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26 Storey Treehouse

Griffiths, Andy

According to Yes

Dawn French, number one bestselling author of A Tiny Bit Marvellous and Oh Dear Silvia, returns with her joyously funny new novel, According To Yes. The Foreign Land of the Very Wealthy - otherwise known as Manhattan's Upper East Side - has i

French, Dawn, Thompson, Christopher, French, Dawn, Hagon, Garrick, Harding, Jeff, Woodward, Jennifer, Milnes, Kris, Judd, Tom


The thought-provoking new novel from the international bestselling author whose words change lives. Linda knows she's lucky. Yet every morning when she opens her eyes to a so-called new day, she feels like closing them again. Her friends recom

Coelho, Paulo, Denaker, Susan

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Audio

This is a complete unabridged reading of Mark Twain's classic American novel, read by Patrick Fraley. One of the greatest treats in all world literature, this masterpiece from Mark Twain is revolutionary. It offers both brilliant humour and tra

Twain, Mark, Fraley, Patrick

Adventures of Tom Sawyer Audio

This is a complete unabridged reading by Patrick Fraley of Mark Twain's classic. The sun shines on Tom Sawyer. The idealized childhood of this fictional hero, based on Mark Twain's own early life along the banks of the Mississippi, is filled wi

Twain, Mark, Fraley, Patrick

Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death

Meet Agatha Raisin, high-flying public relations boss turned village sleuth. After her many years of bullying and cajoling others, her early retirement to a picture-perfect village in the Cotswolds is a dream come true. LANGUAGE MAY OFFEND WARN

Beaton, M. C., Keith, Penelope

Agatha Raisin and the Vicious Vet

In the delightful Cotswold village of Carsely, the air is heady with romance. Agatha Raisin is convinced that the new vet has taken a shine to her. But before she can get anywhere, handsome Dr Paul Bladen is accidentally killed while attending

Beaton, M. C., Keith, Penelope

Alan Bennett, Single Spies Audio
CD media

Presents two Alan Bennett plays, originally performed at the National Theatre and adapted for BBC Radio 4. This title includes "An Englishman Abroad", a story about a double-agent Guy Burgess, hiding in a squalid flat in Moscow; and "A

Bennett, Alan

American Lover

A seductive collection of stories from a magnificent storyteller. Trapped in a London flat, Beth remembers a transgressive love affair in 1960s Paris. The most famous writer in Russia takes his last breath in a stationmaster's cottage, miles fr

Tremain, Rose, Stevenson, Juliet, Bond, Jilly, Franks, Philip, Ross, Liza, Rawson, Kate, Jerrom, Ric

American Poets The Spoken Word

This three CD set is a companion to the British Poets compilation. Twenty-eight poets are included, from Gertrude Stein, born in 1874, to Amiri Baraka, born in 1934. The 20th century was a time of enormous energy and variety in American poetry,

British Library


From a remarkable new Australian author comes The Anchoress, a story set in the thirteenth century within the confines of a stone cell measuring seven paces by nine. Tiny in scope, but universal in themes, it is a wonderful, wholly compelling f

Cadwallader, Robyn

Animal Farm Audio

The animals in the farmyard decide that working for humans is doing them no favours, so under the leadership of Napoleon, the only Berkshire Boar on the farm, and the other pigs, they drive out the farmer and his cohorts and set about structuri

Orwell, George, Callow, Simon

Arthur & George

From the Man Booker Prize-winning author Julian Barnes, comes an extraordinary true-life tale about a long-forgotten mystery a major TV series starring Martin Clunes, Arsher Ali and Art Malik. Arthur and George grow up worlds apart in la

Barnes, Julian, Anthony, Nigel

Assassin's Apprentice audio

With unforgettable characters, a sweeping backdrop, and passionate storytelling, this is a fantasy debut to rival that of Robert Jordan. Filled with adventure and bloodshed, pageantry and piracy, mystery and menace, "Assassin's Apprentice" is t

