Tag Archives: Audible

Dragonvein – Brian D. Anderson – Derek Perkins

I might have mentioned at some point how deeply bored I get during fight scenes in books. The more the author tries to make them exciting by including lots of detail, marking a battle stroke by stroke and blood droplet … Continue reading

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Macbeth – A.J. Hartley, David Hewson, Alan Cumming

Audible had a sale a little while ago in which ten editors each chose ten books to sell for $4.95. I got the email saying “books from your wishlist are on sale!” but the link didn’t take me to any … Continue reading

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The Divine Sarah: The Art of Theatre

The Art of the Theatre by Sarah Bernhardt My rating: 3 of 5 stars This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of AudiobookBlast dot com: thank you. … Continue reading

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North and South – Elizabeth Gaskell, Juliet Stevenson

Eighteen hours and eighteen minutes of this felt like so much longer, somehow. And has led to a review-or-whatever-you-want-to-call-this that seems almost as long … And ranty. That might make up for some of the length. And that’s one of … Continue reading

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The Anatomist’s Apprentice – Tessa Harris, Simon Vance

  What: Audible credit spent (and refunded, bless them) What else: Audible is really wonderful about returns. Wherefore: I love Simon Vance. It’s not his fault, though. It’s a sad fact that my complainy reviews are often much longer than … Continue reading

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