A very young listener might enjoy this one. The science is bad, the story is bad and the narrator is bad.
The narrator was awful. His reading style was extremely distracting and fake sounding.
Disappointment, irritation, disbelief
I don't usually write reviews, but had to take a minute to warn people not to waste their credits. The story was poor, the writing was bad and the narrator was just awful. Very disappointing.
This is a great sci-fi book. The feel of it reminded me of "Ender's Game" which I loved and have listened to twice. I was thoroughly engrossed througout the story. Only once or twice did it seem like it meandered a bit, but overall it was a great listen.
The James Herriott books are all some of my all-time favorites. If you are looking for a "real" story that reads like fiction, but is based on this man's extraordinary life, you will thoroughly enjoy this book.
I really enjoyed this story... very imaginative. Lots of story lines that meander a little at times but come together nicely to make an outstanding book. I will listen to it again.
This is one of my all-time favorite books. The story is almost intoxicating. I've listened to it twice and read it twice. Its also a wonderful read for book clubs. Lots to discuss!
Dreadfully boring. There is a murder somewhere in the story, but there is so much rambling about other story lines that the reader loses touch with what the story is about. Don't bother with this one. Its all I can do to finish listening to it.
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