Hobb, Robin, Boehmer, Paul

Away With the Fairies Audio

Greenwood, Kerry

Batavia Audio

The story begins in 1629, when the pride of the Dutch East India Company, the Batavia, is on its maiden voyage en route from Amsterdam to the Dutch East Indies, laden down with the greatest treasure to leave Holland. The magnificent ship is alr

FitzSimons, Peter, Aspel, Richard

Behold Here's Poison

Meet the Matthews - before the next one dies ...It's no ordinary morning at the Poplars - the master is found dead in his bed, and it seems his high blood pressure was not the cause. When an autopsy reveals a sinister poison, it's up to the qui

Heyer, Georgette, Birve, Ulli

Big Sleep Audio

Toby Stephens stars in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of Raymond Chandler's first Philip Marlowe mystery. Fast-talking, trouble-seeking private eye Philip Marlowe is a different kind of detective: a moral man in an amoral world. Calif

Chandler, Raymond

Black Tower
140(Ht mm) 140(Wdt mm)

Commander Dalgliesh is recuperating from a life-threatening illness when he receives a call for advice from an elderly friend who works as a chaplain in a home for the disabled on the Dorset coast. Dalgliesh arrives to di

James, P D

Blood of an Englishman

Bestselling author Even though Agatha Raisin loathes Christmas panto, her friend, Mrs Bloxby, the vicar's wife, has persuaded her to support the local am dram society in their festive offering. Stifling a yawn at the production of Babes in the

Beaton, M. C., Keith, Penelope

Blunt Instrument

Who would kill the perfect gentleman? When Ernest Fletcher is found bludgeoned to death in his study, everyone is shocked and mystified: Ernest was well liked and respected, so who would have a motive for killing him? Enter Superintendent Hanna

Heyer, Georgette, Birve, Ulli

Born to Run

"Writing about yourself is a funny business...But in a project like this, the writer has made one promise, to show the reader his mind. In these pages, I've tried to do this." -Bruce Springsteen, from the pages of Born to Run In 2009, Bruce Spr

Springsteen, Bruce

Boy in Striped Pyjamas Audio
Audiobook, 124 x 142mm.

What happens when innocence is confronted by monstrous evil? Nine year old Bruno knows nothing of the Final Solution and the Holocaust. He is oblivious to the appalling cruelties being inflicted on the people of Europe b

Boyne, John, Maloney, Michael

Brideshead Revisited

A full-cast dramatisation of Evelyn Waugh's classic story of a lost golden age. In 1944 Captain Charles Ryder travels with a company of soldiers to Brideshead. He has been there before, and the great house serves as a potent reminder of the dec

Waugh, Evelyn

Broken Shore - TV Tie-In

Broken by his last case, homicide detective Joe Cashin has fled the city and returned to his hometown to run its one-man police station while his wounds heal and the nightmares fade. He lives a quiet life with his two dogs in the tumbledown wre

Temple, Peter, Hosking, Peter

Call of Cthulhu

This collection includes a selection of H. P. Lovecraft's finest chilling tales. Lovecraft's most famous monster is Cthulu, a gargantuan beast which has been lying dormant for millions of years but rises up and forces mankind to recognise its

Lovecraft, H. P., Combs, Jeff

Code of the Woosters

Only Jeeves can save the day when Bertie Wooster lands in this much of a chaotic muddle: Bertie is headed for Totleigh Towers to patch up a rupture in the engagement between his friend Gussie Fink-Nottle and Madeline Bassett, when Aunt Dahlia i

Wodehouse, P. G., Jarvis, Martin

Complete NIV Audio Bible

Ever since he became a Christian at the age of forty, it has been Poirot actor David Suchet's dream to make an audio recording of the whole Bible. In between filming the final episodes of Poirot, David Suchet spent over 200 hours in the recordi

