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Stormbreaker - the first in the Series

Advantages: Great to listen to in the car
Disadvantages: None

This is an audio book consisting of 4 CD’s and the approx running time is 4 hours 55 minutes. The 4 CD’s are enclosed in one box, making it very handy to carry in the car. The CD’s were bought in WH Smith on an offer for Buy 3 for 2, so I am not sure o ...

mark1961 12.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stormbreaker (Audio Book) - Anthony Horowitz

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Stormbreaker audio book

Advantages: Clear, easy to understand plot
Disadvantages: Could be slightly frightening for younger children (below 6)

This was one of those books which you hear so much publicity about then kick yourself until you listen to it, I bwas browsing my local library when I came across this and decided to give it a try. I am now a Anthony Horowitz fan, it just goes to show! Th ...

helenadollimore 21.04.2005 · Read full review
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A Delightful Read

Advantages: realistic, interesting, inspiring
Disadvantages: None

...Ernest Hemingway’s, “The Old Man and the Sea” is a delightful read. It is a wonderful man v/s nature story. It is a tale of manhood, courage, patience and bravery. The tale is about an old fisherman Santiago and his tryst with the sea. He overc ...

falcon132 17.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Old Man and the Sea - Ernest Hemingway

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Doesn't do the modern classic justice.

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Disadvantages: I have that man's voice stuck in my head!

...bought this audio version of Ernest Hemmingway's Old man and the sea a few months ago, when studying for my English GCSE, for which The old man and the sea was one of the set texts. I thought when i bought it off amazon that maybe just maybe, hearing it ...

joewcarpenter 28.05.2008 · Read full review
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At last, something from a doubter for doubters!

Advantages: Great arguments, interesting insights and a great narrator
Disadvantages: None

We live in an age where two very loud minorities battle for the hearts and minds of our times. In one corner we have the Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Sam Harris led field of devout atheism. In the other corner we have religious fundamentalism ...

BlackSwan 15.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of In God We Doubt - John Humphrys

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