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  • Jamaica Inn | Daphne du Maurier

    Jamaica Inn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (95)
    Performance
    (91)
    Story
    (91)

    On a bitter November evening, young Mary Yellan journeys across the rainswept moors to Jamaica Inn in honor of her mother's dying request. When she arrives, the warning of the coachman begins to echo in her memory, for her aunt Patience cowers before hulking Uncle Joss Merlyn. Terrified of the inn's brooding power, Mary gradually finds herself ensnared in the dark schemes being enacted behind its crumbling walls - and tempted to love a man she dares not trust.

    Gialdini says: "would be amazing except for one thing"
  • The Mayor of Casterbridge | Thomas Hardy

    The Mayor of Casterbridge

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Thomas Hardy
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (126)
    Performance
    (111)
    Story
    (109)

    This audiobook is about the rise and fall of Michael Henchard. While out-of-work he gets drunk at a fair and impulsively sells his wife and baby for five guineas to a sailor. Eighteen years later he is reunited with his wife and daughter, who discover that he has gained wealth and respect and is now the most prominent man in Casterbridge. Though he attempts to make amends he is no less impulsive and once again loses everything due to bad luck and his violent, selfish and vengeful nature.

    Joseph R says: "Tangled Webs"
  • An Old Man's Love | Anthony Trollope

    An Old Man's Love

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Anthony Trollope
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (95)
    Performance
    (59)
    Story
    (60)

    William Whittlestaff, an aging bachelor, becomes a guardian to the much younger Mary Lawrie. Having lost the woman he loved to a richer rival many years ago, he now finds himself falling in love with Mary despite knowing that her love belongs to another man, John Gordon. John left three years previously in search of his fortune in order to make himself worthy of Mary. Not knowing if she will ever see him again, Mary accepts Whittlestaff's proposal only for her true love to return.

    Amazon Customer says: "Fantastic British Fiction"
  • The New Testament: The Gospel of John | AudioGo Ltd

    The New Testament: The Gospel of John

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 44 mins)
    • By AudioGo Ltd
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (15)
    Performance
    (13)
    Story
    (12)

    The Gospel of John: Tony Britton reads St John's account of the life and teachings of Jesus. Specially composed music is included. The readings were part of BBC Radio 4's series of 341 daily episodes of the Bible, broadcast in 1991 and 1992. Abridged by Penny Leicester

  • Straight | Dick Francis

    Straight

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (40)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (34)

    Derek Franklin is an injured jockey. The last fence at Cheltenham has left him on crutches. But his brother’s death means even bigger trouble. He inherits a jewellery business, a mistress – and some very shady business associates. Franklin likes to play things straight. But with £1.5 million in diamonds gone missing, he finds honesty can be a deadly virtue.

    Amber Smeenk says: "lousy sound quality, great book and performer"
  • Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite | Anthony Trollope

    Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Anthony Trollope
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (46)
    Performance
    (32)
    Story
    (32)

    On the death of his son, Sir Harry Hotspur had determined to give his property to his daughter Emily. She is beautiful and as strong-willed and high-principled as her father. Then she falls in love with the black-sheep of the family.

    Joseph R says: "Sometimes a Great Fall"
  • Longshot | Dick Francis

    Longshot

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (187)
    Performance
    (91)
    Story
    (91)

    John Kendall knows how to survive. He's written six handbooks on the subject. Now he wants to become a novelist, preferably without starving to death. But when cold and hunger set in, Kendall impulsively accepts an unlikely job. He is to research and write a biography of Tremayne Vickers, a famous racehorse trainer. Staying at Vickers' home in rural Berkshire, Kendall soon learns to like his host and friends, learns to ride racehorses, learns about murderers ...

    Ant the Limey says: "slower pace than some of his others"
  • Hot Money | Dick Francis

    Hot Money

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (430)
    Performance
    (160)
    Story
    (163)

    Malcolm Pembroke never expected to make a million pounds without making enemies. Nor did he expect his latest wife to be brutally murdered. All the clues suggest the killer comes from close to home, but after five marriages and nine children, that still leaves the field wide open. When he find his own life in danger, Pembroke entrusts his safety to his estranged son, Ian, an amateur jockey; and through him discovers a compulsive new outlet for his financial expertise.

    Mary A. says: "Another Dick Francis Great!"
  • Twice Shy | Dick Francis

    Twice Shy

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (11)

    Computer whiz-kid Peter Keithly, asked to transfer a betting formula onto computer tape, dies shortly afterwards. An old friend of his, Jonathan Perry, finds himself in possession of the tapes, and also discovers that there are greedy, desperate men who will do anything to get their hands on the lucrative software. The evil, bull-faced Angelo goes too far and ends up in jail. Fourteen years later he's free, and very keen not only to get hold of the tapes, but also Jonathan Derry.

    Rosemary says: "Another Dick Francis Classic"
  • Collection: Popular Poetry / Popular Verse, Vol. 2 | William Blake,John Donne,Alfred Tennyson,Edward Lear,John Keats

    Collection: Popular Poetry / Popular Verse, Vol. 2

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By William Blake, John Donne, Alfred Tennyson, and others
    • Narrated By Jasper Britton, Emma Fielding, Tony Britton
    Overall
    (21)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (16)

    Nearly 100 of the most popular and loved poems in the English language, this collection is one of the most comprehensive anthologies of its kind available. It covers a remarkable range, from the striking vision of Blake and Shelley and the insights of Keats to lighter but equally memorable verse by Tennyson, Donne, and Edward Lear.

