Latest reviews in Audio Books »

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
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful
Review of The Chronicles of Narnia (Audio Book) - C.S. Lewis, Michael York (Narrator)

Story

Characters

How does it compare to ...

Painting Pictures in the mind

Advantages: Your own imagination is often better than film.
Disadvantages: You often miss large chunks though lack of concentration.

...I wanted something I could listen to while working at home, frankly this is a compromise. I had to rewind the tape several times because I missed massive chunks. Lewis paints magical images that just demand your attention. These stories can be heard tim ...

hotspur_blue 02.03.2006 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Review of The Chronicles of Narnia (Audio Book) - C.S. Lewis, Michael York (Narrator)

Story

Characters

How does it compare to ...

Audio Book -Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban

Advantages: A spellbinding tale read to perfection by Stephen Fry
Disadvantages: None

...I would think that few people, adults or children, have not heard of Harry Potter, the young wizard created by J K Rowling in her series of books. The books were written for children, but have taken the adult world by storm as well. Background Harry P ...

workangel 25.03.2006 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Audio Book) - J.K. Rowling, Stephen Fry (Narrator)

Story

Characters

How does it compare to ...

The best Harry Potter story by far

Advantages: Exciting story, Stephen Fry's reading is to die for
Disadvantages: Not much... maybe the breaks in the tapes come at a couple of odd moments

...Just about everyone has heard of Harry Potter, the boy who, at eleven, discovers that he is a wizard and goes off to Hogwarts school for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry's parents were murdered when he was a baby by the most evil wizard ever, Voldemort, but ...

natalka57 31.08.2006 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Audio Book) - J.K. Rowling, Stephen Fry (Narrator)

Story

Characters

How does it compare to ...

Still potty for Potter

Advantages: Fry is a master storyteller!
Disadvantages: The CD format is dying out, where is the MP3 version?

I'm a massive fan of Harry Potter. I've read all the books so much they've started to fall apart, watched all the films, and over the last few years have managed to collect all the audio book versions (I never intended to, initially I purchased the first ...

Thehonesttruth 13.01.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Audio Book) - J.K. Rowling, Stephen Fry (Narrator)

Story

Characters

How does it compare to ...