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Chivers Audio Books

Overview
Works: 384 works in 419 publications in 1 language and 9,136 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Political fiction  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PR4034, FIC
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Most widely held works by Chivers Audio Books
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AWhen a twelve-year-old evil genius tries to restore his family fortune by capturing a fairy and demanding a ransom in gold, the fairies fight back with magic, technology, and a particularly nasty troll
A passage to India by E. M Forster( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Englishwoman travels to India to visit her fiancee and is caught between the allure of the exotic Indian lifestyle and proper upbringing
Full circle by Michael Palin( Recording )

in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palin's account of his circumnavigation of the Pacific Rim
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few readers have failed to be charmed by the witty and independent spirit of Elizabeth Bennet. Her early determination to dislike Mr. Darcy -- who is quite the most handsome and eligible bachelor in the whole of English literature -- is a misjudgement only matched in folly by Darcy's arrogant pride. Their first impressions give way to truer feelings in a comedy profoundly concerned with happiness and how it might be achieved
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brideshead Revisited tells the story of the Marckmain family, as narrated by friend Charles Ryder. Aristocratic, beautiful, and charming, the Marchmains are indeed a symbol of England and her decline; the novel a mirror of the upper-class of the 1920s and the abdication of responsibility in the 1930s
Hallowe'en party by Agatha Christie( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl boasts that she once winessed a murder, no one believes her. The girl later is found dead and Poirot must discover whether there is one murder to solve or a double murder.--
Original sin by P. D James( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Tale of Two Cities is one of Charles Dickens's most exciting novels. Set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, it tells the story of a family threatened by the terrible events of the past. Doctor Manette was wrongly imprisoned in the Bastille for eighteen years without trial by the aristocratic authorities. Finally released, he is reunited with his daughter, Lucie, who despite her French ancestry has been brought up in London. Lucie falls in love with Charles Darnay, another expatriate, who has abandoned wealth and a title in France because of his political convictions. When revolution breaks out in Paris, Darnay returns to the city to help an old family servant, but there he is arrested because of the crimes committed by his relations. His wife, Lucie, their young daughter, and her aged father follow him across the Channel, thus putting all their lives in danger." -- from the publisher
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daphne du Maurier's young heroine meets the charming Maxim de Winter and despite her youth, they marry and go to Manderley, his home in Cornwall. There, the sinister housekeeper Mrs. Danvers and the mystery she keeps alive of his first wife Rebecca -- said to have drowned at sea -- threatens to overwhelm the marriage
An infamous army by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the beautiful and outrageous Lady Barbara Childe meets Charles Audley her joie de vivre knows no bounds -- until the eve of the fateful Battle of Waterloo
Affairs at Thrush Green by Read( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the happenings in a small Cotswold community
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love turning in on itself and the violence and misery that result from thwarted longing
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a stately manor home, open for public tours, a young boy lifts the helmet on a suit of armor and finds a human face staring back at him! Detective C.D. Sloan and his wisecracking sidekick, Crosby, must figure out who stashed the body and why
Eagle in the sky by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete and unabridged
The gods of war by Conn Iggulden( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caesar must fight his toughest battle year - with Rome itself. Julius Caesar, fresh from triumph in Britain and Gaul, is marching on Rome with his legions of hardened veterans. His goal: to unseat Pompey, now dictator of the Empire. But waging war on your own people is never easy. And even after the city itself is taken and Julius, Brutus, Mark Antony and Octavian re-enter in triumph, there are many battles left to fight. For across the Empire there are legions loyal to Pompey. How ill Caesar prevail? And at what cost?--Container
Wild swans by Jung Chang( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of three generations of women in a Chinese family and mirrors the tumultuous history of twentieth-century China. Jung Chang's grandmother was born into the feudal China of 1909. Her feet were bound and at the age of 15 she was given to a warlord general as a concubine. Her daughter grew up in occupied Manchuria and became active in the underground Nationalist movement. Jung Chang herself became a Red Guard but eventually came to question Mao -- a step which was to have momentous consequences for her and her family."--Container
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early nineteenth-century England, an orphaned young woman accepts employment as a governess and soon finds herself in love with her employer, who has a terrible secret
Atonement by Ian McEwan( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1935, 13-year-old Briony Tallis wildly misinterprets the relationship between her sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner, childhood friends home from Cambridge. So when her young cousin is assaulted, Briony gives in to her hyperactive imagination and blames the atrocity on Robbie. It is a terrible decision that alters lives and fills Briony with an everlasting sense of guilt
Keeping the dead by Tess Gerritsen( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's Pilgrim Hospital's most unusual patient, and a media circus is gathered to record every minute of her visit to the x-ray deparment. Among those gathered is forensic pathologist Maura Isles, because the patient being scanned is a mummy and has probably been dead for centuries. But as the CT scan proceeds, everyone gasps in horror as an image of a bullet is revealed. Detective Jane Rizzoli is called in, and when the preserved body of a second victim is found it becomes clear that a maniac is at large
Cause for concern by Margaret Yorke( Recording )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan lives in fear of her middle-aged son. Why does she put up with Martin's treatment and what is the truth of the relationship between Susan & Martin?
 
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A passage to IndiaFull circlePride and prejudiceBrideshead revisitedA tale of two citiesThe stately home murderWild swansJane Eyre