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Audiobook Spotlight: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series by Douglas Adams

I recently finished listening to Douglas Adams’ wonderful Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series.  I read the first book in print several years ago (and loved it), but I never got around to reading the rest of the series.  So when I … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #8: Audiobook Edition

Time for a mini review roundup of all the audiobooks I’ve listened to recently.  Click on the links to see my brief Goodreads review.        The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Jon Ronson

I just finished listening to my fourth audiobook by Jon Ronson, who is now cemented as one of my favorite nonfiction writers ever.  All of his books are clever, funny, and intensely interesting.  Ronson is also a great audiobook narrator. … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #6: Audiobook Edition

Even though I haven’t had the chance to read, I have been listening to audiobooks like crazy on my daily commute.  I even caved and bought a subscription to Audible,* which has been awesome so far.  Here are the books I’ve listened … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #4

I’ve read some excellent books lately!  Click the links below to read my mini reviews on Goodreads. Silent in the Grave (Lady Julia #1) by Deanna Raybourn – 5/5 The Fault in Our Stars by John Green – 5/5 Cold … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #3

Here are some more mini reviews.  Click on the links to be taken to my review on Goodreads. The Hour of Dust and Ashes (Charlie Madigan #3) by Kelly Gay – 4/5 A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle #1) … Continue reading

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Review: Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert (audiobook)

Genre: NonfictionFormat: AudiobookPublisher: Penguin (January 30, 2007)How I got this book: LibraryLinks: Amazon Goodreads Blurb from Goodreads: In her early thirties, Elizabeth Gilbert had everything a modern American woman was supposed to want–husband, country home, successful career–but instead of feeling … Continue reading

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First experience with an audiobook

I recently decided to try listening to an audiobook on long drives.  Usually, I just turn on the radio, but that gets mind-numbing after a while.  My hope was that an audiobook would keep my brain more engaged as I … Continue reading

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