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An Audio-Book Review: There’s a Big Ole Rock Headed for Earth!

The Goliath Stone By Larry Niven and Matthew Joseph Harrington Published by Audible Studios Read by Jeff Woodman   The Book: This is an interesting story about potential nanobot technology and its uses and, in many cases, abuses and for … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Unclean!

The Leper of Saint Giles Cadfael Chronicles #5 By Ellis Peters Published by G.K. Hall Audio Publishers Read by Stephen Thorne   The Book: This story is ranked at #42 in the 1990 list of Top 100 Crime Novels of … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Yo, Ho, Ho, But No Bottle of Rum!

Starship: Pirate Book Two of the Starship Series (and Book 30 of the Birthright Series) By Mike Resnick Published by Audible Books Read by Jonathan Davis   The Book:   Wilson Cole, Captain of the Theodore Roosevelt (or Teddy R) is back … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Too Close to True

The Handmaid’s Tale By Margaret Atwood Published by Penguin & Audible Read by Clair Danes   The Book: I make no secret of the fact that I hate dystopian stories in general. They are depressing and, by their very nature, … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Return to the Past.

Taltos Book 4 of Vlad Taltos By Steven Brust Published by Audible Frontiers Read by Bernard Setaro Clark   The Book: When I first read this book on its initial publication, I was more than a little confused. The series … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Fetchez le Vache!

The Seeress of Kell Book 5 of The Malloreon By David Eddings Published by Books in Motion Read by Cameron Beierle   The Book: It took me a long time to get to this one since I have been trying … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Holy Willy Wonka! I’ve Got A Golden Compass!

The Golden Compass (Book One of “His Dark Materials.”) By Phillip Pullman Published by Listening Library Semi-dramatized by a full cast.   The Book: When the first attempt to make a movie out of this story came out in 2007 … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: To Grandmother’s House We Go!

Over the River and Through the Woods By Clifford D. Simak Published by Tachyon Publications Read by J. P. Linton   The Book: This is a collection of some of Clifford Simak’s best short stories. I’ll admit that I’ve never … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: It’s the End of the World As We Know It….

Lucifer’s Hammer By Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle Published by Books on Tape, Inc. Read by Conner O’Brien The Book: I first read this classic of science fiction back when it hit the book stands in paperback in 1977, according … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Duck Season!

Who Censored Roger Rabbit? By Gary K. Wolf Published by Tantor Audio Read by L. J. Ganser   The Book:   If you are like most folks and saw the movie “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” before reading this book, forget … Continue reading

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