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    • Elizabeth II: Life of a Monarch

    • Written by: Ruth Cowen
    • Narrated by: Jennie Bond, Tim Piggott-Smith, Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 4 hrs
    • Original Recording
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    Veteran royal broadcaster Jennie Bond explores the life of Britain's longest reigning monarch. Wife, mother and head of state, who is the real Elizabeth? What do the headlines hide? How close to reality are the television interpretations? Once a minor royal, she is now one of the most recognisable women in the world. Admired by many, she has reigned through a period of unprecedented change, steering the monarchy through the end of an empire, public scandals and private losses.

    Price: CDN$ 28.64

    • Pride and Prejudice [Audible Studios]

    • Written by: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Pride and Prejudice has delighted generations of readers with its unforgettable cast of characters, carefully choreographed plot, and a hugely entertaining view of the world and its absurdities. With the arrival of eligible young men in their neighbourhood, the lives of Mr and Mrs Bennet and their five daughters are turned inside out and upside down.

    Price: CDN$ 28.21

    • Smiley's People (Dramatised)

    • Written by: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: Simon Russell Beale, Anna Chancellor, Lindsay Duncan, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 49 mins
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    When a Russian émigré is found murdered on Hampstead Heath, Smiley is called out of retirement to exorcise some Cold War ghosts from his clandestine past. What follows is Smiley the human being at his most vulnerable and Smiley the case officer at his most brilliant; and it takes to a thrilling conclusion his career-long, serpentine battle with the enigmatic and ruthless Russian spymaster Karla.

    Price: CDN$ 17.19

    • Marrying the Mistress

    • Written by: Joanna Trollope
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Merrion Palmer has been Judge Guy Stockdale's mistress for the last seven years and his wife and two grown-up sons know absolutely nothing about her. Up until now, Guy and Merrion have enjoyed a blissfully, uncomplicated relationship in stolen moments in Merrion's flat, and to the rest of the world, Guy has played the part of model husband, father and grandfather. But now the time has come for things to change.

    Price: CDN$ 24.63

    • Brother and Sister

    • Written by: Joanna Trollope
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    We all need to know where we come from, where we belong. But for David and Nathalie, this need to know is even more urgent, since they are adopted. Brought up by the same parents but born to two different mothers, they have grown up as brother and sister, and share a fierce loyalty.Their decision, in their late thirties, to embark upon the journey to find their birth mothers is no straightforward matter.

    Price: CDN$ 26.49

    • A Dark Devotion

    • Written by: Clare Francis
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
    • Abridged
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    The Norfolk marshes. A winter storm. A woman is missing, a beautiful and virtuous woman with no enemies. Alexandra O'Neill, lawyer to petty criminals, is drawn back to the village where she grew up to help Will Dearden find his paragon of a wife. But can any wife be so perfect that she doesn't have secrets? And can a devoted husband have failed to see the truth?

    Price: CDN$ 12.42

    • Aesop: The Complete Collection

    • Written by: Aesop
    • Narrated by: Richard Briers, Jane Horrocks, Jonathan Pryce, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    40 of Aesop's tales, specially adapted for young children. Read by Richard Briers, Jane Horrocks, Jonathan Pryce, Alison Steadman, Richard E. Grant, Lindsay Duncan and Brenda Blethyn.

    Price: CDN$ 19.13

    • Piranha to Scurfy and Other Stories

    • Written by: Ruth Rendell
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A collection of nine beautifully crafted, terrifying and intriguing tales of spine-tingling psychological terror and suspense from Ruth Rendell. The title story, is about a man whose life, in a sense, is a book. Life for Ambrose Ribbon is lonely, paranoid and obsessive without his mother, yet there is one book that he associates particularly with her: Volume VIII of the Encyclopedia Britannica, Piranha to Scurfy'. It marked a very significant moment in their relationship.

    Price: CDN$ 24.63

    • Tess of the D'Urbervilles

    • Written by: Thomas Hardy
    • Narrated by: Martin Shaw, Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 22 mins
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    Tess of the D'Urbervilles is an early exercise in girl power. Tess spends her life being bullied by men and is pushed to the brink. A dramatic and tragic story, a listener cannot fail to be moved by Tess' story, which is sadly surprisingly familiar to many modern women in the world today.

    Price: CDN$ 13.66

    • Master Georgie

    • Written by: Beryl Bainbridge
    • Narrated by: David Rintoul, Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
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    The book that finally won Beryl Bainbridge a Booker prize: by popular vote the Best of Beryl. Beryl Bainbridge’s most popular novel explores the nature of love and obsession, as foster child Myrtle follows Master Georgie from the slums of 19th century Liverpool to the battlefields of the Crimea, where tragedy ensues.

    Price: CDN$ 9.55