Version, New International

Crossfire Audio

Captain Thomas Forsyth's tour of Afghanistan is cut brutally short when he's badly wounded by an IED - an Improvised Explosive Device - a roadside bomb. Tom's world is torn apart by the injury - the army is his life. Six months of recuperation

Francis, Dick and Francis, Felix

Dead Until Dark Audio
Audiobook 600

Sookie Stackhouse is a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Louisiana. She's quiet, keeps to herself, and doesn't get out much - not because she's not pretty - she's a very cute bubbly blonde - or not interested in a social l

Harris, Charlaine

Dickens Collection

Six of Dickens' most famous works in one exquisitely read collection The six novels in this collection include "David Copperfield," "Great Expectations," "Oliver Twist," "A Tale of Two Cities," "A Christmas Carol," and "Nicholas Nickleby." Abri

Dickens, Charles, Jarvis, Martin

Doctor Who

Robinson, Nigel, Dicks, Terrance, Manning, Katy


After escaping from Count Dracula, Jonathan Harker and his friends plan to destroy the count. They succeed just in time to save the life and soul of Jonathan's wife, Mina.

Stoker, Bram, Cox, Brian, Kerrigan, Dermot, Williams, Heathcote, O'Neal, Siri, Gould, Michael, Feeney, et al

Drop Audio

Harry Bosch is facing the end of the line. He's been put on the DROP - Deferred Retirement Option Plan - and given three years before his retirement is enforced. Seeing the end of the mission coming, he's anxious for cases. He doesn't have to w

Connelly, Michael, Cariou, Len

Dukan Diet Audio

Devised by Dr Pierre Dukan, a French medical doctor who has spent his career helping people to lose weight permanently, The Dukan Diet is the culmination of thirty-five years clinical experience. Without any of the usual marketing hype, The Duk

Dukan, Pierre, Bell, Nicholas

Emperor of the Eight Islands

Bestselling author A spellbinding epic from the author of Across the Nightingale Floor. An ambitious warrior leaves his nephew for dead and seizes his lands. A stubborn father forces his younger son to give up his wife to his older brother. A w

Hearn, Lian, Lee, Caroline

English Spy [Unabridged CD]
137(Ht mm) 137(Wdt mm)

She is an iconic member of the British Royal Family, beloved for her beauty and charitable works, resented by her former husband and his mother, the Queen of England. But when a bomb explodes aboard her holiday yacht, Bri

Silva, Daniel, Guidall, George

Essential Eliot Audio
Caedmon Essentials


The Waste Land

The Hollow Men

"Journey of the Magi" from the Ariel Poems

La Figlia che Piange

Landscapes: New Hampshire; Virginia; Usk; Rannoch by Glencoe Cape Ann

Morning at the Window


Eliot TS

Essential Letters From America The 00s Audio
CD media

This last selection of Letters focuses on the turbulent times in the US in the first years of the new millennium. Cooke covers the famously controversial 2000 election, in which George W. Bush narrowly beat Al Gore, and the tragic even

Cooke, Alistair

Even Dogs in the Wild

Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarke is investigating the death of a senior lawyer during a robbery. But the case becomes more complex when a note is discovered, indicating that this may have been no random attack, and when local gangster Big Ger

Rankin, Ian, MacPherson, James

Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451 is Ray Bradbury's classic novel of censorship and defiance, as resonant today as it was when it was first published over 50 years ago.Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires... The system was simple. Everyone und

Bradbury, Ray

Foreign Correspondence Audio

Born in Sydney's western suburbs in the late 1950s, the young Geraldine Brooks longs to discover the vivid places where she believes history and culture are made. Penfriends from the Middle East, France and America offer her the window she crav

Brooks, Geraldine

Forsyte Saga Audio

John Galsworthy's account traces the changing fortunes of the wealthy Forsyte dynasty through years of material triumph and emotional disaster. Soames Forsyte is the brilliantly portrayed central figure, a Victorian who outlives the age, and wh

