Mystery & Detective - Traditional British

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The Long Way Home: A Chief Inspector ...

Louise Penny

Happily retired in the village of Three Pines, Armand Gamache, former Chief Inspector of Homicide with the Sûrete du Quebec, has found a peace he'd only imagined possible. On warm summer mornings he sits on a bench holding a small bo...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2014

The Private Patient

P. D. James

Cheverell Manor is a lovely old house in deepest Dorset, now a private clinic belonging to the famous plastic surgeon George Chandler-Powell. When investigative journalist Rhoda Gradwyn arrived there one late autumn afternoon, schedul...

Unabridged CD
Published: Nov 2008

Untitled Inspector Gamache #13: A Nov...

Louise Penny

"...the events in GLASS HOUSES challenge Gamache's conscience unlike any of the previous audiobooks, with Bathurst prying open the hero's heart and soul and laying it bare for listeners to experience at a visceral level." ― Audiofil...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2017

A Great Reckoning: A Novel

Louise Penny

When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it at first seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, the stranger it becomes.Given to Armand Gamache as a gift the first...

Unabridged CD
Published: Sep 2016

Death of a Greedy Woman (Hamish Macbe...

M. C. Beaton

A classic title from M. C. Beaton's New York Times bestselling 'Hamish Macbeth' series. Peta Gore is the bane of her friend's otherwise successful life. Maria Worth has come to hate her old friend -- a noisy, vulgar glutton. There is ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Dec 2013

Unnatural Death: A BBC Full-Cast Radi...

Dorothy L. Sayers

This full-cast dramatization is adapted by Chris Miller and produced by Simon Brett. The wealthy Agatha Dawson is dead and there are no apparent signs of foul play. Lord Peter Wimsey, however, senses that something is amiss and he ref...

Unabridged CD
Published: Nov 2010

As the Pig Turns: An Agatha Raisin My...

M. C. Beaton

Winter Parva, a traditional Cotswolds village, has decided to throw a celebratory hog roast to mark the beginning of the winter holiday festivities and Agatha Raisin has arrived with friend and rival in the sleuthing business, Toni, t...

Unabridged CD
Published: Sep 2011

Murder on the Links: A Hercule Poirot...

Agatha Christie

An urgent cry for help brings Hercule Poirot to France, but he arrives too late to save his client, whose brutally stabbed body now lies face down in a shallow grave on a golf course. But why is the dead man wearing his son's overcoat...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jan 2009

Five Little Pigs: A Hercule Poirot My...

Agatha Christie

This carefully crafted novel is perhaps the strongest proof that Agatha Christie was a gifted writer as well as a shrewd storyteller. It is the story of a woman's attempt to clear her mother's name 16 years after the mother was convic...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2004

The Mother Hunt: A Nero Wolfe Mystery...

Rex Stout

This mystery from one of America's best-loved writers features one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time--Nero Wolfe. Wolfe is an orchid-growing, gourmandizing, demanding genius who solves most cases with the able assistanc...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2009

Postern of Fate: A Tommy and Tuppence...

Agatha Christie

After closing their detective agency, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford move to the resort town of Hollowquay for their retirement - which is quickly postponed. Tuppence discovers a children's book signed with a child's name, 'Alexander Pa...

Unabridged CD
Published: Feb 2004

The Nature of the Beast: A Chief Insp...

Louise Penny

Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2015

Death of a Charming Man (Hamish Macbe...

M. C. Beaton

Now that Priscilla Halburton-Smythe has agreed to marry him, Police Sergeant Hamish Macbeth can't imagine a more perfect life. There's not much crime in his remote Scottish village of Lochdubh, nothing much at all to do but fish, drin...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jan 2014

Death of a Policeman (Hamish Macbeth)...

M. C. Beaton

Local police stations all over the Scottish Highlands are being threatened with closure. This presents the perfect opportunity for Detective Chief Inspector Blair, who would love nothing more than to get rid of Sergeant Hamish Macbet...

Unabridged CD
Published: Feb 2014

A Taste for Death: A BBC Full-Cast Ra...

P. D. James

Two bodies, their throats cut with brutal precision, lie in a waste of blood in the dingy vestry of St Matthew's Church, Paddington. One is an alcoholic tramp; the other, Sir Paul Berowne, a recently resigned Minister of the Crown. Da...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jan 2010

Detection Unlimited (Inspector Heming...

