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Convergent Space – Good title but what about the book?

As with most things, there is good and bad. Let’s be generous and start by acknowledging the good points of Convergent Space by John-Paul Cleary. It is reasonably entertaining. I allowed myself to buy into it, got fairly well hooked and … Continue reading

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Whispersync for Audible?

About a year ago, I made a wistful plea for Amazon’s Whispersync technology, which keeps your place in an eBook synchronised over multiple devices, to be extended to other formats, particularly audiobooks. I wasn’t being all that serious at the time. … Continue reading

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Wheel of Time Encyclopaedia Offline

No idea why but the best on-line resource for Wheel of Time fans, Encyclopaedia WoT, is down and has been since yesterday if not earlier. What I value most about the site are the detailed chapter by chapter summaries of … Continue reading

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Spring Dawns and Winter’s Heart Remains Inaudible

It is now six weeks since I first reported to Audible that Winter’s Heart by Robert Jordan (Book 9 of the Wheel of Time series) was missing the whole of Chapter 27.  They seemed a bit slow to take my … Continue reading

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