The Man That Time Forgot: Book 1 : The Man That Time Forgot

  • by Alan Mechem, Paul Mitchell
  • Narrated by Richard Ridings
  • Series: The Man That Time Forgot
  • 10 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Amazon's number-one time travel tale is now an audiobook narrated by one of the world's most iconic voice artists and acclaimed actors, Richard Ridings!
Richard is best known as the beloved voice of Daddy Pig on TV's Peppa Pig. His work on videogames such as Dungeon Keeper and Enslaved: Odyssey to the West have led Richard to receive critical acclaim.
Richard brings a mesmerizing performance to The Man That Time Forgot.
The story:
History is a great big lie.
Just open any book or talk to any history professor and they'll tell you that history is filled with nothing but glorious battles, great leaders, plagues, large fires, earthquakes, famous inventors, Egyptians, and Louis Pasteur.
This couldn't be further from the truth. History, in fact, is filled with a whole lot of nothing.
Andrew Adams knows that only too well.
He's an ordinary man living his life in the all-too-abundant and mundane spaces between those great moments. His life follows a daily routine much like that of many others: he wakes up, does the minimum required to get himself through the day - careful not to learn too much or create a lasting impression on anyone - and then he goes back to bed. There's only one ever-so-minor inconvenience that continually stands in the way of Andrew's ignorantly blissful life....
Time travel.
Since before he can remember, every time Andrew sleeps he's randomly flung through time and space, never knowing where or when he'll wake up, clueless to how it all started or how it can be stopped .The only things he can be certain of are that the location he arrives at won't be anywhere exciting, and he'll have to stay there until he loses his fight against sleep.
Andrew Adams has all but given up hope and given up on life. That is, until he meets someone like him.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Loved this story!

Where does The Man That Time Forgot: Book 1 rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

My first audiobook! I loved the narration by Richard Ridings.

What did you like best about this story?

I like the clever story and the sarcastic tone.

What does Richard Ridings bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

Richard Ridings makes the characters come alive and adds to the sarcastic tone of the narrator and main character.

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Acted, not just read. Intriguing.

If you could sum up The Man That Time Forgot: Book 1 in three words, what would they be?

Intriguing, spellbinding, funny.

What did you like best about this story?

The mystery of where he came from and why his time jumping is different.

What does Richard Ridings bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

Like in my headline, Richard Ridings does not just read the story he acts it out. I see not just hear the books conversations.

If you could rename The Man That Time Forgot: Book 1, what would you call it?

Wouldn't change the name.

Any additional comments?

Where is Book 2!

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- Thomas

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-22-2015
  • Publisher: Alan Mechem