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    • Daisy's Vintage Cornish Camper Van

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Laura Kirman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 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

    Welcome to the gorgeous Cornish town of St Felix, where there's magic in the air...When Ana inherits a broken-down camper van from her best friend, she takes the chance for a quick trip to Cornwall - some sea air and fish and chips on the beach is just the tonic she needs. But St Felix has bigger plans for Ana. She discovers a series of unsent postcards, dating back to the 1950s, hidden in the upholstery of the van. Ana knows that it's a sign: she'll make sure that the messages reach the person that they were meant for. And as the broken-down van is restored to gleaming health, so Ana begins to find her way back to happiness.

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Letters from Lighthouse Cottage

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Emma Powell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    Sandybridge is the perfect English seaside town: home to gift shops, tearooms and a fabulous fish and chip shop. And it's home to Grace - although right now she's not too happy about it. Grace grew up in Sandybridge, helping her parents sort junk from vintage treasures, but she always longed to escape to a bigger world. And she made it, travelling the world for her job, falling in love and starting a family. So why is she back in the tiny seaside town she'd long left behind, hanging out with Charlie, the boy who became her best friend when they were teenagers?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely read

    • By Jan on 01-12-17

    Regular price: $21.31

    • The Summer of Serendipity

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Deidre O’Connell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    One summer, property seeker Serendipity Parker finds herself on the beautiful west coast of Ireland, hunting for a home for a wealthy Irish client. But when she finds the perfect house in the small town of Ballykiltara, there's a problem: nobody seems to know who owns it. The Welcome House is a local legend. Its front door is always open for those in need of shelter, and there's always a plentiful supply of food in the cupboards for the hungry or poor.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not this time

    • By Jan on 08-18-17

    Regular price: $20.65

    • The Little Flower Shop by the Sea

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Emma Powell
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 99
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 89

    The blossom is out in the little Cornish harbour town of St Felix. But Poppy Carmichael's spirits aren't lifted by the pretty West Country spring. Inheriting her grandmother's flower shop has forced her to return to Cornwall, a place that holds too many memories. Poppy is determined to do her best for the sake of her adored grandmother, but she struggles with the responsibility of the more-shabby-than-chic shop.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Forgettable.

    • By M Jensen on 12-12-15

    Regular price: $21.31

    • From Notting Hill with Four Weddings...Actually

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Finty Williams
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Movie addict Scarlett O'Brien is finally living the jet-setting life she's dreamed of - but it all hangs by a shiny, golden thread. Flying between London and New York, running two businesses, planning her wedding to handsome fiancé, Sean, with best friends Oscar and Maddie - life couldn't be better. But then Scarlett meets paparazzi darling, Gabriella Romero, and life suddenly becomes even more extravagant and glamorous.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not as enjoyable as the real movies

    • By Toby on 10-27-14

    Regular price: $20.24

    • Step Back in Time

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Katie Scarfe
    • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    How many lifetimes would you travel to find a love that lasts for ever? When single career girl Jo-Jo steps onto a zebra crossing and gets hit by a car, she awakes to find herself in 1963. The fashion, the music, her job, even her romantic life: everything is different. And then it happens three more times, and Jo-Jo finds herself living a completely new life in the 1970s, 80s and 90s. The only people she can rely on are Harry and Ellie, two companions from 2013, and George, the owner of a second-hand record store.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderfully different, especially for a Beatles’ fan

    • By sue on 09-16-18

    Regular price: $17.55

    • From Notting Hill with Love... Actually

    • The Notting Hill series, Book 1
    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Finty Williams
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    She was just a girl, standing in front of a boy…wishing he looked more like Hugh Grant. Scarlett loves the movies. But does she love sensible fiancé David just as much? With a big white wedding on the horizon, Scarlett really should have decided by now.… When she has the chance to house-sit in Notting Hill - the setting of one of her favourite movies - Scarlett jumps at the chance. But living life like a movie is trickier than it seems, especially when her new neighbour Sean is so irritating. And so irritatingly handsome, too. Scarlett soon finds herself starring in a romantic comedy of her very own. But who will end up as the leading man?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful!

    • By Kate on 03-16-13

    Regular price: $13.17

    • From Notting Hill to New York...Actually

    • The Notting Hill series, Book 2
    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Finty Williams
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Scarlett O'Brien, utterly addicted to romantic films, has found her leading man. She's convinced Sean is Mr Right, but the day-to-day reality of a relationship isn't quite like the movies. With Sean constantly away on business, Scarlett and her new best friend, Oscar, decide to head to New York for the holiday of a lifetime. From one famous landmark to the next, Scarlett and Oscar make many new friends during their adventure - including sailors in town for Fleet Week, a famous film star, and Jamie & Max, a TV reporter and cameraman.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A REAL FUN BOOK TO LISTEN TO

    • By Leisha on 04-23-13

    Regular price: $10.65

    • Breakfast at Darcy's

    • By: Ali McNamara
    • Narrated by: Beth Chalmers
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    When Darcy McCall loses her beloved Aunt Molly, she doesn't expect any sort of inheritance - let alone a small island. Located off the west coast of Ireland, Tara hasn't been lived on for years, but according to Molly's will Darcy must stay there for 12 months in order to fully inherit, and she needs to persuade a village full of people to settle there, too. Darcy has to leave behind her independent city life and swap stylish heels for muddy wellies.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A light read

    • By Jan on 01-02-13

    Regular price: $13.09