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The best combination

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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: 21-09-2019

The story is as perfect as always, but the thing that shines the most is Kate Winslet's accent work. Every character is distinct, and each character accent does not bleed into the narrator's voice at all. I finally understand why Kate Winslet has like eight Oscar nominations, I really understand now.

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Gemma Chan does not disappoint

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

Reviewed: 21-09-2019

The mystery itself is very middle-grade, but when it's supposed to get tense you feel the tension. Gemma Chan's narration is as soothing as always, though if I have to pick a flaw I'd say in some instances her words slur together, but that's so minor it's more ridiculous to point it out

You learn a lot

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

Reviewed: 21-09-2019

Perfect for anyone who loves history, museums and magic. The start is a bit bumpy, Dormer takes a chapter or two to get used to narrating, then she shines

Redmayne is still Redmayne

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

Reviewed: 10-02-2018

This is my first reread of Fantastic Beasts and it’s so much better than I thought it would be. Eddie Redmayne is the perfect narrator, being Newt in the movies and just a phenomenal actor overall. The added sound effects only increased the book’s magic. Short and succinct, highly recommend