4 movies to rediscover as audiobooks

These books – two classics and two recent releases – have all been adapted to film. 

3. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

3  Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, by Ian Fleming
(Read by David Tennant, AudioGO Ltd., 2 CDs, 2 hours and 22 minutes)

Both Ian Fleming’s classic adventure about a self-possessed car and an eccentric family and an updated version (“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Flies Again,” by Frank Cottrell Boyce, AudioGO Ltd., 4 CDs, 4 hours and 31 minutes) have been released as entertaining, well-produced audiobooks. As read by David Tennant, both stories are quick-paced, enlivened with music, and great fun. Grade: A-

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