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    • The Ruin

    • By: Dervla McTiernan
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,632
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,517
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,520

    Galway 1993: Young Garda Cormac Reilly is called to a scene he will never forget. Two silent, neglected children - 15-year-old Maude and five-year-old Jack - are waiting for him at a crumbling country house. Upstairs, their mother lies dead. Twenty years later, a body surfaces in the icy black waters of the River Corrib. At first it looks like an open-and-shut case, but then doubt is cast on the investigation's findings - and the integrity of the police. Cormac is thrown back into the cold case that has haunted him his entire career - what links the two deaths, two decades apart?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous!

    • By Anonymous User on 16-03-2018

    Non-member price: $19.30

    • The Scholar

    • Cormac Reilly, Book 2
    • By: Dervla McTiernan
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 508
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 478
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 473

     

    When Dr. Emma Sweeney stumbles across the victim of a hit-and-run outside Galway University late one evening, she calls her partner, Detective Cormac Reilly, bringing him first to the scene of a murder that would otherwise never have been assigned to him. A security card in the dead woman's pocket identifies her as Carline Darcy, a gifted student and heir apparent to Irish pharmaceutical giant Darcy Therapeutics. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A brilliant story of brilliant policing told bri..

    • By Brendan O'Connell on 21-03-2019

    Non-member price: $27.00

    • The Boy Who Fell

    • An Inspector Tom Reynolds Mystery
    • By: Jo Spain
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
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      5 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Kids can be so cruel. They'll call you names. Hurt your feelings. Push you to your death. In the garden of an abandoned house, Luke Connolly lies broken, dead. The night before, he and his friends partied inside. Nobody fought, everybody else went home safely. And yet, Luke was raped and pushed to his death. His alleged attacker is now in custody. DCI Tom Reynolds is receiving the biggest promotion of his career when a colleague asks him to look at the Connolly case, believing it's not as cut and dried as local investigators have made out.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Predictable

    • By Deborah on 15-07-2019

    Non-member price: $30.38

    • With Our Blessing

    • An Inspector Tom Reynolds Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Jo Spain
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 107

    It's 1975. A baby, minutes old, is forcibly taken from its devastated mother. In 2010, the body of an elderly woman is found in a Dublin public park in the depths of winter. Detective Inspector Tom Reynolds is working the case. He's convinced the murder is linked to historical events that took place in the notorious Magdalene Laundries. Reynolds and his team follow the trail to an isolated convent in the Irish countryside. But once inside, it becomes disturbingly clear that the killer is amongst them....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant

    • By Amanda on 08-02-2018

    Non-member price: $31.21

    • The Darkest Place

    • An Inspector Tom Reynolds Mystery, Book 4
    • By: Jo Spain
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    Christmas day, and DCI Tom Reynolds receives an alarming call. A mass grave has been discovered on Oileán na Caillte, the island which housed the controversial psychiatric institution St. Christina's. The hospital has been closed for decades, and onsite graves were tragically common. Reynolds thinks his adversarial boss is handing him a cold case to sideline him. But then it transpires another body has been discovered amongst the dead - one of the doctors who went missing from the hospital in mysterious circumstances 40 years ago.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another absorbing DI Tom Reynolds story

    • By Helen Wilson on 06-06-2019

    Non-member price: $30.38

    • In Deep Water

    • Cat Connolly, Book 2
    • By: Sam Blake
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    A missing girl. A case that's personal. A contract killer on Irish soil. Cat Connolly is back at work. Struggling to adjust to physical and mental scars, her workload once again becomes personal when her best friend, Sarah Jane, goes missing. Sarah Jane's a journalism student, the daughter of a decorated war correspondent, but what could she be working on that could lead to her disappearance? And how deadly will it get?

