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    • War on Drugs Box Set

    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 25 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Three fast-paced true-crime stories packed into a blistering exposé of the War on Drugs. Featuring deadly Colombian drug lords and the CIA, these three books have hundreds of five-star reviews on Amazon and Goodreads.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • excellent and informative

    • By Emad on 09-10-18

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Hard Time

    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Randal Schaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95

    After a SWAT team smashed down stock-market millionaire Shaun Attwood's door, he found himself inside of Arizona's deadliest jail and locked into a brutal struggle for survival. Shaun's hope of living the American Dream turned into a nightmare of violence and chaos, when he had a run-in with Sammy the Bull Gravano, an Italian Mafia mass murderer. Join Shaun on a harrowing voyage into the darkest recesses of human existence.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best audio book I've listened too

    • By Kevoneone on 19-10-17

    Regular price: £23.49

    • Party Time: Raving Arizona

    • English Shaun Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Randal Schaffer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Shaun Attwood arrived in Phoenix, Arizona, a penniless business graduate from a small industrial town in England. Within a decade, he became a stock-market millionaire. But he was leading a double life. After taking his first Ecstasy pill at a rave in Manchester as a shy student, Shaun became intoxicated by the party lifestyle that would change his fortune. Years later, in the Arizona desert, Shaun became submerged in a criminal underworld, throwing parties for thousands of ravers and running an Ecstasy ring in competition with the Mafia mass murderer Sammy 'The Bull' Gravano.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping and laugh out loud funny

    • By Ian Kay on 14-07-18

    Regular price: £22.89

    • American Made

    • Who Killed Barry Seal? Pablo Escobar or George HW Bush
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Randal Schaffer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Barry Seal flew cocaine and weapons worth billions of dollars into and out of America in the 1980s. After he became a government informant, Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel offered a million for him alive and half a million dead. But his real trouble began after he threatened to expose the dirty dealings of George HW Bush.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great story

    • By Emma T. on 04-09-17

    Regular price: £24.19

    • Pablo Escobar

    • Beyond Narcos
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Max Tilney
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar was a devoted family man and a psychopathic killer; a terrible enemy, yet a wonderful friend. While donating millions to the poor, he bombed and tortured his enemies - some had their eyeballs removed with hot spoons. Through ruthless cunning and America's insatiable appetite for cocaine, he became a multi-billionaire, who lived in a $100-million house with its own zoo.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable

    • By Jude Bailey on 25-03-17

    Regular price: £18.79

    • The Mafia Philosopher: Two Tonys

    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Tom Campbell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Breaking bones, burying bodies, and planting bombs became second nature to Two Tonys while working for the Bonanno Crime Family, whose exploits inspired The Godfather. After a dispute with an outlaw motorcycle club, Two Tonys left a trail of corpses from Arizona to Alaska. On the run, he was pursued by bikers and a neo-Nazi gang bloodthirsty for revenge, while a homicide detective launched a nationwide manhunt. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Un-put-down-able Due To Two Tonys Voice

    • By Josh on 02-10-18

    Regular price: £18.29

    • Un-Making a Murderer

    • The Framing of Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: AmadeuS
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    Innocent people do go to jail. Sometimes mistakes are made. But even more terrifying is when the authorities conspire to frame them. That's what happened to Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey, who were convicted of murder and are serving life sentences. Un-Making a Murderer is an explosive book which uncovers the illegal, devious, and covert tactics used by Wisconsin officials.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not the book that this case deserves

    • By Mark on 01-11-18

    Regular price: £18.79

    • The Cali Cartel

    • Beyond Narcos
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: John H Fehskens
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    An electrifying account of the Cali Cartel beyond its portrayal on Netflix. From the ashes of Pablo Escobar's empire rose an even bigger and more malevolent cartel. A new breed of sophisticated mobsters became the kings of cocaine. Their leader was Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela - known as the Chess Player due to his foresight and calculated cunning.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Eye opening

    • By Helen on 02-09-17

    Regular price: £19.39

    • Lessons from a Drug Lord

    • The Most Unexpected Lessons from the Most Unexpected Person
    • By: Shaun Attwood
    • Narrated by: Joe Geoffrey
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    A self-help audiobook like no other. From the author of the best-selling Hard Time, and seen on Locked Up Abroad, Shaun Attwood took his business degree to Phoenix, Arizona, where he became an award winning stockbroker and then a millionaire day trader during the dot-com bubble. But Shaun became greedy and lost sight of what was important. Lessons from a Drug Lord is his account of the time Shaun spent submerged in a nightmarish world of drugs and gangs.

    Regular price: £16.49