• Charles Dickens 200th Anniversary Ghost & Thriller Collection

  • The Trial for Murder, Hunted Down, Going into Society, The Lamplighter, The Queer Client, The Signal-Man, & To Be Read at Dusk
  • By: Charles Dickens
  • Narrated by: Deaver Brown
  • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Release date: 04-06-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Simply Media
  • 1.7 (19 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Seven of Charles Dickens' best ghost and thriller stories, which have been widely read and beloved worldwide. This collection celebrates the 200th anniversary of his birth. These stories provide a wonderful introduction Dickens before embarking upon his long novels; after these stories, listening to his longer novels becomes even more of a pleasure. Perfect for students and teachers seeking an understanding and appreciation of Dickens, without the time to engage with his long novels.
Public Domain (P)2012 Deaver Brown
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By KM on 11-17-12

Really awful performance.

Would you try another book from Charles Dickens and/or Deaver Brown?

Charles Dickens-yes.
Deaver Brown-no

What do you think your next listen will be?

Not sure

How did the narrator detract from the book?

Continually announcing the chapter and section in a loud grating voice

What character would you cut from Charles Dickens 200th Anniversary Ghost & Thriller Collection?

n/a

Any additional comments?

I'm sorry I wasted a credit on this.

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4 of 4 people found this review helpful


By Anne on 07-02-12

Don't bother

What disappointed you about Charles Dickens 200th Anniversary Ghost & Thriller Collection?

The stories were mildly interesting but the narrator had and abrasive voice that did not go with the stories and his reading was stilted.

How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

I wouldn't even think of changing Charles Dickins.

Who would you have cast as narrator instead of Deaver Brown?

No idea.

What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

Disappointment.

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3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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