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There's a lot more than farming going on in Ambridge!

Advantages: Great source of background information for recent Archers fans
Disadvantages: Both stories could have benefited from some more time spent on them

The Archers is a long-running Radio drama, that first aired in 1950 and continues to air on BBC Radio 4 six days a week. Concieved originally as a mixture of topical farming issues and family drama, the show continues to focus on the farming aspect but ha ...

SpiderJamb 14.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Archers: Ambridge Affairs - BBC Audiobooks

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Listening at leisure

Advantages: simple to use
Disadvantages: none it does it all for you

Agatha Raisin: The Terrible Tourist And The Fairies of Fryfam - M.C. Beaton When my children were younger it was sometimes hard work to get them to sit down and read a book and one day whilst looking in a charity shop i came across an audio book, it wa ...

Sunnysmiles 10.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Agatha Raisin: The Terrible Tourist And The Fairies of Fryfam - M.C. Beaton

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Novelization as an artform

Advantages: A great climatic storyline, well-read and produced
Disadvantages: Can be a little confusing a times

...“Logopolis” was the final story featuring the fourth Doctor (Tom Baker) in the BBC TV science fiction series, “Doctor Who”. This is a newly produced audio book of the original 1981 novelization of this four-part story. The script and the novelization were ...

BlackSwan 15.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Doctor Who: Logopolis - Christopher H. Bidmead

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The past, present and future of the English language.

Advantages: Great entertainment.
Disadvantages: Not keen on Bill Bryson's voice...

INTRODUCTION :::::::::::::::::::: 'The origins of most languages are lost in the mists of pre-history, but for English we have a pretty good idea....' So begins Bill Bryson, author and narrator of the audiobook 'Journeys in English'. Based on his book ' ...

herja 19.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Journeys in English - Bill Bryson

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