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A Study in Scarlet / The Sign of the Four
4.17
Read a couple of years ago. Listening to the Derek Jacobi audiobooks now. Added thoughts on narration and such over at my blog: here and here

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Jan 2010
May 16, 2012
 
Dracula
3.95
5 Stars
Crossposted from my blog. Based on an unabridged audiobook version - blog review contains comments on the narration.

If I was reviewing objectiv
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not set
Mar 24, 2012
 
Night Watch (Discworld, #29)
4.44
5 Stars

A reread in memory of Terry Pratchett. RIP.

I was first introduced to Terry Pratchett when I was twelve. My big sister was playing Ysabell in a
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Mar 13, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
 
The Usborne Book of Legends: Hercules, Jason, Ulysses (World legends)
4.80
This was the book that as a kid that got me totally hooked on Greek mythology, and indeed mythology in general. Probably more than any other book this ...more
not set
Mar 24, 2012
 
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
4.27
For anyone new to Sherlock Holmes this is really the place to start. Doyle finally hits his stride with this collection of short stories. It’s a forma ...more
Jan 2010
Jul 07, 2012
 
The Hundred and One Dalmatians
4.09


5 Stars!

Now it’s probably worth mentioning before I go into a glowing review that 1) I am a massive dog person – to the extent I haven’t grown out of
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Sep 2012
Aug 20, 2012
 
The Silver Chair
3.92
Sloooooly replacing my lost books/tatty Narnia paperbacks with these beautiful hardbacks (looks seriously better than it appears in the cover picture ...more
not set
Feb 22, 2013
 
Fables, Vol. 6: Homelands (Fables, #6)
4.32
5 Stars
Feb 16, 2014
Feb 17, 2014
 
Fables, Vol. 3: Storybook Love (Fables, #3)
4.17
4.5 Stars
Feb 17, 2014
Feb 17, 2014
 
Edward Lear's The Quangle Wangle's Hat
3.82
None
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Aug 24, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
4.42
None
Jan 2003
Mar 22, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
4.49
None
Jan 2005
Mar 22, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.58
None
Jan 2007
Mar 22, 2012
 
Titus Groan
3.90
None
not set
Mar 20, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
4.48
None
Jan 1999
Mar 22, 2012
 
The Encyclopedia of Classic Mythology (Practical Handbook)
4.57
None
not set
Mar 24, 2012
 
The Great Gatsby
3.85
None
not set
Apr 20, 2012
 
Frankenstein
3.71
None
not set
Apr 20, 2012
 
The Woman in Black
3.65
None
not set
Apr 20, 2012
 
Of Mice and Men
3.80
None
not set
Apr 20, 2012
 
The Catcher in the Rye
3.77
None
not set
May 12, 2012
 
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
4.30
None
Jan 1998
Mar 22, 2012
 
The Jungle Books
3.98
None
not set
May 19, 2012
 
Shades of Grey (Shades of Grey, #1)
4.13
None
not set
Jun 19, 2012
 
The Saga of Eric the Viking
3.95
None
not set
Mar 20, 2012
 
1984
4.10
None
Jan 2003
Jul 11, 2012
 
The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1)
4.21
None
not set
Jul 23, 2012
 
The Angel's Game (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #2)
3.80
None
not set
Jul 23, 2012
 
The Complete Fairy Tales
4.19
None
not set
Jul 31, 2012
 
The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain #1)
4.00
None
not set
Aug 02, 2012
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