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  • The Whispering Skull: Lockwood & Co., Book 2 | Jonathan Stroud

    The Whispering Skull: Lockwood & Co., Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Katie Lyons
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    In the six months since Anthony, Lucy, and George survived a night in the most haunted house in England, Lockwood and Co. hasn't made much progress. Quill Kipps and his team of Fittes agents keep swooping in on Lockwood's investigations. Finally, in a fit of anger, Anthony challenges his rival to a contest: the next time the two agencies compete on a job, the losing side will have to admit defeat in the Times newspaper.

    D. Watkins says: "Thoroughly enjoyable"
  • Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase, Book 1 | Jonathan Stroud

    Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Miranda Raison
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    A sinister problem has occurred in London: all nature of ghosts, haunts, spirits, and specters are appearing throughout the city, and they aren't exactly friendly. Only young people have the psychic abilities required to see - and eradicate - these supernatural foes. Many different Psychic Detection Agencies have cropped up to handle the dangerous work, and they are in fierce competition for business.

    Tango says: "Best Young Heroine since Sabriel"
  • The Screaming Staircase: Lockwood & Co., Book 1 | Jonathan Stroud

    The Screaming Staircase: Lockwood & Co., Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Miranda Raison
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    For more than fifty years, the country has been affected by a horrifying epidemic of ghosts. A number of Psychic Investigations Agencies have sprung up to destroy the dangerous apparitions. Lucy Carlyle, a talented young agent, arrives in London hoping for a notable career. Instead she finds herself joining the smallest most ramshackle agency in the city, run by the charismatic Anthony Lockwood.

    Paul says: "Easy to get into can't wait for the next book."
  • Lockwood's Law: A Sam Lockwood Western, Book 2 | Ben Bridges

    Lockwood's Law: A Sam Lockwood Western, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Ben Bridges
    • Narrated By Charles Craig
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    The choice was simple. Sam Lockwood and his fellow Confederate prisoners of war could spend the rest of their days in a Union prison camp, or they could go west to bring law and order back to the wilds of Arizona as "Galvanized Yankees". They chose to ride west, and sure enough, what they found when they got there was a land turned lawless. Apaches were on the warpath and a gang of marauding Mexican bandidos was cutting up rough.

  • The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days that Shook the Union | John Lockwood

    The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days that Shook the Union

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By John Lockwood
    • Narrated By Darren Stephens
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    On April 14, 1860, the day Fort Sumter fell to Confederate forces, Washington, D.C. - surrounded by slave states and minimally defended - was ripe for invasion. In The Siege of Washington, John and Charles Lockwood offer a heart-pounding, minute-by-minute account of the first twelve days of the Civil War, when the fate of the Union hung in the balance. The fall of Washington would have been a disaster: it would have crippled the federal government, left the remaining Northern states in disarray, and almost certainly triggered the secession of Maryland.

    alejandra says: "Confusing and complex"
  • The Infested Mind: Why Humans Fear, Loathe, and Love Insects | Jeffrey Lockwood

    The Infested Mind: Why Humans Fear, Loathe, and Love Insects

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Jeffrey Lockwood
    • Narrated By Jack Marshall
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    The human reaction to insects is neither purely biological nor simply cultural. And no one reacts to insects with indifference. Insects frighten, disgust, and fascinate us. Jeff Lockwood explores this phenomenon through evolutionary science, human history, and contemporary psychology, as well as a debilitating bout with entomophobia in his work as an entomologist. Exploring the nature of anxiety and phobia, Lockwood explores the lively debate about how much of our fear of insects can be attributed to ancestral predisposition for our own survival and how much is learned through individual experiences.

  • Lockwood & Co.: The Whispering Skull: Book 2 | Jonathan Stroud

    Lockwood & Co.: The Whispering Skull: Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Katie Lyons
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    Ghosts and ghouls beware! London’s smallest, shabbiest, and most talented psychic detection agency is back. Life is never exactly peaceful for Lockwood & Co. Lucy and George are trying to solve the mystery of the talking skull trapped in their ghost jar, while Lockwood is desperate for an exciting new case. Things seem to be looking up when the team is called to Kensal Green Cemetery to investigate the grave of a sinister Victorian doctor.

