Audiobook of When London Burned

When London Burned

by G. A. Henty

In the heart of the roaring inferno, amidst the chaos of flames and rebellion, a young hero emerges. "When London Burned" by G. A. Henty thrusts you into the heart of the Great Fire of London, a catastrophe that engulfs an entire city. Amidst the burning ruins and the cries for salvation, a tale of courage, resilience, and hope unfolds. As the flames dance their destructive waltz through London's narrow streets, Edmund, our courageous protagonist, finds himself embroiled in a battle not only against the fire but also against the forces that seek to exploit the chaos. In a city where danger lurks at every corner, he must navigate through treacherous alliances and face down ruthless enemies to protect all that he holds dear. G. A. Henty, known for his vivid historical fiction, masterfully brings history to life once again. Through meticulous research and a flair for storytelling, he recreates the dread and valor of a city under siege by nature's wrath. "When London Burned" not only chronicles a city ablaze but also the unyielding spirit of those who stood in the face of destruction, epitomizing the resilience of the human spirit in the direst of circumstances. Get ready for a riveting journey through the ashes and embers of history, where heroism is forged in the hottest of crucibles and where the flames of adversity only serve to illuminate the strength within.

Book Details



Original Language


Published In



G. A. Henty image

George Alfred Henty was an English novelist and war correspondent. He is most well-known for his works of adventure fiction and historical fiction, including The Dragon & The Raven (1886), For The...

More on G. A. Henty

Listen/Download Audiobook

Read by:
Playback Speed 1.0
  • Select Speed

Related books

For The Freedom Of The Seas Cover image

For The Freedom Of The Seas by Ralph Henry Barbour

Amidst the chaos of World War I, a young American's unyielding spirit takes him on a harrowing voyage in "For The Freedom Of The Seas" by Ralph Henry...

''Mr Rowl'' Cover image

''Mr Rowl'' by D. K. Broster

Raoul des Sablières, a French parole prisoner in England during the Napoleonic Wars, becomes enmeshed in a complicated tangle where his honour conflic...

Kenilworth Cover image

Kenilworth by Sir Walter Scott

Kenilworth. A Romance is a historical romance novel by Sir Walter Scott, one of the Waverley novels, first published on 13 January 1821. Set in 1575,...

La letra escarlata Cover image

La letra escarlata by Nathaniel Hawthorne

En una sombría y rígida comunidad puritana del siglo XVII, una misteriosa letra escarlata aparece bordada en el vestido de una joven mujer. ¿Quién es...

The Adventures of Mabel Cover image

The Adventures of Mabel by Harry Thurston Peck

"Mabel, a young girl with a gift for magic, is whisked away to a strange and wonderful world where she must use her powers to save the day." The Adve...

The Village in the Jungle Cover image

The Village in the Jungle by Leonard Woolf

The Village in the Jungle is a novel by Leonard Woolf, published in 1913, based on his experiences as a colonial civil servant in British-controlled C...

The House on the Downs Cover image

The House on the Downs by Gladys Edson Locke

This timeless story is set in the idyllic English countryside and follows the adventures of a young girl named Anne who discovers a mysterious old hou...

The Three Lieutenants Cover image

The Three Lieutenants by William Henry Giles Kingston

Embark on a thrilling maritime journey with "The Three Lieutenants" by William Henry Giles Kingston. Set sail into a world where courage meets the tem...

In Search of Mademoiselle Cover image

In Search of Mademoiselle by George Gibbs

Embark on a captivating adventure through the intrigue of 17th century France as George Gibbs's "In Search of Mademoiselle" unveils a tale of mistaken...

Framley Parsonage Cover image

Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope

Framley Parsonage is a novel by English author Anthony Trollope. It was first published in serial form in the Cornhill Magazine in 1860, then in book...

Reviews for When London Burned

No reviews posted or approved, yet...