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Clipper Audio (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,006 works in 1,155 publications in 1 language and 85,221 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Spy stories  Biography  Psychological fiction  Christian fiction  Sea stories 
Classifications: PS3606.O38, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Clipper Audio (Firm)
Katherine Swynford the story of John of Gaunt and his scandalous duchess by Alison Weir ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts one of the love stories of medieval England. This is a tale of an exceptional woman, Katherine Swynford, who became first the mistress, and later the wife, of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster
The tainted relic an historical mystery by Medieval Murderers (Writers group) ( )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"July 1100 and Jerusalem has fallen to the Crusader armies. Amid the ensuing chaos a priceless holy relic is entrusted to English knight Geoffrey Mappestone. But the relic is said to be cursed, bringing death and destruction to whoever posesses it. And down the ages the relic continues to wreak its havoc."--Container
Typhoon by Joseph Conrad ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discovering a scientist who claims to have information about an elaborate terrorist attack, [MI6 agent] Lennox brings him in. But when the man is spirited away by Lennox's superiors and the CIA, it becomes clear that this man's secrets detail a plot much larger and darker than anyone can imagine"--Compact disc container
Epiphany by David Hewson ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1975, a small group of students gathers in an abandoned barn near San Francisco to indulge in LSD. But things go terribly wrong when one of them, Michael Quinn, abducts a child---and soon after a body is found."--P. [4] of container
A hidden life by Adèle Geras ( )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Members of the Barrington family are shocked at the arbitrary and vindictive nature of their wealthy matriarch's will. While the palatial home goes to her prodigal step-grandson, hardworking Louise receives onlt the copyright to her grandfather's musty novels--long out of print and never popular. When she peruses one of these volumes, she discovers stories her beloved grandfather once read to her. But as she looks more closely, Louise becomes convinced the book's Japanese POW camp episodes are more fact than fiction--and could contain clues to secrets long since hidden
Deaf sentence by David Lodge ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lodge's novel finds linguistics professor Desmond Bates forced into an early retirement by hearing loss. While at a noisy party, Bates politely says yes to a question he can't quite hear. Soon, he learns he's agreed to supervise a dangerously sexy undergrad on her suicide note research
The language of others by Clare Morrall ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jessica Fontaine has always had trouble understanding the emotions and reasoning of others. Now 40 years old, Jessica has a son who is a successful businessman and computer whiz--but won't leave the house. Exploring her past after reconnecting with her ex, Jessica finally puts the puzzle pieces together to make sense of both her life and her son's
Twilight hour by Carol Smith ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erin is just getting settled in for some peace and quiet on her forced vacation when the prevailing calm over the Dartmoor starts to crumble. Between her mysterious neighbors, a hermit known as Crazy Betty who lives in the woods and guards the land as her own, and sightings of a churchyard ghost tending its own grave, nothing is ordinary in Dartmoor. And when people start getting killed, Erin finds out that everyone seems to have something to hide, and each secret contains a motive for murder
Dawdling by the Danube with journeys in Bavaria and Poland by Edward Enfield ( )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Enfield chronicles his adventures of bike-riding through Germany with slight detours into Poland and Bavaria. He describes the German countryside from the seat of his bicycle
Ten-second staircase by Christopher Fowler ( )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A local artist is murdered by a cloak figure atop a black stallion, or so that is how it is described by the crime's only eyewitness. Senior citizens, Bryant and May launch their investigation, but before they get too far, another murder is committed and links surface between this case and that of the fabled Leicester Square vampire
Bad behaviour by Sheila O'Flanagan ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Irish gals Darcey and Nieve were best friends for a long time. And they might have remained friends if it wasn't for the horrible night when Darcey's intended fianceĢ Aidan abruptly dropped his plans to marry her. Shocking as that was, he then up and ran off to America---with Nieve in his arms."
The Cater Street hangman by Anne Perry ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ellison sisters were proper young Victorian ladies. In the foggy streets outside their peaceful home, five women were found horribly murdered. And Police Inspector Pitt found himself wondering if the Ellisons were in fact too good to be true
Some hope by Edward St. Aubyn ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some Hope traverses cultural and social landscapes that range from British manor houses to Bronx alleyways. A remarkable trilogy, it is the story of a wealthy young man who, after a horrific childhood, finds his life filled with both decadence and grace
Eminence by Morris West ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Luca Rossini was tortured during the Dirty War in Argentina and only escaped thanks to Isabel with whom he had an affair. Now a cardinal in Rome and front runner in a papal election, Rossini learns that Isabel is coming as the wife of an ambassador and bringing with her their daughter from the affair
The new policeman by Kate Thompson ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irish teenager JJ Liddy discovers that time is leaking from his world into Tir na nOg, the land of the fairies, and when he attempts to stop the leak he finds out a lot about his family history, the music that he loves, and a crime his great-grandfather may or may not have committed
Everything is illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan is a Jewish college student searching Europe for the one person he believes can explain his roots. Alex, a lover of all things American and unsurpassed butcher of the English language, is his lovable Ukrainian guide. On their quixotic quest, the two young men look for Augustine, a woman who might have saved Jonathan's grandfather from the Nazis. As past and present merge, hysterically funny moments collide with episodes of great tragedy -- and an unforgettable story of one family's extraordinary history unfolds
The good old boys by Elmer Kelton ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cowboy Hewey Calloway loves to ride the open range like a solitary sailor on an endless sea. So when barbed wire and newfangled contraptions threaten his world, he's dead-set against progress--until he meets a pretty little teacher
The noble outlaw by Bernard Knight ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a corpse disrupts school renovations in 1195, the institution's founder immediately blames an outlawed knight hiding in Dartmoor's wilds. Though the knight has reason to despise his accuser, the coroner questions the nobleman's guilt
The Victoria vanishes by Christopher Fowler ( )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One night, Arthur Bryant witnesses a drunken lady coming out of a pub. The next morning, she is found dead at the exact spot where their paths crossed. Even more disturbingly, the pub has vanished and the street has changed. Bryant is convinced that he saw them as they looked over a century before - is elderly detective losing his mind? Then it becomes clear that a number of women have met their ends in London pubs and the likeliest suspect seems to be a mental patient. But knowing who the killer is and catching him are two very different propositions. As their new team at the Peculiar Crimes Unit goes in search of a madman, the octogenarian detectives ready themselves for the pub crawl of a lifetime, and come face to face with their own mortality
Fingersmith by Sarah Waters ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphaned as an infant, Susan Trinder was raised by Mrs. Sucksby, "mother" to a host of pickpockets and con artists. To pay her debt, she joins legendary thief Gentleman in swindling an innocent woman out of her inheritence. But the two women form an unanticipated bond and the events that follow will surprise every listener
 
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