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Clipper Audio (Firm)

Works: 1,025 works in 1,189 publications in 1 language and 83,349 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Juvenile works  Biographies  History  Spy fiction  Adventure stories  Psychological fiction 
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 582 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
Ten-second staircase by Christopher Fowler( )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 567 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
Dawdling by the Danube : with journeys in Bavaria and Poland by Edward Enfield( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Enfield chronicles his adventures bike-riding through Europe for his voracious and curious fans. Here he takes a jaunt--for the first time--through Germany. With his characteristic wit and charm, Enfield describes the glorious German landscape in evocative prose
Typhoon by Charles Cumming( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 551 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."--Page [4] of container
Epiphany by David Hewson( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 550 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."
Twilight hour by Carol Smith( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 548 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
A hidden life by Adèle Geras( )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 546 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 546 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 546 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
Bad behaviour by Sheila O'Flanagan( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 546 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 fiancé 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 tainted relic : an historical mystery by Medieval Murderers( )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 543 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."
The new policeman by Kate Thompson( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 527 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
The Cater Street hangman by Anne Perry( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 516 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
Everything is illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 505 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. 2002
Some hope by Edward St. Aubyn( )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 494 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 487 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 Victoria vanishes by Christopher Fowler( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 478 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
The to-do list by Mike Gayle( )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of his 36th birthday, author Mike Gayle picked up a pen and contemplated his life. He is nowhere near being an adult - even though his tenth wedding anniversary is looming and his second child is due shortly. Appalled by this lack of maturity, Mike draws up a to-do list containing every item he's been meaning to do but keeps putting off
The noble outlaw by Bernard Knight( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 474 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. Sequel to "The elixir of death", followed by "The manor of death". 2008
The good old boys by Elmer Kelton( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 472 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
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