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    • Charlotte's Web

    • By: E. B. White, Melissa Sweet
    • Narrated by: Meryl Streep, full cast
    • Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte's Web, high up in Zuckerman's barn. Charlotte's spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, who simply wants a friend. They also express the love of a girl named Fern, who saved Wilbur's life when he was born the runt of his litter. E. B. White's Newbery Honor Book is a tender novel of friendship, love, life, and death that will continue to be enjoyed by generations to come.

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The Tale of Genji

    • By: Murasaki Shikibu, Dennis Washburn - translator
    • Length: 45 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Murasaki Shikibu, born into the middle ranks of the aristocracy during the Heian period (794-1185 CE), wrote The Tale of Genji - widely considered the world’s first novel - during the early years of the 11th century. Expansive, compelling, and sophisticated in its representation of ethical concerns and aesthetic ideals, this tale came to occupy a central place in Japan’s remarkable history of artistic achievement and is now recognized as a masterpiece of world literature. The Tale of Genji is presented here in a flowing new translation for contemporary listeners.

    Regular price: $52.47

    • Doctor Dolittle: The Complete Collection, Vol. 1

    • The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle; The Story of Doctor Dolittle; Doctor Dolittle's Post Office
    • By: Hugh Lofting
    • Length: 18 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Discover the world of Doctor Dolittle with the first three books of this beloved children’s series! In the first book in the series, The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Doctor Dolittle discovers that he can talk to the animals including Jip the dog, Dab Dab the duck, and Polynesia the parrot! In The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, Doctor Dolittle takes to the seas for a series of adventures leading him to Spidermonkey Island. And in Doctor Dolittle’s Post Office, John Dolittle sets up a world-wide mail service for animals....

    Regular price: $28.34

    • And Quiet Flows the Don

    • By: Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov
    • Length: 19 hrs
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    Mikhail Sholokhov’s groundbreaking epic novel gives a sweeping depiction of Russian life and culture in the early 20th century. In the same vein as War and Peace, by Leo Tolstoy, And Quiet Flows the Don gives listeners a glimpse into many aspects of Russian culture, and the choices a country makes when faced with war and destruction.  

    Regular price: $31.47

    • On the Black Hill

    • A Novel
    • By: Bruce Chatwin
    • Narrated by: Simon Mattacks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
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    For forty-two years, identical twins Lewis and Benjamin Jones have shared a bed, a farm, and a life. But the world has scarred and warped them each in different ways. Lewis is sturdy, still strong enough at eighty to wield an ax all day, and though he's hardly ever ventured outside his little village on the English border, he dreams of far-off lands. Benjamin is gentler, a cook whose favorite task is delivering baby lambs, and even in his old age, he remains devoted to the memory of his mother. 

    Regular price: $24.99

    • Blood, Sex and Money

    • A BBC Radio 4 Serialisation of Zola's Epic Saga
    • By: Emile Zola
    • Narrated by: Paul McGann, Alison Steadman, Samuel West, and others
    • Length: 24 hrs and 30 mins
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    First published between 1870 and 1893, Émile Zola’s 20-book cycle chronicling four generations of the Rougon-Macquarts was a shocking exposé of the decadence, degradation and moral decay of 19th-century France. It included some of his greatest novels, among them his masterpiece, Germinal. These innovative, ambitious dramas, first broadcast on Radio 4 over 24 hours in 2015-16, are a radical reimagining of Zola’s classic series, introducing us to 104-year-old matriarch, Dide, imprisoned in an asylum in southern France. 

    Regular price: $30.54

    • The Secret Garden

    • By: Frances Hodgson Burnett
    • Narrated by: Carrie Hope Fletcher
    • Length: Not Yet Known
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    Mary Lennox starts her life as an unhappy victim of circumstance. After the loss of her parents, she moves to rural Yorkshire to live with a distant uncle where she resents the wildness of the countryside. At first, she struggles to find a place in this new existence. Although unsure about her surroundings and its occupants, through the gentle guidance of the maid she gradually becomes interested in the story of Mrs Craven, who apparently used to spend her time in a garden at the house, the key to which has vanished. 

    Regular price: $16.35

    • Lark Rise

    • By: Flora Thompson
    • Narrated by: Karen Cass
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
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    Lark Rise is Flora Thompson's childhood memories of a north Oxfordshire village, the people who lived and worked in it, and a way of life that has totally disappeared. The story is built around Laura and her brother Edmund, through whose eyes are seen 'old Sally', whose grandfather built the house she lived in before the enclosure of the heathland, children's games, the interaction of village and gentry, and the way in which the seasons governed life.

    Regular price: $21.81

    • The Pickwick Papers

    • The Dickens Collection: An Audible Exclusive Series
    • By: Charles Dickens, Neil Gaiman
    • Narrated by: Rory Kinnear, Neil Gaiman
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    When Samuel Pickwick decides to establish and preside over a travelling society, he unknowingly brings together three of the oddest men in all of London; Tracy Tupman, the loveless self-professed ‘ladies’ man, Augustus Snodgrass, the poet who’s never put pen to paper, and Nathaniel Winkle, the endlessly clumsy sportsman.  Introductions made and plans established, the ‘Pickwickians’ set off in search of new adventures outside of the confines of the city. Along with a host of other colourful Dickensian characters such as Mr Pickwick’s love-struck landlady, Mrs Bardell, and his trusty sidekick, Sam Weller. 