  • Rumpole Rests His Case | John Mortimer

    Rumpole Rests His Case

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By John Mortimer
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (17)
    Performance
    (11)
    Story
    (11)

    There's a new wind blowing in this dazzling collection of new Rumpole stories: for the first time Rumpole finds himself appearing for an asylum-seeker at the Appeals Tribunal and, worst of all, his chambers have become a smoke-free zone.

  • Forfeit | Dick Francis

    Forfeit

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (27)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (18)

    James Tyrone was the troubleshooting gracing correspondent of the Sunday Blaze, a newspaper dedicated to exposing scandals in the noisiest (and most profitable) way. Ty was accustomed to hot water, but from the day a Fleet Street colleague died after giving him some serious advice, he found himself wading deep into more danger than he expected. What he thought to be the fairly routine uncovering of a minor racing fraud turned into a major hunt involving ruthless international crime.

    m says: "One of the best"
  • Bonecrack | Dick Francis

    Bonecrack

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (8)

    The unexpected arrival of a new apprentice jockey at his father's racing stables heralds the beginning of a series of dark happenings for Neil Griffon. First his father suffers a grisly accident, then Neil is brutally assaulted and abducted. The price for his freedom will mean the betrayal and deception of those who trust Griffon most. But he has no choice: a no-compromise crime czar has made an ultimatum - that his own 18-year-old son be hired by Griffon's stables to ride the superstar horse, Archangel, in the Derby.

  • Dead Cert | Dick Francis

    Dead Cert

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (122)
    Performance
    (55)
    Story
    (54)

    Three jockeys warned not to win their races turned into also-rans. Bill died when the sure-footed Admiral fell, Joe was scared rotten, and Alan York became the target of a vicious gang. But he wanted revenge and to hell with the risk.

    Holly says: "excellent"
  • Bolt | Dick Francis

    Bolt

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (13)
    Performance
    (12)
    Story
    (13)

    When Kit Fielding, champion steeplechase jockey, finds out that his chief patron, Princess Casilia, is facing an increasingly serious threat, he goes unhesitatingly to her aid. Neither realises that his instinctive support is the first step towards a frightening battle involving violent risk, with the honour of the princess's family as the prize and Kit's own destruction as the forfeit.

    Tracey says: "bolted"
  • Jamaica Inn | Daphne du Maurier

    Jamaica Inn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Daphne du Maurier
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (137)
    Performance
    (81)
    Story
    (84)

    Jamaica Inn stands alone on Bodmin Moor, stark and forbidding, its walls tainted with corruption. Young Mary Yellon soon learns of her uncle Joss Merlyn's strange trade here. But does he deal in blacker secrets still?

    Anne Harris says: "Keep an open mind and try to avoid spoilers"
  • Hay Fever (Classic Radio Theatre) | Noel Coward

    Hay Fever (Classic Radio Theatre)

    • ORIGINAL (1 hr and 27 mins)
    • By Noel Coward
    • Narrated By Peggy Ashcroft, Tony Britton
    Overall
    (6)
    Performance
    (6)
    Story
    (6)

    Peggy Ashcroft and Tony Britton star in this 1971 BBC Radio production of Noël Coward’s classic comedy about a disastrous weekend house party. Judith Bliss is a famous actress who, after a string of successful roles, has retired to her country retreat. Missing the adulation of her public, she has has invited a fan over for a weekend of uninterrupted adoration - unaware that the rest of her family has company arriving too.

  • Robinson Crusoe | Daniel Defoe

    Robinson Crusoe

    • ABRIDGED (2 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Daniel Defoe
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (3)
    Performance
    (2)
    Story
    (2)

    Defoe's masterpiece is part adventure and part do-it-yourself book. It describes the experiences of the resourceful sailor and castaway Robinson Crusoe. After escaping shipwreck and being swept on to an island with nothing but his wits, Crusoe survives - and even prospers - through his ingenuity and perseverance. He builds his own dwelling and makes furniture and clothes

  • In the Frame | Dick Francis

    In the Frame

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (15)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (11)

    The house was stripped bare of all its treasures. Gone was the furniture, the family silver, the paintings and the antique china. And if that was a shock for Charles Todd, painter of horses, how much more harrowing was the trauma for his cousin Donald, whose house it was and whose young wife lay on the sitting room floor, bloody and dead... A coincidental meeting with a middle-aged widow sends Charles off to Australia, on the trail of a gang with a fruitful business in forging works of art.

    Tracey says: "framed"
  • Risk | Dick Francis

    Risk

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    Overall
    (121)
    Performance
    (56)
    Story
    (59)

    When he wakes in a pitch-black room with his hands bound, Roland Britten – accountant and champion steeplechase jockey – knows he’s entered a nightmare of someone else’s making. Wracking his brain to figure out who’s out to get him and why, he comes up empty, but somehow manages a death-defying escape. It isn’t long, though, before he’s recaptured.

    Caroline says: "Dick Francis at his best"
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