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  • Queens of the Conquest | Alison Weir

    Queens of the Conquest

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Alison Weir
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    The lives of England's medieval queens were packed with tragedy, betrayal, love, warfare, adultery, and mystery - but their stories are obscured by centuries of myth and prejudice against these powerful women. These Norman queens were actually more autonomous and influential than most later queens, since they actually participated in battles and led troops of their own.

    Ann says: "Interesting as Always"
  • Telling Tales: A Vera Stanhope Mystery | Ann Cleeves

    Telling Tales: A Vera Stanhope Mystery

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Ann Cleeves
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    It has been 10 years since Jeanie Long was charged with the murder of 15-year-old Abigail Mantel. Now residents of the East Yorkshire village of Elvet are disturbed to hear of new evidence proving Jeanie's innocence. Abigail's killer is still at large. As Inspector Vera Stanhope makes fresh enquiries on the peninsula and villagers are hauled back to a time they hoped to forget, tensions begin to mount. But are people afraid of the killer or of their own guilty pasts?

    Chalis says: "Early Entry in the Series"
  • The Horse Dancer | Jojo Moyes

    The Horse Dancer

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Jojo Moyes
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Sarah's grandfather was a horseman of rare talent - only the exceptional are allowed into France's elite riding academy, Le Cadre Noir. But life took an unexpected turn, and now from a council estate in east London, the Captain hopes to train his granddaughter towards a better life.

    Kaelin says: "Wow! Amazing story start to finish"
  • The Marriage Game: A Novel of Queen Elizabeth I | Alison Weir

    The Marriage Game: A Novel of Queen Elizabeth I

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Alison Weir
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Only 25 and newly crowned, Elizabeth vows to rule the country as both queen and king. But her counselors continually press her to form an advantageous marriage and produce an heir. Though none of the suitors have yet worked their way to her throne, the dashing - though married - Lord Robert lays claim to Elizabeth's heart.

    Elizabeth says: "Narrator's lisp is maddening"
  • Hiding in Plain Sight | Susan Lewis

    Hiding in Plain Sight

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Susan Lewis
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Andee Lawrence is in heaven. Well, the South of France to be exact. Ex-detective Andee has swapped freelance investigation and a broken marriage for two months in Provence, renovating a beautiful villa with the new man in her life. Pottering around a small picturesque town on an early summer's day, she is at peace. But her world is about to be shattered. 'Remember me?' Two words spoken by a woman from the back of a car that say so much yet reveal so little.

  • Love and Louis XIV: The Women in the Life of the Sun King | Antonia Fraser

    Love and Louis XIV: The Women in the Life of the Sun King

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Love and Louis XIV centres around the Sun King and his relationships with numerous fascinating women: his mother, Anne of Austria, to whom he was devoted; his first important mistress, Louise de la Valliere, who bore him several illegitimate children; Athenais Marquise de Montespan, who acted as unofficial Queen of Versailles; Madame de Maintenon, governess to the illegitimate royal children; and of course, Marie Therese, his wife.

  • A Crowning Mercy | Bernard Cornwell,Susannah Kells

    A Crowning Mercy

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Bernard Cornwell, Susannah Kells
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    In mid 17th-century England, the nation was in upheaval. In the Dorset countryside, one sunlit afternoon, a young girl, illicitly bathing in a stream, first fell in love with a passing stranger. Her parents called her Dorcas, but he called her Campion and that's what she longed to be, then and forever. She had one gift left for her by her unknown father - a pendant made of gold, banded by tiny glowing stones and at its base was a seal engraved with an axe and the words: St Matthew.

  • The Beach Hut | Veronica Henry

    The Beach Hut

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Veronica Henry
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    The Beach Hut follows the stories of the families who come to Everdene each year, people who fall in – or out – of love, remembering their pasts, or trying to forget them…There’s Jane Milton, left only debts by her husband, and forced to sell the beloved beach hut that holds so many happy memories; Sarah; for whom fidelity has lost its appeal; and Harry, suffering from the anguish of first love when he falls for Florence – who has grown up to be far more alluring than she ever used to be.

    Frances says: "A good summer listen"
  • With Love at Christmas | Carole Matthews

    With Love at Christmas

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Carole Matthews
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Can the imperfect family really have the perfect Christmas? Juliet Joyce adores Christmas. She loves the presents, the tree, the turkey, the tinsel, everything. Already the festive spirit is upon her, which is just as well as this Christmas things are starting to get out of hand. Her son, Tom, is out of work and bringing home a slew of unsuitable partners; pregnant daughter Chloe and her little boy have moved back in; Juliet's father, Frank, is getting over heartbreak of his own; and Rita, her eccentric mother, is behaving more erratically each day.

  • A Little Love | Amanda Prowse

    A Little Love

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Amanda Prowse
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Pru Plum is the owner of a famous Mayfair bakery. She wears Chanel and her hair is expensively cut. Few would believe that she turned sixty-six last year. But Pru is not the confident, successful businesswoman she appears. She has done shameful things to get to where she is today. And she will do anything to protect the secrets of her past - especially now she has finally fallen in love...

