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    • Maya Angelou: The Autobiographies

    • Six BBC Radio 4 Dramatisations
    • Written by: Maya Angelou
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner, Indie Gjesdal, full cast
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
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    The books that make up the life and times of Maya Angelou are some of the best, most beautiful and haunting pieces of autobiography written. They run the gamut from life affirming to tragedy and back again with a tone that is a joyous, direct and searingly honest and are an extraordinary portrait of 20th century black America.

    Regular price: ₹752.00

    • Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and Other Lies)

    • Amazing Women on What the F-Word Means to Them
    • Written by: Scarlett Curtis
    • Narrated by: Scarlett Curtis, Nico Parker, Natasia Demetriou,
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and Other Lies) curated and read by Scarlett Curtis with a cast of fierce women. We asked 52 women: what does the F word mean to you? The result is extraordinary. Curated by journalist and activist Scarlett Curtis, with incredible pieces by Emma Watson, Zoe Sugg, Keira Knightley, Gemma Arterton, Bridget Jones (by Helen Fielding), Saoirse Ronan, Liv Little, Dolly Alderton, Karen Gillan, Alicia Garza, Jameela Jamil, Kat Dennings, Nimco Ali, Beanie Feldstein, Olivia Perez, Amika George, Evanna Lynch, Akilah Hughes and others.

    Regular price: ₹615.00

    • White Teeth

    • Written by: Zadie Smith
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner, Ray Panthaki, Lenny Henry,
    • Length: 18 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Zadie Smith's White Teeth is a classic international best seller and an unforgettable portrait of London. One of the most talked about fictional debuts ever, White Teeth is a funny, generous, big-hearted novel, adored by critics and readers alike. Dealing - among many other things - with friendship, love, war, three cultures and three families over three generations, one brown mouse and the tricky way the past has of coming back and biting you on the ankle, it is a life-affirming, riotous must-listen.

    Regular price: ₹820.00

    • Doctor Who: Twelve Angels Weeping

    • Twelve Stories of the Villains from Doctor Who
    • Written by: Dave Rudden
    • Narrated by: Dave Rudden, Nicholas Briggs, Pippa Bennett-Warner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Twelve Angels Weeping written and read by Dave Rudden, with additional narration from Pippa Bennett-Warner and Nicholas Briggs. On every planet that has existed or will exist, there is a winter.... Many of the peoples of Old Earth celebrated a winter festival. A time to huddle together against the cold; a time to celebrate being halfway out of the dark. But shadows are everywhere, and there are some corners of the universe which have bred the most terrible things, lurking in the cold between the stars. 

    Regular price: ₹683.00

    • The Brighton Mermaid

    • Written by: Dorothy Koomson
    • Narrated by: Vivienne Acheampong, Pippa Bennett-Warner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
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    Brighton Beach, 1993. Teenagers Nell and Jude find the body of a young woman, and when no one comes to claim her, she becomes known as the Brighton Mermaid. Nell is still struggling to move on when, three weeks later, Jude disappears. Twenty-five years on, Nell is forced to quit her job to find out who the Brighton Mermaid really was - and what happened to her best friend that summer. But as Nell edges closer to the truth, dangerous things start to happen. Someone seems to be watching her every move, and soon she starts to wonder who in her life she can actually trust....

    Regular price: ₹820.00

    • Scarlet Ibis

    • Written by: Gill Lewis
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 53 mins
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    Scarlet’s used to looking after her brother, Red. He’s special - different. Every night she tells him his favourite story about the day they’ll fly far away to the Caroni Swamp in Trinidad, where thousands of birds fill the sky. But when Scarlet and Red are split up and sent to live with different foster families, Scarlet knows she’s got to do whatever it takes to get her brother back....

    Regular price: ₹668.00

    • Gorilla Dawn

    • Written by: Gill Lewis
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
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    The thrilling and inspirational new story from award-winning storyteller Gill Lewis. Deep in the heart of the African jungle, a baby gorilla is captured by a group of rebel soldiers. Imara and Bobo are two children also imprisoned in the rebels' camp. When they learn that the gorilla is destined to be sold into captivity, they swear to return it to the wild before it's too late. But the consequences of getting caught are too terrible to think about.

