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Devil May Care....and so do I

Advantages: Gripping read
Disadvantages: It was't Fleming, but don't let that put you off

Devil May Care The story (which is set in the 1960s during the Cold War) begins in Paris with a murder and René Mathis of the French secret service is called in. Returning from a sabbatical on the Continent, James is briefed by M regarding Dr Juli ...

jinxyjo 12.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Devil May Care - Sebastian Faulks

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James and the giant peach is a brilliant childrens book

Advantages: Easy to read, great value
Disadvantages: none

In my opinion this book is fantastic for children aged two and over. You can read it over and over again without boring of it. My children love this book and request other Roald Dahl books regularly.There is several books by this author out there and n ...

Beckyfrogg 05.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of James and the Giant Peach: Abridged - Roald Dahl

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A true classic, one of very few masterpieces

Advantages: fantastic reading and a great story line
Disadvantages: a very long audio book

The finale to the lord of the rings trilogy ends with the return of the king this stunning audio book read by rob inglis and spread over 12 tapes with approximately 18 hours straight off running time is a masterpiece. Rob inglis brings the story to life w ...

milesy19912007 27.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Return of the King - Audio CD - J.R.R. Tolkien

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Flashman - the unexpurgated truth!

Advantages: Entertaining, easy listening and a great way to learn some history
Disadvantages: Absolutely none.

I quite frequently prefer listening to an audio book on my walk into work rather than listen to music as I find a good story can completely transport me from the mundane workday morning of traffic fumes and the view of tired roadside verges and take me ...

ladybracknell 02.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Flashman (Audio CD) - George MacDonald Fraser

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Great time had be all in the car.

Advantages: Keeps the children quiet in the car
Disadvantages: Tapes can break and you need to make a backup copy first.

...Essential car journey fun. I don’t’ know about you but journeys in the car with 3 children can be very stressful with each one of them fighting with each other at different times. It is amazing how this audio book has changes our car travel, as the ch ...

mark1961 29.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of The Chronicles of Narnia (Audio Book) - C.S. Lewis, Michael York (Narrator)

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