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    • The Monogram Murders

    • The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Sophie Hannah, Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 596
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 536
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 538

    Hercule Poirot's quiet supper in a London coffeehouse is interrupted when a young woman confides to him that she is about to be murdered. She is terrified - but begs Poirot not to find and punish her killer. Once she is dead, she insists, justice will have been done. Later that night, Poirot learns that three guests at a fashionable London Hotel have been murdered, and a cufflink has been placed in each one’s mouth. Could there be a connection with the frightened woman?

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not Agatha Christie

    • By Molly on 09-17-14

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Closed Casket

    • The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Sophie Hannah, Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 353
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 318

    Internationally best-selling author Sophie Hannah and the world's favorite detective, Hercule Poirot, return in this follow-up to The Monogram Murders, the national best seller hailed by the Washington Post as "literary magic".

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • This story is bonkers

    • By Ms Lixie on 10-17-16

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Wrong Mother

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
    • Length: 13 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 126
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 87

    Sally Thorning is watching the news with her husband when she hears an unexpected name: Mark Bretherick. It’s a name she shouldn’t know, but last year Sally treated herself to a secret vacation—away from her hectic family life—and met a man. After their brief affair, the two planned to never meet again. But now, Mark’s wife and daughter are dead—and the safety of Sally’s own family is in doubt.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but...

    • By Simone on 02-23-15

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Woman with a Secret

    • A Novel
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: David Thorpe, Julia Barrie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 74

    The New York Times best-selling author of The Monogram Murders - in the ranks of Ruth Rendell, Deborah Crombie, Kimberly McCreight, and Tana French - makes her William Morrow debut with a dark and chilling psychological thriller in which a woman desperate to hide a devastating secret in her past is drawn into a murder investigation.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • hard to get into story

    • By Betty D on 09-23-15

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Dead Lie Down

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
    • Length: 15 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    Ruth Bussey once did something wrong-horribly wrong-and was nearly destroyed by her punishment. Now, she has tentatively rebuilt her life and unexpectedly found love with a man named Aidan Seed. But Aidan also has a secret-he killed someone years ago, a woman named Mary Trelease. Ruth's horror turns to confusion when she realizes that she knows Mary Trelease, and Mary is very much alive.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Dead Lie Down

    • By John on 02-07-11

    Regular price: $35.00

    • A Game for All the Family

    • A Novel
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Lucinda Clare, Fiona Hardingham, Gavin Stenhouse
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 49

    You've left the city - and the career that nearly destroyed you - for a fresh start on the coast. But trouble begins when your daughter withdraws after her new best friend, George, is unfairly expelled from school. You beg the principal to reconsider, only to be told that George hasn't been expelled. Because there is - and was - no George.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely charming and chilling!

    • By Kathleen on 04-22-18

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Keep Her Safe

    • A Novel
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham, Caitlin Kelly, Nicole Poole
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Pushed to the breaking point, Cara Burrows flees her home and family and escapes to a five-star spa resort she can't afford. Late at night, exhausted and desperate, she lets herself into her hotel room and is shocked to find it already occupied - by a man and a teenage girl. A simple mistake at the front desk, but soon Cara realizes that the girl she saw alive and well in the hotel room is someone she can't possibly have seen: the most famous murder victim in the country, Melody Chapa, whose parents are serving natural life sentences for her murder.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • No!

    • By Anonymous User on 10-12-17

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Mystery of Three Quarters

    • A Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Sophie Hannah, Agatha Christie
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    he world’s most beloved detective, Hercule Poirot - the legendary star of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express and most recently The Monogram Murders and Closed Casket - returns in a stylish, diabolically clever mystery set in 1930s London. Returning home after lunch one day, Hercule Poirot finds an angry woman waiting outside his front door. She demands to know why Poirot has sent her a letter accusing her of the murder of Barnabas Pandy, a man she has neither heard of nor ever met.

    Regular price: $14.18

    • The Monogram Murders

    • The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Hercule Poirot's quiet supper in a London coffee house is interrupted when a young woman confides to him that she is about to be murdered. She is terrified, but begs Poirot not to find and punish her killer. Once she is dead, she insists, justice will have been done. Later that night, Poirot learns that three guests at a fashionable London hotel have been murdered, and a cufflink has been placed in each one's mouth. Could there be a connection with the frightened woman?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Channelling Agatha

    • By Jenny on 10-13-14

    Regular price: $16.77

    • The Orphan Choir

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Shelbourne-Timm
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 20

    Louise has no reason left to stay in the city. She can't see her son, Joseph, who is away at boarding school, where he performs in a prestigious boys' choir. Her troublesome neighbor has begun blasting choral music at all hours of the night - and to make matters worse, she's the only one who can hear it.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An eerily realistic, yet haunting tale

    • By Toby on 02-01-14

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Closed Casket: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery

    • The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Lady Athelinda Playford has planned a house party at her mansion in Clonakilty, County Cork, but it is no ordinary gathering. As guests arrive, Lady Playford summons her lawyer to make an urgent change to her will - one she intends to announce at dinner that night. She has decided to cut off her two children without a penny and leave her fortune to someone who has only weeks to live.... Among Lady Playford's guests are two men she has never met - the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot and Inspector Edward Catchpool of Scotland Yard.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Agatha Christie must be spinning in her grave

    • By mr kieran j murphy on 05-15-18

    Regular price: $16.42

    • Did You See Melody?

