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  • A Hat Full of Sky: Discworld Childrens, Book 3

  • By: Terry Pratchett
  • Narrated by: Stephen Briggs
  • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,111
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,318
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,319

Tiffany Aching, the boldest heroine ever to swing a frying pan against the forces of evil, is beginning her apprenticeship in magic. She expects to work hard, learn spells, and become a witch. She doesn't expect to find herself doing chores, caring for the careless, and trying to outthink an ill-tempered nanny goat. There must be more to witchcraft than this!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More Crivens!

  • By Joyce on 01-11-05

Tiffany Aching is his best series.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-30-18

Stephen Briggs is delightful, and Terry Pratchett is at his usual best in making you want to laugh, think, and cry all at the same time. It's practically therapeutic.

  • Clouds of Witness

  • The Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, Book 2
  • By: Dorothy L. Sayers
  • Narrated by: Ian Carmichael
  • Length: 8 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 174
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 157
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 158

In a shocking scandal, the likes of which has not been seen in the English aristocracy since the 18th century, the Duke of Denver stands accused of the foul murder or his sister's fiancé, shot through the heart on a cold, lonely night at Riddlesdale Hall in Yorkshire. The duke's brother, Lord Peter Wimsey, attempts to prove Denver's innocence, but why is the duke refusing to cooperate? And what does his sister, Lady Mary, know about the affair? Trying to reveal the truth, Wimsey uncovers a web of lies and deceit.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Ian Carmichael is the quintessential Wimsey.

  • By Gabriela on 04-22-17

Great reading; poor story

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-02-17

I really struggled to finish this one because of the story line. Love D. L. Sayers, though, so I am disappointed. Ian Carmichael does a phenomenal job reading, though, as per his usual.

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  • How Right You Are, Jeeves

  • By: P. G. Wodehouse
  • Narrated by: Ian Carmichael
  • Length: 4 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 147
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 86
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 90

The Times has announced, much to Bertie's astonishment, the news of his engagement to the beautiful Bobbie Wickham. But worse is yet to come.... Uncle Tom's antique silver cow creamer has gone missing. Kipper Herring has libeled his and Bertie's former headmaster, leading British psychiatrist Sir Roderick Glossop, is posing as a butler, and Aunt Dahlia's masterly French chef is in trouble.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great Book! "Good" Reader...

  • By K. Danielson on 04-02-11

One of the best

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-21-17

I absolutely love this version of the story. Ian Carmichael is an absolutely superb reader.

  • The Way of Kings

  • Book One of The Stormlight Archive
  • By: Brandon Sanderson
  • Narrated by: Kate Reading, Michael Kramer
  • Length: 45 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 54,265
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 49,172
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 49,172

Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep across the rocky terrain so frequently that they have shaped ecology and civilization alike. Animals hide in shells, trees pull in branches, and grass retracts into the soilless ground. Cities are built only where the topography offers shelter. It has been centuries since the fall of the ten consecrated orders known as the Knights Radiant, but their Shardblades and Shardplate remain: mystical swords and suits of armor.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wow - 45 hours long and leaves you wanting more!

  • By Lore on 03-31-12

simply amazing!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-24-16

Brandon Sanderson has a gift for fantasy worlds and although his other works are great comma I think this is his best work yet. The world Roshar is deep and highly immersive, and we haven't even scratched the surface!