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Classic Novels

These are the bestselling classic novels audiobooks available in Australia and Tasmania.

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

By Robert Louis Stevenson
Narrated by Martin Jarvis /  2 hours 56 minutes

Dr. Jekyll, a generous and philanthropic physician, is preoccupied with the problem of good and evil and how to separate them. He develops a drug that will transform him into the demonic Mr. Hyde, in whose person he can exhaust all the latent evil in his nature. He also creates an antidote that will restore him to his respectable existence as... Read More »

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

By Washington Irving
Narrated by Anthony Heald /  1 hour 17 minutes

In the Dutch settlement of Tarry Town, New York, in a secluded glen called Sleepy Hollow, Ichabod Crane arrives to educate the children of the region. This lanky schoolmaster from Connecticut fancies the idea of marrying the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel, the eighteen-year-old daughter of a wealthy farmer, but there is a problem with his plan.... Read More »

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The Raven and Selected Short Stories

By Edgar Allan Poe
Narrated by Stefan Rudnicki & Bronson Pinchot /  8 hours 25 minutes

The title work in this collection of twelve short stories and poems is widely regarded as the most famous of Edgar Allan Poe's writings. This unsettling tale in verse tells of a man's slow descent into madness as he mourns the loss of his lover. The mysterious visit of a talking raven that utters only one word sparks the man's steady decline.... Read More »

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Citizen Keane

The Big Lies behind the Big Eyes
By Adam Parfrey & Cletus Nelson
Narrated by Bronson Pinchot /  3 hours 33 minutes

Teary, big-eyed orphans and a multitude of trashy knockoffs epitomized American kitsch art as they clogged thrift stores for decades.When Adam Parfrey tracked down Walter Keane-the credited artist of the weepy waifs-for a San Diego Reader cover story in 1992, he discovered some shocking facts. Decades of lawsuits and countersuits revealed the... Read More »

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Crime and Punishment

By Fyodor DOSTOYEVSKY
Narrated by Expatriate /  19 hours 49 minutes

Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov, an impoverished St. Petersburg student who formulates and executes a plan to kill a hated, unscrupulous pawnbroker for her money, thereby solving his financial problems and at the same time, he argues, ridding the world of evil.

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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

By Robert Louis Stevenson
Narrated by Bob Neufeld /  3 hours 11 minutes

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is the original title of a novel written by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson that was first published in 1886. It is about a London lawyer named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occurrences between his old friend, Dr Henry Jekyll and the misanthropic Edward Hyde. The novella's... Read More »

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Jane Eyre

By Charlotte Brontë
Narrated by Elizabeth Klett /  18 hours 26 minutes

Charlotte Bronte's classic novel Jane Eyre is narrated by the title character, an orphan who survives neglect and abuse to become a governess at the remote Thornfield Hall. She finds a kindred spirit in her employer, the mysterious and brooding Mr. Rochester, but he hides a terrible secret that threatens their chances of happiness. Read More »

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The Phantom of the Opera

By Gaston Leroux
Narrated by Ralph Snelson /  8 hours 32 minutes

Christine Daae was brought up in the Paris Opera house. Her musician father suddenly dies, telling her he will send her an angel of music to look after her. She grows up and discovers that she is hearing a voice, telling her and teaching her to sing. She believes he is the angel of music but he is known in the Opera House simply as The Phantom.... Read More »

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Dracula

By Bram Stoker
Narrated by Kara Shallenberg /  16 hours 11 minutes

The classic vampire story by Bram Stoker revolves around a struggle between good and evil, tradition and modernity, and lust versus chastity. The author didn’t invent vampires, but his novel has so captured the public’s imagination that he is rightly considered their popularizer. Listen and you will meet not only the Count himself, but heroes... Read More »

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The Three Musketeers

By Alexandre Dumas
Narrated by Group /  24 hours 29 minutes

The Three Musketeers (Les Trois Mousquetaires) is a novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. It recounts the adventures of a young man named d'Artagnan after he leaves home to become a musketeer. D'Artagnan is not one of the musketeers of the title; those are his friends Athos, Porthos, and Aramis -- inseparable friends who live by the motto, "One for... Read More »

