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THE TOMB OF HERCULES Nina Wilde/Eddie Chase Series, Book 2

by | Read by Gildart Jackson

Mystery & Suspense • 12.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

This is action/adventure with a vengeance. Britisher Eddie Chase wipes out dozens of villains with hard-fisted and inventive methods with his feisty lover, Nina, a scientist. It’s the action that's the focus, not history or Hercules. Narrator Gildart Jackson handles a variety of stock characters with breathless English intonations. He's good at portraying the denizens of foreign lands but not great with his depictions of women. (He adds a bit of a lisp, for example.) At one point he “does” a Sean Connery-type fellow; the tone and cadence are nicely familiar and fun. In the end, this is hard to put down. D.R.W. © AudioFile 2011, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2011]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Tantor Media • 2011

CD ISBN 9781452600161 $39.99 • Eleven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781452650166 $29.99 • Two MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • Tantor Media • 2011

CD ISBN 9781452630168 $95.99 • Eleven CDs

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