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    • Orley Farm

    • By: Anthony Trollope
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 25 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Lady Mason's trial for forgery and perjury shocks the neighborhood. A cast of unforgettable characters views her with disdain, compassion, and disbelief. And then there are the love stories....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Could not listen to this

    • By Nadine on 01-03-16

    Regular price: £32.09

    • At the Back of the North Wind

    • By: George MacDonald
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This is the story of the mystical travels of Diamond, a coachman's son, through distant lands and strange events while riding on the back of the beautiful North Wind.

    Regular price: £16.99

    • The Last Chronicle of Barset, Parts 1 & 2

    • By: Anthony Trollope
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 30 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 10
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    In the grand finale to the Barchester novels, the proud curate Mr. Crawley is accused of theft, and many familiar characters take sides. Bishop and Mrs. Proudie, Archdeacon and Mrs. Grantly, Reverend Harding, the Thornes, the Greshams, Lady Lufton, Johnny Eames, and Lily Dale are among those involved in this tale of pathos, intrigue, and love, which frequently leads to laughter.

    Regular price: £54.49

    • Adventures in Far-Off Places

    • The Short Story Collection
    • By: Jack London, Robert Louis Stevenson, Rudyard Kipling
    • Narrated by: Frank Muller, Alexander Spencer, Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At the turn of the century, the short story form gained enormous popularity. Against the frozen Alaskan landscape of "To Build a Fire", a miner struggles to survive the splintering whiteness of sub-zero temperatures. "Isle of Voices" captures the Hawaii of old, where magic transports a young man to an island of powerful spirits. "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi" pits a mongoose against a cobra in the steamy beauty of an Indian garden. Recorded Books’ award-winning narrators turn these stories into absorbing productions.

    Regular price: £9.89

    • The Story of Dr. Doolittle

    • By: Hugh Lofting
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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    Polynesia the parrot, Jip the dog, Too-Too the owl, Dab-Dab the duck, Gub-Gub the pig, Chee-Chee the monkey and many other animals accompany Dr. Doolittle on his adventurs in England, Africa and on the High Seas. Please note - due to certain unfortunate racial epithets and insensitivities contained in the narrative of this book, parental guidance is suggested.

    Regular price: £12.89

    • North and South

    • By: Elizabeth Gaskell
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 16 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Against a background of industrial unrest, misery, suspicion, jealousy, and the deaths of family and dear friends, the star-crossed love between mill owner John Thornton and the cultivated Margaret Hale is put to the test.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By Julie Lang on 27-06-08

    Regular price: £27.49

    • The Gods Are Athirst

    • By: Anatole France
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This work vividly examines the lives of artists, nobles, commoners, and members of the Revolutionary Tribunal during the Reign of Terror in Paris. It is through our protagonist that we see how increasing power corrupts ever increasingly. And casting her dark shadow over all is Madame Guillotine.

    Regular price: £14.99

    • The Wisdom of Father Brown - Selected Stories

    • By: G. K. Chesterton
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The indomiitable cleric's gentle expertise in ferreting out the guilty is presented in selected stories, including: "The Absence of Mr. Glass", "The Paradise of Thieves", "The Duel of Dr. Hirsch", "The Man in the Passage", "The Mistake in the Machine", "The Head of Caesar", "The Purple Wig", "The Perishing of the Pendragons", "The Salad of Colonel Cray", "The Strange Crime of John Bounoir" and "The Fairy Tale of Father Brown". 

    Regular price: £16.09

    • "Sanditon" and Excerpts from the Novels

    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This hilarious segment of a seaside novel was begun during Jane Austen's final illness and leaves off after the 10th chapter. One can only speculate at the intended conclusion! Also included are memorable excerpts from her six novels.

