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  • The Persian Boy: A Novel of Alexander the Great | Mary Renault

    The Persian Boy: A Novel of Alexander the Great

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Mary Renault
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    The Persian Boy traces the last years of Alexander's life through the eyes of his lover, Bagoas. Abducted and gelded as a boy, Bagoas is sold as a courtesan to King Darius of Persia, but finds freedom with Alexander the Great after the Macedon army conquers his homeland. Their relationship sustains Alexander as he weathers assassination plots, the demands of two foreign wives, a sometimes mutinous army, and his own ferocious temper.

  • Funeral Games: A Novel of Alexander the Great | Mary Renault

    Funeral Games: A Novel of Alexander the Great

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Mary Renault
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-three, leaving behind an empire that stretched from Greece and Egypt to India.After Alexander's death in 323 B.C. his only direct heirs were two unborn sons and a simpleton half-brother. Every long-simmering faction exploded into the vacuum of power. Wives, distant relatives and generals all vied for the loyalty of the increasingly undisciplined Macedonian army. Most failed and were killed in the attempt.

  • Fire From Heaven: A Novel of Alexander the Great | Mary Renault

    Fire From Heaven: A Novel of Alexander the Great

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Mary Renault
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    Alexander's beauty, strength and defiance were apparent from birth, but his boyhood honed those gifts into the makings of a king. His mother, Olympias, and his father, King Philip of Macedon, fought each other for their son's loyalty, teaching Alexander politics and vengeance from the cradle. His love for the youth Hephaistion taught him trust, while Aristotle's tutoring provoked his mind and Homer's Iliad fuelled his aspirations.

  • Accuse the Toff | John Creasey

    Accuse the Toff

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    The Toff - or the Honourable Richard Rollison - was ‘born’ in the twopenny weekly Thriller in 1933. Five years later, in the first book featuring him, the Toff took on characteristics all his own and became a kind of "Saint with his feet on the ground" - a Mayfair man-about-town who could get on with the rough diamonds of the East End.

  • The Toff and the Ted | John Creasey

    The Toff and the Ted

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    In this tense thriller the Toff manages to jive a girl off the dancefloor, rescues a damsel in distress, wards off attacks form knife-throwers and infuriates the leaders of the Mob by leaving his rather special visiting card. The Toff is a private eye dedicated to the righting of major wrongs, to the rescue of maidens in distress, to the apprehension of all kinds and classes of criminals and to the conviction of murderers most foul. His characteristic calling card with top hat

  • The Toff and the Terrified Taxman | John Creasey

    The Toff and the Terrified Taxman

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    It is well known that Richard Rollison, alias The Toff, has a dislike of both form filling and paying taxes. However, a query about an assessment on this one occasion leads to much more than he was expecting. It all starts when a young lady is knocked down by a car outside the accountant's office. It ends with murder, people smuggling and a great deal more...

  • The Toff in New York | John Creasey

    The Toff in New York

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 1 min)
    • By John Creasey
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    "Say, Miss Hall, I hope that brother of your hasn't run into any trouble." But Will Hall had been kidnapped and the Honourable Richard Rollison, known by many by the apt if absurd soubriquet of the "Toff" is soon on the scene, but not before a murdered man had fallen into Valerie Hall's arms. There's lots of action in "millionaire surroundings", with a rich private eye and the NYPD all on the case, whilst the Toff tracks Dutch Himmy, surely the worst man in New York....

  • The Toff on the Farm | John Creasey

    The Toff on the Farm

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By John Creasey
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    A farm is for sale and the Toff is interested. But the owner then disappears and two excessively high offers are received. Murder is afoot and a deep mystery remains to be solved. The Toff is stretched to the limit in finding an answer to the several conundrums.

  • The Toff on Ice | John Creasey

    The Toff on Ice

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By John Creasey
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    "Must there be a crowd?" asked Rollison glumly. "On this occasion I think it would he wise, sir," said Jolly, his man. "If you remember, there was a time when your birthday was always celebrated by a family gathering of some distinction. After all, it is an event." "I seem to be the only one who doesn't think so," said Rollison, leaning back in an arm-chair. Flo Hardy and some east end villains test the sleuthing veracity of the Hon Richard Rollison, aka the Toff.

  • The Toff and the Fallen Angels | John Creasey

    The Toff and the Fallen Angels

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By John Creasey
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    Strange occurrences at a home for unmarried mothers leads to the women becoming frightened. Enter Richard Rollison, alias 'The Toff', who is persuaded to get to the bottom of it. He soon discovers that behind the scenes there is a plot that involves money, murder and mayhem. It is up to the Toff to save the situation and the home.

