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    • The Crystal Cave

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 1
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 16 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 608
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 571
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 571

    Born the bastard son of a Welsh princess, Myrdden Emrys - or as he would later be known, Merlin - leads a perilous childhood, haunted by portents and visions. But destiny has great plans for this no-man's-son, taking him from prophesying before High King Vortigern to the crowning of Uther Pendragon, and the conception of Arthur, king for once and always.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantasy as literature.

    • By bluestategirl on 01-25-17

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Hollow Hills

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 2
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 16 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 342
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 318
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 316

    Keeping watch over the young Arthur Pendragon, the prince and prophet Merlin Ambrosius is haunted by dreams of the magical sword Caliburn, which has been hidden for centuries. When Uther Pendragon is killed in battle, the time of destiny is at hand, and Arthur must claim the fabled sword to become the true High King of Britain.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Hollow Hills in an unabridged form at last!

    • By kimmacvb on 02-05-17

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Madam, Will You Talk?

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Emilia Fox
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    It sounds idyllic: a leisurely drive through the sun-drenched landscape of Provence. But Charity's dream holiday turns into a nightmare when she becomes embroiled in a sinister plot to kidnap a young boy. She soon finds herself in a deadly pursuit and must uncover whom to trust...and whom to fall for.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • At last

    • By Mary E. Haley on 11-03-18

    Regular price: $21.81

    • Wildfire at Midnight

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Lucy Paterson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    The pioneer of romantic suspense, Mary Stewart leads her listeners on an unforgettable ride across the Isle of Skye in this tale perfect for fans of Agatha Christie and Barbara Pym. Following a heartbreaking divorce, Gianetta retreats to the Isle of Skye hoping to find tranquillity in the island's savage beauty. But shortly before her arrival a girl's body is found on the craggy slopes of the looming Blue Mountain, and with the murderer still on the loose, there's nothing to stop him from setting his sights on Gianetta next....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Julie on 08-08-18

    Regular price: $21.81

    • The Last Enchantment

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 18 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 211
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 196
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 195

    Arthur Pendragon is king! Crowned and recognized as High King, Arthur is unchallenged on the battlefield, and he melds the country together in a time of promise, as Merlin works in the shadows. But sinister powers plot to destroy Camelot, and when the witch-queen Morgause - Arthur's own half-sister - ensnares him in an incestuous liaison, a fatal web of love, betrayal, and bloody vengeance is woven.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Merlin's story continues

    • By Jerri C on 01-14-17

    Regular price: $31.47

    • This Rough Magic

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Helen Johns
    • Length: 11 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    The pioneer of romantic suspense, Mary Stewart leads her listeners on a thrilling journey to a Mediterranean island paradise in this tale of mystery, murder and intrigue, perfect for fans of Agatha Christie and Barbara Pym. Lucy Waring, a young, out-of-work actress from London, leaps at the chance to visit her sister for a summer on the island paradise of Corfu, and what's more, a famous but reclusive actor is staying in a villa nearby. But Lucy's hopes for rest and romance are shattered when a body washes up on the beach and she finds herself swept up in a chilling chain of events.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • PERFECT BEACH READ, rediscovered

    • By Susan on 08-02-18

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Wicked Day

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 4
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 14 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    Mary Stewart's stunning Arthurian saga that began with The Crystal Cave, The Hollow Hills, and The Last Enchantment continues with The Wicked Day, the story of the clash between King Arthur and his bastard son, Mordred. Born of an incestuous relationship between King Arthur and his half-sister, and prophesied by Merlin to kill Arthur, Mordred is stolen away from his mother and raised in secrecy by a kind couple on an isolated Orkney island in the hopes that he will defy his fate.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Arthur's tale completed

    • By Jerri C on 11-12-17

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Wind off the Small Isles

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Susie Riddell
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    Beloved author Mary Stewart's long-lost novella, now available again for the first time in 40 years. In 1879 a wealthy young woman elopes with an impoverished fisherman, leaving her family, who live on the volcanic island of Lanzarote, distraught. In 1968, 23-year-old Perdita West, secretary to the famous author Cora Gresham, visits Lanzarote, the strangest and wildest of the Canary Isles, on a research trip. They meet Cora's estranged son, Mike, and fall in love with the unusual, beautiful little island.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Mary Stewart. Enchanting

    • By Jenny on 06-10-17

    Regular price: $10.65

    • Thornyhold

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Jenny Agutter
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    Gilly Ramsey's lonely childhood was brightened only by visits to her godmother until her death, when the then grown-up Gilly inherited the family cottage, Thornyhold. With its magical and peaceful strength and its sovereign defenses against evil, Thornyhold strikes an end to Gilly's loneliness, despite its revealing her family's history of witchcraft.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible Playback Quality

    • By Cynthia Hardy on 06-12-18

    Regular price: $11.19

    • The Stormy Petrel

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Jenny Seagrove
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

    The isolated cottage on the remote Hebridean island of Moila seemed like an ideal away-from-it-all retreat for writer Rose Fenemore, a place where she could work in peace, and where her brother Crispin could walk, fish, and photograph the birds and wildlife. But it is not easy to escape the world and its troubles. Crispin's arrival is delayed, and Rose, on her own in the lonely cottage, has to cope with two very different men who come in from the sea on a night of summer storm.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not the Ivy Tree but good

