi says: "fab book"
  • Morningstar

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By David Gemmell
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    A country in desperate need of heroes. Angostin invaders surge through the Highlands, laying waste to everything in their path. Darkness follows in their wake as a mad necromancer resurrects the eons-dead Vampyre Kings. Only the bandit Jarek Mace, and the magicker and bard Owen Odell, have the courage to fight the Angostins and the undead. Whispers soon spread that Mace is the legendary Morningstar, a saviour who will protect his country in its hour of need. Yet Mace seems nothing more than a thief and a liar.

  • Against a Dark Sky: The DCI Dani Bevan Detective Novels, Book 1 | Katherine Pathak

    Against a Dark Sky: The DCI Dani Bevan Detective Novels, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Katherine Pathak
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Five walkers set out to climb Ben Lomond on a fine October day. Within hours the weather has taken a turn for the worst. The group find themselves lost on the mountain. Two of the climbers manage to make it back down and call for help. The following day a body is found. One of the female climbers has been strangled, and another man is missing without a trace. DCI Dani Bevan is called to the Loch Lomond town of Ardyle to lead the case.

    Zsuzsa says: "Great story line."
  • Storming the Falklands: My War and After | Tony Banks

    Storming the Falklands: My War and After

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Tony Banks
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Tony Banks and his comrades of the 2nd Battalion of the Parachute Regiment were highly trained, but nothing could prepare them for the intensity and ferocity of fighting to liberate the Falkland Islands. Plunged into a war of night attacks and vicious close-quarters combat, Banks and his fellow soldiers' fierce bravery and determination saw them through the bloodiest conflict British troops had faced in decades. Seventeen men died at Goose Green, a hard-fought battle the paras came close to losing.

    simon says: "Fantastic"
  • The Killing Connection: DI Gilchrist, Book 7 | T. F. Muir

    The Killing Connection: DI Gilchrist, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By T. F. Muir
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    A woman's body is washed up on the rocks by the castle ruins in St Andrews, with evidence of strangulation and no ID. Two weeks into the case, and DCI Andy Gilchrist is no closer to identifying her. A call from another woman claiming to be the dead woman's friend could be his first break, but when Gilchrist turns up to interview her, she is missing. Three days later her throttled corpse is found, and the investigation intensifies.

    Simon says: "Muir Recover His Equilibrium!"
  • Death of a Witch: Hamish Macbeth, Book 24 | M.C. Beaton

    Death of a Witch: Hamish Macbeth, Book 24

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By M.C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Returning from holiday Hamish becomes unaccountably worried - it's as if he senses a dark cloud of evil hanging over Lochdubh. He soon learns that there is a newcomer to the village, a woman called Catriona Beldame, and that the villagers have decided she is a witch. At first Hamish is charmed by her, but is dismayed when he finds out she's been supplying dangerous potions to certain local people.

    Mary Carnegie says: "Comic murder capers, plus weather."
  • Death of a Nag: Hamish Macbeth, Book 11 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Nag: Hamish Macbeth, Book 11

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    After a romantic disappointment and an undeserved demotion, Scots village bobby Hamish Macbeth decides a week's holiday at the coastal village of Skag might be just the ticket. He's dead wrong, of course: the food is dire, and the man in the next room nags his wife so loudly and continuously that more than one person at the Friendly House bed-and-breakfast wishes him dead, though only Hamish is heard threatening him. When this chap's body is found floating in the river Skag, Hamish is the prime suspect.

  • Death of a Scriptwriter: Hamish Macbeth, Book 14 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Scriptwriter: Hamish Macbeth, Book 14

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Patricia Martyn-Broyd, now in her seventies, has retired to the Highlands. She hasn't written a word in years and her books are out of print. But now a television company is about to film her last detective story, featuring the aristocratic Scottish detective Lady Harriet Vare. Even better, a London publisher is bringing the book into print. Even though the snobbish Miss Martyn-Broyd doesn't care to mix with the locals she can't help but share her excitement with local policeman Hamish Macbeth.

