Category Archives: Kindle

Not so dark yet

Spoiler Check: I am up to Chapter 3 “Summoned to oppose” of Part Two of The Last Dark by Stephen R Donaldson  There is no point pretending otherwise. I embarked on The Last Dark, the final instalment of the seemingly … Continue reading

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The oddness explained

 A couple of posts ago, I mentioned my surprise and amazement on discovering that I had managed to pick Excession, the fourth book in Iain M. Banks’s Culture series, as my new read on Audible in all ignorance of the fact … Continue reading

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How very odd …

 It is unusual for me to be at a loss to decide what to read next on Audible. I usually have a host of books I am itching to read, but when I recently finished Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins, … Continue reading

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Bridge of Birds Bridges the Pigeon-Holes

 As ever, I have a both a Kindle book and an Audible book on the go. While Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel occupies the “Now Playing” tab on my Audible app, I am around 40% of the way through Bridge … Continue reading

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Bitter Reads

As ever, I have two books on the go, one on Audible and the other on Kindle. Neither of them are thrilling me. You know when a book has gripped you; you can’t wait for another opportunity to read on. … Continue reading

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Too late Roy

All I can say is that I’m glad I didn’t wait for the Roy Dotrice recording of A Feast for Crows to come out on Audible. Random House are releasing it on 15 December and it will presumably be available … Continue reading

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I must be mad

Having finished the mind-blowing (but flawed) Whipping Star by Frank Herbert on Kindle … it was a short novel by modern standards … I’ve made a start on Fallen Dragon by Peter F Hamilton. That was after another very brief … Continue reading

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