Galsworthy, John

Four Legendary Kingdoms

A RUTHLESS KIDNAPPING Jack West Jr and his family are living happily on their remote farm when Jack is brutally kidnapped and awakes in an underground cell to find a masked attacker with a knife charging at him. THE GREAT GAMES Jack, it seems,

Reilly, Matthew, Mangan, Sean

Fry Chronicles Audio

Thirteen years ago, Moab is my Washpot, Stephen Fry's autobiography of his early years, was published to rave reviews and was a huge bestseller. In those thirteen years since, Stephen Fry has moved into a completely new stratosphere, both as a

Fry, Stephen


Aged thirteen, Theo Decker, son of a devoted mother and a reckless, largely absent father, survives an accident that otherwise tears his life apart. Alone and rudderless in New York, he is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. He is t

Tartt, Donna

Goon Show, Vol 30: Well Known in Concentric Circles

Four more classic episodes starring Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan. More surreal clowning from one of the greatest comedy teams on radio. Goon but not forgotten! In these digitally-remasterd episodes, Ned Seagoon, who is bored

Milligan, Spike, Milligan, Spike, Sellers, Peter, Secombe, Harry

Grapes of Wrath Audio

Shocking and controversial when it was first published in 1939, Steinbeck's Pulitzer prize-winning epic remains his undisputed masterpiece. Set against the background of dust bowl Oklahoma and Californian migrant life, it tells of the Joad

Steinbeck, John, Chancer, John

Great Expectations

Ask no questions, and you'll be told no lies.' Philip Pirrip - or 'Pip' - has 'great expectations'. An orphan, brought up in a small village on the Essex marshes by his sharp-tongued sister and her husband Joe Gargery, the gentle and kind-heart

Dickens, Charles, Jarvis, Martin

Great Tales from English History Audio CD
Audiobook, 142 x 124mm.

This is an abridged omnibus edition of author Robert Lacey's three volumes recounting the dramatic story of England, from ancient times to the present day.

Lacey Robert

Great Zoo of China

A high-concept, action-packed thriller from the bestselling author of The Tournament and Troll Mountain. It is a secret the Chinese government has been keeping for 40 years. They have found a species of animal no one believed even existed. It w

Reilly, Matthew


Among Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet" is considered by many his masterpiece. Among actors, the role of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is considered the jewel in the crown of a triumphant theatrical career. Now Kenneth Branagh plays the leading role a

Shakespeare, William, Lesser, Anton, Engel, Susan, DeSouza, Edward, Fielding, Emma, Gorecki, Henryk, et al

Henry Lawson's Classic Stories

Lawson, Henry

Hidden Life of Trees:

A forester's fascinating stories backed by the latest scientific research illustrate how trees nurture and talk to each other. In this international bestseller - which has sold more than 320,000 copies in Germany alone - forester and author Pet

Wohlleben, Peter

Hobbit Audio

Tolkien's "The Hobbit," which first appeared on the literary scene in 1937, sets the stage for the epic trilogy that Tolkien was to write in the coming years. Unabridged. 4 CDs.

Tolkien, J R R, Kilgarriff, Michael

Hobbit Audio

The original American full dramatization as broadcast on National Public Radio.

Bilbo Baggins, a gentle hobbit who loves the comforts of home, reluctantly joins a company of dwarves on a journey to recover plundered gold from a fierce dragon

Tolkien, J R R, Ensemble Cast

Holiday Murders

On Christmas Eve, 1943, the newly formed but undermanned Homicide division of the Melbourne police force is called to investigate the vicious double murder of a father and son. When Military Intelligence becomes involved, Homicide's Inspector T

Gott, Robert, Millar, James

Honorary Consul

A gripping tragi-comedy of a bungled kidnapping in a provincial Argentinean town. Charley Fortnum, the 'Honorary Consul', a whisky-sodden figure of dubious authority, is taken by a group of revolutionaries. As Eduardo Plarr, a local doctor, neg

