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    • Dangerous Women

    • By: George R. R Martin, Gardner Dozois, Joe Abercrombie, and others
    • Narrated by: Claudia Blak, Scott Brick, Karen Dotrice, and others
    • Length: 32 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 134
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 134

    Twenty-one original stories of dangerous women by top genre writers, brought together in a new anthology edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois. Intrepid warriors, far-ranging spacewomen, formidable superheroines, hard-living bad girls, embattled survivors, private investigators, seductive femmes fatale and haughty queens; as Gardner Dubois writes in his introduction, 'if you want to tie any of these women to the railway tracks, you'll have a real fight on your hands!'

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable Dangerous and Wonderfully Diverse

    • By Washington on 27-10-14

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Give Me Your Hand

    • By: Megan Abbott
    • Narrated by: Chloe Cannon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Kit has risen to the top of her profession and is on the brink of achieving everything she wanted. She hasn’t let anything stop her. But now someone else is standing in her way - Diane. Best friends at 17, their shared ambition made them inseparable. Until the day Diane told Kit her secret - the worst thing she’d ever done, the worst thing Kit could imagine - and it blew their friendship apart.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Underwhelming

    • By MrsDraWoo on 03-02-19

    Regular price: £19.99

    • You Will Know Me

    • By: Megan Abbott
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 42

    You Will Know Me is set in the high-pressure world of competitive gymnastics, where Devon has had her sights set on the US Olympic team since she was tiny. Strong, determined, the star of her training centre, she is the absolute focus of her parents' lives and the lynchpin of their marriage. Yet Devon, for all her brightness on the floor, is a deeply private person, unknowable even to her mother, Katie.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good, but possibly over-rated!

    • By Ann D on 10-08-16

    Regular price: £14.99

    • Scream and Scream Again!

    • Spooky Stories from Mystery Writers of America
    • By: R. L. Stine, Megan Abbott, Chris Grabenstein, and others
    • Narrated by: Ramon De Ocampo, Almarie Guerra, P.J. Ochlan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    R. L. Stine - the godfather of Goosebumps - and some of the most popular authors today bring an unrivaled mastery of all things fearsome, frightening, and fantabulous to this terrifying anthology of all-new scary short stories. 

    Regular price: £31.39

    • Dare Me

    • By: Megan Abbott
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    There's something dangerous about the boredom of teenage girls. Coach said that once. She said it like she knew and understood.

    When Colette French arrives at school one fall and takes charge of the cheer squad, she brings a hint of threat. Sleek, remote and careless, she transforms the girls into warriors - and rivals. Addy and Beth find that for the first time, they have secrets from one another. But their mentor is playing her own deadly game, and there is everything to lose.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The End of Everything

    • By: Megan Abbott
    • Narrated by: Emily Bauer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    A close-knit street, the clink of glass on glass, summer heat. Two girls on the brink of adolescence, throwing cartwheels on the grass. Two girls who tell each other everything. Until one shimmering afternoon, one of them disappears. Lizzie is left with her dread and her loss, and with a fear that won't let her be. Had Evie tried to give her a hint of what was coming, a clue that she failed to follow?

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Fever

    • By: Megan Abbott
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Davies, Kirby Heyborne, Joe Barrett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 5

    Deenie, Gabby and Lise are best friends - a tight girl unit negotiating their way through the troubled waters of their teens, a world of sex, secrets and intense relationships. When first Lise then Gabby falls prey to a mysterious illness, hysteria sweeps their school, and as more girls succumb, Deenie finds herself an outsider, baffled by the terrifying illness and scared that it could all be because of something she has done.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Story ok let down by narrators

    • By M. Graydon on 07-08-16

    Regular price: £14.99