    • By Lynn on 01-21-13

    Regular price: $11.17

    • Rose Cottage

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Samantha Eggar
    • Length: 3 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 68

    In the summer of 1947, Kate Herrick, widowed by the war, returns to Rose Cottage, her childhood home. A tiny thatched dwelling nestled in an idyllic country setting, Rose Cottage at first appears the picture of tranquility. But Kate soon discovers that someone has broken in; the papers that are the object of her have disappeared, and the village seethes with gossip. How harmless are her elderly neighbors, who are suspected of witchcraft?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A beautiful classic

    • By Natalie on 03-29-14

    Regular price: $12.60

    • The Crystal Cave

    • Arthurian Saga, Book 1
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 16 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    This is what happened. I saw it, and it is a true tale. So begins the story of Merlin, born the illegitimate son of a Welsh princess in fifth-century Britain, a world ravaged by war. Small and neglected, with his mother unwilling to reveal his father's identity, Merlin must disguise his intelligence - and hide his occasional ability to know things before they happen - in order to keep himself safe.   

    Regular price: $24.00

    • The Prince and the Pilgrim

    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Eager, burning, and young, Alexander has come of age to take vengeance on the treacherous King of Cornwall who murdered his father. He sets off toward Camelot to seek justice from King Arthur, only to be diverted by the beautiful and sensual Morgan le Fay, Arthur's sister. Using her wiles and her enchantments, Morgan persuades the young prince to attempt a theft of the Holy Grail. He is unaware her motives are of the darkest nature.

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Crystal Cave

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 1
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Nicol Williamson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 11 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 191
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 150
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 152

    Was Merlin an otherworldly being or just an ordinary mortal with extraordinary powers? Over the centuries there have been many stories about Camelot, but the mystery of the magician who nurtured, trained, and advised King Arthur has remained unexplored. Some have called Merlin a sinister, all-powerful Prince of Darkness. Others have described him as a merely a man, heir to the secrets of the Crystal Cave, possessed of rare and remarkable gifts.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • yuck

    • By Jessica on 02-11-08

    Regular price: $11.87

    • The Hollow Hills

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 2
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Nicol Williamson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60

    Merlin the Enchanter, prophet and visionary, adviser to kings: Here is the story of how he rears Arthur, the future Christmas King, in remote secrecy, safe from the warring kings and Saxons who plot against his father, King Uther. Told in the voice of Merlin himself, this tale bristles with all the suspense and intrigue of fifth-century Britain.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Who Abridges and Epic Trilogy?

    • By chaoticmuse on 12-28-12

    Regular price: $10.46

    • The Last Enchantment

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 3
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Nicol Williamson
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Arthur Pendragon is king! Unchallenged on the battlefield, he melds the country together in a time of promise. But sinister powers plot to destroy Camelot, and when the witch-queen Morgause - Arthur's own half sister - ensnares him in an incestuous liaison, a fatal web of love, betrayal, and bloody vengeance is woven.

    Regular price: $15.36

    • Hot Shots, Volume 1

    • By: Abby Wood, Kiyara Benoiti, Mary Corrales, and others
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Saucedo
    • Length: 4 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    "Blue Moon": Each All Hallow's Eve, Anvahn must pay the price for wielding magic. This year a werewolf appears to her instead of the usual demon, monster, or spirit. But will this time prove too costly for Anvahn to bear? "Sins of the Cloth": Can two days of purging sinful thoughts be enough for a priest who desires endless lust? "Sex Therapy": Therapy was never so sexy…or so dangerous. Plus 11 other steamy stories!

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Prince and the Pilgrim

    • (Classics of Arthurian Legend)
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Samantha Eggar
    • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Young Prince Alexander, son of the slain Prince Baudouin, journeys to Camelot seeking justice. His path is diverted, first to a dark tower where he is bewitched by the sorceress Morgan LeFay, and then to a beautiful young woman named Alice, who has also experienced many dangers and adventures on her pilgrimages to the Holy Land. As they journey on together, their connection grows beyond their separate purposes and blossoms into love, the greatest mystery of all.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Sue on 06-04-12

    Regular price: $12.57

    • The Wicked Day

    • The Arthurian Saga, Book 4
    • By: Mary Stewart
    • Narrated by: Theodore Bikel
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    King Arthur's reign will finally come to a spellbinding end. This final chapter of the Camelot saga traces Mordred's birth, childhood, and recounts how he came to set in motion the fates and call forth the "wicked day of destiny."

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • This is abridged

    • By QCLady on 01-12-17

    Regular price: $11.17

    • Wild Girls

    • A Novel
    • By: Mary Stewart Atwell
    • Narrated by: Shannon McManus
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Kate Riordan fears two things as she grows up in the small Appalachian town of Swan River: that she’ll be a frustrated townie forever or that she’ll turn into one of the mysterious and terrifying wild girls, killers who start fires and menace the community. Struggling to better her chances of escaping, Kate attends the posh Swan River Academy and finds herself divided between her hometown - and its dark history - and the realm of privilege and achievement at the Academy. Explosive friendships with Mason, a boy from the wrong side of town, and Willow, a wealthy and popular queen bee from school, are slowly pulling her apart.

    Regular price: $19.99

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