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  • Out of the Silent Planet

  • Ransom Trilogy, Book 1
  • By: C.S. Lewis
  • Narrated by: Geoffrey Howard
  • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,230
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,517
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,533

Out of the Silent Planet is the first novel of the Cosmic Trilogy, considered to be C.S. Lewis' chief contribution to the science fiction genre.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Original, complex, not middle of the road

  • By David on 05-27-05

GOOD BOOK

Overall
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-05-11

I am an athiest and I did not want to be pounded with a religious message and to my delight I was not, C.S of course is going to thread it in at times but its not so much as to annoy the listener. I say for a science fiction book this one is pretty good.

15 of 18 people found this review helpful

  • Kim

  • By: Rudyard Kipling
  • Narrated by: Ralph Cosham
  • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24

Kimball O'Hara is an Irish orphan, but he runs free in the streets of India. As a boy, he shows self-reliance and resourcefulness, running errands for Mahbub Ali, who works for the British Secret Service. Kim also meets a Tibetan lama who is on a quest to be freed from the Wheel of Life and becomes his disciple. Together they have wonderful adventures on the exotically colorful Grand Trunk Road through the Indian countryside.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Gorgeous!!!!!!!

  • By jeremy smither on 01-28-11

Gorgeous!!!!!!!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-28-11

Fantastic story with characters you will love from beginning to end. Kim is now one of my favorite books of all times.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Four Feathers

  • By: A. E. W. Mason
  • Narrated by: Ralph Cosham
  • Length: 9 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 201
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 159
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 158

Just before his regiment sails off to war in the Sudan, British officer Harry Feversham quits the military. He is immediately given four white feathers as symbols of cowardice, one by each of his three best friends and one by his fiancée. To disprove this grave dishonor, Harry dons an Arabian disguise and leaves for the Sudan, where he anonymously comes to the aid of his three friends, saving each of their lives. Having proven his bravery, Harry returns to England, hoping to regain the love and respect of his fiancée.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Deep Realistic Story Masterfully Read

  • By Kappavpi on 07-05-04

FANTASTIC!!!!!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-17-10

Great story, brillliant writing, read by one of the best narrators in the audio book world I give it my highest rating.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful