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    • The Lost Library

    • By: A M Dean
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
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      4 out of 5 stars 35

    Arno Holmstrand’s life is cut short by an organisation intent on laying claim to the secrets he has spent a lifetime guarding: the location of the lost Library of Alexandria. One minute Emily Wess is is a professor of history, the next she is journeying to the far corners of the world, deciphering clues left by her mentor, Arno Holmstrand.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Kept my interest all way thro

    • By m joseph on 30-11-14

    Regular price: £33.69

    • The Mile End Murder: The Case Conan Doyle Couldn't Solve

    • By: Sinclair McKay
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 9 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4 out of 5 stars 6

    On 17 August 1860, wealthy widow Mary Emsley was found dead at home, killed by a blow to the head. What followed was a murder case that gripped the nation.There was an abundance of suspects, from disgruntled stepchildren and a spurned admirer to a trusted employee, former police officer and spy. A sensational trial culminated with a public execution, but years later the case caught Arthur Conan Doyle’s attention. Convinced that an innocent man had been convicted and executed, he could never find the real murderer, but now, best-selling author Sinclair McKay has solved the case.

    Regular price: £32.19

    • Riptide

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    Spring 1941: After 10 years spying for the Americans, Wolfgang Stahl disappears during a Berlin air raid. The Germans think he's dead. The British know he's not. But where is he? MI6 convince US Intelligence that Stahl will head for London, and so Captain Cal Cormack, a shy American 'aristocrat', is teamed with Chief Inspector Stilton, fat, 50, and convivial, and between them they scour London.

    Regular price: £37.19

    • Blue Rondo

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
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      5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    A new breed of gangster appears and the battle for the East End begins. Chief Superintendent Frederick Troy is quite literally caught in the crossfire, when he is hit by the blast from a car bomb.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • poor

    • By Amazon Customer on 17-04-09

    Regular price: £30.80

    • Friends and Traitors

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    It is 1958. Newly promoted Chief Superintendent Frederick Troy of Scotland Yard is on a Continental trip with his older brother, Rod, who is taking the entire family on 'the Grand Tour' for his 51st birthday. After a concert in Vienna, Frederick Troy is approached by an old friend - Soviet spy Guy Burgess, who says something extraordinary: 'I want to come home.' MI5 send an agent to debrief Burgess - but the man is gunned down yards from the embassy, and Troy finds himself a suspect. As he fights to prove his innocence, Troy finds that Burgess is not the only ghost who returns to haunt him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My Favourite Troy book

    • By Meirion on 21-02-19

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Black Out

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    As the Luftwaffe make their last desperate assault on the city, Londoners take to the shelters once again and eagerly await the signal for D-Day. In the East End children lead police to a charred, dismembered corpse buried in a bombsite. The victim is German, and it soon becomes clear that this is no ordinary murder.

    Regular price: £35.09

    • The Unfortunate Englishman

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 11 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Having shot someone in the chaos of 1963 Berlin, Joe Wilderness finds himself locked up, with little chance of escape. But an official pardon through his father-in-law, Burne-Jones, a senior agent at MI6, means he is free to go. His newest operation will take him back to Berlin, now the dividing line between the West and the Soviets. When the Russians started building the Berlin Wall in 1961, two 'Unfortunate Englishmen' were trapped on opposite sides. In 1965 there is a plan to exchange the prisoners on Berlin’s bridge of spies.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Nearly gave this one back...

    • By Andy Houldsworth on 17-09-16

    Regular price: £35.09

    • Then We Take Berlin

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 15 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4 out of 5 stars 26

    John Holderness, known to the women in his life as ‘Wilderness’, comes of age during World War II in Stepney, breaking in to houses with his grandfather. After the war, Wilderness is recruited as MI5’s resident ‘cat burglar’ and finds himself in Berlin, involved with schemes in the booming black market that put both him and his relationships in danger.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great story from John Lawton

    • By Flora Poste on 23-04-18

    Regular price: £39.29

    • Old Flames

    • Inspector Troy, Book 2
    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    In April 1956, at the height of the cold war, Khrushchev and Bulganin leaders of the Soviet Union are in Britain on an official visit. Chief Inspector Troy of Scotland Yard is assigned to be the official bodyguard and to spy on the Soviets. Soon after, a Royal Navy diver is found dead in a mutilated state in Portsmouth Harbour. Troy embarks on an investigation that takes him to the rotten heart of MI6, to the distant days of his childhood and into the dangerous arms of an old flame.

    Regular price: £41.39

    • Unfinished Portrait

    • A Mary Westmacott Novel
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Bereft of the three people she has held most dear - her mother, her husband and her daughter - Celia is on the verge of suicide. Then one night on an exotic island she meets Larraby, a successful portrait painter, and through a long night of talk reveals how she is afraid to commit herself to a second chance of happiness with another person, yet is not brave enough to face life alone. Can Larraby help Celia come to terms with the past or will they part, her outcome still uncertain?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unexpectedly moving

    • By catsatcastle on 21-08-18

    Regular price: £11.99

    • Sweet Sunday

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Turner Raines is Mr Heartbreak. Everybody leaves him. They walk out, they run away...they die. When his oldest friend, Mel Kissing, dies with an ice pick through his skull, Raines picks up the thread and sets out to ask 'who?' and 'why?' But this is America in 1969, and one death is just a drop in the ocean. The Vietnam War is ripping the country to pieces, the Woodstock Festival is in full swing and Norman Mailer is standing as candidate for mayor of New York.

