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Paul Stark has worked for Orion for five years and has been involved with Orion Audio for nearly two years after a childhood reading Terry Pratchett and Anne McCaffrey books. He fell into publishing after a Christmas selling books and eighteen months working in stripes in an American themed restaurant, so he also knows how to make balloon animals. He lives in Greenwich, where time was invented. His favourite authors are Patrick Rothfuss, Scott Lynch, Joe Abercrombie and Téa Obreht.

Listen to an exciting extract from Whispers Under Ground!

Gollancz Team: - April 22nd, 2015
Audio Books, Ben Aaronovitch

It’s week four of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the third book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Whispers Under Ground.

Beware the Central line … It’s a brilliant section that is superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

Whispers Under Ground is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download.

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Listen to a thrilling extract from Moon Over Soho

Gollancz Team: - April 15th, 2015
Audio Books, Ben Aaronovitch

It’s week three of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the second book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Moon Over Soho.

 

Training, explosions, and hunting for vestigia in Soho pubs… It’s a lovely section superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

Moon Over Soho is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download.

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Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of London

Gollancz Team: - April 8th, 2015
Audio Books, Ben Aaronovitch

It’s week two of Cityread London 2015 and we’re continuing the celebrations by sharing one of our favourite audio extracts from Rivers of London with you.

Let us set the scene for you:

It’s a cold, wet January morning, and PC Peter Grant faces an unlikely witness to an unusual murder…

Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of  London, the first book in Ben Aaronovitch’s bestselling Peter Grant series, superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

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Friday Reads: 72 HOURS

Gollancz Team: - September 28th, 2012
Friday Reads

72 hours

It’s cold. And dark. The oxygen is running out. All around you men and vomiting, freezing, drifting between fitful consciousness and sleep. Somewhere above you a team of strangers, delayed and restricted by your own country’s bureaucracy, are desperately diving to try and get you out…

And it’s all real.

72 HOURS tells the story of a submarine accident off Russia’s far-eastern coast, leaving the crew of a tiny craft trapped in the Bering Sea. When the Russian navy’s own attempts to … More

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Friday Reads: STEALING THE WAVE

Gollancz Team: - September 21st, 2012
Friday Reads

It’s coming to that time of year – summer is ending, the temperature weather keeps changing from boiling hot to bitterly cold, everyone’s miserable, you have to start saving for Christmas shopping and new jumpers.

So it’s exactly the time of year I like to grab my copy of STEALING THE WAVE by Andy Martin and pretend I’m in Hawaii…

STEALING THE WAVE is a work of non-fiction that’s part philosophy, part soap opera, part tragedy and all awesome. Set in the … More

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