    Ciorstan says: "Terrific sequel to Screaming Staircase"
  • Der Wispernde Schädel (Lockwood & Co. 2) | Jonathan Stroud

    Der Wispernde Schädel (Lockwood & Co. 2)

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Anna Thalbach
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    Dank des spektakulären Erfolgs im Fall der seufzenden Wendeltreppe ist Lockwood & Co. nun eine der angesagtesten Geisteragenturen Londons. Doch inzwischen wird die Metropole bereits von einer Reihe neuer grausiger Ereignisse erschüttert: In einer beispiellosen Diebstahlserie werden mächtige magische Artefakte entwendet und deren Hüter grausam ermordet.

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh | Sebastian Lockwood (adaptation)

    The Epic of Gilgamesh

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 6 mins)
    • By Sebastian Lockwood (adaptation)
    • Narrated By Sebastian Lockwood
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    A new version of The Epic of Gilgamesh by Sebastian Lockwood. This is the story of Gilgamesh, King of Kings, who brought back knowledge from before the flood - who loved and lost his companion Enkidu and had to find out why we die. The Epic of Gilgamesh was written on clay tablets over 4,000 years ago, in what is today Baghdad Iraq - the Biblical Garden of Eden between the Tigris and the Euphrates. Lockwood gives a passionate reading from a text that faithfully follows the original.

    TAGSfan says: "Captain Kirk reads Gilgamesh?"
  • Apacheria: A Sam Lockwood Western | Ben Bridges

    Apacheria: A Sam Lockwood Western

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Ben Bridges
    • Narrated By Charles Craig
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    After graduating from West Point Military Academy, Mississippi-born Sam Lockwood was posted to far-away Arizona Territory, where he soon grew to love the hostile desert known as Apacheria. But the Civil War dragged him back to Mississippi, where he experienced all the horrors of a savage conflict, including the hell-on-earth that was the Union prison-camp known as the Rat Hole.

  • Duel at Lockwood | Six Shooter

    Duel at Lockwood

    • ORIGINAL (24 mins)
    • By Six Shooter
    • Narrated By James Stewart
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    Movie star James Stewart rode the radio range from September 20, 1953, through June 24, 1954, as Britt Ponset, "the Texas plainsman who wandered through the western territories, leaving behind a trail of still-remembered legends". This episode originally aired on March 21, 1954.

  • Below | Ryan Lockwood

    Below

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Ryan Lockwood
    • Narrated By Tom Taylorson
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    In all his years as a professional diver, Will Sturman has never encountered a killing machine more ferocious than the great white shark or as deadly as the piranha. Now, off the coast of California, something is rising from the deep - and multiplying. It is voracious, unstoppable, and migrating north, an ungodly life-form trailed by a gruesome wake of corpses. With the help of the brilliant and beautiful oceanographer Valerie Martell, Will finds himself in a race against time to stop the slaughter by a predator capable of devastating the world’s oceans.

    Kim Venatries says: "Heart Pounding Start Loses Steam"
  • Peanuts, Pogo, and Hobbes: A Newspaper Editor's Journey through the World of Comics | George Lockwood

    Peanuts, Pogo, and Hobbes: A Newspaper Editor's Journey through the World of Comics

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By George Lockwood
    • Narrated By Bob Neufeld
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    In this memoir, Lockwood draws upon his forty years in the newspaper industry as a reporter and editor, offering a unique glimpse into the world of newspaper cartoon strips. He details the production and promotion of countless comic strips, while also providing his own assessments of the most iconic cartoonists of the last half-century. The book is filled with fascinating anecdotes about his relationships with some of America's greatest cartoonists and the syndicate reps who sold their cartoon strips.