Greene, Graham, Pigott-Smith, Tim

House of Memories

Following a tragic accident, Ella O'Hanlon flees to the other side of the world in an attempt to escape her grief, leaving behind the two people she blames for her loss: Aidan, the love of her life, and Jess, her spoilt half-sister. In London E

McInerney, Monica, Milte, Catherine

Island Home

Australian author 'I grew up on the world's largest island.' This apparently simple fact is the starting point for Tim Winton's beautiful, evocative and sometimes provocative memoir of how this unique landscape has shaped him and his writing. F

Winton, Tim, Tredinnick, David

Killing Season Uncut

This is the book that goes behind the scenes of the series, candidly revealing the stories behind the interviews. Australians came to the ABC's The Killing Season in their droves, their fascination with the Rudd-Gillard struggle as unfinished a

Ferguson, Sarah, Dunn, Patricia, Ferguson, Sarah

King Richard III

Kenneth Branagh heads an outstanding cast in playing one of Shakespeare's strongest characters. England is enjoying a period of peace under King Edward IV, but his younger brother Richard resents Edward's power and begins to aspire to the thro

Shakespeare, William, Branagh, Kenneth, McEwan, Geraldine, Farrell, Nicholas, Gonet, Stella, Maloney, Michael

Kite Runner Audio
CD media , 152 x 130mm.

The #1 National Bestseller

Taking us from Afghanistan in the final days of the monarchy to the present, "The Kite Runner" is the unforgettable and beautifully told story of the friendship between two boys growing up in

Hosseini, Khaled

Lady in the Lake Audio

This is a brand new BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of a classic Raymond Chandler mystery, starring Toby Stephens as Philip Marlowe. Fast-talking, trouble-seeking private eye Philip Marlowe is a different kind of detective: a moral man in a

Chandler, Raymond

Last Anniversary

Sometimes you have to come up with your own fairy tale ending ...Liane Moriarty once again combines sharp wit, lovable and eccentric characters, and a page-turning story for an unforgettable Last Anniversary. "I'll tell you something, something

Moriarty, Liane, Lee, Caroline

Les Miserables Audio

After 19 years of unjust imprisonment, Jean Valjean changes his name and sets out to restart his life and become a respected member of society.

Hugo, Victor, Homewood, Bill, Berlioz, Honegger

Life and Loves of a He Devil

An autobiographical account of Graham's life told through the things he loves most of all. The Life and Loves of a He Devil is Graham's funny and honest memoir on the theme of love. As he shows, it's really the things you love that define who y

Norton, Graham

Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

International bestseller Transform your home into a permanently clear and clutter-free space with the incredible KonMari Method. Japan's expert declutterer and professional cleaner Marie Kondo will help you tidy your rooms once and for all with

Kondo, Marie, Scott, Lucy

Limpopo Academy of Private Detection

Mma Ramotswe and Mma Makutsi have always relied on the advice of the classic guide to their trade, The Principles of Private Detection. But who is the eminent author, Mr Clovis Andersen, and what if he were to come to Botswana? That seems a ver

McCall Smith, Alexander, Andoh, Adjoa

Little Sister

The Little Sister is a classic detective novel by the master of hard-boiled crime. Her name is Orfamay Quest and she's come all the way from Manhattan, Kansas, to find her missing brother Orrin. Or leastways that's what she tells PI Philip Marl

Chandler, Raymond, Porter, Ray

Long Goodbye

International bestselling author The Long Good-bye is a classic novel by Raymond Chandler, the master of hard-boiled crime. Down-and-out drunk Terry Lennox has a problem: his millionaire wife is dead and he needs to get out of LA fast. So he tu

Chandler, Raymond, Porter, Ray

Long Goodbye Audio

This is a brand new BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of a classic Raymond Chandler mystery featuring private eye, Philip Marlowe. Down-and-out drunk Terry Lennox has a problem: his millionaire wife is dead and he needs to get out of LA fast.

