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Terry

Wells, MN, United States | Member Since 2012

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  • The Great Gatsby

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By F. Scott Fitzgerald
    • Narrated By Jake Gyllenhaal
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (3275)
    Performance
    (2998)
    Story
    (3022)

    F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic American novel of the Roaring Twenties is beloved by generations of readers and stands as his crowning work. This new audio edition, authorized by the Fitzgerald estate, is narrated by Oscar-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal (Brokeback Mountain). Gyllenhaal's performance is a faithful delivery in the voice of Nick Carraway, the Midwesterner turned New York bond salesman, who rents a small house next door to the mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby....

    Darwin8u says: "Simple, Beautiful, and Exquisitely Textured"
    "Narration was great"
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    Where does The Great Gatsby rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    This would be rated in the middle, however the narration makes all the difference in the world.


    What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?

    Great Gatsby is a classic no one can say anything about the story


    Any additional comments?

    Jake Gyllenhaal as a narrator is excellent and I will look for his narrations in other books in the future because of the excellence and the variations when necessary. Love the narration Jake want more!!!!!!!!!!

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • Killing Floor

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Lee Child
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    Overall
    (6816)
    Performance
    (4765)
    Story
    (4748)

    All is not well in Margrave, Georgia. The sleepy, forgotten town hasn't seen a crime in decades, but within the span of three days it witnesses events that leave everyone stunned. An unidentified man is found beaten and shot to death on a lonely country road.

    Ed says: "Comic book tough guy"
    "Loved every minute!!"
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    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    I actually had laughs and got tears in my eyes during this book. I am getting the next book in this series, I hope it is as good as the first one.


    Any additional comments?

    Never heard of Dick Hill narrating but was excellent. We shall see what the 2nd book in the series presents.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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