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    • The Shadow of the Wind

    • By: Carlos Ruiz Zafon
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 17 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 686
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 565
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 563

    Hidden in the heart of the old city of Barcelona is the 'cemetery of lost books', a labyrinthine library of obscure and forgotten titles that have long gone out of print. To this library, a man brings his 10-year-old son Daniel one cold morning in 1945. Daniel is allowed to choose one book from the shelves and pulls out 'La Sombra del Viento' by Julian Carax. But as he grows up, several people seem inordinately interested in his find.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome

    • By MRS LESLEY J E MACLEAN on 23-12-12

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Hunter

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 1
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 15 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 743
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 691
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 685

    Forget James Bond. Forget Jason Bourne. Forget Jack Bauer. Meet Victor. He's an assassin - a man with no past and no surname. But when a Paris job goes spectacularly wrong, Victor finds himself running for his life across four continents, accompanied by a woman too beautiful to trust, pursued by enemies too powerful to escape.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Overkill

    • By Mark on 31-07-14

    Regular price: £17.99

    • Smoke and Mirrors

    • A Stephens and Mephisto Mystery
    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 181
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 177

    Brighton, 1951. Pantomime season is in full swing on the snowy pier, with Max Mephisto starring in Aladdin. But Max's headlines have been stolen by the disappearance ­­of two local children. With fairy tales in the air, it's not long before the press have found a nickname for the case: 'Hansel and Gretel'. DI Edgar Stephens has plenty of leads to investigate. The missing girl, Annie, used to write plays and perform them with her friends.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another first rate crime novel from Elly Griffiths

    • By peter on 27-11-15

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Master of War

    • By: David Gilman
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 16 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 251

    England, 1346. For Thomas Blackstone the choice is easy - dance on the end of a rope for a murder he did not commit, or join the king's invasion. As he fights his way across northern France, Blackstone learns the brutal lessons of war. Vastly outnumbered, Edward III's army will finally confront the armoured might of the French nobility on the field of Crécy. It is a battle that will change the history of warfare.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Part one is good.

    • By mrmalaya on 11-09-17

    Regular price: £26.09

    • The Unknown Ajax

    • By: Georgette Heyer
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 11 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 202
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204

    Miles from anywhere, Darracott Place is presided over by irascible Lord Darracott. The recent drowning of his eldest son has done nothing to improve his temper. For now he must send for the unknown offspring of the uncle whom the family are never permitted to mention. Yet none of that beleaguered family are prepared for the arrival of the weaver’s brat and heir apparent.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Eeeh, it's gradely

    • By Maggie on 17-05-14

    Regular price: £19.69

    • The Game

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 3
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 429
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 388
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 384

    Victor is the perfect killer. He has no past. He will stop at nothing. And he can find you anywhere. In sweltering Algiers, ultra-efficient hitman Victor executes a fellow assassin. But when the CIA comes calling, Victor must pose as his victim to identify the dead man's next mark--a mission that takes him across Europe to the bloody streets of Rome. Working alongside a group of vicious mercenaries, Victor faces an impossible choice: to do what's right, or to sacrifice the only thing he cares about: his life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Victor

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-12-18

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Better Off Dead

    • Victor the Assassin 4
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 12 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 330
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 311
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308

    A hitman must be anonymous, amoral... and alone. Victor is the face in the crowd you don't see, a perfect assassin with nothing to live for. But when an old friend turns to him for help, he finds he can't refuse. For once his objective isn't to kill but to protect. Hunted through the streets of London by ruthless enemies, Victor needs to be more than just a bodyguard...but his every move leads danger closer to the very person he's vowed to defend. Published in the US as No Tomorrow.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A stunning masterpiece

    • By Mikey on 24-08-15

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Sirens

    • By: Tom Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    A beautifully written insight into the stresses, strains and successes of working for the London Ambulance service. Is there anyone who hasn't wondered about the state of the occupant of an ambulance, screaming along with its sirens on and blue lights flashing? Have you? And have you wondered about the other people inside the ambulance, maybe fighting to save the patient's life?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Funny but accurate.

    • By Dale Gudmunsen on 07-11-18

    Regular price: £11.99

    • A Time to Die

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 6
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 262

    If the assassin known only as Victor once had a moral compass, it is long since buried, along with his many victims. Yet some men are so evil, even Victor accepts they must die for reasons other than just money. One such man is Milan Rados, a former commander in the Serbian army who has escaped trial at The Hague to become a formidable criminal power. Tracking down and killing this brutal man will win Victor a reprieve for his own recent crimes on British soil.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Tom wood seems to have lost his way

    • By Chris on 03-05-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Zig Zag Girl

    • By: Elly Griffiths
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 411
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 380
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 374

    Brighton, 1950: When the body of a girl is found, cut into three, Detective Inspector Edgar Stephens is reminded of a magic trick: the Zig Zag Girl. The inventor of the trick, Max Mephisto, is an old friend of Edgar's. They served together in the war as part of a shadowy unit called the Magic Men. Max is still on the circuit, touring seaside towns in the company of ventriloquists, sword-swallowers, and dancing girls.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Uninvolving mystery

