Whole Story Audiobooks

Books published by Whole Story Audiobooks


East End private investigators Hakim and Arnold take on a very cold case when they are asked to find an elderly man’s sister, abducted from her pram at a funfair many years previously.

Reviewed on 09 November 2019 by Linda Wilson

An Act of Kindness

The disappearance of a homeless man she’s befriended worries Nazreen Khan, then when he’s found dead, she turns to private investigator Mumtaz Hakim for help.

Reviewed on 07 September 2019 by Linda Wilson

The Broken Token

When Richard Nottingham, Constable of Leeds, discovers his former housemaid murdered in a particularly sickening manner, his professional and personal lives move perilously close to each other.

Reviewed on 13 July 2019 by Fiona Spence

Betty Church and the Suffolk Vampire

Inspector Betty Church is not pleased to be posted to the sleepy backwater town in Suffolk where she grew up, but when a murder enlivens Sackwater, Betty is promptly in her element again.

Reviewed on 29 June 2019 by Linda Wilson

Unearthly Things

Newly-orphaned Janie Mason is transplanted from Hawaii to San Francisco following her parents’ death, but there are strange undercurrents to life in her new family’s opulent mansion.

Reviewed on 15 June 2019 by Linda Wilson

A Private Business

Lee Arnold and his assistant Mumtaz Hakim are hired by former stand-up comedian Maria Peters who wants to know why she’s being targeted by someone determined to make her question her own sanity.

Reviewed on 11 May 2019 by Linda Wilson

Poisoned Ground

London PI Lee Arnold is still struggling to make ends meet. He’s been called in to track down a missing fraudster and Mumtaz Hakim has gone undercover at a psychiatric unit in an attempt to clear a former employee accused of terrorist activity.

Reviewed on 26 January 2019 by Linda Wilson

Enough Rope

When London PI Lee Arnold is asked for help by a former police colleague, he isn’t keen on getting involved, but allows himself to be persuaded to investigate a kidnapping.

Reviewed on 10 November 2018 by Linda Wilson

Standing Still

DCI Anderson and DI Costello have a murder to solve and a missing man to find.

Reviewed on 13 October 2018 by Linda Wilson

Bright Shiny Things

East London PI Lee Arnold and his friend and assistant Mumtaz Hakin set out to track down a young radicalised Muslim man in the hope that he’s decided to turn his back on ISIS.

Reviewed on 15 September 2018 by Linda Wilson

Black Light Express

Empress Threnody Noon has been deposed. She needs the help of a thief and a psychotic war train to get her to safety, but she soon realises nowhere is safe.

Reviewed on 21 July 2018 by Linda Wilson

Killer Instinct

Seventeen-year-old Lane’s obsession with serial killers takes a dangerous turn when it seems that she might be in the murderer’s sights.

Reviewed on 14 April 2018 by Linda Wilson

All the Rage

The sheriff’s son assaulted Romy Grey, but no one believed her. Then when Romy goes missing after a school party, she gets little sympathy then, either. And soon another girl is missing.

Reviewed on 17 March 2018 by Linda Wilson

Terror Kid

A teenage computer whizz is sucked unwittingly into a dangerous terror plot.

Reviewed on 03 March 2018 by Linda Wilson


Something sinister is stirring in the deep waters of Loch Silverfin. Young James Bond investigates the disappearance of a friend’s young cousin and soon ends up in a whole heap of trouble.

Reviewed on 04 February 2017 by Linda Wilson

Game Changer

15-year-old Mikey has seen something that puts him and his family in danger, particularly the sister he loves.

Reviewed on 24 December 2016 by Linda Wilson

Hurricane Gold

On an island full of criminals, the young James Bond has to face a series of terrifying ordeals to win his freedom.

Reviewed on 26 November 2016 by Linda Wilson

Missing You

Jess Mastriani’s power to find missing children has deserted her, but that doesn’t prevent ex-boyfriend Rob Wilkins from turning up on her doorstep asking for help finding his missing sister.

Reviewed on 29 October 2016 by Linda Wilson

One Of Us

Sixteen-year-old K Child is caught up in a devastating bomb attack that radically changes the course of her life.

Reviewed on 03 September 2016 by Linda Wilson

Heaven Sent

Paul Slater is determined to change the past and make sure that Suze and her boyfriend Jesse never meet. Suze is equally determined to stop him.

Reviewed on 23 July 2016 by Linda Wilson

The Storm

With the killer rain still falling from the sky, teenager Ruby Morris has to survive in a hostile world.

Reviewed on 25 June 2016 by Linda Wilson

Young Blood

Being in love with a ghost doesn’t make things easy for 16-year-old ghost-buster Suze Simon, especially not when his grave gets uncovered by accident in her own backyard.

Reviewed on 11 June 2016 by Linda Wilson

The Rain

‘It’s in the rain!’ And if the rain touches you, you’re dead.

Reviewed on 02 April 2016 by Linda Wilson

Mean Spirits

Teenager Suze Simon can see and hear ghosts. The downside to that is that they can – and sometimes do – try to kill her.

