I cannot not blame Sir Ian McKellen for the performance but the people who put it together should be ashamed!! The tone sound of McKellen's voice changes from chapter to chapter (yes chapter not Book) and when I first heard it I thought it was a different reader.
The Odyssey has 44 Books in it, this audio version has 24 chapters. One would think they correspond. DO NOT ASSUME THEY DO! Example - Book 8 begins in the middle of Chapter 6. Go figure!
WHY use an Englishman for a Spaniard's voice? I did not even get through an hour of this one. DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY unless the narrators voice does not matter.
What great voices! The narrators made the book and story come to life!
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