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Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Review: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

This is an excellent book. I picked up the audio book version (almost 36 hours of listening time) because, it seems like everyone else on the planet, I was curious after hearing about the musical “Hamilton” that was based on this book. I have not yet seen the musical, and I have only heard about half of its soundtrack, but yes, the book does make me want to see and hear it all.

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Review: Becoming by Michelle Obama

Review: Becoming by Michelle Obama

This is an interesting book. I had some Audible credits to use up, so I downloaded this without many expectations. I usually listen to audiobooks while I walk my dogs or do housework, so usually I “re-read” a favorite book while doing something else. That means that if I miss something, I don’t lose track of the narrative. In this case, I had heard many positive reviews and thought I would give it a try. With the Audible credit, it worked out to be cheaper to purchase as an audiobook rather than an ebook.

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Review:  The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

Review:  The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Name of the Wind is a big book, with a big reputation. It has been recommended to me a number of times, and I finally decided to listen to it via audiobook. I love reading big books (this is 662 pages in print), and I particularly love listening to a big book – the audiobook version takes 27 hours and 56 minutes to complete. I listen when I am walking my dogs, exercising, and sometimes when cooking or doing

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