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    • The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

    • By: Jonas Jonasson, Rachel Willson-Broyles - translator
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 260

    The sequel to Jonas Jonasson’s international best seller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared. It all begins with a hot air balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Allan and Julius are ready for some spectacular views, but they’re not expecting to land in the sea and be rescued by a North Korean ship, and they could never have imagined that the captain of the ship would be harbouring a suitcase full of contraband uranium on a nuclear weapons mission for Kim Jong-un....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • It Got a Little Bit Old Fairly Quickly For Me.

    • By Simon on 09-08-18

    Regular price: £17.99

    • A Nearly Normal Family

    • By: M. T. Edvardsson, Rachel Willson-Broyles
    • Narrated by: Richard Armitage, Emily Watson, Georgia Maguire
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Every murder case starts with a suspect. What if the suspect is your daughter? Would you believe her, or the evidence against her? The father believes his daughter has been framed.The mother believes she is hiding something. The daughter believes they have no idea what she’s truly capable of.... There are three sides to the story. And the truth will shatter this family to pieces.

    Regular price: £11.99

    • The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden

    • A Novel
    • By: Jonas Jonasson, Rachel Willson-Broyles (translator)
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4 out of 5 stars 9

    In a tiny shack in the largest township in South Africa, Nombeko Mayeki is born. Put to work at five years old and orphaned at 10, she quickly learns that the world expects nothing more from her than to die young, be it from drugs, alcohol, or just plain despair. But Nombeko has grander plans. She learns to read and write, and at just 15, using her cunning and fearlessness, she makes it out of Soweto with millions of smuggled diamonds in her possession. Then things take a turn for the worse....

    Regular price: £27.69

    • The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

    • A Novel
    • By: Jonas Jonasson, Rachel Willson-Broyles - translator
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It all begins with a hot-air-balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Allan and Julius are ready for some spectacular views, but they’re not expecting to land in the sea and be rescued by a North Korean ship, and they could never have imagined the captain of the ship would be harboring a suitcase full of contraband uranium on a nuclear-weapons mission for Kim Jong-un. Yikes! Soon Allan and Julius are at the center of a complex diplomatic crisis involving world figures from the Swedish foreign minister to Angela Merkel and President Trump. 

    Regular price: £28.29

    • The Tunnel

    • Danny Katz Thriller, Book 2
    • By: Carl-Johan Vallgren, Rachel Willson-Broyles - translator
    • Narrated by: Peter Noble
    • Length: 9 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 1
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      2 out of 5 stars 1
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      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Private investigator Danny Katz is trying to track down his former drug dealer. Ramón and his girlfriend, Jenny, have both vanished, leaving behind a lot of unanswered questions. How come Ramón suddenly found himself in possession of the mother lode of drugs? And is Jenny really who she claims to be? Katz's investigation leads him to the darkest corners of Stockholm's porn industry, and once again his old addiction threatens to control him.

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Everything I Don't Remember

    • By: Jonas Hassen Khemiri, Rachel Willson-Broyles - translator
    • Narrated by: Jack Hawkins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Dazzlingly inventive, witty and mysterious: a writer pieces together the story of a young man's death in an exhilarating narrative puzzle reminiscent of the hit podcast Serial. A young man dies in a car crash - accident or suicide? An unnamed writer with an agenda of his own sets out to piece together Samuel's story. From friends, relatives and neighbours, a portrait emerges of a loving son, reluctant bureaucrat, contrived poser, loyal friend. But who was Samuel really, and what happened to him?

    Regular price: £14.39