    Julie says: "Good listening"
  • Death of a Charming Man: Hamish Macbeth, Book 10 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Charming Man: Hamish Macbeth, Book 10

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Now that Priscilla Halburton-Smythe has agreed to marry him, Police Sergeant Hamish Macbeth can't imagine a more perfect life. There's not much crime in his remote Scottish village of Lochdubh, nothing much at all to do but fish, drink coffee, and slouch around. And now to spend time with lovely Priscilla. But his days aren't as tranquil as his dreams. For one thing, Priscilla's renovation schemes are driving him out of his cottage. Not to mention her ambitious plans for his career as a policeman away from Lochdubh. This might be a good time to find out why Peter Hynd's arrival in nearby Drim was causing so much trouble....

    Julie says: "Answered all my questions"
  • Whisky from Small Glasses: A D.C.I. Daley Thriller, Book 1 | Denzil Meyrick

    Whisky from Small Glasses: A D.C.I. Daley Thriller, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Denzil Meyrick
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    DCI Jim Daley is sent from the city to investigate a murder after the body of a woman is washed up on an idyllic beach on the West Coast of Scotland. Far away from urban resources, he finds himself a stranger in a close-knit community. Love, betrayal, fear and death stalk the small town, as Daley investigates a case that becomes more deadly than he could possibly imagine, in this compelling Scottish crime novel infused with intrigue and dark humour.

    Steve Hammant-Stacey says: "Finally! A great voice actor!"
  • The Devil's Recruit: Alexander Seaton, book 4 | S. G. MacLean

    The Devil's Recruit: Alexander Seaton, book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By S. G. MacLean
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    The fourth book in the highly acclaimed Alexander Seaton series. 1635: Europe is in the grip of the brutal territorial and religious struggle of the Thirty Years' War. Fear stalks the town of Aberdeen as a ship recruiting for the wars lies at anchor in the river mouth.

    Bibliophile says: "Excellent finale"
  • Death of a Gentle Lady: Hamish Macbeth, Book 23 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Gentle Lady: Hamish Macbeth, Book 23

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Mrs Gentle has fooled everyone into thinking she is as sweet as she sounds - Gentle by name and gentle by nature. But local constable Hamish Macbeth isn't fooled. He believes this little old lady is actually quite sly and vicious, but he's in a minority of one. Or is he? When Mrs Gentle dies under unusual circumstances, the villagers of Lochdubh are shocked and outraged. Chief Detective Inspector Blair suspects that members of her family may be involved but Hamish thinks there's much more to the story - and is willing to get rough to solve the riddle of Mrs Gentle's mysterious demise.

    Linda says: "A good listen for Hamish Macbeth fans"
  • Death of a Macho Man: Hamish Macbeth, Book 12 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Macho Man: Hamish Macbeth, Book 12

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The unconventional Hamish Macbeth finds that his own impetuousness places him at the center of a murder investigation. Everyone in the Scottish Highlands village of Lochdubh called Randy Duggan 'the Macho Man'. Duggan went around the village and bragged about everything he had done and said he once was a wrestler in America and an explorer in the Middle East. At first his outrageous stories drew an admiring crowd at the local pub, but soon his bullying ways lead to anger and violence.

    Cathy Swanson says: "Excellent as always."
  • How to Persuade and Influence People: Powerful Techniques to Get Your Own Way More Often | Philip Hesketh

    How to Persuade and Influence People: Powerful Techniques to Get Your Own Way More Often

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Philip Hesketh
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    Wouldn't it be great if you could always get people to see things your way? Now you can. You won't go far in business if you can't bring people round to your way of thinking. Some people find it easy; the rest of us just need a little help. How to Persuade and Influence People reveals some of the most powerful influencing and persuasion techniques known to man. This enhanced second edition contains new tools, new research, new case studies, and plenty of practical exercises.

    Valo Halo says: "Absolutely brilliant "
  • Death of a Prankster: Hamish MacBeth, Book 7 | M. C. Beaton

    Death of a Prankster: Hamish MacBeth, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs)
    • By M. C. Beaton
    • Narrated By David Monteath
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    When police constable Hamish Macbeth receives the news that there has been a murder at Arrat House, home of the relentless practical joker Arthur Trent, he doesn’t race to the scene of the crime. After all, last time he was called to investigate a death at the isolated Scottish manor, the "victim" turned out to be Trent’s manservant covered in fake blood. Thus prepared for another prank, Hamish arrives to find that Trent has been most decidedly murdered and for suspects there is a houseful of greedy relatives, all of whom are more than interested in the contents of the will than the crime at hand.

    Mrs says: "Enjoying this series"
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