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  • A Clash of Kings

  • Book 2 of A Song of Ice and Fire
  • By: George R. R. Martin
  • Narrated by: Roy Dotrice
  • Length: 37 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1,470
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,337
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,333

The complete, unabridged audiobook of A Clash of Kings. HBO’s hit series A Game of Thrones is based on George R. R. Martin’s internationally best-selling series A Song of Ice and Fire, the greatest fantasy epic of the modern age. A Clash of Kings is the second volume in the series. Throughout Westeros, the cold winds are rising.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book

  • By Salim Kursav on 13-07-2016

The narrator is all and more.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 20-05-2019

Roy Dotrice is why I am enjoying this complicated, awesome series of GOT. His ability to engage the listener and the voices he gives to each character is amazing. We all know you can view GOT on DVD or by other means. However, to listen to Roy Dotrice’s voice is like listening to Steven Fry read Harry Potter. Bravo !!!!

  • Scrublands

  • By: Chris Hammer
  • Narrated by: Dorje Swallow
  • Length: 13 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 527
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 503
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 501

In Riversend, an isolated country town brought to its knees by endless drought, a charismatic and dedicated young priest steps out of his church and calmly opens fire on his congregation, killing five parishioners before being shot dead himself. A year later, troubled journalist Martin Scarsden arrives in Riversend to write a feature on the anniversary of the tragedy. But the stories he hears from the locals about the priest and incidents leading up to the shooting don't fit with the accepted version of events his own newspaper reported in an award-winning investigation. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A POWERFUL BOOK

  • By Hawthorn🦋Cottage on 20-08-2018

Sooooo good

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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 16-03-2019

An intriguing story, delivered beautifully, a must listen. I changed my theory many times during this book. I hope the author has written more.

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  • The Married Girls

  • By: Diney Costeloe
  • Narrated by: Juliette Burton
  • Length: 15 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 53
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 47

The war is over, but trouble is brewing.... Wynsdown, 1949. In the small Somerset village of Wynsdown, Charlotte Shepherd is happily married and now feels settled in her adopted home after arriving from Germany on the Kindertransport as a child during the war. Meanwhile, the squire's fighter pilot son, Felix, has returned to the village with a fiancée in tow. Daphne is beautiful, charming...and harbouring secrets. After meeting during the war, Felix knows some of Daphne's past....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fabulous Sequal

  • By Anonymous User on 18-01-2019

Fabulous Sequal

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5 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-01-2019

I hope there is more to come. The accents and gender/age voices were off putting compared to Book one, but was still a great listen.

  • The Girl with No Name

  • By: Diney Costeloe
  • Narrated by: Bea Holland
  • Length: 18 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 356
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 327
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 330

Thirteen-year-old Lisa escapes from Nazi Germany on the Kindertransport and arrives in England in August 1939. She can't speak a word of English, and among her meagre belongings is one precious photograph of her family. But when the Blitz blows her new home apart, she wakes up in hospital with no memory of who she is. The authorities give her a new name and despatch her to a children's home. With the war in full swing, what will become of Lisa now?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • LOVED IT!

  • By Amazon Customer on 30-08-2016

So good I listened to it twice!!

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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 15-01-2019

About to read the sequel, so re-listened to this first book. Enjoyed it thoroughly and can’t wait to hear what happened to the outstanding characters. Great story. Fabulous narration.

  • Trust Me

  • By: Lesley Pearse
  • Narrated by: Sally Scott
  • Length: 26 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 46
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    5 out of 5 stars 46
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 46

When their father tragically kills their mother, Dulcie and her sister are sent to an orphanage. Told that a 'better life' awaits them in another country, they are shipped off to Australia. But the promises made to the sisters turn out to be lies. And it seems to Dulcie that everyone who ever said 'trust me' somehow betrayed that trust. So when she meets Ross, another orphanage survivor, and finds he is a kindred spirit, hope swells in her heart. But can she ever get over the past betrayals and learn to trust again? And can she fight not only for herself but also for her sister?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • What a journey

  • By Melissa on 24-05-2019

Confronting

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 30-12-2018

Such a compelling book based on the truth. Leslie Pearse has a way of hitting you in the pit of your stomach whilst lifting your spirits. A must read.

