Reader: Lorelei King
'Good Wives' continues the story of the 'Little Women', the March sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, as they approach womanhood.
Meg longs to begin her new life with John Brook, though...$15.57 $25.95
The dramatic and sombre story of Wuthering Heights is dominated by Heathcliffe, a passionate and embittered soul, picked up as a gypsy waif by Mr Earnshaw and then reared in the bosom of his own...$17.97 $29.95
The Garden Party
Katherine Mansfield was compared by contemporary critics to Chekhov for her insights into ordinary events, and this recording contains four of her best stories.
In ‘The Daughters of...$7.77 $12.95
Reader: Roger Allam
'Typhoon' is the story of a steamship and her crew beset by a tempest and of the captain whose dogged courage is tested to the limit.
Captain MacWhirr was an ordinary man. However,...$8.97 $14.95
Dr Wortle's School
Can it be right to persist in a bigamous marriage?
Mr Peacocke, a Classical scholar, has come to Broughtonshire with his beautiful American wife to live as a schoolmaster. But when the...$11.97 $19.95
The Beautiful and Damned
Reader: Peter Marinker
In this, Scott Fitzgerald's second novel, loosely based on his tortured life with Zelda, we follow the wild, quarrelsome and pleasure-seeking careers of Anthony and Gloria Patch from success and...$17.97 $29.95
Our Mutual Friend
John Harmon, in exile for many years, discovers that by a curious quirk in his father’s will he must marry Bella Wilfer, a girl he has never met, in order to claim his inheritance. Mistakenly...$12.99 $34.95
A Room with a View
Reader: Joanna David
In this brilliant piece of social comedy, E. M. Forster is concerned with one of his favourite themes: the ‘undeveloped heart’ of the English middle classes, who are here represented by a...$13.17 $21.95$29.95
Sense and Sensibility
The difference between the two sisters, Elinor and Marianne, lies not only in their appearance but also in their temperament. Elinor’s good sense contrasts with Marianne’s impulsive candour....$17.97 $29.95
Shakespeare: The Merchant of Venice
Reader: Simon Russell Beale
Shakespeare's thought-provoking tale of a merchant in debt to a heartless Jewish moneylender who demands his pound of flesh is movingly retold by award-winning author Leon Garfield. Read by Simon...$7.77 $12.95
Within a Budding Grove: Part 2
In the second volume ,'Within a Budding Grove', of Proust’s great novel 'The Remembrance of Things Past', the narrator emerges as an actor in the drama of his own life.
Swann has now...$17.97 $29.95
The Flight of the Falcon
Reader: James Callis
It is over 500 years since Duke Claudio the Falcon lived his brutal, twisted life in Ruffano, Italy. Now, the modern–day town has forgotten its violent history. Its university has a shiny new...$15.57 $25.95
Written at the end of the World War II, this work mourns the passing of the aristocratic world which Waugh knew in his youth and recalls the sensuous pleasures denied him by the austerities of war.$19.97 $39.95
Reader: Christian Rodska
Hornblower becomes a national hero when he escapes a French firing squad. But the Terror of the Mediterranean becomes Europe's most wanted man, forced to fight alone for England - and liberty.$13.17 $21.95
81 Famous Poems
An anthology of 39 British and American poets, from Shakespeare and Dunne to Whitman and Yeats.$3.99 $14.95
Wuthering Heights (Unabridged with eBook)
'Wuthering Heights', first published in 1847, is set amongst the wind-blasted moors known to Emily Brontë from her life at Haworth in Yorkshire, where her father was a clergyman. The dramatic...$14.97 $29.95
Far from the Madding Crowd
Reader: Nathaniel Parker
An unabridged reading of the classic novel by Thomas Hardy.
Independent and spirited Bathsheba Everdene has come to Weatherbury to take up her position as a farmer on the largest estate...$17.97 $29.95$29.95
Reader: Michael Maloney
His acceptance of all the realities of life principally recommends what many regard as a more mature work than ‘Madame Bovary’. In this story, of a young man’s romantic attachment to an...$17.97 $29.95
Remember, Remember: The Selected Stories of Winifred Holtby
Reader: Susan Jameson
Entertaining stories which Jameson describes as 'easy to pick up and more tantalising for one's bedside table than a novel'.
This selection of Winifred Holtby's short stories is drawn...$17.97 $29.95
Reader: Christian Rodska
In ‘Greenmantle’, Richard Hannay, hero of ‘The Thirty-Nine Steps’, travels across war-torn Europe in search of a German plot and an Islamic Messiah. He is joined by three more of...$15.57 $25.95
The first of Trollope’s Barsetshire novels, ’The Warden' concerns the moral dilemma of the Reverend Septimus Harding, who finds himself at the centre of a bitter conflict between defenders of...$11.97 $19.95
Reader: Maureen O’Brien
George Eliot’s most ambitious novel is a masterly evocation of diverse lives and changing fortunes in a provincial community. Peopling its landscape are Dorothea Brooke, a young idealist whose...$20.97 $34.95
Reader: Phyllida Law
Clarissa Dalloway, elegant and vivacious, is preparing for a party and remembering those she once loved. In another part of London, Septimus Warren Smith is shell-shocked and on the brink of...$13.17 $21.95
Reader: Edward Petherbridge
When Helen Schlegel falls suddenly in love with Paul Wilcox she breaks off the engagement almost at once, perceiving the spiritual gulf between their two families. But when her sister, Margaret,...$17.97 $29.95
Reader: Greta Scacchi
An unabridged reading of the classic novel by Jane Austen.
When the personable Captain Wentworth reappears in Anne Elliot’s life several years after she had been persuaded to break...$13.17 $21.95