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  • Angels and Demons

  • By: Dan Brown
  • Narrated by: Richard Poe
  • Length: 18 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 222
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 203
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 203

World-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a Swiss research facility to analyze a cryptic symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. What he discovers is unimaginable: a deadly vendetta against the Catholic Church by a centuries-old underground organization, the Illuminati. Desperate to save the Vatican from a powerful time bomb, Langdon joins forces in Rome with the beautiful and mysterious scientist Vittoria Vetra.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Slow but Wow

  • By Simone2 on 07-04-2015

Intense drama

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-05-2018

Once you start - it is hard to stop listening
Interesting plot development with great historical background

  • False Impression

  • By: Jeffrey Archer
  • Narrated by: Lorelei King
  • Length: 10 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 43
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 38

When an aristocratic old lady is brutally murdered in her country home the night before 9/11, it takes all the resources of the FBI and Interpol to work out the connection between her and the possible motive for her death - a priceless Van Gogh painting. It's a young woman in the North Tower when the first plane crashed into the building who has the courage and determination to take on both sides of the law and avenge the old lady's death.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Boring

  • By Beverly on 18-09-2016

Great novel that entertained and informed

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 15-01-2018

False impressions days Insight to the art world and the murky side of finance

A great read

  • Fishing for Stars

  • By: Bryce Courtenay
  • Narrated by: Humphrey Bower
  • Length: 22 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 102
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 95
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 95

Nicholas Duncan is a semi-retired shipping magnate who resides in idyllic Beautiful Bay in Indonesia, where he is known as the old patriarch of the islands. He is grieving the loss of his beautiful Eurasian wife, Anna, and is suffering for the first time from disturbing flashbacks to WWII, the scene of their first meeting and early love. His other wartime lover is the striking Marg Hamilton, a powerful and influential political player in Australia who has remained close to Nick.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Sequel syndrome 😔

  • By Anonymous User on 19-12-2017

Rambling without clear direction

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
2 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 24-07-2017

As a follow-on from their persimmon tree it lacked depth of storyline
Whilst there was some interesting information areas of Japanese culture rambled on a lot of dates without enough action to keep me fully engaged

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