Hilary Mantel
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Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel is the author of nine previous novels, including A Change of Climate, A Place of Greater Safety, and Eight Months on Ghazzah Street. She has also written a memoir, Giving Up the Ghost. Winner of the Hawthornden Prize, she reviews for The New York Times, The New York Review of Books, and the London Review of Books. She lives in England.

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    • Wolf Hall

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Simon Slater
    • Length: 24 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,779
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,863
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,870

    In the ruthless arena of King Henry VIII's court, only one man dares to gamble his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Divorced, beheaded, died...

    • By Tim on 09-30-11

    Regular price: $55.93

    • Bring Up the Bodies

    • A Novel
    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 14 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,382
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,080
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,095

    The sequel to Hilary Mantel's 2009 Man Booker Prize winner and New York Times best seller, Wolf Hall delves into the heart of Tudor history with the downfall of Anne Boleyn....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfection in story and the telling

    • By Ry Young on 09-18-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A Place of Greater Safety

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 33 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 129
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 115

    It is 1789, and three young provincials have come to Paris to make their way....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • "Historical" diatribes posing as a novel.

    • By J. on 06-30-14

    Regular price: $22.04

    • Eight Months on Ghazzah Street

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Sandra Duncan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    When Frances Shore joins her engineer husband in Jeddah, she is warned not to ask questions. But bored, she begins to speculate about her neighbors....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Vintage Mantel, ahead of its time

    • By Pita on 06-01-15

    Regular price: $22.04

    • Fludd

    • A Novel
    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Gordon Griffin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 67
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 59

    Knitting together the miraculous and the mundane, the dreadful and the ludicrous, Fludd is a tale of alchemy and transformation told with astonishing art, insight, humor, and wit....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Small, tight irreverant novel that wryly inverts

    • By Darwin8u on 07-21-13

    Regular price: $18.89

    • A Change of Climate

    • A Novel
    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Sandra Duncan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 41

    Ralph and Anna Eldred are an exemplary couple. But when Ralph falls into an affair, 30 years of repressed rage and grief explode....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully written

    • By Patricia S. on 10-11-15

    Regular price: $25.19

    • The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher: Stories

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Jane Carr
    • Length: 4 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 139
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 125

    Ranging from a ghost story to a vampire story to a near-memoir to mini-sagas of family and social fracture....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Superhuman Prose that Defies Gravity

    • By Darwin8u on 02-16-15

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Vacant Possession

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Sandra Duncan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    From the double Man Booker Prize-winner, a savagely funny tale that revisits the characters from the much-loved Every Day is Mother’s Day....

    Regular price: $19.41

    • An Experiment in Love

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Jane Collingwood
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Carmel McBain is the only child of working-class Irish-Catholic parents. Her mother aspires to something more for her than what life in their depressed mill town has to offer....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent story telling

    • By SuzieQ on 02-27-15

    Regular price: $22.04

    • Beyond Black

    • By: Hilary Mantel
    • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 17 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Alison Hart, a medium by trade, tours the dormitory towns of London's orbital ring road with her flint-hearted sidekick, Colette, passing on messages from beloved dead ancestors....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unusual,unlikely unforgettable

    • By Sue C on 11-15-18

    Regular price: $27.81

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