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The Classic Continental Traveler's Compani...

Even if the act of travel has been transformed beyond recognition in a mere decade or two, how much has actually changed in our favorite destinations in the past two hundred years? Listeners are invited...

Written By Charles Dickens Washington Irving Mark Twain and more    Read By Scott Brick Gabrielle de Cuir Don Schlossman and Michael York


What If? Part 1: Reshaping the 20th Century

What if Hitler had won the war, if Japan had another sneak attack, or if the cold war turned hot? What If? provides a fascinating new perspective on history's most pivotal events. Featuring today's fo...

Written By Stephen E. Ambrose John Keegan and more    Read By John Cunningham and Janet Zarish


A Picture of Britain

Accompanying a major BBC1 series presented by David Dimbleby, and an exhibition at Tate Britain, A Picture of Britain is a celebration of the British landscape and the art it has inspired, from Consta...

Written By David Dimbleby with David Blaney Brown Richard Humphreys and more    Read By David Dimbleby David Blaney Brown Richard Humphreys and Christine Riding


Classic Crime Short Stories

Discover a world of heroes and villains, suspense and intrigue. This riveting and comprehensive collection brings together some of the best crime writing of all time. Ruth Rendell and Frances Hegarty sp...

Written By Ruth Rendell Graham Greene G.K. Chesterton and more    Read By Jack Shepherd and Patrick Malahide


Best of Women's Short Stories

This selection of stories explores the many experiences and complexities of womanhood; sometimes joyful, sometimes sad. This collection includes "Ladies in Lavender" by William J. Locke, the inspiration...

Written By William J. Locke Edith Wharton and more    Read By Harriet Walter


Classic Detective Stories

This collection features some of the greatest fictional detectives ever, including: Sherlock Holmes, Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond, Father Brown, Morris Klaw, and Inspector Morse, amongst others. Reader Edwar...

Written By Arthur Conan Doyle Colin Dexter and more    Read By Edward Hardwicke


Have You Heard the One About: Volume 1

Have you heard the story about the day Dickie Bird was invited to lunch with the Queen? Or the one about Brian Johnston when he joined the Grenadier Guards? Here is a non-stop feast of jokes, anecdotes...

Written By Brian Johnston Dickie Bird Jon Pertwee and more    Read By Brian Johnston Dickie Bird Jon Pertwee and more


Football Heroes

Relive the highs (and the lows!) from fifty years of English football as recalled by some of the game's all-time great players, managers and commentators. 1. Stanley Matthews: The Matthews FA Cup Final,...

Written By Bobby Robson Alan Shearer Alex Ferguson and more    Read By Sean Bean Nobby Stiles Christian Rodska and more


Have You Heard the One About: Volume 2

Have you heard the story about Alan Titchmarsh in the flower bed with Charlie Dimmock? Or Hinge & Bracket at the Edinburgh Festival? Or Richard Digance on his first date? Here is another non-stop feast ...

Written By Alan Titchmarsh Richard Digance Donald Sinden and more    Read By Alan Titchmarsh Richard Digance Donald Sinden and more


Murder Most Foul, Volume 1

This collection of classic crime short fiction includes: "Bluebeard's Bathtub" by Margery Allingham; "Who Killed Zebedee?" by Wilkie Collins; "An Alpine Divorce" by Robert Barr; and "The Speckled Band" ...

Written By Wilkie Collins Robert Barr and more    Read By Derek Jacobi Brian Cox and more