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  • The Hobbit

  • Written by: J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Narrated by: Rob Inglis
  • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 518
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 475
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 474

Like every other hobbit, Bilbo Baggins likes nothing better than a quiet evening in his snug hole in the ground, dining on a sumptuous dinner in front of a fire. But when a wandering wizard captivates him with tales of the unknown, Bilbo becomes restless. Soon he joins the wizard’s band of homeless dwarves in search of giant spiders, savage wolves, and other dangers. Bilbo quickly tires of the quest for adventure and longs for the security of his familiar home. But before he can return to his life of comfort, he must face the greatest threat of all.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Always one of my favourites

  • By Sarah on 2019-04-30

One of the greatest books ever

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

Reviewed: 2019-06-19

There are few fantasy novels that rival the greatness that Tolkien breathed into this world. The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy are among some of the best books ever written.

  • Lady Midnight: A Shadowhunter Novel

  • The Dark Artifices, Book 1
  • Written by: Cassandra Clare
  • Narrated by: Morena Baccarin
  • Length: 19 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23

It's been five years since the events of City of Heavenly Fire that brought the Shadowhunters to the brink of oblivion. Emma Carstairs is no longer a child in mourning but a young woman bent on discovering what killed her parents and avenging her losses. Together with her parabatai, Julian Blackthorn, Emma must learn to trust her head and her heart as she investigates a demonic plot that stretches across Los Angeles, from the Sunset Strip to the enchanted sea that pounds the beaches of Santa Monica. If only her heart didn't lead her in treacherous directions....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • very slow storyline

  • By Linda Liberato on 2019-02-11

poor pronunciation

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

Reviewed: 2019-01-28

The book itself is extremely well-written and addictive. However, it's really frustrating that with the entire series, all of the narrators seem to be incapable of pronouncing the word foyer properly. It's absolutely annoying. Not to mention, they all seem to mispronounce the word Stele, which we know the proper pronunciation from the actual author of the book. Very frustrating indeed.

  • City of Heavenly Fire

  • The Mortal Instruments, Book 6
  • Written by: Cassandra Clare
  • Narrated by: Jason Dohring, Sophie Turner
  • Length: 20 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 33
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 34

Darkness has descended on the Shadowhunter world. Chaos and destruction overwhelm the Nephilim as Clary, Jace, Simon, and their friends band together to fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother. Nothing in this world can defeat Sebastian - but if they journey to the realm of demons, they just might have a chance.... Lives will be lost, love sacrificed, and the whole world will change. Who will survive the explosive sixth and final installment of the Mortal Instruments series?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • great book! but..

  • By john hatch on 2018-05-05

narrator

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

Reviewed: 2019-01-20

sort of annoying when the narrator spells out Jules and Emma's secret language instead of saying it otherwise not the worst

  • City of Fallen Angels

  • The Mortal Instruments, Book 4
  • Written by: Cassandra Clare
  • Narrated by: Ed Westwick, Molly C. Quinn
  • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 41
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 39

City of Fallen Angels take up where City of Glass left off. With Valentine out of the way, Clary thought she and Jace could finally be together--but when someone starts murdering the Shadowhunters who used to be in Valentine's Circle and leaving their bodies around New York City in a manner designed to destroy the new peace between Downworlders and Shadowhunters, she realizes the past can never be left entirely behind.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • book great...readers..

  • By Amazon Customer on 2018-02-22

Male narrator's not the best

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

Reviewed: 2018-12-14

The male narrator's volume is lower then the femle's and he's not as clear. The back and forth from male to female narrators is not something I really enjoyed. I would have preferred it to be one narrator the whole way through so you can get used to them more rapidly. Instead you barely get used to one then you're switching to another. I have no problem with English accents but I don't find that the male readers accent was a very clear one for pronunciation.
Additionally the female narrator often mispronounced the word foyer, Idris and Stele. words that at least were used in combination about a hundred times throughout the book it makes me want to punch her in the face it drives me crazy.

  • The Magician's Nephew

  • The Chronicles of Narnia
  • Written by: C.S. Lewis
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Branagh
  • Length: 3 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 86
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 78
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 80

Digory and Polly meet and become friends one cold, wet summer in London. Their lives burst into adventure when Digory's Uncle Andrew, who thinks he is a magician, sends them hurtling to...somewhere else. They find their way to Narnia, newborn from the Lion's song, and encounter the evil sorceress Jadis, before they finally return home.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • very very entertaining!!!!

  • By Odeh Habash on 2019-04-20

classic

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

Reviewed: 2018-05-27

Was a wonderful kids classical book, brought to life beautifully by the narrator.

First book of 7 in the chronicles of Narnia series.