  • Come Sundown

  • By: Nora Roberts
  • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
  • Length: 17 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 258
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 244
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 242

The Bodine ranch and resort in western Montana is a family business, an idyllic spot for vacationers. A little over thirty thousand acres and home to four generations, it's kept running by Bodine Longbow with the help of a large staff, including new hire Callen Skinner. There was another member of the family once: Bodine's aunt, Alice, who ran off before Bodine was born. She never returned, and the Longbows don't talk about her much. The younger ones, who never met her, quietly presume she's dead.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Sundown

  • By Beverly on 02-08-2017

Brilliant

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 17-12-2018

Could not do a thing until I finished this one. But I didn’t want it to end either. Nora you have done it again.

  • The Dry

  • By: Jane Harper
  • Narrated by: Steve Shanahan
  • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,665
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,550
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,555

A story of desperation, resolution and small-town prejudice played out against the blistering extremes of life on the land. Amid the worst drought to ravage Australia in a century, a farmer turns his gun on his family and then himself. As questions mount and suspicion casts a long shadow over the parched town, specialist investigator Aaron Falk is forced to confront the community that rejected him 20 years earlier.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Really good book.

  • By Lisa on 29-11-2016

Another beauty Jane

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-11-2018

The only thing that was a bit out was you called the ‘paddocks’ ‘fields’ which showed your UK roots. This book was just perfect can’t wait to read Book 2

  • Cloudstreet

  • By: Tim Winton
  • Narrated by: Peter Hosking
  • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 307
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 280
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 279

Two rural families flee to the city and find themselves sharing a great, breathing, shuddering joint called Cloudstreet, where they begin their lives from scratch. For 20 years they roister and rankle, laugh and curse until the roof over their heads becomes a home for their hearts.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A moment of literary genius!

  • By Amazon Customer on 04-05-2018

I loved this story the fifth time, as much as the first

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-08-2018

This author and story are outstanding. The location was my own childhood. Thank you Mr Winton. Peter Hosking your narration is awesome but I wish Tim had assisted you in the pronouncing of some of the locations ie Albany, Mandurah, Rokeby Road and Greenough. But I will forgive an Eastern Stater with such a stunning voice. Brilliant book.

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  • The Shepherd's Hut

  • By: Tim Winton
  • Narrated by: Kate Mulvany
  • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 615
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 573
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 570

Jaxie dreads going home. His mum’s dead. The old man bashes him without mercy, and he wishes he was an orphan. And then, in one terrible moment, his life is stripped to little more than what he can carry and how he can keep himself alive. There’s just one person left in the world who understands him and what he still dares to hope for. But to reach her he’ll have to cross the vast saltlands on a trek that only a dreamer or a fugitive would attempt.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Bloody ripper!

  • By Jan on 02-04-2018

Oh Tim please tell me you are working on a sequel

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-08-2018

Brilliant as usual Mr Winton. I could not wait to find time to listen to more of this one. So very Aussie and a fabulous narrative Ms Mulvany.

  • Year One

  • (Chronicles of The One, Book 1)
  • By: Nora Roberts
  • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
  • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 421
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 390
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 390

It began on New Year's Eve. The sickness came on suddenly, and spread quickly. The fear spread even faster. Within weeks, everything people counted on began to fail them. The electrical grid sputtered; law and government collapsed - and more than half of the world's population was decimated. Where there had been order, there was now chaos. And as the power of science and technology receded, magic rose up in its place. Some of it is good, like the witchcraft worked by Lana Bingham, practicing in the loft apartment she shares with her lover, Max.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Not a dull moment

  • By Anonymous User on 08-01-2018

Hurry up with the sequel.

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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-01-2018

Loved this book and the narrator. I hope the next book is on the way soon. Interesting and scary and well written.