List of 106 Audiobooks Read by Stephen Fry
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Can't get enough of Stephen Fry's voice? Dive into our list of audiobooks read by the famous comedian, actor, and writer.
|A Bear Called Paddington||Fiction||"A bear on Paddington Station?" said Mrs. Brown in amazement. "Don't be silly – there can't be."
The Browns first met Paddington on a railway station – Paddington station, in fact. He had traveled all the way from Darkest Peru with only a jar of marmalade, a suitcase, and his hat.
|A Boy Called Christmas||Science Fiction & Fantasy||Before there was Santa Claus, there was a young boy who believed in the impossible. In this warmhearted Christmas caper, 11-year-old Nikolas – nicknamed "Christmas" – has received only one toy in his life: a doll carved out of a turnip. But he's happy with his turnip doll, because it came from his parents, who love him.|
|A Whiff of Wilde, a Pinch of Poe, and a Frisson of Frost||Fiction||They are icons of the literary world whose soaring works have been discussed and analyzed in countless classrooms, homes, and pubs. Yet for most listeners, the living, breathing human beings behind the classics have remained unknown – until now. In this utterly captivating audiobook, Dr. Elliot Engel, a leading authority on the lives of great authors, illuminates the fascinating and flawed members of literature's elite.|
|Absolute Power||Satire||Set in the Machiavellian world of modern PR, Absolute Power introduces us to London-based "government-media relations consultancy" Prentiss McCabe, whose partners Charles Prentiss and Martin McCabe are frequently embroiled in the machinations of the British political system. Prentiss is ruthless, unscrupulous, and will go to almost any lengths to pull off a big commission, while McCabe does have a moral compass, but is too laid-back and fond of claret to use it very often.|
|Dear NHS||Essay||Curated and edited by Adam Kay (author of multi-million bestseller This Is Going to Hurt), Dear NHS features household names telling their personal stories of the health service. Contributors include Paul McCartney, Emilia Clarke, Stephen Fry, Sir Trevor McDonald, Sir Michael Palin, Naomie Harris, Dame Emma Thompson, Joanna Lumley, Miranda Hart, Ed Sheeran, David Tennant, Dame Julie Walters, Emma Watson, and many, many more.|
|Delve Special: The Complete Series 1-4||Humor||Delve Special ran for four series on BBC Radio 4 from 1984 to 1987, later transferring to TV as This Is David Lander. A parody of the popular genre of investigative reporting, it stars Stephen Fry as inept crusader David Lander, alongside some of the biggest names in comedy including Tony Robinson, Andrew Sachs, Jan Ravens, Felicity Montagu, Harry Enfield, and Dawn French.|
|Doctor Who||Science Fiction & Fantasy||The Doctor and Antimony arrive on the planet Santiny, just as it comes under attack by General Tannis and his Canisian battle fleet. Meanwhile, his other companion, Ace, finds herself under the guidance of the mysterious Casmus, who seems to foresee an important and unusual role in store for her. As the adventure lurches from Santiny to contemporary London and on to Gallifrey, it becomes clear that the Canisians' next target is to be Earth.|
|Fantastic Mr. Fox and Other Animal Stories: Includes Esio Trot, The Enormous Crocodile & The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me||Science Fiction & Fantasy||“Roald Dahl sometimes shared a tonal kinship with Ogden Nash, and he could demonstrate a verbal inventiveness nearly Seussian….[His] stories work better in audio than in print.” – The New York Times|
|Favourite Paddington Stories||Fiction||This special edition brings together three favorite classic adventures – Paddington in the Garden, Paddington at the Carnival, and Paddington and the Grand Tour.|
|Fry and Laurie Read Daudet and Jerome||Fiction||Daudet's atmospheric Letters from a Windmill, combined with Jerome K. Jerome's wonderfully idle ramblings. He was indeed the original founder of The Idler and famous for his classic novel Three Men and a Boat.|
|Fry's English Delight||Humor||Stephen Fry hosts four programs on the joys of the English language – as heard on BBC Radio 4. "Current Puns": Why does our language groan with the weight of puns? What exactly is a pun? "Metaphor": the English language is chock-full of maritime metaphors: cock up, taken aback, chip on your shoulder, and show a leg. "Quotation": the uses and misuses of quotations are revealed. "Cliche": featuring sick parrots and the cliche crisis that affected the writing of Flaubert, Joyce, and Eliot.|
|Fry's English Delight: Word Games||Humor||Is English an innately playful language? Are word games good for you? Do we divide into number and word players? And could Scrabble have been invented in any other language? In this special program, Stephen examines many word games, and we’ll hear some familiar voices playing unfamiliar games. Stephen Fry celebrates the fun side of the English language in this exclusive extended edition of a BBC Radio 4 special.|
