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Avi

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  • In One Person: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By John Irving
    • Narrated By John Benjamin Hickey
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (474)
    Performance
    (400)
    Story
    (401)

    A compelling novel of desire, secrecy, and sexual identity, In One Person is a story of unfulfilled love—tormented, funny, and affecting—and an impassioned embrace of our sexual differences. Billy, the bisexual narrator and main character of In One Person, tells the tragicomic story (lasting more than half a century) of his life as a “sexual suspect,” a phrase first used by John Irving in 1978 in his landmark novel of “terminal cases,” The World According to Garp.

    Ella says: "Literary Porn"
    "what planet are these people from?"
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    No one


    What could John Irving have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

    The characters are not at all believable. A transgender librarian has intimate relations with an 18 year old student and his family defends the adult?


    What about John Benjamin Hickey’s performance did you like?

    Clear, good variations between characters.


    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • The Eyes of the Dragon

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Stephen King
    • Narrated By Bronson Pinchot
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (890)
    Performance
    (562)
    Story
    (563)

    A tale of archetypal heroes and sweeping adventures, of dragons and princes and evil wizards, here is epic fantasy as only Stephen King could envision it.

    Christine says: "Enjoyable"
    "i loved gunslinger but this was not Rolands world"
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    Performance
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    What disappointed you about The Eyes of the Dragon?

    The narration was very poor. How can he be listed as a top narrator?


    What was most disappointing about Stephen King’s story?

    Too long, not believable characters


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    Monotonous


    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

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