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Above the Bay of Angels [sound recording]
Above the Bay of Angels [sound recording]
Bowen, Rhys2020
Audiobooks
Isabella Waverly only means to comfort the woman felled on a London street. In her final dying moments, she thrusts a letter into Bella's hand. It's an offer of employment in the kitchens of Buckingham Palace, and everything the budding young chef desperately wants: an escape from the constrictio...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Bloody genius [sound recording]
Bloody genius [sound recording]
Sandford, John, 1944 February 23-2020
Audiobooks
At the local state university, two feuding departments have faced off on the battleground of PC culture. Each carries their views to extremes that may seem absurd, but highly educated people of sound mind and good intentions can reasonably disagree, right? Then someone winds up dead, and Virgil F...
Blue genes [sound recording]
Blue genes [sound recording]
McDermid, Val2020
Audiobooks
Reluctantly, Kate Brannigan agrees to go undercover in an attempt to help out a friend, but soon finds her own life at risk. This is the fifth in Val McDermid's Manchester-based crime series featuring her tough-talking, kick-boxing private eye.
Buried [sound recording]
Buried [sound recording]
La Plante, Lynda2020
Audiobooks
Jack Warr is a young DC with the Metropolitan Police. Charming but aimless, Jack can't seem to find his place in the world - until he's drawn into an investigation that turns his life upside down. In the aftermath of a fire at a derelict cottage, a badly charred body is discovered, along with the...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Darkfall [sound recording]
Darkfall [sound recording]
Carmody, Isobelle2020
Audiobooks
After the death of her parents and her beloved instructor, Wind, Glynn devotes herself to the care of her sick twin sister, feeling her own life to be unimportant. One night, during a midnight swim, she is swept across the Void to the troubled watery world of Keltor, through a portal created to s...
Girls in tin hats [sound recording]
Girls in tin hats [sound recording]
Murray, Annie2020
Audiobooks
It's 1940 and Small Heath, in the heart of Birmingham, is facing the darkest days of the war. Violet Simms lives with her controlling, widowed mother who runs the local pawn shop. At just 20 years old, Violet longs for friendship, love and escape. It seems her dreams might come true until tragedy...
I survived [sound recording]
I survived [sound recording]
Cilliers, Victoria2020
Audiobooks
A chilling, eye-opening story of marriage and attempted murder, revealing the truth about a case that made headlines around the world. On Easter Sunday 2015, experienced skydiver Victoria Cilliers undertook a parachute jump, a gift from her husband, British army sergeant Emile Cilliers. Her parac...
Jane in love [sound recording]
Jane in love [sound recording]
Givney, Rachel2020
Audiobooks
At age twenty-eight, Jane Austen should be seeking a suitable husband, but all she wants to do is write. She is forced to take extreme measures in her quest to find true love - which lands her in the most extraordinary of circumstances. Magically, she finds herself in modern-day England, where ho...
Memento mori [sound recording]
Memento mori [sound recording]
Spark, Muriel2020
Audiobooks
'Remember you must die' says the telephone caller. This is the message communicated in a series of anonymous calls made to many elderly people, including Dame Lettie, a blue-blooded reformer, Godfrey, her rather irritating brother, and his once fabulous novelist wife, Charmian. But who is the cal...
Moral compass [sound recording]
Moral compass [sound recording]
Steel, Danielle2020
Audiobooks
Saint Ambrose Prep is a place where the wealthy send their children for the best possible education, with graduates who become future lawyers, politicians, filmmakers, and CEOs. Traditionally a boys-only school, Saint Ambrose has just enrolled one hundred and forty female students for the first t...
Mum & dad [sound recording]
Mum & dad [sound recording]
Trollope, Joanna2020
Audiobooks
What a mess, she thought now... what a bloody, unholy mess the whole family has got itself into. It's been 25 years since Gus and Monica left England to start a new life in Spain, building a vineyard and wine business from the ground up. However, when Gus suffers a stroke and their idyllic Medite...
Rattling the bones [sound recording]
Rattling the bones [sound recording]
Granger, Ann2020
Audiobooks
Edna, the dotty bag lady Fran Varady used to see living in a churchyard with only feral cats for company, has crossed her path again. Now Edna is staying in a hostel, spending her days roaming, as before. But Fran begins to see a method to her madness. Even though no one will believe her, she is ...
Something to talk about [sound recording]
Something to talk about [sound recording]
Johns, Rachael2020
Audiobooks
It's the opposite of love at first sight ... or is it? Dairy farmer Tabitha Cooper-Jones has a heart of gold, yet she's the eternal bridesmaid. Everyone's best mate. Despite facing some serious challenges over the years, she's built a successful ice-cream business and cafe, she's adored by her fa...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The Spitfire sisters [sound recording]
The Spitfire sisters [sound recording]
Dickinson, Margaret, 1942-2020
Audiobooks
It is the 1930s and the Maitland family have spent the years following the Great War struggling to come to terms with its catastrophic aftermath. Their hopes now lie with the next generation. When war is declared again, it is Daisy Maitland and her peers who must take up the fight for freedom. Fe...
The unknown Ajax [sound recording]
The unknown Ajax [sound recording]
Heyer, Georgette, 1902-19742020
Audiobooks
Miles from anywhere, Darracott Place is presided over by irascible Lord Darracott. The recent drowning of his eldest son has done nothing to improve his temper, for now he must send for the unknown offspring of the uncle whom the family are never permitted to mention. Yet none of that beleaguered...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
When the lion feeds [sound recording]
When the lion feeds [sound recording]
Smith, Wilbur A.2020
Audiobooks
'What is it?' Sean felt the first tingle of alarm. 'N'yoni', said Mbejane softly and Sean saw them. A dark pall, still so far off that they could not distinguish the individual birds: only a shadow, a thin dark shadow in the sky. Watching it Sean was suddenly cold in the hot noonday sun. He start...
When will there be good news? [sound recording]
When will there be good news? [sound recording]
Atkinson, Kate2020
Audiobooks
In a quiet corner of rural Devon, a six-year-old girl witnesses an appalling crime. 30 years later the man convicted of the crime is released from prison. In Edinburgh, 16-year-old Reggie, wise beyond her years, works as a nanny for a GP. But her employer has disappeared with her baby and Reggie ...
Lost roses [sound recording] : a novel
Lost roses [sound recording] : a novel
Kelly, Martha Hall2019
Audiobooks
From the author of the million-copy bestseller Lilac Girls comes Lost Roses, which once again celebrates the unbreakable bonds of women's friendship during the darkest days of history. It is 1914, and New York socialite Eliza Ferriday is thrilled to be traveling to St Petersburg with Sofya Stresh...
The war of the worlds [sound recording]
The war of the worlds [sound recording]
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-19462019
Audiobooks
This Penguin Classic is performed by the critically acclaimed actor David Harewood, one of the stars of the television series Homeland. Harewood is also known for his roles in award-winning productions The Night Manager and Blood Diamond. This definitive recording includes an Introduction by Bria...
The greatness guide [sound recording] : 101 lessons for making what's good at work and in life even better
The greatness guide [sound recording] : 101 lessons for making what's good at work and in life even better
Sharma, Robin S. (Robin Shilp), 1964-2018
Audiobooks
Each one of us is called to greatness. We can have a significant impact on the world around us-if we so choose. If you are looking to craft an extraordinary life, The Greatness Guide is the powerful and practical handbook that will inspire you. Passionate, provocative, and full of big ideas that ...
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