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  • Back, After the Break

  • By: Osher Günsberg
  • Narrated by: Osher Günsberg
  • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 222
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 201
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 199

Osher Gunsberg, one of Australia's most loved celebrities, opens up in a powerful, dark, funny, and heart-wrenching memoir about life, love, and living with mental illness. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Inspiring and thought provoking

  • By Kirilie on 26-08-2018

So Honest

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 23-12-2018

This book is so honest and raw. An extremely hard life story told with humour, pop culture references and reference points we all know. Thank you Osher.

  • Bridge Burning and Other Hobbies

  • By: Kitty Flanagan
  • Narrated by: Kitty Flanagan
  • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 167
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 153
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 152

One of Australia’s favourite and most multitalented entertainers provides hilarious and honest life advice in this candid collection of cautionary tales. Kitty Flanagan has been locked in an industrial freezer in Western Australia and insulted about the size of her lady parts in Singapore and borne witness to the world’s most successful wife swap in suburban Sydney. It’s these valuable lessons from The University of Life that have taught her so many things, including the fact that cliches like ‘The University of Life’ are reeeally annoying. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Funny AF!😂

  • By Dee on 17-08-2018

So so funny.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-11-2018

I loved this so much. Laughed out loud while listening. Kitty is a wonderful story teller and narrator. Highly recommend this book.

  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Book 4

  • By: J.K. Rowling
  • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
  • Length: 21 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 2,119
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,989
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,984

The Triwizard Tournament is to be held at Hogwarts. Only wizards who are over seventeen are allowed to enter - but that doesn't stop Harry dreaming that he will win the competition. Then at Hallowe'en, when the Goblet of Fire makes its selection, Harry is amazed to find his name is one of those that the magical cup picks out. He will face death-defying tasks, dragons, and dark wizards, but with the help of his best friends, Ron and Hermione, he might just make it through - alive!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic

  • By Lizziecat on 16-06-2016

So enjoyable

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

Reviewed: 05-08-2018

This is brilliant so great to listen to. Stephen Fry is wonderful. There are no over the top voices beautifully performed.

  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Book 1

  • By: J.K. Rowling
  • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
  • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 3,747
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 3,488
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 3,475

Harry Potter has never even heard of Hogwarts when the letters start dropping on the doormat at number four, Privet Drive. Addressed in green ink on yellowish parchment with a purple seal, they are swiftly confiscated by his grisly aunt and uncle. Then, on Harry's eleventh birthday, a great beetle-eyed giant of a man called Rubeus Hagrid bursts in with some astonishing news: Harry Potter is a wizard, and he has a place at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An incredible adventure is about to begin!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Stephen Fry was brilliant

  • By John on 19-09-2016

The excellent Stephen Fry

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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: 05-05-2018

Having read this book and seen the movie several times, I was unsure how I would go listening as the characters and their voices were so firmly fixed in my mind. Stephen Fry is truely brilliant in bringing them all to life. Never forgetting the tone of each character, also making sure each character is easily distinguishable. Loved it.

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