|Fun with Numbers||Humor||What better way for your children to get to grips with numbers than with the brilliant Stephen Fry! Featuring Chris Emmett and Mark Angus, this vocal performance will have your child effortlessly learning their tables and laughing their heads off at the same time.|
|Funny Paddington Stories||Fiction||Paddington Bear has been delighting adults and children alike with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures for over 60 years. Here you can listen to seven hilarious Paddington stories, read by Stephen Fry and Jim Broadbent.|
|Gay Britannia||Humor||Gay Britannia is a collection of insightful interviews, documentaries, and comedy that celebrates LGBTQ+ in Britain, published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots.|
|George Cragge: In the Red & Other Mysteries||Thrillers & Suspense||This is a collection of four blackly humorous crime mysteries featuring the fictional BBC Radio crime correspondent George Cragge. Adapted from the novel by Mark Tavener, In the Red sees the anarchic George Cragge investigate a spree of bizarre murders in the world of City finance, a small political party contesting a by-election, and a plan to overthrow the Director-General of the BBC.|
|Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Book 2||Science Fiction & Fantasy||Harry Potter's summer has included the worst birthday ever, doomy warnings from a house-elf called Dobby, and rescue from the Dursleys by his friend Ron Weasley in a magical flying car! Back at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for his second year, Harry hears strange whispers echo through empty corridors – and then the attacks start. Students are found as though turned to stone... Dobby's sinister predictions seem to be coming true.|
|Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Book 7||Fiction||"'Give me Harry Potter,' said Voldemort's voice, 'and none shall be harmed. Give me Harry Potter, and I shall leave the school untouched. Give me Harry Potter, and you will be rewarded.'"|
|Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Book 4||Fiction||The Triwizard Tournament is to be held at Hogwarts. Only wizards who are over 17 are allowed to enter – but that doesn't stop Harry dreaming that he will win the competition. Then at Halloween, when the Goblet of Fire makes its selection, Harry is amazed to find his name is one of those that the magical cup picks out. He will face death-defying tasks, dragons, and dark wizards, but with the help of his best friends, Ron and Hermione, he might just make it through – alive!|
|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Book 6||Fiction||When Dumbledore arrives at Privet Drive one summer night to collect Harry Potter, his wand hand is blackened and shriveled, but he does not reveal why. Secrets and suspicion are spreading through the wizarding world, and Hogwarts itself is not safe. Harry is convinced that Malfoy bears the Dark Mark: there is a Death Eater amongst them. Harry will need powerful magic and true friends as he explores Voldemort's darkest secrets, and Dumbledore prepares him to face his destiny....|
|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Book 5||Fiction||Dark times have come to Hogwarts. After the Dementors' attack on his cousin Dudley, Harry Potter knows that Voldemort will stop at nothing to find him. There are many who deny the Dark Lord's return, but Harry is not alone: a secret order gathers at Grimmauld Place to fight against the dark forces. Harry must allow Professor Snape to teach him how to protect himself from Voldemort's savage assaults on his mind. But they are growing stronger by the day and Harry is running out of time....|
|Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Book 1||Fiction||Harry Potter has never even heard of Hogwarts when the letters start dropping on the doormat at number four, Privet Drive. Addressed in green ink on parchment with a purple seal, they are swiftly confiscated by his grisly aunt and uncle. Then, on Harry's eleventh birthday, a great giant of a man called Rubeus Hagrid bursts in with some astonishing news: Harry Potter is a wizard, and he has a place at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An incredible adventure is about to begin!|
|Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Book 3||Fiction||When the Knight Bus crashes through the darkness and screeches to a halt in front of him, it's the start of another far from ordinary year at Hogwarts for Harry Potter. Sirius Black, escaped mass-murderer and follower of Lord Voldemort, is on the run – and they say he is coming after Harry. In his first ever Divination class, Professor Trelawney sees an omen of death in Harry's tea leaves. But perhaps most terrifying of all are the Dementors patrolling the school grounds, with their soul-sucking kiss...|
