This Giddy Globe

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(3 stars; 4 reviews)

Is there a genre called FUN? Yes, and this is it! Insanely humorous geography that will have you rolling on the floor laughing with your sides hurting. (Summary by Neeru Iyer) (1 hr 12 min)


01 - Part 1, Preface and Chapters 1-3 10:06 Read by Graeme Dunlop
02 - Part 1, Chapters 4-6 4:36 Read by David Lawrence
03 - Part 1, Chapters 7-9 6:07 Read by David Lawrence
04 - Part 1, Chapters 10-12 5:25 Read by Diana Majlinger
05 - Part 1, Chapters 13-17 6:10 Read by David Lawrence
06 - Part 2, Chapters 18-21 7:33 Read by David Lawrence
07 - Part 2, Chapters 22-26 7:07 Read by Kevin Vinck
08 - Part 3, Chapters 27-32 8:41 Read by David Lawrence
09 - Part 3, Chapters 33-37 8:23 Read by David Lawrence
10 - Part 3, Chapters 38-42, Epilogue and Appendix 8:40 Read by David Lawrence


Great but...

(2 stars)

This is such a fun book, unfortunately the narration is not so good, hence the two star rating. Gutenberg has a copy with the original illustrations. The pictures add so much to the text. I would suggest that listeners take a look if they are able to.

A Yay and a Yikes

(3 stars)

Half this book is read by someone whose accent is so heavy you can't really understand it. I am sure this book would be more enjoyable if those chapters were re-recorded. The chapters I COULD understand were pretty funny. I think I will read this one from the Gutenberg project.

over my head, but...

(5 stars)

i didn't get it. but 5 stars for those who read this book into the public domain. March 2021