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"When There's No More Room on my MP3 Player…."

Advantages: A really good introduction
Disadvantages: Everything after the introduction

The Warning Preamble This is… (deep breath) a review of a recording of a reading of a novelisation of a horror film (phew!). A very strong horror film. I make no allowances for the subject matter. It's about zombies and gore and stuff like that. ...

sharper_fin 27.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dawn of the Dead - George A. Romero, Susanna Sparrow

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Not all twelve at once thank goodness.

Advantages: A nice easy read
Disadvantages: None

Twelve Babies on a Bike: Diary of a pupil midwife. This book details the journey undertaken by Pupil Midwife Dorothy Elizabeth Compton, during 1956. Please let me point out that I read the paperback version of this book, but Ciao insist I put ...

Elysia2003 08.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Twelve Babies On A Bike - Orion Publishing

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The old that is strong does not wither

Advantages: True to a fantastic story, excellent actors, great music
Disadvantages: Finding time to listen, might surprise those who only know the film

...Before Peter Jackson’s remarkable film trilogy, if you didn’t want to plough your way through the mighty tomes that make up J.R.R.Tolkein’s ‘Lord of the Rings’, the only option available was the BBC Radio 4 radio adaptation, which was first broadcast in 1 ...

lobourse 04.07.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Lord Of The Rings: BBC Radio 4 Dramatisation (Audio Book) - J.R.R. Tolkien

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you can hear it this week

Advantages: Good adaptation with some great actors
Disadvantages: Remembering to tune in. Not very well promoted.

Back in 1981, the BBC undertook a particularly challenging project: To bring Tolkein's "The Lord of the Rings" to the listening masses. This is a huge piece of work, spanning 13 hours of listening time. If you missed it first time round, tapes and cds of ...

Bryn_Pearson 18.01.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Lord Of The Rings: BBC Radio 4 Dramatisation (Audio Book) - J.R.R. Tolkien

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In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie

Advantages: Brings the book to life, excellent detail and music
Disadvantages: Songs can grate a bit, and pricey

Have you ever read a book that pulls you in so completely that you become completely attached to it? When you read it, you feel good about yourself, but when you finish it, it's somewhat depressing – something is missing from your life. This, howeve ...

Excelle 01.09.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Lord Of The Rings: BBC Radio 4 Dramatisation (Audio Book) - J.R.R. Tolkien

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