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The Sins of the Father

The Sins of the Father

by Jeffrey Archer

With war between Britian and Germany on the immediate horizon, Harry Clifton has joined the merchant marines to escape long buried family secrets that have just come to light. And it isn't long before war is upon them. On the very day that Britain dec...

Narrator: Alex Jennings
Published: 05/08/2012
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Only Time Will Tell

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 e...

The Clifton Chronicles
Narrator: Roger Allam
Published: 08/30/2011
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Best Kept Secret

Best Kept Secret

by Jeffrey Archer

New York Times bestseller Jeffrey Archer continues his beloved Clifton Chronicle series as Harry and Emma finally begin building a happy life—but a dangerous family enemy is about to resurfaceBest Kept Secret opens a moment after th...

The Clifton Chronicles
Narrator: Alex Jennings
Published: 04/30/2013
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This Was a Man

This Was a Man

by Jeffrey Archer

This Was a Man opens with a shot being fired, but who pulled the trigger, and who lives and who dies? In Whitehall, Giles Barrington discovers the truth about his wife Karin from the Cabinet Secretary. Is she a spy or a pawn in a larger game?Harry Cli...

The Clifton Chronicles #7
Narrator: Alex Jennings
Published: 11/08/2016
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South of Broad

South of Broad

by Pat Conroy

PrologueThe Mansion on the RiverIt was my father who called the city the Mansion on the River. He was talking about Charleston, South Carolina, and he was a native son, peacock proud of a town so pretty it makes your eyes ache with pleasure just to wa...

Narrator: Mark Deakins
Published: 08/11/2009
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The Godfather Returns

The Godfather Returns

by Mark Winegardner

Mark Winegarner received a master of fine arts degree in fiction writing from George Mason University and published his first book at age twenty-six, while still in graduate school. His books have been chosen as among the best of the year by The New Y...

Narrator: Scott Brick,Joe Gr...
Published: 11/16/2004
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Secret Brother

Secret Brother

by V.C. Andrews

The new novel from the author of Flowers in the Attic and Petals on the Wind—both now major Lifetime movie events.A young boy suffers amnesia from a trauma he suffered in what feels like must have been another life. He’s adopted into a wea...

Narrator: Charlotte Penfield...
Published: 05/26/2015
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Song of the Spirits

Song of the Spirits

by Sarah Lark

“Lark recounts…the sometimes peaceful, sometimes uneasy relationship between the Maori natives and the pakeha—the colonists. And the land, which can be rocky and formidable and also breathtakingly beautiful, is as much a character as...

In the Land of the Long White Cloud Saga #2
Narrator: Anne Flosnik
Published: 08/20/2013
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Kane and Abel

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 dream....

Narrator: Jason Culp,Jeff Ha...
Published: 11/03/2009
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The Color Purple

The Color Purple

by Alice Walker

Celie is a poor black woman whose letters tell the story of 20 years of her life, beginning at age 14 when she is being abused and raped by her father and attempting to protect her sister from the same fate, and continuing over the course of her marri...

Narrator: Alice Walker
Published: 04/02/2010
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Consequences

Consequences

by Penelope Lively

Consequences is a love-story-times-three that opens on the eve of the Second World War, with a chance meeting in St. James's Park, London. Told in Lively's incomparable prose, it is a powerful story of growth, death, and rebirth and a study of the pre...

Narrator: Josephine Bailey
Published: 08/20/2007
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The Divide

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, a...

Narrator: Scott Brick
Published: 09/22/2005
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Broken Glass

Broken Glass

by V.C. Andrews

This second gothic novel in the dark Mirror Sisters trilogy features continues the tale of sisterly love at its absolute worst—from the legendary New York Times bestselling author of Flowers in the Attic and My Sweet Audrina series (now Lifetime...

Narrator: Rebekkah Ross
Published: 02/28/2017
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Mireille

Mireille

by Molly Cochran

Near the end of World War II, seventeen-year-old Mireille de Jouarre flees the home of her stepfather, a Nazi collaborator and abusive drunk. She finds shelter with her childhood friend Stefan, and the two fall deeply in love. But as the fighting esca...

Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith...
Published: 06/09/2015
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Light a Penny Candle

Light a Penny Candle

by Maeve Binchy

Born in Dublin, Maeve Binchy is the author of five collections of short stories and twelve novels including Circle of Friends, Light a Penny Candle, Tara Road, The Copper Beech, Evening Class and The Glass Lake.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Narrator: Kate Binchy
Published: 07/04/2000
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Family Tree

Family Tree

by Barbara Delinsky

“The old and illustrious New England Clarke family has a new member and she is not what the family envisioned. Elizabeth Clarke, a beautiful daughter born to Hugh and Dana, possesses definite African-American traits, leaving the parents puzzled ...

Narrator: Karen White,Becket...
Published: 02/06/2007
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Call of the Kiwi

Call of the Kiwi

by Sarah Lark

In the exhilarating conclusion to the internationally bestselling In the Land of the Long White Cloud trilogy, the spirited Warden and McKenzie clan continues its trials—and triumphs—in New Zealand and beyond.The great-granddaughter of Gwy...

In the Land of the Long White Cloud Saga #3
Narrator: Anne Flosnik
Published: 05/20/2014
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Those Who Save Us

Those Who Save Us

by Jenna Blum

Haunted by an old family photo of her mother and a high-ranking Nazi officer, historian Trudy Swenson begins to dig deep into the past to uncover the wartime experiences her mother refuses to talk about. Author Jenna Blum has worked for Steven Spielbe...

Narrator: Suzanne Toren
Published: 06/09/2008
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Rapture of Canaan

Rapture of Canaan

by Sheri Reynolds

Unabridged, Digital Only, 3 hours Read by Melissa J. Hayden "Folksy lyricism...a colorful supporting cast...a fresh story. As they say in church, 'Hallelujah'." (Los Angeles Times Book Review)

Narrator: Melissa Hayden
Published: 04/16/2009
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The Traveler

The Traveler

by John Twelve Hawks

“This novel’s a stunner. . . . You won’t want to put the book down.” –People“The stuff that first-rate high-tech paranoid-schizophrenic thrillers are made of.” –Time“A fearless, brilliant action he...

Narrator: Scott Brick,David ...
Published: 06/28/2005
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Instructions for a Heatwave

Instructions for a Heatwave

by Maggie O'Farrell

Born in Northern Ireland in 1972, Maggie O'Farrell grew up in Wales and Scotland and now lives in London. She has worked as a waitress, chambermaid, bike messenger, teacher, arts administrator, and journalist in Hong Kong and London, and as the deputy...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 06/18/2013
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Fall on Your Knees

Fall on Your Knees

by Ann-Marie MacDonald

The Piper family is steeped in secrets, lies, and unspoken truths. At the eye of the storm is one secret that threatens to shake their lives even to destroy them. Set on stormy Cape Breton Island off Nova Scotia, Fall on Your Knees is an international...

Narrator: Nikki James
Published: 06/09/2006
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Maine

Maine

by J. Courtney Sullivan

J. Courtney Sullivan is the author of the New York Times best-selling novel Commencement. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times Book Review, the Chicago Tribune, New York, Elle, Glamour, Allure, and Men’s Vogue, among others. She lives ...

Narrator: Ann Marie Lee
Published: 06/14/2011
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The Ravenscar Dynasty

The Ravenscar Dynasty

by Barbara Taylor Bradford...

Barbara Taylor Bradford introduced the illustrious Harte family in her blockbuster A Woman of Substance. Now she has created an unforgettable new dynasty: the Deravenels. On a bitterly cold day in 1904, the Deravenel family's future changes forever....

Narrator: Ric Jerrom
Published: 12/26/2006
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All That Is

All That Is

by James Salter

An extraordinary literary event, a major new novel by the PEN/Faulkner winner and acclaimed master, here is a sweeping, seductive, deeply moving story set in the years after World War II. After his experiences as a young naval officer in battles off ...

Narrator: Joe Barrett
Published: 05/01/2013
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Lucia Lucia

Lucia, Lucia

by Adriana Trigiani

It is 1950 in glittering, vibrant New York City. Lucia Sartori is the beautiful twenty-five-year-old daughter of a prosperous Italian grocer in Greenwich Village. The postwar boom is ripe with opportunities for talented girls with ambition, and Lucia ...

Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 04/10/2003
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The Deepest Secret

The Deepest Secret

by Carla Buckley

Carla Buckley is the author of The Deepest Secret, Invisible, and The Things That Keep Us Here, which was nominated for a Thriller Award as a best first novel and the Ohioana Book Award for fiction. She is a graduate of Oberlin College and the Wharton...

Narrator: Kirsten Potter
Published: 02/04/2014
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The Last Breath

The Last Breath

by Kimberly Belle

From a remarkable new voice in suspenseful women's fiction comes an emotionally searing drama about a woman who risks her life to discover the devastating truth about her family.…Humanitarian aid worker Gia Andrews chases disasters around the gl...

Narrator: Mary Robinette Kow...
Published: 09/30/2014
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Christophers Diary Secrets of Foxworth

Christopher's Diary: Secrets of F...

by V.C. Andrews

A new work from the legendary author of Flowers in the Attic, which is a new Lifetime TV movie.

Narrator: Rebekkah Ross
Published: 10/28/2014
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Christophers Diary Echoes of Dollanganger

Christopher's Diary: Echoes of Do...

by V.C. Andrews

A new novel from V.C. Andrews, the legendary author of Flowers in the Attic-now a hit Lifetime TV movie!

Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 01/27/2015
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Sages Eyes

Sage's Eyes

by V.C. Andrews

Serenity knows things that other teenagers don't. She knows things that no adult could know. But she has no idea how. At 16, she's growing into a woman under the strict and watchful eyes of her adoptive parents. They're dismissive of her strange knowl...

Narrator: Rebekkah Ross
Published: 01/26/2016
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An Act of Love

An Act of Love

by Nancy Thayer

Reminiscent of Judith Guest's Ordinary People, this novel is a deeply moving portrait of a family torn apart by a search for truth. Deftly capturing both the comfort and security of family bonds and the pain when these bonds are assaulted, Nancy Thaye...

Narrator: Barbara Caruso
Published: 03/15/2010
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The Prodigal Daughter

The Prodigal Daughter

by Jeffrey Archer

Florentyna Kane inherited a vast hotel empire from her father, but his greatest gift to her was a love of America. She knew from childhood that it was a debt she would someday try to repay by running for the highest political office in the country. Al...

Narrator: Lorelei King
Published: 07/01/2004
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Being Elizabeth

Being Elizabeth

by Barbara Taylor Bradford...

From the storytelling magic of Barbara Taylor Bradford comes a modern retelling of the drama and intrigue surrounding the 16th-century Queen Elizabeth.Instead of England, the throne is the business empire of the Deravenels. And this Elizabeth is the m...

Narrator: Katherine Kellgren...
Published: 08/01/2008
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The Heir

The Heir

by Barbara Taylor Bradford...

At the age of thirty-three, Edward Deravenel, having survived harrowing years of betrayal, threats from ruthless enemies, countless lovers, and a war that ravaged his country, is finally king of his company. It's 1918, an influenza pandemic is sweepin...

Narrator: John Lee
Published: 10/30/2007
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Carry Me Home

Carry Me Home

by Sandra Kring

Chapter OneJimmy stands out by the oak tree next to the garage. He's turning in circles, all skittery-like. From my bedroom window I see the orange dot from his cigarette making streaks as he turns. I know if I don't hurry and get down there, he's gon...

Narrator: Kirby Heyborne
Published: 08/30/2004
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First Among Equals

First Among Equals

by Jeffrey Archer

In Jeffrey Archer's First Among Equals, Charles Seymour, second-born son, will never be the earl like his father, but he did inherit his mother's strength-and the will to realize his destiny...Simon Kerslake's father sacrificed everything to make sure...

Narrator: John Lee,Martin Ja...
Published: 08/12/2014
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The Keepers Son

The Keeper's Son

by Homer Hickam

On the outer banks of the Carolinas in 1941, fishermen and a few lonely sailors constitute the human population. Dominating the rough yet beautiful landscape is the majestic Killakeet Lighthouse, run for generations by the Thurlow family. But Josh Thu...