|Heroes||Humor||In the newest installment of the best-selling series Mythos, legendary author and actor Stephen Fry moves from the exploits of the Olympian gods to the deeds of mortal heroes. Perseus. Jason. Atalanta. Theseus. Heracles. Rediscover the thrills, grandeur, and unabashed fun of the Greek myths. Whether recounting a tender love affair or a heroic triumph, Fry deftly finds resonance with our own modern minds and hearts.|
|Last Chance to See||Fiction||Join Douglas Adams, best-selling and beloved author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and zoologist Mark Carwardine on an adventure in search of the world’s most endangered and exotic creatures.|
|Letters of Note: Art||Fiction||Letters of Note: Art is a surprising and varied collection of letters on the subject of art curated by Shaun Usher, the founder of the globally popular Letters of Note website. Letters of Note is an online museum of correspondence visited by over 70 million people.|
|Letters of Note: Cats||Fiction||
In Letters of Note: Cats, Shaun Usher collects the most engaging missives that celebrate, eulogize, rail against, and analyze the idiosyncratic ways of our feline companions. A star-studded cast of readers brings the letters to life, with contributions from Sanjeev Bhaskar, Louise Brealey, Simon Callow, Benedict Cumberbatch, Adrian Edmondson, Stephen Fry, Neil Gaiman, Danny Huston, Toby Jones, Ferdinand Kingsley, Helen McCrory, and more.
|Letters of Note: Music||Fiction||In Letters of Note: Music, Shaun Usher brings together a riveting collection of letters by and about some of the musicians and music that enrich our lives. Wonderfully wide-ranging and illuminating, it will delight music lovers of all stripes. A star-studded cast of readers brings the letters to life, with contributions from Nick Cave, Crystal Clarke, Benedict Cumberbatch, Adrian Edmondson, Stephen Fry, Danny Huston, Toby Jones, Jude Law, and more.|
|Letters of Note: War||Fiction||In Letters of Note: War, Shaun Usher brings together some of the most remarkable letters that encapsulate the human experience of war, from unimaginable feats of courage and compassion, to unthinkable episodes of violence and horror.|
|Moab Is My Washpot||Autobiography||Fry's autobiography is all and none of these. Too old to rock and roll, too young to die, the author looks back with bruising frankness at his life so far.|
|Montmorency||Fiction||Fleeing across a roof on a dark night in Victorian London, a thief crashes through a glass skylight to almost certain death. But an ambitious young doctor revives and reconstructs his shattered body, proudly showing off his handiwork at the Scientific Society where the city's intelligentsia meet. It is there that the robber picks up the key to a new existence, and on his release from prison begins to lead a double life.|
|Montmorency on the Rocks||Thrillers & Suspense||1885: Five years after his release from prison, Montmorency is working undercover for the government. But his life, and national security, are threatened by his addiction to drugs. Can his friends restore his health in time to discover who is bombing London, and why, on the Scottish island of Tarimond, a whole generation of children has died?|
|More About Paddington||Fiction||"Bears like Paddington are very rare," says Mrs. Bird, "and a good thing too, or it would cost us a small fortune in marmalade." It's a good thing for lots of reasons that bears like Paddington are rare. Whether it is his attempts at home decorating, detective work, or photography, the bear from Darkest Peru causes his own special brand of chaos.|
|More Fool Me||Biography||Following on from his hugely successful books, Moab Is My Washpot and The Fry Chronicles, comes the third chapter in Stephen Fry's life. This unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of More Fool Me is performed by Stephen Fry himself.|
|More Funny Paddington Stories||Fiction||Paddington Bear has been delighting adults and children alike with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures for more than 60 years. Here you can listen to seven more hilarious Paddington stories, read by Stephen Fry and Jim Broadbent.|
|Mythos||Humor||Here are the thrills, grandeur, and unabashed fun of the Greek myths, stylishly retold by Stephen Fry. The legendary writer, actor, and comedian breathes life into ancient tales, from Pandora's box to Prometheus' fire, and transforms the adventures of Zeus and the Olympians into emotionally resonant and deeply funny stories, without losing any of their original wonder. Learned notes from the author offer rich cultural context. This volume is a doorway into a captivating world.|
|Nineteen Ninety Four & Nineteen Ninety-Eight||Science Fiction||The complete first and second series of the Orwellian sitcom starring Robert Lindsay and David Threlfall. In this parody of George Orwell’s dystopian classic, everyman Edward Wilson finds his life taking a sinister turn when he becomes embroiled in mysterious government machinations.|
