Tag Archives: Humor

An Audio-Book Review: Six Impossible Tasks Before Breakfast

How to Break a Dragon’s Heart (How to Tame Your Dragon #8) By Cressida Cowell Published by Hachette Children’s Books Read by David Tennant   The Book:  Last week I reviewed Adventures of a Brownie, a children’s’ story from the … Continue reading

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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: 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: 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: By Order of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth Tudor

That Sweet Little Old Lady By Randall Garrett (AKA Mark Phillips) Published by Librivox Read by Phil Chenovert   The Book: I honestly did not know what to expect from this title and the first line didn’t help; “What are … 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 AudioBook Review: Smoke Me a Kippur, I’ll Be Back for Breakfast!

Last Human (Red Dwarf #3) By Doug Naylor Published by HarperCollins Audio Read by Craig Charles   The Book: “Red Dwarf” has been one of the stranger bits of science fiction comedy to hit the television screens since Milton Berle … Continue reading

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