Monthly Archives: June 2013

An Audiobook Review: Before They Put the Science in Science Fiction

Off on a Comet  (Originally titled Hector Servadac) By Jules Verne Translated by Anonymous Published by LibriVox Read by Various The Book:   The title of this entry might not be entirely fair. Jules Verne was renowned for the meticulous … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: Everyone Loves Rochefort!

Twenty Years After By Alexandre Dumas Unabridged recording published by Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc. Read by Frederick Davidson The Book: Sequels are nothing new. The whole sequel thing started out thousands of years ago with Gilgamesh 2: The Return of Enkidu. … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: Harry Potter and the Saccharine Overdose

The Tales of Beedle the Bard By J. K. Rowling Unabridged Recording published by Childrens High Level Group Read by Unknown… The Book:   I have not yet reviewed the audio recordings of the Harry Potter Series although I have … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: Hey! Where’s the Space Mead?

Space Viking By H. Beam Piper Published by LibriVox Read by Mark Nelson The Book   I was thrilled to discover that LibriVox had released recordings of some of H. Beam Piper’s works. LibriVox records public domain books and stories … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: A Plethora of Mediocrity

Manhattan in Reverse By Peter F. Hamilton Published by  Macmillan Digital Audio Read by Sean Barrett, Camilla Mathias, Damon Lynch and Steve Hodson The Book:   After I gave a less than glowing review for Peter F. Hamilton’s Greg Mandel … Continue reading

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