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Best One Yet

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

Reviewed: 26-05-17

Would you listen to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Book 7 again? Why?

This is the best Harry Potter book of them all.

What did you like best about this story?

The complexity

Have you listened to any of Stephen Fry’s other performances? How does this one compare?

As good as the rest.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

The killing of the snake

Any additional comments?

Great to watch before the film.

I didn't know that there was a rift at Sky.

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

Reviewed: 30-03-17

What did you like most about The Climb?

It was interesting to hear about Chris Froome's up bringing.

What other book might you compare The Climb to, and why?

Guy Martin

Have you listened to any of Patrick Doherty’s other performances? How does this one compare?

No

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

Cycling machine

Any additional comments?

Good book. I would like to read his next one.

Great story

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

Reviewed: 30-03-17

Would you consider the audio edition of Bombproof to be better than the print version?

Yes because I don't have time to read a print version.

What did you like best about this story?

Tense, up to date story with a good ending.

Have you listened to any of Sean Barrett’s other performances? How does this one compare?

Better.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

The shooting of the wrong person by the gunman in the hotel opposite.

Any additional comments?

Kept me listening on several occasions when I should have been doing something else.

Unusual but interesting

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

Reviewed: 30-03-17

Would you try another book written by Graeme Simsion or narrated by Dan O'Grady?

Yes I have read his other Rosie book.

What did you like best about this story?

This was an unusual story because of the main characters personality.

What aspect of Dan O'Grady’s performance might you have changed?

None

Did The Rosie Project inspire you to do anything?

Read the other book.

Any additional comments?

The story gripped me because wanted him to behave differently and make his life easier.

Escape to a holiday romance

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

Reviewed: 29-05-16

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

You can escape a busy stressful life with Veronica Henry's seaside stories.

Who was your favorite character and why?

Vince. He was a rock solid character who when he realised that everybody else was sorted went out to get himself a life.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes. I listen to them on my way to work and consider just driving past.

Any additional comments?

There'e just enough characters in her books to stretch your memory trying to remember each persons story.

Slightly disappointed

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

Reviewed: 07-03-16

What did you like best about Flight? What did you like least?

It was a good story with lots of hidden story lines.

Would you ever listen to anything by Isabel Ashdown again?

Yes I would.

Was Flight worth the listening time?

Yes. The detail about the wasps was very good and I can only assume a lot of research went into that detail.

Any additional comments?

I would like to have understood the reasons why the main character did what she did. I waiting through the whole book but the explanation never arrived.

Great way to listen to Harry Potter

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

Reviewed: 07-03-16

What did you like most about Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Book 1?

Stehen Fry's narration.

What did you like best about this story?

The excitement of the story is so easy to listen to.

Have you listened to any of Stephen Fry’s other performances? How does this one compare?

The others I've listened to were all written by Stephen. he makes a great narrator.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes

Any additional comments?

Just got to find the time to listen to all the others.

Very Technical. For bike racing lovers.

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

Reviewed: 06-08-15

What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?

Career of Guy Martin so far was interesting. I found the technical specifications of all the bikes a bit too much.

What do you think the narrator could have done better?

Nothing

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

Bike racing truck Mechanic.

Another great read

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

Reviewed: 26-07-15

What did you like best about this story?

I love Veronicas slow build up to the story with the introduction of all the characters and then the interaction of how they all come together. I think this book came to a nice end but too quickly.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Collection of the dogs.

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Very good summer read

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

Reviewed: 26-06-14

What made the experience of listening to Sun Strokes the most enjoyable?

Listening to the stories when the weather in the UK was hot.

Who was your favorite character and why?

The three ladies who go on holiday in a private villa.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes

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