    Regular price: $43.63

    • Little Dorrit

    • By: Charles Dickens
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson
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    This Audible Exclusive production revisits Charles Dickens’ tragi-comic novel, Little Dorrit. Written during the Crimean War, it a story of fortunes won and lost, and a masterly portrayal of the failings of Victorian Society, with the ever-present spectre of law-enforcement and imprisonment looming over a fearful population. Divided into two parts, Book One: Poverty and Book Two: Riches, Little Dorrit satirises the debtors prisons and the detrimental effect of enforcing a British class system.

    Regular price: $32.71

    • Collected Stories

    • By: Saul Bellow, Janis Bellow - editor, Janis Bellow - preface by, and others
    • Length: 25 hrs
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    Here, collected in one volume and chosen by the author himself, are favorites such as "What Kind of Day Did You Have?", "Leaving the Yellow House", and a previously uncollected piece, "By the St. Lawrence". With his larger-than-life characters, irony, wisdom, and unique humor, Bellow presents a sharp, rich, and funny world that is infinitely surprising. With a preface by Janice Bellow and an introduction by James Wood, this is a collection to treasure for longtime Saul Bellow fans and an excellent introduction for new listeners.

    Regular price: $27.26

    • DH Lawrence: A BBC Radio Collection

    • By: D.H. Lawrence
    • Narrated by: Andy Hockley, Benedict Sandiford, Cathy Sara, and others
    • Length: 20 hrs and 36 mins
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    Crowned ‘the greatest imaginative novelist of our generation’ by EM Forster, DH Lawrence has an undisputed place in England's canon of great authors. In this wide-ranging collection, dramatisations and readings of some of his major works are brought together, exploring themes such as romantic love and sexual desire, individual freedom, class division, war, the beauty of nature and the ugliness of industrialisation.

    Regular price: $26.17

    • 1984

    • By: George Orwell
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    Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party. In his longing for truth and liberty, Smith begins a secret love affair with a fellow-worker Julia, but soon discovers the true price of freedom is betrayal.

    Regular price: $24.00

    • Maggie, a Girl of the Streets

    • By: Stephen Crane
    • Length: 7 hrs
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    In 1892 Stephen Crane (1871-1900) published Maggie, Girl of the Streets at his own expense. Considered at the time to be immature, it was a failure. Since that time it has come to be considered one of the earliest American realistic novels. Maggie is the story of a pretty child of the Bowery, which is written with the same intensity and vivid scenes of his masterpiece - The Red Badge of Courage. In her short life, Maggie “blossomed in a mud puddle,” was driven to prostitution, and died by her own hand while still a teenager. 

    Regular price: $13.97

    • Animal Farm

    • By: George Orwell, Malcolm Bradbury
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    When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless élite among them, masterminded by the pigs Napoleon and Snowball, starts to take control. Soon the other animals discover that they are not all as equal as they thought, and find themselves hopelessly ensnared as one form of tyranny is replaced with another.

    Regular price: $24.00

    • A Hero Born

    • By: Jin Yong, Anna Holmwood
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    The Song Empire has been invaded by its warlike Jurchen neighbours from the north. Half its territory and its historic capital lie in enemy hands; the peasants toil under the burden of the annual tribute demanded by the victors. Meanwhile, on the Mongolian steppe, a disparate nation of great warriors is about to be united by a warlord whose name will endure for eternity: Genghis Khan. Guo Jing, son of a murdered Song patriot, grew up with Genghis Khan's army.

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Treasure Island

    • By: Robert Louis Stevenson
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Following the demise of bloodthirsty buccaneer Captain Flint, young Jim Hawkins finds himself with the key to a fortune. For he has discovered a map that will lead him to the fabled Treasure Island. But a host of villains, wild beasts and deadly savages stand between him and the stash of gold. Not to mention the most infamous pirate ever to sail the high seas....

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year

    • By: Allie Esiri
    • Length: 11 hrs
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    Allie Esiri's Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year is a beautiful book featuring a perfect piece of topical Shakespeare for every day of the year. The daily Shakespeare might be a sonnet, a soliloquy, an extract from a narrative poem or play, or a quote. Each of the 366 pieces includes an introductory paragraph with information about Shakespeare himself, context for his most quoted quotes, Shakespearian language, politics, new worlds, historical context, his rivals, his sources, the seasons and much, much more.

    Regular price: $13.08

    • J. M Barrie

    • The BBC Radio Collection
    • By: Sir James Matthew Barrie
    • Length: 9 hrs
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    A BBC Radio collection bringing together full-cast dramatisations of some of J. M. Barrie’s best known and most endearing stories.

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Don, the Story of a Lion Dog

    • By: Zane Grey
    • Length: 8 hrs
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    Based on some of Zane Grey's own real-life adventures exploring the rugged West with professional guides, including the Grand Canyon area, he here tells the story of hunters with their hounds that go to the rim of the Grand Canyon in hopes of capturing mountain lions alive. This is one of Zane Grey's stories that is especially appealing to young listeners.

    Regular price: $18.16

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