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    • Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and Other Lies)

    • Amazing Women on What the F-Word Means to Them
    • By: Scarlett Curtis
    • Narrated by: Scarlett Curtis, Nico Parker, Natasia Demetriou, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and Other Lies) curated and read by Scarlett Curtis with a cast of fierce women. We asked 52 women: what does the F word mean to you? The result is extraordinary. Curated by journalist and activist Scarlett Curtis, with incredible pieces by Emma Watson, Zoe Sugg, Keira Knightley, Gemma Arterton, Bridget Jones (by Helen Fielding), Saoirse Ronan, Liv Little, Dolly Alderton, Karen Gillan, Alicia Garza, Jameela Jamil, Kat Dennings, Nimco Ali, Beanie Feldstein, Olivia Perez, Amika George, Evanna Lynch, Akilah Hughes and others.

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    Non-member price: $27.33

    • A Ration Book Christmas

    • By: Jean Fullerton
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
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    With Christmas approaching, the Brogan family of London's East End are braving the horrors of the Blitz. With the men away fighting for King and Country and the ever-present dangers of the German Luftwaffe's nightly reign of death and destruction, the family must do all they can to keep a stiff upper lip. For Jo, the youngest of the Brogan sisters, the perils of war also offer a newfound freedom. Jo falls in love with Tommy, a man known for his dangerous reputation as much as his charm. 

    Non-member price: $53.17

    • Now She's Dead

    • Jack Anderson, Book 1
    • By: Ben Cheetham
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jack has it all - a beautiful wife and daughter, a home, a career. Then his wife, Rebecca, plunges to her death from the Sussex coast cliffs. Was it an accident, or did she jump? He moves to Manchester with his daughter to start afresh...but things don’t go as planned. He didn’t think life could get any worse.... Then, Jack sees a woman in a window who is the image of Rebecca. Attraction turns into obsession as he returns to the window night after night. But he isn’t the only one watching her.... Jack is about to be drawn into a deadly game. 

    Non-member price: $33.43

    • Harriet’s Big Fat Wedding Blunder

    • A Romantic Comedy
    • By: Lynda Renham
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
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    On arriving home after a friend’s posh wedding, launderette worker Harriet finds her flat has been ransacked and her boyfriend is missing. Shortly afterward, she is harassed by East End gangsters and upper-crust aristocrats. Accepting an offer she can’t refuse, Harriet, against her better judgement, becomes the fiancée of the wealthy Hamilton Lancaster, with dire consequences. What she had not bargained on was meeting Doctor Brice Edmunds.   

    Non-member price: $27.79

    • Remember Me

    • By: Lynda Renham
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A new neighbour becomes a new friend. She looks up to you. She admires you, but then - you realise - she wants your life.... When Sharni and Tom move into 24 The Pines, it seems like Clare and Chris have the perfect neighbours. Sharni is always there to help, especially with childcare for Clare's two-year-old, Ben. As Sharni's influence touches everyone around her, Clare finds herself fighting for her sanity as well her family.

    Non-member price: $18.72

    • Guilty Innocence

    • By: Maggie James
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
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    When Natalie snoops through her boyfriend's possessions, she finds more than she bargained for - Mark was once convicted of a brutal killing. However, he was not the only person sentenced for the murder of two-year-old Abby Morgan. The violent and twisted Adam Campbell was also convicted...and Mark knows more about the murder than he will admit. Can Mark ever break free from Adam and his past?

    Non-member price: $20.28

    • Heroes and Villains

    • By: Angela Carter
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sharp-eyed Marianne lives in a white tower made of steel and concrete with her father and the other Professors. Outside, where the land is thickly wooded and wild beasts roam, live the Barbarians, who raid and pillage in order to survive. Marianne is strictly forbidden to leave her civilised world but, fascinated by these savage outsiders, decides to escape. There, beyond the wire fences, she will discover a decaying paradise, encounter the tattooed Barbarian boy Jewel and go beyond the darkest limits of her imagination.

    Non-member price: $31.21

    • The Distance Between Me and the Cherry Tree

    • By: Paola Peretti, Denise Muir
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
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    Mafalda is a nine-year-old girl who knows one thing: some time in the next six months her sight will fail completely. Can Mafalda find a way through a seemingly dark future and still go to school, play football and look after her beloved cat? With the help of her family and her friends, Mafalda needs to discover the things that will be important to her when her sight has failed. A moving, empowering tale of courage and determination that will inspire young and old.

    Non-member price: $18.22

    • Watching You

    • By: Lynda Renham
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
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    Ewan Galbreith is out of prison. Libby Owen is scared. Fifteen years earlier she saw Ewan murder her aunt and uncle with their own shotgun, and now he's coming for her. Watching You is an edge-of-the-seat thriller with intriguing characters, an enthralling story line, and a shocking ending.

    Non-member price: $27.79

    • Who Is She?

    • Jack Anderson, Book 2
    • By: Ben Cheetham
    • Narrated by: Rosie Akerman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
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    After the death of his wife, Jack is starting to get his life back on track. But things are about to get complicated. A woman lies in a hospital bed, clinging to life after being shot in the head. She claims to remember nothing, not even her own name. Who is she? That is the question Jack must answer. All he has to go on is a mysterious facial tattoo. 

    Non-member price: $25.82