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    • The Power

    • By: Naomi Alderman
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh, Naomi Alderman, Thomas Judd, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,462
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,271
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,267

    'She throws her head back and pushes her chest forward and lets go a huge blast right into the centre of his body. The rivulets and streams of red scarring run across his chest and up around his throat. She'd put her hand on his heart and stopped him dead.' Suddenly - tomorrow or the day after - girls find that with a flick of their fingers, they can inflict agonizing pain and even death.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!

    • By Mrs Charlotte Gaeta on 22-02-17

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Child

    • By: Fiona Barton
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett, Adjoa Andoh, Finty Williams, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,277
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,023
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,008

    When a paragraph in an evening newspaper reveals a decades-old tragedy, most readers barely give it a glance. But for three strangers, it's impossible to ignore. For one woman it's a reminder of the worst thing that ever happened to her. For another it's the dangerous possibility that her darkest secret is about to be discovered. And for a third, a journalist, it's the first clue in a hunt to uncover the truth. The Child's story will be told.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Rich Drama of Complex Emotions

    • By Simon on 30-06-17

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Americanah

    • By: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 17 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,231
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,122

    As teenagers, Ifemelu and Obinze fall in love in a Nigeria under military dictatorship. The self-assured Ifemelu departs for America, where Obinze hopes to join her, but post-9/11 America will not let him in, and he plunges into a dangerous, undocumented life in London. Fifteen years later, after so long apart and so many changes, will they find the courage to meet again, face to face?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Life-changing

    • By Diana John on 02-06-13

    Regular price: £21.79

    • Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    • Read by the Cast of the Stage Play
    • By: Choderlos de Laclos
    • Narrated by: Dominic West, Janet McTeer, Una Stubbs, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 289
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 255
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 252

    From the sumptuous private drawing rooms of 18th-century Paris to the decadent estates and chateaus of the French countryside, La Marquise de Merteuil and Le Vicomte de Valmont hatch a long-distance plan of vengeance and seduction. Valmont is determined to conquer the famously pious Madame de Tourvel, whose husband is abroad on business. However, Merteuil has other plans.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A timeless tale of lust and revenge

    • By Ms. D. A. O'neil on 05-02-16

    Regular price: £0.00

    • Sword in the Storm

    • Rigante, Book 1
    • By: David Gemmell
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 16 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127

    Born in the storm that doomed his father, Connavar grows to manhood among the mist-covered mountains of Caer Druagh, where the Rigante tribe dwell in harmony with the land and its gods. But beyond the border, across the water, an evil force is gathering strength, an unstoppable force that will change the world beyond all recognition. Haunted by malevolent spirits and hunted by evil men, Connavar sets out on a spectacular mission to save his people.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great story. Narration is somewhat discordant.

    • By Ben on 26-11-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Midnight Falcon

    • Rigante, Book 2
    • By: David Gemmell
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 17 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    They called him Bane the Bastard - though none said it to his face. Born of treachery, his name a curse, he grew up among the warriors of the Rigante. They valued his skills in war, but they feared the violence in his heart. And when, as a Wolfshead and Outlaw, he left Rigante lands, they breathed sighs of relief. But Bane would return, the destiny of the Rigante in his hands, the fate of the world resting on his skills with a blade.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Heroic Fantasy at its best

    • By Northern Boy on 07-04-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Adjoa Andoh

    • Audible Sessions: FREE Exclusive Interview
    • By: Robin Morgan-Bentley
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Actress and voice artist Adjoa Andoh talks to us about the new and highly anticipated audiobook of Angela Carter’s iconic novel Nights at the Circus. The story of a winged circus performer in search for freedom and equality, it was an immediate sensation and firmly cemented Carter as one of the greatest authors of our time. In this interview, Adjoa describes her time in the recording studio, her impressions of the text and her take on Carter’s unique vision. 

    Regular price: £0.00

    • Getting Rid of Matthew

    • By: Jane Fallon
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 165
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 84

    A Richard and Judy Summer Read Selection.
    What to do if Matthew, your secret lover, finally decides to leave his wife and move in, just when you're thinking that you might not want him anymore?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Storyline - Narration Unbelievably Good

    • By Mrs Z Armour on 22-04-10

    Regular price: £10.79

    • Ravenheart

    • Rigante, Book 3
    • By: David Gemmell
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 15 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 53

    Eight hundred years have passed since King Connavar of the Rigante and his bastard son, Bane, defeated the invading army of Stone. In that time, Connavar has become a legend, and the Rigante have lost the freedom so many gave their lives to preserve. A conquered people, they live and die under the iron rule of the Varlish, their culture all but destroyed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb series.

    • By Ian C Dando on 27-02-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Stormrider

    • Rigante, Book 4
    • By: David Gemmell
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 17 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 55

    Centuries after Connavar's triumphant battles against the invading army of Stone gained the Rigante their freedom, the clan finds itself oppressed once again. Magic that once flourished has been all but snuffed out. The Varlish king and his barons have stolen Rigante lands and robbed the people of their culture and liberty. From the Rigante's former seat of power the black-hearted Moidart rules; only in the north are the clansmen free.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great stuff

    • By J. G. Howard on 29-01-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Stay with Me

    • By: Ayobami Adebayo
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 263
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 239
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 238

    Yejide is hoping for a miracle, for a child. When her in-laws insist upon a new wife, it is too much for Yejide to bear. It will lead to jealousy, betrayal and despair. Unravelling against the social and political turbulence of '80s Nigeria, Stay with Me sings with the voices, colours, joys and fears of its surroundings. Ayobami Adebayo weaves a devastating story of the fragility of married love, the undoing of family, the wretchedness of grief and the all-consuming bonds of motherhood.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful realism

