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  1. The Tindims and the Floating Moon The Tindims and the Floating Moon
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  2. Wind in the Willows Wind in the Willows
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  3. Timmy Failure: The Cat Stole My Pants Timmy Failure: The Cat Stole My Pants
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  4. You Are a Champion: How to Be the Best You Can Be You Are a Champion: How to Be the Best You Can Be
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  5. Fearless Fairy Tales: Fairy tales vibrantly updated for the 21st century by Blue Peter legend Konnie Fearless Fairy Tales: Fairy tales vibrantly updated for the 21st century by Blue Peter legend Konnie
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  6. 100 Events That Made History: Memorable Moments That Shaped the Modern World 100 Events That Made History: Memorable Moments That Shaped the Modern World
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  7. The Explorer The Explorer
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  8. The Boy Who Made the World Disappear The Boy Who Made the World Disappear
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  9. Booked Booked
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  10. The Crossing The Crossing
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Rumpole and the Age for Retirement

Rumpole and the Age for Retirement

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Leo McKern is Horace Rumpole! Here he reads about the life and trials of the eccentric barrister, famous for his inestimable knowledge of blood stains, blood groups and forgery by typewriter. Witty and cynical as ever, Horace Rumpole will once again delight listeners with his irreverent behavior and legal triumphs. Will he and his long time client Percy Timson both be forced to retire, one to sunny climes, the other to jail?

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Rumpole for the Prosecution

Rumpole for the Prosecution

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Horace Rumpole is back, but this one time he relates his witty tale as he now takes a turn as an Old Bailey prosecutor -- one with a penchant for gin and justice. Listen to Rumpole's biting cynicism and dry humor...then become a lifelong fan!

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Rumpole and the Alternative Society

Rumpole and the Alternative Society

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Our Horace Rumpole, the most traditional of traditionalists, defends a hippie-like school teacher on a drugs charge. Quite unexpectedly, he finds himself attracted to her and to her unusual lifestyle.

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Rumpole and the Married Lady

Rumpole and the Married Lady

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Rumpole takes on a divorce case. He represents a Mrs. Thripp who accuses her husband of unbearable conduct since he has not spoken to her for at least three years and communicates with her in their home only via written notes. But at home, Rumpole finds his wife Hilda in a horrid temper, since their son Nick has moved to Florida. When his client telephones him at home, Hilda eavesdrops on Rumpole's conversation and thinks that Rumpole is now in the throes of an affair. Will Rumpole now have to find a divorce lawyer for himself?

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Rumpole and the Man of God

Rumpole and the Man of God

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Known as 'The Bailey Hack' for his chain smoking, the irrepressible Rumpole is engaged to defend a church vicar who is accused of theft and whose only defense for now is 'divine intervention.' Meeting up with old friend George Frobisher for after-work drinks, Rumpole can't help but notice that George's female companion looks suspiciously familiar.

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Rumpole's The Old, Old Story

Rumpole's The Old, Old Story

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

After a fight with his wife Hilda, Rumpole is forced to stay with the Erskine-Browns but as always, Rumpole wears out his welcome. At the same time Rumpole must defend Hugo Lutterworth who is charged with the attempted murder of his business partner. His claims of innocence are quite compromised by the fact that he was having an affair with his business partner's wife.

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Rumpole and the Judge's Elbow

Rumpole and the Judge's Elbow

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Rumpole defends Charles Hearthstoke against charges of keeping bawdy houses, in the form of his chain of massage parlors. The case has become quite a scandal since many customers were prominent members of the community and to Rumpole's astonishment, paid with credit cards. Guthrie Featherstone, who sought a massage for an injury now thinks that may be identified as one of the patrons and Rumpole cunningly arranges for him to preside at Hearthstoke's trial.

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Rumpole and the Blind Tasting

Rumpole and the Blind Tasting

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Rumpole again defends a member of the Timson clan on a charge of possession of stolen goods, namely, he is caught with a garage full of expensive wine. Rumpole is concerned that Timson's explanation that he purchased the wine from some unknown individual he met in a pub, will not go down well with Mr. Justice Graves, who has heard these stories many times before.

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Rumpole a la Carte

Rumpole a la Carte

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Rumpole unenthusiastically accompanies Hilda and her cousin to a very fashionable restaurant. Rumpole hates the ostentatious ambiance, pretentious food with its scant portions. He requests steak and kidney pudding. Jean Pierre O'Higgins, the owner, is insulted that Rumpole would expect him to prepare such low-class dishes. Suddenly, pandemonium strikes when a live mouse jumps out from the serving dish at another table. Unfortunately, the diners are Erskine-Brown with an attractive colleague that he's romancing. When an obstinate O'Higgins comes to Rumpole to plead his help in saving his license and reputation, Rumpole agrees to defend him but he must also somehow do this without embarrassing Erskine-Brown.

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Rumpole's Last Case

Rumpole's Last Case

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

London's Sunday Times said Rumpole was 'worthy to join the great gallery of English oddballs ranging from Pickwick to Sherlock Holmes, Jeeves and Bertie Wooster.' Here Horace Rumpole achieves one of his immortal moments when, after pinning his hopes on a four-horse accumulator and then winning the jackpot, he decides to retire from the hallowed halls of justice. But not before first speaking his mind to his long-time nemesis, the 'Mad Bull' - Judge Roger Bullingham.

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Rumpole and the Quacks

Rumpole and the Quacks

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

Rumpole defends a Pakistani doctor accused of molesting a female patient, meanwhile his colleague Phyllida suspects her husband Erskine-Brown of philandering. To complicate these matters even more, Rumpole is sidetracked by the romantic advances of a middle-aged ex-client.

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Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent

Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent

Author: John Mortimer Narrator: Leo McKern Release Date: 01/10/2009

While Rumpole defends a union activist accused of manslaughter, Hilda creates her own union and goes on strike as Rumpole's cook because of his unpredictable and frequent late hours. Rumpole is under pressure to win his case and negotiate a proper labor settlement with 'She Who Must Be Obeyed.'

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