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Appendix N - Free Audiobooks

Here are links to the public domain audiobooks available for the author's listed in Gary Gygax's "Appendix N" from the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons' Dungeon Masters Guide. These can all be downloaded for free from Librivox.

Brackett, Leigh —
Burroughs, Edgar Rice —
Derleth, August —
Dunsany, Lord —
Farmer, P. J. —
Howard, R. E —
Lanier, Sterling —
Leiber, Fritz —
Lovecraft, H. P. —
Merritt, A. —
Norton, Andre —
Tolkien, J. R. R. —
Vance, Jack —
Weinbaum, Stanley —
Wellman, Manley Wade —
Williamson, Jack —


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Adventuring vs. Adventuring
[This has been occupying my mind, blocking my ability to write about other things (like the next part of Woodchipper), so I just needed to get it out of my brain. I've been giving thought to running a campaign set in 1648 in a very fractured Holy Roman Emp...

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No Post This Week
Due to Thanksgiving this week (in the US) and the additional prep activities therein, there will be no session report this week.  Part 2 of Ludovic's Hell will appear next week. Thank you for your understanding!

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Job Six: Ludovic’s Hell, Part 1
[This job happened March 21st, May 2nd, May 9th, May 23rd, June 6th, June 20th, June 27th, July 18th, July 25th, August 8th, and August 22nd.  Things started small at first and fit in among the other jobs, but as things got more…elaborate, “scenes started t...

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Job Five: MoM Defense
[This job happened April 18th, May 2nd, May 23rd, and then never finished due to events in Ludovic’s Hell (which got way out of control).  I’m including it as an example of working against player expectations and to show that not all Johnsons are business p...

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Job Four: Yak Money - Delayed
[Real life became busy this week and I was not able to get everything written up.  Looking at my schedule for this weekend, Sunday just opened up unexpectedly, so I will finish writing this part on Sunday and set it to publish Monday morning (Houston time)....

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Job Three: The Mendoza Hit
[The session report is written, but still needs an editorial pass.  It will post tomorrow (Thursday) late in the day Houston time.  My apologies for the delay.]

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Overview
This “run” was unusual in that, instead of a single large job, there were originally 11 jobs.  The Fin’s player wanted to branch out into becoming a fixer and so seeded the Dark Matrix with ads, offering discreet intervention services.  As a result, a serie...

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Session Report – Woodchipper – Job Two: Aquamatics Schematics
[This job mostly happened May 2nd.  It is not the only thing that happened during this game session, but Bookie’s player took an innovative short-cut to getting the job done.] PCs Involved Bookie – male elf alcoholic hacker, favors whiskey with a whiskey ch...
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