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  • Along the Way: The Journey of a Father and Son

  • By: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Hope Edelman
  • Narrated by: Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez
  • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 29

In this remarkable dual memoir, film legend Martin Sheen and accomplished actor/filmmaker Emilio Estevez recount their lives as father and son. In alternating chapters—and in voices that are as eloquent as they are different—they narrate stories spanning more than 50 years of family history, and reflect on their journeys into two different kinds of faith.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • An absolute blessing to listen to.

  • By Michelle on 25-04-2017

Phenomenal!

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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 23-05-2019

Love that they both read their own parts, it makes it that much more gripping.

  • Hail to the Chin

  • Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor
  • By: Bruce Campbell, Craig Sanborn
  • Narrated by: Bruce Campbell
  • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 23
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    5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23

One of my dad’s favorite jokes about getting older was: “I went out for coffee when I was twenty-one and when I got back I was fifty-eight!” I get what he meant now. Time flies. My first book, If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a "B" Movie Actor, was published back in 2001 and it chronicles the adventures of a “mid-grade, kind of hammy actor" (my words), cutting his teeth on exploitation movies far removed from mainstream Hollywood. This next book, an “Act II” if you will, could be considered my “maturing years” in show business, when I began to say “no” more often and gravitated toward self-generated material. Taking stock in the overall quality of my life, I fled Los Angeles and moved to a remote part of Oregon to renew, regroup and reload. If that sounds tame, the journey from Evil Dead to Spider-Man to Burn Notice was long, with plenty of adventures/mishaps along the way. I never pictured myself hovering above Baghdad in a Blackhawk helicopter, facing a pack of wild dogs in Bulgaria, or playing an aging Elvis Presley with cancer on his penis - how can you predict this stuff? The sheer lunacy of show business is part of the fun for me and I hope you'll come along for the ride.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Easy interesting and funny listen

  • By Anonymous User on 13-12-2018

awesome!

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Reviewed: 14-09-2018

just as good as the first one. a great overview of the film industry and lifestyle

  • Finding My Virginity

  • The New Autobiography
  • By: Sir Richard Branson
  • Narrated by: Steve West
  • Length: 17 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 316
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 279
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 282

Fifty years ago, Sir Richard Branson started his first business. In his new autobiography, Finding My Virginity, the Virgin founder shares his personal, intimate thoughts on five decades as the world's ultimate entrepreneur. In Finding My Virginity, Sir Richard Branson shares the secrets that have seen his family business grow from a student magazine into a global brand, his dreams of private citizens flying to space develop from a childhood fantasy to the brink of reality and his focus shift from battling bigger rivals to changing business for good.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Good if you like Richard Branson

  • By Anonymous User on 17-04-2018

An incredible life lived

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Reviewed: 02-03-2018

Good narrator. Great listen. What an incredible and inspiring character. After listening to the accidents appendix, I can't believe he's still alive!

  • Oathbringer

  • The Stormlight Archive, Book Three
  • By: Brandon Sanderson
  • Narrated by: Michael Kramer, Kate Reading
  • Length: 55 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1,278
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,191
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,193

From the best-selling author who completed Robert Jordan's epic Wheel of Time series comes a new original creation that matches anything else in modern fantasy for epic scope, thrilling imagination, superb characters and sheer addictiveness. Return to a planet swept by apocalyptic storms, a world tipping into war as aristocratic families move to control the shard blades and shard plates, ancient artefacts from a past civilisation that can win wars.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Goosebumps

  • By stephanie joanne on 20-11-2017

Consistent Quality

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-02-2018

Which character – as performed by Michael Kramer and Kate Reading – was your favourite?

All of them!!

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes, but i can't stay up for 55 hours!

Any additional comments?

Oh my god Sanderson has done it again. The consistency in quality is amazing.

  • Words of Radiance

  • The Stormlight Archive, Book 2
  • By: Brandon Sanderson
  • Narrated by: Michael Kramer, Kate Reading
  • Length: 48 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1,580
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,482
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,478

Book two of the Stormlight Archive. From the best-selling author who completed Robert Jordan's epic Wheel of Time series comes a new, original creation that matches anything else in modern fantasy for epic scope, thrilling imagination, superb characters, and sheer addictiveness. Return to a planet swept by apocalyptic storms, a world tipping into war as aristocratic families move to control the shard blades and shard plates, ancient artifacts from a past civilisation that can win wars.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • loved it

  • By Joshua on 28-04-2015

Holy (swear word) this is epic.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-09-2017

Would you listen to Words of Radiance again? Why?

By George I would. The Stormlight Archives sit right up there with Game of Thrones, The King Killer Chronicles, and Warcraft lore. Brandon is an absolute fantasy talent. He is on point with the turning points and level of obstacles thrown in the protagonists path, while simultaneously bringing absolute originality to the world and it's lore. Outstanding.

What does Michael Kramer and Kate Reading bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

They bring depth to the fictional races via the accents and intonations they use when various characters of various races speak. Phenomenal variety.

  • A Life in Parts

  • By: Bryan Cranston
  • Narrated by: Bryan Cranston
  • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 421
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 396
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 394

Bryan Cranston landed his first role at seven, when his father, a struggling actor and director, cast him in a commercial. Soon Bryan was haunting the local movie theater, reenacting scenes with his older brother. Acting was clearly his destiny - until one day his father disappeared. As a young man on a classic cross-country motorcycle trip, he found himself stranded at a rest area in the Blue Ridge Mountains. To pass the time, he read a tattered copy of Hedda Gabler, and in a flash he found himself face-to-face with his original calling.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Perfect

  • By Amazon Customer on 27-10-2016

Great bloke

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Reviewed: 09-02-2017

What did you like most about A Life in Parts?

He's such a down to earth guy, and how he delivers the content feels so genuine. To me personally, its a fantastic autobiography that left me retrospective of some of my own early life decisions, especially as a creative. Great book.