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Conclave

22/09/2016, €22.55
The Pope is dead. Behind the locked doors of the Sistine Chapel, one hundred and twenty Cardinals from all over the globe will cast their votes in the world s most secretive election. They are holy men. But they have ambition. And they have rivals. Over the next seventy-two hours one of them will become the most powerful spiritual figure on earth."

Midnight Line CD

Hardback, 07/11/2017, €22.55
Hang on for dear life, because Jack is back, in his twenty-second rip-roaring, breathtaking, hair-raising and spine-tingling adventure...

Five Children and it

Hardback, 07/09/2017, €12.40
On a hot, Edwardian summer's day, five children are playing in a gravel pit when they dig up something very peculiar: a furry, fat litte creature with the feet of a monkey and bat's ears! The Psammead is a magical sand fairy who has the power to grant wishes: but the children can only have one wish a day, and the wishes only last until sunset.

Into the Water

Audio Tape, 02/05/2017, €21.40
With the same propulsion that captivated millions of readers worldwide in her debut, The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins unfurls a gripping, twisting, layered story set in a small riverside town. Once again in Into The Water Hawkins demonstrates her powerful understanding of human instincts and the damage they can inflict.

Someone Like You

13/09/2012, €18.00
Presents a recording of "Someone Like You", Roald Dahl's first collection of his world famous dark and sinister adult stories. It includes stories: "Taste", "Lamb to the Slaughter", "Man from the South", "The Soldier", "My Lady Love", "My Dove", "Dip in the Pool", "Galloping Foxley", "Skin", "Poison", "The Wish", "Neck", and, "Claud's Dog".

Cold Comfort Farm

Hardback, 01/06/2017, €27.70
Strong of will and slender of ankle, 20-year-old orphan Flora Poste is blessed with every virtue save that of being able to earn her own living. Casting around for suitable relatives with whom she can make her home, Flora alights on the mysterious Starkadders and, ignoring the horrified shrieks of her friends, heads down to darkest Sussex.

snowman

05/10/2017, €22.55
The night the first snow falls a young boy wakes to find his mother gone. He walks through the silent house, but finds only wet footprints on the stairs. In the garden looms a solitary figure: a snowman bathed in cold moonlight, its black eyes glaring up at the bedroom windows. Round its neck is his mother's pink scarf.

Alan Bennett, Triple Bill

Audio Tape, 01/04/2007, €12.80
Features three Alan Bennett adaptations, first broadcast on BBC Radio 4. This title includes: "A Visit from Miss Prothero"; "Say Something Happened"; and, "Two in Torquay": A middle-aged man and a middle-aged woman engage in polite conversation in a hotel on the Cornish Riviera. But neither is quite who they appear to be. Who is deceiving whom?

To Kill A Mockingbird

Audio Tape, 24/06/2010, €27.70
Through the young eyes of Scout and Jem Finch, the author explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the thirties. This title presents a historical drama of the Great Depression and a sublime example of the Southern writing tradition.

Where My Heart Used to Beat

10/09/2015, €27.70
On a small island of France, Robert Hendricks, an English doctor who has seen the best and the worst the twentieth century had to offer, is forced to confront the events that made up his life. His host, and antagonist, is Alexander Pereira, a man whose time is running out, but who seems to know more about his guest than Hendricks himself does.