    Non-member price: $54.63

    • Sleeping Beauties

    • By: Jo Spain
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 69
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      5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    The inspector frowned and examined the earth under the trees. As he scanned the glade, his stomach lurched. One, two, three, four. Five, counting the mound of earth disturbed under the tent. Somebody had cleared the earth of its natural layer and sown their own flowers. In five places. Five graves. A young woman, Fiona Holland, has gone missing from a small Irish village. A search is mounted, but there are whispers. Fiona had a wild reputation. Was she abducted, or has she run away?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Continues the tradition of With Our Blessing

    • By Helen Wilson on 29-05-2019

    Non-member price: $29.96

    • Little Bones

    • Cat Connolly, Book 1
    • By: Sam Blake
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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      4 out of 5 stars 31

    Cathy Connolly discovers the bones of a baby concealed in the hem of an old wedding dress. When the dress' original owner, Lavinia Grant, is found dead in a Dublin suburb, Cathy is drawn deep into a complex web of secrets and lies spun by three generations of women. Meanwhile, a fugitive killer has already left two dead in execution style killings across the Atlantic - and now he's in Dublin with old scores to settle. Can the team track him down before he kills again?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good overall story, no ending

    • By Anonymous User on 22-05-2019

    Non-member price: $43.70

    • Without a Word

    • By: Kate McQuaile
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon, Aidan Kelly
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2
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      4 out of 5 stars 2

    For more than a decade, Lillian's disappearance has remained unsolved, and Orla has found it impossible to move on. Then she receives an unexpected visit from Ned Moynihan, the detective who led the original investigation into her friend's vanishing. Moynihan has been receiving anonymous notes accusing him of having failed to investigate the case properly. He assumes the notes are coming from Orla, yet Orla knows nothing of these letters. Is somebody trying to tell them the truth about what really happened to Lillian that night?

    Non-member price: $29.96

    • No Turning Back

    • Cat Connolly, Book 3
    • By: Sam Blake
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
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      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      5 out of 5 stars 25

    Niamh and Conor Ryan are the perfect power couple: smart, successful and beautiful, they have an enviable relationship and an idyllic family life. But then the unthinkable happens. Their oldest son, Tom, is the victim of a hit-and-run. What was Tom doing out walking so late at night? Did he really have problems sleeping, or was he secretly meeting someone? Is it a coincidence that his friend, Lauren, committed suicide nearby - or is there something more sinister going on? 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Can't wait for the next book

    • By Deborah on 06-06-2018

    Non-member price: $53.17

    • Living Death

    • Katie Maguire, Book 7
    • By: Graham Masterton
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    Last year, DS Katie Maguire and her team destroyed the biggest drug trafficker in Cork. So how is the city's drug trade at an all-time high? Meanwhile, a spate of violent attacks which leave victims severely disabled has brought confidence in the Garda to an all-time low. As Katie investigates, she realises that the two cases might be connected. Someone is using brain-damaged victims to smuggle drugs into the country. And the only way to find out more is to go in undercover....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not for the faint hearted!

    • By Sue on 31-10-2018

    Non-member price: $40.74

    • Buried

    • By: Graham Masterton
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75

    In Blarney, Cork, an old millworker's cottage guards its secrets. In 1921 a mother, father and their two young children disappeared from this house. And now, 95 years later, their mummified bodies have been discovered under the floorboards. As DS Katie Maguire investigates, the flames of old family rivalries flare up once more...and Katie is caught in the crossfire.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it

    • By Karen on 08-11-2016

    Non-member price: $40.74

    • Secrets of Santorini

    • By: Patricia Wilson
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon, Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 14 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Sent away to convent school at the age of six, Irini McGuire has never really known her celebrated archaeologist mother, Bridget, who lives on the paradise island of Santorini. So, when Irini receives news that Bridget has been injured at a dig and is in coma she knows it is time to return to the island of her birth. Discovering her mother's notes, and driven by rumours that her mother's injury was no accident, Irini starts to reveal the dark secrets behind her family's separation. Can she unearth the truth about her parents and her past before it is too late?

