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    • The Foundation Trilogy (Dramatized)

    • By: Isaac Asimov, Patrick Tull - adaptation, Mike Stott - adaptation
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers, Lee Montague, Julian Glover, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 660
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 577
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 574

    The opening episode begins on Trantor, capital of the Galactic Empire, with the meeting of Seldon and Dornick, their trial, and their exile to Terminus. The action then jumps forward 50 years, to the first Seldon Crisis, where the repercussions of the recent independence of the Four Kingdoms of the Periphery are being felt on Terminus, and are handled by the first Mayor, Salvor Hardin....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • How can you go wrong with a must read book for $2

    • By James on 03-06-11

    Regular price: $4.19

    • Peak

    • Secrets from the New Science of Expertise
    • By: Robert Pool, Anders Ericsson
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122

    Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying the special ones - the geniuses, sports stars and musical prodigies. And his remarkable finding, revealed in Peak, is that their special abilities are acquired through training. The innate 'gift' of talent is a myth. Exceptional individuals are born with just one unique ability, shared by us all - the ability to develop our brains and bodies through our own efforts.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • disappointing

    • By Dennis on 02-27-18

    Regular price: $23.44

    • Doctor Who: The Master Collection

    • Five Complete Classic Novelisations
    • By: Malcolm Hulke, Barry Letts, Christopher H Bidmead
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers, Barry Letts, Peter Davison, and others
    • Length: 23 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Five classic novelisations of TV adventures featuring the Doctor's arch enemy, the Master! In Doctor Who and the Doomsday Weapon by Malcolm Hulke, the Master has stolen the Time Lord's files on a weapon which could make him ruler of the Galaxy. In Doctor Who and the Daemons by Barry Letts, secret ceremonies have been designed to conjure up a horribly powerful being from another planet.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful collection

    • By Dagmar on 06-02-18

    Regular price: $34.10

    • Dunstan

    • One Man Will Change the Fate of England
    • By: Conn Iggulden
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 16 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    The year is 937. England is a nation divided, ruled by minor kings and Viking lords. Each vies for land and power. The Wessex king Æthelstan, grandson of Alfred the Great, is readying himself to throw a spear into the north. Behind him stands Dunstan, the man who will control the destiny of the next seven kings of England and the fate of an entire nation. Welcome to the original game for the English throne.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great read... or listen

    • By Gvido on 06-20-18

    Regular price: $25.58

    • Frankenstein (Dramatized)

    • By: Mary Shelley, Jonathan Barnes
    • Narrated by: Arthur Darvill, Nicholas Briggs, Geoffrey Beevers, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    When the crew of the Oceanus rescued a man close to death, its captain could barely have guessed at the incredible story that man would come to share. This is the story of Victor Frankenstein: a man obsessed with discovering the secret of life and cheating death; a man who brings to life to a body built from corpses; and a man who rejects this would-be child.... Soon Victor and his creature are entangled in a dangerous game of cat and mouse across Europe. But who is truly the monster?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • should not be considered unabridged

    • By Geoffrey on 08-09-16

    Regular price: $41.32

    • Doctor Who: The UNIT Collection

    • By: Terrance Dicks, Malcolm Hulke
    • Narrated by: Caroline John, Geoffrey Beevers, Katy Manning
    • Length: 21 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Five classic novelisations of TV adventures featuring the United Nations Intelligence Taskforce, led by Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart. In Doctor Who and the Auton Invasion by Terrance Dicks, the newly regenerated Doctor grapples with murderous waxwork replicas and shop window dummies. In Doctor Who and the Cave Monsters by Malcolm Hulke, subterranean reptile men wake to find their planet overrun by humans. In Doctor Who: Inferno, a drilling project to penetrate the Earth's crust has potentially catastrophic consequences. 