    Regular price: ₹854.00

    • Dinner

    • A Full-Cast Production of the Acclaimed Black Comedy
    • Written by: Moira Buffini
    • Narrated by: David Hounslow, Harriet Walters, Nicholas Farrell,
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
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    A deliciously black satirical comedy about the dinner party from hell. The fastidious host, Paige, decides to throw a dinner party in honour of her husband, Lars, who is celebrating the success of his pop psychology book, Beyond Belief. She carefully plans a surprise menu that will mark the occasion and anxiously checks with the waiter she has employed to make sure that everything is perfectly prepared. Her lucky guests include a postfeminist vegetarian artist, a distinguished microbiologist, a TV journalist and an uninvited guest who ends up staying for dinner. But it soon becomes apparent that the meal may contain some rather nasty surprises....

    Regular price: ₹342.00

    • The Smoke Thieves

    • Written by: Sally Green
    • Narrated by: Charlie Anson, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Yasmin Paige,
    • Length: 13 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A princess, a traitor, a soldier, a hunter and a thief. Five teenagers with the fate of the world in their hands. Five nations destined for conflict. As alliances shift and shatter and old certainties are overturned, our five heroes find their past lives transformed and their futures inextricably linked by the unpredictable tides of magic and war. Who will rise and who will fall? And who will claim the ultimate prize?

    Regular price: ₹820.00

    • Little Leaders

    • Bold Women in Black History
    • Written by: Vashti Harrison
    • Narrated by: Nikki Amuka-Bird, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Cathy Tyson,
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
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    Debut author Vashti Harrison tells the stories of both iconic and lesser-known female figures of black history - from nurse Mary Seacole to politician Diane Abbott, mathematician Katherine Johnson and singer Shirley Bassey. Among these biographies listeners will find heroes, role models and everyday women who did extraordinary things. 

    Regular price: ₹615.00

    • The Stranger

    • Written by: Kate Riordan
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner, Hattie Morahan, Gabrielle Glaister,
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Stranger by Kate Riordan. When you're the outsider, who do you trust? Cornwall, 1940. For decades, Penhallow Hall has stood frozen in time, protecting the secrets of its isolated inhabitants. But the far corners of England are no shelter from the war, and Penhallow must finally open its doors to strangers. Three newcomers arrive, each looking to escape their past. They adjust easily to the routine - nightly blackouts, the threat of invasion - but tensions mount, and secrets are forced into the open. 

    Regular price: ₹683.00

    • Brave New World

    • A BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • Written by: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Anton Lesser, Jonathan Coy, Justin Salinger,
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
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    It's 2116, and Bernard Marx and Helmholtz Watson are token rebels in an irretrievably corrupted society where promiscuity is the norm, eugenics a respectable science, and morality turned upside down. There is no poverty, crime or sickness - but no creativity, art or culture either. Human beings are merely docile citizens: divided into castes, brainwashed and controlled by the state and dependent on the drug soma for superficial gratification.

    Regular price: ₹342.00

    • Swing Time

    • Written by: Zadie Smith
    • Narrated by: Pippa Bennett-Warner
    • Length: 13 hrs and 44 mins
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    Dazzlingly energetic and deeply human, Swing Time is a story about friendship and music and true identity, how they shape us and how we can survive them. Moving from Northwest London to West Africa, it is an exuberant dance to the music of time. Two brown girls dream of being dancers - but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, what constitutes a tribe or makes a person truly free.

    Regular price: ₹820.00

    • Doctor Who: The Day She Saved the Doctor

    • Four Stories from the TARDIS
    • Written by: Susan Calman, Jenny T. Colgan, Jacqueline Rayner,
    • Narrated by: Yasmin Paige, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Rachael Stirling,
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
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    A companion: explores time and space with the Doctor, gets into trouble with the Doctor, fights enemies with the Doctor...and - more often than not - has to save his life. Here are four fantastic new adventures with the Doctor, starring Rose, Sarah-Jane, Clara and Bill.

    Regular price: ₹478.00