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Paladin of Souls (Chalion, #2)
4.11
Okay, can we just take a moment to review that the heroine of this book is more than 40 years old with grown children? That this manages to be a centr ...more
Jul 18, 2008
Apr 28, 2008
 
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, #1)
3.79
Okay, I have an unusual perspective on this book since I listened to it on CD in the car with my husband and brother-in-law. They both liked it (I thi ...more
Mar 22, 2009
Mar 01, 2009
 
Sabriel (Abhorsen,  #1)
4.16
It was Tim Curry's reading of that made me give it five stars (I tend to be stingy with five star ratings). This audiobook is amazing, Tim Curry is a ...more
Feb 04, 2009
Jan 02, 2009
 
Lirael
4.29
I have mixed feelings about this one. It is nowhere NEAR as good as Sabriel, not being stand-alone or having half as much action. It was frustrating t ...more
Aug 2009
Jun 23, 2009
 
The Magicians of Caprona (Chrestomanci, #4)
3.89
I listened to this one as an audiobook rather than reading it, and I'm afraid that I lost a lot of the connection I might have had by not being able t ...more
Feb 10, 2014
Feb 05, 2014
 
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
3.75
I finished off the book reading instead of listening and boy am I glad I did. It was interesting to listen to, but reading it just knocked my socks of ...more
Nov 30, 2008
Apr 07, 2008
 
Just So Stories
4.09
I grew up listening to these over and over on tape and I loved them. I am afraid to listen to them now because racist stuff makes me angry and I so lo ...more
not set
Jun 08, 2011
 
The Knights' Tales Collection: Book 1: Sir Lancelot the Great; Book 2: Sir Givret the Short; Book 3: Sir Gawain the True; Book 4: Sir Balin the Ill-Fated
4.62
Really a very well read and totally engaging audiobook, I definitely recommend it for kids and even older people who think they might like funny stori ...more
Apr 10, 2014
Apr 07, 2014
 
The Reluctant Dragon
3.95
This is awesome! I listened to it thanks to librivox.org and was totally surprised by the coolness of the story. St. George, the dragon, and the boy m ...more
Mar 16, 2009
Mar 18, 2009
 
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1)
4.02
I just listened to two other mediocre ya books about boys with girl sidekicks and managed to make it through both (the navigator and stoneheart). But ...more
Dec 30, 2013
Dec 30, 2013
 
The Secret History of Tom Trueheart (Tom Trueheart, #1)
3.65
Listened to this one to go to sleep this week. Good narration and the story was compelling enough, though I don't think I liked it enough to read the ...more
Feb 21, 2013
Feb 20, 2013
 
Icefall
4.00
I definitely enjoyed the audiobook (though, as is often the case, it's hard to say how I'd feel about reading it) and would recommend it to ... someon ...more
Nov 08, 2014
Oct 07, 2014
 
Go the Fuck to Sleep
4.24
Love the Samuel L. Jackson read-aloud of this. Really. Just love it. Someone PLEASE give me this when I have kids ...
Aug 18, 2011
Aug 18, 2011
 
Coyote & Native American Folk Tales: Native American Folk Tales
4.00
Grew up listening to these stories while I fell asleep at night. I still remember most of them.
not set
May 01, 2014
 
The Arctic Incident (Artemis Fowl, #2)
3.93
I liked this one better than the last one, but not so much better that it gets four stars instead of three.
Aug 2009
Sep 13, 2009
 
Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
4.20
Listening to this as my bedtime book! It's as good as I remember and maybe better. Bless librivox.org ...

This is definitely a book I can imagine readi
...more
Feb 19, 2009
Jul 25, 2008
 
Enchanted Glass
3.85
I just really like Diana Wynne Jones I think. Why wasn't I reading more of this woman as a kid?! This one is another success. Not my favorite of hers, ...more
Jan 31, 2013
Jan 30, 2013
 
Shakespeare: His Life and Work
3.67
This was a good audiobook, if short, and I liked the format for the overview of Shakespeare.
May 08, 2013
May 05, 2013
 
Stoneheart (Stoneheart Trilogy, #1)
3.63
It was okay. Mostly it was simple (and there's a lot of really good, thick children's/ya out there, so don't blame it on the genre). But I did enjoy l ...more
Dec 06, 2013
Nov 19, 2013
 
The Last Dragon
3.98
This is actually more like a 3.5 for me, but I always round down with my reviews. I'm certainly going to look for the others in the series, though.
Mar 27, 2014
Mar 17, 2014
 
The Little Dragon and Orange Cheeks
4.80
Grew up on these and they are amazing.
not set
May 01, 2014
 
Warning: Contains Languagestories And Poems From Angels & Visitations
4.33
I listened to this before I really knew and liked Gaiman's work, and some of these were good, and some were okay, and Babycakes made an immediate scar ...more
Jan 2000
Jul 27, 2009
 
The Capture (Guardians of Ga'Hoole, #1)
3.86
I'm not sure I'm going to continue with the series, but I did enjoy listening to Deanna Troy read it aloud.
Apr 17, 2014
Apr 10, 2014
 
A Brief History of Time
4.07
One of the few nonfiction audiobooks I not only enjoyed but would listen to again to understand better.
Jan 11, 2014
Jan 02, 2014
 
Inkheart (Inkworld, #1)
3.83
I think I would not have liked this book very much if I had not been listening to it read by an awesome reader. It's a story with an awesome premise ( ...more
Sep 13, 2013
Apr 01, 2009
 
Abigail Adams
3.85
This books spent more attention than I was expecting comparing itself to other account of Abigail Adams, particular with regard to her feminist cred. ...more
Apr 25, 2013
Mar 30, 2013
 
The Art of War
3.93
Enjoyed the audiobook with the two voices speaking the original text and notes.
Jan 12, 2014
Dec 30, 2013
 
Justinian’s Flea: Plague, Empire, and the Birth of Europe
3.60
The flat reading ultimately caused my abandonment of this one.
Dec 31, 2013
Dec 17, 2013
 
Arnie the Doughnut
4.19
None
Jan 2014
Jan 15, 2014
 
A Civil Campaign (Vorkosigan Saga, #12)
4.41
None
Jan 27, 2010
Jan 25, 2010
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