Could he read any slower?? I am a big Larry McMurtry fan but after trying to listen for a few hours I had to delete this book because, aside from the story going nowhere, the reader was driving me crazy. I even increased the speed on my iPod but it didn't help. At the risk of sounding mean, I will avoid any other books narrated by this reader.
Dick Hill really should reconsider how he reads a story - I even tried speeding up the tape but it didn't help. It was torture and I had to give it up after a couple of hours. I'm sorry I couldn't rate the story section more than one star (I would have preferred to leave it blank) as it isn't fair to judge the story if I can't listen to it but this program would not allow me to write a review without at least giving one star.
Get a different person to read his books
Get a different performer
I wish I could have listened to enough of it to make a judgement
Someone who takes a VERY long time to comprehend words
Hire a different reader
I've never listened to such a slow reader - I thought I had the setting on 1/2 speed. I could not even get through the 1st chapter without wanting to pull my hair out.
I wish I could have gotten far enough into the book to give an opinion
I do not wish to insult Dick Hill but please ask him to read like a normal person and not in slow motion. I feel like I wasted one of my monthly choices as there is no way I can listen to this book.
I couldn't get through this book - not because of the story but because the reader was making me crazy. Could he read any slower? When I saw the 4 star rating I didn't want to give up but even after speeding up my ipod I still found him so annoying that after about 3 hours I finally deleted the book. Maybe I'll try the hardcopy.
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