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  • The Crossroad | Mark Donaldson

    The Crossroad

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Mark Donaldson
    • Narrated By David Tredinnick
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    On 2 September ,2008, in a valley in eastern Afghanistan, Trooper Mark Donaldson made a split-second decision that would change his life. His display of extraordinary courage that day saw him awarded the Victoria Cross for Australia, making him the first Australian to receive our highest award for bravery in wartime since Keith Payne in 1969.Yet Mark's journey to those crucial moments in Afghanistan was almost as exceptional as the acts that led to his VC.

    craig says: "Brilliant"
  • The Pillars of the Earth: The Kingsbridge Novels, Book 1 | Ken Follett

    The Pillars of the Earth: The Kingsbridge Novels, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (41 hrs)
    • By Ken Follett
    • Narrated By John Lee
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    The Pillars of the Earth tells the story of Philip, prior of Kingsbridge, a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known... of Tom, the mason who becomes his architect - a man divided in his soul... of the beautiful, elusive Lady Aliena, haunted by a secret shame... and of a struggle between good and evil that will turn church against state, and brother against brother.

    Fady says: "My favorite book!"
  • World Without End: The Kingsbridge Novels, Book 2 | Ken Follett

    World Without End: The Kingsbridge Novels, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (45 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Ken Follett
    • Narrated By John Lee
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    On the day after Halloween, in the year 1327, four children slip away from the cathedral city of Kingsbridge. They are a thief, a bully, a boy genius, and a girl who wants to be a doctor. In the forest they see two men killed. As adults, their lives will be braided together by ambition, love, greed and revenge. They will see prosperity and famine, plague and war.

    Michelle says: "A wonderful follow up"
  • A Wanted Man: Jack Reacher 17 | Lee Child

    A Wanted Man: Jack Reacher 17

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Lee Child
    • Narrated By Jeff Harding
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    When you're as big and rough as Jack Reacher - and you have a badly-set, freshly-busted nose patched with silver duct tape - it isn't easy to hitch a ride. But Reacher has some unfinished business in Virginia, so he doesn't quit. And at last, he's picked up by three strangers - two men and a woman. But within minutes it becomes clear they're all lying about everything - and then they run into a police roadblock on the highway. There has been an incident, and the cops are looking for the bad guys....

    Hugh says: "Not one of his best"
  • The Romanov Ransom: Fargo Adventures, Book 9 | Clive Cussler,Robin Burcell

    The Romanov Ransom: Fargo Adventures, Book 9

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Clive Cussler, Robin Burcell
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
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    The discovery of a long-lost airliner...a modern-day kidnapping...and the return of the most terrifying evil the world has ever seen. When a kidnapping captures the attention of treasure-hunting team Sam and Remi Fargo, they find themselves on the trail of the legendary Romanov Ransom - a Russian fortune stolen by the Nazis during World War II. Hunting a neo-Nazi faction across Europe, North Africa and South America is their greatest quest yet.

  • The Spy: Jed Walker Series, Book 1 | James Phelan

    The Spy: Jed Walker Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By James Phelan
    • Narrated By Mulraney Adrian
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    A sinister group - code-named Zodiac - has launched devastating global attacks. Twelve targets across the world, 12 code-named missions. Operating distinct sleeper cells, they are the ultimate terrorist organisation, watching and waiting for a precise attack to activate the next group. It is a frightening and deadly efficient way to stay one step ahead. And cause the most chaos. For ex-CIA operative Jed Walker, chaos is his profession. On the outer, burned by his former agency, he is determined to clear his name.

  • The Hard Way: Jack Reacher 10 | Lee Child

    The Hard Way: Jack Reacher 10

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Lee Child
    • Narrated By Jeff Harding
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Late at night in a New York café army-cop-turned-drifter Jack Reacher orders coffee in a cup made of foam, not china, so that he can move on at a moment’s notice.He owns nothing, carries less, has never encountered a female colleague he can’t bed, or a case he can’t solve.But now Reacher is confronted by a situation so disturbing and deceptive that the truth eludes him.Has he painted targets on the good guys’ backs?So Reacher starts over at square one. He sweats the details and works the clues.

