Category Archives: Adventure

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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An Audio-Book Review: Stoke Me a Clipper, I’ll be Back for Christmas!

Backwards By Rob Grant Published by Ulverscroft Read by Rob Grant   The Book: Some sites tell me this is the fourth “Red Dwarf” adventure and others inform me it is the third, Yet another site says it is the … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: A Memoire of a Beautiful, but Temperamental Woman

  Polgara the Sorceress By David and Leigh Eddings Published by Recorded Books for the Blind Read by Roy Avers The Book: Is it greed or laziness that leads an author or film-maker to produce prequels? They almost always fall … Continue reading

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