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Bill

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  • Shadow of the Hegemon

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Orson Scott Card
    • Narrated By David Birney, Scott Brick, Gabrielle de Cuir
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2981)
    Performance
    (1580)
    Story
    (1586)

    Orson Scott Card tells a tale long awaited by millions of fans: the story of how Bean turned away from his first friend, Ender, and became the tactical genius who won the Earth for Ender's brother, Peter, who became the Hegemon.

    Michael says: "Great book, poor transfer"
    "Decent story.. less than impressive presentation"
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    I found the overall story good, but the audio presentation of it was mediocre at best. Not for the voices used, but for the ridiculous music used in between chapters which did not even remotely match the feel and mood of the book. I was also distracted by the obvious overlay of a certain word over and over for some reason. Was it not pronounced correctly? Was it a last second change for some reason? Whatever the reason, the immersion in the book and the story are completely lost when it happens.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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