  • Juneau Heat | Tressie Lockwood

    Juneau Heat

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Tressie Lockwood
    • Narrated By Hillary Hawkins
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    Shiya flew to Juneau, Alaska to confirm if the man she's been chatting up online is truly a shape-shifter. This was to be her first job in the field. As a tech geek, she's used to staying behind her computer and gathering all pertinent information about the existence of shifters so her family - shifter hunters for generations - can go and do the dirty work.

    naza says: "Sexy Paranormal Thrill"
  • Classic English and Irish Dramas Starring Ralph Richardson and Margaret Lockwood, Volume 1 | Theatre Royal,Laurence Sterne,J. B. Priestley

    Classic English and Irish Dramas Starring Ralph Richardson and Margaret Lockwood, Volume 1

    • ORIGINAL (48 mins)
    • By Theatre Royal, Laurence Sterne, J. B. Priestley
    • Narrated By Ralph Richardson
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    Fully restored and remastered, Heritage Media presents the greatest of vintage artists in classic dramas from English and Irish Literature. Here is the legendary Ralph Richardson starring in 'Private Rooms' adapted from the original tale by J. B. Priestly and ‘My Uncle Toby’, adapted from Tristram Shandy, the original tale by Laurence Sterne. Theatre Royal is a unique series of classic radio dramas produced in the 1950s by the late Harry Alan Towers.

  • Superconnect: Harnessing the Power of Networks and the Strength of Weak Links | Richard Koch,Greg Lockwood

    Superconnect: Harnessing the Power of Networks and the Strength of Weak Links

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Richard Koch, Greg Lockwood
    • Narrated By Malcolm Hillgartner
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    Personal and professional networks shape everything we do. A chance meeting leads to a swanky new job; two businessmen collaborate online and cofound a successful start-up; a friend introduces a promising entrepreneur to a millionaire looking to invest. In this practical guide to discovering the rules of our superconnected world, the authors show that success is less about who you are than how you connect. With an eye toward business applications, Superconnect outlines the new rules of our densely linked society.

    Rohan Thompson says: "Excellent and fascinating"
  • Classic English and Irish Dramas Starring Ralph Richardson and Margaret Lockwood, Volume 2 | Theatre Royal,H.G. Wells,Herman Melville

    Classic English and Irish Dramas Starring Ralph Richardson and Margaret Lockwood, Volume 2

    • ORIGINAL (56 mins)
    • By Theatre Royal, H.G. Wells, Herman Melville
    • Narrated By Laurence Olivier
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    Fully restored and remastered, Heritage Media presents the greatest of vintage artists in classic dramas from English and Irish Literature. Here is the legendary Ralph Richardson starring in ‘A Sentimental Journey’, adapted from the original tale by Laurence Sterne and the legendary Margaret Lockwood starring in 'Becky Sharpe' adapted from ‘Vanity Fair’, the original tale by William Makepeace Thackeray. Theatre Royal is a unique series of classic radio dramas produced in the 1950's by the late Harry Alan Towers.

  • Die seufzende Wendeltreppe (Lockwood & Co. 1) | Jonathan Stroud

    Die seufzende Wendeltreppe (Lockwood & Co. 1)

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Jonathan Stroud
    • Narrated By Judith Hoersch
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    Geister, Ghoule, Grabgeflüster: Die Agenten von LOCKWOOD & CO. sind allem gewachsen. LONDON, ENGLAND: In den Straßen geht des Nachts das Grauen um. Unerklärliche Todesfälle ereignen sich, Menschen verschwinden und um die Ecken wabern Schatten, die sich nur zu oft in tödliche von Geisterwesen ausgesandte Plasmanebel verwandeln. Denn seit Jahrzehnten wird Großbritannien von einer wahren Epidemie an Geistererscheinungen heimgesucht.

  • Lockwood | Lauran Paine

    Lockwood

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Lauran Paine
    • Narrated By Jeff Harding
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    When Cuff Lockwood decides to leave the cold rangelands of Montana for warmer New Mexico, little does he know how hard he will find it to leave.

  • Mr. Midshipman Easy | Frederick Marryat

    Mr. Midshipman Easy

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Frederick Marryat
    • Narrated By Sebastian Lockwood
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    Mr. Midshipman Easy is the 1836 novel by Frederick Marryat, a retired Captain in the 19th century Royal Navy. The novel is set during the Napoleonic Wars, in which Marryat himself served with distinction. It was adapted twice into films in 1916 and in 1935 as Midshipman Easy. Captain Frederick Marryat (July 10, 1792 - August 9, 1848) was an English Royal Navy officer, novelist, and a contemporary and acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story.

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