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  • Smallbone Deceased | Michael Gilbert

    Smallbone Deceased

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Michael Gilbert
    • Narrated By Michael Mcstay
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    Another classic Michael Gilbert thriller, set within the legal profession. The mystery begins when the body of a client is found dead in a deed-box of the impeccable legal firm of Horniman, Birley and Crane. But why? And how was the Horniman system broken? A classic English murder mystery.

  • Anything for a Quiet Life | Michael Gilbert

    Anything for a Quiet Life

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Michael Gilbert
    • Narrated By Christopher Scott
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Jonas Pickett, solicitor and commissioner of oaths, leaves London to set up a practice in a genteel Sussex resort. This collection of nine inter-linked stories tell the stories of his clients: from a retired Admiral to the queen of the gypsies.

    Marina says: "Cool, amusing, intelligent: ideal Michael Gilbert"
  • The Final Throw | Michael Gilbert

    The Final Throw

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Michael Gilbert
    • Narrated By Andrew Timothy
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    Morrissey, head of London's Regional Crime Squad, is trying to bring down a financial empire which is involved with organised crime and drug smuggling. He enlists the help of a Welshman and his pretty ex-girlfriend to aid him in the 'Snakes and Ladders' operation.Michael Francis Gilbert (1912- 2006) is recognized as one of the most versatile British mystery writers. He was a lawyer in London for many years and at one point had Raymond Chandler as his client. He wrote almost every sort of mystery and thriller.

    Marina says: "One of the best Brits, and one of his best books"
  • Death in Captivity | Michael Gilbert

    Death in Captivity

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Michael Gilbert
    • Narrated By Garrard Green
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    Death in captivity is a classic account of murder in an Italian prisoner of war camp during World War II. Michael Francis Gilbert ( 1912- 2006) is recognized as one of the most versatile British mystery writers. He was a lawyer in London for many years and at one point had Raymond Chandler as his client. He wrote almost every sort of mystery and thriller.

    kathleen says: "first try"
  • Roller-Coaster | Michael Gilbert

    Roller-Coaster

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Michael Gilbert
    • Narrated By Nigel Graham
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    Patrick Petrella is now installed behind a new desk, as Superintendent of an East London dockland area. Though this marks a well merited step up the career ladder, the paperwork of modern policing makes Petrella itch to be out on the streets again. There is also the nasty taste left by the manner of his predecessor's departure. Petrella detects patterns of rival gangs at work and uncovers a paedo-porn ring which stretches across the North Sea to Amsterdam's sleazier side.

  • Elizabeth Gilbert | Michael Ian Black,Elizabeth Gilbert

    Elizabeth Gilbert

    • ORIGINAL (55 mins)
    • By Michael Ian Black, Elizabeth Gilbert
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    In this in-depth interview show, Black takes listeners into the minds of some of today’s most fascinating celebrities and newsmakers to discuss the process of how they became, well, amazing. Black’s trademark wit and natural inquisitiveness offers a behind-the-scenes viewpoint, along with laugh-out-loud humor and valuable advice from guests who are at the top of their game.

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