    Regular price: £11.59

    • An Eye for An Eye

    • By: Anthony Trollope
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      1 out of 5 stars 1
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    The charming heir to an earldom has an affair with a sweet young lady of inferior background. She becomes pregnant - and the consequences may not be what one would usually expect from Mr. Trollope's pen.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Dire

    • By Rosie C.B. on 30-08-17

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Secret Garden

    • By: Frances Hodgson Burnett
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    There is a special magic in Mary and Dickon's discovery of the hidden garden which spreads its wonders to the invalid Colin. This recording was selected as a "Notable Children's Recording of 1988" by th eAmerican Library Association.

    Regular price: £18.29

    • Macbeth

    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
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      2 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In this great tragedy, Macbeth's ambition to fulfill the three witches' prophecy that he will become King of Scotland spurs him and his wife to assassinate King Duncan. But for persistant ghosts, Lady Macbeth's conscience, and the vengeance of Duncan's son, they might have gotten away with murder!

    Regular price: £9.19

    • The Return of the Soldier

    • By: Rebecca West
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Chris' "shell shock" blocks out fifteen years of his life as he returns home to his wife, only to remember and revisit Margaret, the earlier love of his life. The plot of this book takes place during World War I, but the consequences of battle are just as devastating today.

    Regular price: £13.59

    • Nightmare Abbey

    • By: Thomas Peacock
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 2
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    Don't let the title mislead you - this is not a tale of terror. Instead, with Mr. Flosky perhaps representing a caricature of Coleridge, Scythrop Glowry as Shelley, and Mr. Cypress as Byron, the author gathers characters in an old mansion in order to satirize concepts of romanticism in England in the early 1800s.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Reduce the Playback Speed

    • By MR C D AINSWORTH on 04-08-18

    Regular price: £13.59

    • Four Greek Comedies

    • 'The Birds', 'The Frogs', 'The Clouds', and 'The Peace'
    • By: Aristophanes, C. A. Wheelwright (translator)
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      1.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    These four plays, translated into blank verse by C. A. Wheelwright, present to us the wide range of this ancient playwright's fertile imagination. From war and peace to politics and society to the relationships between mena nd women, no topic is off-limits.

    Regular price: £20.29

    • Heidi

    • By: Johanna Spyri
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 13
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      5 out of 5 stars 11
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      5 out of 5 stars 12

    This beloved Swiss children's tale has been beloved by generations of children and adults. Orphan Heidi's life in the Alps with her grandfather, Peter the goatherd, and her friendship with Klara, her invalid playmate, is both poignant and heartwarming.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic

    • By Mrs on 28-07-16

    Regular price: £22.89

    • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    • By: Harriet Beecher Stowe
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 17 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    The narrow escape of Eliza, the brutality of Simon Legree, the sweetness of little Eva and the kindness and faith of Uncle Tom are all part of this inspiring novel. This audiobook contributed significantly to the arousal of anti-slavery sentiment before the Civil War and helped to pave the way for civility and equal rights. Please be advised that this audiobook contains racial epithets of the period that may be offensive to some of today's listeners.

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Walk in the Light While There Is Light

    • By: Leo Tolstoy
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Prompted by his late-in-life conversion to Christianity, Tolstoy's novella describes the early Christians' philosophy and their difficult road to freedom of religious expression. Also included is a prefatory story, "A Talk Among Leisured People", which presents the divergent views of enthusiastic, optimistic youth as compared to their elder's mundane acceptance of life and its burdens.   

    Regular price: £12.89

    • A Doll's House

    • By: Henrik Ibsen
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nora, a banker's pampered and petted wife, forges a signature to obtain money for her ailing husband. The play's theme, touting a woman's independence, shocked audiences at the time of its premiere.

    Regular price: £13.19

    • Bulfinch's Mythology

    • The Age of Fable
    • By: Thomas Bulfinch
    • Narrated by: Flo Gibson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Thomas Bulfinch introduces us to the gods of the Greek, Roman, and Norse mythologies. We learn their stories and we also observe the similarities between the deities of yore. Comparing these stories and characters to those of some modern religions may produce some surprising results!

    Regular price: £34.19

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