|Paddington at St Paul's||Fiction||When Mr. Gruber takes Paddington on a special outing to St. Paul’s Cathedral, there is one surprise after another. But the biggest of all comes when Paddington is mistaken for a choir bear and suddenly finds himself joining the choir for a most unusual rehearsal!|
|Paddington Goes for Gold||Fiction||A brand-new book starring Paddington, the classic bear from Darkest Peru, as he takes part in a local family sports event, with hilarious results! When Paddington attends the event with the Brown family, he can’t wait to try his paw at as many activities as possible. But, as always, when Paddington is around, things do not quite go according to plan. And as Paddington soon finds out, it’s not winning that counts, it’s the taking part. Will Paddington go home with any prizes?|
|Paddington Here and Now||Fiction||Paddington has warmed the hearts of generations of readers and listeners with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures. This new audiobook edition of the classic novel contains the original text by Michael Bond.|
|Paddington’s Finest Hour||Fiction||A brand-new title from Michael Bond chronicling new and exciting adventures of Paddington Bear! Somehow, Paddington always finds himself in extraordinary situations, so it is no surprise when he appears on a popular TV cooking show, finds himself on a stage giving one of his hard stares to a hypnotist, and performs some precarious tricks at Mr. Gruber’s birthday party.|
|Paperweight, Volume 1||Humor||A hilarious collection of the many articles written by Stephen Fry for magazines, newspapers, and radio. It includes selected wireless essays of Donald Trefusis, the aging professor of philology brought to life in Fry's novel The Liar, and the best of Fry's weekly column for the Daily Telegraph.|
|Paperweight, Volume 2||Humor||This is the second volume of Stephen Fry's collection of articles written for magazines, newspapers, and radio. It includes selected wireless essays of Donald Trefusis, the aging professor of philology brought to life in Fry's novel The Liar, and the best of Fry's weekly column for the Daily Telegraph.|
|Pooh Goes Visiting and Other Stories||Fiction||A wonderful adaptation of Winnie-the-Pooh, featuring an all-star cast including Stephen Fry and Dame Judi Dench. Story 1: In which we are introduced. Story 2: In which Pooh goes visiting and gets into a tight place. Story 3: In which Pooh and Piglet go hunting and nearly catch a Woozle. Story 4: In which Eeyore loses a tail and Pooh finds one. Story 5: In which Piglet is entirely surrounded by water. Story 6: In which Christopher Robin gives a Pooh Party, and we say good-bye.|
|Shakespeare's Sonnets, Retold: Classic Love Poems with a Modern Twist||Poetry||
Random House presents the audiobook edition of Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Retold by William Shakespeare and James Anthony, with a foreword by Stephen Fry. Read by Stephen Fry and Paapa Essiedu.
|Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense||Ever since his first appearance in A Study in Scarlet, Sherlock Holmes has enthralled millions of fans. Now Audible is proud to present Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection, read by Stephen Fry. A lifelong fan of Doyle's detective fiction, Fry has narrated the complete works of Sherlock Holmes – four novels and five collections of short stories. And, exclusively for Audible, Stephen has written and narrated nine insightful and deeply personal introductions to each title.|
|Short Stories: The Nostalgia Collection||Fiction||The fourth volume in CSA Word's highly acclaimed Short Stories series brings listeners the best classic tales from years (and authors) gone by. Enjoy this truly nostalgic collection of carefully compiled stories from classic authors such as Arthur Conan Doyle, E.E. Nesbitt, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. These tales will fill your heart with every range of emotion – especially joy! Readers include top British actors such as Stephen Fry, Richard Griffiths, and Barbara Leigh-Hunt.|
|Short Stories: The Thinking Man's Collection||Fiction||This fine collection of intelligent, unabridged short stories about intriguing, interesting, and sometimes inspirational men is an audio treat for young and old, male or female. A carefully compiled anthology featuring timeless tales from classic authors including Charles Dickens, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Anton Chekhov, read by a cast of acclaimed and respected actors, including Stephen Fry, Martin Jarvis, and Kerry Shale, this compilation will be enjoyed by the whole family.|
