The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: The Discworld is in danger, heading towards a seemingly inevitable collision with a malevolent red star, its magic fading. It needs a hero, and fast. What it doesn’t need is Rincewind, an inept and cowardly wizard who is still recovering from the trauma of falling off the edge of the world. Or Twoflower, the…… Continue reading The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett – An Audio Book Review

Alex’s Adventure’s In Numberland by Alex Bellos – An Audiobook Review

Blurb: The world of maths can seem mind-boggling, irrelevant and, let’s face it, boring. This groundbreaking book reclaims maths from the geeks. Mathematical ideas underpin just about everything in our lives: from the surprising geometry of the 50p piece to how probability can help you win in any casino. In search of weird and wonderful…… Continue reading Alex’s Adventure’s In Numberland by Alex Bellos – An Audiobook Review

The Woods by Harlen Coben – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Twenty years ago at summer camp, Paul Copeland’s sister died in the woods, the alleged victim of a serial killer. Her body was never found. Now, Paul is the prosecutor for Essex County, New Jersey, immersed in one of the biggest cases of his career – a case that will change everything he believes…… Continue reading The Woods by Harlen Coben – An Audio Book Review

Polar Vortex by Matthew Mather – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: A routine commercial flight disappears over the North Pole. No wreckage. No transponder signals. Mitch Matthews is writer struggling to make ends meet when his wife’s brother offers them a first-class seat on a flight from Hong Kong to New York. When his wife needs to stay behind, it becomes an opportunity for some…… Continue reading Polar Vortex by Matthew Mather – An Audio Book Review

Amongst Our Weapons by Ben Aaronovitch – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: The London Silver Vaults – for well over a century, the largest collection of silver for sale in the world. It has more locks than the Bank of England and more cameras than a celebrity punch-up.  Not somewhere you can murder someone and vanish without a trace – only that’s what happened. The disappearing…… Continue reading Amongst Our Weapons by Ben Aaronovitch – An Audio Book Review

The Five by Hallie Rubenhold – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Five devastating human stories and a dark and moving portrait of Victorian London – the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper.   Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are famous for the same thing, though they never met. They came from Fleet Street, Knightsbridge, Wolverhampton, Sweden and Wales. They wrote ballads,…… Continue reading The Five by Hallie Rubenhold – An Audio Book Review

The Land of the Undying Lord by J. T. Wright – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: The Infinite World: ever-changing and ever growing. New nations and races rose and fell almost daily. New Classes were discovered, and old ways were lost. Monsters and beasts roamed the earth and were slain by soldiers and adventurers who were, in turn, killed by stronger threats. Heroes and villains created new epics and were…… Continue reading The Land of the Undying Lord by J. T. Wright – An Audio Book Review

Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Mild-mannered headmaster, Thomas Senlin prefers his adventures to be safely contained within the pages of a book. So when he loses his new bride shortly after embarking on the honeymoon of their dreams, he is ill-prepared for the trouble that follows.  To find her, Senlin must enter the Tower of Babel – a world…… Continue reading Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft – An Audio Book Review

Genesis by Rick Partlow – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: It was every starship captain’s nightmare, and for Travis Miller, it was his own personal hell. He’d done everything by the book, but when the Tahni had attacked him and his crew, there was no choice but to return fire and destroy the first alien vessel humans had ever encountered. Excoriated in the press,…… Continue reading Genesis by Rick Partlow – An Audio Book Review

The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come and pass, leaving memories that become legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth returns again. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow. Moiraine Damodred arrives in Emond’s Field…… Continue reading The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan – An Audio Book Review