Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay

Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Recorded Books (2016) Length: 19 hours 24 mins Author's Page In this historical fantasy, Kay captures a beautiful tale that is part coming of age, part espionage, part love story. In a world that closely resembles Renaissance Europe, a bevy of fascinating characters captured my attention and my heart. This was such a well-balanced … Continue reading Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay

Giveaway & Interview: Heather Henderson, Narrator of The Egg and I

Everyone, please welcome Heather Henderson to the blog today. I really enjoyed her narration of the classic The Egg and I by Betty MacDonald. A big thank you to Jess at The Audio Book Worm for setting up this book tour. Swing by the tour page to catch more interviews, reviews, giveaways, and audio excerpts. If your … Continue reading Giveaway & Interview: Heather Henderson, Narrator of The Egg and I

Kushiel’s Mercy by Jacqueline Carey

Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Tantor Audio (2008) Length: 24 hours 15 minutes Series: Book 6 Kushiel's Legacy Author's Page Note: While this is Book 6 in Kushiel's Legacy (also referred to as the Terre D'Ange Cycle) it is Book 3 in the second trilogy and focuses on Imriel de la Courcel, who we met in Book 3 of … Continue reading Kushiel’s Mercy by Jacqueline Carey

Dune by Frank Herbert

Where I Got It: Own it Narrators: Scott Brick, Orlagh Cassidy, Euan Morton, Simon Vance, Ilyana Kadushin Publisher: Macmillan Audio (2007) Length: 21 hours 8 minutes Series: Book 1 Dune, Book 12 Dune Saga Author's Page Set in a sweeping science fiction universe, the human empire is vast and complicated. Spice, from the planet Arrakis (aka Dune) powers it … Continue reading Dune by Frank Herbert

Kushiel’s Justice by Jacqueline Carey

Where I Got It: Own it. Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Tantor Audio (2009) Length: 25 hours 33 minutes Series: Book 5 Kushiel's Legacy Author's Page Note: While this is Book 5 in Kushiel's Legacy (also referred to as the Terre D'Ange Cycle) it is Book 2 in the second trilogy and focuses on Imriel de la Courcel, who … Continue reading Kushiel’s Justice by Jacqueline Carey

Kushiel’s Scion by Jacqueline Carey

Where I Got It: Own it. Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Tantor Audio (2008) Length: 27 hours 38 minutes Series: Book 4 Kushiel's Legacy Author's Page   Note: While this is Book 4 in Kushiel's Legacy (also referred to as the Terre D'Ange Cycle) it is Book 1 in the second trilogy and focuses on Imriel de la Courcel, … Continue reading Kushiel’s Scion by Jacqueline Carey

SPQR I: The King’s Gambit by John Maddox Roberts

Where I Got It: Own it. Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Blackstone Audio (2008) Length: 7 hours 18 minutes Series: Book 1 SPQR Author's Page Set in the 1st century ancient Rome, this murder mystery will have you hooked and wanting more. In the time of Crassus and Pompey, murder and intrigue are not that uncommon. However, … Continue reading SPQR I: The King’s Gambit by John Maddox Roberts

Giveaway & Interview: Franz Ross, Author of Our Future Good

Folks, please welcome Franz Ross (aka T. J. Kirby), author of Our Future Good. I really enjoyed Our Future Good, a sharp mix of near-future scifi and social commentary. The audiobook is narrated by Simon Vance, one of my all-time favorite narrators. He's here today for a lovely chat about physics in science fiction writing, … Continue reading Giveaway & Interview: Franz Ross, Author of Our Future Good

Our Future Good by T. J. Kirby

Where I Got It: Won a copy from the author via Audiobook Reviewer (thanks!). Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Ross Books (2014) Length: 2 hours 47 minutes Author's Page Mary & Joe are about to embark on their adult lives. They've just finished their General Studies and it's now time for them to pick a Project to work on. Mary … Continue reading Our Future Good by T. J. Kirby

Pariah by Thomas Emson

Where I Got It: Review copy via the publisher via Edelweiss (thanks!). Publisher: Tantor Audio (2013) Narrator: Simon Vance Length: 10 hours 55 minutes Author's Page The 1888 murders of 5 east end Londoners was never solved, though the cases became famous for the nick name given to the never-identified murderer: Jack the Ripper. East End suffers another murder spree … Continue reading Pariah by Thomas Emson