Narrator: Michael Kramer,Mit...
Published: 06/03/2003
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The OBriens

The O'Briens

by Peter Behrens

Peter’s eagerly awaited second novel is The O’Briens. In the character of Joe O’Brien—ambitious railroad magnate and industrialist, fiercely loyal family man, brooding troubled soul—he gives us one of the most compelling ...

Narrator: Paul Hecht
Published: 03/08/2012
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So Brave Young and Handsome

So Brave, Young and Handsome

by Leif Enger

Leif Enger is the author of Peace Like a River. He was raised in Osakis, Minnesota, and worked as a reporter and producer for Minnesota Public Radio for nearly twenty years. Enger lives in Minnesota with his wife and two sons. Visit his website at www...

Narrator: Dan Woren
Published: 04/22/2008
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As the Crow Flies

As the Crow Flies

by Jeffrey Archer

When Charlie Trumper inherits the barrow his grandfather used to peddle fruit and vegetables in turn-of-the-century Whitechapel, England, he inherits his enterprising spirit as well. Charlie's deeply held ambition to raise himself out of the poverty ...

Narrator: John Lee,Martin Ja...
Published: 02/17/2014
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NW

NW

by Zadie Smith

A new novel from Zadie Smith, set in Northwest London. Somewhere in Northwest London stands Caldwell housing estate, relic of 70s urban planning. Five identical blocks, deliberately named: Hobbes, Smith, Bentham, Locke, and Russell. If you grew up...

Narrator: Don Gilet
Published: 09/04/2012
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Accidental Happiness

Accidental Happiness

by Jean Reynolds Page

“Is the sailboat a good place to sleep?” Angel asked, eyes on the blue-hulled yacht in its marina slip. She leaned tight against Reese, hands pulling lightly on the gauzy material of her mother’s skirt. Reese knew she was too young t...

Narrator: Staci Snell
Published: 10/11/2004
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Mr Toppit

Mr. Toppit

by Charles Elton

And out of the Darkwood Mr. Toppit comes, and he comes not for you, or for me, but for all of us. When the Hayseed Chronicles, an obscure series of childrens books, becomes world famous, millions of readers debate the significance of that enigmatic l...

Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 11/09/2010
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Uncle Toms Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe

In the controversial and abrasive Uncle Tom's Cabin, Harriet Beecher Stowe brought the evils of slavery to the consciences and hearts of the American people through her moving portrayal of the slave experience.

Narrator: Richard Allen
Published: 12/15/2008
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Prodigal Daughter

Prodigal Daughter

by Jeffrey Archer

Master storyteller Jeffrey Archer keeps listeners hooked with The Prodigal Daughter. With a will of steel, Polish immigrant Florentyna Rosnovski is indeed Abel's daughter. She shares with her father a love of America, his ideals, and his dream for th...

Narrator: Lorelei King
Published: 08/06/2013
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This is Where We Live

This is Where We Live

by Janelle Brown

This Is Where We Live tells the story of Claudia and Jeremy, a young married couple (she’s an aspiring filmmaker, he’s an indie musician) who are on the verge of making it. Her first film was a sensation at Sundance and is about to have it...

Narrator: Phoebe Zimmermann
Published: 06/15/2010
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The Invisible Mountain

The Invisible Mountain

by Carolina De Robertis

Carolina De Robertis was raised in England, Switzerland, and California by Uruguayan parents. Her fiction and literary translations have appeared in ColorLines, The Virginia Quarterly Review, and Zoetrope: All-Story, among others. She is the recipient...

Narrator: Christine Avila
Published: 08/25/2009
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The Vagabonds

The Vagabonds

by Nicholas Delbanco

The three Saperstone siblings, who are scattered throughout the country and leading very different lives, are drawn back home to Saratoga, New York, when their mother dies. What they discover there shocks them: she has left behind a much larger estate...

Narrator: Paul Boehmer
Published: 08/05/2004
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Another Song About the King

Another Song About the King

by Kathryn Stern

"You were named for Elvis. . . .  Darlin', did you hear me? You were named for Elvis Presley. Not even your father knows that. Wouldn't you like to share a secret, just you and me?"        &#...

Narrator: Karen White
Published: 03/13/2000
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