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The Eye of the World Audiobook

The Eye of the World: Book One of The Wheel of Time

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When their village is attacked by trollocs, monsters thought to be only legends, three young men, Rand, Matt, and Perrin, flee in the company of the Lady Moiraine, a sinister visitor of unsuspected powers. Thus begins an epic adventure set in a world of wonders and horror, where what was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.

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©1990 Robert Jordan; (P)1996 Books on Tape, Inc.; Published by Audio Renaissance, a division of Holtzbrinck Publishers, LLC

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    Cam 04-03-16
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    "Audible makes reliving this epic possible"

    WoT fan for a Long time. Ive been wanting to reread the series but the series requires a dedication of time for read that almost isn't possible these days. Audible makes this possible now! If you have read and enjoyed fantasy series such as the Icewind Dale trilogy or the Dark Elf trilogy by Salvatore, or the Dragonlance Chronicles, you will more than likely love this epic series.

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    Shawn 04-03-16
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    very good story narrative needs work Bluetooth headset wouldn't help tremendously with experience good job

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    joseph 04-03-16
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    "one of my favorite series. better than 99.9%"

    if like fantasy. better than sword of truth. which I liked. this is one of few I've re-read.

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    Michele G. 03-29-16
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    "Amazing! Wonderful Performance!"

    I have read the book three times. The Audio was much more relaxing. Thanks Audibles.

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    Caitlin 03-29-16
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    "Amazing book!!"

    I love this series so much! Great performance on both readers and phenomenal story. I love how Robert Jordan created an entire world with combinations of customs, languages, everything. It's incredible

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    Red 03-29-16
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    the narration was good but having two readers kinda threw me off but otherwise an amazing rendition

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    "My fourth time and still it's wonderful"

    I really connect with the characters of this series like no other I've read. They feel almost real to me. Unlike Tolkien which is more fanciful.

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    "Summer Read - Book 1 of 14"

    This is my first time listening to the Wot on Audible. Certain passages gave me goosebumps as I remembered them in the book. I almost cried when I heard RJ'S voice at the end of the recording discussing how he prefers listening to his finished books. I hope the world will come to realize his death was a great loss to the world of fantasy.

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    "I liked this. I disagree with other comments "

    Some comments said this was like R R Martin's works. Not so. It captured my imagination and had a great storyline. I had to slow it down, because at normal speed there was too much content at once and it felt rushed.

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    Greg 03-22-16
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    "Loved it!"

    Robert Jordan's characters are probably the best part of this book series. You can't really pick one that is your favorite.

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