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Viewing Entry - The thirty nine steps (E11111)
by Buchan, John

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TitleThe thirty nine steps
Author / Responsible partyBuchan, John
GenreSpy stories.
TopicsSpy stories. Adventure stories. World War, 1939-1945.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


In this tale of wartime espionage, Richard Hannay's nightmare begins. He becomes an innocent on the run, pursued by the police for a murder he didn't commit. The Foreign Office in London is his last refuge of safety. When Sir Walter Bullivant becomes convinced of his innocence the two join forces. To solve the mystery, they must first unlock the secret of the thirty-nine steps. When Richard Hannay offered sanctuary to the man he found on the doorstep of his London flat, he took the first step on a trail of peril, murder, conspiracy and espionage. In this thrilling adventure, Hannay finds himself on the run, hunted by a ruthless gang of conspirators, bent on silencing him.

Additional Information

System control numberE11111
Original Print PublisherLondon : Penguin, 2007.
Narrator NameDorothy Aherne.
Participant or performer noteDorothy Aherne.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator