Chivers Audio Books
Most widely held works by Chivers Audio Books
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
When 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 144 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 141 libraries worldwide
Original sin by P. D James ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat.
The stately home murder by Catherine Aird ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 128 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.
Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
A story about the aristocratic Catholic family of Lord Marchmain, set in the period between World War I and World War II.
Hallowe'en party by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 123 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.
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 120 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.
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Cause for concern by Margaret Yorke ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 116 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?
Eagle in the sky by Wilbur A Smith ( Recording )
in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Complete and unabridged.
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A novel about the problems of a young governess, whose love affair with her master is terminated when the terrifying mystery surrounding the upper rooms of their home is exposed.
Wuthering heights by Emily Brontë ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The story of the stormy relationship between the mysterious Heathcliff, the beautiful and stubborn Cathy, and the people who live at Wuthering Heights.
Affairs at Thrush Green by Read ( Recording )
in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
A story of the happenings in a small Cotswold community.
Wild swans Three daughters of China by Jung Chang ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 110 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.
I capture the castle by Dodie Smith ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Brother Cadfael's penance by Ellis Peters ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The Face in the cemetery by Michael Pearce ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
In 1914, Owen is given the task of rounding up enemy aliens. Proving who's German is not such an easy thing to do. Then there's the face in the cemetery.
An infamous army by Georgette Heyer ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
A damsel in distress by P. G Wodehouse ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
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