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The Sisters Grimm Audiobook

The Sisters Grimm: The Unusual Suspects

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Publisher's Summary

In book two of the series, the Sisters Grimm start school at Ferryport Landing Elementary. Daphne's lucky enough to get Snow White for a teacher - she loves little people - but poor Sabrina's stuck with Mr. Grumpner and a class of mildly psychotic sixth graders. When Mr. Grumpner is found hanging in a spider's web, it is up to the Grimms to find the Everafter who did it. If only Sabrina can get over her distrust of all fairy-tale folk. But how can she trust those who just might be responsible for the disappearance of her parents?

©2000 Sara Sefchovich; (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC

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    Laura Dearing, GA, United States 06-06-12
    Laura Dearing, GA, United States 06-06-12 Member Since 2010

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    "I'm hooked now!"

    This is the second book in this series and I am hooked on them now. I know that they are kids books, but they are enjoyable and fun.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Emily Portland, OR, United States 07-05-14
    Emily Portland, OR, United States 07-05-14 Member Since 2016

    Estate planning lawyer and mom to two boys. My older son liked audiobooks as an infant, and I've listened to a lot since then.

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    "Tied with the Riordan books as son's favorites"
    What made the experience of listening to The Sisters Grimm the most enjoyable?

    My son can't put these books down, and eagerly waited for the next installment. Other than the Riordan series, I haven't seen him that anxious to get the next book downloaded.


    What did you like best about this story?

    All of the allusions to fairy tales and other well-known stories.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    My 12 year old came close -- certainly was anxious each evening (our time to listen to books on tape) to get this playing.


    Any additional comments?

    From an adult perspective I didn't love this series as much as my son -- but I would definitely recommend it to kids in his age group.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Finicky Virgo Vancouver, Canada 05-17-12
    Finicky Virgo Vancouver, Canada 05-17-12 Member Since 2014
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    "NOTHING BUT GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
    What did you love best about The Sisters Grimm?

    I loved the adventure and mystery and how Daphne reacts to how Sabrina does things!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    What other book might you compare The Sisters Grimm to and why?

    I have nothing to compare to this book BECAUSE it was just down right AWSOME!!!!!!


    What does L. J. Ganser bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    He brought excitement and lots of fun and also enthusiasm THE BOOK!!!!!!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    YES IT WAS I COULDN'T EVEN THINK OF NOT LISTENING FOR 1 MINUTE.


    Any additional comments?

    THIS IS A GREAT BOOK AND YOU SHOULD READ IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Jennifer Strader 11-30-11 Member Since 2008
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    "Fairy Tales come to life"

    In this book two sisters meet fairy tale characters and find out that they are not always how the story portrays them. The girls are funny and brave. They don't always do what they are told to do. This is a fun book for a tween or grown-up with a playful spirit.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Tina Nibley, UT, United States 10-14-09
    Tina Nibley, UT, United States 10-14-09 Member Since 2016

    I'm a mom. I have drama in my life. I don't want books with the F-bomb, nor graphic violence. I read for fun and to bring my family together. I read for reducing stress levels. We have never had a television in our home and our children are now mid twenties to 19. We listen together and look for belly-wrenching laughter. So what is it like to live without a TV? Awesomely educational and inspirational. Each new book is a marvel.

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    "Very funny!!"

    This is book 2, start with The Fairy Tales Detectives: The Sisters Grimm as book 1.

    You have got to listen to these with your kids. Beware! This story ends abruptly without a resolution. You MUST get The Problem Child: The Sisters Grimm to have on hand. You won't be able to stop! These are so punk rock! (you'll get this comment once you start the series)

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    K-Writer-Actor 07-14-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Great Young Audience Read/Listen"

    In all honesty, I'm probably a bit old for these books, but I love them. The writing is superb and the narrator does a good job. I keep my fun reading within the fantasy genre about 80%of the time. This is a perfect series to use as a quick read or listen between longer books. The story is well thought out and not as predictable as you think. The characters are fun, witty, and relatable. I love it when an author can take known fairytale characters and make them his own. I'd highly recommend this whole series.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Molly 05-30-16
    Molly 05-30-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Great tale"

    This is a great series, really enjoying it! Can't wait for the next one. Well worth the listen.

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    CaroChel 08-05-14
    CaroChel 08-05-14
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    "What!!! No ending?Stay TUNED? Buy the next book???"
    This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    Someone who enjoys being flopped out on the last sentence and gets to pony up for the next installment. A pox on that!!


    What was one of the most memorable moments of The Sisters Grimm?

    The NOT ending that landing me on my sit-down right and tight.


    What about L. J. Ganser’s performance did you like?

    Ahhh...he's terrific! The voice changes, the inflections, the emphases in all the right places...everything but his not realizing that libRary has a first 'r', which is an egregious error.


    You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    Actually, I DID love the book...and would have given it a 5 if it had bothered to give me an ending.


    Any additional comments?

    If there was any warning issued that this was an installment (not just part of a series) then I missed that entirely. Had I known I was bidden/forced to buy the next installment, I may have reconsidered purchasing this initially. However, [Aside from that, Mrs. Lincoln, how was the play?] the series is darling and well written. Just not completed within this episode.
    I will have to consider whether I'm going to continue on with this clever take on the faerie tales of the Grimm brothers and all other faerie and morality play characters.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Karen W 03-18-14
    Karen W 03-18-14 Member Since 2015
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    "My new favorite series"
    What did you love best about The Sisters Grimm?

    It's full of warmth, fun, adventure, magic, mystery and humor.


    What about L. J. Ganser’s performance did you like?

    Awesome voices. You can't always tell there aren't 5 different people reading to you instead of one great talent


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I easily could have listened to it start to finish if time permitted.


    Any additional comments?

    I make sure I have the next book in my queue before I finish one so I have no interuption between books. What an great series

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer Virginia Beach, VA USA 07-24-12
    Amazon Customer Virginia Beach, VA USA 07-24-12 Member Since 2012
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    "Not just for children"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    I would and have recommended this audio book. The story is fun and the characters are engaging.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of The Sisters Grimm?

    Puck makes the story fun and heartfelt.


    What does L. J. Ganser bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I love all the different voices. You know immediately which character is speaking.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It definitely made me smile and laugh out loud.


    Any additional comments?

    Overall, a great book. I thoroughly enjoy this series.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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