|Stephen Fry Does the 'Knowledge'||Social Sciences||Much has already been written about the internet changing the way we think and learn. But is knowledge less valuable than it used to be? This absorbing program explores the concept of "knowledge," drawing on a variety of diverse sources: quiz games, psychology, education, news, trivia shows, satellite navigation, and comedy. It looks at topics including cultural relativism, language learning, and prodigious feats of memory.|
|Stephen Fry in America||Travel||Britain's best-loved comic genius Stephen Fry turns his celebrated wit and insight to unearthing the real America as he travels across the continent in his black taxicab. Stephen's account of his adventures is filled with his unique humor, insight, and warmth in this audiobook that accompanies his journey for the BBC1 series.|
|Stephen Fry on the Phone: Complete Series||Humor||There are more mobile phones in the world than there are people on the planet. Stephen Fry traces the evolution of the mobile phone, from hefty executive bricks that required a separate briefcase to carry the battery, to the smartphones available today. He talks to the backroom boys who made it all possible, and how the technology succeeded in ways that the geeks had not necessarily intended.|
|Stephen Fry Presents a Selection of Anton Chekhov's Short Stories||Fiction||"Chekhov is probably better known in Britain for his plays than for his prose. For many, however, it is his short stories that mark the high water of his genius. It might at first glance be hard for those not used to his style of narrative to see what the fuss is about – and fuss there is: for most authors and lovers of literature Chekhov is incomparably the greatest short story writer there ever was." – Stephen Fry|
|Stephen Fry Presents: Oscar Wilde's Stories for All Ages||Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths||This collection includes: Selected Prose of Oscar Wilde, De Profundis, The Happy Prince and Other Tales, A House of Pomegranates, The Importance of Being Earnest, Lady Windermere's Fan, Oscar Wilde Miscellaneous, Selected Poems of Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man under Socialism, and The Canterville Ghost.|
|Stephen Fry Presents...A Selection of Short Stories||Fiction||Immerse yourself in a world where the illuminating Stephen Fry reads some of the more memorable short stories of our time. A brilliant combination of reader and writer come together in these short stories available on digital download.|
|Stories for All the Family||Fairy Tales||Delight in a collection of tales for all the family, voiced by celebrities such as Stephen Fry, Emma Forbes, Rik Mayall, Bobby Davro, Anita Harris, Lenny Henry, and Phillip Schofield.|
|SUM: Circle of Friends (Stephen Fry) / The Cast (Emily Blunt)||Fiction||Two stories from SUM: Tales of the Afterlives by David Eagleman. In "Circle of Friends," read by Stephen Fry, the afterlife is only made up of people you've met before. In "The Cast," read by Emily Blunt, you find out that you owe the same number of hours of service playing background characters in other people's dreams as you spent dreaming in your lifetime.|
|SUM: Metamorphosis (Stephen Fry) / Impulse (Jack Davenport)||Fiction||Two stories from SUM: Tales from the Afterlives by David Eagleman. In "Metamorphosis," read by Stephen Fry, there are three deaths, first when the body ceases to function, second when the body is consigned to the grave, and third when your name is spoken for the last time and you must wait in a lobby for this death to occur. In "Impulse," read by Jack Davenport, humans are the small networked units of hardware running a massive and unseen software program, the product of three cosmic Programmers.|
|SUM: Perpetuity (Stephen Fry) / Blueprints (Emily Blunt)||Fiction||Two stories from SUM: Tales from the Afterlives by David Eagleman. In "Perpetuity," read by Stephen Fry, you learn that only sinners enjoy life after death. In "Blueprints," read by Emily Blunt, we are granted the ultimate gift of revelation: an opportunity to view the underlying code.|
|SUM: Sum (Stephen Fry) / Reversal (Gillian Anderson)||Fiction||The opening and closing stories from SUM: Tales from the Afterlives by David Eagleman. "SUM," read by Stephen Fry, posits an afterlife in which you relive all your experiences. "Reversal," read by Gillian Anderson, denies an afterlife but offers an experience where everything that happened in your life happens again, but backward.|
|Sum: Tales from the Afterlives||Fiction||
Sum shows us 40 wonderfully imagined possibilities of life beyond death. In one afterlife, you may find that God is the size of a microbe and is unaware of your existence. In another, your creators are a species of dim-witted creatures who built us to figure out what they could not. In a different version of the afterlife, you work as a background character in other people’s dreams. Or you may find that the afterlife includes the thousands of previous gods who no longer attract followers.
|The Enormous Crocodile||Fiction||
Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl, read by Stephen Fry.
