Hannibal Lecter
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(4.6 based on 1674 ratings)
  • 0.5
    Hannibal Rising | Thomas Harris

    Hannibal Rising

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Thomas Harris
    • Narrated By Thomas Harris

    Longlisted for the Audiobook Download of the Year, 2007.
    Hannibal Lecter emerges from the nightmare of the Eastern Front, a boy in the snow, mute, with a chain around his neck. He seems utterly alone, but he has brought his demons with him. Hannibal's uncle, a noted painter, finds him in a Soviet orphanage and brings him to France, where Hannibal will live with his uncle and his uncle's beautiful and exotic wife, Lady Murasaki.

    Masterpiece !!!!!!!!!

    How can a cannibalistic sociopath become such a mesmeric character? The answer is quite simple.

    Thomas Harris is a master storyteller. ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 14 December 2006 by V. Wilson ()
  • 1
    Red Dragon: Hannibal Lecter, Book 1 | Thomas Harris

    Red Dragon: Hannibal Lecter, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Thomas Harris
    • Narrated By Alan Sklar

    A quiet summer night...a neat suburban house...and another innocent, happy family is shattered - the latest victims of a grisly series of hideous sacrificial killings that no one understands, and no one can stop. Nobody lives to tell of the unimaginable carnage. Only the blood-stained walls bear witness. All hope rests on Special Agent Will Graham, who must peer inside the killer's tortured soul to understand his rage, to anticipate and prevent his next vicious crime. Desperate for help, Graham finds himself locked in a deadly alliance with the brilliant Dr. Hannibal Lecter, the infamous mass murderer who Graham put in prison years ago.

    Red Dragon, kept me on the edge of my seat

    Hi really enjoyed this, despite having previously watched Manhunter, which is the 1986(?) film adaptation and knowing what was coming, I was still cap..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 July 2015 by Mrs (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)
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    The Silence of the Lambs: 25th Anniversary Edition: Hannibal Lecter, Book 2 | Thomas Harris

    The Silence of the Lambs: 25th Anniversary Edition: Hannibal Lecter, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Thomas Harris
    • Narrated By Frank Muller

    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Thomas Harris’ legendary best-seller, Audible presents The Silence of the Lambs, with a new introduction written and read by the author himself. An FBI trainee. A psychopath locked up for unspeakable crimes. And a serial killer getting ever closer to his latest victim... Seeking insight into the deadly madman she must find, FBI rookie Clarice Starling turns to Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a monster cannibal held in a hospital for the criminally insane.

    Superb and chilling

    When you listen to an audiobook which has such an iconic film version, I feel sorry for the narrator however in this case, Frank Muller absolutely pul..Show More »

    Reviewed on 01 December 2013 by JamesW (Nr Stroud, Gloucester)
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    Hannibal | Thomas Harris


    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Thomas Harris
    • Narrated By Daniel Gerroll

    'It is an axiom of behavioural science that vampires are territorial, while cannibals range widely. 'Hannibal killed nine people before he was caught. And five on his escape. Two of his victims survived - one of them is in an asylum; but the other craves revenge. Mason Verger, a paraplegic confined to a respirator since his encounter with Dr Lecter, can move only the fingers of his crippled right hand across the soft blanket that covers his lifeless body.

    Excellent story

    I enjoyed this book and I also enjoyed the ending, which many fans did not. It did get changed for the film so people who have seen that first may be ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 25 May 2012 by Gemma (Radlett, United Kingdom)