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    • Ultimatum

    • Luke Carlton, Book 2
    • By: Frank Gardner
    • Narrated by: Rupert Farley
    • Length: 13 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75

    Deep within a cave system at the Iranian military complex of Parchin, southeast of Tehran and hidden from the prying eyes of Western satellites, scientists are working round the clock on a banned device. Acting on the orders of a renegade cell within the ultraconservative Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, their intention is to propel Iran into the elite club of nuclear-armed nations - and seal its domination of the Middle East. 

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • poor

    • By Anonymous User on 14-03-19

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Crisis

    • By: Frank Gardner
    • Narrated by: John Sackville
    • Length: 14 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 457
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 424
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 420

    Introducing Luke Carlton - ex-Special Boat Service commando and now under contract to MI6 for some of its most dangerous missions. Sent into the steaming Colombian jungle to investigate the murder of a British intelligence officer, Luke finds himself caught up in the coils of a plot that has terrifying international dimensions.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but not great.

    • By G.Russell on 19-10-16

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Blood & Sand

    • By: Frank Gardner
    • Narrated by: Alistair Petrie
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 196
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128

    On June 6th 2004, in a quiet suburb of Riyadh, BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner and cameraman Simon Cumbers were filming a programme on al-Qaeda when they were ambushed by Islamic gunmen. Simon was killed outright. Frank was shot and lay pleading for his life. A figure pumped four more bullets into his body at point blank range. Against all the odds, he survived. This is the remarkable account of his agonising journey to where he is today.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • gripping and enlightening

    • By Margaret on 15-01-11

    Regular price: £8.99

    • Blood & Sand

    • By: Frank Gardner
    • Narrated by: Frank Gardner
    • Length: 2 hrs and 28 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    On 6 June 2004, Frank Gardner and cameraman Simon Cumbers were in a quiet suburb of Riyadh, filming a piece on Al-Qaeda when they were confronted by Islamist gunmen. Simon was killed instantly. Frank was brought down by a shot in the shoulder, then the leg. As he lay in the dusty street, a figure stood over him and proceeded to pump 4 more bullets into him at point blank range.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Blood abd shear Guts

    • By Tony on 25-03-08

    Regular price: £11.99