Courtney

18 livres dans la série
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When the Lion Feeds Description

It is the 1870s, and twin brothers Sean and Garrick Courtney are born into the wilds of Natal. They could not be more different, and fate, war and the jealous schemes of a woman are to drive them even further apart. But as history unfolds, a continent is awakening. And on the horizon is the promise of fortune, adventure, destiny and love.... 

When the Lion Feeds is the best-selling novel that launched Wilbur Smith's stellar career and the first in the riveting saga of the Courtney brothers.

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  • Livre 1

    • When the Lion Feeds

    • The Courtneys, Book 1
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 17 h et 3 min
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    It is the 1870s, and twin brothers Sean and Garrick Courtney are born into the wilds of Natal. They could not be more different, and fate, war and the jealous schemes of a woman are to drive them even further apart. But as history unfolds, a continent is awakening. And on the horizon is the promise of fortune, adventure, destiny and love.... When the Lion Feeds is the best-selling novel that launched Wilbur Smith's stellar career and the first in the riveting saga of the Courtney brothers.

    Prix: CDN$ 31,42

  • Livre 2

    • The Sound of Thunder

    • Courtney, Book 2
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 15 h et 58 min
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 4

    The second novel in Wilbur Smith's The Courtneys series, The Sound of Thunder is a powerful story of family tragedy set against the backdrop of the ravages of the Second Boer War. 'Only once in his life had Sean met a man whose strength matched his own - and now, again, they were pitted against each other....' Sean Courtney, impulsive adventurer of When the Lion Feeds, returns from the wildnerness a rich man - until he is robbed by the Boers of his wagons, his gold and the girl he loves.

    Prix: CDN$ 31,42

  • Livre 3

    • A Sparrow Falls

    • Courtney, Book 3
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 20 h et 32 min
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Histoire
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    From the trenches of France, General Sean Courtney comes back to fame, fortune and a seat in the government. Mark Anders, the courageous young South African whom he has come to regard as his own son, returns to nothing, his grandfather murdered and his property seized by an unknown company. At the bottom of the mystery is Sean's son Dirk, the jealous, violent and power-crazed genius whose all-consuming hatred can only end in blood.... A Sparrow Falls is the thrilling third novel in the Courtney series, continuing from When the Lion Feeds and The Sound of Thunder.

    Prix: CDN$ 35,52

  • Livre 4

    • The Burning Shore

    • The Courtney Series, Book 4
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 20 h et 18 min
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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      5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    One of the greatest fighter pilots of the Great War, Michael Courtney is saved by the French noblewoman Centaine de Thiry when he crashes near her home. Soon after, Centaine finds herself alone and carrying Michael's child and must travel across the ocean to join his family in South Africa. But no journey is ever simple, and a pregnant Centaine finds herself shipwrecked in shark-infested waters off Africa's notorious Skeleton Coast, a deadly swim away from the sun-bleached desert that will see her defenceless and alone.

    Prix: CDN$ 35,52

  • Livre 5

    • Power of the Sword

    • The Courtney Series, Book 5
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 28 h et 9 min
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    Centaine de Thiry Courtney has not only survived but thrived. A successful woman with two sons of her own: Shasa Courtney, the Courtney heir, and Manfred de la Rey, Shasa's half brother, her secret child raised solely by his father. At the time of the Great Depression, Centaine must make difficult decisions to ensure the security of her family - decisions that will affect Manfred and his father, Lothar de la Rey, a man Centaine once loved. But the world is changing, and conflicts greater than any the world has seen before are looming. 

    Prix: CDN$ 40,99

  • Livre 6

    • Rage

    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 29 h et 6 min
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    Shasa Courtney, heir to the Courtney fortunes, dreams only of uniting his divided, beloved country. Against all his principles, he allows his half brother Manfred to persuade him to join South Africa's right-wing National Party, hoping to moderate from within their dangerous policies of apartheid. But Shasa's wife is working against everything he's working for while Manfred has deadly secrets he cannot afford to be revealed, either to his family or the public who are on the brink of war.

