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    • The Lady Vanishes

    • By: Ethel Lina White
    • Narrated by: Kim Hartman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
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      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Iris Carr is tired and exhausted. Travelling by train from Switzerland to England she is surrounded by alien languages and situations which she finds difficult to comprehend. She is relieved therefore when talkative old English governess Miss Froy becomes her impromptu travelling companion. But when Iris wakes from a short sleep Miss Froy has vanished - and none of the passengers will acknowledge her existence. Is Iris mad? Or is there some more sinister reason for the woman's vanishing?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Much better than the film

    • By Lovemykindle on 12-01-19

    Regular price: £9.99

    • The Spiral Staircase

    • By: Ethel Lina White
    • Narrated by: Kim Hartman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Four girls have been murdered. As darkness falls, the young maid Helen Capel feels distinctly uneasy, as though she is being watched, as she walks through the woods alone. News of yet another murder reaches the ears of the inhabitants, but this time close to their isolated family home on the Welsh border. Under the instruction of the Professor Warren, nobody may leave or enter the house that night. Just as the Professor finishes his announcement someone starts to knock loudly at the front door....

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    • La scala a chiocciola

    • By: Ethel Lina White
    • Narrated by: Silvia Cecchini
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Questa scrittrice britannica raggiunse la popolarità negli anni '30 e '40 come scrittrice di romanzi gialli. L'ambientazione di questo, in una casa isolata della campagna inglese, riporta al gusto dei classici thriller psicologici dell'epoca, di cui la Christie fu l'esponente più famosa. In questo volume, il cui secondo titolo era "Qualcuno deve vegliare", la suspence cresce di pagina in pagina, e nel corso del romanzo vengono seminati indizi per permettere al lettore di formare le proprie ipotesi, senza però che questo compito gli sia facile.

    Regular price: £4.99

    • Die Wendeltreppe

    • By: Ethel Lina White
    • Narrated by: Chris Pichler, Gerd Wameling, Michael Mendl
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Hörspielbearbeitung und Regie: Regine Ahrem. Ein geheimnisvoller Mädchenmörder sorgt in der englischen Provinz für Angst und Schrecken. Immer näher rückt die Spur seiner Verbrechen zu dem einsamen Landhaus vor, in dem die junge Helen als Dienstmädchen arbeitet. Während draußen ein Gewitter tobt, das alle Straßen unpassierbar macht, mehren sich die Anzeichen, dass der Mörder bereits im Innern des Hauses ist.

    Regular price: £7.19