The Ship That Died of Shame: Ten Thrilling Short Stories

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Nicholas Monsarrat

Narrated By: Simon Vance

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: June 2016

Duration: 7 hours 4 minutes


Crime, mystery, adventure, thrills-all are to be found in this short-story collection commencing with "The Ship That Died of Shame," in which a former navy gunboat is used for smuggling by ex-servicemen down on their luck in postwar society. In "The Reconciliation," a husband employs private detectives but then changes his mind about a divorce once their findings are revealed. In "Licensed to Kill," a honeymoon soon turns into a manhunt when a former Royal Marine commando employs the tricks of his trade. A further seven stories complete a volume full of twists, turns, and hard-hitting drama. "A professional who gives us our money's worth. The entertainment value is high."-Daily Telegraph