    Non-member price: $40.56

    • The Blue Pool

    • By: Siobhán MacDonald
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    Life is good for university friends Sarah, Ruth, Charlotte and Kathy - it's summer, exams are over and they're escaping to a cabin by the Blue Pool. But then Sarah disappears without a trace. Twenty-five years later, a man walks into a police station claiming to know something about the missing girl. Suddenly the three women - now estranged - all become suspects. For not everything was as it seemed, and the greater the secret, the deeper it lies....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • what a twist ending

    • By Michelle on 11-04-2017

    Non-member price: $32.62

    • Are You Watching Me?

    • DS Claire Boyle, Book 2
    • By: Sinead Crowley
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Dear Elizabeth, I've been watching you. I hope to see you...soon. Liz Cafferky is on the up. Rescued from her dark past by the owner of a drop-in centre for older men, Liz soon finds herself as the charity's face - and the unwilling darling of the Dublin media. Amidst her claustrophobic fame, Liz barely notices a letter from a new fan. But then one of the centre's clients is brutally murdered, and Elizabeth receives another, more sinister note. Running from her own ghosts, Liz is too scared to go to the police.

    Non-member price: $29.96

    • One Bad Turn

    • DS Claire Boyle, Book 3
    • By: Sinéad Crowley
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Being held hostage at gunpoint by her childhood friend is not Dr Heather Gilmore's idea of a good day at work. It only gets worse when she hears that her 19-year-old daughter, Leah, has been kidnapped. Sergeant Claire Boyle wasn't expecting to get caught up in a hostage situation during a doctor's appointment. When it becomes apparent that the kidnapping is somehow linked to the hostage taker, a woman called Eileen Delaney, she is put in charge of finding the missing girl.

    Non-member price: $31.21

    • The Abandoned

    • By: Sharon Thompson
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Peggy Bowden has not had an easy life. As a teenager, her mother was committed to an asylum, and then a local priest forced her into an abusive marriage. But when her husband dies in an accident, Peggy sees an opportunity to start again and trains as a midwife. In 1950s Dublin it is not easy for a woman to make a living, and Peggy sees a chance to start a business, and soon a lucrative maternity home is up and running. But when Peggy realizes that the lack of birth control is an issue for women, she uses their plight as a way to make more money. Very soon Peggy is on the wrong side of the law. 

    Non-member price: $25.82

    • The Chosen One

    • By: Sam Bourne
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 10 mins
    • Abridged
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    Bruised by years of disappointments, political advisor Maggie Costello is finally working for a leader she can believe in. She, along with the rest of America, has put her trust in President Stephen Baker, believing he can make the world a better place. But suddenly an enemy surfaces: a man called Vic Forbes reveals first one scandal about the new president, and then another. He threatens a third revelation – one that will destroy Baker entirely.

    Non-member price: $12.72

    • The Last Testament

    • By: Sam Bourne
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
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    After a series of shootings at an Israeli peace rally, Washington sends for trouble-shooter and peace negotiator Maggie Costello. She follows a trail that takes her from Jewish settlements on the West Bank to Palestinian refugee camps, where she discovers the latest deaths are not random but have a distinct pattern. All the dead men are archaeologists and historians - those who know the buried secrets of the ancient past.

    Non-member price: $13.26

    • Dead Men Whistling

    • Kate Maguire, Book 9
    • By: Graham Masterton
    • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Kieran O'Regan was responsible for hunting down killers. Now he's become one of the dead: his decapitated body has been found in a graveyard, a tin whistle stuffed into his throat. O'Regan was due to give evidence at a trial for police corruption. His gruesome murder sends a clear message to whistleblowers: only silence is safe. DCI Katie Maguire is determined to uncover the truth. But corruption in the Garda stretches back decades. As more officers are horrifically silenced, Katie must decide whom she can trust.... 

    Non-member price: $34.94