  • Most Secret | Nevil Shute

    Most Secret

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Nevil Shute
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    It is the Second World War and France has fallen. In their trusty fishing boat, Genevieve, armed with only a flame-thrower and limited ammunition, a small group of officers and men take a stand against the might of the German army. This is classic Shute: a thrilling adventure about the heroism of ordinary men that will keep you on the edge of your seat, cheering them on.

  • The Art of Captaincy: What Sport Teaches Us About Leadership | Mike Brearley

    The Art of Captaincy: What Sport Teaches Us About Leadership

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Mike Brearley
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    Mike Brearley is one of the most successful cricket captains of all time, and in 1981 he captained the England team to the momentous Ashes series victory against Australia. In The Art of Captaincy, his treatise on leadership and motivation, he draws directly on his experience of man-managing a team, which included a pugnacious Ian Botham and Geoffrey Boycott, to explain what it takes to be a leader on and off the field.

  • Forget Strategy. Get Results: Radical Management Attitudes That Will Deliver Outstanding Success | Michael Tobin

    Forget Strategy. Get Results: Radical Management Attitudes That Will Deliver Outstanding Success

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Michael Tobin
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    Written from the point of view of someone achieving business success in today's turbulent economy, Forget Strategy. Get Results offers you a fresh way of thinking about successfully managing any sort of business, under any conditions. Controversial, thought–provoking, and entertaining, it delivers TelecityGroup founder and CEO, Michael Tobin's, OBE unconventional approach to management and shares the lessons he's learned on his path to building one of the world's largest data center provider companies.

  • Get Things Done: What Stops Smart People Achieving More and How You Can Change | Robert Kelsey

    Get Things Done: What Stops Smart People Achieving More and How You Can Change

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Robert Kelsey
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    Robert Kelsey’s What’s Stopping You? has become a self-help classic. His What’s Stopping You? books have helped thousands of people worldwide overcome their limiting beliefs and bash through their barriers to success. Now Robert is back to help us defeat the obstacles that stop us achieving more in our everyday lives. Many of us have the greatest of intentions but find ourselves procrastinating, which results in low attainment and frustrated ambitions.

  • Naked Diplomacy: Power and Statecraft in the Digital Age | Tom Fletcher

    Naked Diplomacy: Power and Statecraft in the Digital Age

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Tom Fletcher
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    In the next century, we will need to deal with the equivalent of social development of the last 43 centuries: like the change from cave paintings to the atom bomb. We will see the arrival of the digital native, the rebirth of the city-state, the battle for new energy, disappearing borders, disruption and diplomacy. So who will really be in charge of the 21st century? Will Google be the new emperors? How do you influence the future?

  • Frankenstein | Mary Shelley

    Frankenstein

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Mary Shelley
    • Narrated By Daniel Philpott, Chris Larkin, Jonathan Oliver, and others
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    Mary Shelley’s poignant exploration of the true depths of human ambition has had a profound effect on readers since its conception in 1816. When scientist Victor Frankenstein forms a creature from the body parts of corpses, thus shattering the perceived limits of scientific understanding, the consequences are devastating.

  • The Toff and the Curate | John Creasey

    The Toff and the Curate

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    • By John Creasey
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    Prolific storyteller John Creasey forged (yet another) pen-name for this work - Richard Martin - linking the names of two of his sons. New parson Ronald Kemp, seeks the help of The Honourable Richard Rollison, alias the Toff, after one of Kemp's parishioners is accused of murder.

  • Death in the Clouds: B2 (Collins Agatha Christie ELT Readers) | Agatha Christie

    Death in the Clouds: B2 (Collins Agatha Christie ELT Readers)

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    • By Agatha Christie
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    Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners. Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time in any language. Now Collins has adapted her famous detective novels for English language learners. These carefully abridged versions are shorter, with the language targeted at learners of English.

  • Introducing the Toff | John Creasey

    Introducing the Toff

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    • By John Creasey
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    A little road rage was not unusual even in the 1940s, but the Toff was not expecting bullets to be a part of the argument when his Allard blocked the path of an oncoming Daimler in an English country lane. Whilst returning home from a cricket match at his father's country home, the Honourable Richard Rollison - alias The Toff - comes across an accident which proves to be a mystery. As he delves deeper into the matter with his usual perseverance, murder and suspense form the backdrop to a fast moving and exciting adventure.

  • The Games: A Global History of the Olympics | David Goldblatt

    The Games: A Global History of the Olympics

    • UNABRIDGED (22 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By David Goldblatt
    • Narrated By Roger May
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    The Olympic Games have become the single greatest festival of a universal and cosmopolitan humanity. Seventeen days of sporting competition watched and followed on every continent and in every country on the planet. Simply the greatest show on earth. Yet when the modern games were inaugurated in Athens in 1896, the founders thought them a 'display of manly virtue', an athletic celebration of the kind of amateur gentleman who would rule the world. How was such a ritual invented?

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