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Daphne Du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier was born in 1906 and educated at home and in Paris. She began writing in 1928, and many of her bestselling novels were set in Cornwall, where she lived for most of her life. She was made a DBE in 1969 and died in 1989.

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    • Rebecca

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Anna Massey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,629
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,344
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,336

    The novel begins in Monte Carlo, where our heroine is swept off her feet by the dashing widower Maxim de Winter and his sudden proposal of marriage....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favourite novels, ever

    • By Calliope on 11-24-14

    Regular price: $22.80

    • My Cousin Rachel

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Pryce
    • Length: 11 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,533
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,420
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,410

    Despite himself, Philip is drawn to this beautiful, sophisticated, mysterious Rachel like a moth to the flame. And yet . . . might she have had a hand in Ambrose's death....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • AN INCREDIBLE NOVEL -- HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

    • By Janna Wong Healy on 07-08-15

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Jamaica Inn

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Tony Britton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 161
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 156
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 156

    On a bitter November evening, young Mary Yellan journeys across the rainswept moors to Jamaica Inn in honor of her mother's dying request....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • would be amazing except for one thing

    • By Gialdini on 10-05-14

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Frenchman's Creek

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: John Castle
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 186
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 172
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 169

    Bored and restless in London's Restoration Court, Lady Dona escapes into the British countryside with her restlessness and thirst for adventure as her only guides....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • outstanding performance. Clear, perfect

    • By Ken Boheim on 03-06-15

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Scapegoat

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Paul Shelley
    • Length: 13 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 139

    By chance, John and Jean - one English, the other French - meet in a provincial railway station. Their resemblance to each other is uncanny....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Fascinating Character-Driven Journey

    • By Ilana on 03-16-15

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The House on the Strand

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166

    When Dick samples Magnus' potion, he finds himself doing the impossible: traveling through time while staying in place, thrown all the way back into Medieval Cornwall....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Du Maurier writes wonderfully mysterious stories!

    • By Kelly on 05-13-17

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Mary Anne

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Carole Boyd
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 68

    She set men's hearts on fire and scandalized a country. An ambitious, stunning, and seductive young woman, Mary Anne finds the single most rewarding way to rise above her station....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully done

    • By Penny C Roberts on 06-03-16

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Birds & Don't Look Now

    • By: Daphne Du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Peter Capaldi
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137

    These two stories are perhaps even better known as films, but here we bring you the full terrifying text superbly read by Peter Capaldi....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Five star everything

    • By Kelley on 08-27-12

    Regular price: $7.22

    • The Birds

    • And Other Stories
    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Michael Sinclair, Barbara Rosenblat, Katherine Kellgren, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52

    A classic of alienation and horror, The Birds was immortalized by Hitchcock in his celebrated film. The five other chilling stories in this collection echo a sense of dislocation....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A good collection of short stories

    • By Zaubermond on 12-05-16

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The King's General

    • By: Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100

    Honor Harris is only 18 when she first meets Richard Grenvile, proud, reckless - and utterly captivating. Honor Harris is only 18 when she first meets Richard Grenvile, proud, reckless - and utterly captivating....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging...but not my favorite du Maurier title

    • By Janna Wong Healy on 10-30-16

    Regular price: $22.80

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