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Willow Nash
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    Pushed to breaking point, Cara Burrows flees her home and family and heads for a five-star spa resort. All she wants is space and time to think, far from everyone she knows. Instead she gets a shock in the middle of the night when she is given the key to a room that's already occupied - apparently by a father and daughter, who are equally shocked to be woken by a stranger. Back at reception, Cara gets an apology and the key to a new room, and she imagines the drama is over....

    Regular price: $21.31

    • The Other Half Lives

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Julia Barry
    • Length: 18 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Ruth Bussey knows what it means to be in the wrong and to be wronged. She once did something she regrets, and her punishment nearly destroyed her. Now Ruth is rebuilding her life, and has found a love she doesn't believe she deserves: Aidan Seed. Aidan is also troubled by a past he hates to talk about, until one day he decides he must confide in Ruth. He tells her that years ago he killed someone: a woman called Mary Trelease. Ruth is confused. She's certain she's heard the name before, and when she realises why it sounds familiar, her fear and confusion deepen....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A bit convoluted

    • By Susan on 08-21-12

    Regular price: $15.98

    • The Telling Error

    • Culver Valley Crime, Book 9
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: David Thorpe, Julia Barrie
    • Length: 14 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    Stuck in a traffic jam, Nicki Clements sees a face she hoped never to see again. It's definitely him, the same police officer, stopping each car on Elmhirst Road. Keen to avoid him, Nicki does a U-turn and makes a panicky escape. Or so she thinks. The next day, Nicki is pulled in for questioning in connection with the murder of Damon Blundy, controversial newspaper columnist and resident of Elmhirst Road. Nicki can't answer any of the questions detectives fire at her.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best yet, can't wait for the next one

    • By Sunny on 04-06-16

    Regular price: $15.48

    • Kind of Cruel

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Emma Kay, Jonathan Aris, Anna Bentinck
    • Length: 14 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    When Amber Hewerdine consults a hypnotherapist as a desperate last resort, she doesn't expect that anything much will change. She doesn't expect it to help with her chronic insomnia. And she doesn't expect to hear herself, under hypnosis, saying words that mean nothing to her: 'Kind, cruel, kind of cruel'. These are words she has seen somewhere before, if only she could remember where….

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Convoluted tedium

    • By M. J. Walsh on 11-10-16

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Kind of Cruel

    • Spilling CID, Book 7
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
    • Length: 13 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    Amber Hewerdine suffers from chronic insomnia. As a last resort, she visits a hypnotherapist, doubtful that anything will really change. Under hypnosis, Amber hears herself saying, "Kind, cruel, kind of cruel." The words awaken a vague memory, but she dismisses the whole episode as nonsense. Two hours later, however, Amber is arrested for the brutal murder of a woman she's never heard of, and the only way she can clear her name is by remembering exactly where she’s seen those words.

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Carrier

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
    • Length: 15 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27

    When her plane is delayed overnight, Gaby Struthers finds herself forced to share a hotel room with a stranger: a terrified young woman named Lauren Cookson - but why is she scared of Gaby in particular? Lauren won't explain. Instead, she blurts out something about an innocent man going to prison for a murder he didn't commit, and Gaby soon suspects that Lauren's presence on her flight can't be a coincidence.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sophie Hannah, always interesting

    • By Margaret on 04-15-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Cradle in the Grave

    • A Novel
    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Sastre
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Television producer Fliss Benson is surprised to discover that her superstar boss, Laurie Nattrass, is stepping down - and that she is to take over his documentary about crib-death mothers wrongly accused of murder. Thanks to Nattrass's advocacy, three women are now free, while the doctor who testified against them is under investigation for misconduct. Then one of the mothers is found dead. In her pocket is a card with 16 numbers on it, arranged in four rows of four-exactly like the anonymous card Fliss has just received....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book, narration was excellent.

    • By Erin M. on 11-29-15

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Little Face

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Charlotte Strevens
    • Length: 11 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7

    She's only been gone two hours. Her husband, David, was meant to be looking after their two-week-old daughter. But when Alice Fancourt walks into the nursery, her terrifying ordeal begins, for Alice insists the baby in the cot is a stranger she's never seen before. With an increasingly hostile and menacing David swearing she must either be mad or lying, how can Alice make the police believe her before it's too late?

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By ACT1 on 06-21-14

    Regular price: $15.98

    • The Point of Rescue

    • By: Sophie Hannah
    • Narrated by: Charlotte Strevens
    • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    A woman is watching a report on television of the death of a mother and daughter; apparently both had died at the mother's hand. Also on the screen is the surviving member of the family, a widower described as Mark Bretherick. Watching with her husband, the woman, Sally, has to bite back the words that spring to her lips: this man is not Mark Bretherick! How does she know?

    Regular price: $15.98

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