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Lee, John

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A feast for crows by George R. R Martin( Recording )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After centuries of strife, the seven powers dividing the land have worn themselves down into a stalemate. The monstrous King Joffrey is dead, and the Northern rebels are scattered. Into this blasted peace, however, come the scavengers, outlaws and renegades, who have been waiting to pick over the remnants. Daring new plots and alliances are formed, and personalities new and old have emerged from the struggle to take up new positions. It is a time for nobles and commoners, soldiers and sorcerers, assassins and sages to come together and stake their fortunes ... and their lives. They must gather the skills, power, and magic needed to prevail
Hornet flight by Ken Follett( Recording )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early days of World War II, the Germans seem to know the location of the RAF's flight paths and shoot down the British bombers. Have the Nazis developed a radar system? On a German-held Danish island, a young man makes an astonishing discovery and must deliver the truth to England in a derelict old Hornet Moth biplane
Shades of grey : [a novel] by Jasper Fforde( Recording )

12 editions published between 1009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jasper Fforde unfolds the tale of Eddie Russett, a boy living in a world without color. As he works for the Color Control Agency, the very entity that oppresses society's ability to see colors, Eddie falls in love with Jane, a girl from the unlit side of the village. However, when the two start to discuss rebelling against their oppressors, they undertake an adventure of a lifetime
Double cross : the true story of the D-Day spies by Ben Macintyre( Recording )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the spies that helped with the D-Day invasion of Normandy
Starburst by Robin Pilcher( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six different people have come to the Edinburgh International Festival to follow their dreams
A good year by Peter Mayle( Recording )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Mayle once again returns to the beautiful but complicated world of Provence, to find that the highly competitive boutique wine trade has hidden depths that cannot be hidden by the sunny grape arbors above the ground. Mayle's usual fish-out-of-water British protagonist comes to inspect a Provencal vineyard left to him by his newly-dead uncle. While handling the details of the estate, he is distracted by two gorgeous women, but not distracted enough to overlook that his caretaker desperately wants the vineyard's land. When a beautiful young Californian arrives on the scene, with both a credible claim to the vineyard and a fount of viticultural knowledge, the plot begins to twist and curve into elegant complication and release
Pompeii by Robert Harris( Recording )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineer Marius Primus, newly in charge of the Aqua Augusta, the aqueduct that brings fresh water to a quarter of a million people around the Bay of Naples, is worried. Springs are drying up, and something has damaged the Augusta's main line on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius. As he heads upslope to repair the aqueduct before the local reservoirs run dry, he is unaware he is about to witness one of the most spectacular catastrophes of ancient times
Devil may care by Sebastian Faulks( Recording )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Cold War, and follows the action of Bond across two contintents and exotic locations
A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a young Englishman who gives his life during the French Revolution to save the husband of the woman he loves
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orphan Pip inherits a mysterious fortune and comes of age as he deals with its consequences
A risk worth taking by Robin Pilcher( Recording )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the dot-com bubble burst, Dan Porter is laid off from his job and must decide what is truly important. His wife of 20 years, Jackie, a beautiful and successful managing director for a clothing designer, no longer connects with him. His teenagers Josh, Nina and Millie are distant and confusing. Jackie is tempted by the attentions of a younger man at her office, and thanks to an opportunity suggested by a magazine article, Dan finds himself contemplating a drastic change in his life
The invisible wall : [a love story that broke barriers] by Harry Bernstein( Recording )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a memoir set on the eve of World War I, the author describes growing up in a working-class town in northern England, where Jews and Christians were strictly divided, and how his sister's love for a Christian boy broke down the invisible social barrier
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens's classic morality tale of a starving orphan caught between opposing forces of good and evil is a powerful indictment of Victorian England's Poor Laws. Filled with dark humor and an unforgettable cast of characters Oliver Twist, Fagin, Nancy, Bill Sykes, and the Artful Dodger, to name a few Dickens's second novel is a compelling social satire that has remained popular since it was first serialized in 1837-39
Watchman by Ian Rankin( Recording )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Flint is low-level operative in the world of espionage, when the IRA bombs start wreaking havoc on the British mainland, and Miles finds himself with all kinds of problems. He is sent to Belfast, where he finds that his job is much more than merely watching people and his life has become a ploy in a dangerous game
Stone's fall : a novel by Iain Pears( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By 1909, John Stone had become one of the world's most powerful men, accumulating a vast fortune through financing and weapon dealing with countries around the world. However, Stone's life ended suddenly when he toppled out a window in his London estate. In this work of historical fiction that masterfully combines romance and intrigue, author Iain Pears details Stone's life in reverse chronological order, starting with his mysterious death and winding back to 1867 Vienna
Agent Zigzag : [a true story of Nazi espionage, love, and betrayal] by Ben Macintyre( Recording )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eddie Chapman was a charming criminal, a con man, and a philanderer. He was also one of the most remarkable double agents Britain has ever produced. Inside the traitor was a man of loyalty; inside the villain was a hero. The problem for Chapman, his spymasters, and his lovers was to know where one persona ended and the other began
Sacrilege : an historical thriller by S. J Parris( Recording )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping historical thriller set in sixteenth-century England and centered on the highly secretive cult of Saint Thomas Becket, the twelfth-century archbishop murdered in Canterbury Cathedral
What went wrong? : [Western impact and Middle Eastern response] by Bernard Lewis( Recording )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this intriguing volume, Bernard Lewis examines the anguished decline of the Islamic world
The city & the city by China Miéville( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York times bestselling author China Miéville delivers his most accomplished novel yet, an existential thriller set in an enthralling city that is unlike any other--real or imagined. When the body of a murdered woman is found in the extraordinary, decaying city of Beszel, somewhere at the edge of Europe, it looks like a routine case for Inspector Tyador Borlú of the Extreme Crime Squad
 
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Hornet flightShades of grey : [a novel]StarburstA good yearPompeiiDevil may careA tale of two citiesGreat expectations