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    • Viriconium

    • By: M. John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 19 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 172
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 173

    Available to American readers for the first time, this landmark collection gathers four groundbreaking fantasy classics from the acclaimed author of Light. Set in the imagined city of Viriconium, here are the masterworks that revolutionized a genre and enthralled a generation of readers: The Pastel City, A Storm of Wings, In Viriconium, and Viriconium Nights. Back in print after a long absence, these singular tales of a timeless realm and its enigmatic inhabitants are now reborn and compiled to captivate a whole new generation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Virocon, Virocon, still the ancient name rings on

    • By Max on 01-04-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Light

    • By: M. John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Julian Elfer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 192
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      4 out of 5 stars 172
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 176

    In contemporary London, Michael Kearney is a serial killer on the run from the entity that drives him to kill. He is seeking escape in a future that doesn' t yet exist - a quantum world that he and his physicist partner hope to access through a breach of time and space itself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Utterly Brilliant

    • By Max on 11-08-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Shadow Dance

    • Shadow Saga, Book 1
    • By: John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Robert Rossmann
    • Length: 14 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 7

    The lands are in chaos and everyone is trying to survive. The last queen was slain through treachery and decades have passed since there has been any form of solid rule in Cennicus. In the interim the races have split from one another and are amassing for a war that threatens to consume them all. This is a time of legends and need. Somehow wrapped up in it all is one boy searching for his past and the keys to his future. Namir and his friends valiantly search out vestiges of his father's past.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Not a Second Time

    • By: John Lennon, Derek Taylor, Paul McCartney, and others
    • Narrated by: John Lennon, Derek Taylor, Paul McCartney, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The Beatles shed some light and personal insights in these fantastic and previously unreleased interviews from 1964, at the height of Beatlemania. Featuring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison.

    Regular price: $3.19

    • King and Emperor

    • By: Harry Harrison, John Holm
    • Narrated by: Julian Elfer
    • Length: 15 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Driven by prophetic dreams, the Viking warrior Shef has become the One King, the undisputed ruler of the North. Now he must face the reborn power of the Holy Roman Empire. Rome threatens Shef's fearsome Viking navy with a new invention of unparalleled destruction: Greek fire. Unable to defend his fleet against this awesome weapon, Shef travels East in search of new wisdom. His quest leads him to the lavish court of the Muslim Caliph and, ultimately, to the secret hiding place of the Holy Grail.

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Nova Swing

    • By: M. John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Jim Frangione
    • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29

    A highly acclaimed author, M. John Harrison is well known for his reality-bending tales. In this sci-fi noir, the physics-defying Saudade Event Site is a place to find strange landscapes and seemingly impossible physical phenomena - perfect for tourism. Into this environment comes Vic Serotonin, a "travel agent" whose newest client is a mysterious woman with a hidden agenda.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A very poor reading with virtually no Soul…

    • By Another guy from NY on 12-11-14

    Regular price: $31.47

    • One King's Way

    • By: Harry Harrison, John Holm
    • Narrated by: Julian Elfer
    • Length: 15 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    A craftsman, visionary, and warrior, Shef has risen from slavery to become king of a mighty Viking nation. But his growing kingdom menaces all of Europe, and he has made many powerful enemies. Chief among his enemies are the Knights of the Lance, a fanatical order of soldiers sworn to bring Shef down, no matter what the cost.

    Regular price: $29.95

    • West Coast Invasion

    • By: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Narrated by: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    The Beatles shed some light and personal insights in these fantastic and previously unreleased interviews from 1964-66, at the height of Beatlemania. Featuring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison.

    Regular price: $4.25

    • Empty Space: A Haunting

    • By: M. John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
    • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    In the near future, an elderly English widow is stirred from her mundane existence by surreal omens and visitations. Centuries later, the space freighter Nova Swing takes on an illegal alien artifact as cargo, with consequences beyond reckoning. While on a distant planet, a nameless policewoman tries to bring order to an event zone where ordinary physics do not apply, only to find herself caught up in something even stranger and more sublime....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Classic Tales of Christmas

    • A Yuletide Collection of Stories, Poems, and Essays
    • By: Georg Schuster, John Fox Jr., Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and others
    • Narrated by: Daniel H. Vimont
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    This Yuletide collection of stories, poems, and essays has been rescued from obscurity by the editor, who has also edited and annotated them to make these wonderful classics more easily accessible to modern listeners. While some of these authors may be unknown to you, their works have been included in this collection because of their capacity to instantly intrigue and delight. Give them a try, and don't be surprised if a few of them make their way onto your list of all-time personal Christmas favorites!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cool for the season

    • By P. Burdine on 11-18-13

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Cave & Julia

    • By: M. John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    When the English journalist named Cave visits the island of Autotelia, he finds the dockyards of the old harbor gentrified and the island’s famous ruins a tourist attraction. When he gets to know the alluring Julia Vicente, a former film actress, he discovers that her life has been marked by the childhood disappearance of her brother. Was she guilty of his death, or was it an accident after all? As Cave’s life grows entwined with hers, he tries to answer these questions, while his new lover seems determined to perpetuate the mystery.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • The Beatles Tapes: Rare Interviews

    • By: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    This is an audio album of interviews with each of the four members of The Beatles: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. The wit of the Beatles shines through in these audio vignettes fromn the 1960s.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Fewer interviews than you might think!

    • By Erin on 09-18-13

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Shadow Play

    • Shadow Saga, Book 2
    • By: John Harrison
    • Narrated by: Robert Rossmann
    • Length: 13 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    At each turn, those aligned with light are cut off from their own and lost in the chaos that surrounds them. With Ara's death, only his wife and the future heir to the throne are left to combat the growing darkness. Within all of this, Namir and his friends find themselves consumed by enemies, burdened by woes and thrust into the fray against their will. Namir must find the courage to face those who would stop him from fulfilling his fate. All the while, his best friend, Nurn, searches valiantly to find his missing brother.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Things We Said Today

    • By: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Narrated by: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Length: 54 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The Beatles shed some light and personal insights in these fantastic and previously unreleased interviews from 1964/65, at the height of Beatlemania. Featuring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison.

    Regular price: $3.19

    • From Britain with Beat

    • By: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Narrated by: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and others
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The Beatles shed some light and personal insights in these fantastic and previously unreleased interviews from 1964-65, at the height of Beatlemania. Featuring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison.

    Regular price: $3.19