    Regular price: $17.55

    • Doctor Who: Harvest of Time (3rd Doctor Novel)

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 137
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126

    After billions of years of imprisonment, the vicious Sild have broken out of confinement. From a ruined world at the end of time, they make preparations to conquer the past, with the ultimate goal of rewriting history. But to achieve their aims they will need to enslave an intellect greater than their own... On Earth, UNIT is called in to investigate a mysterious incident on a North Sea drilling platform. The Doctor believes something is afoot, and no sooner has the investigation begun than something even stranger takes hold: the Brigadier is starting to forget about UNIT's highest-profile prisoner.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Third Doctor Story

    • By Robert Eric Koch on 10-31-13

    Regular price: $22.73

    • The Second Doctor Who Audio Annual

    • By: BBC Audio
    • Narrated by: Nicola Bryant, Matthew Waterhouse, Geoffrey Beevers, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

     Six more thrilling stories of adventure in Time and Space from the original Doctor Who Annuals. Larger than life and twice as colourful, from the 1960s to the 1980s the stories within the Doctor Who Annual were exuberant and charmingly naive. Now, in this second audio volume, Peter Purves (Steven), Anneke Wills (Polly), Geoffrey Beevers (the Master), Matthew Waterhouse (Adric) and Nicola Bryant (Peri) read another selection of these colourful and energetic tales, with atmospheric sound design.

    Regular price: $10.90

    • The Doctor Who Audio Annual

    • Multi-Doctor Stories
    • By: BBC
    • Narrated by: Nicola Bryant, Anneke Wills, Matthew Waterhouse, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    For two decades, from the mid-1960s to the mid-1980s, every fan of the Doctor hoped to find The Doctor Who Annual in their Christmas stocking. Larger than life and twice as colourful, the stories within were exuberant - and often charmingly naive - in their take on 'the children's own programme which adults adore'. Here, for the first time on audio, Peter Purves (Steven), Anneke Wills (Polly), Geoffrey Beevers (the Master), Matthew Waterhouse (Adric) and Nicola Bryant (Peri) read a selection of these tales.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A mixed bag of stories

    • By Quatermass Lives on 01-30-18

    Regular price: $10.65

    • Doctor Who and the State of Decay

    • A 4th Doctor novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers, John Leeson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 6 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Geoffrey Beevers reads this exciting novelisation of a 1980 TV adventure featuring the Fourth Doctor, as played by Tom Baker. The Doctor, Romana and K9 - and a young stowaway called Adric - are trapped in the alternative universe of E-Space. Seeking help, they land on an unknown planet. There they find a nightmare world where oppressed peasants toil for the Lords who live in the Tower and where all learning is forbidden: a society in a state of decay. What is the terrifying secret of the Three Who Rule?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Spooky tale, well told

    • By Alabama purchaser on 10-29-16

    Regular price: $14.91

    • Murder Has a Motive

    • By: Francis Duncan
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 9 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas. When Mordecai Tremaine emerges from the train station, murder is the last thing on his mind. But then again, he has never been able to resist anything in the nature of a mystery - and a mystery is precisely what awaits him in the village of Dalmering.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Old fashioned Brit mystery is fun, but florid.

    • By Jan H. Wolfe on 09-24-16

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Doctor Who - The Oseidon Adventure

    • By: Alan Barnes
    • Narrated by: Tom Baker, Louise Jameson, Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    The first time the fearsome Kraals attempted to take over the Earth, with the help of their android agents, things didn't go quite according to plan - thanks to the time-travelling alien Doctor and his allies at UNIT. This time Marshal Grinmal and his belligerent cohorts are ready for them. This time they'll make no mistakes. This time Chief Scientist Tyngworg has not just one plan but a backup plan and a backup backup plan worked out.

    Regular price: $18.58

    • Doctor Who - Master

    • By: Joseph Lidster
    • Narrated by: Sylvester McCoy, Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    Many years ago, on a dark and stormy night, the disfigured and enigmatic Dr John Smith invited his closest friends, Inspector Victor Schaeffer and his wife, Jacqueline, to a dinner to celebrate his birthday. A few hours later all the occupants in that house had been changed - ­some were dead, others mentally scarred forever by the events of that night. So, what happened to the distinguished dinner guests on that evening? Perhaps we'll never know.

