Colleen McCullough
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Colleen McCullough

Colleen McCullough was born in Australia. A neuropathologist, she established the department of neurophysiology at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney before working as a researcher and teacher at Yale Medical School for ten years. Her writing career began with the publication of Tim, followed by The Thorn Birds, a record-breaking international bestseller. She lives on Norfolk Island in the South Pacific with her husband, Ric Robinson.

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    • The First Man in Rome

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: David Ogden Stiers
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 169
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 149
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 149

    In the first century B.C. at the height of the Roman Republic, two men set their sights on becoming the First Man - the Roman more respected than any other....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • MASSACRE! DON'T BUY ABRIGED BOOKS!

    • By R. L. Roeck on 01-28-14

    Regular price: $15.07

    • Caesar

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    It is 54 B.C. Gaius Julius Caesar is sweeping through Gaul. While his victories in the name of Rome are epic, the conservative leaders of the Republic are not pleased -- they are terrified....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not "Abridged" but "BUTCHERED!"

    • By Charles on 12-21-10

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Bittersweet

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Cat Gould
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 103

    Because they are two sets of twins, the four Latimer sisters are as close as can be. Yet these vivacious young women each have their own dreams for themselves....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • 1920s Australia

    • By Jean on 09-04-14

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Grass Crown

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: F. Murray Abraham
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    The magnificent glory of Republican Rome is threatened when a struggle for power erupts among the men who shaped its hard-won peace...

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Warning Terrible Abridgement

    • By NewJerseyThomas on 11-27-11

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Caesar's Women

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    New York Times best-selling author Colleen McCullough re-creates an extraordinary epoch before the mighty Republic belonged to Julius Caesar when Rome's noblewomen were his greatest conquest....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wish there was more.

    • By Abigail J. Hirst on 04-18-12

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Fortune's Favorite

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Return to ancient Rome, where politics, ambition, and greed collide in the fortunes of two fiercely powerful men....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narration a little lacking

    • By Thinker on 01-08-18

    Regular price: $19.93

    • On, Off

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Lewis Grenville
    • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29

    Part of a young woman's body has turned up at one of the world's leading neurological research centers, but it's not long before Delmonico realizes he's hunting a serial killer....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • On, Off

    • By M. Dybedal-Bristow on 02-19-09

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Ladies of Missalonghi

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Federay Holmes
    • Length: 5 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Hurlingford family have ruled the small town of Byron for generations. Wealthy, powerful and cruel, they get what they want, every time....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Please fix the blurb!

    • By Elmarie on 10-27-17

    Regular price: $16.21

    • The Thorn Birds

    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Greta Scacchi
    • Length: 6 hrs and 17 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    He would turn to find her watching him, a look in his eyes of haunted grief. Meggie understood the implicit message, or thought she did; he must go, back to the Church and his duties....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant book

    • By Vanessa on 06-25-17

    Regular price: $15.88

    • The Prodigal Son

    • A Carmine Delmonico Novel, Book 4
    • By: Colleen McCullough
    • Narrated by: Charles Leggett
    • Length: 12 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    When Chubb University biochemist Millie Hunter notices that a deadly neurotoxin is missing from her laboratory refrigerator, she immediately goes to her father, Holloman, CT’s Chief Medical Examiner....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This book was hard to stop listening to!

    • By madden235 on 03-31-15

    Regular price: $20.97

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