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Colin S

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Great! - but that formatting!

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

Reviewed: 10-04-17

Any additional comments?

The book is great and the narration is excellent but Audible needs to reformat these books for use with modern devices like Alexa. The files are split into sections rather than chapters so (for example) if I ask Alexa to read from chapter 4, it goes to SECTION 4 which is almost at the end of the book. The same is true of many other books on Audible, like the Sherlock Holmes set with Stephen Fry etc. It is a shame because even with a small book like this you will not probably listen to it in one sitting.

Layout is an issue

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

Reviewed: 07-03-17

Any additional comments?

This would have been an undoubtable 5-star review. Sherlock Holmes read by Stephen Fry - of course - 5 star! However it is very difficult to navigate to individual books let alone stories and practically impossible on Alexa.

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Five Star Narration

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

Reviewed: 10-02-17

Which character – as performed by David Horovitch – was your favourite?

Smike was excellently portrayed, as was Ralph

Any additional comments?

The narration was outstanding - one of the best I've come across.

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