Audiobook

Reviews of books in this format:

Cold Fall by

I should start by saying that I listened to the abridged version, which didn’t do this any favours (it doesn’t any book). It did mean this was mercifully short though. I was assuming this would be a thriller in the vein of the original Bond novels, where we delve into the world of super-villains and – Read the rest of this review

The Wise Man’s Fear by

I bought this because I found myself thinking about Kvothe long after finishing the first book. I wondered where his journey went and was eager to re-enter that world. The good news is you get to spend a lot of time there, as this is a substantial work. For all that, there doesn’t seem to – Read the rest of this review

The Gameshouse by

This was one of those fortunate finds. It was on an offer and I wanted to find three books to take advantage of it. The blurb for this one sounded interesting. Actually this is three shorter books rolled into one. It consists of The Serpent, The Thief and The Master. The first follows a woman – Read the rest of this review

Das Reboot by

Reading the synopsis, what I was expecting was a chronological run-through of the steps that led to the Germans winning the World Cup in 2014. The steps are probably covered, but the book’s format means it’s hard to pick them out. We jump around the timeline so often I had difficulty keeping track of where – Read the rest of this review