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Great performance

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 31-01-19

The reviews for this book are easily found on the Internet, since it came out in 2012 ("goodreads" has a lot of them). Being the first novel in a series, it ends with a cliffhanger.
The performance is undoubtedly fantastic. Very professional and clear, I'm not a native speaker but I could understand it perfectly, so I suggest this audiobook to anyone who looks for nice stories narrated with passion and sentiment. If you are not sure, you can check his raw reading of "The secret garden" for free on youtube.

Interesting mix of different genres

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-10-18

There is something for everyone's tastes in this book: a heart-breaking love story, science fiction, horror, comic-books' fantasy, anime "folklore". The author dipped his pen in all these genres with art, and one cannot stay still while listening to the protagonist sad love for a woman who is not with him anymore (not really anyway). The story is not an easy one, the second half is deeper and can lead to a lot of questions about what is REALLY going on, so if the beginning seems slow, please continue reading. He also arises questions in the reader, and this makes the story more and more interesting. Such a mixture of genres could also lead someome away from book, but I suggest to give it a try anyway.
Steven Garnett does a great job delivering the story, he doesn't just read as anyone can do, he narrates, as a grandpa would do to a child before going to sleep, and that's surely a plus for an audiobook. He can also make you feel all the sadness of the protagonist when talking about his love. I can only hope to hear from him again soon!

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