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  • Cabin Pressure

  • Zurich: The BBC Radio 4 airline
  • By: John Finnemore
  • Narrated by: Stephanie Cole, Full Cast, Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Length: 55 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 825
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 745
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 741

The complete finale of the hit BBC Radio 4 sitcom- 2 episodes. Cabin Pressure is set in the wing and prayer world of a tiny, one-plane airline, staffed by two pilots, one on his way down, and one who was never up to start with. In this, the finale of the whole series, we discover that for MJN Air, whether it's choosing an ice-cream flavour, putting a princess in a van or remembering your grandmother's name, no job is too small, but, many, many jobs are too difficult.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Brilliant!

  • By Rosanne Limoncelli on 03-02-15

Fantastic ending for a fantastic show

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

Reviewed: 04-27-15

This radio show is one of the best pieces of audio I've listened too, and this was the sort of ending it deserved.

  • Doctor Who: Night of the Humans

  • By: David Llewellyn
  • Narrated by: Arthur Darvill
  • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 144
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 104
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 105

"This is the Gyre - the most hostile environment in the Galaxy"250,000 years' worth of junk floating in deep space, home to the shipwrecked Sittuun, the carnivorous Sollogs, and worst of all - the Humans.The Doctor and Amy arrive on this terrifying world in the middle of an all-out frontier war between Sittuun and Humans, and the countdown has already started. There's a comet in the sky, and it's on a collision course with the Gyre . . .When the Doctor is kidnapped, it's up to Amy and 'galaxy-famous swashbuckler' Dirk Slipstream to save the day.But who is Slipstream, exactly? And what is he really doing here?A thrilling, all-new adventure featuring the Doctor and Amy, as played by Matt Smith and Karen Gillan in the spectacular hit series from BBC Television.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • To Quote the Ninth Doctor...Fantastic!

  • By Rachel on 02-01-11

Great audiobook!

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

Reviewed: 03-28-15

Really enjoyed this one. One of the best I've listened to with the 11th doctor as the protagonist. Great performance by Darvill.

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  • Doctor Who: The Way through the Woods

  • By: Una McCormack
  • Narrated by: Meera Syal
  • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 64
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 51
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 54

England, today. Between the housing estate and the motorway lies an ancient wood. The motorway bends to avoid it. Last week, teenager Laura Brown went missing. Tonight, Vicky Caine will miss her bus and take a shortcut through the wood. And she will disappear too. England, 1917. Between the village and the main road lies an ancient wood. The old Roman road bends to avoid it. Tonight Emily Bostock and a man called Rory Williams will go to the woods.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A mystery that keeps you riveted till the end .

  • By Beau Henry Sheppard on 12-05-11

Best DW audiobook I've listened to yet

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

Reviewed: 03-22-15

I've listened to some 20+ DW books in the past few months and I have to say this one may be my absolute favorite.

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  • Undone: Series 1

  • By: Ben Moor
  • Narrated by: Ben Moor, Alex Tregear, Duncan Wisbey
  • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 17
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 17

Ben Moor's comic sci-fi saga with Sarah Solemani and Dan Antopolski follows Edna Turner's adventures in London's bizarre parallel city. In this first series, she finds a new job and visits the theatre (or should that be 'untheatre'?) Meanwhile, genuinely faceless bureaucrats threaten to run London, as Edna's mum arrives, and London gets stranger and stranger for Edna, Tankerton, and both the Carlos.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • This was a let down and I can't return it online.

  • By Mariah on 01-28-15

This was a let down and I can't return it online.

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

Reviewed: 01-28-15

Would you try another book from Ben Moor and/or the narrators?

I didn't like the format so probably not.

What was most disappointing about Ben Moor’s story?

Format of the show. Either have show almost entirely conveyed through voice acting or stick to first person narration. The 1/2-1/2 split made the listen choppy and hard to get ino.

What didn’t you like about the narrators’s performance?

See above. Voice acting was fine, performance were fine.

What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

Disappointment. Story was boring and character's were superficial. Not funny enough to rely on quirkiness and charm alone, but doesn't have anything else to fall back on.

Any additional comments?

It's absurd I have to call in to get my money back on this purchase.