Books: Spoken Word
I, Claudius Jonathan Oliver Isis, unabridged, 19hrs 45mins, pounds 22.99; A Tale of Two Cities Richard Pascoe Cover to Cover, 14hrs 35mins, pounds 36.99
Saturday 12 June 1999
NEXT, STAGE one of a new ambition: to get to grips with Dickens. BBC dramatisations are excellent, but there is no substitute for Cover to Cover's unabridged series, and A Tale of Two Cities is the perfect way to start. It's also a thriller in its own right, an aspect of the novel which Pascoe conveys superbly.
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