To get a sense of whether someone likes it or not, there are some free chapters here:
and here (for Kindle):
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0240815807 (look under the picture of the book).
One of the really neat things about the book is that it has audio examples on-line: http://www.cambridge-mt.com/ms-intro.htm
It seems really helpful for those at the beginning of the learning curve, I’m enjoying the heck out of it!