    Regular price: £35.09

    • A Lily of the Field

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock, Sara Coward
    • Length: 13 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Meret Voytek, pupil of professor Viktor Rosen, a Jew in exile from Germany, watches as Vienna comes under Nazi rule and the repercussions for the Jews. Across Europe, Dr Karel Szabo, a Hungarian physicist, has been interned on the Isle of Man. Rescued by the Americans, they recruit him in building an atomic bomb. Moving from Vienna and Auschwitz to the deserts of New Mexico to London, fate carries the enemy alien, Szabo and gentile Voytek, across the battlefields of the destructive war.

    Regular price: £38.59

    • Ultimate Folly

    • The Rise and Falls of Whitaker Wright
    • By: Henry Macrory
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Whitaker Wright led a truly extraordinary life. From his humble beginnings as an impoverished preacher, he crossed the Atlantic to prospect for gold, surviving a Native American massacre and making his fortune. When the bubble burst, he returned to England and soon became one of the world’s richest men, entertaining the Kaiser and the Prince of Wales on his steam yacht. But his downfall was as dramatic as his ascent. 

    Regular price: £19.29

    • The Cutting Room: Hoffman Thriller 2

    • By: Jilliane Hoffman
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    The body of a young woman who went missing from a Florida nightclub is found in a dumpster. A horrifying scene, but nothing compared to what she had to endure before her murder. She was drugged and tortured – all broadcast live for the twisted pleasure of a snuff club. Detective Manny Alvarez works the homicide alongside young hotshot Assistant State Attorney Daria DeBianchi.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent crime

    • By Saffy on 24-12-12

    Regular price: £12.99

    • Second Violin

    • An Inspector Troy Thriller
    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 15 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    March 1938. The Germans take Vienna without a shot being fired. Covering Austria for the English press is a young journalist named Rod Troy. Back home his younger brother joins the CID as a detective-constable. November 1938. Kristallnacht. The Jews leave Vienna - Sigmund Freud with an American escort on a sleeper train, Josef Hummel tied to the underside of a box car.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Triumph

    • By Peter Thomas on 27-09-10

    Regular price: £37.89

    • The Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy

    • Crime, Conspiracy and Cover-Up - A New Investigation
    • By: Tim Tate, Brad Johnson
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    At 12.16 a.m. on Wednesday, June 5, 1968, Senator Robert F. Kennedy was shot and mortally wounded in the service pantry of the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles. A 24-year-old Palestinian immigrant, Sirhan Bishara Sirhan, was found holding the smoking gun and convicted of murder. That is the official history - but Tim Tate and Brad Johnson have uncovered a different story.

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Devil's Acre

    • By: Matthew Plampin
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 13 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A novel of intrigue, violence and conflicted loyalties from the author of The Street Philosopher. Spring, 1853. After a triumphant display at the Great Exhibition in London, the legendary American entrepreneur and inventor Colonel Samuel Colt expands his gun-making business into England. He acquires a riverside warehouse in Pimlico and sets about converting it into a pistol works capable of mass producing his patented revolvers on an unprecedented scale - aware that the prospect of war with Russia means huge profits.

    Regular price: £14.49

    • The Blood Whisperer

    • By: Zoë Sharp
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The uncanny abilities of London crime-scene specialist Kelly Jacks to coax evidence from the most unpromising of crime scenes once earned her the nickname of The Blood Whisperer. Then, six years ago, Kelly woke next to the butchered body of a man, the knife in her hands and no memory of what happened. Now released after serving her sentence for involuntary manslaughter, she gets a job at a crime-scene cleaning firm.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Immensely enjoyable, plots twists that keep you guessing!

    • By Simon on 19-05-16

    Regular price: £37.19

    • Bluffing Mr. Churchill

    • By: John Lawton
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It is 1941. Wolfgang Stahl, an American spy operating undercover as an SS officer, has just fled Germany with Hitler's henchmen on his trail. He is carrying valuable cargo - the blueprint of the Führer's secret plan to invade Russia. Stahl's man in the American embassy, the shy and sheltered Calvin M. Cormack, is teamed with a boisterous MI5 officer, Walter Stilton, to find the spy and bring him to safety. Their investigation takes them across war-torn London, from the shelled-out blocks to the ubiquitous pubs to the underground counterfeiting shops; and in Cormack's case, into the arms of Kitty, his partner's rambunctious daughter.

    Regular price: £25.69

    • The Prodigal Son

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Lewis Hancock
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Jim and Millie Hunter have it all: good looks, brilliant minds, and a meteoric rise to fame. Dr Jim Hunter is a genius biochemist, and author of a smash-hit science book that is propelling him to the top. His wife Millie, is a blonde bombshell and fellow scientist, researching rare poisons derived from puffer fish. They seem to have it all, but others in their academic circle have got the knives out, jealous of their success - and their inter-racial relationship arouses prejudice.

    Regular price: £12.99

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