    Micheal says: "Another classic JR"
  • The Lost Symbol | Dan Brown

    The Lost Symbol

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Dan Brown
    • Narrated By Paul Michael
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    Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to deliver an evening lecture in the U.S. Capitol. Within minutes of his arrival, the night takes a bizarre turn. A disturbing object is discovered in the Capitol Building. The object is an ancient invitation, meant to usher its recipient into a long-lost world of hidden esoteric wisdom. And when Langdon's mentor is kidnapped, Langdon's only hope of saving him is to accept this invitation and follow wherever it leads him.

    Brian says: "Great Thriller ... Bit weird end"
  • The Da Vinci Code | Dan Brown

    The Da Vinci Code

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Dan Brown
    • Narrated By Jeff Harding
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    Winner of the British Book Awards, Book of the Year, 2005.

    A murder in the silent, late night halls of the Louvre reveals a sinister plot to uncover a secret that has been protected by a clandestine society since the days of Christ. The victim is a high-ranking agent of this ancient society who, in the moments before his death, manages to leave gruesome clues at the scene that only his cryptographer daughter and her symbologist friend can untangle.

    Tanya says: "Engaging narration of an awesome book!"
  • Beyond Tomorrow: Jack & Harry II | Tony McKenna

    Beyond Tomorrow: Jack & Harry II

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Tony McKenna
    • Narrated By David Tredinnick
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    Yearning for what they’d left behind and disillusioned by city living, Jack Ferguson and Harry Turner leave Perth to return to the rough opal-mining environment of Coober Pedy, on the edge of the Stuart Ranges in South Australia. They discover, however, that all is not as idyllic as they remembered. They face harsh conditions, personal trials and a lack of funds. But determination, hard work and a little luck see them begin to establish themselves....

    says: "Wish it didn't end!"
  • Warlord: Danny Black Thriller 5 | Chris Ryan

    Warlord: Danny Black Thriller 5

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Chris Ryan
    • Narrated By Michael Fenner
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    When the SAS takes on the Narcos, there can be only one winner. Set in 2011 in Mexico and London, Warlord is based on real events. Series hero Danny Black leads an SAS squad on loan to the CIA and sent to the Mexican border. The old Colombian drug gangs are being driven out by New Mexican gangs and their crack killing teams, called the Zitas. This is leading to a new, unprecedented flood of heroin engulfing Southern American states.

  • Masters of War: Danny Black, Book 1 | Chris Ryan

    Masters of War: Danny Black, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Chris Ryan
    • Narrated By Jamie Parker
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    In Paris, an elderly man is assassinated as he takes his morning walk. In the war-torn cities of Syria, government forces wage a bloody war against their own people. The Russians are propping up the government, the French are backing one rebel fraction and the British are backing another. And in north Africa, young SAS trooper Jamie Truman is coming to the end of a gruelling tour of duty, or so he thinks. Jamie has a new mission.

    Andrew Sinclair says: "Great listening"
  • Inferno | Dan Brown

    Inferno

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Dan Brown
    • Narrated By Paul Michael
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    Dan Brown’s new novel, Inferno, features renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon and is set in the heart of Europe, where Langdon is drawn into a harrowing world centred around one of history’s most enduring and mysterious literary masterpieces. As Dan Brown comments: "Although I studied Dante’s Inferno as a student, it wasn't until recently, while researching in Florence, that I came to appreciate the enduring influence of Dante's work on the modern world."

    Swarup says: "Powerful story that ran out of puff"
  • Hunter-Killer: Danny Black, Book 2 | Chris Ryan

    Hunter-Killer: Danny Black, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Chris Ryan
    • Narrated By Michael Fenner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Following a suicide bombing in central London, series SAS hero Danny Black is recruited to be part of an assassination squad, directed by a joint MI5/MI6/CIA committee and tasked with hunting down and killing the terrorist cells believed to be planning further atrocities.

