Pawn in Frankincense Audiobook Cover

Pawn in Frankincense

David Monteath

Join Francis Crawford of Lymond on a treacherous journey through the Mediterranean Sea in <i>Pawn in Frankincense</i> by Dorothy Dunnett. As Crawford searches for a lost son, he becomes entangled in a dangerous game of revenge orchestrated by his enemy Gabriel. The audiobook takes listeners to the vibrant city of Constantinople, where Crawford will face the formidable ruler, Suleiman the Magnificent. Exciting and unpredictable, this historical tale, narrated by David Monteath, is a must-listen for fans of strategy and intrigue. Published by Penguin Audio.

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A thrilling historical audiobook

Embark on a dangerous journey

In the audio edition of Pawn in Frankincense by Dorothy Dunnett, narrated by David Monteath, listeners are taken back to the year 1552. Join Francis Crawford of Lymond, the commander of the royal galley Dauphine, as he navigates the treacherous Mediterranean Sea in search of a lost son. However, as the urgency of the search increases, Crawford finds himself entangled in his enemy Gabriel's intricate web of revenge. Gabriel is the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St John, and he is quietly plotting a game of vengeance. With each passing moment, the stakes grow higher, and the consequences become unimaginable. The journey leads Crawford to the magnificent city of Constantinople, where he will come face-to-face with the legendary ruler, Suleiman the Magnificent. Brace yourself for a gripping tale of strategy, danger, and the unexpected. This audiobook, published by Penguin Audio, is an enthralling addition to the works of Dorothy Dunnett.

Additional Info

Book Name: Pawn in Frankincense
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Dorothy Dunnett
Narrators: David Monteath
Genres: Literature & Fiction
Audiobook Length: 24H14M
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Language: English
Publish Date: 2018-11-08
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is the title of the audio book?

The title of the audio book is 'Pawn in Frankincense'.

Who is the author of the audio book?

The author of the audio book is Dorothy Dunnett.

Who is the publisher of the audio book?

The publisher of the audio book is Penguin Audio.

When was the audio book published?

The audio book was published in 2018.

Who narrates the audio book?

The audio book is narrated by David Monteath.

What is the setting of the story?

The story is set in 1552, mainly in the Mediterranean.

Who is the main character of the story?

The main character of the story is Francis Crawford of Lymond.

What is the main objective of Francis Crawford of Lymond?

The main objective of Francis Crawford of Lymond is to find a lost son.

Who is Francis Crawford of Lymond's enemy?

Francis Crawford of Lymond's enemy is Gabriel, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St John.

Where does the journey of Francis Crawford of Lymond lead him?

The journey of Francis Crawford of Lymond leads him to Constantinople and the court of Suleiman the Magnificent.

What game is played with deadly consequences in Constantinople?

A terrible game is played with deadly and incalculable consequences in Constantinople.


10 reviews for this audiobook
  • Sa
    Sarah 05-Oct-2023

    I just finished listening to Pawn in Frankincense, and I must say it was a thrilling adventure! The storyline kept me on the edge of my seat and I couldn't stop listening. Dunnett's writing style is impeccable, and the narrator did an excellent job bringing the characters to life. Highly recommend!

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    Michael 10-Oct-2023

    Pawn in Frankincense is an absolute gem! Dunnett's attention to detail and meticulous research really shines through. The plot is intricate and full of twists and turns that will keep you guessing until the very end. The narrator's voice is captivating and adds another layer of depth to the story. Loved every minute of it!

  • Em
    Emily 20-Oct-2023

    I'm completely hooked on Dorothy Dunnett's historical fiction, and Pawn in Frankincense is no exception. The characters are so well-developed and the storyline is engaging from start to finish. The audiobook version is a true delight, with the narrator's expressive voice drawing you in. Highly recommend for any history lover!

  • Jo
    Josh 07-Nov-2023

    Pawn in Frankincense is a thrilling ride that will keep you entertained from beginning to end. Dunnett's descriptive writing transports you to different time periods and locations with ease. The narrator does a fantastic job of bringing the characters to life and adding excitement to the story. A must-listen for fans of historical fiction!

  • Em
    Emma 01-Dec-2023

    I couldn't put Pawn in Frankincense down! Dunnett's writing is beautiful and her attention to historical accuracy is commendable. The audiobook version is absolutely captivating, with the narrator's engaging voice drawing you into the story. Highly recommended for anyone who enjoys a well-crafted historical tale!

  • Da
    Daniel 05-Jan-2024

    Pawn in Frankincense is an incredible audiobook that will transport you to a different time and place. The combination of Dunnett's vivid storytelling and the narrator's expressive voice make for a truly immersive experience. This is historical fiction at its finest!

  • Ol
    Olivia 16-Feb-2024

    I was completely enthralled by Pawn in Frankincense. Dunnett's ability to weave together intricate plot lines and fully fleshed-out characters is masterful. The audiobook version adds an extra layer of depth to the story, with the narrator's voice bringing the setting and emotions to life. Highly recommend!

  • Ma
    Matthew 23-Feb-2024

    Pawn in Frankincense had me on the edge of my seat the whole time! Dunnett's writing style is captivating and the story is full of surprises. The audiobook version is truly fantastic, with the narrator's voice adding an extra layer of excitement. You won't be able to stop listening!

  • Av
    Ava 19-Apr-2024

    I cannot recommend Pawn in Frankincense enough! Dunnett's storytelling is superb and the characters are incredibly well-developed. The audiobook version is a real treat, with the narrator's voice bringing the story to life. Prepare to be completely captivated!

  • Ja
    Jacob 28-Apr-2024

    Pawn in Frankincense is a masterfully crafted audiobook. Dunnett's attention to detail and her ability to create complex characters is unparalleled. The narrator's voice adds another layer of richness to the story, making it a truly immersive experience. Highly recommended for anyone who loves historical fiction!

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