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Angela Carter

Angela Carter (1940-1992) was the author of many novels, collections of short stories, plays, and books for children.

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    • The Bloody Chamber

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Richard Armitage, Emilia Fox
    • Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Angela Carter spins subversively dark and sensual versions of familiar fairy tales and legends in her literary masterpiece....

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    • Nuanced 5-star narration of masterful storyteller

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    Regular price: $42.63

    • The Magic Toyshop

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Fiona Shaw
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    One night Melanie walks through the garden in her mother's wedding dress. The next morning her world is shattered....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Nights at the Circus

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Adjoa Andoh
    • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Is Sophie Fevvers, toast of Europe's capitals, part swan...or all fake? Jack Walser, an American journalist, is on a quest to discover the truth behind her identity....

    Regular price: $26.64

    • Shaking a Leg

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Antonia Beamish
    • Length: 34 hrs and 36 mins
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    This comprehensive volume of Angela Carter's journalism is the most down-to-earth and entertaining companion to latter 20th-century thought you'll ever need....

    Regular price: $42.63

    • Wise Children

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Tracey Ullman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A richly comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Heroes and Villains

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
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    Sharp-eyed Marianne lives in a white tower made of steel and concrete with her father and the other Professors. Outside, where the land is thickly wooded and wild beasts roam, live the Barbarians....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Black Venus

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett, Toby Longworth
    • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
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    Angela Carter wonderfully mingles history, fiction, invention, literary criticism, high drama and low comedy in a glorious collection of stories as full of contradictions and surprises as life itself....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • American Ghosts and Old World Wonders

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Clare Corbett, Toby Longworth
    • Length: 4 hrs and 9 mins
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    Shortly before her death Angela Carter was preparing this volume of short stories, one which does full justice to the glory of her imagination and the range of her talent....

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    • The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Vincent Pirillo
    • Length: 12 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Desiderio, an employee of the city under a bizarre reality attack from Doctor Hoffman's mysterious machines, has fallen in love with Albertina, the Doctor's daughter....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • couldn't follow the story

    • By Anonymous User on 03-13-18

    Regular price: $20.24

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    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Antonia Beamish
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
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    Angela Carter was one of the most important and influential writers of our time: a novelist of extraordinary power and a searching critic and essayist....

    Regular price: $21.31

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