Georgette Heyer

Inspector Hemingway has his work cut out for him with ten prime suspects in the murder case of Sampson Warrenby....Slumped on a seat under an oak tree is old Sampson Warrenby, with a bullet through his head.…Everybody in the village...

Unabridged CD
Published: Feb 2015

Rescued: An Andy Carpenter Mystery (A...

David Rosenfelt

Rescued is the next audiobook in David Rosenfelt’s witty, heartfelt mystery series featuring lawyer Andy Carpenter and his faithful golden retriever, Tara.Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter is reluctant to take on any more cases. He’d ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jul 2018

Death of a Witch: A Hamish Macbeth My...

M. C. Beaton

Returning from a foreign holiday, Constable Hamish Macbeth senses a dark cloud of evil hanging over his Scottish village of Lochdubh. A newcomer, Catriona Beldame, has cast a spell over the town, and word of her magical powers spreads...

Unabridged CD
Published: Feb 2009

Strong Poison: A Lord Peter Wimsey an...

Dorothy L. Sayers

Mystery writer Harriet Vane’ s murder trial is the talk of London, and naturally, Lord Peter Wimsey is fascinated by the case. He’ s not convinced she poisoned her fiancé in the same way she offed one of the character...

Unabridged CD
Published: Sep 2007

The Secret of Chimneys (Mystery Maste...

Agatha Christie

Superintendent Battle is often given the most dangerous political cases, though his powerful physique and impassive expression often lead people to underestimate his sleuthing instincts. In The Secret of Chimneys, he is called in to i...

Unabridged CD
Published: Apr 2004

Towards Zero (Audio Editions Mystery ...

Agatha Christie

Mr. Treves, a well-known and respected criminologist, theorizes that murder mysteries are most effective when the murder takes place at the very end of the novel, at "the zero hour." Unfortunately for Mr. Treves, on this mat...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2006

The Hollow: A Hercule Poirot Mystery ...

Agatha Christie

Hercule Poirot arrives at The Hollow for a weekend luncheon just in time to see Gerda Christow standing, revolver in hand, over the body of her husband. It seems obvious that she has killed her wayward spouse, but Poirot doesn't belie...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2004

Taken at the Flood: A Hercule Poirot ...

Agatha Christie

When Rosaleen Cloade comes to sleepy Warmsley Vale to collect on her late spouse's sizable inheritance, the Cloade family — who all rely in various ways on the funds from their dear departed Uncle Gordon — have other plans for the...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jun 2006

Three Act Tragedy: A Hercule Poirot M...

Agatha Christie

The Reverend Stephen Babbington rarely partakes in alcoholic drinks, but at an exclusive gala, he decides it is appropriate to celebrate. He picks the wrong time to start sipping cocktails, though, for after just one taste, he immedia...

Unabridged CD
Published: Nov 2004

Death of Yesterday: A Hamish Macbeth ...

M. C. Beaton

When a local woman tells Sergeant Hamish Macbeth that she doesn't remember what happened the previous evening, he doesn't begin to worry. She had been out drinking, after all, and he'd prefer not to be bothered with such an arrogant a...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2013

The Return of Sherlock Holmes II: The...

Arthur Conan Doyle

A young girl is stalked by a solitary cyclist: while the 'dancing men' hieroglyphics found in Norfolk lead to a sinister connection with America. Holmes enters the murky world of high society blackmail in Charles Augustus Milverton; a...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2004

Smokescreen

Dick Francis

Edward Lincoln is a worldwide celebrity who plays impossibly daring detectives on the big screen. But in reality he is an ordinary man currently stuck in an extraordinary spot. Nerissa, his ailing godmother, has pleaded with him to ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Sep 2005

Parker Pyne Investigates

Agatha Christie

A collection of short stories featuring the redoubtable 'heart specialist', Parker Pyne. This volume, in its contemporary Agatha Christie Collection livery, perfectly illustrates Agatha Christie's critically acclaimed foray into light...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2009

The Secret Adversary: A Tommy and Tup...

Agatha Christie

Full of energy and short of funds, old chums Tommy Beresford and Tuppence Cowley decide to form the 'Young Adventurers,' and advertise themselves as willing to 'go anywhere and do anything.' Asked by a British Intelligence official to...

Unabridged CD
Published: Dec 2004

The Listerdale Mystery and Eleven Oth...

Agatha Christie

The curious disappearance of Lord Listerdale, a newlywed's fear of her ex-fiance, a strange encounter on a train, and a wild man's sudden personality change are just some of the twelve stories offered in this collection. Read by Hugh ...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jan 2006
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