Chandler, Raymond

Lost Symbol Audio

Six years in the writing, "The Lost Symbol" is Dan Brown's extraordinary sequel to his internationally bestselling Robert Langdon thrillers, "Angels & Demons" and "The Da Vinci Code". Nothing is ever what it first appears in a Dan Brown nove

Brown, Dan

Love in A Cold Climate

Bestselling author Ah, the dresses! But oh, the monotony of the Season, with its endless run of glittering balls. Even fabulously fashionable Polly Hampton - with her startling good looks and excellent social connections - is beginning to wilt

Mitford, Nancy, Hodge, Patricia

Lustrum Audio

01 The second book in a trilogy which sees Robert Harris return to the Ancient Roman Empire.

Harris, Robert

Macbeth CD

MACBETH, Shakespeare's last great tragedy, has remained one of the most popular plays since its first performance in 1606 - probably in front of King James. This exciting audiobook production is directed with fresh imagination by Fiona Shaw who

Shakespeare, William, Dillane, Stephen, Shaw, Fiona

Mao's Last Dancer Audio

This is the true story of how, by the thinnest thread of a chance, one moment in time changed the course of a small boy's life in ways that are beyond imagination. One day he would dance with some of the greatest ballet companies of the world.

Cunxin, Li, English, Paul

Mayor Of Casterbridge (Unabridged)
150(Ht mm) 130(Wdt mm)

On 10 CD's. Hardy's powerful tale set in mid-19th century Dorset tells the tragic story of Michael Henchard, a man who cannot escape his past. Drunk on rum at a country fair, Henchard sells his wife to a sailor for five g

Hardy, Thomas, Britton, Tony

Merchant of Venice

Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, agrees to lend Antonio, a Venetian merchant, three thousand ducats so that his friend Bassanio can afford to court his love, Portia. However, Shylock has one condition: should the loan go unpaid, he will be entit

Shakespeare, William, Sher, Antony, Specially selected cast

More Fool Me: A Memoir CD

In his early thirties, Stephen Fry - writer, comedian, star of stage and screen - had, as they say, 'made it'. What could possibly go wrong? As the 80s drew to a close, he discovered a most enjoyable way to burn the candle at both ends, and to

Fry Stephen

Murder and Mendelssohn - TV Tie-in

Murder, spies, mathematics and music - it's all in a day's work for Phryne Fisher in her 20th adventure! To the accompaniment of heavenly choirs singing, the fearless Miss Phryne Fisher returns in her 20th adventure with musical score in hand.

Greenwood, Kerry, Daniel, Stephanie

Murder on the Orient Express

John Moffatt stars as the great Belgian detective Poirot in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation. An international cast of suspects, all passengers on the crowded train, are speeding through the snowy European landscape when a bizarre and t

Christie, Agatha, Moffatt, John

Murray - Selected Poems

This selection comprises what Les Murray considers his most successfully realised poems, drawn from all his collections up to and including Biplane Houses but not including his two verse novels.

Murray, Les, Murray, Les

murtder on the ballarat train audio

greenwood, kerry

Music for Book Lovers Audio

Gentle classics for reading. Gentle music makes a perfect accompaniment to reading. This selection has been chosen with the reader in mind. Many of the tracks began life with a literary theme taken from old legends, Shakespeare's tales or famou


Necessary Aptitude Audio
16 plates + integrated b/w line drawings

'I never once attended a Sunday morning church service in Stanford. There was always the feeling that they weren't aimed at families like ours'. Pam Ayres was the sixth child in a hard-up family who live

Ayres, Pam, Ayres, Pam

New and Selected Poems

"His is "close-up" poetry - close up to thought, to the world, to the emotions. Few writers at work today, in verse or fiction, can give the sense of rich, fecund, lived life that Heaney does." (John Banville). "More than any other poet since W

Heaney, Seamus

Nineteen Eighty-Four Audio

Hidden away in the Record Department of the Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedience and con

Orwell, George


11 CDs, 13 hours

Homer, Fagels, Robert, McKellan, Ian, Knox, Professor Bernard

Oh Dear Silvia

In October 2010, Dawn French took the No.1 spot in the Bestseller chart with her debut novel, A Tiny Bit Marvellous.

