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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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A great tale...

Advantages: great cast
Disadvantages: less discs needed

...boyfriend is a massive fan of Lord of the Rings and recently we have just been to see the Hobbit. Bringing us back to Shire and Lothlorien made me recall the audio collection that we own. It was a present for my boyfriend to listen to but I borrowed th ...

RosesAreRed1207 09.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Lord of the Rings (Complete and Unabridged Gift Set) [AUDIOBOOK] - J.R.R. Tolkien

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A Haunting Reading of Tolkien's Children of Hurin

Advantages: Detailed prequel to Tolkien's more familiar work, Clear listenability
Disadvantages: Difficult for the average listener

...As an eternal fan of J.R.R. Tolkien's work, I was excited when I found this audio book-- and even more excited when I learned that it was read by Christopher Lee, the actor who plays Saruman in the LotR film franchise. I had read the book when it first ca ...

kaitlin.smith1992 26.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Children of Hurin - J.R.R. Tolkien

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