I am a big big fan of Trudi Canavan and have all her books in hard copy, as e-books, as CD’s and now thanks to Audible i now have them on my i Phone t..Show More »o so as you can guess i love her books. Although i prefer to listen to mens voices Sarah Douglas reads the story well and is pleasant to listen to. The story is magical as well as being a love story it keeps you hooked though out not just the book but the whole trilogy. Every book finishes making you beg for more.
Once again a story that offers a heap of adventure and characters that you care about, is spoiled by the wrong narrator being employed to read it. Any..Show More » book as good as it may be, just as the wrong song can spoil the chances of a good singer making it in the music world, can be ruined by the wrong person reading it. Don't get me wrong, the diction and clarity of the speech is excellent, but emphasis and changes to the different characters within the book is not diverse enough and is at times on the cusp of shouting. The book itself has been an entertaining listen if not a little immature in places, but I will not seek to buy more books from this author, and or read by this narrator.