Spud 2

  • by John van de Ruit
  • Narrated by Maxwell Caulfield
  • 9 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The record-breaking, best-selling sequel to Spud!It's 1991, and John "Spud" Milton's journey to manhood is still creeping along at a snail's pace. Nearly 15, Spud's starting his second year at boarding school and - to his utter mortification - he's still a spud!To make things worse, his dorm mates, the legendary Crazy Eight, have an unusual new member (Roger the cat), and his house is home to a new batch of unruly first years. Spud is soon plagued with women trouble, coerced into expulsion-worthy adventures, and frustrated to find his dreams of fame in tatters after landing the part of the Dove of Peace in a disastrous production of Noah's Ark.Join Spud as he takes another tentative step forward while all around him the madness continues....

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Narrator is an idiot

What possessed Maxwell Caulfield to give John "Spud" Milton, an English boy from Durban, the accent of a boertjie farmer from the platteland? It's like giving Tom Sawyer a scots accent! Did they not listen to the audio book of the first book, "Spud"? Do the producers of South African novels do no research whatsoever?



It's amazing how a bad accent can ruin a perfectly good story.
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- Donn Edwards

Book Details

  • Release Date: 30-03-2009
  • Publisher: Penguin Group USA and Audible