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Chivers Audio Books

Overview
Works: 382 works in 410 publications in 1 language and 10,125 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Love stories  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PZ7.C677475, 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 192 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 126 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 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What exactly is the Pacific Rim? Michael Palin undertakes a one-of-a-kind journey to answer this and innumerable other questions
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 112 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
Original sin by P. D James( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 103 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 )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 101 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
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 99 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
An infamous army by Georgette Heyer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 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 )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 97 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 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love turning in on itself and the violence and misery that result from thwarted longing
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Recording )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of two cities--including a doctor, his devoted daughter, the young French aristocrat she loves, and their English friend--are swept into the tide of the French Revolution
Eagle in the sky by Wilbur A Smith( Recording )

in English and held by 95 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 93 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
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 91 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
Emperor the gods of war by Conn Iggulden( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 91 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 Three daughters of China by Jung Chang( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 88 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
Cause for concern by Margaret Yorke( Recording )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 84 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?
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 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Cadfael searches for a hostage of war, who is his secret son, and attempts to save his brother-in-law from a murder
A damsel in distress by P. G Wodehouse( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strange things are happening at Belpher Castle as the Earl's sister tries to pair off her stepson and niece. Her niece has other plans in mind, though. For she is more interested in Geoffrey Raymond and must get the unacceptable composer George Bevan off her back
 
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A passage to IndiaFull circlePride and prejudiceBrideshead revisitedA tale of two citiesThe stately home murderJane EyreWild swans Three daughters of China