Category Archives: Fantasy

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: 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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An Audio-Book Review: Just Out for an Afternoon Swim

How to Ride a Dragon’s Storm By Cressida Cowell Published by Hachette Children’s Books Read by David Tenant   The Book: So… I am still listening to the How to Train Your Dragon series of which this is book #7. … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: A Rather Different Holiday Story

Hogfather By Terry Pratchett Abridged Edition published by Corgi Audio Read by Tony Robinson   The Book: It’s been a while since I listened to any of Terry Pratchett’s books although I have most of them in my library (I’m … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Back to Landover

The Black Unicorn By Terry Brooks Published by Brilliance Audio Read by Dick Hill   The Book: This is the second book in Brooks’ Magic Kingdom of Landover series. Ben Holiday has been in Landover for over a year now … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Memoire of a Grouchy Old Man

Belgarath the Sorcerer By David and Leigh Eddings Published by Recorded Books for the Blind Read by Roy Avers   The Book: Fans of David Eddings’ Belgariad and Malloreon series will, no doubt love this additional look at the characters … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Books? Vikings Don’t Write Books!

A Hero’s Guide to Dragons Book 6 of “How to Train Your Dragon” By Cressida Cowell Published by Hachette Audio Read by David Tennant   The Book: It is Hiccup’s third birthday… yes, he is 12 years old, but he … Continue reading

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