    • By Linn on 13-03-17

    Regular price: £12.49

    • Ancillary Justice

    • The Imperial Radch series, Book 1
    • By: Ann Leckie
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 717
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 672
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 673

    The spectacular debut novel nominated for every major science fiction award in 2014, Ancillary Justice is the story of a warship trapped in a human body and her search for revenge. Winner of the Arthur C. Clarke Award, the Nebula Award, the British Science Fiction Association Award, a James Tiptree Jr. honour and a Kitschie. Currently shortlisted for the Hugo Awards. They made me kill thousands, but I only have one target now.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Stick with it

    • By C. R. Broadhead on 19-03-15

    Regular price: £17.99

    • The Chilbury Ladies' Choir

    • By: Jennifer Ryan
    • Narrated by: Gabrielle Glaister, Imogen Wilde, Laura Kirman, and others
    • Length: 11 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 296
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 266
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 262

    The village of Chilbury in Kent is about to ring in some changes. This is a delightful novel of wartime gumption and village spirit that will make your heart sing out. Kent, 1940. The women of Chilbury village have taken umbrage at the Vicar's closure of the choir now that its male singers are at war. But when spirited music professor Primrose Trent arrives, it prompts the creation of an all-female singing group.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful

    • By Liz on 06-03-17

    Regular price: £12.99

    • The House of Unexpected Sisters

    • No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Book 18
    • By: Alexander McCall Smith
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95

    The latest instalment of the irresistibly charming, perennially best-selling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. Precious Ramotswe has always idolised her father, the late Obed Ramotswe. She feels that she knows all about his life - but does she? Sometimes our parents surprise us, and we discover that things were not quite what we thought them to be.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superb as usual

    • By M BeeH on 05-11-17

    Regular price: £27.99

    • Ancillary Sword

    • The Imperial Radch series, Book 2
    • By: Ann Leckie
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 11 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 412
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 389
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 390

    Breq - the soldier who used to be a spaceship - is serving the emperor she swore to destroy. She's been given her own warship, her own crew, and ordered to the only place in the galaxy she would have agreed to go: to Athoek Station, to protect the family of the lieutenant she murdered in cold blood. Athoek was annexed by the Empire some 600 years ago, and by now everyone is fully 'civilised'. Or should be - but everything is not as tranquil as it appears.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jane Austin in Space Returns

    • By Jasper on 16-07-15

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Read Me to Sleep

    • By: Maisie Reade
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    If your child struggles to drift off at night, Let's Go to Sleep is the answer. This is the only audiobook you need for calm, relaxed bedtimes night after night. Let's Go to Sleep is specially designed to soothe your child to sleep, helping them wind down and relax at the end of the day. Including simple and effective steps to help ease your child to sleep, this lulling story features techniques and prompts that effortlessly encourage the listener to breathe deeply and dream.

    Regular price: £4.99

    • Doctor Who: Tenth Doctor Novels

    • Eight adventures for the 10th Doctor
    • By: Jacqueline Rayner, Stephen Cole
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh, Freema Agyeman, Reggie Yates, and others
    • Length: 18 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Freema Agyeman, Reggie Yates, Adjoah Andoh and Will Thorp are the readers of these eight original stories featuring the 10th Doctor and Martha, as played on TV by David Tennant and Freema Agyeman. The titles are; Sting of the Zygons by Stephen Cole, The Last Dodo by Jacqueline Rayner, Wooden Heart by Martin Day, Forever Autumn by Mark Morris, Wetworld by Mark Michalowski, Sick Building by Paul Magrs, The Pirate Loop by Simon Guerrier, and Peacemaker by James Swallow.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Doctor Who: Tenth Doctor Novels Review

    • By orkney buyer on 05-01-18

    Regular price: £31.99

    • Checkmate

    • Noughts & Crosses 3
    • By: Malorie Blackman
    • Narrated by: Nina Sosanya, Joan Walker, John Hasler, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Can the future ever erase the past? Rose has a Cross mother and a Nought father in a society where the pale-skinned noughts are treated as inferiors and those with dual heritage face a life-long battle against deep-rooted prejudices. Sephy, her mother, has told Rose virtually nothing about her father, but as Rose grows into a young adult, she unexpectedly discovers the truth about her parentage and becomes determined to find out more, to honour both sides of her heritage.

    Regular price: £20.00

    • Until It's Over

    • By: Nicci French
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh, Paul Tyma
    • Length: 10 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    Young and athletic, London cycle courier Astrid Bell is bad luck - for other people. First Astrid's neighbour Peggy Farrell accidentally knocks her off her bike - and not long after is found bludgeoned to death in an alley. Then, a few days later, Astrid is asked to pick up a package from a wealthy woman called Ingrid de Soto, only to find the client murdered in the hall of her luxurious home. For the police, it's more than coincidence. For Astrid and her six housemates, it's the beginning of a nightmare.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Until it's over

    • By Louise on 14-09-09

    Regular price: £19.99

    • A Woman in Arabia

    • The Writings of the Queen of the Desert
    • By: Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell - introduction, Georgina Howell - editor
    • Narrated by: Sian Thomas, Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 9 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Gertrude Bell was leaning in 100 years before Sheryl Sandberg. One of the great woman adventurers of the 20th century, she turned her back on Victorian society to study at Oxford and travel the world and became the chief architect of British policy in the Middle East after World War I. Mountaineer, archaeologist, Arabist, writer, poet, linguist, and spy, she dedicated her life to championing the Arab cause and was instrumental in drawing the borders that define today's Middle East.

    Regular price: £26.29

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