    • By Sally on 20-11-14

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Charity Girl

    • By: Georgette Heyer
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    When Fate and a chivalrous impulse combine to saddle Viscount Desford with a friendless, homeless waif in the engaging shape of Cherry Steane, who else should he turn to in such a scrape but his childhood playmate, Henrietta Silverdale? And although they refused to oblige their parents by marrying, they have always been the best of friends. But as Desford pursues Cherry's grandfather and father around the seedier fringes of society, Hetta is forced to wonder if he might not, at last, have fallen in love.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent narration

    • By Maggie on 17-05-14

    Regular price: £17.19

    • Master of War: Defiant unto Death, Book 2

    • By: David Gilman
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 14 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 192
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179

    The Black Prince has launched a devastating raid deep into France, laying waste to everything in his path. In response, the French have mustered an army that outnumbers the English forces 10 to 1 and are determined to drive their hated foe from the land after years of bloody conquest. Sir Thomas Blackstone, the British archer knighted on the field of Crecy, has used the intervening years to forge his own war band and has hacked out his own fiefdom in central France.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great read

    • By Tialdpod on 21-12-18

    Regular price: £26.09

    • The Final Hour

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 7
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 228
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203

    From best-selling author Tom Wood comes a unique and gasp-inducing Victor thriller that turns all your expectations on their head.... Former CIA agent Antonio Alvarez has been tracking a dangerous murderer for years, a nameless hitman responsible for numerous homicides. Once, the Agency deflected him away from his search, but now a promotion has given him a second chance to right the past. Only problem is the murderer has vanished.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • excellent read as usual

    • By Ali O'G on 14-09-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Enemy

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 2
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 13 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 469
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 440
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 436

    The mysterious assassin known only as Victor is locked in an uneasy alliance with the CIA. And he has a list: Three names, three victims. Worst of all, Victor is given just two days to take down his targets, forcing him to compromise his usual extreme care. With each name Victor crosses off his list, the game grows far more complex - and far more lethal. A conspiracy begins to unwind and suddenly this perfect assassin becomes the perfect target.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great New franchise

    • By Mallibon on 21-07-15

    Regular price: £17.99

    • The Darkest Day

    • Victor the Assassin, Book 5
    • By: Tom Wood
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 274
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 253
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250

    He is darkness. She wants him dead. In a city starved of light, she might just succeed. She moves like a shadow; she kills silently: Raven. This elegant assassin has been on the run for years. This time, though, she has picked the wrong target. The hitman known only as "Victor" is as paranoid as he is merciless and is no stranger to being hunted. He tracks his would-be killer across the globe, aiming not only to neutralise the threat but to discover who wants him dead.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Who is Victor?

    • By Paul Speirs on 11-05-17

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Alphabet House

    • By: Jussi Adler-Olsen
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 17 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 174
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 161
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 161

    How long can you pretend to be mad without going mad? Two English pilots are forced to find out when they are shot down behind enemy lines in 1944. The area is swarming with German troops, so, unable to escape, they ditch their clothing and personal belongings, pose as German soldiers, and board a train carrying wounded SS men home from the eastern front.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • gripping page turner

    • By Richenda on 30-08-15

    Regular price: £24.99

    • Bellman & Black

    • By: Diane Setterfield
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25

    As a boy, William Bellman commits one small cruel act that appears to have unforeseen and terrible consequences. The killing of a rook with his catapult is soon forgotten amidst the riot of boyhood games. And by the time he is grown, with a wife and children of his own, he seems indeed, to be a man blessed by fortune. Until tragedy strikes, and the stranger in black comes, and William Bellman starts to wonder if all his happiness is about to be eclipsed. Desperate to save the one precious thing he has left, he enters into a bargain.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Save your credit!

    • By the typist on 11-01-14

    Regular price: £18.49

    • Our Island Story (Complete)

    • By: H. E. Marshall
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott, Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 15 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    H. E. Marshall’s classic children’s chronicle of Britain, Our Island Story, includes all the best-loved (and most infamous!) stories from history: King Alfred and the cakes, King John and the Magna Carta, Lord Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar, Queen Elizabeth and the Spanish Armada, and many others. This recording contains the complete and unabridged text, released previously in separate volumes. It is read with aplomb by Anna Bentinck and Daniel Philpott.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good but it is for kids

    • By Michael on 05-11-11

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Conspiracy

    • Giordano Bruno, Book 5
    • By: S. J. Parris
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 16 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 308
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 273
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270

    Paris, 1585: Giordano Bruno has come to Paris, a city on the edge of catastrophe. Alone and near destitute, Bruno turns to old friend and zealous preacher Paul Lefevre. But when the priest is murdered, Bruno is pulled into a dangerous world. If Bruno can't uncover the truth, not only is the future of the de Valois monarchy threatened - but his own life will be the forfeit.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Gabrielle Harvey-Jones on 02-07-16

    Regular price: £26.09

    • The Man Who Couldn't Stop

    • By: David Adam
    • Narrated by: Daniel Philpott
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    In this captivating fusion of science and personal memoir, writer David Adam explores the weird thoughts that exist within every mind. David has suffered from OCD for twenty years, and The Man Who Couldn’t Stop is his honest attempt to understand the condition. At what point does a harmless idea become a blinding blizzard of unwanted thoughts? Drawing on the latest research on the brain, as well as historical accounts of patients and their treatments, this is an audiobook that will challenge the way you think.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A valuable book

    • By Judy Corstjens on 01-05-17

    Regular price: £18.79

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