Since then, A Tiny Bit Marvellous has gone on to become the bestselling women's fiction novel of

French Dawn


Shakespeare's "Othello" is one of his finest and most famous tragedies. This highly acclaimed performance, which ran between November 2007 and February 2008 at the Donmar Warehouse in London, features Chiwetel Ejiofor as the Moor Othello, Ewan

Shakespeare, William, Ejiofor, Chiwetel, McGregor, Ewan, Reilly, Kelly

Parky My Autobiography Audio
Audiobook 3

From prize-winning journalist to chat show king on a show voted one of the top ten British TV programmes of all time, Michael Parkinson's starry career spans over four decades. Now an international celebrity himself, the man from a h

Parkinson, Michael

Penguin Bloom

Penguin Bloom is an extraordinary true story full of hope and courage, featuring Cameron Bloom's exceptional photographs and a captivating narrative by New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive. Penguin the Magpie is a global soci

Bloom, Cameron


A family tyrant whose murder has shocking and far-reaching consequences ...Hated for his cruel and vicious nature, ruling his family with an iron hand from his sickbed, tyrannical patriarch Adam Penhallow is found murdered the day before his bi

Heyer, Georgette, Birve, Ulli

Perfumer's Secret

The highly anticipated new blockbuster from the bestselling author of The Lavender Keeper and The Last Dance. On the eve of the First World War, Fleurette, the only daughter of the wealthy Delacroix perfume dynasty, is being forced to marry a m

McIntosh, Fiona, Leslay, Madeleine

Picnic at Hanging Rock (Audio)

Lindsay, Joan

Printer's Devil Court

International bestselling author A chilling ghost story by the author of The Woman in Black. One murky November evening, after a satisfying meal in their Fleet Street lodgings, a conversation between four medical students takes a curious turn,

Hill, Susan, Pacey, Steven

Psychopath Test:

International bestselling author The Sunday Times top-ten bestseller from the author of The Men Who Stare at Goats. What if society wasn't fundamentally rational, but was motivated by insanity? This thought sets Jon Ronson on an utterly compell

Ronson, Jon, Ronson, Jon

Purity [Unabridged Edition]
142(Ht mm) 139(Wdt mm)

A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of FREEDOM and THE CORRECTIONS Young Pip Tyler doesn't know who she is. She knows that her real name is Purity, that she's saddled with $130,000 in student debt,

Franzen, Jonathan, Baker, Dylan, Lamia, Jenna, Petkoff, Robert

Queen of the Flowers Audio - Phryne Fisher #14

With more than a dash of glamour and serious helpings of style, the witty and courageous Phryne Fisher returns. In 1928 St Kilda's streets hang with fairy lights. Magic shows, marionettes, tea dances, tango competitions, lifesaving demonstratio

Greenwood, Kerry, Daniel, Stephanie

Rebecca Audio

'Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.' These famous words open the most popular novel by Daphne du Maurier, the story of an intense romance set in a mysterious house in Cornwall. Its unforgettable atmosphere and tension has transforme

Du Maurier, Daphne, Fielding, Emma

Rosie Effect

The Rosie Project was an international publishing phenomenon, with more than a million copies sold in over forty countries around the world. Now Graeme Simsion returns with the highly anticipated sequel, The Rosie Effect. Don Tillman and Rosie

Simison, Graeme, O'Grady, Dan

Secret Keeper

1959 England. Laurel Nicolson is sixteen years old, dreaming alone in her childhood tree house during a family celebration at their home, Green Acres Farm. She spies a stranger coming up the long road to the farm and then observes her mother, D

