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    • That Churchill Woman

    • A Novel
    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 11 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

     The Paris Wife meets PBS’s Victoria in this enthralling novel of the life and loves of one of history’s most remarkable women: Winston Churchill’s scandalous American mother, Jennie Jerome. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful piece of Historical fiction

    • By Paul W. Freely on 03-15-19

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Jane and the Stillroom Maid

    • Being the Fifth Jane Austen Mystery
    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 60

    Jane Austen is enjoying August, 1806, among Derbyshire's craggy peaks, sparkling streams, and cavernous gorges. That is, until she discovers the corpse of a young gentleman whose blond curls and delicate features suggest the face of an angel.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Will the real Jane Austen please stand up?

    • By Susan h on 01-23-13

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Jane and the Waterloo Map

    • Being a Jane Austen Mystery
    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46

    The 13th installment in Stephanie Barron's fan favorite Being a Jane Austen Mystery series. Between novels, Victorian England's most beloved author doubles as a sleuth in often idyllic locales. November 1815. The Battle of Waterloo has left the British economy in shreds; Henry Austen, Jane's favorite brother, is about to declare bankruptcy. The crisis destroys Henry's health, and Jane flies to his London bedside.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series!!

    • By Yvonne on 04-12-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas

    • Being a Jane Austen Mystery, Book 12
    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 104

    Jane discovers holiday cheer is fleeting. One of the Yuletide gathering dies in a tragic accident whose circumstances Jane immediately views with suspicion. If the accident was in fact murder, the killer is one of Jane's fellow snowbound guests. With clues scattered amid cleverly crafted charades, dark secrets coming to light during parlor games, and old friendships returning to haunt the Christmas parties, whom can Jane trust to help her discover the truth and stop the killer from striking again?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Jane Austen and the 12 days of Christmas

    • By T. Dunas on 06-03-15

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Jane and the Ghosts of Netley

    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 110
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 56

    The 18th century novelist-of-manners-turned-sleuth returns to delight readers with another nimble-witted investigation of mayhem in the pastoral landscape of rural England. When Jane's gentleman friend Lord Trowbridge sends her, in the utmost secrecy, to retrieve a parcel hidden amidst the ruins of Netley Abbey, Jane finds not only the parcel but also a dying man. When events take a regrettably sinister turn, only Jane is clever enough to pursue the miscreant.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Quite enjoyable.

    • By Shaddi on 07-04-05

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Jane and the Prisoner of Wool House

    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Jane Austen, novelist and private investigator, is back on another case, this one involving the Royal Navy. Her brother Frank's friend, Tom Seagrave, is in the brig, accused by his first mate of stabbing a French captain after the captain surrendered. Tom denies the charges, but his dagger was found in the French captain's chest. To clear up this mystery, Jane agrees to go to the Wool House, a building where French prisoners are jailed.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Marie on 09-11-05

    Regular price: $26.60

    • Jane and His Lordship's Legacy

    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 55

    It is July 1809, and Jane is just beginning to emerge from her grief over her lost love, Lord Harold Trowbridge. When, moving with her mother and sister into a cottage on her brother's estate in Chawton, Hampshire, she begins to revise one of her first manuscripts, determined to honor Lord Trowbridge's confidence in her work, a corpse is suddenly discovered in the cellar.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love this book

    • By LAM on 10-29-05

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Usual Santas

    • A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers
    • By: Helene Tursten, Mick Herron, Martin Limon, and others
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Yen, John Keating, Barbara Caruso, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29

    Sixteen delightful holiday short stories by some of your favorite Soho crime authors! This captivating collection of short mysteries and crime capers - which features New York Times best-selling authors, Crime Writers Association Gold and Diamond Dagger winners, and Edgar Award nominees - contains laughs aplenty, the most hardboiled of holiday noir, and heartwarming reminders of the spirit of the season.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not Cheerful..... and NOT usual!

    • By PKsweets on 02-05-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The White Garden

    • By: Stephanie Barron
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    Six decades after Virginia Woolf's death, landscape designer Jo Bellamy has come to Sissinghurst Castle for two reasons: to study the celebrated White Garden created by Woolfs lover Vita Sackville-West and to recover from the terrible wound of her grandfathers unexplained suicide. In the shadow of one of England's most famous castles, Jo makes a shocking find: Woolfs last diary, its first entry dated the day after she allegedly killed herself.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but not great

    • By S on 04-18-10

    Regular price: $19.60