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The Lost Book of the Grail Audiobook

The Lost Book of the Grail: A Novel

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Arthur Prescott is happiest when surrounded by the ancient manuscripts of the Barchester Cathedral library, nurturing his obsession with the Holy Grail and researching his perennially unfinished guidebook to the medieval cathedral. But when Bethany Davis arrives in Barchester to digitize the library's manuscripts, Arthur's tranquility is broken. Appalled by the threat of modern technology, he sets out to thwart Bethany, only to find in her a kindred spirit - and a fellow Grail fanatic. Bethany soon joins Arthur in a quest to find the lost Book of Ewolda. Arthur and Bethany peel back layers of history, and when the future of the cathedral itself is threatened, Arthur and Bethany's search takes on grave importance, leading to discoveries about the Grail and each other.

©2017 Charlie Lovett (P)2017 Dreamscape Media, LLC

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    Tegan's mum 10/04/2017
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    "Very enjoyable story"

    I enjoyed this story with its twists and turns. Likeable characters and some very funny parts. I look forward to other audiobooks by this author.

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    20/04/17
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    "A Lot of Fun...But"
    What did you like best about The Lost Book of the Grail? What did you like least?

    The story was fine...a little misogynistic (a promiscuous male character who preys on women, romantic leads with a major age difference), but my issue was with the narration. The narrator has a lovely English accent, until he attempts an American accent. The main female character sounds like a 1930's gangster. I've lived in the U.S. for a long time, and I've never heard nineteen pronounced "nine-een." I barely made it through the reading.


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  • Amazon Customer
    25/07/17
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    "Riveting read, fascinating plot, great listen"

    Well-written masterpiece and a fascinating mystery that combines intellect and a search for meaning that will not disappoint. Highly recommend.

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  • C. V. MORITA
    Honolulu, HI USA
    24/07/17
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    "Best I've listened to in a while!"

    The humor and suspense kept me listening all day. Even the writing style was well matched with the plot. The characters were lovable and the setting sounded like a place I wanted to visit. The tiny amount of profanity was used in a playful way. If I had to describe this book in one word, it would be "clever". I'll definitely listen to this more than once.

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