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Flann O'Brien's most popular and surrealistic novel concerns an imaginary, hellish village police force and a local murder. Weird, satirical, and very funny, it is read by Irish master reader Jim Norton.

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Great storytelling by a terrific narrator! I want to listen to it again and then maybe again!

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  • 10-28-11

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I read The Third Policeman many years ago and found it strange, confusing and totally wonderful. I was therefore pleased to see that the production team have done such an excellent job with the audiobook.

Jim Norton was an excellent choice as narrator, and his voice adds an engaging lilt to the text.

Yes, it's still as confusing as before, and there will be times when you rewind because you think you've lost the plot. It's okay, everyone does. I'm still not completely sure I understood the ending, but I will be happy to give this one another listen.

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