Norm Sherman’s Drabblecast doesn’t do audiobooks right. At least – it doesn’t do them the way I like them. Sherman, like a small fraction of audiobook producers, has decided to place a music bed atop all his readings. I hate that.
But since Robert Sheckley’s The Store Of The Worlds isn’t available anywhere else, in the audio format, you may want to check it out anyway. Robert Sheckley was a great writer, and the music bed, while both distracting and ham handed manipulative, doesn’t wholly ruin the story.
The Store Of The Worlds
By Robert Sheckley; Read by Norm Sherman
1 |MP3| – Approx. 36 Minutes [UNABRIDGED]
Podcast: November 19, 2010
First published in Playboy, September 1959 (under the title The World of Heart’s Desire).
Posted by Jesse Willis