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  • Murder on the Orient Express

  • An Audible Original Drama
  • By: Agatha Christie
  • Narrated by: Tom Conti, Jane Asher, Ruta Gedmintas, and others
  • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 70
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 62
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 61

What begins as a routine journey on the luxurious Orient Express soon unfurls into Agatha Christie's most famous murder mystery. This all-star production features lead performances from Tom Conti ( The Dark Knight Rises, Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence) as Hercule Poirot, Sophie Okonedo ( After Earth, Hotel Rwanda and Ace Ventura) and Eddie Marsan ( Sherlock Holmes, V for Vendetta and Hancock) plus a full supporting cast.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wonderful!

  • By Mick Fleay on 10-03-2019

Wonderful!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-03-2019

A fantastic who-dun-it with excellent voice casting. At times Poirot is difficult to understand with the thick French accent but nonetheless this story is brilliant.

  • China Rich Girlfriend

  • By: Kevin Kwan
  • Narrated by: Lydia Look
  • Length: 15 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 324
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 290
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 289

Kevin Kwan, best-selling author of Crazy Rich Asians, is back with a wickedly funny new novel of social climbing, secret e-mails, art-world scandal, lovesick billionaires and the outrageous story of what happens when Rachel Chu, engaged to marry Asia's most eligible bachelor, discovers her birth father. On the eve of her wedding to Nicholas Young, heir to one of the greatest fortunes in Asia, Rachel should be over the moon.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • LOVED this one! A great sequel!

  • By Luke Perger on 21-03-2016

This is fun

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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: 07-03-2019

If you are a lover of Singapore and Hong Kong this is an enjoying read. It is fun listening out for the little haunts Singas and HK have to offer. As the story goes, I think Astrid and Kitty Pong are my two new favourite heroines!

  • Along the Way: The Journey of a Father and Son

  • By: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Hope Edelman
  • Narrated by: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez
  • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 27
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 27
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 27

In this remarkable dual memoir, film legend Martin Sheen and accomplished actor/filmmaker Emilio Estevez recount their lives as father and son. In alternating chapters—and in voices that are as eloquent as they are different—they narrate stories spanning more than 50 years of family history, and reflect on their journeys into two different kinds of faith.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • An absolute blessing to listen to.

  • By Michelle on 25-04-2017

Powerful messages

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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: 25-02-2019

I grew up watching Emilio Estevez and Martin Sheen movies so when I learned they wrote a book together I was very keen to see what they got up to. The recounts of their times making some of the movies I love are brilliant but I was not expecting the additional delight in the powerful messages delivered by the father and son actors. They touch on their relationships, fatherhood, depression, alcoholism, and many more aspects that they dealt with to become the men they are today. This book was a pleasure to ingest and I hope to read it again. Bravo.

  • Benedict Cumberbatch Reads Sherlock Holmes' Rediscovered Railway Stories

  • Four Original Short Stories
  • By: John Taylor
  • Narrated by: Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 107
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 102
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 101

Benedict Cumberbatch reads these four new Sherlock Holmes stories by John Taylor: 'An Inscrutable Masquerade', 'The Conundrum of Coach 13', 'The Trinity Vicarage Larceny' and 'The 10.59 Assassin'. Inspired by Arthur Conan Doyle's original Sherlock Holmes stories, John Taylor has written four more mysteries featuring the world's greatest detective. Read by acclaimed actor Benedict Cumberbatch, these new adventures share all the suspense of the original tales.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Really enjoyable

  • By dmad on 31-08-2015

Enjoyable

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-02-2019

Great stories in the traditional Doyle. Some of the antagonists are predictable but it is always fun seeing Holmes whittle away at their false senses of security. For more Holmes stories check out ‘Sherlock Holmes’ by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (read by Stephen Fry) and ‘James Moriarty Consulting Criminal’ by Andy Weir (read by Graeme Malcolm).