Morton, Kate (Barrister), Lee, Caroline

Sense of an Ending

The powerful, unsettling and beautifully crafted novel from one of England's greatest contemporary writers ...Tony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry and book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less sixth form

Barnes, Julian, Morant, Richard

Shorter History of Australia

After a lifetime of research and debate on Australian and international history, Geoffrey Blainey is well-placed to introduce us to the people who have played a part and to guide us through the events which have created the Australian identity:

Blainey, Geoffrey, Bower, Humphrey

Sign of Four Audio

"The Sign of Four, Arthur Conan Doyle's second novel about the exploits of Sherlock Holmes, first appeared in England and the U.S. in "Lippincott Magazinein February 1890. "The Sign of Fourbrings Mary Morstan, a beautiful young governess, to th


Signature Of All Things

Elizabeth Gilbert's first novel in twelve years is an extraordinary story of botany, exploration and desire, spanning across 19th century. Set in the 19th century, The Signature of All Things follows the fortunes of the brilliant Alma Whittake

Gilbert, Elizabeth, Stevenson, Juliet

Silas Marner Audio

This is an enchanting tale of guilt and innocence and the redemptive power of love. It is read by Andrew Sachs.

Sachs, Andrew

Silent Kill

When Cliff Hardy signs on as a bodyguard for charismatic populist Rory O'Hara, who is about to embark on a campaign of social and political renewal, it looks like a tricky job; O'Hara has enemies. Sure enough, a murder and a kidnapping soon cau

Corris, Peter, Marnika, Dino

Silk Road

Vienna Boys Choir

Speaking Out

A short, accessible and practical handbook for women on speaking out safely and confidently. Worldwide, less than one out of every four people we hear or read about in the media is female; in Australia men outnumber women in parliament by more

Moss, Tara, Moss, Tara


In 1989, the Berlin Wall fell; shortly afterwards the two Germanies reunited. Anna Funder tells extraordinary tales from the underbelly of the former East Germany...In a country where the headquarters of the secret police could become a museum

Funder, Anna, Fairman, Denica

Stephen Fry In His Own Words
125(Ht mm) 145(Wdt mm)

These compelling interviews with the celebrated writer, presenter and polymath illustrate in his own words - the beliefs and aspirations that have shaped him. The archive covers his upbringing, a time when Stephen admits


This House of Grief

This House of Grief is a heartbreaking and unputdownable book by one of Australia's most admired writers. Anyone can see the place where the children died. You take the Princes Highway past Geelong, and keep going west in the direction of Colac

Garner, Helen, Hood, Kate

Tiny Bit Marvellous Audio

Everyone hates the perfect family. So you'll love the Battles. Mo is about to hit the big 50, and some uncomfortable truths are becoming quite apparent: She doesn't understand either of her teenage kids, which as a child psychologist, is fairly

French, Dawn

Unfinished Clue

A houseful of people he loathes is not Sir Arthur's worst problem ...It should have been a lovely English country-house weekend. But the unfortunate guest list is enough to exasperate a saint, and the host, Sir Arthur Billington-Smith, is an ab

Heyer, Georgette, Birve, Ulli

Week in December Audio

"A Week in December" is Sebastian Faulks' first wholly contemporary novel. Set in London, it's a brilliant social satire, structured like a thriller, that takes place over the course of a single week at the end of 2007. It brings toge

Faulks, Sebastian

Why Shoot A Butler?

Every family has secrets, but the Fountains' are turning deadly ...On a dark night, along a lonely country road, barrister Frank Amberley stops to help a young lady in distress and discovers a sports car with a corpse behind the wheel. The girl

Heyer, Georgette, Birve, Ulli


A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven-hundred-mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe - and built her back up again. At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake

Strayed, Cheryl, Lefkow, Laurel