I found it boring and non plausible. I will really have to think hard before listening to another by this author or any other narrated by this individual.
This author is an extreme liberal with personal political rants. This is a self published, self recorded by the author who goes off on tangents of political opinion with very little substance. This is such a low budget recording, which had a lot of hiss, squeaking doors and clearing of his throat it is almost laughable. It was not till after ten hours of listening that I started learning anything and found his information to be very generalized. Did I get some ideas? Yes. Could I get the same elsewhere, yes and I did with more detail. This in my opinion was a total waste of my money and time. I cannot recommend this to anyone.
Sorry, but after an hour and half I would expect to be hooked. I wasn't, I just could not do it any more, that is listen to the story or story teller. I was totally bored with it all. I am sorry I wasted a credit on this one. Wish there was some way of returning it.
I found "Spook Country" so booring I could not finish it.
I purchased this book through Audible because it was featured and on sale. I thought it would be an opportunity to experience a new, to me, author. What a shame. Because of the narration and the melodramatic reading and descriptions I could not finish it. It was so Jr. High Schoohish. Because of this first experience I will not purchase anything by Nevada Barr or anything being narrated by Barbara Rosenblat. What a waste of money. I will be more carefull with anything featured or on sale thinking they have to dispose of inventory.
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