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Chivers Audio Books

Overview
Works: 404 works in 446 publications in 1 language and 8,483 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Romance fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks  Political fiction  Bildungsromans 
Classifications: PR4034, 823.8
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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 222 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 )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 103 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 100 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 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennett's early determination to dislike Mr. Darcy 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
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everywhere Maxim de Winter's young and frightened second wife turns, there are memories of Rebecca, his first wife. Hard as she tries to live her own life with Maxim at Manderley, it seems that the memory of Rebecca is there to live it for her.--
Hallowe'en party by Agatha Christie( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 85 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.--
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 84 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
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 81 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
Original sin by P. D James( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love turning in on itself and the violence and misery that result from thwarted longing
Affairs at Thrush Green by Read( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the happenings in a small Cotswold community
Emperor : the gods of war by Conn Iggulden( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 74 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
Eagle in the sky by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete and unabridged
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 69 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
An infamous army by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duchess of Richmond's ball - Brussels, June 15th, 1813 - the eve of Waterloo. There is still time for romance, for the lovely, shocking young widow, Lady barbara Childe, to trifle with Charles Audley, aide-de-camp to the great Duke of Wellington. At dawn the army must march, leaving a silent city of women awaiting the distant thunder of guns
Atonement by Ian McEwan( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children lost their innocence --as the sweltering summer heat bears down on the hottest day in 1935-- and their lives are changed forever
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 67 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
Brother Cadfael's penance : the twentieth chronicle of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael travels to a council to determine who will ascend the throne. He hopes for a general release of prisoners, including his own son Olivier
Songbird by Josephine Cox( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the town of Bedford, four students can hear the haunting voice of a woman singing. The beautiful melody is coming from their neighbour - a reclusive creature who never opens the door to anyone or leaves her home in daylight. Madeleine Delaney is driven by a dangerous memory that for more than twenty years has controlled her existence. Madeleine's voice and looks capture the hearts of many, but she only has eyes for Steve Drayton - a handsome but terrifying man. Then one night she witnesses a crime, and her life is changed forever. Ellen's kindness rescues Madeleine from utter devastation. But in order to survive, they must flee London, leaving behind those they dearly love - and danger follows them wherever they go
Wild swans by Jung Chang( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 62 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
 
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A passage to IndiaFull circlePride and prejudiceHallowe'en partyBrideshead revisitedA tale of two citiesThe stately home murderAtonement
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