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The Beginner’s Guide to Choosing a Great Audiobook

By on November 24, 2017

I do most of my reading these days via audiobooks. I’ve been listening to audiobooks for a few years now, and have definitely chosen some real winners and some…

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Review: It Takes Two — Our Story

By on November 17, 2017

As anyone who follows my Goodreads can quickly note, I’m a sucker for author-read celebrity memoir(ish) audiobooks. My latest choice was It Takes Two: Our Story, by Jonathan and…

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Review: The Crows of Beara

By on October 20, 2017

The Crows of Beara, by Julie Christine Johnson, takes place in rural, windswept Ireland. As someone interested in all things Irish — especially the landscape — this book appealed…

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Review: A Column of Fire

By on October 9, 2017

A Column of Fire is Ken Follett’s third book in the Kingsbridge series, which began with the much-loved Pillars of the Earth. If you’re a Follett fan and have…

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Review Roundup: June Edition

By on June 28, 2017

It’s been a busy few months for me, but I’ve still been reading quite a bit — thank goodness for audiobooks! Here’s what I think of the books I’ve…