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    • The Inheritance

    • By: Simon Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Simon Tolkien
    • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
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      4 out of 5 stars 10
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    When a famed Oxford historian is found dead in his study one night, all evidence points to his son, Stephen. About to be disinherited from the family fortune, Stephen returns to home after a long estrangement—and it happens to be the night his father is shot to death. When his fingerprints are found on the murder weapon, Stephen’s guilt seems undeniable. But there were five other people in the manor house at the time, and as their stories slowly emerge.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cerebral mystery

    • By Snoodely on 08-19-10

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Final Witness

    • By: Simon Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Simon Tolkien
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    One summer night, two men break into an isolated manor house and kill Lady Anne Robinson. Her son, Thomas, convinces the police that his father's beautiful personal assistant sent the killers, but Thomas is known for his overactive imagination, and he has reasons to lie. With tantalizing ambiguity, Tolkien keeps readers guessing about the true motivations of these characters until the final witness.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A worthy scion of J. R. R. Tolkien

    • By Snoodely on 04-25-10

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Final Witness

    • By: Simon Tolkien
    • Narrated by: Simon Tolkien
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A gripping courtroom drama combining psychological suspense and political intrigue from the pen of ex-barrister-turned-crime novelist Simon Tolkien, grandson of J.R.R. Tolkien. It’s the trial - and scandal - of the decade: Greta Grahame, the beautiful young wife of Minister of defence Sir Peter Robinson, is accused of conspiring to murder her predecessor, Peter’s first wife, Anne. The prosecution case depends heavily on the evidence of one witness - Greta’s sixteen-year-old stepson, Thomas.

    Regular price: $16.77