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    • Age of Innocence (Dramatised)

    • By: Edith Wharton, Jane Rogers (dramatisation)
    • Narrated by: Andrew Wincott, Susanne Bertish
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 10

    A full-cast dramatisation of Edith Wharton's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about a passionate love affair which breaks all the rules of the restrictive high society of 1870s New York.In the exclusive world of upper-class New York, in which attendance at balls and dinner passes for occupation, Newland Archer anticipates his marriage to May Welland, a beautiful young girl from a suitable family ‘who knows nothing and expects everything’.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully done

    • By Brendan on 01-01-11

    Regular price: $10.33

    • The Testament of Jessie Lamb

    • By: Jane Rogers
    • Narrated by: Judy Flynn
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    Women are dying in their millions. Some blame scientists, some see the hand of God, some see human arrogance reaping the punishment it deserves. Jessie Lamb is an ordinary girl living in extraordinary times: As her world collapses, her idealism and courage drive her towards the ultimate act of heroism. If the human race is to survive, it’s up to her. But is Jessie heroic? Or is she, as her father fears, impressionable, innocent, and incapable of understanding where her actions will lead?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent narrator, good book

    • By Fredrik Pettersen on 06-04-12

    Regular price: $39.55

    • The Testament of Jessie Lamb

    • A Novel
    • By: Jane Rogers
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    A rogue virus that kills pregnant women has been let loose in the world, and nothing less than the survival of the human race is at stake. Some blame the scientists, others see the hand of God, and still others claim that humanity is reaping the punishment it deserves for years of arrogance and destructiveness. Jessie Lamb is an ordinary 16-year-old girl living in extraordinary times. As her world collapses, her idealism and courage drive her toward the ultimate act of heroism.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling

    • By Annissa on 06-20-13

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Conrad & Eleanor

    • By: Jane Rogers
    • Narrated by: Lisa Coleman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    When Conrad fails to return from a science conference abroad, Eleanor's first thought is one of relief; he might finally have discovered her affair. Or perhaps he's simply given up on their marriage, tired of having the less successful career. As the days pass and his absence in the family fold grows stronger, Eleanor begins to makes sense of what has happened to their lives to get them to this point.

    Regular price: $19.62