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I never write bad reviews because I have enjoyed many books that had poor reviews overall. I also think comments on narrarators are very much tied to a particular listeners taste. However this audiobook requires a warning to all. The narrarator does a poor job. I could not put my finger on what was wrong for a while and then it hit me. This narrarator pauses in the middle of sentences where he shouldn't. I'm not talking about pauses for effect. I'm talking about wierd disconnects and it happens often. Things like "I turned *2 second pause* around to look, and saw it was not truely *3 second pause* there. I have over 400 titles in my library and am proud to say I have finished all but a handful. But this is the first book that I had to turn off, not because the content was bad, but because I couldn't take the narrarator any longer. The storyline is fine. It's not going to blow you away, but for listeners like me that are waiting for the next Wheel of Time or GRRM book and have exhausted every recommended title on audible it is ok. But the *3 second pause* narraration is stunted and unlistenable.
6 of 8 people found this review helpful
I think this is the first review I've written on here. I have a ton of Audible books, and I listen to audiobooks all day long...so I look for the longest running books I can find. This book is probably just fine if you read it yourself...but the narration is HORRIBLE on this audiobook. The narrator has a very strange reading pace, he puts the emphasis on the wrong words, and pauses mid sentence. I couldn't finish this book...it is still sitting there in my library, waiting for me to run out of everything else so I need to go back to it.Save your credits..don't download this.
4 of 6 people found this review helpful
I am sorry to say that although this may be a good book, I find it hard to get in to because of the narrator. If it would have been read by somebody like kate reading then it may have been a good audio book. P.s No I couldn't do better.
a good story but the narrator's voice puts you of listening,way over the top