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The Tower of the Swallow Audiobook

The Tower of the Swallow: A Witcher Novel

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Publisher's Summary

The world has fallen into war. Ciri, the child of prophecy, has vanished. Hunted by friends and foes alike, she has taken on the guise of a petty bandit and lives free for the first time in her life. But the net around her is closing.

Geralt, the Witcher, has assembled a group of allies determined to rescue her. Both sides of the war have sent brutal mercenaries to hunt her down. Her crimes have made her famous. There is only one place left to run. The tower of the swallow is waiting....

Read by Peter Kenny.

©1997 Andrzej Sapkowski (P)2016 Orion Publishing Group

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    Regina Phalange 31/10/2016
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    "Just Awesome!"

    The narrator was awesome as usual . Love listening to books narrated by Peter Kenny.

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    PL 25/10/2016
    PL 25/10/2016 Member Since 2014
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    "The best yet MR kenny's voice repertoire is great"

    Loved it. Paced well. Well read. Mr kenny's voice repertoire is fantastic. I recommend listening

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    Vinnie VIP 19/09/2016
    Vinnie VIP 19/09/2016 Member Since 2014
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    "Peter Kenny is amazing."

    Excellent ending to the witcher series. Peter Kenny is an amazing voice actor. After listening to the whole series on audible I want to buy and read the novels.

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    Aliwayo 23/07/2016
    Aliwayo 23/07/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Addictive!"

    As ever, a gripping story superbly performed. Well rounded characters, a story that carries you along

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    James Michael Worth 05/07/2016
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    "Cant get enough"

    im going to listen to these again and again untill the last one is complete. Love witcher !

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    Stuart 28/06/2016
    Stuart 28/06/2016 Member Since 2012
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    "Getting even more obscure"

    I'm really starting to struggle with these now. Even Peter Kenny's narration struggles with the endless repetition, the unnatural dialogue and the pretentiously over-descriptive text.
    It was only wanting to know what happened that kept me going through this one, rather than actually enjoying the listening experience.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Thomas Dowler 16/06/2016
    Thomas Dowler 16/06/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Good, but not the best of the Witches books"

    a great Sapkowski novel, but not the best in the series, still a great addition. great development of Ciri

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    Thomas Ashe 07/06/2016
    Thomas Ashe 07/06/2016
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    "r Christ chhdbdbdbdbebdbbdndbd"

    very good enough for 20 character review xbdbjdbebwbbebd dhfjd ebee dhfjd ebeud dud d ejected d dbddjsnd bddjdd

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    24/11/16
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    "amazing story"

    the witcher series is one of those great stories that MUST live beyond the ages.

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  • Yehuda Gilead
    12/07/16
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    "Amazing!"

    A wonderful translation and even more beautiful performance by Peter Kenny!
    I strongly recommend the whole series.

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  • Henning
    29/06/16
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    "A book best suited for paper"

    As one has come to expect by now, Peter Kenny delivers an outstanding performance which really bring the characters to life. His voices for the different characters are consistent with prior books and the pacing is excellent.

    What isn't excellent however is how the book jumps between past and present along with retelling for other character about other characters and so on.
    It results in a story that is very difficult to follow without seeing the formatting of the text.
    That along with that the story isn't quite as engaging as previous books. Time of Contempt was another tier of quality.
    But if you love the witcher world, you will love this one as well.

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  • Sara
    26/06/16
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    "Love it at times "

    The thing about this book is that it is very enjoyable at times. The pacing is pretty shit and emphasis is placed often at the wrong things and emotions. Sometimes it will also spend ages on stories of other characters to dump exposition which is fucking awful as most of the time I just don't give a shit. Sometimes, though when the book focuses on the right things with the people I care about (Ciri, Geralt, yennefer) i love it and can't stop listening.

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