  • Joe Hill

  • Audible Sessions: FREE Exclusive Interview
  • By: Robin Morgan
  • Narrated by: Joe Hill
  • Length: 22 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 5
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 4

Listen to an exclusive interview with Joe Hill. Joe discusses his latest novel The Fireman, the writers that have inspired him, and why he is so passionate about listening to audiobooks.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Pretty cool guy

  • By Mick Fleay on 18-02-2019

Pretty cool guy

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-02-2019

Great interview with Joe Hill. I haven’t read any of his books but I’m keen... NOS4A2 sounds awesome.

  • On Writing

  • By: Stephen King
  • Narrated by: Stephen King
  • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 307
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 280
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 279

In June of 1999, Stephen King was hit by a van while walking along the shoulder of a country road in Maine. Six operations were required to save his life and mend his broken body. When he was finally able to sit up, he immediately started writing. This book - part biography, part a collection of tips for the aspiring writer - is the extraordinary result.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Cracker of a book

  • By seth on 02-07-2017

Very inspiring

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-02-2019

An impressive window into the world of one of the world’s best fiction writers. King explains this book is not an autobiography, however it glimpses into his childhood and discusses his struggles and accomplishments breaking into the literary world. The book takes you into the mind of the writer and gives great advice for those up and coming. Lastly, King talks about his experience with and after the infamous van incident (it is up to you to research the tragic end). I loved this book.

  • The Regulators

  • By: Stephen King, Richard Bachman
  • Narrated by: Frank Muller
  • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 29
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 29

Wentworth, Ohio: a small, friendly town where the Carver children bicker over sweets in the E-Z shop and writer Johnny Marinville is the only resident who minds his own business. On Poplar Street, apart from the impending storm, it's just a normal summer's day - with Frisbees flying, lawn mowers humming and barbeques grilling. As the paperboy makes his round, he is unaware of the chrome-red van idling up the hill....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good fun!

  • By Mick Fleay on 11-02-2019

Good fun!

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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: 11-02-2019

Before listening to this I read the only review which did not favour the story. I however found it a fun story and liked it slightly better than its counterpart ‘Desperation’. This version of the Tak saga told in a parallel reality is a treasure waiting for the King / Bachman devotee and as always Frank Muller is an enjoyable reader.

  • Desperation

  • By: Stephen King
  • Narrated by: Stephen King
  • Length: 21 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 96
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 87
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 88

Welcome to Desperation. Once a thriving copper-mining town in the middle of the Nevada desert, Desperation is now eerily abandoned. It's the last place that travellers like the Carver family, bound for vacation, and writer Johnny Marinville, astride his Harley, would expect to be stopped and charged. But Desperation still has a local cop - a unique regulator who patrols the wilderness highway. The secrets buried in Desperation are as terrifying as the forces summoned to encounter them.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • a great story which would benefit from a re-record

  • By Sande Baulch on 19-05-2017

Ok 👍

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-02-2019

Interesting story. King makes a crack that sometimes writers need to have a little fu which I think it was what he did here. Interested to see how The Regulators compares.

  • The Green Mile

  • By: Stephen King
  • Narrated by: Frank Muller
  • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 97
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 87
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 88

At Cold Mountain Penitentiary, along the lonely stretch of cells known as the Green Mile, killers such as "Billy the Kid" Wharton and the possessed Eduard Delacroix await death strapped in "Old Sparky". Guards as decent as Paul Edgecombe and as sadistic as Percy Wetmore watch over them.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic!

  • By Cath on 19-02-2019

So good

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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: 17-01-2019

I remember when this came out in its serials when I was a teenager. Please listen and enjoy as it is premium King!

  • Rose Madder

  • By: Stephen King
  • Narrated by: Blair Brown
  • Length: 17 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 49
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 45
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 45

Roused by a single drop of blood, Rosie Daniels wakes up to the chilling realisation that her husband is going to kill her. And she takes flight - with his credit card. Alone in a strange city, Rosie begins to build a new life: she meets Bill Steiner and she finds an odd junk shop painting, Rose Madder, which strangely seems to want her as much as she wants it.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Perfection!

  • By Melissa Kelly on 28-02-2016

Not bad

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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-01-2019

I found this easier to follow than Insomnia, written in the same year. The performances were good and the story enjoyable.