    Kathryn @theBookDate says: "Well worth listening"
  • The Unfinished Palazzo

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    • By Judith Mackrell
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Commissioned in 1750, the Palazzo Venier was planned as a testimony to the power and wealth of a great Venetian family, but the fortunes of the Venier family waned and the project was left abandoned and unfinished. Yet in the early 20th century, it attracted three fascinating women: Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse and Peggy Guggenheim.

  • Queens of the Conquest | Alison Weir

    Queens of the Conquest

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Alison Weir
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    In the first volume of this epic new series, Alison Weir strips away centuries of romantic mythology and prejudice to reveal the lives of England's queens in the century after the Norman Conquest. Beginning with Matilda of Flanders, who supported William the Conqueror in 1066, to the turbulent life of the Empress Maud, who claimed to be queen of England in her own right and fought a bitter war to that end, the five Norman queens emerge as hugely influential figures and fascinating characters.

  • Second Honeymoon | Joanna Trollope

    Second Honeymoon

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Joanna Trollope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Ben is, at last, leaving home. At 22, he’s the youngest of the family. His mother, Edie, is distraught. He husband, on the other hand, is rather hoping to get his wife back, after decades of family life. Ben’s brother is struggling in a relationship in which he achieves and earns less than his girlfriend. His sister is wrestling with debts and the end of a turbulent love affair. As the children’s lives become more complicated, they retreat to the simplicities of their childhood. But can you ever go home?

  • A Leap of Faith | Trisha Ashley

    A Leap of Faith

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Trisha Ashley
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Sappho Jones stopped counting birthdays when she reached 30, but even with her hazy grip on mathematics she realises that she's on the slippery slope to the big four-oh! With the thought suddenly lodged in her mind that she's a mere cat's whisker away from becoming a single eccentric female living in a country cottage in Wales, she has the urge to do something dramatic before it's too late. The trouble is, as an adventurous woman of a certain age, Sappho's pretty much been there, done that, got the T-shirt. In fact the only thing she hasn't tried is motherhood.

    Kris Brimhall says: "Love Trisha!"
  • It's the Little Things | Erica James

    It's the Little Things

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Erica James
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Dan and Sally Oliver and their friend Chloe Hennessey are lucky to be alive. Three years on, after surviving one of the world's biggest natural disasters - the Boxing Day tsunami - their lives have changed dramatically. Dan and Sally are now parents. Dan is enjoying being a stay-at-home father taking care of their young son, and Sally is the bread winner and loves her job as a partner in a Manchester law firm.

    Dennis says: "Well read"
  • The Windermere Witness | Rebecca Tope

    The Windermere Witness

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Following a personal tragedy, florist Persimmon “Simmy” Brown has moved to the Lake District to be nearer her parents. But her peace is shattered when, at a wedding, the bride's brother is found brutally murdered. As the florist of the wedding and one of the last people to talk to Mark Baxter alive, Simmy gradually becomes involved with the relatives. When events take another sinister turn, Simmy finds herself at the heart of a murder investigation.

    Kristen Bray says: "Great narration"
  • The Coniston Case | Rebecca Tope

    The Coniston Case

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Rebecca Tope
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    With Valentine's Day fast approaching, Persimmon "Simmy" Brown's flower shop near Lake Windermere receives a string of anonymous delivery orders. But each one causes their recipient great distress, and Simmy suspects that the messages they contain mask a sinister intent. Then one of the recipients disappears…. As if that isn't enough, Simmy's friend Kathy turns up, on the trail of her wayward daughter Joanna, who has grown unhealthily close to her university tutor.

  • The Waves | Virginia Woolf

    The Waves

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Virginia Woolf
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    Six children - Bernard, Susan, Rhoda, Neville, Jinny and Louis - meet in a garden close to the sea, their voices sounding over the constant echo of the waves that roll back and forth from the shore. The book follows them as they develop from childhood to maturity and follow different passions and ambitions; their voices are interspersed with interludes from the timeless and unifying chorus of nature.

    K. R. Jackson says: "Acquired, but worth it."
  • The Gilded Fan | Christina Courtenay

    The Gilded Fan

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Christina Courtenay
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    It's 1641, and when Midori Kumashiro, the orphaned daughter of a warlord, is told she has to leave Japan or die, she has no choice but to flee to England. Captain Nico Noordholt’s ship is her last chance, but he doesn’t really want a female passenger, especially a beautiful one. During their journey, Nico and Midori form a tentative bond, but they both have secrets that can change everything.

  • Under Another Sky: Journeys in Roman Britain | Charlotte Higgins

    Under Another Sky: Journeys in Roman Britain

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Charlotte Higgins
    • Narrated By Julia Franklin
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    What has 'Roman Britain' meant to the British people since the Romans left? And what does Roman Britain mean to us now? How has it been reimagined, in story and song and verse? Charlotte Higgins leads us through the history, and by using some of Britain's most intriguing ancient monuments, Under Another Sky invites us to see the British landscape, and history, in an entirely fresh way.

    John S. says: "Well intergrated travel narrative and history"
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