    David says: "Great book."
  • Kill Switch: Jed Walker Series, Book 3 | James Phelan

    Kill Switch: Jed Walker Series, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By James Phelan
    • Narrated By Adrian Mulraney
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    The world is under cyber-attack. The secretive terror outfit of linked lone-wolf operatives known as Zodiac has activated another terrorist cell. Chaos will be unleashed at six-hour intervals, with each event more catastrophic than the last, culminating in a devastating global catastrophe within 48 hours. Consequences are unthinkable. The US president has the power to enact the Internet Freedom Act - the 'kill switch'. Turning off the net will stop the attacks and give the CIA and the Pentagon time, but it's not that simple.

  • Winter Warriors: Drenai, Book 8 | David Gemmell

    Winter Warriors: Drenai, Book 8

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By David Gemmell
    • Narrated By Sean Barrett
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    The prophecy was clear. Upon the death of three kings, the world will be plunged into chaos, and all the cast-out demons of history will return to bring blood and horror to the world. Two of the kings are dead. The third, about to be born, is hunted by the Demon Riders of the Krayakin, Lords of the Undead. All the terrifying forces of evil range against a pregnant queen at bay in a haunted forest. But she is not alone. Three warriors stand with her, the last remnants of the once proud Drenai army.

  • The Hunted: Jed Walker Series, Book 2 | James Phelan

    The Hunted: Jed Walker Series, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By James Phelan
    • Narrated By Adrian Mulraney
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    When the hunters become the hunted, ex-CIA agent Jed Walker is the man you need. In 2011, Seal Team Six killed Osama Bin Laden. Now, four years later, someone is eliminating Team Six - one by one they are turning up dead. Jed Walker, ex-CIA, is an outsider back in the game. He's been chasing down a sinister group code-named Zodiac that the big guns - MI5, CIA, the Pentagon - have failed to eradicate. Walker follows the trail of bodies, uncovering secrets and making connections he's not supposed to make.

  • Dark Heart: Jed Walker Series, Book 4 | James Phelan

    Dark Heart: Jed Walker Series, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By James Phelan
    • Narrated By Adrian Mulraney
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In war-torn Syria, a massacre survivor is pulled from beneath a pile of bodies. She is given one instruction: 'find Jed Walker'. Walker is ex-CIA - a man who thought he was long out of the game. Discovering a terror outfit is running people-smuggling from the Middle East and into the United States, he is drawn back in to fight their evil trade. At first Walker thinks these human traffickers are driven purely by profit and greed. But it is much worse than that - and it has ties to the highest levels of power.

  • Day of the Caesars: Eagles of the Empire, Book 16

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs)
    • By Simon Scarrow
    • Narrated By To Be Announced
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    AD 55. The Emperor Claudius is dead. Nero rules. His half-brother Britannicus has also laid claim to the throne. A bloody power struggle is underway. All Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro want is a simple army life, fighting with their brave and loyal men. But Cato has caught the eye of rival factions determined to get him on their side. To survive, Cato must play a cunning game and enlist the help of the one man in the empire he can trust: Macro.

  • 1,000 Yards: A John Milton Short Story | Mark Dawson

    1,000 Yards: A John Milton Short Story

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Mark Dawson
    • Narrated By David Thorpe
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    From Amazon number-one best-selling author Mark Dawson, this novella is an introduction to John Milton, the most dangerous assassin in the pay of Her Majesty’s government. Meet John Milton. He considers himself an artisan. A craftsman. His trade is murder. Milton is the man the government sends after you when everything else has failed. Ruthless. Brilliant. Anonymous. Lethal. You wouldn't pick him out of a crowd, but you wouldn't want to be on his list.

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