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              Cairo Jim at the Crossroads of Orpheus
               

              Cairo Jim at the Crossroads of Orpheus (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              The very latest Cairo Jim adventure, brilliantly narrated by the author. Cairo Jim is one of the most endearing and enduring characters in children's fiction. In the dusty ruins of the ancient House of the Perfumer at Pompeii, astonishing discoveries are taking place! Long forgot...ten perfumes are being re-invented and given new life. But when one of these whiffs of wonderment - believed to have legendary hypnotic powers - goes missing, it is up to that well-known archaeologist and little-known poet, Cairo Jim, and his friends to try and stop a rush of evil so gargantuan that the world could be plunged into a chasm of eternal terror! Praise for previous Bolinda Audio releases in the Cairo Jim series: Grab your pith helmet and join Cairo Jim on a pair of rollicking adventures sure to tickle the funny bone of young and old alike. - AudioFile Magazine ...superbly produced audiobook adventure story imaginatively written and dramatically narrated by Geoffrey McSkimming ...Cairo Jim and Doris In Search Of Martenarten will prove a welcome and very popular addition to school and community library collections for young listeners. - Midwest Book Review (US). Geoffrey McSkimming reads his own work. We can feel the heat of the Athens in his reading, smell the city. He draws his characters finely, using his voice to sharpen each in our minds. - Reading Time
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              ISBN 9781741636093
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2006
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim and the Lagoon of Tidal Magnificence
               

              Cairo Jim and the Lagoon of Tidal Magnificence (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              TRADE EDITION: High in the crater of an extinct, jungle-covered volcano in Sumatra, a legendary ancient Palace is thought to exist What astounding secret does this Palace harbour? Where is the missing Turkish Womens Olympic Championship. Tent Erection Team? What has the Glamourdu...st Glove and Gusset Company got to do with it? Will Cairo Jim (that
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              ISBN 9781740945646
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2004
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim and the Alabastron of Forgotten Gods
               

              Cairo Jim and the Alabastron of Forgotten Gods (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              TRADE EDITON: The Most Flabbergasting Adventure Yet! Cairo Jim and the Alabastron of Forgotten Gods. A seemingly ordinary vase is stolen from the Greek Archaeological Museum by a figure swathed in mystery. The vase an ancient alabastron holds a potent force that must NOT be allow...ed to escape! It is up to Cairo Jim (that well-known archaeologist and
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              ISBN 9781740945653
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2004
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim and the Rorting of Rameses' Regalia
               

              Cairo Jim and the Rorting of Rameses' Regalia (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              The 14th title in the hugely successful Cairo Jim series. Brilliantly narrated by the author. Young readers will be captivated by this entertaining mix of history, mystery and unique characters. In a dark, long forgotten antechamber in the Temple of Harthor, an astonishing hierog...lyphic discovery has been made! What have the hieroglyphs got to do
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              ISBN 9781740949101
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2005
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim and the Astragals of Angkor
               

              Cairo Jim and the Astragals of Angkor (Audio CD / Audio, Simultaneous Release)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              Simultaneous release with the print edition Final story in the popular Cairo Jim series, brilliantly narrated by the author. The Astragals of Angkor, strange ancient carvings from Cambodia, are discovered in the Vaults of Abandonment, deep below the Old Relics Society in Cairo. W...here did they come from? Who are the people depicted on the Astragals? And why are they shown in such outrageous positions? Cairo Jim, that well-known archaeologist and little-known poet, finds himself faced with the most astounding revelations of his career, in this 18th title in the Cairo Jim chronicles. Little does he know that such bizarre contortions may lead to monumental destruction of all that we know...Yet more unexpected uncoverings from the chronicler of these annals of audacity, Geoffrey McSkimming! Cairo Jim is nothing less than Tintin meets Lara Croft for the 21st Century. - Paul Blezard, Oneword Radio, UK. When you tire of stories about the places and people you know, try the witty word play and over-the-top adventure of Cairo Jim for an outrageous tonic. - The Age Praise for previous Bolinda Audio releases in the Cairo Jim series: Grab your pith helmet and join Cairo Jim on a pair of rollicking adventures sure to tickle the funny bone of young and old alike. - AudioFiloe Magazine
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              ISBN 9781742011356
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2007
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim Amidst the Petticoats of Artemis
               

