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    • The Man of Property

    • Book One of The Forsyte Saga
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 13 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    The Man of Property, the first novel in Galsworthy's epic social satire The Forsyte Saga, introduces us to Soames Forsyte, a solicitor and prominent man of his important family. Accustomed to getting whatever he wants, he sets his sights with absolute determination on the beautiful Irene, in spite of her pennilessness and her indifference to him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully read

    • By Elizabeth on 07-07-08

    Regular price: £22.39

    • Maid in Waiting

    • The Forsyte Chronicles, Book 7
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Maid in Waiting is the beginning novel in the last trilogy of John Galsworthy's Forsyte Chronicles. In this 7th installment, the story continues of the lives and times, loves and losses, fortunes and deaths of the fictional but entirely representative family of propertied Victorians, the Forsytes.

    Regular price: £20.29

    • The White Monkey

    • The Forsyte Chronicles, Book 4
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    The White Monkey is the fourth of the nine novels in The Forsyte Chronicles and marks the opening of the second trilogy in the series, called A Modern Comedy. In this new chapter, Fleur and Michael Mont begin to question their marriage when their good friend, author Wilfred Desert, can no longer contain his passion for Fleur. Fleur finds herself torn between her love for Michael and passion for Wilfred.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fashionable life in the 1920s

    • By Alison on 02-04-14

    Regular price: £18.39

    • Swan Song

    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    The "man of property", Soames Forsyte, has mellowed with the passing of the years until, in his old age, he is a patient and benign figure, guarding with especial tenderness the welfare of his daughter, Fleur. But all his watchfulness and devotion are powerless to avert tragedy when Fleur revives her old love affair with Jon Forsyte on Jon's return to England with his American wife.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous

    • By Purplelotus on 07-02-19

    Regular price: £20.29

    • In Chancery

    • Book Two of The Forsyte Saga
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 10 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    In Chancery, the second novel in John Galsworthy's epic social satire The Forsyte Saga, follows the events of A Man of Property. After suffering the death of her lover and abuse from her husband, Soames, Irene Forsyte finally leaves her marriage for good. Though socially disgraced by her affair, she forms a bond with Old Jolyon, a father of the Forsyte clan who had grown distant from the family after reconciling with one of his outcast sons.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Continuing excellence

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-08-11

    Regular price: £19.29

    • To Let

    • The Forsyte Saga, Book 3
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    In To Let, Irene's son Jon and Soames' daughter Fleur, now both 19 years old, fall in love. But when Jon learns of the past feud between their families, he decides that he cannot marry Fleur. To drive her from his mind, he travels to America with his mother Irene. Fleur now throws herself at her long-standing admirer, Michael Mont, a fashionable baronet's son, and the two are married.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Tatty editing spoils a good listen

    • By Julie F. on 10-01-09

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Silver Spoon

    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Galsworthy¿s masterly portrait of the Forsyte family continues here with the fifth novel, The Silver Spoon, coming second in the second trilogy, called A Modern Comedy.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Society life in the 1920s

    • By Alison on 02-04-14

    Regular price: £18.99

    • One More River

    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    After just 18 months of marriage, Clare has fled from her highly esteemed but sadistic husband, Gerald, in Ceylon and boarded a ship back to England. Onboard, she meets a charming but penniless expatriate named Tony Croom, who falls madly in love with her. They develop a close but platonic relationship, unaware that Clare's husband has set detectives on her. When Clare refuses to return to her husband, he accuses her of adultery with Tony in a highly public divorce case.

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Three Men on the Bummel

    • By: Jerome K. Jerome
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    When three late-Victorian gentlemen escape from their claustrophobic suburban life to go on a cycling tour in the Black Forest of Germany, their trip turns into a comic expedition.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This could have been written last year !

    • By Trevor on 05-11-10

    Regular price: £18.39

    • The Thirty-Nine Steps and The Greenmantle

    • By: John Buchan
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 13 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    Richard Hanney is an ordinary man, drawn into mysteries he does not understand, and no one is willing to help him. In these 2 suspense novels written by the father of the modern spy thriller, Hanney must outwit villains in unnerving situations that lay bare the thin veneer separating civilized man from the barbarian.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Thirty Nine Steps

    • By Roger on 02-09-05

    Regular price: £23.09

    • Flowering Wilderness

    • The Forsyte Chronicles, Book 8
    • By: John Galsworthy
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    John Galsworthy's epic Forsyte Chronicles, a nine-volume series of novels dramatizing the fictional but entirely representative family of propertied Victorians, the Forsytes, has become established as one of the most popular and enduring works of 20th century literature. He made their lives and times, loves and losses so real that readers accused him of including real individuals whom they knew as the characters in his drama.

    Regular price: £20.29

    • The Life of Mozart

    • By: Edward Holmes
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 11 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    In this biography, written long before the significance of Mozart's work was fully realized, Holmes reveals the musician's character and genius, his struggles, his influence on art, and the brilliant reputations that surrounded him.

    Regular price: £21.19

    • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: David Case, Frederick Davidson
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11

    The year 1866 was marked by a unique incident, a mysterious and inexplicable phenomenon, and rumors agitated the maritime population and excited the public mind, especially seafaring men. Merchants, common sailors, captains of vessels, skippers, both of Europe and America, naval officers of all countries, and the governments of several states on the two continents, were deeply interested in the matter.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A classic

    • By Simon on 11-08-15

    Regular price: £22.89

    • Catriona

    • By: Robert Louis Stevenson
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      1 out of 5 stars 1
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    In the sequel to Kidnapped, David Balfour's story continues as he becomes further caught up in the political conspiracy of the "Appin Case." He must defend himself and James Stewart of the Appin murder; not an easy task because the Campbells want James Stewart to hang.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Readers different names.

    • By John on 25-08-09

    Regular price: £21.19

    • Murders in the Rue Morgue & Other Stories

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 4 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 3
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    A fourth floor room, a door locked with the key inside, no way in, no way out. Edgar Allan Poe is the true grandfather of the murder mystery. Decades before Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot, Poe gave us C. Auguste Dupin, a man able to solve mysteries through observation and deduction.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Did not want it

    • By GinnyM on 22-04-18

    Regular price: £13.19

    • Martin Chuzzlewit

    • By: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
    • Abridged
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    This Charles Dickens classic is the powerful satiric novel of selfish hypocrisy and financial speculation as it bloomed in insular England and in the spacious but narrow minds of the US. It is a novel that has relevance to today’s frequent financial crises. 

    Regular price: £8.99

    • The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

    • By: Howard Pyle
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    A beloved legend of all time, Pyle's The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood tells the compelling tale of the brave, good-humored outlaw and his cohorts Friar Tuck, Little John, and Will Scarlet, as they cavort about Sherwood Forest.

    Regular price: £22.89

    • Great Detective Stories

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, Arthur Conan Doyle, G.K. Chesterton
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Edgar Allan Poe's The Purloined Letter, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Crooked Man, and G.K. Chesterton's The Man in the Passage, comprise this anthology featuring famous sleuths.

    Regular price: £4.69

    • The Man Who Was Poe

    • By: Avi
    • Narrated by: David Case
    • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Is he Auguste Dupin? Or Edgar Allan Poe? Friend or enemy? Sane or mad? Helper or hindrance? Acclaimed author Avi has penned a novel of great intrigue, bringing alive this New England seacoast town in the mid-1900's, haunting the listener with a tale of things which are not what they seem to be. Or are they?

    Regular price: £10.69