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    • McLevy The Collected Editions: Series 3 & 4

    • Nine episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, full cast, Brian Cox
    • Length: 7 hrs and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 139

    Brian Cox stars as the Victorian detective in a further nine episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of one of Scotland's first policemen, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love this series

    • By J on 19-06-16

    Regular price: £20.00

    • McLevy, The Collected Editions: Series 5 & 6

    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Brian Cox, Siobhan Redmond, full cast
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 118

    Brian Cox stars as the Edinburgh detective in eight episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of a Victorian inspector in Scotland, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.'To Keep Him Honest': with big bets on a champion boxing match, the local crooks keep McLevy busy. 'Picture of Innocence': a high court judge is dead, and suspicion falls on his wife.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-06-16

    Regular price: £17.99

    • McLevy, the Collected Editions: Part One Pilot, S1-2

    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, Brian Cox, full cast
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 260
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 232
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 233

    Brian Cox stars as the Edinburgh detective in nine episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of a Victorian inspector in Scotland, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic components but assembled so very well

    • By J. D. Burnell on 11-11-15

    Regular price: £20.00

    • McLevy: The Collected Editions, Series 9 & 10

    • Eight Episodes of the BBC Radio 4 Crime Drama Series
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, Brian Cox
    • Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 124

    Eight episodes of the popular BBC Radio 4 Victorian detective drama, starring Brian Cox and Siobhan Redmond. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of one of Scotland's first policemen, this gripping series sees James McLevy prowling the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland and Lieutenant Roach.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • superb 👍

    • By Anonymous User on 23-08-18

    Regular price: £17.99

    • McLevy: The Collected Editions: Series 11 & 12

    • BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramas
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, Brian Cox
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 130

    Nine episodes of the BBC Radio 4 detective series set in Victorian Edinburgh, starring Brian Cox as Inspector McLevy. In this collection all eight episodes of series 11 and 12 are joined by 'Meet James McLevy', a remake of the original pilot episode. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of one of Scotland's first policemen, the fictional James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 10 out of 10

    • By Amazon Customer on 15-01-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Mistress of the Just Land

    • A Jean Brash Mystery 1
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, David Ashton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64

    New Year's Day - and through the misty streets of Victorian Edinburgh, an elegant female figure walks the cobblestones with a certain vengeful purpose. Jean Brash, the mistress of the Just Land, brings her cool intelligence to solving a murder, a murder that took place in her own bawdy house (the best in Edinburgh and her pride and joy). A prominent judge, strangled and left dangling, could bring her whole life to ruin, and she didn't haul herself off the streets, up through low, dirty houses of pleasure and violent vicious men, to let that come to pass.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • If you love McLevy you will love this

    • By S Wood on 01-10-16

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Nor Will He Sleep

    • An Inspector McLevy Mystery 4
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: David Ashton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    London had Sherlock Holmes. The dark alleys of Edinburgh had Inspector McLevy. Known as the father of forensics and a likely influence on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is here reinvented by David Ashton in a thrilling mystery - the fourth in a series - set in dark, violent Victorian Edinburgh. It's 1887. The streets of Edinburgh seethe with anarchy as two gangs of students rival each other in wild exploits.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • such slow narration .totally ruined it

    • By The Reluctant Hermit on 08-06-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • McLevy: The Collected Editions: Series 7 & 8

    • 8 episodes of the BBC Radio 4 crime drama series
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, Brian Cox, Michael Perceval-Maxwell
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 115

    Eight episodes of the BBC Radio 4 detective series set in Victorian Edinburgh, starring Brian Cox. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of one of Scotland's first policemen, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh, bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love Mclevy

    • By Amazon Customer on 19-03-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Fall from Grace

    • An Inspector McLevy Mystery 2
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: David Ashton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    Known as the father of forensics and a likely influence on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is here reinvented by David Ashton in a thrilling mystery - the second in a series - set in dark, violent Victorian Edinburgh. A burglary and murder at the home of Sir Thomas Bouch, the enigmatic architect of the ill-fated Tay Bridge, sets Inspector James McLevy off on a train of brutal killings, lethal liaisons, and double suicide which leads to a violent encounter with an old enemy, Hercules Dunbar.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Wrong Narrator

    • By Paul Johnson on 22-03-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Lost Daughter

    • A Jean Brash Mystery, Book 2
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: David Ashton, Siobhan Redmond
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    For fans of Elementary, Ripper Street and Sherlock Holmes - meet Jean Brash, a feisty, self-made woman turned sleuth in murky Victorian Edinburgh where crime and high society meet. After Mistress of the Just Land, the second adventure in David Ashton's Jean Brash series.... A theatre company arrives in Leith to perform King Lear. A robbery is planned, a gruesome murder committed, both of which set Inspector James McLevy on the prowl....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jean Brash

    • By Dee Murray on 29-09-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Shadow of the Serpent

    • An Inspector McLevy Mystery 1
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: David Ashton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 81

    London had Sherlock Holmes. The dark alleys of Edinburgh had Inspector McLevy. Known as the father of forensics and a likely influence on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is here reinvented by David Ashton in a thrilling mystery - the first in a series - set in dark, violent Victorian Edinburgh.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Worshipping at his own literary shrine.

    • By K on 20-02-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • A Trick of the Light

    • An Inspector McLevy Mystery 3
    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: David Ashton
    • Length: 15 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    London had Sherlock Holmes. The dark alleys of Edinburgh had Inspector McLevy. Known as the father of forensics and a likely influence on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, real-life police inspector James McLevy is here reinvented by David Ashton in a thrilling mystery - the third in a series - set in dark, violent Victorian Edinburgh. Halloween 1881, Edinburgh, and the dead are restless. In respectable Edinburgh society, beautiful young American spiritualist Sophia Adler is causing a furore with her dramatic séances.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Have become a huge fan of stories and narrator!

    • By twigs way on 17-02-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • FREE: Audible Sessions with David Ashton

    • Exclusive interview
    • By: David Ashton, Robin Morgan
    • Narrated by: David Ashton, Robin Morgan
    • Length: 16 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Exclusive interview with David Ashton, author of the Inspector McLevy series.

    Regular price: £0.00

    • Necrophobia 3

    • Die besten Horrorgeschichten der Welt
    • By: David H. Keller, F. Paul Wilson, Clark Ashton Smith
    • Narrated by: Udo Schenk, Marie Bierstedt, Reinhard Kuhnert
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Schließen Sie die Augen und genießen Sie eine spannende Nacht mit Gänsehaut für die Ohren! Wie gewohnt befinden sich Storys der weltbesten Horror-Autoren auf diesem Hörbuch. Jede Geschichte wird von einer anderen bekannten Stimme aus Film und TV vorgetragen. Lauschen Sie den Meistern der Angst und entfliehen Sie dem Alltag!

    Regular price: £11.19