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The Reader ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Campbell Scott

4 discs

When he falls ill on his way home from school, fifteen-year-old Michael Berg is rescued by Hanna, a woman twice his age. In time  he begins an affair with this emotionally remote older woman and then she inexplicably disappears.  Years later, when he is a law student and she is on trial, Michael discovers that Hanna is a “survivor” of the Holocaust.

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The Children’s Book ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Rosalyn Landor
24 discs

When Olive Wellwood’s oldest son discovers a runaway named Philip sketching in the basement of the new Victoria and Albert Museum, the talented working-class boy is introduced into a completely new world.   Olive takes Philip home to meet her family and friends all of whom could be characters out of one of  her magical tales.  Yet this world conceals more treachery and darkness than Philip has ever imagined and that will soon be eclipsed by far greater forces.

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