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The Island Of Doctor Moreau

By H. G. Wells
Narrated by Bob Neufeld /  4 hours 52 minutes

H. G. Wells’s science fiction classic: the dark and captivating story of one man’s fight for survival against the lab-made nightmares of a mad scientist

Shipwrecked and abandoned, Edward Prendick cautiously steps ashore a remote island in the Pacific. Though wary, Prendick is unaware of the horrors that await him here. But what appears at first... Read More »

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Heart of Darkness

By Joseph Conrad
Narrated by Kristin LeMoine /  4 hours 8 minutes

A European trading concern hires Marlow to pilot a boat up the Congo River in search of Kurtz—a first-class ivory agent and the manager of the company’s highly profitable Inner Station—who is believed to be on his deathbed. With a handful of pilgrims as his passengers and a crew of cannibals, Marlow steams his way into the African interior. The... Read More »

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The Metamorphosis

By Franz Kafka
Narrated by Bob Neufeld /  2 hours 17 minutes

“When Gregor Samsa woke up one morning from unsettling dreams, he found himself changed in his bed into a monstrous vermin.” With this startling, bizarre, yet surprisingly funny first sentence, Franz Kafka begins his masterpiece, The Metamorphosis. It is the story of a young man who, transformed overnight into a giant beetlelike insect, becomes... Read More »

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A Tale of Two Cities

By Charles Dickens
Narrated by Bob Neufeld /  15 hours 4 minutes

A Tale of Two Cities is a novel by Charles Dickens set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.

The novel has sold over 200 million copies making it the bestselling novel of all time.

The novel depicts the plight of the French peasantry demoralised by the French aristocracy in the years leading up to the revolution, the... Read More »

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Sense and Sensibility

By Jane Austen
Narrated by Elizabeth Klett /  10 hours 44 minutes

“The more I know of the world, the more I am convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I require so much!” ― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen’s novel, Sense and Sensibility, is the story of two sisters trying to find happiness when society dictates the rules of love. Read More »

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A Room with a View

By E. M. Forester
Narrated by Kara Shallenberg /  7 hours 37 minutes

When Lucy Honeychurch travels to Italy with her cousin, she meets George Emerson, a bohemian and an atheist who falls in love with her. Upon her return to England, she is forced to choose between free-spirited George and her more conventional fiancé, Cecil Vyse. The story is both a romance and a critique of English society at the beginning of... Read More »

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Pride and Prejudice with Songs from Regency England

By Jane Austen
Narrated by Alison Larkin /  13 hours 29 minutes

Jane Austen's most famous novel, Pride and Prejudice is brought to sparkling new life in this “wonderful, unforgettable” recording from AudioFile Earphones award-winning narrator Alison Larkin.

A witty and always original voice Alison Larkin follows her "hugely entertaining" narration of Pride and Prejudice with Songs from Regency England, to... Read More »

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Northanger Abbey

By Jane Austen
Narrated by Elizabeth Klett /  6 hours 59 minutes

The protagonist is seventeen-year-old Catherine Morland. She is invited to spend some time with family friends in Bath where she meets Henry Tilney, and the two fall in love with each other. However, she soon finds herself in a love triangle, with not only Tilney, but another young gentleman called John Thorpe pursuing her. Catherine soon... Read More »

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The Prisoner of Zenda

By Anthony Hope
Narrated by Andy Minter /  5 hours 34 minutes

Sir Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope was an English novelist and playwright. He was a prolific writer, especially of adventure novels.

The Prisoner of Zenda is an adventure novel. When an evil prince plots to steal the Ruritanian throne and kidnaps his elder brother, a look-alike is persuaded to stand in for the rightful king.... Read More »

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Emma

By Jane Austen
Narrated by Sherry Crowther /  17 hours 48 minutes

Beautiful, clever, rich - and single - Emma Woodhouse is perfectly content with her life and sees no need for either love or marriage. Nothing, however, delights her more than interfering in the romantic lives of others. But when she ignores the warnings of her good friend Mr. Knightley and attempts to arrange a suitable match for her protegee... Read More »

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