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    • The Gown

    • A Novel of the Royal Wedding
    • Written by: Jennifer Robson
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From the internationally best-selling author of Somewhere in France comes an enthralling historical novel about one of the most famous wedding dresses of the 20th century - Queen Elizabeth’s wedding gown - and the fascinating women who made it. 

    Price: CDN$ 38.59

    • The Little Shop of Found Things: A Novel

    • Found Things, Book 1
    • Written by: Paula Brackston
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Xanthe has always had an affinity with some of the antiques she finds. When she touches them, she can sense something of the past they come from and the stories they hold. When she has an intense connection to a beautiful silver chatelaine, she has to know more. It is while she’s examining the chatelaine that she’s transported back to the 17th century, where it has its origins. She discovers there is an injustice in its history. The spirit that inhabits her new home confronts her and charges her with saving her daughter’s life, threatening to take Flora’s if she fails. 

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    • Enchanting

    • By Karen on 2019-01-07

    Price: CDN$ 31.97

    • The Witch's Daughter

    • Written by: Paula Brackston
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 13 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the spring of 1628, the Witchfinder of Wessex finds himself a true Witch. As Bess Hawksmith watches her mother swing from the Hanging Tree she knows that only one man can save her from the same fate at the hands of the panicked mob: the Warlock Gideon Masters, and his Book of Shadows. Secluded at his cottage in the woods, Gideon instructs Bess in the Craft, awakening formidable powers she didn’t know she had and making her immortal. She couldn't have foreseen that even now, centuries later, he would be hunting her across time, determined to claim payment for saving her life.

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    • Phenomenal story

    • By Sarah B on 2018-09-19

    Price: CDN$ 37.50

    • The Silence

    • Written by: Tim Lebbon
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin, Ralph Lister
    • Length: 11 hrs and 31 mins
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    In the darkness of a vast cave system, cut off from the world for millennia, blind creatures hunt by sound. Then there is light, there are voices, and they feed. Swarming from their prison, they multiply and thrive. To scream, even to whisper, is to summon death. Deaf for many years, Ally knows how to live in silence. Now, it is her family's only chance of survival. They must leave their home, shun others, and find a remote haven where they can sit out the plague. But will it ever end? And what kind of world will be left?

    Price: CDN$ 20.14

    • Lamp Black, Wolf Grey

    • A Novel
    • Written by: Paula Brackston
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Artist Laura Matthews finds her new home in the Welsh mountains to be a place so charged with tales and legends that she is able to reach through the gossamer-fine veil that separates her own world from that of myth and fable. She and her husband, Dan, have given up their city life and moved to Blaencwm, an ancient longhouse high in the hills. Here, she hopes that the wild beauty will inspire her to produce her best art and will give her the baby they have longed for.

    Price: CDN$ 31.97

    • For the Sake of the Game

    • Stories Inspired by the Sherlock Holmes Canon
    • Written by: Laurie R. King - editor, Leslie S. Klinger - editor, Peter S. Beagle, and others
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner, Simon Vance, Derek Perkins, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
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    For the Sake of the Game is the latest volume in the award-winning series from New York Times best-selling editors Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger, with stories of Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson, and friends in a variety of eras and forms. King and Klinger have a simple formula: Ask some of the world's greatest writers-regardless of genre - to be inspired by the stories of Arthur Conan Doyle. The results are surprising and joyous. 

    Price: CDN$ 30.67

    • Mary B: A Novel

    • An Untold Story of Pride and Prejudice
    • Written by: Katherine J. Chen
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 43 mins
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    What is to be done with Mary Bennet? She possesses neither the beauty of her eldest sister, Jane, nor the high-spirited wit of second-born Lizzy. Even compared to her frivolous younger siblings, Kitty and Lydia, Mary knows she is lacking in the ways that matter for single, not-so-well-to-do women in nineteenth-century England who must secure their futures through the finding of a husband. As her sisters wed one by one, Mary pictures herself growing old, a spinster with no estate to run or children to mind, dependent on the charity of others.

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • House of Gold

    • Written by: Natasha Solomons
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 15 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Vienna, 1911. Greta Goldbaum, 21, moves to England to wed Albert, a distant cousin. The marriage is not a success. Yet, when Albert's mother gives Greta a garden, things at Temple Court begin to change. First, Greta falls in love with her garden, then with England, and finally with her husband. But when World War I sends both Albert and Greta's beloved brother, Otto, to the front lines - one to fight for the Allies, one to fight for the Central Powers - Greta must choose: the family she's created or the one she was forced to leave behind.

    Price: CDN$ 39.48

    • Nottingham

    • Written by: Nathan Makaryk
    • Narrated by: Raphael Corkhill, Marisa Calin
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    No king. No rules. England, 1191. King Richard is half a world away, fighting for God and his own ambition. Back home, his country languishes, bankrupt and on the verge of anarchy. People with power are running unchecked. People without are growing angry. And in Nottingham, one of the largest shires in England, the sheriff seems intent on doing nothing about it. As the leaves turn gold in the Sherwood Forest, the lives of six people become intertwined. And a strange story begins to spread.

    Price: CDN$ 35.08

    • The Crime of Miss Oyster Brown and Other Stories

    • Written by: Peter Lovesey
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance, Kate Reading, Marisa Calin, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
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    This is collection of 18 crime stories with a diverse range of characters and scenarios, from guilt-ridden fraudsters to lovesick murderers.

    Price: CDN$ 22.76

    • The Blue Bath

    • Written by: Mary Waters-Sayer
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
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    Kat Lind, an American expatriate living in London with her entrepreneur husband and their young son, attends an opening at a prestigious Mayfair art gallery and is astonished to find her own face on the walls. The portraits are evidence of a long-ago love affair with the artist, Daniel Blake. Unbeknownst to her, he has continued to paint her ever since. Kat is seduced by her reflection on canvas, and when Daniel appears in London, she finds herself drawn back into the sins and solace of a past that suddenly no longer seems so far away.

    Price: CDN$ 26.25

    • The Other Me

    • Written by: Saskia Sarginson
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin, Robert Fass
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
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    Sometimes it is the people we think we know the best who surprise us the most. London, 1986: Klaudia is about to start high school. She's embarrassed by her German father - he's the janitor at her school; he has a funny accent and a limp. And when the kids at school taunt her by saying he was a Nazi during the war, she can't dispute them with confidence. She's never known exactly what he may or may not have done during the war.

    Price: CDN$ 28.75

    • Dear George, Dear Mary

    • A Novel of George Washington's First Love
    • Written by: Mary Calvi
    • Narrated by: Marisa Calin, Raphael Corkhill
    • Length: 11 hrs
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    Did unrequited love spark a flame that ignited a cause that became the American Revolution? Never before has this story about George Washington been told. Crafted from hundreds of letters, witness accounts, and journal entries, Dear George, Dear Mary explores George’s relationship with his first love, New York heiress Mary Philipse, the richest belle in Colonial America.   

    Price: CDN$ 40.34