The Enormous Crocodile is a greedy grumptious brute who loves to guzzle up little girls and boys. But the other animals have a scheme to get the better of this foul fiend, once and for all!
|The Four Horsemen||Sociology||In 2007, Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and Daniel Dennett filmed a landmark discussion about modern atheism. The video went viral. Now in audiobook for the first time, the transcript of their conversation is illuminated by new essays from three of the original participants and an introduction by Stephen Fry.|
|The Fry Chronicles||Autobiography||Thirteen years ago, Moab Is My Washpot, Stephen Fry’s autobiography of his early years, was published to rave reviews and was a huge bestseller. In the years since, Stephen Fry has moved into a completely new stratosphere, both as a public figure and a private man. Now he is not just a multi-award-winning comedian and actor, but also an author, director, and presenter.|
|The Hippopotamus||Fiction||Ted Wallace is an old, sour, womanizing, cantankerous, whisky-sodden beast of a failed poet and drama critic, but he has his faults too. Fired from his newspaper, months behind on his alimony payments, and disgusted with a world that undervalues him, Ted seeks a few months' repose and free drink at Swafford Hall, the country mansion of his old friend Lord Logan.
|The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy||Fiction||Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last 15 years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor.|
|The Liar||Fiction||Stephen Fry's breathtakingly outrageous debut novel is by turns eccentric, shocking, brilliantly comic, and achingly romantic. Adrian Healey is magnificently unprepared for the long littleness of life; unprepared too for the afternoon in Salzburg when he will witness the savage murder of a Hungarian violinist; unprepared to learn about the Mendax device; unprepared for more murders and wholly unprepared for the truth.|
|The Magic Way to Learn Your Tables||Fiction||You just found the magic way to learn your times tables! Enjoy five incredible stories narrated by the brilliant Stephen Fry, featuring Chris Emmett and Mark Angus. These vocal performances will have your child effortlessly learning their times tables and laughing their heads off at the same time.|
|The Ode Less Travelled||Poetry||Stephen Fry believes that if you can speak and read English, you can write poetry. But it is no fun if you don't know where to start or have been led to believe that anything goes. Fry, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for his own private pleasure, invites you to discover the incomparable delights of meter, rhyme, and verse forms.|
|The Oscar Wilde BBC Radio Drama Collection||Fiction||This is a sparkling collection of the major works of the ever-adored Oscar Wilde, with incredible casts including Judi Dench, Martin Clunes, Michael Sheen, Miriam Margolyes, Ian McDiarmid, Joely Richardson, Penelope Keith, Martin Jarvis, Diana Rigg, Simon Russell Beale, Sheila Hancock, Ian McKellen, and Stephen Fry.|
|The Picture of Dorian Gray||Fiction||As Basil Hallward, an aspiring artist, puts a few touches on a portrait of his handsome young friend Dorian Gray, Gray wishes that the portrait might grow old while he remains forever young. While Gray spends his life pursuing fresh experiences and new sensations, his looks do not change. However, the portrait, secretly hidden in the attic of his residence and with which he has grown increasingly obsessed, does. More and more, as Dorian struggles to hide his true identity, the portrait reveals his progressive pathway to dissolution.|
|The Pirate, the Parrot & the Genie||Humor||You've just stumbled upon the magic way to learn your times tables – with The Pirate, the Parrot & the Genie! Narrated by the brilliant Stephen Fry, and featuring Chris Emmett and Mark Angus, this vocal performance will have your child effortlessly learning their times tables and laughing their heads off at the same time.|
|The Poetry of the Romantics||Poetry||Here is the quintessence of romance that spans not only the ages but the full range of passionate expression of love in all of its forms and stages. Authors include John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley, George Gordon Byron, Baron Byron, William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and William Blake.|
|The Ratline||Biography||As governor of Galicia, SS Brigadesführer Otto Freiherr von Wächter presided over an authority on whose territory hundreds of thousands of Jews and Poles were killed. By the time the war ended in May 1945, he was indicted for "mass murder." Hunted by the Soviets, the Americans, and the British, as well as groups of Poles and Jews, Wächter went on the run.|
|The Salmon of Doubt||Biography||Rescued from his beloved Macintosh, The Salmon of Doubt provides us with the opportunity to linger and frolic one last time in the uniquely entertaining and richly informative mind of Douglas Adams. For the millions of readers who expressed their grief and shock at his untimely death, this is a treasure; his final book and our last chance to see new work from an acknowledged comic genius.|
|The Stars' Tennis Balls||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense||For Ned, 1980 seems a blissful year. Handsome, charming, popular, and talented, his life is progressing smoothly, effortlessly, happily. And when he meets the lovely Portia Fendeman, his personal jigsaw appears complete. But timing is everything in life, and his life is about to change for ever.|
|The Tales of Max Carrados||Mystery, Thriller & Suspense||
This exclusive audio collection contains 11 Max Carrados stories, narrated by national treasure Stephen Fry. Max Carrados featured in a series of mystery stories that first appeared in 1914. Carrados featured alongside Sherlock Holmes in The Strand magazine, in which they both had top billing. The character often boasted how being blind meant his other senses were heightened.
