The Hobbit is pretty nearly an annual read for my family, and we have listened to Rob Inglis’ unabridged reading on CD. His singing of the poetry isn’t amazing–though better than my making up songs and singing them to Nicolas when he was little for our first read through. Otherwise, it is a delightful way to experience J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic hobbit tale in a new way.
Today only, until midnight, you can get the download for $3.95 at Audible (in the US and for Canadians using the US account).
Also, for Audible members, they are in the middle of their secret 20 Year Anniversary sale. Today there is a free download to members of L.M. Montgomery’s classic Anne of Green Gables. The reading by Rachel MacAdam is just okay, but it is professional and enjoyable. I still think the world needs the Anne series audiobooks read by a pro who can do the Prince Edward Island accents.
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