Category Archives: Adventure

An Audio-Book Review: Now, Where Did They Park That Thing?

The Lost Starship By Vaughn Heppner Published by Audible Frontiers Read by David Stifel   The Book: This is the first book by Vaughn Heppner I have read. It’s not bad, but it reads like an author’s first book. I’m … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Ah Choo!

Snuff By Terry Pratchett Published by Harper Audio Read by Stephen Briggs   The Book: It’s been a while since I reviewed one of the Discworld books and I don’t think I’ve done this one before, but if I have, … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: An Infinite Earth with Finite People

The Long Utopia By Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter Published by Harper Audio Read by Michael Fenton Stevens   The Book: This series started out well enough, but somewhere along the line it lost something. The “world” of the “Long … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Where the Heck Are We?

Abandoned By Jules Verne Translated by William Henry Giles Kingston Published by Librivox.org Read by Mach1, fiddlesticks, David Lodes, Oxygen, Anton, Thomas May, Kevin Powell, Jon Smith, merelyseoneil, Xiph, CPvoice, pyfeman43 and deongines   The Book: This is the middle … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: In the Deep Soul-Sucking Darkness of Space…

The Aliens By Murry Leinster Published by Librivox.org Read by tabbithat   The Book: Here is an interesting story, although the plot itself is fairly humdrum. The Aliens is a fairly standard “First Contact” story of the late 1950’s. It … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: And Meow for a Story

Tailchaser’s Song By Tad Williams Published by Uncertain Read by: Uncredited   The Story: “In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this.” Terry Pratchett It is a common and time-tested trope. Take a bunch of … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Feminine Mystique?

Oops! I got distracted and forgot to post this one on time. Sorry about that! To Sail Beyond the Sunset: The Life and Loves of Maureen Johnson (Being the Memoirs of a Somewhat Irregular Lady) By Robert A. Heinlein Published … Continue reading

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