Claire North
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Claire North

Claire North is a pseudonym for Catherine Webb, a Carnegie Medal-nominated author whose first book was written when she was just fourteen years old. She went on to write several other novels in various genres, before publishing her first major work as Claire North, The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August, in 2014. It was a critically acclaimed success, receiving rave reviews and an Audie nomination, and was included in the Washington Post's Best Books of the Year list. Her most recent novel, Touch, was also in the Washington Post's Best Books of the Year, in 2015.

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    • The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,899
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,401
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,401

    No matter what he does or the decisions he makes, when death comes, Harry always returns to where he began, a child with all the knowledge of a life he has already lived a dozen times before....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An unexpected treasure

    • By Stefanie on 08-24-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Gameshouse

    • The Serpent, The Thief and The Master
    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    All three novellas have been released as one edition, set in the ingenious and thrilling world of the Gameshouse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful

    • By Petter on 11-23-17

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Touch

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 12 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 637
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 583
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 582

    Kepler had never meant to die this way--viciously beaten to death by a stinking vagrant in a dark back alley....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Large volume changes on most sentences.

    • By Nathan on 05-16-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Claire North

    • Audible Sessions: FREE Exclusive Interview
    • By: Claire North, Audible
    • Narrated by: Claire North, Audible
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57

    Audible exclusive! The delightful Claire North visits Audible Studios to talk about what to expect from her new book, The Sudden Appearance of Hope....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thanks Audible

    • By clifford on 09-16-16

    Regular price: $0.00

    • 84K

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 13 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 78

    The penalty for Dani Cumali's murder: £84,000. Theo works in the Criminal Audit Office. He assesses each crime that crosses his desk and makes sure the correct debt to society is paid in full. These days, there's no need to go to prison - provided that you can afford to pay the penalty....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Oddball Story

    • By OJA on 06-08-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The End of the Day

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 12 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 121

    At the end of the day, Death visits everyone. Right before that, Charlie does....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a hopeful story about the end

    • By john on 05-15-17

    Regular price: $29.65

    • 84K

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Theo Miller knows the value of human life - to the very last penny. Working in the Criminal Audit Office, he assesses each crime that crosses his desk and makes sure the correct debt to society is paid in full....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cold, sad and beautiful

    • By S. Reeve on 06-12-18

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Touch [French Version]

    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Nicolas Planchais
    • Length: 13 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Il pensait m'ôter la vie. À la place, je pris la sienne.C'était il y a longtemps. Il faisait nuit et je ne voyais pas mon assassin...

    Regular price: $10.42

    • The Thief

    • Gameshouse Novella 2
    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    In 1930s Bangkok, one higher league player has just been challenged to a game of hide and seek. The board is all of Thailand - and the seeker may use any means possible to hunt down his quarry....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Book 2 is Just as Good

    • By Chris on 02-04-17

    Regular price: $17.09

    • The Serpent

    • Gameshouse Novella 1
    • By: Claire North
    • Narrated by: Peter Kenny
    • Length: 3 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 89

    In 17th century Venice exists a mysterious establishment known only as the Gameshouse. There, fortunes are made and fortunes are broken over games of chess....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Novella

    • By Chris on 02-04-17

    Regular price: $11.39

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