Life of a Book Hoarder

To Scribd. or Not to Scribd.

I have crept into the audiobook world and started with the service from Scribd. because it was recommended by a friend and they offered a two-month free trial. Their service is $8.99 a month and they offer a wide variety of e-books and audiobooks. I found out that you can only read the e-books on a phone or tablet (which I don’t want to do), but I figured if I decided I was interested in audiobooks, listening to even one or two a month would be well worth it.

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Book Review

Audiobook Review: Abhorsen Trilogy

Sabriel (10+ hours)
Lirael (14+ hours)
Abhorsen (11+ hours)
By Garth Nix

Not My Editions:
Audiobooks
Voiced by Tim Curry
Listened via Scribd

Previously when talking about what format I prefer my books to be in, I mentioned that I’m not big on audiobooks and seldom give them a chance. More recently, my friend, Chelsea, mentioned her recent subscription to Scribd, and how she’d found that Tim Curry narrates the Series of Unfortunate Events books. Being a huge fan of Tim Curry armed with a free, two-month trial, I signed up for Scribd and downloaded the first book in the series.

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