              Cairo Jim Amidst the Petticoats of Artemis (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              Part of the hugely successful Cairo Jim series. Brilliantly narrated by the author. Young readers will be captivated by this entertaining mix of history, mystery and unique characters. In the ruins of the ancient city of Ephesus, an astonishing relic has been unearthed! What conn...ection to the bygone goddess Artemis does this relic hold? What
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              ISBN 9781740949293
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2005
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Jocelyn Osgood in Xylophones Above Zarundi
               

              Jocelyn Osgood in Xylophones Above Zarundi (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              The latest title in Bolinda's hugely popular Cairo Jim / Jocelyn Osgood series. Brilliantly narrated by the author. Young listeners will be captivated by this entertaining mix of history, mystery and unique characters. While on a stopover in the mysterious African country of Zaru...ndi, Jocelyn Osgood - that well-known Valkyrian Airways Flight
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              ISBN 9781741635614
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2006
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              252 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Cairo Jim and Doris in Search of Martenarten
               

              Cairo Jim and Doris in Search of Martenarten (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              Far away in Upper Egypt, in a place known as the Valley of the Kings, that well-known archaeologist and little-known poet, Cairo Jim (Assisted by Doris the Macow and Brenda the Wonder Camel), is searching for the lost tomb of Pharaoh Martenarten, Worshipper of the Moon and King o...f Ancient Egypt. But somebody of great deviousness, treachery and manicured evil wants what they are after. And he will stop at nothing to claim it for his own...
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              ISBN 9781743143988
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2012
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Cairo Jim and the Sumptuous Stash of Silenus
               

              Cairo Jim and the Sumptuous Stash of Silenus (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              The latest title in our hugely popular Cairo Jim series. Brilliantly narrated by the author. Young listeners will be captivated by this entertaining mix of history, mystery and unique characters. In this 16th title, Cairo Jim and his friends set out to stop Captain Neptune F. Bon...e in his greedy pursuit to dominate the world's total gold resources and save King Midas's daughter. Praise for previous Bolinda Audio releases in the Cairo Jim series: Grab your pith helmet and join Cairo Jim on a pair of rollicking adventures sure to tickle the funny bone of young and old alike. AudioFile Magazine superbly produced audiobook adventure story imaginatively written and dramatically narrated by Geoffrey McSkimming Cairo Jim and Doris In Search Of Martenarten will prove a welcome and very popular addition to school and community library collections for young listeners. Midwest Book Review (US) Geoffrey McSkimming reads his own work. We can feel the heat of the Athens in his reading, smell the city. He draws his characters finely, using his voice to sharpen each in our minds. Reading Time
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              ISBN 9781741635386
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2006
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
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              Jocelyn Osgood in Ascent Into Asgard
               

              Jocelyn Osgood in Ascent Into Asgard (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              Read by McSkimming, Geoffrey; Producer Johnson, Ben

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              TRADE EDITION: Age 12-16. The third Jocelyn Osgood adventure. While stopping over in Norway, Joan Twilight buys a rusty old hammer for her friend Jocelyn Osgood (the well-known Flight Attendant with Valkyrian Airways and 'good friend' of Cairo Jim), whom she knows has a minor lus...t for antiquities. With advice from Cairo Jim, Jocelyn and Joan seek out Professor Kurt Snerdforst, a local expert on things now forgotten. Jocelyn decides to return the hammer to an isolated location in Norway's cold, northern regions. Slowly, however, the shadows of an ancient world begin to creep across their journey, as the hammer fragment proves to be much more than just a worthless, dusty relic
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              ISBN 9781740947770
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2004
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 7-11 years
              Series Cairo Jim
              Availability
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