    Prix: CDN$ 40,99

  • Livre 7

    A Time to Die
    
    
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  • Livre 8

    Golden Fox
    
    
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  • Livre 9

    Birds of Prey
    
    
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        Wilbur Smith
    
    


    
    
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  • Livre 10

    Monsoon
    
    
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        Wilbur Smith
    
    


    
    
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  • Livre 11

    Blue Horizon
    
    
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        Tim Pigott-Smith
    
    


    
    Durée: 29 h et 21 min
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  • Livre 12

    • The Triumph of the Sun

    • Courtney & Ballantyne, Book 12
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Elliot Chapman
    • Durée: 20 h et 9 min
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    In the burning heat of the Sudanese sun, the city of Khartoum is under siege from the fearsome forces of the Mahdi, the charismatic leader of those who tire of the brutal Egyptian government. In Khartoum, along with thousands of innocent citizens, are trapped the fanatical General Charles Gordon, intrepid soldier Penrod Ballantyne of the 10th Hussars, English trader Ryder Courtney and the British consul and his three beautiful daughters. 

    Prix: CDN$ 35,52

  • Livre 13

    • King of Kings

    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Elliot Chapman
    • Durée: 12 h et 59 min
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Cairo, 1887. A beautiful September day. Penrod Ballantyne and his fiancée, Amber Benbrook, stroll hand in hand. The future is theirs for the taking. But when Penrod's jealous former lover, Lady Agatha, plants doubt about his character, Amber leaves him and travels to the wilds of Abyssinia with her twin sister, Saffron, and her adventurer husband, Ryder Courtney. On a mission to establish a silver mine, they make the dangerous journey to the new capital of Addis Ababa, where they are welcomed by Menelik, the King of Kings.

    Prix: CDN$ 31,42

  • Livre 14

    • Assegai

    • Courtney - Assegai, Book 1
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 17 h et 45 min
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      5 out of 5 stars 5
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    King and country. No matter the cost. With the backing of his uncle, General Penrod Ballantyne, young Leon Courtney joins the King's Rifles of Nairobi. When he becomes discouraged by the dishonesty of army life, his uncle recruits him for a special mission - spying on the Germans in East Africa, whom the General suspects are preparing for the Kaiser's war. Posing as a professional game hunter, Leon is tasked with gathering information on one of his clients, wealthy industrialist Otto Von Meerbach.

    • Courtney - Assegai, Book 1
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 17 h et 45 min
    • Date de publication: 2018-08-28
    • 5 out of 5 stars 5 évaluations

    Prix: CDN$ 31,42

  • Livre 15

    Golden Lion
    A Novel of Heroes in a Time of War
    
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        Giles Kristian
    
    


    
    
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        Sean Barrett
    
    


    
    Durée: 12 h et 33 min
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  • Livre 16

    War Cry
    
    
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        Wilbur Smith,
    
        
            
            
                
            
        
        David Churchill
    
    


    
    
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        Sean Barrett
    
    


    
    Durée: 17 h
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  • Livre 17

    • TheTiger's Prey

    • A Novel of Adventure
    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith, Tom Harper
    • Narrateur(s): Mike Grady
    • Durée: 15 h et 16 min
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Tom Courtney, one of four sons of master mariner Sir Hal Courtney, once again sets sail on a treacherous journey that will take him across the vast reaches of the ocean and pit him against dangerous enemies in exotic destinations. But just as the winds propel his sails, passion drives his heart. Turning his ship toward the unknown, Tom Courtney will ultimately find his destiny - and lay the future for the Courtney family.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great adventure series

    • Écrit par David W. le 2018-09-14

    Prix: CDN$ 42,92

  • Livre 18

    • Courtney's War

    • Auteur(s): Wilbur Smith, David Churchill
    • Narrateur(s): Sean Barrett
    • Durée: 14 h et 33 min
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 3
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Paris, 1939. Torn apart by war, Saffron Courtney and Gerhard von Meerbach are thousands of miles apart, both struggling for their lives. Gerhard - despite his objections to the Nazi regime - is fighting for the Fatherland, hoping to one day have the opportunity to rid Germany of Hitler and his cronies. But as his unit is thrown into the hellish attrition of the Battle of Stalingrad, he knows his chances of survival are dwindling by the day....

    Prix: CDN$ 31,42