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    • How to Land an A330 Airbus

    • And Other Vital Skills for the Modern Man
    • By: James May
    • Narrated by: James May
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 155
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 117

    Being given yet another pointless 'man manual' that told him 50 ways to tie a bow tie in under 30 seconds made James May certain there was a need for another kind of book. This book, in fact. He reckons there are nine vital things that a chap should be able to do.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely Ridiculous and Worth a Read!

    • By Michaela on 06-02-13

    Regular price: $16.63

    • The Reassembler

    • By: James May
    • Narrated by: James May
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    From the humble garden lawnmower to the ear-splitting electric guitar, James May returns with a typically wacky account of what makes these great machines work, one piece at a time. Reassembly is merely a form of therapy; something that stimulates a part of my brain that is left wanting in my daily life. When I rebuild a bicycle, I reorder my head. So might you....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • James May does it again!

    • By Kim on 03-15-18

    Regular price: $20.65

    • James May's 20th Century

    • By: James May, Phil Dolling
    • Narrated by: James May
    • Length: 4 hrs and 32 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112

    How much should you pay for a return trip to the moon? How are Winnie the Pooh and the artificial heart related? Did teenagers exist before 1950? If not, who invented them? James May's 20th Century answers all these questions and more.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very informative and entertaining

    • By Ron on 05-15-09

    Regular price: $14.01

    • Car Fever

    • The Car Bore's Essential Companion
    • By: James May
    • Narrated by: James May
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118

    As well as writing about his first love, cars, James has a go at political correctness, the endless rules and regulations of daily life, the internal combustion engine and traffic wardens. He discusses gastropubs, Jeremy Clarkson, and other trials of modern life. His highly entertaining observations from behind the wheel will have you laughing out loud, whether you share his opinions or not.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Clever and easy plain talk by James

    • By Theodore John on 09-15-15
    • The Car Bore's Essential Companion
    • By: James May
    • Narrated by: James May
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 10-13-09
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 151 ratings

    Regular price: $16.63

    • Endless Worlds Volume 1

    • By: Ken Mann, Peter Koevari, E. R. Robin Dover, and others
    • Narrated by: David Swanson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    A fantasy, science fiction, and horror anthology featuring seven short stories by well-received authors. They may scare you, thrill you, and capture your imagination. If you enjoy high-quality short stories that will excite you, then this is for you! E. R. Robin Dover’s “The Trees” (horror): In a remote desert region of southwestern New Mexico, centered along the Rio Grande, is an ancient grove of trees permeated with an evil that has always existed.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A good Anthology of current Science Fiction themes

    • By cosmitron on 04-12-18

    Regular price: $19.95