British Literature

Agatha Christie – The Early Cases of Hercule Poirot

This collection of 25 Hercule Poirot adventures is compiled from short stories written by Agatha Christie for The Sketch magazine in 1923 from March to December. In these stories, including “The Disappearance of Mr. Davenheim”, “The Veiled Lady”, and “The Adventure of the Egyptian Tomb”, the eccentric private detective slowly and surely solves mysteries involving …

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David Marcum, Derrick Belanger, Mark Mower, Richard Paolinelli, Daniel D. Victor, S. F. Bennett, C. Edward Davis, Arthur Conan Doyle, Mark Levy, Robert Perret – Holmes Away from Home: Adventures from the Great Hiatus Volume II: 1893-1894

Sherlock Holmes! The very name of the world’s greatest detective conjures up images of Victorian London, gaslit streets, hansom cabs, and dense fogs. But there was a time, a dark three-year period, when London had to make do without Sherlock Holmes.

Jane Austen, Anna Lea – adaptation – Emma

A lush recording, featuring a full cast of A-list talent, updates Jane Austens masterwork. Emma Thompson, who wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for Sense and Sensibility, brings her empathetic intelligence and droll wit to her narration of Emma. Thompsons gifts shine alongside actors including Joanne Froggatt, Aisling Loftus, and Isabella Inchbald, who deftly voices Emma Woodhouse …

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