Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger, Catherine Cookson
  • List: $14.99  |  Sale: $10.50
    Club: $7.49
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger

Author: Catherine Cookson

Narrator: Derek Perkins

Unabridged: 6 hr 34 min

Format: Digital Audiobook (DRM Protected)

Publisher: Brilliance Audio

Published: 07/13/2017

Genre: Fiction - Sagas

Synopsis

Known for the wit of her writing, in her lifetime Catherine Cookson became the UK’s most widely read novelist. When the Cookson Estate discovered the unpublished manuscript of Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger in the attic of her home, they unearthed a gem for Cookson’s many fans.Gravedigger John Gascoigne lives in Downfell Hurst with his wife, Florrie, their three children and his mother, Gran. John is a deep thinker but extremely taciturn—a man of few words and many grunts. Which is why everyone is alarmed when he’s hit on the head by a cricket ball, and it suddenly seems as if the words won’t stop. What’s more, he says he is talking to Saint Christopher—only no one else can see the saint, and they’re beginning to worry John’s not quite right in the head…Mad or not, John has some secrets he’s been keeping. But if he can’t stop talking, they won’t stay secret for long.

Recommended

Ya-Yas in Bloom, Rebecca Wells
Ya-Yas in Bloom
by Rebecca Wells

An emotionally charged addition to Rebecca Wells' award-winning bestseller Little Altars Everywhere and #1 New York Times bestseller Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Ya-Yas in Bloom reveals the roots of the Ya-Yas' friendship in the 1930s an...

Narrator: Judith Ivey
Published: 07/07/2009

Ya-Yas in Bloom, Rebecca Wells
Ya-Yas in Bloom
by Rebecca Wells

An emotionally charged addition to Rebecca Wells' award-winning bestseller Little Altars Everywhere and #1 New York Times bestseller Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Ya-Yas in Bloom reveals the roots of the Ya-Yas' friendship in the 1930s an...

Narrator: Judith Ivey
Published: 07/07/2009

Kane and Abel, Jeffrey Archer
Kane and Abel
by Jeffrey Archer

William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski, one the son of a Boston millionaire, the other a penniless polish immigrant-born on the same day near the turn of the century on opposite sides of the world-are brought together by fate and the quest of a drea...

Narrator: Jason Culp,Jeff Harding
Published: 11/03/2009

The Godfather, Mario Puzo
The Godfather
by Mario Puzo

More than forty years ago, Mario Puzo wrote his iconic portrait of the Mafia underworld as told through the fictional first family of American crime, the Corleones.The leader, Vito Corleone, is the Godfather. He is a benevolent despot who stops at n...

Narrator: Joe Mantegna
Published: 03/15/2012

The Right Time, Danielle Steel
The Right Time
by Danielle Steel

Filled with heartbreak and betrayal, triumph and fulfillment, The Right Time is an intimate, richly rewarding novel about pursuing one's passion and succeeding beyond one's wildest dreams. Abandoned by her mother at age seven, Alexandra Winslow take...

Narrator: Victor Bevine
Published: 08/29/2017

Only Time Will Tell, Jeffrey Archer
Only Time Will Tell
by Jeffrey Archer

From the internationally bestselling author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes Only Time Will Tell, the first in an ambitious new series that tells the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph.The...

Narrator: Roger Allam
Published: 08/30/2011

Kane and Abel, Jeffrey Archer
Kane and Abel
by Jeffrey Archer

William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski, one the son of a Boston millionaire, the other a penniless polish immigrant-born on the same day near the turn of the century on opposite sides of the world-are brought together by fate and the quest of a drea...

Narrator: Jason Culp,Jeff Harding
Published: 03/01/2004

Cometh the Hour, Jeffrey Archer
Cometh the Hour
by Jeffrey Archer

Cometh the Hour opens with the reading of a suicide note, which has devastating consequences for Harry and Emma Clifton, Giles Barrington and Lady Virginia.Giles must decide if he should withdraw from politics and try to rescue Karin, the woman he l...

Narrator: Alex Jennings
Published: 02/16/2016

The Divide, Nicholas Evans
The Divide
by Nicholas Evans

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HORSE WHISPERER... returns with an epic new novel of the human heart.On a Montana morning, two skiers find the body of a woman embedded in the ice of a mountain creek. She's identified as Abbie Cooper,...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 09/22/2005
{"id":"1640498","ean":"9781536631722","abr":"Unabridged","title":"Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger","subtitle":"","author":"Catherine Cookson","rating_average":"4.5","narrator":"Derek Perkins","ubr_id":"1640498","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"14.99","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"9.74","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Derek Perkins","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 8 hr ","abr_length":"Abridged: "}