    Regular price: $26.24

    • Doctor Who - Dust Breeding

    • By: Mike Tucker
    • Narrated by: Sophie Aldred, Geoffrey Beevers, Sylvester McCoy
    • Length: 1 hr and 45 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    On 19th century Earth artist Edvard Munch hears an infinite scream pass through nature. Centuries later his painting of that scream hangs in a gallery on the barren dust world Duchamp 331. Why is there a colony of artists on a planet that is little more than a glorified garage? What is the event that the passengers of the huge, opulent pleasure cruiser 'Gallery' are hoping to see? And what is hidden in the crates that litter the cargo hold?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Solid Doctor Who Spooky

    • By Spencer on 03-30-17

    Regular price: $22.71

    • Doctor Who and the Deadly Assassin

    • A 4th Doctor novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 3 hrs and 22 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    Geoffrey Beevers reads this exciting novelisation of a classic TV adventure for the Fourth Doctor. The Doctor is suddenly summoned to Gallifrey, the home of the Time Lords, where his ghastly hallucinations of the president’s assassination seem to turn into reality. When the Doctor is arrested for the murder, a hideous, dark, cowled figure is gleefully watching in the shadows. In a battle of minds, the Doctor faces renegade Time Lord the Master inside a nightmare world created by his old enemy’s imagination.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Re: Solid story

    • By David on 01-04-18

    Regular price: $14.46

    • Doctor Who and the Space War

    • By: Malcolm Hulke
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 4 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    The year is 2540, and two powers loom large in the Galaxy - Earth and Draconia. After years of peace, their spaceships are now being mysteriously attacked and cargoes rifled. Each suspects the other, and full-scale war seems unavoidable. The Doctor, accused of being a Draconian spy, is thrown into prison. And only when the Master appears on the scene do things really begin to move.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • nice read but, prefer fullcast recordings

    • By Michele Harmon on 01-09-13

    Regular price: $16.53

    • So Pretty a Problem

    • By: Francis Duncan
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11

    Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas. Adrian Carthallow, enfant terrible of the art world, is no stranger to controversy. But this time it's not his paintings that have provoked a blaze of publicity - it's the fact that his career has been suddenly terminated by a bullet to the head. Not only that, but his wife has confessed to firing the fatal shot.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • The narrator is the only saving grace.

    • By Melkorka on 01-11-17

    Regular price: $20.65

    • In at the Death

    • By: Francis Duncan
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas. Mordecai Tremaine and Chief Inspector Jonathan Boyce are never pleased to have a promising game of chess interrupted - though when murder is the disrupting force, they are persuaded to make an exception. A quick stop at Scotland Yard to collect any detective's most trusted piece of equipment - the murder bag - the pair are spirited away to Bridgton.

    Regular price: $20.65

    • Behold a Fair Woman

    • By: Francis Duncan
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas. Mordecai Tremaine's hobby of choice - crime detection - has left him in need of a holiday. A break away from that gruesome business of murder will be just the ticket, and the picturesque island of Moulin d'Or seems to be just the destination. Amid the sunshine and the sea air, Mordecai falls in with a band of fellow holidaymakers and tries to forget that such a thing as foul play exists.

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Murder for Christmas

    • By: Francis Duncan
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Beevers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5

    A classic mystery for the festive season: mulled wine, mince pies...and murder. Mordecai Tremaine, former tobacconist and perennial lover of romance novels, has been invited to spend Christmas in the sleepy village of Sherbroome, at the country retreat of one Benedict Grame. Arriving on Christmas Eve, he finds that the revelries are in full flow - but so, too, are tensions amongst the assortment of guests.

    Regular price: $21.31

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