|The Vicar of Nibbleswicke and Other Stories||Fiction||The stories on this recording include pieces from the 1950s and 1960s to "The Vicar of Nibbleswicke," which was completed just before he died. This audiobook includes "The Landlady," "The Hitchhiker," "Mr Botibol," "Edward the Conqueror," and "Taste" and is read by Stephen Fry.|
|Vanity Fair||Fiction||Stephen Fry narrates this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatization of the famous Victorian comic novel. In the story, orphan Becky Sharp and wealthy Amelia Sedley are best friends at Miss Pinkerton's Academy for Young Ladies. On leaving school, ambitious, social-climbing Becky looks for a rich man to support her, while the sweet-natured Amelia meets her old friend Dobbin, who is instantly captivated.|
|Warhorses of Letters: Complete Series 1-3||Fiction||Stephen Fry, Daniel Rigby, and Tamsin Greig star in all three series of the poignant BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. Warhorses of Letters is the world's finest and best-loved equine, military, epistolary romance, comprising the newly discovered love letters between two horses united by passion but cruelly divided by conflict.|
|Where Angels Fear to Tread||Fiction||Penguin Audio presents E.M. Forster's Where Angels Fear to Tread, adapted for listening and now available as a digital audiobook as part of the Penguin English Library series. This abridged version is read by Stephen Fry.|
|Winnie-the-Pooh (Dramatised)||Fiction||Packed full of fun and adventure with Winnie-the-Pooh and all his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood, this is a wonderful dramatization of Winnie-the-Pooh by David Benedictus with music composed, directed, and played by John Gould. With a cast of carefully chosen actors, this adaptation conveys all the magic of Milne's classic stories.|
|Winnie-the-Pooh: Piglet Meets a Heffalump (Dramatised)||Fiction||Join this all-star cast as they go on adventures and look for heffalumps with Pooh, Piglet, and friends in the Hundred Acre Wood. Performed by incredible talent including Finty Williams, Stephen Fry, Sandi Toksvig, Robert Daws, Jane Horrocks, Geoffrey Palmer, and Judi Dench, this classic Winnie-the-Pooh audiobook is perfect for keeping little ones entertained.|
|Winnie-the-Pooh: Pooh Invents a New Game (Dramatised)||Fiction||Enjoy this classic Winnie-the-Pooh collection, voiced by an amazing all-star cast. Performed by incredible talent including Finty Williams, Stephen Fry, Sandi Toksvig, Robert Daws, Jane Horrocks, Geoffrey Palmer, and Judi Dench, this classic Winnie-the-Pooh audiobook is perfect for keeping little ones entertained.|
|Winnie-the-Pooh: Tigger Comes to the Forest (Dramatised)||Fiction||Join Pooh and Piglet as they make a new friend, Tigger, who bounces his way into the Hundred Acre Wood, performed by an amazing all-star cast. This audiobook is voiced by Finty Williams, Stephen Fry, Sandi Toksvig, Robert Daws, Jane Horrocks, Geoffrey Palmer, and Judi Dench.|
|Winnie-the-Pooh||Fiction||Pooh straps on his backpack and goes out searching for honey with his pal Piglet in this adorable new plush toy and board book format.|