Reviewed on 27 February 2016 by Linda Wilson

The 100 Society

Grace Becker and her friends are determined to complete the mission they’ve set themselves – tagging 100 well-known locations around the city. But danger is stalking them.

Reviewed on 30 January 2016 by Linda Wilson

Double Or Die

One of his professors has disappeared and young James Bond has to decipher and follow a series of cryptic clues that lead him into some very dangerous places.

Reviewed on 12 December 2015 by Linda Wilson

High Stakes

When a hysterical ghost appears in her bedroom in the middle of the night, Suze Simon isn’t terribly pleased, especially when the woman wants a job doing, but doesn’t provide much in the way of helpful information.

Reviewed on 21 November 2015 by Linda Wilson

Love You To Death

Being able to talk to the dead isn’t always easy, as 16-year-old Susannah Simon will testify.

Reviewed on 10 October 2015 by Linda Wilson

Dead and Buried

Rose and Joshua’s search for their missing parents continues, but events take an unexpected turn when a body is discovered buried in the garden of the house they used to live in.

Reviewed on 26 September 2015 by Linda Wilson


There’s nothing ordinary about 17-year-old Pierce Oliviera’s life. She’s dating the Lord of the Underworld, being pursued by Furies and has to save her cousin from suffocating in a coffin.

Reviewed on 12 September 2015 by Linda Wilson

Nearly Departed

Emily believes her house is haunted. A group of her schoolfriends decide to investigate, but nothing in Woodsville is ever straightforward.

Reviewed on 15 August 2015 by Linda Wilson

Blood Fever

On a school trip to Sardinia, young James Bond has to rescue a friend’s sister from the clutches of a secret society.

Reviewed on 04 July 2015 by Linda Wilson

A Dark Inheritance

Rescuing a dog from almost certain death on a clifftop sets in train a series of events that turns teenager Michael Malone’s life upside down and promises to bring him closer to the truth behind the mysterious disappearance of his father three years ago.

Reviewed on 23 May 2015 by Linda Wilson


When Pierce Oliviera died there was no shining light at the end of a tunnel, just a gloomy cavern and a lot of confused people being herded into two different lines. But Pierce has never been very good at doing what she’s told. And she doesn’t stay dead, either.

Reviewed on 08 May 2015 by Linda Wilson

Immortal Remains

When four girls from a posh school are killed in a series of seemingly unrelated accidents, Bethan and her friends believe there’s more to the deaths than meets the eye.

Reviewed on 18 April 2015 by Linda Wilson

Butterfly Grave

When Joshua’s uncle is injured in a fall, Rose and Skeggsie accompany him to Newcastle, but Joshua is certain they’re being followed. Is there a connection with the mysterious disappearance of his father and Rose’s mother?

Reviewed on 07 March 2015 by Linda Wilson


Mickey Bolitar is still searching for his father, but he’s not the only one who has gone missing.

Reviewed on 07 February 2015 by Linda Wilson

Killing Rachel

Rose and Joshua believe their parents are still alive, even though no one else does. Joshua is determined to work out a set of cryptic clues and Rose is caught up with events surrounding the death of Rachel, a former schoolfriend.

Reviewed on 10 January 2015 by Linda Wilson

Dead Time

When Rose and Joshua’s parents go missing, everyone is baffled, including the police, but Joshua is determined to find them again.

Reviewed on 29 November 2014 by Linda Wilson

Seconds Away

Mickey Bolitar and his friends find themselves in deep water again when one of their group is shot.

Reviewed on 04 October 2014 by Linda Wilson


Reporter Rosie Gilmore investigates the disappearance of a young Glaswegian barmaid – and uncovers deep-lying sectarianism, violence and drugs deals.

Reviewed on 20 September 2014 by Sharon Wheeler


When a girl at Mickey Bolitar’s school goes missing, he teams up with an unlikely group of friends to track her down.

Reviewed on 23 August 2014 by Linda Wilson


Glasgow DI Jack Laidlaw hunts for the killer of a young woman – but it's touch and go as to whether he finds the murderer before those hell-bent on revenge do.

Reviewed on 05 April 2014 by Sharon Wheeler

A Grave Talent

Newly-promoted homicide cop Kate Martinelli has to earn the trust of a new partner as they investigate the murder of young girls in a remote country area.

Reviewed on 08 February 2014 by Sharon Wheeler

Cross and Burn

It looks like it's all over for Carol Jordan and Tony Hill – until a serial killer with a taste for blonde women strikes close to home

Reviewed on 11 January 2014 by Sharon Wheeler

White Death

FBI agent Franco Patrese is on the trail of a serial killer who has a fixation with tarot cards and Ivy League colleges.

Reviewed on 16 November 2013 by Sharon Wheeler

The Dead Season

PI Sandro Cellini braves Florence's sweltering hot summer to investigate the disappearance of a young pregnant woman's fiancé

Reviewed on 20 September 2013 by Sharon Wheeler