Audrey Newton

"Omnivore bibliophile"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 95% (71 of 75)
Location: Durham NC


Top Reviewer Ranking: 120,256 - Total Helpful Votes: 71 of 75 Gift Box - 50 (Generic) by Amazon EU S..r.l.
5.0 out of 5 stars Terrific Gift, 6 Aug 2013
This was for a friend who is immobilized for six weeks by injury. He got to pick his own "diversions" from DVDs to books to while away the time, impatient man that he is. This was I didn't have to guess about what he would like. A win-win, as they say.
Endeavour - The Complete First Series [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Shaun Evans
71 of 75 people found the following review helpful
While I was very skeptical that a prequel to Morse would do justice to Morse, I have become a believer in this series. (I didn't believe that the Lewis sequels would work either. Wrong again!!)

I own the first Endeavor, and was in England recently while this second series was shown, but unfortunately didn't get to see it, which brings me to pre-ordering it now.

The hallmark of the Morse series was its structural cohesion: great stories, compelling writing, impeccable acting, intelligent use of detail, consistent but evolving themes, brilliant camera work and music of sheer genius. My highest accolade is that while I myself could not imagine a youthful Morse, Shaun… Read more