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    • Bulldog Drummond

    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    Demobilised officer, finding peace incredibly tedious, would welcome diversion. Legitimate if possible; excitement essential. When Captain Hugh Drummond, DSO, MC placed that advertisement, he was looking for adventure. What he finds is an international plot headed by the greatest criminal mastermind in the world.

    Regular price: $14.00

    • The Third Round

    • Bulldog Drummond, Book 3
    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    In The Third Round, the third of Sapper’s Bulldog Drummond stories, Hugh Drummond has lost none of his trademark wit, charm, and confidence. In investigating the mysterious death of Professor Goodman, who holds the key to a formula for creating diamonds, he uncovers a menacing plot involving the Metropolitan Diamond Syndicate and, inevitably, his seemingly indestructible enemy, the sinister Carl Peterson.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • In which the listener has a thoroughly good time.

    • By John on 12-29-17

    Regular price: $29.39

    • Murder Most Foul, Volume 2

    • By: P.C. Wren, Sapper, Algernon Blackwood, and others
    • Narrated by: Brian Cox, Edward Hardwicke, Derek Jacobi, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    "The Perfect Crime" is written in the first person: "I know I committed the perfect crime." Phoebe Wallowes, a well educated American woman, really irritates him. He also has a genuine terror that she will one day marry him. Something therefore has to be done.

    Regular price: $14.68

    • Bulldog Drummond

    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Captain Hugh 'Bulldog" Drummond', DSO, MC is a first world war veteran finding it difficult to adjust to life as a civilian in London. He is a trained soldier, a strong, brutal fighter who has honed his skills of stalking and the martial arts. Now that the war is over he is bored. He posts an advertisement in the newspaper, seeking for adventure... and immediately finds himself drawn into a web of intrigue involving an international gang of criminals whose aim is the destruction of Great Britain.

    Regular price: $20.65

    • The Black Gang

    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Bulldog's back! This time, there is a plot to foment a revolution in England, a plot that has left the Police baffled and the nation at the mercy of a master criminal. A disguised clergyman, a beautiful sidekick, an arcane poison, car chases and abductions all fail to see off Hugh Drummond and his gang of ex-Army friends. But when the plotters capture Drummond's wife, the game is up. Isn't it?

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Final Count

    • Bulldog Drummond, Book 4
    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    In The Final Count, the fourth in Sapper's Bulldog Drummond series, Hugh Drummond returns after the climax of The Third Round saw him embroiled in an electrifying boat chase with his long-term enemy and master of disguise, Carl Peterson. Now, Drummond must attempt to prove the innocence of an inventor of chemical warfare whose weapon mysteriously goes missing. Drummond is utterly resolute: only one man can be capable of such a sinister plot.

    Regular price: $24.04

    • A Patch on the Quilt

    • By: H. C. McNeile, Sapper
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A Patch on the Quilt is a short story about an actor who is pursued by a strange woman at the theatre with a very odd request. She has attended every performance of his play since it started, skipping meals to afford the tickets. She now wants him to come with her to a house in Kensington after his performance...which she says is part of her 'plan'. But who is this person and what could she possibly want from him?

    Regular price: $4.12

    • Short Stories of the Great War

    • The First World War in Short Fiction
    • By: John Buchan, Sapper, Stacy Aumonier, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    A fascinating collection of short stories by great writers that examine aspects of the first world war, from action in the trenches, to the psychological impact of war on individuals and their relationships, to heroic adventure stories, to ghosts and war graves. A wonderful collection!

    Regular price: $34.47

    • Dead Man's Gate

    • By: Sapper
    • Narrated by: Barnaby Edwards
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    For most men, the trenches and mud of Flanders were a place of gruelling dread. For Captain Hugh ‘Bulldog’ Drummond, DSO, MC, they were an addiction. Returning to civilian life after the end of the war, Drummond drifts in ennui, craving the excitement, until in desperation he places and advert in The Times... and very soon he finds himself chasing the spectre of a criminal mastermind through international conspiracies and old treasures hidden for hundreds of years.

    Regular price: $5.60

    • The Truce of the Bear

    • By: "Sapper"
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A British sniper is waiting in a shell-hole in no-mans land for his enemy. It is a battle of wits...the game of no mistakes. It takes the instinct of a hunter after a bear to spot the imperceptible movement, the chink of light and shift in the mud that reveals the movement of his enemy. A tense tale in which we sit alongside the sniper, watching with him as he waits to shoot his enemy.

    Regular price: $4.12

    • Classic Love Stories 2

    • By: John Galsworthy, Rudyard Kipling, WW. Jacobs, and others
    • Narrated by: Joanna David, Edward Fox
    • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Classic Love Stories 2 read by Joanna David & Edward Fox. Wonderful readings of stories centred around the theme of love, including works by classic writers like Rudyard Kipling and John Galsworthy.

    Regular price: $10.32