The Screwtape Letters (by C. S. Lewis) (UNABRIDGED) : Blackstone Audio : Folium enhancedAudio editio 1
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The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis (unabridged) was produced by Blackstone Audio and comes with what is perhaps the best audiobook app available (see below for features list). A 2007 AudieŽ Award Finalist A masterpiece of satire, this classic has entertained and enlightened readers the world over with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to Our Father Below. At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C. S. Lewis gives us the correspondence of the worldly-wise old devil to his nephew, Wormwood, a novice demon in charge of securing the damnation of an ordinary young man. The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptationand triumph over itever written. Self-contained, this audiobook app is perfect for your commute, on a trip, or while relaxing. Based on a library-quality recording, this app was built especially for your iPhone and iPod Touch. No unreadable text, no endless scrolling. The audio is of higher-than-normal quality, making for a great listening experience that will not tire your ears or grate on your nerves. NOTICE: This app includes the same 5-star recording that is available through other retailers for higher prices. It is unabridged and professionally recorded at Blackstone Audio and read by Ralph Cosham, who has been named "Audio Best of the Year" by Publishers Weekly. You are not buying yet another amateur or volunteer narration. No clicks, background noises, throat clearing, mispronunciations, tinny voices or monotones will be found here. If wit and wisdom, style and scholarship are requisites to passage through the pearly gates, Mr. Lewis will be among the angels. New Yorker EXPERIENCE. About 3.5 hours of narration. Created as a Folium enhancedAudio edition, this book includes extra functions and features not found on lesser players. PLAYER CONTROLS. Includes listen (play), pause, multi-speed fast forward/reverse, jump ahead/back, chapter skip, volume control, one-touch chapter- and bookmark browser. There is also a scrub bar that finds any point inside the chapter with just a tap. SLEEP TIMER. Have you ever fallen asleep watching TV or listening to a book? If so, you'll love this feature. Once set, the book will stop, place a bookmark, and allow you to jump back to where you probably began dozing. CLEAR & ELEGANT DESIGN. Simple, clean, intuitive, and smarter than average. CHAPTER TIMINGS. Always know how much time it will take to finish a chapter. Plus, the progress bar at the top of the screen shows how far into the book youve come. OFFLINE LISTENING. You are airplane-ready! Once downloaded, listen uninterrupted without threat from a lost network connection. Downloads are usually just 5-10 minutes, but depend upon your network speed. AUTO-BOOKMARKING. The player remembers where you stopped listening and returns to that exact spot when you open the book again. TELL-A-FRIEND. An easy way to recommend the book to your friends or Twitter feed. FEEDBACK. Share your ideas for books, functions, and features. We are very responsive to our listeners and appreciate all feedback and ideas. RATING: 12+ For mature themes and situations. ___________________ This masterpiece of satire gives us the correspondence of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to Our Father Below, with a novice demon in charge of securing the damnation of an ordinary young man. This is the best audio ever spoken of the funniest defense of Christianity ever written. AudioFile
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