Earth (The Audiobook): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race by Jon StewartMy rating: 1 of 5 stars **Audio Book Review** While the rest of the cast did a superb job, if he's going to keep doing these, someone needs to teach Jon how to sparkle on audio as much as he does when he … Continue reading Review: The Daily Show Presents: Earth (The Audio Book)
America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction by Jon StewartMy rating: 2 of 5 stars **Review for Audio Book** What a disappointment! That this book is credited with audio awards is proof that those awards are decided on the text and the celebrity of the reader, not the audio elements. I don't know … Continue reading Review: The Daily Show Presents America (The Book), The Audio Book.
Disneywar by James B. Stewart My rating: 2 of 5 stars I listened to this on audiobook, so I'll discuss the content and the production separately. Content: Maybe it's because I'm a trained historian, but I found myself mumbling, sometimes shouting at my kindle: "according to who?" "says who?" "you can't know that was what … Continue reading Review: Disney War, by James B. Stewart, narrated by Patrick Lawlor
Shinto and Japanese New Religions by Byron Earhart read by Ben Kingsley My rating: 3 of 5 stars Full of interesting information, this audio book makes for a good introduction to Japanese religions and spirituality. I was looking forward to hearing Kingsley narrate but, for some reason, he adopts a tone right out of a … Continue reading Review: Shinto & Japanese New Religions