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    • Little Wolf’s Book of Badness

    • By: Ian Whybrow
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones
    • Length: 1 hr and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Letters home from an adventuring wolf cub, read by Griff Rhys Jones. Dear Mum and Dad, Please please PLEEEEZ let me come home. I only cleaned my teeth last week for a joke. And brushing my fur, and going to bed early, that was just tricks to trick you! Why must I go to Cunning College to learn Uncle Bigbad’s 9 Rules of Badness? Yours fedupply, Little Wolf. Little Wolf’s very first adventurous journey to Cunning College now available once more on tape.

    Regular price: $6.19

    • Not the Nine O'Clock News

    • By: BBC Audiobooks
    • Narrated by: Rowan Atkinson, Griff Rhys Jones, Mel Smith, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15

    Here's the classic TV comedy sketch show that launched the careers of Rowan Atkinson, Griff Rhys Jones, Mel Smith, and Pamela Stephenson. Written by some of Britain's finest comedy writers, including Richard Curtis, Andy Hamilton and Guy Jenkin, and David Renwick, the show was groundbreaking, irreverent, outrageous, innovative, and rude.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A classic from the BBC

    • By Theodore M Wong on 01-14-13

    Regular price: $10.33

    • Porterhouse Blue

    • By: Tom Sharpe
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 54

    To Porterhouse College, Cambridge, famous for rowing, low academic standards. and a proud cuisine, comes a new Master, an ex-grammar-school boy, demanding Firsts, women students, a self-service canteen, and a slot-machine for contraceptives. There is considerable opposition to this challenge to the established order, in the form of Skullion, the intransigent porter at Porterhouse, who is determined that the hallowed traditions of the College will never change.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • enjoyable satire

    • By maxwell on 08-16-10

    Regular price: $17.05

    • Ancestral Vices

    • By: Tom Sharpe
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    When Lord Petrefact hires Walden Yapp, Professor of Demotic Historiography at Kloone University, to write a scurrilous family history Yapp finds plenty of material in Buscott village, where Frederick Petrefact is running the Mill and adding new vices to the family collection. If Yapp can lay his hands on the Petrefact Papers in the Buscott Museum he may be able to expose the multi-national capitalism of the Petrefacts to the whole world.

    Regular price: $18.33

    • 1,000 Years of Laughter

    • An Anthology of Classic Comic Prose
    • By: Compiled by David Timson
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones, Carole Boyd, Jonathan Keeble
    • Length: 4 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      2.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Laughter is unique to man. This delightful anthology presents some of the funniest extracts in English literature. It opens with Anglo-Saxon riddles and continues with medieval memories, Tudor comic turns, and Restoration buffoonery.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining, Educational, Enjoyable

    • By L. Burbach on 07-30-12

    Regular price: $20.29

    • Not the Nine O'Clock News: Memory Kinda Lingers

    • Vintage Beeb
    • By: John Lloyd
    • Narrated by: Rowan Atkinson, Mel Smith, Pamela Stephenson, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Rowan Atkinson, Mel Smith, Pamela Stephenson and Griff Rhys Jones star in Not the Nine O'Clock News: Memory Kinda Lingers (Vintage Beeb) featuring sketches from the groundbreaking BBC TV series plus the live Drury Lane Theatre show Not in Front of the Audience. Not the Nine O'Clock News is one of the great classics of British television comedy, with co-writers including Richard Curtis, John Lloyd, Andy Hamilton, Guy Jenkin, Colin Bostock-Smith, and Howard Goodall.

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Little Wolf, Forest Detective

    • By: Ian Whybrow
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones
    • Length: 1 hr and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Little Wolf, his cousin Yeller, baby brother Smellybreff, Stubbs Crow, and Normus Bear set up the Yelloweyes Forest Detective Agency. Following the departure of their main teacher and the star attraction of Haunted Hall for Small Horrors, Little and chums close the school to become forest detectives. Their specialities are tracking and trailing, with Stubbs Crow being the flying squad, Smellbreff specialising in small clues, and Normus Bear specialising in large clues.

    Regular price: $6.19

    • Not the Nine O'Clock News: Hedgehog Sandwich (VintageBeeb)

    • By: BBC Audiobooks
    • Narrated by: Rowan Atkinson, Griff Rhys Jones, Mel Smith, and others
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Rowan Atkinson, Griff Rhys Jones, Mel Smith and Pamela Stephenson star in highlights from the groundbreaking BBC TV comedy sketch series. Not the Nine O'Clock News is regarded as one of the classics of British television comedy.

    Regular price: $8.26

    • What’s the Time, Little Wolf?

    • Little Wolf and Smellybreff
    • By: Ian Whybrow
    • Narrated by: Griff Rhys Jones
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    The second, wonderfully anarchic children's book, based on the hugely-successful Little Wolf fiction series. The Wolf family have got no food, so Little Wolf and Smellybreff are sent to get a piggy for supper. But piggies prove extremely hard to catch and it is getting late.… What will the wolf cubs take home to eat?

    Regular price: $2.06