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An Audio-Play Review: Hey, Barkeep! I’ll have a Shot of Yakov’s Elixer!

The Inspector General By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Translated by Thomas Seltzer Published by LIbrivox.org Performed by a full cast The Play: According to the translator’s note, “The Inspector General,” (or simply “The Inspector”) and other reviewers is one of the … 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: 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: Who am I Today?

Myth-Taken Identity By Robert Asprin and Jody Lynn Nye Published by Audible Frontiers Read by Noah Michael Levine   The Book: It has been a while since I read of listened to any of the Myth Adventures series. This is … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: More Like the Kipper of Certainty7:01

The Salmon of Doubt By Douglass Adams Published by Recorded Books Read by Simon Jones (with the voices of Stephen Fry, Richard Dawkins and Christopher Cerf The Book: When a talented and beloved author dies, it is always a great … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: In Service to Her Majesty, The Queen… of Faerie

The Compleat Enchanter: The Magical Misadventures of Harold Shea By L. Sprague De Camp and Fletcher Pratt Published by Audible Studios Read by Ray Chase The Book: Here’s one of my favorite sets of fantasy stories. Harold Shea is a … Continue reading

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Dancing with the Sphinx: Tango and other news

Just posted Dancing with the Sphinx: Tango. I am having trouble with my .lit converter (Overdrive Readerworks) and an edition in .lit format may be delayed or never appear. The problem is that ever since Office 2007 came along with … Continue reading

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